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MABURY, John T. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 134. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 29, 1862. B. in Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

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MACE, John M. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MACKAY, Eunice Stacy. Some Pioneer Women Teachers of North Carolina, pub. 1955, p. 138-139. [920.7 Del NC] B. 1884, d. 1947. Teacher, taught history and drama in Lincolnton in the 1920s.

MACLEAN see also McCLEAN, McLEAN

MACLEAN, Robert. Papers of William Alexander Graham, pub. 1973, v. 5, p. 7-8. [353.9756 G NCC] Mentioned in a letter, 1857; identified as of Gaston County.

MACLEAN, William. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 172-173. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1757, d. 1828. Doctor, Revolutionary soldier, legislator. Instrumental in having a marker erected at Kings Mountain. Lived in what is now Gaston County.

____. "William Maclean's Travel Journal from Lincolnton, North Carolina to Nashville, Tennessee, May-June 1811." North Carolina Historical Review, v. 15, no. 4, Oct. 1938, p. 378-388. [051 Nor NCC] B. 1756, d. 1825. Doctor, Revolutionary soldier, state legislator. Also spelled McLean.

____. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 37. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Picture of house built in 1789 that served as his home and medical office.

____. Medicine in North Carolina, pub. 1972, v. 1, p. 178; v. 2, p. 571. [610.9756 Med NCC] D. 1828.
MAGNER, Kathleen Hawkins. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 822-823 [920 N NCC] B. 1912. Fuel and contracting business executive.

MANGUM, A. G. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 237-238. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1868. Lawyer, legislator.

MARKUM, Frank. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 397. [973.745Mil NCC] Lincoln County.

MARRASH, Margaret Homesley see HOMESLEY, Margaret.

MARSHALL, George W. NC Troops, pub. 2008, v. 16, p. 433. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, Walker's Battalion, Thomas's Legion. B. in Lincoln County. D. Aug. 1863.

MARSHALL, William Furnifold. Heritage of Wake County, North Carolina, 1983, pub. 1983, p. 330-331.[975.655 H NCC] B. 1861, d. 1943. Teacher, editor. Owner and editor of the Gastonia Gazette 1890-1907.

MARTIN, A. E. [Miss]. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 69. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married William Sams in 1859.

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

MARTIN, Andrew J. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MARTIN, Bishop. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 141. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lincolnton, 1867-1868.

MARTIN, Charles S. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 299-300. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MARTIN, George. Phantom Pain: North Carolina's Artificial-Limbs Program for Confederate Veterans, pub. 2004, p. 158. [362.86 Weg NCC] Gaston County.

MARTIN, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1985, v. 10, p. 36. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 38th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MARTIN, George W. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 154-155. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County.

MARTIN, J. M. NC Troops, pub. 1985, v. 10, p. 36. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 38th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D June 26, 1864. Of Gaston County.

MARTIN, James. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 25-26. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Documents with allegations by James Martin of a wheat theft involving Mat, a slave owned by Abner McAfee, and John Collins.

MARTIN, James W. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 148. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep 27, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

MARTIN, Levi. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 509. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 7th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County.

MARTIN, M. A. [Mrs.] see CRAIG, S. W.

MARTIN, Robert M. N. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 148. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 16, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

MARTIN, William. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 55,v. 5, p. 92 and p. 8. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. I, 11th N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. Musician.

MARTIN, William D. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111-112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MARVIN, Helen Rhyne. Women of the North Carolina General Assembly, pub. 1995, p. 12 and 22 + picture p. 15. [920 Ham NCC] B. 1917. State senator from Gaston County, 1977 to 1992; Majority Whip in the Senate, 1991-92.

MASHBURN, William Herman. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 835. [920 N NCC] B. 1928. Engineer.

MASON, A. P. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 264. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1847. Of Gaston County. May be same as Pink Mason below.

MASON, Elias P. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 101. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County.

MASON, Lawson A. Our Kin, p. 541. [929.1 Hof NCC] Sheriff of Gaston county; legislator.
MASON, M. Lafayette. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 264. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

MASON, Oscar Ferdinand Jr. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 836. [920 N NCC] B. 1900. Lawyer, judge, member of Congress.

