Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal

F, #524, b. 4 Nov 1863, d. 1 Mar 1930
     Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal was born on 4 Nov 1863 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal and Martha Savage. Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal.2 Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Elizabeth Neel.3

Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal married Pryor L. Fiveash, son of John Reddick Fiveash and Amanda Mellisa Spooner, on 27 Jan 1882.4 Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Jackson Co., FL, in the household of Pryor L. Fiveash (her husband.)5 Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA.6

Charlotte Elizabeth ONeal died on 1 Mar 1930 in Alliance, Jackson Co., FL, at age 66.1,7 She was buried in Mount Olive Cemetery, Altha, Calhoun Co., FL.1

Citations

  1. [S2071] Cemetery Marker in Mount Olive Cemetery, Altha, Calhoun Co., FL.
  2. [S497] US1870.
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 323. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 37. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."

Flavia O. ONeal

F, #525, b. 20 Apr 1866, d. 22 Jan 1945
     Flavia O. ONeal was born on 20 Apr 1866 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1 She was the daughter of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal and Martha Savage. Flavia O. ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal.2 Flavia O. ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Elizabeth Neel.3

Flavia O. ONeal married James Abner Brantley, son of Thomas Kirven Brantley and Sarah Ann Hill, on 4 Jul 1884 in Decatur Co., GA.4 Flavia O. ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, in the household of James Abner Brantley.5 Flavia O. ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, in the household of James Abner Brantley.6 Flavia O. ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, in the household of James Abner Brantley.7

Flavia O. ONeal was widowed on 21 Sep 1925 in Troy, Pike Co., AL.1,8 She was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Homewood, Jefferson Co., AL, in the household of Shepherd Vincent Townsend (her son-in-law.)9 The obituary of James Elliott named Flavia O. Brantley and Annie Lou Miller as surviving, 17 Aug 1936.10 Flavia O. ONeal was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, with others in the household: Sybil Brantley (her daughter.)11

Flavia O. ONeal died on 22 Jan 1945 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, at age 78.12,8 Alternatively, Flavia O. ONeal died on 22 Jan 1943, Troy, Pike Co., AL.1 She was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Pike Co., AL.8

Children of Flavia O. ONeal and James Abner Brantley

Citations

  1. [S915] James Ivey Jackson Brantley, Dear Grandchildren: a Genealogy of the Descendants of James Brantley and Elizabeth Kirven (Grady, Ala.: Branberry Books, 1976). Hereinafter cited as Brantley: Dear Grandchildren.
  2. [S497] US1870.
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [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/…), Book B, p. 483.
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S681] US1920.
  8. [S892] Cemetery Marker in Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Pike Co., AL (Off N. Knox St., near US29. GPS-31 49.1640, 85 58.1520).
  9. [S679] US1930.
  10. [S2519] The Palm Beach Post, West Palm Beach, FL, Issue of 17 Aug 1936, Mon, Page 2. Hereinafter cited as The Palm Beach Post.
  11. [S1399] US1940.
  12. [S976] FamilySearch, Alabama Statewide Deaths 1908-1974 (Family History Library), Certificate number 1564.

James Elliott ONeal Sr.

M, #526, b. Sep 1869, d. 16 Aug 1936
     James Elliott ONeal Sr. was born in Sep 1869 in GA.1 He was the son of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal and Martha Savage. Alternatively, James Elliott ONeal Sr. was born on 24 Feb 1869 in GA.2 He was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal.3 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Elizabeth Neel.4

James Elliott ONeal Sr. married Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson on 17 Dec 1892 in Coffee Co., AL.5 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Coffee Co., AL, with others in the household: Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson, James R. ONeal, Rosie Lee ONeal, Sam W. ONeal and William Owen ONeal.6 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Deanville, Coffee Co., AL, with others in the household: Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson, James R. ONeal, Rosie Lee ONeal, Sam W. ONeal, William Owen ONeal, Henry Hill ONeal, Sidney ONeal, Brantley Savage ONeal and Less B. ONeal.7

James E. ONeal was listed as the nearest relative of Sam W. ONeal on his WWI draft card, 10 Sep 1918.8

