Horace Graham Blanchard

M, ID# 16506, b. 24 November 1912, d. 30 April 1993

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 30 Sep 2012

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming James Montgomery Blanchard as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Pearl Thornton as his mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Horace Graham Blanchard, memorial no. 44203339, viewed on 30 Sep 2012.

Mary Jane Fulton

F, ID# 16508, b. 13 June 1877, d. 5 January 1958
  • Note*: One source gives 5 Jun 1958 as her death date.3
  • Last Edited: 7 Feb 2004

Family: William Rucker Fortson b. 4 Jan 1870, d. 8 Jan 1947

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 709 (naming John Calvin Fulton as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 709 (naming Martha Worthington as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 709.
  4. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 150 (stating that she was born in 1877 and not naming the place).
  5. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 150.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 709 (naming Mary Jane Fulton as his mother).

Mary Arena ('Mollie') Gaines

F, ID# 16510, b. 6 July 1866, d. 9 January 1938
  • Other Names*: Mary Arena Gaines Fortson, Mary Arena Fortson, Mary Fortson, Mollie Arena Gaines Fortson, Mollie Arena Fortson, Mollie Gaines Fortson, Mollie Fortson.
  • Last Edited: 31 May 2016

Family: Jesse White Fortson Jr. b. 26 Aug 1862, d. 28 Oct 1947

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Francis Gaines as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Margaret Maley as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  4. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670 (giving the year but not the month or day).
  5. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670 (not giving the date).
  6. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Jesse White Fortson, memorial no. 29195877, viewed on 30 Sep 2012.
  7. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Mary Arena Gaines Fortson, memorial no. 29195891, viewed on 30 Sep 2012.
  8. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670.
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as his mother).
  10. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  11. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670 (naming Mary Arena Gaines as her mother).
  12. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 695 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  13. [S691] Brenda Hawkins, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 8 Nov 2001, Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Memorial no. 44202930, viewed on 31 May 2016 (naming Mary Arena Gaines Fortson as her mother).
  14. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as his mother), 704 (naming Mary Arena Gaines as his mother).
  15. [S929] Early Cemeteries and Gravestones Elbert County, Georgia (Elberton, Ga.: Elbert County Hist. Soc'y, 1874), p. 62 (stating that she was the twin sister of Mattie M. Fortson Oglesby).

Francis Gaines

M, ID# 16511, b. 1842, d. 1902
  • Last Edited: 15 Feb 2004

Family: Margaret Maley b. 1846, d. 1898

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming George Gaines as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Polly Craft as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 232, 692.
  4. [S929] Early Cemeteries and Gravestones Elbert County, Georgia (Elberton, Ga.: Elbert County Hist. Soc'y, 1874), p. 63.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 232.
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Francis Gaines as her father).
  8. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 232 (naming Francis Gaines as her father).
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 733 (naming Francis Gaines as her father and attributing information to James Fred Vickery, Sr., Atlanta, Ga., and Joseph Lester Vickery, Miami, Fla.).

Margaret Maley

F, ID# 16512, b. 1846, d. 1898
  • Last Edited: 9 Nov 2003

Family: Francis Gaines b. 1842, d. 1902

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Sidney Maley as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Arena Deadwyler as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 232, 692.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 232.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Margaret Maley as her mother).
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 232 (naming Margaret Maley as her mother).
  8. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 733 (naming Margaret Maley as her mother and attributing information to James Fred Vickery, Sr., Atlanta, Ga., and Joseph Lester Vickery, Miami, Fla.).

George Gaines

M, ID# 16513, b. 25 October 1802, d. 5 October 1865
  • Last Edited: 15 Feb 2004

Family: Polly Craft b. 1805, d. 1880

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 692, 733 (giving the year but not the month and day).
  2. [S929] Early Cemeteries and Gravestones Elbert County, Georgia (Elberton, Ga.: Elbert County Hist. Soc'y, 1874), p. 63.
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming George Gaines as his father).

Polly Craft

F, ID# 16514, b. 1805, d. 1880
  • Birth*: She was born in 1805.1
  • Marriage*: She married George Gaines on 7 January 1823.1
  • Death*: She died in 1880.2
  • Last Edited: 21 Jun 2003

Family: George Gaines b. 25 Oct 1802, d. 5 Oct 1865

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692.
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 733.
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Polly Craft as his mother).

