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Kentucky Explorer Magazine

Queries

For May 1997


Readers are asked to help with queries if possible. Thanks!

 

 
Barclay-Barkly
Need to contact someone researching the Barclay/Barkly family. My g. grandmother, Martha, and three brothers, Adam, Lafe, and Nate, were b. in Campbell Co., Ky. Martha was b. in 1847. They moved to Lewis Co., Ky., in the late 1800s. Parents are Isaac and Sarah. There must be more siblings.
Wilma Jarrells
64A Mack Rd.
Lucasville, OH 45648

 
Atkinson
Need dates of birth and death and place of burial for William C. Atkinson, b. ca. 1810, Adair Co., Ky., son of Joshua Atkinson. William m. (1) Sally Hill Drake, d. 1839; m. (2) Martha Winfrey Jones ca. 1840. William and family moved to Carroll Co., Mo., ca. 1852. Listed in 1860 Chariton Co., Mo., census. Appreciate any info. about this family.
Harold D. Atkinson
6400 18th Ave., N.W.
Rochester, MN 55901

 
Martin-Ralston
Charles R. Martin of Ky. m. Nancy Mayberry of Tenn., on 6/19/1835. Their dau., Sarah Jane, b. 1842, d. 1890 in Ill., m. on 11/18/1858 to William Andrew Ralston, b. 1842, d. 1888, Ill.
Sue Kennedy
822 Circle Dr.
Bethalto, IL 62010-1340

 
Combs-Spicer-Carpenter
Would like info. on Wilie/Willie Combs, b. ca. 1830-60, son of John Combs, m. Phoebe, b. ca. 1850-70. Phoebe was the dau. of Anna. Don't know Phoebe's or Anna's maiden names, believe they were related to the Spicers and Carpenters. Phoebe and Wilie were parents of my grandmother, Etta Beryl "Ettie" Combs, b. 1883, Filmore, Powell Co., Ky. She had two siblings, Otto and Goodloe Combs, maybe more. After g. grandfather, Wilie, died Phoebe m. a Mr. Hayes.
Lucille (Back) Robbins
P.O. Box 127
Stonewall, MS 39363

 
Howard-Haffield
Searching for parents/siblins of Joseph Howard, b. 8/27/1797, Mason Co., Ky., m. Sarah Haffield on 6/12/1817 in Augusta, Bracken Co., Ky. Joseph joined the Methodist church on 8/4/1828 in Brown Co., Oh. He was a Methodist minister/farmer in Dewitt Co., Ill., where both Joseph and Sarah are buried. Will share/exchange info.
Maynard & Lois Fullington
572 U Rd.
Palmer, NE 68864-1113

 
Petrey
Seek parents of Adam Petrey who m. Sarah Siler on 9/25/1855 in Whitley Co., Ky., parents of William Petrey, b. 2/21/1861, who m. Mary Ann Siler.
Charles Rudy Heath II
6586 Fields Ertel Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45241-1367

 
Wardell
Need info. on the following: John D. Wardell, b. ca. 1825, may have been employed in commerce in Todd Co., Ky; and Thomas D. Wardell, b. ca. 1847, Ky., m. Margaret A. Halsel, b. ca. 1848, Todd Co., Ky. Thomas may have been the son of John.
Andy Miller
2256 Glenwood Cir.
Colorado Springs, CO 80909-1553
(719) 597-2804

 
Bryant-Adamson
Need death date and burial place of Rachel Briant/Bryant, b. 1800, Tenn., m. James T. Briant who d. 1850, Wayne Co., Ill. She probably d. 1863-65, Marion Co. Also want to exchange with anyone researching family of their son, William Gleason Bryant, b. 1817, Va., who m. Nancy Adamson. Both d. and buried in Liberty, DeKalb Co., Tenn. Nancy was the dau. of Joseph Adamson and Leaky. Children of William were: James T., Margaret, Joseph W., Rachel, Nancy Ann, William Riley, Zachary T., Jane L. "Jincy," John, Ailsey, and Lucetta. Related names: Dodd, Barrett, Williams.
Mary Bryant Park
2204 W. 5th Ave.
Stillwater, OK 70474-2817
e-mail: Compuserve 75304,551

