Tombstone Tuesday: William and Printie Whitener

Whitener genealogy

William Adolphus “Dock” Whitener, my great-grandmother’s elder half-brother, was born January 7, 18821 in Ellijay, Georgia2.  He was the youngest son of William Everett Whitener and Roxy Sinyard3.  He fought in both the Spanish-American War and the Philippine Insurrection4.  He first married Cynthia Caroline Reed5 about 19036; after Cynthia died, he married Prentis Mullinax in 19167.  Printie […]

On this date. . .the 6th of April

Births James Constant Chable was born in 1868. Deaths Nancy A. (Thurman) Ellis died in 1918 in Gilmer County, Georgia. Mary Elizabeth (Patterson) Whitener died in 1920 in Sand Springs, Oklahoma (my 2nd great-grandmother). James W. Johnson died in 1925 in Dial, Georgia.

On this date. . .the 5th of April

Births Stephen Lawson was born in 1790 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. Mary Ann Ellis was born in 1847 in Gilmer County, Georgia. John V. Fain, Sr. was born in 1910. Deaths Benjamin Burgin died in 1823 in Old Fort, North Carolina (my 6th great-grandfather). Willie Selmer West died in 1986 in Murray County, Georgia.

On this date. . .the 18th of February

Births Tamer Debord was born in 1729 in Rappahannock County, Virginia. Deaths John Wilfong Whitener, Jr. died in 1876 in Morgan County, Indiana. Martha (Debord) Hill died in 1885 in Mountaintown, Georgia. William Henry Langston died in 1920 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. William LaFayette Roberts died in in 1954 in Whitfield County, Georgia. James Buford Roberts […]

On this date. . .the 17th of February

Births Anna Barbara Dellinger was born in 1667. John Ludwick Albright was born in 1761. George Watson Lytle was born in 1829 in Burke County, North Carolina. William Luther Roberts was born in 1881 in Murray County, Georgia. Deaths Daniel Miller died in 1908 in Ellijay, Georgia.

On this date. . .the 11th of February

Births Sarah Salome (Whitener) Settlemyre was born in 1820 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Emma Mary (Roberts) Stuart was born in 1888 in Murray County, Georgia. Deaths William W. Debord died in 1879 in Ellijay, Georgia. Marriages Mary Ann Barnes and Elisha Debord were married in 1844 in Gilmer County, Georgia. Click on any link […]

On this date. . .the 10th of February

Births Benjamin Burgin Hemphill was born in 1826 in Old Fort, North Carolina (my 3rd great-grandfather). Deaths Margaret Miller died in 1889. Marriages Martha Debord and William Hill were married in 1819 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Joel Elbert Searcy and Margaret Caroline Whitener were married in 1853 in Gilmer County, Georgia.

On this date. . .the 7th of February

Births Rhoda Salina (Whitener) Bollinger was born in 1822 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Mary Elizabeth (Patterson) Whitener was born in 1867 in Ellijay, Georgia (my 2nd great-grandmother). Deaths Ann (Kirke) Garrett died in 1721 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (currently believed to be my 7th great-grandmother). Elizabeth McKinney (Tucker) Ellis died in 1907 in Murray County, […]