James Stewart Fortson

M, ID# 20852, b. 10 August 1921, d. 17 March 1994
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, James S. Fortson, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (giving the date but not the place).
  5. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, James S. Fortson, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (stating that he died on 17 Mar 1984; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Hull, Ga. when he died).

Dallas Edward Fortson

M, ID# 20855, b. 4 March 1923, d. 19 August 2017
  • Note*: He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. He was a retired insurance agent, a Baptist, and a resident of Danburg, Georgia at the time of his death.6

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

Family: Rachel Kincaid b. 1926, d. 29 Jun 2015

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147.
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Dallas Edd Fortson, memorial no. 89461936, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (citing inscription on grave marker that he was the husband of Rachel Kincaid Fortson).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Rachel Kincaid Fortson, memorial no. 89461940, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (citing inscription on grave marker that she was the wife of Dallas Edd Fortson) (not giving the date but stating that they had been married seventy-two years when she died on 29 Jun 2015).
  6. [S1514] Obituary of Dallas Edward Fortson, 19 Aug 2017, online at http://www.tributes.com/obituary/show/…, viewed on 9 Sep 2018.
  7. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Dallas Edd Fortson, memorial no. 89461936, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (giving the place but not the date).

Rachel Kincaid

F, ID# 20856, b. 1926, d. 29 June 2015
  • Note*: She was a beauty shop oprator for several years. She enjoyed sewing, making dolls, and cooking ("making thebest cornbread and pecan pies around").4

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 9 Sep 2018

Family: Dallas Edward Fortson b. 4 Mar 1923, d. 19 Aug 2017

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. 147.
  2. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Dallas Edd Fortson, memorial no. 89461936, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (citing inscription on grave marker that he was the husband of Rachel Kincaid Fortson).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Rachel Kincaid Fortson, memorial no. 89461940, viewed on 11 Jan 2013 (citing inscription on grave marker that she was the wife of Dallas Edd Fortson) (not giving the date but stating that they had been married seventy-two years when she died on 29 Jun 2015).
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Rachel Kincaid Fortson, memorial no. 89461940, viewed on 9 Sep 2018.

Emris H. Fortson

M, ID# 20857, b. 9 July 1926, d. 16 June 1934

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes a picture of his gravestone, is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Emris H. Fortson, memorial no. 118816440, viewed on 29 Jun 2020.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147.

Glenn F. Fortson

M, ID# 20858, b. 21 June 1928, d. 14 December 2000
  • Note*: He was a retired insurance agent with American General Life Insurance Company and was a member of Hull Baptist Church. In retirement he worked as a funeral assistant with Brown Funeral Home, Danielsville, Georgia.5

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes his obituary and a picture of his gravestone, is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

Family: Lorene Booth b. c 1925, d. 18 Nov 2009

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Glenn F. Fortson, memorial no. 144762870, viewed on 28 Jun 2020 (naming Tom Ed Fortson as his father).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Glenn F. Fortson, memorial no. 144762870, viewed on 28 Jun 2020 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Glenn F. Fortson, memorial no. 144762870, viewed on 28 Jun 2020.

Sheriff Jack Darrell Fortson

M, ID# 20860, b. 27 July 1932, d. 16 June 2020
  • Note*: • He and Harold were twins.
    • He was sheriff of Madison County, Georgia for twenty-four years, retiring in 1996.13

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes his obituary, is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

Family: Marian Virginia Rogers b. 1935, d. 24 Feb 2019

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Jack Darrell Fortson, memorial no. 211461286, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (naming Tom Ed Fortson as his father).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Tom Ed Fortson, memorial no. 160497035, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (naming Tom Ed Fortson as his father).
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Jack Darrell Fortson, memorial no. 211461286, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (naming Lois McConnell Fortson as his mother).
  6. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Lois McConnell Fortson, memorial no. 160497007, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (naming Lois McCnnell Fortson as his mother).
  7. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Jack Darrell Fortson, memorial no. 211461286, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (giving the date but not the place).
  8. [S1681] Obituary for Sheriff Jack Fortson, Athens Banner-Herald, Athens, Ga., 17 Jun 2020, online at https://tinyurl.com/ycdgj7ja, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (giving the date and the place).
  9. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (not giving the date).
  10. [S1681] Obituary for Sheriff Jack Fortson, online, above (giving the date).
  11. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Jack Darrell Fortson, memorial no. 211461286, viewed on 19 Jun 2020.
  12. [S1681] Obituary for Sheriff Jack Fortson, online, above.
  13. [S1681] Obituary for Sheriff Jack Fortson, online, above (second bullet).

