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DAILEY, Bartley Y. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 31. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 22, 1864. Of Lincoln County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 64. [973.7025 Man NCC]

DALES, Catherine see HEYL, Peiter.

DALLAS, George Mifflin. American National Biography, pub. 1999, v. 6, p. 31-33. [R920.073 Ame] Dallas in Gaston County is named for this vice president of the U. S. who was in office when the county was formed in 1846.
Dallas, Texas was also named for him in 1846. He had no other connection with this area.

DALTON, Bernard. Eswau Huppeday, v. 29, no. 2 (May 2009), p. 97. Of Gastonia. WW I soldier

DAMERON see also DAMRON

DAMERON, James T. R. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 219 and p. 676 in Addenda in the 2004 edition. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Originally listed as J. T. R.

DAMERON, John N. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 570. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jan. 12, 1862. Of Gaston County.

DAMERON, Mary M. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 69. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Andrew J. Martin in 1859.

DAMERON, Randolph H. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 110. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sept. 2, 1863. Of Gaston County. See also p. 728 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

DAMERON, Ruby Heath. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 331. [920 N NCC] B. 1902. Nurse.

DAMRON see also DAMERON

DAMRON, John D. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Cleveland County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

DANIEL, Wesley Alton. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 32. [920 N NCC] B. 1904. Businessman.

DAUGHTERY, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlised in Lincoln County.

DAVENPORT, James A. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Gaston County.

DAVENPORT, James A. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 86. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

DAVENPORT, John. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 72. [770.92 Pho NCC] B. ca. 1880. Amateur photographer in Gaston county area in early 1900s.

DAVENPORT, Miles D. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 110. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 2, 1861. Of Gaston County.

DAVENPORT, Richard K. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 301-302. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1859. Farmer, merchant, legislator, county commissioner.

DAVID, John W. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 86. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

DAVIDSON, Catherine see CONNER, Henry Workman.

DAVIDSON, William Lee. Confederate Colonels, pub. 2008, p. 121. [973.7 All NCC] B. 1825, d. 1899. Resident of Lincolnton, lawyer, in railroad business, officer in 7th N. C.

DAVIE, William Richardson. National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans, pub. 1836, vol. 3, p. 195-204, + picture. [R920.073 L] B. 1756, d. 1820. North Carolina Revolutionary general in the Catawba area; participated in the Battle of Ramseur's Mill (Lincolnton). Later governor of North Carolina.

_____. American National Biography, pub. 1999, vol. 6, p. 150-151. [R920.073 Ame]

____. Sons of the South, pub. 1961, p. 34. [R920.075 R]

DAVIS, ____. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 72. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lincolnton 1887. Possibly same as W. A. Davis (below).

DAVIS, Albert Cartwright. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DAVIS, Dorcas E. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 154. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

DAVIS, George P. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 455. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

DAVIS, Isaiah I. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County. Blacksmith.

DAVIS, J. W. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 88. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

DAVIS, James. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 129 and v. 18, p. 216. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Co. E, 5th Regt. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

DAVIS, James. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 106. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DAVIS, John B. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 93. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 2, 1863. B. in Lincoln County.

____. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 28-29. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 3 May 1863. Wife Susan; Gaston County.

DAVIS, John F. M. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1847. Of Lincoln County.

DAVIS, John Frank. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 52-53. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1903.

DAVIS, M. H. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

DAVIS, Micajah C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 293. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain. Enlisted in Lincoln County. Minister.

DAVIS, O. W. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Carpenter.

DAVIS, Robert. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 50. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married 1857 to Miss Pamela Thomas.

DAVIS, Robert M. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 183-184. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 1st Regt. N. C. Infantry. Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

DAVIS, Samuel. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 691 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

DAVIS, Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 157. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

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

DAVIS, W. A. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 73. [770.92 Pho NCC] Active 1881-1928 in various locations including Lowesville, Lincoln County. Possibly same as [unknown] Davis (above).

DAVIS, W. T. [Capt.] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 55. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married 1858 to Miss M. J. Wilson.

DAVIS, William F. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 347. [920 N NCC] B. 1928. Educator.

DEAL, Claude Victor Sr. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965,
pub. 1966, p. 53. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1906.

DEAL, James Francis. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 54. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1877.

