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3029. Mattie Lillian, b. Oct. 24, 1888.



282 ATWATER GENEALOGY

2963. Marietta, dau. of Matthew; m. March 6. 1867, H. Clay Clegg. Live at
Moncure. N. C.

Emily E.. b. March 1, 1871; m. Nov. 17, 1889. Charles J. Knight. Live at
Moncure. N. C.

Clarence B.. b. Oct. 20. 1890; m. Dec. 20. 1916. Jonnievan Dittniar. Live

at Fort Pierce, Fla. One son, Albert Charles, b. Aug. 30. 1919.
Wallace B.. b. Nov. 26, 1892.
Hayniond R., b. Dec. 26, 1894.
Jaint'S Ralph, b. April 5, 1897.
Marv Clav. b. Oct. 3, 1899.
Fnzelle L., b. Feb. 2, 1902.
Emma Lee, b. April 9, 1904.
Mattie Edna. b. Jan. 9, 1906.
Charles H.. b. Dec. 8, 1908.
Katherine L., b. Aug. 6, 1911.
Swindell R.. b. May 5, 1914.
Elizabeth M., b. April 17, 1873.

Lois J., b. Dec. 26, 1875; m. Dec. 1. 1897, N. A. Perry. Live at Pittsboro.
N. C. Chil.: Lorene, b. June 2, 1902; Mary, b. July 5, 1907; Eiiwin, b.
Feb. 15, 1912.
Cornelia B., b. March 18, 1883; m. June 29, 1910, Rev. F. S. Love. Went
as missionary to Brazil; d. Sept. 13, 1916. Chil.: Cornelia, b. Mav 9,
1912; Mary Harvey, b. July 25. 1914.
Olivia Lulu, b. Sept. 10, 1885; ni. Dec. 26, 1906. W. C. Henderson. Live at
Pittsboro, N. C. Chil.: Kiah, b. Feb. 23, 1908; Cornelia, b. Sept. 25, 1909;
Grady, b. Dec. 25, 1910; Harry, b. July 4. 1912; Leon, b. June 28, 1914;
Marv Atwater, b. March 26. 1916; Lois, b. March 21, 1918.
Frank R., b. Jan. 28, 1888; m. Nov. 26, 1916, Lizzie Cole.
Ernest R., b. Julv 18, 1890.
Henry C, b. Sept. 8, 1894.

2964. Sarah Kli/.al)»'lh, dau. of Matthew; m. Dec. 20. 1871, John B. Clegg.
Moncure, N. C. He was b. May 20, 1850.

Cornelia E., b. Sept. 17, 1872; m. Nov. 26, 1908, R. A. Speed.

Robert W., b. April 18. 1880; m. Aug. 7, 1915, Ethel Peterson. One dau.,

Margaret Starr, b. Aug. 10, 1917.
Maggie W.. b. Aug. 4. 1882; m. Oct. 18, 1905, Joseph W. Womble. Chil.:

Mary E., b. Aug. 24, 1907; Samuel Baxter, b. Oct. 25, 1909, d. Nov. 13,

1909; Joseph Wilson, b. Jan. 29, 1911; Harvey Clegg, b. Feb. 15, 1913;

James L.. b. April 29, 1915; Lois, b. Aug. 29, 1917
Alvis B., b. March 19, 1884; m. Feb. 7. 1915. Ollie Gunter. One son. John

Carlton, b. Feb. 28, 1917.
Mary E., b. April 3. 1887.
Grace L. b. June 20, 1892.
Thomas B.. b. May 9, 1894.

2965. Suphronia Ida, dau. of Matthew; m. Sept. 28, 1876, George T. Morrow,
of Mebane. X. C.

Luther William, b. June 10. 1878.

Myrtle Emih-y. b. June 5. 1880; m. Nov. 22. 1910. Vanie Sykes. One dau.,

Mvrtle Ruth, b. Aug. 4, 1918. Lives at Savannah, Ga.
Calvin Newton, b. Oct. 18, 1884; m. Oct. 8, 1912, Bonnie Mooie. Live at

Mebane, N. C. Chil.: Katherine K., b. July 5. 1913; Mvrtle, h. March 13,

1916; Wm. Henry, b. May 13, 1918.
Thomas Lacy. b. Aug. 12, 1888; m. Aug. 25, 1917, Kllul Kilroy.

'HHiH. .Martha -loHephine, dau. of Matthew; iii. in 1877, Robert G. Morrow.
She d. Nov. 19, 1904. He d. Sept. 16, 1908.

