W. H. William Henry Bobbitt 40 (1820) Warren Co. N. C.
L. E. Louisa E. (Pope) Bobbitt 25 (1835) Halifax Co. N. C.
W. S. William Smith Bobbitt 6 (1854) Warren Co. N. C.
Jack Shearin 19 (1841) Warren Co. N. C.
F. A. Pope (female) 22 (1838) Warren Co. N. C.
When the war between the states began, William Henry Bobbitt was among the first to volunteer. He enlisted in Warren County and was assigned to Company F of the 12th regiment, on April 18, 1861. He was promoted to a Sergeant and transferred from the 12th regiment to the 18th regiment, Company F. C.S.A.
When the war was over, William and his family moved from Warren County to Halifax County, where William was a successful farmer and merchant. At one time William owned three hotels in Littleton. In the 1870 census, William and his family were counted in Halifax County as Family # 477, on September 8, 1870.
William H. Bobbitt 49 (1821) North Carolina
Louisa E. Bobbitt 40 (1830) North Carolina
William S. Bobbitt 14 (1856) North Carolina
Cora A. Bobbitt 9 (1861) North Carolina
Albert Bobbitt 7 (1863) North Carolina
Lula Bobbitt 1 (1869) North Carolina
This 1870 census counted the entire family.
William Henry Bobbitt born Oct. 2, 1820
Louisa Elizabeth Bobbitt born Mar. 17, 1829
William Smith Bobbitt born May. 1853
Cora Alline Bobbitt born Sep. 12, 1860
Albert Bobbitt born Apr. 12, 1862
Lula Bobbitt born 1870
William Smith Bobbitt married (first) Lula
William Smith Bobbitt married (second) Mary E. Harris
Cora Alline Bobbitt married (first) Marion Jackson Glasgow
Cora Alline Glasgow married (second) Eugene Carlos Bobbitt
Albert E. Bobbitt married Mattie Cutchins
Lula Bobbitt married