Shelby County, Ky.

Posted Queries for December 1997 thru January 1998


BAIRD, BARDEN, BEARD, BECHTEL, BELL, COOK, GALYAN, GRAY, RAND, WELCH posted by Mike Malerich on Tuesday, December 2, 1997 

Looking for information on Nicholas COOK, b.3 Jul 1809 in KY, d.6 Dec 1870 in Shelby Co, IL (yes, IL is correct), married Rhoda GRAY, b.15 Jun 1811 in Shelby Co, KY, d.8 Feb 1901 in Shelby Co, IL, m.7 Jan 1830 in Shelby Co, KY They had the following children: James m. Mary A.C. Rachel m. Samuel RAND Mary Elizabeth m. Stephen G. BELL Rosanna (Rhoda, Rose) m. Jonathan R. WELCH Marguret Susan m. Ebenezer BARDEN my descendants David N. m. Sarah C. GALYAN Joseph Wesley m. Nancy R. BELL Mary Ann (Polly) Jane Maria m. George W. BECHTEL Mary A. The parents of Nicholas COOK were William COOK and Mary. The parents of Rhoda GRAY were James Samuel GRAY and Rhoda BAIRD/BEARD Thank you!! 
LOGAN posted by Virginia Jantz on Friday, December 5, 1997 

I would like to have any available information about James Walker LOGAN. His obituary in the Arkansas Gazette stated: "In this town [Little Rock], on Saturday evening last [July l8, l835], Mr. James Walker Logan, late of Shelbyville, Ky." 
CUSICK, RODMAN posted by Scott Rodman on Saturday, December 13, 1997 

Seeking John RODMAN & wife Roseann CUSICK RODMAN information at they farmed/raised children outside Frankfort in late 1700s/early 1800s. Please write Scott Rodman 811 Kirkland Way Kirkland WA 98033 in you have any information. 
SPEER posted by Jack Speer on Tuesday, December 16, 1997 

Re: Shelby Co Seeking information on John SPEER, born Shelby Co. area approx. 1790. Moved to Arkansas 1823. Thank You! 
ALLEN, FREEMAN posted by Lynda Farley on Saturday, December 20, 1997 

Seeking information on Thomas ALLEN, married Mathilda FREEMAN in Shelby Co., KY on 17 Jun 1816. Two dtrs born in Shelby Co: Zerelda ALLEN b: 31 Dec 1816 Lucy Ann Margaret ALLEN b: abt 1820 The family had moved to TN by 1826 where Mary Ann Elizabeth ALLEN was born in Jan. Thanks for looking and responding if you have information! Lynda 
ARMSTRONG, HONNAKER posted by Dan Phillips on Monday, December 22, 1997 

ARMSTRONG, HONNAKER Mary Hess ARMSTRONG (b. 12 Feb 1836 in Shelby Co) married John Bryant HONNAKER (b. 25 Nov 1834 in Franklin Co). they married on 15 Dec 1855. John died 11 Jan 1917 in Dade City, FL and Mary died 8 Jan 1922 in Lousiville, KY. Both are buried in Dade City, FL. They had 3 children in Shelby County before moving to Louisville, KY. John Bryant, Jr (b. 22 Dec 1857, married Mary Crim, died 1 Aug 1906); Rose Clementine (b. Feb 1859, d. Mar 1859); and Mary Ann (b. 13 Jun 1860, d. 30 Apr 1864). If anyone can help trace these folks, it would be appreicated. The 2 "N" Honnakers are quite elusive. 
AIKENS, HATCHEL posted by Mike Hatchel on Wednesday, December 24, 1997 

I am looking for information on my great-great grandparents,Ambrose and Abby(AIKENS)HATCHEL.I am trying to find the location of thier grave sites.Ambrose died in the late 1890's,but Abby was alive in 1920 in SHELBY CO.I cannot find a death cert. on her.Any help would be appreciated. 
CHISIM, WATSON posted by ashley on Wednesday, December 31, 1997 

Watson, Chisim, I am trying to find the parents of Benjamin WATSON and of Lucy Ann CHISIM his wife. Benjamin was born about 1819 or 1820. I think his father may have been named William.I also think they lived in Shelby and then later in Franklin Cos. I will appreciate any information about them. I would also like to know Brothers and sister of Benjamin and Lucy. Thank You SO Very Much 
GASAWAY, LEATHERMAN posted by Betty D. Gasaway Workman on Thursday, January 1, 1998 

Am searching for records to document the relation of Samuel GASAWAY(any spelling) married Catherine LEATHERMAN in 1810 to Richard GASAWAY. I have seen the abstract of Richard's will, and think this must be the right person, but have no proof to date. Is it possible to get a copy of the entire will, and if so, who do I write? Only missing link to take this line back to original immigrant and his European family. Thanks for any help and especially for your time. Betty Workman 
BLACKWELL, HART posted by David L. Blackwell on Thursday, January 1, 1998 

