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Jackson, KY 41339

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Seek info. on James Hardin, possibly b. Bath Co., ca. 1870, d. 10/1/1955, Fleming Co., buried in Old Virginia Graveyard, Peasticks, Ky., Bath Co., m. 3/20/1892, Martha Hunt, b. 10/12/1869, Bath Co., Ky., d. 8/22/1941, Fleming Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Geneva Mitchell

RR 2 Box 262

Wallingford, KY 41093



Seek info. on Robert Lewis, d. ca. 1848-50, brother of John, Margaret, and Nancy Lewis, m. 4/28/1813, Christian Co., Ky., Hannah Grace. Any info. appreciated.

Sylvada Tyson Burke

1480 Major Lane

Hopkinsville, KY 42240



Seek info. on John B. Morris, m. Ruth ?, children: Maggie, John, Marietta, Laura, George W., and Henry. Who were John's parents? Also, seek material prepared by Russell Dyche on the Jackson family. Especially, interested in the names of Reuben Jackson's parents and siblings. Reuben, b. 1775, Va., d. 1857, Laurel Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Christine B. Stephens

64 Highview Drive

Fort Thomas, KY 41075




Seek info. and photos of my grandparents, Thomas Forbes, Washington Co., Tenn., children: Hugh and Susan Forbes. Also, info. on John Milburn, Charlie Milburn, Isaac John Faubus, and America Angel. Any info. appreciated.

Amos Jones

26 N. Kealing Avenue

Indianapolis, IN 46201



Seek info. on Levi Wood Berry Atchley, b. 3/6/1867, Taylor Co., Ky., m. Eunice Richeson, Taylor Co., Ky., 1/28/1891, children: Emma L., George W., Maude L., Charles Lee, and Ernest Jasper. After Levi's death, Eunice m. Oscar Davis. Any info. appreciated.

Lucille Atchley Garrett

3100 Edmonton Road

Greensburg, KY 42743



Frederick Wills, b. 1780, Clark Co., Ky., d. 10/1845, Estill Co., Ky., m. 8/13/1807, Clark Co., Ky., Malinda Ryley (Riley), b. 1783, Clark Co., Ky., d. ca. 1850, Estill Co., Ky., children: Elijah, b. 1808, m. 1826, Rutha ?; Milliton, b. ca. 1809, m. 2/1/1825, Bailey S. Waters; Polly, b. ca. 1811, m. 1/29/1828, Henry Roach; Lucy, b. ca. 1814, m. 7/16/1831, William King; Ann, b. ca. 1816, m. 8/25/1839, Shelton Holman; Michael, b. ca. 1818, m. 11/2/1835, Nancy Ann Frits; Sealy/Celia, b. 1820, m. Allen Allen, b. 1824; Alexander J., b. ca. 1826, m. 7/17/1841, Louisa McIntosh; and Andrew J., b. ca. 1830; all children b. in Clark Co., Ky., except Andrew, b. Estill Co., Ky. Will share info. Any info. appreciated.

Donna DeGraw

300 SW 28th Drive Apt. 26

Pendleton, OR 97801

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Seek info. on Catherine H. Cardwell, b. 3/26/1810, d. 11/14/1878, m. William D. Sale, b. 4/25/1805, d. 1/8/1860, lived in Anderson Co., Ky. Also, will share info. on following names: Davenport, McCoy, Robertson, Robinson, Waterfill, Hyatt, Routt, and Baker. Any info. appreciated.

Luther A. Davenport

1419 Harrodsburg Road

Lawrenceburg, KY 40342




James R. Croft, my g. grandfather, b. ca. 1825, m. Catherine Menser, b. 1826, children: Nancy Jane, m. David Eison; Margaret Bernice Marian "Kate," m. William E. "Kip" Hurley; Abby Catherine, m. John Hunsaker; Susan; Solomon Sealberry "Essie," m. 1st, Polly Ann Smith, m. 2nd, Mary Jewell; Orlander James Pinkney, m. Barbara Hunsaker; Ezekiel R., m. Barbara Eison; Noah John Washington, m. Mary Sudie Ladd; Frank E. B., m. Georgia A. Sizemore; Mary Ellen Mandy Cordelia Isabella, m. Andrew Kelly Wilson; William D.; Love, m. Jennie Pollard; and James R., buried in Pollard/McConnel Cemetery, Caldwell Co., Ky. Seek info. on all above. Any info. appreciated.

