GREENE COUNTY, GEORGIA
Dorothy Sanders Mon Sept 21 1998
William CRAWFORD moved to Greene Co., GA in the late 1700's from Hanover, VA. He lived near Beaverdam Creek, where he had some mills. William died in 1805. Executors of his will were his son, Elisha G. Crawford and William Hill, Benjamin Maddux; Witnesses were Thomas Rutledge, James Smith, and Phil Hunter. I wondered if William was a Revolutionary soldier because of his age and his move to Greene Co.in the late 1700's. Would welcome any information.
Patsy Testement Mon Sept 21 1998
I am looking for any information on STATHAM in Greene Co., GA. My
grandfather was Joe Little STATHAM m. Willie Mae DIAL both or buried at New Hope Baptist Church in Greshamville. His father was Joe STATHAM (a farmer) m. Eva LEWIS (school teacher) both are buried at Union Point. Any information will be appreciated.
Paula Dunklin Wed Sept 16 1998
Searching for any information about the GROOVER surname and the MANNING surname. Both families lived in Washington County and Greene County after it was formed. GGGrandfather was Reuben MANNING, his wife was Margaret GROOVER. Some of the family members of both families are thought to have left for Texas in the early to mid 1800's. One unknown MANNING may have married a Mary BANKS. Any help will be appreciated.
Paulette Flym Wed Sept 16 1998
I am seeking any information on the SWINDALLS listed in the 1850 Greene
County Census. Namely James A., age 22 in household by himself and William C.,(head of household), age 25. Also living in household is Anna, age 65 born Ireland and Caroline, age 21. Any help would be appreciated.
Lynda Wasden Wed Sept 16 1998
I am searching for information on Alfred C. BOON and Martha Ann BARNHART who were married in Greene County on August 29, 1833. They had a daughter Martha Camilla Boon who married William Bryant Hood and moved to Washington County to
raise a family. These were my great-grandparents. Any information would be most appreciated.
Rodney Cunningham Wed Sept 16 1998
Is anyone doing research on the CUNNINGHAM family? I am and would like to link up.
Paulette Dunn Wed Sept 16 1998
In searching in Greene Co GA regarding my surname DUNN and
related surname ALFRIEND, came across this most interesting tombstone at White Plains Cemetery. "Laura J. Alfriend/1838-1862/Her Bright andUseful/Young Life was Suddenly/Lost in Aiding the Cause/of The
Confederacy." The story behind this must be fascinating. Does anyone know anything of it?
Ethna Thompson Sat Sept 12 1998
I need information regarding Richard CONINE who
married on 20 April 1820 in Greene Co., GA, Martha "Patsey" BOON. They lived primarily in Greene and Putnam Counties in GA. Richard died about 1837. The family then moved to Tallapoosa Co., AL Richard may have at one time lived in Morris Co., NJ. Any information anyone has will be most appreciated.
Doylene Evans Wed Sept 9 1998
I would like to contact anyone researching the HAYES/HAYS family that lived in Greene County in the late 1700's and early 1800's. Two brothers, Patrick and Hugh Hayes, both had sons named William after their father. Patrick Hayes and one of the William Hayes moved to Warren County, Tennessee. There are two marriages for William Hayes in the early Greene County records. One was to a HEARD and the other was
to a LUCKIE. Does anyone have any information about this Hayes family? I'll be happy to share.
Marian Foster Wed Sept 9 1998
Thomas Neil WHITE, Born 6 Mar 1817 NC, parents unknown; was in 1850 Cherokee Co., Ga census along with wife Louisa Caroline nee Gilmore & children, then by 1860 was in Greene Co., GA on
that census. Believe Thomas died at Battle of Antietam on 17 Sept 1863, that is White Family Bible date, then wife & children returned to Cherokee County to be listed on 1870 census, minus him, of course. Any help is appreciated. I am always glad to share whatever I find.
