Adam Joshua Crosby

Male, #18904, (28 Apr 1828 - 15 Sep 1904)
Father*Paul Joshua Crosby (13 Jan 1804 - 6 Oct 1888)
Mother*Mary Sineath (c 1808 - )
Birth*28 Apr 1828 Adam was born at South Carolina on 28 Apr 1828. 
Marriage*before 1851 He married Lucy Lodge Griffin at Georgia before 1851. 
Birth of Son3 Oct 1853 His son Paul Joshua Crosby was born on 3 Oct 1853. 
Birth of Son1854 His son Isom Thomas Crosby was born in 1854. 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1863 He served in the War Between the States between 1861 and 1863

     Adam Joshua Cosby served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Mrs. F. D. (Betty Lee Collins) Hale wrote 19 Nov 1993 that he "lost a leg at the Battle of Knoxville, Tenn, Nov 29, 1863." 
Birth of SonSep 1868 His son Augustus Lee Crosby was born in Sep 1868. 
Death of Father6 Oct 1888 His father Paul Joshua Crosby died on 6 Oct 1888 at Berrien Co., Georgia.1 
Death*15 Sep 1904 He died at Colquitt Co., Georgia, on 15 Sep 1904 at age 76. 
Burial* His body was interred at Wesley Chapel Methodist Cemetery, near, Berlin, Colquitt Co., Georgia.2 
Researcher* For additional information on this Crosby family, contact Rhonda Giadrosich. See footnote.1 

Family

Lucy Lodge Griffin (12 Mar 1833 - 27 Mar 1919)
Marriage*before 1851 He married Lucy Lodge Griffin at Georgia before 1851. 
Children
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written Sep 2005 to Lew Griffin from Rhonda Giadrosich (Mrs. Bob Giadrosich), e-mail address.
  2. Cemetery Census,"Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery," Warner Robins GA; F.D. & Lee Collins Hale, reader.
    No 97.

Lucy Lodge Griffin

Female, #18905, (12 Mar 1833 - 27 Mar 1919)
Father*Joshua Griffin (22 Mar 1785 - 1848)
Mother*Elizabeth Bradford (c 1788 - )
Birth*12 Mar 1833 Lucy was born on 12 Mar 1833.1 
Death of Father1848 Her father Joshua Griffin died in 1848 at Irwin Co., Georgia
Marriage*before 1851 She married Adam Joshua Crosby at Georgia before 1851. 
Married Namebefore 1851  As of before 1851, her married name was Crosby. 
Birth of Son3 Oct 1853 Her son Paul Joshua Crosby was born on 3 Oct 1853. 
Birth of Son1854 Her son Isom Thomas Crosby was born in 1854. 
Birth of SonSep 1868 Her son Augustus Lee Crosby was born in Sep 1868. 
Death of Spouse15 Sep 1904 Her husband Adam Joshua Crosby died on 15 Sep 1904 at Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death*27 Mar 1919 She died at Colquitt Co., Georgia, on 27 Mar 1919 at age 86.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Wesley Chapel Methodist Cemetery, near, Berlin, Colquitt Co., Georgia.2 

Family

Adam Joshua Crosby (28 Apr 1828 - 15 Sep 1904)
Marriage*before 1851 She married Adam Joshua Crosby at Georgia before 1851. 
Children
Last Edited9 Oct 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written Sep 2005 to Lew Griffin from Rhonda Giadrosich (Mrs. Bob Giadrosich), e-mail address.
  2. Cemetery Census,"Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery," Warner Robins GA; F.D. & Lee Collins Hale, reader.
    No 98.

John Walter Herndon

Male, #18906, (circa 1845 - 24 Jan 1929)
Father*George P. Herndon (c 1820 - )
Mother*Eda (?) (15 Apr 1825 - 13 Oct 1914)
Birth*circa 1845 John was born circa 1845. 
Marriage* He married Nancy Rogers
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865. 
Birth of Son10 Nov 1878 His son John Frank Herndon was born on 10 Nov 1878. 
Birth of Son29 Oct 1882 His son J. Ellis Herndon was born on 29 Oct 1882. 
Death of Mother13 Oct 1914 His mother Eda (?) died on 13 Oct 1914. 
Death of Spouse20 Feb 1920 His wife Nancy Rogers died on 20 Feb 1920 at Brooks Co., Georgia
Death of Son14 Dec 1921 His son John Frank Herndon died on 14 Dec 1921 at Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death*24 Jan 1929 He died on 24 Jan 1929. 
Burial* His body was interred at Bethel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Brooks Co., Georgia
Biography* Betty Lee Collins Hale wrote that there was a marker for "J.W. Herndon, CSA" in the Bethel Cemetery in Brooks County, GA so he apparently served with the Confederate Army during the Civil War, however, Lee adds that there were "no dates on Grandpa Herndon's marker. Died of Bright's disease." 

