Nancy Alice ROBERTS

Nancy Alice ROBERTS[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Female 1877 - 1965  (88 years)

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  • Name Nancy Alice ROBERTS 
    Born 9 Jan 1877  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8
    • Jan 1877, Georgia -> stated on 1900 census
      9 Jan 1877, Murray, GA -> death certificate
      9 Jan 1877 -> Hemphill-Roberts family bible
    Gender Female 
    Census 1880  Eighth District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Nancy A. was enumerated in the household of Martin L. Roberts as his daughter. Her age is given as 3. Her birthplace and her mother's is given as Georgia; her father's is Tennessee. Other household members include Rosa M. (27), "Wm. D." (7), James S. (6), and Elijah M. (1). (Monteville Roberts', Edward Roberts', and Loranza Roberts' households are on the same page.)
    Census 1900  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Nancy A. (23) appeared in the household of James A. Hemphill (21) as his wife. She was born Jan 1877 in Georgia. Her father was born in Tennessee and her mother in Georgia. She and J. A. had been married two years. She was the mother of two children, both of whom were living. Other household members include daughters: Blanche (1), and "Rosa E" (2m); mother-in-law, Mary E (59); and boarder, Cisero C Miller (24).

      James' brother Walter P. Hemphill appeared one household up and his half-uncle Ben Hemphill appeared three households up.
    Census 1910  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • "Allice" (33) appeared in the household of James (31) as his wife. They had been married 12 years. She was the mother of 5 children all of whom were living. She and both parents were born in Georgia. The household included Blanche (11), Edna (10), James (8), Martin (6), and Walter (4). The family lived on a farm, which they owned, free.
    Residence 1917 or 1918  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Census 1920  Ashton District, Ben Hill, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Ashton Road 
    Census 1930  Federal Road, Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Nancy A. Hemphill (53) appeared in the household of her husband, James A. Hemphill (51). She was the homemaker. The family lived on a farm and their home was rented for an unspecified amount. They did not have a radio. The household includes their sons: William E (20), John E (14), and Robert M (12).

      The 1930 Household of James A. Hemphill
    Residence 1935  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • She lived in the same house in both 1935 and 1940.
    Census 1940  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Alice (64) appeared in the household of John E. Hemphill (25) as his mother. They owned their home, which was valued at $500, and was a farm. She was widowed. She had completed the seventh grade. She was born in Georgia. They lived in the same house in 1935. She was engaged in home housekeeping. John was the informant.

      Her son Martin and family lived next door.
    Residence 14 Sep 1944  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • In a newspaper announcement honoring Elmer, she is identified as "Mrs. J. A. Hemphill, of Ramhurst."
    Residence 12 Dec 1946  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • "Mrs. Alice Hemphill, of Ramhurst."
    Residence 17 Jul 1947  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • "Mrs. Alice Hemphill. . .of Ramhurst" attended a birthday dinner for Jim and Elmer.
    Residence 12 Aug 1948  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Residence 30 Aug 1951  Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [17

    • "Mrs. J. A. Hemphill gave a family reunion at her home Sunday, her eight children all being present. At the noon hour dinner was spread buffet style. The afternoon was spent in chatting, picture making and the men folks enjoyed pitching horse shoes."
    Misc 15 Jun 1955  Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Miscellaneous 
    • Miss Alice as a charter member of the Chatsworth Chapter No 449, Order of the Eastern Star.
    Residence 1965  Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 24 Mar 1965  Calhoun, Gordon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • She died at Cherokee Acres Rest Home.
    Buried 26 Mar 1965  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Hemphill-McEntire Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • Name:
      *Nancy A. -> 1900 census
      *Nancy Alice Hemphill -> Hemphill-Roberts family bible
      *Nancy A. Roberts -> 1880 census
      *Alice Hemphill -> 1940 census
      *Nancy A. Roberts -> John's delayed birth certificate
      *Nancy Alice Roberts -> John's death certificate

      Connection to parents:
      *Alice's parents are named as Martin Roberts and Rose Ellis in her death certificate.
      *Named as Martin L. Roberts' daughter -> 1880 census
    Person ID I1547  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2012 

    Father Martin Lafayette ROBERTS,   b. 2 May 1853, , Bradley, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1925, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Rosa Evelyn ELLIS,   b. 28 Mar 1853, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1936, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1872  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F62  Group Sheet

    Family James Alexander HEMPHILL,   b. 19 Apr 1879, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1936, probably Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1897  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Children 
    +1. Blanche Geneva HEMPHILL,   b. 22 Dec 1898, , probably Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1977, , Floyd, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. Rosa Edna HEMPHILL,   b. 12 Mar 1900, Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1990, , Cobb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +3. James Young HEMPHILL,   b. 6 Jul 1902, , probably Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1977, , Whitfield, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +4. Martin Lafayette HEMPHILL,   b. 2 Dec 1903, Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1982, Akron, Summit, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +5. Walter Thomas HEMPHILL,   b. 27 Sep 1907, , probably Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1981  (Age 73 years)
    +6. William Elmer HEMPHILL,   b. 5 Jul 1910, Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1962, Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +7. Annie Kate HEMPHILL,   b. 19 Jan 1913, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1994, , Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +8. John Edward HEMPHILL
    +9. First Lieutenant Robert Manning HEMPHILL,   b. 24 Nov 1918, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1948, Cisco, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    Photos
    Hemphill Men
    Hemphill Men
    Hemphill Women
    Hemphill Women
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1877 - Murray County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Eighth District, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1897 - Murray County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1917 or 1918 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Ashton Road - 1920 - Ashton District, Ben Hill, Georgia
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    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Federal Road, Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 14 Sep 1944 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Dec 1946 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Jul 1947 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Aug 1948 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Aug 1951 - Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - Miscellaneous - 15 Jun 1955 - Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1965 - Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Mar 1965 - Calhoun, Gordon, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Hemphill-McEntire Cemetery - 26 Mar 1965 - Murray County, Georgia
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  • Photos
    Hemphill Spouses
    Hemphill Spouses
    front row (kneeling): Leo (Morrison) Hemphill, Julia (Bowers) Hemphill
    standing: Ann (Ward) Hemphill, Alice (Roberts) Hemphill, Dewey Pendley, Vivian (Morris) Hemphill, Red Bryan.
    at the far right, leaning on the truck: John Edward Hemphill
    unidentified child on top of truck
    Roberts Reunion 1909
    Roberts Reunion 1909
    The old lady in the hat, standing next to the post, is either Mariah (Langston) Roberts or Elizabeth (Tucker) Ellis Haney [Annie Kate identified her as "Grandma Haney."]
    Ellis-Roberts-Pendley women
    Ellis-Roberts-Pendley women
    standing from left: Rosa Ellis, Alice Roberts holding Mary Pendley. Based on Mary's age, this photo would have been taken @ 1920-1921.
    Hemphill Women
    Hemphill Women

