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Hillard Cisero Grantham

Hillard Cisero Grantham

Male 1854 - 1939  (84 years)

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  • Histories
    Bio of Hillard Cisero Grantham
    Bio of Hillard Cisero Grantham
    Extracted from "I Remember Callahan - History of Callahan County" - Sponsored by the Callahan County Historical Commission:

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    Hilliard Cisero Grantham
    Hilliard Cisero Grantham

  • Name Hillard Cisero Grantham  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 17 Sep 1854  Union County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The date comes from his Texas Death Certificate and his headstone. The location is not sourced but assumed to be Union County, Georgia. His parents married there in the Spring of 1851. Hillard's death certificate indicates that he was born in Alabama, which is believed to be incorrect.
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Jul 1860  Bells, Cherokee County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as "Hilliar C. Grantham," age 6 born about 1854 in Georgia; nearest post office is Canton; Living with father Jesse R., 26 and mother Susan A., 26; and siblings: "Mahadeus M.," 8; B.F., 4, R.M., 1; Also in the home are G. W. Hammett, 16 and J.M. Cookxey, 24 - their relationship to the family is unknown.  
    Census 29 Jul 1870  Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as "Hillar C. Grantham," 16 born about 1854 in Georgia; White male; nearest post office is Olivet; Living with father Jesse R., 36; mother Susan S., 35; siblings: Monroe M., 18; Benjamin F., 13; Rufus N., 11; Ira F., 9; and Emma L.  
    Birth of Son 7 Aug 1877  Gentry, Benton County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of son George Washington Grantham 
    Birth of Son 18 Dec 1880  Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of Son Jesse Richard Grantham 
    Birth of Son 15 Oct 1881  Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of son Orlando Grantham 
    Birth of Son 22 Apr 1885  Meridian, Bosque County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of son Marion Hilary Grantham 
    Birth of Son 12 Aug 1887  Whitney, Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth of son Ira Grantham 
    Arrival 1891  Oplin, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrived to the Oplin/Tecumseh area. 
    Census 4 Jul 1900  Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Justice Precinct 4: Indexed as "Hillery Grantham," age 44 born Sept 1855 in Georgia; Married at 23 in 1877; farmer, can read and write; owns his own farm free and clear of mortgage; Living with wife Margaret, 40; children: George, 22; Jessee; 20; Orlando, 18; Marion 15; and "Try" (Ira), 12.  
    Death of Parent 3 Seot 1903  Dublin, Erath County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death of father Jesse Richardson Grantham. Hillard was 49 years old 
    Religion 29 Jan 1903  Oplin, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Founding member of Oplin Baptist Church 
    Granthams - Charter Members of Oplin Baptist Church
    Granthams - Charter Members of Oplin Baptist Church
    Excerpt from I Remember Callahan-History of Callahan County, Texas; Sponsored by The Callahan County Historical Commission
    Census 26 Apr 1910  Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Justice Precinct 4: Indexed as "Hilliar C.," age 55 born in Georgia; married 34 years; farmer; Living with wife Margaret A., 45; children: Jesse R., 32; Ira, 22; Orlando 20, laborer in cotton gin; and May, 3. Son Marion Grantham is nearby with wife Mary and children;  
    Death of Spouse 22 May 1913  Brentwood, Washington County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death of wife Margaret E. Dickson, Hillard was 59 years old. 
    Census 1920  Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed incorrectly as "Helia" Grantham, age 65 born abt 1855 in Georgia; Living in Justice Precinct 4; white male, head of house, married to Alice Grantham; age 55; he owns his own home (on a farm); he is a farmer; he is able to read and write; granddaughter Annie M. Grantham, age 13, is in the home 
    Death of Parent 29 Jan 1924 
    Death of mother Susan Adeline Parks. Hillard was 70 years old. 
    Real Estate 13 Jul 1928  Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Texas Land Title Abstracts
    Grantee: H. C. Grantham
    Certificate 17/473
    Patentee: J. A. Jameson
    Patent Date: 13 July 1928
    Acres: 640
    District: Bexar; Travis
    County: Taylor
    File: 49826
    Survey/Blk/Tsp: 18 SP 6-
    Patent #: 63
    Patent Volume 4OA
    Class: School
    (Could this be the land donated by Hillard C. Grantham to build the Oplin School House?) 
    Died 2 Jan 1939  Tecumseh, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date and location are from Death Certificate; lobar pneumonia; senility
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Death Certificate
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Death Notice - Published Abilene Reporter News on 5 Feb 1939.
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Death Announcement - Published Abilene Reporter News on 5 Feb 1939
    Buried 3 Jan 1939  Tecumseh, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Tecumseh Cemetery
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Hillard Ciscero Grantham
    Headstone
    Person ID P324  Curbow Montoya Family | Atwood Family Branch, Curbow Family Branch, Grantham Family Branch
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2012 

