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Fannie France Abigail Harkins (b. Abt. 1840, d. Aft. 1910)
Fannie France Abigail Harkins was born Abt. 1840 in White County, GA, and died Aft. 1910 in Fontana, Swain County, NC.She married Green Berry Payne on 17 Dec 1856 in Fannin County, GA15, son of Acy (Asa) Payne and Nancy Hollingshed.
Notes for Fannie France Abigail Harkins:
Francis parents moved west.She may have been of Indian decent.
Name: Abigail HARKINS
Given Name: Abigail
Birth: 1836 in Buncombe Co.,NC
Change Date: 20 AUG 2003 at 17:29:22
Father: John H. HARKINS b: 1802 in Buncombe Co.,NC
Mother: Rachel Mary YOUNG b: 20 FEB 1803 in Buncombe Co.,NC
You say Abigail's family went west. Cherokee county would have been "west" back then. There are a number of John Harkins in other states, but I do not have time to check them. Here is Mary in 1870 (a widow??)
1870 White Co., Georgia - Subdivision 135 - Cleveland - 424/424
HARKINS, Mary, 66(?), b. NC (64 in the index)
HARKINS, Aveline, female, 30, b. NC
HARKINS, Mary Ann, 22, b. NC
HARKINS, Louiza, 9, b. GA
HARKINS, Jane, 6, b. GA
HARKINS, Abigil, female, 4, b. GA
HARKINS, Thomas, 7/12, b. GA
Probably children of Aveline and Mary Ann, per ages.
Re: PAYNE, Green Berry
Author: Alex BeasleyDate: 29 Jan 2005 12:22 PM GMT
In Reply to: Re: PAYNE, Green Berryby:Chuck Thompson
I am the grandson of David Samual Payne and Sarah Jane Payne(first cousins). He is the son of Green B. Payne and France (Fanny) Abegail Harkins ( her Indian name was Fannie Scissons) Born in White County Ga. Who was the son of Acy Payne and Nancy Hollinshed ( full blooded Indian) his father was John Payne Ayers half brother to Nat Ayers, Chief Junalusk(y)a , and Bety Pledge, Full blooded Cherokee. They are all listed on the Cherokee Indian rolls.
More About Fannie France Abigail Harkins:
Burial: Unknown, PayneTown Cemetery, Fontana Dam, Swain County, NC.
More About Fannie France Abigail Harkins and Green Berry Payne:
Marriage: 17 Dec 1856, Fannin County, GA.15
Children of Fannie France Abigail Harkins and Green Berry Payne are:
- +Mary Abigail (Tina) Payne, b. 16 Mar 1858, White County, GA, d. 29 Jan 1917, Bryson City, Swain County , NC.