Walter Patton HEMPHILL 

Walter Patton HEMPHILL[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1868 - 1930

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  • Birth  12 Oct 1868  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    • 12 Oct 1868 -> stated in Hemphills in North Carolina
      Oct 1868, Georgia -> stated on 1900 census
      1869, Georgia -> age 11 on 1880 census
      Oct 1869, GA -> death certificate
      12 Oct 1868 -> Find a Grave
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1870  Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Walter (1) appeared in the household of James Hemphill (36). He was born in Georgia. The household included Mary E. (27), Thomas (9), and Rhoda (6).
    Census  1880  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Walter (11) appeared in the household of James Y. Hemphill (44) as his son. He was "at school." He and his mother were born in Georgia and his father was born in North Carolina. The household included Mary E. (38), Thomas M. (19), "Roda J." (15), "Kate Y." (8), Annie G. (7), James A. (1), and Martha McEntire (47).
    Census  1900  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Walter P. Hemphill (32) appeared as head of household. He was born Oct 1898. He and his mother were born in Georgia and his father was born in North Carolina. He was a farmer. He and Henrietta (31) had been married 10 years. The household included Nellie C. (8), Olin E. (5), and Heart Y. (1). The family lived on a farm, which was mortgaged.

      They lived one household up from Walter's brother, J.A. Hemphill and two households down from his half-uncle, Benjamin Burgin Hemphill.
    Census  1910  Precinct 3, Hunt, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Walter P. Hemphill (41) appeared as head of household. He and Henrietta (40) had been married 20 years. He was born in Georgia, his father in North Carolina, and his mother in Georgia. He was a farmer on a general farm, working on his own account. He was literate. His farm was rented (farm schedule 377). The household included Nellie R. (18), Olin (15), Hartwell (12), Roenna (8), and Maurice (3).

      Their youngest son, Maurice, age 3, was born in Georgia, so they probably moved to Texas sometime between 1907 and 1910.
    Census  1920  Montezuma, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Walter Hemphill (51) appeared as head of household. His home was rented. He was married. He was literate. He and both parents were born in Georgia. He was a farmer on a general farm, and was occupied on his own account. The household included Henrietta (50), Olin (25), Rowena (18), Maurice (13), Nellie R. Henderson (29), Hazle (6), Floyd (4), and Mary Hemphill (80).
    Occupation  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Telephone Exchange Owner 
    • *Telephone [something illegible] -> death certificate
      *Owner of the local telephone exchange -> Macon County message board obituary transcript for W. P. Hemphill
    Residence  1926  Montezuma, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • residence at the time of his son's death
    Residence  1930  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Died  5 Mar 1930  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11, 12
    • 06 Mar 1930 -> Hemphills in NC
      05 Mar 1930 -> death certificate

      He died of intestinal nephritis, after being in the care of a doctor for four months. Mrs. Nellie C. Henderson [his oldest daughter] was the informant on his death certificate.

      Walter P. Hemphill: Analysis of a Death Certificate

      He had a stroke two weeks before his death -> Macon County message board obituary transcript
    Walter P. Hemphill Death Certificate
    Walter P. Hemphill Death Certificate
    Buried  8 Mar 1930  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 11
    Address:
    Oglethorpe City Cemetery (aka Oglethorpe Memorial Gardens) 
    Notes 
    • Connection to parents:
      *His parents are named as James Hemphill and Mary Eliza McEntire on his death certificate.
      *He is named as James Y. Hemphill's son on the 1880 census.
      *Mary is named as his mother on the 1920 census.

