Mary Frances Johnson1

#1020, b. before 1850
Last Edited24 Jan 2009
Birth*before 1850 
Married Name16 November 1865Balkcom1 
Marriage*16 November 1865James Monroe Balkcom1 

Nathan Johnson Sr1

#2388, b. circa 1788
Last Edited4 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1788North Carolina, USA1,2 
Association*12 May 1827Wiley Balkcom; Lisbon Bridge, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; Willie Balcomb, James Balcomb and Nathan Johnson and hands appeared together on a road crew3 
Census*13 August 1850Southern District, hh#99, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Nathan Johnson" head, age 68, real estate $4000, born NC,
"Catheran Johnson", female age 61, born NC,
"Robert Johnson", age 23, laborer, born NC,
"Allen Johnson", age 18, laborer, born NC,
"Mauher? Johnson", male age 60, occupation illegible, born NC.
Only Nathan is entered in this database.2 
Association*20 August 1853Nancy Balkcum; Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Nathan Johnson Sr" was a witness to Hester Balkcum's will1 

Citations

  1. [S269] Wills, Sampson County North Carolina, Nancy Balkcum Last Will and Testament, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
  2. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Sampson County, North Carolina, pg 867, ancestry.com img 15 of 83, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S240] Oscar M. Bizzell and Virginia L. Bizzell, compiler, A Portrait of Nineteenth Century Sampson County as revealed by Sampson County Court Minutes (Post Office Box 384, Newton Grove, NC 28366: The Sampson County Historical Society, 1995), 1820-1830. Hereinafter cited as A Portrait of Nineteenth Century Sampson County as revealed by Sampson County Court Minutes.

Newton Ellis Johnson1

#2712, b. say 1875, d. 16 July 1961
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited16 Sep 2018
Birth*say 18751 
Marriage*say 1895Ellie R. Benton; Duplin County, North Carolina, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S342] Ancestry.com. North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975 [database on-line]. Provo, UT , North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, Ellie Benton Johnson, Duplin County, NC. Hereinafter cited as North Carolina State Board of Health Death Certificates.

Susan Johnson1

#2398, b. circa 1846
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited22 Jan 2009
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Euel E. Balkcom
Father*Will Johnson Jr.1 b. c 1815
Mother*Mariah Balkcum1 b. c 1814
Birth*circa 1846Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
(Resident) Census13 August 1850(Head of Household) Will Johnson Jr.; Southern District, hh92, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Will Johnson Jr", head, age 35, occupation cooper, born NC, read/write no,
"Mariah Johnson", age 36, born NC, read/write no,
"James Johnson", age 11, born NC,
"Mary Johnson", age 8, born NC,
"Josiah Johnson", age 6, born NC,
"Susan Johnson", age 4, born NC,
"Celea Johnson", age 2, born NC.1 
(Resident) Census11 June 1860Will Johnson Jr.; Southern Division, Taylors Bridge District, hh#180, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Wm Johnson", head, age 36, farm laborer, no real estate or personal estate listed, read/write no,
"Maria Johnson", age 35,
"Ellen Johnson", age 18, attending school,
"Josiah Johnson", age 16, farm laborer, attending school,
"Susan Johnson", age 14, attending school,
"Isabella Johnson", age 11, attending school.2 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Sampson County, North Carolina, pg 866, ancestry.com img 14 of 83, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Sampson County, North Carolina, pg 26, ancestry.com image 18 of 22, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Will Johnson Jr.1

#2393, b. circa 1815
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited16 Sep 2018

