Seeking parents of Sarah Elizabeth McBEE (b. 1831/2, MO) who married 25 Nov 1851, Cape Girardeau Co., MO, to James Ellison HALL (b. 1832/3, MO), son of Hezekiah HALL & Mary Ann HILL.James & Sarah are found in the 1860, 1870, and 1880 censuses of Cape Girardeau Co., MO.
Living with James & Sarah in 1860 is Anderson McBEE (æ 21, b. TN), whom one might have guessed is Sarah's brother, except that Anderson appears to be the son of William Pryor McBEE & Nancy DYER, and their daughter Sarah was born in 1848.So... what relationship is Sarah Elizabeth (McBEE) HALL to Anderson McBEE?
Based on the censuses, James Ellison HALL & Sarah Elizabeth McBEE had these children:
1.Martha E. HALL, b. 1852/3 2.Mary M. HALL, b. 1854/5 3.Dorcas E. HALL, b. 1856/7 4.William HALL, b. 1860/1 5.Edwin Newton HALL, b. 1863/4
In the 1870 census, Anderson McBEE (æ 29, b. TN) is still unmarried and living in Cape Girardeau Co., MO, but this time he's living with Joel E. HILL, uncle of James Ellison HALL.