Marian Virginia Rogers

F, ID# 20861, b. 1935, d. 24 February 2019
  • Note*: She graduated in 1953 from Oglethorpe County High School and worked for many years in the family store, Rogers Grocery in Arnoldsville. During her husband's terms as sheriff of Madison County, Georgia, she worked in his office as administrative assistant from 1973 to 1996, when they retired.1
  • Last Edited: 19 Jun 2020

Family: Sheriff Jack Darrell Fortson b. 27 Jul 1932, d. 16 Jun 2020

Citations

  1. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Marian Virginia 'Doan' Rogers Fortson, memorial no. 158630705, viewed on 19 Jun 2020.
  2. [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. 147 (not giving the date).
  3. [S1681] Obituary for Sheriff Jack Fortson, Athens Banner-Herald, Athens, Ga., 17 Jun 2020, online at https://tinyurl.com/ycdgj7ja, viewed on 19 Jun 2020 (giving the date).

Joe Harold Fortson

M, ID# 20862, b. 27 July 1932, d. 27 March 1933
  • Note*: He and Darrell were twins.4

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes a picture of his gravestone, is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Joe Harold Fortson, memorial no. 118816398, viewed on 29 Jun 2020.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147.

Hilda Virginia Fortson

F, ID# 20863, b. 29 February 1940, d. 26 November 2014
  • Note*: • She and Hugh were twins.
    • From her obituary: "Mrs. Strickland was a member of the Red Hat Society and she loved gardening, flowers and meeting people. Mrs. Strickland was a homemaker, a loving wife, a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a very involved member of the Milner First United Church."6

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial, which includes her obituary, is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as her father).
  2. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Hilda Virginia Fortson Strickland, memorial no. 211571273, viewed on 29 Jun 2020 (naming Tom Ed Fortson as her father).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as her mother).
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Hilda Virginia Fortson Strickland, memorial no. 211571273, viewed on 29 Jun 2020 (naming Lois Annie McConnell as her mother).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Hilda Virginia Fortson Strickland, memorial no. 211571273, viewed on 29 Jun 2020.
  6. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Hilda Virginia Fortson Strickland, memorial no. 211571273, viewed on 29 Jun 2020 (second bullet).

Hugh Kelly Fortson

M, ID# 20865, b. 29 February 1940, d. 16 May 1941
  • Note*: He and Hilda were twins.

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes a picture of his gravestone, is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2020

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. 147 (naming Thomas Ed Fortson as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147 (naming Lois McConnell as his mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Hugh Kelly Fortson, memorial no. 118816354, viewed on 29 Jun 2020.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 147.

Ben Bryant

M, ID# 20875
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: Martha Jane Fortson b. 20 Feb 1881

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. 156-57 (naming Ben Bryant as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (giving her name as Wreatha Bryant and naming Ben Bryant as her father).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156-57 (naming Ben Bryant as her father).
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, pp. 147, 156 (both naming Ben Bryant as his father).

Ovelia Wreathey Bryant

F, ID# 20876, b. 20 April 1900, d. 28 November 1962

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial, which includes a picture of her grave marker, is here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: William Fort England b. 10 Dec 1891, d. 27 Feb 1969

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. 156 (giving her name as Wreatha Bryant and naming Ben Bryant as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (giving her name as Wreatha Bryant and naming Martha Jane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Ovelia Wreathey England, memorial no. 35729112, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (giving her name as Wreatha Bryant).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for William Fort England, memorial no. 35729068, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  6. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (naming Wreatha Bryant as his mother).
  7. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Herman Leroy England, memorial no. 35728975, viewed on 12 Jan 2012 (naming Ovelia Wreathey England as his mother).

