I am searching for ancestors of Valentine Taliaferro/Tolliver. It seems that family members used either/both surnames.
Valentine was born about 1804 in Georgia.His father may have been Louis Taliaferro/Tolliver???His mother is unknown.He had 3 brothers and 3 sisters.Their names were Emanuel, Stephen, Frank, Mary, Phoebe, and Pennie.The family lived in Georgia, Mississippi; Lawrence County, Alabama; and Shreveport, Louisiana.Some of the siblings also lived in Texas.
Valentine was married to Charity Rachel Foster.They had at least 1 son named Isaac Taliaferro/Tolliver, b. 1853.Isaac married Dicey Smith of Plain Dealing, Louisiana.They had 12 children.
Later, Valentine was married to Ellen Johnson, daughter of Peter Johnson and Sophie Gilmer.They also had children.One son, Wes, married Henrietta and they had 10 children.
I would greatly appreciate any and all information on any of the above mentioned people and their ancestors.I do have info on many of the descendants of Isaac Tolliver.