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George W. Bailey

M, #6176, b. about 1838

Parents

FatherGeorge Reed Bailey (b. about 1809)
MotherMary A. Bell (b. about 1806)

Biography

George W. Bailey was born about 1838 in Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+.

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
June 1840Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+1
14 October 1850Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+2
2 August 1860Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+3
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S1849] 1840 US Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  2. [S1841] 1850 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  3. [S1850] 1860 US Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Margaret U. Bailey

F, #6177, b. about 1841

Parents

FatherGeorge Reed Bailey (b. about 1809)
MotherMary A. Bell (b. about 1806)

Biography

Margaret U. Bailey was born about 1841 in Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+.

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
14 October 1850Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+1
2 August 1860Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+2
15 June 1870Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+3
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S1841] 1850 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  2. [S1850] 1860 US Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  3. [S1851] 1870 US Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

James E. Bailey

M, #6178, b. about 1845

Parents

FatherGeorge Reed Bailey (b. about 1809)
MotherMary A. Bell (b. about 1806)

Biography

James E. Bailey was born about 1845 in Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+.

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
14 October 1850Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+1
2 August 1860Wilkes, Georgia, United StatesG+2
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S1841] 1850 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  2. [S1850] 1860 US Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Mattie May Clanton

F, #6181, b. 26 May 1884, d. 17 February 1968

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Family 1: William Montgomery ("Willie") Geeslin (b. 2 February 1890, d. 6 December 1945)

DaughterEffie May Geeslin+ (b. 5 July 1908, d. 2 January 1989)
DaughterBerma Lee Geeslin (b. 23 November 1911)
DaughterWillie Mae Geeslin+ (b. 6 February 1917, d. 1 November 2009)
DaughterChristine Gladys Geeslin+ (b. 8 December 1918, d. 14 October 1998)
SonRoger E. ("Red") Geeslin (b. 12 April 1920, d. 5 November 2007)
DaughterBetty Jean Meeks+ (b. 21 June 1925, d. 28 January 2011)

Family 2: Thomas Calvin Pritchard (b. 18 February 1884, d. 15 October 1969)

DaughterMary Agnes Pritchard (b. 29 June 1927, d. 25 April 1996)
Marriage-Mattie Mae Clanton & Thomas Pritchard

Biography

Mattie May Clanton was born on 26 May 1884 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. William Montgomery ("Willie") Geeslin and she were divorced in 1926 in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesG+. She died on 17 February 1968 at age 83 in Coldwater, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. She was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery MidtownG+, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesG+.1
Mattie May Clanton was also known as Mattie May Pritchard. She SSN: 587-12-5462. She was also known as Mattie May Geeslin.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
William Montgomery ("Willie") Geeslin and Mattie May Clanton5 September 1907Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2
Thomas Calvin Pritchard and she1 December 1928Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesG+

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
30 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
2 May 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
16 April 1940Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesG+5
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S1809] Ron, Compiler, Gedsite Cemeteries: Media Links to Source, new edition (link, 6 Feb 2017, RootsMagic & Gedsite, Software Land) p. 7, Forest Hills-Midtown
  2. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Brides: 04 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 508. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  3. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  4. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1849] 1840 US Census, population schedule,2nd, enumeration district 79-45, p. p. 6A, dwelling/family #125, Thomas C Pritchard; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 19 Jul 2014.)

Elijah Henry Clanton

M, #6182, b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891

Parents

FatherDavid Clanton (b. 1800, d. 1850)
MotherMartha Mary Burnett (b. 1803, d. after 16 August 1870)

Family: Effie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

SonCornelius Wilson Clanton+ (b. 4 October 1870, d. 16 February 1933)
SonJohn Henry Clanton (b. about 1872)
DaughterAnna Elizabeth Clanton (b. 4 May 1874, d. before 1880)
DaughterMary Jane Clanton+ (b. August 1875, d. 1960)
SonDavid George Washington Clanton+ (b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 January 1940)
SonJames Richard Clanton+ (b. 9 March 1880, d. 17 March 1950)
DaughterJulia A. L. Clanton (b. 13 February 1883, d. 2 October 1937)
DaughterMattie May Clanton+ (b. 26 May 1884, d. 17 February 1968)
Elijah Henry Clanton

Biography

Elijah Henry Clanton was born on 10 May 1832 in Kershaw, South Carolina, United States. He died on 10 May 1891 at age 59 in Tyro, Tate, Mississippi, United States.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
Elijah Henry Clanton and Effie C. Steward27 December 1869Marshall County, Mississippi, United States

