Duplin County, NC

Posted Queries for June 1998

m#RAYNORRAYNORm#THORNTONTHORNTON posted by Larry Hopkins on Saturday, June 6, 1998

Amy her will 1834 and David RAYNOR marriage bond in Dupin Co,need connection to. Hester Raynor married Samuel THORNTON,he was born 1825 they lived in Johnston Co, Gail


I have a conflict of sources about the parents of David C. KORNEGAY. One gives David KORNEGAY ca. 1780/1800 and Charity O'DANIEL and the other gives William KORNEGAY and Elizabeth OUTLAW. Need clarification. In addition, I need David KORNEGAY's parents information and I would like to find the parents of Frances Ann KORNEGAY who was married to Blaney WILLIAMS. She was b. about 1829 they married prior to 1847. I believe Blaney Williams was the grandson of Robert WILLIAMS and Mary Harper. Which one of their children was Blaney's parent? Any help is greatly appreciated.

a#BYRDBYRDm#MURPHYMURPHY posted by Richard V. Byrd on Saturday, June 6, 1998

I would like to find the grave of a Pearcy or Pearsis BYRD buried in Pender County. She was the daughter of William BYRD and Jemima MURPHY of Duplin County. She was born between 1835 and 1855. Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery is a possibility. If located would like to know location and tombstone inscription.

a#HENDERSONHENDERSON posted by Lydia Young Sides on Saturday, June 6, 1998

I am looking for the parents or siblings of my Ggrandmother, Maria or Mariah HENDERSON. She married George P. YOUNG in Onslow Co., NC in August 1861. Maria HENDERSON YOUNG died ac. 1873. I believe she was possibly from Duplin County. Any information would be appreciated and I will gladly share what information I have.

m#SWINSONSWINSONm#TAYLORTAYLOR posted by Geralene Ramsey on Wednesday, June 17, 1998

I am searching for a Dempsey TAYLOR md to Sarah SWINSON . Was in S.C. l790 census. In l800 was in Wilcox Co Ga. One son Dennis was with them in Ga. Any info would be greatly appreciate. Thank geralene

m#MAXWELLMAXWELL posted by Wayne E. Gulley on Wednesday, June 17, 1998

According to Cora Bass' "Marriage Bonds of Duplin Co,NC",( Bass Publishing Co., 1959).My G,G, Grandfather, James MAXWELl married my G-G-Grandmother Rebecca in Duplin Co. NC. in time to have three caucasian male children. The children were, George Gilbert MAXWELL,b 1840; William MAXWELL,b 1844, and Robert MAXWELL, b 1846. Shortly thereafter they relocated to Jackson Co, AL. I am searching for the birthplaces, ancestors, and any other information that will help me find out more about my ancestors! Any and all help that can be provided to me regarding this quest will be greatly appreciated and will be promptly acknowledged.

a#BOYETBOYETa#BOYETTBOYETTa#BOYTBOYTa#BOYTEBOYTE posted by Reita Jones Burress on Thursday, June 18, 1998

I'm interested in Exeline Boyt born abt. 1816 in either N.C. or Bedford co., Tn. She Rueben Tyson in Gibson Co., Tn. 1832. Later married Woodward Howell. I'm looking for her parents.

a#HOLLANDHOLLAND posted by Kelly Holland Cecil on Thursday, June 18, 1998

Kelly Holland Cecil I am doing a family tree for my sociology class. I need to know the birth and death date of my great grandfather. His name was Walter Watson HOLLAND and he is buried in Devotional Gardens cemetary near James Kenan Highschool. I live in Pembroke NC so it is difficult for me to get there to see for myself. I can be reached at (910)521-4911 collect, or e-mail me at cecil@papa.uncp.edu. Thank you!

a#JOHNSONJOHNSON posted by Frank Johnson on Thursday, June 18, 1998

Dear Mary Drake ...My name is Franklin David Johnson, born in Georgia, and I am attempting to track down a William JOHNSON who was reported to be in the Duplin County area in the mid to late 1790'S. This William JOHNSON may have had a son named Jared JOHNSON. They are reported to have moved to Washington County Georgia during this time period. If you can shed any light on thie family, I would be extremly grateful.

a#CREECHCREECHa#HERRINGHERRING posted by Coor on Thursday, June 18, 1998

I would appreciate any help in this area. I am looking for Daniel Herring's parents & so forth on up the line. I am a Herring descendant living in Texas & would love any information anyone could provide. Daniel HERRING was born 11-25-1782 in Duplin Co., NC, married Fanny CREECH in 1864 in Randolph Co., NC & he died in Illinois somewhere. I think his father's name was Sherwood but that's all I have to go on. I don't have his wife's name or either's dates of birth or death. Please help!