In some work done by Thomas G. Webb in February 1996, there is reference to Joseph Magness, 9th child of Perry Green Magness, Jr. and his wife, Sara Hamrick, daughter of Moses Richard and Mary Bridges Hamrick. This Joseph Magness was born about 1765, Warren County, KY. He wed first Anabelle (Abella?) Twity on 3 August 1787, Lincoln County, NC. He wed second Betsy Stewart on 19 February 1795, Woodford, KY. No death date given for this Joseph Magness.