William H. Johnson

M, #7454, b. 1 Jan 1892, d. 30 Apr 1969
     William H. Johnson was born on 1 Jan 1892 in GA.1,2,3,4

William H. Johnson married Lillie Moore, daughter of Orren Moore and Mary Florence Maxwell, on 9 Apr 1913 in Decatur Co., GA.5,6

Assign Roles to the William H. Johnson tag!!2) He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Lillie Moore.3 William H. Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Lillie Moore.6 William H. Johnson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Lillie Moore.7

William H. Johnson died on 30 Apr 1969 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 77.8,4 He was buried in Johnson Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.4

Citations

  1. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  2. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, File No. 1190, No. 105. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S2170] Cemetery Marker in Johnson Cemetery, Climax, Decatur Co., GA.
  5. [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/…), Bk E, p. 483.
  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 No. 012365. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.

James Clarence Boyett

M, #7455, b. 18 Feb 1893, d. 15 Sep 1969
     James Clarence Boyett was born on 18 Feb 1893 in GA.1

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. James Clarence Boyett filled out a draft card on 15 Oct 1918 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA. He was tall, of medium build, with blue eyes and brown hair. He was a self employed farmer and living in Whigham, Grady Co., GA. (His age would fit him in the first registration, but his card is for the third registration.)2

James Clarence Boyett married Mettie Lou Moore, daughter of Orren Moore and Mary Florence Maxwell, circa 1918.3 James Clarence Boyett was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mettie Lou Moore.4 James Clarence Boyett was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mettie Lou Moore.3 James Clarence Boyett was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Mettie Lou Moore.5

James Clarence Boyett died on 15 Sep 1969 at age 76.1,6 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. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial No. 1988, Order No. A1618 1/2. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.

John Ray

M, #7456, b. 13 Mar 1838, d. 19 May 1900
     John Ray was born on 13 Mar 1838.1

John Ray married Frances Walters on 8 Nov 1860 in Berrien Co., GA.2

John Ray was widowed on 30 Apr 1886.1

John Ray married Martha Matilda Norwood, daughter of Theodore G Norwood and Elizabeth Green, on 15 Jul 1886 in Berrien Co., GA.3

John Ray died on 19 May 1900 at age 62.1 He was buried in Pleasant Cemetery, Ray City, Berrien Co., GA.1 His estate was probated on 2 Jul 1900 in Berrien Co., GA. Heir and Administrator: Martha Matilda Norwood, his wife.4

Children of John Ray and Martha Matilda Norwood

Citations

  1. [S2173] Cemetery Marker in Pleasant Cemetery, Ray City, Berrien Co., GA.
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Berrien County Marriage Book, 1860 - 1875, p. 14.
  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, No. 602.
  4. [S2174] "Georgia, Wills and Probate Rcds, 1742-1992," Images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : accessed 30 Apr 2019), Citing Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Berrien County); Probate Place: Berrien, Georgia.

Beaula E. Ray

F, #7457, b. Aug 1887
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Beaula E. Ray was born in Aug 1887 in GA.1 She was the daughter of John Ray and Martha Matilda Norwood. Beaula E. Ray was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Berrien Co., GA, in the household of Martha Matilda Norwood (her mother.)1

Citations

  1. [S555] US1900.

Tula M. Ray

F, #7458, b. 26 Oct 1889, d. 22 Jan 1902
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
     Tula M. Ray was born on 26 Oct 1889 in GA.1,2 She was the daughter of John Ray and Martha Matilda Norwood. Tula M. Ray was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Berrien Co., GA, in the household of Martha Matilda Norwood (her mother.)1

Tula M. Ray died on 22 Jan 1902 at age 12.2 She was buried in Pleasant Cemetery, Ray City, Berrien Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S555] US1900.
  2. [S2173] Cemetery Marker in Pleasant Cemetery, Ray City, Berrien Co., GA.

Frances Walters

F, #7459, b. 7 Apr 1845, d. 30 Apr 1886
     Frances Walters was born on 7 Apr 1845.1

Her marriage record has her surname as Walters, but her tombstone has Waters. Her 1860 census record, with her father, has Watters/Walters.

