On this date. . .the 8th of January

Births Thomas Young Greenlee was born in 1818. Thomas L. Hemphill was born in 1858. Deaths Daniel Whitener died in 1833 in Lincoln County, North Carolina (my 5th great-grandfather). William Adolphus Whitener died in 1947 in Gilmer County, Georgia. Marriages John H. Johnson and Nancy J. Scruggs were married in 1882 in Fannin County, Georgia. […]

On this date. . .the 6th of November


Births David D. Whitener was born in 1805 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Harvey G. Searcy was born in 1834 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. Judson Clements Hemphill was born in 1880. Deaths Francis Marion Kendrick died in 1932 in Cisco, Georgia (my 2nd great-grandfather). Marriages Silas Ellis and Nicey Ann Whitfield were married in […]

On this date. . .the 22nd of October


Births Sampson P. Albright was born in 1827. Sarah Emmaline (Searcy) Whitener was born in 1835. Clarence Winford Roberts was born in 1904. Deaths Mary Elizabeth (Wilfong) Whitener died in 1827 in Lincoln County, North Carolina (my 5th great-grandmother). Junie Lawson Johnson died in 1940 in Tattnall County, Georgia. post updated 21 Oct 2012

On this date. . .the 8th of October


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 […]

On this date. . .the 28th of September

Births Benjamin Powell was born in 1778 in Lenoir, North Carolina. Samuel Milton Roberts was born in 1880 in Murray County, Georgia. Deaths Mary Pepper died in 1830 in Floyd Township, Indiana. Thomas M. Hemphill died in 1918. Marriages Anna Whitener and George J. Wilkie were married in 1826 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.

On this date. . .the 18th of September

Births Margaret Caroline (Whitener) Searcy was born in 1838 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Deaths Rebecca Rosannah Lytle died in 1842. Marriages W. W. Bailey and Martha Matilda Hemphill were married in 1870 in McDowell County, North Carolina. Immigration Johannes Albrecht and Anna Barbara Gossauer emigrated from Germany, arriving on this date in Philadelphia (currently […]

On this date. . .the 14th of August


Births James Crawford Miller was born in 1838 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Deaths Elizabeth Ann (Hemphill) Whitesides died in 1838 in Cross Plains, Alabama. Joseph McEntyre Lytle died in 1862 in McDowell County, North Carolina. Marriages Martha J. Bradford and James Evan Butler were married in 1874 in Pickens County, Georgia.

My Genealogical Threes

I’m playing along with Randy Seaver‘s Saturday Night Genealogy Fun.   This week’s assignment is to: Tell us your three responses to the questions: Three genealogical libraries I frequent Three places I’ve visited on genealogy trips Three genealogy societies I belong to (or want to) Three websites that help my research Three ancestral graves that I’ve […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Henry Dellinger

Henry Dellinger was my 6x-great-grandfather.  He emigrated from Germany as a young boy, along with his father, and eventually settled in Lincoln County, North Carolina, where he died. The inscription on the stone reads: Henry Dellinger Died Feb 15, 1820 Aged 80 Years Unfortunately, I’ve lost the record of where I obtained this photo, so […]

What’s New – 3/11/09


Census Records Uploaded 1800 census for Hillsboro, Caswell County, NC, p. 126 Uploaded 1800 census for Lincoln County, NC, p. 908 1800 Census for Sarah (Hemphill) Porter household 1900 & 1910 Census records for John W. Stroud household 1920 Census for W. P. Robinson household (includes Mary Jane (Hemphill) Stroud) 1910 Census for John B. […]