The Britt Family:

  • James Alford Britt (1863-1931) married Ella Elizabeth Self (1871-1950) on May 5, 1887, in Sabine Parish, Louisiana.  James was born in Wayne County, Mississippi and Ella  was born in Sabine Parish, Louisiana.  Their children were David Leon, Alfred Roy, Claude Ernest, Eva, David Self, William Raymond, Rufus Hayden, James Edgar, Essie Mae, and Clifford.   The Britt family migraited to Amherst, Texas (in Lamb County), where both James and Ella are buried. 

  • David Leon Britt (1889-1950)  married Mary Elizabeth Yarborough (1891-1992) on Jan 15, 1911.  David was born in Sabine Parish, Louisianna; Mary was born in Clark County, Arkansas.  They too migraited to Amherst, Texas and are both buried there.  Their children are Wade Nicol, Donald Alva, Adele Stella, Mernice Emily, Geneva Leona, Roger Leon , and Elizabeth Ann.