Family

Mariah Balkcum b. c 1814
Children 1.Mary Ellen Johnson+1 b. Nov 1840
 2.Josiah Johnson1 b. c 1844
 3.Susan Johnson1 b. c 1846
 4.Isabella Celea Johnson+1 b. c 1848, d. 10 Feb 1929
Birth*circa 1815Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*say 1840Mariah Balkcum; Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; probably Mariah Balkcum, dau of Hester Balkcum, date estimated based on daughter Mary Ellen's birth.1 
Occupation*1850Cooper, per 1850 census 
(Head of Household) Census*13 August 1850Southern District, hh92, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Will Johnson Jr", head, age 35, occupation cooper, born NC, read/write no,
"Mariah Johnson", age 36, born NC, read/write no,
"James Johnson", age 11, born NC,
"Mary Johnson", age 8, born NC,
"Josiah Johnson", age 6, born NC,
"Susan Johnson", age 4, born NC,
"Celea Johnson", age 2, born NC.1 
Resident: Mary Ellen Johnson
Resident: Josiah Johnson
Resident: Susan Johnson
Resident: Isabella Celea Johnson
Resident: Mariah Balkcum
Resident: James Lucien Balkcum
Census11 June 1860Southern Division, Taylors Bridge District, hh#180, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Wm Johnson", head, age 36, farm laborer, no real estate or personal estate listed, read/write no,
"Maria Johnson", age 35,
"Ellen Johnson", age 18, attending school,
"Josiah Johnson", age 16, farm laborer, attending school,
"Susan Johnson", age 14, attending school,
"Isabella Johnson", age 11, attending school.2 
Resident: Josiah Johnson
Resident: Susan Johnson
Resident: Isabella Celea Johnson
Resident: Mariah Balkcum
Resident: Mary Ellen Johnson
Deathbefore 1870Will Johnson not found in 1870 or later census. 1880 census for wife Mariah shows her as widowed. 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Sampson County, North Carolina, pg 866, ancestry.com img 14 of 83, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Sampson County, North Carolina, pg 26, ancestry.com image 18 of 22, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Fannie Jones1

#1190, b. after 1853
Last Edited20 Oct 2002
Married NameBaldwin1 
Birth*after 1853date total guess based on husband date guess 
Marriage*George Wesley Baldwin Jr.1 

Citations

  1. [S134] Sara Robertson Dixon, History of Stewart County Georgia Volume II (, Family History Section, The Baldwin Families, p 650; P. O. Box 401; Waycross,GA 31501: A. H. Clark, 1975).

Keziah Jane Jones1

#2391, b. say 1785
Last Edited19 Jan 2009
NamesakeKeziah Jane Balkcum; Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; Keziah Jane Balkcom may have been named after Keziah Jane Jones, alleged to be wife of Sampson County's Nathan Johnson - not confirmed2 
Comment*this person is entered only because of her somewhat unique name Keziah Jane and because a Keziah Jane Balkcum is daughter of John Balkcom 
Birth*say 17851 
Married Namesay 1805Johnson; this source says that she married Nathan Johnson of Sampson County, not confirmed2 

Citations

  1. [S37] International Genealogical Index (R), online http://www.familysearch.org, 1997, Copyright (c) 1980, 1997, data as of February 1997, Family History Library.
  2. [S37] International Genealogical Index, entry for Nathan Johnson b1785, http://www.familysearch.org

Nancy Jane Jones1

#1199, b. before 1837
Last Edited1 Jan 2006
Birth*before 1837 
Married Name28 April 1853Baldwin1 
Marriage*28 April 1853George Wesley Baldwin1 

Citations

  1. [S134] Sara Robertson Dixon, History of Stewart County Georgia Volume II (, Family History Section, The Baldwin Families, p 650; P. O. Box 401; Waycross,GA 31501: A. H. Clark, 1975).

William B. Jones1

#1738
Last Edited5 Jan 2002
Marriage*21 December 1858Susan Baldwin; Stewart County, Georgia, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S180] Frances T. Ingmire, compiler, Georgia Marriage Records (St. Louis, Mo. (10166 Clairmont Dr., St. Louis 63136): n.pub., c1985), Stewart County 1831-1860. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Marriage Records.

Claud E. Jordan1

#2423, b. circa 1895
ChartsDescendants of Eleazer Galloway & Leaty Parrish
Descendants of Hester Balkcom
Descendants of Rosanna Brannon
Last Edited30 Sep 2009
Birth*circa 1895Florida, USA1 
Marriage*say 1919Millie Belle Balkcom1 
(Resident) Census29 January 1920Brantley Balkcom, Roseann Brannon; Noblins Beat 8, ED 106, hh#77, Geneva County, Alabama, USA; "Claud E. Jordan", head, age 25, born Florida, parents born Florida, laborer, (steam line boat?);
"Minnie B. Jordan", wife age 20, born Alabama, parents born Alabama;
"Brantly Balckom", grandfather age 74, born 1846 Alabama, parents born Alabama (incorrect), laborer, (undecipherable where he worked);
"Rose A. Balckom", grandmother age 73, born Alabama, parents born South Carolina.1 

Citations

  1. [S195] Census, U.S. of 1920, Geneva County, Alabama, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Elizabeth Judah1,2

