Daniel Odom Neel

M, #608, b. 18 Jul 1788, d. 20 Oct 1853
     Daniel Odom Neel was born on 18 Jul 1788.1,2 He was the son of William Neel and Sabry (Sabra) Odom.

Daniel Odom Neel married Sarah Harrison, daughter of Benjamin Harrison and Charity Williams, on 7 Jan 1808 in Laurens Co., GA.3

Daniel Odom Neel died on 20 Oct 1853 in Decatur Co., GA, at age 65.4,5 He was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.6,7

Children of Daniel Odom Neel and Sarah Harrison

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 29. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 322. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 1, 29.
  4. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 29; p. 3 has place (now Seminole).
  5. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur Co. GA Past and Present, p. 322, says 10 Oct.
  6. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).
  7. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 29 (first buried near Chattahoochee River, then moved).

Benjamin Harrison

M, #609, b. 20 Oct 1755, d. 14 Aug 1811
     Benjamin Harrison was born on 20 Oct 1755.1 He was the son of Thomas Harrison and Mary <...>.

Benjamin Harrison served in the Revolutionary War as indicated by his wife, Charity's designation in the 1827 GA Land Lottery as a Revolutionary War widow.2

Benjamin Harrison married first Cecelia Lawhon on 6 Dec 1779.1

Benjamin Harrison was widowed on 8 Aug 1784.1

Benjamin's second marriage was to Charity Williams, daughter of James Williams and Elizabeth <...>, on 8 Jun 1785.1

Benjamin Harrison died on 14 Aug 1811 in Dublin, Laurens Co., GA, at age 55.3 His estate was probated on 7 Jan 1812 in Laurens Co., GA.4



In the issue of January 15, 1812, of the Georgia Journal, we find the following notice: (Abstract) By his excellency David B. Mitchell, Governor. Whereas I have received information of a cruel and unprovoked murder having been committed in or near the town of Dublin, in the county of Laurens, on the 14th day of August last past, on the body of a man by the name of Benjamin Harrison, by a certain Hansel Roberts, late of the county aforesaid... How, in order that the said Hansel Roberts may be brought to justice, I have thought proper to issue this my Proclamation, hereby offering a reward of One Hundred Dollars...

Then, in the issue of Jan 22, 1812 - Georgia. Laurens County. Whereas Charity Harrison, James Harrison and Daniel O. Neal, have applied to me for letters of administration on the estate of Benjamin Harrison, late of Montgomery, now Laurens County...Given under my hand the 7th day of January, 1812. (Signed) A. Love, Clk

And in the issue of Feb 1, 1815 - After the expiration of nine months ... application will be made to...the Inferior Court of the county of Laurens, for leave to sell two tracts of pine land belonging to Charity and Dorcas Harrison, lying on the West side of the Oconee River near Dublin, being part of the real estate of Benjamin Harrison, deceased... (Signed) Charity Harrison, Guardian

Capt. Benjamin Harrison's 2) wife was Charity Williams and among their children were James, Sarah, and Dorcas. Sarah was married to Daniel Odom O'Neal. All of these names appear in the articles.

Children of Benjamin Harrison and Charity Williams

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 31. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [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, 26th day's drawing-April 5, page 80.
  3. [S312] Fred R. & Emilie K. Hartz Hertz, compiler, Genealogical Abstract-GA Journal (Milledgeville) Newspaper, Vol. 1, 1809-1818 (Vidalia, GA: Gwendolyn Press, 1990), p. 86. Hereinafter cited as Gen. Abstract-GA Journal Newspaper.
  4. [S312] Fred R. & Emilie K. Hartz Hertz, Gen. Abstract-GA Journal Newspaper, p. 89 (Don't have will, only notice of letters of administration).

Charity Williams

F, #610, b. 14 Feb 1764
     Charity Williams was born on 14 Feb 1764.1 She was the daughter of James Williams and Elizabeth <...>.

Charity Williams married Benjamin Harrison, son of Thomas Harrison and Mary <...>, on 8 Jun 1785.1

Charity Williams was widowed on 14 Aug 1811 in Dublin, Laurens Co., GA.2

Charity Williams, widow, was a successful drawer in the 1827 Georgia Land Lottery. She was living in Laurens Co., GA. She drew land in Lee Co., Number 109, District 10. She drew as a Revolutionary War widow and thus had two draws - one successful.3

Children of Charity Williams and Benjamin Harrison

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 31. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S312] Fred R. & Emilie K. Hartz Hertz, compiler, Genealogical Abstract-GA Journal (Milledgeville) Newspaper, Vol. 1, 1809-1818 (Vidalia, GA: Gwendolyn Press, 1990), p. 86. Hereinafter cited as Gen. Abstract-GA Journal Newspaper.
  3. [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, 26th day's drawing-April 5, page 80.

