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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Priscilla Croom

Female 1782 - 1873  (~ 91 years)


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  • Name Priscilla Croom 
    Born ca. 1782  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1850  Fayette County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1860  Fayetteville, Fayette, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1870  Fayetteville, Fayette, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died Apr 1873  Fayette County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I17595  Dickinson
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2017 

    Family 1 Henry Putnam,   b. Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1810, Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 12 Mar 1803  Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
    +1. Adeline Putnam,   b. 18 Jul 1809, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1866, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  [Birth]
    +2. James Monroe Putnam,   b. 13 Mar 1810, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1880, Fayette County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F5466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Albritton Ward 
    Married 17 Nov 1826  Putnam County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F5467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Mar 1803 - Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Nov 1826 - Putnam County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Fayette County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Fayetteville, Fayette, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Fayetteville, Fayette, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Apr 1873 - Fayette County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: District 29, Fayette, Georgia; Roll: M432_69; Page: 1A; Image: 7.
      Name: Priscilla Ward
      Age: 68
      Birth Year: abt 1782
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1850: District 29, Fayette, Georgia, USA
      Gender: Female
      Family Number: 10
      Neighbor: Joseph Cowan [son-in-law] and family

    2. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: Fayette, Georgia; Roll: M653_121; Page: 112; Image: 112; Family History Library Film: 803121.
      Name: Priscilla Ward
      Age: 71
      Birth Year: abt 1789
      Gender: Female
      Birth Place: North Carolina
      Home in 1860: Fayette, Georgia
      Post Office: Fayetteville
      Family Number: 807

      Adaline Cowan 58 [Daughter]
      Priscilla Ward 71
      Susan Milner 16
      Ann S Cowan 13
      S P Cowan 11
      Jenny Cowan 9

    3. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Fayette, Georgia; Roll: M593_149; Page: 84A; Image: 188545; Family History Library Film: 545648.
      Name: Priscilla Ward
      Age in 1870: 87
      Birth Year: abt 1783
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1870: Fayette, Georgia
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Fayetteville

      Wm S Milner 27 [Grandson]
      Amanda Milner 25
      Varney P Milner 4
      Mary Milner 2
      Priscilla Ward 87
      Pitt W Milner 18

    4. [S363] A History of the Putnam Family in England and America, Eben Putnam, (Salem, Mass.: Salem Press Publishing and Printing Company, 1891), 1: 393; digital copy of book by Google at <http://bit.ly/2kj6sV0>.

    5. [S362] Georgia, Compiled Marriages, 1754-1850 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997).

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

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