JOSEPH FURMAN WESTBERRY, CSA



(MOSES1) was born Abt. 1825 in Liberty Co, Georgia, and died February 05, 1896 in Gardi, Wayne Co, Georgia. He married LUCY HARRIS January 1844, daughter of THOMPSON HARRIS and NANCY URSERY. She was born October 1826 in Laurens Co, Georgia, and died Aft. 1908 in Wayne Co, Georgia.
Notes for FURMAN WESTBERRY, CSA:

Served in CSA from Nov 1863 to April 1865, Co E, 4th Georgia Regiment of Calvary.
He was also a Baptist minister.
I think he is buried in the Old Westberry Section of Pendarvis cemetery at Gardi, grave unmarked.
1850 census, Appling Co, Georgia.
Furman, age 24; Lucy, age 24; Nancy, age 8; Manerva, age 5; Lavinia, age 3; David, age 1.
1860 census, Appling Co, Georgia.
Furman, age 34; Lucy, age 35; Manerva, age 15; Lavinia, age 13; James, age 11; William, age 8; Josiah, age 6; John, age 3; Mary A. E., age 5/12; Moses, age 89.
1870 census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Furman, age ?; Lucy, age 46; Joseph, age 15- (Joseph was a name used for Josiah); John, age 13; Jane, age 11; Herman, age 4-(Noah H.).
1880 Census, 333rd GM Dist., Wayne County, Georgia, July 1.
Westberry, Joseph, 60, Day Laborer; Lucy, 60, Wife, Housekeeper; Firman Jr., Son, 18, Single, Day Laborer; Noah, Son, 13. (HH 484, Next door to Noah & Lavinia Westberry Herrin. On the other side was Josiah & Ellen Westberry)
Notes for LUCY HARRIS:
Lucy drew a pension on her husband's service. She was living in Gardi, Georgia in 1908. The marriage date and her place of birth comes from her pension application.

