What's New?
30 Dec 2009  Page for William Cecil Burnette, who died in 2007 at the age of 101; he was a son of John Comer
Burnette and Lillie Lou Bergie Shepherd.
Page for
Bernice Burnette Myers (1923 - 2007)
Additional details for the
family of John Beck and Jane Swearingem Beck of Swain County.

28 Dec 2009 Pages for these families:
John Wesley McElroy and Catherine Poteat;
Nicholas Woodfin McElroy and Laura Samantha Deaver;
James Osborne McElroy and Julia H. Blackstock (including memories of their daughters
Mary                                                  and Kittie Sue).

26 Dec 2009 Pages for
Bascom Lamar Lunsford, his parents James Bassett Lunsford and Leah Buckner, and
Leah's parents
Hiram Buckner and Polly Marinda Deaver (daughter of Thomas Shepherd Deaver and
Louarta Keith).

27 Nov 2009 Pages for more Buckner families:
Elliot Frank Buckner & Julia A. Davis;
Benjamin F. Buckner & Sarah Drake; and Benjamin J. Buckner & Rebecca Arrowood.

24 Nov 2009 Pages for Buckner families of north Buncombe County:  
John R. Bucker and Lucretia Tatum;
Jesse Buckner and Mary Tatum; John A. Buckner and Susannah Roberts; Kelsey Buckner and Ann Hurst;
Joseph Emory Buckner and Lattie Anders; Nimrod Buckner and Nancy Anderson.

20 Nov 2009 Page for Great Grandmother
Louisa Jane Reece (Lambert, Edwards), 1853 - 1930, based on new
information and photos provided by  her great grand-daughter Geraldine Edwards Kadak. Louisa's daughter was
Grandmother
Bertha Lambert/Franklin Childers.

9 Nov 2009 Page for the family of
Nimrod Buckner and Nancy Anderson Buckner.

29 Oct 2009 An update to the page for
Roy and Inez (Shepherd) Childers and a new page for their
trip to New York in 1977.

27 Oct 2009 Page for
Roberson Gaston Freeman and Sarah Buckner Freeman.

20 Oct 2009 Pages for
Rev. Hoyt Blackwell, pastor of Piney Mountain Baptist Church from 1929 to 1937, when he left to
become President of Mars Hill College.

17 Oct 2009 Pages for the family of
William Braxton Keith and Mary Catherine Roberts, including Civil War
veteran
James Graham Keith and his brother John Yancey Keith.

16 Oct 2009 Pages for
M. H. Kendall II, long-time pastor of Piney Mountain Baptist Church.

28 Aug 2009 Biographical Note on
Harold Shepherd and Ola Whitt Shepherd.

21 Aug 2009 Page for
John Angus McLeod, Jr.

20 Aug 2009 Pages for
John Angus McLeod, the McLeod family, and daughter Evelyn McLeod

16 Aug 2009 Page for Horace Sams;
Page for the family of
Josiah Manning Sams and Clarissa Proffitt Sams.

8 Aug 2009: Page for
John Robert Sams.
Page for the family of
Leroy Washington Sams and Ailey Brown Sams.

30 Jul 2009: Page for the family of
William Alphonso Hopson and Frances Bruce.
Page for the families of
Thomas L. Hobson.

24 Jul 2009: Page for
George Elisha Greenlee, probable namesake for George Greenlee Hobson.

23 Jul 2009: Page for the marriages and families of
Joseph Alexander Hopson (1803 - 1892).

8 Jul 2009: Page for
Joseph Octave Morin.

7 Jul 2009: Page for the marriage of
Sadie Hobson to Joseph Octave Morin and his subsequent
marriage to Lessie Ammons.
Page for the marriage of
William C. Ammons to Ellen Keith.

30 June 2009: Page for the
ancestry of William H. Howie (1865 - 1935). This information is very tentative, raising more
questions than it answers.
25 Dec 2010 Page of photos related to the Stockton family home of north Buncombe County, the store operated by    
Roxie Sophronia Stockton Hughey, and her marriage to Adolphus T. Hughey. Special thanks to Jane Jones
Higgins for providing these wonderful old photographs of the property, now occupied for many years by her     
own family.    

19 Dec 2010 Page for the marriage of
Adolphus Hughey and Roxie Sophronia Stockton.
Page for
Francis Leroy "Lee" Stockton.

18 Dec 2010 Page for the family of
R. W. C. Hughey and Della Phillips.

30 Sep 2010 Page for the family of
William B. Stockton and Virginia Belle Burleson.

27 Sep 2010 Page for
Roxie Sophronia Stockton Hughey;
Page for the family of
Francis Marion Stockton with Cynthia Emeline Dickson;
Page for
Francis Marion Stockton;
Page for the family of
Spencer N. Stockton with Sina Deaton.

24 Sep 2010 Page for
Myrtle Bradley Maney (1920 - 2010);
Page for the family of
Stanley William Bradley and Zeffra Hyatt.

