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DOC#: 159   ST: GA   CNTY: HANC                              PG: 1 of 3
   EVENT: Cemet,Census,Court,Geneal,IGI,Land,Marriage,Milit,Probate,Will
 SOURCE1: The Compiled Records of Hancock County, Georgia.
 SOURCE2: Multiple Sources
  AUTHOR:
     PUB:
NOTES: Data Collected by: John E. Cain                 DATE:
LOCATION: 1211 Maritime Ln.; Wylie, TX 75098     CAT#:
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The data in this document is a compilation of various records that have
been collected concerning this county.  It is by no means complete.
The format of this document is as follows:

CEMETERIES    -
CENSUS        - US, State, Territorial, Tax lists, slave,
COURT         -  All relevant court documents except probate.
GENEALOGIES   -
IGI           - Data from the LDS IGI files.
IMMIGRANTS    - passports, etc
LAND          - Claims, Grants, Patents, Lotteries, Deeds, etc.
MARRIAGES     - From county records, genealogies, IGI, etc.
MILITARY      - Rosters, Records, Pension, DAR, etc.
PROBATE       - Wills, Minutes, Guardian, Inventory and Accounts, etc.
MISCELLANEOUS - Bible Records, Newspapers, Church, County History,
                Historical Accounts.

Data in Brackets indicates source, ex: [LDS #0158333]

SPECIAL NOTES:

Hancock county was formed in 1793 from Greene and Washington counties.
Probate court has birth, death records from 1927, marriage records from
1805.  Clerk of the Superior Court has divorce, civil court records from
1919, land records from 1794.


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1790 ERA CENSUS FROM GEORGIA TAX DIGESTS

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP A B C SL CK
---------- -------- ---- ---- -- ---- --- - - - -- ---
JAMES      CANE     HANC    4 GA 1794 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
JAS        CAIN     HANC    2 GA 1798 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
JNO        CAIN     HANC   18 GA 1796 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
JOHN       CANE     HANC    4 GA 1794 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
JOHN       CANE     HANC   25 GA 1794 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
NATHANIEL  CANE     HANC   25 GA 1794 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
WILLIAM    CANE     HANC    4 GA 1794 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )
WM         CAIN     HANC   18 GA 1796 GTX _ _ _ __ ( )


1800 ERA CENSUS FROM GEORGIA TAX DIGESTS

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP ABCDE FGHIJ K SL CK
---------- -------- ---- ---- -- ---- --- ----- ----- - -- ---
HARDY      CAINES   HANC   28 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
JAMES      CAINE    HANC   56 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
JAMES      CAINE    HANC   58 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
JOHN       CAINE    HANC   56 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
JOHN       CAINE    HANC  126 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
WILLIAM    CAINE    HANC   56 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
WILLIAM    CAINE    HANC   34 GA 1804 GTX _____ _____ _ __ ( )


     THE UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1810 (From LDS Search Files)

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP ABCDE FGHIJ K SL CK
---------- -------- ---- ---- -- ---- --- ----- ----- - -- ---
ELIJAH     CAIN     HANC   35 GA 1812 TAX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
ISAAC      CAIN     HANC   35 GA 1812 TAX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
JAMES      CAIN     HANC   54 GA 1812 TAX _____ _____ _ __ ( )
JOHN       CAIN     HANC   35 GA 1812 TAX _____ _____ _ __ ( )


KEY TO 1820 UNITED STATES CENSUS
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PAGE = Page # on census schedule   G    = White female under age 10
CNTY = County where enumerated     H    = White female age 10 - 16
A    = White male under age 10     I    = White female age 16 - 26
B    = White male age 10 - 16      J    = White female age 26 - 45
C    = White male age 16 - 18      K    = White female over age 45
D    = White male age 16 - 26
E    = White male age 26 - 45
F    = White male over age 45




         THE UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1820 (From LDS Search Files)

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP ABCDEF GHIJK CK
---------- -------- ---- ---- -- ---- --- ------ ----- ---
JOHN       CAIN     HANC  104 GA 1820     100001 11012 ( )
JOHN       CAIN     HANC      GA 1824     ______ _____ ( )


KEY TO 1830 - 1840 UNITED STATES CENSUS
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PAGE = Page # on census schedule   L    = White female under age 5
CNTY = County where enumerated     M    = White female age  5 - 10
A    = White male under age 5      N    = White female age 10 - 15
B    = White male age  5 - 10      O    = White female age 15 - 20
C    = White male age 10 - 15      P    = White female age 20 - 30
D    = White male age 15 - 20      Q    = White female age 30 - 40
E    = White male age 20 - 30      R    = White female age 40 - 50
F    = White male age 30 - 40      S    = White female age 50 - 60
G    = White male age 40 - 50      T    = White female age 60 - 70
H    = White male age 50 - 60      U    = White female age 70 - 80
I    = White male age 60 - 70      V    = White female over age 80
J    = White male age 70 - 80
K    = White male over age 80

       THE UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1850

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP CK
---------- -------- ---- ---- -- ---- --- ---
EDRIA L    CANE     HANC    4 GA 1850     ( )


1850
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Page 102. Dist #59., Susan H. Alford, 62 F Va, EDNA L. CANE, 27, F, Ga.
                     ELISHA CANE, 23, M, Atty, Ga
                     A H H Dawson, 29, M, Atty, Ky

