|James Craig Dudley (b.01-23-1961 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas) and Sonya Ann Yeilding (b.09-15-1965 in Houston, Harris County, Texas) married Saturday the 28th of October, 1989 in Houston, Harris County, Texas.|
James is the son of Henry Christian Dudley, Sr. (b.06-08-1926 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texasd.10-13-2004 in Galveston County, Texas) and Doris Mae Sellers (b.08-21-1936 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas).
Sonya is the youngest daughter of Ralph Duncan Yeilding (b.01-02-1924 in Houston, Harris County, Texas d.11-21-2012 in Georgetown, Williamson County, Texas) and Netta Virginia Chadwick (b.10-13-1935 in Marshall, Harrison County, Texasd.01-02-2005 in Houston, Harris County, Texas).
Note: While I am still searching the Yeilding/Walston families these are my father's adopted family and I have recently learned his biological family to be Mangum, Long and Lee families of Bay City, Texas and have begun focusing on them.
Surnames we are researching:Mangum, Long, Lee, Dudley, Yeilding, Sellers, Doreck, Chadwick, Campbell, Walston, Chamness, Neumann, Thieme, Redmon, Golden, Matthews, Carney, Wild, Payne, etc....
- James Craig Dudley & Sonya Ann Yeilding Dudley (302 KB)
Photo taken at the Memorial of Christ's death in 2008.
- Our 10th Wedding Anniversary (48 KB)
We celebrated our 10th Anniversary at the Garten Verein in Galveston, Texas on November 13th, 1999.This photo was taken just outside the pavilion next to a pergola.
- Saratoga, Hardin County, Texas (98 KB)
This photo was taken circa 1904-1905.On the far right side of the photo, the woman standing is Margaret Savannah Walston Yeilding (Sonya's Grandmother).Also on the far right side, the man sitting on the ground is Samuel Lee Yeilding (Sonya's Grandfather).Others pictured are mostly from the Walston and Payne families.
- Henry Thomas Chamness & Maggie Jane Brasher Family (355 KB)
The daughter, Effie, in this photo is Sonya's Great-Grandmother on her mother's paternal side of the family.
- The Family of Ralph & Netta Yeilding (79 KB)
Ralph & Netta Yeilding and Family
- Arthur William Mangum with Bear Cubs (47 KB)
Unknown Origin but was probably taken in Matagorda County, Texas around 1900.Arthur is the Great-Grandfather of Ralph Yeilding.
- William Henry Mangum Family (2251 KB)
William Henry "Little Papa" Mangum & Florence Hamilton Hogan "Little Mama" Mangum and Entire Immediate Family.The young man standing on the far right side of photo is Ralph Yeilding's father, Roy Mangum, son of Little Mama & Little Papa.