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Lewis Jernigan Jr. (1750 - abt. 1837)

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Lewis "Louis" Jernigan Jr.
Born in Scotland, North Carolinamap
Brother of
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died about in Guifford, North Carolinamap
Jernigan-82 created 11 Nov 2011 | Last modified
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This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.


Name: Lewis (Louis) /Jernigan (Journigan)/
Given Name: Lewis (Louis)
Surname: Jernigan (Journigan)
Name Suffix: Jr.

ArrayThe last name Jernigan (Journigan) couldn't be parsed, so used UNKNOWN instead.


Death: Y
Date: ABT 1837
Place: Guilford, North Carolina, USA
Age: About 46-47



The following excerpt is from the files of Mr. Frank Jernigan of Sumter, South Carolina.


"Lewis and Zilpha (or Zeltha) were probably married in Richmond County, North Caroli

na ca.

1818 or 1819 as James, the first child, was born there December 29, 1820. They seem to have lived

in Richmond until 1827 when they moved to near Ashboro in Randolph County,

North Carolina, In 1832

they were in the Northwest corner of Randolph County and in February 1834 they were in Southwest

Guilford County. "


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On 28 Jun 2016 at 16:48 GMT Summer (Binkley) Orman wrote:

Jernigan-120 and Jernigan-82 appear to represent the same person because: same person

Lewis is 23 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 29 degrees from Bob Dylan, 22 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 24 degrees from Michael Phelps and 21 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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