Nancy <...>

F, #2831, d. 5 Dec 1855
     Nancy <...> married ? Breazeal in Laurens Co., GA.1

Nancy <...> married Eason Allen on 18 Mar 1813 in Laurens Co., GA.1,2 Nancy <...> was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of Eason Allen.3

Nancy <...> died on 5 Dec 1855 in Laurens Co., GA.4

Child of Nancy <...> and Eason Allen

Citations

  1. [S933] Georgia Virtual Vault, Laurens County Georgia Marriage Book, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Vol. G, 1809-1855. Hereinafter cited as Laurens Co., Georgia Marriage Book.
  2. [S337] John Bennett Boddie Historical Southern Families, 23 volumes (Redwood City, CA: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1957-80), V2 p. 24. Hereinafter cited as Historical Southern Families.
  3. [S414] US1850.
  4. [S301] Henrietta Freeman, compiler, Laurens Co., GA Records: Wills 1809-1869 (Salt Lake City, UT: The New York Family History Center - LDS), Bk II p. 22. Hereinafter cited as Laurens Co., GA Records: Wills.

Alfred J. Lester

M, #2832, b. 23 Feb 1808, d. 4 Feb 1874
     Alfred J. Lester was born on 23 Feb 1808 in Jefferson Co., GA.1,2,3 He was the son of Nixon Lester.

Alfred J. Lester was a successful drawer in the 1827 Georgia Land Lottery. He was living in Dooly Co., GA. He drew land in Lee Co., Number 254, District 11.4 He was a successful drawer in the 1827 Georgia Land Lottery and was living in Dooly Co., GA. The land was drawn in Coweta Co., Number 247, District 2. Draw was for the three orphans of Nixon Lester.5

Alfred J. Lester married Amelia Barlow, daughter of James Barlow and Rebecca Harvin, on 26 Jun 1834 in Laurens Co., GA.6 Alfred J. Lester was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1840 in Stewart Co., GA. He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Sumter Co., GA, with others in the household: Amelia Barlow.

Five of the Lester's children died within one week, with three of them dying on the same day (June 5, 1853). The only surviving son was killed at Richmond, VA, on March 26, 1863 while serving in the Confederate Army.7

Alfred J. Lester was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Sumter Co., GA, with others in the household: Amelia Barlow.

Alfred J. Lester died on 4 Feb 1874 in Sumter Co., GA, at age 65.2,3 He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Americus, Sumter Co., GA.2,8

Citations

  1. [S1145] Submitted by Alan Anderson, Sumter Co. GA Obituaries (url: http://www.sumtercountyhistory.com/death/…), from Baptist "Christian Index" 1822 - 1899 (birthplace).
  2. [S1107] Cemetery Marker in Oak Grove Cemetery (GA), Americus, Sumter Co., GA (W Lamar St and Rees St (32.06920 -84.22110)), (date).
  3. [S342] William David Harvey, Sumter Co., Georgia Cemetery Records (Americus, GA: Harvey, Mazie Manson, 1972), p. 47. Hereinafter cited as Sumter Co., GA Cem. Rcds.
  4. [S726] "Georgia Land Lottery, 1827," Transcriptions, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 Sep 2001), Citing State of Georgia. Recorder Office. Official Register of the Land Lottery of 1827. Milledgeville, GA: Grantland & Orme, 1827, 57th day's drawing-May 11, page 180.
  5. [S726] "Georgia Land Lottery, 1827," Transcriptions, Ancestry.com, 6th day's drawing-March 13, page 14.
  6. [S156] Folks Judge Huxford, compiler, Marriages and Obituaries from Early Georgia Newspapers (Easley, SC: Southern Historical Press, c1989), p. 374. Hereinafter cited as Marriages & Obituaries, Early Georgia Newspapers.
  7. [S1035] Amy Leigh Tyson, "Oak Grove Cemetery: An Americus Treasure", Vintage Lifestyle Magazine (October 2009). Hereinafter cited as "Oak Grove Cemetery."
  8. [S342] William David Harvey, Sumter Co., GA Cem. Rcds, p. 47 in Oak Grove.

