Mayberry Rector Stewart b. 1830 AR > MO Mellsay Jane Stewart IL> MO
A Stewart married a Stewart when Mayberry Stewart married Mellsay Jane Stewart in Polk Co. MO, 14 March 1860. The 1860 Census of Benton, Polk, MO, lists Jane Stuart, 50, b. TN about 1810; John Stuart, 12, b. MO about 1848; Mayberry Stuart, 30, b. AR about 1830; and Jane Stuart, 18, b. IL about 1842. The head of the household is Jane (Dunham) Stewart, who was actually b. in NC and who is the widow of Alexander Stewart, b. 1803 SC. She is the mother of John and Mellsay Jane. Mayberry’s mother, Nancy (Thompson) Stewart died in Arkansas before November, 1852.