Children of JOSEPH FURMAN WESTBERRY and LUCY HARRIS are:
i. NANCY WESTBERRY , b. February 26, 1842, Georgia; d. September 11, 1880, Wayne Co, Georgia; m. ALFRED CUTHERBERT STRICKLAND, CSA, #; b. January 15, 1831, Georgia; d. June 27, 1910, Georgia.
ii. MINERVA WESTBERRY, b. January 1845, Appling Co, Georgia; m. JOHN SYKES, August 15, 1861, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. 1837, Georgia.
iii. JARED W. WESTBERRY, b. Bet. 1845 - 1849, Appling Co, Georgia; d. September 26, 1926, Wayne Co, Georgia; m. NANCY L. BENNETT, March 28, 1870, Georgia; b. March 31, 1852, Appling Co, Georgia; d. May 05, 1919, Wayne Co, Georgia.
1880 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
J. W. Westberry, 31; Nancy L., 28; Cassidy Lee, 8; William H., 6; Eliott M., 4; James I., 2/12.
1900 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Jared W. Westberry, Apr. 1849; Nancy L., Mar. 1852; Benjamin F., Jan. 1883; Paul A., Jan. 1885; Peter C., Oct. 1888; Lonnie J., Nov. 1890; Thomas E. W., Mar. 1893; Flossie R. L., Nov. 1896.
1910 Census, Ware Co, Georgia.
J. W. Westberry, 61; N. A., 58; Lonnie, 20; Watson, 17; Louise, 14.
1920 Census, Duval Co, Florida.
Is enumerated with his son, Peter Clinton Westberry. He is listed as Jerry W. Wesberry, age 72.
iv. JOSEPH STEWART WESTBERRY, b. February 22, 1846, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. January 11, 1944, Wayne Co, Georgia; m. (1) ELLEN JANE TESTON, Abt. 1882; b. April 1860, Georgia; m. (2) EVA VICTORIA JOHNS, July 10, 1906, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. October 08, 1876, Odum, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. June 10, 1943, Wayne Co, Georgia.
1880 Census, 333rd GM Dist., Wayne County, Georgia, July 1.
Westberry, Joseph, 27, Day Laborer; Ellen, Wife, 20, Housekeeper; Jane, Dau., 2. (HH 486. Next door to Joseph C. Westberry)
1900 Census, Appling Co, Georgia.
Joseph Westberry, May 1845; Jane, Apr. 1860; Stephen, Jan. 1883; Daniel, Apr. 1885; Tillda, Jan. 1890;
John- (Brantly), Feb. 1892; Clyde, May 1897.
1930 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Westberry, Joe, Head, M, 82 (25 at first marriage), Laborer; Eva, Wife, 53 (15 at first marriage); Sarah, Daughter, 16; Brissel, Sarah A., Sister-in-law to Eva Johns.
Notes for EVA VICTORIA JOHNS:
1920 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Eva Westberry, 42; Tom, 12; John, 7; Sarah, 4.
Sarah is listed as a daughter.
v. LAVINIA WESTBERRY, b. January 18, 1847, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. July 12, 1916, Wayne Co, Georgia; m. NOAH H. HERRIN, SR, July 21, 1867, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. Abt. 1849, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. 1927, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Notes for NOAH H. HERRIN, SR:
1880 Census, 333rd GM Dist., Wayne County, Georgia, July 1.
Herrin, Noah, 28, Day Laborer; Lavinia, Wife, 34, Housekeeper; Stephen, Son, 12; Berrie, Son, 10; William, Son, 8; Firman, Son, 4; Jane, Dau., 2. (HH 483)
vi. WILLIAM M. WESTBERRY, b. September 1851, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. July 24, 1937, Wayne Co, Georgia; m. SARAH MATILDA HARPER, October 30, 1873, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. 1855, Georgia; d. 1908, Georgia.
1880 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
William M. Westberry, 28; Matilda, 25; William H., 5; Malachi, 3.
1900 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
William Westberry, Sep. 1851; Sarah M., Feb. 1855; Malachi H., Apr. 1877; Claudie, Apr. 1882; Richard, May 1884; Jared C., Feb. 1887; Dock, Jul. 1890; Kate, Dec. 1892; Harry, Sep. 1895; Dolly, May 1898.
1910 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
William Westberry, 58; Buddie, 32; Richard, 24; Dack, 18; Kate, 17; Harry B., 13; Mary, 11.
1920 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
William Westberry, 68; M. H., 43; J. C., 31; H. B., 22; Mary, 20.
1930 Census, Gardi, Wayne Co, Georgia.
William Westberry, 78, Widower, Malichi, Son, 53, Single.
vii. JOHN URSERY WESTBERRY, b. January 24, 1856, Georgia; d. March 24, 1945, St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co, Florida; m. MARY JANE JOYNER, September 18, 1877, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. June 1858, Georgia; d. Bef. 1945.
Notes for JOHN URSERY WESTBERRY:
1880 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
John Westberry, 24; Mary, 24; Firman, 5/12.
1900 Census, Ware Co, Georgia.
John Westberry, Jan. 1857; Mary, Jun. 1858; Joseph, May 1880; Lonnie, Mar. 1885; Bessie, Mar. 1890;
Lessie, Aug. 1892; Mary, Oct. 1897.
1920 Census, Ware Co, Georgia.
John Westberry, 62; Mary J., 61; Lessie G., 24; Edward Joyner-(Nephew), 23; Lawrence Westberry-(GS), 14.
viii. JANE WESTBERRY, b. Abt. 1859; m. THOMAS E. MOCK, June 23, 1878.
ix. RICHARD FURMAN WESTBERRY, JR, b. February 13, 1863, Georgia; d. November 11, 1924, Ware Co, Georgia; m. (1) ELLA BENNETT, June 12, 1886, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. February 27, 1871, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. April 04, 1894, Ware Co, Georgia; m. (2) EMMA DOROTHY HAMPTON, March 17, 1895, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. August 13, 1875, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. March 24, 1962, Ware Co, Georgia.
Notes for RICHARD FURMAN WESTBERRY, JR:
1900 Census, Screven, Wayne Co, Georgia, June 26.
Richard F. Westberry, 37, Feb. 1863, M-5 years, Farmer; Emma, Wife, 22 Aug. 1877; Pauline, Dau. (of 1st Wife), 11, Feb. 1889; Ella, Dau. (of 1st Wife), 6, Jan. 1894; Willie, Son, 3, Sep, 1896; Hubbard, Son, 7/12, Oct. 1899.
1910 Census, Ware Co, Georgia.
R. F. Westberry, 47; Emma, 32; Ella, 20; Willie, 13; Hurbart, 10; Alex, 8; John, 5; Frank, 3.
1920 Census, Waycross, Ware County, Georgia, January 15.
Westberry, Richard F., Inspector/Railroad Shops, 53; Emma, Wife, 48; John, Son, 14, Carrier/Newspaper; Frank, Son, 12; Skipper, Ella, Dau., 24, Married.
x. NOAH HERMAN WESTBERRY, b. May 30, 1867, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. May 19, 1950, Wayne Co, Georgia; m. (1) SUSAN ALMA WESTBERRY; b. August 24, 1897; m. (2) MINNIE L. BENNETT, November 26, 1886, Wayne Co, Georgia; b. March 28, 1874, Wayne Co, Georgia; d. February 04, 1922, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Notes for NOAH HERMAN WESTBERRY:
The obituary of William M. lists Noah as his brother. Noah is listed in the 1870 Census of his father as Herman.
1900 Census, Ware Co, Georgia.
Nona H. Westberry, May 1867; Minnie, Mar. 1874; Roy, Dec. 1891; Carl, Feb. 1894; Susan, Aug. 1897;
Lucy-(Mother), Oct. 1825.
1910 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
Nonah, 42; Minnie, 35; Roy, 18; Carley, 16; Sussie, 12; Willie, 7; Lula, 3.
1920 Census, Wayne Co, Georgia.
N. H. Westberry, 53; Minnie, 45; Willie, 17; Lula, 13; Lillian, 6; Lonnie Otis-(GS), 7. (Lonnie Otis is Otis Delean.)


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