I have a James Stalnaker born 1774 and died 1850 married Susan??> as recorded in the 1850 census in Edgefield County, South Carolina
Their son Samuel Stalnaker married Abigail Carpenter is my line. Her father Reuben Carpenter estate records show him leaving them part of their share of his estate also is listed is a Stephen Stalnaker Can you tell me how Stephen is related???