Maggie Isabel Harrison

F, #2513, b. 6 Nov 1901, d. 8 May 1993
     Maggie Isabel Harrison was born on 6 Nov 1901.1 She was the daughter of James Samuel Harrison and Permelia Elizabeth Maxwell. Maggie Isabel Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of James Samuel Harrison.2 Maggie Isabel Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA in the household of James Samuel Harrison.3

Maggie Isabel Harrison married Arthur Anderson Chason, son of Charles Wiley Chason and Sarah Anne Sutton, in 1921.4 Maggie Isabel Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Arthur Anderson Chason.5 Maggie Isabel Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Arthur Anderson Chason.6

Maggie Isabel Harrison died on 8 May 1993 in Grady Co., GA, at age 91.7

Child of Maggie Isabel Harrison and Arthur Anderson Chason

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 243. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 37. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [S767] Death Registration from original data: State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-98. Georgia: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records (1998), Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, Certificate No. 21531. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

Jesse Newton Maxwell1

M, #2514, b. Jan 1840, d. 9 Oct 1919
     Jesse Newton Maxwell was born in Jan 1840 in GA.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Maxwell and Eliza Bryant.

Jesse Newton Maxwell began military service on 11 May 1861 in Decatur Co., GA, in the CSA, in Co. H, 5th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, "Hardee Rifles"; later transferred to Co. A, 2nd Battalion Sharpshooters.4,5 His military service ended on 10 May 1865 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, with his company's surrender.4,6

Jesse Newton Maxwell married first Nancy Delilah Williams on 13 Dec 1866 in Decatur Co., GA.7,1

Jesse's second marriage was to Regina Maxwell on 6 Sep 1888 in Decatur Co., GA.8 Jesse Newton Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Regina Maxwell.9 Jesse Newton Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Regina Maxwell.10

Jesse Newton Maxwell died on 9 Oct 1919 in Grady Co., GA, at age 79.4,2,11,12 He was buried on 9 Oct 1919 in Maxwell (Jesse Newton) Cemetery, Reno, Grady Co., GA.3,2,13

Child of Jesse Newton Maxwell and Nancy Delilah Williams

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 243. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [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. 243. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  4. [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.
  5. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/military),
    Co. H, 5th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, Army of Tennessee, Hardee Rifles
    11 May 1861     Private
    31 Jan 1862     Elected 2d Lieutenant
    18 Apr 1862     Transferred to Co. A, 2d Battn. Ga. Sharpshooters
    31 Dec 1862     Wounded at Murfreesboro, Tenn.
    01 Jun 1864     Appointed 5th Sergeant; 1st Sergeant
    02 Aug 1864     Wounded near Atlanta, Ga.
    10 May 1865     Surrendered at Tallahassee, Fla.
  6. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb.
  7. [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), Book A, Page 506.
  8. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb, Book B, Page 594.
  9. [S555] US1900.
  10. [S663] US1910.
  11. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 13404.
  12. [S861] Obituary of Jesse Newton Maxwell, Cairo Messenger, Cairo, GA, October 10, 1919, Jesse was in his 81st year. He had been a member of the Primitive Baptist church since his youth. He was twice married, his second wife, Mrs. Regina Maxwell, survives him. He was the father of 12 children, four boys and eight girls. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Jesse Newton Maxwell.
  13. [S862] Cemetery Marker in Maxwell (Jesse Newton) Cemetery, Reno, Grady Co., GA (travel 8.9 mi. south of Cairo on SR111, turn right on Hammett Rd. and go .6 mi. Cemetery is on left side of road in a field).

Nancy Delilah Williams1

F, #2515, b. 1 Jan 1846, d. 9 May 1888
     Nancy Delilah Williams was born on 1 Jan 1846.2

Nancy Delilah Williams married Jesse Newton Maxwell, son of Thomas Maxwell and Eliza Bryant, on 13 Dec 1866 in Decatur Co., GA.3,1

Nancy Delilah Williams died on 9 May 1888 at age 42.2 She was buried in Maxwell (Jesse Newton) Cemetery, Reno, Grady Co., GA.2,4

Child of Nancy Delilah Williams and Jesse Newton Maxwell

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 243. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [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. 243. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [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), Book A, Page 506.
  4. [S862] Cemetery Marker in Maxwell (Jesse Newton) Cemetery, Reno, Grady Co., GA (travel 8.9 mi. south of Cairo on SR111, turn right on Hammett Rd. and go .6 mi. Cemetery is on left side of road in a field).

Charles Wiley Chason1

M, #2516, b. 27 Jan 1870, d. 26 Feb 1957
     Charles Wiley Chason was born on 27 Jan 1870 in GA.1,2

Charles Wiley Chason married Sarah Anne Sutton, daughter of Grier M. Sutton and Sarah J. Maxwell, on 20 Nov 1894 in Decatur Co., GA.3,2 Charles Wiley Chason was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Ethel Chason, Roy Chason, Sarah Anne Sutton, Arthur Anderson Chason and Sarah J. Maxwell.4

Charles Wiley Chason was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Sarah Anne Sutton, Arthur Anderson Chason, Ethel Chason, Roy Chason and Sarah J. Maxwell,2 of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Sarah Anne Sutton, Ethel Chason, Roy Chason and Sarah J. Maxwell (his wife, children, and mother-in-law),5 and of 1930 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Sarah Anne Sutton.6 Charles Wiley Chason was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA in the household of unresearched people with others in the household: Sarah Anne Sutton.7

Charles Wiley Chason died on 26 Feb 1957 at age 87.1 He was buried in Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.1

Children of Charles Wiley Chason and Sarah Anne Sutton

Citations

  1. [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. 38. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1894 - 1905, page 15.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.

