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									                                       CONTENTS
                                  KENTUCKY ANCESTORS
                           GENEALOGICAL QUARTERLY
                      OF THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Listed below are the contents of Kentucky Ancestors from the first issue
in 1965 to the current issue in a searchable PDF format.


                                             VOLUME 1

Number One, July 1965

Officers of Kentucky Historical Society..............................................                 1

The Executive Committee .................................................................             1

The Genealogical Committee of the Kentucky Historical Society
and the Reasons for Publishing Kentucky Ancestors..........................                           2

Publications of the Kentucky Historical Society.................................                      4

Publications of the Kentucky Daughters of the American
Revolution ........................................................................................   5

Genealogical Research Material in the Library of the
Kentucky Historical Society ..............................................................            5

Counties of Kentucky, date formed, parent county, county seat ........                                7

Walker Family Bible Records, including Samuel Jennings Walker,
Christian County, Kentucky; Appomattox County, Virginia............... 10

Queries ............................................................................................ 10

Jonas Rouse Bible Records, Boone County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert C. Eastman, Florence, Kentucky.................................... 11


Number Two, October 1965

Genealogical Workshop was Well Received........................................ 13

Believe It or Not................................................................................ 15

If Not in a Whisper


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Ralph L. Schroeder........................................................................... 16

Campbell County, Kentucky, Tax Records ........................................ 18

Stonsifer Bible Records, Campbell County, Kentucky ....................... 24

Compton Family Bible ...................................................................... 26

Derrickson Family Bible, Powell County, Kentucky
copied by Hazel Derrickson Neal (Mrs. Tracy).................................... 27

Kersey Family Bible .......................................................................... 28

Poor Family Bible, Garrard County, Kentucky .................................. 30

Crow Family Bible, Garrard County, Kentucky ................................. 31

Old Gasper River Church Cemetery, Logan County, Kentucky .......... 33

Whitley County Cemeteries
Pleasant Hill Cemetery ..................................................................... 36
Nicholson Family Graveyard ............................................................. 38

Concerning the Marriage Records of Whitley County, Kentucky
information from Mrs. Homer B. Davis, Williamsburg, Kentucky....... 38

James Shield Graveyard, Warren or Logan Counties, Kentucky
submitted by Nora Young Ferguson, Bowling Green, Kentucky ......... 39

Derickson Cemetery Records, Powell County, Kentucky
copied by Hazel Derrickson Neal (Mrs. Tracy), 1965 .......................... 40

Funeral Invitations, Mercer County, Kentucky.................................. 40

Contributions ................................................................................... 41

News Items....................................................................................... 43

Queries ............................................................................................ 44


Number Three, January 1966

Genealogical Committee of the Kentucky Historical Society............... 56

Map of Meade County, Kentucky ...................................................... 57


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State Archives
Kentucky Vital Statistics
Meade County, Kentucky, Deaths, 1852-1862; 1894; 1900-1901;
1904; 1906-1907
The entire issue is devoted to Meade County deaths ......................... 58

Queries ............................................................................................ 100


Number Four, April 1966

Journal of Mary Shotwell’s Journey, 1788 (New Jersey and
Mason County, Kentucky)
contributed by Mrs. William W Weis, Maysville, Kentucky................. 104

Mason County, Kentucky, Court and other Records. Includes:
Fields family..................................................................................... 107
Farrow family ................................................................................... 108
Brewer family ................................................................................... 108
Myers family..................................................................................... 109
Anno family...................................................................................... 109
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky

Green County, Kentucky, Survey Depositions Index
compiled by Mrs. Leonard T. Harris, Chicago Heights, Illinois ........... 111

Bible Records of the Moses Boone Family
of Woodford County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. Wade Hampton George, Versailles, Kentucky..... 115

Records from Family Bible of Thomas Wheeler Edwards
contributed by Mrs. Beatrice Edwards Sorenson, Moore, Idaho......... 116

Charles A. Judd Bible, Jackson County, Kentucky
contributed by Kay Brewer Briskdopke, Norwood, Ohio .................... 118

Records from the Bible of Stella P. Yost, Mercer County, Kentucky ... 118

Edmund Martin Bible, probably Mason County, Kentucky
submitted by Mrs. W. W. Weis, Maysville, Kentucky ......................... 119

Records from Family Bible of Joshua Simmons
contributed by Mrs. W. W. Hughes, Macomb, Illinois. ....................... 120

Records from John H. White Bible


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contributed by Mrs. Bonnie H. Baird, Louisville, Kentucky ............... 121

Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Warren County, Kentucky ................................ 121

Kentuckians in Kern County, California
contributed by Mrs. Fodyce R. Landers, Bakersfield, California......... 122

Oceanview Memorial Park Cemetery, Oceanside, California
copied by Mrs. Mary B. Ryan McCann and Velva Mansir,
Escondido, California ....................................................................... 122

Forgotten American Revolutionary Soldiers
Buried in Carpenter’s Fort Cemetery, Lincoln County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. D. A. McFarland, New Carlisle, Ohio.................. 123

Alexandria, Campbell County, Kentucky, Court Order Book 1,
Page 154, November 1811 (Fortunatus Tompkins)
copied by Mrs. R. R. Hartman, Jr., Newport, Kentucky ..................... 124

Jolley (?) Cemetery, McLean–Daviess County, Kentucky
submitted by Mrs. Ralph D. Lynn, Elkton, Kentucky ........................ 125

David Crews, Madison County, Kentucky
contributed by Genevieve Beall Porter, Indio, California .................... 125

An Historical Atlas of Kentucky and her Counties
written and compiled by Wendell H. Rone, Sr. .................................. 125

Old Tribble Graveyard, Madison County, Kentucky
copied by Mrs. James C. Deatherage. ............................................... 126

Cockrell Graveyard, Estill County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. James C. Deatherage ........................................ 126

Mt. Olivet Episcopal Church Cemetery, Pineville, Louisiana
submitted by Alvin Y. Bethard, Dry Prong, Louisiana........................ 126

Cemetery, Salt River Church Yard, Mercer County, Kentucky
copied by Mrs. B. F. Norfleet, Mrs. W. S. Conover, and
Mrs. William Freeman ...................................................................... 127

Cemetery (John Pipes), Boyle County, Kentucky ............................... 127

Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky,
Fifth List
copied by M. J. Edgeworth, Owensboro, Kentucky ............................ 128


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News Items....................................................................................... 132

Queries ............................................................................................ 134


                                            VOLUME 2

Number One, July 1966

Mason County, Kentucky, Court and Other Records
includes Mefford family data and heirs of Devalt Cooper
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky.................                              2

Madison County, Kentucky, Court Records,
includes some marriages
contributed by Mrs. John Hicks, Jr., Lexington, Kentucky................                              9

Joseph Hitch of Maryland and Pendleton County, Kentucky
records taken from papers in the possession of Don Hitch,
Erlanger, Kentucky, by Betty Rouse ................................................. 11

Kentucky Was Their Home
Worley family records, Chester County, Pennsylvania, and
Fayette County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. C. R. Davis, Lansing, Illinois. ............................ 12

Bible of Thomas Louis Finney, Hart County, Kentucky
contributed by Daphne Finney Anderson, Lakeside, Arizona............. 14

Records from Bible of Benjamin Silmon Forbis
contributed by Daphne Finney Anderson, Lakeside, Arizona............. 15

Records from Samuel and Lydia Lane Bacon’s Bible
contributed by Mrs. Anita Mitchum Moore, Harrodsburg, Kentucky.. 16

Wilder and Patrick Family Bible Records .......................................... 17

Ray—Chism Bible Records
contributed by Mrs. C. H. Peden, Glasgow, Kentucky........................ 18

Born in Kentucky, Died Elsewhere
from the records of Miss Avis Hamilton, Oblong, Illinois ................... 20

Last Will and Testament of Robert Ping, Deceased
Jasper County, Illinois, and Pulaski County, Kentucky..................... 21


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Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky,
M. J. Edgeworth
continued from volume 1, number 4, page 131 ................................. 23

Stanley Catholic Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
copied April 5, 1965 by M. J. Edgeworth, Owensboro, Kentucky ....... 26

Search for Lost Graveyards............................................................... 26

County Death Records...................................................................... 27

Old Tuttle Grave Yard, Estill County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. William Freeman, Lexington, Kentucky ............. 28

News Items....................................................................................... 29

Queries ............................................................................................ 31


Number Two, October 1966

Kentucky’s First Capitol ................................................................... 43

Index to Will Book 1, Kenton County, Kentucky,
August Court 1840 to November 18, Court 1878 .............................. 44

Mason County, Kentucky, Court and Other Records,
includes the Dye family
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 47

The Poor House (Deed Book Q, page 164, September 3, 1818) .......... 51

Bradley – Pelham – Finley Families
Bourbon and Mason Counties, Kentucky.......................................... 52

Funeral Invitations, Mason County, Kentucky .................................. 53

Pendleton County, Kentucky, Court and Other Records,
includes the Colvin family
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 54

Washington County, Kentucky ......................................................... 55

Powell Family Bible Records
contributed by Rodney L. Powell, Isabela, Puerto Rico....................... 56


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Tunis Newkirk Bible, Jefferson and Bullitt Counties, Kentucky
contributed by Thomas F. Newkirk, Houston, Texas ......................... 57

Bible Records of the Faulkner Family of Marion County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. Glenn Burchett, Louisville, Kentucky ................ 59

Charles Duncan, Culpeper County, Virginia,
and Madison County, Kentucky
submitted by Nancy R. Roy, Santee, California. ................................ 61

Names of Ones Buried in Old Todd Graveyard
in Adair County, Kentucky
contributed by S. M. Suddarth, Columbia, Kentucky ........................ 62

Graveyard Destruction, Scott County, Kentucky, and
Nelson County, Kentucky
Mrs. Mary Lowry Smith Huggins, New Bloomfield, Missouri.............. 63

Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky,
Sixth List
M. J. Edgeworth
(continued from volume 2, number 1, page 26) ................................. 64

Carpenter’s Fort Cemetery, Lincoln County, Kentucky
(Corrections and additions)
Janie Sue (Mrs. D. A.) McFarland ..................................................... 68

Carpenter Burying Ground
Near the Site of Carpenter’s Station .................................................. 68

Carpenter Burying Ground – Lincoln County, Kentucky
Major Russell’s Place ........................................................................ 69

Bethel Church Cemetery – Located at Baldwin, Kentucky,
in Madison County, Kentucky
copied by Flora Baker Hicks on June 5, 1958 ................................... 69

Trigg County, Kentucky, Cemetery
contributed by Miss Mary Hamilton, Bessemer, Alabama.................. 70

News Items....................................................................................... 71

Queries ............................................................................................ 75




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Number Three, January 1967

Map of Russell County, Kentucky ..................................................... 85

Book Review ..................................................................................... 86

Russell County, Kentucky, Marriage Certificates
contributed by Mrs. Donald E. Jordan, Indianapolis, Indiana ........... 87

Mason County, Kentucky, Court and other Records, includes the
Bailey family .................................................................................... 95
Major Valentine Peers....................................................................... 97
Edward Lee of Mason County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 99

Nicholas County, Kentucky, Court and other Records,
includes the Dale Family
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 100

Nicholas County, Kentucky, Wiliam Bartlett Family .......................... 101

Henry County, Kentucky, Thomas Bartlett ....................................... 103

Some Boyds of Harrison County, Kentucky....................................... 104

Ancestry of Former Governor Bert Thomas Combs
contributed by Ruth Combs – Combs Family Historian,
Richmond, Kentucky ........................................................................ 105

Andrews Bible Record
contributed by Mrs. C. H. Peden, Glasgow, Kentucky........................ 107

Malcom Worley Bible Record
copied by Hazel Spencer Phillips from the Ohio Historical Museum,
Columbus, Ohio ............................................................................... 109

Dimmitt Bible Record
contributed by Mrs. W. W. Weis, Maysville, Kentucky ....................... 110

Records from the Bible of John R. Taul
(Fayette, Breckinridge, and Henderson Counties, Kentucky)
contributed by Glen E. Taul, Henderson, Kentucky .......................... 111

St. Charles Privilege Church Cemetery, Hopkins County, Kentucky
copied in May 1964 by Mrs. Mary McCann of Escondido,
California, and Pauline McClearn of Dawson Springs, Kentucky ....... 112


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Buried in Boone County, Kentucky................................................... 113

Kentuckians Who Came to Boone County, Missouri
compiled by A. Maxim Coppage, Pittsburg, California ....................... 114

Rouse
George Rouse Family of Culpeper County, Virginia,
and Boone County, Kentucky. .......................................................... 115

Queries ............................................................................................ 116

News Items....................................................................................... 128


Number Four, April 1967

Map of Harrison County, Kentucky................................................... 131

News Items....................................................................................... 132

Genealogist Seeks Help from Harrison County, Kentucky, Relatives
contributed by Thomas Milton Tinney, Orem, Utah........................... 133

McClain Family
contributed by Ross Clinton McClain, Covington, Kentucky.............. 138

Some Boyds of Harrison County, Kentucky....................................... 139

Barlow Family
contributed by A. Maxim Coppage, III, Pittsburg, California .............. 140

Lewis County, Kentucky
Records from Lewis, Fayette and Mason Counties, Kentucky.
Includes Parker, McGlasson, Shackleford, Moore and Mackey
families
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 141

Funeral Invitations, Mason County, Kentucky .................................. 145

Russell County, Kentucky, Marriage Certificates
(continued from Volume 2, Number 3, January 1967, Page 94)
contributed by Mrs. Donald E. Jordan, Indianapolis, Indiana ........... 148

Lillard Bible Record
contributed by Mrs. Anita Moore, Harrodsburg, Kentucky ................ 156


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Funeral Invitation............................................................................. 157

Lindsey Cemetery, Harrison County, Kentucky
contributed by F. P. Wood, Seattle, Washington................................ 158

Yelvington Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
copied, January 1964, by Mrs. W. E. Leachman, Mrs. Edgar Cox,
M. J. Edgworth................................................................................. 161

Iron Ore Hill Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
Some Older Tombstones copied August 17, 1965
by M. J. Edgeworth, Owensboro, Kentucky ....................................... 163

Alexandria, Campbell County, Kentucky
Court Order Book 6, page 303, April 26, 1852
(Heirs of Edward Turner of Campbell County, Kentucky)
copied and contributed by Margaret Strebel Hartman
(Mrs. Robert R., Jr.) Newport, Kentucky............................................ 164

Mrs. James O. Franklin
submitted by Wyatt Shely, Lawrenceburg, Kentucky......................... 165

Queries ............................................................................................ 166

News Items....................................................................................... 178


                                            VOLUME 3

Number One, July 1967

Map of Washington County, Kentucky ..............................................                     1

Book Review .....................................................................................     2

COURT RECORDS
Will of Charles Kennett of Washington County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. Mary Frye Barley, Whittier, California ...............                            3
Washington County, Kentucky
Data from Rejected Claim – John Cammack – Virginia.
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky.................                              5
Fredericktown, Washington County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. Edmund I. Richerson, Elizabethtown,
Kentucky..........................................................................................    7



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Notes on Life of Rev. Henry Hamner, Methodist Circuit Rider,
Washington County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. E. A. Pence of Graham, Missouri .......................                          8
Mason County, Kentucky, Court and other Records
(Jacob Reed)
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky.................                             9
Allen County Soldiers in the War of 1812
contributed by Louise Horton, Austin, Texas ....................................                   13
Boone County, Kentucky, Marriages .................................................                17
Russell County, Kentucky, Marriage Certificates
contributed by Mrs. Donald E. Jordon, Indianapolis, Indiana ...........                            18
William Walker of Fleming County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. E. J. Walker, Houston, Texas ............................                      23

Funeral Invitation: Sanford Bland ...................................................                6

FAMILY RECORDS
Genealogist Seeks Help from Harrison County, Kentucky, Relatives
contributed by Thomas Milton Tinney, Orem, Utah........................... 24
Makemson Family
contributed by Walter K. Makemson, Leesburg, Indiana ................... 27

CEMETERY RECORDS
Shaker Records
gathered from various sources by Mrs. Hazel Spencer Phillips,
Lebanon, Ohio.................................................................................. 29
Kentucky Natives who Died in Missouri and
Interesting Kentucky Items
taken from old Columbia, Missouri, papers housed in the Missouri
Historical Society and compiled by A. Maxim Coppage, Pittsburg,
California ......................................................................................... 32

Queries ............................................................................................ 34

News Items....................................................................................... 45


Number Two, October 1967

Calloway County, Kentucky.............................................................. 48
Early Courthouse Being Restored, Calloway County, Kentucky
submitted by Murray-Calloway Genealogical Society, Murray,
Kentucky.......................................................................................... 49
Mason County, Kentucky, Court and other Records
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 50
Nicholas County, Kentucky, Records


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contributed by William M. Talley, Vanceburg, Kentucky ...................                          57
Court Order Book, page 117, June 23, 1856
located at Alexandria, Campbell County, Kentucky
Robert Young Heirs, Campbell County..............................................                  59
Bute County, North Carolina, Records (and Shelby County,
Kentucky)
contributed by a friend. ....................................................................      60
Court Order Book 6, page 303, April 26, 1852
copied by Mrs. Robert R. Hartman, Jr., Newport, Kentucky ..............                            61
Boone County, Kentucky, Marriages .................................................                62
Index to Russell County, Kentucky, Marriage Certificates
contributed by Mrs. Donald E. Jordon, Indianapolis, Indiana ...........                            63

FAMILY RECORDS
The Daniel Boone Home ...................................................................          68
Ignatius Turley – Virginia, Kentucky, Missouri
contributed by Miss Valle Higginbotham, Potosi, Missouri ................                          69
McClain Family ................................................................................    70
Stubblefield Family...........................................................................     71
Moore Family ...................................................................................   71

BIBLE RECORDS
George Bratton Bible – Warren County, Kentucky
submitted by Mrs. Bonnie H. Baird, Louisville, Kentucky..................                          72
Erwin – Bunnel Family Bible Records
contributed by John Paul Grady, Midland, Texas..............................                       73
Marshall Bible – Woodford County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. Wade Hampton George, Versailles, Kentucky.....                                 74
Wood – Davidson Bible – Kenton County, Kentucky ..........................                         74
Richardson – Thomasson Bible Record
contributed by Mrs. Edna E. Mitchell, Gary, Indiana ........................                       75
[Rouse] Bible Record.........................................................................      76
Leonard Cassell Bible Record
contributed by Mrs. Earl Z. Arthur, Seal Beach, California ...............                         77
Benjamin Hardesty Bible
contributed by Mrs. George Miles Bowles, Pleasureville, Kentucky ....                              78

CEMETERY RECORDS
[Wilson] Cemetery, Woodford County, Kentucky. .............................. 79
Brasher Cemetery, Christian County, Kentucky................................ 80
Corley – Sinnett Cemetery, Hancock County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. K. L. Watkins, Hawesville, Kentucky.................. 81

Queries ............................................................................................ 82

News Items....................................................................................... 95


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Number Three, January 1968

COURT RECORDS
Mason County’s First Temple of Justice
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 98
Mason County, Kentucky, Court and other Records
contributed by Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, Maysville, Kentucky................. 101
Abstracts of Clippings from the scrapbook of Anna P. Newdigate
of Mason County, Kentucky
submitted by Mrs. Robert R. Hartman, Jr., Newport, Kentucky......... 103
Will of Thomas W. Edwards – Green County, Kentucky
submitted by Beatrice Edwards Sorensen, Moore, Idaho. .................. 105
Index to Russell County, Kentucky, Marriage Certificates
contributed by Mrs. Donald E. Jordon, Indianapolis, Indiana ........... 109

FAMILY RECORDS
Stewart/Goode Family – a correction
William C. Stewart............................................................................ 108
Penn Family of Virginia in Kentucky
Charles Hughes Hamlin, C. G........................................................... 114
Robert Marshall Family
contributed by Mrs. James J. Bushnell. ........................................... 124

BIBLE RECORDS
Ephraim Trabue Family Bible
contributed by Marion Rex Trabue. .................................................. 127

CEMETERY RECORDS
The Gilead Church Cemetery
copied by Mrs. Lela Shelton, submitted by Hester E. Garrett ............ 128
Mouser Cemetery, Hart County, Kentucky
copied by Mrs. Lela Shelton, submitted by Hester E. Garrett ............ 129

Queries ............................................................................................ 130

Books............................................................................................... 143

News Items....................................................................................... 146

Map of Streams of Kentucky ............................................................. 121


Number Four, April 1968



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COURT RECORDS
Return of Ministers’ Marriages - Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 149
Index to Russell County, Kentucky, Marriage Certificates
Mrs. Donald E. Jordon ..................................................................... 154
Two notes from Record Book A of Pope County, Illinois, Marriages
Mrs. L. Don Turner........................................................................... 159
[2] Marriages – Kenton County, Kentucky ......................................... 159
Court Order Book A, and 5, [Benjamin Sutton], Campbell County
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................ 165

FAMILY RECORDS
Abstracts of Clippings
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman. ....................................................... 160
Robert Marshall Family – Fayette County, Kentucky
Mrs. James J. Bushnell.................................................................... 161
Isaac Family of Virginia, Carolinas, Kentucky
Mrs. Henry Brinkdopke .................................................................... 166
McClain Family – Harrison County, Kentucky
Mrs. Oscar W. Vontz......................................................................... 170
Jeremiah Wilson – Woodford County, Kentucky
Mrs. Marion Wood Mahin ................................................................. 171
[Miss Lily Hughes – her gourd & corn cob]
George H. S. King ............................................................................. 171

MAPS
Topographic Maps of Kentucky......................................................... 172
Index Map ........................................................................................ 174

BIBLE RECORDS
Barnard Family Bible
Mrs. Edw. C. Hamilton ..................................................................... 175
Mozee Family Bible
Mrs. Oscar Vontz.............................................................................. 176
Records from Family Bible of Captain Jack Jouett
Mrs. W. Burford Davis ...................................................................... 177

OBITUARIES
Captain John Pendleton
Mr. Abel Pennington
Mrs. E. T. Ashley III.......................................................................... 180
Mrs. W. E. Bach, Club Woman, Taken by Death
[Taken from Lexington Herald, Lexington, Kentucky]......................... 181

News Items and Books [Lest We Forget] ............................................ 182



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Queries ............................................................................................ 185


                                             VOLUME 4

Number One, July 1968

Cover Picture on April, 1968, issue of Kentucky Ancestors
Mrs. Condit B. Van Arsdall, Jr.......................................................... 27

Map of Wayne County, Kentucky ......................................................                     1

American Genealogy
John Walton.....................................................................................         3

COURT RECORDS
Returns of Ministers’ Marriages – Mason County, Kentucky,
continued
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................            10
1795 – First Tax List of Green County, Kentucky
John Paul Grady ..............................................................................          16
Wayne County, Kentucky, Delinquent Tax List for 1826
Mrs. W. H. Nutter .............................................................................         21
Abraham Parker, A Revolutionary Pensioner –
Campbell County, Kentucky
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................                  22

FAMILY RECORDS
Stull – White – Williams families
A friend ............................................................................................   23
Isham Browder Historical Marker – Fulton County, Kentucky
Mary N. McDade Wright. ..................................................................               26
Chronicles of Cynthiana, Harrison County, Kentucky .......................                              27
Abstracts of Clippings – Mason County, Kentucky, continued
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................                  28

BIBLE RECORDS
Moranda Burks Family Bible, Hardin County, Kentucky
Sally Neff.......................................................................................... 29
Family Record of the Children of David and Amanday M. Morris,
Woodford & Henry County, Kentucky
Ben Hume Morris ............................................................................. 30

CEMETERY RECORDS
Selective Listing of Names and Dates Copied from Tombstones in
Wayne County, Kentucky, Cemeteries, Together with the Location


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of the Cemeteries
Garnet Walker .................................................................................. 31
Hill Graveyard, Bourbon County, Kentucky ...................................... 34
Tucker – Hall Graveyard, probably Bourbon County, Kentucky
Mrs. Mahlin C. Northcutt ................................................................. 34

Queries ............................................................................................ 35

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 48

Genealogical Chart
Calloway County Genealogical Society .............................................. 51


Number Two, October 1968

Picture of Old State House and Annex, Frankfort, Kentucky ............. 53

COURT RECORDS
1795 First Tax List – Green County, Kentucky
John Paul Grady ..............................................................................     55
Concerning Ministers’ Returns of Marriages in Kentucky
in the Early 1800s............................................................................     61
Returns of Ministers’ Marriages – Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................       62
Lowery Marriages and Parent’s Consents
in Warren County, Kentucky
Mrs. Daniel Byrne ............................................................................     68
Rountree Marriages, Warren County, Kentucky
Kenneth H. Lee.................................................................................    69

FAMILY RECORDS
Descendants of Andrew Craig and Sophia Laughlin,
Laurel County, Kentucky
Mrs. Barbara B. Ewell ......................................................................       70
Heirs of Jeremiah York (Court Order Book) Campbell County,
Kentucky
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................             72
Robert Marshall Family, Fayette County, Kentucky
Mrs. James J. Bushnell....................................................................         73
James Shaw – A Revolutionary Soldier (Court Order Book)
Campbell County, Kentucky
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................             78
Logan Genealogy – From Kentucky to Ohio
Mrs. Harold E. Logan .......................................................................       79
Edward Taylor, Citizen – Boone County, Kentucky............................                        81


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Boone Family Addenda
Mrs. Olive Lewis Kolb ....................................................................... 82

BIBLE RECORDS
Bible Records of Thomas Laughlin – Whitley County, Kentucky
courtesy of Mrs. Ruby Berry Stallings ............................................... 71
Bible Records of Truman and Long Families –
Campbell County, and Kenton County, Kentucky
Mrs. James Wolcott .......................................................................... 87

CEMETERY RECORDS
Tabers— Ridge Spring Church Cemetery,
Hardin County, Kentucky ................................................................. 89
The Grimes Cemetery, Bourbon County, Kentucky
Bess L. Hawthorne ........................................................................... 90
William Hicks - Calloway County, Kentucky
Mrs. David Orrahood ........................................................................ 90

Queries
Answers to Queries – For Kentucky Ancestors File............................. 61

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 106


Number Three, January 1969

COURT RECORDS
Early Kentucky Settlers from Ontario County, New York,
[to Hardin-Hart County, Kentucky]
Louis Ansel Duermyer ...................................................................... 111
Robert Caldwell – Campbell County, Kentucky ................................. 114
“Return of Ministers’ Marriages” – Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 115
John Colvin – Campbell County, Kentucky ....................................... 133
William Olwin – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 139

FAMILY RECORDS
Descendants of Andrew Craig & Sophia Laughlin Craig
Mrs. Barbara B. Ewell ...................................................................... 124
George Smith
Ruth Carpenter Hall ......................................................................... 128
Spencer Adams
Mrs. Ralph G. Miller ......................................................................... 129
Heflin Family
A. Maxim Coppage............................................................................ 130


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Taylors
Lorena Duncan Currents.................................................................. 131
Abstracts of Clippings (Mason County, Kentucky)
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 134

BIBLE RECORDS
Family Bible of Thomas Moore Baker – Owen County, Kentucky
submitted by Mrs. William H. Merrifield ........................................... 135
Records from Family Bible of John Tinsley
submitted by Mrs. Jim King ............................................................. 136
Stephen Glass Bible
contributed by Mrs. N. B. Hedges ..................................................... 137
The Page Bible
Merritt L. Page.................................................................................. 138

CEMETERY RECORDS
Utica Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 140
Pleasant Valley Christian Church Cemetery, Daviess County,
Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 142
Thomas Mosley – Daviess County, Kentucky
Mrs. David Orrahood ........................................................................ 143
Warner Crow Houston
Katharyn C. Leachman..................................................................... 143
Stockton Graveyard, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 144
Sargent John Waller – Mrs. C. L. Frazer............................................ 146
John Young – Family Cemetery, Fayette County, Kentucky
Mrs. E. C. Wooton ............................................................................ 147
Wells Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky
Pauline Jones and Sally Neff............................................................. 148
Upton Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky
Sally Neff.......................................................................................... 149
Lindsay – family graveyard, Scott County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. W. Singer.............................................................................. 149

FUNERALS
Mrs. Sidney Thomas......................................................................... 127
Miss Sarah Logan............................................................................. 149

Queries ............................................................................................ 150

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 163




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Number Four, April 1969

Cane Ridge Meeting House near Lexington, Kentucky

Record of Marriages
Jefferson County
confirmed by Rev. G. Gates of Middletown, Kentucky........................ 167

COURT RECORDS
Abstract of Succession of Moses Clifton Hardesty
Mrs. Amos E. Neff............................................................................. 172
The Four Richard Parkers – (Mason, Fayette, Boone Counties)
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 173

FAMILY RECORDS
Ironton (Ohio) Register
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 179
Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois
Oscar J. McKee ................................................................................ 180
The Adams Family of Virginia and Kentucky
Mrs. DeForrest C. Parrott ................................................................. 181
The Winston Family (Boone County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Robert M. Rouse ....................................................................... 184
Descendants of Andrew Craig and Sophia Laughlin
Barbara B. Ewell .............................................................................. 185
Abstracts of Clippings
Mrs. Robert R. Hartman ................................................................... 192
Mrs. Nina Mitchell Biggs
[Shirley F. McGhee] .......................................................................... 193

BIBLE RECORDS
Bible of Richard Wyatt Sebree and Bible of Wm. J. Sebree
Richard O. Sebree ............................................................................ 194
Nall Family Records
Mrs. Arch L. Moore........................................................................... 195
Beaty Bible
Mrs. Wm. A. Cleveland ..................................................................... 196
Family Bible of Meredith Holiday Vice and Vice Family
Mrs. Marvin B. Vice .......................................................................... 197
From the Bible of Caroline Robbins Ryan
Mrs. K. L. Watkins............................................................................ 200

CEMETERY RECORDS
Some Cemeteries in Owsley County, Kentucky – Moore, Bond,
Smith, Botner, New Hope, Isaac, Marcum, and Hogg Cemeteries
Reverend Dennis L. Brewer............................................................... 201


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Cemetery in Campbell County, Kentucky
Jean Houston (copied by Pat Neal).................................................... 205

Funeral: Mrs. Margaret Watt ............................................................ 196

Queries ............................................................................................ 206

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 218


                                            VOLUME 5

Number One, July 1969

Liberty Hall, Frankfort, Kentucky

Record of Marriages confirmed by Rev. G. Gates
of Middletown, Kentucky ..................................................................            3

Kentucky References Found in History of Grundy County
(Missouri), 1881
Miss Annette Hoffman ......................................................................           7

Postmasters at Long Falls Creek Post Office
(McLean County, Kentucky)
Katharyn C. Leachman..................................................................... 24

COURT RECORDS and/or ABSTRACTS OF COURT RECORDS
The Story of the Four Richard Parkers (Mason County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 12
John McKenney
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 28

FAMILY RECORDS
The First Ham(m)on(d) Families in Kentucky
Neal Owen Hammon.........................................................................           19
Haden of Virginia and Kentucky
Charles Hughes Hamlin, C. G...........................................................              25
Concerning the Ancestry of Thomas Milton Tinney
Thomas Milton Tinney ......................................................................         29
Watson Migration from Maryland
Richard S. Uhrbrock.........................................................................        30
Samuel Porter
Harold T. Smutz ...............................................................................     30
Abstracts of Clippings
Mrs. Robert R. Hartman, Jr. .............................................................           31


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BIBLE RECORDS
Bible Record of McKee Family
Mrs. Ralph E. Sutton........................................................................        32
Elijah Eaton Bible
Ben Hume Morris .............................................................................       33
Harrison – Franklin Bible
Mrs. Martha P. Reneau.....................................................................          34
The Three Leachman Family Bibles
William L. Litsey...............................................................................    35
Records from the Reverend John G. Ellis Bible
Mrs. Maklin C. Northcutt..................................................................          38

CEMETERY RECORDS
Some Cemeteries in Owsley County, Kentucky (Shepherd Cemetery)
Reverend Dennis L. Brewer............................................................... 39
Lewisport, Hancock County, Kentucky, Cemetery
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 42
Yates Family Cemetery
H. T. Parrish..................................................................................... 42

Funeral: Mrs. Elizabeth Cunningham ............................................... 24

Queries ............................................................................................ 43

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 55


Number Two, October 1969

Cover, Second Capitol of Kentucky

Kentucky References Found in History of Grundy County
(Missouri), 1881
Miss Annette Hoffman ...................................................................... 59

COURT RECORDS and/or ABSTRACTS OF COURT RECORDS
Returns of Ministers’ Marriages (Mason County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 63
Register of Physicians (Calloway County, Kentucky)
Danny R. Hatcher............................................................................. 70

FAMILY RECORDS
Moore Family
A friend ............................................................................................ 72
The First Ham(m)on(d) Families in Kentucky


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Neal Owen Hammon......................................................................... 76
Stull – White – Williams Addenda
W. W. Miller ..................................................................................... 82

BIBLE RECORDS
Daniel Duncan Family Bible
Mrs. Marie Osmun ........................................................................... 87
Perry Thomas Family Bible
Edison H. Thomas ............................................................................ 88

CEMETERY RECORDS
Old Milburn Cemetery, Carlisle County, Kentucky
Dick Barclay..................................................................................... 91
Rose Hill Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 92
Mills – Hanks Cemetery
Mrs. Richard Q. Bell ......................................................................... 96

Funeral: Mrs. Amelia Grimes ............................................................ 90

Queries ............................................................................................ 97

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 109

Certificate of Ownership ................................................................... 87


Number Three, January 1970

Kentucky References Found in History of Grundy County
(Missouri), 1881 ............................................................................... 115

Flagg Spring Baptist Church
Mrs. Jean Houston ........................................................................... 120

COURT RECORDS
Returns of Ministers’ Marriages; Ministers’ Bonds
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 122
History in County Court Records (Floyd County, Kentucky) .............. 128
Walter Crow
Mrs. Amos Neff ................................................................................. 129
Mattingly (Nelson and Washington Counties, Kentucky)
A Friend ........................................................................................... 130
Heirs of Andrew Mefford (Greenup County, Kentucky
and Pike County, Missouri)
Mrs. Robert R. Mefford ..................................................................... 140


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Heirs of David Downard (Campbell County, Kentucky)
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 144

FAMILY RECORDS
Abstracts of Clippings (Mason County, Kentucky)
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 133
The First Ham(m)on(d) Families in Kentucky
Neal Owen Hammon......................................................................... 135
Anthony Lindsay of Lindsay Station and His Descendants
Richard Orr Sebree........................................................................... 141
Excerpts from the Journal of George Mansfield Young
Mrs. Jean Houston ........................................................................... 148

BIBLE RECORDS
The Sallie Ann Davis Bible Records
Mrs. H. T. McClure ........................................................................... 145
Willoughby T. Young’s Bible Records ................................................ 146
Bramel Family Bible Record
Georgia Thompson ........................................................................... 149
Jacob M. Cooper Bible Record
Mrs. Fred Garrett ............................................................................. 150

CEMETERY RECORDS
Presbyterian Church Cemetery at Hyden, Leslie County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Radar ............................................................................ 151
Hill and Troutman Cemetery, Nelson County, Kentucky
Daniel O. Ice .................................................................................... 151
Pleasureville Graveyard, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 152

FUNERALS
James H. Gibson .............................................................................. 128
Miss Sarah Logan............................................................................. 152

Queries ............................................................................................ 153

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 167

A Correction
Martha L. Burkhead ......................................................................... 127


Number Four, April 1970

The Kehoe House.............................................................................. 171



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COURT RECORDS
Marriages performed by the Reverend Henry Winfrey
James C. Winfrey ............................................................................. 172
Mattingly
A friend ............................................................................................ 175

FAMILY RECORDS
John and Jane Kercheval
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 182
Anthony Lindsay of Lindsay Station and His Descendants
Richard Orr Sebree........................................................................... 188

Excerpts from the Journal of George Mansfield Young
Mrs. Jean C. Houston....................................................................... 181

A Valuable Man
Mrs. G. Funston Bilbrey ................................................................... 181

Payton, Peyton
Mrs. K. L. Watkins............................................................................ 195

Christian County – 1878 Map........................................................... 196

Old Atlases of Some Counties in Kentucky........................................ 198

Frederick and Catherine Elgin’s Letter – 1822
James G. Elgin ................................................................................. 199

Whitaker and Benton Family
Mrs. Wm. E. Leachman .................................................................... 202

Layton – Tanner – Houston
Mrs. Wm. E. Leachman .................................................................... 202

Family Records of George Leachman, Sr.
Mrs. Wm. E. Leachman .................................................................... 203

BIBLE RECORDS
Wilson – Martin Bible
Mrs. C. H. Peden .............................................................................. 204
Wilson Bible
Dr. William Talley............................................................................. 206
Bash Bible
Mrs. Thelma Abney .......................................................................... 201

CEMETERY RECORDS


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Hendronsville Cemetery
Louis R. Boone and Mrs. Nancy Ellis ................................................ 207
Plum Creek Christian Church Graveyard [in part]
Mrs. M. C. Northcutt ........................................................................ 208

Queries ............................................................................................ 209

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 223


                                            VOLUME 6

Number One, July 1970

COURT RECORDS
Pendleton County, Kentucky, Tax Records
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 3
Daniel Kain ...................................................................................... 7
Miscellaneous Fleming County Records
Dr. William Talley............................................................................. 8
Davis (Nelson and Washington Counties)
A friend ............................................................................................ 13
Bruner (Mercer County, Kentucky)
A friend ............................................................................................ 16

FAMILY RECORDS
William Henry Downing, Pioneer
Mildred Hatcher ...............................................................................     17
John and Jane Kercheval
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................        18
Alexander Gilmore
Mrs. K. L. Watkins............................................................................      22
Stone Family Records
Mrs. N. B. Hedges.............................................................................      24
Anthony Lindsay of Lindsay Station and His Descendants
(See Cemeteries)
Richard Orr Sebree...........................................................................       30

BIBLE RECORDS
Hayman and Coats Families
Mrs. Jeanette McCool Parr ............................................................... 23
Bible of John Burton Smith
Mrs. Robert E. Jenkins..................................................................... 25
Huffman
Mrs. Robert M. Rouse ....................................................................... 26
Williams – Kidwell Bible


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Mrs. C. H. Peden .............................................................................. 27
Grider Family Records
Pauline Bingham .............................................................................. 29

CEMETERY RECORDS
Lindsay Cemetery; The Cole Graveyard Near Midway, Kentucky .......                                 31
Copied From Stamping Ground Cemetery, Scott County, Kentucky
Richard Orr Sebree...........................................................................      32
Thomas Williams
Dr. Ray Mofield ................................................................................   32
Some Cemeteries in Pendleton County, Kentucky
Ellis Graveyard; Mt. Auburn Cemetery; Bonar Graveyard .................                            33
Fryer Graveyard; Riverside Cemetery, Falmouth, Kentucky
Mrs. M. C. Northcutt ........................................................................      34
Elmwood Cemetery
M. J. Edgeworth ...............................................................................    35
John Haynes Graveyard ...................................................................          39
Tindle – Burnette Cemetery
E. Dunn; Mrs. K. L. Watkins; Larray R. Welch ..................................                    39

Queries ............................................................................................ 40

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 54


Number Two, October 1970

First Governor’s House, Frankfort, Kentucky (Picture) ...................... 57

Native Kentuckians
A. Maxim Coppage............................................................................ 59

COURT RECORDS
Court Order – Mahala Gibb (Campbell County, Kentucky) ................                             61
Abstracts of Shields Deeds in Mercer County Records
Mrs. W. S. Conover...........................................................................      62
Deed – Baker – Brice – Miles (Campbell County, Kentucky) ...............                           66
List of Fire Buckets in Washington, July 1815
(Mason County, Kentucky)
Mrs. W. W. Weis ...............................................................................    67
Tabb Family of Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................       68
Heirs of Benjamin Mosby of Boone County, Kentucky
Mrs. Ezra E. Davidson......................................................................        72
Deed – Charles Stricker to John Lee (Campbell County, Kentucky)
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................          73


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Skaggs
A friend ............................................................................................ 74

FAMILY RECORDS
Walker Family – Allen County, Kentucky
Charles W. Palmer, Jr. ..................................................................... 81

BIBLE RECORDS
Skaggs Bible
Mrs. Leonard T. Harris ..................................................................... 82
Westerfield Bible
Mrs. William Freeman ...................................................................... 84
Ezekiel Downing Bible
Frank L. Williams ............................................................................. 85

CEMETERY RECORDS
Short Cemetery, Jackson County, Kentucky
Mrs. James T. Sasseer......................................................................         87
Flat Foot Cemetery, Butler County, Kentucky
Mrs. Thurston Abney........................................................................         89
Ward or Hatfield Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
Mrs. Thurston Abney........................................................................         89
Bowman Graveyard, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William Talley.............................................................................     90
Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................      90
Willett Graves, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................      91

FUNERALS
W. S. Alexander................................................................................ 86
Mrs. Almedia Howe........................................................................... 91

Queries ............................................................................................ 92

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 111


Number Three, January 1971

Nathaniel Haggard house (picture on front cover) ............................. 113

Journal of John Wallace
Mrs. Charles A. Hofstetter ................................................................ 115

COURT RECORDS


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George Carter
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 118
Mason County, Kentucky, Court and Other Records
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 119
Abstracts of Wills of Campbell County, Kentucky (Will Book A)
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 125
William Gosney
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 134

FAMILY RECORDS
John Waits and His Wife, Mary McShane,
of Harrison County, Kentucky
Reverend Emmett Moore Waits ......................................................... 131
One of the First Bowles Families in Kentucky
C. T. McWhorter ............................................................................... 135

BIBLE RECORDS
Peay Family Bible Records
Mrs. Wm. H. Eckert.......................................................................... 136
Pennell Bible Records
Mrs. Wm. H. Eckerts ........................................................................ 137
Jacob Hite and Elizabeth His Wife’s Book
Mrs. W. H. Sallee.............................................................................. 139
Williamson – Sheridan Bible Record
Richard C. Sheridan ......................................................................... 141
Bushart Bible
Mrs. Glynn F. Bushart ..................................................................... 142

CEMETERY RECORDS
Alexander Cemetery, Monticello, Wayne County, Kentucky
Mrs. Booth Huffaker and the late Mrs. Ione Nolan ............................ 143

Funeral: Helen Adams ...................................................................... 138

Queries ............................................................................................ 150

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 164


Number Four, April 1971

Pisgah Presbyterian Church, Woodford County, Kentucky (Cover)

COURT RECORDS
A List of Tavern, or Ordinary, Licenses, Mason County, Kentucky..... 171
Sheriff’s Bonds, Mason County, Kentucky


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Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 174
John Cockran – from Order Book 2, Boone County, Kentucky
Mrs. Clifford Coyle............................................................................ 175
Abstracts of Wills (Book A) of Campbell County, Kentucky
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................ 176
Some Scott County, Kentucky, Marriages of the Green Family
Mrs. C. T. Ashley and Devonda Ramsey ............................................ 193

FAMILY RECORDS
Cralle ............................................................................................... 182
Taber
A friend ............................................................................................ 183
Philip Buckner
Mrs. Louise Poage ............................................................................ 185
The Descendants of Colonel Abraham Hite
Mrs. (W. H.) Helen Hite Sallee ........................................................... 186
Lewis Vimont’s Letter to the Rev. John Barnett
James Barnett.................................................................................. 192
The Boales or Bowles Family of Christian County, Kentucky
Eugene A. Cordry ............................................................................. 194
William Risk
J. R. Johnson................................................................................... 197
James Moor
Mrs. Robert R. Hartman, Jr. ............................................................. 199

BIBLE RECORDS
Winstead Family Bible Record
Mrs. Leonard T. Harris ..................................................................... 200
Kinkead and McMurry Family Bibles
Mrs. G. R. Scott................................................................................ 201

CEMETERY RECORDS
Caldwell Family Cemetery, Pendleton County, Kentucky
contributed by William S. Kenner, Erlanger, Kentucky...................... 203
Yager Cemetery, Kenton County, Kentucky
copied by Mrs. Mayo Taylor, Erlanger ............................................... 203
Edwards Cemetery, Hart County, Kentucky
contributed by Mrs. C. F. Stimpson; copied by her and
her sister, Evelyn ............................................................................. 204
St. Jerome Catholic Church, Fancy Farm,
Graves County, Kentucky
copied by Mrs. Ellis Potts, Madisonville, Kentucky; submitted by
Frank E. Toon, Calusa, California..................................................... 206
St. Denis Catholic Church, Hickman County, Kentucky
copied by Mrs. Ellis Potts, Madisonville, Kentucky ............................ 207
St. Charles Catholic Church, Carlisle County, Kentucky


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copied by Mrs. Ellis Potts, Madisonville, Kentucky ............................ 208
Jackson Cemetery
copied by Mr. and Mrs. K. L. Watkins, Hawesville, Kentucky ............ 208

Queries ............................................................................................ 209

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 222


                                            VOLUME 7

Number One, July 1971

Front Cover – Home of Washington Young,
Wayne County, Kentucky .................................................................              1

Donaldson Creek Church
Mary Higgs .......................................................................................    3

COURT RECORDS
Mason County, Kentucky, Court and Other Records
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 5
Abstract of Wills (Book A) of Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 9
Deposition of Mrs. Ruth Hamilton – Gallatin County, Kentucky ........ 30

FAMILY RECORDS
The Descendants of Colonel Abraham Hite
Mrs. Helen Hite Sallee ...................................................................... 15
Hardin
A friend ............................................................................................ 21

BIBLE RECORDS
John Samuel Power Family Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews ........................................... 24
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
(Henry Bruce Family Bible & Wm. Dudley, Sr., Family Record)
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews ........................................... 26

CEMETERY RECORDS
The Old Mt. Pleasant Cemetery – Warren County, Kentucky
Lloyd M. Raymer .............................................................................. 31
Grove Hill Cemetery – Shelby County, Kentucky
Dr. and Mrs. Robert Hasskarl........................................................... 33
Johnson Graveyard
Katharyn Leachman ......................................................................... 35


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Vaughan Burying Ground – Christian County, Kentucky
Eugene A. Cordry ............................................................................. 36
Thomas P. Polk (in Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta, Kansas)
Mrs. P. E. McGuyre .......................................................................... 37
Abney Cemetery; Alcorn Cemetery – Estill County, Kentucky
Diane Rogers and Ellen Rogers ......................................................... 38

Queries ............................................................................................ 40

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 55


Number Two, October 1971

FRONT COVER
Home of Samuel J. Walker of Appomattox County, Virginia

COURT RECORDS
Lewis County Will Book C
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................      59
Fleming County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................        65
Abstracts of Wills (Book A.) of Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................           71
Some Marriages of Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Mrs. K. L. Watkins............................................................................      90

FAMILY RECORDS
Logan
A friend ............................................................................................ 78
Notes on the Quisenberry Family – Owen County, Kentucky
Mrs. James Wolcott .......................................................................... 84

BIBLE RECORDS
Bible of Elder Richard and Elizabeth (Bowles) Thomas
H. J. Rhodes .................................................................................... 85

CEMETERY RECORDS
Skelton Cemetery, Livingston County, Kentucky; City Cemetery,
Sikeston, Missouri
Mrs. Victor B. Bonney ......................................................................        91
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery ...............................................                  92
Minish Cemetery, Gratz, Owen County, Kentucky
William J. Hearn ..............................................................................     93
South Hampton Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
Ernest Baskett .................................................................................    96


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Samples Graveyard
Ellen and Diane Rogers .................................................................... 98

Queries ............................................................................................ 99

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 110


Number Three, January 1972

Front Cover – “Sorrel Blossom” with Pine Tree border
Names
Mrs. C. T. Ashley III.......................................................................... 115

Funeral: Richard W. Watkins............................................................ 125

From The Diary of Thomas Keyes Humphreys
Allen S. Humphreys ......................................................................... 146

COURT RECORDS
Lewis County Will Book C
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 117
Abstracts of Wills (Book A) of Campbell County, Kentucky ................ 126
Some Court Records of Knox County, Kentucky
L. D. Prewitt ..................................................................................... 150

FAMILY RECORDS
Fleming County, Kentucky – McClane–McClain–McLean–McLain
Family.............................................................................................. 132
Fleming County, Kentucky – Hart Family
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 136
Distant Cousins of the Queen of England in Kentucky
Stratton Hammon ............................................................................ 137
The Descendants of Colonel Abraham Hite
Mrs. Helen Hite Sallee ...................................................................... 141

BIBLE RECORDS
H. H. Mansfield Testament
Mrs. Stephen P. Smith...................................................................... 147
Bible Record of Jacob and Harriet (Lamaster) Oglesby
Helen White...................................................................................... 149
Fairleigh Family Record
Mrs. Gene B. Newcomb .................................................................... 151

CEMETERY RECORDS
Alexander Cemetery ......................................................................... 152


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Boian Cemetery ................................................................................ 153
The Old Dripping Springs Cemetery– Estill County
Ellen and Diane Rogers .................................................................... 155

Queries ............................................................................................ 156

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 167


Number Four, April 1972

Front Cover – The Seal of Kentucky

COURT RECORDS
Genealogical Data from Early Breckinridge County Deed Books
D. Lynn Bolin ................................................................................... 171
Adair County, Kentucky, Stray Book #1
Mrs. Ruth Paull Burdett ................................................................... 177
Abstracts of Wills (Book A) of Campbell County, Kentucky ................ 184
William Stone Heirs
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 189
Some Court Records of Knox County, Kentucky
L. D. Prewitt ..................................................................................... 191
Abraham Depew Heirs
Mrs. Clifford Coyle............................................................................ 199

FAMILY RECORDS
The Stringfield Family of Kentucky and Virginia
Mrs. DeForrest C. Parrott ................................................................. 190
Fleming County, Kentucky – Cord Family
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 192
Bullocks of Virginia and Kentucky
Nada Binnion Fuqua ........................................................................ 195
Lewis Singer Family Record
Mrs. Charles R. Pryor ....................................................................... 200
William Leachman
Robert C. Jobson.............................................................................. 176

BIBLE RECORDS
Cowherd Bible
Mrs. Vyron Mitchell .......................................................................... 201
Susan Patience Kelly’s Bible
Mrs. Belva Geist ............................................................................... 202
The Scott Family Bible...................................................................... 204
Bible Record of Hopkins Family
Susan C. Eads ................................................................................. 205


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Spencer Bible Record
Mrs. N. B. Hedges............................................................................. 206

CEMETERY RECORDS
Some Cemeteries in Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Bewleyvill, Hickerson, Jordan
Daniel Lynn Bolin............................................................................. 207
Finnell Family Tombstone Records
Mr. and Mrs. H. T. Parrish................................................................ 208
Redbird Cemetery, Old Redbird Cemetery –
Whitley County, Kentucky
Mrs. Homer B. Davis ........................................................................ 209
McCoy Cemetery in Powell County, Kentucky ................................... 210
Crowe Cemetery; Roberts ? Cemetery
Diane and Ellen Rogers .................................................................... 211

OBITUARY
Mrs. Belle M. Parsons
A. Maxim Coppage............................................................................ 183

FUNERAL
Kate Stout
Mrs. W. S. Conover........................................................................... 204

Queries ............................................................................................ 213

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 222


                                            VOLUME 8

Number One, July 1972

Front Cover – Benjamin Stephen’s House

1820 Census of Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Linda Ramsey Ashley .......................................................................           3

COURT RECORDS
Fleming County Marriages
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 6
Some Harrison County Marriages
Mrs. Wm. M. Rose ............................................................................ 9
Green(e)
A friend ............................................................................................ 11
William Wright ................................................................................. 12


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Newton
Mrs. Robert R. Hartman, Jr. ............................................................. 15
Some Unusual Items from U. S. Census Records
Allan S. Humphreys ......................................................................... 26

FAMILY RECORDS
Davis Family – Lewis County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................         10
A Genealogical Puzzle
William H. Sebastian ........................................................................        13
Some Notes on the Wright Family
Dudley D. Wright..............................................................................       16
The Haskins Family of Adair County, Kentucky
J. D. Trabue .....................................................................................   18
The Descendants of Colonel Abraham Hite – Footnotes
Mrs. Helen Hite Sallee ......................................................................        20

BIBLE RECORDS
Records from the Bible of Charles Humphreys
Allan S. Humphreys .........................................................................         25
Miles Hiter Upton Family Bible
James S. Upton................................................................................       27
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
Thomas Dudley Family Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret.) .........................                          29
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
Elisha Arnold Robinson Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret.) .........................                          30
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
Edward C. Bright Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret.) .........................                          31
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
John Thomas Power Family Bible
Virginia (Miss Jennie) Baker Power ...................................................               31
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
William and Agnes A. Ross Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret.) .........................                          32

CEMETERY RECORDS
Caldwell Farm Cemetery
William S. Kenner............................................................................. 32
Elmwood Cemetery (1st list), Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 33
Bennett Cemetery, McLean County, Kentucky
Delmon C. Jarvis.............................................................................. 37



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Queries ............................................................................................ 38

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 55


Number Two, October 1972

Front Cover – Boone County’s Second Courthouse
About the Front Cover and the Artist ................................................ 59

Marriage Records of Martin Owens (Rockcastle, Pulaski, and
Lincoln Counties, Kentucky)

Sharon Elizabeth Scott ..................................................................... 60
Hardin County Historical Library is Now Open to the Public
Mrs. Dewey Pate............................................................................... 93

COURT RECORDS
Thomas Boone’s Heirs v. William Chiles & al
Louis R. Boone ................................................................................. 66
Heirs of Col. Holt Richeson
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 72

FAMILY RECORDS
William Lancaster
James R. Glacking ........................................................................... 74
Harris or Harrison ?
Michael Lewis Cook .......................................................................... 79
The Descendants of Col. Abraham Hite – Footnotes
Mrs. Helen Hite Sallee ...................................................................... 80

BIBLE RECORDS
Cornelius Bible Records
George B. Loeffler ............................................................................. 83
Stites Bible
Mrs. K. L. Watkins............................................................................ 84
Carlton Family Bible Records
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................ 85

CEMETERY RECORDS
Stockton Valley Obituary Index (Clinton County, Kentucky)
Timothy A. Cantrell and Viebie Cantrell ............................................ 86
Hart Cemetery; Penny Graveyard (Whitley County, Kentucky)
W. B. Dulaney .................................................................................. 92

Corrections


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Regarding Taylor Family
Mrs. Wm. H. Eckert.......................................................................... 93
Regarding Breckinridge Name
Mrs. Charles R. Fitzner..................................................................... 94

Queries ............................................................................................ 94

Omissions – In Whitley Query #3077 ................................................ 106

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 109


Number Three, January 1973

Picture – Birthplace of Dr. George W. Reed
Mrs. Glenn F. Roberts

Marriage Records of Martin Owens
Sharon Elizabeth Scott ..................................................................... 115
Pond Run Church of United Baptist of Jesus Christ
William J. Shull................................................................................ 137
1830 Census of Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Linda Ramsey Ashley ....................................................................... 141

COURT RECORDS
Caroline A. Grant ............................................................................. 119
Thomas Boone’s Heirs v. William Chiles & al
Louis R. Boone ................................................................................. 120
John Yeoman
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 139

FAMILY RECORDS
Mitchell Family
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 128
Kentucky Families in Missouri
A friend ............................................................................................ 138
Zachariah Crow Family
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 140

BIBLE RECORDS
Utz Bible
Zayda K. Clore.................................................................................. 144
Maxwell Family Bible
Zayda K. Clore.................................................................................. 145
Bible Record of Albert T. Moss
Mrs. Eugenia B. Toland .................................................................... 146


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Rhea Family Bible
Mrs. Judith A. Walters ..................................................................... 147
Adres Family Bible
D. Lynn Bolin ................................................................................... 148

CEMETERY RECORDS
Cemetery in Hartford, Kentucky
Rickie Ashley.................................................................................... 149
Old Kentucky Graveyards
Miss Helen B. McCachen .................................................................. 151
Caldwell Cemetery; Duggin Family Plot; Gross Cemetery;
The Old Irvine Cemetery
Ellen & Diane Rogers........................................................................ 152

Correction
Mary Trigg
Mabel M. Logan ................................................................................ 140

Funeral: Elizabeth Russell................................................................ 151

Queries ............................................................................................ 155

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 166


Number Four, April 1973

Front Cover – “Cane Brake Cabin”
Mrs. Andrew Cochran Duke ............................................................. 171

Mrs. Lula Reed Boss, noted historian, dies
(From “The Ledger – Independent,” Maysville, Kentucky .................... 172

COURT RECORDS
Green County, Kentucky, Marriage Bonds
John Paul Grady .............................................................................. 174
Fleming County Records
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 176
Boone County Administration and Guardian Book
Mrs. Clifford Coyle............................................................................ 178
Abstracts of Some Court Records of Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. W. W. Weis ............................................................................... 181
William Cornelius Heirs; Peter C. Statts............................................ 171
John Lovel
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 198



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FAMILY RECORDS
Hardin Settlers – 1755 to the Present
A friend ............................................................................................ 183
A Letter to General Edward Hobson from Joshua F. Bell
Mrs. Ralph N. Blakeman .................................................................. 191
Descendants of Thomas Byers – Mason County Records
The late Mrs. Lula Reed Boss............................................................ 192
Supplement to the Page Family published in Kentucky Ancestors
Merritt L. Page.................................................................................. 197
Family Records of Cornelius Dabney
Mrs. Margaret Bridges ...................................................................... 199

BIBLE RECORDS
Information from the Reynolds Bible
Mrs. Alex Allen ................................................................................. 201
Lewis Family Bible
Mrs. K. L. Watkins............................................................................ 203
Holbrook Bible Records
Mrs. J. Everett Bach......................................................................... 204

CEMETERY RECORDS
Elmwood Cemetery (second list), Owensboro,
Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 205
Gillispie Family Cemetery, Bourbon County, Kentucky
Mrs. Clifford Wonn ........................................................................... 209
Alsip Cemetery, Estill County, Kentucky
Mrs. Raymond Smith........................................................................ 210
Gray Cemetery, Gray Bend, Lee County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. Everett Bach......................................................................... 210

Funeral Invitation: Mrs. Hannah Duke ............................................. 175

Queries ............................................................................................ 211

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 222


                                             VOLUME 9

Number One, July 1973

Front Cover – Home of Chittenden P. Lyon

Ante Bellum, and an Old Brick House
Lawrence Casner ..............................................................................         3


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A Letter from George C. Givens to his brother John
L. D. Prewitt .....................................................................................    6

Kentuckians and Direct Kentucky Descendants in Panhandle
of Texas
Bill Weaver .......................................................................................    8

Items from the Paris Kentuckian 1884 – Unclaimed Letters
Mrs. G. L. Barnett ............................................................................ 33

COURT RECORDS
Two Deeds from Deed Book A – Meade County, Kentucky, Records...                                       14
Meade County – Will Book A
D. Lynn Bolin ...................................................................................     15
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ...........................                            17
Captain John Wilson – Lewis County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss of Maysville, Kentucky .....................................                      24
Marshall Hall [page 27]; Thomas Powling
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................           38

FAMILY RECORDS
Eldridge Hopkins – A Popular and Useful Name
Mrs. Dayton Royse ........................................................................... 7
Some Early Kentucky Slaughters
Paul McClure ................................................................................... 25
Two of the First McWhorter Families in Kentucky
C. T. McWhorter ............................................................................... 28

BIBLE RECORDS
Mason County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records ........................                             34
James Calvert Bible [Page 34]; Hugh McIlvain Bible..........................                          35
Robert Bullock Yancey Bible.............................................................              36
James Duncan Peed Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN, (Ret.) ........................                           37

CEMETERY RECORDS
Chambers – Greer Cemetery, Barren County, Kentucky.................... 39
Gatewood Cemetery, Barren County, Kentucky
Mrs. C. H. Peden .............................................................................. 40

OBITUARIES: Some Obituaries from Minutes of North Bend
Baptist Association
Mrs. Robert M. Rouse ....................................................................... 41

FUNERALS: Elizabeth Newman [Page 5]; Mattie Power......................                                6


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Mrs. Susan Rosendol........................................................................ 16

Corrections
Address of Mrs. Maude A. McFadden ................................................ 55
Regarding Elder Richard Thomas III ................................................. 55

Queries ............................................................................................ 42

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 53


Number Two, October 1973

Front Cover – The Rasnic House
Earl R. Tayce

Some Kentucky Families in Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois
Phyllis Taylor Hawes ........................................................................ 59

COURT RECORDS
Lewis County Will Book D
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................        63
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................             69
William Rankin(s) – Mason County, Kentucky...................................                         75
Rhodin Hord – Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss.........................................................................          78

FAMILY RECORDS
The Early Hutchison Family in Kentucky
Paul McClure ...................................................................................      79
Captain James A. Allen
Mrs. G. L. Barnett ............................................................................       83
The Goodrum Family of Virginia and Kentucky.................................                          84
The Duckett Family of Warren County, Kentucky
Mrs. DeForrest C. Parrott .................................................................           86

BIBLE RECORDS
The Black Family Bible – Scott County, Kentucky.............................                          87
The Self Family Bible – Scott County, Kentucky
Mrs. James Demarce ........................................................................           88
The Brown Family Bible – Grant County, Kentucky
T. J. Beach .......................................................................................   89
From the Bible of James Rice Boardman
of Nicholas County, Kentucky
Laura B. Boardman..........................................................................           90


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Albert Osborn Bible – Grant County, Kentucky
Mrs. James W. Wolcott ..................................................................... 91

CEMETERY RECORDS
Cold Water Cemetery – Simpson County, Kentucky
Beatrice Lambert ..............................................................................    92
Brammer Cemetery – Greenup County, Kentucky
Evelyn Jackson ................................................................................    95
Caldwell Cemetery in Campbell County Park ....................................                     96
McKay Graveyard – McKay Farm, Kenton County, Kentucky
William S. Kenner.............................................................................     96

OBITUARY – Rev. Thomas Kennedy
Mrs. Ora W. Clough.......................................................................... 97

Funeral Invitation – Charles Cox ...................................................... 97

Queries ............................................................................................ 98

Corrections
Query #4261 .................................................................................... 106
Hardin Settlers ................................................................................. 110

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 110

Deaths – Mrs. Dayton Royse; Mrs. Lynette L. Russell........................ 111


Number Three, January 1974

Front Cover – the Mullins House
Mrs. E. K. Belew............................................................................... 113

Some Kentucky Families in Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois
Phyllis Taylor Hawes ........................................................................ 115

COURT RECORDS
Lewis County Will Book D
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 121
Woodford County, Kentucky, Records
Mrs. William A. Cleveland................................................................. 130
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 131

FAMILY RECORDS
Col. Aaron Lewis of Kentucky


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Michael L. Cook................................................................................ 137

BIBLE RECORDS
Bash Family Records
Mrs. Edward N. McAllister ................................................................ 143
The John Warren Family Record
James Logan Morgan ....................................................................... 144

CEMETERY RECORDS
Site of the Wm. T. Caldwell Home and the Caldwell Family
Cemetery
William L. Litsey............................................................................... 145
Names on the Tombstones in the old Mullins Graveyard
Mrs. K. E. Belew............................................................................... 146
Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky
Asher L. Young................................................................................. 147
Stephensport Baptist Church Cemetery,
Breckinridge County, Kentucky
D. Lynn Bolin ................................................................................... 150

Queries ............................................................................................ 151

News Items and Books……………………………………………………114, 165


Number Four, April 1974

About the Front Cover, “Thatcher’s Mill” ........................................... 171

Some Kentucky Families in Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois
Phyllis R. T. Hawes........................................................................... 172

COURT RECORDS
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 181
A List of Delinquents, 1805-1806 – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 188
Woodford County, Kentucky, Records – Order Book A, pages 38, 45
Mrs. Wm. A. Cleveland ..................................................................... 180
Woodford County, Kentucky, Deed Book C–2, page 89;
Deed Book K, page 320
Mrs. Wm. A. Cleveland ..................................................................... 192

FAMILY RECORDS
Green(e)
A friend ............................................................................................ 187
The Ramsey Family of Rockcastle and Garrard Counties, Kentucky


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Mrs. C. T. Ashley, III......................................................................... 189
Transcript of Letters – Rebecca J. Howard to F. S. Taylor
Mrs. Glenn R. Hand ......................................................................... 193
Transcript of Letters – J. T. Osborn to F. S. Taylor
Mrs. Glenn R. Hand ......................................................................... 195
Waterfield Data
Mrs. Frank S. Gray........................................................................... 196

BIBLE RECORDS
William J. Woods Bible, James D. Woods Bible
Mrs. Stephen P. Smith...................................................................... 197
John Ford Green Bible – Grant County, Kentucky
Mrs. James W. Wolcott ..................................................................... 200
Graham Bible Records
Mrs. Howard L. Bulls........................................................................ 201
George W. Metcalfe of Shelby County, Kentucky, and
Edgar County, Illinois
Louis D. Melnick .............................................................................. 203

CEMETERY RECORDS
Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 204
Cripple Creek Cemetery
R. Smith........................................................................................... 206
Crowe Cemetery
Barbara Wells................................................................................... 207
Temple, Jagger, Ollie, and Red Hill Cemeteries
Daniel McCarthy .............................................................................. 209
Brown Cemetery
Raymond Boone and Mrs. N. B. Hedges ............................................ 210

Queries ............................................................................................ 211

Corrections
of address ........................................................................................ 213
of name ............................................................................................ 219

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 222


                                           VOLUME 10

Number One, July 1974

Front Cover – Ohio and Cumberland River Junction



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A Tribute to Kentucky
Gypsy Gray Henry ............................................................................          3

COURT RECORDS
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 4
A List of Delinquents in Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman………………………………………………….12, 20
Union County, Kentucky, and the Lewis Family
Michael L. Cook................................................................................ 13
Shoemaker – Virginia and Kentucky
A friend ............................................................................................ 18

FAMILY RECORDS
Journal Started by Thaise Maquaire
C. J. Viller ........................................................................................ 21
Some McIntires in Kentucky and Their Descendants
Raymond McIntire Grinstead ............................................................ 27

Funeral Notice – of William House
Mrs. Wesley R. Nelson ...................................................................... 31

BIBLE RECORDS
McAtee and Clark Bible (Nelson County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Jane Clark Heist.......................................................................          32
Alexander Family Bible (Mercer County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Anita Moore..............................................................................        33
McClary Family Records (Garrard County, Kentucky)
Andrew K. Houk, Sr..........................................................................          34
Barlow Family Bible
W. B. Dulaney ..................................................................................      36
Samuel Perry – Tho. Ross Bible (Campbell County, Kentucky)
Mrs. R. R. Hartman ..........................................................................         37

CEMETERY RECORDS
Some Cemeteries in Meade County, Kentucky
(Chappell, Algood–Fulton, Raymond) ................................................                   38
Boone Family Cemetery, Meade County, Kentucky
Mrs. Rita A. Thompson .....................................................................           39
Yates Cemetery, Whitley County
R. Smith...........................................................................................   39
Four Cemeteries of the Little Bend [Boone, Willett, King, Hollcroft]
(Meade County, Kentucky)
D. Lynn Bolin ...................................................................................     40

Queries: (4570 through 4659)........................................................... 41



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News Items and Books ..................................................................... 54


Number Two, October 1974

Front Cover – An old stone house at Sanders, Kentucky
Martha Sanders Reiner (Mrs. Charles F.)

