Ephraim Falkner

M, b. circa 1742, d. after April 1792
  • Birth*: Ephraim Falkner was born circa 1742 at MD.
  • He was the son of Francis Faulkner.
  • Marriage*: Ephraim Falkner married Elizabeth (?) circa 1765 at NC.1
  • Census*: Ephraim Falkner appeared on the census of 1790 at Cumberland Co., NC. Ephraim had living with him 3 white males under 16 years of age and 5 white females. No slaves.2
  • Will*: He left a will on 11 March 1792 at Cumberland Co., NC. In the name of God amen. I Ephraim Falkner of the state of N. Carolina, Cumberland County being very weak in body but perfect mind and memory thanks be given unto God. Calling into mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it was appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my last will and testament that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hands of almighty God that give it and my body I recommend to the earth be buried in decent Christian Burial at the discretion of my executors not doubting but at the general resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty power of God and so touching such worldly estate wherewith it has been pleased God to bless me in this life. I give dismiss and dispose in the same in the following manner and form.
    First I give and bequeath unto Elizabeth my dearly beloved wife the land where __________ and all the rest of my property during her life and widowhood. I give and bequeath unto my son Ephraim one hundred and fifty acres of land including the plantation and the rest of my property to be equally divided among the whold of my children. I leave Neil Shaw executor with Elizabeth my wife as witness my hand and seal this 11th day of March 1792. Signed Ephraim Falkner (his mark) and witnessed by William Averat and Danial Shaw.1
  • Death*: He died after April 1792 at Cumberland Co., NC.1

Family: Elizabeth (?) b. c 1745

Citations

  1. [S1437] Cumberland Co., N.C. Wills unknown file number.
  2. [S53] 1790 Cumberland Co., N.C. Census.

Ephraim Falkner1

M, b. circa 1766

Citations

  1. [S1437] Cumberland Co., N.C. Wills unknown file number.

Ernestine Falkner1

F, b. 3 December 1922, d. 2 May 2011

Ernestine Falkner
  • Birth*: Ernestine Falkner was born on 3 December 1922 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Horace Eugene Falkner and Lonie Bryant Nelson.1
  • Marriage*: Ernestine Falkner married Sherman Edwin Wilson on 1 July 1943 at Paris, TX.3,4
  • Death*: Ernestine Falkner died on 2 May 2011 at Roxboro, Person Co., NC, at age 88 .5
  • Obituary: On 3 May 2011 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC, ROXBORO - Ernestine Falkner Wilson, age 88, of 318 Reade Drive, died Monday, May 2, 2011, at Cantebury
    House in Roxboro. Born in Vance County, she was the daughter of the late Horace Eugene and Lonie Nelson Falkner and wife of the late Sherman Edwin Wilson Sr. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Donna Wilson Alley; and two brothers, Horace E. Falkner Jr. and L. Nelson "Pete" Falkner.
    Mrs. Wilson was a member of Roxboro Baptist Church. She was also a past member of Eastern Star and the Women's Auxiliary for VFW.
    Survivors include a son, Sherman Edwin Wilson Jr. and wife, Wanda, of Henderson; a daughter, Tina Wilson Adams and husband, Ron, of Fuquay-Varina; 10 grandchildren, Jay Bolick, Tanya Parker, Keith Bolick, Jason Adams, Tory Klinedinst, Lindsay Adams, Felix Alley IV, Michael Alley, Christie Wilson and Dale Wilson; 14 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Calvin Falkner and wife, Margie, of Henderson.
    The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2011, at Roxboro Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. DuPre Sanders officiating. Burial will be in the Person Memorial Cemetery.5

Family: Sherman Edwin Wilson b. 17 Jul 1918, d. 18 Aug 1986

Citations

  1. [S545] 1930 Vance Co., N.C. Census, page 105.
  2. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  3. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.
  4. [S229] Henderson Daily Dispatch.
  5. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 3 May 2011.

Estelle Falkner

F, b. 25 December 1908, d. 20 October 1990

Family: William James Burnette b. 15 Aug 1907, d. 15 Jul 1969

Citations

  1. [S849] Unknown author, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908 -2004.
  2. [S132] 1910 Franklin Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S180] Unknown volume, Franklin Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Franklin Co, NC Courthouse.
  4. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.

