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8 Feb. 1843
Strayed or stolen....2 mules...signed James H. Shorter,Columbus
On the rode from Lumpkin to Irwinton..saddle bags,containing ,title to
Lot #389/7 dist,Randolph Co.....signed Willis Green..near Vernon,Troup
Edy,26..property of John S. Rice..in favor of Josiah Dickinson...
Household good, ect...property of Sparkman Britt...favor of Lewis S.
Elizabeth Dean..tolls before me N.L.Atkison..JP
one black pony...appraised by Henry S.Hames and Barnabas Legraves...
8 Feb.1843...by Rev.R.T.Marks..Robert Brown to Mrs. Mary Fleming..
31 Jan.1843..by Rev..James Whitten...John H. Hogan to Miss Sarah E.
Hallam,dau of Jeremiah and Mary Hallam,all of Harris Co...
Died..Troupe Co. 12 Jan.1843.. James S.Porter..age 42 ...
Notices;; Ran away or stolen from John Ardis,Russell Co. Al. A Negro
Lost in Columbus 10 Feb.,a pocket book w/various bank notes..signed
Thomas K. Henson,Heard Co...
Strayed, bay horse... John Malpass...Elmore, Talbot Co....
Lot # 218/9 dist...property of Thomas P.Bryan,cec'd...Theophilus Bryan
1 March 1843
Coweta Co...21 Feb 1843...by Rev. William Timmons..Peter Helton to Miss
William C.Bissell,14 Feb. 1843....native of Norwich,Vermont...Resided
18 years in Ga...
Lot # 147/31 dist..property of Nathan M.Watson..in favor of P.Ray...
Lot # 35/30dist.. property of Thomas Goss..in favor of Solomon
Wall..Signed Jeremiah Wilchar..Deputy Sheriff..
2 lots in hamilton.1 adj.. John turner..property of John Fife...in favor
of G.G.Bedell..pointed out by David Read...
Lot in 6th dist...property of Charles Roberston..in favor of Rufus
Broome vs said
Robertson ,,,John P. Herndon,security...
8 March 1843
15 Feb.1843 by Rev. W.W.Roberson..George Sanders of Crawford Co. to
Miss Catherine M.Stubbs,of Bibb....
14 Feb. 1843 by Rev.Mr Arnold..Franklin S.Jenkins..of Eatonton..to Miss
Martha A.Jackson of Hillsboro,GA...
19 Feb..by Rev.E.L. Wittich..Col Wiley H. Pope of Forsyth ..to Miss Mary
E.C. Pearman of Morgan co.GA...
25 Feb. 1843..at his home near Wynnton,near this city..Bird
B.Mitchell..age 65..Served war 1812...He recieceda a severe wound,that
was a source of pain to the end of his life...
Twiggs Co. Ga....11 Jan 1843 ...Edmund Hodges..age 79..
1 Negro man Jordair..property of of John Smith..in favor of Charles
H.Auston vs Samuel Tompkins,John Smith,thomas J. Stell.. signed Daniel
Meriwether Superior Coourt ..Feb. 1843 term..
John H. Walthall
Simeon L. Brantly
John S. Ragland
Charles B. Harriss
15 March 1843
Russell Co. Al...28 Feb. 1843 by Rev.B.M. Ware..Benjamin L.Day to Miss
In Athens 21 Feb.1843 by Rev. Mr Bowman..Alex A.Croom of Fla. to Miss
Julia M. dau. of Rev. Alomzo Church,D.D. of Athens.
Near Pine Grove 2 March by Albert P.Roberts,esq..Napoleon B.Taylor..of
Russell Co. to Miss Sarah A...eldest dau of Mjor Singleton York of Macon
Hartwell Bass esq..Russell Co. Al. 11 March. 1843..age 46..Leaves wife
Grand Jury,Sumter Co. Nove Term 1842
John T. McCrary
John J. Hudson
John E. Hodges
22 March 1843
9 March 1843..by Rev. George W.Carter..Francis James Robinsion,formerly
of Washington Co.GA..to Miss Lacrinda Eliza youngest dau. of Dr. A.C.
