The Hustler, Madisonville, Hopkins County, Kentucky 1893-1898 Elisha W. Sisk, Deputy Sheriff of Hopkins County, a citizen of the Morton’s Gap country, a farmer in good circumstances, and one of the best men in the country, appropriately celebrated his sixtieth birthday last Saturday. He and his good wife […]
Amanda J. Colvin and Samuel P. Coulter were married 137 years ago – November 30, 1876 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Amanda was the daughter of Elijah Colvin and Cynthia Richardson. Samuel was the son of Spencer Coulter and Manerva Jane Casteel. Samuel and Amanda had at least […]
Marriages – Washington County, Kentucky November 29th Elisha Adams married Jenny Harberson 29 Nov 1796 George Collins married Susanna Kennett 29 Nov 1805 Elias Clark married Easter Lake 29 Nov 1806 Charles Thompson married Mary Alvey 29 Nov 1809 Thomas Head married Anne Ewing 29 Nov 1814 Jeremiah […]
Rebecca Duncan was born 234 years ago – November 29, 1779 – in Virginia, possibly Richmond County. Rebecca was the daughter of Henry R. Duncan and Mildred Boyle. The family moved to Nelson County, Kentucky, where Rebecca married Thomas Williams on March 4, 1797. I have no information […]
from Anderson County, Kentucky – Biographies Thomas L. McKee. Mrs. Phoebe McKee, the widow of a Revolutionary soldier, emigrated from Virginia in 1808, settled in Anderson County, then Franklin, located on Salt River, about three miles west of Lawrenceburg, and engaged in farming. She had two sons: John […]
Marion Crow was born 163 years ago – November 28, 1850 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Marion was the son of Lorenzo D. Crow and Ellen J. White. He married Martha Ann Coulter in 1869. Marion and Martha had 4 children: Ellen J., Melvena, Sally and Emeline Crow.
St. Rose Catholic Church Washington County, Kentucky Linton Baptisms Andrew R. Linton, s/o Andrew and Martha Ellen Hayden Linton, born 12 Mar 1877, baptized at St. Rose 22 May 1877 Ann Linton, d/o Andrew and Martha Ellen Hayden Linton, born 11 Jun 1875, baptized at St. Rose 18 […]
Samuel Riley White died 99 years ago – November 27, 1914 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Samuel was the son of Samuel Riley White and Martha Lewis. He married Nancy Ellen Dean January 12, 1865. Samuel and Nancy had 6 children: Willie Ann, Abigail Jane, Henry, Martha Ellen, […]
Frances Lewis was born 265 years ago – November 26, 1748 – in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Frances was the daughter of Fielding Lewis and Catherine Washington. I have no information about marriage or children. Frances’ siblings were John and Warner Lewis.
Newspaper – Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky Wednesday, October 26, 1898 Major Thomas Benton Carter, chief of the U.S,. detective service for the district of Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Tennessee, died of apoplexy, Sunday night. Monday morning he was found dead in his bed at Seelbach’s Hotel in Louisville. […]