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HARPER FAMILY

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FIFTH GENERATION

 

13. Susan TOWNSEND was born on 22 Nov 1823 in GA. Died on 22 Nov 1823 in TX. Buried in Borden Cem., Colorado Co., TX.

She married Sion BOSTICK on 4 Apr 1839 in TX; divorced about 1856.

They had the following children:

+99 i. Susan Amanda BOSTICK

+100 ii. Martha BOSTICK

+101 iii. Lavinia BOSTICK

102 iv. Absolom BOSTICK was born in 1849 in TX.

103 v. Voleny BOSTICK was born in 1850.

+104 vi. Hannah Elizabeth BOSTICK

+105 vii. Joshua Frederick Sion BOSTICK

14. Elizabeth TOWNSEND was born in 1825 in GA.

She married Wm. HOPE on 23 Mar 1843 in Colorado, TX.

They had the following children:

106 i. Wm. HOPE Jr was born about 1845 in TX.

+107 ii. Elizabeth "Bettie" HOPE

 

15. Asa Leonard TOWNSEND was born in 1826 in FL. Died on 25 Aug 1881 in TX.

He married Pharobie Ann CONE on 15 Dec 1853 in TX.

They had the following children:

+108 i. James L. H. TOWNSEND

+109 ii. Thomas Archlus Sion TOWNSEND

+110 iii. Egbert TOWNSEND

111 iv. John TOWNSEND was born in TX.

112 v. WM. TOWNSEND was born in TX.

113 vi. Lennah Ann TOWNSEND was born on 27 Jul 1865 in TX. Died on 26 Jul 1876 in TX. Buried in Weimar Cem., TX.

114 vii. Sally TOWNSEND was born in TX.

+115 viii. Amelia Amanda Phaenell TOWNSEND

 

16. Thomas Lewis "Tup" TOWNSEND was born on 25 Aug 1881. Died on 3 Aug in Weimar, TX.

He married Sylvania STAPLETON about 1865 in TX.

They had the following children:

+116 i. Thomas TOWNSEND Jr.

+117 ii. Lammie TOWNSEND

118 iii. Moses TOWNSEND, died on 7 Feb 1894 in TX.

He also married Sealy Ann PENNY about 1882 in TX.

They had the following children:

+119 i. Lewis TOWNSEND

+120 ii. Berry TOWNSEND

+121 iii. Wells TOWNSEND

+122 iv. Stoge TOWNSEND

123 v. Celia S. TOWNSEND was born on 19 Nov 1882 in TX. Died on 3 Jan 1886. Buried in Weimar, TX.

 

17. Moses Solon TOWNSEND was born on 23 Oct 1830. Died on 8 Sep 1867 in Columbus, TX.

He married Anne Elizabeth "Annabet" HARVEY on 8 May 1857 in Cuero, DeWitt Co., TX.

They had the following children:

+124 i. Marcus Harvey (Hervey) TOWNSEND

+125 ii. Hume L. TOWNSEND

+126 iii. Moses S. TOWNSEND

+127 iv. Emmett L. TOWNSEND

 

18. Mary "Polly" TOWNSEND was born on 8 Nov 1832 in Jefferson, FL. Died on 1 Dec 1912 in Columbus, TX.

She married David HOPE on 11 Dec 1851.

They had the following children:

+128 i. Ada R. HOPE

129 ii. William D. HOPE was born in 1853.

+130 iii. Larkin HOPE

+131 iv. Samuel Marion HOPE

She also married Wm. H. HINES.

They had the following children:

+132 i. Duff HINES

She also married Joseph LESSING in 1866 in TX.

They had the following children:

133 i. Joseph LESSING

 

19. Sarah "Grand Sally" TOWNSEND was born on 29 Jan 1835. Died on 9 Sep 1917 in Seymour, TX.

She married James McDonald CUMMINS on 22 Aug 1855 in Colorado, TX.

They had the following children:

+134 i. Sarah Elizabeth "Betty" CUMMINS

+135 ii. Nineva Rebecca CUMMINS

+136 iii. James McDonald CUMMINS

137 iv. Nannie Tooke CUMMINS was born in Aug 1861 in TX. Died in Aug 1861 in TX.

138 v. Jennie Christian CUMMINS was born on 25 Dec 1862 in TX. Died on 26 Dec 1862 in TX.

+139 vi. Lillie Neil Wilson CUMMINS

+140 vii. Samantha Howard "Manti" CUMMINS

+141 viii. Harvey Sellers CUMMINS

+142 ix. Light Townsend CUMMINS I

 

20. Sumner Henry TOWNSEND was born on 17 Jan 1837. Died on 14 Nov 1888.

He married Emmaline TINKER. Emmaline TINKER was born in Sep 1839. Died on 25 Dec 1891.

