On this date. . .the 23rd of April

Births Hannah Garrett was born in 1674 in England. Sarah Garrett was born in 1676 in England. Johannes Rottenhauser was born in 1697. William Henson Patterson was born in 1859 in Gilmer County, Georgia. Luke Hemphill Butler was born in 1916 in Quanah, Texas. Deaths Thomas Young Hemphill McEntire died in 1813 in Old Fort, […]

On this date. . .the 22nd of April

Deaths George Debord died in 1820 in Washington County, Virginia. Jane Caroline (Dysart) Burgin died in 1883. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations. Did you enjoy this post? Subscribe today to get new posts sent to your favorite RSS reader or emailed to you.

Stanford-Hemphill Marriage

Hemphill genealogy

On this date in 1919, Martin Eakes Stanford and Blanche G. Hemphill were joined in the holy bonds of matrimony.  They were married in Murray County, Georgia. Blanche was my grandfather’s eldest sister. Analysis From this record, I learned Martin’s middle name and the fact that he must have gone by Eakes, else why would […]

On this date. . .the 19th of April

Births Levi Mote was born in 1753 in Jones Creek, North Carolina. Thomas Atchley was born in 1796 in Sevier County, Tennessee (my 5th great-grandfather). James Alexander Hemphill was born in 1879 in Murray County, Georgia (my great-grandfather). William Taylor Butler was born in 1892 in Georgia. Deaths Jonas Renner died in 1766 in Oberacker. […]

On this date. . .the 17th of April

Births Nannie Mayme (Roberts) Greeson was born in 1890 in Georgia. Deaths Moses Whiteside died in 1864 in Cross Plains, Alabama. Thomas Lytle died in 1883 in Crooked Creek, North Carolina (my 4th great-grandfather). Marriages Hannah Sigmon and John Wilfong were married in 1787 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.

On this date. . .the 16th of April

Births Vadah Octavia (Whitener) Kendrick was born in 1905 in Tennessee. Deaths William Patterson died in 1895 in Forsyth County, Georgia. Alfred Harrison Searcy died in 1905 in Springdale, Arkansas. Marriages Mary Ann Flack and Thomas Patton Hemphill were married in 1857 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Nathaniel Cobb and Rachel Adeline Whiteside were married […]