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Rev John Bonner
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1817
Fayette County
Georgia, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1893
Carroll County
Georgia, USA

Rev John Thomas Bonner was a son of Zadock Bonner, Sr and Susan Johnson. John married three times and fathered a total of 23 children. His first marriage was on Nov 13, 1835 to Martha Gillispie, second to Martha Ann Upchurch on Sep 3, 1857 and last marriage to Lucy J Wood on Aug 7, 1881.

Rev Bonner was one of the founding members of the Old Camp Methodist Church where he was ordained as Minister on July 20, 1870.

John Thomas Bonner was regarded as one of the most successful men of Carroll County, GA, owning 1200 acres of land, a mill and ginnery some two miles east of Bonner's Gold Mine, which was owned by his brother, Zadock Bonner, Jr. He was frequently elected to the Board of County Commissioners and was elected to the GA Legislature in 1882.

My 2nd great grandfather. 
 
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 Parents:
  Zadok Augustus Bonner (1769 - 1848)
  Susan Johnson Bonner
 
 Spouses:
  Martha M. Gillespie Bonner (1815 - 1857)*
  Martha Ann Upchurch Bonner (1833 - 1881)*
  Lucy J. Wood Bonner (1844 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Susan E Bonner Barker (1838 - ____)*
  John Milton Bonner (1840 - 1929)*
  Martha Jane Bonner (1844 - 1883)*
  William Stegal Bonner (1846 - 1923)*
  Thomas Jefferson Bonner (1854 - 1951)*
  Jerusha Carrie Bonner Shackelford (1858 - 1943)*
  Josephine M. Bonner Hulsey (1864 - 1943)*
  Georgia Patience Bonner Pentecost (1867 - 1944)*
  Lucy Helena Bonner Mobley (1882 - 1921)*
  Allie Bonner Terry (1886 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Smith Bonner (1798 - 1832)*
  Zadok Augustus Bonner (1804 - 1891)*
  Abigail Bonner Garrison (1809 - 1890)*
  John Bonner (1817 - 1893)
  Mahala Bonner Clements (1819 - 1902)*
  Pauline M. Bonner Bloodworth (1832 - 1892)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Old Camp United Methodist Church Cemetery
Carroll County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Donnie Shackelford
Record added: Sep 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15612019
Rev John Bonner
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Rev John Bonner
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Rev John Bonner
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- Little Lady
 Added: Aug. 23, 2016
4th great grand uncle. His sister Sarah Bonner married Stephen Daniel Treadwell and had my 3rd great grandfather Zadoc Bonner Treadwell.
- Danelia
 Added: Sep. 29, 2012

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Mar. 31, 2012
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