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  1. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., The Deeds of Tyrrell County North Carolinas 1735-1760, pg 3; Deed book 4, pg. 19-(20).
  2. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley Jr., Tyrrell County North Carolina Wills 1729 -1811, pg 28.
  3. 1920 Census, Texas, Gonzales Co.
  4. 1900 Census, Henderson Co. TN, pg 1435.
  5. Ibid., TN, Henderson Co., Civil District 11, Sheet 13.
  6. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1295.
  7. Joey Barnes, , Anson Co. Query dated 30 July 1998.
  8. Nancy Brown, email dated 9-16-1998.
  9. Irma Little Boyer, The Little Legend (Fayetteville Arkansas: privately printed, 1989), p. 22.
  10. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated 5 Aug. 1997.
  11. Alabama Records. Vol. 43, p 122, Will Book B (provided by Nelda Baker).
  12. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Page 87, Dwelling 620, Family 605.
  13. The Little Legend, p. 28.
  14. Ibid., p. 30, from Joshua Lazenby, 1759-1840 by Dr. D. H Lazenby, Jr.
  15. 1880 Calloway Co. census.
  16. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe (North Carolina, 1961), pg. 232.
  17. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMST-LB.
  18. Surry County Deed Books, Pg. 437.
  19. Anson Co. NC Census - 1860, pg 538, Household 762.
  20. Will of Gray Little, Marengo Co. AL Will Record, provided by Grace Gleason by email 20 Aug. 2002.
  21. Lyndon H. Hart, compiler, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800 (Southern Historical Press, Inc. , 1983), pg 226, bk pg 94.
  22. David Law notes.
  23. Will & estate of George Little (NC Archives, Series: 97 - Union, Box 801.31, Folder George Little, 1853).
  24. Will of James Little (24 Aug. 1786 signed; proved Oct. 1792).
  25. Robin Murtishaw.
  26. The Little Legend, pg 127.
  27. Robert Presson, Charles W. Nowell notes collected from various sources such as Dola Nowell Acre and Yvone Nowell Mesler..
  28. Ed Dunn, email dated 6-17-1998.
  29. Blanche Adams Chapman, with Consolidated Index by Jessica Budick and Anita Comtois, Wills and Administrations of Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1647-1800 (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc), p. 79.
  30. Wanda Barnes Hall, Listing provided dated Aug. 1997.
  31. Francis M. Manning & W.H. Booker, Martin County History (Williamston NC: Enterprise Publishing Company, 1977), pg 40.
  32. 1900 Census, TN, Henderson Co. , ED 51, sheet 2.
  33. David Donahue, Henderson County Tennessee Cemeteries, Center Hill Cemetery: http://web.utk.edu/~ddonahue/henderson/center-h.htm.
  34. 1920 United States Census, TN, Henderson Co. ED 192, sheet 2.
  35. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, CJ81-3X.
  36. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, Pg 169, 1092-1143.
  37. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net (package received 12 Jan. 1999).
  38. Mrs. Frank (Wilma S.) Cogdell, compiler, Marriages of Some Henderson County, Tennessee Residents (265 Crownover Road, Lexington TN, 38351, October 1991).
  39. The Little Legend, pg 176.
  40. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, CNFV-0N.
  41. Robert S. Wakefield, FASG; Janice Beebe; and others, compiler, Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations (Plymouth MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1991), p 4.
  42. Robert G. Presson, 104052.3302@compuserve.com. Group Sheet for Ira Love Presson, dated 17 Aug. 1998.
  43. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Lanesboro Dist., Family 1140.
  44. Virginia Horne, compiler, Anson County North Carolina Marriage Licenses; October 10, 1868 to March 14, 1873; Oldest Marriage Bonds on Record in County (Wadesboro, NC: Craighead-Dunlap Chapter , February 1937).
  45. Estate of Isaac Little (NC Archives: Union -97; 508.127 - Probate - Isaac Little 1847).
  46. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1378.
  47. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 782, household 677.
  48. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated 18 Dec. 1997.
  49. Ibid.
  50. Wills and Administrations of Surry County, Virginia, 1671-1750, Eliza Timberlake Davis, Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, Baltimore, 1980, p 89.
  51. Colonial Families of Surry and Isle of Wight Counties, Virginia, pg 67.
  52. Bible records of Jacob Snider Little Recorded by Jacob S. Little on 7 July 1907 (based on note he wrote on the marriage record).
  53. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 14, pg 127.
  54. The Little Legend, pg. 77.
  55. 1850 Census, AL, Sumter Co., pg 324, Dwelling 1005.
  56. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p. 159.
  57. Will of Richard Lee transcribed by Sandra Kelly Lutz.
  58. Martha Olive Edwards Starling, A Pioneer History by Martha Olive Edwards Starling, youngest daughter of Charlie Griffin Edwards, written in 1939. Provided by Jo Ann Cooper. Jonathan Edwards History.
  59. Pitt Co. NC Deeds, Bk 7, pg 330.
  60. Ibid., Bk 17, pg 236.
  61. Anson County NC Deeds, Book T, Pg. 224, dated 28 Mar 1817.
  62. William T. Green, greenwt@hevanet.com, web page at http://www.ionet.net/~greenc_osu/genie/wgasurs.html Bill also quotes Verna Reed verna@carlsbadnm.com; Mary at chaf@utdallas.edu; and Ron at greenc@okway.okstate.edu. (email dated 1-24-1999).
  63. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 78.
  64. Nancy Jane Moore Austin, Mary Lois Moore Yandle, The Moore Families of Anson and Union Counties NC 1750-1986, pg. 8.
  65. 1850 Carrol Co. TN Census.
  66. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-G5.
  67. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email dated 30 Dec. 2001.
  68. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley Posted on Rootsweb under the name THE FAMILY TREE OF DAN AND DANNIE (LITTLE) BUCKLEY , Data downloaded 27 Dec. 2001.
  69. Family Tree Charts (Carolinas Genealogical Society), Chart 64, Katherine Phillips.
  70. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family (1949).
  71. Lineage application of Mrs. Foy Grisham, national no. 201873, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Thomas Griffin (Approved 18 June 1924).
  72. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg. 18.
  73. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk 10, pg 395.
  74. Nancy Brown, email dated 20 Feb. 1999.
  75. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net (300 Hobcaw Drive Mt Pleasant, SC 29454-2513 843.881.1911 chollp@bellsouth.net), email dated 9 Sept. 2002.
  76. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-99.
  77. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 92.
  78. Henderson Co. Cemeteries, Fellowship Cemetery.
  79. Martha Little.
  80. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter. XVII, No. 4, pg. 63, Marriage Bonds and Licenses of Union County, NC.
  81. Lineage application of Edna Lois Loftin Moore, national no. 747289, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, supplemental (John Edwards), "Add" volume 776, approved 1996.
  82. Genoal Russell, email dated 24 Sep 1998.
  83. Ibid., email dated 9-23-98.
  84. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email 13 July 2003.
  85. Ibid., emails dated 20 Aug 2000, 13 July 2003.
  86. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg 17.
  87. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, DCXN-ZS.
  88. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg. 159.
  89. The Little Legend, p 19.
  90. Ibid., p 18, 19.
  91. Ibid., p 48.
  92. Ibid., p 47.
  93. Letter from Ira Love Presson to I.N. Presson of Zenith Washington (November 12, 1937; Camden Tn).
  94. The Little Legend, pg. 20.
  95. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg. 234.
  96. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 80.
  97. Early Alabama Marriages (Family Adventures, P.O. Box 290354, San Antonio, Texas 78280-1754, Copyright 1991), pg. 209.
  98. Nancy Brown, email dated 9-15-98.
  99. Jan Walker, Hartselle, AL 35640, email date 2 Jan. 2002.
  100. Bonnie Danielson note dated 4-1-1997, email dated 5 April 1997.
  101. The Little Legend, p 37.
  102. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Ancestor Chart dated May 15, 1989.
  103. Ibid., Family Group Sheet dated 23 Jan 1984.
  104. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, Notes attached to Group Sheet.
  105. Early Eastern North Carolina Marriages, http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/nc/martin/marriages/betsy.txt, copied 21 October 2002.
  106. Nancy Brown, email dated 9-16-1998 (census data).
  107. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated June 9, 1998.
  108. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 5, pg 64.
  109. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter. XVII, No. 4, pg. 62, Marriage Bonds and Licenses of Union County, NC.
  110. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg 16.
  111. Calvin Edwards. Thomas Brewer is buried behind his house, email dated 24 Sept. 1999.
  112. 1860 Census, Lawrence Co. TN, 2nd Civil District, p 73-404.
  113. 1900 Census, McNairy Co. Tennessee, V 44, ED 76, Sht 3, Line 4.
  114. Will - David N. Liles (Union County Will Book, pg 545).
  115. 1870 Census, TN, Henderson Co., pg 49, Dwelling 41.
  116. 1870 Henderson Co. TN Census, pg. 112, Family 145.
  117. 1880 Census, McNary Co. TN, pg ED 123, Page no 4, Family 23.
  118. Cemeteries of McNairy County.
  119. 1880 Census. McNary Co. TN; Vol. 21, ED 123; Sheet 4; line 25; Dist. 8.
  120. Nancy Brown, DAR Application.
  121. Ibid., Group Sheet & Obituary.
  122. Lineage application of Nancy Maynard Brown, national no. 775995, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Jacob Little, approved February 1997, Cites marriage certificate.
  123. 1870 Census, Henderson Co. TN, p 49, household 41.
  124. 1880 Census, McNary Co. TN, ED 123, Supv. Dist 4, pg 4.
  125. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter. XVIII, No. 1, pg. 8, Marriage Bonds and Licenses of Union County, NC.
  126. Nancy Brown, From materials from Lida Overton.
  127. Linda S. Martin, wife of Jesse Martin, grandson of Jesse E. Little, email dated 10-15-2002.
  128. 1880 Henderson Co. TN census, Pg 118, 41-41.
  129. Chris Climer, neneec@hotmail.com, Query on Henderson Co. GenWeb, April 1999.
  130. The Little Legend, p. 180.
  131. Family data, Miles W. Little Family Bible, The Holy Bible, Parallel-Column Edition (Globe Bijble Publishing Co., 705 Chestnut St. Philada, PA. 1885); original I believe owned by Nettie Sexton.
  132. The Little Legend, p. 177.
  133. Ibid., pg 177.
  134. Ibid., pg 177 - 180.
  135. Ibid., p. 181.
  136. Marion McEwan, a grandchild of Miles W. Presson and Mary Maud Hume, email dated 30 Nov. 2002, 2:25 pm.
  137. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg. 231.
  138. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1856 Dixie Letter Service, Rocky Mount North Carolina, 1956 (Clayton Library GEN 975.6W), pg. 212.
  139. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMT1-KX.
  140. Elizabeth Ann Wright, Manning and Allied Families (Retyped and provided to me by Becky Pharr, 6125 Zeus Place, Ferndale, Washington, 89248), quoting Lillie Borden, Reform AL.
  141. Bonnie Danielson note dated 4-1-1997.
  142. The Little Legend, p 21.
  143. Ibid., p 22.
  144. Gail Gaither (SGaither@concentric.net), email dated 2-1-1999.
  145. Union County Estates 1818-1969. State of North Carolina Union County Superior Court: Marcus C. Austin Adm. C.T.A. Dugald Ross, Dec'd vs Nancy Edwards & others, Petition for Final Settlement.
  146. North Carolina Revolutionary Soldiers, Sailors, Patriots & Descendants, Vol 1, p159.
  147. PGKearns@aol.com (Message posted 18 April 2000, Union County GenWeb page).
  148. Union County Estates 1818-1969. State of North Carolina Union County Superior Court: Marcus C. Austin Adm. C.T.A. Dugald Ross, Dec'd vs Nancy Edwards & others, Notice.
  149. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-HB.
  150. Ibid., C5LR-CM.
  151. Ibid., C5LR-F0.
  152. Linda S. Martin, wife of Jesse Martin, grandson of Jesse E. Little, emails dated 6-24-2001, 10-15-2002.
  153. Ibid., email dated 6-24-2001.
  154. Bonnie Danielson note dated 4-1-1997, quoting James Madison Williams pamphlet.
  155. The Little Legend, p 69.
  156. Ibid., p 143.
  157. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email dated 13 July 2003.
  158. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, email dated 6 Aug 2002.
  159. Ibid., email dated 9 Sept. 2002; data from Union Co. Marriages by Grace Polk and Otha Small.
  160. The Little Legend, p 132.
  161. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, posting on NCUNION-L@rootsweb.com Aug 7, 1999.
  162. Ibid., email dated 9 Jan. 1999.
  163. Kitty B. Hoffman, citing The McLarty Familey of Kintyre, Scotland and Mecklenburg Co., NC and Their Descendants", complied by Adelaide McLarty, date unknown - in a posting dated 16 August 2000. .
  164. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, email dated 6/21/1998.
  165. Otha B. and Frances R. Small, Union County North Carolina Family Cemeteries (August 1992), pg 49, Little - Traywick Cemetery.
  166. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg. 720.
  167. The Ross Papers, found in the Union Co. Heritage Room. I believe these papers to be jointly compiled by Mrs. F.D. Austin Sr., Mrs. G.H. Petteway, and Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, partly from information gathered in a 3 day visit with Thomas C. Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart on Feb. 19, 1952, pg. 5.
  168. Frances Elizabeth Garrison Craddock, Chihuama@aol.com, email dated 6 Aug 2004.
  169. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg. 231, 234.
  170. Ibid., pg. 233.
  171. Marriage Records - Union Co. NC, Per Annie Traywick.
  172. Brenda Plyler.
  173. Blount, Notable Southern Families, Vol. I, p. 34.
  174. Ibid., Vol. I, p. 38.
  175. William S. Powell, editor, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography (University of North Carolina Press), Vol 4 L-O, pg 72.
  176. Sanford Liles Bible, Copied by Annie Blythe Ingram, Bible in possession of C.A. Boggan, Pee Dee NC (DAR , Thomas Wade Chapter, Wadesboro NC), p 50.
  177. Dawn Dement Detring, Prodigy Posting, 17 Jan. 1995.
  178. Gravestone McBride Cemetery, Sardis TN (personal visit; picture taken).
  179. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836 (1985), pg. 133.
  180. Atlas of Sebastian County Arkansas compiled and drawn from U.S. Official Surveys, County Records, and Personal Observations, by E.L. Hayes to which is added A New and Revised Map of the State of Arkansas (E.L. Hayes & Co., 79 and ?st Randolph St., Chicago and Fort Smith Arkansas, 1903?), pg. 47, 48.
  181. The Little Legend, p. 134.
  182. Ibid., pg. 134.
  183. Ibid., pgs. 56, 134.
  184. Ibid., pg. 56.
  185. International Genealogical Index. Batch # F867421 - Source Call No. 1396237 , Sheet 41.
  186. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1865 (Dixie Letter Service, Rocky Mount, North Carolina, 1956), pg. 205.
  187. The Little Legend, p. 119.
  188. Ibid., p. 120.
  189. Ibid., p. 122.
  190. Ibid., p. 123.
  191. Ibid., p. 125.
  192. Ibid., p. 118.
  193. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-LT.
  194. Will - George Brewer (Anson Co. Court records 1795, Book D. and E. page 38).
  195. Ben R. Brewer, B.S., M.H.A., L.D., (F.A.C.H.E.), The Long Brewer Line Colonial Family Genealogy with Ancestors, Descendants and Connecting Families - Research and General Information (Tennessee Valley Publishing, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1993), p. 121.
  196. Julie Hampton Ganis email, Dated 4 Dec 1997.
  197. Brewer Book (need real name), pg. 3.
  198. Margaret M. Hoffman, Colony of North Carolina 1735-1764 Abstracts of Land Patents, Volume One (The Roanoke News Company, Weldon, North Carolina, 1982), 3900, pg 13.
  199. Heads of Families - North Carolina, Fayette District, Anson County.
  200. Brewer Book (need real name), pg. 2.
  201. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk D&E, pgs 90 and 74.
  202. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Pg 782.
  203. Julie Hampton Ganis email, Web Posting on Anson Co. page dated 2 Aug. 1998.
  204. 1850 Slave Census, Union Co. NC, pg 24.
