Welcome to the Herb and Gail Eggleston Hurn Genealogy Home Page!
If you have connections to any of the following surnames, please contact us.
Herb's primary surnames are Hurn, Ridling, Baze, Duggan, Drake, Alexander, Dunn, et. al.
Gail's primary surnames are Eggleston, Quinn, Outlaw, Byars, et. al.
Please check our Genealogy reports below for more names and relationships and notes on our family history. Look at family pictures of our (and perhaps your) ancestors. We have other pictures that may be of interest if you are related.
- William P Ridling & Tenneessee Della Baze Ridling (12 KB)
A picture of William P Ridling and his new wife, Tennessee Della Baze. circa 1902
- The Hurn Brothers, circa 1910 (26 KB)
These are the Hurn brothers, John William, Luther D, Leslie B (Dick), and Thomas Foster.
- Jack and Snooks Eggleston, 1965 (48 KB)
Jack and Sarah Elizabeth (Snooks) Eggleston are the parents of Gail and Patty Eggleston.
- Tom and Biddie Drake Hurn, with grandchildren. (26 KB)
Uncle Tom and Aunt Biddie with their grandchildren, Mary Katherine and William Thomas Hurn. circa 1936
- Simon Peter Hurn in his CSA uniform. (43 KB)
This picture shows Simon Peter Hurn, father of the Hurn boys in his CSA Uniform.
- John Wesley Eggleston with his sons, 1946 (47 KB)
John Wesley Eggleston with his sons in 1946. Left to right, Roy, Arthur, JW, Ernest, and Jack
- Leola Ridling Hurn, circa 1948 (13 KB)
A school picture of Leola Hurn taken in 1948 when she was in her first or second year of teaching in Rankin, Texas.
- Sarah Jane Alexander, wife of Simon Peter Hurn (31 KB)
Sarah Jane Alexander, circa 1920, was the mother of the Hurn Boys and wife to Simon Peter Hurn.
- John Wesley and Dora Eggleston, Circa 1946 (90 KB)
This is a picture of "Dump and Dora" in their later years, about 1946.
- Leola Ridling Hurn at Christmas of 1998 (178 KB)
Picture taken at The Doves Nest, a residential care home where Leola lives today, March 30, 2000.
- John Wesley and Dora Eggleston, Circa 1893 (37 KB)
This is a picture of "Dump and Dora" at or shortly after their wedding.
- Biddie Drake Hurn with her grandchildren (47 KB)
Picture shows Aunt Biddie with her three grandchildren, Mary Katherine, William Thomas, and Herbert Jr. Hurn. circa 1943
- Tom F Hurn in 1944 (15 KB)
This was a 45th wedding anniversary picture of Tom Hurn taken in 1944.
- A Biography of Simon Peter Hurn (278 KB)
This article about Simon Peter Hurn appeared in a book published by the Goodspeed Publishing Co., of Chicago in 1880.
- Abednego Booker Baze and Nancy Ann Duggan Baze (59 KB)
Picture shows Abednego Booker Baze and his wife Nancy Ann Catherine Duggan, circa 1895.
- Biddie Drake Hurn in 1944 (45 KB)
This is the picture of Biddie Drake Hurn, wife of Tom F Hurn, taken on their 45 wedding anniversary in 1945.
- Herbert Hurn Sr with his children and parents. (85 KB)
Picture shows Herbert Hurn Sr with his children, Mary Katherine, William Thomas, and Herbert Jr and his parents Tom and Biddie Hurn. circa 1943
- The Ridling Children, circa 1917 (37 KB)
Children of James Knox Polk Ridling at his funeral, Mar 3, 1917, at the Ridling homestead in Dalhart, TX. L--R: George E, Alfred Cicero, Isabelle, Sally, John Gaines, William P, Robert Lee, & James Charle
- Herbert Hurn Sr close up (30 KB)
Picture is a close up of Herbert Hurn Sr., circa 1943
- James K Polk Ridling (70 KB)
James K Polk Ridling was the father of the children shown in The Ridling Children.
- Leola Hurn and Kay Turn with their children. (80 KB)
Leola Ridling Hurn and Sarah Katherine Ridling Turn, sisters, with their children Jim Bob Turn and Mary Katherine and Herbert Hurn Jr. circa 1944
- Sarah McGrady Ridling (122 KB)
Sarah McGrady Ridling is the wife of James K Polk Ridling and Mother of those shown in The Ridling Children.
- A biography of Thomas Foster Hurn (87 KB)
This biography of Tom F Hurn appeared in a book, A History of Texas and Texans, published in 1914. See a similar biography on his father, Simon Peter Hurn, published in another book about families in Northeast Arkansas by Goodspeed Publishing in 1880.