Does anyone know anything about the John Daffern listed below born 1835, son of John Marshall Daffren?I am looking for a John Daffron, husb of Josephine living in Titus Co, Texas....
1. RODY DAFFERN was born in 1757 in MD. Died on 17 Oct 1834.He married Milly GIBBS on 16 Jul 1797 in Spartenburg District, SC. Milly GIBBS was born in 1778 in SC [So]. Tellie Condiff says that she was born in 1777. Died on 25 Apr 1853 [S2]. They had the following Children:
John G. DAFFERN was born about 1799 in SC [S2].
Phillip DAFFERN was born in 1799 in SC [S2].
James Marshall DAFFERN
Mariah DAFFERN was born in 1808 in Wayne Co., KY. Mariah Daffern, age 42, of KY is living in the household of Milley Daffern in 1850
Morgan DAFFERN [S2]
Jerusha DAFFERN was born about 1820 in KY [S2].
SECOND GENERATION 4. James Marshall DAFFERN [S3] was born in 1802 in KY or TN (Probably KY) [S3, S4]. According to the 1860 Titus Countyt Texas Census, Marshall Daffron was born in aprox. 1802 in KY. His son, James Irvin's death certificate lists TN as his birth place, but the Census is closer to the source. In 1860, he was living in Sulphe Precinct#8, Mt. Pleasant Post Office in Titus County, Texas, He was a farmer with $1600 in real estate and $796 in personal estate.He married Malinda MARTIN. Malinda MARTIN was born in 1810 in VA or KY (probably VA).James Irvin Daffern's Death Certificates is mother, Malinda Martin was born in Kentucky, but the 1860 Census in Titus County, Texas lists TN as her birth place, The Texas document is closer to the source and her oldest son,Martin was born there.
They had the following children:
Martin DAFFERN was born in 1823 in TN [S5].Enlisted on 29 Jun 1861 in Cypress Church, Titus Co., TX [S6].The Titus County 1860 Census lists Martin as a Constable, born in TN with a $600 personal estate.
James Irvin DAFFERN
*John DAFFERN was born in 1835 in Wayne Co., KY [S3]. The 1860 Census of Titus County, TX gives John Daf fern's occupation as a day laborer with personal estate of $100. Enlisted on 24 Feb 1862 in Gray Rock, Titus Co., TX [S6]. Confederate Muster Roll Card: Name & Rank: Daffren t Johns Pvt. Commisioned Officer: Capt. Wm H. Christian Organization: co. G. Col. O.M. Roberts' Regiment, TVII BG Description: Age 26 Remarks: RiF P.O. Hebert, CSA Enlistment Officer W.L.Johnson; Muster Officer O.M.Roberts; Company stationed at Camp Lubbock 30 April 1862; 1 Muster Roll dted 24 Feb 1862.Texas State Archives.Originals are very fragile and cannot be researched. Only the cards are available.
William DAFFERN was born in 1840 in Wayne Co., KY [S3]. The 1860 Titus Co., TX census lists William as a day laborer, aged 20.
Lewis DAFFERN was born in 1843 in Wayne Co., KY [S3]. According to the 1860 Titus Co., Texas Census, he was a day laborer, aged 17.