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Oscar and Elizabeth Clear in Wilkes Co, NC
Posted by: warren norman (ID *****7980) Date: March 06, 2006 at 12:47:26
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Iím looking for some information on Clears from Wilkes County, North Carolina.

My great-grandfather was Isaac Toliver (sometime Tolliver) Norman. According to family tradition, he was married to Louise Lula Moore. I know the Louise Lula part for certain, bur the Moore part is unclear. Iíve never seen it documented anywhere. I have her birthdate as March 17, 1863, but all I had seen for parentage was unknown Moore and Rachel Nee. Iím betting that Nee was a bad transcription of Rachel nee some maiden name that wasnít copied.

Now, Iíve come across a family Bible with lists my grandfatherís parents as Isaac and Louise and his grandparents as Elijah and Rachel Norman and Oscar and Elizabeth Clear. So was Louise a Moore or a Clear? Iíve really just started looking, but I havenít come across any Clears in Wilkes County yet. Does anybody know of Clears in Wilkes County in the 1860ís? Do Oscar and Elizabeth ring any bells?

Thanks,
Lee Norman
wildebube@hotmail.com


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