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Descendants of Dorcas Mullins

52.  Dorcas Mullins b. ca 1794 Virginia md 1) John Kelly b. ca 1790, 2) Isaac Roberts b. ca 1801 Virginia - d. prior to 1870 Floyd County, Kentucky, son of James & Nancy (Damron?) Roberts, 10 Jan. 1846 Tazewell County, Virginia.  Dorcas and John Kelly filed for a divorce in Floyd County, Kentucky Circuit Court.  It is said that John Kelly "went west".  Isaac Roberts and Dorcas Kelly obtained a marriage bond 26 Jan. 1837 Pike County, Kentucky, but it was never returned and they moved to Virginia.  After 1860, deeds refer to Isaac and Dorcas as being of "Floyd County, Kentucky".  In 1870, Dorcas was living in the household of Dicy Roberts in Floyd County, Kentucky.  Dorcas' children used the surnames Kelly, Mullins, and Roberts.  Dorcas and John Kelly are believed to have had the following children:

244.     i.        James P. Kelly b. ca 1818 KY (changed name to Mullins after Civil War) md Dorcas Mullins
245.     ii.       Dorcas Kelly b. ca 1821 KY md Solomon Mullins 26 April 1832 Pike County, Kentucky
246.     iii.      Joseph Kelly b. ca 1820 KY md Mary Ferguson in Jan. 1845 Pike County, Kentucky
247.     iv.      William Kelly? b. ca 1824 KY md Hannah

Dorcas and Isaac Roberts are believed to have had the following children:

248.     i.       Marshall Roberts b. ca 1825 KY - d. ca 1864 VA md Dicy Rife
249.     ii.      Sarah Roberts b. 1825-1830 KY md Isham "Ice" Collins
250.     iii.     Nancy Roberts b. March 1829 KY - d. 18 Oct. 1920 WV md Marshall Mullins
251.     iv.     Dicy Roberts b. ca 1834 KY md Jacob Johnson 9 Dec. 1872 Wise County, Virginia
252.     v.      Pricy Roberts b. ca 1835 KY
253.     vi.     Preston Roberts b. ca 1838 VA md Arminta Collins

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