Herbert Lee Westbrook1

M, #2305, b. 8 Apr 1875, d. 1949
     Herbert Lee Westbrook was born on 8 Apr 1875 in GA.2,3 He was the son of William Henry Westbrook and Frances Elizabeth Huddleston. Herbert Lee Westbrook was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook.

Herbert Lee Westbrook married Nannie Thompson on 11 Nov 1897 in Butts Co., GA.4,5 Herbert Lee Westbrook was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Nannie Thompson.6 Herbert Lee Westbrook was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook.7

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. Herbert Lee Westbrook filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA. He was short, of stout build, with brown eyes and black hair. He was living on RFD #6 in Forsyth. Nannie E. Westbrook was listed as his nearest relative.8 Herbert was a farmer on RFD #6 in Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA.2 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Nannie Thompson and Frances Elizabeth Huddleston (his wife and his mother.)9 Herbert Lee Westbrook was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Nannie Thompson.10

Herbert Lee Westbrook died in 1949.3 He was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.11,3

Citations

  1. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 481 (will 669). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  2. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  3. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 685 (#80).
  4. [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 1887-1899, page 265.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S555] US1900, has year as 1875.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A897.
  9. [S681] US1920.
  10. [S1399] US1940.
  11. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).

Joseph Barnet Grant

M, #2306, b. 6 Nov 1830, d. 10 Oct 1907
Relationship
2nd great-granduncle of Lester Milton Barlow
     Joseph Barnet Grant was born on 6 Nov 1830 in Monroe Co., GA.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Joseph E. Grant and Martha Burkhalter.

Joseph Barnet Grant married Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy on 9 Jan 1857.5,2,3 Joseph Barnet Grant was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy, Georgia Grant and Henry L. Grant.6

Joseph Barnet Grant began military service in May 1862 in Big Shanty, GA, in the CSA, in Co. C, 16th Georgia Cavalry Battalion.1,7 His military service ended on 21 Jun 1865 in Morristown, Hamblen Co., TN, where he had been captured in 1864 and held prisoner until the end of the war.1 He signed the Qualified Voters list on 9 Jul 1867 in Monroe Co., GA.8 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy, Georgia Grant, Henry L. Grant, Nancy Jane Grant, Mary Ada Grant and Martha Grant.9 Joseph Barnet Grant was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Butts Co., GA, with others in the household: Richard Clinton Grant, Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy, Nancy Jane Grant, Mary Ada Grant, Martha Grant, Eva B. Grant, Francis Cora Grant and Carrie Ophelia Grant.

Joseph Barnet Grant was widowed on 6 Jul 1880.2,3,4

Joseph Barnet Grant applied for a pension on 11 Feb 1898 in Butts Co., GA, for his service in the CSA, in Co. C, 16th Georgia Cavalry Battalion. His application was approved for 1900-1907.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Butts Co., GA, in the household of William J. Grant.10

Joseph Barnet Grant died on 10 Oct 1907 in Monroe Co., GA, at age 76.2,3,4 He was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.11,12,4

Children of Joseph Barnet Grant and Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy

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. [S348] Joseph Grant & Martha Burkhalter, Joseph E. Grant Family Bible, Holbrook's Stereotype Edition (Battleborough, Vermont: John Holbrook, 1816); Monroe Co. Historical Society (copy), Forsyth, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph E. Grant Family Bible.
  3. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 590. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  4. [S1598] Daisie Freeman Duncan, "Joseph E. Grant Group Sheet", Grant Family Group Sheets; supplied by Duncan (Lawrenceville, GA), 1980. Very few sources listed, but most items were correct, according to other documents.
  5. [S938] Georgia Virtual Vault, Monroe County Georgia Marriage Book, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Marriage Book 1846-1871, p. 96. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co. GA Marriage Book.
  6. [S402] US1860.
  7. [S56] Lillian Henderson, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865 (Longino & Porter 1959-64; reprint Hapeville, GA: Georgia Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1994),
    11 Nov 1861 Enlisted as private in Co. A, 6th Regt. GA State Troops
    -- Apr 1862 Mustered out
    06 May 1862 Enlisted as private in Co. H, 32nd Regt. GA Inf.
    26 Apr 1865 Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, NC
    . Hereinafter cited as Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of GA.
  8. [S1589] "Georgia, Returns of Qualified Voters and Reconstruction Oath Books, 1867-1869," Index and images, Ancestry.com (http://www.Ancestry.com : accessed 31 Jan 2014), Citing Georgia, Office of the Governor. Returns of qualified voters under the Reconstruction Act, 1867. Georgia State Archives, Morrow, Georgia, Precinct 467, Election District 22, page 38. Oath in Book 2, page 324.
  9. [S497] US1870.
  10. [S555] US1900.
  11. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  12. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 684.

Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy

F, #2307, b. 29 Jun 1839, d. 6 Jul 1880
     Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy was born on 29 Jun 1839.1,2,3

Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy married Joseph Barnet Grant, son of Joseph E. Grant and Martha Burkhalter, on 9 Jan 1857.4,1,2 Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Barnet Grant.5 Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Barnet Grant.6 Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Butts Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Barnet Grant.

Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy died on 6 Jul 1880 at age 41.1,2,3 She was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.7,8

Children of Frances Elizabeth 'Nancy' McCoy and Joseph Barnet Grant

Citations

  1. [S348] Joseph Grant & Martha Burkhalter, Joseph E. Grant Family Bible, Holbrook's Stereotype Edition (Battleborough, Vermont: John Holbrook, 1816); Monroe Co. Historical Society (copy), Forsyth, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph E. Grant Family Bible.
  2. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979), p. 590. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  3. [S1598] Daisie Freeman Duncan, "Joseph E. Grant Group Sheet", Grant Family Group Sheets; supplied by Duncan (Lawrenceville, GA), 1980. Very few sources listed, but most items were correct, according to other documents.
  4. [S938] Georgia Virtual Vault, Monroe County Georgia Marriage Book, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Marriage Book 1846-1871, p. 96. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co. GA Marriage Book.
  5. [S402] US1860.
  6. [S497] US1870.
  7. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).
  8. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe Co., GA, a History, p. 684.

Clement Briggs1

M, #2310, b. 1597/98, d. circa 1647/48
     Clement Briggs was born in 1597/98 in Southwark, Surrey, England.2 He immigrated to Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, in 1620/21 from London, England on the ship, 'Fortune.2'

Clement Briggs married Joan Allen, daughter of George Allen and Katherine Starkes, circa 1629/30 in Dorchester, MA.2,1 Clement was a feltmonger (hatter.)

Clement Briggs died circa 1647/48 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA.2 His estate was probated on 24 Oct 1650 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA.2

Child of Clement Briggs and Joan Allen

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.
  2. [S309] James Savage, Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England (Baltimore: Genalogical Publishing Co., 1965), p. 251. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Dictionary First Settlers of NE.

Joan Allen1

F, #2311, b. 1601/2, d. before 1639/40
     Joan Allen was born in 1601/2 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA.2 She was the daughter of George Allen and Katherine Starkes.

Joan Allen married Clement Briggs circa 1629/30 in Dorchester, MA.3,1

Joan Allen died before 1639/40 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA.2

Child of Joan Allen and Clement Briggs

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.
  2. [S171] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, compiler, "Ancestral File - LDS", Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestral File - LDS."
  3. [S309] James Savage, Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England (Baltimore: Genalogical Publishing Co., 1965), p. 251. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Dictionary First Settlers of NE.

Thomas Briggs

M, #2312, b. 14 Jun 1633, d. 1695/96
     Thomas Briggs was born on 14 Jun 1633 in Weymouth, MA.1 He was the son of Clement Briggs and Joan Allen.

Thomas Briggs married Ann <...> before 1662/63 in North Purchase, MA.2

Thomas Briggs died in 1695/96 in North Purchase, MA.1

Child of Thomas Briggs and Ann <...>

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 7. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.
  2. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony, p. 8.

Ann <...>

F, #2313, d. after 1706/7
     Ann <...> married Thomas Briggs, son of Clement Briggs and Joan Allen, before 1662/63 in North Purchase, MA.1

Ann <...> died after 1706/7.1

Child of Ann <...> and Thomas Briggs

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 8. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.

Daniel Briggs

M, #2314, b. 1664/65, d. circa 1729/30
     Daniel Briggs was born in 1664/65 in Taunton, North Purchase, MA.1 He was the son of Thomas Briggs and Ann <...>.

Daniel Briggs married Lydia <...> circa 1693/94 in Patience Island, RI.1

Daniel Briggs died circa 1729/30 in East Greenwich, Kent Co., RI.1 His estate was probated on 28 Mar 1730 in East Greenwich, Kent Co., RI.1

Child of Daniel Briggs and Lydia <...>

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 17. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.

Lydia <...>

F, #2315, d. before 1729/30
     Lydia <...> married Daniel Briggs, son of Thomas Briggs and Ann <...>, circa 1693/94 in Patience Island, RI.1

Lydia <...> died before 1729/30.1

Child of Lydia <...> and Daniel Briggs

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 17. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.

Benjamin Briggs Sr.

M, #2316, b. 5 May 1695, d. 25 Nov 1759
     Benjamin Briggs Sr. was born on 5 May 1695 in East Greenwich, Kent Co., RI.1 He was the son of Daniel Briggs and Lydia <...>.

Benjamin Briggs Sr. married Susannah Spencer, daughter of Michael Spencer and Elizabeth <...>, on 17 Mar 1719/20 in East Greenwich, Kent Co., RI.2

Benjamin Briggs Sr. died on 25 Nov 1759 in East Greenwich, Kent Co., RI, at age 64.1

Child of Benjamin Briggs Sr. and Susannah Spencer

Citations

  1. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony and Descendants, 1621-1965 (USA(V1), Japan(V2): n.pub., c1966-1969), p. 18, 38. Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.
  2. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony, p. 38.