I am searching for information on descendants of William Alexander Rector born 15 Dec 1809 in Anderson Co., TN and died 3 Nov 1878 in San Luis Obispo, Co., CA. He married Mary Ann Porter born 8 Oct 19-809 in Morgan Co., TN and died 21 Apr 1885 in CA.
They had at least nine children: Bartly Franklin born Mar 1831. He married 17 Mar 1858 to James Ann Crow born 14 Feb 1842 in KY and died 20 May 1916 in San Francisco, CA. George William born 1833 and married Mary___ born 1842 in KY. Sarah Ann born 1834 and married Granville White Grigsby Elizabeth F. born 1836 in KY married Calvin Grigsby (brother to Granville) Dice Ann born 1838 John Potter born 24 Jan 1840 in MO and died 19 Aug 1905 in Santa Barbara Co., CA. He married #1 Sarah F. Johnson #2 Hester Elizabeth Willets. Lucinda Jane born 1841 and married Jefferson Gilbert James. Thomas J. born 1845. Probably died before 1880. Margaret Melissa born 1852 in Napa Co., CA and died in 1915 in Ballard, Santa Barbara, CA. She married John Paton Smith.