Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Sally Terry 1820 - 1869

Wife of
B.B. Terry
Jan. 25, 1820
May 14, 1869

Buried Hurricane Cemetery, Crittenden County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 28 September 2018.

Blake B. Terry married Sarah Terry, widow, 9 January 1845 Crittenden County. The bondsman was Richard Elson.  [1]

Sarah's first marriage was to Henry C. Terry on 22 March 1838 in Livingston County, Kentucky. Giving permission for the license to be  issued were John Terry, father of the bridegroom,  and Richard Elson, father of the bride.[2]  In 1847, Blake B. Terry was appointed guardian for Amanda C. Terry, infant  heir of Henry Terry dec'd.[3]

B.B. and Sarah Terry, along with children Amanda C., Mary A., Gustavus A., James T., Mary H. and Zachery Terry, are found on the 1850 Crittenden County census.[4]

[1] Brenda Joyce Jerome. Crittenden County, Kentucky Marriage Records, Vol. 1  1842-1865, (Evansville, IN: Evansville Bindery, 1990), 9.
[2] Joyce M. Woodyard. Livingston County, Kentucky Marriage Records Vol. 1 (Oct 1799-July 1839),(Smithland, KY: n.p., 1992), 157.
[3] Crittenden County, Kentucky Court Order Book 1:149, 14 September 1847.
[4] 1850 Crittenden County, Kentucky census, Dist. 1, Roll M432_197, p. 214B, image 243, Ancestry.com.

Published 4 Dec 2018, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/

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