According to WAR OF 1812 VETERANS IN TEXAS by Mary Smith Fay, Joseph Acker had the following children: Alfred b 1799, Lucinda b. 1802, James b. 1803, Amos b. 1806, Jane b. 1808, Artemesa b. 1810, Alexander b. 1812, William b. 1814, Desdemona b. 1817, Christopher Columbus b. 1821, Peter b. 1823, Margaretta b. 1826, and Mary b. 1828.Alfred died in AL in 1844.Joseph, Christopher Columbus, Peter, Alexander, Artemesa Acker Sharp, and Alfred's son, Amos, came to Cherokee Co., TX around 1850.Was Joseph Benjamin a son of Columbus?