Free Colored Death Certificates: MISCELLANEOUS, no. 15.
by Lisa Y. Henderson
Angelina Barnes. Died 19 September 1931, Kenly, Beulah, Johnston County. Colored. Widow of Mike Barnes. Age 68. Born Wayne County to Elbert Artis and Beadie Artis, both of Wayne County. Buried Barnes cemetery. Informant, Jane Locus, Kenly.
In the 1860 census of Pikeville, Wayne County: Elbert Artis, 24, wife Bedence, 20, and daughters Georgiana, 2, and Angeline, 6 months.
Barrister Goines. Died 14 January 1921, Tally Ho, Granville County. Black. Farmer. Born 1823 in NC to Jessie Goines and an unknown mother. Buried Flat Creek. Informant, George Goines.
Leonidus Jones. Died 4 December 1924, Windsor, Bertie County. Colored. Widower of Sarah Jones. Born 11 April 1835, Windsor, Bertie County, to Britton Jones and unknown mother. Buried James Bond cemetery. Informant, George Jones.
Abram Artis. Died 6 January 1923, Ormonds, Greene County. Colored. Married to Classie Artis. Farmer. Born 5 November 1872 in Greene County to Jordan Artis of Wayne County and Ollie Artis. Buried in Worthington cemetery, Ormonds. Informant, Ned Artis, Snow Hill.
Ruffin Artis. Died 25 October 1926, Wilson, Wilson County. Colored. Married to Florence Artis. Age 56. Farmer for Wm. Anderson. Born Wayne County to Jordan Artis and Allie Artis, both of Wayne County. Informant, Florence Artis.