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Eldridge H Drewry

Male 1823 - 1878  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name Eldridge H Drewry  [1, 2
    Born ca. 1823  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1860  Line Creek, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military 4 Aug 1863  Griffin, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Enrolled, Co. K, 6th Georgia Infantry State Guards. 
    Residence 1870  Line Creek, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died ca. 1878  Spalding County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eldridge Drewry
    Eldridge Drewry
    Letters Testamentary
    Person ID I1823  Dickinson
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2017 

    Father Edwin Drewry,   b. 6 May 1798, Drewryville, Southampton, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1849, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eliza Jones Williams,   b. 14 Oct 1801, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1855, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F0891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emily O Bell 
    Married 1843  Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William E Drewry
     2. Ferdinand Sylvester Drewry,   b. 25 Dec 1848, Fayette County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1939, Williamson, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F0896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Ann Willoughby 
    Married 1852  Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Drewry,   b. Jul 1856, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ellis Drewry,   b. 1858, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas Drewry,   b. 1860, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elijah Drewry,   b. 1862, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Ida Drewry,   b. 1864, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Allison Drewry,   b. 1866, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Lewis Henry Drewry,   b. 18 Apr 1868, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1934, Spalding County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Family ID F0560  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Line Creek, Spalding, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Enrolled, Co. K, 6th Georgia Infantry State Guards. - 4 Aug 1863 - Griffin, Spalding, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Line Creek, Spalding, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - ca. 1878 - Spalding County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls. Line Creek, Spalding, Georgia, post office Erin, roll M653_136, page 262, image 264.

    2. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870.
    3. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.
    4. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. Line Creek, Spalding, Georgia, post office Griffin, roll 173, page 506, image 627.

    5. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Year: 1850; Census Place: Division 19, Coweta, Georgia; Roll: M432_66; Page: 310A; Image: 434.
      Name: Eldridge H Drury
      Age: 27
      Birth Year: abt 1823
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1850: Division 19, Coweta, Georgia, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 377

      Eldridge H Drury 27
      Emily Drury 23
      Wm E Drury 3
      Ferdinand S Drury 1

    6. [S57] Carded Confederate Service Records , (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Publication Number: M266; Content Source: NARA; National Archives Catalog ID: 586957; Record Group: 109; State: Georgia; Roll: 0213.

    7. [S358] Georgia, Wills and Probate Records, 1742-1992 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015), [ Probate and Guardianship Records For Spalding Co., Ga.; Author: Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Spalding County); Probate Place: Spalding, Georgia].
      Name: Eldridge H Drewry
      Probate Date: 1878
      Probate Place: Spalding, Georgia, USA
      Inferred Death Year: Abt 1878
      Inferred Death Place: Georgia, USA
      Item Description: Letters Testamentary, Vol A-B, 1858-1929