Ada ONeal

F, #123, b. 12 Dec 1878, d. 20 Mar 1920
Relationship
Aunt of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     Ada ONeal was born on 12 Dec 1878 in GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Dr. James Edward ONeal and Desdamona Elisabeth Funderburk. Ada ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Dr. James Edward ONeal.4 Ada ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Thomas Lorenzo Langley.5

Ada ONeal 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.

Ada ONeal married John Franklin Darsey Jr., son of John Franklin Darsey Sr. and Elizabeth Miriam Darsey, on 8 Nov 1905 in Decatur Co., GA.6 Ada ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr.7 Ada ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr.

Ada ONeal died on 20 Mar 1920 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, at age 41 from pneumonia and influenza; the informant of the death was Eunice Overstreet, her 1st cousin.8,1,9,10,11 Ada ONeal was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.12,13,14

Children of Ada ONeal and John Franklin Darsey Jr.

Citations

  1. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 322, shows 12 Jan. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 39, shows 12 Jan. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [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/…), D-717.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Certificate 8889. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  9. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 66 (JK was 2). Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  10. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co., p. 322, 1919.
  11. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 39, 1919.
  12. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates.
  13. [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. 294. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  14. [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, Preparer has pictures taken in Nov 1992.

John Franklin Darsey Jr.1

M, #124, b. 10 Jan 1875, d. 31 Dec 1957
     John Franklin Darsey Jr. was born on 10 Jan 1875.2 He was the son of John Franklin Darsey Sr. and Elizabeth Miriam Darsey. Alternatively, John Franklin Darsey Jr. was born on 10 Jan 1878.3 He was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Sr. John Franklin Darsey Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Sr.

John Franklin Darsey Jr. married Ada ONeal, daughter of Dr. James Edward ONeal and Desdamona Elisabeth Funderburk, on 8 Nov 1905 in Decatur Co., GA.4 John Franklin Darsey Jr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Ada ONeal and Frances Ramelle Darsey.5 John Franklin Darsey Jr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Ada ONeal, Frances Ramelle Darsey, Mary Louise Darsey and John Keith Darsey Sr.

John Franklin Darsey Jr. was widowed on 20 Mar 1920 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA.2,6,7,8

In 1924, John Franklin Darsey Jr. was the informant of the death ofBerrien Winfry Darsey.9 John Franklin Darsey Jr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary Louise Darsey and John Keith Darsey Sr. John Franklin Darsey Jr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: John Keith Darsey Sr. (his son.)10

John Franklin Darsey Jr. died on 31 Dec 1957 at age 82.2 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.11,3

Children of John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Ada ONeal

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. 66. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  3. [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. 294. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  4. [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/…), D-717.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 66 (JK was 2).
  7. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 322, 1919. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  8. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 39, 1919. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  9. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Certificate 30537. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  10. [S1399] US1940.
  11. [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, Preparer has pictures taken in Nov 1992.

Byron Higdon McNair

M, #125, b. 27 Feb 1868, d. 14 Sep 1949
     Byron Higdon McNair was born on 27 Feb 1868 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of William Green McNair and Nancy Ann Higdon. Byron Higdon McNair was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William Green McNair.3 Byron Higdon McNair was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William Green McNair.4

Byron Higdon McNair married first Mildred ONeal, daughter of Dr. James Edward ONeal and Desdamona Elisabeth Funderburk, on 8 Nov 1893 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA.5,6,1,2 Byron Higdon McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mildred ONeal, William Oscar McNair, Marston Elliott McNair, Alma Shirley McNair and Nancy Ann Higdon.7 Byron was a merchant and farmer.

Byron Higdon McNair was widowed on 17 Aug 1909 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA.6,1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: William Oscar McNair, Marston Elliott McNair, Alma Shirley McNair, Annie Lee McNair, James ONeal McNair, John Leslie McNair, Byron Ray McNair and Joe McNair.

Byron's second marriage was to Nora Williams, daughter of Floyd W. Williams and Annie Lewis, after 1910.1,8

Byron Higdon McNair was listed as the nearest relative of Marston Elliott McNair on his WWI draft card, 5 Jun 1918.9 Byron Higdon McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Nora Williams, Annie Lee McNair, James ONeal McNair, John Leslie McNair, Byron Ray McNair and Joe McNair. Byron Higdon McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Nora Williams and Joe McNair.

In 1938, Byron Higdon McNair was the informant of the death of his wife, Nora Williams.10,1 Byron Higdon McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA.11

Byron Higdon McNair died on 14 Sep 1949 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, at age 81.1,2 He was buried on 16 Sep 1949 in McNair Family Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.12,13,14

Children of Byron Higdon McNair and Mildred ONeal

Citations

  1. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980), p. 69. Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  2. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 39. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  3. [S497] US1870.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [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, B756. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  6. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 322. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  7. [S555] US1900.
  8. [S663] US1910.
  9. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Registration No. 98. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  10. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 33188 (17).
  11. [S1399] US1940.
  12. [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.
  13. [S21] Funeral Record of Byron Higdon McNair. At his residence, Calvary, GA, 16 Sep 1949. Hereinafter cited as Funeral Record of BH McNair.
  14. [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, Preparer has pictures taken in Nov 1992.

