Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell

F, #659, b. 13 Dec 1835, d. 14 Jul 1919
Relationship
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell was born on 13 Dec 1835 in GA.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of James George Maxwell and Molcy Butler.

Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell married Joseph Rawls on 18 Jan 1855 in Decatur Co., GA.6 Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Rawls. Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: William Rawls, Molcy Rawls, John P. Rawls, Thomas J. Rawls and Martha E. Rawls (Head-of-household is listed as Dalila J Rawls, but is the correct age for Elizabeth (Betsy), and these are her children.) Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of James George Maxwell.

Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell applied for a widow's pension in 1895 in Decatur Co., GA, for her husband's service in the CSA, in Co. F, 50th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry. She continued to receive this pension.7 She was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Martha E. Rawls.

Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell died on 14 Jul 1919 in Calvary, Grady Co., GA, at age 83; the informant of the death was C. W. Carr, her grandson.8,2 Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell was buried in Carr-Maxwell-Rawls Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.9,10

Children of Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell and Joseph Rawls

Citations

  1. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  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. 242. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [S4] Floreda Duke Varick, Decatur County, Georgia, 1850 Census (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1978). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co., GA, 1850 Census.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [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/…), A-241.
  7. [S927] Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960 (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com) URL: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/; Original data: Confederate Pension Applications, Georgia Confederate Pension Office, RG 58-1-1, Georgia Archives.
  8. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates: Certificate 9451.
  9. [S169] Cemetery Marker in Carr-Maxwell-Rawls Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA (located SE of Calvary on Powell Farm in District 22, LL 29).
  10. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia, p. 242; broken foot marker with initials E J; listed as unmarked.

Joseph Rawls

M, #660, b. circa 1833, d. 30 Apr 1864
     Joseph Rawls was born circa 1833 in GA.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people.

Joseph Rawls married Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell, daughter of James George Maxwell and Molcy Butler, on 18 Jan 1855 in Decatur Co., GA.2 Joseph Rawls was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell, William Rawls, Molcy Rawls and John P. Rawls.

Joseph Rawls began military service on 28 Apr 1862 in Decatur Co., GA, in the CSA, in Co. F, 50th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, Decatur Infantry.3 His military service ended on 29 Apr 1864 in Lynchburg, VA, with his death, due to pneumonia.4,5

Joseph Rawls died on 29 Apr 1864 in Lynchburg, VA.4 Alternatively, Joseph Rawls died on 30 Apr 1864.5,6 He was buried in The Confederate Cemetery, Lynchburg, VA.7

Children of Joseph Rawls and Elizabeth (Betsy) Maxwell

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.
  2. [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/…), A-241.
  3. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/military),
    Co. F, 50th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, Decatur Infantry.
    28 Apr 1862     Private
    30 Apr 1864     Died at Lynchburg Va.
  4. [S927] Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960 (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com) URL: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/; Original data: Confederate Pension Applications, Georgia Confederate Pension Office, RG 58-1-1, Georgia Archives.
  5. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb.
  6. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady County, Georgia (Cairo, GA: Roddenbery Memorial Library, 1987). Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  7. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb, No. 10, 2d Line, Lot 189.

Robert Butler1

M, #661
     Robert Butler was born in Sampson Co., NC.2 He was the son of Charles Butler Sr. and Elizabeth <...>.

Robert Butler married Elizabeth Williams circa 1794 in Sampson Co., NC.3

In the will of Charles Butler Sr., dated 12 Jan 1811 in Sampson Co., NC, Robert Butler, his son, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.4

Children of Robert Butler and Elizabeth Williams

Citations

  1. [S168] Marilee Gerrell Butler, Book of Butlers Jacob Butler of Sampson Co NC & Decatur Co (POBox 105, Calvary GA 31729: Marilee Gerrell Butler, 1985), p. 156. Hereinafter cited as Book of Butlers Jacob Butler.
  2. [S168] Marilee Gerrell Butler, Book of Butlers Jacob Butler, p. 30.
  3. [S168] Marilee Gerrell Butler, Book of Butlers Jacob Butler, p. 29.
  4. [S2271] "North Carolina, Probate Records, 1782-1964," Images, FamilySearch (familysearch.com : accessed 15 Feb 2020), Citing county courthouses, North Carolina, Sampson Co. Wills, 1782-1964, Vol. A, p. 70, image 56.

Elizabeth Williams

F, #662
     Elizabeth Williams married Robert Butler, son of Charles Butler Sr. and Elizabeth <...>, circa 1794 in Sampson Co., NC.1

Children of Elizabeth Williams and Robert Butler

Citations

  1. [S168] Marilee Gerrell Butler, Book of Butlers Jacob Butler of Sampson Co NC & Decatur Co (POBox 105, Calvary GA 31729: Marilee Gerrell Butler, 1985), p. 29. Hereinafter cited as Book of Butlers Jacob Butler.

