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Descendants of James Elam

Sixth Generation


45. Gilbert Elam IV (Gilbert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 1 1699. He died about 1756 in Chesterfield, Va.

Gilbert married Elizabeth Scott Ferguson 1, daughter of Moses Ferguson and Martha.

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They had the following children:

+ 96 M i Capt. Josiah or Joseph Elam was born 1735 and died 1821.
  97 M ii Keziah Elam 1 was born 2 about 1741 in Ky.
  98 M iii John Elam was born 1 about 1743 in Ky.
  99 M iv Isaac Elam was born 1 about 1747 in Ohio.
  100 F v Cynthia Elam 1 was born about 1749 in Ohio.
  101 F vi Carman Elam was born about 1753 in Ohio.
  102 M vii John Elam was born about 1743 in Ky.

49. James Elam (Gilbert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 20 Sep 1727 in Henrico County, Va. He died 6 Feb 1796 in Chesterfield County, Va.

[Notes]

James married (1) Sarah Elam about 1754 in , Chesterfield, Va. Sarah was born about 1731.

They had the following children:

+ 103 M i Richard Elam was born 24 Aug 1761 and died 1843.
+ 104 F ii Phebe Elam was born 27 Apr 1758.
  105 F iii Sally Elam was born 1 18 Nov 1759 in Chesterfield Co., Va.
        Sally married 1 William Gordon on 29 Aug 1781 in Chesterfield, Va. William was born about 1757 in , Chesterfield, Va.
  106 M iv Henry (Twin) Elam was born 22 Oct 1763 in Chesterfield Co., Va.
  107 F v Patience Elam was born 22 Oct 1763 in Chesterfield Co., Va.
        Patience married Joseph Smith on 4 Aug 1780.
+ 108 M vi William Elam was born 17 Dec 1756 and died about 6 Feb 1796.
  109 M vii James Elam was born 17 Jun 1755 in Chesterfield Co., Va.

James also married (2) Lucy Elam, daughter of Lodowick Elam and Jane Mary, on 1745 in , Chesterfield Co., Va. Lucy was born about 1751 in Chesterfield County, Va.

They had the following children:

+ 110 F viii Mary Ann Elam was born 21 Sep 1765.
  111 F ix Elizabeth (Bettsa) Elam was born 1 15 Sep 1785 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        Elizabeth married 1 James Claiborne on 5 Aug 1799 in Chesterfield County, Va.

53. Gilbert Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) died about 1784 in Will Dated 1771, Va, Chesterfield.

[Notes]

Gilbert married Susanna Hill, daughter of James Hill.

They had the following children:

+ 112 F i Martha Elam
  113 M ii Robert Elam.
        Robert married 1 (1) Polly Martin on 10 Sep 1800 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        Robert also married 1 (2) Elizabeth H. Bass, daughter of Judith Bass, on 20 Nov 1803 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        Robert also married 1 (3) Phebe Chatham on 22 Aug 1810 in Chesterfield County, Va.
+ 114 M iii James Elam
  115 M iv Lodwick Elam.
        Lodwick married 1 Judith Blackwell Powell 2 on 2 May 1791 in Amelia County, Va.
  116 M v Gilbert Elam.
        Gilbert married 1 Sally Sims on 16 Mar 1785 in Chesterfield County, Va.
+ 117 M vi Godfree (or Godfrey) Elam was born 1763 and died 19 Jan 1835.
  118 M vii Burwell\Burrell Elam
  119 F viii Jene\Jane Elam
  120 M ix Benjamin Elam 1 was born about 1769 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        Benjamin married 1 Elizabeth Stamford on 15 Oct 1793 in Chesterfield County, Va.
+ 121 M x Walter or Waltus Elam was born about 1769 and died 9 Jul 1855.
  122 F xi Susannah Elam.
        Susannah married 1 (1) William Ellyson on 14 Sep 1799 in Chesterfield, Va.
        Susannah also married (2) Keill
+ 123 M xii William "Billie" Cannon Elam was born about 1765 and died about 1860.
+ 124 M xiii Jeremiah Elam was born about 1780.
  125 M xiv Robert Elam.
        Robert married (1) Polly Martin on 10 Sep 1800 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        Robert also married (2) Elizabeth H. Bass, daughter of Judith Bass, on 20 Nov 1803 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        Robert also married (3) Phebe Chatham on 22 Aug 1810 in Chesterfield County, Va.
  126 M xv Gilbert Elam.
        Gilbert married Sally Sims on 16 Mar 1785 in Chesterfield County, Va.
  127 F xvi Franseina or Francisma Elam
        Franseina married Henry Easter
+ 128 F xvii Ann Elam was born 1742 and died 1818.

54. Richard Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) died 1, 2, 3 1769/1771 in Chesterfield County, Va.

[Notes]

Richard married Sarah Archer?.

They had the following children:

+ 129 M i Martin Elam was born about 1755 and died 25 May 1826.
+ 130 M ii John Elam was born 1776.
  131 M iii George Elam
  132 M iv William Elam
  133 F v Mary Elam.
        Mary married 1 Josiah Daly 2 about 1770 in Meckleburg County, Virginia.
  134 M vi Elizabeth Elam
  135 F vii Sarah Elam
  136 F viii Patience Elam

55. Lodowick Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 1728 in Chesterfield County, Va. He died 1778 in Cumberland County, Va.

Lodowick married 1 Jane Mary on 21 May 1751 in Chesterfield County, Va.