    Documents
    Newspaper Clips @ 1945
    Newspaper Clips @ 1945
    This is an undated and unidentified copy of a newspaper page. There is a legal notice dated 10 Jan 1945, so the edition was probably published in January 1945. Based on that date, it is likely The Chatsworth Times.

    Death Records
    John Edward Hemphill Obituary
    John Edward Hemphill Obituary
    John Edward Hemphill Death Certificate
    John Edward Hemphill Death Certificate

  • Sources 
    1. [S303] Gordon County, Georgia; Probate Court's Office, Calhoun., death certificate; 1965; Alice Hemphill (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S276] 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 825 Ballground; 69; sheet 4-B (penned); dwelling 76, family 76; James A. Hemphill household; accessed; 13 October 2010 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S326] James Alexander Hemphill Family Bible Records, 1877-1954, (New York: n.p., n.d.); privately held by M. H. Kendrick, [address for private use], Chatsworth, GA, 2010. Bible passed to current owner from her aunt, Annie Kate (Hemphill) Bryan, who received it from her sister Edna (Hemphill Pendley); Annie Kate and Edna are daughters of the original owners., Births (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S321] 1880 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestrycom : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 159., Eighth District; 153; p. 25 (penned), p. 434 (stamped); dwelling 219, family 224; Martin L. Roberts household; accessed; 4 March 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S448] 1940 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication T627, roll 696., Militia District 825 Carters; 105-5; p. 5-B (penned); dwelling 72; John E. Hemphill household; accessed; 6 April 2012 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S486] Murray County, Georgia; Probate Court's Office, Chatsworth., delayed birth certificate; 204-088-1552; 1957; John Edward Hemphill (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S314] Whitfield County, Georgia; Office of Vital Records, Dalton., death certificate; 016800; 2004; John Edward Hemphill (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S303] Gordon County, Georgia; Probate Court's Office, Calhoun., death certificate; 1965; Alice Hemphill (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S276] 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 825 Ballground; 69; sheet 4-B (penned); dwelling 76, family 76; James A. Hemphill household; accessed; 13 October 2010 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S309] 1910 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 205., Ball Ground District #825; 108; sheet 9-A (penned); dwelling 153, family 158; James Hemphill household; accessed; 30 December 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S299] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," Database and images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 19171918, NARA microfilm publication M1509., accessed; 29 June 2009; James Alexander Hemphill, serial no. 693, order no. 309, Draft Board O, Murray County, Georgia; citing FHL microfilm roll 1,558,454 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S310] 1930 U. S. Census, Murray County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); National Archives and Records and Administration microfilm publication T626, roll 377., Ball Ground Militia District 825; 107-4; sheet 1-A; dweilling 2, family 2; James A. Hemphill household; accessed; 23 December 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S123] D. H. Davis, Hemphill Scrapbook; privately held by D. H. Davis, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,], "Pvt. W. E. Hemphill Honored In Dalton", 14 Sep 1944, The Chatsworth Times (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S123] D. H. Davis, Hemphill Scrapbook; privately held by D. H. Davis, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,], "Ward-Hemphill Wedding Told", 12 Dec 1946, The Chatsworth Times (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S123] D. H. Davis, Hemphill Scrapbook; privately held by D. H. Davis, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,], "W. E., J. Y. Hemphill Honored at Dinner", The Chatsworth Times, 17 Jul 1947, p. 4, col. 3 (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S302] , Hemphill Family Scrapbook; privately held by D. H. Davis, [address for private use], Chatsworth, Georgia, 2009., "Robert M. Hemphill Dies in Accident"; citing The Chatsworth Times, 12 August 1948; In 2009, Ms. Davis provided her scrapbook to the author and allowed her to scan the contents (Reliability: 2).

    17. [S123] D. H. Davis, Hemphill Scrapbook; privately held by D. H. Davis, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,], "Hemphill Reunion Is Held Sunday", 30 Oct 1951, The Chatsworth Times (Reliability: 3).

    18. [S437] Murray County History Committee, Murray County Heritage (Roswell, Ga: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1987), 488 (Reliability: 3).
      I've also heard my mother talk about the fact that her grandparents and aunts and uncles were all in the Masons/Eastern Star.

    19. [S266] Murray County, Georgia, , ; Probate Court's Office, Chatsworth., Marriage Book M: 314; Hemphill-Roberts, 1897, recorded license and return (Reliability: 3).