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Joel Darsey or Darcy (Darsey)

Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: North Carolina
Death: February 24, 1850 (84)
Decatur, Georgia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Darcy, Sr. and Catharine D'Arcy (Darsey)
Husband of Bathsheba Sharpe Darsey; Unknown; Catherine Darsey or Darcy and Elizabeth Darsey or Darcy
Father of John Darsey; Elizabeth Darsey; Jesse Darsey and Joel Darsey
Brother of Joseph Dorsey; Benjamin Darcey; William Darsey and Joseph Darsey

Managed by: Faustine Darsey
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About Joel Darsey or Darcy

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Georgia with a rank of Private. DAR Ancestor # A029778

Alternate date of death: Feb 15th, 1850.


Joel Darsey

  • Birth: Sep 11 1765 North Carolina
  • Marriage: Marriage to: Bathsheba Sharpe Darsey (born Weeks) Circa Mar 30 1810 Jefferson, Georgia, USA
  • Death: Feb 24 1850 Decatur County, GA
  • Burial: Attapulgus, Decatur County, Georgia, USA

Family

Parents:

  • Joseph D'arcy (Darsey) 1720 - 1794
  • Catharine D'arcy (Darsey) (born Unknown) 1730 - 1770
  • Wife: Bathsheba Sharpe Darsey (born Weeks) 1765 - 1840
  • Wife: Elizabeth

biography

From Find A Grave Memorial# 7145350

Rev. War Soldier. Son of Joseph and Elizabeth Corbet D'Arcy.

Joel Darsey was son of Joseph & Catherine D'Arcy. He was taken prisoner in 1778 at the age of 13 years by the British, and escaped in January or February 1779; joined Col. John Twiggs and served with him until the end of the war in 1783. He moved from Burke Co., Georgia to Decatur Co., Georgia in 1825. Lived and farmed in Decatur county until his death. He received a land grant for his service in the Revolutionary War. His pension was paid to widow Elizabeth Darsey; Joel died before he received any pension money. Elizabeth received a total of $758.87 for 18 years, 11 months and 20 days at $40 per year.

From the Georgia Sons of the American Revolution.

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Joel Darsey or Darcy's Timeline

1765
September 11, 1765
North Carolina
1784
1784
Age 18
Decatur, Georgia, USA
1804
1804
Age 38
Georgia, United States
1810
March 13, 1810
Age 44
Jefferson County, Georgia, United States
1850
February 24, 1850
Age 84
Decatur, Georgia, USA
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