Silas Dan Jones

M, #7343, b. 5 Aug 1867, d. 2 Feb 1959
     Silas Dan Jones was born on 5 Aug 1867 in Decatur Co., GA.1

Silas Dan Jones married Mary E. Harrison, daughter of Benjamin Robert Thomas Harrison and Amanda Melvina Byrd, on 27 Mar 1895 in Decatur Co., GA.2 Silas Dan Jones was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary E. Harrison.3 Silas Dan Jones was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary E. Harrison.4 Silas Dan Jones was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary E. Harrison.5 Silas Dan Jones was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary E. Harrison.6 Silas Dan Jones was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary E. Harrison.7

Silas Dan Jones died on 2 Feb 1959 in Grady Co., GA, at age 91.8,9 He was buried in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.10

Citations

  1. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 151. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1894 - 1905, p. 37.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [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 Number 03985. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  9. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, FL, Issue of 06 Feb 1959, Fri, Page 4
    . Hereinafter cited as Tallahassee Democrat.
  10. [S53] Cemetery Marker in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (located on the northwest side of Whigham, near the Atlantic Coast Line depot (D19 LL11)).

Green Franklin Lodge

M, #7344, b. 23 Jan 1875, d. 14 Mar 1934
     Green Franklin Lodge was born on 23 Jan 1875.1

Green Franklin Lodge married Martha Ann Harrison, daughter of Benjamin Robert Thomas Harrison and Amanda Melvina Byrd, on 29 Dec 1898 in Decatur Co., GA.2,3 Green Franklin Lodge was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Martha Ann Harrison.4

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. Green Franklin Lodge filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was tall, of stout build, with brown eyes and black hair. He was a naval store operator and farmer and living in Whigham, Grady Co., GA. Martha Ann Lodge was listed as his nearest relative. Green Franklin Lodge was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Martha Ann Harrison.5 Green Franklin Lodge was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Martha Ann Harrison.6

Green Franklin Lodge died on 14 Mar 1934 in Thomas Co., GA, at age 59.1,7 He was buried in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S53] Cemetery Marker in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (located on the northwest side of Whigham, near the Atlantic Coast Line depot (D19 LL11)).
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1894 - 1905, p. 225.
  3. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 191. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [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 Number 08163. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

Sophia Elmira Rich

F, #7345, b. 27 Sep 1907, d. 5 May 1978
     Sophia Elmira Rich was born on 27 Sep 1907 in Grady Co., GA.1

Sophia Elmira Rich married Thomas P. Harrison, son of Andrew Jackson Harrison and Alcy Elizabeth Sanders, in Dec 1925.1 Sophia Elmira Rich was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, in the household of Thomas P. Harrison (her husband.)2 Sophia Elmira Rich was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Thomas P. Harrison (her husband.)3

Sophia Elmira Rich died on 5 May 1978 at age 70.1 She was buried in Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.4,1

Citations

  1. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 240. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  2. [S679] US1930.
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S858] Cemetery Marker in Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA (State Road 262 (Antioch Church Rd) and Sykes Mill Rd (30.8364 -84.415)).

Alice Mae Harrell

F, #7346, b. 25 Aug 1890, d. 20 Sep 1970
     Alice Mae Harrell was born on 25 Aug 1890.1

Alice Mae Harrell married Remus J. Harrison, son of Andrew Jackson Harrison and Alcy Elizabeth Sanders, on 30 Aug 1908 in Decatur Co., GA.2 Alice Mae Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Remus J. Harrison (her husband.)3 Alice Mae Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Remus J. Harrison.4 Alice Mae Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Remus J. Harrison.5 Alice Mae Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1935 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Remus J. Harrison.6 Alice Mae Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Remus J. Harrison.7

Alice Mae Harrell died on 20 Sep 1970 at age 80.1,8 She was buried in Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S858] Cemetery Marker in Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA (State Road 262 (Antioch Church Rd) and Sykes Mill Rd (30.8364 -84.415)).
  2. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 236. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S920] FL1935.
  7. [S1399] US1940.
  8. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb), has date as 15 Sep 1970. Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.

