Genelogies of Black Families in NC and SC

Family 1 submitted by Barbara Crites

1790 U. S. Census, Mecklenburg Co.,NC,

  • District #13: James Black, William Black, John Black
  • District #10: Thomas Black
  • Possibly Thomas, John, William were s/o James. The area later became Cabarrus Co (1792).

    Other sons of James Black: Samuel, Robert and Joseph. In 1792, Robert and Joseph were in Abbeville Co. S. C. Samuel not yet married and with brother, John remained in Cabarrus Co.,NC.

    Thomas Black died in York (or Union) Co.,S.C. Robert Black died at close of Rev. War; his widow and children lived in Abbeville, SC.

    Full account of this family in The Black Family of Carrabus Co.,NC and Abbeville,SC

FAMILY #2 Submitted by Barbara Crites

Augusta Co., Va. records show Robert Black, wife Majey Cravens (d/o Robert Cravens, Sr) living in Mecklenburg Co., NC in 1762. Robert Black moved to York Co.,SC. Died there in 1788/79.

FAMILY #3 Submitted By S. Fowler

I am trying to find any information on Real Black- b. 4/10/1876 d. 4/1/1942. He married Alice Fleming. They probably lived somewhere around Kings Mountain, NC, but could have been across the line in SC.

FAMILY #4 Submitted By Peggy Calk

Possible parents of Thomas are John C. and Elizabeth.

BLACK, * Thomas b. 9/16/1816 York Dist.,SC d. 1/28/1882 bur. Mt.Zion Presb.Cem-,Drew,AR m. by 5/8/1843 Winnsboro,Fairfield,SC? Married GLADNEY, * Nancy b. 9/30/1809 Winnsboro ?,Fairfield,SC d. 9/14/1888 bur. Mt.Zion Presb. Cem,Drew,AR (Parents: GLADNEY, * Richard and BRUCE, * Mary Martha)


  • BLACK, * Mary E b. 4/19/1844 Winnsboro ?,Fairfield,SC d. 5/14/1908 Drew?,AR m.9/5/1865 MILLER, * William T Drew?,AR - 8 children and Widowed
  • BLACK, Sarah J b. 9/15/1845 Winnsboro ?,Fairfield,SC d. 2/14/1926 Drew,AR ? m.abt 1870 to NICHOLS, William H ,Drew,AR ? - 6 Children