Johann Jacob Heite
B. 1660 House of Nassau, Holland
D. 1720 Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
7th Generation
 
Cathrina Heite
B. 1663 Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
D. 1720 Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
7th Generation
 
Hermann Otterbach
B. 1663 Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany   
D. 1748 Germantown, Prince William, Virginia
7th Generation
 
Elizabeth Heimbach
B. 1660 Seelbach, Limburg-Weilburg, Germany
D. 1714 Germantown, Faquier County, Virginia
7th Generation
 
Richard Pace
B. 1638 Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony
D. 1697 Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony
7th Generation
 
Mary Knowles
B. 1641 Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts
D. 1692 Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony
7th Generation
 
Francis Poythress
B. 1630 England
D. 1688 Petersburg, Amelia, Virginia Colony
7th Generation
 
Rebecca Coggin
B. 1643 Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony
D. 1693 Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Virginia Colony
7th Generation
Grandfather:  Peter Heite (Hitt)
B. 1683 House of Nassau, Holland
D. 1772 Germantown,
Anglicized his name from Heite to Hitt
in England during layover 1713.
6th Generation
Grandmother:Elizabeth Otterbach
B. 1689 Nassau-Seine, Netherlands
D. 1772 Prince William, Virginia
6th Generation
Grandfather: Richard Pace
B. 1675 Charles City, Charles, Virginia
D. 1738 Bertie County, North Carolina
6th Generation
Grandmother: Rebecca Poythress
B. 1672 - Charles City, Charles, Virginia
D. 1736 - Bertie County, North Carolina
6th Generation
Father:  John Hitt
B. 1715 Germanna, Virginia Colony
D. 1782 Prince William County, Virginia
5th Generation
Mother:  Sarah Pace
B. 1722 Fauquier, Virginia
D. 1755 Prince William, Virginia
5th Generation
Alexander Hitt (Hittson)
B. 1750
Prince William County, Virginia Colony
D. 1823
Halifax, Halifax County, Virginia
4th Generation
Spouse #1
Mackey Royall
1755-1785
4th Generation
Son
Richard Hitt
(Hittson)
1780-1825
Daughter
Sally Hitt (Hitson)
1784-
Spouse #2
Rhoda Dodson
1767-1814
4th Generation
See Chart Below
Alexander Hitt(son)
1750-1823 Virginia
Ancestry
The Hittson Project 2014
Elizabeth
Hittson
1789-1872
Nancy
Hittson
1789-1856
Mary Polly
Hittson
1790-1856
Thomas
Hittson
1792-1860
Benjamin
Hittson
1794
no
issue
Alexander
Hittson, Jr
1798-1857
Patsy
Hittson
1796-1877
Berryman
Hittson
1798-1857
no
issue
Jesse
Hittson
1801-1861
Sallie
Hittson
1802-1885
Jacob Heite (1630-1690) Rehbach Estate,
Nassau-Siegen, Germany
Rehbach (1600-1650) Rebach, Nassau-Siegen,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Jacob Heite (1630-1690) Rehbach Estate,
Nassau-Siegen, Germany
Cathrin Bosch (1625-1682) Siegen,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Johannes Otterbach (1622-1696) Trupbach,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Anna Stuell (1623-1653) Trupbach,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Phillip Heimbach (1634-1680) Seelbach,
Limburg-Weilburg, Hessen, Germany
Maria Catherine Faschbach (1640-1677)
Seelbach, Limburg-Weilburg, Hessen, Germany
George Pace (1609-1655) Jamestown, Virginia
Colony
Sarah Maycock (1621-1655) Jamestown, Virginia
Colony
John Knowles (1612-1685) Henrico, Virginia
Colony
Mary Brodnax (1610-1685) B. Godmersham, Kent,
England. D. Bridewell Chapel, London, England
Francis Poythress (1614-1680) Jamestown,
James, Virginia Colony
Mary Frances Sloman (1608-1675) B. England
D. Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony
John Coggin (1618-1659) B. England  D. Charles
City, Charles, Virginia Colony
Joyce Bland (1618-1677) B. England  D. Charles
City, Charles, Virginia Colony
ALEXANDER HITT(SON) ANCESTORS

Generation 1
Alexander Hitt, son of John Hitt and Sarah Pace, was born about 1750 in Prince William, Virginia
Colony (According to first Virginia Census and Virginia Genealogical Record 1790). He died about
1823 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia USA (Undocumented death; last U.S. Census 1820 in Meadsville,
Halifax, Virginia USA).