William L. Perkins

M, #7347, b. 22 Jan 1861, d. 17 Jul 1946
     William L. Perkins was born on 22 Jan 1861 in GA.1,2

William L. Perkins married Mandy S. Ponder on 24 Jan 1895 in Decatur Co., GA.3 William L. Perkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mandy S. Ponder.2

William L. Perkins was widowed on 16 Mar 1902.1

William's second marriage was to Tabitha Luvenia Harrison, daughter of Andrew Jackson Harrison and Alcy Elizabeth Sanders, on 13 Jan 1904 in Decatur Co., GA.4 William L. Perkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Tabitha Luvenia Harrison.5 William L. Perkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Tabitha Luvenia Harrison.6 William L. Perkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Tabitha Luvenia Harrison.7 William L. Perkins was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Tabitha Luvenia Harrison.8

William L. Perkins died on 17 Jul 1946 in Grady Co., GA, at age 85.1,9 He was buried in Trinity Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S2109] Cemetery Marker in Trinity Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p.792.
  4. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm, Decatur County Marriage Book, 1894 - 1905, p. 572.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S1399] US1940.
  9. [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 Number 23070. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

Mandy S. Ponder

F, #7348, b. 31 Jul 1875, d. 16 Mar 1902
     Mandy S. Ponder was born on 31 Jul 1875 in GA.1

Mandy S. Ponder married William L. Perkins on 24 Jan 1895 in Decatur Co., GA.2 Mandy S. Ponder was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of William L. Perkins (her husband.)3

Mandy S. Ponder died on 16 Mar 1902 at age 26.1 She was buried in Trinity Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S2109] Cemetery Marker in Trinity Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1867 - 1896, p.792.
  3. [S555] US1900.

William Riley Johnson

M, #7349, b. 6 Feb 1878, d. 19 Aug 1953
     William Riley Johnson was born on 6 Feb 1878 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2,3,4

William Riley Johnson married Fairbie Virginia Harrison, daughter of Andrew Jackson Harrison and Alcy Elizabeth Sanders, on 31 Oct 1900 in Decatur Co., GA.5 William Riley Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Fairbie Virginia Harrison.6

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. William Riley Johnson filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA. He was of medium height, of stout build, with blue eyes and light hair. He was farming and living in Whigham, Grady Co., GA. Fairbie Virginia Johnson was listed as his nearest relative.7 William Riley Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Fairbie Virginia Harrison.8 William Riley Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Fairbie Virginia Harrison.9 William Riley Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1935 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Fairbie Virginia Harrison.10 William Riley Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Fairbie Virginia Harrison (This says James instead of William, but it’s with Farby V, and next to Georgia Harrison (wid/o Andrew Jackson Harrison) and to Lemuel Perkins (s/o William L. Perkins, h/o Tabitha Luvenia Harrison), plus they were enumerated in Havana in 1930 and 1935.)11

William Riley Johnson died on 19 Aug 1953 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 75.1,12 He was buried in Butler Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S51] Cemetery Marker in Butler Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (just within Decatur Co. line, s. of Climax to first dirt rd. Pass S. Antioch Church, left for 1 mi. or take first left hand rd just across Double Branch. Cem. in pasture on left. In Nov., 1992, preparer was unable to find this cemetery).
  2. [S676] IRS Treasury Dept., Social Security Application (n.pub.).
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial number 1331, Order Number 2400. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S15] Laura Barker Mortensen, Harrison Heritage Benjamin Harrison (1777-1832) (Murray, Utah: Roylance Publishers, 1989), p. 234, has year as 1879. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Heritage.
  5. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Decatur County Marriage Book, 1894 - 1905, p. 321.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  8. [S681] US1920.
  9. [S679] US1930.
  10. [S920] FL1935.
  11. [S1399] US1940.
  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 Number 30887. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

