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BAILEY, J. W. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 41. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lincolnton early 1900s-1916.

BAILEY, Walter. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 32-33. [920 Sol NCC]

BAIRD see also BEARD, BEIRD

BAIRD, Dorcas S. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 26. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County. See also entry under BEARD.

BAIRD, Ulrich. 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.

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

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

BAKER, Eli. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 4-5. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 3 Apr 1874. Wife, Mary; Gaston County. BAKER, Eli R. NC Troops, pub. 1985, v. 10, p. 31. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 38th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

BAKER, Jefferson A. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 155. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 31, 1862. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

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

BAKER, John H. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Engineer.

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

BAKER, Philip. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 14. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Owner of a slave named James summoned as a witness in an 1837 case.

BAKER, Vardrey E. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 180. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 1st Regt. N. C. Infantry. Lincoln County.

BAKER, William S. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 504. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 7th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D, Jun 30, 1862. Born in Lincoln County.

BALDEN see also BALDON

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

BALDON see also BALDEN

BALDON, William. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 161. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County. Cooper.

BALDRIDGE, William. Centennial History of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1803-1903, pub. 1905, p. 49-50. [285.1 L NCC] B. 1761, d. 1830. Minister.

BALDWIN, Alfred. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 63. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. Of Lincoln County.

BALDWIN, Cephas. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 23, 1864. Of Gaston County.

BALDWIN, James. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. before Nov. 20, 1862. Of Gaston County.

BALLARD, F. A. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 28. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Of Lincoln County.

BALLARD, Franklin M. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 237. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

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

BALLARD, James. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 13. [929.3756 McB NCC] witness to an 1801 divorce petition in Lincoln County.

BALLARD, James A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 481. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 26, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

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

BALLARD, Joseph L. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 28. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 793 in addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

BALLARD, Lawson A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BALLARD, Marcus G. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 237. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BALLARD, Nancy. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 13. [929.3756 McB NCC] witness to an 1801 divorce petition in Lincoln County.

BALLARD, Thomas J. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. I, 11th N. C. Infantry. D. 26 Dec. 1862. Of Lincoln County.

BALLARD, Wiley. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 13. [929.3756 McB NCC] witness to an 1801 divorce petition in Lincoln County.

BALLARD, William. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 510. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Feb. 22, 1863. Of Gaston County.

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

BALLARD, William H. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 580. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Mar. 26, 1863. Of Gaston County.

BALLARD, William S. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 7th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County. Mechanic.

BALLARD, William V. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 92. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County.

BALLARD, Willie Mae see SHERILL, Willie Mae.

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

BANDY, William Henry. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 61. [920 N NCC] B. 1917. Doctor.

BANKS, Joseph. Associate Reformed Presbyterian Death & Marriage Notices from the Christian Magazine of the South, The Erskine Miscellany, and The Due West Telescope, 1853-1863, pub. 1993, p. 90. [929.375 War NCC] Doctrinal differences in Gaston County mentioned.  ____. Centennial History of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1803-1903, pub. 1905, p. 50. [285.1 L NCC] B. 1806, d. 1859. Minister.

BARBER, R. Dean. North Carolina Artists and Craftsmen, pub. 1974?, p. 10. [927 Wil NC] Artist, art teacher.

BARCLAY, James A. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 90. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Born in Lincoln County.

BARKER, Frank A. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 44. [770.92 Pho NCC] Active 1910-1911, Gastonia.

BARKLEY [family]. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 90-91. [920 Sol NCC] Siblings, Dorothy, Eunice, Pete, H. C., and Bob.

BARNES, Francis M. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1846. Of Lincoln County.

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

BARNES, William. People Worth Meeting and Stories Worth Repeating, pub. 2000, p. 158-160. [975.6 Wil N.C.] D. 1823. Gravestone says he was age 218.

