Thomas J. Rawls

M, #3775, b. 1860, d. 24 Dec 1931
Relationship
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Thomas J. Rawls was born in 1860 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Rawls and Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell. Thomas J. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell. Thomas J. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.2

Thomas J. Rawls married Mattie E. King on 23 Oct 1895 in Ashley Co., AR.3

Thomas J. Rawls died on 24 Dec 1931 in Ashley Co., AR.1 He was buried in Rawls Cemetery, Ashley Co., AR.1

Citations

  1. [S1851] Cemetery Marker in Rawls Cemetery, Ashley Co., AR (South of Crossett, near Louisiana State line).
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S1334] Ancestry.com, Arkansas County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 (Original data: Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks).

Martha E. Rawls

F, #3776, b. 10 Jul 1862, d. 3 Apr 1933
Relationship
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Martha E. Rawls was born on 10 Jul 1862 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Joseph Rawls and Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell. Martha E. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell. Martha E. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.2

Martha E. Rawls married William Walter Carr, son of William A. Carr Sr. and Cynthia Mariah Walker, on 6 May 1886 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4 Martha E. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William Walter Carr.5 Martha E. Rawls was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Charles Walter Carr, Joseph R. Carr, James G. Carr, Goode Carr and Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell.

Mrs. M. E. Carr was listed as the nearest relative of Goode Carr on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.6 Martha E. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Charles Walter Carr.7 Martha E. Rawls was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Charles Walter Carr.8

Martha E. Rawls died on 3 Apr 1933 in Grady Co., GA, at age 70; the informant of the death was Goode Carr.9,1 Martha E. Rawls was buried on 3 Apr 1933 in Carr-Maxwell-Rawls Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.10,1

Children of Martha E. Rawls and William Walter Carr

Citations

  1. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 242; listed as unmarked. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p. 511.
  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/…), B-511.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order Number A337. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  7. [S681] US1920.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 33 8263 (6).
  10. [S169] Cemetery Marker in Carr-Maxwell-Rawls Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located SE of Calvary on Powell Farm in District 22, LL 29).

Mary C. Maxwell

F, #3777, b. 9 Nov 1849, d. 27 Oct 1913
Relationship
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Mary C. Maxwell was born on 9 Nov 1849 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of James George Maxwell and Molcy Butler. Mary C. Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.2 Mary C. Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.3 Mary C. Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.4

Mary C. Maxwell married William Alexander Carr Jr., son of William Walter Carr and Caroline Tucker, on 16 Feb 1888 in Decatur Co., GA.5 Mary C. Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William Alexander Carr Jr.6 Mary C. Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of William Alexander Carr Jr.7

Mary C. Maxwell died on 27 Oct 1913 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, at age 63 at her home, at 10 o'clock in the morning, after a long illness.8 She was buried on 28 Oct 1913 in Carr-Maxwell-Rawls Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.9,8 She was enumerated in the census of 1950 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.10

Citations

  1. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 242. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S497] US1870.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  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/…), B-584.
  6. [S555] US1900.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S788] The Cairo Messenger, Cairo, Grady Co., GA, Obituary of Mrs. W. A. Carr on Friday, October 31, 1913. Hereinafter cited as The Cairo Messenger.
  9. [S169] Cemetery Marker in Carr-Maxwell-Rawls Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located SE of Calvary on Powell Farm in District 22, LL 29).
  10. [S414] US1850.

Henry Overstreet Jr.

M, #3778, b. circa 1734/35, d. before 24 Sep 1794
Relationship
5th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     The family's move to Georgia may have been after Henry, Jr.'s birth. Henry Overstreet Jr. was born circa 1734/35 in Bertie Co., NC.1 He was the son of Henry Overstreet Sr. and Anne <...>. Alternatively, Henry Overstreet Jr. was born before 1739 in GA.2 He moved with his family to Ft. Augusta, Georgia Colony, before 1739.2

Henry Overstreet Jr. married Jane Braswell circa 1758 in Old Granville Co., SC.3

Henry Overstreet Jr. died before 24 Sep 1794 in GA.4

Children of Henry Overstreet Jr. and Jane Braswell

Child of Henry Overstreet Jr.

Citations

  1. [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). Hereinafter cited as Colonial Bertie County, NC Abstracts of deed books.
  2. [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.
  3. [S2347] "Lewis-Genealogy," Text, Lewis (http://lewis-genealogy.org/default.htm#a : accessed 26 Nov 2020), http://lewis-genealogy.org/genealogy/Campbell/…
  4. [S2348] General index to deeds and mortgages, [1794-1906]; deeds and mortgages, 1794-1910: Superior Court, Book A, Folio 39, FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as General index to deeds and mortgages, [1794-1906].
  5. [S2348] General index to deeds and mortgages, [1794-1906]: Georgia. Superior Court (Screven County), p. 50.

Henry Overstreet Sr.

M, #3779, d. after 1 Jan 1765
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 1746 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 Henry Overstreet Sr. was awarded land, as follows: 150 acres. This was an English Crown Grant.9

Henry Overstreet Sr. died after 1 Jan 1765.9

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.
  9. [S2439] Pat Bryant, English Crown Grants in St. George Parish in Georgia, 1755-1775 (Atlanta: State of Georgia, Surveyor-General Dept., 1974), p. 161. Hereinafter cited as English Crown Grants in St. George Parish in Georgia, 1755-1775.

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.2

Willie Gertrude Garr married William T. Scarbrough on 21 Dec 1898 in Monroe Co., GA.3 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,4 of 1910 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA,5 of 1920 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA,5 and of 1930, in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, all in the household of William T. Scarbrough (her husband.)6 Willie Gertrude Garr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Barnesville, Lamar Co., GA.7

Willie Gertrude Garr died on 15 Feb 1950 in Lamar Co., GA, at age 72.8,9 She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Barnesville, Lamar 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. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Monroe County Marriage Book, 1893 - 1907, p. 299.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [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.
  9. [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 Monroe Co., GA.1,2,3 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.4 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Michael Daniel Garr Sr.5

Martha Alberta Garr married William H. Phinazee on 7 Nov 1902.6 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Unionville, Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.7 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Unionville, Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.8 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Unionville, Lamar Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.9 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.10 Martha Alberta Garr was enumerated in the census of 1950 in Jackson, Butts Co., GA, in the household of William H. Phinazee.11

Martha Alberta Garr died on 25 Jan 1971 at age 91 with her residence as Jackson, Butts Co., GA.12,13 She was buried in Providence Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery, High Falls, Monroe Co., GA.13

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. [S809] Jackson Argus, Butts Co., GA, Jackson Progress-Argus, Issue of 28 January 1971. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Argus.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [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, Monroe Marriages, Book G, 1893-1907, p. 503.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S681] US1920.
  9. [S679] US1930.
  10. [S1399] US1940.
  11. [S2621] US1950.
  12. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  13. [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.