BLACKWELL, I am seeking all descedants of Francis and Elizabeth (HART) BLACKWELL. They left Hopewell Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey in 1791 and there are census and land records for them in Shelby up to 1810. He died in 1813? in Kaskaskia, Illinois Territory? She died 1829? Sons Robert born 1778 and Jeremiah born 1783 lived in Missouri. Other son Noah, and possible sons William and Thomas. Possible daughters Elizabeth and Ann. Connection to Warren County. 
HUNDLEY posted by Geneva S. Pettit on Friday, January 2, 1998 

GREENBERRY HUNDLEY, HENRY COUNTY, KY., son of SIDNEY and NANCY HUNDLEY, married Sarah Heaton, 1855 and died in Louisville, Ky ca 1909. Would like to contact Betty who lived in Shelby County and was doing research with her son. The family charts of Greenberry were lost in Spring Flood. G Pettit 
BROWN, MORELAND posted by Pat Hastings on Saturday, January 3, 1998 

MORELAND, Mary born 1807 in KY. Father was John MORELAND,born 1777 in VA. He is buried near the Cumberland River in TN and she is buried near Enigna in Jackson Co. TN. I have pictures of her home site and cemetery. She was married to Dixon BROWN. 
AIRY, DUVALL posted by Sharon Harrod Puckett on Sunday, January 4, 1998 

I am searching for my DUVALL ancestor, Charles Duvall. He appears to have migrated to Shelby Co., Ky., around 1810. His son, Frances Asbury Duvall, was my great-great grandfather. Chalres DUVALL wife was "AIRY"--I do not know if this was her surname or given name or a nickname. My Duvall line moved to Franklin Co., Ky. Any information on Duvalls would be appreciated. Thank you, Sharon Harrod Puckett 
DEMAREE, DEMAREST, HARRIS, TEAGUE, VANCLEAVE posted by Elizabeth Smith on Monday, January 5, 1998 

Seeking information (birthplace, parents, etc.) about Daniel HARRIS - b. ca 1737; d. 7 June 1821. Maybe bur. in Allenville, Cotton Twp., Switzerland Co., IN. Married Elizabeth DEMAREE b.1739 in Hackensack, Bergen Co., NJ., daughter of Samuel DEMAREE and Leah DEMAREST. Daniel HARRIS served in the Amer. Rev. War. He enlisted at Shepherdstown, VA in 1777 in Capt. James Kearney's Co., Col. Hartley's Regiment and participated in Sullivan's Indian Campaign. He was discharged 1 June 1780 from Col. Adam Hubley's PA Regiment. Daughter, Polly, m. John TEAGUE on 6 Aug. 1795 in Shelby Co. Son (my direct line), Samuel HARRIS - b. 20 Nov. 1763, Beekman Twp., Dutchess Co., NY; d. 20 Feb. 1852, Shakertown, Pleasant Hill, Mercer Co., KY. Married Elizabeth VANCLEAVE, 25 Oct. 1784 in Lincoln Co., KY, b. 16 May 1766, d. 1 July 1852. Can provide additional information (not a lot) on other children. The HARRIS and DEMAREE families were part of the Conewago, PA/Berkeley Co., VA/Kentucky migration of the Low Dutch. Other places that the HARRIS / DEMAREE family lived include: Tappan, NY; Preston, CT; Conewago, York (Adams) Co., PA; Berkeley Co., VA (WVA) Washington Co, PA; and Shelby and Henry Co., KY. 
CASEY posted by Russell D. Casey on Tuesday, January 6, 1998 

I am looking for any infromation (including but not limited to marriage, birth and death) on Josiah, Joseph, Joshua or Joe CASEY who my have lived in Sheby County, Anderson County or Franklin County, KY area from about 1790s to about 1840s. His children may have been Robert and or Henry CASEY who lived in Anderson County. Ican share a considerable amount of information on Central Kentucky Caseys. 
STARK, VINEYARD posted by Donn Neal on Thursday, January 8, 1998 

I would like to contact researchers also interested in Abraham and Sarah STARK, married in Shelby County in 1798, and in Martha VINEYARD STARK, mother of Sarah. 
BROOKS, BURNS, FISCHER, HARRIS, WARFORD posted by Bev Wyman on Thursday, January 8, 1998 

BURNS, HARRIS, WARFORD, FISCHER,BROOKS. Would like to connnect with anyone having information of these families in Shelby County, Kentucky. Will trade information or pay for copies. BEv Wyman 
ANDERSON, HUMBLE, WHITAKER posted by Jane Pate on Friday, January 9, 1998 

Looking for parents of William Glasgow ANDERSON who married Anna WHITAKER 09 MAR 1809, in Shelby Co. KY. Anna was the daughter of Abraham and Susanna (HUMBLE) WHITAKER. William was born 27 JUN 1788 in Cumberland Co., PA and died 27 DEC 1862 in Jefferson Co. IN. His brother were John, James and Robert Dudley, and sister Mary. Any help would be greatly appreciated. 

