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The Family Lines of the White Family: Isaac White

Isaac White was born 27 Feb 1892 in Buffalo, SC. He died 16 Feb 1948 in Chesnee, Spartanburg Co., SC.  He was the son of William Thomas White and Jane Grace Runyan.  He married Lillian Owensby Abt. 1911 in Cherokee Co., SC. She was born 29 Dec 1895 in SC; died 26 Oct 1954 in Gaffney, Cherokee Co., SC.  She was the daughter of John Thomas Owensby and Nancy Ida Moss.

1892 Born in Cherokee Co., SC

1900  Cherokee Co., SC Census

         33 34   White, Thomas       Head    W  M  June 1855     44

                               ,  Mrs Jane   Wife     W  F    March 1858  42

                               ,  Jessie        Son      W  M  March 1881   19

                               ,  David         Son      W  M   Sept 1885     16

                               ,  Adolphus    Son      W  M  June 1888     14

                               , Miss Sallie  Dau     W  F   Aug 1890       10

                               ,  Isaac          Son      W  M  Feb 1893        7

                               ,  Vitha           Dau      W  F  Feb  1896       4


1910 Cherokee Co., SC Census  Blacksburg

66 78  White, Thomas  Head  M W  52 M  32                    NC  NC  NC   Laborer  Cottonmill

                       Janie      Wife            F  W  60 M  32  8  6   NC  NC  NC   None

                       Ike          Son             M W  19  S                 NC  NC  NC   Weaver  Cottonmill

                       Bithis     Dau             F  W  16  S                 NC  NC  NC   Laborer  Cottonmill

                       Jessie    Son             M W  29  M  9            NC  NC  NC   Carder     Cottonmill

                       Hattie     Dau in law  F  W  28  M   9  0   0   NC  NC  NC   None


1911 Married Lillian Owensby

1920 Census Cherokee Co., SC Census  Cherokee Twp.  Roll:  T625_1690  Page: 12A   ED: 2 Image: 71

171 -- --   White, Ike       Head  M    W    28    M     N  N  SC  SC  SC  Laborer  Cotton Mill

                        , Lillian  Wife   F      W   24    M     Y  Y  SC  SC  SC  None

                        , Boyd    Son    M     W    8     S  Y          SC  SC  SC

                        , Loyd    Son    M     W   1/12  S              SC  SC  SC


1930  Cleveland Co., NC  Kings Mountain  Roll:  T626_1682  Page:  2B  ED:  8  Image:  0015

40 30 30  White, Ike             Head              R  $4.00  No  M  W  38  M  18  No    NC  NC  NC  Spinner   Cotton Mill

                          , Lillian       Wife                               x    F   W  34  M  18  No    SC  NC  NC   None

                          , Boyd W.   Son                                x    M  W  17  M  16  No    SC  NC  NC   Laborer   Cotton Mill

                          , Loyd G.     Son                               x    M   W 10  S         Yes  SC  NC  NC   None

                          , Howard     Son                                x   M   W  8   S         Yes  SC  NC  NC   None

                          , Jack C.      Son                                x   M   W  6   S         No    SC  NC  NC   None

                          , Beatrice    Dau                                     F    W  4   S         No    SC  NC  NC   None

                          , Marie        Dau in law                           F  W  17  M  16   No    SC  SC  SC   None


1940 Census Unavailable

1948 Death

Obit : WHITE, IKE  55, Chesnee, h/o Lillian Owensby White, 2/17/48   p. 2  Spartanburg Herald

Ike White

   Chesnee, Feb. 16-Ike White, 55, textile employee of Lydia Mill at Clinton and former resident of Chesnee died Monday morning at Hayes Hospital in Clinton after a brief illness.

   Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 3 at New Hope Baptist Church at Earl, NC, conducted by the Revs James Walker and Glen Felmet. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

   Pallbearers will be the following nephews: Oscar White, L. D. McSwain, Jr., J. D. Hammett, Leroy Hammett, Henry Bailey and James Mabry.

   The body will be at the Blackwell Funeral Home, here till noon Tuesday. Then it will be carried to the home at Clinton to remain till 1:30 Wednesday afternoon when it will be carried to the church.

   Surviving are: his wife, Mrs. Lillian Owensby White; 4 sons, Boyd of Gaffney, Lloyd, Howard and Jack of Clinton; 2 daughters, Misses Beatrice and Evelyn White of Clinton; and one sister, Mrs Roy Hammett of Kings Mountain, NC.



White, Lillian December 29, 1894 October 25, 1954

White, Ike February 27, 1892 February 16, 1948

Children of Isaac & Lillian:

i.      Boyd William White, Sr., born 02 Jun 1912 in Cherokee Falls, Cherokee Co., SC; died 07 Oct 1967 in Gaffney, Cherokee Co., SC; married Marie Hill Maynor 16 Apr 1928 in Spartanburg Co., SC.


ii.       Lloyd Thomas White, born 21 Nov 1919 in Gaffney, Cherokee Co., SC; died 28 Dec 1990 in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center, Spartanburg, SC; married Alma Ezell; died Aft. 1999 in SC.


iii.      Howard Jesse White, born 26 Aug 1921 in Cherokee County, SC; died 21 Jul 1984 in Cherokee County Memorial Hospital; married Carolyn Virginia Dixon; born 1922 in Spartanburg Co., SC; died 16 Jul 1988 in Upstate Carolina Medical Center.


iv.     Jack Curtis White, born 1924 in SC; died 25 Sep 1964 in Clinton, SC; married Ruby Dover; born Unknown.


v.       Ida Beatrice White, born 1926 in Cherokee Falls, Cherokee Co., SC; died 23 Mar 2000 in SC.


vi.      Evelyn White, born Aft. 1930 in Chesnee, Spartanburg Co., SC; married M. L. Moeller; born in Gaffney, Cherokee Co., SC.

List of Surnames

Here I might list all of the family names and variations I've found while researching my family tree.

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