Re: Jordans of Elbert
I have a copy of a marriage deed of my
Nathan Jordan to his dau Winney Patterson,
witnessed by Isham Jordan, Aug l83l, Barnwell
Co., S. C.Nathan's land was next to Henry
Thurston.Nathan was born ca l750-65 and
lived in Barnwell County as early as l780.
Nathan with son Samuel migrated to Washington
Co., Ga.Samuel later migrated to Jefferson
Co., Fl and Nathan returned to Barnwell Co.,S. C.Nathan Jordan, sr. married 2nd
Jennie Sexton, dau of Edmund Sexton and Martha Copeland of Barnwell Co., S. C.
Four of Nathan's children ended up in Baker
Co., Ga John b. ca l784, S. C., Nathan Jordan,Jr., b. ca l797, Samuel, b. ca l798,
and William, b. ca l803.
Other Jordan families living in Baker Co., Ga
were Absolom and George Jordan, perhaps a
descendent of the George of Barnwell.