Our last post was about Colonel Richard Taylor, a descendant of a long line of Taylors that came from Carlisle, England. Richard’s father was Zachary Taylor, who lived in Orange County, Virginia, where Richard was born in 1744. Richard Taylor fought in many battles during the Revolutionary War, […]
The Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon, is the largest genealogical library in the Pacific Northwest. They offer 52,000 books, newspapers and other items, along with an amazing number of digital records. If you are a member, you can search their online records. They also sell items in their […]
Adam Beatty was born in Frederick County, Maryland, May 10, 1777, to Col. William Beatty, Jr., and Mary Dorothy Grosch. Adam Beatty came to Kentucky, and about 1803 married Sarah Green. The couple had five sons – William Rochester, John Charlton, Henry Oscar, Ormond and Adam. Beatty was […]
Ritchey and I visited this cemetery August 8, 2015.