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Descendants of John Manning Cain

5.CAROLINE JANE2 CAIN (JOHN MANNING1) was born February 13, 1821 in S.C., and died February 18, 1889 in Gwinnett Co. Ga. Mt. Moriah Bapt Church Cemetery. She married ADAM POOLE Abt. 1838 probably in Gwinnett Co. Ga.
ADAM POOLE and Caroline were members of the Mt. Moriah Bapt Church.  Adam was Postmaster at Cain's P.O. from 1842-1855, and J.P. Cain's district 1845-1849.  He may be found in the 1850-1880 Gwinnett censuses.

       Children of CAROLINE CAIN and ADAM POOLE are:
19. i.   JOHN MANNING3 POOLE, b. February 21, 1839, Ga.; d. December 05, 1930, Winder, Barrow Co. Ga. Buried Mt. Moriah Bapt Church.
  ii.   HARRIET A. POOLE, b. Abt. 1841, Probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. August 12, 1861; m. MR. WILLIAMS.
  iii.   MARGARET J. POOLE, b. July 16, 1843, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. January 13, 1886; m. DAVID MCMAHON.
  iv.   EDNA E. POOLE, b. Abt. 1845, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. Abt. 1942, Cornelia, Habersham Co. Ga.; m. MR. CANNEN.
  v.   MARY MATILDA POOLE, b. Abt. 1847, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. Abt. 1927; m. CLAY HORTON.
  vi.   WILLIAM ROBERT POOLE, b. Abt. 1851, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. Abt. 1889.
  vii.   MARTHA ANN POOLE, b. Abt. 1853, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. Abt. 1936, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.  Martha Ann Poole was never married.  She took care of Adam Poole through his declining years.
  viii.   CHARLES DAUGHERTY POOLE, b. Abt. 1855, probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. Abt. 1936; m. (1) ELLA SHELVERTON; m. (2)  UNKNOWN.
20. ix.   LENORA VICTORIA POOLE, b. January 27, 1859, Ga.; d. April 04, 1943.

6. MANNING2 CAIN (JOHN MANNING1) was born May 06, 1826 in South Carolina, and died September 04, 1877 in Gwinnett Co. Ga. Buried Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. He married LYDIA CAROLINE MORGAN November 25, 1847 in Gwinnett Co. Ga.   Manning attended Mt. Moriah Bapt. Church and was a farmer.  He served in the Civil War, Troop H, 10th Cav. Regt., Gwinnett Co. Ga.

       Children of MANNING CAIN and LYDIA MORGAN are:
21. i.   HARRIET ANGELINE3 CAIN, b. July 16, 1848, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. January 13, 1876, Gwinnett Co. Ga..
  ii.   JAMES MELVIN CAIN, b. December 06, 1850, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. November 28, 1854, Gwinnett Co. Ga..
  iii.   EDNA ELIZABETH CAIN, b. October 17, 1852, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. May 1860, Gwinnett Co. Ga. Buried Mt. Moriah Baptist Church.
22.                   iv.      JOHN MILLARD CAIN, b. October 6, 1855, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. Sept. 13, 1909.

Generation No. 3

7. CLINTON MCDILL3 CAIN (JAMES J.2, JOHN MANNING1) was born Abt. 1832 in Gwinnett Co. Ga. probably, and died Aft. 1880 in Gwinnett Co. GA probably. He married MARY AVALINE HOUSE January 17, 1852 in Gwinnett Co. Ga..
 CLINTON MCDILL CAIN is named as a son of James J. Cain in Gwinnett Co. Deed Bk N:91, 92.  James J. Cain deeded land to some of his grandchildren in 1866, found in Deed BkQ:545. This document names the children of Clinton Cain.

CLINTON MCDILL CAIN  was a Baptist, School teacher, and a farmer.  He may be found in the Gwinnett Co. censuses 1860-1880.  He served in the  Gwinnett Co. Co. F, 24th Regt. Civil War.

