On this date. . .the 5th of October
- Margaret (Coghill) Powell was born in 1684 in Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England (currently believed to be my 9th great-grandmother).
- Chisholm Daniel was born in 1790 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.
- Jane Mackie was born in 1794.
- Major Robert Alexander died in 1735 in Stafford County, Virginia (currently believed to be my 6th great-grandfather).
- Margaret (Bushart) Barringer died in 1839 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.
- James Hemphill died in 1857 in Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina.
- James B. Butler enlisted in 1837 for service in the Florida Seminole Wars (my 3rd great-grandfather).