Odell Maxwell

M, #4893, b. 24 Jan 1924, d. 1 Feb 1924
Relationship
3rd cousin of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Odell Maxwell was born on 24 Jan 1924 in GA.1 He was the son of Malcolm Oliver Maxwell and Bessie Regina Harrison.

Odell Maxwell died on 1 Feb 1924 in Decatur Co., GA; the informant of the death was Malcolm Oliver Maxwell, his father.2 Odell Maxwell was buried on 1 Feb 1924 in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  2. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 11180.
  3. [S27] Cemetery Marker in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located at D19 LL374, west of Calvary. Take GA Hwy 111 S into Calvary. At caution light, turn right onto 1st Avenue. At 0.1 mile, turn right onto Old 179. At 0.1 mile, turn left onto Swamp Creek Road. At 0.3 mile, turn left onto Piedmont Road. Travel 0.4 mile. Cemetery is on right.); read by this compiler, 1992.

Sarah <...>

F, #4894
     Sarah <...> married William Henry Harrison, son of James Harrison and Pheriba (Feriby) Reynolds.1

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.

James Archebald Maxwell

M, #4895, b. 2 Nov 1922, d. 11 Jan 1923
Relationship
3rd cousin of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     James Archebald Maxwell was born on 2 Nov 1922 in Grady Co., GA.1 He was the son of Malcolm Oliver Maxwell and Bessie Regina Harrison.

James Archebald Maxwell died on 11 Jan 1923 in Grady Co., GA; the informant of the death was Malcolm Oliver Maxwell, his father.2 James Archebald Maxwell was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  2. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 2026.
  3. [S27] Cemetery Marker in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located at D19 LL374, west of Calvary. Take GA Hwy 111 S into Calvary. At caution light, turn right onto 1st Avenue. At 0.1 mile, turn right onto Old 179. At 0.1 mile, turn left onto Swamp Creek Road. At 0.3 mile, turn left onto Piedmont Road. Travel 0.4 mile. Cemetery is on right.); read by this compiler, 1992.

Charles H. Butler

M, #4896, b. 6 Nov 1841, d. 21 May 1921
     Charles H. Butler was born on 6 Nov 1841 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Jacob Butler and Mary Jane Herring. Charles H. Butler was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Jacob Butler.3 Charles H. Butler was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Mary Jane Herring (his mother.)4

Charles H. Butler served in the CSA, in Company A, 59th Georgia Infantry.5

Charles H. Butler married Mary Kersey.

Charles H. Butler died on 21 May 1921 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, at age 79.6 He was buried in Butler Family Cemetery, Concord, Gadsden Co., FL.7,1

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  2. [S8] Eustus Howard Hayes, Gadsden County, Florida, Tomb Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), has birth date as 19 Nov 1841. Hereinafter cited as Gadsden Co., FL, Tomb Index.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S402] US1860.
  5. [S756] (Original data: National Archives and Records Administration), Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (National Park Service (NPS)).
  6. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 11216.
  7. [S860] Cemetery Marker in Butler Family Cemetery (Gadsden #5), Concord, Gadsden Co., FL (Located between Calvary, GA and Concord, FL on CR157a (30.68610 -84.33390)).

Mary Kersey

F, #4897, b. 18 Jul 1844, d. 14 Jan 1929
     Mary Kersey was born on 18 Jul 1844.1

Mary Kersey married Charles H. Butler, son of Jacob Butler and Mary Jane Herring.

Mary Kersey died on 14 Jan 1929 at age 84.1 She was buried in Butler Family Cemetery, Concord, Gadsden Co., FL.2

Citations

  1. [S8] Eustus Howard Hayes, Gadsden County, Florida, Tomb Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Gadsden Co., FL, Tomb Index.
  2. [S860] Cemetery Marker in Butler Family Cemetery (Gadsden #5), Concord, Gadsden Co., FL (Located between Calvary, GA and Concord, FL on CR157a (30.68610 -84.33390)).

John Sapp1

M, #4898
     John Sapp married Nancy Rackley.1

Child of John Sapp and Nancy Rackley

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.

Nancy Rackley1

F, #4899
     Nancy Rackley married John Sapp.1

Child of Nancy Rackley and John Sapp

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.

Infant Darsey1

M, #4900, b. 9 Mar 1927, d. 9 Mar 1927
     Infant Darsey died on 9 Mar 1927 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA; the informant of the death was Joseph Brown Darsey, his father.2 Infant Darsey was born on 9 Mar 1927 in Grady Co., GA.1 Infant Darsey was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.3,1 He was the son of Joseph Brown Darsey and Vivian Davis.1

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  2. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 6233.
  3. [S27] Cemetery Marker in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located at D19 LL374, west of Calvary. Take GA Hwy 111 S into Calvary. At caution light, turn right onto 1st Avenue. At 0.1 mile, turn right onto Old 179. At 0.1 mile, turn left onto Swamp Creek Road. At 0.3 mile, turn left onto Piedmont Road. Travel 0.4 mile. Cemetery is on right.); read by this compiler, 1992.