       THE UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1860

FIRST NAME LASTNAME CNTY PAGE ST YEAR TYP CK
---------- -------- ---- ---- -- ---- --- ---

Page 224.  J. CAIN, 50, wm, Carpenter, GA; M. CAIN, 40, wf, SC; M. CAIN,
30, wf, GA; N. CAIN, 18, wf,; R. CAIN, 15, wf; J. CAIN, 13, wm; T. CAIN,
11, wm; F. M. CAIN, 9, wm;  M. CAIN, 8, wf;


1870
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#1580, CAIN, JAMES, 35, M, W, Ga.; MARY, J, 31, F; WILLIAM J., 8, M;
FRANCIS M, 4, M; MARY J. w 5/12; JANEY

1880
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112 Dist., #102:  CAIN, WILLIAM w m May 47, Ga.Ga.Ga.; MARY J, 40 Jan,
wife; WILLIAM, 17 Jun, son; FM, 12 Jan, son; LEANN, 10 May, dau;
MARGARET, 6, dau; NANCY, 3 Feb, dau; MARY 1/2, dau; MAY, dau.

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TAX DIGESTS

Ref  Year  Name             Mil dist   Acre   Situate  Adj        Granted
---  ----  ----             --------   ----   -------  ---        -------
C25  1794  Cane, James      Eiland
C25  1794  Cane, John         ..
C25  1794  Cane, John       Whitfield
C25  1794  Cane, Nathaniel    ..
C25  1794  Cane, William    Eiland

E19  1795  Cain, John       Whitfield  250    Powell   Mapp       self
E19  1795  Cain, John         ..       100    Fort     Hughes     self
E19  1795  Cain, John         ..       287.5  Fort     Hughes     self
E19  1795  Cain, William    Carter     575    Buffalo  Earnest    Jones
E19  1795  Cain, William    Carter     360    Buffalo  Jones      self
E19  1795  Cain, William    Carter     160    Buffalo  Jones      self
E19  1795  Cain, John       Carter
E19  1795  Cain, James      Carter
E19  1795  Cain, James(agt) Carter     575    Buffalo  Hamilton   Dennis

E23  1796  Cain, Wm.        Eiland     1099   Buffalo  Bonner
E23  1796  Cain, Jas.        ..        574             Mitchell
E23  1796  Cain, Jno.        ..

E19  1802  Cain, John       Slaughter
E19  1802  Cain, John,Sr     ..        250    Ogechee  Mapp       self
E19  1802  Cain, Hardy      Graves     250             Games  Tankerly
E20  1802  Cain, William    Lewis      1127   Buffalo  Earnest Jones
E20  1802  Cain, James      Lewis      375    Buffalo  Hamilton Wiggins
E20  1802  Cain, John       Lewis      122    Buffalo  Bonner Cain

E23  1804  Caine, William   Graybill   .
E23  1804  Caine, John      Eiland     123    Buffalo  Bonner     .
E23  1804  Caine, William    ..        575    Buffalo  Earnest
E23  1804  Caine, William    ..        570    Buffalo  Earnest
E23  1804  Caine, James(agt) ..        574    Buffalo  Hamilton
E23  1804  Caine, James      ..
C25  1804  Caine, John      Slaughter
C25  1804  Caine, William   Graybill
C25  1804  Caines, Hardy    Graybill

E24  1812  Cain, Isaac      Hart
E24  1812  Cain, John       Hart       250    Powell   Mapp
E24  1812  Cain, Elijah     Hart       177    Shoulderbone, Patillo, Cain
 (Elijah actually in Greene co.)
E24  1812  Cain, James      Harwell    574    Buffalo  Reese

E20  1813  Cain, John       Harper     250    Buffalo  Powell     Mapp
E20  1813  Cain, Isaac       ..
E20  1813  Cain, Elijah      ..        155.5  Shoulderbone, Shockley,Cain
 (Elijah actually in Greene co.)
E20  1813  Cain, James(agt) Thweat     575    Buffalo  Reese



B = Blank, P = Prize,
1 draw = Batchelor, 2 draws = Man w/ family or Widow w/ minor

Second Land Lottery:  Ocmulgee lands (only lucky draws kept)
John Cain, Capt. Thomas dist.


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MINUTES OF INFERIOR COURT  (Tape 222100)

(Hancock County Minutes of Inferior Court, Page 15) E23
24 June 1795.  Application was made by John Barron, adm of Alexander
Miller, dec. for sale of lands adj. to JAMES CAIN, William Mitchell.

(Hancock County Minutes of Inferior Court, Page 45) E23
6 June 1796.  A Juror, JOHN CAIN.  He was sworn 2 Nov 1796.

(Hancock County Minutes of Inferior Court, Page 73) E23
31 July 1797. Juror WILLIAM CAIN.

(Hancock County Minutes of Inferior Court, Page 167) E23
07 Sep 1804.  WILLIAM CAIN, a juror.

(Hancock County Minutes of Inferior Court, Page 185) E23
30 July 1805.  JOHN CAIN,SR,  a juror.

(Hancock Minutes of Inf. Court for County Purposes, Page 11) E23
12 July 1800.  ..that the road from Buffaloe at the widow Hunters to
Eiland's Mill, 22nd dist. & the following hands to work it:  JOHN CAIN,
JAMES CAIN, WM.  CAIN, Jr.

(Hancock Minutes of Inf. Court for County Purposes, Page 95) E23
27 Jan 1804.  Ordered that Hugh Horton, Samuel Hawkins & William Horton
be commissioners to lay out a road the nearest and best way from HARDY
CAIN'S Landing on the Oconee River to the road leading from Sparta to the
Cedar Shoals.

