Seeking information on the parentage and background of the two wives of Charlie Devotie NEWSOM(E), b. 06 AUG 1871, probably at Clapp's Factory, Muscogee Co, GA, the son of Henry M. & Permelia A. (PAGE) NEWSOM(E).In 1880, Charlie (age 9) was in his parents' household in Brownville, Lee Co, AL, and was working in a cotton mill, possibly Clapp's Factory across the Chattahoochee River in GA.By 1884, the NEWSOM family were employed at Banning Mill in Carroll Co, GA, where Charlie m1. 24 APR 1892 to Mollie Dussiler [= Druscilla?] MADDEN.They had one known child:
Defariest [= DeForest?] NEWSOM(E), b. 27 DEC 1892 Carroll Co, GA
Charlie m2. 05 JAN 1896 in Carroll Co, GA to Ollie Mae BRYANT.Their children:
William Brunis NEWSOM(E), b. 24 JUL 1897 - he is evidently: Wm. NEWSOM, b. 24 JUL 1897, d. JAN 1983, SS# 263-09-5495, issued in FL before 1951, last residence ZIP code 32507 (Pensacola, Escambia Co, FL).
Lottie Sue NEWSOM(E), b. 21 OCT 1900 - she is evidently:Lottie BURKS, b. 21 OCT 1900, d. SEP 1980, SS# 258-07-0145, issued in GA before 1951, last residence & death benefits ZIP codes both 36867 (Phenix City, Russell Co, AL).Her husband was perhaps: James BURKS, b. 02 AUG 1900, d. JUN 1976, SS# 258-05-2066, issued in GA before 1951, last residence & death benefits ZIP codes both 36867 (Phenix City, Russell Co, AL).
Charlie and his family moved from Carroll Co, GA to Girard, Russell Co, AL, probably in 1903, when his sisters Morilla NEWSOM and Candice Dorinda (NEWSOM) ADERHOLD and her family, and probably their brother Andrew B. NEWSOM, relocated there.
I am also interested in information on the descendants of Charlie D. NEWSOM(E) by each of his wives and will be glad to share what records I have.Thanks - John Mallory Land