DEATON, John Leroy. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 54. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1862, d. 1951. Twin brother of Willis Alexander Deaton, below.

DEATON, Mary Georgiana. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 354. [920 N NCC] B. 1902. Educator, librarian.

DEATON, Willis Alexander. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 54-55. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1862, d. 1945. Twin brother of John Leroy Deaton, above. Was also N. C. legislator from Catawba County.

DECK, Eusebius. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DECK, Jonas. Our Kin, p. 239. [929.1 Hof NCC] Had a saw and grist mill. D. 1871.

DeLANE see also DELEAN.

DeLANE, Albert. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 445. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 7th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Lincoln County. Blacksmith.

DELEAN see also DeLANE.

DELEAN, Alben. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 90. [362.86 Weg NCC] Lincoln County. Also given as Albert DeLane.

DELLINGER see also DILLINGER

DELLINGER, Adam. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Albert P. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 492. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Crooks. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Lincoln County.

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

DELLINGER, Fred Washington. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88; v. 9, p. 296. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, George S. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 237-238. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 14, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Henry. Our Kin, p. 332-335. [929.1 Hof NCC] D. 1820. In 1775 had an ordinary at Magnolia; after formation of Lincoln County, court was held here until 1786. Said to have built the first house in Lincolnton.

DELLINGER, Henry K. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 296. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Isaac. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 492-493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Jacob. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 53, v. 9, p. 325. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. H, 34th N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Jacob R. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 296. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DELLINGER, John Calvin. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 53, v. 12, p. 493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co H, 52nd N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 678 in Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops in the 2004 ed. of this vol. Born in Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, John F. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 16, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, John F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. May 2, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

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

DELLINGER, Joseph. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Joseph F. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 280. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. A, 58th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Kenneth Erastus. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 355. [920 N NCC] B. 1907. Jeweler.

DELLINGER, Lawson Alexander. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 53, v. 12, p. 491. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co H, 52nd N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 678 in Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops in the 2004 ed. of this vol.

DELLINGER, Leroy M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 482-483. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Lorenzo D. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 483. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Marcus C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 502. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County, enlisted in Gaston County. Carpenter.

DELLINGER, Margaret see HOYLE, Michael.

DELLINGER, Michael. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 325. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Michael P. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Monroe D. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Nathan. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 570-571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 3, 1863. Of Gaston County.

____. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 28-29. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 2 May 1863. Wife, T. C.; Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Noah. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, P. Frank. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 3, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Peter. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 53. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry. D. 19 Oct. 1861. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Peter. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 176-177. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 12th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sept. 19, 1864. Of Gaston County.

____. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 28-29. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 19 Sept. 1864. Wife, Fannie; Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Peter. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Philip. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 90. [362.86 Weg NCC] Moore and Gaston counties.

DELLINGER, Philip F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Philip H. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. See also p. 691 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

DELLINGER, Philip H. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 134-135. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County.

DELLINGER, S. W. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 174. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. before Sep. 1, 1864. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, Samuel. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 325. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DELLINGER, Samuel W. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 53, v. 12, p. 493. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. H, 52nd N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DELLINGER, William. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

DENNY, Emery Byrd. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, vol. 2, p. 53-54. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1892, d. 1973. Lawyer; North Carolina Supreme Court Justice; Mayor of Gastonia 1929-1937; president and director of the Ranlo Manufacturing Company.

DENVER, Robert. Gastonia Gazette, Oct. 8, 1912. News article, died in Gastonia, from Scranton, Pa. Was with Sparks Shows.

DENTON, William. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Lincoln County.

DERHAMMER, G. A. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 55. [284.1 L NCC] In Gaston/Lincoln area ca. 1900-1902.

DERR, Andrew. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 92. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

DERR, Andrew J. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 502. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Gaston County.

DERR, J. W. Papers of John Willis Ellis, pub. 1964, v. 2, p. 879. [923.275 Ellis NCC] Iron manufacturer in Lincoln County. Letter of July 1, 1861 to the governor offering to make cannon balls. [Name given in another source as Jonas.]

DERR, Jane. North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 30, no. 2, May 2004, p. 172. [929.1 Nor NCC] Of Catawba Springs, Lincoln County. Notice of marriage to Wm. A. Lenoir published in Raleigh Register, 29 Dec. 1847.

