Queries From July-August 1998 Issue


Were the Emersons/Emmersons in Graves County, Ky., related to the William, b. ca. 1790, Va., and Elizabeth, b. ca. 1797, Va.? What county in Va. were William and Elizabeth Emmerson born. Need Elizabeth's maiden name. Any info. appreciated.

Charlotte Austin

9119 E. State Highway DD

Strafford, MO 65757



Margaret Ellen Parker, b. 10/3/1850, d. 4/1/1920, m. 2/7/1868, David Ralston, b. 10/21/1839, d. 11/17/1924, son Wm. Davis Ralston, b. 6/19/1875. Also, Davis Foster Park, b. 12/10/1856, m. 2/12/1877, Alice Burton, dau. Lucinda Ellen Park, b. 2/1878. Any info. appreciated.

Edith Criswell Back

428 Independence Station Road

Independence, KY 41051




Richard Berry, d. 1798, Washington Co., Ky., m. Rachel Shipley. Need names of Richard and Rachel's parents. Any info. appreciated.

Barbara Proffitt

8732 Friendship Road

Richmond, MO 64085

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Seek info. on Suhanna (Sue Ann) Talley, b. 1861, d. 1895, dau. of David and Margaret Elizabeth Mitchell Talley, m. 1877, Joseph H. Sivells, b. 1860, d. ca. 1897, children: Oscar Howard, b. 1884, d. 1931; Pearl Elizabeth "Bessie," b. 1886, d. 1965, m. Lawrence Jones, Caldwell, Ky., had eight children; Thomas Warden, b. 1891, d. 1962, m. Flora Mayme Wynn, Caldwell, Ky., children: Clinton, Martyne (Parker), and Virginia (Hunt); and Susie Anglin, b. 1895, d. 1967, m. Coy Alley, Salem, Ky., had Jessie Hazel Alley (Robertson). Any info. appreciated.

Hazel Robertson

420 Alley Lane

Salem, KY 42078



Seek info. on Nathaniel Hurt, son of Charles Hurt, m. Elizabeth Davis, 12/17/1810, Madison Co., Ky., dau. of John Davis, Jr. and Rachel West, children: Rolinda, b. 1809, m. William Turner; Almina, b. 1812, m. John Richardson; Elvin (Alvin), b. 1815, lived in Jeffersonville, Ind.; William E., b. 1816, m. Elizabeth Burton; Frances, b. 1821, m. Mordecai Crutchfield, Jr.; and Mollie, b. 5/1825, m. James Gordon. Any info. appreciated.

Lucienne Pitcher

1217 Michigan Avenue

Monroe, MI 48162


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Seek info. on relatives of Wm. Conley, b. 9/25/1867, m. Anna Blanche, b. 6/18/1873, moved to Ill., children: Ossie, Otton, Nona, Mallie, and Mary. Any info. appreciated.

William Harvey Conley

1401-1950th Street

Lincoln, IL 62656



Seek info. on Sarah (Sally) A. Riley, b. 1869, Owsley Co., dau. of Bonarges (Bo) Riley and Deborah Bowling, sister of Elizabeth Riley, b. 1870, and William Riley, b. 1852, Tenn. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.

Marie Bishop Bolin

42820 Masonic Drive

Hemet, CA 92544

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Seek info. on Samuel Ross, Jr, b. Calvert City, Ky., Marshall Co., or any children. Lived in Georgetown, Ky.,with Karen Lee. Had two sons, by 1st wife. Any info. appreciated.

Melissa Castle

P. O. Box 3

Paintsville, KY 41240



Seek info. on parents/sibs. of William George, b. ca. 1786, d. 1862, and wife, Elizabeth Jameson, b. ca. 1786, d. 1857, moved from William Co., Va. to Hardin Co., Ky., 1824. Any info. appreciated.

Boris N. Bulatkin

411 W. Maywood Street

Wichita, KS 67217-5550


Seek info. on my g. grandfather, Ashbury Jones, Menifee Co., children: Taylor; Fannie, m. Jess White; Lucretia, m. Carl Lantern; and Rebecca, m. DeRice Johnson, 2/26/1906. Any info. appreciated.

