Hazel Burns

F, #4678, b. 27 Mar 1906, d. 9 Dec 1987
     Hazel Burns was born on 27 Mar 1906 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Burns and Rosa Lee Overstreet. Hazel Burns was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.2 Hazel Burns was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.3 Hazel Burns was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA in the household of unresearched people (her in-laws.)4

Hazel Burns married "Oakie" Donald Parsons.

Hazel Burns died on 9 Dec 1987 in Grady Co., GA, at age 81.5,1 She was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S1268] Cemetery Marker in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (US84 & Ward St (30.88190 -84.31580)).
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S657] US1830.
  5. [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. 047372. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

Hilda Burns

F, #4679, b. 5 Nov 1907, d. 8 Jun 1974
     Hilda Burns was born on 5 Nov 1907 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Burns and Rosa Lee Overstreet. Hilda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.2 Hilda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.3 Hilda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA in the household of unresearched people.4

Hilda Burns married Marvin Lee Saunders on 14 Feb 1937 in Decatur Co., GA. Hilda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Port St. Joe, Gulf Co., FL in the household of Marvin Lee Saunders.5

Hilda Burns died on 8 Jun 1974 in Duval Co., FL, at age 66.1

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1399] US1940.

Herbert Jerome Burns

M, #4680, b. 18 May 1910, d. 15 Jan 1995
     Herbert Jerome Burns was born on 18 May 1910 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Jefferson Burns and Rosa Lee Overstreet. Herbert Jerome Burns was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.2 Herbert Jerome Burns was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.3

Herbert Jerome Burns began military service on 19 Jun 1941 in Camp Blanding, Starke, Clay Co., FL, as a tractor or truck driver in WW II.4

Herbert Jerome Burns married Margaret Anne Suiter in 1945 in Ayer, Middlesex Co., MA.5

Herbert Jerome Burns died on 15 Jan 1995 in Duval Co., FL, at age 84.1 He was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.6

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S681] US1920.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S878] "World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946", Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the NARA, Record Group 64; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Army Enlistment Records."
  5. [S1691] "Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1901-1955 and 1966-1970," Index, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : accessed 11 May 2015), Citing Department of Public Health, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics. Massachusetts Vital Records Index to Marriages [1916–1970]. Volumes 76–166, 192– 207. Facsimile edition. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, Vol. 4, p. 187, index vol. 128.
  6. [S1268] Cemetery Marker in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (US84 & Ward St (30.88190 -84.31580)).

Halcia Virginia Burns

F, #4681, b. 2 Jun 1915, d. 27 Jan 1949
     Halcia Virginia Burns was born on 2 Jun 1915 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Burns and Rosa Lee Overstreet. Halcia Virginia Burns was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.2 Halcia Virginia Burns was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns.3 Halcia Virginia Burns was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA in the household of unresearched people (she was lodging with a Hill family.)4

Halcia Virginia Burns died on 27 Jan 1949 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 33.5 She was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S1268] Cemetery Marker in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (US84 & Ward St (30.88190 -84.31580)).
  2. [S681] US1920.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [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. 573. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

Hortense Burns

F, #4682, b. 19 May 1918, d. 1 May 1999
     Hortense Burns was born on 19 May 1918 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Burns and Rosa Lee Overstreet.

Hortense Burns was enumerated in the censuses of 1920,2 and of 1930, in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Thomas Jefferson Burns (her father.)3 Hortense Burns was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA in the household of Rosa Lee Overstreet (her mother.)4

Hortense Burns married Thomas H. Knight on 29 Nov 1940 in Decatur Co., GA.5

Hortense Burns died on 1 May 1999 at age 80.6

Citations

  1. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  2. [S681] US1920.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [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), Bk K Page 104.
  6. [S766] Social Security Death Index, Last residence: Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL.

Sarah L. Butterworth

F, #4683, b. circa 1903
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Sarah L. Butterworth was born circa 1903 in NY.1 She was the daughter of Louis Melton Butterworth and Eva Leora May Quigg. Sarah L. Butterworth was enumerated in the census of 1905 in Oswego, Oswego Co., NY in the household of Louis Melton Butterworth.2 Sarah L. Butterworth was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Oswego, Oswego Co., NY in the household of Louis Melton Butterworth.1 Sarah L. Butterworth was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Oswego, Oswego Co., NY in the household of Louis Melton Butterworth.3

Citations

  1. [S663] US1910.
  2. [S1068] NY1905.
  3. [S681] US1920.

Addie Green Cook1

F, #4684, b. 29 May 1871, d. 21 Jul 1954
     Addie Green Cook was born on 29 May 1871 in GA.2,3 She was the daughter of Samuel Austin Cook and Anna Maria Green. Addie Green Cook was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Scottsboro, Baldwin Co., GA in the household of Samuel Austin Cook.4

Addie Green Cook married William Lee Proctor Sr., son of Daniel G. Proctor and Martha Ann Sutton, on 22 Dec 1896 in Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA.5,3 Addie Green Cook was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr. Addie Green Cook was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr. Addie Green Cook was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr. Addie Green Cook was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA in the household of Ella Jane Proctor (her sister-in-law.)6 Addie Green Cook was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Hardwick, Baldwin Co., GA.7

Addie Green Cook died on 21 Jul 1954 at age 83.2 She was buried in Milledgeville City Cemetery, Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA.8,2

Children of Addie Green Cook and William Lee Proctor Sr.

