from Allen County, Kentucky – Biographies Beauford Warrick Bradburn, one of the rising young lawyers of Allen County, was born in Simpson County, Kentucky, on the 16th of April 1855. His parents were unable to give him such an education as they desired, but at the age of […]
Eliza Ray Knott was born 197 years ago – July 11, 1816 – in Washington County, Kentucky. She married Robert Mudd, son of Nicholas Mudd and Martha Janes, September 5, 1835. Eliza and Robert had 4 children: Charles Pius, Mary Elizabeth, Martha Jane and Patrick Robert Mudd.
from The Harrodsburg Herald Newspaper, Mercer County, Kentucky Thursday, Mary 9, 1907 Fred G. Currey – Popular Business Man Died Saturday After a Brief Illness A death that has brought universal grief to the whole community was that of Mr. Fred G. Currey, who passed away last Saturday […]
Letitia Reed and Paul Jones Booker, Sr., were married 185 years ago – July 10, 1828 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Paul was the son of Samuel Booker. Letitia and Paul had 6 children: William M., Eliza, Maria Louisa, Margaret R., Emily and Paul Jones Booker, Jr.
Lanham Baptisms at St. Rose Catholic Church Washington County, Kentucky Albert Lanham, s/o Thomas and Lucy Taylor Lanham, sponsor Mrs. Lanham nee Burns, baptized at St. Rose 30 Nov 1837 Angela Cordelia Lanham, d/o Peter and Mary Ann Molohan Lanham, sponsor Margaret Neil, baptized at St. Rose 14 […]
Mary Ann Montgomery was born 219 years ago – July 9, 1794 – in Charles County, Maryland. Mary Ann was the daughter of Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder. I have no information about marriage. Mary Ann’s siblings were John Henry, Samuel Louis, Anne Frances, Benedict Elder, Mary […]
Colonel Fielding Lewis, born in Gloucester County, Virginia, July 7, 1725, and died at Fredericksburg, Virginia, January 1782, was the son of Councillor John Lewis III and Frances Fielding. He was the second surviving son and received his mother’s maiden name for his christian name. Fielding Lewis’ first […]
Two of my great-grandparents were married today! Tabitha Edwards and Richard Spalding were married 208 years ago – July 8, 1805 – in Washington County, Kentucky. They had at least one daughter, Mary Magdalene Spalding. Richard and Tabitha are my 3rd great-grandparents, and I know very little about […]
from the Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, newspaper Wednesday, March 22, 1899 Mrs. Fannie James, wife of Mr. Add W. James, of McAfee, died, Friday, 7 o’clock p.m., at the residence of Mr. I. C. James of this place. Her death was a sad shock to her many friends. […]
Fielding Lewis was born 288 years ago – July 7, 1725 – in Gloucester County, Virginia. Fielding was the son of John Lewis III and Frances Fielding. He first married Catharine Washington; they had 3 children: John, Frances and Warner Lewis. Fielding then married Elizabeth Washington and they […]