Josiah ASKEW (1740 NC – 1818 Edgecombe Co. NC) is thought to be the son of John ASKEW and Margaret BOONE, and the grandson of Nicholas ASKEW and Sarah OGLETHORPE. Josiah married Constance MERCER, and their children were David (b c1765 NC), Uriah (b c1779 NC), Josiah (b c1781 NC), William (b c1785 NC), John (b c 1787 GA), James (b c1789 GA), Sarah (b c1795 GA), Polly (b c1797 GA), Eli (b 1799 GA), Enos (b c1801 GA).
David ASKEW (c1765-c1813 Pitt Co. NC) married Mary ?, and was the father of Elizabeth E ASKEW, wife of Amos TURNAGE, who was the son of Emanuel TURNAGE and Mourning TRAVIS.
Matthew CUMMINGS is
thought to have been the father of Levi
CUMMINGS (24 Oct 1776 Halifax Dist.
Samuel HOWELL was born before 1790 in
John Ingram is believed to have been born in
Thomas Dillard ISBELL
(23 Dec 1762 Goochland Co. VA – 1837 McNairy Co. TN) married (
One of their sons was Jesse Miller ISBELL (14 May 1800 Mercer Co. KY – 22 Sep 1843 Shelby Co. TN), who married Catherine CUMMINGS (daughter of Levi CUMMINGS).
David Keys died 1788 in Fauquier Co. Virginia. His
wife was Margaret ?, and the only child whose name I have is Naomi KEYS, b c1782 in
William WILLIAMS was the father of James WILLIAMS, b c1750 (where?). James married Ibby MANSHIP, and they had at least one son, another James, born 30 Mar 1785 in Richmond Co. NC. The younger James married Tamzen MANSHIP, and we don’t know what relationship, if any, there was between Ibby and Tamzen before that marriage. At least some of James’ and Tamzen’s children (Aaron Manship and Charles) were born in Jackson Co. TN. There were at least 9 other children.
Aaron Manship WILLIAMS
(5 Sep 1811 Jackson Co. TN – 28 Dec 1891 Limestone Co. AL) and Margaret
OVERCAST (c1816 NC – after 16 Jun 1880 ) had children born in
Charles NELMS and Elizabeth SAUNDERS were the parents of Presley NELMS (5 Oct 1730 Northumberland Co. VA - 3 Feb 1797 Franklin Co. NC).
Presley NELMS married Elizabeth ROUTT, daughter of John ROUTT and Winifred SYDNOR. Presley and Elizabeth had at least 7 children, one of whom, Winnifred NELMS (28 Feb 1750/51 where? - 6 Jan 1841 Anson Co. NC) married Joseph INGRAM 1774 in Bute Co. NC.
Ebenezer SAUNDERS and Elizabeth PRESLEY were
the parents of Elizabeth SAUNDERS, who married Charles NELMS.
Ebenezer’s parents are thought to have been Edward SAUNDERS and Mary ?.
Emanuel TURNAGE is believed to have been the son of William
TURNAGE (1736 Bertie Co. NC – 1795 Green Co. NC) and
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