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Elisha Battle
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1723
Nansemond
Suffolk City
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1799
Tarboro
Edgecombe County
North Carolina, USA

Member, Clerk, moderator of Kehukee Primitive Baptist Assn. Member for 20 years of Provincial General Assembly, member of State Senate and Constitutional Convention. Edgecombe County representative Commission of Safety during the Revolution. Assumed to be the son of William (1682-1749) and Sara Hunter(1684-1769) Battle.

Married Elizabeth Sumner 1742. Father of eight children: Sarah, John, Elizabeth, Elisha II, William, Jacob, Jethro, and Dempsey(1758) Battle.

*Stone erected 1935 by George Gordon Battle, New York, the only stone found in this old graveyard.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ruth Sumner Battle (1727 - 1794)*
 
 Children:
  Elisha Battle (1749 - 1832)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: http://ncpedia.org/biography/battle-elisha
 
Burial:
Coolspring Plantation
Edgecombe County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.979, -77.7097
 
Created by: Wes Phinney
Record added: Mar 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18136873
Elisha Battle
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Elisha Battle
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Enjoyed visiting this cemetery and learning how his life. Other graves are unmarked.
- Margaret
 Added: Sep. 23, 2017
My 6th great grandfather. May you RIP
- Judi Hubbard Hart
 Added: Jun. 8, 2017
Brother to my John Battle, DNA connection through Sara Battle my line. My William Battles line is the son of Thomas Cottrell. I have had the Y DNA test done as well as the autosomal. Ironically, these are both from my Battles line. Gedmatch A039784 I have...(Read more)
- Joe Battles
 Added: Jul. 9, 2016
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