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Laney Elizabeth Whiddon Gandy
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1805
Sandersville
Washington County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1870
Coolidge
Thomas County
Georgia, USA

Laney grew up in Washington County, Georgia. She married 26 February 1829 in nearby Montgomery County, Georgia. She and her new husband Max moved shortly after their marriage to Leon County, Florida, where they purchased property. On July 12, 1834, shortly after the birth of their second child they sold this 79+ acres of land and moved across the county/state line to join family in Thomas County, Georgia. Issue: 10 children. 9 of their 10 children lived to adulthood. 6 sons & 3 daughters. All 6 of the sons served in the CSA. Only 1 perished in the war. They lived in Thomas County until their deaths in 1870. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dempsey Whiddon (1782 - 1828)
  Martha Rhoda Barwick Whiddon (1785 - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Max Whiddon Gandy (1804 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Green William Gandy (1834 - 1888)*
  Francis Marion Gandy (1835 - 1895)*
  Jarrett Irwin Gandy (1839 - 1905)*
  William Henry Harrison Gandy (1840 - 1863)*
  John Madison Gandy (1842 - 1910)*
  James C. Gandy (1847 - 1851)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Whiddon (1805 - 1866)*
  Laney Elizabeth Whiddon Gandy (1805 - 1870)
  Jared Irvin Whiddon (1815 - 1863)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
"Rest, Mother. Rest in quiet sleep while friends in sorrow o'er thee weep."
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Coolidge
Thomas County
Georgia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 31.035, -83.9297
 
Maintained by: R.L. Gandy
Originally Created by: Winnette
Record added: Apr 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25778744
Laney Elizabeth <i>Whiddon</i> Gandy
Added by: R.L. Gandy
 
Laney Elizabeth <i>Whiddon</i> Gandy
Added by: R.L. Gandy
 
Laney Elizabeth <i>Whiddon</i> Gandy
Added by: R.L. Gandy
 
 
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