| 1890 - 1938|
||Tatoms, Columbus County, North Carolina 
||12 December 1938
||Whiteville, Columbus County, North Carolina [2, 3]
|Cause: homicide - cut to death in a fight |
||13 December 1938
||Whiteville, Columbus County, North Carolina 
||12 Dec 2014 |
||Olive Gilepsie, b. abt. 1902, North Carolina |
| ||1. Ludel Lennon, b. abt. 1918, North Carolina |
| ||2. Lea Lennon, b. abt. 1920, North Carolina |
| ||3. P.M. Lennon|
| ||4. H. Lennon|
| ||5. C. Lennon|
| ||6. John Lennon, Jr., b. May 1928, Bladenboro, Bladen County, North Carolina , d. 21 Jun 1928, Bladenboro, Bladen County, North Carolina |
||23 Jun 2008 |
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||1900 NC Census: Etta Lennon (Head)|
Enumeration Date: 9 Jul 1900
Enumeration District: 36
Location: Tatoms, Columbus County, NC
1) Annette Lennon - head, age 40, born 1860
2) Anna Eliza - daughter, age 14, b. Jun 1885
3) Lucinda - daughter, age 12, b. Dec 1887
4) Mary C. - daughter, age 11, b. Apr 1889
5) John H. - son, age 9, b. Dec 1890
6) John A. - son, age 4, b. Jun? 1896
Note: There is a discrepancy in Lucinda's birth month on this census vs. what we find on all other documentation (December vs. May). Also, Lewis (Louis) is living a few doors down from them.
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||1910 Census - Tatums Township (Columbus County), NC|
1) Isaac Robinson - head, age 54, married 5 years, 1st marriage
2) Etta Robinson - wife, age 45, married 5 years, second marriage
3) John Lennon - stepson, age 18, single
4) Andrew Lennon - stepson, age 15, single
|At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.|
||NC Death Certificate: John Lennon|
Father: John Lennon
Mother: Etta Lennon
Spouse: Olive Lennon
Informant: Andrew Lennon
||Newspaper Article: Negro Victim of Revenge Murder|
From The News Reporter, Whiteville, NC Dec 12, 1938.
||Newspaper article: Negro Found Dying of Knife Wounds|
From the Columbus County News, Chadbourn, NC, Dec 15, 1938.
- [S45] North Carolina Birth Certificate.
if estimated from death certificate, would place birth year around 1893
- [S20] North Carolina Death Certificate.
- [S182] North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, (Ancestry.com).