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WILLIAM ALEXANDER PACE (14.7.6) is the son of Edward Pace and Susannah (Foster) Pace. William was born on May 6, 1823 in Scott County, Virignia. On June 10, 1842, William Pace married Sarah Jane Hankins in French Lick, Indiana. Sarah was born on August 9, 1826 in Knoxville, Tennessee and is the daughter of William Hankins and Mary Hankins. William and Sarah Pace were the parents of seventeen children:
Edward D. Pace (126.96.36.199), b. May 16, 1843, French Lick, Indiana
Joseph L. Pace, b. March 6, 1845, French Lick, Indiana
W. K. Pace, b. March 9, 1846, French Lick, Indiana
Infant, b. December 24, 1847, French Lick, Indiana
Abraham H. Pace, b. February 11, 1849, French Lick, Indiana
Mary Pace, b. June 11, 1851, French Lick, Indiana
Marion Pace (188.8.131.52), b. July 11, 1852, French Lick, Indiana
Infant, b. November 18, 1854
Elizabeth Pace (184.108.40.206), b. May 4, 1856, Salado, Texas
John Wesley Pace (220.127.116.11), b. February 22, 1858, Salado, Texas
Sarah Louisa Pace (18.104.22.168), b. March 19, 1860, Salado, Texas
Sterling P. Pace, b. January 19, 1862, Salado, Texas
William A. Pace, b. November 28, 1863, Salado, Texas
Phebe Ann Pace, b. February 28, 1866, Salado, Texas
Mary Evelyn Pace, b. December 9, 1867, Salado, Texas
Julian Barton Pace (22.214.171.124), b. June 6, 1870, Salado, Texas
Infant, b. January 1, 1874
In 1850, William and Sarah Pace were living in Orange County, Indiana. Around 1853, William Pace and his family moved to Georgetown, Texas and he operated a mill near Georgetown owned by George W. Glasscock, Sr. In 1860, William and Sarah Pace were living in Bell County, Texas. William Pace and his son, Joseph, served in the Confederate Army under Captain Robert B. Halleys Company which subsequently became Company G, Baylors Regiment of the Texas Cavalry. In 1870, William and Sarah Pace were living in Bell County, Texas. In 1880, William Pace declared his candidacy for the political office of County Commissioner, Precinct One of Bell County, Texas. In that same year, he was also elected to be a delegate to the primary convention of the County. In 1888, William purchased the Davis mill in Salado, Texas. William Alexander Pace died on February 3, 1889 in Salado, Texas and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace died on September 5, 1894 in Salado, Texas. Both were buried in Salado, Texas. The land on which the W. A. Pace Memorial Park is located was given to the Community of Salado by John W. Pace in honor of his father. Descendants of William Alexander Pace gather at the Park each October for a family reunion.
Joseph L. Pace was killed during the Battle of Arkansas Post, Arkansas which took place on January 10th and 11th, 1863. W. K. Pace died before 1850. On June 27, 1867, Abraham Pace married Nancy E. Reeves. Mary Pace died as an infant on June 28, 1851 and was buried in the Robinson-Pace Cemetery in Dubois County, Indiana. On February 3, 1918, William A. Pace married Charity Caroline Fender. William A. Pace died on May 30, 1927 and was buried in Runnels County, Texas. Phebe Ann Pace married George Longmeyers. Phebe (Pace) Longmeyers died in 1882. Mary Evelyn Mollie Pace married William Stevens. Mary (Pace) Stevens died on March 27, 1942 and was buried in Winters, Texas.
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References: 1) 1850 Census, Orange County, Indiana; 2) 1860 and 1870 Censuses, Bell County, Texas; 3) Pace, One of Americas Earliest Families, by Noble Hamilton Pace, 1962, Pages 34 and 35; 4) S. A. R. Application Number 99,765, by George Rankin Pace, February 23, 1970; 5) The Winegar Tree, October, 1983 (Robinson-Pace Cemetery), Pages 68 and 69; 6) Letter, William L. Ming to David E. Pace, December 19, 1986; 7) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
EDWARD D. PACE (126.96.36.199) is the son of William Alexander Pace and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace. Edward was born on May 16, 1843 in French Lick, Indiana. Edward D. Pace appears on a muster roll dated February 29, 1864 at Camp Sidney Johnson, Louisiana for Company K of the First Texas Cavalry. On July 27, 1865, Edward Pace married Malissa Hodges (born 1846). Edward and Malissa Pace were the parents of at least one son:
Edward Pace, b. 1862, Texas
Edward Pace died on May 30, 1869 and was buried in Salado, Texas. In 1870, Malissa (Hodges) Pace was living in Bell County, Texas.
References: 1) 1870 Census, Bell County, Texas; 2) William A. Pace Newsletter, July, 1985 and October, 1985; 3) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
MARION PACE (188.8.131.52) is the son of William Alexander Pace and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace. Marion was born on July 11, 1852 in French Lick, Indiana. On March 17, 1870, Marion Pace married Martha Hodges (born 1852). Marion and Martha Pace were the parents of six children:
Jesse James Pace, b. 1871
William A. Pace
Joe E. Pace
In 1870, Marion and Martha Pace were living in Bell County, Texas. Marion Pace married a second time to Mettie Kathryn Payne and they were the parents of two children:
Marion Payne Pace, b. April 27, 1914
Frances Pace, b. November 14, 1916
Marion Pace died in July of 1930. Jesse Pace married Eva Van Ness and they were the parents of three children: - William Lynn Pace, - Theodore James Pace, - Lucille Pace. Jesse Pace died in August of 1935. William Lynn Pace married Willie Grace Stephens and they have three children: - William Lynn Pace, Jr., b. August 23, 1920, - Riley James Pace, - Janice Pace, b. October 18, 1926. On September 16, 1939, William Lynn Pace, Jr. married Myra Marjorie Ratliff and they have three children: - William Lynn Pace, III, b. October 30, 1940, - Stephen James Pace, b. May 30, 1944, - Patrick Hugh Pace, b. February 13, 1950. On August 19, 1962, William Pace, III married Twyla Ruth Hipp. Stephen Pace never married and died on April 4, 1966. On June 15, 1969, Patrick Pace married Brenda G. Buerger. Riley James Pace married Gladys Walsh. Lucille Pace married J. S. Cullum. William A. Pace married Julia Cofield.
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On March 14, 1909, Joe E. Pace married Winnifred Bevers and they had seven children: - Joe E. Pace, Jr., b. December 22, 1909, - Martha Ann Pace, b. April 14, 1911, - Walter Taylor Pace, b. January 11, 1913, - Eldridge Clark Pace, b. August 8, 1918, - Flo Ascenith Pace, b. August 25, 1920, - Billy Shook Pace, b. January 2, 1924, - Nannie Mae Pace, b. November 10, 1926. In June of 1968, Joe Pace, Jr. married Christine Mercer. Joe Pace, Jr. died on August 27, 1969. On August 7, 1940, Martha Pace married Ben F. Roberts, Jr. On November 12, 1968, Walter Pace married Karen S. DeBrune. Walter Pace died on December 20, 1976. On July 27, 1942, Eldridge Pace married Betty Lee. Eldridge Pace died on April 20, 1958. On September 24, 1944, Flo Pace married Paul S. Grinstead. Billy Pace is not married. On November 1, 1945, Nannie Pace married K. D. Pittman. Nannie (Pace) Pittman died on March 5, 1963.
Mae Pace married X. C. Killingsworth. Lillian Pace married David Muncy Cogdell and they have one daughter: - Charlotte Craig Cogdell. Charlotte Cogdell first married a Mr. Forbes and they had three children: - Joanna Gale Forbes, b. January 27, 1937, - David Colin Forbes, b. July 13, 1938, - Douglas Campbell Forbes, b. 1939. Charlotte married a second time to a Mr. Etgen and they have one daughter: - Martha Cogdell Etgen, b. February 7, 1953. On July 13th, Joanna Forbes married Paul Bernard Hayes. David Forbes married Linda Lawson. Douglas Forbes married Rita Elaine Stephens. Martha Etgen married Jerry G. Millhollon. Nannie Pace married Ed Waggoner.
