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From: Mike Proctor <>
Subject: CAIN & LAMB from NC to IN
Date: 30 Sep 96 15:13:02 EDT


I would love to chat with other folks who had CAIN and/or LAMB ancestors move
from North Carolina to Indiana in the early 1800's. Also any descendants of
Henry LAMB or Johnathan CAIN

adTHANKSvance,

Mike Proctor

30-Sep-1996 Family Group Sheet
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Husband: Henry Lamb age: 64
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Born: __ ___ 1697 in: (from Nansemond, Va)
Died: 10 Feb 1761 in: St. Luke Parish, Rowan Co, NC
Interred: in: ____
Ref: Occupation: Planter
Father:
Mother:
Tradition says Henry was from Scotland where he learned a
glovemaker's trade.
We don't know which children were the issue of which wife.

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Wife: Guliema ?
Married: in:
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Born: in:
Died: about 1738 in:
Father:
Mother:
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M Child 1 Thomas Lamb age: 112
Born: __ ___ 1721 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: 7 Feb 1833 in:
Spouse: Sarah Moore
Married: 5 Nov 1746 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Sharon Hill has Thomas's dob as ca 1723/4.
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M Child 2 William Lamb age: 35
Born: __ ___ 1723 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: __ Apr 1758 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Spouse: Miriam Newby
Married: 6 Dec 1750 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Sharon Hill has William's dob as ca 1728.
She also relates that the marriage was "Quaker" style.
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M Child 3 Isaac Lamb age: 54
Born: __ ___ 1728 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: __ Jan 1782 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Spouse: Elizabeth Nixon
Married: 18 Feb 1756 in: Old Neck Mtg House, Perquimans Co, NC
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F Child 4 Mary Lamb
Born: __ ___ 1730 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: in:
Spouse: Joseph Sanders
Married: 2 Jan 1748 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Sharon Hill has Mary's dob as ca 1726.
Sharon also indicates data showing May 5, 1761 Joseph and W
and Family
attended the Friends meeting at North Hampton.
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M Child 5 Reuben Lamb age: 52
Born: 4 Jul 1732 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: 4 Aug 1784 in: Randolph Co, NC
Spouse: Martha Moore
Married: 4 Aug 1756 in: Perquimans Co, NC
The Pierce/DeWaard data had Reuben's dob as 1725.
Katie Bond has Reuben's dod as 1756.
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M Child 6 Eseau or Esau Lamb age: 55
Born: __ ___ 1735 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: 8 Mar 1790 in: Randolph Co, NC
Spouse: Elizabeth Newby or Saint
Married: 4 May 1757 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Sharon Hill has Eseau's bride as Elizabeth Newby.
She also indicates Esau as the Christian name.
Also, she says dob is ca 1734.
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M Child 7 Joseph Lamb
Born: __ ___ 1737 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: __ Nov 1820 in: Randolph Co, NC
Spouse: Frances Beeson
Married: 23 Jul 1761 in:
Sharon Hill has Joseph's dob as ca 1738.
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M Child 8 Jacob Lamb
Born: __ ___ 1743 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: in:
Spouse: Sarah Stone
Married: 14 Jun 1764 in: New Garden Friends Meeting, NC
Sharon Minton Hill indicates that Jacob was born in 1736/1741.
She indicates the county of marriage was Guilford, NC.
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M Child 9 Robert ?? Lamb
Born: about 1735 in: Nansemond Co, Va
Died: in:
Spouse: Rachel Taylor
Married: 29 Sep 1757 in: New Garden MM, Guilford Co, NC
Sharon Hill thinks Robert may be Henry's son. Descendants
went to Indiana.
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,(Family of Henry Lamb - Continued)

Wife: Elizabeth Henley age: 73
Married: in:
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Born: __ ___ 1701 in: Rowan Co, NC
Died: 13 Sep 1774 in: Rowan Co, NC
Father:
Mother:
Sharon Hill has Elizabeth's dob as about 1700 and her death
as 17 Sep 1774.
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F Child 1 Bethia Lamb age: 89
Born: 10 Jan 1740 in: Guilford Co, NC
Died: 15 Aug 1829 in:
Spouse: Benjamin Beeson
Married: 9 Jul 1761 in:
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F Child 2 Elizabeth Lamb age: 60
Born: __ ___ 1741 in: Perquimans Co, NC
Died: 2 Apr 1801 in: Guilford Co, NC
Spouse: Sam - Samuel Osborne or Ozburn
Married: 7 Jun 1761 in: Guilford Co, NC
Sharon Hill has a note: Removed to Miami Monthly Meeting,
Ohio in 1804.
Sharon also indicates marriage took place 7 Jun 1762.
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30-Sep-1996 Family Group Sheet
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Husband: Jonathan Cain age: 54
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Born: 1 Jan 1730 in: England
Died: 30 Nov 1784 in: Abbeville Dist or Union Co, SC
Interred: in: Probably Abbeville or Union District SC
Father: James Cain
Mother: Delilah (wife of James Cain) ?

