Dewitt Clinton Flynt


Personal and Family Information

Dewitt was born on 26 Aug 1835 in Stokes County, North Carolina, the son of Allen Flynt and Nancy Kirby.

He died on 4 Oct 1913 in Forsyth County, North Carolina.

His wife was Elizabeth Butner, who he married on 20 DEC 1860 in Forsyth County, North Carolina. Their six known children were Fabuons A (1861-?), Claudius (1864-?), James C (1866-?), Mary A (1868-?), Samson (c1870-?) and Edmund Burke (1876-1959).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Dewitt Clinton Flynt


Allen Flynt


William Flynt


Richard 3 Flynt


Ann Fountain


Elizabeth Ballard


Nancy Kirby



Birth26 AUG 1835
Place: Stokes County, North Carolina
Death4 OCT 1913
Place: Forsyth County, North Carolina
Census20 SEP 1850
Place: Richmond, Stokes County, NC
Age: 15 born NC
Address: dwelling 611 family 617 with parents and 3 younger siblings
Census8 SEP 1860
Place: Buffalo, Forsyth, North Carolina
Age: 24 born NC
Address: dwelling 2008 family 1905 with parents and 3 siblings
Census12 AUG 1870
Place: Bethania, Forsyth, North Carolina
Age: 34 born NC
Address: dwelling 139 family 140 with wife, 5 children and mother
BurialOCT 1913
Place: Bethania, Forsyth, North Carolina
Address: Bethania Moravian Graveyard Forsyth County North Carolina, 70939538 links to wife and 3 children
Will16 MAY 1838
Place: Stokes County, North Carolina
Address: will of Elizabeth Flynt names sons, Sandy, James, Sandford, John, Proctor, Fountain W, William, Allen daughters Lucenda wife of Jesse ????, Nancy, Elizabeth, executers sons William and Allen