Alexander married Mackey Royall in 1777 in Virginia USA (Mackey's parents seem to be deceased at
the time close after her birth, and no birth or family records are found at this time. The family is
French Huegonaut. Her name is found as Alexander's wife in land transactions.). She was born in 1755
in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She died in 1785 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia Colony.

He married Rhoda Dodson on 20 Nov 1786 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, USA (After the time of this
marriage, Alexander Hitt used the name Alexander Hittson in legal documents. Rhoda's family name
was Dods in 1607; name changed to Dodson in Jamestown, Virginia Colony for the next generation.).
She was born in 1767 in Pittsylvania, Virginia Commonwealth. She died in 1814 in Halifax, Halifax
County, Virginia USA.  

He married Mary Minor on 13 Feb 1816 in Halifax, Virginia. She was born in 1780 in VA. She died in
Apr 1860 in Caroline, Virginia.

Generation 2
1.
John Hitt, son of Peter Hitt and Elizabeth Otterbach, was born on 18 Oct 1715 in Germanna,
Fauquier, Virginia Colony. He died on 14 Nov 1782 in Old Germantown, Prince William, Virginia,
USA,. He married Sarah Pace in 1742 in Essex, Virginia, United States.
2.
Sarah Pace, daughter of Richard Pace and Rebecca Poythress, was born in 1722 in Fauquier,
Virginia Colony. She died in 1755 in Prince William, Virginia USA.
3.
Sarah Pace and John Hitt had the following children:

i. John Hitt was born in 1743 in Prince William, Germanna Colonies, VA. He died on 27 May 1805 in
Fauquier, Virginia, United States, (Age: 62). He married Sinai James on 25 Dec 1791 in Fauquier
County, Virginia. She was born in 1770 in Turkey Run, Fauquier, Virginia, USA. She died in Mar 1830
in Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, United States.

ii. Lazarus Hitt was born in 1748 in Fauquier, Virginia, United States. He died in 1785
in Fauquier, Virginia, United States.

iii. Charles Hitt was born in 1751 in Prince William, Virginia Colony. He died in 1816 in
Fleming County, Kentucky, USA (Kentucky Wills B, Page OS 471).

1. iv. Alexander Hitt was born about 1754 in Prince William, Virginia Colony (According to
first Virginia Census and Virginia Genealogical Record 1790). He died about 1823
in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia USA (Undocumented death; last U.S. Census 1820 in
Meadsville, Halifax, Virginia USA). He married Rhoda Dodson on 20 Nov 1786 in
Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States (After the time of this marriage, Alexander
Hitt used the name Alexander Hittson in legal documents. Rhoda's family name
was Dods in 1607; name changed to Dodson in Jamestown, Virginia Colony for the
next generation.). She was born in 1767 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. She
died in 1814 in Mount Pleasant, Shenandoah, Virginia USA. He married Mackey
Royall in 1777 in Virginia USA (Mackey's parents seem to be deceased at the time
close after her birth, and no birth or family records are found at this time. The
family is French Huegonaut. Her name is found as Alexander's wife in land
transactions.). She was born in 1755 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She
died in 1785 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia Colony. He married Mary Minor on 13 Feb
1816 in Halifax, Virginia. She was born in 1780 in VA. She died in Apr 1860 in
Caroline, Virginia.

v. James Hitt was born in 1755 in Fauquier, Virginia, United States. He died in 1833 in
Jessamine, Kentucky, United States.

vi. Elias Hitt was born in 1755 in Prince William, Virginia Colony. He died in 1833 in
Jessamine, Kentucky, USA,. He married Sarah Elizabeth Snapp in 1788 in South
Carolina, United States. She was born in 1763 in Jassamine, , Kentucky, USA. She
died in 1838 in Jassamine, Kentucky USA.

vii. Mary Ann Hitt was born in 1755 in Prince William, Virginia, United States,. She died
in 1810 in Harrison, Charles, Virginia, United States. She married Jacob Rector on
26 Feb 1768 in Fauquier, Virginia, United States. He was born in 1743 in Fauquier,
Virginia, United States. He died on 25 Dec 1794 in Rectortown, Fauquier, Virginia,
United States.

