Lisenbee Collection, 1845-1867 | East Texas Research Center
Primary Creator: Lisenbee, Maude
Extent: 1.0 Folders
Date Acquired: 00/00/1934
Subjects: Liberty County (Tex.) -- Surveys
Maud M. Oates was born July 1, 1878 near Leggett, Polk County, Texas and died December 26, 1972 Polk County, Texas. Her parents were John R. and Sallie Frances Singletary-Oates. She married Robert Lewis Lisenbee who was born January 14, 1880 and died September 3, 1916 in Allen Parish, Louisiana. John R. Oates parents were Carraway and Catherine Oates who came from Henry County, Alabama and settled in Polk County, Texas in 1854.
("Lisenbee Family." Control File, East Texas Research Center. Ralph W. Steen Library. Stephen F. Austin State University).
Access Restrictions: Open for research.
Acquisition Method: Gift
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Field notes of a survey made for N. D. Labadie's land in Liberty County, 1845.
Certificate of church membership of the William H. Ward family, Henry County, Alabama, 1855.
Envelope made by folding a playbill, addressed to Mrs. Catharine Oats, Moscow, Polk County, Texas, ca. 1861. (Made by Mrs. Maude Lisenbee's father during the Civil War after he had marched twenty miles that day.)
Eight ten-cent Confederate States of America postage stamps glued to a 3x5 card, ca. 1863.
Receipt of W. G. Lisenbee from Alhambra Hotel, Jefferson, Texas, 1867.
August 19, 1867, County Elector certificate for W. G. Lisenbee, a naturalized citizen; on verve, Lisenbee's oath of allegiance to the United States, Marion County, Texas.