Did Joseph b.1795 NC have a wife prior to Sallie Stonum Edwards McCorkle? Eliza Kinyon DeVaul who m. Philip C. DeVaul in Ray County died in St. Clair Co MO and her death certificate states "J" Kinyon as her father. Philip DeVauls bio in the History of Grundy County, states she was the daughter of Joseph Kinyon of Clinton County. Joseph m. Sallie in 1844, Eliza was born 1838! Eliza was living with a Metcalf family in Ray Co in 1850. There were several other Kinyon children(various spellings) in other families in the county. Are they the children living with Elizabeth Kinion in Ray county in 1840? If anyone can shed some light on this, Please do!