Tombstone Tuesday: Charlie and Mattie Sampler

Butler genealogy

Mattie Lytle Butler, the eldest child of Dave Butler and Josephine Hemphill, was born July 28, 1879, probably in Murray County, Georgia.  She married Charlie Sampler on November 26, 1899.  Charlie was born July 13, 1876 in Alabama.  They moved to Quanah, Texas sometime between 1900 and 1910, but were back in Murray County by […]

On this date. . .the 31st of January

Births Robert M. Hannah was born in 1830. James Ezra Ellis was born in 1847 in Benton County, Alabama. Nellie (Ward) Flowers was born in 1910, probably in Fannin County, Georgia. Charlie Rube Johnson was born in 1917 in Cumming, Georgia. Deaths Leander R. L. Whitener died in 1915 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Andrew […]

On this date. . .the 10th of November

Births Hanns Philipp Dellinger was born in 1734. John Silas O’Neal was born in 1807. John Quarles was born in 1818 in South Carolina. Deaths Sarah Massey died in 1822 in Hickory, North Carolina. John Underwood Whiteside died in 1886 in Rabbit Town, Alabama. Cicero Green Ellis died in 1915 in Arkansas. Marriages John W. […]

On this date. . .the 14th of August


Births James Crawford Miller was born in 1838 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Deaths Elizabeth Ann (Hemphill) Whitesides died in 1838 in Cross Plains, Alabama. Joseph McEntyre Lytle died in 1862 in McDowell County, North Carolina. Marriages Martha J. Bradford and James Evan Butler were married in 1874 in Pickens County, Georgia.