BARNETT, Absalom. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 30. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BARNETT, Daniel. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 30. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BARNETT, J. M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 30. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 30, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

BARNETT, James. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 242. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BARNETT, Washington. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 30. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

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

BARRET see also BARRETT

BARRET, Nathaniel. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 58. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Anthony was picked up as a runaway and said that he belonged to "Saml Gibson" of Waxhaw District, but had formerly belonged to "Nathaniel Barret[?]".

BARRETT see also BARRET

BARRETT, Elisha S. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 236. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

BARRETT, John Gilchrist. North Carolina Government 1588-1970, pub. 1981, p. 375 (see footnote). [320.4756 Nor NCC]. B. 1921. Historian. ____. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 74. [920 N NCC] B. 1921. College professor.

BARRINGER, Catherine. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 21-23. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Described as a married woman; convicted in 1815 for the murder of a female slave named Clary.

BARRINGER, Hugh Perry. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 17. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1905, d. 1956.

BARRINGER, Paul. Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 67. [975.6 W NCC] B. 1778, d. 1844 in Lincolnton. Legislator; referred to as "General".

BARRINGER, Paul Brandon. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1979, v. 1, p. 102. B. 1857, d. 1941. Doctor, scientist. Lived in Dallas for a few years.

____. The South in the Building of the Nation, pub. 1909, v. 11, p. 48-49. [R975 S] B. 1857. Doctor, educator. Practiced in Dallas, N. C. from 1879 to approximately 1890. Then became a faculty member at the University of Virginia and later President of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg.

BARRINGER, Rufus. They Married Confederate Officers, pub. 1997, p. 24-26 and various other pages. [929.2 Morrison HER NC] B. 1821, d. 1895. Lawyer; Confederate brigadier general. Married Eugenia Erixene Morrison of the Lincoln County family.

BARROWCLOUGH, Howard J. Leaders in the Textile Industry, pub. 1979, p. 15-16. [R926.77 L] B. 1922. President, Knitronic, Inc.

BASHAM, Maggie Jenkins, see JENKINS [family] BASHOR,

BASHORE: possible original spelling of PAYSOUR. Our Kin, p. 408. [929.1 Hof NCC] BAXTER, Aaron F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 30. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. A, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County. Carpenter; shoemaker.

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

BAXTER, Peter Z. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain. Of Lincoln County.

BAXTER, Thomas H. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 294 and v. 12, p. 128. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BEACH, John Lloyd. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 84. [920 N NCC] B. 1908. Educator.

BEAL see also BEEL

BEAL, Fred Erwin. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1979, v. 1, p. 122-123. B. 1896, d. 1954. Union organizer, Communist leader, involved in the 1929 Gastonia Loray Mill strike.

____. People Worth Meeting and Stories Worth Repeating, pub. 2000, p. 36-52. [975.6 Wil N.C.] Labor organizer; involved in Loray Mill strike.

BEAL, Fred W. Baseball's Dead of World War II, pub. 2010, p. 32-33. [796.357 Bed NCC] B. 1921, d. 1944. Of Cherryville. Played for the Mooresville Moors (Class D team) in 1941-42.

BEAL, Jiles B. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 155 and p. 175. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B and Co D, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Wagoner.

____. Confederate Military History, v. 4, North Carolina, pub. 1899, edition with additonal biographical sketches, p. 377. [973.7 E NCC v. 4] B. 1843. Co. B and D, 23rd Regt. Manuafacturer: interests in iron, Beal & Hinson, and cotton including Modena Cotton Mill. Of Gastonia. [Listed a s J. B.]

BEAL, John F. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 242. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BEAL, Mark. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 215. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 5th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. B. in Lincoln County. Miner.

BEAL, Peter S. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Lincoln County.

BEALTY, Andrew see BEATTY, Andrew.

BEAM see also BEEM

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

BEAM, David L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. BEAM, Franklin Jr. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 239. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BEAM, Franklin Sr. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 240. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BEAM, George M. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 7, 1862. Of Gaston County. Machinist.

