I have a Henry C Callis from the Post area of Garza Co., TX, whom has a daughter was the mother of one of my Aunt's husbands, Boley Don Sullivan 1924.
I have tried to trace Henry Callis with census, I will attempt a for a prepared document.
Census Information, Boley Don Sullivan
1900 Census Garza Co., TX, Image 765, Roll T623_1612, Precinct 1, URL 1, ED 2, Sheet # 10, Line 9, Dwelling 158, Family 162
Callis Henry Head M Mar 1842 58 M 15 MO TN TN Stock Farm O
Mary J or A Wife F Nov 1864 35 M 15 6-6 TX unk unk
Frances Dau F Mar 1877 23 S TX MO TX
Allie Dau F Apr 1882 18 S TX MO TX
Charley Son M Feb 1888 12 S TX MO TX
Joe Son M July 1889 10 S TX MO TX
Robert Son M Aug 1891 8 S TX MO TX
Annie Dau F May 1896 4 S TX MO TX
Boley Son M July 1897 2 S TX MO TX
Don’s Notes:Since Mary was to have given birth to six children and six are living, and there are seven children listed, I am assuming that Frances is child of first marriage (Mentioned in 1910 census.)I also place her as the most probable mother to Boley Sullivan.
1910 Census Garza Co., TX, Image 38, Roll T624_1555, Precinct 3, URL 1, ED 105, Sheet # 1A, Line 1, Dwelling 1, Family 1
Callis Henry C Head M 68 M2 25 MO TN TN Farmer Gen Farm O UA (military)
Mary Wife F 48 M1 25 TX MS LA none
Robert Son M 17 S TX MO TX laborer Home Farm
Allie Dau F 24 S TX MO TX none
Annie Dau F 13 S TX MO TX none
Boley Son M 11 S TX MO TX none
1920 Census Garza Co., TX, Image 644, Roll T625_1806, Precinct 4, URL 1, ED 94, Sheet # 3 B or A, Line 12, Dwelling 4, Family 4
Callis Mrs Mary J Head O F 57 Wd TX MS LA Farmer Stock Farm OA 4
Robert F Son M 27 S TX TX TX Laborer Stock Farm W
Suda A Dau F 23 S TX TX TX none
Bolley Son M 21 S TX TX TX Farmer At home
Taken by Elton E Meadows on 21 January, address is Post & Clarmount Road
Don’s Notes:Near Post, TX – Family of Boly Sullivan – husband to Earline Alston
1930 Census Garza Co., TX, Image ?, Roll T626_?, Precinct 3, URL 10, ED 85-3, Sheet # 5B, Line 85, Dwelling 107, Family 109
Callis Boley Head R M 24 S TX TX TX Farmer Gen Farm 108
Anna Sister-H F 26 S TX TX TX none
Bob Brother M 29 S TX TX TX Laborer Farm
Mary Mother F 69 Wd TX TX TX none
Sullivan James Adopted son M 11 S TX TX TX none
Albert Adopted son M 9 S TX TX TX none
Boley Don Adopted son M 5 S TX TX TX none
Braunlow John Boarder M 44 Wd TX TX TX Laborer Farm
Elliot Will Boarder M 36 Wd TX TN MS Laborer Farm
Taken by Mrs. Edna McMahan on 19 April, address not shown.
Don’s Notes:This shows our Boley Sullivan and his brothers.
Children of Henry Callis:
1920 Census Kent Co., TX, Image 531, Roll T625_1824, Precinct 24, URL 24, ED 150, Sheet # 12B, Line 70&72, Dwelling 204, Family 205
Scoggin Ferguson Head O M 67 NC NC NC Farmer Stock OA 153
Brown Liza Sister F 77 KY KY KY none
Callis Joe Head R M 30 TX MO TX Laborer
Lucy Wife F 25 TX MO TX none
Catherine Dau F 3 11/12 TX TX TX none
Harris Jim Boarder M 26 AR AL AL Laborer
Don’s Notes:I am assuming that Joe was working for Ferguson Scoggins, Joe was listed a new household, but within the farm.
Other Sullivan found in Garza:
1930 Census Garza Co., TX, Image ?, Roll T626_?, Precinct 1-Post City, URL 21, ED 85-1, Sheet # 11A, Line 30, Dwelling 225, Family 259
Nations James R Head1 O 800 M 69 M TX MO TX
Sullivan Ross Head2 R 12.00 M 39 S TX MO TX Farm Hand Cotton Mill
Ethel D Sister F 37 S TX MO TX Skinner Cotton Mill
Mattie E Sister F 34 S TX MO TX Skinner Cotton Mill
Joe S Brother M 30 S TX MO TX Farm Hand Cotton Mill
John L Brother M 25 S TX MO TX Weaver Cotton Mill
Don’s Notes:These Sullivan family was found in a large household of James Nations, not all members of household are shown.
Does anyone know this Henry C Callis' family, he was born abt 1842 in Missouri and his parents were from Tennessee?