Posted By:Judy
Subject:Hendrick - Hendricks - Hendrix / Carter / Ward families
Post Date:July 13, 2009 at 09:03:11
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Forum:Hardeman County, TX Genealogy Forum
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There were several Carter siblings that were related to the Hendrick / Hendrix family of Hardeman Co., TX. that were living in Hardeman County after the death of their mother, Emma Hendrick Carter Donoho. Their names are: Lillian, Walker, Daneen, and Eldon Carter. Emma's daughter's by her 2nd husband, Bonnie and Chloe Donoho also lived with their Carter siblings for a short time in Hardeman County (I think).

Walker M. Carter, the nephew of D. (Dee) Hendrick / Hendrix was living in Chillicothe, Hardeman County, TX. when he m. Roxana Ward in 1915. Roxana was the daughter of James C. Ward and Jimmy (James Minnie Evans) Ward.

Roxana died in 1923 and is buried in the Chillicothe Cemetery (pic. and information available on

Walker and Roxana had 2 children:

D.C. Carter
b. March 21, 1917, Chillicothe Texas
d. August 18, 1987, West Lake, California

Howard L. Carter
b. September 16, 1919, Chillicothe Texas
d. November 19, 1964, Long Beach, California

Please contact me if you would like to share information re the Hendrick, Carter or Ward families. Otherwise, I hope this of some help to someone.