Faye Croft Edmunds

306 S. Wooldridge Road

Hopkinsville, KY 42240




Seek info. on Irvine Gibbs, b. 11/1907, raised on Sand Mountain, Menifee Co., Ky., later moved to Camargo, Ky., d. 9/1995. Any info. or photos appreciated.

Debbie Gibbs Crouch

4937 McCormick Road

Mt. Sterling, KY 40353



Seek info. on the name Priddy. My parents were Wiley H. Priddy and Jannie Carey, Hart Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Mary F. Priddy Reuter

5201 E. Prattsburg Road

Milan, IN 47031



Seek info. on Thomas Jefferson Sizemore, Floyd Co., Ky., and Palmer Scutchfield, Floyd Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Lisa DeRossett Burchett

151-B Lake Terrace Drive

Hendersonville, TN 37075

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Seek info. on my g. g. aunt, Josephine Damron, b. ca. 1830, dau. of Hiram and Margaret Ball Damron, Carter Co., Ky., moved to Floyd Co., Ky. after she married. The Bank of Josephine, Prestonsburg, Ky., was named for her or one of her descendants. Would appreciated any and all info.

Howard E. Kiser

205 N. Court Street

Grayson, KY 41143




Seek info. on Russel Boyd Clelland, Stomping Ground, Ky., d. ca. 1941. Any info. or photos appreciated.

Connie Clelland

451 Locust Lane

Troy, OH 45373



Geo. W. Stevenson, m. Elizabeth Jane ?, children: John W., Louisa, James P., Eli, Julia, Geo. W., and Margaret A. Any info. appreciated.

Carolyn Loveless

P. O. Box 5695

Jacksonville, AR 72078



Seek info. on Enoch Bolen, b. 1845, Hancock Co., Tenn., d. 6/29/1911, Knott Co., Ky.; and Jane Miser, b. 4/1/1848, Hancock Co., Tenn., d. 7/17/1903, Knott Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Bert Hicks

P. O. Box 99

West Prestonsburg, KY 41668




Seek info. on Anna Evelyn Howser, possible descendant of Abraham Houser and Nancy Rohrer. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.

James E. Thomas

130 Lowry Lane

Wilmore, KY 40390

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Seek info. on Sarah Belle Hudson Reid, b. ca. 1794, Lexington, Ky., d. 4/17/1846, White Co., Tenn., dau. of Col. David Reid and Elizabeth Holmes, Ky., m. Charles Thompson Bosson, 9/11/1815, Dayton, Ohio. Any info. appreciated.

Lin Joyce

1208 Shaker Drive

Herndon, VA 20170


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Seek info. on my grandmother, Margaret Jane Wright Smith, Johnson Co., Ky., d. 1908, dau. of Sanders Wright, b. 4/15/1846, d. 8/14/1914, and Elizabeth Flemings Wright, b. 12/22/1846, d. 2/28/1913, m. 4/10/1889, Johnnie M. Smith, children: McNervie, Ann, Doll (my mother), Elijah, Henry, and Ben. Margaret had siblings: Cosby Ann, m. M. Williams; Cora, m. Manuel Spears; Laura, m. Dewey Hackworth; Pat, 1898-1955; W. P., 1871-1937; and Phillip. Any info. appreciated.

Magdalene Cantrell Skeens

2930 State Route 247

Hillsboro, OH 45133



Seek info. on following: William "Maynor Brown" Forsyth, b. 10/9/1921; Julie Brown, lived with John and Ida Shoopman; Ruby Brown Slavin, Stearnsville, Ky.; and Thelma/Velma Brown, Knoxville. Any info. appreciated.

Regina Bickers

16428 State Route 148

Aurora, IN 47001



Debbie Hogsten

425 Manchester Street

Aurora, IN 47001




Seek info. on following people on 1850 Bath Co., Ky. census: Travis Ray and wife, Mary, in the house with Fanny Ray; Moses Spence, N. C., and wife, Eliza, Va.; and Nathaniel Richardson, Va., and wife, Nancy A., Ky. Also, seek names of those in Civil War, Revolutionary War, and War of 1812. Any info. appreciated.

David W. Ray

2370 Grace Chapel Road

Enoree, SC 29335



Seek info. on Pleasant & Delilah Banur/Barnett Jones, Scott Co., Va., moved to Hazard, Ky., ca. 1866. Pleasant possibly b. in Hawkins, Tenn., 1820s, brother to James, Ancel, Kernal, Boykin, Rachel, and Nancy. Any info. appreciated.

