Freddy Auvenshine was born in Carroll County Tennessee on October 2,1876. Sometime around 1894 he and his Parents along with 5 brothers boarded a train to Weatherford ,Texas. Records show that his father bought 160 acres of land at Veal Station a few miles outside Springtown, Texas in Parker County. January 30, 1906 he wed to Pearl Welch. From this Marriage 2 children were born Juanita born August 20,1914 and Willie Thomas born September 26,1916.