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Joseph Willis, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1812
Franklin County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1875
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Joseph Willis, Jr. was born to Joseph and Margaret "Peggy" Suttle Willis, on June 3, 1812, in Franklin County, Georgia. Joseph was the youngest of seven children and his siblings were Elizabeth "Betsy", William, Lucinda Suttle, John, Charlotta "Charity", and Partheny Willis.

In 1834, Joseph married Elizabeth S. Lesley in Fulton, Georgia. Together they had ten children. Their children were Alston A., Vandoosan Vastie, Sarah Antoinette, Parthena Georgia, Joseph Dekalb, Malvin America, Matilda Taylor, William John Franklin, Clarmon Alice Thomason, and George Washington Jackson.

Joseph's wife Elizabeth died in 1859. In 1860, Joseph married Sarah G. Strickland in Fulton, Georgia. Together they had three children and they were Albert M., Elizabeth, and Isaac A. Newton.

On June 9, 1875, in Stone's District, Fulton County, Georgia, Joseph Willis, Jr. passed away.

J. Albright
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 Parents:
  Joseph Willis (1780 - 1812)
  Margaret Settles Willis (1785 - 1870)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth S. Lesley Willis (1814 - 1859)*
  Sarah G. Strickland Willis (1834 - 1895)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Antoinette Willis Childress (1839 - 1897)*
  Parthena Georgia Ann Willis Childress (1841 - 1926)*
  Joseph Dekalb Willis (1843 - 1907)*
  William John Franklin Willis (1849 - 1909)*
  Alice Willis Landrum (1855 - 1922)*
 
 Sibling:
  Elizabeth Willis White (1801 - 1883)*
  Joseph Willis (1812 - 1875)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Utoy Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Jewell
Record added: Jun 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71720328
Joseph Willis, Jr
Added by: T.J. White
 
Joseph Willis, Jr
Added by: T.J. White
 
 
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If you want photos of Joseph Willis' grave at Utoy, then you should go to the Facebook page for the Utoy Cemetery Association, where we have photos of just about every marked grave there, including his. Here's the link: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?...(Read more)
- T.J. White
 Added: Feb. 29, 2012
 
 
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