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ABERNATHEY see also ABERNATHY, ABERNETHY

ABERNATHEY, John W. M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY see also ABERNATHEY, ABERNETHY

ABERNATHY, Alonzo. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Ben F. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. 22 April 1862. Of Gaston County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 57. [973.7025 Man NCC]

ABERNATHY, Charles B. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Christian M. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Musician.

ABERNATHY, Coalman. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 3. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Columbus Washington. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 315. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Mecklenburg County, enlisted in Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Daniel H. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 29. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County.

ABERNATHY, David A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 481. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 3, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

ABERNATHY, David M. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, G. "Unpublished Letters from North Carolinians to Van Buren," North Carolina Historical Review, vol. 15, no. 2 (Apr. 1938), [051 Nor NCC] p. 137-138. One of 13 signers of a letter dated Sept. 7, 1840, Lincolnton, inviting the President to a commemorative celebration of the Battle of Kings Mountain. (The President did not attend.)

ABERNATHY, Hiram W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 293, p. 251, p. 254. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry, 1st lieutenant; Co. A, 34th Regt., N. C. Infantry. Also Lt. Colonel, 34th Regt. Of Lincoln County. Carpenter.

ABERNATHY, Ira. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 197. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jan. 16, 1863. Of Lincoln County. ABERNATHY, J. R. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, J. Henry. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 140. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln or Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, James. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 63. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, James M. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County. Doctor.

ABERNATHY, James W. C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567, 470. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, John A. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 196, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry, 1st lieutenant; 28th Regt. hospital steward. D. abt. Oct. 8, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, M. C. "Marriage and Death Notices from the North Carolina Presbyterian, 1859," North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 21, no. 2, May 1995, p. 119. [929.1 Nor NCC] Of Mecklenburg, married to Jane W, daughter of Capt. James A. Henderson of Gaston County. Also York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 61. [929.375 Y NCC]

ABERNATHY, Marion C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567, 470. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 6, 1864. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Miles L. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Milton M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 481. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

ABERNATHY, Moses D. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 8-13. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Documents relating to the trial of 2 slaves, Ben and Edmund, for robbery of an iron house owned by Abernathy in 1835. (Numerous witnesses were summoned for this case.)

ABERNATHY, Munroe. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, Robert A. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 172. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ABERNATHY, S. M. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 27, 1864. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, T. M. "Unpublished Letters from North Carolinians to Van Buren," North Carolina Historical Review, vol. 15, no. 2 (Apr. 1938), [051 Nor NCC] p. 137-138. One of 13 signers of a letter dated Sept. 7, 1840, Lincolnton, inviting the President to a commemorative celebration of the Battle of Kings Mountain. (The President did not attend.)

ABERNATHY, Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 293-294. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry, 2nd lieutenant. D. Nov. 6, 1862. Of Lincoln County. Blacksmith.

ABERNATHY, William. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 43-50. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Case in 1820-21 against Daniel, a slave the property of Blake Piercy of Buncombe County, for stealing a horse from William Abernathy and a bridle belonging to David Phillips. Many names mentioned.

ABERNATHY, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. I, 11th N. C. Infantry. D. 2 Jan. 1865. Of Lincoln County.

ABERNATHY, William F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. June 2, 1864. Of Lincoln County.

ABERNATHY, William M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ABERNATHY, William R. D. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jun 18, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ABERNETHY see also ABERNATHEY, ABERNATHY

ABERNETHY, J. S. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 35. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lincolnton 1906-1907. Also spelled Abernathy.

ABERNETHY, James A. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ABERNETHY, James Bertram. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ABERNETHY, W. Clay. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 256. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ADAMS, Catherine J. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 83. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Capt. Robert A. Caldwell in 1861.

ADAMS, E. W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 10, 1862. Of Gaston County. Farmer or mason. ____. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 2-3 [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 10 Aug 1862. Wife, M C.; Gaston County. ADAMS, J. T. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 44. [362.86 Weg NCC] Captain. Lincoln County.

ADAMS, James T. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain. Of Lincoln County. Clerk.

ADAMS, Luther Almond. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 3. [920 N NCC] B. 1923. Educator. ADAMS, Mary E. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 90. [929.375 Y NCC] married Colonel R. N. Wilson of Gaston County in 1862.

ADAMS, N. H. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 91. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County. Carpenter.

ADAMS, Robert. Associate Reformed Presbyterian Death & Marriage Notices from the Christian Magazine of the South, The Erskine Miscellany, and The Due West Telescope, 1843-1863, pub. 1993, p. 66. [929.375 War NCC] Child died 1857.

