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18. Sarah A. "Sally" HARRISON was born on 18 July 1829 in Estill County, Kentucky.6,11 She died on 4 July 1901 at the age of 71 in Jackson County, Kentucky.

1860 Census. Jackson Co KY, Hh 429
Elisha Isaaks, age 36, famer, b. KY
Sarah 27.
Nathan 12. John 6. Ann J. 4. Mary Jane & Hiram both age 2. William, 3 months.

1870 Census. Kavanaugh Prec 4, Jackson, KY, P.O. McKee, Hh 110
Elisha Isaacs, 47. Sarah, 40.
Nathan 22. John B. 17. Anna J. 16. Mary J. 14. Hiram 13. Nancy 11. William 9. Lewis 7. Samuel 5.

1880 Census. Kavanaugh, Jackson, KY, Hh 364
Elisha Isaacs, 52. Sally, 49, wife
Hiram G., 24, son. Mary J., 22, Dau. William P., 20, son. Delilah, 17, dau. Lewis, 15, son
Nanry R., 14, dau.

1900 Census. Kavanaugh, Jackson, KY, Hh 166
Elisha Isaacs, b. Mar 1828, age 72
Sarah, wife, b. Jul 1830, age 69
Lewis Issacs was in Hh 161 with his family, b. Jul 1864

Find A Grave Memorial# 5987882. Buried Lakes Cemetery (Wind Cave), Jackson Co, KY

Sarah A. "Sally" HARRISON and Elisha ISAACS were married on 4 November 1852 in Estill County, Kentucky. Elisha ISAACS, son of Godfrey S. ISAACS and Elizabeth "Betsey" HOWARD, was born on 27 March 1827 in Kentucky. He died on 11 November 1904 at the age of 77 in Jackson County, Kentucky.

Elisha had possibly been married before he married Sally Harrison in 1852. The 1860 census shows him with a probable son, Patton, age 12, or born 1848. Later this son seems to be named Nathan...
In 1850, Elisha doesn't appear with a wife and son. Was this a child of Sally's?

Said to be in Owsley Co, 1850, then Jackson Co 1860-1900.
The 1850 Cemetery, Owsley, Hh 340, has Elisha Isaacs, age 26, living with Samuel Brandenberg and family as a laborer.

July 1863
Civil War Draft Registration: Garrard, Madison Co KY and others
JacksonCo: Godfrey Issacs, 38, b. VA. Elisha Isaacs, 35, b. VA

Said to be buried Lakes Cemetery (Wind Cave Cemetery) behind Wind Cave Church, Jackson Co, KY. Many burials are listed twice on FindAGrave.

Sarah A. "Sally" HARRISON and Elisha ISAACS had the following children:

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Nathan ISAACS was born on 28 March 1848 in Kentucky. He died after 1870 at the age of 22.

Maybe not Sally Harrison's child. They didn't marry until 1852. But Elisha in 1850 seems to have been a single man. I have not found any such child in 1850.

There is a son of Elisha & Sally listed on FindAGrave (they didn't marry until 1852) - b. 28 Mar 1848, Jackson Co, death unknown, buried Wind Cave Cemetery where Elisha and Sally are buried. His name is listed as Nathan H. Isaacs. The 1860 & 1870 Census does have a Nathan, age 12 and then 22, in the household. Since he is five years older than his nearest sibling, it would appear that Elisha may have had a brief earlier marriage.

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John Henry ISAACS.

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Anna Jane ISAACS was born on 10 July 1854 in Madison County, Kentucky.

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Hiram G. ISAACS was born on 15 March 1856 in Kentucky. He died on 7 December 1910 at the age of 54. He was buried in Wind Cave Cemetery, Jackson County, Kentucky.

Hiram was married to Malinda Lakes - she was born 29 May 1856, died 12 July 1915. They share a grave marker in Wind Cave Cemetery, Jackson Co KY

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Mary Jane ISAACS.

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William P. ISAACS.

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Delilah ISAACS was born in 1863 in Kentucky.

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Lewis ISAACS was born in July 1864 in Kentucky.

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Nancy R. ISAACS was born in 1866 in Kentucky.