Is William N. McCoy, born in 1774 VA and died 1836 in Boone Co., Ky, the son of Old William McCoy?

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groom's name: William Mccoy
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bride's name: Barbara Trollinger
 
marriage date: 23 Nov 1796
marriage place: Montgomery County, Virginia
groom's father's name: William Mccoy

 

by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2m points)
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No William N McCoy is James McCoy son :) that's the thing about the McCoys we all have the same name
by Shalene Davis G2G1 (1.5k points)
And this was the area right in the middle of the famous McCoy-Hatfield feud. The "feud" started around the time of the Civil War. It was so intense that the governor sent in marshals, but a lot of them were killed also.

My Justice ancestors also settled that area during that time and many descendants still live there. There is a Justiceville, KY just south of Pikeville, and a Justice, VA. The Tug River separates those states, with most of the McCoys originally being on the VA side and most of the Hatfields on the KY side.

I have found records of marriages between the Justice family and both the Hatfields and McCoys.

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