Martin James Pitts, Sr. born 1787 SC d. abt May 1843 in Pike Co., Ga.
Oh, that could only be Martin James Pitts, Sr., s/o John Pitts and Hannah Belton.This Martin James, Sr. was the father of Martin James Pitts, Jr.(1828 - 17 Feb 1863)I believe you will find LWT info copy of his will in History of Upson Co. dated March 3/26/1842.
Martin James Pitts, Sr. m. 22 Dec 1812 to Elizabeth Ray (1794 Ga - 05 Jan 1882 Pike, Ga.)
All above is the lineage of ole Henry who died 14 Dec 1817.
Is your Jesse (c1812 SC - c1855 Eastman, Ga.)who m. Martha Bryant 05 Mar 1834 E. Pennsboro Cumberland Co., PA who had a son Erastus Jesse (July 1838 - d c 1872)) son of Daniel who m. Susannah ??I got this information from Gordon P. Brown, 120 Usher Rd USA Madison AL 35757.You might contact him to verify, but I believe he said it is his lineage.These are descendants of Joseph Pitts 1700 and wife Nancy Slaughter.There is a good bit being put on DNA site now of this lineage.