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Marriage: Children:
  1. Melinda FORKNER: Birth: 1813 in Surry County, North Carolina. Death: 1880

  2. Deborah FORKNER: Birth: 1820 in Surry Co, North Carolina.

  3. Lucy Ann FORKNER: Birth: 27 Jan 1821 in Surry County, North Carolina. Death: 18 Mar 1885 in Surry Co, North Carolina

  4. Martha Ann FORKNER: Birth: 1822 in Mt.Airy, Surry Co, North Carolina.

  5. Daniel FORKNER: Birth: 1824 in Surry Co, North Carolina.

  6. Susan FORKNER: Birth: 1828 in , Surry Co, North Carolina.

  7. Edward FORKNER: Birth: <1829> in <Surry County, North Carolina>.

  8. William FORKNER: Birth: Abt 1831 in Surry Co, North Carolina.

  9. Dalton FORKNER: Birth: 25 Jan 1831. Death: 24 Oct 1905

  10. Sarah FORKNER: Birth: 1834 in <Surry County, North Carolina>.

  11. Samuel FORKNER: Birth: 1838 in Surry County, North Carolina. Death: 1896 in Surry County, North Carolina


Notes
a. Note:   NI614853
Note:   JAMES STAYED AND CARED FOR HIS MOTHER WHO LIVED UNTIL 1848. JAMES WIFE WAS MILLY HARRIS. THEY WERE MARRIED IN VIRGINIA. THEIR CHILDREN WERE MELINDA,(MOSLEY),SUSAN (BELTON),LUCY (MIDKIFF) MARTHA (DEATHERAGE),EDWARD,DALTON,SARAH,SAMUEL. TRADITION ALSO SAYS THAT JAMES CARRIED ON THE BUSINESS THAT HIS FATHER HAD BEGUN. THERE WAS A SAWMILL,BRICKYARD, AND A FREIGHT LINE THAT WENT TO THE COAST. JAMES PASSED AWAY IN 1858 AND WAS BURIED IN THE FAMILY CEMETERY. EDWARD AND SAMUEL SERVED IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY. SAMUEL WAS TAKEN PRISONER AND HEID AT POINT LOOKOUT. MD. AFTER HIS RELEASE HE REMAINED IN THE HOSPITAL AT RICHMOND,VIRGINIA FOR SOME TIME. EDWARD AND SALLY NEVER MARRIED THEY LIVED NEAR THEIR MOTHER AT THE HOMEPLACE. DALTON MARRIED MARY FREEMAN AND HAD THREE CHILDREN MELINDA MARRIED WEST MOSLEY AND LIVED IN ELKIN SUSAN MARRIED JAMES BELTON,LUCY MARRIED EPHRAIM MIDKIFF AND MARTHA MARRIED PHILLIP DEATHERAGE.SAMUEL MARRIED ANNA WADE FROM THE EASTERN PART OF N.C. SAMUEL DIED IN 1896 HE HIS BURRIED IN THE FORKNER FAMILY CEMETERY. HIS WILL WAS MADE OUT IN 1838.


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