George Mathis Gorman

George Mathis Gorman

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  • Name George Mathis Gorman 
    Born 5 Jun 1826  Dallas Co., Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Union, LA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  Bradley Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Mar 1881  Hermitage, Bradley Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Moved to the Downsville, Union Parish about 1858.
      Member of the 31st La Infantry, then after the Civil
      War moved to Bradley Co., Arkansas after 1870. [1]
    • Name: George Gorman
      Residence: River, Bradley, Arkansas
      Birth date: 1827
      Birth place: Alabama, United States
      Relationship to head-of-household: Self
      Spouse name: Lucey Gorman
      Spouse birth place: Mississippi, United States
      Father name:
      Father birth place:
      Mother name:
      Mother birth place:
      Race or color (expanded): White
      Ethnicity: American
      Gender: Male
      Marital status: Married
      Age: 53 years
      Occupation: Farmer
      NARA film number: T9-0039
      Page: 39
      Page letter: C
      Entry number: 3596
      Film number: 1254039
      Collection: 1880 United States Census
      [2]
    • Name: George Gorman
      Side: Confederate
      Regiment State/Origin: Louisiana
      Regiment Name: 31 Louisiana Infantry.
      Regiment Name Expanded: 31st Regiment, Louisiana Infantry
      Company: G
      Rank In: Private
      Rank In Expanded: Private
      Rank Out: Private
      Rank Out Expanded: Private
      Film Number: M378 roll 11

      U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 [3]
    • 31st Regiment, Louisiana Infantry

      Overview:
      31st Infantry Regiment [including Morrison's 6th Louisiana Infantry Battalion] was organized at Vicksburg, Mississippi, during the early summer of 1862. Assigned to General Baldwin's Brigade, Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, the unit lost 9 killed and 16 wounded at Chickasaw Bluff and was captured defending Vicksburg. After being exchanged, it was placed in A. Thomas' Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department, and fought in various conflicts in Louisiana. During the spring of 1865 it disbanded. The field officers were Colonel Charles H. Morrison, Lieutenant Colonel Sidney H.. Griffin, and Majors James W. Draughon and Thomas C. Humble. [4]
    • Gorman, George, Pvt. Co. G, 31st La. Inf. Appears on Roll of Prisoners of War, Paroled at
      Monroe, La., June 12, 1865. Res. Union Par., La.

      http://www.youngsanders.org/gnames.pdf [5]
    Person ID I42  Extended Families of Childress
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 

    Father Simpson Gorman,   b. 1805, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Bradley Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Vashti Mariah Vann,   b. 1805, Baldwin Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Bradley Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1823  Bogue Chitto, Dallas Co, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F184  Group Sheet

    Family Lucy Alexander,   b. 19 Jan 1826, MS or AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1893  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1844  Lauderdale, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Elizabeth Gorman,   b. 9 Jun 1856, Union Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Simon Franklin Gorman,   b. 9 Jun 1856, Union Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1908  (Age 52 years)
     3. George Mathis Gorman, Jr.,   b. 10 Apr 1859,   d. 15 Jun 1870  (Age 11 years)
     4. Martin Louis "Luther" Gorman,   b. 28 Aug 1860, Union Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1888, Hermitage, Bradley Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     5. Amanda Minerva "Mandy" Gorman,   b. 10 Oct 1862, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1893  (Age 30 years)
     6. William Matison "Sandy" Gorman,   b. 26 Mar 1866,   d. 3 Sep 1893, Warren, Bradley Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     7. Henry Harvey Gorman,   b. 2 Jan 1846, MS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1928, Hermitage, Bradley County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. Mary Jane Gorman,   b. 9 Jan 1850, Union Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1857  (Age 7 years)
     9. James Joseph Gorman,   b. 30 Dec 1847, Lauderdale County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1927, Hampton, Calhoun Co, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     10. Vashti Rico Ellen Gorman,   b. 7 Mar 1853,   d. 2 Oct 1858  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jun 1826 - Dallas Co., Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Union, LA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Bradley Co., AR Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Mar 1881 - Hermitage, Bradley Co., AR Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George Mathis Gorman
    George Mathis Gorman

    Documents
    1860 US Census - LA - Union County
    1860 US Census - LA - Union County
    Family of George Gorman and Lucy Alexander
    1880 US Census - AR- Bradley County
    1880 US Census - AR- Bradley County
    Family of Henry Harvey Gorman

  • Sources 
    1. [S112] Rootsweb.

    2. [S173] 1880 United States Census.

    3. [S858] U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865.

    4. [S860] nps.gov.

    5. [S861] http://www.youngsanders.org/.