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Mary Newsome

  • Birth 1799 North Carolina, USA
  • Death 1860 Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Clito, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 122485241

death date approximate
Her tombstone no longer exists.

Jesse was part of the first Newsome (then Newsom) family in Bulloch County. He was born in North Carolina and moved to Emanuel County around 1830 then soon over to eastern Bulloch County, near Clito. He may be the brother or son of a John Newsome who lived in Bulloch Co in early 1800s
He and his sons amassed several thousand acres of land.

He married Mary and had 5 known children all born in the 1830s:
Joel Joseph. born 1832 died 1891
Ichabod Thomas born 1833 died 1894
Henry born 1834 died 1849 of a fever
James H Sr. born 1836 died 1903
Martha. born 1839 died?

Jesse and Mary also helped keep or foster the children of Thaney Barnes (from NC as well). Those descendants also live in Bulloch Co.

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  • Created by: Ronnie
  • Added: 30 Dec 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 122485241
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Newsome (1799–1860), Find A Grave Memorial no. 122485241, citing Newsome Family Cemetery, Clito, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Ronnie (contributor 47608419) .