Shelby County, Ky.
Posted Queries for June 1997
posted by Sandy Myers on Monday, June 2, 1997
Looking for anyone researching NEILL/ NEAL
surnames In Butler, Henry, Jefferson, Knox, and Shelby counties Re: Marriages
listed in Ancestry Marriage Database. Sandy Myers
posted by Gini Carter on Thursday, June 5, 1997
Looking for the mother of Elizabeth Mcwilliams
GAINES EASLEY. She was born 1818 in Franklin County, KY, and died 1894
in Shelby County, KY. Her father was William GAINES. Elizabeth married
Joseph EASLEY on July 17, 1836 in Anderson County, KY.
posted by Gini Carter on Thursday, June 5, 1997
Looking for info. on the following people:
William H. BEMISS and his wife Catherine HEADY in Nelson Co., KY Nancy
HEADY in Nelson Co., KY James Louis HIEATT and his wife Emma POWERS in
Shelby, Franklin and Henry Co., KY Walter Franklin BRAWNER and his wife
Elizabeth SMITHERS in Shelby, Franklin and Henry Co., KY John Edward BRAWNER
and his wife Margaret Ann PULLIAM in Shelby, Franklin, and Henry Co., KY
Odd Quincy WILEY and his wife Amanda in Owen and Franklin Co., KY William
Henry HAWKINS and his wife Ella COSTIGAN in Shelby, Grant, Owen and Henry
Co., KY Delbert COSTIGAN in Owen and Grant Co., KY John HARDESTY and Kate
BIBB in Henry, Carroll and Owen Co., KY James SPARROW and Sarrah INGRAM
in Anderson and Nelson Co., KY Joseph SEARCY and Mary Ann WHITEHOUSE in
Mercer, and Anderson Co., KY Joel Thomas WHITEHOUSE and Frances NEACE in
Mercer Co., KY Henry NEACE in Mercer Co., KY James WHITEHOUSE and Sarah
in Mercer Co., KY James COULTER and Rebecca MURPHY in Washington Co., KY
Harrison COULTER and Elizabeth LEONARD in Mercer and Washington Co., KY
John LEONARD and Deborah THOMPSON in Washington and Mercer Co., KY
posted by George Taylor Meek on Thursday, June
Searching for any information on a Thomas
Barney MEEK Sr., born in Kentucky 1847 or 1852 Henry, KY, or his wife Augusta
Ann MCCLURE Also Serena STEWWART born 1820 Henry, Ky
by J. Dutch Revenboer on Friday, June 6, 1997
Seeking any information on R.J.R. BAKER, ba
1798, found on Shelby co census records in 1840 and 1850. Would like parents
and siblings, plus marriages and children. Thanks for your help. I am researching
BAKER in Garrard county, KY.
posted by Judy Nordburg on Saturday, June 7,
Searching for James Milton LUCAS m. to Elizabeth
Catherine (BEAN) LUCAS. Also PEMBERTON and NATION.Sold 49 acres between
Shelby and Franklin Cos in 1871. Will share any I have.
posted by Vicki Mitchel on Monday, June 9, 1997
Searching for information about the TUCKER
family of Spencer County. Thomas and Elizabeth Tucker moved to then-Shelby
County in 1809, bought property on the dividing ridge between Elk Creek
and Little Plum Creek. Donated land for the old Elk Creek Baptist Church
and cemetery. Thomas died in 1848, Elizabeth in 1864. They are buried in
an old cemetery in Dead Man's Curve near Taylorsville. Children were Hezekiah
(m. Ruth HOWARD, Martha STOUT, Mary REASOR); William (m. Anna SHAW); Hazael
(m. Nancy Jane COOPER); Elijah (m. Sarah STONE); Polly (m. William PARIS);
Lucinda (m. Stephen BRIDWELL); Perlina (m. Stephen BRIDWELL); Caleb (m.
Matilda STONE); and Nelson.
posted by Diana Nidick on Monday, June 9, 1997
Lucy APPLEGATE was born Shelby Co KY 1798
she married James WINGFIELD on June 15, 1814 trying to find out if they
had a daughter Harriet born KY 1823
posted by James Lee Neal on Friday, June 13,
BUSH/CLARK AND BAILEY/BERRY - Seeking information
on both Margaret CLARK and her husband Henry BUSH of Shelby county. They
had a son, William H. Bush (b Aug 23, 1888 d. Oct 16, 1961). I am also
seeking information on Robert Bailey and wife: Sue May Berry - both from
Shelby County. They had a daughter by the name of Lora Mae Bailey (b. Dec
21, 1888 d. Dec 31, 1971). I am searching these lines and would like to
hear from other researchers interested in the same lines. Jammes L. Neal,
1550 Trent Blvd. #2011, Lexington, Ky. 40515
posted by Teresa Pennington on Monday, June
Searching for information on Robert TAGUE
and wife Sarah RODMAN. Also interested in information on Robert's son Joseph
and his wife Malinda ORTIS GILLESPY. Joseph was married in Gallatin Co.
