John Harvie Marks Bible
John Harvie Marks - Susan Thompkins Bible [TMSI # 3632]
Children of John
Hastings Marks was
born April 4th, 1795. Moved to Arkansas.
Elizabeth was born Aug. 12th,
Amelia Marks was
born Oct. 8th, 1799. Married David Meriwether.
Martha Harvie Marks was
born June 25th, 1801.
Nicholas Meriwether Marks was
born Aug. 24, 1803. Moved to Louisiana.
James Marks was
born May 19th, 1805.
John Marks married
Susan Thompkins. They moved to Alabama
and bought the Pollard place.
Marks and Anne Paul Mathews were
married on the 6th day of February, 1806.
William & Martha Marks were
born on the 1st day of Feb. 1807.
May Marks was
born on the day of September, 1810.
Rebecca M. Marks was
born on the 26th day of March 1812.
Ann Marks was
born on the 24th day of March 1812. [sic]
James Marks was
born on 31st of December, 1817.
Saml. B. Marks was
born on the 1st. July, 1820.
Nicholas Marks was
born on the 28th August, 1824.
Martha Gaines Marks was
married to Gen. Thos. Scott on the
17th Sept. 1823.
Elizabeth Marks was married to Mr.
William B. Gilmer on the
21st of July 1824.
Rebecca Marks was married to Geo. W.
Watkins on the
1st of January, 1828.
William M. Marks was married to Ann
M. Olive on the
5th of August, 1828.
Ann B. Marks was married to Doctor
James Watkins on the
2nd December, 1830.
William Marks was married to
Catherine Crain on the
22nd day of December 1831.
Sam. B. Marks was married to Marie
Louise Crain on the
16th day of April, 1840.
Nicholas Meriwether Marks died
June 1st, 1847.
Ann Paul Marks died
Sept. 21st, 1855.
Mary the daughter of Nicholas and
Ann Marks died
on the 15th day of May 1813.
Nicholas Marks, Jr. died on the 16th of April,
James Marks died
14th January, 1842.
Martha Gaines Scott died
on October 19th, 1854.
Ann Blackburn Watkins died
Sept. 25th, 1855.
Sam. B. Marks died
William M. Marks died
Aug. 28th, 1876.
Elizabeth H. Gilmer died
This Bible record was found
with the George Mathews Marks family
information in Surname Film 360, frame 1545, at the Alabama Department of
Archives and History. The present owner is unknown.
John Marks was born January
13, 1773, in Elbert County, Georgia. He married Susan Tompkins, born 1775 in
Elbert County sometime after 1790. He and his family moved to Montgomery County
in August 1817. He bought land all over Montgomery County. Mr. Marks died in
Montgomery County before October 12, 1827, leaving a will that named his wife
Susan and their five children. Their son, Nicholas Meriwether Marks, married
Ann Paul Mathews in 1806. He died in September 1847. The 1850 Montgomery County
census shows Ann P. Marks as head of household, age 60, born in Georgia; with
her were Samuel (28), Mariah (33) all born in Georgia, and Nicholas M. (5),
Rebecca (3), and William 2/12.