Ben McGlothlin, age 37, owned his home, was a farmer on a general farm. He was born in Texas; father born in Oklahoma; mother born in Texas. Ben is listed on the 1920 census as William B. McGlothlin.
Ben’s wife, Clara I, age 37, was born in Texas. Both her parents imigrated from Germany. Clara and Ben were 19 when they married. Another note of interest is that Clara listed her father to have been born in Texas on the 1920 census rather than Germany as she has done on the 1930 census.
Children of Ben and Clara:
Melva, age 14, daughter
Martie R, age 12, daughter
Lorene, age 10, daughter
Lillian, age 5, daughter
Carol, age 3, son
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 1, Caldwell, Texas; Roll: 2303; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 5; Enumerated 3 Apr 1930.
Year: 1920;Census Place: Lytton Springs, Caldwell, Texas; Roll: T625_1783; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 61; Enumerated 26 Jan 1920.