Just received information today from the Hood Genealogy Soc about Beulah Abercrombie Locke of Granbury Hood County Tx.I am researching Nancy E Abercrombie (know lots about her ancestors) who married my ggggreat grandfather Andrew Jackson Pierce in Cleburne Tx Johnson Co the county adjoinging Hood county. Beulah Abercrombie was the daughter of the former Ralph and Mary Peters Abercrombie. Her grandparents were Thomas and Hulda Wheeler Abercrombie and James and Annie Calvin Peters of Granbury.Her grandfather Abercrombie fought in the Mexican war and both grandfathers were civil war veterans. One fought for the North and the other fought for the South.However members say they were quite fond of each other.they quarried stone for the Hood County Courthouse and the old jail from their farms. Beulah was born Dec 16 1890 in Somervell Co Tx ( also adjoining Johnson, and excacty across the river from where Nancy E Abercrombie Pierce lived) She died Aug 16 1992. Her brother was Charles R Abercrombiehe passed in Dec 28 1964 in SA Tx and is buried in Granbury Cemetery. He had sister OK Locke of FW Tx, JC Harrell of Chickasha OK, Florence Johnson of Lawton OK, Bess Underwood of Stephenville Tx, brother MB Abercrombie of Granbury Tx CC Abercrombie Caliente MEX, and daughter Mrs Elaine Zomora. Ralph Abercrombie had two other children Florence born july 28 1899 and Bessie born April 30 1902 who married WM Underwood.
one other interesting note in the papers I received is this statement (crossed out) " AP (Pierce) Hightowers wife was daughter of TJ? Abercrombie"
one other interesting note in the papers I received is this statement (crossed out) " AP (Pierce) Hightowers wife was daughter of TJ? Abercrombie"LD Pierce PO 141324 Dallas tx800-398-5127 comments powered by Disqus