MASON, Pink. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 264. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County. May be same as A. P. Mason above.

MASON, William Alexander. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 836-837. [920 N NCC] B. 1909. Lawyer, judge.

MASSAGEE, Abner. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 16 or June 20, 1864. Of Lincoln County.

MASSAGEE, Absalom. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 66-67. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 20 June 1864. Wife, Barbara, Lincoln County.

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

MASSEY, Catharine. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 20. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County, daughter of John Massey. Married 1852 to James Janes.

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

MASSEY, Ephraim A. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 75. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Mary Ann Elmore in 1860.

MASSEY, John see MASSEY, Catharine.

MASSEY, W. G. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MASSEY, Washington F. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 237. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

MATHENEY, John. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 204. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 9, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

MATHEWS, Nancy. "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.

MATOX, Mary. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 13. [929.3756 McB NCC] Wife of Joel Jonston who petitioned for divorce in Lincoln County, 1801.

MATTHIAS, Henry Julian. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 128. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1871, d. 1927.

MATTOCKS, John. Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 158. [975.6 W NCC] D. 1780. Killed at the Battle of Kings Mountain. Also mentioned, his brothers Charles and Edward ("Ned").

MAUNEY see also MOONEY, Moony, MOUNEY.

MAUNEY, Christopher. Our Kin, p. 214. [929.1 Hof NCC] Lived on property that had been the county seat of Tryon County. Married Susanna Rhyne.

MAUNEY, George W. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 187. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Lincoln County.

MAUNEY, J. M. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 154-155. [973.7456 Dea NCC] Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Jacob Lamanaga. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 300. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Sep. 1862. Of Lincoln County.

MAUNEY, Jacob Simri. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 275. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1846 in Cleveland or Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Jacob W. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, John. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County. Aka Manny and Mooney.

MAUNEY, John M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Lawson. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 289 and v. 12, p. 127. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 24th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, 2nd lieutenant. Of Lincoln County.

MAUNEY, M. J. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 264. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Manassas. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 517. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Marcus M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Mike. Gastonia Gazette, Oct. 8, 1912, obituary. Farmer, of Stanley, Gaston County, Confederate veteran, Co. H, 37th N. C.

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

MAUNEY, Noah H. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MAUNEY, Peter. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 134. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep. 20, 1862. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Samuel. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, Valentine. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 6, p. 188 [in sketch of James Lee Crowell]. [975.6 H NCC] Gold miner.

MAUNEY, Wiley. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, William. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, William Andrew. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 61-62 + picture. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1841. Cotton mill owner, legislator, banker.

MAUNEY, William Andrew. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 134 and p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry; Commissary Sergeant. Of Gaston County.

MAUNEY, William Kemp. Men of Achievement in the Carolinas, pub. 1952, p. 127. [920.7 Joh NCC] Ca. 1952, president of Nuway Spinning Co. and Howell Mfg. Co., Cherryville.

MAXWELL, August Jerome. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 841,843. [920 N NCC] B. 1908. Businessman, mayor of Dallas.

MAYFIELD, Robert N. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

MAYFIELD, Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 27, 1862. Of Gaston County.

MAYFIELD, William N. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 11, 1862. Of Gaston County, enlisted in Lincoln County. Miner.

MAYS, Thomas L. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 8-13. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Owner of a slave, Edmund, tried for robbery of an ironhouse in 1835. (Numerous witnesses were summoned for this case.)

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McADEN, John H. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2 (North Carolina), p. 257-258. [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1835. Doctor, president of the McAden cotton mills.

McADEN, Rufus Yancey. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2 (North Carolina), p. 199-201 + picture. [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1833, d. 1889. Founder of McAden cotton mills, 1881.

____. The Textile Heritage of Gaston County, pub. 2001, p. 277-278 with picture. [920 Rag NCC Over] B. 1833, d. 1889. Banker, railroad builder, legislator, speaker of the N.C. House in 1866. Built three mills in what became the town of McAdenville.

McAFEE, Abner. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 25-26. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Documents with allegations by James Martin of a wheat theft involving Mat, a slave owned by Abner McAfee, and John Collins.

McALISTER see also McALLISTER, McCALLISTER.

