In the Pittsylvania Co VA quarterly, s: Piedmont Lineages Vol 16, #2, p 55 states that Anna Davis (Professional genealogist) of Pittsylvania Co VA has a handwritten record that says
"Patsy Jefferson, unmarried mother of Henry Addison Jefferson b. 19 Mar 1826, d. 2 Jul 1906."
Henry m. Sarah D. Oakes 31 Aug 1848. She was b. 9 Nov 1823 and died 2 Apr 1900, the oldest child of Joab and Elizabeth Hudson Kirby Oakes. The family tradition is that the father of Henry was a Davis who left and went west. Henry became a prosperous wheelwright and fathered a large family.