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John Riggs + Rebecca Colvard in 1829 in Hardeman Co TN
Posted by: jc (ID *****5058) Date: May 03, 2006 at 14:44:07
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Does anyone have the names of John's parents?

http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/message/an/surnames.riggs/432.540.549.550.604

John M. or H. Riggs married Rebecca Colvard on May 7, 1829 in *Hardeman Co., Tennessee*.
Son Hugh Jasper Riggs born about 1836 in Franklin Co., ARK married Sarah West by Maris E. Wooden hay@uia.net

http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=AHN&db=sendra&id=I05762
ID: I05762
Name: Rebecca COLVARD
Sex: F
Birth: 1801 in Surry Co NC
Death: UNKNOWN in AR

Father: William Plesant COLVARD b: 1769 in NC
Mother: Rachel Berry (Cherokee INDIAN) b: ABT. 1765 in Cherokee Indian Nation

Marriage 1 John M. RIGGS
Married: 7 MAY 1829 in Hardeman Co TN

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

1. Rebecca COLVARD was born 1801 in Surry Co NC, and died UNKNOWN in AR. She was the daughter of 2. William Plesant COLVARD and 3. Rachel Berry (Cherokee INDIAN). She married John M. RIGGS 7 MAY 1829 in Hardeman Co TN. He died UNKNOWN.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2. William Plesant COLVARD was born 1769 in NC, and died ABT. 1835 in Hardeman Co TN. He was the son of 4. John Butterworth COLVARD and 5. Judith MERRYMAN.

3. Rachel Berry (Cherokee INDIAN) was born ABT. 1765 in Cherokee Indian Nation, and died ABT. 1845 in Osage TWP, Conway Co AR.

Children of Rachel Berry (Cherokee INDIAN) and William Plesant COLVARD are:
i. Sarah (Colbert) COLVARD was born 1805 in Surry Co NC, and died 16 APR 1897 in Madison Co. AR. She married John DUNAWAY 17 JUL 1828 in Hardin Co. TN, son of William DUNAWAY and Eleanor BURTON. He was born 25 MAY 1798 in Richarmond Co. VA, and died 12 AUG 1885 in Madison Co. AR.
ii. Thomas COLVARD was born ABT. 1795 in Surry Co NC, and died BEF. 1880 in AR. He married Rebecca THORNTON. She died UNKNOWN.
iii. Pleasant COLVARD was born 1800 in Surry Co NC, and died UNKNOWN. He married Jane BAILEY 26 JUN 1826 in Hardeman Co TN. She died UNKNOWN.
iv. James COLVARD was born 1803 in Franklin Co NC, and died BEF. 1900 in TN. He married Caroline MOORE 22 JAN 1833 in Shelby Co TN. She died UNKNOWN.
v. Jane COLVARD was born 1807 in NC, and died BEF. 1917 in AR. She married James CODY 20 APR 1826 in Hardeman Co TN. He died UNKNOWN.
1. vi. Rebecca COLVARD was born 1801 in Surry Co NC, and died UNKNOWN in AR. She married John M. RIGGS 7 MAY 1829 in Hardeman Co TN. He died UNKNOWN.
vii. Elizabeth COLVARD was born 1808 in Surry Co NC, and died UNKNOWN in TN. She married Alexander ROSS. He died UNKNOWN.
viii. Wade Hampton COLVARD was born 1812 in Surry Co NC, and died 7 DEC 1864 in Charlston, Franklin Co AR. He married Latha ( Letha ) Ann GAGE. She died UNKNOWN.
ix. William COLVARD died UNKNOWN.
x. John COLVARD died UNKNOWN.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4. John Butterworth COLVARD was born 1741 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died BEF. 1832. He was the son of 8. William COLVARD and 9. Temperance Easeley BUTTERWORTH.

5. Judith MERRYMAN was born 1736 in Henrico Co VA, and died BEF. 1836. She was the daughter of 10. John MERRYMAN and 11. Elizabeth PLEASANTS.

