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Re: StephenB: Yancey Lived Avery Co.
Posted by: Sandra Allen Fender Date: June 19, 2000 at 12:46:55
In Reply to: StephenB: Yancey Lived Avery Co. by Ray grindstaff of 873

This family seems to have lived in the section of Yancey that later became Mitchell County, so I don't have much hope that I will find anything in Yancey death records, however I will check. There is an article in "Heritage of the Toe River Valley" about them. It is too long and complicated to type, so send me your mailing address and I will copy for you.
Below is a list of the children from the 1850 & 60 Yancey census. Birthdate is based on 1850.
Maiden name of Sarah is from before mentioned article.
Sandra
fender@hci.net
Individual Summary - 19 Jun 2000
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Name:       Isaac GRINDSTAFF
Sex:       Male

Individual Facts
Birth       abt 1812       North Carolina

Marriages/Children
1. Sarah HOILMAN
Marriage       unknown
Children       Susannah "Anna" GRINDSTAFF (abt 1839 - )
       Cynthia GRINDSTAFF (abt 1840 - )
       John GRINDSTAFF (abt 1845 - )
       Kisiah GRINDSTAFF (abt 1846 - )
       Mary GRINDSTAFF (abt 1847 - )
       Henry GRINDSTAFF (abt 1849 - )
       Stephen GRINDSTAFF (abt 1852 - )
       Mira GRINDSTAFF (abt 1854 - )
       Joseph GRINDSTAFF (abt 1856 - )
       Job GRINDSTAFF (abt 1858 - )

Notes (Individual)
General: 1850 Yancey County census, Isaac Grindstaff is age 36, farmer, 150 in real estate, born in NC. The family lives at Yancey # 673. Names of neighbors are: other Grindstaffs, Willis, Thomas & Ledford.
1860 Yancey County census, Isaac Grindstaff is age 48. They live at # 1084 in the Ledger section.



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