One of the popular features
found in The Kentucky Explorer each month is genealogy,
often published in the form of letters, queries, photographs,
and stories. Several serial features, such as Kentucky Genealogy
Help Line, Genealogy From The Long Ago, and Strictly Kentucky
Genealogy, are dedicated solely to this purpose and continue
from month to month.
Here are some genealogy
items from our October 2004 issue:
(From "Kentucky Genealogy Help
Seek info. on Barnett and Profitt families, Menifee Co., Ky.,
especially the Barnett-Helton feud. My grandparents were Curt
and Mary Profitt Barnett. Also, info. on Robert "Robin"
Malott (or Mallott, was in Frankfort, Franklin Co., Ky., ca.
1968, possibly b. mid-1950s or 1960s, worked at Hecks Department
Store. Any help appreciated.
6790 Henry Midway
Henry, TN 38231
Seek info. on the following: Keith Morgan, Brian Morgan, and
Tracy Hekr; all siblings. Any help appreciated.
Tim Morgan, P-77813
Vacaville, CA 95696
Seek any relatives of my grandmother, Elsie Lee Jones, b. near
Bardwell, Ky., dau. of John Sherman Jones and Eva McNeil. Any
Shirley McManus Berry
Long Run Massacre
Seek descendants of Long Run Massacre, 9/1781. Families fleeing
Squire Boone's Painted Stone Station, Shelby Co. to Louisville's
Linn Station: Boone, Yount, Van-Meter, VanCleave, Sea-mon, Eastwood,
Powell, and Under-wood. Any help appreciated.
Helen E. McKinney
1191 Southville Pike
Shelbyville, KY 40065