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
11 October 1850Marshall County, Mississippi, United States1
11 August 1860Marshall County, Mississippi, United States2
16 August 1870Marshall County, Mississippi, United States3
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
Last Edited20 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S1841] 1850 US Federal Census, population schedule,Southern Division, p. p. 27, dwelling/family 413/413, Martha Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 18 Dec 2016.)
  2. [S1850] 1860 US Census, population schedule, p. p. 54, dwelling/family 393/410, Mrs. M.M. Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 12 Dec 2016.)
  3. [S1851] 1870 US Census, population schedule,Township 6, Range 5, p. p. 71., dwelling/family 534/561, E. H. Flanton[Clanton]; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 9 Dec 2016.)
  4. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

David George Washington Clanton

M, #6183, b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 January 1940

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Family: Beatrice Belcher (b. 22 August 1887, d. 29 August 1913)

SonBenjamin Tillman Clanton (b. 8 November 1907, d. 22 November 1989)
DaughterAlice Maud Clanton (b. February 1910)
SonGeorge Wesley Clanton (b. 14 February 1913, d. 29 November 1972)
George W. Clanton

Biography

David George Washington Clanton was born on 29 August 1877 in Tyro, Tate, Mississippi, United States. He died on 19 January 1940 at age 62 in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesG+. He was buried at Cathey CemeteryG+, in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States.1
David George Washington Clanton completed on 12 September 1918 in Senatobia, Tate, Mississippi, United States.2

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
David George Washington Clanton and Beatrice Belcher21 October 1906Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States3

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
30 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
20 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG6
14 February 1920Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG7
12 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG8
Last Edited21 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 33. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S1761] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 20 Dec 2016), George W. Clanton; citing ; A-1808, p. 581
  3. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: 04 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 429. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  4. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  6. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  7. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  8. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Mary Jane Clanton

F, #6184, b. August 1875, d. 1960

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Family: John W. Smart (b. 2 February 1855, d. 19 December 1930)

SonJoe B. Smart (b. about 1908)
DaughterWinnie L. Smart (b. about 1909, d. before January 1920)
SonWalter Smart (b. about 1910)
SonWallace R. Smart (b. about 1914)
DaughterBertie M. Smart (b. about 1915)
DaughterRosie Viola Smart (b. about 1917)
DaughterLilly M. Smart (b. about 1921)
Tombstone-Mary Jane Clanton Smart

Biography

Mary Jane Clanton was born in August 1875 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. She died in 1960 at age ~85 in Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1 She was buried at Mt. Zion Baptist Church CemeteryG+, in Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1
Mary Jane Clanton was also known as Mary J. Smart.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
John W. Smart and Mary Jane Clanton15 April 1906Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
30 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
16 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
8 June 1920Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG6
8 April 1930Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG7
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 18. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Brides: 04 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 379. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  3. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  4. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  6. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  7. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

James Richard Clanton

M, #6185, b. 9 March 1880, d. 17 March 1950

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Family 1: Bessie H. Smart (b. 13 April 1879, d. 15 October 1914)

DaughterZelma Clanton (b. about 1906)
DaughterEffie May Clanton+ (b. 30 December 1906)
SonJames Richard Clanton, Junior (b. about 1909)
SonJohn H. Clanton (b. about 1914)

Family 2: Martha R. ("Mattie") Burford (b. 16 January 1884, d. 10 February 1954)

DaughterPattie Clanton (b. about 1921)
SonHershel T. Clanton (b. about 1922)
SonMilton Harvey Clanton (b. about 1924)
SonHoward Richard Clanton (b. 20 May 1927, d. 1 June 1936)
JR Clanton & Mattie Buford

Biography

James Richard Clanton was born on 9 March 1880 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. He died on 17 March 1950 at age 70 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. He was buried at Greenleaf CemeteryG+, in Coldwater, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1
James Richard Clanton completed on 12 September 1918 in Senatobia, Tate, Mississippi, United States.2

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
James Richard Clanton and Bessie H. Smart15 December 1904Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
He and Martha R. ("Mattie") Burford26 February 1919Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
30 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG6
16 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG7
5 January 1920Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG8
8 April 1930Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG9
2 May 1940Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG10
Last Edited21 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 3. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S1761] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 20 Dec 2016), James R. Clanton; citing ; A-1852, p. 582
  3. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: 4 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 266. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  4. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, Tate Marriages II, Grooms: 29 December 1915--31 December 1922. Original: Bond Book 11, p. 232.
  5. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  6. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  7. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  8. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  9. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  10. [S1856] 1940 US Federal Census, population schedule,Township 4,Beat 5, enumeration district 69-15, p. p. 2B., dwelling/family 37, John[James R] Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 19 Dec 2016.)

