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Cecil Clemons Ham

Cecil Clemons Ham

Male 1904 - 1976  (72 years)

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  • Name Cecil Clemons Ham  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 4 Apr 1904  Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date of birth comes from Social Security Death Index; date/location confirmed by obituary
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Cecil Ham, age 7 born 1903 in Texas; Living in Justice Precinct 5; white male son of "Wilton" Ham, 35 and Julia Ham, 28; Siblings: Ora, 9; Allie, 5; Jard, 3; Alphy, 1; Also in the home is grandmother TC Ham (Tabitha Clementine) and aunt Mable Ham, 14 
    Census 1920  McCulloch County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Cecil Ham, age 16 born abt 1904 in Texas; Living in Justice Precinct 5; white male son of William N. Ham, 43 and Julia Ham, 37; is able to read/write; he is a laborer on home farm; Siblings: Allie E., 14; Jardie, 12; Alpha, 10; William C., 8; Thelma, 6; Tabby, 5; and Henry F., 2 
    Census 1930  Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Cecil Ham; male born abt 1903 in Texas, age 27; white; farm laborer; living in Precinct 6; Renting; owns a radio; He was 18 at marriage, his wife was 15 at marriage (putting marriage year at abt 1922); married to Mearl Ham, 23; head of house; Children: Melvina, 6; Clyde, 4; Also in the home is Allie Watson, age 48, mother-in-law 
    Census 1940  Mills County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed incorrectly as Cecil Hamm, age 36 born abt 1904 in Texas; male, white, married, head of house; living on Indian Creek Bowser Road - his residence is on a farm; Sheet No. 2A, Household No. 35; living with wife Merle, age 33; Children: Melvina, 16, Cecil Clyde, 14; Mazelle, 5; Roy Floyd, 2; and Clarence Treldon, 8 mos.; Information given by Mrs. Watson, mother-in-law; the family rents their home for $10; Cecil has had 4 years of school; indexed as farmer; his brother Jardie Allen Ham lives a few doors down 
    Memberships Member of the Masonic Lodge #200 in Karnes City 
    Occupation At the time of his death he was retired. He had been a construction superintendent. 
    Religion Member of the Nazarene Church 
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Local Preacher's License - Church of the Nazarene
    Residence 1959  Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989: Brownwood City Directory: Cecil C. Ham (Murrell) 1 supt. h. Apt 1 1421 Ave C MI-2-9827 
    Social Security Data Indexed as Cecil Ham; 459-07-5285; Last residence: Brownwood, Brown, Texas; 4 Apr 1904; Jun 1976; Issued Texas (before 1951) 
    Died 20 Jun 1976  Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location of death are from Texas Death Index; confirmed by Social Security Death Index and obituary; heart attack
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Death Certificate
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Obituary published Tuesday, Jun 22, 1976 Page 39 of the Abilene Reporter-News, Abilene, Texas.
    Buried Aft 20 Jun 1976  Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Eastlawn Memorial Park
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Headstone
    Notes 
    • Notes from Don Curbow - 2007 - Remembers Uncle Cecil cracking jokes all the time. Don said he was a lot of fun to be around. Cecil came over to the Curbows and played dominoes fairly often.
    Person ID P198  Curbow Montoya Family | Curbow Family Branch, Ham Family Branch
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2012 