They had the following children:

+143 i. Leona ANDREWS/TOWNSEND (adopted)

 

23. James Light TOWNSEND Sherriff was born on 12 Nov 1845 in Colorado, TX. Died on 12 Nov 1894 in Colorado, TX.

He married Jennie Lumpkin THORNTON about 1865 in TX.

He also married Alice CUMMINS about 1867 in Sparta, TN.

They had the following children:

144 i. Charles TOWNSEND was born about 1868 in Columbus, TX. Died before 1875 in Columbus, TX.

+145 ii. Lumpien Elma "Lumpie" TOWNSEND

+146 iii. Elizabeth Rebecca TOWNSEND

+147 iv. Margaret Lee TOWNSEND

+148 v. Howard Asa TOWNSEND

+149 vi. Carrie Estelle TOWNSEND

+150 vii. James Light TOWNSEND

 

24. Jacob "Jake" TOWNSEND

He married Nora HOPE.

They had the following children:

+151 i. Ola TOWNSEND

+152 ii. Nita TOWNSEND

+153 iii. Annie TOWNSEND

+154 iv. Dora TOWNSEND

+155 v. Leila (Lula) TOWNSEND

156 vi. John TOWNSEND

 

25. Hamiton TOWNSEND

He married Canzada KOLB about 1870 in TX.

They had the following children:

+157 i. Asa Light TOWNSEND

+158 ii. Moses Madison TOWNSEND

+159 iii. Sumner TOWNSEND

+160 iv. Woody TOWNSEND

161 v. Boyd TOWNSEND was born about 1880 in TX.

+162 vi. Tom TOWNSEND

 

26. Madison White TOWNSEND was buried in Brownwood, TX.

He married Emma EVANS about 1863 in TX.

They had the following children:

+163 i. Lula TOWNSEND

+164 ii. Sumner Isaiah TOWNSEND

+165 iii. Charles Thomas TOWNSEND

166 iv. Madison Asa TOWNSEND was born on 17 Sep 1870 in TX.

167 v. Arthur L. TOWNSEND was born on 16 Jan 1874 in TX.

+168 vi. Fannie TOWNSEND

+169 vii. Emma TOWNSEND

170 viii. John Ashbury TOWNSEND was born about 1878 in Tx.

+171 ix. Perry TOWNSEND

+172 x. Laura Edith TOWNSEND

173 xi. Lee Evans TOWNSEND was born on 2 Nov 1883.

 

28. John R. "Jack" John K./John B. HARPER was born on 27 Oct 1830 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 15 Sep 1910. Buried in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

He married Elender "Nelly" Elean" SWILLEY on 27 Dec 1857 in Irwin Co., GA. Elender "Nelly" Elean" SWILLEY was born in 1838.

They had the following children:

+174 i. Jacob "Jake" HARPER

+175 ii. Lucy HARPER

+176 iii. John H. "Johnie" HARPER

+177 iv. James Calumn "Jim" HARPER

+178 v. Dora HARPER

+179 vi. Martha HARPER

+180 vii. Thomas Paulk "Tom" HARPER Sr.

+181 viii. Mack/Jack HARPER

+182 ix. Mary HARPER

+183 x. Needham H."Need" HARPER

+184 xi. Annie HARPER

+185 xii. Dock HARPER

He also married Martha Margaret WHITLEY on 22 Mar 1883 in Coffee Co., GA. Martha Margaret WHITLEY was born on 28 Jul 1852. Died on 7 Jul 1927. Buried in Bethlehem Baptist, Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+186 i. Ranze Lorenzo William John HARPER

+187 ii. Pearlie HARPER

 

29. Mary Ann HARPER was born on 12 Jul 1832 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 22 Oct 1883 in Lax, Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Oct 1883 in Lax Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

She married Isham S. SWILLEY on 21 Aug 1856 in Irwin Co., GA. Isham S. SWILLEY was born on 2 May 1839 in Lowndes Co., GA. Died on 26 Dec 1901 in Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+188 i. Joseph SWILLEY

189 ii. John C. SWILLEY was born on 1 Sep 1857.

190 iii. Leonard SWILLEY was born on 11 Nov 1862.

+191 iv. Moses SWILLEY

192 v. James Benjamin SWILLEY was born on 3 Apr 1867. Died on 2 May 1941.

193 vi. Micajah C. SWILLEY was born on 17 Apr 1870.

 

30. Frances Ann "Fannie" HARPER was born on 10 Feb 1835 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 1 Nov 1912 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Nov 1912 in Spring Hill Baptist Church, Irwin Co., GA.

She married Micajah TUCKER on 1 Jan 1860 in Irwin Co., GA. Micajah TUCKER was born on 13 Sep 1822 in Laurens Co., GA. Died on 24 Nov 1897 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Spring Hill Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA. Military.

