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Lowell McCarver, Sr. & Norman Lowell McCarver, Jr.
H E A R N E O N T
H E B R A Z O S
Century Press Of Texas, San Antonio, Texas
1958 by Norman Lowell McCarver
Lone Star Printing Company, San Antonio, Texas
Used with permission of Norman
Lowell McCarver, Jr. These electronic pages may not be reproduced in
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YOUNG, HOUSTON AUSTIN, son of James Edward Young and Theresea
Amelia Goeltzier Young, was born in Chilton, Texas, October 29,
1902. He attended the public school in Chilton. When he was
a small boy he worked in a drug store, grocery store, sold newspapers,
worked in a cotton gin, and chopped and picked cotton. Later he
attended Waco High School.
From February 1918 to
June 1919 he was employed in the oil fields with the Gulf Refining
Company in the production department.
He attended Toby's Business College at
Waco, Texas and was Graduated from this school July 2, 1920. Upon
graduation he accepted employment with the San Antonio & Aransas
Pass Railroad and later worked for the Louisville & Nashville
On May 24, 1924 he
was employed by the Humble Pipe Line Company at Chilton, Texas and
worked at this location until October 1, 19'03 when he moved to Hearne
to continue his employment with this company.
He was married to
Edith Lane, daughter of William Daffin Lane and Bernette Lockherd Lane,
June 20, 1929. Two children, E'Lane Young and James Edward
"Jerry" Young, were born to Mr. and Mrs. Young.
Houston Austin Young
is a charter member of the Waco Chapter DeMolay, a member of the Odd
Fellow Lodge at Marlin, Texas, a member of the Knights of Pythias Lodge
at Marlin, Texas, Past Master of the Chilton Masonic Lodge, a member of
the Golden Rule Masonic Lodge of Hearne, a member of the Waco Chapter
Royal Arch Masons, and a member of the First Baptist Church of Hearne
where he also has served as Chairman of the House & Grounds
Mrs. Young is active
in religious and club circles in Hearne. She is a member of the
First Baptist Church, Past Chairman of the House & Grounds
Committee, and a teacher in the Sunday School Department. She is
also a member of the Hearne Shakespeare Club.
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