1870 Mortality Schedule
Persons who died during the year ending 1st June 1870 in Oglethorpe County

The column entitled Family Number refers to the family number listed on the 1870 population census.   In some cases, these numbers are off by a few households.  In other cases, they appear to be altogether incorrect. 

Family
Number

Surname

Name

Age

Sex

Color

Married or
Widowed

Place of
Birth

Month of
Death

Occupation

Cause of Death

1258

ANDERSON

John

60

M

B

W

GA

Mar

Farm Laborer

Typhoid Fever

1258

ANDERSON

Laura

60

F

B

M

GA

Feb

Farm Laborer

Typhoid Fever

1925

ARNOLD

Fannie

7m

F

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Diarhoea

1925

ARNOLD

George

1

M

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Pneumonia

1925

ARNOLD

James

10m

M

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Diphtheria

2104

ARNOLD

James

5

M

B

 

GA

Dec

 

Pneumonia

862

BARROW

Elizabeth

6m

F

M

 

GA

May

 

Anaemia

878

BAUGHN

Lela

2

F

W

 

GA

May

 

Dysentery

2114

BAUGHN

Millie

30

F

B

M

GA

Sep

Dom. Servt.

Organic Heart Disease

962

BELL

Ida

10m

F

B

 

GA

Sep

 

Pneumonia

1814

BELL

Jack

1m

M

B

 

GA

Jul

 

Catante

1491

BOLTON

Lucy

1

F

B

 

GA

Jul

 

Smothered in Bed

618

BRAWNER

Betsey

50

F

B

M

GA

Feb

Keeping House

Typhoid Fever

1883

BRAWNER

J. W.

7m

M

W

 

GA

Jul

 

Diarhoea

1799

BRISCOE

Granville

60

M

M

M

GA

Jul

Farmer

Congestive Chills

1994

BURT

Millie

1m

F

W

 

GA

Jun

 

Anaemia

554

BUSBIN

John

79

M

W

M

NC

Nov

Farmer

Paralysis

2120

BUTLER

Peter

63

M

W

M

GA

Apr

Farmer

Apoplexy

817

CALLOWAY

Barton

1

M

B

 

GA

Jun

 

Pneumonia

1631

CALLOWAY

Poney

2

M

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Anaemia

2121

CASH

Katie

70

F

B

W

GA

Jun

None

Marasmus

655

CHILDRESS

Thomas

28

M

W

M

GA

Sep

Farmer

Phthisis Pulmonallis (Consumption)

761

CLARKE

Lewis

14

M

B

 

GA

Sep

Dom. Servt.

Typhoid Fever

1969

COLLINS

James

1m

M

B

 

GA

Sep

 

Hives

1593

COX

Racheal

60

F

M

W

GA

Aug

Invalid

Marasmus

565

CROW

T. S.

1

F

W

 

GA

Jul

 

Worms

875

DALTON

Jessie

70

M

W

M

SC

May

Farmer

Dropsy

600

DILLARD

Antoinett

50

F

W

M

GA

Nov

Keeping House

Typhoid Fever

281

DILLARD

Mary

1

F

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Cholera Infantum

1820

DRAKE

Lucy

80

F

B

W

GA

Jul

Farm Laborer

Typhoid Fever

1694

DUPRE

Joseph

45

M

B

M

GA

Jan

Farm Laborer

Meningitis

2125

EASCO

Victoria

1m

F

W

 

GA

Nov

 

Diphtheria

2258

EBERHART

Fanny

6m

F

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Anaemia

1613

EBERHART

   

F

B

 

GA

Aug

 

Stillborn

2143

ECHOLS

Edna

60

F

B

W

GA

Mar

Keeping House

Dropsy

1593

ECHOLS

Not Named

3

M

B

 

GA

Jul

 

Anaemia

1490

ECHOLS

Rhody

60

F

B

W

GA

Jun

Farm Laborer

Unknown

2011

ECHOLS

Wm.