They had the following children:

  137 F i Mary Elam was born 1 1752.
  138 F ii Elizabeth Elam 1 was born 2 1754/1759.
+ 139 M iii Joel Elam was born 1758 and died 1823.
  140 M iv Joshua Elam.
        Joshua married 1 Mary E.J. Mathews on 16 Nov 1813.
  141 M v Stephen Elam 1 was born 2, 3 about 1747 in Va. He died 4 1815 in Williamson County, Tn.
        Stephen married 1 Diana Sims 2 on 25 May 1784 in Chesterfield County, Va.
  142 F vi Obedience Elam 1 was born 2 about 1749 in Chesterfield County, Va.
+ 143 F vii Lucy Elam was born about 1751.
  144 M viii John Elam 1 was born 2 about 1760 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        John married Elizabeth McCoy on 10 Oct 1796 in Chesterfield County, Va. Elizabeth was born 1775.
  145 F ix Martha Elam was born 1756.
  146 M x Robert Elam was born about 1745 in Chesterfield County, Va.

56. Mary Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 1 before 1740.

Mary married Elam 1.

They had the following children:

  147 M i William Elam was born 1 before 1753.

57. Elizabeth Elam 1, 2 (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 3 about 1710 in Chesterfield County, Va. She died 4, 5 before 1735.

Elizabeth married (1) Thomas Stratton, son of Edward Stratton III and Anne Batte, about 1735. Thomas was born about 1710 in Bermuda Hundred, Va. He died 1 about Jan 1773/1774 in Chesterfield County, Va.

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They had the following children:

  148 M i Thomas Stratton was born 1 about 1731. He died 2 before Jul 1781 in Chesterfield Co, Va.[Notes]
  149 F ii Nancy Stratton was born 1 about 1732.
+ 150 M iii John Stratton was born about 1734 and died 6 Apr 1805.
  151 M iv Lt. Henry Stratton was born 1 about 1735 in Dale Parish, Chesterfield County, VA. He died 2 1799 in Liberty, Bedford County, VA.
        Henry married Sarah Hampton

Elizabeth also married (2) John Bowman. John was born 1705 in Chesterfield County, Va.

[Notes]

John and Elizabeth had the following children:

+ 152 F v Elizabeth Bowman was born 1689.

58. Obedience Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 1 1724.

Obedience married 1 Christopher Walthall 2 on 1746 in Amelia County, Va. Christopher was born 28 Jan 1721/1724 in Henrico County, Va. He died about 2 Jan 1778 in Amelia County, Va.

They had the following children:

  153 F i Anne Walthall 1 was born about 1748.
+ 154 M ii Richard Walthall was born about 1745.
  155 M iii Christopher Walthall 1 was born about 1746.
  156 F iv Obedience Walthall 1 was born about 1754.
  157 F v Sarah Walthall 1 was born about 1760.

60. Anne Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ).

Anne married 1 (1) William Walthall on 6 Apr 1752 in Amelia County, Va.

They had the following children:

  158 F i Mary Walthall
  159 F ii Elizabeth Walthall
  160 F iii Frances Walthall
  161 F iv Martha Walthall
  162 F v Lucy Walthall
  163 M vi Richard Walthall 1 was born about 1753.
  164 M vii Robert Walthall 1 was born about 1755.
  165 M viii Branch Walthall 1 was born about 1768.
  166 M ix Benjamin Walthall 1 was born about 1775.
  167 M x William Walthall Jr. 1 was born about 1757 in Chesterfield County, Va. He died about 1831 in Chesterfield County, Va.
        William married Judith Elam 1 on 18 Oct 1787. Judith was born in Powhatan County, Va.

Anne also married (2) Henry Pennell

61. Robert Elam II (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born about 1720 in Henrico County, Va. He died 1 1783 in Will Dated 1776, Va, Chesterfield.

[Notes]

Robert married Mary Branch 1.

They had the following children:

+ 168 M i Robert Elam III was born 1753 and died 1786.
  169 M ii John Elam
+ 170 M iii Peter Elam was born before 1753 and died 1816.
+ 171 M iv Branch Elam was born 1753 and died after 26 Aug 1817.
  172 v John Elam

63. William Elam (Robert , Gilbert , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 1710 in Chesterfield County, Va. He died 1784.

[Notes]

William married Mary? Baugh 1.

They had the following children:

+ 173 M i William Elam
+ 174 F ii Obedience Elam was born before 1752 and died 1804.
  175 F iii Elizabeth Elam
        Elizabeth married Henry Cheatham
  176 F iv Mary Elam
        Mary married Benjamin Lockett
  177 F v Frances Elam
        Frances married Baker
+ 178 F vi Dinah Elam was born 1752.
  179 M vii Berkeley or Barkley Elam was born 1753.
        Berkeley married 1 (1) Mary Israel Wilson on 15 Sep 1778 in Amelia County, Va.
        Berkeley also married 1 (2) Betsyan Wooldridge 2 on 1801 in Chesterfield County, Va.
+ 180 M viii Daniel Elam was born 1765.
+ 181 M ix William Elam was born about 1737 and died 1785.
+ 182 M x Richard Elam was born 1759.
+ 183 M xi James Elam
+ 184 M xii William Elam
  185 F xiii Elizabeth Elam
        Elizabeth married Henry Cheatham
+ 186 F xiv Nancy Elam.
  187 F xv Frances Elam
        Frances married Baker

66. William Grizzel 1 (Elizabeth Elam , Thomas , Gilbert , Thomas , James ) was born 2 about 1740 in Nash County, NC. He died 3 1806 in Nash County, NC.

William married 1 Isabel Massey before 1769. Isabel died 2 1806.

They had the following children:

+ 188 F i Mary Ann Massey Grizzel.

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