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Wife: Barbara Harrell
Married: abt 1755 in: Probably Bertie or Bladen District NC
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Born: 1735 in: Probably Bertie District NC
Died: 11 Jan 1814 in: Edgecombe Co, NC
Interred: in: Edgecombe Co, NC
Father: Thomas Harrell
Mother: Rebecca wife of Thomas Harrell ?
Lorraine Almstead provided Barbara's last name.
Joyce Bond has Barbara's dod as 1784.
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F Child 1 Celia Cain
Born: 1757 in: Probably NC
Died: in:
Spouse: Dawson Hull
Married: 15 May 1775 in: Chowan District, NC
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M Child 2 John Cain age: 74
Born: 22 Jun 1760 in: NC (of Union District, SC)
Died: 1 Apr 1835 in: Williamsburg, Wayne Co, In
Interred: in: Williamsburg Cem, Wayne Co, In
Spouse: Margaret Pearson
Married: 1784 in: Probably Pickens District, NC
Marr. Ceremony? Y/N: Y
Spouse: Susannah Henley
Married: Fall of 1797 in: Lawrence District, SC
Lorraine Almsted shows DOB to be 20 Jun 1760 and DOD to be 1
Jan 1835
Betsy Proctor McSpaden's records indicate John's DOB is 22
Jun 1760
and died 1 Apr 1835.
John served in the Revolutionary War in South Carolina and
that lineage has
been proven to the satisfaction of the Daughters of the
American Revolution.
Lamb family history says John and Susan are natives of NC.

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M Child 3 Abner Cain
Born: 1762 in: NC
Died: 14 Feb 1832 in: Warren, Trumbull Co, Oh
Interred: in: Probably Warren, Trumbull Co, Oh
Spouse: Sarah Townsend
Married: abt 1872 in: Probably SC
Also listed as born 1764 SC. he lived in Union Co, SC where
he prob md. Sarah
. A book by A>S> Siley, Jr. called "Stub Entried to Indents,
issued in
Payment to Claims against South Carolina, Growing out of the
Revolution"
Col. Y-Z, pg 285 #283 listed - Issued 18 Dec 1787 to Abner
Cain, 15 pounds
Sterling. Duty on feet and horse, per account from the
commissions
interest, 1 pound, 1 shilling. They moved from SC to Warren
Co, Oh to raise
family probably already begun in SC. Suspect he died in
Wayne Co, In. Sarah
has tombstone in Williamsburg Cemetery, Wayne Co, In.
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F Child 4 Amelia Cain
Born: 1764 in: NC
Died: 1839 in:
Interred: 1839 in:
Spouse: MAHLON PEARSON
Married: ABT 1782 in: Prob. SC
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F Child 5 Elvira or Elvina Cain age: 103
Born: 7 Mar 1767 in: NC
Died: 11 Mar 1870 in: West Elkton, Preble Co, Ohio
Interred: in: West Elkton, Preble Co, Ohio
Spouse: John Townsend
Married: 26 May 1783 in: (96th Dist), Union Co, SC
At the death of Elvira's father, she received 7 full grown
slaves from will
which she insisted they be sent to her immediately. The
administrator
offered to buy slaves at market price of $700-$1000. She
refused and ordered
that they be sent to her in Indiana immediately, where she
gave them their
freedom. Elvira was reported to have paralysis at home of
her daughter and
spouse in Ohio, died age 102yr, 4 days [probably stroke].
Lorraine Almstead has dod as 7 Mar 1768.
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M Child 6 Abijah Cain
Born: abt 1768 in: NC
Died: in: Fountain Co, In
Interred: in: Near Newton, prob. Fountain Co, In
Spouse: Elvira Mathy Rodgers
Married: 6 Jan 1794 in: Cabarrus District, NC
Another source lists birth year as 1769 SC. He and Elvira
lived in Oh, prob.
Warren Co near brother Abner. They moved to Fountain Co, In
and prob. died
there. Buried near Newton, In. Q: is this the town of
Newton in Fountain
Co, In or is this the county of Newton, located north of
Fountain Co, In.
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F Child 7 Barbara Cain
Born: 1770 or 1771 in: NC
Died: 8 Jul 1857 in: Marion Co, In
Interred: in: Old Union Cemetery, Marion Co, In
Spouse: John Pearson, Jr.
Married: ____ in: ____
Listed as 86 at time of death.
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M Child 8 Harold or Harrold Cain
Born: abt 1773 in: NC
Died: in:
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F Child 9 Sarah Cain
Born: abt 1775 in: NC
Died: in:
Spouse: John Burgess
Married: in:
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F Child 10 Delilah Cain age: 57
Born: 9 Feb 1777 in: Edgecombe District, NC
Died: 19 Jan 1835 in: Turin or Sharpsburg, Coweta Co, Ga
Interred: in: Turin or Sharpsburg, Coweta Co, Ga
Ref: Occupation: Wife of a planter
Spouse: Samuel Pearson
Married: 1798 in: Probably Union District, SC
Spouse: Philip Whitten
Married: 1798 in: Probably Union District, SC
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M Child 11 Hardy (twin ?) Cain
Born: 1781 in: NC
Died: in:
Ref: Occupation: Preacher
Spouse: Lettie (wife of Hardy Cain) ?
Married: in:
Spouse: Martha Miller
Married: in:
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F Child 12 Rebecca (a twin ?) Cain
Born: 1781 in: NC
Died: ____ in: ____
Interred: in: ____
Spouse: Jacob Pearson
Married: ____ in: ____
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