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Gossett Descendants

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1.  WASHINGTON1 GOSSETT, He married REBECCA MITCHELL 05 July 1846 in Cherokee County, Georgia.  She was born 20 November 1832, and died 25 October 1910.

 

More about REBECCA MITCHELL:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about WASHINGTON GOSSETT and REBECCA MITCHELL:

Marriage: 05 July 1846, Cherokee County, Georgia

    

Children of WASHINGTON GOSSETT and REBECCA MITCHELL are:

2.               i.    ELVIRA2 GOSSETT, b. 24 March 1849.

                 ii.    JAMES FRANCIS MARION GOSSETT, b. 11 November 1854; d. 10 May 1944.

3.             iii.    MARKUS WASHINGTON GOSSETT, b. 21 June 1860; d. 01 March 1937.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2.  ELVIRA2 GOSSETT (WASHINGTON1) was born 24 March 1849.  She married ELIAS HOLTCLAW 08 June 1875. 

 

More about ELIAS HOLTCLAW and ELVIRA GOSSETT:

Marriage: 08 June 1875

    

Children of ELVIRA GOSSETT and ELIAS HOLTCLAW are:

                  i.    ELISHA3 HOLTCLAW.

                 ii.    MARY HOLTCLAW.

 

 

3.  MARKUS WASHINGTON2 GOSSETT (WASHINGTON1) was born 21 June 1860, and died 01 March 1937.  He married (1) SARAH ANN POPHAM.  She was born December 1859, and died 10 January 1880.  He married (2) NANCY CAROLINE HOLTCLAW, daughter of ELISHA HOLTCLAW and MARY.  She was born 20 February 1857.  He married (3) MARTHA JANE DARNELL 15 November 1892.  She was born 12 October 1872.

 

Notes for MARKUS WASHINGTON GOSSETT:

1900 Bartow County Georgia, Allatoona District, page 123A

Enumerated                    8 June 1900        by Thomas M Puckett

Mark Gossett                      June 1862

Martha                                Oct   1872

Joe                                      Sept  1883

Thomas                               July  1886

Lee                                      Jan   1890

Queen                                 July   1892

Almond                               Nov  1893

Melvin                                 Mar  1899

 

 

1910 Bartow County Georgia, Allatoona District, page 18A

Enumerated           29 & 30 April 1910          by Melvin J Jones

Mark Gossett                       48

Martha                                 38

Dessa                                   16

Alma                                    13

Melvin                                 11

Pauline                                  9

Bill                                        6

Fannie                                   3

Dock                                     0-10/12

 

More about MARKUS WASHINGTON GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about NANCY CAROLINE HOLTCLAW:

Cause of Death: Venom of a snake bite

 

More about MARKUS GOSSETT and MARTHA DARNELL:

Marriage: 15 November 1892

    

Children of MARKUS GOSSETT and NANCY HOLTCLAW are:

4.               i.    JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3 GOSSETT, b. 21 April 1877; d. 20 May 1963, Bartow County, Georgia.

                 ii.    JOSEPH THOMAS GOSSETT, b. September 1883.

                iii.    THOMAS GOSSETT, b. July 1886.

5.             iv.    MARCUS LEE FATE GOSSETT, b. 26 January 1889, Canton, Cherokee County, Georgia; d. 15 May 1968, Acworth, Cobb County, Georgia.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

4.  JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3 GOSSETT (MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 21 April 1877, and died 20 May 1963 in Bartow County, Georgia.  He married ALICE J CABE 15 April 1910 in Bartow County, Georgia, daughter of JAMES CABE and MARTHA PONDER.  She was born 01 March 1891, and died 08 April 1969 in Bartow County, Georgia.

 

More about JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about ALICE J CABE:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about JOHN GOSSETT and ALICE CABE:

Marriage: 15 April 1910, Bartow County, Georgia

    

Children of JOHN GOSSETT and ALICE CABE are:

                  i.    LAURA MAE4 GOSSETT, b. 1912; m. THOMAS BUFORD EVANS.

6.              ii.    JOHNNIE RAY GOSSETT, b. 15 June 1915; d. 08 September 1961.

7.             iii.    HENRY JAMES GOSSETT, SR., b. 06 November 1919.

8.             iv.    VIOLET RUTH GOSSETT, b. 06 March 1922.

 

 

5.  MARCUS LEE FATE3 GOSSETT (MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 26 January 1889 in Canton, Cherokee County, Georgia, and died 15 May 1968 in Acworth, Cobb County, Georgia.  He married MEEKEY MANELIA BARBARA CORDELIA COLLUM 01 August 1909 in Bartow County, Georgia, daughter of JOHN COLLUM and SARAH WOODALL.  She was born 13 April 1893 in Canton Cherokee Georgia, and died 30 August 1965.

