Sarah Martin Flynt

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Personal and Family Information

Sarah was born on 11 MAR 1810 in Tennessee, the daughter of Richard 5 Flynt and Eleanor Clayton.

She died on 9 FEB 1885 in Hardeman County, Tennessee.

Her husband was Joel Ferguson, who she married on 11 Feb 1834 in Hardeman County, Tennessee. Their seven known children were William (1836-?), Richard C (1840-1856), Elizabeth (1842-?), James Polk (1845-1888), Joseph Stephen Flynt (1848-1874), Thomas Leonidas (1851-1915) and Sarah Ann Eliza (1853-1939).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Sarah Martin Flynt
(1810-1885)

 

Richard 5 Flynt
(1779-1844)

 

Richard 4 Flynt
(c1750-c1781)

 

Richard 3 Flynt
(1720-1792)

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Ann Perry
(-c1751)

 
   

Sally Martin
(-1824)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Eleanor Clayton
(1787-1839)

 

John Sr Clayton
(1759-1801)

 

Stephen Clayton
(1735-1819)

 
   

Mary Dennum
(1736-1821)

 
   

Charity Banner
(1764-1817)

   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth11 MAR 1810
Place: Tennessee
Address: Cemetery Records of Hardeman county, Tennessee, Vol VI. Century Enterprises, Huntsville Ark. 1972.1850 Census, Hardeman Cty, family 610
Death9 FEB 1885
Place: Hardeman County, Tennessee
Address: Cemetery Records of Hardeman county, Tennessee, Vol VI. Century Enterprises, Huntsville Ark. 1972.
Census26 SEP 1850
Place: Hardeman County, Tennessee
Age: 39 born Tennessee
Address: family 610, dwelling 610 with husband Joel Furgerson and 5 children brother Richard and sisters Caroline and Susan next door
Cause: 1850 Census
Census 1850 Tennessee, Hardeman, Lincoln, and Fayette Counties
Source: Census 1850 Tennessee, Hardeman, Lincoln, and Fayette Counties
Authors: US Federal Census
Date: SEP 1850
Publisher: ancestry.com

BurialFEB 1885
Place: Mt Comfort Cemetery, Hardeman County, Tennessee
Age: 75
Address: Hardeman county, Tennessee N35° 09.877’ W89° 10.729’ http://www.bookofbowie.net/MtComfort.html
Cemetery Records of Hardeman County Tennessee, Vol VI http://files.usgwarchives.org/tn/hardeman/cemeteries/mtcomfort.txt
Source: Cemetery Records of Hardeman County Tennessee, Vol VI http://files.usgwarchives.org/tn/hardeman/cemeteries/mtcomfort.txt
Publisher: http://www.bookofbowie.net/MtComfort.html

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Other Event1844
Place: Hardeman County Tenn, Will Book 3,
Age: 34
Type: Will
Address: Hardeman County Tenn, Will Book 3, pages 187 and 188, Richard Flynt Will Recorded 18 Sept 1844. named daughter Sarah and 8 siblings
Cause: Richard Flynt Will Recorded 18 Sept 1844.
Will - Flynt, Richard 1844
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Notes

Note 1

Ferguson, Sarah M flynt wf. of Joel Ferguson, 11 March 1810 - 9 Feb 1885 (Dau of Richard and Eleanor Flynt)

N35° 09.877’ W89° 10.729’

In Memory of our Mother

Sarah M.

wife of Joel Ferguson

Born Mar 11, 1810

Died Feb 9, 1885

As a wife devoted...... continues, 7 lines, I couldn't read...

her Parents, brothers, husband, children and other relatives also buried in Mt Comfort Cemetary.

Note 2

Will Richard Flynt 1844

Item 2nd. My wish and desire is that my son Stephen C Flynt and my daughter Sarah V. Ferguson xxxx xxxxxthe property xxxxx grown by Mr Consetting of four hundred & fifty dollars in cash. Cow & calf Bill & furniture each.

Item4th............,and other property willed to my older children that have left the family.

Item 7th I do hereby numerate and appoint my son in law Joel Ferguson & my son Joseph B Flynt-my true and lawful Executers to dispose of my property as above denoted. My wish is that they take charge of and retain in their possession the property of my two grand children until they become of age.

Sources

  1. Census 1850 Tennessee, Hardeman, Lincoln, and Fayette Counties
    Source: Census 1850 Tennessee, Hardeman, Lincoln, and Fayette Counties
    Authors: US Federal Census
    Date: SEP 1850
    Publisher: ancestry.com
  2. Cemetery Records of Hardeman County Tennessee, Vol VI http://files.usgwarchives.org/tn/hardeman/cemeteries/mtcomfort.txt
    Source: Cemetery Records of Hardeman County Tennessee, Vol VI http://files.usgwarchives.org/tn/hardeman/cemeteries/mtcomfort.txt
    Publisher: http://www.bookofbowie.net/MtComfort.html