Posted By:Tony Flowers
Subject:Re: Seborn Silas McCathern
Post Date:October 17, 1998 at 21:59:19
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We know nothing about seborn's parents but Rachel was the daughter of Levi C. Chapman b 5/8/1798 in Georgia, and Frances Chandler b. 5/18/1812 South Carolina. In 1830 they were living in Wilcox Co., AL and in 1850 in Macon Co. Next door was 87 year old Nance Chandler b 1763 in NC. Grandmother?

Their children were:
Erasmus b 1827 m Suzanne Williams
Henry b 1829
Rachel b 1831 m Seborn S. McCathern
Lovina b 1833 m John Williams
John b 1836
Matilda b. 1839 m Thomas Chisum
Tom m Janie ?
Frank m Lima Ragsdale
Fannie m Harve Rose
Annie m Henry Chatman
Levi Jr. (Bud) b 1842 m Frances Chandler
Mary Ann m ? Baxter
Henry m Ona Cleveland
Gladys m Harvey Whitehead
Stella m Rube Garrett.

In the 1850 census there were some Chandler children from GA visiting the Levi Chapman family - Amanda, Martha, George, and Sarah, age 8. In 1868 Walker McCathern, Burke Co. Ga Married a Sarah Chandler.

-- From private publication "In Memory of John and Annie Haag" by Lois Flowers, Sweetwater, OK