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Fifth Generation (Continued)

Family of John Thomas BELUE (83) & Sara Elizabeth FINCHER (104)

232. Jack P. BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born in 1859 in Union County, South Carolina. Jack P. was 72 when he died in Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina in 1931. Jack P. was buried in City Cemetery, Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generations" by Annie B. BELUE.

He married Kate HOWELL, F. Born in Union County, South Carolina. Kate died in Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina in 1945. Kate was buried in City Cemetery, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

A daughter died in infancy & is buried in City Cemetery, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

They had one child:
i. Theron, GGGG Grandson, M. Born in 1889 in South Carolina. Theron was 24 when he died in South Carolina in 1913. Theron was buried in City Cemetery, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generations", by Annie B. BELUE.

He married Lucile JENNINGS, F. Born in Shelby, Cleveland County, NC. Lucile died in South Carolina in 1918. Lucile was buried in prob. City Cemetery, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.


233. James "Jimmie" L. BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 28 Feb 1863 in Union County, South Carolina. James "Jimmie" L. was 66 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 20 May 1929. James "Jimmie" L. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Source: "Union County Heritage" 1981, #65, (this source states his name is
Jack "Jimmie" L. (J.L.) BELUE, however the headstone has James L. BELUE);
"Family Records of John BELUE'S Generations", by Annie B. BELUE; Cemetery
Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 24.

He first married Minnie L. SMITH, F. Born on 26 Aug 1873. Minnie L. was 91 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 18 Nov 1964. Minnie L. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

They had the following children:
i. James Harry, GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 19 May 1898 in Union County, South Carolina. James Harry was 76 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 24 Aug 1974. James Harry was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

There were no children from this union. J. Harry died suddenly with a nail in
one hand and a hammer in the other one, mending a fence. Education: attended
Union High School. Faith: Baptist. Source's: Records of John BELUE'S Gen-
erations" by Annie B. BELUE, 1982; "Union County Heritage" 1981, #65.

He married Birdie BIRD, F, on 24 Jul 1933 in Union County, South Carolina. Born in 1901 in Rutherford County, NC.

524 ii. Hubert Earl, M (1900-1928)
525 iii. Benjamin Franklin, M (1904-1957)
526 iv. William "Ted", M (1914-1980)

He second married Addie McNEACE, F. Born on 14 Apr 1869 in Union County, South Carolina. Addie was 27 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 17 Sep 1896. Addie was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Cemetery Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 24.

234. Edward "Eddie" Kenneth BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 26 Oct 1870 in Union County, South Carolina. Edward "Eddie" Kenneth was 47 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 10 Oct 1918. Edward "Eddie" Kenneth was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generation", by Annie B. BELUE, 1982;
Cemetery Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 24

He married Mollie ROUNTREE, F. Born on 25 Jul 1867 in Buffalo, Union County, South Carolina. Mollie was 85 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 22 Jun 1953. Mollie was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

They had the following children:
527 i. Furman, M (1887-1980)
528 ii. Marion Walter, M (1888-1962)
iii. Infant Son, GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 6 Nov 1891 in Union County, South Carolina. Infant Son died in Union County, South Carolina on 11 Sep 1892. Infant Son was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Cemetery Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 24.

529 iv. Howard, M
530 v. Fred W., M (-1982)
vi. Francis, GGGG Grandson, M. Born in Union County, South Carolina. Francis died in Cherokee County, South Carolina. Francis was buried in Town Cemetery, Blacksburg, Cherokee County, South Carolina.

Education: Graduated Gaffney High School, Gaffney, South Carolina; attended Citadel M.
College in Charleston, South Carolina. Profession: F.B.I. in Washington, D.C. (not sure).
Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generations", by Annie B. BELUE, 1982.

He married Lucille GOOTCH, F. Born in Blacksburg, Cherekee County, South Carolina.

