from Mercer County, Kentucky – Biographies William Logan Reed was born May 19, 1819, in Lexington, Kentucky, where he was reared until 1835, when he was sent to Kelley’s High School, at Harrodsburg. In 1836 he commenced to learn the tanner’s trade with his brothers and spent two and […]
Lucy Belle Bolton was born 151 years ago – March 31, 1861 – in Garrard County, Kentucky. Lucy was the daughter of James Bolton and Rebecca Prather. Lucy married James E. Simpson in 1878.
New Haven, Connecticut – Marriages The First Congregational Church, Milford Newton Prudden and Elizabeth Northrop married – March 18, 1784 Phineas Baldwin and Abigail Woodruff married – March 31, 1784 Jehiel Bryan and Polly Treat married – April 29, 1784 Robert Treat and Content Bryan married – April […]
Twins, Benjamin Alexander Janes and Sarah Jane Janes, were born 163 years ago – March 30, 1849 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Benjamin and Sarah were the children of James Thomas Janes and Rose McIlvoy. Their siblings were Mary Magdalene, Anna Catherine, Margaret Frances, Charles W. and Cardum Janes.
The Memphis Appeal, Memphis, Tennessee RICE John Henry Rice, for forty-two years a resident of this city, died at his home, 253 Adams Avenue, Sunday morning. To countless friends this announcement brought the most profound sorrow, for it is doubtful if within her citizenship Memphis held a man […]
Cordelia “Delia” Carrico was born 205 years ago – March 29, 1807 – in Charles County, Maryland. Cordelia was the daughter of Henry and Susanna Carrico. She married William Toon in 1829 in Washington County, Kentucky. Cordelia and William had 4 children: Henry Clay, Mary Jane, Susanna and Richard […]
Marriages of Princess Anne County, Virginia James Biddle and Anna Morse married – September 30, 1795 John Phillips Biddle and Sarah Gasking married – September 12, 1782 John Biddle and Amy Henly, daughter of William Henly, married – February 6, 1788 John Biddle and Mary Banks married – […]
Coleman Duncan was born 226 years ago – March 28, 1786 – in Virginia. Coleman was the son of Henry R. Duncan and Mildred Boyle. The family eventually moved to Nelson County, Kentucky. Coleman Duncan’s siblings were Rebecca, Fanny, William, Mary, Sidney, Thomas and Margaret.
from Mercer County, Kentucky – Biographies John Beverly Mann was born June 12, 1851, on the place where he grew to manhood, and now resides in Mercer County, Kentucky. His father, James B. Mann, was born in 1807, on Salt River, three miles south of Harrodsburg where he […]
Elizabeth Magdalene McIlvoy was born 180 years ago – March 27, 1832 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Elizabeth was the daughter of Daniel McIlvoy and Matilda Hardin. Elizabeth lived only three years, dying in 1836. Her siblings were Ben, Sarah Ann, Alexander, Charles, Mark Robert, Mary Jane, James Polin, Joseph […]