Sorry to correct you so publicly but Emmaline Acree did not die at age 11. She married Freeman Wheeler Poole shortly after her 13th birthday. Freeman worked for James Clayton Acree for 3 years to get permission to marry her. Freeman Poole was my grandfather. Emma and Freeman had 6 children:
one infant daughter born and died 1899
Sarah Elizabeth Poole b. 1900 married William Hoyt Murray
Oscar Allen Poole married Sallie Crapps. He worked at Uncle Bill Acree's store on Falls Road in Toccoa for years.
Myrtle Faye Poole married General Gilbert
Olya Mae Poole married Ernest Sellers
Buford Valentine Poole born 1912
Emma died not long after Buford was born and is buried at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Banks County, Georgia beside Freeman, who married again to Verlie Elizabeth Minyard around 1921 and who is my grandmother.
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