James Elliott ONeal Sr. was listed as the nearest relative of William Owen ONeal on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.9 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Enterprise, Coffee Co., AL, with others in the household: Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson, James R. ONeal, Sam W. ONeal, William Owen ONeal, Henry Hill ONeal, Sidney ONeal, Brantley Savage ONeal, Less B. ONeal, Mildred ONeal and James Elliott ONeal Jr.10 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, with others in the household: Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson and Sam W. ONeal.11 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Palm Beach Co., FL, with others in the household: Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson, William Owen ONeal, Less B. ONeal and James Elliott ONeal Jr.12

James Elliott ONeal Sr. died on 16 Aug 1936 in Lake Worth, Palm Beach Co., FL, at age 66.13,1,14
James Elliott ONeal Sr.'s obituary listed survivors as: wife, Julia Ann Rebecca ONeal, sister/s, Flavia O. Brantley and Annie Lou Miller, son/s, James R. ONeal, Sam W. ONeal, Sidney ONeal, William Owen ONeal, Less B. ONeal, Brantley Savage ONeal, James Elliott ONeal Jr. and Henry Hill ONeal, daughter/s, Rosie Lee Adcock and Mildred Ives.15 James Elliott ONeal Sr. was buried on 18 Aug 1936 in Hillcrest Memorial Park, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co., FL.16,1

Children of James Elliott ONeal Sr. and Julia Ann Rebecca Wilson

Citations

  1. [S893] Cemetery Marker in Hillcrest Memorial Park, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co., FL (6411 Parker Ave., GPS-26 40.6680, 80 3.8340).
  2. [S963] Florida Deaths 1877-1998, Death Record (Original data: Florida Dept. of Health and Vital Statistics), Family History-Pilot Site, http://www.familysearch.org, Certificate No. 14450. Hereinafter cited as Florida Deaths, 1877-1998.
  3. [S497] US1870.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S893] Cemetery Marker in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Tribute left by James Elliott O'Neal.
  6. [S555] US1900.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial No. 1072, Order No. 1755. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  9. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Serial No. 307, Order No. 1845.
  10. [S681] US1920.
  11. [S679] US1930.
  12. [S920] FL1935.
  13. [S963] Florida Deaths, 1877-1998, Certificate No. 14450 (has full date).
  14. [S2519] The Palm Beach Post, West Palm Beach, FL, Issue of 17 Aug 1936, Mon, Page 2
    . Hereinafter cited as The Palm Beach Post.
  15. [S2519] The Palm Beach Post, Issue of 17 Aug 1936, Mon, Page 2.
  16. [S963] Florida Deaths, 1877-1998, (date).

James Abner Brantley1

M, #527, b. 5 Jul 1857, d. 21 Sep 1925
     James Abner Brantley was born on 5 Jul 1857 in Wedowee, Randolph Co., AL.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Kirven Brantley and Sarah Ann Hill. James Abner Brantley was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Randolph Co., AL, in the household of Thomas Kirven Brantley.4 James Abner Brantley was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, in the household of Thomas Kirven Brantley.5 James Abner Brantley was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, in the household of Thomas Kirven Brantley.6

James Abner Brantley married Flavia O. ONeal, daughter of Dr. John Alpheus ONeal and Martha Savage, on 4 Jul 1884 in Decatur Co., GA.7 James Abner Brantley was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, with others in the household: Flavia O. ONeal, Annie Lester Brantley, James Thomas Brantley, Alpheus Hill Brantley, Sybil Brantley and Sallie Brantley.8 James Abner Brantley was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, with others in the household: Flavia O. ONeal, James Thomas Brantley, Sybil Brantley, Sallie Brantley, Charles Elliott Brantley, Martha Savage Brantley and Julia ONeal Brantley.9 James Abner Brantley was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, with others in the household: Flavia O. ONeal, Alpheus Hill Brantley, Charles Elliott Brantley, Martha Savage Brantley and Julia ONeal Brantley.10

James Abner Brantley died on 21 Sep 1925 in Troy, Pike Co., AL, at age 68.2,3 Alternatively, James Abner Brantley died on 20 Sep 1925.11 He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Pike Co., AL.3

Children of James Abner Brantley and Flavia O. ONeal

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 322-323. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S915] James Ivey Jackson Brantley, Dear Grandchildren: a Genealogy of the Descendants of James Brantley and Elizabeth Kirven (Grady, Ala.: Branberry Books, 1976). Hereinafter cited as Brantley: Dear Grandchildren.
  3. [S892] Cemetery Marker in Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Pike Co., AL (Off N. Knox St., near US29. GPS-31 49.1640, 85 58.1520).
  4. [S402] US1860.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [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/…), Book B, p. 483.
  8. [S555] US1900.
  9. [S663] US1910.
  10. [S681] US1920.
  11. [S976] FamilySearch, Alabama Statewide Deaths 1908-1974 (Family History Library), Certificate number 21286.