7

M

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Diphtheria

614

EDWARDS

Clarissa

35

F

B

M

GA

Jul

Keeping House

Typhoid Fever

267

EDWARDS

Josephus

47

M

W

 

GA

Jul

School Teacher

Typhoid Fever

2290

ENGLAND

Infant

   

F

W

 

GA

Oct

 

Stillborn

1238

ENGLAND

Lucetta

4

F

B

 

GA

Jan

 

Burnt Accidentally

1885

FARMER

Abram

2

M

B

 

GA

Jun

 

Diarhoea

1461

FARMER

Levi

70

M

B

W

GA

Apr

None

Marasmus

860

FINCH

Sarah

3

F

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Burnt in flames of house

1544

FREEMAN

Berry

58

M

M

M

GA

Aug

Farm Laborer

Dropsy

2141

GIBSON

Babe

1m

M

W

 

GA

Aug

 

Anaemia

1026

GLENN

Lucinda

30

F

B

M

GA

Mar

Keeping House

Congestion of Brain

2284

GOULDBY

Allen

61

M

W

M

GA

Jun

Farmer

Killed by Horse

1510

GOULSBY

Martha

1m

F

W

 

GA

Jul

 

Cholera Infantum

109

GRANT

Ray

23

M

B

 

GA

Apr

Farm Laborer

Killed by party in disguise called Ku Klux

269

GRESHAM

Grant

12

M

B

 

GA

Apr

Farm Laborer

Meningitis

2146

GRESHAM

Malinda

20

F

B

 

GA

Nov

 

Scrofula

1709

GRIFFIN

John

4m

M

B

 

GA

Jan

 

Pneumonia

1709

GRIFFIN

N. F.

40

F

M

M

GA

Oct

Keeping House

Pneumonia

1831

GRIFFITH

Ella

6m

F

W

 

GA

Jul

 

Killed by a fall

279

HARDMAN

Felix

77

M

W

M

GA

Aug

Farmer

Apoplexy

525

HARRIS

H. S.

3

F

W

 

GA

Jan

 

Colic

977

HARRIS

Phillis

70

F

B

W

GA

Oct

No Occupation

Marasmus

(none)

HAYNES

Warren

57

M

B

W

GA

Jun

Day Laborer

Shot for resisting officer (Homicide)

238

HINTON

G. A.

2m

F

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Anaemia

233

HODGE

Charles

22

M

W

 

GA

Apr

Farm Laborer

Fell out of waggon, run over & killed

679

HOWARD

Matilda

68

F

B

W

GA

Aug

Farm Laborer

Typhoid Fever

1442

HOWARD

Phillis

30

F

B

M

GA

Dec

Farm Laborer

Typhoid Fever

1440

HUFF

Harriet

50

F

B

 

GA

Jun

Dom. Servt.

Cancer of Womb

97

HURT

Babe

1m

M

M

 

GA

Aug

 

Cholera Infantum

104

HURT

Clem

25

F

W

M

GA

Feb

No Occupation

Typhoid Fever

104

HURT

Hallie

23

F

W

M

GA

Dec

No Occupation

Typhoid Fever

104

HURT

Joel

78

M

W

W

GA

Oct

Farmer

Typhoid Fever

98

HURT

Major

22

M

B

 

GA

Aug

Farm Laborer

Meningitis

483

HUTCHESON

Deca

79

F

B

M

VA

Aug

Dom. Servt.

Dropsy

3

Infant

    

M

B

 

GA

May

 

Stillborn

106

JEWEL

A. E.

4m

F

W

 

GA

Sep

 

Cholera Infantum

166

JEWEL

Jane

2

F

B

 

GA

May

 

Scrofula

788

JOHNSON

D. D.

47

M

W

M

GA

Jun

Farmer

Apoplexy

1350

JOHNSON

Noby

3

F

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Catante

459

JOHNSON

Robert

2m

M

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Smothered by Mother

2028

JOHNSON

Wm.

1m

M

W

 

GA

Apr

 

Anaemia

1681

LANE

Baby

  

F

B

 

GA

Jul

 

Stillborn

1836

LANGFORD

Rebecca

45

F

W

M

GA

Jul

Dom. Servt.

Typhoid Fever

448

LUTHE

Magdalene

57

F

W

M

Switzerland

Dec

Keeping House

In Child Birth

959

MARROW

Henry

6m

M

W

 

GA

May

 

Brain Fever

954

MARROW

W. H.

6m

M

W

 

GA

Jun

 

Brain Fever

283

MARTIN

Benjamin

1

M

W

 

GA

Aug

 

Burnt Accidentally

286

MARTIN

Ellen

2

F

B

 

GA

Aug

 

Intermittent Fever

283

MARTIN

Susan

1

F

W

 

GA

Aug

 

Intermittent Fever

286

MARTIN

W. H.

1

M

B

 

