WNC History Timeline

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www.childers-shepherd.org, 27 Feb 2009
  James Carson  +  [Unknown]                                          Absalom Dillingham + Rebecca Foster
                               |                                                                                                       |
            
William Carson                    +                Margaret Ann "Peggy" Dillingham
        1793  -  1846                    1820                             1799  -  1857
           Big Ivy, Bunc Co NC                                                                      Big Ivy, Bunc Co NC     
                                                                      
    |  
                      Marshal Henderson Carson (Joice Louisa Bailey), 1820 - 1894  
                      
Elizabeth Carson (John Jackson Maney), 1823 - 1890
                      William Riley Carson, 1824 - 1830
                      Alfred Burton Carson, 1826 - 1840
                      John Mitchell Carson (Catherine E. Stevens (Hudspeth)), 1829 - 1864
                      
Henry Stevens Carson (Ellen "Nelly" Matilda  Hurst), 1832 - 1920
                      Hiram Benson Carson (Mary E. Hurst), 1834 - 1912
                      Thomas Dillingham Carson (Caroline E. Hyder), 1836 - aft 1909
                      Newton Foster Carson (Clercie L. Banks), 1838 - 1911
                      Andrew Pickens Carson (Margaret L. Whitaker), 1841 - 1923

Sources:  Margaret W. Haile, "The William Carson Family", Heritage of Old Buncombe County, Vol. I (Doris Cline    
                 Ward,  Editor), 1981, p. 170;
          Margaret W. Haile, "The Carson Cabin",
Heritage of Old Buncombe County, Vol. II (Doris Cline Ward,           
                 Editor), 1987, p. 16;
         US Census 1880, 1900, 1910;
         Ancestry.com Chance's Family Tree.