Fifth Generation


221. Robert Franklin McCuiston was born on 30 April 1817 in Guilford County, North Carolina.58 He died in 1862 at the age of 45. He was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Guilford County, North Carolina. Robert has reference number RM 736. GKM 614 - LBM 193-264

Robert Franklin McCuiston and Sarah P. Wright were married on 9 November 1850.58 Sarah P. Wright was born on 29 November 1828. She died in 1874 at the age of 46. She was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Guilford County, North Carolina.

Robert Franklin McCuiston-736 and Sarah P. Wright-3036 had the following children:

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Mary Isabella McCuiston-3037.

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Jessee Franklin McCuiston was born on 24 August 1853.58 He died on 23 June 1855 at the age of 1.58 He has reference number (193ii-264).

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Sarah Elizabeth McCuiston-3039.

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Caroline Dawson "Carrie" McCuiston494 was born on 21 March 1859 in North Carolina.58,495 She appeared in the census on 23 June 1880 in Guilford County, North Carolina.483 Carrie and her brother, Robert, are living in the home of their aunt, Mary Dennis. She signed a will on 18 December 1929 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.494 North Carolina,
Guilford County,

I, Carrie D. McCuiston, of the aforesaid County and State, being of sound mind, and considering the uncertainty of my earthly existence, do make and declare this my Last Will and Testament:

FIRST - My Executors hereinafter named shall give my body a decent burial suitable to the wishes of my friends and relatives, and pay all Funeral expanses, together with all my just debts, out of the first money which may come into their hands belonging to my estate.

SECOND - I give and bequeath to my nephew, Robert E. McCuiston, and my niece, Mrs. Kate McCuiston Wall, my household and kitchen furniture, and my personal belongings, to be divided between them as they may see fit.

THIRD - My will and desire is that all the residue of my estate, including the tract of land upon which I reside, and any money which I may have in the Bank, and all other property of whatever kind or nature, real, personal and mixed, after paying my debts and funeral expenses, as hereinbefore provided, and after taking out the legacies to my nephew and niece aforesaid, shall be and become the property of my beloved brother, R. F. McCuiston, to be his in absolute fee simple forever.

FOURTH - I hereby constitute and appoint my beloved nephew and niece aforesaid, to-wit- Robt. E. McCuiston and Kate McCuiston WAll, my lawful Executor and Executrix, and to all intent and purposes to execute this my Last Will and Testament, according to the true intent and meaning of the same, and every part and clause thereof - hereby revoking and declaring utterly void all other wills and testaments by me heretofore made.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, the said Carrie D. McCuiston, do hereunto set my hand and seal, this the 18th day of December, 1929.

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Carrie D. McCuiston

Signed, sealed, published and declared by the said Carrie D. McCuiston, to be her Last Will and Testament, in the presence of us, who, at her request, and in her presence, and in the presence of each other, do subscribe our names as witnesses thereto.

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Carrie died from bronchio- pneumonia on 12 February 1939 at the age of 79 at Piedmont Memorial Hospital in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.495 She was buried on 13 February 1939 at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.495 She had her estate probated on 15 February 1939 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.496 Carrie has reference number RM 3040.

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Robert Lindsay McCuiston-3041.

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Sintha Emma McCuiston was born on 20 April 1863 in Guilford County, North Carolina.58,497 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1930 in Summerfield, Bruce Township, Guilford County, North Carolina.498 Emma is living with the Joseph A. Hoskins family. She died from chronic cardiovascular renal disease on 14 December 1936 at the age of 73 at St. Lee's Hospital in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.497,499 The record lists her as Emma McCuiston; the original genealogy lists her as Sintha Emma. Sintha was buried on 15 December 1936 at Summerfield United Methodist Church Cemetery in Summerfield, Guilford County, North Carolina.497 She has reference number RM 3042. LBM 193vi-265