History of Troup County
From the book "History of Troup County" by
Clifford L. Smith

Transcribed and Submitted by Joy Fisher


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268           HISTORY OF TROUP COUNTY

Culberson, John Pope�b. Mar. 10, 1819; d. Oct. 17, 1912; m. Romelia Bird�b. Feb. 9, 1836; d. Mar. 27, 1913; state legislator, 1849-50. Hillview.

Cunningham, Mrs. Ursula A. Hardy�b. Dec. 28, 1832; d. Nov. 10, 1897; buried in Thomas Hardy Cemetery.

Cunningham, William M.�minister; d. Mar. 3, 1870; m. Martha J.�b. June 21, 1816; d. Sep. 9, 1887. Hillview.

Curtright, John C.�Captain Co. E, 41st Ga., C. S. A., Troup Light Guards; killed at Perryville, Ky., Oct. 8, 1862.

Curtright, Samuel�b. Jan. 10, 1806; d. 1864; m. on July 5, 1832, to Barbary McCoy Howell�b. Feb. 9, 1811; state legislator, 1840-41; ordinary 1858-64. Hillview.

Dallis, George Elbert�b. Sep. 27, 1855; d. Aug. 10, 1913; m. Bettie Render. Hillview.

Dallis, George T.�b. Nov. 25, 1850; d. Mar. 27, 1909; m. Jennie Morgan�b. May 12, 1856; d. Sep. 6, 1899. Hillview.

Dallis, Hulbert W.�b. Dec. 28, 1819; d. Jan. 5, 1883; m. Nancy�b. Jan. 6, 1827; d. June 7, 1883. Hillview.

Dallis, Hulbert W.�b. Jan. 28, 1828; d. Oct. 9, 1886; m. Ann S.�b. Nov. 27, 1826; d. May 17, 1906. Hillview.

Dallis, Leslie W.�b. Feb. 6, 1848; d. Jan. 3, 1903; m. Lou Leslie. Hillview.

Dallis, Roy�b. Sep. 15, 1872; d. Jan. 19, 1928; m. Ruth Evans; county surveyor, 1905-06, 1911-12. Hillview.

Dallis, Virgil E.�b. June 2, 1852; d. Nov. 2, 1928; m. Estelle Park�b. Aug. 16, 1853; d. Nov. 21, 1901; county commissioner, 1905-06, 1911-12. Hillview.

Daniel, D. I.�Clerk of Hogansville, 1911-14.

Daniel, Edmund�b. Jan. 24, 1866; d. May 24, 1930; county commissioner, 1921-30. Hill-view Annex.

Daniel, G. G.�Mayor of Hogansville, 1924-30.

Daniel, James�b. Nov. 24, 1832; d. June 6, 1919; m. Virginia Jennings�b. Feb. 8, 1837; d. Apr. 24, 1905. Daniel Cemetery.

Daniel, James B.�State legislator, 1921-27.

Daniel, John�b. June 19, 1841; d. July 15, 1915; m. Susan E. Philpot�b. Dec. 31, 1844; d. Nov. 1, 1898. Hogansville.

Daniel, Mrs. Mary Virginia�b. Jan. 10, 1853; d. Oct. 3, 1902; wife of A. J. Daniel. Hogansville.

Dansby, William Durham�b. Jan. 11, 1839; d. Aug. 26, 1876; m. M. B. Sappington on Feb. 24, 1864. Sappington Cemetery.

Dansby, William F.�b. Feb. 8, 1811; d. Aug. 15, 1899; m. Elizabeth. Hillview.

Darden, J. H.�County commissioner, 1829-32. Darden, John H. W.�b. Feb. 19, 1827; d. Mar. 26, 1892; m. Mary Jane Rebecca Lane�b. June 14, 1835; d. Mar. 28, 1919. Loyd Chapel.

Darden, J. S. M.�b. July 6, 1833; d. Dec. 29, 1903; m. Georgia A.�b. July 24, 1842; d. Dec. 25, 1915. Corinth.

Darden, William C.�Judge Inferior Court, 1858. Darden, Willis�State legislator, 1839-40.

Davidson, Albert�b. Feb. 4, 1812; d. Jan. 27, 1895; m. Cornelia�b. Oct. 19, 1829; d. Mar. 6, 1911. Pinewood.

Davidson, Columbus F.�b. July 10, 1848; d. Mar. 5, 1926; wife�b. Mar. 2, 1854; d. Mar. 2, 1926. Hillview Annex.

Davidson, Elias�b. Oct. 26, 1813; d. Jan. 22, 1893; m. L. J.�b. Sep. 26, 1825; d. Aug. 22, 1906. Bethel Church.



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Davidson, John�drew Land Lot No. 191 of 12th District as revolutionary soldier, but lived in southern part of Fifth District.

Davidson, J. C, minister�b. Feb. 8, 1844; d. Nov. 29, 190S; m. Jane Lovelace�b. 1847; d. 1922. Pinewood.

Davies, Miss Daisy�President of LaGrange Female College, 1915-20.

Davis, Mrs. Arrie Phillips�b. Feb. 17, 1851; d. Feb. 28, 1879. Hogansville.

Davis, Daniel�owned first store in Hogansville, and was postmaster.

Davis, Duke�b. May 23, 1890 in Harris County; m. Mrs. Lucile Artley (nee Fleming); judge of City Court, 1919-24; state legislator, 1931 to date.

Davis, Mrs. Etta Cooper�b. Feb. 15, 1853; d. Dec. 4, 1919. Hillview.

Davis, Joel E.�b. Dec. 15, 1819; d. Dec. 20, 1878; m. (1) Elizabeth S.�b. June 11, 1847; m. (2) Mary F.�d. Jan. 1, 1881. Stinson Cemetery.