Family

Nancy Rogers (11 Dec 1845 - 20 Feb 1920)
Marriage* He married Nancy Rogers
Children
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Nancy Rogers

Female, #18907, (11 Dec 1845 - 20 Feb 1920)
Father*W. G. Rogers (c 1815 - )
Mother*Nancy Bethume (25 Nov 1819 - 18 Jun 1889)
Married Name Her married name was Herndon. 
Birth*11 Dec 1845 Nancy was born on 11 Dec 1845. 
Marriage* She married John Walter Herndon
Birth of Son10 Nov 1878 Her son John Frank Herndon was born on 10 Nov 1878. 
Birth of Son29 Oct 1882 Her son J. Ellis Herndon was born on 29 Oct 1882. 
Death of Mother18 Jun 1889 Her mother Nancy Bethume died on 18 Jun 1889. 
Death*20 Feb 1920 She died at Brooks Co., Georgia, on 20 Feb 1920 at age 74. 
Burial* Her body was interred at Bethel Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Brooks Co., Georgia

Family

John Walter Herndon (circa 1845 - 24 Jan 1929)
Marriage* She married John Walter Herndon
Children
Last Edited21 Jan 2005

John Frank Westberry

Male, #18908, (30 Aug 1928 - 23 Sep 2006)
Father*Willie J. Westberry (29 Aug 1898 - 24 May 1976)
Mother*Frankie Jewell Herndon (29 Oct 1904 - 5 Jun 1950)
Birth*30 Aug 1928 John was born on 30 Aug 1928. 
Death of Mother5 Jun 1950 His mother Frankie Jewell Herndon died on 5 Jun 1950. 
Residence* John resided at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death of Father24 May 1976 His father Willie J. Westberry died on 24 May 1976 at Berlin, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death*23 Sep 2006 He died at Smithville, Lee Co., Georgia, on 23 Sep 2006 at age 78.1 

Family

Betty Jane Dampier
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited20 Aug 2014

Citations

  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Betty Jane Dampier

Female, #18909

Family

John Frank Westberry (30 Aug 1928 - 23 Sep 2006)
Children
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

Dorothy Jean Westberry

Female, #18910, (30 Jul 1921 - 3 Jul 2005)
Father*Willie J. Westberry (29 Aug 1898 - 24 May 1976)
Mother*Frankie Jewell Herndon (29 Oct 1904 - 5 Jun 1950)
Birth*30 Jul 1921 Dorothy was born on 30 Jul 1921. 
Marriage*15 Sep 1940 She married Ventis V. Moncrief on 15 Sep 1940 at age 19. 
Married Name15 Sep 1940  As of 15 Sep 1940, her married name was Moncrief. 
Death of Mother5 Jun 1950 Her mother Frankie Jewell Herndon died on 5 Jun 1950. 
Death of Spouse16 Feb 1953 Her husband Ventis V. Moncrief died on 16 Feb 1953. 
Marriage*10 May 1957 She married Rendor B. Keaton on 10 May 1957 at age 35. 
Married Name10 May 1957  As of 10 May 1957, her married name was Keaton. 
Death of Father24 May 1976 Her father Willie J. Westberry died on 24 May 1976 at Berlin, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death of Spouse3 Oct 1983 Her husband Rendor B. Keaton died on 3 Oct 1983 at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.1 
Death*3 Jul 2005 She died on 3 Jul 2005 at age 83.2,3 

Family 1

Ventis V. Moncrief (27 Jan 1919 - 16 Feb 1953)
Marriage*15 Sep 1940 She married Ventis V. Moncrief on 15 Sep 1940 at age 19. 
Child

