Griffin Family of Anson County, NC

AUTHOR:  Steve Bailey Griffin Family History by Fred M. Griffin, Raymond C. Griffin, & Lee Griffin – Published in 1949 – Alexander Griffin, son of William Griffin & grandson of Thomas Griffin, joined the Union Army in Mississippi when Sherman’s Army marched...

The Story of Bryant Pridgen

AUTHOR:  Britt Pridgen I found information about my great-great-grandfather, Bryant Pridgen (spelled Pridgeon in his military records) on a website. He was born in Moore County, but lived in Robeson County as an adult, working as a laborer prior to joining the...

Three Musketeers of Haywood County

AUTHOR:  Deborah Ashe Greene James Anderson Singleton was my 3rd great-grandfather. The Three Musketeers of Haywood County North Carolina. In the hectic days of 1861, when news of the first real battle of the War between the States had trickled through to the Pigeon...

The Foley Brothers of Skinnersville

AUTHOR:  Bobby R. Spruill Historians tell us that during the Civil War brother fought against brother and sometimes fathers and sons fought each other. That would not be the case of the three Foley brothers from the Skinnersville District of Washington County, North...

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