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A History of Rowan Co., NC

A HISTORY OF

ROWAN COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA

CONTAINING SKETCHES OF PROMINENT FAMILIES AND DISTINGUISHED MEN WITH AN APPENDIX

BY REV. JETHRO RUMPLE

1881

This 358 (includes index) page book of Rowan County contains, General Description, Aborigines, First European Settlers, Organization and Boundaries, First Courts, Early Settlers in Salisbury, Churches and Parishes, the Revolution, Distinguished men of Rowan County, Old families of Rowan, the War of 1812, Slavery, Folklore, and Churches, etc.

Index

Aaron, Abernathy, Abner, Adams, Agner, Ahrend, Albright, Aldrich, Alexander, Alfred, Allemong, Allen, Allison, Allisons, Allman, Almand, Alsabrook, Anderson, Andrews, Annas, Anthony, Archdale, Arey, Armfield, Armstrong, Arrand, Artz, Asbury, Ashe, Ashley, Atkinson, Attaway, Atwell, Austin, Averitt, Avery, Ayers, Bailey, Baily, Baine, Baines, Baity, Baja, Baker, Baldwin, Balfour, Bancroft, Barber, Barger, Barker, Barncroft, Barnhardt, Barr, Barrett, Barrier, Barringer, Barrs, Barry, Bashford, Basinger, Bassinger, Battle, Baxter, Beall, Bean, Beard, Beards, Beatty, Beauregard, Beaver, Beckwith, Beefie, Beek, Beeker, Beekman, Behringer, Belk, Bell, Bemister, Bencini, Benjamin, Benson, Bentz, Benz, Berger, Berkeley, Bernhardt, Bernheim, Berry, Bessent, Bettz, Betz, Biber, Bickerstaff, Biggers, Biles, Bingham, Bishop, Black, Blackburn, Blackmer, Blackwelder, Blackwell, Blackwood, Blake, Bless, Blount, Bobbins, Boger, Boggs, Bolles, Bond, Boone, Boones, Boote, Boothe, Bost, Bostian, Bothwell, Bower, Bowers, Bowman, Boyd, Boyden, Boyle, Brackett, Braddock, Braddy, Bradley, Bradshaw, Brady, Braley, Branch, Brandon, Brandons, Brantly, Braun, Brawley, Brawleys, Bray, Brem, Brevard, Brevards, Brewer, Brien, Briggs, Bringle,, Broadnax, BROCK, Brockman, Brolly, Brothers, Brown, Brownfield, Browns, Bruner, Bryan, Bryant, Bryce, Buchanan, Bucket, Buford, Bugler, Buis, Bulaboa, Bumpass, Bunage, Buncombe, Bunn, Burgess, Burke, Burkhead, Burnett, Burns, Burr, Burrington, Burriss, Burroughs, Burton, Burwell, Butler, Butner, Bynum, Byrd, Cain, Caldwell, Calhoun, CALL, Callicut, Calvin, Campbell, Canup, Carper, Carr, Carrigan, Carriker, Carroll, Carruth, Carter, Carteret, Caruthers, Carver, Casey, Cash, Casper, Caster, Castor, Caswell, Cates, Cathey, Catheys, Cauble, Chafin, Chambers, Chamberses, Chandler, Chapman, Chatham, Cheshier, Cheshire, Childs, Chunn, Church, Churton, Clampet, Clapp, Clark, Clary, Clegg, Clifford, Cline, Clinton, Clodfelter, Clomlinger, Clomminger, Cloud, Clouts, Clover, Clutts, Coan, Cobb, Coburn, Coddle, Coffin, Coffman, Coit, Coke, Cole, Coleman, Coles, Colleton, Colley, Cone, Connell, Connor, Conrad, Conrey, Cook, Coon, Cooper, Corbin, Cornell, Corner, Cornwallis, Correll, Corriher, Coughenour, Coupee, Cowan, Cowans, Cowden, Cox, Coyle, Cozort, Craig, Craige, Cranford, Craven, Craver, Crawford, Cress, Creswell, Crider, Criswell, Crocker, Crooks, Crosser, Crotser, Crowel, Crowell, Cruse, Cryder, Cummings, Cunningham, Cuppels, Current, Curruth, Curtis, Cusick, Cuthrell, Dancy, Daniel, Danis, Davenport, Daves, David, Davidson, Davidsons, Davie, Davies, Daviess, Davis, Davises, Dayton, De