Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: North Carolina: Alexander County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Elk Shoals Creek Location
Posted by: Beau Bowen Date: July 24, 2000 at 12:39:00
In Reply to: Elk Shoals Creek Location by Carol Snoddy Byler of 288

Elk Shoals Creek is along the border between Alexander and Iredell Counties. It is within Alexander county, but this area was formerly part of Iredell County before Alexander country was created.

I have a fragment of a map that shows the folloing families on Elk Shoals c. 1800

James McCorkle
Gabriel Alexander
John Ireland
Allen Alexander
Thomas (?) Snoddy
Wm. Ireland
Joseph Steele
Robert Murdock

This is near to the Houston Ferry Rd that follow the present county line. The Marvin M. E. church is near by as well, as is the Elk Shoal Academy.

I have information about David Alexander, probably son of Allen Alexander.

Beau@netgsi.com


Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/nc/alexander/messages/37.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network