18 Sep 2010 Page for the family of
Zebulon Vance Foister and Elizabeth Brown Foister.

10 Sep 2010 Page for
Myrtle Farmer Elkins;
Page for the family of
James B. Elkins and Myrtle Farmer Elkins;
Page for
Mabel Elkins Cole.

5 Sep 2010 Page for the family of
Pinkney Rollins and Hester Jane Deaver;
Page for
Pinkney Rollins, president of Mars Hill College during the Civil War.

1 Sep 2010 Page for the families of
Alexander L. Logan with Julia Deaver and Margaret Buckner.

30 Aug 2010 Page for the families of
William J. Beachboard with Julia Logan and Minnie Elkins.

22 Aug 2010 Page for
Cora Riddle Elkins.

21 Aug 2010 Page for
Andrew Jackson Riddle;
Page for the family of
Andrew Jackson Riddle and Dorothy Olivia Wilson.

20 Aug 2010: Page for the family of
Samuel Riddle and Rachel Arrowood (sister of Clerissa Arrowood Shepherd);
Page for the family of
Andrew Jackson Riddle and Mary Jarvis (parents of Cora Riddle Elkins).

29 June 2010: Page for
Ephraim Ammons (1778 - 1850) and Rhoda Ann Hargrove Ammons.
Page for
Jesse Ammons (b. 1802).

20 June 2010: Page for the family of
William Arthur Bruce and Sara Elizabeth Gentry.
Page for
Harry Dean Bruce, who died June 14.
Page for the family of
Benjamin Bruce and Mary Ann Pruitt.
Page for
Luther Burnette, who died June 8. His mother was Lillie Lou Bergie Shepherd.

18 June 2010: Page for the
Bridge Memorial to David Shawn Blanton.

31 May 2010: Page for
Helen Brown Burnette, 1924 - 21 April 2010

25 May 2010 Update to the
page for Lewis Elexander Wilson, showing 1865 prison roster.

15 May 2010 Page for
Jacob Comer Sams (1818 - 1897), presenting research by Richard Sams Dillingham.

25 Apr 2010 Page for the
family of Loranzy Leatherman and Nancy Shepherd. (Loranzy was a son of Mary
A.                            Childers and her second husband, Isaac Leatherman.

22 Apr 2010 You may now receive notice of updates via Twitter, at "CSandAll".

21 Apr 2010 Pages for Cowee Mountain School - added
article by Barbara McRae.

18 Apr 2010 Pages for the
Lord's Acre Project of Piney Mountain Baptist Church (1930's - 1940's).     
Thanks to Phena Shepherd Howie and Richard Sams Dillingham for their assistance.

4 Apr 2010 Page for
Burnice Morgan, 1893 - 1956.

3 Apr 2010 Page for
Harold Morgan, 1898 - 1989.

29 Mar 2010 Page for
John Hibbard, 1779 - 1821.

22 Mar 2010 Page for
Helon B. Allen and Wina McCurdy.

20 Mar 2010 Page for
Cowee Mountain School, Macon County, NC.

18 Mar 2010 Page for
Charles Marion Beasley, 1838 - 1920

8 Mar 2010 Updates to the page for the family of
John Judson Ammons and Nancy Adeline Morgan;
Page for the family of Stanley Jones Morgan and Nancy Goldsmith.

26 Feb 2010 Page for
William J. Beasley, to whom William B. Carden wrote the letter in 1861 (see below).

25 Feb 2010 Page for
Reuben Beasley and Jane Hibbard.
Page for
John Hibbard and Julia Stiles. Special thanks to Connie Steele for information pointing the  
way to a clearer picture of these important ancestors.

21 Feb 2010 Page for
William Beasley's marriage to Rhoda Guilliams.
Page for
Benjamin Guilliams and Sarah Beasley.

20 Feb 2010 Page for
William Bryant Carden, including links to a letter he wrote from Virginia during the Civil War.
The letter includes references to "Nem" and "liege" - very likely these are
Nimrod Childers and
Elijah Childers, William's brothers-in-law serving in the same regiment.

19 Feb 2010 Page for
the families of Mary Childers (b. 1841 - Nancy's twin) with William B. Carden and Isaac
Leatherman.

17 Feb 2010 Page for the families of
Nancy Childers (b. 1841) and George W. Ammons (b. 1840)

16 Feb 2010 Update to the page for the family of Thomas Clingman Childers, Jr, and Bertha Lambert/Franklin,
adding information about his second marriage to Ollie Blackwell Phoenix.

15 Feb 2010 Update to page for the family of
Thomas Shepherd Deaver and Louarty Keith, adding his second
marriage.

12 Feb 2010 Pages for
William Henry Deaver and for his family with Mary Lean Green.

23 Jan 2010 Pages for the families of
George Penland and Emily Shook,
George W. Holyfield and Perailla Dotson, and Marion Stevenson and Priscilla Holyfield.
20 Jan 2010 Pages for these families:
James T. Myers and Nancy Ball, James C. Myers and Sarah Jenkins, and
William A. Myers and Josie Myers.

19 Jan 2010 Some updates (names and dates) on the
page for the families of Sampson L. Myers (Lucinda
Roberts, Eugenia Shepherd)