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  1. Robert Benjamin MAYNARD: Birth: 08 FEB 1873 in Whitfield or Monroe Co., GA. Death: in possibly Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN

  2. Mattie PARKS: Birth: 28 MAY 1880. Death: 12 APR 1972 in Whitfield Co., GA

1. Page:   p 128
2. Page:   p 679
3. Title:   Monroe County, Georgia A History
 Cemeteries in Monroe Co., GA and Vincinity
 Simmons Family Tree
 1830 US Census, Fifth Census of the United States
 1840 US Census, Sixth Census of the United States
 1850 US Census, Seventh Census of the United States
 1860 US Census, Eighth Census of the United States
 1870 US Census, Ninth Census of the United States
 1880 US Census, (LDS Extraction) Tenth Census of the United States
Author:   Monroe County, GA Historical Society
 Monroe County Historical Association
 Kellye LaRue
 LDS Church
Publication:   Date: 1979;
Address:   2444 Antler Trail Lewisville, TX 75067
Phone:   214-488-9621
Givenname:   Bob Maynard
Name:   Bob Maynard
RepositoryId:   R00005

a. Note:   Have photo of grave marker SN:01098 from Ann Kilgore
  From the Monroe County Georgia, a History, page 152 - 153
 Only a few records are available of individual contributions to the Civil War effort. W. T. and J. B. Maynard made whiskey for the hospitals which was used for the relief of pain and suffering. On the Montpelier Road in Forsyth at the home place of P. B. Zellner, grandson of W. T. Maynard, can be found a most interesting relic, which attest to the contribution made by the Maynard brothers. It is a solid copper container, the remains of the still used in making whiskey for the Confederacy. The following letter can be found in the National Archived in Washington, D. C. along with the contract�
  Confederate States of America
 Medical Purveyor�s Office
 Richmond, Va Jan. 7, 1863
 You are informed that a contract has been made by this department with messers Wm. T. and J. B. Maynard for Fifteen Thousand (15,000) Gallons Pure Whiskey at $2.50 per Gallon to be made od Corn and Rye mixed in equal portions. The whiskey to be in all respects of good quality and full proof and to be delivered to my order in Macon, Ga within six (6) months from October 30th 1862.
 You are directed to see that the said contract is fulfilled in every particular. You will receive the Whiskey and id upon careful examination it is according to Requirements you will countersign the replicate voucher when due and forward to this office for payment.
  Very Respectfully.
 Tr obbt Sevnt
 E. W. Johns
  W. A. Anderson
 Medical Purveyor
 Maco, Ga.
  From Monroe Co., GA, A History, page 266
 Maynard Baptist Church, located six miles east of Forsyth on the Juliette Road, was organized on November 21, 1896�On land given by J. B. Maynard, a one-room frame building was created and named Maynard chapel. It was dedicated on the first Sunday in January, 1899. Since 1960, the Maynard Baptist Church has grown in attendance and in size. On the church site is a cemetery for church families.
  Exerts from �An Official History of Whitfield County Georgia� page 219
 Tilton Community - Family names included, King, Maynard, Brown, Martin, and Cox. John Howard was the first post master.
  Excerpts from �An Official History of Whitfield County Georgia� page 514
 Henry Clark Smith was a farmer in SC, and in 1914 he came to Whitfield County and bought the Col. John B. Maynard property, located about three miles south of Dalton. At the time, the property was a summer resort.
  Notes from Kellye LaRue and the Simmons Family Tree:
  1900 Dalton District, Whitfield Co., GA Census - ED 105, Sheet 16B
 Maynard, John B Head W M Jany 1828 72 M 40yrs GA NC NC Farmer & Capitalist / Owned Farm
 Georgia A Wife W F July 1830 69 M 40 yrs 0 0 Children Living GA GA GA
 Parks, Mattie Adopted Child W F May 1879 21 S GA GA GA
  Obituary for John B. Maynard - Monroe Advertiser, 9 Apr 1909.
 Source: Original Copy on file
 The remains of Mr. J. B. Maynard, who died at his home in Dalton Saturday, March 27, were brought to Forsyth the following Monday and were interred in the Rogers church cemetery, near his old home.
 Mr. Maynard was in his 81st year, leaving Monroe County in 1888 for Dalton, where he has lived since.
 Mr. Maynard was a prominent member of the Methodist church and was also a Mason.
 He is survived by his wife and two daughters, Mrs. T. J. Cheves of Cordele and Mrs. M. M. Hathon of Forsyth. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. George W. Griner.
 [My Notes. He was buried at the old Maynard Cemetery, not the Rogers Church Cemetery. The daughters mentioned are actually his sisters.] is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.