Generation 3

3.  Peter Hitt, son of Johann Jacob Heite and Catherina Heite, was born in 1683 in Rehbach Estate,
Nassau-Siegen, Germany (Until 1815 Nassau-Siegen, now a part of Westphalia, West Germany,
belonged to the House of Nassau from Holland. The Counts of Nassau had large possessions in
Germany from very early times, perhaps as early as the age of Charlemagne.). He died on 27 Jul
1772 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony (Peter Hitt's will was dated 3-23-1772, and was
proved 7-27-1772 Peter Hitt died some time between these dates.). He married Elizabeth
Otterbach in 1714 in Germanna, Virginia, USA.

4.  Elizabeth Otterbach, daughter of Hermann Otterbach and Elizabeth Heimbach, was born on 02
Jun 1689 in Trupbach, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. She died in 1772 in
Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony.

5.  Elizabeth Otterbach and Peter Hitt had the following children:

2. i. John Hitt was born on 18 Oct 1715 in Germanna, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. He
died on 14 Nov 1782 in Old Germantown, Prince William, Virginia, USA,. He
married Sarah Pace in 1742 in Essex, Virginia, United States. She was born in
1722 in Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She died in 1755 in Prince William, Virginia
USA. He married Mary. She was born in 1736 in Fauquier, Virginia, United States.
She died in 1802 in Fauquier, Virginia, United States.

ii. Joseph Acorn Hittson was born in 1717 in Germanna, Essex, VA. He died in 1782
in Laurens , SC. He married Mary Cuntze in 1740. She was born in 1720 in
Germantown, Fauquier, VA. She died in 1767 in Lauren, South Carolina, United
States.

iii. Henry Hitt was born in 1719 in Germanna, Essex, Virginia, USA. He died in 1783 in
Edgefield, South Carolina, USA. He married Alice Katherine Holtzclaw in 1748 in
Fauquier, Virginia, United States. She was born in 1724 in Stafford, Stafford,
Virginia, United States. She died in 1810 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia, United
States.

iv. Harman Hitt was born in 1721 in Germantown, Stafford, Virginia Colony. He died in
1820 in Warrenton, Fauquier, Virginia, United States. He married Ann Weaver on
14 Dec 1745 in Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She was born in 1726 in Germantown,
Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She died in 1793 in Fauquier, Virginia, United States.
v. Mary Ann Hitt was born in 1723 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She
died in 1813 in , Grayson, Virginia, USA. She married Jacob Rector in 1748 in
Rectortown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. He was born in 1723 in Virginia Colony. He
died in 1810 in Grayson, Virginia, United States.
vi. Peter (II) Hitt was born in 1726 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. He died
on 31 Aug 1810 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia, USA. He married Sarah James
on 27 Apr 1759 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She was born in 1738 in
St Pauls Parish, Stafford, Virginia Colony. She died in 1822 in Germantown,
Fauquier, Virginia USA.

vii. Herman Hitt.

Richard Pace, son of Richard Pace and Mary Knowles, was born in Jun 1675 in Charles City,
Charles, Virginia Colony. He died on 06 Jan 1738 in Bertie, North Carolina Colony (Age: 73). He
married Rebecca Poythress in 1699 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony.

6.
Rebecca Poythress, daughter of Francis Poythress and Rebecca Coggin, was born in 1672 in
Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. She died on 13 Mar 1736 in Bertie County, North Carolina
Colony.
7.
Rebecca Poythress and Richard Pace had the following children:

i. Mary Ann Pace was born in 1698. She died in 1712.

ii. Richard Pace was born in 1702 in Jamestown, James, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1775 in St Pauls Parrish, Richmond, Georgia, United States.

iii. Amy Pace was born in 1704. She died in 1718.

iv. William Pace was born in 1706 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He died in
1772.

v. Rebecca Poythress Pace was born in 1706 in Bertie, North Carolina Colony. She
died in 1742.

vi. Thomas Pace was born in 1708 in Bertie, North Carolina Colony. He died in 1769 in
Marsh, Surry, North Carolina Colony.

vii. George Pace was born in 1711 in Bertie, North Carolina Colony. He died in 1769 in
Marsh, Surry, North Carolina Colony.

viii. George Pace was born in 1711 in Va, Bertie, North Carolina, United States. He died
in 1769 in Marsh, Surry, North Carolina, United States.

ix. James Pace was born in 1722 in Edgecombe, Edgecombe, North Carolina Colony.
He died on 01 Jun 1798 in Edgecombe, Virginia, United States.

