Victoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt1,2

F, b. 25 April 1896, d. 15 November 1972
FatherJohn Nelson Seabolt1 b. 26 Sep 1860, d. 28 Sep 1943
MotherRebecca Grizzle1 b. 14 Sep 1868, d. 2 Oct 1915
Last Edited15 Oct 2012
Birth*Victoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt was born on 25 April 1896 at Union, Georgia.1,3,4 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle; ED 130, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 12 years, 7 children, 6 living.1 
(Witness) CensusVictoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt appeared on the census of 29 April 1910 Canada District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle; ED 152, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned, married 24 years, 12 children, 7 living, father lived with them.5 
Married Name As of circa 1919,her married name was Garrett.2 
Marriage*Victoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt married John Wilburn Garrett circa 1919 at Georgia.2 
Census*Victoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt and John Wilburn Garrett appeared on the census of 2 February 1920 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 170, sheet 6A, occupation farmer, renting, no children.6 
CensusVictoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt and John Wilburn Garrett appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Coopers Creek, Union, Georgia, occupation farmer, renting, radio, 3 children at home.7 
Death*Victoria Elizabeth (Lizzie) Seabolt died on 15 November 1972 at Suches, Union, Georgia, at age 76; buried at the Zion Baptist Church Cemetery at Suches.8,3,4 

Family

John Wilburn Garrett b. 27 Aug 1890, d. 5 May 1947
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1437] Louise Lunsford, "Descendants of James Harrison and Sarah Curtis Seabolt", Ancestral File.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Zion, Union, Georgia.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S995] Office of Vital Records Georgia Health Dept., Georgia Death Records.

Green B. Seabolt1

M, b. February 1900, d. between 1901 and 1910
FatherJohn Nelson Seabolt1 b. 26 Sep 1860, d. 28 Sep 1943
MotherRebecca Grizzle1 b. 14 Sep 1868, d. 2 Oct 1915
Last Edited23 Jul 2007
Birth*Green B. Seabolt was born in February 1900 at Union, Georgia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle; ED 130, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 12 years, 7 children, 6 living.1 
Death*Green B. Seabolt died between 1901 and 1910 at Union, Georgia; not found in 1910 census.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

James Christopher Seabolt1,2

M, b. 6 June 1890, d. 15 January 1983
FatherJohn Nelson Seabolt1 b. 26 Sep 1860, d. 28 Sep 1943
MotherRebecca Grizzle1 b. 14 Sep 1868, d. 2 Oct 1915
Last Edited26 Jul 2007
Birth*James Christopher Seabolt was born on 6 June 1890 at Union, Georgia; 4 June 1891 in draft registration.1,2,3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle; ED 130, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 12 years, 7 children, 6 living.1 
Marriage*James Christopher Seabolt married Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters circa 1909 at Georgia.5 
Census*James Christopher Seabolt and Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 153, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, renting married 1 year, no children.5 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 James Christopher Seabolt registered for the draft at RFD #1, Gainesville, Hall, Georgia; at the time, he was employed by J.A. Reed as a farmer; wife and 2 children.2 
CensusHe and Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 at Pittman District, Madison, Georgia, ED 88, sheet 16B, occupation farmer, renting, 2 children at home.6 
CensusJames Christopher Seabolt and Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at New Holland Village, Hall, Georgia, ED 14, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-cotton mill, Beckie and Millard also worked at the mill.7 
Death*James Christopher Seabolt died on 15 January 1983 at Blairsville, Union, Georgia, at age 92; buried at Zion Baptist Church Cemetery at Suches.3,4 

Family

Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters b. 1890
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Zion Suches.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Mintie L. Seabolt1

