Trip to Bellville / Austin County
We met for breakfast at 9:00 in Bellville. The picture was taken by C.A. Talley, Geraldine's husband who also accompanied us on the trip.
From left to right: Janice Schlab, Lucille (Cloud) Hough, Anna Hough, (unidentified man in back), Tom Cloud, Gloria (Whittington) Cloud, Geraldine (Fisher) Talley and Gary Cloud. Lucille is the daughter of Colvin Cloud (1877-1961) and Janice and Anna are his granddaughters. Colvin was a great grandson of Jeremiah through his son Alexander. Tom Cloud is a 4th great grandson of Jeremiah through his eldest son, William. Gloria is a descendant of Grief Whittington, R.S. Geraldine is a 4th great granddaughter of Jeremiah through his son Henry George Washington "H.G.W." Cloud, who served as the Austin County Tax Collector and Assessor even though he was blind. Gary is a 2nd great grandson of Jeremiah through his youngest son, Francis Marion "F.M." Cloud.