John Patterson

M, #173, b. 13 Mar 1790, d. 27 Jun 1843
     John Patterson was born on 13 Mar 1790. He was the son of Robert Patterson and Eloner Wright.

John Patterson married first Ruth Whitaker circa 1814.

John's second marriage was to Harriet McNair, daughter of Daniel McNair and Elean Martin, on 22 Oct 1816 in Richmond Co., GA.1,2

John Patterson died on 27 Jun 1843 at age 53.

Child of John Patterson and Ruth Whitaker

Citations

  1. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992, p. 27. Bond may have been issued on 11 Oct. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  2. [S243] Joseph T. Maddox, compiler, 37000 Early Georgia Marriages (Albany(?), GA: Joseph T. Maddox, 1975), p. 35. Hereinafter cited as 37000 Early GA Marriages.

Ruth Whitaker

F, #174, d. circa 1816
     Ruth Whitaker married John Patterson, son of Robert Patterson and Eloner Wright, circa 1814.

Ruth Whitaker died circa 1816.

Child of Ruth Whitaker and John Patterson

Martha Fudge

F, #175, d. before 1842
     Martha Fudge married James S. McNair, son of Daniel McNair and Elean Martin, on 25 Jan 1815 in Columbia Co., GA.1,2

Martha Fudge died before 1842.

Citations

  1. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992, p. 32, cites Bk. A, p. 83. Marriage performed by his half brother, Samuel McNair, JP. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  2. [S243] Joseph T. Maddox, compiler, 37000 Early Georgia Marriages (Albany(?), GA: Joseph T. Maddox, 1975), p. 34, says 23 Jan. Hereinafter cited as 37000 Early GA Marriages.

Robert M. McNair1

M, #176, b. Mar 1807, d. 1869
Relationship
Great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Robert M. McNair was born in Mar 1807 in GA.2 He was the son of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin.

Robert M. McNair married Nancy Patterson, daughter of William Patterson and Ruth Clements, on 23 Dec 1835 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4 Alternatively, Robert M. McNair married Nancy Patterson on 13 Dec 1835 in Decatur Co., GA.5 Robert M. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Decatur Co., GA. He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Nancy Patterson, Daniel J. G. McNair, William F. McNair, James M. McNair, Sophronia McNair, John T. McNair, Robert Patterson McNair, Joseph W. McNair and Thomas Martin McNair.6 Robert M. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Nancy Patterson, John T. McNair, Sophronia McNair, Robert Patterson McNair, Joseph W. McNair, Thomas Martin McNair, Nancy Ellen McNair, Mary Catherine McNair, Sarah Elizabeth McNair and Permelia Ruth McNair. Robert was a farmer.2

Robert M. McNair was living in Decatur Co., GA, in 1864.7

Robert M. McNair died in 1869.8

Children of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson

Citations

  1. [S37] Census Records for Robert M. McNair.
  2. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, 1864 Census for Re-organizing the Georgia Militia (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c2000). Hereinafter cited as Georgia Militia.
  3. [S99] Marriage Certificate of RM McNair and MA Patterson: AA112, unknown repository. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Cert. of RM McNair and MA Patterson.
  4. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), p. 237. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  5. [S353] "Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944," Database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 Apr 2006), Citing information originating on courthouse marriage licenses in various Georgia counties.
  6. [S414] US1850.
  7. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, Georgia Militia, age 56 yrs 10 mon.
  8. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 187. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.

John G. McNair

M, #177, b. before 1814, d. after 1838
Relationship
Great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     John G. McNair was born before 1814. He was the son of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin.

John G. McNair married Permelia A. Russell on 4 Oct 1838 in Decatur Co., GA.1

John G. McNair died after 1838.

Citations

  1. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), A35, p. 237. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.

James S. McNair

M, #178, b. circa 1814, d. before 1856
Relationship
Great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     James S. McNair was born circa 1814 in GA. He was the son of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin.

James S. McNair married Louisa Ann Hoge on 3 Dec 1833 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2 James S. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Decatur Co., GA. He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Louisa Ann Hoge.

James S. McNair died before 1856 in Sumter Co., FL.

Citations

  1. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb (http://www.thegagenweb.com/gadecatur/Marriage/surindex.html), Certificate # AA-74.
  2. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), AA74, p. 237. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.

