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I am looking for living relatives and any information about Harold and Nina Richard BISHOP. They married in Clay County in Oct. 1920. They had two children Mary Harriet BISHOP and Nina Richard BISHOP who married an ANDREWS. I have not found them after that. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
E-mail : Janna S. Richard
JUNE 8, 1998
BURNEY, GEIGER, HOGARTH, DANIELS, SULLIVANT, VARN/S, WILSON, HARRIS AND THOMAS
Am reseaching the following Clay County Pioneer Families:
James BURNEY, Jacob GEIGER, James HOGARTH,Elam DANIEL/S, Capt. R.B.SULLIVAN/T,Isaac VARN/S,Jesse WILSON, William R.HARRIS, Mary THOMAS.
I am a direct descendant of all of the above and have a great deal of
information on all of these. I would love to hear from any relative and
would be happy to share. E-mail : Richard and Deborah Callicott
MAY 16, 1998
I would like to find the parents of Joseph Sirus PADGETT. He was born
around 1883 and married Lula MOSLEY in 1900. His brothers and sisters have been said to be Bud, who married Grace LANG, Teaby, Liz, Babe, and a half brother Hiram, married to Osie, Elsie, lived in Titusville, and possibly Steve. Any help is appreciated. Please e-mail me at Daniel Drost
MARCH 14, 1998
William Brantley MOSLEY Jr (1800-1873) and Lavina SILLIVANT (1805-aft
1860) were married in Montgomery Co, GA on 4/15/1821. Sometime after
the 1860 census was taken, William Brantley MOSLEY Jr migrated south
into Clay Co, FL. Several of his grown children and their families came
with them. One of his sons, Washington Theodore MOSLEY (1833-1882) and
wife Eliza Ann McCollough (1834-1887), my ancestor, also came to Clay
Co, FL. They all settled in the western half of Clay Co, between
Middleburg and Highland and Starke. Let me hear from you if you think
you might connect to these people. I have quite a bit of
SILLIVANT/SULLIVAN(T) stuff. You can reach me at either
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
March 8, 1998
Looking for Purvis family of Starke County. My grandmother Vera Ruth Purvis daughter of James Richard Purvis and Katherine Fountain Purvis was born in Green Cove Springs. James R. Purvis had a brother Henry Bell Purvis that I am trying to find information on.
Thanks. Please E-mailDonna
Seeking any information on the ancestors or descendants of Daniel McRAE and his wife SARAH SABRINA LIVINGSTON McRAE who came to Florida in 1847, settling at Black Creek (now Middleburg) in Clay County. The family lived in Clay Co. for 20 years, moving to Starke (Bradford Co.) in 1867. E-mail Kathleen Ellis
580 Citrus Drive
Frostproof, FL 33843-2430
Interested in any information about Peter TUCKER b. Nov 1890 died Sept 1982 at Green Cove, Clay, Fl. Believe his mother was Elmira (Almira) MOZO, widow of Jesse COPELAND, and father was Peter Tucker, Elmira's second husband. E-mail Susan Peterson
Susan (Gay) Peterson
PO Box 21541
Seattle, WA 98111
January 6, 1998
Interested in information on one George H. Dunscombe, who died 11/30/1877 in Hibernia, Fl. and is buried in one of the Clay County cemeteries. E-mail Ed Dunscombe
December 11, 1997
I am trying to find information on a KEITH LAMB who lived near the St. Johns Co./Duval Co. lines. He was killed in a trailer fire in the summer of 1958. He worked at the Cross the Broder Truck Stop which was located on U.S. 1 near the two lines. This is all I know about him . Anyone with infomration that may help please let me known. I have not been able to find a death certificate. E-mail Tammy Tice
NOVEMBER 22, 1997
Looking for info on Samuel Green b ca 1815 GA d July 1864 from wounds at Cold Harbor, VA; Samuel married Martha Johnson on 18 August 1844, Duval Co. FL (she was b 9 April 1826 GA d 22 November 1896 Clay Co. FL. I have not been able to find Samuel Green in the 1850 Census of Duval Co. FL or in the 1860 Census of Duval or Clay Co. FL. They had the folowing:
John I b 1846 Duval Co. FL
Mary Louise b 4 April 1847 Duval Co. FL
James W b 1 March 1848 Duval Co. FL
Samuel Narvin b 25 January 1851 Duval Co. FL
Martha b ca 1852 Duval Co. FL
Elizabeth b 17 March 1857 Duval Co. FL
Caroline Charity b ca 1861 Clay Co. FL
Sarah b 9 April 1861 Clay Co. FL
Martha Johnson Green is found in the 1870 and 1880 Census
Thanking you in advance--Leon H. Jordan, 3 Heather Lane, Ormond Beach,FL
32174-3955 E-mail Leon Jordan
NOVEMBER 22, 1997
Does anyone know anything of a Leroy Thomas d. 24 Sept 1872 Walton Co.? Any
information greatly appreciated. Unable to fine him in cem. records, so far. Aligned with EDGE family from Barbour/Pike Co. AL.
