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Re: My Gaddie family to Andrew Gaddie/Geddie-Ceres,Cupar,Fife, Scotland
Posted by: Patricia Gaddie (ID *****0276) Date: June 22, 2004 at 20:01:09
In Reply to: Re: My Gaddie family to Andrew Gaddie/Geddie-Ceres,Cupar,Fife, Scotland by David W. Gaddy of 949

I kindly disagree with your idea that Gaddy / Geddy / Gaddie / Geddie are different names.
I find it unlikely that the clerk's intended to distinguish between last names.
Such as the following example of James Gaddie/Geddie: These Clerks were not in any way good spellers from what I can surmise.

Patricia Gaddie of the Geddie/Gaddie Clan

BAPTISMAL RECORDS - OLD BLUFF PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Cumberland County, North Carolina
1816 April 28th - Daniel McPhail Gaddi baptized son of .

1817 August 30th - Then was baptized Donald Gaddie son of John Gaddie and his wife Anny Gaddie

1819 November 28th, Christian Gaddie daughter of John Gaddie and his wife Anny

1822 November 10th - Alexr Gaddie infant of Alexr Gaddie and his wife Anny

1787 Jan 7th [abt] - Mr. James Gaddy and his spouse Chatrin McFaile had a daughter baptized named Maragrat

1797 April 9 - James Gadie & Cathrin MacPhaile had a daughter baptized named Sarah

1821 October 28 - Then was baptized Dugald Gadie infant of John Gadie and his wife Anny

July 18th 1802 - James Geddie and his spouse Jennat Maxwel had a son baptized named John

1800 October 5th [abt] - James Geddy and his spouse Gennat Maxwell had a son baptized named Thomas

1795 January 4 - James Gedie & his spouse Cathrine McPhaile had a son baptized named Dugald


Cumberland County, North Carolina, 1790 Census

Gaddy, James 1 3 5 0 0


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