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Mary Ann GRIFFIN

Mary Ann GRIFFIN

Female 1772 - 1850  (77 years)Deceased

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  • Name Mary Ann GRIFFIN  [1
    Relationshipwith Regis John CARR
    Born 25 MAR 1772  South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Will 25 AUG 1848 
    Obituary FEB 1850 
    Died FEB 1850  Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age 77 years 
    Buried FEB 1850  Rock Springs Baptist Church, Penton, Chambers, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • http://www.archives.alabama.gov/al_sldrs/l_list.html
      LEVERETT, MARY (GRIFFIN) Widow of Thomas Leverett (1755-1834) whose service was as a private in the Georgia line, Capt. John Clarke's Company, Col. Alexander's regiment. He married Mary Griffin in 1789 according to McCall's Roster of Revolutionary soldiers in Georgia, page 199. She removed to Alabama and the Census of 1850 of Chambers County states that she was born in 1771 and died suddenly of asthma in February, 1850. Her will dated August 25, 1848, date of probate not shown, states that she was a widow lately the wife of Thomas Leverett of Troup County, Ga., deceased. In it she mentions the following children:
      Jeremiah;
      Katherine Tompkins, deceased, wife of Nicholas Tompkins;
      Mariah wife of John H. Walker; Thomas, Jr.;
      Gideon;
      Matilda, wife of Thomas Black;
      Almeda, wife of Charles Bussey;
      Malita, wife of Dredzil E. Pace;
      Abraham;
      Mary E.. wife of Green M. Carlisle;
      and a granddaughter, Lucretia Pace.

      Bible records of Rev. Charles Bussey show that his wife, Almeda Leverett, was born January 22, 1806, in Lincoln County, Ga., died November 16, 1876, place not given. She was married to Charles Bussey,July 1, 1822, in Putnam County, Ga., by John Robinson (Putnam County Marriages, Vol. P, p. 36), and in 1843 they were living in Tallapoosa County, Ala., but were in Carroll County, Miss., by the end of 1844.
      The tombstone of Malita, in the Baptist Churchyard, Ashland, Ala.,recites: Malita wife of Rev. Dreadzil E. Pace Born May 12, 1808, Died Dec. 30, 1883.
      The tombstone of Rev. Gideon Leverett, in the cemetery at Milltown,Chambers County, Ala., records his birth as July 14, 1799 and his death as October 27, 1864.
      Abraham Leverett lived in that part of Talladega County which later became Clay County. There are references to him in the early records of Talladega County and the Coosa River Baptist Association.

      http://home.COMCAST.net/~jamesleeweaver/weaverjl/pafg22.htm#299
      From Patsy Chappelear:
      He (Thomas J Leverett) was the son of William Leverett and Rachel Bridget Watts. He was born May 12, 1755 in Wilkes Co., Georgia and died June 8, 1834, Troup Co., Georgia. Thomas Leveritt married July 3,1789 in Wilkes Co., Georgia., Mary G. Griffin who was born March 25,1772, in Georgia and died February 1850 in Chambers Co., Alabama. Mary G. Griffin's parents were John Griffin and Elizabeth Ray. Rev. Thomas Leveritt was the son of William Leveritt and Rachel Bridget Watts.Thomas and his 9 brothers served in the Revolution; two were refugees from the British Army. Married in Wilkes County Associated with Greenwood Baptist Church. Baptist Preacher. Missionary in 1832.
      Rev. Thomas Leveritt, a Baptist preacher, in Wilkes County, Georgia,served first as a Ranger, and in 1780, joined Captain John Clark's Company at Columbia Court House. He served 18 months under Colonel Elijah Clark, Josiah Dunn, and Samuel Alexander. He was honorably discharged. In 1781, he enlisted in the Georgia Continental Line, where he served for 3 years, until the close of the War. See Pension Record of his widow attached to the papers of Mary Aldridge Davies, National No. 117267. Leveritt served as a Private. See Patriots' Index of 1967, p. 412