McKinley,all of Lexington,GA..
Troup co. GA..14 Mar,1843 ..Horatio S. Whitfield..age 45..
Troup Co. GA..Mrs.Nancy Whitfield applys for letters of admr' ..estate
of Horatio Whitfield..signed W.Wilson..Ordinary
29 March 1843
5 March 1843...at Fort Hill,Burke Co. by Rev. F.H.Goulding..Col.
P.B.Connelly of Jefferson co. to Miss W.A.Belt...
18 March 1843..by John G. Coleman esq..William R.Minton to Miss Susan
L.Kelly .all of Hancock Co..
In Meriwether Co. 18 of March...William B.VanWinkle,esq.
also on same day,Major Elisha Kendell
On 20th March 1843..Robert A.Jones esq
Long time citizens of the same community...
1 mare and colt..property of John J.Ayers..in favor of John
Lot # 71/24 Dist..1 horse and cattle...property of Needham Harvill..in
favor of Dickerson and Rice...Calvin B.Seymour..
Lost .March 31 1842...$80..Was rolled up in a roll and was dropped in
Hamilton or somewhere on the Columbus Road below..signed L.M.Biggers...
Grand Jury..Harris Superior Court.. March Term..1843..
Thomas M. Burford
James J. Little
William W. White
24 May 1843
Twiggs,Co. GA..5 May 1843...Gen. Ezekiel Wimberly..age 60.
Left my bed and board without any just cause,,,my hubsand Alexander
Thompson..who I was lawfully married by Squire McKendree..
Thompson left this city,, parts unknown to his loving and devoted wife,,
He is age 24 or 25..Reward offered....signed Elizabeth G.Thompson...
Grand Jury ,Troup Co. April term...
William E. Mavurs
Troup Co. GA...Benjamin Sheppard Jr..appiled for letters of admr' to the
estate of Benjamin Sheppard,dec'd.. Signed..Wiley Wilson,ordinary...
31 may 1843
Harris co. GA...
Lot # 362/20 Dist...property of William Hollis in favor of John W.Cooper
Troup Co. Lot..property of John Bird..in favor of John Douglass...
Lot # 140/17 dist...sold as the property of Richard Dean,dec'd...signed
Elijah Dean admr'..
Marion Co...John D.Mathews and Lewis J.Mathews appiled for letter of
admr'..on the estate od Francis D.Mathews...dec'd... signed..Burton
23 may 1843...by Rev. J.B.Payne..Henry M.Thompkins esq...to Miss
Henrietta M.dau of John Bethume...
25 May 1843...by Rev.Nathan Hoyt D.D...John J. Gresham,esq..Mayor of
city of Macon...to Miss Mary E. dau. of Thomas W. Baxter of Athens...
All persons are cautioned against trading any accounts with my wife
Nancy Blackstock,I will not pay...signed Matthew Blackstock..Macon
7 June 1843
Married..1 June 1843 by Rev. Mr Story..A.K. Leonard of Talbot co. to
Mrs..Elizabeth Harvey of Russell Co. Al...
In Madison,GA..29 may 1843...by Rev.Samuel K.Talmadge...John Grieve
McHenry,of Milledgeville..to Miss Harriet Caroline Taylor,2nd dau. of
In Geenborough 30 May 1843...by Rev. Boman..James H.. McHenry of
Madison to Miss Sarah,eldest dau.of Dr. Thomas N. Puollain...
Died..at her son house near Darien..Mrs Sarah Spalding of Sapelo
Island,,age 65..leaving hubsand of 48 years......
5 April 1843
In Girard ,Al. 23 March... By P.G.Clay esq..Francis D .Harris, to
21 March..by Rev. S.Armstrong..John G. Harris ,of Russell Co.Al. to Miss
Rush of Macon Co. dau of Capt. C.G.Rush..
30 March, in Russell Co. Al. by P.G.Clay,esq..William J.Barr of Houston
Co. GA..to Miss Harriet Bird,dau of William Bird esq..
