Second Generation! Obediah TATE; [SFA-FG 1296] (s/o David TATE & Mother: Nancy BLANTON) b. 09 Dec 1805 in Rutherford Co., NC. d. 09 Apr 1892 nr Draytonville, Union Co., SC. Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) At a28 he married (bfr 1833) nr Draytonville, Union Dist., SC. to the 23 year old Miss Frances LITTLEJOHN; (3rd d/o Henry "Yatt" LITTLEJOHN & Mother: Sarah D. LAWRENCE) (1Gd/o Lt. Samuel LITTLEJOHN & Sarah COFER) (2Gd/o Marcellus,1 LITTLEJOHN & Elizabeth Unknown) b. 27 Jan 1810 nr Draytonville, Union Co., SC. d. 09 Apr 1859, a49y nr Draytonville, Union Co., SC. Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) They had 9 Children born to this first Union: After the death of his first wife, at a55y he married 2nd to a "Widow" Mrs. KENNEDY? No Issue! FIRST MARRIAGE: 1. 1st Son: Thomas, c1836-1861 a25y d. Civil War! 2. 2nd Son: Henry A., c1837-1870 a33y m. c1858 Sarah T. GOULDELOCK, 6Ch. 3. 3rd Son: Samuel J. c1838-1861 a23y d. Civil War! 4. 4th Son: Wiley L., c1840-1884 a44y m. *1869 Frances GOUDELOCK, 6Ch. 5. 1st Dau: Sarah, c1843- m. c1868 John ALEXANDER, ?Ch. 6. 5th Son: Obediah E., *1844-1919 a75y m. c1869 L. Morningbird WEBSTER, ?Ch. 7. 6th Son: Jerry F., c1847- m. c1862 Miss KENNEDY, ?Ch. 8. 7th Son: Alonza L., c1850- Not Traced! 9. 8th Son: Irvin C., *1854- Not Traced! SECOND MARRIAGE: No Issue! Obediah & wife S. Francis (LITTLEJOHN) TATE can be found in the 1840 Census for Draytonville Twp., Union Dist. SC. (Father-In-Law Henry LITTLEJOHN w/family living Pg. 224)
Obediah & wife S. Francis (LITTLEJOHN) TATE can be found in the 1870 Census for Draytonville Twp., Union Dist. SC. [1870 Census, M-593, Reel 1510, Pg. 388, F.G. NdRcd] Obediah & wife S. Francis (LITTLEJOHN) TATE can NOT be found in the 1880 Census for Draytonville Twp., Union Dist. SC. Third Generation! 4. Wiley Littlejohn TATE; (a.k.a "Doctor") [SFA-FG 3145] (4th s/o Obediah, Sr. & Mother: Sarah "Fannie" LITTLEJOHN) [REF:#004] (1Gs/o David TATE & Mother: Nancy BLANTON) b. c1840, Draytonville, Union Co., SC. d. c1883, a44y Spartanburg Co., SC. Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) At a29y he married on 04 Mar 1869, Spartanburg Dist., SC. to 18 year old Miss Frances GOUDELOCK; (d/o M/M GOUDELOCK Parents) b. c1851, Schuyler Co., IL. d. __ Feb 1885, a34y Spartanburg Co., SC. Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) They had 6 Children born to this short Union: 4.1 1st Dau: Effie L., *1869- m. c1888 1st John I. SARRATT, 5Ch. 4.2 2nd Dau: Corrie I., *1871- 4.3 1st Son: Robert, c1873- 4.4 3rd Dau: Minnie, c1875- 4.5 2nd Son: Rowland, c1878- 4.6 3rd Son: Lawrence, c1879-
