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Olin Edward HEMPHILL[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1894 - 1926  (31 years)


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  • Name Olin Edward HEMPHILL 
    Born 26 Nov 1894  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    • Nov 1894, GA -> stated on 1900 census
      26 Nov 1894 -> Find a Grave
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Olin E. (5) appeared in the household of Walter P. Hemphill (32) as his son. He was born Nov 1894. He and both parents were both born in Georgia. The household included Henrietta (31), Nellie C. (8), and Heart Y. (1). The family lived on a farm, which was mortgaged.

      They lived one household up from Walter's brother, J.A. Hemphill and two households down from his half-uncle, Benjamin Burgin Hemphill.
    Census 1910  Precinct 3, Hunt, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Olin (15) appeared in the household of Walter P. Hemphill as his son. He was single. He and both parents were born in Georgia. He had no stated occupation. He was literate and had attended school during the year. The household included Henrietta (40), Nellie R. (18), Hartwell (12), Roenna (8), and Maurice (3).

      The youngest child, Maurice, age 3, was born in Georgia, so they probably moved to Texas sometime between 1907 and 1910.
    Census 1920  Montezuma, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Olin (25) appeared in the household of Walter Hemphill as his son. He was single. He was literate. He and both parents were born in Georgia. He was a laborer on the home farm. The household included Henrietta (50), Rowena (18), Maurice (13), Nellie R. Henderson (29), Hazle (6), Floyd (4), and Mary Hemphill (80).
    Military World War I Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    114th Engineer Corps 
    Occupation , Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    owned the Macon County Telephone Exchange 
    Residence 19221926  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He "had lived in Oglethorpe about four years" -> Macon County message board obituary transcript
    Died 6 Nov 1926  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    • *Montezuma, GA -> Gordon County news clipping - [this is a death notice provided by a relative and likely not as accurate as the obituary from the Macon County Citizen]
      *6 Nov 1926 -> Find a Grave
      *Oglethorpe, GA -> his obituary in the Macon County Citizen

      He died at home from pneumonia. -> Macon County Citizen obituary
    Buried 8 Nov 1926  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Oglethorpe City Cemetery (aka Oglethorpe Memorial Gardens) 
    • [Burial date derived: he died on Saturday, 6 Nov 1926. He was buried on Monday, 2 days later.]
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Olin E. Hemphill -> 1900 census
      Olin Hemphill -> 1920 census
      Olin Edward Hemphill -> Macon County message board obituary transcript

      Connection to parents:
      *Named as Walter P. Hemphill's son -> 1900, 1910, and 1920 census
      *Named as the son of Mr. and Mrs. W. P. Hemphill of Montezuma -> Macon County message board obituary transcript
    Person ID I1036  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2012 

    Father Walter Patton HEMPHILL,   b. 12 Oct 1868, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1930, Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Henrietta LITTLEFIELD,   b. 29 May 1869, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1963, Thomaston, Upson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1890 
    Family ID F646  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Death Records
    Newspaper clipping about Olin Hemphill's death
    Newspaper clipping about Olin Hemphill's death

  • Sources 
    1. [S277] 1900 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., Militia District No. 825 - Ball Ground; 69; sheet 4-B (penned); dwelling 75, family 75; Walter P. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S414] 1910 Census. Texas. Hunt County., Precinct 3; 123; sheet 33-A (penned); dwelling 451, family 458; Walter P. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S415] 1920 Census. Georgia. Macon County, 770 Dist.; 53; sheet 18-A; dwelling 353, family 353; Walter Hemphill household; accessed; 19 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S472] Macon County GA Message Board at Ancestry.com, Davine V. Campbell; Mr. Olin Edward Hemphill Obituary; 22 January 1999; accessed; 7 August 2012; citing Macon County Citizen-Oglethorpe, Ga. Nov. 12, 1926. The post is a transcription of the obituary. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S96] Find A Grave. Databases*, entry for Olin E. Hemphill (1894-1926), Memorial No.54214262, Records of Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Macon County, Georgia; record copyright C. T. Lewis (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S332] Gordon County Obituaries - Digital Library of GA, Newspaper clipping about Olin Hemphill published November 11, 1926 (Reliability: 3).