On This Day in 1842

166 Years Ago Today
Sallie Houston Dougherty and David Bradford were married
on October 25, 1842 in McMinn County, TN.
Sallie was a 1st cousin to Gov. John Letcher of VA.
Named Houston due to her relation to General Sam Houston,
my 3rd great grandaunt was the youngest of 9 children
born to John Dougherty and Hannah Letcher.
  1. John L. Dougherty
  2. William Houston Dougherty
  3. Clarinda Julia Dougherty
  4. Giles Dougherty
  5. James Thompson Dougherty
  6. Julia Ann Dougherty
  7. Mary Ester Dougherty
  8. Mary Hannah Dougherty
  9. Sallie Houston Dougherty b. 1812


October 25, 1942, 66 Years Ago Today Allye Shook was born. She married my 4th cousin, Benny Monte Harless of Bluefield, WV.

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