William Peter Montgomery was born 178 years ago – August 7, 1833 – in Washington County, Kentucky. He was the son of William Peter Montgomery and Mary Polly Yates. His father died two months before his birth during the cholera epidemic. William Peter Montgomery married Martha Ann Carrico […]
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The Sayings, Harrodsburg, Kentucky Saturday, September 5, 1896 Mr. Allan Rue died of Bright’s disease, Thursday morning, at his late home, near Brooklyn in this county. He was fifty-six years old and a Confederate veteran. He was a member of company “H” in the first or old regiment […]
Ora Hays was born 119 years ago – August 6, 1892 – in Washington County, Kentucky, to John and Rebecca Hays. Ora married Oscar Keeling October 7, 1909.
Note by Phyllis Brown: Edward Hagan was the father of Mary Polly and Nancy Hagan who married Moses and William Linton – two brothers from Nelson County, Kentucky. In reading the will I believe son Henry to be from a previous marriage – he is not listed as […]
Susanna Rebecca Lewis was born 206 years ago – August 5, 1805 – the daughter of John Lewis and Hannah Eskridge Lewis, first cousins. Susanna married Rudolphus Buche Greathouse December 15, 1825.
Inventory of Edward B. Edwards Note by Phyllis Brown: Edward Barber Edwards is my 4th great-grandfather. He married Nancy Linton, daughter of Captain John Linton and Ann Mason, about 1795. Edward was born in Maryland, April 21, 1768, to Jonathan Edwards and Sarah Barber. Edward and Nancy had […]
Mary Lawrence Alvey died 113 years ago – August 4, 1898 – in McClean County, Kentucky. Mary was the daughter of Henry Alvey, Jr., of Washington County, and Isabel Theresa Thompson, of Marion County. Mary was only 18 when she died.
The Sayings, Harrodsburg, KY Saturday, September 9, 1896 Joshua Daft Marimon, the oldest inhabitant of this city and county, was gathered to his fathers, Sunday afternoon, September 6, at five minutes before 2 o’clock, of pneumonia and old age – aged 92 years, 6 months and 20 days. […]
Louise Mae Bartlett was born 127 years ago – August 3, 1884. She married Benjamin S. Sawyer. Louise and Benjamin had eight children: Marie, Virginia, Anne, Linton, Benjamin, William, Joseph Booker and Alice.
Note by Phyllis Brown: Hugh Linton was a cousin to my great-grandmother, Frances Barber Linton Montgomery. They corresponded for several years – sharing their love of genealogy and family. Hugh was the son of John Wesley Linton and Emma Adelaide Proctor. Frances was the daughter of Edward Edwards […]