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Hunnicutt of Coweta County By Jeannette Holland Austin

Hunnicutt HydeJohn Atkinson Hunnicutt, M. D.John Atkinson Hunnicutt, M. D. was born 16 Sept 1838 in Coweta County, Georgia. He was a graduate of Madison College in Sharon, Mississippi in 1860. During the War Between the States, he served as a private in the GA Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia from 1861-1865. After the war he was a physician and surgeon in Coweta County from 1866 to 1870, later becoming president of Athens Ry. and Electric Co., Athens Gas Co., Athens Oil Mill, Bank of the University, Athens Savings Bank; and was director of the Northeastern R. R. and Southern Mutual Insurance Company. He was married to Mary Lewis in 1870. Issue: * Martha Atkinson Hunnicutt married Rev. Cyprian P. Wilcox. * Lucy Edwin Hunnicutt, born 1874, married Emmett J. Bailey. * Coloonel Deupree Hunnicutt, born 1878, married Gabriella Lanier. * Mary Eleanor Deupree Hunnicutt, born 10 Feb 1880 Athens. * Sarah Elizabeth Hunnicutt. * Eleanor Francina Hunnicutt married Colonel Isaac Stiles Hopkins. * Dr. John Atkinson Hunnicutt, Jr. * Nellie Grattan Hunnicutt, born 1893, married Charels Gates Eckford.
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Bachlott, John Rudolph, son of Richard and Emily (Rudolph) Bachlott, was born in St. Mary's, Ga. (Camden Co.) on 12 Feb 1860 where he later became a merchant. His grandfather was John Bachlott, a large slaveholder and planter who also operated a large tannery. His father was a carpenter and steamboat captain before the War Between the States. Source: Memoirs of Georgia (1895), Camden Co. Sketches.

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