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93. Samuel S. MABRY35,57,60,63,77 was born on 10 March 1802.78 He died on 6 November 1882 at the age of 80 in Carroll County, Virginia.78

1830 Grayson Co VA Census, p.268:
Saml Mayberry. 1m -5 [Churchwell], 1m 5-10 [Absolom], 1m 20-30 [Samuel]; 1f -10 [Sarah] 1f 20-30 [Tabitha]
[Samuel was counted twice in this census - same identical information on both p.268 and p.269. This census was arranged alphabetically and his name likely copied twice]

1840 Grayson Co VA Census, p.291 Samuel Mabry. 1m -5 [Samuel], 2m 5-10 [Churchwell & Joseph], 1m 10-15 [Absalom], 1m 30-40 [Samuel who was 38]; 2f -5 [Lucy & Nancy], 2f 15-20 [Sarah and ???], 1f 30-40 [Tabitha]

1850 Census, Carroll Co VA, Household 312. Samuel Maybry age 48. Tabitha 45. Children: Joseph 19, Nancy 16, Lucy 14, Samuel 11, Tabitha Jr. 8, Greenberry 5, and Winfield 2.

1860 Census, Sam Mayberry was listed as a Wagon Maker. Tabitha and daughter Tabitha and daughter-in-law America were all engaged in Spinning & Weaving.

1870, Samuel was age 68. Tabitha 64. America age 30, and Lucy 12, were living with them.

1880 Census, Samuel & Tabitha were living with son Greenberry and his family.

The Carroll Co Death Records for the year 1882 give the following:
Samuel S. Mabry, 6 Nov 1882. Cause: old age. Age: 79 years, 4 months. Parents: Charles & Sarah Mabry. Born Grayson Co VA. Married. Informant: Green B. Mabry, son.
[The Mabry book has a date of death as 2 Nov 1884, but this is apparently an error]

Samuel S. MABRY and Tabitha BRANSCOME were married on 20 November 1823 in Grayson County, Virginia.33,78 Tabitha BRANSCOME died after 1882.37,57
Tabitha was still living when Samuel died.

Samuel S. MABRY and Tabitha BRANSCOME had the following children:

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Absolom\Abner MABRY56,57,63,78,79,80,81 was born on 22 June 1824 in Grayson County, Virginia.78,80 He died on 11 September 1899 at the age of 75 in Carroll County, Virginia.80

Absolom married Frances Manning on 12 Feb 1846 in Floyd Co VA.
He is found on the Personal Property Tax Rolls in Floyd Co from 1847-1849 with 1 tithe and 1 horse. He was listed as Absalom.

1850 Census, Carroll Co. Household 279. Absolum Maybry, age 26, Miller. Frances 22 and John A. age 2.

The Mabry book gives his name as Absolom or Abner, but in the 1860 census he was named as Abraham Maybery, age 36, carpenter. Frances was 32. Children were John A., age 12, Eveline 6, Amanda 3, and Valeria age 10 months. Ruthie Manning age 22 was living with the family and doing day labor [probably a relative of Frances].

In the Carroll Co Death Records for 1860: Mabry, female, died 19 Dec 1860, croup, age 2 years. Parents: Absolom Mabry. This would surely be the 10-month-old Valeria.

In 1870, the son John A. was in Pine Creek District of Carroll Co. He was a house carpenter. Martha C. age 19, keeping house. Children: Viola S. 3 and John 1.

Carroll Co WB 2, p.420 10 Sep 1868 Appraisement of Estate of Elijah Turman. Commissioners: Franklin Branscome, James M. Turman, Andrew Goad. Recorded 2 Mar 1869.
p.421 11 Dec 1868 Sale Bill of Est of E. Turman. Buyers included:
Andrew Goad, Jonathan Dalton, Asa Sutphin, Wm Turman, Joseph P. Turman, Nathaniel Thompson, B. P. Turman, Asa Sutphin, C. Turman, , J. M. Turman, Isaac Thompson, Isham Spence, Charles M. Dalton, Green B. Mabry, Absalom Mabry, Thomas Sutphin, Daniel Motgomery, Wm J. Sutphin, James B. Hylton, G. H. Turman
Rec. 2 Mar 1869
1880 Census. Absolom was living in Pine Creek District, a carpenter, age 56. Frances now 52. Still at home were daughters Amanda E. age 22, Martha Ann age 15, and Lucinda El. age 11.
In 1880 John A. was 32, carpenter. Martha C. now "26" - her parents were both given as born in NC. Viola L. age 14, John W. 11, Stephen L. 8, Amanda L. 6, Franklin B 4, and Fredrick age 2.

