Notes for Mary Sarah Walker: Jan. 1855 the McLennan County Court gave custody of Sarah and James R. 's children to John M. Stephen Jr. Does this mean that Mary Walker Stephen Sterling was living in McLennan County in 1855?
Sarah remarried on 28 Dec 1942 to Lorenzo Sterling, who ran a saloon and liquor establishment.
Family oral history says that Sarah and Lorenzo were the parents of Ross S. Sterling, governor of Texas, but other sources disagree.
Sarah and Lorenzo are not found in the 1850 Washington County, Tx. , though James B. Stephen history 1984 said Mary was still living in Washington County, Tx when her children were awared by the court in McLennan county to John M. Stephen, Jr.
More About Mary Sarah Walker: Date born 2: September 18, 1822 Burial: May 1889, Cobbs-Walker Family Cemetery, McLennan Co., TX.4769
More About Mary Sarah Walker and James R. Stephen: Marriage: June 25, 1838, Washington County, Republic of TX.4770, 4771
Marriage Notes for Mary Sarah Walker and James R. Stephen: James B. Stephen had marriage date 28 June 1838.
More About Mary Sarah Walker and Lorenzo Sterling: Marriage: December 28, 1842, Washington County, Republic of TX.4772
Children of Mary Sarah Walker and James R. Stephen are:
+Elizabeth Jane Stephen, b. January 31, 1840, Washington County, Republic of Texas4773, d. December 22, 1885, Waco, McLennan County, TX.