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Joel Colley Armistead
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1838
Walton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1919
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

The son of James and Emily (Colley) Armistead, he was raised near Alcovy, Newton Co., GA. By 1860 he was living in Atlanta, GA where he married Sarah Elizabeth Sparks on 23 Aug 1860.
He enlisted Aug 4, 1863 in Capt. Porter's Company, Georgia Infantry (Georgia Railroad Guards) and was a 2d lieutenant.
He and Sarah had 8 children. According to his obituary, he was associated with Georgia Railroad for 41 years and then the Atlanta City Construction Dept. for 20 years. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Anderson Armistead (1807 - 1891)
  Emily Strong Colley Armistead (1814 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Elizabeth Sparks Armistead (1842 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Eugenia Florence Armistead Schroeder (1862 - 1940)*
  Edward James Armistead (1866 - 1892)*
  Charles Thomas Armistead (1866 - 1895)*
  Minnie Lee Armistead Haygood (1869 - 1935)*
  Ella Lenora Armistead Baer (1872 - 1948)*
  William Eubanks Armistead (1876 - 1942)*
  Jesse Warren Armistead (1879 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary K. Armistead Shipley (1836 - 1884)*
  Joel Colley Armistead (1838 - 1919)
  John James Armistead (1839 - 1879)*
  Sarah Armistead Shipley (1841 - 1883)*
  Thomas Macon Armistead (1843 - 1922)*
  Zachariah Jabez Armistead (1847 - 1877)*
  Amanda Armistead Shipley (1851 - 1936)*
  Francis Colley Armistead (1856 - 1889)*
  Egbert Anderson Armistead (1859 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Block 23 2N1/2 Grave 4
 
Maintained by: John Davis
Originally Created by: dt07
Record added: Jun 20, 2006
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Joel Colley Armistead
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Joel Colley Armistead
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Joel Colley Armistead
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