Laurence Covington Bickett1

M, #3694, b. 10 Sep 1874, d. 13 May 1936
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     Laurence Covington Bickett was born on 10 Sep 1874 in NC.1,2,3 He was the son of Thomas Winchester Bickett and Mary A. Covington. Laurence Covington Bickett was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe, Union Co., NC in the household of Thomas Winchester Bickett.2

In the probate of Mary A. Covington's estate, dated 15 Apr 1901 in Union Co., NC, Laurence Covington Bickett, her son, was named as an heir.4

Laurence Covington Bickett married Mary Lou Fortson before 1918.1

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. Laurence Covington Bickett filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Newton, Catawba Co., NC. He was short, of stout build, with brown eyes and gray hair. He was living in Newton. Gordon Wilfory signed as Registrar. Mary L. Bickett was listed as his nearest relative.5 Laurence was a wholesale grocery owner in Newton, Catawba Co., NC.1

Laurence Covington Bickett died on 13 May 1936 in Mecklenburg Co., NC, at age 61; the informant of the death was Anna Ashcraft.6,7 Laurence Covington Bickett was buried on 14 May 1936 in Suncrest Cemetery, Monroe, Union Co., NC.8

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S1356] Ancestry.com, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976 (Original data: North Carolina State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics), Certificate No. 561, No. 138. Has birth month as Aug.
  4. [S1618] "North Carolina, Estate Files, 1663-1979," Index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 19 Apr 2014), citing Division of Archives and History. State Archives, Raleigh, Union Co. This was a petition to divide land among the heirs.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Serial Number 185.
  6. [S1356] Ancestry.com, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, Certificate No. 561, No. 138.
  7. [S851] Ancestry.com, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-2004, Original data: NC Archives and Records, NC County Records, 1908-1967, NC State Archives, Raleigh, NC, Record reads: 230 Bickett Lawrence C 61 W 137 1877 138 5 13 60 36. Hereinafter cited as NC Death Collection, 1908-2004.
  8. [S1110] Cemetery Marker in Suncrest/Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Union Co., NC (Bickett St and Cemetery St (34.97560 -80.55170)).

Mary A. Briggs

F, #3695, b. circa 1864
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Mary A. Briggs was born circa 1864 in TX.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Lawrence Briggs and Mary Lacon Quigg. Mary A. Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX in the household of Jacob Lawrence Briggs.1 Mary A. Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX in the household of Mary Lacon Quigg.2

Mary A. Briggs married Walter L. Fisk on 28 Apr 1884 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX.3

Child of Mary A. Briggs and Walter L. Fisk

Citations

  1. [S497] US1870.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S1433] RootsWeb, Galveston Co., TX GenWeb - Marriages (http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com), Book H, page 289.

Katherine Briggs

F, #3696, b. 18 Sep 1865, d. 10 Sep 1937
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Katherine Briggs was born on 18 Sep 1865 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Lawrence Briggs and Mary Lacon Quigg. Katherine Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX in the household of Jacob Lawrence Briggs.2 Katherine Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX in the household of Mary Lacon Quigg.3

Katherine Briggs married Howard L. Mather on 9 May 1887 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX.4,5 Katherine Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Portland, Multnomah Co., OR in the household of Howard L. Mather.5 Katherine Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Portland, Multnomah Co., OR in the household of Howard L. Mather.6 Katherine Briggs was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Portland, Multnomah Co., OR.7

Katherine applied for a passport 15 Mar 1924, while residing in Portland, Multnomah Co., OR. She was leaving from New York on 19 Apr 1924, on the S. S. Ansonia, to travel to England, France, Italy, Spain, and Portugal.1 She was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Portland, Multnomah Co., OR in the household of Frances Briggs (her sister.)8

Katherine Briggs died on 10 Sep 1937 in Portland, Multnomah Co., OR, at age 71.9 Her funeral was held at 10 am at Trinity Chapel on 13 Sep 1937.9 She was buried in Riverview Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR.9,10

Citations

  1. [S842] Passport Application, National Archives Microfilm Publication M1490; Record Group 59; U. S. Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 32, 1925 (Washington, DC: National Archives), Documents Online: www.ancestry.com; U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925, Roll #2448, Application #381454.
  2. [S497] US1870.
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [S1433] RootsWeb, Galveston Co., TX GenWeb - Marriages (http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com), Book I, page 317.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S681] US1920.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S1429] Obituary of Katherine Briggs, The Morning Oregonian, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR, 13 Sep 1937, page 11. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Katherine Briggs.
  10. [S1430] Cemetery Marker in Riverview Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR (8421 SW Macadam Ave (45.46218 -122.67351)).

