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Happy Researching Y'all!
Sparky 8^}


Census Images (Fragments & Whole Sheets)
Irisheyes Database ~ My Birthfamily ~ Byrd, Dillard, Greene, Giddens, Hollingsworth, Keith, Love, Lott, Mathis, McCall, McMahan, Maloy, Moore, Roberts, Sweat & Others of 'Wiregrass' Georgia & Beyond (link)
Maternal Side ~ Byrd, Dillard, Greene, Giddens, Hollingsworth, Love, Lott, Mathis, McMahan, Moore, Roberts, Sweat, etc.
1850 Columbia Co FL Fed Census ~ John MOORE, III (b.c1785 Wayne Co, NC), after he left 1st wife Margaret Elizabeth "Martha" JONES (my 3rd great grandparents).
1860 Clinch Co GA Fed Census, Magnolia PO ~ Duncan P. & Civility MATHIS GIDDENS and family. Also listed is brother, Morris GIDDENS (marr. Clarissa Brannon) and others. Duncan & Civility are my maternal great-great-great grandparents.
1860 Coffee County, GA, Bird's Mill PO ~ Gray Stock & Sarah "Sallie" LOTT ROBERTS, Sr. and family.
1860 Coffee County, GA, Bird's Mill PO ~ John & Barbara "Barbry" ROBERTS MOORE and family
1870 Coffee County, GA, Homerville PO (of Clinch Co) ~ John & Barbara "Barbry" ROBERTS MOORE and family
1870 Berrien Co, GA, Nashville PO ~ Thomas Jefferson "Jasper" SWEAT (1871 marr. Saphronia Elizabeth "Fronie" GIDDENS), son of Jesse SWEAT and 1st wife Nancy EDDENS. Thomas is my maternal great-great grandfather.
1870 Jackson County, NC - John & Martha Rutha DILLARD McMAHAN and family
1870 Jackson County, NC - William & Nancy ALLEN McMAHAN and family
1880 Barkers Creek, Jackson County, NC - Mrs. (John) Rutha Martha DILLARD Jones McMAHAN and family
1880 Homerville, Clinch County, GA - John & Barbara ROBERTS MOORE, w/ son Mathew Howard MOORE (my great grandfather)
1900 Pearson, Coffee County, GA - Mathew Howard & Rebecca Jane SWEAT MOORE (my great grandparents)
1900 Clinch County, GA - Thomas Jefferson (Jasper) & Saphronia Elizabeth GIDDENS SWEAT and widowed son George W. SWEAT
1900 Swain County, NC - General Gates McMAHAN (widowed) and Eliza Jane GREEN (single)
1910 Enterprise, Geneva County, AL - James Travis & Celia V. YOUNG WISE and family (my paternal 2nd great-grandparents)
1910 Pine Grove, DeKalb County, AL - William Howard & Celia R. WISE KEITH and family
1910 McDonald, Coffee County, GA - Mathew Howard & Rebecca Jane SWEAT MOORE; also 2nd dau. Mrs. Beulah Elizabeth MOORE CARTLEDGE
1910 Sevier County, TN - General Gates & Eliza Jane GREENE McMAHAN and family
1920 Pearson, Atkinson County, GA - Mathew Howard & Rebecca Jane SWEAT MOORE and family
1920 Pearson, Atkinson County, GA - Thomas Jefferson (Jasper) & Saphronia Elizabeth GIDDENS SWEAT, parents of Mrs. Rebecca Jane SWEAT MOORE
1920 Tadmore, Hall County, GA - General Gates & Eliza Jane GREENE McMAHAN and family
1930 Chula, Tift County, GA - General Gates & Eliza Jane GREENE McMAHAN and family; incl. granddaughter Mary Lee LEDFORD
1930 Geneva, Seminole County, FL - Mrs. Rebecca Sweat MOORE and McMahan
1940 Geneva, Seminole Co, FL ~ George Baxter McMAHAN, wife Bessie (Moore); children - Jeannette, Leah Ruth, Nina Jane, Marion Estelle, and Rufus McMAHAN. Also, mother-in-law, Rebecca (Sweat) MOORE.
1945 Geneva, Seminole County, FL STATE Census - Rebecca (Sweat) MOORE, George Baxter & Bessie (Moore) McMAHAN, and George Washington & Pearl (Meigs) SWEAT
Paternal Side ~ Keith, McCall, Maloy, Peacock, Young, Wise, etc.
1870 Coffee County, AL, Elba PO ~ Mrs. Elizabeth Seay McCALL, widow of Bartlett B. McCALL, and many of her children
1920 Enterprise, Geneva County, AL - James Travis & Celia V. YOUNG WISE (my paternal 2nd great-grandparents)
1920 Geneva County, AL - Beaver Dam PO - Alex Young & Emma Elizabeth Maloy McCALL and family, Page 1 of 2 (my great grandparents)
 --2nd page of same Census 1920 Geneva County, AL - Beaver Dam PO - Alex Young & Emma Elizabeth Maloy McCALL and family, Page 2 of 2
1920 Pine Grove, DeKalb County, AL - William Howard & Ceila R. WISE KEITH and family
1930 Niceville, Okaloosa County, FL - David Madison & Maudie Jane McCALL KEITH and family
1935 Niceville, Okaloosa County, FL STATE Census ~ David Madison & Maude Jane McCALL KEITH and family
1940 Merritt Island, Brevard County, FL ~ David Madison & Maude Jane McCALL KEITH and family
1945 Merritt Island, Brevard County, FL STATE Census ~ David Madison & Maude Jane McCALL KEITH and family; Plus, Mrs. Clemmie McCALL Trammell next door.