BEAM, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 181. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 1st Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

BEAM, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Lincoln County. "Manufacturer of lumber."

BEAM, H. S. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 124-125. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County.

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

BEAM, Jacob. North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 30, no. 2, May 2004, p. 159. [051 Nor NCC] Notice of marriage to Euphemia Hoke published in Raleigh Register, 25 Sept. 1847.

BEAM, John. Our Kin, p. 419. [929.1 Hof NCC] D. 1822. Married Mary Hoyle. BEAM, John F. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 173. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln or Gaston County.

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

BEAM, Keith Junious. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 18. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1926.

BEAM, Luther Howard. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 84. [920 N NCC] B. 1926. Engineer. BEAM, M. Luther. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BEAM, M. Rufus. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 453, 432. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County. Musician.

BEARD see also BAIRD, BEIRD

BEARD, Dorcas S. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 40. [973.745 Mil NCC] See also entry under BAIRD. Aka Beaird. Gaston County.

BEARD, Thomas J. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 218. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jan. 21, 1862. Of Gaston County.

BEARD, Thomas J. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 6-7. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 21 Jan 1862. Wife Emily L.; Gaston County.

BEARD, Thomas Jackson. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 80. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Emily L. Massey in 1860.

BEARD, W. S. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. April 10, 1863. Of Gaston County.

BEASON, Archibald. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 128-129, p. 91. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

BEATIE see also BEATTIE, BEATTY, BEATY

BEATIE, William C. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Mason. Mentioned in Letters of a Gaston Ranger, pub. 1991, p.44. [973.781 Lin NCC].

BEATTIE see also BEATIE, BEATTY, BEATY

BEATTIE, ____. [Mrs.] 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. 121. [929.375 War NCC] Of Gaston County, mentioned in obit of sister Miss Selena Faris, 1860.

BEATTIE, Esther. 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. 127. [929.375 War NCC] D. 1860. Wife of James Beattie.

BEATTIE, F. M. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 218. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aig. 6, 1862. Of Gaston County.

BEATTIE, Francis. Mentioned in obit of BEATTIE, Esther. BEATTIE, James. 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. 127. [929.375 War NCC] D. 1828. Husband of Esther.

BEATTIE, William Weir. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1846. Of Gaston County.

BEATTY see also BEATIE, BEATTIE, BEATY

BEATTY, Andrew. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 44. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County. See also BEATY, Andrew.

BEATTY, James A. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 47. [770.92 Pho NCC] B. ca. 1865. Active 1919-1930 in Gastonia.

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

BEATY see also BEATIE, BEATTIE, BEATTY

BEATY, Andrew. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 126-127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

See also BEATTY, Andrew. ____. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 124-125. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County.

BEATY, Betsey Sally see DILLINGHAM, Betsey Sally Beaty.

BEATY, James F. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BEATY, John Allison. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 6, 1863. Enlisted in Gaston County.

BEATY, Jonathan P. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Nov. 26, 1864. Of Gaston County.

BEATY, R. M. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 13, 1862. Of Gaston County.

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

BEATY, Samuel. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 316. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 10, 1862. B. in Gaston County.

BEATY, Samuel B. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 8-9. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 17 Sept 1862. Wife Margaret; Gaston County.

BEAVER, Robert L. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 47. [770.92 Pho NCC] B. ca. 1885. Active 1919-1920, Lincolnton.

BECK, Alfred Riley. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 19. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1867, d. 1954.

BEEL see also BEAL.

BEEL, Benjamin. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 240. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BEEL, Christopher. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 42. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

BEEM see also BEAM.

BEEM, George. The Civil War in North Carolina: Soldiers' and Civilians' Letters and Diaries, v. 1. The Piedmont, pub. 2003, p. 67. [973.7 Civ NC v. 1] Confederate soldier, 37th N. C., reported wounded, September 1, 1862.

