Boston Burns

M, #5162, b. 6 Jun 1877, d. 13 Aug 1949
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Boston Burns was born on 6 Jun 1877 in FL.1,2 He was the son of Michael Burns and Elizabeth Geddie. Boston Burns was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Michael Burns.3 Boston Burns was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Elizabeth Geddie.2 Boston Burns was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Alexander B. Burns (his brother.)4 Boston Burns was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Alexander B. Burns.5 Boston Burns was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Springhill, Leon Co., FL, in the household of Alexander B. Burns.6 Boston Burns was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Springhill, Leon Co., FL.7 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Leon Co., FL.8 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.9

Boston Burns died on 13 Aug 1949 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, at age 72.1,10,11 He was buried on 15 Aug 1949 in Oakland Cemetery, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.1,11

Citations

  1. [S873] Cemetery Marker in Oakland Cemetery, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL (GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 30.4517, Longitude: -84.2858).
  2. [S498] FL1885.
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S1399] US1940.
  9. [S916] FL1945.
  10. [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.
  11. [S914] City of Tallahassee, Tallahassee City-Owned Cemeteries (http://www.talgov.com/pm/pm-cemesearch-alpha.aspx), Block P, Lot 15, Sec 2, Space 2.

Ellen Burns

F, #5163, b. circa 1878
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Ellen Burns was born circa 1878 in FL.1 She was the daughter of Michael Burns and Elizabeth Geddie. Ellen Burns was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Michael Burns.2 Ellen Burns was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Elizabeth Geddie.1 Ellen Burns was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Alexander B. Burns (her brother.)3

Citations

  1. [S498] FL1885.
  2. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S555] US1900.

Amanda Burns

F, #5164, b. 10 May 1881, d. 28 Sep 1948
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Amanda Burns was born on 10 May 1881 in FL.1,2 She was the daughter of Michael Burns and Elizabeth Geddie. Amanda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Elizabeth Geddie.2

Amanda Burns married Joshua Z. Redd, son of David Duncan Redd and Leah M. Gruber, on 29 May 1898 in Leon Co., FL.3 Amanda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, in the household of Joshua Z. Redd.4 Amanda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Joshua Z. Redd.5 Amanda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Springhill, Leon Co., FL, in the household of Joshua Z. Redd.6 Amanda Burns was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, in the household of Joshua Z. Redd.7 Amanda Burns was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.8 She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.9 She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.10

Amanda Burns died on 28 Sep 1948 at age 67.1 She was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.11,1

Citations

  1. [S873] Cemetery Marker in Oakland Cemetery, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL (GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 30.4517, Longitude: -84.2858).
  2. [S498] FL1885.
  3. [S335] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Leon Co., FL (Leon County Clerk of Courts, Tallahassee), Book 00W1, Page 00121.
  4. [S555] US1900.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S920] FL1935.
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S916] FL1945.
  11. [S914] City of Tallahassee, Tallahassee City-Owned Cemeteries (http://www.talgov.com/pm/pm-cemesearch-alpha.aspx), Block 15, Lot 32, Sec 1, Space 6.

Arthur J. Shelfer

M, #5165, b. May 1882
     Arthur J. Shelfer was born in May 1882 in FL.1 He was the son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Arthur J. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.2 Arthur J. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.1 Arthur J. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Riley Salter (his brother-in-law.)1

Citations

  1. [S555] US1900.
  2. [S498] FL1885.

Mamie E. Shelfer

F, #5166, b. Oct 1885
     Mamie E. Shelfer was born in Oct 1885 in FL.1 She was the daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Mamie E. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.1

Mamie E. Shelfer married Augustus A. Hall on 18 Aug 1907 in Gadsden Co., FL.2 Mamie E. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA, in the household of Augustus A. Hall.3 Mamie E. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA, in the household of Augustus A. Hall.4 Mamie E. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Augustus A. Hall.5

Citations

  1. [S555] US1900.
  2. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), 1-134, image 1059.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S679] US1930.

Ethel P. Shelfer

F, #5167, b. 21 Feb 1889, d. 4 Jul 1939
     Ethel P. Shelfer was born on 21 Feb 1889 in FL.1,2 She was the daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Ethel P. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.2 Ethel P. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.3

Ethel P. Shelfer married Linton G. Adams on 2 Feb 1914 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL.4,5

Ethel P. Shelfer died on 4 Jul 1939 at age 50.1 She was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1

Citations

  1. [S813] Cemetery Marker in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL (Take US 27 in Havana, FL., go east on SR12 for 1 mile. Cemetery is on your right. Follow sign through Big Oak Ln.).
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), no image.
  5. [S1034] Family Search, Florida Marriages 1837-1974 (Original data: Church records and civil registration were official sources).

W. M. Cooper

M, #5168, b. circa 1834
     W. M. Cooper was born circa 1834 in GA.1,2

W. M. Cooper married America <...> circa 1855.2 W. M. Cooper was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Thomas Co., GA, with others in the household: America <...> and Alice Cooper.2 W. M. Cooper was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: America <...> and Alice Cooper.1

Child of W. M. Cooper and America <...>

  • Alice Cooper+ b. between 10 Jan 1856 and 1856, d. 15 Oct 1938

Citations

  1. [S497] US1870.
  2. [S402] US1860.

America <...>

F, #5169, b. circa 1841
     America <...> was born circa 1841 in GA.1

America <...> married W. M. Cooper circa 1855.1 America <...> was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Thomas Co., GA, in the household of W. M. Cooper.1 America <...> was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of W. M. Cooper.2

Child of America <...> and W. M. Cooper

  • Alice Cooper+ b. between 10 Jan 1856 and 1856, d. 15 Oct 1938

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.
  2. [S497] US1870.

Ed Farnell

M, #5170, b. 4 Feb 1883, d. 15 Aug 1947
     Ed Farnell was born on 4 Feb 1883 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Alfred Farnell and Alice Cooper. Ed Farnell was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Whigham, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Alice Cooper.2 Ed Farnell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Alice Cooper.3

Ed Farnell died on 15 Aug 1947 at age 64.1 He was buried in Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Cemetery Marker in Cairo City Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S679] US1930.

Hugh Lawson Speer1

M, #5171, b. 20 Jul 1807, d. 14 Feb 1876
     Hugh Lawson Speer was born on 20 Jul 1807 in Greene Co., GA.1

Hugh Lawson Speer married first Elender Coffman on 23 Jan 1828 in Jasper Co., GA.2,1

Hugh's second marriage was to Martha W. Allen on 15 Aug 1839 in Troup Co., GA.2,1

Hugh's third marriage was to ? <...>1

Hugh Lawson Speer died on 14 Feb 1876 in Americus, Sumter Co., GA, at age 68.3 He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Americus, Sumter Co., GA.3

Children of Hugh Lawson Speer and Martha W. Allen

Citations

  1. [S674] Miles Kenan Womack, Little River Pioneers (Kingsport, TN: Collier Publishing Co., 1998), p. 84. Hereinafter cited as Little River Pioneers.
  2. [S776] Jordan Dodd (Ancestry.com), Georgia Marriages to 1850 (Original data: Information originating in transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Georgia).
  3. [S1107] Cemetery Marker in Oak Grove Cemetery (GA), Americus, Sumter Co., GA (W Lamar St and Rees St (32.06920 -84.22110)).