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James Anderson Armistead
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1807
Oglethorpe County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1891
Conyers
Rockdale County
Georgia, USA

Son of John and Keziah (Anderson) Armistead. Born in Oglethorpe Co., GA. He was a farmer and built a home on Alcovy Trestle Rd near Alcovy GA. Married Emily Strong Colley, daughter of Elder Joel Colley on 2 Jan 1835. Together they had twelve children. Died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. L. Shipley, in Rockdale Co. Buried in the family graveyard across from his home near Alcovy, GA according to his obituary in the "Sunny South". 
 
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 Parents:
  John Armistead (1774 - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Strong Colley Armistead (1814 - 1884)*
 
 Children:
  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)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Anderson Armistead (1807 - 1891)
  Keziah Monroe Armistead Hightower (1816 - 1851)*
  Jessie M. Armistead (1820 - 1891)*
  Thomas R Armistead (1821 - 1892)*
  Virgil Homa Armistead (1823 - 1891)*
  Jabez Jubal Armistead (1828 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: no visible headstone
 
Burial:
Armistead Family Cemetery
Alcovy
Newton County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: John Davis
Record added: Oct 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60598567
James Anderson Armistead
Added by: Kim Houston Orrick
 
 
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