They had the following children:

+194 i. Reason TUCKER

+195 ii. Jacob TUCKER

+196 iii. Susannah TUCKER

+197 iv. Elizabeth TUCKER

+198 v. Robert R. TUCKER

+199 vi. Elonza TUCKER

+200 vii. Grace TUCKER

+201 viii. Letha TUCKER

 

31. Leonard D.C.-David Clinton HARPER was born in Mar 1840 in Irwin Co., GA. Died in Berrien Co., GA. Buried in Family cem., Enigma, GA.

He married Mary Jane GODFREY.

He also married Mary Ann DRIGGERS. Mary Ann DRIGGERS was born in 1840 in SC. Died in Berrien Co., GA. Buried in Family Cem., Enigma, GA.

They had the following children:

202 i. Edwin Eugene HARPER

+203 ii. Peter S. HARPER

+204 iii. Martha HARPER

+205 iv. Mary HARPER

+206 v. Leonard HARPER

 

33. David L.C.-Leonard Cleon "Mack" HARPER was born on 14 Jan 1843 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 21 Sep 1909 in Alaphaha, Berrien Co., GA. Buried in Sep 1909 in Fletcher/McMillan Cem., Alapaha, Berrien Co., GA.

He married Mary PAULK on 21 Apr 1867. Mary PAULK was born on 8 Jan 1838 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 7 Jan 1913. Buried in McMillan Cem., Alapaha, Berrien Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+207 i. Eunie Malissa "Una" HARPER

+208 ii. Mary Jane HARPER

+209 iii. David Leonard "Mack"/"Uncle Mack" HARPER

+210 iv. John James/James J. HARPER

 

34. Martha A. HARPER was born in 1846 in Irwin Co., GA. Died in Lax, Coffee Co., GA. Buried in Lax Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

She married Isham S. SWILLEY on 6 Dec 1883 in Coffee Co., GA. Isham S. SWILLEY was born on 2 May 1839 in Lowndes Co., GA. Died on 26 Dec 1901 in Irwin Co., GA.

 

35. James John "Buck" "J.J." HARPER was born on 10 Apr 1847 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 26 Jun 1931 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Jun 1931 in Brushy Creek Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

He married Mahala TUCKER on 16 Nov 1873 in Irwin Co., GA. Mahala TUCKER was born on 19 Oct 1853 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 14 Feb 1909 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Brushy Creek Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+211 i. Zara HARPER

+212 ii. Catherine "Katie" HARPER

213 iii. Mack HARPER was born on 3 Sep 1879. Died on 6 Sep 1879. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+214 iv. Eunie Malissa "Una" HARPER

+215 v. John Lewis HARPER

+216 vi. Mary Jane HARPER

217 vii. Reason H. HARPER was born on 11 Feb 1884 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 18 Dec 1944. Buried in Brushy Creek Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+218 viii. Roxie HARPER

+219 ix. James J. HARPER

+220 x. Pearlie L./Pearly HARPER

+221 xi. Charles H. HARPER

+222 xii. Elbert/Albert H. HARPER

223 xiii. Lonnie H. HARPER was born on 4 Apr 1895 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 1 Aug 1895. Buried in Bushy Creek Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+224 xiv. Willie HARPER

+225 xv. Bessie HARPER

He also married Nettie June HICKMAN on 16 May 1909 in Irwin Co., GA. Nettie June HICKMAN was born on 23 Dec 1889. Died on 11 Mar 1968. Buried in Jun 1968 in Brushy Creek Prim Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

226 i. Eddie Mae HARPER was born on 9 Mar 1910 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 8 Nov 1910. Buried in Brushy Creek Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

227 ii. Ada HARPER was born on 17 Apr 1911 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 25 Apr 1911. Buried in Brushy Creek Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+228 iii. Ernest HARPER

+229 iv. Early HARPER

 

36. Elizabeth "Eliza" HARPER was born on 12 May 1852 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 2 Mar 1922 in GA. Buried in Mar 1922 in Bethlehem Baptist Church, Irwin Co., GA.

She married Moses DANIELS on 10 Apr 1881 in Coffee Co., GA. Moses DANIELS was born on 12 Aug 1862 in GA. Died on 23 Dec 1935 in GA. Buried in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+230 i. Thomas DANIELS

+231 ii. Henry M. DANIELS

+232 iii. Aaron A. DANIELS

 

37. Peter L. HARPER was born on 15 Oct 1858 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 22 Nov 1933 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Nov 1933 in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

He married Mary Ann WHITLEY on 13 Jan 1876 in Irwin Co., GA. Mary Ann WHITLEY was born on 15 Nov 1855. Died on 30 Jan 1937. Buried in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+233 i. Seward HARPER

+234 ii. Martha Ann HARPER

+235 iii. Lottie Ann HARPER

+236 iv. Mary Jane HARPER

+237 v. John D. HARPER

+238 vi. Una HARPER

+239 vii. Fannie HARPER

+240 viii. Wiley HARPER

 

38. Simon Peter GASKIN was born on 3 Feb 1842 in Telfair Co., GA. Died on 30 Apr 1900 in Coffee Co., GA. Buried in 1900 in Broxton City Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Sarah A. LOTT (illegitimate on 8 Nov 1865. Sarah A. LOTT (illegitimate was born on 2 Feb 1842 in Telfair Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+241 i. Daniel W. GASKIN

+242 ii. Catherine "Pady" GASKIN

243 iii. Jessie J. GASKIN was born on 26 Jan 1870 in Coffee Co., GA. Died in Nov 1870 in Coffee Co., GA.

