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John Foard | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

John Foard (? - circa 1795) was one of the original signers of the Meckenburg Declaration of Independence.His ancestry is probably Scottish, and his name was spelled that way, rather than the English version of Ford. Family tradition has it that his mother sent him to America, along with one or two brothers, to avoid military service in the English army.

Posted: Tuesday May 26, 2020

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John Foard | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

Posted: (9 days ago) John Foard (? - circa 1795) was one of the original signers of the Meckenburg Declaration of Independence.His ancestry is probably Scottish, and his name was spelled that way, rather than the English version of Ford. Family tradition has it that his mother sent him to America, along with one or two brothers, to avoid military service in the English army.

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Divorce Records | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

Posted: (4 days ago) For divorce records from the year 1970 or later , please contact the Mecklenburg County Clerk of Court (704-686-0400). The Carolina Room has records for Mecklenburg County divorces dated 1846-1969, There is an index to them on this site, and the full records can be read on microfilm in the Carolina Room.

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Elmwood Cemetery | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

Posted: (16 days ago) (2) "It's Elmwood Cemetery's Turn for Restoration", by John Vaughan, The Charlotte Observer, 3-24-1999, page 23 M. (3) William J. Charles survey for the Mecklenburg Genealogy Society Survey, 5-18-1983.

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Historic Maps Collection | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

Posted: (17 days ago) The Carolina Room Historic Maps collection includes a wide variety of items. There are maps in a series, such as the U. S. Geological Survey topographic maps and flood insurance maps. Sanborn fire insurance maps for various cities in North Carolina are available on microfilm, providing a unique record of changes that took place over a period of ...

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Sugaw Creek Presbyterian Church | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

Posted: (16 days ago) See Photo #1 .. The photos also show plaques that were placed by the D. A. R. The plaque to the right of the gate reads "Memorial to Alexander Craighead." data-share-imageurl="">

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Morris Code | Charlotte Mecklenburg Story

Posted: (3 days ago) Morris Code. The official publication for the military and civilian personnel of Morris Field was called Morris Code.It covered base activities, general news about the movement of personnel in and out of the base, as well as cartoons, editorials, original poems, calendars of social activities, tallies of athletic competitions on base, jokes, photos and biographical information about officers ...

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Civil War Rosters of North Carolina | Charlotte ...

Posted: (5 days ago) Civil War Rosters of North Carolina No work can totally do justice to the hardship and pain caused by this war or deal with the multitude of other subjects involving the local war effort. By electronically reproducing the ...

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Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room Image Collection ...

Posted: (6 days ago) Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room Image Collection Format - Any - Albumen Print Ambrotype Black and White Cabinet Card Carte-de-Viste Color Daguerreotype Digital Image Panorama Postcard Slide Tintype

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