George H. FOOTE ID#1536, b. about 1820, d. 1856
Father*Gilson FOOTE1 b. 3 May 1791, d. 14 Feb 1851
Mother*Lucinda Elizabeth LEWIS2 b. 1787, d. 1827
Birth*George H. FOOTE was born about 1820 in Virginia.3 
He was the son of Gilson FOOTE and Lucinda Elizabeth LEWIS.1,2 
Marriage*George H. FOOTE married Mary Ella SPOONER, daughter of Horatio N. SPOONER and Sigismunda Massey Alexander HARRISON, on 7 March 1849 in by Rev. E. Gallaway, Macon, Noxubee County, Mississippi.4,5 
WillGeorge H. FOOTE was mentioned in the will of Gilson FOOTE on 11 March 1849 in Noxubee County, Mississippi; Lists sons George H. Foote, Robert L. Foote, daughter Mary C. Foote, deceased daughter Sarah E. Grant, granddaughter Laura F. Grant. Copy of will attached.6
Census 1850*George H. FOOTE appeared on the census of 28 August 1850 in Noxubee County, Mississippi, George is a 30 year old attorney married to Mary E., 17 years old., both born in Virginia.3

Will*He left a will on 14 December 1855 in Noxubee County, Mississippi; left everything to his sister and mother-in-law (names not mentioned).7 
Death*He died in 1856 in Noxubee County, Mississippi
Probate*His estate was probated on 8 January 1856 in Noxubee County, Mississippi.7 


Mary Ella SPOONER b. a 1833

Sources (

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  2. [S90] Lewis, William Terrell, 1811-1893. Genealogy of the Lewis Family In America: From the Middle of the Seventeenth Century Down to the Present Time. Louisville, Ky.: Pub. by the Courier-Journal Job Printing Co., 1893., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  4. [S76] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935,
  5. [S3192] Mississippi Free Trader, Natchez, Mississippi, 4 April 1849.
  6. [S3011] Will of Gilson Foote -1849, Noxubee County, Mississippi Will Book A Page 158-163. Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930, images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Noxubee > Wills 1834-1894 vol A-B > image 134 of 456; county courthouses and public libraries, Mississippi., Family Search, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  7. [S3189] Abstracts of Wills of Noxubee Co., MS., 1834 - 1910 and Index cases, Noxubee County Historical Society, Macon, MS, 1990,
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