William Henry Osteen1,2

M, #10502, b. 23 August 1866, d. 11 May 1938
     William Henry Osteen was born on 23 August 1866 at Lockhart, Caldwell County, Texas.2,1 He married Wilda (?) circa 1892.3 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Wilda Osteen, on 24 March 1932.3 He married Lela Sargent, daughter of James K. Sargent and Cassie Ann Morris, circa 1935.1,2 He died from a cerebral hemorrhage at 6:30 am on 11 May 1938 at Alvin, Brazoria County, Texas, at age 71 years, 8 months and 18 days.1,2 He was buried at Lockhart Municipal Burial Park, Lockhart, Caldwell County, Texas.1,4

Family: William Henry Osteen and Wilda (?)

Family: William Henry Osteen and Lela Sargent


  1. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     William Henry Osteen
    Birth Date:     23 Aug 1866
    Birth Place:     Lockhart, Texas
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Residence:     Alvin, Texas
    Spouse:     Leala Osteen
    Father:     David Ostein
    Mother:     Eunde Saley Williams
    Age at Death:     71
    Death Date:     11 May 1938
    Death Place:     Alvin, Brazoria, Texas, USA.
  2. [S1157] Texas Death Index, 1964-1998, online http://www.familysearch.org, Lela Osteen, "Texas, Deaths (New Index, New Images), 1890-1976"
    Name:      Lela Osteen
    Event Type:      Death
    Event Date:      15 Nov 1967
    Event Place:      Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States
    Gender:      Female
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Birth Date:      28 Mar 1881
    Birthplace:      Angelina, Texas
    Father's Name:     James K Sargent
    Mother's Name:     Cassie Morris
    Certificate Number:      81280
    GS Film number:      2138822
    Digital Folder Number:      005165851
    Image Number:      02706.
  3. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 36627507 - Wilda Osteen.
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 36627499 - W H Osteen.