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Thomas M. HEMPHILL[1, 2, 3]

Male 1860 - 1918  (57 years)


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  • Name Thomas M. HEMPHILL 
    Born 13 Dec 1860  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Thomas (9) appeared in the household of James Hemphill (36). He was "at home." He was born in Georgia. The household included Mary E. (27), Rhoda (6), and Walter (1).
    Census 1880  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • (Thomas M. (19) appeared in the household of James Y. Hemphill (44) as his son. He was a single, farm-laborer. He had attended school during the year. He and his mother were born in Georgia and his father was born in North Carolina. The household included Mary E. (38), "Roda J." (15), Walter (11), "Kate Y." (8), Annie G. (7), James A. (1), and Martha McEntire (47).]]
    Misc 6 Oct 1890  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    signed as surety on a guardianship bond for the orphans of J. Y. Hemphill 
    Census 1900  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Thomas Hemphill (39) appeared as head of household. He was born Nov 1860. He and his father were born in Georgia and his mother was born in North Carolina. He was a farmer and owned the farm on which the family lived. He and his wife, Mattie A. (32) had been married 10 years. The household included their children: Rhoda A. (7), John (4), Edward (2), and Myrtie B. (2/12); mother-in-law, May A. Love (69); and boarder, John Butler (21).
    Will 22 Oct 1903  , McDowell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • He was bequeathed "one hundred dollars provided theres [sic] money to pay it," in Thomas Bratcher Hemphill's will.

      Will Transcription
    Died 28 Sep 1918  [2, 8
    • 1918 -> Hemphill-McEntire Cemetery typescript
    Buried Aft 28 Sep 1918  Hemphill-Mcentire Cemetery, , Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Thomas M. -> 1880 census

      Connection to parents:
      *He was named as James Y. Hemphill's son on the 1880 census.
      *Rhoda died 4 years after he was born, so clearly, he was her son.
      *He is named as "my beloved nephew Thos. Hemphill son of Jas. Y. Hemphill" in Thomas Bratcher Hemphill's will; Thomas B. and J. Y. were half-brothers.
    Person ID I1830  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2014 

    Father James Young HEMPHILL,   b. 31 Jul 1835, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1890, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Rhoda Jane MCENTIRE,   b. 2 Jun 1839, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1864  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1859  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha A. LOVE,   b. Mar 1868, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 Jan 1891  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
     1. Rhoda A. HEMPHILL,   b. Jul 1892, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John N. HEMPHILL,   b. 15 Jul 1895, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1957, Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     3. Thomas Edward HEMPHILL,   b. Sep 1897, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age ~ 63 years)
     4. Beatrice Myrtie HEMPHILL,   b. 3 Mar 1900, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1976  (Age 76 years)
    Marriage Records
    Hemphill-Love Marriage License
    Hemphill-Love Marriage License
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F853  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S322] 1880 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop.sch., Ball Ground (825); 154; p. 20 (penned); dwelling 174, family 185; James Y. Hemphill household; accessed; 29 November 2009 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S387] Hemphills in North Carolina*, 31 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S384] Probate Records. North Carolina. McDowell County., will book entry for Thomas Bratcher Hemphill, pp. 554-555, digital images no. 308-309; accessed; 30 June 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S680] 1900 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., roll: T623_213; Ball Ground, enumeration district (ED) 69, sheet 16, p. 6 B (penned), dwelling 116, family 116, Thomas Hemphill; (Reliability: 3).
      http://tinyurl.com/ydrvw22

    5. [S560] 1880 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch. James Y. Hemphill hh*.

    6. [S355] 1870 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., 825th District G. M.; p. 10 (penned); dwelling 70, family 70; James Y. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S550] Hemphill, J. Y - guardianship bond*.

    8. [S312] Kendrick Family Papers, Hemphill (McEntire) Cemetery survey; A typed list of individuals buried in the cemetery, compiler unknown, dated 1989. Ms. Kendrick provided a photocopy to the author in 2009 (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S680] 1900 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., roll: T623_213; Ball Ground, enumeration district (ED) 69, sheet 16, p. 6 B (penned), dwelling 116, family 116, Thomas and Mattie A. Hemphill; (Reliability: 3).
      http://tinyurl.com/ydrvw22

    10. [S275] Murray County Marriage Books-Georgia Archives, 3 September 2010; 1884-1907, p. 135; Hemphill-Love; 1 January 1891 (Reliability: 3).