Ethel B. Falkner

F, b. April 1890, d. 14 June 1911
  • Marriage*: Ethel B. Falkner married Not married (?)
  • Birth*: Ethel B. Falkner was born in April 1890 at Vance Co., NC.
  • She was the daughter of Richard Pierce Falkner and Elizabeth Frances Hoyle.
  • Census*: Ethel B. Falkner appeared on the census of 19 April 1910 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC. Ethel B. is 18 yrs old, is single and has never been married but has had one child. Also listed is a grand-son of R.P. and Elizabeth. I assume he is Ethel's son. She is working as a Winder in a Cotton Mill.1
  • Death*: She died on 14 June 1911 at Vance Co., NC, at age 21 .2

Family: Not married (?)

Citations

  1. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S242] Henderson Gold Leaf, 22 Jun 1911.

Etta Jane Falkner

F, b. 7 February 1869, d. 14 July 1933

Etta Jane Falkner
  • Birth*: Etta Jane Falkner was born on 7 February 1869 at Warren Co., NC; Birth date from toombstone in Union Chapel Cemetery.1
  • She was the daughter of Henry Falkner and Mary Ann Ball.
  • Census*: Etta Jane Falkner appeared on the census of 3 June 1880 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. She is 12 yrs. old.2
  • Marriage*: She married Osceola Young Williams, son of Elizabeth Williams, on 25 December 1895 at Vance Co., NC; O.Y. Williams, 28, married Etta J. Faulkner, 23 on 25 Dec 1895. Married at J.C. Shorts residence; wit: W.F. Robertson, A.B. Faulkner, and O.A. Faulkner.3
  • Census: Etta Jane Falkner appeared on the census of 21 June 1900 at East Kittrell, Vance Co., NC. Etta J. is 30 years old. The census states she was born in Feb 1870. She has been married for four years. She has had 3 children and they are still living and listed in the census. Her husband's mother Amanda Williams is living with them. She was born in Aug 1849 and is widowed. She had two children and they are still living.4
  • Census: She appeared on the census of 30 January 1920 at Sandy Creek, Vance Co., NC. Etta J. is 51 years old.5
  • Death*: She died on 14 July 1933 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC, at age 64 .6

Family: Osceola Young Williams b. 5 Aug 1867, d. 27 Aug 1949

Citations

  1. [S1171] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census, pg 103b.
  3. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  4. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate: Vol 20, page 82, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

Eugene Falkner

M, b. 5 October 1868, d. 16 July 1951

Family: Mary Kay Kate Mustian b. 29 Jul 1877, d. 21 Apr 1946

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  3. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census.

Eugene Falkner1

M, b. circa 1862

Citations

  1. [S1887] 1870 Arkansas Co., Ark. Census.
  2. [S1888] 1880 Marshall Co., Miss. Census.

Evalina Tabitha Falkner1

F, b. 14 June 1879, d. 11 November 1945

Family: Robert Lee Reynolds b. 17 Jan 1869, d. 25 Jan 1949

Citations

  1. [S263] Maria P. Faulkner, "Descendents of Ford Falkner", Ancestral File.
  2. [S577] 1880 Lee Co., Ala. Census.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  4. [S2422] Unknown volume, Georgia Marriages from Select Counties 1828-1878, www.Ancestry.com.
  5. [S1438] 1900 Muscogee Co., GA Census.
  6. [S757] Unknown compiler, "Georgia Deaths 1919 - 1998", Ancestral File.

Female Falkner

F, b. circa 1814

Female Falkner

F, b. circa 1816

Female Falkner1

F, b. circa 1809

Citations

  1. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census.

Female Falkner1

F, b. between 1810 and 1820

Citations

  1. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census.

Female Falkner1

F, b. between 1810 and 1820

Citations

  1. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census.

Female Falkner1

F, b. between 1810 and 1820

Citations

  1. [S278] 1820 Orange Co., N.C. Census.

Female Falkner1

F, b. between 1815 and 1820

Citations

  1. [S278] 1820 Orange Co., N.C. Census.

female Falkner1,2

F, b. between 1820 and 1825

Citations

  1. [S25] 1830 Franklin Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S113] 1840 Franklin Co., N.C. Census.

Florence Falkner

F, b. 22 June 1877, d. 22 January 1974

Family: William Foster Robertson b. Aug 1869, d. 13 Sep 1918

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census, pg 114.
  3. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  4. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census, pg 276a.
  5. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census, pg 160a.