Frances Walters married John Ray on 8 Nov 1860 in Berrien Co., GA.2

Frances Walters died on 30 Apr 1886 at age 41.1 She was buried in Pleasant Cemetery, Ray City, Berrien Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S2173] Cemetery Marker in Pleasant Cemetery, Ray City, Berrien Co., GA.
  2. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Berrien County Marriage Book, 1860 - 1875, p. 14.

Luther L. Terry

M, #7460, b. 6 Jul 1893, d. 28 Oct 1956
     Luther L. Terry was born on 6 Jul 1893 in Richland Co., SC.1,2

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Luther L. Terry filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Richland Co., SC. He was short, of slender build, with blue eyes and brown hair. He was single, a clerk, employed by Mrs. E. L. Moos and living at Edgewood P. O. in SC.1

Luther L. Terry married Edna E. ONeal, daughter of John W. ONeal and Martha M. (Mattie) Overstreet, circa 1922.3 Luther L. Terry was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Charleston Co., SC, with others in the household: Edna E. ONeal.3 Luther L. Terry was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Johns Island Township, Charleston Co., SC, with others in the household: Edna E. ONeal.4

Luther L. Terry was living in Johns Island, Charleston Co., SC, in 1956.5

Luther L. Terry died on 28 Oct 1956 in Charleston Co., SC, at age 63.5,2 He was buried in Terry Cemetery, Lexington Co., SC.2

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Form 1983, No. 150. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S2176] Cemetery Marker in Terry Cemetery, Lexington Co., SC.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [S932] Death Registration Original data: South Carolina. South Carolina death records. Columbia, SC, USA: SCDAH, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT. Hereinafter cited as South Carolina Death Records, 1821-1965.

Florence Deese

F, #7461, b. 21 Jan 1876, d. 11 Dec 1941
     Florence Deese was born on 21 Jan 1876 in NC.1,2

Florence Deese married Eugene C. ONeal, son of Samuel Gilmore ONeal and Susan Coward, circa 1897.3 Florence Deese was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Iron City, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Eugene C. ONeal (her husband.)2 Florence Deese was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Dothan, Houston Co., AL.4 She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Dothan, Houston Co., AL.5 She was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Dothan, Houston Co., AL, in the household of unresearched people (her daughter.)6

Florence Deese died on 11 Dec 1941 at age 65.1 She was buried in Dothan City Cemetery, Dothan, Houston Co., AL.1

Citations

  1. [S977] Cemetery Marker in Dothan City Cemetery, Dothan, Houston Co., AL (311319N     0852240W).
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940, The enumerator listed the county as Geneva.

Henry L. Roberts

M, #7462, b. 8 Jun 1887, d. 22 Dec 1961
     Henry L. Roberts was born on 8 Jun 1887 in GA.1,2

Henry L. Roberts married Mattie Lou ONeal, daughter of Henry Cullen ONeal and Viola Bean, on 16 Mar 1904 in Miller Co., GA.3

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Henry L. Roberts filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Miller Co., GA. He was tall, of tall build, with brown eyes and black hair. He was farming at H. B. Lane in Miller Co., GA and living in Iron City, Decatur Co., GA.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Miller Co., GA, with others in the household: Mattie Lou ONeal.4 Henry L. Roberts was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Miller Co., GA, in the household of Idus Carl Lane (his brother-in-law.)5

Henry L. Roberts died on 22 Dec 1961 at age 74.2 He was buried in Primitive Union Cemetery, Colquitt, Miller Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Form 119, No. 199. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S1459] Cemetery Marker in Primitive Union Cemetery, Colquitt, Miller Co., GA.
  3. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Miller County Marriage Book, 1890 - 1906, p. 6.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S1399] US1940.

Grady Middleton

M, #7463, b. 13 Jun 1893, d. 13 Dec 1934
     Grady Middleton was born on 13 Jun 1893 in GA.1 He was the son of Melvin Green Middleton and Viola Bean. Grady Middleton was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Mayhaw, Miller Co., GA, in the household of Melvin Green Middleton (his father.)2

Grady Middleton died on 13 Dec 1934 at age 41.1 He was buried in Primitive Union Cemetery, Colquitt, Miller Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S1459] Cemetery Marker in Primitive Union Cemetery, Colquitt, Miller Co., GA.
  2. [S555] US1900.