James H. Hightower1

Male, #3310, (1799 - )
Father*Charnel Hightower Jr. (24 Jan 1747 - c 1807)
Mother*Sarah Echols (c 1753 - 2 Jul 1807)
Birth*1799 James was born at Montgomery Co., Georgia, in 1799. 
Marriage*9 Aug 1821 He married Sarah Culpepper at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 9 Aug 1821.2 
DeedOct 1839 He granted a deed, with Henry Culpepper of Laurens Co. GA and Edith Culpepper as a previous landowner in Oct 1839 at Laurens Co., Georgia,

Heirs of Henry Culpepper, dec'd, to W. L. Mason, heirs being Lewis G. Linder, Uriah G. B. Hogan, William T. Livingston, Cuthbert Adams, Eason Allen Culpepper, John S. Culpepper of Lee Co., David W. Culpepper of Dooly Co., and James Hightower of Dooly Co., for $296: 150 acres on Big Creek bordering W. L. Mason, Turner Mason, Wm. T. Livingston, where the widow Edith Culpepper last resided. Wit: Levi Davis, Lewis G. Linder.3 
Deed*Feb 1843 He was granted a deed by John Smith Culpepper, with Edith Culpepper as a previous landowner in Feb 1843 at Laurens Co., Georgia,

John S. Culpepper of Dooly Co. appoints Jas. Hightower to sell land he inherited from his mother, Eady Culpepper, Dec'd.3 
1860 Census*1860 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Dooly Co., Georgia


Sarah Culpepper (16 Jan 1804 - )
Last Edited27 Jun 2004


  1. Anthony Lee Rockefeller, compiler, Hightower Family Genealogical Database, Rootsweb: WorldConnect (online family tree), 1999.
  2. Ancestry.com, compiler, Georgia Marriages to 1850, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1997.
    Sally Culpepper and James Hightower on 9 Aug 1821 in Laurens Co., GA.
  3. Laurens County Clerk, Laurens Co., GA Deeds, 1808-1884, Books A-S Transcribed by Lew Griffin from Microfilm , Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. 395,592 - 395,601.
    Book K, page 325.