Sunday, November 14, 2010

This Week in the Family History - November 14 - 20

14 Nov 1720 (290 years ago) - Freelove Mason was born in Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts. Freelove was the daughter of Joseph Mason and Elizabeth Barney. [6th great-grandmother, Hopkins line]

15 Nov 1749 (261 years ago) - Nathaniel Lanier was born in Brunswick County, Virginia. Nathaniel was the son of James Lanier and Mary Cooke. [4th great-grandfather, Lanier line]

15 Nov 1818 (192 years ago) - Charlotte T. Jackson was born in Jasper County, Georgia. Charlotte was the daughter of Samuel W. Jackson and Lavinia Malone. [2nd great-grandmother, Lanier line]

15 Nov 1840 (170 years ago) - Margaret E. Ramsey was born in Rockcastle County, Kentucky. Margaret was the daughter of Thomas Ramsey, Jr. and Rhoda Ann Lavender. [2nd great-grandmother, Taylor line]

16 Nov 1760 (250 years ago) - Charles Dobyns died in Richmond County, Virginia. Charles was the son of Daniel Dobyns and Elizabeth Godson and the husband of Sarah Nash. [6th great-grandfather, Hankins line]

16 Nov 1861 (149 years ago) - Houston G. Hankins died in Christian County, Kentucky. Houston was the son of Barnabas Hankins and Sarah Fox and the husband of Mary Weeks. [3rd great-grandfather, Hankins line]

18 Nov 1908 (102 years ago) - Cecilia "Celia" Owens died in Freedom, Rockcastle County, Kentucky. Ceila was the daughter of Wesley Owens and Louis A. Mullins and the wife of Madison Crawford Owens. [2nd great-grandmother, Taylor line]

20 Nov 1849 (161 years ago) - Felicia Lewis King died in Ashe County, North Carolina. Felicia's parent are unknown. She was the wife of Edward King. [5th great-grandmother, Taylor line]

20 Nov 1899 (111 years ago) - John Covey Howard died in Wallins Creek, Harlan County, Kentucky. John was the son of John Howard and Mary Risner and the husband of Mary Morris. [2nd great-grandfather, Hopkins line]

1 comment:

  1. I think we might have another link-

    In my tree I have Bethiah Mason (1665-1711), Robert Mason (abt 1600) and Sampson Mason (1625-1676) from swansea