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looking for great grand mother reltives

looking for great grand mother reltives

Posted: 2 Apr 2013 6:04PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 2 Apr 2013 6:05PM GMT
Surnames: dinkins or getties
my great grandmother was tempy dinkins born in 1880.she had one daughter delia.they lived in bethune later moved to westville s.c. also ther was my grandmother was elizabeth (lizzie getties) i would like to know my great grandmother mother or father.i think tempy married a robert or robin dinkins.can't understand what is on death cert. any info would help there might be some dinkins in sumter or north carolinia. information from any query will do

Re: looking for great grand mother reltives

Posted: 13 Apr 2013 2:07AM GMT
Classification: Query
If you are looking at the death certificate it says she was born in 1850, not 1880. The 1900 census here, which appears to be her, has her birth about 1855
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3TQ-LTT

If this is the correct person, it has her as single, with several children, but her father is listed as Robert "Drinkins" - I wonder if that is her father in law, or if it is her husband's father?

Also, I would suggest you post a query on the Kershaw County board here
http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.sou...

TEMPY DINKINS, SC

Posted: 14 Apr 2013 8:16AM GMT
Classification: Death
Edited: 14 Apr 2013 8:17AM GMT
Surnames: DINKINS
Name: Tempy Dinkins
Death Date: 22 Apr 1948
Age at Death: 98
Born: 1850 BORN KLISH.....
Gender: Female
Colour: Non-White
County of Death: Kershaw
PARENTS UNKNOWN
Certificate Number: 006272
Volume Number: 13
Attachments:

Re: TEMPY DINKINS, SC

Posted: 30 Apr 2013 10:44PM GMT
Classification: Query
To continue the previous posts...
Death certificate gives her address as Westville in Buffalo township, Kershaw County, South Carolina. Parents are "U.K." = unknown. Death certificate says she was born in Kershaw County.

1940
Bethune, Kershaw, South Carolina
Mary Gettis 60, head of household, widowed, b abt 1880 SC
Geneva Gettis 24 daughter
Sam Dinkins 58 brother, born about 1882 South Carolina
Hapson McCoy 4 grandson born South Carolina
Benjamin F Gettis 6 grandson born South Carolina
Maxdeliion Williams 16 grandson born South Carolina
George Williams 10 grandson born South Carolina
**Timpsey Dinkins 88 widowed mother born about 1852 South Carolina
Eulah Hough 14 relation to head of house: out of order
Angeline Hart 8 relation to head of house: out of order
**Timpsey Dinkins residence in 1935: Same House (a question on the 1940 census)

Here are some more DINKINS families in 1900 Census in South Carolina (includes a Gettis family), see this LINK:
http://members.tripod.com/~DINKINS_2/1900sc.html


1910 US Census
Kershaw County, South Carolina
Tempy Dinkins 55, born about 1855
Delia Dinkins 17, born about 1893


1910
Kershaw County, South Carolina
Sam Dinkins 26 born about 1884
Ellen Dinkins 25
Willie Dinkins 5
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