|Posted By:||Martha Wilson Guay|
|Subject:||Re: Louisiana Garganus/Gurganus Family|
|Post Date:||April 20, 2002 at 22:26:12|
|Forum:||Pitt County, NC Genealogy Forum|
Re: Louisiana Gurganus family.
Nancy Jane Martin, born 1838; m. 30 March 1859 as Nancy Jane Wilson (used step-father,Thomas Wilson's name) to Eli Garganus, born 1837, Pitt County, N.C. son of Reuben Garganus and wife. He was a Union Soldier in Civil War, siege of Vicksburg and at surrender on 4 July 1864. He died 1868 and she died after 1868.(?)
Julia b. 1860 died young
James Henry b. 1862 d. 1938
(James married twice - Manda Sanders; div.
Manda Melissa Parker
Henry Clinton b. 1897 d. 1913
Mary Eliza b. 1900
David Oliver b. 1902 d. 1905
Leonard b. 1905
Susie Ann b. 1908
Brown b. 1912
Reuben Garganus brother's name was Willie Garganus.
In my notes the name is spelled both Garganus and Gurganus.