Children of CLINTON CAIN and MARY HOUSE are:
  i.   ELIZABETH C.C.4 CAIN, b. Abt. 1853.
  iii.   MARTHA CAIN, b. Abt. 1858; d. Not found on Clinton's 1870 census.
  iv.   GEORGE W. (BUD) CAIN, b. Abt. 1860; m. SARAH FRANCES COX, Gwinnett Co.GA, Moved to Cleburne Co. AL

v.   MARY CAIN, b. Abt. 1862.
  vi.   SARAH CAIN, b. Abt. 1864.
  vii.   ALICE CAIN, b. Abt. 1866.
  viii.   JOHN CAIN, b. Abt. 1871.

8.JOHN FRANCIS MARION3 CAIN (JAMES J.2, JOHNMANNING1)was born May 15, 1839 in Gwinnett, Ga., and died November 27, 1902 in Gwinnett, Ga. or Hall Co., Ga. Buried Friendship Church. He married MARY ELIZABETH BAILEY Bef. 1860 in Gwinnett or Hall Co., Ga., daughter of WILLIAM BAILEY and FRANCES _______.

John and Mary appear as a married couple in the 1860 Gwinnett Co. Census, but their marriage record was not extant,  due to courthouse fire.

In his service in the Civil War he was wounded at the Battle of Fredericksburg, Va. He recovered from that to be captured at the Battle of Strasburg and was held a prisoner of war. On his pension application , April 1895, he made a sworn statement that he was and always had been a resident of Gwinnett Co. His home was in Gwinnett Co. right near the borderline of Hall Co. Ga. The pension papers may be found at the Georgia Archives.

JOHN FRANCIS MARION CAIN was a member of the Old Friendship Baptist Church, Friendship Road, Gwinnett Co. Ga. and a farmer.   He lived on this same road.  He served in Co. F., 24th Regt., Gwinnett Co., in the Civil War.The old house has been torn down.

Children of JOHN CAIN and MARY BAILEY are:
  i.   MARK WILLIAM4 CAIN, d. as a baby.

  ii.   JOHN. F. CAIN, b. Abt. 1861; d. Was on the 1880 Gwinnett Co. census.

iii.   MARTHA E. CAIN, b. April 16, 1862, Probably Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. March 24, 1912, Buried Old Friendship Bapt Ch., Hall Co; m. H.M. (RAE) WAYCASTER, b. 20 July 1859; d. 29 Oct, 1930.  he is buried Zion Hill Bapt.  Buford, Ga.  Their Children: 

(1)  R. SANDERS5 WAYCASTER, b. 27 Sept. 1882; d. 9 July 1957; buried Antioch Bapt Ch, Gwinnett Co. m. SALLIE McINTYRE, b. 1886; d.1959.
(2)  ERWIN WAYCASTER, b. 1 May 1884; d. 3 Dec. 1953. 
(3) MARY E. WAYCASTER, b. 19 Oct. 1885; d. 4 Feb. 1886.
(4)  JACOB WAYCASTER, b. 9 Nov. 1886; d. 4 Oct. 1944; buried Old Friendship Bapt. Ch. m. DOVIE COFER, b. 6 Apr 1895; d. 11 Oct, 1976.
(5)ANNA WAYCASTER, b. 26 March 1888; d. 21 May 1955.
(6)JOHN T. WAYCASTER, b. 31 Aug. 1889; d. 15 July 1902.
(7) JOSEPH C. WAYCASTER, b. 3 Nov. 1890; d. 14 March  1965, Cocoa, FL.
(8)  DAVE M. WAYCASTER, b. 19 Oct. 1892; d. 19 Sept 1958; buried Zion Hill Bapt.
(9)  DORA WAYCASTER, b. 27 Feb. 1894; d. 1 Nov. 1994; buried Buford City Cemetery, Buford, Ga.; m. WILLIAM STEWART, 25 Dec. 1916.  He died June 1958.
(10)   BERTHA WAYCASTER, b. 25 Sept. 1896;m. _____ BAILEY.
(11)MINNIE WAYCASTER, b. 16 Dec. 1897; m. DEAN ROEBUCK
(12)  HENRY WAYCASTER, b. 7 Jan 1900; d. 8 Oct. 1961; buried Oakland Cem, Fort Valley, Ga. 
(13) CLEMENTINE WAYCASTER, b. 17 Sept. 1901; d. 10 Feb. 1919 of flu.
(14)  JESSE WAYCASTER, b. 19 Sept. 19, 1903.

iv.   EMILY JANE 4 CAIN, b. February 13, 1866, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. March 29, 1954, Albertvile, Al; m. J.A. (TOMMY) PEPPERS; Abt. 1897, Gwinnett Co. Ga.  Buried Liberty Church, Boaz, AL. 

