Today is the 204th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln. Following is the account of the marriage of his parents – Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks – that occurred in Washington County on June 12, 1806 – and the possibility that our famous president was born in […]
Thomas Dominic Clarkson was born 116 years ago – February 12, 1897 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Thomas was the son of Edwin Barbour Clarkson and Etta Clark Taylor. He married Annie Mae Lanham. They had 3 children: Rose Marilyn, Sarah Jane and James Barbour Clarkson.