Florence Lane Falkner1

F, b. 16 July 1911, d. 11 September 2006

Florence Lane Falkner
  • Birth*: Florence Lane Falkner was born on 16 July 1911 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC.2
  • She was the daughter of Hamilton Overton Hammie Falkner and Eugenia Alice Hicks.
  • Marriage*: Florence Lane Falkner married Robert Lee Oakley on 4 December 1935 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC.3,4
  • Death*: Florence Lane Falkner died on 11 September 2006 at Jacksonville, Onslow Co., NC, at age 95 .5
  • Obituary: On 12 September 2006 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC, JACKSONVILLE - Florence Falkner Oakley, of 414 Raintree Road, Jacksonville, N.C., formerly of Henderson, died Monday, Sept. 11, 2006, at her home. Born in Vance County, she was the daughter of the late Hammie Overton and Eugenia Alice Hicks Falkner. She was the widow of Robert Lee Oakley.
    Mrs. Oakley was a homemaker. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, where she served as children's coordinator and pianist of the Elementary Sunday School Department. She also served as secretary of the Sunday School, assisted with the children's choirs, and served on the following church organizations: Cora Hight Memorial, Altar Guild, Work Area on Education, Circle Chairwoman of the United Methodist Women, Administrative Board member and a member of the L&F Club.
    A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 15, 2006, at Elmwood Cemetery, conducted by the Rev. Charles M. Cook.
    Surviving are a daughter, Rebecca Oakley Ellen, and husband Ronald, of Jacksonville, N.C; her grandchildren, Dr. and Mrs. Robert T. Hoyle, of Raleigh, N.C., Mr. and Mrs. Joe R. Barnette Jr., and their children, Robert and Jacob Barnett, of Greensboro, N.C., Chris Ellen of Charlotte, N.C., Angela Ellen and her children, Kody and Kaleb Kroger, of Jacksonville, N.C., and Sarah and Adam Church, and their children, Kohlby and Julia Church, of Jacksonville, N.C. She was preceded in death by three sisters, Mrs. Alice F. Allen, Mrs. Martha F. Mitchell, and Mrs. Mary Gene F. Teiser; and five brothers, Mr. Douglas T. Falkner, Mr. Elvin O. Falkner, Mr. Hamilton H. Falkner, Mr. John Macy Falkner, and Mr. Robert M. Falkner.5

Family: Robert Lee Oakley b. 5 Jan 1910, d. 22 Sep 1976

  • Rebecca Lelia Oakley3

Citations

  1. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  3. [S263] Maria P. Faulkner, "Descendents of Ford Falkner", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  5. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 12 Sep 2006.