Bettye Yates

375 Lilly Pike

Taylorsville, KY 40071




Seek info. on descendants of William "Billy Rabbit" Little, m. Eliza South, b. 1861, Breathitt Co., Ky., dau. of John and Henrietta Haddix South. Children: Armina, b. 1885; John, b. 1886; America, b. 1888; Harrison, b. 1889; Rebecca, b. 1890; Mary, b. 1893; George, b. 1896; and Ira, b. 1899. Any info. appreciated.

Jim South

157 Tyler Lane

Bulan, KY 41722



Seek info. on my g. grandfather, Jackson (A. J.) Combs, b. 4/16/1867, d. 9/16/1925, lived in Breathitt Co., Ky., son of Charlie and Polly Combs, m. Elizabeth Terry, b. 7/15/1879, d. 3/1/1930, both buried in Knott Co. Any info. appreciated.

Jamie T. McCain

186 Parklawn Drive

Circleville, OH 43113



Seek info. on James McDaniel/McDonald, b. ca. 1818, m. 11/1/1843, Washington Co., Ky., Lucretia Louisa Fields, b. ca. 1826. Children: Mary C., b. ca. 1852, Ky.; George W., b. 1859; Joseph (Joel), b. 1862; Steven A. Douglas, b. 1865 (my g. grandfather); and Julie A., b. 1872. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.

Wanda E. Wheeler

2900 Apperson Way N. #228

Kokomo, IN 46901



Rufus (James?) Hill, b. Menifee Co., m. ca. 1885, Elizabeth Frances Congleton, dau. of James B. Congleton (descendant of Squire Boone, through dau. Sarah) and Rebecca Rudd, children: Lillie Lou (my grandmother), m. Adrian Ben Ratliff, b. 1908, Morgan Co., Ky.; Jesse Weed; and James Russell. He may have married a 2nd time and had more children. Any info. appreciated.

Marge Ratliff Schulke

1460 Auburn Green Loop

Winter Park, FL 32792



Seek info. on my grandparents, Nicholas "Nick" Combs, d. 1964, son of Granville Pearl and Laurana Grigsby Combs, and Louvina Evans, d. 1967, dau. of Henry and Armelda Sizemore Evans. Louvina had sibs: Annie, Opsie, Crashie, Cole, Logan and Alonzo Evans. Also, info. on Sabra Minyard. Any info. appreciated.

Nellie J. Combs Boyd

P. O. Box 1699

De Funiak Springs, FL 32435



Seek info. on Press/Preston McIntosh, b. 1880 or 85, Breathitt or Owsley Co., lived in Harlan Co., 1905. Brother of Bob McIntosh, Owsley Co, and father of Lillie and Millie McIntosh, Breathitt Co. Any info. appreciated.

Luther Little

P. O. Box 321

Holt, FL 32564



Seek info. on Lewis Frank Earlywine, buried in the Hunt Graveyard, 8/16/1911, son of William Riley Earlywine. Where is this graveyard? It is supposed to be in Fleming Co. Any info. appreciated.

Patricia Crickmore

2026 Leo Street

Dayton, OH 45404-2003



Seek family of Joseph Forman, b. ca. 1816-21, Bourbon Co., Ky., d. 1902, Clay Co., Ky., m. 1851, Clay Co., Malinda Hollinsworth, b. ca. 1827-32, d. 1900, children: Sophia, b. 1852; William, b. 1858; Leuticia, b. 1854, all b. in Ky.; Joseph, b. 1859; James, b. 1861; Stephen, b. 1866; and Hester, 1873, all b. in Ark. Any info. appreciated.

Carol Sandlin

37 Nicholson Drive

Chatham, NJ 07928



Seek info. or photos on the following names: any Turners; Jonathan and Joel Stamper; Isham and Ether Barrett; Benjamin, John, and David Sebastian; Timothy Buttrey; John, Rachel, and Carlow "Carr" Helton; and any Heralds, in or around Breathitt Co. My grandparents were Roosevelt "Rose" Turner, b. 1904 and Ellen Turner. Any help appreciated.

Julie Turner


P. O. Box 6808

Falls Church, VA 22040




Seek info. on Martin Van Buren Waulk, m. 1st, Rosie Fout (not sure of spelling), children: Richard, Nell, Ida Bell, and Florence; m. 2nd, ?, had Temple; and m. 3rd, my mother, Maude Hale, Catlettsburg, Ky, 8/26/1926, children:Van, Jack, Blanche, Mary Lou, and twins, James and Ethel. Had barbershops in Ashland, Olive Hill, and other areas. Any info. appreciated.

