Richard Keene was born 202 years ago – July 15, 1809 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. He died August 27, 1874, in Washington County, Kentucky. He was the son of Richard Keene and Elizabeth Rebecca Linton, and grandson of Captain John Linton and Ann Mason. Richard married Susan […]
Marriage of Bertram Thompson and Mary Hill Samuel Bertram Thompson, son of William and Daisy Catherine Thompson, and Mary Lydia Hill, daughter of Jessie Delbert and Nannie Belle Hill, were married March 22, 1930, at the court house in Marion County, Kentucky. She would die less than three […]
John Murphy and Mary Yarbrough were married in Lincoln County, Kentucky, 216 years ago – July 14, 1795. Mary was the daughter of Randolph Yarbrough and Mary Bailey, and was born in Virginia. Two of John and Mary Murphy’s daughters married into the Hill family and both their […]
Obituary taken from “The Springfield Sun” Washington County, Kentucky Funeral services will be held at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in this city at 9 o’clock Friday morning for Mrs. Mattie McIlvoy Walker, with interment in the church cemetery. Mrs. Walker died at 4:45 Wednesday morning [13 Dec 1939] […]
Catherine Walsh Linton was born 149 years ago – July 13, 1862. Catherine was the daughter of John Walsh (sometimes the name is spelled Welsh), born in Galway, Ireland, April 1, 1826, and died in Rockcastle County, Kentucky, April 2, 1871; and Sarah Hollard, born January 12, 1826, […]
While researching in Prince William County, Virginia, ten years ago, Ritchey and I found Linton Hall School. It, indeed, had significance with our Linton family. Land that had been handed down through the generations came to the last daughter – Sarah E. Linton, daughter of John Tyler Linton […]
Euphemia Nesbitt Linton was born 165 years ago – July 12, 1839, in Virginia, to James Nesbitt Linton and Rachel M. Humphreys. She was the granddaughter of William Linton and Euphemia Nesbitt; and William Humphreys and Hannah Dolan.
165 years ago today William Reason Carrico was born – July 11, 1846 – to Edward Carrico and Matilda Dillehay. He was the grandson of Cornelius Carrico and Susanna Shanks; and John Dillehay. William married Sallie Smith January 23, 1877, in Washington County, Kentucky.
This photo was taken in March of 1958. I am not quite a year old. My Aunt Mary Alice is holding me – my mom’s baby sister. Sitting beside her is my Great-Aunt Nell – born Helen Nora – sister to my grandfather, Rue Carrico. She was the […]
Mary Ann Montgomery Hagan was born 217 years ago on July 9, 1794. She was the daughter of Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder and the wife of Christopher Hagan.