Photos were taken July 29, 2017, at St. Rose Catholic Church and Cemetery, located east of Springfield. Take US150 north and turn left onto Hwy 152. The church and cemetery is just down the road on the right. These are older stones. I have enhanced them for easier […]
Simeon Walton’s will is the first in Bracken County Will Book A. It is a lengthy will, giving explicit instructions on how his property is to be divided among his eleven children. Married names of daughters is given. And there is notation that daughter Barbara Harvey is deceased, […]
Teresa Pike was born 212 years ago – November 26, 1800 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Teresa was the daughter of John and Rebecca Pike. She married Edward Thompson in 1823. Teresa and Edward had at least one son, Jerome Austin Thompson.
St. Rose Church is located in Washington County, Kentucky. Begun in 1806, and named for St. Rose of Lima, the church was finished two years later. It still thrives in its farming community. My mother has experienced all the important days of her life in this church – […]
Teresa Pike was born 211 years ago – November 26, 1800 – in Washington County, Kentucky, the daughter of John and Rebecca Pike. Teresa married Edward Thompson. They had 1 child: Jerome Austin Thompson.