CHARLOTTE CO, VA QUERIES
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Below is a list of surnames that appear in the 1996 Charlotte County
Virginia Queries, alphabetized for your convenience. Pick one and use
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of the name.
ABBOTT, ALLEN, ANGLIN, ASHWORTH, BAILEY, BARKSDALE, BEDFORD,
BEDWELL, BLANKS, BLUMFIELD, BOULDIN, BREEDLOVE, BROWN, BRUCE,
CHEANEY, CHILDRESS, CLARKE, CLEMENTS, COLE, COLEMAN, COLLIER,
COLLINS, CRAFTON, CREWS, DUFFER, ELLIOTT, EUCOMBE, FARRELL,
FARRELL, FERRELL, FINCH, FORD, GAINES, GILLIAM, GILLIAM, GOODE,
GRIGG, GUILLIM, HAMLETT, HANES, HANNAH, HARDY, HARRIS, HARRIS,
HARVEY, HAYNES, HIGHT, HOLLOWAY, HOLT, HOWARD, HUTCHESON,
INGRAM, IRVINE, JACKSON, JOHNSON, JONES, KEY, LEIGHTON, MACK ,
MADDOX, MADISON, MALONE, MCCARGO, MOREFIELD, MORGAN,
MORTON, MOSELEY , MULLENS, MULLINGS, NEWCOMB, OSBORNE,
OVERTON, PALMER, PENTECOST, PORTER, RAKESTRAW, RAWLINS,
REDMAN, REDMOND, ROACH, ROBERTSON, RUCKER, RUCKES, RUSSELL,
SCOTT, SKELTON, ST JOHN, STOKES, TATUM , THOMSON, TOTTY, TOWLER,
WADE, WALLER, WATKINS, WATSON, WEAVER, WHERRY, WHITE,
WHITLOCK, WILLIAMSON, WILLS , WILSON, WIMBUSH, WOMACK, WOOD,
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Smotherman Thu Dec 26 15:12:11 1996
John H. STOKES, son of Josiah STOKES and Mary HANES (dau of John HANES d.
1816 Charlotte Co, VA), was father of Josiah E. STOKES born 1812 VA. Who
was wife of John H. STOKES and where did they marry? It appears that
John H. Stokes married second Peggy TATUM in 1821 in Williamson Co, TN,
likely daughter of John TATUM. Need more information on STOKES/TATUM
I am looking for information on John T. PALMER who was born in Charlotte Co.
circa 1830. He enlisted in the Confederate Army in Charlotte Co. I have no
date of birth or death. I would be most interested in the name of his parents. He
married Joanna EUCOMBE whom I believe to be from Charlotte Co. also.
Mumini, Char, or Maimoona Bah Dec
I am interested in all pre-civil war MCCARGOS. What is the link between
Charlotte County, Va MCCARGOS and Halifax County, Va MCCARGOS.
Patte Wood Sun Dec
15 12:12:35 1996
I am trying to find the family of Priscilla HOLLOWAY who married
Carlos WOOD in 1785 in Prince Edward Co. VA. Priscilla was the
daughter of John HOLLOWAY. Carlos was the oldest son of Joseph and
Martha Epperson WOOD. They had one child, James Morton WOOD.
Priscilla apparently died by 1797 when Carlos remarried.
Carlos lived in Prince Edward County and Charlotte County. He
had relatives in Botetourt County and Bath County. He died
in Prince Edward County in 1828 at the home of a RUSSELL.
Any help is appreciated.
Kim Waller Mon Dec 16
Trying to find the parent of Richard WALLER born 1750 died June 21 1820
Halifax County. He was married to Sarah D April born 1753 died April 1852 in Halifax County. Richard and Sarah had a child name Thomas WALLER born 1790. Trying to trace back Richard and Sarah.
Mary C Leighton December 15, 1996
My husband, Robert G LEIGHTON's mother was Lucy Bell KEY b in Denton, TX and died 11 Dec 1936 in Bremerton,
WA in her early 20's. We've been told that her ancestors founded Keysville, VA and we would like to find out as much as we
can about them. Unfortunately, we do not know any of their given names. All we do know is that her family moved from VA
to TX then to WA.
