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Grace Clowdis

Female 1889 - 1927  (37 years)


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  • Name Grace Clowdis 
    Born 22 Oct 1889  Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Some sources say she was born in 1891, but her death certificate says 1889.
    Gender Female 
    Census 8 Jun 1900  Little River Twp, Little River Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 19 Jan 1920  Coalgate, Coal Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 19 Jan 1920  Coalgate, Coal Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Works in the county office. 
    • Looks like census may say dress contractor, but might be something else. Looks to me like Jere Will met her at work.
    Died 25 Aug 1927  Big Spring, Howard Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    • Grace died of peritonitis following a caesarean section.
    Buried Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Address:
    Denison Cemetery 
    Headstone - Grace Clowdis Higgs
    Headstone - Grace Clowdis Higgs
    Person ID I1733  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2017 

    Mother Martha E.,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1885  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jere Will Higgs,   b. 5 Jun 1893, Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1952, Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Marriage License 21 Jun 1926  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Interestingly, Tom Finney applied for the marriage license on Jere Will's behalf.
    Married 22 Jun 1926  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Interestingly, Tom Finney got the marriage license instead of Jere Will. He and Morton Higgs were witnesses to the marriage.
    Children 
     1. Jere Will Higgs, Jr.,   b. 22 Aug 1927, Big Spring, Howard Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1972  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Oct 1889 - Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Jun 1900 - Little River Twp, Little River Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Jan 1920 - Coalgate, Coal Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Works in the county office. - 19 Jan 1920 - Coalgate, Coal Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 21 Jun 1926 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jun 1926 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Aug 1927 - Big Spring, Howard Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Denison Cemetery - - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma
    Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • h2, h5

  • Sources 
    1. [S940] Texas Death Certificate, Grace S. Higgs; Big Spring, Howard Co., Texas; Reg. Dist. No. 27648, Registered No. 166, Form D; 25 August 1927.

    2. [S1101] 1900 US Federal Census, Little River Co, AR, Little River Township; ED 74; Sheet 7; Dwelling 113, Familt 114; M.E. Clowdis.

    3. [S1102] 1920 US Federal Census, Coal Co., OK, Coalgate; ED 7; Sheet 14 A; Dwelling 133, Family 133; Louis N Clark.

    4. [S714] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, 23 December 2014; Grace Clowdis, , Howard Co., Texas, 25 Aug 1927.

    5. [S641] Find A Grave, 23 December 2014; Grace Clowdis Higgs; Grace Clowdis Higgs; 23701816; Sandie Manning Lambert.

    6. [S1069] Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995, 28 May 2018; Jere Will Higgs, Idabel, McCurtain Co., Jun 1926.

    7. [S1069] Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995, 27 March 2017; Jere Will Higgs to Grace Clowdis, 22 Jun 1926, Idabel, McCurtain Co, Oklahoma.


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