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Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Samuel Clarke

His will was probated in 1737 in Brunswick County, Virginia.


Phereby Lee

Other spellings: Phereba Lee, Pheriby Lee.

In 1810 the McClenny's and Thornton's had close family ties when they lived in Johnston County, North Carolina and later been neighbors in Sampson County, North Carolina.

Title: North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 Author: North Carolina State Archives Publication: Index to Marriage Bonds Division of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC, 1977 Note: Ancestry.com, comp. North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original data: State of North Carolina. An Index to Marriage Bonds Filed in the North Carolina State Archives. Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Division of Archives and History, 1977. Media: Book Text: Bride: Pherebe Clenny, Groom: Herod Thornton, Bond Date: 23 May 1820, County: Johnston, Bondsman: Saml Lee, Witness: Jno Sanders, Jr.

Herod & Phereby left North Carolina and settled in Fayette County, Georgia in the late 1820's.

1860 Federal Census for Fayette County, Georgia, page 117, # 840:
Phereby is listed as 70 years of age, a farmer, born in North Carolina. Her $ 502.25 estate was settled on 1 January, 1877.
She was buried in Thornton Cemetery, Hopefull Community, North Fayette County, Georgia along with her second husband, Herod Thornton.
Phereby's will was probated in 1872 and the heirs by William received sums in the amount of $ 71.35. (Source: http://www.mcclenny.org/branch5.htm)


Phereby Lee

Other spellings: Phereba Lee, Pheriby Lee.

In 1810 the McClenny's and Thornton's had close family ties when they lived in Johnston County, North Carolina and later been neighbors in Sampson County, North Carolina.

Title: North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 Author: North Carolina State Archives Publication: Index to Marriage Bonds Division of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC, 1977 Note: Ancestry.com, comp. North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original data: State of North Carolina. An Index to Marriage Bonds Filed in the North Carolina State Archives. Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Division of Archives and History, 1977. Media: Book Text: Bride: Pherebe Clenny, Groom: Herod Thornton, Bond Date: 23 May 1820, County: Johnston, Bondsman: Saml Lee, Witness: Jno Sanders, Jr.

Herod & Phereby left North Carolina and settled in Fayette County, Georgia in the late 1820's.

1860 Federal Census for Fayette County, Georgia, page 117, # 840:
Phereby is listed as 70 years of age, a farmer, born in North Carolina. Her $ 502.25 estate was settled on 1 January, 1877.
She was buried in Thornton Cemetery, Hopefull Community, North Fayette County, Georgia along with her second husband, Herod Thornton.
Phereby's will was probated in 1872 and the heirs by William received sums in the amount of $ 71.35. (Source: http://www.mcclenny.org/branch5.htm)


Susannah Albritton

Buried beside her brother John F. Albritton.


Blackman Thornton

1880 United States Census for District 1248, Fayette, Georgia
Family History Library Film 1254146, NA Film Number T9-0146, Page Number 11D
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
Blackman THORNTON Self W Male W 73 NC Farming NC NC
Kitsy THORNTON Dau S Female W 33 GA Keeping House NC NC
Miranda THORNTON Dau S Female W 31 GA Keeping House NC NC
David L. THORNTON GSon S Male W 18 GA Works On Farm GA GA
Feraby TEELE Dau W Female W 36 GA NC NC
Brooksy TEELE GSon S Male W 2 GA GA GA

Research needed, probably his brother:
1880 United States Census
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
Felix THORNTON Self M Male W 62 NC Farming NC NC
Nancy THORNTON Wife M Female W 51 GA Keeping House GA GA
Eliza THORNTON Dau S Female W 24 GA NC GA
Felix THORNTON Son S Male W 16 GA NC GA
John THORNTON Son S Male W 12 GA NC GA
Young THORNTON Son S Male W 6 GA NC GA
District 1248, Fayette, Georgia
Family History Library Film 1254146 NA Film Number T9-0146 Page Number 12D


Catherine Thornton

1880 United States Census for District 1248, Fayette, Georgia
Family History Library Film 1254146, NA Film Number T9-0146, Page Number 11D
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
Kitsy THORNTON Dau S Female W 33 GA Keeping House NC NC