Abbie Cornelia Herring1,2

F, #358, b. 22 Jun 1890, d. 25 Apr 1975
Relationship
4th cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Abbie Cornelia Herring was born on 22 Jun 1890.3,4 She was the daughter of Joseph Herring and Molcy Rawls. Abbie Cornelia Herring was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Herring.5 Abbie Cornelia Herring was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Herring.6 Abbie Cornelia Herring was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Herring.

Abbie Cornelia Herring married Richard Walter Gainey circa 1928.7,8 Abbie Cornelia Herring was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Richard Walter Gainey.8 Abbie Cornelia Herring was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Richard Walter Gainey.9

Abbie Cornelia Herring was widowed on 17 Mar 1965.3

Abbie Cornelia Herring died on 25 Apr 1975 at age 84.3,4 She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.10,3

Citations

  1. [S48] Obituary of Mattie Herring, The Cairo Messenger, Cairo, GA, 14 Apr 1961. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Mattie Herring.
  2. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 117. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  3. [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. 173. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  4. [S168] Marilee Gerrell Butler, Book of Butlers Jacob Butler of Sampson Co NC & Decatur Co (POBox 105, Calvary GA 31729: Marilee Gerrell Butler, 1985), p. 166. Hereinafter cited as Book of Butlers Jacob Butler.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 85, 117.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S1202] Cemetery Marker in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA (US84 & 20th St. NE (30.88030 -84.18810)).

Richard Walter Gainey1,2

M, #363, b. 28 Feb 1882, d. 17 Mar 1965
     Richard Walter Gainey was born on 28 Feb 1882.3

Richard Walter Gainey married first Hattie Simpson, daughter of Edgar A. Simpson Sr and Sarah J. Jones.4 Richard Walter Gainey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Hattie Simpson.

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. Richard Walter Gainey filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was tall, of medium build, with gray eyes and black hair. He was farming in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. Hattie Simpson was listed as his nearest relative.5 Richard Walter Gainey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Hattie Simpson and Susie Gainey.6

Richard Walter Gainey was widowed on 2 Apr 1926.7

Richard's second marriage was to Abbie Cornelia Herring, daughter of Joseph Herring and Molcy Rawls, circa 1928.8,9 Richard Walter Gainey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Abbie Cornelia Herring and Susie Gainey.9 Richard Walter Gainey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Abbie Cornelia Herring.10

Richard Walter Gainey died on 17 Mar 1965 at age 83.3 He was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.11,3

Child of Richard Walter Gainey and Hattie Simpson

Citations

  1. [S48] Obituary of Mattie Herring, The Cairo Messenger, Cairo, GA, 14 Apr 1961. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Mattie Herring.
  2. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 117. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  3. [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. 173. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  4. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 85.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial Number 753, Order Number A1332. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S787] Submitted by Christine Burton and Patty Goodson, Grady Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/cemeteries.html).
  8. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 85, 117.
  9. [S679] US1930.
  10. [S1399] US1940.
  11. [S1202] Cemetery Marker in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA (US84 & 20th St. NE (30.88030 -84.18810)).

Ardell Bell

M, #364, d. 20 Nov 1944
     Ardell Bell died on 20 Nov 1944 in Germany.1

Citations

  1. [S390] Unknown author, Died in WW II (n.pub.).

Delmar C. Hare

M, #366
     Delmar C. Hare married Annie Rebecca McNair, daughter of Samuel G. W. McNair and Elizabeth Ann Butler, on 16 Apr 1903 in Decatur Co., GA.1 Delmar C. Hare was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Hattie McNair (his sister-in-law.)2

Citations

  1. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), D512, p. 117. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  2. [S663] US1910.

