Martha BROOKSHIRE[1]

Female 1832 - 1904  (72 years)


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  • Name Martha BROOKSHIRE 
    Born 2 Aug 1832  , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • 2 Aug 1832; Wilkes Co, NC -> Johnsons and Woodys website
      2 Aug 1832; Wilkes Co, NC -> Facets of Fannin
    Gender Female 
    Residence Abt 1864  Lenoir City, , Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Martha and the children lived with relatives while her husband was in military prison during the Civil War
    Died 11 Nov 1904  [1
    Buried Aft 11 Nov 1904  , Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Address:
    Tilley Baptist Church Cemeter 
    • Tilley Baptist Church Cemetery -> Johnsons and Woodys website
      Tilley Cemetery -> Facets of Fannin
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Martha Brookshire Davis -> Facets of Fannin

      Connection to parents:
      She is named as a daughter of Jamies Brookshire and Elizabeth Tilliey in Facets of Fannin.
    Person ID I2137  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 15 May 2011 

    Father James BROOKSHIRE,   b. 10 Mar 1799, , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Aft 1870, , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth TILLEY,   b. Abt 1809, Kings Creek, Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1884, , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 21 Aug 1827  , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet

    Family Rev. George Wesley DAVIS,   b. 22 Mar 1830, , probably Ashe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1918  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1854  Dial, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Wilbern DAVIS,   b. 14 Oct 1855,   d. Oct 1859  (Age 4 years)
     2. Nancy J. DAVIS,   b. 16 Mar 1857,   d. Oct 1859  (Age 2 years)
     3. John W. DAVIS,   b. 12 Jun 1858,   d. 26 Nov 1918  (Age 60 years)
     4. Annie Elizabeth DAVIS,   b. 23 Mar 1860,   d. 16 Oct 1892  (Age 32 years)
     5. Purline Louisa DAVIS,   b. 11 Apr 1862,   d. 14 Jul 1943  (Age 81 years)
     6. Mary M. DAVIS,   b. 5 Aug 1864,   d. 10 Aug 1904  (Age 40 years)
     7. Lydia Lucinda DAVIS,   b. 5 Jun 1867,   d. 21 May 1963  (Age 95 years)
     8. Rachel Cordelia DAVIS,   b. 9 Jan 1870,   d. 7 Nov 1956  (Age 86 years)
     9. Sarah Caroline DAVIS,   b. 10 Apr 1872,   d. 5 Jul 1947  (Age 75 years)
     10. James W. DAVIS,   b. 14 Jul 1874,   d. 29 Dec 1954  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F685  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Aug 1832 - , Wilkes, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Dec 1854 - Dial, Fannin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1864 - Lenoir City, , Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Tilley Baptist Church Cemeter - Aft 11 Nov 1904 - , Fannin, Georgia
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  • Sources 
    1. [S369] Joanne Smith Pirkle Wright, "Davis Family (F159)," Facets of Fannin: A History of Fannin County, Georgia, Ethelene Dyer Jones, editor (Dallas, TX: Curtis Media Corporation, 1989), ., pp. 273-274 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S25] Kimberly Wright, "Ancestors of Martha Brookshire"; digital images, Johnsons and Woodys of North Georgia (http://www.wordwrightshop.com).
      http://www.wordwrightshop.com/397.htm