Sophronia K. Whigham

F, #276, b. 6 Jul 1868, d. 10 Feb 1908
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants (#1)
McNair Descendants (#2)
     Sophronia K. Whigham was born on 6 Jul 1868 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of James S. Whigham and Sophronia McNair. Sophronia K. Whigham was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Faceville, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James S. Whigham. Sophronia K. Whigham was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James S. Whigham.

Sophronia K. Whigham married Samuel A. McNair, son of Daniel J. G. McNair and Norsisa Adaline Patterson, on 3 Feb 1897. Sophronia K. Whigham was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Samuel A. McNair.

Sophronia K. Whigham died on 10 Feb 1908 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, at age 39.1,2 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  2. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  3. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  4. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).
  5. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.

William F. McNair

M, #277, b. 27 Nov 1837, d. 25 Apr 1918
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     William F. McNair was born on 27 Nov 1837 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. William F. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.3 William F. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Fayette Co., TX.4

William F. McNair married Nancy J. Booth circa 1867.5 William F. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Liberty Co., TX, with others in the household: Nancy J. Booth.6 William F. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Liberty Co., TX, with others in the household: Nancy J. Booth.7 William F. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Liberty Co., TX, with others in the household: Nancy J. Booth.5

William F. McNair died on 25 Apr 1918 in Liberty, Liberty Co., TX, at age 80.1,8,2 He was buried on 26 Apr 1918 in Liberty City Cemetery, Liberty, Liberty Co., TX.2

Citations

  1. [S877] FamilySearch, Texas Deaths 1890-1976, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Certificate No. 17518, Registrar's No. 37. Hereinafter cited as Texas Deaths 1890-1976.
  2. [S1695] Cemetery Marker in Liberty City Cemetery, Liberty, Liberty Co., TX (800 Bowie Street near the intersection of Bowie and Grand Avenue).
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S402] US1860.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S497] US1870.
  7. [S496] US1880.
  8. [S1032] Texas Department of Health, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, Certificate No. 17518. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.

James M. McNair

M, #278, b. circa 1840, d. 14 Oct 1862
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     James M. McNair was born circa 1840 in GA. He was the son of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. James M. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.1 James M. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people.2

James M. McNair married Jane Catherine Hickey, daughter of Alexander Carswell Hickey and Mary Cathrine Whigham, on 5 Sep 1861.3,4

James M. McNair began military service on 4 Mar 1862 in Decatur Co., GA, in the CSA, Co. F, 50th Regiment.5,6 His military service ended on 14 Oct 1862 in Winchester, VA, when he was killed in action.5,6

James M. McNair died on 14 Oct 1862 in Winchester, VA.7

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  4. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  5. [S57] James M. McNair, War Record of James M. McNair (n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as War Record of JM McNair.
  6. [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), V2, p. 583. Hereinafter cited as Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of GA.
  7. [S56] Lillian Henderson, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of GA.

Sophronia McNair

F, #279, b. circa 1842, d. before Oct 1871
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Sophronia McNair was born circa 1842 in GA. She was the daughter of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. Sophronia McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.1

Sophronia McNair married James S. Whigham, son of Thomas Whigham and Catherine Patterson, on 18 Oct 1856. Sophronia McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair. Sophronia McNair was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Faceville, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James S. Whigham.

Sophronia McNair died before Oct 1871.

Children of Sophronia McNair and James S. Whigham

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

John T. McNair

M, #280, b. circa 1844, d. 22 Sep 1862
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     John T. McNair was born circa 1844 in GA. He was the son of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. John T. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.1 John T. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.

