SPURGEON/SPURGIN

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From:
             HJZM01A@prodigy.com ( SHERRY MAZZETTI)

     There is a GEDCOM of this Spurgeon/Spurgin family online. 



http://users.deltanet.com/~steven/G_mock.html
-3-Philip MOCK
        |    |    Born:    Oct 1752 , , Pennsylvania
        |    |    Died:    Aug 1821-25 , Rowan, North Carolina
        |    (Anna Marie CLINARD)
        |    |    Marr: 10 Mar 1776 , Rowan, North Carolina
        |    |    Died:        1780 (approx)
        |    +--4-Three Children
        |    --4-Margaret MOCK
        |    |    |    Born: 19 Jan 1802 , Rowan, North Carolina
        |    |    |    Died: 11 Jan 1847 , Davidson, North Carolina
        |    |    (William SPURGEON)
        |    |         Marr: 09 May 1821 , Rowan, North Carolina
        |    (Hannah WALK)

WILLIAM SPURGEON and wife MARY JANE SELLERS
(from Maryland and Virginia) WHAT area???- (sold land, should be record)
to ROWAN CO, NC-land was on Abbotts Creek (now Davidson Co,NC)
Spurgeons District-
William Spurgeon, Rev war 1779 battle of Kettle Creek /Ga
Justice of Rowan Co
Col British Army
Kings cause/RevWar

NC properties were confiscated about 1780's and he Went to Upper Canada Land Petitions
Wife, MARY SELLERS SPURGEON, stayed here (ALL children??) and buried at
Abbotts Creek Primitive Baptist Cemetery.

MANY children went west - to???=
One Son to Sullivan Co, Tn

Son= John Spurgeon= scout for Gen Greene for location of Cornwallis troops, stayed in NC and bought back much of fathers property -(State Senator)



MARY JANE SELLERS born 6-20-1736 IRELAND/died 8-3-1803 ROWAN CO, NC
married when/where? to Rev War Wm SPURGIN 1734RowanCoNC/1806 Canada
DID they live in CHATHAM CO awhile? proven how?(Rev War Heroine article written=)
son John SPURGEON 1753/1803 SULLIVAN CO,TN