Kedar M. Herring

M, #4021, b. 19 Jul 1891, d. 16 Sep 1946
Relationship
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Kedar M. Herring was born on 19 Jul 1891 in Cairo, Thomas Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of Patrick Henry Herring and Margaret A. Maxwell. Kedar M. Herring was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Patrick Henry Herring. Kedar M. Herring was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Patrick Henry Herring.3

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Kedar M. Herring filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Bakersfield, Kern Co., CA. He was of medium height, of stout build, with blue eyes and brown hair. He was a chauffer for Standard Oil Co. and living at 728 Monterey, Bakersfield. He was single.1

Kedar M. Herring married Margaret Essie Wilkinson on 1 Nov 1919 in Bakersfield, Kern Co., CA.4,5 Kedar M. Herring was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Bakersfield, Kern Co., CA, with others in the household: Margaret Essie Wilkinson.6 Kedar M. Herring was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Kern Co., CA, with others in the household: Margaret Essie Wilkinson.5 Kedar M. Herring was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles Co., CA, with others in the household: Margaret Essie Wilkinson.7

The fourth draft registration for World War II was for men born between April 28, 1877 and February 16, 1897. Kedar M. Herring filled out a draft card circa 1941 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA. He was 5'8", 160, with blue eyes, brown hair, and light complexion. He worked for R. J. Thompson Trucking Co. in Los Angeles, and was living in Santa Monica, CA.8

Kedar M. Herring died on 16 Sep 1946 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 55.9

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Form 1 ??, No. 6671. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S2111] The Daily Californian, Bakersfield, Kern Co., CA, Nov 1 1919. Hereinafter cited as The Daily Californian.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [S1082] "World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Original data: U. S. Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Several Registrations. NARA; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT, Serial Number U1168. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  9. [S867] Death Registration from original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics (2000), Ancestry.com, Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.

Sarah Jane Shepard

F, #4022, b. 29 May 1843, d. 25 Nov 1913
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Sarah Jane Shepard was born on 29 May 1843 in Laurens Co., GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of James Marshall Shepard and Mary Ann Higdon. Sarah Jane Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard. Sarah Jane Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard.

Sarah Jane Shepard married Ebenezer T. Alligood, son of Hardy Alligood, on 7 Feb 1861 in Laurens Co., GA.4 Sarah Jane Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of Ebenezer T. Alligood.5 Sarah Jane Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Cooke Co., TX, in the household of Ebenezer T. Alligood.6 Sarah Jane Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Cooke Co., TX, in the household of Ebenezer T. Alligood.7

Sarah Jane Shepard died on 25 Nov 1913 in TX at age 70.2 She was buried in Era Cemetery, Era, Cooke Co., TX.2

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.
  2. [S1367] Cemetery Marker in Era Cemetery, Era, Cooke Co., TX (Cemetery Rd (CR387) off Farm to Market 922 (33.50190 -97.28670)).
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Laurens County Marriage Book, 1853 - 1871, page 105.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S555] US1900.
  7. [S663] US1910.

Nancy Amanda Shepard

F, #4023, b. 14 Feb 1852, d. 4 Oct 1864
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Nancy Amanda Shepard was born on 14 Feb 1852 in Laurens Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of James Marshall Shepard and Mary Ann Higdon. Nancy Amanda Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard.

Nancy Amanda Shepard died on 4 Oct 1864 in Laurens Co., GA, at age 12.1

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.
  2. [S402] US1860.

Laura C. Shepard

F, #4024, b. 4 Oct 1854, d. 30 Jan 1951
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Laura C. Shepard was born on 4 Oct 1854 in Laurens Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of James Marshall Shepard and Mary Ann Higdon. Laura C. Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard. Laura C. Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard.

Laura C. Shepard married John E. Swymer on 29 Nov 1877 in Laurens Co., GA.3 Laura C. Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Hampton's Mill, Laurens Co., GA, in the household of John E. Swymer.4

Laura C. Shepard was widowed on 15 Sep 1889.5

Laura C. Shepard married John T. Rowland on 4 Feb 1894 in Laurens Co., GA.6 Laura C. Shepard was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Hampton's Mill, Laurens Co., GA.7

Laura C. Shepard died on 30 Jan 1951 in Laurens Co., GA, at age 96.8,9 She was buried in Mount Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery, Dexter, Laurens Co., GA.10

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.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Laurens County Marriage Book, 1870 - 1879, page 260.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S2205] Cemetery Marker in Rhine City Cemetery, Rhine, Dodge Co., GA.
  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, Laurens, Marriages, Book L, 1892-1906, p. 61.
  7. [S555] US1900.
  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 No. 1450. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  9. [S1319] Cemetery Marker in Mount Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery, Dexter, Laurens Co., GA, Tombstone has 31 Jan 1951.
  10. [S1319] Cemetery Marker in Mount Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery.

William H. Shepard

M, #4025, b. 22 Apr 1861
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     William H. Shepard was born on 22 Apr 1861 in Laurens Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of James Marshall Shepard and Mary Ann Higdon. William H. Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard.

William H. Shepard married Mary <...>.3 William H. Shepard was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of James Marshall Shepard.

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.
  2. [S497] US1870.
  3. [S496] US1880.

Mary <...>

F, #4026, b. circa 1863
     Mary <...> was born circa 1863 in GA.1

Mary <...> married William H. Shepard, son of James Marshall Shepard and Mary Ann Higdon.1

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.

William Scarbrough

M, #4027, b. circa 1816
     William Scarbrough was born circa 1816 in NC.1

William Scarbrough married Martha <...>. William Scarbrough was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, with others in the household: Martha <...> and Sarah Scarbrough.

Child of William Scarbrough and Martha <...>

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.

Martha <...>

F, #4028, b. circa 1818
     Martha <...> was born circa 1818 in GA.1

Martha <...> married William Scarbrough. Martha <...> was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of William Scarbrough.

Child of Martha <...> and William Scarbrough

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.

Mary L. Hobbs

F, #4029, b. 20 Jul 1832, d. 20 Jun 1851
     Mary L. Hobbs was born on 20 Jul 1832 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Solomon Hobbs and Melinda Davis. Mary L. Hobbs was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Solomon Hobbs.

Mary L. Hobbs died on 20 Jun 1851 at age 18.1

Citations

  1. [S2120] "Bible Record Solomon Hobbs," Transcription, Mary ("Levy") Holder Flynt (http://www.usgennet.org/usa/fl/county/seminole/Geneva/… : accessed 16 Feb 2019), Citing Geneva Historical & Genealogical Society.
  2. [S414] US1850.

Martha Hobbs

F, #4030, b. 15 Apr 1833, d. 9 Jul 1862
     Martha Hobbs was born on 15 Apr 1833 in GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Solomon Hobbs and Melinda Davis. Martha Hobbs was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Solomon Hobbs. Martha Hobbs was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of Solomon Hobbs.

Martha Hobbs died on 9 Jul 1862 at age 29.1

Citations

  1. [S2120] "Bible Record Solomon Hobbs," Transcription, Mary ("Levy") Holder Flynt (http://www.usgennet.org/usa/fl/county/seminole/Geneva/… : accessed 16 Feb 2019), Citing Geneva Historical & Genealogical Society.
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S402] US1860.