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Joseph Wimberly

Male - 1812


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  • Gender  Male 
    Died  1812  [1, 2
    Person ID  I46  Wimberly
    Last Modified  2 Feb 2008 

    Father  George Wimberly, II,   d. 1790, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Charity Thomas 
    Married  01 Sep 1764  Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F16  Group Sheet

    Family  Sarah Diggs,   b. 11 Nov 1767,   d. 03 Jan 1817  [3, 4
    Married  Before 1786  [5, 6
    Notes 
    • Moved to Robertson County, Tennessee circa 1800. [2]
    • had eight children when he died. [2]

    Married:
    • 1786 is when Sarah's father's will (Robert Diggs) was written.
    Children 
    >1. Dorothy "Dolly" Wimberly,   b. 17 May 1791
    >2. Robert Diggs Wimberly,   b. abt. 1803, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Aug 1872, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William Wimberly
     4. Elizabeth Wimberly
    >5. George Sterling Wimberly,   b. 12 May 1775,   d. 03 Aug 1857
     6. Sarah "Sally" Wimberly
     7. Joseph Wimberly
     8. Catherine Wimberly,   b. 09 Apr 1900
    Last Modified  2 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F13  Group Sheet

  • Histories
    Description of Joseph & Sarah Wimberly
    Description of Joseph & Sarah Wimberly
    As published in Recollections of a Lifetime by Mary Katherine Killebrew.
    Will of George Wimberley, 1790
    Will of George Wimberley, 1790
    As published in Abstracts of Wills of Edgecombe County by David B. Gammon

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Recollections of a Lifetime, Mary Katherine Killebrew, (Mrs. Clyde Lynch, Franklin, Tenn., 1971), pg. 6.
      States that he died before his wife, who died in 1817.

    2. [S23] Family Called Fort, Fort, Homer T; Jones, Drucilla, (West Texas Print. Co., 1970), 419.

    3. [S2] Edgecombe County Will Abstracts, 1732-1910, David B. Gammon, (Rocky Mount, N.C), pg. 23.
      Record #113 (Sarah's father's will), states that her last name is Wimberly.

    4. [S15] Recollections of a Lifetime, Mary Katherine Killebrew, (Mrs. Clyde Lynch, Franklin, Tenn., 1971), pg. 2,4.
      Page 2 states the names of their children and whom they married.

    5. [S2] Edgecombe County Will Abstracts, 1732-1910, David B. Gammon, (Rocky Mount, N.C).
      Will of Robert Diggs.

    6. [S16] Marriages of Early Edgecombe County North Carolina 1733-1868, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service).