Saturday, February 25, 2017

Obituary of Levi Caylor, of Varnell, Whitfield, Georgia, in North Georgia Citizen, 1914

Obituary of Levi Caylor 

Library/Database: GALILEO (GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online)
Newspaper: North Georgia Citizen
Place of Publication: Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia
Date of Publication: Thurs., 19 Feb. 1914
Page: 1. Column: 2
Title of Article: "Mr. Levi Caylor Dies At His Varnells Home"
Extract By: D.K. Pritchett
Date of Extract: 26 Feb. 2017

Name of Deceased: Levi Caylor
Gender: Male
Age: 70
Date of Death: "Sunday" (not stated; est. 15 Feb. 1914)*
Place of Death: (at home) "near Varnells" [Whitfield County, Georgia]
Residence: Whitfield County, Georgia (northern part)
Stay in County: 7 years (est. arrival, 1907)
Occupation: Farmer (prosperous)
Military: Civil War Veteran, Union Army
Religious Affiliation: Baptist (Protestant, Christian)
Burial: "Monday afternoon" (est. 16 Feb. 1914)
Cemetery: Mt. Pleasant, Murray County, Georgia**
Survivors: "ten children" (names not given)
Other/Praise: "large number of friends throughout this and Murray counties"


D. K. Pritchett (extracted by), "Mr. Levi Caylor Dies At His Varnell Home," |North Georgia Citizen| (Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia), Thurs., 19 Feb. 1914, pg. 1 (via GALILEO). (accessed 26 Feb. 2017). 

Research Notes: 

*Date of death of this individual is usually reported as 14 February 1914.

**He is actually buried at Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery, Crandall, Whitfield, Georgia, according to Find A Grave Memorial 35126343, which includes a photo of the tombstone.

Also see, this blog: Legal Notice, Public Sale, Levi Caylor Place

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