Fourth Generation Inclusive

Historical Documents of Genealogical Interest to Researchers of North Carolina's Free People of Color

Where are they now? No. 3.

K.L. was born in the mid-1960s in Wilson NC.  She is descended from:

(1) Garry Rowe [1805-ca1865, Wayne County] via Samuel Rowe [1832-??, Wayne County]

(2) Dicey Bass [1814-??, Wayne County]

Surnames: Wayne County, 1850.

Surnames of free people of color listed in the 1850 population schedule of Wayne County:

ALDRIDGE, ARTIS, AVIS, BARFIELD, BASS, BEST, BIRD, BRACEY, BRENTLEY, BROOKS, BROWN, BRUNT, BRYAN, BRYANT, BUNN, BURNETT, BUTLER, CAPPS, CARROLL, COLE, COLEY, CROOM, DALLESON, DANIEL, DAVIS, DUNN, EVANS, FREEMAN, GAINS, GINN, GREEN, GREENFIELD, GRICE, GUY, HAGANS, HALL, HATCHER, HAYS, HAZEL, HERRING, HILL, HOBBS, HODGET(?), HOOD, JONES, KING, LANCASTER, LANE, LISBURN, LUCAS, LYNCH, MANLEY, MARE, MARHAM, MITCHELL, MORGAN, MORRIS, MUNDA, MUSGRAVE, NEWELL, NEWSOM, PILOOT(?), PROCTOR, RADFORD, READ, RICHARDSON, ROBINSON, ROE, SAMPSON, SASSER, SCOTT, SEABERRY, SIMMONS, SMITH, STAFFORD,  STRICKLIN, SUMMERS, TAYLOR, THOMSON, TOLER, TURLEY, TYLER, WALL, WALTON, WARD, WARREN, WATKINS, WIGGINS, WILKINS, WILKINSON, WINN, WISE, WOODARD, VICK and YOUNG.