Julia A. L. Clanton

F, #6186, b. 13 February 1883, d. 2 October 1937

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Biography

Julia A. L. Clanton was born on 13 February 1883 in Tyro, Tate, Mississippi, United States. She died on 2 October 1937 at age 54 in MississippiG.

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
30 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG1
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Beatrice Belcher

F, #6187, b. 22 August 1887, d. 29 August 1913

Family: David George Washington Clanton (b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 January 1940)

SonBenjamin Tillman Clanton (b. 8 November 1907, d. 22 November 1989)
DaughterAlice Maud Clanton (b. February 1910)
SonGeorge Wesley Clanton (b. 14 February 1913, d. 29 November 1972)
Beatrice Belcher Clanton

Biography

Beatrice Belcher was born on 22 August 1887 in Desoto, Mississippi, United States. She died on 29 August 1913 at age 26 in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States. She was buried at Cathey CemeteryG+, in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States.1
Beatrice Belcher was also known as Beatrice Clanton.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
David George Washington Clanton and Beatrice Belcher21 October 1906Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States2

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
20 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 33. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: 04 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 429. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  3. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

George Wesley Clanton

M, #6188, b. 14 February 1913, d. 29 November 1972

Parents

FatherDavid George Washington Clanton (b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 January 1940)
MotherBeatrice Belcher (b. 22 August 1887, d. 29 August 1913)

Biography

George Wesley Clanton was born on 14 February 1913 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1 He died on 29 November 1972 at age 59 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1 He was buried at Cathey Cemetery+ in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.11,1
George Wesley Clanton had person sources.1

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
14 February 1920Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2
12 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 34. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  3. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Benjamin Tillman Clanton

M, #6189, b. 8 November 1907, d. 22 November 1989

Parents

FatherDavid George Washington Clanton (b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 January 1940)
MotherBeatrice Belcher (b. 22 August 1887, d. 29 August 1913)
Benjamin Tillman Clanton

Biography

Benjamin Tillman Clanton was born on 8 November 1907 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. He died on 22 November 1989 at age 82 in Contra Costa, California, United States. He was buried at Vacaville-Elmira CemeteryG+, in Vacaville, Solano, California, United States+.1

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
20 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2
14 February 1920Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
12 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S1809] Ron, Compiler, Gedsite Cemeteries: Media Links to Source, new edition (link, 6 Feb 2017, RootsMagic & Gedsite, Software Land) p. 10, Vacaville
  2. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  3. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  4. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Alice Maud Clanton

F, #6190, b. February 1910

Parents

FatherDavid George Washington Clanton (b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 January 1940)
MotherBeatrice Belcher (b. 22 August 1887, d. 29 August 1913)

Biography

Alice Maud Clanton was born in February 1910 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.
Alice Maud Clanton was also known as Alice Maud Williams.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
Wesley Williams and Alice Maud Clanton27 November 1926Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG1

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
20 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2
14 February 1920Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
11 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Brides: 02 January 1923--31 December 1930. Original: Bond Book 12, p. 219. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  2. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  3. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  4. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

John W. Smart

M, #6191, b. 2 February 1855, d. 19 December 1930

Family 1: Elizabeth Muse

DaughterBettie Smart (b. April 1879)
SonJim W. Smart (b. April 1882)
SonLevi Smart (b. March 1885)
SonCharles W. Smart+ (b. 16 February 1888, d. 5 August 1961)
SonThomas C. Smart (b. May 1889)
SonT. E. Smart (b. about 1891)

Family 2: Mary Jane Clanton (b. August 1875, d. 1960)

SonJoe B. Smart (b. about 1908)
DaughterWinnie L. Smart (b. about 1909, d. before January 1920)
SonWalter Smart (b. about 1910)
SonWallace R. Smart (b. about 1914)
DaughterBertie M. Smart (b. about 1915)
DaughterRosie Viola Smart (b. about 1917)
DaughterLilly M. Smart (b. about 1921)

Biography

John W. Smart was born on 2 February 1855 in MississippiG. He died on 19 December 1930 at age 75 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. He was buried at Cathey Cemetery+ in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
John W. Smart and Elizabeth Muse6 April 1878Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2
He and Mary Jane Clanton15 April 1906Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
6 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
16 April 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
8 June 1920Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG6
8 April 1930Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG7
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 34. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S296] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, I Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: Book I--4 June 1873--6 August 1878. Original: Bond Book 1, p. 484. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages I.
  3. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Brides: 04 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 379. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  4. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  6. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  7. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

