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William Harvey GREENLEE

William Harvey GREENLEE

Male 1860 - 1940  (79 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William Harvey GREENLEEWilliam Harvey GREENLEE was born 15 Aug 1860, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina (son of Thomas Young GREENLEE and Margaret Ruth LOGAN); died 13 Jan 1940; was buried Aft 13 Jan 1940, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1900, Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina
    • Census: 1910, Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina
    • Census: 1920, Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina
    • Census: 1930, Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina; Address:
      Greenlee Road
    • Occupation: 1930, Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina; farmer

    Notes:

    Census:
    William H. Greenlee (39) appears as head of household. He was born Aug 1860. He had been married 9 years. He and both parents were born in North Carolina. He was a farmer. He was literate and could speak English. He owned his home, free of mortgage, and which was a farm. The farm schedule number is 176.

    The household includes Cate Y. (29), Mary M. (8), Thomas (6), Ruth (3), Joseph (2), and Baby (2/12).

    Census:
    William Greenlee (49) appears as head of household. He had been married 19 years. He and both parents were born in North Carolina. His occupation was farming. He was literate. He owned his home, free of mortgage, with was not a farm.

    The household includes Katie (40), Mary (18), Thomas (16), Ruth (14), Joseph (12), Rebecca (10), George (8), Elmer (4), and Nina (2).

    Census:
    William H. Greenlee (59) appears as head of household. He owned his home, which was a farm. He was married. He was literate. He and both parents were born in North Carolina. He was employed as a farmer on a general farm, working on his own account. The farm schedule was 56. They lived on Cantrell Highway.

    The household includes Cate Y. (49), Mary M. (27), James T. (25), Ruth Mc. (23), Joseph L. (21), Rebecca G. (19), George W. (17), John E. (13), and Nina M. (11).

    Died:
    13 Jan 1940 -> gravemarker
    Jan 1940; Asheville, NC -> DAR app 416655

    William married Kate Young HEMPHILL 31 Mar 1891, Murray County, Georgia. Kate (daughter of James Young HEMPHILL and Mary Elizabeth MCENTIRE) was born 21 Oct 1870, , , Georgia; died 27 May 1949; was buried Aft 27 May 1949, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]

    Notes:

    Married:


    Treasure Chest Thursday: Greenlee-Hemphill Marriage

    Children:
    1. Mary Margaret GREENLEE was born 25 Apr 1892, Murray County, Georgia; died 4 Nov 1965, , McDowell, North Carolina.
    2. Thomas James GREENLEE was born 14 Jan 1894, , , North Carolina; died Apr 1975.
    3. Ruth McEntire GREENLEE was born 11 Jun 1896, , McDowell, North Carolina; died 23 Feb 1993.
    4. Joseph Logan GREENLEE was born 18 Oct 1897, , , North Carolina; died Mar 1984.
    5. Rebecca Gertrude GREENLEE was born 25 Apr 1900, , , North Carolina.
    6. George Wilson GREENLEE was born 30 Dec 1901, , McDowell, North Carolina; died 13 May 1984, , McDowell, North Carolina; was buried Aft 13 May 1984, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina.
    7. John Elmer GREENLEE was born 12 Apr 1906, , , North Carolina; died 10 Oct 1928; was buried Aft 10 Oct 1928, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina.
    8. Nina Melissa GREENLEE was born 29 Nov 1907, , McDowell, North Carolina; died 12 Jan 2004, , McDowell, North Carolina; was buried Aft 12 Jan 2004, Old Fort, McDowell, North Carolina.
    9. William Young GREENLEE was born 11 Jun 1910; died 11 Jun 1910; was buried Aft 11 Jun 1910, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Thomas Young GREENLEE was born 8 Jan 1818 (son of David Washington GREENLEE and Mary Howard MCENTIRE); died 30 Nov 1903.

    Other Events:

    • Name: T. Y. Greenlee

    Thomas married Margaret Ruth LOGAN. Margaret was born 1820. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Margaret Ruth LOGAN was born 1820.

    Notes:

    Died:
    Y

    Children:
    1. 1. William Harvey GREENLEE was born 15 Aug 1860, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina; died 13 Jan 1940; was buried Aft 13 Jan 1940, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  David Washington GREENLEE was born 28 Jan 1787, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina (son of James GREENLEE and Mary Elizabeth MITCHELL); died 1 Sep 1865, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina.

    Other Events:

    • Property: Marion, Burke, North Carolina; purchased "The Glades"
    • Misc: 1 Aug 1810, Burke County, North Carolina; proved a deed

    Notes:

    David Greenlee was one of the sons of James Greenlee,Sr.

    David married Mary Howard MCENTIRE 4 Dec 1815, Burke County, North Carolina. Mary (daughter of Thomas Young Hemphill MCENTIRE and Martha HEMPHILL) was born 14 Jun 1795, Burke County, North Carolina; died 20 Oct 1880, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Howard MCENTIRE was born 14 Jun 1795, Burke County, North Carolina (daughter of Thomas Young Hemphill MCENTIRE and Martha HEMPHILL); died 20 Oct 1880, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina.

