Category: Genealogy Ramblings

Obituaries For Jacob and Henrietta Marks – Buried in Temple Israel Cemetery – McCracken County

Marks’ Plot – Temple Israel Cemetery, Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky News Democrat, Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky Sunday, September 1, 1901 Death’s Hand Peace Comes to the Sufferer After Long and Weary Months of Pain Jacob Marks, fifty-two years old, born in Baden Baden, Germany, but who had been […]

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 […]

Waters and Associated Families Buried at St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery – Mercer County

St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery, Mercer County, Kentucky St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery, in rural Mercer County, is small and quiet.  Today I share photographs and obituaries for the Waters (Watters) family, including members of Clark, Settles, Divine and Dean families who intermarried with them James Watters, born June 18, […]