from Mercer County, Kentucky – Biographies Charles Blount Sullivan was born July 23, 1851, at Elkton, Kentucky, where he was reared until 1866, when he was appointed a cadet to the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland, which position he resigned at the end of six months, […]
Death of Mrs. E. L. Springer Preached on the occasion of the death of Mrs. E. L. Springer, of Vicksburg Baptist Church, by the Pastor, Rev. D. S. Snodgrass, Feb. 20th, 1859, and requested by Judge Springer and the Church for publication. Elizabeth L. Taylor was the daughter […]
Henry Taylor was my gr-gr-gr-gr-great-grandfather. I found this will during my research last week. Henry’s first wife was Mary Cork, with whom he had all but his youngest son, John, my ancestor. His second wife, Susanna Compton, was John’s mother. Susanna was the widow of Robert Whitely when […]
Loudoun County, Virginia, Will book B, pp. 372-373 In the name of God, amen. I, Cornelius Bodine, being sick and weak but in perfect sense and memory, doth make this my last will and testament in the manner and form following. My will and desire is first that […]
George Taylor was born 301 years ago – February 10, 1711. George was the son of James Taylor, II, and Martha Thompson. George married Rachel Gibson. They had 7 children: Edmund, Richard, John, Francis, Rueben, James and Jonathan Taylor. George Taylor died in Orange County, Virginia, in 1792.
Susan Clark Edwards and John Cotton Taylor were married 183 years ago – November 25, 1828 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Susan was the daughter of Edward Barber Edwards and Nancy Linton. John was the son of John Taylor and Molly Hawkins. Susan and John had 4 children: […]