Name: John Raymond JORDAN, Sr.

United States Government, United States Federal Census;
"Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 3, Angelina, Texas; Roll: T623 1607; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 3; 12 Jun 1900;
James H. Jordan; Head; White; Male; Nov 1868; 31; Married; 4 (~1896); Texas; Mississippi; Louisiana; Farmer;
Lucy E. Jordan; Wife; White; Female; Jan 1878; 22; Married; 4 (~1896); 2 children; 2 alive; Texas; Tennessee; Georgia;
John R. Jordan; Son; White; Male; Jan 1897; 3; Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Gurtie M. Jordan; Daughter; White; Female; Dec 1899; 6months; Single; Texas; Texas; Texas."

Lucy Ethel WHITAKER Jordan, John Raymond JORDAN, Sr. James Broughton JORDAN, and Gertrude May JORDAN
About 1905

John Raymond JORDAN, Sr. married Mildred Mae RAINEY Hughes on 2 Aug 1924 in Onalaska, Polk County, Texas, USA

United States Government, United States Federal Census:
"Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Polk County, Texas; Roll: T624_1578; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 89; Image: 872; 29 Apr 1910;
John Hanson; Head; Male; White; 44 (~1866); Married2; 4 (~1906); Georgia; Georgia; Georgia; Foreman; Railway Train;
Lucy Hanson; Wife; Female; White; 35 (~1875); Married2; 4 (~1906); 4 children; 4 alive; Texas; Tennessee; Georgia;
Raymond Jordan; Stepson; Male; White; 11 (~1899); Single; Texas; Louisiana; Texas;
Gertie May Jordan; Stepdaughter; Female; White; 10 (~1900); Single; Texas; Louisiana; Texas;
Broughton Jordan; Stepson; Male; White; 7 (~1903); Single; Texas; Louisiana; Texas;
J. B. Hanson; Son; Male; White; 9 months (~1910); Single; Texas; Georgia; Texas."

United States Government, United States Federal Census:
"Year: 1920; Census Place: Trinity, Trinity County, Texas; Roll: T625_1853; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 137; 31 Jan 1920;
John B. Hansard; Head; Male; White; 55 (~1865); Married; Georgia; Georgia; Georgia; Rail Road Station; Foreman;
Lucy Hansard; Wife; Female; White; 45 (~1875); Married; Texas; Tennessee; Tennessee;
J. Raymond Hansard; Son; Male; White; 22 (~1898); Single; Texas; Georgia; Texas; Laborer; Rail Road;
Gertrude Hansard; Daughter; Female; White; 19 (~1901); Single; Texas; Georgia; Texas;
James B. Hansard Jr.; Son; Male; White; 16 (~1904); Single; Texas; Georgia; Texas;
Daniel Hansard; Son; Male; White; 5; (~1915); Single; Texas; Georgia; Texas."
(Note: The three JORDAN children were enumerated as HANSARDs and listed as children rather than stepchildren of John HANSARD.)

United States Government, United States Federal Census:
"Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 2, Trinity County, Texas; Roll: 2403; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 7; Image: 178.0; 24 Apr 1930;
Jordan John R; Head; Male; White; 33 (~1897); Married; 20 (~1917); Texas; Texas; Texas; Laborer; Rail Road;
Jordan Mildred; Wife; Female; White; 28 (~1902); Married; 19 (~1921); Texas; Georgia; Texas;
Jordan Lloyd; Son; Male; White; 8 (~1922); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Jordan James; Son; Male; White; 5 (~1925); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Jordan Ramon; Son; Male; White; 3 0/12 (1927); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Jordan Curtis; Son; Male; White; 11/12 (1929); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas."

John Raymond JORDAN, Sr. and Mildred Mae RAINEY Jordan
About 1945 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA

John Raymond JORDAN, Sr.
Oct 1949 in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA

Obituary for John Raymond JORDAN, Sr. - Corpus Christi Caller, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA, 15 Feb 1978, Page 12C: "John Raymond Jordan Sr. - John Raymond Jordan Sr., 81 (born about 1897), of 1113 6th St., (Corpus Christi) died yesterday (14 Feb 1978) morning in a local nursing home. He was a retired oilfield worker. Survivors include four sons, James M., John R. and Paul Jordan, all of Corpus Christi, and William C. Jordan of Lake Jackson (Texas); one sister, Mrs. Gertie Mae Scoggins of Las Vegas, Nev.; one brother, Dick Jordan of Sweeney (Texas); 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Cage-Mills Everhart Chapel."

Grave marker for John Raymond JORDAN, Sr.
"JOHN R JORDAN - US ARMY - JAN 18 1897 - FEB 14 1978"
 Buried on 15 Feb 1978 in Seaside Memorial Park, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA next to his wife.