On August 25, 1934, Marion Payne Pace married Lon W. Evans and they have three children: - Marlon Evans, b. June 21, 1935, - Marion Kathryn Evans, b. March 14, 1946, - Peggy Annette Evans, b. December 22, 1950. Marlon Evans first married Dale Lanier. On May 31, 1975, Marlon married a second time to Fred G. Seghetti. On January 26, 1967, Marion Evans married James M. Loveless. On December 28, 1973, Peggy Evans married Richard W. Dulaney. On October 21, 1943, Frances Pace married Robert Wright.
References: 1) 1870 Bell County, Texas; 2) William A. Pace Newsletter, July, 1985 and October, 1985; 3) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
ELIZABETH PACE (184.108.40.206) is the daughter of William Alexander Pace and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace. Elizabeth was born on May 4, 1856, Salado, Texas. On August 24, 1873, Elizabeth Pace married John Smith Hodges. John and Elizabeth Hodges were the parents of four children:
Sarah Jane Hodges
Maude Beatrice Hodges, b. June 11, 1887
Fannie Mae Hodges
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Elizabeth (Pace) Hodges died on February 8, 1951 and was buried in Salado, Texas. Sarah Sallie Hodges married Robert Nelson Ensor and they had five children: - Nannie Mae Ensor, b. August 14, 1898, - Ida B. Ensor, b. December 22, 1899, - Mattie Ensor, b. August 4, 1902, - Julia Pearl Ensor, b. October 4, 1903, - J. S. Ensor, b. July 6, 1908. On April 16, 1916, Nannie Mae Ensor married Gus Wilson and they have five children: - Zaola Mae Wilson, b. February 24, 1917, - Onit Fay Wilson, b. February 2, 1923, - Wade Wilson, b. September 23, 1926, - Joyce Wilson, b. October 2, 1932, - Sue Wilson, b. February 13, 1938. On August 19, 1920, Ida B. Ensor married Willie Richard Puckett and they have three children: - Alan L. Dade Puckett, b. August 9, 1921, - Samuel Puckett, b. May 25, 1929, - Bonnie Annelle Puckett, b. October 15, 1934. In 1921, Mattie Ensor married Herman Hogg Smith and they have four children: - B. Jo Smith, b. February 10, 1922, - Buck D. Smith, b. December 18, 1925, - Sherry L. Smith, b. September 27, 1931, - Sue L. Smith, b. August 7, 1936. Buck Smith married Jeanne Kenley. Sherry Smith married W. J. Goffinet. Sue Smith married M. W. Parham. On June 11, 1922, Julia Ensor married Archiebald Hemmeline and they have three children: - Wanda Zell Hemmeline, b. May 20, 1926, - Robbie J. Hemmeline, b. May 21, 1932, - Eddie Don Hemmeline, b. December 3, 1934. On September 5, 1947, Wanda Hemmeline married Right Gatlin Bounds. On June 30, 1948, Robbie Hemmeline married Franka Don Whitworth. On July 18, 1955, Eddie Hemmeline married Barbara Ann Cox. On June 12, 1940, J. S. Ensor married Lennie L. Arche and they have no children.
