The 1850 census of Wilkes County, NC lists only 1 William Warren & Polly (Mary Brightwell) Warren. Polly is a nickname for Mary. It also lists both of their ages as 69, both were born in Wake County, NC. No birth date was on Mary's cemetery marker other than her age as "about 70 years" and her death date. Their home was at the foot of Ringfire Mtn. off of Somers Road.