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Alexander Wilkes

Male 1816 - 1897  (81 years)


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  • Name Alexander Wilkes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 15 Jan 1816  Emanuel, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Doctor Sandy 
    Known As Doctor Sandy 
    Race White  [2
    Residence 1820  Not Stated, Emanuel, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1830  Not Stated, Emanuel, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 1 Jun 1840  District 58, Emanuel, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 1850  District 51, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1860  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1860  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 14 Oct 1867  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Residence 1870  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1880  District 51, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 5 Aug 1897  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Alexander Wilkes Cemetery, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Person ID I12586  tng Genealogy

    Father Elisha Wilkes,   b. 6 Mar 1789, Robeson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1861, Emanuel, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Mosley,   b. 1799, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1878, Emanuel, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Mosley,   b. 1823, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Jun and 2 Aug 1860, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Apr 1848  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
    +1. Jordan R Wilkes,   b. 1849, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1897, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth "Betty" Wilkes,   b. Feb 1850, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1933, Vidalia, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary Anna "Annie" Wilkes,   b. 1853, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1929, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
    +4. John A Wilkes,   b. 1856, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1897, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
     5. Clement T Wilkes,   b. 1858, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1897, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [natural]
    +6. William Thomas Wilkes,   b. Jun 1860, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1897, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years)  [natural]
    Family ID F4442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jan 1816 - Emanuel, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Apr 1848 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 14 Oct 1867 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Aug 1897 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Alexander Wilkes tombstone (part) 3-1996
    Alexander Wilkes tombstone (part) 3-1996

  • Notes 
    • Date of Death-8/12/1897-Mr. Clayton McLeod bought Clothes & Casket from Leader & Rosansky (I have a copy of the bill)
      Date of Death-8/5/1897-Montgomery Co., GA Court Records (They would NOT have waited a week to bury him.)
      Date of Death-8/27/1897-Montgomery Co., GA (Tombstone Date)

      Alexander "Sandy" Wilkes was reportedly a country doctor, and a doctor's satchel was one item that is listed in his belongings as part of his estate. (I have a copy of this inventory.)
      SOURCE: Mary Dean Achenbach Wilkes

  • Sources 
    1. [S527] Georgia, Returns of Qualified Voters and Reconstruction Oath Books, 1867-1869, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Alexande Wilkes
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ga1867votersoathbooks&h=1102121&indiv=try
      [ View Source Document]

    2. [S527] Georgia, Returns of Qualified Voters and Reconstruction Oath Books, 1867-1869, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Alexander Wilkes
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ga1867votersoathbooks&h=986443&indiv=try
      [ View Source Document]

    3. [S137] Georgia Marriages to 1850, Dodd, Jordan, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997;).
      Record for Alexander Wilkes and Eliza Mosley
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=eamga&h=134759&indiv=try

    4. [S138] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004;).
      Record for Alexander Wilkes and Eliza Mosley
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=GAmarriages_ga&h=207678&indiv=try

    5. [S360] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1850; Census Place: District 51, Montgomery, Georgia; Roll M432_78; Page: 96; Image: 198.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=18824332&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    6. [S512] 1860 U.S. Federal Census - Slave Schedules, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;).
      Year: 1860 - Slave Schedules; Census Place: Not Stated, Montgomery, Georgia; Page: 06.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860slaveschedules&h=2693472&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    7. [S354] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Seward, Montgomery, Georgia; Roll M653_131; Page: 873; Image: 338.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=11477869&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    8. [S352] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003;).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Lumber, Montgomery, Georgia; Roll M593_166; Page: 339; Image: 679.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1870usfedcen&h=3765154&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    9. [S353] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: District 51, Montgomery, Georgia; Roll T9_159; Family History Film: 1254159; Page: 233.2000; Enumeration District: 78; Image: 0069.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&h=8849444&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    10. [S411] 1820 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;).
      1820 U.S. Federal Census. Not Stated, Emanuel, Georgia, roll M33_6, page 80, image 49.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1820usfedcenancestry&h=1423611&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]
      1820 United States Federal Census about Elisha Wilks
      Name: Elisha Wilks
      County: Emanuel
      State: Georgia
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Males - Under 10: 2
      Free White Males - 26 thru 44: 2
      Free White Females - Under 10: 1
      Free White Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Females - 45 and over: 1
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Manufactures: 2
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 3
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 4
      Total Free White Persons: 7
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 7

    11. [S5] 1830 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004;).
      1830 U.S. Federal Census. Not Stated, Emanuel, Georgia, roll 17, page 178, image 361.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1830usfedcenancestry&h=1832877&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]
      1830 United States Federal Census about Elisha Wilks
      Name: Elisha Wilks
      Home in 1830: , Emanuel, Georgia
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      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 8
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 4
      Total Free White Persons: 12
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 12

    12. [S361] 1840 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      1840 United States Federal Census Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. Washington, D.C.: NARA, 1840.M704, 580 rolls. Emanuel, Georgia, roll 41, page 199.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1840usfedcenancestry&h=1734040&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]
      1840 United States Federal Census about Elisha Wilks
      Name: Elisha Wilks
      Township: District 58
      County: Emanuel
      State: Georgia
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 3
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 3
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 50 thru 59: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 15
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 9
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 4
      Total Free White Persons: 15
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 15

    13. [S142] Gravestone.
      Headpiece-Alex Wilkes, Jan 15, 1816-Aug 29, 1897

      "Remember friends as you pass by That all mankind are born to die. Then let your cares on Christ be cast. That you may dwell with Him at last."

      Footpiece-AW
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