William Green McNair1

M, #179, b. 7 Nov 1815, d. 2 May 1885
Relationship
Great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
McNair Descendants
William G. McNair
     Harrison Heritage (p. 183) has his full name as William Greenberry Columbus Jackson McNair. William Green McNair was born on 7 Nov 1815 in Warren Co., GA.2 He was the son of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin. William Green McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Decatur Co., GA.3

William Green McNair married Nancy Ann Higdon, daughter of John Higdon and Rebecca Matilda Overstreet, on 30 Oct 1849 in Decatur Co., GA.4,5,6,7 Alternatively, William Green McNair married Nancy Ann Higdon on 30 Oct 1848 in Decatur Co., GA.8,9

William Green McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Nancy Ann Higdon (his wife),10 and of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Nancy Ann Higdon, Wylanta Matilda McNair, John Daniel McNair and Ira O. McNair (his wife, daughter, and 2 sons.)11

William Green McNair began military service in Apr 1864 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the CSA, in Company I, 3rd Georgia.5 His military service ended in Apr 1865 with his company's surrender. He was home on furlough at the time.5

William Green McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Nancy Ann Higdon, Wylanta Matilda McNair, John Daniel McNair, Ira O. McNair, Annie Virginia McNair, Willie Theresa McNair and Byron Higdon McNair (his wife, 3 daughters, and 3 sons),12

William Green McNair was mentioned in the will of John Higdon (his father-in-law), dated 23 Nov 1877, Decatur Co., GA,13 and of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Nancy Ann Higdon, John Daniel McNair, Annie Virginia McNair, Willie Theresa McNair, Byron Higdon McNair and Lela Ellen McNair (his wife, 2 sons, and 3 daughters.)14

William Green McNair died on 2 May 1885 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 69.15,2 He was buried in 1885 in McNair Family Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.16,17

A summary of William Green's census records:
Head of Household Household Member Age Year State County
McNair, Daniel (McNair, William Green) <10 1820 GA Pulaski Co.
Not found 1830
McNair, Wm G 20-30 1840 GA Decatur Co.
McNair, G 40 1850 GA Decatur Co.
McNair, Greene 45 1860 GA Decatur Co.
McNair, Wm G 55 1870 GA Decatur Co.
McNair, Wm Green 64 1880 GA Decatur Co.

Children of William Green McNair and Nancy Ann Higdon

Citations

  1. [S41] Census Records for William G. McNair, CSA service.
  2. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980), p. 70. Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  3. [S285] US1840.
  4. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur Co., GA, p. 157.
  5. [S927] Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960 (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com) URL: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/; Original data: Confederate Pension Applications, Georgia Confederate Pension Office, RG 58-1-1, Georgia Archives.
  6. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), marriage Book A, p.157. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  7. [S353] "Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944," Database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 Apr 2006), Citing information originating on courthouse marriage licenses in various Georgia counties.
  8. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb (http://www.thegagenweb.com/gadecatur/Marriage/surindex.html), Certificate # A-157.
  9. [S715] Georgia Pioneers, compiler, Decatur County, Georgia, Early Marriage Records & Abstracts of Early Wills (Albany, GA: Georgia Pioneers, 196_), p. 238. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co., GA, Early Marriages & Wills.
  10. [S414] US1850.
  11. [S402] US1860.
  12. [S497] US1870.
  13. [S1610] "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 11 May 2014), Citing Decatur County State of Georgia Court of Ordinary Wills Book B 1873-1913, Will of John Higdon, pp. 103-6.
  14. [S496] US1880.
  15. [S14] Cemetery Marker in McNair Family Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (1 mile west of old 179, on McCreaville Rd, past farmhouse, up on a hill); read by this compiler, 1992.
  16. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 245. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  17. [S14] Cemetery Marker in McNair Family Cem., Preparer has pictures taken in Nov 1992.
  18. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 25731.

Samuel G. W. McNair1

M, #180, b. 30 Jan 1821, d. 8 Mar 1875
Relationship
Great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Samuel G. W. McNair was born on 30 Jan 1821 in GA.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin. Samuel G. W. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Elizabeth Ann Butler.

Samuel G. W. McNair married Elizabeth Ann Butler, daughter of Charles Butler and Rebecca Underwood, on 15 Jan 1850 in Decatur Co., GA.6,7 Samuel G. W. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Elizabeth Ann Butler, John M. McNair, Henrietta McNair, Charles B. McNair, Annie Rebecca McNair and Mary McNair.