+244 iv. Elias L. GASKIN

+245 v. Martha GASKIN

+246 vi. Arthur GASKIN

+247 vii. Mary GASKINS

+248 viii. Fannie GASKINS

249 ix. Linnie "Lysas" GASKIN was born in 1881. Died in 1950.

250 x. William R. GASKIN was born in 1882.

251 xi. Spurgeon GASKIN was born in 1885.

 

39. Lewis Luke C. "L.C." HARPER Jr was born on 3 Feb 1846 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 11 Oct 1904 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Oct 1904 in Springhill Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

He married Mary "Millie" TUCKER on 29 Apr 1870 in Irwin Co., GA. Mary "Millie" TUCKER was born on 4 Mar 1844 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 1 Jan 1919 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Jan 1919 in Springhill Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+252 i. Clinton Andrew Jackson "C.A.J." HARPER

+253 ii. Elizabeth HARPER

254 iii. Infant HARPER was born on 24 Feb 1875. Died on 13 Mar 1875. Buried in Springhill Prim. Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+255 iv. Margaret HARPER

+256 v. William J. "Boy" HARPER

+257 vi. Lewis L.C. "Babe" HARPER

+258 vii. George W. HARPER

+259 viii. Mary V. HARPER

+260 ix. Christian HARPER

 

40. Micajah HARPER was buried in St. Luke Cem., Alapaha, Berrien Co., GA.

He married Patience LUKE. Patience LUKE was buried in St. Luke Cem., Alapaha, Berrien Co., GA.

They had the following children:

261 i. Tom HARPER

+262 ii. Pina HARPER

263 iii. Len HARPER

+264 iv. Micajah C. HARPER

+265 v. John L. "Johnny" HARPER

+266 vi. Missouri HARPER

+267 vii. Mary HARPER

+268 viii. Janie HARPER

 

41. Thomas HARPER was born in 1858 in Irwin Co., GA.

He married Margaret PAULK.

They had the following children:

269 i. McCager HARPER was born in Mar 1880.

270 ii. Young HARPER was born in Jul 1882.

271 iii. Dollie HARPER was born in Dec 1883.

272 iv. Georgia HARPER was born in Dec 1884.

273 v. Pheby HARPER was born in Apr 1886.

274 vi. Rebecca HARPER was born in Jun 1887.

275 vii. Kessie HARPER was born in Dec 1889.

276 viii. Gordon HARPER was born on 15 Apr 1891.

277 ix. Lacy HARPER was born in Jun 1892.

278 x. Mary HARPER was born on 31 Jan 1894. Died on 25 Jun 1974. Buried in Jun 1974 in Brushy Creek Prim. Bap. Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

279 xi. Anna HARPER was born on 2 Nov 1898. Died in Mar 1984.

42. Rebecca HARPER was born on 13 Dec 1849 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 24 Apr 1926 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in 1926 in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

She married Daniel TUCKER in Sep 1866 in GA. Daniel TUCKER was born on 28 Oct 1841 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 22 Dec 1929 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried on 24 Dec 1929 in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA. Military.

They had the following children:

+280 i. Amanda TUCKER

+281 ii. Lyte Raymond TUCKER

+282 iii. Charles M. TUCKER

+283 iv. Lucius J. TUCKER

284 v. Daniel A. TUCKER Jr was born on 19 Jan 1875 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 29 Sep 1894 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in 1894 in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+285 vi. Delilia "Lila" TUCKER

+286 vii. Elizabeth Rebecca TUCKER

+287 viii. John William "Wills" TUCKER

+288 ix. Julius M. TUCKER

+289 x. Thomas J. TUCKER

+290 xi. Edgar L. TUCKER

291 xii. Infant TUCKER was born on 24 Apr 1893 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 24 Apr 1893 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Apr 1893 in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+292 xiii. Arlie Daniel TUCKER

 

43. Delilah HARPER was born on 12 Nov 1851 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 15 Jan 1924 in GA. Buried in Jan 1924 in Union Primitive Baptist Cem., Coffee Co.., GA.

