Charles Amos BARFIELD

Charles Amos BARFIELD[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17]

Male 1903 - 1977

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  • Born  24 Oct 1903  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  17 May 1977  Canal Point, Palm Beach County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  19 May 1977  Port Mayaca Cemetery, Martin County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Charles Amos BARFIELD, a son of Susan Frances Boatright and William Leander Barfield, was born on 24 October 1903 in Emanuel County, Georgia. He was named as a son, aged 6 years, in his parents' household in the 1910 Emanuel County census and as aged 16 years in the 1920 census. He also was listed as a surviving son in his mother's 1953 obituary, and a surviving brother in Ledora Barfield Britt's 1943 obituary, and in James Brinson Barfield's 1967 obituary. His residence was Canal Point, Palm Beach County, Florida.

      Charles married first Willie Maude McCoy in Emanuel County on 12 December 1923. She was born on 25 February 1911 in Georgia. They were recorded in the 1930 Emanuel County census as follows: Charles Barfield, head, rented house, lived on a farm, age 26, age 19 when first married, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia, farmer, general farm, self-employed, was working at time of the census, was not a veteran; Maude, wife, housekeeper, age 26, age 19 when first married, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; and, Alpha, daughter, age 5, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia.

      They had one daughter:

      i. Alpha Faye BARFIELD

      The date when Charles left Emanuel County is uncertain. According to a legal notice in the local newspaper, Charles made application for a delayed birth certificate in July 1943. They were in Canal Point, Palm Beach County, Florida, by the time of the 1945 Florida census. They were recorded as follows: C. A. Barfield, male, age 40, born in Georgia, high school education, worked for U.S.S. Corporation; Maude, female; age 39, born in Georgia, housewife; and, Alapha, female, age 20, born in Georgia, high school education, bookkeeper.

      Maude died on 22 July 1963 in Palm Beach County, Florida.

      Charles married second Mrs. Addie Glada Williams on 20 January 1964 in Okeechobee County, Florida. She was born on 25 February 1911.

      Lester Williams, the son of Addie Williams (Charles' second wife), gave an affidavit on 20 December 1985 regarding Charles and Willie Maude:

      2. That he [Lester Williams] personally knew C. A.
      Barfield, a/k/a Charles Amos Barfield, as his
      stepfather and Maude Barfield, his first wife during
      their lifetime.
      3. That they were married to each other prior to
      January 10, 1952, and that marriage was never
      terminated by any court order or decree prior to the
      death of Maude Barfield.
      4. That the said Maude Barfield, a/k/a Willie Maude
      Barfield, died on July 22, 1963, and C. A. Barfield
      died on May 17, 1977, and a copy of his death
      certificate is filed in Official Record Book 4391,
      Page 1627.

      Charles died in Canal Point on 17 May 1977. He was buried at Port Mayaca Cemetery, Martin County, Florida. Addie died on 25 August 1984 in Palm Beach, Florida.

      Lester Williams, once again, gave an affidavit on 28 November 1984 about Charles and Addie:

      2. That he [Lester Williams] is the son of Addie G.
      Barfield.
      3. That C. A. Barfield and Addie G. Barfield were
      married to each other at least prior to March 3, 1969.
      4. That the marriage described above was never
      terminated by any court order or decree.
      5. That C. A. Barfield, a/k/a Charles Amos Barfield
      died on May 17, 1977, in Palm Beach County, Florida,
      and a copy of his death certificate is filed in
      Official Record Book 4397, Page 1627. That Addie G.
      Barfield died on August 25, 1984, and her estate is
      now being probated in Palm Beach County, Florida,
      Probate No. 84-3570-CP.
    Person ID  I708  Boatright Genealogy
    Last Modified  21 Jul 2012 

    Father  William Leander BARFIELD,   b. 5 Jun 1872, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1924, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Susan Frances BOATRIGHT,   b. 2 Nov 1883, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1953, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Dec 1902  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F134  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Willie Maude MCCOY,   b. 25 Feb 1911, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1963, Palm Beach County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Dec 1923  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alpha Faye BARFIELD
    Last Modified  12 Apr 2011 
    Family ID  F636  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mrs. Addie Glada WILLIAMS,   b. 25 Feb 1911,   d. 25 Aug 1984, Palm Beach County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  20 Jan 1964  Okeechobee County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  12 Apr 2011 
    Family ID  F637  Group Sheet


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