Walter Crenshaw Wed Sept 9 1998
I am looking for information on Eli PITTMAN who lived in Greene County,
GA in the mid 1800's. He married Melissa Jane RAY also from Greene County, GA. They later moved to Dodge County, GA. Their children were: Emma, Willie, Effie, Ophelia, Fannie Jane, Osca, and Joe Brown Pittman. Any information you can provide will be greatly appreciated.
Nell Campbell Sat Sept 5 1998
Lucy Davenport COLQUIT found in 1820 Greene Co. census, head of
household. Lucy Colquit was widow of Permenas Colquit d. 1812 Halifax Co. VA. Among the children of Lucy and Permenas COLQUIT were Sally (Sarah) m. Phillip GATEWOOD and John Terry COLQUIT b. 1807 Halifax Co. VA. Appreciate any connections to this Colquit family. I have copies of history of Colquitt family in Virginia by W. Mac Jones of Richmond, VA and several other COLQUITT/COLQUIT/COLQUET resources.
Diana Conrad Wed Sept 2 1998
John R. COLE left Greene Co., GA in the early 1800's but had five children
- John, Robert Duke, William Isham, Elizabeth and Celila Margaret. It is said he has a will recorded in 1808 in Greene Co. but no one seems to have a copy of it. The family moved to Tennessee at some unknown time. Any information would be appreciated.
Sandra Long Mon Aug 31 1998
I'm looking for information on Samuel WINSLETT and his family from
Greene Co., GA. I've got a lot of general information, but need some hard facts about Sam's arrival in America. He was
associated with some Quakers in Wrightsboro. Can anyone help me get more information?
Acorea Sims Sun Aug 30 1998
I am looking for the following surnames of these African American families who have/had a home base in Greene County: SIMON, MURRAY, MERRITT. There are members of these related families who left Greene County, Georgia circa 1924 (during the "Boll Weevil" disaster) and relocated in & around Cleveland County, North Carolina. I am trying to find persons with these surnames that could give vital information that may aid in reuniting these families, who have since moved from GA & NC to other places in the United States. Any information is appreciated.
Jeffery Johnson Wed Aug 26 1998
I am interested in hearing from others researching the CONE family of
Greene County. Namely John, Richard, Ezekiel, Francis McGUIRE she
married John McGUIRE and their mother Winney CONE. They were in the county fairly early and came in from Halifax Co., NC. Thanks and I look forward to hearing from you and sharing info.
Sue Macchiarella Sun Aug 23 1998
Looking for information on Daniel Monroe WAGNON d:1860 and Martha M.
SWINDELLE married Dec.18,1834 in Greene Co. Also, lookng for information on Henry Swindelle (SWINDAL) who was married to an Anna. Henry and Anna were the parents of Martha M. SWINDELLE.
Dorothy Sun Aug 23 1998
Looking for the PENDLETON families that lived in Greene County around the 1800 my grgrgr grandomther was Louisa Emily Pendleton that married John J. OLIVER. I did find where they were married in Butts County, the year 1828, Please if anyone has any info, Please write.
L Taylor Sun Aug 23 1998
Interested in family history of Littleton TAYLOR who first appears in the 1820
Cencus of Greene county along with 1830, 1840, 1850. He was born in c. 1778 in NC ? (according to 1850 cencus) He died in Greene county on 3/21/ 1860. Would like to find will or probate records. His birthplace.
Paulette Dunn Sun Aug 23 1998
Looking for information regarding Dr. William L. ALFRIEND
married Frances DUNN (born Greene Co GA 1822-1830, daughter of Hiram and Letitia Greer Dunn, and their descendants. Also Dr. Edward W. Alfriend married Mary E. Dunn, born Greene Co GA 1822-1830, daughter of Hiram and Letitia Greer Dunn.
