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Fifth Generation

234. Louisa Jane THARP was born in 1842 in Indiana.

This child was enumerated as Elizabeth, age 8, in 1850 - I believe this was an error and she was Louisa.

Louisa Jane THARP and Zachariah HAMMER were married on 15 December 1859 in Jasper County, Iowa. Zachariah HAMMER, son of Henry HAMMER and Hannah MILLS, was born on 17 January 1839 in Jefferson County, Tennessee. He died on 24 March 1924 at the age of 85 in Kellogg, Jasper County, Iowa.

1860 Census. Newton, Jasper Co Iowa
Z. Hammer, age 21, b. TN. Louisa, age 17, b. Missouri

Zachariah had seven children.
There are stones of the infants Austin and Ada that state they were the children of Z. M. and L. J. Hammer.