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Re: [genpcncfir] Witherington Genealogy

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  • Carol Singh
    Dear Nancy, I m going to send my file to you within the next few minutes. I ll be using hotmail since that s where I have my files stored. Let me know if
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 29, 2003
      Dear Nancy, I'm going to send my file to you within
      the next few minutes. I'll be using hotmail since
      that's where I have my files stored. Let me know if
      there's any problem. Thanks, Carol
      --- Nancy Pittman <hepitt@...> wrote:
      > Carol, I would love to have any Witherington
      > genealogy data you might have.
      > Nancy
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Carol Singh" <csinghworthington@...>
      > To: <genpcncfir@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Monday, April 28, 2003 2:47 PM
      > Subject: Re: [genpcncfir] Pitt County Cronicles
      >
      >
      > > Nancy, Have you checked the different Worthington
      > > tombstones in Greenwood Cemetery? I wrote down as
      > much
      > > information as I could over a year ago when I went
      > > sleuthing with Poe Jr. and Linda. Even the short
      > time
      > > we had together, all of us learned information
      > about
      > > our Worthingtons that even we didn't know. On one
      > of
      > > my treks to Greenville this summer (beginning the
      > > first week of May) I'm planning to return to
      > Greenwood
      > > to see what I can find. I do have some information
      > on
      > > Silas and will be happy to continue my research on
      > > him. I have also a large file that I received as
      > an
      > > email attachment from one of my correspondents
      > nearly
      > > three years ago, and I'll be happy to send you it
      > as
      > > an email attachment. You can then download it to a
      > > disk to recover you email space. Let me know.
      > Later,
      > > Carol
      > > --- Nancy Pittman <hepitt@...> wrote:
      > > > Trish, it's actually my husbands line. He
      > descends
      > > > from Silas Witherington,
      > > > and his son; John Bryant Witherington. John's
      > > > daughter; Mary Anna
      > > > Witherington married John Bryant Holloway. My
      > > > husbands grandmother was Lena
      > > > Lillian Holloway (mistaken as "Lena Laura" in
      > most
      > > > genealogy). She married
      > > > Joseph Sharp Pittman.
      > > >
      > > > Nancy
      > > >
      > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > From: "Trish Worthington Cobb"
      > <turniproots@...>
      > > > To: <genpcncfir@yahoogroups.com>
      > > > Sent: Friday, April 25, 2003 6:50 PM
      > > > Subject: Re: [genpcncfir] Pitt County Cronicles
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > > Nancy,
      > > > >
      > > > > I didn't realize you had Witherington
      > ancestors.
      > > > > Who do you descend from?
      > > > > Trish
      > > > >
      > > > > On Friday, April 25, 2003, at 07:08 AM, Nancy
      > > > Pittman wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > Trish and Jean,
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Our family of Witherington's used this
      > spelling
      > > > WITHERINGTON. I'll be
      > > > > > happy
      > > > > > to contribute this data to the new
      > Chronicles.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Nancy
      > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > > > From: "Trish Worthington Cobb"
      > > > <turniproots@...>
      > > > > > To: <genpcncfir@yahoogroups.com>
      > > > > > Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2003 10:56 PM
      > > > > > Subject: Re: [genpcncfir] Pitt County
      > Cronicles
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > >> Jean,
      > > > > >> Actually, there are very few families in
      > Pitt
      > > > County that still spell
      > > > > >> the name Witherington. Most of them
      > changed
      > > > the spelling to
      > > > > >> Worthington a long time ago. I don't know
      > why
      > > > they did. Can only
      > > > > >> speculate on the reasons. Some in Pitt
      > County
      > > > spell the name
      > > > > >> Weathington.
      > > > > >> I was completely surprised when I first
      > began
      > > > to research my lineage
      > > > > >> to
      > > > > >> find that our family had changed the way
      > the
      > > > name was spelled.
      > > > > >> The Chronicles published articles submitted
      > by
      > > > individual families. I
      > > > > >> believe it was open to anyone who wished to
      > > > submit information. I
      > > > > >> guess there weren't any Witheringtons who
      > > > submitted information.
      > > > > >> There
      > > > > >> is not much in there on the Weathingtons
      > > > either.
      > > > > >> A lot of Worthington families are in it,
      > but
      > > > there is not much
      > > > > >> information on early North Carolina
      > ancestors.
      > > > Maybe, if they publish
      > > > > >> a second volume, someone will submit
      > > > Witherington information. It may
      > > > > >> have to be you.
      > > > > >> Trish
      > > > > >>
      > > > > >> However,
      > > > > >> On Thursday, April 24, 2003, at 09:53 PM,
      > Jean
      > > > wrote:
      > > > > >>
      > > > > >>> I received my Pitt County Cronicle today
      > and
      > > > was surprised to find
      > > > > >>> that there are no WITHERINGTONs listed. I
      > > > certainly hope this will
      > > > > >>> be
      > > > > >>> corrected with the publishing of Volumne
      > Two.
      > > > > >>>
      > > > > >>> Jean
      > > > > >>> jow@...
      > > > > >>> We all have ancestors buried in our past
      > > > > >>>
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