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Anna Land (Sumter)

Birthdate: (57)
Birthplace: Hanover, Virginia, United States
Death: circa 1790 (49-65)
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Sumpter, of Albemarle and Elizabeth Sumpter
Wife of Thomas Land
Mother of John Land and Mary Carlton
Sister of Patience Suddarth; Capt. William Sumpter; John Sumpter; Brig. General Thomas Sumter ("The Carolina Gamecock") and Edward Edmund Sumter
Half sister of Dorcas Sumpter and George Sumpter

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About Anna Land

If anyone has information regarding the ancestry of Thomas LAND [Sr.], or proof that John [Sr.] is the son of Thomas [Sr.], or any other new information about my direct LAND family line, please contact us.

(1)Thomas LAND [Sr.], b. about 1734 in VA, d. unknown in Wilkes Co., NC; m., about 1755 in Louisa Co., VA, to Anna SUMTER (, b. about 1737, daughter of William SUMPTER & Elizabeth ____); they resided in Louisa Co., VA, and then later in Wilkes Co., NC; their children:

       i. Jonathan, b. about 1755-58, d. after 1820;

[2] ii. John, b. about 1755-56, d. about 1810, m. 1st. Elizabeth BARLOW,

m. 2nd Rebecca Narcissus RENFROE;

     iii. Mary, b. about 1759, d. 1796;
      iv. Joseph, b. about 1760;
       v. Nancy, b. 1764, d. after 1790, m. Benjamin TILLEY;
      vi. Thomas [Jr.], b. about 1766, d. 1796;
     vii. Franka, about 1767, d. d. afyer 1845, m. 1st Benjamin TILLEY, 

m. 2nd Daniel ISBELL;

    viii. David, b. unknown.

That John [Sr.] (#2 below) is the son of Thomas [Sr.] (#1 above) is based on some secondary sources without documentation. We have not yet seen primary proof.

(2) John LAND [Sr.], b. about 1755-56 in VA (possibly in Louisa Co.), d. about 1810 in KY, probably in Jessamine Co.; m. 1st, about 1781 in VA or KY, to Elizabeth BARLOW (b. 1762, d. about 1796; daughter of Henry B. BARLOW) [Sr.] & Judith ____; they resided probably in Fayette Co., Jessamine Co., & Scott Co., KY; their children:

       i. Mildred, b. 27 Dec 1781, m. Joseph RENFRO; 
      ii. Thomas, b. 26 Mar 1783, d. 1852, m. Virginia "Jane" MILLER; 
     iii. Henry, b. 25 Dec 1784, d. 27 Dec 1827, m. Eleanor HOSAC; 
      iv. John [Jr.], b. 2 Dec 1786, 1849, m. Rebecca RENTFRO; 
       v. Judith, b. 22 Oct 1788, m. Peter RENFROE [Jr.]; 
      vi. William, b. 7 Dec 1790, d. 1815, Susannah WOODS; 

[#3] vii. James [Sr.], b. 14 Oct 1792, d. 24 Jul 1866, m. 1st Jane WILLIS,

m. 2d Permilia HELMS;

    viii. Nancy, b. 2 Oct 1794, m. William A. MASTIN; 
      ix. Elizabeth, b. 1 Jan 1796, 9 Apr 1880, m. Willis GULLEY. 

John LAND [Sr.] m. 2nd, 12 Apr 1802 in Madison Co., KY, to Rebecca Narcissus RENFROE (b. about 1770-73, daughter of Peter RENFROE & Eleanor HUNTER); their children:

       x. Fountain, b. 7 Feb 1803, m. 1st Barbara SANDS,

m. 2nd Emily RUYLE;

      xi. Cecelia, b. 15 Dec 1804.  

(3) James LAND [Sr.], b. 14 Oct 1792 in KY, possibly in Fayette Co., d. 24 Jul 1866 in Haddon Twsp., Sullivan Co., IN; m. 1st, 12 Mar 1817 in Jessamine Co., KY, to Jane WILLIS (b. about 1795, d. 5 Feb 1830; daughter of Sherwood "Sherrod" WILLIS) & Mary Ann ____; they resided in Jessamine Co., KY, and then Haddon Twsp., Sullivan Co., IN; their children:

       i. Mary Ann, b. 10 Dec 1817, m. Isaac R. LAMB; 

[#4] ii. Nancy, b. 8 Sep 1823, d. about 1895, m. Joel O. WALTERS;

     iii. Martha Ann, b. unknown, m. Mr. EDDS; 
      iv. Mildred, b. unknown, m. Mr. EDDS; 
       v. Mahala, b. unknown, m. Mr. WOLFE; 
      vi. John W., b. about 1830, m. Clary TRIMBLE. 

James LAND [Sr.] m. 2nd, 16 Sep 1830 in Sullivan Co., IN, to Permilia HELMS (b. 1809, d. 22 Apr 1883); they resided in Haddon Twsp., Sullivan Co., IN; their children:

     vii. Thomas J., b. about 1832, m. Mary BRAY; 
    viii. James R., b. about 1833; 
      ix. William H., b. about 1836; 
       x. Jacob N., b. about 1838; 
      xi. Anna, b. about 1840; 
     xii. Elizabeth J., b. about 1842, m. John McCLANAHAN; 
    xiii. Permelia H., b. about 1845, m. Thomas JENKINS; 
     xiv. California / Calfenia, b. about 1847, m. Jacob WOODWARD; 
      xv. Fountain B., b. about 1850, m. Julia A. WOODWARD; 
     xvi. Leroy S., b. about 1852. 

James LAND [Sr.] was a soldier in the 13 Regt., KY Militia, in 1812 during the War of 1812.

(4) Nancy LAND, b. 8 Sep 1823 in Haddon Twsp., Sullivan Co., IN, d. about 1895 in Haddon Twsp., Sullivan Co., IN; m., 28 Mar 1848 in Haddon Twsp., Sullivan Co., IN, to Joel O. WALTERS (b. 18 Jan 1824, d. 17 Jan 1889).

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Anna Land's Timeline

Hanover, Virginia, United States
Age 23
August 28, 1758
Age 25
Province of North Carolina
Age 57
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States