Family 2

Rendor B. Keaton (22 Oct 1918 - 3 Oct 1983)
Marriage*10 May 1957 She married Rendor B. Keaton on 10 May 1957 at age 35. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited2 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Certificate number: 034024.
  2. E-mail written Jan 2011 to Lew Griffin from Dorothy Venice Walls, e-mail address.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Ventis V. Moncrief

Male, #18911, (27 Jan 1919 - 16 Feb 1953)
Birth*27 Jan 1919 Ventis was born on 27 Jan 1919.1 
Marriage*15 Sep 1940 He married Dorothy Jean Westberry on 15 Sep 1940 at age 21. 
Death*16 Feb 1953 He died on 16 Feb 1953 at age 34. 
Burial* His body was interred at Westview Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Biography* He died of a heart attack at age 34. 

Family

Dorothy Jean Westberry (30 Jul 1921 - 3 Jul 2005)
Child
Last Edited30 Jan 2011

Citations

  1. E-mail written Jan 2011 to Lew Griffin from Dorothy Venice Walls, e-mail address.

Rendor B. Keaton

Male, #18912, (22 Oct 1918 - 3 Oct 1983)
Father*Thomas J. Keaton (c 1888 - )
Mother*Minnie Lee Burnnam (c 1891 - )
Birth*22 Oct 1918 Rendor was born on 22 Oct 1918. 
Marriage*10 May 1957 He married Dorothy Jean Westberry on 10 May 1957 at age 38. 
Death*3 Oct 1983 He died at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia, on 3 Oct 1983 at age 64.1 

Family

Dorothy Jean Westberry (30 Jul 1921 - 3 Jul 2005)
Last Edited22 Jun 2014

Citations

  1. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Certificate number: 034024.

Elvera Joan Price

Female, #18913
Father*Allen Jerry Price (28 Feb 1910 - 15 Apr 1992)
Mother*Nancy Lorene Herndon (18 Feb 1910 - 19 Jun 2008)

Family

Robert Smith Walker (21 Oct 1930 - 26 May 1993)
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

Robert Smith Walker

Male, #18914, (21 Oct 1930 - 26 May 1993)
Birth*21 Oct 1930 Robert was born on 21 Oct 1930. 
Death*26 May 1993 He died on 26 May 1993 at age 62. 

Family

Elvera Joan Price
Children
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

Jerry Uriah Price

Male, #18915
Father*Allen Jerry Price (28 Feb 1910 - 15 Apr 1992)
Mother*Nancy Lorene Herndon (18 Feb 1910 - 19 Jun 2008)

Family 1

Jo Guier
Children

Family 2

Mary Dianne Wright
Child
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited3 Mar 2009

Citations

  1. E-mail written Mar 2009 to Lew Griffin from Danielle Leigh Price, Moultrie, GA, e-mail address.

Martha Jane Price

Female, #18916
Father*Allen Jerry Price (28 Feb 1910 - 15 Apr 1992)
Mother*Nancy Lorene Herndon (18 Feb 1910 - 19 Jun 2008)

Family

Paul Vernon Webb
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

Paul Vernon Webb

Male, #18917

Family

Martha Jane Price
Children
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

Paul Maxwell Herndon

Male, #18918, (1 Aug 1936 - 4 Jun 2013)
Father*Paul John Herndon (25 Jul 1913 - 24 Aug 1980)
Mother*Betsy Erma Dees (5 Mar 1917 - Feb 1994)
Birth*1 Aug 1936 Paul was born at Colquitt Co., Georgia, on 1 Aug 1936. 
Biography*  (an unknown value.) 
Death of Father24 Aug 1980 His father Paul John Herndon died on 24 Aug 1980 at Berlin, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death of MotherFeb 1994 His mother Betsy Erma Dees died in Feb 1994 at Berlin, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Death*4 Jun 2013 He died on 4 Jun 2013 at age 76.1 
Obituary*say 5 Jun 2013 Paul Maxwell "Max" Herndon Sr., 76, of Moultrie, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Park Regency of Moultrie.