(Hancock Minutes of Inf. Court for County Purposes, Page 110) E24
11 May 1804.  Road from Mrs. Hunters plantation to Eiland's Mill on
Buffaloe & that the following hands work theron.  viz: JAMES CAIN, JOHN
CAIN.

(Hancock Minutes of Inf. Court for County Purposes, Page 181) E24
7 Apr 1806.  Ordered that the following persons be authorized to
establish public ferries to the Eastern Bank of Oconee River in this
County:
To HARDY CAIN on the road leading from Sparta to his landing.

(Hancock Minutes of Inf. Court for County Purposes, Page 199) E24
1 Dec 1806.  Joseph Caar, Senr overseer of road from CAIN'S ferry to
Chas.  McDonald.








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THE CAINS
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One of the Cain families living in Hancock County Georgia from
approximately 1785 to 1806 was that of WILLIAM CAIN, Sr.  WILLIAM came
from Orange County North Carolina about 1785 and left for Mississippi
Territory (Wilkinson co.) about 1806.

(For the forebears of WILLIAM CAIN, Sr., see Cain152.doc [Orange co. NC])


         WILLIAM CAIN, Sr (2) - b c1740 Balt. co., Md; m ? in NC; Rev.
            |War soldier; after war settled briefly in Hancock co., GA;
            |moved to Mississippi Terr. c1804; d1818 Wilkinson co. MS.
            |
            JOHN CAIN (3) - b1770 Orange co., NC; m Martha Johnson;
            |  |d 1851 Amite co., Ms.
            |  |
            |  SARAH - b1790 Hancock co., GA; d1811 Amite co., MS
            |  |
            |  JANE - b1792 Hancock co., GA; m1811 Moses Seale.
            |  |
            |  ELIZABETH - b1794 Hancock co., GA; m Meredith Bonds
            |  |
            |  WILLIAM - b1795 Hancock co., GA; d1819 Amite co., MS
            |  |
            |  ANDREW - b1797 Hancock co., GA; m (1) Eunicy Day (2) Mary
            |  |Ann McGehee; Left Amite co. for Morehouse parish LA
            |  |c1849. Returned to Amite and died 1881. Bur. Zion Hill
            |  |Bapt. Church.
            |  |
            |  MARGARET - b1799 Hancock co., GA; m Rowland Wilkinson;
            |  |
            |  ELIJAH - b1801 Hancock co., GA; m Mary Knox; d c1847 Amite
            |  |
            |  NANCY - b1804 Hancock co., GA; m Wright Seale; d1842 Amite
            |          co., MS; Bur. Zion Hill Bapt. Church.
            |
            JAMES CAIN (2) - b c1770 Orange co., NC; d1837 Wilkinson co.,
            | Ms. (may have been father to Archibald W. Cain)
            |
            NANCY CAIN - m______ Hall; d in Georgia.
            |  |
            |  WILLIAM HALL - Lived in Wilkinson co., MS;
            |  |
            |  SAMUEL HALL - Lived in Wilkinson co., MS;
            |  |
            |  SARAH HALL - Lived in Wilknison co., MS; m Theo. Poole;
            |  |
            |  NANCY HALL - Lived in Wilkinson co., MS;
            |
            FANNY CAIN - m David Irwin; d c1848 Yazoo co., Ms.
            |
            MARGARET CAIN - m Lewis Cason; d 1845 Wilkinson co., Ms.
            |
            ALLEN CAIN - m Sarah ______; d 1835 Wilkinson co., Ms.
            |  |
            |  HUGH CAIN
            |  |
            |  JAMES CAIN
            |  |
            |  WILLIAM CAIN - d1841 Wilkinson co., MS;
            |  |
            |  DORRINDA - m William Hall; d 1846 Wilkinson co., Ms.
            |  |
            |  FRANCES (FANNY) - m (1) Jesse Jones, (2) Thomas H  Bacon |
            |  |
            |  ADALINE - m H M Button
            |
            WILLIAM CAIN, Jr (3) - d 1831 (?) Wilkinson co., Ms.
               |(probably was the father of Archibald W. Cain.)
               |
               ARCHIBALD W. CAIN - b c1801 Hancock co., Ga; m (1) 1828
                   Sarah Ann Logan; m (2) 1831 Julia Ann Cox; moved to
                   Amite co., Ms. in 1835; moved to Caldwell pa., La. in
                   1858; d c1866 in Caldwell pa., La. (?).


For Continuation of the Family of WILLIAM CAIN, SR., see Cain208.doc
[Wilkinson co. MS] and Cain040.doc [Amite co. MS].

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    GENEALOGY OF WILLIAM CAIN (d1733) OF BERTIE COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA

The Majority of this information was collected and compiled by Mrs.
Mildred Ezell of Stone Mountain Georgia.

