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I need information on the parents, siblings, and descendants of Rutherford Porter Cawthon.
Rutherford Porter Cawthon, b. 26 Feb. 1822 in TN, d. 28 May 1880 in Titus Co., TX. He married

1.) on 5 Apr 1854 in Cass Co., TX to Susan Jane Mason, b. 1833 in TN. She was the daughter of William and Matilda (Lewis) Mason. Children:

1. Leona Gray Cawthon b. 26 Jan 1855, d. 9 Jun 1886 in Titus Co., TX; m. a Chapman.
2. Mary "Maggie" Charlotte Cawthon b. 8 Mar 1858, d. 3 Mar 1918; m. William Sargent Chapman on 24 Dec. 1889 in Titus Co., TX.

2.) on 23 Dec. 1860 in Marion Co., TX to Karen Rebecca Mason b. 4 May 1843 in TN, d. 29 Apr 1878 in TX. She was a sister to his first wife. Children:

3. Randolph M. Cawthon b. 18 Dec 1862, d. 24 Jun 1891 in Ark.
4. Susan Alice Cawthon b. 15 May 1866.
5. Willia P. Cawthon b. 28 Sep 1868, d. 12 Oct 1904 in Collin Co., TX.
6. Rosa M. Cawthon b. 25 Aug 1870, d. 11 Feb 1933.
7. Robert Lee Cawthon b. 30 Apr 1874.
8. Jesse Franklin Cawthon b. 15 Mar 1876, d. 15 Jan 1961.
9. Charlie Dallas Cawthon b. 21 Mar 1878.

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