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John L. Randall (b. August 1833, d. date unknown)John L. Randall (son of Thomas Randall and Elizabeth Myer)774 was born August 1833 in NC, and died date unknown.He married Margaret Ann Worley on August 21, 1856 in Buncombe, North Carolina775, daughter of James O. Worley and Edith Jones.
Notes for John L. Randall:
28. JOHN WESLEY RANDALL, born 1843 in LEICESTER, NC; died 1926 in CRAIGMONT, ID. He was the son of 56. JAMES RANDALL. He married 29. MARY ELIZABETH HAYES.
29. MARY ELIZABETH HAYES, born 1839 in BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NC; died 1912 in CRAIGMONT, ID. She was the daughter of 58. JAMES HAYES and 59. LOUISA RADCLIFF.
Notes for JOHN WESLEY RANDALL:
JOHN WESLEY WAS AN AUTHORITARIAN FIGURE WITH PIERCING BLUE EYES, BRILLIANT RED HAIR AND A TEMPER TO MATCH! HE WAS AHEAD OF HIS TIME IN FARMING METHODS; HE EMPLOYED CONTOUR PLANTING, CROP ROTATION AND OTHER CONSERVATION MEASURES. HE WAS A STRONG METHODIST AND REPUBLICAN. HE AND MARY LIVED IN THE LEICESTER TOWNSHIP. THEY HAD NINE CHILDREN AND ADOPTED A TENTH CHILD. IN THE EARLY 1900'S, MANY OF THE RANDALL CLAN, INCLUDING JOHN WESLEY AND MARY ELIZABETH, WERE LURED TO THE WEST, MOSTLY TO IDAHO, BY THE HOMESTEAD ACT AND OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED BY THE COMPLETION OF THE RAILROADS. JOHN AND MARY NEVER RETURNED TO NC. THEY ARE BURIED IN CRAIGMONT, ID.
[FROM: ANCESTORS AND DESCENDENTS OF FRANCES "FRANKIE" ALEXANDER MILLER]
More About John L. Randall:
Date born 2: Abt. 1834, NC.776
More About John L. Randall and Margaret Ann Worley:
Marriage 1: August 21, 1856, Buncombe, North Carolina.777
Marriage 2: August 21, 1856, Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC.778
Children of John L. Randall and Margaret Ann Worley are:
- Harry M. Randall, b. June 21, 1857, Buncombe Co., NC779, 780, d. November 10, 1859, Buncombe Co., NC781, 782.
- H. Clay Randall, b. 1859, NC, d. date unknown.
- +E. Robert Randall, b. 1861, NC, d. date unknown.
- John F. Randall, b. November 1862, NC, d. date unknown.
- A. J. Randall, b. 1866, NC, d. date unknown.
- +Ulysses S. Randall, b. 1869, NC, d. 1936782.
- Walter B. Randall, b. August 1870, NC, d. date unknown.
- James T. Randall, b. August 31, 1872, Buncombe Co., NC782, d. October 31, 1872, Buncombe Co., NC782.
- Arland D. Randall, b. November 1873, NC, d. date unknown.
- Edith E. Randall, b. April 1876, NC, d. date unknown.