Wanda J. Chaney

3355 Spurr Road

Lexington, KY 40511



The 1880 Elliott Co., Ky. census, household 184, listed a Carli Barnet, age 28, b. Ohio, m. Martha ?, age 43, children: Benjamin H., age 4; Mondarena, age 2; and John, age 22/30 months. Seek info. on this family. Any info. appreciated.

Norma Hite

18429 Woodland Hills Road

Abingdon, VA 24210




Charles Graham, Sr., m. Jane Batey/Baty, moved from New York to Logan Co., Ky., then to Calloway Co., Ky., children: James H., b. 12/5/1798; Andrew, b. 2/14/1800; Dr. John Baty, b. 10/26/1801, d. 3/3/1885, m. 5/15/1822, Simpson Co., Ky., Elizabeth M. Bryant, my g. g. g. grandparents, had 11 children; Eliza, b. 4/7/1805; Charles, Jr., b. 8/17/1807, d. 6/13/1892; Jane Ann, b. ca. 1811, m. Thomas Metcalf; and Barbara, m. William Frizzell, had Mary Jane Frizzell, b. 7/27/1833. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.

Kelly L. Freeman

323 Kelly Road

Almo, KY 42020



Seek info. on Berthena T. F. "Shug" Gibbs, b. 6/17/1847, d. 5/8/1903 dau. of James Gibbs, b. ca. 1815, d. 1871, and Deliah Landsaw, b. ca. 1818, Stillwater Creek, Wolfe Co., Ky., d. 10/1894, m. 8/15/1873, Henry Clay Bach, b. 1/27/1832, d. 4/22/1914, children: Mary Ann Back, b. 2/26/1882, d. ca. 1902, m. 8/2/1899, William Thomas Botts, children: Henry Goebel Botts, b. 12/11/1899, d. 1979; Thomas Corbett Botts, b. 3/15/1901, d. 1978; and Mary Alma Botts, b. 9/23/1902, d. 1988; and Willie/Willy O. Back, m. Mary Liz. Any info. appreciated.

Holly Back

P. O. Box 53

Denniston, KY 40316



John S. Melton, 1834-1908, m. Nancy Maggard, first county court clerk, Leslie Co., Ky., 1878, father of Rhoda Melton, m. Dan McDaniel, my g. grandfather. Will share info. Any info. appreciated.

Roy McDaniel

613 Glen Oaks Drive

Franklin, TN 37067



Seek info. on David Osborne, b. 1834, Ashe Co., N. C., d. ca. 1898, Ky., m. Polly ?, children: Nancy, Finetta, Sallie, Edward, Margaret, and William David. They were on the 1870 Smyth Co., Va. census Any info. appreciated.

Everett Osborne

2402 Allan Adale Road

Melbourne, FL 32935


Seek info. on descendants of Henry Smith, Logan Co., Ky. Also, info. on Mason family, Logan Co., and Smith family, Robertson Co., Tenn. Any help appreciated.

Presley Smith

5727 Bent Creek Trail

Dallas, TX 75252




Seek info. on Mary ?, b. ca. 1775, Va., wife of John Ramsey, b. ca. 1755, Va. Also, info. on Garrett Ramsey family or Ramsey's in Jackson Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Lena Hayes

2925 Liberty Road

Crab Orchard, KY 40419


13th KY Cavalry

Seek info. on biographical data and burial places for members of the 13th KY Cavalry, Union Army, Civil War. I hope to release a book on this unit in 2000. Any help appreciated.

Mike Watson

190 Quirks Run Road

Harrodsburg, KY 40330



Seek info. on following: Hugh Robertson, my grandfather, b. 3/13/1890, Manchester, Ky., d. 7/17/1952, m. Theodocia Teague, b. Manchester, Ky., 5/10/1892, d. 4/1971, Holland, Mich., buried Locust Grove Cemetery, Keavy, Ky., dau. of Joseph H. and Susan Smallwood Teague, children: Nannie Mae, LeRoy, Virgie Lee (my mother), Isaac, Shirley Jean, Etta Mae, and Helen Marie; Silas Columbus, b. 10/10/1852, d. 10/13/1926, m. Catherine Gambrel, Ky.; and Allen E. Robertson, came from England with siblings. Any info. appreciated.