Mary Gainey

F, #663, b. 29 May 1888, d. 24 Dec 1970
     Mary Gainey was born on 29 May 1888 in GA.1,2

Mary Gainey married George Edwin Herring, son of Joseph Herring and Molcy Rawls, on 20 Aug 1913 in Grady Co., GA.3,1

Mollie Herring was listed as the nearest relative of George Edwin Herring on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.4 Mary Gainey was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Thomas Co., GA, in the household of George Edwin Herring.5 Mary Gainey was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of George Edwin Herring.6 Mary Gainey was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of George Edwin Herring.7

Mary Gainey died on 24 Dec 1970 at age 82.2,1 She was buried in Gainey Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.8,9,2

Child of Mary Gainey and George Edwin Herring

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. 118. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S787] Submitted by Christine Burton and Patty Goodson, Grady Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/cemeteries.html).
  3. [S789] Contributed by James Rollins, Grady Co., Georgia Marriage Records (https://sites.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/vitals/marriages.html), Book A, page 283.
  4. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order Number A850. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [S1201] Cemetery Marker in Gainey Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA (Bob Dixon Ln off Lower Hawthorne Trail (30.74940 -84.26110)).
  9. [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. 131. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.

Joseph Thomas Herring

M, #664, b. 21 Jan 1916, d. 13 Dec 1992
Relationship
5th cousin of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Geddie Descendants
     Joseph Thomas Herring was born on 21 Jan 1916 in GA.1 He was the son of George Edwin Herring and Mary Gainey. Joseph Thomas Herring was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Thomas Co., GA, in the household of George Edwin Herring.2 Joseph Thomas Herring was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of George Edwin Herring.3 Joseph Thomas Herring was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of George Edwin Herring.4

Joseph Thomas Herring married Martha Laura Pope before 1958.5

Joseph Thomas Herring was living in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in 1987.1

Joseph Thomas Herring died on 13 Dec 1992 at age 76.6 He was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.7,6

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. 118, 197. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S681] US1920.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 118.
  6. [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. 290. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  7. [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.

Martha Laura Pope

F, #665, b. 10 Jul 1921, d. 20 Dec 1990
     Martha Laura Pope was born on 10 Jul 1921.1

Martha Laura Pope married Joseph Thomas Herring, son of George Edwin Herring and Mary Gainey, before 1958.2

Martha Laura Pope was living in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in 1987.1

Martha Laura Pope died on 20 Dec 1990 at age 69.3 She was buried in Piedmont Cemetery, Calvary, Grady Co., GA.4,3

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. 118, 197. Hereinafter cited as Gleanings from Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S101] Wessie Connell, Frank W. Roebuck and Barbara C. Williams (Editors), Gleanings from Grady Co., GA, p. 118.
  3. [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. 290. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  4. [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.

Francis Elizabeth Darsey

F, #666, b. 25 Jun 1866, d. 10 Mar 1937
     Francis Elizabeth Darsey was born on 25 Jun 1866.1,2 She was the daughter of Joseph H. Darsey and Julia F. Shelfer. Francis Elizabeth Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Francis Elizabeth Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Francis Elizabeth Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Francis Elizabeth Darsey died on 10 Mar 1937 at age 70.1

Citations

  1. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.
  2. [S497] US1870, Gadsden Co., FL.

Nancy Jane Darsey

F, #667, b. 4 Sep 1867, d. 10 Jul 1909
     Nancy Jane Darsey was born on 4 Sep 1867.1,2 She was the daughter of Joseph H. Darsey and Julia F. Shelfer. Nancy Jane Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Nancy Jane Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Nancy Jane Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Nancy Jane Darsey married James R. Johnson on 28 Nov 1888 in Gadsden Co., FL. The marriage was performed by Rev. W. B. Booth of Gadsden Co., FL.1

Nancy Jane Darsey died on 10 Jul 1909 at age 41.1

Citations

  1. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.
  2. [S497] US1870, Gadsden Co., FL.

Henry Woodruff Darsey

M, #668, b. 5 Dec 1868, d. 22 Apr 1958
     Henry Woodruff Darsey was born on 5 Dec 1868 in FL.1,2 He was the son of Joseph H. Darsey and Julia F. Shelfer. Henry Woodruff Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Henry Woodruff Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey. Henry Woodruff Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Henry Woodruff Darsey married first Mamie E. Butler on 25 Mar 1897.3

Henry Woodruff Darsey was widowed on 10 Apr 1898.3 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL. He was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Joseph H. Darsey.

Henry's second marriage was to Lenna L. Johnson on 8 Feb 1919 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA. The marriage was performed by Berry Maxwell, Ordinary.3 Henry Woodruff Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Hinson, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Lenna L. Johnson.4

Henry Woodruff Darsey was widowed on 10 Jun 1929.3 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.5 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL.6 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.7

Henry Woodruff Darsey died on 22 Apr 1958 in Gadsden Co., FL, at age 89.1,8 He was buried in Barber Cemetery, Concord, Gadsden Co., FL.9

Citations

  1. [S929] Joseph Hutto Darsey, Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible ; Descendant of daughter Julie Ellie Darsey, Attapulgus, GA. Hereinafter cited as Joseph H. Darsey Family Bible.
  2. [S497] US1870, Gadsden Co., FL.
  3. [S930] Henry Woodruff Darsey, Henry W. Darsey Family Bible ; Jane Darsey Humphrey, Bainbridge, GA. Hereinafter cited as Henry W. Darsey Family Bible.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S920] FL1935.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [S916] FL1945.
  8. [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.
  9. [S863] Cemetery Marker in Barber Cemetery, Concord, Gadsden Co., FL (Hwy. 157, Concord-Bainbridge Road (east side), about 2 miles north of the crossroads of Fairbanks Ferry Road and Concord-Bainbridge Road, about 1.5 miles south of the George-Florida state line); read by Barbara Boynton, 17 Jun 2004.