      WILLIAM CAIN, Sr: Owned land in Albemarle Co. NC.  Probably lived
         |Bertie Co. NC.  His will is in file of loose wills in NC
         |Archives dated 3 Mar 1732. Wife Elizabeth.
         |
         WILLIAM CAIN, Jr: b c1705, will in Edgecombe, NC 3 Aug 1757;
         |  |named as eldest son of William Cain, Sr above.  Married
         |  |c1735 Sarah Braswell.
         |  |
         |  ELISHA CAIN: b c1739 Bertie Co. NC; d c1805; m Martha Blake.
         |  |  |
         |  |  JAMES CAIN: b bef 1802; d abt 1812 Franklin Co. MS. m
         |  |  |Elizabeth.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  DEMPSEY P CAIN: b abt 1795; d 1864 Smith Co. TX.  m (1)
         |  |  |  |1833 Amanda Knox, m (2) 1842 Mary Ann Hereford.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  SARAH AMANDA CAIN: (mother Amanda Knox) b 1836 LA;
         |  |  |  |  |d 1870 LA.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  (twin) CAIN: (mother Amanda Knox) b 1836 LA; d 1836
         |  |  |  |  |LA.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  DEMPCY JAMES CAIN: (mother Amanda Knox) b 1838 West
         |  |  |  |  |Baton Rouge Ph, LA; d c1864 CSA.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  (twin) CAIN: (mother Amanda Knox)b 1838; d 1838;
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  REBECCA CAIN: d c1840.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  HARDY CAIN: d 1840 Livingston Ph LA; m Mary Ann Thames;
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  MARY CAIN
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  REBECCA CAIN: d bef 1830, Franklin Co. MS; m Henry
         |  |  |  |   C Oates 30 Dec 1819 Franklin Co. MS;
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  SUSANNAH CAIN: d abt 1837 W Baton Rouge Ph, LA;
         |  |  |  |   m John King Pickett.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  JAMES CHRISTIAN CAIN: b c1803 SC; d aft 1870; m Ann
         |  |  |  |   Duke Kelly.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  JOHN BALDWIN CAIN: d Nov 1835; m Susan McArthur.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  KNOX CAIN:
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  ELISHA R. CAIN: d 1832 St Helena Ph, LA;
         |  |  |
         |  |  REBECCA CAIN
         |  |  |
         |  |  WILLIAM CAIN:
         |  |  |
         |  |  CHRISTIN (CHRISTIAN?) CAIN: b bef 1802;
         |  |  |
         |  |  HARDY CAIN: b c1768 NC; d 1814 Amite Co. MS; m c1780
         |  |  |  |Nash Co. NC, Mary Foreman.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  JAMES CAIN: b c1793 Chatham Co. NC; d 1834 Franklin Co.
         |  |  |  |  |MS; m 19 Nov 1811 Amite Co. MS, Anna Johnson;
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  DEMPSEY BENTON CAIN: b 31 Mar 1813 Amite Co. MS;
         |  |  |  |  |  |d Nov 1885 Franklin Co. MS; m (1) Sarah W.
         |  |  |  |  |  |McCall (2) Rebecca Holloway [had all children
         |  |  |  |  |  |by this wife] (3) Tempy Dillon Seal (4) Mary.
         |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  ELIZABETH REBECCA CAIN: b 1836 Franklin Co MS;
         |  |  |  |  |  |d 1853 Franklin Co. MS.
         |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  JAMES ISAIAH CAIN: b 26 Oct 1837 Franklin Co MS;
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |d 30 Apr 1883 Franklin Co MS; m (1) Sarah
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |F Herrington (2) Adaline V Godbold;
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  HIRAM CALVIN CAIN: (mother SFH) b 1860 MS.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  JAMES ISAIAH CAIN, JR: (mother SFH) b 1862; d
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |   1959; m (1) Annie B Holmes, (2) Emma Seale
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  FRANCES REBECCA CAIN: (moth SFH) b Jan 1865;
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |d 1918; Kirkland Labright:
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  HEZEKIAH HINDS CAIN: (moth SFH) b May 1867;
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |d 1943; m (1) Fannie Oliver, (2) Cora Grice,
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |(3) Loretta Taylor.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  DEMPSEY BENTON CAIN: (moth SFH) b 1869; d
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |   1967 m (1) Emily Bostick, (2) Watsie
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |   Nowlin.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  SARAH DELIA CAIN: (moth SFH) b 1871 m S Cowart
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  ELIZABETH CHRISTIAN CAIN: (moth SFH) b 1874
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |m J E Laird.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  ANNA FLORENCE CAIN: (moth SFH) b 1877.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  MINNIE MINERVA CAIN: (moth SFH) b 1879.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  ARIE CAROLINE CAIN: (moth AVG) b 1882;
         |  |  |  |  |  |    m Jefferson H Cotten.
         |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  MARY A. CAIN: b c1839 Franklin Co. MS; d aft1880.