DERR, John H. Gastonia Gazette, 14 Aug 1908, p.1. Obituary. Served in Civil War; county commissioner. Wife was Violet Sifford.

____. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 240. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. A, 29th Regt., N. C. Infantry.
DETHEROW see also TOTHEROW

DETHEROW, George. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 162. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

DEVINE, William Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 582. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DEWS, Thomas. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., v. 1 (South Carolina), pub. 1892, p. 383 [in sketch of T. S. Jeffreys]. [920.9756/CYC/N.C.C.] Settled in Lincolnton, 1820. Cabinetmaker.

DEWS, Thomas. Marriage and Death Notices from Extant Asheville, N. C. Newspapers, 1840-1870, pub. 1983, p. 76. [929.375 M NCC] D. Aug. 20, 1851, Lincolnton.

DICKERSON, John. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Same as John Dickson, below?

DICKSON see also DIXON.

DICKSON, Alan T. Leaders in the Textile Industry, pub. 1979, p. 57. [R926.77 L] B. 1931. Chairman of Board, American and Efird Mills, Inc., Mount Holly.

DICKSON, J. R. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DICKSON, John. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DICKSON, John T. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DICKSON, Joseph. Biographical Directory of the American Congress. [Pagination varies with edition -- in alphabetical order.] [R328.73 Bio] B. 1745, d. 1825. Revolutionary soldier; legislator in North Carolina and Tennessee.

____. Catawba Frontier, 1775-1781: Memories of Pensioners, pub. 1950 [973.345 Laz NCC] p. 26. B. 1759. Revolutionary soldier; Lincoln County resident.

____. Commanders at Kings Mountain, pub. 1926, p. 193-194. [975.6 Bai NCC] B. ca. 1745, d. 1825. State senator; member of Congress.

____. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1979, v. 2, p. 68. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1745, d. 1825. Revolutionary soldier; county official, legislator, member of Congress.

____. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 25. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Picture of house, said to be the first brick house west of the Catawba River.

DICKSON, William. 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] Mentioned in Gaston County. ____. Centennial History of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1803-1903, pub. 1905, p. 109. [285.1 L NCC] B. ca. 1760, d. 1831. Minister, Gaston County.

DICKSON, William. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 164. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

DICKSON, William F. A. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DIETZ, John Calvin. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 56. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1876, d. 1954.

DILLING, Freno. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

DILLING, Marshall [Sr.]. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 266-267. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1881. Cotton mill superintendent.

____. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 146-147 + picture. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1881, d. 1953. A founder of A. M. Smyre Manufacturing Co.; previously employed at many local mills; vice-president Parkdale Mills; vice-president Morowebb Mills; member Gastonia City Council.

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

DILLINGER see also DELLINGER

DILLINGER, Annie (Mrs.) Eswau Huppeday, v. 5, no. 2 (May 1985), p. 113. [929.1 Esw NCC] D. Feb. 5, 1879, aged about 86, in Lincoln County.

DILLINGER, Josiah R. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 31. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry.

DILLINGHAM, A. G. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 93. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 18, 1862. B. in Lincoln County.

DILLINGHAM, Betsy Sally Beaty. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 32. [929.3756 McB NCC] Petition for divorce from Vechel Dillingham, Lincoln County, 1804. They were married in March 1797.

DILLINGHAM, Vechel see DILLINGHAM, Betsy Sally Beaty.

DILLS, Allen. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 86-87. [920 Sol NCC]

DIRE see DYER

DIXON see also DICKSON

DIXON, A. F. W. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 69. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Miss M. R. Ratchford in 1859.

DIXON, Arthur Mills. The Textile Heritage of Gaston County, pub. 2001, p. 293-294 + picture. [920 Rag NCC Over]p. B. 1882, d. 1956. With his father, John Kelly Dixon, operated Trenton Cotton Mills, the second textile mill built in Gastonia. Also owned Dixon Mills, Gastonia, and was an officer of American Yarn & Processing Co. in Mount Holly. Was active in manufacturing associations, served as state senator and mayor of Gastonia.

