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Jesse & John Porter – Civil War Veterans

Originally published under My Two Ancestors That Fought in the Civil War by S.J. Porter1 Contributed by Jo Branch Jesse Porter was born on the 4 of July 1840 in Gates County, North Carolina [see Porter Bible]. Now Jesse Porter had a wife named Margaret Evira Mathias . They had fourteen children.  Jesse died in 1909.  Their… (read more)

1890 Veterans Census

Contributed by Elizabeth Ross in 2000 Gatesville Township Lassiter, Pennerich, widow Savage, Mike Slaughter, Fannie, widow Slaughter, George, deceased Hall Township Askew, John E. Harrell, Patrick H. Umphelett, Lewis, deceased Umphelett, Mary, widow Wright, Jane, widow Hasletts Township Burke, William H. Chandler, William Marriner, Eli H. Holly Grove Township Eure, Mills Reed, William Hunter Mill… (read more)