Sydnor, James Rawlings

Sydnor, James Rawlings

Male 1911 - 1999  (88 years)

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  • Name Sydnor, James Rawlings  [1
    Born 8 Mar 1911  Floyd County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 26 Sep 1941  Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 29 Nov 1999  Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I64048  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2017 

    Father Sydnor, Rev. Giles Granville,   b. Dec 1864, Halifax County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1941, Charles Town, Jefferson, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Evelyn Aiken,   b. Oct 1875, Appomattox County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1897  Lynchburg, Lynchburg City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 5 children 
     1. Sydnor, Charles Sackett,   b. 21 Jul 1898, Richmond County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1954  (Age 55 years)
     2. Sydnor, Giles Granville Jr.,   b. 21 Aug 1900, Floyd County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1987, Winchester, Frederick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Sydnor, Henry Moseley,   b. 29 Nov 1902, Rome Floyd, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1951, Sherman, Grayson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Sydnor, Louise L.,   b. 25 Aug 1906, Rome, Floyd, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1984, Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +5. Sydnor, James Rawlings,   b. 8 Mar 1911, Floyd County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1999, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     
    Family ID F539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wylie, Margaret,   b. 28 Apr 1916, Montclair Township, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 2015, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 13 Jun 1936  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
    +3. Living
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F22645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Mar 1911 - Floyd County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jun 1936 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Sep 1941 - Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Nov 1999 - Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Notes 
    • SSDI:
      JAMES R SYDNOR; 08 Mar 1911; 28 Nov 1999 (V); 23227 (Richmond, Henrico, VA); (none specified); 228-42-9936; Virginia

  • Sources 
    1. [S558] WorldConnect db: johns, Bob Newsome.

    2. [S942] SSDI.

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 15 Mar 2017.
      The Bee (Danville, Virginia), 27 Sep 1941, page 10

      DR. GILES SYDNOR PASSES TO REWARD

      Retired Presbyterian Clergyman, Halifax Native, Succumbs in Carlestown

      Charlestown, W. Av., Sept. 27 --(AP)--Funeral services for and burial will take place here today of Dr. Giles Granville Sydnor, retired Presbyterian clergyman, who died here yesterday after a brief illness.

      Dr. Sydnor, a former moderator of the Virginia Synod of the Presbyterian church, was stricken Wednesday at Berryville, Va., while attending a meeting of the WInchester Presbytery and was removed to a hospital here.

      A native of Halifac county, Va., he was a graduate of the Union Theological Seminary. Her retired last January 1, after serving as pastor of the Charlestown Presbyterian church since 1919. Prior to that he held pastorates in Augusta and Rome, Ga., and in the Bedford, Va., area.

      Surviving are these children: Dr. Charles A. of Duke, University; James R. Sydnor of Richmond, Va.; Granville G. Sydnor of Marinsburg; Henry M. Sydnor, Jefferson county school superintendent, and Mrs. Hugh M. McCormick, Fredrick, Md.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census.

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 15 Mar 2017.
      Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, Maryland), 25 Jun 1897, page 8

      Lynchburg, Va., June 24-- . . .

      Rev. Granville G. Sydnor, of the Presbyterian church at Evington, Campbell County, and Miss Evelyn A. Sackett, daughter of Mr. Charles H. Sackett, a prominent lawyer of this city, were married here tonight, the ceremony being performed by the pastor, Rev. F.F. McFadden. The church was elaborately and handsomely decorated and was crowed with friends and relatives of the couple.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2020.
      SYDNOR, MARGARET
      Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dec 8, 2015
      https://www.richmond.com/obituaries/sydnor-margaret/article_e303ced6-a756-522c-a41e-ec360b3ccdaf.html

      SYDNOR, Mrs. Margaret Wylie, age 99, died on Friday, December 4, 2015. She was the widow of James Rawlings Sydnor. At the time of his death in 1999, they had been married 63 years. Margaret Sydnor is survived by three daughters, Evelyn Sackett Kubas, Wilmina Kiskaddon Sydnor and Susan Barksdale Wagner; two sons-in-law, David Raymond Kubas and Harold Julius Wagner II; five grandchildren and their spouses, Benjamin and Shannon Kubas, Justin and Amanda Kubas, Harold Julius Wagner III, Esther and John Yuan, and Johanna and Adam Bachman; and 15 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Sydnor graduated from the Westminster Choir College in Princeton, N.J. and received a master's degree from the Presbyterian School of Christian Education. She taught in the Richmond Public Schools in the inner city and was past president of the local Association for Early Childhood Education International. Mrs. Sydnor was an Elder in the Ginter Park Presbyterian Church, and sang in choirs for 70 years. She was a member of the Council of the United Church Women and served on the Board of Mission Court of the Presbyterian Church. After retiring from teaching, Margaret packed and delivered Meals on Wheels each week for 20 years. She also served as a volunteer at Richmond Memorial Hospital for 19 years. When she and her husband moved to Westminster Canterbury, she did volunteer work as Resident Floor Representative for two terms and worked with the chaplaincy. She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by her family and friends. The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff at Westminster Canterbury Health Care and Pavilion for their loving care of Mrs. Sydnor, and to Bon Secours Hospice. She has given her body to medical science. Memorials may be made to Ginter Park Presbyterian Church, 3601 Seminary Ave., Richmond, Va. 23227 or to Westminster Canterbury-Richmond, Fellowship Fund, 1600 Westbrook Ave., Richmond, Va. 23227. A memorial service will be held for Mrs. Sydnor in the chapel at Westminster-Canterbury on Saturday, December 12, 2015, at 11 a.m.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S1728] U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2020.
      Name: James Rawlings Sydnor
      Gender: Male
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 13 Jun 1936
      Marriage Place: New York, New York, USA
      Church: Park Ave Presbyterian Church
      Spouse: Margaret Wylie

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S1853] New York, New York, Extracted Marriage Index, 1866-1937, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2020.
      Name: James R Sydnor
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 13 Jun 1936
      Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York, USA
      Spouse: Margaret Wylie
      Certificate Number: 13090

      Researched by Ted Smith


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