William Alexander Sneed
- Born: 12 Jan 1842, Rockingham Co., N.C.
- Marriage: Sallie Laura Combs on 23 Apr 1863 in Rockingham Co., N.C.
- Died: 6 Jan 1919, Stoneville, Rockingham Co., N.C. at age 76
Cause of his death was Influenza followed by Pneumonia.
The 1880 Federal Census for Mayo Township, Rockingham Co., NC, Stoneville P. O., page 295B, dated August 17, 1870 records William (29 - NC) and Sallie (33 - NC) Sneed with children Robert Lee (6), Martha J. (4) [this must be Jennie Snead], and Zachariah (8/12).
The 1880 Federal Census for Mayo Township, Rockingham Co., NC, District 228, page 44B, dated June 22, 1880 records W. A. (39 - NC/NC/NC) and S. L. (43 - NC/NC/NC) Sneed with children R. L. (16) [son], M. J. (13) [daughter, Jennie], Z. D. (11) [son], G. (8) [daughter], and M. G. (3) [daughter].
The 1900 Federal Census for Mayo Township, Rockingham Co., NC, District 76, page 115A, dated June 5, 1900 records William (Jan 1841 - NC/NC/NC) and Sallie (1837 - NC/NC/NC) Snead with children Anna Snead (June 1873) and Gold Snead (March 1878). William and Sallie have been married for 37 years and have had 6 children all of whom are still living. Near by are William's siblings: James Snead (Nov 1838) and Martha Snead (May 1838).
The 1910 Federal Census for Price Township, Rockingham Co., NC, District 163, page 197A, dated April 18, 1910 records William (63 - NC/NC/NC) and Sallie (74 - NC/NC/NC) Snead. William and Sallie have been married for 46 years and have had 6 children all of whom are still living.
North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
W A Snead (male, white, widowed)
Birth Date: 12 Jan 1842
Birth Place: Rockingham, North Carolina
Death Date: 6 Jan 1919
Death Location: Mayo, Stoneville, Rockingham
Burial Place: near Stoneville on January 8, 1919
Father's Name: Thos Snead born in VA
Mother's Name: Sallie Sims born in Rockingham Co.
Informant: R. L. Snead
William married Sallie Laura Combs on 23 Apr 1863 in Rockingham Co., N.C. (Sallie Laura Combs was born on 17 Jul 1837 in North Carolina and died on 23 Jun 1917 in Price Township, Rockingham Co., N.C..)
North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2004 <http://www.ancestry.com>
Name: William A Sneed [William A Snead]
Spouse: Sarah Combs
Spouse Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 21 Apr 1863
Marriage County: Rockingham
Marriage State: North Carolina
Source Vendor: North Carolina State Archives