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James Butner and Family

Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 2.5c
MARCUM Project Version 596
February 7, 1998

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First Generation

1. James1 Butner, son of Adam Butner and Mrs._Adam (Butner), was born circa 1729. See his father's family for more information. James died 1788 in probably, Rowan Co, NC, at age 59.

James Butner appeared as a witness at a grand jury hearing investigating Micajah Plummer for stealing Adam Butner's horse August 1750 in Frederick Co, MD.(1) From this event are speculated his parents, and his birth date 21 years before.

James Butner had the following child:

Notes and References

1. Millard Milburn Rice, comp., This Was The Life - Excerpts from the Judgment Records of Frederick County, Maryland 1748 - 1765 (Redwood City, CA: Monocacy Book Co., 1979), p. 49 (hereafter cited as Rice, This Was The Life).
2. IGI Batch M516006-2463.
3. Jo White Linn, comp., Abstracts of the Minutes of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Rowan County, North Carolina, Vol. III 1775 - 1789. (Salisbury, NC: the author, 1982), p. 191 (book 5, p. 215 of original) (hereafter cited as Linn, Vol. 3, Rowan Co. Court Minutes).



Butner, Edward, of Rowan Co. (i1544), b.1777-
Butner, James (i824), b.1729-d.1788


Parks, Polly (marriage to Edward Butner of Rowan Co.) (i1555), b.1780-

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