Pettus Fort (Ford) – Alabama Convict Records

July 8, 2014 at 9:15 pm Leave a comment


Name: Pettus Fort 
Birth Year: 1886
Age: 25
Date Sentenced: 29 Nov 1911
County: Dallas
Race: Negro (Black) ** or Mulatto **
Gender: Male
Series: State Convict Records
Volume: Volume 07: 1908-1913
Archive Name: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Archive Location: Montgomery, Alabama
Archive Roll Number: SG007463


Court: Circuit

Crime: Grand Larceny (Theft, Taking Property over a certain dollar value)

Date of Sentence: November 29, 1911

Term of Sentence: 2 years, 2 days

Expiration of Sentence

Short Time: December 1, 1913

Long Time: August 1, 1913

Date of Discharge: August 1913

To Whom Assigned: Belle Ellen

County: Dallas

Note: My Great-Grandmother Mary Ella Martin (Morton) was called by the nickname “Belle”.  She lived in Dallas County, Alabama. My grandfather, her oldest child, Robert Martin Ford (“Bud”, “Spicey”) was born on January 1, 1910, he is the son of Pettus Ford.

Pettus Fort Convict


 Source: Library Edition



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