Jehiel B.. b. Dec. 2, 1878; m. Dec. 12, 1906. Lillie N. Crawford. Chil.: Ada
F.. b. Nov. 6. 1907; Robert G., b. July 11, 1909; Herbert G., b. June 14,
1911; Pvali)h W., b. Ai)ril 6. 1914; Dw'iglit M., 1). Julv 8, 1916.
I-rrne.st K.. b. Jan. 18. 1881.

Mary K.. b. June 28, 1883; m. March 27, 1918, David Henry Stewart. Live
at Whit.sett, N. C. One .son, David Henry, Jr., b. Sept. 28, 1919.

2967. Kmily An/.onetta, dau. of Matthew; married Isaac Walter Pritchard
He i.s a retired manufacturer and lives at Chapel Hill, N. C. He is respected
in the community as an upright citizen and has a devoted family.



ATWATER GENEALOGY 283

Mary Eleanor, b. Nov. 22, 1883.
Olivia Josephine, b. July 1, 1885.
Thoma.s Benjamin, b. Nov. 8, 1886.

Julia Maud, b. Dec. 6, 1888; m. Aug. 16, 1916, Arthur P. Bristow, super-
intendent of schools in Virginia.
William Grady, b. May 28, 1896; m. Sept. 25, 1926, Sarah Holland Hester.
Vera. b. Feb. 27, 1899; m. Oct. 23, 1926, St. Julien Lachicotte Springs.
Margaret, b. Nov. 4, 1901.

2968. Thomas A., son of Matthew; m. Nov. 12, 1890, Annie M. Siler. b.
Jan. 21, 1869; d. Jan. 15, 1898; (2) Jan. 3, 1906, Isa F., dau. of James and
Catherine Fulmer, b. Dec. 16, 1883. He was educated at the Thomp.son military
school, Silver City, N. C, where he met his first wife. He .sellk'd on a faiiii.
near his father's home in Chatham county, where he lived until the death of
his wife. Leaving his children in the care of relatives he became traveling
salesman for the Pomona Nursery of Greensboro, N. C. He canvassed Virginia,
South Carolina, Georgia, Missouri, Louisiana and Arkansas and was very
successful. After his second marriage he located in Lazoo City, Miss., but on
account of the malarial condition, he returned to North Carolina. His father's
death occinred two years before, so he bought the old homestead with two
adjoining farms.

3030. Samuel M., b. Sept. 13, 1891; m. March 30, 1913, Lillian Llovti. Two
chil.: Clyde L., b. Oct. 20, 1914, and Annie L., b. March 6. 1918.

Issue by second marriage:

3031. Wade H., b. Oct. 4, 1906.

3032. Martha A., b. Jan. 19, 1908.

3033. Jeff D.. b. Oct. 3, 1909.

3034. Charles C, b. March 11, 1911.

3035. Thomas A., Jr., b. July 1, 1913.

3036. Matthew W., b. July 10, 1915.

3037. Herman C, b. Oct. 11, 1917.

3038. Naomi Catherine, b. July 27, 1919.

2969. Margaret Lulu, dau. of Matthew; m. Sept. 8, 1886, Rufus P. VVomble.
Live in Moncure, N. C.

James Floy, b. Aug. 30, 1889; m. June 26, 1916, Nellie L. McCullers. Live

in Kansas City, Mo. One dau.. May Atwater, b. April 4. 191 S.
Martha Roberta, b. July 27, 1892; m. July 23, 1914, Rev. E. C. Dinham.

Live at Goldsboro, N. C. Two sons, Ralph Kilgo, b. May 17. 1915; d.

Oct. 11, 1916; Dwight Womble, b. Feb. 20, 1917; Ruth Arden, b. June

27, 1919.
Matthew Guy, b. June 20, 1901.

297(K James M., son of Matthew; m. Lillian Anderson. He lives in Bur-
lington, North Carolina.

3039. Annie May, b. July 14, 1898.

3040. Henry Anderson, b. Nov. 6, 1899.

3041. James M., Jr., b. Jan. 6, 1902.

3042. William Edward, b. March 5, 1914.

2971. Nellie A., dau. of Matthew; m. Jan. 6, 1897, Robert L. Patterson.
They live in Greensboro, N. C, where he is one of the leading grocers.

"Frank Atwater, b. March 11, 1898.
Eugenia, b. Sept. 22. 1900.
Robert Houston, b. Nov. 19, 1903.
Mary Louisa, b. March 6. 1910.

