John Black


Personal and Family Information

John was born on 5 DEC 1822 in Ashe County, NC, the son of William Black and Nancy Allison.

He died on 21 APR 1871 in NC.

His wife was Mary Ann Reedy. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their eight known children were Nancy (1850-1898), William M. (1852-1926), George (1854-1949), Andrew C. (1856-1924), Lee (1859-1951), Ruth Jane (1861-1939), Phoebe Elizabeth (?-?) and Frank R. (?-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John Black


William Black


Nancy Allison



Birth5 DEC 1822
Place: Ashe County, NC
Death21 APR 1871
Place: NC


Note 1

He was buried in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Allegheny County. Note: John was a veteran of the Civil War. 

!BIRTH-DEATH: Ancestral File, Family History Library; Salt Lake City, UT. Submitted by Joseph Russell Kennedy, Rt. 4 Box 12425, Holden, MO. 64040: Also from the genealogy collection of Rebecca (Reedy) Sisk, Altavista, VA. 1980. Mary Ann Reedy and John Black had the following children: