Simeon Brinson1

M, #669, b. 24 Mar 1847, d. 11 Nov 1918
     Simeon Brinson was born on 24 Mar 1847 in Baker Co., GA.2 He was the son of Adam Brinson and Catherine Hodges.

Simeon Brinson married Hattie E. B. Russell on 18 Sep 1875 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4,5 Simeon Brinson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Hattie E. B. Russell.4

Simeon Brinson was widowed on 23 Dec 1883.5,4

Simeon Brinson married Margaret Herring, daughter of Hanson William Herring and Amy Caroline Anders, on 11 Mar 1885 in Decatur Co., GA.6,2

Simeon Brinson died on 11 Nov 1918 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA, at age 71.2 He was buried in 1918 in Brinson Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.7

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 197 shows parents. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  3. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb (http://files.usgwarchives.net/ga/decatur/vitals/marriages/…).
  4. [S496] US1880.
  5. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  6. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb, Certificate # B-491.
  7. [S44] Cemetery Marker in Brinson Cemetery (Decatur Co.), Brinson, Decatur Co., GA (on Hwy. 84); read by this compiler, November, 1992.

Parke E. Darsey

M, #670, b. 3 Sep 1890, d. 3 Jun 1974
     Parke E. Darsey was born on 3 Sep 1890 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of Lucius O. Darsey and Florence Margaret Hinson.3 Parke E. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Calvary, Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Lucius O. Darsey. Parke E. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Lucius O. Darsey.

Parke E. Darsey married Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher, daughter of Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher and Jannie Ann Connell, on 22 Jan 1913 in Grady Co., GA.4

The first draft registration for World War I was for men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Parke E. Darsey filled out a draft card on 5 Jun 1917 in Precinct 720, Whigham, Grady Co., GA. He was tall, of medium build, with gray eyes and black hair. He was married, with one child, and living in Whigham. P. H. Green signed as Registrar.5 Parke was a self-employed farmer and grist miller in Whigham, Grady Co., GA.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher.

Parke E. Darsey was widowed in Dec 1922.6,2

Parke E. Darsey married Ellen Gainey circa 1925.7,8 Parke E. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Ellen Gainey. Parke E. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Cairo, Grady Co., GA, with others in the household: Ellen Gainey.9

Parke E. Darsey died on 3 Jun 1974 at age 83.2,8 Alternatively, Parke E. Darsey died on 3 Oct 1974.10 He was buried in Gainey Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA.8,10,11

Child of Parke E. Darsey and Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S789] Contributed by James Rollins, Grady Co., Georgia Marriage Records (https://sites.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/vitals/marriages.html), book A, Page 262.
  5. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", No. 92.
  6. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  7. [S679] US1930.
  8. [S787] Submitted by Christine Burton and Patty Goodson, Grady Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/cemeteries.html).
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 131. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  11. [S1201] Cemetery Marker in Gainey Cemetery, Cairo, Grady Co., GA (Bob Dixon Ln off Lower Hawthorne Trail (30.74940 -84.26110)).

Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher

F, #671, b. 19 Sep 1889, d. Dec 1922
     Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher was born on 19 Sep 1889.1,2 She was the daughter of Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher and Jannie Ann Connell.

Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher married first Parke E. Darsey, son of Lucius O. Darsey and Florence Margaret Hinson, on 22 Jan 1913 in Grady Co., GA.3 Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Parke E. Darsey.

Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher died in Dec 1922 at age 33.1,2 She was buried in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.4,5,6

Child of Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher and Parke E. Darsey

Citations

  1. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  2. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  3. [S789] Contributed by James Rollins, Grady Co., Georgia Marriage Records (https://sites.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/vitals/marriages.html), book A, Page 262.
  4. [S53] Cemetery Marker in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (located on the northwest side of Whigham, near the Atlantic Coast Line depot (D19 LL11)).
  5. [S787] Submitted by Christine Burton and Patty Goodson, Grady Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/cemeteries.html).
  6. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 408. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.

infant Darsey

F, #672, b. 1914, d. 1914
     Infant Darsey was born in 1914.1

Infant Darsey died in 1914.1 She was the daughter of Parke E. Darsey and Annie (Jannie) Elizabeth Belcher. Infant Darsey was buried in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA.2,3,4

Citations

  1. [S3] Floreda Duke Varick, Grady County, Georgia, Tomb Index (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1980). Hereinafter cited as Grady Co., GA, Tomb Index.
  2. [S806] Grady County Historical Society Inc. (Comp.), Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia (P. O. Box 586, Cairo, GA 39828: Grady County Historical Society, Inc., 2006), p. 408. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries of Grady County, Georgia.
  3. [S53] Cemetery Marker in Whigham Cemetery, Whigham, Grady Co., GA (located on the northwest side of Whigham, near the Atlantic Coast Line depot (D19 LL11)).
  4. [S787] Submitted by Christine Burton and Patty Goodson, Grady Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gagrady/cemeteries.html).

Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher

M, #675, b. 10 Oct 1834, d. 18 Dec 1910
     Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher was born on 10 Oct 1834 in Decatur Co., GA.1

Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher began military service on 18 Mar 1861 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, in the CSA as a 2nd Sergeant in Company G, 1st Volunteers Infantry Regiment, (Ramsey's) Bainbridge Independents, Georgia.2

Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher married first Sarah Louisa Connell on 15 Apr 1862 in Decatur Co., GA.3,4 His military service ended after 31 Jan 1864 when he was listed as present.5

Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher was widowed on 25 Jun 1872.4

Simeon's second marriage was to Jannie Ann Connell on 17 Nov 1872 in Decatur Co., GA.4 Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Jannie Ann Connell.6

Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher died on 18 Dec 1910 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 76.1 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.7,1

Child of Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher and Jannie Ann Connell

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/military),
    18 Mar 1861 Enlisted as a 2nd Sergeant on in Company G, 1st Volunteers Infantry Regiment, (Ramsey's) Bainbridge Independents, Georgia
    18 Mar 1862 Mustered out at Augusta, GA
    1 Apr 1862 Enlisted in Company K, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Georgia
    20 Feb 1863 Transferred out to 3rd Cavalry Regiment Confederate States
    4 Aug 1863 Discharged for promotion and commissioned in 6th State Guards Regiment Georgia, with promotion to Full 2nd Lieutenant.
  3. [S682] Ida Kirkland Boyce, Brenda King McNair, Denise Kirkland Smiley and Jan Smith, Decatur Co., Georgia Marriage Index, Decatur Co., GA GenWeb (http://files.usgwarchives.net/ga/decatur/vitals/marriages/…), A - 389.
  4. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  5. [S782] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Military Records, GA GenWeb.
  6. [S496] US1880.
  7. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground), Buried in Dollar Family Lot.

Jannie Ann Connell

F, #676, b. 5 Mar 1850, d. 17 Jan 1918
     Jannie Ann Connell was born on 5 Mar 1850 in Jefferson Co., FL.1

Jannie Ann Connell married Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher on 17 Nov 1872 in Decatur Co., GA.2 Jannie Ann Connell was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher.3

Jannie Ann Connell died on 17 Jan 1918 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 67.1 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.4,1

Child of Jannie Ann Connell and Simeon Littleton (Litt) Belcher

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  2. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  3. [S496] US1880.
  4. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground), Buried in Dollar Family Lot.

Samuel H. Dickenson1

M, #677, b. 15 Sep 1815, d. 27 Dec 1894
     Samuel H. Dickenson was born on 15 Sep 1815 in Caroline Co., VA.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Dickenson and Annie Parker.

