Surname Saturday: Patterson


My Patterson family line starts with Mary Elizabeth, my great-great grandmother.  She was born 7 Feb 1867 in Gilmer County, Georgia, where she lived until after her marriage.  She married William E. Whitener in 1883 and they moved to Murray County, Georgia sometime in the next year or two.  Between 1904 and 1907, they moved […]

On this date. . .the 26th of December

Deaths Maria Catharina (Heckel) Meyer died in 1755. Rosannah (McEntire) Daniel died in 1870 in Cherokee County, Alabama. Mary Elizabeth (Henderson) Roberts died in 1922 in Ramhurst, Georgia. Marriages Martha Brookshire and George Wesley Davis were married in 1854 in Dial, Georgia. Mary Druscilla Dillard and Avery Pollian Whitener were married in 1909 in Rhea […]

On this date. . .the 11th of November


Births Ludwig Albright was born in 1731 in Germany (my 7th great-grandfather). Anna Maria (Keller) Albright was born in 1733 in Pennsylvania in (my 7th great-grandmother). Moses Whiteside was born in 1785 in Buffalo Creek, North Carolina. Isaac Ezekial Ellis was born in 1846. Alvin M. Brookshire was born in 1850 in Ellijay, Georgia. Deaths […]

On this date. . .the 16th of October

Births George Washington Powell was born in 1808 in Powelltown, Wilkes, North Carolina. John Allgood was born in 1837 in Franklin County, North Carolina. Henry Franklin Powell was born in 1850 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Deaths Annie Elizabeth (Davis) Tipton died in 1892. updated 14 Oct 2012

On this date. . .the 14th of October

Births Daniel Whitener was born in 1750 in Anson County, North Carolina (my 5th great-grandfather). Elizabeth (Atchley) Lindsey was born in 1800 in Sevier County, Tennessee. John Miller was born in 1807. Wilbern Davis was born in 1855. Avery Pollian Whitener was born in 1876 in Georgia. Della M. (MNU) Lankford was born in 1893 […]

On this date. . .the 6th of August


Births Mary Ann Eliza Whiteside was born in 1828, in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Hoke S. Jackson was born in 1910. Deaths John Whitfield Hemphill died in 1915, in North Carolina. Marriages Lydia Lucinda Davis and John Thomas German were married in 1891 in Fannin, County, Georgia. Dovie Garrett and James Joshua Mooney were married […]

On this date. . .the 14th of July

Births Barbara (Dellinger) Hawn was born in 1797 in Catawba County, North Carolina. James W. Davis was born in 1874. James Blaine Ellis, Sr. was born in 1888 in Gilmer County, Georgia. Deaths Barbara (Weidner) Mossman Rohrbach died in 1795 in Ephrata Cloister, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Wesley Jones Whitener died in 1887 in Booneville, Arkansas. Caroline […]

Weekly Update: December 30, 2009

Uploaded 1920 U. S. Census, Oklahoma, Hughes, Dustin, p. 10B. Ledbetter, Patterson #surnames Reading Above the Trees: 15-Minute Family History: Make a Holiday Binder New blog post: Surname Saturday: Hemphill, part 1 Abstracted 1860 census info for Robert WEST (1839 – ?) & family in Polk County, TN. Abstracted 1900 census […]