George Washington Flynt


Personal and Family Information

George was born on 30 May 1794 in Wilkes County, Georgia, the son of John Flynt and Sally Porter.

He died on 18 Oct 1869 in Taliaferro County, Georgia.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Barthelia Gist, who he married in 1820. The place has not been found. Their only known child was Oliver S (1829-?).

His second wife was Elizabeth O'Neil, who he married in ABT 1850 in Taliaferro County, Georgia. Their nine known children were George W (c1850-?), Henry A. (1852-?), Thomas (1852-<1920), Mary Virginia (1854-?), Michael (1857-?), Nicholas (1859-?), Catharine (1860-?), Sarah (1862-?) and Elizabeth (1864-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


George Washington Flynt


John Flynt


John Flynt


Richard 2 Flynt


Elizabeth Reeves




Sally Porter



Birth30 MAY 1794
Place: Wilkes County, Georgia
Address: Flynt,wwwNotes.mwd
Death18 OCT 1869
Place: Taliaferro County, Georgia
Age: 71 married born Georgia
Address: Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885
Cause: unknown
Census30 SEP 1850
Place: Taliaferro County, Georgia
Age: 55 born Georgia
Address: dwelling 220 family 220 with young couple? and child brother Augustus family 222
Census23 JUL 1860
Place: Taliaferro County, Georgia
Age: 65 born Georgia
Address: dwelling 267 family 264 with young wife and 6 children
Place: Sharon, Taliaferro county, Georgia
Address: News & Echoes, Vol IV. No. 3, Page 5, January 1986 THE CHURCH OF THE PURIFICATION LOCUST GROVE ACADEMY Sharon, Georgia