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Looking for information on a Felicia Belle GALLMAN
(1905-1978). Left Union County around 1922 for Philadelphia.
Said to have African-American and Native American ancestry.
DATE: Mar 14, 1998
Christopher Johnson GALLMAN, and his wife, Mary T. Smith
GALLMAN were listed on the 1870 Union County, S.C. census.
They left Union Co. sometime shortly after 1870 and settled
in Murray County, Ga. I would like to have any information
on them, as to parents, etc.
DATE: Nov 11, 1998
GALLMAN, Felicia Belle
Gallman family search. Mother of Felicia Gallman was
Isabelle Smith Gallman (b. ? --d. 1907). Isabelle was first
wife of William Gallman (b. 1868--d. 1943). William left
Union for Philadelphia around 1923. William Gallman had six
brothers and sisters--John, David, Mary, Martha, Mahalia,
and one half sister Ethel Gallman Yarborough. William
Gallman's father was James Gallman who left Union for
Philadalphia around 1913. James was the son of a black man
and a Cherokee woman. Who were the ancestors of James
Gallman? Any information? Please e-mail me at
DATE: Sep 15, 1998
W. Samuell, Jr,
Orry Gault Gallman, wife of Daniel Gallman. Need to know the
identity of her parents.
DATE: Jul 7, 1997
Morrow , SMorrow12@aol.com
GALLMAN / WALKER
Looking for parents and siblings of MARY ELLEN/HELEN WALKER
born 11/19/1847 in Chester, SC. She married John Henry
GALLMAN and lived in Union Co., SC in 1870. By 1900, they
had moved to Murray Co, GA. If you have any information on
either of these families, please let me know.
DATE: Aug 16, 1997
Researching information on COLUMBUS E. GARNER. Born in 1827,
location unknown, possibly Ireland. May have immigrated to
Union County area. Had son named Robert Lee Garner who
married a Nancy (?Snider?) and moved from SC to Arkansas
sometime between 1881 and 1884. Any connections to that
family would be appreciated.
DATE: Aug 15, 1998
I am trying to locate several GARRIS families that were in
UNION COUNTY and moved around between Mecklenberg County and
UNION COUNTY If anyone has any information on any GARRIS
family please let me hear from you.
DATE: Oct 3, 1998 and Sep 15, 1998
C. Gault, JC1G@AOL.com
I can trace back to William D. Gault (aka "Drummer") who was
in the War of 1812. That is the 5th generation. I have names
of the children , or, at least some of them and names of
some of the wives. Would appreciate hearing from anyone that
recognizes or may have info on births, marriages, deaths,
children. I do know that some are buried at Waxhaw
Settlement and others at Flat Rock and Fosters Chapel,
Kelton, S.C. I need information (or proof) that William D.
Gault was the son of Robert "Robin" Gault and therefore
could go back 8 generations. Both were in Union County, area
of Kelly, Pinckneyville, Kelton, with some relatives buried
in the Flatrock, Gault-Hames, Fosters Chapel Cemeteries. The
first Robert Gault, (Ireland, PA , Salisbury PA), William
Gault, Waxhaw Settlement, Robert "Robin Gault" , Waxhaw
Settlement, into Union County, William D."Drummer" Gault,
Union County, Thomas Jefferson Gault, Union County, Isaac
Newton Gault, Union County, John Grover Cleveland Gault,
Union County, John Cleveland Gault, Spartanburg County. This
covers a period of 1700 to present day. William "Drummer"
Gault, Robert "Robin" Gault late 1700s (Ireland) to early
DATE: Nov 8, 1998 and Sep 24, 1998
I am searching for the parents of Orry GAULT married to
Daniel GALLMAN (born 1805 and died 1880) in Union County. I
believe Orry GAULT was born in 1908. Daniel GALLMAN'S sister
Lucinda GALLMAN, was married to George Washington GAULT, son
of William "Drummer"GAULT. Daniel and Orry were the parents
of Lucinda Christiana Gallman. I have not been able to find
the parents of Orry. I had thought that Orry might be a
nickname, because I have not been able to find her name in
the census or mentioned with other Gault families. However,
I have not been able to find the daughter's of William
GAULT, to link Orry Gault to William. Would anyone have any
information on the GAULTS of Union County. Any information
would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
DATE: Dec 12, 1997
In search of information on the GAULT family of Jonesville.
Henry GAULT married Polly FOSTER circa 1800. I am
particularly interested in finding Henry's mother's name.
Henry was born in Virginia in 1785 and the son of Joseph
GAULT. This is the extent of the early GAULT information
that I have. I would really appreciate any information and
would gladly share what I have. Thanks in advance.