 
Dorris-Leonard-Perkins
Nancy Dorris m. Gideon Franklin Leonard on 5/3/1844, in Robertson Co., Tenn. They were listed on the 1850 Logan Co., Ky., census. Nancy m. James A. Perkins of Graves Co., Ky., before 1860. Listed on the 1860 Wright Co., Mo., census, living with her father, James Dorris.
Charlotte Austin
9119 E. State Highway DD
Strafford, MO 65757

 
Manning
Who are the parents of William Manning/Mannon who d. 1863, Whitley Co., Ky.?
Christine Stephens
64 Highview Dr.
Ft. Thomas, KY 41075
(606) 781-1458

 
Arado
Seeking info. on ancestors and descendants of Louis and Mary Arado, both possibly from Genoa, Italy. Their dau., Louisa, b. 1832, m. Antonio Sivori on 9/16/1866 at Lyons Cathedral of the Assumption in Louisville, Ky.
Ron Wibbels
5002 Weber Ln.
Floyd's Knobs, IN 47119
e-mail: [email protected]

 
Waddy
Seeking info. on ancestors of Jack Waddy, b. ca. 1840. He was in Livingston Co., Ky., 1880 census, with his wife, Clara, 30, and children: Nellie, 12; William, 10; John, 8; Lee, 6; and Florence, 4. Does anyone have any info. on this family prior to 1880?
Lemmah Waddy
1606 U.S. 60 W.
Ledbetter, KY 42058

 
Harman-LeGrand
Seek parents of Elizabeth Harman, b. 1828, Allen Co., Ky. Father b. in NC, mother in SC. Elizabeth m. Coleman LeGrand on 8/21/1860, Warren Co. Coleman's 1st wife: Martha Harmon, b. 1815, Allen Co., d. 1860 Warren Co. Elizabeth and Martha may have been sisters. Want any info. regarding Harman/Harmon families of Allen Co.
Martha Cooper
1132 Lehigh Ave.
Louisville, KY 40215

 
Perkins
Need info. concerning Elizabeth Perkins. She signed her name Pearkins on a written permission for her dau., Nancy Hembree to m. James Partin (a white man) on 9/1/1900. Elizabeth was a full Cherokee and wasn't allowed to sign her name with a capital E. or P. She was called Lizza. Need to know why her dau., Nancy, b. 1/28/1885, d. 4/9/1915, was a Hembree when Elizabeth was a Perkins. An M. Perkins was a witness on the marriage certificate. James had to pay $100 bond to m. Nancy. Is there any Hembree or Perkins that can help me find records of Elizabeth, my g. grandmother?
Betty Malkemus
3510 Plumey Rd.
Northwood, OH 43619

 
Flora
Seeking any info. on the Flora family from Nicholas or any other counties in Ky. Also would like to know where the Flora post office was located before it closed. I was b. near Myers Station, Ky., in Dec., 1921. Jonas H. Flora was my father. I still have a lot of relations but have lost track of them. Think most of them were from Mt. Sterling, Paris, Carlisle, Cynthiana, Flemingsburg, and Blue Licks.
Clay Flora
3661 State Route 28 E.
Blanchester, OH 45107
(937) 783-5615

 
Scott
Seeking info. on family of Margaret Alice Scott, b. ca. 1874-75, dau. of Stephen Scott. Margaret later m. Robert Glenn. Is this the same Scott family that lived in Cumberland Co., Ky.?
J.G. Saylor
P.O. Box 77407
Baton Rouge, LA 70879

