GA Family Group Sheet for Edward PITTMAN Family

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SUBMITTED BY: Cleonard G. “Sonny” Pittman, Jr. Lt. Col. (Ret)

Husband: Edward PITTMAN
Birthdate: 1785 in NC of unk parents
Death date: Prior to October, 1861 in Hall Co., GA. Buried at Pittman Family Cem, Hwy 52, Lula, GA.

Wife: Temperance "Tempy" BARKER
Birthdate: 1800 in SC of unk parents
Death date: 9/9/1863 in Hall Co., GA. Buried at Pittman Family Cem, Hwy 52, Lula, GA.
Note: Believed to be daughter of Jesse Barker, Revolutionary War Soldier,
noted in 1820 GA Land Lottery, residing in Jackson Co., GA, and 1820
Federal Census, residing in Gwinnett Co., GA. Edward Pittman is noted as
administrator of Jesse Barker’s estate in 1830 Hall Co., GA Deed.
1. William Dahlonegy “Lon” Pittman
b. 8/04/1814 in Hall Co., GA.
d. 6/06/1901 in Hall Co., GA.
m. Malinda Greer, parent’s unk, on 3/4/1841
b. unk.
d. 11/25/1841 in child birth in Hall Co., GA
m. Mary (Polly) Dodd on January 2, 1845 in home of her father Patterson Dodd in Hall Co., GA.
Parents were Patterson Dodd, son of Jesse Dodd and Else Miller, and Abba Mullin, daughter of John
and Martha Mullin.
b. 2/4/1821 in Franklin Co., GA
d. 11/30/1902 in Hall Co., GA.
e. Known children of William D. and Malinda Greer Pittman: B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), b. 11/25/1841.
f. Known Children of William D. and Mary Dodd Pittman: M. M. (Mitchell Monroe), b. 10/25/1845;
B.A. (Anderson Britton), b. 07/20/1847; G.P. (Guifford Patterson), b. 10/30/1849; M.C. (Marion
Cicero, b. 2/27/1855; J. A. (James A.), b. 10/27/1857; Abbie  Cortez (Abbigal Francis), b. 1/27/1860;
W. J. (William Jackson), b. 10/14/1863; and, Missouri Cagle, b. 12/12/1867.
Note: Seminole Indian War Pension Record shows William D. Pittman served as a private in Captain
Thomas E. Holland’s Company, Gainesville Dragoons, Georgia Volunteers, Florida War with Seminole
Indians, 1836.  Pension Record states he was born in Hall Co., GA. in 1814 and lists Malinda Greer
as first wife, died giving birth to his first child 11/24/1841 and Mary Dodd as second wife, noting
date and place of their marriage.  Record also notes names of his children and birth dates.
2. Feraby A. Pittman
b. about 1815 in Hall Co., GA.
d. unk.
m. William Sutton on 3/23/1837 in Hall Co., GA. Marriage record notes her name spelled as Feribay.
b. unk
d. unk
e. Known children: Emily, b. abt 1838; Homer C., b. 3/16/1839; James A., b. May, 1841; Hester
A., b. abt 1842; Sarah J., b. abt 1844; Mary E., b. abt 1846; Albert M, b. abt 1848; Josephine E.,
b. abt 1851; Philoquil L., b. abt 1852; Lydia E., b. abt 1854; and, Louisa A., b. abt 1856.
Note: Family is believed to have been in Greene Co., GA before settling in White Co., GA.
3. Sarah Pittman
b. 1818 in Hall Co., GA.
d. unk
m. unk
Note: Appears that Sarah Pittman never married, as she is recorded in Edward Pittman’s household in
1860 Federal Census for Hall Co., GA., where she is enumerated as age 44, weaver, born in GA.
4. Archibald E. Pittman
b. abt 1821 in Hall Co., GA
d. unk
m. Eliza Nicholson on 6/15/1856 in Hall Co., GA.
b. 1824
d. 1909
e. Known children: Amanda S., b. abt 1848; Hiram N., b. abt 1853; Rachel, b. abt 1854; James M.,
b. abt 1856; Hester A., b. abt 1857; William E., b. abt 1860; and Malinda, b. abt 1865.
Note: Appears that Archibald Pittman may have an unknown first marriage and that his first three
children are from that union or might be Eliza Nicholson’s children from a previous marriage.
5. Wiley C. Pittman
b. September, 1822
d. unk
m. Mary Nash on 1/16/1849 in Elbert Co., GA.
b. 1810
d. unk
e. Known children: Feraby A., b. 2/26/1851; and, James W., b. 12/31/1852.
Note: Served in Company G, 3rd Regiment GA Volunteer Inf. (known as Confederate Light Guards).
Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, PA. July 2, 1863.
6. Lucinda Pittman
b. 1827
d. unk
m. to unknown Hill
b. unk
d. unk
Note: At present, no records have been found on Lucinda Pittman’s marriage, possible children
or where family settled.
7. Elizabeth Pittman
b. 1834
d. between 1860-1870
m. Jasper Pressley on 04/06/1857 in Hall Co., GA.
b. abt 1839
d. between 1863-1865, CSA soldier, in Clinton, TN.
e. Known children: Temperance Ann Francis Pressley, b. Sept. 1859; and, William David Pressley,
b. Aug. 1862.
Note: Jasper Pressley served in Inf. Bn., Smith’s Legion, GA Volunteers and later transferred to Co.
K, 65th Reg., GA Infantry.  Died at Clinton, TN.
8. William Taylor Pittman
b. 7/20/1837
d. 1/20/1913 in Walton Co., GA
m. Charlottia (Charity) Presley on 07/11/1853 in Habersham Co, GA.
b. 7/20/1836
d. 3/08/1904 in Walton Co. GA
e. Known children: Talluda Parliee Pittman, b. 1/22/1853; Wilson Pittman, b. abt 1856; Howard
Pittman, b. abt 1857; James Pittman, b. abt 1860; William H., b. 10/11/1865; John S., b. 3/29/1867;
Samartha E., b. 01/03/1869; Lela A., b. abt 1872; and, Callie B., b. Oct., 1892.
9. Stephen Pittman
b. 1843
d. unk
Note:  Little is known about Stephen Pittman, although it appears he may have died young.  He is
last noted in Edward Pittman’s household in 1860 Federal Census for Hall Co., GA as age 17,
born in GA.
10. Robert Pittman
b. 1852
d. unk, buried at Clemons Chapel Methodist Church Hwy 52 Lula, GA.
m. Mandy Jane Head
b. unk
d. unk, buried at Clemons Chapel Methodist Church Hwy 52 Lula, GA.
Descendants of Edward and Temperance Pittman meet for an annual reunion held on second
Sunday in October at 1:00 PM in the Clemons Chapel Methodist Church, Highway 52, in Lula GA.