Thanks, Mary Ellen Wexler
Need to find info on this man, anything I can get. Parents, siblings, a long lost uncle ? Anything. CASONS are hard to find.
HENRY CASON, born Dooly County, GA. on 8 Feb. 1857.
He killed or stabbed a man, presumably in Dooly County, and left the county, moving to parts unknown. Don't know when he arrived in FL. but he married SUDIE ELIZABETH BLOUNT (date/place unk), daughter of OWEN BLOUNT, a member of one of the pioneering families of the Peace River District of Florida. HENRY died in Jacksonville, FL. on 24 Jan. 1951. His death certificate lists Parents : Unknown.
The children of HENRY and SUDIE were:
EZEKIEL CASON, b. d. unk.
MATTIE CASON, b. d. unk. married GEORGE SMITH, date, place unk.
DENNIS O. CASON, b. Buckinhham, FL. 15 Aug. 1889, d. 5 Jan. 1970,
Clearwater, FL. Marriage data unk.
HILLARY S. CASON, b. Feb. 1899, Buckingham, FL. d. 4 May, 1917, after a
fall from a tree. He never married.
NETTIE CASON, b. 18 Jun. 1896, Buckingham, FL. d. 20 Oct. 1992, Keystone
Heights, FL. m. first, VERNICE DAVID YOUNG, ca. 1918, second to ELWOOD
STITCHBERRY, date unk. in Keystone Heights, FL.
FANNIE J YOUNG
Looking for any information on the Peeler family from Green Cove Springs.My Grandmother, Annie Peeler Johnson, is from this area. I believe that the Peeler family has put together a book (about 15 years ago) If anyone has any info on the Peelers, please let me know. Thanks. Please e-mail Etta Hodges
I am trying to find out the origins of my ancestor William Pengree, who was one of the earliest settlers of British East Florida (1763-1783). We have found a good bit of information on him from a book on the history of Clay County, the 1783 Spanish census, and other sources. We at first thought he was a Loyalist from Georgia or South Carolina. We are now beginning to believe he was came directly from England to Florida as a partner of John Tucker under the auspices of the British East Florida Company. Where should we look next to try to determine where he was from prior to Florida? I am Clayton Rhodes of Savannah, GA. Send e-mail to Clayton
SEPTEMBER 20, 1997
I am seeking information concerning burial site of Abner Clayborne Wright, d. ca. 1860-63 and his son, Clayborne Wright, d. 5 June, 1885 both in Clay County. He married Mary Eubanks and had three sons, Clayborne b. 1840, d. 5 June 1885 m. Amelia Geiger, served as Sheriff of Clay Co. after Civil War, Abner b. 1843, and Hinton, b. 11 April 1845, d. 6 Feb. 1934 m. Mary Starrett. I believe Abner Clayborne and Clayborne Wright are buried in Clay Co. E-mail Gena at firstname.lastname@example.org.
I'm trying to find descendents of Royal/Robert Bird "Bud" Sillivant and Nancy Durrance. He was born in Emanuel Co. Ga. ca 1815 and married in Tattnall Co Ga.? He had a brother James who married Mary Dedge and a sister Elinora who married Daniel R Dedge. These families were closely connected since in 1899 he left his wife at that time and wenr to Appling Co. Ga. to marry his childhood sweetheart, the widow Dorcas Dedge Lee. After her death he returned to Clay Co. and remarried his 2nd wife, Sarah Gatlin Coleman, again.(reads like a soap opera, huh)
His children by Nancy Durance were: Jencey(Mary) 1838 married E J Daniels 12 Feb 1856 in Duval Co; John W 1844 married 1879 Mary N children Frances 1870 John W 1872, Nancy 1877 in 1880 they were in Marion Fl.; Garrett V. 1845; Margaret 1842 married a Hursts?; Royal/Riley B 1851 married 1 Mar 1882 Elizabeth Green 1857 children were Clarence 1882, Leota 1885, Ida 1887, Elliott 1890, Amanda 1892 in Jackson Co Fl in 1900; Dora?; Jane 1845; Wheatley 1859; and maybe a Eveline 1875
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THOMAS & LUCINDA/LUCRITIA DEDGE CHESSER
I'm interested in contacting descendents of Thomas and Lucinda/Lucritia Dedge Chesser. THey were married 22 Aug 1860 in Charlton Co. Ga. They both died in Clay Co. Fl. Their children were Mary 1862; Henry B 1865-1932 married Lula Bentley; Nancy; Thomas Jr. 1869-1950 married Josey Kersey; Jackson; John E 1889-1956; William O 1890; Martha M 1877.
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