John Lorenzo Hodges

M, #4292, b. 5 Jan 1885, d. 13 Nov 1964
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     John Lorenzo Hodges was born on 5 Jan 1885 in Perry, Houston Co., GA.1,2,3 He was the son of John Hicks Hodges and Catherine Victoria Norwood. John Lorenzo Hodges was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Perry, Houston Co., GA, in the household of John Hicks Hodges.4

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. John Lorenzo Hodges filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Perry, Houston Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with brown eyes and black hair. He was a self-employed publisher and living in Perry, Houston Co., GA.5 He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Perry, Houston Co., GA, in the household of John Hicks Hodges.6

John Lorenzo Hodges married Ruby Couch on 1 May 1924.7,3,8 John Lorenzo Hodges was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Perry, Houston Co., GA, with others in the household: Ruby Couch.8

In the will of Catherine Victoria Norwood, dated 30 Sep 1936 in Houston Co., GA, John Lorenzo Hodges, her son, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.9 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Perry, Houston Co., GA, with others in the household: Ruby Couch.10

John Lorenzo Hodges died on 13 Nov 1964 in Perry, Houston Co., GA, at age 79.11,2,3 He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Perry, Houston Co., GA.2,3

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S238] Cemetery Marker in Evergreen Cemetery, Perry, Houston Co., GA (located past the Court House on Main St., Perry, GA), 1978.
  3. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 69, Article 261. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Serial No. 194, Order Number 191.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S891] The Constitution, Atlanta, GA, Issue of 13 Apr 1924, Sun, Page 49
    . Hereinafter cited as The Atlanta Constitution.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S2509] "Georgia, Houston County, Probate Records, 1824-1958," Images, Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Houston County) (familysearch.org : accessed 27 Oct5 Nov 2021), Wills, v. D, 1911-1958, p. 267-8.
  10. [S1399] US1940.
  11. [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. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

John Killen

M, #4293, b. 29 Feb 1788, d. 6 Jun 1871
     John Killen was born on 29 Feb 1788 in Fayetteville, Cumberland Co., NC.1

John Killen married Louisa Parrott on 28 Feb 1822.2,1

John Killen died on 6 Jun 1871 at age 83.2

Children of John Killen and Louisa Parrott

Citations

  1. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.
  2. [S802] John Killen & Louisa Parrott/John Killen & Margaret Shine, John Killen Family Bible , Microfilm at Georgia Department of Archives and History in Atlanta, GA. Hereinafter cited as John Killen Family Bible.

Louisa Parrott

F, #4294
     Louisa Parrott married John Killen on 28 Feb 1822.1,2

Children of Louisa Parrott and John Killen

Citations

  1. [S802] John Killen & Louisa Parrott/John Killen & Margaret Shine, John Killen Family Bible , Microfilm at Georgia Department of Archives and History in Atlanta, GA. Hereinafter cited as John Killen Family Bible.
  2. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.

John N. Killen

M, #4295, b. 1845, d. 29 Nov 1877
     John N. Killen was born in 1845.1 He was the son of Samuel Doddridge Killen and Sophia Ann Baskin. John N. Killen was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Houston Co., GA, in the household of Samuel Doddridge Killen. John N. Killen was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Houston Co., GA, in the household of Samuel Doddridge Killen.

John N. Killen married Annie M. <...> circa 1867.

John N. Killen died on 29 Nov 1877 in Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., AR.1

Citations

  1. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.

Dollie Killen

F, #4296, b. 1857
     Dollie Killen was born in 1857.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Doddridge Killen and Sophia Ann Baskin. Dollie Killen was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Houston Co., GA, in the household of Samuel Doddridge Killen.

Citations

  1. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.

Sidney Killen

M, #4297, b. 1825, d. 28 Dec 1903
     Sidney Killen was born in 1825 in Darlington Dist., SC.1 He was the son of John Killen and Louisa Parrott.

Sidney Killen died on 28 Dec 1903 in Minden, Webster Parish, LA.1

Citations

  1. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.

Theodore N. Killen

M, #4298, b. 11 Nov 1827
     Theodore N. Killen was born on 11 Nov 1827 in SC.1 He was the son of John Killen and Louisa Parrott.

Citations

  1. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.

James Madison Killen

M, #4299, b. 1830, d. 7 Oct 1907
     James Madison Killen was born in 1830.1 He was the son of John Killen and Louisa Parrott.

James Madison Killen died on 7 Oct 1907.1

Citations

  1. [S771] Inc. Houston County Historical Book Committee and County Heritage, The Heritage of Houston County Georgia (Waynesville, NC: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc. (County Heritage, Inc.), 2001), p. 77, Article 299. Hereinafter cited as The Heritage of Houston Co. GA.

Samuel Ridgeway

M, #4300, b. 28 Dec 1800, d. 6 Jan 1884
     Samuel Ridgeway was born on 28 Dec 1800.1,2

Samuel Ridgeway married first Charlotta <...> circa 1825 in Elbert Co., GA.2

Samuel Ridgeway moved to Butts Co., GA, circa 1828. They were among the first settlers of the county.2

Samuel's second marriage was to Mahala A. Barlow, daughter of Richard Barlow and Martha Hollingsworth, on 31 May 1863 in Butts Co., GA.3 Samuel Ridgeway was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Indian Spring, Butts Co., GA, with others in the household: Mahala A. Barlow, George R. Ridgeway and James R. Morris.4 Samuel Ridgeway was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Butts Co., GA, with others in the household: Mahala A. Barlow, James R. Morris and George R. Ridgeway.5

Samuel Ridgeway died on 6 Jan 1884 in Butts Co., GA, at age 83.1,2 He was buried in Fellowship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Jackson, Butts Co., GA.1

Child of Samuel Ridgeway and Mahala A. Barlow

Citations

  1. [S1088] Cemetery Marker in Fellowship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Jackson, Butts Co., GA (West on SR16 6.1 miles to Joe Lane Road, left for 1.4 miles to Kinard Mill Road, right .5 miles to cemetery (approximately 33.25 -84.06)).
  2. [S196] Rosa Thornton Lane, History of Butts County (Atlanta, GA: Dept. of Archives & History, 1935), p. 623. Hereinafter cited as History of Butts County.
  3. [S196] Rosa Thornton Lane, History of Butts County, p. 624.
  4. [S497] US1870.
  5. [S496] US1880.

Charlotta <...>

F, #4301, b. 22 May 1808, d. 5 Nov 1862
     Charlotta <...> was born on 22 May 1808.1

Charlotta <...> married Samuel Ridgeway circa 1825 in Elbert Co., GA.1

Charlotta <...> died on 5 Nov 1862 in Butts Co., GA, at age 54.1

Citations

  1. [S196] Rosa Thornton Lane, History of Butts County (Atlanta, GA: Dept. of Archives & History, 1935), p. 623. Hereinafter cited as History of Butts County.