Gilmer County, Georgia History & Biographies

22 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Perfect Bound, GA-0146, $10.00

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Originally published in Memoirs of Georgia (1895) and Historical Collection of Georgia (1854), this reprint contains a brief history of Gilmer 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 Gilmer 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.

ANDERSON ATKINSON**

BENIFIELD BIBB BROCK BROWN BUTLER

CARROLL CASS COLEMAN* COOPER CRAIGO CRAWFORD

DeBORD DOVER

ELLINGTON

FOSTER FRANKLIN

GAY GILMER GREELEY GREER GRIFFITH

HARPER HARRIS HENRY HILL* HUMPHREY

INGRAM JOHNSTON JONES

KELL KING LaFAYETTE

LOVE LUMPKIN

MILTON**

OSBORN

PEOPLES

RINGCAIRD

SEARCY

TALIAFERO TOMPKINS TOOMBS TROUP

UNDERWOOD UPSON

WADDEL WHITE WHITTINGTON WILLIAMS WILSON WIRT

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