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Generation No. 1

1.  JOHN1 SINCLAIR was born Abt. 1780, and died 1844 in Union Co. SC.  He married ELIZABETH UNKNOWN.  She was born Bet. 1774 - 1779, and died Abt. 1839 in Union Co. SC.

Notes for JOHN SINCLAIR:
1820 South Carolina Census
Union County
3 males under 10
1 male 10-16
1 male 26-45
2 females under 10
2 females 10-16
2 females 16-26
1 female 26-45

1830 South Carolina Census
Union County
John St. Clair
1 male 5-10
2 males 15-20
1 male 40-50
1 female 5-10
1 female 10-15
1 female 15-20
1 female 20-30
1 female 50-60

1840 South Carolina Census
Union County
John Cigler
1 male 60-70
1 female 5-10
1 female 15-20
2 female 20-30

From: "Union County Wills"

Will of Henry Travilla of Union District.... to John Sinclear, &100 and to Susannah Powell, $50.00; to Elizabeth Mitchell wife of John Mitchell, $10; for the support of the Quaker meetinghouse cain creek, $10; for the support of the Methodist meetinghouse called Gregorys, $10; remainder to be divided equally between Jacob Powells sons and daughters and also to James Powell, five shillings; to Henry Knobles, Five shillings; Isaac Hockings, John Hockings (Hawkins), exrs., 7 Oct. 1803.  Henry Travilla (X) (Seal), Wit: Robt Bevill, Trowel Bevill, Eliz'a Bevill.  Proved by Robert Bevill, 16 Sept. 1809



Children of JOHN SINCLAIR and ELIZABETH UNKNOWN are:
2. i. NANCY2 SINCLAIR.
ii. REBECCA SINCLAIR, m. BUCKNER WALL OR WALES.
iii. LESHA SINCLAIR.

More About LESHA SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: according to 1846 Union co. SC document, reside outside of SC

iv. POLLY SINCLAIR.

More About POLLY SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: Polly may have been a nic name for one of the other girls, and not a separate dau

v. ELIZABETH SINCLAIR, m. BENJAMIN FORSYTH.

More About ELIZABETH SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: according to 1846 Union co. SC document, reside outside of SC

vi. SARAH JANE SINCLAIR, m. JOHN HOLCOMB.

More About SARAH JANE SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: according to 1846 Union co. SC document, reside outside of SC

vii. MARY SINCLAIR, m. THOMAS JR. HOLCOMB.
3. viii. ANNA SINCLAIR, b. April 1802; d. March 30, 1877, Union Co. SC.
4. ix. JOHN SINCLAIR, b. February 02, 1809; d. December 07, 1890.
5. x. JAMES "PAP" SINCLAIR, b. February 06, 1811, SC; d. July 17, 1905, Brown's Creek , Union, SC.
6. xi. WILLIAM SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1812.
7. xii. BENJAMIN SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1821.


Generation No. 2

2.  NANCY2 SINCLAIR (JOHN1)  She married THOMAS SR. HOLCOMBE. 

Notes for NANCY SINCLAIR:
wife of Captain Tom Holcomb

A Nancy Holcomb is listed on Membership Rolls of Brown's Creek Church (1845 - 1903) dead 1847 wife of Thomas Holcomb.

More About NANCY SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

Child of NANCY SINCLAIR and THOMAS HOLCOMBE is:
i. JOHN3 HOLCOMB, b. May 19, 1828.


3.  ANNA2 SINCLAIR (JOHN1) was born April 1802, and died March 30, 1877 in Union Co. SC.  She married WILLIAM BENTLEY, son of JOEL BENTLEY.  He was born 1801 in Union Co. SC, and died March 21, 1851 in Union Co. SC.

More About ANNA SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

More About WILLIAM BENTLEY:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church
Fact 6: "Little Billy"

Children of ANNA SINCLAIR and WILLIAM BENTLEY are:
i. ELIZABETH3 BENTLEY, m. ADAMS.
ii. JANE BENTLEY, m. PORTER.
iii. MARTHA ANN BENTLEY, b. January 01, 1831; d. August 10, 1889, Union Co. SC; m. EBENEZER FRANKLIN VAUGHN.

