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Martha Jane McCann[1, 2, 3]

Female 1871 - 1923


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  • Born  16 Mar 1871  , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Female 
    Census: Federal  11 Jun 1900  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Euziah Rich, head, white male age 28, married 11 years, born Sep 1871 in GA, parents born in GA, farmer, owns far #83
      2) Martha J. Rich, wife, white female age 29, mother of 5, 3 living, born Mar 1871 in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Daisy Rich, daughter, single white female age 10, born Apr 1890 in GA, attended school 4 months
      4) Allen Rich, son, single white male age 6, born May 1884 in GA, attended school 4 months
      5) Augustus Rich, son, single white male age 3, born Oct 1896 in GA
    Census: Federal  15 Apr 1910  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1) Euziah W. Rich, white male age 39, married 21 years, born in GA, parents born in GA, general farmer, owns a farm with mortgage
      2) Martha J. Rich, wife, white female age 39, married 21 years, mother of 9, 6 living, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Marget E. Rich, daughter, single white female age 19, born in GA, public school teacher
      4) Allen Rich, son , single white male age 16, born in GA, general farm laborer, attended school
      5) Guss J. Rich, son, single white male age 13, born in GA, general farm laborer, attended school
      6) Henrietta Rich, daughter, single white female age 10, born in GA, attended school
      7) Euziah Jr. Rich, son, single white male age 8, born in GA, attended school
      8) Eunis Rich, daughter, single white female age 1, born in GA
    Census: Federal  28 Jun 1920  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1) E. W. Rich, head, white male age 49, born in GA, parents born in GA, farm director for saw mill, rents a farm
      2) Mattie Rich, wife, white female age 49, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Gus Rich, son, single white male age 22, born in GA, truck driver for saw mill
      4) Euz Rich, son, single white male age 17, born in GA, attended school
      5) Eunice Rich, daughter, single white female age 11, born in GA, attended school
    Died  17 Oct 1923  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Obituary  25 Oct 1923  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    The Post-Searchlight 
    • Death of Mrs. Martha Jane Rich

      Mrs. Martha Jane Rich wife of E. W. Rich, died Wednesday October 17th after a short illness in her home seven miles East of Bainbridge. The deceased was 54 years old and is survived by her husband, sons Allen, Gus, and U. Z. Rich of Bainbridge and three daughters, Mrs. J. R. Lane of Edison, Mrs. C. R. Marchant, Bay Harbor, Fla.; and Miss Eunice Rich, Bainbridge. Funeral services at the grave in Bethel cemetery were conducted by the Rev. W. S. Bayonton and was largely attended. R. C. Ulmer in charge.
    Name  Mattie 
    Buried  Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
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    Person ID  I957  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  10 Jan 2011 

    Father  Joshua McCann,   b. Est 1850,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Margaret Jane Ard,   b. Est 1850,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F1442  Group Sheet

    Family  Rev. Euziah William Rich, Sr.,   b. 22 Sep 1871, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1942, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  23 Aug 1888  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Margaret E. Rich,   b. 2 Apr 1890, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1985, , Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ollie Rich,   b. 7 Apr 1892, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1893, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Allen Elijah Rich,   b. 8 May 1894, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1951, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Doscia Rich,   b. 22 Jul 1896, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1896, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Augustus Joshua Rich,   b. 7 Oct 1897, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1958, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Henrietta Rich,   b. 19 Aug 1900, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1938
     7. Uzziah William Rich, Jr.,   b. 3 Aug 1902, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1941, , , Gadsden County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Infant Rich,   b. 24 Sep 1904, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1904, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Eunice Rich,   b. 17 Dec 1908, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 2000
     10. Smilie Marie Rich,   b. 4 Feb 1912, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1912, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  10 Feb 2006 
    Family ID  F367  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Mar 1871 - , , Miller County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Aug 1888 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 11 Jun 1900 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 15 Apr 1910 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 28 Jun 1920 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Oct 1923 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Post-Searchlight - 25 Oct 1923 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 351.

    2. [S128] notes from 1968 Rich Family Reunion in Tallahassee, FL, Pete and Jean Rich, (written correspondence with attendees: original papers in possession of Jean Downs Rich Murray).

    3. [S52] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, on microfilm, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Mrs. Martha Jane McCann Rich, box 172, vol. 9, no. 23, Thursday, 25 Oct 1923, p. 1.

    4. [S28] Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, near Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, joint grave marker for Eusiah W. and Martha McCann Rich, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 19 Nov 2005.

    5. [S1261] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 191, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 35, p. 227A, dwelling 226, family 234, Euziah Rich household, accessed 7 Jul 2008, 7 Jul 2008.

    6. [S1260] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 183, Pine Hill, enumeration district (ED) 57, sheet 1B, dwelling 17, family 18, Euziah W. Rich household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.

    7. [S1251] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), E. W. Rich household, Militia District 513, district 31, dwelling 173, family 176, page 9B; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 248.

    8. [S52] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, on microfilm, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Mrs. Martha Jane McCann Rich, box 172, vol. 9, no. 23, Thursday, 25 Oct 1923, page 1.