HANKINSON FAMILY NOTES OF INTEREST

12-11-1924 - Richard Hankinson, Columbia, Ga., sent to the chain gang for two years. He was arrested on a bench warrant issued by Judge J. K. Henry. He was found guilty of violating the prohibition law. He waived extradition from Aiken, S.C.
Allendale, S.C., 6-21-1935 - Dr. W. H. Breeland, his wife and their daughter Laura, were injured in an automobile accident. They were returning home from Augusta, Ga. after attending  the funeral of Mrs. Breeland's aunt, Mrs. Ida Hankinson Calhoun.  Accident happened at a point near Silverton. Another car drove into their lane.  Reported to the University hospital, later released. 
One of Augusta's oldest and most revered citizens, Mr. Luther H. Hankinson,  celebrated his 86th birthday, Tuesday at his home, 401 Broad Street.  His daughter, Mrs. John Foster who lives with him invited the friends and the family.  Four generations attended, three of Mr. Hankinson's children: Mrs. Foster, Mrs. Howard Stafford, and Mrs. J. Lee Hankinson. Among the grandchild present there were, Mrs. Stewart Phinizy, Miss Mary Stafford, Thomas Stafford, Jr. and Mrs. Robert Goodwin. Fourth generation: great grand child, Mary Ann Foster. (6-11-1931)
Luther Hampton Hankinson, Sr., died 4-15-1933;cause of death angina pectris, age 87, buried Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Ga.

Luther Hampton Hankinson, Jr., died 12-28-1966, buried in Magnolia Cemetery Augusta, Ga.

Luther Hampton Hankinson, of 1214 Belmont Dr., died in a local hosptial, 3-23-1962, Friday after an extended illness.  A native of Beech Island, SC, lived in Augusta, Ga for 50 years.  Son of the late Luther Hampton Hankinson and Mary Rountree Hankinson.  Retired Vice President and General Manager of the Hankinson Brick and Tile Company.  Member of Baptist Hill Church.  Survivors include his wife, Mary Bryson Hankinson, several nieces and nephews. Funeral services held at the Elliott Sons Chapel.  Interment in Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Ga. 

J. Lee Hankinson, age 59, died in his office on the 4th floor of the Southern Finance Company, Augusta, Ga., 7-9-1931. Son of Luther Hampton Hankinson.

Hankinson, Mary Bryson - Graveside services for Mrs. Mary Bryson Hankinson, Hillcrest Avenue, who died 12-28-1962 at a local hospital from an extended illness, in Magnolia Cemetery, A native and life long resident of Augusta, Ga, widow of Luther Hampton Hankinson.  A member of the Catholic Church.  She was the daughter of the late William and Ella Austin Bryson.  Survivors include three nieces, Mrs. Frank May, Mrs. Edgar Trapnell, and Mrs. J. Luke Davis all of Augusta; two nephews, Dr. Hampton Bryson, Miami, Florida and Edward Bryson, Dunellen, Florida.

Miss Leila Hankinson was complimented yesterday afternoon with an informal Foxhall Starman.  Misses Jean Doughty and Margaret Loyless entertained for Miss Hankinson the bridal party with a most delightful dance at the Country Club. 10-29-1919

The Marriage of Miss Leila Hankinson and Mr. John Gregg of Minneapolis, Minn will take place tonight 10-29-1919 at 8:30 at St. Pauls Episcopal church, reception at Country Club.  Some of the guest at the party were: Mrs. Victor Browlow, Texas who was Miss Ruth Hankinson, Miss Louise Hankinson and Stella Hankinson. 10-29-1919

10-24-1931- For $10, J. Lee Hankinson and Hampton Hankinson, sold to the H & H Company, 90 acres of land, designated as being in Lot #5 in division of John D. Twiggs, located between the Savannah River and the Twiggs Dead Rivers, also 130 acres in the 123rd District of Georgia.

Miss Virginia Mildred Hankinson whose engagement to Marvin Hampton McLin is announced today by her mother, Mrs. James B. Hankinson of Beech Island, SC.  The wedding will be an event of August, 1940.