2972. Thomas F., son of John F.; m. Nov. 25, 1886. Annie H. Pugh. He d.

July 2, 1890.

3043. Varnie S., b. Oct. 21, 1887.

2973. Mary E., dau. of John F.; m. April 3. 1881. Thomas R. Cole; d. April
7, 1900; (2) Aug. 3, 1910, J. W. Elliott; d. March 22, 1924. (3) Nov. 7, 1925.
J. T. Lambe. Mebane, N. C.

Julia, b. March 13. 1882; m. June 7, 1906, Dr. Roy M. Brown.

Thomas Wiley, b. ; m. Mildred Parker. Chil.: Kenneth Wiley;

Margaret Elizabeth; Mildred Sue.



284 ATWATER GENEALOGY

Battle, b. 1913; m. Ruby Elliott, b. Sept. 1, 1913, dau. of Mary Cole.
Marv Olivia, b. Dec. 17. 1883; m. Dec. 6. 1906. H. C. Elliott, d. Aug. 12,
1929; Mary d. Aug. 1. 1929.

Horace C. Jr.. b. Jan. 27. 1908; m. Dorcas Callahan, vice-pres. Citi-
zens Mfg. Co.. b. July 1. 1911. Horace is chief. Kutherfordton Vol.
Fire Dept.; member First Baptist Church. Kiwanis. 1st vice-pres.
Western N. C. Fireman's Assn.. past master Western Star Masonic
Lodge No. 91. 1953. and noble of Oasis Temple A. A. O.N. M.S. of
Charlotte. N. C. since 1954. Children:

Avis. b. Aug. 11. 1929; ii;. Mack Henrick; dau. Margaret Anne.

b. Dec. 11, 1952.
Jane. b. Sept. 30. 1930; m. James E., Jr.. insinance adjuster, b.
Aug. 16, 1929, son of Elma Anderson and J. E. Bridgers. de-
ceasetl. ( Dau. » Mary Karen, b. Nov. 5, 1953.
Sarah Patricia, b. June 1, 194 3.
Mary Louise, b. May 19. 1911. d. Aug. 4. 1924.
Ruby, b. Sept. 1. 1913; m. Battle Brown, son of Ruby's Aunt Julia.
Eugenia Grace, b. April 5. 1916.

Robah Ernest, b. Dec. 27. 1886; m. Frances Omega Dickey, b. Julv 12.
1886; d. Sept. 12. 1945. (2» Lucy Johnson, of Burlington, N. C. Robah
d. June 30, 1952.

Lucille Roney. b. Dec. 26. 1908; teacher; m. Robert G. Collier. Chil.:
Gene Glenn, b. Sept. 29. 1937. David Elwood. b. Sept. 21, 1942.
Stephanie Frances, b. Nov. 11, 1944.
Thomas Chelsey, b. April 8. 1915; m. Jessie Beatrice Brudner. b. Oct,

15, 1914. (Child) Thomas Lloyd, b. Sept. 18. 1938.
Robah Ernest Jr.. b. Jan. 8, 1919; m. Wyma Farlow, b. Aug. 22, 1918.
Chil.: Michael Allen, b. Jan. 23. 1946. John Ernest, b. Feb. 25. 1954.

John Pendleton, b. Dec. 18. 1888; m. June 19. 1912, Sallie I. McCauley.
John, Jr.. b. June 25, 1913; m. Gladj's Creech Welbaum. See Roll of

Honor for John. (Son) John P. III. b. Feb. 11. 1937.
Virgilia. b. Feb. 5. 1917; m. Joseph Daniel Moore, b. Sept. 16, 1916.
Dan. Jr., b. Oct. 12, 1942. William Stacy, b. April 19, 1944. Sallie
Lou, b. Dec. 9, 1947. Virgilia Gill, b. Jan. 25, 1950.
Nellie Atwater, b. April 26, 1892; m. Dec. 17. 1914, John Fenly Spear, Jr..
deceased. Chil.: Louise, b. April 7. 1917, m. John Garland Mcirill. James,
Jr.,* b. June 30. 1922.
Thomas R.,* b. Sept. 29, 1895; m. Mary P. Arker, b. Dec. 18, 1898. in New
Bern, N. C.

Jesse W..* b. May 1, 1924; d. Nov. 26, 1944.

Mary Jane, b. May 16. 1928; m. Richard Killian Wor.sley. certified
public accountant, b. Aug. 13, 1927. Chil.: Cynthia Ann.b. Feb. 28,
1952. Stephen Cole, b. Oct. 13. 1953.
Betty Reid, b. June 27. 1932; m. Jack Tyler. (Son) Gerald.

