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A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Ann (Porter) Hardin (View posts)
Posted: 1031818723000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153268000
Surnames: Porter, Bowling, Caudill, Baldridge, Hannah, Williamson
I am looking for info on any of the following:

Willim Henry Porter married to Hattie Martin Bowling--my grandparents

Henry Ebenezer Porter married to (1) Margaret Caudill, (2) Maggie Baldridge G grandparents

Cornelius Henderson Porter, Sr. married to Sarah Ann Hannah GG grandparents

A. Joseph Porter (Ireland) to Mary Polly Williamson (Blackfoot Indian)ggg grandparents

I am looking for any info anyone may have that links any to the Cherokee Indian Tribe---we were told we were of Cherokee descendant but not where or when it came into our lineage. Any info anyone can share with us would be appreciated. My sister (51 yrs) is dying and she was always called little Cherokee sister by one of our 1/2 brothers--my father had 13 children and nearly all but myself have that dark hair and olive skin tone. Any relations out there with info about anything to share? I will be glad to share any info I have.

Thank you
Ann

Andrew Porter f/o Millard Porter f/o Ross Porter, Rowan Co., KY

Posted: 1034537052000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153438000
Surnames: Porter
My husband grandma is Omega Porter whose Father was Ross Porter and his father was Millard Porter and then Andrew Porter. I only know that the family is from Rowan County and that is where Ross Porter died in 1983. I would love to compare notes with you as I am just begining my quest for this family.
Cheryl

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Posted: 1041650984000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153538000
Surnames: Porter
Ann; ive heard that i am related to the Cherokee Indians , i dont know how , but my Father was named Henry , his dad was Eligah, and his father was named Andrew, Andrew lived in Pike Co. Ky, (i think that is right )that is as far back as i can get at this time
i do remember one of my ancesters was named Joe, or Joseph, he was from Ireland

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Ann Hardin (View posts)
Posted: 1041654615000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153583000
Surnames: Porter
Hello Forrest,

Unsure if your lineage connects to mine. At this time my house is filled with company but once I am able to check on this info I will respond. I do not remember anyone with the name Eligah but I will check to make sure. Until I am able to get back with you check with the following info: A Genealogical workshop for Decs. of Joseph Porter (1737-1820) Wilkes County, NC" on "11 Sep 2002 6:26 AM GMT".

Board : Boards > Surnames > Porter
Subject : Re: Genealogical workshop for Decs. of Joseph Porter (1737-1820) Wilkes County, NC
Author : Bill Porter
Date : 2 Jan 2003 10:11 PM GMT

http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/msg/rw/FiABAEB/2891.1.1.1

Good Luck
Ann




A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Posted: 1041984705000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153635000
Surnames: Porter
HI! JOSEPH PORTER M. MARY POLLY. WHAT WAS HIS PARENTS NAME? I HAVE CHEROKEE INDIANS ON MY PORTER SIDE.

JUST LET ME KNOW PLEASE
THANKS
KELLIE

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Ann Hardin (View posts)
Posted: 1042014230000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153728000
Surnames: Porter, Williamson
A. Joseph Porter was married to Mary Polly Williamson i12-18-1817 in Floyd, KY.

A. Joseph Porter fathers name-- I believe was-- Patrick Porter---usure of the name of his spouse. I know of three children: A. Joseph, Bill and John . This generation is where some my info tends to be sketchy. I believe the father of Mary Polly Williamson was Benjamin Williamson.
A. Joseph was the father of Cornelius Henderson Porter, Sr., Cornelius was the father of Harvey Ebenezer Porter who was the father of William Henry Porter, who was the father of my father Rollie Milford Porter, Sr.
Does any of this info tie in with your info?

Thank You
Ann

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Posted: 1042032565000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153792000
Surnames: Porter
I AM GOING TO CHECK INTO IT MORE. RIGHT NOW I DON'T THINK SO. BUT JOSEPH DEFINATELY IS A NAME BUT HIS SPOUSE I DON'T SEE. I WILL LET YOU KNOW

THANKS FOR THE INFO!
KELLIE

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Posted: 1047218426000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153845000
Surnames: Porter
Help, I am at my great grandmothers name Malinda Porter.
Her death certificate says she was born in Kentucky in 1839,also, her father was, of all names william porter. There are a million william porters. She looks indian and one of my aunts who is 90 says they were always told she was of cherokee descent. Can anyone help. She was married to Ed Thornton and died in Ripley, Tennessee. Please help.

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Posted: 1064972171000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1066153607000
Surnames: Porter
Forrest, my grandmother was Lurany Porter, her dad was Elijah, his dad was Andrew. I am also trying to find the Cherokee connection that my father Claude says exsists, no luck so far. I'd like to hear from you, I'm Claude and Ruble's oldest daughter Lois, my e-mail Wbranham@cfl.rr.com.

Re: A. Joseph Porter & Mary Polly Williamson descendants, KY

Posted: 1368679871000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Porter
Annie,
Contact me, please. I pray this message hasn't found you too late.

Great grandaughter of Rollie M Porter
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