John A. Mabry is listed as a Carroll Co Civil War Pensioner for years 1917-1925 - in 1925 is the note [Funeral-$25]

Absalom Mabry Cemetery, Carroll Co VA
Absolom Mabry 22 Jun 1824 - 11 Sep 1899
Frances Mabry 23 Aug 1828 - 29 Feb 1911
John A. Mabry 6 Feb 1848 - 3 Nov 1924
Fred Mabry 19 Oct 1878 - 17 Apr 1915 [son of John A., see 1880 census]

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Sarah MABRY was born on 2 April 1827 in Grayson County, Virginia.78

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Churchwell MABRY37,57,78,82,83 was born on 6 August 1829 in Grayson County, Virginia.78,82 He served in the military in 1862 at Co A, 24th Virginia in Civil War. He died on 15 May 1914 at the age of 84.4

Churchwell married 11 Apr 1850 to Catherine Ellen Phillip, daughter of Richard Phillip. He married 2nd about 1888 to Bettie Hurst.

1850 Census. Carroll Co, Household 340. Churchwell Maybry, age 20, Farmer. Wife Catherine age 17.

In 1860, Churchwell lived next door to his parents. He was a Blacksmith. Catherine was 28. Children were Sarah 8, Jane 6, James T. 4, and Mary A. 2.

Sent as attachment to email - an image of a folded paper which appears to be the court record, or the back of the deed:
Ruthie J. Wade from Churchwell Mabrey & Wife, Deed. Recorded in Deed Book P, p.122.
Jan 14 1879. The foregoing Deed from Churchwill Mabrey & Wife to Ruthie J. Wade was presented in this Office & with the Certificate, thereby annexed, admitted to record. Teste. B. P. Elliott, Clk.

1880 Census, Laurel Fork Dist. Churchwell Mabry, age 51, Catharine his wife age 47. Children: William A. 19, Christopher C. 16, Cora Ann 14, Laura V. 12, Amos F. 8, and Nancy C. 5.
James T. was two households away, age 24. Wife Julia Ann age 20. Daughters Sarah E. age 3 and Margaret C, age 1.

Death Records of Carroll Co VA for 1887. Catharine Mabry. Died 9 Mar 1887 of consumption. Age 52 years. Parents unknown. Green B. Mabry, informant and husband.

Churchwell is listed on the1900, 1911 and 1912 Civil War Pension Lists for Carroll Co. He served in Co I, 50th Regt, Virginia Infantry, Capt. Poage's Company.
Muster Card on Footnote.com states that he enlisted 25 June 1861 at Wytheville for 12 months. He was marked Present. Remarks: Fiffes [sic] for Regiment.
Ancestry.com. From the VA Regimental Histories Series. Churchwell was a age 33 when he enlisted; a blacksmith. He was born 26 Aug 1829, died 15 May 1914 in Carroll Co, VA. He was mustered out of the service, 15 Dec 1862.
Applied for his pension 12 Jul 1900 when he was age 71. He was a resident of Laurel Fork in Carroll Co. and was disabled by reason of old age, bodily infirmity, and suffering by reason of continual tendency to constipation. He believed he was entitled to receive $15 annually. He signed the application with his mark.

Marshall-Mabry Cemetery, Carroll Co
Church Well Mabry 10th VA Inf. CSA

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Joseph MABRY57,78 was born on 11 December 1831 in Grayson County, Virginia.78

In 1860, Joseph lived in Floyd Co VA. He was a blacksmith as was his brother Churchwell. Catherine was age 28. Children: Martha 9, Sarah 3, and Lucy 1.

Joseph's first wife was Catherine [surname unknown]. He married 2nd in 1865 to Eleanor Cock and 3rd on 14 Aug 1883 to Mary Poff.

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Nancy MABRY78 was born on 27 April 1834 in Grayson County, Virginia.78
Nancy married Tyler Manning son of W. E. Manning in 1854.

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Lucy MABRY37 was born on 4 February 1837 in Grayson County, Virginia.78 She died in October 1858 at the age of 21 in Carroll County, Virginia.37

Lucy's death is recorded in the 1858 Death Records of Carrol Co VA. She died of a fever. Parent: Samuel Mabry. Informant: Samuel Mabry, physician.