2974. .Margaret K., dau. of John F.; m. Feb. 11. 1885. James Mauh Dur-
ham, b. Dec. 6. 1860. d. Feb. 27. 1945. Margaret d. Dec. 21, 1937. Chaj..! Hill.
North Carolina.

Carney Eugene, b. July 12, 1886; m. April lo. 1918, Mrs. Ella Louise
Craven, b. Jan. 30. 1881. dau. dI' Elizabeth X'umannon and John Tyson
Williams. Carney has acted as town treasurer and justice of peace but
spent most of his life in commercial activities. Ella died of cancer on
Aug. 6. 1949 and is buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Greensboro, N. C.
Children:

U'wis Wil.son.* b. May 4. 1920; m. May 3, 1946, Martha, dau. of John
Allen, of Farmville. Va.; b. Jan. 8, 1919.

Karen Elizabeth, b. June 20, 1951. John Mark. b. Voh. 15. 1955.

Carney Banks.* b. Sept. 25, 1925.

Nora Olivia, b. Sept. 8, 1887; m. Mav 3, 1908. Rev. William Judson Hack-
ney, b. Feb. 13. 1880. Ncwburn, Ti"-nn., d. March 19, 1955. He .served the
N. C. Conference and the Methodist CIuik h in Cliai iolte, N. C in his
later years. Children:

Mary Eunice, b. Sept. 5, 1909; teacher; m. May 3, 1934, Charles B.
Rca. (Son) Lewis Judson Rea, b. April 28, 1936.



ATWATER GENEALOGY 285

Raymond, b. Jan. 10, 1913; A.B„ Wofford College. S. C; m. June 13.
1946, Laura Ellen Canipe; teacher; grad. Greensboro College. N. C.
See Roll of Honor. Children:

Ellen Gail, b. Nov. 24, 1947. Raymond. Jr.. b. Aug. 13. 1950.
Maiy Elizabeth, b. Feb. 17, 1915, d. July 18, 1917.
Wilson Durham*, b. Oct. 11, 1918; m. Jan. 4. 1946, Robbie Jane
Collins, b. April 23, 1922. Chil.: Robert Wilson, b. Jan. 12. 1947.
Michael Durham, b. Sept. 19, 1951.
David Marvin,* b. Feb. 4. 1922; m. July 23. 1949 to Rachael Burton

Delancy, b. Oct. 12, 1925. (Son) Weston Burton, b. Jan. 21. 19.''>3.
Ruth Inez, b. Jan. 27, 1924; m. April 8, 1944, Heath A. Mf.lhn. Chil.;

Chailes Edward, b. Jan. 11, 1945. Bonnie Lynn, b. Jan. 4, 194H.
Edwin Atwater, b. Feb. 5. 1929; awarded George B. Hiss scholarship;
Phiffer College and Duke University — A. B. 1952. B.D. 1955. Rev.
Edwin now serving in Bakersville area; m. Sept. 5, 1953. Eula Fave
Kennedy, b. July 18, 1926.
Kemp Pearce, b. Nov. 15, 1889, d. Nov. 3, 1890.

Vira Ellen, b. Aug. 18, 1891; m. June 30, 1921. William David Callaway
from Montgomery, Ala. (Son) William Howaid. b. Dec. 9, 1924; m.
Virginia Biidsong of Macon, Ga. See Roll of Honor.
Jacob Holt, b. Aug. 15, 1893, d. July 7, 1914.

Samuel Rose,* b. Aug. 25, 1895; m. Jan. 24. 1922, Ivah Jane Fanning, b.
June 18, 1887 in Somers, N. Y. Children:

Samuel David, b. Jan. 1. 1924; m. July 30, 1949, Margaret Virginia

Evens. (Son) Stephen Carl, b. Feb. 20, 1950.
Phillip O'Day, b. June 2, 1925; m. Mildred Lamont Blake. (2 ehil. i
Phillis Jane, b. Feb. 2, 1948. Samuel Rose, b. March 2. 19.50.
Carey Winston,* b. Dec. 4, 1897; grad. Duke School. U.N.C.. four years
Geo, Washington Univ. Medical, grad. June 7, 1927. One year internship
each at Emergency Hospital, D. C. and Central Carolina Hospital, San-
ford, N. C. Mason. Member of Am. Med. Assn., Am. Academy of Gen.
Practice, N. C. Guilford Co., and Greensboro Med. Soe. Presbyterian.
m. Nov. 28, 1928, Alberta Emily Rodgers. teacher, of Washington, D. C.
(Son) Rodger Winston, b. Dec. 31, 1941.
Harvey Irving, b. Dec. 10, 1899; realtor; m. Dec. 6, 1924, Mabel Claire
Hambright, b. Feb. 4, 1900. (Son) Harvey, Jr., b. Aug. 9, 1931; while a
senior in the Lee Edwards High School he died of lymphatic leukemia
on Sept. 28, 1948. Asheville, N. C.
NeUie Alma, b. Feb. 10, 1902; grad. Durhambus College, m. April 22. 1929.
Joseph A. Martocollo. b. April 22. 1890. consulting eng. refrigeration
industry; many patents, including production of clear ice; member of
many organizations including Benjamin Franklin Institute for Inven-
tors. Died Oct. 19, 1949. Children:
Joseph A., Jr., b. Feb. 1, 1930.

Eloise Durhain Caroline, b. Feb. 11, 1933; d. Feb. 9, 19;:9.
Lewis Manley, b. Oct. 28, 1906; grad. B.A. George Washington ITniversity;
Sigma Alpha Epsilon. See Roll of Honor, m. Jan. 27. 1945, Betty Jane.
b. Maich 15, 1917, dau. of Florence Longden (Worthy Matron of the
Eastern Star) and James Bedford Ainsley (32nd degree Mason) all of
Masontown, Pa.

Maiy Lynn, b. Jan. 24, 1948. Alfred Ainsley, b, April 19, 1949.
Grady Watson, b. June 28, 1908; m. Feb. 11. 1933. liachel Crawford, b.
June 8, 1913. Children:

Jane Crawford, b. Aug. 5, 1934; m. Dec. 22. 1954. Lt. Benjamin P'rank-

lin Wilson. Jr., b. March 15, 1931.
Gerry Watson, b. Aug. 22, 1940.
Walter Brexton, b. Dec, 5, 1947.
Paul Reid, b. May 3, 1911; see Roll of Honor; m. Stella Gwindolyn. b.
1923, dau. by adoption of Mary J. Richarfison and C. L. Black of Trinity.
N. C. (Son) Shelton Reid, b. Jan. 23, 194 7.

2975. Wilson Kymim, son of John F.; m. April 2. 1902, Lillie Laiiibeth. Live

in Greensboro, N. C.

3044. Julia Elizabeth, b. June 29, 1903; d. 1919.

3045. Margaret Lee, b. March 5, 1905.

3046. John Lambeth, b. May 10, 1908.



286 ATWATER GENEALOGY

•»976. Julia Olivia, dau. of John F.; m. March 20, 1895. Walter A., son of
Wagstaff and Julia Rice Mavnard. b. April 12. 1863.

Reid Atwater. b. Sept. 24. 1896; grad. Univ. of N. C: m. June 16, 1922,
Grace Moore, b. July 20. 1938. Chil.: Donald R., b. June 28. 1928; grad.
Princeton and Harvard. With Standard Oil Co.. Bayonne, N. J.; m.
March 28, 1952. Julia Steed.

James Walter.* b. Feb. 19, 1932; grad. Univ. of N. C.
Janet Moore, b. Julv 20. 1938.
Julia Bynum. b. March i6. 1899; m. June 29. 1923. Virgil L. Warren, drug-
gist of Mebane. N. C. Julia high school principal.
Walter. Jr.. b. Oct. 24. 1909; m. Hazel Harris, b. Aug. 7. 1910. teacher
of Burlington. N. C.

'*977. Luther K., son of John F. ; m. July 20. 1899, Mamie Garrison.
304 7. Annie Lea. b. Nov. 30. 1900.

3048. John Wilson, b. Dec. 6, 1901; m. Oct. 20, 1926, Carolyn Booth.

3049. Luther Edmund, b. April 10, 1911.

3051. Robert Nathaniel, b. March 24, 1914.

3052. Mary Tuttle, b. Sept. 24, 1916.

3053. Frank Garrison, b. April 20, 1921.

2978. Sarah Eli7.ab««th, dau. of James W.; m. Oct. 2, 1871, A. J. King.
Lives in Culloden, Ga.

Carrie Lou, b. Sept. 15, 1872; m. April 1, 1894. George Milton Rhodes.

Wade Judson. b. March 5. 1895.

