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QUERIES ADDED SEPTEMBER 1998 - AUGUST 1999
Lera Powell Looking for
descendants of Benjamin Franklin FREEMAN Jr. b. 1797 probably in
Co., NC, d. 1876 in Whitfield County, GA. He marr Nancy Taylor POPE in
1819 in Rutherford County, NC; she died 1879, probably in Whitfield Co.
Their children were: (1) Penelope b. 1820; (2) Jesse Pope b.
1821, marr Talitha Ann COOK 1846, d. 1898 in Dalton, GA; (3) Benjamin
b. 1823, marr Rachel, d. 1858, probably in Murray Co; (4) Mary Ann
b. 1825, m. John GORDON, d. 1904; (5) Permelia ("Milly")
b. 1827, marr Ellis SLOAN, d. 1900; (6) Myra Melinda b. 1827, marr
Mr. Dunn, d. 1911; (7) Rebecca A. b. 1829, marr Mr. Dunn?, d. 1850; (8)
John M. T. b. 1832, d. 1851; (9) George W. L. b. 1834, marr Jane M.
d. 1865; (1) Nancy M. b. 1837, d. 1857; (11) William H. C.
b. 1839, marr Amanda Carolyn WELLS, d. 1868; (12) Amanda b. 1842, marr
H. P. Williams, d. 1864. Sound familiar?
Trying to prove relation between John GORDON b. 1788, d. aft 1850 and
Mary b. 1797, d. aft 1850 to their children. They're in the 1850 Murray
Co., GA census. Their children are: (1) Joshua b. 1813-1819, marr
Mary A; (2) Lorenzo D. b. 1820, marr Elizabeth; (3) Lucretia b.
marr Jacob HOLLIFIELD 1843 in Murray Co., d. bef 1880; (4) Nancy
1826, marr Mr. Thompson bef 1850; (5) Thomas C. b. 1829, marr Mary Ann;
(6) Jacob C. b. 1832, d. 1862, marr Elizabeth SMITH and possibly
children. What happened to John & Mary GORDON after the 1850
Did they die or move? I cannot locate any death or probate records on
Can someone please help me?
Trying to find parents & siblings of Jacob HOLLIFIELD b. 1813 in
Co., NC. He married Lucretia GORDON 1843 in Murray Co., GA. In 1839
is a Grand Juror in Murray Co. and he sold land in 1848 to Lorenzo D.
in Murray Co. Did he come with family to GA; what brought him from NC?
Would dearly appreciate any help!
Looking for other descendants of Robert SLOAN b. 1776 in NC or VA, marr
Margaret "Peggy" Cook 1801 in Blount County, TN, died 1845 in
Murray Co. Peggy COOK SLOAN died 1855 in Murray Co. and is supposed to
be buried in Bethlehem Cem. near the Whitfield/Gordon Co. line. Who
Dr. and Mrs. J. M. SELF that Robert & Peggy SLOAN's daughter
"Betsy" was living with in the 1850 Murray Co. census? Were they
Mike & Evie
Looking for information on James QUINN, born 8 Sep 1879 in Murray
Georgia and died 30 Oct 1954 in Floyd County, Georgia. I was told that
his place of birth was Spring Place in Murray County, but I'm not
if such a place exists. James was married to Amanda SMART, 22 Apr 1884
to 22 Oct. 1916. Any help on either James or Amanda is appreciated.
for John THORNTON (ca. 1765-1812), son of Matthew Thornton of Campbell
Co., VA. Married Nancy (1769-1855), and they lived in Murray Co., GA in
the Springplace area. They had 10 children, probably born there or at
part of them. John may have been a white trader, and Nancy was part
I am also looking for Alexander SHOOK, a white man born in early 1800s;
died before 1896; md. Delilah and may have had a second wife after
He probably died in Murray Co.
I am trying to locate information on my grandfather WILLIAM HENRY
born about May 1, 1851 in Murray County, GA. He married Myra Carra
in Sand Hill, TN January 6, 1904 and moved to Texas soon after.
Cindy Bishop I
am looking for any information on the BRAMBLETT/HUFFMAN/HAWKINS
They lived in Murray Co. in the late 1800's. John Henry Hawkins married
Julie Bramblett (my great grandparents) daughter of Harrison Bramblett
and Barbara Huffman.
Cindy Bishop I
am looking for any information on the PULLIAM/WHITE families. I know
they lived in Murray Co. during the earlier part of the 1900's and
there is som of them still there. Joe Pulliam who married Donia white
my great grandparents.
Charles H. Henderson
I am searching for the following people: Hannah HENDERSON m. James H.
23 June 1855 Murray Cty.; Pelima A. NICHOLSON m. Jessie B. Henderson 25
March 1860. Note: Jessie B. captured at Resaca 15 May 1864 d. Alton IL
Union prison Feb. 1865, SO Pelima probably remarried??
Moses Moran SNOW, b abt 1830, d 1864 Blanco Co, TX m. 1855 Hopkins
Co, TX to Aley PRUITT ch. Jessie, Sarah, Mary Jane and Moses (fe) - all
born in Blanco Co, TX. I would like to connect Moses to the Jesse(b SC)
and Sarah (b NC) SNOW family found in the 1840 & 1850 Murray Co, GA
census. If this is true, then some of his sisters were Frances
Sarah, and Nancy - all b GA. Other families nearby were Levi SNOW and
SNOW and their families - all b GA. Could these be brothers?
Pat Shannon I
am looking for James Henry MILLER, born ca 1800 in what I believe may
Murray County, Georgia. He married Elizabeth CATER 1824 in Georgia. The
Miller family then migrated to Montgomery County, AL after 1840. Their
children were: Leonidas Bolivar, b. ca 1827 GA; John H., b. ca 1829 GA;
Susannah Ann, b. ca 1831 GA; James B., b. ca 1833 GA; Mary, b. ca. 1836
GA; Edward, b. ca 1838 GA; Philip, b. ca. 1840 GA; Elizabeth Caroline,
b. ca 1843 Montgomery Co., AL; William, b. ca 1846 Montgomery County,
I have detailed information on his descendants and will be most happy
share what I have. Please check your data for this elusive MILLER.
information about or descendants of Mrs. Talitha Noel STEED. In the
she received--and preserved--letters from Iowa telling of the deaths of
her mother, stepfather and several siblings. Talitha was living in
County at the time.
MamaW@aol.com I am
looking for information on my GGrandmother Nancy Jane MAY, born May
in North Carolina. She married Leonard Nelson TINSLEY June 2,1850 in
County,Georgia. I believe Nancy Jane May's parents to be John W May and
DAVIS/CUMMINS. I'm searching for the parents and/or siblings of Isaac
b. Jan 25, 1812 or 1817 in S. Carolina and Catherine Cummins b. Oct 18,
1822 in Tenn. Isaac and Catherine married Jan. 12, 1842 in Greene
Tenn. They have the following children: John b. 1844 in Tenn., William
Horton Davis b. 1846 in Tenn., James Davis b. 1848 in Georgia (possibly
Murray County), Susan A. Davis b. 1850 in Ga., Mary Jane Davis b. 1855
in Ga., Nancy Ann Davis b. 1857 in Ga., Melvina Davis b. 1860 in Ala.,
Thomas Davis b. 1862 in Ala. Isaac and Catherine are in the 1850 Murray
County Ga., census records and next to them is Andrew Cummins (I
he may be Catherine's brother). They next appear in the Franklin County
Ala., 1860 census records, then in 1880 they appear on the Comanche
Texas census records. Isaac and Catherine are buried at Board Church
in Comanche County Texas. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
Gary Wood I am
for the parents of David VOYLES born 1782 in North Carolina. He was
as David Voils in the 1850 census of Murray Co. Georgia. His son Thomas
Sidney Voyles was born 1832 in Hall Co. Georgia. David Voyles served in
the War of 1812 for South Carolina. In 1854 he was in Madison Co.
David died in 1883 Jefferson County, Illinois about 101 years old.
Looking for William M. BIRD/BYRD who is shown in this county in the
census. He married Artimissa B. THOMPSON in Hall Co. GA.
John G. Nash, Jr.
Looking for information regarding William Nelson BROWN. Father James
mother Rachel Baker Brown. William born Jan 1 1838 in Murray County.
C. Alan Russell
Trying to locate any information on Abraham (Abram) B. RUSSELL and John
(Thomas) RUSSELL who received draws from Chastains District, Habersham
Co., Georgia during the Land Lottery of 1832; also the widow Lydia
at the same time. It is believed that these are the same Russells (with
the exception of Lydia) that moved to Murray Co., Georgia by 1860.
B. RUSSELL died in Murray County about 1888. John RUSSELL married
ADAMS July 1860 in Murray County. Also known to have been in Cherokee
Lumpkin Counties, Georgia. Abram B. RUSSELL (son of John) was in
Co., Georgia census of 1860. Abraham B. RUSSELL was in Cherokee County
looking for information about Freeman and Betty CALLAHAN, Freeman
and his wife Susan (PACK?) CALLAHAN lived near Chattsworth, Murray
Georgia. Betty CALLAHAN BORING, b. 1914, d. 1960, was my mother. She
up around Chattsworth, GA and lived in Cleveland, TN. I am seeking any
information on their parents and grandparents. Your help would be
Rosemary B. Wear
info on the birthdate of Mary Jane McENTIRE. She was born in MURRAY CO.
married to William James BECK 20 dec.1866. She died in TX. Her father
James L. McENTIRE who was born in NC. but lived in Murray Co. He was
elder in the Sumach Congregaton. He was one of several men to assist
S.H. HENRY in the organization of the Sumach Church in October 1851. On
Aug. 17, 1853 he donated one and one half acres to the Sumach Church.
James BECK lived at Woodlawn??, MURRAY CO., GA. His father was William
Andrew BECK who came from ELBERT CO., GA.
like to find family of Daniel DUNN b.1822 Green Co.Tenn/d.1885 Murray
son of William DUNN and Rebecca HEADRICK. Daniel married Elizabeth
MCCAMISH B.1829 TN/d.1901 Murray Co.GA, she was the daughter of Robert
MCCAMISH and Elizabeth Mary MOORE. I am descended from Daniel's older
Allen DUNN b.1820 Green Co.TN/d.1913 Catoosa Co.GA. Allen md Rachel
sister of Elizabeth "Betsey" MCCAMISH who md his brother Daniel.
Daniel and Betsey md 8 Nov 1846 in Murray County. They had 6 children:
1. James M. b.Nov 1847 TN md 25 Dec 1889 Murray Co. to Zipporah Cub
James d.1921 & Zipporah d.1929 both are buried at Summerhour Cem.
Daughter b/d 1891 GA Dan b.Oct 1892 GA James b. Dec1896 GA Samuel b.
GA Lillian b.Dec 1898 GA
2. Daniel Robert b. Dec1849 TN md 8Feb1877 Murray Co.to Emma Holland
b.May 1845 GA. Children: Wm "Willie" b. Mar 1878 GA Lizzie b.
Jan 1880 GA d.1927 md 16Jul1899 James Poteet
3. William b.1855 TN md 22Feb1883 GA to Jane Plemmons b.1859 GA
& Jane d.1926 both buried at Summerhour Cem. Murray Co. Children:
b.Aug 1886 GA Marvin b. Feb 1895 GA Willie b. Sep 1896 GA
4. Rebecca b. 1857 ? 5. G.W. b. 1858 ? 6. J.A. b. 1859 This is all I
have on Daniel's family and haven't been able to find any connection to
descendants to date. Would love to connect with any kin of this family
to add to book I'm working on. Also have hit brick wall in locating kin
of Daniel & Allen's known brothers and sisters: Jane b.1829;
b.1834;Ann b.1836; Nancy b. 1837; Levi Lewis b.1839 and Martha "Mattie"
b.1844 md. Matt Foster. If any of these names are familiar to anyone
- would like to communicate with descendants of John BECK and Sarah
whose children settled in Murray County and had a large plantation.
and Sarah married during the Revolutionary War in Albermarle Co., VA
took land in Elbert Co., GA, where he died 11 July 1824. His children
to Murray County and Sarah, their mother, moved there with them. One
was William, who owned the plantation "Woodlawn"; he married
Ann Welch and their children were Caroline Elizabeth, Patrick Henry,
Margaret, William James, Reuben Thomas, John Welch and Lucy Aurelia. I
have an old typewritten article about Sarah Wansley Beck my dad carried
around with him in Texas and wondered if this Beck family was related
ours. We still are searching.
Tom P. Carter
Stephen Goodson CARTER came to Murray County in 1846 from North
The 1850 Census shows him to be age 13. He came to Georgia with William
(age 38-born in Va),Ann E.(age 26-born in Tn.), John W.(age15-born in
Mary C.(age 7-born in Tn.)and James M. (age 20-born in N.C.) All ages
are as of 1850 census. I am Stephen Goodson Carter's grandson and I am
trying to determine who his father and mother are. While it's possible
that William was his father, it isn't likely that Ann was his mother,
she would only have been 13 when he was born. Also, it appears that he
had brothers John W. and James M. . And, it's possible that William and
Ann were his older brother and sister. I'm looking for any information
that will tell me who the mother and father were.