John Mills Ingram

M, #528, b. 26 Mar 1836, d. 9 Aug 1901
     John Mills Ingram was born on 26 Mar 1836.1,2

John Mills Ingram married Sarah Salome ONeal, daughter of William Owen ONeal and Elizabeth Neel, on 19 Oct 1865.3

John Mills Ingram died on 9 Aug 1901 in AL at age 65.4,1,2

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 40. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  3. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 322. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  4. [S2054] The Bainbridge Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, GA, August 17, 1901, Page 1. Hereinafter cited as The Bainbridge Post-Search Light.

Leaney Ann Hoover

F, #529, b. circa 1840
     Leaney Ann Hoover was born circa 1840 in NC.

Leaney Ann Hoover married John Clements Patterson, son of William Patterson and Ruth Clements, on 10 Feb 1870 in Decatur Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [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 B, 1868-1896, Page 61.

Tom Corry McNair1,2

M, #533, b. 23 Aug 1903, d. 9 Oct 1979
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Tom Corry McNair was born on 23 Aug 1903 in Grady Co., GA.3,4,5 He was the son of John Daniel McNair and Luella Barber. Tom Corry McNair was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.6 Tom Corry McNair was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.7

Tom Corry McNair married Tessie C. Joyner circa 1926.4,5 Tom Corry McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Tessie C. Joyner.4

In 1937, Tom Corry McNair was the informant of the death of his father, John Daniel McNair.8,9

In 1938, Tom Corry McNair was the informant of the death of his mother, Luella Barber.10,9 Tom Corry McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Tessie C. Joyner.11

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. Tom Corry McNair filled out a draft card on 16 Feb 1942 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was 5'11" tall, weighed 150, with blue eyes, black hair, and light complexion. He was self-employed and living in Whigham.12 The obituary of William "Willie" G. named Tom Corry McNair, George Lee McNair, John Carroll McNair, Byron Ozroe McNair and Vasco Daniel McNair as surviving, 14 Mar 1953.13

Tom Corry McNair was living in Decatur Co., GA, in 1971.5 The obituary of Vasco Daniel named George Lee McNair and Tom Corry McNair as surviving, 19 Aug 1975.14

Tom Corry McNair died on 9 Oct 1979 in Grady Co., GA, at age 76 while living in Whigham.15,16 He was buried on 11 Oct 1979 in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.17,18

Citations

  1. [S16] Obituary of John Daniel Burns, The Cairo Messenger, Cairo, GA, 8 Dec 1950, He was one of the pallbearers. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of John Daniel Burns.
  2. [S20] Funeral Record of Willie G. McNair. Graveside, Calvary, GA, 14 Mar 1953. Hereinafter cited as Funeral Record of WG McNair.
  3. [S1993] "Georgia, Deaths Index, 1914-1940," Database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 6 Sep 2018), Citing Georgia Department of Health and Vital Statistics; Atlanta, Georgia, infant son's death certificate.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S681] US1920.
  8. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 25731; indexed as Mcmaire.
  9. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980), p. 69. Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  10. [S1744] "Georgia Deaths, 1928-1942," Images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 3 Nov 2015), Citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate 9489 (4).
  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, Serial No. T575, Order No. T10-619. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  13. [S1157] Obituary, Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, Issue of 14 Mar 1953, Sat, Page 12. Hereinafter cited as Charlotte Observer.
  14. [S2536] Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Florida, Issue of 19 Aug 1975, Tue, Page 22. Hereinafter cited as Tampa Bay Times.
  15. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  16. [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. 31412. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  17. [S46] Cemetery Marker in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA (located 2 miles south of Climax, Decatur Co., GA); read by this compiler, 1992.
  18. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, FL, Issue of 11 Oct 1979, Thu, Page 50. Hereinafter cited as Tallahassee Democrat.

