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John L. Mathis (#47090215)
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Bio Photo the son of John Baxter Mathis & Minnie Olivia Ertzberger Mathis & Grandson to William Thomas Mathis & Sarah Miller Mathis and Great grandson of William Wesley Mathis an Martha Terry Mathis. My Dad and Grandparents are from Jackson Co. NC.
on my Mother side i am the grandson of Brannon B. and Sara Garner Ertzberger and great grandson of Walker Jefferson Ertzberger and Dicey Smith Ertberger. I was Born in Gastonia,NC. moved to the Swain and Jackson Co. area in 1981 and me and my wife love it here in the Great Smoky Mountains, I enjoy doing Genealogy and visiting Different Cemeteries and taking photo's and when i can . if anyone needs me to add anything to a name, just leave me a message and i will be glad to add or change, the dates are whats on the headstones or what i can figure out, if I duplicate graves i will delete it just let me know. if you want me to transfer i will or do request, Thank you John.

No Person is truly dead until the last person forgets to remember them.
{ Author Unknown }

Death Leaves a heartache no one can heal;
Love leaves a memory no one can Steal.
{ Unknown }

Mathis, William Wesley Birth : APR 1837 NC
Gender: Male
Family:
Spouse: Terry, Martha Bn : 15 SEP 1842 NC
Death : 10 JUL 1929 Waynesville, Haywood Co., NC
Gender: Female

Children:
Mathis, William Thomas
Mathis, James Washington
Mathis, Elbert
Birth : ABT 1870 NC
Gender: Male
Mathis, Dillard Andrew
Mathis, John E.
Mathis, Sarah B.
Birth : ABT 1876 NC
Gender: Female
Mathis, George W.
Mathis, Joel McDuff
Mathis, Rufus Edgar

My GrandFather
Mathis, William Thomas
Birth : 30 APR 1864 Jackson Co., NC
Death : 27 JAN 1929 Scotts Creek, Jackson Co., NC
Gender: Male
Parents:
Father: Mathis, William
Mother: Terry, Martha

Family:
Marriage: 06 APR 1884 in Jackson Co., NC
Spouse:
Miller, Sarah Elvira
Birth : 09 MAY 1866 Jackson Co., NC
Death : 03 FEB 1936 Scotts Creek, Jackson Co., NC
Gender: Female
Parents:
Father: Miller, William L.
Mother: Clayton, Martha Ann

Children:
Mathis, William G.
Birth : MAR 1886 Haywood Co., NC
Gender: Male

Mathis, Anderson B.
Birth : JUL 1887 Haywood Co., NC
Gender: Male

Mathis, Benjamin H.
Birth : MAY 1891 NC
Gender: Male

Mathis, Elbert Clingman
Birth : 02 OCT 1893 Addie Jackson Co., NC
Death : 17 OCT 1918 Scotts Creek, Jackson Co., NC
Gender: Male

Mathis, Thomas C.
Birth : JAN 1893 Haywood Co., NC
Gender: Male

Mathis, Arty
Birth : SEP 1894 Haywood Co., NC
Gender: Female

Mathis, Samuel Houston

Mathis, Nancy E.
Birth : APR 1897
Gender: Female

Mathis, Sarah Emmaline
Birth : 27 MAR 1898 Jackson Co., NC
Death : 30 NOV 1966 High Point, Guilford Co., NC
Gender: Female

Mathis, John Baxter
Birth: 18 July 1902
Death: 14 Feb 1994

Mathis, Nettie Ann
Birth: Apr. 14, 1905
Death: Dec. 22, 1996
Sylva, Jackson County
North Carolina, USA
W/o Samuel Elsie Cogdill B.3-21-1901 D.5-5-1972



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Kelly Moody Fesperman
Transfer #33102362
First of all, thanks for all your hard work! Will you please transfer Claude Vance Moody #33102362 to me? He was my paternal grandfather. Thank you so much!
Kelly Moody Fesperman
#49022863
Added by Kelly Moody Fesperman on Jun 02, 2016 10:44 AM
Moody Ancestor
Fred A. Cloer # 54484706
Hello John would you please transfer my Fred A. Cloer # 54484706 to me Moody Ancestor #48568092 Thank you for your time and consideration once again :-)
Added by Moody Ancestor on Feb 14, 2016 12:17 PM
Marcus Moss
David Herman "Crock" Lambert
David Herman "Crock" Lambert memorial # 37884046
You took a picture of his grave marker. He now has a new granite head marker. It would be nice to have a picture of it on his memorial. I don't have a camera. lol

He is buried in Birdtown Cemetery in Cherokee, NC
Added by Marcus Moss on Dec 09, 2015 5:21 PM
E Jones
memorial 33153698
John please add May 6 2015 as death date for my mother
Martha Lucille Jones. Also please take a new picture of the headstoneand update her memorial photo and my dads memorial photo (Harrison Lee Jones)

They are in Addie
Thanks.
Eddie Jones
Added by E Jones on Nov 17, 2015 7:26 PM
E Jones
Melissa Cater Jones
John would you plesse create a memorial and take.a photo
of my wifes headstone.
She is buried in Addie
Thanks. Eddie Jones
Added by E Jones on Nov 17, 2015 6:59 PM
Moody Ancestor
Cordelia Hyatt Moody # 37179965
Hello John could you please transfer maintenance on Cordelia Hyatt Moody # 37179965 to me Moody Ancestor #48568092 Thank you!
Added by Moody Ancestor on Nov 10, 2015 2:29 PM
Moody Ancestor
Thank you John
Thank you John fof the transfer :-)
Added by Moody Ancestor on Nov 07, 2015 3:42 PM
Carolyn Grice Blackwelder
Thank you
Thanks for the transfer!
Added by Carolyn Grice Blackwelder on Sep 27, 2015 2:13 PM
Talmadge Coggins
Duplicate Memorials
Good Morning
Mr. Mathis I have discovered you have the following memorials listed For Barkers Creek Cemetery, Jackson County, NC

Willian Ham Wykle #72719408
Jane Beasley Wykle #72719424


Their is another two memorials listed under Moody Cemetery, Jackson County, NC by another contributor.

William Ham Wykle #64280113
Jane Beasley Wykle #64280031

I do believe Barkers Creek Cemetery was once called Moody Cemetery and and considered the same.

The links for children are linked to the memorial for Moody and the headstone photo are displayed under the Barkers Creek Memorial.

William Ham Wykle was my Great Great Grandfather and I am curently working on that area of my Family Tree.

I am not sure of the best way to sort this out so the links to children/spouse will come out correctly. Thanks you in advance for your assistance. Have a Great Day
Added by Talmadge Coggins on Aug 14, 2015 9:40 AM
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Harvey Moody # 37179987
Hello John could you please transfer maintenance on my great grandfather Harvey Moody # 37179987 to me Moody Ancestor #48568092 Thank you :-)
Added by Moody Ancestor on Jun 09, 2015 12:07 PM
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