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Re: BENJAMIN J. BREWER, SR.
Posted by: James Brewer (ID *****8345) Date: June 05, 2010 at 14:51:52
In Reply to: BENJAMIN J. BREWER, SR. by Jo Vickery of 8988

Martha Victoria KIRBY


First Generation

       1.       Martha Victoria KIRBY "Puss" was born on 3 Oct 1844 in , , Georgia, USA. She died on 13 Dec 1929 in , Franklin, Georgia, USA. She was buried in Mill Shoal Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison , Georgia, USA.

DEATH RECORD
Georgia Deaths, 1919-98
about Martha V. Brewer
Name:        Martha V. Brewer
Death Date:        13 Dec 1929
County of Death:        Franklin
Certificate:        32379-K
Source Citation: Certificate number: 32379-K.
Source Information:
State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-
1998. Georgia, USA: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records,
1998.
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Martha married (1) Benjamin James BREWER on 16 Jul 1877 in , Madison, Georgia, USA. Benjamin was born on 9 Apr 1818 in , Elbert , Georgia, USA. He died on 2 May 1880 in , Madison, Georgia, USA. He was buried in Mill Shoal Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison , Georgia, USA.


Will Madison Co., GA
Page 295 Benjamin J. Brewer 23 Feb 1880 To my wife Martha Victoria,
the tract of land on which I now live containing 184 acres with all the
rights, members and appurtenances thereon belonging, also a tract of
land in said county and the county of Heart containing 71 acres
adjoining Dickerson, Tucker and others, during her natural life or
widowhood, that she may be enabled to live and raise my little children
and also her little daughter Fannie Rebecca, and at her death or
marriage, the lands to be equally divided between my little children,
Georgia Victoria, Benjamin I., Wiley Randle, Susanna, and Amanda
Catherine. The tract of land on which I live to remain subject to a lease
which I have given heretofore to my son Jacob L. on a part of the same.
Also to my wife Martha Victoria, all my household and kitchen furniture,
my farming and other tools, all of my cattle and hogs, my mare, and

what money, notes and accounts I may die possessed of, and other
personal property. The bequests made to my wife are in full of her
dower. The bequests and gifts to my wife shall all be forfeited upon her
marriage or a course of life which would be inconsistent with the
welfare of my children, in which case the said property shall go
immediately to the children above named as tenants in remainder of
said lands provided, notwithstanding that if my wife should forfeit her
claim as above provided, she shall be entitled to her dower, or a child’s
part, except by marriage, in that event she shall not be entitled dower
or a child’s part. To my son Jacob L. and my daughters Sarah Elizabeth
and Nancy Mildred, $5 each. To Fannie Rebecca, one cow & calf, and
featherbed & bedstead. Executors: my wife Martha Victoria Brewer and
my son Jacob L. Brewer. Signed: Benjamin Brewer. Witness: A. C. Daniel,
R. G. Chambers, W. F. Phillips, J. T. Smith. Rec’d 10 Jun 1880.
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CENSUS RECORD
1860 United States Federal Census
about B J Brewer
Name:        B J Brewer
Age in 1860:        41
Birth Year:        abt 1819
Birthplace:        Georgia
Home in 1860:        Elberton, Elbert, Georgia
Gender:        Male
Post Office:        Elberton
Value of real estate:        View image
Household Members:
Name        Age
B J Brewer        41
Mary Brewer        40
C Brewer        19
Martha Brewer        17
Jacob Brewer        15
John Brewer        14
Sarah Brewer        10
Nancy Brewer        7
Milly Brewer        3
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Elberton, Elbert, Georgia; Roll
M653_120; Page: 793; Image: 254; Family History Library Film: 803120.
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CENSUS RECORD
Madison County, Georgia 1870 Federal Census Index, A-C

1870 BREWER BENJAMIN J. 50 64A B660 BB660
1870 BREWER JACOB L. 24 64A B660 JB660
1870 BREWER NANCY N. 15 64A B660 NB660
1870 BREWER MARY L. 13 64A B660 MB660
1870 SALMONS MARTHA V. 26 64A S455 MS455
1870 SALMONS FRANCES R. 03 64A S455 FS455
1870 SALMONS GEORGIA A. 09M 64A S455 GS455

