Notes for John Volero "Lero" Nuckols: John Valero and Sarah owned and operated the Nuckols Hotel in Bay City. After John's death, Sarah and the girls ran it. Shortly after Sarah's Death the children sold the hotel. The Nuckols Hotel was a land mark in Bay City for a number of years. It burned on 8 Feb. 1945.
From Obitery in Matagorda County Tribune Friday Nov 3, 1916
J. V. Nuckols When only 16 years of age Mr. Nuckols entered the Civil War in a Kentucky Regiment on the side of the South. Moved to Hill Co. in 1878 and later moved to El Campo, about 10 years ago moved to Bay City. Survived by daughters Delone ; Eidman ; Erickson, who live in the city. All other children live in various places in the state.
Sarah Jane Cline (Wife) b. 15 Dec 1852 in AL TN AL
Marriage: 7 JUL 1868 in Tuscaloosa Co, AL Children: Ida C Nuckols b. 22 Jul 1869 in Tuscaloosa, AL Willie Pettus Nuckols b. 8 Nov 1871 Mary Etta Nuckols b. 27 Feb 1874 in Tuscaloosa, AL Trena Francis Nuckols b. 12 Oct 1876 in Tuscaloosa, AL Melvin Nuckols b. Nov 1877 Alice Roberta Nuckols b. 24 Jan 1879 in Hill Co, Whitney, TX Horace Andrew Nuckols b. 6 Jun 1881 in Hill Co, Whitney, TX Nora Adeline Nuckols b. 14 Sep 1883 in Hill Co, Whitney, TX Beulah Nuckols b. 18 Nov 1885 in TX Harvey Edward Nuckols b. 9 Mar 1888 in TX Carrie Mertus Nuckols b. 1 Sep 1890 in TX Clyde C Nuckols b. 3 Dec 1892 in TX Lena Maude Nuckols b. 20 Mar 1895 in Hill Co, Whitney, TX