Branch No. 49
1 WILLIAM (1) LATTA,
Born in Ireland; d. in S. Car.; m. Catherine (Erwin?). Carl H. Latta says "William Latta organized the old School Presbyterian Church in York District, S. Car. He died and was buried there in Bethel Cemetery, Clover, York Co., S. Car. He left a Will. One child:
2 JOHN (2).
2 JOHN (2) LATTA,
William (1). Born in Ireland. Died and buried in Bethel Cemetery, York District, S. Car. Married Elizabeth Harper. After his death she with four children in a wagon went to join her son, Robert, in Arkansas. A few days after her arrival she died of pneumonia and was buried in the Meta Cemetery in Pulaski Co., Ark. It is still our burial ground. John owned 600 acres of land in Florida before the civil War and owned Negroes. The family did not have good health in Florida and lost two children with some dreaded disease. He could not do anything with all the land. He was broke. They went back to S. Car. to his father's and lived there until his death. After her death the children stayed on and rented land for three or four years. Then Robert went to Texas. His brother Andrew bought Robert's farm and it is still in the family. Children all born in York District, S. Car.
3 ROBERT (3).
4 ANDREW JACKSON (4).
JANE (3) m. Mr. Lowery. One son: Leslie Erwin lives Brooklyn, N.Y.
NANCY (3) m. Mr. Johnson; d. in 1931. No children.
ELIZA (3) m. Mr. Ahlms.
3 ROBERT (3) LATTA,
John (2) William (1). Born in York Co., S. Car. Married Kate Trotter in Ark. Served in the Civil War. After his father's death he went to Arkansas, bought a farm and lived there six or eight years, then went to Texas. His brother Andrew bought his farm. Four children:
WILLIAM (4) in 1939 lived in Texas.
JAMES (4) in 1939 lived in New Mexico.
KATE (4) married and lives in Texas.
JENNIE (4) married and lives in Texas.
4 ANDREW JACKSON (3) LATTA,
John (2) William (1). Born in York District, S. Car. February 1851; d. in Pulaski County, Ark. October 19, ____. Married Martha Rachel Adkins in Arkansas December 19, 1878, daughter of Lafayette and Ilby Hall Adkins. She was born in Arkansas May 23, 1862. In 1939 she was living with her children, all of whom were born at Jacksonville, Ark. Children:
IRIS (4) b. October 19, 1879; m. William Roderwald. Children: Gerald m. Belle Purden. William Earl and Erwin both twins. Leslie.
5 CARL HARPER (4).
MYRTLE (4) b. November 29, 1887; m. Charles H. Hudson. Children: Alta Mae m. Fred Bowen. Lorin m. Ruby Hardcastle. Carrol.
6 ROBERT ADKINS (4).
5 CARL HARPER (4) LATTA,
Andrew J. (3) John (2) William (1). Born at Jacksonville, Pulaski Co., Ark. March 20, 1881; m. Atha Mattie Wilson at Jacksonville, December 21, 1904. She was born there December 17, 1884, daughter of John J. and Emma Mason Wilson. Children all born in Pulaski Co., Ark.:
GARLAND HARPER (5) b. November 28, 1905; m. Frances Oliver. Lives at Jacksonville, Ark.
HELEN (5) b. August 5, 1913. In 1939 she was living at Little Rock, Ark. Stenographer and Citaphone operator.
ANDREW JESSE (5) b. May 25, 1915. Living at Little Rock, Ark. Working for the Railroad Express Company.
CARL BELWIN (5) b. June 26, 1920.
6 ROBERT ADKINS (4) LATTA,
Andrew J. (3) John (2) William (1). Born at Jacksonville, Ark. February 11, 1890; m. at Jacksonville to Kate Andrews. Three girls, one boy:
MILDRED (5) m. Thurston Gray. Lives at Lomoke, Ark.
WILMA (5) m. Calvin Glover. Living at Little Rock, Ark.