3. x. Sarah Pace was born in 1722 in Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She died in 1755 in
Prince William, Virginia USA. She married John Hitt in 1742 in Essex, Virginia. He was born on 18 Oct
1715 in Germanna, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. He died on 14 Nov 1782 in Old Germantown, Prince
William, Virginia, USA.

xi. Elizabeth Pace was born in 1724 in Edgecombe, Edgecombe, North Carolina,
United States.

Generation 4

Johann Jacob Heite, son of Jacob Heite and Cathrin Bosch, was born in 1660 in Siegen,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. He died in 1720 in Siegen,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. He married Catherina Heite in 1682 in
Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

8.
Catherina Heite, daughter of Jacob Heite and Cathrin Bosch, was born in 1663 in Siegen,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. She died in 1720 in Germany.

9.
Catherina Heite and Johann Jacob Heite had the following child:

4. i. Peter Hitt was born in 1683 in Rehbach Estate, Nassau-Siegen, Germany (Until 1815
Nassau-Siegen, now a part of Westphalia, West Germany, belonged to the House of Nassau from
Holland. The Counts of Nassau had large possessions in Germany from very early times, perhaps as
early as the age of Charlemagne.). He died on 27 Jul 1772 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony
(Peter Hitt's will was dated 3-23-1772, and was proved 7-27-1772 Peter Hitt died some time between
these dates.). He married Maria Liessbeth Freudenberg on 06 Jan 1707 in Rehbach Estate, Holland,
Netherlands (Maria died before settlement of Germanna, Virginia Colony). She was born in 1689 in
Ferndorf, House of Nassau, Holland. She died in Apr 1714 in Germanna, Virginia Colony.

He married Elizabeth Otterbach in 1714 in Germanna, Virginia, USA. She was born on 02 Jun 1689 in
Trupbach, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. She died in 1772 in
Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. Hermann Otterbach, son of Johannes Otterbach and Anna
Stuell, was born in 1663 in Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. He died in
1748 in Old Germantown, Prince William, Virginia Colony. He married Elizabeth Heimbach on 11 Aug
1685 in Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

10.
Elizabeth Heimbach, daughter of Phillip Heimbach and Maria Catherina Fischbach, was born in
1660 in Seelbach, Limburg-Weilburg, Hessen, Germany,. She died in 1705 in Siegen,
Siegen-Wittgenstein, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

11.
Elizabeth Heimbach and Hermann Otterbach had the following children:
i. Anna Margaret Utterbach was born in Jun 1686 in Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. She died in 1724 in Germantown, Fauquier,
Virginia Colony.

5. ii. Elizabeth Otterbach was born on 02 Jun 1689 in Trupbach, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.  She died in 1772 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony. She
married Peter Hitt in 1714 in Germanna, Virginia, USA. He was born in 1683 in Rehbach Estate,
Nassau-Siegen, Germany (Until 1815 Nassau-Siegen, now a part of Westphalia, West Germany,
belonged to the House of Nassau from Holland. The Counts of Nassau had large possessions in Germany
from very early times, perhaps as early as the age of Charlemagne.). He died on 27 Jul 1772 in
Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia Colony (Peter Hitt's will was dated 3-23-1772, and was proved
7-27-1772 Peter Hitt died some time between these dates.).

iii. Alice Kathrina Utterback was born in 1699. She died in 1706 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia
Colony.

iv. Maria Cathrina Otterbach was born on 05 Nov 1699 in Siegerland, Westphalia,
Prussia, Germany. She died in 1724 in Prince William, Virginia Colony.

v. Johannes Otterbach was born on 15 Apr 1702 in Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. He died in 1769 in Germantown, Fauquier, Virginia
Colony.

