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Re: Griffin family from N. C. to Gonzales Co., TX. 1870
Posted by: Robin W. Lucas (ID *****8046) Date: September 03, 2002 at 20:04:52
In Reply to: Re: Griffin family from N. C. to Gonzales Co., TX. 1870 by Harriet Lora of 399

Hi Harriet,
William Walker owned land in NC On Yadkin River on Rowan Co. line. Melba just replied to me that his wife Sarah Lambert was a sister to James Lambert.
William Walker served for both NC and SC in Rev. War.
Died 24-April-1822 in Ogelethorpe Co., Ga.
Sarah Lambert Walker died 1-April-1851 in Oglethorpe Co., Ga.
William and Sarah Lambert Walker's daughter married Etheldred Sorrell; son of George Sorrell. George Sorrell b. ca 1742 fought in Rev. War. Appears in NC; owning land in Franklin and Bute Counties. He was awarded land grant 15-Jan-1785 in Wilkes Co., Ga. George Sorrell was married to Elizasbeth Williams d/o Browning Williams.
George Sorell died in Ga. Will probated 1-April-1803 in Greene Co., Ga. Names one daughter in will as "Jane Griffin".
Robin



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