.              Abraham Reece, c1750 - 1822, of Surry Co, NC
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

.       Abraham Reece,1                                                                                                                                                    (Thomas)

.            Previous traditions were that Abraham was supposedly a s/o Solomon Reece of Surry Co, NC and Sarah Boone, of the Daniel
.            Boone family.  Another tradition is that he came to NC as a "bound boy", and that he was born out of wedlock to a Pennsylvania
.            Quaker girl, and was supposedly the illegitimate son of the legendary Daniel Boone.  No proof of any of these.  However a recent
.            book "
Reece-Reese Forebears and Descendants", 1993, Dr. Saford H. Landreth, reportedly states that Abraham's father was
.            
Thomas Reece, b ca 1720, who lived in NC and had sons Abraham, John, David, Daniel, and Thomas Reeece Jr.  Dr. Landreth's
.            address: 30 Armstrong St, Salem, Va 24153.  The Pulaski County (Va) Public Library has a copy of his book.

.            Prob b ca 1750 in Pa; d 6 Nov 1822, bur Deep Creek Friends Burying Ground, stone: "Abraham Reece, 6 11th Mo. 1822".
.            m Mary Huff, b ca 1754-55, d/o
Daniel Huff (#31) and Mary Worley.

.            1780 Surry Co, NC: the earliest land records for Abraham Reece in the part of Surry Co that is now Yadkin Co, along North Deep
.                     Creek, East of Boonville.
.            1786, Feb, Surry Co, state census of NC, Capt Wright's Dist, p 2, col 3, Abraham Rees, 1 WM 21-60, 5 WM <21,>60, 3 WF.
.            1790 Surry Co census, p 519, Abram Reese, 2-6-4.
.            1800 Surry Co census, p 587, Abraham Rece, 11301-11101.
.            1810 Surry Co census, p 168, Abraham Reece, 11101-02101.
.            1817 Abraham joined Quaker's Deep Creek Monthly Meeting.
.            1820 Surry Co census, p 49, Abraham Reace, 111101-01121-04.
.            1822, Nov: Surry Co Will Bk 3, p 154 (dated 8 Dec 1821): Abraham Reece's will prov, listing widow and children Eli,Thomas,
.                      Abraham, and Daniel (execs), Elizabeth, Jemimah, John, son-in-law David Walker, and children of dec son Joel.  All 12 of his
.                      children were mentioned in the estate settlement, and the complete list was given in 1908 by his granddau-in-law Mary Ann
.                      Dobbins, b 1816, d 1922.

.            issue:

.            
1.   Jemima Reece, b 9 Jun 1772 Surry Co, d 14 Jul 1824 Deep Creek, m 1794 to John Dobbins, b 21 Apr 1772 Chatham Co,
.                  NC, s/o Jacob Dobbins and Ann Marshall.

.            
2.   Daniel Reece, b 1773 Surry Co, d 15 Sep 1822 Deep Creek, m 3 Dec 1795 To Rachel Hadley, b 22 Dec 1777 Deep Creek, d
.                  29 May 1857 Yadkin Co, NC, d/o Thomas Hadley and Eunice Jones.
.                  1800 Surry Co census, p 587, Daniel Rece, 20010-00100.

.            
3.   Eli Reece, b ca 1775 Surry Co, d 11 May 1855 Deep Creek, m(1) ca 1795 to Elizabeth Wells, b Va, d/o James and Mary
.                  Wells.  Eli m(2)(b) 13 Nov 1817 Surry Co to Sarah Crommel, wid of John Crommel.

.            
4.   Levi Reece, b 30 Mar 1777 Surry Co, d 25 May 1860 Hardin Co, Iowa, m 1796 to Sarah Shugart, b 12 Dec 1773 Chester Co,
.                  Pa, d 23 Sep 1856 Hardin Co, d/o Zachariah Shugart and Catherine (?Leonard).
.                  1800 Surry Co census, p 587, Levi Rece, 20100-10100.

