Absalom Tarver, sr.

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Absalom Tarver, Sr.

Birthplace: Northamptonshire, England
Death: Died in Coweta, Georgia
Immediate Family:

Son of Jacob Tarver and Mary Tarver
Husband of Ursula Susan Smith
Father of Absalom Tarver; Robert Tarver; Mary Polly Giles; Samuel Tarver; Mary Giles and 4 others
Brother of Jacob Tarver, Jr.; Benjamin Tarver; Elizabeth Tarver; Andrew Tarver and Sally Tarver

Managed by: Irene Nolen Clark
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About Absalom Tarver, sr.

A Patriot of the American Revolution for GEORGIA with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A112108

married in Northamptonshire England


: 1780 One Absolom Tarver appears on list of Dobbs Co. NC taxpayers for 1780, along with TARVERS: Jacob and Samuel. For the same year, in Northampton, NC: John, Mary, Millicent, Saml.

: Absolom does not appear on the 1790 NC census

: 1780 LDS Locality Index, Microfiche

     Jacob Tarver Dobbs Co., NC
     Absolom Tarver Dobbs Co., NC

: 1790 LDS Locality Index, Microfiche

     1- Jacob Tarver Duchess Co., NY
     2- Jacob Tarver Duchess Co., NY
     3- Jacob Tarver, Sr. Robeson Co., NC

: 1820 Census index shows Andries, Benjamin, Hartwell H. Jacob, John, Richard, and William M. TARVER h/h in Wilkes Co., GA and Absalem in Hancock Co. In Richmond Co. were Etheldred, J.M., and S., while Putnam Co. had Benjamin. Jones had Elisha; Washington had Frederick and Robert. There were two Marys one in Jefferson and one in Warrens Co. there was a Samuel B. Tarver in Burke Co., GA. "

Absolom Tarver / Benjamin S Tarver. Died "at the residence of his son, Benj. S Tarver, Esq., in Coweta Co. (Ga), Aug 27th in his 74th year, Mr. Absolom Tarver. A large connexion." SOUTHERN RECORDER, Milledgeville, Ga. 22 Sep 1831 (born 1757)

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Absalom Tarver, sr.'s Timeline

Northamptonshire, England
Age 19
Age 20
Age 28
Age 33
September 16, 1792
Age 35
Hancock, Georgia
Age 35
August 27, 1831
Age 74
Coweta, Georgia