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Martha EDWARDS[1]

Female 1775 - Aft 1840  (65 years)


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  • Name Martha EDWARDS 
    Born 1775  Creeksville, Northampton, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • possibly born 1770 in North Carolina.
      I have no confirmation that this birthplace is accurate.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1810  Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • "John Debard" was enumerated as head of household. The household includes two males under 10 (James 2, Edward 7), one male 10-15 (George 15), one male 26-44 (John 40), four females under 10 (Elizabeth 4, Holly 5, Anna 6, Martha 9), two females 10-15 (Priscilla 11, Rhoda 13), one female 26-44 (Martha), and one female 45+ (possibly Martha's mother).
    Census 1830  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • "Patsey Debord" was enumerated as head of household. The household includes one male 10-15 (likely Elisha 12), two males 15-20 (likely William 15 and Thomas 18), one male 20-30 (?), one female 20-30 (likely Holly 25), and one female 50-60 (Martha 55). There were no slaves.
    Census 1840  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • "Marth Deboard" was enumerated as head of household. The household includes three males 20-30 (likely Elisha 22, William 25, Thomas 28), one female 10-15 (?), one female 30-40 (likely Holly 35), one female 60-70 (Martha) and no slaves.
    Name Patsey Edwards 
    Died Aft 1 Jun 1840  Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • possibly died in Buncombe County, North Carolina.
    Person ID I1736  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2014 

    Father Samuel EDWARDS 
    Mother Martha SYKES 
    Family ID F391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John DEBORD,   b. 1770, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1830, Rutherford, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1795  Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • Groom: John Debord
      Bride: Martha Edwards
      Bond Date: 13 Jan 1795
      County: Surry
      Bondman: Francis Whitehead
    Children 
    +1. George DEBORD,   b. Abt 1795, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
     2. Rhoda DEBORD,   b. Abt 1797
     3. Martha DEBORD,   b. 29 Apr 1801, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1885, Mountaintown, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Edward DEBORD,   b. Abt 1803, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
    +5. Anna DEBORD,   b. 4 Mar 1804, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1894, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     6. James F. DEBORD,   b. 1808, , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1881, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Thomas A. DEBORD,   b. 1812, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     8. William W. DEBORD,   b. 1815, , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1879, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     9. Elisha DEBORD,   b. 30 Sep 1818, , Wilkes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1898, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S34] Brewer Hubble Dugosh Family Pages.

    2. [S94] FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0.

    3. [S190] 1810 United States Federal Census, Year: 1810; Census Place: , Rutherford, North Carolina; Roll: 42; Page: 367; Image: 179.00. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: John Debard
      Residence Date: 1810
      Residence Place: Rutherford, North Caro
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1810usfedcenancestry&h=400299&ti=0&indiv=try

    4. [S245] Watkins, Miller, Dalton, & Searcy Genealogy, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~enochwatk., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~enochwatkins/combined/nti01251.htm (Reliability: 2).
      1810 Rutherford NC census p 97 or p 367:
      John Debard, 2 males under 10, 1 male 10 to 16, 1 male 26 to 45, 4 females under 10
      2 females 10 to 16, 1 female 26 to 45, 1 female over 45

    5. [S211] 1830 United States Federal Census, Year: 1830; Census Place: , Buncombe, North Carolina; Roll: 118; Page: 267. (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Patsey Debord
      Residence Date: 1830
      Residence Place: Buncombe, North Carolina
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1830usfedcenancestry&h=176499&ti=0&indiv=try

    6. [S245] Watkins, Miller, Dalton, & Searcy Genealogy, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~enochwatk., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~enochwatkins/combined/nti01251.htm (Reliability: 2).
      1830 Buncombe Co NC census p 267
      Patsey Debord, 1 male 10 to 15, 2 males 15 to 20, 1 male 20 to 30, 1female 20 to 30, 1 female 50 to 60

    7. [S585] 1840 United States Federal Census, Year: 1840; Census Place: , Buncombe, North Carolina; Roll: 354; Page: 158. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Marth Deboard
      Residence Date: 1 June 1840
      Residence Place: Sourthern Division, Buncombe, North Carolina, USA
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1840usfedcenancestry&h=2531835&ti=0&indiv=try

    8. [S245] Watkins, Miller, Dalton, & Searcy Genealogy, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~enochwatk., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~enochwatkins/combined/nti01251.htm (Reliability: 2).
      1840 Buncombe Co NC census p 158, Southern
      Martha Deboard, 3 males 20 to 30, 1 female 10 to 15, 1 female 20 to 30, 1 female 60 to 70

    9. [S183] North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, entry for John Debord and Martha Edwards 1795 marriage bond; (Reliability: 3).
      http://tinyurl.com/ybskc4d

    10. [S291] Surry County, NC Marriage Records, Marriage Book A; 1530; Debord-Edwards, 1795 marriage bond (Reliability: 3).