More About MARTHA ANN BENTLEY:
Burial: Philippi Baptist Church

iv. LETTY BENTLEY, b. March 06, 1832; d. June 07, 1914.

More About LETTY BENTLEY:
Fact 6: never married

v. SALLY BENTLEY, b. December 18, 1834; d. June 21, 1907; m. ROBERT LAWSON.
vi. JOSEPHINE BENTLEY, b. February 28, 1839; d. January 09, 1912.

More About JOSEPHINE BENTLEY:
Fact 6: never married
Fact 7: dob  2-29-1839 

vii. JAMES BENTLEY, b. February 11, 1840; d. November 19, 1861, Battle of Winchester VA.

More About JAMES BENTLEY:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

viii. GUSTIANA "AUGUSTA" BENTLEY, b. July 02, 1841; d. November 23, 1898; m. JOHN F. NANCE.
ix. ELIZA BENTLEY, b. December 26, 1843; d. May 09, 1895; m. SHELTON ADDIS.

More About ELIZA BENTLEY:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

x. JOHN BENTLEY, b. Abt. 1846.
xi. WILLIAM BENTLEY, b. 1851.


4.  JOHN2 SINCLAIR (JOHN1) was born February 02, 1809, and died December 07, 1890.  He married ALESY.  She was born Abt. 1813, and died March 13, 1880.

Notes for JOHN SINCLAIR:
moved to Alabama

More About JOHN SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: Listed on the Cherokee Co. Alabama Census 1850
Children of JOHN SINCLAIR and ALESY are:
i. LUCY3 SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1833.
ii. EMILINE SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1835.
iii. NANCY A. SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1838.
iv. NOAH SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1841.
v. ELIZABETH J. SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1845.
vi. JOHN SINCLAIR, b. December 08, 1846; d. December 06, 1919; m. AMANDA ANDERSON, January 07, 1866; b. March 22, 1844; d. May 19, 1908.


5.  JAMES "PAP"2 SINCLAIR (JOHN1) was born February 06, 1811 in SC, and died July 17, 1905 in Brown's Creek , Union, SC.  He married SUSAN "MOTHER SINCLAIR" POWELL 1833.  She was born May 10, 1818, and died February 19, 1904 in Brown's Creek, Union, SC.

Notes for JAMES "PAP" SINCLAIR:

Marker:
James Sinclair
Born
Feb. 6, 1811
Died
Aug. 17, 1905
Gone but not forgotten

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1840 South Carolina Census
Union County
James Cigler
1 male under 5
1 male 20-30
1 female under 5
1 female 5-10
1 female 20-30
2 females 30-40

1870 Union Co. SC Census
Page 567
James P.  age 59
Susan age 52
Emeline age 35
Lizza age 31
Sallie age 31
Susan age 16
William age 14
Nimrod age 13
Jefferson age 10

1880 Union Co. SC Census
page 425

James age 69       Place of birth of both parents:  SC
Susan age 64       Place of birth of both parents:  SC
Elizabeth age 41 Farm laborer
Susan Jane 39


More About JAMES "PAP" SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek, Union SC

Notes for SUSAN "MOTHER SINCLAIR" POWELL:
marker:

Susan
Wife of
James Sinclair
Born May 10, 1818
Died
Feb. 19, 1904
Though lost from sight
to memory dear

Children of JAMES SINCLAIR and SUSAN POWELL are:
i. EMALINE3 SINCLAIR, b. 1835.
ii. ELIZABETH "LIZZA" SINCLAIR, b. September 23, 1839; d. December 19, 1912, Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union, SC.

Notes for ELIZABETH "LIZZA" SINCLAIR:

Marker:

Elizabeth Sinclair
Sept. 23, 1839
Dec. 19, 1912
Absent, not dead

Obituary:
"Union Times"
3 Jan 1913

Miss Elizabeth Sinclair died at her home near Brown's Creek.  She and one of her sisters lived together, just 2 women among the oldest people in the community.  Miss
Sinclair was born 23 Sept. 1839 and died 19 Dec 1912.  She was 73 yrs. 2 Mos. and 19 days old.  She joined Brown's Creek Baptist Church is 1863.