Cornelia Morrison, b. April 15. 1908.
Addie Ellis, b. Nov. 8. 1874; m. July 14. 1895. Dudley Irving Woodward.

John Abner. b. Dec. 10, 1909.

Antoinette Hammond, b. July 2. 1913.
Nellif Florence, b. June 2. 1877. Unm.
Mary Edna. b. Aug. 25. 1879; m. Sept. 19. 1904. William Roscoe Perdue.

Augustus Rawson, b. April 5, 1906.

Nell Teresa, b. April 7. 1908.

William Ro.scoe. Jr., b. June 24, 1913.
Aquila Butler, b. Feb. 1, 1883; m. May 6. 1909. Miss Margaret Elizabeth
Lunsford.

Sarah Elizabeth, b. Nov. 15. 1911.

Aquila Butler. Jr.. b. Oct. 13. 1914.
John Thomas, b. Oct. 18. 1885; m. April 18. 1911. Maymie Lunsford.

Augustus Judson. b. Feb. 8, 1912.

Frances Helen, b. Jan. 6. 1914.

John T.. Jr.. b. Nov. 23. 1915.

Margaret Elizabeth, b. June 15, 1917.

Mildred Lun.sford, b. Feb. 22, 1919.
Augustus Rawson, b. June 15, 1891; m. Sept. 28, 1913, Mannie Cranford.

Augustus Rawson, Jr., b. April 22. 1917.

2979. C'nloiH-1 .laiiu-s It., son of James W.; banker, manufacturer and state
senator, was \>. Aug. 16. 1872, in Thomaston, Georgia. On Feb. 14. 1917. he
married Annie Elizabeth, dau. of Peter W. and Susan Reid Walton, of Madison,
Ga.. b. A[)ril 16, 1879. His wife comes from a long line of distinguished people,
who are direct descendants of George Walton, signer of the Declaration of
Independence.

3<i.'')4 liichmond Walton, b. Aug. 24. 1921.
2»«0. .\«la llvrun, dau. of James W.; b. Oct. 3, 1873; in. .Ian. 10. 1894,
George R. Turpin, b. Jan. 10. 1868, d. Nov. 26, 1916. Ada d. Jan. 2(i, 1918.

Eugenia Elizabeth, b. Dec. 11, 1894; m. William Taylor Dabney, Rich-
mond. Virginia.

Frances Caroline.

George li., Jr.. b. Oct. 18. 1898; m. Mary Agnes Fox, Brookline. Mass

Cecil, b. Aug. 17. 1903; in. March 25, 1922, John David Potts. Jr., of
Richmond, Va. (Son) John IH. b. Feb. 14. 1923. d. March 30. 19.35.

James Robert Atwater. b. July 18, 1905; m. Gladys Olcott, b. Dec. 30. 1900.
dau. of Nellie Byrd Goodell and ex-Mayor Charles Woodson Browning
of Wylheville. Va. Gladys Browning attended George Washington Col-
lege and Peabody Con.servatory in Baltimore. James R.. Sr.. member



ATWATER GENEALOGY 287

Kiwanis, Loyal Order of Moose, Civil Defense, Presbyterian Church,
attended Fork Union Military and Alderson College. Children:

James, Jr.,* b. Aug. 19, 1929; m. Betty Jean Hammack. b. April 18. '31.

Katherine Atwater, b. Nov. 23, 1930; Art teacher; m. James Glenn
Smith, jeweler, b. March 16, 1934.

Charles Browning, b. June 10, 1934.

Gladys Elinor Goodell, b. June 29, 1935.

Calvin Olcott, b. June 10, 1937.
Walter Hodgkins, b. Nov. 28, 1909; realtor; m. Dec. 11, 1935. Sara Brant-
ley Johnson, b. Nov. 21, 1919. Children:

Frederick Johnson, b. Nov. 4, 1936. Eva Brantley, b. July H, 1942.

2981. Carrie Payne, dau. of James VV.; m. June 19, 1901, Jann< H .•-•.. Mh
vice-president and cashier of the Savings Bank of Griffin. Ga.

Antoinette Respress. b. Dec. 28, 1903; m. (1) Dakin B. Fitii.s ciardt-n
City, N. Y. (2) Hollis Gray. Children:

Dakin, Jr., b. March 17, 1926 Heniy Atwater F«Miis. h. Dec. l.""). 1930.
James Henry, b. Aug. 23, 1906; m. July 17, 1937, Viola Goodwin. Children:
Henry Smith III, b. Feb. 9, 1939. Viola Farley, b. Oct. 4. 1940. Jack-
son Goodwin, b. June 16. 1945.
James Henry, Jr., was Colonel in U.S. Air Force, WW H, 1941-1946.

