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Edward Rich

Male Abt 1794 - Aft 1840


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  • Born  Abt 1794 
    Gender  Male 
    Land Grant  1815  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    200 acres, recorded in grant book K-5, page 349 
    • He was listed as "Edward Rick."
    Land Grant  1815  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    300 acres, recorded in grant book K-5, page 343 
    • He was listed as "Edward Rick."
    Census: Federal  1820  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • male 16-26: Edward Rich
      female 16-26 [wife of Edward]
      male <10 [son 1]
      female <10 [daughter 1]
    Land Grant  1820  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    300 acres, recorded in grant book O-5, page 31 
    • He was listed as "Edw. Rich."
    Witness  Aug 1822  , , Laurens County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Kinchen, William "Kinchen, of Laurens County, made gift to sons James Kinchen and Uriah Kinchen. Negro woman Nancy or nanny, stock of cattle and furniture. Kinchen also said he was moving. Witnesses Edward Rich and Samuel Williams. Rich made affidavit, before Justice of Peace S. B. Hester, attesting to the gifts."

      [Note: In 1822, Emanuel County adjoined Laurens County on the East border.]
    Witness  9 Aug 1822  , , Laurens County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Kinchen, William Sr.: "William Kinchen Sr., of Laurens County, made deed of gift to James Kinchen and Uriah Kinchen. 130 acres on Oconee River, adjoining Jones and Kinchen. Witnesses Edward Rich and Samuel Williams. Rich affidavit, before Justice of Peace S. B. Hester, attested to the sale."
    Land Purchase  5 Aug 1825  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Henry Taylor, Jr. of Emanuel County sold to Edward Rich of Emanuel County 202 1/2 acres known as lot 121 in district 7 of Houston County for $100.00. The land was originally drawn by Henry Taylor of Emanuel County in the 1821 land lottery and the grant date was 3 Aug 1825.

      Signed: Henry (X) Taylor
      Witnessed by: Francis (X) Holton and Charles C. Jenkins, J.P.
      Recorded: 25 Jun 1829 in book D, page 128
    Land Purchase  25 Aug 1825  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Amos Crane of Emanuel County sold to Edward Rich of Emanuel County 202 1/2 acres known as lot 130 in district 11 of Houston County for $200.00. The land was originally drawn by Amos Crane of Burke County in the 1821 land lottery.

      Signed: Amos Crane
      Witnessed by: Stephen Rich and Charles (?) C. Jenkins, J.P.
      Recorded: 29 Apr 1830 in book D, page 342
    Land Sale  5 Jun 1826  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Edward Rich of Emanuel County sold to John Wimberley of Houston County 202 1/2 acres known as lot 130 in district 11 of Houston County for $300.00. The land was originally drawn by Amos Crane of Burke County in the 1821 land lottery and the grant date was 3 Aug 1825.

      Signed: Edward Rich
      Witnessed by: M. Wilkinson and William Johnson, J.I.C.
      Recorded: 6 Jan 1830 in book B, page 53
    Land Sale  19 Jun 1829  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Edward Rich of Emanuel County sold to Abner Sandford of Houston County 202 1/2 acres known as lot 121 in district 7 of Houston County for $100.00. The land was originally drawn by Henry Taylor of Emanuel County in the 1821 land lottery and the grant date was 3 Aug 1825.

      Signed: Edward Rich
      Witnessed by: Bennja Sandford and Joseph Lewis
      Recorded: 6 Jan 1830 in book D, page 288
    Land  28 Feb 1833  , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Federal Union 
    • "One tract of pine land, containing two hundred acres, lying on the waters of Canoochee in the county aforesaid, granted to Edward Rich- - levied on as the property of A. Genkins..."
    Unclaimed Letter  2 Jan 1834  , Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    The Messenger 
    • Edward Rich had an unlcaimed letter as of 1 Jan 1834.
    Unclaimed Letter  4 Jul 1839  , Columbus, Columbus-Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    The Columbus Sentinel and Herald 
    • had an unclaimed letter at the Columbus Post Office: Edward Rich
    Died  Aft 1839 
    Person ID  I2930  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  24 Jul 2008 

