On this date. . .the 9th of March

Births Benjamin Brookshire was born in 1770 in Rowan County, North Carolina. Eliza Adeline (Simmons) Hemphill was born in 1812. Deaths Mary Jane McEntire died in 1930 in Motley County, Texas. Homer Harley Johnson died in 1979. Marriages Nancy Minerva Edgerton  and James Hardy Whiteside were married in 1846 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.

On this date. . .the 22nd of February

Births Thomas Whiteside was born in 1790 in Buffalo Creek, North Carolina. Deaths Mary (Pitcairn) Mackie died in 1746 in Ceres, Scotland (currently believed to be my 8th great-grandmother). James Kendall Thompson died in 1913 in Murray County, Georgia. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source citations. Did […]

On this date. . .the 10th of January

Births Mannering Brookshire was born in 1768 in Rowan County, North Carolina. Claude Lee Patterson was born in 1890 in Cherokee County, North Carolina. Marriages Nancy Hampton and Marcus de LaFayette Whiteside were married in 1847 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Click on any link above to see more information about these individuals, including source […]

On this date. . .the 29th of September

Births Hans Martin Dellinger was born in 1701 in Oberacker, Germany. Sarah (Massey) Sherrill was born in 1754 in Rowan County, North Carolina. Elizabeth (Mann) Burgin was born in 1777 in Rowan County, North Carolina (my 5th great-grandmother). Robert Pitt Burgin was born in 1808 in Burke County, North Carolina. Deaths Lewis Hampton Tilley died […]

On this date. . .the 8th of August

Deaths Martha Elizabeth (Lytle) Hemphill died in 1864 in McDowell County, North Carolina (my 3rd-great-grandmother). Thomas McEntire Hemphill died in 1874 in McDowell County, North Carolina (my 3rd, 4th, and 5th great-grandfather). John C. McEntire died in 1923 in Eton, Georgia Robert Manning Hemphill died in 1948 in Cisco, Georgia. Updated August 8, 2011