I have a 10 page book. "Whitfield Family Record" compiled by Cecil F. Outlaw in 1929 Dunn, N.C.
It starts with the following:
Mathew Whitfield, according to Fitzlaugh Whitfield's record, was son of Sir Thomas Whitfield who was knighted in 1666. The Whitfields came from Lancashire, England, originally. Isle of Wight Deed Book 1704- 1715, p. 115, Mathew Whitfiled, of Nansemond Co., Va., and wife Picilla, daughter of John Lawrence, 1708.
It lists two children Elizabeth married John Smith (certain)
William Whitfield I, born @1690 He married an Elizabeth Goodman.
reference is made to a Mrs. Hardcastle's record. who Mrs. H is???
Mrs. H's records state's William and wife were murdered by Indians Mrs. H refers to him as Sir William
The book lists 12 children.
Jumping ahead 200 years my ancestor is Nancy Catherine Outlwas d/o Joseph Whitfield Outlaw and Elizabeth Ann Simmons. my ancestor
This book contains the will of William Whitfield II, s/o William I and Elizabeth Goodman. Willian II was recorded april 6, 1795. P 101 Wayne Co. Records Vol. I wills A-Z 1805.
Hope this helps
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