Emily Jane Cain Peppers

The Children of EMILY JANE CAIN  and J.A. PEPPERS

(1) JOHN HENRY5  PEPPERS, b. Sept. 18,1898, Ga; d. 1990; m. EDNA EARL, b. 1906, AL; d. 1998; buried Liberty Church.  Their Children: 

(2) MINNIE BELL PEPPERS, b. Dec. 21, 1900, Ga; d. Dec. 9, 1967; m. CHRIS WORLEY; buried Memory Hill, Albertville, AL. 

(3) EVA MAE BELUE PEPPERS, b. March 29, 1903; d. 1996; m. ____ DUNN; buried Memory Hill.

(4) JAMES COLLIE PEPPERS, b. Aug. 22, 1905, Ga; d. 1980; m. BIRD COLLINS; buried Memory Hill.

(5) IDA MONTENE PEPPERS, b. Feb. 23, 1908; d. Feb. 1998; m. JAY SIMS; d. 1984; buried Memory Hill.

 v..   Frances L. Cain, b. abt 1868, Gwinnett Co. Ga; d. after 1880 census.
23.          vi.
LUKE ERVIN CAIN, b. April 12, 1868, Gwinnett Co. Ga; d. Feb. 13, 1940
Buried Luxomni Cemetery, Lilburn, Ga.
24.         vii.
LAVENA CAIN, b . abt 1871, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; Buried Ebenezer Cemetery, 
near Winder, Ga

viii.   MARGARET OPHELIA 4 CAIN, b. September 19, 1872, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. July 12, 1947, Albertville, Marshall Co., AL. m. ADAM LEE PEPPERS b. Aug. 5, 1870; d. May 27, 1949; buried Solitude Bapt. Church Cem. Albertville.  Their Children:

(1)  LENA BELL5  PEPPERS, b. Aug. 23, 1897; d. Aug. 15, 1976; buried Solitude cem, Albertville, AL; m. (1) JOHN LARKIN ALLEN, b. April 10, 1895; d. Jan. 29, 1924 m. (2) FIELDING LUTHER FORD, b. Dec. 20, 1870; d. April 6, 1943. 

Children of Lena Bell Peppers and John L. Allen;
LEON VESTER 6ALLEN, b.March 23, 1920; d. March 8, 1977; buried Solitude cem.
LILLIAN ADA ALLEN, b. July 28, 1922; d. March 15, 1994; buried Gethsamane Cem., Detriot, MI.  She m. JAMES SOUTHERLAND.

LILA RUTH ALLEN, b. June 23, 1924

Children of Lena Bell Peppers and Fielding Luther Ford:

MARY RUBY FORD, b. May 16, 1928; m. ____ FRAZIER.
PEGGY JEAN FORD, b. April 14, 1933; m. ALVIS VEAL.

(2)  LEMON CAROLINE PEPPERS, b. Sept. 10, 1899, Gwinnett Co. Ga; d. March 20, 1995; m. LYOUS FREEMAN HEATON (b. June 7, 1897; d. Sept, 22, 1967) on Feb. 25, 1921, Guntersville, AL.  Buried Lathanville Church, Crossville, AL.

Children of Lemon Caroline Peppers and Lyous Freeman Heaton:

MAY BELLE HEATON, b. July 5, 1919; d. Nov. 28, 1986; m. NOLAN STEELE.  Buried Glenwood Cemetery, Ft. Payne, AL.
JESSIE LEROY HEATON, b. Feb. 21, 1927; d. May 3, 1995; m. FLORA DENE BARRON.  Buried Glenwood Cemetery, Ft. Payne, AL.

