South Carolina, USA
In 1860, in Columbia County, Florida George M. Whetstone was a slave owner. He owned at least 3 slaves; a mulatto male, age 27; a black male, age 24; and a black female, age 26. In 1870, Lake City, Columbia, Florida he lives with his wife, Charity E. Lites Whetstone, b. abt 1844 in S.C.; and his 3 children: Eugene b. abt. 1865, Mary b. abt. 1867, and Frazer b. abt. 1868 in Florida. In 1920, Mikesville, Columbia, Florida G.M. is deceased and Charity, age 75, is a widow. Living in the household with her is: her daughter Mollie Whetstone, age 52;her son, Frazier Whetstone, age 50;Sallie Whetstone (? illegible on the census)who appears to be a daughter-in-law, age 48; Mattie Whetstone, a granddaughter, age 19; and three grandsons, George Whetstone, age 17, Zachariah W., age 14, and Joseph F. Whetstone, age 12.
Dessie Whetstone Pressly (1871 - 1966)*
1st Lt. Company F, 2nd Florida Calvary, Confederate States Army
Created by: Alton Christie
Record added: Aug 11, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11517823