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Sarah "Sally" ADAMS

Sarah "Sally" ADAMS

Female 1800 - 1863  (63 years)

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  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary)

    1. [S668] Miss May Conway, D.C.C., Washington Co., Ky. Marriage Bonds 1792 - 1825, (Louisville, Kentucky : M. Conway, 1934), p. 3. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S190] Barbara Pugh, compiler, "Burials, Phelps County Missouri," abstracts, USGenWeb Archives, MOGenWeb (http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/phelps/phelpbur.htm : accessed 2 June 2012), entry for "Arthur, Sarah, w/o William, nee Adams," 17 January 1863. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S207] Phelps County Genealogical Society (Mo.), Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Vol. I, (Rolla, Missouri : Phelps County Genealogical Society, 1992), page 16.

    4. [S566] Colleen Arthur, Edgar Springs: Its History and Its People, (Edgar Springs, Missouri : C. Arthur, 1986), p. 62.

    5. [S963] Find A Grave, database with images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 February 2017), memorial page for Rebecca Mary “Polly” Houk Adams (1774–1850), Find A Grave Memorial no. 115325590, Unknown cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri, USA; maintained by E. Robert Malone (contributor 46974534). (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S283] William "Uncle Billy" Arthur Family, manuscript records; box 1, v11, Genealogical Records, Book 10, 1818-1911, p157, John J. Watts Collection, 1874-1912 (R0038); Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science and Technology, G-3 Curtis Laws Wilson Library, Rolla. A collection of notebooks of genealogical records kept by a circuit riding Baptist minister in the northern Ozarks. The records cover Phelps, Pulaski, Texas, and parts of Maries and Dent counties in south-central Missouri. (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S121] 1820 U.S. census, Washington County, Kentucky, population schedule, [No Township], p. 324 (stamped), line 12, Wm Arther household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : citing National Archives microfilm publication M33, roll 29.

    8. [S309] 1830 U.S. census, Crawford County, Missouri, p. 172 (penned), line 22, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M19, roll 72. (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S693] 1840 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, no township, p. 216 (stamped), line 15, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 229. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S1183] 1850 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, population schedule, District #72, p. 109, dwelling 523, family 533, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 July 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 411. (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S312] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Massey, p. 48 (penned), dwelling 319, family 319, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S963] Find A Grave, database with images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 February 2017), memorial page for Rebecca Mary “Polly” Houk Adams (1774–1850), Find A Grave Memorial no. 115325590, unknown location in Phelps County, Missouri; maintained by E. Robert Malone (contributor 46974534) . (Reliability: 2).

    13. [S567] King Cemetery (Liberty Twp., Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.812007°, W-91.858304°; To get to King Cemetery, take Rt. 63 south from Rolla to Vida area; turn west on County Road 7240 (aka Vessie Rd.) Take this road all the way until you get to a T in the road (approx. 3.5 miles). Turn left (still Vessie Road/CR7240) and drive approx. 1/2 mile until you get to the crossing of Little Piney creek, cross the creek, turn a corner, and Claudie Mathis farm is the first gate on the left. You will need to contact Claudie Mathis at --- to get into the gate. Once in, go 1/2 mile to her farm (she'll probably meet you) then keep following the gravel road for another 1/2 mile until it runs out into a clearing. The King Cemetery is just south of the clearing. It should be fenced in, it was cleaned out by Kevin Karnes in 2018. New military gravestones were installed in 2018. Stones for Judge Wright and his two youngest sons who were murdered will be installed the Fall of 2018. For an escort to the cemetery, contact the Phelps County Genealogical Society), Sarah Arthur marker; personally read and photographed, 20 May 2018. (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S669] Margaret Clark Kington, Washington County, Kentucky Marriage Records 1792-1878, (Owensboro, Kentucky : Cook-McDowell Publications, 1981), p. 5. (Reliability: 2).

    15. [S1254] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1804888 : accessed 15 January 2018), William Arthur and Sally Adams, 26 May 1818; citing Washington County (Kentucky) County Clerk, "Marriage Records, 1792-1855"; FHL microfilm 1,534,172, digital folder 7730864, image 134 of 1423. (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S1067] Washington County, Kentucky, "Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records (1852-1910)"; KSA microfilm 241382, Kentucky Dept. of Libraries and Archives, Frankfort., p. 173, entry for William Arthur and Sarah Adams. (Reliability: 3).

    17. [S668] Miss May Conway, D.C.C., Washington Co., Ky. Marriage Bonds 1792 - 1825, (Louisville, Kentucky : M. Conway, 1934), (Reliability: 2).

    18. [S1254] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1804888 : accessed 15 January 2018), William "Arter" and Sally Adams, 26 May 1818; citing Washington County (Kentucky) County Clerk, "Register v. 1, 1792-1825 Returns, 1792-1821"; FHL microfilm 551,245, digital folder 5773083, image 242 of 298, left page, 2nd entry. (Reliability: 3).

    19. [S190] Barbara Pugh, compiler, "Burials, Phelps County Missouri," abstracts, USGenWeb Archives, MOGenWeb (http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/phelps/phelpbur.htm : accessed 2 June 2012), entry for "Arthur, William, h/o Sarah," 16 January 1885. (Reliability: 2).



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