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John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

Callie Belle Laughter 9

Born: 14 Oct 1906
Died: 11 Jan 1996

Married: William Roy Robertson
, 24 Oct 1926.
Born: 19 Apr 1905
Died: 11 Dec 1993

Children of Callie Belle and William Roy Robertson Are:
  • Helen Adelaide Robertson, born 31 July 1927. Died 02 Aug 1927.

  • Margaret Louise Robertson, born 31 July 1927. Died 06 Aug 1927.

  • Myrtle Elizabeth Robertson, born 01 Aug 1930.
    Married: John William Arden, 17 Nov 1951.

  • William Roy Robertson, Jr., born 07 Nov 1933.
    Married: Julia Waddell, 14 Oct 1960.

  • Eva Suzanne Robertson, born 23 Jan 1946.
    Married: Gerald Thomas "Jerry" Wilson, 28 June 1986.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

Thelma Leanna Laughter 9

Born: 28 July 1909
Died: 15 May 1992

Married: Jack Alexander Rice, 29 Jul 1932
Born: 25 Feb 1889
Died: 01 Aug 1970

Children of Thelma Leanna and Jack Alexander Rice are:

John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

Jesse Harvey Laughter 9

Born: 29 May 1912
Died: 21 July 1985

Married: Madge Elizabeth Jones 12 Aug 1936.
Born: 11 Sept 1918
Died: 03 July 2010

  • Jon Harvey Laughter, born 11 May 1939.
    Married: Linda Jean Connell, 07 Sept 1962.

  • Lydia Jane Laughter, born 25 Jan 1942. Died April 1957.

  • Samuel Jones Laughter, born 04 July 1950.
    Married: Linda Kay Mullinax, 14 Dec 1969.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

John Elmer Laughter 9
Doc Laughter

Born 15 May 1914. Died 24 April 1971.

Married: Caroline Andreasen 29 Oct 1940.
She was born 19 Aug 1917, died 31 Oct 1980.

Children of John Elmer and Caroline Andreasen are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

Frances Lucille Laughter 9

Born 26 July 1916
Died: 29 Mar 1997

Married: Henry Clay Goforth 19 Feb 1938.
Born: 26 Sept 1910
Died: 24 Jun 1990

Children of Frances Lucille and Henry Clay Goforth are:
  • Ruth Ann Goforth
    Born: 29 Apr 1939 -- Died: 25 Aug 2006
    Married: Joseph Everett Baker, 20 Aug 1960.

  • Mary Louise Goforth, born 07 Sept 1940.
    Married(1): Robert Reagan Arrington 15 March 1959. He died 07 June 1974.
    Married(2): Edward John Schwarz 22 Feb 1992.

  • Rebecca Carol Goforth, born 01 Jan 1943.
    Married(1): ? Arrowood.
    Married(2): William Rutherford "Tony" Candler 25 Jan 1986.

  • Stephen William Goforth
    Born: 16 Oct 1947 -- Died: 05 Sep 2006.
    Married: Cheryl Dawn (Cimato) Fisher, 07 May 1988. Born: 27 Jan 1955.

  • Sarah Elizabeth Goforth, born 17 April 1950.
    Married: William Wallace Weeks, 01 Nov 1975.

  • Michael Clay Goforth, born 21 Nov 1951.
    Married: Elizabeth Christian Graham, 22 Oct 1983.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

Frederick Hannon Laughter 9

Born: 02 Jul 1919
Died: 02 Sep 2009

Married: Edith Cox, 08 May 1943.
Born: 01 Feb 1919.
Died: Oct 30, 2003.

Children of Frederick Hannon and Edith Cox are:
  • Mary Ann Laughter, born 17 March 1945.
    Married(1): ? Wood.
    Married(2): Grover C. Wright 17 Dec 1975. He was born 15 May 1933.

  • Frederick Hannon Laughter, Jr., Born: 04 July 1949.
    Married: Barbara Brennan, 31 Dec 1982. Born 15 March 1956.

  • Susan Emily Laughter, Born: 23 Dec 1959.
    Married: Donald Frederick Rutz, 01 Oct 1988. Born: 12 Sept 1957.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
William Milan, Jr.7: Jesse Hannon8:

Wade Vernon Laughter 9 Stretch Laughter

Born: 19 May 1924
Died: 17 Jan 1991
Wade Vernon "Stretch" Laughter served as a submariner in the Pacific during WW II.
He saw duty on the USS Barb, the USS Tullibee and on the USS Brill.
He is mentioned in the book, Thunder Below by RADM Eugene Fluckey, the Barb's skipper.
. . . Additional info would be appreciated. . . FL
Married: (1) Lydia V. ?
Born: ?

Married: (2) Mary Livingston 18 Nov 1972.
Born: 03 April 1925

Children of Wade Vernon Laughter and Lydia V. ? are:
  • Wade Vernon Laughter, Jr., born 28 Aug 1952.
    Married: Debbie Ham, 02 May 1978. She was born 25 Dec ??.

  • Nancy Jane Laughter, born 13 Jan 1954.
    Married: Gary Waddell, 19 Aug 1978. He was born 24 Dec 1955.

  • Barbara Kathleen Laughter, born 13 March 1956.
    Married: Peter Allinson, 09 Aug 1984. He was born 29 March 1950.

  • Raymond Douglas Laughter, born 16 Nov 1957.
    Married: Janice Hart, 28 Feb 1987. She was born 09 July ??.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Vivian Harvey Laughter 9

Born: 18 Mar 1922, Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
Died: 04 Jan 2008, Rutherford Co., North Carolina. (See note)
Buried: Kistler's Chapel UMC, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.

Married: Dorothy Agnes Copeland, 23 Mar 1940, Rutherford Co., NC.
Born: abt 1920, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
Died: abt 1995, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
Buried: Kistler's Chapel UMC, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.

Children of Vivian Harvey Laughter and Dorothy Agnes Copeland are:
  • Gloria Jean Laughter, born 30 Jul 1941, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., NC.
    Died: 02 Nov 1941 Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
    Buried: Kistler's Chapel UMC, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.

  • Janice Laughter, born 1942, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
    Never married.

  • Gail Laughter, born 1946, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
    Married: North Carolina. (Div.) Never remarried.

  • David Laughter, born 1948, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
    Married: Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Gladys Leola Laughter 9

Born: 17 Sep 1924, High Point, Guilford Co., North Carolina.
Died: 14 Apr 2012, Lake City, Columbia Co., Florida.
Buried: Live Oak Cemetery, Live Oak, Suwannee Co., Florida.

Married: (1)Silas Johnson, 20 Apr 1946, York Co., South Carolina. (Div)
-- Born: abt 1918, Rutherford Co., NC. -- Died: Rutherford Co., NC.
Married: (2)"Red" Davis, abt 1962. (Div)
-- Died: Unk.
Married: (3)Bill Baker, abt 1968.
-- Died: abt 2005, Live Oak, Suwannee Co., Florida.
-- Buried: Live Oak Cemetery, Live Oak, Florida

Children of Gladys Leola Laughter and Silas Johnson are:
  • Jerry Johnson Sr., born: July 21, 1947, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
    Married(1) Catherine Conrad
    Married(2) Annette ?.

  • Phillip Johnson, born: Dec 01, 1949, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
    Married: Barbara ?, in Florida.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Mary Ailene Laughter 9

Born: 24 Oct 1926, High Point, Guilford Co., North Carolina.

Married: Charles Friday, 20 Apr 1946, York Co., South Carolina.
Born: abt 1918, Dallas, Gaston Co., North Carolina.
Died: abt 1998, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.
-- Buried: Stanley, Gaston Co., North Carolina.

Children of Mary Ailene Laughter and Charles Friday are:
  • Charles Wayne Friday, born: 03 Mar 1948, Stanley, Gaston Co., NC.
    Married: Debbie White, 02 Mar 1974, Gaston Co., North Carolina.
    Born: 23 Jan 1952, Mt. Holly, Gaston Co., North Carolina.

  • Keith Russell Friday, born: 12 Oct 1953, Stanley, Gaston Co., NC.
    Married Wanda Merrill, 08 Jun 1974, Gaston Co., North Carolina.
    Born: 25 Sep 1956(?), Gastonia, Gaston Co., North Carolina.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Dorothy Mae Laughter 9

Born: 06 Jun 1929, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina.
Died: 13 Dec 2005, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.

Married: Clifford Alton Correll, 27 March 1948, Mecklenburg Co., NC.
Born: abt 1925, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.
Died: 2006, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.

Children of Dorothy Mae Laughter and Clifford A. Correll are:
  • Robert James Correll, born 04 Dec 1951, Mecklenburg County, NC
    Married (1) ? -- Married (2) ?

  • Karen Lynn Correll, born: 04 May 1958, Mecklenburg County, NC.
    Married (1) Charles Bryan Stockton -- (Div)
    Married (2) Craig Jones -- (Div)
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Andy Gay Laughter 9

Born: 29 Dec 1931, Spindale, Rutherford Co., NC.
Died: ?, Greer, South Carolina.
Buried: South Carolina.

Married: (1)Barbara Picklesimer, 18 Dec 1954, Mecklenburg Co., NC.

Married: (2)Betty ?, abt 1980, Greer, South Carolina.

Children of Andy Gay Laughter and Barbara Picklesimer are:
  • Gary Laughter, born ? in Mecklenburg County, NC.
    Married: ?.

  • Stacia Laughter, born ? in Mecklenburg County, NC.
    Married: ?.
Cora Lea Laughter Mullis John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Cora Lea Laughter 9 (Coralea Laugher)

Born: 15 Feb 1933, Spindale, Rutherford Co, NC.
Died: 01 Jul 2013, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina
Buried: Hillcrest Gardens Cemetery, Gaston Co., North Carolina

Married: Burette Franklin Mullis, (Doc Mullis) 18 Aug 1951, Mt. Holly, Gaston Co., NC.
Born: abt 1925, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.

Children of Cora Lea Laughter and Burette Franklin Mullis are:
  • Vicki Teresa Mullis, born: Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.
  • Frank Mullis, born: Mecklenburg Co., NC. Married: Sherry ?
  • Jeffery Mullis, born: Mecklenburg Co., NC. Married: ?.
  • Debrorah R. Mullis, born: Mecklenburg Co., NC. Married: David Aguirre
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

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Franklin Delano Laughter 9 (Frank Laughter)

Born: 17 Mar 1935, Spindale, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.