  205. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Pg 782, Family 659.
  206. 1870 Union Co. NC Census, M593, 1161, Page 634.
  207. Ibid., Pg 54.
  208. Union County Estates 1818-1969. State of North Carolina Union County Superior Court: Marcus C. Austin Adm. C.T.A. Dugald Ross, Dec'd vs Nancy Edwards & others.
  209. Julie Hampton Ganis email, Anson NC Query Forum 20 Aug. 1998.
  210. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, July 30, 1997 group sheet.
  211. Ibid., Ancestor Chart dated 30 July 1997.
  212. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange.
  213. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Ancestor Chart dated 15 May 1989.
  214. Union Co. Heritage Book, pg. 293.
  215. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley, Data downloaded 27 Dec 2001.
  216. Family Tree Chart - John Hurt; provided by Annie Lee Traywick.
  217. Family Tree Charts, Chart 43, Virginia Deese.
  218. Anson Co. NC Census - 1810, pg 30.
  219. 1800 Anson Co. NC census, Pg 222.
  220. jpresson@att.net, FTM file sent 4-27-2000.
  221. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg 4.
  222. Letter from Dr. B. I. Lawrence (Professor Emeritus, Central Methodist College, Colonel, US Army, Retired (Fayette MO) to George W. Vest, 23 June 1970; held by George Vest (Lexington Kentucky).
  223. The Little Legend, pg 188.
  224. Lineage application of Mrs. Jo Ann Roth Taylor, national no. 587435, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, supplemental (Thomas Griffin) (Approved April 17, 1974).
  225. Cagle & Sinclair tombstone, Concord Methodist Church, Ansonville, Anson Co. North Carolina (); Sandra Elliott.
  226. Weynette Parks Haun, Edgecombe County North Carolina County Court Minutes 1744 thru 1762, Book I; (Fee Docket 1745-1746) Edgecombe County, Northampton County; (Crown Docket 1755-1763) Edgecombe County (Weynette Parks Haun, 243 Argonne Drive, Durham NC 27704), pg 271-10 (of Minutes book).
  227. John F. Morrison, Jr., Letter from John F. Morrison Jr. to William L. McDonald, 2207 Berry Avenue, Florence AL (P.O. Box 403, Lawrenceburg Tennnessee, 12 February 1966).
  228. Robin Crew and Betty Womble, Lauderdale Co. Library Special Collection, Materials copied in Home of William L. McDonald.
  229. Abstracts from Lucinda Cantrell Cockburn Hays Bible. Bible in possession of Mrs. Thomas H. Sharer, 207 E. First Stree, Tuscumbia, Alabama, and was copied and contributed by Edgar D. Byler III, Collinwood TN (William L. McDonald Florence Notebooks, Family History Center Film No.).
  230. Alabama Records, Vol. 104, pg 20, Will of John Cantrell.
  231. Michael Smith, mailto:spanky@scsn.net, http://www.cityathletics.com/genealogy, email dated 14 Sep. 1998.
  232. Malinda Anne Conner Fairall, Family Group Sheet dated Feb. 14, 1997.
  233. The Little Legend, p 148.
  234. Early Alabama Marriages, pg. 206.
  235. Randy Hart of Henderson Co. TN, email dated 7-5-1998.
  236. Patti Smith Lamb, Journey Through the Generations,http://www.paradise-reef.com/pslamb/ (site moved to this address by 11/2002) (Information copied 5-13-1999).
  237. Celeste Mann, ckmann12@msn.com, email dated 14 Sept 2002, citing bible records.
  238. Bob Dellinger, great-grandson of William Marshall Holmes, Bob Dellinger, BWDell@aol.com.
  239. Sandra Kelly Family Group Sheet, 8341 Sanford St., Henderson Co. TN; provided by Annie Lee Traywick.
  240. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 13.
  241. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net, Group Sheet.
  242. Submitted by Margaret Hall Mask, 210 Medford Rd. Wilmington, DE 19803, Carolinas Genealogical Society Bulletin, Vol. XXVI, 1, Summer 1989, pg. 9.
  243. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 91.
  244. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Monroe, House 422.
  245. Bonnie Danielson, email dated 10-30-2005.
  246. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg. 158.
  247. Grace Gleason, mach6mom@yahoo.com. citing Marengo Co. Marriage Records, 1860-66, p. 135.
  248. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversation with Pearl Ross Veteto.
  249. Ibid.
  250. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 8.
  251. Ibid., p 23.
  252. Ibid., p 24.
  253. Ibid., p 7.
  254. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p 231.
  255. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 22.
  256. Warren Church, Glenn W. Church, American Ancestry of L. Warren Church I covering 44 New England settler families including Karner, Younglove, Belden, Kellogg, and Teryy (1984), p. 199.
  257. Robert S. Wakefield, F.A.S.G., compiler, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620; Volume 18, Part II; Family of Richard Warren; The fifth generation descendants of his daughters Mary, Anna and Elizabeth only; Richard Warren (4 Winslow Street, Plymouth MA 02360: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1999), p 146.
  258. Will of Francis Coburn (Recorded in Anson Co. NC, Book 2, pg 21, July 1813.).
  259. Mike Cobb, Mike Cobb ; Primary site: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/ Direct to Surname index which contains Taylor and Ross: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/amb/surnames.html (as of 3 Jan 2002), email dated 16 Jan 2000.
  260. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, pg. 95.
  261. 1800 Census, Martin Co. NC, pg 391.
  262. Clarence E. Ratcliff, North Carolina Taxpayers, Volume 2 (Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), p 41.
  263. 1800 Census, Martin Co. NC, pg 389.
  264. 1820 Census, Mecklenburg NC, pg 185.
  265. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk H#2-360.
  266. Ibid., Bk M, pg 202.
  267. Margaret Matthews Cowart, Old Land Records of Lauderdale County, Alabama (Hunstville, Alabama), pg 140.
  268. Alabama Records. Vol. 43, p 48, Will Book B (provided by Nelda Baker).
  269. Will of John Harrington (Signed 24 May 1796; proven July 1796).
  270. Anson County NC Deeds, L-199, M-202.
  271. 1870 Census. TN, Fayette Co., pg 322, Dwelling 76, Household 76.
  272. Marjorie Hurd Hays, Ancestry File, FHC. Submission AF91-105721 (8604 Oakmountain Circle Austin TX 78759), AFN: IJC2-FR.
  273. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, p 95.
  274. Anson County NC Deeds, D-74 (old 61).
  275. Will of Francis Coburn, Proved July 1813.
  276. Nelda Baker email dated Aug. 31, 1998, email dated 7 Sep 1998.
  277. Alabama Records. Vol. 43, p 45, Will Book B (provided by Nelda Baker).
  278. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, p. 95.
  279. Will of George Coburn (Signed 24 December 1798).
  280. Martin Co. Deeds, A-59.
  281. 1810 Census, Anson Co. NC, pg 9.
  282. 1800 Census, Anson Co. NC, pg. 208.
  283. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk L, pg 199.
  284. Margaret Matthews Cowart, Old Land Records of Lauderdale County, Alabama, pg 148.
  285. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk S, pgs 305 & 310.
  286. Ibid., Bk S, pg 447.
  287. Alabama Records. Vol. 213, p 154, Will Book 6 (provided by Nelda Baker).
  288. Donna Stealey, bigjon@mbo.net , email 7-27-1999, citing death certificate.
  289. Alabama Records, Vol. 104, pg 20.
  290. Pension Application for James Ross, Pension No. 5857, Folder W.5-722. Pension Application for Lydia Ross, widow of James Ross, Pension No. 6001 (Application made October Session, Anson County, 1832.).
  291. Union Co. Heritage Book.
  292. John Foster Chapter D.A.R., compiler, Our Heritage, A potpourri of information about Union County and its people (The Monroe Enquirer, October 23, 1958).
  293. The Ross Papers, found in the Union Co. Heritage Room. I believe these papers to be jointly compiled by Mrs. F.D. Austin Sr., Mrs. G.H. Petteway, and Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, partly from information gathered in a 3 day visit with Thomas C. Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart on Feb. 19, 1952, pg. 7.
  294. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter, Vol 14, Number 1, Page 9.
  295. Pension Application for James Ross, Pension No. 5857, Folder W.5-722. Pension Application for Lydia Ross, widow of James Ross, Pension No. 6001, Pension No. 6001.
  296. Alabama Records. Vol. 43, p 431, petition by John Dean (provided by Nelda Baker).
  297. Ibid., Vol. 43, p 431, petition of John Dean (provided by Nelda Baker).
  298. Early Alabama Marriages, Pg 210.
  299. Lucy Barron Lucy Barron ; (617) 495-2446; e-mail: lbarron@fas.harvard.edu, email dated 1/4/99.
  300. Robin Crew and Betty Womble, Lauderdale Co. Library Special Collection, Materials copied in Home of William L. McDonald, Lauderdale Co. Marriage Records, 1818-1857, pg 766.
  301. G.D. Buckley, Jr., transcriber, March 17, 2000, The Little Affidavit - AFFIDAVIT OF J. E. Little, in Regard to REVOLUTIONARY SERVICES OF CAPTAIN CHARLES POLK, MECKLENBURG COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA AS SHOWN BY RECORDS U.S. PENSION OFFICE, WASHINGTON D. C. (Transcribed from a photocopy from Martha Little, original document on file with the North Carolina State Archives, Charles E. Shelby Collection, R#214, F#427).
  302. Will of John Cockburn (Signed 7 July 1808).
  303. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., The Deeds of Tyrrell County North Carolinas 1735-1760, pg 11 (Deed Book 1, pg 246).
  304. Martin Co. Deeds, p. 75, Martin Co. Deed Book A, pg. 423 & 424.
  305. Abstracts of Rev. War Pension Files, Pg. 687.
  306. Submitted by Margaret Hall Mask, 210 Medford Rd. Wilmington, DE 19803, Carolinas Genealogical Society Bulletin, Vol. XXVII, 1, Summer 1990, pg. 5.
  307. Ibid., XXVII, 1; Summer 1990.
  308. Benton Co. Marriages, Beginning 1852, p. 112.
  309. Nettie Little Sexton, as quoted in The Little Legend by Irma Little Boyer.
  310. Byron Sistler, Early West Tennessee Marriages.
  311. The Little Legend, pg 150.
  312. Ibid., pg 187.
  313. Hart, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800, p 58.
  314. The Little Legend, pg 185.
  315. David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Edgecombe County, North Carolina, 1761-1825, Volume I, p. 61.
  316. Nancy Sevier.
  317. Union Co. Heritage Book, pg 289.
  318. Sandy's Genealogy Homepage: Stiles-Raney and Smith-Morgan Family Genealogy Webpage; http://www.geocities.com/skstiles48/, as of 9 July 2006.
  319. William Edward Cox, Our Family Genealogy, p 155.
  320. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4PKR-SM.
  321. Wanda Barnes Hall, Pedigree chart provide 12 Jul 1998.
  322. Atlas of Sebastian County Arkansas compiled and drawn from U.S. Official Surveys, County Records, and Personal Observations, by E.L. Hayes to which is added A New and Revised Map of the State of Arkansas, pg. 46.
  323. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1856, pg. 213.
  324. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe. p 159, citing Edgecombe Co. Will Book F, pg 124, dated 7/25/1827 and probated Feb. 1831.
  325. Bob Dellinger, great-grandson of William Marshall Holmes, Bob Dellinger, BWDell@aol.com, email dated 26 Dec. 2001.
  326. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter. XVII, No. 3, pg. 46: Marriage Bonds and Licenses of Union County, NC.
  327. 1850 Census, pg 187.
  328. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 77.
  329. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 6, pg 587.
  330. Deed from Hugh & Susannah Ross to Thomas A. Price.
  331. Nancy Brown, From materials from Lida Guidry.
  332. Betty Martin, Family History of Henry and Esther Mullis (email report dated June 11, 2000).
  333. The Little Legend, pg. 93.
  334. Hamilton's Crossroads Church Cemetery (Provided by Lib Phyllis or Brenda Plyler).
  335. Buren Little (Visit in May 1997).
  336. Jane Davis, Family group sheed for Richard Reuben Davis.
  337. Union Co. Heritage Book, pg 291.
  338. Lib Phillips, Provided by Nancy Brown.
  339. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter. XXIX, 2; Fall 1992-93; Some Estate Legal Ads from the Monroe Enquirer 1875-76; Union Co. Superior Court of July 3, 1876.
  340. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Page 87, Dwelling 626, Family 611.
  341. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated 5 Aug. 1997.
  342. Carolina Genealogical Society Newsletter. XVII, No. 3, page 46, Marriage Bonds and Licenses of Union County, N.C.
  343. John W. Lewis family bible (in possession of Rachel Cole, Mansfield AR.).
  344. The Little Legend, pg. 48.
  345. Union Co. Marriages, 1843-1899, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jganis/unionco/mgshome.html.
  346. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900; http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/MarriageSearchServlet.
  347. Allen Family Bible - quoted by Mary Ann Nichols through Martha Little, Have not seen the bible.
  348. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 148.
  349. 1880 Henderson Co. TN census, Vol. 15, Ed. 57, Dist. 37, Sheet 15.
  350. The Little Legend, pg 171.
  351. Pamela Devine, email dated 28 May 2003, Re: Martha Little; pamdennis@sbcglobal.net.
  352. Zella DeWitt , email dated 3/23/2009.
  353. The Little Legend.
  354. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p. 231.
  355. Bible Record for family of Sandford Liles (Provided by Linney Liles. Sanford Liles Bible owned by Miss Mattie Boggan, Pee Dee NC.).
  356. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 142.
  357. Atlas of Sebastian County Arkansas compiled and drawn from U.S. Official Surveys, County Records, and Personal Observations, by E.L. Hayes to which is added A New and Revised Map of the State of Arkansas, pg. 47.
  358. 1870 Census, AR, Sebastian Co., pg 105.
  359. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, email dated 15 Dec. 1998.
  360. Daniel R. Lanter (1942 S. 3rd St Abilene TX 79602 dlanter@camalott.com).
  361. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email dated 9-12-2005. "I held her hand as she died from a massive stroke. I was only six years old at the time, but I recall it vividly as she was a wonderful lady.".
  362. Ibid., email dated 14 September 2005.
  363. Ibid., emails dated 20 Aug 2000; 13 July 2003.
  364. Ibid., email dated 27 Sep 2004.
  365. Laura Remissong . William Wesley Duncan Family, email dated 11 May 2000.
  366. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email dated 3 Jan 2002.
  367. Blanche Adams Chapman, with Consolidated Index by Jessica Budick and Anita Comtois, Wills and Administrations of Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1647-1800, p.140.
  368. Wanda Barnes Hall, Notes dated Aug. 1997.
  369. The Little Legend, p 17.
  370. Ibid., p 16.
  371. Edward Deshields, edeshields@austin.rr.com, email dated 2/20/2007.
  372. Joseph W. Watson, Kinfolks of Edgecombe County North Carolina, 1788-1855 (Joseph W. Watson, 406 Piedmont Avenue, Rocky Mount, N.C. 27801, 1969), pg. 336, DB 26-286.
  373. Ibid., pg. 336.
  374. Jo Ann Cooper letter dated May 26, 1998. Group Record for John "Jacky" Edwards daterd 10 Jun 1998.
  375. A Pioneer History by Martha Olive Edwards Starling, youngest daughter of Charlie Griffin Edwards, written in 1939, pg. 10 & 11.
  376. Ibid., Births & Deaths.
  377. Ibid., pg. 1.
  378. Ibid., Marriages.
  379. Ibid., Births.
  380. Marriage Records - Union Co. NC, Copy provided by Brenda Plyler.
  381. Notes written by Beth Warren Collins while visiting at the home farm in Anson County North Carolina; daughter of Jean Edwards Warren. (Provided by Jo Ann Cooper).
  382. Lineage application of Jo Ann Roth Taylor Cooper, national no.587495, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, supplemental (John Edwards), "Add" volume 797, approved 1998.
  383. Jo Ann Cooper letter dated May 26, 1998, Group Sheet for John Edwards, dated 10 Jun 1998.
  384. Ibid., Group Sheet daterd 10 Jun 1998.
  385. Ibid., Group Sheet dated 10 Jun 1998.
  386. A Pioneer History by Martha Olive Edwards Starling, youngest daughter of Charlie Griffin Edwards, written in 1939, pg. 6.