She and her sister Jane show up on rolls for Bogansville Methodist Church near Glenn Springs, from years 1894, dismissed 1897.

More About ELIZABETH "LIZZA" SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: never married

iii. SARAH JANE "SALLIE?" SINCLAIR, b. August 12, 1842; d. September 15, 1922, Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union , SC.

Notes for SARAH JANE "SALLIE?" SINCLAIR:

iv. JANE "SALLIE?" SINCLAIR, b. August 12, 1842; d. September 15, 1922, Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union , SC.

Notes for JANE "SALLIE?" SINCLAIR:

v. RODIE SINCLAIR, b. July 15, 1845; d. September 09, 1898, Wesley Chapel Cemetery; m. W.M. "BILL" VANDUFORD; b. December 07, 1844; d. April 19, 1912, Wesley Chapel Church Cemetery.
vi. JOHN JACK SINCLAIR, b. 1847, established from 1880 Census 33 years old; m. MARY FOSTER, December 1869; b. 1840.
8. vii. NATHANIEL M. "NAT" SINCLAIR, b. May 14, 1849, Brown's Creek, Union, SC; d. March 04, 1911, Brown's Creek, Union, SC.
9. viii. SUSAN ANNE SINCLAIR, b. April 06, 1853; d. October 17, 1935.
10. ix. ED (W.E.) SINCLAIR, b. August 27, 1855; d. September 24, 1945, Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union, SC.
11. x. NIM "N.T." SINCLAIR, b. May 26, 1858; d. January 03, 1931, Union Co. SC.
12. xi. JEFFERSON SINCLAIR, b. 1860; d. 1938, Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union, SC.


6.  WILLIAM2 SINCLAIR (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1812.  He married LIDDIE. 

Notes for WILLIAM SINCLAIR:

1850 Union Co. SC Census

William 37
Lydia 37
Adeline 16
Edward 14
Columbus 7
Sarah 7
Elizabeth 2
Amanda 1 month
Peggy Blair 70

1870 Union Co. Census
page 514

William 58 Farmer born SC
Liddie 56                SC
Sallie 24 SC
Amanda 20 SC
John 17 SC
Waddy (sp?) 12 SC


Children of WILLIAM SINCLAIR and LIDDIE are:
i. ADELINE3 SINCLAIR, b. 1834.

Notes for ADELINE SINCLAIR:
By her birth date, she is probably the daughter of a William Sinclair who married
Jefferson Harrison.

From:  "Union Co. Death Notices"

23 Mar 1904
Mrs. Jefferson Harrison died Monday [21 march] at the home of her son, J.T. Harris, about 4 miles above Union.  She was nearly 70 years of age, and death
was the result of a stroke of paralysis.  Burial was in the Meth. cemetery.  She is survived by her husband, her son, and a granddaughter, Mrs. J.J. White nee Miss Lilly Harris of McComb City, MS.  [In issue of 25 March1904 Times:....name
Mrs.  M.A. Harris a daughter of William Sinclair.]


30 Dec 1913
Jeff T. Harris died at the home of his son, J.T. Harris, several miles north of Union Wednesday AM [28 Dec] at 5 0'clock, and was buried Friday at Grace Methodist Church.  He was born in Union County in 1832, and young in life, he married a Miss Sinclair.  Of this union 3 children were born, James E. Harris,
Robert W. Harris and J.T. Harris, all having died several years ago with the
exception of J.T. Harris.  Mr. Harris was by profession a civil engineer and attended S.C. College.  At the time of the Civil War he was unable to attend the war and therefore did not enter the military service for his country.

ii. EDWARD SINCLAIR, b. 1836.

