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1756. Capt. James Edward HADEN859 was born on 17 November 1870 in Texas.859 He died on 12 September 1932 at the age of 61 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas.

James is in the 1880 census with the family, but his birth record was not found in the Bible, although there is a space for it; perhaps it had faded completely out.

1880 Census. Chambers Co TX, p.4D, Hh 11
Anna Hayden, age 41, b. AL, parents born in NC
Children all born in Texas: Robbie, 21, daughter. John P., 19, son. Anna, 15, dau. William, 13, son. Charles, 11, son. James, 9, son. Richard, 4, son. Hopkins, 2, Son.

1900 Justice Precinct 2, Harris Co TX, Sheet 10B, ED 96
Dwelling 211, Family 216
George M. Kelley, b. Jul 1858, age 41, married 19 yrs, b. TX, father b. KY, mother b. TX, Steam Boat Pilot
Annie, wife, b. Dec 1864, age 35, married 19 yrs, 4 children, b. TX, father b. MS, mother b. AL
Robbye, daughter, b. Oct 1881, age 18, b. TX
Charles T., son, b. Apr 1885, age 15, b. TX
Leroy, son, b. May 1887, age 13, b. TX
George M., son, b. May 1889, age 11, b. TX

and two doors down at Dwelling 213, Family 218
James E. Haden, b. Nov. 1870, age 29, b. TX as were his parents, Steam Boat Pilot
Katy L, wife, b. Jan 1870, age 30, 3 children, b. TX, father b. AL, mother b. TN
Ercel A., son, b. Dec 1893, age 6, b. TX
Eva M., daughter b. Feb 1896, age 4, b. TX
Clara L., daughter, b. Nov 1897, age 2, b. TX

1910 Census. Galveston Ward 7, Hh 21
James Haden, 39, married 1 time for 17 years, b. TX says father b. KY, mother b. AL, Pilot of a Steamboat
Kate, wife, 37, 5 children, all living, b. TX, father b. FL, mother b. TX
Ensel, son, 16, Fireman, Boat
Marion, dau, 14
Clara, dau, 13
Louis, son, 10
Aubery, son, son 7
George G. McCleary, father-in-law, 62, widowed, b. FL, father b. KY, mother b. GA

1930 Census. Galveston town, Galveston, TX, Hh 24
James E. Haden, age 59, 21 when married, Clerk, Builing Mat.Co.
Kate L., wife, age 59
Eugenie Jackson, son-in-law, age 35, married at 25, b. TX, father b. Canada, mother b. Minnesota, Auditor, public
Clara L., Jackson, wife, age 29, married at 19
Hedley E., son, age 7
Capt. James Edward Haden.
Buried Galveston Memorial Park, Hitchcock, Galveston Co, TX
"Woodmen of the World" Memorial on stone.
Born 17 Nov 1870; Died 12 Sep 1932
on same marker:
Kate L. Haden
Born 12 Jan 1871, Died 4 May 1946
Her entry states her name as Katherine Lee McCrary Haden.
also buried in this cemetery are two of their sons:
Arnim Ersel Haden, b. 2 Dec 1893, died 8 Oct 1942, masonic emblem on stone
James Aubrey Haden, b. 6 Oct 1903, died 25 Dec 1969, masonic emblem on stone

Texas Death Certificate #38333
Capt. James E. Haden of 3125 Ave O, Galveston, died 12 Sep 1932. He was married; his wife Kate Lee. Born 17 Nov 1870, Cold Springs, TX. Died of carcinoma of the esophagus. The informant was Eugene Jackson [son-in-law]. Buried Galveston Memorial Park.

Capt. James Edward HADEN and Katherine Lee MCCRARY were married on 2 August 1893 in Harris County, Texas. Katherine Lee MCCRARY was born on 12 January 1871. She died on 4 May 1946 at the age of 75.

Capt. James Edward HADEN and Katherine Lee MCCRARY had the following children:



Arnim Ercell HADEN was born on 2 December 1893 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas. He died on 8 October 1942 at the age of 48 in Harris County, Texas.

