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Green Berry Stephens
Birth: May 9, 1834
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1920
Clayton County
Georgia, USA

Green Berry Stephens was the son of
Simeon Sylvester & Elizabeth Estes Stephens.
He married 1) Elizabeth Celia Cook 12 April 1860.

These children were recorded in his bible:
M. F. Stephens was born 16 Dec 1860
W. T. Stephens was born 21 Jan 1862
M. E. T. J. Stephens was born 22 Oct 1864
J. M. Stephens was born 2 Dec 1866
R. A. Stephens was born 30 Sep 1868

G. B. married
2) Emily Elizabeth Sanders 24 Feb 1884.

These children were recorded in his bible:
Children of G. B. & E. E. Stephens:
A. C. Stephens was born 15 Jun 1885
M. A. Stephens was born 24 Nov 1886
Simeon Sylvester Stephens was born 5 Sep 1890
Julius Green Stephens was born 20 Aug 1894

A complete entry of his bible records may be found at the following link:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaclayt2/
church_records/green_stephens_bibl.htm

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Military: Co I, 30th Regiment (After reorganization in 1862, became Co E) Georgia Volunteer Infantry, Army of Tennessee, CSA, "Clayton Invincibles", Clayton Co GA. Private, enlisted 1 May 1862. [Served along with 4 of his brothers.] Captured near Nashville TN 16 Dec 1864. Received at Camp Chase OH 4 Jan 1865 and released there 12 Jun 1865.

This company was ordered to the relief of Gen Finegan at east Florida 4 Oct 1862 by order of Gen Mercer. Arrived in Jacksonville FL 6 Oct 1862 and remained to 11 Oct when they returned to Camp Hardee arriving 15 Oct 1862. Ordered by Gen Mercer to Coosawatchie SC where they remained one day and returned to Camp Hardee Oct 1862. Left Savannah GA on 14 Dec 1862 (by train) and arrived at Wilmington NC 19 Dec 1862.

Pension Application: G B Stephens, Co E, 30th Reg, born 9 May 1838, suffered typhoid fever, was captured and now has chronic rheumatism. First application dated 1896.

Will: Clayton Co GA, Will Book A, pg 277 &278.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Simeon Sylvester Stephens (1818 - 1894)
  Elizabeth Estes Stephens (1818 - 1883)
 
 Spouses:
  Emily Elizabeth Sanders Stephens (1854 - 1935)
  Celia Elizabeth Cook Stephens (1834 - 1883)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Frances Stephens Lites (1860 - 1951)*
  William T. Stephens (1862 - 1910)*
  Martha T. Stephens Turnipseed (1864 - 1883)*
  Josephine M Stephens New (1866 - 1955)*
  Alfred Columbus Stephens (1885 - 1956)*
  Minnie Alfretta Stephens Burks (1886 - 1969)*
  Melvinie Magdaline Stephens (1888 - 1949)*
  Simeon Sylvester Stephens (1890 - 1981)*
  Julius Green Stephens (1894 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  Green Berry Stephens (1834 - 1920)
  Thomas J Stephens (1840 - 1914)*
  William M Stephens (1842 - 1916)*
  Leroy E Stephens (1844 - 1929)*
  Joel M Stephens (1845 - 1865)*
  Mary Elizabeth Stephens Elrod (1849 - 1921)*
  Martha Queen V Stephens Robinson (1853 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Park City Cemetery
Forest Park
Clayton County
Georgia, USA
 
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