John Pentecost Thu Dec 12
Looking for any info on PENTECOST line. Have some records from
Brunswick, Charlotte, and Dinwiddie.
3 Dec 1996
CLEMENTS, Austin. Shown in 1810 census Charlotte Co VA. Seeking any
information. Same name shown 1820 census Morgan Co GA. Have information
that name available. Would like to know whether they are the same person.
Debbie Cubbedge Sun Nov 24
CHEANEY/JOHNSON, Looking for info. on either family name. I have a
Heritage CHEANEY that marries Peggy JOHNSON in Charlotte Co. Va on 21 Nov
1801. I believe that this family moves on to Bourbon Co. Ky and even
later moves to Boone Co. Mo. Thanks for any help that can be
Tanya (Gilliam) Griffin 17 Oct 1996
Robert Gilliam, b. abt 1740 in Charlotte Co., d. abt 1772, Charlotte Co.,
married Lucy Ann SKELTON, in Charlotte County (date unknown). His father
was John GILLIAM, born in England (date unknown), imigrated to Virginia abt
1780 and died in Charlotte County (date unknown). Any help would be
appreciated. I will gladly share what I have with anyone seeking
information on this family. Robert GILLIAM descends from John GUILLIM, the
Herald of London (1565 - 1621). Thank you.
Johnnye Totty (email@example.com email address corrected 10-29-97) Mon
Nov 11 13:55:18 1996
I am seeking information on the TOTTY family. William TOTTY was
in Charlotte County in 1763 and 1790 and Arthur TOTTY was there
in 1810. I would appreciate any information on these families.
I have quite a bit of information on the TOTTY family that I
will be glad to share.
Patte Wood Mon Nov
4 18:04:41 1996
BAILEY/WOOD - Looking for parents and siblings of Glassery BAILEY who
Carlos WOOD in 1798 in Charlotte Co. Mother on bond "Nannie"
Security Witness Thomas BAILEY. According to family she had sisters
Elizabeth HOLT, Polly HARRIS, Temperance BAILEY. Thomas BAILEY may be
her brother-in-law married to above Temperance. Glassery does not
appear in 1820 census with Carlos. Carlos died in Prince Edward Co. in
J. Tracy Walker, III Tue
Nov 5 14:58:55 1996
Seeking any information at all on Baden HAMLETT, who lived and died (cir.
1940) in Phenix, Charlotte Co., VA. Need names of parents, spouse,
children and any other information to assist in researching this Hamlett
Robert Harris 5 Nov 1996
about Nancy OVERTON who married Samuel HARRIS, Charlotte Co, 1791. Father
was William OVERTON, mother Judith BLUMFIELD. Nancy had siblings Moses,
Sam Womack 28 Oct 1996
GGGGG-GM MARY WHITLOCK WILLS remarried a JOHN
COLE in Charlotte Co, Aug 1772--Looking for (1) Mary's parents; (2)
information on her husband WILLS (George I think); (3) marriage of her
daughter MARY WILLS (Cole, at times used step fathers name) to
JACOB WOMACK. Appreciate any and all info, no matter how small!!
Harry O. Alvis 23 Oct 1996
Seeking information on the WILLIAMSON family of Charlotte
Co., Va. Cuthbert WILLIAMSON b. abt 1740 married 7 Sept 1772 Susannah
WHITE, dau. of John WHITE, in Charlotte Co. Cuthbert WILLIAMSON died in
1812 in Charlotte Co., Va. Will exchange information.
Harry O. Alvis 23 Oct 1996
Seeking information on the HARVEY family of Charlotte Co., Va.
Thomas (BS) Harvey b. abt 1734 d. 1812 Charlotte Co., Va. Will exchange
Richard Beaver 17 Oct 1996
Looking for information on Elijah White ROACH (b. Feb 20, 1799) and his
ancestors. Rev. Elijah ROACH was the first pastor of Midway Baptist
Church in Charlotte Co VA.
