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Burchfields of Swain County NC

Updated September 24, 2006

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1. Noah Burchfield was born in 1797 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died UNKNOWN.

091--Swain County: Formed 1871 from Jackson and Macon counties. Recording of wills began about 1876. As of June 1, 1986, the few surviving original wills of Swain County were in the custody of the county clerk of superior court.

Noah married 1 Charlotte Gelaspa on 14 Nov 1817 in Yancy County, North Carolina. Charlotte was born in 1802 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died UNKNOWN in Swain County, North Carolina.

They had the following children:

2 M i Tehaza D. Burchfield was born in 1824 in Yancy County, North Carolina.
+ 3 M ii Robert L. D. Burchfield
4 M iii Samuel H. Burchfield was born in 1834 in Macon County, North Carolina.
5 F iv Elizabeth Burchfield was born in 1837 in Macon County, North Carolina.

3. Robert L. D. Burchfield (Noah ) was born in 1832 in Yancy County, North Carolina. He died in 1883 in Bryson City, North Carolina.

Robert L. D. married Amanda Sarah Battle in 1854 in Swain County, North Carolina. Amanda.Sarah was born about 1835 in North Carolina. She died UNKNOWN in Swain County, North Carolina.

They had the following children:

6 F i Harriet L. Burchfield was born in 1855.
7 M ii John W. Burchfield was born in 1856.
8 F iii Minerva E. Burchfield was born in 1858.
9 M iv James R. Burchfield was born in 1861.
10 F v E.Cordelia Burchfield was born in 1863.
11 M vi Andrew J. Burchfield was born in 1865.
+ 12 F vii MaryEllen Burchfield
12. MaryEllen Burchfield (Robert L. D. , Noah ) was born in 1867 in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. She died in 1929 in Hoxie, Arkansas.

MaryEllen married John Riley Wadkins son of David Wadkins and Sarah Presley in 1885 in Tennessee or North Carolina. John was born in Mar 1853 in Bryson City, North Carolina. He died in 1935 in Hope, Arkansas.

They had the following children:

13 F i Evieline S Watkins was born in May 1887.
14 M ii Benjamin Harrison Wadkins was born in Jun 1890 in Bryson City, North Carolina. He died in Kokomo, Indiana.
Benjamin married Rosa McKenzie daughter of Samuel A. Mckenzie and Queen Victoria Robertson. Rosa was born in 1905 in Bradley Town, Dyer County, TN. She died in Kokomo, Indiana.
15 M iii Grover Cleveland Watkins was born in Jun 1890 in Bryson City, North Carolina. He died in 1900 in NC or TN.
16 F iv Dolly Wadkins was born 1 on 7 Dec 1891. She died 2 in Nov 1975. The cause of death was Heart Failure.




 
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