      Lots 125 & 199, 4th District Written: October 29 1816 Recorded:December 28 1818 Putnam County, Deed Book H, pages 85 - 86 Georgia} This Indenture made this twenty ninth October Morgan County } in the year of our lord one thousand Eight hundred and Sixteen, between Robert Gaston of the County of Morgan of the one part and Thomas Leveret of the County of Putnam of the other part; Witnesseth that the Said R Gaston hath for and in Consideration of the Sum of Fourteen hundred dollars in hand paid, and the sd Gaston hath bargained and Sold to the Said T. Leveret one Certain parcel of land lying on the line of Morgan and Putnam County on the waters of Vinegar Creek, known and distinguished it being one half of the lot one hundred and twenty five and the half of the lot one hundred and ninety nine, the two half lots joining C___s and Black Gums each containing one hundred and one acres and one fourth more or less lying in the forth district of old Baldwin but now Putnam and Morgan To have and to hold the Said land and every thing appertaining thereunto in as peaceable possession as though it was really granted to the Said Leveret and I hereby warrant and defend the right thereof from me and my heirs to the Said T.Leveret his heirs and assigns forever In witness whereof I have Set my hand and fixed my Seal this date and day above written Israel Hendon Robert Gaston Randal Robinson B. Williams J.P.

      Lots 175, 176, 199, 4th District, Putnam & Morgan Counties Written:May 27 1830 Recorded: June 4 1830 Putnam County, Deed Book N, page 180Georgia } This Indenture made this twenty Seventh day of May Putnam County } in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and thirty between Thomas Leverett of the State and County aforesaid on the one part & Nicholas Tompkins of the same on the other part Witnesseth that the said Thomas Leverett for and in consideration of the sum of One thousand dollars to him in hand paid at and before the Sealing and delivering of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath bargained sold and Conveyed and doth by these presents bargain Sell and Convey unto the Said Nicholas Tompkins his heirs and assigns forever all that tract or parcel of land situate lying and being in the Counties of Putnam and Morgan Containing Three hundred & fifty acres more or less and adjoining lands of Abraham leveret John Paschal and others and is made up of the following numbers viz lot No One hundred and Seventy five in the fourth District of once Baldwin now Putnam County granted to George W Chisolm of Jefferson County One hundred acres of land it being one half of lot No One hundred and Ninety-Nine in the fourth District formerly Baldwin now Putnam County granted to Robert Powers of McIntosh the above hundred acres is Situated and lying West of lot No 198 Fifty acres more or less it being part of Lot No 176 making in all Three hundred & fifty acres To have and to hold said tract or parcel of land unto him the Said Nicholas Tompkins his heirs & assigns together with all & Singular the rights members and appurtenances thereof to the Same in any manner belonging or in anywise appertaining to his and their own proper use benefit and behoof forever ;in fee Simple And the Said Thomas Leverett for himself his heirs Executors administrators the Said bargained premises unto the Said Nicholas Tompkins his heirs and assigns will warrant & forever defend the right and title thereof against themselves and the claim or claims of any person or persons Whatsoever In Witness Whereof I have hereunto Set my hand & affixed Seal this the day & date above Written Test Thomas G. Sanford his J BGhent Thomas T Leverett Thos. B. Lawton mark Georgia } Personally appeared before me Thomas G Sanford Putnam County } who after being duly Sworn Saith that he Saw Thomas Leverett Sign Seal & deliver the within Deed to Nicholas Tompkins & Signed the Same as a Witness & also saw Thomas Lawson & J. B. Ghent do So likewise Sworn to & Subscribed before me this 27th May 1830 Test Wm. B. Bird J.P. Thos. G. Sanford

