Person:Dorcas Overton (1)

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Dorcas Overton
b.abt. 1780 North Carolina
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Name Dorcas Overton
Gender Female
Birth[1] abt. 1780 North Carolina
Marriage bef. 1808 to Joseph Haynes, of Knox County, KY
Death? aft. 1850 Knox County, Kentucky
References
  1. Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  2.   Jillson, Willard Rouse, and Kentucky. State Land Office. The Kentucky land grants: a systematic index to all of the land grants recorded in the State Land Office at Frankfort, Kentucky, 1782-1924. (Louisville, KY: Standard Printing Co., 1925).

    Grantee: Dorcus Hains
    Number of Acres: 50
    Survey Date: 23 Sep 1823
    County: Knox
    Watercourse: S Fk Clear Cr
    Book Number: P

  3.   United States. 1830 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M19).

    Name: Dorens Harins
    [Dorcus Hains]
    Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Knox, Kentucky
    Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 2
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1 [b. bet. 1771-1780]
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 4
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 7
    Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 7

  4.   United States. 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M704).

    Name: Doreas Haines
    [Dorcas Haines]
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Knox, Kentucky
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 60 thru 69: 1 [b. bet. 1771-1780]
    Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
    No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 4
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
    Total Free White Persons: 8
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 8

  5.   United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432).

    Name: Dorcas Haynes
    Age: 70
    Birth Year: abt 1780
    Birthplace: North Carolina
    Home in 1850: Knox, Kentucky, USA
    Gender: Female
    Family Number: 315
    Household Members: Name Age
    Richard Haynes 42 [Dorcas Haynes' son]
    Nelly Haynes 25
    Dorcas Haynes 70
    William Evans 20