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Abbreviations used on this page:
abt. = about (or circa) aft. = after b. born bap. = baptised
bur. = buried d. = died m. = married poss. = possibly

 
Arrangement:
Family Names are arranged in alphabetical order. The name and address of the researcher submitting the name is in the far right column. The chart immediately below is to facilitate moving about the data base more efficiently--letters refer to the first letter of the Family Exchange surname.

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SURNAME, given

Event #1

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Researcher

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BAILEY, James N. (M)

m. Eliza Ann [--?--] about 1855/56

John C. Bailey, son, b. 1856

Tricia Brimer

James and Eliza were both born in Georgia. She was possibly full Cherokee. They removed to Alabama about 1856 where their second son was born in 1858.

BANISTER, John B.

1st wife, Sarah, died after 1850

Mar. Harriet Paxton 24 JAn 1854

Donal Aiksman

BEAM, Julius Oscar

b. 28 Oct 1844, Cherokee Co

mar. 7 Feb 1867, Mary C. Fitziblan (Fitzgibbon), Cherokee Co.

 Joan Nordquist

Ms. Nordquist is looking for information regarding Julius Beam's parents, America and Albert Beam (d. 1849 Cherokee Co.). She would also like info on his aunt, Julia Dixon.

BLANTON, Nancy

m. William H Cook on 13 Apr 1884 in Cherokee Co., Ga.

 

 Zan Welch

BOHANNON, Lawson H.

m. Caroline Hightower, 7 Sep 1850, Cherokee Co., Ga.

d. after 1900, Cherokee Co., Ga.

Virginia B. Jordan

Pension records show that Lawson Bohannon received the 1900 pension check but not the 1901.

 

 

 

 

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Cochran, Henry Kilby b. 31 Oct 1875 in Cherokee Co., Ga. d. 31 Aug 1962 Georgia Webb
Henry's wife was Mary Jane Howard of Dawson Co.; his parents were William P. and Haster (Ingram) Cochran. Henry was buried in Eastview Cem. in Plainsville, Ga. Looking for any info On him or any member of his family
Cowart, Benjamin F. b. Dec. 1852 in Ga. m. Kansas L. F. Green E. Russell
Cowart, William S. b. 18 Feb 1877 in Ball Ground, Cherokee Co., Ga. m. Sarah Dowdy(a) >E. Russell
Crowder, John N. b. 1898 in Cherokee Co., Ga. mar. Julie Daniel, 12 Nov 1915, McMinn Co., Tenn. Jack Hampton
The marriage record was signed by Oscar Crowder who was probably John's uncle. Seeking John's parents.

 

 

 

 

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DOWDA, Sarah Francis

b. 15 aug 1855 in Canton, Cherokee Co., Ga.

d. 10 Jul 1883 in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana

 Doris Baldwin

Mary Francis Dowda/Dowdy/Doud mar. James Thompson

       
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FOWLER

 

 

Sherry Dieckmann

FOWLER, Thomas

b. abt. 1778 in S.C.

m. Hannah [--?--] before 1834

Brenda Hunt

 

 

 

 

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GARRETT

 

 

 Michelle Ray

 

 

 

 

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HEATH Martin L. Heath a member of 43rd Ga. Inf. during Civil War records list wife as Mrs. S.M. Heath Pat Davis

HENDERSON, James

b. Feb. 3, 1801 in SC

d. Jan. 5, 1851 Cherokee Co., GA

 Stephanie Macchia

Ms. Macchia desires info parents of James Henderson who mar. Synthia Haney Aug. 21, 1821 in Habersham Co., Ga. They are buried at Harmony Cemetery in Cherokee Co.

HERDON

 

 

 William Herndon

Any and all Herndons, But in particular: John Irvin Herndon, or Reubin Herndon

 

 

 

 

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JONES, William E.

b. 1831 in Cherokee Co., Ga.

wife Sarah A. Lister b. 1835 in Cherokee Co., Ga.

Lona Jones Brannon

mar. 1854-1858, probably in Cherokee Co. Known children were Allison Lafayette b 4/04/1859, Asa David b approx 1855-1863, and Cora L. b 1866.

 

 

 

 

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KING, Green

b. 1852 in Cherokee County

parents: Jesse & Mary King

 Bill King

Seeking any info or contact with other King researchers

 

 

 

 

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McCLUE, Robert B.

m. Hannah Abigail Cobb, 9 Jul 1848, Cherokee Co., Ga.

d. 30 Aug 1901, Cherokee Co., Ga.

 Robert B. McClure

Additional Comments: Robert B. McClure was born 18 Oct 1824 in South Carolina.
Robert and Hannah had 9 children born in Cherokee Co GA.
Additional family names include: Cobb.Tyson,Mackey,Hendon, McCurley, Goddard and Kennett.
Brother: James Jackson McClure; Sisters: Jane C McClure Harbin and Sarah McClure Holder
Looking for information on parents and brother

McCLURE

 

 

 Betty Mitchell

McMANUS

 

 

 Michelle Ray

McCOY, Mary Caroline

b. Cherokee Co., Ga.

d. 1927, buried Scott County, Ark.

 Evelyn J. Pyles

Additional Comments: She married Jesse P. Nance & had one son, John Benjamin Nance, the father of my father, James Monroe Nance. I have very little information before Jesse P & Mary C homesteaded land in Scott Co. Arkansas. Her dad was said to be John McCoy.

MOORE

 

 

 Michelle Ray

MORGAN

 

 

 Betty Mitchell

 

 

 

 

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PENDRY

 

 

 Michelle Ray

PREAST / PRIEST

 

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 Betty Mitchell

Looking for other Preast / Priest Researchers

PRIEST, Rebecca

mar. George Wellcock, 5 Nov 1848 in Cheorkee Co., Ga.

d. 1880-83 in Etowah, Ala.

 Annette Upton

See George Henry Wilcox

 

 

 

 

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RAINS, Wesley Hard

b. 9 May 1861, Forsyth Co., Ga.

mar. Alice Jone & resided in Too Nigh, Cherokee Co., Ga.

 Jody Falvey

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 Michelle Ray

 

 

 

 

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SELF

 

 

 Ron Self

STONER, Harriett Marie

b. 19 July 1851 in Cherokee County

 

 Bill King

Seeking any info or contact with other Stoner family researchers

SULLIVAN

 

 

 Michelle Ray

       
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THOMPSON, James

mar. Sarah Francis Dowda

d. 17 Sep 1862

Doris Baldwin

James enlisted as a private on August 27, 1861 in Cherokee Co. GA Company E 28th Infantry Regiment GA. James was killed in the Civil War in Sharpsburg, MD 17 Sep 1862. Burial location unknown.

       
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UNDERWOOD

 

 

Sherry Dieckmann

 

 

 

 

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Westbrook, Dr. Franklin born 25 Sep 1870 in Cherokee Co., Ga.   Jennefer Bruner

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Sherry Dieckmann

WILBANKS, George Washington b. 1857 Cherokee Co. m. Amanda Keith abt. 1878, Cherokee Co. Shelby Baltzley

WILCOX, George Henry

George H. Wellcock mar. Rebecca Priest 5 Nov 1848 in Cheorkee Co., Ga.

d. 24 Aug 1903 in Bryan Co., Durant, Okla.

Annette Upton

Comments: Residence: 1860 & 1870, Cobb Co., Ga.: 1880: Etowah Co., Ala.
Children: William Henry Wilcox, b. 1849; T.M. Wilcox, b. 1853; James M. Wilcox, b. 1855; Georgia Ann Wilcox, b. 1856-57; Greenberry, b. 1859-60; & Arleasy Dora, b. 1864-65

 

 

 

 

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