May 2011

On this date. . .the 31st of May

31 May 2011 On this date

Births Clara (Presswood) Lankford was born in 1872. Deaths Captain Thomas Lytle died in 1835 in Burke County, North Carolina (my 5th great-grandfather). Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations.

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On this date. . .the 30th of May

30 May 2011 On this date

Deaths Thomas Patton Hemphill was born in 1881. Arvil Headrick was born in 1966. Marriages Franklin Marvin Butler and Helen Stewart were married in 1935. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations.

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On this date. . .the 29th of May

29 May 2011 On this date

Deaths Francis Marion Kendrick died in 1922 in Murray County, Georgia (son of William Jasper Kendrick and Sarah Fouts). Rhoda Callie Butler died in 1964.

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On this date. . .the 28th of May

28 May 2011 On this date

Births Robert Ross Patterson was born in 1903 in Monroe County, Tennessee. Deaths William F. Ward died in 1945. Marriages Naomi Beamer and Loranza Dow Roberts were married in 1875 in Murray County, Georgia.

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On this date. . .the 27th of May

27 May 2011 On this date

Births Malinda Josephine (Hemphill) Butler was born in 1860 in Murray County, Georgia (my 2nd great-grandmother). Deaths John Stroud died in 1898 in Murray County, Georgia. Rachael E. (Lance) Johnson died in 1925 in Dial, Georgia. Kate Young (Hemphill) Greenlee died in 1949.

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On this date. . .the 26th of May

26 May 2011 On this date

Births Catren Garrett was born in 1646 in England. Deaths Elijah Monteville Roberts, Jr. died in 1925 in Fitzgerald, Georgia. Lula Maude Butler died in 1980 in Murray County, Georgia. Marriages Catherine Elmira Lynch and Thomas Hemphill Washington Whiteside were married in 1840 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.

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On this date. . .the 25th of May

25 May 2011 On this date

Births David Sanford Butler was born in 1855 in Adairsville, Georgia (my 2nd great-grandfather). Deaths Solomon S. Lawson died in 1897 in Old Fort, Tennessee. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations.

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Twice-Told Tuesday: Still Quilting at 83

24 May 2011 Family Stories

CHATSWORTH – Mrs. N. C. Ward of Sunset Drive off Charles Road works barefoot at her machine making quilts.  She will be observing her 83rd birthday tomorrow and would like to hear from all her friends for whom she has made quilts.  For over 40 years she has made quilts, but it was about 12 […]

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On this date. . .the 24th of May

24 May 2011 On this date

Births Mary Catherine (Mull) Weidner was born in 1733 in Goshenhoppen, Pennsylvania (my 6th great-grandmother). Charity Patton was born in 1796.

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On this date. . .the 23rd of May

23 May 2011 On this date

Births Nancy Elizabeth (Forrester) Marshall was born in 1848 in Fannin County, Georgia. Deaths Sarah Malinda (Hemphill) Porter died in 1907. Marriages James E. Ellis and Nancy McClure were married in 1812 in Haywood County, North Carolina (my 4th great-grandparents). Magdalin Elrod and James Meady Roberts were married in 1914 in Murray County, Georgia. Click […]

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