DeKalb County, Georgia History & Biographies

12 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Perfect Bound, GA-0132, $7.50

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Originally published in Memoirs of Georgia (1895) and Historical Collection of Georgia (1854), this reprint contains a brief history of DeKalb County followed by pioneer biographies.

Included in many of the biographies are tidbits about the pioneer's character, military service, marriage, children, death, and political affiliation. A 'must-have' for any DeKalb researcher.

Example

( Example from one of the many biographies. )

Thomas J. BULLARD, merchant and farmer, Palmetto, Campbell County, GA., is the son of Thomas and Susan A. BULLARD. His father was a native of Chatham County, NC where he was born in 1819 ... ((more info)) .... He died on the old homestead at Campbellton GA in 1876. He was twice married, first to Miss Ann BEARD, who died in 1844, the mother of three children: William, a planter of Putnam County; ((continues with children's names, birth dates, etc.)) ... His marriage was solemnized Jan 3, 1867 ... She is a lady of superior culture and refinement, and as an earnest and devoted Christian lady has done much to add to her husband's success ....

Surnames Included in this Publication

* After the surname indicates over 5 DIFFERENT first names are listed under the surname.
** After the surname indicates over 10 DIFFERENT first names are listed under the surname.

ALEXANDER ANDERSON

BIFFLE BORN BURKE

CANDLER CASTLEBERRY CATLEN CONE COOPER

DeKALB DOUGLAS

EVANS

FOREACRE FRAZIER

GREEN* GREENE

HEARD HOUSTON

JACKSON

KIRKPATRICK

LEWIS LITTLE

MAYSON MONTGOMERY MORGAN MORRIS

NORCROSS

POWELL

RAGSDALE* RAMSPECT** RANKIN ROGERS

SASSNETT SCAIFE SHAW SILVEY SMITH STRICKLAND

TERRELL TOON

UTOY

VEAL

WHIDBY WORD

ZOUAVES

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