Hezekiah Bussey, Jr.--b. April 8, 1780 Wilkes Co., GA
--d. April 17, 1848 El Dorado, Union Co., AR
----buried Bussey-Hearing Cemetery, Union Co., Arkansas
--m. Rebecca SHAW
--December 12, 1804 Clarke Co., Alabama
----b. March 14, 1787 South Carolina
----d. AFTER July 10, 1860 probably Union Co., AR
------d/o Jonathan Shaw and Rhonda VANSANT
5th item: I do lend to my loving wife during her life the tract of land I now live on containing two hundred acres with three negroes viz. Hall, Jack, and Hannah with all of my stock of horses and cattle and hogs together with all the house hold furniture and plantation tools for the benefit of raising and educating of my small children: viz: Hezekiah Bupey, Nathan Bupey, Rebecca Bupey, Nancy Bupey, Amy Bupey, Lucresey Bupey, which estate is to be kept together during my wife's widowhood and if she marry a true inventory of all to be taken.
7th item: I will that the land I now live on be equally divided between my son Hezekiah and Nathan Bupey to them and their heirs forever after the death of my wife. I do will after the death of my wife Amy al lthe estte lent her be equally divided amongst my six last children which is viz: Hezekiah, Nathan, Rebecca, Nancy, Amy, Lucreasey to them and their heirs forever.
Hezekiah won a 1805 Georgia Land Lottery.
Hezekiah was the legal guardian of Thomas, Frances, and John Bussey, the minor children of Joshua Bussey.
"Hezekiah moved to Putnam Co. and was received by experience on June 25, 1808 into Crooked Creek Baptist Church, Putnam Co., Ga. He was appointed with 3 citizens to act with them in selecting a suitable place to build a meetinghouse. He was dismissed from this church on Nov. 23, 1816. He was a Baptist preacher like his father. (Joe Cabaniss)
-Hezekiah Bussey listed in Capt. David Rosser's District
1 male under 5(1825-1830) - Nathan Alexander 1 male 10-15(1815-1820) - Hezkiah Jr. 1 male 20-30(1800-1810) - Harmon 1 male 50-60(1770-1780) - Hezekiah Jr. 1 female under 5(1825-1830) - Lucinda 1 female 5-10(1820-1825) - Harriet 1 female 10-15(1815-1820) - Amy 1 female 40-50(1780-1790) - Rebecca Shaw
*Hezekiah and family moved to Union Co., Arkansas
E. CABANISS 57 m farmer $2000 GA Harriet A. 25 f Al Charles 2 m AR Rebecca BUSSEY 63 f SC *Rebecca is living with her daughter
Elijah CABANISS 66 m w farmer $25,000 $52,000 GA Rebecca BUSSEY 73 f w $ 3 000 SC Harriet A.CABANISS 38 f w Al Robert THOMPSON 31 m w overseer NC Elizabeth BLACK 22 f w Al ChasF. CABANISS 11 m w Ar Nathan CABANISS 9 m w AR Henry E. CABANISS 7 m w AR Ida R. CABANISS 5 f w Ar Eldridge A. CABANISS 3 m w Ar infant CABANISS 9/12 f w AR *Rebecca, age 73, is living with her daughter.
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