Notes for EDWARD SINCLAIR:

Could he be the William Edward Sinclair who served in Capt. Jeters Company
enlisted in Union SC in 1861 age 26?  This William Edward Sinclair died in January 9, 1911 in Collin Co. Texas.

iii. COLUMBUS SINCLAIR, b. 1843.
iv. SARAH SINCLAIR, b. 1843.
v. SALLIE SINCLAIR, b. January 10, 1846; d. September 26, 1924; m. JOHN T. DAVIS, December 17, 1878; b. June 01, 1842; d. August 01, 1898.

More About SALLIE SINCLAIR:
Burial: Sardis Methodist, Union, SC

More About JOHN T. DAVIS:
Burial: Sardis Methodist, Union, SC

vi. ELIZABETH SINCLAIR, b. 1848.
13. vii. AMANDA SINCLAIR, b. 1850.
viii. JOHN SINCLAIR, b. 1853.

Notes for JOHN SINCLAIR:
This listed in "Union County Marriage Notices"
***not sure if same***
14 Feb 1879
John Sinclair and Nannie Palmer, eldest Daughter of W.L. Palmer were married
11 Feb., by Rev. C.T. Scaife.  All of Union County.

ix. J. WADDY SINCLAIR, b. 1858.


7.  BENJAMIN2 SINCLAIR (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1821.  He married MARY "RINDY" M. PARR, daughter of JAMES PARR and NANCY UNKNOWN.  She was born Abt. 1822.

More About BENJAMIN SINCLAIR:
Fact 6: Listed on the Cherokee Co. Alabama Census 1850
Fact 7: migrated to Alabama after 1839

Child of BENJAMIN SINCLAIR and MARY PARR is:
i. MARTHA A.3 SINCLAIR, b. 1839.


Generation No. 3

8.  NATHANIEL M. "NAT"3 SINCLAIR (JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born May 14, 1849 in Brown's Creek, Union, SC, and died March 04, 1911 in Brown's Creek, Union, SC.  He married (1) HARRIET MORRIS 101, daughter of THOMAS MORRIS and LOUISE FOSTER.  She was born July 13, 1854 in Union Co. SC, and died March 17, 1892 in Union Co. SC.  He married (2) LULA COOK 202. 

Notes for NATHANIEL M. "NAT" SINCLAIR:
1880 Union Co. Census page 425
Sinclair, Nathaniel  age 29  born SC
Harriet A.  age 25
Manda J age 25
Eliza A  age 5
Columbus age 3 or 8  (I think 3)
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1900 Spartanburg Co. Census Pacolet Township

Sinclair, Nat July 1850  age 50  South Carolina
Lula  Wife  Aug. 1870  29
Columbus  Son  June 1886  23
Frank  Son  Dec.  1883  16
Thomas  son  Jan 1888 12
Wallace  Son  Sept. 1891  8
Robert  Son  1898   1
Fowler Mary  SD
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Obituary:
"The Progress"
MARCH 7, 1911

N.M. Sinclair died Saturday at his home at Monarch Mills from Blood Poisoning & was
buried Sunday at Browns Creek.  He was in his 62nd year.
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More About NATHANIEL M. "NAT" SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

More About HARRIET MORRIS:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

More About LULA COOK:
Burial: Gilead Church Cemetery

Children of NATHANIEL SINCLAIR and HARRIET MORRIS are:
i. JANE "MANDA"4 SINCLAIR, b. March 19, 1873.
ii. ELIZA A. SINCLAIR, b. 1875; m. ROBERT E. LEE MITCHELL.

More About ELIZA A. SINCLAIR:
Burial: Rosemont Cemetery, Union, SC

iii. COLUMBUS "CLUM" SINCLAIR, b. June 24, 1876; d. April 24, 1955, Spartanburg Co. SC.

