John Henry Childers1

M, #9144, b. 30 December 1889, d. 18 May 1945
     John Henry Childers was born on 30 December 1889 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Moses Patton Childers and Laura Ann Martindale.5 He appeared as a son on the census of 1 June 1900 in the household of Moses P. Childers and Netty D. Childers at Pct 2, Jasper County, Texas.5 He appeared as a son on the census of 3 May 1910 in the household of Patten M. Childers and Nettie Childers at Pct 2, Jasper County, Texas.6 He was employed as a farm laborer on 3 May 1910 at Pct 2, Jasper County, Texas.6 He registered for military service on 5 June 1917 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.2 He was employed as a farmer on 5 June 1917 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.2 He was a veteran of World War I, serving as a Corporal in the 326th Infantry, 82nd Division, of the United States Army circa 1918.3 He appeared as a son on the census of 7 January 1920 in the household of Moses P. Childers and Nettie Childers at Spring Hill Road, Jasper County, Texas.7 He was employed as a foreman in a lumber yard on 7 January 1920 at Jasper County, Texas.7 He married Lillie Cavin, daughter of George Washington Cavin and Laura Victoria Carter, on 4 June 1922 at Jasper County, Texas.8,3,9 He and his wife Lilly C. Childers appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 on Spring Hill Road, Jasper County, Texas.9 He was employed as a farmer on 9 April 1930 on Spring Hill Road, Jasper County, Texas.9 He died on 18 May 1945 at Legion, Kerr County, Texas, at age 55 years, 4 months and 18 days.10,11,4,3 He was buried in row 8, at Memorial Park Cemetery, Main Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.3,4

Children of John Henry Childers and Lillie Cavin

Citations

  1. [S314] Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com.
  2. [S930] "John Henry Childers', WW1 Draft Registration" (05 Jun 1917).
  3. [S910] Dianne Pace, The Cemeteries of Jasper County, Texas, Volume 1, p. 76.
  4. [S979] John H. & Lilly Cavin & George Pat Childers, Cemetery Marker, Memorial Park Cemetery, Main Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.
  5. [S870] 01 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T623_1648, P1A.
  6. [S874] 03 May 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_1567, Image 342, P11A.
  7. [S879] 07 Jan 1920, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T625_1821, Image 664, P2B.
  8. [S957] Vivian Cogbid, Jim Folsom, Versie Truett, One Hundred Years of Jasper County Marriages 1849-1949, p. 39.
  9. [S888] 09 Apr 1930, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 2361, Image 376.0, P2A.
  10. [S929] Ann Childers Browder, "Childers Family Group Sheets."
  11. [S391] Texas Death Index, online www.ancestry.com.
  12. [S906] George Pat Childers, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.