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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

Judge Phister Dead – Mason County Bar Loses a Prominent Member, and the City of Maysville a Distinguished Citizen

Elijah C. Phister, 1822-1887, Maysville Cemetery, Mason County, Kentucky.  ‘In loving memory of a noble, useful life.’ The Evening Bulletin, Maysville, Mason County, Kentucky Monday, May 16, 1887 Judge Phister Dead The Mason County Bar Loses a Prominent Member, and the City of Maysville a Distinguished Citizen A […]

Burdette Clifton Pile and Mary Ann Cunningham Celebrate Golden Wedding in 1884 – Clark County, Indiana

Today we take a short trip across the Ohio River to Jeffersonville, Indiana – Clark County.  In 1884 Burdette Clifton Pile and Mary Ann Cunningham celebrated their golden wedding anniversary – 50 years together.  They were married January 29, 1834. Burdette was the son of Richard Pile (1761-1816) […]