Ford Falkner

M, b. circa 1795, d. before May 1852
  • Birth*: Ford Falkner was born circa 1795 at Warren Co., NC.1
  • He was the son of John Faulkner and Hulda Robinson.
  • Marriage*: Ford Falkner married Tabitha Roberson on 25 November 1815 at Granville Co., NC; Ford Fautner married Tabitha Roberson in Granville Co. 25 Nov 1815. Bond number 5350.2
  • Deed: Ford Falkner recorded a deed on 27 June 1816 at Warren Co., NC. Isham Harris Sr. conveys to Ford Fortner for $436.50 145 1/2 acres on waters of Sandy Creek and Pounds Branch adjoining Vaughans corner and Oxford road. Witnessed William Jones, Isham Harris. Signed Isham Harris. Rc Sept. 21, 1816.3
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 20 August 1817 at Warren Co., NC. John Vaughan and Vincent Vaughan of Warren Co. convey to Ford Falkner of Granville Co. for $600 160 acres on Sandy Creek adjoining Mary Greens corner and Allen Wrens corner. Witnessed William Jones, Woodward Vaughan. Signed John Vaughan, V. Vaughan. recorded Dec 23. 1822.4
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1820 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Fortner is between 26-45; 1 male is living with him between the ages of 18-26; There are 4 females under 10 and 1 female 16-26 years old. The four female children were born between 1815 and 1820. They are also listed in the 1830 Census. They are not listed in the 1840 Census Did they Marry? Who were they?5
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 25 January 1823 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Fortner of Warren Co. conveys to John Vandyke for $1300 224 acres on waters of Sandy Creek and Oxford road adjoining Harris old corner. Wit. Denis O'Bryan, Lewis Peace. Signed Ford Fortner. Recorded Sept 20, 1827.6
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 9 January 1824 at Granville Co., NC. Wyatt Short deed to Ford Forkner for land that Wyatt Short and his father bought of Philemon Hawkins, 9 Jan 1824.7
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 1830 at South Regiment, Granville Co., NC. Ford Falconer is between 40 and 50 years old. There is a second male of the same age living with him. There are two males under five years old and two male between 10 and 15. His wife (the oldest female) is between 30 and 40 years old. There are two females under 5, three females between 5 and 10 and one female 10 to 15 years old.8
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 1 July 1830 at Granville Co., NC. Lewis Reaves of Granville Co. conveys to Ford Falkner of Granville Co. $30 for 10 acres on Sandy Creek adjoining said Falkner's line, Col. Phillemon Hawkins line, Vines Shorts line. Wit: James Short, Vines Short. signed Lewis Reaves.9
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 27 March 1834 at Warren Co., NC. John Vandyke of Warren Co. conveys to Ford Fortner of Granville Co. for $1500 270 acres on Sandy Creek and Pounds Branch adjoining Dickersons old line, Harris old corner and Oxford road. Wit. Wm W. Reaves. Signed John Vandyck. Recorded May 17, 1848.10
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1840 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Falkner was born between 1780-1790 and wife born between 1790-1800. They have 6 males and 9 females living with them: MALES: 1810-1820 (1) FEMALES: 1820-1825 (3) 1820-1825 (2) 1825-1830 (1) 1825-1830 (2) 1830-1835 (1) 1830-1835 (3) 1835-1840 (0) 1835-1840 (2) James Falkner is also living in Warren Co. He was born betw 1800-1810. Robert Falkner is living in Warren and he was born betw 1780-1790.11
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 17 January 1842 at Granville Co., NC. Ford Falkner of Warren Co. conveys to Jno D. Hawkins of Franklin Co. $205 for 40 acres on Sandy Creek below Falkner's Mill, corner with Jno D. Hawkins in old road, Dickersons old line, Frank Hawkins corner. Falkner reserves the right to build new mill upon Sandy Creek but agrees not to build new dam so high as to impeed wheels of new mill Hawkins intends to build. IF drowns any of Hawkins land Falkner pays $5 per acre flooded. Wit: William D. Ball, Frank Hawkins. Signed Ford Falkner.12
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 17 January 1842 at Granville Co., NC. Ford Falkner of Warren Co. conveys to Jno D. Hawkins of Franklin Co. $400 for 130 1/2 acres on Sandy Creek where said Falkner formerly lived, Rocky Ridge, Frank Hawkins Line, James Shorts corner, Lucky Shorts spring. Tract purchased of Lewis Reaves. Witt: William D. Ball, Frank Hawkins. signed Ford Falkner.13
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 17 January 1842 at Warren Co., NC. Jno D. Hawkins of Franklin Co. conveys to Ford Falkner of Warren Co. 218 acres on Pounds Branch and James Balls line. Wit. James Garret, William Pardue. Signed D. Hawkins. Recorded May 20, 1846.14
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 5 October 1848 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Falkner of Warren Co. conveys to James Ball (Rin# 1606) of Warren Co. for $50 tract of 5 acres on waters of Sandy Creek and Pounds Branch where it crosses public road and adjoining Ball. Wit: Jno D. Hawkins.15
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 22 July 1850 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. Ford Forkner is 55 years old and living with his wife Tabetha and children including Martha age 14. Occupation is farmer.16
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 7 June 1851 at Warren Co., NC. Warren Co., N.C. Deed Book 31 page 66: June 7, 1851. Ford Falkner conveys to Robert Falkner for $2 2 acres around the house where he now lives. Wit. Jno D. Hawkins, Jos B. Hawkins. Signed Ford Falkner. Recorded Sept 29, 1854.17
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 7 June 1851 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Falkner conveys to his sons Wm and Rufus for natural love and affection balance of tract purchased of John D. Hawkins on Pounds Branch after cutting off James Falkner and Robert Falkners land. William Falkner to have 1/2 adjoining James Falkner. Rufus to have 1/2 where he now lives. Wit. John D. Hawkins Jurat. Signed Ford Falkner. Recorded Oct. 20, 1852.18
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 7 June 1851 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Falkner conveys to James Falkner 50 acres on Pounds Branch adjoining John D. Hawkins except 2 acres around Bob Falkners house. Witnessed John D. Hawkins Jurat, Jos B. Hawkins. Signed Ford Falkner.19
  • Death*: He died before May 1852 at Warren Co., NC. Ford Falkner Estate. Administration granted to Tabitha Falkner, May Court 1852. Inventory and Account of sale by the Admrx. Feb Court 1853.20
  • Deed: He recorded a deed in August 1852 at Warren Co., NC. Tabitha Falkener petitioned for her year's provisions, Aug Court 1852, Feb Court 1856, and petitioned the heirs of the deceased for her dower, Nov Court 1852, and Feb Court 1853. Publication was made for the out-of-state defendents, Nov court 1852. Ford Falkener petitioned Tabitha Falkener (admrx of the dec'd), Nov Court 1853, May Court 1854. The admrx. petitioned the heirs for the sale of land, Feb court 1854, May court 1854, May Court 1855 and Nov Court 1855. The death of Margaret Champion (wife of Claiborne Champion) was suggested, May Court 1854, and the names of children were added to the suit, namely Alexander Champion, James Champion, Louiza Champion, Mary F. Champion and William Champion.21
  • Deed: He recorded a deed in May 1854 at Warren Co., NC. Tabitha Fortner, admrx., petitioned the heirs of the dec'd for a sale of land, May Court 1854. Record reveals that the non-resident defendents were Stateny Champion, Plummer Fortner, William D. Ball and wife Milly, and John Tate and wife Sally. Year's provisions allotted to the widow Tabitha Fortner, Nov Court 1855. Accounts ordered examined with the admrx., Nov Court, 1855, Feb Court 1856.22
  • Deed*: He recorded a deed on 20 August 1854 at Warren Co., NC. Warren Co., N.C. Deed Book 31 page 283: Aug 20, 1854, Tabetha Falkner adm of Ford Falkner decd and Ford Falkner son of Ford Falkner decd. Ford Falkner died intestate leaving more debts than personal property could pay. Witnessed Ford H. Foster, John D. Hawkins. Signed Tabetha Falkner.23

