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Presley Riddick Hight
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Birth: Jun. 10, 1862
Vance County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 1949
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

Son of Riddic H Hight and Mary J Duke Hight.

Married to Senora Etna Fuller around 1886.

Presley and Etna were the parents of:
Ozella Hight Thacker
Clecie McIver Hight
Wade H Hight
Mae Hight O'Brient
Noyes Harris Hight
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1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Pressley Hight
Age in 1870: 8
Birth Year: abt 1862
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1870: Kittrells, Granville, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Kittrells
Household Members: Name Age
Riddick Hight 37
Mary Hight 32
Theophilus Hight 12
Genara Hight 11
Pressley Hight 8
Sally Hight 5
Ellen Hight 3
William Hight 1

1880 United States Federal Census
Hight Name: Presley Hight
Age: 17
Birth Year: abt 1863
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1880: Kitrells, Granville, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: Riddick Hight
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Name: Mary J. Hight
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Occupation: At Home
Household Members: Name Age
Riddick Hight 45
Mary J. Hight 42
Theophilus Hight 21
Jeniva Hight 19
Presley Hight 17
Ellen Hight 13
William Hight 12
Emma Hight 8
Joseph Hight 4
Harbard Hight 80

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Pressley R Hight
Age: 37
Birth Date: Jun 1862
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1900: Franklinton, Franklin, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Etny Hight
Marriage Year: 1886
Years Married: 14
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Pressley R Hight 37
Etny Hight 38
Oza Hight 11
Cleecy M Hight 9
Wade H Hight 8
Henry M Hight 4
Noyes Hight 1

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Presley Riddick Hight
Age in 1910: 48
Birth Year: abt 1862
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Ednar Hight
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Presley Riddick Hight 48
Senora Etna Hight 49
Clacy Hight 19
Wade Hight 17
May Hight 15
Morcise Hight 12

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: P R Hight
Age: 57
Birth Year: abt 1863
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Durham Ward 1, Durham, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Enora Hight
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
P R Hight 57
Enora Hight 58
Noyes Hight 21

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Presley R Hight
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1863
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Map of Home: View Map
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Snora E Hight
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Presley R Hight 67
Snora E Hight 68
Noyes H Hight 31

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Russley R Hight
Age: 77
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Street: North Driver Avenue
House Number: 308
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 8A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 138
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 5000
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 4th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 0
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: No
Household Members: Name Age
Russley R Hight 77
Sorda E Hight 78
Norris H Hight 41

North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: Presley Rebbick Hight
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 66
Marital status: Married
Occupation: Carpenter
Birth Date: 10 Jun 1882
Birth Place: Vance, North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 7 Jun 1949
Death Location: Durham, Durham
Father's Name: Riddick Hight
Mother's Name: Mary Duke
Residence: 308 N Driver Ave, Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Cause of death: Cerebral hemorrhage, hypertensive cardiovascular disease
Informant: C M Hight, Durham NC 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Riddic H. Hight (1835 - 1916)
  Mary J. Duke Hight (1838 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Senora Etna Fuller Hight (1861 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Ozella Hight Thacker (1888 - 1984)*
  Clecie McIver Hight (1890 - 1973)*
  Wade H Hampton (1893 - 1919)*
  Mae Hight O'Brient (1895 - 1979)*
  Noyes Harris Hight (1898 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Geneva E. Hight (1859 - 1908)*
  Presley Riddick Hight (1862 - 1949)
  Sally Ann Hight Harris (1864 - 1954)*
  William Edward Hight (1870 - 1941)*
  Emma S. Hight Mitchell (1872 - 1963)*
  Joseph Harbird Hight (1874 - 1931)*
  Ben F Hight (1878 - 1960)*
  Meta Hight (1880 - 1881)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: Aug 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116117111
Presley Riddick Hight
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