Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.1

M, #583, b. 24 Mar 1875, d. 24 Jun 1952
     Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. was born on 24 Mar 1875 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.2,3,4 He was the son of Maston ONeal and Chloe Roberts. Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston ONeal.5

Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. married Bessie Birch Matthews, daughter of Robert Allen Matthews and Sallie Thompson, on 14 Jun 1905 in Thomaston, Upson Co., GA.6,7,8,9

Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. was living in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in 1909, where he was recorded in the business directory - O'Neal M E, lawyer, 119 Water.10 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Bessie Birch Matthews, Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. and Allan Matthews ONeal.11

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. Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with grey eyes and brown hair. He was living at 311 Shotwell, Bainbridge. He was with the Court of Bainbridge, State of Georgia. E. A. Weinberg signed as Registrar. Mrs. Bessie M. ONeal was listed as his nearest relative.12

M. E. ONeal witnessed the registration of Thomas Claudious Funderburk for the WWI draft, 12 Sep 1918.13 Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Bessie Birch Matthews, Maston Emmett ONeal Jr., Allan Matthews ONeal and Elisabeth Ann ONeal.14 Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Bessie Birch Matthews, Maston Emmett ONeal Jr., Allan Matthews ONeal and Elisabeth Ann ONeal.15 Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Bessie Birch Matthews and Elisabeth Ann ONeal.16

Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. died on 24 Jun 1952 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, at age 77.17,18,2,3 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.19,20

Children of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. and Bessie Birch Matthews

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. [S5] Eustus Howard Hayes, Decatur County Georgia Cemetery Index (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Cem. Index.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 42, 43. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  4. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  5. [S496] US1880.
  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, p. 237.
  7. [S891] The Constitution, Atlanta, GA, Issue of 16 Jun 1905, Fri, Page 8. Hereinafter cited as The Atlanta Constitution.
  8. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 43.
  9. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co., says 1904.
  10. [S781] Business and Professional Directory of the Cities and Towns of Georgia, 1909-1910 (Atlanta, Ga.: Young & Co., 1909). Hereinafter cited as Business Directory of Georgia.
  11. [S663] US1910.
  12. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A2123.
  13. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A2616.
  14. [S681] US1920.
  15. [S679] US1930.
  16. [S1399] US1940.
  17. [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. 12792. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  18. [S891] The Atlanta Constitution, Issue of 26 Jun 1952, Thu, Page 24.
  19. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  20. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

Robert Allen Matthews

M, #584
     Robert Allen Matthews married Sallie Thompson.

Child of Robert Allen Matthews and Sallie Thompson

Sallie Thompson

F, #585
     Sallie Thompson married Robert Allen Matthews.

Child of Sallie Thompson and Robert Allen Matthews

Bessie Birch Matthews1

F, #586, b. 23 May 1885, d. 15 May 1977
     Bessie Birch Matthews was born on 23 May 1885 in Thomaston, Upson Co., GA.2 She was the daughter of Robert Allen Matthews and Sallie Thompson.

Bessie Birch Matthews married Maston Emmett ONeal Sr., son of Maston ONeal and Chloe Roberts, on 14 Jun 1905 in Thomaston, Upson Co., GA.3,4,2,5 Bessie was a music teacher. She was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.6

Mrs. Bessie M. ONeal was listed as the nearest relative of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.7 Bessie Birch Matthews was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.8 Bessie Birch Matthews was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.9 Bessie Birch Matthews was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.10 The obituary of Cora ONeal named Mrs. Bessie M. ONeal, sister-in-law/s, as surviving, 4 May 1962.

Bessie Birch Matthews died on 15 May 1977 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 91.11,2 She was buried in 1977 in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.12,2

Children of Bessie Birch Matthews and Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 43. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  3. [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, p. 237.
  4. [S891] The Constitution, Atlanta, GA, Issue of 16 Jun 1905, Fri, Page 8. Hereinafter cited as The Atlanta Constitution.
  5. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co., says 1904.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order Number A2123. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  8. [S681] US1920.
  9. [S679] US1930.
  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, Certificate No. 19265. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  12. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

Maston Emmett ONeal Jr.

M, #587, b. 19 Jul 1907, d. 9 Jan 1990
     Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. was born on 19 Jul 1907 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1,2,3 He was the son of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. and Bessie Birch Matthews. Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.4 Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.5 Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.6

Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. married Mary Charlotte Tyson, daughter of Ernest Jones Tyson and Susan Irene Creighton, on 4 Aug 1934.7,3,8 Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary Charlotte Tyson.9

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. filled out a draft card on 16 Oct 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA. He was 5'11 3/4" tall, weighed 142, with blue eyes, brown hair, and light complexion. He was self employed in Bainbridge. Mrs. Maston E. ONeal Jr. was listed on his WWII draft card as the person who would always know his address.2 The obituary of Cora ONeal named Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. and Allan Matthews ONeal, nephew/s, as surviving, 4 May 1962.

Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. married Laura Frances McKibben after 1974.10 The obituary of Allan Matthews ONeal named Maston Emmett ONeal Jr., brother/s, as surviving, 24 Feb 1989.11

Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. died on 9 Jan 1990 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, at age 82.12,13,14,3 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.15

Citations

  1. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  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. 1215, Order No. 1312. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 43. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S891] The Constitution, Atlanta, GA, Issue of 27 May 1934, Sun, Page 36. Hereinafter cited as The Atlanta Constitution.
  8. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991). Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S1237] Cemetery Marker in Jackson City Cemetery, Jackson, Butts Co., GA (Cemetery St).
  11. [S2554] The Leaf-Chronicle, Clarksville, TN, Issue of 24 Feb 1989, Fri, Page 9. Hereinafter cited as The Leaf-Chronicle.
  12. [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. 02065. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  13. [S766] Social Security Death Index, has date as 8 Jan.
  14. [S891] The Atlanta Constitution, Issue of 10 Jan 1990, Wed, Page 26.
  15. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

Mary Charlotte Tyson

F, #588, b. 20 Jun 1912, d. 25 Dec 1974
     Mary Charlotte Tyson was born on 20 Jun 1912 in Americus, Sumter Co., GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Ernest Jones Tyson and Susan Irene Creighton.

