South Carolina, USA
Joseph Porter was about twenty and Nancy Tillet (1785-1840) was about sixteen when they married in 1801 in Mississippi.
The 1810 Mississippi Territorial Census revealed Joseph lived in Franklin County, Mississippi. There were seven household members. His father, Landlot and family were living two doors away.
The 1816 Mississippi Territorial Census revealed household members: three males (under 21), Joseph (over 21), three females (under 21) and Nancy (over 21) and five slaves.
The 1820 Mississippi Territorial Census revealed household members: four males and five females.
The 1830 Census revealed household members: Joseph (50-59), Nancy (40-49), one male (20-29), one male (10-14), one male (5-9), one female (20-29), three females (15-19) and one female (5-9).
Their know children:
Tillet Porter (b.1802 d.1849)
Letha Leticia Porter (b.1806 d.1835)
Jane Porter (b.1807 d.1840)
Shadrack Meshack Abadnago Porter (b. 1809 d.1838)
King David Porter (b.1810 d. bef 1850)
Joseph lived to about age 59.
Tillet Porter (1802 - 1849)*
Maintained by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
Originally Created by: Susan Pantelias
Record added: Jan 22, 2013
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