Sally married John H Pemberton September 13, 1849 in Cass County, Missouri. John was born March 19, 1828 in Virginia. He died October 31, 1852, grave site unknown. After John's death Sally moved to Bona, Missouri and lived at the farm home of her parents with her two small boys.
One son, William Henry Pemberton, lived to adulthood. He was born July 1, 1850 and died March 14, 1936. He was a hardware merchant in Golden City , Missouri. Sally lived with him and his wife Jennie for many years.