Cleo Tom Jones

18 March 1910–9 August 1996 (Age 86)
Collingsworth, Texas, United States

The Life of Cleo Tom

When Cleo Tom Jones was born on 18 March 1910, in Collingsworth, Texas, United States, her father, Ernie Bramlet Jones, was 21 and her mother, Lillie Bell Kirbie, was 26. She married Campbell Elmore 'Cammie' Terry on 1 December 1935, in Hutchinson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, Hutchinson, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 9 August 1996, in Hutchinson, Texas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in White Deer, Carson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Campbell Elmore 'Cammie' Terry
Cleo Tom Jones
Marriage: 1 December 1935
Ernie Bill Terry

Spouse and Children

1 December 1935
Hutchinson, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 4

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cloe Tam Terry in household of Connie E Terry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cleo Tom Jones in entry for William Ernie Jones, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Cleo Tom in entry for Mr Deer - Ernie Bill Terry White Deer, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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