#1098
Last Edited4 Feb 2007

Family

Child 1.Mary Elizabeth Judah+1,2 b. 3 Dec 1848, d. 10 Jan 1910
Cen-Head*17 June 1880AL Dale Co Census 1880; Beat No. 9, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Elizabeth Juda", age 60, keeping house, born in Alabama, father born in Georgia, mother born in South. Living in her household were Rhoda Baldwin and children. She lived next to the household of Sarah Linsy, where her widowed daughter Mary E. Baldwin and sons lived. Also adjacent was the household of William and Josephine Baldwin.1 
Witness: Rhoda Ann Gilmore
Witness: Samuel M. Baldwin
Witness: John Wesley Baldwin
Witness: Eliza Jane Baldwin

Citations

  1. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale Co, AL page 635A, HH3, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S132] http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, unknown author (unknown location), S.K. Watson. <e-mail address>

Jane Judah1,2,3

#923, b. 30 September 1842
Last Edited10 Nov 2002

Family

Greenberry Elbert Brannon b. 28 Jul 1848
Child 1.John Brannon1 b. c 1869
Birth*30 September 1842Alabama, USA; daughter of John and Betsy Judah1,3,2 
Married NameBrannon1 
Marriage*3 November 1868Greenberry Elbert Brannon; Dale County, Alabama, USA1,2,4 
Cen-Enum*28 July 1870AL Dale Co Census 1870; Echo, Dale County, Alabama, USA; a 22 year old, keeps house, born in Alabama, not reading or writing.1 
Witness: Greenberry Elbert Brannon

Citations

  1. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, Dale County, AL page 230B, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S229] Researcher M. Woodham, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/w/o/o/Michelle-J-Woodham/
  3. [S226] Mrs. Marvin Scott, History of Henry County, Alabama (, Page 174. Refers to source as family records from E. T. Riley; Pensacola, FL: Frank R. Parkhurst & Son Printing, 1961).
  4. [S226] Mrs. Marvin Scott, History of Henry County, Alabama , Page 173. Refers to source as family records from E. T. Riley.

Mary Elizabeth Judah1,2

#62, b. 3 December 1848, d. 10 January 1910
ChartsDescendants of Christopher S. Baldwin & Elizabeth Baldwin
Last Edited4 Oct 2009
Mother*Elizabeth Judah3,2

Family 1

Moses Shoffner Baldwin b. 17 Mar 1849, d. 31 Mar 1873
Marriage*circa 1868Moses Shoffner Baldwin4,5 
Children 1.William Thomas Baldwin3 b. Jun 1871, d. 5 Mar 1956
 2.Edward Baldwin3 b. 22 Aug 1871, d. 22 Feb 1955
 3.Moses Jeter Baldwin+ b. 12 Jul 1873, d. 24 Feb 1960

Family 2

Middleton B. Clark b. 29 Jun 1854, d. 5 May 1932
Marriage*24 March 1881Middleton B. Clark; Dale County, Alabama, USA5 
from 1882 to 1886Middleton B. Clark; Dale County, Alabama, USA; Ardell Clark (married James Terrill Balkcom b 1876), Major C. Clark, H. Ashley Clark5 
Birth*3 December 1848Alabama, USA4,2 
Marriage*circa 1868Moses Shoffner Baldwin4,5 
Married NameBaldwin1 
Married NameMary Elizabeth Baldwin 
(Resident) Census28 July 1870Moses Shoffner Baldwin, AL Dale Co Census 1870; Beat #9, Echo, pg 267, hh 21, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Moses Baldwin", head, living with his wife Elizabeth and mother Elizabeth adjacent to his brother Bryant F. and Josephine Baldwin. Also adjacent are the households of Nancy Mathews (Josephine's mother), M.E. Lisenby, and William Lisenby.

Household:
"Moses Baldwin", male age 21, farmer, $350 personal estate, no real estate, born Georgia;
"Elizabeth Baldwin", age 22, keeps house, born Alabama;
"Eliza Baldwin", age 65, keeps house, born Georgia.6 
Cen-Enum*17 June 1880AL Dale Co Census 1880; Beat No. 9, Dale County, Alabama, USA; age 30, farming, born in Alabama, father born in Alabama, mother in Georgia. She lived with her three boys in the household of Sarah Linsy age 50, adjacent to the households of her mother Elizabeth Juda (who Rhoda Baldwin and children lived with), and William and Josephine Baldwin.7 
(Witness) Cen-Enum17 June 1880Moses Jeter Baldwin, AL Dale Co Census 1880; Beat No. 9, Dale County, Alabama, USA; Moses G., age 6, son of Mary E., born in Alabama.3 
(Witness) Cen-Enum17 June 1880Edward Baldwin, AL Dale Co Census 1880; Beat No. 9, Dale County, Alabama, USA; age 8, son of Mary E., born in Alabama.3 
(Witness) Cen-Enum17 June 1880William Thomas Baldwin, AL Dale Co Census 1880; Beat No. 9, Dale County, Alabama, USA; age 9, son of Mary E., born in Alabama.3 
Married Name24 March 1881Clark5 
Marriage*24 March 1881Middleton B. Clark; Dale County, Alabama, USA5 
Death*10 January 19105 

