John STAPLES ID#1194, b. 5 October 1785, d. before 27 July 1815
Father*Major John Fleming STAPLES Jr.1 b. a 1753, d. 1817
Mother*Martha STOVALL b. a 1760, d. a 1835
Birth*John STAPLES was born on 5 October 1785 in Henry County, Virginia.1 
He was the son of Major John Fleming STAPLES Jr. and Martha STOVALL.1 
Marriage*John STAPLES married Sarah "Sallie" Hairston RENTFRO, daughter of Capt. Joshua RENTFRO and Jane "Jenny" HAIRSTON, on 12 October 1813 in Henry County, Virginia.2,1,3 
Death*John STAPLES died before 27 July 1815 in Breckenridge County, Kentucky.1 


Sarah "Sallie" Hairston RENTFRO b. 22 Feb 1799, d. 16 Sep 1864
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  1. [S3399] Bishop, Donald E., Descendants of Bartholomew Stovall 1655-1722: First Five Generations. Laurel, Mississippi: Stovall Family Association, 1999. 929.273 St76bd, Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  2. [S67] Dodd, Virginia Anderson, Henry County, Virginia, Marriage Bonds, 1778-1849, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1976.
  3. [S3162] Email from Faith Bishoff, 25 Oct 2001 - Faith Bishoff is a 4th great-granddaughter of Jenny Hairston Rentfro.
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