 

More about MARCUS LEE FATE GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about MARCUS GOSSETT and MEEKEY COLLUM:

Marriage: 01 August 1909, Bartow County, Georgia

    

Children of MARCUS GOSSETT and MEEKEY COLLUM are:

                  i.    LESTER CRANSTON4 GOSSETT, b. 18 December 1910, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 19 December 1910, Bartow County, Georgia.

 

More about LESTER CRANSTON GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

                 ii.    CLARENCE RAYMOND GOSSETT, b. 31 March 1912, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 13 December 1988, Rockmart, Polk County, Georgia.

 

                iii.    HOLLIE LEE GOSSETT, b. 27 November 1913, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 03 February 1914, Bartow County, Georgia.

 

More about HOLLIE LEE GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

9.             iv.    BESSIE LOUISE GOSSETT, b. 11 May 1916, Bartow County, Georgia.

                 v.    WILLIAM OLIN GOSSETT, b. 11 June 1917, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 17 October 1984, Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia; m. DORA CAMP.

 

                vi.    BERTICE LILLIAN GOSSETT, b. 19 October 1919, Bartow County, Georgia; m. HARRY EDWIN WHITE, 05 January 1944; b. 27 July 1919, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 05 January 1995.

 

More about BERTICE LILLIAN GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about HARRY EDWIN WHITE:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about HARRY WHITE and BERTICE GOSSETT:

Marriage: 05 January 1944

 

10.          vii.    WALTER TERRY GOSSETT, b. 19 October 1922, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 25 February 2005, Calhoun, Gordon County, Georgia.

 

              viii.    CALVIN COOLIDGE GOSSETT, b. 04 July 1925, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 14 July 1986, Atco, Bartow County, Georgia; m. MILDRED ELLIE; b. 07 August 1930; d. 16 August 1996, Cartersville, Bartow County, Georgia.

 

More about MILDRED ELLIE:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

                ix.    CARL JAMES GOSSETT, b. 31 March 1928, Bartow County, Georgia; d. 13 December 1988, Bartow County, Georgia; m. ROBIN.

 

More about CARL JAMES GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

6.  JOHNNIE RAY4 GOSSETT (JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 15 June 1915, and died 08 September 1961.  He married CLARA HUFSTELLER 16 December 1946, daughter of LESTER HUFSTELLER and EULA BROOKS.  She was born 26 September 1922.

 

More about JOHNNIE RAY GOSSETT:

Burial: New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Acworth, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about JOHNNIE GOSSETT and CLARA HUFSTELLER:

Marriage: 16 December 1946

    

Children of JOHNNIE GOSSETT and CLARA HUFSTELLER are:

11.             i.    JERRY RAY5 GOSSETT.

12.            ii.    RICKIE LEE EDWARD GOSSETT.

13.           iii.    LINDA LOU GOSSETT, b. 26 September 1947.

14.           iv.    ZONIA STELLA GOSSETT, b. 23 November 1952.

 

 

7.  HENRY JAMES4 GOSSETT, SR. (JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 06 November 1919.  He married MABEL MUNDY. 

    

Children of HENRY GOSSETT and MABEL MUNDY are:

                  i.    HENRY JAMES5 GOSSETT, JR..

                 ii.    RONNIE GOSSETT.

                iii.    KATHLEEN GOSSETT.

                iv.    DAVID GOSSETT.

 

 

8.  VIOLET RUTH4 GOSSETT (JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 06 March 1922.  She married (1) ROY E BELL, SR.    She married (2) COLEMAN HUIETT. 

    

Child of VIOLET GOSSETT and ROY BELL is:

                  i.    ROY E5 BELL, JR..

 

 

9.  BESSIE LOUISE4 GOSSETT (MARCUS LEE FATE3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 11 May 1916 in Bartow County, Georgia.  She married BASEL OVY MCNEAL 06 May 1944 in Laura, Jones County, Mississippi, son of JOHN MCNEAL and CORA GREEN.  He was born 05 February 1914 in Rushville, Sheridan County, Nebraska, and died May 1961.

 

More about BASEL MCNEAL and BESSIE GOSSETT:

Marriage: 06 May 1944, Laura, Jones County, Mississippi

    

Children of BESSIE GOSSETT and BASEL MCNEAL are:

                  i.    JAMES EDWARD5 MCNEAL, b. 26 February 1947, Cartersville, Bartow County, Georgia.

                 ii.    RONALD LEE MCNEAL, b. 18 September 1952, Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia.

 

 

10.  WALTER TERRY4 GOSSETT (MARCUS LEE FATE3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 19 October 1922 in Bartow County, Georgia, and died 25 February 2005 in Calhoun, Gordon County, Georgia.  He married JESSIE LOIS COCHRAN 19 May 1943. 

