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Re: John ALSTON of Chowan Co., NC - Will?
Posted by: Mary Williams Date: November 13, 2001 at 15:20:31
In Reply to: Re: John ALSTON of Chowan Co., NC - Will? by Glynda of 1245

I will be glad to email you the notes and documentation that I have on these generations. As you can see, the files are quite lengthy, and I hate to take up so much space. I am sure there are errors, and I continually try to update my files, so please feel free to send me any additions or corrections.


Descendants of Capt. Joseph John Alston


Generation No. 1

1. CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5 ALSTON (JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born Abt. 1702 in Chowan Co., NC, and died Aft. January 05, 1780 in Halifax Co., Co., NC. He married (1) ELIZABETH "BETSY" CHAUNCEY, daughter of WILLIAM CHAUNCEY and DEBORAH SYMONDS. She was born October 02, 1701 in Pasquotank, NC. He married (2) EUPHAN WILSON, daughter of WILLIS WILSON and MARY. She was born 1725 in Virginia.
       
Children of CAPT. ALSTON and ELIZABETH CHAUNCEY are:
2.       i.       COLONEL PHILIP6 ALSTON, b. NC; d. 1790, Georgia.
3.       ii.       LT. COL. WILLIAM ALSTON, b. NC; d. Abt. August 02, 1789, Chatham Co., NC.
4.       iii.       MARTHA "PATTY" ALSTON, d. Bet. 1814 - 1815.
5.       iv.       CAPT.JOHN ALSTON, b. 1740, Halifax Co., Co., NC; d. Aft. April 15, 1784, Halifax Co., Co., NC.

       
Children of CAPT. ALSTON and EUPHAN WILSON are:
6.       v.       COLONEL WILLIS6 ALSTON, b. 1753, NC; d. October 31, 1819, Halifax Co., Co., NC.
7.       vi.       MARY ALSTON, b. 1756, NC.
8.       vii.       EUPHAN WILSON ALSTON, b. 1761, Halifax, NC.
9.       viii.       HENRY "HARRY" ALSTON, b. 1762, Chowan Co., NC.
10.       ix.       JOSEPH JOHN "CHATHAM JACK" ALSTON, b. March 15, 1767, Halifax Co., Co., NC; d. April 29, 1841, Chatham Co., NC.


Generation No. 2

2. COLONEL PHILIP6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born in NC, and died 1790 in Georgia. He married TEMPERANCE SMITH 1758 in NC, daughter of DREW SMITH and ELIZABETH. She was born in Edgecombe, NC.
       
Children of COLONEL ALSTON and TEMPERANCE SMITH are:
11.       i.       JOHN7 ALSTON, b. NC; d. Abt. 1790, Fairfield District, SC.
12.       ii.       JAMES (3) ALSTON.
       iii.       DREW ALSTON.
       iv.       PHILIP ALSTON, JR., b. December 11, 1778, Halifax Co., NC; m. NANCY RAMSAY, May 05, 1801.
13.       v.       MARY DREW [CARROLL][HARRIS] ALSTON, b. 1784, NC; d. 1841, Montgomery Co., AL.


3. LT. COL. WILLIAM6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born in NC, and died Abt. August 02, 1789 in Chatham Co., NC. He married (1) ANNE YEARGAN, daughter of SAMUEL YEARGAN and ANN BOOTH. She was born in Bute, NC. He married (2) EUPHAN WILSON, daughter of WILLIS WILSON and MARY. She was born 1725 in Virginia.
       
Children of LT. ALSTON and ANNE YEARGAN are:
14.       i.       JOSEPH JOHN7 ALSTON.
       ii.       SAMUEL YEARGAN ALSTON.
       iii.       OROONDATES ALSTON.
       iv.       WILLIAM CHANCY ALSTON.
15.       v.       MARY ANN [RIVES] ALSTON, Stepchild.
       vi.       SAMUEL YEARGAN ALSTON.
       vii.       NANCY ANN [PALMER] ALSTON, Stepchild; m. ROBERT PALMER.


4. MARTHA "PATTY"6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) died Bet. 1814 - 1815. She married HENRY MERONEY Bef. January 05, 1780.
       
Children of MARTHA ALSTON and HENRY MERONEY are:
       i.       ELIZABETH7 MERONEY.
       ii.       MARGARET MERONEY.
       iii.       NANCY MERONEY.
       iv.       RACHEL MERONEY.
       v.       FANNY MERONEY.
       vi.       CYNTHIS MERONEY.


5. CAPT.JOHN6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1740 in Halifax Co., Co., NC, and died Aft. April 15, 1784 in Halifax Co., Co., NC. He married ANN HUNT MACON March 17, 1760 in Granville, NC, daughter of GIDEON MACON and PRISCILLA JONES. She was born 1741 in Virginia, and died Aft. January 16, 1797 in Halifax Co., NC.
       
Children of CAPT.JOHN ALSTON and ANN MACON are:
16.       i.       COLONEL JOSEPH JOHN7 ALSTON, b. June 13, 1763, Halifax, NC.
17.       ii.       GIDEON ALSTON, SR., b. September 17, 1765, Halifax Co., Co., NC; d. November 10, 1831, Halifax Co., Co., NC.
18.       iii.       WILLIS (CONGRESS) ALSTON, b. 1766, Halifax Co., Co., NC; d. April 13, 1837.
19.       iv.       ROBERT WEST ALSTON, b. March 02, 1781, Halifax Co., Co., NC; d. December 25, 1859, Florida.
       v.       PRISCILLA JONES ALSTON, b. Abt. 1783, Halifax, NC.
       vi.       ANN HUNT ALSTON, b. 1785, Halifax, NC.


