thank you for your help. john stanton was borned around 1800 in north carolina. he died 1860 or 1882. he was married to mary sanders borned in 1805.john died in jellico creek ,tenn. his childern were elizabeth,jessiejames,salithea,sterling,thomas, mahalia,lacy levi,herny sheridan, selina. jessie james i think was my ggggrandfather. i appreciate all the help i get.