October 2010

Atlanta Family History Expo – Blogger of Honor

11 October 2010 And More

I’m excited to announce that I have been invited to be a “Blogger of Honor” at the Atlanta Family History Expo.  Attending this event was an item on my annual list of goals and resolutions; participating will make it doubly exciting. This will be my first Family History Expo and the first time they have […]

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On this date. . .the 11th of October

11 October 2010 On this date

Births Henry Whitener was born in 1813 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Catharine M. (Whitener) Bollinger was born in 1818 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. William Dolphus Kendrick was born in 1925 in Murray County, Georgia. Deaths Peter Paul Dellinger died in 1747 in Germany. Thomas Atchley died in 1836 in Sevier County, Tennessee. Jonathan […]

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On this date. . .the 10th of October

10 October 2010 On this date

Births Anna Barbara Albrecht was born in 1719 in Germany. Samuel Davidson was born in 1736 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. William Davidson was born in 1736 in Lancaster County, Pennsyvania. Margaret Garrett was born in 1771 in Pennsylvania. Martha Jane Tucker was born in 1831 in Surry County, North Carolina. William Henry Langston was born […]

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On this date. . .the 9th of October

9 October 2010 On this date

Births George Heinrich Weidner was born in 1717 in Germany (my 6th great-grandfather). John Christian Albrecht was born in 1726 in Germany. Babel Moore was born in 1795 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Deaths Anna (Whitener) Wilkie died in 1880 in Catawba County, North Carolina. Marriages Mary Burk and Joseph (possibly James) Morphew were married […]

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On this date. . .the 8th of October

8 October 2010 On this date

Births Elizabeth (Whitener) Summerow was born in 1764 in Lincolnton, Lincoln, North Carolina. Sarah Elizabeth (Hemphill) Bruce was born in 1840. Mary Druscilla (Dillard) Whitener was born in 1883 in Georgia. Robert Elliott Morrison was born in 1928 in Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia. Deaths Rachel Lawson died in 1925. Marriages John Hood and Sally Rudd were […]

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Treasure Chest Thursday: Tucker-Blakey Marriage Certificate

7 October 2010 And More

Transcript A 6062 State of North Carolina Surry County KNOW  all men by these presents, That we Branch Tucker Edward Moore in the State aforesaid, are held firmly bound unto the Governor of the State of North Carolina for the time being, in the just and full sum of Five Hundred Pounds, current money of […]

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On this date. . .the 7th of October

7 October 2010 On this date

Births Enoch Brookshire was born in 1782. Deaths Anna Margaretha (?) Dellinger died in 1725. Abram Whitener was killed at the battle of King’s Mountain in 1780. Anna (?) Whitener died in 1906.

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Weekly Updates for 2010-10-06

6 October 2010 Evidence

Reading “Three Genealogical Exercises,” by George G. Morgan via 274-7 Family History Circle #genealogy # Reading “Is Your Research Energy Efficient?” via 24-7 Family History Circle http://ow.ly/2M1ZE #genealogy # Blog post: #Genealogy To-Dos – September Wrap-Up http://bit.ly/cccLuW # Off to try to find some cemeteries. #genealogy # Reading “Copyright for Genealogists” via FamilyTreeMagazine.com http://ow.ly/2NvTV #genealogy […]

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On this date. . .the 6th of October

6 October 2010 On this date

Births John Kendrick was born in 1890. Rex Venable Whitener was born in 1898 in Ramhurst, Murray, Georgia. Marriages Sarah Jane Chapman and John Patterson were married in 1828 in Hall County, Georgia (my 4th great-grandparents).

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On this date. . .the 5th of October

5 October 2010 On this date

Births 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. Deaths Major Robert Alexander died in 1735 in Stafford County, Virginia (currently believed to be my 6th great-grandfather). Margaret […]

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