Vasco Daniel McNair1

M, #534, b. 26 Jul 1901, d. 16 Aug 1975
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Vasco Daniel McNair was born on 26 Jul 1901 in Whigham, Decatur Co., GA.2,3,4 He was the son of John Daniel McNair and Luella Barber. Vasco Daniel McNair was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.5 Vasco Daniel McNair was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.6

Vasco Daniel McNair moved to Largo, Pinellas Co., FL, circa 1921. He could have moved after his marriage in Decatur Co. in 1924.7 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Anona, Pinellas Co., FL.3 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Largo, Pinellas Co., FL.8 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Pinellas Co., FL.9

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. Vasco Daniel McNair filled out a draft card on 14 Feb 1942 in Clearwater, Pinellas Co., FL. He was 5'8" tall, weighed 140, with blue eyes, brown hair, and light complexion. He worked for H. D. Ulmer in Largo, Florida and lived in Indian Rocks.2 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Largo, Pinellas Co., FL.10 The obituary of William "Willie" G. named Tom Corry McNair, George Lee McNair, John Carroll McNair, Byron Ozroe McNair and Vasco Daniel McNair as surviving, 14 Mar 1953.11

Vasco Daniel McNair was living in Largo, Pinellas Co., FL, in 1971.12

Vasco Daniel McNair died on 16 Aug 1975 in Pinellas Co., FL, at age 74 while living in Zephyrhills, Pasco Co., FL.13,14,15 He was buried in Largo City Cemetery, Largo, Pinellas Co., FL.16
Vasco Daniel McNair's obituary listed survivors as: brother/s, George Lee McNair and Tom Corry McNair.15

Citations

  1. [S20] Funeral Record of Willie G. McNair. Graveside, Calvary, GA, 14 Mar 1953. Hereinafter cited as Funeral Record of WG McNair.
  2. [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, Serial No. T1111, Order No. T10,019. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992, has 16 Jul 1901. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S2536] Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Florida, Issue of 19 Aug 1975, Tue, Page 22
    . Hereinafter cited as Tampa Bay Times.
  8. [S920] FL1935.
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S916] FL1945.
  11. [S1157] Obituary, Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, Issue of 14 Mar 1953, Sat, Page 12. Hereinafter cited as Charlotte Observer.
  12. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  13. [S963] Florida Deaths 1877-1998, Death Record (Original data: Florida Dept. of Health and Vital Statistics), Family History-Pilot Site, http://www.familysearch.org. Hereinafter cited as Florida Deaths, 1877-1998.
  14. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  15. [S2536] Tampa Bay Times, Issue of 19 Aug 1975, Tue, Page 22.
  16. [S1036] Cemetery Marker in Largo City Cemetery, Largo, Pinellas Co., FL (1232-1298 Jasper Street, east of US19 (27.93220 -82.78450)).

George Lee McNair1

M, #535, b. 27 Mar 1899, d. 14 Feb 1977
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     George Lee McNair was born on 27 Mar 1899 in Decatur Co., GA.2,3,4 He was the son of John Daniel McNair and Luella Barber. George Lee McNair was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.5 George Lee McNair was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.6 George was a farmer, working with his brother in Whigham, Grady 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. George Lee McNair filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with brown eyes and brown hair. He was living in Whigham. Geo. G. Thomas signed as Registrar. Mrs. J. D. McNair was listed as his nearest relative. B. O. McNair was listed as his employer.7 George Lee McNair was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Byron Ozroe McNair.8

George Lee McNair married Jessie Pope, daughter of John Benjamin Pope and Willie Elma Worn, on 26 Dec 1923 in Decatur Co., GA.9,10,4 George Lee McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Orlando, Orange Co., FL, with others in the household: Jessie Pope.11 George Lee McNair was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Climax, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Jessie Pope and Willie Elma Worn.12

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. George Lee McNair filled out a draft card on 14 Feb 1942 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA. He was 5'10 1/2" tall, weighed 160, with gray eyes, black hair, and ruddy complexion. He was self-employed in Bainbridge. Mrs. G. L. McNair was listed on his WWII draft card as the person who would always know his address.3 The obituary of William "Willie" G. named Tom Corry McNair, George Lee McNair, John Carroll McNair, Byron Ozroe McNair and Vasco Daniel McNair as surviving, 14 Mar 1953.13

