Ephraim Massengil b June 15, 1845 [according to his tombstone at MT Carmel Baptist Church cemetery in Cleveland, TN- Polk Co, TN]in SC.
married Ellen E. Calhoon on 13 Oct 1866 in Whitfiled Co, GA died June 12, 1918 in Cleveland, TN buried : MT Carmel Baptist Church cemetery in Cleveland, TN
This Ephraim is listed in the 1880 Whifield Co, GA census on page 39A in the city of Red Clay.
Ephraim Masongill male age 33 b SC Farmer SC/SC Elizabeth Masongill fem age 32 b GA keeping house VA James B. Masongill male age 11 b GASC/GA Leona E. Masongill female age 10 b GA SC/GA Mary V.Masongill female age 7 b. GA SC/GA Euginia Masongill female age 5 b. GA SC/GA Maggie L. Masongill female age 2 b. GA SC/GA
"Ephraim Massengale" is listedas having died at the age of 73 in 1918 [See TN Death Records for Bradley County, Tn for 1918. entry number 7.
Note: Red Clay community in Whitfield Co, Ga is two miles from Mt Carmel Baptist Church in Bradley Co, TN.
There is an "Ephraim Massengale" who served in the Civil War in Whitfield Co, GA.He served in the 39th Regiment, Georgia Infantry.I assume that that "Ephraim Massengale" is the same person, but I have not pulled his Civil War service records to confirm that as of yet.
[LDS/IGI/family # 1609694] says: John Massengill and Cinderilla Lindee R. Dunkin had a son named Ephraim Massingill born in 1846 in SC.This son Ephraim married Ellen E. Calhoon on 13 Oct. 1866 in Whitfield Co, GA