William Montgomery ("Willie") Geeslin

M, #6192, b. 2 February 1890, d. 6 December 1945

Parents

FatherGeorge W. Geeslin (b. 17 September 1868, d. 7 August 1955)
MotherZula Izora Watkins (b. 22 June 1872, d. 25 January 1965)

Family: Mattie May Clanton (b. 26 May 1884, d. 17 February 1968)

DaughterEffie May Geeslin+ (b. 5 July 1908, d. 2 January 1989)
DaughterBerma Lee Geeslin (b. 23 November 1911)
DaughterWillie Mae Geeslin+ (b. 6 February 1917, d. 1 November 2009)
DaughterChristine Gladys Geeslin+ (b. 8 December 1918, d. 14 October 1998)
SonRoger E. ("Red") Geeslin (b. 12 April 1920, d. 5 November 2007)
DaughterBetty Jean Meeks+ (b. 21 June 1925, d. 28 January 2011)
Death Certificate-William M Geeslin

Biography

William Montgomery ("Willie") Geeslin was born on 2 February 1890 in MississippiG. He and Mattie May Clanton were divorced in 1926 in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesG+. He died on 6 December 1945 at age 55 at Oakville Sanatorium in Oakville, Shelby, TennesseeG. He was buried at Mt. Zion Baptist Church CemeteryG+, in Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1,2

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
William Montgomery ("Willie") Geeslin and Mattie May Clanton5 September 1907Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
12 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
2 May 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 17. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S1809] Ron, Compiler, Gedsite Cemeteries: Media Links to Source, new edition (link, 6 Feb 2017, RootsMagic & Gedsite, Software Land) p. 7, Mt. Zion-Independence_Tate
  3. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Brides: 04 January 1901--20 June 1908. Original: Bond Book 9, p. 508. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  4. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Wesley Williams

M, #6193, b. about 1905

Biography

Wesley Williams was born about 1905 in MississippiG.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
Wesley Williams and Alice Maud Clanton27 November 1926Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG1

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
11 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Brides: 02 January 1923--31 December 1930. Original: Bond Book 12, p. 219. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  2. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

David Clanton

M, #6194, b. 1800, d. 1850

Family: Martha Mary Burnett (b. 1803, d. after 16 August 1870)

SonElijah Henry Clanton+ (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
DaughterAnna Catherine Clanton (b. about 1834, d. 1870)
DaughterAmelia Julia Clanton (b. about 1835, d. 5 June 1891)

Biography

David Clanton was born in 1800 in Kershaw, South Carolina, United States. He died in 1850 at age ~50 in Madison, Mississippi, United States.
David Clanton and Martha Mary Burnett appeared in the census on 17 June 1830 in Lancaster, South Carolina, United States.1
Last Edited27 January 2017

Citations

  1. [S1848] 1830 US Census, population schedule, p. p. 67, David Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 12 Oct 2015.)

Amelia Julia Clanton

F, #6195, b. about 1835, d. 5 June 1891

Parents

FatherDavid Clanton (b. 1800, d. 1850)
MotherMartha Mary Burnett (b. 1803, d. after 16 August 1870)

Biography

Amelia Julia Clanton was born about 1835 in Union, South Carolina, United States. She died on 5 June 1891 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
11 October 1850Marshall County, Mississippi, United States1
11 August 1860Marshall County, Mississippi, United States2
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S1841] 1850 US Federal Census, population schedule,Southern Division, p. p. 27, dwelling/family 413/413, Martha Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 18 Dec 2016.)
  2. [S1850] 1860 US Census, population schedule, p. p. 54, dwelling/family 393/410, Mrs. M.M. Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 12 Dec 2016.)
  3. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

John Henry Clanton

M, #6196, b. about 1872

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Biography

John Henry Clanton was born about 1872 in DeSoto, MississippiG.

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG1
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Martha R. ("Mattie") Burford

F, #6197, b. 16 January 1884, d. 10 February 1954

Family: James Richard Clanton (b. 9 March 1880, d. 17 March 1950)

DaughterPattie Clanton (b. about 1921)
SonHershel T. Clanton (b. about 1922)
SonMilton Harvey Clanton (b. about 1924)
SonHoward Richard Clanton (b. 20 May 1927, d. 1 June 1936)
JR Clanton & Mattie Buford

Biography

Martha R. ("Mattie") Burford was born on 16 January 1884 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. She died on 10 February 1954 at age 70 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. She was buried at Greenleaf CemeteryG+, in Coldwater, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1
Martha R. ("Mattie") Burford was also known as Mattie Clanton.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
James Richard Clanton and Martha R. ("Mattie") Burford26 February 1919Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
5 January 1920Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
8 April 1930Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
2 May 1940Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p.3. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S297] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, II Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: 29 December 1915--31 December 1922. Original: Bond Book 11, p. 232. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages II.
  3. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  4. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1856] 1940 US Federal Census, population schedule,Township 4,Beat 5, enumeration district 69-15, p. p. 2B., dwelling/family 37, John[James R] Clanton; digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed 19 Dec 2016.)