Jane I am
more information on g-g-grandparents, JOHN AND MARTHA DRAKE OATES
OATIS). They are in Spring Place, Murray Co. 1860 census with seven
listed. They are also there in the 1880 census. In the 1880 census, my
great grandparents LEWIS SULLINS AND MARY JANE OATES with their family
of six are still in Spring Place, but they went to Gainesville, TX in
Would like to know birth place, date, and parents of John and Martha as
well as date and place of their deaths.
I know that Alexander and John McCollum were in Murray County at the
of the century. Alexander Mccollum is buried in Dewberry Baptist Church
Cemetery. what I want to know is about Alexander's father, Alexanders
and offspring from both marriages.
information on the JOHN OATS (OATES, OATIS) family found in Spring
GA in the 1860 census with seven children. Wife's name was MARTHA
They are also in the 1880 census as is their son LEWIS SULLINS OATS
OATIS) with six children. His wife was named MARY JANE LEWIS. Seeking
place and date for the parents as well as death information.
Searching for information on families of Willaim Spencer McGUIRE and
Sarah BURTON. both died in Murray Co abt 1841. Children were; 1. John
m Dicie MARTIN 2. E. Wiley sold groceries in Murray Co. 3. Elizabeth
m Mansel COKER in Murray Co 4. William B (M?) 5. Mary m Daniel PINKARD
6. James Martin 7. Dock 8. Sarah I will share information with any
Rose I am
for information about our gg grandfather, HOLDEN RUSSELL PARSONS, who
to Murray Co.( Post Valley) from TN sometime around 1872. Between then
and 1898 he lived in Murray & Gordon Co. His wife was Penelope
PARSONS. They both died in 1897 and are buried in Calhoun GA. Any help
would be greatly appreciated.
I am looking for information on William A Beck. I think this is the
to one of my ancestors. In the 1870 Ga. census index I found Two
A BECK's. In the one who lives in Cherokee Co. There is a child REBECCA
B. BECK age 16, I think this is gggrandmother (BOBBIE BECK.) The
A. Beck age 70 in Murray I think is Bobbie's grandfather.
Williams I'm researching WILLIAMS in Murray County. I have Moses
Williams b.Oct 1861, married to Margaret Gallahan or possibly Callahan,
in 1879. Their children were James Cris b. 1880 married to Rosa Mchan;
John Anderson b.1881 married to Mary Faw; Nolia b.1884 married to Tobe
Barksdale; Oscar Lee b. 1892 married to Ethel Mathis. Moses 'Wilburn'
siblings were Leander b. 1851, Marion b. 1854, Maranda b.1856, and
b. 1862. If you have information about any of these please email back.
I found the following on the census index:
Alison W. MILLER , male, white, 17 yrs., born GA, in Spring Place
of Murray Co GA in 1870 page 556 of microfilmed census records.
This is my great-great grandfather. If anybody has any information
him or his ancestors, please let me know. He married Sarah Jane STEVENS
before moving to McLennan and Navarro counties of Texas.
Charles H. Henderson
Jesse B HENDERSON married Pelima A NICHOLSON on 25 March 1860. Jesse
captured @ Resaca and died in Alton Mi;litary Prison, IL 22 February
Now for my request; Watch for Pelima A Nicholson records. Who did she
Did she have children by Jesse?? and etc.
I am researching WILLIAMS, Oscar Lee. b-1892. married in Sept 21,1919
Murray county to MATHIS Ethel. They had a baby girl. Oscar contracted
and died. Ethel took care of him, but died from disease. I would like
know what happened to the baby,the MATHIS'S and possibly the date of
for the parents.
Deborah L. Woolf
THOMPSON-LEATHERWOOD: Searching for info. on my THOMPSON family, wife
Elizabeth "Betsey" LONG THOMPSON who is with her parents in 1850
(Union Co.) and her THOMPSON children, missing in 1860 and returns in
with more THOMPSON children. Her son James M. (Manuel? or Manning?)
b abt 1848 md. in the 1870's to Sarah (LEATHERWOOD?) and had children
GA. I can not locate the marraige record, nor the THOMPSON family in
I know the LEATHERWOODs were in Catoosa and Whitfield Co.'s. Are there
records for E. (Ed?) M. (Miles?) LEATHERWOOD family in Murray as well
anything to help with THOMPSON? Thanks in advance.
I am trying to find any information on Joshua "Billy" STAFFORD.
He lived in Murray county and is buried in Sumeour cementary. My
was Frank Stafford and his dad was Taylor Stafford.
My grandmother was ARTA LAVADA WINKLER b. 1879, daughter of JOSEPH A.
and ARTA LAVADA PARTON. She was born in a cabin on Ft. Mountain, many
her family members are buried at Cool Springs Cemetery. She married.
CALHOUN LONG b. 1875 Ellijay Ga., son of HUGH W. LONG and LOIS JANE
Her children were HUGH SPENCER LONG, GORMAN THOMAS LONG (my father)
1st: CATHERINE CECILIA LOOS, married 2nd; LIZZIE WEST BEAVERS, JOSEPH
LONG, MARGARET LONG AND ROBERT DRAYTON LONG. Wish to locate WINKLERS,
LONG'S or those linked with this family line to help fill in the
gaps. I am of the 1st Marriage of GORMAN T. LONG.
Jane In 1850
T. & Elizabeth MILLER lived in Murray Co. 63rd sub., in 1860 lived
in Franklin Co., Carnesville, Ga. with a wife, Margaret Frances, in
lived in same co., Boldspring, Ga. and he died before 1880 in Montomery
Co., Mt. Ida, Arkansas. I'm the offspring of a daughter by the first
Frances Emma or Emma Frances (have found her listed both ways) Miller
in 1851) that married Robert W. BELL(born in 1844 in S C) in Franklin
Ga in 1869. They were in Cass Co., Bryans Mill, Texas in 1880 living on
a farm that his parents, James A. and Jane Black Bell bought in
On my Great Aunt's birth certificate it shows that my Great Grandmother
Melissa WILSON was born in MURA Co. GA. I haven't been able to find
Co." on any of the searches I have conducted. Could it have meant
MURRAY Co? She was b. 1849 in Mura Co.this is the information I have,
ALL I have on her. Can you please help me figure this out? It means a
to me to find her information to pass down to the children who are her
descendants. She married Allen Thomas BULLION b. 1847, in Hickman Co.
