Last Name: Clary
First Name : George
Middle Name: Rubin
Subject's City: Honduras
Subject's State: Centeral America
Subject's Country: United States
Photographer's State: Tx
Type** : PRT
Comments: George Rubin Clary (Nee: Clary) | Honduras Centeral America United States | | Comments: George Rubin Clary (son of Willie Clary and Sarah Addie Wright) was born Jul 01, 1897 in Honduras, Centeral America, and died Feb 25, 1977 in Odessa Texas. He married Virgie Lee Wells on Mar 24, 1926 in Breckenridge Texas, daughter of James Banks Wells and Maudie Rebecca McDaniel.
Notes for George Rubin Clary:
George is buried in Breckenridge Texas at Harpersville Cemetery next to his wife Virgie Lee Wells Clary. They had 6 children. George was 79 years of age when he passed away with Natural Causes. George enlisted in the army August 31, 1917 at Ft. Sam Houston, he was Discharged Sept. 28, 1919. My sister Barbara Nance have his discharged papers.
Grandfather and Father Of
“George Rubin Clary”
George Washington Clary Born and Died, Dates are unknown. George and his two brothers moved from Sweden to U.S.A. in the early or Mid 1800, They came into New Orleans, It is said that one brother moved to Tennessee, no one seems to know where the other brother went just someplace in the Mid West .
George Washington moved to Cotulla Texas and he had 16 sections of land in a place called Artesian – Wells Texas .He was married there to unknown Hobbs –Died: May 1876 in Texas Buried: Cotulla or Artesian – Wells Texas . She died three days after Cynthia was born. There was talk that she was an Indian. They had two children,
Son: Willie Clary Sr. Born: unknown Died: about 1904 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Married: Sarah Addie Wright Born: Jan.16, 1877 Died: unknown.
Daughter: Cynthia Rebekah Clary Born: Jan. 7, 1876 Died: Jan.21, 1965 in Ballinger, Texas. Married: Alexander Shannon Burris Born: Jan.4, 1867 in Karnes County Texas Died: 1918 Buried in Breckenridge or Eastland Texas.
After George Washington Clary’s wife died he remarried, Wife unknown, Willie did not get along with his stepmother, and she was mean to Willie all the time. One day when Willie had been working all day and came home his stepmother came out of the house and before he could get off his horse she started attacking him and giving him a hard time. So over the years he had taken all he could from his stepmother so he roped her and after dragging her around the house about three times he tossed his rope up in the air and rode off and never went back home. It was said that Cynthia was reared by her brother she grew up as a “Frontiers woman” in South West Texas she dipped snuff as was known to use a rifle to protect her land. She separated from her husband because he refused to work.
It was said that when George Washington Clary died he had a very large feed bill against his land so his daughter and her husband paid off the bill and made claim on the land. Later Cynthia sold the land in Artesian-Wells Texas. It is said that they moved to Ballinger Texas for her husband tired of ranching and
Cattle business they got to Ballinger and they separated and he went to work in the oil field and moved to Breckenridge Texas or Eastland in about 1918. Cynthia raised their children by her self.
Father of “George Rubin Clary”
Willie Clary Sr. Married: Sarah Addie Wright about 1894 Born; Jan.16, 1877 Died; unknown. They moved around a lot they lived in Breckenridge Texas, Cook County Texas, Oklahoma City Oklahoma, Ardmore Oklahoma and they went to Honduras Central America at one time looking for gold with no luck they moved to Oklahoma City Oklahoma, It was said that Willie got killed in his Bar and Casino club he owned that was about 1904 , Willie was a professional gambler, was told that he got shot several times for cheating in a poker game, and out there someone of this family knows where this news paper clipping is telling all about it. Willie’s son Willie Jr. said that his dad would come home and empty his pockets out and they were full of gold coins and nuggets.
Was told that Sarah Addie Wright owned some land in Ardmore Oklahoma but didn’t know if her husband was living when she lived there or not .Was told that the land she had was sold for back taxes, and Sarah and their children moved to Breckenridge Texas.
