John G. Snead (b. February 12, 1808, d. January 18, 1878)
John G. Snead was born February 12, 1808 in SC, and died January 18, 1878 in Dekalb County,Ga. He married (1) Sarah Johnson on July 13, 1826. He married (2) Mary Bryant on April 02, 1837 in GA.
More About John G. Snead: Burial: Unknown, Snead Smith Cemetery, Stone Mountain,Dekalb County, GA. Military service 1: July 16, 1861, Enlisted at Hog Mountain, Gwinnett County GA.. Military service 2: July 16, 1861, Co. I, 16th Georgia Infantry. Military service 3: June 08, 1863, Selected for 3rd Bn,Georgia Sharpshooters. Military service 4: August 16, 1864, Taken prisoner by Union forces at Battle of Fort Royal, VA. Military service 5: August 18, 1864, Sent to Old Capitol Prison, Washington DC. Military service 6: August 28, 1864, Sent to Elmira ,New York, POW camp , for duration of the war.. Military service 7: April 1865, Released after Southern Forces surrender and returns home.. Schoolteacher: John G.'s occupation was a schoolteacher. He was also a practioner of 'Copperplate' style handwriting. He was also a tutor..
More About John G. Snead and Sarah Johnson: Single: July 13, 1826
More About John G. Snead and Mary Bryant: Other-Begin: April 02, 1837, GA.