1. GEORGE DIBREL. CATES was born July 04, 1871 Jackson County, Tennessee, and died December 22, 1928, Madison County, Alabama. He married MINNIE LOU OLIVER December 19, 1897.
Notes for GEORGE DIBREL CATES:
Buried in the Elora Cemetery, Elora, Lincoln Co., Tennessee. "Gone but not forgotten."
Notes for MINNIE LOU OLIVER:
Died October 3, 1963. Buried in the Elora Cemetery, Elora, Lincoln Co., TN. next the George. DOD is not inscribed. "A tender mother and faithful friend."
Children of GEORGE CATES and MINNIE OLIVER are:
i. WILLIAM H. CATES, b. November 04, 1898.
Notes for WILLIAM H. CATES:
William probably died as an infant.
ii.LATTIE MAY CATES, b. June 15, 1900; d. February 03, 1969, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama.
iii.LESTER LOVEST CATES, b. February 02, 1902; d. June 1979; m. VIENNIE ETHEL MIE ROSS, October 09, 1920.
iv.LEWIE CATES, b. January 07, 1904; d. October 1971; m. MAUDE CUNNINGHAM, April 09, 1921.
v.LUCY JANE CATES, b. November 03, 1905; d. Abt. 1920.
Notes for LUCY CATES:
Lucy ran away from home at about age 15. She was killed in an car accident involving a train.
vi.LAWRENCE OLIVER CATES, b. August 07, 1912, d. October 17, 1991; m. LUCY MABEL STONE, December 25, 1930.
Notes for LAWRENCE OLIVER CATES:
Uncle Oliver had to move to Arizona about 1947 because of problems with asthma. He died in Phoenix.
Notes for LUCY MABEL STONE:
Mabel is the great-granddaughter of Ephriam Reed Kilpatrick. Her grandmother was Hannah Francis Kilpatrick Stone and her father Ephriam Reed Stone.
vii.THOMAS WILSON CATES, b. July 11, 1915; d. November 10, 1999; m. JEAN
viii.G.D. CATES, b. June 06, 1918; d. Abt. May, 1998
Notes for DEWEY GEER: Dewey died of meningitis.
Notes for JAMES PORTER KILPATRICK: Grandmother probably met Grandpa when she moved in with Grandma and Grandpa Cates in Elora, Tennessee after Dewey Geer died.
for THOMAS HERSCHELL PARKERSON: I called Mr. Parkserson "Grandpa". Grandmother
married him when I was about 6 or 7 year old, and he quickly became my
grandpa. He was half indian and had worked on the railroad. We used to
take long walks together, and he let play with his tools. He gave me a
barlow pocket knife which I still have today.
Pictured here with Dewey Geer circ. 1914
Children of LATTIE CATES and DEWEY GEER are:
i. RUBY JEWEL GEER, b. February 16, 1919; d. February 06, 1983.
ii. MILDRED RHEA GEER, b. July 28, 1921; d. May 13, 1974, Lancaster, South Carolina.
iii. JIMMI LEE GEER, b. August 19, 1924; d. May 29, 1988.
iv. MARTHA IRENE GEER, b. March 17, 1917; d. October 23, 1936; m. ANDREW WASHINGTON KILPATRICK.
for MARTHA IRENE GEER:
Buried near her mother in the Kilpatrick Cemetery near Flintville, Lincoln County, Tennessee. Irene died of leukemia
Child of LATTIE CATES and JAMES KILPATRICK is:
v.LATTIE DEVONIA KILPATRICK, b. September 16, 1928, Flintville,Lincoln County,Tennessee.
i. JOSIE JEANETTE CAMPBELL, b. January 2, 1938
ii. WILLIAM EDWARD CAMPBELL, b. Februrary 24, 1944
iii. JERRY WAYNE CAMPBELL, b. October 31, 1947
Children of MILDRED GEER and JAMES MARTIN are:
i. LATTIE MAE MARTIN.
ii. KATRINKA MARTIN.
iii. RANDAL MARTIN.
for JIMMI LEE GEER:
Buried in the Rice Cemetery on Winchester Hwy. between Huntsville, AL and New market, AL.
Children of JIMMI GEER and HOMER SHARP are:
i. LINDA SHARP.
ii. RAMONA SHARP.
iii. TEDDY SHARP.
iv. JIMMY RAY SHARP.
v. CHARLES SHARP
6.LATTIE DEVONIA KILPATRICKwas born September 16, 1928 in Flintville,Lincoln County,Tennessee. She married JAMES FLAVIL KILPATRICK July 26, 1948 in Madison County, Alabama, son of JAMES KILPATRICK and EATHEAL TONEY.
Children of LATTIE KILPATRICK and JAMES KILPATRICK are:
i. BRENDA LOUISE KILPATRICK, b. May 29, 1949, Madison County, Alabama.
ii. JAMES PAT KILPATRICK, b. March 26, 1960, Madison County, Alabama.