Shallow Harris

2282-53rd Street

Fennville, MI 49408

e-mail: [email protected]



Seek info. on Lydia Burchfield Rose, my g. g. grandmother, d. 1846, Ky., m. 9/1/1796, N. C., Jacob Rose, d. 9/7/1814, had eight children, all born in Burke Co., N. C.; also had by James L. Boggs, John Robert and Henry, b. Lawrence Co., Ky., ca. 1820 and 1821. Any info. appreciated.

Ruby Boggs Stoner

8370 Lumley Road

Bear Lake, MI 49614



Seek info. on my g. grandparents, John Reed, d. 5/14/1864, m. 1848, Elizabeth Louise Morgan, lived in Washington Co., Ky., children: David; Mary, m. Edward Pulliam; Diana, m. George W. Barnett, who later m. Diana's sister, Hannah; Charles, m. Francis Elizabeth Corn, my grandparents; and John, Jr. d. at age five. Any info. appreciated.

James Allen

P. O. Box 3153

Urbana, IL 61803



Seek info. on my grandmother, Malinda Barrett Allen, b. 2/1867, on 1900 census living in Laurel Co., Ky., children: Marion, b. 9/1890; Oscar, b. 5/1894; and Ocie, b. 9/1895. What was my grandfather Allen's first name and place of birth. Any info. appreciated.

Bernard R. Allen

P. O. Box 405

Corbin, KY 40702

e-mail: [email protected]



Seek info. on Steven Culbertson, b. 10/8/1834, Scott Co., Johnson Twp., Va., d. 4/30/1894, Marshall, Mo., m. 1859, Morgan Co., Martha Dennis, b. 9/17/1844, d. 4/21/1892, Marshall, Mo. Any info. appreciated.

Edythe M. Haney

301 Butte Street #112

Vallejo, CA 94590



Seek info. on South family, Breathitt Co., Ky. Samuel South was awarded the Confederate Medal of Honor, Chickamauga. Need info. on his actions for which he won the medal. Any info. appreciated.

Jim Purcell

1902 Ashley Oaks Court

St. Cloud, FL 34771



Seek info. on Jerry Rigney, m. ca. 1870, Lucretia Shelton, possibly in Fentress Co., Tenn., had five children, Clinton and Wayne Cos., Ky. Who were Jerry and Lucretia's parents and siblings. Any info. appreciated.

Wilma Muse

522 Murphy Avenue

Ferguson, KY 42533



Seek info. on my g. g. grandfather, James Joel Farmer, b. 1816, Pulaski Co., Ky., m. Cecelia Davis Baker, b. 5/5/1818, d. 7/26/1925, children: Sarah; William; John R.; Mary; and Samuel Walker, my g. grandfather, b. 7/27/1849, d. 6/30/1920, Pulaski Co., Dykes, Ky., m. Frances Poynter, b. 3/1853, d. 3/8/1924, children: James T.; William; Ollie; John Vincent, my grandfather, m. Ophie Almira Barron, b. 10/13/1883, Wellborn, Laurel Co., Ky., dau. of David and Jane Todd Barron, granddaughter of James Thomas and Nancy Yancey Barron and Elijah and Mellissa ? Todd, sister of Nancy Barron Gastaneau, Ella Barron Evans, Sallie Barron Poynter, and Mollie Barron Detheridge; Minnie, m. Hugh Payne; and Molly, m. Frank Pierce. Any info. appreciated.

Delores Farmer Shearsmith

447 Magness Drive

Spartanburg, SC 29303




Seek info. on the Anglin sisters: Lillie, Nanny, and Rachel, Climax, Ky., Rockcastle Co. I went to school with them at Annville High School, Jackson Co., Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Nell Engle Baker

103 Canterbury Way

Campbellsville, KY 42718



Seek info. on John W. Newman/Newnam, b. 1838, Ky., d. 1900, m. Ellender Frances Pardington, 1867, Owsley Co., children: Mary Frances, b. 1868; Henry Harrison, b. 1872; Nancy Margaret, b. 1875; James Elias, b. 1878; Albert, b. 1880; Marcia, b. 1884; John, b. 1886; Ballard, b. 1890; Minnie, b. 1891; and Arch, b. 1895. Also, info. on Estes family, Lee and Owsley Cos. Any info. appreciated.

