Military Service: The 2nd American War of Independence (War of 1812) Ensign, 1st Regiment, (Johnston's) Georgia Militia.
1812, January 7:
"The subscriber respectfully informs the public generally, that he has taken the stand formerly occupied by Joseph Kitchen, in Market Square, Savannah, and has just opened, and now for sale, a handsome assortment of Saddles, Bridles, Chair and Carriage Harness of various descriptions. Also, a variety of plated and brass mountings; his line, which is now offered for sale at reduced prices for cash or approved down acceptances.
"N.B. Also on consignment, Castor and Roram Hats, and a few drams. Apply as above."
[Source: The Republican and Savannah Evening Ledger, Savannah, Georgia, 7 January 1812].
1817: The William Everitt family was living in Screven County, Georgia
Additional Military Service: William Everitt served as a Lieutenant from 26 March 1823 to September 1823 in the 259th District Militia of Screven County, Georgia.
1824: The William Everitt family had moved to Monticello, Jasper County, Georgia, where William Everitt was teaching school.
The Bible Records of the Family of William Everitt and Jane Wiseman used as a source in these records was in 1979 in the possession of Olin Everitt of Madison, Georgia. It was "printed and published by Mathew Carey, Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. - 1811".
Genealogical and Family History Research.Marjorie Mahan Everitt. (An extensive collection of Everett/Everitt family genealogical records. A copy of Mrs Everitts' research is on file at the Arkansas History Commission).
Elliott, Mrs. James H, Jr. (Mary Gene Elliott), Family of Richard Mills Everitt of Georgia (1979, unpublished manuscript).Copy in DAR Library and Georgia State Archives.Page 32.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with William by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with William: