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  • ID: I55743
  • Name: Joseph SPEER
  • Given Name: Joseph
  • Surname: Speer
  • Nickname: +Elizabeth Ann Riggins
  • Sex: M
  • _UID: 499110F1D1E1CC4B8F125DF21D427349AF85
  • Change Date: 17 APR 2015
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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    [John1.FTW]This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.genci rcles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663This individual was found on GenCirc les at: http://www.gencircles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, shows Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 18 29, Coweta County, also - 10 slaves and as agent for JohnKirkley in 183 2, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hispropert y was worth $ 9,060.

    Marriage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the fami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[HesterAnnSpeer.FT W]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Josephownedother prop erty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the valueofhis property w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mar riage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of thefami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[Holloway file.FTW ]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette Co., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hisproperty w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mariage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the famil yof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.







    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    [John1.FTW]This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.genci rcles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663This individual was found on GenCirc les at: http://www.gencircles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, shows Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 18 29, Coweta County, also - 10 slaves and as agent for JohnKirkley in 183 2, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hispropert y was worth $ 9,060.

    Marriage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the fami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[HesterAnnSpeer.FT W]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Josephownedother prop erty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the valueofhis property w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mar riage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of thefami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[Holloway file.FTW ]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette Co., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hisproperty w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mariage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the famil yof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.









    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

    [John1.FTW]
    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

    [John1.FTW]
    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    [John1.FTW]This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.genci rcles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663This individual was found on GenCirc les at: http://www.gencircles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, shows Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 18 29, Coweta County, also - 10 slaves and as agent for JohnKirkley in 183 2, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hispropert y was worth $ 9,060.

    Marriage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the fami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[HesterAnnSpeer.FT W]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Josephownedother prop erty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the valueofhis property w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mar riage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of thefami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[Holloway file.FTW ]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette Co., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hisproperty w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mariage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the famil yof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.



    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

    [John1.FTW]
    This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.gencircles.com/u sers/edspeer/1/data/3433

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    [John1.FTW]This individual was found on GenCircles at: http://www.genci rcles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663This individual was found on GenCirc les at: http://www.gencircles.com/users/edspeer/1/data/1663

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, shows Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 18 29, Coweta County, also - 10 slaves and as agent for JohnKirkley in 183 2, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hispropert y was worth $ 9,060.

    Marriage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the fami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[HesterAnnSpeer.FT W]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Josephownedother prop erty in Fayette C o., Ga. In the 1850 census the valueofhis property w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mar riage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of thefami lyof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Joseph Speer was a member of the Methodis t Church for 45 years.

    A Joseph Spear is listed in the 1840 Jasper Co., GA. Census. No proofth athe is this Joseph.

    1850 Federal Census Fayette Co., GA household # 578
    Joseph Speer age 54 m b GA
    Elizabeth age 47 b GA
    William age 20 GA
    Elizabeth age 18 GA
    Joseph M. age 17 GA
    Thomas age 15 GA
    Nancy age 13 GA
    Sarah A. age 11 GA
    Regee female age 7 GA
    Wiley son age 4 GA

    Joseph and Elizabeth had six sons and eight daughters. The names oftheo ther three da ughters is not known. (I have seven sons listed).

    "Bill of Sale" of the Land Belonging to Estate of Joseph Speer,dec'd.So ld before the Courthouse Door in the town of ?, Fayette Co., Ga.onthe f irst Tuesday in November 1868 (page 771)
    50 acres on the NE corner of Lot 38, 6th district - bid by WilliamR.Spr uiell .
    50 acres in SW corner of lot # 64 and 50 acres in SW corner of Lot 65,7 thDi strict - bid by Jospeh R. Speer.
    Undivided 1/2 of 50 acres being NW corner of lot 37 and 50 acres inNWco rner of Lot 38, both in 6th district - bid by Samuel L. Loyd.
    Recorded: 4 Nov., 1868 ( Fayette Co., Georgia Probate Records).

    A ccount carried with C. J. Fall, Admr. from June 1868 - June1869,inclu sive, p. 876-877, Book H. p. 743 (notes of Alta DerryberryFeb1999)

    1860 Census Fayet te Co., GA. (Census compiled by James T. Harper, p.1 4household #230 Georgia A rchives also on LDS Film)
    Joseph Speer, Sr. age 65 GA
    Elizabeth age 57 GA
    Wi ly age 13 GA
    Hester A. age 11 GAHe was in Fayette Co., Ga by 1830.[Holloway file.FTW ]

    First Tax Digest, Fayette County, Georgia 1823-1834 byAncestors,Unlimit ed, sho ws Joseph Spear, p. 39 in 1827, as agent for Wm.Nelson,p. 59, 1 829, Coweta Cou nty, also - 10 slaves and as agent forJohnKirkley in 18 32, p. 106.