Lela M. Taylor1

F, #4901, b. Nov 1875, d. 5 Dec 1923
     Lela M. Taylor was born in Nov 1875 in GA.1 She was the daughter of George F. Taylor and Sarah Cox.1 Lela M. Taylor was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Mitchell Co., GA, in the household of George F. Taylor (her father.)2

Lela M. Taylor married Jesse Oscar Darsey, son of John Franklin Darsey Sr. and Elizabeth Miriam Darsey, on 10 Jan 1894 in Mitchell Co., GA.3,1 Lela M. Taylor was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Jesse Oscar Darsey.4 Lela M. Taylor was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Jesse Oscar Darsey.5 Lela M. Taylor was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Jesse Oscar Darsey.6

Lela M. Taylor died on 5 Dec 1923 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, at age 48; the informant of the death was Herman R. Darsey, her son.7 Lela M. Taylor was buried in Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.1,8

Child of Lela M. Taylor and Jesse Oscar Darsey

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Mitchell County Marriage Book, 1887 - 1903, p. 78.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 35546.
  8. [S212] Cemetery Marker in Cairo City Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.

Herman R. Darsey

M, #4902, b. 8 Oct 1896, d. 6 Jun 1969
     Herman R. Darsey was born on 8 Oct 1896 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA.1,2,3 He was the son of Jesse Oscar Darsey and Lela M. Taylor. Herman R. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Jesse Oscar Darsey.4 Herman R. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Jesse Oscar Darsey.5

Herman R. Darsey began military service on 10 Mar 1917 in Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa Co., GA, while his residence was Cairo, Grady Co., GA.6 His military service ended on 21 Apr 1920.7

In 1923, Herman R. Darsey was the informant of the death of his mother, Lela M. Taylor.8

Herman R. Darsey married Bessie M. Stokes circa 1924.9 Herman R. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Middlesex Co., NJ, with others in the household: Bessie M. Stokes (his wife and daughter.)10 Herman R. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Linden, Union Co., NJ, with others in the household: Bessie M. Stokes and Jesse Oscar Darsey (his wife, daughter, and his father.)11

The fourth draft registration for World War II was for men born between April 28, 1877 and February 16, 1897. Herman R. Darsey filled out a draft card on 27 Apr 1942 in Linden, Union Co., NJ. He was 5'5", 148 lb., with blue eyes, gray hair, and light complexion. He was self employed at Railway Mail Service Dist. and living in Linden, NJ.12

He and Bessie M. Stokes were divorced in 1952 in Dade Co., FL.13

Herman R. Darsey married Bertha Lee Powell in Mar 1954 in Jefferson Co., AL.14

Herman R. Darsey and Bertha Lee were living in Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL, between 1957 and 1960, where they were listed in the city directories.15

Herman R. Darsey died on 6 Jun 1969 at age 72 while living in Pleasant Grove, Jefferson Co., AL.1,16 He was buried in Valhalla Cemetery, Midfield, Jefferson Co., AL.16

Citations

  1. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  2. [S874] "WWI Service Cards"; Florida Memory Project; unknown repository address, No. 2,165,741. Age 20 6/12 on 10 Mar 1917, meaning he would have been born Sep 1896. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Service Cards."
  3. [S555] US1900, has Nov 1895.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S874] "WWI Service Cards",
    10 Mar 1917 Co M 42 Inf
    13 Aug 1918 COTS TC Camp Lee VA
    13 Jan 1919 Co F 62 Inf
    08 Oct 1919 Co G 50 Inf
    Overseas-18 Oct 1919 - 18 Apr 1920
    21 Apr 1920 Discharge.
  7. [S874] "WWI Service Cards."
  8. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Certificate 35546. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  9. [S676] IRS Treasury Dept., Social Security Application (n.pub.), for Miriam R. Darsey, where she names her parents.
  10. [S679] US1930.
  11. [S1399] US1940.
  12. [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. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  13. [S371] Jacksonville, FL, Florida Divorce Index, 1927-2001, from original data: Florida Department of Health, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, Vol. 570, Page 259. Hereinafter cited as Florida Divorce Index.
  14. [S833] Ancestry.com http://www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marriage Index, 1800-1969 (Original data: Alabama Center for Health Statistics, 1936-1969; Early American Marriages: 1800 to 1825).
  15. [S2032] Polk's Birmingham Directory (Birmingham, Alabama: R. L. Polk & Co.),
    1957 Darsey Herman R (Bertha O) agt Home Ins h909 4th W, p. 248
    Darsey Bertha P Mrs slswn M Sellers Co h909 4th W
    1960 Darsey Herman R (Bertha P) mn M Sellers Co h909 4th W, p. 308
    Darsey Bertha P Mrs slswn M Sellers Co h909 4th W
    . Hereinafter cited as Polk's Birmingham Directory.
  16. [S2052] Cemetery Marker in Valhalla Cemetery, Midfield, Jefferson Co., AL.