A little background on the Harrison family of this marriage license. Charlotte Harrison was the youngest daughter of Captain Cuthbert Harrison and his third wife, Anne Tannehill. The Harrison family lived in Virginia since the arrival of the immigrant – Burr Harrison – from England in 1654. He […]
Nelson County, to wit To any authorized Minister of the Gospel These are to license you to solemnize the rites of matrimony according to the forms of the church to which you belong, between Benjamin Blankenbaker and Miss Charlotte Harrison, daughter of Elizabeth Harrison. Given under my hand […]
According to an article on the King family published in Genealogies of Kentucky Families, Valentine King was born in Stafford County, Virginia, about 1747, ‘the son of William King, Clerk of the Court, and Justice of Stafford County, 1742-1760, and his wife, Elizabeth Edwards, daughter of John Edwards […]
Valentine King had the first will recorded in Nelson County in 1790. He was a son of William King, of Prince William County, Virginia, and Elizabeth Edwards, daughter of John Edwards and Jane Arrington of Westmoreland County, Virginia. Along with Cuthbert Harrison and Benjamin Grayson these are all […]
Nelson County Kentucky Marriages Hackley, Samuel B. and Frances Slaughter married January 19, 1796 Haddox, Daniel and Peggy Mason married March 7, 1799 Hagan, Clement and Milly Miles married February 4, 1799 Hagan, Edward and Mary Hayden married August 30, 1794 Hagan, Enoch and Tabitha Hagan married May […]
Colonel Thomas Harrison was born 347 years ago – September 7, 1665 – in Stafford County, Virginia. Thomas was the son of Burr Harrison and Sarah Frances Burdette. He married Seth Elizabeth Short about 1700. Thomas and Seth had 5 children: Burr, Thomas, Cuthbert, Seth and Elizabeth Harrison.
Captain Burr Harrison was born 313 years ago – May 21, 1699 – in Stafford County, Virginia. Burr was the son of Colonel Thomas Harrison and Seth Elizabeth Short. He married Anne Barnes in Port Tobacco, Maryland. Burr and Anne had 10 children: Thomas, Jane, Seth, Elizabeth, Burr, […]
Colonel Thomas Harrison was born 346 years ago – September 7, 1665 – in Stafford County, Virginia, the son of Burr Harrison and Sarah Frances Burdette. Thomas married Seth E. Short. They had 5 children: Burr, Thomas, Cuthbert, Seth and Elizabeth. Colonel Harrison died August 13, 1746, in […]