      Bible Record of Thomas and Mary Leverett BIRTHS Thomas Leveritt was Born the 12th Day of may 1755 Marian Leveritt was Born the 25th of march 1772 John Leveritt was Born February 22d Ann Leveritt was Born the [Illegible] January Jeremiah Leveritt was Born December the 22d 1791 Catharine Griffin Leveritt was Born July the 26th 1793 Maria Leveritt was Born May the 12th 1795 Thomas Leveritt was Born may the 11th 1797 Gideon Leveritt was Born July the 14th 1799 Myrtilla Leveritt was Born march the [Illegible] 1803 Almedia Leveritt was Born January the 22 1806 Milita Leveritt was Born may the 12th 1808 Abraham Leveritt was Born March the 18 1811 MARRIAGES Ann Leveritt was married August 28th 1805 Mariah Leveritt was married March the 15th 1814 Jeramiah Leveritt was married July the 20th 1815 Catharine G Leveritt was married December the 7th 1815 Gideon Leveritt was married January 13 1819 Matilla Leverett was Married February 19 the 1819 Almeda Leverett was married Jan 1 1822 Green W Carlisle & Mary E. Leveritt was married on Thursday Evening the 18th of July 1832. Six miles southwest of LaGrange Abraham Leverett & Emily R Dozier was married on Thursday evening the 9 of October AD 1834 eight miles west from Lagrange By the Rev Gideon Leverett Additional Comments: The original Bible pages were torn out and sent in by Mary Leverett in order to receive her Revolutionary War widow's pension and may be found on NARA microfilm M805, Roll 524. Thomas & Mary were from Wilkes Co, GA, and later moved to Putnam then Troup Co, where he died. She died in Chambers Co, AL

      Clerk of Court Upson County 1825 & 1826
      Received at the Baptist church April 4, 1824 Thomaston
      Elected pastor of Baptist church April 17, 1824 till 1826 Thomaston
      Elected pastor of Bethesda Baptist January 15, 1825 Thomaston
    Person ID I1516  Carr-Scott | John Leverett (1710-1779) Descendants
    Last Modified 1 MAR 2016 

    Father Ancestors John GRIFFIN
              b. Abt 1745, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ancestors Elizabeth RAY
              b. 18 SEP 1750, Union County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 AUG 1841, St. Pauls Parish, Raysville, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F1063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Thomas J. LEVERETT
              b. 12 MAY 1755, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 08 JUN 1834, La Grange, Troup, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 03 JUL 1789  Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. John LEVERETT
              b. 22 FEB 1790, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1860, Jasper County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Married: 1x2. Anna LEVERETT
              b. 13 JAN 1791
              d. Bef 1848  (Age 56 years)
    +3. Jeremiah LEVERETT
              b. 22 DEC 1791, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 SEP 1863  (Age 71 years)
    +4. Catherine Griffin LEVERETT
              b. 25 JUL 1794, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 MAY 1836, Heard County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +5. Mariah LEVERETT
              b. 12 MAY 1795, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 5 OCT 1888, Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    +6. Thomas J. LEVERETT, Jr.
              b. 11 MAY 1797, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 JUL 1826, Thomaston, Upson, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +7. Gideon Thomas LEVERETT
              b. 14 JUL 1799, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 OCT 1864, Milltown, Chambers, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +8. Matilda B. LEVERETT
              b. 01 MAR 1803, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 FEB 1857, Putnam County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +9. Almeda LEVERETT
              b. 22 JAN 1806, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 NOV 1876, Carroll County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +10. Melita LEVERETT
              b. 12 MAY 1808, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 20 DEC 1883, Ashland, Clay, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +11. Abraham R. LEVERETT
              b. 18 MAR 1811, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 25 MAR 1896, Dublin, Erath, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Married: 1x12. Mary Elizabeth LEVERETT
              b. 15 OCT 1816, Putnam County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 MAY 1887, Brundidge, Pike, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Family ID F775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 MAR 1772 - South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 03 JUL 1789 - Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - FEB 1850 - Lafayette, Chambers, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - FEB 1850 - Rock Springs Baptist Church, Penton, Chambers, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents 11 documents

  • Sources 
    1. [S111] Family Tree - Leverett-William Sr v123t0283.FTW.
      Date of Import: 22 Nov 2007

    2. [S88] GenForm.Genealogy.com.
      Rev. Gideon and Sarah W. Black were my great-great-great grandparentsand C. Pearson was correct. Gideon was the son of Thomas J. and MaryE. Leverett. Gideon and Mary are both buried at Rock Springs BaptistChurch, Chambers Co., AL.