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Early Records of Georgia

Volume 11, Wilkes County

abstracted and compiled by Grace Gillam Davidson,

published in 1933 at Macon, GA

 Submitted by Christina Palmer

Thank you to Donna & CJ Crawford & Jennifer Reddish for your transcription assistance.

 

Original Marriage Bonds

Found amoung original paper, compared with Marriage book 1792-1832, and only those not recorded therein prior to Sept. 1, 1932 were taken.

Early Records  of Georgia, Vol. II, Wilkes County Pagees 321-324

Transcribed by: Christina Palmer

 

[ The County Coordinator has also added the Marriage Records

by Bride as well To Try and help researchers]

 

Arranged by GROOM & BRIDE:

 

Groom

 

Groom Bride Date Notes:
Anderson, John Deerin, Margaret 31 Mar. 1796 Jas. Lackey, Sec. Acknowledged in Registers Office
Billingslea, Francis Vandeman, Jane 21 Dec. 1797 Marriage Contract all property t be divided among the heirs of each, and not to go to each other. John Ringo, Stephen Evans, and Winston Bennett, Sec.
Blalock, David Florence, Peggy 11 Mar. 1796 Andrew Wells, Sec.
Baldwin, John Welborn, Rachel 25 Jan. 1796  
Brown, Phillip Thurman, Sarah 24 Mar. 1796 Thos. Wooten, Sec.
Buchanan, David Cunningham, Elizabeth 17 Feb. 1796 Elijah Reeves, Sec.
Brewer, Barrett Pollard, Melindy 12 Feb. 1794 John Hammell, Sec.
Burroughs, Acquilla Parks, Peggy 06 Dec. 1792 Joseph Echols, Sec.
Brown, Charles M. Tillory, Betsy 20 Feb. 1792 Jas. Rutledge, Sec.
Callaway, Joshua Smith, Salley 09 Jan. 1793 Jos. Callaway, Sec.
Clement, John Robertson, Mrs. Jane 22 Jun. 1792 Consent of Thomas Robertson for himself and Wife
Darden, Buckner Harper, Maria 17 Apr. 1800 Copy of Judge of Probate of Pickering Co., Terr. of Miss.
Goode, William Conner, Elizabeth 18 Jan. 1796  
Gunnals, Willis Akins, Elizabeth Jan. 1800 Note of consent from her father Thos Akins.
Gentry, James Chavis, Elizabeth 04 Jul. 1800 Gentry, James of Lincoln Co. Ga., acknowledge of his marriage to Elizabeth Chavis, only surviving heir of Elizabeth Chavis, late of Wilkes Co. dec'd. and to have in hand $130.00 received from Jas. McLain, Admr. Jul. 4, 1800. Phillip Zimmerman and Stephen Harnsberger Test.
Guise, Peter Lewis, Polly 31 Dec. 1794 John Crosson, Sec.
Gresham, John Scott, Martha Williams 12 Feb. 1794 Jas. Gresham, Sec. Acknowledged in the Registers Office.
George, Travis Greere, Dianna 22 Feb. 1796  
Gholson, Dabney Bullock, Polly 24 Dec. 1793 Wm. Pollard and Thomas Goodwin, Sec.
Hurley, David Green, Mary 29 Jan. 1800 Jas. Hurley, Sec.
Holt, Richard Groce, Sally 15 Aug. 1794 Sally testifies she is of age and has no objection to marry Mr. Richard Holt.
Hitchcock, James Davis, Nancy 22 Jul. 1799 Note of consent from Jonathan Davis for Jas. Hitchcock to take out license to marry his dau. Nancy Davis
Hendley, Darby Slayden, Sarah 23 Aug. 1792 John Henley, Sec.
Hiche, Thomas Bugg, Winney 27 Feb. 1792 Dau. of John Bugg, John Morgan, Sec.
Hudgens, John McNight 29 Sep. 1792  
Jinnings, Robert Phips, Mary 03 Sep. 1794 Samuel Phar, Sec.
Loving, John     ---------- 25 Feb. 1796 note to Edwin Mounger, Clk. to send his marriage license by Maj. Ryan. Bride not named
Layson, James Williams, Elizabeth 23 Apr. 1794 Oliver Layson, Sec. Acknowledged in Registers Office.
Lingo, William Welcher, Susannah 16 Jan. 1796 Jos. Welcher, Sec.
Norris, William Watkins, Nancy 06 Feb. 1792 Dau. of Rhease Watkins. Needham Norris and Moses Watkins, Sec.
Peacock, Rocbert Paxton, Mary 12 Mar. 1796 Note of consent from Mary's grandmother Ellenor Shannon.
Parks, James Hodge, Pheby (Should be Hogue) 06 Nov. 1793 Jonathan Hodge, Sec.
Ray, Solomon Echols, Jane 05 Apr. 1795 Lewis Hammock, Sec.
Robins, William Johnson, Pattey 01 May 1794 John Wylie, Sec.
Shannon, Owen Montgomery, Margit 22 Oct. 1792 Order of John Montgomery to send license by bear, Lewis Salmonds.
Shaw, James Tillory, Sarah 14 Feb. 1792 Samuel Jones and Jos. Prather, Sec.
Trapp, Joseph Thorton, Winny 02 Feb. 1792 Note of consent from Cornelious Cohron, calling Winny his dau-in-law
Tucker, Isaiah Gibson, Sarah 05 Oct. 1793 John Gibson, Sec.
Wade, William Harper, Elizabeth 07 Mar. 1796 Note of consent from Elizabeth's mother Judith Harper.
Wilborn, Ezekiel Striblin, Peggy 05 Nov. 1792  

