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Kentucky Kindred Genealogical Research

I am a family historian, a genealogist, one who puts families together, who finds those who have been lost for many years and acquaints modern day generations with their ancestors. There's nothing like having a full family tree! Email me at phyrit@roadrunner.com

Aged Couple Die One Month Apart – Henry Butler Bonta and Susan Semones Bonta – Mercer County

Henry Butler Bonta, 1846-1934.  Susan Semones Bonta, 1847-1934.  Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery, Mercer County, Kentucky. The Harrodsburg Herald, Mercer County, Kentucky Friday, May 11, 1934 Funeral services for Henry Butler Bonta, 87, retired Washington county farmer, were held at 2 o’clock Friday afternoon at Bethel Presbyterian church with […]

The Angel Fell Losing Her Wings and One Hand – Green Lawn Cemetery the Final Resting Place of the Salmons Family – Simpson County

The Salmons’ family monument in Green Lawn Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson County, Kentucky. Resting in Green Lawn Cemetery in the city of Franklin, in Simpson County, are the family of Robert DePriest Salmons. To the memory of Nathan Salmons, born and raised to manhood in Virginia, came to Kentucky […]