Kentuckians By Birth
Mrs. James G. Hobbs ....................................................................... 59

Newspaper Items – Ironton (Ohio) Register
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 70

COURT RECORDS
The Wilson Family of Lewis County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................      65
Marriage Register of William Head for 1853, Breckinridge County,
Kentucky
Michael L. Cook................................................................................     71
Marriage Record Addenda, Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Michael L. Cook................................................................................     71
John Mansfield Heirs
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................         84

FAMILY RECORDS
Notes on the Moore – Harrison Family of Harrison County, Kentucky
Reverend Emmett Moore Waits ......................................................... 73
William Glackin
James R. Glacking ........................................................................... 77
Another “First” Bowles Family of Kentucky
James Frederick O’Nan .................................................................... 83

BIBLE RECORDS
Mason County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
Roff-Shipman ...................................................................................    85
Shotwell-Shipman ............................................................................       86
Mitchell–Shotwell .............................................................................     88
Mitchell–Harrison .............................................................................     90
Mitchell–Wheatly ..............................................................................     91
Piper–Parker.....................................................................................   92
Parker–Piper.....................................................................................   92
contributed by Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret)

CEMETERY RECORDS
Pleasant Adkisson Cemetery


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Mrs. Rita A. Thompson ..................................................................... 72
Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
(Third List)
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 94
Tichenor Cemetery, McLean County, Kentucky
Delmon C. Jarvis.............................................................................. 97

Queries: (4661 through 4734)........................................................... 98

Change of Address: Mrs. Esther L. Hill ............................................. 99

Correction
Of price of book The Bowmans by J. W. Wayland.............................. 104

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 109


Number Three, January 1975

Front Cover – Map of Lincoln County, Kentucky
Photogrammetry Division, Bureau of Highways

Kentuckians By Birth
Mrs. James G. Hobbs ....................................................................... 115

COURT RECORDS
Index – Federal Census, Grant County, Kentucky – 1820
James Glacking................................................................................ 121
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 125
The Will of Francis Triplett – (abstracted) – Virginia
Kathleen B. Carter............................................................................ 134
Campbell County, Kentucky – 1808 Delinquent Tax List
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 141
Woodford County, Kentucky, Records
Mrs. William Cleveland ..................................................................... 146

FAMILY RECORDS
Hoover Family – From The Western Citizen
Mrs. Ora W. Clough.......................................................................... 124
The Huffstuter Family ...................................................................... 131
The Will of Edmund Baxter – Nicholas County, Kentucky
Mrs. Wilford H. Graves ..................................................................... 133
Genealogy of the William Haggards – Clark County, Kentucky, and
Missouri
Patience Haggard ............................................................................. 135


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BIBLE RECORDS
Ropke Family Records – Jefferson County, Kentucky
Patricia R. Updegraff ........................................................................ 142
Gregory Family Records – Boone County, Kentucky
Pat Gregory ...................................................................................... 143
John Alexander Turner Bible Records – Bath County, Kentucky,
and Texas
Mrs. A. N. W. Barnes ........................................................................ 144

CEMETERY RECORDS
Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 147
The Pine Hill Cemetery, Powell County, Kentucky
Ellen and Diane Rogers .................................................................... 151

FUNERALS
Sallie Boude ..................................................................................... 120
Sophia Case ..................................................................................... 124

Queries: (4735 through 4823)........................................................... 152

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 165

Change of Address
Norma Dixon .................................................................................... 157
Miss Maude A. McFadin ................................................................... 167


Number Four, April 1975

Front Cover – Pen and Ink Drawing of the Old State House
Earl R. Tayce

Cloud – The 1850 Census Index – Indiana
L. D. Prewitt ..................................................................................... 171

Cloud – Heads of Families 1820 – 1830 Indiana Census
L. D. Prewitt ..................................................................................... 172

Kentucky Natives Enumerated in 1860 Census, Livingston County,
Missouri ........................................................................................... 173

Webster County, Kentucky. Couples Married Within the 1850
Census Year
Mrs. Booth Huffaker......................................................................... 176


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COURT RECORDS
Marriages Performed by William Rogers for 1851 to 1868
Ellen Diane Rogers ........................................................................... 178
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 180
Taber – (Partial Listing of Census and Deeds)
A friend ............................................................................................ 186
Abstracts of Some Early Deeds in Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. W. W. Weis……………………………………………………………194, 200

FAMILY RECORDS
The Contested Kentucky Lands in the Estate of Joseph Lewis
Michael L. Cook, C. G....................................................................... 190
A Branch of the “Osborn” Tree
Robert G. Osborn ............................................................................. 195
Halbert and Watkins Families of Lewis County, Kentucky
Willie M. Watkins ............................................................................. 201

BIBLE RECORDS
Bible of James J. Asken (Smith, Hawkins, Kendall)........................... 202
William D. Clark Bible
W. H. Marshall ................................................................................. 203
Green Bible
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................ 204

CEMETERY RECORDS
Rose Hill Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
(3rd & 4th list)
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 205
Hoover Cemetery; Graham Family Cemetery
(Meade County, Kentucky)
Rita A. Thompson............................................................................. 209

FUNERALS
John Atherton .................................................................................. 177
Elizabeth Warder Orr ....................................................................... 189
Edward Cox...................................................................................... 204

Queries ............................................................................................ 210

Change of Address: Mrs. Mary Ruth Ransdell ................................... 217

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 222




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                                             VOLUME 11

Number One, July 1975

Front Cover – The “Ben Adkins” Mill – Wayne County, Kentucky
Asher L. Young

Private Land Claims with Kentucky Residents
Louis Raymond Boone ......................................................................                3

COURT RECORDS
Unrecorded Deeds in Hardin County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Richerson ...................................................................... 5
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 11
Taber
A friend ............................................................................................ 17
Catharine Bryant
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 36

FAMILY RECORDS
Notes on the “Helm Branch” of Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Daniel Lynn Bolin............................................................................. 23
From Bible Record of Francis Marion and Edith E. Lacy Vaughn
Mrs. Maurice Ward Maxwell ............................................................. 27

Funeral: Mrs. Bettie L. Britten, Mason County, Kentucky ................. 29

BIBLE RECORDS
The Bible of Jacob Barrickman and Jane Swan
June B. Barekman ...........................................................................             29
Mason County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records ........................                                30
Joseph Power Bible; John Willett Power Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN Retired ......................                                30
Work – Hay Bible Data
By ? .................................................................................................   32

CEMETERY RECORDS
Salem Cemetery, Madison County, Kentucky
Mrs. Kenneth Warren .......................................................................              33
The Jolly Cemetery, Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Robert C. Flood ................................................................................         37
Hyden Cemetery, Boone County, Kentucky
Terry Lanham...................................................................................          38
Anglin Cemetery, Greenup-Carter County, Kentucky
Evelyn Jackson ................................................................................          39



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Queries ............................................................................................ 40

News Items and Books……………………………………………………...…2, 54


Number Two, October 1975

Front Cover – Map of Hardin County, Kentucky
Photogrammetry Division, Bureau of Highways

The Crittenden Press, September 28, 1893, and October 5, 1893
Mrs. Ronald K. Singleton .................................................................. 59

Mount Arrarat Missionary Baptist Church – Knox County, Kentucky
George W. Blanton ........................................................................... 64

COURT RECORDS
Unrecorded Deeds in Hardin County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Richerson ......................................................................        71
Tavern Bonds (Mason County, Kentucky)
Mrs. W. W. Weis ...............................................................................     77
John Bull’s Oath of Intention (Mason County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Wm. A. Cleveland .....................................................................         80
Duplicates of Confederate Pension Application
(Grant County, Kentucky).................................................................           81
Declaration of Intent for Naturalization U. S. A.
(Grant County, Kentucky)
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................     82

FAMILY RECORDS
A Letter to Lelia Lewis from George W. Berry
Mrs. Samuel B. Ingels ...................................................................... 83
Nathan Fitch Family
Mrs. R. B. Small, Jr.......................................................................... 63

BIBLE RECORDS
J. Martin Sanders Bible Records
Mrs. Merle Hicks Harris....................................................................         84
Joshua Sanders Bible Records (Bourbon and Campbell Counties,
Kentucky)
Mrs. Betty J. Sutton .........................................................................      85
Stubblefield Bible (Jackson County, Kentucky)
Edna Jones ......................................................................................   87
Polley Bible Records
Raymond L. Jackson ........................................................................         88



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CEMETERY RECORDS
Gilliam Cemetery, Elliott County, Kentucky
John A. Stegall and Dwanette Phillips ..............................................              89
The Moreland Cemetery....................................................................         91
Mount Carmel Cemetery, Estill County, Kentucky
Ellen and Diane Rogers ....................................................................       91
Elmwood Cemetery, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ...............................................................................   92

Queries: (4998 through 5090)........................................................... 95

Correction: Couples Married within the 1860 Census Year
(not 1850 Census Year)
Mrs. Booth Huffaker......................................................................... 101

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 109


Number Three, January 1976

Front Cover – Map of Bourbon County, Kentucky
Photogrammetry Division, Bureau of Highways................................. 113

Kentuckians Who Applied for Land
at the Crawfordsville, Indiana, Land Office in the Year 1831
Thelma M. Murphy, Indianapolis, Indiana ........................................ 115

Kentucky Natives Living in Carlisle Garrison,
Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Shown in 1860 Federal Census of
Cumberland County
Mrs. Booth Huffaker, Dallas Texas ................................................... 117

Andrew Lynn Family......................................................................... 117
Mount Arrarat Missionary Baptist Church (Knox County, Kentucky)
George W. Blanton, Frankfort, Kentucky .......................................... 118

Excerpts from Trail Breakers
Mary P. Bonnie................................................................................. 121

COURT RECORDS
Unrecorded Deeds in Hardin County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Richerson ...................................................................... 122
Court Order Book “A,” Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 127

FAMILY RECORDS


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Andrew Linn Family
Mrs. Robert R. Mefford ..................................................................... 117
Hardin
A friend ............................................................................................ 126
He Was Not Captain John Randolph
Charles Hughes Hamlin.................................................................... 131
Arabia Brown of Garrard County, Kentucky
Dr. Glenn Dooley.............................................................................. 133
Ramsey Family Data
Mrs. C. E. Klinger............................................................................. 136
Alexander Morgan Family
Mrs. Andy R. Klobnak ...................................................................... 140

BIBLE RECORDS
Holt Bible
Mrs. Leonard T. Harris ..................................................................... 137
Washington Richardson Family Bible
Irma Mae Ewy .................................................................................. 141
Carr Family Bible; J. M. Carr Bible
Marvin D. Snoddy and Bonnie E. Snoddy ......................................... 142

CEMETERY RECORDS
Rowan County Cemetery and the Corps of Engineers’ Cave Run
Lake
Stuart Seely Sprague........................................................................ 143

Correction: Henry Willis Grant instead of George Grant .................... 153

Queries: (5091 through 5191)........................................................... 153


Number Four, April 1976

Front Cover – Home of Colonel George Morgan Chinn

Genealogical References in Elmer Decker’s History (Knox County)
L. D. Prewitt ..................................................................................... 171

COURT RECORDS
Aaron Adams – Claimant for Pension Increase (Harrison County)
William C. Highfill ............................................................................ 177
Coulter–Stone
George H. S. King ............................................................................. 178
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 179
Grant County Circuit Court Records................................................. 185
Cassander G. Groom; Daniel Flinn


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Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................ 186
Cecilia Thomas
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 195

FAMILY RECORDS
Controversy About the Ancestry of William Crawford (1764-1846)
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 187
Mrs. Ellen (Marshall) Wade
John F. Reesor ................................................................................. 195
Colonel George Morgan Chinn
Linda Anderson ................................................................................ 196
The King Letters
Mrs. B. W. Pott ................................................................................. 199

BIBLE RECORDS
Levi Hale Bible Records
Mrs. Russell E. Bradford .................................................................. 203
Smith Family Records
Edna Jones ...................................................................................... 204
The James Harrison Marshall Family Bible....................................... 205
The Moses Thompson Marshall Family Bible
John F. Reesor ................................................................................. 206

CEMETERY RECORDS
The Marshall Graveyard (Barren County)
John F. Reesor ................................................................................. 207
Pioneer Graveyard in Front of the Captain Jack Jouett House,
Woodford County, Kentucky
William Hearn .................................................................................. 208
Frank Family Cemetery (Old McQuady Cemetery)
Breckinridge County
D. Lynn Bolin ................................................................................... 208
Holsclaw Tombstones (Boone County, Kentucky)
R. R. Hartman, Jr............................................................................. 208
Confederate Soldiers of Kentucky, and Unknown Places
Buried in the City Cemetery, Madison, Georgia
Ted O. Brooke .................................................................................. 194

Queries ............................................................................................ 209

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 220


                                           VOLUME 12

Number One, July 1976


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Front Cover – New Liberty Baptist Church, Owen County, Kentucky

New Liberty Baptist Church, Owen County, Kentucky
Martha Sansom Greenlee .................................................................              3

Some Kentuckians Who Settled in McDonough County, Illinois
Duane Lester....................................................................................      4

COURT RECORDS
Martin (of Halifax and Franklin Counties, North Carolina)
A friend ............................................................................................ 12
Heirs of John Stevens
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 18

FAMILY RECORDS
Rev. William Thomas
Mrs. W. C. Endicott .......................................................................... 3
The Pribbles of Kentucky
Mrs. Robert J. Buxton ...................................................................... 19
Family History of Samuel Davidson
Martha Sansom Greenlee ................................................................. 24
Nelson Data ..................................................................................... 27

BIBLE RECORDS
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records ......................                           28
William Franklin Morgan Bible .........................................................             28
Belt-Atkinson Bible ..........................................................................      29
Woodson Morgan Bible .....................................................................          30
Changes
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews ...........................................                   31
Dobyns Family Bible
Mrs. Norman C. Updegraff ................................................................           32

CEMETERY RECORDS
Old Louisville Western Graveyard
Mrs. Bennett F. Hughes.................................................................... 34
Foster Family Cemetery .................................................................... 37
Hollcroft Family Cemetery
Rita Adkisson Thompson .................................................................. 37

Queries: (5270 through 5374)........................................................... 38

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 54




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Number Two, October 1976

About Front Cover – Home of Orville Browning Family, 1894-1907
Verna M. McDowell and C. A. Browning............................................ 59

The Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 59

Some Kentuckians Who Settled in McDonough County, Illinois
Duane Lester.................................................................................... 62

COURT RECORDS
Court Order Book 4 – Andrew, Frances, and Henry Ramey
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 69
Martin (of North Carolina, Kentucky, Indiana)
A friend ............................................................................................ 70
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 79

FAMILY RECORDS
The Marshall Family (of Fleming, Mason, and Lewis Counties,
Kentucky)
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 85
Daniel Lynn Bolin (of Breckinridge County, Kentucky)
Michael L. Cook................................................................................ 90
Thomas Hale (Mercer County, Kentucky)
Mrs. J. Oscar Phillips ....................................................................... 90

BIBLE RECORDS
Charles White Bible (Kenton County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Robert M. Rouse .......................................................................        91
(Jacob) White Family Bible (Campbell County, Kentucky)
Ronald Brennan ...............................................................................      92
Glenn Family Bible
Mrs. R. M. Colwell ............................................................................     94
Highfill Family Bible Records (Pendleton County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Louise Belew Schwartz .............................................................            95

CEMETERY RECORDS
Sandy Hook Cemetery, Elliott County, Kentucky ..............................                        96
George A. Steagall Cemetery, Elliott County, Kentucky .....................                         97
Barker Cemetery, Elliott County, Kentucky
John A. Stegall .................................................................................   98
Some Obituaries from Minutes of North Bend Baptist Association
Mrs. R. M. Rouse..............................................................................      91

Queries: (5375 through 5438)........................................................... 99


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News Items and Books ..................................................................... 109


Number Three, January 1977

Front Cover – Old Covered Bridge at Cynthiana, Kentucky
Mrs. Frank E. Martin

Native Kentuckians in 1860 Federal Census for Wapello County,
Iowa
Max Howk ........................................................................................ 115

Church of the Ascension, Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 121

Names of Postmasters of Lecta, Kentucky (Barren County,
Kentucky)
Charlene S. Lewis............................................................................. 140

COURT RECORDS
Burriss Marriage License of Lewis County, Kentucky, 1807-1972 ..... 125
Burriss Marriage License of Fleming County, Kentucky, 1798-1851
Mrs. Wilbur D. Dillow ....................................................................... 128
Pension Claim of Major Groom of Caldwell County, Kentucky
Mrs. John Burgess ........................................................................... 129

FAMILY RECORDS
Major Groom of Caldwell County, Kentucky
Mrs. Gladys Carner (or Mrs. Richard Carner).................................... 131
Robert Marshall Family (Boone County, Kentucky, Court Records)
Mrs. James J. Bushnell.................................................................... 132
Thomas Dunn, Kentucky Pioneer of 1776
(Bourbon County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Elizabeth F. Rhodes.................................................................. 138
Allender – Overly Families of Fleming County, Kentucky
Mrs. James G. Hobbs ....................................................................... 141
Jones Family Record (Knox, Jackson Counties)
Edna Jones ...................................................................................... 150

BIBLE RECORDS
McAtee – Wathen
Mary Wathen White.......................................................................... 143
Charles Nicholson Bible Records
Mrs. Robert R. Hartman ................................................................... 146
Stimpson Franklin Nicholson Bible................................................... 147


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William Nicholson Bible.................................................................... 148
James Shackleford Nicholson Bible .................................................. 149
William Marion Nicholson Bible
P. S. and Doris Nicholson ................................................................. 150

CEMETERY RECORDS
Elmwood Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky – 9th list
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 151

Correction: of name of author of “The Tinkling Spring” ..................... 128

Funeral: John Ed Hawkins ............................................................... 155

Queries: (5439 through 5501)........................................................... 156

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 166

Change of Address: of Mrs. Cordelia C. Gary..................................... 167


Number Four, April 1977

Front Cover – The Old Grapevine Christian Church
Lawrence Casner

Native Kentuckians in 1860 Federal Census for Wapello County,
Iowa
Max Howk ........................................................................................ 171

Church of the Ascension, Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 177

University of Louisville Medical Department
Van A. Stilley.................................................................................... 180

COURT RECORDS
Grant County, Kentucky, Survey Book, Land Warrants
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................ 176
Scott County Quarterly Court Jury Book, 1878-1881
Mrs. Wilford H. Graves, Jr. ............................................................... 183
An Act for the Divorce of Nancy A. Grant
Mrs. Margaret Strebel Hartman ........................................................ 189
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 190

FAMILY RECORDS
Wight


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Mrs. Joseph W. Pikell ....................................................................... 193
Abstract of Wilson Dunn’s Letter
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................ 194
Hardin
A friend ............................................................................................ 195
Harden / Hardin (g)
Mrs. E. Gaines Davis ........................................................................ 196
John M. Bennett
Mabel M. Klobnak ............................................................................ 182

BIBLE RECORDS
Logsdon Family Bible
W. Robert Logsdon ........................................................................... 198
Joseph Hill Family
P. S. and Doris Nicholson ................................................................. 199
John Ford Family Bible
Mrs. James W. Wolcott ..................................................................... 200
The William Penn Burns Family Bible
Tom R. Walters................................................................................. 201

CEMETERY RECORDS
Mount Washington, Kentucky, Cemetery
Mrs. W. H. McFarland ...................................................................... 202
Salem Baptist Church
Ellen and Dianne Rogers .................................................................. 210

Queries: (5502 through 5574)........................................................... 211

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 222


                                            VOLUME 13

Number One, July 1977

Front Cover – Horse Hollow Cabin of “Raccoon” John Smith
Asher L. Young

Native Kentuckians Who Were Heads of Households Enumerated
in the 1850 Clay County, Illinois, Federal Census
John W. Tanner, CGS.......................................................................             3

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Baptismal Records, 1839-1890
continued from volume 12, number 4, page 179, April 1977
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 10


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COURT RECORDS
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 15
Will Book A – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 22
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1 – Oldham County, Kentucky
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie ....................................................................... 27

FAMILY RECORDS
Infant Heirs of James Smith, Deceased............................................. 9
Heirs of Reuben Morris
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 21
Hale Family Data (correction)
Arlene Hale Brachman (Mrs. Robert)................................................. 31

BIBLE RECORDS
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records ......................                           32
Reason Tolbert Family Bible .............................................................           32
Henry Bruce Family Bible.................................................................           33
John J. Moore Family Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret) ..........................                         34
Bible of James Fuson
Mrs. Roy C. Nestor ...........................................................................      35
Dr. Dunham’s Bible, Casey County, Kentucky
Patricia Lister and Mrs. Bertha Dunham ..........................................                   36
Deer Family Bible Record
Wally O. Deer ...................................................................................   38

CEMETERY RECORDS
Slaughter Cemetery, Todd County, Kentucky
P. S. and Doris Nicholson ................................................................. 39
Granny’s Hill Cemetery, Webster County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. E. Wallace ............................................................................ 43

Queries: (5575 through 5639)........................................................... 44

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 54


Number Two, October 1977

Front Cover – High Bridge, Kentucky ................................................ 69

High Bridge and the Area Surrounding It
Col. George M. Chinn and Mrs. Mary Margaret McGohon ................. 59


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COURT RECORDS
Marriage Records of Reverend LaFayette Johnson
Mrs. Doris Taylor..............................................................................      71
Index to Owen County, Kentucky, Will Book A, 1820-1842
Mrs. W. H. Merrifield ........................................................................       75
A Return of a Delinquent List of Taxes, 1809, Campbell County,
Kentucky..........................................................................................   76
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1 –
Oldham County, Kentucky, 1823-29
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie .......................................................................         77
Will Book A – Gallatin County, Kentucky ..........................................                   81
1799-1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents for Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Miss Gertrude Earl Hewson ..............................................................             86

FAMILY RECORDS
The Marshall Family [a correction] Abel B. Betts, not Botts
Mrs. Thomas W. Botts ...................................................................... 70
Moffett Data
R. Blythe Collings............................................................................. 90
From the Martin Family Records
Mrs. John Reilly ............................................................................... 91

BIBLE RECORDS
John H. Tubb Family Bible, Marshall County, Kentucky
Mrs. Abigail Rice Hyde...................................................................... 92
James Black Bible Records, Henry County, Kentucky
Miss Christine Mullikin .................................................................... 93
Johnson–Price Family Bible
J. W. Prather .................................................................................... 94

CEMETERY RECORDS
Dishman Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky
Mrs. Irene Byrer and Mrs. Nell Marsh ...............................................                 95
Morgan Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky
Mrs. Irene Byrer and Mrs. Nell Marsh ...............................................                 98
Layne Cemetery, Floyd County, Kentucky
Mrs. Anne Layne Hayes ....................................................................           99
Old Layne Cemetery
Mrs. Anne Layne Hayes ....................................................................           99

Corrections
Query #5551 – date of death of Alexander D. Orr .............................. 102
“Kindred Families” – cover is hard-bound in Buckram ...................... 111



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Queries: (5640 through 5706)........................................................... 100

News Items and Books…………………………………………………..…99, 110


Number Three, January 1978

Front Cover – Janett Ann Pulliam
Francis Keith Peyton

Adair County, Kentucky
A. Maxim Coppage............................................................................ 115

COURT RECORDS
1799-1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude Earl Hewson ...................................................................... 116
Index to Will Book A, Grant County, Kentucky, 1820-1833
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................ 120
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1 – Oldham County, Kentucky
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie ....................................................................... 122
Court Order Book A – Campbell County, Kentucky ........................... 128
A List of Delinquent Taxes for 1807 – Campbell County, Kentucky ... 133
Heirs of Chas. H. Collins
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 144

FAMILY RECORDS
Turley – Gaunt Family Data
Mrs. Frank Collins, Jr. ..................................................................... 121
Walker Data
A friend ............................................................................................ 134
Artman Family
Margaret Artman Alzner ................................................................... 137

BIBLE RECORDS
Eads Family Bible
Jeraldyne Beets Clipson ................................................................... 142
Peter Fitzgerral Bible ........................................................................ 143
John Fitzgerrel Bible
Mrs. Wm. H. Johnson....................................................................... 144
Three Generations of Glacking Family Bible Records
James R. Glacking, C. G................................................................... 145

CEMETERY RECORDS
Glackin Family Cemetery, Boone County, Kentucky
James R. Glacking, C. G................................................................... 148


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Dedman Cemetery, Kenton County, Kentucky .................................. 150
Ellis Cemetery, Kenton County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Colwell .......................................................................... 150
Elmwood Cemetery, 10th List, Owensboro,
Daviess County, Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 151
Stanfield Cemetery, Whitley County, Kentucky
Charley M. Cornelius........................................................................ 155

Queries: (5707 through 5778)........................................................... 156

News Items and Books………………………………….………….…….147, 167


Number Four, April 1978

Front Cover – Dutch Station, 1779-1780, Jefferson County,
Kentucky

Church of the Ascension, Frankfort, Kentucky
Baptismal Records, 1839-1890
continued from volume 13, number 1, page 14, July 1977
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 171

COURT RECORDS
Marriage Records of Rev. LaFayette Johnson
Mrs. Doris Taylor.............................................................................. 177
1799-1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents, Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 183
Index to Deed Book “A 2” – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Mrs. W. H. Merrifield ........................................................................ 189
Eliza Rebecca Nickleson
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 191
Will of Major John Hardin ................................................................ 192
Deed – John Hardin to William Hardin
A friend ............................................................................................ 193

FAMILY RECORDS
Walker
A friend ............................................................................................ 195

BIBLE RECORDS
Gooding Family Bible
James H. Doyle, Sr........................................................................... 199
Family Bible of John Ping


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Miss Avis G. Hamilton ...................................................................... 200
Wash Bible
Mrs. J. O. Franklin........................................................................... 202

CEMETERY RECORDS
Woods Cemetery, Leslie County, Kentucky
Olene (Woods) Bailey and Oleta (Woods) Morgan............................... 204
Granny’s Hill Cemetery, Webster County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. E. Wallace ............................................................................ 205
Elmwood Cemetery (13th list), Owensboro, Daviess County,
Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 206
Gilbert Cemetery, Clay County, Kentucky
Tom R. Walters................................................................................. 210

Funeral Invitation: Beriah Magoffin, Sr.
contributed by Mrs. W. S. Conover, Harrodsburg, Kentucky ............. 203

Change of Address: of A. Maxim Coppage ......................................... 213

Corrections
Job Garvey, not Job Gary ................................................................. 231
Ed Krakau, not Ed Krakan (on front cover, October 1977) ................ 220

Queries: (5779 through 5904)........................................................... 211

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 230


                                           VOLUME 14

Number One, July 1978

Front Cover – Daniel Boone’s Log Cabin – Before Restored

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. William F. Knable .....................................................................          3

COURT RECORDS
1799-1835 Marriages – Bonds – Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude Earl Hewson ...................................................................... 9
Harding vs. Harding – A 1753 Virginia Divorce
A friend ............................................................................................ 15
Thomas Ashby’s Will – Frederick County, Virginia
A friend ............................................................................................ 17


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Mitchell Family Record – Lewis County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 19
Heirs of Nancy Stevens
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 23

FAMILY RECORDS
The Bakers of Gallatin and Owen Counties, Kentucky
Dorothy Merrifield ............................................................................ 24
Corn Family – Henry County, Kentucky
Mrs. Harold Walters ......................................................................... 30
Massie Family – Harrison County, Kentucky ?
Mrs. Guy W. Martin.......................................................................... 31

BIBLE RECORDS
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records ...................... 32
Jasper Seybold Family Bible ............................................................. 32
John Downs – Molly Sebold Family Record
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret) .......................... 35

CEMETERY RECORDS
Darnall Graveyard, Fleming County, Kentucky
Martha Royse, Marie Grannis, and Caren Curotto ............................                       37
The Dave Brumfield Cemetery, Jessamine County, Kentucky
Robert May Suell ..............................................................................   38
Old Cemetery in Harrison County, Kentucky ....................................                    39
John B. Smitson Stone, Bracken County, Kentucky
Miss Margaret Whitehead and Mrs. Thelma Whitehead.....................                            40

Funeral Service – of Mrs. A. M. Neal – Shelby County, Kentucky
Blythe Collings ................................................................................. 38

Queries: (5905 through 6040)........................................................... 41

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 61


Number Two, October 1978

Front Cover – Armstrong Homestead
Dorothy Armstrong Holcomb

Subscribers to the Morgan County, Illinois, Atlas – 1872 – Who List
Their Nativity as Kentucky and the Year They Came to Illinois
Janice (Lovekamp) Fox ..................................................................... 67

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky


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Baptismal Records, 1839-1890
continued from volume 13, number 4, page 176, April 1978
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 72

COURT RECORDS
Thomas Spillman ............................................................................. 71
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1, Oldham County, Kentucky,
1823-1829
continued from volume 13, number 3, page 127, January 1978
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie ....................................................................... 78
1799-1835 Marriages – Bonds – Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude Earl Hewson ...................................................................... 83
Death of Mrs. Israel Ludlow.............................................................. 90
Children of Christina and Solomon Trusdell, Sr................................ 98
Julius T. Hughey .............................................................................. 101
William McNaughtin, wife Catherine to John McClure
Margaret Strebel Hartman ................................................................ 104

FAMILY RECORDS
North Carolina on the Kentucky Frontier
John Hale Stutesman ....................................................................... 89
Walker and others, Tennessee
A friend ............................................................................................ 91
Mitchell Family Records – Bath, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 94