Mary Lou Waulk Bowman

P. O. Box 1117

Carrabelle, FL 32322

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Seek info. on the following surnames: Everman, Huffman, Dowdy, Adkins, Kibbey/Kibbee, Warnock, Fultz, Blankenship, Slone/Sloan, Skidmore, Gilliam/Gillum, Hay/Holbrook, and Eldridge. Will share info.

Gerri Everman Anderson

900 Jennifer Street

Wildwood, FL 34785-5509

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Seek info. on parents of Sarah Adams, b. 9/1/1812, Ky., d. 11/1/1865, Linn Co., Kan., m. 12/30/1828, John Richardson Williams, Franklin Co., Ill., had 12 children. Will share info.

Sylvia Howerton

RR 2 Box 60C

Haskell, OK 74436



Seek info. on the Wells family, Pulaski, Whitley, and Laurel Cos. Coleman Younger Wells, b. 9/13/1910, son of Jesse Oliver Wells, b. 7/2/1886, and Mary Lucy Wadkins, b. 7/3/1891, m. 5/28/1908, Pulaski Co.; William Harrison Wells, b. 8/1/1857; Malinda Barnes, b. 11/6/1858, m. 12/16/1876, Jesse O. Wells, b. 5/31/1828; and Lucinda, b. 12/14/1830, m. 12/23/1847, Whitley Co. Any info. appreciated.

Joyce Wells Goff

253 Shannon Drive

Science Hill, KY 42553



Seek info. on the following: Joseph Insko, Bracken Co., Ky., had children: Sam, Joseph, Phoebe, and Dan; Mary Insko, m. Wm. Woodward; Sarah Insko, m. Lewis Linville; Eliza, m. Wm. Linville; Malissa, m. John McDowell; and Elizabeth, m. __ Parker. Any info. appreciated.

Francie Insko Scott

RR 4 Box 322C

Cynthiana, KY 41034



Seek info. on Isaac Isaacs, m. Sarah S. Combs, children: Luther, Claud, Edward, Gentry, Roscoe, Finley, Simmie, and Archie E. Who were Isaac and Sarah's parents? Where were they born? Any siblings? Any info. appreciated.

Doris M. Isaacs Combs

RR 1 Box 216

Glencoe, KY 41046



Solomon West, b. ca. 1800, m. Catherine Criscilles, b. 1800, N. C., had Allen Russell, b. ca. 1823, Whitley Co., Ky., m. Mary Campbell, 11/8/1843, dau. of Jasper and Dinah Campbell, had Andrew Jackson West, b. 12/10/1868, d. 7/22/1944, McCreary Co., Ky., m. Olive Jones, dau. of Robert and Elizabeth Jones, had Robert West, b. 3/26/1896, d. 1978, m. Ella Lay, dau. of James and Susie Lay, had Robert West, my grandfather, b. 4/1/1926, d. 10/7/1980, Bourbon Co., Ky. Will share info.

Kellie Vanlandingham

529 Meadowview Drive

Paris, KY 40361

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Seek info. on the family of James and Amanda McFarlan Blevins. Both were born between 1840 and 1850. Children: Martha, Ocie, Bertha, Osie, Tennessee, Beldon, Floyd, Andrew, Bruce, Frank, and Della. Any info. appreciated.

Harvey Kiser

P. O. Box 697

Olive Hill, KY 41164


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Jacob Barton, son of Joshua and Susannah Dodd, b. ca. 1771, Va., d. ca. 1830, Ky., m. a sister of Abner Hamilton, Barren Co., Ky., children: William; Sarah; Abner Hamilton, m. Evaline Devinney; and Frances Barton. Any info. appreciated.

Rita B. Rush

25 Lakeside Drive

Augusta, KS 67010-2350



Isaac King, m. Lorena Murphy, (d. ca. 1885), ca. 1870, in Allen or Warren Cos. or Northern Tenn. Lorena sister of Marcus Murphy. Children: Sally, b. 1873; Arthur, b. 1874; Nannie E., b. 1875; Ina J., b. 1879; and Lucy C. (my grandmother), b. 1884, d. 1979, m. Ewing Cornwell, 1901. What happened to Isaac after Lorena died? Any info. appreciated.