.            
5.   Joel Reece, b ca 1779 Surry Co, d 19 Dec 1816 Deep Creek, m(b) 14 Jan 1804 Surry Co to Sarah Martin, b ca 1794 Deep
.                  Creek, d/o John Martin and Margaret Hadley.

.            
6.   Mary Reece, b ca 1780 Surry Co, d prior 1821, m(b) 21 Jun 1802 Surry Co to David Walker, apparently s/o David Walker.

.            
7.   Abraham Reece, b 2 Oct 1780 Surry Co, d 2 May 1852 Deep Creek, m(1)(b) 29 Dec 1802 Surry Co to Ruth Hadley, b 2 Oct
.                  1783 Deep Creek, d ca 1825 Deep Creek, d/o Thomas Hadley and Eunice Jones.  Abraham m(2)(b) 20 Dec 1826 Surry Co to
.                  Mary Owen, b 22 Jan 1786 NC, d 28 Mar 1858 Deep Creek.

.            
8.   Jesse Reece, b 1784 Surry Co, d 1864 Yadkin Co, NC, m(1)(b) 15 Apr 1807 Surry Co to Margaret Hadley, b 1790 Deep
.                  Creek, d 1838 Deep Creek, d/o Simon Hadley and Mary Spencer.  Jesse m(2) Louisa Wilson, wid, b 16 Apr 1810, d 28 May
.                  1903.

.            
9.   Kiziah Reece, b 1787 Surry Co, d 8 Jan 1846 Henry Co, Ind, m(b) 5 Jan 1805 Surry Co to Richard Walker, b 26 Sep 1781
.                  Guilford Co, d 29 Apr 1849 Henry Co, s/o Robert Walker and Mary Jones.

.          
10.   John Reece, b ca 1788 Surry Co.

