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William Y. PORTER[1, 2, 3]

Male 1857 - 1922  (64 years)


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  • Name William Y. PORTER 
    Born 9 Dec 1857  , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    • Dec 1857, NC -> 1900 census
      9 Dec 1857 -> Cemetery Inscriptions of Buncombe County
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Black Mountain, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Sarah Porter (46) was enumerated as head of household. The household includes her sons, William G (22) and Thomas A (20). 
    Census 1900  Black Mountain, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • William Y. Porter (42) was enumerated as head of household. The household includes his wife, Lizzie (38); mother, Sarah M (66); children Rosa L (12), John H (9), Jennie V (5), and William A (2); and a farmhand, William F. Walls (54).
    Will 22 Oct 1903  , McDowell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • William Y. Porter was named as a devisee, along with his brother Thomas A. and the heirs of Mary Ann McEntire in Thomas Bratcher Hemphill's will. They received Thomas B. Hemphill's land in North Carolina.

      Will Transcription
    Died 9 Oct 1922  [4
    • 9 Oct 1922 -> Cemetery Inscriptions of Buncombe County
    Buried Aft 9 Oct 1922  Swannanoa, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Patton Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Wm. Y. Porter -> Thomas Bratcher Hemphill's will
      W. Y. Porter -> Cemetery Inscriptions of Buncombe County

      Connection to parents:
      Named as a son of Sarah Porter -> 1880 census.
    Person ID I1215  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2012 

    Father John H. PORTER,   b. 13 Jan 1828,   d. 18 Apr 1862  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Sarah Malinda HEMPHILL,   b. 14 Feb 1832, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1907  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1857  , McDowell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lizzie,   b. 24 Oct 1861, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1905  (Age 44 years) 
    Married Abt 1886  [1
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S255] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Black Mountain, Buncombe, North Carolina; Roll: T623_1184 Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 143. (Reliability: 3).
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1900usfedcen&indiv=try&h=56928646

    2. [S384] Probate Records. North Carolina. McDowell County., will book entry for Thomas Bratcher Hemphill, pp. 554-555, digital images no. 308-309; accessed; 30 June 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S519] Cemetery Inscriptions of Buncombe County, vol. 1, p. 159 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S519] Cemetery Inscriptions of Buncombe County, vol. 1, p. 159 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S246] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Black Mountain, Buncombe, North Carolina; Roll: T9_954; Family History Film: 1254954; Page: 227.3000; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 0456. (Reliability: 3).
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&indiv=try&h=12838698