         |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  HARDY H CAIN: b 1841 Franklin Co. MS; d Jun 1863
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |CSA, Cold Creek, AL.  m 1863 Ann E Parsons.
         |  |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  |  ALICE CAIN: b 1863 MS; d aft 1883; m Bernard
         |  |  |  |  |  |     M. Campbell
         |  |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  |  VIRGINIA CAIN: b 19 Apr 1846 Franklin Co. MS; d
         |  |  |  |  |     4 Jun 1929; m (1)Charles Gammill, (2) George W
         |  |  |  |  |     Byrd.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  HARDY CAIN: b 20 Sep 1814 MS; d 27 Sep 1881 Franklin
         |  |  |  |  |  |Co MS; m Emily Crider.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  SARAH (SALLY) CAIN: b 9 Jul 1816 Franklin Co MS;
         |  |  |  |  |   d 26 Apr 1896: m (1) Wiley Wells, (2) David
         |  |  |  |  |   Dixon.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  ELIZABETH C (BETSY) CAIN: b c1818 MS; d aft 1849;
         |  |  |  |  |   m Redden Byrd.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  ELISHA (LISHA) CAIN: b c1820 MS; d 1870/1880; m
         |  |  |  |  |  |Sarah (Sally) Wactor;
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  MARY CAIN: b c1812; d bef 7 Jan 1849; m Wm Harkness.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  REBECCA F CAIN: b 25 Mar 1824; d 6 Feb 1840;
         |  |  |  |  |   m 1840, James Wright Rhodes.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  JAMES CAIN: m 1859, Julia Ann Martin.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  LENORAH LEE (NORA) CAIN: b 8 Sep 1829; d 8 Oct 1905;
         |  |  |  |  |   m 1845, Dennis Hemby.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  ANNA VIRGINIA CAIN: b 1831; d c1905; m Edward Byrd.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  ISAIAH CAIN: b c1795 Chatham Co NC; d 3 Jan 1855; m
         |  |  |  |  |1820, Mary (Polly) Butler;
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  MARY B. CAIN: b 21 Nov 1822, Amite Co MS; d 8 Sep
         |  |  |  |  |   1843 MS; m 1840, Joseph R. Cotten.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS CAIN: b 28 Jan 1825 MS; d 22
         |  |  |  |  |   Jan 1867 Ashley Co AR; m Martha G. Maxwell.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  LUCRETIA VIRGINIA Q CAIN: b 5 May 1830, Amite Co MS;
         |  |  |  |  |   d 16 Jun 1895; m James Malcom Causey.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  JAMES J. CAIN: b c1833 Amite Co MS; d 26 Mar 1864;
         |  |  |  |  |   m Rebecca E Bates.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  ELIZABETH L CAIN: b 11 Jun 1837; m Ivy T Kinabrew.
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  FRANCES ANN CAIN: b 18 Sep 1839, Amite Co MS;
         |  |  |  |  |   d 12 Jan 1893, Franklin Co. MS; m William
         |  |  |  |  |   McKowen Dunn:
         |  |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  |  HARDY H CAIN: b 1842.
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  MARY CAIN: b c 1808; Hancock Co GA; m 1823 John W
         |  |  |  |   Moore;
         |  |  |  |
         |  |  |  WILLIAM FOREMAN CAIN: b 15 May 1810, Franklin Co. MS;
         |  |  |     |d 29 May 1876; m (1) Huldah Wroten, (2) Minerva
         |  |  |     |Caroline Quin.
         |  |  |     |
         |  |  |     ISAIAH HARDY CAIN: (moth: MCQ) b Apr 1847; m Helen
         |  |  |     |   Amanda Platt.
         |  |  |     |
         |  |  |     ANNIE VIRGINIA CAIN: b c1849, Pike co. MS.
         |  |  |
         |  |  ABSALOM CAIN
         |  |  |
         |  |  SARAH CAIN:
         |  |  |
         |  |  CINTHY CAIN:
         |  |  |
         |  |  DEMPSEY CAIN:
         |  |
         |  ARCHIBALD CAIN: b bef 1746 NC. m Patty ________.
         |  |
         |  WILLIAM CAIN: b bef 1746 NC.; m Lucy Berry.
         |
         HARDY CAIN: b c1707 Bertie Co. NC; d c1755; m Rachel _______.
         |  |
         |  ISABELL CAIN: b before 1755. d aft 1755.
         |  |
         |  PEURITY CAIN: b bef 1755; d aft 1755
         |  |
         |  SARAH CAIN: b bef 1755; d aft 1755.
         |  |
         |  (UNITY?) CAIN: b bef 1755; d aft 1755.
         |
         PATIENCE CAIN: b c1710.
         |
         UNIS CAIN: b c1713.
         |
         JAMES CAIN: b c1715; d Jun 1761. m Rebbecca Moore.
         |  |
         |  DELILAH CAIN: b bef 1761 Bertie Co. NC.
         |  |
         |  PENELOPE CAIN: b bef 1761 Bertie Co. NC.
         |  |
         |  ELIZABETH CAIN: b bef 1761 Bertie Co. NC.
         |  |
         |  MARY CAIN: b bef 1761 Bertie Co. NC.
         |  |
         |  JAMES CAIN: b bef 1761 Bertie Co. NC.; m Margaret _______.
         |  |  |
         |  |  DUNCAN CAIN: b abt 1778 NC; m Elizabeth ________.
         |  |  |
         |  |  JAMES CAIN: b c1780 NC; m Polly Jones.
         |  |  |
         |  |  HARDY CAIN: b c 1780 NC;
         |  |  |
         |  |  ARCHIBALD CAIN: b c1780 NC.
         |  |
         |  ANN CAIN: b bef 1761.
         |  |
         |  HARDY CAIN b bef 1761 Bertie NC; d abt Jul 1774 unmarried.
         |  |
         |  JACOB CAIN: b bef 1761 Bertie Co. NC
         |
         SARAH CAIN
         |
         RACHEL CAIN