Davis, Lyman C.�b. Feb. 13, 1847; d. Jan. 24, 1917; m. Jennie Cooper�b. Aug. 3, 1860; d. Nov. 11, 1908. Loyd Chapel.

Davis, S. A.�Mayor of Hogansville, 1904-06.

Davis, Silas N.�b. Mar. 3, 1797; d. Mar. 23, 1871; m. Jane Amanda�b. May 25, 1819; d. Mar. 5, 1906. Hogansville.

Davis, Thomas�Sheriff of Troup County, 1852-53. Davis, W. G.�Mayor of Hogansville, 1911-14.

Dawson, John E.�Founder of Southern Female College, of which he was president, 1842-46.

Dean, John Thomas�b. Sep. 27, 1847; d. July 7, 1918; m. Naomi E.�b. June 6, 1852; d. Nov. 18, 1915. Wehadkee Church.

DeLoach, C. A.�b. Aug. 2, 1842; d. Dec. 31, 1926; m. Mary E.�b. Feb. 7, 1845; d. Aug. 2, 1921. Wehadkee Church.

DeLoach, Thomas�b. Apr. 1, 1806; d. July 16, 1892. Hillview. Dennis, Hiram�b. Nov. 20, 1804; d. May 11, 1887; m. (1) Nancy Howard�b. Nov. 13, 1806; d. July 6, 1869; m. (2) Susan A. L. Brady�b. May 13, 1827; d. Feb. 6, 1875; m. (3) Mary J. Home�b. July 24, 1831; d. Apr. 14, 1881; judge of Inferior Court, 1863-64. Lebanon Church.

Dennis, Jacob�b. Apr. 13, 1805; d. Oct. 29, 1880. Pinewood.

Dickey, James�b. 1822; d. 1873; m. Maria M.�b. 1826; d. 1888. Long Cane.

Dickinson, F. M.�b. Mar. 7, 1853; d. Jan. 19, 1906. Hillview.

Dickson, M. A.�b. 1821; d. Feb. 14, 1907; m. Martha P.�b. June 30, 1830; d. May 12, 1902. Pinewood.

Dillard, Miles H., minister�b. May 17, 1853; d. Oct. 2, 1898. Hillview.

Dix, Alonza L.�Tax receiver of Troup County, 1897-00.

Dix, James T.�b. June 13, 1800; d. Nov. 27, 1858. Hillview.

Dixon, Mrs. Frances Fleming�b. Mar. 10, 1842; d. Oct. 2, 1919; wife of Rev. R. W. Dixon. Pinewood.

Dobbins, John T., physician�b. Jan. 18, 1834; d. Nov. 8, 1886; m. Sarah E. Dupree�b. Feb. 20, 1837; d. July 15, 1887. Pinewood.

Dodd, Francis Jefferson, minister�b. June 9, 1857; d. Mar. 18, 1927; m. Etta Cleaveland. Hillview.

Dougherty, Robert�LaGrange pioneer, judge of Inferior Court, 1835; state legislator, 1835-38.

Dougherty, William�b. in Clark County; d. at Atlanta; m. on Aug. 18, 1830, to Achsah L. Turner; state legislator, 1828; state senator, 1833-34; buried in Oakland Cemetery at Atlanta.



270 HISTORY OF TROUP COUNTY

Douglas, John F.�Judge of Inferior Court, 1843-50, 1855.

Dozier, Ebenezer Newton�b. July 9, 1864; d. Oct. 7, 1907; m. Pearl Loyd; state legislator, 1902-03. Loyd Chapel.

Dozier, Nathan Bell�b. Warren County Apr. 26, 1813; d. May 27, 1893; m. (2) Sarah Catherine Newton�b. Dec. 6, 1829; d. Nov. 14, 1911; m. (1) Margaret A.�b. Sep. 5, 1821; d. May 21, 1851; judge Inferior Court, 1853-54, 1859-64. To Troup from Muscogee County. Hillview Cemetery.

Dozier, Woody�judge Inferior Court, 1831-32.

Dudley, Peter�kept the first tavern or inn in West Point.

Duke, Noah W.�member Co. B, 60th Ga., C. S. A.; d. in Savannah; no dates and buried at Flat Shoals Church.

Duke, W. C.�b. Oct. 14, 1835; d. Jan. 2, 1907. Corinth Cemetery.

Duncan, Mrs. Annie�b. 1787; d. July 19, 1879; wife of Edmund Duncan; buried in Duncan Cemetery.

Duncan, Joseph L.�b. Oct. 1, 183J; d. July 7, 1900; m. Nancy A. Clemans�b. Oct. 16, 1834; d. June 27, 1908. Hillview Cemetery.

Dunn, Euphrates N.�b. Nov. 23, 1839; d. Feb. 10, 1920; m. Erin Eola�b. Apr. 9, 1859; d. Apr. 23, 1905. Pinewood Cemetery.

Dunson, Joseph Eugene�banker; b. June 9, 1865; d. May 12, 1916; m. Mary Lee Abraham on Mar. 5, 1886; trustee of LaGrange Female College and of 4th District A. & M. school. Hillview Cemetery.

Dunson, James Walker�b. Oct. 8, 1850; d. Oct. 26, 1885. Flowers Cemetery.

Dunson, Otis Augustus�b. July 3, 18J3; d. June 10, 1922; m. Annulette Ball�b. May 16, 1861; d. Oct. 7, 1929; cotton manufacturer and capitalist. Hillview Cemetery.

Dunson, Sanford Harris�b. July 11, 1828; d. Mar. 10, 1888; m. Susannah Elizabeth Goss�b. Jan. 8, 1832; d. Sep. 26, 1876; county commissioner, 1882-86. Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Dunson, Sanford H.�Mayor of LaGrange, 1919-23.