John Franklin Darsey Sr.1

M, #126, b. 14 Sep 1839, d. 9 Apr 1911
     John Franklin Darsey Sr. was born on 14 Sep 1839.2

John Franklin Darsey Sr. married Elizabeth Miriam Darsey on 25 Oct 1861 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.3,4,1

John Franklin Darsey Sr. began military service in 1862 in Montezuma, Dooly Co., GA, in the CSA, in Company K and H, 62nd Regiment, Georgia Cavalry.5,6 His military service ended in Apr 1865 in Andersonville, GA, at the surrender.5 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Elizabeth Miriam Darsey, Jesse Oscar Darsey and William E. Darsey. John Franklin Darsey Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Elizabeth Miriam Darsey, Jesse Oscar Darsey, William E. Darsey, Mary E. Darsey, Jinnie Darsey and John Franklin Darsey Jr. John Franklin Darsey Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Elizabeth Miriam Darsey, William E. Darsey, Jinnie Darsey, John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Joseph Brown Darsey. John Franklin Darsey Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Elizabeth Miriam Darsey, William E. Darsey, Jinnie Darsey and Joseph Brown Darsey.

John Franklin Darsey Sr. died on 9 Apr 1911 at age 71.2 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.7,8

Children of John Franklin Darsey Sr. and Elizabeth Miriam Darsey

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. 66. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  3. [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, States town, month, and year.
  4. [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/…), A-374.
  5. [S927] Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960.
  6. [S756] (Original data: National Archives and Records Administration), Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (National Park Service (NPS)), Film Number M226 roll 15.
  7. [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. 294. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  8. [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.

Elizabeth Miriam Darsey1

F, #127, b. 30 Oct 1842, d. 25 Jan 1915
     Elizabeth Miriam Darsey was born on 30 Oct 1842 in GA.2

Elizabeth Miriam Darsey married John Franklin Darsey Sr. on 25 Oct 1861 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.3,4,5 Elizabeth Miriam Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Sr. Elizabeth Miriam Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Sr. Elizabeth Miriam Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Sr. Elizabeth Miriam Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Sr.

Elizabeth Miriam Darsey was widowed on 9 Apr 1911.6

Elizabeth Miriam Darsey applied for a widow's pension on 1 Nov 1913 in Grady Co., GA, for her husband's service in the CSA in Co. K, 62nd Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Her pension was approved for 1914. In 1915, the bills for her last illness and coffin amounted to $101. It says paid $60. Since this was the amount of her pension, $60 may have been the maximum.7

Elizabeth Miriam Darsey died on 25 Jan 1915 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, at age 72 at her home, after a short illness.7,8 She was buried on 26 Jan 1915 in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.2,9,8

Children of Elizabeth Miriam Darsey and John Franklin Darsey Sr.

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://files.usgwarchives.net/ga/decatur/vitals/marriages/…).
  2. [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.
  3. [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, States town, month, and year.
  4. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb, A-374.
  5. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 66. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  6. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  7. [S927] Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960.
  8. [S788] The Cairo Messenger, Cairo, Grady Co., GA, Obituary of Mrs. J. F. Darsey, on Friday, February 5, 1915. Hereinafter cited as The Cairo Messenger.
  9. [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. 294. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.

Frances Ramelle Darsey1

F, #128, b. 14 Nov 1908, d. 1 Sep 2001
Relationship
1st cousin of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Frances Ramelle Darsey was born on 14 Nov 1908.2,3 She was the daughter of John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Ada ONeal. Alternatively, Frances Ramelle Darsey was born on 14 Nov 1909 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA.4 She was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr.5 Frances Ramelle Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr.

Frances Ramelle Darsey married Goode Carr, son of William Walter Carr and Martha E. Rawls, on 18 Jun 1928 in Decatur Co., GA.6 Frances Ramelle Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, in the household of Goode Carr.7 Frances Ramelle Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1935 in Duval Co., FL, in the household of Goode Carr.8 Frances Ramelle Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, in the household of Goode Carr.9 Frances Ramelle Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1945 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, in the household of Goode Carr.10

Frances Ramelle Darsey was living in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, on 16 Nov 1993.11

Frances Ramelle Darsey died on 1 Sep 2001 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, at age 92.12 She was buried on 5 Sep 2001 in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.2,13

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. 66. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  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. 290. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 39. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [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/…), Record J-254.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S920] FL1935.
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S916] FL1945.
  11. [S604] Personal Information, We met at Mule Day at Calvary, GA in 1992.
  12. [S717] Obituary of Frances Ramelle Darsey, Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville, FL, 5 Sep 2001, Mrs. Frances D. Carr, age 92, of Jacksonville died Sat. Sept. 1st at Jacksonville, following a brief illness. Born in Calvary, GA, she lived most of her life in Jacksonville. ... Interment will be at 3:00PM in Pedimont Cemetery, Calvary, GA. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Frances Ramelle Darsey.
  13. [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.

