Notes for Obediah Sexton: 1850 census of Bath Co., Ky, taken 4 Sep 1850, records on page 46 as family #625: Obadiah Sexton, 41, farmer; Mary, 36; Simon, 17; William, 15; Perlema, 13; Levi G., 11; John T., 9; Cynthia A., 7; George W., 3; Caleb D., 1; Benjamin, 18. All born in Kentucky.
1860 census of Bath Co., Ky, records as family #663: Obediah Sexton, 51, farmer; Mary, 49; Thomas, 19; Cynthia, 17; George, 15; Caleb, 12; Nancy, 10. All born in Kentucky.
1870 census of Menifee Co., Ky, precinct 1, records as family #2: Obadiah Sexton, 62, farmer; Mary, 56; Anna, 21; Nancy, 18. All born in Ky. (From an online transcription, which does not list the relationships. There is no Ann in the 1860 census. Anna may be really Cynthia Ann, and a 27 was misread as 21? If she is not the same person as Cynthia, then she may be a daughter-in-law instead of a daughter.)
Name: Obediah SEXTON Age: 71 Estimated birth year: <1809> Birthplace: Kentucky Occupation: Preacher, House Carpenter Relationship to head-of-household: Self Home in 1880: Black Water, Morgan, Kentucky Race: White Gender: Male Spouse's name: Mary M. SEXTON Father's birthplace: VA Mother's birthplace: KY Image Source: Year: 1880; Census Place: Black Water, Morgan, Kentucky; Roll: T9_435; Family History Film: 1254435; Page: 524B; Enumeration District: 86; Image: 0130.
Name: OBEDIAH SEXTON State: KY County: Bath County Township: Owingsville P.O. Year: 1860 Record Type: Federal Population Schedule Page: 090 Database: KY 1860 Federal Census Index
Grantee: Sexton, Obadiah Acres: 100 Book: F-2 Survey Date: 7- 8-1836 County: Mogan WaterCourse: Black Water Reference: THE KENTUCKY LAND GRANTS Volume 1 Part 1 CHAPTER VI KENTUCKY LAND WARRANTS (1816-1873) THE COUNTIES OF KENTUCKY page 720
Grantee: Sexton, Obediah Acres: 50 Book: 5 Survey Date: 11-22-1838 County: Morgan WaterCourse: Blackwater Cr Reference: THE KENTUCKY LAND GRANTS Volume 1, Part 2 CHAPTER X. GRANTS IN THE COUNTY COURT ORDERS (1836-1924) THE COUNTIES OF KENTUCKY page 1679
More About Obediah Sexton: Date born 2: 1809, Montgomery Co., KY.
More About Obediah Sexton and Mary Magdeline Davis: Marriage: 07 Jul 1829, Morgan Co., KY.2928, 2929
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