Louisiana Caroline Davis1

F, #2833, b. circa 1825
     Louisiana Caroline Davis was born circa 1825 in AL.2 She was the daughter of Major Benjamin Davis and Martha Taylor.

Louisiana Caroline Davis married John Harvin Barlow, son of James Barlow and Rebecca Harvin, on 22 Dec 1841 in Autauga Co., AL.3,4,1 Louisiana Caroline Davis was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Autauga Co., AL, in the household of John Harvin Barlow.5 Louisiana Caroline Davis was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Lowndes Co., AL, in the household of John Harvin Barlow.6

Children of Louisiana Caroline Davis and John Harvin Barlow

Citations

  1. [S337] John Bennett Boddie Historical Southern Families, 23 volumes (Redwood City, CA: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1957-80), V2 p. 24. Hereinafter cited as Historical Southern Families.
  2. [S497] US1870.
  3. [S833] Ancestry.com http://www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marriage Index, 1800-1969 (Original data: Alabama Center for Health Statistics, 1936-1969; Early American Marriages: 1800 to 1825), p. 144. Surety, Joseph D. Lee.
  4. [S727] James Barlow and Rebecca Harwin, James Barlow Family Bible (Philadelphia, PA, No. 126 Chestnut Street: M. Carey & Son, 1818); Mrs. Ewin T. Davis. Hereinafter cited as James Barlow Family Bible.
  5. [S414] US1850.
  6. [S402] US1860.

Major Benjamin Davis

M, #2834
     Major Benjamin Davis married Martha Taylor.

Child of Major Benjamin Davis and Martha Taylor

Martha Taylor1

F, #2835
     Martha Taylor married Major Benjamin Davis.

Child of Martha Taylor and Major Benjamin Davis

Citations

  1. [S690] Susan Barlow Holmes, Barlow Genealogy (url: http://www.barlowgenealogy.com).

Jane H. Brown

F, #2836, b. circa 1831, d. 5 Feb 1886
     Jane H. Brown was born circa 1831 in GA.1

Jane H. Brown married Wade J. Barlow, son of James Barlow and Rebecca Harvin, on 1 Jun 1847.2,3 Jane H. Brown was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Sumter Co., GA, in the household of Wade J. Barlow.4 Jane H. Brown was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Americus, Sumter Co., GA, in the household of Wade J. Barlow.5 Jane H. Brown was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Sumter Co., GA, in the household of Wade J. Barlow.1

Jane H. Brown died on 5 Feb 1886 in GA.6,7 She was buried in Snow Methodist Church Cemetery, Unadilla, Dooly Co., GA.7,6

Children of Jane H. Brown and Wade J. Barlow

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.
  2. [S727] James Barlow and Rebecca Harwin, James Barlow Family Bible (Philadelphia, PA, No. 126 Chestnut Street: M. Carey & Son, 1818); Mrs. Ewin T. Davis. Hereinafter cited as James Barlow Family Bible.
  3. [S337] John Bennett Boddie Historical Southern Families, 23 volumes (Redwood City, CA: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1957-80), V2 p. 24. Hereinafter cited as Historical Southern Families.
  4. [S414] US1850.
  5. [S497] US1870.
  6. [S1392] Cemetery Marker in Snow Methodist Church Cemetery, Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., GA (Hwy 230 & Snow Cemetery Rd (32.25330 -83.78420)).
  7. [S1393] RootsWeb, Dooly Co., GA GenWeb (url: www.usgwarchives.net/ga/gafiles.htm).
  8. [S1662] "Georgia, Deaths, 1928-1939," Certificate of Death, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 26 Oct 2014), citing Georgia Archives, Morrow, Certificate no. 32141 has his mother's name.

