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FAIRES see also FARIES, FARIS, FARRIS

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

FAIRES, Mary J. [Mrs.] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 98. [929.375 Y NCC] D. 1863. Gaston County.

FAIVELL, James. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 216. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 5th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. B. in Lincoln County. Name may be Fawell.

FALLS, Alfred V. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 90. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. B. in Lincoln County.

FALLS, Andrew Jackson. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 161. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. B. 1818. Of Gaston County.

FALLS, Dickson. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 452 and v. 18 , p. 431. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain; Co. C, 1st Regt N. C, Detailed Men, lieutenant. B. in Lincoln County.

FALLS, George Lewis. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 306; v. 13, p. 456 and 433. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County. Musician.

FALLS, Isabella. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 68. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married R. A. H. Neagle in 1859.

FALLS, James F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 94. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

FALLS, John. 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. 55. [929.375 War NCC] D. 1855, age 70, in Arkansas; former resident of Gaston County.

FALLS, John Zimri Jr. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 268. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves, lieutenant. B. 1846 in Cleveland or Lincoln County.

FALLS, Nancy S. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 190. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

FALLS, Robert A. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 238. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

FALLS, Robert W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Lincoln County.

FALLS, Rosa Ann. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 68. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married David M. Walker in 1859.

FALLS, Thomas Dixon. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 453. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. B. in Lincoln County. Clerk.

FALLS, William. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. after May 14, 1864. Of Gaston County.

____. Reminiscences of the Civil War, pub. 1930, p. 8. [973.7 Coo NCC] Mentioned?

FALLS, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 302. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Enlisted in Gaston County.

FARIES see also FAIRES, FARIS, FARRIS

FARIES, Elias M. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 217. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FARIS see also FARIES, FARRIS.

FARIS, E. M. [Capt.] see FARIS, J. Franklin.

FARIS, J. Franklin. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 59-60. [929.375 Y NCC] D. 1858. Of Gaston County. Son of Capt. E. M. Faris.

FARIS, Jesse A. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220 and p. 680 in Addenda in the 2004 edition. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FARIS, Selena. [Miss] 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] D. 1860, age 48, Gaston County. Mentions sister Mrs. Beattie.

FARMER, Absalom. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 174. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 26, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

FARMER, Caleb. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 174. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 2, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

FARMER, John A. Jr. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 174. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Feb. 14, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

FARMER, John A. Jr. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 34-35. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 14 Jan 1863. Wife Martha. Lincoln County.

FARMER, S. S. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 40. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Jan. 26, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

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

FARRIS see also FARIES, FARIS.

FARRIS, Melbourne Rudisill. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 63. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1905.

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

FARROW, Charlie. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 87. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Mount Holly, 1919.

FARROW, John. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 238. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

FAULKNER, Lee. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 87. [770.92 Pho NCC] B. ca. 1908. Lincolnton, 1930.

FAWELL, James see FAIVELL, James.
FEASTER, J. C. C. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 185-186, 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Enlisted in Lincoln County. Sergeant major.

FEATHERSTON see also FEATHERSTONE

FEATHERSTON, R. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 29/20, 1861. Of Gaston County.

FEATHERSTON, William E. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 12-14, 1864. Of Gaston County.

FEATHERSTONE see al;so FEATHERSTON

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

FERELL, J. W. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 50. [929.375 Y NCC] Married 1857 to Miss Jane J. Smith of Gaston County.

FERGUSON see also FERGUSSON FIRGIRSON, FURGERSON, FURGESON, FURGUSON, FURGUSSON

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

FERGUSON, Charles. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 79-80 + picture. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Police officer wounded during the Loray Mill strike.

FERGUSON, Columbus. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep. 16, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FERGUSON, Franklin Columbus. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 110. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Musician.

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

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

FERGUSON, Mary. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 194. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

FERGUSON, Thomas. 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.

FERGUSON, Thomas W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 7-9, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FERGUSSON see also FERGUSON

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

FERRER, Lorenzo. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 39-40. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Local tradition says that he was the pirate Jean Lafitte or, at least, a former pirate.

____. People Worth Meeting and Stories Worth Repeating, pub. 2000, p. 52-55. [975.6 Wil NC] D. 1875.

FEUQUE, Robert P. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 241. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

FIELD, William B. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 28. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Of Gaston County. See also p. 802 in addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

FINCH, John. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 186. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

FINGER, D. Calvin. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

FINGER, Daniel. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2, p. 422 [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] In sketch of son, Sidney M.. B. 1806.