Notes for COLUMBUS "CLUM" SINCLAIR:
Birth dates on marker don't correspond with census

More About COLUMBUS "CLUM" SINCLAIR:
Burial: New Pisgah/First Baptist Church North Spartanburg, SC
Fact 6: never married

iv. MARY SINCLAIR, b. December 02, 1878; m. JIM VARNER.
14. v. JAMES FRANK SINCLAIR, b. March 27, 1882; d. January 03, 1961, Spartanburg, SC.
vi. HETTIE SINCLAIR, b. July 02, 1884.
vii. WILLIAM HARVEY SINCLAIR, b. April 20, 1886.
15. viii. WILLIAM THOMAS SINCLAIR, b. August 08, 1889, Union Co. SC; d. January 02, 1957, Union Co. SC.
ix. WALLACE SINCLAIR, b. September 06, 1891; m. BESSIE HARMON.


Children of NATHANIEL SINCLAIR and LULA COOK are:
x. LULA4 SINCLAIR.
xi. WILLIAM ROBERT SINCLAIR, b. August 29, 1898; d. October 1977; m. (1) LILLIAN DAUGHTERY; m. (2) JANIE ROBERTSON.
xii. BESSIE SINCLAIR, b. 1900.
xiii. SAM SINCLAIR, b. June 20, 1904.
xiv. SUSIE (CLARA) SINCLAIR, b. September 07, 1906; d. March 25, 1997, St. Augustine FL; m. GRADY VICKERY.


9.  SUSAN ANNE3 SINCLAIR (JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born April 06, 1853, and died October 17, 1935.  She married SAMUEL CHRISTOPHER (KIT) IVEY, son of RICHARD IVEY and ELIZA VAUGHN.  He was born July 22, 1852, and died December 27, 1925.

Notes for SAMUEL CHRISTOPHER (KIT) IVEY:

More About SAMUEL CHRISTOPHER (KIT) IVEY:
Fact 6: Confederate Veteran

Children of SUSAN SINCLAIR and SAMUEL IVEY are:
i. WILLIAM M. BIRD4 IVEY, b. December 10, 1873.
ii. S. MONROE IVEY, b. April 16, 1876.
iii. L. CAMILLUS M. IVEY, b. Abt. 1878.
iv. G. WALLACE IVEY, b. February 28, 1885; m. LELAR SINCLAIR; b. May 03, 1889; d. November 14, 1947.

Marriage Notes for G. IVEY and LELAR SINCLAIR:
First Cousins

v. JEFFERSON IVEY, b. December 1887.
vi. DOSSEY IVEY, b. October 05, 1890.
vii. JAMES VERNON IVEY, b. October 20, 1891.


10.  ED (W.E.)3 SINCLAIR (JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born August 27, 1855, and died September 24, 1945 in Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union, SC.  He married SARAH "SALLIE" BAILEY, daughter of WILLIAM BAILEY and EUNICE VAUGHN.  She was born August 30, 1855, and died July 14, 1945 in Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union, SC.

Notes for SARAH "SALLIE" BAILEY:
SINCLAIR, MRS. W.E.
89, Union, 7-15-45 p. 8 of Spartanburg Herald Journal -- Obituary

Children of ED SINCLAIR and SARAH BAILEY are:
i. GILES4 SINCLAIR.
ii. LEONARD SINCLAIR, b. November 17, 1879; d. December 17, 1934.

More About LEONARD SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

iii. CLAUDE D. SINCLAIR, b. August 22, 1880; d. December 12, 1943; m. LUCY DAVIS; b. October 24, 1879; d. August 10, 1918.

More About CLAUDE D. SINCLAIR:
Burial: Sardis Methodist cemetery

Notes for LUCY DAVIS:
Death date recorded in Bessie Davis Bible as published in South Carolina Bible Records.

More About LUCY DAVIS:
Burial: Sardis Methodist cemetery

iv. ELLA SINCLAIR, b. May 01, 1884; d. Union Co. SC.

More About ELLA SINCLAIR:
Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery

v. WILLIAM HUGHES SINCLAIR, b. 1888; d. 1930; m. KATHLEEN YOUNG; b. 1894; d. December 1949.

More About WILLIAM HUGHES SINCLAIR:
Burial: Sardis Methodist cemetery

Notes for KATHLEEN YOUNG:
Burial: Sardis Methodist cemetery

vi. JOHNNY E. SINCLAIR, b. 1889; d. 1935.