531 vii. Jean Sheldon, M (1906-)

235. Orus T. BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 30 Mar 1873 in Union County, C. Orus T. was 72 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 14 Dec 1945. Orus T. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Orus & Esther were married in Fairforest Baptist Church. It was the first
wedding ever held in that Church. Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S
Generations", by Annie B. BELUE, 1982 and "Union County Heritage", 1981, #65;
Cemetery Records of Union County, South Carolina, Bk A, pg 23.

He married Esther A. BELUE, F, on 16 Dec 1898 in Union County, South Carolina. Born on 16 Dec 1880. Esther A. was 66 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 24 Jan 1947. Esther A. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Esther was a cousin of her husband, Orus T. BELUE.

They had the following children:
532 i. Athens, M (1899-1969)
ii. Angelle, GGGG Granddaughter, F. Born on 4 Nov 1900 in Union County, South Carolina. Angelle was 71 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 7 Mar 1972. Angelle was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Education: Union High School, attended Limestone College, Gaffney, South Carolina.
Profession: Taught Elementary School - 20 yrs. Managerial capacity, Hotel at
Myrtle Beach, S.C. until retirement. Never married. Source: "Family Record
of John BELUE'S Generation", by Annid B. BELUE, 1982. Not listed in Cemetery
Book.

iii. Leon W., GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 12 Jun 1902 in Union County, South Carolina. Leon W. died in Union County, South Carolina on 14 Mar 1903. Leon W. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Cemetery Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 23.

iv. Lynn, GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 13 Jul 1904 in Union County, South Carolina. Lynn was 23 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 3 Feb 1928. Lynn was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

"Family Records of John BELUE'S Generation" states Lynn was born in 1902 and
died in 1923. I am using the dates on his headstone. Also listed in Cemetery
Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 23.

533 v. Cecil, M (1906-1977)
534 vi. Olive, F (1910-)
vii. John T., GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 2 Dec 1913 in Union County, South Carolina. John T. was 76 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 1 Sep 1990. John T. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Education: Graduated Union High, 1936. Profession: Operates a filling station
& gen. merchandise, having followed this profession for 46 yrs. Faith: Baptist
John T. was stricken with polio, Aug. 1922, when he was 9 yrs old. Confined to
a wheelchair since. He moves around and along serving his customers willingly
& cheerfully, his attitude towards everybody. His body from the waist down is
same size as when he was first stricken. Source: "Family Records of John
BELUE'S Generation", by Annie B. BELUE, 1982.

535 viii. Warren E., M (1920-1957)

236. Omega BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 30 Apr 1875 in Union County, South Carolina. Omega was 87 when he died in Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina on 13 Sep 1962. Omega was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina.

Education: Common schooling. Profession: Carpenter and constructin work.
Faith: Baptist. Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generations", by
Annie B. BELUE, 1982.

He married Ruth Isabell Magdeline BELUE (120) , GGG Granddaughter, F, daughter of Thomas BELUE Junior (47), M (1829-1878) & Nancy Catherine FINCHER (105), F (1838-1929), on 5 May 1898 in Union County, South Carolina. Born on 28 Oct 1876 in Union County, South Carolina. Ruth Isabell Magdeline was 50 when she died in Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina on 27 Sep 1927. Ruth Isabell Magdeline was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina.

Source: "Union County Heritage" 1981, #66 & "Family Records of John BELUE'S
Generation". Ruth was a 1st cousin of her husband, Omega. Ruth & Omega had
an infant daughter b. & d. 1911 and an infant son b. & d. 1913.

They had the following children:
266 i. Iva Blair, F (1899-1972)
ii. Sidney Sarratt, GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 2 Aug 1904 in South Carolina. Sidney Sarratt was 66 when he died in Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina on 16 May 1971. Sidney Sarratt was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina.

Education: Grad. Columbia High, 1922; Business College, 1923, Columbia, South Carolina.