In Henry Co.GA..4 April, by Rev. Mr. Williams ..George H.Tuttle.merchant
from Fort Gaines..to Miss Elizabeth Virginia,eldest dau.of A.T.Dawkins
9 March ...by Rev. Mr Carter..Francis James Robinson,formerly of
Washington,GA..to Miss Laurinda Eliza,youngest dau. of Dr. A.C.McKinley
all of Lexington,Ga...
In Girard.. 31 March..Lewis townsend,age about 40...
Isaac Brooks tolls before me Gillum Scogin..JP..one mare..appraised by
William A.Stanley,Henry Brooks..Signed..John E.Gillespie..Ordinary
12 April 1843
29 March.by Rev.Mr Williams..F.C.Johnson to Miss Rebecca R. Foote...
30 March...at home of John McKamie in Troup Co...by Rev. C.W.Key..John
McCoy of Ala. to Miss Martha Elizabeth Turner ...
John Robison...by admr' Monoah D.Robison...
David N.Burkhalter vs Eliab Jones..Benjamin S.Collins John
Keese..Stacy B.Collins..Robert B Collins.. George B.Collins..William B.
Collins..Epsey Bray.. James N. and Mary Hodgens..Collen R>Locket..bill
Mrs.Nancy Newsome,formerly Mrs Howard..Whose maiden name was Nancy
Musselwhite..died interstate...in the Co. of Washington..This is to give
notice to the heirs...where abouts unknown...
Attorney John J.Long...Fenn'sBridge Post Office...
19 April 1843..
29 March at Glennville,Al. by Rev. Mr.Pilby.. Robert Howard of
Tuskegee..to Miss Cornelia R.A..eldest dau of Harmong Lamar esq...
At Mount Meigs,Montgomery Co.Al. at the home of his son-in-law,Benjamin
W. Walker...14 April ..Gen James Watson..resident of this City(Columbus)
where he was interred. age 56. Born Cumberland Co. NC..Resided Baldwin
At Apalachicola 16 April...Rev. G.R.W.Smith of the Me Church..age 22..
Married...13 April...near LaGrange by Rev. C.W.Key..Col Alfred P.King.of
Mount Meeigs,Al. to Miss Elizabeth T.Freeman...
Stolen..9 April 1843
12 or 13 negroes..
Tena -35/40 age
Lindy 15 age
Abram,Isaac,Jacob are brothers
Sylvia is the mother of Matilda , Mindy and the 3 brothers......
Prime-18 dark mulatto
Washington 6 age-light complexton...-he is the son of Matilda and
grandson of Sylvia.
From my plantation east end of Perry Co.Al..on the Big Oak Mulge Cr..
Signed Alfred Fuller..Marion,Perry Co.Al..
Grand Jury Heard Co.April term
Willie S. Ferrold
Lots # 132,133,124,125/25 Dist.
property of Larkin Reynolds..in favor of Wiley Lane & Co....John
J.Miller ,Joseph J.Miller admr's of John Miller,dec'd...vs Seaborn
A.Smith ..admr' of Larkin Reynolds,dec'd...,,John and Robert
Reynolds,John Wells,William D.Ethridge,Willis Little.....
Lot # 170/5 dist...property of Johnson Powell..in favor of Henry King...
Lot # 76/4 dist..property of James White..in favor of Orville A Bull...
House and lot near LaGrange on road to Greenville..where Aaron Thomason
now lives..property of Daniel McGinis..in favor of Greenberry G.Howard
who sues for the use of Isaac C.Beall
At Wynnton 19 April by the Rev. William D.Cairnes...George Hargraves Jr.
of this city...Miss Virginia,dau of Hon.John Forsyth...
Libel For Divorce
Talbot Superior Court March term 1843
William Williamson vs Frances Williamson
Rule of Perfect Services
Sheriff 's return..that the defendant does not reside in this state...
signed...George N.Forbes,,, Clerk
Libel For Divorce
Stewart Co. April term 1843
Eaton Holleman vs Eliza Holleman
Rule to Perfect Services
Defendant does not live in this state...
