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91. Dr. William Lipscomb "Buck" STAMPS1 was born in February 1816 in Halifax County, Virginia.1 He died on 19 January 1896 at the age of 79 in Caswell County, North Carolina.7

Graduated from U of NC and the U of Pennsylvania Medical school. They had a total of 12 children; several infants are buried in Green Hill Cemetery, Milton, NC.
Note: I have been told that Green Hill Cemetery is in Danville - the cemetery in Milton is Cedars.

Will in Caswell Co NC; Will Book B, p.232. Dated 5 Feb 1887. To son Edward Roe Stamps, a fourth of property. To Pauline Stamps or any other children son Thomas may have, a fourth. Mary S. Royster, one fourth. Preston, one fourth. Signed: W. L. Stamps. Wit: L. H. Walker, John Wilson, M.D.

Dr. William Lipscomb "Buck" STAMPS and Elizabeth Taylor Bullock JIGGETTS were married on 27 May 1840 in North Carolina.1 Elizabeth Taylor Bullock JIGGETTS, daughter of David Edward JIGGETTS and Susan BULLOCK, was born on 14 February 1820.1 She died on 21 May 1886 at the age of 66 in Glenburnie, Caswell County, North Carolina.1

Dr. William Lipscomb "Buck" STAMPS and Elizabeth Taylor Bullock JIGGETTS had the following children:

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Anna Ragland STAMPS.

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Edward Roe STAMPS7 was born on 30 April 1844.7 He died on 30 April 1891 at the age of 47.7

Edward volunteered in the Civil War before he was of age and became a captain; was captured and taken prisoner at Point Lookout. He studied law at UNC and practiced law at Tarboro, NC. Edward married Betty Vines Williams on 26 Jan 1876; they had children Miriam and Edward Roe II.

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Dr. Thomas STAMPS.

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Mary STAMPS7 was born on 4 February 1855.7 She died on 26 December 1942 at the age of 87.7

Mary married Frank Sheppard Royster 5 Nov 1874. They had 9 children but raised only four: William Stamps Royster, Fannie Royster, Mary Stamps Royster, and Frank Sheppar Royster Jr.

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Preston STAMPS7 was born on 3 October 1861.7 He died on 9 July 1915 at the age of 53.7

Preston married (1) Hattie McQueen 23 Dec 1897 and (2) Annie Harrington 31 Mar 1911.