Dunson, Walker�b. Oct. 3, 1806; d. June 30, 1869; m. (1) Mary A.�b. Nov. 8, 1807; d. (O'Neal Cemetery) Jan. 23, 1841; m. (2) Margaret�b. Apr. 7, 1807; d. Nov. 15, 1878. Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Dunson, Walton C. M.�b. Jan. 10, 1839; d. Nov. 27, 1861. O'Neal Cemetery.

Dunson, Mrs. E. E.�b. Mar. 24, 1831; m. William M. Dunson Oct., 1849; d. Sep. 16, 1855.

Dye, J. A.�b. Sep. 6, 1845; d. Mar. 17, 1905; m. Barbara C�b. ; d. Harmony Church.

Eady, A. M.�b. Apr. 6, 1826; d. Apr. 18, 1896; m. Emily R.�b. June 8, 1831; d. Oct. 15, 1896. Pinewood Cemetery.

Echols, Mrs. Ella Erwin�b. Feb. 1, 1847; d. May 16, 1923. Pinewood.

Edge, A. E.�b. June 5, 1835; d. May 29, 1909. Lovelace Cemetery.

Edmondson, E. B.�sheriff of Troup County, 1885-91.

Edmundson, Bryant�b. 1782; d. Mar. 21, 1855; m. Smitha Williams�b. 1780; d. May 22, 1832. Edmundson Cemetery.

Edmundson, John Dow�b. June 2, 1844; d. Jan. 25, 1916; m. Alma Phillips�b. Sep. 28, 1856; d. June 4, 1920; mayor of LaGrange, 1901-03, 1905-15. Hillview Cemetery.

Edwards, John F.�member of Co. D, 35th Ga., C. S. A.; d. July, 1861; buried in Hillview Cemetery.

Edwards, Gen. J. W. B.�b. June 19, 1824, in Columbus; d. Feb. 14, 1904; m. Margaret Pinckney Culbreath�b. Nov. 11, 1828; d. June 23, 1893. Hillview.



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Edwards, Mrs. Blanche Kelly Morgan�b. 1796; d. Apr. 3, 1835. Beasley Cemetery.

Edwards, Martha A.�b. 1822; d. Aug. 4, 18J2. Beasley Cemetery.

Ellis, Roswell�b. Apr. 8, 1823; d. Mar. 20, 1909; veteran of Mexican and Civil wars. Hillview.

Emory, Elizabeth�b. 1814; d. Oct. 23, 1893. Union.

Emory, Henry Clay�b. 1846; d. 1927. Union.

Emory, Samuel A.�b. Oct. 10, 1782; d. Jan. 16, 1864. Union.

Epps, Nathaniel�b. Aug. 6, 1832; d. July 1, 1903; m. Catherine of N. C.�b. 1827; m. 1853; d. May 17, 1889. Hogansville.

Erwin, Abel A.�b. Oct. 18, 1814; d. Dec. 5, 1898; m. Eliza Ashford�b. Aug. 3, 1828; d. Aug. 7, 1897. Pinewood.

Erwin, H. F�b. Feb. 12, 1811; d. Feb. 7, 18J9; m. Mary J.�b. June 23, 1817; d. Nov. 24, 1844. Winston Cemetery.

Erwin, Katherine Whitaker�b. Mar. 20, 1837; d. Mar. 17, 1863. Whitaker Cemetery.

Erwin, M. L.�b. 1818; d. Aug. 13, 1887; m. Martha�b. Jan. 1, 1818; d. May 19, 1898. Pinewood.

Erwin, Thomas B.�Commissioner of West Point, 1831. Estes, Ann�b. Dec. 20, 1803; d. Sep. 9, 1850. Estes Cemetery.

Estes, H. T�b. Nov. 19, 1811; d. Apr. 11, 1901; m. Nancy Tomas�b. Aug. 12, 1810; d. Jan. 21, 1879. Estes Cemetery.

Estes, James H.�b. July 3, 1810; d. Jan. 23, 1851. Estes Cemetery.

Estes, John A., Sr.�b. Dec. 16, 1812; d. Apr. 8, 1866; m. Margaret E. Hall�b. Aug. 28, 1825; d. Oct. 23, 1884. Hall Cemetery.

Estes, J. P.�b. Nov. 25, 1840; d. Jan. 7, 1920; wife�b. Oct. 2J, 1848; d. Mar. 1, 1917. Estes Cemetery.

Estes, William P.�b. Apr. 23, 1810; d. Nov. 4, 1855. Estes Cemetery.

Estes, Zachry�b. 1783; d. Mar. 23, 1855. Estes Cemetery.

Evans, Aaron�b. Aug. 27, 1812; d. Apr. 1, 1890; m. Elizabeth�b. Sep. 9, 1823; d. Dec. 22, 1884. Mountville.

Evans, Rev. Charles W.�b. Oct. 18, 1810; d. Oct. 27, 1867. Family Cemetery.

Evans, Daniel�Judge of Inferior Court, 1833-34.

Evans, John W.�b. Oct. 9, 1833; d. Richmond, July 21, 1862; C. S. A. Family Cemetery.

Evans, Luther M.�b. Aug. 20, 1842; d. Macon, Apr. 18, 1862; C. S. A. Family Cemetery.

Evans, Thomas�b. June 30, 1770; d. Jan. 15, 1851; m. Martha�b. Feb. 4, 1779; d. Oct. 10, 1811. Family Cemetery.

Evans, Thomas B.�b. July 27, 1806; d. Mar. 31, 1879; m. Martha A.�b. June 22, 1814; d. June 13, 1900. Family Cemetery.

Evans, Thomas Crenshaw�b. Aug. 22, 1806, in S. C; d. May 5, 1858; m. Dec. 16, 1830, Rhoda B. Swanson�b. Oct. 15, 1813; d. Mar. 4, 1862; Captain in Indian war of 1836; General of state militia; escorted Indians to western home; ordinary, 1856-58. Hillview.