FINGER, Daniel. The Catawba Soldier of the Civil War, pub. 1911, p. 349. [973.7456 Hah NCC] Tanner in Lincoln County, ca. 1861.

FINGER, David W. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 157. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Oct. 17, 1861. Of Lincoln County.

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

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

FINGER, Michael. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 69-70. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Document gives the location of his mill in 1864.

FINGER, Michael. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 197. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County; administrator for Solomon Finger.

FINGER, Monroe P. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 297. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 25, 1863. Of Lincoln County. Tanner.

FINGER, Robert P. 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.

FINGER, Sidney M. [Michael] Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2, p. 421-422 + picture . [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1837. Legislator, State Superintendent of Public Instruction.

____. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, v. 2, p. 199-200. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1837, d. 1896. Teacher, legislator, N. C. Superintendent of Public Instruction, textbook author. Confederate veteran; as a major was responsible for collecting taxes "in kind" for the state of North Carolina.

FINGER, Sidney M. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 88 and p. 7. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Quartermaster Sergeant. Of Lincoln County.

FINGER, Solomon. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 197. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

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

FINLEY, Hugh. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 65. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. D. 6 Feb. 1864. Enlisted in Gaston County.

FINN, Jerome. A Century of Inspiration and Growth: St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, pub. 2003, p. 15 + picture. [282 Cen NCC] Pastor of St. Michael's Catholic Church, Gastonia, in 1934-1935; on staff at Belmont Abbey.

FISHER, David. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 7, p. 157. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. May be same as served in Co. H, 52nd Regt., see v. 12, p. 493-494.

FISHER, Harrison. The Catawba Soldier of the Civil War, pub. 1911, p. 147. [973.7456 Hah NCC] Civil War, Co. F, 23rd Regt. Resident of McAdensville ca. 1911.

FISHER, James. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

FISHER, James B. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 216. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 5th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. B. in Lincoln County.

FISHER, Lawson. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 131. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Dec. 2, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

FISHER, Lawson. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 34-35. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 7 Jul 1862. Wife Martha. Lincoln County.

FISHER, Reuben. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 120. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 6, 1862. B. in Lincoln County.

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

FISHER, William. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 333-334. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

FITE, B. H. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 131. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 2nd Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Of Gaston County.

FITE, Elizabeth Ann. Olde Mecklenburg Genealogical Society Quarterly, v. 28. no. 4 (2010), p. 26. [929.1 Old NCC] D. 1855. Of Gaston County. Daughter of "late" John Moore and Mary J. Moore.

FITE, Henry C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 566. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain. Of Gaston County.

FITE, J. C. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 129. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 22, 1863. Of Gaston County.

FITE, James H. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 29, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FITE, Robert. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 241. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County. "Robt."

FITE, Samuel L. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 66. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. D. 23 Feb. 1863. Lincoln County.

FITE, William F. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FITE, William John. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 79. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. See also p. 694 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume which supplies his full name.

FITS see also FITT, FITTS

FITS, James H. 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 killed on August 20, 1862. "Jas. H."

FITT see also FITS, FITTS

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

FITTS see also FITs, FITT

FITTS, Oliver. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 422. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 35th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

FLOYD, Hugh H. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 161. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. B. in Gaston County.

FLOYD, Hugh H. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 201. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

FLOYD, J. L. see FLOYD, M. S. J. [Miss]

FLOYD, John A. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 129-130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FLOYD, M. S. J. [Miss] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 43. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married to Capt. J. J. Strain, 1857. On the same day, Mr. J. L. Floyd to Miss S. J. Strain.

FLOYD, William B. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 20. [929.375 Y NCC] [Wm. B.] Married 1852 to Miss Margaret Johnson of Gaston County.

FLOYD, William S. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 217. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry, 2nd lieutenant. Of Gaston County.

FORBES, D. W. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 59. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

FORD, Belton. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 131. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 15, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FORD, D. W. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 1, 1863. Of Gaston County.

FORD, E. M. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FORD, George F. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 259. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1846. Of Gaston County. Blacksmith.

FORD, Green W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 6, 1863. Of Gaston County. Mechanic.

FORD, J. C. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 3, 1863. Of Gaston County.

