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James Oliver Jelks

James Oliver Jelks

Male 1802 - 1883  (80 years)

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  • Name James Oliver Jelks 
    Born 29 Oct 1802  Halifax County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jul 1883  Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I8815  Dickinson
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2012 

    Father William Jelks 
    Mother Mary Wallace 
    Family ID F2381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Polhill,   b. 09 Aug 1814, Burke County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1895, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1833  Pulaski County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
    +1. Edwin Augustus Jelks, M.D.,   b. 01 Oct 1836, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1908, Quitman, Brooks, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +2. James Oliver Jelks,   b. 04 Jul 1839, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1897, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +3. John Joseph Jelks,   b. 15 Jan 1841, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1911, Macon, Bibb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Mary Martha Melrose Jelks,   b. 31 Dec 1842, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1849, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
    +5. Nathaniel Polhill Jelks, M.D.,   b. 18 Jul 1845, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1911, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +6. Needham Williamson Jelks,   b. 14 Oct 1847, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1876, Lake Jesup, Seminole, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     7. George Jelks,   b. 16 Jul 1850, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Nov 1851, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     8. Emma Jelks,   b. 15 Mar 1854, Hamilton County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1861, Hamilton County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
    +9. Virginia Jelks,   b. Oct 1856, Bellville, Hamilton, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1918, Macon, Bibb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)  [Birth]
    +10. William Augustus Jelks,   b. 05 Sep 1859, Hamilton County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1935, Hawkinsville, Pulaski, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2012 
    Family ID F2382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Jelks, James
    Jelks, James

  • Sources 
    1. [S336414] History of Pulaski County, Georgia, Hawkinsville Chapter DAR, (Atlanta, Georgia: W. W. Brown, 1935), 357.

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

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