McALISTER, Cephas. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 505. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Apr. 19, 1864. Of Gaston County.

McALISTER, David. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McALISTER, Elisha. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McALISTER, George. 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.

McALISTER, L. A. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 222 and p. 694 of Addenda to the 2004 edition. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McALLISTER see also McALISTER, McCALLISTER

McALLISTER, A. M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 10 or 13, 1864. Of Gaston County.

McALLISTER, Alexander. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 296 [in sketch of John E.]. [975.6 H NCC] D. 1800. Revolutionary War soldier, member of Hillsboro Provincial Congress in 1775, state senator.

McALLISTER, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 23, 1863. Of Gaston County.

____. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 68-69. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. July 1863. Wife, Martha; Gaston County.

McALLISTER, H. C. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 6, p. 281 [in sketch of son George]. [975.6 H NCC] Builder.

____. Confederate Military History, v. 4, North Carolina, pub. 1899, edition with additonal biographical sketches, p. 613-614. [973.7 E NCC v. 4] B. 1835, Gaston County.

McALLISTER, John E. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 296. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1865. Contractor and builder, specializing in cotton mills.

McALLISTER, Joseph. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 598. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 95. [973.7025 Man NCC] D. 7 July 1865.

McARTHUR, Andrew L. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. June 4, 1864. Of Gaston County.

MCARTHUR, J. A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Apr. 1, 1865. Of Gaston County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 113 . [973.7025 Man NCC]

McARVER see also McCARVER

McARVER, Franklin Harper. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 133. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McBEE. Anna C. [Mrs.]. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 4, p. 24. [975.6 H NCC] A principal of Fassifern School, a girls' boarding school, established ca. 1910 in Lincolnton.

McBEE, Sallie. Men of the Time...A Biographical Encyclopedia of Contemporaneous South Carolina Leaders, pub. 1902, 453. [920.0757 Gar NCC] Daughter of V. A. McBee of Lincolnton; married James Thomas Williams.

McBEE, Silas. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 119-120. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1853, d. 1924. Born in Lincolnton. Architect, primarily of churches including at least one in Lincolnton. Edited religious periodicals.

McBEE, Vardry. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 120. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1775, d. 1864. Farmer, industrialist, clerk of the Lincoln County Court from 1812 to 1833. Helped found Pleasant Retreat Academy and Lincolnton Female Academy. Delegate to the state Internal Improvement Convention, 1833.

McBEE, Vardy Alexander. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 120-121. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1818, d. 1904. Legislator, clerk of Lincoln County Superior Court. Principal stockholder of the plank road from Charlotte to Lincolnton; officer of the Wilmington, Charlotte and Rutherford Railroad and other railroads.

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

MCCALL see also McCAUL

McCALL, Alexander. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 320. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

McCALL, James. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 320. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

McCALL, John C. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 497. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Mar. 6, 1865. Of Lincoln County. See also Additional Information and Amendments to the North Carolina Troops, pub. 2010, p. 117. [973.7025 Man NCC]

McCALL, Robert. 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.

McCALLISTER see also McALISTER, McALLISTER.

McCALLISTER, Harvey Caswell. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 591 and v. 6, p. 442. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 8th Regt. N. C. Infantry, 1st lieutenant; Co. A, 20th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Brickmason. See also p. 722 in Addenda of the 2004 3rd printing of this volume.

McCARN, John David "Dave". "The Life and Hillbilly Songs of Dave McCarn", North Carolina Historical Review, v.80, no. 3 (July 2003), p. 297-333 with pictures. [051 Nor NCC] B. 1905, d. 1964. Singer song-writer, early recording artist best known for cotton mill songs.

McCARTHY, Mac. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 56. [920 Sol NCC]

McCARVER see also McARVER

McCARVER, Eli. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McCARVER, Harvey P. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McCARVER, J. E. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McCASLIN, Alfred C. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 154. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County. House carpenter.

McCASLIN, Henry F. NC Troops, pub. 1998, v. 14, p. 154. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 57th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

McCASLIN, William. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Apr. 24, 1862. Of Lincoln County.

McCASLIN, William B. NC Troops, pub. 1966, v. 1, p. 69. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 1st Regt. N. C. Artillery. Of Lincoln County.

