Henry Overstreet Sr.

M, #3779
Relationship
6th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     On 4 Aug 1723 Henry Overstreet Sr. purchased land in Bertie Co., NC, from Lord Carteret: 150 acres on the north side of Casay (Cashie) Swamp.1

Henry Overstreet Sr. married Anne <...> before 9 Nov 1724 where a deed refers to them as Henry and Anne Overstreet.2 Between 1724 and 1735 Henry Overstreet Sr. purchased land in Bertie Co., NC, and throughout this time he also sold land.3,4,5

The family moved to Ft. Augusta, Georgia Colony, before 1739, including Henry Overstreet Jr.6 In 1743 Henry, with a wife and 4 children, was listed as an inhabitant of Augusta, Georgia. He was still listed there at the end of 1746 on A List of Persons Who Went from Europe to Georgia on Their Own Account.7,8

Child of Henry Overstreet Sr. and Anne <...>

Citations

  1. [S2351] "North Carolina, U.S., Land Grant Files, 1693-1960," Images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 3 Dec 2020), Citing Original data:North Carolina Land Grants. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC, 1-927, Image 72.
  2. [S2346] Mary B. Bell, compiler, Colonial Bertie County, North Carolina Abstracts of deed books (Vol. 1-6) (Windsor, N.C.: Mary B. Bell and Edythe S. Dunstan, 1963-64), Book A, p. 300. Hereinafter cited as Colonial Bertie County, NC Abstracts of deed books.
  3. [S2352] Stephen E, Bradley and Mary Best Bell, compiler, The deeds of Bertie County, North Carolina (Keysville, VA: S. E. Bradley, 1992). Hereinafter cited as The deeds of Bertie County, North Carolina.
  4. [S2353] Edythe S. Dunstan, compiler, The Bertie index for courthouse records of Bertie County, North Carolina, 1720-1875: Deeds, land divisions, grants, abstracts of wills and marriage bonds (Windsor, NC: Edythe S. Dunstan, 1966). Hereinafter cited as The Bertie index for courthouse records of Bertie County, North Carolina, 1720-1875.
  5. [S2346] Mary B. Bell, Colonial Bertie County, NC Abstracts of deed books.
  6. [S2314] Original Papers, Correspondence, Trustees, General Oglethorpe and Others, Colonial Records of the State of Georgia (Atlanta, GA: Chas. P. Byrd), Vol. 22, Pt. 2, p. 245. Hereinafter cited as Colonial Records of the State of Georgia.
  7. [S2354] Charles C. Jones, Memorial history of Augusta, Georgia: From its settlement in 1735 to the close of the eighteenth century (1890; reprint Spartanburg, S. C. 29303: The Reprint Company, 1966), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Memorial history of Augusta, Georgia.
  8. [S2355] E. Merton Coulter, A list of the early settlers of Georgia (Athens, GA: Univ. of Georgia Press, 1949). Hereinafter cited as A list of the early settlers of Georgia.

Elizabeth <...>

F, #3780, b. circa 1840
     Elizabeth <...> was born circa 1840 in GA.1

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

Gathora Amanda Shepard

F, #3783, b. 14 Feb 1852, d. 22 May 1852
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Gathora Amanda Shepard was born on 14 Feb 1852 in Laurens Co., GA.1 She was the daughter of James Marshall Shepard and Mary Ann Higdon.

Gathora Amanda Shepard died on 22 May 1852 in Laurens Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S1024] James M. Shepard & Mary Ann Higdon, James M. Shepard Family Bible ; Present owner - family of Mrs. S. D. Braswell d/o Francis C. Shepard Fann (copy courtesy of Barbie Lee Murdock), Copy supplied by Mrs. Vaughn in Higdon Family Newsletter #33, Sept 1974, p. 2. Hereinafter cited as James M. Shepard Family Bible.

