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Jonathan Lindley
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1772
Abbeville
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1850
Powder Springs
Cobb County
Georgia, USA

Born in the 96 district of South Carolina, the son of James and Mary Cox Lindley. This can be confirmed by land deed records.
He married in 1796 to Nancy M. Blair. They were married in South Carolina. The father of eight children:
1) James B. Lindley b: Dec. 9, 1797 in Abbeville County, SC
2) Ruth Lindley b: 1799 in Abbeville County, SC
3) Letitia Lindley b: Sep. 18, 1803 in Abbeville County, SC
4) Jane Jennie Lindley b: Dec. 16, 1804 in Abbeville County, SC
5) William B. Lindley b: 1806 in Abbeville County, SC
6) Jonathan Lindley Jr. b: Feb. 23, 1808 in Abbeville County, SC
7) Thomas Lindley b: Jan. 16, 1810 in South Carolina
8) Elisha Hamilton Lindley b: Jan. 25, 1816 in Walton County, GA
Jonathan died in 1850 and was buried in Powder Springs Baptist Cemetery. This being the most likely site, although there is a possibility he might be buried in the the Methodist Cemetery.

Source: Roots Web:

He used to own the land that the Baptist Cemetery is on. That is why he is buried there. Back then, it was called Primitive Baptist Church. The information is located in the church and historical records of Powder Springs. The Primitive Baptist Church leased land from Jonathan Lindley in 1851. In 1860, the land was deeded to the church. His sons, Thomas and Elisha started the first Methodist Church there called Springville Methodist Church and the land on Marietta Street was given to the church by Elisha
Lindley. So, the land where the Powder Springs Methodist Church and the Powder Springs Baptist was all Lindley land at one time. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Nancy M. Blair Lindley (1781 - 1840)*
 
 Children:
  James B. Lindley (1797 - 1886)*
  Jane Lindley Camp (1804 - 1873)*
  Jonathan Lindley (1808 - 1868)*
  Elisha H Lindley (1816 - 1876)*
  Thomas Lindley (1816 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Powder Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Powder Springs
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: lorbak
Record added: Jun 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72256885
Jonathan Lindley
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Rest in peace 5th great grandfather.Daughter Ruth Lindley is my 4th great grandmother. Amy
- acpflute
 Added: Feb. 18, 2014

- Vonnie L Cantrell
 Added: Jan. 30, 2014

- Vonnie L Cantrell
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