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CENSUS RECORD
1880 Federal Census Mortality Schedule Madison County, GA
COUNTY FAMILY NAME AGE SEX COLOR STATUS BIRTH1 BIRTH2 BIRTH3
PROFESSION DIED DISEASE LENGTH COMMENTS
Madison 2 BREWER, Benjamin 63 M W M GA GA GA MI MAY
Consumption
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CENSUS RECORD
1880 United States Federal Census
about Marthey Brewer
Name:        Marthey Brewer
Home in 1880:        Harison, Madison, Georgia
Age:        36
Estimated birth year:        abt 1844
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of Household:        Self (Head)
Father's birthplace:        Georgia
Mother's birthplace:        Georgia
Neighbors:        View others on page
Occupation:        Keeping House
Marital Status:        Widowed
Race:        White
Gender:        Female
Household Members:
Name        Age
Marthey Brewer        36
Frances Brewer        12
Victorah Brewer        10
Benjiman Brewer        9
William Brewer        6
Vanny Brewer        3
Catherene Brewer        10M
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Harison, Madison, Georgia;

Roll T9_157; Family History Film: 1254157; Page: 68.2000; Enumeration
District: 73; Image: 0139.
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Benjamin and Martha had the following children:

+       2       F       i.       Frances Rebecca SALMANS was born in Feb 1867. She died on 23 Sep 1936.

       3       F       ii.       Georgia Victoria BREWER was born about 1870.
Georgia married Henry C. SCARBOROUGH on 2 Oct 1884 in Madison , Georgia, USA.

       4       M       iii.       Benjamin James BREWER Jr. was born on 6 Jul 1871 in Georgia, USA. He died on 9 Aug 1894 in Georgia, USA. He was buried in Mill Shoal Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison , Georgia, USA.

+       5       M       iv.       Wiley Randle BREWER Sr. .

       6       F       v.       Amanda Catherine BREWER was born about 1879 in Madison , Georgia, USA.
Amanda married James CRYDEN on 24 Dec 1895 in Madison , Georgia, USA.

       7       F       vi.       Susanna C. BREWER was born on 27 Feb 1880 in , Madison , Georgia, USA. She died on 15 Sep 1880 in , Madison , Georgia, USA. She was buried in Mill Shoal Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison , Georgia, USA.


Martha married (2) Hamilton F. SALMONS son of Burwell SALMONS and Amey REED on 8 Jan 1861 in , Elbert, Georgia, USA. Hamilton was born in 1838 in , , Georgia, USA. He died in 1868.

They had the following children:

       8       F       vii.       Nettie SALMONS was born about 1861 in , , Georgia, USA.

       9       M       viii.       Early SALMONS was born in Mar 1863 in , , Georgia, USA. He died in 1902.

+       10       F       ix.       Frances Rebecca SALMANS is printed as #2 on page 5.

       11       F       x.       Georgia Victoria SALMONS was born in 1869 in , Madison, Georgia, USA.





Second Generation

       2.       Frances Rebecca SALMANS "Fannie" (Martha Victoria) was born in Feb 1867 in , Madison, Georgia, USA. She died on 23 Sep 1936 in , Franklin, Georgia, USA. She was related to her parents by adoption. She had other parents.

DEATH RECORD
Georgia Deaths, 1919-98
about Fannie Smith
Name:        Fannie Smith
Death Date:        23 Sep 1936
County of Death:        Franklin
Certificate:        27772
Source Citation: Certificate number: 27772.
Source Information:
State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-
1998. Georgia, USA: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records,
1998.
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Frances married Simeon J. SMITH son of John T. SMITH and Elisabeth O. SCARBOROUGH on 21 Sep 1884 in , Madison , Georgia, USA. Simeon was born about 1863 in , , Georgia, USA. He died in 1922.

