Re: Blankenship/Claywell Marr abt 1798 Iradell, North Carolina
I just flew back from NC and spent a wk doing genealogy. I found estate papers on Fore Blankenship and copied his file.
This is what I found out.July 19,1817 she made hout his will, In it he mentions his son Arthur, who gets 100 acres on the south side of his plantation, his wife____he doesn't name gets the rest of the land during her widowhood,, his son John Fore, getshe gives the same and one boy horse named Blaze, one bed;he mentions his grandson Pleasant Arthur Penn Hankins; daughters Patsy, Caty, Lucy and Anna.
John dies in Iredell Co. NCand his estate is probated 7-31-1826. and a list of all his belongs was made.