F, b. 23 June 1906, d. 9 March 2000
FatherJohn Nelson Seabolt1 b. 26 Sep 1860, d. 28 Sep 1943
MotherRebecca Grizzle1 b. 14 Sep 1868, d. 2 Oct 1915
Last Edited26 Jul 2007
Birth*Mintie L. Seabolt was born on 23 June 1906 at Union, Georgia; buried at the Zion Baptist Church Cemetery at Suches.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 29 April 1910 Canada District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle; ED 152, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned, married 24 years, 12 children, 7 living, father lived with them.1 
(Witness) CensusMintie L. Seabolt appeared on the census of 10 January 1920 Canada District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt; ED 169, page 2B, occupation farmer, widowed, 3 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusMintie L. Seabolt appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 Canada District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt; ED 5, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, widowed, 2 daughters at home; one of whom is "Lizzie," age 2 10/12, who must be a daughter of Mintie.4 
Death*Mintie L. Seabolt died on 9 March 2000 at Suches, Union, Georgia, at age 93.5,2 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Zion Suches.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Martha A. Seabolt1,2

F, b. 21 August 1909, d. 28 February 1998
FatherJohn Nelson Seabolt1 b. 26 Sep 1860, d. 28 Sep 1943
MotherRebecca Grizzle1 b. 14 Sep 1868, d. 2 Oct 1915
Last Edited1 Sep 2007
Birth*Martha A. Seabolt was born on 21 August 1909 at Union, Georgia.1,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 29 April 1910 Canada District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle; ED 152, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned, married 24 years, 12 children, 7 living, father lived with them.1 
(Witness) CensusMartha A. Seabolt appeared on the census of 10 January 1920 Canada District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Nelson Seabolt; ED 169, page 2B, occupation farmer, widowed, 3 children at home.4 
Married Name As of 16 November 1924,her married name was Garrett.2,5,6 
Marriage*Martha A. Seabolt married Lincoln (Link) Garrett on 16 November 1924 at Union, Georgia; date on tombstone.2,5,6 
Census*Martha A. Seabolt appeared on the census of 5 April 1930 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 14, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, renting, 2 children at home, listed as married but Link was not present.5 
NoteB* Other children are Bessie, Beulah, Jimmy, Bertha, Myrtle, Evelyn, Vivian and Shirley.3 
Death*She died on 28 February 1998 at Blairsville, Union, Georgia, at age 88; buried at New Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.7,6 

Family

Lincoln (Link) Garrett b. 31 Mar 1902, d. 11 Apr 1978
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records, Book 8A, page 207.
  3. [S1437] Louise Lunsford, "Descendants of James Harrison and Sarah Curtis Seabolt", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, New Harmony.
  7. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Cora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt1,2

F, b. 1891, d. April 1970
Last Edited1 Sep 2007
Birth*Cora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt was born in 1891 at Union, Georgia.1,2 
Married Name As of 2 September 1906,her married name was Seabolt.1,3 
Marriage*She married John Columbus Seabolt, son of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle, on 2 September 1906 at Union, Georgia; by J.H. Seabolt, N.P.1,3 
Census*Cora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt and John Columbus Seabolt appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 153, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, renting married 4 years, 1 child, 1 living.1 
CensusCora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt and John Columbus Seabolt appeared on the census of 2 February 1920 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 170, sheet 6A, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children at home.4 
CensusCora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt and John Columbus Seabolt appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Coopers Creek, Union, Georgia, ED 14, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 8 children at home.5 
Death*Cora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt died in April 1970 at Rabun, Georgia; no death record found.2 

Family

John Columbus Seabolt b. 16 Jan 1885, d. 10 Jul 1940
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1437] Louise Lunsford, "Descendants of James Harrison and Sarah Curtis Seabolt", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records, Book 7A, page 272.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Ernest J. Seabolt1

M, b. 6 March 1908, d. 3 April 1935
FatherJohn Columbus Seabolt1 b. 16 Jan 1885, d. 10 Jul 1940
MotherCora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt1 b. 1891, d. Apr 1970
Last Edited26 Jul 2007
Birth*Ernest J. Seabolt was born on 6 March 1908 at Union, Georgia.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Columbus Seabolt and Cora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt; ED 153, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, renting married 4 years, 1 child, 1 living.1 
(Witness) CensusErnest J. Seabolt appeared on the census of 2 February 1920 Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, in the household of John Columbus Seabolt and Cora Bell (Garrett) Seabolt; ED 170, sheet 6A, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children at home.3 
Marriage*Ernest J. Seabolt married Mert (?) circa 1926 at Georgia.4 
Census*Ernest J. Seabolt and Mert (?) appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 15, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 child at home.4 
Death*Ernest J. Seabolt died on 3 April 1935 at Georgia at age 27; no Georgia death record; buried at Shady Grove Cemetery.2 