BEEM, Jacob. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 239. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BEIRD see also BAIRD, BEARD

BEIRD, S. F. D. [Mr.] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 96. [929.375 Y NCC] D. 1863. Gaston County.

BELL, Cephas. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 155-156. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. ____. Our Kin, p. 263. [929.1 Hof NCC] Says of 28th Regt, but actually 23rd.

BELL, Effie see BLAIR, Effie Bell.

BELL, Eli. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 602. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 21st Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. See also p. 719 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

BELL, Eli. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 54. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

BELL, George. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 12, 1864. Of Gaston County.

BELL, John. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BELL, Lorense M. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BELL, L. M. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 56. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County and Chester County, South Carolina.

BELL, Martin. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sept. 18-20, 1862. Of Gaston County; enlisted in Lincoln County.

BELL, Monroe. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 218. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BELL, R. M. "Marriage and Death Notices from the North Carolina Presbyterian, 1859," North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 21, no. 2, May 1995, p. 136. [929.1 Nor NCC] Two death notices, for Thomas McNeeley son of R. M. Bell and for "infant son" of R. M. Bell and Lydia M. Bell. Of Lincoln County.

BELL, Ralph. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 7th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County.

BELL, Robert C. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 81. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

BELL, Robert Calvin. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 360 [in sketch of son James Ardrey Bell]. [975.6 L NCC] D. 1894.

BELL, Robert M. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sept. 1, 1864. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 682 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

BELL, Robert N. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 239. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

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

BENNETT, John. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

BENNETT, Robert F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

BENNETT, Thomas. Eswau Huppeday, v. 5, no. 3 (August 1985), p. 222-233. [929.1 Esw NCC] B. 1801, d. 1856. Immigrant from Cornwall; gold miner (Catawba Mine?). Extensive article on his family and connections.

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

BENNICK, David R. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 46. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

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

BENTON, Samuel. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 79-80. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 53rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Gaston County.

BENTON, Thomas H. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 237. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Feb. 23, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

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

BERNHARDT, Charles Edward. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 20. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1921.

BERRY, Edward M. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 218. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

BERRY, R. W. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 218. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep. 14, 1863. Of Gaston County.

BERRYHILL, James S. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BERRYHILL, Pinkney L. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Mecklenburg County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

BESS: a variant is BEST. See Our Kin, p. 388. [929.1 Hof NCC]

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

BESS, Lawson. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 215. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 5th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Lincoln County.

BESS, Lawson. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 48. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

BESS, Noah G. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 294-295. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BESS, Peter. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 48. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

BESS, Thomas NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BESS, William B. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 295. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BEST: a variant is BESS. See Our Kin, p. 388. [929.1 Hof NCC] BEST, A. J. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BEST, A. J. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 56. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

BEST, Hannah see SMITH, Peter. BEST, Peter. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 27-29. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Campble, a slave, belonging to William Row (Rose) Sadler [sic], accused of larceny in 1812. Other names mentioned: Michael Schenck, Andrew Hovis, Peter Best, Thomas McGee.

BEST, Sallie see HOVIS, Sallie Best.

BEST, Samuel. Our Kin, p. 213, 214, 373. [929.1 Hof NCC] B. 1799, d. 1891. Gaston County farmer; twice married.

BEST, Sebastian. Our Kin, p. 351-352. [929.1 Hof NCC] Early settler from Germany. Aka Bastian or Boston. BEST, William Samuel. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 101. [920 N NCC] B. 1929. Chemist.

BEVINS, Eliza. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 166, 557-558. [929.3756 McB NCC] Resident of Lincoln County,1820 and 1826, petition for divorce from husband Simeon. (Appears that Simeon never lived in Lincoln County.)

BEYMER, N. S. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 49. [770.92 Pho NCC] Active 1916, Gastonia.

BICKLEY, John Jacob. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 21. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1873, d. 1944. Also M.D.