BIBLE RECORDS
Bible of Levi Griffin – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Carl R. Bogardus, Sr., M.D. .............................................................. 99
Roger Cornett Bible Records – Perry County, Kentucky
Paul Begley ...................................................................................... 100
Bible Record of John T. Hardin and Elizabeth Parrish
Mrs. W. Lee Wood, Jr. ...................................................................... 102

CEMETERY RECORDS
Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky
Wade Eades, Mrs. Joe K. Eades, Mrs. P. W. Clough .......................... 105

Correction: The Ridge Runners – price of Vol. IX - $8.00.................... 123

Queries ............................................................................................ 111

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 125




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Number Three, January 1979

Front Cover – Daniel Boone’s Cabin – After Restored in 1944
Dr. Eslie Asbury

Letter to the Editor About Daniel Boone’s Log Cabin
Dr. Eslie Asbury ............................................................................... 131

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. William F. Knable ..................................................................... 133

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 139
Walker Data
A friend ............................................................................................ 142
A List of Delinquents Returned by the Sheriff of Campbell County
as Insolvents and Removed out of the County for 1807, 1809
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 145
1799-1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents, Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 146
Newport Presbyterian Church to Newport Methodist Episcopal
Church
Mrs. W. W. Weis ............................................................................... 162

FAMILY RECORDS
Mitchell Family Records
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 152
The Bakers of Gallatin and Owen Counties, Kentucky
Mrs. W. H. Merrifield ........................................................................ 157
David McCoy
A. Maxim Coppage............................................................................ 132

BIBLE RECORDS
Berryman Family Bible Records (Barren County, Kentucky)
Robert McAlear................................................................................. 163
Bible Record of Godfrey Gregory Family (Washington County,
Kentucky)
Mrs. Hugh Brown Gregory ................................................................ 164
Morin Family Bible (Campbell County, Kentucky)
Ronald Brennen ............................................................................... 165
Edward Berry Crowe Bible Record
Mrs. Bazil E. Crowe .......................................................................... 166
James H. Haynes Family Bible (Meade County, Kentucky)
Louise Coleman................................................................................ 167



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CEMETERY RECORDS
Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky
Wade Eades, Mrs. Joe K. Eades, and Mrs. P. W. Clough ................... 169
The Bartleson – Miller Family Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky
J. C. Sexton ..................................................................................... 174

Funeral Service: of Pierson Willis
Blythe Collings ................................................................................. 168

Queries: (7035 through 7128)........................................................... 175

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 189


Number Four, April 1979

Front Cover – The Log Church was 100 Years Old March 5, 1979

The Log Church Was 100 Years Old on March 5, 1979 (Oak Pond
Church Cemetery)
Asher L. Young................................................................................. 195

Records from William C. Thomasson’s Book (Hopkins, Webster
Counties)
Mrs. Ralph D. Lynn………………………………………………...198, 220, 225

COURT RECORDS
1799 – 1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude Earl Hewson ...................................................................... 203
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 209

FAMILY RECORDS
Layton and Palmer Family Data (Caldwell, Christian, Trigg
Counties)
Mrs. James J. Bushnell.................................................................... 215
Will of Francis Cooke of Plymouth .................................................... 221
From the “Mayflower Descendants” .................................................. 221
Philip Tabor
A friend ............................................................................................ 197
George Hill, Soldier, War of 1812, and Mary Ann (Baldwin) Hill
Madileen Small................................................................................. 222
The Cleaver Family
William A. Owens ............................................................................. 223



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BIBLE RECORDS
Amos Copeland – His Book (Marshall County, Kentucky)
Clara C. Darnall ............................................................................... 224
Davenport Family Bible
Marvin D. Snoddy ............................................................................ 226
Edward Currey Bible Records
Mae Ann Hauss ................................................................................ 227
The Achilles Webb – Cornelia Ann Barnett Bible
Anthony Jones ................................................................................. 229

CEMETERY RECORDS
Shemwell Cemetery, Marshall County, Kentucky
Dorothy Shemwell Waggener ............................................................ 230
The Fred Martin Cemetery, Knott County, Kentucky
Garnard Martin ................................................................................ 231
David Gross or Grundy Cemetery, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky .... 232
Scott Cemetery, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lawrence L. Lant ...................................................................... 233
Davis Cemetery, Morgan County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. Everett Bach......................................................................... 234
Elmwood Cemetery – 12th list, Owensboro, Daviess County,
Kentucky
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 235
Cemetery in Westport, Oldham County, Kentucky
L. B. Gardiner .................................................................................. 239
Watts Graveyard
Mrs. Dorothy Watts Brooks .............................................................. 240

Corrections
volume 14, number 2, page 113, October 1978,
should be Jane WILLS, not Willis ..................................................... 246
Harding vs. Harding ......................................................................... 221

Queries: (7128 through 7213)…………………………………………..228, 241

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 254


                                          VOLUME 15

Number One, July 1979

Front Cover
Jim Wainscott

Certificates issued to Kentuckians from Jeffersonville, Indiana,


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Land Office
Thelma M. Murphy ...........................................................................             3

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 9
1799-1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude Earl Hewson ...................................................................... 15

FAMILY RECORDS
Captain Thomas and Rebecca Sharpe Dooley Family
Dr. Glenn Dooley..............................................................................          21
The Pocket Remembrancer of Henry Bruce (1777-1855)
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret) ..........................                             26
Mitchell Family Records
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................          32
Records of Major John Hardin
A friend ............................................................................................   35
James Carnachan Dunlap I – Family Data
Clarke Dunlap..................................................................................         36

BIBLE RECORDS
Records from the Bible of James Carnachan Dunlap II
Clarke Dunlap.................................................................................. 38
Kelly Family Bible
Mrs. Virgil W. Kelly........................................................................... 39
Bentley – Jeffries Bible Records
Mrs. Jacquelyn Ritter Johnson ......................................................... 40

CEMETERY RECORDS
Johnson Cemetery, at Buckhorn, Perry County, Kentucky
Eileen Cornett and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Riley .................................                         41
Taulbee Cemetery, Frozen Creek, Breathitt County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. Everett Bach.........................................................................           42
Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Near Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky
W. B. Dulaney ..................................................................................        42
Wallace Graveyard: Evans/Evins Graveyard, Jessamine County,
Kentucky
Mrs. L. F. Benton .............................................................................         43
Hunter Graves
Mrs. L. F. Benton .............................................................................         44

Kelly Family Graveyard
Mrs. Virgil W. Kelly........................................................................... 44



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Queries: (7214 through 7330)........................................................... 45

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 63


Number Two, October 1979

Front Cover – Cabin of James Thomas – Trigg County, Kentucky

Certificates Issued to Kentuckians from Jeffersonville, Indiana,
Land Office
Thelma M. Murphy ........................................................................... 67

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
[Campbell County, Kentucky]
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 73

Items from Portsmouth, Ohio, Tribune Newspaper
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 104

COURT RECORDS
1799-1835 Marriages, Bonds, Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude Earl Hewson ......................................................................             79
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ...........................................................................          87
Heirs of Robert Shaw (Campbell County, Kentucky)
M. S. Hartman .................................................................................         97
Hardin/Harding (Adair County, Kentucky; Shenandoah, etc.
Counties, Virginia)
A friend ............................................................................................   98

FAMILY RECORDS
James Thomas – West Kentucky Pioneer (Trigg County, Kentucky)
Edison H. Thomas ............................................................................ 93
Francis Baker (a note about the family)
Florence M. Baker ............................................................................ 102

BIBLE RECORDS
Family Bible of Henry Mandeville Goodman and Sally Elliott
Lampton
Robert E. Goodman .......................................................................... 103

CEMETERY RECORDS
Cornett Cemetery, at Daisy, Perry County, Kentucky
Eileen Cornett .................................................................................. 105


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McConnell Cemetery, Woodford County, Kentucky
Mrs. Wm. A. Cleveland ..................................................................... 107
Antioch Mills Cemetery, Harrison County, Kentucky
Wilma Bonar .................................................................................... 108

Corrections
volume 14, number 4, page 195, April 1979
John Carnefix, not Carefix; Oak Forest, not Oak Pond
Asher L. Young................................................................................. 72
Davis Graveyard, volume 8, number 1, page 10, July 1972
Elizabeth Ross Davis, 1825-1905; not born October 23, 1826
Mrs. Robert Colwell .......................................................................... 110

Queries: (7331 through 7437)........................................................... 111

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 126


Number Three, January 1980

Front Cover – A day at a Brush Arbor in the mountains of
Southeastern Kentucky
Edna Jones of Tyner, Jackson County, Kentucky

Church of the Ascension, Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 131

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Consents, Bonds,
and Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 137
1799-1835 Marriage Bonds and Consents – Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 143
Apprentice Bonds – Campbell County, Kentucky
Mrs. Susan C. Eades ........................................................................ 150
Some Records from 1st Court Order Book,
Woodford County, Kentucky
Mrs. Wm. A. Cleveland ..................................................................... 153
Chinn Marriages – Lee Marriages (Lancaster County, Virginia)
A friend ............................................................................................ 163

FAMILY RECORDS
James Arnett, Early Kentuckian (Fayette and Woodford Counties,
Kentucky)
Margaret B. Kinsey ........................................................................... 154


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Arnett Families in Southeastern Kentucky
Mrs. E. K. Salyer .............................................................................. 156
Robert and Chloe Collins Bomar
Dan M. Bomar.................................................................................. 161
Henry Family of Orange County, Virginia; Bourbon County,
Kentucky; Morgan County, Illinois
Mrs. L. Don Turner IV ...................................................................... 164

BIBLE RECORDS
Barnett Bonar Bible Records
Mrs. Alvin E. Bonar .......................................................................... 165
Helm – Sharp Bible Records
Margreta Harr .................................................................................. 166
Lee Family Bible
Marvin Delano Snoddy ..................................................................... 167
Rowe – Moore Family Bible
David Henry-Rowe Streets ................................................................ 168
Family Bible Records of Joseph E. Day, Letcher County, Kentucky
Mrs. Floyd L. Owen .......................................................................... 169

CEMETERY RECORDS
The Marion Slone Cemetery, Knott County, Kentucky
Garnard Martin ................................................................................ 160
Death Records of Sacred Heart Parish, St. Vincent, Kentucky,
1818-1974
Teresa T. Hite and Philip Crowdus.................................................... 171

Correction: Berryman Family Bible Record: reference –
Volume 14, Number 3, Page 164....................................................... 170

Clarification: In name of “Mrs.” Elenor Tapley, Volume 14,
Number 3, Page 223 ......................................................................... 160

Queries: (7437 through 7515)........................................................... 177

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 189


Number Four, April 1980

Front Cover – The “Old” Community Bank, Erlanger, Kentucky
Earl A. Tayce (205 Locust Street, Erlanger, Kentucky 41018)............ 236

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 195



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COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Consents, Bonds, and
Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 201
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1 – Oldham County, Kentucky,
1823-1829
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie ....................................................................... 207
Index to Deed Book “A 1” – Gallatin County, Kentucky, 1797-1808
Mrs. W. H. Merrifield ........................................................................ 213
Thomas Spilman of King George County, Virginia – Treasury
Warrant
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 218

FAMILY RECORDS
Migration of Some South Carolinians into what is now
Lyon County, Kentucky
Christopher Waldrep ........................................................................ 219
The Immediate Family of Benjamin Threlkeld (c. 1744-1793) ............ 222
Mason County, Kentucky, Bible, and Family Records, Corrections,
and Additions
Mitchell Dudley Matthews ................................................................ 225
Cut and Catey (Bronaugh) Peyton of Virginia and Kentucky
Wallace Hopper ................................................................................ 226
Kentucky Names – In Records of Shenandoah County, Virginia
A friend ............................................................................................ 232

BIBLE RECORDS
Garrison Family Bible (Allen County, Kentucky)
Ray H. Garrison ............................................................................... 233
Bethel Baxter, Bible Record
Charles Baxter ................................................................................. 234
White Family Bible
Ronald Brennan ............................................................................... 235

CEMETERY RECORDS
Ellis Cemetery; Crouch Cemetery; Spencer Cemetery;
Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 237
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky
Garnet Walker .................................................................................. 238
Records of Stewart Cemetery, Trigg County, Kentucky
Mrs. W. O. Segree............................................................................. 240
Butler Cemetery – At Lone Star, Hart County, Kentucky
Fred G. Butler .................................................................................. 241

Corrections


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See front cover – Volume 15, Number 2,
October 1979 – artist, William J. Thomas, Jr., not Thompson ........... 225
See Volume 15, Number 2, Page 105 – part of Cornett Cemetery
is a continuation of the Johnson Cemetery in Volume 15,
Number 1, Page 41 ........................................................................... 231

Suggestion: ca. Civil War Pension Papers
Betty Lou Mefford............................................................................. 231

Queries: (7515 through 7599)........................................................... 242

News Items and Books……………………………………………….…..231, 254


                                             VOLUME 16

Number One, July 1980

Front Cover – The Depot on the Southern Railway at Erlanger,
Kentucky
Earl R. Tayce – artist (205 Locust Street, Erlanger, Kentucky)

About picture, “A Day at a Brush Arbor in the Mountains of
Southeastern Kentucky”
Clayborne D. Campbell; Paul Huff ....................................................                    3

Minutes of the First Baptist Church of Taylorsville, Spencer County,
Kentucky
L. L. Hill ...........................................................................................   5

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel..............................................................................          9

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Consents, Bonds, and
Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 15
Harden – Hardin – Harding
A friend ............................................................................................ 20

FAMILY RECORDS
Enyart Records
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 24
James Cooper Family of Shelby County, Kentucky (Obituary)
Mrs. Janine Porter............................................................................ 25
Cut and Catey (Bronaugh) Peyton of Virginia and Kentucky


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Wallace Hopper ................................................................................ 26

BIBLE RECORDS
Mastin Family Bible
Mary Edwards McMurtry .................................................................. 34
Younger Family Bible Records
L. L. Hill ........................................................................................... 37
Stewart Bible
Mrs. Anita Moore.............................................................................. 38

CEMETERY RECORDS .....................................................................
Brown Cemetery
Mrs. N. B. Hedges; Raymond Boone.................................................. 6
Sugar Creek Christian Church Cemetery, Gallatin County................ 33
Furnish Cemetery, Gallatin County
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 33
Death Records of Sacred Heart Parish, St. Vincent, Kentucky,
1819-1974
Teresa T. Hite and Philip Crowdus (Union County, Kentucky) ........... 39

Queries: (7599 through 7725)........................................................... 43

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 62


Number Two, October 1980

Front Cover – Family Photograph of Capt. and Mrs. John L. Foster
of Bullitt County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Lee Hauss ..................................................................... 65

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 68

COURT RECORDS
Thomas Fretwell’s Heirs
Mrs. Ora W. Clough..........................................................................         67
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1 – Oldham County, Kentucky,
1823-1829
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie .......................................................................         74
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Consents, Bonds,
Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ...........................................................................       80
Glinn /Glenn Marriages
Mrs. Robert Colwell ..........................................................................       83
John Hackney Heirs – Woodford County, Kentucky


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Mrs. Doris B. Nave ........................................................................... 85

FAMILY RECORDS
Henry Talbert and Some of His Descendants
Charles G. Talbert ............................................................................     88
The Watkins Ancestry of Henry Clay
John Stutesman...............................................................................       92
Children of Thomas Bradshaw
Caroline Bass ...................................................................................   93
The Bottom Family in America
Alice Bottom Bell and Nellie Bottom Phillips .....................................                  94

BIBLE RECORDS
Family Bible of Harmonious Alkire
Carl S. Alkire.................................................................................... 98
Creek Family Bible Record
Louella Kelley Staum ........................................................................ 99
Dr. John Andrew Jackson Lee Bible
Sheryl Hanson.................................................................................. 100
Bible of W. John Biggerstaff
Mrs. J. M. Thomas ........................................................................... 101
Fleming County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records ...................... 102
Caleb Taylor – Elizabeth Shaw Bible ................................................. 102
John T. Bramel – Amanda Belle Dudley Bible
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret) .......................... 104

CEMETERY RECORDS
Craig Cemetery – North Cemetery – Rudd Cemetery
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 105
Dawley Cemetery
Loreen Ranshaw and Gertrude E. Hewson ........................................ 106
Wil(1)hoit Cemetery
Charles Baxter ................................................................................. 106
Death Records of Sacred Heart Parish,
St. Vincent, Kentucky, 1819-1974
Teresa Hite and Philip Crowdus........................................................ 107

Corrections
Prince and followers settled in Caldwell not Lyon County, Kentucky
Christopher Waldrep ........................................................................ 84
Zip Code – for Sue Gunter – 74003, not 47003 ................................. 121

Queries: (7726 through 7812)……………………………………...…....91, 113

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 126



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Number Three, January 1981

Front Cover – The Scheben Feed Store
Earl R. Tayce

Records of Some Kentuckians in Illinois
Mrs. L. Don Turner........................................................................... 131
Church of the Ascension, Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 132

COURT RECORDS............................................................................
Abstracts of Court Order Book No. 1, Oldham County, Kentucky,
1823-1829
Mrs. A. H. McKechnie ....................................................................... 139
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky, Consents, Bonds,
and Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley ........................................................................... 142
Marriage Records of Reverend Lafayette Johnson
Doris Taylor ..................................................................................... 145
Kennard: Maryland; Kennard – Younger (Page 153)
A friend ............................................................................................ 151
Heirs of William Rout, Sr., Bourbon County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Colwell .......................................................................... 160
Declaration of Intent for Naturalization U. S. A.
Margaret Cleveland .......................................................................... 157
John Lucust (Page 141); Samuel Smith (Page 154); Stephen Irons
Margaret Hartman............................................................................ 161

FAMILY RECORDS
The Kentucky Antecedents of General James Clifford Veatch
William A. Veitch .............................................................................. 155
The Chesnutt Family of Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky
Gracia Chesnutt and Ruth Briscoe ................................................... 158
Younger Family
Mrs. Edward Hillman ....................................................................... 161

BIBLE RECORDS
Redden Bible; Jackson – Woods Bible
Mrs. James O. Franklin.................................................................... 162
Bible Record of John Plain
Mrs. Arch R. Moore .......................................................................... 164
Ralph Willis Hicks Bible Record
Mrs. Merle Hicks Harris.................................................................... 166
The Finley Bible Record
George F. Lents, Jr. .......................................................................... 167


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CEMETERY RECORDS
Death Records of Sacred Heart Parish, St. Vincent, Kentucky
(Union County)
Teresa T. Hite and Philip Crowdus.................................................... 168

Correction: Harry Winston Walker’s birth date 1854, not 1864 ......... 183

Queries: (7813 through 7907)........................................................... 175

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 190


Number Four, April 1981

Front Cover – Kenton County Courthouses at Independence,
Kentucky
Charles F. Folmer, 6701 Circle S. Road, Austin, Texas 78745

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 195

Marriage Records of Reverend Lafayette Johnson
Doris Taylor ..................................................................................... 201

COURT RECORDS
Abstract of Will Book “B” – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 208
Cox Marriages – (Bourbon, Fayette, and Scott Counties, Kentucky)
Mrs. Dorothy Colwell ........................................................................ 216
Harden/Hardin/Harding – Harrison County, Kentucky
A friend ............................................................................................ 217

FAMILY RECORDS
The Two William Crawfords of Lewis County, Kentucky
Dr. Allen W. Scholl ........................................................................... 221
Peter Poindexter, Early Kentuckian
Mrs. Ann P. Couey............................................................................ 227

BIBLE RECORDS
Rogers – Collins Bible Record
Blythe Collins................................................................................... 229
Corn Family Bible
Blythe Collings ................................................................................. 231
Moses Martin Bible
Fred Lockenour ? ............................................................................. 232


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Sandusky Bible Records
Mrs. Anita Moore of Harrodsburg, Kentucky ..................................... 233

CEMETERY RECORDS
Death Records of Sacred Heart Parish, St. Vincent, Kentucky (Union
County) (end)
Teresa Hite and Philip Crowdus........................................................ 234

Queries: (7908 through 7986)........................................................... 242

News Items and Books…………………………………………………...228, 254


                                            VOLUME 17

Number One, July 1981

Front Cover – The Ohio River – the Northern Boundary of Kentucky

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel..............................................................................        3

Kentucky Counties ...........................................................................          9

The Bethel United Baptist Church (Wayne County, Kentucky)
Asher L. Young................................................................................. 11
Marriage Records of Reverend Lafayette Johnson
Doris Taylor ..................................................................................... 20

COURT RECORDS
Heirs of Solomon Trusdell, Sr.
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................           10
Harrodsburg Presbyterian Church (Mercer County, Kentucky)
Mrs. J. W. Wolcott ............................................................................       12
Harmonious Alkire Heirs to Richard Smart of Franklin County,
Kentucky (Bourbon County, Kentucky)
C. S. Alkire.......................................................................................   13
Knox County, Kentucky, Revolutionary Service.................................                         16
Genealogical Mention in Deed Book “A,” Knox County, Kentucky
L. D. Prewitt .....................................................................................   17

FAMILY RECORDS
Calloway
Mrs. LeCompte Beard ....................................................................... 15
Bays – Griffy Families
Elisabeth Salyer ............................................................................... 26


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The Two William Crawfords of Lewis County, Kentucky
Dr. Allen W. Scholl ........................................................................... 27
Copy of a Letter Written by Cole Younger in Prison
L. L. Hill ........................................................................................... 34

BIBLE RECORDS
Pilson Bible Record
Betty R. Couch .................................................................................     19
Connor Bible
Mrs. Anita Moore..............................................................................       35
Reuben E. Kirtley Bible
Mrs. Elizabeth M. Kirtley ..................................................................         36
The Family Record of Dempsey and Polly Carroll
Mrs. Elizabeth M. Kirtley ..................................................................         40
The Brooking Family Bible
Mrs. Ewell Gibson ............................................................................       41

CEMETERY RECORDS
Flemingsburg Cemetery
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 44
Hurst and Abram Cemetery; Hay’s Cemetery
Geneva S. Pettit................................................................................ 49

Correction: re: Smith Papers
Martin Sims ..................................................................................... 63

Queries: (7987 through 8071)........................................................... 50

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 62


Number Two, October 1981

Front Cover – Huff Family of Hart County, Kentucky
Evelynne Alvis, 1210 Shopping, Weatherford, Oklahoma 73096

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church – Campbell County,
Kentucky
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 67

COURT RECORDS
1811-1966 Minton Marriages, Bonds, Consents – Union County,
Kentucky
Madileen Small................................................................................. 73
Deed of 50 Acres to Mark Harding – 7 April 1706 – Northumberland
County, Virginia


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A researcher ..................................................................................... 76
Abstract of Will Book “E” – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 79

FAMILY RECORDS
Fairfax
A researcher .....................................................................................   78
Poage
Mrs. Louise Poage ............................................................................       86
Lanham – Bristow – Sutton Family Records
Mrs. Mittie M. Stevens......................................................................         87
Azel Simpson of Virginia and Kentucky
Mrs. Mary Greathouse......................................................................           88

BIBLE RECORDS
Mason County, Kentucky, Bible and Family Records
Rear Admiral Mitchell Dudley Matthews, USN (Ret).…………….......93, 95
(includes Bibles of:)
Charles F. Lander............................................................................. 93
James H. Cooper’s First Bible........................................................... 94
James H. Cooper’s Second Bible ....................................................... 95
Thomas Forman–Mary Tebbs............................................................ 97
Samuel Piper–Ellen A. Fitzgerald ...................................................... 98
Benjamin Elliott Warder – Mariah J. McIlvain ................................... 99
Record from Bible of Robert Moseley (1797-1884)
Mrs. Mary Lee Mahin........................................................................ 102
Enoch Kirby Family Bible
Carl R. Bogardus, Sr., M. D. ............................................................. 105

CEMETERY RECORDS
Death Records of the White Sulphur Baptist Church, Caldwell
County, Kentucky
Richard C. Sheridan ......................................................................... 106
Newton – Yeiser Cemetery, Daviess County, Kentucky
Mrs. B. M. Yeiser .............................................................................. 106
Nicholas County, Kentucky, Graveyards
Standiford Graveyard ....................................................................... 107
Herndon Graveyard .......................................................................... 108
Ishmael Cemetery............................................................................. 109
Mrs. Annis Talley Willcoxson…………………………………………….107-109
Snelling Cemetery, Bath County, Kentucky
Mrs. Jeannette Parr.......................................................................... 110
Beech Valley Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky
Garnet Walker .................................................................................. 110
Baldwin – Wash Family Cemetery, Franklin County, Kentucky
Anita Chinn Gantley and Joseph P. True .......................................... 111


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Tombstones on James McClure Farm
Wm. Chipley..................................................................................... 111
Hunter Graves
Shirley Cobb, Jr. .............................................................................. 111

Correction: Allen Skelton not Skilton
Mrs. Bernard Skelton ....................................................................... 101

Queries: (8071 through 8167)…………………………….…..…….87, 92, 112

News Items and Books..……………………………………...………….105, 126


Number Three, January 1982

Front Cover – Main Street, Corinth, Kentucky – Grant County
Robert C. Shannon, 1645 Seminole Boulevard,
Largo, Florida 33540

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 131

Abstracts from Early Paris, Kentucky, Newspapers
Mrs. Ora W. Clough.......................................................................... 137

Roster of Confederate Soldiers Who Went from Mercer County,
Kentucky
Rebecca W. Conover ......................................................................... 143

COURT RECORDS
Adams – of Botetourt County, and Montgomery County, Virginia;
Garrard County, Kentucky
A researcher ..................................................................................... 145
Delaney Marriages – Union County, Kentucky
Madileen Small................................................................................. 149
Curtis Marriages – Mason County, Kentucky
Dorothy Colwell ................................................................................ 152

FAMILY RECORDS
The Crawford – Gilbert – Wilkey Family
Faye Wilkey Brown ........................................................................... 153
Solomon Saylor Family
Nancy Farmer Creech ....................................................................... 155
Harden – Harding
Talbott R. Allen ................................................................................ 157
Hardin


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Mrs. George R. Webster .................................................................... 158
The Family of Cornelius Vaughan ..................................................... 159
Henry Crutcher ................................................................................ 160
Mrs. Barbara B. Lindauer……………………………………………….159, 160

BIBLE RECORDS
Vaughan Family Bible
Mrs. Barbara B. Lindauer................................................................. 161
Wells Family Bible Records
Blythe Collins................................................................................... 163
Lillard Family Bible Records; Sampson Family Bible
Mrs. Anita Moore………………………………………………………..…165, 166
Bible of Rev. David Barrow
Mrs. Hazel M. Boyd .......................................................................... 167
Collins Bible
Mrs. James O. Franklin.................................................................... 169

CEMETERY RECORDS
Lazarus Bach Cemetery, Breathitt County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. Everett Bach......................................................................... 170
Stivers Family Cemetery; Deatherage Family Cemetery, Jefferson
County
George F. Lentz, Jr. .......................................................................... 174
Drake Cemetery, Scott County Kentucky
Mrs. Marie DeFrees .......................................................................... 175
Boaz Cemetery, Bath County, Kentucky
Mrs. Clifford P. Wonn ....................................................................... 175
Old Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Mrs. Linda R. Ashley ........................................................................ 175

Corrections
David Ringo...................................................................................... 154
Sidney S. King, Jr............................................................................. 168
Mrs. W. Baker .................................................................................. 191

Queries: (8167 through 8259)……………….………………151-52, 162, 176

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 189


Number Four, April 1982

Front Cover: Wooldridge Monuments, Maplewood Cemetery,
Mayfield, Kentucky
Asher L. Young................................................................................. 195



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St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 196

Some Kentuckians Found in 1852 Census of California
A. Maxim Coppage............................................................................ 202

Kentucky Soldiers – buried in “Soldiers Rest” Cemetery, Vicksburg,
Mississippi
Mrs. Charles Deevers ....................................................................... 203

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index – Scott County, Kentucky – Marriage Book “A,”
1837-1863
Susan Eades .................................................................................... 204
Abstracts of Will Book “C” – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 210
Bourbon County, Kentucky – Guardian Settlement Book “A”
Mrs. Elizabeth T. Clough .................................................................. 216
Mercer County, Kentucky – Random Marriages, Licenses, and
Preachers’ Returns
Rebecca W. Conover ......................................................................... 222

FAMILY RECORDS
Rev. Francis Clark – Mercer County, Kentucky
Mrs. Hugh Brown Gregory ................................................................ 229
Richard Callaway – Children
Mary J. Carter and Eleanor Harris.................................................... 232
Samuel Rouse – Revolutionary War Pensioner
Mrs. R. M. Rouse.............................................................................. 233

BIBLE RECORDS
Bright Family Bible
Mrs. Paul Chase ............................................................................... 235
The Toliver Shanks Family Records of Shelby County, Kentucky
Blythe Collings ................................................................................. 237
Brown – Coats Family Bible Records
Joy S. Hendrickson .......................................................................... 238
Mill – Hanks Bible Records
Alice M. Bell ..................................................................................... 240

CEMETERY RECORDS
Renfro Valley Cemetery, Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Andrew K. Houk, Sr.......................................................................... 241
Coffey – Hiatt Cemetery, Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Andrew K. Houk, Sr.......................................................................... 242
McClary Cemetery, Rockcastle County, Kentucky


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Andrew K. Houk, Sr.......................................................................... 243

Correction: Poynter, not Paynter (Q# 8094, Volume 17,
Number 2, Page 115)
Vernon Eaton ................................................................................... 245

Queries: (8259 through 8330)………………….........203, 234, 239-40, 244

News Items and Books……………………………………...…….221, 249, 254


                                          VOLUME 18

Number One, July 1982

Front Cover: Octagon Hall – near Franklin, Simpson County,
Kentucky
Asher L Young, 7401 Harness Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37221

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel..............................................................................     3

COURT RECORDS
Kendall Marriages in Bourbon County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Colwell ..........................................................................      9
Heirs of James McKee. Thomas Boone Heirs – of Bourbon County,
Kentucky
Mrs. Ora W. Clough..........................................................................        9
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents, Bonds,
Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley (Courtesy of Mrs. Robert Gaitskill) ......................                      10
Heirs of Charles Jones of Bourbon County, Kentucky
Mrs. Clifford Coyle............................................................................    16
Brides’ Index – Scott County, Kentucky – Marriage Book “A”
1837-1863
Susan Eades ....................................................................................   18
Will Book “C” – Gallatin County, Kentucky (abstract)
Gertrude E. Hewson .........................................................................       24

FAMILY RECORDS
Fullenwider – Hardin
by a researcher................................................................................. 29
Searching for Moses Crawford
Dr. Allen W. Scholl ........................................................................... 32

BIBLE RECORDS


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The England and Higgins Bible (Bath County, Kentucky)
Thela England (Mrs. Dale) ................................................................ 37
Cottongim Bible Records (Clay County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Ralph Cottongim ...................................................................... 39
Judkins, Manning, Sherwood Bible (Todd County, Kentucky)
Margaret T. Pace (Mrs. Rufus)........................................................... 41

CEMETERY RECORDS
Richards Cemetery, Rowan County, Kentucky
Lloyd Dean .......................................................................................   17
Upper Marsh Creek Cemetery – Pine Knot, McCreary County,
Kentucky
Sgt. Ron Rader and Miss Sara Stephens ...........................................                    43
Jack Dolen Cemetery, McCreary County, Kentucky
Sgt. Ron Rader and Cart Stephens ...................................................                 45
Boyd Cemetery, Whitley County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. A. Bondurant........................................................................         46
Partin Cemetery, Whitley County, Kentucky
Mrs. J. A. Bondurant........................................................................         47
Riggle Cemetery, Pendleton County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Colwell ..........................................................................       47
The Meador Cemetery, Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Robert C. Flood ................................................................................     48

Queries: (8331 through 8406)........................................................... 49

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 60


Number Two, October 1982

Front Cover: An Outdoor Baptism in Rockcastle County,
Kentucky (C. I. Ogg)
Robert C. Shannon, 1645 Seminole Boulevard, Largo,
Florida 33540

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 67

Kentucky Circuit Court Judges, 1802-1851
Perry A. Brantley .............................................................................. 73

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents, Bonds,
and Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley (Courtesy of Mrs. Robert Gaitskill) ...................... 75


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Brides’ Index – Scott County, Kentucky – Marriage Book “A”
1837-1863
Susan Eades .................................................................................... 80
Abstracts from Early Paris, Kentucky, Newspapers
Mrs. Ora W. Clough.......................................................................... 86
Random Marriage Licenses and Preachers’ Returns 1842-1888 of
Mercer County, Kentucky
Rebecca W. Conover ......................................................................... 89