Married: Mary Grace Almond (Sis Almond), 21 Apr 1957, Concord, Cabarrus Co., NC.
Born: 13 Jul 1936, Locust, Stanly Co., North Carolina.
Died: 25 Nov 2009, Concord, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina.
Buried: Carolina Memorial Park, Kannapolis, Cabarrus Co., N.C.

Children of Frank D. Laughter and Mary Grace Almond are:
  • Tony Franklin Laughter, Born: 21 Feb 1958, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC.
    (See PopView note)

  • Beverly Grace Laughter, Born: 02 Mar 1962, Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.
    Married: Randy Wayne Forsythe, 03 Apr 1983, Tyler, Smith Co., Texas.
    Born: 23 Jun 1954, Dallas, Texas.
    Died: 07 Jan 2000, Cleburne, Johnson Co., Texas.

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Helen Lorene Laughter 9

Born: 13 Oct 1937, Gilkey, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
Died: 10 Apr 2004, Orlando, Orange Co., Florida.

Married: James English Foard, (Jim Foard) 14 Jun 1957, Mecklenburg Co., NC.
Born: abt 1934, Union Co., North Carolina.
Died: 18 Jan 2006, Orlando, Orange Co., Florida.

Children of Helen Lorene Laughter and James English Foard are:
  • Kimberly Hope Foard, born: 25 Sep 1960, Orlando, Orange Co. Florida.
    Married: Robert Henry Boucherle II, Orange Co., Florida.

  • Tina Marie Foard, born: 24 Mar 1962, Orlando, Orange Co., Florida.
    Married: Paul Kenneth Shores, Orange Co., Florida.

  • Sheryl Denise Foard, born: 20 Jan 1969, Orlando, Orange Co., Florida.
    Married: Richard Tucker, Orange Co., Florida.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Agnus Jacqueline Laughter 9 (Jackie Laughter)

Born: 09 Oct 1940, Shiloh, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
Died: 09 Dec 2008, Maryville, Blount Co., Tennessee.
Buried: Hillcrest Cemetery, Mt. Holly, Gaston Co., North Carolina.

Married Yvonne Steen, 1959, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.

Children of Agnus Jacqueline Laughter and Yvonne Steen are:
  • Sonya Renee Steen, born 24 Jun 1959, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.

  • Kenneth Brian Steen, born: 01 Feb 1965, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.
Donald Laughter, Sr. & Brenda Corley John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6:
Jeremiah7: Henry Zedick8:

Donald Aubry Laughter, Sr. 9
Don's Family Photo Site

Born: 05 Jun 1944, Stanley, Gaston Co., North Carolina.

Married: (1)Adell Hayley, 04 May 1964, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.

Married: (2)Brenda Corley, 06 Jun 1989, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC.

Child of Donald Laughter and Adell Hayley is:
  • Donald Aubry Laughter, Jr., born: 7 Apr 1965, Mecklenburg Co., NC.
    Died: 18 Apr 1998, Atlanta, Georgia. -- Buried: Maryville, Tennessee.
    Married: Theresa ?.
Child of Donald Aubry Laughter, Sr. and Brenda Corley is:
  • Michael David Laughter (adopted), born 04 May 1992, Statesville, Iredell Co., NC.
    Died: 08 Feb 2013, Maryville, Tennessee.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
John Ernest Baumberger8:

Robert "Bob" Jules Baumberger 9

Born: 1918,
Died: 1967

Married: Louise Gloria Ovitt
Born: 1920,
Died: 1972

Children of Robert Jules Baumberger and Louise Gloria Ovitt are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
John Ernest Baumberger8:

Margaret Jean Baumberger 9

Born: 1919

Married: Kendall Reece "Casey" Jones
Born: 1918

Child of Margaret Jean Baumberger and Kendall Reece Jones is:
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
John Ernest Baumberger8:

Harold Eckel Baumberger, Sr. 9

Born: 1921
Died: 1986

Married: Myrtle Evelyn "Buddie" Walker
Born: 1922, Died: 2001

Children of Harold Eckel Baumberger, Sr., and Myrtle Evelyn "Buddie" Walker are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
John Ernest Baumberger8:

Lina Elizabeth "Betty" Baumberger 9
Betty Baumberger

Born: 1924

Married: (1)John Henry Palmer II,
Born: 1917, Died: 1943
Married: (2)James "Jim" Thomas Hudson, Sr.
Born: 1921, Died 1989

Child of Lina Elizabeth Baumberger and John Henry Palmer II is:
  • John Henry Palmer III, born 1943.
    Married: (1)Frances "Fran" Louise Grahovac (Div), born 1946.
    Married: (2)Patricia "Trish" Gene Oglesby, born 1950.
Child of Lina Elizabeth Baumberger and James Thomas Hudson, Sr. is:
  • James "Jim" Thomas Hudson, Jr., born 1946.
    Married: (1)Betty Lou Edwards.
    Married: (2)Sara Ann Ledford Hammonds, born 1951.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Peter Julius Baumberger, Sr.8:

Elsa Mae "Twiddie" Baumberger 9
Twiddie Baumberger

Born: 1918

Married: John Mastin Travis, Jr., (M.D.)

Children of Elsa Mae Baumberger and John Mastin Travis, Jr. are:
  • Pauline "Polly" June Travis, married ? Westbrook.
    Child: Joel Mastin Westbrook III

  • John Mastin Travis III
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Peter Julius Baumberger, Sr.8:

Peter "Pete" Julius Baumberger, Jr. 9
Pete Baumberger

Born: 1920

Married: Mary Berniece Hassell
Born: 1919

Children of Peter Julius Baumberger, Jr. and Mary Berniece Hassell are:
  • Michael Peter Baumberger, born 1946.
    Married: (1)JoAnn Davis (Div).
    Married: (2)Sandra Lucas.
    Married: (3)Brenda Church.

  • Celia Ann Baumberger, born 1958.
    Married: (1)Jim Gettings.
    Married: (2)William Harold Woodside, born in 1954.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Peter Julius Baumberger, Sr.8:

Charles "Chuck" Henry Baumberger, Sr. 9
Chuck Baumberger

Born: 1941

Married: Martha Carolyn "Molly" Megathlin
Born: 1945

Children of Charles Henry Baumberger, Sr. and Martha Carolyn Megathlin are:
  • Peter Scott Baumberger, born 1972.
  • Charles Henry Baumberger, Jr., born 1976.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Elsa Lessie Baumberger8:

Margaret Elsa Houston 9

Born: 1920
Died: 1998

Married: ? Wolfe

Child of Margaret Elsa Houston and ? Wolfe is:
  • Elsa Adelaide Wolfe
    Married: (1) ? Poland.
    Married: (2)Marvin J. Apte, Sr.
    Married: (3)Unknown.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Heinrich Edmond Baumberger8:

Henry Edmond Baumberger, Jr. 9
Ed Baumberger

Born: 1942

Married: Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Wareing
Born: 1942

Children of Henry Edmond Baumberger, Jr. and Elizabeth Ann Wareing are:
  • Robert "Rob" Scott Baumberger, born 1964.
    Married: Laurel Denise Marshall.

  • Steven "Steve" Michael Baumberger, born 1965.
    Married: Angela "Angie" Michele Sanford, born 1967.
    One child: Jacob "Jake" Charles Baumberger, born 1994.

  • Elizabeth "Beth" Ann Baumberger, born 1967.
    Married: (1)Michael "Mike" Dean Cardascio, born 1966.
    Married: (2)Darric McKay Camp.

  • Lina Diane Baumberger, born 1971.
    Married: Jody Clark Tipton, born 1968.
    One child: Noah Cade Tipton, born 2000.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Heinrich Edmond Baumberger8:

Julius Luther Baumberger 9
Jay Baumberger

Born: 1944

Married: Sandra Carolyn Foxworth
Born: 1946

Children of Julius Luther Baumberger and Sandra Carolyn Foxworth are:
  • Julius Daniel Baumberger, born 1968.
    Married: Susanna Elisia Pallares, born 1966.

  • Jerry Alan Baumberger, born 1969.
    Married: Alibech "Ali" Guedes, born 1973.

  • Debra Jean Baumberger, born 1971.
    Married: Barry Christopher Ponton, born 1949.

  • Cathy Carolyn Baumberger, Born 1976.
    Married: Jerry Lee Stepp, born 1972.

  • Lina Ruth Baumberger, Born: 17 May 1984.
    Married: Adam Neil Jenkins, 10 Feb 2007. Born: 08 Oct 1980.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Heinrich Edmond Baumberger8:

Lina Barbara Baumberger 9

Born: 1946

Married: Marshall Ralph McAbee
Born: 1944

Children of Lina Barbara Baumberger and Marshall Ralph McAbee are:
  • Rita Margaret McAbee, born 1969.
    Married: David Cox Plemmons, born 1967.

  • Jeffery Marshall McAbee, born 1971.

  • Laura Michelle McAbee, born 1976.
    Married: Christian Smith
    Dtr of Laura Michelle McAbee, Leslie Marie McAbee, born 1996.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Heinrich Edmond Baumberger8:

Philip Samuel Baumberger 9

Born: 1948

Married: Sandra "Sandy" Pearson Summers
Born: 1949

Children of Philip Samuel Baumberger and Sandra Pearson Summers are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Julia Goelet Baumberger8:

Barbara Hermoine Nabers 9

Born: 1926

Married: (1)William "Bill" Bernard Kidd, Sr.
Born: 1922 (Div)
Married: (2)James "Jim" Thomas Hudson, Sr.
Born: 1921, died 1989

Children of Barbara Hermoine Nabers and William Bernard Kidd, Sr. are:
  • William Bernard "Cotton" Kidd, Jr., born 1948.
    Married: Darlene Aucoin

  • Bradford "Brad" Nabers Kidd, born 1957.
    Married: Carol Bowler, born 1957.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan6: Margaret7:
Julia Goelet Baumberger8:

Horace Alexander Nabers, Jr. 9
Buddy Nabers

Born: 1928

Married: Mary Wetzel

Children of Horace Alexander Nabers, Jr. and Mary Wetzel are:
  • Horace Alexander "Lex" Nabers III, born: 01 Jun 1958.
    Married: Kimberly "Kim" A. Gray.