FORD, James A. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220 and p. 681 in Addenda in the 2004 edition. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Original

FORD, James A. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 104. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

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

FORD, John M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 107. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FORD, John N. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FORD, John Wesley. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 131. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

FORD, L. A. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FORD, L. H. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 66. [929.375 Y NCC] Married Miss L. M. Hand in 1859; both of Gaston County.

FORD, Lauson H. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FORD, Nathan M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 110. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. April 1862. Of Gaston County.

FORD, R. J. [Miss] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 33. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married to J. B. Smith, 1855.

FORD, Robert T. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Sep. 4, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FORD, Sophia M. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 108. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Maj. S. N. Stowe in 1865.

FORD, Thomas. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 69. [929.375 Y NCC] [Thos.] Of Gaston County. Married Sarah Kendrick in 1859.

FORD, Thomas G. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 34-35. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 6 Oct 1864. Wife Sarah. Gaston County.

FORD, Thomas L. P. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 571. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 12, 1864. Of Gaston County.

FORD, William. 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, August 1862. "Wm."

FORD, William G. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

FORGERSON, Isabella. "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. 218. D. 1831. Age 91, buried four husbands.

FORNEY, Abram. Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 245-246. [975.6 W NCC] B. 1758, d. 1849. Revolutionary soldier. Son of Jacob Forney (below).

FORNEY, Daniel Munroe. Biographical Directory of the American Congress. [Pagination varies with edition -- in alphabetical order.] [R328.73 Bio] B. 1784, d. 1847. Legislator; commissioner to the Creek Indians. Son of Peter Forney.

___. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, v. 2, p. 221. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1784, d. 1847. Member of Congress; legislator; served in War of 1812; commissioner to the Creek Indians. His home, Ingleside, is on the National Register of Historic Places. Son of Peter Forney.

____ Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 245. [975.6 W NCC] B. 1784, d. 1847. Member of Congress, legislator. Son of General Peter Forney (see entry).

____. The South in the Building of the Nation, pub. 1909, vol. 11, p. 356. [R975 S] B. 1784, d. 1847.
FORNEY, Jacob. Heritage of Burke County, N.C. pub. 2001, vol. 2., p. 53-54. [975.685 Her NCC v. 2] Of Lincoln Co in 1763; discussed in history of Ramseur "Century Farm", now in Burke Co.

FORNEY, Jacob. Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 241-243. [975.6 W NCC] B. ca. 1721, d. 1806. Early settler of Lincoln County, particpant in conflicts with the Cherokees. Father of General Peter Forney, Major Abram Forney (see entries).

FORNEY, Jacob G. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

FORNEY, John Horace. Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy, pub. 1977, p. 189. [973.713 W NCC] B. 1829, d. 1902. Born in Lincoln County. Confederate general.

____. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, v. 2, p. 221-222. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1829, d. 1902. Confederate general, born in Lincoln County.

____. Generals in Gray, pub. 1959, p. 90-9 + picture. [R973.742 W] B. 1829, d. 1902. Confederate general. Brother of William Henry Forney.

FORNEY, Peter. Biographical Directory of the American Congress. [Pagination varies with edition -- in alphabetical order.] [R328.73 Bio] B. 1756, d. 1834. Revolutionary soldier; iron manufacturer; legislator. Father of Daniel Munroe Forney and grandfather of William Henry Forney.

____. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, v. 2, p. 222-223. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1756, d. 1834. Revolutionary soldier; general in the North Carolina militia; legislator, member of Congress, iron manufacturer.

____. Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 241-243. [975.6 W NCC] B. 1756,d. 1834. Revolutionary soldier, general, legislator, member of Congress. Son of Jacob Forney (see entry).

____. The South in the Building of the Nation, pub. 1909, vol. 11, p. 356-357. B. 1756, d. 1834. His home was "Mount Welcome" in Lincoln County.

FORNEY, Peter. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 32. [929.3756 McB NCC] Witness to a divorce petition, Lincolnton, 1804.

FORNEY, Sidney J. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

FORNEY, William Henry. Biographical Directory of the American Congress. [Pagination varies with edition -- in alphabetical order.] [R328.73 Bio] B. 1823, d. 1894. Lawyer; member of Alabama legislature; Congressman from Alabama; Confederate general. Son of Daniel Munroe Forney and grandson of Peter Forney.

____. Dictionary of American Biography, pub. 1931, v. 3, p. 528-529. [R920 D] B. 1823, d. 1894. Lawyer; Confederate general; member of Congress.

____. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, v. 2, p. 223. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1823, d. 1894. Born in Lincolnton. Served in Mexican War; Confederate general. Active in Alabama politics.

_____. Generals in Gray, pub. 1959, p. 91-92 + picture. [R973.742 W] B. 1823, d. 1894. Brother of John Horace Forney.

____. The South in the Building of the Nation, pub. 1909, vol. 11, p. 357. [R975 S] B. 1823, d. 1894.
FORSYTH, John A. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 3-8 [301.4493 Byr NCC] D. 1839. Documents regarding Forsyth's murder by his slave Abner.

FORTNER, John H. North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 37, no. 4, Nov. 2011, p. 315. [929.1 Nor NCC] Of Mount Holly; In Civilian Conservation Corps, 1934.

FOSTER, Gwin S. "The Life and Hillbilly Songs of Dave McCarn", North Carolina Historical Review, v.80, no. 3 (July 2003), p. 299 in footnote, p. 313, 314-315. [051 Nor NCC] Musician, harmonica player, recording artist ca. 1927-1932. Groups included the Carolina Tar Heels.

FOSTER, Robert. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 12, 1861. Of Gaston County.

FOSTER, Tilmon M. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FOWLER, William H. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 402. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 25th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston or Transylvania County.

FOX, Albert J. The Catawba Soldier of the Civil War, pub. 1911, p. 127. [973.7456 Hah NCC] Of Lincoln County. Lutheran minister.

FOX, Alfred J. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 68-69. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1817, d. 1884. Was also a doctor.

FOX, Belle. The Catawba Soldier of the Civil War, pub. 1911, p. 127. [973.7456 Hah NCC] Daughter of Rev. Albert J. Fox (above); married Sidney L. Yount (see p 126-127).

FOX, Junius Bost. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 69. [284.1 L NCC] D. 1900.

FOX, Luther Augustine. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 70. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1843, d. 1925.

FOY, Elizabeth E. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 57. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married 1858 to John F. Cook.

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

FOY, Jesse S. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FOY, John F. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FOY, Leon. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 44-45. [920 Sol NCC]

FOY, Solomon E. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FOY, Solomon E. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 106. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

FRANCIS, John M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 239. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 50th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

FRANCUM, H. C. "Skeets". Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 12-13. [920 Sol NCC] Served on submarine USS Flasher.

FRAZIER, Cyrus Field Jr. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 70. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1927.

FRAZIER. Robert Donald. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 460. [920 N NCC] Photographer.
FREEMAN, E. S. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FREEMAN, George W. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 92. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lowell 1922 and in Gastonia 1927-1928.

FREEMAN, Riley W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 131. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

FREIZE, R. J. WWII Last Man Club of Gaston County, North Carolina: Stories of the Honor Guard, pub. 2001, p. 79. [940.53 Clo NCC]

FRERCKS, P. A. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2, p. 611-612. [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1825. Chief engineer of the High Shoal Iron Works, for a short time in 1863.

_____. The Rowan Story, 1753-1953, pub. 1953, p. 235-236. [975.671 Bra NCC]
FREUNDEL, Bartholomew. 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.

FREYTAG see FRIDAY

FRIDAY, Andrew. Our Kin, p. 452-453. [929.1 Hof NCC] B. 1772, d. 1848. Married Elixabeth Hoyle, b. 1771, d. 1869.

FRIDAY, Andrew S. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FRIDAY, David Latham. Men of Achievement in the Carolinas, pub. 1952, p. 81. [920.7 Joh NCC] B. 1896. Manufacturer.

FRIDAY, Elizabeth. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 209. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

FRIDAY, Ephraim. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Aug. 18, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FRIDAY, J. H. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 17, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FRIDAY, John Caleb. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

FRIDAY, John Ralph. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 463. [920 N NCC] B. 1926. Lawyer, judge, businessman.

FRIDAY, Jonas. Our Kin, p. 252-253. [929.1 Hof NCC] B. 1766, d. 1811. Married Elizabeth Costner.

FRIDAY, Marion D. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 236. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

FRIDAY, Nicholas. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 22. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Picture of house built in 1764.

____. Our Kin, p. 121, p. 252-253. [929.1 Hof NCC] D. 1789.

FRIDAY, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 494. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

FRITZ, Charles Everett. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 71. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1891, d. 1957.

FRITZ, Robert Lindsay. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 72. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1869, d. 1961. President, Lenoir Rhyne College.

