May 2007


What's inside of the May 2007

Kentucky Explorer!

Page 2 -- Places I've Seen

Page 3 -- Editor's Message/Table of Contents

Page 4-9, 97-99, 102-104 -- Letters to the Editor

Letters from our readers

Page 51 Kentucky Genealogy Websites: Each month The Kentucky Explorer presents websites related to genealogy in Kentucky for our growing number of readers.

If you have a website you would like listed, please e-mail us at: [email protected]

Page 53-55 Kentucky's 1879 State Gazetteer: A Look At Kentucky Towns And Their Establishments 124 Years Ago

Eagle Hill, Owen County

Hickory Flat, Simpson County

Bank Lick, Kenton County

Beachville, Metcalfe County

Cool Spring, Ohio many more

Page 56 Old Postcard Scenes


Campbellsville, Taylor County

West Point Hotel, Hardin County

Stanford, Lincoln County

The Academy of Sisters of Notre Dame, Newport, Campbell County.

Springfield, Washington County

Page 61 Word Puzzle Marriages In 1819 In Kentucky

Page 62 -- Kentucky Genealogy From

Dr. John J. Dickey's 1898 Diary

These writings are written word for word as Dr. Dickey wrote them.

Page 65 Old-Time Recipes To Enjoy By Our Readers -- From All Over Kentucky

Ragout of Potato, Corn Cakes, Asparagus Tips, Egg Rolls, Meatballs, Lyonnaise Potatoes, Stewed Cabbage

Page 66 -- Genealogy From Long Ago

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

Bryan, Finley, Ewing, Gilbert, Jones-Green, Waggoner-Clark, many more.

Page 68 "I Remember" By Our Readers

Memories from readers all over Kentucky.

Page 86 Family Reunions & Other Special Announcements

Page 90 Strictly Kentucky Genealogy

Various Materials To Aid In Family History Research

The Holcomb Family, Part II

Kentucky Genealogy Help Line

Page 93 -- Queries are published free up to 50 words as space is available.

Moser, McQuinn, Begley, Huff, Asbill/Azbill, Hammonds, many more!

Page 96-- Songs Kentuckians Were Singing 100 Years Ago

Page 97 -- Kentucky Explorer Book Page Featured books and other projects completed by readers of The Kentucky Explorer


Page 100-101 Readers Share Old Photos

You are invited to submit your treasured old photos. Photos must be of people of Kentucky or places in Kentucky.

History and Genealogy Photos

Each month The Kentucky Explorer presents many history and genealogy photos throughout the magazine submitted from our readers.

May Events To Enjoy

Page 105 -- Kentucky Travel Department

Page 108 -- Classified Ads Ten Cents Per Word - Minimum $3.00 Per Issue -- Payment Must Accompany All Advertising Copy - Sorry, We Cannot Accept Classified Ads Over The Phone

Page 112 Points of Interest Location Map/Order Form

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