ADAMS, Robert B. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 345. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 6th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. ADAMS, William C. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Also Captain in Home Guard.

ADDERHOLDT see also ADERHOLDT, ADERHOLT.

ADDERHOLDT, Marcus. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 241. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

ADERHOLDT, J. C. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 256. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ADERHOLDT, John Abram Franklin. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in "Gaston County"; enlisted in Lincoln County.

ADERHOLDT, William Marcus. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 172. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ADERHOLT, Michael L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 580. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 6-7, 1863. Of Gaston County.

ADERHOLDT, Oscar Wrey. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 13. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1883, d. 1955.

ADERHOLT see also ADDERHOLDT, ADERHOLDT.

ADERHOLT, Orvile. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 79-81, picture on p. 79. [975.6773 Wil NCC D. 1929. Gastonia police chief killed during the Loray Mill strike.

ADLEMAN, Peter see EDDLEMAN, Peter. AKERS, John McCorkle. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 7. [920 N NCC] B. 1907. Businessman, Akers Motor Lines, et al; director, Wachovia Bank.

ALEXANDER, ____. The Civil War in North Carolina: Soldiers' and Civilians' Letters and Diaries, v. 1. The Piedmont, pub. 2003, p. 130. [973.7 Civ NC v. 1] Confederate soldier, captain. Of Gaston County? Mentioned in a letter of August 27, 1863 as a prisoner at Johnson's Island, Ohio.

ALEXANDER, Adolphus W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 580. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. in war? Of Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, Amos. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 237. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County. ALEXANDER, David. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 268-269. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1846 in Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, David M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ALEXANDER, J. L. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 2-3. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 13 Dec 1862. Wife, Nancy W.; Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, James A. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 580. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, James L. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52, v. 10, p. 194, 274. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. A and I, 42nd N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Musician.

ALEXANDER, James L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 13, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, John F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D abt. Aug. 27, 1864. Of Lincoln County. Tailor.

ALEXANDER, Marcus F. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, N. A. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 185. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Lincoln County.

ALEXANDER, Noah. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 310. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 13th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ALEXANDER, Robert. Miscellaneous Mill Records for Anson...[etc.], pub. 2010, p. 145. [664 Dun NCC] Petition to build a mill, Lincoln County, 1786.

ALEXANDER, Wallace H. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 268. [973.7025 M NCC] 6th Regt. N. C. Infantry, Assistant Commisary of Subsistence. Of Lincoln County.

ALEXANDER, William J. Marriage and Death Notices from Extant Asheville, N. C. Newspapers, 1840-1870, pub. 1983, p. 59. [929.375 M NCC] D. Feb. 15, 1857. Of Lincooln County. Lawyer; state legislator.

ALISON see also ALLISON

ALISON, Newton L. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 256. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. abt. 1847. Of Gaston County.

ALLEN, Clark. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 2-3 [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 9 Sep 1862; of Gaston/Cleveland County Widow: Agnes.

ALLEN, Cuthbert Edward. A Century of Inspiration and Growth: St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, pub. 2003, p. 15 with picture. [282 Cen NCC] Pastor of St. Michael's Catholic Church, Gastonia,in 1934 and again in 1935-1936. President of Belmont Abbey College. ____. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 14. [920 N NCC] B. 1906. Catholic priest; administrator, Belmont Abbey College.

ALLEN, Henry H. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 236. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 26, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

ALLEN, James H. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 580. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ALLEN, John Claudius Jr. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p.15. [920 N NCC] B. 1922. Public utility executive.

ALLEN, Joseph. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 236. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 25/26, 1863. Of Lincoln County. Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 71. [973.7025 Man NCC] Mistakenly listed as Josiah in main entry.

ALLEN, Levi. Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 71. [973.7025 Man NCC] Wife Polly and 3 sons.

ALLEN, William Henderson. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 237. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Mar. 18, 1863. Of Lincoln County. Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 71. [973.7025 Man NCC] Listed as W. H. in main entry.

ALLISON see also ALISON

ALLISON, Hugh Laban. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 1, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ALLISON, Jasper L. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ALLISON, Robert (Dr.). "Marriage and Death Notices from Extant Rutherfordton (Rutherford Co., N. C.) Newspapers: 1830-1850." North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 8, no. 4 (1982), p. 215. D. 1831. Death notice, age 23, Lincolnton.