Tracy Brown 10 Oct
Looking for info. re. Jesse BROWN.
Born c. 1720's? Son of John BROWN of Lunenburg County.
Moved to Lunenburg County by 1747.
Listed in Charlotte County, VA Deed books in 1766 and 1767.
I am looking for any info. re. his wife and children.
LaVerne Markart 9 Oct
Looking for descendants of Jonathan ASHWORTH who was father of: Isaac;
Samuel; John and daughters (given names not known) who married a BRUCE
(granddaughter Elizabeth BRUCE named in 1759 deed); Anglin (grandson was
John ANGLIN) and Samuel ABBOTT. My ancestor is son John who married
Jane MOREFIELD and d. Pittsylvania Co. 1788.
LaVerne Markart 9 Oct
Seeking information on John MOREFIELD who d 1759 naming daughters Jane
and Elizabeth. Was Elizabeth married to Thomas BLANKS??
Betty Kirkland 8 Oct 1996
Seeking birth date and parents of George HANNAH. He lived Charlotte County
-Tax Order book #5. Married Jane THOMSON, daughter of Rev. John THOMSON.
George died 1783.
Darlene Russell Boston 7 Oct 1996
I am looking for information concerning my grandparents- Rev. Abraham
Lincoln MACK and Mary Simms MACK. Rev. MACK, an African Methodist
Episcopal minister, may have been born in CHarlotte Court House but it
has been said that Mary was born in North Carolina and sent to Charlotte
Court House as a very young girl to be a servant for a European American
family. She never saw or heard from her family again. Rev. MACK has a
brother named George Washington MACK. Abraham and Mary were born in the
late 1800's and later married in the early 1900's (?). Abraham died in
1967 he may have been around 75 at this time. and Mary died in 1965(?).
They left Charlotte Court House and settled in Chatham, Virginia
(Pittsylvania, County). One daughter remains in Chatham and recently
retired from teaching elementary school there (Virginia Mack JOHNSON).
Any information will be appreciated.
Diane Smith 29 Sep 1996
Researching MULLINGS/MULLENS of Charlotte Co.. Stephen MULLINGS served in
the Rev. War in Charlotte, moved to SC about 1790, then to GA>ALA. Any info
on the family appreciated.
V A Caravito 26 Sep 1996
Mary MALONE, John CREWS and wife Sarah filed a suit in Charlotte Co. Va
against the estate of George REDMOND/REDMAN to claim 280 acres of land
in Charlotte Co. about 1792. George REDMOND was a full brother to Mary
MALONE (wife of Phillip MALONE) and half-brother to Sarah CREWS. I
would like to know the outcome of this suit. When the suit was filed,
the plaintiffs were living in Fayette Co. Kentucky and William MORTON
acted as their representative in Charlotte Co. VA. Also would like to
know more about the family of John CREWS and Sarah.
Ricahrd Drum Sun Sep 15
I am looking for death record or will for Daniel H. WOODALL
sometime after 1880 in Tazewell, Virginia. He was married to
Sarah (Sally) WOODALL. They were both born in Charlotte, Co.
Va. They were married in Pittsylvania Co. Va in 1815.
The Virginia Census shows them living in Tazewell in 1860.
Sarah died in 1861. Daniel continued to live in Tazewell at
least until 1880. I would appreciate any information about
Daniel H. WOODALL; especially a death record, will, parents
names, siblings, or SURVIVORS.
Judy Cunningham Sat
Sep 7 03:20:44 1996
Rev. Elijah ROACH was first pastor of Midway Baptist Church in
Charlotte Co VA. I would like to know several things: the
location of the church and are any records available; are
Rev. ROACH'S minister's returns available; plus more about the
ROACH family as Rev. ROACH married several members of my
family and his daughter Martha was married to a family member
Zephaniah HARRIS. If anyone could help me find any of this info
I'd be most appreciative.
