- Silas was born about three years after the arrival of his parents from Edgefield District, South Carolina.
Silas Huskey is mentioned as a chain carrier for a number of land entries in the Surveyor's Book No. 1 of Sevier County, Tennessee.
Silas Huskey and his wife left Sevier County, Tennessee prior to 1830 for Missouri. They are listed in the 1830 Federal Census of Jefferson County, Missouri. They lived in the Joachim Township.
"Smoky Mountain Clans", Donald B. Reagan, 1978, p 123.
"Huskey Family Group Sheets," Beverly G. Martin, 1994, 5HUSp104.