Proctor, Jonathon-War of 1812

  Jonathon A. Proctor was born circa 1784, presumably in Edgecombe County, NC. There are several Proctors in Edgecombe County in 1790. Most likely this is where Jonathon Proctor was born. His father-in-law, Samuel Cutchin(s) was from Edgecombe County and Jonathon and Sarah married there.[1],[2],[3],[4],[5] Jonathon A. Proctor married Sarah Cutchin, daughter of Samuel Cutchin(s)… Continue reading Proctor, Jonathon-War of 1812


Loyalty and the Confederacy…..

Having grown up in the Deep South, I wasn’t all that shocked to find that 7 of my 8 Civil War ancestors fought for the South.  In fact, I was more shocked to find that my one ancestor, who supposedly also was a slave trader, fought for the North. This past week, I have been… Continue reading Loyalty and the Confederacy…..