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Matthew STOKES
Sarah UNDERDOWN
Husband:  Matthew STOKES
Birth:  12 May 1784, NC
Death:  16 Nov 1873, Todd Co., KY
Disposition:  buried Stokes Chapel Cemetery, Elkton, Todd Co., KY
Father:  John STOKES
Mother:  Margaret YOUNG
Marriage:
Wife:  Sarah UNDERDOWN
Birth:  2 May 1787, VA
Death:  6 May 1866, Todd Co., KY
Disposition:  buried Stokes Chapel Cemetery, Elkton, Todd Co., KY
Father:  Stephen UNDERDOWN
Mother:  Mary Elizabeth EDWARD

The census shows Sarah born bef. 1784, so her tombstone is probably a reflection of her fibbing about her age later in life.

Children:
born in Christian (now Todd) Co., KY:
  1.  (Son A) STOKES, b. 1800-1810
  2.  (Daughter A) STOKES, b. 1800-1810
  3.  (Daughter B) STOKES, b. 1800-1810
  4.  Matthew L. STOKES, b. 1800-1810

  5.  Nancy STOKES, b. ca. 1809; m. John Murray HARRIS
  6.  Mary "Polly" STOKES, b. Jun 1811; m1. 6 Aug 1835, Todd Co., KY, Henry CLARK; m2. 18 Apr 1844, Todd Co., KY, Richard BOYD
  7.  Sarah Ann "Annie" STOKES, b. 14 Feb 1814
  8.  John STOKES, b. 22 Feb 1816
  9.  George STOKES, b. 11 Aug 1818

born in Todd Co., KY:
10.  Jones STOKES, b. 11 Feb 1822
11.  Allen STOKES, b. 26 Apr 1824

Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Kentucky, North Carolina, Virginia

Sources:

1.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1993.  KY, NC, TN, VA, WV Marriages:  Early to 1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-229):  not found.

2.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1800 (Broderbund CD-312):  not found.

3.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1810 (Broderbund CD-313).  Please see my WARNING regarding use of this database (the numerical data have the genders switched). 
1810 Stokes, Mathew KY Christian Co. p. 77 30010-2001000
These data should read:
20010-30010-00
which indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 9 or under 1800-1810 = Matthew
= Son A
1 male 26-44 1765-1784 = Matthew (b. 1784)
3 females 9 or under 1800-1810 = Nancy (b. ca. 1809)
= Daughter B
= Daughter A
1 female 26-44 1765-1784 = Sarah (b. 1787?)
Other STOKES in county:  brothers John, Jones, and Young

4.  1820 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #5 of 19; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1820 KY Todd Co. p. 127/416 Ln. 6 Matthew Stokes 200010-21010-0-100 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
2 males 9 or under 1810-1820 = George (b. 1818)
= John (b. 1816)
1 male 26-44 1775-1794 = Matthew (b. 1784)
2 females 9 or under 1810-1820 = Sarah (b. 1814)
= Mary (b. 1811)
1 female 10-15 1804-1810 = Nancy (b. ca. 1809)
1 female 26-44 1775-1794 = Sarah (b. 1787?)
1 person engaged in agriculture
Other STOKES in county:  brothers Jones and David. 

5.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1830 (Broderbund CD-315):
1830 Stokes, Mathew KY Todd Co. p. 372
Other STOKES in county:  brothers Jones and Young; nephew Larkin; plus Armstrong. 

6.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1840 (Broderbund CD-316):
1840 Stokes, Mathew KY Todd Co. Todd City p. 268
Other STOKES in county:  nephew Larkin; plus Armstrong, George, and Polly. 

7.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #19 of 100):  District No. 1, Todd Co., KY, p. 204A, 132/133, enumerated 29 Jul 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Mathew Stokes 65 F (sic) Farmer 350 NC
Sarah 63 F     Va
Listed next to son, Allen STOKES, two households from son, Jones STOKES, and four households from daughter, Anna (STOKES) HIGHTOWER

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