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Family: Newton Coleman WARD / Rachel Louisa JOHNSON (F28)

m. 27 Jun 1909


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  • Father | Male
    Newton Coleman WARD

    Born  24 Oct 1890  Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Aug 1974  Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  3 Aug 1974  Stock Hill, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  27 Jun 1909  [1, 2, 3]  , Fannin County, Georgia  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William Harvey WARD | F73 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Lourania FORRESTER | F73 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Rachel Louisa JOHNSON

    Born  9 Aug 1892  , Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Feb 1980  Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  18 Feb 1980  Stock Hill, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Reuben Phillip JOHNSON | F29 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Martha Jane GARRETT | F29 Group Sheet 

    Nellie M. WARDChild 1 | Female
    + Nellie M. WARD

    Born  31 Jan 1910  , probably Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Aug 1999   
    Buried  Aft 17 Aug 1999  Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Alfred O. FLOWERS | F870 
    Married     
    Spouse  Glenn George STEWART | F978 
    Married  Abt 1927   

    Ruby Lee WARDChild 2 | Female
    + Ruby Lee WARD

    Born  26 Feb 1912  Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 May 1989  , Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 5 May 1989  Alta Vista Cemetery, Gainesville, Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Carl GREGORY | F989 
    Married  Abt 1929   
    Spouse  Grady H. JOHNSON | F831 
    Married  Between 1930 and 1935   

    Child 3 | Male
    William Worth WARD

    Born  3 Jun 1914  , probably Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Jul 1939  Morganton, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  11 Jul 1939  Stock Hill, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Ellaree WARD

    Born  10 Aug 1916  Morganton, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Aug 1997   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Prince BEAVER | F986 
    Married  Bef 12 Dec 1946   

    Bondell WARDChild 5 | Female
    + Bondell WARD

    Born  27 Nov 1918  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Mar 2008  North Olmstead, Cuyahoga, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  12 Mar 2008  Morganton, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John V. FAIN, Sr. | F418 
    Married  Bef 12 Dec 1946   

    Thelma WARDChild 6 | Female
    + Thelma WARD

    Born  10 Apr 1921  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Nov 2009  Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Robert FORTENBERRY, Jr. | F833 
    Married  Bef 12 Dec 1946   

    Pearl WARDChild 7 | Female
    + Pearl WARD

    Born  15 Apr 1923  Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Mar 2002  Gulfport, Harrison, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 23 Mar 2002  Gulfport, Harrison, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John P. THOMAS | F823 
    Married  Abt 1940   
    Spouse  Living | F1234 
    Married     
    Spouse  Mahlon David WHITE | F824 
    Married  29 Jan 1972  Akron, Summit, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    + Anna Lee WARD

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Edward HEMPHILL | F3 
    Married     

  • Photos At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Notes  Married:
    • Newton Ward is named as the spouse of Rachel Louisa Ward on her death certificate.
      ", daughter of Mr. and Mrs. N. C. Ward became the bride of John Edward Hemphill. . .Mrs. Hemphill is her parents' youngest daughter, her sisters being Mrs. Prince Beavers and Mrs. John Fain, both of Blue Ridge; Mrs. Grady Johnson of Gainesville, Mrs. John Thomas, of Akron, Ohio; Mrs. Glenn Stewart and Mrs. Robert Fortenberry."

  • Sources 
    1. [S131] Internet.
      Abbrev: Fannin County Marriages
      Title: Fannin County Marriage Book
      Page: Book D, page 387.

    2. [S317] Murray County, Georgia Death Certificates, death certificate; 004040; 1980; Rachel Louisa Ward (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S303] Hemphill Family Scrapbook, "Ward-Hemphill Wedding Told"; published in The Chatsworth Times, 12 Dec 1946; In 2009, Ms. Davis provided her scrapbook to the author and allowed her to scan the contents (Reliability: 2).