Genealogical notes, ca. 1880-1881.


Brown, Alexander, 1843-1906. Genealogical notes, ca. 1880-1881.

Genealogical notes, ca. 1880-1881.

Notes, possibly published in the Standard, Richmond, Va. concerning Thomas Massie (1747-1834) married Sarah Cocke. Also mentions William Cocke who died in Mississippi in 1828.

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