I am reading all of the posts thought this might help people find me as well: Finley Sale is my GGG Grandfather.
~Finley Sale married Fanny Madison, daughter of John Madison of Yadkin County. They had 3 children: James (Mack) Madison, W. Eddie, and Joanna. Joanna married Marcus Walker a Baptist minister. Finley died very young and his wife, Fanny married Alvin Myers. They had 5 children: Frank, Charlie, John, Robert and Betty. Betty married a Harris.
~Fanny Madison Sale Myers was very wealthy. Her father owned a lot of slaves and land. He also raised 3 or 4 boys besides his own. He gave the land for the Shilo Baptist Church in Yadkin County.
~W.Eddie Sale of Wilkes County, born June 2 1869 and N. Alice Paris of Iredell County, born Sept 22, 1864 were united in marriage Oct 3,1883 at the home of the bride by W.G> Brown of Yadkin County. Witnesses C.F. Whitlock and C.A. Heath.
~To this union were born 10 children:
1.John Thomas 2.William Cleveland 3.Purnie 4.Pearl 5.Press or Gertrude (something confusing inserted "Hicks") 6.Charles C. 7.Claud W. 8.Burris 9.Dell 10.Silas E.