FAMILY RECORDS
Searching for Moses Crawford
Dr. Allen W. Scholl ........................................................................... 95

BIBLE RECORDS
The Family of Benjamin and Elizabeth Clark Hardin
Margaret Lawson McClurkin............................................................. 88
The Robert Guthrie Family Bible Record
Jean Wolph Hicks ............................................................................ 101
Garrison – Goostree Family Bible
Ray H. Garrison ............................................................................... 102

CEMETERY RECORDS
Oak Ridge Baptist Graveyard, Lewis County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 104
Black Oak Cemetery, Lewis County, Kentucky
Evelyn Jackson ................................................................................ 106
Price Cemetery, Hancock County, Kentucky
Mrs. Donald A. Vaughn .................................................................... 107
Threlkel Cemetery, Butler County, Kentucky
Mrs. Wm. E. Satari ........................................................................... 108

Queries: (8407 through 8515)........................................................... 110

News Items and Books………………………..….79, 100, 103, 109, 126


Number Three, January 1983

Front Cover – Main Street, Berea, Madison County, Kentucky
Robert C. Shannon, 1645 Seminole Boulevard, Largo, Florida 33540

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel.............................................................................. 131

COURT RECORDS



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Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents, Bonds,
Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley, Courtesy of Mrs. Robert Gaitskill ....................... 137
Brides’ Index – Scott County, Kentucky – Marriage Book “A”
1837-1863
Susan Eades .................................................................................... 145
Random Marriage Licenses and Preachers’ Returns, 1842-1888
Rebecca W. Conover ......................................................................... 150
Will Book “C” – Gallatin County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson ......................................................................... 156
Humphrey Frier Heirs (page 155); Ramy (page 161)
Margaret S. Hartman……………………………………………………..155, 161

FAMILY RECORDS
Christopher Young Shelton 1838-1887
(Muhlenberg County, Kentucky)
Naomi Ward Kasubjak...................................................................... 162
Burnett
by a researcher................................................................................. 148
“A Cousin of Your Grandfather” (Doyle – Miller)
(Allen, Logan Counties)
Vivan Yarbrough .............................................................................. 165
Malle Beckett Coyle (genealogist)
Irene Gaines..................................................................................... 166

BIBLE RECORDS
Bible of John Washington Gaton Hawkins
Geneva S. Pettit................................................................................ 166
Bible of Edward Smyth and Hannah Crabtree Smyth
Geneva Smith Pettit.......................................................................... 167
Thomas Family Bible (England; Campbell County, Kentucky; Ohio)
Dr. William M Talley ......................................................................... 168
The Watts / Hummel Notebook (Jefferson, Shelby, Lincoln Counties)
Col. Robert C. Jobson....................................................................... 169

CEMETERY RECORDS
Gunns Chapel Cemetery, Garrard County, Kentucky
Mrs. Harold C., Barbara, and Mrs. Kenneth Warren ......................... 171
Clarkson Cemetery – Big Springs, Meade County, Kentucky
Lynn Bolin ....................................................................................... 175
John Portwood Cemetery
Shirley Cobb, Jr. .............................................................................. 176

Queries: (8515 through 8594)........................................................... 177

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 189


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Number Four, April 1983

Front Cover – Grinding Corn for Meal
Robert C. Shannon, 1645 Seminole Boulevard, Largo, Florida 33540

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 195

COURT RECORDS
Naturalization Records from Todd County, Kentucky
Mrs. Joe Neale Fox ........................................................................... 201
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents, Bonds,
and Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley (Courtesy of Mrs. R. Gaitskill) ............................. 202
Carr Marriages; Shuttlesworth Marriages – Union County,
Kentucky
Madileen Small................................................................................. 210

FAMILY RECORDS
Copy of Letter of Paul C. Wilson, Jr. to Dale Van Every
by a researcher................................................................................. 215
John S. Wilson (1843-1912) of Tennessee and Kentucky
Mary Greathouse.............................................................................. 216
Another Bicentennial – The Baptist Exodus from Virginia,
Through North Carolina, to Kentucky
Stratton Owen Hammon ................................................................... 220
Thomas Hayden – Mary “Polly” Willett
Bro. Leo Willett................................................................................. 227

BIBLE RECORDS
Owings – Wilson Bible (Nicholas County, Kentucky)
Connie Graves.................................................................................. 229
John H. Crouch Family Bible (Bourbon County, Kentucky)
Donald Armstrong ............................................................................ 230
Campbell Bible Record (Franklin County, Kentucky)
Edythe Maxey Clark ......................................................................... 231
Ayres Family Bible (Franklin County, Kentucky)
Mrs. Eugene E. Clark ....................................................................... 232

CEMETERY RECORDS
Brown Cemetery, Russell County, Kentucky
Michael Watson................................................................................ 214
Best Cemetery, Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Colwell .......................................................................... 219


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Curtis Cemetery, Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Robert Colwell .......................................................................... 232
Shaver Graveyard, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lawrence L. Lant ...................................................................... 233

Corrections
by Mrs. Ruth D. Upton (McIlvoy, not McElroy) .................................. 250
by Mrs. Eleanor Harris (Richard Callaway – dates)............................ 255

Queries: (8595 through 8670)........................................................... 239

Library Donations ............................................................................ 251

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 253


                                          VOLUME 19

Number One, July 1983

Front Cover – Making Shingles in Kentucky (C. I. Ogg, photographer)
Robert C. Shannon, 1645 Seminole Boulevard, Largo, Florida 33540

Church of the Ascension – Frankfort, Kentucky
Mildred H. Riedel..............................................................................    3

Registration for Insurance by Robert G. Humlong, June 15, 1917.....                                7

Registration September 12, 1918, by Robert Graham Humlong ........                                 8

Registered by Clarence Galbraith, September 12, 1918
Leslie N. Humlong ............................................................................ 10

COURT RECORDS
Dempsey Lassiter – Clark County, Kentucky
Ruth Coward Cunningham...............................................................             11
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents, Bonds,
and Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley (courtesy of Mrs. Robert Gaitskill) .......................                    12
Sale of Vacant Lands South of Green River .......................................                 20
New Acquisitions – Micrographic Department
Joan Brookes-Smith.........................................................................       21
William Harper
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................       36

FAMILY RECORDS


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Our Logan County Doyles
Vivian Yarbrough ............................................................................. 22
Ramsey – Ramsay Records
Carolyn Williams .............................................................................. 29

BIBLE RECORDS
The Henry M. Cornelius Bible Records
Charley M. Cornelius........................................................................        32
Bible of Benjamin Prigmore ..............................................................           33
Bible of Duke Young Prigmore
June R. Welch ..................................................................................    34
The Lapsley Bible .............................................................................     35
The Vaughan Bible
Brad Lapsley ....................................................................................   37

CEMETERY RECORDS
Gray Cemetery, Whitley County, Kentucky
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Smith...........................................................               38
Carrithers – Dale Graveyard, Spencer County, Kentucky
Frances Dale Cottongim ...................................................................          39
Menifee County, Kentucky, Cemetery ...............................................                  40
Morgan County, Kentucky, Cemetery................................................                   43
Bath County, Kentucky, Cemetery
Stuart Seely Sprague........................................................................        44
Hardin Family Cemetery, Breckinridge County, Kentucky
Elrod B. West and D. Lynn Bolin ......................................................              47

Funeral Notices: (Hawkins, Lyle, Oldham, Yates) ..............................                       6

Queries: (8671 through 8756)........................................................... 48

News Items and Books ..................................................................... 61


Number Two, October 1983

Front Cover – Outdoor Court at Irvine, in Estill County, Kentucky
Robert C. Shannon, 1645 Seminole Boulevard, Largo,
Florida 33540

St. John’s Evangelical (Lutheran) Church
Mrs. Wm. F. Knable.......................................................................... 67

COURT RECORDS
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents, Bonds,
and Marriages


                                                                                                     92
Mrs. W. H. Whitley (Courtesy of Mrs. Robert Gaitskill) ......................                     73
Fleming County, Kentucky, Delinquent Tax Lists
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................    82
Daviess County, Kentucky, Vital Statistics, 1852-1862
M. J. Edgeworth ...............................................................................   90
Jehue Morton’s Heir
Margaret Hartman............................................................................      97

FAMILY RECORDS
The Cornelius Family
George B. Loeffler ............................................................................. 91

BIBLE RECORDS
The Reuben B. Smith Family Records
R. Blythe Collings............................................................................. 98
The Thomas Milton Smith Family Records
Blythe Collings ................................................................................. 99
Peed Data
Rear Admiral M. D. Matthews USN (Ret) ........................................... 99
Joshua Hazelrigg Bible Record
John R. C. Sanderson ...................................................................... 100

CEMETERY RECORDS
Micajah Bennett Cemetery, Meade County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lorna Pipes Althouse ................................................................ 104
Stonelick Cemetery, Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 105
Washington Baptist Cemetery, Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 106
May’s Lick Cemetery, Mason County, Kentucky
Mrs. Lula Reed Boss......................................................................... 107

Correction: Landers, not Sanders ..................................................... 81

Micrographics Department
Joan Brookes-Smith......................................................................... 108

Library Donations ............................................................................ 109

Queries: (8756 through 8840)………………………………...103-4, 107, 111

News Items and Books……………………………….……………...89, 108, 124


Number Three, January 1984



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Front Cover – Henderson County Courthouse, Henderson, Kentucky
From the files of the Kentucky Historical Society

COURT RECORDS
Daviess County, Kentucky, Death Records, 1875-1876
M. J. Edgeworth ............................................................................... 131
Records from the Stray (Animal) Book of Gallatin
County, Kentucky
Gertrude E. Hewson…………………………………………………..…..132, 157
Brides’ Index to Bourbon County, Kentucky – Consents,
Bonds, and Marriages
Mrs. W. H. Whitley (courtesy of Mrs. Robert Gaitskill) ....................... 133
Fleming County, Kentucky, Delinquent Tax Lists (1828)
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 150
Heirs of Nancy Peck – Pendleton County, Kentucky
Margaret S. Hartman........................................................................ 162

FAMILY RECORDS
The Rolph Family of Fleming County, Kentucky
Daniel N. Rolph ................................................................................ 154
Winders vs. Hughes – Livingston County, Kentucky
Mrs. Mary Singleton ......................................................................... 156
White Family Data (Orange County, Virginia, Wills)
Mrs. C. D. Gaines ............................................................................. 158

BIBLE RECORDS
Family Bible of Henry H. Hill (Pendleton County, Kentucky)
Claire Pratt Quotrup......................................................................... 163
Records from the Bible of Lewis Allen – of Woodford County,
Kentucky
Emma Jean Roberts ......................................................................... 165

CEMETERY RECORDS
Plummer’s Mills Graveyard, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 166
Fitch’s Chapel Methodist Graveyard, Fleming County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 168
Foxport Graveyard, Lewis County, Kentucky
Dr. William M. Talley ........................................................................ 170
Benham Family Cemetery, Meade County, Kentucky
Mrs. Rita A. Thompson ..................................................................... 172

Queries: (8841 through 8903)………………………………………..…153, 173

Library Donations ............................................................................ 183



                                                                                                  94
News Items and Books ..................................................................... 190


Number Four, April 1984

Cover: Second Courthouse of Greenup County (1816-1939),
center, ca. 1920s.
KHS Photo Archives. (see “Courthouses of Greenup County,”
page 197)

An Invitation from your Kentucky Ancestors...................................... 195

Bowman Bible Record
courtesy of Col. and Mrs. George C. Chadwick.................................. 196

The Courthouses of Greenup County
courtesy of Ms. Dorothy K,. Griffith .................................................. 197

Old Salt River Primitive Baptist Church, Anderson County
courtesy of Mrs. James O. Franklin .................................................. 198

Older Lovelaceville Cemetery, Ballard County
courtesy of the Ballard County Extension Homemakers
Association....................................................................................... 202

Pensioner Elisha Witt of Estill County .............................................. 203

Johnson County Marriages, 1852-1855
courtesy of Charles C. Wells ............................................................. 205

The Family of Godhart Smick, “Hatter in Danville”
courtesy of Mrs. Alexander (Marge) Harris ........................................ 213

The Knight Family in the Court Records of Jessamine County .......... 215

Early Officials of Henderson, Clay, and Butler Counties.................... 223

Random Funeral Notices, Fayette County, 1854-1899
courtesy of Mrs. William A. Freeman ................................................ 226

Kentuckians in Hancock County, Tennessee, 1850
courtesy of William P Grohse ............................................................ 230

Robertson County, Kentucky, Deaths, 1874 ..................................... 231

Two Kentuckians Married in New Orleans, 1847


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courtesy of H. C. McDonald .............................................................. 235

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 236

Queries ............................................................................................ 241

Donations to the Library................................................................... 249


                                           VOLUME 20

Number One, Summer 1984

The Courthouses of Wayne County
contributed by Garnet Walker and Mrs. Elizabeth Duncan ...............                                2

Mountain Island Baptist Church, Scott and Owen Counties,
1801-37
contributed by Stratton Owen Hammon ...........................................                       4

Federal Nonpopulation Census Schedules for Kentucky
Harlan County, Kentucky, 1860, Mortality Schedule ........................ 14

Kentucky Transactions in Hanover County, Virginia,
Deed Book, 1783-92
courtesy of Mrs. Rosalie E. Davis...................................................... 16

Shackleford vs. Shackleford, Casey County, 1813............................. 18

Monument to Franklin County’s Black Civil War Soldiers
contributed by Charles H. Bogart ..................................................... 19

Old Chalybeate Springs Church Cemetery, Webster County
contributed by Robert H. Sigler ........................................................ 21

“No Will” of William Walden, Pulaski County, 1814 ........................... 25

Geological Survey Map of Magoffin County, Kentucky, 1890, with
“Residents”....................................................................................... 26

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 29

Library Donations ............................................................................ 34

Queries ............................................................................................ 36



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Kentucky Ancestors, Volume 19, Surname Index .............................. 47

Talmadge Marriages: an annotation
contributed by James L. Pyles .......................................................... 64


Number Two, Autumn 1984

The Myalls—English Emigrants to Kentucky
contributed by James Myall Berry .................................................... 66

Out of “The County of Casey…,” 1820............................................... 69

Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Todd County, from 1822
contributed by Dorothy W. Brooks.................................................... 70

Centenarian James Patrick of Floyd County
contributed by Edward J. Henderson................................................ 78

Bourbon County Minute Book, 1794-1796
contributed by Mrs. Ora W. Clough .................................................. 81

McCracken County Slave Owners and Slaves Owned,
1850 U. S. Census: Schedule 2........................................................ 85

Deed of Emancipation, Harlan County, 1855
contributed by Holly Fee, Harlan Genealogical Society ...................... 90

From Virginia to Kentucky—The Family of John and Mary Watkins
contributed by John H. Stutesman ................................................... 91

Cemetery “Gravehouses”: A Wayne County Gravehouse
contributed by Asher L. Young ......................................................... 94

Four Pioneer Family Cemeteries in Lincoln County
contributed by Allan R. Leach........................................................... 95

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 98
featuring
John Vickers Family Record
Some First Marshall County Taxpayers, 1843
Russell County’s First “Lawless” Brides
Hayden Ellis, Blacksmith’s Apprentice
Letcher County’s First Judge and Courthouse

Donations to the Library................................................................... 109


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Amendments and Annotations.......................................................... 111

Queries: Query Submission Form ..................................................... 112

Announcements ............................................................................... 128


Number Three, Winter 1985

On Common Ground in Daviess County
contributed by Sharon Metts Fleischer ............................................. 130

Kentucky Core—Family Branches ALLEN through WYATT
contributed by Anne Wright Hall ...................................................... 132

The 1890 Special Census of Union Veterans and Widows
“Special Schedule, Surviving Union Veterans . . . Clinton County,
1890” ............................................................................................... 142

The Centennial of Aunt Betsy M’Kay of Spencer County
contributed by Mrs. H. W. McNamara............................................... 149

The County of Josh Bell
with contributions by Anthony E. Gilbert, Bell County
Historical Society.............................................................................. 151

The Family Record of Weston W. Cox of Morgan County
contributed by Joe Nickell ................................................................ 152

Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church, Mercer County, 1851-1864
contributed by Evelyn P. Sanders and Rebecca W. Conover .............. 154

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 160
featuring
Simpson County Births–Deaths–Marriages, January–March 1853
1850 Laurel Countians who Married in Clay County
Alvin Cooper Family Group, Wayne County
Tumey Family Cemetery, Washington County
Carolina Natives Residing in Ohio County in 1850

Announcements ............................................................................... 148

Amendment...................................................................................... 153

KHS Members: RSVP ........................................................................ 175


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Queries ............................................................................................ 176

Library Donations ............................................................................ 191


Number Four, Spring 1985

Local Officials of Bracken and Pulaski Counties, 1797-1812............. 194

“Inspectors of the Several Warehouses Throughout the
State,” 1792 ..................................................................................... 196

Kentucky Ancestors Album—The Hackney Family of Woodford
County
contributed by Doris (Bain) Nave Manley .......................................... 197

Family Record of John W. and Nancy Calloway Johnson of Harlan
County
contributed by William Edings Whaley.............................................. 199

Of Lewis County—“The Main Line of our Thomas Family”
contributed by Hazel (H. H.) Thomas ................................................ 201

The Heirs of Samuel Crawford, Sr., of Ohio County
contributed by Louise Angle Kishi..................................................... 202

Book Notes………………………………………………….…………….…204, 255
featuring
“Greensburg Public Square” (c. 1870-1900)
Fix Farm and Bain Cemeteries, Trimble County
Some Non-Farming Inhabitants of Ohio County, 1850
Russell County “Births in December”—1852, 1853, 1854
“First Morgan County Courthouse,” 1827
Campbell and Boone County Subscribers to The Christians’
Guide (1819)

Announcement ................................................................................. 200

Library Donations………………………………………………...……….219, 252

Queries ............................................................................................ 222

Kentucky Ancestors, Volume 20, Surname Index .............................. 235

Annotation ....................................................................................... 255


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Microfilm Available From Kentucky Historical Society ....................... 256


                                           VOLUME 21

Number One, Summer 1985

Old Salem School, Butler County
contributed by J. L. Thomas and Arthur C. Austin ...........................                         2

James H. and Rachel Gist Turner of Montgomery County
contributed by Elisabeth Bedford Bower Butler ................................                       4

Offered for Sale—Kentucky Tracts (1824).......................................... 13

McCormack Christian Church, Lincoln County
contributed by Allan R. Leach........................................................... 16

Pike County Births, 1855 ................................................................. 22

Western Kentuckians “Gone West” (1910)
contributed by Don Simmons ........................................................... 15

On Bottinger’s Creek, Jefferson County (1792).................................. 27

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 28
featuring
Nathaniel J. Judd, 5th Kentucky Cavalry Volunteers
Cope Cemetery, Breathitt County
Barry/Berry Brides of Barren County
Runyon/Runyan Grooms of Pike County

Queries ............................................................................................ 35


Number Two, Autumn 1985

Abstracts of Random Deeds for Boyle County Lands, 1790-1810 ...... 66

Contributors to the White Mills Church, Hardin County, 1861 ......... 75

Kentucky Ancestors Album: Martha Tabb and Samuel W. C. T.
Wortham
contributed by William O. Hubbard .................................................. 77



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First Tax List of Cumberland County, 1799 ...................................... 78

Horses “Taken Up” ........................................................................... 83

Craddock–Jones Cemetery, Hart County
contributed by Garland K. Childress................................................. 84

Kentuckians in Ontario
contributed by William M. Talley ...................................................... 86

Family Record of Col. Ambrose and Jane Fletcher Arthur,
Knox County
contributed by Susan Arthur............................................................ 87

Notices of the Funerals of Kentucky Ancestors
Funeral Notice of Baker S. Graham, Shelby County
contributed by Jane Gill Lawrence.................................................... 89

Powers of Attorney Recorded in Warren County,
April 1797-April 1798
contributed by Joyce Martin Murray................................................. 90

Pension Declarations of Jacob Stephens and Widow Rachel,
Rockcastle County
contributed by A. Maxim Coppage .................................................... 92

Letters at the Gazette Office, Lexington, 1790 ................................... 122

Book Notes………………………………………………………………..…..94, 126
featuring
Owners of 10 or More Slaves, Nelson County, 1810
Wayne County Toll-Gatehouse and Family
Foreign-Born Lewis Countians, 1870

Queries ............................................................................................ 100

Library Donations ............................................................................ 123

Family Histories of Young Kentuckians............................................. 128


Number Three, Winter 1986

Bible Record of L. L. LaRue, Larue County
contributed by Gary D. Gardner ....................................................... 130



                                                                                                     101
Unrecorded Marriages, 1861 and 1862, and Miscellaneous Records,
Owen County
contributed by Patricia Green Woolcott............................................. 131

“Pensioners on the Roll . . . 1883,” Graves and Fulton Counties........ 135

Gosney Families of Campbell County
contributed by Wm. R. (Rus) Stevens ................................................ 136

Kentucky Confederates Buried in Arkansas and Mississippi
contributed by Raymond W. Watkins................................................ 138

The Blair Cemetery, Russell County
contributed by Jim Garner ............................................................... 141

Family Record of John W. Campbell of Nicholas County and the
Michel Bently McLean Family of Bath County
contributed by Carolyn B. Anderson ................................................. 143

Abstracts of Random Deeds for Boyle County Lands, 1808-1841 ...... 146

Original Purchasers of Scottsville (Allen County) Town Lots, 1816
compiled by the Allen County Historical Society................................ 151

“Webb is the Name”—in Letcher County, 1900
contributed by Ralph Dawson........................................................... 152

Wilkerson-Veluzat Family Record, Adair and Metcalfe Counties
contributed by Dorothy J. Asa and Ruth Sandusky Beall.................. 154

Judges of the Police Courts in Kentucky Towns, 1846-1850 ............. 156

Book Notes…………………………………………….…………………….158, 191

Queries ............................................................................................ 164

Recent Kentucky Historical Society Microfilm ................................... 157

Library Donations ............................................................................ 194

Kentucky Historical Society Photo Archives ...................................... 196

“In Memory Of…William D. Nicholas,” (1892) .................................... 140
“A Plan of The Town of Perryville (1815)”........................................... 148
The History of Harrodsburg and “The Great Settlement Area” of



                                                                                                     102
Kentucky 1774-1900 ........................................................................ 150
Some Page (Bible) Corrections .......................................................... 153
Madison County: 200 Years In Retrospect.......................................... 195
“Log Mountain…Bell County, Kentucky, ca. 1894”............................ 196


Number Four, Spring 1986

Obituaries Contained within the Annual Minutes of the Booneville
Association of Baptist Churches, 1883-1904, for the Kentucky
Counties of Owsley, Clay, Jackson, and Lee
contributed by Dennis L. Brewer ...................................................... 198

Record of the Edwin N. and Eliza Watkins Coleman Family, Logan
and Todd Counties, Kentucky
contributed by Celeste Coleman Steger............................................. 203

First Tax List of Lawrence County, Kentucky, 1822 .......................... 206

The Alves Family of Henderson, Kentucky
contributed by Susan Alves Jahnke.................................................. 210

Three Family Cemeteries in Bracken County, Kentucky
contributed by Wilma G. Bonar ........................................................ 212

Record of the Richard Edwin Rucker Family,
Green-Taylor-Hart Counties, Kentucky
contributed by Inez Line Warf........................................................... 215

California Pioneer T. M. Brown—“Native of Kentucky”
contributed by Kay Stodghill Vertrees and Howard C. Stodghill ........ 268

Queries ............................................................................................ 218

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 241

Volume 21, Surname Index .............................................................. 249

“Rare Books” Available on Kentucky Historical Society Microfilm ...... 217
“Kentucky Tracts” Reviewed ............................................................. 267
He Also Served ................................................................................. 267


                                           VOLUME 22

Number One, Summer 1986


                                                                                                     103
“For the Kentucky Bureau of Immigration”:
Views of the Colonies in Laurel County, circa 1885...........................                        2

Record of the Benjamin and Jamima Lynn Kimmel Family,
McCracken and Ballard Counties
contributed by Dorcas M. Hobbs ......................................................                5

The “Old Dave Fee” Cemetery, Harlan County
contributed by Holly Fee...................................................................          6

The 1890 Special Census of Surviving (Union) Veterans and
Widows of Veterans, for Martin County.............................................                   8

The Family Record of Evan Fain, Jessamine County
contributed by Richard L. Moberly.................................................... 14

Families of Kentucky Natives Enumerated on the 1850 Utah Census
contributed by Darla T. Love ............................................................ 17

The Livingston Family Cemetery, Meade County
contributed by Lorna P. Althouse ..................................................... 22

Brides’ Index to Railey’s “Marriages of Woodford County,
1789-1823”
contributed by Susan C. Eades and Wade Eades .............................. 23

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 28

Library Donations ............................................................................ 36

Queries ............................................................................................ 40

The Louisville Genealogical Society ...................................................            13
“John W. and Lucy Hughes,” Louisville.............................................                 13
“A Union Public Barbecue,” Lewis County.........................................                   21
Some Counties’ Records on Kentucky Historical Society Microfilm ....                               27
“Migrations from St. Francis/St. Pius Church,
White Sulphur, Kentucky” ................................................................          31
“J. W. Slayden . . . in the gold fields of Alaska” .................................               33
Owsley County Marriage Register Reconstructed ..............................                       40


Number Two, Autumn 1986

The Washington County Courthouse—


                                                                                                    104
Seventeen Decades of Service in Springfield...................................... 74

The Ledger of the Blythe General Store, Shelby County:
Accountings, 1861-1864
contributed by R. Blythe Collings ..................................................... 75

Eight Allen County Family Cemeteries: Watts-Pearson-Motley-
Moore/Stone-Brite-Watkins-Bright-Brunson
contributed by Martha Werst Jackson .............................................. 79

Records of the Moss-Edwards Families,
Jessamine and Garrard Counties
contributed by James E. Boulware ................................................... 82

“All of this Place . . . ,” Covington, Kenton County............................. 84

“A Town by the Name of Washington”: The Petitioners of 1786
contributed by Jean Calvert ............................................................. 85

My First Tax List of Caldwell County, 1809....................................... 86

Wiles, Glover, and Nichols Family Cemeteries, Hancock County
contributed by Henry Bruner............................................................ 92

“In Actual Service of his Country on Lake Erie . . . ”
William McGinnis of Greenup County
contributed by Homer E. Baker ........................................................ 95

“And Take Unto Themselves the Surname of ’Isbell’ ”
Floyd County, 1825
contributed by Charles C. Wells........................................................ 103

Brides’ Index to Railey’s “Marriages of Woodford County,
1789-1823”
(continuation from volume 22, number 1 [Summer 1986],
pp. 23-27)
contributed by Susan C. Eades and Wade Eades .............................. 104

Images of the Gist-Turners and “Blythewood,” Montgomery County
contributed by Elizabeth Bower Butler ............................................. 144

Micrographics .................................................................................. 106

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 107

Queries ............................................................................................ 118


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Number Three, Winter 1987

Family Record from the Bible of Simon Peter Morgan
contributed by Pamela Howlett Leach and Ruth Sandusky Beall....... 146

The Sidebottom and Houchens Families of Owen County
contributed by Mariam Sidebottom Houchens and
John M. Houchens ........................................................................... 154

Lee County, Kentucky, Marriage Book I, 1870-1877
contributed by Ruth Eager Moran .................................................... 156

The Births of the Children of Proctor and Mary Ann Woodard
Ballard of Nelson County
contributed by Roger Futrell ............................................................. 163

The Pioneer Thomas Cemetery, Warren County
contributed by Nell Thomas Compton ............................................... 164

Family Record of James M. McCullough of Montgomery County
contributed by Arthur E. McCullough............................................... 168

Sugar Hill School, Graves County, 1886
contributed by Helen Brewer ............................................................ 170

Burials in the Frankfort Cemetery Marked by Obelisks
contributed by Charles H. Bennett and Theresa A. Sexton ................ 172

Micrographics .................................................................................. 169

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 180

Queries ............................................................................................ 191


Number Four, Spring 1987

Arnold’s Company of Kentucky Volunteers, 1794
contributed by Thelma M. Murphy ................................................... 222

Family Record entered in “James W. Hill His Book,”
Crittenden County
contributed by Madileen Small and Esther Crabtree ......................... 225



                                                                                                     106
Isbell Family Cemetery, Todd County
contributed by Joanne C. Moore ....................................................... 226

Four “Abandoned” Family Graveyards in Madison County
contributed by James Durell and Dewey Mullins .............................. 227

Families of Kentucky Natives Enumerated on the 1850 Utah
Census
continued from Volume 22, Number 1 [Summer 1986], pp. 17-21
contributed by Darla T. Love ............................................................ 229

Record from the Leggett Family Bible
contributed by Elizabeth T. Clough and Mary Lou Osborne .............. 236

The Paris Family Cemetery, Grayson County
contributed by Douglas W. Paris....................................................... 237

Kentucky Ancestors Album—“The Marshall Family of Grant
County”
contributed by Robert C. Shannon ................................................... 238

Students of the Louisville Female High School, June 1866................ 239

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 241

Queries ............................................................................................ 248

Volume 22, Surname Index .............................................................. 279


                                           VOLUME 23

Number One, Summer 1987

“Riches for the Craig Heirs . . . in Pike and Letcher Counties”
contributed by Willetta DeLong Tucker Klaren ..................................                       2

Kentuckians Killed and Wounded at the Battle of Buena Vista, 1847
contributed by Marvin D. Snoddy .....................................................                 5

Mercer Countians Listed on (Unmicrofilmed) page 94 of the 1820
Census
contributed by Arlene Brachman ...................................................... 11

The Stodghill Farm Cemetery, Spencer County
contributed by Kay Stodghill Vertrees and Howard C. Stodghill ........ 12


                                                                                                     107
Larue County “Farm House Map,” 1899, with Listing of Residents,
Churches, Schools, Post Offices, etc. ................................................ 16

Trigg County—“Birth and Death Record Book for 1896, Drs. Blane”
and “List of Deaths Reported by Dr. L. Lindsay for 1896”
contributed by Trigg County Clerk Virginia Alexander....................... 26

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 30

Queries ............................................................................................ 41


Number Two, Autumn 1987

Family Records in the Bibles of John Jesse and Giles Hawkins,
Woodford County
contributed by J. W. Singer .............................................................. 78

Family Bible Records of Mary Frances Grant Martin—From
Kentucky to Texas
contributed by Judy Hanner Upchurch ............................................ 84

Bible Record of Reuben and Mary Johnson Collings,
Spencer County
contributed by R. Blythe Collings and Cecil Day ............................... 86

Family Record in the Bible of Caleb M. Hall, Hopkins County
contributed by Dorothy Williams Potter ............................................ 87

Bible Record of the Womack Family, Greenup County
contributed by Kathleen Thompson Turner....................................... 89

Family Record from the Bible of Francis M. Caldwell,
Livingston and Caldwell Counties, Kentucky
contributed by Ruth Hill Patmor and Madileen Small ....................... 91

Family Record from the Bible of John H. and
Hannah F. Colvin Smith, Campbell County
contributed by Mae Smith Casson and Ronald Brennan ................... 93

Bible Record of the Family of Richard Ratcliff, Jr., Pike County
contributed by Elizabeth C. Textor.................................................... 95

Family Record from the Bible of John Franklin Stark,
Nelson County


                                                                                                    108
contributed by Gladys M. Gerding .................................................... 97

Record from the Family Bible of George W. and
Avalener Bowlin Freeman, Madison County
contributed by Donald F. Moore and Marjorie W. Moore ................... 99

Record from the Bible of the Brosee Family—Maysville
contributed by Mrs. Robert R. Hartman, Jr....................................... 101

Family Records from the Bibles of William S. Edwards of Green
County and Samuel C. Lafferty and J. J. C. Davis of Hart County
contributed by John Paul Grady ....................................................... 103

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 109

Queries ............................................................................................ 120


Number Three, Winter 1988

Charter Members of the German Pioneer Societies of
Covington and Newport, Kentucky, 1877
contributed by Michael R. Averdick .................................................. 158

The “Papers of Emily Todd Helm”—
Going Back to the Original Source
contributed by Terry L. Todd ............................................................ 174

