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ROBERT J. LUTHER, BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
Posted by: ROBIN LUTHER (ID *****1506) Date: March 06, 2012 at 09:37:21
In Reply to: DAVID LUTHER, BUNCOMBE COUNTY, HOMINY, NORTH CAROLINA by ROBIN LUTHER of 1396

ROBERT J. LUTHER WAS THE FOURTH CHILD BORN TO DAVID AND LUCINDA LUTHER. ROBERT WAS BORN IN BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA IN JUN 1843. IT IS BELIEVED, BUT NOT PROVEN, THAT ROBERT HAD ONE CHILD:

1. ROBERT EDWARD LUTHER BORN: JUL 1870
CALLED EDNEY OR ED.

AROUND 1875, ROBERT J. LUTHER MARRIED A WOMAN NAMED MARY J. MARY WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA IN JUN 1850.

UNITED STATES CIVIL WAR SOLDIER RECORDS:
NAME: ROBERT J. LUTHER
AGE AT ENLISTMENT: 19
BIRTH DATE: ABOUT 1843
ENLISTMENT DATE: 17 MAY 1862
RANK AT ENLISTMENT: PRIVATE
ENLISTMENT PLACE: BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
STATE SERVED: NORTH CAROLINA
SURVIVED THE WAR? YES
SERVICE RECORD: ENLISTED IN COMPANY E, NORTH CAROLINA 60TH INFANTRY REGIMENT ON 17 MAY 1862. MUSTERED OUT ON 9 APR 1865. TRANSFERRED TO ON 9 APR 1865.
SOURCES: NORTH CAROLINA TROOPS 1861-1865, A ROSTER.

ON 1 JUN 1880, THE CENSUS FOR CIVIL DISTRICT 10, SEVIER COUNTY, TENNESSEE LISTED ROBERT LUTHER AS AGE 37. HIS WIFE MARY WAS LISTED AS AGE 29. THEY HAD NO CHILDREN. ROBERT STATED HE WAS MARRIED, HE WORKED AS A CARPENTER, HE COULD READ BUT NOT WRITE, HE WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA, HIS FATHER WAS BORN IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND HIS MOTHER WAS BORN IN GEORGIA. MARY STATED SHE WAS MARRIED, SHE WAS KEEPING HOUSE, SHE COULD READ BUT NOT WRITE, SHE WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA, HER FATHER WAS BORN IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND HER MOTHER WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA.

ON 5 JUN 1900, THE CENSUS FOR SANDY MUSH TOWNSHIP, MADISON COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA LISTED ROBERT J. LUTHER AS AGE 57, BORN: JUN 1842. HIS WIFE MARY J. WAS LISTED AS AGE 49, BORN: JUN 1850. ROBERT STATED HE WAS MARRIED, HE HAD BEEN MARRIED FOR 4 [24?] YEARS, HE RENTED HIS FARMHOUSE, HE WORKED AS A MILLER IN A FLOUR AND GRISTMILL, HE COULD NOT READ OR WRITE, HE WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA, HIS FATHER WAS BORN IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND HIS MOTHER WAS BORN IN GEORGIA. MARY STATED SHE WAS MARRIED, SHE HAD BEEN MARRIED FOR 4 [24?] YEARS, SHE HAD GIVEN BIRTH TO ZERO CHILDREN, SHE HAD NO OCCUPATION, SHE COULD READ BUT NOT WRITE, SHE WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA, HER FATHER WAS BORN IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND HER MOTHER WAS BORN IN NORTH CAROLINA.

THE DEATH DATE FOR ROBERT J. LUTHER IS UNKNOWN.

THE DEATH DATE FOR MARY J. LUTHER IS UNKNOWN.

PLEASE REPLY IF YOU HAVE MORE INFORMATION ON THIS FAMILY.

THANK YOU

ROBIN LUTHER


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