Children of Mary Matthews and Joseph Elder are:
| || i.||Joshua Elder was born 1761 in Brunswick Co., VA, and died 1850 in Coweta County, GA. He married Minerva Hightower.
He married Annie E. Gray Abt 1830.
| || ii.||Nancy Elder was born 1762 in Brunswick Co. VA, and died 1799 in Brunswick Co. VA. She married Joel Biggs 7 Apr 1783 in Brunswick Co., VA.
He was born 1748 in Virginia, and died in Clarke Co. Georgia.
| || iii.||Betsy Elder was born 1763 in Brunswick Co. VA. She married Sheridan.
| || iv.||James Elder was born 1765 in Brunswick Co., VA, and died 1824 in Rutherford Co., TN. He married Mary Mason 9 Sep 1789 in Rustburg, Campbell Co., VA.
| || v.||John Elder was born Abt 1766, and died 4 Mar 1812.|
| || vi.||John Ephraim Elder was born 1767 in Brunswick Co. VA, and died 4 Mar 1812. He married Nancy Ann Johns.
She was born 1775 in Virginia, and died 1 Apr 1856.
| || vii.||David Elder was born 7 Jan 1767 in Brunswick County, VA, and died 4 Aug 1853 in Clarke County, Georgia. He married Mary Hill 'Molly' Reade 22 Aug 1784 in Brunswick Co., Virginia.
She was born in Brunswick County, Virginia, and died Bef 23 Jan 1791.
He married Molly Ann Phillips 23 Jan 1797 in Dinwiddie Co, Virginia, daughter of Thomas Phillips.
She was born 1777 in Brunswick Or Dinwiddy County, Virginia, and died Abt 1812 in Clarke County, Georgia.
He married Elizabeth Screven Allen 23 Apr 1813 in Athens, Clarke County, Georgia.
She was born 1785 in Virginia, and died Aft 1850 in Georgia.
| || viii.||Edmond Elder was born 1770 in Brunswick Co. VA.|
|27.|| ix.||Mary (Polly) Elder was born 1772 in , Campbell, Virginia, USA, and died 1828 in , Henderson, Kentucky, USA. She married William Crowley 1801 in Oglethorpe, , Georgia, USA.
He was born 1772 in Pittsylvania Co., VA, and died 5 Sep 1828 in Henderson Co., KY.
She married Joseph Crews 18 Jun 1792 in Campbell Co., VA.
He was born Abt 1770 in Bedford Co, Virginia, and died 1800 in Oglethorpe Co., GA.
| || x.||Jeremiah Elder was born 1773 in Brunswick Co. VA, and died Aft 1801 in Brunswick Co., VA.|
| || xi.||Ephraim Elder was born Abt 1774. He married Sally.