COUNTY FAMILY PHOTOS
||James A. (Gus) Denmark
, Justice of
the Peace in the Denmark Community, with
second wife Sula C. Anderson. Children are Carl, My mother Rubye and sister
Lucille. Submitted by Denmark Rushing.
||William Patrick Gould & Martha Rigdon Gould–
This photo was taken in the early 1880’s
or 1890’s. William P. Gould was born
in Ireland in 1818 and
died in 1905. Martha Rigdon Gould
was born in Bulloch Co., GA. and died in 1902.
Her father also came from Ireland. His name is Daniel Rigdon. Submitted by John Moore Gould.
||Letha Dixon Hemphill and her sister (Daisy?). She was from
Clito and died in 1927. Her brothers and sisters are: George,
John M, Count, J. Lawrence Dixon. Sisters were
Daisy Gay, Fannie Ellison and Emma Gross. She ran a candy/drink shop in
Rockyford near the train tracks. Submitted
by Ellen Kotzin.
C. Joyner, Miles C. Joyner & Edmund Bowen In the
photograph are two brothers and a close friend (possibly relative). The
brothers are, standing to left, Walter C. Joyner (born Bulloch Co. Ga,
1892, died Appling, Columbia Co, Ga, 1991), seated,
Miles Harrison Joyner (called Harrison) (born Bulloch Co. Ga
1895, died 1955 in Savannah), to right on arm of chair is Edmond Bowen (born
Bulloch Co. Ga., 1896 died?). The photo was taken at the Rustin Studio in Statesboro in about 1913-1916. Walter
and Harrison were the sons of Miles Joyner (b. 1851, died 1926) and Jane
Delina Hendrix Joyner (born 1853, died 1921).
Submitted by Tom Cooper
C. Knight Sr. (1887-1966) born in Bulloch
His parents were Thomas Joseph
Knight (1850-1911) and Mary Hagin (1849-1904). He worked for Central of Ga RR from 1911-1957 as an engineer and fireman of the steam
engines. He is my great grandfather and loved his work. Submitted by Debbie Knight.
and Robert Merritt - The woman in
this picture is Sarah Frances Merritt Waters wife of William Waters, The man here is unknown, maybe William Merritt
or one of Sarah's brother's. Submitted by Virginia Fay Kirby Whitton.
William Benjamin Roach, his wife, Emma E. Proctor Roach, and Kathleen Roach.
Taken circa 1910 in Statesboro. Submitted by Frank Jordan.
This photo was taken at Cypress Lake/Riggs Old Mill in late 50's.
Seated is my Grandfather Melvin Morgan Rushing and wife Minnie Waters,
left to right standing are the sons Frank (restored home
at lake), Barney, Dean, Colon, my Father Gordon,
and Jim. Submitted
- Center of the picture is Sarah Frances Merritt Waters and the rest
is family. Rachel
Philephena Waters Wise daughter of Sarah.
She is on the second row, second from the right.
Submitted by Virginia Fay Kirby Whitton.