GIBBS 1760-1834 SC to KY
GIBBS, Jeremiah b ca 1760 enlisted First Regiment of the SC
Continental Army on 14 March, 1779 to 16 July, 1779 (Captain
Steen). Reenlisted 20 November to 10 February, 1780 (Captain
Robert Montgomery) as a footman and then a horseman from 12
May, 1782 until January 1783 (Col. Brandon) and once served
under Col. Wade Hampton. He did not collect his pay until
1792 at which time he had married Barbara Brown in Lincoln
Co KY in 1789. He died in Garrard Co. KY about
GIBBS, Ezekiel b about 1765
enlisted in the First Regiment of the South Carolina Militia
on 21 August, 1782. He served under Col. Brandon and fought
at the battle of Charleston. He was sued 8 September, 1785
in Union County, by Robert Montgomery for having failed to
pay a debt. Ezekiel was in KY 1787 and married Martha Brown
there in 1792. He died 1818 Garrard Co KY leaving an orphan
A Jeremiah GIBBS was in
Union Co. 1790 Census. Father of the above? Any help
DATE: Jul 9, 1997
B. Ponder, Abponder@aol.com
GIBBS / CONNELL
MILLIE CONNELL ATKINS was dau. of GILES and ELIZABETH GIBBS
CONNELL of Spartanburg, Fairforrest area. ZACHARIAH GIBBS
and others are buried in the Union Cemetery and there is a
GIBBS Cemetery also. Who were ELIZABETH GIBBS CONNELL'S
parents? Was JOHN GIBBS her brother? MILLIE CONNELL ATKINS
was married to WILLIAM ATKINS of Wythe Co., VA (Rev.sol) and
they lived in ROBERTSON CO., TN. I would like to know more
about the GIBBS and the CONNELL families. These families
were closeley asso- ciated with the SUGG-PRINCE-FORT
families of SC and then TN.
DATE: Aug 9, 1998
GIBBS / SAUNDERS /
Seek all info on Rev War soldier & pensioner Shadrach
GIBBS (c1761-1837), who after the war ended moved from
Caswell Co NC to Union District SC and then in 1806 moved to
Wilson Co TN. Soldier married (2ndly?) Easter ROBINSON. I am
especially interested in his daughter Susannah GIBBS, who
married Aaron SAUNDERS. Was Shadrach Gibbs related to
Jeremiah GIBBS or William GIBBS? Thank you.
GILKEY / LONG
Searching for information the families of Jonathan GILKEY
and John T. LONG, who lived in Union County late 1700's .
Jonathan died May 5, 1811. Some of the families moved on to
Kentucky. Seek any information.
DATE: May 18, 1998
I am looking for members of the Gist family.Reth Gist
daughter of Benjamin Gist married Thomas Allen and moved to
Philadelphia circa 1930. Looking for grandparents of Retha.
I am interested in contacting anyone who knows anything
about the GLOVER surname, especially those that were married
to any MITCHELL family members. Thanks.
DATE: Aug 28, 1997
Would appreciate information on George Alexander GOFORTH, b.
1832, NC, d. 1876, Union Co., SC. G. A. married Sarah Ann
FOWLER, b. 1840, d. 1919, Cherokee Co., SC. G. A. and Sarah
Ann were listed on the 1860, 1870 and 1880 Union Co., SC
Census - Gowdeysville. I've been told that G. A. served in
the Civil War; but, I've not located his records. Their
daughter, Elizabeth Malicy Goforth HARRIS, b. 1868, SC, d.
1962, Cherokee Co., SC, Elizabeth Malicy married Robert
Jackson HARRIS - my ancestors. THANK YOU!!
DATE: May 21, 1998
G. Goodwin, email@example.com
I'd like to talk to anyone with information about George
GOODWIN, who lived on Fairforest Creek in Union Co., SC, in
the 1770s. Much of what I already know about him came via
Jere Cox and others who generously supplied the information
via this GenWeb location. I am familiar with what they know
about Theopolis/Theophilus GOODWIN in this area. We are
trying to link these Goodwin branches. This George moved to
Greenville District in the 1780s where he appears alongside
my direct ancestor, Crafford Goodwin, in the 1790 census. I
theorize that George (and maybe Crafford) came to Union from
Laurens/Newberry Counties. I have other info which seems to
link my Goodwins to possible family members to went to
Georgia. Anyone else out there searching for these folks?
Also interested in the BRYANT, BABB, HEARD, SHARP and JETT
names connected with the Goodwins who went to GA. These
names are also found in Laurens (and maybe Union).
