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William Tapley Streetman 

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Sinclair Streetman
8/10/1817 - 7/27/1888

 


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William Tapley Streetman
3/9/1841 - 6/16/1874
William Tapley Streetman was born on March 9, 1841 in Taylor County, Georgia and died on June 16, 1874 in Taylor County, Georgia. He lived to be 33 years old.

He served in the CSA Serg CO F 27 Regiment GA Volunteers
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Census7/24/1860 Georgia Militia District 757 GA (Taylor County) 19 yrs old 
Page: 154, #505 - Sinclair Streetman (43), Emeline J. Streetman (44), William T. Streetman (19), Nancy E. Streetman (17), Lemuel M. Streetman (15), Elbert F. Streetman (13), Smithey E. Streetman (7), Mary E. Streetman (4), orphan -Abmer C. Smith (12), domestic -Elizabeth W. Millirons (65). All were born in GA, except Emeline in SC. 

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6 1847 Atlanta, Georgia is incorporated. Formally Marthasville
9 1850 Gordon and Clinch Counties are formed.
10 1851 Clay, Howell, Polk, Spalding, and Whitfield Counties are formed.
11 1852 Taylor County formed.
12 1853 Catoosa, Pickens, Hart, Dougherty, Webster, Flton, and Worth Counties aare creaated.
13 1854 Fannin, Coffee, Chattahooche, Charlton, and Calhoun Counties formed.
15 1856 Haralson, Terrell, Berrien, Colquit, Miller, and Towns Counties formed.
16 1857 Dawson, Milton, Pierce, Glascock, Mitchell, Schley, White, and Wilcox Counties formed.
17 1858 Clayton, Quitman, Banks, Brooks, Johnson, and Echols Counties formed.
29 1870 Douglas, McDuffie, Rockdale, and Dodge Counties formed.
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3 1844 The first telegraph message is sent by Morse, who later invents the Mores Code
12 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
15 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
18 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
24 1865 Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
28 1869 Cro-magnon Man fossils are found in France
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20 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
21 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
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1 1842 Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
14 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
19 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
21 1862 May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
22 1863 Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
24 1865 American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
27 1868 An eight-hour work day is established for federal employees.


The Children of William Tapley Streetman

54 years old
Edmund Sinclair Streetman
Born in Taylor County, Georgia on July 13, 1869 and died in Blountstown, Calhoun County, Florida on October 4, 1934. He was 65 years old.

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