Runnels County, Texas

Posted Queries for June thru August 1997

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KOEHLER, SEIBERT posted by Elladean Rupert Chambers on Saturday, June 7, 1997

I am looking for any information about the Johann SEIBERT family that lived in Ballinger from 1900 to 1906. Also the Carl H. KOEHLER family who would have been relatives of the Seiberts. They may have operated a saloon or been in the beer distribution business.

MILLER, MUELLAR, SALLING, SCHROEDER posted by Reba Teal Parks on Wednesday, June 11, 1997

Gr grfa Henry Charles SCHROEDER and wife Augusta MUELLAR/MILLER lived in Miles, Runnels Co. ca 1899-1904, where he operated a saloon and farmed. He was active in the brass band in Miles. Sister Henrietta (m. Frederick SALLING) also lived in Miles, and descendants still reside there. Will exchange info on these immigrant German families. Sponsor Remarks: Henry and Augusta Schroeder and Frederick and Henrietta Salling are buried in Miles Cemetery Probate Case #1425 Henrietta Salling, deceased, 9 July 1936

ADAMS, TUCKER, WALLACE, WILCOX posted by Carla Hillman Ratcliff on Wednesday, June 18, 1997

Seeking info about WILCOX family. James WILCOX, son of John T. and Julia A. TUCKER WILCOX was born in Iola, Tx, Grimes Co., 1873. He was farmed out to live with his father's nephew, George WILCOX, Ballinger, TX, Runnels Co, when John remarried Mahala Ann WALLACE ADAMS. According to the 1910 census Tx, WILCOX, James S. age 38 yrs old was living in Winters, Tx, Runnels Co. and with him were: Jennie (Hendereson) age 28 yrs. , Curtis, 8, Pansy, 5 and Geta, 3. It is recorded that both James and wife Jennie died in 1920's. Would appreciate any info about the WILCOX family line. Thanks. Sponsor Remarks: Fairview Cemetery, Winters, TX J.S. WILCOX 17 Mar 1871-30 Mar 1915 Is this James S.?

HOWELL, JACKSON, KING, PAYNE posted by Ann and Sammy Wise on Friday, June 20, 1997

Doing research on famly of John R. JACKSON/Oma PAYNE JACKSON living in Runnels Co. early 1900's. Previously lived in Rockdale,TX. John was b .1865 in TN. Oma was b. 1862 in TX. They married about 1884 in Somewhere,TX. Oma is buried in Paint Rock Cemetery, Concho Co.,TX. Their kids are: John b. 1885, Martha b.1888, Vester b.1892, Lidia b. 1893 m. Luther Agnew, James b. 1896, Samuel b.1898 m. Polly KING, Viola b.1900 m. "Lum" KING, Jesse(f) b. 1902 m. ____ HOWELL, Lizzie b. ca1899? Any of these names ring a bell? If they do, send me some E-Mail.

CUPP, CURBO posted by JoAnn Curbo on Friday, July 25, 1997

Seeking CURBO and CUPP. Arrived in Runnels County ca 1920. Have data to share. Sponsor Remarks: Cupp and Curbo families buried in Old Runnels Cemetery, a few miles northeast of Ballinger.

BAKER, BELL, CURTIS, HARRIS, HARTLEY, NEELY, NELSON posted by George Park on Wednesday, August 13, 1997

Joseph VanBuren NELSON 1857-1933-Winters, Runnels, TX mar. 1879-Nancy Elizabeth BELL children: Amanda O. NELSON 1880-1882 Arthur Frasure NELSON 1884-1949 Altie Elizabeth NELSON 1887-1915 mar. Kaye HARTLEY mar. 1888-Marie Annie CURTIS children: R.K.NELSON 1891-? Moses VanBuren NELSON 1894-1911 mar. 1897- Mary Elizabeth HARRIS children: Susie Ella NELSON 1898-1932 mar. Herman BAKER Miriam Maudess NELSON 1903-? mar. William NEELY Medo Willis NELSON 1906-? mar. Effie NEELY seeking any information on family and descendants. Have much info to share.

