George W HATLEY John Allen GANN Rebecca A Tursa STRANGE Mini tree diagram
Sarah Elizabeth HATLEY

Sarah Elizabeth HATLEY4,6,1,5,2,3

28th Sep 18861,2,3 - 20th Jan 19735,2,3

Life History

28th Sep 1886

Born in Cocke County, Tennessee.1,2,3

3rd Oct 1902

Married John Allen GANN in Jefferson County, Tennessee.6

22nd Sep 1941

Death of John Allen GANN in Clinton, Laurens, South Carolina.3,7,8

20th Jan 1973

Died in Spartanburg Convalescent Center, Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina.5,2,3

after 20th Jan 1973

Buried in Rosemont Cemetery, Clinton, Laurens, South Carolina.4,5,3


  • "Rebecca and George W Hatley did have a daughter, my grandmother SarahHatley Gann. I know this since my grandmother, Sarah E. Hatley Ganncited Rebecca Ann Strange as her mother in her obituary. She wasburied in Rosemount Cemetery, Clinton, SC."
    --  Gail Seals, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 21 February 2014

    Tennessee Marriage Records
    page 143, record #1272
    Allen Gann to Sarah Hatley
    3 Oct 1902 Jefferson County
    performed by W H Strange, JP

    Her obituary posted online has no date or newspaper name.

    Sarah Elizabeth Hatley
    b 28 Sep 1886 Cocke County, Tennessee
    d age 86 ["Thursday" -- date not reported, see grave: Jan. 20, 1973]Spartanburg Convalescent Center, Spartanburg, Spartanburg, SouthCarolina
    Burial [no date or day of the week, only "today"] in Rosemont Cemeteryby Gray Funeral Home
    --  Obituary of Sarah Elizabeth Hatley, courtesy of Gail Gann Seals,Newspaper and date of publication unknown

    Sarah Elizabeth Hatley Gann
    Birth Sep. 28, 1886 Cocke County, Tennessee
    Death Jan. 20, 1973 Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina [This washere residence.  Her obituary says she died in the SpartanburgConvalescent Center in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina]

    Born in TN on September 28, 1886, she moved to South Carolina with herfamily due to jobs in the textile mills.
    She was a charter member of the Elizabeth Street Church of God inClinton, SC.
    She is survived by her children: William Floyd Gann, James Gann, andOla Samples. She was predeceased by her husband John Allen Gann, twosons George H. Gann and J. Holbert Gann, and her father George W.Hatley.

    Father: George W Hatley (1852 - 1928)
    Spouse John Allen Gann (1879 - 1941)
    William Floyd Gann (1906 - 1982)
    J Holbert Gann (1909 - 1932)
    George H. Gann (1912 - 1930)

    Burial Rosemont Cemetery, Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina

    Created by Angie Dec 13, 2008
    --  Find a Grave Memorial #32144801,

    U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current
    Sarah Gann
    BORN 28 Sep 1886
    Died Jan 1973
    Last Residence Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303
    SSN 249-34-2416 issued South Carolina (Before 1951)


  • 1. Gail Seals, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 21-24 February 2014
  • 2. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
  • 3. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 4. Gail Seals, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 21 February 2014
  • 5. Obituary of Sarah Elizabeth Hatley, Newspaper unknown
  • 6. Tennessee Marriage Records
    • page 143, record #1272
  • 7. South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1960
    • Volume 42, Certificate #017874
  • 8. Obituary of John Allen Gann, courtesy of Gail Gann Seals, Newspaperand date of publication unknown

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