WNC History Timeline

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www.childers-shepherd.org, 18 Aug 2015
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 Samuel Holyfield                   +                  Lucinda Bryant
1801    -   aft 1869                   1834                       1812    -   bef 1851?  
    NC                                                           Haywood Co NC                         SC          Haywood Co NC?
                                                                                      
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 Elizabeth Holyfield, 1833 -
                                     Rebecca Holyfield, 1835 -
                                     Mary A. Holyfield, 1836 -
                                     Mila C. Holyfield (Joseph Cagle), 1837 -
                                     Cassia Holyfield (Morrow), 1838 - 1917
                                     
Daniel F. Holyfield, 1841 -
                                     
George Washington Holyfield (Orlena Parilee Dotson), 1842 - 1923
                                     Margaret A. Holyfield, 1843 - ?
                                     
Priscilla Holyfield (Evans, R. Marion Stevenson), 1849 - after 1886
                                    

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 Samuel Holyfield                   +                  Jane McClure
1801    -   aft 1869                     1851                   1814    -    aft 1879
     
  NC               Haywood Co NC?                  Haywood Co NC                                   Haywood Co NC

Note: In 1860, the household of Samuel Holyfield and Jane McClure Holyfield included Daneld F. Holyfield, 16, George Holyfield, 15, and Prisilla
Holyfield, 11.  In 1870, the Samuel and Jane McClure Holyfield household included Priscilla Evans, 22, "domestic ser't", Martha Evans, 3, and
Mary Evans, 1, along with Sarah "Lemmons" (probably mother of deceased Marybee Leming, first wife of Marion Stevenson. Sarah was counted
also in the nearby Stevenson household in this same census. In 1874 Priscilla Evans married R. M. Stevenson and the 1880 (Crabtree,
Haywood County) for their household at dwelling number 126 includes "Ann Holyfield", age 11 and "Charles Holyfield, age 8. Jane Holyfield,
age 67, was living with one grand-daughter, Jane, age 13, at house number 121.


Sources: US Census, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, Haywood Co NC;
NC Marriage Collection;
NC Death Certificate, Cassie Holyfield Morrow, 1917. (Father, "Samuel Hollifield"; mother,  "Cinda Carney"[???])