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William Patton Gourley was born on 22 Jan 1824 in Monroe, Overton, Tennessee and died in Medina, Bandera, Texas on 7 Apr 1912. He was the son of John Gourley and Jane Jennie Patton Gourley.

On 14 Mar 1843 he married Catherine Elizabeth Ellis in Miegs County, Tennessee. They had ten children:

Thomas Marion Gourley;

William Patton "Bill" Gourley, Jr;

Mary Elizabeth Gourley;

John Lozier "Bud" Gourley;

Sarah Ann Gourley;

Dock Wilbourn Gourley;

James Scott Gourley;

Granville Lafayette "Grant" Gourley;

Samantha Viola Gourley; and

Sam Houston Gourley.


1850 Census

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1870 Census

1880 Census

1900 Census

1910 Census

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