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Stephen E. Riddle[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1775 - 1856  (80 years)


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  • Name Stephen E. Riddle 
    Born 12 Jan 1775  Riddles Ferry, Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 1856  Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 7
    Buried Old Storm Cemtery, Greene Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I145027  My Genealogy

    Father Stephen Riddle,   b. 30 Sep 1730, Prince George's Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1807, Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Nancy Elizabeth Douhit,   b. 22 Apr 1739, Monocacy, Frederick Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1791 and 1792, Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1760  Monacacy, Frederick Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F59425  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Polly Quaite,   b. 15 Jan 1787, Guilford Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 26 Dec 1799  Guilford Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 10, 11, 12
    Children 
     1. Samuel Riddle,   b. 1800, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1857 and 1860, Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Elizabeth Riddle,   b. 1801, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jonathan Riddle,   b. Abt 1803, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1883, Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     4. Bailey Riddle,   b. Abt 1804, Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1850, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     5. Ann Riddle,   b. 1807, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. David Riddle,   b. Abt 1810,   d. 1833  (Age ~ 23 years)
     7. Mary Riddle,   b. 1810, Guilford Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1875, Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     8. Laura Riddle,   b. Abt 1812, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, Washington Co., Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     9. Sarah Riddle,   b. 1814, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Rena Riddle,   b. 17 Oct 1819, Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910, Mansfield, Parke Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     11. Clementine Riddle,   b. 17 Jul 1821, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1862, Perry Twp, Lawrence Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     12. Wiley Riddle,   b. 1824, Greene County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1902, Parke Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     13. Stephen Riddle,   b. 1827, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Penelope Riddle,   b. 1833, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F59640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • This information on, births, deaths, and marriages were taken from the, 1800-1810 Stokes County, North Carolina Census.
      1820 Lawrence County, Indiana Census
      1830-40-50 Greene County, Indiana Census.

      1830 Indiana Census Index: Decatur Co.
      Shephen Riddle
      Males 0-5 (2) 5-10 (1) 10-15 (1) 40-50 (1)
      Females 5-10 (3) 30-40 (1)

      Heirs to the estate sold property in June 1856.

      Records indicate that Stephen Jr. moved to Montgomery County, Indiana sometime in 1816.

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      The following was taken for The Early History of Greene County 1813 to 1875:

      Chapter XXIV. Center Township:

      Among the many old settlers in this locality, we will name old Uncle Stephen Riddle, Grandfather Wiliam Carter, Jesse Rainbolt, Rev. Thomas Gliphant, Rev. George Bursh, William Brummet, Edmond and Frederick Dingham, Isaac, John and Joseph Storms, Wiliam Cole, William and Brock Stone, Joe and Enoch Sheiton, Herden Warren, Beverly Bays Etc.......
      Old Uncle Stephen Riddle was born in Gifford county, North Carolina, and was married to Miss Mary Quiett, and they came to Greene county in the year 1818, and settled land, made the farm and set out the old orchard at the place where James Combs now lives. Mr. Riddle and wife had twelve children. The old man died at the age of seventy one years, and was buried at the old Storm Cemetery. The first murder in Greene County was committed at the house of Uncle Stephen Riddle.

  • Sources 
    1. [S692] International Genealogical Index (IGI).

    2. [S693] Electronic Database - Private Family Files & Commu, from gencircles.com (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S694] Electronic File from Undocumented Private Source, Quaite Family Genealogy Forum, at http://genforum.genealogy.com/ (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S695] North Carolina Marriage Records: Guilford County N, Frances T. Ingmire, (Iberian Publishing Company, 548 Cedar Creek Drive, Athens GA 30605-3408. Copyright 1984; reprinted 1993 Array), 00013 (Reliability: 0).

    5. [S2537] Census, 1850 Greene Co., IN, (15 Aug 1850).

    6. [S2538] Census, 1820 Greene Co., IN, (1820).

    7. [S2539] Early History of Greene County 1813 to 1875, Unknown.

    8. [S641] Kay Ivens Blinebury, Kay Ivens Blinebury, (30 Nov. 2001).

    9. [S646] Stella Cotrill, Stella Cotrill, (Oct 2001).

    10. [S692] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch# 7915105; Sheet# 04; Source Call# 1260548; Type film (Reliability: 0).

    11. [S693] Electronic Database - Private Family Files & Commu, 'Millard Descendants' file at gencircles.com, submitted by Darlene Schoepski, ddschoepsk@rockford.com (Reliability: 0).

    12. [S696] North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741 - 1868, Bond# 59178, Record# 02-376 Type: Marriage bond
      Bond Date 26-Dec-1799 for marriage of Stephen Riddle to Mary Quate in Guilford County NC. Bondsman, David Quiet [sic] (Reliability: 0).