Callaways of Western Wilkes County, Georgia
Genealogy and Family History
Callaways of Western Wilkes County, Georgia: Ancestors, Descendants and Allied Families of John and Bethany Arnold Callaway (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 2007)by Samuel Taylor GeerPublished in 2007, this hardbound, 748 page, fully indexed, genealogy records the families of the seventy-nine individuals buried in the Callaway Family Cemetery located near Rayle, Wilkes County, Georgia. With 98 photographs and 930 obituaries and newspaper articles of family members, the book concentrates on the descendants of John Callaway (1746-1821) and Bethany Arnold (1749-1844), early settlers to Wilkes County, and the families their descendants married into during the past 224 years.Numerous Georgia families with Callaway ties are highlighted, with dozens of charts and outlines that identify common relationships that have occurred in the family throughout the generations. Also included is an outline of early Callaway Connections in Wilkes County that descend from Edward Callaway (1711-1769) and wife Elizabeth of Onslow County, North Carolina, ancestor of Job, Isaac, Joseph and Joshua (brothers of John) who also came to Wilkes County.http://sites.google.com/site/samueltgeer/callawaysofwesternwilkescounty,georgiaGenealogical.com - Item #: GWFH507 http://www.genealogical.com/products/Callaways%20of%20Western%20Wilkes%20County%20Georgia%20Ancestors%20Descendants%20and%20Allied%20Families%20of%20John%20and%20Bethany%20Arnold%20Callaway/FH507.htmlBooks can be ordered directly from the author at a cost of $73.00 per book** includes shipping, handling & FedEX Ground deliveryOnline payments accepted through Paypal @ geergenealogy.comProfits from the sale of the book benefit CALLAWAY CEMETERY, INC., a non-profit company maintaining the family cemetery.
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