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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Gerard Burch

Male 1782 - 1852  (70 years)


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  • Name Gerard Burch  [1
    Birth 1782  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 22 May 1782  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1820  Powelton, Hancock, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1830  Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1840  Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1850  Autauga County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 27 Jun 1852  Autauga County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0429  Dickinson
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2012 

    Father John Burch,   b. Abt 1750,   d. 1818, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Sarah Phillips,   b. 11 Jul 1753,   d. Abt 1840, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Family ID F0702  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Susan Simms,   b. 1784, Wayne County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1814, Powelton, Hancock, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1811  Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. William H. Burch,   b. 1813, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Robert Simms Burch,   b. 22 Aug 1814, Powelton, Hancock, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1900, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Mary Elizabeth Burch,   b. 11 Apr 1815, Powelton, Hancock, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1896, Randolph County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F0164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Beckham,   b. Abt 1786, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 07 Aug 1817  Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    • This is the birth order given by Jones. [7]
    Children 
     1. Thomas Burch
     2. Archibald Hamilton Burch
     3. Susan Burch
     4. Adeline F Burch,   b. 1828, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Burch,   b. 1833
     6. James Fanning Burch,   b. 1836, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1864, Petersburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2012 
    Family ID F0703  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jan 1811 - Hancock County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 07 Aug 1817 - Hancock County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1820 - Powelton, Hancock, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1830 - Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Russell County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jun 1852 - Autauga County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850.M432, 1,009 rolls. Wetumpka, Autauga, Alabama, roll M432_1, page 36, image 179.

    2. [S336402] 1820 United States Federal Census, (Original data: Fourth Census of the United States, 1820. (NARA microfilm publication M33, 142 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.), 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Powellton, Hancock, Georgia; Page: 89; NARA Roll: M33_7; Image: 94.
      Name: Jarrod Birch
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Powellton, Hancock, Georgia
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1
      Slaves - Males - Under 14: 10
      Slaves - Males - 14 thru 25: 5
      Slaves - Males - 26 thru 44: 5
      Slaves - Males - 45 and over: 4
      Slaves - Females - Under 14: 3
      Slaves - Females - 26 thru 44: 2
      Slaves - Females - 45 and over: 3
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 9
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 2
      Total Slaves: 32
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 34

    3. [S014596] 1830 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), 1830 U S Census; Census Place: Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia; Page: 279; NARA Series: M19; Roll Number: 19; Family History Film: 0007039.
      Name: Gerard Birch
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Slaves - Males - 36 thru 54: 1
      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 1
      Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 4
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 6
      Total Slaves: 3
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 9

    4. [S022760] 1840 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administratio, 1840n), Year: 1840; Census Place: , Russell, Alabama; Roll: 15; Page: 18; Image: 642; Family History Library Film: 0002335.
      Name: Girard Birch
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Russell, Alabama
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35: 4
      Slaves - Females - Under 10: 4
      Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23: 1
      Slaves - Females - 24 thru 35: 5
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 9
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 1
      Total Slaves: 14
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 15

    5. [S100034] Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years, Mary Gibson Jones and Lilly Reynolds, (Atlanta, Georgia: Stein Printing Co., 1928), 715.

    6. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    7. [S100034] Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years, Mary Gibson Jones and Lilly Reynolds, (Atlanta, Georgia: Stein Printing Co., 1928), 732.

    8. [S100034] Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years, Mary Gibson Jones and Lilly Reynolds, (Atlanta, Georgia: Stein Printing Co., 1928), 731.

    9. [S036451] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    10. [S007817] Georgia Marriages to 1850, Jordan R. Dodd, (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997).

    11. [S012032] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).