there is a lot of acords in houston, elmer haven acord was clarence edward acords grand father. a lot of elmers decendents moved to calif. in the 1950s. mostly around los angeles. some are in arizona.hope this helps. i use to like to hear my father george talk about the old days in houston.i was named after uncle clarence and uncle ed acord. i am clarence edward acord now living in poth texas.my e mail is email@example.com. love to hear from you.