    Notes:

    Name:
    Mary Howard McEntire -> Murray County Heritage

    Connection to parents:
    Thomas Y. H. McEntire and Martha Hemphill are named as her parents in Murray County Heritage.

    Birth:
    Date:
    1795 -> Murray County Heritage

    Notes:

    Married:
    Date refers to marriage bond. Groom: David W. Greenlee. Bride: Mary McEntire.

    Children:
    1. James Mcentire GREENLEE was born 26 Oct 1816.
    2. 2. Thomas Young GREENLEE was born 8 Jan 1818; died 30 Nov 1903.
    3. Martha Matilda GREENLEE was born 17 Jun 1820.
    4. Mary Jane GREENLEE was born 8 Jul 1822.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  James GREENLEE was born 19 Oct 1740, Shenandoah Valley, Virginia; died 8 Nov 1813.

    James married Mary Elizabeth MITCHELL 10 Jun 1770, Charleston, South Carolina. Mary died 2 Feb 1787, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mary Elizabeth MITCHELL died 2 Feb 1787, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.

    Notes:

    Died:

    Children:
    1. Daughter GREENLEE was born , Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.
    2. Samuel GREENLEE was born 26 Jan 178284, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina; died 5 May 1848.
    3. James M. GREENLEE was born 29 Mar 1771, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.
    4. John Mitchell GREENLEE was born 25 Jun 1775, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.
    5. Margaret GREENLEE was born 14 Jan 1778, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.
    6. William M. GREENLEE was born 19 May 1779, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.
    7. 4. David Washington GREENLEE was born 28 Jan 1787, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina; died 1 Sep 1865, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina.
    8. Ephraim McDowell GREENLEE was born 22 Feb 1787, Morganton, Burke, North Carolina.

  3. 10.  Thomas Young Hemphill MCENTIRE was born Jan 1772, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland; died 23 Apr 1813, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina.

    Other Events:

    • Immigration: Bef 1790
    • Occupation: From 1792 to 1795, Burke County, North Carolina; Sheriff
    • Misc: 8 Dec 1796, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Occupation: From 1798 to 1801, Burke County, North Carolina; Sheriff
    • Property: 8 Sep 1799, Burke County, North Carolina; purchased a male slave from John James of Brunswick County
    • Census: 1800, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Misc: 1802, Burke County, North Carolina; proved a deed in court
    • Occupation: 1802, , , North Carolina
    • Occupation: 1805, Burke County, North Carolina; Justice of the Burke County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions in 1805.
    • Property: 25 Jan 1809, Clear Creek, Burke, North Carolina; Grant number 3488. 50 acres on W. side of Clear Creek. Book, page: 125:112.
    • Property: 25 Jan 1809, Clear Creek, Burke, North Carolina; Grant number 3493. 150 acres on W. side of Clear Creek. Book, page 125:114.
    • Property: 1810, Burke County, North Carolina

    Notes:

    Name:
    Thomas Young Hemphill McEntire -> Murray County Heritage

    Birth:
    Date:
    1772 -> Murray County Heritage

    Place:
    County Tyrone, Ireland -> Murray County Heritage

    Immigration:
    Thomas Young Hemphill McEntire came to this country with relatives, possibly an uncle, cousin, and/or brother, named James McEntire, Sr. He settled on land along the Catawba River near Old Fort, North Carolina (in what was then Burke County.)

    Occupation:
    He was the 9th Sheriff of Burke County.

    Misc:
    Dec 8. Report of the Committee of Claims on the claim of Thomas McEntire of Burke

    Committee rejects the claim of McEntire, sheriff of Burke County, requesting reimbursement for those expenses paid by him for ironing criminals in the district jail of Morgan, due to the absence of sufficient vouchers.

    Occupation:
    He was also the 11th Sheriff of Burke County.

    Census:
    "Thomas McIntire" was enumerated as head of household and the only male age 26 to 44. There was one female age 16 to 25 (Martha, 25 or 26), one male 16 to 25 (unknown), four females under 10 (Mary 5, Jennie 3, Rosanna 2, and Martha 0). There were three slaves.

    Occupation:
    He was a member of the Legislature.

    Property:
    Issued: 06 Dec 1809
    Entered: 25 Jan 1809

    Property:
    Issued: 15 Dec 1809
    Entered: 25 Jan 1809

    Property:
    In 1810, Thomas McEntire, Sr. was one of the ten largest slaveholders in Burke County, owning 19 slaves. -> "Slavery in Microcosm"

    Thomas married Martha HEMPHILL 1794. Martha (daughter of Captain Thomas HEMPHILL and Mary Ann MACKIE) was born 14 Mar 1774, near Old Fort, Rowan, North Carolina; died 17 Nov 1835, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina; was buried Aft 17 Nov 1835, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Martha HEMPHILLMartha HEMPHILL was born 14 Mar 1774, near Old Fort, Rowan, North Carolina (daughter of Captain Thomas HEMPHILL and Mary Ann MACKIE); died 17 Nov 1835, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina; was buried Aft 17 Nov 1835, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1790, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Census: 1800, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Census: 1820, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Property: 1820, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Will: 12 Jan 1824, Burke County, North Carolina
    • Property: 1830, Burke County, North Carolina

    Notes:

    Name:
    Martha (Hemphill) McEntire -> Murray County Heritage
    Martha McEntire - Captain Thomas Hemphill's will

    Connection to parents:
    *She is named as the daughter of Captain Thomas Hemphill and Mary Ann Mackay in Murray County Heritage.
    *She is named as a child in Captain Thomas Hemphill's will.

