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The following has come through the courtesy of Sloan S. Mason  With the websites: RHODES Family of Onslow County, N.C., and RHODES FAMILY OF JONES COUNTY, N.C.



A quaint old undated memorandum in unidentified handwriting was found in some of the Garber papers, Demopolis, Alabama, reading as follows:

General James Rhodes and Anna Bass Rhodes, his wife, were married April 10th, 1793, at night

On January 10, 1794, Sally Ann Rhodes, their daughter, was born about 12 o'clock or a little past

On September 5, 1797, Anna Maria Rhodes, their daughter, was born about 10 o'clock in the morning

On April 9, 1800, Rhodes Clarissa Rhodes, their daughter was born

On January 6, 1803, Joseph Andrew Rhodes, their son was born (died August 31, 1812)

On November 5, 1805, James Rhodes, their son was born about 4 o'clock in the morning

On February 20, 1808, William Thomas Rhodes, their son, was born (died Wednesday, February 21, 1816)

This was copied from a letter of Mrs. Anna Webb, Demopolis, Alabama, about 1960

b: Hatch

[From Duplin Co. Historical Society, Dr. Herring]