Citations

  1. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S132] http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com, unknown author (unknown location), S.K. Watson. <e-mail address>
  3. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale Co, AL page 635A, HH3, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  4. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, AL, Dale Co, page 220A, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S185] Lydia Hughes Grimes, Dale County, Alabama Kin (; Lagrange, GA: Family Tree, 1984), Library of Congress.
  6. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, AL, Dale Co, page 220A, Ancestry.com image page 3, Ancestry.com.
  7. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale Co, AL page 635A, HH2, Ancestry.com.

Susan Judah1

#2041, b. 9 December 1850
Last Edited11 Sep 2009

Family

Seborn Riley Brannon b. 9 Nov 1846, d. 29 Apr 1927
Children 1.Leroy Brannon3 b. c 1872
 2.Mary Brannon3 b. c 1873
 3.Martha Brannon3 b. c 1874
 4.Chapel Brannon3 b. c 1874
 5.Marancis Brannon3 b. c 1875
 6.Paschal Brannon3 b. c 1879
Birth*9 December 1850Alabama, USA1 
Marriage*9 January 1871Seborn Riley Brannon; Dale County, Alabama, USA1 
Married Name9 January 1871Brannon1 
(Resident) Census16 June 1880Seborn Riley Brannon, AL Dale Co Census 1880; Echo, Beat 9, ED64, pg18, hh10, Dale County, Alabama, USA; household:
"Seaborn Brannon", head, age 35, farming, born GA, parents born in South;
"Susan Brannon", wife age 29, born AL, father AL, mother GA;
"Mary Brannon", daughter age 7, born AL;
"Leroy Brannon", son age 8, born AL;
"Martha Brannon", daughter age 6, born AL;
"Chapel Brannon", daughter age 6, born AL;
"Marancis Brannon", daughter age 5, born AL;
"Pascal Brannon", son age 1, born AL.
The family lived adjacent to the John T. Mathews family.2 

Citations

  1. [S229] Researcher M. Woodham, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SRCH&db=mw4au&surname=B, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/w/o/o/Michelle-J-Woodham/
  2. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale Co, AL, image pg 2, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Dale Co, AL, Echo District, image pg 2, Ancestry.com.

Sarah Jurdine1

#2068, b. circa 1772, d. 2 June 1801
Last Edited31 Oct 2004
Birth*circa 17721 
Marriagesay 1788Major Benjamin Baldwin Esq; date a guess based on multiple sources including her birth and death dates, and indications that all six children of husband Benjamin were by Sarah. Referenced book names wife of Benjamin as Sarah; cited researcher names her as Sarah Jurdine or Sarah Garden.2,3 
Married Namesay 1790Baldwin2,3 
Death*2 June 1801Oglethorpe County, Georgia, USA; A listing from the Augusta Chronicle newspaper on 20 June 1801 stated: "Baldwin, Mrs., 29 yrs., wife Benjamin Baldwin, d. 6/2/1801, Oglethorpe County".4 
Witness: Major Benjamin Baldwin Esq

Citations

  1. [S296] Augusta Chronicle, (Augusta, Georgia:, cited by researcher Jespersen.
  2. [S127] Virginia and Ralph Wood, compiler, Georgia Land Lottery 1805 (n.p.: Greenwood Press, 1964), Table "Family Heads 1805 Georgia". Hereinafter cited as Georgia Land Lottery 1805.
  3. [S297] Researcher M. P. Smith Jespersen, e-mail correspondence.
  4. [S296] Augusta Chronicle, (Augusta, Georgia), 20 June 1801.

Elizabeth Ann Kelly1

#2047, b. 1830
Last Edited16 Apr 2016

Family

William Edward Woodham b. 1809
Child 1.Elaine Elizabeth Woodham+1 b. 28 Jul 1851, d. 28 Oct 1930
Birth*1830South Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*1848William Edward Woodham; Darlington County, South Carolina, USA1 
Married Name1848Woodham1 

Citations

  1. [S255] Researcher unknown compiler, Research notes in the Galloway family folder at the Darlington County Historical Commission in Darlington, SC, Jerry Balkcom.

