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Re: Who is "THE" Expert on McFalls Family?
Posted by: W. McFalls Date: February 18, 2002 at 18:12:19
In Reply to: Re: Who is "THE" Expert on McFalls Family? by Floyd L. Bennett of 245

Well Floyd,

Interestingly enough, my mother said that she thought we had a full blooded Cherokee Indian in our line.

She told me she thought Mathilda's mother was Nancy Triplett (found one married to a Charles McKinney .. who had 7 wives and 48 kids)

There is some feeling (unconfirmed) that Alney's father was an Arther (Auther,Arter) McFalls who had 3 "wives" , one of which was a full blooded Cherokee named Teek, I believe there are posts from that line in this forum (Brockmeier) .
Another of this Arthur's wives was a Emzey Hollifield ... a possibility of being Alney's mom.

My mother seemed to think that a Barbara Holywood was Alney's mom ... haven't found anything about her ... but Holywood and Hollifield are similar ??????

I have seen one other set of information that says his mom was Barbara Holywood and father was a Winfield McFalls. Found nothing there either. That info I think came from the daughter of a cousin of mine (he was killed in Korea) whose g-mother was my father's sister and the last of William Julius' children by Mary Coffman alive.

Alney is an elusive guy, many alias, states, .... any leads would be appreciated.


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