Family Group Sheet
James Peterson And
JOHN1) was born 1800, and died 1867 in Montgomery/Echols
Cos., GA. He married RACHEL RICKETSON Jan 24, 1825 in Telfair County,
GA., daughter of JOSEPH RICKETSON and SERENA FOY. She was born 1813 in
Montgomery Co., GA, and died in Coffee Co, GA.
Notes for JAMES PETERSON:
1820 - Appling County, GA - Already living with Rachel Ricketson.
1830 - Telfair County, GA -
1840 - Lowdnes County, GA
1850 - Clinch County, GA
1860 - Echols County, GA
The census records probably reflect changing county lines. They probably did not
Notes for RACHEL
1820 - Appling County, GA - Already living with James Peterson. James
is listed as 18/26. Rachel is listed as 0/10. There is evidently a problem
with her age. In 1830 she 15/20 and has had 5 children. In 1840 she
is 20/30. In 1850 she is 35 and in 1860 she is 1850.
Supposedly, she died in Coffee County, GA. NO Date. I can't find her after
the 1860 census.
Children of JAMES
was born Mar 1829 in Telfair Co, GA, and died Aft. 1900 in Sebring, Highlands
Co, Fl. She married SAMUEL
1850 in Clinch Co, GA, son of JESSE
He was born Feb 16, 1824 in Appling Co, GA, and died 1897 in De Sota Co, Fl.
1. GEORGE W.4 PETERSON (JAMES3,
b. 1827, GA; m. BETSY ANN; b. 1832, GA.
Notes for GEORGE W. PETERSON:
1950 George is in Clinch Co, GA. He is age 23 and married to Betsy Ann
age 18. Both Born GA. Could not find him later on Census records.
Notes for L
Lucy married Samuel E. Prescott in 1850 - some say in Montgomery
County. But they were living in Clinch County.
By 1870 Lucy and Samuel Prescott had moved to Manatee County, Florida. By
1900 the County had changed to De Sota. They raised their family there and
in 1900 Lucy was still living next door to son, Hiram.
Burial: Prescott Cemetery, Highlands co., Fl.
Notes for SAMUEL
Burial: 1897, Prescott Cemetery, Highlands Co., FL
Children of LUCY
PETERSON and SAMUEL PRESCOTT
i. JAMES E.5 PRESCOTT, b. Sep 21, 1851, Clinch Co,
GA; m. (1) NANCY OREGAN GILLESPIE, Dec 31, 1873, Manatee Co, FL; b. 1851,
FL; m. (2) MARTHA JANE BONEY, Sep 17, 1892, DeSota Co, FL; b. 1875, FL.
Notes for JAMES E. PRESCOTT:
1880 in Manatee Co, FL. Married to Nancy Oregan and With 5 children.
1900 in De Sota Co, FL. Now married to Martha Jane. Lists only Charley
from first marriage. Lists 3 children for Martha Jane.
Notes for MARTHA JANE BONEY:
In 1900 Martha Jane has been married 8 years and has had 3 children.
ii. MARY PRESCOTT, b. Jul 24, 1854; m. (1) HARRY ALLEN BOYD, Aug
5, 1871, Manatee Co, FL; d. Bet. 1885 - 1900; m. (2) ANDREW WILLIAMS, Abt.
1893; b. Jan 1858.
Notes for MARY PRESCOTT:
In 1880 Mary Boyd is living next door to Samuel Prescott. Marriage
to Harry Allen Boyd in 1871.
1900 Desoto Co, FL. Mary has had 3 children with one living. Daughter
Florida must be from previous marriage to Harry Boyd as she is 15 and
Mary had been married to Williams for 7 years.
iii. NARCISSUS PRESCOTT, b. Apr 22, 1855, Clinch Co, GA; d. Bet.
1910 - 1920; m. WILLIAM PARNELL, Abt. 1876, DeSota Co, FL; b. Abt. 1860,
Notes for NARCISSUS PRESCOTT:
Children from 1900 census - Desoto Co, FL
Notes for WILLIAM PARNELL:
On 1920 census - Desoto Co, FL William is married to Evelina age 51
b. 1869. Have not entered her in the file yet as it has not been
iv. SARAH PRESCOTT, b. Aug 23, 1857, Manatee Co, FL; d. 1926, De
Sota Co, FL; m. THEOPHILUS "Off" WILLIAMS, Aug 20, 1885, DeSota Co, FL; b.
Abt. 1864; d. 1933, De Sota Co, FL.
Notes for SARAH PRESCOTT:
1920 census Desoto, FL age 61. Off Williams Head of HH.
Burial: Gardiner Cemetery, De Soto Co, FL
More About THEOPHILUS WILLIAMS:
Burial: Gardiner Cemetery, De Soto Co, FL
v. JOHN M. PRESCOTT, b. Jul 21, 1860; m. SOPHIA AUGUSTINE
SELLERS, Jul 31, 1884, Manatee Co, FL; b. Abt. 1868.
Notes for JOHN M. PRESCOTT:
Children from 1910, 1920, 1930 census DeSoto Co, FL.