Samuel H. Dickenson married Julia Ann Hale on 2 Feb 1843 in Leon Co., FL.4,2 Samuel H. Dickenson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Julia Ann Hale, Mary Frances Dickenson, Edward Thomas Cole Dickenson and Lilia Julia Dickenson.5 Samuel H. Dickenson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Julia Ann Hale and Mary Frances Dickenson.6

I have a reference to Samuel being in the 62nd Virginia Mounted Infantry,but I did not find him listed in this group.

Samuel H. Dickenson was living in Decatur Co., GA, in 1864.7 Samuel was a farmer and postmaster. He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Julia Ann Hale, Edward Thomas Cole Dickenson, Lilia Julia Dickenson, Lucy Lutitia Dickenson and Jesse Lee Dickenson.8 Samuel H. Dickenson was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Julia Ann Hale, Jesse Lee Dickenson, George Harry Dickenson, Hattie Graham Cole, Margaret Byrd Dickenson, John L. Allen and A. A. Allen.

Samuel H. Dickenson left a will dated 10 Mar 1894 in Decatur Co., GA. Heirs: Lucy Lutitia Fleming, his daughter. Heir and Executor: Julia Ann Hale, Edward Thomas Cole Dickenson and Jesse Lee Dickenson, his wife and 2 sons. Executor: George Harry Dickenson, a son, whose children are also named as heirs.9

Samuel H. Dickenson died on 27 Dec 1894 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, at age 79.2 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.10,2

Children of Samuel H. Dickenson and Julia Ann Hale

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 228, shows parents. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co., p. 228.
  3. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, 1864 Census for Re-organizing the Georgia Militia (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c2000). Hereinafter cited as Georgia Militia.
  4. [S4] Floreda Duke Varick, Decatur County, Georgia, 1850 Census (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1978). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co., GA, 1850 Census.
  5. [S414] US1850.
  6. [S402] US1860.
  7. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, Georgia Militia, Age 48 yrs 4 mon.
  8. [S497] US1870.
  9. [S1932] "Georgia, Wills and Probate Rcds, 1742-1992," Images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 12 Nov 2016), Decatur Bonds, 1841-1856, Decatur Wills, 1817-1913, p. 160.
  10. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).
  11. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 25009.

Julia Ann Hale

F, #678, b. 27 Aug 1823, d. 29 Nov 1902
     Julia Ann Hale was born on 27 Aug 1823 in Marianna, Jackson Co., FL.1,2

Julia Ann Hale married Samuel H. Dickenson, son of Thomas Dickenson and Annie Parker, on 2 Feb 1843 in Leon Co., FL.3,2 Julia Ann Hale was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Samuel H. Dickenson.1 Julia Ann Hale was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Samuel H. Dickenson.4 Julia Ann Hale was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Samuel H. Dickenson.5 Julia Ann Hale was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Decatur Co., GA, in the household of Samuel H. Dickenson.

In the will of Samuel H. Dickenson, dated 10 Mar 1894 in Decatur Co., GA, Julia Ann Hale, his wife, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.6 She was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA, with others in the household: Lucy Lutitia Dickenson and Lilias Fleming.7

Julia Ann Hale died on 29 Nov 1902 at age 79.2 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.8

Children of Julia Ann Hale and Samuel H. Dickenson

Citations

  1. [S414] US1850.
  2. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 228. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  3. [S4] Floreda Duke Varick, Decatur County, Georgia, 1850 Census (Tallahassee, FL: Varick, c1978). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co., GA, 1850 Census.
  4. [S402] US1860.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S1932] "Georgia, Wills and Probate Rcds, 1742-1992," Images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 12 Nov 2016), Decatur Bonds, 1841-1856, Decatur Wills, 1817-1913, p. 160.
  7. [S555] US1900.
  8. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

James Dodson

M, #679, b. 24 Oct 1876
     James Dodson was born on 24 Oct 1876.

James Dodson married Maggie David.

Maggie David

F, #680
     Maggie David married James Dodson.