Rhoda Doster1

F, #3870
     Rhoda Doster married Titus Laney, son of George Laney Sr. and Mary Lynn Welsh.

Citations

  1. [S2] Guy B. Funderburk, Laney: Lineage and Legacy (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1974). Hereinafter cited as Laney: Lineage and Legacy.

? Leggett1

F, #3871, b. between 1775 and 1784
     ? Leggett was born between 1775 and 1784.2,3,4

? Leggett married George Laney Jr., son of George Laney Sr. and Mary Lynn Welsh.

Citations

  1. [S2] Guy B. Funderburk, Laney: Lineage and Legacy (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1974). Hereinafter cited as Laney: Lineage and Legacy.
  2. [S627] US1800.
  3. [S811] US1810.
  4. [S595] US1820.

Osie L Mattox1

M, #3872, b. circa 1870
     Osie L Mattox was born circa 1870 in GA.1 He was the son of John Mattox and E. Born. Osie L Mattox was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Clarke Co., GA in the household of John B. Mattox.

Citations

  1. [S663] US1910.

Joseph R. Carr

M, #3874, b. 22 Nov 1894, d. 28 Apr 1962
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Joseph R. Carr was born on 22 Nov 1894 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of William Walter Carr and Martha E. Rawls. Joseph R. Carr was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of William Walter Carr.3 Joseph R. Carr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Martha E. Rawls. Joseph R. Carr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of William Alexander Carr Jr.4

Joseph R. Carr began military service on 25 Nov 1916 in Fort Logan, Denver, Denver Co., CO, for service in WWI. He was a resident of Cairo, GA. He became a sergeant in the Mine Planting Service.1 His military service ended on 9 Jul 1920 when his unit was abolished (RAR-Regular Army Reserve.)1

Joseph R. Carr married Merlice Erin Nichols on 22 Dec 1941 in Montgomery, Montgomery Co., AL.5

Joseph R. Carr died on 28 Apr 1962 in Wetumpka, Elmore Co., AL, at age 67.6,2,7 A military headstone was placed on Joseph R. Carr's grave site in Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Montgomery Co., AL, requested by Merlice Erin Nichols, his wife.2 Joseph R. Carr was buried in Montgomery, Montgomery Co., AL.7

Citations

  1. [S1561] "Georgia, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919", Original data: Georgia Adjutant General’s Office. World War I Statements of Service Cards. Georgia State Archives, Morrow, Georgia; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as "Georgia, WWI Service Cards."
  2. [S2019] "U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963," Index and images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 16 Oct 2018), Citing Applications for Headstones for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925-1941. Microfilm publication M1916, 134 rolls. ARC ID: 596118. Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, Record Group 92. National Archives at Washington, D.C, Service No. 829 605.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S1174] "Alabama, County Marriages, 1809-1950," Index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 15 Feb 2014), Citing marriage records from County Judge of Probate, p. 195 and film no. 1888093.
  6. [S1481] Ancestry.com, Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974 (Original Data: FamilySearch Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records), FHL Film Number1908971.
  7. [S1208] Cemetery Marker in Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Montgomery Co., AL (909 Lincoln Rd (32.37110 -86.26170)).

James G. Carr

M, #3875, b. 18 Mar 1898, d. 19 Feb 1954
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     James G. Carr was born on 18 Mar 1898 in GA.1,2,3 He was the son of William Walter Carr and Martha E. Rawls. James G. Carr was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of William Walter Carr.2 James G. Carr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Martha E. Rawls.

James G. Carr married Alice E. Butler on 3 Dec 1916 in Grady Co., GA.4,5,6

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. James G. Carr filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with gray eyes and light hair. He was farming for himself and living in Calvary. Alice E. Butler was listed as his nearest relative.7 James G. Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Alice E. Butler.6 James G. Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Gainesville, Alachua Co., FL with others in the household: Alice E. Butler.8 James G. Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Alachua Co., FL with others in the household: Alice E. Butler.9 James G. Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Gainesville, Alachua Co., FL with others in the household: Alice E. Butler.10

James G. Carr died on 19 Feb 1954 in Alachua Co., FL, at age 55.5,11,12 He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Gainesville, Alachua Co., FL.12

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S789] Contributed by James Rollins, Grady Co., Georgia Marriage Records (https://sites.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/vitals/marriages.html), Book A, page 399.
  5. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A264.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S920] FL1935.
  10. [S1399] US1940.
  11. [S361] Death Registration from original data: State of Florida. Florida Death Index,1877-1998, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.
  12. [S1042] Cemetery Marker in Evergreen Cemetery, Gainesville, Alachua Co., FL.

Council Herring Maxwell

M, #3880, b. 13 Oct 1876, d. 5 Oct 1966
Relationship
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Council Herring Maxwell was born on 13 Oct 1876 in GA.1,2 He was the son of James Wesley Maxwell and Ann Elizabeth Herring. Council Herring Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of James Wesley Maxwell.