CENSUS RECORD
1920 United States Federal Census
about S J Smith
Name:        S J Smith
Home in 1920:        Dainielsville, Madison, Georgia
Age:        56 years
Estimated birth year:        abt 1864
[abt 1865]
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's name:        Fannie
Father's Birth Place:        Georgia
Mother's Birth Place:        Georgia
Marital Status:        Married
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Home owned:        Rent
Able to read:        No
Able to Write:        No
Image:        665

Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:
Name        Age
S J Smith        56
Fannie Smith        53
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Dainielsville, Madison,
Georgia; Roll T625_268; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 81; Image: 665.
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1910 United States Federal Census
about Simeon I Smith
Name:        Simeon I Smith
[Simson T Smith]
Age in 1910:        47
Estimated birth year:        abt 1863
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Father's Birth Place:        Georgia
Mother's Birth Place:        Georgia
Spouse's name:        Fanny M
Home in 1910:        Harrison, Madison, Georgia
Marital Status:        Married
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:
Name        Age
Simeon I Smith        47
Fanny M Smith        43
Lizzie M Cpatthney        24 Chatham
Flavel M Smith        20
Huld Smith        17
Henry F Smith        15
Ellaree Smith        14
Nellie Smith        11
Jody L Chattham        5 Chatham
Harvel M Chattham        3 Chatham
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Harrison, Madison, Georgia;
Roll T624_203; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 98; Image: 325.
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1900 United States Federal Census
about Sim Smith
Name:        Sim Smith

Home in 1900:        Harrison, Madison, Georgia
Age:        37
Birth Date:        Apr 1863
Birthplace:        Georgia
Race:        White
Ethnicity:        American
Gender:        Male
Relationship to Head of House:        Head
Father's Birthplace:        Georgia
Mother's Birthplace:        Georgia
Spouse's name:        Fanny
Marriage Year:        1884
Marital Status:        Married
Years Married:        16
Residence :        Militia Districts 438, 591, Mill, Harrison, Madison, Georgia
Occupation:        View on Image
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:
Name        Age
Sim Smith        37
Fanny Smith        33
Lizzie Smith        14
Carrie Smith        12
Flavord Smith        10
Huldah Smith        8
Lee Smith        6
Elleree Smith        4
Nellie Smith        1
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Harrison, Madison, Georgia;
Roll T623_210; Page: 21B; Enumeration District: 70.
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Simeon and Frances had the following children:

+       12       F       i.       Lizzie M SMITH was born in Aug 1885.

       13       F       ii.       Carrie SMITH was born in Sep 1887 in , Madison, Georgia, USA.

+       14       M       iii.       Flaval Martin SMITH was born on 14 Jul 1889. He died on 13 Apr 1958.

       15       F       iv.       Huldah SMITH "Huldie" was born in Aug 1891 in , Madison, Georgia, USA. She died on 31 Jan 1965 in Royston, Franklin, Georgia, USA.

DEATH NOTICE
Mrs. Hulda Ray_Royston, Ga. - Mrs. Hulda Smith Ray, 72, of
453 Johnson St., died Sunday afternoon at her home._Mrs.

Ray was born in Madison County the daughter of the late
Sim Smith and Fannie King Smith. She was of the Baptist
faith. Her husband, Claude Ray, died several years ago.
_Survivors: daughter, Miss Lois Ray of Royston; son, Hoyt
Ray of Greensboro, N.C.; sister, Mrs. Will Echols of Royston;
brother, Lee Smith of Franklin Springs; grandson, Donald
Ray of Gastonia._Funeral services will be held 2 p. m.
Tuesday at Mill Shoals Baptist Church with the Revs. Hoyt
Dove and Gilbert Standrich officiating. Burial in Rose Hill
cemetery, Royston._Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
_The body is at the residence and will be placed in the
church at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Herring Hall Funeral Home in
charge.
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       16       M       v.       Henry Leland M. SMITH "Lee" was born in Jan 1894. He died in 1980 in Royston, Franklin, Georgia, USA.

       17       F       vi.       Ellaree SMITH was born on 4 Mar 1896 in , Madison, Georgia, USA. She died on 20 Dec 1972 in Royston, Franklin, Georgia, USA.

       18       F       vii.       Nellie SMITH was born in Oct 1898 in , Madison, Georgia, USA.

       5.       Wiley Randle BREWER Sr. (Martha Victoria).

He had the following children:

+       19       M       i.       Wiley Randle BREWER Jr. was born on 4 Nov 1873. He died on 17 Aug 1906.





Third Generation

       12.       Lizzie M SMITH (Frances Rebecca SALMANS, Martha Victoria) was born in Aug 1885 in , Madison, Georgia, USA.

Lizzie married (1) CHATHAM .

