June (12 to 18), 1763 TO December 16, 1834
From notes of Jim Tillotson:
57-Ruth [STBV, RCDe] NEELEY [LDSC, LDSF(NC), VEFT, OTNC, MH, KBVR]/NEELY
[MH, VEBR, NoBS, BRVE]
? dau. of Francis [NoBS] or of Nathan [RCWi] NEELY
b. 12 [STBV]/18 [BRVE, VEBR, STBV] June 1763 or est. [LDSC] 1776 [ ] in
Salisbury, Rowan Co. NC [LDSF(NC)]
m. 56-Samuel VAN ETTEN->VAN EATON
son of 112-Jan and Margaret (LeFEVRE) VAN ETTEN
d. 16 December 1834 [BRVE, VEBR, STBV]
ch. See 56-Samuel VAN ETTEN->VAN EATON
QUER There are obvious problems with the dates of the above
All n. MC NEELY57-Ruth n. McNEELEY [MH]/McNEELY
At 16 years of age Samuel became the father of John Van Eaton 7 Dec 1792. At 37 years of age Samuel became the father of Abraham Van Eaton 19 Oct 1813. Samuel changed his surname to Van Eaton. All his children went by Van Eaton.
Samuel Van Etten and Ruth Neeley had the following children:
+ 123 i. Richard6 Van Eaton Colonel.
+ 130 viii. John Van Eaton was born 7 Dec 1792.
+ 131 ix. Abraham Van Eaton was born 19 Oct 1813.