Family Group

William Jefferson Canady
&
Sallie Elizabeth Damron

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Subject:  William Jefferson Canady (Click to view picture of Jeff Canady)
Birth: 24 Dec 1872 Robertson Co., Texas.
Marriage (1): 14 Dec 1894 Texas.
Marriage (2): 28 Apr 1934 Effie Jone Harlburt
Divorce: 25 Feb 1937 Effie Jone Harlburt; Cameron, Milam Co., Texas.
Death:
23 Mar 1942 Cross Plains, Callahan Co., Texas.
Burial: 25 Mar 1942 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Father: Thomas Jefferson Canady (1834-1892)
Mother: Emily Henrietta Kyser (1837-1886)

Spouse: Sallie Elizabeth Damron   (click to view picture Lizzie Damron Canady)
Birth: 16 Apr 1877 Brown Co., Texas.
Death: 28 Dec 1924 Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Burial: aft 28 Dec 1924 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Father: James Thomas Damron (1852-1934) son of John Henry Damron
Mother: Laura Providence Saye (1857-1931) daughter of William R. Saye

Eight Children

1/M Orval Thomas Canady   (click to view picture of Orville Canady)
Birth:
05 Jan 1896 Brown Co., Texas.
Marriage: 10 Aug 1919 Essie Pearl Carlile (1899-1993); Keechi, Leon Co., Texas.
Death: 30/31 Aug 1959 Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Burial: aft 30/31 Aug 1959 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas; His body was later moved to Palestine, Anderson Co., Texas.

2/M William Ivy Canady  (click to view picture of Ivy Canady)
Birth:
26 Mar 1897 Brown Co., Texas.
Marriage: 26 May 1918 Ethel Inez Bell* (1898-1990)
Death: 27 Oct 1971 Bryan, Brazos Co., Texas.
Burial: aft 27 Oct 1971 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.

3/M Newton Campbell Canady    (click to view picture of Newt Canady)
Birth: 18 Feb 1899 Brown Co., Texas.
Marriage: 27 Jan 1924 Effie Elizabeth Bell* (1902-2000)
Death: 28 May 1985 Houston, Harris Co., Texas.
Burial: aft 28 May 1985 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.

4/F Laura Emily Canady   (click to view picture of Sis Canady)
Birth:
12 Sep 1901 Robertson Co., Texas.
Marriage: 23 Dec 1923 Leonard Owen Crook (1899-1972); Cameron, Milam Co., Texas.
Death: 30 Mar 1995 Greenville, Hunt Co., Texas.
Burial: 01 Apr 1995 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.

5/M Lynn Carl Canady   (click for picture of Lynn & Maud Canady soon after marriage)
Birth:
24 May 1904 Robertson Co., Texas.
Marriage: 15 May 1926 Eula Mae Bell *(1909- )
Divorce: bef __ ___ 1932 Eula Mae Bell* (1909- )
Marriage: 20 Dec 1932 Willie Maude James (1911-1987); Blanton, Runnels Co., Texas.
Death: 15 Oct 1966 Winters, Runnels Co., Texas.
Burial: 17 Oct 1966 Old Runnels Cemetery north of Ballinger, Runnels Co., Texas.

6/M Vernon Ovit Canady  (Click to view picture of Vernon Canady.  1st boy from the left.)
Birth:
09 Feb 1907 Robertson Co., Texas.
Death: 06 May 1925 Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Burial: aft 06 May 1925 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.

7/F Maudie Alice Ruth Canady   (click to view picture of Maudie Ruth Canady)
Birth:
14 Jul 1911 Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Marriage: 10 Jun 1939 Claude Chaney (1913-1989); Temple, Bell Co., Texas.
Divorce: cir __ ___ 1976 Claude Chaney (1913-1989); Bell Co., Texas.
Death: 01 Mar 1999 Heritage Village Nursing Home, Richardson, Dallas Co., Texas.
Burial: 03 Mar 1999 Little River Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.

8/F Annie Lee Canady    (click to view picture of Annie Lee Canady)
Birth:
03 Aug 1917 Jones Prairie, Milam Co., Texas.
Marriage: 27 Oct 1939 Leo Thomas Baum (1914-1992); Pioneer, Eastland Co., Texas.
Death: 21 Jul 1978 Greenville, Hunt Co., Texas.
Burial: aft 21 Jul 1978 Greenville, Hunt Co., Texas.

*Ethel Inez Bell, Effie Elizabeth Bell, and Eula Mae Bell  are sisters.

 

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