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From: "Jerry M." <>
Subject: Re: [NCORANGE] David Johnson Stallcop, Swithin Stalcop,John Stallcop
Date: Wed, 2 Jan 2008 20:16:41 -0500
Thanks for letting me know.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mary Ellis" <>
Sent: Wednesday, January 02, 2008 2:20 PM
Subject: Re: [NCORANGE] David Johnson Stallcop, Swithin Stalcop, John
> Hi Jerry, this is Mary the list owner... I ok'ed this email to go
> through because she did mention Orange Co., NC
> ( Swen Stalcop married Barbara Miller in Orange County, North
> Carolina 13 NOV 1794. )
> I figured it was a long shot, but just maybe this would be the place she
> would find her answer.
> Jerry M. wrote:
>> I sure did get confused and wonder why you sent this to IN-orange co.
>> instead of some KY listing.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "LeeAnn McNabb" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Tuesday, January 01, 2008 7:25 PM
>> Subject: [NCORANGE] David Johnson Stallcop, Swithin Stalcop, John
>>> I am going to try and send this again, I don't think it made it through
>>> last time. If it's a repeat, I apologize - LeeAnn
>>> Hello everyone. In my further attempt to find information on the
>>> mysterious Swithin Stalcop I took a trip to Mason County, Kentucky.
>>> week I will make the trip to Floyd County, Kentucky where it is said
>>> Swithin passed away. There is some potentially interesting information
>>> Mason County on a John Stalcop. He is found in the 1795 Kentucky Census
>>> in Mason County. I could not find Swithin in the same census. This is
>>> where I got confused. Could it be that John and Swithin were somehow
>>> confused? Or is this John the older brother of our Swithin? This John
>>> passed away sometime between 1797 and 1799 in Mason County. He had no
>>> will but there was an inventory of his estate and Rebecca is found in
>>> Lists for Mason County until 1806 (that I found). In the 1800 census
>>> there is a Rebecca Stalcop is listed as a widow, I believe this to be
>>> John's wife. This is the same name many people have given the
>>> wife of Swithin. Also. living nearby is Elias Stalcop!
>>> . He is found later in Lewis County (which was formed out of Mason
>>> County). Also, many people say that Swithin married Rebecca in Orange
>>> County and I have investigated this and been unable to find a record of
>>> marriage for Swithin there, though I did find one for Swen to a Barbara
>>> Miller We find a Swithin Stalcop in Floyd County, Kentucky in the 1810
>>> census - he is living alone. He is listed as over 45 years of age. The
>>> question is, is this Swen Stalcop (born supposedly 1765), son of Tobias
>>> is this the older Swithin Stalcop (born supposedly 1745), son of Peter
>>> Stalcop? Swen Stalcop married Barbara Miller in Orange County, North
>>> Carolina 13 NOV 1794. It is also important to note that Swithin
>>> son of Peter is the only child we are unable to find a baptismal
>>> for at Old Swedes Church. In 1799 we do find a Swithin Stallcop in tax
>>> lists in Orange County, Kentucky. Is this Swen or Swithin? I
>>> had this down as my Swithin, but it may in fac!
>>> t be Swen. According to rootsweb John married an Elizabeth and they ha
>>> ve no son named Elias. I may have this all confused but I'm attempting
>>> to find proof that Swithin is indeed the son of Peter and Susannaha
>>> Stalcop and that he did indeed marry a woman by the name of Rebecca and
>>> that he did have the following children: Matthias, Elias, David Johnson,
>>> William and John. Now you can possibly see where my confusion has come
>>> on - wife: Rebecca, son: Elias and look at David's middle name. In
>>> this may indicate him as the son of JOHN. Also, in the 1820 census we
>>> find Rebecca living in Lewis County near John, Elias, and Matthias
>>> Stalcop - all of these are names of Swithin's children. I realize these
>>> names ran down several generations. This could be another Stallcop
>>> I am unfamiliar with, I admit. Maybe there is a John Stalcop who
>>> a Rebecca and had sons by the same name as Swithin and Rebecca did. One
>>> mystery though, is where is David this whole time. David Johnson
>>> being my direct ancestor. He would have been ab!
>>> out 29 at the time, so I am assuming he would have been living on his
>>> Yet another clue is that on the same page as Rebekah Stalkup are Elson's
>>> and Elizabeth Elson married David John Stallcop in Lewis County in
>>> 1821!!!! Per marriage record I found for David Johnson Stallcop and
>>> Elizabeth Elson, her father was Richard and he is also living in the
>>> and 1820 Lewis County, Kentucky census. Also, Rebecca does have one
>>> living with her at the time of the 1820 census, is this my David Johnson
>>> Stallcop? I am beginning to believe so. She also has one female living
>>> with her, it must be a daughter that we have yet to identify. Anyone
>>> any ideas, input or other data they think I should be considering?
>>> Hopefully I will find more information on this Swithin Stallcop when I
>>> to Floyd County, Kentucky. Could this man be Swen and not Swithin? I
>>> believe Swen and Swithin in fact are the same name. Are these two men
>>> uncle and nephew or are they in fact the SAME PER!
>>> SON? Swen could have stopped in Floyd County, Kentucky on his way to
>>> Sumner County, Tennessee where he passed away. An interesting aside is
>>> that some Stallcops apparently stayed in the Mason County and Lewis
>>> County, Kentucky area. While researching at The Kentucky Gateway Museum
>>> Center Research Library there I found information on Stallcops I didn't
>>> now existed, one being Mayor of Maysville (he passed away 1901). His
>>> was William E. Stallcop. If anyone is his descendant, please let me
>>> know - I have a photo of him I printed out. I also have information
>>> a couple by the names of John and Catherine Stallcop and saw entries in
>>> the school ledgers for their children. I also have a copy of this
>>> inventory of his estate, he passed away in the 1860s. I will update
>>> everyone once I go to Floyd County next week! Maybe I should go to
>>> County, Kentucky too? Sorry if this message is confusing, there is so
>>> data running through my head. I hope this is coherent!!! Thank you for
>>> your time and consideration. LeeAnn McNabbCi!
>>> ncinnati, OhioDescendant of David Johnson Stallcop
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