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James WRIGHT

James WRIGHT

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  • Name James WRIGHT 
    Relationshipwith Regis John CARR
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I27215  Carr-Scott
    Last Modified 29 FEB 2016 

    Family Ancestors Emilizer LEVERETT
              b. 01 DEC 1819, Jasper County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 29 FEB 2016 
    Family ID F8096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    History of LaGrange, GA (pages 236-237)
    History of LaGrange, GA (pages 236-237)
    H.B. LEVERETT, WEALTHY & influential citizen of Meriwether co. was b there in 185; a/o Manual Leverett & Cynthia Lanier, d/o James Lanier, b in Maryland; also a Rev. Vet. & wife. Mary, settled in Wilkes Co. Manuel. was s/o Robert & Sidney (Bailey) Leverett who moved from Md. to S.C. where Manual was b. They moved in 1825 to Wilkes Co., Ga.; & later to Ala. where he ended his days. H.B. served in C.S.A.; 1866 in Dec. to Joyce Hutchinson. d/o Raymond R. & Lucinda (Lankford) Hutchinson. Joyce was b in 1846 in Marion Co., moved in 1861 to Meriwether Co. They had 3 ch: Lavonia; Annie May; and Joyce H. Leverett.


    WILLIAM C. LEVERETT, RETIRED PLANTER OF Jasper CO, was b 5 Mar. 1818; s/o Durrel1 & Nancy (Cody) Leverett. Durrell was b in Wilkes Co., Ga.; and = Nancy Cody, b in Lincoln Co. of French descent. They moved to Jasper Co in 1821 where they reared 9 ch: Ann, who = John Turk; Eliza, who = James Wright of Eatonton, Ga. Edward B., dec’d; Frank, dec’d; Clayton, dec’d; Thomas.; Catherine, who =. James Lancaster; Martha, who = Thomas Leverett; Nancy J., not. The father gave all his ch a good education. Nancy Cody Leverett d at age 61 in 1858 & Durrell d 1878 at age 91. He served in C.S.A. being supply officer. He = 1. on 6 Jan.1839 to Sarah, d/o Benjamin Wade; she d in 1841 leaving 1 ch, Harriet, who = William Spearman; he = 2. in Putnam Co. to Mrs. (Hearn) Herndon; she d in 1855 leaving 5 ch, only 3 still living: Frank, ex-U.S. Marshall; Sarah, who = Eli Pounds; Elizabeth, w who = B.H. Sanders of Cleburne, Texas. He 3. in Jasper Co. to Mrs. Jane (Winfrey) Smith & d leaving 1 ch: Alice, who = Dr. J.H. Bullard; he = 4. in Putnam Co. on 22 Mar. 1893 to Fannie, d/o Irby Scott.
    (Document obtained from the estate of Alfred Howard.)