CLAUDE VICTOR HAMMONDS

Claude Victor HammondsAge: 79 years19191999

Name
Claude Victor Hammonds
Given names
Claude Victor
Surname
Hammonds
Birth June 23, 1919 33 23
Address: Claude's birth places are listed in three different places: Hungerford, Palestine and Navarro County. All in Texas.
Birth of a brotherWilliam Jackson “Bill” Hammonds
June 4, 1922 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn William Hammond
October 16, 1923 (Age 4 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha Ann Cross (Hammond)
1924 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterIva Lee Hammonds (Evans)
February 11, 1925 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherRoy Luther Hammonds
November 11, 1927 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Lois Hammonds (Pickle)
May 10, 1936 (Age 16 years)
Military service
US Army
before 1940 (Age 20 years)

Note: Claude joined the army when he was very young, perhaps not even 18 years old. He had completed the first two years of high school, got into some trouble, and the judge gave him the choice of spending some time in jail, or joining the army. He was already in the service when WWII broke out. On December 31, 1942, he was serving in India. I remember him staying with in touch with my mother, his sister, Mary Ann Hammonds and that he sent her some lovely delicate jewelry from there. After the war, he got out of the service, but on March 1, 1946, rejoined, choosing the Air Corps this time. He was sent to Germany.
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Lee Van Meter (Dorsey)
March 19, 1943 (Age 23 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMary Lee Van Meter (Dorsey)
March 22, 1943 (Age 23 years)
Cemetery: South Park Cemetery, Pearland, Texas
MarriageDolly Dimple GillView this family
about 1945 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Judy Darlene “Turtle” Rogers (Hammonds)
December 5, 1945 (Age 26 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherStonewall Jackson “”Tone“” Dorsey
November 24, 1949 (Age 30 years)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherStonewall Jackson “”Tone“” Dorsey
November 26, 1949 (Age 30 years)
Cemetery: South Park Cemetery
MarriageEvelyn Adams View this family
February 22, 1951 (Age 31 years)
Note: Evelyn may have been American Indian.
Death of a fatherOliver Luther Hammonds
December 7, 1960 (Age 41 years)
Burial of a fatherOliver Luther Hammonds
December 1960 (Age 41 years)
Cemetery: Peach Point Cemetery
Source: S03270
Publication: Research and Entry by Marian Fitzgerald Parent. Contributor of older generation Hammond/s Family by Norma Hammonds. In reference to Van Meter by many sources, namely Henry Howe's Historical Collections of the Great West(Cincinnati:1851)has much to tell us about American frontier life of the late 1700s. Apart from some brief introductory remarks, the article was re-printed by Howe from "Notes on the Settlement and Indian Wars of the Western Parts of Virginia and Pennsylvania, from the years 1763 until the year 1783, inclusive; together with a View of the State of Society and manners of the first Settlers of the Western County," by the Rev. Dr. Joseph Doddridge, Wellsburgh, Va., 1824
Date of entry in original source: December 10, 1960
Text:
Date of Import: May 20, 2001
Birth of a grandson
#1
Chris Southworth
1966 (Age 46 years)

Death of a brotherWilliam Jackson “Bill” Hammonds
January 25, 1968 (Age 48 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam Jackson “Bill” Hammonds
1968 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Valerie Southworth
1969 (Age 49 years)

Birth of a grandson
#3
Ray Southworth
1972 (Age 52 years)

Death of a sisterMary Ann Hammonds (Fitzgerald) (Wadsworth)
June 23, 1983 (Age 64 years)
Cause: Though she had cancer in the roof of her mouth, Mary Ann died of a blocked blood vessel in her stomach.
Death of a brotherRoy Luther Hammonds
August 25, 1985 (Age 66 years)
Cause: Cancer
Burial of a brotherRoy Luther Hammonds
August 28, 1985 (Age 66 years)
Cemetery: Peach Point Cemetery
Death of a motherMabel Victoria “Big Mama” Dorsey (Hammonds)
December 30, 1986 (Age 67 years)
Burial of a motherMabel Victoria “Big Mama” Dorsey (Hammonds)
January 2, 1987 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery: Peach Point Cemetery
Death of a brotherFrank Marshall Hammonds
October 15, 1990 (Age 71 years)
Death of a sisterIva Lee Hammonds (Evans)
June 12, 1995 (Age 75 years)
Cause: Lupus
Burial of a sisterIva Lee Hammonds (Evans)
1995 (Age 75 years)
Cemetery: Gulf Prairie Cemetery
Adoption of a daughterJudy Darlene “Turtle” Rogers (Hammonds)
yes

Death April 6, 1999 (Age 79 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 24, 1912Bay City, Matagorda, Texas, USA
1 year
elder brother
21 months
elder brother
14 months
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
9 years
younger sister
Family with Dolly Dimple Gill - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1945
11 months
daughter
Family with Evelyn Adams - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 22, 1951Anderson County, Texas, USA
son
daughter
son
Family with Thelma Paladin - View this family
himself
wife

Military service
Claude joined the army when he was very young, perhaps not even 18 years old. He had completed the first two years of high school, got into some trouble, and the judge gave him the choice of spending some time in jail, or joining the army. He was already in the service when WWII broke out. On December 31, 1942, he was serving in India. I remember him staying with in touch with my mother, his sister, Mary Ann Hammonds and that he sent her some lovely delicate jewelry from there. After the war, he got out of the service, but on March 1, 1946, rejoined, choosing the Air Corps this time. He was sent to Germany.
Marriage
Evelyn may have been American Indian.
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