Grover Franklin Redford

27 June 1900–23 October 1985 (Age 85)
McKinney, Collin, Texas, United States

The Life of Grover Franklin

When Grover Franklin Redford was born on 27 June 1900, in McKinney, Collin, Texas, United States, his father, Zacharias Taylor Redford, was 29 and his mother, Winifred Priscilla Watts, was 21. He married Silvia Lavina Jane Capps about 15 May 1923. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Calvin, Hughes, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Dewar, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 23 October 1985, in Henryetta, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Wilson, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States.

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Grover Franklin Redford
Silvia Lavina Jane Capps
Marriage: about 15 May 1923
Ellen Elizabeth Pricilla Redford
A C Manuel Redford
James Monroe Redford
Harold Ray Redford
Doris Jean Loretta Redford
Earl Douglas Lee Redford
David Garnett REDFORD

Spouse and Children

about 15 May 1923


    Ellen Elizabeth Pricilla Redford



    James Monroe Redford



    Doris Jean Loretta Redford


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World Events (8)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 1

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Radford .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Grover Redford in household of Zack Redford, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Grover F Redford, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grover F Redford in household of Zack P Redford, "United States Census, 1910"

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