Abt 1833 - 1866 (~ 33 years)
||Charles Alexander "Alex" Cloud |
||Madison county, Alabama, USA
||Oct 02, 1850
||Austin county, Texas, USA 
||Jun 24, 1860
||Austin county, Texas, USA 
||Oct 05, 1866
||Bellville, Austin county, Texas, USA
- Listed in 1860 Austin County, TX Census as Alex, b. Alabama, 29 years old. He served in the CSA. On his enlistment in the Texas Cavalry, dated May 3 1862, he gives his age as 28 years.
Regarding the controversy about Alex's name, a deed of purchase of land by Kinch Russ in Bellville, Texas, Deed Record 43, 44, File 476, pp 517-518, lists his son, Charles Jr. and daughter Mary Caroline and calls him first "Charles Alexander Cloud Sr." and then "Alex Cloud".
"Charles Alexander Cloud and wife, Nettie Cloud of Taylor, Texas, and Mary Caroline McCann and husband George McCann of Lampasas County, Texas two of the five children (meaning Charles Alexander and Mary Caroline) of Charles Alexander Cloud, Sr. and Janie Cloud, both late of Austin County, Texas, deceased, in testate, for and in consideration of One Hundred and Fifty dollars to us in hand paid by Kinch Russ, the receipt of such is hereby acknowledged . . .on the waters of Caney Creek. . . the same tract of land conveyed . . . to our father Alex Cloud."
||Oct 10, 2008 |
||Henry George Washington "H.G.W." "Wash" Cloud, b. Mar 14, 1810, Twiggs county, Georgia, USA , d. Aug 05, 1897, Groesbeck, Limestone county, Texas, USA (Age 87 years) |
||Mary Adeline "Polly" McDade, b. 1809, Summerville, Chattooga county, Georgia, USA , d. Sep 04, 1838, Montgomery county, Alabama, USA (Age 29 years) |
||Jan 08, 1828
||Montgomery, Montgomery county, Alabama, USA [6, 7]
- Montgomery Co. Alabama - Marriages - 1817-1850: "Cloud, Henry G. W. to Mary McDade - 8 Jan. 1828, by John Blackwell, J.P.", Book C, page 47 & 450
Montgy county gen. society: "Henry G. W. CLOUD & Mary McDADE lic. 8 Jan 1828; [no marr. date] by John BLACKWELL, JP"
- "Charles and Adeline Edna McDade, had nine children. A Mary McDade was born in Georgia, about 1809. She married, 1/8/1828, Henry George Washington Cloud, son of Jeremiah and Elizabeth Cloud, formerly of South Carolina." (Youngblood-Armstrong & Allied Families by Frances Youngblood & Floelle Youngblood Bonner)
Charles McDade's intestate papers, signed March 17, 1840 by his brother Alexander McDade, list the children of his deceased daughter, Mary "Polly" McDade Cloud, first wife of Henry G.W. Cloud. Their children are listed as Charles Cloud, Jeremiah Cloud, Alexander Cloud, Elizabeth Cloud and Jane Cloud.
||Jane Elizabeth "Janie" Calvert, b. Mar 10, 1837, Montgomery county, Alabama, USA , d. Nov 14, 1910, Lampasas, Lampasas county, Texas, USA (Age 73 years) |
||Jan 15, 1855
||Bellville, Austin county, Texas, USA 
- Jane Cloud listed her marriage date as January 15th on her pension application. The marriage records list January 30th, which may be the date it was recorded.
- Jane applied for and received a Confederate Pension, on record in the Texas archives:
Pension roll listings:
Claimant: CLOUD, Jane E.
Pension Number: 00118
1860 census, TX, Austin, Travis, p. 43, June 24, HH 337/337
Alex CLOUD, 27, M, farmer, $4235, AL
Jane CLOUD (wife), 24, F, AL
Thos C CLOUD (child), 4, M, TX
Mary C CLOUD (child), 2, F, TX
Austin County, TX, Taken Jun 23rd 1880. P. 378
Jane CLOUD, age 44, AL/AL/SC
Charles CLOUD, age 17, TX/AL/AL
Louella CLOUD, age 15, TX/AL/AL
1900 census, TX, Austin, pct 1, ed 2, June 1, HH 7/7
RUSS, Thomas J, head, W, M, May 1860, 40, m 19 yrs, AL, NC, AL
RUSS, Lula, wife, W, F, Oct 1865, 34, m 19 yrs, 5/5 children, TX, AL, AL
RUSS, Jenney, dau, Dec 1885, 14, TX
RUSS, Addie, dau, April 1888, 12, TX
RUSS, Kinch, son, Mar 1891, 9, TX
RUSS, Feilon, son, Sept 1894, 5, TX
CLOUD, Jane, g.mother, W, F, Mar 1837, 63, widowed, 5/5 children, AL, AL, AL
RICHARDSON, Arch, boarder, W, M, May 1850, 50, divorced, MS, MS, MS
EWING, Soloman, hired help, B, M, Feb 1881, 19, divorced, TX, TX, TX
1920 census, TX, Austin, pct 1, ed 2, 16-B, May 23, HH 206/206
RUSS, Thomas, head, M, W, 49, m1 28 yrs, AL, GA, GA
RUSS, Lulie, wife, F, W 44, m1 28 yrs, 7/7 children, TX, AL, AL
RUSS, Kinch, son, 19, TX
RUSS, J.D. son, 9, TX
RUSS, Waldo, son, 5, TX
CLOUD, Jane, m-in-law, F, W, 75, AL, AL, AL
|+||1. Thomas Caldwell Cloud, b. Sep 22, 1856, Buckhorn, Austin county, Texas, USA , d. Sep 06, 1943, Lampasas, Lampasas county, Texas, USA (Age 86 years)|
|+||2. Mary Carolina Cloud, b. Sep 04, 1858, Austin county, Texas, USA , d. Jun 12, 1950, Lampasas county, Texas, USA (Age 91 years)|
|+||3. Addie Irene Cloud, b. Jun 23, 1860, Bellville, Austin county, Texas, USA , d. Jan 04, 1949 (Age 88 years)|
|+||4. Charles Alexander "Eck" Cloud, Jr., b. Jan 15, 1862, Bellville, Austin county, Texas, USA , d. Apr 30, 1961, Visalia, California, USA (Age 99 years)|
|+||5. Lulie May "Louella" Cloud, b. Oct 26, 1865, Austin county, Texas, USA , d. Jan 29, 1953, Bellville, Austin county, Texas, USA (Age 87 years)|
- [S593] Fisher Talley, Geraldine, notes FAXed April, 2001.
- [S823] Youngblood-Armstrong & Allied Families, pp. 300, 301, 302.
- [S997] Cloud-Williams, Florice Eva, Notes by Florice Eva Cloud Williams - December 27, 1954.
- [S4251] 1850 US federal census, 1850 census, TX, Austin, (M432-908, 88), Oct 2, 1850, HH 14/14.
- [S136] 1860 US federal census, 1860 census, TX, Austin, Travis, p. 43, June 24.
- [S210] Montgomery County Alabama records.
Montgomery Co. Alabama - Marriages - 1817-1850
Cloud, Henry G. W. to Mary McDade - 8 Jan. 1828, by John Blackwell, J.P., Book C, page 47 & 450
- [S221] Montgomery County Genealogical Society.
- [S823] Youngblood-Armstrong & Allied Families.
- [S216] Austin County records.
Marriage records of Austin county list Jan. 30, 1855.