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Waldrop, Edward and Frances Roberts, Descendants of

Descendants of Edward WALDROP and Frances ROBERTS Rich Nallenweg 1. Edward Waldrop, born 1758 in , Wake, NC; died 14 Apr 1844 in near Ivy Gap, Yancey, NC. He married on 17 Feb 1780 in Wake, NC, Frances Roberts, born abt. 1761; died bef. 1840, daughter of Moses Roberts. Notes for Edward WALDROP BIRTH: Madison …

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McClain, John

JOHN McCLAIN submitted by Evelyn M. Neill John McClain was born in Pennsylvania in 1760, volunteered as a soldier, fought in the Revolution and was discharged as a Captain of Cavalry by the time he was 22 years old. Entering the service in Rutherford County, North Carolina as a volunteer under Captain Adam Hampton in …

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McClain, John and Mary McNair McClain

JOHN McCLAIN and MARY McNAIR McCLAIN submitted by: Evelyn Morris Neill (Mrs. Lewis B. Neill), 26 Loomis Street, Montpelier, VT 05602 John McLean appears on the 1800 census of Buncombe Co with the following family unit: 1 male 26-45, 1 male 10-16, 3 males 0-10, 1 female 26-45, 1 female 10-16, 2 females 0-10, and …

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Maney, Martin, One Line of Descent from

ONE LINE OF DESCENT FROM MARTIN MANEY submitted by Carol Maney The Maney name is said to be of French origin. Francis Many lived in France sometime in the early 1600’s. His son, Jacques, came to America. His brothers came with him and they settled in New York. Jacques’ son James moved to North Carolina. …

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Whitaker Ancestry of Dorothy (Roberts) Hyde

THE WHITAKER ANCESTRY OF DOROTHY (ROBERTS) HYDE I. Joshua Whitaker married Mary Reed (b. 1748; d. 1832)On 1800 Census for Buncombe Co., NCII. Mary Whitaker (b. 1798; d. 1872) married Jeremiah West (b. 1795; d. after 1880) Lived: Buncombe Co., NC III. Alexander West (b. 1830; d. 1910) married Rachel Elinor Penland (b. 1840; d. …

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Whitaker, Joshua and Lydia Burgin

JOSHUA WHITAKER and LYDIA BURGIN contributed by Joyce Parris, 220 Northwest Ave., Swannanoa, NC Joshua Whitaker, fourth son of James Whitaker and Polly Walker, was born October 4, 1804 in Buncombe Co, probably Swannanoa, and died January 22, 1886. On November 27, 1834, while he lived in McDowell Co, he married Lydia Burgin (July 27, …

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Whitaker, Jesse L.

JESSE L. WHITAKER submitted by C. Bruce Whitaker Jesse L. Whitaker was born in Fairview, Buncombe Co., N.C. on November 18, 1846, the son of Henry and Margaret Jerusha Harper Whitaker. On October 2, 1866, he married Martha Rosilla Garren, daughter of Joseph and Bertha ussell Garren. Martha was born June 17, 1849 in Elijay, …

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Whitaker, Henry

HENRY WHITAKER submitted by C. Bruce Whitaker Henry Whitaker was born in Fairview, Buncombe County, North Carolina on March 26, 1811, the son of William Whitaker Sr. and Mary Canady. On May 8, 1830, he married Margaret Jerusha Harper, the daughter of Lot and Mariam Whitaker Harper. She was born in Fairview on Feb. 27, …

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Whitaker, William, Sr.

WILLIAM WHITAKER SR. submitted by C. Bruce Whitaker William Whitaker was born November 22, 1772 near Linwood in Rowan County, in the part now known as Davidson County, N.C. He was the son of Joshua Sr. and Mary Reed Whitaker. He married Mary Canady, known as Polly, on January 31, 1793 in Rowan County. She …

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Johnson, Nathan A and Nancy Sams

Descendants of Nathan A. JOHNSON and Nancy SAMS Rich Nallenweg 1. Nathan A. Johnson , born abt. 1832 in , NC. He married Nancy Sams, born abt. 1826 in , NC.Notes for Nathan A. JOHNSON: CENSUS: 1850 US Census, Buncombe Co, NC, family #926, Johnson, N.A., 18 years old, laborer, born in NC, wife Nancy, …

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