Lilly Briggs

F, #3697, b. circa 1869
     Lilly Briggs was born circa 1869 in TX.1 She was the daughter of George Dempster Briggs and Olive Branch. Lilly Briggs was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX in the household of George Dempster Briggs.1

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

Georgia Reynolds

F, #3698, b. circa 1862
     Georgia Reynolds was born circa 1862 in GA.1 She was the daughter of George W. Reynolds and Elizabeth A. Johnson. Georgia Reynolds was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester. Georgia Reynolds was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester. Georgia Reynolds was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester.

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

Ora Chester

F, #3699, b. circa 1867
     Ora Chester was born circa 1867 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Franklin J. Chester and Elizabeth A. Johnson. Ora Chester was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester. Ora Chester was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester. Ora Chester was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester.

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

Marry Chester

F, #3700, b. circa 1873
     Marry Chester was born circa 1873 in FL.1 She was the daughter of Franklin J. Chester and Elizabeth A. Johnson. Marry Chester was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester. Marry Chester was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Franklin J. Chester.

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

Margaret Josephine Cook

F, #3701, b. 18 Jan 1875, d. 26 Apr 1939
Relationship
3rd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Margaret Josephine Cook was born on 18 Jan 1875 in Cumberland Co., NC.1,2 She was the daughter of Josiah Cook and Margaret McPhail. Margaret Josephine Cook was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Josiah Cook. Margaret Josephine Cook was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Flea Hill, Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Josiah Cook.3

In the will of Josiah Cook, dated 27 May 1912 in Cumberland Co., NC, Margaret Josephine Cook, his daughter, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.4

In the codicil of the will of Josiah Cook, dated 1 Jul 1919 in Cumberland Co., NC, Margaret Josephine Cook, his daughter, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.4

Margaret Josephine Cook married Caleb H. Rigdon between 1923 and 1930.5,6

Margaret Josephine Cook died on 26 Apr 1939 in Eastover, Cumberland Co., NC, at age 64.1 She was buried on 28 Apr 1939 in Old Bluff Church Cemetery, Godwin, Cumberland Co., NC.7

Citations

  1. [S1356] Ancestry.com, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976 (Original data: North Carolina State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics), Certificate No. 13, printed no. 10.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S1852] "North Carolina, Probate Records, 1735-1970," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 12 Mar 2016), Citing county courthouses, North Carolina.
  5. [S1852] "North Carolina, Probate Records, 1735-1970," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch, probate of her father, Josiah Cook, 30 Jul 1923.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1855] Cemetery Marker in Old Bluff Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Godwin, Cumberland Co., NC (Old Bluff Rd (SR1709) (35.18377 -78.72529)).

Leona D. Geddie

F, #3702, b. circa 1865
Relationship
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Leona D. Geddie was born circa 1865 in NC.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Geddie and Elizabeth McPhail. Leona D. Geddie was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Flea Hill, Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Daniel Geddie.2 Leona D. Geddie was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of Daniel Geddie.

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.
  2. [S497] US1870.

Thadeous Geddie

M, #3703, b. 1 Sep 1849, d. 21 Aug 1908
Relationship
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Thadeous Geddie was born on 1 Sep 1849 in NC.1,2 He was the son of John (Jack) Geddie and Janet (Jane) Gainey. Thadeous Geddie was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of John (Jack) Geddie. Thadeous Geddie was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Cumberland Co., NC in the household of John (Jack) Geddie.

Thadeous Geddie died on 21 Aug 1908 at age 58.1

Citations

  1. [S130] Jack Geddie, The Families Geddie and McPhail (Fort Worth, TX: Geddie, Henry L., 1959), p. 68. Hereinafter cited as The Families Geddie and McPhail.
  2. [S496] US1880.