in Jan. of 1835. Both these families are listed in the Henry Co. census
and in Shelby Co. Robert'S will in Henry Co. was in May of 1828.
posted by Kris Elsbury on Tuesday, June 17,
Looking for information about the ELSBERRY
family. John Jesse born in Shelby county in 1802. Unsure of parents believe
to be William. Jesse made seven trips to Missouri leading settlers from
Kentucky in the late 1820's. Jesse settled in Missouri and married Sarah
Ann WEATHERFORD 1840. Believe she was probably from Kentucky also.
by Thomas Leonard Iii on Wednesday, June 18,
Looking For Persian Gulf Vets From Shelby
Co. Looking For Debbie MARCUM
posted by Marguerite Miller on Thursday, June
LEATHERMAN, WEBB Anyone with information on
a David Leatherman who married a Catherine Webb (daughter fo Samuel Webb)
in 1809, please contact me. I am trying to find
posted by Nancy (Poindexter) Apple on Saturday,
June 21, 1997
I am looking for information on a Thomas POINDEXTER
from Kentucky. Was born around 1830 or so. Or any other Poindexters.
MASON posted by James
Lee Neal on Thursday, June 26, 1997
DOAK/CHAMBERS/LONG/MASON/CULBERTSON - I am
seeking information on these surnames. Robert Doak b. 1794 in Ky. married
Catherine Chambers (b. 1806 in Ky d. ??) on March 17, 1836 in Shelby County,
Ky. Catherine Chambers parents are William Chambers and Martha Culbertson.
Robert and Catherine had a son, Preston B. Doak b. Feb 14, 1844 in Shelby
County, Ky. d. June 6, 1927 in Oldham County, Ky. He married Nannie Long
(b. Sept 22, 1851 d. Jan 11, 1914) on Oct 15, 1868 in Shelby County, Ky.
Nannie Long's parents were William Long b. 1814 d. ?? and Mary E. Mason
b. 1826 d. ???. Nannie and Preston had a daughter, Mattie Belle Doak b.
March 23, 1872 d. Nov 30, 1954 in Oldham County, Ky. If you have any information,
I would appreciate it if you share it. Thank you, James Lee Neal, 1550
Trent Blvd Apt. #2011, Lexington, Ky. 40515 - JKNeal7493@aol.com
posted by Jackie Yount Smith on Friday, June
Looking for any info on John YOUNT b. supposively
10 Aug 1752 in either Switzerland or Virgina. Married possibly second wife
Mary CRITHERS/CARRITHERS abt 1788 possibly in Franklin co. KY. Their children
were: George b. abt 1789 Franklin co. KY. Married Sarah Cook 5 Oct 1830
in Franklin co. Agnes b. abt 1792 Franklin co. KY. Mary b. abt 1794 Franklin
co. KY Joseph Daniel b. 22 Sept 1798 Franklin co. KY d. 25 Aug 1851 Hendricks
co. IN Married his cousin Martha CLINE 23 Oct 1834 Shelby co. KY. Margaret
b. abt 1802 Franklin co. KY. Married Barnabus "Barney" PERKINS 30 Apr 1825
Franklin co. KY Nicholas b. 22 May 1805 Franklin co. KY. d. possibly 14
Apr 1861 Fairfield, Howard co. IN. Married Nancy WHITE 31 Dec 1829 Shelby
co. KY. Benjamin b. 1806 Franklin co. KY Catherine b. 1812 Franklin co.
KY Married Thomas HEWLITT/HOWLETT 29 Mar 1830 Franklin co. KY John ? b.
6 Jul 1796 Franklin co. KY married Mary SMITH 10 Feb 1820 Shelby co. KY.
Possibly William One of their daughters was blind.
LOVE posted by
Bollschweiler on Saturday, June 28, 1997
David LOVE, Sr's will was written in Oldham
County, KY 16 Aug 1822. He died 6 Dec 1830. He is listed in the Shelby
County census in 1800 and 1820. He had three known son, John, Josephus
or Joseph, and David and maybe a younger son William who died in his twenties.
David served under Washington and was in camp at Valley Forge. I am looking
for his parents and/or siblings. I am the Spencer County Coordinator and
am posting this for one of my volunteers without computer access. Please
contact Mrs. Noreen Day 1275 Love Lane, Taylorsville, KY 40071, with any
information on this family.
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