Nice to hear from you. It would seem reasonable that your Sarah was related to the Humphries of Campbell/Douglas Co. Ga. since she married a Joiner. My great-great grandfather William Humphries's second wife was Celia Ann Elizabeth Joiner, daughter of Wells Joiner and Celia Ann Causey (my family is descended from the first wife).
Unfortunately, I can't place your Sarah in any family of Humphries that I know of in Campbell Co., Ga about 1860. My Humphries family is descended from William and Sarah Humphries, who settled in Campbell Co. around 1830. The part they lived in became Douglas County in 1879. Their known sons are Merrell, John W., Wiley T. and Nathaniel. Merrell, John W. and Nathaniel have known daughters named Sarah and although it is not impossible that any one of them had another daughter by the same name, they are both in the 1860 Campbell Co. census and neither one has a 2 year old girl named Sarah. Merrell also had a daughter Sarah, but he died in 1855, so he could not have had a 2nd daughter named Sarah born in 1858. (Merrell was living in Dekalb Co. Ga. when he died.) Merrell's known daughter Sarah is also accounted for. Wiley T. never married and had no children to anyone's knowledge. This family goes back to John and Mary White Humphries who lived in Brunswick Co., Va. in 1738. John's father may have been Evan Humphries of Surry Co., Va., who was there by 1677.
There was indeed another Humphries family that lived in Campbell Co. at about the same time. They lived in the south part of the county that became Fulton Co. later on. They are related to Elijah Humphries who is supposed to go back to a John Humphries of Northumberland Co., VA in 1655. There is no blood relation known between this family and the Humphries who lived in the northern part of Campbell Co. If you go to the Humphries genforum and search for the word "Richards," you will see a conversation I had with Barbara Richards about these two different Humphries families a few years ago.
There are a couple of random Humphries in Campbell Co. that have not been attached to either one of these families. I tried to check the 1860 Campbell Co. Ga. census using ancestry.com this morning but it told me there were no Humphries (any spelling) in the Campbell Co. Georgia U.S. census in 1860. I know this to be false because I have seen the records myself and gotten to them through Ancestry before. I don't know why I spend the money on it any more.
So I will check my paper records and see if I can find information on any of the "stray" Humphries that were around Campbell Co. then. My Humphries family had cousins living all around Atlanta. Maybe Sarah "Evaline" was a cousin who came to visit and stayed to marry a Joiner. Or perhaps she is from an unknown branch of the family, but everyone I know about is accounted for. I wish I had more positive information for you, but unfortunately, there is no known "branch" in this family on which to hang your Sarah.
But I will poke around in my records and see if something comes up.
Once again, it was good to hear from you.
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