Graffenried, Deal, Dean, Deaton, Deberry, Dennis, Denny, Dent, Denton, Derr, Dickens, Dickey, Dicks, Dickson, Dillard, Dinkins, Dismukes, Dixon, Dobbin, Dobbins, Dobbs, Dobson, Dodge, Dodson, Dolan, Dolin, Doller, Donaho, Donaldson, Doniven, Donnell, Dosh, Doub, Douglas, Dowland, Doy, Draig, Draige, Drane, Dreher, Drehr, Drummond, Dry, Duckworth, Duke, Dunn, Durell, Eagle, Earnhardt, Earnhart, Eberhard, Eckel, Eddleman, Edelmann, Edgerson, Edminston, Edwards, Edwin, Eisenhauser, Elkins, Ellar, Eller, Elliot, Elliott, Ellis, Elrod, Emerson, Emery, Empie, English, Ennis, Epps, Erben, Erskine, Erwin, Espy, Etheridge, Eudie, Eudy, Evans, Everard, Ewing, Exum, Fanning, Fans, Farley, Farr, Farris, Faust, Felcher, Felker, Ferguson, Ferrand, Fesperman, Fetzer, Fight, File, Finch, Fink, Fisher, Fleming, Flier, Foard, Foards, Foil, Foote, Forrie, Forster, Fort, Foster, Fouts, Fox, Fraley, Francis, Franck, Frank, Franklin, Franklow, Franks, Frederick, Freeland, Freeman, Freeze, Freidheim, Frercks, Frick, Frie, Frieze, FROHOCK, Frohocks, Frontis, FROST, Fry, Fulenwider, Fulk, Fuller, Fulton, Fults, Furman, Furr, Gallimore, Gano, Gantz, Gardiner, Gardner, Garver, Gaskey, Gaston, Gates, Gay, Geddy, Geer, Geisler, German, Gibbons, Gibbs, Gibson, Gibsons, Gifford, Gilbert, Giles, Gill, Gillespie, Gillespies, Gillett, Givens, Glenn, Glover, Goforth, Goodman, Gordon, Gordy, Gorman, Graber,, Gracy, Grady, Graham, Grahams, Green, Greene, Greenfield, Greison, Grier, Griffith, Groseclose, Gruss, Guhn, Gullet, Guthmann, Guttenberg, Gwaltny, Hackett, Hadley, Hager, Hagler, Haigler, Haines, Hairston, Hale, Hall, Halls, Hambry, Hamilton, Hampton, Hanby, Hancock, Hanes, Harben, Hardester, Hardy, Hare, Hargaty, Harkey, Harlowe, Harman, Harmon, Harnett, Harper, Harrell, Harrill, Harris, Harrison, Harryman, Hartman, Hartsell, Harvey, Hassell, Hatch, Hatley, Haughton, Hawks, Hayden, Hayne, Hays, Haywood, Headinger, Hearne, Heathman, Hedrick, Heilig, Helfer, Hemphill, Henderson, Hendersons, HENDREN, Hendricks, Hendry, Henkel, Henly, Henry, Hess, Hewes, Hewitt, Higgins, Hill, Hillard, Hilliar, Hilliard, Hinly, Hix, Hodge, Hodges, Hoffin, Hoffman, Holdclaw, Holden, Holdhouser, Holhouser, Holland, Holliman, Hollobough, Holmes, Holobough, Holshouser, Holt, Holten, Holtshouser, Honbarger, Hooks, Hooper, Horah, Houck, House, Houston, Houver, Howard, Howarton, Howe, Howell, Howerton, Hudson, Huff, Huger, Hughes, Hughey, Huie, Hull, Humphries, Hunt, Hunter, Hurley, Husbands, Hyde, Hyer, Icke, Ide, Ingle, Innes, Irby, Irvin, Irving, Irvins, Irwin, Isenhour, Ives, Jack, Jackson, Jacob, Jacobs, James, Jamison, Jenkins, Johnson, Johnston, Johnstone, Johnstons