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Re: Eckles of Wilkes Co GA
Posted by: Barbara Trammell Black (ID *****6854) Date: February 11, 2008 at 19:34:29
In Reply to: Re: Eckles of Wilkes Co GA by ross smith of 325

Hello, I did that research long, long ago and don't remember what county in Virginia but I do remember it taking me to Charles County and St. Mary's County, Maryland. Seems a lot of the lines connected to our Echols/Eckles all came to Wilkes County, Georgia from that part of Maryland. The Maryland bunch came from various regions in Virginia but I cannot remember the exact counties. I do remember that the name took on variations of grand proportions in Virginia. Echolls, Eckholls, etc. Even a swamp named after one of them! Barbara


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