    Father William Neal Ham,   b. 9 July 1874, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct. 1941, Calallen, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Julia Emma Stone,   b. 18 Oct 1876, Dalton, Whitfield County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1972, Bangs, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emma Murrell Freeman,   b. 26 Nov 1914, Wrightsboro, Gonzales County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 2002, Stockdale, Wilson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1940  Floresville, Wilson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location are marriage are from Cecil's obituary
    Photos
    Cecil Clemons Ham and second wife Emma Murrell Freeman
    Cecil Clemons Ham and second wife Emma Murrell Freeman
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2012 20:12:34 
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Eva Mearle Watson,   b. 3 Aug 1906, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1992, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Abt 1922 
    • In the 1930 census Cecil states that he was 18 at the time of his marriage and that Mearle was 15 at the time of marriage.
    Children 
     1. Johnny William Ham,   b. Yes, date unknown, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Pauline Melvina Ham,   b. 4 Mar 1924, May, Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 2008, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +3. Cecil Clyde Ham,   b. 6 Oct 1925, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1996, Center Point, Kerr County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Bobbie Janine Ham,   b. 17 Feb 1932, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 July 1933, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +5. Moszell Ham,   b. 12 Sept 1934, Indian Creek, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 2012, Tomball, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +6. Roy Floyd Ham,   b. 26 Apr 1937, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sept 1989, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    +7. C.T. Ham
     8. Finnie Oafton Ham,   b. 26 Aug 1940, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1975, Texas City, Galveston County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
    Photos
    Cecil Clemmons Ham Family
    Cecil Clemmons Ham Family
    (l-r) Cecil Clyde Ham; Sis Ham; Mearle Ham (wife of Cecil Clements); Moszell Ham; Trealdon Ham (only the top of his head); and Roy Floyd
    Eva Mearl Watson Ham holding Bobie Jean, Clyde, Melvina and husband Cecil Ham
From the collection of Betty Swain Cass
    Eva Mearl Watson Ham holding Bobie Jean, Clyde, Melvina and husband Cecil Ham From the collection of Betty Swain Cass
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2012 20:00:07 
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Apr 1904 - Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Cecil Ham, age 7 born 1903 in Texas; Living in Justice Precinct 5; white male son of "Wilton" Ham, 35 and Julia Ham, 28; Siblings: Ora, 9; Allie, 5; Jard, 3; Alphy, 1; Also in the home is grandmother TC Ham (Tabitha Clementine) and aunt Mable Ham, 14 - 1910 - Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Cecil Ham, age 16 born abt 1904 in Texas; Living in Justice Precinct 5; white male son of William N. Ham, 43 and Julia Ham, 37; is able to read/write; he is a laborer on home farm; Siblings: Allie E., 14; Jardie, 12; Alpha, 10; William C., 8; Thelma, 6; Tabby, 5; and Henry F., 2 - 1920 - McCulloch County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Cecil Ham; male born abt 1903 in Texas, age 27; white; farm laborer; living in Precinct 6; Renting; owns a radio; He was 18 at marriage, his wife was 15 at marriage (putting marriage year at abt 1922); married to Mearl Ham, 23; head of house; Children: Melvina, 6; Clyde, 4; Also in the home is Allie Watson, age 48, mother-in-law - 1930 - Taylor County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed incorrectly as Cecil Hamm, age 36 born abt 1904 in Texas; male, white, married, head of house; living on Indian Creek Bowser Road - his residence is on a farm; Sheet No. 2A, Household No. 35; living with wife Merle, age 33; Children: Melvina, 16, Cecil Clyde, 14; Mazelle, 5; Roy Floyd, 2; and Clarence Treldon, 8 mos.; Information given by Mrs. Watson, mother-in-law; the family rents their home for $10; Cecil has had 4 years of school; indexed as farmer; his brother Jardie Allen Ham lives a few doors down - 1940 - Mills County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1940 - Floresville, Wilson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989: Brownwood City Directory: Cecil C. Ham (Murrell) 1 supt. h. Apt 1 1421 Ave C MI-2-9827 - 1959 - Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1976 - Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 20 Jun 1976 - Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    (l-r) Uncle Cecil, Brady and Uncle Mack; Roy Curbow (in rear) *Note date of photo developing: 8/1968. Roy Curbow died 7/1968
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Cecil Clemons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham Family
    Cecil Clemmons Ham Family
    Group identified by Erma Ruth March 2011: bottom row: Lana Cason, Debby Bratton, Donna Bratton, Laree Riordan middle row: Mabel Ham Puckett, Carmon Ward, Brady Ward, Ora Ham Ward, Ruby Barnett Ham, Mack Ham, Cecil Ham, Myrle Ham top row: ?, ?, Dock Ham, Jean Riordan, Becky Bratton, Tiny McDaniel, Erma Ruth, Laura Ham, Grady Ham, Louise Ward, Bill…
    Julia Emma Stone and oldest son Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Julia Emma Stone and oldest son Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Cecil Clemmons Ham with son Cecil Clyde Ham
From the collection of Barbara Currie
    Cecil Clemmons Ham with son Cecil Clyde Ham From the collection of Barbara Currie

  • Sources 
    1. [S2624649626] 1910 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. ), Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 5, Brown, Texas; Roll: T624_1535; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 104; Image: 369.

    2. [S2624660385] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.), Year: 1920; Census Place: Justice Precinct 5, McCulloch, Texas; Roll: T625_1830; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 162; Image: 423.

    3. [S2626335774] 1930 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626), Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 6, Taylor, Texas; Roll: 2400; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 28; Image: 208.0.

    4. [S4273286779] 1940 United States Federal Census , (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.), Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: , Mills, Texas; Roll: T627_4107; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 167-9.

    5. [S294358663] U.S. City Directories, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl).
      Brownwood, Texas City Directory 1959

    6. [S2624639133] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Texas Department of Health. Texas Death Indexes, 1903-2000. Austin, TX, USA: Texas Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit.Original data: Texas Department of).
      Cecil Ham; 20 Jun 1976; Brown; Male

    7. [S2624729542] Social Security Death Index, (Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security), Number: 459-07-5285; Issue State: Texas; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    8. [S4273286784] Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1836-2011.