Re: Adelia Antoinnette Carstarphen, b 1832
To: John Campbell, here is what I have on the Carstarphens, I hope it is a help to you.
Robert Carstarphen:born in Scotland, marriage and birth date unknown.
Robert Sr. and his three sons Robert Jr. James, and John came to America April 16, 1746.
#1. John Carstarphen;
#2. Robert Carstarphen Jr. Married Drusilla Evens, born February 10, 1824 their children; Robert Carstarphen 3dr., Joel, John, Marshal, Elizabeth and Oney who was never married.
Robert 3rd. born September 15, 1778; married Polly Bennet.
#3. James Carstarphen; Moved to North Carolina. His first wife, Filbert Lawson and their children were 1. Pewrmelia she married Mr. Sharpe. 2. Adelia Antoinnette Carstarphen born 1832 in Alabama, died August 1, 1914 in Tyler, Texas, she married Mr. Dulaney.
#3. James Carstarphen’s second wife, unknown. His children by second wife were, sons Owen, Datus, Thomas C., Joseph J. , and James Henry, who was born 1783 in North Carolina, Died 1869 in Camden, Alabama.
#4. James Henry Carstarphen married Roda Ann Priceborn 1818 in South Carolina, died October 4, 1877 in Camden, Alabama. Their children were, # one was Sidney Turner Carstarphen born June 28, 1843 in Macon County, Alabama, died 1918 and buried near Downsville, Louisiana. # Two was William Henry, # three Frances,# four Virgil he died during the civil war. # Five Judge also died during the civil war, # six Sephronia, and # seven Helen.
#4. Sidney Turner Carstarphen married Margaret Elizabeth Staples, born December 28, 1850 in Union Parish, Louisiana, died 1943 in Durant, Oklahoma. They had eight children my Mother the eighth child was Carrie May (Carstarphen) born July 17, 1892 in Ruston, Louisiana. She married my Father William Edward (Ned) Galloway September 17, 1892 in Ruston, Louisiana. They raised seven children.
#1. Robert Carstarphen Sr.: My Great-Great-Great-grandfather.
#2. James Carstarphen: My Great-Great-grandfather.
#3. James Henry Carstarphen: My Great-grandfather.
#4. Sidney Turner Carstarphen: My Grandfather, my Mother’s Father.