01 May 2013

Wedding Wednesday -

Marriage Record for Sarah Metcalf & John Davis, ceremony performed 20 NOV 1826 in Madisonville, Hopkins County, Kentucky.  
John & Sarah were the parents of at least five children, Thomas, Cynthia, Catherine, Francis and Susan Davis. 

On 27 JUL 1852, Sarah filed for divorce from John, stating that he had been cruel for past 5 years. Cruelty included mistreating and beating her.  The outcome of the divorce was never found.  However, In the estate & will of Isaac Metcalf,(her father) Sarah is named as Sarah Davis, Widow. That was 13 SEP 1860. Recorded in December Court 14 DEC 1860.

Sarah & John's daughter, Catherine was the GG grandmother to Mr. Brown Eyes.



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