19. John D. White

WHITE, JOHN D. (1876-1910): John D. White was born in Collin, Texas in 1876 where his parents, Matilda Mcworter White (1848-unknown), and father, John Matt White (1839-unknown), both born in Tennessee, lived before moving to Denton County. John D. had seven siblings; Ella An (b. 1865), Mary F. (b. 1869), Sarah D. (b. 1871), Melissa C. (b. 1873), Liza Jane (b. 1878), Allie (b. 1880), and James Manuel (b. 1884). In 1877, tax rolls showed that John D. White's father owned a plot of land worth $450 in McKinney, Texas. The White family lived and worked as farmers on this land. John's father worked as a farmer while his mother stayed at home. According to the 1894 tax rolls, John White did not own land but was a farm laborer for his father in the 1900s on land neighboring the Smith family. John Matt White, his father, passed away at an unknown date in Mustang, Denton County, Texas. By the age of 24, John could read and write English and was not yet married. John D. White passed away of pneumonia on the 26th of February, 1910, at the age of thirty-four in McLennan, Texas and was buried in St. John's Cemetery.

John White's Family Tree

John Matt White and Matilda White are John D. Whites parents.

Death Certificate: John White (1910)

On the Death Certificate, unfortunately, John White's birth date is wrong, but the death year is correct.

John D. White Photograph of Parents

Parents of John D. White. Photograph with birth dates.

J.D. White Headstone

Headstone of John D. White in St. John's Cemetery, Pilot Point.

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The People of St. John's - St. John's Cemetery - Gone to Texas

Citations: Year: 1880; Census Place: Precinct 2, Denton, Texas; Roll: 1300; Page: 69B; Enumeration District: 103.; Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 2, Denton, Texas; Page: 9; Enumeration District: 0047.; Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 15 April 2018), memorial page for John D White (1872–26 Feb 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32000757, citing Old Slave Cemetery, Pilot Point, Denton County, Texas, USA; Ancestry.com. Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. : "Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1837-1910", database with images, 19 July 2017), John D White, 1877. : "Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1837-1910", database with images,, John White, 1894. : "Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1837-1910", John M White, 1877.