Putman Photo Genealogy

email address William (Billy) Albert Putman

This website is a genealogical photo gallery for Putmans. The information and pictures were supplied by a variety of people: Jerry & Marie Putman, Butch Putman, Carol Putman, Joyce McCann, Betty Riley, Paula Putman and Vicki McKinney. Feel free to contact me if you have photos, want a higher resolution picture or have information about the people in the pictures.

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Henry Putnam (1550s - 1589)

Thomas Putnam (1623 - ca. 1648)

Thomas Putnam, his wife Dorothy and their son Thomas came to Jamestown, Virginia from Chesham Parish, Buckinghamshire, England aboard the sailing ship, Increase in Dec 1647.
Putman's in Virginia. Thomas Putnam's family arrived in the Chesapeake Bay area of Virginia in early January, 1648. They settled in Kingston Parish in Gloucester County. Thomas died after arriving in Virginia. This was a tough time for Thomas' wife and you son. According to his will, "Mr. Coxyn, Chirurgeon aboard the Ship", would take care of his widow and son. His widow remarried John Smyth, probably the captain of the ship that brought them to Virginia. By this time, Jamestown was a royal colony and was divided into 8 shires in 1634. Gloucester County was formed from York County in 1651, part of the original Charles River Shire. Virginia's population in 1648 has grown to include 15,000 whites and 300 Africans.

Jahu headstone
Jahu Putman, Died 1880
Putman Family Cemetery

Rachel headstone
Rachel Putman, Died 1876
Putman Family Cemetery

7-1 Jahu Putman (Mar 02, 1794 - Jan 01, 1880)

Jahu Putman (sometimes spelled Jehu, often called John) was born in South Carolina March 2, 1794, while George Washington was president.

Jahu and his father, Joseph, fought side-by-side in the War of 1812, serving in Captain Moorhead's South Carolina Volunteers. They went to join General Jackson, but got there too late to fight in the battle, which only lasted an hour or two, so they were sent to fight against Creek Indians, who had allied with the British. When he was 77-years-old, Jahu's applied for and began receiving a pension of $8 a month.

On Jan. 21, 1817, Jahu married Rachel Bond. Daughter of William and Margaret Bond, she was born in South Carolina Jan. 11, 1798. Shortly after their marriage a bunch of Putmans and Bonds and others headed west to Tennessee where Jahu took his "Bounty Claim" for war service. He lived in Wilson County from 1850 to 1870. At the time of Jahu's death Jan. 17, 1880, he lived with his son James and his second wife, Mary Newcomb. Rachel had also died there Mar. 20, 1876. Both are buried in the Putman Cemetery in Benton County.

Rachel Putman
Jahu's wife, Rachel Bond Putman,
(Jan 11, 1798 - Mar 20, 1876
sits in front of hewn logs and
hewn stone fireplace circa 1870.

Joseph Gordon
Joseph Gordon Putman
(Nov 15, 1817 - Dec 24 1898)
(Photo courtesy of Betty Robertson Riley)

James Pervine
James Pervine Putman
(Jan 8, 1822 - Jul 31, 1882)

Julia Ann Puckett
Julia Ann Putman Pucket ca. 1890
(Photo courtesy of Joe Sager)

JM Putman
Joseph Martin Putman in 1935
(Mar 31, 1869 - Jun 28, 1960)

Four Generations Albert Putman J M Putman Thomas Jerry Putman
Four Generations of Putmans: 1953
Albert, Danny(baby), J.M., Thomas Jerry Putman

