Advertisement

Advertisement

James Lafayette Pickard

Birth
Georgia, USA
Death 2 Jun 1863 (aged 36–37)
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Burial Upson County, Georgia, USA
Plot Confederate Marker
Memorial ID 57970660 View Source
Suggest Edits

Husband of:
Ann Hasseltine Judson Ross
Marriage: 27 Feb 1849
Antioch Baptist Church
Talbot Co., GA
Minister: S. W. Durham
Marriage Book: B, Page 365

Son of: Micajah Pickard & Sarah Barksdale
the daughter of Jeffrey Barksdale, a revolutionary soldier from Halifax Co. VA & Phoebe Brantley the daughter of John Brantley and Catherine Kirk of Chatham Co., NC.

Children:
Susan Cornelia Pickard (1850-1881)
Married: William Pinkney Persons

Sarah Sophronia Pickard (1852-1937)
Married: John Thaddeus Persons

John Ross Pickard: (1856- )

James Layafette Pickard II (1858-1927)
Married 1st: Mary V. Thornton
Married 2nd: Cornelia Thornton

William Lowndes Pickard (1861-1935)
Married: Florence Martha Willingham

Military Service:
Confederate Army - GA-32nd Regiment
Enlistment Date: 07 May 1862
Death In Service: 02 June 1863 Savannah, GA

Burial is noted in Griggers Cemetery when in fact this was land owned by James Lafayette Pickard prior to his death. His wife Ann Hasseltine Pickard married 2nd Augustus "Gus" Greiger who had been the overseer of the Pickard plantation and also served with James Lafayette Pickard in the same regiment. .


Flowers

In their memory
Plant Memorial Trees

Advertisement