DATE: Feb 14, 1998
I am interested in any information on the Wych GOODWIN who
is listed in the 1810 Union County census.
DATE: Sep 3, 1998
GORDON, Richard G.
My Great great great grandfather Richard Gordon was born in
Union County South Carolina in Nov.3,1834. Im trying to find
a little about my family there. I believe my Great great
great great granddad was also a Richard Gordon too. Thank
you so much and may the good lord bless you for your work.
Kevin R. Brooks
DATE: Oct 17, 1997
Cassandra GORDON, daughter of William and Elizabeth GORDON
was b about 1777 in Union District, SC. Casandra"Cassey" was
named in the will of her father in 1781 and inherited his
plantation as well as "fifty acren joining part of Ford
Survey in Union District,SC. Did Cassey remain in SC? Did
John GORDON, wife Ruth and seven children in SC by 1751, on
land on Collins River, later called Enoree River. I am
searching for the maiden name of Ruth GORDON, also the
maiden name of Elizabeth, wife of Thomas GORDON (son of John
and Ruth), also searching the parents of Nancy R. MITCHELL
b.about 1805, and wife of Thomas GORDON b1799, the son of
Eli GORDON Sr. and his wife Rebecca CALDWELL Gordon. Eli and
Ruth GORDON moved to Mississippi about 1857. Would like to
find the parents of Rebecca Caldwell GORDON.
DATE: Jul 18, 1998
R Brooks, firstname.lastname@example.org
GORDON or GORDEN, Richard
My great great great grandfather was born there. He later
moved to Georgia.They were still there around 1850. I am
trying to find out anything on Richard senior and his wife.
I know his wife was nancy.
DATE: Oct 13, 1998
GORE, DODD, BOBO, HOLLIS,
searching for the parents of Joshua Gore, (1768-1844),
buried Sexton Cemetery, Union Co., SC. His wife Frances Dodd
is buried In the same location.
James Hamilton GOSS, b. Union Co. SC (b.1865?),d. 1932
Phila,PA. Wed Grace Carmichael 1909 Petersburg, VA.
Sisters-Frances Alston, Sarah, Alice, Agnes GOSS Weldon.
Children of father & 2nd wife (names unknown). One
half-brother Edwin (or Edward) (died/buried Wash DC) & 1
half-sister (name unknown). Any info will help.
Robert GREER, son of Thomas and Sarah SMITH GREER, dau of
Luke SMITH, b.circa 1772, Union Co., SC, d. 1811, Union Co.,
SC. Robert GREER m. Sarah STOKES and had the following (all
born in Union Co., SC): John GREER, 1795; Jane GREER, b.
1799; William W. GREER, b. 1802; Jason Martin GREER, b.
1804. I believe William W. GREER is the William GREER m. Eda
MAHAFFEY, dau of John MAHAFFEY, and both were living in
Greenville Co., SC, 1860 census. Very interested in more
info on these GREERS, particularly William W. GREER, b.
1802. Have a good deal of info on GREERS and other SC
families. Will be glad to exchange with others.
DATE: Jul 7, 1998
Found a short biography of Jason M. GREER of Union Co, SC in
Confederate Veteran magazine, Vol XXIII, No 11, Nov, 1915.
Says he was the father of 9 children...6 sons volunteered
for the Civil War...says a little about some of the sons...
I'm not researching this family, but found this article on
the same page that contained info I was looking for. Thought
it would be nice to share it!
DATE: Sep 26, 1998
Seeking proof that Jane Greer Bankhead, wife of George
Bankhead, was the daughter of William Greer and Mary
DATE: Sep 19, 1997
I believe that I descend from Gerard & Freelove
GREGORY's son, David W. GREGORY. David W.GREGORY m Mary
Hewlet DUNKLIN. After leaving Union Co., SC, David was found
for a short while in the Anderson/Pendleton Dist. In 1828,
Harriett GREGORY m Littleton H. NORRIS in Newton Co.,GA.
David W.Gregory & the Norris family were next to each
other in 1830 in Gwinette Co.,GA. In the 1830's, they were
buying Indian Lands in Chambers Co., AL, along with other
families from Union Co., SC. (These families were the Joseph
Kelley's, Benjamin Woodson Roundtree, Wm. P. Newell and
Wilkins J.. Russel.) Did David W.Gregory die in Chambers Co?
