Matilda Berry

Female 1798 - 1871  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Matilda Berry  [1, 2
    Born Apr 1798  Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Dec 1871  Pickens, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I8622  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father William Green Berry,   b. Abt 1762, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1805, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Nancy Lincecum,   b. Between 1768 and 1769, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1849, Winston, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1788  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F3269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F3057  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Apr 1798 - Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Dec 1871 - Pickens, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - Matilda BERRY was listed with sister Nancy in the 1860 Pickens County, Alabama Federal census.

      - Transcription of image of obituary attached to FindAGrave memorial #87251028 for Matilda Berry (source not listed -- http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=87251028):
      DIED.
      Miss MATILDA BERRY departed this life at the residence of her niece, Mrs. S. M. Pannell, in Pickens county, Ala., on the 12th of December, 1871, aged 73 years 7 months and 22 days. Miss Berry was born in Natchez, Miss., April 20th, 1798. In the Fall of 1828 she professed religion and joined the Baptist church, of which she remained a consistent and pious member to the day of her death. Two older sisters, and many relatives survive her. [End]

      *W. C. Daniel created FindAGrave memorial in 2012. States there is "no surviving marker. Believed to be buried here as membership rolls show her a member of this church at the time of her death." -- Mount Pleasant Church & Cemetery at Gordo, Pickens County, Alabama

  • Sources 
    1. [S858] 1860 Census of United States, Alabama, Pickens, Gordo P.O., population Schedule; Online Images, Page No. 147, dwelling & family 999, Nancy Barrett household, accessed 2 October 2016, National Archives and Records Administration credited.
      Includes Francis M. (age 25); Wm R. (age 18); and Matilda Berry (age 53)

    2. [S860] Daniel, W. C., Compiler, Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, Cemetery located at Gordo, Pickens County, Alabama. FindAGrave memorial #87251028, Matilda Berry.

    3. [S768] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Nancy Lincecum m. William Green Berry 1788, Georgia.