On June 14, 1903, Maude Maudie Hodges married Seaborn Price Ferrell and they have six children: - Lillian Ferrell, b. October 12, 1904, - Herman Ferrell, b. September 16, 1906, - Robert Lee Ferrell, b. September 6, 1908, - Pierce (no middle initial) Ferrell, b. October 19, 1910, - John Delma Ferrell, b. February 25, 1917, - George William Ferrell, b. March 27, 1919. On January 29, 1921, Lillian Ferrell married Eugene E. Baker and they have one son: - Everett Eugene Baker, b. November 28, 1923. On November 21, 1953, Everett Baker married Helen L. Billeaud. Everett Baker died on February 26, 1972. On June 27, 1927, Herman Ferrell married Ruth Naomia Allamon and they have one daughter: - Sylvia Ruth Ferrell, b. February 13, 1931. On January 11, 1947 Sylvia Ferrell was married. On December 22, 1933, Robert Lee Ferrell married Jessie Lucille Wilson and they have no children. On January 18, 1938, Pierce Ferrell married Edith Mae Burford and they have two children: - Eleanor Louise Ferrell, b. October 1, 1940, - George Kenneth Ferrell, b. January 9, 1943. On February 14, 1976, Eleanor Ferrell married Dr. Tom Bell. George Ferrell is not married. John Delma Ferrell never married and died on February 4, 1946. On November 26, 1947, George William Ferrell married Helen P. Wheeler and they have three children: - Cheryl Lee Ferrell, b. March 29, 1944, - Deanne Louise Ferrell, b. October 6, 1944, - George Wesley Ferrell, b. May 6, 1955. On June 20, 1964, Cheryl Ferrell married Wilbur E. Grimm. Deanne Ferrell is not married. On July 15, 1983, George Ferrell married Marilyn Joy Herman.
In 1898, Carrie Hodges married Emitt Edward Eastland and they have one son: - E. Lee Eastland, b. August 21, 1903. Emitt Eastland died in February of 1962. On December 24, 1925, E. Lee Eastland married Ila Mae Lynn and they have three children: - Dorris Eastland, b. October 16, 1926, - Dalton L. Eastland, b. July 25, 1929, - Drew Eastland, b. June 12, 1947. On February 24, 1957, Dorris Eastland married Jim Richter. On February 1, 1949, Dalton L. Eastland married Billie J. Newman.
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On June 14, 1914, Fannie Mae Hodges married William E. Bunk Street and they have three children: - Elizabeth Street, b. June 10, 1917, - Emojane Street, b. February 25, 1922, - William E. Street, b. June 30, 1924. On November 28, 1939, Elizabeth Street married Allen Derward Mosley and they have two children: - Martin D. Mosley, b. November 12, 1940, - Harlan Ray Mosley, b. February 12, 1946. On June 30, 1962, Martin Mosley married Beverly A. Dollar. On December 6, 1947, Emojane Street first married James B. Adams and they have one daughter: - Jannie Beth Adams, b. October 23, 1948. On June 14, 1951, Emojane married a second time to Adams Ellis Oakley and they have two children: - Marsha Ann Oakley, b. November 24, 1953, - Miles Ellis Oakley, b. June 30, 1954. On June 28, 1947, William E. Street married Mamie Melvin and they have two children: - John Mitchell Street, b. April 23, 1948, - Gayle Street, b. February 14, 1955.
Reference: 1) William A. Pace Newsletter, January, 1985 and April, 1985
JOHN WESLEY PACE (220.127.116.11) is the son of William Alexander Pace and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace. John was born on February 22, 1858 in Salado, Texas. On January 3, 1882, John Wesley Pace married Rosa Linda Virginia Brown. John and Rosa Pace were the parents of eight children:
Arthur H. Pace, b. December 4, 1882
Sidney G. Pace, b. June 16, 1884
Joseph W. Pace, b. June 19, 1886
Olga Pace, b. August 10, 1888
Roy L. Pace, b. December 24, 1889
Ruby Pace, b. March 31, 1892
Byrd Pace, b. June 30, 1894
Nell Pace, b. October 29, 1896
Rosa (Brown) Pace died on December 29, 1938 and John Wesley Pace died on January 25, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas. Both were buried in Killeen, Texas. Arthur Pace never married and died in 1958 in Killeen, Texas. On June 4, 1916, Sidney Pace married Pearl Tolbert. Sidney Pace died on June 5, 1943. On December 25, 1909, Joseph Pace married Georgia Bruce. Olga Pace died as an infant on July 29, 1889. In 1930, Roy Pace married Bird Bruce. Roy Pace died on August 24, 1933. On August 9, 1911, Ruby Pace married Robert Aaron Cramer and they four children: - Nell Norvene Cramer, b. April 18, 1913, - Sarah Virginia Cramer, b. October 8, 1915, - Ronald Pace Cramer, b. December 26, 1918, - Bobbie Lou Cramer, b. January 1, 1930. Ruby (Pace) Cramer died on December 16, 1955. On March 5, 1935, Nell Cramer married L. Allen Adams. On May 26, 1947, Ronald Cramer married Lula Annice Stapleton Gilbert and they have one daughter: - Carolyn Cramer, b. June 19, 1949. On October 30, 1977, Carolyn Cramer married Gail Ellis Sutton. On May 29, 1948, Bobbie Lou Cramer married Albert W. Jobe.