Evans, William�b. June 15, 1835; d. Nov. 6, 1863, at Richmond; C. S. A. Family Cemetery.

Evans, William E.�b. June 7, 1828; d. July 5, 1858. Flowers Cemetery.

Evans, William Swanson�b. Feb. 6, 1838; d. Mar. 29, 1914; m. Margarette E. Dunson�b. Sep. 2, 1842; d. Aug. 12, 1891; LaGrange postmaster. Hillview.

Evans, William T.�Tax receiver, 1901-06.

Fall, Mark A.�b. May 4, 1857; d. June 20, 1927; m. Mildred Todd�b. Oct. 18, 1858; d. Jan. 23, 1918. Hillview.



272 HISTORY OF TROUP COUNTY

Fannin, Augustus Brooks�Judge of Inferior Court, 1846-47; state legislator, 1853-54, 1859.

Fannin, James Henry�b. Sep. 19, 1825; d. Oct. 23, 1909; m. Julia Ferrell�b. July 16, 1836; d. Feb. 18, 1907; state legislator, 1875-76; Colonel of 35th Ga., C. S. A.; surrendered Ft. Tyler after death of Gen. Tyler. Hillview.

Fannin, James Werter�b. Feb. 9, 1785; d. Feb. 11, 1837; m. Anna Peterson Fletcher�b. July 2, 1797; d. Sep. 17, 1848. Fannin Cemetery.

Fannin, William F.�judge Inferior Court, 1849-52; state legislator, 1851-52.

Farmun, Melvin�b. Mar. 17, 1824; d. Oct. 22, 1903; m. Sarah�b. Mar., 1827; d. Apr. 11, 1901. Antioch Church Cemetery.

Farrar, Lettie�b. Aug. 8, 1821; d. Sep. 20, 1909. Farrow Cemetery.

Farrow, John�b. Dec. 24, 1778; d. Dec. 21, 1845; m. Elizabeth�b. 1788; d. Feb. 10, 1859. Farrow Cemetery.

Farrow, Thomas�b. May 18, 1818; d. Oct. 9, 1881. Farrow Cemetery.

Faver, Henry�m. Mathilda Bonner on Nov. 25, 1829; sheriff of Troup County, 1840-46; state legislator, 1849-50.

Ferrell, Blount C.�b. 1816; d. 1908; m. Sarah C. Ferrell�b. 1817; d. 1903; judge Inferior Court, 1845-46; state senator, 1849-50; judge of County Court, 1866-70. Hillview Cemetery.

Ferrell, Augustus C.�lawyer; solicitor Superior Court, 1845-46. Ferrell, Coleman B.�Captain and organizer of Ferrell Battery, Co. C, of Montgomery Battalion.

Ferrell, Clarence Augustus�b. 1839; d. 1915; m. Camilla Jane Chisholm�b. 1840; d. 1881. Hillview Cemetery.

Ferrell, Mrs. Julia Coleman�b. 1798; d. Apr. 26, 1866; wife of Bennett Ferrell. Hillview Cemetery.

Ferrell, Mickleberry�b. Dec. 8, 1787; d. Oct. 31, 1861; m. Nancy Coleman�b. Apr. 29, 1799; d. Sep. 1, 1888; state legislator, 1843; wife born in Newborn, N. C. Hillview Cemetery.

Ferrell, Mickleberry P.�member West Point Guards, Co. D, 4th Ga., C. S. A., Apr. 26, 1861; discharged in 1861; Captain of an Alabama company, C. S. A. Ferrell, Pal Ernest�b. 1843; Co. D, 4th Ga., C. S. A.; d. at Norfolk, Va., Sep. 30, 1861. Hillview Cemetery.

Fields, N. R.�b. Nov. 7, 1823; d. Aug. 14, 1901; m. Eliza�b. Jan. 31, 1831; d. Jan. 12, 1894. Hogansville Cemetery.

Fincher, Isaac�b. Nov. 4, 1812; d. Nov. 10, 1860. Bradfield Cemetery.

Fincher, Herman C.�Mayor LaGrange, 1928-31.

Fincher, I. D.�b. July 9, 1851; d. Jan. 23, 1911; wife b. Nov. 14, 1855; d. Nov. 18, 1913. Mountville Cemetery.

Fincher, Robert Taylor�b. Dec. 23, 1846; d. Feb. 11, 1922; m. Roberta Bonner Wilson�b. Mar. 1, 1850; d. Apr. 20, 1914. Mountville Cemetery.

Fincher, William H.�b. Dec. 26, 1839; d. Jan. 13, 1907; m. Arobella K. Cox�b. Aug. 1, 1840; d. July 16, 1902. Mountville Cemetery.

Fisher, Marcus D.�b. Sep., 1820; member Co. E, 41st Ga., C. S. A.; d. 1864; buried at Long Cane Cemetery.

Fitts, William P.�b. Sep. 15, 1850; d. Sep. 16, 1890; m. Elizabeth Baker�b. June 18, 1850; d. Dec. 9, 1915. Hillview Cemetery.

Fleeth, Paul P.�b. 1865; d. July 31, 1900. Ware Crossroad Cemetery.

Fleming, Emily C.�b. May 2, 1817; d. Sep. 26, 1899. Pinewood Cemetery.



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Fleming, Lucy Anne�b. Dec. 6, 1843; d. June 25, 1912. Pinewood Cemetery.

Fleming, Moses L.�County commissioner, 1888-96.

Florence, Mrs. Mary Alice�b. Mar. 22, 1847; d. Aug. 18, 1926. Hillview Cemetery.

Florence, Oscar H.�sheriff of Troup County, 1906-14.