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CAIN, MARGARET daughter of JOHN CAIN / Martha Johnson, born 12 Dec 1799,
Submitted 21 Jan 1974lg, Batch #7321801, Ser Sheet# 87.



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PASSPORTS ISSUED BY GOVERNORS OF GEORGIA
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(Page 15 - Mon. 29 Feb 1808)
Ordered:
   That passports through the Creek Nation be prepared for WILLIAM CAIN
and David Irwin with the families - which were prepared and signed.

Page 056.
(Page 3. - Saturday 11 Nov 1809)
On reccomendation, Ordered:
   That a passport be prepared for HARDY CAIN to travel through the Creek
Nation of Indians - which was presented and signed.

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HEADRIGHTS AND BOUNTY GRANTS
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1803   CAIN, JOHN  123.5 acres.  Grant Book EEEEE, Page 366  (C111)

1805 LAND LOTTERY
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Name            Ser    Draw   County of res.
----            ---    ----   -------------
Cain, James     970    B B    Hancock
Cain, John      848    B B    Hancock
Cain, John Sr   973    B B    Hancock
Cain, William   836    B B    Hancock

1821 & 1822 GEORGIA LAND LOTTERY
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Res    Name               M/dist    LL#    Sect.     County (wh.drwn)  PG
---    ----               ------    ----   -----     ------            --
Hanc   Cane, John Sr.     Cane      193    3         Appling           62
Hanc   Cain, John         Miller    234    2         Irwin             62
Hanc   Cane, Elijah       Cane      384    5         Early             62

DEED INDEX
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Grantor              Grantee              Date        ST CNTY BK  Page
-------------------- -------------------- ----------- -- ---- --- ----
Eady, John           Cain, John           12 Nov 1787 GA HANC   D  178
Cain, John & Eliz    Bowen, Ephraim       29 Apr 1789 GA HANC   D  359
Johnson, Alexander   Bonner, James        25 Jan 1797 GA HANC   D  386
Mathis, Jeremiah     Kain, William M      22 Jul 1800 GA HANC   D  526
Montgomery, Joseph   Likham, Moses        20 Dec 1800 GA HANC   E   54
Hutcheson, Benjamin  Cain, Hardy          17 Nov 1800 GA HANC   E  190
Earnest, George      Cain, William        01 Dec 1800 GA HANC   F  151
Earnest, George      Cain, William        14 Jul 1802 GA HANC   F  153
Cain, John Sr        Askew, William       31 Mar 1801 GA HANC   F  159
Cain, John           Peterson, Thomas B   15 Jan 1806 GA HANC   G  283
Cain, William        Peterson, Thomas B   03 Oct 1805 GA HANC   G  306
Cain, John & Mary    Asher, Joshua        25 Feb 1805 GA HANC   G  327
Baker, James         Cain, William        04 Oct 1805 GA HANC   H  121
Caine, John          Tyson, Job           17 Feb 1802 GA HANC   H  165
Cain, William Jr     Bonner, Hubbard      26 Oct 1807 GA HANC   H  397
Cain, John           Griggs, William      18 May 1812 GA HANC   L  266
Cain, James          Hamilton, Duke       02 Jan 1815 GA HANC   M  283
Cain, John           Hitchcock, William   27 Feb 1824 GA HANC   N  465
Cain, William        Pinkston, James      02 Feb 1805 GA HANC   O  225
Battle, Jesse B      Cain, Elisha         13 Jan 1854 GA HANC   Q  649
Cain, Elisha         Lewis, David W          Dec 1851 GA HANC   R   77
Johnston, Richard M  Cain, Elisha         06 May 1851 GA HANC   R   79
Cain, Elisha et al   Gardner, Benton      02 Feb 1856 GA HANC   R  133
Cain, John           McGlaughten, Joseph  18 Nov 1792 GA HANC  AB   47
Johnson, Peter       Johnson, John        12 Oct 1795 GA HANC  AB  167

DEEDS
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(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book D, Page 178) E20
12 Nov 1787.  John Eady of Wilkes co. to JOHN CAIN for 7# sterling, 287
ac in Washington co. adj land of JOHN CAIN, Theophilus Wyatt & Nathaniel
Coats & Vacant.  s/ John Eady.  Wit: Benj. Catching, JP, Benja. Welch.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book D, Page 359) E20
29 Apr 1789.  JOHN CAIN & wife Elizabeth of Wilkes co. to Ephraim Bowen
for 100# sterling money of Georgia, 287 acres in Washington co. on fork
of Buffalow cr.  adj. Thomas Grey, Wm. Cureton, vacant, granted to sd
JOHN CAIN 12 Oct 1785.  s/ JOHN CAIN, ELIZABETH  (X) CAIN.  Wit: MORRIC
CAIN, Micajah (X) Prewitt..  JOHN CAIN receipt wit: by MORRIC CAIN.

(Hancock County Georgia, Deed Book AB, Page 47) E20
18 Nov 1792.  JOHN CAIN of Wilkes co., Ga. to Joseph McGlaughten of SC,
60# lawful money of Ga. 287.5 acres on Watery fork of Buffaloe, grant to
Thomas Gray 17 Oct 1785 & by him to said JOHN CAIN rec. in Washington co.
s/JOHN CAIN, ELIZABETH CAIN.  Wit: John Tolbot, JP; Isaac Davis Morgan,
Alexander Murphy.

(Hancock County Georgia, Deed Book AB, Page 167) E20
12 Oct 1795.  Peter Johnson of Greene co. to John Johnston on Powell's
Cr.  bounded by Slaughter, James Hardwick, & NW by JOHN CAIN's land.
s/Peter Jackson.  Wit: John Rogers, Thomas Credelle, Thos. Sparks,
Abraham Womack, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia, Deed Book D, Page 386) E20
25 Jan 1797.  Alexander Johnson of Hancock to James Bonner 100# lawful
money of Georgia. 287 ac on Buffaloe adj. land of WILLIAM CAIN.
s/Alexander Johnson.  Wit: Davis Long JP, WILLIAM CAIN.  Reg. 8 May 1800.

(Hancock County Georgia, Deed Book D, Page 526) E20
22 July 1800.  Heretofore a marriage solemized between Jeremiah Mathews &
Mary Bowen both of Hancock.  Mary in her own right at time of marriage
had 100 ac on Rocky Creek where she resided at time of marriage & also
$600, transfers to WILLIAM M. KAIN, bro of said Mary, bond for $600, in
trust.  s/Jeremiah Mathis.  Wit: Hick Colby, Dd. Terrell.