Family Record from the Bible of William Wheeler, Sr.,
and Salley Shrewsbury Wheeler, Garrard County
contributed by Robert McAlear and Rose Turner............................... 176

Free Black Residents of Logan County, Kentucky, 1850
contributed by Norman R. Peters ...................................................... 178

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
Joshua Cates and Eustatia Harrison, Roger Filley and Abiah
Hale, Andrew Reid and Nancy Musgrove, Henry Blair and Mary
Pace, Daniel Threlkeld and Nancy Ransdell, Elizabeth Cholson
and Thomas Morgan, Charles Russell and Jane Mattingly, Daniel
Wilcoxson and Sarah Faulconer, James L. Boggs, Sr., and
Elizabeth Clement, William Fields and Mary Miller Wright,
Adam Jolly, Sr., and Mary Graham, William Bryant and Rebecca
Wilcoxson, Charles Gatliff and Christina McGuire, John H.
Awbrey and Michie Roby Irvin, Ambrose Bush and Lucy Cholson,
William Connor and Susanna Rice, Jane Gilbreath and Levi


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Conover, Jarrett Menefee, James Brenton and Mary Woodfield,
John Combs, Sr., and Nancy Harding, Isaac Burkhart and
Manerva Smith, Nourbourne Cooke and Judith Markham,
Robert Childres and Nancy Pryor, Deverix Pulley and Mary
Williams, Philemon Thomas and Mary Craig, Hendrick Banta III
and Antjin Demaree, Drury Bridges and Charity Cohoon, James
Dillon and Mary Salmon, George Stockton and Rachel Dorsey,
Moses Bryan, Jr., and Martha Cox, Ezra Hamon and Hannah
Farra, Isaac Shelby and Susannah Hart, Ezekiel Hopkins and
Sarah Hazzard, Daniel Brumley and Elizabaeth Oliver, John
Goode and Jane Hawkins, Elizabeth Carson and Samuel Veitch,
William Beard and Eleanor Lyons, James Atwood and Mary Allen,
Robert Kirkham and Jane Boyd, Michael Paul and Ann Parker,
James Davis, Wiley Holland and Bathsheba Skinner, Samuel
Hieronymus and Sarah White, John Shryock and Frances
Troutman, Richard Calloway and Elizabeth Jones Hoy, Daniel
Thatcher and Rosannah Baker, Margaret and James Hawkins ......... 168

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 198

Queries ............................................................................................ 205


Number Four, Spring 1988

Deaths of Native Kentuckians Reported in Charleston, Illinois
courtesy of The Coles County, Illinois, Genealogical Society .............. 238

Kentucky Lady in a Texas Town
contributed by Dora Caple DeVaun .................................................. 238

Some Kentuckians in the Early Deeds of Georgia.............................. 239

“On A Tomb in Liverpool, England”................................................... 240

Record of the George W. Patrick Family—From Shelby County,
Kentucky, to Indiana, Kansas, and Beyond
contributed by Phillip O. Patrick....................................................... 241

‘Kentucky Confederate Officers in Pennsylvania Penitentiary”
contributed by Milton D. Thompson ................................................. 243

“Native of Kentucky” Interred in California
contributed by Joy Burkholder ......................................................... 245

“Record of (Anderson Family) Births, Marriages, Deaths”—


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Virginia, Kentucky, and Missouri
courtesy of The Platte County, Missouri, Historical and
Genealogical Society ......................................................................... 246

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
continued from Volume 23, Number 3 (Spring 1988)
James and Eliza J. Goff, Peter McDonald and Catherine Wise,
William Rogers and Ann Johnson, John and Frances Cates, Hugh
Wilson and Christiana Stagner, James Girdler, Jr., and Lenny
Miles, John Moran and Agnes Miller, Gerard Alexander and
Elizabeth Henry, Moses Cummins Jr. and Elizabeth Garrett,
George List and Maria Williamson, Malachi Cooper and Anna
Wilkinson, George W. Seward and Amanda Laing, James Peart
and Elizabeth Johnson, James and Nancy Norton, John R.
Thomson and Martha Caldwell, George Poage and Ann Allen,
William Morse and Gooley Attaway, George Levengood and
Margaret Fryman, Joseph Horseman and Hannah Whaley,
Robert Spradlin and Levisa Fitzpatrick, Conrad Phillips and
Barbara Weaver, Daniel McCoy and Agnes Kemper, David
Barrow and Elizabeth Cook, Lucas Vanarsdale and Jannetje
Cosine, James Matheny I and Diana Beasely, Richard Wade
and Judith Hancock, Albert Terhune and Nancy Carter, John
Hall and Jane McGuffey, Meredith Collins and Polly Holloway,
Margaret Powell and William Bristow, Presley O. Martin and
Elizabeth O’Daniel, William G. Pickett and Ann E. Glenn,
Gordon Griffin and Katherine Kisinger, Dr. John Francis Bell
and Catherine Bococke, Charles McKinney and Marianne
Chastain, Enoch Smith and Frances Wren, John C. Greenup
and Jennie Cecil, John Carpenter and Matilda Southerland,
Roger Clements and Hannah Hathaway, Richard Deadman and
Catherine Gatewood, Dennis L. Tungate and Sally Scott, Moses
M. Risk and Frances Crosby, Col. John Hardin and Jane Davis,
John C. Gaddis and Emma J. Robson, Edward Boyd and Mary
Lawson, Alexander Ross and Polly Schooler, James A. Henderson
and Jane Miller, Robert A. Harbord and Martha S. Duncan, John
Cundiff and Sarah Young, William Clark and Leah Johnson,
Richard Rowland and Ruth Tucker, Valentine Whalen and
Barbara Penner ................................................................................ 248

Queries ............................................................................................ 267

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 295

Volume 24, Surname Index .............................................................. 301




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                                        VOLUME 24

Number One, Summer 1988

Edward Burgess of Scott County—His Family and the
Burgess Family Bible Record
contributed by Michael Burgess .......................................................       2

Kentucky Ancestors Album—
The Early Clan of Whitley County
The Wiggs Family of Graefenburg
contributed by Marcella F. Mountjoy ................................................         7

Four Hale Family Cemeteries in Hancock County
contributed by Jerry Long ................................................................   8

Henry Smock of Washington County, and His Widow,
Margaret Van Brunt Smock, Marion County
contributed by Katherine D. Peterson ............................................... 11

Marriages of Rockcastle County, 1852 and 1853 .............................. 13

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Volume 23, Number 4)
John Armstrong and Mary Richardson, Josephus Cummins and
Cynthiane Townsend, Samuel Auxier and Sarah Brown, Charles
Stuteville and Mary Brunk, Louis Keller and Louisa Reinhold,
Henry Wiggington and Ann Vallandigham, Samuel Demaree and
Leah Demarest, Christian Huffhines and Anna Williard, Waller
Webb and Hannah Young, Robert Wheeler and Sally Gentry,
Archilles Anderson, Alexander Kenner and Arie Cook, Alexander
and Mary Montgomery, Nancy Belcher and Enos Bingham, Noah
Turk and Ann Carter, Jacob Van Meter and Letitia Stroud, James
and Margaret Cox, William Linson and ??? Tomlinson, Thomas
Crow and Nancy Donnally, Richard Burks and Jane Smith, Rachel
Thomas and William Covington, John Wilson and Sarah Kelly,
Henry Hawkins and Mary Walters, Daniel Doolin and Mary
Bridges, William Connett and Sarah Carrell, Isham Jeffries and
Jane Parker, Joseph Thompson and Elizabeth Hedges, Elizabeth
Syms and James DeJarnette, John Edds and Elizabeth Lynch,
Thomas Hicks and Elizabeth Morral, Henry Bell and Susannah
Atkins, John Shelton and Naoma Dunlap, Samuel Brooks and
Jane Spivey, Claibourne Jones and Elizabeth Giles, Osias Welch
and Elizabeth Rowland, Richard Mattingly and Eleanor Hinton,
John Belcher and Mary Rowe, William Linthicum and Mary
Inyard, William Bickers and Sally Leathers, Samuel Sodowsky,


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Valentine Husk and Elizabeth Hacker, Lewis Thornbury and
America Hunter, Abraham Bledsoe and Dorcas Ramey, Elizabeth
McKinney and John Akin, Elizabeth Chastain and William Jones,
Thomas Wilson and Nancy Dunn, Edmond Cotton and Sarah
Dorsey, Daniel King and Hannah Guthrie, Dr. Henry Clay and
Rachel Povall, Daniel Upton and Mary Black, George Boswell
and Judith Fauntleroy, Alexander and Nancy Wilson, William
Bramwell and Catherine McDonald, Alexander Van Winkle and
Phoebe Coy, Abraham LeForgee and Joannah Talmage, Aaron
Acton and Elizabeth Littrell, Edward Payne and Ann Conyers,
John Barton and Mary Moore, Nicholas Talbott and Aria Kennedy,
William Chenoweth and Mary Van Meter Henton, Mary Evans and
Martin Downey................................................................................. 19

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 44

Queries ............................................................................................ 50


Number Two, Autumn 1988

“The Seaton Family,” To 1886, “By John Seaton, Greenup”
contributed by Mary Isabel Seaton Holt ............................................ 82

“Daniel Boone Once Lived in Greenup County” by John Seaton ........ 86

Kentucky Captives on “Returns of Rebel Prisoners in
Fort Chambly,” 1779 and 1780
contributed by Joan H. Clifford ........................................................ 87

Church Book, 1836-1851, Church of Christ of Antioch,
Calloway-Graves County
contribute by Mary Lalla Turner ....................................................... 89

Christian County Lands To “Be Sold . . . To Satisfy The Tax Due
Thereon,” For the Year 1809 ............................................................. 94

Kentucky-Born Residents of Hancock County, Tennessee,
1870 and 1910
contributed by William Grohse ......................................................... 96

The Edwin C. and Elizabeth Suitor Finnell Family Record,
Franklin and Scott Counties
contributed by Joe Nickell ................................................................ 100

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 102


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Queries ............................................................................................ 132

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Volume 24, Number 1)
John W. Leitch and Jane Thomas, Charles Montgomery and
Hannah Tygart, John Kennady and ??? Huber, Henry Kalfus
and Ann Fisher, Richard Wade and Judith Hancock, Charles
Yelton, Sr., and Amelia Ellis, Jacob Coffman and Eary Fowler,
William Rippetoe and Ruth Antle, Griffen Kelly and Sarah Sutton,
Cuthbert Head and Martha Gristy?, Thomas Sharp and Jean
Maxwell, Lightwell Toliver and Nancy Privitt, Peter Mathews and
Margaret Coffman, John Hammon and Mildred Morgan, Morgan
Day and Lucinda Jones, George and Elizabeth Eaton, Tilman
Kemper and Dinah Hitt, Joseph McKee and Lucinda Bartlett,
Hardy Pitman and Elizabeth Harvey, Lewis Turner and Theodosia
Payne, John Roby and Mary Ann Roby, John McMannis, Jr.,
and Nancy Gassaway, Moses Adams and Mary Garland, Lloyd
Maho(r)ney and Hannah Erwin, George Guy and Angeline Tinsley,
J. R. Skinner and Margaret Sheets, Allen Owens and Mary
Kilbourn, Samuel S. Williams and Catherine Stephens,
Washington Lively and Louisiana Kerr, Nathan Adkins and
Amanda J. Adkins, Mary Mays and William Le Compte,
Henry Ritter and Sarah Bragg, Shelby Johnson and Agnes
McClendon, Adam Carpenter and Catherine Frye, John
Mercer and Lucretia Johnston, George Hikes, Sr. and Barbara
Ohlweiler, Aaron Dicken and Mariah Dean, Anderson Hammett
and Mary Nichols, Robert Hardin and Elenor Sherrill, Henry
Burgess and Elizabeth Mauzy, Christopher Jackson and Magdalen
Boggess, William Gregory, Sr., and Nancy Ham, Ezekiel Rogers
and Rebecca Williamson, John Gilmour and Jane Bronaugh,
Jesse Hammon and Martha Paget, Martha Poague and James
Hanna, Andrew Rice and Mary Need, Aaron Phillips and Mary
Metcalf, Emeriah Edwards and Sarah Northcutt, Adam Garman
and Eve Allen, Benjamin Pile, Jr., and Rhoda Weathers, Henry
and Peggy Browning, James Haney and Levina Stacy, Richard C.
Emberton and Rebecca Matheny ...................................................... 107


Number Three,

Record of the Family of Benjamin Hixon, Sr.,
Fleming-Mason County
contributed by Gerald S. Griffith ...................................................... 154

Record of the Amanda Jamison and Levi Jennings Family,


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Shelby County
contributed by William Jennings ...................................................... 157

Abstracts from Bourbon County Master Commissioner’s
Deed Book “A,” Part I, 1810-1826
contributed by Elizabeth Clough and Sarah Clough.......................... 160

Record of the Mary Tewmey and John T. Bigger Family,
Perryville-Harrodsburg
contributed by Thomas Bigger .......................................................... 167

The Family Records of Samuel Duncan and John Duncan
of Nelson County
contributed by Robert P. Moore ........................................................ 169

Queries ............................................................................................ 195

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 220

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Volume 24, Number 2)
Patience Allen and Eli Martin, Talbot Sharp and Mary Weaver,
Isaac Sparks and Annis McGuire, Joseph Coriell and Jemima
Voshel, Isaac Galligar and Christina Sells, Francis Berry and
Phebe Coons, Joshua Yeates and Nancy Boilston, John Carpenter
and Susan Shryock, Adam Owens and Julia Fleener, Solomon
Norman and Mahala Brooks, John Kenton and Catharine Russell,
Edward Hail and Amelia Garrett, Johann Dreyer and Margarithe
Hartendorf, Basil Teagarden and Ann Todd, Joseph and ???
Watson, Joseph Goode and Nancy Combs, William Ferguson and
Nancy Smith, Edmond Simpson and Sallie Marksberry, John Lowe
and Mary Gilliland, Lunsford Yandell and Susan Wendel, Sarah
Rice and William Triby, William Todd and Elizabeth Todd, Daniel
Yager and Susanna Berry, Unity Hix and William Thomasson,
Charles Bagby and Mason Anderson, Solomon Hoggins and
Miltrue Tucker, John Foster and Polly Gosney, Hugh Henry and
Rachel Anderson, Mark Howard and Rachel Webb, Thomas
Woodward and Rachel Starr, Peter Simmons and Sarah Miles,
John and Elizabeth Friggs, Jacob Maybrier and Mary Cook,
William Sublett and Ruth Ford, Reuben and Marcey Kemp,
William Maxey and Nancy Williams, George Summers and Jane
Smith, Thomas Lewis and Hannah Hopkins, Jesse Hodges and
Rebecca Fisher, Archibald Mitchell and Elizabeth Ramsey,
Elizabeth Daughterty and William Sayers, Edward Evans and
Elizabeth Howard, Amor Batterton and Nancy Guthrie, Walter
Mobley and Elizabeth Burton, Robert Rankin and Janet


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Stevenson, John Bryant and Mary Owsley, William and Lydia
Campbell, Ephraim Heath and Sally Titmarsh, Alexander
Breckenridge and Magdalen Gamble, John and ??? Ray,
Michael Crose and Mary Ross........................................................... 175


Number Four, Spring 1989

Record of the Family of Aaron and Jenny Railey Darnell,
Woodford County
contributed by Matthew C. Darnell and Betty Trumbo Williams ........ 226

Abstracts from Bourbon County Master Commissioner’s
Deed Book “A,” Part II, 1827-1841
contributed by Elizabeth Clough and Sarah Clough.......................... 229

Kentucky Ancestors Album—
The Families of Caleb Stevens and Julia Drury
contributed by Robert L. Klausmeier, Jr. .......................................... 237

Records in the Family Bible of Sallie Saffell and Lewis Debell
Collins, Mason and Fleming Counties
contributed by James Berry ............................................................. 238

Peter Harrison Mathews of Hopkins County—Philadelphia to
Liverpool, Kentucky to Missouri
contributed by Virginia Everding ...................................................... 240

McCormack, Sugarloaf, and Baughman’s Station Cemeteries
of Lincoln County
contributed by Allan R. Leach........................................................... 242

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 246

Queries ............................................................................................ 251

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Volume 24, Number 3)
Samuel Harris and Susan Mayhew, Thomas Poe and Sophia
Fronk, William Perdue and Polly Frost, Franklin Haselwood and
Lucinda Brown, George Cleveland and Parthena Walker, William
Kincheloe and Molly White, James Lockett and Elizabeth
Watkins, John and Sarah James, James and Eleanor Boyd,
Joseph Hubbard and Elizabeth Holland, Henry Putman and
Elizabeth Kenton, William Jewell and Margaret Pantier, Joseph
Farrar and Jane Ford, William Nelson and Mary Doyle, John Ellis


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and Sarah Parrish, Robert E. Ware and Frances Daniel, James
Perkins and Judith Whitlow, Benjamin Combs and Sarah
Richardson, Joshua Wilson and Rosey Ritter, John Miller and
Ann McClintock, Edward Elliott and Hannah Cornwell, Israel
Matherly and Sarah Cheney, John Hester and Mary Elizabeth
Bennington, William Champ and Hannah Daugherty, and George
Stovall Smith and Frances Sandifer .................................................. 271

Volume 24, Surname Index .............................................................. 282


                                           VOLUME 25

Number One, Summer 1989

Members of the Beaver Creek Baptist Church, Harrison County,
1809-1854
contributed by Edith Pope Westerman ..............................................                   2

Three Kirkham Brothers and Their Families of Early Kentucky
contributed by Steve Kirkham ..........................................................              8

An Index of Bible Family Records Presented in the Kentucky
Historical Society’s Kentucky Ancestors and Register ........................ 14

Quarter Sessions Court for Mercer County, 1793-1805:
Abstracts of Deed Book 4 QS, Part I: Pages 1-204 ............................. 23

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 29

Queries ............................................................................................ 35

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 24, No. 4)
Richard Foley and Margaret Wilson, Nancy Theresa McCormack
and Charles Frederick Taake, Hedgeman Triplett and Nancy
Popham, George Michael Bruner and Anna Barbara Templemann,
Moses Wickliffe and Nancy Young, William Potter Read and
Mary Ann Netherland, William Von (Van) Ransclear Boatright and
Sallie Wadkins Gates, Nicholas Crist and Ruth Briscoe, Jarrott
Wright and Elizabeth Griffin, Frederick Moss and Fanny Penick,
William Fields and Mary Miller Wright, Benjamin Allen, Jr., and
Keziah Clawson, Dudley Shipp and Polly Ellis, Ester McGuire and
George Tincher, Mary Boone and Absalom Bobo Gant, James
Turner and Anna Debell, Alexander Gorham and Saffrah (Sophia)
Champ(e), Thomas Smith, Jr., and Mary “Polly” Eversole, Enoch


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Clark and Sarah McCoy, Sarah Shipley Mitchell and John
Thompson, Peter Ruby II and Jane Brook, William Metcalf and
Hester Braselton, Thomas Sanders and Sarah “Sallie” Dark,
Rev. Henry Winfred and Sarah Thomas, Joel A. Watkins and
Patsy Baker, and Vincent Cusenbary and Mary Davis....................... 63


Number Two, Autumn 1989

Records from the Family Bibles of Robert A. and William A.
Campbell, Shelby County
contributed by Frances Jones Bridges and Ralph A. Bridges............. 74

Kentucky Ancestors Album—The Family of Harbin Ford Hawkins
and Elizabeth J. Clift Hawkins
contributed by William L. and Ruby B. Hawkins ............................... 77

Pupils, Board, & Instructors of the Caldwell Institute for Young
Ladies, Danville, Kentucky, 1860-61
contributed by Richard C. Brown ..................................................... 78

Record from the Family Bible of Thomas Dodson and Polly Morrow
Dodson—Wayne County, Kentucky, to Boone County, Indiana
contributed by Donald and Marilyn Wall........................................... 83

Quarter Sessions Court for Mercer County, 1793-1805
Abstracts of Deed Book 4 QS, Part II: Pages 205-577 ........................ 85

Family Record from the Bible of Thomas Kephart, Henry County
contributed by Martha H. Browne..................................................... 93

An Index of Cemetery Records Presented in the Kentucky
Historical Society’s Kentucky Ancestors and Register ........................ 95

Record from the Family Bible of Ellen Hawkins Walthall Summers,
Franklin County
contributed by Bette P. West and Anita S. Hanna ............................. 104

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 106

Queries ............................................................................................ 111

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 25, No. 1)
Drury Willis and Elizabeth Phelps, William Berry and Rebecca
McCleary, William Miller and Mary Ann Morrow, Sanders Russell


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and Mary Polly Combs, Francis Frank Robinson and Lucinda
Anderson, Robert Brannock and Elizabeth Myers, John Stiff and
Barsheba Stone, Moses Wilkerson and Aletha Anderson, Jessie
and Matilda Barker, John Carney and Mary J. Tyler, Ephraim
Jones and Easter Rosa Litton, John Lamson and Rebeccah Carter,
Stephen Jett, Jr., and Rachel Mylar/Miller, Nathaniel Hart and
Sarah Simpson................................................................................. 135


Number Three, Winter 1990

Family Records from the Webb, Kincheloe-Webb, Abbott-Webb,
and Ellis Webb Bibles
contributed by Maurice Webb ........................................................... 142

Kentucky Ancestors in Pioneer Days—The Taking of Ruddle’s
Station, 1780, by John Zinn
contributed by Roseann R. Hogan .................................................... 153

Abstracts of 1820 Instruments and Indentures Recorded in
Trigg County, Deed Book “A”
contributed by Virginia Alexander..................................................... 157

Members of the Sandy Creek Baptist Church, Butler County,
1805 to 1853
contributed by Kenneth A. Shelton ................................................... 166

Kentucky Ancestors Album—Bible Record of Granville M. and
Eliza P. Morris, Warren and Simpson Counties
contributed by Mary June Henry Foulk ............................................ 172

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 174

Queries ............................................................................................ 182

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 25, No. 2)
John and Elizabeth Netherton, Joseph Todd and Katherine
Ferguson, John Frederick Flege and Sarah Proctor Woodyard,
Anderson A. Powers and Sarah Stockton, Elijah Churchman and
Elizabeth Paul, John E. Wilson and Harriott Brooks, Mathias and
Elizabeth Warren, Christopher Wilson and Lucy Johnson, Richard
Orrn Powell and Martha Ellen Payne, Lucy Shipp Garnett and
William Garnett, Enoch Vice and Elizabeth Tucker, Samuel C.
Bean and Harriet A. Bakes, Isaac L. Hynes and Martha F. Stith,
and William Hays and Frances Ann Cheatwood. ............................... 176


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Number Four, Spring 1990

Records from the Family Bibles of William Henry Harrison and
Lula Harrison Paxton
contributed by Albert G. McKey ........................................................ 206

Kentucky Ancestors in Pioneer Days—
George Holeman in the “Savage Wilderness,” 1776-87
contributed by John Hale Stutesman ............................................... 210

The Family of Fleming Smith and Prudence Bland Smith
contributed by Merritt L. Page .......................................................... 212

The Thomas Kephart Family Revisited—
Kephart Cemetery, Henry County
contributed by Robert C. Jobson ...................................................... 213

Correcting the Record—Fenwick Burials in Union County
contributed by Montague L. Powell ................................................... 213

Some Residents of Virginia and Other “Persons Chargeable With
Tax” in Kentucky Counties, 1794-95
courtesy of Marian G. Hammers ....................................................... 214

Wilson Family Cemetery, Crittenden County
contributed by Brenda Joyce Jerome ................................................ 218

“The Golden Wedding” of Three Read Brothers—
Allen County, 1889
courtesy of W. P. Oliver .................................................................... 219

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 25, No.3)
Luke W. Watkins and Nancy Hopkins, Edward Tyler and Nancy
Langley, James and ??? Ed(e)rington, Thomas Howard and Nancy
Hughes/Hues, Pennina L. Crisp and Joseph C. Mathias/Matthews,
Dorcas Wilmot and William Stewart, Margaret ??? and John
Wilson, Finley Gibson and Jane Gatliff, Betty ??? and Abraham
Field III, John Gabby and Mary Smithers, Joshua Abney and
Sarah Ann Griggs, Robert Bailey and Alicy Hendrickson, Lewis
Sandlin and Sarah (Blankenship), Thomas L. Gray and Mary
Bonifant, George Haley and Lavicia J. Callahan................................ 222

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 228


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Queries ............................................................................................ 232

Kentucky Ancestors, Volume 25, Surname Index .............................. 252


                                           VOLUME 26

Number One, Summer 1990

Some Kentucky Confederates Buried in Other States
contributed by Raymond W. Watkins................................................                     2

Record from the Family Bible of Samuel Long, Sr., Fayette County
contributed by Harold R. Irving ........................................................              7

Book Notes .......................................................................................    9

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 25, No. 4)
Samuel M. Hampton and Martha Carr, Phineas Runyon and
Charity Coates, Thomas White, Jr., and Elizabeth Payne, Beal
and Elizabeth Kelley, Paul Mitchem and Susannah Meeks, Robert
Ashcraft and Catherine Cook, Rev. Jacob Rohrer, Jr., and Mary
Hoover, Zilpha A. and Thomas Prowse, Sr., Esom Vice and Mary
“Polly” Osborne, George Corn, Jr., and Rhoda Jane Williams, and
William Kennedy and Nancy Brooks. ................................................ 13

Queries ............................................................................................ 18

Cumulative Index Number Three: Court, Vital, Military, Church,
School, and Land Record Compilations Presented in the Kentucky
Historical Society’s Kentucky Ancestors and The Register .................. 44

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—Thomas Jefferson Iles and
Thomas Hallowell Iles—from Kentucky to Iowa and Colorado
contributed by Barbara Bovee .......................................................... 64


Number Two, Autumn 1990

Some Kentucky Confederates Buried in Other States (continuation)
contributed by Raymond W. Watkins................................................ 66

Record from the Bible of Margaret Reid Thomas, Trigg County
contributed by Lucille Thomas Sumner and Virginia Alexander ........ 71


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Two Pate Family Cemeteries in Hancock County
contributed by Jerry Long ................................................................ 73

Kentucky Ancestors in Pioneer Days—Abraham Thomas: “This Small
Legacy of Experience”
contributed by Elizabeth T. Clough................................................... 75

“Three Read Brothers of Allen County”—An Addendum
contributed by Frances W. Colyer ..................................................... 78

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 26, No. 1)
Zachariah Haddock and Cloey Albritton, Thomas Hardwick
and Rachel Sullivan(t), Isaac Baker and Permelia Barkwell,
William Butler and Martha Farley, George Barnes and Agnes
Bunch, Robert Marshall, Sr., Robert Marshall, Jr., and
Mary Ann Simpson, Speed Smith Barclay and Hannah Ann
Todd, John Edgar and Elizabeth Cummins, Richard Morton, Sr.,
and Margaret Downs (H(o)uston), Chesley Wooldridge and
Elizabeth Johnson, Tyre Glenn and Nancy Cloak, Jame Swart
and Jane Rogers, George Timmons and Rose Ashby, Robert
Abell and Margaret Mills, James C. Prock and Lucy Ann
DeHart, Benjamin W. Elston and Elizabeth Long……………………79, 126

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 85

“The Bowmer Family of Cloverport, Kentucky,” 1903
contributed by John S. Minary and Sidney W. Harl .......................... 88

Baker-Moore-McIntire Cemetery, Washington County
contributed by Mrs. Milton Keene ..................................................... 89

An Index of the Principals Whose Estate Records Appear
in Mercer County Will Books 1-7 (1786-1824)................................... 90

Estate Records of Mercer County, Kentucky, 1823-1826:
Will Book 8—“Akin” to “Knox”........................................................... 95

Queries ............................................................................................ 105

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—
Dr. John Bartlett Saunders and Abraham Thomas ........................... 128


Number Three, Winter 1991


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Members of the Cane Run Baptist Church, Fayette County,
1858-1899
submitted by Christine W. Mallory ................................................... 130

Family Record from the Bible of Western Rowland and
Susan Blair Tingle of Nelson County
submitted by Ruth Rowland Green ................................................... 137

A Carpenter Family Cemetery in Boone County
submitted by Charles (Sam) Robinson .............................................. 139

For the Union—Benjamin McGuire and Sons, Owsley County
submitted by Ruth Eager Moran and Ruth S. Lovric ......................... 143

Family Record from the Bible of John Warren Jones and
Lena Lane Jones of Mt. Sterling
submitted by Bettie C. McCaleb........................................................ 145

Gleanings from Issues of the Hopkinsville Gazette
in 1836 and 1837............................................................................. 146

Black Marriages Before 1866
Recorded in Washington County, 1866-1869
submitted by Linda Anderson........................................................... 149

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 26, No. 2)
Drury Holt and Elizabeth (Rogers?), Thomas Hicks and Elizabeth
Morral, John Coop and Susanna Monk, Edward and Mary (???)
Riley, Robert Church, Sr., and Margaret Campbell, Robert Hayes
Bolton and Hannah Matilda Lang, Stephen (Septer) P. Cammack
and Mary Rudy, William and Frances (???) Pearson .......................... 154

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 158

Queries ............................................................................................ 161

Estate Records of Mercer County, Kentucky, 1823-1826:
Will Book 8—“Laws” to “Wilson” (continued from Vol. 26, No. 2) ....... 181

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—Simeon Mattingly—
Evette Dumas Nix—Lewis Calvert—Philemon Thomas....................... 192


Number Four, Spring 1991


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An Index of Kentuckians and Kentucky Families “Featured” in
The Register and Kentucky Ancestors

In Family Histories, Genealogies, and Official Records ...................... 194

In Biographies, Autobiographies, and Topical Articles ....................... 207

In the ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS” ....................... 217

In Memorials, Funeral Notices, and Obituaries ................................. 227

In “Featured” Journals, Diaries, and Recollections............................ 233

In “Featured” Correspondence .......................................................... 236

In “Others Otherwise Featured”
(non-Kentuckians and others not indexed elsewhere)........................ 239

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 241

Queries ............................................................................................ 244


                                           VOLUME 27

Number One, Summer 1991

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
Richard David Morton, Olinthus Ellis, Elizabeth “Jennie” Calvert,
Robert H. Lindsay, James Bernard Weimar, John Andrew Salyers,
Benjamin Franklin Thomson, Clayton Francis Becker, Samuel
Howard Doyal, Thomas Jones, Jr., William Adams Smick, Addison
Reese, John Phillip Negley, George Hector Burton, Elijah and
Susannah Brockman Rogers ............................................................                 2

“Robt. Lindsay” to “Friend Gus,” 1863
courtesy of Gregory Walden ..............................................................             3

Bible Record of the Wyatt Sandidge Family, Lincoln County
courtesy of Jo A. Gatrell Ernst and Samuel O. Hedden .....................                            6

Henry Sloan Curry Family Record
courtesy of James C. Curry ..............................................................             7

Blount Family Monument, Nicholas County


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courtesy of Carolyn Blount Anderson ...............................................                  8

Holiday Family Burial Ground, Owen County
courtesy of Linda Holliday Mueller....................................................               9

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 10

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 26, No. 3)
Charles Hansford and Margaret Minor, George Washington
Padgitt and Martha R. Carter, Adam Fisher and Elizabeth Garr,
Rebecca (???) and John Webster Gilbert, Robert Wilson and Nancy
Scott, George Washington Bell, Sr., and Rachel Gowdy, Robert Eliot
Cleaveland and Elizabeth Cloyd, William Age and Mary Ann
Demunbrun, Forrestor Timisticle Meers and Sarah Jane Wright,
David B. Morris and Martha (Patsy) Downey, John Doyle and
Christina Davis, James Fields and Catherine Mulberry, John
Owings McKee and Martha Parks, Peter Helms and Leah Shoults,
George Clark and Sarah Lee, Jefferson Williams and Nancy
Campbell, James Salyers and Rebecca Roles, Joshua Wayland
and Ann Ward, George Frederick Spears and Christeenah Hardin,
Jonathan Hills and Lucy Lincoln, William Harrell and Minerva
Woods, Jacob Bale and Sophia Snook, John Thomas and Elizabeth
Hays, Lemuel Barritt and Sarah Tittle, Andrew Russell and Jane
Varnell, Martin Gillaspy and Lidia McGuire, Henry Kilbourn
and Charity Pointer (p.9) .................................................................. 13

Births of Belcher Children
courtesy of John Marshall Prewitt .................................................... 25

