Thelma Ardeth BARFIELD

Thelma Ardeth BARFIELD[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14]

Female 1908 - 1994

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  • Born  16 May 1908  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  13 Jun 1994  Starr, Anderson County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Rock Branch Baptist Cemetery, Elbert County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Thelma Ardeth BARFIELD, a daughter of Frances Boatright and William L. Barfield, was born 16 May 1908 in Emanuel County, Georgia. She was named as a daughter, aged 1 year, in her parents' household in the 1910 Emanuel County census, and aged 11 years in the 1920 census. She also was named as a surviving daughter in her mother's 1953 obituary, and as a surviving sister in Ledora Barfield Britt's 1943 obituary, in James Brinson Barfield's 1967 obituary, in Lora Barfield Neal's 1984 obituary, and in William Ray Barfield's 1987 obituary. She was a resident of Elbert County in 1948, but moved from Elberton to Starr, South Carolina between 1967 and 1987.

      She married Arthur B. Howell on 25 October 1926 in Hartwell, Hart County, Georgia. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on 31 October 1976 with a reception given by their children at the Rock Branch Church in Elberton.

      They were recorded in the 1930 Hart County, Georgia, census as follows: Arthur Howell, head, rented home, lived on a farm, age 30, married first at age 27, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in South Carolina, farmer, general farm, self-employed, was working at time of the census, was a veteran of World War I; Thelma, wife, housekeeper, age 21, age 18 when first married, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; and, A. B., son, age 7 months, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia.

      They had four children:

      i. Ray HOWELL
      ii. Lillie Bell HOWELL
      iii. Shirley HOWELL
      iv. Barbara HOWELL

      Arthur died on 22 February 1981 in Starr, Anderson County, South Carolina, and was buried in Rock Branch Baptist Cemetery, Elbert County, Georgia.

      Thelma died on 13 June 1994 in Starr and was buried beside Arthur in Rock Branch Baptist Cemetery.
    Person ID  I710  Boatright Genealogy
    Last Modified  16 Apr 2011 

    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  Arthur B. HOWELL,   b. 11 May 1899, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1981, Starr, Anderson County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Oct 1926  Hartwell, Hart County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ray HOWELL
     2. Lillie Bell HOWELL
     3. Shirley HOWELL
     4. Barbara HOWELL
    Last Modified  16 Apr 2011 
    Family ID  F639  Group Sheet


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