Posted By:Diana Gale Matthiesen
Subject:Re: Problem w/Carroll Co tombstone readings - Joshua SUMNER as example
Post Date:March 24, 2009 at 12:08:59
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Forum:Carroll County, VA Genealogy Forum
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Someone has contacted me assuring me that there is a marriage recording showing that the woman who married Andrew Jackson CARRICO did so as Sarah SUMNER. Therefore, Joshua SUMNER's second wife was, indeed, Sarah Elizabeth (nee EDWARDS) EDWARDS. This changes the address of Joshua's family group sheet to:

Presumably, then, the woman in the grave next to Joshua would be Joshua's first wife, Sarah (nee DAVIS) SUMNER because his second wife would have been buried as Sarah CARRICO.