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www.childers-shepherd.org, 10 Feb 2011
John Moccasin Green + Elizabeth B. Coffey                 James Frankum + Nancy Raby
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James Green             +               Mahala Frankum
1795    -  after 1849                                   1805    -    after 1869
Burke Co NC          NC                                                       Burke Co NC      Jackson Co NC

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Rebecca Catherine Green (Nimrod Childers), 1833 - 1896
                    Sarah Caroline Green, 1835 - after 1879
                    Thomas G. Green   1836 - after 1849
                    
Nancy Louisa Green (William Horton Baker), 1841 - 1899
                    Elizabeth Green, 1841 - after 1849
                    
Jasper Marion Green (Sarah Emeline Childers), 1849 - 1901


Notes: At the time of the 1850 census, this family resided at Deep Creek, in Macon County,
NC. The census indicates that  both James and Mahala were born in Burke County and all
children through Elizabeth were born in Caldwell County, NC. If correct, then the family
arrived in Macon County between 1841 and 1849.

In 1870, Mahala Green resided with Marion and Sarah Childers Green at Qualla, Jackson
County, NC. As James Green is not present, we may surmise that he had died by this time.

In 1880, Sarah C. Green, 45, resided with her sister Rebecca C. Green Childers and family
at Ocona Lufty, Swain County, NC.
Sources: US Census, 1850, Macon Co NC;
        US Census, 1870, Jackson Co NC;
        US Census, 1880 Swain Co NC;
        Ancestry.com's McGovern family tree; John Baldwin and Descendants family tree; Francis K family tree; Hunter-Kinsland family
tree;