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BEAL, Caleb*
(Abt 1800-Bef 1870)
NEAL, Mary*
(Cir 1802-1859)
SMITH, William F.*
(Cir 1823-Bef 1898)
BREWER, Mary*
(1831-After 1910)
BEAL, Caleb Robert*
(1841-1924)
SMITH*, Sarah Frances
(1864-1945)

BEAL, Oppie Jane*
(1887-1950)

 

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COUNCILMAN, John Manley*

BEAL, Oppie Jane* 3134

  • Born: 25 Jun 1887, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States 3132,3136,3137,3138,3141,3142
  • Marriage: COUNCILMAN, John Manley* on 8 Jan 1905 in Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States 3132,3133
  • Died: 22 Feb 1950, Bonlee, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States 3141,3142
  • Buried: 24 Feb 1950, Hope Methodist Chuch Cemetery, Bonlee, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States 3141

bullet   Cause of her death was Cerebral Apoplexy.3141

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bullet  Birth Notes:

Tombstone shows birthdate 25 Jun 1887.

bullet  Death Notes:

Listed in Chatham Co Death Index, book 34, p19.

bullet  Burial Notes:

Tombstone says "Oppie Beal wife of John M Councilman June 25 1887 Feb 22 1950"

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bullet  Noted events in her life were:

1. Alt. Birth, Jun 1886, North Carolina, United States. 1620



2. Census, 14 Jun 1900, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 1620
1) Beal, Clem B., head of household, born June 1842, age 57, married 18 years, born NC, parents born NC, farmer, owns his farm free\\\\
2) Beal, Sarah F., wife, born Oct 1864, age 35, married for 18 years, 7 children, 7 living, born NC, parents born NC
3) Beal, Charlie, son, born May 1881, age 19, born NC, parents born NC, farm laborer
4) Beal, Sallie, daughter, born June 1882, age 17, born NC, parents born NC
5) Beal, George, son, born Dec 1883, age 16, born NC, parents born NC, farm laborer, attends school for 2 months, cannot read or write
6) Beal, Oppie, daughter, born June 1886, age 13, born NC, parents born NC, attends school for 2 months, can read and write
7) Beal, Samuel, son, born Mar 1890, age 10, born NC, parents born NC, attends school for 2 months, cannot read or write
8) Beal, John, son, born Jan 1892, age 8, born NC, parents born NC, attends school 2 months
9) Beal, Herbert, son, born Mar 1894, age 6, born NC, parents born NC
10) Beal, Newby, son, born Feb 1896, age 4, born NC, parents born NC
11) Beal, Addie, daughter, born Mar 1898, age 2, born NC, parents born NC.



3. Census, 6 May 1910, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 3132
1) Councilman, John, head of household, age 28, married for 1st time for 5 years, born NC, parents born NC, general farmer, owns his farm free
2) Councilman, Oppie, wife, age 22, married for 1st time for 5 years, 4 children, 4 living, born NC, parents born NC
3) Councilman, Charles, son, age 4, born NC, parents born NC
4) Councilman, Marvin, son, age 3, born NC, parents born NC
5) Councilman, Wilburn, son, age 1 8/12, born NC, parents born NC
6) Councilman, Melvin, son, age 0/12, born NC, parents born NC.

4. Property, 31 Aug 1914, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. John M Councilman and Oppie Councilman his wife sold to B J Brewer 1 acre in Bear Creek Twp adjoining the lands of John H Dunlap on the Siler City road. It was sold "in consideration of that it shall remain in the possession of the white race and twenty dollars." Lot was 120 feet on the road and 363 feet deep. (Chatham Co Deed book FC, p567)

5. Property, 12 Oct 1914, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. John M Councilman and Oppie Councilman his wife sold to Fannie Phillips, for $3110, 2 tracts in Bear Creek Twp. First tract is 180 acres, being Lot #5 in the division of the late Wm M Harper land allocated to Fannie Phillips, adjoining John H Dunlap, Ralph Harper, Libbie A Smith, and the Siler City Road. Second tract is 20 acres, being allotted to A S Phillips by an order of court until final settlement of the said Wm M Harper land division, except B J Brewer lot on Siler City Road. (Chatham Co Deed book G0, p31)

6. Appearance in Document, 20 May 1915, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. Will of C R Beal mentions daughter Oppie, wife of John M Councilman, $25.



