This is our line as well. Samuel Tate was married to Elizabeth Caldwell(supposedly in Ireland). Daughter of Robert Caldwell. Samuel Tate and wife had these children:
1. Robert Tate, married:Nancy Agnes Campbell.
2. Margaret Tate, married Joseph Lowery Alexander
3. John Iredell Tate, married Anne Olphant Shields
4. Samuel Tate, marriedElizabeth Alexander
5. William Tate, married Mary Greenlee Bowman
6. Catherine Tte, married Benjamin Newland
7. David Tate, married Nancy Ann Elizabeth McCall
8. Hugh Tate, married Margaret 'Peggy' Erwin
9. Elizabeth Tate, married a Mr. Leach
10.Mary Ann Tate, married a mr. Baird.
11.Washington Tate, b. about 1777 (no info)
12.Elijah Tate, born about 1779 (no info)
13.Benjamin Tate, born 1781. no info