Found in post to Walters@rootsweb.com: Feb 2008:
Rhoda WALTERS and John WALTERS were married on 7 July 1799 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.8,12 John WALTERS11,168,169, son of Thomas WALTERS, was born on 30 April 1779 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.169 He died on 12 December 1860 at the age of 81 in Union County, Tennessee.169
The Pittslyvania Co Land Tax lists of 1782 show a John Walters with 200 acres. Thomas Jr.'s father restated in his will that 200 acres had been given to John as the child of the deceased Thomas Jr. There was another John Walters in Pittsylvania at that time, but he was called Capt John in the tax list. I suspect that Thomas Jr was already deceased in 1782, since he does not appear on the tax list.
1840 Grainger Co TN
I believe John Walters may have married again in his old age. His son Thomas Spiers Walters was living in Grainger Co TN in 1850, and on the previous page was a John Walters, age 70, b. Virginia, with wife Rebecca age 73, also b. VA.
1860 Union Co TN, Dist 3, Hh 288
An online site does list a second marriage for John to Rebecca Bowman, 17 May 1840, Union Co, TN. This site also lists additional children for John and Rhoda.
Maynardville, TN. Union Co. courthouse. Division of the Estate of John Walters lists his children as Thomas Spiers, Braxton, John, James, Pleasent, Joel, William, Abner, Lewis, Nancy, and Eleanor. Will # 4 on page 20 dated 8-13-1857, It was probated December 1875 in Union Co., TN.
Rhoda WALTERS and John WALTERS had the following children:
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