Our Adair County Ancestors

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James "Jim" Albert Williams

Submitted By: Lucretia Morales

Vergie Mae Hawkins Cawthorn McKinney 

(born March 21, 1898 Adair Co., KY died April 26, 1983 Cumberland Co., KY buried in Fudge Cemetery, Breeding, Adair Co., KY).  She is the daughter of Charlie Hawkins and Mary "Mollie'" Judd Hawkins.  She was first married to Herman Cawthorn in April 6, 1922 (he was born May 1, 1903 and died August 10, 1924 buried in the Fudge Cemetery, Breeding, Adair Co., KY) and they had one daughter Kendrick Lee Cawthorn (born  July 22 1924 died Aug 4, 1925 buried Fudge Cemetery, Breeding, Adair Co., KY).  She married 2nd to Elroy "ER" McKinney on Feb 11, 1928 (he was born May 6, 1886 and died Sept 13, 1957 buried in the Estes/McKinney Cemetery, Breeding, Adair Co., KY).  They had 7 children from there marriage.

Submitted By: Roberta "Bert" Dooley

Elroy "ER" McKinney 

abt 16 years old. born May 6, 1886 Adair Co., KY married 1st Onie Pink Pierce and had 9 children, married 2nd Vergie Mae Hawkins Cawthorn and had 7 children from this marriage.

Elroy is the son of John W. McKinney and Mary Jain Estes Williams McKinney and grandson of Warfield Estes and Mary Ann McKinney Estes and William W. McKinney and Louisa M. Morrison

Submitted By: Roberta "Bert" Dooley


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