Ed Dolan Sat Sep 7 09:46:58
Need further data on Joseph ALLEN, who left a will in Charlotte in
1771. Mentions: wife Sarah; sons Charles, Memucan Hunt, Benjamin
and Robert; daus. Susannah, Ann and Jea. Witns: Joseph WADE,
Charles & Benj. Allen.
Is he related to James ALLEN, will Pr. Edw. in 1808, or James
ALLEN, will in Pr. Edw. in 1793? Thanks. Ed Dolan.
Ed Dolan Sat Sep 7 10:05:58
Need further data on John CLARKE, left will Charlotte Co. in
1789. Mentions: Ann (Paulette); sons Thomas, Francis, John,
Isaac, Edward, mar. Elizabeth SMITH, and Elijah; daughters
Sarah, mar. ------ PORTER, Nancy; and son Paulette, mar. Mary
Ed Dolan Sat Sep 7 10:14:51
Need family data on persons in following marriages, all in
1) John CLARKE@Sally WATKINS, 7 Dec., 1792
2) Thomas CLARKE@Elizabeth HOWARD, 22 Mar., 1785
3) Elijah CLARKE@Mary JACKSON, 6 Dec., 1782
4) Edward CLARKE@Sarah HIGHT, 28 Dec., 1780
ED DOLAN Sat Sep 7 10:24:49
Need data on John WHITE, will in Charlotte 1782, Wit.: Wm. PRICE
and Wm. PRICE, JR. Mentions: wife Mary; son William PRICE (did
William have a son named John PRICE, whose dau. Nancy PRICE marry
James HAMLETT, JR.?); sons Samuel, Matthew, Daniel; daus.
Susannah, mar. Cuthbert WILLIAMSON, Mary, mar. ---- RAKESTRAW,
Sarah (did she mar. Thomas Hollinger GAINES?), and Martha, mar.
Henry MADISON. Did a daughter mar. James GRIGG?
ED DOLAN Sat Sep 7 10:31:07
Need data on Matthew WATSON, will Charlotte Co. 1778. Mentions:
sons Matthew Jr.; daughters Mary, mar. RAWLINS, Elizabeth, mar.
WIMBUSH, Sarah mar. COLEMAN, Judith mar. WEAVER, and Lucy mar.
HOLT; brother William WATSON; wife Elizabeth.
ED DOLAN Sat Sep 7 10:36:10
Need data on William WATKINS, will in Charlotte in 1784.
Mentions: sons Richard, Benjamin, James, William, John & Joseph;
daus. Elizabeth, mar. Benjamin BREEDLOVE, a dau. mar. WORSHAM,
a dau. mar. JONES.
Ed Dolan Tue Sep 3 18:04:30
Would like to meet researchers in Charlotte Co. interested in COLLIER'S,
HAMLETT'S, TOWLERS - within 10 to 20 years on either side of the
John COLLIER mar. Hannah HAMLETT in Pr. Edward Co. in 1765. They lived on
along with John's brothers Thomas and Joseph, until 1795,
when they left for Bourbon-Nicholas Cos., Ky. Thomas
d. in Charlotte in 1789. Joseph left for S. Carolina. Joseph mar.
Amey MOSELEY and Thomas mar. Mary Frances DABNEY. They were
previously from Hanover Co., where their father, John COLLIER,
left a will in 1749. John COLLIER'S son Hamlett COLLIER, mar.
Elizabeth TOWLER in Charlotte in 1802. Also interested in
related families: MOSELEY, BOULDIN, BEDFORD, HUTCHESON, GOODE,
BARKSDALE, GAINES, OSBORNE, MORGAN, INGRAM, FINCH, ALLEN.
Ed Dolan, 7403 Flint #205, Shawnee, Kansas 66203
Robert Harris Sun
Sep 1 20:34:39 1996
Looking for information about John HARRIS, died in Charlotte Co.
Judy Cunningham Mon
Sep 2 10:10:12 1996
George W HARRIS born & raised in Charlotte Co VA married
Nancy S Childress 10 July 1841 in Charlote Co VA.