BIGGERS, John Thomas. Black Art: Ancestral Legacy, pub. 1989, p. 262-263 with picture. [704 Bla Over] B. 1924. Artist, best known for his murals. Also does book design.

____. North Carolina, v. 53, no. 9 (Sept. 1995), p. 6. "Can N. C.'s Top Black Artist Come Home Again?" [051 We NCC] B. 1924 in Gastonia.

____. Who was Who in American Art, 1564-1975, vol. 1, p. 315. [R709.2 Who]. BIGHAM, John Thomas. Men of the Time...A Biographical Encyclopedia of Contemporaneous South Carolina Leaders, pub. 1902, p. 27. [920.0757 Gar NCC] B. 1852. Owned and edited Gastonia Gazette.

BIKLE, Louis Albert. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 22. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1834, d. 1931. Was also professor of Latin and Greek; president of North Carolina College, Mt. Pleasant; chaplain of the N. C. 20th Infantry Regiment, 1863-1865; taught at Gaston Female College, Dallas.

BIRD, Oliver P. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 237. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

BISANER, Caleb F. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 256. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves, lieutenant. Of Lincoln County. Mechanic.

BISANER, Jacob H. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BISANER, William H. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 156 and p. 669 of the Addenda to the 2004 edition. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BIVENS, Peter M. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 486. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Feb. 19, 1864. Of Lincoln County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 124. [973.7025 Man NCC]

____. "Deliver Us from this Cruel War": Civil War Letters..., p. 126, 128. [973.7 Hoy NCC]

BLACK, Adam. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 511. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 11, 1864. Of Gaston County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 97. [973.7025 Man NCC]

BLACK, Alfred. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. B. in Gaston County.

BLACK, Alfred. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BLACK, Alfred. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 156. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

BLACK, Bedford W[orth]. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 402-403 + picture. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1917. Lawyer.

____. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 107. [920 N NCC] B. 1917. Lawyer, legislator. BLACK, Benaja. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 568. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BLACK, Daniel. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves, lieutenant. Of Gastonn County.

BLACK, Davidson M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

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

BLACK, Ephraim. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 1, 1863. Of Gaston County.

BLACK, Ephraim. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 236. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

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

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

BLACK, Lawrence K. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 593. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

BLACK, Pinkney. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 156. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.
 
BLACK, Samuel. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 4500. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BLACK, Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 26, 1862. Of Gaston County.

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

BLACK, Vincent. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 52. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

BLACKARD, Embree H. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 108. [920 N NCC] B. 1900. Methodist minister.

BLACKARD, William Griffith. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 111. [920 N NCC] B. 1933. Doctor.

BLACKBUN see also BLACKBURN

BLACKBUN, Joseph. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 239. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BLACKBURN see also BLACKBUN

BLACKBURN, A. Lafayette. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 30, 1864. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 683 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

BLACKBURN, Daniel. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 16, 1864. Enlisted in Lincoln County. BLACKBURN, David A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Brother of Daniel (above).

BLACKBURN, John. Hart Square, pub. 2011, p. 184-186. [975.6785 Har Over NCC] Purchaser of house, ca. early 1800s, now preserved at Hart Square; may be oldest surviving log house in Lincoln County.

BLACKBURN, Joseph R. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 241. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

BLACKBURN, William. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 52. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

BLACKBURN, William M. S. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 295. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BLACKBURN, William P. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 409. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 25th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

BLACKWELDER, Leroy Emerson. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 23. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1896.

BLACKWOOD, John. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. D. Nov. 2, 1864. Of Gaston County. Shoemaker.

BLACKWOOD, John. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 10-11. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. Jan 1865. Wife Sarah A.; Gaston County.

BLACKWOOD, Joseph. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep. 14, 1864. Of Gaston County.

BLAIR, Effie Bell. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 6, p. 83 [in sketch of Hugh McLeod Blair]. [975.6 H NCC] D. 1902.

