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Charles Leonidas Harrell, Jr.

Male 1881 - 1953  (71 years)


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  • Name Charles Leonidas Harrell  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 8 May 1881  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 9
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jan 1953  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Buried 20 Jan 1953  Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Person ID I267  Main
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2012 

    Father Charles Leonidas Harrell, Sr.,   b. 16 Jun 1852, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1895, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eugenia Angaretta Jones,   b. 7 Feb 1856, , Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1926, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Dec 1872  , Blakely, Early County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12
    Family ID F166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Olive Womack,   b. 21 Oct 1882, , Danville, , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1951, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1898  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 13, 14, 15, 16
    Children 
     1. Cecil Harrell,   b. 21 Sep 1900, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1993, 1400 Tallahassee Highway, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)  [natural]
     2. Olive Harrell,   b. 1 Sep 1902, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1905, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
     3. Charles Leonidus Harrell, III,   b. 26 Jun 1904, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1994, , Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     4. Dorothy Harrell,   b. 5 Jul 1906, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1935, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  [natural]
     5. Eugenia Angaretta Harrell,   b. 12 Aug 1908, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1991, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     6. Jane Stone Harrell,   b. 30 Jul 1915, , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 2007, 2004 Douglas Drive, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
     7. Anne Womack Harrell
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Charles' middle name, Leonidas, came from Greek history. Leonidas (d. 480 B.C.) was King of Sparta when he died in a heroic stand defending the Pass at Thermopylae against the invading Persians.

  • Sources 
    1. [S795] Vital: Georgia Vital Records, 1919-Present, (Vital Records, Atlanta, Georgia), certificate of death for Charles Leonidas Harrell Jr. (1953), state file no. 647 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S52] Newspaper: Georgia, Decatur, Bainbridge - The Post-Search Light [microfilm], (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Charles Leonidas Harrell Jr., Thursday, 22 Jan 1953, page 1 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S27] Cemetery: Georgia, Decatur, Bainbridge - Oak City Cemetery, grave marker for Charles L. Harrell Jr., block 43, lot 168, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 31 May 2004 (Reliability: 3).
      Inscription:
      Charles L. Harrell
      May 8, 1881
      Jan. 19, 1953

    4. [S796] Georgia, Decatur - Will Books, Clerk of Court, (Probate Court, Bainbridge, Georgia), last will and testament of Charles L. Harrell, written 10 Oct 1951, filed 31 Jan 1953, F:93 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S795] Vital: Georgia Vital Records, 1919-Present, (Vital Records, Atlanta, Georgia), certificate of death for Cecil Harrell Rich (1993), state file no. 052208 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S58] Book: Georgia-Decatur - Bible Records of Decatur County, Volume 1, Eustus Howard Hayes, compiler, (Climax, Georgia: Privately published, 1961), transcription of Bible entry for C. L. Harrell, 64-65 (Reliability: 3).
      see notes

    7. [S25] Book: Georgia-Decatur - Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 235 (Reliability: 3).
      "His (Charles L. Harrell Sr.'s) s, Charles L. Harrell (b 1881, d 1953) was a merchant and salesman. He m Olive Womack (b 1882, d 1951)."

    8. [S1775] Book: Surname-Nowlin/Stone - The Nowlin-Stone Genealogy [Archive.org digital image], James Edmund Nowlin, (http://www.archive.org/details/nowlinstonegenea00nowl: originally published by author in Salt Lake City, Utah, 1916), 435, 440. accessed 17 Mar 2011. (Reliability: 3).
      p. 435
      H Jane Elizabeth Stone, daughter of James F. and Rebecca Thompson Stone, born 19 August, 1841, married
      Vann B. Womack 8 March, 1860, died 1892.

      To this union of Jane Elizabeth Stone and Vann B. Womack were born
      Children :

      i Nettie A. Womack; born 29 January, 1861, died 2 January, 1863.
      ii Bertha Rebecca Womack; born 23 June, 1863, married John Dudley Gatewood.
      iii Susan Bruce Womack; born 7 November. 1868, married George N. Lewis,
      iv Gertie Mills Womack; born 29 October, 1871, married W. T. Daniels.
      V Annie Elizabeth Womack; born 26 July, 1875, married J. F. Daniels,
      vi Judge Cox Womack; born 2 April, 1877, married Blanche Thomas,
      vii Olive Womack; born 21 October, 1882, married Charles L. Harrell.

      p. 440
      Womack - Harrell.

      vii. Olive Womack, youngest child of Jane Elizabeth Stone and Vann B. Womack, was bom in Caswell Co., N. C, 21 October, 1882, and lived there until death of her mother in 1892. After that time she lived with her uncle, James Stone, in the beautiful colonial home of her grandfather about two years, then spent some time with Mrs. William T. Daniels of Sutherlin, Va., her sister. At the age of fourteen years she went to Bainbridge and resided with Mrs. Geo. N. Lewis, another sister, until she married Charles Leonadus Harrell of Bainbridge 24 July, 1898. They live on Roseland Plantation, Ga.