Jahu and Rachel had ten children:
  • 8-1 Joseph Gordon (Nov. 15, 1817 - Dec 24 1898)
    • Joseph Gordon married Lucinda Sinia on Dec 3, 1836,
    • 9-1 John W Putman @1836 married Mary Sanford M. late 1870's
    • 9-2 Mary Putman (Jul 21 1839 - Dec 6 1909)
      • On Dec 3, 1856, Mary Putman married Caleb Anthony Robertson (Feb 29, 1831 - Nov 14 1906)
  • 8-2 William Lester Putman (Jan 11, 1820 - Nov 11, 1868)
    • William Lester married Charlotte Mabry on Oct. 27 1863. They had four children.
    • 9-1 Margaret Lee (1864, died when an infant, and buried in Tennessee)
    • 9-2 John Jahu (JJ) Putman (Feb 16, 1866 - Dec 24, 1942)
      • John Jahu married Mary Ann Lee, daughter of James Carr and Charlotte Lee. They had six children:
      • 10-1 Charlotte "Lottie" (Jul 12, 1888) married John Webb
      • 10-2 Lena Kate (Feb 18, 1890 - Dec 19, 1927) Married Dr. Everett Pickens
      • 10-3 William Henry (Born Aug 25, 1891) married Edna Swift
      • 10-4 Nellie (Oct 13, 1894 - Dec 06, 1897)
      • 10-5 Calvin (May 05, 1906) married Retha Buttry
      • 10-6 George Carl "Stookie" (May 05, 1906 - Apr 25, 1983)
    • 9-3 William Henry Putman (Jan 12, 1868 - Jun 4, 1959)
      • William Henry married Theresa Mae Curran on Feb. 27, 1901
      • 10-1 Willie Mae (Nov 22, 1903 - Nov 15, 1974) married Frank Gouger
      • 10-2 Joe Kyle (Jul 4, 1905 - Jun 17, 1974) married Lucile Hall
      • 10-3 Robert Lee (Oct 28, 1912 - May 25, 1983)
    • 9-4 Joseph Martin (JM) Putman (Mar 31, 1869 - Jun 28, 1960)
  • 8-3 James Pervine (Jan 8, 1822 - Jul 31, 1882)
    • James Pervine married Marinda Patterson on his 23rd birthday)
    • 9-1 John K. Putman (Sep 19, 1851 - Oct 24, 1934)
      • John married Alice C. Ferguson on Nov 19, 1874
    • 9-2 Sarah Jane (Apr 13, 1853 - Jan 22, 1941)
      • Sarah Jane married James Hudson Corley on Jun 30, 1872
    • 9-3 Josephine Margaret (Oct 8, 1854 - Nov 4, 1888)
      • Josephine Margaret married Will Henry DeHart
    • 9-4 Elvira Saphonia "Fronie" (Jul 2, 1856 - Dec 28, 1943)
      • Elvira married Crayton Oliver Williams on Nov 16, 1873
    • 9-5 Margaret Jane "Tennessee" (Dec 29, 1860 - Jun 17, 1930)
      • Margaret married George F. Allman
    • 9-6 William J (Jun 22, 1863 - Aug 2, 1933)
      • William J. married Estella "Ella" Woolsey on Nov 16 1882
  • 8-4 Mary Ann Putman (Jul 7, 1824 - Mar 2, 1890)
    • Mary Ann married John Bradley Lee on May 5, 1842
  • 8-5 Margaret Ann (Sept 10, 1826-1901)
    • Margaret Ann married Andrew Jackson Singleton on Sep 15, 1847
  • 8-6 John Bond Putman (Mar 18, 1829 - 1862)
    • John Bond married Matilda "Tilda" Bond on Jan. 4, 1850. John Bond Putman is buried in the Shiloh Fort Smith Cemetery. Matilda Bond is buried in the Oakley Chapel Cemetery.
    • 9-1 Mary Ann (born 1853)
    • 9-2 John Lee (Dec 15, 1857 - Aug 23, 1942)
      • On Dec 21, 1876, John Lee married Mary Jane Deason (Oct 1854-1913)
      • Martha Putman (1878)
      • William Cassel Putman (Jul 12, 1880 - Feb 28, 1954)
        • William C. Putman married Rose Mae Walker (1880-1960). They are both buried in the Rogers Cemetery, Rogers AR
      • Jennie Carlis "Kate" (Sep 11, 1881 - Sep 30, 1944)
        • In 1916, Kate married Jake Gladfelter
      • Richard Barton "Bart" (Oct 16, 1885 - Oct 20, 1919)
        • Bart married Pearl Humphrey
      • Edmund Burton "Burt" (Oct 16, 1885 - Jun 30, 1954)
        • In 1910, Burt married Mary Francis Bradford (Jun 20, 1888 - Feb 18, 1967) He is buried in Grants Pass, Oregon.
      • Lucy Emily (Apr 27, 1890 - 1979)
        • Lucy married Watie C. Foreman. After Watie's death she married Fred W. Krumm.
      • Mary (died in infancy in 1896)
    • 9-3 Lezetta Florence (born 1860) married William D. Garman
    • 9-4 Julia Caroline "Callie" (born 1862)
      • Julia Caroline married Charles Madison Crawford.
      • Myrtle Mozel Crawford
  • 8-7 Julia Ann (Apr 1, 1831 - Feb 13 1896)
    • Julia Ann married Albert A. Pucket on Nov 24, 1853
  • 8-8 George D. Putman (Jul 18, 1833 - Dec 24, 1882)
    • George D. married Mary Caroline Brown on Nov 28 1852
    • William James Putman (Oct 1853 - ?)
      • On Mar 3, 1872, William James married Martha "Mattie" Jane Florida (Jul 1854 - ?). The 1880 Census lists William J. Putman and his wife Martha Jane Florida living in Bright Water, AR, Benton County. William is 27, his wife is 29, George H. is 7, John is 5 years old and William T. is 5 months old. John is 5 months. They live next door to his folks. George H. Putman and William T. Putman are buried in the Rogers Cemetery, Rogers AR
      • George Hugh Putman (Jan 1873 - Jan 1898)
        • George Putman married Mabel Booth
        • Ethel 1906
        • Hugh Jr. 1909
      • John 1877
      • William Thomas (Dec 1879 - Jan 1903)
  • 8-9 Hiram H. Mar 12, 1837 and died in the Civil War
  • 8-10 Sarah E. Apr 7, 1841 - Jun 19, 1892 (married Joseph? Dwyer)

