I am trying to trace back my Canty family and would appreciate some help. If you can connect any of these names and dates I'd be interested in knowing.
My father is William Riley Canty (b.1940)married to Elizabeth Ann Lochridge, My grandfather is William Kell Canty (b.1915)married to Ruby Wells Canty. My ggrandfather was William Irving Canty (b.1879 d.1945)married toMy gggrandfather was William Jesse Canty (b 1827,d1890)married to Nancy Young (2nd marriage for WJ. His 1st marriage was to Rachel Wedgeworth).James Irving's father was James Canty (b.1795 d.?) married to Elizabeth Ann Nettles (b. 1818 d.1875).The 1900 census lists both James and Nancy's birthplace as South Carolina.