More About JOHNNY E. SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church


11.  NIM "N.T."3 SINCLAIR (JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born May 26, 1858, and died January 03, 1931 in Union Co. SC.  He married (1) SARAH MORRIS, daughter of THOMAS MORRIS and LOUISE FOSTER.  She was born May 08, 1858, and died June 03, 1897 in Union Co. SC.  He married (2) LILLIE EDWARDS February 18, 1900.  She was born February 11, 1875, and died April 14, 1936 in Brown's Creek Church Cemetery, Union SC.

More About NIM "N.T." SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

Notes for SARAH MORRIS:
Marker:

Mother
Sallie Morris
Wife of
NT Sinclair
May 8, 1858
June 3, 1897
Sleep on  and take thy rest
For god has done, he knoweth best.

More About SARAH MORRIS:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

Notes for LILLIE EDWARDS:
Marker:

SINCLAIR                   N T is buried beside her.
Lillie
Sinclair
Feb. 11, 1875
April 14, 1936

Blessed is the
Peace Maker

Child of NIM SINCLAIR and SARAH MORRIS is:
i. SUSIE JARMAN4 SINCLAIR.


Child of NIM SINCLAIR and LILLIE EDWARDS is:
ii. THOMAS4 SINCLAIR, b. Abt. 1905; d. December 28, 1908.

Notes for THOMAS SINCLAIR:
From:  "Union County Death Notices"
The Progress

29 Dec. 1908

-Thomas Sinclair, 3 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. N.T. Sinclair, died at the home
of his parents on West End yesterday [28 Dec] and was buried at Brown's Creek today.


12.  JEFFERSON3 SINCLAIR (JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born 1860, and died 1938 in Brown's Creek Cemetery, Union, SC.  He married DELIA BAILEY, daughter of WILLIAM BAILEY and EUNICE VAUGHN.  She was born 1862, and died 1945.

Notes for JEFFERSON SINCLAIR:
1880 Union Co. SC Census page 425

Jefferson Sinclair age 20
Dela wife age 19

Children of JEFFERSON SINCLAIR and DELIA BAILEY are:
i. EMELINE4 SINCLAIR, b. August 07, 1880; m. JIM ADDIS; b. August 02, 1877; d. March 22, 1946.

More About EMELINE SINCLAIR:
Burial: Mount Tabor Presbyterian, Union, SC

More About JIM ADDIS:
Burial: Mount Tabor Presbyterian, Union, SC

ii. ROBERT SINCLAIR, b. October 17, 1881; d. July 23, 1934; m. OLA FINLEY; b. June 10, 1890; d. February 15, 1974.

More About ROBERT SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

More About OLA FINLEY:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

iii. BERTHA SINCLAIR, b. July 17, 1882.

More About BERTHA SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church

iv. W. DAVIS SINCLAIR, b. October 14, 1887; d. March 04, 1946; m. FLORETTA.

More About W. DAVIS SINCLAIR:
Burial: Brown's Creek Baptist Church


13.  AMANDA3 SINCLAIR (WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born 1850.  She married D.P. HOLDER December 15, 1876.  He was born January 08, 1858, and died February 21, 1912.

Notes for AMANDA SINCLAIR:
listed on membership rolls of Mesopotamia Methodist Church for 1892.
D. P. Holder Rec'd  Apr. 24, 1892, by certificate
H. Amanda Holder Rec'd July 29, 1892, Discip. From Transferred

Other Holder listed:
Lettie Esther Holder  Rec'd July 31, 1892 by baptism

Notes for D.P. HOLDER:
From:  "Union Co. Death Notices"

D.P. Holder died last week.  He was 54 years of age.  Of eight children born to him, he buried 6.  His wife, who was Mrs. Amanda Sinclair, and two children, Mrs. Louise Bryce and Paul Holder, survive him.  Mr. Holder was a member of the Methodist church, and died of Bright's disease, heart disease and dropsey.  He
had been sick since Oct.  His remains were buried at Gilead cemetery the day following his death.  he was also a member of the woodmen of the world.