 
Hampton-Franklin-Stillwell
Seeking info. on John Henry Hampton, 1834-1925, of Breckinridge Co. His brother, James William Hampton, 1836-?, m. (1) Nancy Franklin, 1831-1895, in 1855. Their children: James William, 1856-1902; Ada Ann, 1858-?;Alexander, 1863-1938; John McClennan, 1865-?; Betty Ann, 1863-1873; Benjamin F., ca. 1867-?. John m. (2) in 1880 in Breckinridge Co. to Martha Ann Stillwell, 1860-1928. Their children: Ida Bell, 1881-1907; Mary Ellen, 1882-?; Henry Blane, 1885-1973, my grandfather; Charles Harrison, 1890-1912; Lewis A., 1892-1912; Frances Melton Berry, 1894-1967; and Taylor Dewey, 1899-?.
Deborah (Hampton) Davenport
1254 Powder Mill Dr.
Dallas, GA 30132-6923
(770) 445-0247

 
Cummins
Seeking info. on ancestors of Margaret Olive Cummins. She was b. 11/30/1868, Lyon Co., Ky., d. 5/14/1952, Bowling Green, Ky. Parents: Simon A. Cummins and Elizabeth Stanley. She m. William Thomas Crow/Crowe. Children: William, Lillie Pearl, Ruby Tylene, Minnie, Helen, and James.
Blenda (Crowe) Neyhart
10195 N. Stagecoach Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86004

 
Swan-Rawlings
Seeking dates and burial places for Thomas Swan, 1777-1845, of Hardin Co., Ky.; his wife, Ruth Rawlings, whom he m. on 6/13/1805, Hardin Co.; her father, Stephen Rawlings, of Elizabethtown, Hardin Co., d. after 11/2/1830; his wife, Abigail Rawlings, d. 9/1814. Need names of the Swan children.
Margaret E. Smith
420 Brown Ave.
Osawatomie, KS 66064-1320

 
Holt-Antle-Collins-Horton
Seeking info. on the following families: Holt, Antle, Selby, McFarland, and Collins from Russell Co.; Thomas, McFarland, and Lattrell from Casey Co.; and Horton and Haines from Wayne Co.
Phyllis Holt Thomas
115 Shepherd Dr.
Russell Springs, KY 42642
(502) 866-8663

 
Hagerman
Would like to exchange info. with all those interested in the Ky. Hagermans. My g. grandparents were Sarah Elizabeth Hagerman, 1847-1922, and Edwin Thomas Berry, 1841-1901. The index to the 1910 Ky. census lists Simon and Aaron Hagaman in Jefferson Co. and Gilbert hagerman in Nelson Co. Earlier there was a Tunis Hagerman in Bullitt Co. and a Joseph Hagerman in Warren Co.
Dorothy A. Koenig
1232 Carlotta Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94707-2707
e-mail: [email protected]

 
Wells
Ezekiel and Emeline Day Wells of Elliott Co., Ky., had 12 children. Seeking descendants of two of them: John N. Wells, b. 1838, lived in Letcher Co. in 1880; and James Elbert Wells, b. 1859, lived in Lawrence Co. in 1900, and sold land in Elliott Co. in 1903. Will exchange family records.
Martha Heinemann
705 N. Belvedere Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38107-5029

 
Browning
My g.g. grandfather, Hugh Parker Browning, was a private in Co. A, 8th Regiment Ky. Infantry and Battery B, 1st Battalion Tenn. Light Artillery. He received a pension from the govt. for his service. Would like to find out some of the history of these two.
Willa Browning Rains
1006 Del Monte Pl.
Cincinnati, OH 45205

 
Beach-Miller
My g.g. grandfather, Harrison Miller, b. 1820, m. Hannah Beach in Dec. 1849. He had a brother, William. In their adult years, they lived in the Owen/Grant Co. area. Appreciate any info. n the Beach-Miller family.
June Miller Peck
531 E. Market St.
Germantown, OH 45327
e-mail: [email protected]