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On March 26, 1918, Byrd Pace first married Charles Gardner. On September 3, 1922, Byrd married a second time to F. U. Baker and they had one daughter: - Frances Earl Baker, b. February 23, 1924. Byrd (Pace) Baker died on October 6, 1979. On June 26, 1942, Frances Baker first married D. S. Elmore and they had one daughter: - Cyd Elmore, b. June 16, 1949. On April 22, 1955, Frances married a second time to Eugene McQueary and they had two children: - Michael McQueary, b. July 15, 1957, - Patrick E. McQueary, b. October 24, 1960. On July 20, 1979, Frances married a third time to Kellum Marcus Wetzel. On June 2, 1967, Cyd Elmore married Nick Broderson and they have one child: - Tara C. Broderson, b. December 12, 1972. On July 28, 1984, Michael McQueary married Shirley Brown. On August 10, 1985, Patrick McQueary married Terri Staggs. In 1920, Nell Pace married Carl L. Davis.
References: 1) William A. Pace Newsletter, July, 1985 and October, 1985; 2) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
SARAH LOUISA PACE (18.104.22.168) is the daughter of William Alexander Pace and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace. Sarah was born on March 19, 1860 in Salado, Texas. Sarah Pace first married George A. Myers (born May 6, 1858) in Bell County, Texas. George and his first wife, Caroline, had one son: Charles L. Myers (born May 7, 1880 and died August 3, 1881). George and Sarah Myers were the parents of one daughter:
Mary Lee Myers (22.214.171.124.1), b. July 13, 1883
George Myers was killed in a thrasher accident on July 30, 1884 and was buried in the Salado Cemetery. On September 18, 1888, Sarah married a second time to William Lafayette Ming in Salado, Texas. William was born on July 11, 1855 in Florence, Texas and is the son of James Samuel Ming and Mary Adeline (Allen) Ming. William and Sarah Ming were the parents of six children:
Fred Thomas Ming, b. September 2, 1889, Florence, Texas
Sterling Pace Ming (126.96.36.199.3), b. November 24, 1890, Salado, Texas
Ouida Mae Ming, b. May 27, 1893, Salado, Texas
Ruth Ming, b. February 17, 1895, Salado, Texas
Callie Itasca Ming, b. July 30, 1897, Salado, Texas
James Leslie Ming, b. December 31, 1899, Salado, Texas
Sarah (Pace) Ming died on January 30, 1900 in Salado, Texas and was buried there. In 1900, William Ming and several of his children were living in Bell County, Texas. On April 24, 1907, William Ming married a second time to Mrs. Ada Emswiler. William Ming died on May 16, 1931 in Salado, Texas and was buried there. Around 1918, Fred Ming married Lena Scott and they had no children. Fred Ming died on October 12, 1958 and was buried in Dallas, Texas. Oudia Ming never married, died on November 11, 1981 and was buried in Beaumont, Texas. On May 12, 1912, Ruth Ming married John Edward Warrick and they were the parents of four children: - Gordon Udell Warrick, b. October 20, 1915, - Allen Edward Warrick, b. August 11, 1919, - John Ming Warrick, b. September 11, 1923, - Patsy Ruth Warrick, b. October 4, 1928. Ruth (Ming) Warrick died on August 15, 1977 and was buried in Beaumont, Texas. On January 3, 1939, Gordon Warrick married Dell Butler and they have two children: - Frances Joy Warrick, - James Sterling Warrick. Gordon Udell Warrick died on April 16, 1944. On February 29, 1956, Patsy Warrick married Lonnie Ray Bridges and they have one son: - Rayford Lee Bridges, b. May 27, 1961. On February 10, 1981, Rayford Bridges married Lisa Jean Anderson. Callie Ming died as a teenager on October 4, 1912 and was buried in Salado, Texas.
