WNC History Timeline

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www.childers-shepherd.org, 25 Sep 2012
James Green +  Mahala Frankum                                                  Elijah Childers + Lucinda Guilliams
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Jasper Marion Green            +               Sarah Emeline Childers
1849   -     1901                         1869                          1850       -        1917
Macon Co NC    Jackson Co NC                       Jackson Co NC                    Macon Co NC             Swain Co NC
Sarah L. Green (James Marion Dowdle), 1870 - 1937
                  John R. Green (Lulu Pauline Morris), 1872 - 1934
                  James E. Green (Eva Shelton), 1874 - 1933
                 *Thomas Henry Green (Dorothy Tina Sellers), 1877 - 1956
                  Mary Caldonia "Dona" Green (Daniel Conner Gass), 1879 - 1954
                  Nancy Ellen Green (Bruce R. Hughes, D. Benjamin Franklin ), 1881 - 1917
                  Dovie L. Green  1885 - after 1899
                  Jacob A. Green 1889 - after 1909

(1)  Thomas enlisted in US Army, Coast Artillery Regiment 43, 18 Jul 1901.

(2)  In 1910, Sarah E. Green was a widow and head of the household at Qualla, Jackson Co NC. With her
were her youngest son Jacob, age 20; her daughter Nancy Hughes, age 28 (also a widow), and Nancy's
daughters Lizzie, 7, and Lenora, age 2. Sarah's occupation was farmer ("own farm"), and Jacob's was farm
laborer ("home farm").

(3) At her death, on 4 July 1917, the informant for Sarah E. Childers Green's death certificate was her son
John R. Green. She was buried beside her husband at Union Hill Cemetery, Whittier, Swain Co NC.
Sources: US Census 1850, Macon Co NC;
US Census 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, Jackson Co NC;
US Census 1940, Tampa, FL;
NC Death Certificate, Sarah Emeline Green, 1917;
US Census, 1930, Canton, Stark Co OH;
Linda White Ward, 6 March 2011;
Ancestry.com's OneWorldTree; Johnson family tree; Thouvenin family tree; McGovern family tree; Uren/Price family tree;
NC Birth Index, Maud Morris Green, 1895;
NC Death Certificate, John R. Green, 1934;
NC Death Certificate, Dona Green Gass, 1954;
Email, Ginger Lemon, 13 July 2012;
Georgia Deaths, 1919-98, via Ancestry.com;
World War I Draft Regist. Card (Newport News, VA), Thomas Henry Green;
Photo of Sarah Emeline Childers Green from Ginger Lemmon, 10 Aug 2012;
Photo of Jasper Marion Green from Ginger Lemmon, 24 Sep 2012;
US Army Register of Enlistments, 1798 -  1914.
Union Hill Cemetery, Whittier,
NC. Photos by John L. Mathis
Sarah Emeline
Childers Green
Jasper Marion Green