WNC History Timeline

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John W. Riddle + Mary [Unknown]                                                   Robert Austin + Margaret Allen
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Benjamin Tyre Riddle              +          Rachel Austin
1800  -   1875                     abt 1817        1803    -    1855
  
Yancey Co NC                                                                     Yancey Co NC
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Mary M. Riddle (Samuel McPeters), 1818 - ?
    Margaret Riddle (Leander Ray), 1824 - 1862
    Eleanor Riddle (
John Jackson Arrowood), 1826 - 1876
    Eliza A. Riddle (James McMahan), 1830 - 1889
    James Riddle (Elizabeth Hensley), 1832 - 1870
    Robert Riddle (Sophronia E. Burleson), 1834 - 1892
    
John Riddle (Nancy McKinney), 1836 - ?
    
Samuel Riddle (Mary Naomi Rust), 1838 - 1920
    Lucinda Jane Riddle (John W. Dillingham, George W.Whitaker), 1840 -1873
    William P. Riddle (Margaret Adeline Dellinger), 1843 - 1924
    Thomas Riddle, 1844 - ?

Thomas Lee Ray + Ivey Hensley                        William Bennett + Sarah Langston
               |                                                           |       
   Hiram Ray            +            Melissa Bennett
1813 - 1859              1839                 1823  - 1872
                                                                
 GA       Yancey Co NC
                                           |
                             Goodson Ray, 1854 - ?
                             Rhoda J. Ray, 1858 - ?

Benjamin Tyre Riddle              +          Melissa Bennett Ray
1800  -   1875                        1861       1823    -    1872
                                                      |
                 
Benjamin Erwin Riddle (Julia Ann Wilson), 1862 - 1901  

Sources: US Census Yancey County NC, 1850, 1870;
     Ancestry.com's OneWorldTree;
     Stephen A. Shepherd.