237. Olon B. BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 14 Aug 1877 in Union County, South Carolina. Olon B. was 74 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 16 Nov 1951. Olon B. was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Faith: Baptist. Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generation", by Annie
B. BELUE, 1982; Cemetery Records of Union County, South Carolina - Bk A, pg 25.

He married Ninnie FINCHER, F. Born on 13 Aug 1878. Ninnie was 86 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 17 Nov 1964. Ninnie was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

They had the following children:
536 i. Lucille, F (1906-)
ii. Lunette, GGGG Granddaughter, F. Born in 1910 in Union County, South Carolina.

Education: Grad. Union High, 1927; Business College, Greenville, S.C. Faith:
Baptist. Married A.G. GREENE, Greenville, S.C., b. 1905 d. 196_. Auto Mecha-
nic. One child: Jack Donald b. 1942, Grad. Greenville High, 1958; Graduated
Citadel at Charleston, S.C., 1962. Career Naval Air Force - Rank [1982] Lt.
Colonel. Married Judith Lynne PEMBERTON, b. New York. Registered Nurse, Army
Air Force.


238. Mary Ola BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 9 Jun 1879 in Union County, South Carolina. Mary Ola was 82 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 21 Dec 1961. Mary Ola was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Faith: Baptist. Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Generation", by
Annie B. BELUE, 1982.

He married Florence "Flora" BELUE, F. Born on 15 Feb 1882 in South Carolina. Florence "Flora" was 80 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 20 Jan 1963. Florence "Flora" was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Flora & Ola were 2nd cousins. The "Family Records" states she was a Saleslady
for Wilburn Dry Goods, Union County for 30 years, only employer, retired at 72
yrs., in 1954. She died in 1963.

They had the following children:
537 i. Robert E., M (1900-1954)
ii. Detzel, GGGG Grandson, M. Born on 28 Sep 1903 in Union County, South Carolina. Detzel was 1 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 21 Sep 1905. Detzel was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Not in Cemetery Records.

538 iii. Jesse Fincher, M (1911-1976)

239. Laura Orin BELUE, GGG Grandson, M. Born on 20 Dec 1881 in Union County, South Carolina. Laura Orin was 86 when he died in Union County, South Carolina on 10 Mar 1968. Laura Orin was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Education: Common. Profession: Engineer, Southern R.R., Charlotte Div., Green-
ville, S.C., 52 yrs. Retired at age 72. Faith: Baptist. In 1945 when Pres. F.
D. Roosevelt died at Warm Springs, GA, a solid pullman train was chartered via
Southern to take his body to Washington D.C. 2 Firemen & engineers were called
to the job. The final decision ended with L.O. for the special task. Why? The
formans answer was "I know there will not be a minute's loss, for this train
will go on schedule as ordered". Source: "Family Records of John BELUE'S Gen."

He first married Edith Pearl MORSE, F, on 12 Feb 1912 in Union County, South Carolina. Born on 14 Dec 1881 in Lone Tree, Johnson County, IA. Edith Pearl was 36 when she died in Union County, South Carolina on 13 Jul 1918. Edith Pearl was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

He second married Annie Alberta "Bertie" BARROW, F, on 26 May 1920 in South Carolina. Born on 18 Jan 1900 in Williamsburg County, South Carolina. Annie Alberta "Bertie" died. Annie Alberta "Bertie" was buried in Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery, Union.

Education: Finished High School, 10th, 1917. Profession: Taught country School
5 yeara; homemaker; retired from Exal Hosiery Ind., Union, South Carolina. Faith: Baptist
member of Fairforest Baptist Church, Union County for 51 yrs. Source: "Family
Records of John BELUE'S Generations", by Annie B. BELUE, 1982. -- Annie
Alberta "Bertie" BARROW is the author of this book.

They had the following children:
539 i. Richard Orin, M (1922-)
540 ii. Henry Hughey, M (1924-)
541 iii. Harvey Levi, M (1927-)

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