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+4. ii. Sarah Downs, born 4 February 1781, Halifax County, North Carolina, died 1845, Morgan County, Georgia,21 married 18 March 1810, Morgan County, to William McCullough.22
+5. iii. David Downs, born 22 February 1783, Halifax County, North Carolina, died after 1824, Morgan County, Georgia.
    4. Sarah3Downs (2. William2, William1) was born 4 February 1781,23 Halifax County, North Carolina, died 1845, Morgan County, Georgia.24 She married 18 March 1810, Morgan County, to William McCullough,25 born circa 1780, will made 23 October 1832, proved 4 February 1833, Clarke County, Georgia.26 Sarah Downs may have married first to a man named Downs. She had three sons named Downs and their father’s name is unknown.
    William McCullough is found in the 1820 and 1830 censuses of Clarke County.27 He lived in the southeast part of Clarke County, near the Morgan County, line and the Apalachee River. This part of Clarke County, is now in Oconee County. The 75 acres where William McCullough lived in Clarke County, was sold to him in 1824 by his father-in-law, William Downs.28
    Sarah McCullough was executrix of William McCullough’s will, proved 4 February 1833 in Clarke County, Georgia. The estate included notes on Thomas Green, R. Downs, and W. M. [sic W. W.] Downs; 75 acres of land, adjoining Thompson, Floyd, and Hester in Clarke County; a 250 acre lot in Early County, Georgia; and two 40 acre lots in the Gold Region of Georgia. The estate was appraised in March 1833 by Thomas G. Hester, Francis Marshall, and Richard Downs.29

    21 Morgan Co., 1845 tax digest. Alvis Harper, agent for the legatees of Sarah McCullough.
    22 Morgan Co., Marriage Book A, 1808-1818, p. 52 & 58. David Downs was security. Marriage performed by D[avid] Boring, J.P.
    23 Bible record of Sarah McCullough in possession of O. Riley Downs, Gonzales Co., Texas, in 1902.
    24 Morgan Co., 1845 tax digest. Alvis Harper, agent for the legatees of Sarah McCullough.
    25 Morgan Co., Marriage Book A, p. 52 & 58.
    26 Clarke Co., Ga., Will Book B, p. 114. Will of William McCulloch. Will named wife, Sarah, and children, Elizabeth, Jane, Thomas, & James McCullough.
    27 1830 U.S. Census, Clarke Co., Ga., p. 307.
    28 Clarke Co., Deed Book N., p. 33.
    29 Clarke Co., Court of Ordinary, Feb. Term 1833, and Feb. Adjourned Term 1833, p. 232.