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George Lovich Pierce Wren

George Lovich Pierce Wren[1, 2, 3]

Male 1836 - 1901  (65 years)

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  • Name George Lovich Pierce Wren 
    Born 10 Jan 1836  Putnam Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • BIRTH: IGI 7132816,95
    Gender Male 
    Census 15 Sep 1850  Putnam Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Military 23 Jun 1861  Camp Moore, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    enlisted in Co G "Minden Blues", 8th Louisiana Volunteers, CSA for a period of 12 months 
    Military Nov 1862–DEC 1862  [5
    was absent from his unit, wounded, 
    Military 12 Feb 1862  [5
    reenlisted Co G, 8th Lousiana Volunteers, CSA for the duration of the war 
    Military 24 Apr 1862  [5
    elected 2nd Jr. Lt, Co G, 8th Louisiana Volunteers, CSA 
    Military 9 Jun 1862  [5
    was captured at the Battle of Port Republic and held on the Steamer Coatzacoalcos 
    Military 5 Aug 1862  [5
    returned to his company as a part of a prisoner exchange from Ft. Delaware, Delaware to Aikens Landing, Virginia 
    Military 24 Aug 1862  Manassas, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    promoted to 2nd Sr. Lt. 
    Military 17 Sep 1862  Sharpsburg, Washington Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    was wounded in battle 
    Military Jan 1863–FEB 1863  [5
    listed as wounded at Sharpsburg and furloughed 
    Military 4 May 1863  [5
    was wounded in battle 
    Military 12 May 1864  Spotsylvania Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    was captured and held as a prisoner of at Spotsylvania during the Wilderness campaign 
    Military 17 May 1864  Fort Delaware, New Castle Co., Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    held as a prisoner of war 
    Military 23 Jun 1861–16 Jun 1865  [5
    in Co G "Minden Blues", 8th Louisiana Volunteers, CSA 
    Military 16 Jun 1865  Fort Delaware, New Castle Co., Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    pledged an oath of allegiance to the United States and was released 
    Census 15 Jun 1880  Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    Ward 4 
    Occupation 15 Jun 1880  Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    farmer 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Ward 4 
    • The census enumerator is Floyd C. Wren, son of Lovick G. Wren.
    Occupation 1 Jun 1900  Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    farmer 
    Died 8 Feb 1901  Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Pine Grove Cemetery 
    Headstone - GLP and Ellen Wren
    Headstone - GLP and Ellen Wren
    Headstone - GLP Wren - CSA
    Headstone - GLP Wren - CSA
    Person ID I6697  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2012 

    Father George Washington Wren,   b. 7 Feb 1802, Waxhaw, Lancaster Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1884, Sibley, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Sarah Bridges,   b. 19 Apr 1813, Greene Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1912, Uvalde, Uvalde Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 4 Sep 1828  Putnam Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • I am unable to find a record of this marriage in Putnam County, which appears to have intact records during this period.
    Family ID F644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Carr,   b. 30 Nov 1846, Chambers Co., Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1941, Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1869  Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Marriages, Book 2, p. 210
    Children 
     1. Margaret Wren
     2. Robert Lee Wren,   b. 6 Dec 1869, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1871, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     3. Lovick Pierce Wren,   b. 18 Apr 1871, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1956  (Age 85 years)
     4. Herbert Benjamin Wren,   b. 21 Oct 1872, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1938, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     5. Atticus Asbury Wren,   b. 20 Aug 1874, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1939  (Age 64 years)
     6. Marcus D Wren,   b. 28 Sep 1876, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1952  (Age 75 years)
     7. Floyd Carr Wren,   b. 29 Jan 1883, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1967, Winnfield, Winn Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. Ernest S. Wren,   b. 9 Jul 1883, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1887  (Age 3 years)
     9. Ava Gertrude Wren,   b. 22 Aug 1885, Webster Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1950  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F845  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jan 1836 - Putnam Co., Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Sep 1850 - Putnam Co., Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - enlisted in Co G "Minden Blues", 8th Louisiana Volunteers, CSA for a period of 12 months - 23 Jun 1861 - Camp Moore, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - promoted to 2nd Sr. Lt. - 24 Aug 1862 - Manassas, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - was wounded in battle - 17 Sep 1862 - Sharpsburg, Washington Co., Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - was captured and held as a prisoner of at Spotsylvania during the Wilderness campaign - 12 May 1864 - Spotsylvania Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - held as a prisoner of war - 17 May 1864 - Fort Delaware, New Castle Co., Delaware Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - pledged an oath of allegiance to the United States and was released - 16 Jun 1865 - Fort Delaware, New Castle Co., Delaware Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jan 1869 - Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Ward 4 - 15 Jun 1880 - Webster Parish, Louisiana
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    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 15 Jun 1880 - Webster Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Ward 4 - 1 Jun 1900 - Webster Parish, Louisiana
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    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1 Jun 1900 - Webster Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1901 - Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Pine Grove Cemetery - - Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana
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  • Photos
    GLP Wren
    GLP Wren
    GLP Wren
    GLP Wren

  • Notes 
    • GLP Wren attended Emory College at Oxford, Georgia. His diary from his years at Emory and his time during the Civil Ware are held in the special collection of the Emory University Library in Atlanta, Georgia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Wren Family Research Notes.

    2. [S15] Family Record of G.W. Wren, Mildred Wren Whitten.

    3. [S808] Betty Wren Research Notes, Descendants of William Wren and Mary Tomlinson.

    4. [S743] 1850 US Federal Census, Putnam Co., GA, District 70; page 287; dwelling 184, family 184; Geo W Wren.

    5. [S658] Civil War Service - Fold3.com, 5 July 2012; Wren, GLP, 8th Louisiana Volunteers, Confederate.

    6. [S761] 1880 US Federal Census, Webster Parish, LA, Ward 4; ED 49; page 42; dwelling 358, family 358; Wren, Lovick P.

    7. [S760] 1900 US Federal Census, Webster Parish, LA, Ward 4; ED 109; sheet 1-A; dwelling 2, family 2; Wren, Lovick G.

    8. [S633] Find A Grave (old), 27 May 2012; George Lovich Pierce Wren, memorial no. 70481117, created by deblfc.


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