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Re: Levi Laxton
Posted by: brenda terrell (ID *****3160) Date: August 15, 2012 at 11:56:35
In Reply to: Levi Laxton by Dan Laxton of 403

Dan,my name is Brenda Laxton Terrell and I live in Caldwell County, North Carolina where Levi Lavender Laxton and wife Nancy Tilly Laxton lived. My great-grandfather is Allen Laxton who married Mary Powell (of Caldwell County, Lenoir, N.C.). My grandfather is William Lavender Laxton also of Caldwell County, N.C.and wife Jane Suzanne Bolick of Alexander County, N.C. My Father is Fred Laxton, Sr and my mother is Mary Estell Fox.

Thomas Laxton borned about 1730??? - 1749??????? two different dates I have found in reviewing other's research.
married: Jane Wilson? Grayson?
This is where the researchers of Caldwell County and the surrounding counties get lost???? Our information indicates he is buried in Holman Ford, N.C. Holman Ford is located in our neighboring county of Wilkes County. As soon as possible, I plan to visit the Wilkes County Library and research their cemetery records. I have been able to find info in the census of Wilkes County indicating he did actually live there. In the posting of William N Laxton, I find a followup by RE: Elizabeth Ann Laxton by Dianna Walker. This info leads me to believe this is actually the daughter of Thomas Laxton of Holman Ford, N.C.

Levi Laxton 8-19-1762 - 05-22-1845
Nancy Tilly 10-12-1772 - 06-26-1847

Allen Lavender Laxton 07-10-1813 - 11-7-1891
Mary Powell 12-22-1820 - 11-10-1905

William Lavender Laxton 11-28-1859 - 12-26-1937
Jane Suzanne Bolick 07-17-1866 - 05-31-1958

Fred Laxton, Sr. 09-08-1902 - 12-20-1981
Mary Estell Fox 07-26-1907 - 12-11-1989

Levi, Nancy, Allen and Mary Laxton are all buried at Kings Creek Baptist Church in Kings Creek, Caldwell County, N.C. I have actually been to the graves.

I would like for you to contact me at terrellbl@charter.net. I have within my ancestory tree over 4 thousand people.


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