WNC History Timeline

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  John Wesley McElroy + Elizabeth Jamison                 
1777 - 1860              1780 - 1846
VA   Yancey NC                    SC      Yancey NC              
                                  |
 
  John Wesley McElroy                     +                 Catherine Poteat
    
 1808      -      1886                                                             1811     -      1855
 
  Yancey Co NC                   Madison Co NC                                                                TN                     Yancey Co NC
                                                                                                  
  |
                                                   Harriet Valencia McElroy (
Robert Brank Vance), 1833 - 1887
                                                   John S. McElroy (Mary Josephine Carter), 1834 - 1919
                                                   Mary E. McElroy (Isaac G. Murray), 1837 - 1903
                                                   Margaret A. McElroy, 1843 - ?
                                                   
Nicholas Woodfin McElroy (Laura Samantha Deaver), 1845 - 1900
                                                   Dorcas Catherine "Kittie" McElroy (
Squire Osborn Deaver), 1847 - 1934
                                                   Sarah J. McElroy, 1849 - ?
                                                   Robert Vance McElroy (Addie E., Althea Proffitt), 1853 - 1922

The John W. and Catherine McElroy House is now the Rush Wray Museum of Yancey County History, 11 Academy Street,
Burnsville NC 28714. For more information, see the Wikipedia entry:        

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Wesley_McElroy_House.



Sources: US Census 1850, 1860, Yancey Co NC;
US Census 1870, 1880, Madison Co NC;
Ancestry.com's Miller/Mays family tree; OneWorldTree; doverfield7;
NC Death Certificate, Mrs. Kittie Deaver, 1934;
NC Death Certificate, Robert Vance McElroy, 1922