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Subject:Re: Henrys in the Catawba River area of NC/SC
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V. SARAH DRUCILLA PICKENS, dau of Capt. John and Sarah Swearengin Pickens, b.1779 in Pendleton Dist. S.C. - d. December 24, 1863, Summerville, GA

m. William Henry, son of John and Katherine Houston Henry, Pendleton Dist. S.C., b. june 30, 1777 in N.C. - died 1856 at Summerville, Georgia, Chattooga Co. They first moved to Cowetta Co. Ga., he was a merchant. Later moved to Walker Co. GA in 1834. They had:

1. Elizabeth Henry - b. Aug. 7, 1802 - d. Oct. 31, 1879 m. Thomas Beatty, and had:
(1) Sarah Margaret Caroline Beatty - m. David Crockett Blaylock.
(2) William Montgomery Beatty - m. Caroline Dodson
(3) Amanda C. Geatty - m. Nathaniel Gilbreath

2. Sarah Pickens Henry - b. Feb. 2, 1804 - d. April 3, 1852 m. James Hutchinson, They moved to S.C. and they had:
(1) Margaret Hutchinson - b. 1830 - m. Dr Wilson M. Ligon
(2) Sarah Hutchinson - b. 1832 - m. John Redwine
(3) David Hutchinson - b. 1834 - went west, nothing further known
(4) William Hutchinson - b. 1837 - killed in Civil War
(5) St. Joseph Hutchinson - b. 1839 - m. Mytie Harris
(6) Mary Hutchinson - b. 1842 - m. John Andrew Johnson
(7) Arthur Hutchinson - b. 1845 - killed in Florida in Civil War

3. John Pickens Henry - b. Jan. 18, 1806 - d. Jan. 2, 1862 m. Patience Powell in Cowetta Co. GA and they had:
(1) Elizabeth Henry - died young
(2) Martha Caroline Henry - m. David Elder
(3) Katherine Amanda Henry - m. (1) Jonathan Selman m. (2) Eli Hoyle Rhyne
(4) Sarah Henry - m. John A. Franks
(5) John Joseph Powell Henry - m. Delilah Selman
(6) Ellen Henry - m. James Selman
(7) William Francis Henry - m. (1) Julia E. Harper m. (2) Anna Edwards m. (3) Ophelia Bryant
(8) Thomas Pickens Henry - m. (1) Sallie Harper m. (2) Frances Bryant m. (3) Mrs Mary Bowman Little
(9) Michael Virginia Henry - m. John Strain

4. Katherine Henry - b. ca. 1809 - d. 1879 m. Charles Cleghorn, and they had two children:
(1) Sarah Caroline Claghorn - died unmarried
(2) Samuel B. Cleghorn - m. Mary Eugenia Nance.

5. William Joseph Henry - b. Dec. 26, 1811 - d. Jan. 11, 1873 m. Sarah Hoge, they moved to Florida, and had:
(1) James Edward Henry - m. Abigail C. Hunter
(2) Catherine Elizabeth Henry - died unmarried.
(3) Susan Virginia Henry - m. George C. Mattox
(4) William Taylor Henry - m. Melissa Young Hunter
(5) Charles Montgomery Henry m. (1) Susanne Heath (2) Nancy B. Thrasher
(6) John Calhoun Henry - m. Olivia J. Mizelle
(7) Arthur Joseph Henry - m. Martha Irene Rice
(8) Daniel Baker Henry - died as a child
(9) Lillie Pickens Henry - m. Edward D. McLeod, Sr.

6. Amanda Ellen Henry - b. June 16, 1816 - d. April 15, 1894 m. John Allen White in Walker Co. GA in 1835. They had:
(1) Sarah Caroline White - m. James Berryman Foster
(2) William Allen White - died in the Civil War
(3) Thomas B. White - m. Almira Clemenvine David
(4) Henry White - m. Ann Waller
(5) Joseph Pickens White - b. 1894


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(6) David Madison White - m. Nora Knox
(7) Frances Elizabeth White - m. James Edgar Beaty
(8) Emma Rudicil White - m. Albumas Jurd Dozier

7. Caroline Henry - b. ca. 1819 - d. October 17, 1835 She died at age of 16 while attending school at Cassville, Ga. Buried in the Henry cemetery at Summerville, Ga.

NOTE: A much fuller account of the Henry family may be found in History of The Family of William and Sarah Pickens Henry compiled by Susie Blaylock McDaniell, Ringgold, GA, July 1961.