Genealogy To-Dos: April Wrap-Up

April was a pretty good month, especially when compared to March.  I’d say I achieved about 85% of my objectives. Research Census project: do the 1920 and 1910 transcriptions and analyses for the Newt Ward-Rachel Johnson household.  I finished 1920 and got about halfway through 1910.  It’s the Johnsons that are taking forever (no surprise […]

On this date. . .the 30th of April

Births Sarah Dorothe Garrett was born in 1640 in England. Hans Michel Dellinger was born in 1697. Catharina Elisabetha Renner was born in 1727. Churchwill Branch Tucker was born in 1805 in Surry County, North Carolina (my4th great-grandfather). Francis Marion Ellis was born in 1844 in Fannin County, Georgia. Deaths John Christian Albrecht died in […]

On this date. . .the 29th of April

Births Martha Debord (Hill) was born in 1801 in Surry County, North Carolina. Deaths John Ludwick Albright died in 1816. Catharine M. (Whitener) Bollinger died in 1866 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations. If you enjoyed this post, get free updates […]

On this date. . .the 28th of April

Births Adeline Crawford (Burgin) Harris was born in 1826 in Burke County, North Carolina. Cynthia Caroline (Reed) Whitener was born in 1882 in Cannon County, Tennessee. Robert West was born in 1888 in Murray County, Georgia. Marriages Sarah Bane and Thomas Hoopes were married in 1763. Click on any link above to see more information […]

Tombstone Tuesday: Charlie and Mattie Sampler

Butler genealogy

Mattie Lytle Butler, the eldest child of Dave Butler and Josephine Hemphill, was born July 28, 1879, probably in Murray County, Georgia.  She married Charlie Sampler on November 26, 1899.  Charlie was born July 13, 1876 in Alabama.  They moved to Quanah, Texas sometime between 1900 and 1910, but were back in Murray County by […]

On this date. . .the 26th of April

Births Nathaniel Cobb was born in 1801 in South Carolina. Nancy A. E. (Marshall) Forrester was born in 1845 in North Carolina. Eliza (Garrett) Mullinax was born in 1867 in Ellijay, Georgia. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations. If you enjoyed this post you might want […]

On this date. . .the 25th of April

Births John Clemons Roberts was born in 1884. Abner Carl Roberts was born in 1889 in Whitfield County, Georgia. Mary Margaret Greenlee was born in 1892 in Murray County, Georgia. Rebecca Gertrude Greenlee was born in 1900. Marriages James Bane and Ruth Wall were married in 1765 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.

On this date. . .the 24th of April

Births Alice Garrett was born in 1678 in England. Deaths Johannes Rottenhauser died in 1772 in Oberacker. Timothy Dalton died in 1775 in Bedford County, Virginia (currently believed to be my 7th great-grandfather). Albert Monroe Johnson died in 1966. Venson T. Johnson died in 1973. Marriages Madison Bailey and Annis L. Stroud were married in […]