Joseph Lewis TERRY Amanda TERRY Susan Louisa TERRY Mary Ellen TERRY Thomas Louis TERRY Duncan Lewis TERRY Frances Marian TERRY Dovina Elizabeth TERRY Thomas Welcome DREW William Walker TERRY Lula TERRY Dovina Tabitha WALKER Mini tree diagram

Martha Missouri TERRY2,7,1,3,8,4,5

1st Apr 18582,1,3,4,5,6 - 8th Aug 19327,1

Life History

1st Apr 1858

Born in Murray County, Georgia.2,1,3,4,5,6

8th Aug 1932

Died in Normangee, Leon, Texas.7,1

A long illness as an invalid

10th Aug 1932

Buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Normangee, Leon County, Texas.1

Other facts

 

Married Thomas Welcome DREW in Texas.8

Notes

  • The spelling of Missouri may represent the name Mazori or Mazuri, afamily name used as a given name in several famlies in this era.

    1860 Federal Census, Murray County, Georgia, 6 July, Militia District972, PO Rock Creek, Page 53, Hse #367, Fam #361
    Joseph Terry 46 M Farmer-Baptist Preacher  SC (b abt 1813)
    Dovina Terry 37 F NC (b abt 1822)
    Martha Terry 2 M GA (b abt 1858)

    1870 Federal Census, Whitfield County, Georgia, 8 July, MilitiaDistrict 872, PO Dalton, Page 86, Hse #279, Fam #275
    Terry, Joseph  56 M W Baptist Minister  b SC
    Terry, Donna 47 F W  Keeping House  b NC
    Terry, Martha 12 F W  At Home b Georgia

    1880 Federal Census, Milam County, Texas, 24 June, District 103,District 103, page 46, Hse/Family #233
    Terry, Joseph W M 65  Farmer SC VA VA (b abt 1815)
    Terry, Dovina  W F 55 Wife Kpg Hse NC VA VA  (b abt 1825)
    Terry, Martha M W F 22 daughter AL SC GA

    U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
    Thomas Welcome Drew
    Birth Year 1856
    Spouse Name Mattie Terry
    Spouse Birth Year 1858
    Marriage State TX [no year reported]

    Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
    Certificate #35411
    Mattie Drew
    Death 8 Aug 1932 Leon County

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    Mattie Terry Drew
    Birth Apr. 1, 1858
    Death Aug. 9, 1932 Texas

    Mrs. Mattie Drew Called Home
    Mrs. Mattie Drew, wife of T. S. Drew, passed peacefully away Tuesdayafternoon [Aug. 9, 1932] at 5:30. She had been an invalid for the pastfive years, and and most of the time was confined to her bed, andsuffered much.

    She was 74 years, 4 months and 9 days old, and was the mother of sevenchildren. Six survive her. There are: Mrs. Ruby Wallace of Houston,Mrs. M. C. Elliott and Miss Bessie Drew of Normangee, Tot Drew ofCalvert, Carl Drew of Tullus, New Mexico and Ray Drew of California.There were also thirteen grandchildren and one great grandchildren.

    During her long illness, Miss Bessie Drew was her faithful, constantcompanion and nurse. Her devotion to her mother has been a beautifulexample to all who know her, Mrs. Drew was a member of the Free WillBaptist church and a sweet good Christian lady.

    Rev. A. M. Wester conducted services at Hopewell Cemetery at 3 p.m.Wednesday [Aug. 10, 1932] , where she was tenderly laid to rest. Allthe children were present except for the son from California. The Starjoins many friends in offering sympathy to the sorrowing family.

    Find A Grave contributor Gary W. Adams

    Spouse Thomas Welcome Drew (1856 - 1940)
    Children:
    Carl James Drew (1883 - 1968)
    Pearl D. Elliott (1886 - 1966)
    Ruby L. Drew Wallace (1890 - 1933)
    Thomas Welcome Drew (1895 - 1949)

    Burial Hopewell Cemetery, Normangee, Leon County, Texas

    Created by William E. "Bill" Robinson Nov 29, 2010
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #6230732,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=62307327
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Sources

  • 1. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
    • Memorial #6230732,
  • 2. 1870 Federal Census, Whitfield County, Georgia
    • 8 July, Militia District 872, PO Dalton, Page 86, Hse #279, Fam #275
  • 3. 1880 Federal Census, Milam County, Texas
    • 24 June, District 103, District 103, page 46, Hse/Family #233
  • 4. Terry Family -- Descendants
    • Location:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~troy/terry/lewisterrydescendanttree.html;
  • 5. 1860 Federal Census, Murray County, Georgia
    • 6 July, Militia District 972, PO Rock Creek, Page 53, Hse #367, Fam
  • 6. RootsWeb Forum
  • 7. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
    • Certificate #35411
  • 8. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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