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 September 2012 issue.
(From "Kentucky Genealogy Help Line")

Waggoner
Seek photo and info. on my g. grandfather, James "Jim" Waggoner, owned Waggoner Grocery, Ashland, Boyd Co., Ky., mid-to-late-1920s-1946. Any help appreciated.
Susan King
3626 Saint Andrews Lane
Gastonia, NC 28056
susanking@carolina.rr.com

Little
Seek info. on family of Willie Little, b. ca. 1890, son of Anna Little, m. Angie Osborne, b. ca. 1890, dau. of William and Delilah Tackett Osborne, had Octavia, b. 1906. William living with C. H. Atkins family on 1900 Pike Co., Ky., census. Willie on 1910, Pike Co., Ky., census, with Anna, age 67, widow. What happened to all of them after 1920? What happened to parents of Willie and Angie? What happened to Willie and Angie? Any help appreciated.
Jackie Little
7701 W. HWY 22
Crestwood, KY 40014
jlittle7701@yahoo.com

Tacket
Seek info. on descendants of my g. grandfather, Eli Tackett, Pike Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.
James Burke
9976 Jamison Road
Ladson, SC 29456

Linton
Seek info. on the following: my dad, Lonzo Burton Linton, b. 10/16/1888, d. 11/29/1957, m. Zona Elizabeth Linton, b. 6/30/1928, d. 3/9/1982; John Westley Linton, b. 1868, d. 1944; Eva Mae Barnes Linton Stockfelt; William W. Linton, b. 12/24/1900, d. 4/9/1978; Dorothy Mae Linton, b. 1919, d. 1922; Harvey Linton, Sr., b. 8/2/1886, d. 3/3/1943; Harvey Linton, Jr., b. 1922, d. 1931; Fannie Linton, b. 11/8/1891, d. 8/17/1960; Greenberry Linton; and Rebecca Baker Linton. Any info. appreciated.
Paul E. Linton
100 E. Morrison Street
Wilmore, KY 40390
859/858-0017

Harley-Stansfield-Harrington
Seek info. on Harley family, Mercer or Washington Cos., Ky. Also, info. on Stansfields and Harringtons. My grandmother, Hattie Harley Lowry, 1893-1930, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville areas. Any info. appreciated.
Wm. C. Lowery
545 Old Station Road
Frankfort, KY 40601

Herald
Seek photo and info. on my father, Samuel Herald, d. 1930s, buried in Buck Herald Cemetery, Talbert, Breathitt Co., Ky., lived at Crockettsville, Ky., m. Belle Cole, dau. of Mart and Katie Herald Cole, had Sallie, Eula Mae, Delcie, Mart, and Ed. Any help appreciated. Will share info.
Delcie Herald
245 Kabler Mill Road
Brooksville, KY 41004
606/782-5105

Cochran
Seek info. on Nathan Coch-ran, m. 1st, Sarah Salley Varn-ey, children: Sebert, Adrian, Hibbard, Anna, James Mar-vin, William, and Jimmie; m. 2nd, Nancy Jane Mae, children: John Henderson, Har-rison, Nathan, Sarah, Su-sanne, Juda, and Hervie. Any info. appreciated.
Diana Bateman
P. O. Box 55
Gallipolis Ferry, WV 25515
bateman@suddenlink.net

Hicks
Seek info. on burial site of my g. grandmother, Ida Mildred Roberts Hicks, b. ca. 1870, dau. of Alexander Roberts and Malissa Baysinger Roberts, m. 4/21/1887, Breck-inridge Co., Ky., James Hicks, d. ca. 1890. Any info. appreciated.
Alice Brooks
350 Brooks Road
Summer Shade, KY 42166

plus many more.


(From "Strictly Kentucky Genealogy")

Davidson (Various Materials To Aid In Family History Research).


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