1840 Census, Union Dist., SC - M-704 , Reel 516, Pg 221 Page Line FName MName LName Age Born b. Remarks 221 NdRcd Obediah,1 TATE 35 1805 NC (35 to 40) Wife: Frances (LITTLEJOHN) TATE 30 1810 SC (30 to 40) 1. 1st Son: Thomas TATE 04 1836 SC (05 Under) 2. 2nd Son: Henry A. TATE 03 1837 SC (05 Under) 3. 3rd Son: Samuel J. TATE 02 1838 SC (05 Under)
Obediah & wife S. Francis (LITTLEJOHN) TATE can be found in the 1850 Census for Draytonville Twp., Union Dist. SC. (Father-In-Law Henry LITTLEJOHN d. 1849 not listed nor Wife)
1850 Census, Union Dist., SC - M-432 , Reel 868, Pg 049
Page Line FName MName LName Age Born b. Remarks 221 Obediah,1 TATE 45 1805 NC s/o David & Nancy (BLANTON) Wife: Frances (LITTLEJOHN) TATE 40 1810 SC d/o Yatt & Sarah D. (LAWRENCE) 1. 1stSon: Thomas TATE 14 1836 SC d. a25y Civil War 2. 2ndSon: Henry A. TATE 13 1837 SC m. c1858 Sara T. GOULDELOCK 3. 3rdSon: Samuel J. TATE 12 1838 SC d. a23y Civil War 4. 4thSon: Wiley L. TATE 10 1840 SC m. *1869 Fannie GOULDELOCK 5. 1stDau: Sarah TATE 07 1843 SC m. c1868 John ALEXANDER 6. 5thSon: Obediah E. TATE 06 1844 SC m. c1869 L. Morningbird WEBSTER 7. 6thSon: Jerimah F. TATE 03 1847 SC Not Traced!
Wiley Littlejohn TATE, and family can be found:
1880 Census, Spartanburg Co., SC.
Limestone Springs, SC
Fed. #, Reel# T009-1240 E.D. 144 Page: 031
Pg. F.V. FName MName LName Age Born b.Yr. Race Remarks 031 295 Doctor W. TATE 41 SC 1839 W Farmer, F.& M. b. SC Wife Frances (GOLDELOCK) TATE 29 SC 1851 W w/o Doctor W., c1870 SC #1. 1stDau Effie TATE 10 SC 1870 W m. 1) John I. SARRATT, c1888 #2 2ndDau Corrie TATE 8 SC 1872 W Dau #3. 3rdDau Minnie TATE 6 SC 1874 W Dau #4. 1stSon Rowland TATE 4 SC 1876 W Son #5. 2ndSon Lawrence K. TATE 1 SC 1879 W Son
Death of Wiley L. TATE, c1884 & Wife Fannie (Goudelock) TATE, d. c1885
Possible Record Problem!
When Wiley L. TATE, died age44yrs, in c1884 & Wife Fannie (Goudelock) TATE died age 34yrs in 1885, leaving 6 "Orphan" Children
1 1st Dau: Effie L., a16yrs b. *1869
2 2nd Dau: Corrie I., a15yrs b. *1871
3 1st Son: Robert, a12yrs b. c1873
4 3rd Dau: Minnie, a10yrs b. c1875
5 2nd Son: Rowland, a07yrs b. c1878
6 3rd Son: Lawrence, a06yrs b. c1879
Who raised these Children?
What happen to them? The only record we have is on 1st Dau: Effie Lela TATE, who married befor 1888 to William "Holden" SARRATT ..prs
See Biographical Profile: John I. SARRATT;
|Source and Reference:||[REF:#001]||Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.||
Sarrett/Sarrett/Surratt Families of America (SFA)
E-Mail with GEDCOM, Henry Littlejohn's family Dec. 28, 1997
His source: "Littlejohn Genealogy" by Iris Littlejohn McKown.
It is on microfilm and can be ordered from any LDS family history center. [See: SFA-FG 1296]
E-Mail: Date: 01 Jan 1998 00:47:48 EST
Obediah TATE was married to Frances LITTLEJOHN the daugher of Henry Yatt LITTLEJOHN. I am trying to find Obediah's father. [See: SFA-FG 1296]
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