Gazlay Family History

FamilyElliot Thomas Gazley


FatherCarlisle Clifford Gazley (10 December 1893 - 11 July 1943)
MotherElizabeth Heimann (ca. 1894 - 25 June 1962)

Personal Information

Record Created: 17 July 2011; Last Edited: 14 April 2013 
NameElliot Thomas Gazley
Born 13 August 1920 in Arkansas1, 2, 3, 4
Died 14 February 1993 in Harris County, Texas1, 5


  1. Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Rootsweb (website). Gazley, Thomas E., no. 432-30-2785; died: 14 February 1993; born: 13 August 1920; last residence: Harris [County], Texas.
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock City, Enumeration District 60-23, Sheet No. 4B, family of Carlisle Gazley (36, Texas, dealer of hides and furs, 22 at first marriage); wife Elizabeth Gazley (36, Texas, 22 at first marriage); son Clifford Gazley (11, Texas); son Elliot T. Gazley (9, Arkansas); daughter Helen M. Gazley (7, Arkansas); son Frank Gazley (4 11/12, Arkansas); daughter Frances Gazley (4 11/12, Arkansas).
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1940, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock City, Enumeration District 60-62, Sheet No. 61A; family of Carlisle C. Gazley (46, Texas, owner + manager, wholesale hide + fur); wife Elizabeth Gazley (46, Texas); son Clifford Gazley (21, Texas); son Thomas Gazley (19, Arkansas); daughter Helen Marie Gazley (17, Arkansas); son Frank Gazley (14, Arkansas); daughter Frances Gazley (14, Arkansas). [Carlisle’s mother Charlotte is apparently living with him and his family (they have the same address in the Census records), but she was enumerated separately.]
  4. Gazlay Family Tree, by David Paul Gazlay. First edition published June 1984. Second edition published August 2001. This extensive Gazlay family tree provides birth and death years (but not exact dates) for Gazlay descendants, and names (only) of spouses. No sources are cited, but the compiler is known to have collected information from numerous documents and Gazlay descendants. Names, dates, and relationships should be compared to other source citations.
  5. Texas Death Index, 1964-1998; Gazley, Thomas Elliot, died: 14 February 1993, Harris County, Texas.