Houston County, Georgia History & Biographies

17 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Perfect Bound, GA-0159, $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 Houston 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 Houston 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.

BACON BANNINGS BOOZMAN BOWDREY BRIGADE BROUGHTON BROWN** BRYAN BRYANT BULLOCH

CATER CHANCE CHILDERS CLARK COBB COFFEE** CONEY* CONTURIER CRISP

DANIEL DANIELL DAVIS DOZIER DUPREE DWIGHT

ELLIS*

FELDER FREDERICK FULWOOD

GARNET GENDRON GLENN GOOLSEN GORDON GRAY* GREEN GUISENTINE

HABERSHAM HALE HARDY HILL HOLT HOUSER** HOUSTOUN HOVIS HOWARD HOWE HUDSON HUNGER HUNT

JOHNSTON JONES

KELLY

LEMON LEWIS LOGAN LOVE LOW

MACON MARION MARSHALL* MAYHAM MAZYCH McINTOSH MILLER

OLIVER

PALMER** PARKS PATE PATTERSON PEGRAM PITTS POLHILL POPE PORCHER

REESE ROGERS RUSSELL RUTHERFORD

SAUNDERS SLIPPY SMITH STALEY*

TIGNEN TISON TOOKE TREUITLEN

WADE* WALKER WALTON WHETSTONE WIGGINS WILCOX* WILLIAMS WIMBERLY** WINIFRED WYBLE

ZUBLI

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