Mildred Sallye Wood

b. 15 June 1886, d. 24 July 1964
  • Mildred Sallye Wood was born on 15 June 1886 in Grimes County, Texas.
  • She was known as Sallye.
  • Robert Cummings Wood and Margaret Elizabeth Wynne appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1900 in Grimes County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mildred Sallye Wood, Milton LeGrande Wood, Mary Estelle Wood, Robert Cummings Wood Jr., Willis Alexander Wood, Minnie Katie Wood and Minnie Catherine Lockett.
  • She married Mark Kennard Hixson, son of James A. Hixson and Permelia Kennard, on 28 March 1907 in Grimes County, Texas.
  • Mark Kennard Hixson and Mildred Sallye Wood appeared in the US federal census of 15 April 1910 in Grimes County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mildred Hixson.
  • Mark Kennard Hixson and Mildred Sallye Wood appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Grimes County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mildred Hixson.
  • Mildred Sallye Wood and Mark Kennard Hixson appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1930 in Grimes County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mildred Hixson.
  • She was an assistant automobile saleslady, according to the 1930 census.
  • Mildred Sallye Wood became a widow at the 21 October 1938 death of her husband Mark Kennard Hixson.
  • Mildred Sallye Wood appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1940 in Grimes County, Texas, enumerated next to Sallye's sister Lou Ella Kennard. Other members of the household included Robert Hammond Mallard, Mildred Hixson and Marcus Hammond Mallard. In 1935, Hammond and Mildred Mallard were living in Navasota.
  • She was employed by the tax assessor's office as a collector.
  • Members of the Wood family gathered for a Sunday afternoon barbeque, about 1940.
  • At the time of her death, her usual residence was in Navasota, Grimes County, Texas, at 1319 Kettler Street.
  • Mildred Sallye Wood died on 24 July 1964 at age 78 in Navasota, Grimes County, Texas, at 118 Jones Street . Her death was officially witnessed by Mildred Hixson.
  • She was buried at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Anderson, Grimes County, Texas.
  • Last Edited: 27 Dec 2016

Family: Mark Kennard Hixson b. 10 January 1885, d. 21 October 1938