Georgia Family Group Sheet for Mark HARWELL Family #1

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Submitted by: Barbara Harwell
Email address: harwellb@mindspring.com
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Husband: Mark HARWELL
Birthdate: 08 Jan 1771
Birthplace: North Carolina
Death date: 22 Nov 1857
Place of death: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Father: unknown
Mother: unknown

Marriage date: 03 Nov 1804
Marriage place: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia

Wife: Penelope JOHNSON
Birthdate: Abt 1782
Birthplace: Wilkes Co., Georgia
Death date: Abt 1815/1816
Place of death: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Father: Thomas JOHNSON
Mother: Penelope SANDERS
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CHILDREN
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Child No. 1: Cynthia (Syntha) HARWELL
Sex: F
Birthdate: 12 Aug 1805
Birthplace: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Death date: 1843
Place of death: Henry Co., Georgia
Marriage date: 21 Feb 1826
Marriage place: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Spouse's name: Elisha WALKER

Child No. 2: Penelope HARWELL
Sex: F
Birthdate: Abt 1808
Birthplace: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Death date: Aft 1850
Place of death: Henry Co., Georgia
Marriage date: 28 Dec 1825
Marriage place: Oglethorpe Co., Georgia
Spouse's name: John SOUTH
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Documentation:
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1.  1820 Federal Census; Oglethorpe Co., GA (indexed).
2.  1830 Federal Census; Oglethorpe Co., GA
3.  1840 Federal Census; Oglethorpe Co., GA
4.  1850 Federal Census; Oglethorpe Co., GA.  Last name listed as "Howell".
5.  History of Oglethorpe Co., Georgia - Supplement II by Florrie C. Smith.
6.  Oglethorpe Co., Georgia Ordinary Court - December Term 1857 Will Book D 1833-1866.
7.  1793-1830 Oglethrope Co., Georgia Ordinary Marriages pg. 196 for wife # 1 Penelope listed as
     " Penelephy" Johnson. (indexed).  Mark Harwell is listed as "Harrell" in Early Marriages of Oglethorpe Co., GA pg. 242.
8.  1793-1830 Oglethorpe Co., Georgia Ordinary Marriages pg. 253 for wife #2 Betsey O'Kelly (indexed).
9.  Mark Harwell (Harville) is found on the land lottery for 18__ for Oglethorpe County, GA drawing a blank.
Church attended Clouds Creek Church
This church was constituted September 20, 1788.  The place where the
church was organized was at Olive's Fort on Big Cloud's Creek near where
the present church is located.  This building was made of logs and used
as a place of workship for many years where it gave place to a more
pretentious building made of hewn logs which was used until 1907 when the
presemt cjircj building was erected.
Charter members were Mary Briges, Timothy Carrington, Joseph Emby, Rachel
Emby, Abel Girow . . . Reuben  Johnson, Liddy Johnson, Penelope Johnson
(married to Mark Harwell) . .   After the organization there are no
records until 1805..