man James Caudill‏‎    , son of Stephen James Caudill and Mary Elizabeth Fields‏.
Born ‎between 1718 and 1727 at Surry, Virginia, British America, died ‎after 1800 at Roaring River, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States‎

Married ‎1 Jan 1749 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States (at least 51 years married) to:

woman Mary Yarbrough‏‎    
Born ‎± 1731 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States

Children:

1.
woman Mary Caudill‏‎
2.
woman Henrietta Caudill‏‎
3.
man James Caudill Jr.‏
Born ‎Jan 1753 at Lunenburg, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, died ‎30 May 1840 at Perry (Now Letcher), Kentucky, United States‎, 87 years, buried ‎ at Letcher, Kentucky, United States
A historical marker on Ky. Highway 7 near his homestead reads as follows:

"James Caudill, born in Virginia in 1753, first came to Big Cowan Creek in 1781. Because of Indians, he took his family back to North Carolina. Returning here in 1792 with his family, he built a cabin, stayed several years then went back to North Carolina. They settled here permanently in 1811. He was progenitor to a large widespread mountain family. He died in 1840."
4.
man Benjamin Caudill‏
Born ‎1758 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, died ‎30 May 1840 at Habersham, Georgia, United States‎, 81 or 82 years
5.
man Stephen Caudill‏
Born ‎1763 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, died ‎26 Jul 1839 at Sandlick, Perry (Now Letcher), Kentucky, United States‎, 75 or 76 years, buried ‎Jul 1839 at Dry Fork, Letcher, Kentucky, United States
He was a Revolutionary War veteran.
6.
man Matthew S. Caudill‏    
Born ‎± 1766 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, died ‎8 Feb 1837 at Perry (Now Letcher), Kentucky, United States According to a biographical article written by Nehemiah Webb in the Mountain Eagle of 18 Jun 1931:

"Away back, this Matthew Caudill was erecting a hewed wall house on or about the spot where Uncle Chunk Craft lives, on Millstone. While upon the new wall of this building he accidentally fell and so injured himself that he died some days later."
‎, approximately 71 years
7.
man Abner Caudill‏
Born ‎± 1773 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, died ‎between 1850 and 1860 at Wilkes, North Carolina, United States‎, 86 or 87 years, buried ‎ at Roaring River, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
8.
man Thomas Aaron Caudill‏
Born ‎1764/5 at Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, died ‎5 May 1848 at Simpson, Kentucky, United States‎, approximately 84 years

To submit corrections or additions: Dan Mohn