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Sarah Maria "Sally" MOUSER

Sarah Maria "Sally" MOUSER[1]

Female 1751 - 1845  (94 years)

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1223] Jim Vandergriff, compiler, "Vandergriff Family," [Inactive website], Vandergriff Genealogy (INACTIVE: http://www.angelfire.com/mac/vanderj42/0-Vandergriffindex.html : accessed 31 July 2017), entry for Coonrod Adams. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    2. [S1223] Jim Vandergriff, compiler, "Vandergriff Family," [Inactive website], Vandergriff Genealogy (INACTIVE: http://www.angelfire.com/mac/vanderj42/0-Vandergriffindex.html : accessed 31 July 2017), entry for Nicholas Houk. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    3. [S661] 1810 U.S. census, Washington County, Kentucky, p. 889 (penned), line 3, Nicholas Houk household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 16 October 2022); citing National Archives microfilm publication M252, roll 8. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    4. [S1224] 1840 U.S. census, Rockcastle County, Tennessee, no township, p. 9 (stamped), line 7, Richardson Roberts household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 February 2017); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 123. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    5. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), affidavit of Catherine Roberts (1 Nov 1843), [p11 from downloded PDF pension file from Fold3] and declaration of Frederick Houk (1 Nov 1843) [p33]; Sally Houk, Widow of Nicholas Houk (NC line, R.5257), widow's pension no. 6051; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. Catherine Roberts provided a sworn statement that 1) she is the eighth child of Nicholas and Sarah Houk; 2) she was 46 years old on 2 March 1843 [which makes her birth year 1797]; 3) her mother was now a widow; 4) her sister Polly Adams was now 68 years old; 5) her mother and father lived together as husband and wife until her father's death on 6 Aug 1841; 6) her father had a pension of $20 per year until he died for his service in the Revolutionary War; 7) her mother has never remarried since her father died and is still his widow. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    6. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), affidavit of William Murry and Bira Roberts (27 May 1850), [pp 62-63 from downloded PDF pension file from Fold3]; Sally Houk, Widow of Nicholas Houk (NC line, R.5257), widow's pension no. 6051; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. William Murry (a nearby neighbor) and Bira Roberts (attended burials of both Nicholas and Sally Houk) both declared that 1) they knew Nicholas and Sally Houk; 2) some had called her Sarah; 3) she died 2 Apr 1845 at the house of Richardson Roberts; 4) two of their children (Frederick and Kitty/Caty) were still in Kentucky while the remainder of the children moved to Indiana [although Polly was living in Pulaski County, Missouri in 1850 according to census records]. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    7. [S1077] Hiatt Cemetery (Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky; LAT/LON 37.3881302, -84.3326035; located near Lake Linville, take US 75 south past Lake Linville to Rt 25 north (Richmond St.). Go north on Rt. 25 for .8 mi to Green Hill Rd.; turn left onto Red Bud School Rd., the graveyard is on the right), joint grave marker for Nicholas and Sarah M. Houk; personally read, 25 October 2022. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    8. [S963] Ancestry, Find A Grave, database with images (findagrave.com : accessed 19 February 2017), memorial 5863247, Sarah Mauser Houk (1751-1845), created by James Cope (contributor 34771747), maintained by great-grandchild Michael Adams (contributor 48511357), citing Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    9. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), declaration of Richardson Roberts (10 Sep 1845), [pp 57-58 from downloded PDF pension file from Fold3]; Sally Houk, Widow of Nicholas Houk (NC line, R.5257), widow's pension no. 6051; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. Richardson Roberts stated that Sally Houk had eight children, six living and two of which had departed this life without issue; listed were: Frederick Houk, "Polly" (married Cooney Adams, dec'd), "Betsy" (married Joseph Husbands), "Sally" (married William Roberts), and "Caty" (married Richardson Roberts); since John was not listed, it is assumed he was one of the two who "departed this life without issue". 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    10. [S1688] a.k.a. Mauritiuskirche - Evangelische Kirchengemeinde Ofterdingen

    11. [S1257] Evangelische Kirche Nehren (OA. Tübingen), "Württemberg, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1985," database with images, Ancestry (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61023 : accessed 1 February 2008), entry for Hans Michael Mauser and Agatha Gonningerin, p. 21, Nehren u Schingen > Familienregister, Index, Heiraten, Kommunion, Seelenregister, Taufen u Tote 1646-1910, image 313 of 1127; citing Lutherische Kirchenbücher, 1500-1985. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    12. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), certification from Robert Williamson Lincoln County (NC) Clerk (3 Jan 1852), [pp 30 from downloded PDF pension file from Fold3]; Sally Houk, Widow of Nicholas Houk (NC line, R.5257), widow's pension no. 6051; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. Robert Williamson, Lincoln County (NC) Clerk, certified that the marriage bond could not be found for Nicholas Houk and Sarah Mouser. Note also this is the only record that states Sarah's maiden name. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    13. [S963] Ancestry, Find A Grave, database with images (findagrave.com : accessed 19 February 2017), memorial 5863245, Nicholas Houk (1740-1841), created by James Cope (contributor 34771747), maintained by great-grandchild Michael Adams (contributor 48511357), citing Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    14. [S1303] Todd Burton, Todd'sONE, (https://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:3284135&id=I582145096)



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