was born in Apr 1896 in Oklahoma.828
He claimed 1900 as his birth year on both his draft registration card and social
security record, but the 1900 census shows that he was actually born in 1896.
He died on 13 Feb 1970 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.452,1325
World War I Draft Registration card shows James Oscar Bedwell, born Apr
16, 1900, a resident of Hunt County, Texas. He is a farmer who lists T. G. Bedwell
of Celest, Hunt County, Texas, as his closest relative. James Oscar Bedwell
is tall with a medium build and no physical problems.
1930 Census for Dallas, Texas, taken 8 Apr 1930, shows James O. Bedwell,
30, born in Oklahoma of parents born in Kansas and Mississippi, a farmer who
rents for $20/mo., as head of household with: Mabel W., 29, his wife of ten years;
son James O., Jr., 9; son Maurice, 7; daughter Wanda F., 5; and son Thomas L,
2 & 4/12.
James Oscar Bedwell and Walton Mabel Simmons were married about
1920 in Texas.1491 Walton Mabel Simmons1491,1532 was
born on 25 Sep 1900 in Texas.452,1491 She died in Nov 1967 in Dallas,
Dallas County, Texas.452
James Oscar Bedwell and Walton Mabel Simmons had the following children:
Oscar Bedwell Jr.|
was born about 1922 in Texas.1491
He died about 1997.
Could this listing in the Florida Death Index on ancestry.com be
the same Maurice Bedwell? Name: Henry Maurice Bedwell Death Date: 5 Apr 1978
County of Death: Palm Beach State of Death: Florida Age at Death: 56 Race: White
Gender: Unknown Birth Date: 27 Jan 1922.
|Wanda Fae Bedwell.|
|Thomas Lee Bedwell1491,1532
was born on 23 Sep 1927 in Bell County, Texas.1491,1532|