(Hancock County Georgia, Deed Book E, Page 190) E21
17 Nov 1800.  Benjamine Hutcheson to HARDY CAIN $450 orig. grant to
William Wilkey & part of the tract the grant was to Thomas Hamilton 152
ac in Hancock on Oconee river adj. the cross shoals survey, along
Tankerslreys line, Isham Philip's line, Robert McGonness & Joseph
McGoney's land (probably McGomery).  s/Benjamine Hutchinson.  Wit: Peter
McFarlin, William Horton.

(Hancock County Georgia, Deed Book F, Page 151) E21
1 Dec 1800.  George Earnest to WILLIAM CAIN $50, 62ac on Buffaloe bounded
W by CAIN's land, N by Green, Earnest's land, grant to William Binson 24
Mar 1797.  s/George Earnest.  Wit: John Brown.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book E, Page 54) E21
20 Dec 1800.  Wilkes Co.  Joseph Montgomery of Hancock & wife Polley to
Moses Likham (Lipham?), Wilkes Co., $425, 130 ac in Hancock adj.
Mongomarce, Oconee River.  s/Joseph Montgomery, Polly (X) Montgomery.
Wit: JACOB CAIN, Henry McCoy, W. McFarling.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book F, Page 159) E21
31 Mar 1801.  JOHN CAIN, Senr. of Hancock to William Askew $125, 500ac
adj.  William Grigg & John Wh(crease)lurot's line. to John W_____ by
grant 16 Sep 1785. Wit: JOHN CAIN, Junr., CATY CAIN, Benjm. Whitfield,
JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book H, Page 165) E21
17 Feb 1802.  JOHN CAINE of Wilkes & Job Tyson of Hancock $1500, on
Buffaloe cr.  287ac grant of JOHN CAINE Jan 1786; also 287 ac adj above
tract, grant to John Early 15 Nov 1785.  s/JOHN CAIN.  Wit: Geo. Walker,
Bird Terrell, Benj.  Whitfield, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book F, Page 153) E21
14 July 1802.  George Earnest to WILLIAM CAIN $50 on Buffaloe bounded by
sd Earnest and CAIN's land, grant to sd Earnest 17 Feb 1802.  Wit: Neke
Harvey, Zephariah Harvey, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book G, Page 327) E21
25 Feb 1805.  JOHN CAIN & his wife MARY CAIN to Joshua Asher (Acky?) $500
on Fort's creek adj. Grigg, Widow Lyon 222ac grant to John Wall adj.
Trip's, vacant. s/JOHN CAIN, MARY (X) CAIN.  Wit: Wyatt Collier, Tho.
Sparks, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book O, Page 225) E22
2 Feb 1805.  WILLIAM CAIN of Hancock to James Pinkston $100, 10ac on
Buffaloe cr. adj. James Pinkston & vacant, sd CAIN, grant to WILLIAM
CAIN.  s/WILLIAM CAIN.  Wit: Joshua Stevens, Wm. Gilliland, JP. Rec. 27
Sep 1834.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book G, Page 306) E21
3 Oct 1805.  WILLIAM CAIN of Hancock to Thomas B. Peterson $3150, 1135ac
on Buffaloe Cr. bounded by George Earnest, Bonner, Pinkston, Rees,
unknown, Greene, granted to Nathan Jones, he to Jonathan Jones, part to
sd. WILLIAM CAIN, part to William Binion & part to George Earnest.
s/WILLIAM CAIN.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book H, Page 121) E21
4 Oct 1805.  James Baker to WILLIAM CAIN of Hancock $60 on Buffaloe cr.
64ac adj. sd Baker, Hubard Bonner.  s/James Baker.  Wit: Jno. Crowder JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book G, Page 283) E21
15 Jan 1806.  JOHN CAIN of Hancock to Thomas B. Peterson $100, 40ac on
Buffaloe cr. bounded S by Peterson's land, McDonnell. orig grant to JOHN
CAIN 26 Apr 1803. s/JOHN CAIN.  Wit: John Turner, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book H, Page 397) E21
26 Oct 1807.  WILLIAM Junr. of Hancock to Hubbard Bonner $60 on Buffaloe
cr.  64ac.  s/WILLIAM CAIN.  Wit: Richard Gray, James Gray, Hartwell
Gary, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book L, Page 266) E21
18 May 1812.  JOHN CAIN of Hancock to William Griggs $400, 100ac on Fort
Creek adj CAIN's land, Grigg, Brown.  s/JOHN CAIN.  Wit: MARY (x) CAIN,
Nancy Coleman, Jesse Blakey.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book M, Page 283) E21
2 Jan 1815.  JAMES CAIN of Orange Co. NC to Duke Hamilton of Hancock
$3500, grant to Abraham Deines & William Wiggins 287 ac. s/JAMES CAIN.
Wit: John Abercrombie, Hartwell Gary, JP.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book N, Page 465) E22
27 Feb 1824.  JOHN CAIN of Hancock to William Hitchcock $1100, 200ac on
Swift Creek, Buffaloe Waters, grant to John Talbot 1787. s/JOHN CAIN,
SARAH (x) CAIN.  Wit: John Osborn, Isaiah (x) Graham, William Miller, JP.
Rec. 16 Feb 1829.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book R, Page 79) E22
6 May 1851.  Richard M. Johnston to ELISHA CAIN $200, 1/2 house & ground
in Sparta #14 facing public square, now an attorney office & lately
deeded to Johnston & Thomas by Henry Hurst, adm. of Burwell Ingram decd.
& described in sd deed as "medical shop".  s/R. M. Johnston.  Wit: Theo.
J. Smith J/C, E. F.  Cothum.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book R, Page 77) E22
Dec 1851.  ELISHA CAIN to David W. Lewis $200 lot in Sparta #14 facing
public square. s/ELISHA CAIN.  Wit: John W. Scott.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book Q, Page 649) E22
13 Jan 1854.  Jesse B. Battle to ELISHA CAIN $1200 lot in Sparta, N & E
of Meth.  Episc. Church on Augusta Road.  s/Jesse B. Battle.  Wit: James
N.  Harris, L. T.  Battle, Henry L. Battle. J/C.