World War I Draft Card: Arnim Ercell Haden, age 23, Address: P.O. 901, Galveston
Born Dec 2nd, 1893, Harrisburg, TX
He is a marine steam engineer, Bowers Southern Dredging Co, Glaveston, Tugboat #15
He requests exemption as he is married.
Medium height, medium build. Brown eyes, black hair.
Signed: Armin Ercell Haden, 5 Jun 1917

Armin married Myrtle Loeder, family records online give the date as 28 Mar 1917 in Galveston.

1920 Census. Galveston, Galveston Co, TX, Hh 30
Ercel A. Haden, age 26, b. TX, marine engineer
Myrtle, wife, age 21
Katherine M., dau, age 2 months

1930 Census. Galveston City, Galveston Co, TX, Hh 566
Armins E. Haden, age 36, married at 23, marine engineer, tug boat
Myrtle M., wife, age 31, married at 18
Catherine M., dau, age 11
Josie Loeder, mother-in-law, age 52, widow, married at 20, b. TX
Irwin H. Loeder, brother-in-law, age 16

Texas Death Certificate #45061
Arnim Ercel Haden, died at Morgans Point Docks, Harris Co, Accidental Drowning, 8 Oct 1942. Inquest held. Fell off boat deck.
He was married.
Born 2 Dec 1893.
Marine Engineer for BayTowning Co, Harrisburg.
Father: James E. Haden, born Cedar Bayou; Mother: Kate McCrary, b. TX
Eugene Jackson of Galveston was informant.

Buried Galveston Memorial Park. His grave marker has a Masonic Emblem.



Eva M. HADEN was born in February 1896 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas.

A Mrs. W. F. Schneider (sister) was the informant for the death certificate of James Aubrey Haden. Perhaps this was Eva.



Clara Lee HADEN was born in November 1897 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas. She died on 21 December 1953 at the age of 56 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas.

Grave marker, Galveston Memorial Park, Hitchcock, Galveston Co, TX, gives her date of birth as 1 Nov 1898. The 1900 census suggests she was a year older.

Married Eugene H. Jackson

Texas Death Certificate #65515
Mrs. Clara Lee Jackson, died 21 Dec 1953, Galveston at her home. She died of cerebro vascular accident. She was age 52y 11m and 10d at the time of her death and married
She lived at 3125 Avenue O, Galveston.
Born 1 Nov 1897, Harrisburg, Texas
Father was Capt. J. E. Haden, born Cedar Bayou. Mother was Katherine Lee McCreary.
The doctor signed the certificate.
Clara was buried on December 23th at Galveston Memorial Park Cemetery.

Eugene Jackson's Death Certificate #49957
Died at St. Marys Hospital, Galveston; his residence was 3125 Avenue O.
He died on 13 Aug 1965 of cancer with widespread metastases.
He was widowed. He was the Recorder for the El Mina Shrine.
Born 20 Jan 1896, Cameron, TX.
Father was Hedley V. Jackson; mother was Anna A. Zuber.
Mrs. Anna H. Dover (Sister) was the informant.
buried Galveston Memorial Park.



Louis HADEN was born in 1900 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas.



James Aubrey HADEN was born on 6 October 1903 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas. He died on 25 December 1969 at the age of 66.

1930 Census. Galveston City, Galveston, TX, Hh 543
James A. Haden, age 26, married at age 20 [circa 1924] [employment has something to do with steamships but mostly unreadable]
Lillian, wife, 25, married at 19, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. TX

Family records online say he married Lillian Paisley, 15 Aug 1923. Said to have been a Fireman on a boat; later had a wallpaper hanging business.

Texas Death Certificate 86660
James A. Haden, 515 7th St. Galveston, where he had lived 63 years. Died St. Mary's Hospital, 25 Dec 1969. Born 6 Oct 1903, Cedar Bayou. Retired. List as Divorced at the time of his death. Father's name James Haden, Mother's name unknown. Informant was Mrs. W. F. Schneider (sister). James died of cardiac arrest. Buried Galveston Memorial Park on Dec 28th 1969. has a picture of his grave marker - it has a Masonic emblem