"Alexander Harris Vick was born on 18, July 1874 to "Sandy"
Alexander Vick and Caroline (Williams) Vick in Alabama. He was one
of a set of twin boys. His brother died shortly after birth along
with his mother after they both became ill. Not sure what from. Alexander
was raised by various family members after that.
He married Ruthy Harmon on 19, June 1916 in Dallas, Dallas County
Texas. View her photo below.
Ruthy was born to John Wesley Harmon and Lillian (Jones) Harmon
on 8, February 1900 in Kleburg, Dallas County, Texas. Both her parents
are buried in a small private family cemetery on a piece of land in Kleburg
Alexander (my Papa) died on 17, February 1959 (at home) in Sherman,
Grayson County, Texas. He is buried in Cedarlawn Cemetery in Sherman
Texas, Garden of Sunset, lot 168, right beside his daughter Estelline.
Later on, Ruthy married George William Mulkey Howell on 15, November
1973 in Howe Texas. She died on 10, January 1982 in Sherman Texas
and is buried in Cedarlawn Memorial Park in Sherman Texas, Good Sheherd-B,
lot 265-4. She is buried beside her husband Will Howell.
their Tombstones in Cedarlawn Cemetery
Their Children- Estelline
Ruth (Vick) McDonald (deceased), Lillian Caroline (Vick) Hutson (she
is still living), Alexander H. Vick (deceased), John
Franklin Vick (deceased), Mamie Josephine (Vick) Simms (living), Connie
Lee (Vick) Hart (living), Pat M. Vick (living), Beulah Mayvon (Vick) Donoho
(living), Dorothy Joan (Vick) Sartori (living). (written in 2010)
Photographs of the Vick Girls