Genealogy

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 November 2005 issue:
(From "Kentucky Genealogy Help Line")


Bybee
Seek info. on my g. grandfather, Charles Bybee. Who were his parents? Who were his siblings. Also, info. on my grandfather, Claude Bybee. Who were Claude's siblings? Any info. appreciated.
Ronald J. Bybee
2375 Springdale Drive
Snellville, GA 30078


Wollums-Conrad
Seek info. on Joel (d. 1857, son of William S. Wollums and Sarah Morgan) and Rebecca Wollums/Woolums, Owen Co., Ky., children: Wesley Baker, Dora Dean, and Frances. Also, info. on Sarah Frances Lynn Conrad and Abraham Conrad, children: Eliza Ann, George, Lizzie, and Thomas. Any info. appreciated.
Martha Sageser
422 N. Broadway
Georgetown, KY 40324
martysag@aol.com


Stringer
Seek info. on Stringer family, came to Lincoln Co., Ky., late 1700s. Edward Stringer, b. ca. 1690-1699, d. ca. 1779. m. 1st, Francis Blackstone, York Co., Va., children: Edmond, Francis, Elizabeth, and Tabitha (b. 1740, d. ca. 1810); m. 2nd, Judith ?, 1754, Va., children: Reuben E., James, Agnes, Francis (Fannie), Lucy, Sarah, Mary, and William, Limeledge (m. 1st Anny Bly, m. 2nd, Betsy Scott). Was the Edward Stringer, b. 2/1/1788, d. 7/3/1855, who m. Nancy Welch, 8/6/1810, the son of Limeledge? Edward and Nancy's children: my g. g. g. grandfather, William Lowe, b. ca. 1809, Ky., m. 5/13/1830, Elizabeth Gentry, b. ca. 1812, Bullitt Co., Ky., dau. of Nicholas and Barbara Hall Gentry, had David, m. Pernely (Peneta) Adams, possibly a dau. of James Adams, children: Mary E., Alice J., Arabell, Winfred, Willis G. (m. Sallie Bet Daughtery, 6/29/1886), James H. (m. 1st, Molly Daugherty, 8/1/1889, m. 2nd, Mary Green Cupe Daugherty, 9/5/1899), Geneva (m. E. W. Lefever, 10/28/1897); Annie (m. George Washington Daugherty), Nelson (m. Mattie Kinder 3/13/1890), and John (m. Nancy Mason); James; Mary Elizabeth; Martha; Susanna; Levi; Francis; and Margaret. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.
Eva Martin
4325 HWY 1194
Stanford, KY 40484


King
Seek photos and info. on the following: Frances King, dau. of Addison King and Ann Taulbee, wife of James L. Cockerham (Jimmy K.); Ethel Cock-erham, dau. of Frances and James J. Cockerham, wife of Robert Noble; and Ed Cockerham. Any help appreciated. Will share info.
Mrs. Larry Deaton
827 Brush Creek Road
Beattyville, KY 41311


Young
Seek info. on my father, Vernon Young, Pike Co., Ky., Any info. appreciated.
Loretta Gibbs
301 Old Mt. Juliet Road
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
615/754-8172
Davcligibbs@webtv.net


Napier
Seek info. on my parents, Floyd Napier (brother of Jim, son of Felix "Buddy" Napier and Armilda Hoskins) and May Jones Napier. Any info. appreciated.
Winfred "Winnie" Cooper
5246 Mosiman Road
Middletown, OH 45042
Winnie@erinet.com


Johnson
Seek info. on my brother, Billy Charles Johnson, used to play music with family. Any info. appreciated.
Gladys Lowry
103 Park Avenue
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859/881-1633


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