Born Aug. 1, 1936, in Moultrie, he was the son of the late Paul John Herndon and Erma Dees Herndon. He received his master's degree in agronomy from the University of Georgia. He was the state director of the Farmers Home Administration and was past president of Ag Georgia Farm Credit of Moultrie. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and a former member of the Hospital Authority. He was a Colquitt County farmer and a member of the First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ann Moore Herndon of Moultrie; sons, Paul M. "Pete" Herndon Jr. and wife Elizabeth of Moultrie, William Hughes Herndon and partner Jeff Harris of Moultrie and Atlanta and Lewis Dees Herndon and wife Diane of Moultrie; a sister, Mavis Herndon Murphy and husband Rentz of Moultrie; and grandchildren, Paul M. Herndon III and fiancée Amanda Eade of Moultrie, Mallory and John Melvin Herndon of Moultrie.2 
Burial*say 7 Jun 2013 His body was interred say 7 Jun 2013 at Baker Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.2 

Family

Ann Moore
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Oct 2014

Citations

  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  2. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 111816259.

Mavis Ann Herndon

Female, #18919
Father*Paul John Herndon (25 Jul 1913 - 24 Aug 1980)
Mother*Betsy Erma Dees (5 Mar 1917 - Feb 1994)

Family

Thomas Rentz Murphy
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

Thomas Rentz Murphy

Male, #18920

Family

Mavis Ann Herndon
Children
Last Edited9 Jul 1999

John Ward Herndon

Male, #18921, (2 Sep 1940 - 3 Apr 2012)
Father*Julian Walter Herndon (4 Oct 1915 - 16 Sep 1989)
Mother*Maude Louise Dampier (13 Dec 1918 - 27 Jan 2007)
Birth*2 Sep 1940 John was born at Colquitt Co., Georgia, on 2 Sep 1940. 
Biography*  (an unknown value.) 
Death of Father16 Sep 1989 His father Julian Walter Herndon died on 16 Sep 1989 at Lavonia, Franklin Co., Georgia
Death of Mother27 Jan 2007 His mother Maude Louise Dampier died on 27 Jan 2007 at Tucker, DeKalb Co., Georgia.1 
Death*3 Apr 2012 He died at Tucker, DeKalb Co., Georgia, on 3 Apr 2012 at age 71.1 

Family

Glenda DeMott
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited3 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Robert Wesley Dean Jr.

Male, #18922
Father*Robert Wesley Dean (23 Aug 1905 - 12 Jan 1937)
Mother*Millie Pearl Screws (9 May 1905 - )
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited28 Jul 1999

Willie Wandell Herndon

Male, #18923, (9 Oct 1943 - 16 Mar 2011)
Father*Julian Walter Herndon (4 Oct 1915 - 16 Sep 1989)
Mother*Maude Louise Dampier (13 Dec 1918 - 27 Jan 2007)
Birth*9 Oct 1943 Willie was born at Thomas Co., Georgia, on 9 Oct 1943. 
Death of Father16 Sep 1989 His father Julian Walter Herndon died on 16 Sep 1989 at Lavonia, Franklin Co., Georgia
Death of Mother27 Jan 2007 His mother Maude Louise Dampier died on 27 Jan 2007 at Tucker, DeKalb Co., Georgia.1 
Death*16 Mar 2011 He died at Winder, Barrow Co., Georgia, on 16 Mar 2011 at age 67.1,2 

Family

Shirley Ann Tompkins
Child
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  2. The Times; Publication Date: 21 Mar 2011; Publication Place: Gainesville, GA, USA, obituary of Willie Wandell Herndon.

Paul Joshua Crosby1

Male, #18924, (13 Jan 1804 - 6 Oct 1888)
Birth*13 Jan 1804 Paul was born at South Carolina on 13 Jan 1804.1 
Marriage* He married Mary Sineath
Birth of Son28 Apr 1828 His son Adam Joshua Crosby was born on 28 Apr 1828 at South Carolina
Birth of Son1830 His son Henry Crosby was born in 1830 at South Carolina
Birth of Son1839 His son Paul Crosby was born in 1839 at South Carolina
Birth of Son1843 His son Peter Crosby was born in 1843 at Georgia
Birth of Son1845 His son Martin Crosby was born in 1845 at Georgia
Death*6 Oct 1888 He died at Berrien Co., Georgia, on 6 Oct 1888 at age 84.1 
Researcher*9 Oct 2005 For additional information on this Crosby family, contact Rhonda Giadrosich. See footnote.1 

Family

Mary Sineath (circa 1808 - )
Marriage* He married Mary Sineath
Children
Last Edited8 Nov 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written Sep 2005 to Lew Griffin from Rhonda Giadrosich (Mrs. Bob Giadrosich), e-mail address.

