Joseph Forkner

M, b. circa 1766
  • Marriage*: Joseph Forkner married (?) Forkner.
  • Birth*: Joseph Forkner was born circa 1766 at NC.
  • He was the son of William Faulkner and (?) Falconar.
  • Deed*: Joseph Forkner recorded a deed on 18 December 1799 at Surry Co., NC. Joseph was granted 50 acres by the State of N.C. on the south side of Cadles Creek.1
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 20 December 1803 at Surry Co., NC. Joseph was granted 100 acres by the State of N.C.2
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 9 January 1808 at Surry Co., NC. Joseph purchases 50 acres for $200 from William Fields.3
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1810 at Surry Co., NC. In Joseph's household, he is between 26 and 44 years old as is his wife. There are four white males born between 1800 and 1810. There are two white males born between 1795 and 1800. There is one white female born between 1795 and 1800. And, there is one slave.4
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 4 April 1812 at Surry Co., NC. Joseph sells 200 acres for $250 to John Davis. The property adjoins Lewis Forkner's line.5
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 11 December 1850 at Panola Co., MS. Not sure that this is the same Joseph. However, he is approx. the same age and this family did imigrate to Miss. Joseph is 86 years old and was born in N.C. Living with him is Nancy Falkner, age 34 born in Alabama. Also living with him is Lucinda Falkner, age 5 born in Mississippi.6

Family: (?) Forkner

  • Marriage*: He married (?) Forkner.

Citations

  1. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book I, page 260.
  2. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book K, page 458.
  3. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book N, page 137.
  4. [S1471] 1810 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book N, page 136.
  6. [S654] 1850 Panola Co., Miss. Census.

Joseph Forkner

M, b. 7 July 1807

Family: Sarah "Sally" Samuel b. 1805

Citations

  1. [S1191] 1850 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  3. [S1313] 1860 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S1466] 1870 Surry Co., N.C. Census.

Joseph Forkner

M, b. 13 September 1832, d. 19 February 1864

Family: Mary Ann Nichols b. 13 Feb 1840, d. 1 Jun 1920

Citations

  1. [S1558] 1860 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  2. [S1559] Letter, Dana Allred to John L. Faulkner, 19 March 2011.
  3. [S1560] 1850 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  4. [S1561] Unknown subject, Civil War Service Records - Union - Tenn.
  5. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph Benjamin Forkner1,2

M, b. 5 April 1874, d. 28 February 1948

Family: Lillie Frances Stephens b. 12 Apr 1889, d. 13 Mar 1951

Citations

  1. [S1468] 1880 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Rev. Joseph Franklin Forkner1,2,3

M, b. 29 June 1868, d. 17 June 1949

Family: Margaret Scott b. 30 Nov 1871, d. 4 Feb 1929

Citations

  1. [S1564] 1880 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  2. [S1568] Unknown volume, Tennessee Marriages 1796 - 1950, unknown repository.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph M. Forkner1

M, b. 27 December 1873, d. 21 July 1932

Family: Sarah Ann Cossey b. 1872, d. 4 Apr 1914

Citations

  1. [S1574] 1880 Laclede Co., Mo. Census.
  2. [S1022] Unknown author, Missouri Marriage Records 1805 - 2002.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph Nathaniel Forkner

M, b. circa 1778, d. after 17 March 1836
  • Birth*: Joseph Nathaniel Forkner was born circa 1778 at NC.
  • He was the son of Lewis Sr. Forkner and Violet Porter.
  • Marriage*: Joseph Nathaniel Forkner married Peggy (?) circa 1800.1
  • Deed*: Joseph Nathaniel Forkner recorded a deed on 10 February 1800 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis sells to Joseph Forkner for 50 pounds 150 acres on Cadle Creek being part of tract purchased from John Bartlett.2
  • Death*: He died after 17 March 1836 at Surry Co., NC.1

Family: Peggy (?) b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S1845] Surry Co., N.C. Will unknown file number.
  2. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book H, page 263.

Joseph Robert Forkner1,2,3

M, b. 19 April 1849, d. 11 June 1900

Family: Sally Ann Inman b. 6 Sep 1856, d. 13 Feb 1930

Citations

  1. [S1191] 1850 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1468] 1880 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  4. [S1469] 1900 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S1314] Unknown volume, Surry Co., N.C. Death Certificate, unknown repository.

Joseph Wilson Forkner1,2

M, b. 5 October 1867, d. 8 September 1922

Family: Lucinda "Lucy" Ada Nesmith b. 11 Oct 1864, d. 29 Jan 1939

Citations

  1. [S1576] 1870 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  2. [S1564] 1880 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  4. [S1577] 1900 Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory.