Mary Louise Darsey1

F, #129, b. 2 May 1911, d. 23 Feb 1990
Relationship
1st cousin of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Mary Louise Darsey was born on 2 May 1911.2 She was the daughter of John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Ada ONeal. Mary Louise Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr. Mary Louise Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr.

Mary Louise Darsey married William Perry 'Pete' Johnson, son of Gustavous Tavaris (Dall) Johnson and Mary Idella Nazworth. Mary Louise Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, in the household of William Perry 'Pete' Johnson.3

Mary Louise Darsey died on 23 Feb 1990 at age 78.4,5 She was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.6,5

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. 66. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 39. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S368] Letter from William Perry 'Pete' and Leona Johnson (Grady Co., GA) to this researcher, 27 Sep 1992; Personal Library (Private address).
  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. 289. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  6. [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.

John Keith Darsey Sr.1

M, #130, b. 27 Oct 1917, d. 18 Dec 1988
Relationship
1st cousin of Beryl Virginia Burns
     John Keith Darsey Sr. was born on 27 Oct 1917 in GA.2,3 He was the son of John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Ada ONeal. John Keith Darsey Sr. was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr. John Keith Darsey Sr. was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr. John Keith Darsey Sr. was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Franklin Darsey Jr. (his father.)4

John Keith Darsey Sr. died on 18 Dec 1988 at age 71 while residing in Grady Co., GA.5,2 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.6,2

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. 66-69. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [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.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 39. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  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 # 901577. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  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. 289. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.

Goode Carr

M, #131, b. 18 Jul 1900, d. 5 Dec 1951
Relationship
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Goode Carr was born on 18 Jul 1900.1,2,3,4 He was the son of William Walter Carr and Martha E. Rawls. Goode Carr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Martha E. Rawls. Goode Carr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of William Alexander Carr Jr.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. Goode Carr filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was short, of medium build, with gray eyes and black hair. He was living in Calvary and farming for his mother. George G. Thomas signed as Registrar. Mrs. M. E. Carr was listed as his nearest relative.5 Goode Carr was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Charles Walter Carr.6

Goode Carr married Frances Ramelle Darsey, daughter of John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Ada ONeal, on 18 Jun 1928 in Decatur Co., GA.7 Goode Carr was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, in the household of unresearched people with others in the household: Frances Ramelle Darsey.8

In 1933, Goode Carr was the informant of the death of his mother, Martha E. Rawls.9,10 Goode Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Duval Co., FL, with others in the household: Frances Ramelle Darsey.11 Goode Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, with others in the household: Frances Ramelle Darsey.12 Goode Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL, with others in the household: Frances Ramelle Darsey.13

Goode Carr died on 5 Dec 1951 at age 51.2 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.14,15

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A337.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [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/…), Record J-254.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 33 8263 (6).
  10. [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. 242; listed as unmarked. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  11. [S920] FL1935.
  12. [S1399] US1940.
  13. [S916] FL1945.
  14. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia, p. 290, Mason.
  15. [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.

William Perry 'Pete' Johnson

M, #132, b. 2 Apr 1912, d. 6 Nov 2002
     William Perry 'Pete' Johnson was born on 2 Apr 1912 in GA.1 He was the son of Gustavous Tavaris (Dall) Johnson and Mary Idella Nazworth. William Perry 'Pete' Johnson was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Gustavous Tavaris (Dall) Johnson.2 William Perry 'Pete' Johnson was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Gustavous Tavaris (Dall) Johnson.3

William Perry 'Pete' Johnson married first Mary Louise Darsey, daughter of John Franklin Darsey Jr. and Ada ONeal. William Perry 'Pete' Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary Louise Darsey.4

William Perry 'Pete' Johnson was widowed on 23 Feb 1990.5,6

William Perry 'Pete' Johnson was living in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, on 28 Nov 1992.

William Perry 'Pete' Johnson died on 6 Nov 2002 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, at age 90.1,7 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, 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. 289. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S681] US1920.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [S368] Letter from William Perry 'Pete' and Leona Johnson (Grady Co., GA) to this researcher, 27 Sep 1992; Personal Library (Private address).
  6. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  7. [S1461] GenealogyBuff.com, Dougherty County, Georgia Obituary Collection (Collected from funeral homes in the Albany, Bridgeboro, Putney, and the Southwestern Georgia area).
  8. [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.