Facts and Events
Records of Sarah Dyer in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley's Augusta County Court Judgements:
- MAY 21, 1747 - (196) Sarah Hays, widow of George, Adm'tes on George's estate.
- MAY, 1750 (B). - Thomas Nevitt vs. Edmiston and wife.--Petition. George Heas (Hays) made note to plaintiff 12th June, 1745, and died, leaving widow, Sarah, who married James Edmiston. Writ dated 25th May, 1749. Thomas Nevitt was a Quaker from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
- NOVEMBER, 1758 (B). - Patton's executor vs. Edmondson.--The widow Sara Hays married James Edmondson between 1748 (date of bond), and 1757 (bringing of suit).
- MARCH, 1758 (C). - Borden's Executors vs. James Edmonson and Sarah: late Sarah Hays.-- Was unmarried 17th May 1748. James Hays, son of Sarah. Signature of Patrick Hays.
Information on Sarah Dyer
Sarah's maiden name was Dyer. She married George Hays around 1730. They had six children before he died in 1747. They are James, Anne , George, Thomas, Mary Polly and John.
She remarried James Edminston around 1748 and had the following children Samuel, Dorathea, William, Sarah & Robert
Other sources claim Sarah was a Smith, daughter of James Abraham Smith.