John C. Kennedy1

#2333, b. before 1835
Last Edited18 Nov 2006

Family

Susannah Kirkland b. s 1835
Child 1.Marinda Kennedy+1 b. 3 Jun 1853, d. 1927
Birth*before 18351 
Marriage*say 1850Susannah Kirkland1 

Citations

  1. [S329] Researcher Mary Jane Weaver, reference date November 15, 2006.

Marinda Kennedy1,2,3

#2331, b. 3 June 1853, d. 1927
Last Edited18 Nov 2006
Father*John C. Kennedy2 b. b 1835
Mother*Susannah Kirkland2 b. s 1835

Family

John W Milton Murphy b. c 1848, d. b 1927
Child 1.Oscar Milton Murphy1,3 b. 27 Oct 1869, d. 15 Dec 1940
Birth*3 June 1853Alabama, USA1 
Marriage*before 1869John W Milton Murphy; Alabama, USA; date guessed based on age of child in household in 1870 census 
(Resident) Census27 July 1870John W Milton Murphy, AL Dale Co Census 1870; Beat No 9, Echo, pg 279, stamped pg 226, hh#106, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Milton Murphree", male age 22, farmer, born Alabama, no assets listed, not reading or writing;
"Marinda Murphree", age 20, keeping house, born Alabama;
"Oscar Murphree", age 1, born Alabama.1 
Death*1927Henry County, Alabama, USA4,2 
Obituary2 July 1927Dothan, Henry County, Alabama, USA; excerpt from the obituary of Marinda Kennedy, courtesy of the cited researcher:
"Mrs. Murphy was the wife of the late J. M. Murphy".4,2 

Citations

  1. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, Dale County, Alabama, ancestry.com image pg 15, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S329] Researcher Mary Jane Weaver, reference date November 15, 2006.
  3. [S9] Newspaper Published Obituaries, Obituary of Oscar Murphy in the Hartford News-Herald, Alabama, 20 November, 1840.
  4. [S9] Newspaper Published Obituaries, July 2, 1927 Dothan Eagle, Alabama.

John Key1

#1636, b. before 1850
Last Edited20 Oct 2002
Birth*before 1850date guess based on marriage date 

Citations

  1. [S153] Marriage Records of Henry County, Ala., 1822-1868, Courthouse Henry County Alabama, Henry County, Alabama, USA. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Records of Henry County, Ala., 1822-1868.

Elizabeth Kirkland1

#2261, b. 1796
Last Edited2 Nov 2009

Family

Lewis H. Deal b. 1801, d. 23 May 1881
Children 1.Ramsom C. Deal1 b. 1827, d. Feb 1904
 2.Caleb Deal1 b. s 1830, d. 1890
 3.Lewis H. Deal Jr.+1 b. 1831, d. 4 Jul 1863
 4.Elizabeth Deal1 b. 1835
 5.George Deal1 b. 26 Mar 1838, d. 3 May 1904
 6.Asa Deal1 b. 1840, d. 1 Apr 1863
 7.Lucinda Deal+1 b. 27 Jun 1842, d. 14 Aug 1920
 8.Jonathan Deal1 b. 4 May 1845, d. 3 Jan 1896
Birth*1796South Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*15 April 1827Lewis H. Deal; Henry County, Alabama, USA1 
Married Name1827Deal1 
(Resident) Census17 January 1851Lewis H. Deal; Southern Division, hh 903, Dale County, Alabama, USA; "Lewis H. Deal", head, age 50, farmer, born North Carolina;
"Elizabeth Deal", age 56, born NC;
"Caleb Deal", age 20, laborer, born Alabama;
"Sarah J. Deal", age 20, born Georgia;
"Lewis Deal", age 19, born Alabama;
"Elizabeth Deal", age 15, born Alabama;
"George Deal", age 12, born Alabama;
"Asa Deal", age 10, born Alabama;
"Lucinda Deal", age 8, born Alabama;
"Jonathan Deal, age 5, born Alabama.

The Deal family were neighbors to Daniel and Elizabeth Murphy.2 
Burial*Old Mt Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Dale County, Alabama, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S321] Created by FamilySearch (TM) Internet Genealogy Service (?), Ancestral File Imported on 2006/01/01 (n.p.: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Data as of 5 January 1998). Hereinafter cited as Ancestral File Imported on 2006/01/01.
  2. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Dale County, Alabama, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.