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Revolutionary War Soldiers of Pulaski County

This beautiful plaque honoring Revolutionary soldiers from Pulaski County sits in front of the courthouse, attached to a mill stone.

In memory of those Revolutionary Soldiers who contributed to the establishment and development of Pulaski County, Kentucky

  • Robert Adams
  • Francis Aldridge
  • Robert Anderson – listed in 1840 census, no age given, head of household, in the 70-80 age range
  • Samuel Allen, Jr.
  • Thomas Asman
  • William Barron
  • John Barker
  • Henry Baugh
  • Michael Beakman
  • Ichabod Blacklege
  • Robert Buchanan
  • Michael Burton
  • Andrew Cowan

  • Elijah Denny
  • John Dick
  • Lovel H. Dogan
  • Josiah Earp
  • John Edwards
  • John Evans
  • Job Gastineau, Sr.
  • James Gilmore
  • Richard Goggins
  • William Hansford
  • James Hamilton
  • James Harrell
  • William Hays
  • William Heath

  • John Hopper
  • Nicholas Jasper
  • Thomas Kelly
  • James Kennedy
  • James Lee
  • Moses Martin
  • John Mayfield
  • Joseph McAllister
  • Barnabus Murray – listed in 1840 census, aged 80, head of household
  • Samuel Newell
  • John Newby
  • William Owens
  • John Perry

  • James Rainey
  • Michael Reagan
  • David Roper
  • Robert Sayers – listed in 1840 census, no age given, head of household, in the 80-90 age range
  • Thomas Seaton
  • Dorson Sewell
  • Richard C. Swearingen
  • William Sweeney
  • Peter Tartar
  • Nathaniel Tomlinson
  • William Trimble
  • Martin Turpin
  • John Wilson – listed in 1840 census, no age given, head of household, in the 70-80 age range
  • Michael Young

Erected by Somerset Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution

Pulaski County Courthouse

Washington County, Kentucky – 1860 Census

Washington County, Kentucky – 1860 Census

Page 11 – Springfield

68 – Hayden, Charles F.   38   M   KY

  • Sarah E.   32   F   KY
  • James B.   15   M   KY
  • Susan F.   13   F   KY
  • George P.   11   M   KY
  • Martha E.   9   F   KY
  • Sarah J.   7   F   KY
  • Benjamin   6   M   KY
  • Ann E.   4   F   KY
  • Francis E.   1   M   KY

69 – Champion, Thomas   35   M   KY

  • Tabitha   31   F   KY
  • William T.   5   M   KY
  • Allis J.   4   F   KY
  • Bennet B.   3/12   M   KY

70 – Mock, Daniel J.   46   M   KY   Gunsmith

  • Susan   39   F   KY
  • Eliza J.   17   F   KY
  • George   15   M   KY
  • Edward M.   14   M   KY
  • Margaret   10   F   KY
  • Harriet   7   F   KY
  • Franklin P.   4   M   KY
  • Kate   1   F   KY
  • Charles F.   21   M   KY

71 – Best, Simon   45   M   KY

  • Lucinda   44   F   KY
  • Elizabeth   18   F   KY
  • Sarah   16   F   KY
  • Franklin   14   M   KY
  • Lydia A.   12   F   KY
  • Melissa   10   F   KY
  • Nancy   8   F   KY
  • Samuel H.   5   M   KY
  • James   2   M   KY
  • John   2   M   KY
  • Green, Thomas   36   M   KY

72 – Best, Marion   22   M   KY

  • Frances   21   F   KY
  • Nancy   2   F   KY

73 – Funk, William   62   M   KY

  • Polly   59   F   KY
  • Mariah   26   F   KY
  • Polly   24   F   KY
  • Jacob   23   M   KY
  • Hedges, Sidney   8   M   KY
  • Hedges, Sarah E.   6   F   KY

Page 12 – Springfield

74 – Canary, William H.   38   M   KY

  • Mary A.   37   F   KY
  • Abraham   14   M   KY
  • James R. C.   8   M   KY

75 – Hundly, William   28   M   KY

  • Elizabeth   28   F   KY
  • John B.   4   M   KY
  • Thomas J.   1   M   KY

76 – Hickerson, Levi   24   M   KY

  • Nancy J.   33   F   KY
  • Humphrey, Mary L.   16   F   KY
  • Humphrey, William H.   12   M   KY
  • Sweeney, William   76   M   KY   Shingle maker

77 – Elder, William   28   M   KY   School teacher

  • Martha   29   F   KY
  • Mary L.   3   F   KY
  • Joseph J.   8/12   M   KY

78 – Logsdon, William H.   31   M   KY

  • Mariah J.   29   F   KY
  • Cyrus G.   7   M   KY
  • Nancy E.   5   F   KY
  • John W.   2   M   KY
  • Mary J.   2/12   F   KY
  • Foster, Mary E.   25   F   KY
  • Foster, Martha S.   4   F   KY

79 – Young, Martin   47   M   KY

  • Eliza   48   F   KY
  • Emily   19   F   KY
  • James   17   M   KY
  • John H.   15   M   KY
  • Harriet L.   11   F   KY
  • Ruth H.   5   F   KY

80 – Barker, John T.   42   M   VA

  • Rosanne   41   F   KY
  • James D.   12   M   KY
  • William   8   M   KY
  • Emily E.   5   F   KY

Today In Genealogy History – June 17, 2012

Unfortunately I have no one in my database married or born on this date, other than in more recent years.  Therefore I am beginning a new blog today –

Wedding Bells Ring Today!

  • Philip Burkhead married Ruth Crume – June 17, 1804
  • Henry Luckett married Elizabeth Beaven – June 17, 1805
  • Cornelius Fenwick married Mary Pile – June 17, 1809
  • George Marshall married Sarah Campbell – June 17, 1817
  • William Mays married Elizabeth Skinner – June 17, 1818
  • Joseph Jones married Belvina Hayden – June 17, 1839
  • William Sweeney married Mary F. Peter – June 17, 1850
  • William H. Dugan married Lucinda Cusick – June 17, 1858
  • John Hooper married Miranda Perkins – June 17, 1860
  • William T. Fileatreau married Sarah Ellen Burnett – June 17, 1867

All marriages took place in Washington County, Kentucky

Washington County, Kentucky, 1860 Census

Washington County, Kentucky, 1860 Census

Page 1 – Town of Mackville

1 – Smith, John M.   54 M KY Received Merchandise

  • Eliza W.   45 F KY
  • Mays, Nancy C.   23 F KY
  • Walker, Samuel   61 M KY

2 – Powell, Thomas   44 M KY Carpenter

  • Elizabeth   32 F KY
  • Benjamin   14 M KY
  • Sarah   9 F KY
  • John   7 M KY
  • Woodson   5 M KY
  • Naomie   3 F KY
  • Hiett, William   38 M KY Carpenter
  • McMullins, Arthur   19 M KY Apprentice

3 – Wycoff, Joseph A.   40 M KY Merchant

  • Jane C.   37 F KY
  • Mary E.   15 F KY
  • Letta   14 F KY
  • Margaret P.   9 F KY

4 – Adcock, Elijah, M.   52 M VA Hatter

  • Rebecca   34 F KY
  • Joseph   23 M KY School Teacher
  • Mary L.   5 F KY
  • Jemima C.   4 F KY
  • William B.   1 M KY
  • Cahab, Granderson   53 M Hatter

5 – Reed, Robert   53 M Ireland

  • Nancy   45 F KY
  • James   20 M KY
  • Nancy   17 F KY
  • Robert   14 M KY
  • Gabriel   11 M KY
  • Willa T.   7 F KY
  • White, Milton   47 M KY Shoemaker

6 – Tyre, W. S.   41 M KY Shoemaker

  • Lively   26 F KY
  • Susan M.   16 F KY
  • Emily   14 F KY
  • Frances   12 F KY
  • Thomas   4 M KY
  • George A.   2 F KY
  • Barbara   9/12 F KY

Page 2

7 – Wycoff, John M.   37 M KY Merchant

  • Malvina   26 F KY
  • John H.   7 M KY
  • Margaret   5 F KY
  • Joseph A.   2 M KY

8 – Willis, Francis M.   35 M KY Saddler

  • Martha J.  33 F KY
  • James W. B.   13 M KY
  • Nancy J.   11 F KY
  • Henry P.   10 M KY
  • George R.   8 M KY
  • John W.   5 M KY

9 – Morgan, William   53 M KY Grocer

  • Tavenson, Henry   50 M MD Shoemaker

10 – Sweeney, William   43 M KY Blacksmith

  • Mary F.   33 F KY
  • Richard J.   8 M KY
  • Lucy B.   3 F KY
  • Peter, Rosanah   60 F KY Boarder

11 – Brady, John A.  27 M KY Physician

  • Martha J.  25 F KY
  • Frank L.   1 M KY
  • Selecman, Edmond   35 M KY Mulatto

12 – Willis, Joseph   62 M KY Carpenter

  • Rachel   57 F KY
  • George S.   21 M KY School Teacher
  • Nancy J.   18 F KY

13 – Peter, Jesse S.   69 M VA Tailor

  • Jarrett   46 F VA

14 – Sweeney, Lindsey   50 M KY Cabinet Maker

  • Virginia   46 F VA
  • Cyrus W.   13 M KY
  • China J. A.   3 F KY
  • Noel, Felix   17 M KY Blacksmith

15 – Graves, Eli H.   40 M KY Trader

  • Mary A.   30 F KY
  • Unice   10 F KY
  • Esther   2 F KY
  • Alberta   6/12 F KY