According to a rather lengthly article in the "Stanly County, North Carolina Heritage, Reuben Wilson Pinion, Jr.'s daughter, Susannah, and John M. Muse, had but one child, William Muse, born ca 1850. John Muse died ca 1859. Susannah married next to John K. Kerr, a widower with two children. Susannah and John Kerr had one child, John K. Kerr, Jr., born 12/25/1860. Susannah died in 1866. Susannah's brother, William Pinion, married first to Levinia "Viny" Hagler, d/o Paul Hagler and Caroline Bost. There was but one child of this marriage, Mary Malinda Pinion, Viny died shortly after her birth. William next married Viny's first cousin, Beedy Hagler, d/o John E. Hagler, ("Sober John")and his first wife, Martha Polk. Mary Malinda Pinion married James Samuel Mullis, s/o Andrew Jackson Mullis and Mary Jane Rushing, (d/o John "Stud Horse" Rushing and his first wife).