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62. Adeline R. PERKINS85,95 was born in 1819 in Virginia.97,98

Logan County Court Orders, Dec Term 1828, p.408 "Addeline R. Perkins infant orphan of Wm Perkins decd came into Court and made choice of James Perkins as her guardian..."

p.410 James Perkins guardian for Rebecca Perkins. Portion of rent of farm, Hire of Sally, allowance to guardian for board, etc.
24 Jan 1831 Commissioners to settle with James Perkins.
7 Feb 1831. Statement recorded.
p.412 James Perkins guardian for Adaline Perkins. Similar to above.

Adeline R. PERKINS and Armistead S. MOREHEAD were married on 28 May 1839 in Logan County, Kentucky.99 Armistead S. MOREHEAD98, son of Presley MOREHEAD and Mary "Polly" DUNCAN, was born on 14 October 1808 in Kentucky.41,98 He died on 25 November 1865 at the age of 57.41

Apparently Armistead had an earlier marriage. He was 10 years older than Adeline. At least 3 of the children in the 1850 Census born before he married Adeline. Samuel is perhaps the only child of this marriage.

Armistead is also said to have had a son by his black slave, Dinah - Thomas, b. about 1837,
homas Morehead, son of Armistead and Dinah, married Lizzie Bibb in the year 1891. Lizzie was born in October 1869 in Kentucky. Armistead granted Thomas his freedom, and when the American Civil War broke out, Thomas joined the Union forces. He served in Company E of the 129th US Colored Infantry. Thomas and Lizzie gave birth to: John G., born September 1891; Birdie, born June 1893; Carrie L., born March 1894; and David, born July 1895. Thomas died in the year 1913.

Adeline R. PERKINS and Armistead S. MOREHEAD had the following children:

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Samuel MOREHEAD was born in 1840 in Kentucky.98