McCAUL see also McCALL

McCAUL, James. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 497. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep. 18, 1863. Of Lincoln County.

McCAY, Alexander R. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 133. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McCLANAHAN, George Walker. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 130-131. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1863, d. 1949.

McCLEAN see also MACLEAN, McLEAN

McCLURD, Wiley A. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 160. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

McCLURD, William J. 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. 32. [929.375 War NCC] B. Lincoln County; d. Mississippi, 1849, age 25.

McCLURE see also McLURE

McCLURE, Albert Bonner. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 125-126. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1905, d. 1972. Minister, pastor of the Presbyterian church in Lincolnton. Active in work with young people.

McCLURE, Bermudus. NC Troops, pub. 1985, v. 10, p. 44. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 38th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McCLURE, James M. NC Troops, pub. 1973, v. 4, p. 448. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 7th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Born in Lincoln County.

McCLURE, John. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 23-24. [929.3756 McB NCC] Petition for divorce from wife Rachel. Lincoln County, 1803.

McCLURE, Rachel see McCLURe, John.

McCLURE, S. L. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 222. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 5, 1863. Of Gaston County.

McCLURE, William. "Black North Carolina Confederate Pensioners", North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, v. 21, no. 4, Nov. 1995, p. 348. [929.1 Nor NCC] Gaston County. Pensioner D. R. Kennedy, was servant of William McClure.

McCLURG, Nathaniel. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 23-25. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Arson case in 1827 against Bob, a slave owned by Nathaniel McClurg accussed of burning barn[s] owned by Adam Kiser and Abram Mooney.

McCOLLOCH see also McCULLOUGH.

McCOLLOCH, Nancy J. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 66. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married M. Chambers Workman in 1859.

McCORKLE, Matthew Locke. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2 (North Carolina), p. 156-158. [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1817.

____. The Catawba Soldier of the Civil War, pub. 1911, p. 139-140 + picture. [973.7456 Hah NCC] B. 1817. Civil War soldier; state senator for Lincoln, Catawba, and Gaston Counties; member of 1875 constitutional convention; Superior Court judge.

McCORKLE, Richard A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 497. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

McCOY, John. Eswau Huppeday, v. 5, no. 2 (May 1985), p. 114. [929.1 Esw NCC] Killed by a train, February 1903. Aged about 28.

McCOY, William H. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 92. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

McCRARY, Madeline Palmer. The Changing Face of Justice: A Look at the First 100 Women Attorneys in North Carolina, pub. 2004, p. 23 + picture. [923.43 Col NCC] B. 1898, d. 1966. She worked as a social worker in Gaston County from 1934 to 1936.

McCULLOUGH see also McCOLLOCH

McCULLOUGH, Henry Antine Jr. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 131-132. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1909.

McCULLOUGH, J. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 222. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt July 11, 1862. Of Gaston County.

McCULLOUGH, J. F. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Apr. 5, 1863. Of Gaston County.

McCULLOUGH, Vincent A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Feb. 3, 1865. Of Gaston County.

McCULLY, F. C. [Miss] York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 8. [929.375 Y NCC] Married 1826 to J. B. Patterson of Lincoln.

McDANIEL, E. Alexander see McDONALD, E. Alexander.

McDANIEL, Elisha see McDONALD, Elisha.

McDONALD, Charles. WWII Last Man Club of Gaston County, North Carolina: Stories of the Honor Guard, pub. 2001, p. 134-137. [940.53 Clo NCC].

McDONALD, E. Alexander. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 306. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Enlisted in Gaston County. Aka McDaniel.

McDONALD, Elisha B. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 306. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Enlisted in Gaston County. Aka McDaniel.

McDONALD, Stephen J. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln or Cherokee County, enlisted in Lincoln County.

McDOWELL, Grace Greenlee Bowman see BOWMAN, Grace Greenlee.

McDOWELL, Lindsay Carlysle. History of North Carolina, pub. 1956, v. 3, p. 213-214 + picture. [975.6 L NCC] B. 1879, d. 1951. Merchant, Cherryville.