  387. Calvin Edwards, email dated 1/4/1999.
  388. Marriage Records - Union Co. NC.
  389. Union Co. Deeds, Book 4, pgs 407 and 409.
  390. Benton Co. Marriages 1873-1878, as quoted in The Little Legend, p. 175.
  391. The Little Legend, pg 168.
  392. Old State House Museum, A Multimedia Museum of Arkansas History, People and Culture, http://www.oldstatehouse.com/exhibits/virtual/governors/the_progressive_era/little.asp, published by The Old State House Museum, 300 W. Markham, Little Rock AR, 2003.
  393. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-BG.
  394. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 138.
  395. Iredell Co. NC Will Book; Will of John Farrell (dated 13 Nov. 1826), Iredell Will Bk 2, p. 43.
  396. 1840 Census, NC, Iredell Co., pg 215.
  397. Reese H. Ferrell, John Ferrell's will, Franklin Co. NC, 1786.
  398. Ibid., email dated 2 Jan. 1999.
  399. Thomas McAdory Owen, The Ross Family, with a Sketch of Jack Ferrill Ross, First Territorial and State Treasurer of Alabama; a photocopy of article from The Gulf States Historical Magazine, Nov. 1902 (The Alabama Genealogical Register, Vol 3, Issue 3, pgs. 131-134, Sept. 1961).
  400. North Carolina Revolutionary Soldiers, Sailors, Patriots & Descendants, pg 159.
  401. Anson County NC Deeds, W-230.
  402. The Little Legend, p 14.
  403. Bible record of James L. Fleming and Sarah C. Little (provided by Tommie Anderson Stapleton, Port Orange, FL Tommie1210@AOL.COM).
  404. Memoirs of Western Arkansas; as recorded on the Scott Co. GenWeb page ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ar/scott/biographies/biog3.txt (The Southern Publishing Company, Chicago and Nashville, 1891.), Scott County, p 398-433.
  405. Atlas of Sebastian County Arkansas compiled and drawn from U.S. Official Surveys, County Records, and Personal Observations, by E.L. Hayes to which is added A New and Revised Map of the State of Arkansas, pg. 48.
  406. Estate of Asa Little.
  407. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 79.
  408. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Volume 4, p 73.
  409. Henderson County Tennessee Cemeteries, Lexington Cemetery: http://web.utk.edu/~ddonahue/henderson/lex-2.htm.
  410. Henderson Co. Cemetery Inscriptions.
  411. Henderson Co. Marriage Records, http://www.tngenweb.org/henderson/mgroom3.prn.
  412. Tammy Smallwood (Tammy.Smallwood@aimco.com) - based on information from her grandfather Roy Lee Godwin, grandson of Ellis Godwin. email dated 9/21/2000.
  413. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-H4.
  414. Nancy Jane Moore Austin, Mary Lois Moore Yandle, The Moore Families of Anson and Union Counties NC 1750-1986, pg. 9.
  415. 1850 Census, Union Co. pg 185.
  416. Obituary for Martha Sinclair, provided to me by Sandra Elliot (Anson County newspapers on microfilm, The Anson Times, July 17, 1884, page 3).
  417. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins (Great Migration Study Project, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston 1995), pg 1190.
  418. Ancestry.com. 1810 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Third Census of the United States, 1810. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1810. M252, 71 rolls. 1810; Census Place: , Pitt, North Carolina; Roll: 41; Page: 510; Image: 500.00.
  419. Ancestry.com. 1820 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourth Census of the United States, 1820. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1820. M33, 142 rolls. 1820; Census Place: , Greene, North Carolina; Roll: M33_82; Page: 252; Image: 143.
  420. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated 2-5-1998.
  421. Ibid., Letter dated 2-5-1998; quoting will B-69.
  422. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 5, pg 633.
  423. Nancy Jane Moore Austin, Mary Lois Moore Yandle, The Moore Families of Anson and Union Counties NC 1750-1986, pg. 10.
  424. John H. Hurt, Sr. Pedigree Chart, dated 30 June 1987 (provided to me by Annie Lee Traywick).
  425. Louise Pool Odom, email dated 6-19-1999.
  426. Genoal Russell, email dated 24 Sept. 1998.
  427. Tyrrell Co. Deed Book 4, Pt. One, Pt Two, pg 51 (Deed Bk 4, Pt. 2, pg 316).
  428. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg 48.
  429. Will of David Griffin, dated October 15, 1815.
  430. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg. 4.
  431. Ibid., pg 15.
  432. Ibid., pg. 17.
  433. Nancy Jane Moore Austin, Mary Lois Moore Yandle, The Moore Families of Anson and Union Counties NC 1750-1986, pg. 1.
  434. John Foster Chapter D.A.R., compiler, Our Heritage, A potpourri of information about Union County and its people (The Monroe Enquirer, October 23, 1958), October 23, 1958.
  435. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 12.
  436. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg. 16.
  437. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., The Deeds of Tyrrell County North Carolinas 1735-1760, pg 11; Deed book 1, pg. 160-(231).
  438. Jim Smith (Jimmie L. Smith - jsmith28@bellsouth.net), email dated 4 Apr 1999.
  439. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 770, Dwelling 590.
  440. Jim Smith (Jimmie L. Smith - jsmith28@bellsouth.net), email dated 5 Apr 1999.
  441. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, p 61.
  442. The Ross Papers, found in the Union Co. Heritage Room. I believe these papers to be jointly compiled by Mrs. F.D. Austin Sr., Mrs. G.H. Petteway, and Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, partly from information gathered in a 3 day visit with Thomas C. Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart on Feb. 19, 1952.
  443. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 93.
  444. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pgs. 1, 12.
  445. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Tombstone & family information.
  446. Ibid., Tombstones & fmaily information.
  447. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net, Union Co. Marriage Bond.
  448. Francis M. Manning & W.H. Booker, Martin County History, Vol. I, p 223.
  449. James Ross, Philadelphia PA, 1882, The Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg 22 & 23.
  450. Celia Brazeal, Martin County Will Book 1, 1774-1810; as abstracted (Northampton County Cousins.. Special Bulletin (No. 14) Martin County North Carolina Will book 1 1774-1810), pg 3 (Will Book 1, pg 48).
  451. Jim Smith, jsmith28@bellsouth.net, Jim Smith, message on Genforum, Message posted on Genforum 15 Jun 2002.
  452. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg. 770.
  453. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 11.
  454. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, p 81.
  455. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, DCXN-XM.
  456. Martha Little, Little Roots List dated Sept. 5, 1998.
  457. John Foster Chapter D.A.R., compiler, Our Heritage, A potpourri of information about Union County and its people (The Monroe Enquirer, October 23, 1958), Oct-23-1958.
  458. Will of Thomas Griffin (Signed 16 Dec 1806; proved Oct. Session 1807).
  459. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, pg 1.
  460. Ibid., pg. 15.
  461. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg. 770, Dwelling 589.
  462. Linda Harris email to Pitt County Researchers List dated 6 April 1999. Linda's email is lfh@prodigy.net.
  463. Gene Ross Kellough, The ancestry of Gene Ross including the Ross line and associated lines of Bennet, Grimes, Llewellyn, Knighton, Turnbull and Kyle (Seneca, S.C.: G.R. Kellough, 1986).
  464. The Little Legend, pg 162.
  465. Kathy Parish's FamilyTreeMaker posted web page: Descendants of Jacob Little http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/p/a/r/Kathy-S-Parrish/GENE5-0003. html (Kathy Parish; online as of 6-7-1998).
  466. The Little Legend, pg 132.
  467. Ibid., pg 129.
  468. Daniel J. Little obituary (The Report of the Missouri Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, 1919 edition, obtained by Dr. B.I. Lawrence through correspondence of George Vest).
  469. The Little Legend, p. 188.
  470. Ibid., p 138.
  471. Ibid., p 81.
  472. Ibid., p 81; quoting Seb. Co. Bk C, p 521.
  473. Lindie Magann ( Little), Aspen@access.net.au, email dated 5 July 1997.
  474. Sandra Lutz, correspondence, Family Group Sheet Nov. 1997.
  475. Fred M Griffin, Raymond C Griffin, and Lee Griffin, The History and Genealogy of the Thomas Griffin Family, p. 81.
  476. 1880 Henderson Co. TN census.
  477. Ibid., ED 61, pg 14.
  478. 1880 Census. TN, Henderson Co., ED 57, Pg 10, Dwelling 15, Family 124.
  479. Bible Record - Dugall Ross, The New Testament, Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, Translated out of the Original Greek; The former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised (Cincinnati, Published by E. Morgan & Co. 1851), Marriages page.
  480. 1880 Census. TN, Henderson Co., ED 3, Pg 10, Dwelling 91, Family 96.
  481. Rebecca Vineyard & Louise Clenney, Henderson County Times article on Center Hill Community (Lexington, Tenn., Wednesday April 29, 1981), Little Family Picture caption.
  482. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, DCXP-14.
  483. Sandra Lutz, correspondence, Quotes Dictionary of Alabama Biography.
  484. The Little Legend, p. 28, quoting Rock Creek Parish Register.
  485. Matilda Jane Little Hare (Mrs. R.F. Hare) obituary, Statesville Record, Statesville, Iredell Co. NC, 8/18/1950,.
  486. DHargette@aol.com, David Hargette, a descendant of Vera Helms, email dated 9 Sept. 2000.
  487. Alabama Records, Vol. 213, pg 195 (provided by Nelda Baker).
  488. Abra Carroll, "Matthew & Lydia Hasty and family," e-mail message from () to Jane Murtishaw Lindsey, 10/30/2006.
  489. John T. Palmer correspondence.
  490. Philemon Hawkins Bible, http://www.lofthouse.com/warren/bibles/query001.htm#44.
  491. My Virginia and North Carolina Genealogical Exchange, Forrest Davis King, http://members.aol.com/vafdking/index.htm, William Duke chart. Descendancy Chart of William Duke Sr of Isle of Wight County, http://members.aol.com/vafdking/dukew.htm, fkroots@aol.com .
  492. 1830 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifth Census of the United States, 1830. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1830. M19, 201 rolls. River, Warren, North Carolina; Roll: 125; Page: 599.
  493. Ancestry.com. 1840 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1840. M704, 580 rolls. Warren, North Carolina; Roll: 372; Page: 40.
  494. Wayne County Wheelers Reminiscences; provided by Grace Gleason October 2002, pg 465.
  495. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg 91.
  496. Dorothy S. Crock; dotsc@net1inc.net, email dated 13 Aug 1998.
  497. International Genealogical Index. Batch #5018808 - Source Call No. 1553776 , Sheet 31.
  498. Bonnie Danielson note dated 4-1-1997, Note dated 4-1-1997.
  499. Malinda Anne Conner Fairall, Group Sheet dated Feb. 14, 1997.
  500. The Little Legend, p. 15.
  501. 1870 Union Co. NC Census, Pg 53, Family 389.
  502. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 38CH-HK.
  503. Ibid., 38CH-CV.
  504. Ibid., 38CH-76.
  505. Ibid., 38CH-9J.
  506. Ibid., 38CH-GD.
  507. Ibid., 38CH-BP.
  508. Ibid., 38CH-F7.
  509. Ibid., 38CH-CL.
  510. Ibid., 38CH-D2.
  511. Ibid., 38CH-8C.
  512. Ibid., 38CH-00.
  513. Family Tree Charts, Chart 26, Virginia Helms Deese.
  514. Bob Dellinger, great-grandson of William Marshall Holmes, Bob Dellinger, BWDell@aol.com, email dated 29 Nov. 2000.
  515. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, Dwelling 1147.
  516. Henderson County Tennessee Cemeteries, UNION HILL CEMETERY, Glenda Ann Nobles Parchman: ttp://web.utk.edu/~ddonahue/henderson/unionhil.htm (Tennessee GenWeb, Henderson County, as of 21 Mar 1999).
  517. Tennessee Death Index 1908-1912, http://www.state.tn.us/sos/statelib/pubsvs/death2.htm#index.
  518. 1850 Census. NC, Union Co., typed page 67, written pg 133, Dwelling 978.
  519. Sandra Kelly Family Group Sheet, 8341 Sanford St., Henderson Co. TN; provided by Annie Lee Traywick, Pedigree sheet dated 4-3-87.
  520. Henderson Co. Cemeteries, pg. 291, Union Hill Cemetery.
  521. Family Tree Charts, Chart 3, compiled by Mrs. Josephine Allen.
  522. Harry Franklin Ross, a descendant of Silas Hosea Ross, HRoss29886@aol.com, email dated 10 Mar 1999.
  523. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net, Group Sheet/Marriage Bond.
  524. Mrs. Lela Horton Little Dies After Long Illness; Burial at Smyrna (Monroe Enquirer?).
  525. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk 10, pgs 380, 383, 386.
  526. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSW-8V.
  527. David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Edgecombe County, North Carolina, 1761-1825, Volume I, pg. 62.
  528. Jim Fritz, Email dated 9 Feb. 1998.
  529. Kenneth Collins, email dated 8/28/00.
  530. The Little Legend, p. 155.
  531. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, email dated 6-21-1998.
  532. Marriage Bonds and Licenses of Union Co. NC, Carolinas Genealogical Society Bulletin, Vol XVII, No. 3.
  533. Grace Gleason, mach6mom@yahoo.com. citing Marengo Co. Marriage Records, 1860-66, p. 276.
  534. 1850 Census, Marengo Co.
  535. Grace Gleason, mach6mom@yahoo.com.
  536. Nancy Ross, widow of Dugal Ross, Pension Application 734977 (Feb 9, 1901).
  537. Gravestone McBride Cemetery, Sardis TN (personal visit; picture taken), McBride Cemetery, Sardis TN.
  538. 1900 Census, Henderson Co. TN.
  539. 1900 Census, TN, Henderson Co.
  540. Nancy Ross, widow of Dugal Ross, Pension Application 734977 (Feb 9, 1901), Widow's Application for Accrued Pension.
  541. Ibid., Widow's Application.
  542. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:151Q-M0R.
  543. Ibid., AFN: 151Q-M0R.
  544. Hathaway's Register, North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Reporter, Vol. I, No. 3, July 1900, p 325.
  545. Marriage Certificate - Patsy Liles & Moses Jordan.
  546. The Little Legend, p. 7.
  547. 1870 Census, TN - Henderson Co., District 11, Family 5.
  548. Sandra Lutz, correspondence, Email 25 Oct 1997.
  549. Ibid., Email 10-25-1997.
  550. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 135.
  551. 1860 Union Co. NC Census.
  552. Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, Year 1900; Census Place: Chambersburg, Iredell, North Carolina; Roll: T623 1201; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 87.
  553. Mayflower Families Through Five Generations; Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620; Volume 18 Part II; Family of Richard Warren; The fifth generation descendants of his daughters Mary, Anna and Elizabeth, p. 151.
  554. The Little Legend, pg. 89.
  555. Ibid., pg. 85.
  556. World Family Tree, Vol 3, Tree 2139.
  557. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk S, pg 211.
  558. David L. Donahue, Lacy Family, P.O. Box 2695, Knoxville, TN 37901-2695; http://web.utk.edu/~ddonahue/families/lacy.txt; ddonahue@utkux.utcc.utk.edu), Copied 7/28/98.
  559. Ibid., Copied 7-28-1998.
  560. Anson County NC Deeds, S-211.
  561. Eileen Sturner, email dated 8 Aug 2003.
  562. 1820 Census, Hickman Co., pg 1.
  563. Lena Lacy (Mrs. Bardwell) Murdock, Early Days in Medon Tenn. (The Jackson Sun), p. 2, 3.
  564. 1830 Census, TN-Ma-78.
  565. 1840 Census, TN-MADI-107.
  566. Anson County NC Deeds, Book C, pg 211.
  567. 1830 Census, TN-Ma-81.