Sidney Maley

M, ID# 16515, b. 1805, d. 1891
  • Birth*: He was born in 1805.1
  • Marriage*: He married Arena Deadwyler on 26 November 1835.2
  • Death*: He died in 1891.3
  • Last Edited: 21 Jun 2003

Family: Arena Deadwyler b. 1810, d. 1887

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 692,733.
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 733.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Sidney Maley as her father).

Arena Deadwyler

F, ID# 16516, b. 1810, d. 1887
  • Birth*: She was born in 1810.1
  • Marriage*: She married Sidney Maley on 26 November 1835.2
  • Death*: She died in 1887.1
  • Last Edited: 21 Jun 2003

Family: Sidney Maley b. 1805, d. 1891

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 692, 733.
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Arena Deadwyler as her mother).

Francis Stephen ('Frank') Fortson

M, ID# 16517, b. 21 April 1887, d. 5 January 1967
  • Other Names*: Francis Fortson, Frank Stephen Fortson, Frank Fortson.5
  • Note*: • He and his wife were second cousins. He was a Kiwanian, a Baptist, and (in 1958) an official of Granite City Bank in Elberton, Georgia; was prominent in business, civic, and church affairs, and was "loved and respected by all who know him."
    • A family history gives both 2 Apr 1887 and 21 Apr 1887 as his birthdate.10,11

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 21 May 2016

Family: Ethel Wilkinson b. 28 Feb 1892, d. 26 Dec 1970

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  4. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669.
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Frank Stephen Fortson, memorial no. 44204669, viewed on 30 Sep 2012.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 702 (giving the date but not the place).
  7. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669 (not giving the date or place).
  8. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 693.
  10. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 702 (first bullet).
  11. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 693 (giving 21 Apr 1887 as his birthdate) (second bullet); p. 702 (giving 2 Apr 1887 as his birthdate) (second bullet).
  12. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 693 (naming Francis Stephen Fortson as her father).
  13. [S1246] Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton, Ga., online http://tinyurl.com/8e7on2n, ca. 3 Sep 2011, viewed 1 Oct 2012 (obituary of Josephine Fortson Oglesby) (naming Frank Steven [sic] Fortson as her father).

Lillian Elizabeth Fortson

F, ID# 16518, b. 26 December 1888, d. 3 July 1975
  • Other Names*: Lillian Fortson.
  • Note*: She and her husband were first cousins, once removed.7
  • Last Edited: 23 May 2016

Family: Delancy Lat Fortson b. 27 Dec 1885, d. 16 Dec 1968

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as her father).
  2. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670 (naming Jesse White Fortson as her father).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  4. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670 (naming Mary Arena Gaines as her mother).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 694.
  6. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670.
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 694.
  8. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), pp. 669 (spelling his name as DeLaney, stating that he was the husband of Lillian Fortson, but not giving the date), 670 (spelling his name as Delaney, stating that she was his wife, but not giving the date).
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 694 (naming Lillian Elizabeth Fortson as his mother).

Sophia Alice Fortson

F, ID# 16519, b. 14 October 1890, d. 15 September 1964
  • Other Names*: Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Sophia Fortson Almond, Sophia Alice Almond, Sophia Almond.

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 5 Jun 2016

Family: George Milton Almond b. 5 Aug 1887, d. 14 Jun 1922

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 692, 695 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as her father).
  2. [S691] Brenda Hawkins, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 8 Nov 2001, Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Memorial no. 44202930, viewed on 31 May 2016 (naming Jesse White Fortson as her father).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 695 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  4. [S691] Brenda Hawkins, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 8 Nov 2001, Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Memorial no. 44202930, viewed on 31 May 2016 (naming Mary Arena Gaines Fortson as her mother).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 695 (giving the date but not the place).
  6. [S691] Brenda Hawkins, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 8 Nov 2001, Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Memorial no. 44202930, viewed on 31 May 2016.
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 695.
  8. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Memorial no. 44202930, viewed on 31 May 2016.
  9. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for George Milton Almond, Memorial no. 44202939, viewed on 31 May 2016.
  10. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 695 (naming Sophia Alice Fortson as her mother).
  11. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 695 (naming Sophia Alice Fortson as his mother).

Jasper Louise Fortson

F, ID# 16520, b. 14 April 1893
  • Birth*: She was born on 14 April 1893.3
  • Marriage*: She married Thomas Early Almond on 21 December 1910.4
  • Other Names*: Jasper Fortson, Jasper Louise Fortson Almond, Jasper Lou Fortson Almond, Jasper Fortson Almond, Jasper Louise Almond, Jasper Lou Almond, Jasper Almond.
  • Last Edited: 10 Apr 2017

Family: Thomas Early Almond b. 5 Apr 1886, d. Jan 1965

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 696.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Jasper Louise Fortson as his mother).
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Jasper Louise Fortson as her mother).

