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FLOYD

John Stovall Floyd

Born:  December 1, 1820, Buchanan, Haralson County, GA
Death:  September 24, 1887, Buchanan, Haralson County, GA

Age: 66
Married:  Harriett Rebecca Heath
Military Service:  Corp / Co D / 2nd GA CAV State Guards CSA            

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March 2023

John Stovall Floyd was a prominent landowner and judge.
During his lifetime, he lived in Carrollton, Buchanan, and the old section of Villa Rica. 

 

John married Harriett Rebecca Heath and had five children. His daughters married into three prominent local families - Chambers, Conner, and Morrow.
 

Their children were:
 

  • Mr. W. A. Floyd
     

  • Mr. B. F. Floyd
     

  • Mrs. B. R. Morrow
     

  • Mrs. Sallie Floyd Chambers
    1862 - 1886

     

  • Mrs. Fannie S. Floyd Conner
    1864 - 1886

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L-R John S. Floyd, Sallie Floyd Chambers, Nellie F Conner

Whether significant or trivial, John S. Floyd's activities routinely made the local news.

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July 3, 1885
The Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia)

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August 7, 1885
The Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia)

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March 18, 1887
The Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia)

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April 1, 1887
The Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia)

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June 24, 1887
The Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia)

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September 2, 1887
The Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia)

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