    Father  Stephen Rich,   b. Between 1760 and 1770,   d. Aft 1832, , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Abiah [--?--],   b. Between 1760 and 1770,   d. 1849 
    Family ID  F1301  Group Sheet

    Family  Wife of Edward Rich,   b. Between 1794 and 1804,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Son 1 of Edward Rich,   b. Between 1810 and 1820,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Daughter 1 of Edward Rich,   b. Between 1810 and 1820,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2005 
    Family ID  F1299  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - 200 acres, recorded in grant book K-5, page 349 - 1815 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - 300 acres, recorded in grant book K-5, page 343 - 1815 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1820 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - 300 acres, recorded in grant book O-5, page 31 - 1820 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - Aug 1822 - , , Laurens County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - 9 Aug 1822 - , , Laurens County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 5 Aug 1825 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 25 Aug 1825 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - 5 Jun 1826 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - 19 Jun 1829 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Federal Union - 28 Feb 1833 - , , Emanuel County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsUnclaimed Letter - The Messenger - 2 Jan 1834 - , Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsUnclaimed Letter - The Columbus Sentinel and Herald - 4 Jul 1839 - , Columbus, Columbus-Muscogee County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S919] Index to the Headright and Bounty Grants of Georgia, 1756-1909, Silas Emmett Lucas, (Vidalia, Georgia: Georgia Genealogical Reprints, 1970), 551.

    2. [S1639] 1820 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Emanuel County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M33, roll 6, p. 94, Edward Rich household, accessed 24 Jul 2008, 24 Jul 2008.

    3. [S919] Index to the Headright and Bounty Grants of Georgia, 1756-1909, Silas Emmett Lucas, (Vidalia, Georgia: Georgia Genealogical Reprints, 1970), 549.

    4. [S771] Laurens County, Georgia Legal Records, 2 volumes, Allen Thomas, (Roswell, Georgia: W. H. Wolfe Associates, 1991), G929.3758 WILKINS., 1:438; citing key 35, pages 42-43, 27 Jun 2007.

    5. [S771] Laurens County, Georgia Legal Records, 2 volumes, Allen Thomas, (Roswell, Georgia: W. H. Wolfe Associates, 1991), G929.3758 WILKINS., 1:438; citing key 32, pages 33-34, 27 Jun 2007.

    6. [S948] Land Records of Houston County, Georgia, 5 volumes, Davine V. Campbell and William R. Henry, (Warner Robins, Georgia: Central Georgia Genealogical Society, c1992-1994), G 929.3758 Lan., 2:34.

    7. [S948] Land Records of Houston County, Georgia, 5 volumes, Davine V. Campbell and William R. Henry, (Warner Robins, Georgia: Central Georgia Genealogical Society, c1992-1994), G 929.3758 Lan., 2:88.

    8. [S948] Land Records of Houston County, Georgia, 5 volumes, Davine V. Campbell and William R. Henry, (Warner Robins, Georgia: Central Georgia Genealogical Society, c1992-1994), G 929.3758 Lan., 1:156.

    9. [S948] Land Records of Houston County, Georgia, 5 volumes, Davine V. Campbell and William R. Henry, (Warner Robins, Georgia: Central Georgia Genealogical Society, c1992-1994), G 929.3758 Lan., 2:73.

    10. [S1021] Emanuel County Legal Notices: Pre-1860 Notices Appearing in Selected Georgia Newspapers, James E. Dorsey, compiler, ([s.l. : s.n.], 1948), F292.E5 D6280., 37, 16 Nov 2006.

    11. [S906] Macon, Georgia, Newspaper Clippings (Messenger), 9 volumes, Tad Evans, (Savannah, Georgia: 1997), 2:132.

    12. [S508] Genealogical Abstracts from the Georgia Journal (Milledgeville) Newspaper, 1809-1840, 5 volumes, Frederic R. & Emilie K. Hartz, abstracted and compiled by, (Vidalia, Georgia, 1990-1992), G929.3758 GEO GEORGIA., 5:720.