Dessie D Foust

1897–1976 (Age 79)
Collin, Texas, United States

The Life of Dessie D

When Dessie D Foust was born on 12 February 1897, in Collin, Texas, United States, her father, Calvin Anthony Foust, was 24 and her mother, Margret Elizabeth Adeline Caskey, was 20. She married Roy H McClure on 16 November 1913, in Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Collingsworth, Texas, United States in 1930 and Byars Township, McClain, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 13 August 1976, in McClain, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in New Johnsonville Cemetery, Byars Township, McClain, Oklahoma, United States.

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Dessie D Foust
Roy H McClure
Marriage: 16 November 1913
Mack McClure
Jake Mcclure
Jessie McClure
Rual McClure
Verginia McClure

Spouse & Children

16 November 1913
Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States


  • Mack McClure


  • Jessie McClure


  • Rual McClure


  • Verginia McClure


  • Jake Mcclure


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"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""."
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 21

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Bessie Mcclure in household of Ray Mcclure, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dessie Mc Clure in household of Roy H Mc Clure, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dassey Foust in household of Cal A Foust, "United States Census, 1910"

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