Family: Tabitha Roberson b. c 1800, d. 18 Dec 1879

Citations

  1. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census, pg 2.
  2. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number.
  3. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 20, pg 68 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 22, page 333 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  5. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census, pg 812.
  6. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 25, page 153 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  7. [S153] Gwynn. Zae Hargett, Kinfolks of Granville County, N.C. 1765-1826, pg 255.
  8. [S239] 1830 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  9. [S15] Granville Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book 5, page 102.
  10. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 29, pg 476 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  11. [S115] 1840 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  12. [S15] Granville Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Deed Book 11, page 352.
  13. [S15] Granville Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book 11, page 352.
  14. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 29, page 195 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  15. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 38, pg 285 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  16. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census, page 2.
  17. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 31, pg66 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  18. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 31, pg 76 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  19. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 31, pg 77 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  20. [S206] David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Warren Co., North Carolina 1852-1868, pg 3.
  21. [S206] David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Warren Co., North Carolina 1852-1868, pg 75.
  22. [S206] David B. Gammon, Records of Estates Warren Co., North Carolina 1852-1868, pg 13.
  23. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 31, pg 283 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  24. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  25. [S187] Letter, Maria P. Faulkner to John L. Faulkner, E:Mail dtd 6 May 1997. Info from Maria's aunt Maggie Falkner Hicks.
  26. [S187] Letter, Maria P. Faulkner to John L. Faulkner, E:Mail dated 6 May 1997.
  27. [S187] Letter, Maria P. Faulkner to John L. Faulkner, E:Mail dtd 6 May 1997.

