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William Archibald Lockett

William Archibald Lockett

Male 1838 - 1934  (96 years)

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  • Name William Archibald Lockett 
    Born 1 Jun 1838  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Jun 1934  Tennesse Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12226  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2016 

    Family Mary Crittenden Yates,   b. 22 Nov 1841, Barren, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1905, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1867 
     1. Harry Lockett,   b. 19 May 1869
     2. Lemuel Smith Lockett,   b. 3 Nov 1870, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Margaret Lockett,   b. 16 Dec 1875, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Leslie Lockett,   b. 17 Jul 1877, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1952, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. William Crittenden Lockett,   b. 13 Feb 1874
     6. Ermin Ella Lockett,   b. 9 Jun 1879
     7. Charles Conwell Lockett,   b. 12 Jan 1881, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Archibald Franklin Lockett,   b. 26 Jul 1885
    Last Modified 30 May 2020 
    Family ID F4790  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Name: William Archibald Lockett Gender: Male Birth Date: 1 Jun 1838 Birth Place: Kentucky Age: 96 Death Date: 11 Jun 1934 Death Place: Mcewen, Humphreys, Tennessee Father's name: Lemuel Lockett Father's Birth Place: Kentucky Mother's name: Margaret Wood Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky Certificate Number: 13214

      Dr William Archibald Lockett Birth: Jun. 1, 1838 Wayne County Kentucky, USA Death: Jun. 11, 1934 McEwen Humphreys County Tennessee, USA Son of Lemuel Lockett 1805-1841, born in Henderson, Henderson County Kentucky and died in Wayne County, Kentucky, and Margaret Ann "Peggy" Woods 1811-1893, from Wayne County Kentucky. Middle child of five children, and the first of two sons. He had three sisters. Named for his father's father, Rev. William Lockett 1782-1853, and his mother's father, Archibald Woods 1780-????. He was in medical school when the Civil War started and in 1864 he enlisted as a doctor in Company L, 1st Kentucky United States Cavalry. He entered service as a Sergeant, then 1st Lieutenant and finally Captain. His obituary below indicates he finished medical school in 1866 after the Civil War. Married Mary Crittenden Yates 1841-1905 on April 10, 1867 in Glasgow, Barron County, Kentucky. They had eight children, six sons and two daughters. Mary died in Mesa County, Colorado. Dr. Lockett practiced medicine for several years in Saguache, Colorado. I am very grateful for the kind assistance of Find-A-Grave contributor "A Jones Girl" for sending me the obituary that follows: ------------------------ Wayne County Outlook Monticello, Kentucky 21 Jun 1934 Dr. W.A. Lockett died at his home in McEwen, Tenn., Monday morning after a lingering illness at the age of ninety-six years. Dr. Lockett was born in Wayne County, Kentucky, June 1, 1838. He was married to Miss Martha Crittenden Yates of Barren County in 1867. Of this union eight children were born. He is survived by four sons and one daughter, Mrs. Margaret Patterson, with whom he made his home. Dr. Lockett was a Methodist, Mason and Eastern Star. Dr. Lockett served in the Civil War in Col. Woolford's 1st Regiment of Kentucky Volunteers. After a year in the services he was sent home with the advice that be would soon die of tuberculosis. He graduated in 1866 from the Louisville Medical College and practiced medicine in Hart, Barren and Metcalfe counties. Dr. Lockett had many friends and relatives in these counties. He frequently visited his niece, Mrs. Leona Freeman in Horse Cave. Mr. and Mrs. Patton, Miss Freeman and Mrs. A.O. Franklin attended the funeral services and burial in McEwin yesterday afternoon at 1:30. - The Hart Co. Herald Dr. Lockett was a cousin of Mrs. T.G. Harrison, deceased, his father, Lemuel Lockett, who is buried on the Ishmael Daugherty farm, being a brother of Mrs. Harrison's mother, Matilda Lockett, who married Rev. Lewis Parker. The Lockett family came to Wayne County from Virginia in the early part of the last century. Family links: Spouse: Mary Crittendon Yates Lockett (1841 - 1905) Children: Lemuel Smith Lockett (1870 - 1932)* Margaret Lockett Patterson (1875 - 1963)* James Leslie Lockett (1877 - 1952)* Charles Conwell Lockett (1881 - 1881)* *Calculated relationship Burial: McEwen Cemetery McEwen Humphreys County Tennessee, USA Created by: Michael "Mike" Lockett Record added: Mar 01, 2013 Find A Grave Memorial# 106003454