From Mercer County, Kentucky, Biographies Edmund Burrus, the subject of this sketch, was born in Mercer County, May 7, 1823, and is a son of Edmund and Mary (Slaughter) Burrus; the former was a well-to-do farmer, and the latter was a woman of fine practical common sense. His […]
John Lewis was born 244 years ago – October 21, 1767 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. John was the son of William Joseph Lewis and Catherine Jennings Linton. He married Elizabeth Edwards. They had 2 children: Jonathan and Catherine.
Loudoun County, Virginia Loudoun County Will Book B pp. 47-48 In the name of God, Amen. I Giles Stephens of Loudoun County and Dominion of Virginia, being very old and infirm, though in my perfect senses and memory, calling to mind that it is alotted for all men […]
Elizabeth Ann Wheatley and Richard Milton Keene were married 138 years ago – October 20, 1873 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Elizabeth was the daughter of Stephen Wheatley and Susan Weathers. Richard was the son of Richard Keene and Susan Linton Moran. Richard and Elizabeth had 10 children: […]
Montgomery Burials at St. Dominic Cemetery William Peter Montgomery and Martha Ann Carrico Montgomery are my great-great-grandparents. William was born a couple of months after his father died during the cholera epidemic of 1833 in Washington County, Kentucky. Martha and William had 10 children – their son Robert […]
Susan Frances Warren and John Henry Carrico were married 113 years ago – October 19, 1898 – in Marion County, Kentucky. Susan was the daughter of George H. Warren and Annie Mattingly. John was the son of Benedict Joseph Napoleon Carrico and Melvina Ann Smith. Susan and John […]
Guthrie Family of Nelson County, Kentucky from Bloomfield, Chaplin and Fairfield, A History and Genealogy of Northeastern Nelson County, Kentucky complied by Robert P. Moore General Adam Guthrie first appears in Nelson County records on 10 Sep 1788, when John and Arabella Ash, for 100 pounds, conveyed to […]
Alethea Berkeley Hancock died 215 years ago – October 18, 1796 – in Fairfax County, Virginia. Alethea was the daughter of William Berkeley and Elizabeth Hancock, born in 1731. Alethea married George Hancock; I have no information on children.
From Mercer County, Kentucky, Biographies Robert E. Coleman, the proprietor of the largest livery stable in Harrodsburg, is a native of Mercer County, and was born July 14, 1836. His father, James H. Coleman, was born in Spottsylvania County, Virginia, October 6, 1809, and when a boy of […]
Martha Ann Carrico Montgomery died 90 years ago – October 17, 1921 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Martha was the daughter of Edward Carrico and Matilda Catherine Dillehay, born in 1839. She was the wife of William Peter Montgomery. William Peter and Martha had 10 children: John Thomas, […]