Edmond HARPER was born on 10 Feb 1787 in Warren County, North Carolina. He died on 25 Jul 1844 in Sumner County, Tennessee. He was buried in Old Harper Cemetery, Trousdale County, Tennessee. He was married to Elizabeth S. MARTIN (daughter of John MARTIN) on 29 Sep 1813 in Warren County, Kentucky. Elizabeth S. MARTIN was born on 11 Aug 1793 in Virginia. She died on 18 Mar 1863 in Sumner County, Tennessee. She was buried in Old Harper Cemetery, Trousdale County, Tennessee.
Edmond HARPER and Elizabeth S. MARTIN had the following children:
1. Martha HARPER was born in 1817 in KY. She was married to James AVETS Sr.
2. Mary HARPER was born in 1818 in TN. She was married to Daniel K. WITCHER
3. Sarah "Sallie" HARPER was born in 1819 in TN. She was married to John D. GREGORY (son of William A. GREGORY and Mary " Polly " EPPERSON). John D. GREGORY was born in 1806 in KY. He died between 1860 and 1870 in Sumner Co., TN.
4. Jane F. HARPER was born in 1822 in TN.
5. Thomas J. HARPER was born in 1826 in Sumner Co., TN. He died on 6 Apr 1865 in Sumner Co., TN. He was married to Elizabeth WILSON (daughter of John B. WILSON and Nancy R. LUNSFORD) on 12 May 1852 in Sumner Co., TN. Elizabeth WILSON was born in 1833 in Sumner Co., TN. She died in 1909 in Sumner Co., TN.
6. Nancy HARPER was born in 1830 in TN.
7. Charles Higdon HARPER was born in 1833 in TN. He was married to Elizabeth Jane CRENSHAW (daughter of Andrew Jackson CRENSHAW and Amy LATHAM) on 3 Apr 1852 in Sumner Co., TN. Elizabeth Jane CRENSHAW was born in 1837.