Family

Mert (?) b. 21 Jan 1906, d. 21 Nov 1989
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Roseann Burnette1,2,3,4

F, b. 25 February 1884, d. 10 June 1959
Last Edited1 Sep 2007
Birth*Roseann Burnette was born on 25 February 1884 at Georgia.5,6 
Married Name As of 22 December 1907,her married name was Seabolt.5,7 
Marriage*She married William Asberry (Berry) Seabolt, son of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle, on 22 December 1907 at Union, Georgia; by Jas. H. Seabolt, J.P.5,7 
Census*Roseann Burnette and William Asberry (Berry) Seabolt appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 153, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, renting, married 2 years, no children.5 
CensusRoseann Burnette and William Asberry (Berry) Seabolt appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 at Sugar Creek District, Fannin, Georgia, ED 46, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 children at home.8 
CensusRoseann Burnette and William Asberry (Berry) Seabolt appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 15, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, ownership not indicated, 1 child at home.9 
Death*Roseann Burnette died on 10 June 1959 at Union, Georgia, at age 75; place of death Towns County; buried at Harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Union County; no other Seabolt burials at Harmony.3,6 

Family

William Asberry (Berry) Seabolt b. 28 Jan 1889, d. 5 Jan 1976
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910, 1920.
  2. [S1437] Louise Lunsford, "Descendants of James Harrison and Sarah Curtis Seabolt", Ancestral File.
  3. [S995] Office of Vital Records Georgia Health Dept., Georgia Death Records.
  4. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records, Book 7A, page 272.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Harmony.
  7. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records, Book 7A, page 294.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters1,2,3

F, b. 1890
Last Edited26 Jul 2007
Birth*Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters was born in 1890 at Georgia.1 
Married Name As of circa 1909,her married name was Seabolt.1 
Marriage*She married James Christopher Seabolt, son of John Nelson Seabolt and Rebecca Grizzle, circa 1909 at Georgia.1 
Census*Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters and James Christopher Seabolt appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 at Coopers Creek District, Union, Georgia, ED 153, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, renting married 1 year, no children.1 
CensusRebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters and James Christopher Seabolt appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 at Pittman District, Madison, Georgia, ED 88, sheet 16B, occupation farmer, renting, 2 children at home.4 
CensusRebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters and James Christopher Seabolt appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at New Holland Village, Hall, Georgia, ED 14, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-cotton mill, Beckie and Millard also worked at the mill.5 
Census*Rebecca Jane (Beckie) Waters appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at New Holland Village, Gainesville District, Hall, Georgia, ED 14, sheet 8A, renting-$3.90 month, 1 son and 2 Waters, everyone worked at the cotton mill.5 

Family

James Christopher Seabolt b. 6 Jun 1890, d. 15 Jan 1983
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Zion Suches.
  3. [S1437] Louise Lunsford, "Descendants of James Harrison and Sarah Curtis Seabolt", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Amanda J. Gillespie1

F, b. 1860
Last Edited25 Jul 2007
Birth*Amanda J. Gillespie was born in 1860 at Georgia.1 
Married Name As of 3 November 1876,her married name was Fortenberry.1 
Marriage*She married James Arthur Fortenberry, son of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 3 November 1876 at Union, Georgia; by Charles Crumly, M.G.1 
Census*Amanda J. Gillespie and James Arthur Fortenberry appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 at Arkaqua District, Union, Georgia, page 158C, occupation farmer, 1 son at home.2 
CensusAmanda J. Gillespie and James Arthur Fortenberry appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Pickle District, Knox, Tennessee, ED 111, sheet 1B, occupation blacksmith-own shop, renting, married 33 years, 10 children, 5 living.3 
CensusAmanda J. Gillespie and James Arthur Fortenberry appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 at District 4, Knox, Tennessee, ED 121, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 grandson.4 

Family

James Arthur Fortenberry b. 1856
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1443] Smoky Mountain Historical Society, Sevier County Cemeteries, Pollard.