Children of Willie and Sarah,
Willie Clary Jr. Born: Sept.14, 1895 in Cook County Texas Died: April 12, 1969 in Breckenridge Texas Buried at Breckenridge Texas, Married: Annie Maranda Skaggs Born: Jan. 20, 1905 in Woodson Texas Died: Nov.19, 196. They had 7 children.
Daughter: Living Female Born: Dec.4, 1925 in Breckenridge Texas.
Daughter: Living Female Born: Jan.2, 1927 in Breckenridge Texas.
Daughter: Living Female Born: August 28,1929 in Cisco Texas.
Daughter: Living Female Born: Oct.12, 1930 in Cisco Texas.
Son: Living Male Born: March 1931 in Breckenridge Texas.
Son: Living Male Born: Jan.14, 1934 in Breckenridge Texas
Daughter: Living Female Born: June 5, 1939 in Breckenridge Texas.
George Rubin Clary Born: July 1, 1897 in Honduras Central America Died: Feb.25, 1977 in Odessa Texas Buried at Breckenridge Texas at Harpersville Cemetery Married: March 24, 1926 in Breckenridge Texas Virgie Lee Wells Born: May 26, 1909 in Parker County Texas Died: Jan. 28, 1975 in Odessa Texas Buried at Breckenridge Texas at the Harpersville Cemetery next to her husband George. They had 6 children.
Son: Walter Orvell Clary Born: March 1927 Died Sept. 19,1927 Buried at Breckenridge Texas in the Harpersville Cemetery.
Daughter: Mildred Faye Clary Born: April 8, 1928 Died: Oct. 9, 1991 Buried at Breckenridge Texas in the Harpersville Cemetery.
Son: Living Male Born: July 26, 1930 in Breckenridge Texas.
Daughter: Living Female: Dec. 8, 1932 in Breckenridge Texas.
Son: Living Male: May 25,1935 in Breckenridge Texas.
Son: Johnny Roy Clary Born: July 5,1938 in Breckenridge Texas Died: June 27, 1999 in Odessa Texas Buried at Breckenridge Texas in the Harpersville Cemetery.
Ada Mae Clary Born: Nov.6, 1900 Died in Breckenridge Texas Buried: in Breckenridge Texas Married: Henry E. Hedgepeth Born:Dec.25, 1897 Died: Sept.3,1959 Buried in Breckenridge Texas.
They had 3 children.
Son: Jack B. Hedgepeth Born:Nov. 24, 1920 Died: Oct. 2 1944.
Daughter: Billie Jean Hedgepeth Born unknown Died:
Daughter: Mary Frances Hedgepeth Born: unknown Died:
Children of “Cynthia Rebekah Clary” and Alexander Shannon Burris.
Clara, Josephine, Fountain, Guessie, Thodore, Weldon, Bonnie, Ralph, and Jewel.
More About George Rubin Clary:
Burial: Breckenridge Texas at Harpersville Cemetery.
Discharge from the Navy: Sep 28, 1919, My sister Barbara Nance his discharged papers.
Military service: Aug 31, 1917, Ft.Sam Houston.
Children of George Rubin Clary and Virgie Lee Wells are:
Walter Orvell Clary, b. Mar 1927, Breckenridge Texas, d. Sep 19, 1927, Breckenridge Texas.
+Mildred Faye Clary, b. Apr 08, 1928, Breckenridge Texas, d. Oct 09, 1991, Brenham Texas.
+Living Male, b. Jul 26, 1930, Breckenridge Texas.
+Living , b. Dec 08, 1932, Breckenridge, Texas.
+Living Male, b. May 25, 1935, Breckenridge Texas.
Johnny Roy Clary, b. Jul 05, 1938, Breckenridge Texas, d. Jun 27, 1999, Odessa Texas.
+James Ray Green, b. Mar 03, 1943, Wichita Falls Texas, d. May 02, 2003, Odessa Texas.
+Bertie Fay Green, b. May 18, 1944, Roswell New Mexico, d. Jun 22, 2004, Ft. Worth Texas.
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