Have James Franklin Canup m. Mary Eliz Thrasher in data base. His parents wereJohn Franklin and Emma Matilda Francis
Grandfather was Frederick
G-Grandfather was Philip Peter Canup/Knop
GG-Grandfather was Peter Canup/Knop b ca1714 in Germany, D in SC He married Catherine...........
Have some information on their families. My husband has worked on the Canup family tree for over 30 years .I am replying for him.He had open heart surgery last year, and is just getting back to normal,He is 84 years old.He would know about the Cherokee discent if there is one.Maggie Canup, for Bob Canup