Flowers, James M �b. July 21, 1800; d. Dec. 4, 1869; m. Phillis E. Waller�b. June 1, 1804; d. Nov. 24, 1886. Flowers Cemetery.

Floyd, Dewit C.�Tax receiver of Troup County, 1917-28.

Floyd, Thomas Penuel�member of Co. B, 60th Ga., C. S. A.; died at Savannah, Ga.; no dates. Flat Shoals Cemetery.

Floyd, Henry Drew�b. Sep. 12, 1833; d. Mar. 2, 1910; m. Sarah E. Hardy�b. Oct. 4, 1841; d. June 16, 1896. Flat Shoals Cemetery.

Floyd, Thomas M.�b. Nov. 17, 1830; d. Dec. 3, 1906; m. Tamsey Minerva�b. June 16, 1835; d. Oct. 18, 1913. Whatley Cemetery.

Flynn, M. P.�b. Feb. 17, 1846; d. May 18, 1906; m. M. E. J�b. Dec. 12, 1848; d. Sep. 25, 1897. Hillview Cemetery.

Fomby, James Acles�b. Dec. 2, 1836; d. June 11, 1910; m. Rebecca C.�b. May 3, 1835; d. June 29, 1887. Long Cane Cemetery.

Fomby, Matthew B.�b. Jan. 1, 1801; d. Nov. 11, 1851; m. Mary�b. Oct. 7, 1804; d. Jan. 4, 1871. Atchison Cemetery.

Fomby, M. Bates�b. Jan. 23, 1839; d. Dec. 11, 1862; m. Lucinda J. Cameron�b. Jan. 8, 1834; d. July 24, 1871; member of Ferrell Battery, C. S. A. Atchison Cemetery.

Forbes, George B.�b. 1843; d. 1896. Hillview Cemetery.

Foster, John A.�president of Southern Female College, 1855-57.

Freeman, D. B.�County commissioner, 1911-12, 1915-16. Freeman, J. C. C.�b. Aug. 14, 1846; d. Aug. 29, 1925; county commissioner, 1907-10. Hillview Annex.

Freeman, James Posie�b. May 1, 1848; d. Apr. 17, 1926; m. Sarah Mathilda�b. Sep. 4, 1858; d. May 24, 1921. Harmony Church.

Freeman, John M.�b. June 19, 1835; d. Mar. 24, 1919; m. Agatha Whatley�b. Aug. 27, 1852; d. Aug. 18, 1915. Harmony Church.

Freeman, J. Z.�b. Aug. 27, 1847; d. Dec. 12, 1869. Estes Cemetery.

Freeman, J. W.�b. Feb. 19, 1832; d. Sep. 19, 1906; m. Mrs. S. A. Young�b. Nov. 28, 1828; d. June 20, 1886. Providence Church.

Freeman, Robert�b. ; d. Apr. 2, 1810. Hillview.

Freeman, R. A. S.�clerk of West Point, 1880-84; state legislator, 1892-93, 1900-01; judge County Court, 1895-98.

Freisleben, Jacob�b. Austria June 1, 1839; d. Nov. 7, 1925; m. 1874, Regina Herzfeld; Co. D, 4th Ga., C. S. A. Hillview Cemetery.

Frost, Francis A.�b. Oct. 22, 1822; d. Apr. 17, 1882; m. R. J.�b. Nov. 20, 1828; d. May 19, 1878; state legislator, 1865-67. Hillview.

Frost, Adam C.�b. ; Captain of West Point Guards, Co. D, 4th Ga., C. S. A.; killed at Winchester, Va., Sep. 19, 1864.

Frost, Rebecca�b. Apr. 26, 1790; d. June 11, 1851. Pinewood Cemetery.

Fulghum, Lettie E.�b. Apr. 11, 1839; d. May 23, 1898. Carter Cemetery.

Fuller, Bryant�b. Oct. 8, 1800; d. Aug. 2, 1890; m. Elizabeth�b. 1799; d. 1871. Fuller Cemetery.

Fuller, Andrew Jackson�b. Dec. 1, 1840; d. Feb. 25, 1932. Mountville.

Fuller, Bryant, Jr.�County commissioner, 1921-24.



274 HISTORY OF TROUP COUNTY

Fuller, Crofford�b. May 24, 1829; d. Dec. 26, 1894; m. Mary H. Robertson�b. Apr. 2, 1847; d. Apr. 21, 1898. Union Cemetery.

Fuller, Green�b. Oct. 9, 1838; d. Oct. 14, 1901. Pinewood Cemetery.

Fuller, John�Captain of Co. B, 60th Ga., C. S. A., the Fannin Guards. No dates.

Fuller, John E.�m. Sarah�b. July 22, 1837; d. Dec. 22, 1857. Harmony Church. (Is this Captain above?)

Gaffney, Davis J.�Mayor of LaGrange, 1893-95.

Gaffney, Mrs. Ellen S.�b. Oct. 28, 1832; d. Nov. 18, 1901. Hillview Cemetery.

Gaffney, William Patrick�physician; b. May 17, 18S7; d. Apr. 9, 1922. Hillview Cemetery.

Gage, John E.�judge Inferior Court, 1828; trustee LaGrange Female Academy, 1831. Gahagan, Lawrence�Commissioner of West Point, 183f. Gaines, Robert A.�b. Dec. 17, 1844; d. May 2, 1928; m. Martha Webb�b. May 11, 1848; d. June 3, 1928. Hillview Annex.

Garner, Adelia E.�b. July 22, 1830; d. Sep. 11, 1876. Marsh-Garner Cemetery.

Garner, James S.�b, May 9, 1824$, d. Sep. 27, 1877. Marsh-Garner Cemetery.

Garner, Mattie A.�b. Mar. 2, 1834; d. Dec., 1884. Marsh-Garner Cemetery.