  • Kathryn "Kathie" Nabers Married: Pierre Antonie.

  • James "Jim" Nabers

  • Margaret Nabers Married: Gregory Albrecht
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
Wyley Ellis 5: William Milan 6: Blyth 7:
Willie B. 8:

Harriet Elizabeth Lawter 9

Born: 19 Jun 1940, Mecklenburg Co., NC.

Married: Everette P. Dillard, 24 Mar 24, 1973, York, South Carolina.
Born: 03 Jul 1936, Fannin Co. Georgia.

Child of Harriet Elizabeth Lawter and Everette P. Dillard is:

  • Melissa Dawn Dillard, born 26 Mar 1978
    Married: Timothy Andrew "Tim" Pendley, 01 Sep 2001,
    at the base Church, Mayport Naval Station, Mayport, FL.
    Tim Pendley was born, 27 Aug 1978, Naval Hospital, NAS, Jacksonville, Duval Co. Florida.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan, Sr.6:
Andrew Logan7: Leona8:

Mike Case 9

Born: born: 19 Dec 1950.

Married: ? , 21 Dec 1994.

Children of Mike Case are:
  • Audrey Edney, born: 18 Feb 1980.
    Audrey child: Azura Lynn Pittin, born: 14 Apr 2000

  • Bettina Edney, born: 30 May 1983.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan, Sr.6:
Andrew Logan7: Leona8:

Doug Worthington 9

Born: born: 30 Jun 1958.

Married: Vivian ? .

Children of Doug Worthington and Vivian ? are:
  • Tarina Worthington, born: 29 Jul 1982.
  • Samual Worthington, born: abt 1983.
  • Zeronica Laloney, born: 05 Aug 1998.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan, Sr.6:
Andrew Logan7: Leona8:

David Worthington 9

Born: born: 30 May 1959.

Married: ? ? .

Children of David Worthington and ? ? are:
  • Tara Worthington, born: 10 May 1980.
  • Joshual Worthington, born: 12 Jan 1983.
  • Brittoney Worthington, born: 02 Sep, abt 1992.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan, Sr.6:
Andrew Logan7: Carnell Lee8:

Doris Laughter 9

Born: 22 May 1957.

Married: Jerry Swann, Sr., 29 Aug 1980.
Born: 28 Jan 1936

Children of Doris Laughter and Jerry Swann, Sr. are:

  • Jerry Swann, Jr., born: 02 Sep 1964.
    Married: Sandy Monical, 03 Sep 1993. Born: 01 Jan 1971.

  • Eric Vincent Swann, Sr., born: 07 Aug 1967.
    Married: Cindy Session, 25 Jul 1987. Born: 17 May 1967.

  • Harry Daniel Lee Hyder, born: 23 Nov 1978.

  • Stephanie Swann, born: 05 May 1985.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan, Sr.6:
Andrew Logan7: Carnell Lee8:

Donna Laughter 9

Born: 28 Apr 1960.

Married: Gary Corn, 06 Aug 1982.
Born: 06 Feb 1947.

Children of Donna Laughter and Gary Corn are:

  • Traci Lea Corn, born: 08 May 1983.
  • Matthew Allen Corn, born: 16 May 1988.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: William Milan, Sr.6:
Andrew Logan7: Thomas Franklin8:

James Laughter 9

Born: 28 Nov 1965.

Married: Linda ? , 19 Feb 1989.
Born: 12 Nov 1970.

Children of James Laughter and Linda ? are:
  • Andy Laughter, born: 12 Mar 1994.
  • Judy Laughter, born: 12 Dec 2000.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: Samuel L. H.6:
Ida E.7: Mary Ella Giles8:

Lon Bruce Spurgeon, Jr. 9
Bud Spurgeon

Born: Date Unk

Married: Janet Vay Extine, 30 Sep 1944.
Born: 1928.

Children of Lon Bruce "Bud" Spurgeon, Jr. and Janet Vay Extine are:
  • Andre Spurgeon

  • Ellis Spurgeon, born in 1945.
    Married: Genevie Gibson.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: Samuel L. H.6:
Ida E.7: Mary Ella Giles8:

Pearl Emeline Spurgeon 9

Born: 10 Sep 1909
Died: 16 May 1979

Married: (1)Andrew Lewis Extine, born 13 Jul 1905.
Died: 16 Nov 1960
Married: (2)Henry Usher

Children of Pearl Emeline Spurgeon and Andrew Lewis Extine are:
  • Bertie Extine, born in 1931.
  • Bud Extine, born in 1933.
  • Robert Extine, born in 1935.

  • Nina Estavina Extine, born in 1937.
    Married: (1)Billy Lee Debusk
    Married: (2)Robert Kyle Blevins, Sr., born in 1932.

  • Kenneth Extine, born, 1939. Married: Elaine Usher.

  • Jean Extine, born in 1941.
    Married: (1)Opie Lee Blevins, Sr., born in 1937.
    Married: (2)Kenneth Cantral.

  • Andrew Extine, born in 1943.
  • Ferman Extine, born in 1945.

  • Pauline Extine, born in 1948. Married: Jack Kirk.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: Samuel L. H.6:
Ida E.7: Mary Ella Giles8:

Florence Spurgeon 9

Born: born in 1914

Married: Clifford Extine, born in 1909.

Children of Florence Spurgeon and Clifford Extine are:
  • Charles Extine
  • Connie Extine, married: ? Childers.
  • Mary Ella Extine, married: Ron McKinna.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: Samuel L. H.6:
James Wiley7: Jimmie Sue8:

Dorothy Shirley Melvajean Smith 9

Born: Date unk

Married: Kenneth Meagel.

Children of Dorothy Shirley Melvajean Smith and Kenneth Meagel are:
  • Raymond Anthony Meagel
  • Christopher Meagel
  • Charles Meagel
  • Kenneth David Meagel
  • Corey Meagel
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Wyley Ellis5: Samuel L. H.6:
James Wiley7: Jimmie Sue8:

Peggy Elaine Smith 9

Born: Date unk

Married: Ronald Gordon Pickering, Sr.

Children of Peggy Elaine Smith and Ronald Gordon Pickering, Sr. are:
  • Cynthia Pickering
  • Melissa Pickering
  • Ronald Joseph Pickering, Jr.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
Wyley Ellis 5: Samuel L.H. 6:
James Wiley 7: Jimmie Sue 8:

Roberta Joan Smith 9

Born: Date unk

Married: Raymond Daniel Sears, Sr.

Children of Roberta Joan Smith and Raymond Daniel Sears, Sr. are:
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Sarah Ila 8:

Margaret Cleo Frady 9

Born: 10 Oct 1907
Died: 19 Sep 1987, Chimney Rock, Rutherford Co., NC.

Married: Locke Craig Elliotte
Born: 18 Jul 1902
Died: 24 Apr 1945, Chimney Rock, Rutherford Co., NC.

Children of Margaret Cleo Frady and Locke Craig Elliotte are:
  • Bonnie Blanche Elliotte
    Born: 08 Oct 1927, Chimney Rock, Rutherford Co., NC.

  • Joyce Elliotte
    Born: 03 May 1930, Chimney Rock, Rutherford Co., NC.
    Married: Henry Brackett

  • (Daughter) Elliotte, died infancy.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Sarah Ila 8:

Mary Louise Frady 9

Born: 02 Feb 1910, Chimney Rock, Rutherford Co., NC.

Married: Elbert Herdon Halford, Born: 28 May 1908

Children of Mary Louise Frady and Elbert Herdon Halford are:
  • Meredith Virginia Halford, Born: 19 Jul 1928, Rutherford Co., NC.
    Married: Thomas Jefferson Horner, Sr.

  • Charles Lewis Halford, Born: abt 1930, Rutherford Co., NC.
    Married: Betty Ann Babbit

  • Louise Arlene Halford, Born: 14 Jun 1932, Rutherford Co., NC.
    Married: Hershel Douglas Seagles, Sr.
      One child: Hershel Douglas Seagles, Jr., born: 31 Oct 1957


  • (Oscar) Escar Herdon Halford, Born: 08 May 1935, Rutherford Co., NC
    Married: (Janite) Janie Quenn
      One child: Donna Ann Halford, born: 25 Jan 1964
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Carrie Ola8:

Gaither Cornelius Cooke, Jr., 9

Born: 10 Sep 1916, Hickory, Catawba Co., North Carolna.
Died: 21 Feb 1999, San Antonio, Texas.
Buried: 25 Feb 1999, Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery,
San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas.

Married: Betty Olivia "Lib" Pipes, 09 Dec 1939, Norfolk, VA.
Born: 16 Oct 1921, Lenoir, Catawba Co., North Carolina.

Children of Gaither C. Cooke, Jr., and Betty Olivia "Lib" Pipes are:
  • Eileen Lawter Cooke,
    Born: 12 Jun 1942, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: Roland Otto Mueller, 23 Aug 1960, Basel, Switzerland.
    Born: 23 Oct 1937, Karnes Co., Texas.

  • Lawrence Merritt Cooke, Born: 23 Apr 1944, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: Wanda Cheryl Case, 03 Sep 1967, Greenville, South Carolina.

  • Carl Robin Cooke,
    Born: 20 Mar 1947, Lenoir, Catawba Co., North Carolina.
    Died: 20 Jun 1999, Charlotte, North Carolina.
    Married: (1)Camelia Adelle Parsons, 11 Jul 1969, Gaffney, SC.
    Born: 14 Apr 1949 (Div).
    Married: (2)Pam Ann Elliott, 03 Dec 1988, Alexandria, VA (Div).
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Carrie Ola 8:

Gentry Jacob Cooke, Sr. 9

Born: 03 Aug 1918, Norfolk, Virginia.
Died: 08 Feb 1988, New London, Connecticut.

Married: Florence Rose Ella Tift Page, 29 Dec 1945, New London, CT.
Born: 04 Nov 1913, Connecticut.
Died: 03 Aug 1986, Mystic, Connecticut.
Buried: Lambtown Cemetery, Ledyard, CT.