McDOWELL, Roy Hendrix. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 796 [920 N NCC] B. 1902. Doctor.

McEPHLAN, George. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County?

McGEE, James Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 320. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. July 7, 1862. B. in Gaston County.

McGEE, Joseph B. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 315, p. 252. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry, captain; 34th Regt., major. B. in Gaston County.

McGEE, Thomas. 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.

McGEE, Thomas T. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 320. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Gaston County.

McGILL, Alexander D. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 97. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McGILL, T. J. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 97. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

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

McGILL, Zereriah. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 34. [929.375 Y NCC] Married Wm. H. Johnson of Gaston County, 1856.

McGINNAS see also McGINNIS

McGINNAS, George L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 27, 1862. Of Gaston County.

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

McGINNAS, Robert M. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McGINNAS, Robert S. 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. "Robt. S."

McGINNIS see also McGINNAS

McGINNIS, Benjamin C. NC Troops, pub. 2009, v. 17, p. 264. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 2nd Regt., N. C. Jr. Reserves. B. 1846. Of Gaston County.

McGINNIS, George L. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 68-69. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. 27 May 1862. Wife, Sarah, Lincoln County.

McGINNIS, John Mose. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

____. Our Kin, p. 284. [929.1 Hof NCC] B. 1841, d. 1910. Of Cherryville. Married Margaret Rudisill.

McGINNIS, Nathan. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 304. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry, 2nd lieutenant. B. in Gaston County.

McGINNIS, Sidney A. Dead or Disabled: The North Carolina Confederate Pensions, 1885 Series, pub. 2010, p. 68-69. [973.7456 Dea NCC] D. Jan 1865. Wife, Sophia; Lincoln County.

McILVANE, John. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McINERNEY, Michael. A Century of Inspiration and Growth: St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, pub. 2003, p. 10-11 + pictures p. 11 and 22. [282 Cen NCC] D. 1963. Catholic priest; architect. He designed more than 500 buildings including the first two buildings for St. Michael's in Gastonia.

McINTOSH, Charles Eugene. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 4, p. 256. [975.6 H NCC] Educator.

McINTOSH, Isaac L. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 133. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McINTOSH, John H. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 239. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County.

McINTOSH, William. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 486. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McINTYRE, Bee. "Lies & Liars", The State, vol. 56, no. 8, (Jan. 1989), p. 37. [051 Sta NCC] Crowned as King of the National Liars Club in 1954; of Gaston County.

McKEE, Augustus A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. June 20, 1862. Of Gaston County.

McKEE, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 566-567. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. Of Gaston County.

____. Gastonia Gazette, 11 Aug 1908, p. 3. Obituary. Was Gaston County sheriff. Wife was Margaret Hoffman.

McKEE, Green O. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 238. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

McKEE, J. W. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 133. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Dec. 14, 1862. Of Gaston County.

McKEE, James L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 2, 1863. Of Gaston County.

McKEE, Joseph F. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 217. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 5th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McKEE, Logan L. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McKEE. Mary Jane. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 64. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County. Married Thomas S. Wallace in 1859.

McKEE, Wiley S. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McKEOWN, E. T. see HOFFMAN, Sarah.

McKEOWN, Sarah Hoffman see HOFFMAN, Sarah.

McKESSON, Margaret. Marriage and Death Notices from Extant Asheville, N. C. Newspapers, 1840-1870, pub. 1983, p. 101. [929.375 M NCC] D. May 25, 1856, Lincoln County. Wife of William F. McKesson, daughter of Charles McDowell.

McKISSACK, ___. Historical Sketches of North Carolina from 1584 to 1851, pub. 1851, p. 190. [975.6 W NCC] Captain wounded at Battle of Ramsour's Mill, 1780. Legislator.

McLANE see also McLEAN

McLANE, John. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 574. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 37th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Gaston County.

McLAUGHEN, G. W. (Mrs.). Eswau Huppeday, v. 5, no. 2 (May 1985), p. 114. [929.1 Esw NCC] Mother of Mrs. Robert Murdock; 1903 news item.

