Robert Childers

M, #2366, b. 5 February 1851, d. 8 October 1938
Robert Childers
1851-1938
Husband of Gilbertine S. Hart, Melvina Graham, Ida Desdemonia Freeman
Courtesy Jasper County, TX Genealogy Society
     Robert Childers was born on 5 February 1851 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Joseph Marion Childers and Irene Adams. Robert Childers also went by the name of Bob. He appeared as a son on the census of 3 August 1860 in the household of Marion Childers and Irene Childers at Jasper County, Texas.6 He appeared as a son on the census of 3 September 1870 in the household of Marion Childers and Ireeny Childers at Subdivision 23, Jasper County, Texas.7 He married Gilbertine Hart on 16 November 1876 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.8,9 He and his wife Gilbertine S. Childers appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 at Jasper County, Texas.10 He was employed as a farmer on 16 June 1880 at Jasper County, Texas.10 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Gilbertine S. Childers, on 7 April 1893 at Jasper County, Texas.11,3 He married Melvina Hart on 18 July 1897 at Jasper County, Texas.8,4 He and his wife Melvina Childers appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Pct 1, Jasper County, Texas.4 He was employed as a farmer on 8 June 1900 at Pct 1, Jasper County, Texas.4 He and his wife Melvina Childers appeared on the census of 16 May 1910 at Pct 1, Jasper County, Texas.12 He was employed as a farmer on 16 May 1910 at Pct 1, Jasper County, Texas.12 He and his wife Melvina Childers appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at Pct 1, Jasper County, Texas.13 He was employed as a farmer on 12 January 1920 at Pct 1, Jasper County, Texas.13 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Mel Hart Childers, on 28 April 1929 at Jasper County, Texas.14,3 He appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Highway 63 @ Peach Tree Road, Peach Tree Community, Jasper County, Texas.15 He was employed as a farmer on 10 April 1930 at Highway 63 @ Peach Tree Road, Peach Tree Community, Jasper County, Texas.15 He married Ida Desdemonia Freeman, daughter of Thomas Franklin Freeman and Irene Sargent, circa 1930.5 He died from senility and carcinoma of prostate at 11:00 pm on 8 October 1938 at Jasper County, Texas, at age 87 years, 8 months and 3 days.1,16,2,3 The funeral service was conducted by Dr. E. A. Ingram and Rev. J. A. Henderson, both of Jasper, at 10:00 am on 10 October 1938 at Hart Cemetery, Jasper County, Texas.17 He was buried on 10 October 1938 at Hart Cemetery, Jasper County, Texas.2,1,3

Children of Robert Childers and Gilbertine S. Hart

Family: Robert Childers and Melvina Graham

Family: Robert Childers and Ida Desdemonia Freeman

Citations

  1. [S891] Robert Childers, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  2. [S953] Robert Childers, Cemetery Marker, Hart Cemetery, Jasper County, Texas.
  3. [S921] G. R. S. Mildred S. White, Jasper County Cemeteries, P. 139.
  4. [S871] 08 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T623_1648, P4A.
  5. [S97] Buckmaster, Holmes, Lanier & Thurber Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com.
  6. [S232] 03 Aug 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1298, P403.
  7. [S233] 03 Sep 1870, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M593_1593, P527.
  8. [S957] Vivian Cogbid, Jim Folsom, Versie Truett, One Hundred Years of Jasper County Marriages 1849-1949, p. 40 & 91.
  9. [S315] Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 & 1966-2011, online http://search.ancestry.com
  10. [S234] 16 Jun 1880, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T9_1313, P116A.
  11. [S952] Mrs. G. Childers, Cemetery Marker, Hart Cemetery, Jasper County, Texas.
  12. [S876] 16 May 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_1567, Image 316, P8A.
  13. [S235] 12 Jan 1920, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T625_1821, P5B.
  14. [S951] Mel Hart Childers, Cemetery Marker, Hart Cemetery, Jasper County, Texas.
  15. [S883] 10 Apr 1930, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 2361, Image 241.0, P3A.
  16. [S391] Texas Death Index, online www.ancestry.com.
  17. [S911] The Jasper News-Boy, Obituary, Robert Childers, (13 Oct 1938).
  18. [S908] Lela Emily Hancock, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  19. [S909] Alice Prewitt, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  20. [S894] Noah Paramore Childers, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.