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From: "Janis" <>
Subject: Re: Pilgrim Beginnings
Date: Fri, 6 Aug 1999 15:10:48 -0400

First, I need to go unpack all my boxes with my research of the past. You
know how it is after you move and they just seem to sit until times such as
this. The reason I mention this is I can not tell by my computer charts
where these people are located until I find my notes.

I don't know if this thing is messing up or sending to our individual emails
but we need for the interest of the others keep this on the board...we would
be surprised at the feedback we can get then.

I find a Green Pilgrim (son of Martin Pilgrim 1790-1860 & Mary ) born 1823
that married Charlotte.
The children of this Green and Charlotte are:
Elizabeth b 1845
Martin b 1847
William b 1849
May b 1851
Thomas b 1854
Lola b 1856
Frances M b 1857
Nancy b 1858

Now the original Amos Pilgrim (1724-?) had brothers by the name of Martin
and George W. and I do not have all the links to these yet. Of course there
is a Michael in there somewhere.

I have a hand written chart someplace and I know I have seen the Green come
up before however, I need that and will search for it. We won't give up
till we find the true link.

My dream is to have them all someday for this reason, to help when help is

I would like to start a web page someday and list all the hundreds and
hundreds of names I have thus far linked together.

Happy Hunting!

----- Original Message -----
From: Larry Pike <>
To: Janis <>
Sent: Friday, August 06, 1999 2:15 PM
Subject: Re: Pilgrim Beginnings

> I wonder if we possibly connect back there on the Pilgrim line?
> My pilgrim line starts, to best of my knowledge, with Green Amos Pilgrim,
> abt 1830 in SC. Green Pilgrim was my great-great-grandfather.
> Lineage is as follows:
> Green Amos Pilgrim
> b. 1830, SC, d. abt 1894, GA,
> m. on 26 August 1855 in Scull Shoals, Clarke County (later Greene Co.),
> to
> Nancy Anne Bryant b. 19 Mar 1831 possibly in Oglethorpe Co., GA, d. 15
> 1931 Oconee Co., GA
> |
> Mary Pilgrim b. 9 Dec. 1857, Clarke Co. (later Greene Co.). GA, d. 2 Dec.
> 1930, Oconee Co., GA,
> m. on 3 May 1881 in Oconee Co., GA to
> James Buchanan Strickland b. 27 Sept., 1857, Clarke Co., GA, d. 13 Apr.
> 1932, Oconee Co., GA
> |
> Emma Eudora Strickland b. 22 April 1884, Oconee Co., GA, d. 20 Dec. 1970 ,
> Chatham Co., GA,
> m. on 22 May 1900 in Clarke Co., GA to
> Samuel Edward Pike b. 25 Sept. 1877, d. 8 March 1972, Clarke Co., GA
> |
> Lawrence Edward Pike, b 4 March 1906, Oconee Co., GA, d. 9 May 1988, Bibb
> Co., GA.,
> m. on 10 Feb. 1929, Oconee Co., GA to
> Marie Daisy Poulnot(t), b. 12 Dec. 1903, Oconee Co., GA, d. 20 March 1988,
> Bibb Co., GA
> |
> Lawrence E. Pike, Jr., b. 3 August 1931, Oconee Co., GA,
> m. 10 March 1951, Bib Co., GA to
> Geraldine Scott, b. 3 October 1932, Monroe Co., GA
> You got my attention with your line having the name Amos Pilgrim. Plus
> fact that Green Pilgrim was supposedly born in SC. And Pendleton is "just
> across the river" from Franklin Co., GA which is near where my Pilgrims
> lived, down near the Athens area. I have no information back before my
> Green Amos Pilgrim. If you can connect or add any info, I would greatly
> appreciate it. All I have done for years is hit a dead end!
> Thanks for your help.
> Cordially,
> Larry Pike

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