GARVIN, James--was born 1758 to Thomas Garvin & Mary David. M. Mary Sharp (dau of John Sharp & Agnes McDill) 1782, Perry Co. PA. Sons: David b1787,James, John, Mathew, Thomas Sharp Garvin b1799. Daus: Nancy b1785, Betsy B1790. Mentioned are Perry Co., Washington Co. Some information from 1790 Census #748, Washington Co., PA; 1800 Census-4 sons, 4 daus., Cross Creek Twp. Washington Co., PA.My line is with Thomas Sharp. Garvin, m. Elizabeth Alexander 1828. They had Mary b1829, James b1831, Robert B1833, John Marshall Garvin b 1835, Nancy b1838, David, b1840, Joseph Sharp Garvin b1842, and Jane. The first 3 were born in Jefferson Co. OH, the next 5 were born in Astoria IL.