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Descendants of William Elliott HOUSTON

Generation No. 6


55. LESBIA14 HOUSTON (WILLIAM ALEXANDER FLETCHER13, THOMAS JEFFERSON12, WILLIAM MARSHALL11, HUGH HUMPHREY10, WILLIAM ELLIOTT9, DAVID JOHN8, DAVID7, JOHN6, JOHN5, ABNER HOUSE-SON4 HUSTON, SAMUEL3 HOUSE-SON, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born Apr 1884 in TX. She married UNKNOWN ARNOLD. He died Bef. 1910.
     
Children of L
ESBIA HOUSTON and UNKNOWN ARNOLD are:
  i.   VERA15 ARNOLD, b. 1903.
  ii.   FLETCHER V ARNOLD, b. 1905.


56. THOMAS WALTER14 HOUSTON (WILLIAM ALEXANDER FLETCHER13, THOMAS JEFFERSON12, WILLIAM MARSHALL11, HUGH HUMPHREY10, WILLIAM ELLIOTT9, DAVID JOHN8, DAVID7, JOHN6, JOHN5, ABNER HOUSE-SON4 HUSTON, SAMUEL3 HOUSE-SON, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born May 1891 in TX. He married DORA M UNKNOWN.

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HOMAS WALTER HOUSTON:
1920 Census - Bosque Co, TX
Thomas Walter Houston and wife Dora with Vera O age 6, Jessie W son age 4 yrs 7 mos. Harvey W son age 1 yr 5 mo. are living next door to Truman Houston and wife Eula and Harvey F Houston brother living in same household.
     
Children of T
HOMAS HOUSTON and DORA UNKNOWN are:
  i.   VERA O15 HOUSTON, b. 1914, TX.
  ii.   JESSIE W HOUSTON, b. May 1915, TX.
  iii.   HARVEY W HOUSTON, b. Aug 1918, TX.


57. HARVEY FLETCHER14 HOUSTON (WILLIAM ALEXANDER FLETCHER13, THOMAS JEFFERSON12, WILLIAM MARSHALL11, HUGH HUMPHREY10, WILLIAM ELLIOTT9, DAVID JOHN8, DAVID7, JOHN6, JOHN5, ABNER HOUSE-SON4 HUSTON, SAMUEL3 HOUSE-SON, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 22 May 1894 in TX, and died 18 Mar 1936. He married JESSE IRENE MOORE 1923. She was born 30 May 1899, and died 23 Jan 1936 in Hillsboro, Hill Co, TX.

Notes for H
ARVEY FLETCHER HOUSTON:
Harvey had been a patient (apparently for some time) in the Veteran's Administration Facility in Little Rock, AR. The direct cause of death is listed as pneumonia. Source: Jan DeVault.

Harvey apparently served during WWI. See rank listed on his gravestone - picture from Jan DeVault.

WWI Draft Registration - file attached in scrapbook - lists his birthday as 22 May 1894. He worked for Will Moore in Hamilton Co, TX.

1920 Census - Bosque Co, TX
Harvey F Houston age 25 living in household with his brother Truman Houston age 19 head of household, occupation a farmer and wife Eula M age 15.

1930 Census - Pulaski Co, AR - Hill Township
Harvey Houston is listed as a patient in the US Veteran's Hospital, age 36, married, married at age 30 in 1923.

More About H
ARVEY FLETCHER HOUSTON:
Name 2: Harvey F Houston
Date born 2: 22 May 1894
Date born 3: 1895, Texas
Burial: Fairy Cemetery, Fairy, Hamilton Co, TX
Other-Begin: Bosque, Bosque
Residence 1: 1920, Justice Precinct 1, Bosque, Texas
Residence 2: Not Stated, Bosque, Texas

Notes for J
ESSE IRENE MOORE:
Died of influenza. Jessie Irene Houston died 12 Jan 1936 in Hillsboro, Hill Co, TX. See Death Lisitng in scrapbook.

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ESSE IRENE MOORE:
Burial: Fairy Cemetery, Fairy, Hamilton Co, TX

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ARVEY HOUSTON and JESSE MOORE:
Marriage: 1923
     
Children of H
ARVEY HOUSTON and JESSE MOORE are:
  i.   HELEN VIOLA15 HOUSTON, b. 29 Oct 1924, Hamilton Co, TX; d. 21 May 1977, Arlington, Tarrant Co, TX.
  Notes for HELEN VIOLA HOUSTON:
Died of complications of liver cancer. She spent most of her adult life working for a small accounting firm in Dallas. Source: Jan DeVault

  More About HELEN VIOLA HOUSTON:
Burial: Fairy Cemetery, Bosque Co, TX

  ii.   LELA RUTH HOUSTON, b. 02 Mar 1927, Iredell, Bosque Co, TX; m. S. T. MILLER, 14 Feb 1948; b. 03 May 1924; d. 28 May 2005, Midland, Midland Co, TX.
  Notes for LELA RUTH HOUSTON:
Ruth and her 2 sisters were orphaned in 1936 and were raised by her mother's family the Moores in Hamilton Co and Bosque Co. Source: Jan DeVault

Ruth lives in Midland, TX..

