Martha (Mattie) Caroline Steadham1

F, #596
     Martha (Mattie) Caroline Steadham married Ransom Warren Plowden.2

Child of Martha (Mattie) Caroline Steadham and Ransom Warren Plowden

Citations

  1. [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."
  2. [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.

Hattie Simpson

F, #598, b. 9 Jan 1889, d. 2 Apr 1926
     Hattie Simpson was born on 9 Jan 1889.1 She was the daughter of Edgar A. Simpson Sr and Sarah J. Jones.2 Hattie Simpson was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Nathan Butler (her step-father.)3

Hattie Simpson married Richard Walter Gainey.4 Hattie Simpson was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Richard Walter Gainey.

Hattie Simpson was listed as the nearest relative of Richard Walter Gainey on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.5 Hattie Simpson was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Richard Walter Gainey.6

Hattie Simpson died on 2 Apr 1926 at age 37.1,7 She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.8,9 Alternatively, Hattie was buried in Gainey Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.10,2,1

Child of Hattie Simpson and Richard Walter Gainey

Citations

  1. [S787] Submitted by Christine Burton and Patty Goodson, Grady Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/cemeteries.html).
  2. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 85. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial Number 753, Order Number A1332. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [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, Death Certificate 09652 652.
  8. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 173. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  9. [S1202] Cemetery Marker in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA (US84 & 20th St. NE (30.88030 -84.18810)).
  10. [S1201] Cemetery Marker in Gainey Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA (Bob Dixon Ln off Lower Hawthorne Trail (30.74940 -84.26110)).

Elizabeth Jackson

F, #599, b. 30 Aug 1904, d. 27 Jun 2000
     Elizabeth Jackson was born on 30 Aug 1904 in Morgan, Calhoun Co., GA.1,2

Elizabeth Jackson married H. William Herring II, son of Joseph Herring and Molcy Rawls, circa 1928 in Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.3 Elizabeth Jackson was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of H. William Herring II.4 Elizabeth Jackson was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Attapulgus, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of H. William Herring II.5

Elizabeth Jackson died on 27 Jun 2000 at age 95.2 She was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.6,2

Citations

  1. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 117. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 291. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 118.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [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.

Willard Henry Chason

M, #602, b. 26 Aug 1924, d. 16 Jul 2014
     Willard Henry Chason was born on 26 Aug 1924 in Grady Co., GA.1 He was the son of Arthur Anderson Chason and Maggie Isabel Harrison. Willard Henry Chason was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Arthur Anderson Chason.2 Willard Henry Chason was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Arthur Anderson Chason.3

Willard Henry Chason was living in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, in 1987.4,5 Willard was a lawyer.

Willard Henry Chason died on 16 Jul 2014 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, at age 89.6 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.6

Citations

  1. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 292. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  2. [S679] US1930.
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987), p. 37. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  5. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage, p. 293.
  6. [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.

James Everette Hambrick

M, #603, b. 23 Mar 1911, d. 30 Jun 1978
     James Everette Hambrick was born on 23 Mar 1911.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Worth Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people (his mother and grandparents.)2

James Everette Hambrick married first Rebecca Long on 20 Jun 1931.3 James Everette Hambrick was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Shingler, Worth Co., GA, with others in the household: Rebecca Long.4

James Everette Hambrick was widowed on 26 Apr 1967.1

James Everette Hambrick died on 30 Jun 1978 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, at age 67.5,6 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.3,5

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. [S679] US1930.
  3. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur Co. GA Past and Present, p. 229.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).
  6. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur Co. GA Past and Present, Died prior to publication of this source.

Rebecca Long

F, #604, b. 30 Dec 1914, d. 26 Apr 1967
     Rebecca Long was born on 30 Dec 1914.1

Rebecca Long married James Everette Hambrick on 20 Jun 1931.1 Rebecca Long was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Shingler, Worth Co., GA, in the household of James Everette Hambrick.2

Rebecca Long died on 26 Apr 1967 at age 52.3 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.4,3

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 229. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [S1399] US1940.
  3. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  4. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

William Neel

M, #606, d. 20 Mar 1823
     William Neel married Sabry (Sabra) Odom.

William Neel served in Col. Morgan's regiment during the Rev. War.1

William Neel died on 20 Mar 1823.1

Children of William Neel and Sabry (Sabra) Odom

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 28. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."

