Hans Anton Person

M, (Apr 27, 1919 - Oct 26, 1994)
     Hans Anton Person was born on Apr 27, 1919 at Gloversville, New York. He married Virginia Dell Rice, daughter of Eugene Herman Rice and Deborah Lorette "Dora" Owen, on Nov 2, 1950 at Yoakum, Texas. Hans Anton Person died on Oct 26, 1994 at age 75.

Family

Virginia Dell Rice b. Aug 6, 1932

Gloria Louise Pridgen

F, (Jul 28, 1926 - Mar 26, 2006)
FatherOscar Wiley Pridgen
MotherHelen Walter
     Gloria Louise Pridgen was born on Jul 28, 1926 at Cuero, DeWitt County. She married Edgar Davis Rice, son of Jesse James Rice and Wilhemena Minnie Schulz, on Dec 17, 1948 at Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas. Gloria Louise Pridgen died on Mar 26, 2006 at Cuero, DeWitt County, at age 79.

Family

Edgar Davis Rice b. Jan 22, 1927, d. Feb 3, 1991

May Marie Bering

F, ( - Feb, 1994)
     May Marie Bering married Montrose Madison Rice, son of Jesse James Rice and Wilhemena Minnie Schulz, on Mar 1, 1937 at Kitsap County, Washington. May Marie Bering died in Feb, 1994.

Family

Montrose Madison Rice b. Jun 29, 1913, d. Jun 26, 1989

Jewell Pauline Johnson

F, ( - Nov 27, 1999)
     Jewell Pauline Johnson married Conard Barton Rice, son of Jesse James Rice and Wilhemena Minnie Schulz, on Sep 14, 1946 at DeWitt County, Texas. Jewell Pauline Johnson died on Nov 27, 1999 at Fort Worth, Texas.

Family

Conard Barton Rice b. Oct 14, 1917, d. Oct 1, 1987

David Bowen

M, (Aug 26, 1876 - Jan 5, 1923)
FatherAbraham Bowen b. Mar 14, 1850, d. Feb 27, 1923
MotherAdeline Prudence Courtney b. Jun 21, 1839, d. Jun 23, 1909
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Anita Jean Cooper
Ray Bowen with parents, Maggie and David
     David Bowen was born on Aug 26, 1876 at Yoakum, Texas; ,per 1880 census he was born in 1878. He married Hermana Magdeline "Maggie" Rice, daughter of Asa Samuel Rice and Mary Jane Bradley, on Nov 22, 1899 at DeWitt County, Texas; witnessed by Oren Rice and John Adams. David Bowen died on Jan 5, 1923 at Aransas Pass, San Patricio County, at age 46 died of stroke.
     The 1900 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on Jun 21, 1900 Yoakum, DeWitt County, Texas; Bowen, David, head, w/m/Aug 1877/22, married 1 year, born Texas, father and mother born Texas; Maggie, wife, w/f/May 1877/23, no children, born Texas, father and mother born Texas; next door to William H. Rice and family with niece Eva A. Harmes and John M. Ruston living with the Rice's. William Layton and Ellen and family lived two doors down. The 1920 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1920 Jackson County was born 1877, NY, farmer, age 43, Mother Maggie, age 43, Odie 19, Rosie 17, Ernest 10, John 14, Dedie 12, Sterling 9, Floyd 8, Mary 5, Ray 2, Maggie Merle, 1.

Family

Hermana Magdeline "Maggie" Rice b. May 8, 1876
Children

John Austin Newman

M, (Dec 26, 1871 - Sep 15, 1940)
FatherJoseph Austin Newman b. Oct 2, 1827, d. Nov 19, 1872
MotherElizabeth Dedrick Baker b. Sep 3, 1834, d. Sep 6, 1916
     John Austin Newman was born on Dec 26, 1871 at DeWitt County, Texas. He married Julia Ann Terry, daughter of John Terry. John Austin Newman died on Sep 15, 1940 at DeWitt County, Texas, at age 68.

Family

Julia Ann Terry b. Oct 7, 1871, d. Jan 31, 1950
Child

Martha E. (Mary) Means

F
     Martha E. (Mary) Means married James Milton Newman, son of Joseph Austin Newman and Elizabeth Dedrick Baker, on Aug 15, 1877.
     The 1880 Federal Census enumerated her as head of household in 1880 DeWitt County, Texas; James M Newman, 20 and Martha E, 18.

Family

James Milton Newman b. Oct 16, 1859, d. May 9, 1938

Mary Ema Cochran

F, (circa 1861 - Nov, 1880)
     Mary Ema Cochran was born circa 1861. She married James Milton Newman, son of Joseph Austin Newman and Elizabeth Dedrick Baker, on Jan 12, 1880 at DeWitt County. Mary Ema Cochran died in Nov, 1880.

Family

James Milton Newman b. Oct 16, 1859, d. May 9, 1938

Polly Elam

F, (Oct 31, 1871 - Sep 4, 1956)
     Polly Elam was born on Oct 31, 1871. She married James Milton Newman, son of Joseph Austin Newman and Elizabeth Dedrick Baker, on Feb 3, 1898. Polly Elam died on Sep 4, 1956 at age 84. She was buried at Voss Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas.

