Twice Told Tuesday: James Jackson Feted at Dinner


“James Jackson, who left recently for San Diego, Calif. where he will be stationed at the U. S. Naval Training center there, was honor guest at a supper his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Jackson, gave at their home before his departure. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Freeman King, Mrs. A. M. Rogers, Miss Eva […]

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 26th of November


Births Cyntha C. (MNU) Haney was born in 1821. Rosannah (McEntire) Barrett McEntire was born in 1846, probably in Murray County, Georgia. Olin Edward Hemphill was born in 1894 in Georgia. Deaths John W. Davis died in 1918. Marriages Johans Philip Dellinger and Catherine Zerb were married in 1748 in Baden-Wurtenburg (currently believed to be […]

Weekly Updates for 2009-11-11

Visited Murray Co. Probate Ct. to look up West’s in the Death Index. Didn’t find what I was seeking, but did get data on 2nd and 3rd lines. # Added photo of Mattie (Butler) and Charlie Sampler. #genealogy # Added photo of Samuel HEMPHILL’s headstone. #genealogy #surnames # Want to see the questions […]