Family: James B. BUTLER/Rutha C. Malinda GERRIN (F701)

m. 22 May 1871


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  • Father | Male
    James B. BUTLER

    Born  Abt 1816  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Dec 1876  Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  22 May 1871  [1]  , Lumpkin, Georgia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Rhoda QUALLS | F13 
    Married  29 Mar 1839  , Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Nancy RUTLEDGE | F664 
    Married  24 Aug 1857  Adairsville, Cass, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Unknown BUTLER | F728 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Rutha C. Malinda GERRIN

    Born  1843  , White, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Father   
    Mother   

  • Notes  Married:
    • 1. The pension file contains a certified copy (dated 09 Jul 1896) of the marriage license and certificate. The original is filed in Book D, Page 164.
      2. This marriage was proven invalid through the course of the pension inquiry, due to the fact that James and Nancy (Rutledge) Floyd were never divorced.

    Separation:
    • James is reported to have left Lindy five or six months after their marriage.

  • Sources 
    1. [S50] Case Files of Approved Pension Applications, Old Wars, Indian Disturbances (1815-1858); Records of the Bureau of Pensions and Its Predecessors, 1805-1935; Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C., Malinda Butler, widow's pension application no. 5705, certificate no. 3909, for service of James Butler (Chastain's Co., Ga. Mtd. Vols., Fla. War); (Reliability: 3).