Gordon County GA

On this date. . .the 24th of March

24 March 2011 On this date

Births Edna Josephine Butler was born in 1914 in Quanah, Texas. Deaths Nancy Alice (Roberts) Hemphill died in 1965 in Calhoun, Georgia (my great-grandmother).

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On this date. . .the 22nd of March

22 March 2011 On this date

Births Maria Agnes (Dellinger) Renner was born in 1699. Walter Jasper Ellis was born in 1834 in Georgia. Wiley Columbus Ellis was born in 1847 in North Carolina. Deaths Thomas Newton Ellis died in 1877 in Calhoun, Georgia. Sarah Malinda (Fouts) Chable died in 1951. Marriages Anne Beatrice Butler and Marvin Jackson were married in […]

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On this date. . .the 31st of October

31 October 2010 On this date

Births G. T. Baxter was born in 1854 in Murray County, Georgia. Paul Russell Roberts was born in 1883 in Murray County, Georgia. Richard Martin Hemphill was born in 1930 in Akron, Ohio. Deaths Josie Josephine Ellis died in 1984 in Calhoun, Georgia.

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Weekly Updates for 2010-08-04

4 August 2010 DNA

Great #genealogy resource! Gordon County GA obituaries online. http://ow.ly/2i2Jb # RT @JireneGen: “Write as you have never written before.” The Coming Genealogical Dark Ages. Good #genealogy article. http://su.pr/9MB3yo # RT @vrc84: Doing in #genealogy in GA or surrounding states? Follow the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Sun. column http://tinyurl.com/254zdyv # RT @GenealoGee: A Review of Family Tree DNA’s […]

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James A. McEntire Military Records

27 March 2009 Family Stories

As I reported here, I’ve recently found records related to James A. McEntire in two new Ancestry.com databases:  U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles and Confederate Pension Applications from Georgia.  Here is a summary of the information found in these two records. James was born in McDowell County, North Carolina.  He and his family […]

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