Richard Pace, son of George Pace and Sarah Maycock, was born in 1638 in Charles City,
Charles, Virginia Colony. He died on 14 Nov 1697 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He
married Mary Knowles in 1662 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony.
12.
Mary Knowles, daughter of John Knowles and Mary Brodnax, was born on 09 Apr 1641 in Henrica
Co, Henrico, Virginia Colony. She died on 03 Aug 1692 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony.
13.
Mary Knowles and Richard Pace had the following children:

i. Sarah PACE was born in 1662 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia, United States. She
died in 1663 in North Carolina, United States.

ii. George Pace was born in 1663 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1680.

iii. Elizabeth Pace was born in 1664 in Virginia, United States. She died in 1692.

iv. James Pace was born in 1670 in Virginia, United States. He died in 1742 in Charles
City, Charles, Virginia, United States.

v. Elizabeth PACE was born in 1673 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia, United States.
She died on 23 May 1720 in Maycock, Prince George, Virginia, United States.

vi. Ann Pace was born in 1675 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia, United States. She
died in 1755 in Brunswick, Virginia, United States.

vii. Richard Pace was born in Jun 1675 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He
died on 06 Jan 1738 in Bertie, North Carolina Colony (Age: 73). He married
Rebecca Poythress in 1699 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. She was born
in 1672 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. She died on 13 Mar 1736 in Bertie
County, North Carolina Colony.

viii. Richard Pace was born in 1676 in Virginia, United States. He died in 1707.

ix. Thomas Pace was born in 1676 in Virginia, United States.

x. John Pace was born in 1677 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1727 in Bertie, North Carolina, United States.

xi. James Pace was born in 1679 in Westover Parish, Pittsylvania, Virginia Colony. He
died in 1710 in Bertie, North Carolina, United States. He married Sarah Eppes.

xii. John Pace was born in 1734 in Bertie, North Carolina, United States. He died in Oct
1780 in Shallow Ford, Virginia, United States.

xiii. Anne Pace was born in 1765. She died in North Carolina, United States.

Francis Poythress, son of Francis Poythress and Mary Frances Sloman, was born in 1630 in
England. He died in 1688 in Petersburg, Amelia, Virginia Colony. He married Rebecca Coggin in
1668 in Charles City, Prince George, Virginia Colony.

14.
Rebecca Coggin, daughter of John Coggin and Joyce Bland, was born in 1643 in Charles City,
Charles, Virginia Colony. She died in 1693 in Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Virginia Colony.

15.
Rebecca Coggin and Francis Poythress had the following children:

i. Francis Poythress was born in 1668 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He
died in 1738 in Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Virginia Colony.

7. ii. Rebecca Poythress was born in 1672 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. She
died on 13 Mar 1736 in Bertie County, North Carolina Colony. She married Richard
Pace in 1699 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He was born in Jun 1675 in
Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He died on 06 Jan 1738 in Bertie, North
Carolina Colony (Age: 73).

iii. John Poythress was born in 1676 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. He died
in 1724 in Prince George, Prince George, Virginia Colony.

iv. Thomas Poythress was born in 1677 in Charles City, Henrico, Virginia Colony. He
died in 1750.

v. Ann Poythress was born in 1681 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia Colony. She died
on 09 Sep 1733 in Virginia Colony.

vi. Tabitha Poythress.
ALEXANDER HITT (SON) DESCENDANTS


1. ALEXANDER1 HITT was born about 1754 in Prince William, Virginia Colony (According to
firstVirginia Census and Virginia Genealogical Record 1790). He died about 1823 in Halifax,
Halifax, Virginia USA (Undocumented death; last U.S. Census 1820 in Meadsville, Halifax,
Virginia USA).

He married (1) MACKEY ROYALL, daughter of Joseph Royall and Lucy Eppes, in 1777 in
Virginia USA (Mackey's parents seem to be deceased at the time close after her
birth, and no birth or family records are found at this time. The family is French Hugonaut. Her
name is found as Alexander's wife in land transactions.). She was born in 1755 in Halifax, Halifax,
Virginia Colony. She died in 1785 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia USA.

Alexander Hitt and Mackey Royall had the following children:

1. i. RICHARD HITTSON was born in 1780 in Virginia, USA. He died on 27 Oct 1826 in
Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA (Court records show name as "Richard
Hittson." Murdered by Lewis Wilburn/Welburn in Claiborne County, Tennessee.
Family members captured Wilburn in North Carolina and returned him to Claiborne
County for trial.). He married Drucella Stubblefield, daughter of Richard
Stubblefield, on 06 Aug 1801 in Grainger, Tennessee, United States (Marriage
record in Grainger, TN shows "Richard Hits." His signature on original marriage
bond is "Richard Hits."). She was born in 1782 in Virginia, USA. She died after 1850
in Grundy, Tennessee, USA.
2. ii. SALLY HITSON was born in 1784 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia USA. She married
William Alderson on 04 Dec 1795 in Halifax County, Virginia. He was born in 1782
in Halifax County, Virginia, USA.

