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Re: Donhams in Smithville TX
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: May 19, 2007 at 20:33:39
In Reply to: Donhams in Smithville TX by Jennipher Donham Ashton of 93

Hello Jennipher,

I have NO connection to this family. Saw your query and did some searching. This is what I have found:

1930 United States Federal Census
about John D Donham
Name: John D Donham
Home in 1930: Smithville, Bastrop, Texas
Age: 5
Estimated birth year: abt 1925
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's name: John D
Mother's name: Valesca

5 Tobin Addition

Household Members: Name Age
John D Donham 33, head, rent $7/mo, married at 22, b. Texas, father b. Pennsylvania, mother b. Tennessee, Mail Carrier Rural
Valesca Donham 24, wife, married at 18, b. Texas, parents b. Texas
John D Donham 5, son, b. Texas
Martha Donham 4 4/12, daughter, b. Texas
George B Donham 2 4/12, son, b. Texas
Marcus L Donham, 10/12 months, son, b. Texas

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Smithville, Bastrop, Texas; Roll: 2290; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 4; Image: 183.0.
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His Father:

1920 United States Federal Census
about John P<D on census> Donham
Name: John P Donham
[John R Donham]
Home in 1920: Justice Precinct 7, Bastrop, Texas
Age: 22 years
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Texas
Relation to Head of House: Boarder
Father's Birth Place: Texas
Mother's Birth Place: Texas
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Sex: Male
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Household Members: Name Age
Fait Ridge 68, Head, b. Arkansas, parents b. Alabama, Hotel Keeper
Sarah Ridge 62, wife, b. Texas, father b. Louisiana, mother b. Mississippi
John P<D on census> Donham 22, boarder, b. Texas, parents b. Texas, letter carrier, Rt. No. 1
Nancy Donham 82, MOTHER <grandmother??>, widow, b. Mississippi, father b. Mississippi, mother b. Alabama

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Justice Precinct 7, Bastrop, Texas; Roll: T625_1774; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 32; Image: 391.
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1910 United States Federal Census
about John David Donham
Name: John David Donham
Age in 1910: 13
Estimated birth year: abt 1897
Birthplace: Texas
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's name: Minor C
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's name: Salome
Mother's Birth Place: Texas
Home in 1910: Justice Precinct 6, Bastrop, Texas
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Minor C Donham 39, Head, marriage 1, married 15 yrs, b. Pennsylvania, parents b. Pennsylvania, farmer, general farm
Salome Donham 33, wife, marriage 1, married 15 yrs, 7 children, 7 living in 1910, b. Texas, parents b. Tennessee
John David Donham 13, son, b. Texas
Charles Emer Donham 11, son
Harriet A Donham 8, daughter
Agnes Donham 7, daughter
Cecil Donham 5, son
Harold W Donham 3, son
Mary A Donham 11/12, daughter

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 6, Bastrop, Texas; Roll: T624_1529; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 461.
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1900 United States Federal Census
about John Donham
Name: John Donham
Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 6, Bastrop, Texas
Age: 3
Estimated birth year: abt 1897
Birthplace: Texas
Relationship to head-of-house: Son
Father's name: Minor C
Mother's name: Salome
Race: White

Household Members: Name Age
Minor C Donham 30, Head, b. May 1870, married 5 yrs, b. Pennsylvania, parents b. Pennsylvania, farmer
Salome Donham 23, wife, b. July 1876, married 5 yrs, 2 children, 2 living in 1910, b. Texas, parents b. Tennessee
John Donham 3, son
Charlie Donham 1, son

Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 6, Bastrop, Texas; Roll: T623 1609; Page: 19B; Enumeration District: 11.
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Social Security Death Index
about John D. Donham
Name: John D. Donham
SSN: 463-22-5768
Last Residence: 93446 Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California, United States of America
Born: 17 Sep 1924
Died: 19 Apr 1989
State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951

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California Death Index, 1940-1997
about John David Donham
Name: John David Donham
Social Security #: 463225768
Sex: MALE
Birth Date: 17 Sep 1924
Birthplace: Texas
Death Date: 19 Apr 1989
Death Place: San Luis Obispo
Mother's Maiden Name: Lee <--------His mother's maiden name
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Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
about Patricia Ann Donham
Name: Patricia Ann Donham
Date of Birth: 27 Dec 1944
Gender: Female
Birth County: Tarrant
Father's name: John David Donham
Mother's name: Valesca Maude Lee
Roll Number: 1944_0003

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1930 United States Federal Census
about Minor C Donham
Name: Minor C Donham
Home in 1930: Georgetown, Williamson, Texas
Age: 59
Estimated birth year: abt 1871
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Salome O
Race: White

Household Members: Name Age
Minor C Donham 59, Head, married at 24, b. Pennsylvania, parents b. Pennsylvania, Mail Carrier, Post Office
Salome O Donham 53, wife, married at 18, b. Texas, parents b. Tennessee
Louise O Donham 15, daughter
Charles C Donham 7, son

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Georgetown, Williamson, Texas; Roll: 2411; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 232.0.
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Social Security Death Index
about Marcus L. Donham
Name: Marcus L. Donham
SSN: 459-30-2320
Last Residence: 75149 Mesquite, Dallas, Texas, United States of America
Born: 7 Jun 1929
Died: Jul 1989
State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951
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Bobby Lee Donham 13 Jun 1959 Male Harris Marcus L Donham Fern Hilton
Cindy Lynn Donham 22 Aug 1957 Female Harris Marcus Lloyd Donham Fern Helton
Gary Wayne Donham 9 Sep 1962 Male Harris Marcus Lloyd Donham Fern Alta Helton
George Alan Donham 25 Aug 1961 Male Harris Marcus Lloyd Donham Fern Alta Helton
Johnny Floyd Donham 2 May 1960 Male Harris Marcus Lloyd Donham Fern Helton
Lindy Ann Donham 22 Aug 1957 Female Harris Marcus Lloyd Donham Fern Helton
Marcus Loyd JR. Donham 30 Jun 1956 Male Tarrant Marcus Loyd Donham SR. Fern Alta Helton
Timothy Scott Donham 24 Mar 1965 Male Harris Marcus Lloyd Donham Fern Alta Helton
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Social Security Death Index
about George Donham
Name: George Donham
SSN: 463-22-4573
Last Residence: 77008 Houston, Harris, Texas, United States of America
Born: 8 Aug 1927
Last Benefit: 77008 Houston, Harris, Texas, United States of America
Died: Feb 1987
State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951 )
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This is all I could find right now.

Hope it helps. 3 Generations


Regards,
Susan Nass
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