Looking for help connecting David PORTER (Born: 1796 VA; Died: between 1850 and 1860 Jefferson County, Missouri)

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Born: About 1796 in Virginia

Residing in Jefferson County, Missouri in 1830, 1840, and 1850.

Died: about July 1852 probably in Jefferson County, Missouri [no will]

Married: Rebecca CARR (who died 24 January 1880 in Jefferson County, Missouri) daughter of Frances CARR (1775 - 1855)

Wife is listed as Rebecca PRATER in 1860 without David PORTER in household.

Possible connection to:

1.) John PORTER (Born: About 1815 in Missouri) who married Eliza Jane BROOKS on 9 December 1838 in Jefferson County, Missouri

2.) James PORTER (Born: About 1823 in Missouri) who married Frances KERR / CARR on 14 February 1839 in Jefferson County, Missouri

3.) Samuel PORTER (Born: About 1820) who married Mary McMCLAIN on 25 November 1841 in Jefferson County, Missouri. - https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Porter-8568 - NOTE: This person's find a grave listing has incorrect date of birth and is attached to incorrect parents.

Find a Grave memorial has heirs to the estate of David PORTER (died: July 1852) as John F. PORTER, Samuel PORTER, James PORTER, Maria PORTER, William PORTER, Thomas PORTER, Andrew PORTER, Nancy (PORTER) AUSTIN, Margaret (PORTER) PINSON, David PORTER, Jr. and Elizabeth PORTER over the age of 21 yrs and the following minor heirs: Robert PORTER, Cynthia PORTER, Jeremiah PORTER, Mary PORTER, Felix PORTER, Joseph PORTER and Enoch PORTER under the age of 21 years.

Children Identified in 1850 census record of David PORTER and his wife Rebecca:

  1. David PORTER (Born: About 1834 in Missouri)
  2. Elizabeth Frances PORTER (Born: About 1836 in Missouri)
  3. Robert J. PORTER (Born: About 1838 in Missouri)
  4. Cinthia C. PORTER (Born: About 1840 in Missouri)
  5. Jeremiah PORTER (Born: About 1842 in Missouri)
  6. Mary C. PORTER (Born: About 1843 in Missouri)
  7. Felix G. PORTER (Born: About 1845 in Missouri)
  8. Joseph J. PORTER (Born: About 1848 in Missouri)
  9. Enoch W. PORTER (Born: About 1849 in Missouri)


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