Posted By:Sandra Lunsford
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Subject:Mangum ~ Bowling ~ Meadows families of Person & Granville Counties
Post Date:November 10, 2004 at 06:04:38
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/nc/person/messages/371.html
Forum:Person County, NC Genealogy Forum
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We are trying to find out more information about this Solomon Mangum (Mangam)and related families. Would be happy to share info.


1) Sol MANGUM (b. about 1817 Granville/Person Co. NC)
married Evelyn (Evy, Evely) MEADOWS on 10 Apr 1839
(b. abt. 1812 NC)

2) Presley (Press) Mangum (b. 8-29-1848 d. 6-15-1922 Granville County, NC)

2) Augustus (GUS) Mangum (b. 10-10-1845 d. 3-22-1915)
(Born in Granville/Person Co. NC ~ died Granville Co. NC)
married Ida (Sarah Ida) BOWLING (Granville Co. NC)
(born 10-10-1844 Person Co. NC)
(died 10-3-1929 Granville County NC)
(Parents: Wm. BOWLING, Person Cty NC)
Hasley PHILPOT, Person Cty NC)

3) Mattie Mangum (b. 6-1-1900 Granville Co. NC d. 10-28-1946 Granville Co. NC)       
married Robert Taylor ADCOCK (b. 6-6-1894 d. 3-20-1974)
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Granville County, NC Marriages 1753-1868 (page 218) (from online listing at rootsweb)
Solomon Mangum married Elvey Meadows on 10 April 1839 in Granville County, NC

1850 Federal Census ~ Person County, NC (No township listed, page 471)
Solomon Mangam (36, wheelwright, born NC abt. 1815)
Elva (f, 37, born NC abt. 1812)
William (m, 9, born NC abt. 1840)
Joseph (m, 7, born NC abt. 1842)
John (m, 5, born NC abt. 1844)
Augustus (m, 3, born NC abt. 1846)
Preistly (m, 1, born NC abt. 1848) (index lists as Prvisky)
Sarah Meadows (f, 60, born NC abt. 1787) -- this is probably Elva's mother

1860 Federal Census ~ Granville County, NC (Tar River, page 252)
Sol Mangum (45, b. abt 1814 NC, personal $100)
Elvy (48, b. abt. 1811 NC)
Will (21)
Joseph (18)
John (14)
Augustine (12)
Presly (10)

1870 Federal Census ~ Granville County, NC (Taly Ho Township, page 371)
Solomon Mangam (50, b. abt. 1819 NC, farmer, ? $300/$200)
Eliza (58, b. abt. 1811 NC)
Gaston (23, b. abt. 1846 NC) (this is Augustus)
Pruhy (22, b. abt. 1847 NC) (this is Presley)

1880 Federal Census ~ Granville County, NC (Walnut Grove)
Sol Mangum (63) Wagon Maker (born 1817 NC)
Elvy (69, wife, born NC)
Augustus (33, son, works on farm)
Presley (32, son, carpenter)