Mary Alice Montgomery and Joseph Rueben Carrico were married 91 years ago – November 24, 1920 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Mary Alice was the daughter of Robert E. Lee Montgomery and Frances Barber Linton. Rue was the son of Benedict Joseph Napoleon Carrico and Melvina Ann Smith. Mary […]
Montgomery Burials at St. Dominic Cemetery William Peter Montgomery and Martha Ann Carrico Montgomery are my great-great-grandparents. William was born a couple of months after his father died during the cholera epidemic of 1833 in Washington County, Kentucky. Martha and William had 10 children – their son Robert […]
Rowdy and Old Mike Some of the favorite memories of my 80-year-old mother, Catherine Lyons Carrico Hill McIlvoy, are of the farm where she grew up – the first twenty-one years of her life! She and my aunt, Mary Alice, her baby sister, roamed their fifty-one acres and […]
Joseph Robert Carrico was born 90 years ago – September 18, 1921 – in Washington County, Kentucky, the son of Joseph Rueben Carrico and Mary Alice Montgomery. Joseph was killed September 14, 1943, during World War II in Salerno, Italy.
This is a beautiful picture of my maternal grandmother taken shortly before her marriage. The picture was made in Lebanon, Kentucky, by J. W. Miller. I love the beautiful material of the dress and the lace at the collar and cuffs. I can see my mother in her […]