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On February 22, 1928, James Ming married Nellie Opal Womack and they were the parents of two children: - Leslie Jane Ming, b. November 17, 1929, - Gloria Nell Ming, b. December 5, 1931. James Ming died on November 28, 1975 and was buried in Beaumont, Texas. On March 23, 1951, Leslie Ming married Thomas Morgan Ellis. On March 30, 1956, Gloria Ming married Willie Frederick Chapman.
References: 1) 1900 Census, Bell County, Texas; 2) William A. Pace Newsletter, July, 1985; 3) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
MARY LEE MYERS (188.8.131.52.1) is the daughter of George Myers and Sarah Louisa (Pace) Myers. Mary was born on b. July 13, 1883. On December 11, 1901, Mary Myers married John L. Campbell. John and Mary Campbell were the parents of six children:
Lola Campbell, b. December 8, 1902
Lena Elizabeth Campbell, b. May 1, 1905
George Alexander Campbell, b. December 28, 1910
Ouida Ruth Campbell, b. July 6, 1913
Robert Lee Campbell, b. October 15, 1915
Virginia Louise Campbell, b. June 1, 1921
Mary (Myers) Campbell died on April 20, 1959 and was buried at Jonesboro, Texas. Lola Campbell never married. On June 10, 1933, Lena Campbell married Love Durham Young. Lena (Campbell) Young died on July 11, 1968. On December 23, 1933, George Campbell married Gladys Octa Gilmore and they had four children: - Robert Maurice Campbell, b. March 1, 1935, - Tony Glenn Campbell, b. April 27, 1936, - Patricia Jeanne Campbell, b. January 29, 1938, - Bette Ja Campbell, b. April 4, 1939. George Alexander Campbell died on September 24, 1971. On August 13, 1959, Robert Campbell married Theresa Nadine Mancil and they have three children: - Karen Jolyn Campbell, b. July 15, 1963, - Sharon Renee Campbell, b. June 8, 1965, - Dianne Carol Campbell, b. January 30, 1967. On January 30, 1965, Tony Campbell married Carolyn Annette Foster and they have two children: - Jill Annette Campbell, b. January 16, 1970, - Paul Foster Campbell, b. December 6, 1973. On July 16, 1960, Patricia Campbell married Ray Richard Kuenstler and they have two children: - Kristi Raynette Kuenstler, b. October 7, 1962, - Ray Richard Kuenstler, Jr., b. March 5, 1965. On June 8, 1957, Bette Ja Campbell married Bobby Lynn McCorkle and they have two children: - Gina Lynn McCorkle, b. October 20, 1960, - Dean Alexander McCorkle, b. July 3, 1966.
On July 17, 1940, Ouida Campbell married Walter Lee Springer and they have three children: - Bobby Lee Springer, b. September 12, 1941, - John Stanley Springer, b. February 15, 1943, - Mary Lou Springer, b. May 8, 1944. Bobby Lee Springer married Mayre Pickens and they have three children: - Richard Walter Springer, b. October 13, 1966, - Gregory Lee Springer, b. December 31, 1967, - Michael Alan Springer, b. June 30, 1969. On May 30, 1966, John Springer married Dianne McClellan and they have two children: - Sharon Lynn Springer, b. January 7, 1969, - Shelly Kay Springer, b. July 16, 1973. On December 27, 1967, Mary Lou Springer married Don Scott Cameron and they have two children: - Don Aaron Cameron, b. October 4, 1968, - Rex Springer Cameron, b. September 3, 1970. On May 22, 1949, Robert Lee Campbell married Pearl Lucille Short and they have one daughter: - Celia Ann Campbell, b. August 11, 1954. On July 9, 1983, Celia Ann Campbell married Stephen Dean McGregor. On July 8, 1944, Virginia Louise Campbell married David Russell Thelin and they have two sons: - David Russell Thelin, Jr., b. July 26, 1952, - Gary Wayne Thelin, b. July 27, 1956. On June 23, 1984, David Thelin, Jr. married Amy Arden and they have one son: - Bryan Lee Thelin. On November 27, 1982, Gary Thelin married Vicki Parks.
