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Re: Donald LLoyd Hendrickson
Posted by: Linda DeBarea (ID *****0282) Date: March 21, 2012 at 11:48:07
In Reply to: Donald LLoyd Hendrickson by Cheryl Ann Highhouse (Hendrickson) of 65444


Hi Cheryl,
This is what I was able to find. Their names and ages seem to change from year to year so I can't be 100% sure but it looks like they all tie into the same families...Linda

Death Certificate for William Chester Hendrickson
William Chester Hendrickson born 15 May 1901 in Texas died 16 Sep 1965 in Gladewater, Gregg, Texas. Death Certificate doesn't list wife's name. His father was LEROY HENDRICKSON and his mother's name is UNKNOWN. Wm. resided in Gladewater, Gregg, Tx. and his occupation was a Pumper in the Oil Industry. Cause of death was Coronary Occlusion. He was buried 19 Sep 1965 in White Oak Cemetery in White Oak, Gregg, Tex.

1930 Census Burkburnett, Wichita, Tx.
Leeroy Hendrickson, head, age 58, married, w, b. Ill 1872, father b. Tn. mother b. Il.
Maleha C. Hendrickson, wife, age 50, married, w, b. 1880 Tx
Ruby G. Hendrickson, wife, age 13, single, w, b. 1917

1920 Precinct 1, Grayson, Tx.
Leeroy Hendrickson, head, age 47, b. Il. 1873, parents b. U.S., farm laborer
Mahtha Hendrickson, wife, age 39, b. Tx. 1881, father b. Ind., mother b. Ky.
Willie Hendrickson, son, age 18, b. Tx. 1902
Esther Hendrickson, daug, age 13, b. Tx. 1907
Lucy Hendrickson, daug, age 7, b. Tx. 1913
Ruby Hendrickson, daug, age 3y 9m, b. Tx. 1917

1910 Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma
Leroy Hendrickson m 38y b. Ill. parents b. Ill., married 15y
Kate Hendrickson f 30 y 1880 b. Tx. father b. Ind. mother b. Ky., married 15y, had 8 children but only 5 still living
Della M. Hendrickson f 10y b. 1900 Ok.
William C. Hendrickson m 9y b. 1901 Tx.
Minta P. Hendrickson f 7y b. 1903 Tx.
Ertha Hendrickson f 4y b. 1906 Tx.
Emma O. Hendrickson f 0y 4m b. 1909 Ok.

1900 Justice, Grayson, Texas
Dwelling #154 -
Leeroy Hendrickson b. Jul 1870 Il. father b.Tn. mother b.Il.,married 4y, farmer
Kate Hendrickson b. May 1879 Tx, father b. S. Carolina, mother b. Ky married 4y, had 2 children but only 1 living
Della Hendrickson b. Feb 1899 Tx.

1920 Collinsville, Grayson, Tx.
Abraham, head, age 79, b. Tn, parents b. Tn, no occupation
Anna, wife, age 52, b. Tn., parents b. Tn.

1910 Collinsville, Grayson, Tx.
Abram N., head, age 68, 1st marriage, married 48 yrs., b. Tn, parents b. Tn, laborer of odd jobs
Nacy A., wife, age 64, 1st marriage, married 48y, b. Ill, parents b. Tn., had 8 children but only 6 still living

1900 Justice, Grayson, Texas
Dwelling #153 -
Abram N. Hendrickson, head, age 66 , b. Oct. 1833 Tn., parents b. Tn., married 45y
Nancy A. Hendrickson, wife, age 55, b. Oct 1844 Il, parents b. Tn, married 45y, had 8 children but only 6 still living
Roland R. Hendrickson, son, age, b. May 1876 Il.

1880 Jackson, Massac, Illinois
A.H. Hendrickson, head, age 37, b.Tn 1843, parents b. Tn., farmer
Nancy A., wife, age 35, b. Il 1845, parents b. Il, housekeeper
Mandra E., daug, age 15, b. Il. 1865
Charles M., son, age 12 , b. Tn. 1868, cannot write
John L., son, age 10, b. Tn. 1870, cannot write
Leroy, son, age 8, b. Il.1872, cannot read or write
Rolen R., son, age 6, b. Il. 1874, cannot read or write
Marass S., son, age 3, b Il. 1877, cannot read or write
Idella M., daug, age 1, b Il. 1879, cannot read or write


Roy Lee Hendrickson born 24 Jul 1871 in Tennessee died 01 May 1945 in Kilgore, Gregg, Tx. at the age of 73y 9m 8days. He lived in Kilgore for 11yrs. He was married when he died but spouses name was not on death certificate. Roy's father was ABRAHAM HENDRICKSON and his mother was REBECCA DAVIS per informant W.C. Hendrickson from Gladewater, Gregg, Tx.

The widow Meletha C Hendrickson born 5 May 1879 died 25 May 1963 in Gladewater, Gregg, Texas. Her fathers name was HENRY ALLEN and her mothers name was ANNA PHILLIPS per informant Lucy McNair (daughter) on death certificate. Cause of death - Cerebral Hemmorhage. Meletha was buried in Kilgore City Cemetery in Kilgore, Tx.

I don't understand why Roy's death certificate says his mothers name is Rebecca Davis unless his father remarried or Roy was born out of wedlock or the informant didn't know Roy's mothers name or I just have the wrong family.

But if you look at the 1900 Census for Justice, Grayson, Texas, you see that Leeroy and Abraham live right next door to each other.

What do make of all this? Linda

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