Mary Sineath

Female, #18925, (circa 1808 - )
Married Name Her married name was Crosby. 
Marriage* She married Paul Joshua Crosby
Birth*circa 1808 Mary was born at South Carolina circa 1808. 
Birth of Son28 Apr 1828 Her son Adam Joshua Crosby was born on 28 Apr 1828 at South Carolina
Birth of Son1830 Her son Henry Crosby was born in 1830 at South Carolina
Birth of Son1839 Her son Paul Crosby was born in 1839 at South Carolina
Birth of Son1843 Her son Peter Crosby was born in 1843 at Georgia
Birth of Son1845 Her son Martin Crosby was born in 1845 at Georgia

Family

Paul Joshua Crosby (13 Jan 1804 - 6 Oct 1888)
Marriage* She married Paul Joshua Crosby
Children
Last Edited21 Jan 2005

Joshua Griffin

Male, #18926, (22 Mar 1785 - 1848)
Father*James Griffin (1753 - 19 Dec 1836)
Mother*Sarah Lodge (22 Oct 1766 - a 1850)
Birth*22 Mar 1785 Joshua was born on 22 Mar 1785. 
Marriage*21 Mar 1820 He married Elizabeth Bradford at Montgomery Co., Georgia, on 21 Mar 1820 at age 34. 
Death of Father19 Dec 1836 His father James Griffin died on 19 Dec 1836 at Irwin Co., Georgia
Death*1848 He died at Irwin Co., Georgia, in 1848. 

Family

Elizabeth Bradford (circa 1788 - )
Child
Last Edited8 Oct 2005

Elizabeth Bradford

Female, #18927, (circa 1788 - )
Birth*circa 1788 Elizabeth was born circa 1788. 
Marriage*21 Mar 1820 She married Joshua Griffin at Montgomery Co., Georgia, on 21 Mar 1820. 
Married Name21 Mar 1820  As of 21 Mar 1820, her married name was Griffin. 

Family

Joshua Griffin (22 Mar 1785 - 1848)
Child
Last Edited8 Oct 2005

James Griffin

Male, #18928, (1753 - 19 Dec 1836)
Birth*1753 James was born at North Carolina in 1753. 
American Revolution*between 1775 and 1783 He provided service in the American Revolutionary War between 1775 and 1783
(DAR Listing: James Griffin, born 1753 in North Carolina, died 19 Dec 1836 in Georgia, married Sarah Lodge, Corporal, North Carolina, Soldier Pensioned, Widow Pensioned, Heirs Pensioned.)1 
Marriage*1 Apr 1780 He married Sarah Lodge at Edgecombe Co., North Carolina, on 1 Apr 1780. 
Birth of Son22 Mar 1785 His son Joshua Griffin was born on 22 Mar 1785. 
Death*19 Dec 1836 He died at Irwin Co., Georgia, on 19 Dec 1836. 

Family

Sarah Lodge (22 Oct 1766 - after 1850)
Child
Last Edited30 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. DAR Patriot Index, Washington, DC: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 2003.

Sarah Lodge

Female, #18929, (22 Oct 1766 - after 1850)
Birth*22 Oct 1766 Sarah was born at North Carolina on 22 Oct 1766. 
Marriage*1 Apr 1780 She married James Griffin at Edgecombe Co., North Carolina, on 1 Apr 1780 at age 13. 
Married Name1 Apr 1780  As of 1 Apr 1780, her married name was Griffin. 
Birth of Son22 Mar 1785 Her son Joshua Griffin was born on 22 Mar 1785. 
Death*after 1850 She died after 1850. 

Family

James Griffin (1753 - 19 Dec 1836)
Child
Last Edited8 Oct 2005

Elmer Burley

Male, #18930, (say 1908 - before 1988)
Birth*say 1908 Elmer was born say 1908. 
Marriage* He married Esther Croft
Death*before 1988 He died before 1988. 

Family

Esther Croft (26 Sep 1908 - 22 Jul 1988)
Last Edited4 Oct 2000