Charles Melton Johnson

M, #7350, b. 11 Feb 1888, d. 14 Jun 1922
     Charles Melton Johnson was born on 11 Feb 1888 in GA.1

Charles Melton Johnson married Sarah Z. Harrison, daughter of Andrew Jackson Harrison and Alcy Elizabeth Sanders, circa 1907.2 Charles Melton Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Sarah Z. Harrison.2

Assign Roles to the Charles Melton Johnson tag!!3) He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Sarah Z. Harrison.4

Charles Melton Johnson died on 14 Jun 1922 at age 34.1 He was buried in Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S858] Cemetery Marker in Pisgah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA (State Road 262 (Antioch Church Rd) and Sykes Mill Rd (30.8364 -84.415)).
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Form 1 1191, No. 32. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S681] US1920.

Florence Lee

F, #7351, b. Feb 1848, d. 11 Apr 1935
     Florence Lee was born in Feb 1848 in Columbus, Muscogee Co., GA.1

Florence Lee married William M. Hawkins, son of Thomas H. Hawkins and Amoretta F. Milner, on 15 Jan 1874 in Muscogee Co., GA.2 Florence Lee was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Oglethorpe Co., GA, in the household of William M. Hawkins (her husband.)3 Florence Lee was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Oglethorpe Co., GA, in the household of William M. Hawkins.4 Florence Lee was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Oglethorpe Co., GA, in the household of William M. Hawkins.5 Florence Lee was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Oglethorpe Co., GA, in the household of William M. Hawkins.6 Florence Lee was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Oglethorpe Co., GA, in the household of William M. Hawkins.7

Florence Lee died on 11 Apr 1935 in Stephens, Oglethorpe Co., GA, at age 87.8 She was buried on 12 Apr 1935 in Antioch Cemetery, Stephens, Oglethorpe Co., GA.9

Citations

  1. [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, Certificate Number 10445.
  2. [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, Muscogee, Record of Marriages, Book G, 1872-1878, p. 165.
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [S555] US1900, has 1890.
  5. [S663] US1910.
  6. [S681] US1920.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S1993] "Georgia, Deaths Index, 1914-1940," Database, Ancestry.com.
  9. [S2110] Cemetery Marker in Antioch Cemetery, Stephens, Oglethorpe Co., GA.

Annie Mae Maxwell

F, #7352, b. 1 Feb 1892, d. 11 Mar 1994
     Annie Mae Maxwell was born on 1 Feb 1892 in Whigham, Decatur Co., GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Thomas A. Maxwell and Kathryn Edwards.

Annie Mae Maxwell married Henry H. Herring, son of Patrick Henry Herring and Margaret A. Maxwell, on 17 Jul 1912 in Grady Co., GA.4,5 Annie Mae Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Pelham, Mitchell Co., GA, in the household of Henry H. Herring (her husband.)6 Annie Mae Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Henry H. Herring.7 Annie Mae Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, in the household of Henry H. Herring.8 Annie Mae Maxwell was enumerated in the census of 1945 in Leon Co., FL, in the household of Henry H. Herring.9

Annie Mae Maxwell was widowed on 1 Sep 1979.2

Annie Mae Maxwell died on 11 Mar 1994 in Leon Co., FL, at age 102.10,2,11 She was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL.2

Citations

  1. [S676] IRS Treasury Dept., Social Security Application (n.pub.), includes parents.
  2. [S873] Cemetery Marker in Oakland Cemetery, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL (GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 30.4517, Longitude: -84.2858).
  3. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, FL, Issue of 08 Feb 1953, Sun, Page 2
    . Hereinafter cited as Tallahassee Democrat.
  4. [S902] Jackson Co. FL GenWeb, Jackson Co., FL Marriage Records (url: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~fljackso/mindexes/…), Master Marriage index for North Florida and South Georgia.
  5. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Issue of 03 Sep 1979, Mon, Page 18.
  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. [S960] Tallahassee Democrat, Issue of 13 Mar 1994, Sun, Page 28.