DIXON, Columbus H. The Civil War in North Carolina: Soldiers' and Civilians' Letters and Diaries, v. 1. The Piedmont, pub. 2003, p. 108-109, 152-153. [973.7 Civ NC v. 1] Born in Lincoln County, resident of Cleveland County. Confederate soldier, captain in 49th N. C. Letters to home, May 3, 1863 and March 20, 1864. Killed on December 14, 1864.

____. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 90. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain. D. Dec. 14, 1864. B. in Lincoln County.

____. Reminiscences of the Civil War, pub. 1930, p. 6. [973.7 Coo NCC] Mentioned.

DIXON, Edward D. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 452. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain. B. in Lincoln County.

DIXON, John. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 21, 1864. Of Gaston County.

DIXON, John. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 28-29. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 1 Aug 1863. Wife Rachel. Gaston County.

DIXON, John Kelly. The Textile Heritage of Gaston County, pub. 2001, p. 294 + picture. [920 Rag NCC Over]p. B. 1857, d. 1931. Worked for the railroad; became a mill owner (Trenton Cotton Mills); was mayor of Gastonia. Father of Arthur Mills Dixon (above).

DIXON, Kay. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 207. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1884. Banker.

DIXON, Robert W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 7, 1862. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

DIXON, Thomas. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2, p. 454 [in sketch of his son, Benjamin Franklin Dixon]. [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1803.

DOBY, Lawrence. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 126-127. [920 Sol NCC]

DOUGHERTY, Henry. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 238. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

DOUGLASS, Willie Kirkpatrick. Centennial History of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1803-1903, pub. 1905, p. 111 [in sketch of her husband, James Calvin Douglass]. Associated with her father in the management of Jones Seminary in Gaston County [see also p. 190-191]; missionary to Mexico.

DOVER, Cynia see COOK, Cynia Dover.

DRAKE, Benjamin Michael. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 376. [920 N NCC] B. 1908. Doctor.

DRAKE, Mack. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 46-47. [920 Sol NCC] Won a Silver Star and a Bronze Star.

DRAUDE, ____. 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.

DRUM, David. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 556. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 22, 1862. Born in Lincoln or Alexander County.

DUCKWORTH, Thomas P. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 30-31. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 12 Nay 1864. Wife Caroline. Lincoln County.

DUFF, Mary [Mrs.] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 69. [929.375 Y NCC] Resident of Gaston County, 1859.

DUNAWAY, Henry Glenn. Gastonia Gazette, March 9, 1964. News story combined with obit . D. Mar. 8 in train/automobile collision. Usually called Glenn. Race car driver. B. 1914. Lived in Gastonia and owned an automobile repair business.

____. Silent Speedways of the Carolinas, see index entries. [796.72 Woo NC] Dunaway won the first NASCAR strictly stock car race on June 19, 1949, only to be disqualified when the car was found to have been modified.

____. It Happened in North Carolina, p. 107-111. [975.6 Coh NCC] The First "Strictly Stock" Race.
DUNLAP, Frank. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 28-29. [920 Sol NCC]

DUNN, Charles Millard. The Textile Heritage of Gaston County, pub. 2001, p. 269. [920 Rag NCC Over] B. 1858, d. 1939. In 1888 worked with Gaston Cotton Manufacturing Company, first mill in Gastonia. In 1900 was superintendent of spinning at Loray Mill. Later supervised many other mills. Cousin of George Alexander Gray.

DUNN, David R. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 28, 1863. Of Gaston County.

DUNN, Francis. "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 by David Blalock from wife Nancy Mathews, mar. 1802, who ran away with Francis Dunn. Denied 1808.
DUNN, Karl Umbarger. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 58. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1927.

DUNNAWAY, Henry Glenn see DUNAWAY, Henry Glenn

DUTTON, Wade Hampton. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 58. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1890, d. 1958.

DYER, Archibald. "A Dyer Family Bible Record", A Lot of Bunkum, v. 18, no. 1, Feb. 1997, p. 1-6. (929.1 Lot NCC) B. 1805, Lincoln County. Extensive article on Archibald and his descendents.

DYER, Jeremiah. "A Dyer Family from Lincoln County, North Carolina," A Lot of Bunkum, v. 18, no. 4, Nov. 1997, p. 79-80. (929.1 Lot NCC) B. abt. 1774, d. 1805. Married Adrah Collins.

DYRE see DYER
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