Children of Gentry Jacob Cooke, Sr., and Florence Rose Ella Tift Page are:
  • Sandra Jean Cooke, Born: 04 Oct 1946, New London, Connecticut.
    Married: David Russell Scott, 26 Jun 1965, New London, Connecticut.
    Born: 09 Sep 1945, Boston, Massachusets.

  • Gentry Jacob Cooke, Jr.
    Born: 09 Oct 1949, Cheverly, Prince Georges Co., Maryland.
    Married: Patricia Ann Nickell, 09 Sep 1972, Groton, New London Co., CT.
    Born: 13 Jan 1949, Kittery, Maine.
      One child: Amanda Gentry Cooke
      Born: 30 Sep 1980, Brooklyn, NY.

  • Jerry Cooke Born: 28 Aug 1950.
    Died: 28 Aug 1950, Cheverly, Prince Georges Co., Maryland.

  • Russell Todd Cooke
    Born: 21 Mar 1952, Cheverly, Prince Georges Co., Maryland.
    Married: (1)Rosemary Ann Tyl, 01 Feb 1974, Montville, CT
    Born: 09 Feb 1953 (Div).
    Married: (2)Catherine Lynn Dinsmore, 29 May 1988, Vermont.
    Born: 11 Sep 1953
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Carrie Ola 8:

Homer Todd Cooke 9

Born: 15 Nov 1920, Norfolk, Virginia.
Died: 28 Nov 1988, Norfolk, Virginia.
Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Virginia.

Married: Alma Virginia Ives, South Mills, North Carolina.
Born: 06 Mar 1922, Norfolk, Virginia.

Children of Homer Todd Cooke and Alma Virginia Ives are:
  • Daniel Allen Cooke, Born: Chesapeake, Virginia.
    Married: Ruth Robinson

  • Susan Todd Cooke, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: (1)Jon Hobeke, Raleigh, Wake Co., North Carolina.
    Married: (2)Paul J. "P.J." Hughes, Jr.,
      04 Nov 2000, Dam Neck Naval Base, Virginia Beach, Virginia.


  • Bonnie Jean Cooke
    Born: 31 Oct 1941, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: Durwood Kirby, 1962, South Mills, North Carolina. (Div.).
    Died: in Florida.

  • Carolyn Ann Cooke, Born: 17 Mar 1943, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: John Albert Allen, 12 Oct 1963, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Born: Norfolk, Virginia.

  • Glenn Warren Cooke, Born: 03 Aug 1950, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: Lynn Sawyer, 06 Apr 1973, Chesapeake, Virginia.
    Born: 17 Nov 1953, Norfolk, Virginia.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Carrie Ola 8:

Margaret Lawter Cooke 9

Born: 10 Apr 1924, Norfolk, Virginia.

Married: (1)Otis Alexander Walker, Sr., 04 Feb 1943, Norfolk, VA.
Born: 5/21/1918, Norfolk, Virginia.
Died: 18 Dec 1978, Norfolk, Virginia.
Buried: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Virginia.
Married: (2)John Leroy Luck, Jr., 15 Apr 1988, Norfolk, VA.
Born: 01 Sep 1916, Norfolk, Virginia.
Died: 16 Dec 1989, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Buried: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Virginia.

Children of Margaret Lawter Cooke and Otis Alexander Walker are:
  • Margaret Anne Walker, Born: 15 Mar 1945, Norfolk, VA.
    Married: Ronald Corbett Harrington, 18 Jan 1969, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Born: 24 Apr 1946. Norfolk, Virginia.

  • Otis Alexander Walker, Jr., Born: 19 Mar 1951 Brunswick, GA.
    Married: Judy Carol Mustin, 11 Aug 1973, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Born: 21 Jun 1954, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
    Buried: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Virginia.
Julius Earl Shoulars
Julius Earl Shoulars
1945, Home after
Invasion of Okinawa
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Carrie Ola 8:

Ruby Ola Cooke 9

Born: 26 Jun 1926, Norfolk, Virginia.
Died: 21 Feb 2013

Married: Julius Earl Shoulars, 11 May 1946,
Park Avenue Baptist Church, Norfolk, Virginia.
Born: 19 Apr 1925, Rich Square, North Carolina.

Children of Ruby Ola Cooke and Julius Earl Shoulars are:
  • Judith Lynn Shoulars
    Born: 14 Aug 1947, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: Robert Hoge Hetherington, 14 Dec 1968, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Born: 23 Oct 1946, Norfolk, Virginia.

  • Terrie Leigh Shoulars
    Born: 04 Nov 1951, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: David Henry Combs, 05 Aug 1972, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Born: 18 Sep 1951, Norfolk, Virginia.

  • Gayle Ann Shoulars
    Born: 05 May 1955, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Married: Joseph Grant Graham III, 29 Jul 1978, Norfolk, Virginia.
    Born: 01 Aug 1957, Radford, Virginia.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Eula (or May W.) 8:

Edgar Ralph Harris 9

Born: abt 1908

Married: Lula Mae Conner, Born: 17 Oct 1928

Children of Edgar Ralph Harris and Lula Mae Conner are:
  • Frank Harris, Born: abt 1945
  • Bobby Edgar Harris, Born: 28 May 1947
  • Elijah Harris, Born: 16 Dec 1948
  • Eddie Dean Harris, Born: 11 Nov 1951
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Merritt Peeler 8:

Arlena Lawter 9

Born: 27 Jun 1911
Died: 04 Feb 2002, Anderson, Indiana.

Married: (1)William Miller, abt. 1927, Salem, New Jersey.
Married: (2)Philip Zeabart, 1934, Anderson, Indiana.
Married: (3)Charles Moore

Child of Arlena Lawter and William Miller is:
  • Hattie Mae Miller, born: 10 Sep 1927, Anderson, Indiana.
    Died: 18 Jul 1990.
    Married: Ellis Francis Troxell, Sr.


Child of Arlena Lawter and Philip Zeabart is:
  • Corval Lee Zeabart, born: 23 Oct 1938.
    Married: Shirley Jo Ann Henderson, 13 Jan 1971.
    Born: abt. 1937
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Wiley 4:
John Hicks 5: Merritt R. 6:
Burchett 7: Merritt Peeler 8:

Ruby Lawter 9

Born: 07 Oct 1909, High Shoals, Caroleen, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
Died: 01 Mar 1999, New Jersey.

Married: Alvin A. Hartmann, 09 Aug 1936, Staten Island, NYC.
Born: 18 Jun 1905, Brooklyn, New York.
Died: 16 Jun 1981, Lakewood, New Jersey.

Children of Ruby Lawter and Alvin A. Hartmann are:
  • Joyce Hartmann, born: 09 Apr 1938.
    Married: Michael W. Picioccio, 29 Aug 1959.
    Born: 12 Aug 1937, Staten Island, Richmond Co., NYC.

  • Douglas Anthony Hartmann, Sr., born: 19 Jun 1941, Staten Island, NYC.
    Married: (1)Margaret Manejias, 12 Sep 1993, Staten Island, NYC.
    Born: 29 Sep 1942, Staten Island, Richmond Co., NYC.
    Married: (2)Virginia Wickert, 19 May 1959, Staten Island NYC.
    Born: Jan 1942.

  • Karen Hartmann, born: 29 Sep 1942, Staten Island NYC.
    Married: Ambrose Tricoli, 02 Feb 1974.
    Born: 28 Apr 1944, Jersey City, New Jersey.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
John Hicks5: Merritt R.6:
Dorce S.7: Jason Andy Vess8:

Ray Jason Vess 9 Photo Gallery

Born: 28 Aug 1921
Died: 2000

Married: Margaret Elizabeth Whiteside
Born: 1926

Children of Ray Jason Vess and Margaret Elizabeth Whiteside are:
  • ? Vess, Born: 06 Sep 1942.
  • Gary Ray Vess, 11 Aug 1956.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
John Hicks5: Merritt R.6:
Dorce S.7: Alice Opal Vess8:

Lillian Rebecca Dodd 9 Photo Gallery

Born: 1925

Married: John Robert McClure, 1946.
Born: 1925

Children of Lillian Rebecca Dodd and John Robert McClure are:
  • Wanda Kay McClure, Born: 1951.
    Married: Richard Lanning Granger, 1972. Born: 1951. 2 sons:
      Breck Ryan Granger, Born: 1978
      Brandon Richard Granger, Born: 1981


  • Debra Jane McClure, Born: 1953.
    Married: Joseph Cornelius Heise, 1979. Born: 1953. 2 children:
      Kara Lynn Heise, born: 1981.
      Bryan Joseph Heise, born: 1989.


  • Robyn Lynn McClure, Born: 1960.
    Married: Howard Allan Hoppe, Jr., 1984. Born: 1960 2 children:
      Allison Hoppe, born: 1994.
      Jonathon Hoppe, born: 1997.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
John Hicks5: John David Martin6:
McKinley "Mac"7: Jack Donald8:

Kile McKinley Lawter 9

Born: 10 May 1959

Married: Tamara Lynn Dodd

Children of Kile McKinley Lawter and Tamara Lynn Dodd are:
  • Cory McKinley Lawter, Born: 02 Nov 1982.
  • Kristoffer Donald Lawter, Born: 06 Sep 1985.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
John Hicks5: John David Martin6:
John Charles7: Edward Broadus8:

John Joseph Francis Peter Lawter (Laughter) 9

Born: 11 Oct 1960, Patuxant, MD.


Married: Aileen Patricia Galligher

Children of John Joseph Francis Peter Lawter and Aileen Patricia Galligher are:
  • Katherine Elaine Lawter, Born: 1988, in New York, New York.
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Catherine5: Samuel B. Nanney, Jr6:
Ella Nanney7: Alba Jerod Nanney8:

Roy Edmund Nanney 9

Born: DOB Unk

Married: Christina Seeley

Children of Roy Edmund Nanney and Christina Seeley are:
  • Glen Allen Nanney
  • Candace G. Nanney
  • Brenda E. Nanney
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Catherine5: Samuel B. Nanney, Jr6:
Ella Nanney7: Alba Jerod Nanney8:

Joseph Hugh Nanney, Sr 9

Born: DOB Unk

Married: Nancy Howard, 25 Nov 1954, Fayetteville, Cumberland Co., NC.