John Kimsey Cook1,2

M, b. 19 December 1847, d. 25 February 1910
Last Edited23 Jul 2007
Birth*John Kimsey Cook was born on 19 December 1847 at Georgia.3,4 
Marriage*He married Mary Elizabeth Fortenberry, daughter of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 26 November 1868 at Union, Georgia; by T Collins, J.P.1 
Census*John Kimsey Cook and Mary Elizabeth Fortenberry appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 at Arkaqua, Union, Georgia, page 162D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.3 
CensusJohn Kimsey Cook and Mary Elizabeth Fortenberry appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 at Arkaquah District, Union, Georgia, ED 125, sheet 4A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 32 years, 8 children, 6 living.5 
Death*John Kimsey Cook died on 25 February 1910 at Union, Georgia, at age 62; buried at Track Rock Baptist Church Cemetery.4 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Fortenberry b. 11 Aug 1846, d. 24 Jan 1931
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1440] Dr. J. B. Turner, "Early Ancestry of N.E. GA Counties", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Trackrock.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Mary Jane Crumley1

F, b. 15 March 1849, d. 1 December 1913
Last Edited24 Jul 2007
Birth*Mary Jane Crumley was born on 15 March 1849 at Union, Georgia.2,3 
Married Name As of 17 March 1867,her married name was Fortenberry.1 
Marriage*She married Thomas Isaac Fortenberry, son of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 17 March 1867 at Union, Georgia; by T Collins, J.P.1 
CensusMary Jane Crumley and Thomas Isaac Fortenberry appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 at Arkaqua District, Union, Georgia, page 158C, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.4 
Census*Mary Jane Crumley and Thomas Isaac Fortenberry appeared on the census of 25 June 1900 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 34 years, 10 children, 8 living.4 
CensusMary Jane Crumley and Thomas Isaac Fortenberry appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 155, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 43 years, 10 children, 7 living.5 
Death*Mary Jane Crumley died on 1 December 1913 at Union, Georgia, at age 64; buried at Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.2 

Family

Thomas Isaac Fortenberry b. 10 Jan 1845, d. 1 Nov 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove Methodist.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove.

Frederick Calvin Canup1,2

M, b. 4 August 1843, d. 3 July 1923
Last Edited26 Jul 2014
Birth*Frederick Calvin Canup was born on 4 August 1843 at Georgia; son of James Thomas Canup and Zella Cook.3,4,5 
Marriage*He married Hannah Talitha Fortenberry, daughter of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 16 January 1868 at Union, Georgia; by T. Collins, J.P. Union County marriage record was transcribed as "Camp," rather than Canup.1,2 
Census*Frederick Calvin Canup and Hannah Talitha Fortenberry appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 at Choestoe District, Union, Georgia, page 165A, occupaton farmer, 5 children at home.6 
CensusFrederick Calvin Canup and Hannah Talitha Fortenberry appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at District 5, Knox, Tennessee, ED 74, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, renting, married 32 years, 10 children, 7 living, 4 at home.7 
CensusFrederick Calvin Canup and Hannah Talitha Fortenberry appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 at District 2, Knox, Tennessee, ED 102, sheet 15A, no occupation, married 43 years, 10 children, 7 living, lived with Jennie, who married James Woodbee.8 
Death*Frederick Calvin Canup died on 3 July 1923 at Knox, Tennessee, at age 79; buried at Beach (?).4 
NoteB* My great-grandfather Frederick was hanged by the Confederate Army but lived to move his family to Tennessee - Teresa Rghebi (trgebi@outlook.com). 

