Category Archives: New Mexico

Grandpa Roork would have been 102 today!

If my grandfather Claud Franklin Roork was still alive today, he would have been 102 years old! Grandpa was born in Grandfield, Tillman, Oklahoma on May 15, 1911. He married my Grandmother Rachel Fay Sammon in Marlow, Stephens County, Oklahoma … Continue reading

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Chronicling America

I recently had some luck in finding my 2nd Great-Grandfather Samuel Thomas ROORK and his family mentioned in The Tucumcari News and Tucumcari Times  at the Chronicling America website! From the website: “Chronicling America is a Website providing access to information … Continue reading

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Rachel Fay Sammon (1918-1993)

Updated/Edited: 6 April 2016 Sammon. Sammons, Salmon, Salmons Generation RACHEL FAYE SAMMON, was born at Iola, Grimes County, Texas on 3 May 1918 and died at Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico on Sep 1993. She married in Texas, CLAUD FRANKLIN … Continue reading

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