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Sligh Descendants

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1.  JOHN JACOB1 SLIGH, SR. was born 08 October 1747 in Wiesloch, Baden County, Germany, and died 1797 in South Carolina.  He married CHRISTINA CROMER 1768 in Wiesloch, Baden County, Germany.  She was born 1750 in Wiesloch, Baden County, Germany, and died 1835 in South Carolina.

 

More about JOHN SLIGH and CHRISTINA CROMER:

Marriage: 1768, Wiesloch, Baden County, Germany

    

Child of JOHN SLIGH and CHRISTINA CROMER is:

2.               i.    JOHN JACOB2 SLIGH, JR.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2.  JOHN JACOB2 SLIGH, JR. (JOHN JACOB1)

    

Child of JOHN JACOB SLIGH, JR. is:

3.               i.    JOHN JACOB3 SLIGH III.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

3.  JOHN JACOB3 SLIGH III (JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1)

    

Child of JOHN JACOB SLIGH III is:

4.               i.    JOHN NICHOLAS4 SLIGH, b. 10 January 1807, Lexington County, South Carolina; d. 15 February 1897, Paulding County, Georgia.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

4.  JOHN NICHOLAS4 SLIGH (JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 10 January 1807 in Lexington County, South Carolina, and died 15 February 1897 in Paulding County, Georgia.  He married (1) MARGARET KOON Bet. 1819 - 1850 in South Carolina.  She was born 1809 in South Carolina, and died 02 October 1836 in South Carolina.  He married (2) MARGARET HUGHES Bet. 1823 - 1850 in South Carolina, daughter of JOHN HUGHES and SARAH WINN.  She was born 25 August 1799 in South Carolina, and died 01 June 1864 in Paulding County, Georgia.  He married (3) SARAH HUGHES Bet. 1825 - 1850 in South Carolina, daughter of JOHN HUGHES and SARAH WINN.  She was born in South Carolina, and died 1864 in Georgia.  He married (4) SARAH ANN TERRY 13 February 1873 in Paulding County, Georgia.  She was born 01 August 1858 in Georgia, and died 24 November 1901 in Georgia.

 

Notes for JOHN NICHOLAS SLIGH:

Paulding County 1860 Census, Dallas District, page 65

 

More about JOHN NICHOLAS SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about JOHN SLIGH and MARGARET KOON:

Marriage: Bet. 1819 - 1850, South Carolina

 

More about MARGARET HUGHES:

Burial: Harmony Grove Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about JOHN SLIGH and MARGARET HUGHES:

Marriage: Bet. 1823 - 1850, South Carolina

 

More about SARAH HUGHES:

Burial: Harmony Grove Church Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about JOHN SLIGH and SARAH HUGHES:

Marriage: Bet. 1825 - 1850, South Carolina

 

More about SARAH ANN TERRY:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about JOHN SLIGH and SARAH TERRY:

Marriage: 13 February 1873, Paulding County, Georgia

    

Child of JOHN SLIGH and MARGARET KOON is:

5.               i.    HARRISON JOSHUA5 SLIGH, b. 20 February 1830, South Carolina.

 

    

Children of JOHN SLIGH and MARGARET HUGHES are:

                 ii.    JAMES EDWARD5 SLIGH, b. 30 May 1839, South Carolina.

                iii.    SARAH ANN SLIGH, b. 12 January 1841.

 

    

Children of JOHN SLIGH and SARAH HUGHES are:

                iv.    NICKOLAS5 SLIGH.

6.              v.    AMANDA SLIGH, b. 31 March 1862; d. 05 May 1930, Paulding County, Georgia.

 

    

Children of JOHN SLIGH and SARAH TERRY are:

                vi.    EMMA VICTORIA5 SLIGH, b. 13 June 1875, Paulding County,  Georgia; d. 10 June 1948, Paulding County, Georgia.

 

More about EMMA VICTORIA SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

7.            vii.    GEORGE BENJAMIN BENEDICT SLIGH, b. 13 June 1877; d. 25 January 1944, Paulding County, Georgia.

