Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

William Sims Milner

Male 1839 - 1902  (63 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William Sims Milner was born 16 Jun 1839, Georgia (son of Pitt Wells Milner and Adeline Putnam); died 25 Oct 1902, Fulton County, Georgia; was buried , Milner Family Cemetery, Fayetteville, Fayette, Georgia.

    William married Amanda J Hilsman 26 Dec 1864, Terrell County, Georgia. Amanda (daughter of James Hilsman and Amanda J Askew) was born Sep 1841, Georgia. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Varney Pitt Milner was born 7 Nov 1865, Georgia; died 24 Sep 1921, College Park, Fulton, Georgia; was buried , College Park Cemetery, College Park, Fulton, Georgia.
    2. Mary Mercer Milner was born 18 Aug 1867, Fayette County, Georgia; died 8 Jan 1923, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia; was buried , Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia.
    3. Ella Milner was born Jun 1871, Fayette County, Georgia; died 20 Jan 1964, Langdale, Chambers, Alabama.
    4. Augustus Key Milner was born 20 Dec 1873, Fayette County, Georgia; died 24 Jun 1931, DeKalb County, Georgia; was buried , Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia.
    5. Minnie Milner was born Dec 1879, Layette County, Georgia; died 11 Aug 1957, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Pitt Wells Milner was born 29 Sep 1808, Wilkes County, Georgia (son of Pitt William Milner and Apsylla Holmes); died 1844.

    Pitt married Adeline Putnam 20 Sep 1827, Monroe County, Georgia. Adeline (daughter of Henry Putnam and Priscilla Croom) was born 18 Jul 1809, Georgia; died 6 Oct 1866, Georgia. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Adeline Putnam was born 18 Jul 1809, Georgia (daughter of Henry Putnam and Priscilla Croom); died 6 Oct 1866, Georgia.
    Children:
    1. Pitt W Milner was born ca. 1837, Georgia; died 1 Nov 1863, Fayette County, Georgia.
    2. 1. William Sims Milner was born 16 Jun 1839, Georgia; died 25 Oct 1902, Fulton County, Georgia; was buried , Milner Family Cemetery, Fayetteville, Fayette, Georgia.
    3. Susan A Milner was born ca. 1842, Georgia.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Pitt William Milner was born 22 Jun 1769, North Carolina; died 21 Jul 1839, Lincoln County, Georgia; was buried , Pitt William Milner Gravesite, Johnstonville, Lamar, Georgia.

    Pitt married Apsylla Holmes 4 Mar 1790, Wilkes County, Georgia. Apsylla (daughter of John Holmes and Chloe Bentley) was born 2 Sep 1770; died 26 Apr 1854, Georgia; was buried , Eason Family Cemetery, Hampton, Henry, Georgia. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Apsylla Holmes was born 2 Sep 1770 (daughter of John Holmes and Chloe Bentley); died 26 Apr 1854, Georgia; was buried , Eason Family Cemetery, Hampton, Henry, Georgia.
    Children:
    1. John Holmes Milner was born 24 Jul 1792, Wilkes County, Georgia; died 9 Mar 1857, Pike County, Georgia; was buried , Milner Family Cemetery, Concord, Pike, Georgia.
    2. Mary Milner was born ca. 1795, Wilkes County, Georgia; died 1826, Georgia.
    3. Penelope Milner was born ca. 1800, Wilkes County, Georgia; died 1880, Spalding County, Georgia.
    4. 2. Pitt Wells Milner was born 29 Sep 1808, Wilkes County, Georgia; died 1844.
    5. Rebecca Milner died Bef 24 Apr 1828, Georgia.

  3. 6.  Henry Putnam was born , Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 1810, Savannah, Chatham, Georgia.

    Henry married Priscilla Croom 12 Mar 1803, Savannah, Chatham, Georgia. Priscilla was born ca. 1782, Georgia; died Apr 1873, Fayette County, Georgia. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Priscilla Croom was born ca. 1782, Georgia; died Apr 1873, Fayette County, Georgia.
    Children:
    1. 3. Adeline Putnam was born 18 Jul 1809, Georgia; died 6 Oct 1866, Georgia.
    2. James Monroe Putnam was born 13 Mar 1810, Georgia; died 4 Mar 1880, Fayette County, Georgia; was buried , Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, Woosey, Fayette, Georgia.


Generation: 4

  1. 10.  John Holmes was born 1747, Caroline County, Virginia; died 1806, Wilkes County, Georgia.

    John married Chloe Bentley. Chloe was born 1747; died 1813. [Group Sheet]


  2. 11.  Chloe Bentley was born 1747; died 1813.
    Children:
    1. 5. Apsylla Holmes was born 2 Sep 1770; died 26 Apr 1854, Georgia; was buried , Eason Family Cemetery, Hampton, Henry, Georgia.