Mary Charlotte Tyson married Maston Emmett ONeal Jr., son of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. and Bessie Birch Matthews, on 4 Aug 1934.4,1,5 Mary Charlotte Tyson was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Jr.6

Mrs. Maston E. ONeal Jr. was listed on his WWII draft card as the person who would always know the address of Maston Emmett ONeal Jr..7

Mary Charlotte Tyson died on 25 Dec 1974 in Decatur, DeKalb Co., GA, at age 62 at Emory University Hospital, after an illness of several months.5,1,3 Her funeral was held at two, at the First Presbyterian Church on 27 Dec 1974 in Decatur, DeKalb Co., GA.3 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.8,3

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 43. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), has 12 Jun. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  3. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits).
  4. [S891] The Constitution, Atlanta, GA, Issue of 27 May 1934, Sun, Page 36. Hereinafter cited as The Atlanta Constitution.
  5. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [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. 1215, Order No. 1312. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  8. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

Ernest Jones Tyson1

M, #589
     Ernest Jones Tyson married Susan Irene Creighton.2,1

Child of Ernest Jones Tyson and Susan Irene Creighton

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 43. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991). Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.

Susan Irene Creighton1

F, #590
     Susan Irene Creighton married Ernest Jones Tyson.2,1

Child of Susan Irene Creighton and Ernest Jones Tyson

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 43. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991). Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.

Allan Matthews ONeal

M, #591, b. 8 Nov 1909, d. 22 Feb 1989
     Allan Matthews ONeal was born on 8 Nov 1909 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1,2,3 He was the son of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. and Bessie Birch Matthews. Allan Matthews ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.4 Allan Matthews ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.5 Allan Matthews ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.6 Allan Matthews ONeal was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN.7

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. Allan Matthews ONeal filled out a draft card on 16 Oct 1940 in Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN. He was 6' 3/4" tall, weighed 170, with gray eyes, brown hair, and dark complexion. He was employed by B. F. Goodrich in Clarksville, TN.8 The obituary of Cora ONeal named Maston Emmett ONeal Jr. and Allan Matthews ONeal, nephew/s, as surviving, 4 May 1962.

Allan Matthews ONeal died on 22 Feb 1989 in Memorial Hospital, Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN, at age 79.9,10,11,12 He was buried on 24 Feb 1989 in Greenwood Cemetery, Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN.13,1
Allan Matthews ONeal's obituary listed survivors as: brother/s, Maston Emmett ONeal Jr., sister/s, Elisabeth Ann Plowden.1

Citations

  1. [S2554] The Leaf-Chronicle, Clarksville, TN, Issue of 24 Feb 1989, Fri, Page 9. Hereinafter cited as The Leaf-Chronicle.
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), has date as 9 Nov 1909. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 44, has place and shows 9 Nov 1909. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [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. 3389, Order No. 797. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  9. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  10. [S2554] The Leaf-Chronicle, Issue of 24 Feb 1989, Fri, Page 9.
  11. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  12. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 44.
  13. [S2553] Cemetery Marker in Greenwood Cemetery, Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN.

Elisabeth Ann ONeal

F, #593, b. 5 Oct 1915, d. 6 Aug 1995
     Elisabeth Ann ONeal was born on 5 Oct 1915 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr. and Bessie Birch Matthews. Elisabeth Ann ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.3 Elisabeth Ann ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.4 Elisabeth Ann ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Maston Emmett ONeal Sr.5

Elisabeth Ann ONeal married Wallace Warren Plowden, son of Ransom Warren Plowden and Martha (Mattie) Caroline Steadham, on 30 Jun 1941.6,2,7 Elisabeth was a teacher.

Elisabeth ONeal Plowden was listed on his WWII draft card as the person who would always know the address of Wallace Warren Plowden.8 Elisabeth Ann ONeal was enumerated in the census of 1950 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Wallace Warren Plowden.9 The obituary of Cora ONeal named Elisabeth Ann Plowden, niece/s, as surviving, 4 May 1962. The obituary of Allan Matthews ONeal named Elisabeth Ann Plowden, sister/s, as surviving, 24 Feb 1989.10 The obituary of Wallace Warren Plowden named Elisabeth ONeal Plowden, wife, as surviving, 25 Feb 1991.11

Elisabeth Ann ONeal died on 6 Aug 1995 in Lufkin, Angelina Co., TX, at age 79.12,13,14,1,15
Elisabeth Ann ONeal's obituary listed survivors as.14 She was buried on 9 Aug 1995 in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).
  2. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 44. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [S891] The Constitution, Atlanta, GA, Issue of 15 Jun 1941, Sun, Page 28. Hereinafter cited as The Atlanta Constitution.
  7. [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.
  8. [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. T686, Order No. T10787. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  9. [S2621] US1950.
  10. [S2554] The Leaf-Chronicle, Clarksville, TN, Issue of 24 Feb 1989, Fri, Page 9. Hereinafter cited as The Leaf-Chronicle.
  11. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, FL, Issue of 25 Feb 1991, Mon, Page 12. Hereinafter cited as Tallahassee Democrat.
  12. [S1032] Texas Department of Health, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  13. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb), with last residence in Macon, Bibb Co., GA. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  14. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Issue of 08 Aug 1995, Tue, Page 10.
  15. [S404] Personal knowledge of Nell Funderburk Hambrick.