Researching these Shelby Co. families: ATHERTON, THOMPSON, DUVALL, LYON,MCGAUGHEY, FISHBACK,BLACKISTON, & MALONE. Henry ATHERTON in Shelby Co. by 1813; dau, Mary Elizabeth who marr. Hugh Thompson DuVALL died in Shelby Co. 1891. 
ATHERTON, DAWSON, HOKE, LOTCHER, LYON, MCCANN posted by Susan Kerr on Saturday, January 10, 1998 

Trying to find children of William LYON and wf, Mildred MCCANN. Have Elizabeth marr. to Henry ATHERTON; Mary marr. to Thurman LOTCHER. Is Mildred marr. to George HOKE part of this family? Or James Lyon? Father Wm. had 1818 w.w. in Shelby Co. Some confusion as to why heirs are named as heirs of Joseph LYON instead of Wm. Wf Mildred had marr. to #2, Benjamin DAWSON; she was still in Shelby Co. 1850. 
ATHERTON, DUVALL, SANDERS posted by Susan Kerr on Saturday, January 10, 1998 

Could use some help with following DUVALL family: Alexander P. DuVALL, died abt 1859, Shelbyville?; his wife, Mary Ann SANDERS lived in Shelby Co. 1860- 1906. No info on son Wm. C. DuVALL. Son Hugh Thompson DuVALL b. 1847 Shelbyville; marr. Mary Elizabeth ATHERTON 1870, place unknown; and died 1918 in TX. No info on dau Mary E. DuVALL, b. 1853. 

INGHRAM, INGRAM, INGRHAM, INGRAHAM, ENGRAM, INGRUM, RUBLE, LINDERMAN, REDMON, GOODWIN, HARDIN, WILLIAMS, GOODLETT, MITTS. I am searching for information on the relatives of my great great grandfather James INGHRAM (b 10/22/1829 d 1/15/1895 in Spencer Co KY). James INGHRAM of Spencer Co, KY married 12/8/1852, Martha Ann RUBLE (b 5/2/1830 d 1/27/1923) of Shelby Co, KY. David RUBLE is father of Martha Ann Ruble. Children: Asa H. INGHRAM (b 11/11/1856 d 5/12/1895 KY), Ann INGHRAM (b 10/10/1861. Asa H. INGHRAM (m 11/2/1882) Annie (Anna Elizabeth) LINDERMAN (b 1855 d 12/12/1938 KY). Children: Fanny Inghram GOODWIN (b 1883 d 1973 KY), Mattie Inghram WILLIAMS (m Charlie WILLIAMS), Eva Inghram HARDIN (b abt 1889 d 1973 m Ollie HARDIN b 1882 d 1976), Roy Lee INGHRAM (b 6/21/1890 d 8/25/1963 in Spencer Co. KY). Roy Lee INGHRAM (m 12/21/1910) Osa REDMON (b 2/2/1894 d 2/21/1963 in Spencer Co. KY). Children: Ernest INGHRAM (b 2/17/1912 d 9/23/1975 KY), Ruby Mae Inghram GOODLETT (b 6/11/1913 d 9/13/1990 KY), Ruth Inghram MITTS (b 8/18/1916 KY), Edna Inghram GOODWIN (3/18/1918 KY), Roy Vincent INGHRAM (b 3/18/1921 d 5/6/1994 KY). If anyone has any information on this INGHRAM family and their descendants and where they came from prior to settling on Ashes Creek, in Spencer Co. KY please contact me. Many thanks. Vicky Inghram Husband 
COLLEGE posted by Cyndi Sweet on Tuesday, January 13, 1998 

I am looking for information on SHELBY COLLEGE which existed in the mid to late 1800's in Kentucky. Thank you! 
HUSBAND, SIMPSON, TINDLE posted by Shelly Alexander on Wednesday, January 14, 1998 

I am looking for relatives with the last names of TINDLE, SIMPSON, and HUSBAND. The spelling of our name has been changed many times over the years; Tindal, Tindle, Tindel. My Great Grandfather is John Robert Tindal (b.July 4,1871 Taylorsville, KY - d.May 6,1961 Austin, MN). He had at least two sons who lived in the Shelby County area. Mose Tindle (b.about 1893), and Thomas Tindal (b.October 5,1892 KY - d.April 12,1969 KY ). Thomas was married to a woman named Effie. The remaining six of John Roberts children moved to Minnesota. John Robert also had brothers and sisters in Kentucky. Mose E Tindle (b.July 22,1879 Taylorsville, KY - d. March 7, 1971 Spencer County KY), Cdona Bell (Tindal) Simpson (b.October 1975); married to Isaac Simpson, and Evelyn J (Tindal) Husband (b.April 27, 1884 - d.June 1, 1975. Searching from Minnesota. Any help that you could give would be greatly appreciated. Thanks a million... Shelly Alexander 
CLEMENT, SANDERS, SAUNDERS posted by Marna L. Clemons on Wednesday, January 14, 1998 

Mary CLEMENT married Jno. SANDERS / John SAUNDERS on 1 Feb 1804 in Shelby County, KY. Where did they go? Children? Who were the parents of Mary? 
CLEMENT, CLEMMENTS posted by Marna L. Clemons on Thursday, January 15, 1998 

Isham CLEMENT / CLEMMENTS was in the 1810 Shelby County, KY census.What happened to him after that? Where did he go? Who were his wife and children? Was this Isham CLEMENT the son of James and Martha CLEMENT of Pittsylvania County, VA? 

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