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John B. Arrowood and Descendants

Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 2.5c
MARCUM Project Version 659
March 15, 1998

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Arrowood, Arwood

First Generation

1. John B.1 Arrowood, son of John Arrowood and Frances (Fanny) Barrett, was born in North Carolina circa 1828. See his father's family for more information.

He married Rebecca Street May 21, 1851 in Yancey Co, NC.(1) Rebecca was born circa 1836 in North Carolina. (Additional notes for Rebecca Street(2)) Rebecca died at age unknown.

In the Census of 1860, John was listed as a head of household in Yancey Co, NC.(3) In the Census of 1870, John was listed as a head of household in Mitchell Co, NC.(4) In the 1880 Census, John was listed as a head of household 1880 in Mitchell Co, NC.(5)

John B. Arrowood and Rebecca Street had the following children:

Second Generation

10. Emanuel Ballard2 Arwood (John B.1 Arrowood) was born in Mitchell Co, NC July 1871. Emanuel died 1951 at age 79.

He married Mary Elizabeth Griffey circa 1893. (Additional notes for Mary Elizabeth Griffey(7))

In the 1900 Census, Emanuel was listed as a head of household 16 June 1900 in Sevier Co, TN.(8)

Emanuel Ballard Arwood and Mary Elizabeth Griffey had the following children:

Third Generation

18. Robert Wesley3 Arwood Sr. (Emanuel Ballard2, John B.1 Arrowood) was born 1907. Robert died 1987 at age 80.

Robert Wesley Arwood Sr. had the following child:

Notes and References

1. 'Register of Marriages: Yancey County, NC,' TVGSN 4:4, Toe Valley Gen. Soc. Newsletter, (June 1992) p.6, married by William Herrel (hereafter cited as Yancey Co. Marr. (TVGSN)).
2. IGI ref. film 0452894 gives her maiden name, son Clingman's birthdate
3. John B. Arrowoodd, 1860 US Census, Yancey Co. NC (Fork Mountain P.O.), P.886 L.2, John B. Arrowoodd 33 b.NC Farmer RE$100 PE$65; Rebecca 24 b.NC; Nancy 7, Pinckney 6, Sirena 4, Cordelia 6/12, all b.NC (hereafter cited as 1860 census, P.886 L.2, Yancey Co. NC).
4. John Arrowood, 1870 US Census, Mitchell Co. NC (Little Rock Creek Twp, Bakersville), P.361 L.16, Arrowood, John 44 b.NC Farmer RE$50 col.19; Rebecca 34 b.NC Keeping house col.16,17; Nancy 17 At home col.15, Pinkney 14 Farm laborer col.15, Serena 12 col.15, Cordelia 9, Elias 7, Moses 6, Clingman 4, Posey[?] C. 1 m, all At home, all ch. b.NC (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.361 L.16, Mitchell Co. NC).
5. John R. Arowood, 1880 US Census, Mitchell Co. NC (Red Hill Twp), ED.149 P.3 L.36, Arowood John R 53 Farmer; Rebecca wife 45 Keeping house col.22,23; Nancy dau 22 sgl At home col.22,23, William son 21 Works on farm col.21, Sesenie dau 17, Cordelia 15, both girls At home col.21,23, Ellas son 13 Works on farm col.21, Rosa dau 10 At home col.21,22,23, Clingman son 8 col.21, Emanuel son 6 col.21, Charles son 3; everybody b.NC f,m.b.NC (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.149 P.3 L.36, Mitchell Co. NC).
6. IGI ref. film 0452894 gives his birth month, year, and place
7. John Sr Arrowood descendant table, 14 March 1997 Robert L. Arwood, Only has names and birth death years. No places nor sources mentioned (hereafter cited as Robert L. Arwood, 3/14/97, Descendants of John Sr Arrowood).
8. Manuel R. Arwood, 1900 US Census, Sevier Co. TN (12th Civil District), ED.147 S.9A L.45 H&F.148, NA Film Series T-623, Roll 1596, National Archives, Washington, DC: Arwood Manuel R July 1871-28 m.7 b.NC f,m.b.NC Farmer YYY R-F 145; Mary A wife Dec 1876-23 m.7 4/3 b.TN fb.NC mb.TN YYY; Marthy M dau June 1894-5, John H son Aug 1897-2, Herbert R son Jan 1900 4/12, all ch. b.TN fb.NC mb.TN (hereafter cited as 1900 census, ED.147 S.9A L.45, Sevier Co. TN).
9. Robert L. Arwood, 3/14/97, Descendants of John Sr Arrowood.
10. Ibid.
11. Ibid.
12. Ibid.
13. Ibid.
14. Ibid.



Arrowood, Charles (i3559), b.1875-
Arrowood, Clingman (i2138), b.1865-
Arrowood, Cordelia (i2137), b.1860-
Arrowood, Elias (i2134), b.1863-
Arrowood, John B. (i764), b.1828-
Arrowood, Moses (i2136), b.1864-
Arrowood, Nancy (i2133), b.1853-
Arrowood, Posey C. (i2139), b.1869-
Arrowood, Sirena (i2135), b.1856-
Arrowood, William Pinckney (i2132), b.1854-


Arwood, Emanuel Ballard (i3558), b.1871-d.1951
Arwood, Herbert R. (i3563), b.1900-
Arwood, James W. (i3565), b.1902-d.1987
Arwood, John Huey (i3562), b.1897-
Arwood, Lily Mae (i5517) (still alive)
Arwood, Lusinda (i5511), b.1896-d.1896
Arwood, Martha M. (i3561), b.1894-
Arwood, Robert Wesley, Jr. (i3568), b.1935-
Arwood, Robert Wesley, Sr. (i3567), b.1907-d.1987
Arwood, Tom (i3566), b.1904-


Bellamy, John (marriage to Martha M. Arwood) (i5510)


Coombs, Edith (marriage to Tom Arwood) (i5515)


Griffey, Mary Elizabeth (marriage to Emanuel Ballard Arwood) (i3560)


Laws, Juanita (marriage to Herbert R. Arwood) (i5513), b.1899-


Street, Rebecca (marriage to John B. Arrowood) (i2131), b.1836-


Widener, Josephine (marriage to James W. Arwood) (i5514)


Winstead, Lillie (Birdie) (marriage to John Huey Arwood) (i5512), b.1897-

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