Ford Falkner

M, b. circa 1829, d. 8 November 1864
  • Birth*: Ford Falkner was born circa 1829 at Granville Co., NC.
  • He was the son of Ford Falkner and Tabitha Roberson.
  • Marriage*: Ford Falkner married Martha A. Rudd, daughter of Elijah W. Rudd and Margaret R. Peggy Edwards, on 17 January 1852 at Warren Co., NC; Ford Falkner issued Marriage Bond to marry Martha Rudd 17 Jan 1852. Alpheus H. Ball was witness.1
  • (Witness) Marriage: Ford Falkner witnessed the marriage of George D. Rudd and Martha Ann Falkner on 11 October 1854 at Warren Co., NC; Martha Ann Falkner first married George D. Rudd. George drowned in a millpond in his early twenties about 1856/1857. They had a son George born in 1856. The N.C. Marriage Bond for Martha's marriage to George Rudd was signed by Ford Falkner and Jno W. White.2
  • Deed*: Ford Falkner recorded a deed on 20 December 1855 at Warren Co., NC. This indenture made this 20th day of December A.D. Eighteen hundred and fifty five, by and between Tabby Falkner, Administratrix of Ford Falkner dec'd and her son Ford Falkner all of the county of Warren and state of North Carolina, witnesseth, whereas Tabby Falkner Adminx as aforesaid was authorized to sell the lands of her intestate to pay his debts, by the County Court of Warren and whereas the said Tabby did sell said lands at public sale in two tracts. One tract was purchased by said Ford Falkner, containing ninety two acres, (be the sum more or less, for and in consideration of the just and full sum of two hundred and seventy six dollars in had paid a receipt whereof is fully acknowledged by said Tabby Falkner and upon a report made to said County Court of Warren of this sale and payment of the purchase money said Court ordered that said Tabby as Administratrix aforesaid make title as set forth in this (Deed at their November Court of 1855 - and said land is bounded, beginning at a stake Rufus H. Falkner corner in John D. Hawwkins line on the North side of Sandy Creek and crop said creek just below said Hakins mill to Dickersons old corner a Poplar stump - Thence South by said Dickerson and John D. Hawkins old lines and which is now Finches line in part, to two blazed white oaks Henry Robersons corner upon said Dickersons old line, thence N 64 E to Sandy Creek. Thence down said creek to where old Ford Falkner's spring branch empties into said Creek, thence up said branch to where a small branch empties into it, to a corner Poplar, the Dower corner of said Tabby Falkners, thence along the dower line aforesaid So 71 W 80 poles to 3 pines (Dower corner, thence Nw 20 W 24 poles to a corner to stone, (Dower corner, thence to the beginning. To have and to hold the aforesaid tract of land and all its appertinances to him the said Ford Falkner his heirs and assigns, forever in fee simple, In witness whereof said Tabby Falkner Administratrix as aforesaid and by the decree of said Court as aforesaid have hereunto set her hand and seal, the day and year above written.
    Signed by her mark Tabby Falkner and witness by: Thomas A. Dunn and Alex B. Andrews.3
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of Jane L. Rudd and Richard Edwards on 30 December 1856 at Warren Co., NC.4
  • Milit-Beg*: Ford Falkner began military service on 12 August 1864 at Raleigh, Wake Co., NC, Ford Falkner, Private, served in Co. F, 8th Regmt N.C. State Troops, He conscripted in Wake County on 12 Aug 1864, for the war. Admitted to hospital at Richmond, Va. 30 Sept 1864 for a gunshot wound; however, place and date wounded not reported. Hospital record dated 17 Oct 1864, indicates that one of his legs had been amputed. Died in hospital at Richmond on 8 Nov 1864.5
  • Death*: He died on 8 November 1864 at Richmond, VA.

Family: Martha A. Rudd b. c 1836, d. 9 Mar 1893

Citations

  1. [S1] Warren Co., N.C. Marriage Register.
  2. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number.
  3. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 18, pg 595 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S157] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Marriage Bonds, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S1192] Unknown subject, Civil War Service Records - North Carolina.

Francis Falkner

M, b. circa 1832

Citations

  1. [S65] 1850 Granville Co., N.C. Census.

Franklin Falkner1

M, b. circa 1827

Citations

  1. [S1609] 1850 Tishomingo Co., Miss. Census.

