Gethsemani Abbey Cemetery Gethsemani Abbey is one of the most peaceful places on earth. Just driving onto the property makes life seem just a little slower and calmer. Gethsemani Abbey was begun in 1848 by the Trappist-Cistercian monks, who were founded in France in 1098. The abbey and […]
Sidney Duncan was born 224 years ago – February 29, 1788 – in Virginia. Sidney was the daughter of Henry R. Duncan and Mildred Boyle. Sidney married Philip Williams in Nelson County, Kentucky, in 1808. She died in Clay County, Indiana.
from The Sayings, Harrodsburg, Kentucky Wednesday, January 8, 1896 McFatridge Mr. Edward P. McFatridge died suddenly, Tuesday morning about 9 o’clock, at his home about two miles from Harrodsburg, on the Louisville pike, the immediate cause of death being heart failure. The deceased had been sick nearly three […]
John Peyton Powell was born 252 years ago – February 28, 1760 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. John was the son nof William Powell and Eleanor Peyton, the grandson of Valentine Peyton and Frances Linton. John married Tabitha Harris in 1783, in Powhattan County, Virginia. He died in […]
from History of Kentucky Illustrated, Edition 3 Hart County, Kentucky Captain Isaac R. H. Caldwell was born in Green County, Kentucky, at Mount Gilead, on Skinhouse Branch, October 28, 1839, and is one of six children, only two of whom are living, born to Robert H. and Elizabeth […]
Thomas Jewell was born 369 years ago – February 27, 1643 – in Braintree County, Massachusetts. Thomas was the son of Thomas Jewell and Grissell Fletcher. He married Susannah Guilford in 1672 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Thomas and Susannah had 8 children: John, Mary, Thomas, Ruth, Hannah, Hannah, Samuel […]
Family Group Sheet for Alexander Cooper Husband: Alexander Cooper Birth: Abt. 1834 in Washington Co., KY Baptism: 03 Aug 1834 in St. Rose Catholic Church Father: Augustine Cooper Mother: Mahala Bean First Wife: Mary Queen Spalding, 03 Feb 1863, Washington Co., KY Children: Name: Charles Alexander Cooper Birth: […]
Herbert Coulter was born 114 years ago – February 26, 1898 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Herbert married Nellie Burkhead, the daughter of Joseph Pope Burkhead and Sarah Bell Satterly. Herbert and Nellie are buried in Everygreen Cemetery in Willisburg, Kentucky.
Birth Records – Livingston County, Missouri Lankford, female, born 17 Oct 1883 at Chillicothe, Miisouri. Mother – Florence Woodford Lankford, born Ohio, aged 28. Father – Thomas Hutchinson Lankford, born Wayne County, Kentucky, aged 33, occupation – printer. Ward, male, born 22 Aug 1883 in Livingston County, Missouri. […]
William Joseph Lewis was born 272 years ago – February 25, 1740 – in Virginia. William was the son of Vincent Lewis and Ann Longworth. He married Catherine Jennings Linton, daughter of Moses Linton and Susanna Hancock. William and Catherine had 6 children: John, Hannah, Joseph, Susan, Mary […]