Albert Putman (Mar 23, 1890 - Jun 25, 1958)

Albert Putman was the son of J M and Teresa Price Putman. He married Lela Ann Hileman (Dec 22, 1894 - Feb 10, 1953) on Nov 3, 1912. Lela was the daughter of William and Virgina Hileman. Albert and Lela had six sons:
  • Joe Alfred Putman (Feb 2, 1915 - Mar 23, 1987)
    • Joe married Jessie Jane Harris on Jul 4, 1941. He is buried in the Oakmont Cemetery, Lafayette, CA. They had two daughters.
    • Carol Jean Putman
    • Sheila Ann Putman
  • Rex Mabry Putman (Jun 15, 1918 - Aug 27, 2004)
    • Rex married Ada Marie Haynes (Mar 16, 1919 - Aug 8, 1991) and had three daughters. Rex and Ada are buried in the Pea Ridge Cemetery. After Ada's death, Rex married Bea Hart Gilliam in 1995.
    • Jo Ann Putman married Charles Boggs
    • Betty Jane Putman married Jack Knox
    • Joyce Elaine Putman married Max McCann
  • Charles Robert "Bobby" Putman(Jun 10, 1923 - Jun 4, 1983)
    • Bobby married Carlamae Wiley, Jun 10, 1944. Had one son. He is buried in the Pea Ridge cemetery.
    • Charles Robert Putman II "Butch" married Martha Cummings.
  • Fay Albert Putman(May 16, 1926 - Jun 3, 2006)
    • Fay married Norma Jean Young on Jun 23, 1950. They had one son. Fay is buried in the Noel Cemetary in Noel, Mo.
    • James "Jim" Albert Putman
  • William Vance Putman
    • Vance married Marie Alene Brown on Nov 24, 1949. They had two daughters.
    • Jennifer Rose Putman
    • Marilyn June Putman
  • Thomas "Jerry" Putman
    • Jerry Putman married Marie Wiggin and had three children:
    • Danny Thomas Putman
    • William "Billy" Albert Putman married Franziska Marchant.
      • Billy is the owner of this web page
      • Alexander William Putman (born 2003)
    • Teresa Ann Putman married Gary Hufford