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William Neal Ham

William Neal Ham

Male 1874 - 1941  (67 years)

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  • Name William Neal Ham  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 9 July 1874  Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The date of birth is from the Texas Death Index/Certificate; the date is further confirmed by William's World War I Draft Registration Card and his tombstone; location of birth is from family and is not otherwise sourced by me; If this date is correct - then he may have been born out of wedlock. His parents marriage certificate states they married 1 July 1875.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Precinct 6 of Johnson County, Texas: Indexed as "W.N. Ham," age 4 born abt 1876; Living with father R.M., 26 and mother T. C., 20 and one sibling M.E., age 2.  
    Census 8 Jun 1900  Kaufman Conty, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as "Will," age 24, born July 1875; Living with father Robert, 46 and mother Tabbie, 46; and wife Julie E. (who is misindexed as being 38 yrs old); sister Maud (and her two children) and 4 younger siblings.  
    Birth of Son Bef 1901  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Son Leonard Leon Ham 
    Birth of Daughter 30 Jan 1901  Wills Point, Van Zandt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Daughter Ora Helen Ham 
    Birth of Son 4 Apr 1904  Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Son Cecil Clemons Ham 
    Birth of Daughter 8 Jul 1905  Elmo, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Daughter Allie Ernestine Ham 
    Death of Parent 9 Dec 1905  Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death of father, Robert Montgomery Ham; William was 31 years old. 
    Birth of Son 24 Mar 1907  Van Zandt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of son Jordie Allen Ham 
    Birth of Daughter 17 Sept 1908  Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Daughter Alpha Ham 
    Census Apr 1910  Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Misindexed as "Wilton," age 35 born 1875 in Texas; Living with wife Julia, 28 and children: Ora, 9; Cecil, 7; Allie, 5; Jard, 3; Alphy, 1; Father died in 1905 and mother is living with William: T.C. Ham, 50 and sister Mable, 14 
    Birth of Son 27 Dec 1911  Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Son William Cody Ham 
    Birth of Daughter 25 Apr 1913  Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Daughter Thelma A. Ham 
    Birth of Daughter 18 May 1915  Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Daughter Tabitha Mae Ham 
    Residence 1917  Henderson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    World War I Draft Registration Card - Indexed as William Neal Ham; Permanent addressed listed as 6 Kemp, Henderson County, Texas; age 44, born 9 Jul 1874; white; self-employed farmer; next of kin is wife Julia Ham; he describes himself as being of medium height and build with brown eyes and black hair 
    William Neal Ham
    William Neal Ham
    World War I Draft Registration Card
    Birth of Son 29 Aug 1917  Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Son Henry Ford Ham 
    Census Feb 1920  McCulloch County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Justice Precinct 5 of McCulloch County, Texas: Indexed "William N.," 43 born 1877 in Texas, farmer, rents, can read/write; Living with wife Julia, 37; Children: Cecil, 16, farm laborer; Allie E., 14; Jardie, 12; Alpha, 10; Wiliam C., 8; Thelma, 6; Tabby, 5; and Henry F., 2. 
    Birth of Son 21 Mar 1921  Indian Creek, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Son John Allen Ham 
    Birth of Daughter 5 Jul 1923  San Saba County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Daughter Ann Doris Ham 
    Census 21 Apr 1930  Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Precinct 1 of Brown County, Texas: Misindexed as "Newton W.," age 56 born 1874 in Texas; Rents a home for $10; does not own a radio, laborer, carpenter, married at 21; Living with wife Julia, 49; Children: William, 18; Thelma, 18; Henry Ford, 12; John A., 10; and Annie, 7. 
    Death of Parent 3 Feb 1939  Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death of mother, Tabitha Clementine Kenady, William was 65 years old 
    Census 1940  Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed incorrectly as W.N."Han"; Family No. 33, rents home for $8.00/month - not a farm; head of house, male, white, age 65, married; 8 years of school; born in Texas; Was living in Robstown, Nueces County, Texas in 1935; store keeper at merchandise/gas station; Living with wife Julia, age 60; Also in the home are children: John Ham, age 19; and Annie Doris Ham, age 16 
    Died 29 Oct. 1941  Calallen, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William's body was found on the banks of the Nueces River; Inquest was held. Found to have probably suffered heart failure.
      William mentions he is not feeling well in his letter to daughter Allie Ham Curbow dated 10/14/1941. He died 15 days later. His grandson, Don Curbow, remembers his mother telling him that his grandfather had gone down to the river to go fishing and when he never came back, some of the family went looking for him. He was found dead from an apparent heart attack.
    William Neal Ham - Death Certificate
    William Neal Ham - Death Certificate
    William Neal Ham - Death Certificate
    William Neal Ham - Obituary
    William Neal Ham - Obituary
    William Neal Ham - Obituary
    Buried Mathis, San Patricio County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Cenizo Hill Cemetery; Section F, Block 5; with wife Julia Emma Stone
    William Neal Ham - Headstone
    William Neal Ham - Headstone
    William Neal Ham - Headstone
    Person ID P66  Curbow Montoya Family | Curbow Family Branch, Ham Family Branch
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2013 