George B. Falkner

M, b. June 1856, d. 19 January 1929
  • Birth*: George B. Falkner was born in June 1856 at Warren Co., NC.
  • He was the son of William Henry Falkner and Frances Green Ball.
  • Census*: George B. Falkner appeared on the census of 23 June 1860 at Warren Co., NC. He is listed as G.B. Fortner, age 4.1
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 15 July 1870 at Henderson, Granville Co., NC. Age 13.2
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 24 June 1880 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. George is 23 years old. He is listed next to his sister Rebecca, age 23, with the notation that they were twins. Their ages are not the same in the 1860 census. They are both living with their parents.3
  • Marriage*: He married Cornelia Abbott, daughter of Phillip G. Abbott and Laura C. "Millie" Edwards, on 16 October 1881 at Vance Co., NC; They were married by Rev. David F. Jones at Mr. Searle's residence. Wit: J.F. Renn, W.A. Jackson, and L.H. Duke. The Rev. David F. Jones was the Minister for the Liberty Christian Church in Epsom.4
  • Census: George B. Falkner appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Sandy Creek, Vance Co., NC. George B. is 43 yrs old and DOB is Jun 1856. He and wife Cornelia have been married 19 years. They indicate they have had only one child and that the child is still living.5
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at Sandy Creek, Vance Co., NC. He is 54, wife Cornelia is 45. They have been married 29 yrs and have had one child. He is a Farmer.6
  • Death*: He died on 19 January 1929 at Sandy Creek, Vance Co., NC, at age 72 . Nathan Brame was informant.7

Family: Cornelia Abbott b. c 1862, d. 19 Mar 1945

Citations

  1. [S5] Warren Co., N.C. 1860 Census, pg 258.
  2. [S68] 1870 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census, pg 126.
  4. [S1092] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage License, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  7. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

Gertrude Falkner1

F, b. 28 February 1885, d. 10 January 1974

Family: Alexander "Sandy" Dickerson b. Jun 1874, d. 20 Jun 1959

Citations

  1. [S263] Maria P. Faulkner, "Descendents of Ford Falkner", Ancestral File.
  2. [S535] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient, 31 Dec 2002.
  3. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  4. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S545] 1930 Vance Co., N.C. Census.

Golden Falkner

M, b. circa 1837, d. 5 June 1923
  • Birth*: Golden Falkner was born circa 1837 at Anson Co., NC.1
  • He was the son of John Falkner and Susan (?)1
  • Census: Golden Falkner appeared on the census of 15 October 1850 at Lanesboro, Anson Co., NC. Golden is 13 years old and living with his parents.1
  • Milit-Beg*: He began military service on 25 February 1862 at Anson Co., NC, Golden Falkner, pvt., Born in Anson Co., N.C. where he resided as a farmer prior to enlisting in Anson Co. at age 20, Feb 25, 1862. Present or accounted for until wounded and captured near Petersburg, Va. , March 25, 1865, Confined at Point Lookout, Md. until released on June 26, 1865, after taking the Oath of Allegiance. 2. From List of Confederate Veterans & Wives Buried in N.C. compiled by MRs. John Scott Wilborn of HIgh Pt., N.C.: Gold.2
  • Marriage*: He married Sarah J. Tadlock on 17 November 1867 at Union Co., NC.3,4
  • Census*: Golden Falkner appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 at Poplar Tent, Cabarrus Co., NC. Gouldin is 40 years old and works in mill.3
  • Death*: He died on 5 June 1923 at Morganton, Burke Co., NC.5

Family: Sarah J. Tadlock b. 14 Nov 1840, d. 30 Apr 1925

Citations

  1. [S1591] 1850 Anson Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S111] Unknown author, North Carolina Troops 1861-1865, pg 384.
  3. [S246] 1880 Cabarrus Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  5. [S1096] Unknown volume, Burke Co., N.C. Death Certificate, unknown repository.

Guy T. Falkner1

M, b. circa 1872

Citations

  1. [S1888] 1880 Marshall Co., Miss. Census.

Hamilton Hicks Falkner1

M, b. 21 February 1916, d. 30 May 2000

Citations

  1. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S849] Unknown author, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908 -2004.

Hamilton Overton Hammie Falkner1

M, b. 5 January 1875, d. 28 April 1942

Family: Eugenia Alice Hicks b. 22 Feb 1880, d. 6 Nov 1940

Citations

  1. [S638] Unknown subject, Draft Registrations World War I.
  2. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census, pg 114.
  3. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census, Vol 84, Ed94, Sheet 5.
  7. [S545] 1930 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  8. [S1059] Unknown volume, Durham Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  9. [S187] Letter, Maria P. Faulkner to John L. Faulkner, E:mail dated 22 Apr 1998.
  10. [S187] Letter, Maria P. Faulkner to John L. Faulkner, E:mail dtd 22 Apr 1998.
  11. [S187] Letter, Maria P. Faulkner to John L. Faulkner.

