Searching for the father of W. Dallas Carroll, b. 12 November 1844 in NC and d. 18 Feb 1929. I found his mother to be Sidney but last name unknown. Both son and mother were in the 1870 NC Duplin Co., Warsaw census and in 1880, they were in Turkey, Sampson Co., NC.
William (or Dallas as he was better known), m. Mary Elizabeth Parker, d/o Nicholas "Sam" Parker, my g-g-grandfather. Mary was b. 13 Sep 1854, d. 28 Feb 1929.