Census Images
Red Bird Acres Database ~ My Husband's Family ~ AMOLD, Cowan, Edwards, Hole, Hudson, Pons (Ponce), etc. (link)
~ ~ ~ Old Saint Joseph Burial Index ~ .pdf 13 pages, Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida
1850 Danville, Vermilion Co, IL ~ Rev. Christian AMOLD, wife Susan WYNN AMOLD, and children. (Steve's paternal 3rd great grandparents)
1860 Mayport PO, Duval Co, FL ~ Juan de la Merced "John M." PONS with family family (son Jose Gertrudo "Joseph G. Ponce" PONS)
1860 Monticello, Jefferson Co, FL - Britton William Edwards with wife Mary J. & family
1860 Middletown, Logan Co, IL - Rev. Charles AMOLD, wife Susan J., sons Charles W. and Jonathan E. (Steve's 3rd great grandparents)
1860 Elwood Twnsp, Vermilion Co, IL - Jonah HOLE, II & wife Margaret Lucinda RICE, with child Lydia (marr. AMOLD). Steve's paternal 3rd great grandparents.
1870 Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL ~ Jose Gertrudo "Joseph G. Ponce" PONS, new wife Agnes V.
1870 Monticello, Jefferson Co, FL - Mary J., widow of Britton William EDWARDS & family
1870 Moweaqua Twnsp, Shelby Co, IL - Rev. Charles AMOLD, wife Susan J., sons Charles W. and Jonathan E. (Steve's 3rd great grandparents)
1870 Georgetown, Vermilion County, IL - Patrick & Lurena COWAN, William Bruce COWAN and wife Emily Newlin COWAN, her parents John & Verina NEWLIN
1900 Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL ~ Jose Gertrudo "Joseph G. Ponce" PONS, wife Agnes V., his family and his sister who marr. SCHLENBURG
1900 Monticello, Jefferson Co, FL - William L. J. "Amma" EDWARDS, 2nd wife Mary J. & family
1900 Elwood Twnsp, Ridge Farm Dist., Vermilion County, IL - William Bruce COWAN and wife Emily Newlin COWAN and children
1910 Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL ~ Jose Gertrudo "Joseph G. Ponce" PONS, wife Agnes V., his family, his father Joseph Thomas PONCE, and his sister who marr. SCHLENBURG
1910 Monticello, Jefferson Co, FL - William L. J. "Amma" Edwards, 3rd wife Susan Loeb & family
1910 Elwood Twnsp, Ridge Farm Dist., Vermilion County, IL - William Bruce COWAN and wife Emily Newlin COWAN; children gone
1910 Jacksonville, Duval County, FL - Roland Willis AMOLD, wife Nell COWAN AMOLD & their family, great grandparents of Steve
1920 Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL ~ Joseph Thomas PONCE and wife Ethel Sarah GREEN PONCE
1920 Monticello, Jefferson Co, FL - William L. J. "Amma" Edwards, 4th wife Elsie & family
1920 Jacksonville, Duval County, FL - Roland Willis AMOLD, paternal great grandfather of Steve
1930 Jacksonville, Duval County, FL - Robert John "Bob" HUDSON (Steve's dad), s/o Charles Cain & Elizabeth Florence AMOLD HUDSON, Jr.
1930 Jacksonville, Duval County, FL - Aletha Ceals MOON (Steve's mother)
1940 Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL ~ Mrs. Althea Bluebell Ponce MOON. Husband's grandmother: widow of Robert Seals MOON, daughter of Joseph Thomas PONCE and wife Ethel Mae GREEN. Living with divorced sister Ms. Ethel Mae PONCE Pitzke.
Red Bird Acres Database ~ My Adopted Family ~ Ackmann, Koethe, etc.(link)
1880 West Deer, Allegheny County, PA - Christian & Christianna MUTH KOETHE and family
1900 Baldwin, Allegheny Co, PA - Karl Charles & Wilhelmina DeWalt ACKMANN of Germany, son John C. ACKMAN living close by
1900 Findley, Allegheny Co, PA ~ Charles Ludwig EHLE, Sr. & 2nd wife Lena (my adopted great-grandparents) with my grandmother, Edna EHLE (marr. ACKMAN)
1900 Jefferson Twnsp, Washington County, Pennsylvania - John and Mary Jane Morgan STRAIN, with children John, Louella Mae and Belle F. STRAIN (marr. Frank Freshwater)
1910 Hanover Twnsp, Washington County, Pennsylvania - John and Mary Jane Morgan STRAIN, with dau. Louella Mae and my adopted grandmother Edna Margarette STRAIN (child of Louella)
1920 Hanover Twnsp, Washington County, Pennsylvania - Louella Mae STRAIN and my adopted grandmother Edna Margarette STRAIN (child of Louella)
1930 Hanover Twnsp, Washington County, PA - Donald Willard ACKMAN (my adopted dad, deceased), s/o Charles Edward & Edna Bella EHLE ACKMANN
1930 Hanover Twnsp, Paris, Washington County, PA - Helen Mae KOETHE (my adopted mom, deceased), d/o Richard Darrell & Edna Margaretta STRAIN KOETHE, I
1940 North Fayette Twnsp, Allegheny Co, PA ~ ACKMAN'S and family! Albert Bernard ACKMAN, Fred Jacob ACKMAN, William Harry ACKMAN; also my great grandmother (their mother) Mrs. Ann Elizabeth "Minnie" JACOB Ackman, widow of Charles William "Carl" ACKMAN.
1940 Hanover, Washington Co, PA ~ Charles Edward ACKMAN and wife Edna Bella EHLE, with my father Donald Willard ACKMAN
1940 Hanover, Washington Co, PA; Roll T627_3623; Page 16B; ED 63-84 ~ Richard Darrell KOETHE, I and wife Edna Margaretta STRAIN Koethe with her mother Miss Louella Mae STRAIN; children Richard Darrell Koethe, II and Helen Mae Koethe (my mother).