She married Jacob PURVIS on 16 Feb 1871 in Irwin Co., GA. Jacob PURVIS was born on 17 Mar 1845 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 15 Nov 1925 in GA. Buried in Nov 1925 in Union Primitive Baptist Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+293 i. Pink PURVIS

+294 ii. Rebecca PURVIS

295 iii. Oscar PURVIS was born on 1 Sep 1878 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 22 Jan 1901. Buried in Jan 1901 in Lax Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

+296 iv. Thomas Mitchell PURVIS

+297 v. Elizabeth PURVIS

+298 vi. Richard PURVIS

46. Rebecca L. HARPER was born in 1841 in Irwin Co., GA.

She married Jasper NOBLES on 1 Sep 1867 in Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+299 i. Albert L. NOBLES

+300 ii. Elizabeth "Betsie" NOBLES

 

47. George Jacob "Jake" HARPER was born on 1 Jan 1842 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 4 Mar 1924 in Wray, Irwin Co., GA. Buried in New Hope Church Cem., Ambrose, Coffee Co. GA.

He married Sarah "Sallie" PAULK in 1862 in Coffee Co., GA. Sarah "Sallie" PAULK was born on 15 Jan 1844 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 8 Sep 1925. Buried in New Hope Church Cem., Ambrose, Coffee Co. GA.

They had the following children:

+301 i. Nancy Elizabeth HARPER

+302 ii. Ellen HARPER

+303 iii. Oliver L. HARPER

+304 iv. Albert L. (Lucius) HARPER

+305 v. Drucilla/Drusilla HARPER

+306 vi. Walter H. (Walton ) HARPER

+307 vii. Lott Harold HARPER

+308 viii. Joel Jacob HARPER

309 ix. William P. HARPER was born on 1 May 1877. Died in Died young.

+310 x. Samuel Sewell "S.S." HARPER

+311 xi. Henry Brooks "Babe" HARPER

+312 xii. Alonza HARPER

 

48. Susan A. J. HARPER was born about 1854.

She married James Daniel GRIFFIN on 22 Dec 1870 in Irwin Co., GA. James Daniel GRIFFIN was born in 1852.

 

49. Lewis L.C. "Luke" HARPER was born on 18 Feb 1845 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 15 Jun 1926. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Wray, Irwin Co., GA.

He married Judith C./Judah PAULK on 15 Oct 1868 in Irwin Co., GA. Judith C./Judah PAULK was born on 12 Nov 1846 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 24 Sep 1904. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+313 i. Riley HARPER

+314 ii. Rachel E. HARPER

315 iii. Nancy HARPER was born on 14 Mar 1873 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 28 Nov 1894. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Wray, Irwin Co., GA.

+316 iv. Jehu HARPER

+317 v. Wiley HARPER

+318 vi. Juda HARPER

+319 vii. Susan "Susie" HARPER

320 viii. Elbert HARPER was born on 26 Sep 1888 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 13 Oct 1905. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Wray, Irwin Co., GA.

He also married Martha V.S. HENDERSON.

 

50. Leonard Franklin "Len" HARPER was born on 26 May 1846. Died on 26 Apr 1933.

He married Catherine "Katie" GRIFFIN on 19 Nov 1868 in Irwin Co., GA. Catherine "Katie" GRIFFIN was born on 13 Dec 1847 in Ocilla, Irwin Co., GA. Died on 27 Mar 1924 in Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+321 i. James Robert HARPER

+322 ii. Amos J. HARPER

+323 iii. Susan A.J. "Susie" HARPER

+324 iv. Thomas "Tom" HARPER

+325 v. Lucy HARPER

+326 vi. Lucius/Lucious HARPER

+327 vii. Mary M. HARPER

+328 viii. Leonard HARPER

+329 ix. Nancy Elizabeth "Lizzie" HARPER

+330 x. John HARPER

+331 xi. Una HARPER

332 xii. Henry D. HARPER

 

51. Fleming B. HARPER was born in 1848. Died on 26 Mar 1923.

He married Penelope "Nellie" VICKERS. Penelope "Nellie" VICKERS was born on 26 Aug 1851 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 26 Mar 1923.

They had the following children:

+333 i. Wiley V. HARPER

 

52. Hester Ann HARPER was born on 9 Jun 1849.

She married George TUCKER on 20 Jun 1875 in Irwin Co., GA. George TUCKER was born on 28 Mar 1849 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 20 Jul 1924. Buried on 22 Jul 1924 in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

334 i. Manasseh TUCKER was born in 1878. Died in 1964 in Lax Cem., Coffee Cty., GA.

+335 ii. Dennis TUCKER

336 iii. Elizabeth TUCKER

337 iv. Walter TUCKER

338 v. Oliver TUCKER

339 vi. George Jaccob TUCKER

+340 vii. Ann Jane "Ann Jean" TUCKER

 

53. Sarah E. HARPER was born on 10 Aug 1855. Died on 22 May 1924 in Berrien Co., GA. Buried in 1924 in Tucker-Pervis Cem., Gladys, Berrien Co., GA.