George Lee McNair was living in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in 1971.4 The obituary of Vasco Daniel named George Lee McNair and Tom Corry McNair as surviving, 19 Aug 1975.14

George Lee McNair died on 14 Feb 1977 in Archbold Memorial Hospital, Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, at age 77 while living in Bainbridge.15,16,17 He was buried in Pine Forest Baptist Church Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.18,19

Citations

  1. [S20] Funeral Record of Willie G. McNair. Graveside, Calvary, GA, 14 Mar 1953. Hereinafter cited as Funeral Record of WG McNair.
  2. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  3. [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, Serial No. 939, Order No. 10080. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A286.
  8. [S681] US1920.
  9. [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/…), Book H, p. 693.
  10. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits), The Post-Searchlight, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, 17 February 1992.
  11. [S679] US1930.
  12. [S1399] US1940.
  13. [S1157] Obituary, Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, Issue of 14 Mar 1953, Sat, Page 12. Hereinafter cited as Charlotte Observer.
  14. [S2536] Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Florida, Issue of 19 Aug 1975, Tue, Page 22. Hereinafter cited as Tampa Bay Times.
  15. [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. 7258. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  16. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, FL, Issue of 16 Feb 1977, Wed, Page 20
    . Hereinafter cited as Tallahassee Democrat.
  17. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  18. [S1037] Cemetery Marker in Pine Forest Baptist Church Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.
  19. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.

Byron Ozroe McNair1

M, #536, b. 16 Jan 1895, d. 2 Dec 1953
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
McNair Descendants
     Byron Ozroe McNair was born on 16 Jan 1895 in Whigham, Decatur Co., GA.2,3,4 He was the son of John Daniel McNair and Luella Barber. Byron Ozroe McNair was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.5 Byron Ozroe McNair was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of John Daniel McNair.6

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Byron Ozroe McNair filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Precinct 553, Grady Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with gray eyes and light brown hair. He was single and living on RFD #4 in Whigham.7 Byron was a farmer in Grady Co., GA.3

Byron Ozroe McNair began military service on 27 Aug 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, serving overseas from 21 Oct 1918 to 23 Feb 1919 (WWI.)8 His military service ended on 9 Mar 1919 with an honorable discharge.2 George Lee McNair listed B. O. McNair as his employer on his WWI draft registration, 12 Sep 1918.9

He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: George Lee McNair.10 Byron Ozroe McNair was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people (Byron and Evelyn were lodgers. Actually, there are two enumerations for them - this one and one in Valdosta, Lowndes Co.)11 The obituary of William "Willie" G. named Tom Corry McNair, George Lee McNair, John Carroll McNair, Byron Ozroe McNair and Vasco Daniel McNair as surviving, 14 Mar 1953.12

Byron Ozroe McNair died on 2 Dec 1953 in Worth Co., GA, at age 58.13,4

Citations

  1. [S20] Funeral Record of Willie G. McNair. Graveside, Calvary, GA, 14 Mar 1953. Hereinafter cited as Funeral Record of WG McNair.
  2. [S1561] "Georgia, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919", Original data: Georgia Adjutant General’s Office. World War I Statements of Service Cards. Georgia State Archives, Morrow, Georgia; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as "Georgia, WWI Service Cards."
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S26] Margaret Jean McNair Grunewald, "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers". Received from JoAnn McNair, 1992. Hereinafter cited as "McNair, Daniel, Family History Papers."
  5. [S555] US1900.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 25.
  8. [S1561] "Georgia, WWI Service Cards",
    27 Aug 1918 157 Dep Brig [Dept. of Brigade]
    11 Nov 1918 Co H 161 Inf
    4 Jan 1919 Co M 161 Inf.
  9. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A286.
  10. [S681] US1920.
  11. [S679] US1930.
  12. [S1157] Obituary, Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, Issue of 14 Mar 1953, Sat, Page 12. Hereinafter cited as Charlotte Observer.
  13. [S1310] Georgia Death Index 1933-1998, Death Registration, FamilySearch, UT, Certificate No. 29551. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998.