Mattie R. Carr

F, #3889, b. circa 1856
     Mattie R. Carr was born circa 1856 in GA.1 She was the daughter of William Walter Carr and Caroline Tucker. Mattie R. Carr was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Washington Co., GA, in the household of William Walter Carr.1

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.

William A. Carr Sr.

M, #3890, b. 13 Aug 1796, d. circa 8 May 1873
     William A. Carr Sr. was born on 13 Aug 1796 in GA.1,2

William A. Carr Sr. married Cynthia Mariah Walker on 31 Jul 1817.1 William A. Carr Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1820 in Clarke Co., GA.3 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1830 in Clarke Co., GA.4

William A. Carr Sr. was widowed on 12 Jul 1833.5

William A. Carr Sr. married Jane Aiken on 16 Feb 1835 in Leon Co., FL.6,7 William A. Carr Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Clarke Co., GA.8 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, with others in the household: Jane Aiken, Elijah Walker Carr, Florida Cynthia Carr, Mary Bryant Thomas and Susan Agnes Thomas (his wife, two children, and two grandchildren.)2 William A. Carr Sr. was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, with others in the household: Florida Cynthia Carr, Elijah Walker Carr, Mary Bryant Thomas and Susan Agnes Thomas.9

William A. Carr Sr. died circa 8 May 1873 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA.10

Children of William A. Carr Sr. and Cynthia Mariah Walker

Child of William A. Carr Sr. and Jane Aiken

Citations

  1. [S318] Jeannette Holland Austin, Georgia Bible Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985), p. 74. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Bible Records.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S595] US1820.
  4. [S657] US1830.
  5. [S1116] Cemetery Marker in Oconee Cemetery, Athens, Clarke Co., GA.
  6. [S335] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Leon Co., FL (Leon County Clerk of Courts, Tallahassee), Bk 00WX, Pg 00040.
  7. [S889] William A. Carr Sr. will (29 Feb 1868), Will of William A. Carr, Sr. Clarke County, Ga. Wills 1859-1885: p. 296 (have certified copy), USGenWeb Archives; Clarke Co., GA. Hereinafter cited as Will of William A. Carr, Sr.
  8. [S285] US1840.
  9. [S497] US1870.
  10. [S889] Will of William A. Carr, Sr. Clarke County, Ga. Wills 1859-1885: (Certified copy).

Jane Aiken

F, #3891, b. 6 Nov 1801, d. 11 Nov 1869
     Jane Aiken was born on 6 Nov 1801 in Baltimore, Baltimore City, MD.1,2

Jane Aiken married William A. Carr Sr. on 16 Feb 1835 in Leon Co., FL.3,4 Jane Aiken was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, with others in the household: William Walter Carr, Caroline Tucker and Florida Cynthia Carr.5 Jane Aiken was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, in the household of William A. Carr Sr.2

Jane Aiken died on 11 Nov 1869 at age 68.1,6,7

Child of Jane Aiken and William A. Carr Sr.

Citations

  1. [S318] Jeannette Holland Austin, Georgia Bible Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985), p. 75. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Bible Records.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S335] County Clerk's Office, Marriage Records of Leon Co., FL (Leon County Clerk of Courts, Tallahassee), Bk 00WX, Pg 00040.
  4. [S889] William A. Carr Sr. will (29 Feb 1868), Will of William A. Carr, Sr. Clarke County, Ga. Wills 1859-1885: p. 296 (have certified copy), USGenWeb Archives; Clarke Co., GA. Hereinafter cited as Will of William A. Carr, Sr.
  5. [S414] US1850.
  6. [S889] Will of William A. Carr, Sr. Clarke County, Ga. Wills 1859-1885: (Certified copy).
  7. [S497] US1870.

Thomas Walker Carr

M, #3892, b. 17 Sep 1822, d. 28 Mar 1895
     Thomas Walker Carr was born on 17 Sep 1822 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA.1 He was the son of William A. Carr Sr. and Cynthia Mariah Walker.