BLALOCK, David [aka Blelock]. "Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly from 1779." North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 21, no. 1, Feb. 1995, p. 49 [929.1 Nor NCC]. Petition for divorce from wife Nancy Mathews, mar. 1802, who ran away with Francis Dunn. Denied 1808. Also in Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 59. [929.3756 McB NCC]

BLANCHARD, William. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 426. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 14th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 1, 1862. Born in Lincoln County.

BLAND, Alberto M. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 52. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BLAND, Charles Theodore. Pictorial History of the Episcopal Church in North Carolina, 1701-1964, pub. 1965, p.73 + picture. [283.756 D NCC] D. 1907. Episcopal minister.

BLANTON, John C. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 50. [770.92 Pho NCC] B. ca. 1874. Lincolnton, 1910, 1919-1920, 1935.

BLAXELY, Thomas F. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 238. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

BLECKLEY, James. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., v 1 (South Carolina), pub. 1892, p. 625 [in sketch of son Sylvester]. [920.9756 Cyc NCC] B. 1803. Judge.

BLESCEK, Ellick. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 156. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

BLUME, Harvey Ludwick. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 23. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1936.

BLUNT, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Mecklenburg County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

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

BOGER, Charles E. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 399-400 . [975.6 H NCC] Teacher at Mount Holly, ca. 1900.

BOGER, William Jennings. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 24. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1869. d. 1949.

BOGGS, John D. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 453. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. June 29, 1865. B. in Lincoln County.

BOGGS, Noah C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 295. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BOGUCKI, H. J. "Buck". Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 90-91. [920 Sol NCC] D. 1991. Also his wife Dorothy Barkley.

BOLICK, B. Sidney. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 1863. Of Lincoln County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 55. [973.7025 Man NCC]

BOLICK, David. Our Kin, p. 71. [929.1 Hof NCC] Shot Harvey Hoffman. BOLICK, James M. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 257-258. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1847. Of Gaston County.

BOLICK, Sidney see BOLICK, B. Sidney

BOLIEK, Abner Lafayette. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 26. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1862, d. 1946.

BOLIN, Ernest E. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 50. [770.92 Pho NCC] B. 1894. Gastonia, 1941.

BOLTON, Joab. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 126-127. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County.

BONE, Hardaway see ISHAM, Edward.

BONE, Joe. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 62. [920 Sol NCC]

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

BOOKOUT, Silas. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 649. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 56th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

BOOVY, James Monroe. NC Troops, pub. 1987, v. 11, p. 229. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 46th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

BOOZER, Virgil Young. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 27. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1868, d. 1956.

BOOZER, William. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 173. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Missing, July 5, 1863. Of Lincoln County. Musician.

BORLAND, Thomas W. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 381. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1912. General manager of Carlton Yarn Mills at Salisbury, Cherryville and King's Mountain.

BOSHAMER, Cary Carlisle. Men of Achievement in the Carolinas, pub. 1952, p. 42. [920.7 Joh NCC] Associated with several Gastonia and area businesses, ca. 1952.

______. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 129-130. [920 N NCC] B. 1895. Industrialist.

BOST, Emma Ingold. Some Pioneer Women Teachers of North Carolina, pub. 1955, p. 37-39. [920.7 D NCC] B. 1859, d. 1942. Born in Lincoln County; schoolteacher and principal of first public school in Hickory; poet.

BOST, Mary Elizabeth Seagle. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 6, p. 253 [in sketch of James Lee Bost]. [975.6 H NCC] D. 1916.

BOWDEN, George Stewart. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 28. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1892, d. 1944.

BOWER, T. C. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 51. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lincolnton in 1855.

BOWLIN, William. Leaders in the Textile Industry, pub. 1979, p. 27. [R926.77 L] B. 1924. President, Bowlin Assoc. Inc., Gastonia.

BOWMAN, Grace Greenlee. Hooray for Heroines, pub. 2003, p. 24-27. [920.72 Kin NC] D. 1823. Wife of Captain John Bowman who was killed at the Battle of Ramsour's Mill, Lincolnton in 1780. She was known for her actions against the Tories. Her second husband was General Charles McDowell.

