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The following is 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.

Bible Record of John Knox RHODES


Interview and Bible Record copied by Jane PHILLIPS of Kinston, N.C. from
the bible, owned by Bessie Pike RHODES of Jacksonville, N.C.-Jan. 4, 1999.
Contributed by Sloan S. Mason
Bible handed down from LOKEY/MARKETT families of Jones Co.,N.C.
(RHODES/PIKE/WELLS/GILLIKIN/RIGGS/PITTMAN/BUCK/LOKEY/MARKETT/NOBLE/HEATH/
BOYETT/CRAFT/DAVENPORT)

BIBLE
Printed: American Bible Society
By d: & G. Bruce
Printer: d: FANSHAW
New York
1829

John Knox RHODES born August 3, 1901 at Silverdale, Craven Co.,N.C.
Died January 26, 1989 in Jacksonville, N.C.
Married Bessie PIKE of Duplin Co.,N.C.

His father was:
James Franklin RHODES, married Catherine Jane WELLS of Havelock, N.C.
Daughter of William WELLS and Abigale GILLIKIN.
James Franklin RHODES, was born Oct. 11, 1861 at Pollocksville, Jones Co.,N.C.
Catherine Jane WELLS was born May 8, 1867?

CHILDREN:
George Washington RHODES-was a teacher, principal at Bath & Newport
Henry RHODES-lived at Wendell
Abbie RHODES-married a RIGGS and lived at Fort Barnwell
Annie RHODES-married a PITTMAN and lived at Bridgeton
Benjamin Franklin RHODES-contractor, lived in Durham
James Albert RHODES-lived at Bridgeton
Mary RHODES-lived at New Bern
Nancy RHODES-married a BUCK, lived in New Bern
Luther RHODES
John Knox RHODES-a teacher.

His father was:
Benjamin Franklin RHODES, who married Annie LOKEY
Daughter of Leave LOKEY and Mary Ann MARKETT.
John Franklin LOKEY, son of Leave LOKEY and Mary Ann MARKETT was born 11 Sept. in the year of our Lord 1845.

His father was James J. RHODES and he married 1st-(unknown), 2nd- Winifred NOBLE.