Link/Carter Abbeville SC, 1810

Posted: 2014-04-17T14:50:19Z

Posted by: Peggy Tilley (ID *****4268) Date: July 28, 2008 at 23:10:20

I'm trying to prove that Henrietta Link, daughter of Thomas Link, of Abbeville, SC was the wife of Thomas Carter. In Thomas Link's will he lists a daughter as Henrietta Carter. If she was the wife of Thomas Carter, the last time I found them was in Meriwether Co., Ga. She was alive in 1840 but in 1850 Thomsa [sic] married Sarah Pearson and moved to Coosa Co, Al.

Any one out there connected to this family?
Peggy

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Will of John Adam Link

Posted: 2014-01-09T14:37:48Z

Halifax County VA - Will Book 2 (partial)

WILL OF JOHN ADAM LINK, April Court 1789, Book 2/328-9

In the name of God Amen. I, John Adam Link, of the state of Virginia & County of Halifax, being of a sound and disposing mind and memory, do make and ordain this my last Will & Testament in manner and form following, that is to say: First I will that all my just debts and funeral charges be paid and discharged by my Executors hereafter named. Also I give and bequeath unto my son Barton Link Ten pound Virginia money to be paid

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A Courtesy Query

Posted: 2014-01-09T14:37:06Z

Link family of Halifax Co., VA, & Person Co., NC; DNA
WalterVTurner (View posts) Posted: 12 Jun 2011 8:55AM GMT
Classification: Query
I would like to get in touch with members of the Link family from those and nearby counties and in particular with families of men who are descended in an all-male line from John Adam Link. John Adam was in Halifax County, Virginia, by 1759 and died there in 1789.
The idea is to get a DNA test to see whether this Link family is related to other Links (several spellings), for example the group who arrived in North America from

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Morgan, Carter, Link, Weed connections at Fishpond Baptist Church

Posted: 2014-01-09T14:26:12Z

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From: Allen Smith
Date: Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 7:56 PM
Subject: Re: Fishpond
To: Marc Morgan

Thanks for your prompt response. ... You may by this time have all the info I can provide. But being involved with Gen search I find any info on ancestors of interest. The item I observed on the internet was regarding Morgans and Carters.

The Fishpond Conference Minutes record that on Saturday before the third Sunday in May 1852 .... received Silvy, servant of John Morgan by letter. This was the only Morgan whose name appeared in the minutes.

In the minutes for...

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Hack Genealogy Announcement

Posted: 2013-07-19T10:11:46Z

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Blank Research Forms

Posted: 2013-07-18T18:51:14Z

Found a website with lots of links to worksheets, etc. to use for research and organization. Just click on the link of the form you want, download and save the form to your computer and print.

Genealogy Research Central

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Boniar Stewart Morgan Headstone

Posted: 2013-04-19T13:01:08Z

Boniar Stewart Morgan

Please note he is buried with his last wife, "Bessie".

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Thomas Link SC Land/Abbeville

Posted: 2013-03-21T12:35:25Z

The following is an excerpt from an archived thread on Roots Web. I found this after searching for the "LINK" surname list. It was originally posted by George H. Link (GLink@brobeck.com ), December 04, 2000, and was followed by several responses by MHart96@aol.com. You can locate the original posting here: http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/link/2001-09/1001262530.

It is a significant exchange in my search for Sarah Jane Carter Morgan Argo's mother, Henrietta Link. Having located a marriage record on Ancestry.com for Henrietta Link and "Carter" in Abbeville, SC. I used her name and the location of this marriage to locate this excerpt on Rootsweb that...

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James M. Morgan wounded at Battle of Darbytown Road

Posted: 2013-02-04T13:31:15Z

The Muster Roll for Co. "C", 44th Alabama Volunteer Infantry in which James M. Morgan is listed (along with the battles in which they engaged) can be found on Ancestry.com Alabama Civil War Muster Rolls, 1861-1865 > 44th Alabama Infantry Regiment > Company C. The 44th is part of "Law's Alabama Brigade."

Boyds (Charles E. Boyd, The Devil's Den: A History of the 44th Alabama Volunteer Infantry Regiment) has this listing for James M. Morgan: "MORGAN, James M. (enlisted, aged 30; wounded, Darbytown Road" See http://history-sites.com/~kjones/44cmstr.html for the listing.

See http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-of-darbytown-road-johnsons-farm for an account of the battle.

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Details from newspaper article by Franklin Pierce Morgan

Posted: 2013-01-30T17:30:18Z

5 Aug 1918 Newspaper Article

Cousin: Alonza Carter

King Auto

El Campo, TX
Alexandria, LA
Baton Rouge
Madisonville on Tchepuncta River

Mandeville (boat) thru Lake Ponchatrain to New Orleans

King Highway

Train East to Anniston, AL

Syllacaughy
Alexander City
Coosy County
Tallapoosa

Fish Pond
Church organized in 1842
Named after nearby Indian villiage

Family left for Texas in Dec. 1869
F.P. 10 yrs old
Mother, stepfather and 5 other children

History of the Missionary Baptist Church

History of Alexander City

Louisiana – Mississippi – Alabama
Anniston, AL
Alexander City

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