Lena Gertrude Ezell

Female 1866 - 1933  (66 years)


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  • Name Lena Gertrude Ezell  [1, 2, 3
    Born 29 Sep 1866  Byron, Houston [Peach], Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Buried Jun 1933  Byron City Cemetery; Byron, Peach County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 18 Jun 1933  [1
    Person ID I2461  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Family 1 William Wallace Peavy,   b. 28 Feb 1850, Byron, Peach, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1935, Byron, Peach, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 7 Oct 1897  Houston, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 
     1. William Wallace Peavy, Jr.,   b. 26 Dec 1898, Byron, Houston, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1974  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     2. Harry Ezell Peavy,   b. 4 Jul 1900, Byron, Houston [Peach] County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1902, Byron, Houston [Peach] County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
     3. Doris Peavy,   b. 4 Nov 1902, Byron, Houston [Peach] County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1904, Byron, Houston [Peach] County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
     4. Hallie Peavy,   b. 3 Oct 1905, Byron, Houston [Peach] County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1976  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
     5. Lena Gertrude Peavy,   b. 18 Apr 1908, Byron, Houston [Peach] County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1996  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 20 Feb 1889  Byron, Houston [Peach], Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Oct 1897 - Houston, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - Following her husband Lish's death, Lena moved back to Byron to live with her parents and for a while, Lena was the postmistress of the tiny Byron Post Office. Lena married a second time, to William Wallace Peavy and had more children and a happy marriage, according to her grand-daughter. [Source: Sue Bassett Folawn, fellow researcher]

  • Sources 
    1. [S294] Tombstone Transcription.
      Byron City Cemetery; Byron, Peach County, Georgia

    2. [S658] The Story of the Georgia Peavys and the Texas Warrens, Clifford V. Barker, Compiler, Blue Ridge, Georgia, Supplied by Lynn Walden, great-granddaughter of Joe N. Warren, in 2008.
      Citing book, "The History of Peach County" [Georgia]

    3. [S1419] Houston County Historical Book Committee, The Heritage of Houston County, GA, "Ezell," submitted by Debbie Dunbar Whyte, pgs 56 & 57.

    4. [S111] 1930 Peach County, Georgia Federal Census.
      Byron Township, Enumeration District #9, page 2A

    5. [S158] Charles Jackson.
      Fellow Researcher

    6. [S261] Peavy.FTW.
      Date of Import: 19 Nov 2002

    7. [S235] Marriage Records of Houston County, Georgia.
      Houston County, Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located in Perry, Georgia or Family History Library microfilm #0295991. The records for 1851-63 were extracted at the county courthouse. (Ancestry.com)