this may not help much but as i was looking for some of mine i ran across a death record in ky . Jemima merrell died june 25 1881 in her 88th year. witch i figured put her at being born about 1793.
i can only give you that it was in KY and that i normal look around ,webster co,hopkins co, in kentucky and try to figure where mine came cross at coming from limstone co al. I'm sorry i could not be of more help good luck on your search susan B