Death Certificates (most removed for privacy)
Irisheyes Database ~ My Birthfamily (link)
Keith, Adna Lea "Adner" Coleman (Alabama)
Keith, David Madison (Florida)
Keith, William Howard (Alabama)
McCall, Alex Young (Florida)
McCall, Emma Elizabeth "Lizzie" Maloy (Florida)
McMahan, Bessie Estelle Moore (Florida) - 1st wife of George Baxter McMahan, my maternal biological grandmother
McMahan, Eliza Jane Green (Florida) - 2nd wife of General Gates McMahan, my maternal biological great grandmother
McMahan, General Gates (Florida) - my maternal biological great grandfather
McMahan, George Baxter (Florida) - s/o General Gates McMahan and wife Eliza Jane Green; my maternal biological grandfather
McMahan, George Baxter Jr. - infant s/o George Baxter & Bessie Estelle Moore McMahan (Florida)
McMahan, Reba Jean Manning (Florida) - 2nd wife of George Baxter McMahan
McMahan, Sally Lou Wooten (Florida) - 3rd wife of George Baxter McMahan
Moore, Mathew Howard (Florida) - my maternal biological great grandfather via my grandmother Bessie Estelle Moore McMahan
Moore, Rebecca Jane Sweat (Florida) - my maternal biological great grandmother via my grandmother Bessie Estelle Moore McMahan
Swanger, Marian "Mary" Estelle McMahan Reardon Miller Preacher (Florida) - my birthmother, d/o George Baxter McMahan & Bessie Estelle Moore McMahan
Tanner, Maudie Jane McCall Keith (Florida) - mother of my possible birthfather
Death Certificates
Red Bird Acres Database ~ My Adopted & Husband's Family (link)
Ackman, Donald Willard (North Carolina) - my adopted father
Ackman, Helen Mae Koethe (Florida) - 1st wife of Donald, my adopted mother
Ackman, James Edward (California) - a cousin
Ackman, Myra Cook Morgan Rickets (North Carolina) - 3rd wife of Donald, my step mother
Ackman, William Henry (Illinois) - a cousin
Ackman, Wilhelmena DeWalt (Pennsylvania, 1906) - my great great grandmother, w/o Karl Charles Ackmann
Ackmann, Theodore E. Sr. (Washington) - a cousin
Koethe, Christianna Muth (Pennsylvania) - my great grandparent
Koethe, Frank H. (Pennsylvania, 1954) - my great Uncle
Koethe, Edna Margaretta Strain (Florida) - my maternal grandmother
Koethe, Helen Despina Marcus (Tennessee) - my aunt
Koethe, Richard Darrell II (Florida) - my uncle
Strain, Louella Mae (Florida - 1956) - my great-grandmother

