Rita, Vicy Adkins was listed on various census records as being born in KY, VA, and "Pennsylvania."I suspect she may have been born in "Pittsylvania" Co., VA.Her father was Moses Adkins, who gave his permission to marry Richard Whitt.I have no further information on Moses Adkins, except that he was in Floyd Co., KY, around 1810.Richard Whitt and Vicy Adkins were married there in 1812.
Marriage License of Richard Whitt & Vicey Adkins, Floyd County To wit These are to License & permit you to join in marriage according to the rites & ceremonies of the Church to which you belong Richard Whitt & Vicey Adkins and for so doing this shall be your sufficient Warrant.Given under my hand the 16th day of October 1812.(S) Wm J. Mayo Co Clk.
Marriage Bond for Richard Whitt & Vicey Adkins, Bond dated 16 Oct. 1812 by Richard Whitt and Spencer Adkins for a marriage shortly to be had between Richard Whitt and Vicey Adkins. October 12, 1812Sir, Please to give licence to marry Richard Whitt and Vicey Adkins and in so doing you will much oblidge yours,(S) Moses Adkins.
Minister's Return for Marriage of Richard Whitt & Vicey Adkins, Floyd County to wit:I do hereby certify that I did on or about the 23rd day of October 1812 join in marriage Richard Whitt and Vicy Adkins.Given under my hand this 25 Day of July 1817.(S) Spencer Adkins JPFC.
Please let me know if you run onto further information on Moses Adkins.