Olga Adelle Funderburk

F, #368, b. 3 Sep 1894, d. 22 Aug 1985
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     Olga Adelle Funderburk was born on 3 Sep 1894.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk and Lula Adel Moseley. Olga Adelle Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Donalsonville, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk. Olga Adelle Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk. Olga Adelle Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Donalsonville, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk.3

Olga Adelle Funderburk married first John Hunter Hines Sr. on 11 Feb 1921 in Coweta Co., GA.4

Olga Adelle Funderburk was widowed on 10 Dec 1927 in Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA.5 She was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA, in the household of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk.6

Olga's second marriage was to Dr. Edwin C. Smart, son of Albert L. Smart and Mollie Cotton, after 1930. Olga Adelle Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Jakin, Early Co., GA, in the household of Dr. Edwin C. Smart.7

Olga Adelle Funderburk died on 22 Aug 1985 in Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA, at age 90.8,1 She was buried in Friendship Cemetery, Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA.9,10 Her estate was probated on 9 Sep 1985 in Seminole Co., GA.11

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 279. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 156. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [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 N, 1899-1923, Page 527.
  5. [S147] Cemetery Marker in Friendship Cemetery, Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA (Friendship Avenue and Crawford Street, Donalsonville. As listed in "Cornerstone of Georgia Seminole County").
  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 No. 29111. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  9. [S147] Cemetery Marker in Friendship Cemetery, Old Section, Section E, 5th to 6th road N.
  10. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co., p. 545.
  11. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co., p. 466. Will dated 21 Oct 1982-Reference IX-49.

John Hunter Hines Sr.

M, #369, b. 14 Aug 1895, d. 10 Dec 1927
     John Hunter Hines Sr. was born on 14 Aug 1895 in Meriwether Co., GA.1,2,3

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. John Hunter Hines Sr. filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Moreland, Coweta Co., GA. He was of medium height, of unspecified build, with gray eyes and black hair. He was single and living in Moreland. A. C. Dorn signed as Registrar.4 John was an electrician at the Master Electric Plumbing Company in Columbus, Muscogee Co., GA.5

John Hunter Hines Sr. married Olga Adelle Funderburk, daughter of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk and Lula Adel Moseley, on 11 Feb 1921 in Coweta Co., GA.6

John Hunter Hines Sr. died on 10 Dec 1927 at age 32.7 He was buried in Friendship Cemetery, Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA.7

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 279. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 254 both have 1895. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, adds birth location. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 3.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  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, Book N, 1899-1923, Page 527.
  7. [S147] Cemetery Marker in Friendship Cemetery, Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA (Friendship Avenue and Crawford Street, Donalsonville. As listed in "Cornerstone of Georgia Seminole County").

Dr. Edwin C. Smart

M, #371, b. 4 Nov 1887, d. 16 Sep 1967
     Dr. Edwin C. Smart was born on 4 Nov 1887 in Clio, Barbour Co., AL.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Albert L. Smart and Mollie Cotton. Dr. Edwin C. Smart was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Dothan, Henry Co., AL, in the household of Mollie Cotton.5 Dr. Edwin C. Smart was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Dothan, Houston Co., AL, in the household of Mollie Cotton.6

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Dr. Edwin C. Smart filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Houston Co., AL. He was of medium height, of medium build, with blue eyes and black hair. He was a salesman for the Southern Drug Mfg Co. of Jacksonville, FL, and he was living in Dothan, AL.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Dothan, Houston Co., AL, in the household of Mollie Cotton (his mother.)7 Dr. Edwin C. Smart was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Jakin, Early Co., GA, in the household of Mollie Cotton (his mother.)8

Dr. Edwin C. Smart married Olga Adelle Funderburk, daughter of Robert Sample Boregard Funderburk and Lula Adel Moseley, after 1930. Dr. Edwin C. Smart was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Jakin, Early Co., GA, with others in the household: Olga Adelle Funderburk.4

Dr. Edwin C. Smart died on 16 Sep 1967 in Seminole Co., GA, at age 79.9,2 He was buried in Dothan City Cemetery, Dothan, Houston Co., AL.10

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, No. 55. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 280. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  3. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 254. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S681] US1920.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [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. 28753. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  10. [S977] Cemetery Marker in Dothan City Cemetery, Dothan, Houston Co., AL (311319N     0852240W).