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Samuel MABRY58 was born on 5 January 1840 in Grayson County, Virginia.77,78 He died on 15 June 1864 at the age of 24 in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia.63

Samuel married 19 Nov 1859 to America Boyd [book says Surry Co NC?] He served in the Civil War.

In 1860, Samuel and America were living with his parents in Carroll Co. VA.

Samuel Mabry, Pvt. Co. G, 54th Virginia, died 15 Jun 1864, of wounds received during the Atlanta campaigan, b. ca 1839, son of Samuel and Tobitha.

In 1870 America was still living with his parents.

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Tabitha MABRY4 was born on 16 October 1842 in Carroll County, Virginia.77,84

Tabitha married Henry Clay Dalton, son of Thomas & Sarah Dalton, 11 Nov 1865, Carroll Co VA

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Greenberry MABRY56,57,63,76,84,85 was born on 14 September 1845 in Virginia.77,85 He died on 7 March 1948 at the age of 102 in Carroll County, Virginia.85

Greenberry married 24 Oct 1865 to Louise Sutphin.

Carroll Co WB 2, p.420 10 Sep 1868 Appraisement of Estate of Elijah Turman. Commissioners: Franklin Branscome, James M. Turman, Andrew Goad. Recorded 2 Mar 1869.
p.421 11 Dec 1868 Sale Bill of Est of E. Turman. Buyers included:
Andrew Goad, Jonathan Dalton, Asa Sutphin, Wm Turman, Joseph P. Turman, Nathaniel Thompson, B. P. Turman, Asa Sutphin, C. Turman, , J. M. Turman, Isaac Thompson, Isham Spence, Charles M. Dalton, Green B. Mabry, Absalom Mabry, Thomas Sutphin, Daniel Motgomery, Wm J. Sutphin, James B. Hylton, G. H. Turman
Rec. 2 Mar 1869

In 1870 he lived next door to his parents. He was age 24. Louisa was 21. They had Harvey E. M. age 3, Miriam Orlina 2 and Nancy I. 6 months, born December 1869.

1880 Census. Greenbery, age 35, Farming. Louisa age 32. Harvey Elliot 13, Myrum Orlenia 12, Nancy Isebell 10, Isaac Thomas 8, Walter Madison 6, Vinessa 4, and Tabitha Racheal 2. Living with Greenberry in 1880 were his parents, Samuel 78 and Tabitha age 73.

Death Records of Carroll Co, 1887. Louisa Mabry died 29 Mar 1887 of a fever. Age 40 years. Parents unknown. Green B. Mabry informant and husband.

Green B. Mabry Cemetery, Carroll Co. VA
Grren B. Mabry 14 Sep 1845 - 7 Mar 1948 [102 years, 5 months, 21 days]
54 VA Inf. CSA Deacon in Primitive Baptist Church for 69 years.
Louisa Mabry, Consort of G. B. Mabry 14 Jul 1847 - 29 Mar 1887
Mary Ann Mabry 23 Jun 1860 - 11 Dec 1930 [2nd wife?]

At the time of his death, Greenberry was survived by 9 of his children, 49 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 15 gg grandchildren.


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Winfield Scott MABRY57,63,84,86 was born on 20 March 1848 in Virginia.77,84 He died on 17 February 1901 at the age of 52 in Carroll County, Virginia.86

Winfield married in 1866 to Mary Largen.

In 1870 Winfield was in the Laurel Fork Dist of Carroll Co. Mary was age 21. James A. age 2 and Milley A. age 2 months, born in May 1870.

1880. Winfield and family were in Pine Creek District. He was now 32; Mary age 31 was noted as having consumption. James Anderson 12, Millie Ann 10, Roxie 8, Parthenia 6, William S. 3, and R. G. Thornton age 2 months, born in April.

Carroll Co Death Records
1890. Mary K. Mabry died 7 Jun 1890 of flux. Age 3 years. Parents: Winfield & Polly.

Turman Cemetery, Carroll Co VA
Winfield S. Mabry 20 Mar 1848 - 17 Feb 1901
Polly Largen Mabry 20 Jan 1848 - 21 Jan 1917
Milla Ann Mabry, aged 11 years. Died 20 May 1881
M. R. Mabry 7 Dec 1886 - 7 Aug 1888