She married Richard Murphy TUCKER Jr. on 16 Jan 1868 in Irwin Co., GA. Richard Murphy TUCKER Jr was born on 20 Feb 1849 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 11 Nov 1913 in Berrien Co., GA. Buried in 1913 in Tucker Purvis Cem., Gladys, Berrien Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+341 i. Ava J. TUCKER

+342 ii. Rachel TUCKER

343 iii. James F. TUCKER

344 iv. Shade E. TUCKER

+345 v. Elizabeth "Lizzie" TUCKER

+346 vi. William M. TUCKER

+347 vii. Richard TUCKER

+348 viii. Martha TUCKER

+349 ix. Drucilla TUCKER

+350 x. Henry TUCKER

+351 xi. Oliver TUCKER

+352 xii. Mollie TUCKER

 

54. Nancy A. HARPER was born in 1852.

She married Wiley VICKERS on 25 Feb 1871 in Irwin Co., GA. Wiley VICKERS was born on 9 Jul 1849 in Irwin Co., GA.

 

55. Henry Shanks C. HARPER Jr was born on 9 Mar 1853. Died on 22 Oct 1928. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Wray, Irwin Co., GA.

He married Mary "Pollie"/Polley" VICKERS on 10 Jan 1874. Mary "Pollie"/Polley" VICKERS was born on 19 Sep 1855 in Coffe Co., GA. Died on 27 Jan 1913 in Coffee Co., GA. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+353 i. Asa HARPER

+354 ii. Richard HARPER

+355 iii. Dawson HARPER

356 iv. Lacey HARPER was born on 14 Sep 1883. Died on 7 Jun 1885. Buried in Satilla Baptist Church Cem., Wray, Irwin Co., GA.

+357 v. Sallie HARPER

+358 vi. Narcissus HARPER

+359 vii. Elizabeth HARPER

+360 viii. Edwin HARPER

 

56. Mary "Moseann/Mosan" HARPER was born in 1855.

She married Dennis VICKERS on 4 Jan 1874 in Irwin Co., GA. Dennis VICKERS was born on 7 Jan 1853 in Irwin Co., GA.

 

57. Rachel M. HARPER was born in 1857.

She married Jacob Austin PAULK on 16 Feb 1879 in Irwin Co., GA. Jacob Austin PAULK was born on 5 Jan 1861 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 28 May 1931 in Coffee Co., GA.

They had the following children:

361 i. Ellen PAULK was born on 16 Dec 1879 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 3 Mar 1902 in Coffee Co., GA. Buried in Paulk Cem., GA.

+362 ii. George G. PAULK

363 iii. Henry PAULK was born on 12 Nov 1882 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 4 Feb 1891 in Coffee Co., GA.

+364 iv. Mary PAULK

+365 v. Lilly PAULK

+366 vi. Lott PAULK

+367 vii. Oliver "Ollie" PAULK

368 viii. Cleveland PAULK was born on 13 Feb 1893 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 13 Oct 1900 in Coffee Co., GA. Buried in Paulk Cem., GA.

+369 ix. Mamie PAULK

 

58. James Hamilton HARPER was born on 27 Mar 1860. Died on 20 Feb 1935 in Florida.

He married Georgia Ann/Georgann PAULK on 15 Dec 1878 in Iwin Co., GA. Georgia Ann/Georgann PAULK was born on 23 Apr 1863 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 29 Sep 1909 in Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+370 i. Osee/Ossie Nathaniel HARPER Sr.

+371 ii. Elizabeth "Bettie" HARPER

+372 iii. Catherine "Katie" HARPER

+373 iv. Leonard HARPER

+374 v. Rachel HARPER

+375 vi. John D. HARPER

376 vii. Maxie HARPER was born on 21 Apr 1895. Died on 12 Jan 1897 in .

377 viii. Dempsey HARPER was born on 9 Feb 1897. Died on 2 Jan 1904 in .

+378 ix. Ada/Adele HARPER

+379 x. Lillie HARPER

380 xi. Myrtice/Mortis HARPER was born on 24 May 1906. Died on 2 Mar 1912 in .

+381 xii. Alice HARPER

He also married Pearl JEFFRIES.

 

60. John Leonard SUTTON was born in 1842. Died in 1915.

He married Priscilla GRIFFIN in 1863.

They had the following children:

+382 i. Martha Ella Rebecca SUTTON

70. Elizabeth Ann "Amanda" HARPER was born in 1846 in Irwin Co., GA.

She married John Wesley WILCOX. John Wesley WILCOX was born on 20 Sep 1844.

 

71. Cushia O. HARPER was born on 29 Oct 1852 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 11 Mar 1912 in Bay Co., FL.

He married Lucinda "Lucy" LOTT. Lucinda "Lucy" LOTT was born on 30 Mar 1850. Died on 3 Nov 1912.

They had the following children:

383 i. Elbert HARPER

+384 ii. Beedie HARPER

385 iii. Jack HARPER, died in Died young.

