Ratliff THOMPSON, B. 1767, s/o Archibald THOMPSON and Mary ELSWICK, m. Catty COMPTON Feb 10 1797. The record is found in Archibald's Diary posted at http://www.public.asu.edu/~moore/archibaldhttp://www.public.asu.edu/~moore/archibald p. 62 February 10th 1797 Ratliff Thompson and Catty Cumpton was Joyn in the holy State of matrimoney To the praise and Glory of god
However records for Green Co., Ky., show Catty as a COMPTON, with consent by her father Wm. ACTON, with the bond by Margaret ACTON. Two recent posts show the following for the marriage record:
Green Co, Ky Marriage Records 1793-1836,p17 Thompson, Ratliff Compton, Caty B 15 Sep 1797 Ratliff Thompson & David Skaggs C Wm Acton, father Wit: David Skaggs M 18 Feb 1797 Benj Lynn Bond: Margaret Acton, (Axton)
GREEN COUNTY MARRIAGE RECORDS, 1793-1836 the marriage is as follows:
Thompson, Ratliff (A 15) Compton, Caty B 15 Sep 1797 Ratliff Thompson & David Skaggs C Wm Acton, father Wit. David Skaggs M18 Feb 1797 Benj Lynn Bond Margaret Acton, Axton
Archibald Thompson and his family moved to Kentucky in 1797 from Montgomery Co., Va.
I would appreciate any leads from the Action Forum group.