Bill Ramsaur Mon Aug 17 1998
I am trying to find out about David CHEWNING, listed in 1820 and 1830 Greene
Buddy Crenshaw Mon Aug 17 1998
Do you know who in Greene County that is on line might be able to help me find out information on a John CRANSHAW who had a will that was proba ted Jan 29, 1804 in Greene County, Georgia. It list his children as: Daniel Cranshaw, John Cranshaw, Benjamin Cranshaw, William Cranshaw(deceased), Lucy Watts, Mary Reagin, and Elizabeth Gunn. I am trying to make a connection between the Benjamin and William listed here and the Benjamin Crenshaw and William Crenshaw who lived in Warren County Ga. at that time.
Randy Chambers Mon Aug 17 1998
James C. CHAMBERS was b in 1838 (son of James Chambers -
b SC ~1815. According to GA CSA records, James C. Chambers was raised in Greene Co. Ga.. In 1860 James is living with Moses Chambers (b ~1799 in SC) and with his first wife Sarah Busby in Hancock Co. Moses, as best as I can determine, lived in Richmond Co. NC in 1820 and then shows up in TN until 1850 when he is living in Jackson Co. Ga. In 1860 he has moved to Hancock Co. Most of his children were born in TN. If you can help me identify the relationship between Moses and James C.'s Father James, please connect me.
Robert Moore Mon Aug 17 1998
Wanting info on Joshua MOORE, who was married to Mary Finley in 1809, and was
inquiring of their children and of the parents of Joshua. Was Harrison W. a son of this marriage? Were there other children -- and their names? Joshua married second time to Thurza WYATT in 1824, and this is my family. Any help is appreciated.
Joyce Jones Mon Aug 17 1998
My husband's maternal Grandmother was Ora Victory Luejennie WILLIAMS, born
11/19/1869 in Greene County, GA; died 12/29/1963 in Marshall County, AL. She was married to Ellis C. CLEMONS.
Ora WILLIAMS' parents were Ella Dora BRUCE WILLIAMS (b. 10/15/1854) and Isaac WILLIAMS, (b. ?) supposedly in Greene County. Would appreciate any info on any of these individuals.
Gerald Greene Sun Aug 16 1998
Trying to help a friend out... Trying to locate any information on a William GREEN who was born in North or South Carolina and moved to Greene County in the late 1700s or early 1800s. Son was also named Willliam who had a son named Lemuel.
Percy Smith Wed Aug 12 1998
Looking for info on Young Gresham HOUSTON, born in Greene County about
1810, son of James Houston b. about 1755 and Mary Hughey b. in Morgan County 1762. He married Harriet Amanda Haynes and they had a son, John Scott Houston, b. 13 Sept 1838. He had a brother named David Ross Houston that married Ann F. A. Ellington in Morgan County, Ga. Nov. 9, 1826. Young G. Houston moved to Layafette Co. Ms according to the 1840 census index. Any info will be appreciated.
Elizabeth Tucker Tue Aug 11 1998
Searching for any information about the families of John MOORE and Elizabeth HAMIL. They were married in Greene Co., GA in 1800. I have Hamil information I am glad to share. Thanks for any help.
Eugene Baker Tue Aug 11 1998
I am trying to find
out more about the family of the wife of the second president of Baylor University, Waco, Texas... Her name was
Georgianna JENKINS and her father was Pleasant Cicero Jenkins and his brother (who became her step father in 1845) was James R. Jenkins. They lived in Greene County in the early 1800s, leaving in 1836 to move to Texas. What I am trying to find out is a bit about Pleasant C. Jenkins. He was supposedly a
lawyer and some secondary records indicate that he was involved in politics. Supposedly they lived in the community of Meriweather, but I have been unable to identify or find any information about a town by that name that might have
existed during that time. Any information about these matters... I would be most grateful.
Maryellen Sun Aug 9 1998
My grandfather whose family lived at one time in Jackson and then Greene
Co. Ga., was named Thomas Watson RIGGINS...Every WATSON I see in the Deep south I ask ....any connection to the Atkinson, Gantt, Riggins or Rasberry line??
