Edmund G. Minor III1

b. 25 August 1896, d. 23 November 1980
Edmund G. Minor III|b. 25 Aug 1896\nd. 23 Nov 1980|p2781.htm|Edmund G. Minor Jr.|d. 19 Sep 1943|p2780.htm|Mordella Caldwell|b. 31 Mar 1870\nd. 2 Mar 1908|p2779.htm|||||||Robert M. Caldwell|b. 25 Jun 1836\nd. 18 Oct 1884|p2672.htm|Mary E. House|b. c 1842\nd. 7 Jan 1885|p2676.htm|

1st cousin 1 time removed of George Poindexter Munson Sr.
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Munson and Allied Families
     Edmund G. Minor III was born on 25 August 1896 in Houston, Harris County, Texas.1 He was the son of Edmund G. Minor Jr. and Mordella Caldwell.1 He married Lola Murray, daughter of Reverend Joseph Lapsley Murray and Emma Munson, on 27 October 1926 in Houston, Harris County, Texas, in a double wedding ceremony with Lola's twin sister Lina and Andrew Joseph Taylor.2 He died on 23 November 1980 at age 84.2 He was buried in Munson Cemetery, Bailey's Prairie, Brazoria County, Texas.1
Additional Data
George Minor appeared on the 1 January 1920 Federal Census of Houston, Harris County, Texas, in the household of William [sic] and Sarah Caldwell, his mother's brother and sister-in-law.3 Click to view image

His last residence was in 1980 in Clover, York County, South Carolina.4

Child of Edmund G. Minor III and Lola Murray


  1. [S20] Thurmond A. Williamson, The Munsons of Texas, an American Saga, First Edition manuscript (Dallas: n.pub., 1987), 259, 311.
  2. [S20] Thurmond A. Williamson, Munsons of Texas, 259.
  3. [S38] William [sic] Caldwell household, 1920 U.S. Census, Brazoria County, Texas, population schedule, Precinct 1, Houston, enumeration district (ED) 72, sheet 2B, dwelling 36, family 40; National Archives micropublication T625, roll 1774.
  4. [S29] Edmund Minor, no. 435-10-7988     , Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb (Provo: MyFamily.com Inc., 2005). The SSDI component of RootsWeb is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration.