Tearsey Gilstrap1

F, #3041, b. circa 1800
     Tearsey Gilstrap was born circa 1800.1

Tearsey Gilstrap married James B. Yates on 27 Jan 1820 in Pulaski Co., GA.1

Child of Tearsey Gilstrap and James B. Yates

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."

William Milton Clemins Yates

M, #3042, b. 12 Feb 1826, d. 4 May 1877
     William Milton Clemins Yates was born on 12 Feb 1826.1 He was the son of James B. Yates and Tearsey Gilstrap.

William Milton Clemins Yates married Christina Mock, daughter of Thomas Mock and Catherine Reiser.2

William Milton Clemins Yates served in the CSA, 2nd Georgia Cavalry.3

William Milton Clemins Yates left a will dated 17 May 1872 in Decatur Co., GA. Heirs: Smitha Jane Funderburk, his daughter. Heir and Executor: Christina Yates and Henry Milton Yates, his wife and his son.4

William Milton Clemins Yates died on 4 May 1877 at age 51.1,2 He was buried in Yeats/Yates Cemetery, Decatur Co., GA.1 His estate was probated on 6 Aug 1877 in Decatur Co., GA.4,5

Children of William Milton Clemins Yates and Christina Mock

Citations

  1. [S935] Cemetery Marker in Yeats/Yates Cemetery, Decatur Co., GA; read by Eustus Howard Hayes, 1954-1956.
  2. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."
  3. [S756] (Original data: National Archives and Records Administration), Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (National Park Service (NPS)).
  4. [S1610] "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 11 May 2014), Citing Decatur County State of Georgia Court of Ordinary Wills Book B 1873-1913, Will of William M. C. Yates, pp. 59-60.
  5. [S347] William M C Yates will (06 Aug 1877), Will of William M C Yates: 17 May 1875 6 Aug 1877 Decatur County, GA. Wife, Christina E., d. Smitha Jane Funderburk, s. William Jefferson, s. Henry Milton, d. Rebecca Ann Trawick, s. James Thomas at his maturity or marriage, s. John B. upon his arriving at maturity or marriage, d. Ella Florance (to be turned over to her upon her marriage or arriving at the age of 21 years). Executrix: wife, and s. Henry Milton Yates. Witnesses: John B. Yates, James M. Yates ("X" his mark), Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as Will of WMC Yates.

Christina Mock1

F, #3043
     Christina Mock was the daughter of Thomas Mock and Catherine Reiser.

Christina Mock married William Milton Clemins Yates, son of James B. Yates and Tearsey Gilstrap.1

In the will of William Milton Clemins Yates, dated 17 May 1872 in Decatur Co., GA, Christina Yates, his wife, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.2

Children of Christina Mock and William Milton Clemins Yates

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."
  2. [S1610] "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 11 May 2014), Citing Decatur County State of Georgia Court of Ordinary Wills Book B 1873-1913, Will of William M. C. Yates, pp. 59-60.

Henry Milton Yates1,2

M, #3044, b. 5 Jul 1854, d. 12 Jan 1933
     Henry Milton Yates was born on 5 Jul 1854 in Decatur Co., GA.3,1 He was the son of William Milton Clemins Yates and Christina Mock.

In the will of William Milton Clemins Yates, dated 17 May 1872 in Decatur Co., GA, Henry Milton Yates, his son, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.4

Henry Milton Yates married first Harriett Elizabeth Olivant on 12 Jan 1876 in Decatur Co., GA.5,6

Henry's second marriage was to Ida Martha Adams, daughter of John Adams and Lizzie Knight, on 20 Sep 1905 in Decatur Co., GA.7 Henry Milton Yates was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Ida Martha Adams, Will Bazzell, James Sikes and Mary Sikes.8 Henry Milton Yates was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Ida Martha Adams, Ruth Yates and Mildred Louise Yates.9 Henry Milton Yates was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Ida Martha Adams.10

In 1931, Henry Milton Yates was the informant of the death of his wife, Ida Martha Adams.11,12

Henry Milton Yates died on 12 Jan 1933 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA, at age 78.3,6,13 He was buried on 13 Jan 1933 in Bethany Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.3,6

Children of Henry Milton Yates and Ida Martha Adams

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."
  2. [S347] William M C Yates will (06 Aug 1877), Will of William M C Yates, Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as Will of WMC Yates.
  3. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 33-567.
  4. [S1610] "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 11 May 2014), Citing Decatur County State of Georgia Court of Ordinary Wills Book B 1873-1913, Will of William M. C. Yates, pp. 59-60.
  5. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p. 216.
  6. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  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/…), Book E, page 1.
  8. [S663] US1910.
  9. [S681] US1920.
  10. [S679] US1930.
  11. [S1744] "Georgia Deaths, 1928-1942," Images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 3 Nov 2015), Citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate 31-22432.
  12. [S785] Transcribed by Ida K. Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Death Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/vitals/…), Certificate No. 22432.
  13. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits).

Harriett Elizabeth Olivant1

F, #3045, b. 16 Jun 1850, d. 26 Jun 1903
     Harriett Elizabeth Olivant was born on 16 Jun 1850.2

Harriett Elizabeth Olivant married Henry Milton Yates, son of William Milton Clemins Yates and Christina Mock, on 12 Jan 1876 in Decatur Co., GA.3,2

Harriett Elizabeth Olivant died on 26 Jun 1903 at age 53.2 She was buried in Bethany Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."
  2. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p. 216.

Mildred Louise Yates1

F, #3046, b. 24 Jan 1919, d. 19 Dec 1994
     Mildred Louise Yates was born on 24 Jan 1919 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.2 She was the daughter of Henry Milton Yates and Ida Martha Adams. Mildred Louise Yates was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Henry Milton Yates.3 Mildred Louise Yates was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people (her sister and brother-in-law, the second family in her parents' house.)4 She was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Carl Shirah (her brother-in-law.)4

Mildred Louise Yates married John Edward Kirkland on 24 Dec 1938 in Decatur Co., GA.5 Mildred Louise Yates was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Kendricks, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Edward Kirkland.6

Mildred Louise Yates moved to Loganville, Walton Co., GA, circa 1972.2

Mildred Louise Yates died on 19 Dec 1994 in Loganville, Walton Co., GA, at age 75.2 Her funeral was held at 2:00 at Corinth Christian Church in Loganville, Walton Co., GA.2 She was buried in Corinth Memorial Gardens, Loganville, Walton Co., GA.2,7

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."
  2. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits).
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [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/…), Bk K, p. 46.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [S1270] Cemetery Marker in Corinth Memorial Gardens, Logansville, Walton Co., GA (1635 Georgia 81 (33.77360 -83.85280)).

John Edward Kirkland1

M, #3047, b. 4 Jun 1914, d. 7 Dec 1994
     John Edward Kirkland was born on 4 Jun 1914 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.1,2

John Edward Kirkland married Mildred Louise Yates, daughter of Henry Milton Yates and Ida Martha Adams, on 24 Dec 1938 in Decatur Co., GA.3 John Edward Kirkland was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Kendricks, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mildred Louise Yates.4

John Edward Kirkland died on 7 Dec 1994 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 80.1,2 He was buried in Corinth Memorial Gardens, Loganville, Walton Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits).
  2. [S1270] Cemetery Marker in Corinth Memorial Gardens, Logansville, Walton Co., GA (1635 Georgia 81 (33.77360 -83.85280)).
  3. [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/…), Bk K, p. 46.
  4. [S1399] US1940.

Thomas Mock1

M, #3049
     Thomas Mock married Catherine Reiser.1

Child of Thomas Mock and Catherine Reiser

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."

Catherine Reiser1

F, #3050
     Catherine Reiser married Thomas Mock.1

Child of Catherine Reiser and Thomas Mock

Citations

  1. [S346] Ida Kirkland, "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers". Received copy from Ida Boyce. Hereinafter cited as "Boyce, Ida, Family History Papers."

John Burkhalter

M, #3054, b. circa 1762, d. 22 Mar 1861
Relationship
1st cousin 6 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     John Burkhalter was born circa 1762 in SC.1,2,3 He was the son of John Burkhalter.

John Burkhalter married Sarah Hardin on 29 May 1792 in Warrenton, Warren Co., GA.4 John Burkhalter was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1800 in Edgefield Dist., SC.5 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1820 in Warren Co., GA.6 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Marion Co., GA.7 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Buena Vista, Marion Co., GA.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Marion Co., GA.2

John Burkhalter died on 22 Mar 1861 in Marion Co., GA.8

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S350] Edward F. Hull, Early Records of Putnam Co., GA, 1807-1860 (Ashland, AL: E.F. Hull, 197-). Hereinafter cited as Early Records of Putnam Co., GA.
  4. [S1992] "Alabama, Surname Files Expanded, 1702–1981," Database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 6 Sep 2018), Citing Alabama Department of Archives and History. Public Information Subject Files. Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama, from The Phenix Citizen-Herald, Mar 29 1973, p. 251.
  5. [S627] US1800.
  6. [S595] US1820.
  7. [S285] US1840.
  8. [S2313] Southern Confederacy, Atlanta, GA, March 28, 1861, Image 2. Hereinafter cited as Southern Confederacy.