Crawford Co., Georgia
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Hansford, Jethro Gibson

Male 1839 - 1928  (89 years)


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  • Name Hansford, Jethro Gibson  [1, 2, 3
    Born 01 Jun 1839  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Dec 1928  Athens, Clarke, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I3813  Crawford Co
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 

    Father Hansford, James Alexander,   b. 1808, Elbert, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Hardy, Phoebe,   b. 1810, Elbert, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Aug 1862 and Sep 1864  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 23 Aug 1833  Elbert, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Family ID F1588  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 01 Jun 1839 - Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Dec 1928 - Athens, Clarke, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Born 1 Jun 1839 Georgia
      Died 25 Dec 1928 Athens, Georgia
      Son of James Alexander Hansford and Phoebe Hardy of Oglethorpe County. Jethro Gibson enlisted in the CSA on 17 September 1861 at Yorktown, Virginia, as a Private with Company K, 6th Georgia Infantry. ("Gilmer Blues") He was wounded 1 July 1862 in the Battle of Malvern Hill in Virginia. He was again seriously wounded in the Battle of Olustee, Florida, and sent home on wounded furlough. He returned to service and was present at the surrender at Greensboro, North Carolina. Jethro is buried in Watkinsville, Georgia, along with his wife Olive Yarbrough.
      His military record is on file with the United Daughters of the Confederacy.

  • Sources 
    1. [S96] History of Elbert Co. Georgia, McIntosh, John H., (Name: Cherokee Publishing Co., Atlanta. 1968;), 441.

    2. [S94] Hansard - Hansford Family History, from A.D. 15__ to A.D. 1984, Garrett, Winnie H., (Name: Baltimore, Gateway Press, 1984;), 185.

    3. [S93] handsford.FTW.
      Date of Import: Mar 23, 2002

    4. [S75] Elbert Co, GA Marriages From 1805 to 1850, (Name: Online Database;).

    5. [S94] Hansard - Hansford Family History, from A.D. 15__ to A.D. 1984, Garrett, Winnie H., (Name: Baltimore, Gateway Press, 1984;), 131.