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Angeline Spiers

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Re: Spiers/Hines

Posted: 13 Mar 2013 7:48PM GMT
Classification: Query
I looked at some of my notes. Lewis T. was listed in the census as a merchant in Murfreesboro. I know that he operated a drygoods store with another man. Among other things, they sold furniture. He also either owned or partnered with another man in a livery stable. He was on the Board of Directors of Chowan Institute, now Chowan University (co-ed). He was a heavy contributor to the school. Mary Estelle and at least one of her sisters were graduates. Again, I'll have to drag out half of the house to find all my papers. My family (both sides) were (are?) horrible hoarders. I have a "bone closet" devoted to nothing but genealogy. I'm still trying to find my first Barrett ancestor in or around Southampton Co. His name was John and he purchased a patent from two men in the section between Isle of Wight and Nansemond which became Southampton.
Enough for one day.
Betty Chandler
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Ann Greene 8 Sep 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Ann Hines Greene 18 Sep 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Lizzie 14 Oct 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Ann Greene 17 Oct 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Lizzie 19 Oct 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Lizzie 20 Oct 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Michael Rawlings 9 Mar 2002 8:23PM GMT 
Mary Christop... 19 Feb 2013 9:31PM GMT 
BChandler88 14 Mar 2013 1:37AM GMT 
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