from Breckinridge County, Kentucky – Biographies Part 1 The Jolly Family were among the earliest settlers in Breckinridge County. Nelson Jolly, the progenitor of the family in Kentucky, was a native of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. In 1780 he left that state in company with thirteen other families and […]
Preston Coulter died 135 years ago – September 18, 1878 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Preston was the son of Thomas Coulter and Caroline Lanham, born July 19, 1845. He married Mary Belle Shewmaker January 30, 1866. Preston and Mary had 3 children: Arabella, Uriah and Nannie Coulter.