George Washington Counts and Sarah Jane Newell, circa 1890

Pictured is George Washinton Counts and his wife Sarah Jane Newell Counts.  They are the GG-grand uncle and GG-grand aunt of the submitter.  George was born in Virginia on Aug 26, 1823 and married Sarah in 1850 in Ky.  George died  June 11, 1912 in Carter County, Ky.  Sarah was born in 1829 at Barrett's Creek in Carter County, Ky.  She died January 3, 1915 at Little Sinking Creek in Carter County, Ky.  George and Sarah had one known child, Phillip Valentine Counts.

Submitted by Jack Newell

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