When Grace Oldham was born on 22 April 1882, in Brown, Texas, United States, her father, John Oliver Oldham, was 23 and her mother, Bettie Leona Allen, was 20. She married A Paul Kinder on 9 December 1900, in Glen Rose, Somervell, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Lubbock, Texas, United States in 1910 and Justice Precinct 5, Lubbock, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 15 January 1924, in Shallowater, Lubbock, Texas, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in City of Lubbock Cemetery, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States.
English (Lancashire and Cheshire): habitational name from Oldham in Lancashire. The placename derives from Old English ald ‘old’ + Old Norse holmr ‘island, water meadow’.
History: Colonist and trader John Oldham was born in Lancashire, England, c. 1600 and emigrated to North America in 1623, arriving at Plymouth, MA, in July on the ship Anne.
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