George HARRIS was son of Joseph HARRIS & Nancy ST JOHN who were married 6 Nov 1804 in Campbell Co VA. Siblings of George W
HARRIS who also grew up & married in Charlotte Co VA were:
Zephaniah HARRIS who married Martha Roach; Rebecca HARRIS who
married Layfayette CHILDRESS; and Sarah HARRIS who married
Robert H CHILDRESS. The CHILDRESS siblings' father was Jack
CHILDRESS, also of Charlotte Co VA I think
Any info/hints/contacts would be greatly appreciated.
Joann Cruise Caravito
Mon Sep 2 18:04:43 1996
John CREWS and wife Sarah REDMOND lived in Charlotte Co. A son David and
another son Joseph moved to Halifax Co. I would like to know more about
David and Joseph, their marriages and children and any other moves to
other states if there were any.
Tamarie Jordan Sun Aug 25
Seeking information on John Freeman WILSON, slave/son of Hudson
WILSON. He married Ellvira Ellen HAMLETT, also a slave, in the
home of John HAMLETT in Briery Church, Keysville. The presiding
Presbyterian minister was a Rev. Mr. WHERRY. John Freeman WILSON
probably added the "Freeman" when he was freed from slavery. He
worked as an apprentice building contractor to a Mr. HARDY,
possibly of Lunenburg Co.
I am a descendant of John Freeman WILSON and Ellvira Ellen
HAMLETT. I may be related to Hudson WILSON and John HAMLETT as
well. Info on Rev. WHERRY or Mr. HARDY may lead to further
documentation on the two slaves.
Herb Musser Tue Aug
20 18:13:48 1996
Daniel MADDOX was reportedly born in Charlotte County,
Virginia about 1780, but was married in 1798 in Kentucky.
Does anyone have any information on his birth date, place
Larry Elliott Mon Aug 19
seeking info on descendants of Jack and Ann Payne ELLIOTT.
Ann owned land on the Charlotte-Campbell border before
her death in the late 1800's. One of their 8 sons,Ossian,
was a farmer in Charlotte Co. Some of the others may have lived
Janice Bedwell Sun Aug 18
James CRAFTON died in Charlotte Co., VA 13 May 1779. His wife's name was
Karrenhapprich_____? He left a will in Charlotte Co. His wife remarried
following his death. This second husband's name was RUCKES or RUCKER.
His children were William, Richard, John, Anthony, Thomas, James, Joseph,
Ann CRAFTON TATUM, and Elizabeth CRAFTON ROBERTSON. Elizabeth is
presumed dead at the time of the will, as her children were named as
heirs. James served in the Revolutionary War. Does anyone know anything
about his parents or his wife's surname? Any information would be
greatly appreciated. Janice Bedwell
Jennifer Taylor Sun Aug
18 22:42:43 1996
Desperately need list of children for Patrick H. DUFFER, who lived in
Charlotte Co. (b. abt 1808, m. Michiel SCOTT on Dec. 25, 1828) I have a
partial list from 1850 census, but need to verify a son: Charles Henry
DUFFER. Charles was indentured to a Thomas Smith.
Carlita Brown Sat Aug 17
Seeking the parents of Joel Joseph FARRELL (FERRELL), b. 12 June
1816 in Charlotte Co. He d. 8 Sept 1889 in Collin Co.,TX. On
30 Sept 1841, in Charlotte Co., he m. Mary Jane NEWCOMB. Her
mother, Mourning NEWCOMB, signed the marriage bond. Does anyone
know who her father was?
Joel's parents were Anderson Bannister FARRELL and Jinsey COLLINS,
but I've been unable to find additional information about them.
I will appreciate any help in finding these very elusive ancestors
of mine and will gladly share what I have.
Robert Harris Wed
Aug 14 18:16:16 1996
HARRIS, Samuel married OVERTON, Nancy, in Charlotte Co.,VA, Dec,1791.
Looking for information on Samuel in Charlotte or Lunenburg prior to
1791, or any information about his parents.
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