Sallie Lee Terry
- Born: 16 Jan 1871, Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA
- Marriage: Joseph Anderson Oakes
- Died: After 1940, Martinsville, Henry Co., Virginia
Sallie married Joseph Anderson Oaks ... The 1910 Federal Census for Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA, District 67, page 73A/B, dated May 2, 1910 records Joseph A. (67) and Sallie L. (39) Oakes with their daughter, Mary M. Oakes (4). This is the 2nd marriage for Joseph and 1st for Sallie. They have been married for 6 years. Also in the household is Joseph's son John J. Oakes (17).
It appears that Sallie's husband was first married to a Mary J. Odineal: The 1880 Federal Census for Union Hall, Franklin Co., VA records Jo. A. Oaks (36) and his wife Mary J. (30) and children Perlina (11), George A. (9), Thomas W. (8), David W. (7), William (3), and Samuel (10/12) living with his father-in-law George D. Ordinal (71) ...
The 1870 Federal Census for Union Hall, Franklin Co., VA records Joab Oakes (24) and his wife Mary (21) and children Paulina (2) and George (5/12) living with -in-laws George D. Odenial (61) and his wife Eliza (58).
The 1900 Federal Census for Pigg River, Pittsylvania Co., VA records Joab Oakes (Jan 40) with his children William H. (June 1876), Ella R. (May 1886), Crispen (Dec 1889), and John T. (March 1893).
The 1920 Federal Census for Martinsville, Henry Co., Virginia, District 116, page 198A, dated January 19, 1920 records the widow Sallie L. Oakes (49) with her daughter Mary M. Oakes (14). Sallie is working at the Cotton Mill.
The 1930 Federal Census for Martinsville, Henry Co., Virginia, District 9, page 198A, dated January 19, 1930 records the widow Sallie Oakes (59) living with her daughter Mary Earles (24) and her husband Jason Earles (49) and their children Catherine Earles (5) and Emmit Earles (2 4/12). Mary and Jason have been married for 6 years.
The 1940 Federal Census for Martinsville, Henry Co., Virginia, District 112-1, page 13B, dated April 16, 1940 records the widow Sallie Oakes (59) lodging at the home of Conrad Hall at 46 Fayette Street. Sallie is a Seamstress for the W.P.A Sewing Project.
Sallie married Joseph Anderson Oakes. (Joseph Anderson Oakes was born in Jun 1844 in Franklin Co., VA and died on 9 May 1919 in Martinsville, Henry Co., Virginia.)