McLEAN see also McLANE, MACLEAN, McCLEAN

McLEAN, Averitt Alexander. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 6, p. 160-161 + picture. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1858. President, Huss Manufacturing Company [cotton mill]; owner and president, Atlas Mill in Bessemer City; also executive with Virginia-Carolina Fertilizer Company.

____. The Textile Heritage of Gaston County, pub. 2001, p. 299-300 + picture. [920 Rag NCC Over]p. B. 1858, d. 1927. In fertilizer business and later invested in cotton mills.

McLEAN, Carrie Lee. The Changing Face of Justice: A Look at the First 100 Women Attorneys in North Carolina, pub. 2004, p. 20-21. [923.43 Col NCC] B. 1873, d. 1948. Born in Lincolnton, lawyer, legislator.

____. Women of the North Carolina General Assembly, pub. 1995, p. 17 + picture p. 13. [920 Ham NCC] B. 1873. Lawyer; state representative.

McLEAN, Catharine Allison Hope. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 48. [929.375 Y NCC] D. 1857, Lincoln County. Wife of Dr. William B. McLean; first marriage to James M. Stringfellow wh d. 1844.

McLEAN, Catherine Bruce Caughman. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 809. [920 N NCC] B. 1902. Teacher, principal.

McLEAN, Charles Sandifer. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 47. [929.375 Y NCC] D. 1857. Child of R. G. and O. E. McLean.

McLEAN, E. C. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. May 16, 1864. Of Gaston County.

McLEAN, James Augustus. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 171. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1904, d. 1981. Born in Lincolnton. Artist, teacher. Administered Federal Arts Project in North Carolina and painted some murals for the program.

McLEAN, James Logan. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 305. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 13th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

McLEAN, John Craig. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County. Musician.

McLEAN, John Davidson Brevard. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. 113 + picture. [975.6 H NCC] B. 1852. Farmer, county commissioner, sheriff of Gaston County.

McLEAN, Thomas Sr. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 39. [929.375 Y NCC] D. 1856. Of Gaston County.

McLEAN, William see also MACLEAN, William.

McLEAN, William B. [Dr.] see also McLEAN, Catharine A.

McLELAN, R. C. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 91. [975.6773 Wil NCC] In picture of an 1894 baseball team (the manager).

McLURE see also McCLURE

McLURE, James M. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 61. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

McLURE, John J. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 133. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. Jan. 18, 1863. Of Gaston County.

McLURE, William C. D. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McMANUS, Charles Ray. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 132. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1933.

McNAIR, E. A. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 111. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Mar. 25, 1865. Of Gaston County.

McNAIR, James. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 162. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Of Gaston County.

McNEAL[E], A. J. see McNEIL, A. J.

McNEELY, ____. Photographers in North Carolina...1842-1941, pub. 2004, p. 139. [770.92 Pho NCC] In Lincolnton, 1906.

McNEIL, A. J. Catholicity in the Carolinas and Georgia: Leaves of Its History, A.D. 1820--A. D. 1878, pub. 1879, p. 310, 427-428, 438. [282.75 O NCC] Catholic priest who served Gaston County area in the 1850s.

McPHAIL, Dick. Soldiers' Stories: The Gaston Gazette Remembers Area World War II Veterans, pub. 1995, p. 74-75. [920 Sol NCC] D. 1995. Awarded Silver Star and Bronze Star. Coast Guard.

McPHAIL, Richard V. Leaders in the Textile Industry, pub. 1979, p 169. [R926.77 L] B. 1914. President, Finer Fabrics Corp.

McPHERSON, Laura Ann see LANDER, Samuel.

MEDLIN, ____. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 91. [975.6773 Wil NCC] In picture of an 1894 baseball team.

MEDLIN, James. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 290. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. D, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MEHAFFEY, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1985, v. 10, p. 73. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 38th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. abt. June 6, 1863. B. in Lincoln County.

MENDENHALL, Bli [sic]. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 236. [973.74 Nor NCC] Gaston County.

MENDENHALL, Cyrus Eratus. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 103. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. D. abt. Feb. 10, 1865. Of Gaston County. Divinity student.

MENDENHALL, E. B. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 134. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Oct. 28, 1862. Of Gaston County.

