I have been working on the Tolar family for along time.I descend from John Tolar of Cumberland County, NC who died about 1828.He had a son named Needham, and even though I can't tie this Needham to John, other than speculating he is a brother, I still did a little work on him.Here is what I have:
Descendants of Needham Tolar
NEEDHAM1 TOLAR died Abt. 1841 in Holmes Co., MS.He married PATSY KILLEBREW March 01, 1808 in Montgomery Co., TN.
Children of NEEDHAM TOLAR and PATSY KILLEBREW are:
PURITY R.TOLAR, b. December 23, 1808; d. July 05, 1843.
ABSALOM W. TOLAR
JOSHUA K. TOLAR, b. August 31, 1815; d. November 19, 1902(is buried in Humphreys County, along with his second wife and 2 children, Lewis b. 1858 and Joshua, Jr. b. 1868.)
NAOMI P. TOLAR, b. May 25, 1819; d. August 02, 1855.
According to Needham's will he mentions a JULIANA M. TOLAR.I don't know if this a daughter or Joshua's first wife as his first wife is also named Juliana and she is buried in Yazoo County, not far across the county line from Holmes County, where the community of Tolar is.
Generation No. 2
PURITY R.TOLARwas born December 23, 1808, and died July 05, 1843.She married WILLIAM GRANT 1833 in Attala Co., MS.
Children of PURITY TOLAR and WILLIAM GRANT are:
TWINS GRANT, b. August 23, 1834.
MARY ANN MARTH GRANT, b. June 26, 1835.
NARCISSA CATHERINE GRANT, b. February 14, 1837.
WILLIAM RUFUS GRANT, b. April 08, 1842; d. May 03, 1862.
JAMES MONROE GRANT, b. February 26, 1840.
NAOMI P.2 TOLAR (NEEDHAM1) was born May 25, 1819, and died August 02, 1855.She married JOHN G. HARTHCOCK January 19, 1836 in Attala Co., MS.
Children of NAOMI TOLAR and JOHN HARTHCOCK are:
THOMAS G. HARTHCOCK, b. December 10, 1836.
MARTHA A.C. HARTHCOCK, b. December 08, 1838.
JOHN LEWIS HARTHCOCK, b. July 30, 1842.
SARAH J. HARTHCOCK, b. October 07, 1844.
WILLIAM E. HARTHCOCK, b. December 25, 1847.
DIANA PENNINGTON HARTHCOCK, b. March 18, 1851.
JOEL EDWARD HARTHCOCK, b. September 10, 1854.