  568. Lena Lacy (Mrs. Bardwell) Murdock, Early Days in Medon Tenn.
  569. Will of Thomas Lacy.
  570. Iredell County Tracks, Vol. XIII Number 1, January 1990, pg 8.
  571. Iredell Co. NC Will Book; Will of John Farrell.
  572. Migrations from MD to NC (need exact title) (Family Line Publications, Westminster MD), p 98.
  573. Betsy Summar, "The Little Legend," e-mail message from to Irma Boyer, Jane Murtishaw, 3-13-2003.
  574. Marvin K. Dorman, Jr., Edgecombe Co. Abstracts of Court Minutes 1744-46, 1757-94 (Marvin K. Dorman, Jr., 1968). pg. 29, Footnote 22 says "Found also on Feb. 28, 1772".
  575. Joseph W. Watson, Abstracts of Early Deeds of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1759-1772 (The Reprint Company, Publishers; Spartanburg, South Carolina; 1993), pg. 174, DB E-65.
  576. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1856.
  577. Estate of Asa Little, Filed 12 April 1884.
  578. Marvin K. Dorman, Jr., Edgecombe Co. Abstracts of Court Minutes 1744-46, 1757-94, pg. 29, Jan. 1767.
  579. Ibid., pg. 31, Feb. 1769.
  580. Joseph W. Watson, Abstracts of Early Deeds of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1759-1772, Abstracts of Deed Book E, Deed E-261.
  581. Lee Green, Letter to Lee W. Green (grandson), January 15, 1895; Halletsville, Lavaca County, Texas (Copy of letter provided by Barbara Owens (bo2plenty@yahoo.com), July 23, 1999.).
  582. Joseph W. Watson, Abstracts of Early Deeds of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1759-1772, pg. 363, DB 4-719.
  583. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk F, pg. 43; Bk H#2, pg. 271.
  584. Ibid., Bk. F, pg. 43.
  585. Weynette Parks Haun, Edgecombe County North Carolina County Court Minutes 1744 thru 1762, Book I; (Fee Docket 1745-1746) Edgecombe County, Northampton County; (Crown Docket 1755-1763) Edgecombe County, pg. 126.
  586. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1865, Pg 205.
  587. Marvin K. Dorman, Jr., Edgecombe Co. Abstracts of Court Minutes 1744-46, 1757-94, pg 17, 4th Tuesday March 1762.
  588. Ibid., pg. 18, 4th Tuesday Sept. 1762.
  589. Weynette Parks Haun, Edgecombe County North Carolina County Court Minutes 1744 thru 1762, Book I; (Fee Docket 1745-1746) Edgecombe County, Northampton County; (Crown Docket 1755-1763) Edgecombe County, pg. 18, 4th Tuesday Sept. 1762.
  590. Marilyn Lane Sirmon & Wiulliam Arnold Sirmon, The Ancestry and Known Descendants of Solomon Lee (1758/60 -1818) of New Hanover County, North Carolina (3rd Edtiion 1988).
  591. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 150.
  592. Pension application S4531 for Daniel Lewis (Application Aug. 25, 1832).
  593. Brumbaugh, Maryland Records, Vol. II, p 520.
  594. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 131.
  595. The Little Legend, pg. 26.
  596. Ibid., pg 26.
  597. Calloway Co. KY Tax Records for 1845 (Microfilm 007908).
  598. 1850 Census, KY, Calloway Co., pg 518.
  599. 1880 Sebastian Co. AR Census.
  600. John W. Lewis will (1886), Record of Wills and Testaments, Executors Bonds, Volume A, 1881-1918, pg 115,, Sebastian County Courthouse; recorded by the Chuch of Latter Day Saints, microfilm 1034077, Item ?.
  601. Proceedings of the M.W. Grand Lodge of F. & A. Masons of the State of Arkansas at An Emergent Communication for the Laying of the Cornerstone of the Temple. Vol. 4, No. 1, Fifty-second Regular Annual Communication, Nov. 17th and 18th, 1891, Page 124.
  602. The Little Legend, p 53.
  603. Ibid., p 57.
  604. Calloway Co. KY Deeds, Deed Book R, p 488: 24 Dec 1843.
  605. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, pg. 134.
  606. The Little Legend, p. 16.
  607. Montie Lewis Little, death certifcate no. 57 012749 (1957), Arkansas State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Little Rock, Arkansas.
  608. Meryle Little Murtishaw, Interview May 31, 1998.
  609. The Little Legend, pg. 66.
  610. Calloway Co. KY Record of Births.
  611. David Liles Bible (Family Record of Mr. Carl Price, Monore, NC).
  612. 1880 Census, TN, Henry Co., 16-72-2.
  613. Byron Sistler, Early West Tennessee Marriages, p. 173.
  614. Mrs. Mary K. Davis and Miss Mary Liles, compilers, Liles Family of Anson County.
  615. B. Joan Piper, posting on Liles Genforum, 13 Aug. 1998 (http://genforum.familytreemaker.com/liles/messages/66.html).
  616. Henry L. Liles, Huntingdon TN.
  617. 1800 Anson Co. NC census.
  618. 1810 Census.
  619. 1820 Census.
  620. 1830 Census.
  621. 1800 Anson Co. NC census, pg 226.
  622. 1850 Census, Union Co., p 56, Family 821.
  623. 1870 Union Co. NC Census, Pg. 616.
  624. Marriage and Death Notices from The North Carolina ARGUS newspaper from November 14, 1848-March 16, 1850.
  625. 1850 Mortality Census, Union Co. NC.
  626. The Little Legend, pg. 7.
  627. Patricia Presson Carlson, carlsonmg@home.com, email dated 5 March 1999.
  628. Liles Family Forum, http://genforum.familytreemaker.com/my/. Posted by J. Sweets on November 30, 1998 at 20:52:38:.
  629. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 770.
  630. Submitted by Margaret Hall Mask, 210 Medford Rd. Wilmington, DE 19803, Carolinas Genealogical Society Bulletin, Vol. XXVI, 1, Summer 1989, page 9.
  631. Michael C. Hardy http://www.geocities.com/nc37th/.
  632. 1860 Benton Co. TN Census.
  633. 1870 Williamson Co. lL Census.
  634. The Little Legend, pg 11.
  635. Jonathon K. T. Smith, Esq., Benton County (Memphis State University Press), pg. 85 Family moved to Tennessee in 1845.
  636. Ibid., pg. 85 Cagle-Liles.
  637. The Little Legend, pg 5.
  638. 1800 Anson Co. NC census, pg. 202.
  639. The May Wilson McBee Collection, Anson County, North Carolina Abstracts of Early Records (1950), Volume One.
  640. Parker Liles, The Liles Family (1969).
  641. 1840 Census, Henderson Co. TN, pg 338.
  642. 1850 Carrol Co. TN Census, Family #1236.
  643. 1840 Census, Anson Co. NC, pg 83.
  644. 1850 Census, Union Co. NC, pg 56, Family 821.
  645. Carroll Co. TN Court Minutes 1843- 1850, p 289, April 1847.
  646. John Paul Lily, "Narcissa Little," e-mail message from () to Jane Murtishaw Lindsey, 3-3-07.
  647. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p 159.
  648. Ibid., p 162.
  649. 1800 Census, Anson Co. NC, p 216.
  650. Zeb Little letter to J. B. Little.
  651. The Little Bit, Vol. xiii, No. 2, Fall 1990, page 1386.
  652. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley, email dated April 3, 2002.
  653. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 6.
  654. Ibid., p. 20.
  655. Ibid., p 81.
  656. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:1Q6T-9JG.
  657. Ibid., AFN: 1PXC-51X.
  658. Halifax Deeds, 4-400.
  659. Donald E. Ratcliff, North Carolina Taxpayers Volume I.
  660. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMSR-T8.
  661. Grace Gleason, mach6mom@yahoo.com, email dated 17 Aug 2002.
  662. The Little Legend, p 144.
  663. Ibid., pg. 117.
  664. Ibid., pg. 116.
  665. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18.
  666. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversation with Pearl Veteto - on video.
  667. The Little Legend, p. 127.
  668. Mud Creek Primitive Baptist Church minutes, Fol I 1825-1895 (Microfilm FHC), p. 94.
  669. Henderson Co, TN deed books, Book 4, p. 237.
  670. The Little Legend, p. 128.
  671. Gwendolyn Lynette Hester, Ed.D., compiler, Sumter County, Alabama Wills: 1828-1872 Mortality Schedules: 1850-1880 (Dallas, Texas: Southern Roots,), pg 75.
  672. Pleasant Little's will (Signed Feb 7, 1832).
  673. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSS-2F.
  674. 1850 Union Co. NC census.
  675. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Group Sheet dated Feb. 1998.
  676. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p. 232.
  677. Edgecombe Deeds, Bk 9, p 435.
  678. Joseph W. Watson, Kinfolks of Edgecombe County North Carolina, 1788-1855, pg. 40.
  679. David B. Gammon, Records of Estates, Edgecombe County, North Carolina, 1761-1825, Volume I (:,), pg 61.
  680. Fran Walker , re Little Family, email dated 1 May 2000.
  681. Ibid., re Tolson History, email dated 7 May 2000.
  682. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-QS.
  683. Sardis Cemetery, http://www.henderson-lea.hc.k12tn.net/donahue/henderson/sardis.htm. May soon (2004) be at this site instead: .
  684. The Little Legend, pg. 108.
  685. Obituary for Rev. I.B. Little (Albermarle: Stanly News & Press, Feb. 4,1966).
  686. , Sumter County, Alabama Wills: 1828-1872 Mortality Schedules: 1850-1880, pg 220.
  687. , compiler, Surry County, Virginia Deed Book 4 (1742-1747) (Miami Beach, FL 33140-1369: T.L.C. Genealogy, P.O.Box 403369), pg. 15; citing Deed Book 4, p 99.
  688. Land Office Patents and Grants, Patents No. 28 1746-1749 (Vol. 1 and Vol. 2). http://198.17.62.51/cgi-bin/drawer/disk19/CC150/0431/L1029?5.
  689. Surry County Deed Books, p. 464.
  690. William Lindsey Hopkins, Surry County, Virginia Deeds and Estate Accounts 1756-1787, Citing a 12 Jan 1765 deed, Bk ?, pg 249.
  691. Ibid., Deed Bk?, p.383, p.385.
  692. International Genealogical Index. Batch F876078 - Source Call No. 1396365, Sheet 50.
  693. Celia Brazeal, Martin County Will Book 1, 1774-1810; as abstracted, Pg 11.
  694. Fred A. Olds, An Abstract of NC Wills from about 1760 to about 1800, supplementing Grime's Abstract of NC Wills 1663 to 1760. Prepared from the originals and other data (2nd Ed. Baltimore, Southern Book Co., 1954.).
  695. William Lindsey Hopkins, Surry County, Virginia Deeds and Estate Accounts 1756-1787, #8, p.249.
  696. 1850 Census, AL, Sumter Co., pg 323, Dwelling 1011.
  697. , Sumter County, Alabama Wills: 1828-1872 Mortality Schedules: 1850-1880, pg 231.
  698. The Little Legend, pg 184.
  699. Joseph W. Watson, Estate Records of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1820-1850, Vol. II (Joseph W. Watson, 406 Piedmont Ave. Rocky Mount, NC 27801; 1983), pg. 143.
  700. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMT2-FD.
  701. Elizabeth Ann Wright, Manning and Allied Families.
  702. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMT2-GK.
  703. Ibid., AFN: 151Q-LV0.
  704. Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas Jr., compiler, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, Inc, 1983), p 31.
  705. Lib Phillips.
  706. Jacob Little Sr of Pitt &( Anson Co. NC Descendant Listing, June 22, 2007.
  707. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-NG.
  708. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:151Q-LTR.
  709. The Little Bit, Vol. xiii, No. 2, Fall 1990, page 1385.
  710. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1856, pg 212.
  711. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMSS-79.
  712. Ibid., AFN: ZMSS-64.
  713. The Little Legend, pg 157.
  714. Ibid., pg 183.
  715. Ibid., pg. 128.
  716. Rebecca Vineyard & Louise Clenney, Henderson County Times article on Center Hill Community.
  717. The Scott County Record, Waldron, Ark. (GenWeb, Scott Co. Ark., http://www.rootsweb.com/~arscott/newsb.htm), Thursday, Nov. 8, 1917.
  718. The Little Legend, p 82.
  719. Ibid., pg. 64.
  720. Ibid., pg. 114.
  721. Crandle Little tombstone, Stancill Cemetery, Belvoir, Pitt Co. NC (Highway 33 from Greenville north to Belvoir. At crossroads turn right on Porter Road. 3-4 miles on left); Tracy Stancill; posted on Pitt Co. Genweb: http://www.usgennet.org/usa/nc/county/pitt/ as of 2/24/03.
  722. Dr. Wesley Little, A History of an American Pioneer Family: Thomas Little of Beaufort County, North Carolina, and His Descendants , 1700-2002 (Pensacola FL: Wesley Little, May 10, 2003), pg 109.
  723. The Little Legend, p 71.
  724. Terry Savage.
  725. Daniel Little of Rowan County.
  726. The Little Bit.
  727. Obituary published in The Journal of the Missouri Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church of 1920 (Reprinted in The Little Legend, page 188).
  728. Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, Year: 1870; Census Place: New Salem, Union, North Carolina; Roll: M593_1161; Page: 625; Image: 768.
  729. Ibid., Year: 1880; Census Place: Chambersburg, Iredell, North Carolina; Roll: T9_968; Family History Film: 1254968; Page: 143.3000; Enumeration District: 146; Image: 0602.
  730. J.P. Little obituary, Statesville Record, Statesville, Iredell Co. NC, date unknown, (provided by Jane Davis).
  731. Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, Year: 1920;Census Place: Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina; Roll: T625_1306; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 100; Image: 313.
  732. Lisa Little.
  733. Monroe County Enquirer. Guessing it is Enquirer; name of newpaper not on article.
  734. Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, Year: 1930; Census Place: Olin, Iredell, North Carolina; Roll: 1700; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 513.0.
  735. Ibid., Year: 1920;Census Place: Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina; Roll: T625_1306; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 402.
  736. The Little Legend, pg 50.
  737. Ibid., p. 50.
  738. Mud Creek Primitive Baptist Church minutes, Fol I 1825-1895, p. 16, Oct 1858.
  739. Nancy Anderson - unab22@att.net, Summary of Pension Papers of Thomas J. Griswold http://www.tngenweb.org/henderson/Griswell_pension_papers.htm (Copied 17 Sept. 2002).
  740. Henderson County Guardian Records, Vol. A, p. 239.
  741. Jonathan Kennon Thompson Smith, A Genealogical Miscellany, Henderson County Tennessee; http://www.henderson-lea.hc.k12tn.net/donahue/gm/gm2-21.htm.
  742. David Liles Little letters, photocopy; original was held by Dorothy Little in 1998, now deceased. Letter to J. B. Little dated 10 Dec 1894.
  743. The Little Legend, p. 57.
  744. Elizabeth W. Little obituary (Camden Chronicle, pg. 5, Februay 13, 1925).
  745. The Little Legend, pg. 50.
  746. Ibid., pg 140.
  747. Ibid., p 140.
  748. Ibid., p 110.
  749. J. Randal Little, randal_little@railway-claim-services.com.
  750. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, Page 274, Dwelling 127, Family 1277.
  751. Betty Couch Wiltshire, Carroll County, Mississippi, Pioneers (Heritage Books, 1990).
  752. Union Co. Deeds, Book 5, pg 635.
  753. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net, Pedigree Chart.
  754. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Family Group Sheet.
  755. 1840 Anson Co. NC Census, pg. 73.
  756. Anson Co. NC Census - 1860, pg 583, Household 1100.
  757. Anson Co. NC Census - 1850, Pg 185, Sandy Point Dist., House 390.
  758. Joseph W. Watson, Kinfolks of Edgecombe County North Carolina, 1788-1855, pg. 238, DB 21-657.
  759. 1850 Census, Washington Co. TX, pg 612.
  760. Carroll, Mississippi; Roll: T9_642; Family History Film: 1254642; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 18; Image: 508.
  761. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSS-3L.
  762. Early American Marriages: Atlantic South Region (Ancestry Hometown Database).
  763. Will of Jesse Little, 1825 (North Carolina Archives: Series: Edgecombe Co. .037, Box 801.19).
  764. TN 1860 census.
  765. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Tombstones & Family Records.
