Lucius Peter Lunceford

Male28 March 1852–22 March 1930

Brief Life History of Lucius Peter

When Lucius Peter Lunceford was born on 28 March 1852, in Taliaferro, Georgia, United States, his father, David Evans Lunceford, was 31 and his mother, Rhoda Ann “Rhodie” Evans, was 23. He married Nora Poss on 20 December 1877, in Taliaferro, Georgia, United States. He lived in Georgia, United States in 1870 and District 605, Taliaferro, Georgia, United States for about 40 years. He died on 22 March 1930, in Philomath, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Carters Grove Cemetery, Taliaferro, Georgia, United States.

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Lucius Peter Lunceford
Emma Ann Thaxton
Marriage: 21 March 1881
Edna Earl Lunceford
Edgar Lunceford
Grover Cleveland Lunceford
Macon Moore Lunceford
Daisy Ethel Lunceford
Kitty Cleo Lunceford
Ola Lunceford

Sources (19)

  • Lucius Lunsford in household of D E Lunsford, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lucias P Lunceford - Published information: birth-name: Lucius Peter Lunceford
  • Lucias P Lunceford, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 March 1881Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States
  • Children (7)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 9

    Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.


    Age 11

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 23

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Lunsford .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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