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McHenry Arrowood and Descendants


Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 2.7
MARCUM Project Version 758
April 28, 1998

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Arrowood


First Generation

1. McHenry1 Arrowood, son of John Arrowood and Frances (Fanny) Barrett, was born in North Carolina Nov 1828. See his father's family for more information. McHenry died of typhoid fever in 1900 in Buchanan Co, VA, at age 71.(1) His body was interred at McGlothlin Cemetery on Fletcher's Ridge in Buchanan Co, VA.(2)

He married Elizabeth Street October 16, 1851 in Yancey Co, NC.(3) Elizabeth was born circa 1829 in North Carolina. Elizabeth died at age unknown.

In the Census of 1860, McHenry was listed as a head of household in Yancey Co, NC.(4) On 10 Jan 1864 at Dalton, GA, McHenry was enlisted, evidently with reluctance, in the Confederate Army in Company B of the 58th North Carolina Infantry Regiment. Company rosters show that he deserted 31 March 1864.(5)

In the Census of 1870, McHenry was listed as a head of household in Mitchell Co, NC.(6) In the 1880 Census, McHenry was listed as a head of household 16 June 1880 in Mitchell Co, NC. He was listed as William Arrowood's father in the 1900 Census in Buchanan Co, VA.(7)

McHenry Arrowood and Elizabeth Street had the following children:

Second Generation

2. William2 Arrowood (McHenry1) was born in Yancey Co, NC Sept 1852. William died in 1900 in Buchanan Co, VA, at age 47.(8) His body was interred at McGlothlin Cemetery on Fletcher's Ridge in Buchanan Co, VA.(9)

He married Celia Hughes. Celia was born circa 1854 in North Carolina. Celia died of typhoid fever in 1900 in Buchanan Co, VA, at age 46.(10) Her body was interred at McGlothlin Cemetery on Fletcher's Ridge in Buchanan Co, VA.(11)

In the 1880 Census, William was listed as a head of household 1880 in Carter Co, TN.(12) In the 1900 Census, William was listed as a head of household 5 July 1900 in Buchanan Co, VA.(13)

William Arrowood and Celia Hughes had the following children:

3. Tilmon2 Arrowood (McHenry1) was born in Yancey Co, NC circa 1854. Tilmon died at age unknown.

He married Rebecca Hughes March 31, 1872 in Mitchell Co, NC.(38) Rebecca was born circa 1859 in North Carolina. Rebecca died at age unknown.

In the 1880 Census, Tilmon was listed as a head of household 28 June 1880 in Mitchell Co, NC.(39)

Tilmon Arrowood and Rebecca Hughes had the following children:


