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Hon. Robert Towns DANIEL
Husband:  Robert Towns DANIEL
Birth:  21 Oct 1858 or 1859, Griffin, Spalding Co., GA
Death:  27 May 1915, GA
Disposition:  buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Spalding Co., GA
Occupation:  lawyer, judge
Father:  Dr. Milton J. DANIEL, b. Dec 1828, of Pike Co., GA
Mother:  Sherod Virginia TOWNS, b. 1837/8, of AL
Marriage-1:  23 Oct 1888, Griffin, Spalding Co., GA
Wife-1:  Rosa BECK
Birth:  1861/2, of Griffin, Spalding Co., GA
Death:  1896
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Col. Erasmus Williams BECK, b. 1832/3, GA
Mother:  Anna M. KIRKPATRICK, b. ca. 1837; m. 21 Jul 1857, Spalding, Spalding Co., GA
Stepmother:  Sarah Elizabeth WHITE, b. 1844/5 or 8 Oct 1848, GA; m. 26 Nov 1872, GA
Marriage-2:  ca. May 1909
Wife-2:  Anna Duer WOOLEY / WOOLLEY
Birth:  16 Jan 1862, Mount Holly, Burlington Co., NJ, or Hamilton Twp., Mercer Co., NJ
Death:  24 Nov 1936, Fulton Co., GA
Occupation:  homemaker
Other Spouse:  m1. 4 Oct 1883, Decatur Co., IN, Milton Franklin PARSONS
Other Spouse:  m3. 4 Aug 1922, John Sprole LYONS
Father:  Henry H. WOOLLEY
Mother:  Elizabeth R. VANDERBECK
Children with Rosa BECK:
Children with Anna WOOLLEY:
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Alabama, Indiana, Georgia, New Jersey


1.  Anon.  Sunday, 21 Oct 1888.  "A Happy Marriage."  The Griffin Daily News (Griffin, GA) (online in the Spalding County GAGenWeb Archive; contributed by Lynn Cunningham):
Invitations have been extended during last week to the marriage of two of Griffin's most popular young people, Judge R.T. Daniel and Miss Rosa Beck, which will take place at the residence of the bride's parents, Col. and Mrs. E.W. Beck, on East Broadway, next Tuesday afternoon... 
Plus this note added by the transcriber:
At Oak Hill Cemetery, Spalding County, Georgia:
Daniel, Robert Towns, b. 21 Oct 1858, d. 27 May 1915

2a.  Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967 (online at familysearch.org):
Groom's Name: Erasmus W. Beck
Bride's Name: Anna M. Kirkpatrick
Marriage Date: 21 Jul 1857
Marriage Place: Spalding, Spalding, Georgia

2b.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service: IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Erasmus Williams BECK
Death: 22 Jul 1898
Marriage: 26 Nov 1872, Georgia
Spouse: Sarah Elizabeth WHITE; Birth: 08 Oct 1848
Source: patron submission

3.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Robert T. DANIEL (æ 21, b. GA; lawyer) is living in Griffin, Spalding Co., GA (p. 372D), with his parents, Milton J. DANIEL (æ 51, b. GA) & Virginia (æ 42, b. GA), plus a younger brother and a servant.  Rosa BECK (æ 18, b. GA) is living in Griffin, Spalding Co., GA (p. 392C), with her father, Erasmus W. BECK (æ 47, b. GA), and stepmother, Sarah (æ 35, b. VA), plus siblings and a servant.

4.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

5.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Robt. T. DANIEL (æ 41, b. Mar 1859, GA; lawyer) is living in Griffin, Spalding Co., GA (pp. 78B-79A), with his widowed father, Milton J. DANIEL (æ 71, b. Dec 1828, GA; doctor), plus his married brother and servants.

6.  1910 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Anna DANIEL (æ 45, b. NJ/NJ/NJ) is living in Griffin City (Ward 4), Spalding Co., GA (p. 94A), with her husband, lawyer Robert T. DANIEL (æ 51, b. GA/GA/GA).  They have been married 10 months, and it is a second marriage for both of them.  The record indicates Anna has had one child, not surviving (with her prior husband).

7.  1920 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Widow Anna W. DANIEL (æ 50, b. NJ/NY/NJ) is living in Atlanta (Ward 8), Fulton Co., GA (p. 123A).

8.  1930 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Anna W. LYONS (æ 60, b. NY) is living in Atlanta, GA, with her third husband (q.v.).

9.  Lucian Lamar Knight.  1917.  A Standard History of Georgia and Georgians.  Vol. 5 of 6. Lewis Publ. Co., Chicago & New York (online at GoogleBooks):
p. 2464 ...Judge Daniel was born at Griffin, Spalding County, Georgia, October 21, 1859... His father, Dr. Milton J. Daniel, was a native of Pike County, Georgia...  The mother of Judge Daniel... bore the maiden name of Sherod Virginia Towns, and was a native of Alabama...
p. 2465 ...On the morning of Thursday, May 27, 1915, at the annual meeting of the Grand Lodge of Odd Fellows of the State of Georgia... [a sudden stroke] resulted in death at 5:40 o'clock in the evening...
p. 2466 ...Judge Daniel was married first to Rosa Beck, of Griffin, who died in 1896.  In 1909 he married Mrs. Milton Franklin Parsons, of Mount Holly, New Jersey, formerly Miss Ann Duer Woolley, of Greensburg, Indiana, who survives him and resides at Griffin...
The sketch is obviously much longer; I only extracted the relevant genealogical data.

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