Among the branches

Surnames that we are researching

~ Arnett ~Bush ~ Campbell ~

~ Clement ~ Dickerson ~ Hamm ~ 

~ Jennette  ~ Gray ~ Morgan ~ 

~ Scarborough ~ Stowe ~ Swezey ~ 

~ Pollard ~ Throgmorton ~ Taylor ~ 

What's new  for Fall !

Obituary ~ John A. Gillkin

Photographs ~ A Jennette family reunion

Lighthouse Digest Magazine

May, 2008

~Return to Cape Fear ~

Please follow the above link to read about

 Lighthouse Keeper, Devaney F. Jennette

and his descendants who returned to the

island where he lived and died

as a lighthouse keeper.  





For those who would like to submit documents, letters, photographs, stories, or any other item you think would aid in the study of our family's history, please drop me a line by using the email link below. 


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William Joseph Dickerson ~ Land documents

~1895 ~

 Affidavit ~ Homestead application 

Proof of homestead ~ Proof of homestead - witness 

~1899 ~

Homestead land claim ~ Land payment receipt

Affidavit of publication

~ Land documents file request ~

If anyone would like to have a photocopy 

of  W. J. Dickerson's, complete land documents file,

please email me with your name and mailing address.

There are just to many pages to place them all

on the website.


Dickerson ~ Land documents


~ Coming soon ~

I am currently working on a section that shows the migration of each surname.  This is a slow process as I am trying to have documented proof as to their origins.  So check back often .

Please note :

All photos and stories, unless otherwise noted, are sole property of their owners. They are not to be redistributed or copied in any form without prior written consent from them. Please feel free to contact me regarding any questions that you might have.

Dawn F. Taylor



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