RHODES Family

First Generation

1. Richard Wesley1 Rhodes was born in Georgia December 1864. Richard died 1937 Jefferson Co, GA, at 72 years of age. Buried at Walden's United Methodist Cemetery, Jefferson County, GA

Find A Grave Memorial# 62032613

He married Mary Alice Godowns Jefferson Co, GA, December 1888. Mary was born Jefferson Co, GA April 11, 1862. Mary was the daughter of John M Godowns and Elizabeth E Harvey. Mary died June 13, 1917 Jefferson Co, GA, at 55 years of age. Buried at Walden's United Methodist Cemetery, Jefferson County, GA

Find A Grave Memorial# 62032638

In the 1900 census 79th Melitia Dist, Jefferson County GA, Page 70, Richard (age 35) is recorded with his wife Mary (age 39), Bessie (age 8), Alice (age 6), Frank (age 4), Edgar (age 1), Elizabeth Godowns (mother-in-law age 64), Annie (sister-in-law age 27) and Jefferson (brother-in-law age 20). They have been married for 11 years and have had 5 children with 4 living at the time of the census.

Richard Wesley Rhodes and Mary Alice Godowns had the following children:

child 2 i. Bessie M2 Rhodes was born Jefferson Co, GA September 1891.

child 3 ii. Ollie H Rhodes was born Jefferson Co, GA July 1893. Ollie died 1976 Jefferson Co, GA, at 82 years of age. Buried at Walden's United Methodist Cemetery, Jefferson County, GA

child 4 iii. Frank Rhodes was born Jefferson Co, GA July 1895.

child 5 iv. Edgar Rhodes was born Jefferson Co, GA August 1899.

child 6 v. Susie Rhodes was born October 22, 1900. Susie died April 8, 1936 Augusta, Richmond Co, GA, at 35 years of age. She married Tom C. Swift in Bartow, Jefferson Co, GA, 1923.

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