son of John E. Broyhill
| Jesse was born May 4, 1856. On Feb.
22, 1883, he married Rebecca Elizabeth Davis at Wilkesboro, NC.
Jesse was a farmer and never served in the military. Obie said
that Rebecca lived from 1865 until 1939. Both are buried at Goshen
Baptist church near Wilkesboro.
|Charles Leonard Broyhill
||May 10, 1885
||April 7, 1888
||July 22, 1896
||July 22, 1898
|Thomas M. Broyhill
|Obie D. Broyhill
||Aug. 26, 1908
|Roby L. Broyhill
||Aug. 26, 1908
About the Kids
|Edna - Married Will Ferguson. Had at least seven children.
She died Feb. 28, 1920.
Charles - Born in Goshen, NC. Married Stella Woods. Children
included: Ola Estelle Broyhill,
Pearl S. Broyhill, Clara Z. Broyhill,
Sanford Odel Broyhill and Thelma Broyhill.
Robert - Died at the age of one on June 2, 1889.
Jesse - 7 Children.
John Lee - Three children.
Mary - Married Phillip Walsh. At least two children: Mable
Walsh and Edward Walsh. In 1976, both were reportedly living in
North Wilkesboro, NC.
Mattie - Had one known child: Carsen Broyhill, who was born July 22,
1898 and died Aug. 2, 1918. He never married. In 1976,
Mattie was Mrs. Mattie Bickness and was living at RFD 4; North
Carsen - Died Aug. 2, 1918. Never married.
Thomas - Died on March 9, 1930 and his death certificate states that he
was 32 years old at the time of his death. Have been unable to
find birth registration, marriage certificate or name of his wife.
Several family members told me that he was murdered by his wife. Had one
known child, a daughter: Ila Dean Broyhill. No further record of
Obie - Twin brother of Roby. Married Elsie Spears. They had
one daughter, Patricia, who was born Jan 3, 1953 in North
Wilkesboro. In 1976, she was attending college in Chapel Hills,
Obie was a merchant for 23 years, but in 1976 was retired and living at
1000 River Street;
Wilkesboro, NC. 838-4662. He provided this author with a
great deal of information about the Broyhills of Wilkes County.
Roby - Twin of Obie. Married Ella Lovette. One daughter:
Teresa Broyhill, born March 9, 1917. In 1976, Obie was living in
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