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William Turner Harper, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1763
Sussex County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1851
Pike County
Georgia, USA

Served in Capt. Uriah Goodwin's Co., of the 3rd. South Carolina Regiment, commanded by Col. William Thompson from March 1777 to July 1779.

Albemarle Parish Register, Sussex Co., VA

Son of Edward and Ann (Turner) Harper

Husband of Sarah Jane "Jincy" (Bonner) Harper ~ married 1782, Sussex Co., VA

Their children were ...

1.) Ann Turner Harper (m. Robert Simmons)
2.) John Harper (m. 1st., Leah Maddox and 2nd., Elizabeth Jordan)
3.) Wilkins Harper (m. Mary Rivers)
4.) Edward Harper(m. Mary "Polly" McDonald)
5.) William Turner Harper, Jr. (m. 1st., Sarah "Sally" Perdue and 2nd., Sarah Elizabeth Gholson)
6.) Wyatt Harper, #8470723(m. Mrs. Sophia "Sophie" Coats Bates, #8470851)
7.) Mary B. Harper, #38336926 (m. William Brinson Horton), #38336899)
8.) James W. Harper (m. Rebeca Morgan)
9.) Benjamin Franklin Harper (m. Mary "Polly" Brooks)
10.) Sarah Jane "Sallie" Harper (m. Stephen Horton, m. 2nd., Elizabeth A. "maiden name unk., #8470773)
11.) Martha "Patsy" Harper (m. William Bustin)

It isn't known if he is buried in a marked/unmarked grave.


William Harper was born in Sussex Co., VA on April 22, 1763 and Christened June 5, 1763, Albemarle Parish, Sussex Co., VA. Gdpts.: Robert Winfield, Peter Greene and Anne Winfield.

Family links: 
  Edward Harper (1732 - 1765)
  Anne Turner Saunders (1730 - ____)
  Jane Bonner Harper (1762 - ____)*
  Sarah Jane Harper Horton*
  Martha Harper Bustin*
  Wilkins Harper*
  John Harper (1783 - 1868)*
  Ann Turner Harper Simmons (1783 - 1846)*
  Benjamin Franklin Harper (1785 - ____)*
  Edward Alexander Harper (1787 - 1860)*
  William Turner Harper (1792 - 1861)*
  Mary B Harper Horton (1794 - ____)*
  Wyatt Harper (1799 - 1864)*
  Wilkins Harper (1761 - 1828)*
  William Turner Harper (1763 - 1851)
*Calculated relationship
Note: William Turner Harper may have married 2nd.. to Elizabeth Rosseau/Resseau ~ 1816, Putnam Co., GA
Yarbrough Cemetery
Pike County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Georgia Girl
Record added: Oct 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60714586
William Turner Harper, Sr
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My 4th Great Grandfather.
- Melissa Horton,
 Added: Dec. 21, 2013
William Harper Sr. married to Jane Bonner was not married a second time as far as can be ascertained, and certainly not 1816. Jane probably died about 1840, and is probably buried in the Choice Cemetery in Hancock Co. William Turner Harper (some say Jr....(Read more)
- Shirley Gail Holley-Sova
 Added: Mar. 9, 2013
My 5th Greatgrandfather.
- Shirley Gail Holley-Sova
 Added: Jul. 17, 2011
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