Willie Gertrude Garr

F, #3784, b. 11 Jan 1878, d. 15 Feb 1950
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Willie Gertrude Garr was born on 11 Jan 1878 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Michael Daniel Garr Sr. and Mary Jane Smith. Willie Gertrude Garr was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Michael Daniel Garr Sr.

Willie Gertrude Garr married William T. Scarbrough on 21 Dec 1898 in Monroe Co., GA.2 Alternatively, Willie Gertrude Garr married William T. Scarbrough on 22 Feb 1899.1

Willie Gertrude Garr was enumerated in the censuses of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA,3 of 1910 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA,4 of 1920 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA,4 and of 1930, in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, all in the household of William T. Scarbrough (her husband.)5 Willie Gertrude Garr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Barnesville, Lamar Co., GA.6

Willie Gertrude Garr died on 15 Feb 1950 in Lamar Co., GA, at age 72.7,8 She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Barnesville, Lamar Co., GA.8

Citations

  1. [S1112] Michael D. Garr Sr. and Mary Jane Smith, Michael D. Garr Family Bible ; Mrs. W. T. Scarbrough, Barnesville, Lamar Co., GA. Hereinafter cited as Michael D. Garr Family Bible.
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Monroe County Marriage Book, 1893 - 1907, p. 299.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [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 number 3298. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  8. [S1113] Cemetery Marker in Greenwood Cemetery, Barnesville, Lamar Co., GA (Greenwood St and Lamar St (33.05225 -84.16061)).

Martha Alberta Garr

F, #3785, b. 4 Aug 1879, d. 25 Jan 1971
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Martha Alberta Garr was born on 4 Aug 1879 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Michael Daniel Garr Sr. and Mary Jane Smith. Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Michael Daniel Garr Sr. Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Michael Daniel Garr Sr.3

Martha Alberta Garr married William H. Phinazee on 4 Nov 1902. Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Unionville, Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.4 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Unionville, Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.5 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Unionville, Lamar Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.6 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.7

Martha Alberta Garr died on 25 Jan 1971 at age 91 with her residence as Jackson, Butts Co., GA.8,9 She was buried in Providence Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery, High Falls, Monroe Co., GA.9

Citations

  1. [S1112] Michael D. Garr Sr. and Mary Jane Smith, Michael D. Garr Family Bible ; Mrs. W. T. Scarbrough, Barnesville, Lamar Co., GA. Hereinafter cited as Michael D. Garr Family Bible.
  2. [S555] US1900, says Jul 1879.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  9. [S1115] Cemetery Marker in Providence Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery, High Falls, Monroe Co., GA (4344 High Falls Rd. (33.18360 -84.01080)).

J. C. Smith

M, #3786, b. circa 1876
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     J. C. Smith was born circa 1876 in GA.1 He was the son of Wiley L. Smith and Sarah Frances Proctor. J. C. Smith was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Wiley L. Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

infant Smith

F, #3787, b. circa 1879
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Infant Smith was born circa 1879 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Wiley L. Smith and Sarah Frances Proctor. Infant Smith was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Wiley L. Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

William Henry Westbrook

M, #3789, b. 13 Dec 1808, d. 20 Jul 1890
     William Henry Westbrook was born on 13 Dec 1808 in NC. Alternatively, William Henry Westbrook was born in Sep 1806.1

William Henry Westbrook married Kitsey <...>. William Henry Westbrook was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Monroe Co., GA. He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Kitsey <...>, Greene Westbrook, Mary Elizabeth Westbrook and William Henry Westbrook. William Henry Westbrook was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Kitsey <...>, Mary Elizabeth Westbrook and William Henry Westbrook.

William Henry Westbrook was living in Monroe Co., GA, in 1864.2 William was a farmer. He signed the Qualified Voters list on 8 Jul 1867 in Monroe Co., GA.3 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Kitsey <...> and William Henry Westbrook. William Henry Westbrook was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Kitsey <...>.

