Martha Merchant was my gg grandmother she was born in abt. 1840 in NC. She married Thomas Jefferson Collins in 1867 in Beinville Parish LA.
Martha and Thomas had 7 children
Samuel Lafette(my g grandfather)
They all ened up living in TX and I know what happened to them then.
It is Martha Merchant I know so little about and would love to find out more.
Thanks if anybody can help!