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William WESLEY Addy
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1827
Death: Feb. 25, 1908

1) William Wesley Addy, b in SC s/o Jacob Addy and Mary Rawls. He married Margaret Isabella Bernhard 20 Feb 1851 of Henry Co., d/o Jacob Bernard and Esther Lites. They had 12 children.

In 1862 Wesley enlisted in the Ninth Georgia Regiment, under Capt. Brooks, Col. Neely's command. He served in several very hard fought battles, as in those of Atlanta and Griswoldville, and in numerous skirmishes. He served throughthe war and then returned to Georgia.

After the war he successfully operated his father's plantation near Haralson and was widely known in his county and state. His homestead consisted of 225 acres of well-improved land, upon which he made a competent living. At one time he owned 740 acres, but he gradually sold off the greater part. He began with about $700.00 but was able to acquire considerable property, as well as the respect and good will of his fellow citizens.

Biography by: Norton Addy, Las Cruces, NM

2) Other children of William Wesley and Margaret Isabella:

Oscar B. Addy born 1865 died unknown

Robert W. Addy

Pearl Addy Carlton

Rosa Lula Addy 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Addy (1804 - 1863)
  Mary Rawls Addy (1802 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Isabella Bernhard Addy (1830 - 1895)
 
 Children:
  Thomas F Addy (1851 - 1936)*
  Mary Elizabeth Addy Gable (1853 - 1938)*
  Warren J. Addy (1854 - 1938)*
  Stockton Alvenza Addy (1856 - 1920)*
  Ella Josephine Addy Jennings (1858 - 1936)*
  William Jason Addy (1859 - 1939)*
  Patrick HENRY Addy (1861 - 1932)*
  Simeon Addy (1870 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  William WESLEY Addy (1827 - 1908)
  Maria Elizabeth Addy McLane (1830 - 1904)*
  Drucilla Catherine Addy Milner (1834 - 1861)*
  Rebecca Frances Addy Perdue (1836 - 1924)*
  Martha Ann Addy Perdue (1841 - 1921)*
  Jacob Simeon Addy (1844 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
The pains of death are past, labor and sorrows cease and life's long warfare closed at last, his soul is found in peace
 
Burial:
Mount Pilgrim Lutheran Church Cemetery
Haralson
Coweta County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: M & R Thompson Parker
Originally Created by: Linda Abbott
Record added: Nov 19, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12412090
William WESLEY Addy
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William WESLEY Addy
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- Brenda Arnett Darbyshire
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
 
 
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