More About D.P. HOLDER:
Burial: Gilead Church Cemetery

Marriage Notes for AMANDA SINCLAIR and D.P. HOLDER:
From:  "Union County Marriage Records"

15 Dec. 1876
D.P Holder and Amanda Sinclair were married at the residence of the bride's father, 7 Dec. by Rev. J.S. Bailey, all of Union.

Children of AMANDA SINCLAIR and D.P. HOLDER are:
i. LOUISE4 HOLDER, m. UNKNOWN BRYCE.
ii. DAUGHTER HOLDER, d. January 23, 1907, Union Co. SC; m. GILES BURGESS; d. January 1914, High Point, NC.

Notes for DAUGHTER HOLDER:
From: "Union County Death Notices"

1 Feb. 1907
Union Times

Mrs. Giles Burgess died last Wednesday [23Jan], at the home of her father, D.P. Holder, after several weeks' illness with consumption.  Her remains were buried
the following day at Gilead.

iii. D. PAUL HOLDER, b. May 24, 1892; d. June 17, 1933.


Generation No. 4

14.  JAMES FRANK4 SINCLAIR (NATHANIEL M. "NAT"3, JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born March 27, 1882, and died January 03, 1961 in Spartanburg, SC.  He married CARRIE TOLLISON April 18, 1909. 

Notes for JAMES FRANK SINCLAIR:
From:  "Union Co. Marriage records"

J.F. Sinclair a carpenter from Fountain Inn and Corie Tolleson of Jonesville
were married Sunday, 18 April by J.M. Bates of Jonesville.

birth dates don't correspond to census

More About JAMES FRANK SINCLAIR:
Burial: New Pisgah/First Baptist Church North Spartanburg, SC

Notes for CARRIE TOLLISON:
More About CARRIE TOLLISON:
Fact 6: remarried twice since-- last known in Oklahoma C?

Children of JAMES SINCLAIR and CARRIE TOLLISON are:
i. DELOY5 SINCLAIR.
ii. TILLMAN SINCLAIR.


15.  WILLIAM THOMAS4 SINCLAIR (NATHANIEL M. "NAT"3, JAMES "PAP"2, JOHN1) was born August 08, 1889 in Union Co. SC, and died January 02, 1957 in Union Co. SC.  He married (1) JUANITA BERRY April 18, 1909 in Jonesville, SC.    He married (2) RUTH CARTER Abt. 1940, daughter of EUGENE CARTER and BESSIE ADAMS.  She was born November 08, 1910 in Union Co. SC, and died April 05, 1989 in Union Co. SC.

Notes for WILLIAM THOMAS SINCLAIR:


Obituary:
Jan 1957 Spartanburg Herald Journal
W.T. Sinclair

Union -- Funeral services for William Thomas Sinclair of Union Route 1, will be
conducted Friday at 4 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church by the Rev. Phillip Duckett.  Burial will be in the church Cemetery.

Mr. Sinclair died unexpectedly while at work.

Pallbearers will be M.D. Martin, Joe Humphries, Sidney Sumner, Toy Fielder, Meadow and George Woodhurst.

The body is at the home.
Brown-Bolton-Jolly Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

More About WILLIAM THOMAS SINCLAIR:
Burial: Salem Baptist Church, Union, SC
Marriage Notes for WILLIAM SINCLAIR and RUTH CARTER:
First wife was Anita Berry b. 1892 d. 1975 buried in Rosemont Cemetery.
            Children:  1 son died as infant,
                             2 son: Boyce B. Sinclair 8-31-1952 age 42

Children of WILLIAM SINCLAIR and JUANITA BERRY are:
i. BOYCE B.5 SINCLAIR, b. 1910; d. August 03, 1952.

More About BOYCE B. SINCLAIR:
Burial: Rosemont Cemetery, Union Co. SC
Fact 6: never married

ii. JAMES SINCLAIR, b. 1940; d. 1942, Union Co. SC.

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Burial: Rosemont Cemetery, Union Co. SC

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