Genealogy To-Dos: November Wrap-Up


I started out this month’s To-Do list post by saying “the hardest thing about these monthly To-Do posts is narrowing down my list to a size that can be accomplished in one month.”  Well. . .I did not narrow the list down enough this time. Writing Write 8 blog posts (no including “On this date” […]

On this date. . .the 30th of November


Births Benjamin Burgin was born in 1741 in Shrewsbury Parish, Maryland (my 6th great-grandfather). Charles Patterson was born in 1860. Edgar Earnest Roberts was born in 1886 in Murray County, Georgia. Bessie (Roberts) McCandless was born in 1888. Sarah Louise Pendley was born in 1925 in Akron, Ohio. Deaths Sarah Miller died in 1895. Ruby […]

On this date. . .the 29th of November


Births Nina Melissa Greenlee was born in 1907 in McDowell County, North Carolina. Deaths Mary (Morrison) Hemphill died in 1851. James Benjamin Butler died in 1944 in Ramhurst, Georgia (my great-grandfather). Vina J. (Townsend) Roberts died in 1954 in Murray County, Georgia. Martha Alma (Ellis) Francis died in 1970 in Davis, Oklahoma Military Francis Marion […]

Martin O’Neal and Mary Jane Baxter Were Married

O'Neal Baxter genealogy

On this date in 1869, Martin V. O’Neal and Mary Jane Baxter were joined in the holy bonds of matrimony.  They were married in Murray County, Georgia. Martin’s first cousin, Francis Marion Kendrick, married Mary Jane’s first cousin, Barbara Baxter.  Francis and Barbara were my great-great-grandparents, meaning I’m related to both Martin and Mary Jane, […]

On this date. . .the 28th of November


Births Sarah (Atchley) Guthrie was born in 1784 in Loudoun County, Virginia Jane Caroline (Dysart) Burgin was born in 1822 in North Carolina. Nancy (Patterson) Patterson was born in 1829 in Hall County, Georgia. Margaret A. (Weaver) Albright was born in 1875. Samuel Clifton Francis was born in 1909 in Sulpher, Oklahoma. Deaths William Garrett […]

On this date. . .the 27th of November


Births George W. Lytle was born in 1785 in Burke County, North Carolina. Leander R. L. Whitener was born in 1837 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Mandy (Mathis) Stover was born in 1886 in Georgia. Newton O. Langford was born in 1891 in Georgia. Bondell (Ward) Fain was born in 1918, probably in Fannin County, […]

On this date. . .the 26th of November


Births Cyntha C. (MNU) Haney was born in 1821. Rosannah (McEntire) Barrett McEntire was born in 1846, probably in Murray County, Georgia. Olin Edward Hemphill was born in 1894 in Georgia. Deaths John W. Davis died in 1918. Marriages Johans Philip Dellinger and Catherine Zerb were married in 1748 in Baden-Wurtenburg (currently believed to be […]

On this date. . .the 25th of November

November 25th On this date

Births Daniel Bane was born in 1723. Alfred Harrison Searcy was born in 1824 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Deaths Clara Anna (MNU) Dellinger died in 1745. Malinda (Burgin) Hemphill died in 1828 in Old Fort, North Carolina (my 4th great-grandmother). David Quarles died in 1864 in Gilmer County, Georgia. Marriages Anna Barbara Albright and […]

Weekly Updates for 2010-11-24


Looking at FHL microfilm. Just found marriage license for ggg-grandparents! #genealogy # I saw this presentation at #fhexpo Great info! RT @dearmyrtle: What I learned from Jennifer Dondero about DAR Apps # Updated blog post: Jim Butler Army Enlistment #genealogy # Blog post: My First FHL Film – Score! #genealogy # Making […]

On this date. . .the 24th of November


Births James Benjamin Butler was born in 1880 in Ramsey, Georgia (my great-grandfather). Misco (Jones) West was born in 1888 in Alabama. Robert Manning Hemphill was born in 1918 in Murray County, Georgia. Deaths William Hemphill died in 1840 in Burke County, North Carolina (my 4th great-grandfather). Sarah Salome (Whitener) Settlemyre died in 1857 in […]