      Charles L. Harrell was reared and educated in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., Ga., bom 8 May, 1881. He is from one of the best and oldest families of the country, being prominent in city, county, and state politics. He has been in the mercantile business for a number of years. He is now on the road as shoe saleman in Boston, Mass.

      Olive Womack Harrell and Charles L. Harrell have
      Children :

      1 Cecil E. Harrell; born 21 September, 1900.
      2 Olive Harrell; born 1 September, 1902, died 4 March, 1905.
      3 Charles L. Harrell, Jr.; born 26 June, 1904.
      4 Dorothy Harrell; born 6 July, 1906.
      5 Eugenia A. Harrell; born 12 August, 1908.

    9. [S58] Book: Georgia-Decatur - Bible Records of Decatur County, Volume 1, Eustus Howard Hayes, compiler, (Climax, Georgia: Privately published, 1961), transcription of Bible entry for C. L. Harrell, 64-65 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S215] Marriage: Georgia, Early - Marriage Record Books, Clerk of Court, (Probate Court, Blakely, Georgia), marriage of C. L. Harrell & E. A. Jones, 12 Dec 1872, certified copy issued to Gail Rich Nestor 4 Mar 2004 (Reliability: 3).
      State of Georgia, Early County:
      To any Judge, Justice of the Inferior Court, Justice of the Peace, or Minister of the Gospel:
      You are hereby Authorized to Join
      C. L. Harrell and E. A. Jones
      In the holy state of MATRIMONY, according to the Constitution and Laws
      of this State; and for so doing, this shall be your sufficient License.
      Given under my hand and seal, This 12th day of
      Dec. 1872
      J. B. Jones, Ordinary.
      GEORGIA, Early COUNTY:
      I Certify, That C. L. Harrell and
      E. A. Jones were duly joined in Matrimony
      by me, this 12 day of December 1872
      Thos Williams J. P. & A. J. P.

    11. [S58] Book: Georgia-Decatur - Bible Records of Decatur County, Volume 1, Eustus Howard Hayes, compiler, (Climax, Georgia: Privately published, 1961), transcription of Bible entry for W. W. Harrell, 36-37 (Reliability: 3).
      Charles L. Harrell married Eugenia C. Jones December 12th 1872

    12. [S58] Book: Georgia-Decatur - Bible Records of Decatur County, Volume 1, Eustus Howard Hayes, compiler, (Climax, Georgia: Privately published, 1961), transcription of Bible entry for C. L. Harrell, 64-65 (Reliability: 3).
      Charles L. Harrell born June 16th, 1852 and Eugenia Angaretta Jones born February 7th, 1855 were married December 12th, 1872 in Blakely, Early County, Georgia

    13. [S793] Marriage: Georgia, Decatur - Marriage Record Books, Clerk of Court, (Probate Court, Bainbridge, Georgia), marriage of C L Harrell & Olive Womack, 24 Jul 1898, D:196 (Reliability: 3).
      Georgia, Decatur County.
      To any Minister of the Gospel, Judge, or Justice of the Peace:---Greeting:
      You are hereby authorized to join
      C L Harrell and Olive Womack
      in the holy state of Matrimony, according to the Constitution and Laws
      of this State: and for so doing, this shall be your sufficient License.
      Given under my hand and seal, this 23 day of June 1898
      CW Wimberly Acting Clk SC
      Ordinary.
      GEORGIA, DECATUR, COUNTY.
      I Hereby Certify, that C L Harrell and Olive Womack
      were duly joined in Matrimony, by me, this 24th day of July 1898
      E R Corswell Minister of the Gospel

    14. [S795] Vital: Georgia Vital Records, 1919-Present, (Vital Records, Atlanta, Georgia), certificate of death for Olive Womack Harrell (1951), state file no. 5584 (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S52] Newspaper: Georgia, Decatur, Bainbridge - The Post-Search Light [microfilm], (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Olive Womack Harrell, Thursday, 15 Mar 1951, pages 1 and 4 (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S27] Cemetery: Georgia, Decatur, Bainbridge - Oak City Cemetery, grave marker for Olive Womack Harrell, block 43, lot 168, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 31 May 2004 (Reliability: 3).
      Inscription:
      Olive Womack
      wife of
      Charles L. Harrell
      Oct. 21, 1882
      Mar. 12, 1951