Family

Hannah Talitha Fortenberry b. 9 Jan 1845, d. 28 Jan 1934
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S2090] State of Georgia, Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1402] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Death Certificates 1914-1955.
  5. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Chesebro Family Tree by Gina Chesebro.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Nancy Delilah Logan1

F, b. 11 March 1855, d. 23 April 1938
Last Edited24 Jul 2007
Birth*Nancy Delilah Logan was born on 11 March 1855 at Georgia.2,3 
Married Name As of 7 September 1879,her married name was Fortenberry.1 
Marriage*She married Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry, son of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 7 September 1879 at Union, Georgia; by D.W. Crumley, M.G.1 
Census*Nancy Delilah Logan and Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 at Arkaqua District, Union, Georgia, page 158C, occupation farmer, no children.2 
CensusNancy Delilah Logan and Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry appeared on the census of 25 June 1900 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 128, sheet 11B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 10 children, 10 living, all at home.4 
CensusNancy Delilah Logan and Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry appeared on the census of 30 April 1910 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 155, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 31 years, 10 children, 10 living.5 
CensusNancy Delilah Logan and Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 172, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 3 children at home.6 
CensusNancy Delilah Logan and Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 15, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, no children at home.7 
Death*Nancy Delilah Logan died on 23 April 1938 at Union, Georgia, at age 83; no Georgia death record; buried at Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery in Union County.3 

Family

Marcus Lafayette Fortenberry b. 24 May 1849, d. 28 Aug 1930
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  3. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove Methodist.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

George Washington Wilson1,2

M, b. 9 June 1853, d. 23 November 1939
Last Edited8 Aug 2007
Birth*George Washington Wilson was born on 9 June 1853 at Choestoe, Union, Georgia.3 
Marriage*He married Martha Malinda Fortenberry, daughter of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 17 January 1875 at Union, Georgia; byThompson Collins, J.P.1 
Census*George Washington Wilson and Martha Malinda Fortenberry appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 at Arkaqua District, Union, Georgia, page 158C, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.4 
Marriage*George Washington Wilson married Martha Elizabeth Swain on 12 June 1897 at Post Oak, Somervell, Texas.3 
Census*George Washington Wilson and Martha Elizabeth Swain appeared on the census of 9 July 1900 at Justice Precinct 1, Somervell, Texas, ED 138, sheet 20A, occupation farmer, owned farm, second marriage 3 years, 1 child, 7 children by first marriage at home.5 
Death*George Washington Wilson died on 23 November 1939 at Glen Rose, Somervell, Texas, at age 86; buried at Lanham Mill Cemetery.3 

Family 1

Martha Malinda Fortenberry b. 14 Oct 1853, d. 9 Apr 1894
Children

Family 2

Martha Elizabeth Swain b. 19 Dec 1871, d. 24 Sep 1957

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove.
  3. [S1247] Tom Allman and Elizabeth Helms, "Allman-Helms Southern Roots", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1879.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Clarissa M. (Clarasie) Townson1,2

F, b. 1 July 1865, d. 20 January 1913
Last Edited1 Aug 2007
Birth*Clarissa M. (Clarasie) Townson was born on 1 July 1865 at Georgia.3,2 
Married Name As of 1 October 1882,her married name was Fortenberry.1 
Marriage*She married Joshua C. Fortenberry, son of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 1 October 1882 at Union, Georgia; by Thompson Collins, J.P.1 
Census*Clarissa M. (Clarasie) Townson and Joshua C. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 21 June 1900 at Choestoe District, Union, Georgia, ED 125, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 8 children, 8 living.3 
CensusClarissa M. (Clarasie) Townson and Joshua C. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 28 April 1910 at Fork District, Habersham, Georgia, ED 74, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 27 years, 13 children, 10 living.4 
Death*Clarissa M. (Clarasie) Townson died on 20 January 1913 at Habersham, Georgia, at age 47; buried at Fairfield Baptist Church Cemetery.2 

Family

Joshua C. Fortenberry b. 3 Oct 1861, d. 21 May 1925
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1454] W. H. Wolfe Associates, Habersham and White Counties Cemeteries, Fairfield.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