Garrett, Samuel�b. Feb. 25, 1828; d. Feb. 23, 1899; m. Jane�b. Aug. 26, 1827; d. July 25, 1904. Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Gates, Charles C.�b. Dec. 24, 1819; d. Dec. 23, 1853. Gates Cemetery.

Gates, James R.�b. Sep. 4, 1784; d. July 13, 1868; soldier of Mexican war of 1836. Gates Cemetery.

Gates, Louis Sylvanus�b. Feb. 16, 1840; d. Jan. 20, 1912; m. Charlotte Emmaline Gibson�b. Dec. 19, 1841; d. Nov. 22, 1922. Ware Crossroad Cemetery.

Gates, William M.�b. Mar. 20, 1825; d. June 17, 1869. Gates Cemetery.

Gay, James Tolbert�b. Feb. 1, 1850; d. Aug. 13, 1912. Hillview Cemetery.

Gay, John Thomas�b. Feb. 18, 1828; member Co. B, 4th Ga., C. S. A., LaGrange Light Guards, Apr. 26, 1861; 2nd Lt. and 1st Lt., 1862; wounded at Fort Steadman; d. Richmond, Va., Apr. 28, 1865, and buried there; m. Caroline E. Ware�b. Aug. 24, 1835; d. Jan. 25, 1922; buried in Hillview Cemetery.

Gentry, D. C.�b. Dec. 16, 1845; d. Apr. 20, 1903. Corinth Cemetery.

Gibbons, Patrick�b. Ireland Apr. 11, 1830; d. Oct. 12, 1880. Pinewood Cemetery.

Gibson, Adam Percival�b. Mar. 8, 1846; d. Oct. 31, 1921. Ware Crossroad.

Gibson, Edward Calhoun�b. June 26, 1848; d. Dec., 1874. Ware Crossroad.

Gibson, George Cline�b. July 10, 1850; d. Feb. 22, 1924. Ware Crossroad.

Gibson, James Osborn�b. Jan. 16, 1844; d. Apr. 9, 1862. Ware Crossroad.

Gibson, Joel�b. Oct. 2, 1809; d. Jan. 25, 1886; m. Mary Ann Mooty�b. Sep. 22, 1821; d. Oct. 11, 1902. Ware Crossroad Cemetery.

Geer, Levi�judge of Inferior Court, 1847-48.

Gibson, Allen C.�Captain of Co. B, 4th Ga., C. S. A., LaGrange Light Guards, on Dec. 1862; captured Spottsylvania in May, 1864.

Gilbert, Margaret Susanna�b. Feb. 13, 1852; d. Apr. 27, 1927. Bethel Church.

Gilbert, T. J., Sr.�b. Jan. 1, 1836; d. Aug. 21, 1913. Bethel Church.

Gilbert, W. F.�b. Aug. 30, 1841; d. Oct. 8, 1912; m. Dec. 6, 1867, Berenice D. D.�b. Dec. 26, 1848; d. Dec. 27, 1905. Bethel Church.

Gill, G. N.�b. Feb. 19, 1844; d. Nov. 26, 1907; m. Mary Jane�b. Dec. 6, 1849; d. June 20, 1827. Hillview Cemetery.

Gladney, W. N.�b. Apr. 12, 1846; d. Sep. 5, 1926; m. Elizabeth�b. July 26, 185O; d. Sep. 19, 1928. Hillview Annex.



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Glanton, Abner�b. Mar. 23, 1796; d. July 2, 1859; m. Tava Hardy�b. in S. C, Oct. 1, 1806; d. Feb. 8, 1882. Glanton Cemetery.

Glanton, Elbert A.�b. Nov. 20, 1841; d. Nov. 2, 1867. Glanton Cemetery.

Glanton, John H.�b. Nov. 14, 1829; d. Aug. 11, 1895; m. (1) Lou L.�b. Apr. 5, 1834; d. Jan. 3, 1872; m. (2) M. D.�b. June 18, 1834; d. Mar. 2, 1887. Hillview Cemetery.

Glanton, Mrs. Sarah J. Sledge�b. Sep. 13, 1834; d. May 26, 1907. Hillview.

Glanton, Thomas D.�b. Apr. 21, 1832; d. Feb. 18, 1852. Glanton Cemetery.

Glanton, G. Virginia Hardaway�b. Aug. 20, 1842; d. Apr. 27, 1873.

Glanton, Louise B. Phillips�b. Aug. 12, 1845; d. July 2, 1866. Both of above were wives of W. E. Glanton. Hogansville Cemetery.

Glass, J. W. T.�County commissioner, 1911-14. Glass, T. W �b. Nov. 16, 1837; d. Aug. 5, 1926; m. Missouri�b. Mar. 11, 1842; d. July 5, 1908. Wehadkee Church.

Glenn, I. M.�b. Mar. 16, 1830; d. Feb. 9, 1910. Salem Church.

Godwin, William Taylor�b. Mar. 25, 1825; d. Nov. 14, 1907; m. (1) Sarah Traylor�b. July 31, 1827; d. May 21, 1858; m. (2) �b. Mar. 3, 1840; d. May 27, 1906. (1) in Flowers Cemetery. Hillview Cemetery others.

Goodman, Mrs. Susan C.�b. July 28, 1836; d. July 14, 1880; wife of S. C. Goodman. Pinewood Cemetery.

Gorham, John�b. Sep. 26, 1821; d. Nov. 7, 1892. Judge of Inferior Court, 1863-64. Hillview Cemetery.

Gorman, Thomas E.�Judge of Inferior Court, 1853-56. Grady, A. E.�b. June 29, 1818; d. July 23, 1867; m. Sarah E.�b. July 21, 1822; d. Nov. 2, 1886. Pinewood Cemetery.