Stephine Cowden Sat Aug 8 1998
Looking for any information on family members living in Greene, or
Hancock Co., GA. Father: Zachariah KNOWLES, believed to have died in Greene Co., around 1818 Daughter of Zachariah: Agnes, mentioned in will of Grandfather, Richard Knowles Sons: Dennis and Parker C. Knowles (not twins) Some of the family moved from Georgia to Posey Co., Indiana, but Zachariah did not move with them. Any information on persons of these names would be appreciated.
Helen Leverton Fri Aug 7 1998
Is anyone doing KIMBROUGH research? I am descended from Thomas
and and Sally STALLINGS who married in Greene Co. in 1806. Will share data. Thanks
Sarah Thur Aug 6 1998
I would like to correspond with anyone who has information concerning the
Peter JACKSONS who lived in Greene County from 1786. There are land grants, tax lists, and deeds involving these PETER JACKSONS. Who were the parents and siblings? Any help would be appreciated.
Charles Campbell Mon Aug 3 1998
Am actively researching ARMSTRONG and CRAWFORD surnames.
Patrick Coleman Fri Jul 31 1998
Greene Co., COLEMAN, John Sr. who moved to Morgan Co. around 1806-8.
His children were Thomas, William, John Jr., Martha, Lucretia and
Rebecca. I beleive his son John, Jr. is the one who is listed in the Greene County History book who died in 1841. It says that his marker was repaired in 1936.
Pam Stone Wed Jul 29 1998
NOT a query, but an OFFER: I have a deed from Halifax Co.,
VA, that proves that James SHACKLEFORD, son of John
SHACKLEFORD, moved to Greene Co., GA, from Halifax
Co., VA, before 7 Oct 1790. I will be happy to share this
information with any descendant of this James SHACKLEFORD.
Anyone contacting me regarding this document, please
include the information that this deed is a HOWERTON
Linda Haddock Sat Jul 25 1998
Was Susannah Sara E. ROSS,(b 1770 d.bef 1830) wife of Issac BEDELL of
Greene Co., the sister of Etheldred ROSS of Lincoln and Wlkes Co, Ga.? There were ROSS's and BEDELL'S living in the same counties of Ga, Al and Tx from 1800-1900. Susannah father was Nicholas ROSS.
Rebecca Richie Fri Jul 24 1998
Looking for anything about RHODES; specifically, Mary G. b. about 1800.An older family researcher, not always accurate, has her father as either Benjamin or William, her mother as Mary, her siblings as John,
Martha, Henry Thomas, Samuel, William Howard, Sarah and Ruth.
Cyndi Rutledge Wed Jul 22 1998
Looking for info on Thomas OWEN who died in Greene Co, GA c25 Oct 1805. His
daughter was Ann Owen who married James RUTLEDGE. Can anyone help with info on Thomas or Ann--they're dead ends for me. Thanks.
Raymond Shirley Sun Jul 19 1998
John Jackson SHROPSHIRE was born in 1801 in Greene County. His father
was John SHROPSHIRE from Rockingham County, NC. Were Thomas or John SHIRLEY also living in Greene County in 1800? Will share info about these two families.
Pauline Stanhagen Sun Jul 19 1998
Ward BRUCE Revolutionary Soldier, lived in Greene County , GA 1820s.
Would like to correspond with his descendants.
Also need the names of his children, and other info available.
Any help will be very much appreciated.
Robert Moore Sun Jul 19 1998
Isaac MOORE came to Greene Co. in late 1700s or early 1800s. His son, Joshua, (not to be confused with the Joshua who was married to a Taylor), married first, Mary Finley in Jasper Co., second to Thurza Wyatt in Jasper Co., and 3rd to Sarah Wyatt in Newton Co. Would anyone have records of this family?