Hardy Falkner

M, b. circa 1790, d. September 1859
  • Birth*: Hardy Falkner was born circa 1790 at Warren Co., NC.
  • He was the son of John Faulkner and Hulda Robinson.
  • Marriage*: Hardy Falkner married Mary "Polly" Clark, daughter of John Clark and Mary "Polly" (?), on 5 January 1807 at Warren Co., NC; Hardy Falkener married Mary Clark in Warren Co 5 Jan 1807, James Harrison was bondsman and M.D. Johnson was Wit.1
  • Census: Hardy Falkner appeared on the census of 1810 at Warren Co., NC. Hardy first appears in the 1810 Census and is living near his father. His age is between 16 and 25. He has one son born c 1808(under10) and one dau born c 1809(under10). Hardy's wife is in the same age group as Hardy (16 -25).2
  • (Witness) Milit-End: He witnessed the end of military service of James Kearney Clark on 8 January 1815 at Norfolk, VA; Soldier alleges that Harde Falkner took his place as a substitute at the date of his discharge.3
  • Deed: Hardy Falkner recorded a deed on 9 November 1819 at Granville Co., NC. Hardy Falkner conveys to David Moss in trust. Falkner indebted to James Patton & Co. Merchants for $235. Secures with 110 acres. Wit: Henry Dagers, A. Paschall.
    signed Hardy Falkner, D. Moss.4
  • Deed: He recorded a deed on 11 December 1819 at Warren Co., NC. Hardy Fortner, James K. Clark, and Benjamin Clark of Warren Co. convey to Joseph W. Hawkins of Warren Co. for 82 pounds 92 acres on waters of Meones Creek bounded by Joseph W. Hawkins and James Clark. Land Where Mrs. Marrah now lives known as John Clarks old place. Witnessed Wm Montgomery. James T. Starke Jurat. Signed Hardy X Fortner, James K. Clark, Benjamin X Clark.5
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1820 at Warren Co., NC. Hardy is between 26-45; He has the following children in his household: 3 males under 10; 1 male 10-16; 2 females under 10; 1 female 10-16; and 1 female 26-45. NOTE this wife is not Nancy Wren since he married her in 1825.6
  • Deed*: He recorded a deed on 23 February 1822 at Warren Co., NC. With James K. Clark, Bartholomew Falkner and Sallie Clark (Bart's wife) sold approx 80 acres of land on the waters of Anderson Swamp for $340.00 to Thomas Coghill of Granville Co.
  • Marriage*: He married Nancy Renn, daughter of Joseph Renn and Nancy Maddry, on 1 December 1825 at Warren Co., NC.7
  • Census: Hardy Falkner appeared on the census of 1830 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. Hardy is between 40 and 50 years old. One female is between 30 and 40 and one female child is under 5.8
  • Will: He left a will on 3 May 1833 at Warren Co., NC. Harday Fortner was named in the will of Joseph Wren/Renn, father of Nancy, dated 3 May 1833.
    He was given a bed and furniture by Joseph Renn.9
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1840 at Warren Co., NC. Hardy has two females living with him. His wife Nancy Renn and daughter Betsy. There is also a Hardy Falkner listed in the 1840 Census for Haywood Co.,Tenn.10
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 22 July 1850 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. He is a farmer age 60. Born in Warren Co., N.C. His wife is Nancy (Wren), age 57 born in Granville Co. Neither he nor Nancy can read or write. Betsy Forkner, age 25 and John Forkner, age 5 are living with them. John may be Betsy's son?11
  • Death*: He died in September 1859 at Warren Co., NC. H. Fortner, age 70, white male, died Sep 1859 from a dogbite.12

Family 1: Mary "Polly" Clark b. c 1789, d. c 1825

Family 2: Nancy Renn b. c 1793

Citations

  1. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number, pg 2470, bond#160698.
  2. [S23] 1810 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S2485] Unknown subject, War of 1812 Pension Application Index Files.
  4. [S15] Granville Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Bood :Y, page 343.
  5. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, pg 62 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  7. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number, page 2634, bond#160796.
  8. [S152] 1830 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  9. [S55] Warren Co., N.C. Will Book unknown file number.
  10. [S115] 1840 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  11. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census.
  12. [S1622] 1860 Warren Co., N.C. Mortality Schedule.