Subject: Abraham GREESON
Birth: 1825 Georgia1
Marriage: 4 Feb 1849 Murray County, Georgia2
Military: May 1864 Co. I, 1st GA Inf. (State Guards)4
POW: May 1864 Military Prison, Louisville, Kentucky. Captured in Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia4
Death: 25 Mar 1910 his field, probably Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia5
Burial: 26 Mar 1910 Corinth Baptish Church Cemetry, Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia5

Spouse: Catherine HORNE
Birth: 1830 Georgia7,1
Death: 19 Feb 1911 Murray County, Georgia7
Burial: Corinth Baptist Cemetery, Gordon County, Georgia7,8


M Francis Marion GREESON
Birth: 5 Feb 1852 Georgia6
Marriage: 17 Sep 1871 Cynthia Elizabeth BRADFORD; Gordon County, Georgia9
Death: 20 Aug 1930 Precinct 1, Bell County, Texas 6


M Arnold Sanford GREESON
Birth: 26 Sep 1853 Dalton, Georgia10
Death: 28 Jan 1936 Precinct 4, Ellis County, Texas10
Burial: 29 Jan 1936 Sardis Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas10

F Nancy E. GREESON
Birth: 4 Sep 1859 1,11
Marriage: 26 Dec 1895 Alexander M. WADE (b. 1855, d. 1926); Whitfield County, Georgia12
Death: 6 Dec 1940 7
Burial: Corinth Baptist Cemetery, Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia11

M William N. GREESON
Birth: 1 Mar 1861 7,13
Marriage: Martha CHILDS
Death: 30 Jul 1912 7,13
Burial: Corinth Baptist Cemetery, Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia13

M Elijah Johnson GREESON
Birth: 7 Dec 1861 7,14
Death: 30 Nov 1917 7,14
Burial: Corinth Baptist Cemetery, Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia7,14

M Walter Abraham GREESON
Birth: 1 Sep 1867 Georgia15
Marriage: Lucy GRANT
Death: 30 Jul 1951 his residence, 704 Neches, Austin, Travis County, Texas15
Burial: Memorial Park, Austin, Travis County, Texas15


F Martha Ann GREESON
Birth: 1869 16
Marriage: 9 Jan 1896 Alfonzo Lamtine FREEMAN (b. 18 Mar 1850, d. 14 Oct 1928)7
Death: 21 Aug 1926 Gordon County, Georgia17
Burial: Corinth Cemetery, Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia17,16

M Thomas Lon GREESON
Birth: 22 Aug 1870 7,18
Marriage: Mollie CHILDS (b. 1876, d. 1926)
Death: 1957 18
Burial: Corinth Baptist Cemetery, Resaca, Gordon County, Georgia18

Sources
1. 1860 U.S. Census, Gordon County, Georgia, population schedule, Coosawattee, p. 16, dwelling 1147, family 1119, Abram Greason; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 8 February 2008); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M653, roll 124. 2. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints , "International Genealogical Index," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 7 Aug 2008), North America Region, entry for Abraham Grason and Catherine Horne, Marriage, batch no. M713432; citing FHL microfilm 0382546 (Marriage records, 1834-1907 Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Murray County)). 3. 1860 U.S. census, Gordon Co., Georgia, pop. sch., p. 16, dwelling 1147, family 1119, Abram Greason. 4. "Confederate Soldier Service Records," digital image, Footnote.com (http://www.footnote.com : 7 Aug 2008), Abraham Greeson, Co. I, 1st GA Inf. (State Guards); citing Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Georgia, M266, National Archives and Record Service, Washington, D.C. 5. "Clothing on Fire Burned to Death. Mr. Abe Greeson While in Field Meets Horrible Death," The Calhoun Times, (Calhoun, Georgia), 31 Mar 1910, p. 1, only location of death given is "in his field;" this was most likely in Resaca based on his residence in census records and his burial in Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery. 6. "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database and images, FamilySearch Labs Records Search, (http://search.labs.FamilySearch.org : accessed 10 May 2008), entry for Francis M. Greeson. 7. Gayla Greeson, e-mails and GenForum posts. 8. Brant Talley, compiler, "Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery," database, Resaca (GA) Cemeteries, (http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kaye/corinth.htm : accessed 7 Aug 2008), entry for Catherine Greeson. 9. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints , "International Genealogical Index," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 7 Aug 2008), North America Region, entry for Marion Greeson and S. E. Bradford, Marriage, batch no. M712941; citing FHL microfilm 0422563 (Marriage records, 1864-1966 Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Gordon County)). 10. "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database and images, FamilySearch Labs Records Search, (http://search.labs.FamilySearch.org : accessed 10 May 2008), database entry for Stanford Greeson, death certificate image for Sanford Greeson. 11. Talley, compiler, "Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery", entry for Nancy Greeson Wade. only years listed. 12. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints , "International Genealogical Index," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 7 Aug 2008), North America Region, entry for Alexander M. Wade and Nancy Gruson, Marriage, batch no. M713972; citing FHL microfilm 0339862 (Marriage records, 1852-1906 Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Whitfield County)). 13. Talley, compiler, "Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery", entry for W. N. Greeson. Years only listed. 14. Talley, compiler, "Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery", entry for Elijah J. Greeson. Years only listed. 15. "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database and images, FamilySearch Labs Records Search, (http://search.labs.FamilySearch.org : accessed 7 Aug 2008), database entry and death certificate image for Walter A. Greeson. 16. Talley, compiler, "Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery", entry for Marthan G. Freeman. 17. "unknown article title," The Calhoun Times, (Calhoun, Georgia), 23 September 1926. 18. Talley, compiler, "Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery", entry for Thomas Lon Greeson. Only years listed.