The Whitfords of Eastern North Carolina
The original Whitford Book was compiled in 1971 after many years of research by various members of the Whitford clan, including Reid Whitford, Larry Whitford, and Vera Whitford. Throughout the years it was updated at various times to include information on families omitted from the 1971 printing. In 1997, I was asked by Janis Cannon and the Whitford Family Reunion to update the 1971 book. What is included in this site is a portion of that book that was published in 2001. E-mail me for particulars about the book, which includes some information that cannot be found on this site.
While the origin of our Whitford line in North Carolina is still not quite
clear, family legend states that we originated near Snow Hill, Maryland, with
an ancestor named John (as stated by Col. John D. Whitford). While some of
the information stated by Col. John has since been found to be erroneous
(i.e. that Martin Whitford lived and married in
There is an early William Whitford near
This Whitford family site tries not to include details on any living people. If you find someone that is still living, please let me know.
This site was created using The Master Genealogist and John Cardinal’s Second Site for TMG. Currently there are no pictures or exhibits connected on the following pages; however, keep checking for updates that will include photographs and other exhibits.
Victor T. Jones, Jr.
Ernul, NC 28527
This page was created by John Cardinal's Second Site v1.1.10. Site updated on 1 Nov 2002 from WHITFORD; 1482 people