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genealogist

Barbara Lee York, American genealogist. Vice president Friends of Clayton Library., Houston, 1986. Member Daughters of the American Revolution (registar 1986), Daughter of War of 1812 (president 1988), Daughters of the Colonial Wars (treasurer 1990), Daughters Republic of Texas (historian 1985), United Daughters of the Confederary (president 1990).

Background

York, Barbara Lee was born on September 10, 1930 in Yoakum, Texas, United States. Daughter of Horace Cecil and Della (Dehnisch) Wauson.

Career

Professor genealogist, Houston, 1983-1992;professor genealogist, Yoakum, Texas, since 1992;genealogical chairman, Carl & Mary Welhausen Library., Yoakum, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Chandra Shekhar Azad Graves in Texas, 1989, 90, 91. Editor: Beck Funeral Home, 1990-1994, Buffington Funeral Home, 1993.

Membership

Vice president Friends of Clayton Library., Houston, 1986. Member Daughters of the American Revolution (registar 1986), Daughter of War of 1812 (president 1988), Daughters of the Colonial Wars (treasurer 1990), Daughters Republic of Texas (historian 1985), United Daughters of the Confederary (president 1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, sewing, antiques, reading, being with family.

Connections

Married James Arthur York Senior, September 13, 1946. Children: James Junior, Francis Dusek, Robert Cecil.

father:
Horace Cecil Wauson

mother:
Della (Dehnisch) Wauson

spouse:
James Arthur York Senior

children:
James Junior York

Francis Dusek York

Robert Cecil York