They moved to Ark. where they raised their family. They both died in
for information on my grandmother's family. Her name was Alice K STORY
QUINN. Her mother name was Alice Asaline Argo Story. Her father was
Hardy Story. She was raised by her grandparents. William B ARGO and
Jane GODDARD???. The other girls of the Wm Argo family married YOUNGs
REEDs or REIDs Any information on any member of the family will be
I am looking for anything further on the following... CHAP CHAMBERS
MELISSA (MILLISIE) DIAL. SHE WAS 1/4 CHEROKEE AND HIS SECOND COUSIN. HE
WAS A FARMER AND LIVED IN CHATTANOOGA, TENNESSEE. BOTH FATHER AND SON
IN THE CIVIL WAR FOR THE NORTH. CHAP WAS KILLED IN THE WAR. THEY HAD X
CHILDREN: MARY SUSAN, BORN MAY 18, 1867, MURRAY COUNTY, GEORGIA. DIED
8, 1960 AND IS BURIED AT GROVE HILL, DALLAS, TEXAS. CASS, BORN
I am seeking information on MARTHA ADELINE WILLIS, born abt 1826 around
Murray Co, GA. About 1843, she married GEORGE ANSON PEEPLES, who was a
school teacher. They moved to Berrien Co around 1858 and later to
Would like to correspond with anyone doing research on WILLIS or
MATHIS Ethel, married Oscar Lee Williams on Sept. 21,1919, in Murray
I have heard that within a couple years of marriage he contracted
They supposedly had a little girl by then.. Ethel continued to take
of Oscar, and both Oscar, and Ethel died from the disease. Im not sure
what happened to the daughter, or the death dates of the parents. Any
will be greatly appreciated, thanks.
John Gould I am
information on John NICHOLSON and Martha Melinda BERRY (or BERRYHILLl)
who married in Murray county about l850.
My mother's family is from Murray Co. Her father was Grover Cleveland
born July 19, 1885, and her mother was Mattie Talulah SANDERS, born
14, 1883. Grover's brother was Victor Conroy Pickering, a prominant
county resident. Mattie's parents were China Lucindy BOWMAN and Wesley
SANDERS, but they may have lived in Gordon Co. Any information on these
family members would be greatly appreciated.
Jesse DOUGLAS b abt 1784 SC d 1850-60 prob Gilmer Co, GA wife Sarah
Ann b abt 1790 SC d 1870-1880 prob Gilmer Co, GA. Jesse lived
Co, SC until at least 1816, then to McMinn Co, TN until aft 1830, to
County, GA by 1837-39. Their children were 1. James DOUGLAS b abt 1808
m 1829 McMinn, TN Elizabeth FIRESTONE and moved somewhere in MO.; 2.
DOUGLAS b abt 1809; 3. Asa B. DOUGLAS b ?; 4. Ira A (Alexander DOUGLAS
b 1810 SC, m1 Cynthia CARLOCK and moved to Dade Co, MO, m2 arah Ann
Rutha DOUGLAS b 1811 m1 Russell SAXON (Sexton) McMinn Co, TB and
Jacob Lamance moved to Gilmer & Whitfield Co, GA; 5. David DOUGLAS
b abt 1812 moved to Bradley Co, TB and may have moved to Mich or Minn);
6. Rev. Hiram DOUGLAS b 1813 Spartanburg County, SC and m 1831 McMinn
TN Caroline Warnock, circuit Cumberland Presbyterian preacher TN to GA,
he moved to Bradley Co, TN; 7. Didama DOUGLAS b 1816 SC m 27 Feb 1837
Co, GA David Jackson CASADA (David I. Casida), they moved aft 1847 to
Co, MO; Sarah Ann DOUGLAS b abt 1818 m 1836 Murray Co, GA Samuel H.
9. Calvin DOUGLAS b 1820 SC m Nancy Louisa Jane Plemmons and moved to
Co, GA; 10. Hetta DOUGLAS b abt 1821 m Thomas P. HOLBROOK; 11. Mary
b abt 1827 a PARRISH and Abner G. DAVENPORT and lived Gilmer Co, GA;
Katherine DOUGLAS b abt 1829 m 1849 Patrick MORINE. I have further info
on Didama, Ira Alexander, and Ruth and want anything on their parents
and Sarah Ann am looking for info on what happened to their siblings.
CASADA/CASADAY's in Murray County, GA 1827-1847. Petit Juror 1837
CASADAY (Casada) He d 1841 Murray Co, GA. (John W. Harrison DAVIS
GA, adm of his estate) leaving a minor son, John W. CASADA. John GASTON
guardian of John W. CASADAY in McMinn Co, TN. Wesley CASADA m 6 May
McMinn Co, TN Elizabeth GASTON. Grand Juror 1837 14. Martin CASADAY 15.
Martin CASADAY (father/son?) Grand Juror 1839 5. Martin CASADAY (James
M. Cassaday? see below) Grand Juror 1837 David J. CASADAY. Grand Juror
1839 D. J. CASADAY. Also serving as Jurors during the same time were
Jesse and Sarah Ann DOUGLAS family--one of their sons, Rev. Hiram A.
married David Jackson CASADA to their daughter Didama DOUGLAS. Is James
M. CASADA b 1814 NC m 21 Jun 1842 McMinn Co, TN to Minerva J. NELSON b
1821 SC dau of Archibald NELSON b 1775 SC and Elizabeth b 1773 NC
3 households from Jesse and Sarah DOUGLAS in Gilmer Co GA 1850 Census)
the Martin CASADA of either 14. or 15. Petit Juror list? Was he the
of David Jackson CASADA who m. Didama DOUGLAS, dau of Jesse DOUGLAS and
wife Sarah Ann of Gilmer Co, GA? Since Lakey ELLIOT was living all
them and of NC and SC in Gilmer Co, GA were they also related? Lakey's
wife Nancy nee Douglas? All of the dau of Jesse and Sarah Ann married
Murray Co, GA (dau Ruth's second marriage). I have info on the
family and the family of David Jackson CASADA. Jackson as he went by b
1815 NC m 27 Feb Murray Co, GA, Didama DOUGLAS b SC. They moved after
to Dade Co, MO and they may have lived before that in Whitfield Co, GA
or were there in 1841.
I am lookin for information on my gggggrandfather Labon WATSON and his
wife Sarah. He was born abt 1775 in N.C., but died in Murray Co.,
in 1847. They had one son that I know of named Kindred. Any information
would be most appreciated.
Searching for information concerning John Calhoun FOOTE, Sr. (b. abt
- d. during or just after the Civil War) married Nancy Jane MCGIMSEY
25 Dec 1845 in NC - d. 22 Feb 1917 in GA-probably in Murray Co. or
I am a Murray County high school student looking for my ancestors. My
names is Walt Lawson. His brother name is Wralf. Please help if you
Donna I am
for information on EPPS. My Great, Great Grandfather was Thomas Epps
married Prescilla . To My knowledge there were 7 children one- Joseph
who married Nancy North ADAMS. Joseph was born on Jan. 12, 1833. Joseph
and Nancy had eleven children. One Thomas Epps who married Fleta Jane
Thomas was born on Feb. 17, 1866. Can't seem to find a lot of
Found in a book that there was an Epps cemetary in Murray County. From
what I know my relatives came from the north GA. area some from Union
which is near Murray.