Samuel G. W. McNair was living in Decatur Co., GA, in 1864.8 Samuel was a farmer. He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Julia Emma McNair, Daniel Gilbert McNair, Sarah A. (Sallie) McNair, Elizabeth Ann Butler, John M. McNair, Henrietta McNair, Charles B. McNair, Annie Rebecca McNair, Mary McNair, George S. McNair and Ella McNair.9

Samuel G. W. McNair left a will dated 28 Oct 1874 in Decatur Co., GA. Heirs: Henrietta McNair, his daughter. His other children are heirs, but unnamed. Heir and Executor: Elizabeth Ann McNair and John M. McNair, his wife and son.10

Samuel G. W. McNair died on 8 Mar 1875 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 54.3,4 He was buried in Gibson Cemetery, Decatur Co., GA.11 His estate was probated on 5 Apr 1875 in Decatur Co., GA.10

Children of Samuel G. W. McNair and Elizabeth Ann Butler

Citations

  1. [S43] Census Records for Samuel GW McNair.
  2. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  3. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  4. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  5. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, 1864 Census for Re-organizing the Georgia Militia (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c2000). Hereinafter cited as Georgia Militia.
  6. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), A169, p. 238. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  7. [S168] Marilee Gerrell Butler, Book of Butlers Jacob Butler of Sampson Co NC & Decatur Co (POBox 105, Calvary GA 31729: Marilee Gerrell Butler, 1985), p. 134. Hereinafter cited as Book of Butlers Jacob Butler.
  8. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, Georgia Militia, Age 47 yrs.
  9. [S497] US1870.
  10. [S1610] "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 11 May 2014), Citing Decatur County State of Georgia Court of Ordinary Wills Book B 1873-1913, Will of Samuel G. W. McNair, pp. 49-51.
  11. [S1185] Cemetery Marker in Gibson Cemetery (aka Butler), Decatur Co., GA (McNair Butler Rd near Kemp Rd (30.76242 -84.38098)).
  12. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 4-10182.

Caroline Harriet McNair

F, #181, b. circa 1810, d. after 1880
Relationship
Great-grandaunt of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Caroline Harriet McNair was born circa 1810 in GA. She was the daughter of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin.

Caroline Harriet McNair married David A. Lang on 15 Nov 1830 in Decatur Co., GA.1 Caroline Harriet McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of David A. Lang. Caroline Harriet McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of David A. Lang. Caroline Harriet McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL. She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL.

Caroline Harriet McNair died after 1880.

Citations

  1. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), AA92, p. 120. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.

Nancy Patterson1

F, #182, b. 18 Oct 1816, d. 29 Jan 1905
     Nancy Patterson was born on 18 Oct 1816 in GA.2 She was the daughter of William Patterson and Ruth Clements.

Nancy Patterson married Robert M. McNair, son of Daniel Gilbert McNair and Ann Martin, on 23 Dec 1835 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4 Alternatively, Nancy Patterson married Robert M. McNair on 13 Dec 1835 in Decatur Co., GA.5 Nancy Patterson was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Robert M. McNair.6 Nancy Patterson was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Robert M. McNair. Nancy Patterson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Robert Patterson McNair, Joseph W. McNair, Thomas Martin McNair, Mary Catherine McNair, Sarah Elizabeth McNair and Permelia Ruth McNair. Nancy Patterson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Robert Patterson McNair and Mary Catherine McNair. Nancy Patterson was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Robert Patterson McNair.

Nancy Patterson died on 29 Jan 1905 at age 88.2 She was buried in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.7

Children of Nancy Patterson and Robert M. McNair

Citations

  1. [S38] Census Records for Nancy Patterson.
  2. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  3. [S99] Marriage Certificate of RM McNair and MA Patterson: AA112, unknown repository. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Cert. of RM McNair and MA Patterson.
  4. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), p. 237. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  5. [S353] "Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944," Database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 Apr 2006), Citing information originating on courthouse marriage licenses in various Georgia counties.
  6. [S414] US1850.
  7. [S46] Cemetery Marker in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA (located 2 miles south of Climax, Decatur Co., GA); read by this compiler, 1992, Preparer has pictures taken in cemetery.