1880 Watauga Co, NC census - Thomas Abner age 47, Christina age 37, Wm age 14, Jacob C age 12, Riley M age 10, Rufus age 8, David age 6, Maud age 4, Nancy age 1. The 1880 Watauga Co, NC census lists the birthplaces for Wm & Jacob as NC, Riley M as TN, Rufus & David as VA, and Maud & Nancy as NC.
Kevin let me know what you have on a Richard Dixon. He is not in my files. L.