I have a brother of Benjamin Franklin Leeper b. about 1831 that went to Missouri from Tennessee. B F Leeper is on the Hickman Co., TN Census 1850: Greenup D. 24 Farmer,born TN Sarah 45 born NC (Mother), Benjamin 19 TN, Martha 16 TN, Emily 13 TN,John 11 TN, George 9 TN, Samuel 6 TN.
Sarah Leeper was born abt.1801 in NC married Hugh Leeper, Jr. abt. 1822 in Maury Co., TN. William Thomas Leeper, eldest son of Sarah & Hugh, married Amanda Nicks (have seen it listed as Mick) & he went to Missouri
Benjamin Franklin Leeper Bible Record:
Benjamin F Leeper and Easter G Wright were joined together in matramony on the 29th day of December 1853
Benjamin F Leeper and (Faded but is Mary Elizabeth Bell) of July, 1881.
J. A. Crowder and M.E.Leeper the 17th day of Dec., 1896.
------ (M.E. Bell was a Robertson(Robinson) who married a Bell and children were: John Henry and Eliza Bell. Eliza married Rub T. Monroe.)
John T. Leeper Son of BF & E G Leeper was born Febuary the 29th, 1856.
Martha Ann Leeper was born May the 30th, 1858
William Robbert Leeper born August the___-1860
Benjamin F. Leeper____born October the 26th, 1865
Samuel B. Leeper was born Sept. the 26, 1870
Benjamin F. Leeper a son of BF and EG Leeper died Febuary the 11, 1864 age 12 months & 29 days.
John T. Leeper died October the 31th, 1864 age 8 years, 8 months
William Robbert Leeper died May the 1st 1873 age 12 years, 8 months, 21
Easter G (C) Leeper wife of BF Leeper died March 11, 1880
BF Leeper died Oct. the 14, 1895
Mary Elizabeth Crowder died June 30, 1931
James Edward Leeper sone of BF and ME Leeper was born July the 14, 1882
Andrew Davis Leeper was born ____ the 4th of 1885
Albert Cornelius Leeper was born November the 26th, 1886
William Thomas Leeper was born December the 2, 1889
Ida M. Leeper was born Feb. the 1st, 1893
(this was added)
John Henry Bell Son of John Bell and M E Bell was born August the 19, 1879 died Aug 3, 1949
James Edward Leeper died Dec. 9, 1952
Benjamin Franklin Leeper was known also as Dock Leeper
Let me know if we connect !! Thanks