May 2011

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The William Thomas Sams family at their home in Grant County, Kentucky, ca. 1892. L-R: Lula C.; James Noel; Emma E. Robinson Sams, holding Lina R.; Martha R., holding her doll; and William Thomas Sams. Lula C. married H. M. Blackburn, James N. married Maude McMillian, Lena R. married Kenneth R. Connley, and Martha R. married Thomas J. Beach, Jr. All the families lived in Grant County, except for Martha and Thomas, who lived in Platte County, Missouri. T. J. Beach, 169 Walnut Street, Weston, MO 64098, shares this photo with our readers.

This group gathered for this photo in front of the Haywood Hotel in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, ca. 1900. The event and the people are unknown.

Judy Murphy, 86 Myers Fork Road, Frenchburg, KY 40322, shares this photo taken in Morgan County, Kentucky, ca. 1915. Some of the ladies are holding freshly picked flowers. Sitting, l-r: unknown, Selena Conley, Mary Margaret Conley (Judy's mother), and Elizabeth Ann Conley (Judy's grandmother). Standing, l-r: Chloe, Finley, and Rachel Conley. In the bottom left photo are Judy's great-grandparents, C. I. and Melford Pugh, taken ca. 1915 in Morgan County, Kentucky.

The William Thomas Sams family at their home in Grant County, Kentucky, ca. 1892. L-R: Lula C.; James Noel; Emma E. Robinson Sams, holding Lina R.; Martha R., holding her doll; and William Thomas Sams. Lula C. married H. M. Blackburn, James N. married Maude McMillian, Lena R. married Kenneth R. Connley, and Martha R. married Thomas J. Beach, Jr. All the families lived in Grant County, except for Martha and Thomas, who lived in Platte County, Missouri. T. J. Beach, 169 Walnut Street, Weston, MO 64098, shares this photo with our readers.

Pat Todd, 4523 29th Avenue Circle E., Palmetto, FL 34221; pattodd3@verizon.net, shares this photo of Florence Sewell Horton with her son, James L., and her daughter, (name not given). Florence was born in 1870 in Breathitt County, Kentucky. She died in June 1958 in Zephyrhills, Florida. She married Millard Fillmore Horton on September 27, 1890.


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