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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: Josiah James Willard / Sarah Jessie Candler (F6551)

m. 11 May 1871


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  • Father | Male
    Josiah James Willard

    Born  26 Nov 1842  Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 May 1884  Atlanta, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  11 May 1871  [1]  Carroll County, Georgia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Levi Willard | F6553 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah Phipps Allen | F6553 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Sarah Jessie Candler

    Born  14 Jan 1845  Villa Rica, Carroll, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Mar 1921  Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Samuel Charles Candler | F6520 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Martha Bernetta Beall | F6520 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Samuel Levi Willard

    Born  6 Sep 1874  Cartersville, Bartow, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Jessie Candler Willard

    Born  12 Jun 1876  Cartersville, Bartow, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Feb 1953  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  4 Feb 1953  Greenmount Mausoleum, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    + Josiah James Willard

    Born  10 Oct 1878  Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 May 1970  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oakwood Cemetery, Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Cecil Young | F6562 
    Married  4 Sep 1905   

    Child 4 | Female
    Florence Candler Willard

    Born  18 Apr 1882  Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Jan 1957  Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Mary Brain Willard

    Born  24 Nov 1883  Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Feb 1912  Merchantville, Camden, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).