Children of Joseph Hugh Nanney, Sr. and Nancy Howard are:
  • Joseph Hugh Nanney, Jr.
  • Susan Elaine Nanney
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Catherine5: Samuel B. Nanney, Jr6:
Ella Nanney7: Alba Jerod Nanney8:

Martha Ann Nanney 9

Born: DOB Unk

Married: Edward Ray Mullanney, 08 Jun 1963, Henderson Co., NC.

Children of Martha Ann Nanney and Edward Ray Mullanney are:
  • Brian P. Mullanney
  • Scott E. Mullanney
John1: Henry2: James3: Wiley4:
Catherine5: Samuel B. Nanney, Jr6:
Ella Nanney7: Alba Jerod Nanney8:

Donald M. Nanney 9

Born: DOB Unk

Married: Margaret Drake, 02 Jul 1966, Henderson Co., NC.


Children of Donald M. Nanney and Margaret Drake are:
  • David Michael Nanney
  • Mark C. Nanney
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: John 4:
James "Squirrel Tail" 5: Isaiah 6:
Amanda Juno 7: Andrew Dorton Hill 8:

Charlotte Cordelia Hill 9

Born: ?

Married: Dudley Gallileo Jackson, Jr.

Children of Charlotte Cordelia Hill and Dudley Gallileo Jackson, Jr. are:
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: John 4:
James "Squirrel Tail" 5: Isaiah 6:
Amanda Juno 7: Andrew Dorton Hill 8:

Thomas Andrew Hill 9

Born: ?

Married: Joyce Ann Caldwell

Children of Thomas Andrew Hill and Joyce Ann Caldwell are:
  •   ? Hill

  • Cynthia Ann Hill, married Steve Hamrick
    One child: Victoria Clair Hamrick

  • Larry Curtis Hill, married Dee Shari
John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Wyoma C.8: Herman Young

Herman Young 9
Wyoma Laughter Family Photo Gallery
Clyde A. Laughter Photo Gallery
Arah Laughter Skaggs Photo Gallery

Born: ?

Married: Gertie Benegar
Daughter of Joseph Columbus Benegar and Polly Snow.

Children of Herman Young and Gertie Benegar are:
  • Hazel Young, born: 1928, Swain, Newton Co., Arkansas.

  • John Argie Young, born: 19 Dec 1930, Swain, Newton Co., Arkansas.
    Died: Mar 1994, Denver, Colorado.
    Married: Joann King, born: 02 Jul 1935.

  • Bula Fern Young, born: abt 1932, Swain, Newton Co., Arkansas.

  • Dale Young, born: abt 1934, Swain, Newton Co., Arkansas.
John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Essie Mae8: Elwanda Hoppert

Elwanda Hoppert 9 -- Photo Gallery: (Hoppert family)

Born: 07 Jan 1925, Wewoka, Oklahoma
Died: in 1980s

Married: Edward Kramer in Ft. Smith Arkansas.
Note: Family moved to El Monte, California in 1949.

Children of Elwanda Hoppert and Edward Kramer are:
  • Twin child, born: Hawthorne, California. Died: Infancy
  • Twin child, born: Hawthorne, California. Died: Infancy
  • Karen Kramer, born: Hawthorne, California.
  • David Kramer, born: Hawthorne, California.
  • Denise, born: Hawthorne, California.
  • Dtr, born: Hawthorne, California.
  • Note: David and Denise are twins.



John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Essie Mae8: Roy Hoppert

Roy Hoppert 9 -- Photo Gallery: (Hoppert family)

Born: 1935/36, Nail, Arkansas

Married: Colleen ? ,
Born: ?
As of Jan., 2013, Roy & Colleen live in Montana.

Children of Roy Hoppert and Colleen ? are:
  • ,
  • ,



John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Essie Mae8: Troy Hoppert

Troy Hoppert 9 -- Photo Gallery: (Hoppert family)

Born: 1935/36, Nail, Arkansas
Died: 1980s

Married: ? ? ,
Born: ?

Children of Troy Hoppert and ? ? are:
  • Daughter, maybe more.


Roberta Joan Skaggs John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Arah Louise8:

Roberta Joan Skaggs 9 Photo Gallery
(See PopView note)

Born: ? ?.

Married: JD Mahan

Children of Roberta Joan Skaggs and JD Mahan are:
  • Mark Mahan, Married: Becki ? .
    Children: Josh Mahan, Ashley Mahan

  • Linda Mahan, Married: Michael Connett.
    Child: Kristen Connett
Homer Skaggs John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Arah Louise8:

Homer Lyle Skaggs 9 Photo Gallery
(See PopView note)

Born: 27 Mar 1941, Deer, Newton Co., Arkansas.

Married: Sara Alice Hunter, 26 Aug 1966, McAllen, Texas.
Born: 30 Mar 1941, Columbus, Mississippi.

Child of Homer Lyle Skaggs and Sara Alice Hunter is:
  • Homer Lyle Skaggs, Jr., Born: 22 Apr 1967, McAllen, Texas.
    Married: Jennifer Lanae Vinita, 21 Jul 1995, Edinburg, Texas.
    Child: Spencer William Skaggs, born 03 Oct 1998, McAllen, Texas.
Randy Garrett & Charlotte Louise Skaggs John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Arah Louise8:

Charlotte Louise Skaggs 9
Photo Gallery
(See PopView note)

Born: 24 Jun 1951, Bentonville, Benton Co., Arkansas.

Married: (1)Ted Allen Barnes
Married: (2)William Randall "Randy" Garrett.
Randy Garrett was born 14 Nov 1951,
Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas.

Child of Charlotte Louise Skaggs and Ted Allen Barnes is:
  • Rebecca Lynn Barnes, Born: 10 Jan 1970; Bentonville, Benton Co., Arkansas.
    Married: Joseph David Sullivan, 03 Aug 1991, Benton, Saline Co., Arkansas.
    Joseph David Sullivan was born 16 Jan 1970, Benton, Saline Co., Arkansas.
Child of Charlotte Louise Skaggs and William Randall "Randy" Garrett is:
  • Bethany Arah Garrett, Born: 01 Oct 1977, Fayetteville, Washington Co., Arkansas.
    Married: Raymond Lee Taylor, 31 Jul 1999, Benton, Saline Co., Arkansas.
    Raymond Lee Taylor was born in Benton, Saline Co., Arkansas.
The Morrells & grandson Caden John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
James "Squirrel Tail"5: Byrd (Bird)6:
William "Wash"7: Clyde Anderson8:

Mary Martha Laughter 9 Photo Gallery

Born: 29 Dec 1951
Died: 22 Jul 2004 — [Note]

Married: (1)Larry Carson, 03 Jul 1970.
Born: 03 May 1950

Married: (2)Henry "Hank" Morrell
Born: 22 Feb 1937

Children of Mary Martha Laughter Morrell and Larry Carson are:
  • Carey Ted Carson, Born: 02 Jun 1972. Died: 05 Feb 1994.

  • Tracy Ann Carson, Born: 07 Jul 1975.
    Married: Stephen Davenport, 03 Dec 1994.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: John 4:
Lucinda 5: Nancy Caroline Case 6:
Rosa Saphira Dalton 7:
Martha Adaiah Hill 8:

Genvieve Adaiah Larson 9

Born: 20 May 1905, Stirling, Alberta, Canada.
Died: 05 Mar 1988, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.

Married: John Perry Barton, 28 Aug 1924, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.
Born: 05 Feb 1898, Mt. Pleasant, Sanpete Co., Utah.
Died: 24 Nov 1976, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.
Son of William Oscar Barton and Letitia Jane Proctor.

Children of Genvieve Adaiah Larson and John Perry Barton are:
  • Millard Bruce Barton
      Born: 29 Apr 1927, Stirling, Alberta, Canada.
      Died: 31 Aug 1979

  • Evelyn Barton
      Born: 15 Apr 1929, Stirling, Alberta, Canada.
      Died: 21 Jan 1986, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

  • ? Barton daughter
  • ? Barton son
  • ? Barton daughter
  • ? Barton son
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: John 4:
Lucinda 5: Nancy Caroline Case 6:
Rosa Saphira Dalton 7:
Martha Adaiah Hill 8:

LeRoy Grant Larson 9

Born: 22 Dec 1907, Stirling, Alberta, Canada.
Died: 11 Nov 1967, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.

Married: Emma Card, 23 Feb 1938, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.
Born: 22 Jun 1913, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.
Died: 03 Feb 1980, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.
Daughter of Dewilton Card and Sarah Ann Hotchstrasser.

Children of LeRoy Grant Larson and Emma Card are:
  • Linda Lee Larson
      Born: 20 Apr 1946, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.
      Died: 22 Apr 1946, Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

  • ? Larson son
  • ? Larson daughter
  • ? Larson son
  • ? Larson daughter
John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
Lucinda5: Nancy Caroline Case6:
Rosa Saphira Dalton7:
John Shufford Hill8:

Arledge William Hill 9

Born: 31 Jul 1920, Stirling, Alberta, Canada.
Died: 14 Sep 1988, Raymond, Alberta, Canada.

Married: ? Price
Daughter of: Edwin Hall Price and Hazel Agnes Hammer.

Children of Arledge William Hill and ? Price are:
  • Michael Arledge Hill
      Born: 30 Mar 1949, Raymond, Alberta, Canada.
      Died: 28 Mar 1976, Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada.

  • ? Hill daughter
  • ? Hill son
  • ? Hill son
John1: Henry2: James3: John4:
Lucinda5: Nancy Caroline Case6:
Rosa Saphira Dalton7:
Artie Macey Hill8:

Rose Lucille Jensen 9

Born: 26 Feb 1907, Raymond, Alberta, Canada.
Died: 20 Feb 1991, Taber, Alberta, Canada.

Married: Ephraim S. Valgardson, 11 May 1928, Sunburst, Tooele Co., Utah.
Born: 21 Jan 1891, Spanish Fork, Wasatch Co., Utah.
Died: 26 Oct 1950, Tintic Mine, Eureka, Juab Co., Utah.
Son of Peter Valgardson and Gudrun Sophia Petursson.

[Lucille Rose Jensen (cf. DOB, DOD, same as Rose Lucille Jensen)
Married: Archie John Valgardson, 27 Aug 1940, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
He was Born: 02 Feb 1913. Died: 18 Sep 1978, Taber, Alberta, Canada.]

Children of Rose Lucille Jensen and Ephraim S. Valgardson are:
  • Bernard Edward Valgardson
      Born: 31 May 1929, Taber, Alberta, Canada.
      Died: 10 Sep 1972, Reno, Nevada.

  • Artie Necia Gayle Valgardson
      Born: 25 Apr 1937, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.
      Died: 30 May 1938, Taber, Alberta, Canada.

  • ? Valgardson son
  • ? Valgardson son
  • ? Valgardson son
Child of Lucille Rose Jensen and Archie John Valgardson is:
  • ? Valgardson daughter
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: James Rufus Bryant, Sr8:

James Rufus Bryant, Jr. 9

Born: 15 Feb 1940, Polk Co., North Carolina.

Married: Francis Abigail Poteat, 10 Jun 1962, Rutherford Co., NC.

Children of James Rufus Bryant, Jr. and Francis Abigail Poteat are:
  • Pamela Antoinette Bryant, born 27 Mar 1964, McDowell Co., NC.
    Married: Thomas Howard Powell, 07 Oct 1989.

  • Ada Lea Bryant, born 08 Oct 1970.
    Married: Charles Everett Dawson, 21 May 1994, Oakland, Michigan.

  • James Thomas Bryant, born 18 Jun 1978, Pontiac, Michigan.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: James Rufus Bryant, Sr8:

Thomas Alfred Bryant 9

Born: 04 Apr 1941, North Carolina.

Married: Edna Mae Surrett

Children of Thomas Alfred Bryant and Edna Mae Surrett are:
  • Thomas Anthony Bryant, born 23 Feb 1963.
  • Michael Barry Bryant, born 19 Jul 1969.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: James Rufus Bryant, Sr8:

Freida Gail Bryant 9

Born: 24 Oct 1942, Spindale, North Carolina.

Married: John Louis Effler, 09 Jul 1961.

Children of Freida Gail Bryant and John Louis Effler are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: James Rufus Bryant, Sr8:

Brenda Louise Bryant 9

Born: 26 Oct 1946

Married: (1)Richard Lee, in Virginia
Married: (2)Jerry McGinnis

Children of Brenda Louise Bryant and Richard Lee are:
  • Richard Lyman Lee, born 31 Aug 1967, in Virginia.
  • James Joseph Lee, born 30 Oct 1970, in Virginia.
Children of Brenda Louise Bryant and Jerry McGinnis are:
  • Sean McGinnis, born 27 Jun 1976, in Virginia.
  • Dawn McGinnis, born 27 Jun 1976, in Virginia.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: James Rufus Bryant, Sr8:

Carolyn Bryant 9

Born: 03 Apr 1951

Married: Ronald McGinnis

Children of Carolyn Bryant and Ronald McGinnis are:
  • Scott McGinnis, born 23 Sep 1969, North Carolina.
  • Amy McGinnis, born 14 Jan 1972, North Carolina.
  • Bryan McGinnis, born 06 May 1973, North Carolina.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7:
Amanda Eudora Bryant8:

Clara Nell Jolly 9

Born: 08 Feb 1932

Married: John Roddy

Child of Clara Nell Jolly and John Roddy is:
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7:
Amanda Eudora Bryant8:

Robert Ben Jolly, Sr. 9

Born: 04 Jul 1933, Polk Co., North Carolina.

Married: Peggy Chastain
Daughter of Leonard Chastain and Lucille McGauty.

Children of Robert Ben Jolly, Sr. and Peggy Chastain are:
  • Robert Ben Jolly, Jr., born 15 Jul 1957, Spartanburg, SC.
    Married: Cynthia Borter, 25 May 1979, Taylors, South Carolina.

  • Richard Lynn Jolly, born 25 Jun 1961, Spartanburg, SC.
    Married: Kimberly Smith, 02 Nov 1985.

  • Elizabeth Ann Jolly, born 20 Nov 1965.
    Married: David Lee England, 24 Oct 1989, Wellford, South Carolina.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7:
Amanda Eudora Bryant8:

James Claude Jolly, Sr. 9
JC Jolly

Born: 16 Sep 1935, Polk Co., North Carolina.

Married: Barbara Hill,
Daughter of Everett Hill and Essie Anglin.

Children of James Claude "JC" Jolly, Sr and Barbara Hill are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7:
Amanda Eudora Bryant8:

Ann Jolly 9

Born: 22 May 1937

Married: Gerald Faye Clary, Sr.

Children of Ann Jolly and Gerald Faye Clary, Sr. are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7:
Amanda Eudora Bryant8:

Willis Alexander Jolly 9

Born: 10 Sep 1941

Married: (1)Anne Sanders
Married: (2)Shirley Lee

Children of Willis Alexander Jolly and Anne Sanders are:
  • Porche Jolly
  • Sonya Jolly
Child of Willis Alexander Jolly and Shirley Lee is:
  • Kate Jolly
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7:
Amanda Eudora Bryant8:

Louise Jolly 9

Born: 12 Jun 1947

Married: Larry Fann, 24 Dec 1968, Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Children of Louise Jolly and Larry Fann are:
  • Amanda Maria Fann, born 10 Sep 1970.
    Died: 22 Jul 1995. Married: John Hyatt
    One child: Christopher Hyatt
  • Gregg Fann, born 07 Nov 1972.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Guynell Othella Bryant8:

Ellen Marie Bryant 9

Born: 14 Mar 1939, Polk Co., North Carolina.
Died: 16 Jun 1996, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Married: Bobby Joe Howell, Sr., 22 Jul 1959.

Child of Ellen Marie Bryant and Bobby Joe Howell, Sr. is:
  • Bobby Joe Howell, Jr., born 15 Oct 1968.
    Married: Shawn ?, 07 May 1996.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Guynell Othella Bryant8:

Betty Sue Bryant 9

Born: 07 Mar 1940

Married: Ray Crawford, 20 Jul 1958.

Child of Betty Sue Bryant and Ray Crawford is:
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Guynell Othella Bryant8:

Kenneth Sherril Bryant 9

Born: 09 Feb 1944

Married: (1)Bonnie Bennett
Married: (2)Susan Phillips
Married: (3)Janis Brasithon

Children of Kenneth Sherril Bryant and Susan Phillips are:
  • Amy Bryant, born 01 Mar 1982.
  • Jennifer Bryant, born 01 Aug 1986.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Guynell Othella Bryant8:

Louis Bryant 9

Born: 09 Jan 1946, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.

Married: Wanda Cox, 15 Aug 1970.

Children of Louis Bryant and Wanda Cox are:
  • Heather Bryant, born 29 Sep 1972.
  • David Bryant, born 23 Jul 1975.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Guynell Othella Bryant8:

Bobby Bryant 9

Born: 08 Aug 1953

Married: (1)Debbie Shelton
Married: (2)Paula Gomont, dtr of Dorothy Gomont.
Married: (3)Lynn Radford,
Daughter of Lionel Radford and Hazel Baynard.

Children of Bobby Bryant and Lynn Radford are:
  • Jonathan Bryant, born 08 Dec 1986.
  • Michael Bryant, born 08 Dec 1986.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Guynell Othella Bryant8:

Debra Bryant 9

Born: 10 Apr 1955

Married: (1) ? ?
Married: (2)Tom Andrew, 09 Jan 1982.

Child of Debra Bryant and ? ? are:
  • Jackson Bryant
Child of Debra Bryant and Tom Andrew are:
  • Lauren Andrew, born 09 Sep 1984.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Claude Charles Bryant8:

June Kathleen Bryant 9

Born: 31 Oct 1946, Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Married: Joe Dalton, 01 May 1965, Chesnee, South Carolina.
Joe Dalton is the son of Ernest Dalton.

Children of June Kathleen Bryant and Joe Dalton are:
  • Tammy Jo Dalton, born 17 Jul 1966, Spartanburg, SC.
    Married: Lynn Cooley
    One child: Benjamin Cooley, born 20 Mar 1997.

  • Travis Dalton, born 29 Nov 1970.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Claude Charles Bryant8:

Larry Charles Bryant 9

Born: 28 Dec 1948, Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Married: Lisa Henderson, 24 Jul 1970.

Child of Larry Charles Bryant and Lisa Henderson is:
  • Nicole Bryant, born 08 Oct 1975.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Margaret Lois Bryant8:

Judith Carol Ezell 9

Born: 02 Oct 1942, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.
Died: 13 Feb 1972

Married: Wade Parris

Children of Judith Carol Ezell and Wade Parris are:
  • Tracy Carol Parris, born 23 Sep 1960.

  • Wade David Parris, born 28 Oct 1961.
    Married: Jennifer Murph
    Children of Wade David Parris & Jennifer Murph:
    Jordan Leigh Parris, born 11 Sep 1990.
    Zachary David Parris, born 18 May 1993.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Margaret Lois Bryant8:

Winston Dexter Ezell 9

Born: 27 Nov 1945

Married: Kathy Stephens, 16 May 1964.

Children of Winston Dexter Ezell and Kathy Stephens are:
  • Sandra Marie Ezell, born 04 Jan 1965.

  • Mark Winston Ezell, born 04 Mar 1966.
    Married: Elaine Lindley, 23 Nov 1984, Pittsburg, Texas.
    One child: Thomas Andrew Ezell, b: 18 Nov 1984, Orange, Texas.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Margaret Lois Bryant8:

Michael Ezell 9

Born: 04 Apr 1951, Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Married: Nancy Stephenson

Children of Michael Ezell and Nancy Stephenson are:
  • Stephen Ezell, born 30 Jan 1977.
  • David Ezell, born 06 Jan 1979.
  • Laura Ezell, born 17 Nov 1982.
  • Jonathan Ezell, born 07 Jul 1985.
  • Daniel Ezell, born 11 Nov 1988.
  • Amanda Ezell, born 29 Dec 1989.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Margaret Lois Bryant8:

Gary Wayne Ezell 9

Born: 18 Sep 1952

Married: Mary Underwood, 07 May 1971.

Children of Gary Wayne Ezell and Mary Underwood are:
  • Jamie Heather Lynn Ezell, born 23 May 1972.
  • Daryl Wayne Ezell, born 17 Jun 1977.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Paul Ray Bryant8:

David Bryant 9

Born: 09 Jun 1947, Rutherford Co., North Carolina.