They had the following children:

       20       F       i.       Jody L. CHATHAM .

       21       M       ii.       Harvey M. CHATHAM was born on 10 Jul 1906. He died on 11 Jul 1964.

CENSUS RECORD
1930 United States Federal Census
about Harvie Chatham
Name:        Harvie Chatham
Home in 1930:        Attica, Jackson, Georgia
View Map
Age:        22
Estimated birth year:        abt 1908
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's name:        Jettie M
Race:        White
Household Members:
Name        Age
Harvie Chatham        22
Jettie M Chatham        39
Gilbert Chatham        16
Grady Chatham        5
Mazel Chatham        1 7/12
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Attica, Jackson,
Georgia; Roll 370; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 23; Image:
487.0.
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Harvey married Jettie Mae WHITEHEAD daughter of James D. WHITEHEAD and Leila Jane THRELKELD. Jettie was born in 1891. She died in 1983.


Lizzie married (2) James D. WHITEHEAD about 1918. James was born about 1865. He died about 1947.

CENSUS RECORD

1930 United States Federal Census
about James D Whitehead
Name:        James D Whitehead
Home in 1930:        Attica, Jackson, Georgia
View Map
Age:        62
Estimated birth year:        abt 1868
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's name:        Lizzie
Race:        White
Household Members:
Name        Age
James D Whitehead        62
Lizzie Whitehead        44 (Lizzie M Smith Chatham)
Maud L Whitehead        30
Jodie L Chatham        20
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Attica, Jackson, Georgia;
Roll 370; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 23; Image: 487.0.
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       14.       Flaval Martin SMITH (Frances Rebecca SALMANS, Martha Victoria) was born on 14 Jul 1889 in Royston, Franklin, Georgia, USA. He died on 13 Apr 1958 in Athens, Clarke, Georgia, USA.

MILITARY RECORD
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Flovel Martin Smith
Name:        Flovel Martin Smith
County:        Madison
State:        Georgia
Birthplace:        Georgia
Birth Date:        14 Jul 1889
Race:        Caucasian (White)
FHL Roll Number:        1558448
DraftBoard:        0
Source Citation: Registration Location: Madison County, Georgia; Roll
1558448; Draft Board: 0.
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1930 United States Federal Census
about Flavel M Smith
Name:        Flavel M Smith

Home in 1930:        Grove Hill, Madison, Georgia
View Map
Age:        39
Estimated birth year:        abt 1891
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's name:        Minnie
Race:        White
Household Members:
Name        Age
Flavel M Smith        39
Minnie Smith        46
Void Smith        17
Howard A Smith        15
Eugene A Smith        13
William Smith        12
Retha A Smith        8
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Grove Hill, Madison, Georgia;
Roll 374; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 12; Image: 1035.0.
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CENSUS RECORD
1920 United States Federal Census
about F M Smith
Name:        F M Smith
[Flaval M Smith]
Home in 1920:        Dainielsville, Madison, Georgia
Age:        31 years
Estimated birth year:        abt 1889
Birthplace:        Georgia
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's name:        Minnie
Father's Birth Place:        Georgia
Mother's Birth Place:        Georgia
Marital Status:        Married
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Home owned:        Rent
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Image:        665
Household Members:
Name        Age
F M Smith        31

Minnie Smith        35
Vaid Smith        7
Howard Smith        5
Avice Smith        3
William Smith        1 6/12
Myrtal Smith        12
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Dainielsville, Madison,
Georgia; Roll T625_268; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 81; Image: 665.
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Flaval married Minnie Eugenia CARITHERS . Minnie was born in May 1884 in , Madison, Georgia, USA. She died in 1943 in , Madison, Georgia, USA.

They had the following children:

       22       M       i.       Howard A SMITH was born in 1914 in , Madison, Georgia, USA.

       19.       Wiley Randle BREWER Jr. (Wiley Randle BREWER, Martha Victoria) was born on 4 Nov 1873. He died on 17 Aug 1906. He was buried in Mill Shoal Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison , Georgia, USA.

Wiley married Annie A. . Annie was born on 22 Jul 1872. She died on 17 May 1897. She was buried in Mill Shoal Baptist Church Cemetery, Madison , Georgia, USA.

They had the following children:

       23       M       i.       BREWER .

       24       M       ii.       BREWER .


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