I am a descendent of John Hankinson who built Monmouth Plantation. He died in 1826 and John A.Quitman bought the property from his estate. Governor Quitman's wife was Eliza Turner,born in Mississippi, and yes, they had children! Hope this helps you!
"Monmouth Plantation, Built in about 1818 by John HANKINSON. After his death, the house was owned and occupied by Gen. John QUITMAN, who married Eliza TURNER ... www.natchezbelle.org/adams-ind/plant.htm - 21k - Cached - "