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Edward Old Ned Sisemore
(Abt 1730-1810)
Elizabet Rachel Jackson
(1730-)
George Edward (All) Sisemore
(Abt 1751-Abt 1822)
Agnes Shepherd-Cornet
(Abt 1754-Abt 1833)
George Gulden "Golden Hawk" Sisemore
(1783-1864)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Sarah "Sally" Anderson

2. Mary Ann Womack
3. Alethia Richardson

George Gulden "Golden Hawk" Sisemore 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19

  • Born: 1783, Shenandoah, Virginia 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
  • Marriage (1): Sarah "Sally" Anderson in 1812 in Hawkins Co., TN 1 2 3 4 5
  • Marriage (2): Mary Ann Womack in 1826 in Perry Co., KY 6
  • Marriage (3): Alethia Richardson in 1820 7
  • Died: 6 May 1864, McGoffin, Kentucky at age 81 31 32 33 34 35 36 37
  • Buried: Salyersville, , Kentucky 38

bullet   Another name for George was Golden Hawk.

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bullet  General Notes:

George Golden Hawk Sizemore is reputed to have fathered approximately 55 children, 1st wife, Sarah Sallie Sizemore
2nd wife Mary Ann Womack
3rd wife Althea Ally Jendo Richardson
4th wife Annie Elizabeth Hart

Note: 6 children listed as Sizemore after George's death
The children of George "Golden Hawk" Sizemore and Sallie Anderson are documented in a 1973 article in "The Salyersville Independent" by Connie Arnett Wireman
Also Eastern Cherokee Claim sheets numbers 14225, 14720, 22149, 29652, 32924, 37626.
Golden Hawk had 52 childrenAncestor of Hayses in Knott Co., the Arnetts in Magoffin Co., and the Wiremans in Wolfe Co.
George was a quarter blood Cherokee, he came from the Cherokee Reservation in Eastern Tennessee and spent his last years in Magoffin County.
George 'Goldenhawk' Sizemore belonged to the Whitetop Laurel Band and was Chief of the Tribe in Prestonsburg, Floyd Co., KY George offten called 'Gulden'. bragged of having fathered 55 children.
Some of the Sizemore's buried in the Sizemore/Reynolds Cemetery, Prestonburg, KY
In 1999 a statue was erected by his descendents in Magoffin Co.



Note: George's middle name was Guldon. His birthplace is noted in the 1880 U.S. Census reported by his daughter Susanna.

George Golden Hawk Sizemore:
Settled in Magoffin Co. KY. Had severl wives. Ancestors and data from
historical articals say he fathered 52 children. He was prize fighter,
killed a man in the wring.
In 1999 a statue was erected by his descendents in Magoffin Co.

According to a letter from Cornelius Carrol (16 Dec 1995) "Golden Hawk had children by a number of women. According to tradition, he had over 40 children and was brought before the Circuit Court for having too many wives, where he told the judge "If I was as pretty a man as you I'd of had more;" He was a real character. In 1860, he was in Magoffin Co. and instructed the census enumerator to write in the occupation column "Nothing in the World". 1 6 39 40 41 42 43 44

bullet  Burial Notes:

existing foot stone has initials G.S and S.S.

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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Residence: Magoffin Co., KY. 45

• Residence: Floyd Co., KY. 45


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George married Sarah "Sally" Anderson, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, in 1812 in Hawkins Co., TN.1 2 3 4 5 (Sarah "Sally" Anderson was born about 1790 in Hawkins Co., TN,6 46 47 48 49 50 51 died about 1842 in KY 1 52 53 and was buried in Royalton, Magoffin Co., KY.)


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George next married Mary Ann Womack in 1826 in Perry Co., KY.6


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George next married Alethia Richardson in 1820.7 (Alethia Richardson was born about 1801 28 54 55 and died in 1870 in KY 56 57.)


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Sources


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2 Keisha, Golden Hawk Sizemore (Location: Family History, Sizemore surnname message board), Hawkens Co., TN.

3 Lerwick, Alan, George "Golden Hawk" Sizemore (Location: Sizemore Surname Family History Message Board), m. 1812.

4 Sizemore, Carol, sizemore (URL: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1702732&id=I81715703), Married: 23 mar 1841 in hawkins co, tn.

5 SAUNDERS, DARSIE, FamilySearch™ Ancestral File (URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=2076449&lds=0®ion=-1®ionfriendly=&frompage=99), Marriage: Abt 1810 , Hawkins, Tn.

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9 Chesnut, Don, Our Ancestors (URL: http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SRCH&db=chesnut&surname=S), George Guild "Golden Hawk" Sizemore id16170.

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12 Lewis, Judge l. D, Leslie Co., Kentucky posted by Sharon Hagloch (Location: Family History Sizemore surname message boards), George Goolden Sizemore.

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URL: http://bj_dillon.tripod.com/sizemore_family.htm), George Gulden/Goolden/Golden Sizemore.

