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Manuel W. C. Lynch
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Birth: Feb., 1859
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1941
Blythe
Richmond County
Georgia, USA

Family Member: great-grandfather:

Family TimeLine:
Manuel Lynch
Adline Lynch Darnell
Amos Goines Darnell
Billie Darnell Greene
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The family said that Manuel was the first railroad conductor on the first train that went through Bamberg.
He moved his family from the Bamberg SC area around 1916, to a farm in south Richmond COunty, Ga. They moved because "the water was bad, and people were dying". Manuel was a farmer. His granddaughter, Pauline Carter, said she always loved to go with him when he bought watermelons for the hogs. He would come back with half a truck load, scoop out the hearts of the melons with his knife for the grandchildren, then toss the rest to the hogs. She said they always ate so much those days, it made them sick.
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M.W.C. Lynch, 82, farmer, died at his home near here at 5:30pm today after a long illness.

A native of Orangeburg, S.C., Mr. Lynch had lived near here for 23 years, and was a faithful member of the Church of God.

Survivors include four daughtes, Mrs Mary (Addie)Darnell, Mrs. Rachel Rumbley (Crumbley), and Mrs, Jesse Gay (Gussie) all of Blythe, and Mrs. H.C. Carter of Augusta. Seven grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 4pm at The Church of God at Matthews, with the Rev. J.K. DeGolyer officiating.
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Georgia Deaths
M W C Lynch
White, malel, age 82
Death Date: 25 Oct 1941
County of Death: Richmnd
Certificate: 25261
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In the 1900 United States Census, Manuel Lynch is living in Edisto, Orangeburg County, South Carolina, with his wife Mary Ann Judy Lynch,age 39, and his three daughters. Two sons have been born and died by now. His daughters are Adline "Addie", age 8; Rachel,age 3; and Mamie Lynch, age 1. Manuel is 41, a white male, and is listed as bring born in Feb of 1859 in South Carolina. He is married and head of house. He has been married 12 years (1888).It says both of his parents were born in South Carlina
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By 1910, Manuel Lynch was 52, still living in Edisto, of Orangeburg County, South Carolina. His family members are wife: Mary, age 48; daughters, Addie, age 18; Rachel, age 14; Mamie, age 12; and Gussie, age 6.
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By 1920, The Lynch family is living in Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia. Manuel had moved his family 4 years earlier. The men; Manuel, and his son in law, Henry Darnell, and Henry's son Allen, age 5, left first in wagons carrying all the household goods. A few weeks later the women, arrived by train; (Mary Ann, Addie, Rachel, and Gussie.) Daughter Mamie was married and stayed behind in Edisto. She and her family moved to Augusta a few years later. In Manuel's household that year was his wife, Mary Ann, and daughter Gussie, age 15.
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The 1930 census shows Manuel Lynch,age 73; his wife Mary Ann, age74; daughters, Rachel Crumbley, age 35; and Gussie Gay,age 25; along with Gussie's daughter Lois, age 8; living in the househould. The family is still in Blythe Georgia.
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By the 1940 census, Manuel is 81, and a widower. He is living in Blythe, Richmond County, Georgia. He is a farmer, and lives on the farm he owns. Farm Value is $250.It says he worked 52 weeks last year, on his own account. Highest Grade Completed was the 5th grade. Living with him is his daughters, Rachel Crumbley, age 43; and Gussie Gay, age 36. Both daughters was married, but separated from their spouses.
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Sons buried in Orangeburg County, South Carolina.
B. Oren Lynch

S. Tilman Lynch



 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Judy Lynch (1863 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Adeline Lynch Darnell (1890 - 1971)*
  Rachel Lynch Crook (1896 - 1967)*
  Mamie Lynch Carter (1898 - 1961)*
  Gussie Lynch Gay (1903 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Augusta
Richmond County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Billie Greene
Record added: Sep 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58082585
Manuel W. C. Lynch
Added by: Billie Greene
 
Manuel W. C. Lynch
Added by: Billie Greene
 
Manuel W. C. Lynch
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