Mrs. Reece Young

1306 Equestrian Way

Frankfort, KY 40601



Nancy McClanahan, b. 11/2/1813, Va., d. 1903, Carter Co., Ky., m. Goolsby Childers, Perry Co., Ky., had 13 children. She is possibly dau. of George McClanahan. Any info. appreciated.

Robert W. Patenge

4860 East Main Street

Mesa, AZ 85205-8047


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Seek info. on following: ancestors of George Washington Shingleton, b. 1810/12, m. 5/1841, Trimble Co., Ky., Nancy Duncan, b. 1822; Thomas Carrender & Sarah Hardwick, b. 1850; and mother of Charles F. Davis, m. 1883, Armilla Branscomb, b. 1862, Wayne Co., Ky., son of George Cristenberry Davis. Any info. appreciated.

Linda Shingleton

911 Senate Avenue

Jeffersonville, IN 47130



Henry Walker, d. 1829, Woodford, Ky., children: Priscilla Walker, m. Martin Hazard, Green/Taylor Cos.; Phoebe; Eleanor; and James Travis, m. dau. of Lewis Bowday. Who were Henry's parents? Any info. appreciated.

Betty Beard

205 Shady Lane

Turnersville, NJ 08012

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Seek info. and relatives of my grandfather, Charles Moses Fowler, b. ca. 1872, ca. Hazard, Ky., m. 1911, had my mother, Vivien Anderson Fowler, b. 7/14/1912, Maysville, Ky. Also, seek info. on Eddy Newhall; Lettie Fowler, m. Steele Thompson, Lexington, Ky.; Louise Spencer Schrote; and Georgie Fowler Harrison. Any info. appreciated.

Jane Hartley Ashcraft Aral

858 Fairview Place

Alliance, OH 44601



Seek info. on my grandmother, Frances Helton Centers, m. 1st, Green Centers (d. 1902), Wolfe Co., children: Thurman b. 1904, Courtney b. 1906, and Noah b. 1908; m. 2nd, a Vires, had more children. Who were Green Centers' parents? Any info. appreciated.

Jane Goodpaster

RR 1 Box 231

West Liberty, KY 41472



Seek info. on James/Isom/Ishtam East, b. ca. 1800-1820, Va., m. Susan Johnson, b. N. C., Greenup Co., Ky., 4/1/1855, dau. of Capt. Jesse Johnson, children: James Thomas, John H., Jesse, Ada, and Elizabeth. Any info. appreciated.

J. C. Johnson

8004 Hamilton Lane

Alexandria, VA 22308-1104

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Nancy Hanks Whittaker Hunter Terrell, b. 1862, Ky., d. 8/17/1924, Ojai, Calif., dau. of Henry Clay (son of Zachariah and Polly Floyd Terrell) and Eliza McDonald Terrell, Shelby Co., Ky., m. 1st, James Hunter; m. 2nd, 11/16/1881, Harrison Lyon, b. 1828, d. 11/27/1910. Harrison m. 1st, Catherine Ritter, dau. of William Ritter, had five children. Harrison and Nancy, my g. grandparents, had: Herbert, b. 1882, d. ca. 1946; Zena Harcourt, b. 5/22/1888, d. 4/26/25, Calif, m. Daniel Edwin Lyon, b. 9/21/1876, d. 3/17/1966, son of William Austin and Elizabeth Jane Buckley Lyon; and Minnie Carl, b. 7/6/1892, d. Calif. Will share info.

Hallie Martinson

109 Banner Avenue

Ventura, CA 93004

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My grandfather, Ewell Logan Napier, b. 6/3/1884, Cawood, Harlan, Ky., d. ca. 1920, son of Nathan and Rhoda Howard Napier, m. Lulu Hansen, 9/13/1905, Oreg. Ewell was a conductor for the railroad in the midwest. Any info. appreciated.

Carroll Cooper Summers

2874 Creekside Circle #214

Medford, OR 97504

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Seek info. on James Owens, b. 1856 and Francis M. Owens, b. 1854, Tenn., sons of Orlena Fultz Owens, b. 1825 and John O. Owens, b. 1819, brothers of Joseph, b. 1847; Wm. Winfield Scott (my g. grandfather), b. 1849, d. 2/1901, Ill.; John, b. 1850; Martha, b. 1852; Celia, b. 1856; and Mary A., b. 1866, all in Tenn. Any info. appreciated.

