I am searching for any information on John Abernethy b. 4 June 1774 Lincoln Co., NC, son of Miles Abernethy b.1750 and Sarah Ann Jones, the widow Goode1754. John was first married to Cathrine/Caty Nantz/Nance and then married 29 Oct 1818 to Susan Connelly 1776-1829. He was know as Big John. He is my 3rd Great Grandfather through his marriage to Susan Connelly, thier son John Connelly Abernethy 1821-1911 was married to Nancy J. Bylthe 1825-1877 to their son, Clement Lee Abernathy.
****** 28 Feb 1834 - Miles B. Alexander was appointed guardian of the estate of Jane Caroline, John Connelly, Sarah Ann & Joseph Harvey Abernathy, Orphans of John Abernathy, Decd., and bound in the sum of $100 to Gov. David L. Swain, Wm. M. Bostick, Security. [Herman W. Ferguson, The North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, "Mecklenburg County, North Carolina: Abstracts of the Loose Estate Records, February 1997.]
Any help or direction will be appreciated. Lynda Williams