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51. Edward WATLINGTON was born circa 1794 in Caswell County, North Carolina.

1830 Census. Guilford Co, NC
Edward "Wadlington" 1m under 5, 1m 10-15, 1m 30-40. 1f 5-10, 1f 30-40

1850 Census. Guilford Co NC
Hh 939
Edward Watlington, age 56, b. Caswell, NC
Maryann, age 43, b. Caswell, NC
Born in Guilford Co NC:
Charles B., 30. Jonathan, 14. W. A., female, 7. James R. 4. Isabell F., age 2.
William E., age 21. Eliza J. age 17.
Hh 940 - his brother Armistead.

The marriage record to Mary Ann Mims, 25 Feb 1841 in Caswell Co, gives his name as Edward Watlington, Junr - I believe his uncle Edward was still living.

Edward WATLINGTON and Jane BROOKS were married on 15 April 1820 in Caswell County, North Carolina.22 Jane BROOKS58, daughter of CHARLES B. BROOKS and SARAH "SALLY" WILLIAMS, died before 1841.

Probable marriage based on date, names.

Edward WATLINGTON and Jane BROOKS had the following children:

97

i.

Mary Ann E. WATLINGTON.

98

ii.

Charles B. WATLINGTON.

99

iii.

William E. WATLINGTON.

100

iv.

Eliza J. WATLINGTON.

101

v.

Jonathan WATLINGTON.

Edward WATLINGTON and Mary Ann MIMS were married on 25 February 1841 in Caswell County, North Carolina. Mary Ann MIMS, daughter of John Wright MIMS and Wilmouth JONES, was born circa 1807 in Caswell County, North Carolina.

Mary Ann was not mentioned in the will of her father, but several daughters are indicated by earlier censuses and the will does include the statement "all my children".

Edward WATLINGTON and Mary Ann MIMS had the following children:

111

i.

Willis Angelina WATLINGTON was born in 1843 in Guilford County, North Carolina.

112

ii.

James William WATLINGTON was born on 31 December 1845 in Guilford County, North Carolina.

113

iii.

Isabella F. WATLINGTON was born in 1848 in Guilford County, North Carolina.