Re: John Carstarphen
The only info I have is that John was Married twice, both wives unknow.but by the 1st wifehad children 1. William Carstarphen that died abt 1889 Garysburg, NC. and 2. John Carstarphen, B. abt 1830 and buriod in Mobile, Al. I have a note which I am confused .John had a Masonic Medal, Union Chapter, R.A.M. No. 7, Petersburg, VA. was in the possesion of Dr. William Turner Carstarphen, of Wake Forest, NC.John died during the Cicil War. ( I don't know if this note was for John the father or John the son.children of 2nd wife are, 1. Marie Carstarphen, B. abt 1832, died 11 Feb 1915, married a man named Shaw, of Petersburg, VA. they had achild Nannie, who married Wm. Dean of Petersburg, VA. 2. Powhatton (Tanline) Carstarphen, B. 1833, Southampton Co., VA. he married Mary Pool of Water Valley, MS. 22 Feb 1871, in Water Valley, MS. they had children as follows.Daisy, B. 1873, Married a Wm. Covell, 2. Bridie or Birdie B. 1875, 3. Collie P. B. 1877,married---- Said, of Memphis, TN.and 4. Leonidus, B. 1879, Memphis, Shelby, TN. Died 4 Mar 1904this is all I have on John of Southampton, VA. son of Robert hope it helps. JB.