On this date. . .the 25th of August

Births
  • George W. Manley was born in 1884.
  • Earnest LaFayette Roberts was born in 1899 in Murray County, Georgia.
Deaths
  • Columbus P. Hemphill died in 1864.
  • George Avery Powell died in 1931 in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Marriages
  • Joseph Boggs and Mary Ellis were married in 1808 in Jackson County, Georgia.
  • Chapman Ellis and Christina Lowe were married in 1870 in Blount County, Alabama.
Military
  • John Edward Hemphill enlisted in the United States Army in 1942 (my grandfather).  He served in the European Theater as an ambulance driver during World War II.

Updated August 21, 2011.

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