ALLISON, William T. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ALLRAN, Jacob. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 25, 1864. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 680 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

ALLRAN, John P. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. about July 2, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

ALLRAND, Wayne Sullivan. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 14. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1932.

ALLRED, Henry H. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Gaston County.

ALT, Alteman. Catholicity in the Carolinas and Georgia: Leaves of Its History, A.D. 1820--A. D. 1878, pub. 1879, p. 481. [282.75 O NCC] Benedictine brother.

ANDERS, L. Clark. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Nov. 25, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ANDERSON, Robert Burton. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1979, v. 1, p. 34. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1833, d. 1899. Lived in Lincoln County as a child. Presbyterian minister, Confederate chaplain.

ANTHONY, A. M. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 122-123. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County. See also ANTHONY, A. Miller and ANTHONY, Miller, below.

ANTHONY, A. Miller. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County, enlisted in Gaston County. Probably Anthony, Miller below.

ANTHONY, Anna Mary. "Anna Mary's husbands", NGS Magazine, v. 34, no. 4, p. 20-21, 40. [929.1 NGS NCC] B. 1842, Lincoln County; d. 1896. Married Henry A. Rudisill and William Pinckney Dellinger.

ANTHONY, Bud. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 16-17. [920 Sol NCC] "C" Battery, 455th AAA [anti-aircraft].

ANTHONY, David. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 173. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jan. 6, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

ANTHONY, E. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. July 30, 1864? Enlisted in Lincoln County.

ANTHONY, George. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 1, 1863. Of Lincoln County and enlisted in Gaston County.

ANTHONY, Gideon C. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ANTHONY, James Carson. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Blacksmith.

ANTHONY, James Edward. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 26. [920 N NCC] B. 1887. Doctor.

ANTHONY, John A. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 180. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 1st Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 26, 1864. Lincoln County.

ANTHONY, Miller. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 46. [362.86 Weg NCC] Lincoln County.

ANTHONY, Vardrey. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 16, 1864. Of Lincoln County.

ARNDT, John Godfrey see ARENDS, Johann Gottfried.

ARENDS, Gottfried see ARENDS, Johann Gottfried.

ARENDS, Johann Gottfried aka John Godfrey. Colonial Clergy of Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina, pub. [1955], p. 58. [280 Wei NCC] D. 1807. Lutheran pastor at Philadelphia Church (Gaston County) and Daniel's Church (Lincoln County).
 
____. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1979, v. 1, p. 39-40. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1740, d. 1807. Lutheran minister; founder and first president of the North Carolina Synod of the Lutheran Church; Revolutionary patriot. Buried in Lincolnton.

____. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 7-12. [284.1 L NCC] Name is sometimes given as John Godfrey Arndt and other American variations. B. 1740, d. 1807. "Father of the Lutheran church beyond the Catawba River." ____. Our Kin, p. 322. [929.1 Hof NCC] D. 1807. Married Hanna Rudisill who d. 1831.

_____. Religion and Education in Piedmont Carolina, pub. 1991, p. 27-32. [277.565 Ray NCC] D. 1807.

ARENDS, John Godfrey see ARENDS, Johann Gottfied.

ARENT, George A. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry. D. 16 Oct. 1861. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

ARENT, William R. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. D. abt. Aug. 6, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

ARMER, John C. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 31-32. [929.375 Y NCC] Married in "Dallas County, North Carolina", 1855, to Mrs. Sarah McCain. Dallas, North Carolina?

ARROWWOOD, William. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 237. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County. "Wm."

ARMSTRONG, Allen S. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 173. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ARMSTRONG, Arthur. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 17. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Ashbel. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 17. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Charles Beauregard. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 225-226. [975.6 H NCC] Furniture business; president of cotton mills: Clara Manufacturing Company, Dunn Manufacturing Company, Armstrong Cotton Mills Company, Monarch Cotton Mills Company and Seminole Cotton Mills Company; sheriff of Gaston county; mayor of Gastonia. ____. The Textile Heritage of Gaston County, pub. 2001, p. 289-290 + picture. [920 Rag NCC Over] B. 1861, d. 1920. Founded Armstrong Furniture Company (later Rankin-Armstrong); was sheriff of Gaston County; owner of a large group of mills, eventually totaling fourteen mills, beginning with the Clara Manufacturing Company in 1906. Was also mayor of Gastonia, chairman of the school board, president of the Citizens National Bank and many other businesses including the Armington Hotel.

ARMSTRONG, Elijah. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 17. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Erastus. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 18. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Featherston W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, George Martin. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, J. L. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 27, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, J. Pink. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Lincoln County.

