Gideon Berry

Male Abt 1790 - 1855  (~ 65 years)


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  • Documents
    Gideon Berry & Sally Whatley Marriage
    Gideon Berry & Sally Whatley Marriage
    Image from "Georgia County Marriages, 1785-1950" via FamilySearch.org (retrieved 1 October 2016).

  • Name Gideon Berry  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born Abt 1790  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Jul 1855  Pickens, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9177  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father William Green Berry,   b. Abt 1762, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1805, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Mother Nancy Lincecum,   b. Between 1768 and 1769, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1849, Winston, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 1788  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F3269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Whatley,   b. Abt 1790, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1874, Itawamba, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1813  Putnam, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Ann Berry,   b. Abt 1814, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1874, Itawamba, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)  [natural]
     2. William G. Berry,   b. Between 15 Aug 1817 and 1820, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1888, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)  [natural]
     3. Henrietta Berry,   b. Abt 1823, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Thomas Jefferson Berry,   b. Between 1824 and 1826, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1863, Vicksburg, Warren, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F3233  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1790 - Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Feb 1813 - Putnam, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jul 1855 - Pickens, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Gideon fought in the war of 1812 - BRODNAX'S DETACHMENT, GEORGIA MILITIA. He enlisted as 3 LIEUTENANT and was discharged as the same. [Direct Data Capture, comp. War of 1812 Service Records. [database on-line] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1999-. Original data: National Archives and Records Administration. Index to the Compiled Military Service Records for the Volunteer Soldiers Who Served During the War of 1812 M602, 234 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration.]

      Per U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 [via Ancestry] -
      Gideon Berry
      1 April 1837
      160.85 acres at Pickens County, Alabama
      Township 21-S, Range 13-W, Section 2

      According to the 1850 Pickens County, Alabama Federal census (slave schedule), Gideon enslvaed 11 individuals, ranging in age from 1 to 60 years.

  • Sources 
    1. [S849] 1850 Census of United States, Alabama, Pickens, Southern District, population Schedule; Online Images, Dwelling & Family 1809, Gideon Berry household, accessed 1 October 2016, National Archives and Records Administration credited.
      Includes Sarah (age 60) and Thomas J. (age 26)

    2. [S768] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Gideon Berry m. Sarah Whatley, 1813, Georgia.

    3. [S850] 1855 Census of United States, Alabama, Pickens, population Schedule; Online Images, Gideon Berry household, accessed 1 October 2016, National Archives and Records Administration credited.

    4. [S851] Georgia Marriages to 1850, Gideon Berry m. Sally Whatley, 28 February 1813 at Putnam County.

    5. [S852] 1840 Census of United States, Alabama, Pickens, population Schedule; Online Images, Gideon Berry household, accessed 1 October 2016.

    6. [S768] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Nancy Lincecum m. William Green Berry 1788, Georgia.