Sarah Anne Sutton

F, #2517, b. 10 Nov 1873, d. 20 Dec 1947
     Sarah Anne Sutton was born on 10 Nov 1873 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Grier M. Sutton and Sarah J. Maxwell.

Sarah Anne Sutton married Charles Wiley Chason on 20 Nov 1894 in Decatur Co., GA.2,3 Sarah Anne Sutton was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Charles Wiley Chason.4

Sarah Anne Sutton was enumerated in the censuses of 1910,3 of 1920,5 and of 1930, in Grady Co., GA in the household of Charles Wiley Chason (her husband.)6 Sarah Anne Sutton was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA in the household of Charles Wiley Chason.7

Sarah Anne Sutton died on 20 Dec 1947 at age 74.1 She was buried in Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.1

Children of Sarah Anne Sutton and Charles Wiley Chason

Citations

  1. [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. 38. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1894 - 1905, page 15.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.

Arthur Anderson Chason

M, #2518, b. 28 Dec 1895, d. 20 Dec 1970
     Arthur Anderson Chason was born on 28 Dec 1895 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Charles Wiley Chason and Sarah Anne Sutton. Arthur Anderson Chason was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Charles Wiley Chason.3 Arthur Anderson Chason was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Charles Wiley Chason.4

Arthur Anderson Chason married Maggie Isabel Harrison, daughter of James Samuel Harrison and Permelia Elizabeth Maxwell, in 1921.2 Arthur Anderson Chason was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Maggie Isabel Harrison and Doris Chason.5 Arthur Anderson Chason was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Maggie Isabel Harrison and Doris Chason.6

Arthur Anderson Chason died on 20 Dec 1970 at age 74.1,2 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.1

Child of Arthur Anderson Chason and Maggie Isabel Harrison

Citations

  1. [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. 291. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 37. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.

Doris Chason

F, #2520, b. 7 Feb 1923, d. 4 Dec 1970
     Doris Chason was born on 7 Feb 1923 in Grady Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Arthur Anderson Chason and Maggie Isabel Harrison. Doris Chason was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Arthur Anderson Chason.3 Doris Chason was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Arthur Anderson Chason.4

Doris Chason died on 4 Dec 1970 at age 47.5,1,2 She was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.5

Citations

  1. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 37. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 292. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [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. 291. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.

Lois Annie Harrison

F, #2524, b. Jun 1895, d. 1925
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Lois Annie Harrison was born in Jun 1895 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Benjamin Oscar Harrison and Lela Ellen McNair. Lois Annie Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison.

Lois Annie Harrison sewed a square for the quilt which was presented to her cousin, Rosa Lee Overstreet for her 1903 wedding. The quilt is still in the possession of a family member. Lois Annie Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison.

Lois Annie Harrison married Claude Miller.1

Lois Annie Harrison died in 1925 in FL.1,2 She was buried in McNair Family Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.3,2

Citations

  1. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 185. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  2. [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. 246. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [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.

Nancy Elma Harrison1

F, #2525, b. 15 Jun 1897, d. 5 Apr 2000
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Nancy Elma Harrison was born on 15 Jun 1897 in Decatur Co., GA.2 She was the daughter of Benjamin Oscar Harrison and Lela Ellen McNair. Nancy Elma Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison. Nancy Elma Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison.

Nancy Elma Harrison married Emory Lee Moore, son of Orren Moore and Mary Florence Maxwell, on 15 Apr 1917 in Decatur Co., GA.2 Nancy Elma Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Emory Lee Moore.3 Nancy Elma Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Emory Lee Moore.4 Nancy Elma Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Emory Lee Moore.5

Nancy Elma Harrison was living in Decatur Co., GA, on 15 Apr 1987.6

Nancy Elma Harrison died on 5 Apr 2000 at age 102 while residing in Whigham, Grady Co., GA.7 She was buried in Butler Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.8,1

Citations

  1. [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. 31. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 185. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage, p. 185. Celebrated 70th wedding anniversary.
  7. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  8. [S51] Cemetery Marker in Butler Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (just within Decatur Co. line, s. of Climax to first dirt rd. Pass S. Antioch Church, left for 1 mi. or take first left hand rd just across Double Branch. Cem. in pasture on left. In Nov., 1992, preparer was unable to find this cemetery).

Robert Leo Harrison

M, #2526, b. 22 Sep 1899, d. 22 Mar 1990
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Robert Leo Harrison was born on 22 Sep 1899 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of Benjamin Oscar Harrison and Lela Ellen McNair. Robert Leo Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison. Robert Leo Harrison was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison.

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. Robert Leo Harrison filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was short, of stout build, with gray eyes and light hair. He was living on Route 4 in Whigham. J. H. Edge signed as Registrar. Lela Ellen McNair was listed as his nearest relative. Benjamin Oscar Harrison was listed as his employer.3 Robert was a farmer in Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Benjamin Oscar Harrison.

Robert Leo Harrison married Eva Dare Moore, daughter of Orren Moore and Mary Florence Maxwell, on 11 Jan 1922 in Grady Co., GA.2 Robert Leo Harrison was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Eva Dare Moore.4 Robert Leo Harrison was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Eva Dare Moore.5

Robert Leo Harrison was living in Decatur Co., GA, in 1989.2

Robert Leo Harrison died on 22 Mar 1990 at age 90.6 He was buried in Tired Creek Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.7,6

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 186. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A327.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [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. 378. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  7. [S1267] Cemetery Marker in Tired Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Grady Co., GA (Tired Creek Rd at Strickland Rd (30.81670 -84.27560)).