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Samuel John Metcalf[1, 2, 3]

Male 1877 - 1953  (75 years)


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  • Name Samuel John Metcalf 
    Born 7 Nov 1877  Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Feb 1953  Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Tildon-Metcalf Cemetery, Upper Metcalf Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I8824  Family
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2020 

    Father Levi B. Metcalf,   b. 26 Sep 1843, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1928, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Eliza Gardner,   b. 17 Dec 1845, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1895, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married Abt 1863  [1, 4
    Family ID F3169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Lou Anderson,   b. May 1878, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1963, Frady Nursing Home, Mars Hill, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1895  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Metcalf,   b. 28 Dec 1896, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1976, Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Adia Metcalf,   b. 26 Nov 1898, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1921, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     3. Emerson Charles Metcalf,   b. 24 Sep 1900, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1983, Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. William McKinley Metcalf,   b. 9 Oct 1902, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1979, Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Jetter Metcalf,   b. 9 Oct 1902, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1928, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     6. Alvin Metcalf,   b. 25 Dec 1905, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1919, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)
    Photos
    Tildon Metcalf Cemetery
    Tildon Metcalf Cemetery
    Upper Metcalf Creek, Madison Co., NC
    Headstones
    Metcalf & Anderson Marker
    Metcalf & Anderson Marker
    Samuel (Tilden) Metcalf and Mary Lou Anderson
    Last Modified 6 May 2013 
    Family ID F3172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Nov 1877 - Madison Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Oct 1895 - Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 1953 - Madison Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Tildon-Metcalf Cemetery, Upper Metcalf Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Samuel Jay "Tilden" Metcalf, 75, of Route 2 Mars Hill, N.C. died Tuesday, February 17, 1953 in an Asheville, N.C. hospital after a brief illness.

      He was a native of Madison County, N.C. and the son of Levi B. Metcalf and Mary Elizabeth Gardner Metcalf. He was teacher of the Men's Bible Class of Paint Fork Baptist Church and had been active in community affairs.

      He was survived by his wife, Mary Lucinda Anderson Metcalf; one daughter, Mrs. J.S. Chandler of Marshall, N.C.; two sons, William McKinley "Bill" Metcalf of Mars Hill, N.C. and Emerson Charles Metcalf of Asheville, N.C.; two sisters, Mrs. Lillie Anderson of Weaverville, N.C. and Mrs. Sue Hunter of Burnsville, N.C.; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

      Funeral services were held Thursday, February 19, 1953 at 2:30 p.m. in Paint Fork Baptist Church in Madison County, N.C. The Revs. Seth J. Perkinson, Rex Collins and Frank W. Blalock officiated. Pallbearers were John and Emory Anderson, Gaither Ray, Levi and Ed Hunter and Willard Metcalf. West Funeral Home handled arrangements. Burial was in Metcalf Cemetery. [6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S693] Census, 1880 Madison Co., North Carolina - Levi B Metcalf, (US Government 12 Jun 1880).

    2. [S621] Census, 1900 Madison Co., North Carolina - Levi Metcalf, (US Government 13 Jun 1900).

    3. [S280] Census, 1920 Madison Co., North Carolina - Tildon J Metcalf, (US Government 19 Jan 1920).

    4. [S234] Tilden-Metcalf Cemetery, Compiler: Edna Metcalf McIntosh, Weaverville, North Carolina.

    5. [S229] Yancey Co., North Carolina Genealogy Web Site, S J MEDCALF 19 - M L ANDERSON 18 - 13 Oct 1895 - J W Hunter - Mc Parsons, , Robert Gillis, J W Metcalf.

    6. [S1521] Find A Grave.