Seeking information on the Family: Jimmy Morton Ham from Whitsett, Texas, For my Family Tree, can you help me?

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I have three more names of the Ham family that I know I am related to, Kenneth Ham (brother), Rita Ham (sister) and Harold Ham from Whitsett, TX (Uncle). Can assist me, I would be grateful?
WikiTree profile: Ham-946
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In 1940, Harold Ham, 15 b. Texas, was living with his parents Ben C. Ham, 53, his wife May, 42, and 6 siblings: Oran, 18;  Elsie Mae, 13; son Lindy, 11; Clarence, 8; Jimmie, 6; and Vera, 1.  All were born in Texas.("United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 9 May 2016), Harold Ham in household of Ben C Ham, Whitsett, Justice Precinct 5, Live Oak, Texas, United States; citing ED 149-5, sheet 1B, family 16, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 4095.)

FindAGrave shows a grave for Harold Benjamin Ham in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Whitsett, Live Oak County, Texas.(FindAGrave; Created by: Lloyd Cannon; Record added: Dec 07, 2011; Find A Grave Memorial# 81662204)

The obituary for Lindbergh Elmer Ham, b. March 20, 1929; d. Jan. 9, 2013, shows his parents as Benjamin and Nancy (Gazaway) Ham and that he was predeceased by brothers and sisters: Eunice Octavia (Ham) Dickens York Everett, Oran Oscar Ham, Harold Benjamin Ham, Elsie Mae (Ham) Treat Dickens, Clarence William Ham, Jim Martin Ham and Vera Lavern (Ham) Everett Jackson.(The Alvin-Sun Advisor, Alvin, Texas.

Is this the family? If so, why don't you create profiles for them to make it easier to find and record info?

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Well I am grateful and if you come across anything else I would very much appreciate any assistance. Thank You.

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