Josephine Forkner1

F, b. April 1899

Citations

  1. [S1577] 1900 Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory.

Joshua Forkner1

M, b. circa 1838, d. 9 December 1864

Citations

  1. [S1832] 1850 Henry Co., Ind. Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Josiah Forkner1

M, b. 14 June 1856, d. 6 February 1858

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Julia Elizabeth Forkner1,2

F, b. 29 August 1877, d. 19 March 1960

Family: John Rhea Johnston b. 5 Feb 1876, d. 17 Aug 1950

Citations

  1. [S1564] 1880 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  3. [S1481] Unknown volume, Tennessee State Marriages 1780 - 2002, unknown repository.

Julia Lee Forkner1

F, b. September 1894

Citations

  1. [S1577] 1900 Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory.

Karey Forkner

F, b. circa 1772

Family: (?) Harris b. c 1770

Katie Forkner1

F, b. circa 1875, d. 25 January 1940

Family: David Longridge b. 8 Mar 1862, d. 31 Mar 1914

Citations

  1. [S1468] 1880 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1096] Unknown volume, Burke Co., N.C. Death Certificate, unknown repository.
  4. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Lavinia Forkner1

F, b. circa 1838

Citations

  1. [S16] 1850 Bradley Co., Tn. Census.

Lawrence Forkner

M, b. circa 1803, d. January 1891
  • Birth*: Lawrence Forkner was born circa 1803 at Surry Co., NC.
  • He was the son of Thomas Forkner and Martha Patsy Lawrence.
  • Marriage*: Lawrence Forkner married Jestuana Golden on 22 May 1826 at Surry Co., NC; Lawrence Forkner married Jesten Golden 22 May 1826 in Surry Co., N.C.. John McGilvary was bondsman.1,2
  • Census: Lawrence Forkner appeared on the census of 1830 at Roane Co., TN. He and his wife are listed with one child under 5 years old. He is indexed as Lawrence Fathner.3
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 18 September 1850 at District 3, Monroe Co., TN. Laurena Herkner(as indexed by Ancestry.com) is 46 years old. He is a farmer and has real estate valued at $2,000.4
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of July 1860 at Monroe Co., TN. Lawrence Forkner is 56 years old and a farmer. He and Justeen were both born in N.C. Lawrence states that his real estate is valued at $6,000 and his personal property is $6,000.5
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 9 June 1880 at District 2, Monroe Co., TN. Lawrence is 76 years old. He has remarried and his wife is now Eliza, age 33, born in Tenn.6
  • Death*: He died in January 1891 at Monroe Co., TN.7
  • Burial*: He was buried after January 1891 at Forkner Cemetery, Monroe Co., TN.7

Family: Jestuana Golden b. c 1805, d. 20 May 1879

  • Marriage*: He married Jestuana Golden on 22 May 1826 at Surry Co., NC; Lawrence Forkner married Jesten Golden 22 May 1826 in Surry Co., N.C.. John McGilvary was bondsman.1,2

Citations

  1. [S200] Mona Forkner Paulas, The Forkner Clan Vol II, page 235.
  2. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number, page 2626 bond #144496.
  3. [S1562] 1830 Roane Co., Tenn. Census.
  4. [S1560] 1850 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  5. [S1558] 1860 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census, pg 312.
  6. [S1564] 1880 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  7. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Lawrence Forkner1

M, b. circa 1857

Citations

  1. [S1558] 1860 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.

Lawrence A. Forkner1

M, b. 7 February 1839, d. 30 August 1881

Family: Nancy Clara Johnston b. 8 Aug 1845, d. 8 Mar 1889

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  2. [S1564] 1880 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  3. [S1559] Letter, Dana Allred to John L. Faulkner, 19 March 2011, 27 March 2011.
  4. [S1568] Unknown volume, Tennessee Marriages 1796 - 1950, unknown repository.

Lawrence Larue Forkner1

M, b. 21 January 1868, d. 24 March 1937

Citations

  1. [S1847] 1870 Henry Co., Ind. Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Lawrence Monroe Forkner1

M, b. 23 April 1854, d. 30 December 1943

Family: Melvina Sands b. 13 Nov 1855, d. 30 Dec 1923

Citations

  1. [S1558] 1860 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  2. [S1567] 1900 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  4. [S1564] 1880 Monroe Co., Tenn. Census.
  5. [S1568] Unknown volume, Tennessee Marriages 1796 - 1950, unknown repository.

Lemina P. Forkner1

F, b. circa 1866

Citations

  1. [S1574] 1880 Laclede Co., Mo. Census.