Notes and References


1. Charlotte (hchar@gte.net) email to ARWOOD-L@rootsweb.com, 26 Apr 1998, Re: John and Frances Barret Arrowood. Family of William and Celia Arrowood. (hereafter cited as Charlotte, 4/26/98, William and Celia Arrowood).
2. Ibid.
3. 'Register of Marriages: Yancey County, NC,' TVGSN 4:4, Toe Valley Gen. Soc. Newsletter, (June 1992) p.6, McHenry Arrowood to Liza Street, by N. Honeycutt (hereafter cited as Yancey Co. Marr. (TVGSN)).
4. Mc H Arrowoodd, 1860 US Census, Yancey Co. NC (Fork Mountain P.O.), P.885 L.15, Mc H Arrowoodd 20 b.NC Farmer TEN PE$20; Elizabeth 31, William 7, Tilmon 6, all b.NC (hereafter cited as 1860 census, P.885 L.15, Yancey Co. NC).
5. McHenry seems to be the only candidate for the soldier who enlisted under the name M. H. Arrowood.
6. Henry Arrowood, 1870 US Census, Mitchell Co. NC (Harrel Twp, Fork Mountain P.O.), P.353B L.10, Arrowood, Henry 45 b.NC Farmer col.19; Elisabeth 45 b.NC Keeping house; William 17, Tilmon 16, both b.NC Farm laborer (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.353B L.10, Mitchell Co. NC).
7. William Arrowood, 1900 US Census, Buchanan Co. VA (Garden Magisterial District), ED.5 S.23 L.26 H.392 F.396, NA Film Series T-623, Roll 1702, National Archives, Washington, DC: Arrowood William Sept 1852-47 m.27 b.NC f,m.b.NC Farmer 0-YYY OFF 389; Celia wife Oct 1856-43 m.27 14/13 b.NC f,m.b.NC NNY; David Sept 1881-18 sgl Farm laborer 0,0YYY, Deley dau Apr 1883-17 0,0YNY, Sarah dau Dec 1884-15 0,0NNY, Calvin son May 1886-14 Farm laborer 0,1YNY, Texanner dau Jan 1887-13 1YNY, Mack son Mar 1888-12 2YNY, Ed son June 1890-9, first 7 ch. b.NC f,m.b.NC, Rollins son Nov 1895-4, Hannah dau Mar 1897-3, last 2 ch. b.VA f,m.b.VA; McHenry father Nov 1828-71 wid b.NC f,m.b.NC (hereafter cited as 1900 census, ED.5 S.23 L.26, Buchanan Co. VA).
8. Charlotte, 4/26/98, William and Celia Arrowood.
9. Ibid.
10. Ibid.
11. Ibid.
12. William Arwood, 1880 US Census, Carter Co. TN (Second Dist), ED.8 S.7 L.10, Arwood William 30 b.NC f,m.b.NC Farmer; Celia wife 26 b.NC f,m.b.NC Keeps house col.22,23; Elizabeth dau 10 col.22,23, John son 8, Ellen dau 6, James son 4, Henry son 2, all ch. b.TN f,m.b.NC (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.8 S.7 L.10, Carter Co. TN).
13. 1900 census, ED.5 S.23 L.26, Buchanan Co. VA.
14. Charlotte, 4/26/98, William and Celia Arrowood.
15. Ibid.
16. Ibid.
17. Ibid.
18. Ibid.
19. Ibid.
20. Ibid.
21. Ibid.
22. Ibid.
23. Ibid.
24. Ibid.
25. Ibid.
26. Ibid.
27. Ibid.
28. Ibid.
29. Ibid.
30. Ibid.
31. Ibid.
32. Ibid.
33. Ibid.
34. Ibid.
35. Ibid.
36. Ibid.
37. Ibid.
38. IGI Batch 7126413-51
39. Tilmon Arrowood, 1880 US Census, Mitchell Co. NC (Harrells Twp), ED.148 P.20 L.14, Arrowood Tilmon 26 Farming col.15 =; Rebecca wife 21 Housekeeping; William son 5, Mack son 2, Lydia dau 9/12 Sep; everybody b.NC f,m.b.NC [Film very very dark - some info from soundex] (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.148 P.20 L.14, Mitchell Co. NC).


Index

Arrowood

Arrowood, Calvin (i5657), b.1886-d.1932
Arrowood, David (i5654), b.1881-d.1900
Arrowood, Delia (i5655), b.1883-d.1945
Arrowood, Ed (i5660), b.1890-d.1948
Arrowood, Elizabeth (i5649), b.1870-d.1900
Arrowood, Ellen (i5651), b.1874-
Arrowood, Hannah (i5662), b.1897-d.1978
Arrowood, Henry (i5653), b.1878-
Arrowood, James (i5652), b.1876-
Arrowood, John (i5650), b.1872-
Arrowood, Lydia (i2259), b.1879-
Arrowood, Mack (i2260), b.1878-
Arrowood, Martha Jane (i6652), b.1880-d.1968
Arrowood, McHenry (i765), b.1828-d.1900
Arrowood, McHenry (Mack) (i5659), b.1888-
Arrowood, Rollins (i5661), b.1895-d.1985
Arrowood, Sarah (i5656), b.1884-d.1900
Arrowood, Texanna (i5658), b.1887-d.1900
Arrowood, Tilmon (i2128), b.1854-
Arrowood, William (i2130), b.1852-d.1900
Arrowood, William (i2258), b.1875-

Brown

Brown, Edwin Blackburn (marriage to Martha Jane Arrowood) (i6653), b.1874-d.1933
Brown, Ellie (marriage to Ed Arrowood) (i6663)

Hale

Hale, Dow (marriage to Hannah Arrowood) (i6666)

Helbeth

Helbeth, Rachel Elizabeth (marriage to McHenry (Mack) Arrowood) (i6656)

Hughes

Hughes, Blanche (marriage to Rollins Arrowood) (i6664), b.1905-d.1992
Hughes, Celia (marriage to William Arrowood) (i5648), b.1854-d.1900
Hughes, Rebecca (marriage to Tilmon Arrowood) (i2129), b.1859-

Shortridge

Shortridge, Polly Ann (marriage to Calvin Arrowood) (i6660), b.1882-d.1951
Shortridge, Tom (marriage to Delia Arrowood) (i6657), b.1879-d.1957

Street

Street, Elizabeth (marriage to McHenry Arrowood) (i2127), b.1829-

Vance

Vance, Ruley (marriage to Hannah Arrowood) (i6665)

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