In 1812 Peter Sandifer came from South Carolina on pack horses and first settled at "Thick Wood" near Baton Rouge,La.. and from there he settled in East Feliciana Parish,La.. His daughter Elizabeth married Gilbert Grubbs in La. in 1817 and they had a son Peter Grubbs born 1819 in La. In 1820 Peter Sandifer,Sr. and Gilbert Grubbs Families came to Pike Co. Ms.(now Walthall Co.) Peter settled On Magees Creek and Gilbert Settled on Union Creek. Elizabeth was the sister of William, Jackson, Peter,Jr. and Robert Sandifer. The desendants of Peter Sandifer,Sr. scattered to other Cos. in Ms. The Sandifer's of Simpson Co. were descendants of Peter,Sr.