Howard Richard Clanton

M, #6198, b. 20 May 1927, d. 1 June 1936

Parents

FatherJames Richard Clanton (b. 9 March 1880, d. 17 March 1950)
MotherMartha R. ("Mattie") Burford (b. 16 January 1884, d. 10 February 1954)

Biography

Howard Richard Clanton was born on 20 May 1927 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. He died on 1 June 1936 at age 9 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. He was buried at Greenleaf Cemetery+ in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG.1,2

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
8 April 1930Independence, Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
Last Edited29 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 3. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S1809] Ron, Compiler, Gedsite Cemeteries: Media Links to Source, new edition (link, 6 Feb 2017, RootsMagic & Gedsite, Software Land) p. 7, Greenleaf
  3. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Cornelius Wilson Clanton

M, #6199, b. 4 October 1870, d. 16 February 1933

Parents

FatherElijah Henry Clanton (b. 10 May 1832, d. 10 May 1891)
MotherEffie C. Steward (b. about 1852, d. about 1887)

Family: Ellen Catharine Ward (b. 30 August 1873, d. 10 March 1953)

SonWilliam H. Clanton+ (b. 10 October 1896, d. 27 August 1971)
SonDavid Clanton+ (b. about 1902)
DaughterAnnie May Clanton+ (b. about 1906)
DaughterHassie L. Clanton+ (b. February 1910)
SonJames T. Clanton (b. about 1912)
Tombstone-Cornelius W. Clanton

Biography

Cornelius Wilson Clanton was born on 4 October 1870 in DeSoto, MississippiG. He died on 16 February 1933 at age 62 in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States. He was buried at Cathey CemeteryG+, in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States.1,2

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
Cornelius Wilson Clanton and Ellen Catharine Ward19 November 1893Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
7 June 1880Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
25 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
30 June 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG6
14 February 1920Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG7
11 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG8
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p.34. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S1809] Ron, Compiler, Gedsite Cemeteries: Media Links to Source, new edition (link, 6 Feb 2017, RootsMagic & Gedsite, Software Land) p. 7, Cathey
  3. [S296] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, I Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: Book V--31 October 1889--31 December 1893. Original: Bond Book 5, p. 359. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages I.
  4. [S1839] 1880 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  6. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  7. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  8. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)

Ellen Catharine Ward

F, #6200, b. 30 August 1873, d. 10 March 1953

Family: Cornelius Wilson Clanton (b. 4 October 1870, d. 16 February 1933)

SonWilliam H. Clanton+ (b. 10 October 1896, d. 27 August 1971)
SonDavid Clanton+ (b. about 1902)
DaughterAnnie May Clanton+ (b. about 1906)
DaughterHassie L. Clanton+ (b. February 1910)
SonJames T. Clanton (b. about 1912)
Tombstone-Ellen C. Ward Clanton

Biography

Ellen Catharine Ward was born on 30 August 1873 in Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG. She died on 10 March 1953 at age 79 in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States. She was buried at Cathey CemeteryG+, in Wyatte, Tate, Mississippi, United States.1
Ellen Catharine Ward was also known as Ellen Catharine Clanton.

Marriage(s)

NameDatePlace
Cornelius Wilson Clanton and Ellen Catharine Ward19 November 1893Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG2

U. S. Census Records

DatePlace
25 June 1900Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG3
30 June 1910Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG4
14 February 1920Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG5
11 April 1930Tate, Mississippi, United StatesG6
Last Edited19 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S298] Mrs. Janice Barnett Craft, compiler, Footprints In Time: Thombstone Inscriptions in Tate County, Mississippi Self Publication, 1985), p. 34. Hereinafter cited as Tate Tombstone Inscriptions.
  2. [S296] Tate County Genealogical and Historical Society, I Tate County, Mississippi White Marriages, P.O. Box 974, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668: TCG&HS,1990, Grooms: Book V--31 October 1889--31 December 1893. Original: Bond Book 5, p. 359. Hereinafter cited as Tate Marriages I.
  3. [S1852] 1900 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  4. [S1853] 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  5. [S1854] 1920 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)
  6. [S1855] 1930 US Federal Census, population schedule, digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com : accessed.)