Posted By:A. Deason Smith
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Subject:Re: Ancestors of Jasper Lusk
Post Date:October 02, 2002 at 17:33:46
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Jasper Lusk was born in Jackson County,North Carolina on Feb.26,1841.He went to South Carolina and Entered the Confederate Army on Jan.8th,1862 at the age of 21.He came home on furlough on Jan. 8th,1862 and married Miss Hariet Pressley.He passed away on June 2nd 1915.
Mr. Lusk left behind to mourn his death,besides his life's companion,7 children-4 boys and 3 girls. Two children,Elizabeth and Henry Clay preceded him to the grave a number of years ago.Children living are William D.,George N.,James M.,John W.,Mrs. Marguerite Calhoun,Mrs.Etta Alexander,and Mrs. Delphia Grant.There are a number of Grand and great grand children.

1870 Census, Jackson County, North Carolina (June 24, 1870)
Page 3 Line 21
Jasper Lusk 26 W M Farmer South Carolina
Harriet E. 24 W F Keeping House " "
Elisabette 6 W F " "
William D 4 W M North Carolina
George N. 2 W M " "

Direct Descendants of Joseph Lusk
                     
       1        Joseph Lusk       1662 -
       2        John Lusk       1670 - 1730
..              +Unknown       
       3        Nathan Lusk       1698 - 1748
..              +Elizabeth Nevitt       1675 -
       4        James Lusk       1719 - 1786
..              +Eleanor Smith       1730 - 1804
       5        Henry Lusk       1751 - 1813
..              +Eleanor McKiddy       1761 - 1845
       6        William Lusk       1797 - 1876
..              +Henrietta Corbin       1803 - 1882
       7        William Jasper Lusk       1841 - 1915

William Lusk born 1797 was a brother to my ancestor, Mary Smith Lusk.
A. D. Smith