Clem Boyd Teague

b. 16 October 1885, d. 8 November 1956

Clem Boyd Teague, 1885-1956
  • Clem Boyd Teague was born on 16 October 1885 in Plantersville, Grimes County, Texas.
  • John D. Teague and Mary Thomas Whitfield appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1900 in Grimes County, Texas, enumerated next to J. D.'s half-brother Joe Teague. Other members of the household included Clem Boyd Teague, Floyd Preston Teague, Carrie Teague, Agnes Teague and Dink Etta Teague.
  • A photographic portrait was made of Clem Boyd Teague as a young man.
  • William Todd Terrell and Kate Kelley Hurst appeared in the US federal census of 15 April 1910 in Coleman County, Texas. Other members of the household included Clem Boyd Teague, Kathaline Terrell.
  • He was a hired man working on the Terrell farm, according to the 1910 census.
  • Clem Teague and Rush Wood were photographed in front of the Richards State Bank, about 1910. One of the gentlemen in the center was Jessie Daniel Bookman.
  • He married Mattie Amanda Grissom, daughter of Robert Calvin Grissom and Martha Elizabeth Walker, on 3 September 1911 in Texas.
  • Clem Boyd Teague registered for the draft on 12 September 1918 in Grimes County, Texas, while living in Richards with his wife Mattie, and employed as a stationary engineer by Magnolia Petroleum Company.
  • Clem Boyd Teague and Mattie Amanda Grissom appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas. Other members of the household included Carroll Preston Teague and Mary Hortense Teague.
  • He was an engineer with a petroleum company, according to the 1920 census.
  • Clem Boyd Teague and Mattie Amanda Grissom appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1930 in Harris County, Texas, off Hardy Street Road. Also in the household was lodger Beulah Enloe, public school teacher.. Other members of the household included Carroll Preston Teague and Mary Hortense Teague.
  • He was chief engineer at a pumping station, according to the 1930 census.
  • The following appeared on 6 April 1939 in The Eagle: (Navasota, April 6) Funeral services for Jonathan D. Teague, 82, who died at his home in Richards, were held Tuesday by Rev. E. R. Brawner, pastor of the Richards Methodist Church. Burial was in the Fairview cemetery there. Born in Alabama, he had lived at Richards 54 years. He opened one of the first stores in that community. He is survived by his wife, two sons, C. B. of Houston and E. F. Teague of Montgomery; one daughter, Mrs. Dink Ward of Richards, and one brother, Joe Teague, of Slaton.
  • Clem, Dink and Floyd Teague appear together in a photograph taken during the 1940s.
  • Clem Boyd Teague died on 8 November 1956 at age 71 in Golden Acres, Harris County, Texas, at 502 Holly at his residence. . His death was officially witnessed by Carroll Preston Teague.
  • His wife Mattie Amanda Grissom became a widow at his death.
  • He was buried at South Park Cemetery in Pearland, Brazoria County, Texas.
  • Last Edited: 6 Jul 2015

Family: Mattie Amanda Grissom b. 29 January 1893, d. 29 November 1962