(3)  ELLA JANE PEPPERS, b. Aug. 25, 1902, DeKalb Co. AL; d. April 20, 1965; m. CLARENCE JOSEPH RUTLEDGE, on Dec. 25, 1921.   He was b. Aug. 21, 1899; d. Feb. 18, 1979.  Buried Solitude Bapt. Church Cemetery, Albertville, AL.  Their Children:

J.C. 6RUTLEDGE, b. Dec. 6, 1923; d. Dec. 21, 1994; m. SHIRLEY LEE. Buried Marshall Memory Gardens, Albertville, AL.


 LILY MAE (LIL)  RUTLEDGE, b. Jan. 29, 1933 m. LOWELL SMITH, ( b. May 18, 1934) on June 11, 1960; lives in Gainesville, Ga. She is the contributor of the information on the Peppers families.   Their daughter is: Rebecca Lynn Smith, b. July 14, 1961, Atlanta, GA - Georgia Baptist Hospital.  Resides with parents in Gainesville, GA.  She is
Band Director for the Banks County Schools.

BETTY SUE RUTLEDGE, b. April 22, 1948 .

(4)  ARCHIE CLAYTON PEPPERS, b. Jan 2, 1906, Dekalb Co. AL; d. Sept 11, 1906; buried Libert Church, Boaz, AL

(5)  WINNIE MAE PEPPERS, b. Sept 10, 1910, DeKalb Co. AL; d. July 17, 1912, buried Macedonia Bapt, Crossville, AL

(6)  BABY GIRL PEPPERS, b. Aug. 24, 1914, DeKalb Co. AL buried Macedonia Bapt, Crossville, AL.

ix.   LENA CAIN, b. January 20, 1874, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. April 20, 1908, Buried Harmony Churchyard, Buford, Ga.; m. JOHN OVERBY, b. 22 July 1867; d. 30 July 1916,  Their Children:

(1) MAY BELLE5 OVERBY, b. 10 May 1894
(2) BIRDIE OVERBY, b. 30 Sept. 1898; d. 24 Mar 1960; m. HUBERT COGGINS (1900-1960)
(3) MAGGIE OVERBY, b. 5 Oct. 1906; m. _____ THURSTON; d. 28 Aug. 1967

25. x.   MATTHEW CAIN, b. January 02, 1875, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. July 22, 1930, Gwinnett Co. Ga.  Buried Luxomni Baptist Ch, Lilburn,Ga.


9. JAMES TOLIVER3 CAIN (JAMES J.2, JOHN  MANNING1) was born Abt. 1842 in Gwinnett Co. Ga., and died March 27, 1863 in Bean Station, Tn Co. I, 55th Inf. of Gwinnett Co.Civil War.  He married RACHEL MARTHA WILBANKS December 27, 1860 in Gwinnett Co. Ga.

This information received from Geraldine Willingham McCarty,  Canton, Tx., who used census, marriage, cemetery , Civil War records, and from James Cain's intestate records.  James J. Cain died 1871 intestate in Gwinnett Co. Ga. His son, James Toliver, being dead, Rebecca Jane Cain, James T's daughter, inherited his part. Adam Poole was appointed Admr of Rebecca J. Cain, 25 October 1871, Gwinnett Co. Ga.

  i.   REBECCA JANE4 CAIN, b. June 25, 1861, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. May 1890, Cleburne Co. AL. Buried Hurricane Chapel Cemetery; m. JOHN KYLE WILLINGHAM, December 16, 1877, Ga.


10.  CICERO COLUMBUS3 CAIN (JAMES J.2, JOHN MANNING1) was born October 29, 1844 in Gwinnett Co. Ga., and died May 30, 1916, Cleburne Co. AL, buried Mars Hill Cemetery,Cleburne Co.  He married MARY E. WHEELER August 08, 1862 in Gwinnett Co. Ga.  Mary was born November 15, 1844, Gwinnett Co., and died Aft. 1930 in Cleburne Co. AL.  She was the daughter of Nathan Wheeler and Sally Henderson.