    He was i n Fayette Co., Georgia in listed on the 1830 Census inFayetteC o.,Ga. under the name of Joseph Spear.

    Joseph was a 1st Lt. Fayette Co., Georgia 20 July 183 0 - 20 June 1832( Military Record, 1829-1841, p. 12 (ref. Dunlap Family)

    On December 25, 1835, Joseph bought 202 1/2 acres of land inFayetteCo. ,Georgia. This deed was not recorded until 1901. Joseph ownedother pro perty in Fayette Co., Ga. In the 1850 census the value of hisproperty w as worth $ 9,060.

    Mariage recorded in the family bible now in the possession of the famil yof Grover Cleveland Lowe, Lawton, Oklahoma.
    1 2 3 4 5 6 4 5 7 8
  • NATI: 1795
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1795 Scotland or Ireland 3 6 8
  • Birth: 14 SEP 1795 in Jasper, Coweta, Co., GA 1 3 5 6 5 7 8
  • Burial: 1867
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1867 Speer Family Cemetery, Peachtree City, Georgia 3 6 7 8
  • Occupation: AUG 1867
  • _SDATE: 15 AUG 1867 Fayette Co., GA; Occupation: farmer 1 2 3 5 6 5 7 8
  • Death: 16 AUG 1867 in Fayette County, GA 9 3 6 7 8
  • Event: Alt. Death 16 AUG 1867 Jasper, Coweta, Co., GA 3 5 6 8
  • Burial: AFT 16 AUG 1867
  • _SDATE: 17 AUG 1867 Speer Family Cemetery, Fayette Co., GA 1 2 3 5 6 5 7 8
  • Probate: BEF 25 MAR 1870
  • _SDATE: 24 MAR 1870 Fayette Co., GA 1 2 3 5 6 5 7 8
  • OBJE:
  • FILE: C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\My Pictures\abernethy-photos\spruiells\speer-family-crest.jpg
  • FORM: jpg
  • Title: Speer, Speir crest
  • _TYPE: PHOTO
  • _SCBK: Y
  • _PRIM: Y



    Father: John (William?) SPEER b: 1723 in Ireland
    Mother: Elinor CARLTON b: in County Down, Ireland

    Father: John SPEER b: 1748 in Antrim Co., Northern Ireland
    Mother: Mercy HARRIS b: ABT 1770

    Father: William [RevWar] SPEER b: 18 OCT 1745 in Strebault, Ireland
    Mother: Eleanor - Eleanore - Elanor [Ann?] LITTLE b: 1749 in (Lanier Place} Abbeville Co., South Carolina

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Ann ("Betsy"?) REAGAN b: 15 DEC 1803 in Jasper, Jasper Co., GA
    • Married: 22 DEC 1820 in Fayette Co., GA
    • Note:
      Descendants of Re. William Speer (1652-?)
      Entries: 6801 Updated: Sat Aug 25 11:53:37 2001 Contact: Wade Spe er

      # ID: I3405
      # Name: Elizabeth Ann RIGGINS 1 2 3
      # Sex: F
      # Birth: 15 DEC 1803 in Jasper, Jasper Co., Georgia 4 1
      # Death: 4 MAR 1868 in Fayette Co., Ga 4 1
      # Change Date: 26 APR 1990 1
      # Reference Number: 237
      # Note:

      [John1.FTW]



      Father: James RIGGINS

      Marriage 1 Joseph SPEER b: 14 SEP 1796 in Jasper Co., Ga

      * Married: 22 DEC 1820 in Fayette Co., Ga 1

      Children

      1. Has Children Mary Ann Washington SPEER b: 13 DEC 1821 in Fayette C o., GA
      2. Has No Children Malvina SPEER b: 1823 in Fayette Co., GA
      3. Has Children James J. SPEER b: 30 SEP 1824 in Fayette Co., AL
      4. Has Children John Wesley SPEER b: 9 JAN 1828 in Fayette Co., Ga
      5. Has Children William M. SPEER b: 24 JAN 1830 in Fayette Co., Ga
      6. Has Children Elizabeth Jane SPEER b: 7 DEC 1830 in Fayette County , GA
      7. Has Children Joseph Minton SPEER b: 17 MAR 1834 in Lafayette, Fay ette Co., GA
      8. Has Children Thomas Colquit SPEER b: 31 MAR 1835 in Fayette Co., G a
      9. Has No Children Nancy SPEER b: 1837 in Fayette Co., GA
      10. Has No Children Mary SPEER b: 7 NOV 1838 in Fayette Co., Ga
      11. Has Children Sarah Ann SPEER b: 7 OCT 1840 in Fayette Co., GA
      12. Has No Children Regee A SPEER b: 1843 in Fayette Co., GA
      13. Has No Children Tersa Ann SPEER b: 1843
      14. Has No Children Wiley Adam Clark SPEER b: 1846 in Fayette Co., GA
      15. Has Children Hester Ann Taylor SPEER b: 14 SEP 1848 in Fayette Co ., GA


