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Stuck in Barnwell Cnty, SC

Hello,
I have been stuck and can't seem to get past what I do have. I can't find anyone searching any of my African American lines and I don't live in the State.
I have a Mrs.Marie COURTNEY who's death certificates shows her parents are Jim ALLEN and Lila GOMILLION.
Maried was born September 05, 1904 Dunbarton, Barnwell County, South Carolina and died Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.
Marie married Cudger COURTNEY b.1896 died Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.
Below is Marie COURTNEY's obit and below that is census who I believe are her parents.
Have questions please ask.
Thanks for reading. ( see all info below )

* Page 16B The Augusta, GA. Chronicle,Thursday Morning, Dec 4,1969

MRS. MARIE COURTNEY

Mrs. Marie Courtney of 702 Albany Ave, died Wednesday.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Williams and Dotson
Funeral home. A native of Dunbarton, SC. She had lived in Augusta
32 years. She was a member of Moses Baptist Church.
Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Ora Lee Darlington,
Miss. Mattie Courtney,both of Philadelphia, Mrs. Jessie Pittman,
Mrs. Sarater Williams and Mrs. Anna Hayes, all of Augusta.
Three sons, Otis Courtney, Sgt.1.C. Curtis Courtney, both of Augusta, and Eddie Lee Courtney,
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

* 1900 Census, Dist.19, Four Mile, Barnwell County, South Carolina June 2nd

# 22 - 22

ALLEN, James head w m Mar 1872 28 m _? Farmer Can read and write S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Lila wife w f Apr 1878 23 m _? Can read and write S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Marrie daughter w f Sept 1896 4 s S.C.

, Norman(sp?) son w m Jun/Jul(sp?) 1897 2 s S.C.

, Cleveland(sp?) son w m Dec 1899 5/12 s S.C.

* 1910 Census, Dist.51, Richland, Barnwell County, South Carolina May 2nd

# 218 - 218

ALLEN, James m b 37 m1 15 Laborer, Farm S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Lila wife f b 30 m1 15 3 children, 3 living Laborer, Farm S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Marie daughter f b 14 s Laborer, Farm S.C.

, Norman son m b 12 s Laborer, Farm S.C.

, Julius son m b 10 s Laborer, Farm S.C.

* 1920 Census, Richland Township, Barnwell County, South Carolina Jan 23rd

# 257 - 258

ALLEN, James head m b 47 m Farmer, Gen. Farm S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Lila wife f b 40 m S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Mary daughter f b 22 s Laborer, Home Farm S.C.

, Norman/Horman(sp?) son m b 21 s Laborer, Home Farm S.C.

, Julius son m b 18 s Laborer, Home Farm S.C.

* 1930 Census, Richland, Barnwell County, South Carolina April 21

# 30 - 30

ALLEN, James head R m neg 54 m 20 Farmer, Gen. Farm S.C. S.C. S.C.

, Lila wife f neg 45 14 S.C. S.C. S.C.

, ____y(sp?) daughter f neg 16 s S.C.


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