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Family of William ROARK (1) & Sarah DORRIS

2. Samuel Reuben ROARK. Born on 9 Nov 1782. At the age of 75, Samuel Reuben died in Macon County, Tennessee on 21 Mar 1858.

On 29 Jan 1811 when Samuel Reuben was 28, he first married Rebecca TUDOR.

On 18 Jul 1825 when Samuel Reuben was 42, he second married Sarah Syrene BROWN.

They had the following children:
i. George W.. Born in 1838.

George W. married Louisa C. WILSON, daughter of William Jordan WILSON (1793-1864) & Sarah PATTERSON (1808-1866). Born in 1838 in Tennessee. Resided in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850.

ii. Anna.

iii. Mary Ann.

iv. Reuben J..

v. Joel Y..

vi. Elijah T..

vii. Sarah.

viii. Williamson S..

3. Elijah ROARK. Born on 23 Jul 1798 in Sumner County, Tennessee. At the age of 60, Elijah died in White County, Arkansas on 3 Sep 1858.

On 20 Mar 1821 when Elijah was 22, he married Easter JOYNER, daughter of Amos JOYNER & Easter JENT. Born on 13 Dec 1804 in Wake County, North Carolina. At the age of 90, Easter died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 23 Aug 1895.

They had the following children:
4 i. Amos (1822-1862)
5 ii. Sarah (1823-1900)
6 iii. William Carroll (1825-1911)
7 iv. Elizabeth Jane (1827-1888)
8 v. Henry Marian (1828-1898)
9 vi. Ansel W. (1830-1871)
10 vii. Winey A. (1832-1912)
viii. Lucy Ann. Born on 25 Apr 1836.

Lucy Ann married Elijah BLANKENSHIP. Born on 6 Jan 1836. At the age of 70, Elijah died on 10 Mar 1906.

ix. Phereby Carrolin. Born on 8 May 1838. At the age of 25, Phereby Carrolin died in White County, Arkansas on 26 Oct 1863.

On 22 Nov 1859 when Phereby Carrolin was 21, she married James W. JEFFREY, in White County, Arkansas. Born about 1833.

11 x. Easter Ann (1838-1902)
xi. Elijah Tomson. Born on 6 Sep 1841 in Carroll County, Tennessee.

12 xii. Nancy Emeline (1843-)
xiii. Asa Ashbary. Born on 25 Jan 1846 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 14, Asa Ashbary died in White County, Arkansas on 17 Sep 1860.

xiv. Marier Elender. Born on 11 Feb 1848. At the age of 19, Marier Elender died on 4 Jul 1867.

On 24 Jan 1867 when Marier Elender was 18, she married Joseph T. PORTER, in White County, Arkansas.

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