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FPOC Banks VA-NC-Looking for Information

Looking for any information on FPOC families from Rockingham County, NC. Researching the Banks FPOC family from VA/NC and currently working on a branch that went from VA to Rockingham County, NC then onward to Indiana. In addition trying to research other FPOC families that married into this Banks family while in Rockingham county and also migrated to Indiana (Goin/Going, Gibson,Lyles/Liles, Belton)

Family names:

Agnes Banks & Ann Banks
* Both FPOC and HOH in 1820 Rockingham County, NC Census through 1840
* Possible child- William Frank Banks(born 1823 Rockinham) married

Elizabeth Belton (FPOC) in 1844/Rockingham County
* Possible child- Henry Banks born 1815 NC, was bondsman for brother William's

marriage to Elizabeth Belton
* Sister to Elizabeth Belton, Brazilla Belton- married FPOC James Lyles in

1841/Rockingham County (2nd Marriage was to Michael Berry Banks in Laporte,IN

in 1832.
Other Related persons of interest connected to this family- and migrated to Indiana
* Nicholas Going/Goin married Louisa Liles/Lyles 5-23-1835 Rockingham Cty (Richard

Martin Bondsman). This family migrated found relocated with Banks family in

Ripley County, IN by 1850. Louisa a widow & mother to (William, Franklin,

Malissa, Martha Rickham and grandchildren Sarah, Peter and Virginia Rickman)

* Fountain Lyles/Liles & Nancy Going/Goin. Married 1-23-1839. Henry Banks

Bondsman (Fountain and Nancy migrated to Indiana and in 1850 Ripley County, IN

census).

Fountain & Nancy, Louisa Goin, James Banks (James Banks VA born and related to

Henry & William Banks above), Henry Rickman Family (NC), all next door neighbors

in 1850 Ripley county, IN census.

FPOC Rockinham County Families that have possible ties to this family from Rockinham County: Going/Goin, Gibson, Lyles/Lile, Martin, Moore


18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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