Born 1799, died 1862, potter and farmer, from "The Traditional Potters of Seagrove, NC", owned by Terry Lindley, p116.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census, 23 Aug 1850, Randolph County, North Carolina, United States. 491
2. Story. Raeford Cole's father was Mark Cole. Mark's father was Stephen Cole. Stephen's father was William Cole, b ca 1739 (William was the first Cole to settle in the eastern piedmont region of NC.) (from "The Traditional Potters of Seagrove, NC", p116.)
3. Occupation: Potter.
4. Occupation: Farmer. 491
Raeford married Disa UNKNOWN. (Disa UNKNOWN was born circa 1804 in North Carolina, United States 491.)