 
Roysdon-Rainwater
Searching for info. on my g. grandparents, Abraham Roysdon/Royston, b. Tenn. (all the info. I have), and Susannah Rainwater, b. 1848, Pulaski Co., Ky. They had six children, all b. in Casey Co., Ky.: Elizabeth, b. 8/18/1872; John; Giles; Dollie Mae, b. 9/23/1883, d. 1/25/1913, Casey Co., m. William Henry Lancaster, b. 2/15/1867, Falmouth, Ky., d. 2/5/1920, Casey Co. (my grandparents); Adam; and Nannie.
Elnora M. Nemnich
154 S. Delos
Haysville, KS 67060
(316) 524-6232

 
Jackson-Crank
Seek info. on James and Mary Ellen Crank Jackson, my g. grandparents, who d. in Carter Co., Ky., ca. 1915-18. James was m. 3-4 times: Nancy Selvage, Sarah Coley, and Mary Ellen Crank Reeves. He had 9 children: James Asa, Samuel, Eliza, General, Catherine, and Larkin by Nancy; and Lucille, Minnie, and William by Mary. James also may have had a son, Cornelius, son of Sally. No proof. James was a corporal in the Civil War, served in the 40th Ky. Inf. Mary was dau. of Milton and Polina Davis Crank. Her younger sister, Eliza, m. Cornelius, son of James Jackson and Sally. James was b. in 1832, Magoffin Co., son of Marcum of Betsie Jackson.
Kathy J. Erwin
P.O. Box 5542
Olive Hill, KY 41164

 
Duncan
Searching for ancestors and descendants of Peter Bradford Duncan, b. 1868, m. in Russell Co., on 2/9/1900 to Francis A. Conover, b. 1884. They lived in Casey Co. in Mt. Salem, McKinney, and Liberty area in early 1900s. His parents or grandparents could have been George and Susan (Edan) Duncan. Her parents were William Tolbert Conover and Mary Elizabeth (Vire) Jenny Conover. Their five sons were: Walter, Bradford, Carl, Marvin, and Dee Duncan. Would be glad to hear from any Duncan.
Carol Buchanan Susnick
4898 Wind Drift Rd.
Scottsburg, IN 47170-8421

 
Johnson
Need info. on Lawrence Johnson and family. Lawrence was my g. grandfather, b. in Union City, Madison Co., Ky., on 4/20/1889 to Robert and Mary Elizabeth Winkler Johnson who later lived on Dodd Rd., Madison Co. Lawrence had one bro., Irven, and two sisters, Hattie Johnson Rainer and Lillie Taylor Johnson. Lawrence m. Nanosie White on 6/27/1905. Five children: Marry F., Saddie, Mattie (?), Ethel, and Robert Johnson. Lawrence and Nanosie moved to Benham/Lynch, Ky. Lawrence was supervisor for International Harvester. He was shot and killed in 1937-38 during a strike over labor disputes with the union.
Nerissa Fortney Gregoire
P.O. Box 65
Waco, KY 40385

 
Stockton
Seeking info. on parents and siblings of Drury W. Stockton, b. in Ky., ca. 1812. Mother b. in Ky., and father b. in Tenn., according to census records. He migrated to Miss., Ark., and Tex. Had 2-3 wives and 14 children.
Pam Stockton Wolfe
908 Lee Trevino Blvd.
Belen, NM 87002
e-mail: [email protected]

 
Hounshell
Seek info. on death date of Samuel S. Hounshell, b. 1818, and Elizabeth Spurginer Hounshell, b. 1822. Likely Samuel d. in the early 1880s, and Elizabeth ca. 1870-74, probably in Wolfe Co. as they lived there in 1870 census.
Delbert Honchul
245 Bailey Rd.
Murray, KY 42071

 
Criswell
Would like info. on the following: ancestors, siblings, and descendants and their spouses of William Thomas Criswell, b. 11/14/1857, d. ?, m. Emily Jane Martin, b. 12/2/1862, d. 3/10/1911. Both were b. in Harrison Co., Ky., buried at Benson Methodist Church, Kelat, Ky.
John E. Bach Sr.
428 Independence Station Rd.
Independence, KY 41051

 
Hatton
Would like to find some info. on my grandparents and their first child, Everett. My grandfather was John William Hatton, son of William Jennings Hatton and Amanda Jane Maloney. My grandmother was Lousetti (Taulbee) Hatton, dau. of John C.B. Taulbee and Mary Ellen Stamper. John and Lousetti had a son named Everett ca. 9/1906, who d. some time beween 3 mos. and 3 yrs. (not for sure). This all occurred in Breathitt Co., possibly around Big Frozen.
Carol Carlisle
1308 E. Juana Ave.
San Leandro, CA 94577-3927
(510) 357-0321

 
Thompson
My mother's father, Chaplin (Chap) Thompson, had an uncle named Sol Thompson. My mother said Sol was an old man when they visited him in the early 1900s. He was m. to a young woman, and they had 3 children: Raymond, Georgie, and Maudie. Ben Jones, a writer of Marion Co. oral history, wrote of a guerilla leader, Sol Thompson, a member of John Hunt Morgan's Raiders. Would like to correspond with anyone with info. on Sol Thompson.
William E. Davis
9015 Lyneve Dr.
Louisville, KY 40272-2727
(502) 935-2374

 
Baker-McGrady
Seeking info. on 3rd g. grandparents, Andrew Jackson Baker and Caroline McGrady, both b. NC, ca. 1810. Their son, Andrew Jackson Baker, was b. 11/15/1835 in NC (Ashe Co.?), m. Susannah Edwards on 7/28/1860 in Lawrence Co., Ky., where they lived until he d. on 2/23/1917.
Terry E. Manning
1201 Timber Glen Ct. S.W.
Lilburn, GA 30247-7439

 
Purvis-Stivers
Spurr-Peyton
Researching the above families of Ky. and have info. to share. Especially interested in old photos and stories from relatives. Ben Franklin Purvis m. Nancy Ellen Spurr in an unknown area of Ky. in 1888. Dau., Olivine Purvis, b. 1892, disappears from the record in 1910. Nancy's parents were Dudley Spurr and Polly Purvis of Owen Co. Dudley was the son of John and America Spurr. Dudley m. Dora Steward ca. 1891, and he d. in 1909. Mary Catherine Peyton, 1869-1945, m. John Stivers, 1835-1916, in 1892 in Henry Co. She was the dau. of Benjamin Peyton and America Downey and granddaughter of Charles and Matilda Peyton.
Vernon Ray Purvis
359 Elm St.
Eminence, KY 40019

 
Smith
Need info. on Charlie Smith and wife, ?, who may have lived on Rock Fork in Knott Co. Rebecca Ann Smith, Charlie's dau., m. Joseph Conley. Joseph and Rebecca's children were: Laura, Mattie, Bill, Rhoda, Watt, Woots, Leck, and Mart Conley.
Kathleen Hofelich
11407 Bardstown Rd.
Louisville, KY 40291

 
Stidham
Looking for info. on my g. grandmother, Joanna Stidham, b. 5/14/1878, d. ca. 1901, m. William T. Clair, 1871-1911, on 3/25/1892. The 1900 Wolfe Co. census lists their children as: William E. Clair, James Asbury Clair, Henry Clay Clair, and Anderson Clair. I believe Joanna's parents were Edmond Stidham and Sally Stamper. Appreciate any info. about Joanna, particularly interested in where, when, and why she died at such a young age.
D. Mihaloew
7599 Ruxton Dr.
Springfield, VA 22153
e-mail: [email protected]

 
Scott-Gresham
Seeking info. on who the parents of Robert S. Scott, b. 1798, were. He m. Rebecca Sphar in Clark Co., Ky., in 1817. They lived in Clark Co. Also seeking info. on who the parents of James Gresham, b. ca. 1800-04, who m. Rutha Johnson in Casey Co., Ky., in 1833, were.
Mac H. Robards
608 Puckett Ave.
Greenwood, MS 38930

 
Epperson-Denney-Gill Kendrick-Cummins-Adams
Researching the above family names in the Lincoln, Pulaski, Rockcastle, and Garrard Cos., from early 1800s through present. Particularly interested in the Level Green and Woodstock areas. Any help appreciated.
Sheila D. Evans
7375 Blue Creek W. Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46256-1970