    Father Robert Montgomery Ham,   b. 13 June 1852 , Jackson, Rankin County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec. 1905, North Forney, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Tabitha Clementine Kennedy,   b. 20 Sept 1859, Jackson, Rankin County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1939, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 25 Sept 1898  Kemp, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date and county location are from Book 7; Page 512; Kaufman County, Texas Marriage Records; Marriage Contract signed on 9/25/1898 Kaufman County, Texas; Kaufman County Marriage Certificates, S: Stone, Julia - 25 Sept 1898 - Will Ham;

      Julia Emma Stone Ham's obituary lists an incorrect date for the marriage; however, it states that they married in Kemp.


    William Neal Ham - Marriage License
    William Neal Ham - Marriage License
    William Neal Ham - Marriage License (Ham x Stone)
    Children 
     1. Lenard Leon Ham,   b. Bef 1901,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Ora Helen Ham,   b. 30 Jan 1901, Wills Point, Van Zandt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1975, Baytown, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +3. Cecil Clemons Ham,   b. 4 Apr 1904, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1976, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +4. Allie Ernestine Ham,   b. 8 Jul 1905, Elmo, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1987, Round Rock, Williamson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Jardie Allen Ham,   b. 24 Mar 1907, Wills Point, Van Zandt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1982, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +6. Alpha Ham,   b. 17 Sept 1908, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct. 1949, Bexar County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +7. William Cody Ham,   b. 27 Dec 1911, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1993, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +8. Thelma A. Ham,   b. 25 Apr 1913, Indian Creek, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1970, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +9. Tabitha Mae Ham,   b. 18 May 1915, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1996, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +10. Henry Ford Ham,   b. 29 Aug 1917, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1980, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +11. John Alif Ham,   b. 21 Mar 1921, Indian Creek, Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1959, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    +12. Ann Doris Ham,   b. 5 Jul 1923, San Saba County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1983, Nueces County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Photos
    William Neal Ham
    William Neal Ham
    with wife Julia Emma Stone
    William Neal Ham
    William Neal Ham
    with wife Julia Emma Stone
    William Neal Ham
    William Neal Ham
    William Neal Ham and Julie Emma Stone
    Julia Emma Stone
    Julia Emma Stone
    with husband William Neal Ham
    Julia Emma Stone and oldest son Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Julia Emma Stone and oldest son Cecil Clemmons Ham
    Family of William Neal Ham and Julia Emma Stone
    Family of William Neal Ham and Julia Emma Stone
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2012 17:37:43 
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 July 1874 - Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Precinct 6 of Johnson County, Texas: Indexed as "W.N. Ham," age 4 born abt 1876; Living with father R.M., 26 and mother T. C., 20 and one sibling M.E., age 2. - 1 Jun 1880 - Johnson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Sept 1898 - Kemp, Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of Son Leonard Leon Ham - Bef 1901 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Daughter - Birth of Daughter Ora Helen Ham - 30 Jan 1901 - Wills Point, Van Zandt County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of Son Cecil Clemons Ham - 4 Apr 1904 - Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Daughter - Birth of Daughter Allie Ernestine Ham - 8 Jul 1905 - Elmo, Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath of Parent - Death of father, Robert Montgomery Ham; William was 31 years old. - 9 Dec 1905 - Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of son Jordie Allen Ham - 24 Mar 1907 - Van Zandt County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Daughter - Birth of Daughter Alpha Ham - 17 Sept 1908 - Johnson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Misindexed as "Wilton," age 35 born 1875 in Texas; Living with wife Julia, 28 and children: Ora, 9; Cecil, 7; Allie, 5; Jard, 3; Alphy, 1; Father died in 1905 and mother is living with William: T.C. Ham, 50 and sister Mable, 14 - Apr 1910 - Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of Son William Cody Ham - 27 Dec 1911 - Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Daughter - Birth of Daughter Thelma A. Ham - 25 Apr 1913 - Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Daughter - Birth of Daughter Tabitha Mae Ham - 18 May 1915 - Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - World War I Draft Registration Card - Indexed as William Neal Ham; Permanent addressed listed as 6 Kemp, Henderson County, Texas; age 44, born 9 Jul 1874; white; self-employed farmer; next of kin is wife Julia Ham; he describes himself as being of medium height and build with brown eyes and black hair - 1917 - Henderson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of Son Henry Ford Ham - 29 Aug 1917 - Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Justice Precinct 5 of McCulloch County, Texas: Indexed "William N.," 43 born 1877 in Texas, farmer, rents, can read/write; Living with wife Julia, 37; Children: Cecil, 16, farm laborer; Allie E., 14; Jardie, 12; Alpha, 10; Wiliam C., 8; Thelma, 6; Tabby, 5; and Henry F., 2. - Feb 1920 - McCulloch County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of Son John Allen Ham - 21 Mar 1921 - Indian Creek, Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Daughter - Birth of Daughter Ann Doris Ham - 5 Jul 1923 - San Saba County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Precinct 1 of Brown County, Texas: Misindexed as "Newton W.," age 56 born 1874 in Texas; Rents a home for $10; does not own a radio, laborer, carpenter, married at 21; Living with wife Julia, 49; Children: William, 18; Thelma, 18; Henry Ford, 12; John A., 10; and Annie, 7. - 21 Apr 1930 - Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath of Parent - Death of mother, Tabitha Clementine Kenady, William was 65 years old - 3 Feb 1939 - Brownwood, Brown County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed incorrectly as W.N."Han"; Family No. 33, rents home for $8.00/month - not a farm; head of house, male, white, age 65, married; 8 years of school; born in Texas; Was living in Robstown, Nueces County, Texas in 1935; store keeper at merchandise/gas station; Living with wife Julia, age 60; Also in the home are children: John Ham, age 19; and Annie Doris Ham, age 16 - 1940 - Nueces County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct. 1941 - Calallen, Nueces County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mathis, San Patricio County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2624675888] 1880, (1880 U.S. Census Index ), Year: 1880; Census Place: Precinct 6, Johnson, Texas; Roll: T9_1313; Family History Film: 1255313; Page: 368.2000; Enumeration District: 86; Image: .



    2. [S2625380337] 1900 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, ), Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 7, Kaufman, Texas; Roll: T623 1651; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 81.



    3. [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.



    4. [S2625333136] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Admi), Registration Location: Henderson County, Texas; Roll: 1953528; Draft Board: 0.


    5. [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.



    6. [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 1, Brown, Texas; Roll: 2302; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 10; Image: 871.0.



    7. [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: , Nueces, Texas; Roll: T627_4117; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 178-50.

    8. [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).
      William N. Ham; 29 Oct 1941; Nueces; Certificate 47431