 

72. Leonard J. HARPER was born on 6 Jan 1852 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 25 Feb 1898 in GA. Buried in Feb 1898 in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Idella Brooks TYGART on 1 Jun 1878. Idella Brooks TYGART was born on 6 Jun 1859. Died on 3 Jan 1929. Buried in Jan 1929 in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+386 i. Maxie HARPER

+387 ii. Carry HARPER

+388 iii. Mary A. HARPER

+389 iv. Lavada HARPER

 

73. Susan Missouri "Susie" HARPER was born on 1 Jun 1854 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 2 Jan 1895 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Jan 1895 in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

She married Micajah Tucker PAULK on 21 Nov 1872 in Berrien Co., GA. Micajah Tucker PAULK was born on 8 Feb 1855 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 20 Nov 1897 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+390 i. George Jacob PAULK

391 ii. Fleming Bates PAULK was born on 4 Aug 1875 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 5 Aug 1935. Buried in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

392 iii. Mary Jane PAULK was born on 5 Jul 1878 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 16 Dec 1894 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

393 iv. Alice Darian PAULK was born on 29 Mar 1880 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 20 Aug 1898 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

394 v. Lula PAULK was born on 5 Dec 1891 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 20 Aug 1895 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Brushy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

 

74. Moses Durden "Pappy Harper" HARPER was born on 29 Feb 1856 in Berrien Co. GA. Died in Jul 1951 in Tift Co., GA.

He married Orie P./B. (Aurel/OrelOriel) MCDERMITT/MCDERMID on 31 Oct 1883 in Berrien Co., GA. Orie P./B. (Aurel/OrelOriel) MCDERMITT/MCDERMID was born on 17 Apr 1867 in Berrien Co., GA. Died on 9 Oct 1915 in Fitzgerald, GA. Buried in Bethlemem Baptist Church Cem.

They had the following children:

+395 i. Charles HARPER

+396 ii. Cleaver (Bates Cleve) HARPER

+397 iii. Susie Emma "Mama" HARPER

+398 iv. Micajah Lee HARPER

+399 v. Quincy HARPER

+400 vi. Emmett HARPER

+401 vii. Rebecca HARPER

402 viii. Ernest HARPER

He also married Mrs. SWEATMAN.

 

75. Elizabeth HARPER was born in 1858 in Irwin Co., GA.

She married John West FULFORD on 25 Jan 1885 in Berrien Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+403 i. Sarah Ellen FULFORD

 

76. Rebecca L. HARPER was born on 10 Sep 1859 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 29 Nov 1906 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Brushy Creek Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

She married Manasseh W. HENDERSON. Manasseh W. HENDERSON was born on 20 May 1860. Died on 5 Oct 1927. Buried in Brushy Creek Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

404 i. Artha L. HENDERSON was born on 29 Jan 1888. Died on 28 Oct 1906. Buried in Brushy Creek Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

 

78. Fleming Bates HARPER Jr was born on 20 Sep 1861 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 4 Aug 1886 in GA. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Angeline "Angy" MCCOOK on 25 May 1882 in Berrien Co., GA.

They had the following children:

405 i. Porter HARPER

+406 ii. Cora HARPER

 

79. Georgiann HARPER was born in 1862 in Irwin Co., GA.

She married George GRAY on 17 May 1867 in Berrien Co., GA.

 

83. Thomas HARPER was born on 7 Nov 1847 in Irwin Co., GA. Died on 7 Feb 1851 in Irwin Co., GA. Buried in Feb 1851 in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Susan FLETCHER on 4 Oct 1885 in Coffee Co., GA.

 

84. Henry S.C. "Big Mouth" HARPER was born on 16 Sep 1849 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 5 Apr 1920. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Sarah "Sallie" VICKERS on 27 Mar 1873 in Irwin Co., GA. Sarah "Sallie" VICKERS was born on 13 Aug 1856. Died on 10 May 1941. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+407 i. Nancy Elizabeth HARPER

408 ii. Charles HARPER was born on 8 Feb 1875. Died on 8 Feb 1875. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+409 iii. Arthur HARPER

+410 iv. Needham W. HARPER

411 v. Samuel HARPER was born on 19 Jul 1880. Died on 1 Oct 1881. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+412 vi. Wiley Y. HARPER

+413 vii. Rebecca "Becky" HARPER

+414 viii. Youngy HARPER

+415 ix. Jacob H. HARPER

+416 x. Thomas A. HARPER

+417 xi. Mary Ellen HARPER

418 xii. Unknown HARPER was born on 10 Jan 1892. Died on 19 Jan 1882. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

+419 xiii. Elbert L. HARPER

+420 xiv. Pearlie J. HARPER

421 xv. Unknown HARPER was born on 9 Jul 1899. Died on 15 Jan 1900. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

422 xvi. Herbert HARPER was born on 4 Jul 1899. Died on 19 Jan 1900. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

 

86. Elamuel/Elam "Lam" HARPER was born in 1853 in Irwin Co., GA.

He married Rebecca PAULK on 19 Feb 1853. Rebecca PAULK was born about 1847 in Irwin Co., GA. Died in 1926.