2983. Susan Eugenia, dau. of James W.; m. June 10, 1903. William I'arker
Leonard (M.D.); d. Jan. 20, 1940.

Martha Eugenia, b. Sept. 9. 1904; m. in Talbotton. Ga., June 19, 1926, Dr.
Roy Bowman McKnight, b. May 5, 1894.

Roy Bowman, b. May 22, 1927; attorney; A.B.-LL.B.; m. Dec. 1951,
Mary Jane Wessman, b. Jan. 12, 1930, Wilson, N. C, dau. of Mary
Slate and Edward D. Wessman.
(Son) Roy B. HI. b. Sept. 15, 1953.
Rodney Leonard, b. May 23, 1930; M.D., June 1955; m. Bettv Jean
Lowrence, b. April 30," 1930. (Son) Rodney, Jr., b. Dec. 30, 1953.
Carolyn Atwater, b. June 22. 1908; m. Edwin Winfield Billmire.

(Son) Edwin, Jr.
William Parker. Jr.. b. April 7, 1912; M.D.; m. Mary Cary Maynard.
William P. HI. Molly Cary.

2985a. Connie Bailey, ta. Feb. 4. 1894; reg. nurse; m. Earl S., b. Jan. 9. 1886.
son of Elvina Caroline Word and Lewis Parks Redwine.

2986. Charles M.. son of John W.; m. Dec. 20. 1888. Savannah Lsabella,
dau. of C. H. Matthews and Frances A. Green, b. April 7, 1859. He is a news-
paper writer in Macon, Ga. Their three boys were all in the IT.S. army fighting
for universal freedom in 1918.

3055. Martha F.. b. Aug. 2, 1890; m. Dec. 20. 1911, Wily Harry ..\<i;ini.s.
They live in Dudley. Ga.

Charles Wvoreth, b. Dec. 17, 1912.
Phil Albilene, b. Jan. 6. 1914.
Wily Harrv. Jr.. b. March 5, 1918.
Robert Thurston, b. Sept. 12, 1920.
Martha Frances, b. Nov. 11, 1922.

3056. Bennier M.. b. Dec. 6. 1891; d. Dec. 18. 1945.

3057. Robert E., b. Dec. 30, 1893.

3058. James A., b. Oct. 5. 1895.

2987. Martha Elizabeth, dau. of John W.; m. Jan. 11, 18.S1. John Corvosso
Fox, d. Aug. 9, 1941. Martha d. Nov. 10, 1941, Birmingham. Ala.

Charles Oliver, b. Nov. 3, 1881, m. July 24, 1907 to Kathleen Willis. He d.

Feb. 18, 1914. (Son) John Willis of Raleigh, N. C.
Addie May Fox, born Oct. 17. 1883. m. Dec. 7. 1902 to George Burton
Malone of Monticello. Ga., b. July 9, 1881, Jasper County. Ga.. .son of
Allen McGee Malone and Martha L. Children:

Oliver Cleen IMalone, Fitzgerald, Ga. Martha. Miami, Fla.
Jackie Malone, Homestead, Fla.

May. b. June 6. 1910; m. Stephen Franklin, b. 1903. .son of Johannah
Courtney and James Henry Hagerty. of Dexter, Pa. Chil.: Barbara
May, b. Sept. 19, 1938; James Franklin, b. Nov. 24. 1940; George
Malone, b. Feb. 2, 1943.