____. "She Mowed Down the Tory Upstarts", State, vol. 18, no. 48 (28 Apr 1951), p. 6, 16. [051 Sta NCC]

BOWMAN, John see BOWMAN, Grace Greenlee.

BOYCE, Ebenezer Erskine. 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. 44, 66, 131. [929.375 War NCC] ____. Centennial History of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1803-1903, pub. 1905, p. 64-67+ picture. [285.1 L NCC] B. 1820, d. 1902. Minister.

____. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 274 [in son's sketch]. [975.6 H NCC] D. 1902. Minister, Associated Reformed Presbyterian Church. At Pisgah Church for 43 years.

_____. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 190 [in sketch of grandson Erskine Ebenezer Boyce]. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1820. Minister, Pisgah Church.

BOYCE, Erskine Ebenezer. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 190-191 + picture. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1895, 1952. Head Boysell Co. (rugs); invented the Boyce weaver's knotter and later associated with the A. B. Carter Co. which produced it; president of the Thomas and Howard chain of grocery stores; director of the National Bank of Commerce.

BOYCE, Gardiner Spring. 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. 131. [929.375 War NCC] D. 1860, age 5, child of Rev. E. E. and R. E. Boyce. Gaston County. Also York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 79. [929.375 Y NCC].

BOYCE, James. Centennial History of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1803-1903, pub. 1905, p. 68-69. [285.1 L NCC] B. 1860. Minister.

BOYCE, John McElwee. 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. 131. [929.375 War NCC] D. 1860, age 3, child of Rev. E. E. and R. E. Boyce. Gaston County. Also York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 79. [929.375 Y NCC].

BOYCE, Margaret Jane Simonton. 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. 44. [929.375 War NCC] D. 1851, age 23. Wife of Rev. E. E. Boyce.

BOYCE, Samuel N. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 274-275. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1865. Businessman; banker.

____. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 190 [in sketch of son Erskine Ebenezer Boyce]. [975.6 L NCC] Manufacturer; president Citizens National Bank; director National Bank of Commerce; president Gastonia Bonded Warehouse.

BOYCE, Stella Holland. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 190 [in sketch of son Erskine Ebenezer Boyce. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1869. Organist, First Presbyterian Church, Gastonia. BOYD [family]. Reminiscences of the Civil War, pub. 1930, p. 12. [973.7 Coo NCC]

BOYD, Edward. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 59-60. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Contract in 1816 for Robert McCall to hire the services of Betsey from Edward Boyd.

BOYD, Edward. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 109. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 1862. Of Gaston County.

BOYD, Edward. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 10-11. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 1 Sept. 1862. Wife Sarah; Gaston County.

BOYD, John H. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 172. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. D. May 4, 1863. Of Lincoln or Cabarrus County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Liquor seller.

BOYD, Perry L. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 2, p. 28-29, v. 3, p. 52. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Cavalry. Of Lincoln County.

BOYD, Robert Franklin. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 104. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

BOYD, Wilburn. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 477. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 20th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln or Catawba County.

BOYD, William. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. April 2, 1862. Of Gaston County.

BOYLES, Alexander. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 10, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

BOYLES, Frank C. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 394. [975.6 H NCC] Banker. BOYLES, Frank J. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jan. 20, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

BOYLES, Harlan Edward. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 140. [920 N NCC] B. 1929. [Note: State Treasurer, 2000]

BOYLES, John. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 10, 1863. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 684 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

BOYLES, Joseph. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

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

BOYLES, Marcus W. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 394 [in sketch of Frank C.] [975.6 H NCC] Methodist Episcopal minister.

BOYLES, Marcus W. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 181. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 1st Regt. N. C. Infantry. Lincoln County.

BOYLES, William Stanley. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 86. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 684 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

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