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

FRONABARGER see also FROMBERGER, FRONEBARGER, FRONEBERGER

FRONABARGER, Henry. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 110. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FRONABARGER, John. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 583. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. May 3, 1863. Of Gaston County.

FRONEBARGER see also FROMBERGER, FRONABARGER. FRONEBERGER

FRONEBARGER, C. M. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 539. [973.7025 M NCC] 1st Co. D, 15th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 1, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FRONEBARGER, D. A. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 13, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FRONEBARGER, Jacob. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 237. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

FRONEBARGER, Jonas C. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Nov. 29, 1864. Of Gaston County.

FRONEBARGER, Jonas C. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 36-37. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 29 Nov 1864. Wife M. E. Gaston County.

FRONEBERGER see also FROMBERGER, FRONABARGER, FRONEBARGER
FRONEBERGER, Aaron L. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 456. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Gaston County.

FRONEBERGER, J. C. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 220. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FRONEBERGER, J. S. see FRONBERGER, Sylvanus.

FRONEBERGER, Lewis. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 108. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

FRONEBERGER, Paul. Our Kin, p. 184. [929.1 Hof NCC] Was Gaston County sheriff "before the Civil War".

FRONEBERGER, Philip. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 216. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 5th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County. Aka Fronaburger.

FRONEBERGER, Sylvanus. Our Kin, p. 305. [929.1 Hof NCC] B. 1846, d. April 1865. Killed by lightning. North Carolina Troops, v. 17, p. 271 lists as J. S. Co. D, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Laban Hoffman was also affected by the strike, but recovered.

FRY, James C. Leaders in the Textile Industry, pub. 1979, p. 81. [R926.77 L] B. 1930. Executive, Textiles Inc.

FRY, Thomas. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 237. [284.1 L NCC] African American, b. Lincoln County, who preached and established St. Peters in Cawtaba County after the Civil War.

FULBRIGHT, David F. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 66. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. D. 6 May 1864. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

FULBRIGHT, George F. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 297. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

FULBRIGHT, Joseph A. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 66. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. D. 2 Oct. 1862. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

FULBRIGHT, Marcus E. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 66. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. D. 24 Aug. 1862. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

FULBRIGHT, Maxwell A. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 66. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. D. 11 July 1864. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

FULENWIDER, Eli H. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., v. 1 (South Carolina), pub. 1892, p. 470 [in sketch of son Edgar H.]. B. 1831. Merchant.

FULENWIDER, Henry. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 30-32. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Case in 1839 concerning the death of a slave Adam in a fight with another slave Dick, (both owned by Henry Fulenwider and Robert H. Burton), at a blacksmith shop. Other names mentioned: J. P. Hood, Dr. J. P. Simpson, and Bob.

FULENWIDER, John. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1986, v. 2, p. 247. [920.0756 D NCC] B. ca. 1756, d. 1826. Revolutionary soldier; operated several iron forges including one at High Shoals.

____. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 33. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Revolutionary soldier; founder of High Shoals Iron Works.

____. Our Kin, p. 448. [929.1 Hof NCC]
FULENWIDER, Jno. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 32. [929.3756 McB NCC] John or Jonathan? Witness to a divorce petition, Lincolnton, 1804.

FULTON, Elizabeth [Mrs.]. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 69. [929.375 Y NCC] Married Thomas P. McGill of Gaston County in 1859.

FURGERSON see also FERGUSON, FERGUSSON, FIRGIRSON, FURGESON, FURGUSON, FURGUSSON

FURGERSON, Richard R. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 66. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. Of Gaston County.

FURGESON see also FERGUSON, FIRGIRSON, FURGERSON, FURGUSON, FURGUSSON

FURGESON, James. North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, vol. 30, no. 4 (Nov. 2004), p. 346. [929.1 Nor NCC] D. 1849. Notice in Raleigh Register.

FURGUSON see also FERGUSON, FERGUSSON, FIRGERSON, FURGESON, FURGUSSON

FURGUSON, George N. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 14, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FURGUSON, Robert. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Died during the war after May 27, 1862. Of Gaston County.

FURGUSSON see also FERGUSON, FIRGERSON, FURGESON, FURGUSSON

FURGUSSON, Andrew. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 572. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Feb. 14, 1863. Of Gaston County.

FURR, Caleb. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 174-175. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 21, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

FURR, Sirus J. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 175. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. 
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