KK's Family History

Researching the Kult & Lawhorn and Case & Collier Families

Sarah "Sally" ADAMS

Sarah "Sally" ADAMS

Female 1800 - 1863  (63 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Sources 
    1. [S668] Miss May Conway, D.C.C., Washington Co., Ky. Marriage Bonds 1792 - 1825, (Louisville, Kentucky : M. Conway, 1934), p. 3. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    2. [S567] King Cemetery (Liberty Twp., Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON 37.812007N, -91.858304W; take Rt. 63 south from Rolla to Vida area; turn west on County Road 7240 (aka Vessie Rd.) Take this road all the way until you get to a T in the road (approx. 3.5 miles). Turn left (still Vessie Road/CR7240) and drive approx. 1/2 mile until you get to the crossing of Little Piney creek, cross the creek, turn a corner, and Claudie Mathis farm is the first gate on the left. You will need to contact Claudie Mathis at --- to get into the gate. Once in, go 1/2 mile to her farm (she'll probably meet you) then keep following the gravel road for another 1/2 mile until it runs out into a clearing. The King Cemetery is just south of the clearing. It should be fenced in, it was cleaned out by Kevin Karnes in 2018. New military gravestones were installed in 2018. Stones for Judge Wright and his two youngest sons who were murdered will be installed the Fall of 2018. For an escort to the cemetery, contact the Phelps County Genealogical Society), Sarah Arthur marker; Personally read and photographed; stone found on ground, raised and repaired by Garret Gabel, 20 May 2018. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    3. [S207] Phelps County Genealogical Society (Mo.), Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Vol. I, (Rolla, Missouri : Phelps County Genealogical Society, 1992), page 16. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    4. [S566] Colleen Arthur, Edgar Springs: Its History and Its People, (Edgar Springs, Missouri : C. Arthur, 1986), p. 62. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    5. [S283] William "Uncle Billy" Arthur Family, manuscript records; box 1, v11, Genealogical Records, Book 10, 1818-1911, p157, John J. Watts Collection, 1874-1912 (R0038); Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science and Technology, G-3 Curtis Laws Wilson Library, Rolla. A collection of notebooks of genealogical records kept by a circuit riding Baptist minister in the northern Ozarks. The records cover Phelps, Pulaski, Texas, and parts of Maries and Dent counties in south-central Missouri. NOTE: As of 2023, All volumes of the JJ Watts collection are now ONLINE at https://digital.shsmo.org/digital/collection/genealogy/search/searchterm/John%20J.%20Watts publicly available and free to search. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    6. [S159] 1810 U.S. census, Washington County, Kentucky, p. 350 (stamped), line 11, Conard Adams household; digital image, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1803765 : accessed 15 August 2022); FHL digital folder 4185989, image 347 of 407; citing NARA microfilm publication M252, roll 8. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    7. [S121] 1820 U.S. census, Washington County, Kentucky, population schedule, [No Township], p. 324 (stamped), line 12, Wm Arther household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 10 September 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M33, roll 29. 
      Evidence Analysis: an ORIGINAL source with PRIMARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    8. [S309] 1830 U.S. census, Crawford County, Missouri, p. 172 (penned), line 22, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M19, roll 72. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    9. [S693] 1840 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, no township, p. 216 (stamped), line 15, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 229. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    10. [S1183] 1850 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, population schedule, District #72, p. 109, dwelling 523, family 533, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 July 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 411. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    11. [S312] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Massey, p. 48 (penned), dwelling 319, family 319, William Arthur household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    12. [S1688] In January 1858, Massey township was formed as: Beginning at the northwest corner of Section 2, in Township 37, Range 7 west; thence south to the southwest corner of Section 38, Range 6 west; thence west to the place of beginning, with the ballot-box at M.C. Hale's. After the 1860 census, this township was changed names (now part of Dillon Twp.) Source: https://genealogytrails.com/mo/phelps/county_history.html

