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John Thomas Rich[1]

Male 1846 - 1864


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  • Alt. Birth  Abt 1845 
    • 1850 Census: age 5
    Born  28 Feb 1846  , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  15 Aug 1850  , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) Thomas Rich, male age 33, farmer, $600 real estate, born in GA
      2) Letty Rich, female age 33, born in GA, cannot read or write
      3) Jane Rich, female age 13, born in GA, attended school
      4) Sarah Rich, female age 12, born in GA, attended school
      5) Elijah Rich, male age 9, born in GA, attended school
      6) Susan Rich, female age 8, born in GA, attended school
      7) Augustus Rich, male age 7, born in GA
      8) Washington Rich, male age 6, born in GA
      9) Thomas Rich, male age 5, born in GA
      10) Charles Rich, male age 2, born in GA
      11) Susan Rich, female age 21, born in GA, cannot read or write
    Census: Militia District  1864  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    8th Senatorial District 
    • Rich, John T., *17 yrs. 10 mos., Farmer, b.GA (see Co. A, 59th and Co. D, 17th)
      [The asterisk is used by the author to indicate the age and occupation may be incorrect.]
    Military: Civil War  31 Mar 1864-1 May 1864  [4
    Private, 59th Regiment, Company A, Georgia Infantry 
    • John T. Rich first appears on the muster roll for Company A, 59th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, enlisting in Macon, GA. On 24 Apr 1864, he was admitted to C.S.A. General Hospital, in Charlottesville, Virginia for acute diarrhea. On 1 May 1864, he died.
    Died  1 May 1864  , Charlottesville, Charlotte County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: a mortal battle wound 
    Person ID  I73  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  5 Jul 2008 

    Father  Thomas Joseph Rich,   b. 30 Apr 1815, , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1864, Ocmulgee Hospital, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Letty Fenn,   b. 26 Apr 1816, , , Laurens County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1857, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  2 Jun 1836  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reunion  26 Jun 1966  , , Seminole County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    News Article  4 Jul 1968  , Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Post-Searchlight 
    Family ID  F114  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Feb 1846 - , , , Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 15 Aug 1850 - , District 22, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Militia District - 8th Senatorial District - 1864 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: a mortal battle wound - 1 May 1864 - , Charlottesville, Charlotte County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 356.

    2. [S1255] 1850 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), M432, roll 67, District 22, p. 46, dwelling 264, family 264, Thomas Rich household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    3. [S511] 1864 census for Re-organizing the Georgia Militia, Nancy Jones Cornell, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2000), G 973.7458 CORNELL GEORGIA., 193, 31 Oct 2006.

    4. [S856] Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System, images online, National Park Service (NPS) and several other public and private partners, (http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/index.html), J. T. Rich entry, National Archives and Records Administration microfilm roll M226, roll 51.