MENDENHALL, Jno. [sic]. The Free Negro in North Carolina, 1790-1860, pub. 1995, p. 228. [975.6 Fra NC] In list of "Free Negroes Having Property Valued at More Than $2,500", for 1860, resident of Gaston County.

MENDENHALL, Nathan. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 76. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County, 1860.

MENDENHALL, Joseph H. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 85. [929.375 Y NCC] Maried Mrs. Esther L. O'Daniel of Gaston County in 1861.

MERRIL see also MERRILL

MERRIL, Martin S. NC Troops, pub. 2011, v. 18, p. 163. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 4th Regt., N. C. Sr. Reserves. Enlisted in Gaston County.

MERRILL, Martin S. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 408. [973.745 Mil NCC] Gaston County.

MESSER, Frederick "Fed". "Uncle Fed Messer", Our State, vol. 66, no. 8 (Jan. 1999), p. 23-25. [051 Our NCC] B. 1792 in Lincoln County, d. 1907 in Haywood County. Lifespan extended across three centuries.

METCALF, Andrew D. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 300. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. E, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MEZEZERS, Valdis. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 133-134. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1910. Author of works in English and in his native Latvian.

MICHAEL see also MICHEL

MICHAEL, Daniel. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 654. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 56th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Enlisted in Lincoln County.

MICHAEL, George W. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 423-424. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. A, 52nd Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County. Carpenter.

MICHAEL, John. North Carolina Slaves and Free Persons of Color: Burke, Lincoln, and Rowan Counties, pub. 2000, p. 63-64. [301.4493 Byr NCC] Petitioned in 1822 to be relieved from duties as a patroller.

MICHAEL, John M. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 135. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MICHAM, Joseph B. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Sep. 1861. Of Gaston County.

MICHAUX, Andre. B. 1746, d. 1802. Botanist and explorer who traveled through the Catawba Valley area, discovering many species of plants. Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden has adopted Michaux as its "patron botanist". See entries
below.

____. American National Biography, pub. 1999, v. 15, p. 414-415. [R920.073 Ame]

____. Dictionary of American Biography, pub. 1933, vol. 6, p. 591-592. [R920 D]

____. Dictionary of Scientific Biography, pub. 1974, vol. 9, p. 365-366. [R925 Dic]

____. Journeys Through Paradise: Pioneering Naturalists in the Southeast, pub. 2000, p. 67-92 [Chapter 4]. [508.75 Fis]

____. Lost Heritage, pub. 1970, p. 179-236 [Chapter 6]. andre and his son Francois. [500.9 S]

____. The Plant Hunters, pub. 1969. [925.8 C] Check the index for pages on Michaux.

____. Tall Trees and Far Horizons: Adventures and Discoveries of Early Botanists in America, pub. 1965, p. 77-100. [581.973 E]

____. Wilderness Treasure, pub. 1964, p. 72-108. [925.8 J]

MICHEL see also MICHAEL

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

MILAS, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 112-113. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MILLEN, Robert A. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 52. [929.375 Y NCC] Of Gaston County? Married 1858 to Miss Margaret Hays.

MILLEN, W. R. NC Troops, pub. 1979, v. 7, p. 223. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. H, 23rd Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MILLEN, William F. York, South Carolina, Newspapers Marriage and Death Notices 1823-1865, pub. 1981, p. 54. [929.375 Y NCC] [Wm. F.] Of Gaston County. Married 1858 to Miss Elizabeth Clark.

MILLER, Adam Jr. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 134-135. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1801, d. 1868.

MILLER, Billy. Legacy and Legends of Gaston County, pub. 2003, p. 93, picture. [975.6773 Wil NCC] Chaplain at Stowe-Pharr Mills in McAdenville.

MILLER, Caleb. Divorces and Separations from Petitions to the North Carolina General Assembly, 1779-1837, pub. 2009, p. 169-170. [929.3756 McB NCC] Divorce petition, Lincoln County, 1821, from wife Rachel Whitner.

MILLER, David Leander. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 136. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1875, d. 1949.

MILLER, Dennis. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 134. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Nov. 19, 1862. Of Gaston County.

MILLER, Donald Webster. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 855. [920 N NCC] B. 1932. Teacher, principal.