John T. McNair began military service on 13 Aug 1861 in Decatur Co., GA, in the CSA.2,3 His military service ended on 22 Sep 1862 in Warrenton, Fauquier Co., VA, with his death.4,3

John T. McNair died on 22 Sep 1862 in Warrenton, Fauquier Co., VA.5

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S58] John T. McNair, War Record of John T. McNair (n.pub.), Co. D, 17th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia, CSA, Decatur County, Georgia, Decatur Guards.
    13 Aug 1861 Private
    nn Jan 1862 Corporal
    30 Aug 1862 Wounded in 2nd Manassas
    22 Sep 1862 Died Warrenton, VA. Hereinafter cited as War Record of JT McNair.
  3. [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), V2, p. 583. Hereinafter cited as Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of GA.
  4. [S58] John T. McNair, War Record of JT McNair.
  5. [S56] Lillian Henderson, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of GA.

Joseph W. McNair

M, #281, b. 1846, d. 20 Jul 1936
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Joseph W. McNair was born in 1846 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. Joseph W. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.3 Joseph W. McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair. Joseph W. McNair signed the Qualified Voters list on 6 Apr 1868 in Decatur Co., GA.4 He was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Nancy Patterson.

Joseph W. McNair married Anna Wyatt on 12 Apr 1879 in Cherokee Co., TX.5,6 Joseph W. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Cherokee Co., TX, with others in the household: Anna Wyatt (his wife.)7 Joseph W. McNair was recorded on the Agriculture schedule of 1880 in Cherokee Co., TX. He was renting 24 improved acres and 12 woodland acres, valued at $400. He grew Indian corn and cotton, made 200 lbs of butter, and had livestock that included a horse, 2 milch cows, 10 swine, and 16 chickens.8

Joseph W. McNair and Anna moved to Grand Saline, Van Zandt Co., TX, in 1893.9 Joseph W. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Van Zandt Co., TX, with others in the household: Anna Wyatt.10 Joseph W. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grand Saline, Van Zandt Co., TX, with others in the household: Anna Wyatt.11

Joseph W. McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1920 in Grand Saline, Van Zandt Co., TX, with others in the household: Anna Wyatt,12 and of 1930 in Grand Saline, Van Zandt Co., TX, with others in the household: Anna Wyatt.13

Joseph W. McNair died on 20 Jul 1936 in Grand Saline, Van Zandt Co., TX.14,15 He was buried on 21 Jul 1936 in Woodside Cemetery, Grand Saline, Van Zandt Co., TX.16

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850, He is listed as 4 years old.
  2. [S555] US1900, His birth is listed as Apr 1853.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [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, p. 53.
  5. [S1114] Family Search, Texas Marriages, 1837-1973 (Original data: collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah (FHL microfilm 988,077)).
  6. [S1616] "Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1977," Index, Ancestry.com (www.Ancestry.com : accessed 2014), Citing Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013, from FHL film 988077.
  7. [S496] US1880.
  8. [S1694] US1880 Agriculture Schedule.
  9. [S1693] Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texas, Local News, Financial News, Want Ads, Page Four, "Grand Saline History Dates Back to '80s". Hereinafter cited as Dallas Morning News.
  10. [S555] US1900.
  11. [S663] US1910.
  12. [S681] US1920.
  13. [S679] US1930.
  14. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, Certificate no. 38317 (50).
  15. [S1032] Texas Department of Health, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, Certificate No. 38317. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  16. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com, Certificate no. 38317 (50). Not listed on FindAGrave.

Thomas Martin McNair1

M, #282, b. 2 Jan 1849, d. 21 Jun 1895
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Thomas Martin McNair was born on 2 Jan 1849.2,3 He was the son of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. Thomas Martin McNair was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.4 Thomas Martin McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair. Thomas Martin McNair was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Nancy Patterson. Thomas Martin McNair was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James S. Whigham.