Bill Newman

3847 Easton Lane

Burlington, KY 41005


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Seek info. on Jake Kinster, m. Loucindy Maggard, dau. of Mose Maggard, Elliott Co., Ky., children: Rosie; Tennessee, b. 1/181/1874, Elliott Co., Ky., m. Rufus Flannery, son of William Riley; Eva; Vesta, m. Ed Carter; Stella, m. Rufus P. Simmer; Sam; Robert; Fetty; Donnie; and Jenny. Any info. appreciated.

Paula Flannery

618 Oak Lane

Mineral Wells, WV 26150



Seek info. on my g. grandfather, Thomas Jones, b. ca. 1849, Va. or Ky.,m. 1st, Minerva C. Hoskins, had Henry William, b. 1877; m. 2nd, Lizzy Harris. Thomas was in 1870 Bell Co., Ky. census in the home of George P. Thompson. Any info. appreciated.

Norma Jean Jones

20020 Seminole

Redford, MI 48240



Seek parents of following: Luida "Ida" Ward, m. Joseph Dobbs, possibly in the Ashland/Catlettsburg area; William Dobbs; Chaney (Chancy) Smith, m. William Likens (Lykins), Boyd Co.; and Michael Robinson, m. Miranda Butler, dau. of David K. Butler. Any info. appreciated.

Rosemary Gillum Bailey

65 Valley Hill Road

Springfield, KY 40069



Seek info. on ancestors and descendants of Donald R. Bowling, Morehead and Sandy Hook, Ky. Who were his siblings? Any info. appreciated.

Virginia Hicks

P. O. Box 211

Lewisburg, OH 45338




Seek info. on my g. g. grandfather, William Terrell, b. ca. 1816, Ky., m. Nancy J. Colvin, b. 1820, Lincoln Co., Ky., in Washington Co., Ky., 1850. Where was William born? Who were William's parents, grandparents, and siblings? Any info. appreciated.

Theresa Galloway

HC 84 Box 44

Custer, KY 40115




Seek info. on my grandfather, Henry H. Stevenson; and my g. grandfathers, John Stevenson and Jolly B. Pharis (ran a store in Schoolsville, Ky., ca. 1920-30). Also, info. on Estes' and Abney's, Estill Co., Ky., especially Allen C. Estes and Sam Abney. Would like to have book on the Abney family. Any info. appreciated.

Danny L. Stevenson

69 Eubank Trailer Park

Mt. Sterling, KY 40353

e-mail: [email protected]



Seek info. on my g. g. g. grandparents, John Boon, b. 1783, Maryland, d. 6/15/1874, New Haven, Ky., m. 1/13/1817, Elizabeth Howard, b. 6/14/1797, Ky., d. 10/20/1886, Nelson Co., both buried at St. Catherine Cemetery, New Haven, had Thomas J. Boon(e), m. 1853, Ellen Ice, 1833-1901. Any info. appreciated.

Elaine Pott

1037 W. Upjohn Avenue

Ridgecrest, CA 93555



Seek info. on Floyd William Sellards, b. Morgan Co., 10/1/1881, son of William Sellards and Sophia Emmick, brother of Kate, m. Ella Jayne, had Raleigh, my father. When Floyd enlisted in the Spanish American War his mother signed her name Sophia J. Conley. Any info. appreciated.

Elizabeth Sellards Copley

2050 Oleander Boulevard 2-103

Fort Pierce, FL 34950



Seek info. on Dave Davis, b. ca. 1832, father of Emory A. Davis, b. 1862, d. 1940, and grandfather of Joseph Davis, b. 1892, d. 1963. Any info. appreciated.

Marian Kacprowski

341 Alger Avenue

Louisville, KY 40214



Seek info. and photos of Steven Jackson Cornett, son of Joseph Enoch Cornett, Letcher Co., Ky., m. Elizabeth Mullins. Any help appreciated.

Gladys Dixon

P. O. Box 463

Cumberland, KY 40823



Seek info. on following names: Hayes, Stewart, White, Edwards, Hall, White, Perry, Hall, Howard, King, Payton, McDaniel, Austin, Smith, Emery, Jones, Leach, Peach, Morris, and DeHart. Will share info. Any help appreciated.

Marie Belle DeHart

P. O. Box 411

Rosine, KY 42370



Seek info. on my g. grandmother, Partheny (Artheninia) Holt, dau. of Jackson Holt and Niagra Turner, b. 1843, Russell Co., Ky., later lived with Levi and Polly Selby, Russell Co., m. 1st, James Green Selby; m. 2nd, Joel Braxton "Jack" Choate, had Myrtie G., b. 1880, and F. B., b. 1883, Russell Springs. Any info. appreciated.

