This Elias and Elisha are brothers to Benjamin W. Rhoton. The Ezekial is son of Elias.Is your Malinda, thought to be daughter of Jonathan Rhoten & Anna Miller? born 1825??(see Rhoten Family Forum, Re: Absolom Inguiry posted by Bryan Belk. Also on rootsweb http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~schulthe/Genes/Roten/html/fam01133.htmhttp://homepages.rootsweb.com/~schulthe/Genes/Roten/html/fam01133.htm, I'm not sure if it is still on line or not??