Betty Owens Knorr

RR 2 Box 8A

Colfax, IL 61728



St. Clair

Seek info. on my grandmother, Rose C. "Hart" St. Clair, d. 1910, Ky., m. Willard S. St. Clair, had four children. Any info. appreciated.

M. J. Runyon

172 Eden Avenue

Bellevue, KY 41073-1057



Seek info. on following: John Miles Kincaid, Sr. b. 1/19/1831, Estill Co., Ky., d. 8/16/1864, m. Martha Ann Akers, b. 2/20/1833, d. 11/151/1915, children: (1) James Franklin, my g. grandfather, b. 6/6/1858, d. 11/29/1931, Lee Co., Ky., m. 1st. Joann Tirey, children: William J., b. 11/18/1878; John, b. 3/20/1883; James, b. 2/5/1880; and Martha, b. 6/6/1885 and m. 2nd, 4/13/1889, Melinda Spencer, b. 10/25/1871, d. 3/5/1940, children: Oscar, b. 7/11/1890; Roscoe, b. 12/20/1895, my grandfather; Milton, b. 9/8/1899; and Henrietta "Retta," 8/20/1902. (2) Charles Milton, b. 1864, Colo. (3) William Edward, b. 1/22/1857, d. 1/5/1936, m. 1st., Susan Cable, and m. 2nd, Sarah Jane Carroll. (4) Thomas Jefferson, b. 1860, m. 1st, Polly Cable, and m. 2nd, Helen Manious. Any info. appreciated.

Judy Kincaid Rasey

2492 Hoop Road

Xenia, OH 45385



Seek info. on my g. g. g. grandparents, William H. Harper, b. ca. 1854, d. 10/12/1913 and America Waits Harper, b. ca. 1856, d. 10/13/1914. My g. grandmother is Nellie Harper Watson, b. 2/12/1902, dau. of Reuben and Emillia Harper, Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Robert Gividen

6018 Princess Way

Louisville, KY 40219




Seek info. on Elisha Holbrook, b. Ky., 1836, m. Ursley Triplett, 3/22/1856, lived in Carter, Boyd, and Lawrence Cos., children: Emery, Elisha, Troy, Newton, Savannah, Edward, Mary, Dock, and Missouri, all born between 1856-1876. Any info. appreciated.

Ken Holbrook

24952 Buckskin Drive

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

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Richard Smith m. Nancy Alicia Combs, son, Thomas Smith (1798-1881), m. 7/25/1826, Sarah Clemons, b. 1806, my g. g. grandmother, had, Benjamin, b. ca. 1827, m. Matilda Oliver, b. ca. 1829, had John S., b. 1864, d. 1941, m. Dulseany Chaffins, b. 1875, d. 1896, had Adam, b. 1/4/1896, d. 12/31/1960, had Charles L., b. 1/9/1931. Any info. appreciated.

Charles L. Smith

4135 Winterringer Street

Hilliard, OH 43026-1038



Jacob Gibson, m. Nancy Bowman, Clay Co., Ky., 1/17/1824; Lyttle Hughs, m. Mahala Bowman, Clay Co., Ky., 9/1/1821, both daus. of Elijah and Elizabeth Gentry Bowman. Any info. appreciated.

Ruth Eager Moran

5001 Brettshire Way

Oklahoma, OK 73142



Margaret Trease, my g. grandmother, b. Ky., ca. 1835, m. Jesse R. Rudd, ca. 1855, had seven boys and three girls, lived in Paducah, 1882, went to Colo., d. 1895. Any info. appreciated.

Marie Wren

P. O. Box 333

Fillmore, CA 93016


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Seek the maiden name of "the widow" Margaret Cruse/Crews, m. Abraham Raymer, Jr., Nelson Co., Ky., 1787. Any info. appreciated.

Lloyd Raymer

405 Austin Raymer Road

Bowling Green, KY 42101



Seek info. on my g. g. grandfather, Anderson H. Dollins, b. ca. 1800s, Va., settled in Caldwell Co., Ky., m. Mary Darcus Smith, children: Willis, Bob, Henry, Sarah Jane, Elizabeth, and Jo. Any info. appreciated.