Land Purchases
Irisheyes Database
Keith, James Madison - (Geneva County, AL; 20 Jun 1885)
Red Bird Acres Database
(none)

Marriage Licenses
Irisheyes Database
Keith, David Madison and Maudie Jane McCall (Alabama)
McCall, Bartlett B. and Elizabeth Seay (Georgia)
McMahan, Marian Estelle (Mrs. Miller) and Sherrill Preacher (Georgia)
McMahan, Marian Estelle (Mrs. Preacher) and Joseph Swanger (Michigan)
Moore, Mathew Howard and Rebecca Jane Sweat (Georgia)
Sweat, Thomas Jasper and Elizabeth Giddens (Georgia)
Red Bird Acres Database
Ackman, Charles William "Carl" and Ann Elizabeth "Mina" Jacob, (Pennsylvania 04 August 1887)
Ackman, Donald Willard and Helen Mae Koethe (Pennsylvania, 1948) Page 1, Page 2, Page 3
Hudson, Robert John "Bob" and Althea Ceals Moon (Georgia, 1946)
Koethe, John Hermann and Emma Rossfeld (Pennsylvania, 1886)
Moon, Robert Ceals and Althea Bluebell Ponce (Alabama, 1926)

Military Service
Irisheyes Database
David Madison KEITH ~ World War I Civil Registration Card (my paternal grandfather).
Red Bird Acres Database
Donald Willard Ackman ~ Honorable Discharge, World War II, US Army (my adopted father).

Miscellaneous Tidbits
Irisheyes Database
U.S. City Directory 1924 ~ General Gates McMAHAN and wife Eliza Jane GREEN McMAHAN. My great grandparents. He was an elevator operator for a local Mill in Greenville, SC.
Quaker Records 1 ~ Records from 1655-1677: Valentine HOLLINGSWORTH (b:1632 d:1710), son of Henry HOLLINGWORTH, and wife Ann CALVERT and their family Red Bird Acres Database
Immigration 'Record' Of Some Koethe's Immigration From Germany to Pennsylvania USA (redbirdacres)


Obituaries (most are transcribed)
Irisheyes Database
Keith, David Madison (Florida) ~ May be read at the Keith web page.
Sweat, Thomas Jefferson ~ My maternal biological 2nd great grandfather: The Clinch County News, Homerville, Clinch Co, GA; Volume 29, No. 32, front page "South Georgia News" section.
Red Bird Acres Database
Ackman, Elmer B. (Pennsylvania)
Koethe, Mrs. Edna Margaretta Strain (Florida)
Koethe, Mr. John Hermann "Herman" (Texas)

Naturalizations (USA)
Irisheyes Database
(none)
Red Bird Acres Database
Rossfeld, John ~ Germany to America, 1857. My great-great grandfather, father of my great grandmother Mrs. Emma Rossfeld Koethe (adopted family).

Photos
Irisheyes Database
McMahan, Mrs. Eliza Jane Green - 1935 or 1955 somewhere in Central Florida; My biological Great-grandmother
McMahan, Marian Estelle & Robert Reardon - My birthmother with first husband; 1958 wedding photo in Connecticut
McMahan, Marian Estelle and Sherrill Preacher - My birthmother; 1970s Christmas photo taken somewhere in Florida
Red Bird Acres Database
(none)

Wills (Now on-line at Worldconnect.Rootsweb.Com)
Irisheyes Database
McMahan, George Baxter - s/o General Gates & Eliza Jane Green McMahan - Will probated 1996 in Nassau Co, FL -- irisheyes database
Red Bird Acres Database
Hudson, Eason Darrington - s/o Elijah & Unity Matthews Hudson - Will probated 1857 in Warren Co, GA -- redbirdacres database
Hudson, Elijah - s/o Joakim & Elizabeth Hudson - Will probated 1843 in Jefferson Co, GA -- redbirdacres database
Koethe, John Hermann "Herman" - s/o Christian Koethe & Christianna Muth - Will probated 1932 in Tarrant Co, TX -- redbirdacres database


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