GA

Jul

 

Cholera Infantum

1910

MATTOX

Hill

3

M

B

 

GA

Sep

 

Meningitis

1413

MATTOX

Infant

 

M

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Stillborn

1413

MATTOX

Infant

 

M

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Stillborn

1418

MATTOX

J. T.

6m

M

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Diphtheria

1413

MATTOX

Susan

80

F

B

W

VA

Mar

No Occupation

Marasmus

1649

MAXWELL

Ella

2m

F

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Cholera Infantum

2028

McHANNON

Eliza

15

F

B

 

GA

Oct

Farm Laborer

Meningitis

832

McWHORTER

Ellen

6

F

B

 

GA

Oct

 

Burnt in flames of house

165

MEARE

Emily

39

F

W

W

GA

Jul

No Occupation

Typhoid Fever

1995

MILLER

James

1m

M

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Anaemia

1995

MILLER

Nicie

6

F

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Dropsy of Chest

43

MOORE

Anne

1 11/12

F

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Catante

1906

MOORE

Martha

36

F

W

M

GA

Apr

Keeping House

Dropsy of Chest

1546

MOORE

S. Z.

2m

M

B

 

GA

Dec

 

Cholera Infantum

72

NUNNALLY

Harriet

0 m

F

B

 

GA

Jun

 

Diphtheria

1563

OLIVE

Mildred

90

M

B

W

GA

Jun

Pauper

Marasmus

94

PARTEE

Oliver

2

M

M

 

GA

Jul

 

Remittent Fever

980

PAUL

H. C.

20

M

W

 

GA

Sep

Farmer

Billious Fever

2267

POWERS

Betsey

70

F

W

M

GA

Aug

Midwife

Dropsy

2019

POWERS

Naomi

45

F

B

M

GA

Oct

Farm Laborer

Ascites

1737

ROBERTSON

James

1m

M

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Meningitis

1545

ROBINSON

James

1m

M

B

 

GA

Dec

 

Cholera Infantum

1643

SEALS

Ida

1

F

B

 

GA

Feb

 

Anaemia

1642

SMITH

Mack

60

M

B

W

GA

Aug

Farm Laborer

Apoplexy

1642

SMITH

Morgan

21

M

M

 

GA

Jul

Farm Laborer

Poisoned by overdose of Bichloride Mercury

1561

SMITH

Susan

1

F

M

 

GA

Jul

 

Cholera Infantum

2150

SORROW

Samuel

1

M

W

 

GA

Oct

 

Anaemia

2009

STEPHENS

James

1m

F

B

 

GA

Jan

 

Anaemia

2240

STEPHENS

Nicie

10

F

B

 

GA

Jun

Farm Laborer

Meningitis

407

STOKES

Henry

40

M

B

M

GA

Aug

Farm Laborer

Poisoned by taking Bi Cho Mercury

1693

TAYLOR

William

9m

M

B

 

GA

Jan

 

Diphtheria

1553

THOMAS

Steven

1

M

B

 

GA

Sep

 

Colic

1223

TILLER

Samuel

40

M

W

M

GA

May

Farmer

Phthisis Pulmonallis (Consumption)

1289

TILLER

Silvia

45

F

B

?

GA

Mar

Farm Laborer

Typhoid Fever

1933

WALTON

Caleb

35

M

B

M

GA

Jun

None

Rheumatism

907

WILLIAMS

Jane

1m

F

B

 

GA

Mar

 

Anaemia

1662

WILLINGHAM

Chesley

70

M

B

W

GA

Feb

Farm Laborer

Marasmus

1923

WILLINGHAM

Emma

1m

F

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Anaemia

1923

WILLINGHAM

Jack

6m

M

B

 

GA

Jun

 

Pneumonia

1662

WILLINGHAM

   

M

B

 

GA

Aug

 

Stillborn

1926

WORLER

Lucy

1

M

B

 

GA

Jun

 

Anaemia

908

WRIGHT

Mahala

12

F

B

 

GA

Apr

 

Burnt in flames of house

924

YOUNG

Hattie

2

F

W

 

GA

Feb

 

Meningitis

I hereby certify that the whole number of pages returned on this Schedule No. 2 - 130 deaths being nearly 4 pages for the whole of my subdivision and I do further certify that they have been well and truly taken according to law and instructions.
                                                                                                                      Sept. 5th 1870    J. H. Brightwell, Asst. Marshall

 

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