Peggy Selby Galloway

808 Vinson Road

Danville, KY 40422




Seek info. on the Rister, Ryster, or Royster family, Greenup and Carter Cos. Also, Carpenter family, Magoffin, Breathitt, Morgan, Jackson, Floyd, Greenup, and Carter Cos. Any info. appreciated.

A. W. Carpenter

108 Maple Avenue

Wurtland, KY 41144



Seek info. on the following: burial site of Revolutionary War soldier, Alexander Stewart, b. ca. Scotland, d. 1835, Knox Co., Ky.; Revolutionary War soldiers who served in Virginia; Samuel Lock, b. ca. 1750, d. ca. 1782-1784; Christopher Horn, b. 1752, d. 1837; and Capt. Joseph Culton, served in French-Indian War, b. 1717, d. ca. 1770. Any info. appreciated.

Sharon B. Fletcher

P. O. Box 304

Pineville, KY 40977



Seek info on Hence Hammonds, b. 1868, d. 1927, m. Arminda Hammonds, may have been his second wife, Knott or Knox Co. Any info. appreciated.

L. Cantrell

9 Rocky Hollow

Jenkins, KY 41537



Seek info. on James B. Isaacs, m. Melissa Jane ?, children: Burleigh; Gracie; and James W., b. 1882, d. 1968, m. Emma Lunsford, Jackson County, Ky. Also, Allen Lunsford, b. 1859, d. 1910, m. Susan ?. Any info. appreciated.

Beulah Isaacs

1491 Woodland Greens Boulevard

Springboro, OH 45066



Seek info. on my grandfather, Will Richardson, b. Washington Co., 4/7/1867, d. 11/11/1942, m. Creacy Richardson. Did Will have any siblings. Any info. appreciated.

Mary Guenther

460 State Route 222

Felicity, OH 45120



Seek info. on Virginia Lee Greene Ward, lived in Mt. Sterling, Ky., m. Nelson Ward. Virginia wrote a book ca. 1943-47. Any info. appreciated.

Pat Hamlin

HC 82 Box 570

Pine Knot, KY 42635




Seek info. on Frank and Ester Marshall and children: Frank, age 38 on Fleming Co. 1900 census; James W.; Arthur; Thomas; Clyde; Herbert; Dewey; Audrey; and Pearl, may have lived in northeastern Ky. Any info. appreciated.

Robert F. Bentley

690 Stratton Road

Salvisa, KY 40372



Seek info. on following: Shepherd family, Floyd Co., Prestonsburg and Paintsville area; descendants of Lee Shepherd, my grandfather, b. Middle Creek, near Prestonsburg; and descendants of Brice Harmon, founder of Harmon's Station, Prestonsburg. Any info. appreciated.

Jennifer Shepherd

1046 Briarwood

Lawrenceburg, KY 40342



Seek info. on my grandparents, Garrett Burns and Nanny Barger, Middle Fork River, Bowlingtown (?), had Chloe, m. John Centers, 1936, lived close to Scott Hacker's store. Any info. appreciated.

William Centers

P. O. Box 103

Covington, KY 41012



Seek photos and/or info. on Menifee Jackson Salley, Wolfe Co., Ky., son of Colonel Hiscall Salley, m. my grandmother,Lillie Mae Stamper, dau. of James W. and Laura Rouse Stamper, sister of Lloyd; and Nettie Clark. Also, info. on Trace Fork School, Stillwater Creek, Campton, Ky., once a church, then school, and then home of Ernie and Carmie Handy, my uncle and aunt. Any info. appreciated.

Kathi Salley Quillen

3539 Beatrice Drive

Franklin, OH 45005



Seek info. on George Washington Cooper, 1819-1881, m. Emily Wilson, 1821-1901, Campbell Co., Tenn., 1/25/1836, both are buried at Pine Knot, Ky., children: Lindsay, Minerva, Edward, Eli, William, Elizabeth, Clayborn, and Barbara. Any info. appreciated.

Frank D. Taylor

899 New Light Road

Winfield, TN 37892



Seek info. on Green Henry Center/Centers, son of Sidney Center, grandson of Solomon Center, Jr., Wolfe Co., Ky., m. Frances Helton, Valeria, Ky., children: Thurman, Courtney, and Noah. Any info. or photos appreciated.

Jane Goodpaster

RR 1 Box 231

West Liberty, KY 41472