Will share information on family of William Owen PAYNE (1840-1896) and
wife, Mary Jane BOND PAYNE (1851-1896) from Murray County, Georgia.
to find date of marriage for George Washington MULLINAX and Susan
HAYES. Probably around 1890 or 1891.
West I am looking for information on any WEST or LANKFORD family
related to William and Leaty(Leathy) WEST. William was born in SC about
1845; Leaty Caroline LANKFORD was born in TN in 1848. They moved with
family to Murray County, GA about 1875, presumably to be near Leaty
Wyatt and Tabitha LANKFORD. They resided in the Cisco, GA area until
deaths in 1928 and 1932 respectively. Two of their sons, William Marion
and Robert were born in Murray County and lived in the area most of
lives. If you think you may have a link to this family please contact
I have a lot of information about a branch of the family that moved to
South Georgia in the late 1910's. I also have information taking the
branch back to several more generations. Any lead is worth following.
Researching the GASAWAY family who came to Murray Co. in 1840's from
I am also researching all GASAWAY/GAZAWAY families in GA. Will gladly
I am trying to see if the Robert KING family I found in Murray Co. in
1850 census is the same as that on the 1870 census in Caiborne parish,
La. The reason I am uncertain is my great-grandfather, Daniel P. KING,
was not born until 1854. (He was born in Ga., and reported on the 1880,
1900, and 1910 censuses that both his parents were as well). He DID
a brother, William, born in 1847, but the child named William on the
census is 1, not 3. Please someone clear up my confusion.
DUNN-Seeking information on William W(alter) DUNN son of "Major"
Daniel Richard DUNN and Millie LAWSON. Born 11-15-1848 in Blount Co,
Married 1st) Elizabeth Ann HOLLAND 1849-1880. Children: Mary ca. 1871,
Daniel, June 1872, E. L. (f) ca. 1874, Wayne J. ca. 1876, Alfred Estes
March 1877, John ca. 1878. 2nd) Mary J. COLE 1-23-1855-9-24-1885.
Murray Co. 10-21-1880. Know child: Napoleon B. 6-1-1884-4-22-1885. Does
anyone have information on any other marriages or children of William
C. Estes RYMER/RIMER/REIMER, SMITH--Seeking any information on my
Mother’s family. She was Anna Laura RUNNIONS. Her mother died early and
she was reared by her RYMER grandparents whose given names I do not
There were several of the Rymer Brothers and Sisters: Albert, Fleetus,
Lou, Onie, Virgil and Willy. Albert or Fleetus married the sister of
Erwin’s wife, Lena, a Mc CAMEY from Dalton. Uncle Willy’s wife was
and they lived at Cohutta Springs. Aunt Lou married a MILES. Anna
My GrandMother, married Robert Lee SMITH of Polk County TN. in 1899. If
any of these are familiar to you please contact me. I want to share
with anyone doing research on any of these families: BROCK,
DARNELL, ESTES/EASTES/EASTERS/ETC., HOLLIS/HOLLES,
LAWSON, RUNNIONS/RUNNION/RUNYON, RYMER/RIMER/REIMER, SMITH
PAYNE, William Owen born on 11 Oct 1940 and died in Murray County on 4
July 1896...married Mary Jane BOND.
BOND, Mary Jane was born 9 Feb 1851 and died in Murray County on 6 July
1896...married William Owen Payne.
Bobbie L. Jackson
Claiborn JACKSON and his wife Martha ? Jackson lived in Murray Co.,GA
abt 1840 till 1859 when they moved to Franklin Co. AL. Claiborn was son
of Rev. War veteran Edward JACKSON and his 2nd wife, Mary Hall. Known
of Claiborn and Martha Jackson; Robert C., Mary Elizabeth, George W.,
O., Alfred C., Sapharina M., Berry T., Martha J., Joel E., &
Need Martha's parents. Will be happy to exchange info.
Linsfield PARKS resided Murray Co, GA 1860 - 1870 with wiife Jemima and
children. Older children mv to AR 1872 - 1875. Seeking info on younger
children who remained in GA with mother Jemima after death of
GASAWAY grandchildren enumerated 1870 with Linsfield. Which Parks
m ? Gasaway?
I am looking for anyone who knows of the marriage of Mary H. MCLEROY to
Robert KING on 10/9/1838 in Murray County. They are listed on p. 186 in
the 1850 Census. Specifically, I would like to know if they had any
and what their names were, and if they moved to N. Louisiana by 1867.
FAMILY, I am searching for members of the William J. Hugg family who
to Springplace, Murray co. Georgia in 1851. Son Stephen was my
After the civil war William & wife Martha & several younger
had dissappeared. Any info would be appreciated.
I am searching for information on John HEAD b:1798-1800 NC d:1847 in
Co., Ga. and Anna/Anne FORBS/FORBES b:1792 SC. Children were John C.
b:July 16, 1819 or june 25?,. Harvey J. Head b:1836,. Charles W. Head
and Martha Head.
I'm searching for information regarding Warren A. WETZEL, b. 8 Sep 1842
in Murray Co. GA, d. 26 Apr 1929 in Wood Co. TX, bur. Board Church
Comanche Co., TX, 1st m. Martha Minerva BATES (1842-1886) 19 Dec 1861
Murray Co., served in Co. A, 39th Ga. Inf'y, taken prisoner and being
as POW in Georgia at the time of Appomattox. 2nd m. Sarah Ann (Sallie)
SLIGER (1859-1954) (1st m. BEARD), 1 Jan 1888, prob. in Comanche Co.,
by his first marriage: Frances Augusta, m. Pinkney SMART; Rosa Jane, m.
J. D. HODGE; William Pinckney, died young; George Columbus, m. Anna
CROCKETT; Martha Ann, m. John Franklin TATE; Charles Josephus, died
Martin Julius, m. Eugenia THOMAS; James Owen, m. D. Belle MCCARTNEY;
Piety, m. Charles BATTON; Warren Gordon, m. Susie Alice GOAD. Children
by his second marriage: Sarah A.; Angie L.; Thomas Ross; Emma J.;
T., m. B. F. COX; Mary Frances, m. Francis SMITH; Joseph, died young;
Wesley, m. Charlie Lou HIGHNOTE; Manuel; Maudie, m. R. L. HOGUE.