Robert Martin Darsey

M, #374, b. 4 Aug 1879, d. 27 Nov 1972
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Robert Martin Darsey was born on 4 Aug 1879 in FL.1,2 He was the son of Joseph H. Darsey and Sarah Elizabeth McNair. Robert Martin Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Robert Martin Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Robert Martin Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Robert Martin Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Robert Martin Darsey married Cora Iver Pound on 26 Nov 1913 in Decatur Co., GA.3

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. Robert Martin Darsey filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was of medium height, of slender build, with gray eyes and black hair. He was living in Calvary. Geo. G. Thomas signed as Registrar. Cora Iver Pound was listed as his nearest relative.4 Robert was a self-employed farmer in Calvary, Grady Co., GA.2 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Cora Iver Pound and Janie M. Darsey. Robert Martin Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, with others in the household: Cora Iver Pound and Janie M. Darsey.5 Robert Martin Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Amsterdam, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Cora Iver Pound.6

Robert Martin Darsey died on 27 Nov 1972 at age 93. His last residence was in Attapulgus, Decatur Co., GA.7,8 He was buried in Attapulgus Presbyterian Cemetery, Attapulgus, Decatur Co., GA.9

Child of Robert Martin Darsey and Cora Iver Pound

Citations

  1. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.
  2. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  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/…), E-531.
  4. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. A461.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  8. [S1064] Cemetery Marker in Attapulgus Presbyterian Cemetery (E. Griffin Ave. and SR241 (30.74889 -84.48389)).
  9. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).

James LeRoy Darsey1

M, #375, b. 26 Feb 1881, d. 17 Dec 1956
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     James LeRoy Darsey was born on 26 Feb 1881 in FL.1 He was the son of Joseph H. Darsey and Sarah Elizabeth McNair. James LeRoy Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. James was a farm laborer. He was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

James LeRoy Darsey married Bertha "Effie" Chase on 5 Dec 1912 in Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA.2

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. James LeRoy Darsey filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL. He was of medium height, of stout build, with dark eyes and dark hair. His home was in Concord, FL. He was working at Big Construction Iron Works, 37 West St., New York, NY. J. R. Long was the Registrar. Effie Darsey was listed as his nearest relative.3 James LeRoy Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Bertha "Effie" Chase. James LeRoy Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Bertha "Effie" Chase.4 James LeRoy Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Bertha "Effie" Chase.5

James LeRoy Darsey died on 17 Dec 1956 in Gadsden Co., FL, at age 75.6,7

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S171] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, compiler, "Ancestral File - LDS", Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestral File - LDS."
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number 407.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [S361] Death Registration from original data: State of Florida. Florida Death Index,1877-1998, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.
  7. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.

Samuel Alexander Darsey

M, #376, b. 8 Apr 1883, d. 25 May 1902
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Samuel Alexander Darsey was born on 8 Apr 1883.1 He was the son of Joseph H. Darsey and Sarah Elizabeth McNair. Alternatively, Samuel Alexander Darsey was born on 8 Apr 1884 in FL.2 Samuel was a farmer. He was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Samuel Alexander Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Samuel Alexander Darsey died on 25 May 1902 at age 19.1,2 He was buried in Darsey-Maxwell Cemetery, McRaeville, Decatur Co., GA.3

Citations

  1. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.
  2. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  3. [S50] Cemetery Marker in Darsey-Maxwell Cemetery (located near McRaeville; at junction of Hwy 27 and 262, go west on Hwy 27 for 1.1 miles; turn south on dirt road, go .4 miles and take the right fork; go another .4 miles, turn right at fork of road, then go .1 mile on dim road (31.60060 -84.19470)).