FOURTH GENERATION


102. Elvira M. Hamby was born on Jun 25 1853. She died on Jan 5 1911.

She was married to George M. Fortune (son of Fletcher Fortune and Virginia Jane Allison). The 1860 Buncombe County Census has the following listing: Fortune, Fletcher 60; Jane 57; Mary 21; Ben. 19; Jane 15; George 14; Albertus 12. George M. Fortune was born on Dec 19 1843 in Buncombe County, NC. He appeared on the census in 1880 in Buncombe County, NC. #122) Fortune, George M. 36; Elvira M. 25; Charles M. 7; James E. 2; Georgia E. 3/12; and John Boyd 57. He died on Oct 5 1933. He was buried in Tabernacle Methodist Church Cemetery, Buncombe County, NC. Elvira M. Hamby and George M. Fortune had the following children:

child+376 i. Pearl Fortune.
child+377 ii. Charles M. Fortune.
child378 iii. James E. Fortune was born about 1878.
child+379 iv. Georgia Fortune.
child+380 v. Mary Ella Fortune.
child381 vi. Emory Fortune. Emory died at age 21. He never married.
child+382 vii. William Fortune.

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