ECHOLS CO, GA (made in 1858 from Clinch, Lowndes) 



 GEORGIA PIONEERS OF WIREGRASS 
        From:
             betty colter <bettyc@tci.totcon.com>
 

1860 ECHOLS COUNTY Ga FEDERAL CENSUS

SELLERS, John - 45/SC Farmer; Mahala - 43/SC Wife; Rebecca - 18/SC
Seamstress; John R. - 17/SC Ploughman Emily E. - 16/SC; Malinda - 14/SC;
Sidney S. - 11/SC; Amanda - 10/SC; Henrietta - 6/SC; Sarah - 4/SC; Lucinda -
2/SC
 

SELLERS, Thomas D. - 53/SC Farmer; Jane - 48/SC Wife; David D. - 18/GA
Ploughman; George R. - 14/GA; Isam W. - 10/GA; Rachel - 6/GA

Contributed by:Betty Jo Colter


SELLARS, THOMAS DARLEY.                  1807-1865
ECHOLS

     Thomas Darley Sellars (generally referred to as "Darley" Sellars) was
born in Barnwell District, S.C, Feb. 13, 1807, a son of David and Sarah
Sellars and a grandson of John Guess, R, S, (Vol. II). He came to Georgia
with his maternal grandparents in his youth and was in Camden County with
them in 1826. However, returned to his old home in Barnwell District and was
married there in 1829 to Miss Jane Copeland, daughter of Lott Copeland (Vol.
I). She was born there August 25, 1812. To Darley and Jane Sellars were born

1.  Elender                 B. 1830, m. 1st. John G. Rice:, 2nd. William
Hughes (Vol. II).
2.  Mary E.                B. 1832, m. Stephen Moore.
3.  Rebecca J.            B. 1836, m. Benjamin Moore
4.  Rebecca               B. 1839, m. Warren Moore
5.  David Lott           B. 1842, m. Jane Howell, dau. Of John G. , moved to
Pasco Co, Fla.
6.  Penelope              B. 1845, m. 1st. John Moore, son of Allen:, 2nd.
Stephen Wetherington.
7.  George L.            B. 1847, m. Probably died in his youth
8.  James A. F.          B. 1849, m. Mannie J-------------
9.  Isham A. T.         B.  1850, probably died in his youth
10.Rachel                 B. 1854. M. Thomas L. Blanton         


     Darley Sellars moved with his family about 1841 to Lowndes County,
Georgia, and settled in the section just west of the Alapaha River; and in
1858 was cut out of Lowndew into Echols County. He died there Sept. 28,
1865. His wife survived nearly thirty years, and died August 18, 1894. They
were buried at Wayfare Church.
     Mr. Sellars and wife were members of Wayufare Primitive Baptist  Church
and were baptized into its membership about 1843. He served as church clerk
1847-48 and again 1853-58. He was ordained to the deaconshop March 5, 1853.
About 1858-59 he was expelled on account of doctrinal differences, and he
and his wife united with nearby Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church and was
received as a ordained deacon. He continued in that capacity in Macedonia
Church until his death.
     Darley Sellars served as 4th Corporal in the Indian War under Capt.
John J. Johnson in 1840

  Source:  "Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia" by Folks Huxford
Contributed by:Betty Jo Colter
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1860
John Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 45 1814 South Carolina Male
Mahala Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 43 1816 South Carolina Female
Rebecca Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 18 1841 South Carolina Female
John R Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 17 1842 South Carolina Male
Emily E Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 16 1843 South Carolina Female
Malinda Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 14 1845 South Carolina Female
Sidney S Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 11 1848 South Carolina Male
Amanda Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 10 1849 South Carolina Female
Henrietta Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 6 1853 South Carolina Female
Sarah Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 4 1855 South Carolina Female
Lucinda Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 2 1857 South Carolina Female
Thomas D Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 53 1806 South Carolina Male
Jane Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 48 1811 South Carolina Female
David L Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 18 1841 Georgia Male
George R Sellers Georgia Militia District 1211, Echols, GA 14 1845 Georgia Male
======= 1870
Amanda Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1851 South Carolina White Female
Henretta Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1856 Georgia White Female
Indiana Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1860 Georgia White Female (ck Lowndes Co., GA)
John Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1814 South Carolina White Male
Mahala Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1817 South Carolina White Female

Malinda Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1848 South Carolina White Female
Missourie Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1862 Georgia White Female
Sarah Sellers District 11, Echols, GA abt 1858 Georgia White Female