Sarah Casey1 daughter of James Casey and Unknown Kirkland was born on Dec 16, 1820 in Richmond Co, NC.2 She. Sarah /Sally Casey was born about 1820 to James Calvin Casey Sr. andhis wife which is unknown. Sarah was probably born in Richmond Co NC.
1830 Richmond Co NC: female 5-10 living with James Casey family
1833 Barbour Co AL: 1 of 2 females < 21 living with James Casey. Shemoved with her parents to Barbour Co AL before 1833.
1840 Barbour Co AL: 1 of 2 females 10-15 living with James Casey
In the Feb 1842 Barbour Co AL Orphan's Court, Sarah Casey received apayment of $30.00 from the estate of her deceased brother, MilesCasey. Their brother, Lemuel, was administrator of the estate andtheir father, James Sr., was the guardian of the children of MilesCasey.
Sometime before 1850 she married Bartley W. Ketchum, son of DavidKetchum and Mary Ann L.
In the 1850 Barbour Co AL census, the family consisted of Bartley W.26 AL and Sarah 28 NC.
In the 1860 Barbour Co census, Bartley is 34 and Sarah is 37. Livingwith them are WW 16, James K. P. 14, Lafayette 12, John W. 10 Mary 8AL, and Francis M. 6. It is assumed that WW, James K. P., andLafayette are probably cousins since they did not appear in Bartley'sfather will.
On Dec 3, 1861, Bartley sold Nathan R. Phillips, (his wife's neice,husband of Lemuel's sister Mary), the NW4NW4 of T8R24 S36 for $60. EWCasey and Juleann Casey were witnesses. [156 R], p292
In the 1870 Dale Co census, there is Sarah Ketchum 47 farmer NC,Lafayette 21 AL (Bartley's relative), John 19 AL, Marion 15 AL, M. E.17 f AL, and Elizabeth 8 f AL. Bartley is not listed.
On Sep 21, 1870, Bartley and Sarah sold 180 acres to William W.Ketcham. According to the Jackson Co FL 1900 census, Bartley marriedSarah J. in 1871.
Sarah Casey Ketchum has not been found in the 1880 census.
She died on Oct 2, 1894 and is buried in the Union cemetery in Ozark,Dale Co AL.
Sarah Casey was listed in the household of James Casey in the census in 1830 in Richmond Co, NC.3
Sarah was a resident in the household of James Casey in the state census in 1833 in Barbour Co, AL.4
She married Bartley W. Ketchum son of David Ketchum and Mary Ann Walker c. 1845 in Barbour Co, AL.
Sarah Casey was listed in the household of Bartley W. Ketchum in the census in 1850 in Division 23, Barbour Co, AL.5 Sarah was a Principal 2 at Census:HH of Bartley W. Ketchum in 1860 in Beat 15, Barbour Co, Alabama.6
Sarah Casey was the Head of Household in the census in 1870 in Beat 1 - Ozark, Dale Co, Alabama. Sarah Ketchum 47 NC can't read/write farmer, Lafayette 21 AL farmer, John 19 AL farm laborer, Marion 15 AL farm laborer can't r/w, M E 17 AL, Elizabeth 8 AL.7
Sarah Casey was the Head of Household in the census in 1880 in Beat 1, Dale Co, Alabama. Sarah Ketcham 55 NC NC NC, Lafayette son 31 farmer AL NC NC, Marion 25 AL NC NC farmer, Lizzie 17 AL NC NC sews.9
Personal Research/Notes. Custom Id: 8;
Find A Grave. Custom Id: 48; online.
1830 United States Federal Census
1850 United States Federal Census. Custom Id: 237; ancestry.com.
1860 United States Federal census. Custom Id: 248; ancestry.com.
1870 United States Federal Census. Custom Id: 253; ancestry.com.
Barbour County Alabama 1833-1885 Deed Book S, 1866-1868; LDS film1294014 & 1294015. Custom Id: 341; LDS Church microfilm.
1880 United States Federal Census. Custom Id: 241; ancestry.com.