Jessie Muzette Fortson

F, ID# 16521, b. 20 October 1894, d. May 1981
  • Birth*: She was born on 20 October 1894.3,4
  • Marriage*: She married John Gordon Moore on 26 April 1916.5
  • Death*: She died in May 1981 at age 86.6
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2003

Family: John Gordon Moore b. 3 Mar 1884, d. Aug 1970

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 696.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (giving her name as Musette).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696.
  6. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (giving her name as Musette Moore; stating that she died in May 1981; not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Haddock, Ga. when she died).

Jefferson Hood Fortson

M, ID# 16522, b. 20 February 1896, d. 28 May 1992
  • Note*: They lived in Elberton, Georgia.6
  • Last Edited: 7 Feb 2004

Family: Minnie Lou Maxwell b. 5 Sep 1904, d. 30 Mar 1990

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 696.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.
  5. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696.
  7. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), pp. 669, 670 (not giving the date).
  8. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that he died on 28 May 1992; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Elberton, Ga. when he died and that last benefits were sent to an address in Elberton, Ga.).
  9. [S931] Ann Clark Holloman, comp, Elbert County, Georgia Death Records 1875-1876 and 1919-1995 (Albany, Ga.: Ann Clark Holloman, 1997), p. 56, certificate no. 15147.
  10. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669 (giving the date but not the place).

Boardman Martin Fortson

M, ID# 16523, b. 15 August 1901, d. 12 May 1952
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2007

Family: Carrie Henrietta Wilkinson b. 17 Mar 1902, d. 29 Dec 1986

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 692, 704-05 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as his mother), 704 (naming Mary Arena Gaines as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 696, 704.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 696 (giving the date and naming the place), 704 (giving the date but not naming the place).
  5. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 696, 704.
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696.
  8. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Boardman Martin Fortson as his father).

Mattie Mary Fortson

F, ID# 16524, b. 1 July 1905, d. 1 November 2001
  • Birth*: She was born on 1 July 1905.3,4
  • Marriage*: She married Hoke Cecil Oglesby on 9 December 1925.5
  • Death*: She died on 1 November 2001 at age 96.6
  • Note*: They lived in Elbert County, Georgia.5
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2003

Family: Hoke Cecil Oglesby b. 10 Sep 1905, d. 21 Dec 1991

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692, 697.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 697.
  6. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that she died on 1 Nov 2001; not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Elberton, Ga. when she died).

Mealie Maley Fortson

F, ID# 16525, b. 1 July 1905, d. 2 July 1905
  • Last Edited: 15 Feb 2004

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 692 (naming Jesse White Fortson, Jr. as her father).
  2. [S929] Early Cemeteries and Gravestones Elbert County, Georgia (Elberton, Ga.: Elbert County Hist. Soc'y, 1874), p. 62 (stating that she was the twin sister of Mattie M. Fortson Oglesby).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692 (naming Mary ['Mollie'] Arena Gaines as her mother).
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 692.
  5. [S929] Early Cemeteries and Gravestones Elbert County, Georgia (Elberton, Ga.: Elbert County Hist. Soc'y, 1874), p. 62.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 692-93.

George Milton Almond

M, ID# 16526, b. 5 August 1887, d. 14 June 1922
  • Other Names*: George Almond.
  • Note*: A family history gives 14 Jun 1922 as the date of his death, but his Find A Grave memorial says he died on 14 Jun 1921.5,2

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 5 Jun 2016

Family: Sophia Alice Fortson b. 14 Oct 1890, d. 15 Sep 1964

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 695.
  2. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for George Almond, Memorial no. 44202939, viewed on 31 May 2016.
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Sophia Alice Fortson Almond, Memorial no. 44202930, viewed on 31 May 2016.
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for George Milton Almond, Memorial no. 44202939, viewed on 31 May 2016.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 695 (giving 14 Jun 1922 as his death date).
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 695 (naming George Milton Almond as her father).
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 695 (naming George Milton Almond as his father).

Thomas Early Almond

M, ID# 16527, b. 5 April 1886, d. January 1965
  • Other Names*: Thomas Almond.
  • Last Edited: 10 Apr 2017

Family: Jasper Louise Fortson b. 14 Apr 1893

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 696.
  2. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.
  3. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that he died in Jan 1965; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Georgia when he died).
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Thomas Early Almond as his father).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Thomas Early Almond as her father).

John Gordon Moore

M, ID# 16528, b. 3 March 1884, d. August 1970
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2003

Family: Jessie Muzette Fortson b. 20 Oct 1894, d. May 1981

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 696.
  2. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.
  3. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that he died in Aug 1970; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Haddock, Ga. when he died).

Minnie Lou Maxwell

F, ID# 16529, b. 5 September 1904, d. 30 March 1990
  • Last Edited: 13 Feb 2004

Family: Jefferson Hood Fortson b. 20 Feb 1896, d. 28 May 1992

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 696.
  2. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.
  3. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670.
  4. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), pp. 669, 670 (not giving the date).
  5. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that she died on 30 May 1990; not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Elberton, Ga. when she died).
  6. [S931] Ann Clark Holloman, comp, Elbert County, Georgia Death Records 1875-1876 and 1919-1995 (Albany, Ga.: Ann Clark Holloman, 1997), p. 56, certificate no. 14652.
  7. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 670 (giving the date but not the place).

Carrie Henrietta Wilkinson

F, ID# 16530, b. 17 March 1902, d. 29 December 1986

Carrie W. Fortson's tombstone, Huntsville Memory Gardens, Huntsville, Ala., from findagrave.com, by ryoungal.
  • Note*: She and her husband were second cousins. They were Baptists.10
  • Last Edited: 26 Jun 2011

Family: Boardman Martin Fortson b. 15 Aug 1901, d. 12 May 1952

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 696 (naming John J. Wilkinson as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as her mother).
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 696 (giving the date and naming the place), 704 (giving the date but not naming the place).
  5. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (giving only the date and not naming the place).
  6. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Carrie W. Fortson, memorial no. 69271223 (giving the date but no other information).
  7. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  8. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that she died Dec 1986; not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Huntsville, Ala. when she died).
  9. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Carrie W. Fortson, memorial no. 69271223.
  10. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696.
  11. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Carrie Henrietta Wilkinson as his mother).

John Joe Wilkinson

M, ID# 16531, b. 20 May 1861, d. 7 January 1923
  • Note*: He was from Tignall, Georgia.1
  • Last Edited: 30 Sep 2012

Family: Sallie Lane Fortson b. 11 Apr 1865, d. 29 Jan 1941

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 698.
  2. [S1125] Fishing Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., Ga., online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/cemeteries/fishingcreek.shtml, viewed on 1 Jan 2007.
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (giving the date but not the place).
  4. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  5. [S1125] Fishing Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., Ga., online, above, viewed on 1 Jan 2007 (not giving the date or place).
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father), 699 (naming John J. Wilkinson as her father).
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as his father).
  8. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father).
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 693, 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father).
  10. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming John J. Wilkinson as her father).
  11. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698-99 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father).

Joseph White Fortson

M, ID# 16532, b. 1 March 1922, d. 1 March 1995
  • Birth*: He was born on 1 March 1922.3,4
  • Death*: He died on 1 March 1995 at age 73.5
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2003

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 696 (naming Boardman Martin Fortson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696 (naming Carrie Henrietta Wilkinson as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 696.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.
  5. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003 (stating that he died on 1 Mar 1995; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in South Bend, Ind. when he died).

Howard Hoyt Guest

M, ID# 16535, b. 18 September 1923, d. November 1970
  • Birth*: He was born on 18 September 1923.1,2
  • Death*: He died in November 1970 at age 47.2
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2003

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 696.
  2. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.

Hoke Cecil Oglesby

M, ID# 16540, b. 10 September 1905, d. 21 December 1991
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2003

Family: Mattie Mary Fortson b. 1 Jul 1905, d. 1 Nov 2001

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 697.
  2. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 7 Jun 2003.

Mamie Wilkinson

F, ID# 16545, b. 15 October 1882, d. 15 December 1971
  • Note*: One source gives 10 Oct 1882 as her birthdate.5
  • Last Edited: 8 Jun 2003

Family: John Willingham David b. 8 Oct 1882, d. 1 Nov 1955

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father), 699 (naming John J. Wilkinson as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as her mother), 699 (naming Sallie Lou Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 8 Jun 2003 (giving only the date and not naming the place).
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 699 (stating that she was born on 10 Oct 1882 in Tignall, Georgia).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 699.
  6. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 8 Jun 2003 (not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Tignall, Ga. when she died).

