Theodosia Louise Travis

1866–1930 (Age 63)
Hemphill, Sabine, Texas, United States

The Life of Theodosia Louise

When Theodosia Louise Travis was born on 25 February 1866, in Hemphill, Sabine, Texas, United States, her father, Cannon Travis, was 39 and her mother, Saphronia Pauline White, was 35. She married Milton Thomas Anthony on 24 March 1886, in Sabine, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Angelina, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 6 February 1930, in Jasper, Jasper, Texas, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Hemphill, Sabine, Texas, United States.

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Theodosia Louise Travis
Milton Thomas Anthony
Marriage: 24 March 1886
Saphronia Anthony
Frances F (Fannie) Anthony
Elizabeth L. Anthony
Leaffie R Anthony
Addie P Anthony

Spouse & Children

24 March 1886
Sabine, Texas, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1827–1897Male

  • Saphronia Pauline White




  • Mary Elizabeth Travis


  • Nancy Pauline Travis


  • William Hardy Travis


  • James Cannon Travis


  • Female1860–1949Female

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 4

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Lancashire and Yorkshire): occupational name for a gatherer of tolls exacted for the right of passage across a bridge, ford, or other thoroughfare, from Middle English travis ‘crossing’, variant of travers ( see Travers ).2 German: Americanized variant of Drewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • T L Anthony in household of M Anthony, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Theo Dacey Anthony, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Docia L. Travis, "Texas Marriages, 1837-1973"

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