He had sold his land about 1844. All help appreciated. Thank
Looking for information about the ancestors of Robert
GREGORY: born 28 March 1798 in South Carolina, probably
Union County; died 21 May 1863, Appanoose County, Iowa;
married 17 November 1816, Rutherford County, Tennessee,
Nancy BROILES, she born 26 January 1799, Green County,
Tennessee, the daughter of Matthias BROYLES and Nancy SMITH;
died 14 September 1888, Appanoose County, Iowa. Children:
John, Anna, Matthias, Lucy, Ellen, Isaac, Minerva, Mary,
Unknown, William, and Joel.
Looking for information on Annie (Anna) GREGORY, 2nd wife of
Robert White BOBO of Spartanburg County, SC. Robert was born
in Union county in 1837, and it is possible that Annie was
also born in Union county. Annie, b. 1852, married Robert
White BOBO in 1886. Robert died in February, 1889 and is
buried in Pacolet. His death was just 45 days before the
birth of Annie's only child, my grandmother, Jessie Blandena
BOBO. I have been unable to find any information on Annie
GREGORY, who died in November, 1912. I'm looking for any
information on Annie - parents, where she was born, etc.
DATE: Oct 20, 1998
GREGORY, Alfred E.
Am searching for information on the brothers, sisters,and
other relatives of Alfred E. Gregory son of George Young and
Mary Gregory. He was born in Union County, South Carolina on
December 24, 1811 and died in Itawamba County, Mississippi
on August 2, 1870. He was married to Sarah Elizabeth Mann
about 1833 or 1834. Sarah Elizabeth Mann was born in Union
County, South Carolina about 1815 and died in Itawamba
County, Mississippi on June 22, 1877. I do not know who her
DATE: Mar 5, 1998 and Dec 7, 1997
M. Weir, email@example.com
GREGORY, David W.
David W. GREGORY (son of Gerard/Garard & Freelove
GREGORY) b. Union Co., SC, married Mary Hewlet DUNKLIN of
Greenville Co., SC. They moved to the Gwinnett Co., GA about
1824/5, and by 1834/6, David was buying land in Chambers
Co., AL. David & Mary had 13 children, 4 sons & 9
daughters. Only one sons name has been documented -
Franklin, who had "gone west" in 1832. Mary died in Chambers
Co., 1840. What are the names of the other children? All
help and suggestions will be sincerely appreciated. Thanks.
DATE: Mar 6, 1998
GREGORY, James Thompson
1816 - 1869
I know from sources that James Thompson GREGORY had 14
children. However, In the settlement of his estate a P.M.
heir was mentioned, but not included in listing of his
children that I have found. I have reasons to believe that
Pinkney Moses GREGORY was that "PM" and was also a 15th
child. I am looking for confirmation of this.
DATE: Nov 6, 1998
GREGORY, William b. ca.
I am seeking info on William GREGORY, b. ca. 1850 in Union
Co., SC, moved to Chester Co. by 1870; also on his son
William M. GREGORY, b. ca. 1870 and his grandson William T.
GREGORY. The son and grandson were apparently well known in
Chester, SC as businessmen in the late 1800s and early
1900s. I appreciate any info on this family, especially any
info on the parents of William GREGORY and how he may fit
into the Isaac GREGORY family. -- Jean Cooper
DATE: Mar 16, 1998
GREGORY / COMER
GERARD GREGORY married FREELOVE (possibly CURTIS) ca.1785.
Their son C.GERARD married MARY (POLLY)COMER, his second
wife in 1831. I will appreciate any information on these
families. I will happily share information on these
DATE: Mar 10, 1998 and Apr 24, 1998
GREGORY / JETER
I am seeking information on Frank GREGORY and Carrie JETER
GREGORY family consisting of David, Kay and John Robert
gregory. Carrie Jeter Gregory had 8 sisters & 4
Brothers, and was one of 13 kids father by a white man with
the last name of Jeter somewhere near Union Santuck area of
Union county. The son David Married a Rev. Johnson Daughter
around 1920-1922. She died in 1931 or 32. He then married a
Tucker lady in 1934. If any one has any information contact
this E-mail address. Thank you.
DATE: Jul 10, 1998
T. Atkins, firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for any information concerning my gg
grandfather, James C. Gross b.7 Dec 1840 in Union Co. SC
d.26 Mar 1906 Rehobeth, Al. m. Martha B. Hobbs of Rehobeth,
Al. Any info concerning JCG or his forebears would be
DATE: Sep 16, 1998
Found on a Land Grant Map the name of Richard Gwin, located
east of Shelton Island. No date was indicated for him. Along
the same area was dated 1775 to Nathaniel Abney, MD. and to
the north of Richard's place was Sim's Grist Mill 1820. Any
information on this RICHARD GWIN would be appreciated.
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