Citations

  1. [S937] The Macon Telegraph, Macon, GA. Hereinafter cited as The Macon Telegraph.
  2. [S1227] Cemetery Marker in Milledgeville City Cemetery, Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA (W Franklin St & S Clark St (33.07470 -83.22970) (also known as Memory Hill Cemetery)).
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S937] The Macon Telegraph, p. 5.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [S661] Virginia Corley Lloyd, "Proctor, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Virginia Lloyd. Hereinafter cited as "Proctor, William, Family History Papers."

Samuel Cook Proctor

M, #4685, b. 27 Sep 1897, d. 21 May 1936
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
Charts
Proctor Descendants
     Samuel Cook Proctor was born on 27 Sep 1897 in GA.1,2 Alternatively, Samuel Cook Proctor was born on 2 Jun 1896 in Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA.3,4 He was the son of William Lee Proctor Sr. and Addie Green Cook.

His tombstone and his 1900 census record (Sep 1897, age 2) agree with the Sep 1897 date. His WWI Draft Registration (which he supposedly filled out himself) and his WWI Service Record Card agree on the Jun 1896 date. Samuel Cook Proctor was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr. Samuel Cook Proctor was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr.

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Samuel Cook Proctor filled out a draft card on 31 May 1917 in Fulton Co., GA. He was tall, of slender build, with grey eyes and brown hair. He was a salesman for Merrett Howe Co. in Macon. He had spent 1 year at West Point.5

Samuel Cook Proctor began military service on 15 Aug 1917 serving in WWI, in 319 Field Artillery & Headquarters 82 Division. He served overseas from 18 May 1918 to 7 Jul 1919. Among his engagements were St. Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne.4 His military service ended on 13 Aug 1919 with an honorable discharge. He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr.

Samuel Cook Proctor married Rose N. Nottingham circa 1928.6,7 Samuel Cook Proctor was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Fulton Co., GA with others in the household: Rose N. Nottingham.7

Samuel Cook Proctor died on 21 May 1936 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, at age 38.8,1 He was buried on 22 May 1936 in Milledgeville City Cemetery, Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA.9,1 A military headstone was placed on Samuel Cook Proctor's grave site in Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA, requested by Rose N. Proctor, his widow.6

Rose was living in West Palm Beach, FL. The headstone was shipped to Mrs. W. L. Proctor, Samuel's mother.6

Citations

  1. [S1227] Cemetery Marker in Milledgeville City Cemetery, Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA (W Franklin St & S Clark St (33.07470 -83.22970) (also known as Memory Hill Cemetery)).
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [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."
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 239 (printed 370).
  6. [S1562] "United States, Applications for Headstones for Military Veterans, 1925-1941," Index and Images, FamilySearch (http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013), Citing NARA microfilm publication M1916. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S1310] Georgia Death Index 1933-1998, Death Registration, FamilySearch, UT, Certificate No. 12862. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998.
  9. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 31810.

William Lee Proctor Jr.

M, #4686, b. 9 Jul 1900
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
Charts
Proctor Descendants
     William Lee Proctor Jr. was born on 9 Jul 1900 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of William Lee Proctor Sr. and Addie Green Cook. William Lee Proctor Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr.

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. William Lee Proctor Jr. filled out a draft card on 1 Sep 1918 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA. He was tall, of medium build, with blue eyes and light brown hair. He was a student at Citadel College and living at 205 Buford Place in Macon, Bibb Co., GA.1

William Lee Proctor Jr. began military service on 14 Oct 1918 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, serving in WWI, in the Students Army Tng C [Training Command], Mercer Univ, Macon, GA.2 His military service ended on 5 Dec 1918 with an honorable discharge.2 He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA in the household of William Lee Proctor Sr.

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order No. A2156. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [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."

Thomas L. Fuqua

M, #4687, b. circa 1883
     Thomas L. Fuqua was born circa 1883 in GA.1

Thomas L. Fuqua married Iddie P. Proctor, daughter of Joseph Lindsey Proctor and Eugenia Ann Tollison, on 29 Nov 1903 in Laurens Co., GA.2,1 Thomas L. Fuqua was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Laurens Co., GA with others in the household: Iddie P. Proctor. Thomas L. Fuqua was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Dublin, Laurens Co., GA with others in the household: Iddie P. Proctor.3

Citations

  1. [S663] US1910.
  2. [S321] Bertha Sheppard Hart, The Official History of Laurens County Georgia 1807-1941 (Dublin, GA: DAR, John Laurens Chapter, unknown publish date), p. 452. Hereinafter cited as The Official History of Laurens Co. GA.
  3. [S681] US1920.