      Sources:

      1. Title: John1.FTW
      Author: Wade Edward Speer
      Publication: July 2000
      Note: Family Tree Maker Family File, descendants of John Speer. O riginal source was ROOTS4 file JOHN002.PRO; imported into TMG as JOHN1. TMG; exported as GEDCOM file JOHN1.GED; converted to FTM file. This is t he original John Speer master file, most of which came as GEDCOM from P atsy Holloway.
      Note: good
      Repository:
      Note: W.E. Speer Collection, Marin, NC
      Media: Other
      Text: Date of Import: Jul 27, 2000
      2. Title: FTM World Family Tree, v. 5, tree 321
      Author: Family Tree Maker
      Publication: World Family Tree, v. 5, tree 321; Aug 24, 2000
      Note: Compiled Family History, Undocumented source
      Note: fair
      Repository:
      Note: Family Tree Maker Online
      Media: Electronic
      3. Title: Rebel/Scot, Christy, to Speer, Email, Aug 27, 2000
      Author: Rebel/Scot, Christy
      Publication: Aug 27, 2000 email from Rebel/Scot to WE Speer of Ma rion, NC
      Note: Descended from half-brother John Speer
      Note: good
      Repository:
      Media: Electronic
      4. Title: Fayette Co., GA Cemeterys
      Note: GEDCOM #62041239
      Repository:
      Media: Electronic

      source:
      http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:12 37488&id=I3405

      added:
      09apr2009
      10 3 8
    Children
    1. Has No Children Laura SPEER b: BET 1821 AND 1848 in Georgia
    2. Has Children Mary Ann Washington SPEER b: 13 DEC 1821 in Fayette Co., GA
    3. Has No Children Malvina SPEER b: 1823 in Fayette Co., GA
    4. Has Children James J. SPEER b: 30 SEP 1824 in Fayette County, GA
    5. Has Children John Wesley SPEER b: 9 JAN 1828 in Fayette Co., GA
    6. Has Children William M. SPEER b: 24 JAN 1830 in Fayette Co., GA
    7. Has Children Elizabeth (Mariah) Jane SPEER b: 7 DEC 1830 in Fayette County, GA
    8. Has Children Joseph Minton SPEER b: 17 MAR 1834 in Lafayette, Fayette Co., GA
    9. Has Children Thomas Colquit "Dick" SPEER b: 31 MAR 1835 in Fayette Co., GA
    10. Has No Children Nancy SPEER b: 7 NOV 1838 in Fayette County, Georgia
    11. Has Children Sarah Ann SPEER b: 7 OCT 1840 in Fayette Co., GA
    12. Has Children Teresa Ann (T Reasa) (Speir, Spier, Spears) SPEER b: 13 MAR 1842 in Fayette Co., GA
    13. Has No Children Regee A."Puss " SPEER b: 1843 in Fayette Co., GA
    14. Has No Children Wiley Adam Clark SPEER b: 1846 in Fayette Co., GA
    15. Has Children Hester Ann Taylor (Speir, Spier, Spears) [1848] SPEER b: 14 SEP 1848 in Fayette County, GA

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: HesterAnnSpeer.FTW
      Title: HesterAnnSpeer.FTW
      Note:
      Call number:
      Text: Date of Import: Feb 27, 2002
    2. Abbrev: Holloway file.FTW
      Title: Holloway file.FTW
      Note:
      Call number:
      Text: Date of Import: Mar 20, 2002
    3. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 23 Sep 2009 - CAA's GEDCOM Backup file - hard drive
      Title: GEDCOM file submitted by Cathy Ann Abernathygmail.com. Created on 17 AU G 2009. Imported on 23 Sep 2009.
    4. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 5 Mar 2005
      Title: GEDCOM file. Created on 5 MAR 2005. Imported on 5 Mar 2005.
    5. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 17 Mar 2005
      Title: GEDCOM file. Created on 17 MAR 2005. Imported on 17 Mar 2005.
    6. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 16 Jun 2006
      Title: GEDCOM file. Created on Jun 16, 2006. Imported on 16 Jun 2006.
    7. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 30 Apr 2005
      Title: GEDCOM file. Created on 30 APR 2005. Imported on 30 Apr 2005.
    8. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 14 Mar 2014 - CAA's GEDCOM backup - hard drive
      Title: GEDCOM file submitted by Cathy Abernathy - GEDCOM archive from harddriv e - recovered file, weavercat@gmail.com. Created on 12 MAR 2014. Import ed on 14 Mar 2014.
    9. Abbrev: Copy of abernethy.FTW
      Title: Copy of abernethy.FTW
    10. Abbrev: John1.FTW
      Title: Wade Edward Speer, John1.FTW (July 2000)
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