Kimberly Sawyers Sun Jul 19 1998
I am looking for information on William ALLISON and Martha PRICE. He was born in 1791 possibly in NC. She is the daughter of Ephraim PRICE and Martha WILLIAMS. William and Martha married on June 4, 1822 in Greene Co., Ga. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
Betty Kirkland Sun Jul 19 1998
Need information from White Plains Baptist Church. Records show: Aug Sarah PARKER ..."joined by letter from Island Creek
Church (Hancock Co.) Do records show if she died as a member, or
moved her membership. Any help or suggestion appreciated.
Anthony Vizzinia Sun Jul 12 1998
William Robert WILKERSON was born in Virginia in 1773 . He married Selah A. ? He lived in Greene Co. till 1830,s and lived in Campbell Ga. in1840 and died there. William Robert Wilkerson and Selah had five children. Milton born about 1810,Thomas born about 1811,Melinda "Matilda" born about 1812, Dearborn about 1813, Faithy born after 1818. William "Robert" Wilkerson,s father was Thomas Wilkerson born before 1753 and died in 1833 in Green Co.
Stephanie Macchia Sun Jul 12 1998
Does anyone have info on a Simeon, Eliza and Martha Ann FULLER of Greene
LaQuita Lorenz Sat Jul 11 1998
LOWREY, Benjamin, dec'd Mary and John Lowrey and Joseph Moore applied for
L/A 10/6/1794, Greene Co.. Does anyone have further information who this is?
Robert Kibbe Sat Jul 11 1998
I am hunting information regarding the family of Davis HUBBARD who died
prior to 4/1820 in Bibb Co. AL. His children were made wards of Isaac Gentry. In November 1820 the children were returned to Greene Co., GA by Mr. Gentry. The children's names were: Davis; Martha; John; Elizabeth; Amos and William (ours).
Gary Cassell Sat Jul 11 1998
I am searching for information on the BAYS family that lived in Greene County
in the early 1800's. My great-great-great grandmother, Mary Bays (1804-1841), married Noah Solomon STISHER(Sticher) in 1822 in Greene County. Their children were, Solomon P., Amanda, Joseph, Artilissa, Moses and Elias. They moved to
Carroll County in the 1830's. Any information on Mary, her children, and her parent would be of great help.
Connee Kroeger Mon Jul 6 1998
Alexander DUNN and wife Tabitha were in Greene Co. from c. 1786 to at least
1794. I suspect that these might be the parents of my Elmira DUNN b. 1810 GA who m. Phelps HAYNES in Perry Co., AL in 1826. She had a brother named Joseph H. DUNN b. c. 1795 in GA. Does anyone know the children of Alexander DUNN? And was this the same Alexander Dunn who was in AL in 1820 and died there in 1846?
Lynne Terrell-Artis Sun Jul 5 1998
Need names of parents of Emmanuel TERRELL. (AFrican-American) who
married Henrietta Lumpkin in Greene County Ga. (1916?) Emanuel might have been from Athens GA. Some siblings: Jerry, Julia, Mariah. (birth order unknown) Mariah married Lazarus Lumpkin (Henrietta's older brother) in Greene County GA.
Robert Moore Sun Jul 5 1998
My great great grandfather was Joshua MOORE, son of Isaac Moore, who came to Greene County GA in either late 1700s or early 1800s. Do you have information on this family? This Isaac and Joshua ended up in Henry County, GA.
Dave Williamson Sun Jul 5 1998
Seeking info on Anne McAlpin m-1799 Peter B. Williamson of Wilkes Co.
or their Childern. Nancy WILLIAMSON b-1800 Greene Co.
Robert McAlpin Williamson AKA "Three Legged Willie" of Williamson Co. Tx. b-1804 Greene Co. Mother died giving birth to R.M.
Also seek info on Robert McA. grandson. Thaddeus Brockett Rice, He was coauthor of the "History of Greene County"
book. Belive he died 1959? Seeking his History of the Williamson Family; and who has his work.
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