Berlin Posey

Berlin George Posey (1921 - 1988)

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Berlin George Posey
Born in Magee, Simpson, Mississippi, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 22 Nov 2014
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Berlin Posey is buried in Magee Cemetery.


Berlin George Posey was born on Jun 26, 1921 in Magee, Simpson, Mississippi, USA. [1]

He was the foster/adopted child of Henry Allen Turner and Emma E. Everett. [2]

He died on Jul 19, 1988 last residence in Wiggins, Stone, Mississippi, USA (Age at Death: 67). [3]

When he was 23, he married Mary Odell Canoy, daughter of James Oliver Canoy and Mary John Cockrell, on Sep 18, 1944 (date on headstone).

Berlin George Posey lived in Simpson, Mississippi, USA in 1935. He lived in Simpson, Mississippi, USA on 01 Apr 1940 (Age: 18; MaritalStatus: Single; RelationToHead: Adopted Son). Race: (White)

He was buried in Magee, Simpson, Mississippi, USA (Magee Cemetery). [4]


  1., U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Provo, UT, USA, Operations, Inc., 2015),, Record for Berlin Posey. Name: Berlin Posey Gender: Male Race: White Birth Date: 26 Jun 1921 Birth Place: Magee Simpso, Mississippi Death Date: 19 Jul 1988 Father: Henry A Turner Mother: Emmy E Evertt SSN: xxx Notes: Jul 1943: Name listed as BERLIN POSEY
  2. Obituary for Henry Allen Turner Clipped from Simpson County News, 20 Oct 1955, Thu, Page 1
  3. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 20 May 2014), Berlin Posey, 19 Jul 1988; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing). Note: SSDi transcription birth date does not match headstone
  4. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2015), Berlin G. Posey, 1988; Burial, Magee, Simpson, Mississippi, United States of America, Magee Cemetery; citing record ID 72167843, Find a Grave,
  • Headstone
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 9 January 2018), Berlin G Posey in entry for Mary Odell Posey, Mississippi, United States, 14 Sep 2011; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, ( : 2014); citing Magee Courier, The & Simpson County News, born-digital text.
  • "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch ( : 23 May 2014), George B Posey, Residence, Wiggins, Mississippi, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 9 January 2018), Birlen Posey in household of Henry Turner, Beat 1, Simpson, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 64-9, sheet 23B, line 61, family 379, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 2064.

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Berlin & Mary A Posey - Headstone
Berlin & Mary A Posey - Headstone

Berlin G. Posey - Headstone
Berlin G. Posey - Headstone


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