Looking for the parents of Melinda/Linda Bartley, b. August 1861 NC (Greene Co.?); m. abt 1880 to Neal W. Thornton b. Sept. 1855, Johnston Co., NC. The 1880 Greene Co. census shows them living in Hookerton. Their children: Addie P. b. 1882 Frank W. b. 1887 Maud O. b. 1890 Chester O. b. 1891 Maggie b. 1894 Nellie b. 1896 Willie & Lillie, twins b. 1898 Viola Livie, b. 1901
Don't know their death dates, but both died probably prior to 1910.