February 2011

Where does the time go?

21 February 2011 And More

Back in November, I decided I wanted to track the time I spent on various genealogy projects.  One reason for this was to be able to better plan my monthly to-do lists (I have a tendency to overbook myself).  I knew I wanted a web-based system (preferably one that was free).  There are several available, […]

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On this date. . .the 21st of February

21 February 2011 On this date

Births Anna Barbara (Dellinger) Meyer was born in 1668. Deaths Sigmund Kaltheisen died in 1734. James Cass Ellis died in 1905 in Fannin County, Georgia. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations. If you enjoyed this post, get free updates by email or RSS.

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On this date. . .the 20th of February

20 February 2011 On this date

Births Catherine (Powell) Tilley was born in 1785 in Burke County, North Carolina (my 5th great-grandmother). Martha E. (Harris) McEntire was born in 1844. Deaths Leaty Carolina (Lankford) West died in 1937 in Cisco, Georgia (my 2nd great-grandmother).

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On this date. . .the 19th of February

19 February 2011 On this date

Births John Garrett was born in 1739 in Kennet, Pennsylvania (my 5th great-grandfather). Marriages William Garrett and Ann Kirke were married in 1668 (currently believed to be my 7th great-grandparents).

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On this date. . .the 18th of February

18 February 2011 On this date

Births Tamer Debord was born in 1729 in Rappahannock County, Virginia. Deaths John Wilfong Whitener, Jr. died in 1876 in Morgan County, Indiana. Martha (Debord) Hill died in 1885 in Mountaintown, Georgia. William Henry Langston died in 1920 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. William LaFayette Roberts died in in 1954 in Whitfield County, Georgia. James Buford Roberts […]

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The 1930 Household of Jim Butler

17 February 2011 Analysis

Census abstract1: James B. Butler, Head, rented home for $20, did not live on a farm, male, white, age 49, married for the first time at age 25, did not attend school during the year, literate, b. GA, father b. G, mother b. NC, occupied as Sheriff of Murray County where he worked for wages, […]

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On this date. . .the 17th of February

17 February 2011 On this date

Births Anna Barbara Dellinger was born in 1667. John Ludwick Albright was born in 1761. George Watson Lytle was born in 1829 in Burke County, North Carolina. William Luther Roberts was born in 1881 in Murray County, Georgia. Deaths Daniel Miller died in 1908 in Ellijay, Georgia.

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Weekly Updates for 2011-02-16

16 February 2011 Evidence

RT @geneabloggers: An interview with Elizabeth Shown Mills at GeneaBloggers http://su.pr/4727NO #genealogy # RT @acoffin: Lynch says stop talking about writing and go write. If you can use a word processor, you can write a book. #rootstech # Working on census research checklist for NGS Home Study Course. #genealogy # RT @rzamor1: Video streamed at […]

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On this date. . .the 16th of February

16 February 2011 On this date

Births Judson C. Roberts was born in 1882 in Georgia. Deaths Rachel Louisa (Johnson) Ward died in 1980 in Chatsworth, Georgia (my great-grandmother). Marriages Mary Polly Atchley and Martin Langston were married in 1832 in Sevier County, Tennessee (my 4th great-grandparents).

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Tombstone Tuesday: Alfred and Nellie Flowers

15 February 2011 Evidence

Nellie Ward was born on January 31, 1910, the oldest child of Newt Ward and Rachel Johnson.  She probably was born in Fannin County, Georgia, as the family was enumerated there on both the 1910 and 1920 censuses.  She married Alfred O. Flowers, who was born May 8, 1909 and died March 21, 1976.  Nellie […]

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