They had the following children:

+423 i. Jacob HARPER

424 ii. Sallie HARPER

 

87. Mary HARPER was born in 1855.

She married Arthur LOTT.

 

88. Needham (Thomas?) HARPER was born in 1858.

He married Annie KIRKLAND. Annie KIRKLAND was buried in Springhill Prim Baptist Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

 

89. Leaston HARPER was born on 2 Sep 1860 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 26 Oct 1935 in GA. Buried in New Hope Baptist Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Elizabeth "Betsy" MERRITT about 1883 in GA. Elizabeth "Betsy" MERRITT was born on 9 Jun 1862 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 26 Oct 1930 in Coffee Co., GA. Buried in New Hope Baptist Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+425 i. Clemmie HARPER

+426 ii. John D. HARPER

+427 iii. Lucy HARPER

+428 iv. Laura/Laurie HARPER

+429 v. Jesse James HARPER

430 vi. Rhoda HARPER was born on 18 Apr 1893 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 1 Jan 1897 in New Hope Baptist Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

431 vii. George J. HARPER was born on 28 Feb 1895 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 15 Jun 1896. Buried in New Hope Baptist Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

+432 viii. Minnie HARPER

+433 ix. Judson "Judge" HARPER

+434 x. Lizzie HARPER

+435 xi. Clinton HARPER

+436 xii. Elijah HARPER

 

90. John HARPER was born on 30 Sep 1861 in Coffee Co., GA. Died on 7 Mar 1912 in Coffee Co., GA.

He married Sarah RICKETSON on 13 Jan 1884 in Coffee Co., GA. Sarah RICKETSON was born on 18 Jan 1867 in Coffee Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+437 i. Pheobe HARPER

438 ii. Elisha HARPER was born on 10 Sep 1886 in Douglas, Coffee Co., GA.

439 iii. Oliver HARPER was born on 29 Aug 1888 in Axson, Coffee Co., GA.

440 iv. Thomas "Tommy" HARPER was born on 12 Aug 1990 in West Green, Coffee Co., GA.

441 v. Louza/Lanza "Lizzie" HARPER was born on 15 Mar 1892 in West Green, Coffee Co., GA.

442 vi. Wylea "Kylen/Kilen" HARPER was born on 18 Jun 1894 in Axson, Coffee Co., GA.

443 vii. Elijah "Lige" HARPER was born on 27 Jul 1896 in West Green, Coffee Co., GA.

+444 viii. Jacob "Jake" HARPER

445 ix. Clemin "Clem" HARPER was born on 26 Mar 1901.

446 x. Johnie HARPER was born on 17 May 1904 in West Green, Coffee Co., GA.

447 xi. Anse HARPER was born in 1906 in Coffee Co., GA.

448 xii. Willis HARPER was born on 19 Jul 1908 in Douglas, Coffee Co., GA.

449 xiii. Nute HARPER was born on 26 Jul 1910. Died on 6 Mar 1912.

 

91. Nancy HARPER was born in 1864.

She married John GRANTHAM.

 

92. Elijah HARPER was born in 1866.

He married Lucinda PAULK. Lucinda PAULK was born in 1845.

 

93. James HARPER was born in 1866.

He married Delilah CARVER.

 

94. Elisha H. HARPER was born in 1867.

He married Elizabeth CARVER.

 

95. Elafair HARPER was born in 1870.

She married Daniel RICH.

 

96. Laura HARPER was born in 1873.

She married Churrah LOVETT.

 

97. George Jacob HARPER was born in 1874. Buried in New Hope Church Cem., Ambrose, Coffee Co.

He married Rebecca MERRITT. Rebecca MERRITT was buried in New Hope Church Cem., Ambrose, Coffee Co.

They had the following children:

+450 i. Lucy HARPER

+451 ii. Drucilla HARPER

+452 iii. Mary H. HARPER

+453 iv. Edith H. HARPER

+454 v. Waldo Emerson "Jack" HARPER

455 vi. Infant HARPER

He also married Huela TANNER.

They had the following children:

+456 i. George "Buddy" HARPER

+457 ii. Ann HARPER

 

98. Nathaniel H. HARPER was born on 15 Jun 1881. Died on 5 Apr 1961. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Coffee Co., GA.

He married Elizabeth "Lizzie" RICHARDSON. Elizabeth "Lizzie" RICHARDSON was born on 20 Apr 1884. Died on 26 Apr 1974. Buried in Lax Church Cem., Irwin Co., GA.

They had the following children:

+458 i. Elisha HARPER

+459 ii. Randall HARPER

+460 iii. Olive HARPER

461 iv. Dubb HARPER

462 v. Willie HARPER

463 vi. Lula HARPER

464 vii. Lila HARPER


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