Kentucky Ancestors, Volume 26, Surname Index .............................. 26

Queries ............................................................................................ 40


Number Two, Autumn 1991

Record from the Family Bible of William F. Bullock and
Mary Pearce
Record from the Family Bible of Edmund P. Bullock and
Penelope Lowry
courtesy of Betty Bullock Barnett ..................................................... 78

First Taxpayers of Menifee County, Kentucky, 1870.......................... 82

“Delinquent List of Military Fines for 1823,”


                                                                                                    125
Livingston County, Kentucky
courtesy of Brenda Joyce Jerome ..................................................... 89

Dunaway Family Cemetery, Grant County, Kentucky
courtesy of R. Denise Foster Korzenborn .......................................... 90

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
James Rudd Jeffries, James William Martin, Lucy Jane Kemper
(Cox), Eugene S. Durrett and Harry M. Durrett, Alfred Wallace
Fletcher, William James Campbell, Alfred Gilbert and Sarah
Gilbert Morgan, Eliza Gatewood and Samuel Alexander Duvall,
Hugh Thompson Duvall and children, John B. and “Milley” Gilbert
Truitt, Samuel Gilbert, Mary A. Kenton (Wilson) ............................... 91

Record in the Bible of Eliza Gatewood Duvall
courtesy of Susan Duvall Kerr .......................................................... 95

Naturalizations Recorded in Bourbon County, 1868-1905
courtesy of Patty M. Biddle and Frances M. Gaitskill ........................ 97

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 104

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 27, No. 1)
Peter McArthur and Mary Michie (Tompkins), James Gillock and
Celia Hunt, William and Catherine Lee, George Gordon and Mary
McLean, Neri Swetnam and Mildred Cross, John Scott Campbell
and Cynthia Overstreet, Thomas Jones, Jr., and Mary “Polly”
Wood, Louis Shubert and Millie Coffee, William Rash and Elizabeth
Warren, Jacob Yeazle, Sr., David Heffington and Dorothy Low(e),
David McMurtry and Margaret “Polly Headington.............................. 107

On the Line of John McMurtry
courtesy of Jane McMurtry Allen ...................................................... 114

Queries ............................................................................................ 115


Number Three, Winter 1992

Family Record from the Bible of Sarah Beale Campbell Morgan
courtesy of Marsha Graham Van Ham and Valerie Francis Curtis..... 142

Naturalizations Recorded in Bourbon County, “L” – “W”
(continued from Vol. 27, No. 2) ......................................................... 144



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KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
John J. Owen, Cornelius Coop, John Scrogin, Samuel Musgrave,
Sr., and Family, Smith B. Noel, Thomas Jefferson Rodgers and
Amanda Wylie, William Bridges and Alfred C. Thomas, Permelia
Nickell Hawkins and Family, Jacob Coffman .................................... 150

Trustees of Kentucky Seminaries and Academies in the
Acts of the General Assembly, 1792-1816......................................... 155

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 27, No. 2)
Joseph Henry Smith and Matilda Ann Humphrey, John Pugh, Jr.,
and Mary Donovan, George Medcalf, Sr., and Nancy ???, Henry
Bingaman, Jr., and Polly ???, “William Bartlett Brown and Harriet
Lowry Allen, Daniel S. Caplinger and Frances Powell, George Moore
and Elizabeth McClintock Moore, Basil Corn and Hannah Bohon,
William Buck Forsee I and Mary Ann Smith, Amos Pettit and Milly
Glenn/Glinn..................................................................................... 159

Kentucky Ancestors Album—
James Parrish Ellis and Jane Berryman Ellis
courtesy of Ellis O. Moore................................................................. 165

Gravestones of Frances C. and Aquilla Talbott in Bourbon County
courtesy of Ell Ritchey Flynn ............................................................ 166

Kentucky Ancestors in Pioneer Days
courtesy of Glen Haney and Brenda Joyce Jerome ............................ 167

Elgin – Singleton – Stewart Gravestones in Jessamine County
courtesy of Jack Nelson.................................................................... 169

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 174

Queries ............................................................................................ 179


Number Four, Spring 1992

Bolin Family Cemetery, Russell County
courtesy of Marion Lee Adams .......................................................... 206

“In the Burlington Post-Office…1876,” Boone County
courtesy of William Conrad............................................................... 208

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”


                                                                                                     127
(continued from Vol. 27, No. 3)
Ledstone Smallwood Cooksey and Elinor ???, John Fowler and
Lucinda Ussery (Usury) Gasper Rowland (Casper Roland) and
Mary Hunsaker, John Smith and Mary Storrs Russell, John
Downey and Rebecca J. McDonald, Joseph L. Inskoe, Jr., and
???, George Shortridge, Jr., and Eliza Margaret Muir, James
Ram(m)age and Lucy ???, James James and Mildred ???, Samuel
Bowdry and Elizabeth ??? (Lewis?) ................................................... 209

Crenshaw Family Bible Record
courtesy of Mary L. Fuqua McAskill and Janice Plain ....................... 214

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
John Longley Richards, William and Elizabeth Swisgood Simpson,
Robert and Lucinda Ladd Simpson, James and Catherine
Bellesfelt Brenton, Luther Pleasant James, Lafayette Thompson,
Samuel Perrin Bowdry, Emmacetta Cassandra Bowdry and Spruce
McCoy Baird, and John Fowler and family........................................ 216

Faulkner Family Cemetery, Powell County
courtesy of Dale E. Barnes ............................................................... 220

Kentucky Ancestors in Pioneer Days
courtesy of George C. Chadwick ....................................................... 223

Johnson, McCue, Ward, Wilson, Arterburn, Poland, Brown, and
Cross Gravestones, Monroe County
courtesy of Charles R. Arterburn ...................................................... 224

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 220

Queries ............................................................................................ 225

Kentucky Ancestors, Volume 27, Surname Index .............................. 255


                                           VOLUME 28

Number One, Summer 1992

“Mother . . . wants you to come to Ky. this spring . . . ” A letter from
Thomas Bereman, Jr., Warwick, Mercer County, 1832
courtesy of Ronald E. Bereman II and Robert K. Bereman.................                               2

Tithables of Lincoln County, Kentucky, 1783....................................                       4



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KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
William Sidney Willis and Eliza Vivion Willis, Charles Henry Spratt,
John William Wright, M. D., Thomas Jefferson Fitzgerald and Nancy
Means (Mears), and Edward D’Arcy Fitzgerald, William Augustus
and Lorana Campbell Thomas, and James H. Thomas, Otho
McCrackin, Perry W. Wheat, John Valentine Lindsey, Sebert and
Sarah Nichols Pearman, Lucinda M. Gray Hyde, Henry Harrison
Garner and Eliza Jane Johnson, George Thomas Downey and Alice
Turner Downey and family, and Stephen Neal .................................. 17

Edds – Bunch Family Bible Record
courtesy of John M. Bell and Catherine L. Chambers........................ 24

Jefferson Seminary Revisited ............................................................ 27

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 28

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 27, No. 4)
Arabia Joseph Brown and Elizabeth Dooley, Richard Parker and
Grissel Nalle, John Jones and Elizabeth Lucas, Dale Carter Stuart
and Barbara Caroline Booth, Isaac Sevier and Agnes Davenport
Crutchfield, Peter Leadingham, Sr., and Sally Hamilton, Thacker
Smith Vivion and Sabrina “Sibby” Jones, Richard Nelson Allcock
and Sarah (White) Murphy, McKinzie Willis and Mary Polly
Logsdon, Celestine Logan Black and Hiram Hawkins Brelsford,
Thomas W. Walden and Sarah Kinslaer, Thomas Bereman and
Nancy Emmerson, Daisy Dean Spurlock and Levi Ross..................... 32

Queries ............................................................................................ 40


Number Two, Autumn 1992

Record from the Bible of Henry and Leucretia Phillips Benningfield
courtesy of Donna Carothers Tracht and Teresa Phillips Spurling..... 66

First Presbyterian Church, Harrodsburg, Officers and Members
courtesy of Mary Mitchell Wooldridge Gravely ................................... 69

Record from the Bible of Meredith O. and Margaret Noe Parrish
courtesy of Bettie Tuttle and Eliza B. Gay ......................................... 79

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 28, No. 1)



                                                                                                    129
Elijah Granville Ballard and Mary Powers, Eli Cothran and Caziah
Meredith, Cornelius Hoagland and Mary Tuttle, Robert Davenport
and Elizabeth Katherine Wise, William E. and ??? Groover, William
Butler Cobb and Mary Frances Walker, William Simpson and
Elizabeth (Betsy) Swisegood, William Henry Russell and Elizabeth
Ann (Analiza) Tosh, Jesse Stamper and Nancy Sebastian, Benjamin
Field and Mildred Slaughter, William and Nancy ??? Adams ............. 80

“Dear Sisters”: A List of Women Prominent in the Women’s Christian
Temperance Union of Kentucky, 1887-1888
courtesy of Dr. Thomas H. Appleton, Jr. ........................................... 86

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 89

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
William, John, and George M. Mills, William Polston, John Brookin
Richardson, H. Elkanah Scott and Syntha E. Horsey Scott, Joseph
Henry Smith and Family, Matthew Carter......................................... 95

Record from the Bible of Thacker Smith Vivion
courtesy of Bettie Tuttle ................................................................... 99

Queries ............................................................................................ 100

Kentucky Ancestors Album—1912 Football Squad, du Pont Manual
Training High School, Louisville
courtesy of William E. Johnstone, Jr. ............................................... 128


Number Three, Winter 1993

Some Kentuckians Who Signed Oaths of Allegiance, 1862-66
courtesy of Craig R. Scott ................................................................. 130

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
George Washington Larue, Joseph Shackelford and Amanda
Catherine Smitha Shackelford, Samuel Ross, Samuel Hocker
Jones, William Barker, William Bryant and Family, and Benjamin
Clark Pearson................................................................................... 138

Kentucky Ancestors in Pioneer Days—George Loveless and Family
courtesy of William B. Loveless ......................................................... 142

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 28, No. 2)
John Sanders and Sarah Gorham, John L. Bridges and Anna P.


                                                                                                     130
Adair, John Jones and Elizabeth Elrod, Jacob Larue and Mary
Frost, John Durham and Martha Bugg, Fenelon Randolph Wilson
and Elizabeth Trabue, and Samuel Pearman and Mary Bacorn ......... 145

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned by Governors Isaac
Shelby and James Garrard, 1792-97 ................................................ 150

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 160

Queries ............................................................................................ 164


Number Four, Spring 1993

Family Record from the Bible of Joseph R. Perkins and
Mary P. (Gray) Perkins
courtesy of Robert Perkins French .................................................... 190

Scates Gravestones, Christian County
courtesy of Nada Fuqua.................................................................... 192

“List of Persons in Wayne County, Liable under the Military Laws, to
be Enrolled in the Militia of . . . Kentucky,” 1863 (Parts one and two)
courtesy of R. Denise Korzenborn and C. Denney Foster................... 193

Inspectors at Kentucky Warehouses Appointed . . . 1792-97............. 199

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 28, No. 3)
Archibald Rutherford and Elizabeth Akers, Josiah Williams and
Mary L. Tweedle, Joseph Greenwood and Martha Jones.................... 201

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 203

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
Ratliff Baird and Sarah (Sally) Hardin, John A. Mann, William Berry
Dixon, Sr., and William Randolph Dixon, Jr. .................................... 206

Queries ............................................................................................ 208

Kentucky Ancestors, Volume 28, Surname Index .............................. 237

On the Line of—The Fearns of Hunters Bottom, Kentucky
courtesy of Larry Douglas Smith....................................................... 251




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                                           VOLUME 29

Number One, 1993-1994

Family Record from the Bible of Mary E. Lobb and
Thomas A. Bowling
courtesy of C. Clayton Rock, Bessie Bowling Hazlewood,
Mildred Bowling Routt, and Carrie Bowling Rock ..............................                        2

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned by Governor James
Garrard, 1798-1800 .........................................................................         4

“Declaration of Marriage of Negroes and Mulattoes”:
Mason County Records, 1866-1898
courtesy of Linda Anderson .............................................................. 14

Thompson – Atherton – Duvall Bible Records—Family Records
from the Bibles of John Thompson and Mary Atherton Duvall
courtesy of Susan Kerr and Ann G. Frederick Miller ......................... 16

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 19

“List . . . of Persons in Wayne County, Liable under the Military
Laws, to be Enrolled in the Militia of . . . Kentucky,” 1863
(part three)
courtesy of R. Denise Korzenborn and C. Denney Foster................... 24

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—
George Felix Ingram, Ancil Daniel Powell, Benjamin Gray Perkins
and Family, Joseph Hubbard and Family, and John Alfred Loy ........ 29

Queries ............................................................................................ 32

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”
(continued from Vol. 28, No. 4)
Samuel Rowlett and Anna King, Henry Rhoads (Jr.) and Elizabeth
Stoner, Margaret Harned and Alexander Keith, John Armstrong
and Mary “Polly” Swain, John Henry “Jack” Byassee and Catherine
Elvira Winfrey, and John B. Powell and Nancy Daniel....................... 56


Number Two, 1993-1994

The Library of the Kentucky Historical Society—
Kentucky’s Centralized Source for Genealogy.................................... 62



                                                                                                    132
Family Record from the Bible of Charles Houchin and
Mary Sale Houchin
courtesy of Marna L. Clemons and Frederick F. Hoffman .................. 63

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned by
Governor James Garrard, 1801-1804 ............................................... 64

Family Record from the Bible of Alfred Sutherland and
Sarah A. Hafley
courtesy of Peggy Galloway ............................................................... 67

Kentucky Ancestors in the Acts Approved by the
Kentucky General Assembly, 1792-1796 .......................................... 68

Family Record from the Bible of Thomas Dawson and
Martha M. Downard
courtesy of Elizabeth F. Jackson ...................................................... 75

Some Enterprising Kentuckians at Mid-(19th) Century
in Trimble County and Rockcastle County ........................................ 76

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY – Henry C. Harned ............. 77

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”—Bartlett Foster and
Elizabeth Harris, Nathaniel Harned and Mary Hartley ...................... 78

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 84

Bell County Vital Statistics – Births Recorded for 1878 ..................... 88

Family Record from the Bible of Eveline Reese and Brooks V. Savage
courtesy of Douglas P. Hobson ......................................................... 97

Queries ............................................................................................ 98


Number Three, 1993-1994

Family Record from the Bible of Margaret McCawley Kerrick
courtesy of Virginia Kerrick Morey .................................................... 122

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned by
Governor Christopher Greenup, 1804-1808...................................... 124

Family Record from the Bible of Charles W. Wright and
Harriet Bowles Wright


                                                                                                    133
courtesy of Teresa Phillips Spurling .................................................. 129

Kentucky Ancestors in the Acts Approved by the
Kentucky General Assembly, 1797-1799 .......................................... 130

Family Record from the Bible of Victoria Baynham Richards
courtesy of Mary R. Sprouse, James E. Richards,
Virginia Alexander ............................................................................ 135

Some Enterprising Kentuckians at Mid-(19th) Century
in Calloway County and Boyle County .............................................. 137

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”—Sarah Thomas and
Henry Munday Marrs, Jesse Glascock and Eliza Jane Faubian......... 140

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 142

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—Thomas Hoffman and
George W. Bell.................................................................................. 147

Queries ............................................................................................ 159

The Library of the Kentucky Historical Society—
Kentucky’s Centralized Source for Genealogy
Collections ....................................................................................... 139
Services and Fees ............................................................................. 180

NOTICES:
“Richard Higgins—From Ireland to Bardstown, Kentucky” ................ 123
Update—Descendants of the Bowman’s Station Settlers ................... 139
1994 Creech–Dean Reunion ............................................................. 153
Pike County Historical Society Dissolved .......................................... 172
Bracken County Historical Society.................................................... 175
Pendleton County Historical and Genealogical Society ...................... 178


Number Four, 1993-1994

Family Bible Record of Elizabeth Ann Miller and
William Henry Harrison Shields
courtesy of Emma L. Goodley-Benton ............................................... 182

Index to the “Registers of Signatures of Depositors in Branches
of the Freedman’s Savings and Trust Company, 1865-1874,”
Lexington, Kentucky, Branch—March 21, 1870-July 3, 1874
Part I: “Adams” Through “Johnston”


                                                                                                     134
courtesy of Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer ............................................ 183

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 190

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”—Thompson Duvall
and Mary (Polly) LaForce, William Speer and Amelia “Millie” Estep.... 194

The Graduates of Winchester, Kentucky, High School—
Class of 1898
courtesy of Margaret Shipp Henley ................................................... 196

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—Edwin Turner Shipp and
Family, Gatewood–Johnston Family, and Amos Thatcher.................. 196

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned
by Governor Charles Scott, 1808-1809 ............................................. 198

The Library of the Kentucky Historical Society—
Kentucky’s Centralized Source for Genealogy
Services and Fees ............................................................................. 195
Collections ....................................................................................... 203

Queries ............................................................................................ 204

Kentucky Ancestors Volume 29, Surname index................................ 220

Kentucky Families Featured in the Roster of “First Kentucky
Ancestors”—Vol. 23 No. 3 (1988) Through Vol. 29 No. 4 (1994) ......... 235


                                           VOLUME 30

Number One, 1994-1995

Three John McGuires of Early Kentucky
courtesy of Ruth Eager Moran ..........................................................               2

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned by Governor Charles
Scott in 1810....................................................................................     5

Kentucky Ancestors in the Acts Approved by the Kentucky
General Assembly in 1800 ................................................................             9

Index to the “Registers of Signatures of Depositors in Branches
of the Freedman’s Savings and Trust Company, 1865-1874,”
Lexington, Kentucky, Branch—March 21, 1870 – July 3, 1874


                                                                                                     135
Part II: “Jones” Through “Young”
courtesy of Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer ............................................ 12

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”—
Philip Strange and Catrene/Catherine “Katy” Ash, Daniel Grass
and Rosa Jane Smothers, Martha A. “Patsy” West and William
Dunbar, Joannah Berry and James Brumfield, Rebecca “Becky”
Ratliff and John Sword ..................................................................... 16

Some Enterprising Kentuckians at Mid–(19th) Century—
in Trigg County, Kentucky ................................................................ 19

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 22

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—
David Montgomery Newell, William (Buck) Thompson, Lucy Jane
Kemper Cox and Family, Adam (II) and Mary Ann Jones Carpenter
and Family, James Matthew Sword and Mary Lowe Sword................ 28

Queries ............................................................................................ 37


Number Two, 1994-1995

Freedmen’s Bureau Marriage Records of Warren, Montgomery,
and Clark Counties, Kentucky, in the National Archives
courtesy of Stuart Seely Sprague ...................................................... 62

Local Officials of Kentucky Commissioned by Governor Charles
Scott, 1811-1812.............................................................................. 64

Some Kentucky Confederates Buried in Tennessee, Illinois, and
Georgia
courtesy of Raymond W. Watkins ..................................................... 68

Kentucky and Other Ancestors in Collin’s “Annals of Kentucky,”
1774-1844.................................................................................................... 71

Meade County Deaths in 1898
courtesy of Ronald Clifton ................................................................ 75

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS”—
Jacob Roeters Evertson and Eliza Phillips, William and Jane
Frances Coomes, Horatio Turpin, and Mary Ann Bancroft ................ 78

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—


                                                                                                            136
Philip Bancroft Turpin and Family; Lucian Thompson Owens;
Micajah Callaway; Anderson, Rebecca, and Larkin Cockrill;
Anderson, Mary, and Amine Hammett; General David Thomson
and Family ....................................................................................... 80

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 84

Queries ............................................................................................ 90

Meade County Births in 1880
courtesy of Ronald Clifton ................................................................ 112

Kentucky Confederates Buried in Camp Chase Confederate
Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio
courtesy of Raymond W. Watkins ..................................................... 115


Number Three, 1995

Family Records from the Kerrick-Newman Bible
provided by Virginia Kerrick Morey, Littleton, Colorado..................... 122

Family Records from the Bible of John and Margaret Spilman
Thatcher
provided by Mrs. Elizabeth Clough, Paris, Kentucky ......................... 126

Family Records from the Bible of Thomas Darnall
(Fleming County, Kentucky)
contributed by James L. Pyles, Maysville, Kentucky.......................... 127

1897 Membership of Chamber of Commerce, Lexington, Kentucky ... 133

Declaration of Marriages of Negroes and Mulattoes,
Nelson County, Kentucky, 1866-1872
provided by Nelson County Historical Society ................................... 134

First Taxpayers of Grant County, Kentucky
transcribed by Robert L. Bickers, Hyrum, Utah ................................ 140

Additional Kentucky Confederates Buried in Oakland Cemetery,
Atlanta, Georgia
Geoffrey R. Walden, Elizabethtown, Kentucky................................... 145

Kentucky Confederate Soldiers and Civilians Buried in the
Confederate Sections and National Cemetery, Cave Hill Cemetery,
Louisville, Kentucky


                                                                                                    137
compiled by Geoffrey R. Walden, Elizabethtown, Kentucky ............... 147

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY........................................... 150

ROSTER OF “FIRST KENTUCKY ANCESTORS” ................................. 151

Queries ............................................................................................ 154

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 175

Announcements ............................................................................... 179

Heflin Hunting ................................................................................. 180


Number Four, 1995

Family Record from the Bible of Joseph Lecompte Chandler and
Hallie Browning Chandler (His Second Wife) of Henry County,
Kentucky
submitted by Mariam Skelton, Clarksville, Indiana
transcribed by Georgia Rankin Cole.................................................. 182

Bible Records at the Kentucky Historical Society .............................. 185

Some Kentucky Confederate Burials
provided by Raymond W. Watkins, Falls Church, Virginia................. 188

The Notebook of Thomas T. Hayes
transcribed and provided by their great-great-granddaughter,
Doris L. Lichtenberger ...................................................................... 195

First-Ever Goff/Gough Gathering ..................................................... 199

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 200

Announcements ............................................................................... 204

Queries ............................................................................................ 206

Surname Index, Volume 30 .............................................................. 228


                                           VOLUME 31

Number One, 1995-1996


                                                                                                     138
Some Kentucky Confederate Soldiers Buried in Georgia
compiled by Geoffrey R. Walden and Raymond W. Watkins............... 3, 7

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Early Inquests
compiled by Pat Craven ....................................................................          8

Gleaning Gems from Genealogy
Helen Hawes Hudgins ...................................................................... 14

Bolin Family Cemetery, Russell County
submitted by Marion Adams............................................................. 17

A Brief Account From the Genealogy of the Boston Family
Helen Boston Cooper ........................................................................ 18

My Search for the Ellis-Shipp Family Graveyard
Margaret Shipp Henley ..................................................................... 19

Fugate Farm Cemetery, Logan County
compiled by Jerry and Teresa Fugate Morrison, Marion Fugate......... 20

Index to the “Registers of Signatures of Depositors in Branches of
the Freedman’s Savings and Trust Company,” Louisville, Kentucky
compiled by Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer ........................................... 21

A Search for the Anderson Family Cemetery, Garrard County
Carol A. Novotni ............................................................................... 41

Union Soldiers’ Discharges Found in a Grant County Deed Book
submitted by Robert L. Bickers......................................................... 46

Announcements ............................................................................... 42

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 43

Queries ............................................................................................ 47


Number Two, 1995-1996

Genealogical Data in the Diary of the Reverend John Lyle, 1801-3
Thomas H. Appleton Jr.....................................................................           2

Letters at the Augusta Post Office, Bracken County, April 22, 1820


                                                                                                    139
submitted by John E. Leming Jr.......................................................                7

Obituaries in the Louisville Public Advertiser, April 4, 1837
submitted by Alice Roberts Fobister..................................................                8

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—
William Free Sexton of Kentucky, Missouri, and Kansas
Ruth Mary Conrad Maples................................................................ 9
The Brumley and Dicken Families of Kentucky, Indiana,
and Missouri
Dorothy Jean Hall ............................................................................ 10

Contributors to Foreign Missions from Christian, Todd, and Logan
Counties, 1850
Timothy Mohon ................................................................................ 11

Index to the “Registers of Signatures of Depositors in Branches of
the Freedman’s Savings and Trust Company,” Louisville, Kentucky
(part two)
compiled by Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer ........................................... 17

The African American Napiers of Casey County
compiled by Doris Wilkinson ............................................................ 34

The Reverend Solomon Johnson Nichols of Russell County
Carolyn S. Peters and Elmer W. Nichols............................................ 36

Some Descendants of Archibald Huston and John Stephenson in
Virginia and Kentucky
Thelma M. Murphy ........................................................................... 37

Bible Records from the O’Neal Family of Kentucky, Missouri,
and Iowa
submitted by Priscilla Martin............................................................ 38

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Petitions for Division of Land (part one)
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 40

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 46

Queries ............................................................................................ 50



Number Three, Spring 1996


                                                                                                    140
Who Was Levi Tyler?
Mary Smith Fay, C. G. ...................................................................... 120

Index to the “Registers of Signatures of Depositors in Branches of
the Freeman’s Savings and Trust Company,” Louisville, Kentucky
(last of three parts)
compiled by Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer ........................................... 122

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Petitions for Division of Land (last of two parts)
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 126

Obituary in the Kentucky Statesman, March 1, 1851
submitted by Marion Herman Fugate Jr. .......................................... 133

Kentucky Confederates Buried in Georgia
compiled by Raymond W. Watkins.................................................... 134

Burials in the Confederate Veterans Home Cemetery,
Pewee Valley, Kentucky
compiled by Geoffrey R. Walden........................................................ 135

Kentucky Confederate Prisoners of War Buried at
Johnson’s Island Military Prison Camp, Lake Erie
compiled by Jon P. Neill ................................................................... 143

The Search for the Will of Simon Heflin of Mason County
Don Heflin........................................................................................ 144

Notice of Delinquent Taxpayers Published in the Argus of Western
America, 1818
(first of three parts)........................................................................... 145

Taxpayers for 1895, Lusbys Mill, Owen County (first of two parts) .... 155

Announcements ............................................................................... 159

Communications .............................................................................. 161

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 162
Psychic Roots, a review ..................................................................... 165

Queries ............................................................................................ 166

Relatively Speaking .......................................................................... 180


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Number Four, Summer 1996

Notice of Delinquent Taxpayers Published in the Argus of Western
America, 1818 (second of three parts) ............................................... 182

Taxpayers for 1895, Lusbys Mill, Owen County
(second of two parts)......................................................................... 192

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY—
Davis Milburn of Kentucky and Texas
Howard W. Holmes ........................................................................... 195

Unclaimed Letters at the Lexington Post Office, July 1894 ................ 196

Announcements ............................................................................... 197

Communications .............................................................................. 198

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 199

Queries ............................................................................................ 202

Relatively Speaking .......................................................................... 214

Surname Index, Volume 30 .............................................................. 215


                                           VOLUME 32

Number One, Autumn 1996

Paul and Susannah Mitchem: An Antislavery Saga
(first of three parts)...........................................................................     2

A Penny to Send Your Thoughts: Turn-of-the-Century Kentucky
Post Cards
Mary K. McCormick.......................................................................... 10

Unclaimed Letters at the Danville Post Office, July 1, 1801 .............. 12

Notice of Delinquent Taxpayers Published in the Argus of Western
America, 1818 (third of three parts) .................................................. 13

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY


                                                                                                     142
Land Book Number 3, 1823-1842
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 23

Unclaimed Letters at the Elizabethtown Post Office,
January 1, 1830
compiled by Mary Jo Jones .............................................................. 28

The Montgomery, Barnett, Baird, Graham, and Coplin Families of
Pennsylvania, Kentucky, and Indiana
Thelma M. Murphy ........................................................................... 29

Local News in The Sayings, Harrodsburg, January 9, 1895............... 32

Customers in the Ledger of the Store at Hinkston’s Station,
1794-97 ........................................................................................... 33

Announcements ............................................................................... 41

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 42

Queries ............................................................................................ 47


Number Two, Winter 1996

“Nothing of Importance Has Occurred”: The School Journal of
Martha Foster of Allen County, 1853
Tom Stephens .................................................................................. 62

Paul and Susannah Mitchem: An Antislavery Saga
(second of three parts)
Edwin Burrows Smith ...................................................................... 75

Slaughters Married in Graves County or Elsewhere
compiled by Clifton Courtney Jr. ...................................................... 83

Register of Deaths in Maysville (1864-1887)
From the Maysville Republican ......................................................... 84

A Much-Loved House: Notes on the Family of Minerva Jane Hough
and Samuel Hensley of Hart County
Helen Boston Cooper ........................................................................ 88

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Constable Bonds Prior to 1811 ......................................................... 91
Judgements Dismissed, 1789 ........................................................... 93


                                                                                                    143
Paupers, 1874 .................................................................................. 94
Receipts and Pauper Reports, 1891-1892 ......................................... 95
Bastardy Cases ................................................................................ 97
compiled by Pat Craven

BIBLE RECORDS
Futrell Family Genealogical Information
compiled by Roger H. Futrell ............................................................ 98
Records of the Abrams family of Jackson, Madison, and Trimble
Counties
submitted by Geneva S. Pettit........................................................... 101

Communications .............................................................................. 100

Voters of Lexington, from The Kentucky Leader, August 11, 1889 ..... 102

Fayette County Election Officers, 1889, from the
Lexington Daily Press........................................................................ 106

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 107

Unclaimed Letters at the Middlesboro Post Office,
January 23, 1892............................................................................. 111

Queries ............................................................................................ 112


Number Three, Spring 1997

African American Genealogy in Kentucky: A Case Study
Linda Anderson ................................................................................ 122

Census Report of the District Colored Trustee,
Greenup County, 1881 ..................................................................... 125

Origins and Migrations of the Lanter Family
William G. Adams............................................................................. 128

Journal of John Breathitt’s Trip to Vincennes, 1804 ......................... 129

Paul and Susannah Mitchem: An Antislavery Saga
(third of three parts)
Edwin Burrows Smith ...................................................................... 131

Genealogical Information in The Green River Republican,
November 19, 1908 .......................................................................... 133


                                                                                                     144
White Family Reunion, Kenton County, circa 1906 ........................... 135

Patients at the “Feeble-Minded Asylum,” Frankfort, June 16, 1900... 136

Webster County Deaths, 1907 .......................................................... 139

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Presentments to the Grand Jury of the County Court
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 145

Delinquent Tax List and Land Sales Book, 1819 ............................... 150

BIBLE RECORDS
Records from the Family Bible of Samuel Pate of Hancock County
compiled by Jerry Long .................................................................... 154

Premiums Awarded to Citizens of Mercer at the Danville Fair,
from The Kentucky People, 1870 ....................................................... 157

Communications .............................................................................. 158

Announcements ............................................................................... 159

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 160

Queries ............................................................................................ 167

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 180


Number Four, Summer 1997

Weddings and obituaries in the Frankfort Commonwealth,
November and December, 1853 ........................................................ 182

Genealogical Information on the Hagans Family of Letcher and
Floyd Counties
biographical sketch of Dr. Allen Christian Hagans by his son, Hiram
Gilbert Hagans
genealogical information compiled by Jane Clark Heist, Dr. Hagan’s
granddaughter
photo identifications by Rose Hagans Bowling .................................. 194

Delinquent Tax List and Land Sales Book, 1819 (part two) ............... 197



                                                                                                     145
Book Notes ....................................................................................... 201

Queries ............................................................................................ 203

Announcements ............................................................................... 215

Relatively Speaking .......................................................................... 217

Index, Volume 32 ............................................................................. 220


                                           VOLUME 33

Number One, Autumn 1997

“This Is As Good As Can Be Made”: Excerpts From a
Nineteenth-Century Cookbook
Mary K. McCormick..........................................................................           1

Genealogical Information on the Hanna Family of Shelby County
submitted by Donna M. Wilson.........................................................                 5

Narrative on the Family of Elizabeth Hedges of Virginia and
Montgomery County .........................................................................           8

Life and Death in Canmer, Kentucky
Helen Boston Cooper ........................................................................          9

Thomas Hawes of Caroline County, Virginia, and Gallatin County,
Kentucky
Helen Hawes Hudgins ...................................................................... 12

Delinquent Tax List and Land Sales Book, 1819 (part three) ............. 16

Obituary and Genealogy of Fannie Tabler, Harrodsburg Democrat,
September 19, 1884 ......................................................................... 25

