George Washington Peacock
|About George Washington Peacock|
George Washington Peacock was born about 1841 in Macon County, Georgia and died on November 19, 1862 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Actual date of birth is unknown. He lived to be about 21 years old.
George Washington Peacock
1841 - 11/19/1862
He enlisted at St. Vincent Is.,FL in September 25, 1861 in the CSA Florida Infantry, Co. I, 4th Regiment and served as a Private. He died of disease in the military hospital in Murfreesboro, TN
|Census||10/12/1850 ||Division 5 FL (Calhoun County) ||9 yrs old |
|Recorded as family #34: Stephen Peacock (age 35)NC, Rose Ann (age 26)NC, S. M. (age 12)GA, A. E. (10)GA, George W. (8)GA, John W. (7)GA, Marthey F. (5)FL, Rhoda A. (5)FL. |
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|Military||9/9/1861 ||St. Vincent Island FL (Franklin County) ||20 yrs old |
|George W. Peacock enlisted on Sept. 9, 1861 under Captain Dickson , Company I, 4th Regiment of Florida "Dixie Boys". |
|Military||9/2/1864 ||Milledgeville GA (Baldwin County) ||2 yrs after death |
|The Quartermaster General, C.S.|
Please report me the bounty, last payment , clothing & c. to Geo. W. Peacock deceased late of Captain Dickson, Company I, 4th Reg.t Fla Vol.
Very respectfully,alleged died in hospital Nov. 19 1862.
T. Cadswall, Div. Deceased Soldiers
|Military||10/1/1864 ||FL ||2 yrs after death |
|Geo. W. Peacock, Co. I, 4th Fla, died Nov. 19, 1862, has 4 mo. & 19 days & $50 bounty, dees lien to $12 stoppage as his 4 in situm of Col. Bowen for 1862. |
|Military||12/6/1864 ||Milledgeville GA (Baldwin County) ||2 yrs after death |
|The Confederate States,|
To: John A. Kelley administrator of George W. Peacock, deceased late private of Capt. Dicksons Co. 4th Reg't. Florida Vol
For pay of said deceased from July 1, 1862 where of day he has last said to November 19, 1862, the date of death, inclusion
4 mo. & 19 days at $11 per mo.
Payable to John A. Kelly, Ochessee, Calhoun Co. FL
Dec. 6, 1864
J. Bunting, Clerk
Comptroller's Office -B. Haster, Clerk
Dec. 16, 1964
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George, his family, and friends. For example, George is 1 years old when Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
||Atlanta, Georgia is incorporated. Formally Marthasville
||Gordon and Clinch Counties are formed.
||Clay, Howell, Polk, Spalding, and Whitfield Counties are formed.
||Taylor County formed.
||Catoosa, Pickens, Hart, Dougherty, Webster, Flton, and Worth Counties aare creaated.
||Fannin, Coffee, Chattahooche, Charlton, and Calhoun Counties formed.
||Haralson, Terrell, Berrien, Colquit, Miller, and Towns Counties formed.
||Dawson, Milton, Pierce, Glascock, Mitchell, Schley, White, and Wilcox Counties formed.
||Clayton, Quitman, Banks, Brooks, Johnson, and Echols Counties formed.
||The first telegraph message is sent by Morse, who later invents the Mores Code
||The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
||The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
||Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
||NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
||NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
||Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
||Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
||Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
||May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
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