John D.Chambless tolls before me,,James H. Carter..JP..
2 mules...signed Henry Jones,Ordinary
Talbot Co. Grand Jury..April term
James G. Gamble
James J. Jamison
10 May 1843
In Robeson Co.NC..11 April.. by Rev.J.R.McIntosh..George P.Swift of
Upson Co.GA..to Miss C.Adelaide Jewett...
15 April.. by... Rev. T.F.Montgomery..M.A.Harvey esq..of Talbotton..to
Miss Susan,dau of Dr. David Kendall of Upson Co.
In Princeton Factory near Athens,GA..15 April William Williams..age 58..
Stolen ;16 miles sw of Columbus,GA. in Russell Co.Al..one
horse...signed..Robert Hartness,six miles sw of Crawford.Al...
Elbert Bins vs James L.McEntire vs Nancy McEntire and John
Little,executors of Joseph McEntire,dec'd,,,,bill of discovery
17 May 1843
1 may 1843..by Rev.James B.Payne,,,J.M. Hampton,esq..to Miss Arianda,dau
of Henry Pruett...
Died; 13 May 1843..Mrs Ann Jones,consort of Andrew P.Jones,age 42.Left 5
children ,youngest ,a few months old...
Died..Monroe,Walton Co. 8 May..age 83...Henry Hardin esq...Was a Whig and
19 July 1843
Harris Co. GA
Alexander S. Huey..admr' of Robert Huey,has applied for letters of
dismission from said estate..
Signed William Johnson.ordinary
William Harrison,applied for letters of admr'...of estate of John
26 July 1843
19 July 1843..by Rev.Goulding..Benjamin F.Marshall,esq...of Mobile to
Miss Caroline A. eldest dau of Major H. Howard...
6 July 1843,,,at Summerville,by Rev. Payne V.Meigs esq...to Miss
Henrietta H.dau of of Charles D.Stewart,esq....
Died...At the White Sulphur Springs,in Meriwether Co..6 July 1843..Mrs
Eliza Alford age 39..Consort of Hon. Julius C. Alford..
Brought to jail of Marion Co.,a negro man,Allen, who says that he
belongs to George W.Kelly of Randolph Co. signed John
2 Aug. 1843
1 Aug.1843 by Rev. Goulding..Robert S.Stockson to Miss Eugenia,dau. of
the late Dr. R.E.Brodnax....
30 July 1843 by Rev. Goulding..at Pleasant Hill,Al,,.
S.M.Grayson,Esq,,merchant of this place..to Miss Cornelia F. dau of
G.W. Dillard esq...
202 acres -4th dist..property of James Brewer,in favor of S.Griswold &
202 Acres-4th dist....property of Thomas H.Traylor..in favor of Abner
signed..Collin R.Lockett Sheriff
Lot # 210/31 dist..property of Asey langley..in favor of John Scott..
10 acres adj.. Gibson F.Hill,Doctor Turrentine,Nathan Truitt..property
William Hobbs..in favor of Isaac.C.Bell...
Lots # 28,29/3 dist...property of william Huff...in favor of James
culberson,Ann P.Flaanig and Henry Long,admr's of James W.
Fanning,dec'd... vs said Huff and William N.Thom..Pointed out by
W.B.Proyer...William A.Bedell,, sheriff.....
House and lot in Lumpkin, adj..Willard Boynton..property of John R.
Bartee.. in favor of Hollis Boynton..
signed John V.Price,dep.sheriff..
Married..In Columbia Co. 27 July 1843..by Rev. Josiah Lewis..Dr. Thomas
H. Dawson to Miss Martha A.Hardwick..
Married...30 June by Rev. Noah Smith..Henry W.Jones..to Miss Amanda
M.A. dau of Elijah Kirkpatrick of Lumpkin,Stewart Co.Ga.