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References: 1) William A. Pace Newsletter, July, 1985 and October, 1985; 2) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
STERLING PACE MING (184.108.40.206.3) is the son of William Lafayette Ming and Sarah Louisa (Pace) Ming. Sterling was born on November 24, 1890 in Salado, Texas. On January 9, 1924, Sterling Ming married Ora Lee Van Dyke. Ora was born on September 27, 1903 near Sparta, Texas and is the daughter of Alvin Van Dyke and Rosa Lee (Evans) Van Dyke. Sterling and Ora Ming were the parents of one son:
William Lee Ming, b. July 12, 1925, Port Arthur, Texas
Sterling Ming died on August 9, 1972 and was buried in the Bellwood Memorial Park Cemetery in Temple, Texas. On May 31, 1949, William L. Ming married Virginia Hortense Russell in Paris, Texas. Virginia was born on November 11, 1922 in Paris, Texas and is the daughter of Robert Horace Russell and Virna Velma (Mallison) Russell. William and Virginia Ming are the parents of two children: - Robert Sterling Ming, b. October 20, 1950, Waco, Texas, - Virginia Lee Ming, b. July 19, 1952, Aurora, Colorado. On April 27, 1973, Robert Ming married Janet Lee Murff and they have two children: - Robert Leslie Ming, b. September 3, 1976, - Christopher William Ming, b. January 22, 1979. On July 6, 1974, Virginia Ginni Ming married Dennis Laurence Smith and they have two children: - Marcus Dennis Smith, b. July 27, 1977, - Chad Berryman Smith, b. June 11, 1979.
References: 1) William A. Pace Newsletter, July, 1985; 2) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987
JULIAN BARTON PACE (220.127.116.11) is the son of William Alexander Pace and Sarah Jane (Hankins) Pace. Julian was born on June 6, 1870 in Salado, Texas. On October 16, 1895, Julian Pace married Mary Susan Boyle in Salado, Texas. Mary was born on October 23, 1862 in Coffeeville, Mississippi and is the daughter of James Boyle and Mary Ann (Hyde) Boyle. Julian and Mary Pace were the parents of four children:
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Julius Clark Pace, b. May 10, 1897, Salado, Texas
Ava Loraine Pace, b. November 20, 1898, Salado, Texas
Jarrette Boyle Pace, b. May 30, 1901, Wingate, Texas
George Rankin Pace, b. May 17, 1907, Winters, Texas
Mary (Boyle) Pace died on February 17, 1934 in Winters, Texas and Julian Barton Pace died on May 8, 1936 in Winters, Texas. Both were buried in the Pumphrey Cemetery located ten miles north of Winters, Texas. Julius Clark Pace died on June 5, 1898 and was buried in Salado, Texas. On January 14, 1917, Ava Pace married Roy Leslie Crawford. Ava (Pace) Crawford died on July 29, 1983. On December 21, 1929, Jarrette Pace married Beulah Baggett and they had one daughter: - Mary Sue Pace. Jarrette Boyle Pace died on November 8, 1978. Mary Sue Pace married Jack Placke and they have three children: - Jennifer Placke, b. December 22, 1963, - Martin Jarette Placke, b. December 30, 1964, - Abigail Placke, b. October 6, 1972. From 1942 to 1945, George Pace served in the United States Army during World War II. George attained the rank of Staff Sergeant and served in the Pacific islands of Eastern Mandates, Tarawas, Ryukyus and Okinawa. On November 4, 1950, George Rankin Pace married Laura Henderson Kittrell. As of 1970, George Rankin Pace was living in Winters, Texas.
References: 1) S. A. R. Application Number 99,765, by George Rankin Pace, February 23, 1970; 2) William A. Pace Newsletter, October, 1985; 3) Family Group Sheet by William L. Ming, 1987