Kentuckians Mentioned in the Knoxville Sentinel, February 1899
compiled by Dr. Thomas H. Appleton Jr. .......................................... 26

BIBLE RECORDS
Bibles of the Kasey and Drury Families of Virginia and
Breckinridge County......................................................................... 27
Genealogical Information of the Hartley Family of Hardin County
submitted by Helen Wells ................................................................. 30
The Wash Family of Anderson County


                                                                                                     146
submitted by Vickie Bruce Gorby ..................................................... 31

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Archibald McDonald, Dancing School Master, and His Subscribers
and Clients, 1795 .............................................................................    33
Complaint Against William Gray, June-July 1785.............................                        35
Burned Judgements .........................................................................        36
Petitions and Requests for Change of Venue (M-Z) ............................                      37
Agreement Between John Anderson and James Green, 1827 ............                                 39
Nelson County Judgements, 1801-04
compiled by Pat Craven ....................................................................        39

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 40

Announcements ............................................................................... 48

Queries ............................................................................................ 49


Number Two, Winter 1997

Children’s Letters to Santa Claus, Lexington Leader,
December 18, 1902 .......................................................................... 61

Unclaimed Letters at the Frankfort and Shelbyville Post Offices,
October 20, 1804 ............................................................................. 63

BIBLE RECORDS
Records of the Family of James Gentry of Madison County
(1802-1898)
compiled by Phyllis Cuzick Williams ................................................. 64
Records of the Bohannon and Montgomery Families of Gallatin
and Carroll Counties
compiled by Diane Wilkens............................................................... 66

Deaths, Funerals, and ‘Funeral Discourses’ Recorded in the
Journal of Joseph Price Howe, 1798-1826 ........................................ 71

Employees and Creditors of the Pineville Coal and Coke Company,
May 20, 1897 ................................................................................... 75

The Religious Family of William Wooden of Hart County
Verna W. Gilbert............................................................................... 77

Delinquent Tax List and Land Sales Book, 1819 (part four)............... 79



                                                                                                    147
Thomas Hawes of Caroline County, Virginia, and Gallatin County,
Kentucky (part two) .......................................................................... 85

Customers and Suppliers in the Ledger of John G. Walker’s
Drugstore, Brandenburg, 1859......................................................... 90

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Subscribers to James Caldwell’s School, 1788 .................................. 96
Exhibits in the Case of Edward S. Thomas vs. the Administrators
of Michael Couchman, Deceased, 1807............................................. 97
Letter From William Chenault to Stephen Chenault,
September 17, 1813 ......................................................................... 98
Index to the Deposition Book, Land Book 12, 1800-1816.................. 99
Letter to Jasper Muir From Thomas Melbourne, 1861 ...................... 100
compiled by Pat Craven

Announcements ............................................................................... 102

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 103

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 104

Queries ............................................................................................ 108


Number Three, Spring 1998

In Those Days: Reminiscences of Lilly Ann Dobbs Newton
of Pulaski County ............................................................................. 121

Biographical Sketch of Grandison R. Lee of Franklin
and Owen Counties .......................................................................... 123

Soldiers of the 4th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Spanish-
American War, 1898-99.................................................................... 125

The Fisher and Schooling Families of Mercer and Washington
Counties .......................................................................................... 145

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Estate Administrator Relinquishments, 1871-1895
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 150

Students of Third District School, Covington, 1934-35 ..................... 154

Members of the Democratic Society of Clark County, 1793 ............... 156


                                                                                                     148
Unclaimed Letters in the Kentucky Reporter, Lexington, July 1927 ... 159

Announcements ............................................................................... 165

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 166

Queries ............................................................................................ 167

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 178


Number Four, Summer 1998

Unclaimed Letters in the Middlesborough News,
October 1891-March 1892................................................................ 181

Members of the Confederate Association of Kentucky, 1893.............. 187

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Marriage Contract of Edmund Able/Abell and Lucy Cole/
Coal, December 1820 ....................................................................... 198
Various Land Cases.......................................................................... 199
compiled by Pat Craven

Queries ............................................................................................ 200

Vacationers at Tatham Springs Resort, Washington County, 1897.... 211

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 212

Announcements ............................................................................... 213

Surname Index to Volume 33 ........................................................... 215


                                            VOLUME 34

Number One, Autumn 1998

Notes on the Francis S. Bryan Family of Nelson and Daviess
Counties ..........................................................................................   2

Flood Victims in the Ashland Republican, February 21, 1884............                                8

African Americans in the Louisville Commercial, May 18, 1890.......... 11


                                                                                                      149
Soldiers of the 4th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Spanish-
American War, 1898-99 (part 2) ....................................................... 13

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Burned Circuit Court (Chancery Records).........................................                       30
Benjamin Lawless vs. Moses Kirkpatrick Heirs .................................                         30
Conflicting Land Claims on Harrod’s Creek, Jefferson County...........                                 30
Depositions of Thomas McCarty, William Postleweight,
and Samuel Phillip, 1807 .................................................................             31
John Dicken, Assignee of John Baker, Assignee of
William Lynn, Assignee of Henry Brenton and John Phillips, 1780....                                    31
Pre-emptions of John Baker, Isaac Baker, and Moses Kirkpatrick.....                                    31
Deed from John Dicken of Lincoln County to Benjamin Lawless of
Washington County, 1801 ................................................................               31
Depositions of Thomas Curry, William Postleweight, and Frederick
Edwards, 1810 .................................................................................        32
Decision ...........................................................................................   34
Benjamin Lawless Recants Deed, June 27, 1810
compiled by Pat Craven ....................................................................            34

Some Kentucky Confederate Veterans Who Died in Arkansas ........... 35

Obituary of Confederate Colonel W. T. Withers, Lexington,
June 17, 1889.................................................................................. 39

Sale Bill of J. L. Moss of Versailles, Breeder’s Gazette, 1849 ............. 41

Queries ............................................................................................ 42

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 49

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 55

The Anglea Family of Simpson County, Kentucky, and
Sumner County, Tennessee .............................................................. 56

Announcements ............................................................................... 58


Number Two, Winter 1998

The Ledger Books of Doctor John S. Turner of Irvine,
Estill County .................................................................................... 62

Notes on the Francis S. Bryan Family of Nelson


                                                                                                       150
and Daviess Counties (part 2)........................................................... 67

Burials in the Olivet Methodist Church Cemetery, Mason County ..... 76

Soldiers of the 4th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, 1898-99
(part 3) ............................................................................................. 79

Unclaimed Letter in the Spirit of Seventy-Six, Frankfort,
October 25, 1827 ............................................................................. 91

Bible Records
Records of the Family of John Glasgow Fitzpatrick of
Madison and Bell Counties ............................................................... 92

The Samuel Waters Family of Lincoln and Washington Counties ...... 93

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Constable Bonds, 1811-1820 ........................................................... 106
Additions to Research Boxes WWWW and XXXX............................... 109
compiled by Pat Craven

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 110

Communications .............................................................................. 114

Queries ............................................................................................ 115

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 119


Number Three, Spring 1999

Citizens and Advertisers in the Hazel Green Herald,
Wolfe County, March 4, 1885 ........................................................... 122

Louisville Orphans in the Lexington Leader, July 11, 1889 ............... 130

Obituary of Samuel Lanham of Springfield, Kentucky, and
Kansas, 1907 ................................................................................... 131

Unclaimed Letters in the Springfield News-Leader,
January 26, 1888............................................................................. 131

Early Kentucky Postal History in Bardstown, Middletown,
Georgetown, and Russellville
Henry A. Hudson and Mary Kay Hudson .......................................... 132


                                                                                                      151
African American Funeral Director Records, Bloomfield,
Nelson County, 1919-50 (part 1)
compiled by Lillian Ockerman .......................................................... 138

Delayed Kentucky Birth Records in Switzerland County, Indiana
submitted by Ruth Dorrel................................................................. 148

Kentucky Confederate Soldiers Buried at Various Locations
compiled by Raymond W. Watkins.................................................... 154

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
Captain John Thompson of Kentucky and Missouri
Betty Rolwing Darnell....................................................................... 158

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Nelson County, Virginia (Kentucky) Judgments, 1785-86
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 159

Weddings and Obituaries in the Kentucky Tribune, Danville,
September 1843 ............................................................................... 165

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 166

Communications .............................................................................. 169

Announcements ............................................................................... 170

Queries ............................................................................................ 172

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 180


Number Four, Summer 1999

Extracts from the Georgetown Telegraph, 1812................................. 182

Burials in the O’Bannon–Williamson Cemetery,
Jefferson County .............................................................................. 188

Announcement ................................................................................. 191

African American Funeral Director Records, Bloomfield,
Nelson County, 1919-50 (part 2)....................................................... 192

Letter from John Wyatt Leathers of Kenton County to William


                                                                                                     152
Leathers, November 10, 1847 ........................................................... 202

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Chancery Docket, 1831-1840
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 203

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 208

Queries ............................................................................................ 211

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 217

Surname Index, Volume 34 .............................................................. 218


                                           VOLUME 35

Number One Autumn 1999

Burials in the Myers-Cardinal Hill Graveyard, Jefferson County .......                                2

Letters of Dr. Caleb Jones III, Graves County.................................... 10

The Paternal Ancestry of Governor A. B. “Happy” Chandler............... 14

Vital Statistics of the Adkins Family of Rowan County ...................... 23

Kentuckians Buried in Memorial Lawn Cemetery,
Jacksonville, Illinois ......................................................................... 24

Unclaimed Letters in the National Republican, Lancaster,
April 21, 1848 .................................................................................. 33

African American Funeral Director Records, Bloomfield,
Nelson County, 1919-50 (part 3)....................................................... 34

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Chancery Docket, 1831-1840 (part 2)
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 40

Burials in the Brewer Family Cemetery, Owsley County.................... 45

Announcements ............................................................................... 49

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 50



                                                                                                     153
Queries ............................................................................................ 55


Number Two, Winter 1999

Free African Americans in Casey County During the Era
of the Underground Railroad
Doris Wilkinson................................................................................ 62

Burials in the Quillman Cemetery, Cardinal Hill Road,
Jefferson County .............................................................................. 66

Descendants of Elijah Collard and Jane Whitfield of Nelson,
Hardin, and Grayson Counties ......................................................... 70

Marriage Returns of Minister “Racoon John” Smith, 1817-55 ........... 79

Lost Records of Nelson County
Chancery Docket, 1831-40 (part 3)
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 97

African American Funeral Director Records, Bloomfield,
Nelson County, 1919-50 (part 4)
compiled by Lillian Ockerman .......................................................... 106

Extracts from The Paris Weekly Advertiser, Bourbon County,
December 1827–February 1828 ........................................................ 108

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 109

Communications .............................................................................. 114

Announcements ............................................................................... 115

Queries ............................................................................................ 116

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 120


Number Three, Spring 2000

Abstracts from the Records of St. Andrew’s Church,
Jefferson County, 1851-1891 ........................................................... 122

Descendants of Elijah Collard and Jane Whitfield of Nelson,
Hardin, and Grayson Counties (part 2) ............................................. 128


                                                                                                     154
Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 2) ................... 138
Using Legal History Resources in Family Research
Kurt X. Metzmeier ............................................................................ 140

Lost 1855 Allen County Marriage Identified
Jerry Long........................................................................................ 146

Letter of Advice from Enoch Smith to his Children
submitted by Joyce A. Franklin ........................................................ 154

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Chancery Docket, 1831-1840 (part 4)
compiled by Pat Craven .................................................................... 156

Communications .............................................................................. 168

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 169

Announcements ............................................................................... 174

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 175

Queries ............................................................................................ 176

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 180

Number 4, Summer 2000

Guests at the Moody House Hotel, Eminence, Henry County, 1889
Marguerite Miller.............................................................................. 182

Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 2).................... 193

Descendants of Elijah Collard and Jane Whitfield of Nelson,
Hardin, and Grayson Counties (part 3) ............................................. 194

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 204

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 207

Announcement/Communications ..................................................... 209

Queries ............................................................................................ 214

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 216


                                                                                                     155
Determining the Identity of John Finley, Boone’s Guide (part 1)
Lee J. Bain ....................................................................................... 218

Surname Index, Volume 35 .............................................................. 221


                                            VOLUME 36

Number One, Autumn 2000

Abstracts of Various Coroner’s Inquests, Henry County
Marguerite A. Miller..........................................................................         2

Determining the Identity of John Finley, Boone’s Guide (part 2)
Lee J. Bain .......................................................................................    6

Kentuckians Mentioned in the Louisville Courier-Journal,
August 21, 1882
transcribed by Thomas H. Appleton Jr. ............................................ 10

Descendants of George Hume of Scotland, Virginia, and Kentucky.... 11

Announcements ............................................................................... 19

Descendants of Elijah Collard and Jane Whitfield of Nelson,
Hardin, and Grayson Counties (part 4) ............................................. 20

Bible Records
The George Higginbotham Family of Madison County
transcribed by Dr. Kenneth W. Smith ............................................... 27

Pendleton County Fee Bills, 1832-41 ................................................ 34

Fees Paid to Jurors, Pendleton County, 1838-41 .............................. 36

Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 3).................... 39

LOST RECORDS OF NELSON COUNTY
Chancery Docket, 1831-1840 (part 5) ...............................................                   42
Justices of the Peace & Commissioners, 1785-1802 .........................                            46
William R. Hynes’s Administrators, List of Taxable Property,
August Court, 1838..........................................................................          48
Commonwealth of Kentucky vs. John W. Carrico ..............................                           49
compiled by Pat Craven

Communications .............................................................................. 50


                                                                                                      156
Book Notes ....................................................................................... 52

Queries ............................................................................................ 56

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 60


Number Two, Winter 2000

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book No. 1, 1890......... 62

Land and Heirs of Evan Thomas of Pendleton County, South
Carolina, and Caldwell County, Kentucky, 1812-14 .......................... 72

The Ancestry and Sad Fate of Tabitha Price Holmes, Widow
of Andrew Holmes of Lexington
Frederick S. Sherman....................................................................... 74

Todd County in 1879, from the Frankfort Tri-Weekly Yeoman,
April 19, 1879 .................................................................................. 79

Descendants of Elijah Collard and Jane Whitfield of Nelson,
Hardin, and Grayson Counties (part 5) ............................................. 80

Fey School, Jefferson County, 1877-1923
Marguerite A. Miller.......................................................................... 94

Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 4).................... 98

Abstracts from The Farmer’s Friend, Russellville, 1809-10 (part 1) .... 103

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 108

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 110

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 112

Queries ............................................................................................ 116

Announcements ............................................................................... 119

Communications .............................................................................. 120


Number Three, Spring 2001


                                                                                                     157
Descendants of James Curry and Nancy Wilson of
Northern Ireland, Pennsylvania, and Kentucky
Charles A. Curry .............................................................................. 122

Union African American Soldiers in Green Hill Cemetery,
Franklin County
John M. Trowbridge ......................................................................... 125

Guests at the Moody House Hotel, Eminence, Henry County
transcribed by Marguerite Miller....................................................... 130

Abstracts from The Farmer’s Friend, Russellville, 1809-10 (part 2) .... 140

Grayson County School Students, 1905-15 ...................................... 148

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book No. 1
1890 (part 2) .................................................................................... 154

If You Come to a Fork in the Road, Take It: Notes on the
Gupton Family of Virginia and Kentucky
Helen Boston Cooper ........................................................................ 164

Bearing the Testimony Faithfully: The Alkire Family of
Virginia and Kentucky (part 1)
Erma Jean Loveland......................................................................... 166

KENTUCKIANS WHO WENT THATAWAY
Kentuckians in Carroll County, Missouri, Before 1876...................... 168

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 169

Announcements ............................................................................... 172

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 173

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 175

Queries ............................................................................................ 177


Number Four, Summer 2001

The Lamar Family of Maryland, Kentucky, and New Mexico
Darlene Compton Sheets .................................................................. 182



                                                                                                     158
Admission Records of the St. Joseph Orphan Society,
Louisville, 1888-1925
Mary Margaret Bell........................................................................... 185

Abstracts of Shouse/Shoush Deed Transactions,
Montgomery County, 1818-1875
Chester C. Buchanan ....................................................................... 202

Bearing the Testimony Faithfully: The Alkire Family
of Virginia and Kentucky (part 2)
Erma Jean Loveland......................................................................... 206

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 209

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book
No. 1, 1890 (part 3) .......................................................................... 214

Abstracts from the Farmer’s Friend, Russellville,
1809-10 (part 3) ............................................................................... 216

Communications .............................................................................. 218

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 219

Queries ............................................................................................ 221

Surname Index, Volume 36 .............................................................. 224


                                           VOLUME 37

Number One, Autumn 2001

Dennis Doram and Diademia Taylor of Danville and
Their Family .....................................................................................    2

Marcus DeLafayette Cocanougher’s Journal, Washington County .....                                     5

Presidential Ancestors
President Harry S. Truman and His Shelby and Woodford
County Ancestors ............................................................................. 16

Bryant School Students, Franklin County, 1916............................... 21

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book
No. 1, 1890 (part 4) .......................................................................... 22


                                                                                                     159
The Lamar Family of Maryland, Kentucky, and
New Mexico (part 2) .......................................................................... 24

Admission Records of the St. Joseph Orphan Society,
Louisville, 1888-1925 (part 2)
Mary Margaret Bell........................................................................... 28

Abstracts from the Farmer’s Friend, Russellville, 1809-10 (part 4) .... 49

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 51

Communications .............................................................................. 52

Announcements ............................................................................... 52

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 54

Queries ............................................................................................ 58

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 60


Number Two, Winter 2001

Lieutenant James Felix McGuire and the
Battle of Blue Licks (part 1)
Bobby McGuire ................................................................................ 62

Golden Wedding Anniversary of Thomas Jefferson and
Nancy (Marshall) Mountjoy ............................................................... 71

Final Summons: Funeral Cards in the Kentucky Library
of Western Kentucky University
Jonathon Jeffrey .............................................................................. 72

Abstracts from the Farmer’s Friend, Russellville, 1809-10 (part 5) .... 78

Admission Records of the St. Joseph Orphan Society,
Louisville, 1888-1925 (part 3)
Mary Margaret Bell........................................................................... 98

Presidential Ancestors: President Truman’s Early
Shipp Lineage
Norman R. Peters ............................................................................. 102



                                                                                                    160
Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 4).................... 107

Announcements ............................................................................... 112

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 113

Queries ............................................................................................ 117

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 120


Number Three, Spring 2002

Kentucky Land Search: A Case Study of a Specific
50 Acres, 1784-2002
Betty L. Warren ................................................................................ 122

Abstracts from the Grayson Gazette, 1886-1900............................... 131

Matthew Rogers and his Kentucky Descendants
John M. Bell..................................................................................... 140

Admission Records of the St. Joseph Orphan Society,
Louisville, 1888-1925 (part 4)
Mary Margaret Bell........................................................................... 154

Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 5) .................... 161

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book
No. 1, 1890 (part 5) .......................................................................... 166

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 171

Relatively Speaking .......................................................................... 173

Queries ............................................................................................ 175

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 178


Number Four, Summer 2002

Ancestors and Family of Dillon Asher of Clay County
Janene Carole Simpson .................................................................... 182

Lieutenant James Felix McGuire and the Battle


                                                                                                     161
of Blue Licks (part 2)
Bobby McGuire ................................................................................ 191

Admission Records of the St. Joseph Orphan Society,
Louisville, 1888-1925 (part 4)
Mary Margaret Bell........................................................................... 198

Millersburg Military Institute, Bourbon County, 1910....................... 209

Relatively Speaking .......................................................................... 214

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 216

Announcements ............................................................................... 222

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 223

Surname Index, Volume 37 .............................................................. 224


                                          VOLUME 38

Number One, Autumn 2002

John H. Slatton of Tennessee and His Six Kentucky Soldier Sons
Clinton Slayton ................................................................................    2

Orphans Listed in the Lexington Leader, 1899 ..................................                     6

African American Births, Lincoln County, 1854 ................................                      8

Champe Carter of Amherst County, Virginia, and Lincoln County,
Kentucky.......................................................................................... 14

Vergissmeinnicht Entries of the Quillman and Suchsland
Families of Jefferson County
Marguerite Miller.............................................................................. 15

Harvey Kelly and Mary Jane Campbell of Kentucky and Missouri
Brooks Kelly ..................................................................................... 16

Thomas Hardwick Sr. of Virginia and Kentucky and His Missouri
Descendants
Virgil Hoftiezer.................................................................................. 17

More Abstracts of Shouse/Shoush Deed Transactions,


                                                                                                   162
Montgomery County, 1822-97
Chester C. Buchanan ....................................................................... 23

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County,
Check Book No. 1, 1890 (part 6) ....................................................... 36

Index of the Frankfort Commonwealth, 1833-35 (part 6) .................... 42

Announcements ............................................................................... 47

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 49

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 50

Queries ............................................................................................ 52

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 60


Number Two, Winter 2002

The Alvey Family of England, Maryland, and Kentucky
Robert Lee Alvey Sr .......................................................................... 62

Index to Necrology in Annual Proceedings of the
Kentucky State Bar Association
Kurt X. Metzmeier ............................................................................ 74

Kentucky Confederate Home Burials, Pewee Valley, 1903-24 ............ 80

Kentucky State College, Students and Faculty, Lexington, 1906 ....... 94

Two Freedmen’s Bureau Apprenticeships, Bourbon County, 1866 .... 104

Some Jefferson County Germans Who Served in the Union Army .... 106

Announcements ............................................................................... 110

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 111

Queries ............................................................................................ 113

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 118


Number 3, Spring 2003


                                                                                                     163
The Kelley Family of McCracken County and
the Bald Knob Graveyard
Treva Kelley Courter ......................................................................... 122

Tombstone Inscriptions, Jefferson and Shelby Counties ................... 128

The Alvey Family of England, Maryland, and Kentucky (part 2)
Robert Lee Alvey Sr. ......................................................................... 141

Bible Records ................................................................................... 156

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 164

John H. Slatton of Tennessee and His Six Kentucky Soldier Sons
(part 2)
Clinton Slayton ................................................................................ 167

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 170

Announcements/Communications ................................................... 174

Queries ............................................................................................ 175

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 180


Number 4 Summer 2003

Abstracts from the Lexington Intelligencer, August 5, 1842
transcribed by Dr. Melba Porter Hay................................................. 182

Abstracts from the Paris True Kentuckian, May 28, 1867 .................. 188

Letter to Fannie Owens, Barren County, 1879
transcribed by Dr. Thomas H. Appleton Jr...........................................190

Abstracts from the Kentucky Messenger, Richmond,
May 12, 1865
transcribed by Dr. Melba Porter Hay................................................. 191

Sales of Forfeited Lands, 1845.......................................................... 192

Admission Records of the St. Joseph Orphan Society,
Louisville, 1888-1925 (part 5)
Mary Margaret Bell........................................................................... 198


                                                                                                     164
Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 208

Queries ............................................................................................ 213

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 217

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 218

Index, Volume 38 ............................................................................. 222


                                            VOLUME 39

Number 1, Autumn 2003

The Baugh Family: Virginia to Kentucky, via South Carolina
Ivan W. Baugh .......................................................................................   3

From French Huguenots to Kentuckians: A deJarnat/Rice Line
John M. Bell.....................................................................................       7

Some Germans from Jefferson County, Kentucky, Who Served in the
Union Army During the Civil War, Part 2
Joseph R. Reinhart........................................................................... 12

The Alvey Family of England, Maryland, and Kentucky, Part 3
Robert Lee Alvey Sr. ......................................................................... 14

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 21

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book No. 1, 1890,
Part 7 ............................................................................................... 23

Civil War Pass of Sally Harris, Camp Nelson, 1863. .......................... 26

Sales of Forfeited Lands, 1845, Part 2............................................... 28

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 36

Abstracts from the Louisville Daily Courier, December 27, 1866
transcribed by Dr. Melba Porter Hay................................................. 39

Tombstone Inscriptions, Jefferson and Oldham Counties.................. 50

Announcements ............................................................................... 55


                                                                                                        165
Queries ............................................................................................ 56

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 60


Number 2, Winter 2003

The Curd Family and its Mercer County Ghost Towns
Jean C. Dones .................................................................................. 62

Tombstone Inscriptions, Garrard County.......................................... 65

Abstracts from the Cumberland Courier, Burksville, July 29, 1874.... 66

Edmonson County School Census, 1877 .......................................... 70

The Fey School and the Felix Pousardien Family
Marguerite A. Miller.......................................................................... 83

Baugh Families in the Early History of Kentucky
Ivan W. Baugh.................................................................................. 87

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 97

Thataway ......................................................................................... 101

Abstracts from the Lexington Observer & Reporter,
January 13, 1864
Dr. Melba Porter Hay........................................................................ 104

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 111

Queries ............................................................................................ 113

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 114


Number 3, Spring 2004

The Troutman Family and its 1911 Nelson County Reunion ............. 118

Thomas Arnold, Cooper, Farmer, and Civil Servant
Retha I. Sleezer ................................................................................ 127

The Strother Moses Cook Family of Mercer County


                                                                                                     166
and the Civil War
Jean D. Dones.................................................................................. 133

Marriages Performed by Rev. Andrew Tribble,
Madison County, 1800–1813 ................................................................135

The Alvey Family of England, Maryland, and Kentucky, Part 4
Robert Lee Alvey Sr. ......................................................................... 137

Knox County School Census............................................................. 148

Jacob and Susan Garr and their family ............................................ 156

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book
No. 1, 1890, Part 8 ........................................................................... 159

Tombstone Inscriptions, Jefferson County ........................................ 163

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 167

Announcements ............................................................................... 168

Queries ............................................................................................ 169

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 172


Number 4, Summer 2004

Kentucky African American Immigrants to Liberia, 1820-43
Dr. Adell Patton Jr. .......................................................................... 174

Abstracts from the Kentucky Statesman, March 20, 1850
transcribed by Dr. Thomas H. Appleton Jr........................................ 182

The Alvey Family of England, Maryland, and Kentucky, Part 5
Robert Lee Alvey Sr. ......................................................................... 189

Queries ............................................................................................ 203

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 205

Announcements ............................................................................... 207

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 208



                                                                                                     167
Surname Index, Volume 39 .............................................................. 209


                                            Volume 40

Number 1, Autumn 2004

The Salt River Tigers: Anderson County and the Mexican War
John M. Trowbridge .........................................................................         2

General Store Ledger, Jeffersontown, 1839–51 ................................. 10

Searching for Indigenous Ancestors
Dr. Fay A. Yarbrough ....................................................................... 17

Abstracts from Kentucky Farming, October 1917 .............................. 21

Baugh Families of Logan County, 1817–1880
Ivan W. Baugh.................................................................................. 26

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Jefferson County
Marguerite A. Miller.......................................................................... 33

Abstracts from the Lexington Intelligencer
Dr. Thomas H. Appleton Jr. .............................................................. 44

Queries ............................................................................................ 51

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 54

Announcements ............................................................................... 55

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 56


Number 2, Winter 2004

From Carolina to Kentucky: Andrew Colley—Farmer,
Fighter, Pioneer
Betty Butler Ravenholt ..................................................................... 58

Kentucky African Americans in the Navy During the Civil War
John M. Trowbridge ......................................................................... 75

Abstracts from the Harrodsburg Herald, December 1915
transcribed by Kandie Adkinson ....................................................... 93


                                                                                                    168
The Tapp, Wilson, and Prewitt Families of Montgomery County
John Marshall Prewitt ...................................................................... 95

Relatively Speaking
Martha W. Jackson .......................................................................... 97

Bethel College Catalog, Russellville, 1879-80 .................................... 99

Vital Statistics .................................................................................. 102

Announcements ............................................................................... 110

Queries ............................................................................................ 111

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 112


Number 3, Spring 2005

The Life and Family of Lt. Gov. John Caldwell
Sandy Caldwell................................................................................. 118

First Methodist Presbyterian Church, Eminence, 1877–1925
Bettyann Noe Keiser ......................................................................... 124

The John Baugh Family Cemetery, Logan County
Ivan Baugh....................................................................................... 137

Private James A. Johnson’s Civil War Letters
transcribed by Kandie Adkinson ....................................................... 141

Cooper Family Funeral Cards and Obituaries, 1889–1924 ................ 147

“Doomed to their Fate”: Kentuckians at Dudley’s Defeat,
May 5, 1813
John M. Trowbridge ......................................................................... 150

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 169

Book Notes ....................................................................................... 170

Queries ............................................................................................ 171


Number 4, Summer 2005


                                                                                                     169
Benjamin F. Lofland, Horatio T. Lofland Jr., and John B. Williams:
Loyalists in Confederate Territory
Roger H. Futrell................................................................................ 174

From Carolina to Kentucky: Andrew Colley—Farmer, Fighter,
Pioneer, Part 2
Betty Butler Ravenholt ..................................................................... 181

“Doomed to Their Fate”: Kentuckians at Dudley’s Defeat,
May 5, 1813, Part 2
John M. Trowbridge ......................................................................... 191

First Editor of Kentucky Ancestors Lived, Loved History, Genealogy
Thomas E. Stephens......................................................................... 205

Queries ............................................................................................ 207

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 208

Announcements ............................................................................... 209

Surname Index, Volume 40 .............................................................. 211


                                            Volume 41

Number 1, Autumn 2005

From Carolina to Kentucky: Andrew Colley—Farmer, Fighter,
Pioneer, Part 3
Betty Butler Ravenholt .....................................................................          2

Unclaimed Letters in the Hopkinsville Gazette, April 1, 1837.............                             8

Ellis Family Reunion, Falmouth, 1909.............................................. 10

Eminence General Store Ledger, 1905-6 ........................................... 11

Kentuckians on the Mississinewa, War of 1812
John M. Trowbridge ......................................................................... 14

List of Claims in the Springfield News, Washington County, 1892..... 46

Queries ............................................................................................ 50



                                                                                                     170
Book Notes ....................................................................................... 51

Announcements ............................................................................... 53

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 56


Number 2, Winter 2005

Perryville Casualty Database Reveals True Cost of War
Stuart W. Sanders ............................................................................ 58

Those Mentioned in the Springfield News, Washington County,
December 1, 1892 ............................................................................ 73

Announcements ............................................................................... 76

Pink Things: A Memoir of the Edwards Family of Harrodsburg
Betty Edwards Dickson .................................................................... 77

Some Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Kentucky ...................... 95

Queries ............................................................................................ 111

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 112


Number 3, Spring 2006

James Logan and His Descendants
Joan Carruthers............................................................................... 118

Kentuckians at the Battle of Tippecanoe
John M. Trowbridge ......................................................................... 125

Catalog of Powell Academy, Catlettsburg, 1868-69............................ 148

Transcriptions from the Wine and Spirit Bulletin,
1888-89, Part 1
Dr. Thomas H. Appleton, Jr.............................................................. 151

Corinth Deposit Bank, Grant County, Check Book
No. 1, 1890, Part 9 ........................................................................... 158

Kentuckians in Death Notices of the Nashville Christian
Advocate, June-December 1857


                                                                                                     171
Jonathon Kennon Thompson Smith ................................................. 164

Queries ............................................................................................ 169

Tombstone Inscriptions, Cox’s Creek Baptist Church
Cemetery, Nelson County ................................................................. 170

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 171


Number 4, Summer 2006

Annotated Notes on Bloody Monday, Louisville, August 6, 1855
Tom Stephens .................................................................................. 174

Logan County Emancipations, 1792-1865
Judy Lyne ........................................................................................ 182

Those Mentioned in the Cumberland Courier, Burksville,
July 29, 1877 ................................................................................... 209

Correspondence ............................................................................... 211

Queries ............................................................................................ 211

Mystery Album ................................................................................. 228

Index................................................................................................ 212


                                             Volume 42

Number 4, Summer 2007

The Abraham G. Baugh Family of Logan County, KY (c. 1830-1880)
Ivan W. Baugh ……………………………………………………………………170

Klotter wins 2007 Governor’s Award ………………………………………..181

Obituary of 103-year-old Dora Pousardien ………………………………..181

Vital Statistics ……………………………………………………………………182

Announcements…………………………………………………………………..184

The Life and Times of Robert B. McAfee and His Family


                                                                                                      172
and Connections, Part Three…………………………………………….…….188

Book Notes…………………………………………………………………………203

Queries……………………………………………………………………………...206

L. Shadrach Futrell (1831-1906)
Roger Futrell……………………………………………………………………….207

Surname Index……………………………………………………………………213

Mystery Album…………………………………………………………………….224




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