Re: John W. and daughter Zilpha
Rev. John W. Tarver was my grt. grt. grandfather.He mar. Elizabeth Jane ____?____.They were both born in 1800.John was a circuit rider who preached in Greenville, SC and Greer, SC.Do not have any more info on the 2 of them, but have all of the children with birth dates.
1-Clarinda born 1820, d. 1884, mar. Thornton F. Jones, b. 1824, d. 1862
2-Molly Louiza, b. 1824, d. 1889, mar.James Manning Greer,b.1827, mar. 1846, d. 1899
3-Mathilda, b. 1828, d. 1851, mar. Caleb Hughes, b. 1833
4-Zilpha A. b. 1830, d. 1904, mar. Benjamin Lee Burnett, b. 1826, mar. 1849, d. 1893
5-Frances (Fanny) b. 1831, d. 1898, never mar.
6-William Wesley, b. 1836, d. 1859
7-Theresa Acker (middle name), (my grt. grandmother) b. 1826, d. 1882, mar. Oliver Alexander Hughes, b. 1825, d. 1908
8-Elizabeth (Betsy), b. 1827, d. aft. 1870, mar. Joshua Hughes, b. abt. 1815, d. 1862, mar. 1840.
Hope this helps.If you discover any info on John and Elizabeth, please email me.
Betty Collier King