On this date. . .the 8th of May

Births Naomi (Beamer) Roberts was born in 1853 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. Alfred O. Flowers was born in 1909. Deaths Henry Washington Woolf, Sr. died in 1889 in Hopkins County, Texas. Marriages Walter Ellis and Mary Parker were married in 1776 (my 5th great-grandparents).

New Johnson and Stroud Records

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New Source Records 1850, 1860, 1870 Census:  Thomas M. Johnson family 1860 Census:  Martin V. Johnson household.  This is a very strange household.  It includes three adult males (Martin, Benjamin, and Newton) and two little girls (Catherine and Racheal). 1790 Census:  Peter Stroud (Jr.) household. 1790 Census: Peter Stroud (Sr.) household. 1840 Census:  Elijah Ellis household – […]

Where was the Ellis family in 1808?

Two hundred years ago my Ellis relatives were in Jackson County, Georgia, South Carolina, and possibly North Carolina. Walter Ellis (5x great-grandfather) is my oldest Ellis relative who was alive in 1808.  He and his wife, Mary (Parker) probably were in Jackson County, Georgia.  In 1805, he appeared on the Jackson County land lottery list and […]