Archibald "Wild Archie" McNeill and Elizabeth McNeill
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1832 will of "Long Duncan" McNeill in Robeson County, NC;
1862 Will of "Wild Archie" McNeill in Robeson County, NC;
• Cumberland and Robeson County, NC deeds;
• Phillippi cemetery inscriptions.


  Archibald "Wild Archie" McNeill   — [PHOTO]

Birth 4 June 1792 Place Robeson Co., NC
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Death 12 July1862 Place Robeson (now Hoke) County , NC
Burial Place On a hill of a branch running through his farm between two giant pines, in Hoke County, NC
Father "Long Duncan" McNeill Mother Margaret McNeill
Marriage Place
Other spouses Marriage
WIFE   Elizabeth "Betsy" McNeill
Birth c.1788 Place probably Robeson County, NC
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Death 3 February 1859 Place Robeson (now Hoke) County , NC
Burial Place Antioch Pres. Church cemetery, Hoke County, NC
Father Godfrey McNeill Mother Catherine "Kitty" McDougald
Other spouses Marriage

Notes: More information about Godfrey McNeill can be found in Cyrus McNeill's "History of Two McNeill Families". I am working to complete a history of Godfrey McNeill's desendants written by my mother, Dorothy P. Edgerton and my brother Jay Edgerton.

Children Birth Death Spouse Cht #
1. Catherine Margaret
6 Nov 1819
9 Dec 1844
Hector C. McNeill; 30 Jan 1840; Catherine died in childbirth 9 Dec 1844. Was Hector from Moore Co.? He may have been the brother of John McNeill of Rollins Store in Moore Co., NC who was father to Mary Jane's two children born out of wedlock (see below). Hector C. McNeill is found in Wilcox, Co., AL with all three unmarried daughters. The fourth daughter had married in the Carolinas.
2. Alexander D. McNeill
21 May 1821
23 Jan 1873
Jennett E. Stewart; 9 Mar 1853
3. Mary Jane McNeill
8 Aug 1824
9 Mar 1870
Moved to Texas. Unmarried, but had at least one child by John McNeill of Rollins Store, Moore Co., NC. Rollins Store Post Office became eventually Sanford Post Office. John McNeill and Hector C. McNeill may have been related..
4. Harriett Newell (Almira)
19 June 1826
4 Jan 1909
Duncan McKay; 17 Feb 1843
5. Daniel George McNeill
2 Mar 1828
14 June 1889
Emiline Thompson on 23 Jan 1870. Emiline born 1847, died 1927. Both are buried at Post Oak Cemetery in Coryell County, Texas near Hearst Springs, Texas, an old Stagecoach depot.