STONEMAN

"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Garton, Smith & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2003

John Stoneman  

John Stoneman , b. ca. 1705, Pennsylvania; m. ca. 1730 to Elizabeth Markham , b. ca. 1707, Pennsylvania.

John & Elizabeth (Markham) Stoneman had a son:

James Stoneman, Sr.

James Stoneman, Sr. , son of John & Elizabeth (Markham) Stoneman , b. 17 Jun 1735 (source staes Thames River Valley, England?); d. 29 Jun 1829, Grayson Co., VA; m. 25 Dec 1767, Orange Co., NC to Sarah Freeman , daughter of John & Hannah (Thornton) Freeman , Jr. , b. 16 Jan 1750/1751, Chester Co., PA; d.14 Apr 1844, Grayson Co., VA.  

James & Sarah (Freeman) Stoneman  had seven (7) children:

1.       Elizabeth Stoneman , b. 1771, Pennsylvania
2.      
Joshua Stoneman , b. 17 Sept 1772; d. 28 Jan 1840, Grayson Co., VA; m. ca. 1794 to Elizabeth Davis , b. ca. 1774; m 2nd 27 Sept 1823 to Sarah Burcham , b. 20 Jun 1797.
3.      
Nancy Stoneman , b. 1773
4.      
James Stoneman, Jr. , b. ca. 1780; m. ca. 1800, Grayson Co., VA to Nancy Hannigan , b. ca. 1780
5.      
Hannah Stoneman , b. ca. 1784
6.      
Sarah Stoneman , b. 1786, Orange Co., NC; d. aft. 1861, Mercer, West Virginia; m. 26 Oct 1801, Grayson Co., VA to John Mooney , b. ca. 1780.
7.      
John Stoneman , b. 29 Jan 1792, Orange Co., NC; m. ca. 1814 to Elizabeth Hickman , b. ca. 1794.

Elizabeth Stoneman

1.  Elizabeth Stoneman , daughter of James & Susanna (Freeman) Stoneman , b. 1771; d. 1831; m 16 Apr 1795[i], Grayson Co., VA to Charles Cole [ii], b. ca. 1761, Maryland; d. 1831. 

They lived all their lives in Grayson Co., Virginia.

Charles Cole  is on the property tax roles in Grayson County, VA.  His occupation was that of wagon maker.

Charles & Elizabeth (Stoneman) Cole  had ten (10) children[iii]:

¨               Sarah ‘Sally’ Cole , b. 1798
¨              
Mary Cole , b. 1800; m. 12 Nov 1818[iv], Grayson Co., VA  {by Rev. Isaac Moore} to Jesse Larrowe .
¨              
Joshua Cole , b. 8 Jan 1802, Grayson Co., VA; d. ca. 1880, Grayson Co., VA.
¨              
John Cole , Jr. , b. 1804; m. 14 Oct 1824[v], Grayson Co., VA [by Rev. John Cool/Cock } to Franky Bowman , daughter of John Bowman  of Patrick Co., VA.  Drury Spence , Surety
¨              
James Cole , b. 1805; m. 1 Mar 1826 to Lydia Howell  
¨              
Charles Cole , Jr. , b. 1807; m. 4 Mar 1830 to Elizabeth Haga .
¨              
Hannah Cole , b. 1811; m. 20 Nov 1831[vi], Grayson Co., VA to Andrew Farmer .
¨              
Mercy Cole , m. 21 Mar 1819 to James Senter .
¨              
George Cole .
¨              
Robert Cole , m. to Tabitha Unknown .


[i] Grayson County Marriage Register, by Nancy Clark Baker © 1981; 2) Carroll/Grayson Marriages, by John Perry Alderman © 1987.  Consent given 13 Apr 1795 by James Stoneman for his daughter Eliebeth to marry Charles Cole .  Witness Mathew Cole.  Richard Cole , Surety.
[ii]
Evelyn Waters  [Dec 2000] citing as sources:  Grayson Co., VA Census reports 1800-1900; Barbara Norvell 1999; Marolyn Jean  Campbell 1999
[iii]
Evelyn Waters  [Dec 2000] citing as sources:  Grayson Co., VA Census reports 1800-1900; Barbara Norvell 1999; Marolyn Jean  Campbell 1999
[iv]
Grayson County Marriage Register, by Nancy Clark Baker © 1981; 2) Carroll/Grayson Marriages, by John Perry Alderman © 1987. 
[v]
Grayson County Marriage Register, by Nancy Clark Baker © 1981; 2) Carroll/Grayson Marriages, by John Perry Alderman © 1987. 
[vi]
Grayson County Marriage Register, by Nancy Clark Baker © 1981; 2) Carroll/Grayson Marriages, by John Perry Alderman © 1987.  David Farmer, surety.