Ameila A. Hankinson, who died yesterday (1-5-1923)morning at 3 o'clock at the Jackson, South Carolina home of an illnes of 3 weeks, age 77. Interment in the Foreman Cemetery. Survivors include five first cousins, J. B. Barnie, T. J. Joe, Rev. B. M. Foreman, and Jack and Horace Bates, Jackson, SC.   Her tombstone reads she is the wife of  R. S. Hankinson.
Mrs. Mary B. Hankinson to H. H. Sanders, house and lot on Carolina Avenue, North Augusta, $6,000.  The Augusta Chronicle dated 4-24-1926.
7-16-1933 - Miss Sara Frances Mathews and her sister, Miss Frances Hankinson, entertained for their lovely visitor, Miss Sara Dorn Huffman, Thursday evening at the Barnes home on West avenue in North Augusta by dancing with Englett's orchestra from Augusta, Ga.  The guest were as followed: Sara Dorn Huffman and Lucy Huffman of Bradenton, Fla., Frances Hankinson, Sara Frances Mathews, Margie Franklin, Elizabeth Berry, Jean Haire, Frances Scott, Cory Johnson, Alice Lanston, Frances Mealing, Celeste Pya, Mrs. E. C. Barnes, Edward king, Reuben Barnes, Robert Ison, George King, Ben Barnes, Tamalage Belding, Bill Thurmond, Richard Hankinson, Charles Early, Andrew Barnes, Mason Wright, James Butler, Paul Montell, J. R. Butler, Henry McKellar, Bill Tremiere and Wilton Lee.
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Cook, Sr., announce the marriage of their daughter, Lillian Janet, to Mr. Richard Hankinson, which took place in Edgefield, South Carolina, on Friday, December 10, 1937.  Mr. Hankinson is the only son of Mrs. Bob Mathews and the late Mr. B. A. Hankinson.  They will make their home in North Augusta, South Carolina. Richard is employed with Aiken Mills. 
Blanche Hankinson, age 87 of 133 South Boundary, S. E. died 2-16-1985 at an Aiken County hospital.  Interment in Millbrook Baptist Church Cemetery.  Native of Aiken County.  Member of First Baptist Church of Aiken and the Pauline White Circle of the Church. Wife of Wade Mayhew Hankinson; son, Mayhew G. Hankinson; daughter, Sabri Hankinson Smith, Aiken,SC, ; sister, Pearl H. C. Williams, Springfield. Note: She was the Treasurer of the American Legion Auxiliary Post Unit 26 - article dated 6-22-1973.
Nettie Hankinson, died 1-15-1976 in an Aiken SC Nursing Home.  Native of Aiken County, lived in Augusta, Georgia in the 30's.  Interment in Old Springs Methodist Church Cemetery.  Member of St. James United Methodist Church, Augusta, Georgia.  Wife of Arthur Tillman Johnson; sons, W. Hanford Johnson and James T. Johnson, both of Aiken, SC.  
Cicero Hankinson of 1233 Branch St. died 9-20-1970.  A native of Burke County, Georgia. Lived in Augusta, Georgia for the past 40 years.  Member of Mr. Zion A. M. E. Church, McBean, Georgia. Husband of Lillie Mae Hankinson.  Sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Williams, Tampa, Florida; uncle, Robert Hankinson, Augusta, Georgia.  Williams and Dotson Funeral Home.
Stella Hankinson wife of Leroy Hankinson 4th year Seniors of Tubman School. 6-8-1926.
5/1/1918 Journal and Review - Aiken, South Carolina, Mayhon Hankinson weds Blache Hankinson 4/24/1918, parlos of the parsonage home of Rev. Phillip Mc Lean; W. G. Hankinson, father of the groom.

Hankinson Cemetery- Jackson, South Carolina - This cemetery sits in the back of someone's backyard, behind a large white wooden fence. 197 Brown Rd, Jackson, South Carolina.

Martha Hankinson died 6-15-1848 age 65 yrs.

Thomas Hankinson 5-16-1832 age 60 yrs.

Joseph Hankinson 10-19-1856 - 6-30-1866

Another unmarked grave in the cemetery.