Family Tree


The Patterson family started with James H. Patterson and Josephine Sampson Patterson. Married on 3 September 1903, they had eight children: Mary, Ernestine, Lillian, James, Josephine, Marie Louise, Josephine, and Juanita. Click here to see the family tree.  James was a concrete finisher and Josephine stayed home with the children. In 1920, they lived with Josephine’s parents: Charles and Mary Sampson on 722 Campbell Street in Wilmington, North Carolina.

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