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Rawleighs or Raleighs of Kent Co., MD

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Re: Rawleighs or Raleighs of Kent Co., MD

Posted: 18 Dec 2006 5:57PM GMT
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These are my Raleigh ancestors. We can only go back to Enoch and do not have any details. I was hoping that your Raleigh information might be useful.

I can use info in almost any format. I have Family Tree Maker, Word, Word Perfect. My email is myturn1@prtcnet.org

Molly

Descendants of Enoch Raleigh


Generation No. 1

1. ENOCH1 RALEIGH He married RUTH.

Child of ENOCH RALEIGH and RUTH is:
2. i. JAMES2 RALEIGH, b. 1795, Rockingham, North Carolina, USA; d. 1853, Breathitt, Kentucky, USA.


Generation No. 2

2. JAMES2 RALEIGH (ENOCH1)1 was born 1795 in Rockingham, North Carolina, USA1, and died 1853 in Breathitt, Kentucky, USA1. He married ANN LYNCH1 17 Sep 1817 in Wake, North Carolina, USA1, daughter of JOHN LYNCH. She was born 1800 in North Carolina, USA1.

Notes for JAMES RALEIGH:
There is verbal history from one branch of the family, John J. Raleigh's descendants, son of William, that 3 Raleigh brothers, one was possibly Enoch - father of James (?) came from England to North Carolina. James' parents died from Yellow Fever about 1810, when he was young. He was an only child and relatives took him in. James, Infantry, 1st Brigade, 1st Regiment, 8th Company Hertford Regiment in the war of 1812 "The battle of Horseshoe Bend" which was fought in Eastern Central Alabama on March 27, 1814. After a series of forced marches, Andrew Jackson's troops met a large embodiment of Creed Indians and killed over 2,000 warriors in this confrontation. James is buried at Chavies KY.

James and Ann Raleigh moved to Hawkins Co. Tennessee after Feb 1820 and before 1825. Then migrated to KY going from Harlan Co. KY to Letcher Co. KY and finally to Breathitt Co KY in the 1840's Marriage date September 17, 1817 Wake Co. NC.


Child of JAMES RALEIGH and ANN LYNCH is:
3. i. JOHN3 RALEIGH, b. 23 Dec 1834, Hawkins, Tennessee, USA; d. 21 Oct 1921, Breathitt, Kentucky, USA.


Generation No. 3

3. JOHN3 RALEIGH (JAMES2, ENOCH1)1 was born 23 Dec 1834 in Hawkins, Tennessee, USA1, and died 21 Oct 1921 in Breathitt, Kentucky, USA1. He married ELIZABETH TURNER, daughter of SAMUEL TURNER.

Child of JOHN RALEIGH and ELIZABETH TURNER is:
4. i. WILLIAM4 RALEIGH, b. 12 Oct 1866; d. 22 Mar 1948, Breathitt, KY, USA.


Generation No. 4

4. WILLIAM4 RALEIGH (JOHN3, JAMES2, ENOCH1)2,2 was born 12 Oct 18662,2, and died 22 Mar 1948 in Breathitt, KY, USA2,2. He married SURRILDA TURNER2,2,2,2, daughter of ELLIOT TURNER and SUSAN HELTON. She was born 1874 in Longs Creek, KY, USA2,2,2,2, and died 30 Apr 1946 in Breathitt, KY, USA2,2,2,2.

Children of WILLIAM RALEIGH and SURRILDA TURNER are:
i. ELIZABETH5 RALEIGH2, b. 18 Mar 18962; d. 18 Dec 1920, Breathitt, KY, USA2.
ii. JOSEPH T RALEIGH2, b. 18942; d. 19722.
iii. AGGIE RALEIGH2, b. 10 Nov 18912; d. 26 Apr 19782.
iv. SAMMIE RALEIGH2, b. 19052; d. 1969, Breathitt, KY, USA2.
v. CHARLIE RALEIGH2, b. 18 Dec 19062; d. 20 Jul 19292.
vi. JAMES B RALEIGH2, b. 19002; d. 1977, Breathitt, KY, USA2.
vii. ELLIOTT RALEIGH2, b. 18972; d. 1986, Breathitt, KY, USA2.
viii. CALE B RALEIGH2, b. 26 Jan 19112; d. 30 Aug 1946, Breathitt, KY, USA2.
ix. GEORGIA RALEIGH2.
x. EVALEE RALEIGH2, b. 13 Jan 19132; d. 28 Mar 19612,2; m. DAVE TURNER2; b. 09 Jan 19102; d. Oct 19902.

More About EVALEE RALEIGH:
Cause of Death: Cancer

xi. RUTH RALEIGH2.
xii. RACHEL RALEIGH2.



Endnotes

1. Ancestry.com, One World Tree (sm), Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., n.d., Online publication - Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc.
2. OneWorldTreeSM.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
delval97 12 Apr 2003 12:50AM GMT 
mlraulin 2 Jun 2003 3:23PM GMT 
Molly Turner 9 Dec 2006 6:05PM GMT 
mlraulin 9 Dec 2006 11:51PM GMT 
delval97 18 Dec 2006 8:31PM GMT 
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