  Notes for S. T. MILLER:
Social Security Death Index Social Security Death Index
Name: S. T. Miller
SSN: 466-26-7651
Last Residence: 79705 Midland, Midland, Texas
Born: 3 May 1924
Died: 28 May 2005
State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951 )
Source Citation: Number: 466-26-7651;Issue State: Texas;Issue Date: Before 1951.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.
Description:
The Social Security Administration Death Master File contains information on millions of deceased individuals with United States social security numbers whose deaths were reported to the Social Security Administration. Birth years for the individuals listed range from 1875 to last year. Information in these records includes name, birth date, death date, and last known residence.




  More About S. MILLER and LELA HOUSTON:
Marriage: 14 Feb 1948

  iii.   LUCY LEE HOUSTON, b. 05 May 1929; m. GARLAND BRIAN FAWCETT, 1947; d. Abt. 1982.
  Notes for LUCY LEE HOUSTON:
Lucy has married multiple times since Garland's death in the early 1980's. Source Jan DeVault

  More About GARLAND FAWCETT and LUCY HOUSTON:
Marriage: 1947



58. NELLE LORRENA14 HOUSTON (THEOPELOUS WALTER13, THOMAS JEFFERSON12, WILLIAM MARSHALL11, HUGH HUMPHREY10, WILLIAM ELLIOTT9, DAVID JOHN8, DAVID7, JOHN6, JOHN5, ABNER HOUSE-SON4 HUSTON, SAMUEL3 HOUSE-SON, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 24 Oct 1897 in Iredell, Bosque Co, TX, and died 16 Mar 2002 in Opelousas, Saint Landry, LA. She married JOHN RIDER 15 Nov 1923 in 1st Presbyterian Church, Houston, Harris Co, TX, USA, son of ISSAC RIDER and MARIE-EDMOGNIA DERBONNE. He was born 18 Jan 1888, and died Feb 1972 in Opelousas, Saint Landry, Louisiana.

Notes for N
ELLE LORRENA HOUSTON:
Did you know that my Mama had a number of miscarriages prior to her pregnancy with me and she went home to her Mom till I was born. In the East room I was told. In December with no fireplace??
Gerry Rider



More About N
ELLE LORRENA HOUSTON:
Name 2: Nelle Lorena Houston

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OHN RIDER:
Died 2: 1972
Other-Begin: St Landry County
Residence: Not Stated, St Landry, Louisiana
SSN issued: Louisiana

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OHN RIDER and NELLE HOUSTON:
Marriage: 15 Nov 1923, 1st Presbyterian Church, Houston, Harris Co, TX, USA
     
Child of N
ELLE HOUSTON and JOHN RIDER is:
  i.   GERALDINE15 RIDER, b. 10 Dec 1927, Iredell, Bosque Co, TX; m. WALTER LEE FLETCHER, JR; b. 23 Oct 1923, Shreveport, LA; d. 26 Nov 1989, LA.
  More About GERALDINE RIDER:
Date born 2: 10 Dec 1927, Bosque, Texas

  Notes for WALTER LEE FLETCHER, JR:
U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name: Walter L Fletcher Jr
Birth Year: 1923
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Louisiana
State: Louisiana
County or City: Grant
Enlistment Date: 23 Jun 1943
Enlistment State: Louisiana
Enlistment City: Shreveport
Branch Code: No branch assignment
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Tractor Driver* or Truck Driver, Heavy or Chauffeur or Truck Driver, Light An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the United States Employment Service Manual, Oral Trade Test
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 88
Weight: 686
Source Information:
National Archives and Records Administration. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.
Description:
This database contains information on about 8.3 million men and women who enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II. Information contained in this database usually includes: name of enlistee, army serial number, residence (county and state), place of enlistment, enlistment date, grade, army branch, component, term of enlistment, birthplace, year of birth, race and citizenship, height and weight, education, and marital status.




  More About WALTER LEE FLETCHER, JR:
Name 2: Walter L. Fletcher
Date born 2: 25 Oct 1923
Died 2: 26 Nov 1989, Colfax, Grant, Louisiana, United States of America
Burial: Nov 1989, Aloha Cemetery, St. Rose, Grant Parish, LA
SSN issued: Louisiana



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