  766. Marriage License for Ellen Little and Christopher Columbus Presson, Carroll Co. TN, dated 27 August 1852, solemnized 29 Aug. 1852 by W.L. Pinson, J.P. (Marriage Record Book No. A, Page No. 248).
  767. Rebecca Vineyard & Louise Clenney, Henderson County Times article on Center Hill Community, Picture (and caption) of Pink Little family.
  768. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversation with Frank Little - on video.
  769. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p. 21.
  770. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversaton with Pearl Veteto and others.
  771. Rebecca Vineyard & Louise Clenney, Henderson County Times article on Center Hill Community, Little Family Photo caption.
  772. 1810 Census, Pitt, North Carolina; Roll: 41; Page: 518.
  773. 1800 Census, Greenville, Pitt, North Carolina; .Roll: 32; Page: 281; Image: 261.
  774. Ibid., Pitt, North Carolina; Roll: 41; Page: 518.
  775. 1820 Census, Capt Wallis District, Pitt, North Carolina; Roll: M33_82; Page: 545; Image: 300.
  776. Roger Kammerer, Genealogy.com, Little Family Genealogy Forum, Little Family of Hall Co. GA, #4313, posted July 6, 2003 at 8:06:56.
  777. Jane Davis, email dated 6 June 2007.
  778. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 757, household 490.
  779. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DST-T6.
  780. Tommie Anderson Stapleton; Port Orange, FL Tommie1210@AOL.COM.
  781. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Page 87, Dwelling 626, Family 611.
  782. Union Co. Heritage Book, pg 293.
  783. Surry Co. Tithables, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, pg 76.
  784. Edgar MacDonald and Richard Slatten, "Surry County Tithables," Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Vol XXIV, Bk 2, pg 73.
  785. Hart, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800, Book 9, p.
  786. Ibid., 226; book pg 94.
  787. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMW4-1S.
  788. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 76.
  789. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol 4, pg 72.
  790. Mayflower Families Through Five Generations; Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620; Volume 18 Part II; Family of Richard Warren; The fifth generation descendants of his daughters Mary, Anna and Elizabeth, Pg 152.
  791. J. Bryan Grimes, Abstract of North Carolina Wills (E. M. Uzzell & Co., State Printers and Binders 1910), p. 217.
  792. Roger Kammerer, transcriber, Pitt County, NC - Taxlist - Pitt List of Taxables, 1763 (ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/nc/pitt/census/ptax1763.txt, December 1998); .
  793. Heads of Families - North Carolina, p. 145.
  794. , A History of an American Pioneer Family: Thomas Little of Beaufort County, North Carolina, and His Descendants , 1700-2002, pg 108.
  795. Daniel Little of Rowan County, pg. 124.
  796. Will & estate of George Little, Ps&Qs petition.
  797. Betty Couch Wiltshire, Carroll County, Mississippi, Pioneers, p. 340.
  798. Tracy Andrews, email dated 11 Feb. 2003.
  799. 1880 Census, Anson Co., Burnsville Township, page 6, Supervisor’s Dist. No. 3, Enumeration Dist. No. 5, Family 50.
  800. Randy Hart of Henderson Co. TN.
  801. Henderson Co. Court Records, County Court Records, pg 301.
  802. Will of Samuel Teal (Dated 9 February 1852).
  803. Tombstone - G.W. Little and wife S. J. at Hamilton Crossroads Cemetery in Union Co. NC (photographed 5-1997).
  804. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMSV-FL.
  805. David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Edgecombe County, North Carolina, 1761-1825, Volume I, pg. 61.
  806. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Bible Records of Early Edgecombe (Dixie Letter Service, Rocky Mount NC, 1958), pg. 303.
  807. SUMTER COUNTY, ALABAMA LARGEST SLAVEHOLDERS FROM 1860 SLAVE CENSUS SCHEDULES, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~ajac/alsumter.htm, copied 21 October 2002.
  808. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Bible Records of Early Edgecombe, pg. 280.
  809. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMT2-L8.
  810. 1860 Census, Alabama, Marengo Co., pg 34-35.
  811. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Sandy Point Dist., House 390.
  812. Papers of Harry A. Little, held by Jane Murtishaw, Ark Gazette, May 1929; Scrapbook, pg 1.
  813. Ibid., Arkansas Gazette article, late 1952, and other references.
  814. Ibid.
  815. Ibid., Ark Gazette, May 1929; Scrapbook, pg 1; Ark. Gazette late 1952.
  816. Ibid., Arkansas Gazette article, late 1952; Ark. Gazette article May 1929 (scrapbook, pg 1).
  817. Ibid., Arkansas Gazette article and other references.
  818. Ibid., Articles in Arkansas Gazette, Dec. 1, 1932 (green scrapbook; about the middle).
  819. Ibid., Articles in Arkansas Gazette and Arkansas Democrat, April 20, 1933. (green scrapbook; about the middle).
  820. Oleta Little DeWitt, The Little Legend, self-published newspapers, published from 1953 - 1978 (with many years not published). Vol. 2, No. 8, November 1954; Vol. 3, No. 1, January 1955.
  821. Ibid., Vol.3, No. 6, August 1955.
  822. Ibid., Vol. 6, No. 1, February 1958, pg 2.
  823. Ibid., June 1959.
  824. Ibid., February 1963.
  825. Papers of Harry A. Little, held by Jane Murtishaw, Dept. of State Retirement ID.
  826. Oleta Little DeWitt, The Little Legend, self-published newspapers, September 1968, pg 3.
  827. Meryle Little Murtishaw. Interview May 31, 1998 and recollections of Jane Murtishaw Lindsey.
  828. The Little Legend, pg 155.
  829. Ibid., p. 156.
  830. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-PM.
  831. The Little Legend, pg. 81.
  832. Nettie Little obituary (Arkansas Methodist, Arkansas, Thursday, Dec. 21, 1893).
  833. The Little Legend, p 176.
  834. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated 6-9-1998.
  835. Jacob Little Sr.'s will (Dated 10 March 1838, proved in court April session 1838 by David N. Liles. NC Will Bk B, p 79).
  836. 1820 Census, Anson Co. NC, p 39.
  837. 1830 Census, Anson Co. NC, pg 90.
  838. 1840 Anson Co. NC Census, Page 111.
  839. Union Co. records at NC Archives, 097.801.31.
  840. Weekly Standard, Raleigh North Carolina, December 31, 1862. Scanned copy provided by Julie Hampton Ganis 29 May 2003.
  841. The Little Legend, p. 84.
  842. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, pg 1191.
  843. Mayflower Families Through Five Generations; Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620; Volume 18 Part II; Family of Richard Warren; The fifth generation descendants of his daughters Mary, Anna and Elizabeth, 146.
  844. Letter from Joseph R. Little (Salisbury NC) to Carolinas Genealogical Society,; held by Carolinas Genealogical Society (). Letter to CGS transcribing letter by Elisha Little or a cousin.
  845. Pitt Co. NC Deeds.
  846. Beaufort Co. NC Deeds, Bk 3, pg 339.
  847. Weynette Prks Haun, Sussex County Virginia Court Records 1754-1801, Book I (243 Argonne Drive, Durham NC, 27704-1423), p. 91.
  848. Ibid., pg 99.
  849. Pitt Co. NC Deeds, Bk O-84.
  850. Pitt Co. Land Entries, 1778, entry 294.
  851. Pitt Co. NC Deeds, Book O, Pg 84.
  852. 1800 Census, NC - Anson Co., pg 33.
  853. 1820 Census, NC - Anson, pg 38.
  854. 1840 Census, NC - Anson Co., pg. 125.
  855. Warrant Claim 173.561 by Mrs. Delilah Little widow of Isaac Little. Act of 1850. No. 173561.
  856. Ibid., Warrant No. 173.561.
  857. Ibid., No. 173.561.
  858. 1840 Anson Co. NC Census.
  859. Union Co. Court Minutes (FHC Film No. 0590449), p. 424, 426.
  860. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1377.
  861. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley, Data as of 5-19-2002.
  862. The Little Legend, pg. 110.
  863. Jane Davis, email dated 6 June 2007. I have the obituary of Etta Magnolia Little Davis from the Richmond County Journal newspaper died June 26, 1939, her two brothers Dan and Durant Little of Statesville and her sister Mrs.Frank Haire of Statesville. (I think this is not spelled correctly, because the other two have Hare.).
  864. State Records of North Carolina, Vol. 24, pg. 250.
  865. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p 232.
  866. Joseph W. Watson, Kinfolks of Edgecombe County North Carolina, 1788-1855, pg. 40, DB 9-435.
  867. Pension Application for Jacob Little - R6383.
  868. Ibid., Enlisted 1st with Capt. John Hodges, 2nd in Dec 1780 with Col. James Gorum.
  869. Pitt Co. NC Deeds, Bk O, pg 3.
  870. Dr. A.B. Pruitt, Abstracts of Land Entries: Iredell Co. NC 1789-1804, Cabarrus Co. NC 1793-1795, Anson Co. NC 1795-1797, p 92.
  871. Secretary of State Land Grants. Anson Co. 5610-5850, Item #5666. Grant 1682 (1622) 27 Nov 1797; Entry 667 10 Nov 1796, Book 114, Page 168.
  872. 1800 Anson Co. NC census, pg 216.
  873. Anson Co. NC Census - 1810, Pg 16.
  874. 1830 Anson Co. NC Census, pg 90.
  875. 1820 Census, Anson Co. NC, pg 39.
  876. Meadow Branch Baptist Church Record Book 1810 - 1846. Present Wingate Baptist Church, Wingate, NC, Family History Center Microfilm # ???.
  877. Carroll Co. TN Court Minutes 1843- 1850, p 239, Sept. 1846; p 272, January 1847 term.
  878. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: TLNW-BL.
  879. The Little Bit, Vol. xiii No 2 Fall 1990, p 1395.
  880. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 777, household 639.
  881. William Doub Bennett, Index of North Carolina Bankrupts, Acts of 1800, 1841, & 1867 (Privately published, Raleigh NC, 1994), p. 52; Case 364 Greensboro NC.
  882. Monroe County Enquirer. Oct 1943 - guessing it is Enquirer; name of newpaper not on article.
  883. Jacob S. Little, transcriber (7 July 1907), Mariage certificate for Jacob S. Little and Hannah L. McNeeley, Union Co. NC County Court, 13 Sep 1854.
  884. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: JTF3-Z1.
  885. Ibid., AFN: TLMM-CK.
  886. Ibid., AFN:ZMT0-27.
  887. Pitt Co. NC Deeds, N-245.
  888. Pitt Co. Tax Records (Microfilm at Clayton).
  889. Daniel Little of Rowan County, pg 122.
  890. Family Tree Charts, Chart 82; Myra W. Austin.
  891. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley, Data provided 19 May 2002.
  892. Tricia, tpoland@mymailstation.com; email dated Nov 13, 2001.
  893. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversation with Wayne Little.
  894. 1880 Census, ED 61, pg 10.
  895. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DST-ZV.
  896. Dr. J.B. Little, Veteran Catawba Dentist, Passes (Monroe Enquirer?).
  897. Dan Buckley correspondence. email dated 3/23/2000 citing The Little Affidavit which is now on his website.
  898. Michelle Chance (current email unknown); September 15, 1998 query on http://genforum.genealogy.com/little/.
  899. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 754, household 474.
  900. ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ar/cleveland/marriage/earlygrooms. txt, copied 7 Feb. 2002.
  901. Joseph W. Watson, Kinfolks of Edgecombe County North Carolina, 1788-1855, pg. 21, DB 8-358.
  902. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email dated 20 Aug 2000.
  903. William Lindsey Hopkins, Surry County, Virginia Deeds and Estate Accounts 1756-1787, citing p. 379.
  904. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSS-BS.
  905. Arkansas Methodist, 28 Apr. 1888.
  906. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census.
  907. Ibid., Writen Pg 167: 1079-1130.
  908. Martha Ross pension request.
  909. The Little Legend, p 177.
  910. USGENWEB Archives: http://files.usgwarchives.org/ar/garland/obits/s5350012.txt.
  911. Betty Couch Wiltshire, Carroll County, Mississippi, Pioneers, pg 340.
  912. Dennis Ray Hudgins, compiler, Cavaliers and Pioneers, Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, Vol. 5 1741-1749 (Richmond VA: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1994), pg. 353, citing Patent Bk 28, p 643.
  913. Nell Marion Nugent, compiler, Cavaliers and Pioneers, Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, Volume One: 1623-1666 (Richmond, VA: Virginia State Library and Archives, 1992), pg 170, citing Patent Bk 2, pg 110.
  914. Immigrants Servants Database, http://www.immigrantservanrts.com/servant/show/140, accessed 6/28/2008.
  915. Early Virginia Immigrants, 1623-1666, Ancestry.com.
  916. Cavaliers and Pioneers. Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, 1623-1666, Vol. I, Ancestry.com , p 238.
  917. Surry Co. Tithables, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy.
  918. Ancestry.com. Virginia Colonial Militia, 1651-1776 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000. Original data: Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Colonial Militia, 1651-1776. Richmond, VA, USA: Southern Book Co., 1905.
  919. Surry County Tithables, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Volume 24, pg 78.
  920. Lloyd DeWitt Bockstruck, compiler, Virginia's Colonial Soldiers (Baltimore Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Inc, 1988).
  921. , Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800, p. 121.
  922. Hart, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800, pg. 22, citing Deed & Will Book 1738-1754, pg 47.
  923. , A History of an American Pioneer Family: Thomas Little of Beaufort County, North Carolina, and His Descendants , 1700-2002, pg 106.
  924. Pitt Co. NC Deeds, E-29.
  925. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSS-03.
  926. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe.
  927. John Bradford Little, standard certificate of death, Oklahoma (1947) (Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Censu).
  928. 1880 Census. TN, Benton Co., 12 Civil District, 4 Census District, Enumeration Dist No. 4, Page 32.
  929. John B. Little obituary, "R. T. Little's Father Dies" (Southwest American, Fort Smith, Ark., Wednesday, September 10, 1947, pg. 3).
  930. The Fort Smith Record published a picture of J.B. and Mary Jane celebrating their 67th aniversary which was reported to be Sunday, Sept 27, 1842.
  931. The Little Legend, pg 60.
  932. Ibid., pg. 106.
  933. Elizabeth Little Staton, discussion at family reunion June 2003. Conversation at Mountain Harbor, June 23, 2007.
  934. Nancy Brown.
  935. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Pleasant Menon Little Family Group Sheet.
  936. Lineage application of Nancy Maynard Brown, national no. 775995, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Jacob Little, approved February 1997.
  937. Nancy Brown, Group Sheet, citing census records.
  938. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 777, household 640.
  939. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Obituary.
  940. Jane M. Moss, email dated 13 Nov. 2004.
  941. The Little Legend, p 174.
  942. Jane Murtishaw, Tombstones in Little Cemetery outside of Marshville, Union Co. NC, Photographed May 1997.
  943. 1850 Census, NC, Union Co., pg. 92, Dwelling 1347.
  944. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 775, household 626.
  945. , A History of an American Pioneer Family: Thomas Little of Beaufort County, North Carolina, and His Descendants , 1700-2002, pg 107.
  946. Margaret M. Hoffman, Colony of North Carolina 1735-1764 Abstracts of Land Patents, Volume One, Item 1991; Patent Book 5, pg. 9.
  947. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley. citing World Connect File - (lyngaas) - KAH Genealogy Author: Kathleen A. Hunt Publication: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=lyngaas.
  948. Ibid.
  949. Jane Murtishaw, personal knowledge.
  950. Will of William Little, dated 29 Sept. 1740 (Will Book ?, pg 257).
  951. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversations with Randy Hart and Frank Little.
  952. The Little Legend, pg 160.
  953. Henderson Co, TN deed books, Bk 44, p 337, 367; Bk 45, p 115.
  954. Henderson Co. Court Records, Bk 5, p 440.
  955. The Little Legend, pg. 105.
  956. Nancy Brown, From materials from Lida G???.
  957. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-M9.
  958. Grace Gleason, mach6mom@yahoo.com. citing Marengo Co. Marriage Records, 1860-66, p. 144.
  959. Anson Co. NC Census - 1860, pg 538, Household 767.
  960. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-TB.
  961. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:1Q6T-9H8.
  962. Lineage application of Nancy Maynard Brown, national no. 775995, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Jacob Little, approved February 1997, Cites death certificate.
  963. Ibid., Cites Meadow Brook Church Records.
  964. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter 12-18-1997.
  965. Union Co. Marriages, 1843-1899, p 219.
  966. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1361.
  967. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-S5.
  968. Union Co. Heritage Book, pg. 291.
  969. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg 159.
  970. Charles Avis, The Avis Family's Niche in Cyberspace, Mattie Mooring Hooker letter to her niece Ross Mooring Hall; http://www.flash.net/~cavis/transcripts/mooring/mooring486.html (downloaded 10-6-2002); cavis@flash.n e t.
  971. Meryle Little, birth certifcate no. (1908),,.
  972. Jane Murtishaw, personal knowledge, Notes Sept. 20, 2004.
  973. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk N, pg. 88.
  974. George Thomas various postings. http://www.angelfire.com/nc/benjthomasofansonnc/tax.html.
  975. International Genealogical Index. Batch #F876078 - Source Call No. 1396365 , Sheet 28.
  976. 1790 Census, Martin, North Carolina; Roll: M637_7; Page: 67; Image: 0251.
  977. Micajah Little, 1840 U.S. Census, Walker Co. AL, page 291, image 204; microfilm publication M704_16 .
  978. 1840 Census, Anson Co. NC, pg 65.
  979. Henderson Co. Court Records, Henderson County court records 1876, pg 301.
  980. J. Randal Little, randal_little@railway-claim-services.com, email dated 31 Oct 2003.
  981. Nettie Little Sexton, as quoted in The Little Legend by Irma Little Boyer, Death Certificate and other info.
  982. Family data, Miles W. Little Family Bible, The Holy Bible, Parallel-Column Edition (Globe Bijble Publishing Co., 705 Chestnut St. Philada, PA. 1885); original I believe owned by Nettie Sexton. Births page.
  983. Army Record Illinois State Archives.
  984. 1830 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifth Census of the United States, 1830. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1830. M19, 201 rolls. Jasper, Georgia; Roll: 18; Page: 357.
  985. Pat Fochs (fochs@fox.tds.net) query; (genforum, http://genforum.genealogy.com/little/ , 25 March 1999).
  986. The Little Legend, pg 18.
  987. Nancy N. Presson, death certificate no. 144 (1915), TennesseeDepartment of Public Health, Nashville.
  988. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol 4, p. 73.
  989. The Little Legend, p 72.
  990. Nell Little Morris obituary, Arkansas Democrat Gazette, Little Rock AR, March 17, 2008, 3B, Column 1.
  991. 1850 Census, AL, Sumter Co., pg 324, Dwelling 1024.
  992. The Little Legend, pg 166.
  993. David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Edgecombe County, North Carolina, 1761-1825, Volume I, Volume I, p. 62.
  994. Hart, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800, Bk 9, pg 254.
  995. Anson County NC Deeds, Book 10, P. 313.
  996. 1830 Anson Co. NC Census.
  997. Union Co. Court Minutes, p 423.
  998. 1790 Census.
  999. Obit - Mrs. Phentna Outen.
  1000. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk M, pg 239.
  1001. 1870 Union Co. NC Census, Pg 625.
  1002. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Written pg 91, printed pg 390, corner pg 779.
  1003. 1830 Anson Co. NC Census, pg 91.
  1004. 1850 Census, Union Co. NC.
  1005. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 777, household 651.
  1006. 1870 Union Co. NC Census, pg. 625.
  1007. 1880 Census, NC - Union Co., pg. 264.
  1008. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated 18 Dec 1997.
  1009. The Little Legend, pg 139.
  1010. Ibid., p 139.
  1011. Ancestry.com. 1810 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Third Census of the United States, 1810. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1810. M252, 71 rolls.
  1012. Ancestry Census Database 1800, Greenville, Pitt, North Carolina; .Roll: 32; Page: 275; Image: 255.
  1013. 1810 Census, Anson Co. NC, p 18.
  1014. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1361, handwritten pg 157.
  1015. Virginia Horne, compiler, Anson County North Carolina Marriage Licenses; October 10, 1868 to March 14, 1873; Oldest Marriage Bonds on Record in County (Wadesboro, NC: Craighead-Dunlap Chapter , February 1937).
  1016. The Little Legend, pg 108.
  1017. Ibid., pg. 104.
  1018. Ibid., pg. 97.
  1019. , compiler, Arkansas Births Prior to 1902;1942 Filings, Binder 1 (: Arkansas Genealogical Society, 2002), Pg 246.
  1020. J. Randal Little, randal_little@railway-claim-services.com, email dated Oct 31, 2003.
  1021. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins.
  1022. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 778, household 648.
  1023. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Tombstone.
  1024. Wills and Administrations of Surry County, Virginia, 1671-1750, Eliza Timberlake Davis, Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, Baltimore, 1980, pg 89.
  1025. William Lindsey Hopkins, Surry County, Virginia Deeds and Estate Accounts 1756-1787, citing p. 381.
  1026. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMT1-L4.
  1027. Gail Gaither, email dated 2-2-1999.
  1028. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-VH.
  1029. Craig Smith, Family Ties, http://www.cityathletics.com/genealogy, 3-13-1999.
  1030. Loyal Nethery, loyaltex@home.com; http://loyalnethery.com/, email attachment dated 9-1-2000.
  1031. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:151Q-LZL.
  1032. FamilySearch http://www.familysearch.org. Submission No. 381676-070199210747; CD #3; C. Teal Gravelle.
  1033. Terry Teal, email dated 1 Mar 1999.
  1034. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN: ZMT2-PR.
  1035. , Sumter County, Alabama Wills: 1828-1872 Mortality Schedules: 1850-1880, pg 222.
  1036. The Little Legend, pg 159.
  1037. Julie Hampton Ganis, Some Newspaper Abstracts Mentioning People and Places of Union County, North Carolina, Anson County, North Carolina and a few from Mecklenburg County North Carolina and Cabarrus County North Carolina and other surrounding areas: 1825-1947 Section 2: 1878-1879 (http://www.geocities.com/jganis2/Union_County_Anson_County_History.htm), Monroe Enquirer, Saturday August 3, 1878.
  1038. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-WN.
  1039. Joseph W. Watson, Estate Records of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1820-1850, Vol. II, pg 143.
  1040. Warren Church, Glenn W. Church, American Ancestry of L. Warren Church I covering 44 New England settler families including Karner, Younglove, Belden, Kellogg, and Teryy, p. 198.
  1041. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMT0-4K; AFN: ZMT0-3D.
  1042. , A History of an American Pioneer Family: Thomas Little of Beaufort County, North Carolina, and His Descendants , 1700-2002, pg 101.
  1043. Margaret M. Hoffman, Colony of North Carolina 1735-1764 Abstracts of Land Patents, Volume One, see note.
  1044. Miscellaneous Early Pitt County Records - Probate Records (on film at Clayton Library).
  1045. Mayflower Families Through Five Generations; Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620; Volume 18 Part II; Family of Richard Warren; The fifth generation descendants of his daughters Mary, Anna and Elizabeth, p 145.
  1046. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 754, household 475.
  1047. Reba Inzer, RSInzer@aol.com. Copy of marriage license received by Reba Little Inzer, Mar. 25, 2000, from Judy G. Price, Union CO Register of Deeds, P. O. Box 248, Monroe, NC 28111.
  1048. 1830 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifth Census of the United States, 1830. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1830. M19, 201 rolls. Hertford, North Carolina; Roll: 121; Page: 419.
  1049. Ancestry.com. 1840 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1840. M704, 580 rolls. Hertford, North Carolina; Roll: 362; Page: 70.
  1050. Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls, Northern District, Hertford, North Carolina; Roll: M432_634; Page: 307; Image: 191.
  1051. The Little Legend, pg 189.
  1052. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe (North Carolina, 1961), p 231.
  1053. Blanche Adams Chapman, with Consolidated Index by Jessica Budick and Anita Comtois, Wills and Administrations of Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1647-1800 (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc), p. 79.
  1054. Edgar MacDonald and Richard Slatten, "Surry County Tithables," Magazine of Virginia Genealogy XXII, No. 2 (): 45, 48.
  1055. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p. 231.
  1056. Surry County Tithables, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Volume 23, pg 42.
  1057. Ibid., Volume 22, pg 53.
  1058. William Lindsay Hopkins, Surry County, Virginia Deeds 1684 - 1733 and Other Court Papers, #4 1687-1694, pg 8.
  1059. Surry County Tithables, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Volume 24, pg 77.
  1060. Ibid., Volume 24, Bk 2, pgs 73-81.
  1061. Surry County Tithables, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Volume 24, pg 76, 81.
  1062. Hart, Surry County, Virginia, Wills, Estate Accounts and Inventories 1730-1800.
  1063. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Volume 4, p. 73.
  1064. , Mayflower Families In Progress, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, p 20.
  1065. William Edward Cox, Our Family Genealogy, Section E.
  1066. Ibid., pg 152.
  1067. Hathaway's Register, North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Reporter, p 134.
  1068. J. Bryan Grimes, Abstract of North Carolina Wills, p. 218.
  1069. Surry County Deed Books, Bk 7, pg 185.
  1070. Ibid., Book 8, p 523.
  1071. William Lindsey Hopkins, Surry County, Virginia Deeds and Estate Accounts 1756-1787, p 16.
  1072. J. Bryan Grimes, Abstract of North Carolina Wills, William Little will dated March 1, 1756.
  1073. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, pg 232.
  1074. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSR-WL.
  1075. Alice Whitley Smith, The Thigpen Tribe, p. 232, 233.
  1076. William Alfred Little, death certifcate no. 60 017286 (1960), Arkansas State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Little Rock, Arkansas.
  1077. The Little Legend, p 66.
  1078. Meryle Little Murtishaw, Interview 5-31-1998.
  1079. W. A. Little obituary, Southwest American, Fort Smith, Ark., Thurs. Dec. 15, 1960, page 12, column 1.
  1080. Henderson Co. Marriages, http://www.tngenweb.org/henderson/test.htm, Bk 5, pg 147.
  1081. 1840 Anson Co. NC Census, pg. 77.
  1082. Anson Co. NC Census - 1860, pg 538, Household 763.
  1083. Randy Hart, History of the New Liberty Association (Randy Hart, Reagan, Henderson Co. TN), Ministers and Moderators, 5th page.
  1084. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol 4, L-O, pg 74.
  1085. Mayflower Families Through Five Generations; Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620; Volume 18 Part II; Family of Richard Warren; The fifth generation descendants of his daughters Mary, Anna and Elizabeth, p 152.
  1086. 1800 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Second Census of the United States, 1800. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1800. M32, 52 rolls, Hallifax, Warren, North Carolina; .Roll: 32; Page: 784; Image: 742.
  1087. Ancestry.com. 1810 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Third Census of the United States, 1810. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1810. M252, 71 rolls. Warren, North Carolina; Roll: 42; Page: 764; Image: 340.00.
  1088. Ancestry.com. 1820 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourth Census of the United States, 1820. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1820. M33, 142 rolls. Warrenton, Warren, North Carolina; Roll: M33_82; Page: 812; Image: 446.
  1089. John Vann Papers, PC. 122, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC, USA. Text quoted from online abstract at http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/Archives/ead/eadxml/pc_vann_john.xml, copied 10/7/2007.
  1090. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Vol 4, pg 74.
  1091. Henderson County Minute Books, Vol. P, pg 99.
  1092. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-RO.
  1093. Margaret M. Hofmann, compiler, Colony of North Carolina, 1735 - 1764, Abstracts of Land Patents, Volume One (Weldon, North Carolina: The Roanoke News Company, 1982), pg 144, Patent Book 5, Item 1991, pg 9.
  1094. , A History of an American Pioneer Family: Thomas Little of Beaufort County, North Carolina, and His Descendants , 1700-2002, p 87.
  1095. R.L. POLK & CO.'S ARKANSAS STATE GAZETTEER AND BUSINESS DIRECTORY FOR 1884, Scott Co., http://www.rootsweb.com/~arscott/citydir.htm.
  1096. Iredell County Tracks, Vol. XVI Number4, October 1993, pg 5.
  1097. 1860 Census.
  1098. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net, email citing 1860 census.
  1099. Ibid., citing 1860 census.
  1100. James Edward Daniel , Genforum, 14 Jan 1999.
  1101. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-M1.
  1102. John H. Hurt, Sr. Pedigree Chart, dated 30 June 1987, Ancestor Chart dated June 30, 1987.
  1103. 1870 Census. Union Co. NC, pg 614, New Salem Township, Dwelling 104, Family 104.
  1104. Mike Cobb, Mike Cobb ; Primary site: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/ Direct to Surname index which contains Taylor and Ross: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/amb/surnames.html. Descendants of Jesse J. Taylor report, dated 18 Nov. 2001.
  1105. James Edward Daniel , Genforum, 8-30-1999.
  1106. , Sumter County, Alabama Wills: 1828-1872 Mortality Schedules: 1850-1880, pg 130.
  1107. Anson County NC Deeds, Book N, pgs 327, 332, 333; Book 10, pg 40.
  1108. 1790 Census, Newbern District, Pitt Co. NC.
  1109. 1820 Census, Anson Co. NC, p. 39.
  1110. 1830 Census, Anson Co. NC, p 90.
  1111. Nancy Brown, email dated 4 Jan 1997.
  1112. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMSV-GR.
  1113. Harry Franklin Ross, a descendant of Silas Hosea Ross, HRoss29886@aol.com, email dated 21 Mar 1999; quoting bible records.
  1114. Bible Record - Dugall Ross, The New Testament, Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, Translated out of the Original Greek; The former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, Deaths page.
  1115. Libby St Jacques, email dated 16 March 1999.
  1116. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 14, p 127.
  1117. BMa708@aol.com sent given names and dates to me 13 May 2005.
  1118. Nina Jean Sadler Bell, Murtishaw Narrative (March 1992), p 16.
  1119. Ibid., p 18.
  1120. 1880 Nevada AR census.
  1121. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, DCXP-OX.
  1122. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net. Marriage record for Mary Elizabeth (Mollie) Moore and James Thomas Bivins.
  1123. Nancy Jane Moore Austin, Mary Lois Moore Yandle, The Moore Families of Anson and Union Counties NC 1750-1986, pg. 9, 10.
  1124. Dugall Ross Pension Application 730855; Certificate 479438 (Sept 24, 1889). E.S. Stegall supporting Nancy Jane's application for Widow's benefits: "The soldiers former wife died Sept 22nd 1877. I furnished coffin and burial expenses and by referring to my books I get the date.".
  1125. 1870 Henderson Co. TN Census, 11th Civil District, page 20, Dwelling 127.
  1126. Pearl Veteto conversations and correspondence. letter from her daughter Jo Bowman, dated June 28, 1999.
  1127. Dugall Ross Pension Application 730855; Certificate 479438 (Sept 24, 1889).
  1128. Cynthia H. Porcher: chollp@bellsouth.net. Referencing marriage record for Mary Elizabeth (Mollie) Moore and James Thomas Bivins.
  1129. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 90.
  1130. 1860 Census. AR, Jefferson Co., White Oak Township, pg 847, Dwelling 543.
  1131. Connie Mullis, email dated 5 July 1999.
  1132. D.R. Mullis - obituary #2 (provided by Tina Tarlton Smith 4 Feb. 2002) (Cleveland County Herald, Cleveland County Arkansas, Sept. 2, 1924).
  1133. D.R. Mullis - obituary #3 (provided by Tina Tarlton Smith 4 Feb. 2002) (Cleveland County Herald, Cleveland County Arkansas, November 20, 1924).
  1134. D.R. Mullis, obituary (provided by Tina Tarlton Smith 4 Feb. 2002) (Cleveland County Herald, Cleveland County Arkansas, Sept. 11, 1924).
  1135. Goodspeed's Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Southern Arkansas, Biographical & Historical (Good Speed Co., Chicago, ILL.).
  1136. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1401.
  1137. 1860 Census, AR, Jefferson Co., pg 846, Dwelling 549.