PENDLETON, PETERSON posted by Stephen G. Peterson on Thursday, August 14, 1997

I am looking for information on Anders (Andrew?) PETERSON and his wife Nancy Mary PENDLETON. Anders was born abt 1833 in Sweden and Mary was born in 1845 in Parker County, Tx. State Vital statistics could not help. Anders died abt. 1910 in Runnels County near Winters, and Mary died in Runnels County, near Crews. Any help will be appreciated, Thank you very much! Sincerly, Stephen G. Peterson. PS.. They are my Great grandparents. Sponsor Remarks: 1880 census Runnels County shows Andrus Peterson age 52, farmer, born Sweden, parents born Sweden, wife Nancy, age 29, born Arkansas, parents born Tennessee, daughter Anna, age 1, born Texas.

BROWN, JENKINS, LONG posted by Terry Jenkins on Saturday, August 23, 1997

Looking for information on Martha Jane LONG. Martha born 1842 Ga., married Eli JENKINS 1861 Williamson Co.TX.. Later married Samuel P. BROWN in Wmson Co. and moved to Runnels Co. in 1880's. Samuel and Martha buried Ballinger, TX. Martha's father was Andrew Jackson LONG and he is supposedly buried in Ballinger as well. Would like proof of this. Also, any info on the Brown family. Samuel P. Brown born McDowell Co., NC

GRAY, HERD, HURD, STOUT, WILSON posted by Terry Jenkins on Saturday, August 23, 1997

Interested in any information on the following: Sarah STOUT married William Melvin GRAY in 1892 Coleman Co. Sarah born 1870 Kaufmann Co. to Martha HERD/HURD and _____ STOUT. William and Sarah buried Midway Cemetery, Coleman Co. Lived north of Crews, Runnels County. Martha was born 1852 Kaufmann Co. to _____ HERD/HURD and Viana _____. Martha married _____ STOUT about 1868. Need to know where marriage took place. Martha later married abt 1881 John GRAY, uncle of William Melvin GRAY. Also need to know marriage info. Martha later married John N. Taylor, broommaker. Would like to know final resting place of J.N. Taylor. Martha buried Midway Cemetery. Viana _____ HERD/HURD later married _____ WILSON and is buried in Midway Cemetery. Any info on these families would be appreciated.

GARRETT posted by Brian Edwards on Sunday, August 24, 1997

I am looking for any information on my GGrandfather, Charles Daniel GARRETT (b.10-28-1857 d. 1-29-1913), who lived in Winters, Tx. He is listed in the 1910 census there with his wife, Lucretia, sons Charles H., Arthur P., Prentiss(?), and daughter Julia. He and Lucretia are buried in Fairview Cemetery.

HAMMONDS, JENKINS posted by Terry Jenkins on Sunday, August 24, 1997

Looking for info on Mollie HAMMONDS b. abt 1865 who married Benjamin J. JENKINS about 1885 unknown location. Ben and Mollie lived in Runnels Co. until their deaths. Both buried Counts Cem. Mollie died 1911 and Ben died 1939. Wanting to find marriage between them and any info on Mollie.

KETTLER, STEINFIELD posted by Joy Kettler on Monday, August 25, 1997

I would like any information on the family of Anna Sophia KETTLER STEINFIELD b. May 1870 d. 21 Jan 1950 and is buried at Miles, Runnels, Texas. She married Charles STEINFIELD b. 1865 d. 16 Feb 1950 and is buried at Miles, Runnels, TX. Information about her or her father Christoph KETTLER b. 40 Apr 1830 d. 26 Apr 1930 and buried at Miles, Runnels, TX would be appreciated. Sponsor Remarks: Christoph KETLER b. 26 Apr 1830 d. 7 July 1914 buried Miles Cemetery. German inscription on tombstone.

HOWELL, JACKSON, KING, PAYNE posted by Ann and Sammy Wise on Thursday, August 28, 1997

Researching John JACKSON and wife Omie PAYNE . Their children : John b 1885....Martha b1888....Vester b1892....Lidia b 1893.....James b 1896.....Samuel b 1898 m. Polly KING.....Viola b 1900 m "Lum" KING.....Jesse b 1902 m _____HOWELL.....Lizzie b ca 1901. Omie is buried in Paint Rock Cemetary in Concho Co,TX. Interested in sharing with other family members.

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