Married: (1)Jerolyn Kaye Hoover
Married: (2)Alene ?

Child of David Bryant and Jerolyn Kaye Hoover is:
  • Erin Leah Bryant, born 23 May 1971.
    Married: Shane Blackwell
    One child: McKinzie Blackwell, born 21 May 1997.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Lolly Berry Wilson7: Paul Ray Bryant8:

Elaine Bryant 9

Born: 28 Jul 1949

Married: (1)Jerry Powell, Sr.
Married: (2)Cleatus Cash

Child of Elaine Bryant and Jerry Powell, Sr. is:
  • Jerry Powell, Jr., born 17 Jun 1969.
    Children of Jerry Powell, Jr. are:
    Isaac Powell, born 09 May 1996.
    Noah Powell, born 19 Nov 1998.
Children of Elaine Bryant and Cleatus Cash are:
  • Chad Cash, married Paula ?
  • Crystal Cash
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7: Yates Hicks Barnette8:

Maxine Dorothy Barnette 9

Born: 14 Jun 1944

Married: (1)John William Hurley
Married: (2)Merrill Harrison

Children of Maxine Dorothy Barnette and John William Hurley are:
  • Paula Jane Hurley, born 28 Oct 1965.
    Married: David Wayne Ross

  • Kenneth John Hurley, born 29 Sep 1969.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7: Yates Hicks Barnette8:

Linda Geraldine Barnette 9

Born: 25 Apr 1948

Married: Terry Ottis Clark

Children of Linda Geraldine Barnette and Terry Ottis Clark are:
  • Brian Allen Clark, born 08 Jun 1976.
    Married: Tammy Renea Decker, 23 Jun 1998.

  • Michael Joseph Clark, born 10 Apr 1981.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7: Yates Hicks Barnette8:

Cecil Yates Barnette 9

Born: 03 Apr 1951

Married: (1)Sue Shelton
Married: (2)Linda Faye Bull

Child of Cecil Yates Barnette and Sue Shelton is:
  • Jonathan Barnette
Child of Cecil Yates Barnette and Linda Faye Bull is:
  • Wesley Barnette, born 27 Nov 1982.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7: Thelma Barnette8:

Annie Ruth Willard 9

Born: 15 May 1936

Married: Dale Edward Fox, 16 Jan 1952.

Children of Annie Ruth Willard and Dale Edward Fox are:
  • Wanda Kaye Fox, born 27 Jan 1957.
    Married: Bobby Glenn Murphy

  • Edward Lee Fox, born 27 Mar 1960.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7:
Dorothy Edna Barnette8:

Charles Danny Waldrup 9

Born: 30 Oct 1947, Polk Co., North Carolina.

Married: Darlene Kay Parry, 05 May 1979.

Children of Charles Danny Waldrup and Darlene Kay Parry are:
  • Kevin Parry Waldrup, (Adopted), born 18 Mar 1982.
  • Robert Hunter Waldrup, (Adopted), born 02 May 1984.
  • Elizabeth Jane "Libby" Waldrup (Adopted), born 26 May 1984.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7:
Dorothy Edna Barnette8:

Tony Gerald Waldrup 9

Born: 29 Dec 1951, Polk Co., North Carolina.

Married: Julee Brisco, 30 Jun 1979.

Children of Tony Gerald Waldrup and Julee Brisco are:
  • Charles Barnette "Cabe" Waldrup, born 14 Jan 1985.
  • Dallas Rush Waldrup, born 10 Jan 1988.
John1: Henry2: James3: Elizabeth4:
Cynthia Coward5: Alvin L. Wilson6:
Evie Jane Wilson7:
Dorothy Edna Barnette8:

David Neal Waldrup 9

Born: 25 Aug 1955, Polk Co., North Carolina.

Married: Tammy Rebecca Hudson, 09 Apr 1976.

Children of David Neal Waldrup and Tammy Rebecca Hudson are:
  • Jeremy Lee Waldrup, born 06 Oct 1977.
  • Leigh Ann Waldrup, born 07 Sep 1979.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
James Hicks (B: 1810)5: Baylus Edney6:
James Butler7: Harold Leslie8:

Harold Race Laughter 9

Born: ?

Married: Mary Ellen Crawford

Children of Harold Race Laughter and Mary Ellen Crawford are:
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
James Hicks (B: 1810)5: Baylus Edney6:
James Butler7: Wesley Edney8:

Wesley Reed Laughter 9

Born: 21 Apr 1940.

Married: Berniece Marilyn Jensen, 29 Jun 1963. She was Born: 30 October 1941.

Children of Wesley Reed Laughter and Berniece Marilyn Jensen are:
  • Curtis Lynn Laughter, Born: 19 Mar 1960.

  • Lourien "Lory" Laughter, Born: 07 Mar 1964, Brigham City, Box Elder Co., Utah.
    Married: (1)Michael Anthony Easley, 18 August 1983, Paris, Bear Lake Co. Idaho.
    He was Born: 17 Nov. 1956, Baton Rouge, LA. -- Divorced: 13 Feb 1993
    Married: (2)Stewart John Burch, 17 Aug 1996, Napa, Napa Co. California
    He was born 29 Oct 1952.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
James Hicks (B: 1810)5: Samuel Carson6:
Baalis Bruce7: Lloyd Manning, Sr.8:

Connie Laughter 9

Born: ? Henderson Co., North Carolina.

Married: Bill Rhymer

Children of Connie Laughter and Bill Rhymer are:
  • Virginia Rhymer
  • Debbie Rhymer
  • Kathy Rhymer
  • Tim Rhymer
  • Eddie Rhymer, married: Kelly Bryson
  • Tina Rhymer, married: Jeff Brevard
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
James Hicks (B: 1810)5: Samuel Carson6:
Baalis Bruce7: Lloyd Manning, Sr.8:

Ruby Laughter 9

Born: ? Henderson Co., North Carolina.

Married: Harold Pruitt

Children of Ruby Laughter and Harold Pruitt are:
  • Richard Pruitt

  • Sidney Pruitt

  • Lynn Pruitt, married: Bernd "Butch" Cabe
      Eric Cabe -- Rachel Cabe -- Rebecca Cabe


  • Phillis Pruitt, married: Freddie Moore
      Joshua Moore -- Jason Moore -- Mary Moore
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
James Hicks (B: 1810)5: Samuel Carson6:
Baalis Bruce7: Albert Roscoe8:

Wade Rufus Laughter 9 (Rev. Dr., Baptist minister)
"Called to preach Sept., 1961; ordained Sept. 15, 1963."

Born: 30 Mar 1934, Henderson Co., North Carolina.

Married: Sybil Pruitt
Daughter of Alonzo Pruitt and Gladys ?, Balfour, North Carolina.

Children of Wade Rufus Laughter and Sybil Pruitt are:
  • Sandra June Laughter, born: 15 Sep 1954, North Carolina.
    Married: Wilbert M. Hill, Jr.

  • Douglas Wade Laughter, born: 03 Jan 1960, North Carolina.
    Served: U.S. Army, 101st Airborne Division.
    Married: Juanita Lively
    Daughter of Ronald Lively and Barbara ?, Hendersonville, NC.

  • Bruce Eric Laughter, born: 25 Mar 1964, North Carolina.
    Married: Cathy Jackson, Dec 1983.
    They have one son: Dillon Patrick Laughter
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Hampton P.6: Henry Alonzo 7:
Elmer Raymond 8:

Earl Morrison Laughter 9


Born: 16 Apr 1939, Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.
Died: 24 Jul 1960, San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California.

Married: Patricia Keith

Children of Earl Morrison Laughter and Patricia Keith are:
  • Earl Laughter
  • Pam Laughter
  • John Laughter
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Hampton P.6: Henry Alonzo 7:
Elmer Raymond 8:

John Cameron Laughter 9


Born: 04 Feb 1944, Hamlet, Richmond Co., North Carolina.

Married: Lee Smitherman

Children of John Cameron Laughter and Lee Smitherman are:


  • Amy Laughter
  • Julie Laughter
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Hampton P.6: Henry Alonzo 7:
Elmer Raymond 8:

Virginia LeGrand Laughter 9


Born: 11 Jul 1948, Welch, McDowell Co., West Virginia.

Married: Mike Page (div)

Child of Virginia LeGrand Laughter and Mike Page is:
  • Mikie Page, Born: Indiana
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Hampton P.6: Henry Alonzo 7:
Elmer Raymond 8:

Henry Hambrick Laughter 9


Born: 30 Jun 1949, Jacksonville, Duval Co., Florida.
Died: 22 Dec 1985, Jacksonville Beach, Duval Co., Florida.

Married: Nancy Williams

Child of Henry Hambrick Laughter and Nancy Williams is:
  • Ryan Laughter, Born: Jacksonville, Duval Co., Florida.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Hampton P.6: Henry Alonzo 7:
Elmer Raymond 8:

James Alexander Laughter 9


Born: 03 Dec 1952, Jacksonville, Duval Co., Florida.

Married: (1)Rita Johnson (Div)
Married: (2)Michele Carley

Children of James Alexander Laughter and ??? are:
  • tba
Rex Herman Redmon
Rex H. Redmon
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Benjamin F.6: Lonnie7:
Robena8:

Rex Herman Redmon 9    (PopView note)

Born: 13 May 1940,
Beaverdam Valley, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Married: Susan Jane Fox-Hensley, 16 Jan 1965, Buncombe Co., NC.
Born: 24 Mar 1941, Hominy Valley, Buncombe Co., NC.
Dtr of Adolphus (A.D.) Fox and Anna Elizabeth Coates.
Susan Jane Fox married:
(1)Billy Kennith Hensley. (3)Jack Barnett.

Children of Rex Herman Redmon and Susan Jane Fox-Hensley are:
  • Stephanie Caroline Redmon,
      born 15 Jun 1970, Mecklenburg Co., NC.
    Married: (1)Johnny Randall Shaw, Jr., 28 Aug 1988,
      Mecklenburg Co., NC.
    Married: (2)Martin Hoffmann 24 Apr 1998,
      Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.


