WNC History Timeline

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www.childers-shepherd.org, 7 Dec 2011
Nimrod Childers + Rebecca Green           John Soule Keener + Harriet Admonia Hayes
                        |                                                 |
 Humphrey Davis Childers     +     Sarah Elizabeth Keener
      
 1862     -     1912                  1889          1872   -   1968   
  
 Jackson Co NC       Swain Co NC                                         Jackson Co NC   Jackson Co NC  
                                                                                
  |
                             Wilburn Grady Childers (Lola Marie Stiles), 1891 - 1981
                                    Edith Childers (Jack Reed), 1893 - 1991
                                    John Henry Childers (Unknown Wife), 1895 - 1985   
                                    Gladys Childers, 1897 - 1925
                                    Alida J. Childers (Pennington), 1901 - 1997
                                    
Roy Hamilton "Ham" Childers, 1904 - 1988
                                    
Paul Humphrey Childers, 1908 - 1968
                         
Sources: US Census, 1870, 1900, 1910, 1930, Jackson Co NC;
      US Census, 1920, Swain Co NC;
      Kristen, FindaGrave.com, memorials #30497593, #30497599;
      Ancestry.com's EllisKeener_05_Sept_2010 family tree;
      NC Death Collection, John Henry Childers, 1985;
Above: Detail, retouched,  of Childers
family group photo abt 1909.
Below: Graves at Union Hill Cemetery,
Whittier, Swain Co NC; photos by John
L. Mathis, via FindaGrave.com.