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 May 2013 issue.
(From "Kentucky Genealogy From The Long Ago")


Carnahan/Carnohan
Seek info. on Carnahan/Carnohan family, Earlington, Ky.; and family of David Mason Carnohan. Any info. appreciated.
Pat Carnohan Brosky
6216 Sierra Trail
Burlington, KY 41005
859/586-6725
ky1pat@insightbb.com


McQueen
Seek info. on the McQueen family, Kings Mountain, Ky. Mark McQueen was a preacher, had grandson, Ron McQueen. Any info. appreciated.
Eva Bologna
P. O. Box 1407
Caseville, KY 48725


Combs-Gabbard-Bowman
Seek info. on the following families: Combs, Gabbard, Bowman, and Ray, all from Ky. James P. Combs, fought in Civil War, b. 1845, possibly son of Biram S. Combs, b. 1818, son of William D. Combs, b. 1790, son of Nicholas, b. ca. 1762, son of John Combs, Sr., b. 1733, fought in Revolutionary War. Any info. appreciated.
Denise Leibold
P. O. Box 426
West Branch, MI 48661
989/345-9122
989/240-0555
walden816@hughes.net


Shepherd
Seek gravesite and info. and on my g. grandfather, Green Shepherd, b. Magoffin Co., Ky., d. ca. 1/1926, , possibly buried in Floyd Co., Ky., m. 1st, Faracee Whitaker. Any info. appreciated.
Rick Reed
4948 Denny Street
Columbus, IN 47201
812/379-2468
tinbucket78@yahoo.com


Draughn
Seek gravesite and info. on Rory "Jay" Draughn, former town marshal, Hazard, Perry Co., Ky., d. 1913. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.
Daniel J. Miller
10860 Midnight Pass
Fishers, IN 46037
317/595-0248
dmiller487@aol.com


Himes-Hunt-Carter
Seek info. on the following: Howard W. Himes, Melvina Hunt, James M. Carter, Alma Christine Mitchell Carter, and any Carter and Mitchell family, Paris, Ky. Any info. appreciated.
Crystal Campbell
351 Garden Park Drive
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859/881-5448
859/553-6836


Beckett-Saylor-Brock
Seek info. on the following: the family of Nancy Crow Beckett, b. 1850 Harrison Co., Ky., buried in Old Crow Chapel Cemetery, 1924, m. 1872, William T. Price; family of Joseph Saylor, b. 1735, N. C., d. 1769, Wallins Creek, Harlan Co., Ky., m. Catherine Solomon; and Alabama Hopkins Brock, b. 1878, Harlan Co., Ky., m. Skelt Brock, lived in Molus area. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.
C. E. Bishop
3966 State Route 42 N.
Waynesville, OH 45068
cebishop@go-concepts.com


Pratt
Seek info. on Everett Earl Pratt, went to Vicco High School, 1949-1952, worked for KSP, Post 13, Hazard, Ky., ca. 1958, went to Air Force, m. Katherine ?. Last known location was Middletown, Ohio. Any info. appreciated.
Della C. Chandler
949 Honeysuckle Road
Lexington, KY 40504
859/277-3917


(From "Strictly Kentucky Genealogy")

Stricker-James (Various Materials To Aid In Family History Research).


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