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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Dr. George Montgomery McDowell

Male 1834 - 1883  (48 years)


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  • Name George Montgomery McDowell 
    Title Dr. 
    Born 26 Jul 1834  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Education 1855  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Jefferson Medical College 
    Residence 1860  Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer with 17 slaves. Mary A S Wimbry (5 years of age and probable niece) is enumerated in the household. 
    Political 19 Jan 1861  Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Pike County delegate to State Convention on Secession 
    Military 29 Jun 1861  Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Elected Captain, Barnesville Blues. Resigned 28 June 1862. 
    Military 09 Mar 1863 
    Enlisted as private Co. B, 4th Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters 
    Military 27 Jun 1863 
    Appointed battalion surgeon 
    Occupation Physician 
    Residence 1870  Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 21 Jul 1883  Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Buried Zebulon Street Cemetery, Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1063  Dickinson
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2010 

    Father Charles McDowell,   b. ca. 1800, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Heard Crain,   b. 8 Mar 1805, Wilkes County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1857, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1820  Jasper County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F0330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Saphronia Mays,   b. 13 Sep 1840, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1919, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Nov 1855  Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. George Montgomery McDowell,   b. 1859, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John M McDowell,   b. 16 Mar 1861, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1891, Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    +3. Patrick Henry McDowell,   b. Jan 1868, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Charles Jefferson McDowell,   b. 13 Mar 1869, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1941, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. William Heard McDowell,   b. 22 Jul 1871, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1895, Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     6. Robley Dunglison McDowell,   b. 10 Jan 1875, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1941, Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2010 
    Family ID F0426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Jefferson Medical College - 1855 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Nov 1855 - Pike County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Farmer with 17 slaves. Mary A S Wimbry (5 years of age and probable niece) is enumerated in the household. - 1860 - Pike County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPolitical - Pike County delegate to State Convention on Secession - 19 Jan 1861 - Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Elected Captain, Barnesville Blues. Resigned 28 June 1862. - 29 Jun 1861 - Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jul 1883 - Barnesville, Lamar, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    McDowell, Dr. George Montgomery
    McDowell, Dr. George Montgomery
    History of Lamar County, 320
    McDowell, Dr. George Montgomery
    McDowell, Dr. George Montgomery
    History of Lamar County, 321
    McDowell, Dr. George Montgomery
    McDowell, Dr. George Montgomery
    History of Lamar County, 322

  • Sources 
    1. [S007837] Headstone, Zebulon Road Cemetery Lamar, Georgia.

    2. [S336308] History of Lamar County, Augusta Lambdin, Editor, (Barnesville, Georgia: Barnesville News Gazette, 1932), 320.

    3. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: , Pike, Georgia; Roll M653_134; Page: 33; Image: 34.

    4. [S336308] History of Lamar County, Augusta Lambdin, Editor, (Barnesville, Georgia: Barnesville News Gazette, 1932), 32.

    5. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Barnesville, Pike, Georgia; Roll M593_169; Page: 111; Image: 225.

    6. [S171485] Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929, 1:128 .
      Gives the date of death as 22 July 1883.

    7. [S336291] Jasper County Georgia Cemetery and Bible Records, Jewel Moats Lancaster, (Shady Grove, Georgia: unknown, 1969).

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