Henry CARROLL - b. 1804/08 SC was in Greene Co. TN in 1850 with wife
and several children. By 1856 was in Murray Co.GA. He married Henrietta
BEAVER in Murray Co, 27 Mar 1856. He had the following Children by
James Marion - b.abt 1858 TN. Leander - b. 16 Jun 1859 GA- m. Maggie
John H. - b abt 1862 GA Mary - b. abt 1864 GA William - b abt 1868 GA
- b abt 1872 GA - m. Mollie WATTS 11 Sep 1892 Murray Co.(Thomas was
living as of the 1920 census) Henry and Henrietta were in 1870 census,
but both were gone by 1880. The children, John H. and Mary and William
were living with Jathan GREGORY(their neighbor in 1870 census) in the
Census of Murray Co. They were listed as "Bound boy" and "Bound
girl", Thomas was living with Henrietta's brother James BEAVER and
his wife Elizabeth Latch in the 1880 Census and listed as "nephew".
This family was living in the Hasslers Mill area of Murray Co. Looking
for death & burial & marriage records, and descendants of Henry
or any of his children.
J. HUGHES and Harriet C. COPELIN: I am trying to find the parents of
J. Hughes and Harriet C. Copelin who married in Murray County, Georgia
on 9/13/1874. Hardy and Harriet moved to Hamilton County, Tennessee.
someone help me? Thanks.
Gina Guinn I am
the BLACK family in Murray County. I have a John BLACK born around
married to a Carrie MCENTIRE. They had at least one son, Colquit Carter
(C.C.) born 1875 in Whitfield County. He died 1914 in Morgan County,
Any information on this family would be greatly appreciated.
Richard L, b 23 July 1829, d 30 Aug 1903 m. Martha Ann Geesling Jan 31,
1850 12 children: Marion Linton, Elisabeth Duggan, Jessie Joyce,
Louis, Martha Ann, Georgia Ann Augusta, Beauliar Tyrloliar, Joseph Lee,
Henry Lawrence, Thomas Lonzo, Oscar Lafayette, Fanny Olive. Richard and
Martha Ann appear in the Warren County, GA Census for 1850 and 1860. I
know he moved to Boston GA after the civil war, but I have no
on his place of birth or siblings or parents. He worked for Georgia
Railway during the late 19th century. Maybe he came from Murray County?
Searching for information on John M. CAMPBELL and wife Mahala (?). They
were in Murray County in 1850. John was born abt 1822 (in TN) and
abt 1823 (TN). They were married around or before 1844. Appreciate any
help on this family. Thanks.
I am searching for information on the DUNN family of Murray Co. William
and Mary E. Dunn are listed in the 1870 census with son Daniel, age 8
Any help would be appreciated. Thanks so much.
Researching the Julius BATES family. B. 1780 in Greenville SC-died in
in MURRAY CO, GA. M. Temperence WEST b 1784 NC-d. 1868 MURRAY Co. Lived
in Murray from 1832-till their deaths. Seeking descendants to share
with. Also ancestry of both. Thank you.
Sylvia Rowe Martin
BERRY, born October 18, 1826 (son of Elias BERRY and Martha SHUCK)in GA
married Mary S. TYE, born January 13, 1832 (daughter of Samuel and
TYE) in Murray County, GA on March 29, 1849. Their daughter, Sarah
Amanda (March 1, 1850-December 16, 1922 in GA, married Milligan Patrick
Quillian, Jr. (April 30, 1847-May 16, 1880 in Dalton, GA). Would like
marriage date and any info on entire family. Let's share!
Here's how my MILLERs came to Murray County, GA. Can anybody identify
Julia Ann GREEN was born 15 Feb 1830. She married a Mr. MILLER about
1848 and they had two boys William Russell "Russ" MILLER, born
1849 and Allison Woodville MILLER, born 1853. This Mr. MILLER
died before 1857, because in the 1860 census of Forsyth County, GA, the
mother Julia Ann and her two sons William and Allison are listed with a
man named Daniel HENDERSON, born 1827. They then had two other sons of
their own; Missouri Cordelia HENDERSON, born 1857, and Martin Luther
born 1858. Later on they would have two more children, a daughter Mary
Elizabeth HENDERSON, born 1860, and Daniel HENDERSON Jr., born 1862.
Now, the story goes that Daniel HENDERSON Sr. went off to fight in
Civil War and never returned home. We don't know what happened to him.
His wife Julia moves the family up to Murray County, GA, where they are
found on the 1870 census. Both sons Allison and William MILLER find
in Murray County and are married, William in 1869 and Allison in 1875.
Can anyone tell me about the original Mr. MILLER that Julia Ann
Appreciate any help you people could give me.
I'm looking for information on John NICHOLSON, born about 1865, Ga.,
William NICHOLSON, mother unknown. In 1880 Murray Co. census, he is
in the household of his sister, Elizabeth NICHOLSON and her husband,
TYLER. Any information on this family would be greatly appreciated.
for family/descendants of Daniel DUNN b.1822 Greene Co.TN d.1855 in
Co.,GA.s/o William DUNN 1793 & Rebecca HEADRICK 1796. He md
"Betsey" McCAMISH d/o Robert McCAMISH b.1787TN and Mary Elizabeth
MOORE b.1784. Their children were: 1. James M. DUNN Nov1847 TN/1921
Co.GA md Zipporah "Cub" BELL May 1855GA/1929 Murray Co.GA Children:
Dan Oct 1892, James Dec1896, Samuel Feb 1897 Lilian Dec1898 &
1891 2. Daniel Robert DUNN Dec1849TN/1929 Murray Co.GA md Emma/Emily
May1842GA/1929 Murray Co.GA Children: William Mar 1878, Elizabeth Jan
md James POTEET 3. William DUNN 1855TN/ ? md Jane PLEMMONS 1859GA/1960
Murray Co.GA Children: Marvin Feb1895, Lela Aug1886 GA/1965 &
Sep 1896. 4. Rebecca DUNN b.1857 5. G.W. DUNN b. 1858 6. J.A. DUNN b.
Daniel (1822) is brother to my GGG-Grandfather Allen DUNN b.1820 in
Co.,TN. Daniel & Allen DUNN md the McCAMISH sisters. Allen and his
family lived in Murray County til 1884 when they moved to Catoosa
Wanting to find connection to Daniel DUNN's so can maybe connect to his
other brothers and sisters (who have eluded me for years) listed below:
Daughter DUNN b. bet.1815-20 Son DUNN b. bet 1815-20 Daughter DUNN b.
Daughter DUNN b. bet.1825-30 Jane DUNN b.1829 Blount Co.TN William DUNN
b.1834 Blount Co.TN Ann DUNN b.1835 Blount Co.TN Nancy DUNN b.15oct1836
Blount Co.TN Levi/Lewis DUNN b. 6jun1840 Blount Co.TN Martha "Mattie
DUNN b. 1844 md Foster
TENTROP@aol.com ROSS-SHIELDS I
am interested in finding any information on my great-grandfather John
b: April 23, 1862 in Murray Co., GA d: July 20, 1930 in Tennga, Polk
TN. (May be Tennga, GA). John ROSS was married to Eleanor (aka Ellie,
NEWTON b: July 13,1866 in North Carolina d: August 13, 1949. John had
Luke ROSS b: 1860, Mary Ann ROSS, and Lizza ROSS. John and Eleanor ROSS
had the following children: Henry ROSS b: Sept 1, 1902 d: Feb 1985 in
GA m: Jessie UNKNOWN b: Sept 25, 1902 d: Feb 1985 in Tennga, GA they
7 children Flora May ROSS (a twin) b: May 15, 1905 d: Dec 1983 in
TN m: Sam DUNN b: Feb 19, 1896 d: Dec 1983 in Oldfort, TN they had no
Laura Ray ROSS (a twin) b: May 15, 1905 d: April 1974 in Conasauga, GA
m: Rufus GREEN b: March 8, 1904 d: June 1977 in Conasauga, GA they had
9 children Drusie ROSS m: Claude SHOLES they had 3 children Raymond
ROSS (my grandfather) b: Sept 2, 1908 in Murray Co., GA d: Aug 25, 1983
in Cleveland, TN m: Dimple Willidean SHIELDS b: Feb 18, 1916 in Murray
Co., GA d: Jan 20, 1993 in Cleveland, TN Dau of James C. SHIELDS and
M. CAYLOR they had 13 children.
Benjamin McNEAL abt 1820 Franklin Co, GA moved to Terrell Co 1851 then
moved to Murray Co abt 1880. Died abt 1889 at son John's home in Murray
am looking for information about my great-uncle Haywood HAYNES. He was
killed September 2, 1946 by a Chatsworth city policeman - Clyde POWELL.
I have a copy of an article that was in the newspaper from 1947, that
about Mr. Powell's court appeal, however I am seeking information about
my uncle. I do know that in one article they called him Herbert HAYNES,
but I think his name was Herbert Haywood Haynes - not sure. Any
about his death, or his family would be appreciated.
Kinzle Seeking information on my line of James A. DODD, Sr. who was
in Gwinnett, Murray and Habersham Co., GA. I have data to share. If you
recognize this family, please email me. Thanks. On 1880 Census Murray
GA 10th Dist. No. 874 Joseph Washington Dodd b.c.1844 Gwinnett Co., GA,
farmer, age 36, son of John H. Dodd and Susannah Jane Ann Ayers. Joseph
Washington Dodd marr. Louis J. WHITTEN. Their children: William F.
Mary D. Martha E. Nancy R. John H. b.1874 Anneliza/Ameliza Lucy R. Emma
L. b.Sep 1880.
Newton or Joseph Franklin DESHA(deshay etc) born in what was Whitfield
County in about 1819 and 1826. Parents Joseph DESHA or George W. DESHA
and Mary/Maria or Mariah Whitehead who later moved to Alachua County
with Joseph Franklin and may have remarried to Hunter family in GA or
Any info would help.
information on Adam NEAL who left a Murray Co. will dated 1839, Adam
who married Alsey MORGAN, and Robert Neal....all originally from
James R. Kaylor
We are searching for information on George CAYLOR who married Matilda
Dover in Murray County in 1854. His father was William John Caylor, and
his grandparents were George Caylor Sr. and Katy (Hedrick) Caylor.
Would like to correspond with others working on the William CLEARY
William moved from Spartanburg County, South Carolina to Murray County,
Georgia, about 1844. By the 1850 census his first wife had died &
had remarried. Who was his first wife? Some of their children were
E., Caroline, and Lenoir CLEARY. By his second wife Matilda he had
W., Eliza P., Edward F, Mary and Sarah CLEARY. Soon after the 1850
the family moved to Columbia County, Arkansas.
Jane Johnson I am
for the parents and relatives of Absolom and William N. BISHOP. These
lived in Murray Co. during the removal of the Cherokees. Absolom was
born in the Spartanburg area. He was Justice of the Peace in Murray Co.
and married Mary TIPPENS. His brother, William N. BISHOP, married
sister. Absolom was Capt. of a militia group. He later went to Texas
was the founder of Wise Co.
Trying to locate George Harrison LEDFORD in the 1910 and 1920 US
He was born in 1840 in Macon Co, NC, the son of Hiram and Mary Ledford.
About 1865 he married Sarah _____. In the 1880 and 1900 census, he is
in Murray Co, GA. He died in Murray Co in 1923. Has anybody found him
the 1920 and 1920 census? Thanks for any help.
Williams I have a Moses 'Wilburn' WILLIAMS, b. 1861, died 1952 in
county . Was married to Margaret. Would like any information you may
I also have a Leander WILLIAMS b.1851 married to Sarah PANKEY. Marion
WILLIAMS b. 1854 married to Sarah E. SWANSON. Moses 'Wilburn' WILLIAMS,
b. 1861 married to Margaret GALLAHAN. and I have Harriette WILLIAMS b.
1862 married to BROOM T.B. I would appreciate any help
William H. George
NATIONS - Looking for THOMPSON, Huldah b. 1809, d. 1885, married in
County, GA either Feb. 3, or 28, 1827 to NATIONS, Thomas b. 1801, d.
I am aware of one child: NATIONS, Ruben Harrison, who was a Civil War
of some note. I have reason to believe they may have included in the
Murray County census, but need confirmation.
Researching John P. JOHNSON m. to Nancy PATTERSON. Parents of
Webster Johnson and S.P. Johnson. John P. originally believed to be
Corke County, Ireland, not sure where William Webster and S.P. Johnson
were born. My uncle told me they lived in Murray County, GA then moved
to Carroll County, MS. Family is supposed to be in 1860 Federal Census,
but I haven't been able to verify this.We know William Webster
birth year is 1848 and he married a Cherokee girl named Kate Amelia
(Indian last name of NO HO ME or NO HO WE. Any help would be greatly
Searching for the following soldiers in the 1890 Veteran's census:
Asbury LEDFORD, George Harrison Ledford, and Walton B. GOSSETT. Hiram
George were brothers, the son of Hiram and Mary Ledford. Walton was the
husband of their sister Mary Ledford. These 3 along with their brother
Lt. James K. Ledford fought in Co B of the 29th TN during the civil
I expected to find them in the Polk Co, TN or Murray Co, GA area, but
had no luck. MILITARY: 'TN in the Civil War, pt 2', Confederate
@ACPL, 'Gossett, Walton - Pvt. B Co. 29th inf.' 'The TN Civil War
Questionairre', @ACPL, Confederate, interview with John O'Neal of Polk
Co, TN who was in Co B, 29th TN. He knew J.K. Leadford, Asbery
H. Leadford and Harrison Leadford. Interview with F.M. Kendrick of Polk
Co, TN who was in Co B, 29th TN. He knew Jim Ledford, Asbery Ledford,
Ledford, Walter Gossett and 3 Arthurs. "James K. Ledford's day book"
says 'W, Gossett, mustered into service Sept 2nd, 1861'.