William Fort England

M, ID# 20877, b. 10 December 1891, d. 27 February 1969

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes a picture of his grave marker, is [WEB]:http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35729068;here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: Ovelia Wreathey Bryant b. 20 Apr 1900, d. 28 Nov 1962

Citations

  1. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for William Fort England, memorial no. 35729068, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  2. [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. 156 (giving her name as Wreatha Bryant).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Ovelia Wreathey England, memorial no. 35729112, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (naming William England as his father).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Herman Leroy England, memorial no. 35728975, viewed on 12 Jan 2012 (naming William Fort England as his father).

Herman Leroy England

M, ID# 20878, b. 28 September 1916, d. 1 January 1978

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes a picture of his grave marker, is here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

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. 156 (naming Wreatha Bryant as his mother).
  2. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Herman Leroy England, memorial no. 35728975, viewed on 12 Jan 2012 (naming Ovelia Wreathey England as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (naming William England as his father).
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Herman Leroy England, memorial no. 35728975, viewed on 12 Jan 2012 (naming William Fort England as his father).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Herman Leroy England, memorial no. 35728975, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.

Clauson Fort England

M, ID# 20880, b. 9 June 1924, d. 13 May 1994
  • Note*: His grave marker says that he served in the U.S. Navy in World War II and the Korean War.4

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes pictures of his grave markers, is here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

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. 156 (naming William England as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156 (naming Wreatha Bryant as his mother).
  3. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156.
  4. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Clauson Fort England, memorial no. 64370432, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  5. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, Clauson F. England, viewed on 12 Jan 2013.
  6. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, Clauson F. England, viewed on 12 Jan 2013 (stating that he died on 13 May 1994; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Gadsden, Ala. when he died).

Susie Bryant

F, ID# 20888, b. 15 January 1902, d. 24 January 1979

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: Robert R. Horsley b. 10 Apr 1891, d. 23 Feb 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. 156-57 (naming Ben Bryant as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156-57 (naming Martha Jane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Susie B. Horsley, memorial no. 31307435, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  4. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 157.
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Robert T. Horsley, memorial no. 31307434, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.

Robert R. Horsley

M, ID# 20889, b. 10 April 1891, d. 23 February 1970

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: Susie Bryant b. 15 Jan 1902, d. 24 Jan 1979

Citations

  1. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Robert T. Horsley, memorial no. 31307434, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  2. [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. 157.
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Susie B. Horsley, memorial no. 31307435, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.

David Bryant

M, ID# 20893
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

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. 156-57 (naming Ben Bryant as his father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156-57 (naming Martha Jane Fortson as his mother).

Jessie Belle Bryant

F, ID# 20894, b. 15 March 1907, d. 16 October 1997

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: Grady Hamby b. 5 Feb 1908, d. Oct 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), p. 156-57 (naming Ben Bryant as her father).
  2. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 156-57 (naming Martha Jane Fortson as her mother).
  3. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Jessie Belle Hamby, memorial no. 101409081, viewed on 12 Jan 2012 (giving only the year).
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, Belle Hamby, viewed on 12 Jan 2013.
  5. [S27] John Wright Boyd, A Family History: Lt. Thomas Fortson, etc., above, p. 157.
  6. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Jessie Belle Hamby, memorial no. 101409081, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.
  7. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, Belle Hamby, viewed on 12 Jan 2013 (stating that she died on 16 Oct 1997; not naming the place of death but stating that she lived in Gadsden, Ala. when she died).

Grady Hamby

M, ID# 20895, b. 5 February 1908, d. October 1986

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial is here. Because the Social Security Death Index gives Oct 1986 as his death date, it is probable that the 1980 date on the memorial is incorrect.
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2013

Family: Jessie Belle Bryant b. 15 Mar 1907, d. 16 Oct 1997

Citations

  1. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for Grady Hamby, memorial no. 101409149, viewed on 12 Jan 2012 (giving only the year).
  2. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, Grady Hamby, viewed on 12 Jan 2013.
  3. [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. 157.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, Grady Hamby, viewed on 12 Jan 2013 (stating that he died in Oct 1986; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Gadsden, Ala. when he died).
  5. [S961] Find A Grave, online, above, memorial for Grady Hamby, memorial no. 101409149, viewed on 12 Jan 2012.