Thomas Walker Carr was educated at the University of Georgia, receiving a degree of Bachelor of Arts in 1842.2 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Leon Co., FL.3 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Leon Co., FL.4

Thomas Walker Carr died on 28 Mar 1895 in Lake Jackson, Leon Co., FL, at age 72.1,5 He was buried in Bradford-Eppes Cemetery, Leon Co., FL.6,1

An administrator was named for Thomas Walker Carr's estate on 8 Jun 1895 in Leon Co., FL.7

Citations

  1. [S318] Jeannette Holland Austin, Georgia Bible Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985), p. 75. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Bible Records.
  2. [S1803] University of Georgia, Catalogue of the Alumni of the Trustees, Officers and Alumni of the University of Georgia, from 1785 to 1894 (Atlanta, GA.: The Foote & Davies Co., 1894), image 44. Hereinafter cited as Catalogue of the Alumni of Univ. GA.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S684] Pamela Moore, Clark/Modesette Website- Database :2421328 (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com).
  6. [S1541] Cemetery Marker in Bradford-Eppes Cemetery, Leon Co., FL (on private land off Thomasville Rd (US319) (30.56420 -84.21110)).
  7. [S1861] "Florida Probate Records, 1784-1990," Images, unindexed, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 30 Mar 2016), Citing county courthouses, Florida, Leon County, Letters of administration and testamentary 1887-1911 vol 2, p. 137-8.

Florida Cynthia Carr

F, #3894, b. 11 Jul 1831, d. 2 Feb 1905
     Florida Cynthia Carr was born on 11 Jul 1831 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of William A. Carr Sr. and Cynthia Mariah Walker. Florida Cynthia Carr was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, in the household of Jane Aiken.4 Florida Cynthia Carr was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, in the household of William A. Carr Sr.3 Florida Cynthia Carr was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, in the household of William A. Carr Sr.5 Florida Cynthia Carr was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA.6 She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA.7

Florida Cynthia Carr died on 2 Feb 1905 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, at age 73.8,9,10 She was buried in Oconee Cemetery, Athens, Clarke Co., GA.11

Citations

  1. [S318] Jeannette Holland Austin, Georgia Bible Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985), p. 75. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Bible Records.
  2. [S684] Pamela Moore, Clark/Modesette Website- Database :2421328 (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com).
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S414] US1850.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [S555] US1900.
  8. [S1289] Macon Telegraph, Macon, GA, Issue of Friday, February 3, 1905. Hereinafter cited as Macon Telegraph.
  9. [S1534] Obituary of Florida C. Carr, Macon Telegraph, Macon, GA, 2. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Florida C. Carr.
  10. [S318] Jeannette Holland Austin, Georgia Bible Records, p. 75 (has 01 Feb and Athens, GA).
  11. [S1116] Cemetery Marker in Oconee Cemetery, Athens, Clarke Co., GA.

Elijah Walker Carr

M, #3895, b. 28 Mar 1829, d. 24 Dec 1872
     Elijah Walker Carr was born on 28 Mar 1829 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of William A. Carr Sr. and Cynthia Mariah Walker. Elijah Walker Carr was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, in the household of William A. Carr Sr.3 Elijah Walker Carr was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Athens, Clarke Co., GA, in the household of William A. Carr Sr.4

Elijah Walker Carr died on 24 Dec 1872 at age 43.1,2

Citations

  1. [S318] Jeannette Holland Austin, Georgia Bible Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985), p. 75. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Bible Records.
  2. [S684] Pamela Moore, Clark/Modesette Website- Database :2421328 (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com).
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S497] US1870.

Arenia Darsey

F, #3896, b. circa 1832
     Arenia Darsey was born circa 1832 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Darsey and Mary Bryant. Arenia Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Jesse Darsey.

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.

Elizabeth Womack Shelfer

F, #3897, b. 13 Apr 1830, d. 22 Jun 1897
     Elizabeth Womack Shelfer was born on 13 Apr 1830 in Gadsden Co., FL.1 She was the daughter of Nathan Henry Shelfer and Nancy Womack.

Elizabeth Womack Shelfer married Andrew J. Miller. Elizabeth Womack Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Andrew J. Miller (her husband.)2 Elizabeth Womack Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Andrew J. Miller.3 Elizabeth Womack Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Andrew J. Miller. Elizabeth Womack Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Andrew J. Miller.4 Elizabeth Womack Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Andrew J. Miller.5

Elizabeth Womack Shelfer died on 22 Jun 1897 in Gadsden Co., FL, at age 67.1 She was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1,6

Citations

  1. [S674] Miles Kenan Womack, Little River Pioneers (Kingsport, TN: Collier Publishing Co., 1998). Hereinafter cited as Little River Pioneers.
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S498] FL1885.
  6. [S813] Cemetery Marker in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL (Take US 27 in Havana, FL., go east on SR12 for 1 mile. Cemetery is on your right. Follow sign through Big Oak Ln.).