 
Ketchum-Haddix
Searching for memories of Eliza Jane Ketchum Haddix, b. ca. 1838, d. 1917, Jackson, Ky. In 1910 Breathitt Co. census she was living with son, Silas Haddix, his wife, Sally, and their children: Silvester, James, Dora, and Sarah Haddix. Would like to hear from any descendants. Eliza was my ancestor, and I will share info.
June Kimberlin
10 Twin Maples, Brookhaven Rd.
Morgantown, WV 26505-8443

 
Boothe
Need info. on parents, siblings, and birthplace of Joseph Boothe, b. ca. 1775, d. ca. 1841, Bracken Co., Ky. He settled in Bracken Co. in 1799. His children were: Robert, James, America, Mary Ann, Lavina, Lucy, and Francis Marion. Appreciate any help. Will exchange info.
Bobbi Apkins
916 Stanwood Dr.
Lebanon, OH 45036-1348

 
Tinsley
I am collecting Tinsley genealogy. Please send me your Tinsley family history and ancestor charts. Will share info.
Joyce Tinsley
2201 2nd Ave. N.
Great Falls, MT 59401-3311

 
Inman
Seeking info. on my grandfather, John or William Inman, b. 1885 (?), d. 1921. He m. Martha Carmack, lived in Siebert, Ky., in 1920. Where is he buried? Any help or info. greatly appreciated.
Larry W. Moses
10849 Locust St.
Aurora, IN 47001

 
Baker-O'Hair
My father, Ervin Baker, b. 1/29/1919, was from Owsley Co. He m. Sylvia O'Hair, b. 8/25/1923, from Wolfe Co. Ervin was the son of John and Martha Baker. Pretty sure of his name, but don't know Martha's maiden name. Sylvia was the dau. of John and Lillie (Brewer) O'Hair. Would appreciate any info.
Kathie Baker-Hutchinson
3375 Tulip Tree Ln.
Erlanger, KY 41018
(606) 283-9149

 
Brandenburg
Searching for photos of Brandenburg family of Ky., specifically searching for photos of children of Joseph Brandenburg (1767-1864) and wife, Delilah Vesser (1771-1856). Currently have photo of their son, James (1808-1896), and possibly of their dau., Delilah (Brandenburg) Congleton (1811-1871). Also have photo of one dau.-in-law, Lucy Ann (Hoover) Brandenburg (ca. 1835-1895) Will pay copy costs or exchange.
J. David Brandenburg
2143 Oland Cir. N.E.
Marietta, GA 30066-6441
e-mail: [email protected]

 
Devors-Deavers
Trying to find more info. on George Devors/Deavers. He m. Esther/Easter Porter, b. ca. 1865, Elliott Co., Ky., the dau. of John Porter and Scena/Sena Salyers. George and Esther had a son named Milbern Pal Devors, b. 4/11/1884, Elliott Co. George may have killed a man in Magoffin Co., Ky. He worked as a blacksmith for Charlie Ison. George was b. in Va., possibly Wythe Co. The 1850 Wythe Co., Va., census listed an 11 month old child named George living in household #1614 with parents listed as Ann and John Devors. Need to know if these two Georges are the same person.
Mark Devors
851 Robinhood Dr.
Maitland, FL 32751
(407) 539-1473

 
Ballard-Flemichum
Need info. on Ethel Flemichum/Flenchum and Harvey Ballard. I have found in the library a person named Mattie R. Ballard, b. 1933, to an Ethel Flenchum in Powell Co. My place of birth was Spout Springs, Powell Co., Ky. Any help appreciated.
Mary H. Lee
647 Rose Ln.
Harrodsburg, KY 40330-9601

 
Saylor
Can someone help me find my cousins. They lived in Molus, Harlan Co., Ky. They were the children of Sarah Smith Saylor and Talton Saylor; 3 girls and 1 boy.
Marthan Lane
3960 Kentucky Highway 39 N.
Crab Orchard, KY 40419-9637

 
Gabehart-Swann-Wooldridge
Sarah Virginia "Jenny" (Edrington) Gabehart, b. 6/11/1849, d. 10/?/1929, Casey Co., Ky., m. George W. Gabehart, b. 6/21/1839, Casey Co. Need death dates. Also would like photo of Jenny. Will pay for it. Also need ancestors, siblings, descendants of James Swann, Sr., d. ca. 1830, Simpson Co., Ky., came to Ky. from either NC or SC. All Swann info. welcome. Also on Jesse Wooldridge and wife, Caty (Cook) Wooldridge, who are said to be buried on private farm in family cemetery in Russell Co., Ky. Can anyone provide tombstone readings for them or give instructions to find burial place?
Claire Utt
1518 E. 12th St.
Winfield, KS 67156-3923

 
Russell
Seeking background of Anne I. Russell, b. 11/5/1894, d. 1977, wife of Wm. Ed. "Willie" Sanders, son of Ed. Duncan "Dunk" Sanders and Alice Curtis. Willie was b. 12/4/1893, d. 11/19/1918, taught at Mt. Zion. Anne had 3 brothers: John, Clifford, and Willie. Their parents were J. and Betty.
Ida M. Sanders
34891 N. Lincoln
Lake Villa, IL 60046-7511

 
Carter-Lewis-Woods
Seeking info. on the families of Thomas and Anna Lewis Carter of Henry Co., Va., Samuel L. Wood(s), Sr., b. 1750, in NC, d. 12/13/1825, may have been in Revolutionary War (unsure).
Jamie W. Tengler
1813 N. Mill St.
London, KY 40741

 
Molton
I'm still trying to find out what country the Molton's came from and around what year as well as which ship. Also trying to find books on Rowan Co., Ky., especially around Haldeman, Morehead, Ky., and Rock Fork Rd.
Myrtle (Molton) Ferguson
216 Vanderveer St.
Middletown, OH 45044-4236

 
Burchell-Hale
Metcalf-Curdiff
Would like to get any info. I can on my two grandfathers: Milton Burchell, b. 1841, Woodford Co. or 1850, Garrard Co., m. Catherine Hale, b. 1850, Franklin Co., d. 2/2/1894; and on Silas Jefferson Metcalf, b. 1818, Nelson Co., near Athertonville, d. after 1900, son of Joseph and Nancy Ann (Figg) Metcalf, m. Mary E. Cundiff, dau. of Shadrack and Sally (Stilwell) Cundiff.
Elizabeth Lucas
RR 2 Box 9B
Bradford, IL 61421-9802

 
Cornett-Combs
Looking for info. on James Cornett, b. 1812, Ky., m. Minerva, b. 1812, Ohio. Issue: Samuel, b. 1841; Irvin, b. 1845; Basten, b. 1848; Elizabeth, b. 1850; Ritter, b. 1852; Franklin D., b. 1854; Jackson, b. 1857; and Joseph, b. 1859. Samuel m. Nancy McIntosh. Also looking for James Combs, b. 1864, m. Jane (surname unknown), b. 1863. Issue: Oscar, b. 1888; Pearl, b. 1890; Mason, b. 1892; Alex, b. 1895; and Isaac, b. 1897. Samuel and James were g.g. grandfathers.
Charla Cole
P.O. Box 134
Annville, KY 40402

 
Bolton-Thomas-Dugger
Seeking info. on Jennie Bolton/Thomas, b. 5/3/1872, d. 1/27/1930. She had a sister, Florence Bolton, b. 3/7/1878, d. 9/15/1929. Jennie also had a twin daughters, b. 11/24/1892, Lillie and Lola Bolton. Lillie m. Wm. Levi Dugger on 1/5/1907. They were all from or counties around Knox Co., Ky.
Karen E. Smith Lee
104 Jewel Dr.
Clayton, DE 19938
e-mail: [email protected]



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