Clear Creek and Rocky River: A Carolina Family HIstory



Tracking the settlement of North Carolina by English, Scotch-Irish, German, and other immigrant groups during the 18th century, this book explores the rich history of the Simpsons, Lemmonds, Alexanders, Means, Hinsons, Biggers, Sehorns, Frieselands, and related families of the Carolina Backcountry. Notable Carolinians such as Andrew Jackson, Zebulon Vance, Jesse James, and Sam Ervin make an appearance. Includes a significant exploration of the Revolutionary War in the Carolinas.

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Cited Authors

  • Hood, J

Published Date

  • 2012

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Place of Publication

  • Raleigh, North Carolina

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 978-0615-70296-4