William Carter Bowers1,2,3

M, b. 10 October 1861, d. 12 May 1924
Last Edited26 Jul 2007
Birth*William Carter Bowers was born on 10 October 1861 at Georgia.1,4 
Marriage*He married Emily Jane Fortenberry, daughter of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 12 March 1882 at Union, Georgia; by R.A. Gandes, M.G.1 
Census*William Carter Bowers and Emily Jane Fortenberry appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 at Young Harris, Towns, Georgia, ED 123, sheet 7B, occupation dry good salesman, married 15 years, 3 children, 3 living.2 
CensusWilliam Carter Bowers and Emily Jane Fortenberry appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at District 10, Polk, Tennessee, ED 166, sheet 1A, record illegible, 3 children at home.5 
CensusWilliam Carter Bowers and Emily Jane Fortenberry appeared on the census of 5 January 1920 at Copperhill, Polk, Tennessee, occupation watchman-smithing plant, owned home, 2 children at home.6 
Death*William Carter Bowers died on 12 May 1924 at Polk, Tennessee, at age 62; buried at the Copperhill Cemetery.7,8 

Family

Emily Jane Fortenberry b. 7 Jun 1864, d. 15 Aug 1949
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1238] Editor Edna Wiefering, Polk County Death Records, 1924, #169.
  4. [S1423] Jo Ann Garren Finnell, Cemeteries of Polk County, Tennessee, Copperhill.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1388] Tennessee State Library and Archives, Tennessee Death Records Index, Polk, 1924, number 169.
  8. [S1238] Editor Edna Wiefering, Polk County Death Records.

John Calvin Wilson1,2

M, b. 5 November 1862, d. 12 February 1935
Last Edited29 Jul 2007
Birth*John Calvin Wilson was born on 5 November 1862 at Union, Georgia.3,2,4 
Marriage*He married Margaret M. Fortenberry, daughter of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 20 January 1889 at Union, Georgia; by C.H. Crumbley, J.P.1 
CensusJohn Calvin Wilson and Margaret M. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 22 June 1900 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 11 years, 7 children, 6 living.3 
Census*John Calvin Wilson and Margaret M. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 25 June 1900 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 128, sheet 305A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 11 years, 7 children, 6 living.3 
CensusJohn Calvin Wilson and Margaret M. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 30 April 1910 at Quillians District, Hall, Georgia, ED 89, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 20 years, 12 children, 11 living.5 
CensusJohn Calvin Wilson and Margaret M. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 at Shoal Crek District, Lumpkin, Georgia, ED 130, sheet 6B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 9 children at home.6 
CensusJohn Calvin Wilson and Margaret M. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Shoal Creek District, Lumpkin, Georgia, ED 5, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned real estate valued at $2,000, radio, 4 children and 3 Gilbert grandchildren at home.7 
Death*John Calvin Wilson died on 12 February 1935 at Hall, Georgia, at age 72; buried at Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery.8,4 

Family

Margaret M. Fortenberry b. 10 Feb 1867, d. 4 Oct 1938
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1247] Tom Allman and Elizabeth Helms, "Allman-Helms Southern Roots", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1225] Sybil Wood McRay, Hall County Cemeteries, Bethel.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S995] Office of Vital Records Georgia Health Dept., Georgia Death Records.

Mary Elizabeth Davis1

F, b. 16 September 1880, d. 11 March 1949
Last Edited25 Jul 2007
Birth*Mary Elizabeth Davis was born on 16 September 1880 at Georgia.2,3 
Married Name As of 31 January 1895,her married name was Fortenberry.1 
Marriage*She married John Fortenberry, son of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 31 January 1895 at Union, Georgia; by John Spivey, J.P.1 
Census*Mary Elizabeth Davis and John Fortenberry appeared on the census of 25 June 1900 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 128, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 3 children, 2 living, his parents lived with them.2 
CensusMary Elizabeth Davis and John Fortenberry appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at District 12, Sevier, Tennessee, ED 148, sheet 1B, occupation blacksmith-own shop, married 15 years, 7 children, 6 living.4 
CensusMary Elizabeth Davis and John Fortenberry appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at District 12, Sevier, Tennessee, ED 151, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.5 
CensusMary Elizabeth Davis and John Fortenberry appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, ED 54, sheet 5B, occupation none, renting-$20 month, 3 children, 1 nephew and 4 boarders.6 
Death*Mary Elizabeth Davis died on 11 March 1949 at Strawberry Plains, Knox, Tennessee, at age 68; buried at Thorngrove Cemetery (check).3 