, Jones, Jordan, Jose, Josey, Judd, Julian, Junkin, Kale, Karriker, Keeling, Keifnie, Keith, Kelly, Kennedy, Kennerly, Kennon, Kenter, Kepley, Kern, Kerr, Kestler, Ketchey, Ketchie, Ketchney, Kiestler, Kilpatrick, Kilpatricks, Kimball, Kimble, Kincaid, Kinder, Kinerly, King, Kinnerly, Kinney, Kirk, Kiser, Kistler, Klein, Kline, Kluttz, Knox, Knoxes, Kohlman, Koon, Kreiter, Krider, Kuhn, Kyle, LaFayette, Lambath, Lambeth, Landcherry, Lane, Lanier, Lanning, Lantz, Lather, Lauman, Laurence, Lawrance, Lawrence, Lawson, Layrle, Leach, Leazer, Ledbetter, Lee, Lefler, Lemley, Lemly, Lentz, Lenz, Leonard, Lerch, Lewis, Lightell, Lillington, Lilly, Lillycrop, Lincoln, Lindsay, Linebarrier, Lingle, Link, Linn, Linvil, Lipe, Lippard, Litaker, Little, Littleton, Locke, Locker, Lockes, Locket, Lockhart, Lockridge, Loftin, Long, Longs, Lord, Loretz, Lossing, Louder, Love, Lovelady, Lovelatty, Lowder, Lowman, Lowrance, Lowrence, Lowry, Lucas, Luckey, Luckeys, Ludwick, Luhn, Luther, Lutrick, Lutz, Lyerly, Lylerly, Lynch, Lynn, Lynns, Macay, Mackie, MacNamara, Macnamaras, Madaris, Madison, Magoune, Mahaley, Mahans, Mahew, Maloney, Malt, Marion, Markert, Marquedant, Marsh, Marshall, Martin, Mask, Mason, Matson, Matthews, Mauldin, Mauney, Maxwell, May, McAden, McCandless, McCanless, McCarn, McCaule, McCay, McClellan, McClelland, McCombs, McConnaughey, McConnell, McCorkle, McCormick, McCoy, McCubbins, McCulloch, McCullochs, McCulloh, McCullough, McCutcheon, McDaniel, McDonald, McDougal, McDowell, McEwen, McGee, McGhee, McGuire, McHenry, McKemie, McKenzie, McKenzies, McKinley, McKnight, McKnitt, McKoy, McLauchlins, McLaughlin, McNairy, McNeely, McNeil, McNellis, McPheeters, McPherson, McPhersons, McQueen, McRee, McRorie, McWhorter, Means, Meares, Medly, Meisenheimer, Melton, Menis, Meniss, Meroney, Mesamor, Mesimor, Micklejohn, Miles, Miller, Mills, Minsey, Misenheimer, Mitchel, Mitchell, Mock, Moffit, Monat, Montgomery, Moore, Moorman, Moose, Morehead, Morgan, Morris, Morrison, Morton, Mosely, Moser, Moses, Mowery, Moyer, Moyle, Mull, Munroe, Murdock, Murdy, Murkland, Murph, Murphy, Murr, Murray, Myer, Myers, Nance, Nash, Neal, Neave, Neely, Neiffer, Nesbit, Nesbits, Nesfield, Newell, Newman, Newnan, Newson, Niblock, Nichols, Noah, Nooley, Norment, Nussmann, O'Donnel, O'Hara, Ogburn, Olderson, Oldham, Ollendorf, Osborne, Osbornes, Overcash, OVERMAN, Owen, Owens, Pace, Pachell, Padget, Palmer, Parish, Parker, Parks, Parnell, Partee, Parton, Patillo, Patten, Patterson, Patton, Paul, Peacock, Pearson, Pechel, Peden, PEELER, Pehel, Pence, Pendleton, Penick, Penn, Penninger, Pennington, Penny, Perry, Person, Petchel, Pethel, Pettigrew, Pharr, Phifer, Philips, Phillips, Phipps, Pickett, Pickler, Pierce, Pig, Pigg, Pilmour, Pinkston, Pipher, Pleas, Pless, Ploughman, Plumer, Plummer, PLYER, Polk, Pool, Poole, Porter, Potter, Potters, Potts, Powe, Powlas, Praley, Prescott, Prevost, Prewit, Price, Propst, Puryear, Quillman, Quinn, Rail, Rainey, Ramsay, Ramsey, Randolph, Rankin, Ratts, Ratz, Ravenscroft, Ravenseroft, Rawdon, Rawlins, Ray, Read, Reade, Ream, Rebles, Reck, Redwine, Reed, Reek, Reese, Reeves, Reid, Rendleman, Renn, Rep, Repult, Rheinhardt, Rhimer, Rhymer, Ribelin, Rice, RICH, Richard, Richards, Richardson, Richey, Richie, Richmond, Richwine, Ridding, Ridenhour, Riggs, Riggsbey, Riley, Rimer, Rintelman, Rintelmann, Ritchie, Roark, Roberts, Robinson, Rockwell, Rodgers, Rodman, Rogers, Roschen, Rose, Roseman, Rosemuller, Rosenborough, Rosenmuller, Ross, Rothrock, Rounceville, Rowan, Rowe, Rowzee, Rueckert, Ruff, Ruffin, Rufty, Rufus, Rumple, Rusher, Russel, Ruth, Rutherford, Rutherfords, Rutledge, Ryle, Safret, Safrit, Sampson, Samuel, Sanders, Satterwhite, Saunders, Savage, Savitz, Sawyer, Schaffer, Scherer, Schmucker, Schober, Scott, Seaford, Sears, Sechler, Seckler, See, Sehlough, Seitz, Setzer, Severs, Shannon, Sharp, Sharpe, Sharpes, Shaver, Sheck, Sheets, Shell, Sheppard, Sherrill, Shields, Shinn, Shipton, Shive, Shoaf, Shober, Shoff, Shrote, Shuford, Shulebarger, Shulinbarger, Shullibarrier, Shuman, Shuping, Shupping, Sides, Siffert, Sifford, Sikes, Sill, Silver, Simeons, Simianer, Simonton, Simontons, Sinclair, Singleton, Sink, Sipe, Skeen, Slater, Sleighter, Sloan, Sloop, Smart, Smith, Smithdeal, Smiths, SMOOT, Smothers, Snapp, Snider, Snuggs, Soloman, Solomon, Sparrow, Spear, Spears, Spencer, Sprague, Spurgen, Sronce, Stafford, Stancill, Stanly, Starrett, Steadman, Stearns, Steed, Steel, Steele, Steigerwalt, Stephen, Stephens, Stevens, Stewart, Stickley, Stikeleather, Stiller, Stillerell, Stillwell, Stirewait, Stirewalt, Stockton, Stokes, Stone, Stoner, Storch, Stork, Stoup, Strayhorn, Street, Strobel, Stuart, Such, Sugart, Summerell, Summers, Sumner, Suther, Swan, Swicegood, Swink, Swisher, Tabler, Tait, Tarleton, Tarr, Tarrant, Tate, Taylor, Temple, Templeton, Terrell, Thaxton, Thomas, Thomason, Thompson, Tilled, TILLINGHAST, Tinnen, Todd, Tonstall, Toomer, Tores, Torrence, Torrences, Travis, Tray, Trent, Trexler, Tries, Trisebre, Trott, Trotter, Troutman, Troy, Tryon, Tucker, Tunnel, Turner, Turners, Tuttle, Under, Upright, Utzman, Vail, Vanderburg, Vardell, Varner, Venable, Verble, Vigers, Vogler, Voils, Waddell, Wade, Waggoner, Wakefield, Walcher, Walker, Walkup, Wallace, Waller, Walton, Ward, Warner, Washington, Waters, Watkins, Watson, Watts, Weant, Weatherford, WEAVER, Webb, Webster, Wedlock, Weitzell, Welborn, Welch, Wensil, Wenzel, Wesley, West, Wetmore, Wharton, Wheeler, White, Whitefield, Whitehead, Whites, Whith, Whitsett, Whitson, Wigfall, Wiley, Wilfong, Wilheim, Wilhelm, Wilkinson, Williams, Williamson, Williford, Willis, Wills, Wilson, Wimbish, Winchester, Winders, Windows, Winecoff, Winslow, Winslows, Winter, Wise, Wiseman, Witherow, Witherspoon, Wood, Woodard, Woods, Woodsman, Woodson, Woolworth, Work, Works, Wormington, Wright, Wyatt, Yarboro, Yarrell, Yates, Yeargan, Yost, Young, Youngs, Yountz, Zwingle