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George Washington Peacock 

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1815 - 1859

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1824 - 1859
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George Washington Peacock
1841 - 11/19/1862
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.

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
Census10/12/1850 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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Military9/9/1861 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". 
Military9/2/1864 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  
Military10/1/1864 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.
J. Beenleigh  
Military12/6/1864 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
Treasury Department,
Dec. 6, 1864
J. Bunting, Clerk
Comptroller's Office -B. Haster, Clerk
Dec. 16, 1964 

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6 1847 Atlanta, Georgia is incorporated. Formally Marthasville
9 1850 Gordon and Clinch Counties are formed.
10 1851 Clay, Howell, Polk, Spalding, and Whitfield Counties are formed.
11 1852 Taylor County formed.
12 1853 Catoosa, Pickens, Hart, Dougherty, Webster, Flton, and Worth Counties aare creaated.
13 1854 Fannin, Coffee, Chattahooche, Charlton, and Calhoun Counties formed.
15 1856 Haralson, Terrell, Berrien, Colquit, Miller, and Towns Counties formed.
16 1857 Dawson, Milton, Pierce, Glascock, Mitchell, Schley, White, and Wilcox Counties formed.
17 1858 Clayton, Quitman, Banks, Brooks, Johnson, and Echols Counties formed.
3 1844 The first telegraph message is sent by Morse, who later invents the Mores Code
12 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
15 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
18 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
20 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
21 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
1 1842 Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
14 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
19 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
21 1862 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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