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BLACK

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Robert Black

Robert Black - B. 1766 Mecklenburg Co. NC D. ?? (Perhaps AL) M. Matilda Alexander

daughter Elizabeth Black born April 24, 1793

married James D. Gandy

Rev Samuel Black - The city of Blackburg, VA was named after Rev Samuel Black who was a Presbyterian Minister in the USA. He was born in 30 March 1700 in North Ireland from James Black and Eleanor Marion Creig. grandson of John Black and Elesabeth Scharp Great grandson of John Black and Catheren Adie. He was educated at University of Edenburgh and licensed to preach in Glascow, Scotland until 1735. He emigrated to America where he became pastor of the Presbyteria. Marriage: about 1728 Virginia, United States to Agnes Glenn

Son James Black born 1 July 1728 Londonderry, Ulster, Ireland, United Kingdon
and Elizabeth Agnes Russell 1736 Ireland - 1804 North Carolina

Grand daughter of Elizabeth Black who married James D. Gandy
son of James Gande found in 1800 New York Census and grandson of Brinkley Gandy (per DNA testing)