Birth6 Sep 1841, Bath Co., Kentucky
Death13 Jul 1916, Bath Co., Kentucky
Birthabt 1844, Kentucky
Death12 Jan 1918, Bath Co., Kentucky
Birthabt 1866, Bath Co., Kentucky
Birth8 Apr 1868, Bath Co., Kentucky
Death4 Apr 1919, Fayette Co., Kentucky
BirthAug 1869, Bath Co., Kentucky
Birth31 Jan 1875, Bath Co., Kentucky
DeathJul 1933, Bath Co., Kentucky
Notes for Newton Sorrell
His death certificate states Newton Sorrell, age 74, died 13 July 1916 in Forge Hill, Bath Co., Ky, born 1842 in Ky, married, farmer, father Joseph Sorrell, mother’s maiden name unknown, cause of death brain hemorrhage, informant T. F. Warren, Owingsville, Ky, burial in Old Virginia graveyard.
Notes for Elizabeth Otis
Her death certificate records Elizabeth Sorrell, age 74 years 3 months 28 days, born 15 Sep 1847 in Ky, died 12 Jan 1918 in Bath Co., Ky, father John Otis, mother’s maiden name Annie Thompson, both born in Kentucky (although that is incorrect), cause of death anemia, informant John Sorrell, Forge Hill, burial in Old Virginia graveyard.
The reported birthdate is inconsistent with census records, which list her age age 6 in 1850, and age 26 in 1870.
Census Notes for Newton & Elizabeth (Family)
1870 census of Bath Co., Ky, White Sulphur precinct, enumerated 6 June, lists on p. 9, as family #58:
Sorrell, Newton, 28, farmer; Elizabeth, 26; Jessie P., 4; Enoch F., 2; Caleb, 9/12. All born in Kentucky.
1880 census of Bath Co., Ky, Polksville precinct, enumerated 4 June, lists on p. 4 as family #31:
Sorrel, Nuton, 37, laborer; Elizabeth, 35, wife; Jesse P., 13, son; Enick F., 11, son; Caleb, 10, son; George W., 7, son; James, 6, son; John, 4, son; Anna, 2, dau; Ruben, 10/12, b. Aug, son. All born Ky Ky Ky.