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Edward Pharr
Posted by: D, L, Pharr (ID *****0831) Date: August 26, 2011 at 18:19:04
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This Edward Pharr is the unknown son of Hezekiah 2.3.23 Pharr and his wife Elizabeth 2.3.27 Pharr. He is not recored in the book Pharrs and Farrs.
Hezekiah Pharr notes: -2.3.23 and 2.3.27(a) from wife date from Pharrs and Farrs death as 11/4/1853
-looks like him 1820 census with his mother in Abbeville
-1830 United States Federal Census 1830 United States Federal Census
Name: H W Farr
Home in 1830: , Jackson, Georgia
Free White Males - Under 5: 2 , 20 thru 29: 1 , Females - 20 thru 29: 1
Total Free White Persons: 4
Source Citation: 1830 U S Census: , Jackson, Georgia, Page: 326; NARA Roll: M19-18; Family History Film: 0007038.
Recived by certificate from Alcovy Church 22 Jan. 1831 to Thyatiria Church in Jackson County. Hezekian and wife Elizabeth.
- On the 1840 census for Chattooga County, Ga. males 5-10=2, 10-15=2, 30-40=1, females 5-10=1, 10-15=2, 30-40=2. Who is the exrta woman.
-Found a marriage for Hezekiah W. Pharr to Nancy Gratten in Chattooga County, Georgia dated 2 January 1840 pg. 8.
-1850 United States Federal Census 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Hezekiah W Pharr
Age: 49 , Estimated birth year: abt 1801
Birth Place: South Carolina
Color: White , Gender: Male, carpenter, estatee $500.
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Powder Springs, Cobb, Georgia
Family Number: 1114
Household Members: Name Age
Hezekiah W Pharr 49 , Nancy Pharr 47 NC
Joseph S Pharr 22 Ga, Edward Pharr 21 Ga
Elizabeth Pharr 20 Ga, Mary A Pharr 17 Ga
Samuel Pharr 17 Ga, James Pharr 16 Ga
Alexander J Pharr 7 Ga, Susannah Pharr 5 Ga
Source Citation: Year:28 Oct 1850; Census Place: Powder Springs, Cobb, Georgia; Roll M432_66; Page: 173B; Image: 170.
Seems to be a Hezekiah W. Pharr who died in Cobb County 1856. With some documents filed with the courts.
The only know child of Hezekiah was Samuel 2.4.58 with fist wife Elizabeth 2.3.27. So all children born before Oct 1835 would be with her.
Edward's Notes: -Shown with father on 1850 census.
-1860 United States Federal Census 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Edward Pharr
Age in 1860: 30, Birth Year: abt 1830, Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1860: District 3, Orange, Florida
Gender: Male, Value of real estate: $300./
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel W Stewart 48
Sarah Stewart 53
David B Stewart 22
Edward Pharr 30 farm labor $300.
Source Citation: Year:10 July 1860; Census Place: District 3, Orange, Florida; Roll M653_109; Page: 551; Image: 21; Family History Library Film: 803109.
-American Civil War Soldiers American Civil War Soldiers
Name: Edward Pharr
Enlistment Date: 28 Jun 1861
Enlistment Place: St Augustine, Florida
Side Served: Confederacy , State Served: Florida
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 28 June 1861.
Enlisted in Company H, 2nd Infantry Regiment Florida on 28 Jun 1861.
-1870 United States Federal Census 1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Edward Pharr
Birth: abt 1831, Age in 1870: 39, Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1870: Township 16 Range 10, Cleburne, Alabama
Race: White, Gender: Male
Value of real estate: $150./75.
Household Members: Name Age
Edward Pharr 39, Mary Pharr 23 Ga
Martha Pharr 19
Source Citation:27 June Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 16 Range 10, Cleburne, Alabama; Roll: M593_9; Page: 324B; Image: 44; Family History Library Film: 545508.
-1880 United States Federal Census 1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Edward Pharr
Home in 1880: Livingston, Floyd, Georgia
Age: 51, Estimated: abt 1829, Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Mary Pharr
Father's birthplace: South Carolina, Mother's: South Carolina
Occupation: Farmer, Marital Status: Married
Race: White, Gender: Male, Can read/write: yes
Household Members: Name Age
Edward Pharr 51, Mary Pharr 31 Ga/-/Ga sick
Mattie Smith 25 Ga/-/Ga Sinlaw
Thomas Johnson 17 Ga/SC/Ga Binlaw school, William Johnson 15 Ga/SC/Ga Binlaw
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Livingston, Floyd, Georgia; Roll: 146; Family History Film: 1254146; Page: 273A; Enumeration District: 69; Image: 0549.

and his wife Mary's notes: -Arkansas, Confederate Pension Records, 1891-1935 Arkansas, Confederate Pension Records, 1891-1935
Name: Edward Pharr, Spouse Name: Mary Pharr
Residence Location: Scott, Arkansas
State Served From: Florida
Division: Infantry, Company: H, Regiment: Scott
Vet Application Year: 1900
Death Date: 8 May 1909
Comments: widow applied 1909
Source Citation: Arkansas History Commission; Application Number: 11162
As you can see there is a Male on the 1840 and his name is on the 1850 census as 21. He moves to Florida and is shown on the 1860 census and served in the Confederate army from this state. Moves To Alabama on the 1870 census and then Floyd County, Georgia for 1880. Note the pension says he served in Company H the same as I have for his service.


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