Family

James Milton Newman b. Oct 16, 1859, d. May 9, 1938
Children

Julia Ann Terry

F, (Oct 7, 1871 - Jan 31, 1950)
FatherJohn Terry
     Julia Ann Terry was born on Oct 7, 1871. She married John Austin Newman, son of Joseph Austin Newman and Elizabeth Dedrick Baker. Julia Ann Terry died on Jan 31, 1950 at age 78.

Family

John Austin Newman b. Dec 26, 1871, d. Sep 15, 1940
Child

Amy Gertrude Cooper

F, (Nov 18, 1900 - Nov 2, 1982)
FatherMarshall Jerone Cooper b. Aug 23, 1872, d. Jul 1, 1961
MotherMary Adeline "Addie" Rice b. Mar 28, 1876, d. Jan 26, 1945
RelationshipAunt of Anita Jean Cooper
Amy (Cooper) and Sye Elkins
     Amy Gertrude Cooper was born on Nov 18, 1900 at Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas. She was baptized in 1913 at DeWitt County, Texas; in the Guadalupe River with sister Effie. She married James Silas "Sie" Elkins and was buried at Hollywood Cemetery. Amy Gertrude Elkins died on Nov 2, 1982 at Houston at age 81.

Family

James Silas "Sie" Elkins b. Mar 30, 1901, d. Jan 13, 1986
Children

Sylvester Adelbert "Curley" Cooper

M, (Nov 29, 1903 - Mar 12, 1994)
FatherMarshall Jerone Cooper b. Aug 23, 1872, d. Jul 1, 1961
MotherMary Adeline "Addie" Rice b. Mar 28, 1876, d. Jan 26, 1945
RelationshipUncle of Anita Jean Cooper
Sylvester Cooper
     Sylvester Adelbert "Curley" Cooper was born on Nov 29, 1903 at DeWitt County, Texas. He married Etta Elizabeth Odom, daughter of William Earvin Odom and Sarah David Morris, on May 5, 1923 at Wharton County. Sylvester Adelbert "Curley" Cooper died on Mar 12, 1994 at New Caney, Montgomery County, Texas, at age 90 and was buried at Hebron Cemetery, DeWitt County.
     He was a Mason, Baptist, farmer and rancher, a cutting horse trainer and showman. He was a member of the Texas Range Riders Drill team and the Texas Salt Grass Trail. He and Lee Daniel Cooper were worked at McCurdy Dairy farm just outside of Cuero, Texas. The 1940 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on on Apr 25, 1940 Houston; worked as a mechanic in the air conditioning manufacturing industry, wages $1300; owned home, value $1150, highest grade in school H-1; Larry delivered papers. Sylvester Adelbert "Curley" Cooper was a heavy welding supervisor at the Houston Shipyard between 1941 and 1944. He was a Houston Police Officer for 24 years and was the first to retire from the motorcycle division. He was in the Houston Mounted Patrol and was featured in a police movie. The retirement citation from Houston City Council reads "Officer Cooper has compiled an enviable record, never once bringing discredit upon himself, the Police Department or the City of Houston." He worked in security at the Houston Intercontinental Airport for many years after his retirement from the police department.

Family

Etta Elizabeth Odom b. Sep 5, 1907, d. May 1, 1994
Children

William Earl Cooper

M, (Feb 8, 1906 - Dec 22, 2000)
FatherMarshall Jerone Cooper b. Aug 23, 1872, d. Jul 1, 1961
MotherMary Adeline "Addie" Rice b. Mar 28, 1876, d. Jan 26, 1945
RelationshipUncle of Anita Jean Cooper
Earl and Jean Cooper
     William Earl Cooper was born on Feb 8, 1906 at Stratton, DeWitt County, Texas. He married Ida Belle Odom, daughter of William Earvin Odom and Sarah David Morris, on Feb 12, 1926 at Wharton, Wharton County. William Earl Cooper and Ida Belle Cooper were divorced in 1941. William Earl Cooper married Imogene "Jean" Junek. William Earl Cooper died on Dec 22, 2000 at Cleveland, Liberty County, Texas, at age 94. He was buried at Brookside Cemetery, Houston, Texas.
     He resided between 1929 and 1930 at Houston, Texas; was a milker for Pure Milk Dairy. The 1930 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household Houston, Harris County, Texas; Cooper, William Earl, head, renter,$28 monthly, m/w/24, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, dairy laborer, Ida B., wife, f/w/19, married at age 17, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, William E. Jr., son, m/w/1 9/12, born Texas, Harvel, son, m/w/2/12, born Texas. The 1940 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on on Apr 4, 1940 Houston, Harris County; was a rivet sticker in the structural steel industry; worked 52 hrs/wk, wages $663; owned home, value $400. He was a Pentecost. He was a retired labor foreman for City of Houston, formerly self-employed, vending business, dairy; and leadman, Houston Shipyards.

Family 1

Ida Belle Odom b. Feb 11, 1911, d. Mar 26, 1971
Children

Family 2

Imogene "Jean" Junek b. Sep 12, 1919, d. Aug 13, 1991