My Family lineincludesRachaelTharp ( Thorp ) who mrdJacob " Jake " Stitt.And her sisterachsah " Axie"mrdJacobs brothr, Elijah " Eli" Stitt.These Tharp girls were the daughters of Daniel and Margaret Barkley Tharp, Bath Co., VA.
Daniel Tharp had a son namedJoshua Tharp, wife Elizabeth ( nee Smith ) Dunahoo.Joshua had a daughter namedHarriettV.Tharp, who marriedSamuel Stitt,1846in Athens, Ohio.Harriett, her family, along with here siblings James, Thomas and (Nicholas ) Lee , and younger sister, Elizabeth, Jr.Tharp,moved to Louisa Co.,Iowa.Harriett later settled in Moscow, Iowa, Muscatine County.Harriett remarried Mr. William S. Johnson at Muscatine, IADec.1858.
I do not know what happened to her first husband,Samuel Stitt.Did he died ?Maybe in the Civil War ?Did they divorce ?I have no information on Harriett ( nee Tharp ) Stitt -Johnson,afterApril1863.I know Harriett was alive at the time, but do not know where she was living.Would like to learn more about her and her family.
Do you have any information on thisHarriett ( neeTharp)-Stitt - Johnson??