Bride

Groom Bride Date Notes:
Loving, John     ---------- 25 Feb. 1796 note to Edwin Mounger, Clk. to send his marriage license by Maj. Ryan. Bride not named
Gunnals, Willis Akins, Elizabeth Jan. 1800 Note of consent from her father Thos Akins.
Hiche, Thomas Bugg, Winney 27 Feb. 1792 Dau. of John Bugg, John Morgan, Sec.
Gholson, Dabney Bullock, Polly 24 Dec. 1793 Wm. Pollard and Thomas Goodwin, Sec.
Gentry, James Chavis, Elizabeth 04 Jul. 1800 Gentry, James of Lincoln Co. Ga., acknowledge of his marriage to Elizabeth Chavis, only surviving heir of Elizabeth Chavis, late of Wilkes Co. dec'd. and to have in hand $130.00 received from Jas. McLain, Admr. Jul. 4, 1800. Phillip Zimmerman and Stephen Harnsberger Test.
Goode, William Conner, Elizabeth 18 Jan. 1796  
Buchanan, David Cunningham, Elizabeth 17 Feb. 1796 Elijah Reeves, Sec.
Hitchcock, James Davis, Nancy 22 Jul. 1799 Note of consent from Jonathan Davis for Jas. Hitchcock to take out license to marry his dau. Nancy Davis
Anderson, John Deerin, Margaret 31 Mar. 1796 Jas. Lackey, Sec. Acknowledged in Registers Office
Ray, Solomon Echols, Jane 05 Apr. 1795 Lewis Hammock, Sec.
Blalock, David Florence, Peggy 11 Mar. 1796 Andrew Wells, Sec.
Tucker, Isaiah Gibson, Sarah 05 Oct. 1793 John Gibson, Sec.
Hurley, David Green, Mary 29 Jan. 1800 Jas. Hurley, Sec.
George, Travis Greere, Dianna 22 Feb. 1796  
Holt, Richard Groce, Sally 15 Aug. 1794 Sally testifies she is of age and has no objection to marry Mr. Richard Holt.
Wade, William Harper, Elizabeth 07 Mar. 1796 Note of consent from Elizabeth's mother Judith Harper.
Darden, Buckner Harper, Maria 17 Apr. 1800 Copy of Judge of Probate of Pickering Co., Terr. of Miss.
Parks, James Hodge, Pheby (Should be Hogue) 06 Nov. 1793 Jonathan Hodge, Sec.
Robins, William Johnson, Pattey 01 May 1794 John Wylie, Sec.
Guise, Peter Lewis, Polly 31 Dec. 1794 John Crosson, Sec.
Hudgens, John McNight 29 Sep. 1792  
Shannon, Owen Montgomery, Margit 22 Oct. 1792 Order of John Montgomery to send license by bear, Lewis Salmonds.
Burroughs, Acquilla Parks, Peggy 06 Dec. 1792 Joseph Echols, Sec.
Peacock, Rocbert Paxton, Mary 12 Mar. 1796 Note of consent from Mary's grandmother Ellenor Shannon.
Brewer, Barrett Pollard, Melindy 12 Feb. 1794 John Hammell, Sec.
Jinnings, Robert Phips, Mary 03 Sep. 1794 Samuel Phar, Sec.
Clement, John Robertson, Mrs. Jane 22 Jun. 1792 Consent of Thomas Robertson for himself and Wife
Gresham, John Scott, Martha Williams 12 Feb. 1794 Jas. Gresham, Sec. Acknowledged in the Registers Office.
Hendley, Darby Slayden, Sarah 23 Aug. 1792 John Henley, Sec.
Callaway, Joshua Smith, Salley 09 Jan. 1793 Jos. Callaway, Sec.
Wilborn, Ezekiel Striblin, Peggy 05 Nov. 1792  
Trapp, Joseph Thorton, Winny 02 Feb. 1792 Note of consent from Cornelious Cohron, calling Winny his dau-in-law
Brown, Phillip Thurman, Sarah 24 Mar. 1796 Thos. Wooten, Sec.
Brown, Charles M. Tillory, Betsy 20 Feb. 1792 Jas. Rutledge, Sec.
Shaw, James Tillory, Sarah 14 Feb. 1792 Samuel Jones and Jos. Prather, Sec.
Billingslea, Francis Vandeman, Jane 21 Dec. 1797 Marriage Contract all property t be divided among the heirs of each, and not to go to each other. John Ringo, Stephen Evans, and Winston Bennett, Sec.
Norris, William Watkins, Nancy 06 Feb. 1792 Dau. of Rhease Watkins. Needham Norris and Moses Watkins, Sec.
Baldwin, John Welborn, Rachel 25 Jan. 1796  
Lingo, William Welcher, Susannah 16 Jan. 1796 Jos. Welcher, Sec.
Layson, James Williams, Elizabeth 23 Apr. 1794 Oliver Layson, Sec. Acknowledged in Registers Office.
 
 

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