James H. Walker

136 Gemini Trail

Georgetown, KY 40324-9583




Elihue Montgomery (1876-1962), son of John H. and Samantha Boggs Montgomery, m. Juda Elizabeth Rice (1879-1954), dau. of James Allen and Susan Margaret Damron Rice, Carter Co., Ky., children: Elsie, Theodore, Verna, Mary, Paul, Alma, Vivian, Frederick, Everett, and Avery. John Montgomery, son of John Yancey and Mary Jane Howe Montgomery, was a circuit-riding minister in mid-1880s, and Montgomery Chapel in Carter County, is named after him. Will share info.

Max E. Mayo

1285 Lakemont Drive S.

Gadsden, AL 35907



Seek maiden name and info. on Celia Meredith, b. 1801, Ky., m. John Meredith, b. 1797, Ky., d. 10/24/1852, Edmonson Co., children: Nancy; Jane; Sara; Elizabeth; Susannah; William; Joseph, m. Nancy Jane Sheets; Caroline; Frederick; Mary; George; and John. Any info. appreciated.

Ovie Holland

1304 N. James

Guymon, OK 73942-3238



Seek info. on family of Abraham Vansickle, m. Nancy Wilkins Murphy, 8/19/1823, Mason Co., Ky., dau. of John Murphy, Sardis. Will exchange info. Any help appreciated.

Caroline Covic

15926 N. W. Germantown Road

Portland, OR 97231-2706



R. O Thacker was living in Waynesboro, Va., 1919. Who are his descendants? How was he related to Pleasant Thacker of Weakley Co., Tenn.? Any help appreciated.

Dorothy Melton Austin

1757 Carter Road

Mayfield, KY 42066



Seek info. on Dudley Howel family, Simpson Co., Ky. Dudley m. Sinthia, children: Mary, James W., Easter, Lucinda E., Benjamin F., Louisa, Ira, and Dudley H. Any info. appreciated.

Lola Mae Schleifer

1993 E. 487th Road

Halfway, MO 65663-9281



Seek info. on Clarence Bryant, m. Margaret ?, had three children. Clarence and children killed by a farm hand. Any info. appreciated.

Sherry Gant

Lot 11 Skyline M. H. P.

Lewisport, KY 42351



Seek descendants of my g. g. grandfather, Benjamin B. Holland (1810-1870), Pitman Creek, Green County, Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Walter F. Holland, Jr.

625 Chandler Drive

Mt. Carmel, IL 62863



Seek info. on John Wilcher, b. ca. 1783, Lincoln Co., Ky., son of Jeremiah and Jinney Cummins Wilcher. Any info. appreciated.

Melba M. Smith

3900 Meadowland Drive

Prospect, KY 40059-9727

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Seek info. on parents and siblings of James B. Forbes, Hart Co., Ky., m. Eliza Jane Melvina Davis, dau. of James and Elizabeth Davis, sister of B. Frank, Thomas, Amanda, John C., and Charles C., sons: Wm. Thomas and James H. Any info. appreciated.

Suzanne K. Spitler

4324 S. Osage

Independence, MO 64055




Seek info. on Joaseh Moore Graham, a Confederate Civil War veteran buried in Las Vegas. Any info. appreciated.

Leonard C. Becker

2109 Jeanne Drive

Las Vegas, NV 89108-3122



Seek info. on following names: Tucker, Hopper, and Mitchell, Mercer and Boyle Cos.; and Baldwin, Adair, and Taylor Cos. Any info. appreciated.

Joan Baldwin Leach

3020 Heritage Landing Road

Williamsburg, VA 23185



Seek info. on Hony family, from Harlan Co. I am daughter of Frank Hony. Any info. appreciated.

Terry Diane Hony Brock

2670 Hwy 27 North

Lafayette, GA 30728



Seek info. on Alix/Alice Ramey, dau. of Daniel and Dicy C. Ramey, m. Benjamin (Ben) Bates. Sis Raney, m. John Blanton. Sis and Alice were sisters, both born in Va. Any info. appreciated.

Ruth M. Smith

4240 Springfield Road

Elizabethtown, KY 42701