American Pioneer Series By Jeannette Holland Austin
Hyde Family of Chamblee, GeorgiaBy Jeannette Holland Austin
Oscar Hyde Oscar Hyde was born 1878 in Dawsonville, Georgia. He was the son of William J. and Tabitha Hyde. Oscar removed to Chamblee, Georgia before 1907 where he served as mayor. Here Oscar is featured with his children, Marian and Marvin. Oscar's father was born 1845 in South Carolina and was a minister, married twice, the second time to Mrs. Tabitha Mabry, who is the mother of Oscar. Tabitha brought with her to the marriage her son, Seaborn Mabry. Tabitha was also the mother of Oscar's sister, Martha A. Hyde (born 1876). Oscar had a daughter, Edna, who was married to Gene Carroll, Jr. of Chamblee.
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Bachlott, John Rudolph, son of Richard and Emily (Rudolph) Bachlott, was born in St. Mary's, Ga. (Camden Co.) on 12 Feb 1860 where he later became a merchant. His grandfather was John Bachlott, a large slaveholder and planter who also operated a large tannery. His father was a carpenter and steamboat captain before the War Between the States. Source: Memoirs of Georgia (1895), Camden Co. Sketches.