Georgia Family Group Sheet for Jeremiah E. AVRIETT Family

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Submitted by:  Geneva A. Cunningham
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Husband: Jeremiah E. AVRIETT (AVERETT) "Jerry"
Birthdate: 16 Jun 1838
Birthplace: Twiggs Co., GA
Death date: 15 Sep 1910
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL. Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery
Father: Benjamin F. AVERETT, Sr.
Mother: Mary Unknown

Marriage date: 24 Jan 1867
Marriage place: Stewart Co., GA

Wife: Mary Lavina BOWERS
Birthdate: 7 Apr 1845
Birthplace: Georgia
Death date: 27 May 1924
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL. Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery
Father:
Mother:

CHILDREN

Child No. 1: David Benjamin AVRIETT, Sr.
Sex: Male
Birthdate: 2 Feb 1868
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 17 Nov 1944
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL. Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery
Marriage date:
Marriage place: Hamilton Co., FL
Spouse's name: 1) Julia R. MORGAN b. 10 Oct 1874 d. 16 Sep 1900 Bur. Sasser's Landing.
m.#2) 1901, Doshie RATLIFF b. 18 May 1881 d. 6 Mar 1949. Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery.

Child No. 2: Laura E. AVRIETT
Sex: Female
Birthdate: 1869
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL.
Death date:
Place of death:
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Mack (Matthew?) MORGAN

Child No. 3: Mary Levinia AVRIETT
Sex: Female
Birthdate: Nov 1871
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 1929
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL
Marriage date: 1894
Marriage place: Hamilton Co., FL
Spouse's name: Joseph W. NUNN b. Apr 1871

Child No. 4: Martha L. AVRIETT "Mattie"
Sex: Female
Birthdate: 5 Ar 1875
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 6 Sep 1968
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL. Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery
Marriage date: 1894
Marriage place: Hamilton Co., FL
Spouse's name: David C. NEWSOME b. 22 Feb 1868 d. 7 Nov 1934

Child No. 5: William Erskin AVRIETT
Sex: Male
Birthdate: 23 Mar 1877
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 23 Jun 1955
Place of death: Hamilton Co. ,FL Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery
Marriage date:
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Spouse's name:

Child No. 6: James Henry AVRIETT
Sex: Male
Birthdate: 1870
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 1870
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL

Child No. 7: Willie Edgar AVRIETT
Sex: Male
Birthdate: 1874
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 1874
Place of death: Hamilton Co., FL

Child No. 8: Roswell Eugene AVRIETT
Sex: Male
Birthdate: 17 Sep 1880
Birthplace: Hamilton Co., FL
Death date: 7 Aug 1964
Place of death: Lowndes Co., GA. Bur. Oak Grove Cemetery, Hamilton Co., FL.
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Gladys DOWNES b. 13 May 1908 d. 18 Dec 1979

NOTES:
Jeremiah E. AVERETT enlisted as a Private on 3 May 1862 in Co., F, 5th Infantry Regiment Florida.
He was a POW on 5 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg, PA. He was exhanged on 3 Mar 1864 and took the
Oath of Allegiance on 23 May 1865 at Madison, FL.
He filed for his CSA Pension in 1904, Hamilton Co., FL. #01176.

In 1830, Twiggs Co., GA Census there was a James AVERETT and a John AVERETT.
In 1840 Twiggs Co., GA Census there was a Benjamin F. AVERET and a James Averet.
In 1850 Twiggs Co., GA Census, Mary (widow of Benjamin F.) is listed with her family.
By 1860 she had relocated family to Hamilton Co., FL and she appears in
1860 Census as Mary Everett.
Sometime after the family moved to Hamilton Co. ,FL, the spelling of the name AVERETT changed to AVRIETT.

SOURCES:
1830, 1840, 1850 Twiggs Co., GA Census,
1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1920 Hamilton Co.,FL Census;
1885 Florida State Census;
online marriage database at FLGenWeb Hamilton Co., FL;
Florida Department of Archives and
History online database for CSA Pension Records;
online database at Ancestry.com for American Civil War Soldiers.
"Cemeteries of Hamilton County, Florida" Registered by Winnie Smith Hodges.
Personally researched by me and
submitted to the GA FGS Project 12 May 2006.