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Kathk-en. b. Feb. 13, 1915; Clinic supervisor: m. William Echvanl, b.
March 11, 1893, son of Lucy Ann and Wilson McAIurray. Children:
William, Jr., b. Jan. 13. 1941. Linda Kay, b. Aug. 18. 1944. Dorothy
Ann, b. April 26. 1952.
George Burton Malone. Shreveport, La.
John Allen Malone, Miami, Fla.
Beatrice Malone, Homestead. Fla.
Lena Ozella Fox. b. Dec. 15. 1885; m. Hunter O. Towns of Atlanta. Ga.
Lena, a nurse in Emery Unit. France, Woild War 1. (Dau.i Mr.s. Jane
Smith, of Houston, Texas.
John Benner Fox. b. May 26. 1888, d. June 22, 1946; m. Ruth Farris.
William Atwater Fox, b. March 22, 1891; deceased; m. Agnes Stubbs. Chil.:
William Atwater, Jr.. Summerville, S. C.
Mrs. Roy Dwelle, Caracas, Venezuela.
Emilu Fox, b. June 1, 1893: m. June 30, 1918, George Lewis Bailes. circuit
judge of Birmingham, Ala. Chil.: George, Jr., b. April 26, 1919: execu-
tive, senior pilot, Col.-Ang.; m. Sept. 23, 1939, Rudene Becht Leach, b.
Oct. 29, 192U. (Dau.l Rudene II. b. Dec. 1. 1940. George III, b. Aug. 25,
1942. Warren Leach, b. Aug. 21, 1945. Emilu Fox, b. Aug. 9. 1949. James
Fox Bailes, b. Aug. 25, 1933. d. Sept. 1, 1933.
Annie Grace, b. May 16, 1896; m. Jan. 4. 1916, Frederick James Brown, of
Birmingham. Ala., d. Jan. 6, 1952. Chil.: Frederick, Jr., b. March 11,
1917; aircraft eng.; m. Marjorie Cornelia Henderson, b. June 10. 1923.
(Son» Fred III. b. Oct. 13. 1946.

Frances Elizabeth, b. Nov. 26, 1919; m. Charles Sidney Myers, engr.,
b. June 3. 1915. Chil.: Charles. Jr.. b. May 5. 1938. Judy Lynette,
b. March 29. 1943.
Susie Alice, b. Aug. 26, 1899; m. July 3. 1918. James Grady Wright. (Dau.)
Marie, b. Julv 14, 1920; m. d) Edward J. King, d. in service Feb. 12,
1945. (2> George C. McGrew, b. March 11. liUti: m. June 15. 1946. Chil.:
Edward James King. b. Jan. 5, 1944.
Barbara Jean McGrew, b. Oct. 23. 1947.
George Carlton, b. March 1. 1951.

2988. George E., son of John W.; m. Sept. 30, 1906. Mrs. Mattie Daniel
Gober. He d. May 8, 1918.

3059. Martha Carolyn, b. £ept. 14, 1908.

3060. Walter Blanford. b. Feb. 23. 1911.

2989. Abia Cordelia, dau. of John W^; m. Feb. 8, 1888. William Flournoy
Matthews. Aug. 9. 1860; d. 1935.

Emmie Maybelle. b. Dec. 17. 1888. teacher; grad. La Grange College,

June. 1909; president Women's Society Christian Service.
William Carl*, b. April 6. 1891; d. Sept. 19. 1954.

Henry Clayton, b. May 19, 1894; m. Feb. 4. 1920. Bessie Lenora Collier.
(Son I \Villiam Thomas, b. May 3. 1927; m. March 22. 1949, Virginia
Irwin of Rockmart, Ga. Cattleman. ( Dau. i Brenda Fayc, b. Feb. 8. 1950.
Vera Cordelia, b. July 5, 1897; single, secretary.

John Wesley, b. April 5, 1900; Methodist; cattleman; ni. Mrs. Lucille
Watkins, Jan. 12, 1938. Children:
Carl Weslev, b. Dec. 31. 1938,
lialph Walton, b. Nov. 22. 1941.
Cordell Harrison, b. June 2. 194 7.

2994. Hull .Asherv. son of Thomas J.; m. Nov. 25. 1888. Laura Rosilee
Parks, b. Oct. 21. 1867; d. Feb. 19. 1903; (2) Sept. 5, 1916, Mrs. D;>i.sy Back-
hou.se, d. Feb. 28, 1907; (3) June 29, 1913, Minnie G. Sinm.ons. Resides at
I'alatka, Fla. He held for years responsible position with the Wilson Lumber
Company.

3f)61, lA>na Pearl, b. Aug. 20. 1889.

3062. Edmimd Davis, b. Dec. 5. 1890.

3063. Annie Laura, b. June 20, 1892.
.3(164. Hull Alexander, b. Nov. 10. 1893.

3065. llatten Howard, b. Nov. 10. 1893.

3066. Bessie Clyde, b. March 10. 1895.

3067. Afldie Lou, b. Oet. 10, 1896.



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3068. Iva Mae, b. Jan. 30, 1899.

3069. Lester Holly, b. April 2, 1902.

2995. Ezpkiel Kobiirtus, son of Thomas J.; m. Jan. 9, 1898, Blanche Perry,
b. Dec. 7, 1870. Andersonville, Ga. Three children ')i<"i in infuncy.



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