Children of Malinda James (1844-1920) of Bedford County, Virginia and William Hemsell (1842-1922):


1.   David L. Hemsell:  born October 31, 1869 in Ladonia, Fannin County, Texas; appears in 1880 U.S. Census for Precinct No. 6, Hunt County, Texas with family (age 11); married October 1, 1891 in Hopkins County, Texas to “Minnie A.” (1870-1955); died January 12, 1959 in Greenville, Texas; buried along side his wife in Section “E” of Forest Park Cemetery in Greenville, Texas; known children include:  William Claude Hemsell, Cora Lee Hemsell, Clyde E. Hemsell, Clarence Hemsell, Clorine J. Hemsell, Chester Hemsell, Chapman A. Hemsell, Clara May Hemsell, and Clenon Cleo Hemsell.

2.   Britta H. or “Bulla A.” Hemsell:  born circa 1871 in Texas; appears in 1880 U.S. Census for Precinct No. 6, Hunt County, Texas with family as “Britta H.” (age 9).

3.   Melvin “Merian” L. Hemsell:  born circa 1875 in Texas; appears in 1880 U.S. Census for Precinct No. 6, Hunt County, Texas with family as “Merian” (age 5); died circa 1914; buried beside his parents in Section “B” of Forrest Park Cemetery in Greenville, Texas.

4.   Edward “Ed” James Hemsell: born circa 1877 in Texas; appears in 1880 U.S. Census for Precinct No. 6, Hunt County, Texas with family (age 2).

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Notes:

Malinda James (1844-1920) was the daughter of Joel L. James (1811-1875) and Angelina Ryan (1812-1906) of Bedford County, Virginia.

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Undated photo of Malinda James (1844-1920), William Hemsell (1842-1922) and, Malinda’s mother Angelina Ryan James (1812-1906
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