Reader Queries

Each month, The Kentucky Explorer magazine receives literally scores of letters from our faithful readers. Among those letters we often find queries, ranging from requests for words to songs and poems to trying to locate former classmates and military buddies of long ago.

Here are a few queries from our October 2004

Seek info. on my g. grandfather, Lloyd T. Binford, founder of Columbian Mutual Insurance Company, Tenn., d. 1956, had Lloyd T. Binford, II, d. 12/30/2003. Any info. appreciated.
Lee Binford Callender
[email protected]
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Seek info. on my g. g. grandparents, William Huff and Etta Calhoon, probably Monroe or Cumberland Co., Ky., had Sarah C. Huff, m. ca. 1865, Ky., Richard Silcox. Any info. appreciated.
Bea Lester
245 W. Vincennes Street, Apt. 1
Orleans, IN 47452

Seek info. on Venable family, Owsley Co., Ky., Cow Creek area; and Neeley family, Owsley Co., Ky. My grandfather, Leonard Neeley, m. Sofie Venable, had 11 children. Any info. appreciated.
Jeanette Howard
814 St. Clare Avenue
Hamilton, OH 45015

Seek info. on Cornelius "Corney" Allen, b. ca. 1920, Clay Co., Manchester or Oneida area, late 1930s. Any info. appreciated.
Phyllis Dwenger
5038 N. Delaware
Osgood, IN 47037