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Re: Looking for parents of Lucy Pulliam, Dunnavant
Posted by: Patricia Dyer (ID *****4909) Date: December 30, 2008 at 11:01:42
In Reply to: Re: Looking for parents of Lucy Pulliam, Dunnavant by Linda Henson of 1198

Thank you for your help. I have found some info. on the Dunnivant line in Rockingham, Va. I have also seen this couple in the N.C. census. Here is what I have on them.
!1880 United States Census Piney Creek, Alleghany, North Carolina
       Family History Library Film        1254951
       NA Film Number        T9-0951
       Page Number        296B
Household Record       
Name        Relation       Marital Status       Gender       Race       Age
Birthplace       Occupation       Father's Birthplace       Mother's
Birthplace
D. DONNAVANT Self         M Male         W        53 VA Farmer VA VA
Lucy DONNAVANT Wife M Female W 40 VA Keeps
HouseVA VA
Nancy DONNAVANT Dau S Female W 18 VA Home VA         VA
Joseph DONNAVANT Son S Male W 15 VA Farm Laborer
VA VA
James DONNAVANT Son S Male W 12 VA Farm Laborer VA VA
Elisabeth DONNAVANT Dau S Female W 6 VA VA         VA
(several families with last name of Halsey were living near them)
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!CENSUS:11 AUG 1870 WILSON CREEK TOWNSHIP GRAYSON CO., VA. PG32
David Dunnivan 46
Lucy 36
Nancy 11
Harriet ?
Joseph H 7 (as above)
Louisa 4



! Census 1870 Place       Piney Creek, Alleghany, North Carolina
       Family History Library Film 1254951 NA Film Number T9-0951
       Page Number        296B
Dunnivan, David 46 M Farm Laborer Born in N.C. in 1846 (should be 1824)
Lucy 36 F Born in Keep House at home wife
Nancy 11
Joseph H 7
Louisa 4
James 2
Harriet 1 Parents cannot read or write
       

!Census 1860 Henry Co.,VA
Danl Donovant 38 $50 born Va, cannot read/write
Lucy 28
Wm 8
Sarah 6
Nancy 4
Harriet 2
Sent to me by L. Morgan through e-mail.
And by Lynne Hundley family_hunter@att.net

The 1850 census lists Daniel Dunavan, 67, a farmer from Virginia with his wife Nancy, 56,
who was also born in Virginia.

        Name        Relation        Marital Status        Gender        Race        Age        Birthplace        Occupation        Father's Birthplace       Mother's Birthplace
Lucy PULLIAM         Self         W         Female         W         50         VA                 VA         UNK
Mary PULLIAM         Dau         S         Female         W         21         NC         At Home         NC         VA
Anna PULLIAM         Dau         S         Female         W         19         NC         At Home         NC         VA

Source Information:
       Census Place 1880       Olive Hill, Person, North Carolina
       Family History Library Film        1254977


!CENSUS: WILSON CREEK TOWNSHIP
GRAYSON CO., VA.
11 AUG 1870

! CENSUS: 1900 SMYTH CO., VA.
Marion Township
Enumerated in Virginiaa Southwestern State Hospital as a patient
Dunavant, Lucy/ Patient/ white, female, born 1832, age 67, widow, 8 children, 0 living, born Va., parents-unknown.

Again your help is most appreciated.
Patty


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