    13. [S567] King Cemetery (Liberty Twp., Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON 37.812007N, -91.858304W; take Rt. 63 south from Rolla to Vida area; turn west on County Road 7240 (aka Vessie Rd.) Take this road all the way until you get to a T in the road (approx. 3.5 miles). Turn left (still Vessie Road/CR7240) and drive approx. 1/2 mile until you get to the crossing of Little Piney creek, cross the creek, turn a corner, and Claudie Mathis farm is the first gate on the left. You will need to contact Claudie Mathis at --- to get into the gate. Once in, go 1/2 mile to her farm (she'll probably meet you) then keep following the gravel road for another 1/2 mile until it runs out into a clearing. The King Cemetery is just south of the clearing. It should be fenced in, it was cleaned out by Kevin Karnes in 2018. New military gravestones were installed in 2018. Stones for Judge Wright and his two youngest sons who were murdered will be installed the Fall of 2018. For an escort to the cemetery, contact the Phelps County Genealogical Society), Sarah Arthur marker; personally read and photographed; stone found on ground, raised and repaired by Garret Gabel, 20 May 2018. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    14. [S963] Ancestry, Find A Grave, database with images (findagrave.com : accessed 19 February 2017), memorial 115325590, Rebecca Mary "Polly" Houk Adams (1774-1850), created by E. Robert Malone (contributor 46974534), citing unknown location in Phelps County, Missouri, USA. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    15. [S190] Barbara Pugh, compiler, "Burials, Phelps County Missouri," online abstract, USGenWeb Archives, MOGenWeb (http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/phelps/phelpbur.htm : accessed 2 June 2012), entry for "Arthur, Sarah, w/o William, nee Adams," 17 January 1863. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    16. [S567] King Cemetery (Liberty Twp., Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON 37.812007N, -91.858304W; take Rt. 63 south from Rolla to Vida area; turn west on County Road 7240 (aka Vessie Rd.) Take this road all the way until you get to a T in the road (approx. 3.5 miles). Turn left (still Vessie Road/CR7240) and drive approx. 1/2 mile until you get to the crossing of Little Piney creek, cross the creek, turn a corner, and Claudie Mathis farm is the first gate on the left. You will need to contact Claudie Mathis at --- to get into the gate. Once in, go 1/2 mile to her farm (she'll probably meet you) then keep following the gravel road for another 1/2 mile until it runs out into a clearing. The King Cemetery is just south of the clearing. It should be fenced in, it was cleaned out by Kevin Karnes in 2018. New military gravestones were installed in 2018. Stones for Judge Wright and his two youngest sons who were murdered will be installed the Fall of 2018. For an escort to the cemetery, contact the Phelps County Genealogical Society), Sarah Arthur marker; Personally read and photographed; stone found on ground, raised and repaired by Garret Gabel, 20 May 2018. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    17. [S963] Ancestry, Find A Grave, database with images (findagrave.com : accessed 16 October 2023), memorial 79294028, Sarah Adams Arthur (1799-1863), created by Garrett Gabel (contributor 46605034), citing King Cemetery, Phelps County, Missouri, USA. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    18. [S669] Margaret Clark Kington, Washington County, Kentucky Marriage Records 1792-1878, (Owensboro, Kentucky : Cook-McDowell Publications, 1981), p. 5. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    19. [S1254] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1804888 : accessed 15 January 2018), marriage bond of William Arthur, Jr. and Henry Adams (Sally's older brother) for marriage of William Arthur to Sally Adams, 26 May 1818; citing Washington County (Kentucky) County Clerk, "Marriage Records, 1792-1855"; FHL digital folder 7730864 > image 134 of 1423; 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    20. [S1067] Washington County, Kentucky, "Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records (1852-1910)," p. 173, entry for William Arthur and Sarah Adams; KSA microfilm 241382, Kentucky Dept. for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    21. [S668] Miss May Conway, D.C.C., Washington Co., Ky. Marriage Bonds 1792 - 1825, (Louisville, Kentucky : M. Conway, 1934), 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    22. [S1254] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1804888 : accessed 15 January 2018), William "Arter" and Sally Adams, 26 May 1818; citing Washington County (Kentucky) County Clerk, "Register v. 1, 1792-1825 Returns, 1792-1821"; FHL digital folder 5773083 > image 242 of 298, left page, 2nd entry; 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    23. [S190] Barbara Pugh, compiler, "Burials, Phelps County Missouri," online abstract, USGenWeb Archives, MOGenWeb (http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/phelps/phelpbur.htm : accessed 2 June 2012), entry for "Arthur, William, h/o Sarah," 16 January 1885. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    24. [S1254] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1804888 : accessed 13 August 2022), William Arthur and Sally Adams, permission to marry by Conrod Adams; citing Washington County (Kentucky) County Clerk, "1817-1821"; FHL digital folder 7730868 > image 135 of 1836; 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information



  • Webmaster Message

    I strive to document all of our sources in this family tree. If you have something to add, please let us know.