Samuel Edward Heath

25 February 1898–9 May 1971 (Age 73)
Mingus, Palo Pinto, Texas, United States

The Life of Samuel Edward

When Samuel Edward Heath was born on 25 February 1898, in Mingus, Palo Pinto, Texas, United States, his father, William John Heath, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ann Butler, was 29. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Alice May Turner. He lived in Justice Precinct 7, Stephens, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 7, Palo Pinto, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 9 May 1971, in Ranger, Eastland, Texas, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Brad Cemetery, Strawn, Palo Pinto, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Edward Heath
Alice May Turner
Shannon Eubanks Heath
Corrinne Heath

Spouse and Children



    Shannon Eubanks Heath


    Corrinne Heath


Parents and Siblings

    William John Heath


    Mary Ann Butler




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 3

"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 20

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

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath (Middle English hethe, Old English hǣð) or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Bedfordshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and West Yorkshire, named with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin since the late 16th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sam Heath, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sam E Heath in household of William J Heath, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sam E Heath in household of William J Heath, "United States Census, 1920"

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