8.           viii.    JACOB ALBERT SIDNEY SLIGH, b. 13 September 1879; d. 26 October 1960, Paulding County, Georgia.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

5.  HARRISON JOSHUA5 SLIGH (JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 20 February 1830 in South Carolina.  He married MARY.  She was born 1833 in Georgia.

 

Notes for HARRISON JOSHUA SLIGH:

1870 Bartow County Georgia Census, Cartersville 4th District, page 349A

    

Children of HARRISON SLIGH and MARY are:

                  i.    HENRY J6 SLIGH, b. 1853.

                 ii.    MARY M SLIGH, b. 1855, Georgia.

                iii.    ELLEN T SLIGH, b. 1857, Georgia.

                iv.    DAVID A SLIGH, b. 1859, Georgia.

                 v.    GEORGE E SLIGH, b. 1861, Georgia.

                vi.    CHARLES A SLIGH, b. 1864, Georgia.

               vii.    EMMA SLIGH, b. 1866, Georgia.

              viii.    JOHN W SLIGH, b. October 1869, Georgia.

 

 

6.  AMANDA5 SLIGH (JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 31 March 1862, and died 05 May 1930 in Paulding County, Georgia.  She married JOHN E CLARK, son of ALFRED CLARK and LUCINDA LAMBERT.  He was born 11 March 1853 in Georgia, and died 20 January 1928 in Paulding County, Georgia.

 

More about AMANDA SLIGH:

Burial: New Harmony Grove Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about JOHN E CLARK:

Burial: New Harmony Grove Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

    

Children of AMANDA SLIGH and JOHN CLARK are:

                  i.    JESS6 CLARK, m. MARY HUNT.

                 ii.    JULIA ANN CLARK, b. April 1880; m. CHARLES HOVERS.

9.             iii.    MINNIE L CLARK, b. 02 February 1882, Paulding County, Georgia; d. 17 May 1957, Rome, Floyd County, Georgia.

                iv.    CALLIE L CLARK, b. January 1884; m. JAMES BROCK.

                 v.    JOHN SOLOMON CLARK, b. November 1887; m. CLAUDIA JACOBS.

 

Notes for JOHN SOLOMON CLARK:

In 1900 census, it looked like his middle initial was G.

 

10.           vi.    JACK ELIJAH CLARK, b. July 1891.

               vii.    LESTER CLARK, b. October 1896; m. MARY LITTLE.

 

 

7.  GEORGE BENJAMIN BENEDICT5 SLIGH (JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 13 June 1877, and died 25 January 1944 in Paulding County, Georgia.  He married AGNES OGIE.  She was born 16 August 1874, and died 13 April 1943 in Paulding County, Georgia.

 

More about GEORGE BENJAMIN BENEDICT SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about AGNES OGIE:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

    

Child of GEORGE SLIGH and AGNES OGIE is:

                  i.    LULA MAE6 SLIGH, b. 31 May 1900; d. 04 July 1901, Paulding County, Georgia.

 

More about LULA MAE SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

 

8.  JACOB ALBERT SIDNEY5 SLIGH (JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 13 September 1879, and died 26 October 1960 in Paulding County, Georgia.  He married JENNIE.  She was born 03 September 1883, and died 16 September 1919 in Paulding County, Georgia.

 

More about JACOB ALBERT SIDNEY SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

More about JENNIE:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

    

Children of JACOB SLIGH and JENNIE are:

                  i.    JAMES6 SLIGH, b. 26 March 1911; d. 03 January 1926, Paulding County, Georgia.

 

More about JAMES SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

                 ii.    INFANT SLIGH, b. 1919; d. 1919, Paulding County,  Georgia.

 

More about INFANT SLIGH:

Burial: Hunt Cemetery, Paulding County, Georgia

 

 

Generation No. 6

 

9.  MINNIE L6 CLARK (AMANDA5 SLIGH, JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 02 February 1882 in Paulding County, Georgia, and died 17 May 1957 in Rome, Floyd County, Georgia.  She married JOHN WILLIAM WESLEY PERKINS 04 September 1904 in Bartow County, Georgia, son of WILLIAM PERKINS and NANCY YORK.  He was born 06 January 1883 in Bartow County, Georgia, and died 31 January 1954 in Lindale, Floyd County, Georgia.

