Anthony Olive1

Male, #45980, (circa 1759 - 26 Jun 1811)
Birth*circa 1759 He was born circa 1759 at North Carolina.2 
American Revolution*between 1775 and 1783 He provided service in the American Revolutionary War between 1775 and 1783
(DAR Listing: Anthony Olive, born circa 1759 in North Carolina, died before 1 Mar 1798 in Georgia, married Karenhappuch (Happy) Hendon, Patriotic Service, North Carolina.)2 
Marriage*say 1777 He married Karenhappuck Hendon say 1777. 
Birth of Sonsay 1783 His son Hendon Olive was born say 1783 at Wake Co., North Carolina.3,1 
Death1 Mar 1798 He died at Georgia on 1 Mar 1798.2 
Death*26 Jun 1811 He died at Oglethorpe Co., Georgia, on 26 Jun 1811.1 
Deed12 Nov 1812 He was the original land grant recipient in the deed granted by James Hartsfield, witnessed by Elizabeth Olive, with Nancy Olive as a previous landowner on 12 Nov 1812 at Oglethorpe Co., Georgia,

James Hartsfield to Britton Stamps, both of Oglethorpe Co., for $410, on Big Clouds Creek in said co., 120 acres, is part of an orig. tract granted to Anthony Olive & which was drawn by & allotted to Nancy Olive now the wife of James Hartsfield by virtue of Writ of Partition from Superior Court of said co. to make distribution of the real estate of Anthony Olive, decd. Nancy Olive is daughter & one of the coheirs of A. Olive, decd. Tract is Lot No. 2 in the distribution to Nancy Olive, now Nancy Hartsfield, wife of James Hartsfield, adj. W. by Lot No. 3 now owned by the heirs of Charles Okelly, deed., N. by James Hale & Samuel Whitehead, E. by Joseph Embry & Billey McElroy, S. by Billey McElroy & Lot No. 4 in the plan of distribution drawn by Elizabeth Olive, in fee simple. (signed) James (x) Hartsfield. Wit: Joseph Embry, James Stamps, Billey Muckleroy. Oglethorpe Co.: proved by Billey McElroy & Joseph Embry, 1 July 1813, A. Alldridge, J.P. Recorded 3 July 1813, Isaac Collier, clk. (Oglethorpe Co., Ga. Deed Book H, 1812 - 1816, p. 142.)4
Biography* In addition to the four children who married Hartsfield siblings and are listed separately in this family tree, Anthony and Happy Hendon Olive had the following additional children:
- John Olive, b 11 Oct 1782, md. Mary Richardson, 12 Nov 1803 in Oglethorpe Co., GA
- James Olive, b 13 Mar 1785, md. Sarah Meriwether, 24 Dec 1808 in Oglethorpe Co., GA
- Keziah "Kiddy" Oliver, b 22 Sep 1787, d. 4 Aug 1802
- Sarah Olive, b 5 Mar 1792/3, d 19 Apr 1847, md Allen Richardson, 26 Jun 1811.1 


Karenhappuck Hendon (24 Mar 1760 - 20 Mar 1849)
Marriage*say 1777 He married Karenhappuck Hendon say 1777. 
Last Edited30 Apr 2012


  1. RootsWeb WorldConnect Project, Rootsweb.
    Database a29198. <e-mail address>
  2. DAR Patriot Index, Washington, DC: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 2003.
  3. Hartsfield Web Site.
  4. Michael Martin Farmer, Oglethorpe Co., GA Deed Books F-J, 1809-1820, Farmer.
    page 135.