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17 Descendants of "Moore" "Goodman" (URL: http://familytreemaker.ge...man/GENE31-0005.html?Welcome=994806552).

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19 SAUNDERS, DARSIE, FamilySearch™ Ancestral File (URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=2076449&lds=0®ion=-1®ionfriendly=&frompage=99), George (Golden) SIZEMORE (AFN: 2JW4-Q9).

20 Perez, Shirley, Shirley's page (URL: http://www.angelfire.com/pe/shirleyspage/sizemore.html), abt 1783.

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22 Perez, Shirley, Shirley's Family (URL: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.c...i-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=1134http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=I158), b. 1781 NC or VA / Born: Abt. 1784 Place: <, , North Carolina>.

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26 Lerwick, Alan, George "Golden Hawk" Sizemore (Location: Sizemore Surname Family History Message Board), b. 1780 Shenandoah Co. VA.

27 TAYLOR, Bill, Taylor, Hampton, Lisle, Tucker, Osborn, McLendon, Webster, Willis, (URL: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mlxva&id=I0877), George (Golden) SIZEMORE b: 1790 in Mcgoffin Co, KY.

28 Descendants of "Moore" "Goodman" (URL: http://familytreemaker.ge...man/GENE31-0005.html?Welcome=994806552), b. VA.

29 URL: http://www.angelfire.com/oh4/tangledwoods/page59.html (URL: http://www.angelfire.com/oh4/tangledwoods/page59.html), b. 1781.

30 SAUNDERS, DARSIE, FamilySearch™ Ancestral File (URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=2076449&lds=0®ion=-1®ionfriendly=&frompage=99), Birth: 1790 Mcgoffin Co, Ky.

31 Chesnut, Don, Our Ancestors (URL: http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SRCH&db=chesnut&surname=S), d. 1861 Floyd Co., KY.

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37 SAUNDERS, DARSIE, FamilySearch™ Ancestral File (URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=2076449&lds=0®ion=-1®ionfriendly=&frompage=99), Death: 6 May 1864 , Mcgoffin Co., Ky.

38 Karne, M, Mother's Ancestors (URL: http://www.geocities.com/mkarne01/sizemore.html), Original marker was set at grave site by 3 grandsons in 1938 including 96 yr. Jeff Sizemore after returning from a Civil War reunion at Gettysburg.

39 Hall, Diane, Chief Golden Hawk (Location: FamilyHistory.com Sizemore Surname Message Board), Message #451.

40 Lewis, Judge l. D, Leslie Co., Kentucky posted by Sharon Hagloch (Location: Family History Sizemore surname message boards).

41 Hagloch, Sharon, Leslie Co., Kentucky Sizemore (Location: Family History, Sizemore surname message board).

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44 URL: http://www.angelfire.com/oh4/tangledwoods/page59.html (URL: http://www.angelfire.com/oh4/tangledwoods/page59.html).

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46 Perez, Shirley, Shirley's Family (URL: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.c...i-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=1134http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=I158), abt 1790 Hawkins Co., TN.

47 Karne, M, Mother's Ancestors (URL: http://www.geocities.com/mkarne01/sizemore.html), WFT est. 1772-1794 Hawkins Co., TN.

48 DeMarce, Virginia, Sizemore Family Data--Raw Notes (URL: http://members.nbci.com/Fenwickmt/html/sizemore.html
URL: http://bj_dillon.tripod.com/sizemore_family.htm), b. abt 1790.

49 Lerwick, Alan, George "Golden Hawk" Sizemore (Location: Sizemore Surname Family History Message Board), of Hawkins Co., TN.

50 TAYLOR, Bill, Taylor, Hampton, Lisle, Tucker, Osborn, McLendon, Webster, Willis, (URL: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mlxva&id=I0877), Sally ANDERSON b: 1792 in Hawkins Co., TN.

51 SAUNDERS, DARSIE, FamilySearch™ Ancestral File (URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/AF/individual_record.asp?recid=2076449&lds=0®ion=-1®ionfriendly=&frompage=99).

52 Karne, M, Mother's Ancestors (URL: http://www.geocities.com/mkarne01/sizemore.html), d. WFT est. 1815-1883.

53 DeMarce, Virginia, Sizemore Family Data--Raw Notes (URL: http://members.nbci.com/Fenwickmt/html/sizemore.html
URL: http://bj_dillon.tripod.com/sizemore_family.htm), d. 1842, KY.

54 Perez, Shirley, Shirley's Family (URL: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.c...i-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=1134http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=I158), abt 1801.

55 Family Search, 1880 United States Census (URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp), VA census for George.

56 Perez, Shirley, Shirley's Family (URL: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.c...i-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=1134http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sjperez2&id=I158), d. 1870 KY.

57 Descendants of "Moore" "Goodman" (URL: http://familytreemaker.ge...man/GENE31-0005.html?Welcome=994806552), d. 1870.


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