Arthur Wellesley Preston1

M, #2837, b. circa 1816
     Arthur Wellesley Preston was born circa 1816 in England.2

Arthur Wellesley Preston married Louisa Barlow, daughter of James Barlow and Rebecca Harvin, on 13 May 1840 in Laurens Co., GA.3,4 Arthur Wellesley Preston was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Thomas Co., GA, with others in the household: Louisa Barlow, Susan Preston, Wade J. Preston Jr., Richard J. Preston and James A. Preston.

Arthur Wellesley Preston married Elizabeth K. Mims on 25 Dec 1852 in Sumter Co., GA.5 Arthur Wellesley Preston was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Miller, Bradley Co., AR, in the household of unresearched people.6 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Whiteville, Dorsey Co., AR.7

Children of Arthur Wellesley Preston and Louisa Barlow

Citations

  1. [S337] John Bennett Boddie Historical Southern Families, 23 volumes (Redwood City, CA: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1957-80), V2 p. 24. Hereinafter cited as Historical Southern Families.
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S933] Georgia Virtual Vault, Laurens County Georgia Marriage Book, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, 1809-1855, p. 219. Hereinafter cited as Laurens Co., Georgia Marriage Book.
  4. [S301] Henrietta Freeman, compiler, Laurens Co., GA Records: Wills 1809-1869 (Salt Lake City, UT: The New York Family History Center - LDS), Bk E p. 66 (34). Hereinafter cited as Laurens Co., GA Records: Wills.
  5. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Sumter County Marriage Book, 1850 - 1857, page 68.
  6. [S497] US1870.
  7. [S496] US1880.

Joseph Summers1

M, #2838, b. circa 1817, d. 1882
     Joseph Summers was born circa 1817 in SC.2

Joseph Summers married Susannah Barlow, daughter of James Barlow and Rebecca Harvin, on 23 Jul 1847.3,1 Joseph Summers was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Laurens Co., GA, with others in the household: Susannah Barlow and Mary Rebecca Summers.

Joseph Summers married Harriet E. Bates on 4 Dec 1853 in Laurens Co., GA.4,5 Joseph Summers was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Laurens Co., GA, with others in the household: Harriet E. Bates and Mary Rebecca Summers.5 Joseph Summers was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Laurens Co., GA, with others in the household: Harriet E. Bates.6

Joseph Summers died in 1882 in GA.7 He was buried in Harvard Cemetery, Laurens Hill, Laurens Co., GA.7

Child of Joseph Summers and Susannah Barlow

Citations

  1. [S337] John Bennett Boddie Historical Southern Families, 23 volumes (Redwood City, CA: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1957-80), V2 p. 24. Hereinafter cited as Historical Southern Families.
  2. [S414] US1850.
  3. [S727] James Barlow and Rebecca Harwin, James Barlow Family Bible (Philadelphia, PA, No. 126 Chestnut Street: M. Carey & Son, 1818); Mrs. Ewin T. Davis. Hereinafter cited as James Barlow Family Bible.
  4. [S353] "Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944," Database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 Apr 2006), Citing information originating on courthouse marriage licenses in various Georgia counties.
  5. [S402] US1860.
  6. [S497] US1870.
  7. [S1412] Cemetery Marker in Harvard Cemetery, Laurens Hill, Laurens Co., GA.

David H. Hill

M, #2839, b. circa 1826, d. 25 Dec 1866
     David H. Hill was born circa 1826 in GA.1

David H. Hill married first Mary Jane Barlow, daughter of James Barlow and Winnefred Caldwell, on 15 Apr 1857 in Sumter Co., GA.2,3 David H. Hill was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1860 in Sumter Co., GA, with others in the household: Mary Jane Barlow.1

David H. Hill was widowed on 18 Jul 1860.4

David's second marriage was to Sarah Winnefred Barlow, daughter of James Barlow and Winnefred Caldwell, on 22 Dec 1860 in Bibb Co., GA.5

