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Re: David Collver & wife Margaret from NJ
Posted by: David D. Collver Date: January 15, 2001 at 18:38:34
In Reply to: David Collver & wife Margaret from NJ by Betty Anderson of 83

Found the following on a webpage for "Old Cemeteries" of Morris County, N.J. Hope it helps!

Simon Collver, b. 1745, d. 11 July 1828; went through the Revolutionary War.
m. Jemima Tuttle
will probated 13 Aug 1828, names seven children.

George Collver
David Payne Collver, b. 1787, d. 1878
m. Margaret Meyers; settled at Lafayette, Sussex, NJ
Sallie Collver
Elizabeth Collver
Irene Collver
Lidy Collver
Amos Collver
David Payne Collver, b. 1787, d. 1878
m. Margaret Meyers, daughter of Jacob Meyers; settled at Lafayette, Sussex, NJ

Children of David Payne and Margaret (Meyers) Collver (all born at Schooley's Mountain):

George Washington Collver, b. 4 Feb 1810, d. 24 Nov 1890, at Lafayette, buried at Baleville, NJ. Twice married, wives were the Kay sisters, Mary S. and Dorcas P.
Simon Bar Jonas Collver, b. 5 Oct 1811, m. Eliza F. Brown
Jacob Meyers Collver, b. 23 Feb 1813, d. Apr 1881, at Detroit, MI, buried in McPherson Cemetery, Clyde, OH
Amos Collver, b. 26 May 1814, went away from home when a young man
Edward Collver, b. 3 Jan 1816, d. 28 Feb 1902, aged 86, buried at Newark, NJ; married four times
m. (1) 1841 Catherine Sanderson d. 21 Nov 1849; 3 children
m. (2) Mary E. Sanderson (sister of Catherine) d. 2 Jan 1854, no children
m. (3) 1 Mar 1856 Anna Wilkinson, d. 1 Mar 1862; 3 children
m. (4) 1864 Sarah A. Ross Hagaman, of Lafayette, NJ, d. June 1912
John Miller Collver, b. 4 Nov 1818, m. Hulda Overton of Riverhead, L.I.
Civil War Veteran
removed to Brantford, Canada
Children (2): Mary Elizabeth and Eugene
removed to Green Point, Brooklyn, NY
Clarissa Collver, b. 13 Feb 1820,
m. (1) Morrison Peer, Children: of 10, David, Daniel and Amos served in Civil War. Family removed to Westmoreland Co., PA, where Morrison died.
(2) Elias Colver; in 1853 removed to Burbank, Wayne, OH
Polly Vanosdoll Collver, b. 21 Apr 1821, m. Robert Burris; both buried at Hackettstown, NJ. Children: Theodore, John and James
Jemima Collver, b. 19 Aug 1823, m. a Mr. Sharp; removed to Chicago, IL, where she died and is buried.
Nathan Collver, b. 15 Dec, 1824 d. 1 June 1885 at Chatham, NJ. m. Julia Snavel, who died at Lafayette, NJ and is buried there beside her husband. Children: John, Frank and David.
Elizabeth T. Collver, b. 22 Nov 1827, m. William Williams of Lafayette, NJ. Soon after marriage removed to Poultney, VT, where both are buried
Catherine Collver, b. 1 June 1830, died 14 Nov 1912, m. William Hunton of Lafayette, NJ.
Children: 9, 3 died young
A. Sarah E. Hunton m. Charles H. Collver; 9 children, 4 died young, remaining: Catherine, Edward, Lillian, Anna May and Charles H., Jr.
B. Martha Hunton m. Theodore Burris, both buried at Hackettstown, NJ
C. Margaret Hunton m. Stephen Effner; Children: Flora and Martin
D. Mary Hunton m. William T. Williams; Children: 3
E. Lucy Hunton m. William Littell; Children: 4
F. John Hunton, not married
Andrew Jackson Collver, b. 20 Feb 1833. left home when about 20 years of age


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