Leonadis Olander Forkner1

M, b. circa 1864, d. 24 February 1944

Family: Matilda Anna L. McManus b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S1574] 1880 Laclede Co., Mo. Census.
  2. [S1022] Unknown author, Missouri Marriage Records 1805 - 2002.

Lewis Forkner

M, b. circa 1777

Citations

  1. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book F, page 51.

Lewis Forkner

M, b. circa 1810

Family: Elizabeth Eaton b. c 1810

Lewis Jefferson Forkner1

M, b. 16 February 1875, d. 3 March 1928
  • Birth*: Lewis Jefferson Forkner was born on 16 February 1875 at KS.1
  • He was the son of Richard A. Forkner and Delpha A. Pritchett.1
  • Census*: Lewis Jefferson Forkner appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Mariposa Co., CA. Louis J. is 35 years old and single. He is employed as a laborer and is living a couple of doors away from his uncle Isaac Forkner and his family.2
  • Death*: He died on 3 March 1928 at Curry Co., OR, at age 53 .

Citations

  1. [S1980] 1880 Davis Co., Ks. Census.
  2. [S1986] 1910 Mariposa Co., Calif. Census.

Lewis Jr. Forkner

M, b. circa 1782, d. 1817

Lewis Sr. Forkner

M, b. 1754, d. 1818
  • Birth*: Lewis Sr. Forkner was born in 1754 at NC.
  • He was the son of William Faulkner and (?) Falconar.
  • Marriage*: Lewis Sr. Forkner married Violet Porter circa 1775.
  • Deed*: Lewis Sr. Forkner recorded a deed on 27 December 1794 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis Forkner, Edmond Hodges, and Obed Baker, Elders of the Baptist Church in the Hollow Settlement were given 10 acres of land on Loville Creek at t he middle fork of Ararat River. The land is contained in a tract granted to Charles Word by the State of N.C.. The land was given in consideration of the real desire he has to promote the worship of the only true God and the encouragement of schools of useful knowledge.1
  • (Witness) Deed: He witnessed the deed of Thomas Adams Word on 27 December 1794 at Surry Co., NC; He deeded to Lewis Forkner, Edmund Hodges, and Obediah Baker, Elders of Baptist Church in Hollow Settlement, for the "desire said Word has to promote worship of the only true God and encouragement of Schools of Knowledge," 10 acres on Lovins Creek, middle fork of Tarrarat River, Donaldsons School House Branch; part of state grant to Charles Word (specifies Elders give free priviledge for worship of God of other established churches except when in use by Baptists, to keep up Schools and by no means erect Dwelling houses, houses of public drinking places or any other practice of immorality). Wit: richard Laurance, Matthew Davis, John McKinney, Sr.(There are loose estates papers at the NC Archives.)2
  • Deed*: Lewis Sr. Forkner recorded a deed on 20 July 1795 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis Forkner purchased 100 acres from David Humphreys for 150 pounds Virginia Currency. The property was formerly property of Thomas Smith by deed 3 Apr 1780 on waters of Renfroe Creek where public waggon road crosses said creek. Wit: Benjamin Humphreys and Thomas A. Word.3
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 9 July 1798 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis purchased from Solomon Lowry a house and fifty acres of land on Cadler Creek for 100 pounds.4
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 1800 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis is over 45 year of age. His wife is also older than 45. Living with him are 4 males. Two are between 16 and 26 years old. One is between 10 and 16 years of age and one is under 10. There are two females under 10 and one between the ages of 10 and 16.5
  • Deed*: He recorded a deed on 10 February 1800 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis sells to Joseph Forkner for 50 pounds 150 acres on Cadle Creek being part of tract purchased from John Bartlett.6
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 3 March 1801 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis purchased from William Word for $150, 30 acres on the east side of Ararat River at the middle fork.7
  • Marriage*: He married Mary Nunns on 23 May 1807 at Stokes Co., NC.8,9
  • Death*: Lewis Sr. Forkner died in 1818 at Logan Co., KY.

Family 1: Violet Porter d. c Apr 1806

Family 2: Mary Nunns

  • Marriage*: Lewis Sr. Forkner married Mary Nunns on 23 May 1807 at Stokes Co., NC.8,9

Citations

  1. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book F, page 173.
  2. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827.
  3. [S264] Mrs. W. O. Absher, Surry County, N.C. Deeds Books D, E, and F 1779-1797.
  4. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book H, page 88.
  5. [S403] 1800 Surry Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book H, page 263.
  7. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book I, page 279.
  8. [S200] Mona Forkner Paulas, The Forkner Clan Vol II.
  9. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.

Lottie Forkner1

F, b. May 1886

Citations

  1. [S1985] 1900 Humbolt Co., Ca. Census.