Martha Tompkins1

F, #1459, b. 26 Jun 1826, d. 2 May 1902
     Martha Tompkins was born on 26 Jun 1826.2,3

Martha Tompkins married Leonidas Augustus Garr.2,4 Martha Tompkins was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Marion Co., GA, in the household of Leonidas Augustus Garr.5

Martha Tompkins was widowed on 14 Jul 1853 in Monroe Co., GA.6 She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Michael Daniel Garr Sr., William J. Garr and Ella J. Garr.7 Martha Tompkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Michael Daniel Garr Sr. and William J. Garr.8 Martha Tompkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: William J. Garr, Missouri M. Benson and Albert M. Garr.9 Martha Garr was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William J. Garr (her son.)10

Martha Tompkins died on 2 May 1902 in Monroe Co., GA, at age 75.2,3 She was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.2,3

Children of Martha Tompkins and Leonidas Augustus Garr

Citations

  1. [S1253] John Wesley Garr and John Calhoun Garr, Genealogy of the descendants of John Gar, or more particularly of his son, Andreas Gaar, who emigrated from Bavaria to America in 1732 (Cincinnati, OH: The author, 1894). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the descendants of John Gar.
  2. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  3. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 683 (cem. record #80). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  4. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 683 cem. record #80.
  5. [S414] US1850.
  6. [S699] Cemetery Marker in Rocky Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Monroe Co., GA.
  7. [S402] US1860.
  8. [S497] US1870.
  9. [S496] US1880.
  10. [S555] US1900.

Leonidas Augustus Garr

M, #1460, b. 29 Mar 1829, d. 14 Jul 1853
     Leonidas Augustus Garr was born on 29 Mar 1829 in GA.1

Leonidas Augustus Garr married Martha Tompkins.2,3 Leonidas Augustus Garr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Marion Co., GA, with others in the household: Martha Tompkins and Michael Daniel Garr Sr.4

Leonidas Augustus Garr died on 14 Jul 1853 in Monroe Co., GA, at age 24.1 He was buried in Rocky Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Monroe Co., GA.5

Children of Leonidas Augustus Garr and Martha Tompkins

Citations

  1. [S699] Cemetery Marker in Rocky Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Monroe Co., GA.
  2. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  3. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 683 cem. record #80. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  4. [S414] US1850.
  5. [S699] Cemetery Marker in Rocky Creek Bapt. Ch. Cem., also known as Rock Creek Cemetery.

Robert Paul Smith

M, #1461, d. 1891
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Robert Paul Smith was the son of Richard A. Smith and Ella J. Garr.

Robert Paul Smith died in 1891.1,2 He was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  2. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 683 (cem. record #80). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.

Ida Lou Tingle

F, #1462, b. 1 Oct 1864, d. 26 Jul 1939
     Ida Lou Tingle was born on 1 Oct 1864 in Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Archibald Daniel Tingle and Mary Mahala Treadwell. Ida Lou Tingle was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Archibald Daniel Tingle. Ida Lou Tingle was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Archibald Daniel Tingle.4

Ida Lou Tingle married Robert Lee Smith Sr., son of Richard Chesney Smith and Martha Cox Grant, on 28 Nov 1884 in Monroe Co., GA.5,6,7 Ida Lou Tingle was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr. Ida Lou Tingle was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr. Ida Lou Tingle was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr. Ida Lou Tingle was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr.

Ida Lou Tingle died on 26 Jul 1939 in Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA, at age 74; the informant of the death was Annie Ogletree, her daughter-in-law.8,2,3 Ida Lou Tingle was buried on 27 Jul 1939 in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.8,2,3

Children of Ida Lou Tingle and Robert Lee Smith Sr.

Citations

  1. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 19677. Says she was born 3 Oct 1864.
  2. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  3. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 683 (cem. record #80). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Monroe County Marriage Book, 1881 - 1886, Volume E, page 281.
  6. [S555] US1900.
  7. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 683 cem. record #80.
  8. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch, Certificate no. 19677.

Robert Lee Smith Jr.

M, #1463, b. 1903, d. 5 Nov 1938
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Robert Lee Smith Jr. was born in 1903.1,2 He was the son of Robert Lee Smith Sr. and Ida Lou Tingle. Robert Lee Smith Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr. Robert Lee Smith Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr. Robert Lee Smith Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Robert Lee Smith Sr.

