Posted By:Debbie Carter
Subject:Re: OLIVE / HENDON Families of Wake County, NC.
Post Date:October 04, 2007 at 09:27:25
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Wayne, here is information on the children and some of the grandchildren of Anthony Olive and Kerenhappuch Hendon, if that is what you're looking for. This information is taken from the family Bible of James and Nancy (Olive) Hartsfield as it appears in Nell Hartsfield's book, "Hartsfields of America."

Mary Olive, Daughter of Anthony Olive, was born December 5th 1778.
Hendon Olive, Sone of Anthony Olive, was born November 29th 1780.
John Olive was born Oct 11th 1782
Jas. Olive was born March 13th 1786
Keziah Olive born Sept 23rd 1787
Elisabeth Olive born Oct 15th 1790
Sally Olive born March 5th 1793
Nancy Olive born Oct. 24th 1795
Marha P. Clift born February 7th 1801*

*note - Kerenhappuch Hendon Olive remarried after the death of Anthony Olive, and this is the daughter of that marriage

These are the children of Nancy Olive and her husband, James Hartsfield (son of Richard and Anna McElroy Hartsfield), from the same source:

James Hartsfield, son of Richard Hartsfield, was born October 16th 1790.
Nancy Hartsfield, wife of James Hartsfield, was born October 24th 1796. (note the discrepancy in year)
Wm. Hartsfield, son of James Hartsfield, was born October 15th 1813.
Richard & Anthony Hartsfield was [sic] born October 22d 1815.
John Hartsfield was born June 1st 1817.
Elisabeth O. Hartsfield, daughter of James & Nancy Hartsfield, was born February 4th, 1819.
Eliza M. Hartsfield was born February 5th 1821.
Martha H. Hartsfield was born March #0th 1823.
Mary E. Hartsfield was born July 8th 1825.
Nancy K. Hartsfield was born January 24th 1828.
James H. Hartsfield was born May 28, 1830.
Davis T. Hartsfield, Born August 30, 1832.
Wiley F. Hartsfield, Born January 14, 1837.
Sarah A. Hartsfield was born Septr. the 19th 1840 **

** note - Sarah Allen Hartsfield married John Wilson Hancock, son of Joel and Elisabeth Hancock; they moved to Cullman Co., AL, and are buried there at Sardis Cemetery.