Children of Early Jackson and Wincy Titsworth Calk
Early Jackson “Jack” Calk married Louisa S. Champion on April 11, 1867. They had no children. Undocumented information says she died in 1872. He then married Wincy Louisa Titsworth on June 20, 1880, in Castroville, Medina, Texas. Evidently, Wincy was previously married and had a son named Levi Carlyle (Carlisle)Titsworth. It is also possible he was born out of wedlock. I found Wincy and Levi Titsworth on the 1880 United States Federal Census in Atascosa County, Texas, living with the John L. McCaleb family. The record states the relationship as “cousins.” This census was taken shortly before Early and Wincy married. Evidently, Early adopted Levi because he later uses the name of “Calk.” Following their marriage, they had six more children.
Levi Carlyle Calk was born on January 29, 1875, in Bonham, Fannin, Texas. He married Martha “Mattie” Dell Davis on December 26, 1897. They had six children in 12 years. To view information about his children, click on the following link. Family Group Sheet for Levi Carlisle Calk
Levi died on January 26, 1958, in Kyle, Hays, Texas, at the age of 82. He and Martha Dell were buried in the Kyle Cemetery.
Ethel Cleora Calk was born on September 9, 1881, in Bonham, Fannin,Texas. She married George Franklin LeBus on November 5, 1899, in Bonham. They had ten children in 24 years. To view information about her children, click on the following link. Family Group Sheet for Ethel Cleora Calk
Ethel died on October 1, 1960, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, at the age of 79. She and George were buried in Crestview Memorial Park, Garden Section.
Clementine Calk was born in 1882 – probably in Bonham, Fannin, Texas. She married John Ervin Lebus on December 25, 1899. They had three children during their marriage. To view information about her children, click on the following link. Family Group Sheet for Clementine _Clemmie_ Calk
Clementine died as a young mother on April 29, 1909, at the age of 27 in Henrietta, Clay, Texas. She was buried in Hope Cemetery in Henrietta.
Maude Calk was born in 1884 in Texas. No documented information has been found about her.
Helen Calk was born in 1886 in Texas. No documented information has been found about her.
Granvill C. Calk was born on November 20, 1889, in Texas. Undocumented information says he died on October 16, 1890, within a year of his birth.
Early Jackson III “Earl” Calk was born on January 1, 1894, in Bonham, Fannin, Texas. He married Zora Maurice Taylor in 1925 in Wilbarger, Texas. They had three children during their marriage. To view information about his children, click on the following link. Family Group Sheet for Early Jackson III _Earl_ Calk
Earl died on October 29, 1963, in Dallas, Texas, at the age of 69, and was buried in Grace Hill Cemetery in Gregg County, Texas.
Marriage & Death Record Sources
Early Jackson Calk
Ancestry.com. Texas, County Marriages, 1817-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016. (Marriage record for Early & Louisa S. Champion)
Marriage Certificate for Early Jackson Calk and Wincy Titsworth, Certificate #13370, County Clerk’s Office, Medina County, Texas.
Lucy is a native Texan and presently lives with her husband, "L.K." in the Texas Hill Country. They are the parents of three adult children and have five grandchildren.
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