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Connections lists the DNA for the Hooper family. Descendents of
James Hooper (born 1745) are listed on that DNA chart. James Hooper
was a Justice of the Peace in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
around 1790. Furthermore, he was called a Captain (perhaps because of
involvement in the Indian Wars). James Hooper also was the person who
took the 1790 census in that section of Spartanburg County, South
The Barnett Surname DNA Project is a website devoted to tracing
Barnett lineages through the use of DNA testing. Several participants
in the group trace their ancestry to most Southern States including
several tracing their ancestry to the Spartanburg and Greenville areas
Moses West Lancaster
Family - Four Generations Picture for Moses West Lancaster
and Family Group Sheets by Betty Jean Dill
- Family of
Walter Stewart (d. 1825) of NI and Laurens County, SC and his two
wives, Mary Ross (?) and Isabel Bobo. Includes surnames Bobo,
Campbell, Cook, Garrett, Gilliland, Henry, Jones, Norman, Newman,
Stoddard, Templeton, Willis.
Bryant/Matthews/Welch Family Information Center This site contains
links to family tree data and photo galleries for ancestors and
descendants of Anthony Smith Matthews of Gates County, NC; Terrell
Robert Bryant of Spartanburg, SC; and John Harvey Welch of Tennessee
- Follows all the old
Odam / Odom
families in the Greenville and Spartanburg area, and also much more on
the related families.
- Reports on some
Spartanburg Families. These were compiled by Ted Zajac, Jr. with
the help of and support of other notable members of the PHS.
- Working notes on
Thomas and Floyd families
of Spartanburg County, South Carolina