My Pilkinton research has been inch by inch back to Parmenus Pilkinton. Our line goes back: Jacob Pearce Pilkinton b.20 Nov 1850 Cleborn Co., AL d. 24 May 1937 Water Valley, Yalobusha Co., MS; whose father was John Sanford Pilkinton b 1829 GA (some censuses show TN) d. in the Civil War; whose father was Parmenus Pilkinton b. 1799 NC. md 1st Mary Ann Bradford ca 1820 she d. ca 1841 Calhoun Co., AL. he md 2nd Sarah Roads/Rhodes 27 March 1842 Calhoun Co., AL.I am happy to see where Parmenus was living in Va.I did not know where in Va to look. From census searching he probably had 7 children by Mary Ann. 2 females & 5 males. Then 3 males by Sarah: G.A. b. 1843; James b. 1846; A. b. 1848 the ch of Sarah all born in Calhoun Co. AL. Jacob Pearce Pilkinton md 5 Oct 1870 in Bosque Co., TX to Mary Jane Bulman. They lived in Hamilton Co., TX for many years. Relatives lived in Coryell Co., TX.