Monthly Archives: June 2013

Chowan Militia, 1754

From Military Organizations in North Carolina: Alston’s Company: some familiar names, including Dilday, Hines, Bird, Odam, Bethea, Arline, Vann, Parker … all neighbors of our Collinses, but no Collins King’s Company: more familiar names, including Goodman, Harrell, Eure, Odam, Bethea … Continue reading

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Granny’s Ancestors and Her DNA

Grandma Margaret Elizabeth Howell Pittman “Peg” Petrone is going to be 95 years old in December. A long time ago, when I first became interested in Native Americans, reading all the books I could in the children’s library, I asked … Continue reading

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