James Watson Caves, son of John Cave (1780 – 1814) and father of Francis Asberry Caves, was born in Barnwell, South Carolina on December 1, 1810. He married Mary A. Gilmore (born in 1821) in1841. They are known to have three children:
Francis Asberry Caves (1844)
Elijah Caves (1845)
Nannie Caves (1861)
NOTE: At this point there is a change of the spelling of our last name. John Cave had six children, four of which spelled their last name Cave – No “s” and two spelled their last name with an “s”. James Watson Caves was one of the children that added the “s” and that is where our line continued.
John Cave, son of John Brown Cave and Sarah Watson Cave was born in 1780 in Barnwell, South Carolina and died in 1814 in Clarke County, Alabama. He married Lucinda Causey (Hardin) and their children are:
Henry W. Cave born in 1802 in Barnwell, South Carolina
Sarah Cave, born in 1805 in Barnwell, South Carolina
Lucinda Cave, born in 18108 in Barnwell, South Carolina
John Brown Cave, born in 1809 in South Carolina and died in May 1860 in Clarke County, Alabama.
James Watson Caves, born December 3, 1810 in Barnwell, South Carolina and died in May 1860 in Clarke County, Mississippi.
Elizabeth Caves, born December 3, 1810 in Barnwell, South Carolina and died about 1817 in Clarke County, Alabama. She was a twin of James Watson Caves.
John Brown Cave, son of John Cave (about 1710), born in 1757 in Orange or Albemarle, Virginia and died April 12, 1808 in Barnwell, South Carolina. He married Sarah Wilson Brown. All their children were born in Barnwell, South Carolina and are:
David M. Cave, born between 1770 – 1774 and died October 1834
William Cave, born April 8, 1772 and died December 5, 1847
Berry Moore Cave
Benjamin W. Cave
Nathan B. Cave
Sarah Brown Cave
John Brown Cave
John Cave, son of David Cave and Sarah Moore Cave was born about 1710 in Stafford or Kings Queen, Virginia. He died in 1763 in Albemarle, Virginia. His wife is not known. His children are:
William F. Cave
John Brown Cave
David Cave, son of John Cave and Elizabeth Andrews was born in 1690 and died in 1756 in Orange County, Virginia. He married Sarah Moore. Their children are:
John Cave, son of John Cave and Elizabeth Cave, was born about 1660 in Stafford County, Virginia. He married Elizabeth Andrews. He died in 1720. Children of John and Elizabeth Andrews Cave are:
John Cave, son of Samuel Cave, was born in 1640 in Caldecot, Cheshire West and Chester, United Kingdom. He died in 1721 in Marlborough City, Stafford, Virginia. He was married twice, both times to women named Elizabeth. Which children belonged to which Elizabeth is not known. Their children are:
Robert Cave, Sr.
Samuel Cave was born in 1599 in Of, Great Leighs, Essex, England the son of John Cave and Magdelena Cave. He married Rachael Kellogg and Elizabeth Cave. Which children belonged to which wife is not known. The children are:
John Cave, was born in 1555 in Great Leighs, England, the son of William Cave and Eleanor Cave. He married Magdalena Cave. Their children are:
William Cave, son of Richard Cave, Jr. and Barbara Peck was born in in 1535 Leicestershire, England and died in 1614 in Melton, Mowbray, Leicestershire, England. He married Eleanor Gray. Their children are:
Mary Peck Cave
Richard Cave, Jr., son of Richard Cave, Sr. and Margaret Cave was born 1506 in Stanford, Northamptionshire, England and died May 20, 1538 Leicstershire, England. Their only child was William Cave.