Council Herring Maxwell married Catherine M. McIntosh on 27 Nov 1901 in Leon Co., FL.3,4 Council Herring Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Catherine M. McIntosh.5

C. H. Maxwell witnessed the registration of Robert Lee Burns for the WWI draft, 5 Jun 1917.6 C. H. Maxwell also witnessed the registration of Arthur Moody Beckwith, 5 Jun 1917.7 And George Edward Langley, 5 Jun 1917.8 And Joseph Oscar Herring, 5 Jun 1917.9 And Byron Ozroe McNair, 5 Jun 1917.10

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. Council Herring Maxwell filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with dark eyes and dark hair. He was living in Calvary. He listed Mrs. C. M. Maxwell as his nearest relative (his wife, Catherine). Geo. G. Thomas signed as Registrar.11 Council was a physician in Calvary, Grady Co., GA.1

In 1919, C. H. Maxwell was the informant of the death of his mother, Ann Elizabeth Herring.12,13,14 Council Herring Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Catherine M. McIntosh.15

In 1924, C. H. Maxwell was the informant of the death of his uncle, Joseph Herring.16,17,18 Council Herring Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Catherine M. McIntosh.19 Council Herring Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA with others in the household: Catherine M. McIntosh.20

Council Herring Maxwell died on 5 Oct 1966 at age 89.21,22 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.23,24

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S1034] Family Search, Florida Marriages 1837-1974 (Original data: Church records and civil registration were official sources), Marriage licenses, 1830-1932. Leon County (Florida) County Judge, Certificate No. 480.
  4. [S335] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Leon Co., FL (Leon County Clerk of Courts, Tallahassee), Book W1, Page 191.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 3.
  7. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 69.
  8. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 49.
  9. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 80.
  10. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 25.
  11. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A1561.
  12. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Certificate 13407. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  13. [S788] The Cairo Messenger, Cairo, Grady Co., GA, Obituary of Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Maxwell, on September 26, 1919. Hereinafter cited as The Cairo Messenger.
  14. [S167] John C. Rosser Jr., Coharie to Cape Fear The Descendants of John Williams and Katharine Galbreth of Sampson and Cumberland Counties in North Carolina, 1740-1990 (Godwin, NC (Rt. 1, Box 290, 28344): JC Rosser, [1990]), p. 619. Hereinafter cited as Coharie to Cape Fear.
  15. [S681] US1920.
  16. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 15196.
  17. [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. 204. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  18. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 118. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  19. [S679] US1930.
  20. [S1399] US1940.
  21. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia, p. 291.
  22. [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. 31209. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  23. [S27] Cemetery Marker in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located at D19 LL374, west of Calvary. Take GA Hwy 111 S into Calvary. At caution light, turn right onto 1st Avenue. At 0.1 mile, turn right onto Old 179. At 0.1 mile, turn left onto Swamp Creek Road. At 0.3 mile, turn left onto Piedmont Road. Travel 0.4 mile. Cemetery is on right.); read by this compiler, 1992.
  24. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia, p. 291, Caduseus emblem.

Walter Hugh Maxwell1

M, #3881, b. 31 Oct 1878, d. 3 Jul 1935
Relationship
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Walter Hugh Maxwell was born on 31 Oct 1878 in GA.1,2 He was the son of James Wesley Maxwell and Ann Elizabeth Herring. Walter Hugh Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of James Wesley Maxwell (Is this the son listed as John, aged 1 year? Walter would have been 1 during the census.) Walter Hugh Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of James Wesley Maxwell.

Walter Hugh Maxwell married Hattie Smith on 10 Feb 1904 in Decatur Co., GA.3,1 Walter Hugh Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Hattie Smith.4

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. Walter Hugh Maxwell filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL. He was of medium height, of medium build, with brown eyes and dark hair. He was living in Gretna. F. T. Morgan signed as Registrar. Hattie Smith was listed as his nearest relative.5 Walter was a farmer in Gretna, Gadsden Co., FL.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Hattie Smith.6 Walter Hugh Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Gretna, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Hattie Smith.7

Walter Hugh Maxwell died on 3 Jul 1935 at age 56.8 He was buried in Attapulgus Methodist Church Cemetery, Attapulgus, Decatur Co., GA.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. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S1575] "Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978," Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 21 Dec 2013), Citing County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia, Book D, 1895-1905, page 580.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number 1935.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).

Mattie Higdon

F, #3884, b. Jul 1884, d. 18 Oct 1907
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Mattie Higdon was born in Jul 1884 in GA.1 She was the daughter of James Jackson Higdon and Sarah M. Parrot. Mattie Higdon was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Sarah M. Parrot.1

Mattie Higdon married James Marvin Herring, son of Patrick Henry Herring and Margaret A. Maxwell, on 11 Oct 1905 in Decatur Co., GA.2,3

Mattie Higdon died on 18 Oct 1907 at age 23.4 She was buried in Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.4

Child of Mattie Higdon and James Marvin Herring

Citations

  1. [S555] US1900.
  2. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb (http://files.usgwarchives.net/ga/decatur/vitals/marriages/…), certificate # D - 719.
  3. [S316] William Hardin, A History of Savannah and South Georgia (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Co., 1913), Volume II. Hereinafter cited as A History of Savannah and South Georgia.
  4. [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), page 74. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.

Daniel H Tucker

M, #3885, b. circa 1803
     Daniel H Tucker was born circa 1803 in GA.1

Daniel H Tucker married Martha <...> circa 1825.1 Daniel H Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA with others in the household: Martha <...>, William Walter Carr and Caroline Tucker. Daniel H Tucker was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Baldwin Co., GA with others in the household: Martha <...>.

Child of Daniel H Tucker and Martha <...>

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Martha <...>

F, #3886, b. circa 1806
     Martha <...> was born circa 1806 in GA.1

Martha <...> married Daniel H Tucker circa 1825.1 Martha <...> was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA in the household of Daniel H Tucker. Martha <...> was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Baldwin Co., GA in the household of Daniel H Tucker.

Child of Martha <...> and Daniel H Tucker

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.