Obedience Jefferson Turpin was born in 1763 the daughter of Thomas Turpin III (1736-1797) and Martha Ward Gaines (1741-1781).
She was born in Cumberland, Virginia, United States about 1763 (or 1779) and she passed away 1846 Marshall, Tennessee... Not sure if your 1840 DOD is correct.
"Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XRWF-DJD : 11 February 2018), James Harris and Obedience J. Turpin, 04 Oct 1798; citing Powhatan, Virginia, reference ; FHL microfilm 33,067.
- Name Obedience Turpin
- Gender Female
- Marriage Date 1759 27 Aug
- Marriage Place Cumberland, Virginia
- Spouse Name John Harris
- Collection Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850
"United States Census, 1820," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHLQ-F9R : accessed 18 June 2018), Obedience Harris, Scottville, Powhatan, Virginia, United States; citing p. 90, NARA microfilm publication M33, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 135; FHL microfilm 193,694.
The reason you have Chunn there is that was her last marriage... The middle marriage was to Lewis Adkins...