According to one researcher, all her children were illegitimate.
Found her on the 1850 (not stated), McDowell, North Carolina census (img 105) as Barbara Finger
age 50. She is living in the household of her daughter and son-in-law Davis
and Caroline Pyatt
Found her on the 1880 Finley, McDowell, North Carolina census (dist 134 img 8) as Barby Finger
age 75, living with her daughter and her husband Mary
and Noah Yount