Mary Claud Munson

b. 8 June 1867, d. circa 1872
Mary Claud Munson|b. 8 Jun 1867\nd. c 1872|p22.htm|George Poindexter Munson|b. 4 Jun 1832\nd. 19 Apr 1878|p20.htm|Matilda Agnes Davis|b. 22 Feb 1850\nd. 25 Feb 1882|p21.htm|Henry W. Munson|b. 15 Jan 1793\nd. 6 Oct 1833|p2528.htm|Ann B. Pearce|b. 17 Apr 1800\nd. 6 Sep 1865|p2532.htm|Isaac S. Davis|b. 8 May 1815\nd. Jul 1861|p110.htm|Matilda S. V. Blakely|b. 1818\nd. 24 Aug 1862|p111.htm|

Sister of George Poindexter Munson Sr.
Grandaunt of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Munson and Allied Families
     Mary Claud Munson was born on 8 June 1867 at Bailey's Prairie, Brazoria County, Texas.1 She was the daughter of George Poindexter Munson and Matilda Agnes Davis. She died circa 1872 at Oakland Plantation, Gulf Prairie, at about age five.1 She was buried in the Munson Cemetery, Bailey's Prairie.2 Click to view image
     Apparently she was called Claud (the spelling as it appears in her mother's bible). She was almost certainly named for her mother's brother, Claudious B. Davis (Leo), who had drowned at Sabine Pass while in the Confederate service.


  1. [S18] Family data, Agnes Davis Munson Bible, unknown bible title (n.p.:, unknown publish date); original owned in 1996 by Della (Caldwell) Hanly (Rosharon, TX). Mrs. Hanly is now deceased; present owner unknown.
  2. [S191] Claude Munson tombstone, Munson Family Cemetery, Bailey's Prairie, Texas; photographed by the writer on 4 July 2003.