  1138. Joy Fisher, jfisher@ucla.edu, compiler, Federal Land Records from the Bureau of Land Management land records (Arkansas GenWeb, http://www.usgenweb.com/ar).
  1139. Julie Hampton Ganis web page, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jganis/unionco/newspapers1910-1922.html, dated Oct 2003, accessed 7 Sept. 2004.
  1140. Heather Parsons, The Mullis Melange, pg. 4.
  1141. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 43Q5-6B.
  1142. Nevy Thrasher, daughter of Wanye Nevelyn Mullis. email received 12/2/2002, 3:22 pm.
  1143. 1880 Census - Pulaski Co. EDI 157, Sheet 9; page 542.
  1144. Edmund West, comp. Gene Pool Individaul Records. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. (Ancestry.com).
  1145. Nina Jean Sadler Bell, Murtishaw Narrative, p 14.
  1146. Nina Jean Sadler Bell.
  1147. Ibid., Pg. 7.
  1148. Frances T. Ingmire, Arkansas Confederate Veterans and Widows Pension Applications (Frances T. Ingmire, 10166 Clairmont Dr., St. Louis MO 63136; 1985), Widow's Pension 23783.
  1149. Nina Jean Sadler Bell, Murtishaw Narrative, p 13, 14.
  1150. Ibid., p 15.
  1151. .
  1152. Nina Jean Sadler Bell, Murtishaw Narrative, p 12.
  1153. Posting on Ross GenForum by Susan Petty, dated July 25, 2004, quoting North Carolina Marriage Index, Family History Films 0593(2?)482 - 0593(2?)86.
  1154. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk 10, pg 19.
  1155. Will of Michael Nash probated Jan 1842.
  1156. Anson County NC Deeds.
  1157. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 38CH-QH.
  1158. Ibid., 38CH-8F.
  1159. Ibid., 38CH-RD.
  1160. Ibid., 38CH-ST.
  1161. Ibid., 38CH-T1.
  1162. Ibid., 38CH-RN.
  1163. Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, Monroe, Union, North Carolina; Roll: T623 1220; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 139.
  1164. David Nowell, Anson County Wills 1754 to 1946, North Carolina Archives, provided by Robert Presson.
  1165. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, pg. 91.
  1166. Texas Birth Index, Ancestry, http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=View&r=an&dbid=8781&iid=TXBTH_1938_0007c09&fn=Blanch+Audelia&ln=Rosales&pid=2976430.
  1167. Gravestone, Maria Rosales.
  1168. 1930 Census, Texas, Gonzales County, Gonzales, pg 89-1, Family 168.
  1169. Ibid.
  1170. Anson County NC Deeds, T&U-165.
  1171. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC1-7L.
  1172. The Little Legend, pg. 99.
  1173. Ibid., pg. 98.
  1174. Ed Dunn, email dated 6-18-1998.
  1175. Anson Co. NC Census - 1850, House 765.
  1176. Ed Dunn.
  1177. Ibid., email dated 6-19-1998.
  1178. Hosea Preslar, Hosea Preslar Journal (: self, Henderson Co. TN, 1867).
  1179. Michael Smith, mailto:spanky@scsn.net, http://www.cityathletics.com/genealogy, email dated 24 Sep. 1998.
  1180. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, pg 167, Dwelling 1078.
  1181. Pension application, Martha Ross Little, 1890.
  1182. 1880 Census. Ed 56, Sheet 23, Dist 5 or ED 63, Sheet 12, Dist 13.
  1183. 1850 Union Co. NC census, pg. 185, Dwelling 1386.
  1184. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, Pg 166, Dwelling 1078.
  1185. Goodspeed's History of Tennessee.
  1186. 1880 Census. TN, Benton Co., Supervisors District 4, ED 4, Pg 3, (Pg 471).
  1187. The Little Legend, p. 53.
  1188. Ervin, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 55th TN Inf.
  1189. Benton Co. Deed Books, Bk F, p 85.
  1190. The Little Legend, pg 151.
  1191. Ibid., p 12, citing The Presson Family in the South.
  1192. Steph Burkel . email dated 10 Feb. 2002; info from the Presson Book.
  1193. Robert G. Presson, 104052.3302@compuserve.com, Descendancy Chart, dated 11 Aug. 1998.
  1194. Will of James Presson dated March 11, 1819.
  1195. The Little Legend, p. 14.
  1196. Benton Co. TN tax list - 1836.
  1197. Benton Co. Deed Books, Bk H, 29 Aug 1868.
  1198. Mary Lee Martin Ervin, The Presson family in the South, 1690-1974 : Nicholas Presson, the Elder, of York County, Virginia, and some of his descendants (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: Hooper Print Co., 1974).
  1199. The Little Legend, p. 12.
  1200. Ibid., p. 13.
  1201. jpresson@att.net.
  1202. The Little Legend, p 18.
  1203. Marion McEwan, a grandchild of Miles W. Presson and Mary Maud Hume, email dated 03 Nov. 2003.
  1204. 1880 Census, TN, Benton Co., District 4, ED 4, Pg 36, (Pg 472).
  1205. The Little Legend, pg. 18.
  1206. Anson Co. 1815 Tax List.
  1207. Joseph W. Watson, Estate Records Of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1820-1850, Vol. II (Joseph W. Watson, 406 Piedmont Ave., Rocky Mount NC 27801, 1983), pg. 143.
  1208. , "Surry County Tithables,".
  1209. Colonial Families of Surry and Isle of Wight Counties, Virginia.
  1210. Jeff Williams, will926@hotmail.com, email dated 8 January 2005.
  1211. Oklahoma Award of Merit 1992, Proceedings of Oklahoma Academy of Science. Online version at University of Oklahoma Digital Library: http://digital.library.okstate.edu/OAS/oas_pdf/v73/p81_82.pdf (copied Oct. 6, 2002) Vol. 73: 81-82 (1993).
  1212. Bill Ross (23 Tennyson Avenue, Dover NH 03820), posting on Ross Roots Forum dated May 27, 1998.
  1213. Jane Murtishaw.
  1214. Social Security Death Index.
  1215. Gravestone - Martin Rosales.
  1216. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 5ZQX-Z9.
  1217. Ibid., 1JC2-LM.
  1218. Submitted by Margaret Hall Mask, 210 Medford Rd. Wilmington, DE 19803, Carolinas Genealogical Society Bulletin, XXXIII, 1; Summer 1996-97.
  1219. Heads of Families - North Carolina, Fayette District, Anson County, Page 37.
  1220. Will of Andrew Ross, abstract.
  1221. Bonnie Danielson note dated 4-1-1997, letter dated 4-5-1997.
  1222. The House of Plant or Macon Georgia, G.S. Dickerman; http://books.google.com/books, pg 148.
  1223. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999. Conversation with Flossie Ross Veteto and Pearl Ross Veteto.
  1224. Margaret M. Hofmann, compiler, Colony of North Carolina 1735 - 1764, Abstracts of Land Patents, Volume One (Weldon, North Carolina: The Roanoke News Company, 1982), Patent Book 2, Item 1920, pg 410.
  1225. Margaret M. Hofmann, compiler, The Granville District of North Carolina 1748-1763, Abstracts of Land Grants, Volume One (Weldon NC: The Roanoke News Company, 1986), Patnet Book 11, Item 1074, pg 254.
  1226. Kent Pusser, Posting on Genforum, Nov. 4, 2006. http://genforum.genealogy.com/ross/messages/11287.html.
  1227. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, Pg 166, 1076, 1127.
  1228. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 4, p 407.
  1229. 1870 Census, TN, Henderson Co., pg 118, Dwelling 39.
  1230. 1880 Henderson Co. TN census, ED62, pg 12.
  1231. The Little Legend, p 141.
  1232. Harry Franklin Ross, a descendant of Silas Hosea Ross, HRoss29886@aol.com, email dated March 8, 1999.
  1233. Application for Social Security Account by Carl William Ross, 561-20-6295, provided by Kelly Miller-Collins.
  1234. Kelly, granddaughter of Carl. email dated 8 Jan 2008.
  1235. Ibid., email dated 12-10-2000, citing a marriage certificate which she has.
  1236. Dugall Ross Pension Application 730855; Certificate 479438 (Sept 24, 1889). Certificate No. 479438, returned Circular dated Aug. 4, 1898.
  1237. Dee Guinn, Email dated 7-23-1998.
  1238. Anson County NC Deeds, M-278.
  1239. John Henry , "Martin Ross", email dated 11 Aug 2000.
  1240. Bible Record - Dugall Ross, The New Testament, Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, Translated out of the Original Greek; The former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, Title page.
  1241. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 5ZQZ-0F.
  1242. Anson Co. NC Census - 1810, pg 19.
  1243. Robert J. McSwain, 1825 Perry Co. Mississippi Tax Rolls, http://216.239.39.104/search?q=cache:_wLbrVOP_WgJ:www.usgennet.org/usa/ms/county/perry/taxrecords/1825perry.htm+%22Griffin+Ross%22&hl=en&ie=UTF-8.
  1244. Wanda Barnes Hall, Family Group Sheet dated Aug. 1997.
  1245. Bible - Austin Family.
  1246. Rebecca Pacey (), email to ROSS-List 24 Nov. 1998.
  1247. Lois M.P. Schneider, Iredell Co. NC Deed Abstracts, Books C&D 1797- 1802, pg 9; Deed C-148-9.
  1248. 1840 Anson Co. NC Census, Anson Co. Pg 98.
  1249. Dougald Ross Last Will and Testament (on file in Union Co. NC 1843.).
  1250. Ibid., Dated 6 Oct 1843, proven Oct 1845 by Thomas G. Ross.
  1251. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Discussions with Flossie and Pearl Veteto.
  1252. 1910 Henderson Co. TN census, ED 95, Sheet 3; Page 850.
  1253. 1880 Census, TN, Henderson Co., ED 62, pg. 9.
  1254. 1900 Census, Henderson Co. TN, Civil District B-11, Supv. Dist. 8, EDI 52, Sheet 8 (pg 137A).
  1255. D. W. Ross tombstone, Center Hill Cemetery, Lexington, Henderson Co. TN (just south of Lexington at the Center Hill Baptist Church); Jane Murtishaw, May 1999.
  1256. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 4, p 409.
  1257. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, 1141-1195.
  1258. 1880 Census, TN, Henderson Co., ED 61, Page 14, Dwelling 16.
  1259. 1890 Veterans Census, Eleventh Census of the United States, Special Schedule, Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines, and Widows, Etc. Enumeration District 64, Henderson Co. TN.
  1260. Dugall W. Ross, compiled military record (private, Company F, Veteran Reserve Corp (VRC), compiled Service Records of soldiers assigned to the Veteran Reserve Corp, micropublication MXXX (Washington: National Archives), roll XX.
  1261. 1900 Census, Henderson Co. TN, Vol. 32, E.D. 52, Sheet 13.
  1262. Rosie Elvira Ross Social Security Application for Account, 410-82-8884.
  1263. William Rilie Ross Social Security Application for Account, 412-14-8124.
  1264. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk L, pg 199 and Bk M, pg 202.
  1265. Confederate Veteran, "? Batteries at Fort Donelson. Story of the Terrific bombardment, by Capt. Ross, with Extracts from Accounts by Gen. Lew Wallace and Admiral Welke.", Nov. 1896, pg 393.
  1266. James Ross, Philadelphia PA, 1882, The Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg 23.
  1267. Ibid., pg 26. Two of his brothers, Martin and James, and two sisters, Mary and Elizabeth, died in Carolina. Two brothers, John and Nathan and two sisters, Nannie and Winifred, died in Tennessee. His brother William, the first to leave his native State, soon after the war of Independence, settled in Missouri, and died near Cape Girardeau.
  1268. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-RH.
  1269. Ibid., 5ZQX-X4.
  1270. Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls, Union, North Carolina; Roll: M432_647; Page: 18; Image: 38.
  1271. 1820 Census, NC-Anson-50.
  1272. Anson County NC Deeds, Z-338.
  1273. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross (Grant, Faires, & Rodgers, Philadelphia, 1882; reprinted by Ann E. Alley and Ursula S. Beach, McQuiddy Printing Co., Nashville Tennessee, 1977), pg. 270.
  1274. 1820 Anson Co. NC census.
  1275. 1800 Census, NC-Anson-236.
  1276. 1810 Census, NC-Anson-22.
  1277. Anson County NC Deeds, Book S, pg. 230.
  1278. 1820 Census, NC-Anson-51.
  1279. 1850 Census, Henderson Co. TN, pg 138.
  1280. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 5ZQX-TL.
  1281. 1800 Census, NC, Anson Co., pg 204.
  1282. Wanda Barnes Hall, Pedigree Sheet dated 12 July 1998.
  1283. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk 10, pg 383.
  1284. Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls, Union, North Carolina; Roll: M432_647; Page: 60; Image: 122.
  1285. Union Co. Deeds, Bk 51, p 265.
  1286. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-P5.
  1287. The Ross Papers, found in the Union Co. Heritage Room. I believe these papers to be jointly compiled by Mrs. F.D. Austin Sr., Mrs. G.H. Petteway, and Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, partly from information gathered in a 3 day visit with Thomas C. Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart on Feb. 19, 1952, pg. 3.
  1288. Hosea Ross bible records provided in the Ross Papers found in the Heritage Room in Union Co. NC. The bible is the New Illustrated and Practical Polyglot Family Bible Containing the Old and New Testametns, Together with the Apocryphia, Concordance and Psalms in Meter. Published by The National Publishing Company, Jones Bors. & Company, M.A. Parker and Company 1870. The bible is now [1952] in the possession of Mrs. Essie Ross Helms, wife of Henry James Helms, daughter of Thomas Asa Ross and Dora Calloway, Marshville, NC. Route 3. (Copied Feb. 14, 1952 by Mrs. Helga Phifer Wrenn and witnessed by Mrs. F. D. Austin, Sr., and Mrs. G. H. Petteway).
  1289. The Ross Papers, found in the Union Co. Heritage Room. I believe these papers to be jointly compiled by Mrs. F.D. Austin Sr., Mrs. G.H. Petteway, and Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, partly from information gathered in a 3 day visit with Thomas C. Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart on Feb. 19, 1952, pg. 4.
  1290. Anson County NC Deeds, L-194, M-28, M-155, N-173.
  1291. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, pg 90-97.
  1292. Tyrrell Co. Deed Book 4, Pt. One.
  1293. Clarence E. Ratcliff, North Carolina Taxpayers, Volume 2, pg 175.
  1294. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk N, pg 173.
  1295. Ibid., Land grant 3315.
  1296. Colonial State Records of North Carolina, Vol. 24, pg 928.
  1297. Shirley Coulter, Edie Purdy, and Lois Schneider, Iredell County North Carolina Deed Abstracts, Vol. 1, 1788 -1797; Abstracts of Books A& B (Abstract Publishers, P.O. Box 308, Statesville N.C. 28677), A:277-279.
  1298. Lois M.P. Schneider, Iredell Co. NC Deed Abstracts, Books C&D 1797- 1802, C-148-9.
  1299. John F. Morrison Jr & Janie May Morrison, compiler, A Genealogy of Thomas and Kessiah (Griffith) Lacy and Hugh and Margaret (McDonald) Ross of Anson County, NC , (PO Box 225, Lawrenceburg TN, Jan 1959; copyright 1971 by Cecil L. ?).
  1300. Sam W. Ross, The Ross Family (Dec 1934).
  1301. 1830 Census, TN Humphreys Co. pg 1.
  1302. Ibid., Henderson Co. TN, pg 84.
  1303. 1850 Mortality Census, Henderson Co. TN.
  1304. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, written pg 175: 1136-1189.
  1305. 1850 Census, NC - Union, Co., pg 189?, Dwelling 1390.
  1306. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk 10, pg 386.
  1307. 1870 Census, TN, Henderson Co., pg 118, Dwelling 42.
  1308. 1880 Census, TN, Henderson Co., ED 62, Page 13, Dwelling 110.
  1309. 1920 United States Census, TN, Henderson Co., ED 5, sheet 6.
  1310. Chris Climer, neneec@hotmail.com, email dated 6-8-1999.
  1311. 1860 Census. TN - Henderson Co., pg. 27?, household 1135, family 1188.
  1312. Gravestone - H.M. Ross, photo provided via email by Louise Odom 19 June 1999.
  1313. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, V7TF-M1.