6. COLONEL WILLIS6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1753 in NC, and died October 31, 1819 in Halifax Co., Co., NC. He married ELIZABETH WRIGHT.
       
Children of COLONEL ALSTON and ELIZABETH WRIGHT are:
       i.       ELIZABETH WRIGHT [ARRINGTON]7 ALSTON, b. Halifax Co., NC; m. ARTHUR ARRINGTON III, October 25, 1806, Oct 25, 1806; b. October 25, 1784, Nash Co., NC; d. Aft. February 20, 1824, Halifax Co., NC.
20.       ii.       FANNIE VIRGINIA ALSTON, b. Halifax Co., NC; d. Aft. February 1838, Halifax Co., NC.
       iii.       HENRY ALSTON, b. Halifax Co., NC.
       iv.       JANE ALSTON, b. Halifax Co., NC.
21.       v.       JOSEPH JOHN "GEN. JACK" ALSTON, b. Halifax Co., NC; d. April 01, 1831.
       vi.       THOMAS P. ALSTON, b. Halifax Co., NC.
22.       vii.       JAMES WRIGHT ALSTON, b. 1775, Halifax Co., Co., NC; d. December 07, 1823, Halifax Co., Co., NC.
       viii.       DR. JOHN H. ALSTON, b. 1798, Halifax Co., NC; d. September 04, 1824, Halifax Co., NC; m. REBECCA SILLS.


7. MARY6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1756 in NC. She married WILLIAM PALMER.
       
Child of MARY ALSTON and WILLIAM PALMER is:
       i.       ROBERT7 PALMER, m. NANCY ANN [PALMER] ALSTON.


8. EUPHAN WILSON6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1761 in Halifax, NC. She married JOHN COOPER 1779.
       
Children of EUPHAN ALSTON and JOHN COOPER are:
       i.       JOHN BATTE7 COOPER.
       ii.       HENRY COOPER.
       iii.       JAMES COOPER.
       iv.       MARY COOPER.
       v.       SUSAN COOPER.
       vi.       EUPHAN COOPER.


9. HENRY "HARRY"6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1762 in Chowan Co., NC.
       
Children of HENRY "HARRY" ALSTON are:
       i.       ELIZABETH THOMAS WADE [HARWELL]7 ALSTON, b. Warren Co., NC; d. February 02, 1819, Jackson, Clarke Co., AL; m. ISHMAEL PETTWAY HARWELL.
23.       ii.       SARAH MASON ALSTON, b. Abt. December 20, 1789, Shocco Springs, NC; d. February 21, 1864, Demopolis , AL.


10. JOSEPH JOHN "CHATHAM JACK"6 ALSTON (CAPT. JOSEPH JOHN5, JOHN4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born March 15, 1767 in Halifax Co., Co., NC, and died April 29, 1841 in Chatham Co., NC. He married MARTHA KEARNEY June 01, 1791 in Halifax Co., NC, daughter of PHILIP KEARNEY and ELIZABETH KINCHEN. She was born March 22, 1771 in Halifax Co., Co., NC, and died April 1852 in Chatham Co., NC.
       
Children of JOSEPH ALSTON and MARTHA KEARNEY are:
24.       i.       JOHN JONES7 ALSTON, b. March 17, 1792, Franklin, NC/Franklin, Macon Co., NC; d. November 14, 1842, Harland Creek, Chatham Co., NC.
       ii.       ELIZABETH KINCHEN [JACKSON] ALSTON, b. October 19, 1793, Halifax Co., NC; m. SAMUEL SPENCER JACKSON, March 08, 1813; b. March 10, 1789; d. December 14, 1856, Pittsboro, NC.
       iii.       MARGARET WILLIAMS ALSTON, b. November 26, 1795, Halifax Co., NC; m. CARNEY COTTON.
       iv.       MARTHA A. ALSTON, b. December 04, 1797, Halifax Co., NC; m. JACK MEBANE.
       v.       GEORGE WASHINGTON ALSTON, b. November 13, 1799.
       vi.       NATHANIEL MACON ALSTON, b. December 15, 1801; d. June 02, 1856; m. MARTHA "PATSY" KEARNEY WILLIAMS, December 22, 1829, Warren, NC; b. Abt. 1809, Warren Co., NC.
       vii.       EMILINE EUPHAN ALSTON, b. January 08, 1804; m. DR. WILLIAM HAMLIN.
25.       viii.       GIDEON ALSTON, SR., b. September 09, 1806, Warren Co., NC.
       ix.       DR. ROBERT WILLIAM P. ALSTON, b. August 24, 1809, Warren Co., NC; d. June 1852; m. ANN MARIA ALSTON, October 18, 1836, Warren, NC; b. 1816, Warren Co., NC.
       x.       PHILIP KEARNEY DAWSON ALSTON, b. December 25, 1811; d. 1852; m. ANN HARWELL.
       xi.       JOSEPH JOHN ALSTON, b. 1813, Warren Co., NC; m. (1) DECIMUS PALMER; m. (2) PARMELIA (PARMALEE) DEGRAEFFENRIEDT, December 20, 1836, Chatham Co., NC.




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