MILLER, Eli Alexander. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 6, p. 19 [in sketch of Jasper Miller]. [975.6 H NCC]

MILLER, George Harold. North Carolina Lives, pub. 1962, p. 856-857. [920 N NCC] B. 1917. Teacher, principal.

MILLER, Jacob A. NC Troops, pub. 1975, v. 5, p. 92. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. I, 11th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MILLER, Jap. WWII Last Man Club of Gaston County, North Carolina: Stories of the Honor Guard, pub. 2001, p. 138-146. [940.53 Clo NCC]

MILLER, John. NC Troops, pub. 1987, v. 11, p. 234, 137. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 46th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County. Carpenter; musician.

MILLER, Martin P. NC Troops, pub. 1983, v. 9, p. 281. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 34th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. Aug. 14/16, 1862. Of Lincoln County. Painter.

MILLER, Oscar Lee. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 271-272. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1887, d. 1970. Doctor, orthopedic surgeon, author of numerous articles on medical research, involved both locally and nationally in orthopedics. First Director of the North Carolina Orthopaedic Hospital in Gastonia, 1921-1932.

MILLER, Robert Johnstone [or Johnson]. Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, pub. 1991, v. 4, p. 272-273. [920.0756 D NCC] B. 1758, d. 1834. Minister who served several denominations including Lutheran, but primarily Protestant Episcopal.

____. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 140. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1758, d. 1834. Minister in three denominations, Methodist, Lutheran and Episcopal.

____. Pictorial History of the Episcopal Church in North Carolina, 1701-1964, pub. 1965, p. 101-104. [283.756 D NCC] B. 1758, d.1834.

_____. Religion and Education in Piedmont Carolina, pub. 1991, p. 33-38. [277.565 Ray NCC] B. 1758, d. 1834. Gives middle name as Johnston.

MILLER, Robert Johnston see MILLER, Robert Johnson.

MILLER, W. J. T. Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century..., pub. 1892, v. 2, p. 223-225. [920.9756 Cyc NCC v.2] B. 1805, d. 1885. Doctor, legislator, instrumental in formation of Cleveland County.

MILLER, William A. NC Troops, pub. 1981, v. 8, p. 134. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. B, 28th Regt. N. C. Infantry. D. June 24, 1864. Of Gaston County.

MILLING, William Alexander. NC Troops, pub. 1977, v. 6, p. 113. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. M, 16th Regt. N. C. Infantry. Of Gaston County.

MILLON, Robert A. NC Troops, pub. 1968, v. 2, p. 419. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. F, 5th Regt., N. C. Cavalry. Born in Gaston County.

MILLS, Henry M. North Carolina Confederate Militia Officers Roster, pub. 1992, p. 241. [973.74 Nor NCC] Lincoln County. Has note: Henry M. Wells in army.

MILLSAPS, James F. NC Troops, pub. 1971, v. 3, p. 55, v. 9, p. 130. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 1st N. C. Infantry; Co. A, 33rd N. C. Infantry. Of Lincoln County.

MILLSAPS, Vera. History of North Carolina, pub. 1919, v. 5, p. p. 318 [at end of father's sketch]. [975.6 H NCC] "Miss Vera is a science teacher and in 1917 took charge of the science department of the high school of Gastonia."

MITCHAM see also MITCHUM, MITCHUN

MITCHAM, R. J. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 98. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. G, 49th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

MITCHELL, Hiram J. NC Troops, pub. 1990, v. 12, p. 247. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. K, 50th Regt. N. C. Infantry, lieutenant. B. in Lincoln County. Brickmason.

MITCHUM see also MITCHAM, MITCHUN.

MITCHUM, Robert Clinton Jr. Life Sketches of Lutheran Ministers: North Carolina and Tennessee Synods, 1773-1965, pub. 1966, p. 141-142. [284.1 L NCC] B. 1939.

MITCHUM, Thomas. NC Troops, pub. 1993, v. 13, p. 459. [973.7025 M NCC] Co. C, 55th Regt. N. C. Infantry. B. in Lincoln County.

MITCHUN see also MITCHAM, MITCHUM

MITCHUN, Aaron. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission, pub. 1994, p. 419. [973.745 Mil NCC] Lincoln County. 
 

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