was born 1835 North Carolina and died 1925 Houston Co., TX.
He is buried in the Kennard Community Cemetery, Kennard, Houston
Co., TX. He married Sarah Patton
February 2, 1894 in Houston Co., TX. She was born March 6,
1858 and died August 6, 1919; the daughter of Nelson & Sarah
Patton. She is buried in the Kennard
Community Cemetery, Kennard, Houston Co., TX. They had two
The The 1910 census indicates that Sarah was Shade's second
wife. His first wife's name was Hager.
Children of Shade & Hager McLemore:
1. Henry McLemore born 1857 TX
2. Mary Ann McLemore born 1859 TX
3. Ira McLemore born 1861 TX
4. Isaac McLemore born 1862 TX
5. Easter McLemore born 1865 TX
6. Minta McLemore born 1868 TX
Children of Shad McLemore and Sarah Patton:
1. Fred D. McLemore born 1895 TX; he married and had sons Isaiah
2. Irene J. McLemore born 1898 TX; no children
3. Lou McLemore born 1901 TX (probably died young)
1870 Houston Co TX: McLEMORE,
Shade, 35, m, b, farm labor, 398, NC; Hager, 31, f, b, k/h, NC;
Henry, 13, m, b, TX; Mary Ann, 11, f, b, TX; Ira, 9, m, b, TX.
1880 Houston Co., TX: McLEMORE, Shade, 36, farmer, NC VA VA;
Hager, 48, wife, NC VA VA; Isaac, 18, son, TX; Easter, 15, dau,
TX; Minta, 12, dau, TX
1910 Houston Co., TX: McLEMORE, Shade, m, bl, 74, m2x, US US US,
farmer; Sarah, wife, bl, 52, TX VA GA; Fred D, son, 15, TX;
Irena J., dau, 12, TX; Lou, dau, 9, TX
NELSON PATTON FAMILY:
Nelson Patton and his sister, Mary, settled in the
Fairview Community in the early 1840's or 1850's near Kennard,
TX. Nelson married Sarah; his sister Mary married a man
named Blunt. Unknown if this Blunt is a nickname or a
Nelson Patton and Sarah had six boys and tow girls: Joe,
Warren, Green, A.B., John, Aaron, Annie and Sarah.
Annie Patton married Joe Pennell and had son son named
Sarah married Shade McLemore and had two children named
Irene who had no children and Fred who had a son Isaiah, an
Medical Doctor in San Diego, CA.
John Patton married Savanah Denman and they had eleven
children: Martha Ann, Dosha, Estella, Emma, Jane, Alice, Jestine,
Aaron, Joseph Stone, Adolphas, and Zitiah. Martha Ann
married Henry Dunkin and had a son, John. Dosha married
Frank Cooper and had two children, James and Esponola who lived
in the Wheeler Spring Community. Emma had three girls,
Fanny McKinney lives in Houston, Juanita lives in Galveston.
Alice married a Washington and has two children, Robert D. and
Reba who live in Galveston. Aaron married Mamie Scott and
had eight children, Percell, Andrew, Oliver, Willie Oscar, Mary,
Ruth, Valree, Margie. Mary lives in Corpus, Valree in
Oakland, CA, Willie Oscar, Oliver, Andrew, Margie and Ruth live
in Houston. Joseph Stone and one son Joseph II live in
Detroit, Michigan. Adolphus married Carrie Lamb and they
have five boys and six girls, Sallie, Rutine, Geneva and L.D.
live in Crockett; Alma in Detroit, Michigan; Velma in Mexico;
Lester Ray in Houston; Dennis in Dallas.
Estella married Robert Jones of the Tadmore Community.
Their children are: Johnnie, Albert, Oscar, Vester, Ernest,
Jamerison, Clara, Mary Ann, Ella, Minnie, and Della.
After Robert died, Estella remarried. She had
another boy Jim and girl, Joy Mae. Mary Ann, Oscar, and
Vester live in California; Johnnie Della, Joy Mae, Jim live in
Diboll, TX; Ernest Jamerison Jones in Crockett, TX.
BY: Rev E.J. Jones
"HISTORY OF HOUSTON COUNTY TEXAS"