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Mary Jane (Daniel) Howard 


Sina "Sinnie" Myrtle Howard
4/20/1878 - 2/20/1954
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Mary Jane (Daniel) Howard
6/10/1898 - 1/28/1974
Mary Jane (Daniel) Howard was born on June 10, 1898 in Calhoun Co., Georgia and died on January 28, 1974 in Dougherty County, Georgia. She lived to be 75 years old.

Her father was _________ Daniel.

She married Charles Howard in 1919.
Their children were:
Sarah Jane
Hillsman "Bud"

Mary Jane married Charlie Gatlin.
Thier children were:
Walter "Rat"
Marion "Bugger" -married Patricia Griggs
Albert Leo-married Nell Brown
Mary Frances
Ruby S.
Census4/26/1910 Militia District 1123 GA (Calhoun County) 11 yrs old 
Recorded as family #80: Wills Mote (white male, age 32), Minnie (wife, age 24), William (son, age 10), Eddie (daughter, age 8), Georgia (daughter, 5), John A. (son, 3), Simmie M. (daughter, 2), and Sarah J. Howard (mother-in-law, age 63). Sarah was born in GA and she does not know where her parents were born. Everyone else was born in GA as were their parents. Wills and Minnie have been married 9 years and all five of their children are still living. English is their native language and they live on a general farm.

Living next door is the family of Siney Howard (white female, age 30), Evale Aycock(daughter, age 15), Mary Daniel (daughter, age 13), Arthur Saules (son, age 9), Bessie Nix (daughter, age 7), George Nix (son, age 5), Coy Nix (son, age 2). Siney has given birth to six children and all are still living. Siney and Evale are laborers on a general farm.  
Marriage5/4/1919 GA (Calhoun County) 20 yrs old 
Charlie Howard and Mary Howard are married in Calhoun County, Georgia. 
Census1/14/1920 Malitia District 1304 GA (Calhoun County) 21 yrs old 
family#92 Charlie H. Howard (age 21) & Mary Howard (20). They rent their home. Charlie is a farmer. They were both born in GA, as were their parents.  
Death Certificate11/23/1923 Edison GA (Calhoun County) 25 yrs old 
Name: Howard, Gender: Male, Race: White, Ethnicity: American, Age: Stillborn, Birth Date: Nov. 9, 1923, Birth Place: Calhoun Co., Death Date: Nov. 9, 1923, Death Place: Edison, Calhoun, Georgia, Father: Charley Harris Howard, Mother: Mary Jane Howard 
Census4/23/1930 Farmers Academy GA (Randolph County) 31 yrs old 
#236-Charlie L. Gatlin (age 37), Mary Gatlin (33), Thelma Gatlin (10), Sarah Gatlin (8), Hillsman Gatlin (6), Ruby Gatlin (4), Mary F. Gatlin (0).Street address: Shellman and Morgan Rd.All were born in GA. Charlie is a farm laborer. Charlie states he was first married at age 21, Mary states she was first married at age 32. 
Census4/22/1940 Brooksville GA (Randolph County) 41 yrs old 
#167 -Charlie Gatlin (age 46) Mary Gatlin (40) Thelma Gatlin (19) Sarah Gatlin (18) Ruby Gatlin (15) Frances Gatlin (10) Albert Gatlin (7) Emory Gatlin (5), Marion Gatlin (3), Walter Gatlin (9 mos.) All born in GA. Charlie is a farmer, Mary is a house wife, Thelma, Sarah and Ruby do house work. 
Graveyard/Tombstone1/28/1974 Rehoboth Cem. , Shellmen GA (Randolph County County) 75 yrs old 
Mary Jane Howard Gatlin
Jun. 10, 1897 to Jan. 28, 1974