Family

John Fortenberry b. 30 May 1870, d. 30 Dec 1937
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1445] Unknown, "njdsvis", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Robert Dyer1

M, b. April 1856
Last Edited24 Jul 2007
Birth*Robert Dyer was born in April 1856 at Choestoe District, Union, Georgia.2 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth C. Fortenberry, daughter of James Wade Hampton Fortenberry and Samantha Elizabeth Curtis, on 15 November 1874 at Union, Georgia; by C. Crumbly, M.G.1 
Census*Robert Dyer and Elizabeth C. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 at Choestoe District, Union, Georgia, page 169B, occupation farmer, 2 children at home.3 
CensusRobert Dyer and Elizabeth C. Fortenberry appeared on the census of 22 June 1900 at Owltown District, Union, Georgia, ED 128, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 25 years, 8 children, 5 living.4 

Family

Elizabeth C. Fortenberry b. Jul 1851
Children

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

B. L. Fortenberry1

M, b. 4 February 1897, d. 10 May 1902
FatherThomas Isaac Fortenberry1 b. 10 Jan 1845, d. 1 Nov 1917
MotherMary Jane Crumley1 b. 15 Mar 1849, d. 1 Dec 1913
Last Edited19 Jul 2007
Birth*B. L. Fortenberry was born on 4 February 1897 at Union, Georgia.1 
Death*He died on 10 May 1902 at Union, Georgia, at age 5; buried at Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.1 

Citations

  1. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove.

Netta J. Fortenberry1

F, b. 30 August 1885, d. 2 November 1885
FatherThomas Isaac Fortenberry1 b. 10 Jan 1845, d. 1 Nov 1917
MotherMary Jane Crumley1 b. 15 Mar 1849, d. 1 Dec 1913
Last Edited24 Jul 2007
Birth*Netta J. Fortenberry was born on 30 August 1885 at Union, Georgia.2 
Death*She died on 2 November 1885 at Union, Georgia; buried at Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.2 

Citations

  1. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove Methodist.

Nellie L. Fortenberry1

F, b. 30 August 1885, d. 2 November 1885
FatherThomas Isaac Fortenberry1 b. 10 Jan 1845, d. 1 Nov 1917
MotherMary Jane Crumley1 b. 15 Mar 1849, d. 1 Dec 1913
Last Edited24 Jul 2007
Birth*Nellie L. Fortenberry was born on 30 August 1885 at Union, Georgia.2 
Death*She died on 2 November 1885 at Union, Georgia; buried at Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.2 

Citations

  1. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove.
  2. [S1277] Dale Elliott and C.T. Wimpey, Union County Cemetery Records, Shady Grove Methodist.

Bertha Tarpley1

F, b. April 1921, d. 9 June 1921
FatherAugustus Lee (Gus) Tarpley1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 13 Jun 1935
MotherMary (Mollie) Lugenia Curtis1 b. Jun 1882, d. 6 Aug 1923
Last Edited19 Jul 2007
Birth*Bertha Tarpley was born in April 1921 at Polk, Tennessee.1 
Death*She died on 9 June 1921 at Polk, Tennessee; buried at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.1 

Citations

  1. [S1423] Jo Ann Garren Finnell, Cemeteries of Polk County, Tennessee, Pleasant Hill.

Infant Tarpley1

?, b. March 1919, d. 20 June 1919
FatherAugustus Lee (Gus) Tarpley1 b. 1 Jan 1878, d. 13 Jun 1935
MotherMary (Mollie) Lugenia Curtis1 b. Jun 1882, d. 6 Aug 1923
Last Edited19 Jul 2007
Birth*Infant Tarpley was born in March 1919 at Polk, Tennessee.1 
Death*Infant Tarpley died on 20 June 1919 at Polk, Tennessee; buried at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.1 

Citations

  1. [S1423] Jo Ann Garren Finnell, Cemeteries of Polk County, Tennessee, Pleasant Hill.

