Fannie M. Goree

b. 16 January 1873, d. 7 January 1965

Fannie M Goree Davenport, 1873-1965
Heritage House Museum, Orange, Texas (Collection: Rescuing Texs History, 2007)
Portal to Texas History, University of North Texas Libraries
  • Fannie M. Goree was born on 16 January 1873 in Texas.
  • Pleasant Kittrell Goree and Melissa Young Hayes appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1880 in Madison County, Texas. Other members of the household included Fannie M. Goree, Clara A. Goree, Hayes Goree and Mary B. Goree. Census enumerator for the area was Pleasant's brother Edwin King Goree.
  • Fannie M. Goree appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1900 in Orange, Orange County, Texas, boarding in the household of English grocery merchant James Bunn.
  • She was a public school teacher, according to the 1900 census.
  • She married Marion C. Davenport on 24 January 1903 in Houston, Harris County, Texas.
  • At the time of her death Fannie M. Goree was living in Houston, Harris County, Texas, at 404 West Polk.
  • Fannie M. Goree died on 7 January 1965 at age 91 in Houston, Harris County, Texas, at 8810 Long Point.
  • She was interred at Midway Cemetery, Midway, Madison County, Texas.
  • Last Edited: 17 Jun 2011