 

Notes for MINNIE L CLARK:

Name: Minnie C Perkins

Death Date: 17 May 1957

Race: W

Gender: F

County of Death: Floyd

Certificate: 11114

Age: 75 years

County of Residence: Floyd

 

More about MINNIE L CLARK:

Burial: 19 May 1957, East View Cemetery, Rome, Floyd County, Georgia

 

Notes for JOHN WILLIAM WESLEY PERKINS:

1910 Paulding County Georgia, Burnt Hickory District, page 203B & 204A

Enumerated            21 & 22 April 1910          by John M Kemp

John W Perkins                    27

Minnie L                               21

Cora A                                  0-3/12

Nancy                                   64        Mother   GA   VA   SC

 

 

1920 Paulding County Georgia, Burnt Hickory District, page 4B

Enumerated   8 January 1920        by J M Kemp

John W Perkins         38

Minnie L                     37

Cora A                        10

 

1930 Floyd County Georgia, Lindale District, Lindale Village, page 169A

John Perkins                      47        GA  

Minnie                                47        GA  

Alene                                  20

Will Ledford                     46          GA (boarder)    

  

Name: John W Perkins

Death Date: 31 Jan 1954

Race: W

Gender: M

County of Death: Floyd

Certificate: 812

Age: 72 years

County of Residence: Floyd

I have a copy of John & Minnie's death certificate

 

More about JOHN WILLIAM WESLEY PERKINS:

Burial: 02 February 1954, East View Cemetery, Rome, Floyd County, Georgia

Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage, Hypertension, Arteriosclerosis

Occupation: 1910, Farmer

 

More about JOHN PERKINS and MINNIE CLARK:

Marriage: 04 September 1904, Bartow County, Georgia

    

Child of MINNIE CLARK and JOHN PERKINS is:

11.             i.    CORA ALENE7 PERKINS, b. 26 November 1909, Floyd County, Georgia; d. 10 January 1974, Lindale, Floyd County, Georgia.

 

 

10.  JACK ELIJAH6 CLARK (AMANDA5 SLIGH, JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born July 1891.  He married CAROLINE DUDLEY. 

    

Children of JACK CLARK and CAROLINE DUDLEY are:

                  i.    JIMMY7 CLARK.

                 ii.    MILTON CLARK.

                iii.    JOHNNY CLARK.

                iv.    WILLIAM OR WILLARD CLARK.

                 v.    JACK CLARK.

                vi.    ELIJAH CLARK.

               vii.    ALENE CLARK.

              viii.    ROBERT CLARK.

 

 

Generation No. 7

 

11.  CORA ALENE7 PERKINS (MINNIE L6 CLARK, AMANDA5 SLIGH, JOHN NICHOLAS4, JOHN JACOB3, JOHN JACOB2, JOHN JACOB1) was born 26 November 1909 in Floyd County, Georgia, and died 10 January 1974 in Lindale, Floyd County, Georgia.  She married DOCK A BRADSHAW, son of THOMAS BRADSHAW and MARY A.  He was born May 1889 in Georgia, and died 30 July 1960 in Floyd County, Georgia.

 

Notes for CORA ALENE PERKINS:

Name: Cora A Bradshaw

Death Date: 10 Jan 1974

Race: W

Gender: F

County of Death: Floyd

Certificate: 002661

Age: 64 years

County of Residence: Floyd

 

Notes for DOCK A BRADSHAW:

Name: Dock A Bradshaw

Death Date: 30 Jul 1960

Race: W

Gender: M

County of Death: Floyd

Certificate: 19499

Age: 70 years

County of Residence: Floyd

    

Children of CORA PERKINS and DOCK BRADSHAW are:

                  i.    WILLIAM8 BRADSHAW.

                 ii.    AARON L BRADSHAW, b. 1937; d. 13 April 1982, Floyd County, Georgia.