Valentine Austin Lang is in Angelina County, Texas for the 1850 census with his wife, Mary Ann,that he married "within the year".
It is believed her name was Mary Ann Sumrall, daughter of James Alexander Sumrall Sr. and Susannah Parker.
Where was Valentine and Mary Ann for the 1860 census?
For the 1870 cesus Valentine is in Montgomery County, Texas shown as a widower with 2 sons, William Austin and Lafayette Alexander and a daughter believed to be named Ann Elizabeth.
In 1872 Valentine married Frances McKim, a widow, in Montgomery County, Texas and had 2 children.
Valentine is on the 1880 Harris County, Texas census with Frances, 5 year old Elizabeth and 2 year old James.What happened to Valentine and Frances after 1880?His children from this marriage married in Montgomery County, Texas and had large families.
William Austin Lang was my grandfather.I will GLADLY exchange.