In the beginning…


We will begin the story of the Terry Family with John Terry. John Terry was the owner of a plantation in Warren County, Georgia. He eventually bought a new plantation and moved to Marion County, Georgia. At a later date a portion of Marion County was renamed Schley County, Georgia. Moses (1839) and Hannah (1838) Terry were born in Warren County, Georgia and were slaves of John Terry. James (1830) and Mary (1834) Terry were born in South Carolina and were also slaves of John Terry. Moses and Hannah had 10 children and James and Mary had 16 children.
Louisa Terry was the daughter of Moses and Hannah Terry, and Reuben Terry was the son of James and Mary Terry. Louisa Terry married Reuben Terry, which explains the name Louisa TerryTerry. There is also a link between the two families through Taylor T. Terry and Victoria Terry. Our hope is to continue to research our history so that can share a precise and documented story. Read More

Family Reunion 2018 – Hotel Registration

Dear Terry Family and Friends,

The Atlanta area Terry Family is excited to be hosting the reunion this summer here in the Peach State. The dates for the reunion will be Thursday July 26, 2018through Sunday July 29, 2018. Our theme this year is “Getting to know you”. It is important for our family that the next generation get to know one another and those that came before them, we are hoping to create ties that will last for years to come.

The Westin hotel has been chosen for the site. Please begin booking your rooms as soon as possible. The rate is $119 double occupancy. This rate is good Thursday night thru Sunday night. Rooms may be booked either by phone or through the web interface they created for our reunion. The link also has other information of interest to the family. Please remember to mention the Terry

Family reunion when you call to book your room.

The Westin Atlanta Perimeter North
7 Concourse Parkway NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
Click Here to book your room


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