The State Guard 

Source: Alabama Genealogical Exchange, Vol 1, Winter 1985

Convicts of the Alabama State Penitentiary, November 1846

Name, years, age, occupation, nativity, convicted

SCOTT, John L., 7, 22, farmer, Georgia, Dale
JONES, Arthur, 5, 40, blacksmith, S.C., Russell
HILL, James W., 4, 21, stage driver, Georgia, Russell
JONES, Hilman, 4, 18, farmer, Georgia, Henry
PARKER, Paten, 10, 39, farmer, Georgia, Pike
MARTIN, John Q. A., 20, 41, blacksmith, Georgia, Pike
DAVIS, Wm., 20, 38, overseer, N.C., Russell
SCOTT, Homer, 5, 23, farmer, Georgia, Henry
SKIPPER, Simon M., 3, 27, laborer, N.C., Henry
KYLE, Christopher H.,7, 35, school teacher, N.C., Pike
CHESSER, Willie, 3, 26, farmer, S.C., Pike
HARVELL, Moses, 10, 36, laborer, Miss., Coffee
CLARKE, Columbus, 5, 24, farmer, Georgia, Barbour
RIVES, George W., 5, 27, lawyer, Virginia, Barbour
CUNNINGHAM, Alexander, 6, 28, carpenter, Georgia, Coffee
MORGAN, James, 6, 31, tailor, S.C., Barbour
WILLIAMS, Wm. F., 3, 20, carpenter, N.C., Pike
GRAVES, Stephen, 2, 60, farmer, S.C., Pike
HOWELL, James, 20, 43, farmer, N.C., Henry
BARNES, Samuel J., 3, 19, farmer, Georgia, Covington

Taken from page 1 of  The State Guard (May 25, 1847), a weekly newspaper
published in Wetumpka, Ala, found on Microfilm Z29 (229?); W5 in the
University of Alabama Library, University, Alabama.



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