Children of Judith MERRYMAN and John Butterworth COLVARD are:
2. i. William Plesant COLVARD was born 1769 in NC, and died ABT. 1835 in Hardeman Co TN. He married Rachel Berry (Cherokee INDIAN) 1794 in NC. She was born ABT. 1765 in Cherokee Indian Nation, and died ABT. 1845 in Osage TWP, Conway Co AR.
ii. James COLVARD was born 1764 in Surry Co NC, and died BEF. 1800. He married Jemina DOWLING. She died UNKNOWN.
iii. Joseph COLVARD was born 1766 in Surry Co NC, and died BEF. 1820 in Surry Co NC.
iv. John Butterworth COLVARD was born 1767 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died UNKNOWN in Cherokee Co NC.
v. Benjamin COLVARD was born 1773 in Surry Co NC, and died BEF. 1800.
vi. Thomas COLVARD was born ABT. 1795 in Surry Co NC, and died BEF. 1880 in AR. He married Rebecca THORNTON. She died UNKNOWN.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

8. William COLVARD was born 1704 in Henrico Co VA, and died 1745 in Chesterfield Co VA.

9. Temperance Easeley BUTTERWORTH was born ABT. 1710 in Albernarle Co VA, and died BEF. 1803 in Chesterfield Co VA.

Children of Temperance Easeley BUTTERWORTH and William COLVARD are:
4. i. John Butterworth COLVARD was born 1741 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died BEF. 1832. He married Judith MERRYMAN 25 DEC 1762 in Cumberland Co VA, daughter of John MERRYMAN and Elizabeth PLEASANTS. She was born 1736 in Henrico Co VA, and died BEF. 1836.
ii. Benjamin COLVARD was born 1735 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died 1795 in Albernarle Co VA.
iii. William COLVARD was born 1737 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died AFT. NOV 1795 in Wilks Co VA.
iv. Thomas COLVARD was born 1739 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died BEF. 1829 in Franklin Co NC. He married SARAH ABT. 1760 in Chesterfield Co VA. She was born 1730 in NC, and died UNKNOWN.

10. John MERRYMAN was born 1700 in Henrico Co VA or Goochland VA, and died ABT. 1750 in Goochland Co VA.

11. Elizabeth PLEASANTS was born 1705 in Henrico Co VA, and died ABT. 1760 in Goochland Co VA. She was the daughter of 22. Joseph PLEASANTS and 23. Marha COOKE.

Children of Elizabeth PLEASANTS and John MERRYMAN are:
5. i. Judith MERRYMAN was born 1736 in Henrico Co VA, and died BEF. 1836. She married John Butterworth COLVARD 25 DEC 1762 in Cumberland Co VA, son of William COLVARD and Temperance Easeley BUTTERWORTH. He was born 1741 in Chesterfield Co VA, and died BEF. 1832.
ii. Thomas MERRYMAN was born 1728 in Henrico Co VA, and died 1760 in Cumberland,VA.
iii. Elizabeth MERRYMAN was born 1731 in Henrico Co VA, and died 25 JAN 1780 in Cumberland, VA.
iv. Agnes MERRYMAN was born 1732 in Henrico Co VA, and died 27 JAN 1812 in Cumberland, Co VA.
v. John MERRYMAN was born 1738, and died 7 AUG 1769.
vi. Jesse MERRYMAN was born 1740 in Henrico Co VA, and died UNKNOWN.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 5

22. Joseph PLEASANTS was born 1681 in Henrico Co VA, and died 9 SEP 1725 in Henrico Co VA. He was the son of 44. John PLEASANTS and 45. Jane LARCOME.

23. Marha COOKE died UNKNOWN. She was the daughter of 46. Richard COOKE and 47. Elizabeth Ambler GREEN.

Child of Marha COOKE and Joseph PLEASANTS is:
11. i. Elizabeth PLEASANTS was born 1705 in Henrico Co VA, and died ABT. 1760 in Goochland Co VA. She married John MERRYMAN 1727 in Henrico Co VA. He was born 1700 in Henrico Co VA or Goochland VA, and died ABT. 1750 in Goochland Co VA.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 6

44. John PLEASANTS died UNKNOWN. He was the son of 88. William PLEASANTS and 89. Katherine PATRAS.

45. Jane LARCOME died UNKNOWN.

Child of Jane LARCOME and John PLEASANTS is:
22. i. Joseph PLEASANTS was born 1681 in Henrico Co VA, and died 9 SEP 1725 in Henrico Co VA. He married Marha COOKE 15 MAY 1699 in Henrico Co VA, daughter of Richard COOKE and Elizabeth Ambler GREEN. She died UNKNOWN.

46. Richard COOKE was born 10 DEC 1639 in Bremo, Curles, Henrico Co. VA, and died 20 NOV 1706 in Bremo, Curles, Henrico Co. VA. He was the son of 92. Richard COCKE and 93. Temprance BAILEY.

47. Elizabeth Ambler GREEN died UNKNOWN.

Child of Elizabeth Ambler GREEN and Richard COOKE is:
23. i. Marha COOKE died UNKNOWN. She married Joseph PLEASANTS 15 MAY 1699 in Henrico Co VA, son of John PLEASANTS and Jane LARCOME. He was born 1681 in Henrico Co VA, and died 9 SEP 1725 in Henrico Co VA


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