    Father Jesse Richardson Grantham,   b. 6 Jan 1834, Harris, Union County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sept 1903, Stephenville, Erath County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Susan Adeline Parks,   b. 5 Apr 1833, Union County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1924, Wellington, Collingsworth County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Ellen Dickson,   b. 22 Jan 1858, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1913, Brentwood, Washington County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 6 Aug 1876  McDonald County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • This date and location are from the Missouri Marriages, 1766-1983 database. Many of the public member trees on ancestry.com indicate that they marriage in Benton County, Arkansas, which is incorrect. [10]
    Children 
    +1. George Washington Grantham,   b. 7 Aug 1877, Gentry, Benton County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1954, Premont, Jim Wells County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Jesse Richard Grantham,   b. 18 Dec 1880, Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1927, Oplin, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +3. Orlando Grantham,   b. 15 Oct 1881, Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1914, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +4. Marion Hilary Grantham,   b. 22 Apr 1884, Meridian, Bosque County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1966, Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Ira Grantham,   b. 12 Aug 1887, Whitney, Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1951, Hobbs, Lea County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2016 22:54:14 
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Alice Smith,   b. 7 Aug 1861, Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1939, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1917 
    • Date is from obituary of Martha Alice Smith Windham Grantham
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2012 07:45:15 
    Family ID F47  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Sep 1854 - Union County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as "Hilliar C. Grantham," age 6 born about 1854 in Georgia; nearest post office is Canton; Living with father Jesse R., 26 and mother Susan A., 26; and siblings: "Mahadeus M.," 8; B.F., 4, R.M., 1; Also in the home are G. W. Hammett, 16 and J.M. Cookxey, 24 - their relationship to the family is unknown. - 30 Jul 1860 - Bells, Cherokee County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as "Hillar C. Grantham," 16 born about 1854 in Georgia; White male; nearest post office is Olivet; Living with father Jesse R., 36; mother Susan S., 35; siblings: Monroe M., 18; Benjamin F., 13; Rufus N., 11; Ira F., 9; and Emma L. - 29 Jul 1870 - Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Aug 1876 - McDonald County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of son George Washington Grantham - 7 Aug 1877 - Gentry, Benton County, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of Son Jesse Richard Grantham - 18 Dec 1880 - Hill County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of son Orlando Grantham - 15 Oct 1881 - Hill County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of son Marion Hilary Grantham - 22 Apr 1885 - Meridian, Bosque County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of Son - Birth of son Ira Grantham - 12 Aug 1887 - Whitney, Hill County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - Arrived to the Oplin/Tecumseh area. - 1891 - Oplin, Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Justice Precinct 4: Indexed as "Hillery Grantham," age 44 born Sept 1855 in Georgia; Married at 23 in 1877; farmer, can read and write; owns his own farm free and clear of mortgage; Living with wife Margaret, 40; children: George, 22; Jessee; 20; Orlando, 18; Marion 15; and "Try" (Ira), 12. - 4 Jul 1900 - Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath of Parent - Death of father Jesse Richardson Grantham. Hillard was 49 years old - 3 Seot 1903 - Dublin, Erath County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Founding member of Oplin Baptist Church - 29 Jan 1903 - Oplin, Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Justice Precinct 4: Indexed as "Hilliar C.," age 55 born in Georgia; married 34 years; farmer; Living with wife Margaret A., 45; children: Jesse R., 32; Ira, 22; Orlando 20, laborer in cotton gin; and May, 3. Son Marion Grantham is nearby with wife Mary and children; - 26 Apr 1910 - Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath of Spouse - Death of wife Margaret E. Dickson, Hillard was 59 years old. - 22 May 1913 - Brentwood, Washington County, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed incorrectly as "Helia" Grantham, age 65 born abt 1855 in Georgia; Living in Justice Precinct 4; white male, head of house, married to Alice Grantham; age 55; he owns his own home (on a farm); he is a farmer; he is able to read and write; granddaughter Annie M. Grantham, age 13, is in the home - 1920 - Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReal Estate - Texas Land Title Abstracts Grantee: H. C. Grantham Certificate 17/473 Patentee: J. A. Jameson Patent Date: 13 July 1928 Acres: 640 District: Bexar; Travis County: Taylor File: 49826 Survey/Blk/Tsp: 18 SP 6- Patent #: 63 Patent Volume 4OA Class: School (Could this be the land donated by Hillard C. Grantham to build the Oplin School House?) - 13 Jul 1928 - Taylor County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Jan 1939 - Tecumseh, Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Jan 1939 - Tecumseh, Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2625378497] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1), Year: 1860; Census Place: Bells, Cherokee, Georgia; Roll: M653_116; Page: 871; Image: 346.



    2. [S2624683368] 1870 United States Federal Census, (1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnes), Year: 1870; Census Place: Roll: M593.



    3. [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 4, Callahan, Texas; Roll: T623 1617; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 16.



    4. [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 4, Callahan, Texas; Roll: T624_1534; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 970.



    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.), Source Citation: Year: 1920; Census Place: Justice Precinct 4, Callahan, Texas; Roll: T625_1783; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 35; Image: 738.

    6. [S2716826407] Texas Land Title Abstracts, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.Original data - Texas General Land Office. Abstracts of all original Texas Land Titles comprising Grants and Locations. Austin, TX, USA.Original data: Texas General Land Office. Abs).
      Grantee: H. C. Grantham; Certificate 17/473; Patentee: J. A. Jameson; Patent Date: 13 July 1928; Acres: 640; District: Bexar; Travis; County: Taylor: File 49826; Survey/Blk/Tsp: 18SP6-; Patent #63: Patent Volume 4PA; Class: School

    7. [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).
      H. C. Grantham; 2 Jan 1939; Callahan; Certificate: 70416


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

    9. [S4273286790] I Remember Callahan - History of Callahan County, Texas, The Callahan County Historical Commission, Mrs. John Berry, President, (Western Publications; Stillwater, Oklahoma), Editor: Hicks A. Turner.

    10. [S45] Missouri Marriages, 1766-1983, Hunting for Bears, comp., (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.).
      Miss M.E. Dickson and H. C. Granthum married 6 Aug 1876 in McDonald, Missouri