Sabry (Sabra) Odom

F, #607, d. 16 Nov 1823
     Sabry (Sabra) Odom married William Neel.

Sabry (Sabra) Odom died on 16 Nov 1823.1

Children of Sabry (Sabra) Odom and William Neel

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 28. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."

Daniel Odom Neel

M, #608, b. 18 Jul 1788, d. 20 Oct 1853
     Daniel Odom Neel was born on 18 Jul 1788.1,2 He was the son of William Neel and Sabry (Sabra) Odom.

Daniel Odom Neel married Sarah Harrison, daughter of Benjamin Harrison and Charity Williams, on 7 Jan 1808 in Laurens Co., GA.3

Daniel Odom Neel died on 20 Oct 1853 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 65.4,5 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.6,7

Children of Daniel Odom Neel and Sarah Harrison

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 29. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 322. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 1, 29.
  4. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 29; p. 3 has place (now Seminole).
  5. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur Co. GA Past and Present, p. 322, says 10 Oct.
  6. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).
  7. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 29 (first buried near Chattahoochee River, then moved).

Benjamin Harrison

M, #609, b. 20 Oct 1755, d. 14 Aug 1811
     Benjamin Harrison was born on 20 Oct 1755.1 He was the son of Thomas Harrison and Mary <...>.

Benjamin Harrison served in the Revolutionary War as indicated by his wife, Charity's designation in the 1827 GA Land Lottery as a Revolutionary War widow.2

Benjamin Harrison married first Cecelia Lawhon on 6 Dec 1779.1

Benjamin Harrison was widowed on 8 Aug 1784.1

Benjamin's second marriage was to Charity Williams, daughter of James Williams and Elizabeth <...>, on 8 Jun 1785.1

Benjamin Harrison died on 14 Aug 1811 in Dublin, Laurens Co., GA, at age 55.3 His estate was probated on 7 Jan 1812 in Laurens Co., GA.4



In the issue of January 15, 1812, of the Georgia Journal, we find the following notice: (Abstract) By his excellency David B. Mitchell, Governor. Whereas I have received information of a cruel and unprovoked murder having been committed in or near the town of Dublin, in the county of Laurens, on the 14th day of August last past, on the body of a man by the name of Benjamin Harrison, by a certain Hansel Roberts, late of the county aforesaid... How, in order that the said Hansel Roberts may be brought to justice, I have thought proper to issue this my Proclamation, hereby offering a reward of One Hundred Dollars...

Then, in the issue of Jan 22, 1812 - Georgia. Laurens County. Whereas Charity Harrison, James Harrison and Daniel O. Neal, have applied to me for letters of administration on the estate of Benjamin Harrison, late of Montgomery, now Laurens County...Given under my hand the 7th day of January, 1812. (Signed) A. Love, Clk

And in the issue of Feb 1, 1815 - After the expiration of nine months ... application will be made to...the Inferior Court of the county of Laurens, for leave to sell two tracts of pine land belonging to Charity and Dorcas Harrison, lying on the West side of the Oconee River near Dublin, being part of the real estate of Benjamin Harrison, deceased... (Signed) Charity Harrison, Guardian

Capt. Benjamin Harrison's 2) wife was Charity Williams and among their children were James, Sarah, and Dorcas. Sarah was married to Daniel Odom O'Neal. All of these names appear in the articles.

Children of Benjamin Harrison and Charity Williams

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 31. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S726] "Georgia Land Lottery, 1827," Transcriptions, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 Sep 2001), Citing State of Georgia. Recorder Office. Official Register of the Land Lottery of 1827. Milledgeville, GA: Grantland & Orme, 1827, 26th day's drawing-April 5, page 80.
  3. [S312] Fred R. & Emilie K. Hartz Hertz, compiler, Genealogical Abstract-GA Journal (Milledgeville) Newspaper, Vol. 1, 1809-1818 (Vidalia, GA: Gwendolyn Press, 1990), p. 86. Hereinafter cited as Gen. Abstract-GA Journal Newspaper.
  4. [S312] Fred R. & Emilie K. Hartz Hertz, Gen. Abstract-GA Journal Newspaper, p. 89 (Don't have will, only notice of letters of administration).