Joseph Williams Wilkinson

M, ID# 16546, b. 23 August 1884, d. September 1975
  • Last Edited: 8 Jun 2003

Family: Bina Cochran b. 19 Oct 1896, d. May 1979

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698 (giving only the date and not naming the place), 700.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 8 Jun 2003 (giving only the date and not naming the place).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 700.
  6. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 8 Jun 2003 (not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Clovis, N.M. when he died).
  7. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 700 (naming Joseph Williams Wilkinson as his father).

Lou Belle Wilkinson

F, ID# 16547, b. 14 April 1887, d. 19 October 1968
  • Note*: One source gives 14 Apr 1886 as her birthdate.10
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2007

Family: James Willie Bobo Sr. b. 5 Apr 1886, d. 7 Jun 1953

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698 (giving only the date and not naming the place), 700.
  4. [S1124] Tignall Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., Ga., online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/cemeteries/tignall.shtml, viewed on 31 Dec 2006 (giving the date but not the place).
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 700 (giving the date but not the place).
  6. [S844] Belle Shepherd, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 20 Jun 2003 (not giving the date or place).
  7. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  8. [S1124] Tignall Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., Ga., online, above, viewed on 31 Dec 2006 (not giving the date or place).
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 700.
  10. [S844] Belle Shepherd, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 20 Jun 2003.
  11. [S1124] Tignall Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., Ga., online, above, viewed on 31 Dec 2006.
  12. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 700 (naming Lou Belle Wilkinson as her mother).
  13. [S844] Belle Shepherd, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 20 Jun 2003 (naming Lou Belle Wilkinson as her mother).
  14. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 700 (naming Lou Belle Wilkinson as his mother).
  15. [S844] Belle Shepherd, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 20 Jun 2003 (naming Lou Belle Wilkinson as his mother).

John Fortson Wilkinson

M, ID# 16548, b. 4 August 1889, d. 22 May 1952
  • Birth*: He was born on 4 August 1889.3
  • Marriage*: He married Edna Lunsford on 6 August 1911.4,5
  • Death*: He died on 22 May 1952 at age 62.4
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2007

Family: Edna Lunsford b. 11 Jul 1891, d. 6 May 1949

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698, 702.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 702.
  5. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 702 (naming John Fortson Wilkinson as her father).

Ethel Wilkinson

F, ID# 16549, b. 28 February 1892, d. 26 December 1970
  • Other Names*: Ethel Wilkinson Fortson, Ethel Fortson.
  • Note*: Her Find A Grave memorial gives 26 Dec 1970 as the date of her death, but a family history has 31 Dec 1970 as her death date.12,13
  • Last Edited: 21 May 2016

Family: Francis Stephen ('Frank') Fortson b. 21 Apr 1887, d. 5 Jan 1967

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), pp. 693, 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 693, 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698, 702.
  4. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669.
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Ethel Wilkinson Fortson, memorial no. 44204664, viewed on 30 Sep 2012.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 702 (giving the date but not the place).
  7. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669 (not giving the date or place).
  8. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  9. [S930] Elbert County Cemeteries, Vol. 1 (n.p.: n.pub., 2002), p. 669 (giving the date but not the place).
  10. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Ethel Wilkinson Fortson, memorial no. 44204664, viewed on 30 Sep 2012 (giving the date but not the place).
  11. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 693.
  12. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Ethel Wilkinson Fortson, memorial number 44204664, viewed on 21 May 2016 (giving 26 Dec 1970 as her death date).
  13. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 693 (giving 31 Dec 1970 as her death date).
  14. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 693 (naming Ethel Wilkinson as her mother).
  15. [S1246] Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton, Ga., online http://tinyurl.com/8e7on2n, ca. 3 Sep 2011, viewed 1 Oct 2012 (obituary of Josephine Fortson Oglesby) (naming Ethel Wilkinson as her mother).

Sara Clark Wilkinson

F, ID# 16550, b. 26 September 1894, d. April 1977
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2007

Family: Daniel Jefferson Thornton b. 8 Dec 1886, d. Nov 1971

Citations

  1. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson (1742-1824) and Some of His Descendants—Early Settler of Elbert County, Georgia (Danielsville, Ga.: Heritage Papers, 1973), p. 698 (naming John Joe Wilkinson as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 698 (naming Sallie Lane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 698, 703.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 8 Jun 2003.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 703 (giving the date but not the place).
  6. [S1119] Wilkes County, Ga. marriages, 1792-1925, online http://www.giddeon.com/wilkes/vitals/marriages
  7. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 8 Jun 2003 (not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Harlem, Ga. when she died).