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Re: Henry Walter Carnes
Posted by: Gerre Byrd (ID *****5416) Date: October 05, 2010 at 08:33:23
In Reply to: Henry Walter Carnes by Wayne Sewell of 1686

Henry Walter CARNES s/o Joseph H. s/o James D. s/o Ruth CARNES d/o Hubbard CARNES.

1850 - Rabun Co., GA Census - Ruth Wilkinson, head of household w/Nancy M. & Armenda A., ages 24; Jas. C., age 21; John, age 17; Lemuel, age 15.

Marriage Book "C", 1850 - 1867, Rabun Co., GA, Bride Index

Ashley, Mary Carens, James D. 01 Mar 1855 01Mar 1855 J. M. Quillan, JP

1860 - GA, Rabun Co., Clayton P. O., p. 501, June 9th
CAINES, James D. - 29 - farmer - GA
Mary - 24 SC
Ruthy R. - 4 GA
Joseph H. - 2 GA
Mary E. - 1 GA

1862 - Tax Digest for Tiger, GA (Rabun Co.)

1863, Mar. 9, James D. Carnes accepts commission as 1st Lt. of 587th District GM & subscribes the oath attached thereto.

Civil War
CARNES, J. D., Pvt. Co. F, 11th GA Cavalry, CSA
According to Marcia HAYES CARNES, a marker was erected by his sons in the Rabun Co. Cemetery, Clayton, GA: Enlisted for duration of war Pvt. May 25, 1864, Capt. Price's Co. (Rabun Gap Defenders).

1864 - GA Census Reorganizing GA Militia
CARNES, James D. - 37 yrs. 3 mos. - farmer - b: GA

1870 - Rabun Co., GA Census - 27 August
James Carnes - 40 - Farmer - GA - farmer
Mary - 35 - SC
Ruth Ann - 14 - GA
Joseph - 12 - GA - farm laborer
Logan - 8 - GA
Sarah M. - 6 - GA
James W. - 4 - GA
Elizabeth - 2 - GA
Ashley, Sarah, 32 - SC (Sister to Mary?)

for Joseph:

1880 - Federal Census, GA, Rabun Co., Persimmon, p. 56C
CARNES, Joseph 22 GA
Adaline 27 GA
Walter 6/12 GA

same page:
Mother Mary and family.

Lived on Wolf Fork Creek in Rabun Co., GA

1891 - One of his transactions reads in part: This indenture made & entered this the 6 day of Feb. 1891 between Joseph H. CARNES of the first part & state & county aforessaid & James B. POWELL of the same ___ of the second part witnesseth that the said Joseph H. CARNES of the first part has & in consideration of the sum of twenty two dollars $22.00 can in hand....

This was found at the bottom of one of Jeremiah BURTON'S deeds, and may be the same transaction sited below. Perhaps 1893 was the "recorded" date. gb

1893 - Rabun Co., GA Deed Index
CARNES, Joseph H. to/from James B. Powell - 130 acres, Lot 69, 2nd Dist. - Book "K", p.572

Gerre Byrd

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