|Death: ||Aug. 20, 1878|
Judge George A Brown was a son of Wm. M Brown & Amanda Gray, husband of (1) Julia P. Raines, whom he married May 13, 1847 in Crawford Co., GA. (2) Georgiann V Holland whom he married in Jasper Co. Ga & (3) Loretta J Daniel whom he married in Sumter Co., Ga. on November 23, 1863. He had children by all 3 wives. He died Tuesday Aug 20 1:30 1878 in Americus, Sumter County, Georgia, USA.
Americus, Sumter Co., GA.
Published August 28, 1878
Americus - A well-known citizen of Americus, died of dropsy at the French House, Tuesday evening, about half past one o'clock. He had been a resident of Americus about twenty-five years, and was a son of the late Col. William M. Brown, of Marion. He once represented Marion County in the Legislature, and has held several important offices of trust in this county. He was for several years Clerk and Treasurer of the city council and for the past six years was Ordinary of this county, which position he held to the day of his death.
ROSTER OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS OF GA 1861-65
Brown, George A: - private April 27, 1861. Discharged, overage, July 27, 1862. Died in 1877
Company "K" of the 4th Georgia Vounteer Infantry Regiment, the "Sumter Light Guards"..formed 27 April, 1861 in Americus, Ga.Here's a muster roll from Henderson's for the 4th Georgia Regiment:
MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY K, 4th REGIMENT
GA VOL INF ANV CSA SUMTER CO, GA
"SUMTER LIGHT GUARDS"
Brown, George A: ---- Private April 27, 1861. Discharged, over-age, July 27, 1862 . Died in 1877.
1861 Jul 26 Signed by David R.E. Mims--George A. Pvt. Co. K 4th Reg. Ga Vol.Born in Greene Co. Ga. age 37,5 ft 8, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair a clerk..enlisted by Capt. William D. Johnson at Americus Ga 27 Apr. 1861 to serve one year now entitled to discharge by reason of the experation of his term under the provisions of the conscript act.
1863 23 Nov. George A. married Lorett J. Daniel SUMTER CO. HISTORY by Jack F. Cox
1862 27 Jul. Kicked out for being too old. SUMTER CO. HISTORY by Jack F. Cox
All the information above was researched and furnished by me- Gerry Hill- but I did not find the grave in this location, no matter how many times I looked. I am supposing this was added from information furnished by an informant- but please verify it for yourself.
Georgiette V Brown Whitfield (1857 - 1885)*
Buena Vista City Cemetery
Maintained by: Gerry Hill
Originally Created by: Winnette
Record added: Nov 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31737683