1. John Meeks was born about 1817 in Pitt Co., NC. He died in Apr 1883 in Pitt Co., NC. He married Sarah Elizabeth Wainwright (daughter of Noah Wainwright and Betty Unknown) in 1844 in Pitt Co., NC. She was born on 10 Oct 1824 in Pitt Co., NC. She died in Sep 1900 in Pitt Co., NC.
DNA Implications: A descendant of John Meeks had his Y-DNA tested and matches Group B3, the Pitt Co., NC Meeks family. The SNP marker is R-L11. Given his surname and location John likely descended from one of the early ancestors in Pitt County. DNA does not reveal which one.
This information was provided by Jeffrey W. Meeks and Ann Galas. Also visit Meeks Mystery, a meeting place for Meek(s) researchers hosted by Ann.
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