Jeffrey Seitz I
seeking information on my gg-grandmother, SUSAN FRANCES "FANNY"
(WAGGONER/WAGNER) NEAL. She was born circa 1827 in Georgia. She married
JOSEPH THOMAS NEAL on 23 December 1843 in Murray County, Georgia. The
WAGGONER families that I could find in the 1850 Murray County, Georgia
census were: JOEL WAGGONER--- born in North Carolina--- age 51 HARRIET
---born in South Carolina ---age 45 RUFUS ---born in Georgia--- age 12
ANDREW J.--- born in Georgia ---age 7 MARTHA J.--- born Georgia--- age
4 The other WAGGONER on the 1850 MURRAY COUNTY census was: ELIZABETH
born in South Carolina--- age 55 ANDREW J.--- born in Georgia--- age 31
JOHN H.--- born in Georgia--- age 27 PETER--- born in Georgia--- age 25
SANFORD D.--- born in Georgia--- age 23 GEORGE W.--- born in Georgia---
age 21 SARAH--- born in Georgia--- age 19 SEABOR T.--- born in
age 17 THOMAS A.--- born in Georgia ---age 14 CAROLINE PACE ---born in
Georgia--- age 33 NANCY A. WAGGONER ---born in Alabama--- age 9.
WAGGONER now WAGNER appears in Gordon County, Georgia on the 1860
County, Georgia census. I believe that my SUSAN FRANCES "FANNY"
(WAGGONER/WAGNER) NEAL fits into ELIZABETH WAGGONER/WAGNER'S family.
anyone have more information on these WAGGONER/WAGNER families?
FOUTS, ROGERS: Trying to find information on the family John Riley
He was the son of Hiram and Mary Ledford. Has anyone located him in the
1880 census? He may have died in Catoosa Co, GA. Does anyone have a
record? Thanks for any help.
1. John Riley Ledford, born abt. 1825 in Buncombe, NC. He married
on 25 Dec 1851 in Union, GA, Emaline Rogers, born abt. 1836 in NC; died
abt. 1865/68. He married (2) on 12 Oct 1868 in Murray, GA, Adaline
born abt. 1832 in NC.
Notes for John Riley LEDFORD
!MARRIAGE: 'Union Co, GA Marriage Bonds', John R. Ledford to Emaline
Rogers, 25 Dec 1851. Marriage from Murray Co, GA Courthouse W.R.(W must
be a mistake) Ledford to Adaline Fouts 12 Oct 1868
!CENSUS: 1860 US Census, Polk Co, TN, 093, Benton PO. Riley Ledford,
age 30 1870 US Census, Murray Co, GA, 167-542. Mary A. Fouts, age 18 is
living with the family. She must be Adaline's daughter from a previous
marriage. 1900 US Census, Catoosa Co, GA, Graysville Twp, (need a copy
Children of John Riley LEDFORD and Emaline ROGERS were as follows:
2 i Hugh2 Ledford , born abt. 1853 in GA. !MARRIAGE: There is
a marriage between H.M. Ledford and C.J. Falls in Fannin Co, GA, 1 Jan
1873. Book B-145. Not sure if correct person.
3 ii William Marion2 Ledford , born abt. 1855 in GA.
4 iii Alanzo Webb2 Ledford , born abt. 1857 in TN.
5 iv Georgia A.2 Ledford , born abt. 1859 in TN.
6 v Mary J.2 Ledford , born abt. 1862 in TN.
7 vi Eliza H.2 Ledford , born abt. 1865 in IL.
Children of John Riley LEDFORD and Adaline FOUTS were as follows:
8 i Sarah M.2 Ledford , born abt. 1869 in GA.
9 ii Ulyss G.2 Ledford , born abt. 1874.
10 iii Chessie L.2 Ledford , born abt. 1881.
WILLIAM OLIVER also known as BILL: he is my brother that has been
since Sept of 1982 from the Chattsworth area .He owned a body shop on
225 S. and restored old cars.He left 2 daughters that went to foster
and are grown now. Any info would greatly be of help to the remainder
Molly I am
for information on the Patrick GARDNER who is listed with a mining camp
in Murray County 1850 federal census. Hewas 30 years old at the time.
there any relatives out there? Also am searching for information on an
Ann and an Amy Gardner, both living with an A. Officer family in the
1850 census. Does anyone know where they came from, who there parents
and what happened to them after 1850?
for anyone connected with Henry and Elizabeth Thomason CAGLE. She was
of George W. & Sarah Isom THOMASON. Henry & Elizabeth's
b. 1842-1860: Sarah Caroline, Rebecca A., Jeptha, George, Amanda, Mary,
John. I think this George was my gt-grandfather.
N. and Nancy Emily (COMPTON) MONTGOMERY were living Murray Co. when one
of their sons was born. James Noah Montgomery was born 18 Sept. 1856 in
Murray Co. He married Sarah Caroline SMITHY, 30 Jan. 1879, Murray Co.
appreciate any information about these families.
I have a Wilburn WILLIAMS . b. 1861 married to Margaret.. They lived in
Murray county from 1880 to 1950. Wilburn had these children. James Cris
b. 1880. John Anderson b 1881 . married to Mary Eliza Faw. Nolia b.
married to Tobe BARKSDALE. Wilburns brothers and sisters were Leander
1851. married to Sarah PANKEY. Marion H. b.1854. married to Sarah
Maranda b. 1856. Harriette b. 1862 I would appreciate any information
may have.. The family live in the Murray county area, Chatsworth, and
Looking for a Cindy Bishop who put a Query in about a Harris
Barbara Bramblett and their Daughter Julia who married a John Hawkins.
Tried your e-mail but was invalid--if you come back to this site please
get in touch with me. I descend from Harris's Brother Colonel Wiley I
trying to find a Cousin from each Family.
information about the STEPHENS family of Murray County GA. Samuel
STEPHENS and his Lillie BINGHAM STEPHENS and family said to have lived
there prior to 1899 when son Peter Roy STEPHENS was born. Said to have
lived in Eton and Chatsworth. Peter Roy STEPHENS married Arizona
also said to have been born in Murray Co. in 1905 and lived in Ellijay,
Murray Co. at some point. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
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