Thomas Martin McNair married Mary Ellen Patterson, daughter of John Clements Patterson and Caroline E. Martin, on 28 Oct 1880 in Decatur Co., GA.5,6,7

Thomas Martin McNair died on 21 Jun 1895 at age 46.2,3 He was buried in Sylvania United Methodist Church Cemetery, Faceville, Decatur Co., GA.8,9

In 1932, Thomas Martin McNair was the informant of the death of his wife, Mary Ellen Patterson.10,11,2,3

Children of Thomas Martin McNair and Mary Ellen Patterson

Citations

  1. [S40] Census Records for Thomas M. McNair.
  2. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  3. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  4. [S414] US1850.
  5. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p. 382.
  6. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), B382, p. 142, 237. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  7. [S7] Eustus Howard Hayes, Bible Records of Decatur County, Georgia, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), married by Rev. W. H. Crane. Hereinafter cited as Bible Rcds of Decatur Co., GA.
  8. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  9. [S52] Cemetery Marker in Sylvania United Methodist Church Cemetery, Faceville, Decatur Co., GA (located at Sylvania Church, 4 miles west of Faceville (Hutchinson Ferry Road)).
  10. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 32-21350 (216).
  11. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits), The Post-Searchlight, Thursday, September 8, 1932. Front Page.

Nancy Ellen McNair

F, #283, b. 10 Jun 1851, d. 20 Mar 1890
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Nancy Ellen McNair was born on 10 Jun 1851.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. Nancy Ellen McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair.

Nancy Ellen McNair married James S. Whigham, son of Thomas Whigham and Catherine Patterson, on 18 Oct 1871 in Decatur Co., GA.3 Nancy Ellen McNair was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James S. Whigham.

Nancy Ellen McNair died on 20 Mar 1890 at age 38.1,2 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.4,5

Children of Nancy Ellen McNair and James S. Whigham

Citations

  1. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  2. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  3. [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. 120. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  4. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  5. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

Mary Catherine McNair

F, #284, b. 7 Apr 1852, d. 5 Feb 1935
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Mary Catherine McNair was born on 7 Apr 1852 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. Mary Catherine McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair. Mary Catherine McNair was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Nancy Patterson. Mary Catherine McNair was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Nancy Patterson.

Mary Catherine McNair married William Jones on 14 Dec 1882 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4 Mary Catherine McNair was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William Jones.5 Mary Catherine McNair was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William Jones.6

Mary Catherine McNair died on 5 Feb 1935 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, at age 82.7,8,1 She was buried on 6 Feb 1935 in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.9,1

Citations

  1. [S46] Cemetery Marker in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA (located 2 miles south of Climax, Decatur Co., GA); read by this compiler, 1992.
  2. [S555] US1900, has Apr 1853.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p. 432.
  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/…), Book B, Page 432.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 20209 35 (14). There are 2 death certificates for her, by 2 different informants. One says she was born in Calvary and the other says Bainbridge, slightly different birth days, but same parents.
  8. [S1310] Georgia Death Index 1933-1998, Death Registration, FamilySearch, UT, Certificate No. 20209. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998.
  9. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch, Certificate no. 20209 35 (14).

Sarah Elizabeth McNair

F, #285, b. 13 Oct 1854, d. 16 Oct 1896
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Sarah Elizabeth McNair was born on 13 Oct 1854 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Robert M. McNair and Nancy Patterson. Sarah Elizabeth McNair was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert M. McNair. Sarah Elizabeth McNair was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Nancy Patterson.

Sarah Elizabeth McNair married Joseph H. Darsey, son of John Darsey and Jane Elizabeth English, on 27 Jun 1878 in Decatur Co., GA. The marriage was performed by Rev. W. G. Booth of Gadsden Co., FL.2 Sarah Elizabeth McNair was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Sarah Elizabeth McNair was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Sarah Elizabeth McNair died on 16 Oct 1896 at age 42.1 Alternatively, Sarah Elizabeth McNair died on 29 Oct 1893.3 She was buried in Darsey-Maxwell Cemetery, McRaeville, Decatur Co., GA.4

Children of Sarah Elizabeth McNair and Joseph H. Darsey

Citations

  1. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  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/…).
  3. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.
  4. [S50] Cemetery Marker in Darsey-Maxwell Cemetery (located near McRaeville; at junction of Hwy 27 and 262, go west on Hwy 27 for 1.1 miles; turn south on dirt road, go .4 miles and take the right fork; go another .4 miles, turn right at fork of road, then go .1 mile on dim road (31.60060 -84.19470)).