WHEDBEE, Joshua – (d. 1900)

Joshua WHEDBEE, a well-known citizen of Gates County, N.C., died suddenly today in Perquimans county, near the town of Hertford.  He was attacked with paralysis or heart trouble and expired suddenly, aged 80 years.  Mr. WHEDBEE was visiting the family of his daughter, Mrs. John David PARKER.  The burial will take place tomorrow near Gatesville,… (read more)

Public School Teachers, 1903

The following are listed as public school teachers in the 1903 NC Yearbook and Business Directory: BOND, Eddie S. (Miss) – Willow COWPER, B.T. – Gatesville EASON, James A. – Gatesville EURE, Sammie E. (Miss) – Corapeake GATLING, Mary W. (Miss) – Sarem HARRELL, Mary (Miss) – Sunbury HARRELL, Minnie P. (Miss) – Eure HILL,… (read more)

HUNTER, Jacob (1810)

The following death notice for Jacob HUNTER appeared in the November 15, 1810 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper.  He was the son of Isaac HUNTER.

SOUTHALL, Julia (1808)

The following notice for the death of Mrs. Julia SOUTHALL appeared in the July 14, 1808 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper.  Mrs. SOUTHALL was a wife to Daniel SOUTHALL.

Gates County Marriage Bonds

Groom Bride Date of Bond Bondsman & Witness Ballard, Rob[er]t Mary Parker 15 Feb. 1843 Tho[ma]s Riddick (w) W.G. Daughtry Benbury, Rich.d Julia Riddick 27 Sept. 1842 J[enings] A. Blount (w) W. G. Daughtry Benner (?), Ephraim Penny White 25 June 1840 Thos X Forehand (w) W.G. Daughtry Blanchard, Richard Julia Hurdle 2 Sept. 1840… (read more)