Cicero Cain served in Co F, 24th Inf Regt., during the Civil War, along with his brothers, John F. M. Cain and Clinton M. Cain.  Their brother, James Toliver Cain, served in Co I, 55th Inf, Gwinnett Co. Ga.  Uncle William Anderson Cain was a Captain , Troop H, 10th Ga. Cavary.  All survived the war except James Toliver Cain who was killed in Tennessee while on active duty.

Cicero was wounded at the Battle of South Crampton's Gap in Maryland.  His left index finger was shot at the middle joint.  Cicero Cain was captured at Front Royal, Va. according to Gwinnett Co. History, Volume I, pg. 211, but according to his Civil War pension application it was Deep Bottom, Va. on August 16, 1864.  He then was imprisoned in Elmira, NY.  His company, also known as Cobb's Brigade, surrendered with General Robert E. Lee at Appomattox Courthouse.  He applied for pension October 29, 1896, and received $5.00 anually.

Children of CICERO3 CAIN and MARY WHEELER are:
  i.   WILLIAM JONATHAN4 CAIN, b. April 1, 1865 
 in Gwinnett GA.  Death Certificate in Merced County, Ca .  He married VINA ROSE SIZEMORE  June 29, 1884. Gwinnett Co. Ga.  They had 7 children.
26. ii.   JAMES NATHAN CAIN, b. Abt. 1868, Ga.
  iii.   WILLIAM CAIN, b. Abt. 1870. 

iv.   TATUM WOFFORD CAIN, b. July 17, 1872, Cleburne Co, Al; d. July 24, 1930, Cleburne Co, Al.  He married ANNIE C. KERR, b. Sept. 15, 1877, d. June 13, 1910, both in Cleburne Co.  They are buried in Mars Hill Cemetery there.  Their Children:

1)  HARVEY HARRISON 5 CAIN, Dec. 4, 1895. Cleburne Co; d. Aug. 10, 1958, Tallapoosa, Ga; m. AMANDA LOUISE TANNER
(b. April 12, 1896,  Cleburne Co; d. Aug. 25, 1971, Tallapoosa, Ga.).
Buried Mars Hill Cemetery.  Their children:

 a) GARLAND WOFFORD6 CAIN, B. Aug. 2, 1927, Haralson Co. Ga; d. Nov. 1967, Tallapoosa, Ga. where he is buried; m. VIRGINIA SWOFFORD. Children: DONNA and RICHARD.

 b)   JULIUS FRAZIER CAIN, b. March 27, 1929, Haralson Co; m. MARY ALICE EVANS, Dec. 23, 1952.  Children: JAN, JULIE.

c)    TATUM WAYNE CAIN, b. May 19, 1931, Haralson Co; d. Dec. 5, 1986, Toccoa, Ga; buried Dec. 7, 1986, Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Bremen, Ga.  He married WANDA SUE WILLIS (b. May 27, 1940, Bremen, Ga.) on Aug. 3, 1958, Tallapoosa, Ga. at First Baptist Church there.  Their children:

           AMANDA 7 CAIN, b. July 21, 1960, LaGrange, Ga.  Amanda graduated from North Georgia College with a degree in biology, and taught high school science for 6 years before going to Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, Ga.  She graduated in 1992 and after a residency in internal medicine, she returned to Gainesville, Ga, where she worked as a hospitalist (in-patient medicine).

          ANNA LOUISE CAIN, b. Aug. 17, 1962; JOEL ANDREW STEWART (b. Apr. 8, 1963, Clayton Co. Ga.) on Feb 12, 1983.   Anna is a loan processor for a local bank in Gainesville, Ga.  Joel works for Georgia Power Co.

         AMY LYNNE CAIN, b. July 31, 1967; m. CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM BADURA, b. Sept. 14, 1969, Nyack, NY.  Amy works for Merial-Select.  chris does graphics/desktop publishing, framing.

d) MACK DONALD CAIN, b. May 21, 1936


My Thanks to Dr. Amanda Cain, M.D. of the above family for most of the information on Cicero C. Cain family.