William Henry Westbrook died on 20 Jul 1890 at age 81. He was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.4,5

Children of William Henry Westbrook and Kitsey <...>

Citations

  1. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, 1864 Census for Re-organizing the Georgia Militia (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c2000). Hereinafter cited as Georgia Militia.
  2. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, Georgia Militia, Age 57 yrs 3 mon.
  3. [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 632, Election District 22, page 27. Oath in Book 2, page 276.
  4. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  5. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).

Kitsey <...>

F, #3790, b. 13 Aug 1809, d. 7 Jan 1889
     Kitsey <...> was born on 13 Aug 1809 in GA.1

Kitsey <...> married William Henry Westbrook. Kitsey <...> was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook. Kitsey <...> was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook. Kitsey <...> was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook. Kitsey <...> was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Henry Westbrook.

Kitsey <...> died on 7 Jan 1889 at age 79. She was buried in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA.2,3

Children of Kitsey <...> and William Henry Westbrook

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.
  2. [S173] Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County, Georgia, a History (Forsyth, GA: Monroe Co. Historical Society, 1979). Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co., GA, a History.
  3. [S190] Cemetery Marker in Paran Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount, Monroe Co., GA (organized 1823, Blount, GA., Forsyth to Indian Springs Road, GA 42).

Gardner Briggs

M, #3791, b. 29 Dec 1809, d. 9 Oct 1890
     Gardner Briggs was born on 29 Dec 1809 in Fort Edward, Washington Co., NY.1,2,3,4 He was the son of George Briggs Sr. and Sarah 'Sally' Lawrence.

Gardner Briggs married Harriet A. Wales on 12 Nov 1839 in Seneca Hill, Oswego Co., NY.5

Gardner Briggs was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1850 in Volney, Oswego Co., NY, with others in the household: Harriet A. Wales, George Wales Briggs and Charles Briggs,6 of 1855 in Volney, Oswego Co., NY, with others in the household: Harriet A. Wales, George Wales Briggs and Charles Briggs,7 of 1860 in Volney, Oswego Co., NY, with others in the household: Harriet A. Wales, George Wales Briggs and Charles Briggs,8 of 1870 in Volney, Oswego Co., NY, with others in the household: Harriet A. Wales, George Wales Briggs, Eunice Morse and Charles Briggs,9 and of 1880 in Volney, Oswego Co., NY, with others in the household: Harriet A. Wales and Charles Briggs.10

Gardner Briggs died on 9 Oct 1890 in Seneca Hill, Oswego Co., NY, at age 80.11,5,3 He was buried in Gardner Briggs Farm Cemetery, Seneca Hill, Oswego Co., NY.5,12,13

His body was moved from Gardner Briggs Farm Cemetery to Riverview Cemetery.5

Children of Gardner Briggs and Harriet A. Wales

Citations

  1. [S713] John C. Churchill, editor, Landmarks of Oswego Co., NY (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., Publishers, 1895), Family Sketches - Volney. Hereinafter cited as Landmarks of Oswego Co., NY.
  2. [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). Hereinafter cited as Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony.
  3. [S311] Lilla Briggs Sampson, John Briggs of Newport and Portsmouth, RI and Descendants (New York, NY: Typewritten, 1926). Hereinafter cited as John Briggs of Newport and Portsmouth.
  4. [S516] NY1865.
  5. [S306] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow Clement Briggs of Plymouth Colony, p. 361.
  6. [S414] US1850.
  7. [S585] NY1855.
  8. [S402] US1860.
  9. [S497] US1870.
  10. [S496] US1880.
  11. [S354] Death Index, 1881-1951; New York State Birth Index, 1881-1926, Marriage Index, 1881-1951 and Death Index, 1881-1951; Microfiche Z140 (New York, NY: NARA Northeast Region), Document No. 39919.
  12. [S355] Cemetery Marker in Gardner Briggs Farm Cemetery, Seneca Hill, Oswego Co., NY.
  13. [S356] Cemetery Marker in Riverview Cemetery, Oswego Co., NY.