Posted By:Lillie Sethman
Subject:Re: surnames - Dare Co, NC
Post Date:November 02, 2001 at 12:51:59
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Forum:Dare County, NC Genealogy Forum
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Hi Dennis,
I have Rhoda Jane Crain married to John Thomas Twiddy, they had 7 children that I know of.
John Alfred Twiddy m Delanie Florence Twiford
Ilma Ozelene Twiddy m Amos Washington Bateman
Jessie Latham Twiddy m Mildred Mae Twiford
Minnesota S. Twiddy m Henry Lewis Smith
James William Twiddy m. Martha Ellen Twiddy
Julia Ann Marie Twiddy m. Herbert Lee Pinner and William Porter Nixon
Bessie Mae Twiddy m. John Edward S. Crain

I have about 8 pages on the Crains. I have:
James Crain born abt 1798 in NC married Olive/Olla A. Owens July 28 1817 in Tyrrell County, NC. She was born abt 1799 in North Carolina

Children of James and Olive/Olla
1. Rhoda Ann Crain b abt 1829 NC m John Edwards 26 Feb 1852 in Tyrrell County, NC born abt 1833 in NC m 2nd Michael Payne Aug 9 1870 in East Lake, Dare County, N.C. born abt 1823 NC
2. John Alfred Crain b May 1855 East Lake Dare Co NC m Julia A. Twiford, daugh of William Twiford and Biannthia Owens, she was born abt 1847 in East Lake Dare County NC and died bef July 1899

Children of John Alfred Crain and Julia A. Twiford
1. Walter Lathan Crain b June 15 1871 East Lake Dare Co NC
d Oct 3 1942 North Carolina m (1) Carrie Barnes Wilson, July 02, 1899 East Lake Dare Co NC She was born March 1879
(2) Lydiale ? abt 1900 (3) Mary Catherine Bateman Sept 21,1902 East Lake Dare Co. NC She was born abt 1883 in Currituck Co NC
Walter Lathan Crain is buried in East Lake Methodist Church Cemetery

2. Rhoda Jane Crain

3. John William Crain b 1877 East Lake Dare Co NC d.bef Feb 1964

4. Rebecca Crain b abt 1879 North Carolina

5. Martha Ann Crain b. Aug 1882 East Lake Dare Co. NC. d July 15, 1965 Columbia, Tyrrell Co. NC

Rhoda Jane Crain was born Sept 1871 in East Lake, Dare County, North Carolina. She married John Thomas Twiddy Sept 5, 1893 in Tyrrell County, N.C., son of Joseph Twiddy and Millie ?. He was born Jan 1872 in East Lake, Dare county, North Carolina
Children of Rhoda Crain and John Twiddy

1. John Alfred Twiddy b March 25, 1897 East Lake Dare County North Carolina d March 1978 East Lake Dare County NC
m. Delanie Florence Twiford April 4, 1929 Elizabeth City, Pasquotank Co., NC b. Dec 22 1910 East Lake Dare County NC
d. Nov 6 1968 East Lake Dare County NC
John Alfred and Delanie are buried in East Lake Methodist Church Cemetery

2. Ilma Ozelene Twiddy b. nov 1898 East Lake m Amos Washington Bateman b. 17 march 1891 Northwest Virginia

3. Jessie Latham Twiddy b. Nov 14, 1900 Dare Co d Sept 10, 1966 Dare Co North Carolina

This is just too long to type in here. I will gladly send you a copy of what i have if you will send me your address or call me and tell me your address.

P O Box 302
Manns Harbor
North Carolina

Lillie (Betsy) Sethman