John W. Mays

M, #4189, b. circa 1830
     John W. Mays was born circa 1830 in GA.1 He was the son of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth. John W. Mays was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of James H. Mays Sr.1

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Mary J. Mays

F, #4190, b. circa 1831
     Mary J. Mays was born circa 1831 in GA.1 She was the daughter of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth.

Citations

  1. [S285] US1840.

Seaborn J. Mays

M, #4191, b. circa 1832
     Seaborn J. Mays was born circa 1832 in GA.1 He was the son of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth. Seaborn J. Mays was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of James H. Mays Sr.1

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Pernelia E. Mays

F, #4192, b. circa 1835
     Pernelia E. Mays was born circa 1835 in GA.1 She was the daughter of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth. Pernelia E. Mays was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of James H. Mays Sr.1

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Benjamin F. Mays

M, #4193, b. circa 1838
     Benjamin F. Mays was born circa 1838 in GA.1 He was the son of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth. Benjamin F. Mays was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of James H. Mays Sr.1

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Harriett Mays

F, #4194, b. circa 1840
     Harriett Mays was born circa 1840 in GA.1 She was the daughter of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth. Harriett Mays was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Monroe Co., GA, in the household of James H. Mays Sr.1

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Amanda E. Davis

F, #4195, b. circa 1832
     Amanda E. Davis was born circa 1832 in GA.1

Amanda E. Davis married James H. Mays Jr., son of James H. Mays Sr. and Elizabeth Wadsworth, on 3 Dec 1846 in Monroe Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S193] The New York Family History Center - LDS, compiler, Monroe Co. GA, Court of Ordinary, Marriages (Forsyth, GA: The New York Family History Center - LDS, 1958), Book B, page 20. Hereinafter cited as Monroe Co. GA, Court of Ordinary, Marriages.

Mary <...>

F, #4196
     Mary <...> married first ? Shofner before 1758.1 A contract for the marriage of Mary and Johann Peter Reeb was signed on 25 Sep 1779 in Mecklenburg Co., NC.1

In the will of Johann Peter Reeb, dated 12 Jun 1787 in Mecklenburg Co., NC, Mary <...> was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.2

Child of Mary <...> and ? Shofner

Citations

  1. [S721] John V. Rape and Nell Taylor Norvell, compiler, Reeb Roots in Europe and America (Baltimore, MD: Gateway Press, Inc., 1994), p. 48. Hereinafter cited as Reeb Roots.
  2. [S1919] "North Carolina, Probate Records, 1735-1970," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 22 Jun 2016), Citing county courthouses, North Carolina, Bk. F, p. 121-2, images 123-4.

William H. Chapman

M, #4197, b. 25 Nov 1872, d. 20 Apr 1925
     William H. Chapman was born on 25 Nov 1872 in PA.1,2 He was the son of Benjamin Franklin Chapman and Elizabeth Waters.

William H. Chapman married Mary S. Barlow, daughter of Emmett Virgil Barlow and Susan A. C. Burrow, on 9 Apr 1907 in Fulton Co., GA.3,4 William H. Chapman was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Fulton Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary S. Barlow, Emmett Virgil Barlow and Susan A. C. Burrow.4 William H. Chapman was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary S. Barlow and Susan A. C. Burrow (his wife, children, and mother-in-law.)5

William H. Chapman died on 20 Apr 1925 in Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA, at age 52 while in the Georgia Baptist Hospital.1,2 He was buried on 22 Apr 1925 in Hollywood Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, File No. 10977. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  2. [S1046] Cemetery Marker in Hollywood Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA (on Hollywood Rd (33.79250 -84.46640)).
  3. [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, Book O, 1907-1908, Page 120.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.

Nixon Lester1

M, #4198, d. before 5 May 1821
     Nixon Lester died before 5 May 1821 in Pulaski Co., GA.2 The orphans of Nixon Lester (Alfred J. Lester, Silas M. Lester and Nathan N. Lester) were successful drawers in the 1827 Georgia Land Lottery. They were living in Dooly Co., GA. The land was drawn in Coweta Co., Number 247, District 2.3

Children of Nixon Lester

Citations

  1. [S360] Alfred J. Lester & Amelia Barlow, Alfred J. Lester Family Bible (Philadelphia, PA, No. 121 Chestnut Street: M. Carey, 1816); Mrs. Ewin T. Davis. Hereinafter cited as Alfred J. Lester Family Bible.
  2. [S728] Kelly G. Vickers, "Vickers, Hardy, Family History Papers", 1996 (Toccoa, GA). From Pulaski Co. Administrators and Guardians Bonds, Dec 1810 – Mar 1825, 5 May 1821. Hereinafter cited as "Vickers, Hardy, Family History Papers."
  3. [S726] "Georgia Land Lottery, 1827," Transcriptions, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 Sep 2001), Citing State of Georgia. Recorder Office. Official Register of the Land Lottery of 1827. Milledgeville, GA: Grantland & Orme, 1827, 6th day's drawing-March 13, page 14.