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Re: Robert Wallace- NC- early 1800's
Posted by: Joe Pearce Date: June 19, 2001 at 18:06:33
In Reply to: Re: Robert Wallace- NC- early 1800's by June Gordon of 11738

Hi,
I see you are interested in Robert Wallace who married Esther West. Here is what I have.

Descendants of Robert Wallace


Generation No. 1

1. ROBERT3 WALLACE (ROBERT (WALLICE)2, ROBERT1) was born Abt. 1650, and died 1737 in Core Sound, Carteret Co., NC. He married ESTHER WEST.
       
Children of ROBERT WALLACE and ESTHER WEST are:
       i.       JOSEPH4 WALLACE, b. Abt. 1720.
       ii.       JOHN WALLACE, b. Abt. 1722; d. 1768; m. (1) ELIZABETH GASKILL; m. (2) MARY.
       iii.       MARY WALLACE, b. Abt. 1725; m. VALENTINE WADE.
       iv.       MIRIAM WALLACE, b. Abt. 1727; m. OVERTON (OVERMAN).
2.       v.       ANN WALLACE, b. Abt. 1728, Carteret County, NC; d. August 03, 1793.
3.       vi.       DAVID B. WALLACE, b. October 14, 1735, Ocracoke Island, Carteret County, North Carolina; d. May 21, 1808, Carteret County, North Carolina.


Generation No. 2

2. ANN4 WALLACE (ROBERT3, ROBERT (WALLICE)2, ROBERT1) was born Abt. 1728 in Carteret County, NC, and died August 03, 1793. She married JAMES NELSON 1748 in Carteret County, NC, son of JOHN NELSON and ANN BELL. He was born Abt. 1723 in Carteret County, North Carolina, and died August 03, 1793 in Carteret County, North Carolina.

Notes for JAMES NELSON:
In 1746 James' father gave him all of the Hunting Quarters Plantation, reserving a lifetime right to a homeplace and 1/2 of the land for himself and his wife.

James' life centered on Hunting Quarters and the lands at Core Banks,
       
Children of ANN WALLACE and JAMES NELSON are:
       i.       SARAH5 NELSON, m. GEORGE STYRON,3; d. 1803.
       ii.       ANN NELSON, m. TAYLOR.
       iii.       THOMAS NELSON, 1, d. Bef. December 12, 1750; m. ELIZABETH.

Notes for THOMAS NELSON, 1:
Thomas(1) owened Portsmouth Island then known as Portsmouth towne, as well as other land along Core banks. From evidence from his estate records he was a man of means. He died pre December 12, 1750. In 1752 his father John Nelson, Jr. sold Portsmouth Island to John Kersey.

       iv.       CATHRANE NELSON.
       v.       ESTHER NELSON, m. JOHN STYRON, 2; b. Abt. 1750, Carteret County, North Carolina; d. 1823, Carteret County, North Carolina.
       vi.       ELIZABETH NELSON, m. (1) THOMAS AUSTIN; m. (2) HAMILTON.
       vii.       ROBERT NELSON, b. Abt. 1750; d. 1796.

Notes for ROBERT NELSON:
Never Married.

       viii.       WILLIAM NELSON1, b. 1750, North Carolina; d. July 1823, Carteret County, North Carolina; m. ELIZABETH BARRINGTON, Abt. 1773; b. Abt. 1745.

More About WILLIAM NELSON:
Burial: Carteret County, North Carolina

       ix.       MIRIAM NELSON, b. Abt. 1758, Hunting Quarter, Cartert County, NC; d. September 05, 1828, Marengo County, Alabama; m. ASA BISHOP, March 31, 1781, Sussex county, VA; b. December 10, 1753, Sussex County, Virginia2; d. Abt. July 1841, Marengo County, Alabama.


3. DAVID B.4 WALLACE (ROBERT3, ROBERT (WALLICE)2, ROBERT1) was born October 14, 1735 in Ocracoke Island, Carteret County, North Carolina, and died May 21, 1808 in Carteret County, North Carolina. He married MARY (WILLIS) WILLISTON 1754.
       
Children of DAVID WALLACE and MARY WILLISTON are:
       i.       MARY5 WALLACE.
       ii.       ANNA WALLACE, m. BENJAMIN BORDEN.
       iii.       ESTHER WALLACE, m. (1) JOHN EASTON; m. (2) JOSEPH BORDEN.
       iv.       JOSEPH WALLACE, m. MARIAN.
       v.       ROBERT WALLACE, m. HANNAH WALLACE.
       vi.       JAMES WALLACE, m. JANE.
       vii.       DAVID WALLACE, m. JANET EMORY.


Endnotes

1. The Heritage of Carteret County, North Carolina, Vol. I, 353.
2. The Heritage of Carteret County, North Carolina, Vol. II, Page 215.






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