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James Rubin "Ruby" Craig, Sr.

Male 1890 - 1983  (92 years)


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  • Name James Rubin "Ruby" Craig  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Suffix Sr. 
    Nickname Ruby 
    Born 23 Dec 1890  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Dec 1983  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 8
    Buried Griffin Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • At the time of the 1930 Sabine County, TX census, his widowed father-in-law, William E. Campbell, was living with he and Mary.
    • (Research):

      Census Listings:

      1930 Census
      Texas, Sabine County, Justice Precinct 1
      Enumerated April 29, 1930 by William H. Davidson
      SD 202-3, ED 19th Sheet 9B
      Lower Hemphill and Bronson
      140-144
      Craig, James R. Head M W 39 M 25 Tx Miss Tx Farm
      Craig, Mary L Wf F W 31 M 19 Tx Tx Tx
      Craig, Beatrice L Dtr F W 12 S Tx Tx Tx
      Craig, Ruby J. Son M W 10 S Tx Tx Tx
      Craig, Katie G. Dtr F W 6 S Tx Tx Tx
      Craig, James P. Son M W 5 S Tx Tx Tx
      Craig, Dorothy R. Dtr F W 2 1/12 S Tx Tx Tx
      Campbell, William E Father-in-law M W 74 Wd 24 Tx Tx Tx
      Ferguson, Richard A Boarder m W 63 Wd 25 Tx Tx Tx Laborer Ranch

      1940 Census
      Texas, Sabine County, JP # 01
      Enumerated April 27, 1940
      SD 42-2 ED 202 Sheets 17A and  17B
      335
      Craig, James R Head m W 49 M Tx Same House Off Grader Labor Sawmill
      Craig, Mary Lee Wf F W 43 m Tx Same House
      Craig, Ruby Dtr F W 20 S Tx Same House NYA Worker NYA Office Work GW
      Craig, Katie Dtr F W 16 S Tx Same House
      Craig, Printice Son M W 14 S Tx Same House
      Craig, Dorothy Dtr F W 12 Tx Same House
      Craig, Cecil Son M W 10 S Tx Same House
      Craig, Lena Dtr F W 6 S Tx Same House
      Craig, James Son M W 3 S Tx
    Person ID I40878  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2017 

    Father James William Craig,   b. 1 Jul 1860, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1937, Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Sidney Ann Clark,   b. 10 Feb 1867, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1930, Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Abt 1887  [3, 4, 9
    Family ID F12342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Lee "Polly" Campbell,   b. Abt 1898, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1973  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1917  [4
    Children 
     1. Beatrice L. Craig,   b. Abt 1918, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ruby J. Craig,   b. Abt 1920, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Living
     4. Prentice James Craig,   b. 24 Jun 1925, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1950, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     5. Living
     6. Cecil Leo Craig,   b. 7 Aug 1930, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1994  (Age 63 years)
     7. Lena Sidney Craig,   b. 8 Jul 1933, Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 2015, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. James Rubin Craig, Jr.,   b. 31 Dec 1936, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1984, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     9. Loyd William Craig,   b. 13 Aug 1940, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1985, Gregg County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F1696  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Dec 1890 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Dec 1983 - Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S564] 1930 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002., (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls. Containing records for approximately 123 million Americans, the 1930 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and is the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1930, and contains information about a household’s family members and occupants including: birthplaces, occupations, immigration, citizenship, and military service. The names of those listed in the census are linked to actual images of the 1930 Census.), Texas, Sabine County, Justice Precinct 1 Enumerated April 29, 1930 by William H. Davidson SD 202-3, ED 19th Sheet 9B Lower Hemphill and Bronson 140-144 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S384] 1900 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls. This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1900 United States Federal Census, the Twelfth Census of the United States. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, address, relationship to the head of household, color or race, sex, month and year of birth, age at last birthday, marital status, number of years married, the total number of children born of the mother, the number of those children living, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, if the individual was foreign born, the year of immigration and the number of years in the United States, the citizenship status of foreign-born individuals over age twenty-one, occupation, and more. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1900 Federal Census.), Texas, Sabine County, Pr 1 Enumerated 5 Jun 1900 SD 8 ED 68 Sheet 2A Stamped 93 24-25 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S481] 1910 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006, (For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls. This database is an index to the head of households enumerated in the 1910 United States Federal Census, the Thirteenth Census of the United States. In addition, each indexed name is linked to actual images of the 1910 Federal Census. The information recorded in the census includes: name, relationship to head of family, age at last birthday, sex, color or race, whether single, married, widowed, or divorced, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, and more.), Texas, Sabine County, Pr 1 Enumerated 30 Apr 1910 SD 2 ED 131 Sheet 11B Hemphill and Homer Road 187-189 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1176] McCary, Mackie & Kay "Griffin Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas" Cemetery Index ; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txsabine/burials/.

    5. [S333] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current [database online], (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration. The Social Security Administration Death Master File contains information on millions of deceased individuals with United States social security numbers whose deaths were reported to the Social Security Administration. Birth years for the individuals listed range from 1875 to last year. Information in these records includes name, birth date, death date, and last known residence.).

    6. [S513] Ancestry.com - Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 [database online], James Rubin Craig (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1299] 1940 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.), Texas, Sabine County, JP # 01 Enumerated April 27, 1940 SD 42-2 ED 202 Sheets 17A and  17B 335 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S513] Ancestry.com - Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 [database online].

    9. [S1305] Clark, John W. "Some Descendants of William Clark of Sabine County, Texas" (American Reference Publishing Co., Ste. 262-250, Ridgleas Bank Building, Fort Worth, Texas 76116, c. 1971), (This book was complied by John William Clark, 1023 Harris Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73107 in honor of William Clark...information was obtained from family records and interviews with relatives having first hand knowledge of the facts; census records of South Carolina, Mississippi, and Texas; cemetery records and tombstone inscriptions; library books in Oklahoma City, Dallas, Austin, Hemphill, Lufkin and Nacogdoches, and letters from many interested people all over the country willing to help and be helped. A copy of this book was found by Trudy Cox at the Abilene Christina Unversity Brown Library and xeroxed by her, and a copy sent to Melinda McLemore Strong in San Antonio, Texas.), p. 2 (Reliability: 3).