  • Daniel Rex Redmon, born 31 Mar 1972, Greenville Co., South Carolina.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Benjamin F.6: Lonnie7:
Robena8:

Harold Grant Redmon 9

Born: 13 Feb 1944, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Married: Johnna Lea Riddle, 19 Nov 1965, Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.
Born: 05 Jan 1943, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Child of Rex Herman Redmon and Johnna Lea Riddle is:
  • Jenny Michelle Redmon, born 19 Nov 1969, Buncombe Co., NC.
    Married: Gary Hart Jr., 03 Jun 1989, Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Benjamin F.6: Lonnie7:
Robena8:

Mary Inez Redmon 9

Born: 26 Sep 1945, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Married: (1)Otis Moore, 20 Mar 1964, Greenville, South Carolina.
Married: (2)Carl Stevens.

Children of Mary Inez Redmon and Otis Moore are:
  • Michael Delayne Moore, born 21 Apr 1965, Buncombe Co., NC.
  • Ronald Christ Moore, born 23 Oct 1966, Buncombe Co., NC.
  • Steven Kelly Moore, born 10 Aug 1968, Buncombe Co., NC.
  • Dewayne Kevin Moore, born 22 Aug 1970, Buncombe Co., NC.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Benjamin F.6: Lonnie7:
Robena8:

Robert Phillip Redmon 9

Born: 02 May 1947, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Married: Faye Mayhew, 13 Jun 1967, Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.
Born: 13 Jun 1949, Gastonia, Gaston Co., North Carolina.

Children of Robert Phillip Redmon and Faye Mayhew are:
  • Sherri Melissa "Missy" Redmon, born 26 Jan 1971, Buncombe Co., NC.
  • Stacy Phillip Redmon, born 01 Dec 1972, Buncombe Co., NC.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Benjamin F.6: Lonnie7:
Robena8:

Richard Thomas Redmon 9

Born: 10 Jan 1950, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Married: Minnie Bess Boone, 1976, Gatesville, Gates Co., NC.
Born: 17 Dec 1950, Sussex Co., Virginia.
Dtr of Roger Holt Boone and Lois Purden Ellis.

Children of Richard Thomas Redmon and Minnie Bess Boone are:
  • Leah Ann Redmon, born 25 Mar 1980, Buncombe Co., NC.
  • Thomas Ellis Redmon, born 27 Jan 1984, Buncombe Co., NC.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
John J.5: Benjamin F.6: Lonnie7:
Robena8:

Pamela Annette Redmon 9

Born: 20 Jan 1961, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Married: Michael Eugene Alexander, 13 Jan 1980, Buncombe Co., NC.
Born: 13 Jan 1958, Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

Children of Pamela Annette Redmon and Michael Eugene Alexander are:
  • Christina Michelle Alexander, born 08 Jan 1977, Buncombe Co., NC
    Died: 12 Jan 1977, Buncombe Co., NC.
    Buried Beaverdam Baptist Church Cemetery.

  • Christopher Michael Alexander, born 08 Aug 1980, Buncombe Co., NC.

  • Daniel Barton Alexander, born 04 Apr 1988, Buncombe Co., NC.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Jessie8:

Martha Bishop 9

Married: George W. Wheeler Jr. -- Family came from KY or TN.


Children of Martha Bishop and George W. Wheeler Jr., are:
  • David Wheeler
    Married: ??
    Children: 2 sons and one daughter by adoption.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Earline8:

Fred Allen Hamrick 9

Born: 31 Aug 1928, Landrum, South Carolina.
Died: 11 Oct 1985.
Buried: Olney Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Gastonia, NC.

Married: Ruth Olivia "Libby" Grant, 31 May 1953.


Children of Fred Allen Hamrick and Libby Grant are:
  • Rhonda Nadine Hamrick, Born: 09 Feb 1955. Died: 11 Nov 2002.

  • Nena Olivia Hamrick, Born: 07 Feb 1958.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Earline8:

June Sharlee Hamrick 9

Born: 20 Jun 1930, Landrum, South Carolina.
Died: 19 Aug 2002

Married: (1)Marcellus Absher

Married: (2)Ray Webb

Children of June Sharlee Hamrick and Marcellus Absher are:
  • Janice Elaine Absher, Born: 22 Sep 1948, Gastonia, NC.
  • Elizabeth Absher, Born: 20 Jul 1950, Spartanburg, SC.
  • David Allen Absher, Born: 27 Nov 1951, Gastonia, NC.
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Earline8:

Sylvia Ann Hamrick 9

Born: 02 Jan 1933, Inman, SC.

Married: (1)James Oliver Blanton
Married: (2)Francis Melvin Gaddis
Born: 07 Dec 1936.

Child of Sylvia Hamrick and James Oliver Blanton is:
  • James Oliver Gaddis *, Born: 10 May 1954, Gastonia, NC.
    * Adopted by Francis Melvin Gaddis
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Earline8:

Gladys Rae Hamrick
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Gladys Rae Hamrick 9

Born: 03 Mar 1935, Inman, SC.

Married: Albert Leon Bess, 13 May 1954.
Born: 25 Jan 1933.

Children of Gladys Rae Hamrick and Albert Leon Bess are:
  • Gregory Leon Bess, Born: 25 Dec 1957
  • Brent Dee Bess, Born: 16 Dec 1958
  • Jerry Marshall Bess, Born: 19 Apr 1960
  • Tamelia "Tami" Earline Bess, Born: 08 May 1961
Child of Gladys Rae Hamrick:
  • Robin Doran Hamrick, Born: 21 Aug 1966
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Earline8:

Glenna Rose Hamrick 9

Born: 03 Mar 1935, Inman, SC.

Married: Robert Reid McGinnis, 21 Dec 1954.

Children of Glenna Rose Hamrick and Robert Reid McGinnis are:
  • Jeffrey McGinnis
  • James McGinnis
  • Bobby McGinnis
  • Brett McGinnis
John1: Henry2: James3: Samuel4:
Benjamin J.5: Reuben Joshua6:
Gaither Benjamin7: Earline8:

William B. Hamrick 9

Married: (1)Linda ?
Married: (2)Amee ?

Children of William B. Hamrick and Amee ? are:
  • Curtis Hamrick
  • Kenny Hamrick
  • Tanya Hamrick
  • Terrie Hamrick
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Randall Herbert Gillespie 9

Born: 14 Nov 1938, Greer, Spartanburg Co., South Carolina.


Married: (1)Barbara Ellen Wolf, born: 09 Jun 1942.
Married: (2)Clara Keller

Children of Randall Herbert Gillespie and Barbara Ellen Wolf are:
  • Jeffrey Scott Gillespie, born: 12 Feb 1963
  • Robin Elizabeth Gillespie, born: 30 Aug 1964
  • Randall Keith Gillespie, born: 09 May 01966


Child of Randall Herbert Gillespie and Clara Keller is:
  • Randall Herbert Gillespie Jr., (Randy Gillespie) born: 02 Feb 1975.
    Died: 11 Feb 1990.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Barbara Ann Gillespie 9

Born: 03 May 1940
Died: 21 Jan 2012

Married: Phillip Earl Henderson
Born: 15 Jun 1937
Died: Dec 1991

Children of Barbara Ann Gillespie and Phillip Earl Henderson are:
  • Phyllis Ann Henderson, born: 10 Jun 1960.
    Married: Robert Wayne Templeton.
      They have 1 son:
    • Justin Wayne Templeton, born: 21 Aug 1989.


  • Terri Jo Henderson, born: 03 Jul 1961.
    Married: Charles Scott Johnson.
      They have two children:
    • Sara Elizabeth Johnson, born: 27 Apr 1989
    • ?


  • Kelly Elizabeth Henderson, born: 23 Oct 1963.
    Married: Frederick Melton.
      They have 2 sons:
    • Tyler Melton
    • Patrick Austin Melton


  • Phillip Earl Henderson Jr. (P.J. Henderson), born: 04 Oct 1968.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Robert Alonzo Gillespie 9

Born: 03 Nov 1941

Married: Elaine Jordan
Born: 10 Feb 1948

Children of Robert Alonzo Gillespie and Elaine Jordan are:
  • Robert Brandon Gillespie, born: 26 Mar 1974.
  • Dana Rochelle Gillespie, born: 25 Oct 1978.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Nancy Faye Gillespie 9

Born: 02 Nov 1943

Married: (1)Samuel Lindsay Green
Born: 03 Dec 1942
Died: 15 Apr 1964

Married: (2)Charles Melton Dill

Children of Nancy Faye Gillespie and Samuel Lindsay Green are:
  • Neil Anthony Green, (Tony Green) born: 25 Jul 1962.
  • Elizabeth Ann Green, (Beth Green) born: 25 Aug 1964


Child of Nancy Faye Gillespie is:
  • Mishell Emily, born: 13 Feb 1966.


Child of Nancy Faye Gillespie and Charles Melton Dill is:
  • Lewis Dill, (Charlie Dill) born: 25 Jun 1968.
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Dorothy Irene Gillespie 9

Born: 29 Jul 1945, Greer, Spartanburg Co, South Carolina.

Married: (1)Joseph Vincent Whelan
Born: 01 Feb 1942
Died: 25 Oct 1969, killed in action in Laos, SE Asia.

Married: (2)Frank Terrell Starrett Jr. (Terry Starrett).
Born: 05 Oct 1946, High Point, North Carolina.

Child of Dorothy Irene Gillespie and Joseph Vincent Whelan is:
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Frances Elizabeth Gillespie 9

Born: 16 Jul 1947

Married: Jerry Michael Vandervort
Born: 03 Jan 1943

Children of Frances Elizabeth Gillespie and Jerry Michael Vandervort are:
  • James Michael Vandervort, born: 05 Sep 1967
  • Laura Leigh Vandervort, born: 14 May 1969
John 1: Henry 2: James 3: Samuel 4:
Benjamin J. 5: Reuben Joshua 6:
Margaret Matilda 7: Helen Elizabeth Powell 8:

Terry Kent Gillespie 9

Born: 04 Jan 1952

Married: Janice Turner
Born: 22 Jul 1953

Children of Terry Kent Gillespie and Janice Turner are:
  • Kimberley Renee Gillespie, born: 24 Oct 1971
  • Kelly Miranda Gillespie, born: 26 Dec 1974
  • Kerry Lee Gillespie, born: 31 May 1976
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