Gray, William Varmun�b. Jan. 4, 1847; d. July 14, 1921; m. Ella Willis Render�b. Feb. 3, 1851; d. June 10, 1923. Hillview Cemetery.

Greene, Eugene Judson�b. Greene County, 1832; d. 1887; m. Louisa Anna Maddux; tax collector, 1883-86. Hillview Cemetery; unmarked.

Greene, Benjamin�b. June 29, 1846; d. July 14, 1868. Long Cane Cemetery.

Greene, Hambleton H.�b. June 8, 1812; d. Jan. 15, 1873; m. Ellen A.�b. Aug. 16, 1813; d. Jan. 25, 1880. Long Cane Cemetery.

Greene, Hamilton H.�b. Dec. 5, 1850; d. Feb. 12, 1928; m. Carrie N.�b. Apr. 3, 1858; d. Dec. 8, 1930. Pinewood Cemetery.

Greene, James H.�b. July 9, 1847; d. Feb. 8, 1918. Harmony Church.

Greene, L. O.�b. June 8, 1844; d. Nov. 25, 1919; m. Lizzie D.�b. Feb. 3, 1852; d. Nov. 27, 1915. Long Cane Cemetery.

Greene, Lucius Sanford�b. 1844; member of Myrick Battalion, C. S. A.; d. Apr. 11, 1862. Hillview Cemetery.

Greene, Philip Hunter�b. Sep. 22, 1800; d. Dec. 2, 1871; m. Mildred W. Sanford�b. Sep. 8, 1808; d. Mar. 9, 1901; county surveyor, 1868. Hillview.

Greenwood, Thomas B.�Judge of Inferior Court, 1853.

Greer, Sergeant James H.�Quartermaster Corps in World War; d. Oct. 14, 1918. Salem.

Greer, John�Judge of Inferior Court, 1843-46. Greer, L. R.�b. June 10, 1848; d. Apr. 15, 1928; m. Sallie M. Emory�b. July 22, 1847; d. May 29, 1914. Salem.

Griffin, Charles H.�b. 1808; d. Aug. 11, 1855; m. Mary A. Ashford�b. July 20, 1816; d. May 28, 1887. Hillview.

Griffin, Charles H., Jr.�County commissioner, 1897-04, 1907-14.

Griffin, James Y.�b. July 22, 1847; d. May 21, 1882. Hillview.



276 HISTORY OF TROOP COUNTY

Griffith, 2. C�b. Sep. 10, 1825; d. Jan. 31, 1915; m. Ann J.�b. Mar. 4, 1826; d. Nov. 2, 1909. Corinth.

Griggs, Asa Wesley�physician; b. Dec. 11, 1828; d. Aug. 16, 1900; m. Lois McCants�b. Sep. 30, 1842; d. July 11, 1894. Pinewood.

Griggs, David C�b. July 7, 1823; d. 1837; m. Rebecca F.�b. Nov. 29, 1828; d. Sep. 3, 1843. Beasley Cemetery.

Griggs, Isaac Birdsong�b. Aug. 10, 1813; d. May 6, 1893; m. Elizabeth Smith�b. Sep. 19, 1822; d. July 21, 1891. Flat Shoals Cemetery.

Griggs, J. M.�b. Oct. 13, 1847; d. Dec. 19, 1910; m. Carrie L. Smith�b. Nov. 26, 1852; d. Mar. 23, 1900. Salem.

Griggs, Mrs. Martha F.�b. June 16, 1780; d. June 16, 1819; wife of Reuben Griggs. Beasley Cemetery.

Gunn, John G.�b. Apr. 14, 1814; d. Sep. 30, 1898; m. M. A.�b. July 25, 1830; d. Feb.17, 1908. Wehadkee Church.

Hackney, John J.�b. Mar. 7, 1849; d. Jan. 10, 1911. Providence Church.

Hadaway, J. D.�b. Sep. 17, 1845; d. Feb. 5, 1909; m. Rebecca�b. Oct. 8, 1849; d. Aug. 22, 1919. Wehadkee Church.

Hagedorn, Isaac�b. Germany, Apr. 2, 1833; d. Dec, 7, 1925; m. Regina Weinstein�b. May 12, 1844; d. July 18, 1921. Pinewood.

Hairston, James M.�b. Dec. 17, 1808; d. Jan. 13, 1881. Harmony Church.

Hairston, William McCauley�b. Nov. 27, 1846; d. Apr. 1, 1915; m. Gallic S. Harris�b. Aug. 12, 1851; d. Aug. 16, 1908. Long Cane.

Hairston, Miss Mary Jane�b. Mar. 9, 1844; d. May 10, 1919. Long Cane.

Hall, John C.�State legislator, 1839.

Hall, Mrs. Mary Frances�b. July 5, 1824; d. Oct. 22, 1888. Hillview.

Hall, William G.�b. Dec. 12, 1837; d. Apr. 1, 1870; m. Frances D.�b. June 30, 1842; d. June 2, 1891. Hall Cemetery.

Hall, Young�b. Greene County, Aug. 30, 1801; d. Feb. 22, 1861; m. Mariah A. Howell�b. Apr. 5, 1809; d. June 29, 1886. Hall Cemetery.

Halman, A. J.�b. Feb. 27, 1837; d. May 18, 1915. Hillview Annex.

Hamer, Ferrell L.�b. Dec. 14, 1897; 3rd Div. Hospital No. 5, A. E. F.; killed at Chateau Thierry, July 31, 1918. Salem.

Hamer, James T.�b. Aug. 9, 1843; d. Mar. 23, 1922; m. Sarah Ann Mallory�b. May 10, 1841; d. Oct. 9, 1908. Salem.

Hamilton, James�State legislator, 1834.