(Hancock County Georgia Deed Book R, Page 133) E22
2 Feb 1856.  William Fraling Samuel A. Pardue, Ezekiel F. Cothern, George
W.  Watkins, & ELISHA CAIN, all of Hancock to Benton R. Gardner of
Baldwin...CAIN, etc to the Hancock Manufacturing co.---a note-- 16 ac
near Sparta known as the factory. s/Wm. Fraling, Saml A. Pardue, George
W.  Watkins, E. F. Cothern, ELISHA CAIN, B. R. Gardner by his atty. Wm.
Fralees.  Wit: Henry Rogers.

                              PLATS

(Hancock County Georgia Plat Book DDb2, No. 8) E13
6 Jun 1796.  William Griggs. Bounded by William Griggs, CAIN, N. Hurd.

(Hancock County Georgia Plat Book DD, Page 572, No. 1598) E13
6 Nov 1797.  JOHN CAIN.  123 1/2 acres, Buffalo cr., Chain Carriers Wm.
Jackson, Benj. Mitchell.  Bounded by James Bonner, WILLIAM CAIN, William
Jackson.

(Hancock County Georgia Plat Book DD, No. 1599)
3 Jun 1799.  George Earnest.  217 acres. Chain Carriers: Harrison Jones,
Moses Bozman.  Bounded by: Bennion, John Smith, CAIN.



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                    CAIN MARRIAGES SORTED BY DATE

DATE        GROOMLAST    GROOMFIRST BRIDELAST    BRIDEFIRST CNTY ST
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02 SEP 1816 CAIN         ISAAC      JOHNSON      ELIZABETH  HANC GA
15 MAY 1850 CAIN         ELISHA     ALFORD       EDNA       HANC GA


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WILLS

(Page 65. Hancock co., Ga. Wills and Estate records 1794-1804, Vol
A.AAAA) Vouchers brought by admr. of John Wootens Estate----paid to
Francis Stubbs,...  account to John C. Slocumb...to William Rigg....To
Isaac Jackson...to Jesse Thompson...Wm Piggs, JOHN CAIN, Stephen Bishop,
Harvey Wooten, John Wilson, H.  Hoth,  shff....Wm. Minor.

(?) C44
1801. "in a list of accounts filed by the executors of the estate of
David Clements: JOHN CAIN"

(Wills & Estates Book D, Page 22) E22
1 Apr 1802.  Debts due David Clements, dec. accts: JAMES CAIN.

(Wills & Estates Book D, Page ?) E22
2 June 1802.  Sales of David Clements, dec. at Island Creek store:  HARDY
CAIN, 3 chamber pots.

(Wills & Estates Book D, Page 228) E22
Sale of Isaac Parker: ISAAC CAIN, 1 pot.

(Wills & Estates Book C, Page ?) C44
1803 (?).  Jesse Battle, Wife: Susanna, Sons: Benjamin, Lazarus, Isaac,
Rhubin.  Dau: Susannah, Ragan, Polly, Rabun.
Grandchild: JAMES B. CAIN

(Will Book E,1807 - 1814,Page 13) E22
30 Nov 1805.  Sale of William Andrews: WILLIAM CAIN, bedstead, chairs,
plows.

(Will Book E,1807 - 1814,Page 73) E22
Recd. by David Lewis for John Lewis, Jr., dec.: ALLEN CAIN $1.

(Hancock County Georgia Wills and Estates Records. Vol A.AAAA, Page 12)
C113 5 Jan 1807.  Reubin Battle Gdn. for JAMES B. CAIN, and Isaac Battle,
security, bond for $600.

(Will Book F,1808 - 1812,Page 69) E22
5 Jan 1816.  John C. Peek, Sr, dec. sale: ELISHA CAIN.

(Page 245, Hancock co., Ga. Wills and Estate records 1794-1804, Vol
A.AAAA) Will of John Bouton.  Made May 1, 1835.  no probate date.  wife
Francis Bouton...Exrs: Hardy Morgan, JAMES CAIN.

(Page 252-253, Hancock co., Ga. Wills and Estate records 1794-1804, Vol
A.AAAA) Will of Mrs. Elizabeth Hutchens.  Made June 13, 1836.  Probated
Nov 8, 1836.  Bro: Wily Hutchens.  Wit: JAMES CAIN.

<*> (Wills and Estates Book C, Page 202) E22
1805.  Notes due Theodous Tuop, dec: HARDY CAIN

GUARDIAN RETURNS  (TAPE 229812)

Book A and Book B  nothing.

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The following counties were created by the first Georgia Constitution in
1777.

Wilkes, Richmond, Burke, Effingham, Chatham, Liberty, Glynn, Camden.

9. Houston (later disbanded)

10. Franklin          25 Feb 1784
11. Washington        25 Feb 1784
12. Bourbon           07 Feb 1785
13. Greene            03 Feb 1786
14. Columbia          10 Dec 1790
15. Hancock           17 Dec 1793
.
37 Laurens            10 Dec 1807
.
39 Pulaski            13 Dec 1808

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