Robert S.Adams,,appiled to me for letters of admr' on estate of James
Adams...signed Charles H. Stillwell,ordinary
Joseph and John Watson,appiles to me for letters of admr'.. on estate of
signed.Davis C.Gresham, ordinary
30 Aug. 1843
Mary Doster,appiled for letters of admr', on estate of Benjamin
Doster..signed, M.Gresham .ordinary...
William A.Bell appiled for letters of admr'..on the estate of Jacob J.
Died. Ranndald McNeill.age 36..in this city..
Lot # 268/23 dist.property of Peter Campbell..signed N.H.Campbell ,admr'
5 negroes..property of Daniel Hicks..dec'd...signed leroy McCoy..admr'
6 Sept 1843
Daniel Parkman tolls before me, justice of the pease(not named) 1
horse..appraised by Thomas Burnson,Miles Moore.
signed.. N.McLester ..ordinary
At his home in Coweta Co.Ga..Young Stokes,esq age 72.(no date given)...
Lot # 187/1 dist...property of Thomas Howard,dec'd..signed Rhesa
20 Sept 1843
Near Enon,Macon Co.Al.7 Sept ..Major Jasper G. Banks.age 27
At his home in Dooly Co. 3 Sept..Arthur A.Morgan,late judge of the
Southern Circuit..age 42..
At his home in Russell Co. Al..13 Sept..Jonathan A. Hudson,formerly of
this city..age 40..
Thomaston,Upson co. 10 Sept. George Carey..was a member of
Macon Co.GA.. 29 Aug. John Hannon,esq..age 60..
27 Sept. 1843
Early Co. Ga. 7 Sept. by Rev. Warner..Col. Josiah S.Patterson of Fort
Gaines to Miss Elizabeth J.McDonald..
23 Sept.1843 ..Capt Francis M. Marks..age 40..leaves wife,children,
10 Sept. at Lanier,Macon Co.Ga..Dr.John J. Miller.
14 Sept.. Greene Co.GA..Dr. Thomas G.Jones..age50
2 Sept...Hancock Co. Jeremiah Sanford..age 69
Libel for Divorce
Nancy Battle vs Henry Battle
Defendant does not live in state...signed Burton W. Dowd,clerk..
cattle,wagon,household goods..property of Robert Beal...dec'd.. for
benefit of heirs and creditors...Signes..N.H.Beal... admr'
Isaac Partridge, appiled for letters of admr' ,estate of William Henry
Signed... William Johnson,ordinary..
All person having demands ,or indebted to the estate of James
signed ..Robert S. Adams..admr'..
In Russell Co.Al. by Rev.R.T.Marks,, 28 Sept. 1843...James V. Jones
esq..of Burke Co.GA...to Miss Elizabeth,youngest dau. of Joel Hurt of
At Upatoie, 26th of Sept. by Rev. R.T.Marks..John L.Cheatham
Ascenath Adaline,dau of Capt. John Patterson,all of this county...
19 Sept..1843 Hugh McDonald age 35, late one of the Assistant
Marshals of this city...died of congestive fever...
Sheriff of Pike Co. Al..notifies the public that on the nite of the
24th..the following convicts broke jail...
Peyton Parker...manslaughter..10 years..age 45.
John Q.A.Martin..assualt with the intent to commit rape...20 years..
Elvy Neighbors...7 years..negro stealing..age 28..
Robert E.Kyle,charged with running mortgage property..age 35
Signed Wiley White...sheriff of Pike Co,.
At Wynnton 5 Oct. 1843 by Rev. Lovick Pierce..John A.Jones esq to
eldest dau of Col. Van Leonard..
25 Sept by Rev. John Miller..Henry F.Slatter of Montgomery,Al, to Miss
Elizabeth H. 2nd dau of Samuel Benson,( of this City)**..."Baltimore
( I am assuming the ma.was in Columbus)**
7 Oct. Mrs. Mary Irving Williams,wife of Rev.Albert Williams..pastor of
the Baptist Church...age 27 .