He married (2) RHODA DODSON, daughter of Thomas Second Fork (III) Dodson and Mary
Neville, on 20 Nov 1786 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States (After the time of this
marriage, Alexander Hitt used the name Alexander Hittson in legal documents. Rhoda's family
name was Dods in 1607; name changed to Dodson in Jamestown, Virginia Colony for the next
generation.).  She was born in 1767 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States.
She died in 1814 in Halifax, Halifax County, Virginia USA.

He married (3) MARY MINOR on 13 Feb 1816 in Halifax, Virginia. She was born in 1780 in VA.
She died in Apr 1860 in Caroline, Virginia.

Alexander Hitt and Rhoda Dodson had the following children:

2. i. PATSY HITTSON was born in 1789 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She
died on 21 Dec 1877 in Tishomingo, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States. She
married William Grandshire Tolleson, son of Erasmus Tolleson, in 1814 in Alabama,
USA. He was born in 1787 in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United
States. He died in 1860 in Tishomingo, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States.

3. ii. ELIZABETH HITTSON was born in 1789 in Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA. She
died in 1872 in Big Springs, Hancock, Tennessee, United States. She married (1)
GEORGE DODSON. He was born in 1773 in Halifax, Virginia Commonwealth. He died
in 1842 in Tennessee. She married an unknown spouse on 08 Mar 1814 in Halifax,
Virginia.
iii. NANCY HITTSON was born in 1789 in Halifax County, Virginia Colony. She died in
1856 in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States.

4. iv. MARY POLLY HITTSON was born in 1790 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States.
She died in 1856 in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States. She married (1) BEVERLY
MAYS on 12 Jan 1820 in Halifax, Virginia, USA. He was born in 1796 in , Halifax,
Virginia, USA. He died on 27 Oct 1856 in , Hawkins, Tennessee, USA.

5. v. THOMAS HITTSON was born in 1792 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1876 in Hancock, Tennessee, United States (Age: 84). He married Martha
Patsy Tucker, daughter of David Tucker and Frances Olds, on 27 Dec 1810 in
Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She was born in 1792 in Amelia, Virginia,
United States. She died in Hancock, Tennessee USA.
vi. BENJAMIN HITTSON was born in 1794 in Halifax, Virginia USA.

6. vii. ALEXANDER HITTSON JR was born in 1796 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States.
He died in 1865 in Kemp, Kaufman, Texas, United States (Burial in Noble-Hittson
Cemetery, Kaufmann County, Texas). He married (1) MARY JANE MOTLEY on 18 Jan
1821 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. She was born in 1802 in Pittsylvania,
Virginia, United States. She died in 1867 in Kemp, Kaufman, Texas, United States
(Buried in Noble-Hittson Cemetery, Kaufmann County, Texas). He married (2)
NANCY GANDER DAVENPORT on 12 Dec 1817 in Halifax County, Virginia USA. She
was born in 1796 in Halifax County, Virginia USA. She died in 1819 in Halifax
County, Virginia USA.

7. viii. BERRYMAN HITTSON was born in 1798 in Prince Edward, Virginia, United States. He
died in 1857 in Rusk County, Texas, USA.

8. ix. JESSE HITTSON was born on 15 Sep 1801 in Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA.
He died on 25 Nov 1861 in Weatherford, Parker, Texas USA (Age: 60). He married
Mary Ann Beck, daughter of John Emasy Beck and Frances "Frankie" Watts, about
1828 in Bedford County, Tennessee, USA (Beck Plantation, Chapel Hill, Bedford  
County, Tennessee). She was born on 22 Jul 1798 in Chatham, North Carolina,
USA. She died on 10 Oct 1879 in Palo Pinto, Palo Pinto, Texas, USA (Age at
Death: 81).
9. x. SALLY HITTSON was born in 1802 in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States. She
died on 14 Mar 1885 in Lynn, Cedar, Missouri, United States. She married Jonas
Chaney on 07 Feb 1824 in , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA. He was born in 1794 in ,
Halifax, Virginia, USA. He died on 13 Dec 1880 in Lynn, Cedar, Missouri, USA.