Posted By:Gerri Lynn
Subject:J.W. & Emma E. Summersett Lynn of NC
Post Date:April 22, 2000 at 18:56:49
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Forum:Durham County, NC Genealogy Forum
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I am seeking info on J.W. (James Wiley) Lynn and Emma Summersett Lynn. J.W. was born in Durham County, NC, November 10, 1850.The son of Wiley Lynn, mother unknown. Emma E. Summersett was born in Alabama. Children of J.W. and Emma were: Lonnie, Lillie, Louise, Maude, Nellie, Earl, Eddie and John H. Lynn. John H. married a Susan Dorsey of SC. They had a son Herman, who was born in Bolton, Columbus County, NC in 1814. He died at age 3, on May 14, 1917 of colitis. John H. died at age 43 of Tuberculosis. His death certificate states he was a Engineer.We have 4 J.W. Lynns buried in our cemetery, the earliest date of birth is 1621 died 1728. I am trying to find out who the J.W.'s are. Any information would be helpful. Thank you in advance.