Descendants of ANDREW WALSH
Descendants of Andrew "Master" Walsh
Generation No. 1
1. ANDREW "MASTER"1 WALSH was born 1762 in Ireland, and died 1830 in
Wilkes Co., NC. He married RHODA POTEAT.
Andrew Walsh was a teacher, being one of the few individuals who could
read and write at this time. He moved his family around Wilkes County,
among the many townships, living in homes of people who hired him to
educate their children.
Children of Andrew Walsh and Rhoda Poteat are:
2. i. MCALPIN2 WALSH, b. 1801, Wilkes Co., NC.
ii. UNK DAUGHTER WALSH.
3. iii. PHILIP WALSH.
iv. ANDREW WALSH, b. 1788; m. (1) FRANCES HALL; m.
(2) MARY ANN ?.
v. MARGARET "PEGGY" WALSH.
vi. UNK DAUGHTER WALSH.
vii. SAMUEL WALSH.
viii. ELIZABETH "BETSY" WALSH.
4. ix. THOMAS WALSH.
x. MARY ANN "POLLY" WALSH.
5. xi. RACHAEL WALSH, b. 1804.
Generation No. 2
2. MCALPIN2 WALSH (ANDREW "MASTER"1) was born 1801 in Wilkes Co., NC. He
married REBECCA CAROLINE PROFFIT May 30, 1829, daughter of William
Proffit and Elizabeth Elmore.
McAlpin was the youngest child of Andrew "Master" Walsh and Rhoda Poteat.
Children of McAlpin Walsh and Rebecca Proffit are:
i. MARY3 WALSH, b. 1835.
ii. WILLIAM WALSH, b. 1836; d. September 30, 1862.
iii. MARGARET ANN WALSH, b. 1838, Wilkes Co., NC; d. 1915,
Wilkes Co., NC; m. (1) JOHN IVEY STIKELEATHER;
m. (2) WESLEY CHURCH.
iv. THOMAS WALSH, b. 1842; d. October 14, 1863, Charlottesvill,
VA; m. ELIZABETH PROFFIT, September 23, 1824.
6. v. REBECCA WALSH, b. 1845, Wilkes Co., NC; d. 1910,
Wilkes Co., NC.
vi. JAMES MCALPIN WALSH, b. May 5, 1850; m. SARAH ELIZABETH WOLFE.
vii. RHODA WALSH, b. 1853; m. GEORGE DYER, 1878.
7. viii. MARTHA MATILDA WALSH, b. 1846, Wilkes Co., NC; d. 1915,
Wilkes Co., NC.
3. PHILIP2 WALSH (ANDREW "MASTER"1). He married ELIZABETH HALL.
Child of Philip Walsh and Elizabeth Hall is:
i. MELVIN W3 WALSH, m. SALLY FOSTER.
4. THOMAS2 WALSH (ANDREW "MASTER"1). He married ELIZABETH PROFIT on
September 23, 1824.
Child of Thomas Walsh and Elizabeth Profit is:
8. i. WILLIAM L.3 WALSH.
5. RACHAEL2 WALSH (ANDREW "MASTER"1) was born 1804. She married ABNER
TRIBBLE September 1844.
Child of Rachael Walsh and Abner Tribble is:
i. BETSEY3 TRIBBLE, b. 1845.
Generation No. 3
6. REBECCA3 WALSH (MCALPIN2, ANDREW "MASTER"1) was born 1845 in Wilkes
Co., NC, and died 1910 in Wilkes Co., NC. She married ASA HENDERSON
HAMBY, son of Wesley Hamby and Sarah Crows.
Children of Rebecca Walsh and Asa Hamby are:
i. SARA C4 HAMBY, b. 1871; m. VESTAL WEST.
ii. WILLIAM HARSON HAMBY, b. January 31, 1873; d. March 14, 1936;
m. MARGARET BELINDA DULA, July 6, 1896, Wilkes Co., NC.
iii. ZORA RHETTA HAMBY, b. 1875; m. ARTHUR ELLER.
iv. JUNE BETHLEY HAMBY, b. May 3, 1875; d. July 19, 1955;
m. BETTY CORDELIA VANNOY.
v. ROBERT WESLEY HAMBY, b. August 29, 1878, Wilkes Co., NC;
d. September 14, 1944, Wilkes Co., NC;
m. (1) RAY NICHOLS, December 24, 1904;
m. (2) SARAH BELLE ANDREWS, 1905, Wilkes Co., NC.
vi. JASPER ELBERT HAMBY, b. April 11, 1881, Wilkes Co., NC;
d. December 2, 1943, Wilkes Co., NC;
m. NELIA FREDONA ANDREWS, December 30, 1908.
vii. GROVER CLEVELAND HAMBY, b. May 22, 1885, Wilke Co., NC;
d. June 25, 1945; m. (1) RUEY ELLEN BARNETTE;
m. (2) IDA SAXTON MCNEIL.
7. MARTHA MATILDA3 WALSH (MCALPIN2, ANDREW "MASTER"1) was born 1846 in
Wilkes Co., NC, and died 1915 in Wilkes Co., NC. She married
JOHN IVEY STIKELEATHER, son of George Stikeleather and Martha Yates.
Buried Lewis Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Wilkes Co., NC
Child of Martha Walsh and John Stikeleather is:
i. MARTHA TILDA4 STIKELEATHER, m. FRANCIS PAT KEITH.
8. WILLIAM L.3 WALSH (THOMAS2, ANDREW "MASTER"1). He married REBECCA L.
MCGEE November 11, 1858.
Child of William Walsh and Rebecca McGee is:
i. THOMAS F.4 WALSH, m. MARTHA E. JOINES.
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