    Birth:
    Date:
    1774 -> Murray County Heritage

    Place:
    near Old Fort, NC -> Murray County Heritage

    Census:
    "Thos Hemphill" was enumerated as head of household and one of two white males 16+. The other white male in this age group is probably Samuel (15). The household also includes two white males under 16 years (likely James 10, and Andrew, 8), seven white females (likely Mary Ann 32, Martha 16, Rosannah 13, Mary 12, Jane 5, Elizabeth 2, Rachel 0) and 11 slaves.

    Census:
    "Thomas McIntire" was enumerated as head of household and the only male age 26 to 44. There was one female age 16 to 25 (Martha, 25 or 26), one male 16 to 25 (unknown), four females under 10 (Mary 5, Jennie 3, Rosanna 2, and Martha 0). There were three slaves.

    Census:
    "Martha McEntire" was enumerated as head of household. She is the free white female aged 45 and upward. The household also includes two free white males under ten (likely William 8 and James 11), one free white male aged 10 to 15 (likely John 13), one free white male aged 16 to 18 (likely Joseph), one free white male 16 to 25 (again, Joseph), one free white female under ten (likely Rebecca), one free white female 10 to 15 (likely Nancy 15), and one free white female aged 16 to 25 (likely Martha 20). Four members of the household are engaged in agriculture. There are also two male slaves under fourteen, two male slaves aged 14 to 26, two male slaves 26 to 44, four female slaves under fourteen, and two female slaves 26 to 45.

    Property:
    In 1820, Martha McEntire (widow of Thomas McEntire, Sr.) owned 12 slaves. -> "Slavery in Microcosm"

    Will:
    Thomas Hemphill bequeathed to "Martha McEntire" a 1/7th portion from the sale of two tracts of land that he owned in Madison County, GA lying on the waters of Broad River. - > Captain Thomas Hemphill's will

    "Martha m. McIntyre" mentioned in her father's will. -> Rev. War Soldiers

    Property:
    In 1830, Martha McEntire (widow of Thomas McEntire, Sr.) owned 18 slaves. -> "Slavery in Microcosm"

    Died:
    Date:
    17 Nov 1835 -> Murray County Heritage

    Notes:

    Married:
    Date:
    1794 -> Murray County Heritage

    Children:
    1. 5. Mary Howard MCENTIRE was born 14 Jun 1795, Burke County, North Carolina; died 20 Oct 1880, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina.
    2. Jennie MCENTIRE was born 6 Jan 1797, Burke County, North Carolina; died 1873, Crooked Creek, McDowell, North Carolina.
    3. Rosannah MCENTIRE was born 14 Sep 1798, Burke County, North Carolina; died 26 Dec 1870, , Cherokee, Alabama.
    4. Martha Hemphill MCENTIRE was born 14 Mar 1800, Burke County, North Carolina; died 10 Jul 1841, Murray County, Georgia.
    5. Thomas Young MCENTIRE was born 16 Dec 1801, Burke County, North Carolina.
    6. Joseph Alexander MCENTIRE was born 1 Dec 1803, Burke County, North Carolina; died 27 Nov 1879, Murray County, Georgia; was buried Aft 27 Nov 1879, Hemphill-Mcentire Cemetery, , Murray, Georgia.
    7. Nancy Clarcy MCENTIRE was born 20 Nov 1805, Burke County, North Carolina.
    8. John Cunningham MCENTIRE was born 17 Aug 1807, Burke County, North Carolina; died 15 Oct 1860, Murray County, Georgia; was buried Aft 15 Oct 1860, Murray County, Georgia.
    9. James Lette MCENTIRE was born 28 Aug 1809, Burke County, North Carolina; died 8 Jan 1885, Murray County, Georgia; was buried Aft 8 Jan 1885, Murray County, Georgia.
    10. William Mckey MCENTIRE was born 16 Jan 1812, Burke County, North Carolina; died Bef 25 Sep 1876; was buried 1876, Hemphill-Mcentire Cemetery, , Murray, Georgia.
    11. Rebecca MCENTIRE was born 13 Dec 1813, Burke County, North Carolina; died 22 Aug 1864, Burke County, North Carolina; was buried Aft 22 Aug 1864, Old Ebenezer Cemetery/Old Siloam Cemetery, Old Fort, Mcdowell, North Carolina.