.          
11.   Sarah Reece (Sally), b ca 1791 Yadkin Co, NC, d 1857 Carroll Co, Va, bur Bond-Marshall Cem, Dugspur, Carrroll Co, m(b)
.                  27 Oct 1812 Surry Co to Simon Granser Marshall, b 26 Dec 1791 Deep Creek, d 1877, bur Bond-Marshall Cem, s/o Joseph
.                  Marshall and Ruth Hadley.
.                  1850 Carroll Co census, 11th Dist, p 326, #130/130, Simon Marshall,62 NC, farmer, $7000, Sally,59 NC, Ruthy,26 NC, Levi,23
.                           NC, farmer, Sally,8 Va, Joseph,4 Va
.                  issue:
.                  
a.   Joseph W. Marshall, b 29 Aug 1813 Surry Co, d 13 Feb 1890 Carroll Co, bur Independence Cem, Fancy Gap, Carroll Co,
.                        m 13 Sep 1834 Grayson Co to Rebecca Elizabeth Bond (Elizabeth), b ca 1814, d prior 1847, bur Independence Cem, poss
.                        d/o
Nathan Bond (#2) and Nancy Dickens.  Joseph m(2) 1847 to Julia Ann Hall Bolt, b ca 1821 Va, d/o William C. Hall and
.                        Sarah VanOver.  Julia had m(1) 5 Sep 1837 Grayson Co to Harrison Bolt, b 1818, d 9 Jul 1845, bur Day Cem, Carroll Co,
.                        s/o John and Rebecca Bolt.  Joseph m(3) 4 Mar 1869 to Martha Virginia Brady, b 9 Dec 1846 NC, d 24 Dec 1932, bur Cox-
.                        Collier Cem, d/o John Abner Brady and Mary Ann ____.  Martha m(2) 9 Nov 1893 Carroll Co to John Ballinger Mitchell, b
.                        9 Sep 1925 Va, d 1904, s/o William and Elizabeth Mitchell.  Martha m(3) 8 Apr 1917 Carroll Co to
John Henry Goad
.                        (#A21), b 29 Nov 1841 Carroll Co, d 7 Feb 1929 Carroll Co, s/o Aaron B. Goad and Elizabeth Marshall.  John Ballinger
.                        Mitchell had m(1) 23 Jan 1849 Carroll Co to Narcissa Strange, b 9 Sep 1827 NC, d 7 Jun 1888, d/o Samuel and Edney
.                        Strange.  
.                  
b.   Abraham Marshall, b 14 May 1815 Surry Co, d 1890 Carroll Co, bur Top of the Mountain Cem, Sylvatus, Carroll Co, m
.                        m 8 Aug 1835 Grayson Co to Mary Bond (Polly), b 1811 "NC", d 1905, bur Top of the Mountain Cem, d/o
Nathan Bond
.                        (#2) and Nancy Dickens.
.                  
c.   Jesse Reece Marshall, b 1816 Surry Co, d 1864, bur Bond-Marshall Cem, m 27 Dec 1838 Grayson Co to Mary Bond
.                        (Polly), b 1816 Va, d 19 Apr 1886 Carroll Co, bur Bond-Marshall Cem, Dugspur, Carroll Co, d/o
Benjamin Bond (#3) and
.                         Elizabeth Lindsey.  Tombstone gives a death date of 1900 for Mary.
.                  
d.   John Hadley Marshall, b 12 May 1818 NC, d 15 Mar 1889 Carroll Co, bur Hadley Marshall Cem, Ocala, Carroll Co, m 11
.                         Nov 1847 Floyd Co to Martha Quesenberry, b 13 Feb 1823 Montgomery Co, d 16 Jan 1897 Floyd Co, bur Hadley Mar-
.                         shall Cem, d/o John Quesenberry and Nancy Hylton.
.                  
e.   Thomas Huff Marshall, b 6 May 1821 Surry Co, d 5 Oct 1887 Carroll Co, bur Jimmy Marshall Cem, Carroll Co, m 15
.                         May 1845 Carroll Co to Susanna Bond (Susan), b 13 Sep 1825 Va, 19 Mar 1907 Carroll Co, bur Jimmy Marshall Cem, d/o
.                         
Nathan Bond (#2) and Nancy Dickens.
.                  
f.    Daniel William Marshall, b 6 Nov 1822 Surry Co, d 16 Apr 1900 Carroll Co, bur Marshall Cem, Carroll Co, m 8 Mar
.                        1847 Floyd Co to Rebecca Montgomery Marshall, b 7 Sep 1827 Va, d 18 Oct 1917, bur Marshall Cem, d/o Jesse Montgo-
.                        mery and Susannah Mabry.
.                  
g.   Ruthy Marshall, b ca 1824 NC, m ____ Stilwell.
.                  
h.   Levi Marshall, b 14 Aug 1827 Surry Co, d 1903 Carroll Co, bur Marshall Cem (Rt 754 Greasy Creek), m 13 May 1852
.                        Carroll Co to Caroline Quesenberry, b 15 Jun 1831 Carroll Co, d 1906 Carroll Co, bur Marshall Cem (Rt 754 Greasy Creek),
.                        d/o Mary Quesenberry (Polly).
.                  
i.    Simon Marshall, b ca 1825 NC, d 1 May 1886 Carroll Co, "of Rheumatism, age 60 yrs, 6 mos, s/o Simon & Sarah Mar-
.                        shall", m 1847 Floyd Co to Mary Ann Montgomery (Polly), b ca 1831 Va, d/o Jesse Montgomery and Susannah Mabry.

8         
12.   Thomas Reece, b 1 Apr 1793 Surry Co, m Pheriba Debora Thornton (Pheriby).








.           Ref:  1. "
Genealogy of Winston Reece's Family", 1949, Viola Estella Reece.
.                    2.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Ron Stewart; Bobbie Goodman.
.                    3. "
1850 census: Annotated Carroll County Virginia", 1979, John Perry Alderman.  He says that the Mary who m Jesse Reece
.                          Marshall, Sarah, Martha, Mahala, and Susanna were daus of Benjamin and Elizabeth Bond.  And that Mary Bond who m
.                          Abraham Marshall was a d/o Nathan Bond and Mary Dickens.
.                          However Samuel Bond Garrett's 1913 "
Bond Genealogy" says that Susannah was a d/o Nathan Bond.
.