I am seeking additional information regarding my father's family.His father was James Emmitt Erwin and his mother was Mary M. Hodges Erwin.James had two sisters and one brother> Nora, Ethel and Fred.
Information:James Emmitt Erwin b. 1881 (AL), d. 1956 (TX - Corsicana) Mary M. Erwin b. 1890 (TX), d. 1937 (TX) Son - Otha Carl Erwin B. 1907 (TX) d. 1977 AR) Daughter - died at a very young age - 18 months.
Fred Gordon Erwin b. 1887 (?), d. 1956 (TX) Bettie Erwin b. 1859 d. 1937 (TX) T. H. Sanford b. 1886 d. 1954 (TX)
In the 1915-16 Corsicana City Directory the following information was listed: Bettie Erwin (Wid Emmett) Ethel Erwin Fred G Erwin James E. Erwin (Mary)
In 1922-23 Directory Bettie Erwin ( Wid Emmett) Ethel Erwin Fred G. Erwin James E. Erwin and Mary Paul Erwin 1926 Directory Bettie, Fred, G. and James E and Mary and Otha. 1931 Directory Bettie, Fred, George J and Daisy, Ishmael, Italy, James E and Mary and Otha. 1936 Directory James E and Mary, and T Walter Erwin 1938 Directory Erwin-Beasley Co. (T Walter Erwin, Lonnie S. Beasley) flour and gros whol at 117 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana. Daisy Erwin, Fred, Geor J with KAND Radio Station, James E, T. Walter Erwin and Willie M. Erwin. 1941 Directory Erwin-Beasley Co(T Walter Erwin, Lonnie S. Beasley) flour and gros whol at 111-13 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana. Fred G, Jaems E. (Erwin's Barbecue Stand) T Walter, Jr. (Ruth; Erwin-Beasley Co) Willie M Erwin - cook WPA Colored Nursery School 1947 Directory Erwin-Beasley Co, Nettie Ervin, Fred G. Erwin, Jas E Jewell) Erwin, Thos W. Erwin, Jr. (Ruth; Erwin-Beasley Co) 1951 Directory Erwin-Beasley Co, Fred G. James E (Jewell) and Walter Ruth) 1956 Directory Erwin-Beasley Co, J.E. (Jewell) and Walter T. Erwin, Mayor City of Corsicana. 1958 Directory Erwin-Bealey (Walter Erwin-Lonnie Beasley) developers Jewel (Wid J. E.) Jewell (Wid Mell) Mariah (Wid Robert) Walter T (Ruth)
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