Robert Lee Smith Jr. married Elisabeth Freeman between 1930 and 1938.3

Robert Lee Smith Jr. died on 5 Nov 1938 in Monroe Co., GA.4,1,2 He was buried on 7 Nov 1938 in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.1,4,2

Citations

  1. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  2. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 683 (cem. record #80). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  3. [S1586] Obituary of Robert Lee Smith, Clipping from unknown newspaper, Macon, Bibb Co., GA, after 1 Apr 1932. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Robert Lee Smith.
  4. [S809] Jackson Argus, Butts Co., GA, Issue of 10 Nov 1938. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Argus.

Frances Elizabeth Huddleston

F, #1464, b. 10 Feb 1856, d. 21 Feb 1937
     Frances Elizabeth Huddleston was born on 10 Feb 1856 in Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Willis B Huddleston and Frances Phinazee.5 Frances Elizabeth Huddleston was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Willis B Huddleston.

Frances Elizabeth Huddleston married William Henry Westbrook, son of William Henry Westbrook and Kitsey <...>, on 21 May 1874 in Monroe Co., GA.6,7,8,9 Frances Elizabeth Huddleston was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook. Frances Elizabeth Huddleston was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook. Frances Elizabeth Huddleston was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook.10

Nannie E. Westbrook was listed as the nearest relative of Herbert Lee Westbrook on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.11

Frances Elizabeth Huddleston applied for a widow's pension on 20 Sep 1919 in Monroe Co., GA, for her husband's service in the CSA, in Company A, 5th Georgia Reserves. Her widow's pension was approved 9 Oct 1919.6 She was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Herbert Lee Westbrook.12 Frances Elizabeth Huddleston was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Nannie Thompson (her daughter-in-law.)13

Frances Elizabeth Huddleston died on 21 Feb 1937 in Monroe Co., GA, at age 81.5,3 She was buried on 22 Feb 1937 in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.5,3

Child of Frances Elizabeth Huddleston and William Henry Westbrook

Citations

  1. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 4135. this has the birth year as 1865, but she married in 1874. In her pension request she says she has lived in Georgia for "65 years since 1856, all my life."
  2. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch, Certificate no. 4135; has birth year as 1865.
  3. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  4. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 685 (cem. record #80). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  5. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch, Certificate no. 4135.
  6. [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.
  7. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 685 (#80).
  8. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 481 (will 669).
  9. [S702] Monroe Advertiser (as posted in), Monroe Co., GA GenWeb - Obituaries (url: http://www.thegagenweb.com/gamonroe/obituaries.html#106).
  10. [S663] US1910.
  11. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order Number A897. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  12. [S681] US1920.
  13. [S679] US1930.

Willie Calloway

M, #1465, b. 20 Jul 1814, d. 25 Sep 1836
Relationship
2nd great-granduncle of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Willie Calloway was born on 20 Jul 1814.1,2 He was the son of Edward Calloway and Elizabeth Spratlin.

Willie Calloway died on 25 Sep 1836 in Monroe Co., GA, at age 22.1,2 He was buried in 1836 in Callaway Family Cemetery, Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S192] Cemetery Marker in Callaway Family Cemetery, Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA (located on the south side of GA state road 18 about 6.5 miles east of the junction of GA 18 and US 41 at the southeast city limits of Forsyth).
  2. [S191] Monroe County, GA Cemetery Records (Salt Lake City, UT: LDS). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA Cem. Rcds.

Bernetta W. Haygood

F, #1466, b. 11 Jan 1836, d. 24 Jul 1915
     Bernetta W. Haygood was born on 11 Jan 1836 in Strouds, Monroe Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Benjamin Haygood Jr. and Frances Middlebrooks. Bernetta W. Haygood was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Benjamin Haygood Jr.3

Bernetta W. Haygood married Joseph F. Ingram, son of William Ingram Sr. and Jane Gardner, on 21 Oct 1858 in Monroe Co., GA.4 Bernetta W. Haygood was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Joseph F. Ingram. Bernetta W. Haygood was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Joseph F. Ingram.5 Bernetta W. Haygood was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Joseph F. Ingram.6 Bernetta W. Haygood was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Joseph F. Ingram.7

Bernetta W. Haygood was widowed in 1900.8

Bernetta W. Haygood applied for a widow's pension on 5 Feb 1901 in Monroe Co., GA, for her husband's service in the CSA, Co. B, 45th Georgia Volunteer Infantry. Her widow's pension was approved for 1901 and lasted at least until 1907.1 She was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of John Robert Parham.9