11. WILLIAM Z..L.3 CAIN (JAMES J.2, JOHN MANNING1) was born Abt. 1847 in Gwinnett Co. Ga., and died Aft. 1880. He married NANCY KENNERLY July 11, 1865 in Gwinnett Co. GA.

27. i.   LOUVENIA ASILEE4 CAIN, b. July 29, 1867; d. October 20, 1928, Buried Level Creek Methodist Ch. Sugar Hill, Gwinnett Co..
  ii.   HENRY F. CAIN, b. Abt. 1870.
  iii.   JULIA F. CAIN, b. Abt. 1874.


12. MARTHA C.3 CAIN (JAMES J.2, JOHN MANNING1) was born October 02, 1849 in Buried Sardis Methodist Church, Gwinnett Co. Ga., and died August 01, 1917 in Ga. either Hall or Gwinnett Co.. She married (1) RILEY A. WHITE Bef. 1869. She married (2) JAMES N. PRATER April 28, 1894 in Hall Co. Ga.  Information on Martha Cain White received from her great-grandson, O.G. Abernathy, Jr. [d. November 8, 1999] of Flowery Branch, Ga.

Children of MARTHA CAIN and RILEY WHITE are:

i.   NOAH4 WHITE, b. Abt. 1869.
  ii.   REBECCA C.WHITE, b. Abt. 1876; m. J.M. WILSON, October 21, 1896, Hall Co. Ga.
  iii Hall  Co. Ga. .ALICE WHITE, b. Abt. 1878; m. B.T. REED, December  01, 1899,

iv.   MITCHELL W. WHITE, b. September 06, 1879; d. August 24, 1920; m. MALINDA REED, June 27, 1912, Hall Co. Ga..
  v.   PARTHENY ELIZABETH WHITE, b. June 11, 1883; d. May 02, 1915.
  vi.   JOSEPH A. WHITE, b. January 15, 1886, Ga.; d. February 28, 1973, DeKalb Co. Ga.; m. MARY E. REED, March 21, 1908, Gwinnett Co. Ga..


13.  ADAM RUSSELL CAIN3 (BUD) (JAMES J.2CAIN, JOHN MANNING1) was born January 1852 in Gwinnett Co. Ga., and died May 16, 1943 in Houschton, Jackson Co. GA.  He married MARIA ELIZABETH PUCKETT Abt. 1870, daughter of NIMROD PUCKET and CAROLINE BAILEY.Children of ADAM (BUD) and MARIA PUCKETT are:


  i.   HARVEY4 CAIN, b. 1872.
28. ii.   RILEY A. CAIN, b. February 20, 1874, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. January 10, 1953.
  iii.   ANDREW TALIAFERRO CAIN, b. 1876; d. 1945; m. MITTIE BEAM, August 13, 1893.
  iv.   MARY MISSOURI CAIN, b. 1878; d. 1960, Buried Old Friendship Bapt Churchyard, Hall Co. Ga.; m. ANDREW SIZEMORE.
  v.   COLLIE CAIN, b. 1880, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. 1920, Atlanta, Ga. Trolley Car acident.
  vi.   ROXIE SARAH ELIZABETH CAIN, b. April 1881, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; m. ADAM ANDREW PARKER, November 12, 1896, Gwinnett Co. Ga..
29. vii.   JAMES ASBURY CAIN, b. June 25, 1885, Gwinnett Co. Ga.; d. unknown.
  viii.   MARION CAIN, b. 20 Nov. 1886; d. 13 Aug. 1906, 3 Months after marriage; wife's name unknown.  Buried Old Friendship Bapt Churchyard, Hall Co. Ga.
  ix.   CHARLIE RUSSELL CAIN, b. March 01, 1889, Gwinnett Co. GA.; d. December 07, 1965, buried New Friendship Bapt. Church, Hall  Co. Ga.
  x.   ALBERT CAIN, b. 1893, Gwinnett Co. Ga..
  xi.   EMMA CAIN, b. April 1896; m. ANDREW JACKSON MILLWOOD, April 02, 1916.

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