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Many thanks to Bill Ward of Dallas TX for the information on Sallie Hall, her father and her husbands. Thanks also to Andy Clay Harris for information on her mother's line.

Sallie E. Hall Thompson Hall


10-17-1859 to 4-20/30-1919



(by McDougald)

1846 Alexander

1847 Margaret Ann

1850 Allen (Jan-April, died of scarlet fever)



The paternal grandparents of her half-brothers and sister were Allen McDougald and Margaret A. Clark.

married 1-26-1881

in Crockett Co TN to

Jason H. Thompson

born May 1840 died c. 1904 Alamo

Sallie remarried 4-29-1906

in Crockett Co. to

Joseph F.A. "Joe" Hall




She had no children from either marriage.


Note that the 1910 census shows her in "M3" for 4 years to Joseph Hall (who is in M2), meaning her third marriage, though this could of course be a census taker's error.


Sallie's father, David Barton Hall, died in the Civil War,  at the Battle of Belmont, 11-7-1861.


David Barton Hall


Sarah Elizabeth Avery

(she was married first to Archibald Clark McDougald, divorced due to his mental illness)

spouse 2's parents:

Ferdinand Pedigo Hall


Elizabeth Ann Youree

maternal grandparents:

Alexander Averet Jr. & Elizabeth Vinson


paternal grandparents:


maternal aunts & uncles:

1800-Eliza Warren; 1803-BGHB Avery; 1807-Winifred McEwen; 1809-Rev. William "Alexander" Avery; 1811-Drury Vinson Avery; 1815-John Avery; 1817-Reuben T. "Sidney" Avery; 1820-HDC Avery; 1822-James A. Avery

paternal aunts & uncles:




1880 census, Crockett County, District 7, Enumeration Dist 3

(original as scanned on ancestry.com was too faint for me to read, but what follows is their transcription)

Troy S. Avery, age 60, farmer, born NC

wife Mary Avery, age 56

daughter Mary, age 16

daughter Nancy Kenton, age 14

sister Sarah Hall, age 52, born NC

niece Sallie E. Hall, age 18, born TN


Crockett County marriages: Sallie Hall & Jason H. Thompson 1-26-1881


1900 census, Crockett County 6th district, enumeration district 5, Alamo

Jason Thompson, age 60, born May 1840, married 19 years, TN-TN-TN

wife Sarah, age 38, born Mar 1862, married 19 years, mother of 0, TN-TN-TN

(could as easily say for her age 58, third digit in birth year has been written over & unclear)


Crockett County marriages: Mrs. Sallie Thompson & J.F. Hall 4-29-1906


1910 census, Crockett County Civil District 6, Supervisor's District 9, enumeration district 6, page 4A

Joe F. Hall, age 55, in second marriage for 4 years, born TN of parents born TN, farmer

wife Sarah E, age 50, in third marriage for 4 years, mother of 0 children, born TN of a father born TN and a mother born NC.


Alamo City Cemetery: Sallie T. Hall 10-17-1859 to 4-30-1919 wife of Joe F. Hall. (The Hall Cemetery inventory by Mrs. Gladys Hal on the Crockett County Page of TnGenWeb lists Joe F. Hall "no marker.")


Email from Bill Ward of Dallas TX, July 2007, stated in part:

"Sarah Elizabeth Avery b. Abt. 1828 in Johnston Co., North Carolina M. September 11, 1858 in Gibson (Crockett) Co., Tennessee (1.) to David Barton Hall, Jr. b. Abt. 1827 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee d. November 07, 1861 at the Battle of Belmont ( Civil War ).
     Sallie E. Hall b. October 17, 1859 in Gibson (Crockett) Co., Tennessee (2.,3.) d. April 20, 1919 in Alamo, Crockett Co., Tennessee (3.) M. January 26, 1881 in Crockett Co., Tennessee (4.) to Jason H. Thompson (4.,5.) b. May 1840 in Gibson ( Crockett ) Co, Tennessee ? d. abt. 1904 in Alamo, Crockett Co., Tennessee ? 2nd M. April 29, 1906 in Crockett Co., Tennessee to Joseph "Joe" F. A. Hall b. 1854 in Gibson ( Crockett ) Co., Tennessee ? d.1937 in Alamo, Crockett Co., Tennessee (6.)
No children from either marriage
(1. Gibson County, Tennessee - Marriages  A - H)
(2. Crockett County, Tennessee - 1910 Federal Census)
(3. Alamo City Cemetery Burial Records, Alamo, Crockett Co., Tennessee)
(4. Crockett County, Tennessee - Marriages - July 1872 to Dec 1899)
(5. Crockett County, Tennessee - 1900 Federal Census)
(6. Hall Cemetery, Crockett Co., Tennessee)

      I have a large section of the Hall family. Joseph "Joe" F. A. Hall is the son of Ferdinand Pedigo Hall b. 1820 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee d. 1895 in Crockett Mills, Crockett Co., Tennessee M. January 19, 1843 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee  to Elizabeth Ann Youree b. December 1824 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee d. Aft. 1900 in Crockett Mills, Crockett Co., Tennessee? Joe was the 6th child of 10 children."