Bernetta W. Haygood died on 24 Jul 1915 in Barnesville, Pike Co., GA, at age 79 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ed Maddox (Josephine.)2 She was buried in Ramah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Lamar Co., GA.10

Children of Bernetta W. Haygood and Joseph F. Ingram

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S702] Monroe Advertiser (as posted in), Monroe Co., GA GenWeb - Obituaries (url: http://www.thegagenweb.com/gamonroe/obituaries.html#106), August 6, 1915.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S193] The New York Family History Center - LDS, compiler, Monroe Co. GA, Court of Ordinary, Marriages (Forsyth, GA: The New York Family History Center - LDS, 1958), Bk B, p. 104. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co. GA, Court of Ordinary, Marriages.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [S555] US1900.
  8. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 673 (#44). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  9. [S663] US1910.
  10. [S1449] Cemetery Marker in Ramah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Lamar Co., GA (Ramah Church Rd & Means Rd (32.97530 -84.07330)); read by Donald Dwight Daniel for Lamar Co. GA GenWeb, 2003.
  11. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.

Nancy Virginia Saunders

F, #1467, b. 26 Sep 1846, d. 11 Aug 1911
     Nancy Virginia Saunders was born on 26 Sep 1846 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Saunders and Elizabeth Bailey Patterson.

Nancy Virginia Saunders married William A. Elder Jr., son of William A. Elder Sr. and Cynthia Barlow, on 27 Apr 1869 in Butts Co., GA.3 Nancy Virginia Saunders was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Butts Co., GA, in the household of William A. Elder Jr.4 Nancy Virginia Saunders was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Butts Co., GA, in the household of William A. Elder Jr. Nancy Virginia Saunders was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Indian Spring, Butts Co., GA, in the household of William A. Elder Jr.5 Nancy Virginia Saunders was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Indian Spring, Butts Co., GA, in the household of William A. Elder Jr.6

Nancy Virginia Saunders died on 11 Aug 1911 in Butts Co., GA, at age 64.1 She was buried in Indian Springs Cemetery, Indian Spring, Butts Co., GA.7,8

Children of Nancy Virginia Saunders and William A. Elder Jr.

Citations

  1. [S196] Rosa Thornton Lane, History of Butts County (Atlanta, GA: Dept. of Archives & History, 1935), Chap. 8, p. 2. Hereinafter cited as History of Butts County.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S194] William McIntosh Chapter DAR, compiler, Index and Marriage Records, 1827-1882, Butts Co., GA (Salt Lake City, UT: The New York Family History Center - LDS, 1955), p. 254. Hereinafter cited as Index and Marriage Records, 1827-1882, Butts Co., GA.
  4. [S497] US1870.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S229] Cemetery Marker in Indian Springs Cemetery, Butts Co., GA (Lake Clark Road in Indian Spring State Park (33 15.135N 83 55.729W)).
  8. [S196] Rosa Thornton Lane, History of Butts County, (source of cemetery).

James Bellar Knowles

M, #1468, b. 24 Apr 1833, d. 26 Sep 1865
     James Bellar Knowles was born on 24 Apr 1833 in Henry Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of James Knowles Sr. and Lucy Thomas. Alternatively, James Bellar Knowles married an unknown person in Nov 1859 in Butts Co., GA.1

James Bellar Knowles married Lavonia Catherine Williamson, daughter of Nathan Camp Williamson and Agnes Thompson, on 3 Nov 1859 in Butts Co., GA.3

James Bellar Knowles served in the CSA, in Pittman's Co., 6th Georgia Infantry (State Guards.)4,5

James Bellar Knowles died on 26 Sep 1865 at age 32.2 He was buried in 1865 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S837] Larry C. Knowles, "Williamson, John, Sr., Family History Papers". Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Williamson, John, Sr., Family History Papers."
  2. [S707] Cemetery Marker in Williamson-Knowles Cemetery, Jackson, Butts Co., GA (Georgia SR 36 N. to Fincherville Rd. to Jack Madox Bridge Rd.); read by Lisa Graham.
  3. [S1555] "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950," Index and Images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 2013), citing information from marriages recorded in Georgia counties for the years 1785 to 1950, Butts Co., p. 200.
  4. [S756] (Original data: National Archives and Records Administration), Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (National Park Service (NPS)), Film #M226 roll 45.
  5. [S759] Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers Record (Original data: Historical Data Systems, Compiled. Military Records of Individual Civil War Soldiers. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1999).