7. Census, 4 Feb 1920, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 3136
1) Councilman, John M., head of household, owns his farm free, age 38, married, can read and write, born NC, parents born NC, general farmer
2) Councilman, Oppie J., wife, age 32, married, can read and write, born NC, parents born NC
3) Councilman, Charlie M., son, age 14, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
4) Councilman, Milo M., son, age 12, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
5) Councilman, Caleb W., son, age 11, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
6) Councilman, Herbert N., son, age 9, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
7) Councilman, Leola C., daughter, age 7, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
8) Councilman, Odell J., son, age 3 8/12, born NC, parents born NC
9) Councilman, Sarah M., daughter, age 9/12, born NC, parents born NC.

8. Property, 23 Jun 1924, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. John M Councilman and Oppie Councilman his wife sold to Ambrose Smith and Mary Smith, for exchange of land and $450, three tracts in Bear Creek Twp, adjoining Mrs N O Cox and George C Councilman. First tract is 92 acres, from Milo Councilman original SE corner and Maple Branch. Second tract, 2.5 acres bordering George C Councilman. Third tract, Lot 1A in division of Milo Councilman lands, about 2? acres. Timber is excepted for 2 years from 1 Jan 1926. (Chatham Co Deed book G0, p64)



9. Census, 17 Apr 1930, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 3137
1) Councelman, John, head of household, owns his home on Anson Road in Bonlee town, home value $3000, has a radio, not on a farm, age 48, married at age 24, born NC, parents born NC, salesman at hardware store, not a veteran
2) Councelman, Oppie, wife, age 42, married at age 17, born NC, parents born NC
3) Councelman, Leola K., daughter, age 17, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
4) Councelman, Odell J., son, age 14, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
5) Councelman, Marie S., daughter, age 11, attends school, born NC, parents born NC;
6) Councelman, Ledford J., son, age 9, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
7) Councelman, Howard L., son, age 8, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
8) Councelman, Osborn, son, age 6, attends school, born NC, parents born NC
9) Councelman, Martha J., daughter, age 4 6/12, born NC, parents born NC
10) Councelman, Lester D., son, age 3 1/12, born NC, parents born NC.

10. Property, 23 Feb 1932, Bonlee, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. J M Councilman and Oppie Councilman his wife sold to Charles C Routh, for $10 and other valuable considerations, land and buildings in Bonlee. This is the same land as 27 Sep 1923 transaction above, except the railroad is now the A&Y Railroad instead of Southern RR. Bob Lindley says Charles C Routh owned the roller mill adjoining this land. (Chatham Co Deed book HH, p120)

11. Story, 2 Oct 1938. Shirley has a photo showing Oppie with her mother Sarah, son Charlie, and granddaughter Shirley (the oldest of each generation). The photo is dated 2 Oct 1938.



12. Census, 9 Apr 1940, Bonlee, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 3138
1. Councilman, John M., head of household, owns his home, valued at $1500, not a farm, age 58, married, completed 7th grade, born NC, lived at same house on 1 April 1935, worked 72 hours during week of 24-30 March, occupation retail grocery, works on own account, worked 52 weeks during 1939, receives other income
2. Councilman, Oppie, wife, age 53, married, completed 7th grade, born NC, engaged in home housework
3. Councilman, Marie, daughter, age not listed, single, not attending school, completed 1 year of high school, born NC
4. Councilman, Howard, son, age 18, single, attends school, completed 3 years of high school, born NC
5. Councilman, Osborne, son, age 16, attends school, completed 1 year of high school, born NC
6. Councilman, Martha Jane, daughter, age 14, attends school, completed 6th grade, born NC
7. Councilman, Lester, son, age 12, attends school, completed 5th grade, born NC.

The census page says "Lines reserved for absent members of household who did not return and were unumerated elsewhere", and leaves 3 empty lines.

13. Residence, 1950, Bonlee, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 3141 Oppie Beal Councilman was resident of Bonlee when she died on Feb 22 1950.

14. Story. 2838 Pronounced "AH-pee", not "OH-pee".

15. Religion: Baptist.


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Oppie married John Manley* COUNCILMAN, son of Milo* COUNCILMAN and Martha Jane* WELCH, on 8 Jan 1905 in Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States 3132.,3133 (John Manley* COUNCILMAN was born on 4 May 1881 in Moore County, North Carolina, United States,272,3132,3136,3137,3138,3139,3140 died on 12 Jun 1965 in Sanford, Lee County, North Carolina, United States 2979,3139 and was buried on 14 Jun 1965 in Hope Methodist Chuch Cemetery, Bonlee, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States 2979,3139.). The cause of his death was Acute Myocardial Infarction.3141

bullet  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Marriage, 8 Jan 1905, Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. 3133 John M. Councilman married Oppie Beal.

2. Marriage: Bear Creek Twp, Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. Married at the Beal home.




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