HAM Country Texas Queries
by Dave Hamm
Queries regarding the
HAM surname in Texas.
state: TN, MS, TX
County: Carroll Co., TN and Yalabusha Co., MS
TimeFrame = 1774-1874
Seeking parents and siblings of Joel Ham (1816-1874), who
married Mary Emily Montgomery 23 Dec. 1840 in Carroll Co., TN.
They moved to Yalabusha Co., MS the next year.
By 1858, they were in Titus Co., TX.
How was Joel related to S. C. Ham (b. 1834, TN) who lived next
door with Green and Elizabeth Dowdy in 1860?
TX, TN, SC, England
Newton County, Marion County, Searcy County, Arkansas
McNairy County, TN, Wayne County, TN
Cheraw District, SC
I am looking
for any accurate information regarding:
Mother of William HAMM, Germany Birth abt 1716 to 1781 as noted
HAMM d: Death date is unknown, or individual is living
+ SPOUSE: Unknown
Hamm b: Hamm, Germany 1716 d: 1781
Immigration: AFT 1716 Great Britain
Immigration: BEF 1755 American colonie
Martha SHERMAN d: Death date is unknown
3 (Son of
William was) James B. HAMM b: 1763 d: BET NOV 1819
AND DEC 1819
(Spouse) Everela Unknown d: Death date is unknown
4 (Son of
James was) "Samuel L. HAMM" b: 1804 d: BET NOV 1848 AND DEC 1848
5 (Son of
Samuel was) “Asa Callicutt HAMM” Notations:
1-15-1837 Wayne County Tenn.
9-10-1913 Lurton, Newton , County, Arkansas
1) Spouse: Martha B. COOPER
Born: abt 1838 Wayne County, Tenn
Died: 12-1-1877 Yellville, Marion Cty, AR
Buried: Tarlton Cemetery, Lurton, Newton Co. Arkansas
Married: abt 1858 - 1875 (Asa 21 yr.)
with Martha and their family in Red River Township, Searcy
County, Arkansas until about 1875
moved near Yellville and it was there that Martha died of
childbirth complications. After her
married twice more.
Silas, Tennessee, Francis, Samuel, Martha, William A.,George W.,
Caroline (All from Snowball,
2) Spouse: Elizabeth COX Born abt 1845 Married abt
1882 (Asa 45 yrs.)
3) Spouse: Martha J. BRADSHAW Born abt 1850 Married
abt 1895 (Asa 58 yrs.)
(This could be Martha AUSTIN, not sure)
6 (Son) of
Asa - William Alonzo HAMM (lonn) & sometimes (Lomm)
11-28-1864 Praire, Marion Cty, AR
2-8-1953 Hood Cty, Texas (1920) census
Services: Estes Funeral Home & later chg. to Martins
Nubbin Ridge Cemetary, Hood Cty, TX
knowledge all of this is accurate based on my research. However,
I am not able to trace solid information of Samuel Hamm's wife.
Nor can I find data representing William Hamm of Hamm Germany and his father /
mother. I am not sure whether William of 1716 father was of
English or German descent.
Gary Dale Hamm
garydhamm53 (at) yahoo.com