  1314. Wayne Langston, Letter dated 4 Apr 1997.
  1315. Roster of North Carolina Soldiers in the American Revolution, pg 158.
  1316. 1800 Census, NC, Anson, pg. 209.
  1317. 1810 Census, NC, Anson, pg 13.
  1318. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 425.
  1319. Ibid., pg. 426.
  1320. Henderson Co, TN deed books, p. 728.
  1321. Union County Settlements, Book 1, page 24.
  1322. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-7Q.
  1323. 1870 Census, TN, Henderson Co., Pg. 117.
  1324. Julian Pool, email dated 6-19-1999.
  1325. Bible Record - Dugall Ross, The New Testament, Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, Translated out of the Original Greek; The former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, Births page.
  1326. 1880 Census, TN, Henderson Co., ED 62, Page 10, Dwelling 81.
  1327. Henderson Co, TN deed books, Vol. 7, pg 355.
  1328. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 5ZQX-8N.
  1329. Ibid., V7SN-H6.
  1330. Martin Co. Deeds, Book B, pg 241.
  1331. Will of John Ross Sr. of Martin.
  1332. Abstracts of Rev. War Pension Files, pg 2957, S4131.
  1333. Ibid., pg 2957.
  1334. Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls. Macon, Bibb, Georgia; Roll: M432_61; Page: 141; Image: 285.
  1335. 1870 Henderson Co. TN Census.
  1336. Henderson Co, TN deed books, Vol. 3, pg. 420.
  1337. Rita J. Fletcher, Query on Ross Genealogy Forum dated 12 Aug. 1998.
  1338. 1880 Census, TN, Henderson Co., EDI 62, pg 14, No. 119.
  1339. Confederate Veteran, "? Batteries at Fort Donelson. Story of the Terrific bombardment, by Capt. Ross, with Extracts from Accounts by Gen. Lew Wallace and Admiral Welke.", Nov. 1896, pg 398.
  1340. 1790 Census, North Carolina, Martin Co.
  1341. 1800 Census, North Carolina, Martin Co.
  1342. Correspondence with Mrs. ? Waddle, Henderson Co. TN; Joseph Franklin Ross Obituary.
  1343. Nancy Ross, widow of Dugal Ross, Pension Application 734977 (Feb 9, 1901), General Affidavit, dated 29 July 1901.
  1344. 1870 Henderson Co. TN Census, Page 20, Family 127.
  1345. Harry Franklin Ross, a descendant of Silas Hosea Ross, HRoss29886@aol.com, email dated 3-21-1999.
  1346. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 5ZQZ-1L.
  1347. 1870 Census.
  1348. 1800 Census, NC - Martin Co. NC, pg 409.
  1349. Julian Pool, email dated 6-19-1999 citing 1870 census.
  1350. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC3-1T.
  1351. Ibid., 43Q6-FN.
  1352. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg. 770, Dwelling 590.
  1353. Julian Pool. email dated 6-19-1999 citing 1870 Henderson Co. TN census.
  1354. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 269.
  1355. Ibid., preface.
  1356. Union Co. Deed Book 13, pg 48, Power of Attorrney appointment.
  1357. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 772, Dwelling 599.
  1358. Jan Walker, Hartselle, AL 35640, email dated Jan 2, 2002.
  1359. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, pg. 96.
  1360. Hathaway's Register, North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Reporter, Vol. 3, #3, pg 348.
  1361. Ellen Winslow, compiler, History of Perquimans county as compiled from records found there and elsewhere; online at Eastern North Carolina Digital Library http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/search/search.aspx.
  1362. Francis M. Manning & W.H. Booker, Martin County History, Vol. I, p 224.
  1363. William S. Powell, Dictionary of North Carolina Biography.
  1364. Anson County NC Deeds, Book S,pg 241.
  1365. Kathy Ross-Colon, email dated 29 Oct. 2001.
  1366. Obituary, Mary J. Little (copy provided by Wendell Little) (Southwest American, Fort Smith, Ark., Thursday, January 17, 1946).
  1367. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-XC.
  1368. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 277.
  1369. Ibid., pg. 276.
  1370. Union Co. Heritage Book, pg 178.
  1371. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-SN.
  1372. Mike Cobb, Mike Cobb ; Primary site: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/ Direct to Surname index which contains Taylor and Ross: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/amb/surnames.html, email dated 1-17-2000.
  1373. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 168.
  1374. 1850 Census, Union Co.
  1375. 1830 Census, pg 100.
  1376. 1850 Census, NC, Union County, Pg 10, Dwelling 70.
  1377. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-NO.
  1378. 1910 Henderson Co. TN census.
  1379. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-W6.
  1380. 1870 Census, TN, Henderson Co., pg 118, Dwelling 39.
  1381. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 275.
  1382. Ibid., pg. 168-177.
  1383. J.J. Burnett, D.D., Sketches of Tennessee's Pioneer Baptist Preachers (Press of Marshall & Bruce Company, Nashville Tenn., 1919), Volume I, p 435-440.
  1384. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 418.
  1385. Ibid., pg. 421.
  1386. Ibid., pg. 51.
  1387. Historical Southern Families, Vol. IX, p. 60.
  1388. Ibid., Vol. IX, p. 61.
  1389. Nancy Ross, widow of Dugal Ross, Pension Application 734977 (Feb 9, 1901), Affidavit of J.F. Ross.
  1390. Bible Record - Dugall Ross, The New Testament, Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, Translated out of the Original Greek; The former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised.
  1391. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Personal observation, photo.
  1392. Ibid., Conversations with Flossie Ross Veteto and Pearl Ross Veteto.
  1393. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 5ZQX-WX.
  1394. Ibid., 38CH-15.
  1395. 1870 Union Co. NC Census, pg 634.
  1396. John Foster Chapter D.A.R., compiler, Our Heritage, A potpourri of information about Union County and its people (The Monroe Enquirer, October 23, 1958), Oct 23, 1958.
  1397. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski , email dated 1 April 2002.
  1398. Mrs. F.D. Austin, Sr., Mrs. G.H. Pettaway, Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, James Ross Ancestor Services; some information provided to the authors by Thomas Coleman Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart (February 19, 1952), Pg. 5.
  1399. Union County Settlements, d.
  1400. Anne Medlin Sendgikoski .
  1401. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC2-J9.
  1402. Death Certificate, Silas Ross, No. 20957.
  1403. 1920 United States Census, TN, Henderson Co. ED 97, sheet 16.
  1404. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 1JC3-21.
  1405. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, Family 326.
  1406. 1840 Census, TN-HEND-336.
  1407. 1850 Census, Henderson Co. TN, pg 141.
  1408. TN House Journal, Roster 41st General Assembly, pp. 4, 78, 610.
  1409. 1920 United States Census, TN, Henderson Co. ED 192, sheet 1.
  1410. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, photo of marker.
  1411. Historical Southern Families, Vol. IX, p 60.
  1412. 1810 Census, NC, Martin Co., pg. 448.
  1413. Mrs. Alvetta Kennan Register, State Census of North Carolina 1784-1787, Unnumbered pg 1.
  1414. 1790 Census, NC - Martin Co., pg 67, Family 247.
  1415. Ibid., NC, Martin Co., pg 409.
  1416. History of Edgecombe County, Joseph Kelley Turner; online at Eastern North Carolina Digital Library.
  1417. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 269, 270.
  1418. Anson County NC Deeds, Bk 10, pg. 48, Aug. 28, 1833.
  1419. Henderson Co, TN deed books, pg 499.
  1420. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg. 787.
  1421. Mrs. F.D. Austin, Sr., Mrs. G.H. Pettaway, Mrs. Helga Phifer (J. Preston) Wrenn, James Ross Ancestor Services; some information provided to the authors by Thomas Coleman Stewart and Lucy Isabelle Helms Stewart.
  1422. Abstracts of Rev. War Pension Files, pg 2958/ W5723, BLW #38567-160-55.
  1423. Heads of Families - North Carolina, Fayette District, Anson County, pg 36, 37.
  1424. Abstracts of Rev. War Pension Files, p 2958.
  1425. Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, Abstracts of The Wills of Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1856, pg 284.
  1426. Francis M. Manning & W.H. Booker, Martin County History, Vol. I, pg 223.
  1427. Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., The Deeds of Tyrrell County North Carolinas 1735-1760, pg 44 (Deed Book 3, pg 10).
  1428. James Ross, Philadelphia PA, 1882, The Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg 12.
  1429. Betty Fagan Burr, Tyrrell County North Carolina Minutes, Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1735 thru 1754, Book 1 (Mrs. Frances Terry Ingmire, 10166 Clairmont Dr., St Louis Mo. 63136), p 16; Book 1 pg 28.
  1430. Donald E. Ratcliff, North Carolina Taxpayers Volume I, pg 175, 176.
  1431. Martin County, North Carolina, Abstracts of Deed Book A, 1774-1787 (Edited by The Library Committee, Martin County Historical Society, Williamston, North Carolina 27871), p. 19; Deed Bk A, pg 72.
  1432. Tyrrell Deeds, Book 4, pg 11, 12,13, 14.
  1433. Weynette Parks Haun, Edgecombe County North Carolina County Court Minutes 1744 thru 1762, Book I; (Fee Docket 1745-1746) Edgecombe County, Northampton County; (Crown Docket 1755-1763) Edgecombe County, pg 271-10 (Minute Book).
  1434. James Ross, Philadelphia PA, 1882, The Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 22 & 23.
  1435. William Ross Will.
  1436. Pension Application for James Ross, Pension No. 5857, Folder W.5-722. Pension Application for Lydia Ross, widow of James Ross, Pension No. 6001, William Ross deposition, 9 April 1851.
  1437. Anson Co. NC Census - 1810, pg 18.
  1438. Betsy Ross Tetterton, email dated 5/24/2005.
  1439. Bill Ross, Note dated 5 Apr 1997.
  1440. 1880 Henderson Co. TN census, EDI 62, pg 14, No. 119.
  1441. 1880 Census, TN, Henderson Co., ED 62, Page 14, Dwelling 119.
  1442. 1900 Census, TN, Chester Co., ED 10, Sheet 4, 13th District.
  1443. 1880 Census, ED 62, pg. 9, Dwelling 72, Family 72.
  1444. Ibid., ED 61, pg. 21, Dwelling 6, Family 6.
  1445. 1870 Census, TN, Henderson Co., pg 35.
  1446. Mortality Schedule 1880 - IL.
  1447. Wayne County Wheelers Reminiscences; provided by Grace Gleason October 2002, pg 466.
  1448. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:151Q-LV0.
  1449. Social Security Index, Ancestry.com.
  1450. Elizabeth Little Staton.
  1451. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net, 1880 Census.
  1452. 1850 Census, NC-Anson-Family 1360.
  1453. Ibid., NC-Union Co. pg 185, family 1386.
  1454. Sandra Elliott, allenelliott@InfoAve.Net, citing NC Troops 1861-1865, Vol II Calvary.
  1455. Ibid., Group sheet/1880 Census.
  1456. Ibid., citing Vera T. Allen.
  1457. 1850-60-70 Newberry SC census.
  1458. Anson County NC Deeds, L&M-244.
  1459. Ibid., N&O-173.
  1460. Ibid., L&M-178.
  1461. Jan Walker, Hartselle, AL 35640, email dated 2 Jan 2002.
  1462. Ibid., email dated 2 Jan-2002.
  1463. Jane Murtishaw, Visit to Lexington Tennessee, May 1999, Conversation with Nell Priddy.
  1464. Hot Springs Village Voice, January 4, 2006.
  1465. The Little Legend, pg. 74.
  1466. Irma Little Boyer, Daniel Lewis, 1755-1836, Page 42.
  1467. 1860 Henderson Co. TN census, He-77-493.
  1468. 1860 Census, TN, He-220.
  1469. Ibid., TN, Henderson Co., 77-220.
  1470. Court Records for Henderson Co. 1860-1866, FHC film 0024693, Original page 403; book page 286.
  1471. Calloway Co. KY Deeds, Book Q, p. 82.
  1472. Mike Cobb, Mike Cobb ; Primary site: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/ Direct to Surname index which contains Taylor and Ross: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~cobb/amb/surnames.html, dated 1-17-2000.
  1473. Candace Teal Gravelle, http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/g/r/a/Candace-T-Gravelle/GENE17-0 001.html, Copied 8-11-2000.
  1474. Warrant Claim No. 34732, Act of 1855, resulting in Warrant No. 17069 for 120 acres. Filed by Delilah Little Widow of Isaac Little of Capt. Tindall N.C. Mil. War 1812, Warrant Claim 34732.
  1475. Loyal Nethery, loyaltex@home.com; http://loyalnethery.com/. Posting on GenWeb Teal Surname Forum, Dec. 10, 1999.
  1476. Ibid.
  1477. Ancestral File - Online Version, AFN:ZMT2-GK.
  1478. Ibid., AFN: ZMSV-GR.
  1479. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, C5LR-JH.
  1480. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Letter dated Jun-9-1998.
  1481. Goodspeed's Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Southern Arkansas, Biographical & Historical, pg 633.
  1482. Ibid., Cleveland County, pg. 633.
  1483. 1850 Union Co. NC census, Family 1370.
  1484. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DW2-2C.
  1485. Ibid., 4DW1-T6.
  1486. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, pg 757, household 495.
  1487. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DW1-XP.
  1488. California Death Records; http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi, Search 8-28-00.
  1489. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DW1-VC.
  1490. Ibid., 4DW2-01.
  1491. Ibid., 4DW1-WJ.
  1492. Ibid., 4DW2-3J.
  1493. Ibid., 4DW2-5V.
  1494. Ibid., 4DW1-ZV.
  1495. Dan Buckley, The Family Tree of George Daniel Buckley, Jr. and Dannie Patricia Little Buckley. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/b/u/c/George-D-Buckley-jr/P HOTO/0007photo.html?Welcome=1028769354.
  1496. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, 4DSV-01.
  1497. Ibid., 43Q5-7H.
  1498. Annie Traywick Rt. 1, Box 195 Peachland NC 28133, Family records & tombstones.
  1499. Ibid., Family Group Sheet - bible records, courthouse records, tombstones.
  1500. Ibid., Family Group Sheet dated 23 Jan 1984; quotes Bible records.
  1501. William Stone Bivens, email dated 9 Dec. 2003.
  1502. Submitted by Margaret Hall Mask, 210 Medford Rd. Wilmington, DE 19803, Carolinas Genealogical Society Bulletin, Vol. XXVII, 1, Summer 1990, pg. 3.
  1503. Celia Brazeal, Martin County Will Book 1, 1774-1810; as abstracted, pg 9 (Will Book page 121).
  1504. 1860 Union Co. NC Census, Page 87, Dwelling 632, Family 617.
  1505. Union Co. Deeds, Bk I, pg 203.
  1506. Delaine Edwards, Scott Co. WWI Discharges, ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ar/scott/military/sctwwi.txt (Contributed by Delaine Edwards).
  1507. Flossie Ross Veteto, A Brief Trip Down Memory Lane with Flossie Veteto Given to me by Flossie and Nell Veteto May 1999 (not sure when written).
  1508. Henderson County Cemeteries - Mt Moriah, http://web.utk.edu/~ddonahue/henderson/mtmoriah.htm.
  1509. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, pg 636.
  1510. Ibid., pg 1936.
  1511. Estate of Allin Warren, dated 21 Mar 1738, Surry Co. VA.
  1512. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, V7TF-N6.
  1513. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, pg 1935.
  1514. The Little Legend, p. 11.
  1515. Ancestral File, ver. 4.18, CJ80-MK.
  1516. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 53.
  1517. Nelda Baker email dated Aug. 31, 1998, email dated 7 Sept. 1998.
  1518. Julia Fuchs , email messages to author, Gray Little and Wife, dated 3 Oct. 2002.
  1519. Jim Smith (Jimmie L. Smith - jsmith28@bellsouth.net), email dated 6 Apr 1999, quoting 1870 & 1880 census.
  1520. Kelly, granddaughter of Carl. email dated 12-10-2000.
  1521. James Ross, Life and Times of Elder Reuben Ross, pg. 56.
  1522. Ibid., pg. 55.
  1523. Ibid., pg. 52.