Elisha lived in Pendleton, Pendleton District, South Carolina in 1810 where He married Sarah Crawford in 1813.
He arrived with his family in Rabun County, Georgia in "...the year 1829. On the 8th day of january of that year Elisha Welborn bought from Henry Fricks land lot 12...He served on the grand Jury in 1829...Sherriff in 1833" and "(state) legislature in 1837." He is listed in the 1840 Census for Clayton, Rabun, Georgia as being in Agriculture, which one could take as a farmer.
"The following named persons ware drawn to serve in the Jury at the next term of this court, 10 Elish Welborn."
In 1850, it was called The 587th District instead of Tallulah Township:
Household #186, Visitation #186 
Elisha Wellborn Age 53 M Farmer Born SC
Sarah " " 49 F " SC
John " " 16 M Farmer " SC
Martin " " 13 M " SC
Cynthia " " 12 F " SC
Household #187, Visitation #187 (living next door!)
In 1860 Elisah is shown living with his wife Sarah in House # 61, Town, Rabun, Georgia, United States
He passed away in March of 1870 at the age of 71 of fever in Rabun County, Georgia. He is listed as being married and a farmer.
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↑ "United States Census, 1810", database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 7 September 2015), Elisha Wilbourn, 1810.
↑ "United States Census, 1810," index and images, FamilySearch  : accessed 12 Aug 2014), Elisha Wilbourn, Not Stated, Pendleton, South Carolina; citing "1810 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com; p. 260, line 533, NARA microfilm publication M252, roll 61, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C.; FHL microfilm 0181420.
↑Sketches of Rabun County history : 1819-1948, p.158, by Ritchie, Andrew Jackson, Rabun County Georgia, 1998 (1948).,
Page 159, 259 & 229
↑ "United States Census, 1840," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 4 July 2015), Elisha Wilborn, Clayton, Rabun, Georgia; citing p. 217, NARA microfilm publication M704, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 49; FHL microfilm 7,046.
↑ Census Year: 1840, State: Georgia, County: Rabun, Page No: 216, Reel No: M704-49, Division: District 587, Enumerated by: Elijah Coffee, Transcribed by Dawn Watson Cabe, US Genweb. 
↑ Rabun County Georgia - Court Records - Jury Lists, 1846 - 1849, PAGE 59, 2nd July Term 1849
↑ "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZYC-N84 : 9 November 2014), Elisha Wellborn, Rabun county, Rabun, Georgia, United States; citing family 186, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
↑ "587th District" of Rabun Co., GA. Page 328. Microfilm Roll #432, Vol. 11 (pt) Recorded on October (?) 5th
↑ "United States Census, 1860," database with images, FamilySearch  : (24 March 2017), Georgia > Rabun > Town > image 1 of 5; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," database, Fold3.com (http://www.fold3.com : n.d.); citing NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.). Visitation # 61, House # 61
↑ Persons who died during the year ending 1st June,1870, in Subdivision No. 106, in the County of Rabun, State of Georgia, enumerated by me, John Willborn, Ass't Marshal.
Grantor Filing Docket and General Index to Deeds and Realty Mortgages-Rabun County Georgia. Elisha Wellborn 9-26-1829 Book A page 195.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Elisha by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Elisha: