I found this most interesting story of the Caldwell family in my Pioneer History of Washington County, Kentucky. Included in this book are newspaper articles that were written in the 1930’s by Orval W. Baylor. Thank goodness for Mr. Baylor who was as avid about history as all […]
from History of Washington County by O. W. Baylor October 10, 1935 William B. Booker, son of Samuel and Rachel Jones Booker, was born in Amelia County, Virginia, in 1791. He came to Kentucky early in the 19th century and settled in Springfield, Washington County, where he married […]
Booker Plot, Springfield City Cemetery, Washington County, Kentucky Paul Jones Booker, son of Samuel and Rachel Jones Booker, married twice. First, to Eliza D. Reed, born January 25, 1800; died March 1, 1827. Eliza D. Booker, wife of P. J. Booker, born January 25, 1800, died March 1, […]
Louisa V. Nantz and William B. Booker were married 202 years ago – January 21, 1812 – in Washington County, Kentucky. William was the son of Samuel Booker, born in Virginia. Louisa and William had at least 3 children: Eliza Letitia, William F. and Hester M. Booker.
Letitia Reed and Paul Jones Booker, Sr., were married 185 years ago – July 10, 1828 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Paul was the son of Samuel Booker. Letitia and Paul had 6 children: William M., Eliza, Maria Louisa, Margaret R., Emily and Paul Jones Booker, Jr.
from The News-Leader, Washington County, Kentucky June 11, 1896 Judge Paul Jones Booker Son of Samuel Booker, a revolutionary soldier, was born in Prince Edward County, Virginia, August 20, 1787. He was educated first at Baxter Log College, then at Hampden-Sidney College, where he was a classmate of […]