1920 census lists Hilda M. Yoemans age 7 and Lillie Bell Yoemans age 2 -
The 1930 lists those two and in addition Ozie Yoemans age 20. He would
have been 10 in 1920.
vi. HIRAM PRESCOTT, b. Jan 6, 1863; d. Bef. 1910; m. LOUISA
DURRANCE; b. Abt. 1863.
Notes for HIRAM PRESCOTT:
1900 in Desoto Co, FL - Crewsville.
Notes for LOUISA DURRANCE:
1910 in Desoto Co, FL. Widow. Has had 7 children all living.
vii. HENRY PRESCOTT, b. May 27, 1865.
Notes for HENRY PRESCOTT:
1910 Desoto co, FL, Crewesville
PRESCOTT, Henry, Head, Bachelor, MW, 39, S, FL, FL, FL, None
I believe he never married.
viii. LEMUEL PRESCOTT, b. Nov 5, 1867; m. JENNIE CREWS, Abt.
1896; b. Abt. 1874.
Notes for LEMUEL PRESCOTT:
1900 and 1910 in DeSoto Co, FL
ix. ELVIRA PRESCOTT, b. Apr 2, 1870, Sebring, FL; d. 1958,
Sebring, FL; m. GEORGE GRANT BUDD, Feb 27, 1890, DeSota Co, FL; b. Feb 28,
1867, White Plains, NY; d. 1948, Sebring, Highlands Co, FL.
Notes for ELVIRA PRESCOTT:
Elvira married George Grant Budd Feb. 27, 1890 in DeSota County
Florida. They remained in Sebring and raised their 6 children there.
After her husband died in 1948 she lived with her children, Edna, Mabel,
and John and was living with her son Harrison when died in 1958.
Burial: 1958, Prescott Cemetery, Highlands Co., FL
Notes for GEORGE GRANT BUDD:
Burial: 1948, Prescott Cemetery, Highlands Co., FL
3. SARAH ANN PETERSON (JAMES3,
More About SARAH ANN PETERSON:
I can not find any information about Sarah.
4. MARY ANN PETERSON (JAMES3,
More About MARY ANN PETERSON:
I can not find any information about Mary Ann.
was born Jun 3, 1840 in FL, and died Apr 30, 1917 in Echols Co, GA. He married
Abt. 1865. She was born Dec 12, 1847 in GA, and died Mar 27, 1927 in Echols
Notes for J
1870 in Echols Co, GA. Can not find him after 1870.
Echols County, Georgia
PETERSON, James I. "Boy" - 3 Jun 1840-30 Apr 1917
PETERSON, K. - 1854 - 1926 - buried left of James I. Peterson.
PETERSON, Susan Prescott - 12 Dec 1847-27 Mar 1927
Notes for SUSAN
On the 1910 census Susan says she has had 12 children - 11 living.
Children of J
i. MALISSA5 PETERSON, b. 1867, GA.
ii. FRANK PETERSON, b. 1868, GA; m. RACHEL ALLEN, 1891, Hamilton
iii. JESSE PETERSON, b. Abt. 1869.
iv. SARAH PETERSON, b. Abt. 1873.
v. WILLIAM M. PETERSON, b. Abt. 1875.
vi. GREEN W. PETERSON, b. Abt. 1877.
vii. BULAH M. PETERSON, b. Abt. 1878.
viii. E. WAKELY PETERSON, b. Abt. 1888.
ix. SALINTATO PETERSON, b. Abt. 1892.
was born Nov 1845 in GA. He married ELIZA
1869 in Clinch Co, GA. She was born Aug 1847 in GA.
Notes for W
1880 Clinch Co, GA. age 38.
1900 Clinch Co, GA. Eliza has had one child.
Child of WILLIAM
i. WILLIAM M.5 PETERSON, b. Oct 8, 1880, Echols Co,
GA; d. Jan 16, 1941, Hamilton Co, FL; m. SAUVILLA REGISTER, May 14, 1902,
Echols Co, GA; b. Jun 1, 1883, Echols Co, GA; d. Aug 31, 1957, Hamilton
Notes for WILLIAM M. PETERSON:
Bethel Primitive Baptist Cemetery (Bony Bluff) Echols County, Georgia
PETERSON, Sauvilla REGISTER, - 1 Jun 1883-31 Aug 1957, w/o W.M.
PETERSON, W. M. - 8 Oct 1882-16 Jan 1941, h/o Sauvilla Register
7. HENRY H.4
JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1850 in GA. He
married ROSENA ??. She was born 1843.
Notes for H
Can't really tell which is the correct one!
1870 Echols Co, GA. age 21 b. GA. Married to Chanty (?Charity) age 26 b. SC.
1880 Echols Co, GA. age 30 b. GA. Married to Rosina Medical Condition -
1910 Echols Co, GA. age 66 b. GA Married to Lizzie age 60 b. GA. Married 45
years. Had one child.
Notes for ROSENA
1880 Echols Co, GA. age 37 b. NC Medical Condition - dropsy.
Child of HENRY
PETERSON and ROSENA ??
i. KAYLIE M.5 PETERSON, b. 1874.