Henry Mitchell Shelfer

M, #3898, b. 8 May 1832, d. 2 Apr 1917
     Henry Mitchell Shelfer was born on 8 May 1832 in Gadsden Co., FL.1 He was the son of Nathan Henry Shelfer and Nancy Womack. Henry Mitchell Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Nathan Henry Shelfer.

Henry Mitchell Shelfer married Eliza J. Wilson on 20 Dec 1855 in Gadsden Co., FL.2 Henry Mitchell Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Eliza J. Wilson.3

Henry Mitchell Shelfer began military service on 8 Jun 1863 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, in the CSA, in Co. C, Capt. D. W. Gwynn's Company, Col. G. W. Scott's Battalion, 1st Florida Cavalry.4 His military service ended in May 1865 in Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, at the close of the war.4 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Eliza J. Wilson.5 Henry Mitchell Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Eliza J. Wilson. Henry Mitchell Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Eliza J. Wilson.6

Henry Mitchell Shelfer received a pension on 28 Sep 1901 in Gadsden Co., FL, for his service in the CSA, in Co. C, 1st Florida Cavalry. His pension was approved for 9 Oct 1901.4 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Eliza J. Wilson.7

Henry Mitchell Shelfer died on 2 Apr 1917 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, at age 84.1 He was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1,8

Citations

  1. [S674] Miles Kenan Womack, Little River Pioneers (Kingsport, TN: Collier Publishing Co., 1998). Hereinafter cited as Little River Pioneers.
  2. [S869] Jordan Dodd (Ancestry.com), Florida Marriages, 1851-75 (Original data: Gadsden County, Florida Marriages, 1851-75. County court records located in Quincy, Florida or Family History Library microfilm #0915811).
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S950] Henry Mitchell Shelfer file; #6459; Florida Confederate Pension Application Files (Tallahassee, FL: Florida Department of State).
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S498] FL1885.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S813] Cemetery Marker in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL (Take US 27 in Havana, FL., go east on SR12 for 1 mile. Cemetery is on your right. Follow sign through Big Oak Ln.).

William Hardy Shelfer

M, #3899, b. 5 Mar 1834, d. 12 Oct 1910
     William Hardy Shelfer was born on 5 Mar 1834 in Gadsden Co., FL.1 He was the son of Nathan Henry Shelfer and Nancy Womack. William Hardy Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Nathan Henry Shelfer. William Hardy Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Wiley Wallace Shelfer.2

William Hardy Shelfer began military service in 1861 in the CSA, in Co. D, Capt. Scott's Battalion, 2nd Regiment, 5th Florida Cavalry.3 His military service ended in 1865 in Camp Milton, Tallahassee, Leon Co., FL, at the close of the war.3

William Hardy Shelfer married Zella Floyd on 16 May 1866 in Gadsden Co., FL.4 William Hardy Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Zella Floyd and Elbert B. Shelfer.5 William Hardy Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Zella Floyd and Elbert B. Shelfer.6

William Hardy Shelfer received a pension on 28 Jun 1907 in Gadsden Co., FL, for his service in the CSA, in Co. D, Capt. Scott's Battalion, 2nd Regiment, 5th Florida Cavalry. His pension was approved for 2 Jul 1907.3 He was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of Elbert B. Shelfer.7

William Hardy Shelfer died on 12 Oct 1910 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, at age 76.4,1 He was buried in 1910 in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1,8

Child of William Hardy Shelfer and Zella Floyd

Citations

  1. [S674] Miles Kenan Womack, Little River Pioneers (Kingsport, TN: Collier Publishing Co., 1998). Hereinafter cited as Little River Pioneers.
  2. [S402] US1860.
  3. [S953] William Hardy Shelfer file; #A01238; Florida Confederate Pension Application Files (Tallahassee, FL: Florida Department of State).
  4. [S952] Zella Floyd, Widow's Pension Claim #A01238 27 May 1911 (Florida Department of State).
  5. [S496] US1880.
  6. [S555] US1900, has 1854.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S813] Cemetery Marker in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL (Take US 27 in Havana, FL., go east on SR12 for 1 mile. Cemetery is on your right. Follow sign through Big Oak Ln.), Row 3, grave 31.