Sarah Harrison

F, #611, b. 17 Mar 1791, d. 4 Mar 1859
     Sarah Harrison was born on 17 Mar 1791 in Laurens Co., GA.1,2 She was the daughter of Benjamin Harrison and Charity Williams.

Sarah Harrison married Daniel Odom Neel, son of William Neel and Sabry (Sabra) Odom, on 7 Jan 1808 in Laurens Co., GA.3

Sarah Harrison died on 4 Mar 1859 in Jackson Co., FL, at age 67.1,2 She was buried in Jackson Co., FL.4

Children of Sarah Harrison and Daniel Odom Neel

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 3, 29. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."
  2. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991), p. 322. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.
  3. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 1, 29.
  4. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers", p. 29.

Samuel Edwin ONeal

M, #612, d. 1847
     Samuel Edwin ONeal was the son of William ONeal and Dolly <...>.

Samuel Edwin ONeal married Charlotte Riley.1

Samuel Edwin ONeal died in 1847 in Fairfax, Beaufort Dist., SC.1

Child of Samuel Edwin ONeal and Charlotte Riley

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 33. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."

Charlotte Riley1

F, #613
     Charlotte Riley married Samuel Edwin ONeal, son of William ONeal and Dolly <...>.1

Child of Charlotte Riley and Samuel Edwin ONeal

Citations

  1. [S80] Maston Emmett Jr. ONeal, "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers". Received copy from Elisabeth Ann ONeal Plowden, 1992, p. 33. Hereinafter cited as "ONeal, Hugh, Family History Papers."

Burrell Roberts

M, #614, b. 12 Jul 1809, d. 19 Feb 1880
     Burrell Roberts was born on 12 Jul 1809 in Laurens Co., GA.1 He was the son of Drury Roberts Jr. and Chloe Golightly.

Burrell Roberts married first Jane Fulghum, daughter of Thomas Fulghum, on 1 Dec 1830 in Early Co., GA.1

Burrell's second marriage was to Arianna LaFayette Harrell, daughter of William Harrell, on 31 Dec 1848 in Early Co., GA.1 Burrell Roberts was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1850 in Early Co., GA, with others in the household: Arianna LaFayette Harrell.

Burrell Roberts died on 19 Feb 1880 at age 70 of pneumonia.1,2 He was buried in Kimbrel Cemetery, Colquitt, Miller Co., GA.3,1

Child of Burrell Roberts and Arianna LaFayette Harrell

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 347. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S743] US1880 Mortality Schedule.
  3. [S207] Cemetery Marker in Kimbrel Cemetery, Miller Co., GA (located 4 miles south of Colquitt on Twilight Road, on a farm in a overgrown area and no longer in use.).

Arianna LaFayette Harrell

F, #615, b. 10 Apr 1826, d. 25 Mar 1883
     Arianna LaFayette Harrell was born on 10 Apr 1826.1 She was the daughter of William Harrell.

Arianna LaFayette Harrell married Burrell Roberts, son of Drury Roberts Jr. and Chloe Golightly, on 31 Dec 1848 in Early Co., GA.1 Arianna LaFayette Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1850 in Early Co., GA, in the household of Burrell Roberts. Arianna LaFayette Harrell was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Miller Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people.

Arianna LaFayette Harrell died on 25 Mar 1883 at age 56.1 She was buried in Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery, Miller Co., GA.2,1

Child of Arianna LaFayette Harrell and Burrell Roberts

Citations

  1. [S79] The Seminole County Historical Society (Comp.), Cornerstone of Georgia - Seminole County (Roswell, GA: WH Wolfe Associates, 1991), p. 347. Hereinafter cited as Cornerstone of GA - Seminole Co.
  2. [S209] Cemetery Marker in Pilgrim's Rest/Whites Bridge Cemetery, Miller Co., GA (Whites Bridge Rd off Brinson Rd (31.07890 -84.71360)).

Catherine Patterson

F, #616, b. 20 Dec 1797, d. before 1863
     Catherine Patterson was born on 20 Dec 1797 in Jefferson Co., GA.1 She was the daughter of Robert Patterson and Eloner Wright.

Catherine Patterson married Thomas Whigham, son of William Whigham and Mary Cary, in 1819.1

Catherine Patterson died before 1863.1

Children of Catherine Patterson and Thomas Whigham

Citations

  1. [S78] The Decatur County Historical Society (Comp.), Decatur County Georgia Past and Present 1823-1991 (Roswell, GA: Wolfe Assoc., 1991). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Co. GA Past and Present.

William Whigham

M, #617
     William Whigham married Mary Cary.

Child of William Whigham and Mary Cary