Waters, Leverett Edley[1, 2]
Male 1881 - 1953


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  • Birth  1 May 1881  Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1910  Astor, Lake County, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • on ancestry: Levert E. Walters - Page 1B, District 69
    Census  1920  Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sheet 7A
    Census  1930  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 205 Savannah St., "Levertt", transcribed as "Walters" on footnote - Sheet 15A, Ward 3, Block 25
    Census  1940  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • pg 3A, ED 160-22, 49 fair st
    Occupation  Barber at T Pearl White (1931), Mark L Wages ('32)  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Occupation  Lumber Mill (1910) 
    Occupation  Piedmont Cotton Mill  [10
    Died  23 Aug 1953  Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • "Leveret Watters"
    Buried  26 Aug 1953  Smyrna, Cobb County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
    Notes 
    • Note: Name may be seen spelled "Watters"

      Obituary, Found in The Atlanta Constitution
      Tuesday August 25, 1953

      "Leverett E. Waters
      Funeral services for Leverett
      Edley Waters, 73, former Atlan-
      tan, who died Sunday in Green-
      ville, S. C., after a frief ill-
      ness, will be held at 1:30 p.m.
      Wednesday in the chapel of J.
      Austin Dillon Co. burial will be
      n the Bethel Baptist Chruchyard
      near Smyrna.
      A native of Cobb County, Mr.
      Waters lived here 18 years before
      moving to Greenville, S. C. in
      1943. He was a barber.
      Surviving are three sons, Mil-
      ton, L. C. and Jack F. Waters,
      Atlanta; three daughters, Mrs.
      Chris Bouchillon, Greenville, S.
      C.; Mrs. E. F. Underwood, Grif-
      fin, and Mrs. Mack Huyler, At-
      lanta; two brothers, Millard Wat-
      ers and John M. Whitlock, At-
      lanta; a sister, Mrs. Lawrence
      D. Camp, Houston, Texas; four
      grandchildren and three great-
      grandchildren." [11]
    Person ID  I18  Begin with Craft
    Last Modified  5 Jan 2015 

    Father  Waters, John Baylis,   b. Abt 1863, , , Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1893 
    Mother  Pilgrim, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 22 Aug 1862, , , Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1928, , Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F263  Group Sheet

    Family  Smith, Louise,   b. 14 Apr 1881, , , Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1949, , Greenville County, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Nov 1900 
    Children 
     1. Waters, Ethel Mae,   b. 16 Jan 1903, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1980, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Waters, Alma Eleanor,   b. 10 Jun 1906, Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1975, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Waters, Ruth,   b. 6 Aug 1909,   d. 8 Jan 1910
     4. Waters, Ruby Lee,   b. 20 Dec 1911, Shawmut, Lanett County, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1953, , , Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Waters, Milton,   b. 28 May 1916, Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1966, Merritt Island, Brevard County, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Waters, Rev. Lewis Cranford L. C.,   b. 28 Apr 1920, Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1978, Riverdale, Clayton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Waters, Grady L,   b. 28 May 1922,   d. 29 Mar 1923, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Waters, Jack Franklin,   b. 24 Nov 1924, Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1961, Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F9  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1 May 1881 - Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Astor, Lake County, Florida, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Aug 1953 - Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Aug 1953 - Smyrna, Cobb County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Waters Family
    Waters Family

    Documents
    Smith / Waters Family Bible
    Smith / Waters Family Bible
    Smith / Waters Family Bible
    Smith / Waters Family Bible
    Waters Family - 1920 Census
    Waters Family - 1920 Census
    Waters Family - 1940 Census
    Waters Family - 1940 Census
    Waters Family - 1930 Census
    Waters Family - 1930 Census
    Waters Family - 1910 Census
    Waters Family - 1910 Census
    Leverett Waters - Death Certificate
    Leverett Waters - Death Certificate
    Leverett Waters - Obituary
    Leverett Waters - Obituary
    Leverett Waters - Social Security Application
    Leverett Waters - Social Security Application
    Leverett Waters - WWI Draft Card
    Leverett Waters - WWI Draft Card
    Leverett Waters & Louise Smith - Marriage
    Leverett Waters & Louise Smith - Marriage

    Headstones
    Leverett & Louise (Smith) Waters - Grave
    Leverett & Louise (Smith) Waters - Grave
    Status: Located

  • Sources 
    1. [S131] Formal Interview.

    2. [S19] Louise Smith Family Bible.

    3. [S43] Standard Certificate of Death for Levert Edley Waters.

    4. [S278] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Leverett E Watters.

    5. [S174] ((1930)).

    6. [S175]

    7. [S176]

    8. [S178]

    9. [S180]

    10. [S177]

    11. [S419] Obituary of Leverett E Waters.