re: Archibald Overton, bc. 1823 Tenn, moved to Wayne County, Kentucky, married Nancy Adair.
Bob supplied the following, thankyou Bob :
On December 1843, Zilpha Adair, wife and widow of Robert Adair, deceased requested the Wayne County Court to appoint Thomas Baker as Guardian for her seven infant orphans, being : Catherine Adair, b. 10 April 1824 David Adair, Sampson Edward Adair, NANCY ADAIR, bc.1831 (? m. Arch. Overton ?) James Adair, Letta Adair Alvis G. Adair, b. 1 Feb 1837
"Catherine (Adair), the eldest will be 20 years of age the 10th April next (1844), and the youngest, Alvis (Adair) will be 7 (years of age) the 1st of February (1844) next.. s/Zilphy (X) Adare." Catharine, David and Sampson Edward Adair being over the age of 14 years, chose Thomas Baker their guardian.
Thomas Baker, b. 15 June 1800 Wayne County, KY, d. there 26 April 1870, m. Feb 1824 Wayne Co, KY to Elizabeth Nichols, b. 5 Oct 1801 in Wayne,(dau of Elisha Nichols / Nickles and Phoebe / Phebe Stephenson) d. 16 Oct 1874.
Would you have any further information on Nancy Adair and her ancestors ?Thankyou