Hammett, James D.�b. Feb. 14, 1827; d. Feb. 6, 1910; m. Mandy Sue�b. Jan. 27, 1830; d. June 5, 1911; state legislator, 1898-99. Providence Church.

Hammett, William�b. July 9, 1789; d. Oct. 3, 1868. Old Providence. Hammett, W.�County commissioner, 1890-91.

Hammond, Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth�b. Nov. 21, 1846; d. Apr. 18, 1913; wife of J. L. Hammond. Pinewood.

Handy, Mrs. Sarah James Edwards�b. July 29, 1849; d. July 12, 1894; wife of Charles H. Handy. Hillview.

Hanson, George S.�County commissioner, 1921-24.

Haralson, Mrs. Clara�b. 1765; d. Mar 1, 1841; wife of Jonathan Haralson; she worked the fields so that her brothers might fight in the Revolutionary War. Hillview.

Haralson, Herndon W.�b. Mar. 11, 1830; d. May 28, 1889; m. Rhoda Ann�b. Dec. 3, 1832; d. June 15, 1909. Hillview.



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Haralson, Hugh A.�b. Greene County on Nov. 13, 1805; to Troup in 1828; d. Sep. 25, 1814; Major-General of Georgia militia; state legislator, 1831-32; state senator, 1837-38; congressman, 1843-51; m. Caroline Lewis in 1828. Hillview.

Haralson, Jesse B.�b. June 29, 1803; d. Dec. 17, 1869. Wehadkee Church.

Haralson, Kinchen L.�Lawyer; solicitor Superior Court, 1842-44.

Haralson, Mrs. Susannah Sappington�b. Apr. 10, 1850; d. May 28, 1922; wife of H. W. Haralson. Sappington Cemetery.

Haralson, T. S. E.�b. Jan. 7, 1842; d. Mar. 3, 1928. Hillview.

Haralson, T. S. E.�b. Nov. 28, 1844; d. Aug. 24, 1891; tax collector of Troup County, 1887-88. Wehadkee Church.

Haralson, William H.�b. Aug. 31, 1849; d. Mar. 19, 1926; m. Annie E. Cofield�b. Dec. 2, 1855; d. Nov. 22, 1916. Loyd Chapel.

Hardaway, John William�b. Nov. 6, 1806; d. Jan. 7, 1884; m. Virginia King�b. Apr. 9, 1817; d. Nov. 4, 1846; m. May 16, 1833. Hogansville.

Hardin, Martin B., minister�b. Sep. 13, 1836; d. Nov. 22, 1883; m. Josephine Law�b. Mar. 12, 1844; d. Nov. 7, 1893. Hillview.

Hardy, Ben P.�b. Nov. 19, 1844; d. Feb. 1, 1891. Thomas Hardy Cemetery.

Hardy, G. W.�b. Sep. 23, 1850; d. May 23, 1906; m. Susan M. Carter�b. Mar. 7, 1845; d. Feb. 8, 1907. Carter Cemetery.

Hardy, James C�b. Nov. 22, 1836; d. June 16, 1897; m. Mary A. Bass�b. Dec. 2, 1835 d. Oct. 13, 1896. Flat Shoals.

Hardy, James D.�b. Dec. 12, 1819; d. Oct. 22, 1888; m. Ann�b. Mac. 6, 1834; d. Mar. 1, 1891. Thomas Hardy Cemetery.

Hardy, J. H.�County commissioner, 1914-32; 1933 to date.

Hardy, L. L., Sr.�b. Oct. 5, 1828; d. June 28, 1890; m. Catherine Huguley�b. June 12, 1832; d. May 12, 1876. Thomas Hardy Cemetery.

Hardy, Mrs. Martha L.�b. Sep. 18, 1847; d. July 9, 1882; wife of R. A. Hardy. Flowers Cemetery.

Hardy, Mrs. Mary Jane Gates�b. Mar. 6, 1822; d. Oct. 25, 1852. Gates Cemetery.

Hardy, Otis Dallis�b. Oct. 20, 1846; d. Feb. 10, 1922. Thomas Hardy Cemetery.

Hardy, Stephen Coalman�b. Aug. 15, 1813; d. Nov. 1, 1875; m. Levisa Smith�b. Nov. 19, 1812; d. Dec. 25, 1869. Flat Shoals.

Hardy, Thomas�b. Jan. 26, 1795; d. Nov. 14, 1870; m. Susan Day�b. Mar. 25, 1801; d. Nov. 30, 1862. Thomas Hardy Cemetery.

Hardy, W. J.�County commissioner, 1897-08. Harmon, Mrs. Louesa C.�b. June 29, 1847; d. Oct. 26, 1908; wife of James K. Polk Harmon. Hillview.

Harp, A. G., physician�b. Oct. 4, 1838; d. July 3, 1913; m. Mary M. Taylor�b. Jan.28, 1845; d. June 12, 1909. Mountville.

Harper, Banister�b. Feb. 7, 1801; d. Sep. 11, 1891; m. Elizabeth�b. Dec. 14, 1807; d. May 29, 1874. Long Cane Cemetery.

Harrington, J. M.�state legislator, 1857-58; mayor West Point, 1885-86.

Harrington, William Henry�b. Aug. 8, 1846; d. Oct. 29, 1906; m. Anna Zachry�b. Nov. 9, 1860; d. Oct. 24, 1887. Pinewood Cemetery.

Harris, Absalom S.�state legislator, 1845. Harris, Charles F.�b. Sep. 25, 1841; d. Jan. 13, 1921; m. Marietta�b. Apr. 16, 1842; d. Jan. 13, 1912. Hillview Annex.

Harris, Edmund T.�Judge of Inferior Court, 1833-34.

Harris, Henry�b. May 2, 1838; d. May 20, 1906. Hillview Cemetery.



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