David H. Hill served in the CSA in Co. E, 5th Georgia Reserves.6

David H. Hill was living in Sumter Co., GA, in 1864.7

David H. Hill was widowed on 4 Nov 1865.8

David H. Hill died on 25 Dec 1866 in Americus, Sumter Co., GA.8,9

Citations

  1. [S402] US1860.
  2. [S1146] Compiled by William T Poupard, Sumter Co. GA Marriages (url: http://www.sumtercountyhistory.com/marriage/area_newspapers), from the Weekly Republican, issue of 16 Apr 1857.
  3. [S337] John Bennett Boddie Historical Southern Families, 23 volumes (Redwood City, CA: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1957-80), V2 p. 24. Hereinafter cited as Historical Southern Families.
  4. [S727] James Barlow and Rebecca Harwin, James Barlow Family Bible (Philadelphia, PA, No. 126 Chestnut Street: M. Carey & Son, 1818); Mrs. Ewin T. Davis. Hereinafter cited as James Barlow Family Bible.
  5. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Bibb County Marriage Book, 1858 - 1865. Marriage Books, Bibb County Ordinary Court, Georgia Archives. Vol. C, page 128.
  6. [S1296] National Park Service-Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 (Ancestry.com).
  7. [S683] Nancy Jones Cornell, 1864 Census for Re-organizing the Georgia Militia (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c2000), age 39 years, 11 months. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Militia.
  8. [S690] Susan Barlow Holmes, Barlow Genealogy (url: http://www.barlowgenealogy.com).
  9. [S1542] Obituary of David H. Hill, Macon Weekly Telegraph, Macon, Bibb Co., GA, Monday, January 14, 1867, Vol. 2, Issue 8, Page 1. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of David H. Hill.

Mary Rebecca Summers1,2

F, #2840, b. 1 Sep 1848, d. 18 May 1915
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Lester Milton Barlow
     Mary Rebecca Summers was born on 1 Sep 1848 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Summers and Susannah Barlow. Mary Rebecca Summers was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Summers. Mary Rebecca Summers was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Laurens Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Summers.3

Mary Rebecca Summers married William A. Davis on 19 Nov 1868 in Bibb Co., GA.4,5 Mary Rebecca Summers was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Bibb Co., GA, in the household of William A. Davis.6 Mary Rebecca Summers was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, in the household of William A. Davis.7 Mary Rebecca Summers was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, in the household of William A. Davis.8 Mary Rebecca Summers was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people (her son-in-law.)9

Mary Rebecca Summers died on 18 May 1915 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA, at age 66.10 She was buried on 19 May 1915 in Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb Co., GA.10,11

Citations

  1. [S727] James Barlow and Rebecca Harwin, James Barlow Family Bible (Philadelphia, PA, No. 126 Chestnut Street: M. Carey & Son, 1818); Mrs. Ewin T. Davis. Hereinafter cited as James Barlow Family Bible.
  2. [S338] James Barlow will (Nov 1855), Will of James Barlow, Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as Will of James Barlow.
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S1241] Marriage Books-County Ordinary Court-Georgia Archives, Georgia Marriage Records from Microfilm (Georgia Virtual Vault), Bibb County Marriage Book, 1865 - 1869, page 266.
  5. [S773] F. A. Battey & Company, compiler, Biographical Souvenir of the States of Georgia and Florida: Biographical sketches of the representative public and many early settled families in these states (Chicago, IL: F. A. Battey & Company, 1889), has their marriage in 1869. Hereinafter cited as Souvenir Sketches of Georgia and Florida.
  6. [S497] US1870.
  7. [S496] US1880.
  8. [S555] US1900.
  9. [S663] US1910.
  10. [S1420] Obituary of Mary R. Summers, Atlanta Constitution, Atlanta, GA, 19 May 1915. Hereinafter cited as Obituary of Mary R. Summers.
  11. [S1067] Cemetery Marker in Rose Hill Cemetery (Bibb Co.), Bibb Co., GA (Riverside Drive & Madison Street (32.84830 -83.63420)).