Grandma wrote a short family history on her brother David Stokely Farrell, "Stoke" who was born July 9,1855 and died July 11,1931. He served 22 years as a deputy under sheriffs Conner, Bush, Selman, and Taylor. In later years served civil papers for Squire Pete Lawrence.
His wife was Jalia Sharp the sister of Sam H. Sharp who was married to Mary Elizabeth Farrell, "Aunt Mollie".
David and Jalia's children were:
John L. (Brooke)
Bertha Agnes (unmarried)
Lavina Elsie (unmarried)
born 1884 died 1914 at Grandfather Farrell's home. Perforated appendix.
Nellie died of diphtheria at an early age.