Other popular features found in our magazine each month pertain to items that our readers have for sale. These generally appear in our Kentucky Explorer Classified Ads and Kentucky Explorer Book Page, but occasionally are found in Letters To The Editor or other pages, too.
Here are a few things for sale by readers from our September 2001 issue:
Owsley County Marriages, 1843 - 1929
Owsley County, Kentucky, Marriages, 1843-1929 (3rd Edition) is information on over 6,700 marriages collected from vital statistics, census records, birth and death records, published and unpublished family histories, and more. Groom's name, bride's name, date (many approximate), parents' names, extensive list of sources of each marriage, and brides' index. The book is $18, and the disk is $10. Ohio residents, please add 5.5% sales tax. Contact: Robert L. Smith, 7614 Dimmick Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241-1118.
Macon County, Tennessee, Bonds and Marriages is the first in a series of books of Macon County, Tennessee, marriages. This first book consists of bonds and marriages that cover the years of April 1901 into July 1929. Unfortunately, any marriage records prior to this time period have been destroyed. These records were transcribed from five rolls of microfilmed public records from the Macon County Clerk's Office. The book has an alphabetical listing of the grooms and a full-name index of the brides. It is 150 pages in length. The cost per book is $19.95, plus $1.90 S/H. Tennessee residents add $1.65 sales tax. Send check or money order to: Brawner Books, 7230 Hartsville Pike, Lebanon, TN 37087.
From "Kentucky Explorer Classified Ads"
Books For Sale: Tapestry, A Family History of the William and Susannah Tudor Martin Families, Volumes 1-3. 1. Alamander and Malinda Martin's family tree. Section of legal documents concerning the estate. 2. Millie and James Gilbert Martin. 3. Millie Martin and Claiborne Jones' descendants. Books are tabbed and indexed. Price $40 each, plus $5 S/H. Contact: Alice Waddles Hagins, 114 Mallard Lane, Winchester, KY 40391. Books can be purchased at Beaver Body Shop, Topmost, Kentucky. Call: 606/447-3242, 606/447-2475, 606/447/2406, or 859/745-6041.
Books For Sale: Reprint of 1882 Atlas of Henry and Shelby Counties, Kentucky. Hardback, 10 X 14 inches. Counties divided into mapped precincts showing towns, roads, property owners, and businesses. Indexed. Price $30, plus $5 S/H. Reprint of Henry County Cemeteries by C. Price Meek. 18,200 entries from 214 cemeteries. Hardback, 8 X 11 1/2 inches. 583 pages. Indexed. Price $50, plus $7 S/H. Mail orders or questions to: Henry County Historical Society, P. O. Box 570, New Castle, KY 40505; or
Book For Sale: Kentucky's Pentecostal Heritage, Volume 2, $10, plus $1.13, postage. A 148-page book of history and photos throughout Kentucky. Contact: Lloyd Dean, 6770 U. S. 60 East, Morehead, KY 40351.
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