      Name:
      Walter -> 1880 census
    Person ID  I1832  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified  7 Aug 2012 

    Father  James Young HEMPHILL,   b. 31 Jul 1835, , Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1890, , Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Elizabeth MCENTIRE,   b. 23 Feb 1841, , Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1921, , Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Sep 1867  , Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F25  Group Sheet

    Family  Henrietta LITTLEFIELD,   b. 29 May 1869, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1963, Thomaston, Upson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1890  [2, 7
    Children 
    >1. Nellie R. HEMPHILL,   b. 11 Aug 1891, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1966
     2. Olin Edward HEMPHILL,   b. 26 Nov 1894, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1926, Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Hartwell Young HEMPHILL,   b. 10 Sep 1898, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1982
    >4. Rowena HEMPHILL,   b. Abt 1902, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Maurice HEMPHILL,   b. Abt 1907, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  12 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F646  Group Sheet

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    Walter P. Hemphill
    Walter P. Hemphill

  • Sources 
    1. [S326] 1880 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestrycom : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 159., Ball Ground (825); 154; p. 20 (penned); dwelling 174, family 185; James Y. Hemphill household; accessed; 29 November 2009 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S275] Murray County, Georgia, Death Certificates, , , ; digital images, Georgia Archives, Georgia Non-Indexed Death Certificates, 1928-1930 (http://cdm.sos.state.ga.us/cdm4/nondeath.php : accessed )., 5 September 2010; no. 73121; Walter P. Hemphill; 1928 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S392] Margaret Hemphill Anthony, Hemphills in North Carolina (Collegedale, Tennessee: The College Press, 1981), 31 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S420] 1920 U. S. Census, Macon County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 256., 770 Dist.; 53; sheet 18-A; dwelling 353, family 353; Walter Hemphill household; accessed; 19 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S326] 1880 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestrycom : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 159., Ball Ground (825); 154; p. 20 (penned); dwelling 174, family 185; James Y. Hemphill household; accessed; 29 November 2009 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S97] Find A Grave, Inc., Find A Grave, database (http://www.findagrave.com), entry for Walter P. Hemphill (1868-1930), Memorial No. 54214263, Records of Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Macon County, Georgia; record copyright C. T. Lewis (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S281] 1900 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T623, roll 213., Militia District No. 825 - Ball Ground; 69; sheet 4-B (penned); dwelling 75, family 75; Walter P. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S560] Murray County, Georgia, "Georgia Probate Records 1775-1967," guardianship bond for orphans of J. Y. Hemphill, 6 Oct 1890; adminstration and guardian bonds 1844-1896, digital images, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 30 September 2012); the Hemphill bond is imaged as p. 210 of the Murray County bonds.

    9. [S360] 1870 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 167., 825th District G. M.; p. 10 (penned); dwelling 70, family 70; James Y. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S419] 1910 U. S. Census, Hunt County, Texas, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T624, roll 1566., Precinct 3; 123; sheet 33-A (penned); dwelling 451, family 458; Walter P. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S275] Murray County, Georgia, Death Certificates, , , ; digital images, Georgia Archives, Georgia Non-Indexed Death Certificates, 1928-1930 (http://cdm.sos.state.ga.us/cdm4/nondeath.php : accessed )., 5 September 2010; no. 73121; Walter P. Hemphill; 1928 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S478] , "," Macon County, Georgia Family History & Genealogy Message Board, message board (http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.georgia.counties.macon/mb.ashx : accessed] )., Davine V. Campbell; Walter P. Hemphill - Obituary; 4 August 2003; accessed; 7 August 2012; citing Macon County Citizen-Oglethorpe, Ga. March 7, 1930. The post is a transcription of the obituary (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S478] , "," Macon County, Georgia Family History & Genealogy Message Board, message board (http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.georgia.counties.macon/mb.ashx : accessed] )., Davine V. Campbell; Mr. Olin Edward Hemphill Obituary; 22 January 1999; accessed; 7 August 2012; citing Macon County Citizen-Oglethorpe, Ga. Nov. 12, 1926. The post is a transcription of the obituary. (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S275] Murray County, Georgia, Death Certificates, , , ; digital images, Georgia Archives, Georgia Non-Indexed Death Certificates, 1928-1930 (http://cdm.sos.state.ga.us/cdm4/nondeath.php : accessed )., 5 September 2010; no. 73121, Walter P. Hemphill; 1928 (Reliability: 3).




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