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Nellie R. HEMPHILL[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Female 1891 - 1966  (74 years)


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  • Name Nellie R. HEMPHILL 
    Born 11 Aug 1891  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7
    • Aug 1891, GA -> stated on 1900 census
      11 Aug 1891 -> Find a Grave
      11 Aug 1891 -> SSDI
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900  Ball Ground District, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Nellie C. (8) appeared in the household of Walter P. Hemphill (32) as his daughter. She was born Aug 1891. She and both parents were both born in Georgia. The household included Henrietta (31), Olin E. (5), and Heart Y. (1). The family lived on a farm, which was mortgaged.

      They lived one household up from Walter's brother, J.A. Hemphill and two households down from his half-uncle, Benjamin Burgin Hemphill.
    Census 1910  Precinct 3, Hunt, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Nellie R. (18) appeared in the household of Walter P. Hemphill as his daughter. She was single. She and both parents were born in Georgia. She had no stated occupation. She was literate and had attended school during the year. The household included Henrietta (40), Olin (15), Hartwell (12), Roenna (8), and Maurice (3).

      The youngest child, Maurice, age 3, was born in Georgia, so they probably moved to Texas sometime between 1907 and 1910.
    Census 1920  Montezuma, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Nellie R. Henderson (29) appeared in the household of Walter Hemphill as his daughter. She was widowed. She was literate. She and both parents were born in Georgia. She had no occupation. The household included Henrietta (50), Olin (25), Rowena (18), Maurice (13), Hazle (6), Floyd (4), and Mary Hemphill (80).
    Occupation Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Telephone Exhange Owner, with her father 
    Residence 1926  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • residence at the time her brother Olin's death
    Residence 1930  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10
    • Her residence at the time of her father's death.
    Residence 1936  Griffin, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Floyd "had only recently moved with his mother to Griffin" -> Macon County message board transcript of Floyd's obituary
    Residence 1963  Thomaston, Upson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • residence at time of her mother's death
    Residence 1966  Thomaston, Upson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • residence at time of death
    Died 5 May 1966  [4, 7
    • 5 May 1966 -> Find a Grave
      May 1966 -> SSDI
    Buried Aft 5 May 1966  Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Oglethorpe City Cemetery (aka Oglethorpe Memorial Gardens) 
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Nellie C. Hemphill ->1900 census
      Nellie R. Hemphill -> 1910 census
      Nellie R. Henderson -> 1920 census
      Nellie Henderson -> SSDI
      Mrs. Nellie C. Henderson -> Henrietta's obituary

      Connection to parents:
      *She is named as Walter P. Hemphill's daughter -> 1900, 1910, and 1920 census
      *Named as the daughter of Mrs. W. P. Hemphill -> Henrietta's obituary
    Person ID I1035  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2012 

    Father Walter Patton HEMPHILL,   b. 12 Oct 1868, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1930, Oglethorpe, Macon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Henrietta LITTLEFIELD,   b. 29 May 1869, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1963, Thomaston, Upson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1890 
    Family ID F646  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HENDERSON,   d. Between 1916 and 1920 
    Married Abt 1913  [7, 10
    • *Nellie's surname is Henderson on her father's death certificate and her tombstone.

      *Her oldest child was 6 in 1920, so she was probably married about 1913.
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F647  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S277] 1900 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., Militia District No. 825 - Ball Ground; 69; sheet 4-B (penned); dwelling 75, family 75; Walter P. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S414] 1910 Census. Texas. Hunt County., Precinct 3; 123; sheet 33-A (penned); dwelling 451, family 458; Walter P. Hemphill household; accessed; 18 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S415] 1920 Census. Georgia. Macon County, 770 Dist.; 53; sheet 18-A; dwelling 353, family 353; Walter Hemphill household; accessed; 19 December 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S297] Social Security Death Index, accessed; 14 February 2012; Nellie Henderson; SS no. [privately held]; before 1951 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S471] Macon County GA Obituaries at USGenNet, accessed; 7 August 2012; entry for Mrs. Walter P. [Henrietta Littlefield] Hemphill; citing Citizens & Georgian -- Montezuma, Ga. April 4, 1963 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S680] 1900 Census. Georgia. Murray County, pop. sch., roll 213, Ball Ground, enumeration district (ED) 69, sheet 4 B, dwelling 75, family 75, Nellie Hemphill (Reliability: 3).
      http://tinyurl.com/yc76nud

    7. [S96] Find A Grave. Databases*, entry for Nellie Hemphill Henderson (1891-1966), Memorial No. 54214266, Records of Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Macon County, Georgia; record copyright C. T. Lewis (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S472] Macon County GA Message Board at Ancestry.com, Davine V. Campbell; Walter P. Hemphill - Obituary; 4 August 2003; accessed; 7 August 2012; citing Macon County Citizen-Oglethorpe, Ga. March 7, 1930. The post is a transcription of the obituary (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S472] Macon County GA Message Board at Ancestry.com, Davine V. Campbell; Mr. Olin Edward Hemphill Obituary; 22 January 1999; accessed; 7 August 2012; citing Macon County Citizen-Oglethorpe, Ga. Nov. 12, 1926. The post is a transcription of the obituary. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S271] Georgia. Murray County. Death Certificates. (GA Virtual Vault), 5 September 2010; no. 73121; Walter P. Hemphill; 1928 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S472] Macon County GA Message Board at Ancestry.com, Davine V. Campbell; Floyd Eugene Henderson Obituary; 26 April 1999; accessed; 7 August 2012; citing Macon County Citizen-Montezuma, Ga. Oct. 8, 1936. The post is a transcription of the obituary (Reliability: 3).