ARMSTRONG, James. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 4, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, James Monroe. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Apr. 29, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

ARMSTRONG, James W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, John. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 567-568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Carpenter.

ARMSTRONG, John. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 481. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ARMSTRONG, John G. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 481. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Blacksmith.

ARMSTRONG, John L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, John L. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 18. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, John M. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, John M. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, John M. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 18. [973.745 Mil NCC] Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, John R. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. may 27, 1862. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Joseph. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 197. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ARMSTRONG, Logan. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 18, 1861. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Mathew. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 499. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, Matthew R. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 63 and v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery; Co E., 4th Regt. N. C. Sr. Reserves. Lincoln County. Blacksmith.

ARMSTRONG, Nancy. Our Kin, p. 4. [929.1 Hof NCC] Teacher, 1861-62.

ARMSTRONG, Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Enlisted in Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, W. Jackson. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 294. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ARMSTRONG, Whiten J. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

ARMSTRONG, William. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

ARNDS, Johann Gottfried see ARENDS, Johann Gottfried.

ARNDT, James Allen. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 14-15. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1871, d. 1909.

ARNDT, John Godfrey see ARENDS, Johann Gottfried.

ARNEY see also EARNEY.

ARNEY, Christian. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 29-30. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Accusation of assault by Jacob Ramsour, John Michel, Martin Zimmerman, and George Shuford on Charles, a slave belonging to Christian Arney, in 1827.

AROWOOD see also ARROWOOD

AROWOOD, Benjamin F. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Apr. 2, 1863. Of Gaston County.

ARROWOOD see also AROWOOD

ARROWOOD, Drury M. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. abt. 1847. Of Gaston County.

ARROWOOD, Isabel. Gastonia Gazette, May 24, 1935. Obituary. Widow of W. A. Arrowood. Age 72.

ASBURY, Daniel. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1979, v. 1, p. 50. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1762, d. 1825. Methodist minister. In 1808 was delegate to the General Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church.

ASBURY, Daniel M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 480. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Lincoln County.

ASBURY, John R. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 316. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ASBURY, Osburn W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 481. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Carpenter.

ASBURY, Sidney M. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 140. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

ASBURY, Thomas H. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 237. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 1, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

ASHBY, Martin Alexander. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 15. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1868, d. 1956.

ATKINS, Benjamin Elberfield. Extracts from the Diary of Benjamin Elberfield Atkins..., pub. 1947. [929.2 Atkins NCC] Biographical sketch p. 3-6, picture on p. 2. Established Methodist school, Oakland High School, in Gastonia 1896. Purchased Gastonia Gazette in 1906. B. 1848, d. 1909.

ATKINS, Ennis Woodall. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 40. [770.92 Pho NCC] Photographer for Gastonia Daily Gazette, 1939.

ATKINS, Mary Fowler. Extracts from the Diary of Benjamin Elberfield Atkins..., pub. 1947, p. 79. [929.2 Atkins NCC] B. 1882, d. 1909. Music teacher.

ATKINS, Ruth Jane Day. Extracts from the Diary of Benjamin Elberfield Atkins..., pub. 1947, p. 87. [929.2 Atkins NCC] D. 1921.

ATKINS, Stewart. North Carolina Authors: A Selective Handbook, pub. 1952, p. 3-4. [810.9756 Nor NCC] B. 1913. Editor of the Gastonia Gazette and North Carolina Poetry Review; poet. See also http://www.lincolncounty.org/index.aspx?nid=1092.

AUSTIN, Mary Jenkins, see JENKINS [family].

AUTEN see also AUTON

AUTEN, Tommy. WWII Last Man Club of Gaston County, North Carolina: Stories of the Honor Guard, pub. 2001, p. 30-33. [940.53 Clo NCC]

AUTON see also AUTEN

AUTON, John W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 580. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 3, 1863. Of Gaston County.

AVERY, Absalom. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 85. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

AVERY, Alphonso Calhoun. They Married Confederate Officers, pub. 1997, p. 52-53, 60 and various other pages. [929.2 Morrison HER NC] B. 1835, d. 1913. Lawyer; major in Confederate army. Married Susan Washington Morrison.

AVERY, George. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 173. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

AVERY, Lillian Walton [Mrs.]. Gastonia Gazette, March 28, 1905. D. in Morganton; mother of Mrs. Clarence A. Johnson formerly of Gastonia.

AVERY, Phillip. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 173. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

AVERY, Vincent. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 294. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 4, 1862. Of Lincoln County. Musician.
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