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64. Sarah WALTERS33 was born in 1796 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.

The manuscript file found in the library in Paris, Henry Co TN, had this Sarah placed in the family of John & Rhoda Walters, who also lived in Grainger Co along with Obadiah's family. She's a bit too old to belong to John & Rhoda and I'm sure she was Obadiah's daughter.

Grainger Co marriages:
Hagner Bray to Sally "Waters" on 12 Aug 184. Henry Bray, Bondsman.

This couple is about the right age.
1830 Census Claiborne Co TN
Stogner Bray 1m -5, 1m 5-10, 1m 40-50. 1f 5-10, 2f 10-15m 1f 30-40
also on the same page:
Abijah Bray & family, oldest male age 20-30; oldest female 30-40
Benjamin Bray Sr. 1m age 70-80. 1f 5-10, 1f 10-15, 1f 20-30, 1f 60-70
and Rebecca Walters, living alone, age 20-30.

Not there in 1840 and no Brays at all found in Grainger Co.

In 1840, Whitley Co KY, I found a Stogner Bray.
1m 10-15, 1m 15-20, 1m 40-50. 1f -5, 1f 5-10, 1f 40-50.

In 1850, Stogner Bray was still in Whitley Co KY but his wife then was Polly, age 60, b. in TN. He was age 65, b. TN.

Sarah WALTERS and Hagner BRAY were married on 12 August 1814 in Grainger County, Tennessee.41 Hagner BRAY33 was born (date unknown).