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John Hood
Born 1775? Pittsylvania Co. VA
Died 1846? Burke Co. NC
SPOUSE CHILDREN
Isabella Kincaid

m. 1800?
Lincoln Co. NC
b. 1770?
Tryon Co. NC
d. 1855?
John Kincaid

b. Dec 31, 1801

d. Feb 22, 1878
Archibald

b. Apr 4, 1803

d. Apr 1, 1877
Robert (twin?)

b. 1803


James

b. Oct 9, 1804

d. Oct 9, 1894
Catherine

b. Oct 15, 1807

d. Sep 28, 1902
David

b. Mar 27, 1810
Caldwell Co. NC
d. May 20, 1892
Andrew Washington

b. Sep 17, 1811


John was a farmer. He bought 66 1/2 acres from Thos Day on Aug 31, 1802, on White's Mill Creek in Chesterfield (which was originally named Hoodville), Lower Creek Twp, Burke Co. See History of Chesterfield.
Tombstone of son Archibald Hood, who is buried with his wife Barbara in Littlejohn United Methodist Church Cemetery in Caldwell Co., NC.
Son John married Mahala Hood (1804-1877), daughter of Richard Hood of Warrior Creek in Wilkes Co. NC in 1826.
Son Robert married in 1830 and had a son Alexander Hood who in 1856 married Mary Holloway, daughter of George Holloway, son of George Holloway (1766-1851).
Son James married Eudocia Bristol in 1834 and son David married Emeline Elizabeth Bristol in 1837, both daughters of Benedict Bristol. David later moved to Burke Co., buying part of Benedict's old farm on Bristol's Creek.
Tombstone of son David Hood, who is buried in Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery in Chesterfield, NC.
Sources:
Elmore, Nell James, "Chesterfield", The Heritage of Burke County 1981, The Burke County Historical Society, Morganton, NC, 1981.
Littlejohn Church Cemetery, Caldwell Co. NC.
McGimsey, Margaret E., "John Hood", entry no. 355, The Heritage of Burke County 1981, The Burke County Historical Society, Morganton, NC, 1981.
Tombstone of David Hood, Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, Chesterfield, Burke Co. NC.
WPA pre-1914 graves index, NC Archives.