George Carter
Mozell Estell Carter


Family Links

1. Light Hagen Beecher Sr.

2. Joseph Elijah Mock

Mozell Estell Carter 1 2

  • Born: 1 Dec 1858, Baxley, Appling, GA, USA 1
  • Marriage (1): Light Hagen Beecher Sr.
  • Marriage (2): Joseph Elijah Mock
  • Died: 26 May 1927, Baxley, Appling, GA, USA at age 68 1
  • Buried: Baxley: Carter Cemetery, Appling, GA, USA 1

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Baxley, Appling, GA, USA. 3 The 1900 census recorded in the 457th District (Baxley) in Appling County four Beecher households as neighbors.

The first household was headed by William Carter, farmer, 63, born May, 1837, married for 32 years to wife Mary M. 51, Aug 1848, living with son William E., farm laborer, 21, Apr 1879; daughter Minnie L, 14, Mar 1886; and son-in-law Lite H. Beecher, laborer turpentine, 24, Jun 1875, married to William Sr.'s daughter Sabra S., 23, Jul 1876. They were married 4 years and had 2 children: daughter Earnie, 3, Mar 1897; and son Fred, 1 Jan 1899. Everyone and their parents were born in Georgia.

William. A. Beecher, farmer, 60, born Jan 1840, was living with wife Mary, 59, May 1841. They were married for 6 years and the census column records she had birthed no children by 1900. Mary, her parents, William, and his mother were born in Georgia. His father was born in England.

The next household is headed by Elijah Mock, farmer, 35, Jan 1865, married for six years to wife Mazelle, 40, Apr 1860, living with stepson Lite Beecher, farm laborer, 21, Feb 1879; and stepson Henry L. Beecher, farm laborer, 16, May 1884; and son Lennie Mock, 4, Oct 1895. Everyone and their parents were born in Georiga, except Elijah and his parents in South Carolina.

The next household is headed by Lumpkin Beecher, farmer, 54, Apr 1846, married for 33 years to wife Cornelia A., 54, Mar 1846. She had birthed no children by 1900.With them is father Henry Beecher, 87 is first written but then crossed out and overwritten as 77, Jul 1822, widowed. Henry and his parents and Lumpkin's father were born in England. Lumpkin, his mother, Cornelia and her parents, were born in Georgia.

Mozell married Light Hagen Beecher Sr., son of Henry Beecher and Lucinda Margaret Hagan. (Light Hagen Beecher Sr. was born on 10 Aug 1850 in District 375, Montgomery, GA, USA,4 died on 6 Feb 1882 and was buried in Baxley: Carter Cemetery, Appling, GA, USA 1.)

Mozell next married Joseph Elijah Mock. (Joseph Elijah Mock was born on 6 Dec 1870 in , , SC,1 died on 17 Sep 1936 1 and was buried in Baxley: Carter Cemetery, Appling, GA, USA 1.)


1 <i>Find A Grave</i>,

2 <i>Janet Francene Gillham Beecher (1947-2016)</i>, 22 Apr 2001, post on by Janet Beecher listing her ancestors.

3 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, and Households 277, 279, 280, 281.

4 <i>1850 United States Census</i>, Henry Beacher, Montgomery county, Montgomery, Georgia, United States; citing family 32.

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