 

Notes for WALTER TERRY GOSSETT:

WALTER TERRY GOSSETT

Published February 26, 2005 11:37 PM CST Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Mr. Walter Terry Gossett, age 82, of 112 Stoners Road, Adairsville, died Friday evening, Feb. 25, 2005, at Gordon Hospital in Calhoun.  Mr. Gossett was born in Bartow County, Oct. 19, 1922, the son of the late Marcus Lafayette and Meeky Collum Gossett. He was a veteran, having served with the 1303 Engineer Battalion of the U.S. Army during World War II and during the European and Pacific Theaters.  Funeral services will be held Monday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Barton Funeral Home with Reverends Jason Parker and David Baker officiating. Interment will follow in Stoner Chapel Church cemetery with full military honors. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends Sunday, Feb. 27, after 5:30 p.m. at the Barton Funeral Home R. Dudley Barton & Son Funeral Home, Adairsville, is in charge of funeral arrangements.

 

CALHOUN TIMES   March 1 2005

Mr. Walter Terry Gossett, 82, of 112 Stoners Road, Adairsville, died Friday evening, Feb. 25, 2005, at Gordon Hospital. He was born in Bartow County on Oct. 19, 1922, son of the late Marcus Lafayette and Meeky Collum Gossett. He was a veteran having served with the 1303 Engineer Battalion of the United States Army during World War II and during the European and Pacific theaters. He had been employed by Porter Carpets and was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed his hobby of building birdhouses. Survivors include his wife, Jessie Lois Cochran Gossett of Adairsville, to whom he was married May 19, 1943; two sons and daughters-in-law, Terry and Brenda Gossett and Danny and Brenda Gossett, all of Cartersville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Earl Abernathy and Pat and J. R. Parker, all of Adairsville; a brother, Carl Gossett of Powder Springs; two sisters, Bessie McNeal of Powder Springs and Bertice White of Acworth; and 12 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. Funeral was Monday, Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Barton Funeral Home, with the Revs. Jason Parker and David Baker officiating. Interment followed in Stoner Chapel Church cemetery. Grandsons served as pallbearers. R. Dudley Barton & Son Funeral Home of Adairsville was in charge of arrangements.

 

 

More about WALTER TERRY GOSSETT:

Burial: 28 February 2005, Stoner Chapel Church Cemetery, Adairsville, Bartow County, Georgia

 

More about WALTER GOSSETT and JESSIE COCHRAN:

Marriage: 19 May 1943

    

Children of WALTER GOSSETT and JESSIE COCHRAN are:

                  i.    TERRY5 GOSSETT, m. BRENDA.

                 ii.    DANNY GOSSETT, m. BRENDA.

                iii.    BRENDA GOSSETT, m. EARL ABERNATHY.

                iv.    PAT GOSSETT, m. J R PARKER.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

11.  JERRY RAY5 GOSSETT (JOHNNIE RAY4, JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1)  He married SUE HIGHTOWER. 

    

Children of JERRY GOSSETT and SUE HIGHTOWER are:

                  i.    CARLA6 GOSSETT.

                 ii.    JEREMY GOSSETT.

 

 

12.  RICKIE LEE EDWARD5 GOSSETT (JOHNNIE RAY4, JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) He married TERESA STEGALL. 

    

Child of RICKIE GOSSETT and TERESA STEGALL is:

                  i.    DONNIE KEITH6 GOSSETT.

 

 

13.  LINDA LOU5 GOSSETT (JOHNNIE RAY4, JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 26 September 1947.  She married FAIN ALEXANDER COCHRAN, JR. 31 March 1972, son of FAIN COCHRAN and MYRTICE WILSON. 

 

More about FAIN COCHRAN and LINDA GOSSETT:

Marriage: 31 March 1972

    

Children of LINDA GOSSETT and FAIN COCHRAN are:

                  i.    FAIN ALEXANDER6 COCHRAN III, b. 06 November 1973.

                 ii.    WILLIAM E COCHRAN, b. 20 July 1978.

 

 

14.  ZONIA STELLA5 GOSSETT (JOHNNIE RAY4, JOHN WASHINGTON ELISHA3, MARKUS WASHINGTON2, WASHINGTON1) was born 23 November 1952.  She married (1) RICHARD LARGENT.    She married (2) LINWOOD (BUTCH) MATHILL. 

    

Child of ZONIA GOSSETT and RICHARD LARGENT is:

                  i.    MICHELLE MARIE6 LARGENT.

 

    

Child of ZONIA GOSSETT and LINWOOD MATHILL is:

                 ii.    LINWOOD6 MATHILL II, b. 15 March 1984.