Fallen Graver, Trish Holaway wrote:
Rachel West (my 5th Great Grandmother)
married Thomas S West in 1763
in Loudoun County, Virginia.
mother of seven:
Edward West (my 4th Great Grandfather)
and Ann West
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Rachel is a daughter of Ephraim and Sarah (Stout) Oliphant. My records indicate Rachel and Thomas were married in Fauquier County, Virginia in 1762 or 1763.
1740–1796 (m. 1762)
IN MEMORY OF AN AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIER WHO BROUGHT HIS FAMILY TO TENNESSEE FROM VIRGINIA IN 1778
THOMAS WEST DIED JAN 1796 * HIS WIFE * RACHEL DIED APR 1814 * THEIR SON, EDWARD WEST 29 OCT 1766 - 8 APR 1849 * HIS WIVES * LYDIA DIED 1792 * ELIZABETH 5 AUG 1774 - 23 AUG 1839
ERECTED BY HIS DESCENDANTS 1968