Note for: Comfort Gilbert, ABT 1770 - ABT 1845 Index
Bride: Comfort Gilbert
Groom: John Cleveland
Bond Date: 12 Dec 1783
Record #: 01 051
Bondsman: Isaac Garrison
Bond #: 000164619
Note for: James Patrick McClarty, 27 JAN 1867 - 3 OCT 1918 Index
James dad died in Oct. after he was borned in Jan. Charlie ,his older
step brother , went with Lousie, his step mother, and put them on the
steamboat to leave for their old home. That was the last he ever saw of
the little family - except James Patrick. James took his first step on
the steamboat. His mother died when he was fifteen and with two of his
brothers (Jake and Jeff) until he came to Ark. in 1887. He followed
Lucinda Hooper to Arkansas where they got married in Logan Co. in 1889.
They lived at Morrisons Bluff above the Arkansas River. Land records show
that they filed a claim on 40 acres. After that they moved to Texas and
finally Okla. See letter from Archie Mclarty.
Note for: Archie Obediah McClarty, 18 OCT 1889 - 19 OCT 1969 Index
Moved to Ok., 1904, settling near Hasting, where he attended the Bapt.
Academy. He farmed east of Hasting until 1938 then moved to Hasting. He
was manager of the T. H. Rogers Lumber Co. until his retirement, 1961.
They were members of the Hastings Meth. Church.
Note for: Bertha Elizabeth McClarty, 10 AUG 1901 - FEB 1985 Index
Began teaching in the fall of 1919 at Taylor, OK., a two teacher school.
She had the first four grades . During the time school was recessed for
cotton picking, the schoolhouse burned and the other teacher resigned.
After cotton picking season was over the schoolboard set up school in an
old empty store. The pupils sat on the homemade benches, and did their
writing with the paper on a book in theire laps. She had 55 students,
some older than her. She later taught at Bird reek, Randlett, Pleasant
Valley, and Temple. She retired from the Ponca City schools.
Note for: George Herbert McClarty, 13 APR 1907 - 8 FEB 1997 Index
Obit from Wichita Falls Newspaper:
Burkburnett- George H. McClarty, 89, died Sat, Feb. 8, 1997, in
Denton, TX.. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First Baptist Church
in Burkburnett with the Rev. Lamoin Champ of Nocona and Dr. Tim Russell,
paster, officiating. Burial will be in Burkburnett Cemetery under the
direction of Owens and Brumley Funeral Home in Burkburnett.
Mr. McClarty was born April 13, 1907, near Randlett, Okla. He and Ina
Faye Hoffmeyer were married June 4, 1931. He was a retired pharmacist and
former owner of the Corner Drug Store in Burkburnett. He had lived in
Burkburnett since 1936, and was a former mayor and city councilman. He
was a member and a deacon of First Baptist Church in Burkburnett. He was
a member of the Rotary Club of Burkburnett, former director of First
National Bank of Burkurnett, and past president and member of the school
board. Survivors include his wife; Sue Teel of Coppell, TX.; a son, Bill
McClarty of Amarillo, TX.; six grandchildren; and nine
Note for: Lewis Patrick McClarty, 22 OCT 1915 - APR 1987 Index
He was on the battleship Boliver in the Pacific, crossed the Equator Oct
Note for: Calvin Obediah McClarty, 28 JUL 1918 - 2 JAN 1968 Index
He went into the Coast Guard in May, 1941, was on the Nike Whish, a sub
chaser. Was on it for 49 months. Was on board when they captured a German
sub off Cape May.
Married while in Navy. In 1966 was working as a draftman for a company in
Note for: David Edward Guthrie, - 28 AUG 1924 Index
Served in WWI for 9 months, returned from service in Feb, 1919. He was
killed by lighting.