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7 1905 Crisp, Grady, Jenkins, Tift, Davis, Stephens, Toombs, Turner, and Ben Hill Counties formed.
14 1912 Forsyth, Bleckley, and Wheeler Counties formed.
16 1914 Barrow, Candler, Bacon, and Evans Counties are formed.
19 1917 Atkinson and Treutlen Counties are formed.
22 1920 Seminole, Lanier, Brantley, Long, and Lamar Counties are formed.
26 1924 Peach County is formed.
2 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
2 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
3 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
4 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
5 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
6 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
8 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
8 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
8 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
14 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
15 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
16 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
25 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
25 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
26 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
28 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
29 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
30 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
38 1936 The first regular television broadcast happens in England
40 1938 Hahn, Strassmann, Meitner and Frisch discover nuclear fission
48 1946 The university of Pennsylvania develops the ENIAC computer, containing 18,000 vacuum tubes
49 1947 Researches at Bell Labs invent the first transistor
53 1951 The first color television is introduced in the U.S.
54 1952 The first sex-change surgery was performed to change George Jorgensen into Christine Jorgensen.
59 1957 Sputnik is launched by the Soviets and becomes the first artificial satellite to orbit the earth. It marks the beginning of the great "space race" between the Soviet Union and the U.S.
62 1960 The ruby laser was created by Maiman
64 1962 U.S. astronaut, John Glenn, orbits the earth
67 1965 The first "space walk" was completed by the Soviet Union
73 1971 The first unmanned spacecraft hit Mars and was launched by the Soviet Union
76 1974 Discovery of "Lucy" in Africa, an almost complete hominid skeleton over 3 million years old, only 3 and a half feet tall but having adult teeth, a small brain, walked upright
10 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
14 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
15 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
19 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
21 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
40 1938 NEWS HEADLINES: Orson Wells' radio production of H.G. Well's War of the Worlds causes a national panic.
41 1939 NEWS HEADLINES: The first regular television broadcast happens in the United States
43 1941 NEWS HEADLINES: December 7, 1941 -- Japan launches a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor and the US officially declares war on Japan the following day. World War II begins for American soldiers.
52 1950 NEWS HEADLINES: On June 25, the Korean War begins and the United Nations officially declaring war on North Korea two days later.
57 1955 NEWS HEADLINES: Rosa Parks refuses to give her seat to a white man on a bus in Montgomery, AL.
62 1960 NEWS HEADLINES: The first birth control pill was approved and made available to the public
65 1963 NEWS HEADLINES: On November 22, President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas by Lee Harvey Oswald.
71 1969 NEWS HEADLINES: In July, the U.S. becomes the first nation to land astronauts on the moon. Neil Armstrong becomes the first man to step on the lunar surface.
72 1970 NEWS HEADLINES: U.S. forces invade Cambodia and the Vietnam War continues to escalate. Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix die of drug overdoses. Four Kent State University students are killed during a Vietnam War protest.
11 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
12 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
29 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
31 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
32 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
34 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
35 1933 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected president under his "New Deal" campaign. Frances Perkins becomes the first woman to hold a cabinet post when FDR appoints her secretary of labor. On December 5, the 21st Amendment is added to the Constitution, repealing Prohibition. Drinks for everyone!
36 1934 Congress passes the Indian Reorganization Act which allows remaining Indian tribes to reorganize.
36 1934 Farm families must leave the dust bowl-stricken Great Plains areas. The dust bowl includes areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arkansas. Radio picks up the "Okie" songs. In all, 400,000 people leave the Great Plains.
37 1935 Congress passes the Social Security Act, giving elder Americans Social Security money for the first time.
41 1939 Hollywood releases The Wizard of Oz, one of the first films to be made in color.
45 1943 Japanese Americans are relocated to internment camps; Almost 400,000 coal miners go on strike; Race riots break out in Los Angeles and Detroit.
46 1944 On June 6, Allied forces invade Normandy (referred to as "D-Day")
47 1945 President Roosevelt dies; The United Nations is established; the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima.
56 1954 The nationally televised McCarthy hearings lead to Senator Joseph McCarthy's downfall; Segregation by race in schools is declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court; Congress adds the words "under God" to the Pledge of Allegiance and requires "In God We Trust" to appear on all American currency.
64 1962 The Cuban missile crisis escalates and Americans prepare for a Nuclear War with Fidel Castro in Cuba.
68 1966 The Black Panther party is founded.
69 1967 Martin Luther King leads an anti Vietnam protest in New York; The American Indian Movement is founded; Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King are assassinated; Three Apollo astronauts are killed in a fire on the launch pad.
73 1971 Charles Manson is found guilt of murder.
74 1972 Break-in at the Democratic headquarters sets of the Watergate Scandal.
75 1973 The Vietnam War peace pacts were signed in Paris and the last of the American forces finally leave Vietnam.
11 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
16 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.
19 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
21 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
22 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
40 1938 Hitler annexes Anschluss into Germany. At the Munich Conference, Germany is given a portion of Czechoslovakia.
41 1939 Hitler takes over all of Czechoslovakia. On Sept. 1st, Germany invades Poland. On Sept. 3rd, Great Britain and France declare war on Germany. World War II has begun.
47 1945 World War II ends with a Japanese delegation signing instrument of surrender aboard battleship Missouri in Tokyo Bay.

Charles Howard
Born on November 23, 1897 and died on February 15, 1925.
They were married 5/4/1919.

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Charlie Gatlin
Born on February 25, 1894 and died on October 19, 1973.
They were married 1/1/1929.

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The Children of Mary Jane (Daniel) Howard

Sara Alice Howard
Born in Calhoun County, Georgia on May 1, 1921 and died in Randolph County, Georgia on July 9, 1996. She was 75 years old.

She married Billy Daniels (8/11/1918 -1968)
Billy Jr.
Margaret ...
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35 years old
Hillsman Rudolph Howard
Born in Calhoun County, Georgia on November 1, 1924 and died in Lee County, Georgia on May 13, 2000. He was 75 years old.

He was always called H.R. or "Bud" . He married Myrtis Wilkes and they had two children. He served in the Army in WWII, stationed in active duty in France. After the war he owned his own business H. R...
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Ruby Seal Gatin
Born in Randolph County, Georgia on February 24, 1926 and died in Randolph County, Georgia on March 14, 2009. She was 83 years old.

She married Perry Carson Thompson (1891-1968)...
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Albert Leo Gatlin
Born in Shellman, Randolph County, Georgia on October 7, 1932 and died in Shellman, Randolph County, Georgia on April 6, 1981. He was 48 years old.

He married Nell Brown...
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Emory Gatlin
Born in Shellman, Randolph County, Georgia on April 18, 1935 and died in Shellman, Randolph County, Georgia on May 10, 1969. She was 34 years old.

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Marion Gatlin
Born in Shellman, Randolph County, Georgia on December 23, 1936 and died in Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia on April 16, 1988. He was 51 years old.

He was called "Bugger". He married Patricia Griggs....
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Walter Gatlin
Born in Shellman, Randolph County, Georgia on June 12, 1939 and died in Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia on August 11, 2001. He was 62 years old.

He was called "Rat"...
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