Leighton Bethel Tarpley1,2

M, b. 8 March 1853, d. 19 April 1940
Last Edited2 Aug 2007
Birth*Leighton Bethel Tarpley was born on 8 March 1853 at Fannin, Georgia.1,3 
Marriage*He married Louisa Florentine Johnson on 18 March 1877 at Fannin, Georgia.4 
Death*Leighton Bethel Tarpley died on 19 April 1940 at Fannin, Georgia, at age 87.5 

Family

Louisa Florentine Johnson b. 15 Dec 1860, d. 3 Jul 1942
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1201] Delta Genealogical Society, Fannin County Marriage Records.
  3. [S1460] Fred Krauss, "Krauss Family Links", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1201] Delta Genealogical Society, Fannin County Marriage Records, Book B, page 225.
  5. [S995] Office of Vital Records Georgia Health Dept., Georgia Death Records.

Louisa Florentine Johnson1

F, b. 15 December 1860, d. 3 July 1942
Last Edited2 Aug 2007
Birth*Louisa Florentine Johnson was born on 15 December 1860 at Fannin, Georgia.2,3 
Marriage*She married Leighton Bethel Tarpley on 18 March 1877 at Fannin, Georgia.4 
Married Name As of 18 March 1877,her married name was Tarpley.4 
Death*Louisa Florentine Johnson died on 3 July 1942 at Fannin, Georgia, at age 81.5 

Family

Leighton Bethel Tarpley b. 8 Mar 1853, d. 19 Apr 1940
Children

Citations

  1. [S1201] Delta Genealogical Society, Fannin County Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  3. [S1460] Fred Krauss, "Krauss Family Links", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1201] Delta Genealogical Society, Fannin County Marriage Records, Book B, page 225.
  5. [S995] Office of Vital Records Georgia Health Dept., Georgia Death Records.

William Jackson Youngblood1

M, b. 1852
FatherJames Youngblood2 b. 1820
MotherMary E. (?)2 b. 1819
Last Edited19 Jul 2007
Birth*William Jackson Youngblood was born in 1852 at Georgia.1 
Marriage*He married Mary Elizabeth McGlamery, daughter of Miles Asbury McGlamery and Barbara Alice Eleanor (Ellen) Curtis, on 17 July 1878 at Union, Georgia; by Crumly, J.P.1 
CensusWilliam Jackson Youngblood and Mary Elizabeth McGlamery appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 at Arkaqua District, Union, Georgia, page 158C, occupation farmer, 1 child and Joseph McGlamery.3 

Family

Mary Elizabeth McGlamery b. 19 Apr 1856, d. 19 Oct 1900
Child

Citations

  1. [S1305] Viola H. Jones, Union County Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Joseph McGlamery1

M, b. 1872, d. between 1881 and 1900
FatherMiles Asbury McGlamery1 b. 18 Apr 1836, d. 16 Nov 1863
MotherBarbara Alice Eleanor (Ellen) Curtis1 b. 25 Oct 1833, d. 5 Jul 1875
Last Edited1 Aug 2007
Birth*Joseph McGlamery was born in 1872 at Union, Georgia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 Arkaqua District, Union, Georgia, in the household of Mary Elizabeth McGlamery and William Jackson Youngblood; page 158C, occupation farmer, 1 child and Joseph McGlamery.1 
DeathAp*Joseph McGlamery appears to have died or disappeared between 1881 and 1900 at Union, Georgia, no record after 1880.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Lenora Youngblood1

F, b. 1879
FatherWilliam Jackson Youngblood1 b. 1852
MotherMary Elizabeth McGlamery1 b. 19 Apr 1856, d. 19 Oct 1900
Last Edited19 Jul 2007
Birth*Lenora Youngblood was born in 1879 at Union, Georgia.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.