Died..29 Sept.. Jasper Co. GA..Col.Stephen Mobley age 63..
Died; 27 Sept..Tuscaloosa,Al .27 Sept .Col. Peter Donaldson,age
66...proprietor of the Bell Tavern..and a much respected citizen...
Died.. Mobile..21 Sept. Rev. Jacob Henry Schroebel,pastor of Baptist
18 Oct. 1843
9th Oct..,near Florence,Stewart Co..Major Jesse L.Bull..age 28...
1st Oct. at the home of Judge H.C. Sapp,in this Co...Alexander Fry..age
11 Oct.. at her home in Eufaula,Al. Mrs. Lucy Moore..age about
68..relict of the late Edward Moore,,,dau of Capt John Mills..all eaely
and long residents of Wilkes Co. GA..
Libel for Divorce
March Term 1843
Mary Broadwater vs Anderson Broadwater.
Anderson,does not live in state...
Grand Jury Talbot Co.Sept 1843 term
Jermiah C. McCants
Mark A. George
John J. Boynton
Eldridge C. Butts
Edmund A. Golbert
Thomas Nelson Jr.
Moses Boyton Jr
John B. McCoy
14 June 1843
13 June...by Rev. Thomas Goulding...Leonard S. Wright....to Miss Sarah
L...dau of William H Kimbrough..
Stolen from my stable 7 miles southwest of LaFayette,Chambers Co.Al. ..a
signed Clement Forbes...
Troupe Co. GA
Lot # 177/7 dist..sold as property of William Dyson dec'd..for benefit
of heirs....signed..Elizabeth Dyson,, Admr'
Caroline E.M.Smith..appiled to me for adrm' on estate of Roland
21 June 1843
Meriwether Co. 11 June 1843...by Rev. Groves..James C.Allen...to Miss
Adelade C. Gachet..Macon Co.Al.
Athens.. 8 June 1843..by Rev. Nathan Hoyt D.D.....L.S.Craig of Richmond
VA. 1st Lt Army..stationed at Jefferson Barracks,Missouri..to Miss
Elizabeth W.H. 3rd dau of Rev. Alonzo,D.D. president of Franklin
Libel for Divorce
Superior Ct. April term
Benjamin C. Riggin vs Mary Riggin
Mary does not live in this state;;
Brought to Hamilton Jail ..10 June 1843
Negro boy 14 or 15 years...Frank..belongs to David Love of Morgan, Co
but was hired to his brother Henry Love of Ruessell Co.Al..signed
William A.Bedell sheriff...William C.Osborne jailer...
28 June 1843
Married...27 June ..by Rev. Goulding..Lemuel T.Downing esq..of the firm
of Thomas and Downing...to Miss Eugenia ,eldest dau of Hon.Grigsby
20 June 1843 by William G.Hayes,esq..Elisha J.Trammel to Miss
Martha,youngest dau of David Bishop,esq..all of Russell Co.Al.
Stewart Co.GA..Asaph Hall vs Henry Morliss..Forecloser of mortage...
Grand Jury..Muscogee Superior Court..Spring term..
James S. Norman
John D. Carter
Edward J. Hardin
Richard T. Marks
Robert S. Stockton
George Hargraves Jr.
5 July 1843
29 June..by J.Render esq..William R. Favor to Miss Mary E. dau of
Major Alexander Hall..all of Meriwether Co.
At his home on Upatoie,in this county...27 June 1843..Capt John
Patterson age 54...Moved here from Burke Co. in 1834...War of 1812
..served in Floyd's Army as a pvt. in the Jefferson Co. Mounted
Vol's...Left wife and children...
Russell Co. Al.. Trustee sale...Pursuant in a deed of trust,excuted by
Joel Reese ,I will offer for sale in Crawford,Russell Co.Al... 25
slaves..(.gives names and ages)..signed..Stephen B.Marshall..Trustee
12 July 1843
At her home in Columbia Co.GA..28 June ...Mrs. Elizabeth Hardwick..age
Grand Jury..Stewart Co.Ga.April term 1843
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