Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


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

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Williams in Buncombe c. 1800
Posted by: Madonna Mahurin (ID *****6862) Date: July 24, 2006 at 10:34:50
In Reply to: Williams in Buncombe c. 1800 by Gordon Smith of 1447

The first settler of Strawberry Plains (Jefferson Co.) TN was reported to be William Williams who "came from Buncombe Co. NC about the year 1808 and acquired 1200 acres of very fine land lying along the Holston River and including what is now the little town of Strawberry Plains". This info is posted on the Jefferson Co. TN website. My husband's ancestor, Leah Williams, married Howel Cobb in Jefferson Co. TN in 1811. I don't know how the two are connected.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/nc/buncombe/messages/1099.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

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