Clarence Sidney Greenhill

b. 23 December 1874, d. 28 August 1946

Clarence Sidney Greenhill, 1874-1946
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill was born on 23 December 1874 in Colbert County, Alabama, or possibly the 28th.
  • A photographic portrait was made of Samuel and Nancy Greenhill and little Clarence Sidney, about 1877.
  • Samuel Boatright Greenhill and Nancy Caroline Devaney appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1880 in Barton Beat, Colbert County, Alabama. Other members of the household included Clarence Sidney Greenhill.
  • He married El Sine Johnson, daughter of George W. Johnson and Rebecca L. Rikard, on 24 May 1896 in Colbert County, Alabama, and Clarence's brother Charlie married El Sine's sister Ida.
  • Samuel Boatwright Greenhill homeplace, near Cherokee, Alabama.
    Samuel Boatwright Greenhill homeplace, near Cherokee, Alabama, 1899
    Close-up of family at Greenhill homeplace, 1899
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill and El Sine Johnson appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1900 in Cherokee, Colbert County, Alabama. Other members of the household included Esther Mae Greenhill and Blanche Gertrude Greenhill.
  • He was a farmer, according to the 1900 census.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill appeared in the US federal census of 15 April 1910 in Hill County, Texas. Other members of the household included Esther Mae Greenhill, Blanche Gertrude Greenhill, Grace Lee Greenhill and Robert Franklin Greenhill.
  • He was a farmer, according to the 1910 census.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill registered for the draft on 12 September 1918 in Hill County, Texas, while living with his wife El Sinie on Route 7 in Hillsboro, and self-employed there as a farmer.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill and El Sine Johnson appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Lakenon Station, Hill County, Texas. Other members of the household included Blanche Gertrude Greenhill, Grace Lee Greenhill, Robert Franklin Greenhill and Ernest Douglas Greenhill.
  • He was a farmer, according to the 1920 census.
  • He officially witnessed the death of Nancy Caroline Devaney on 10 January 1928 at 401 South Waco Street in Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas.
  • He officially witnessed the death of Samuel Boatright Greenhill on 9 January 1929 in Brandon, Hill County, Texas.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill became a widower at the 12 September 1929 death of his wife El Sine Johnson.
  • He officially witnessed the death of El Sine Johnson on 12 September 1929 in Brandon, Hill County, Texas.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1930 in Hill County, Illinois. Other members of the household included Grace Lee Greenhill and Ernest Douglas Greenhill.
  • He was a farmer, according to the 1930 census.
  • He married Dee Elizabeth Stevenson, daughter of James B. Stevenson and Mary Lucy Maury, on 18 July 1934 in Hill County, Texas.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill and Dee Elizabeth Stevenson appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1940 in Hill County, Texas, at Brandon & Bynum Road. Other members of the household included James Edward Martin. Also in the household was Elizabeth's unmarried sister Sue S. Stevenson (age 42). In 1935 the Greenhills were living in the same house, James Martin in Hillsboro, and Sue Stevenson in Waco.
  • He was a farmer, according to the 1940 census.
  • At the time of his death Clarence Sidney Greenhill was living in Brandon, Hill County, Texas.
  • Clarence Sidney Greenhill died on 28 August 1946 at age 71 in Hill County, Texas.
  • His wife Dee Elizabeth Stevenson became a widow at his death.
  • He was buried at Ridge Park Cemetery in Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas.
  • Last Edited: 23 Jan 2017

Family 1: El Sine Johnson b. 23 June 1874, d. 12 September 1929

Family 2: Dee Elizabeth Stevenson b. 10 April 1895, d. 9 December 1973