LaRue Co., KY Queries Page 3

J Atherton Niekamp Sat Feb 15 20:51:45 1997
ATHERTON: Seek any descendants of the following children of William and Sarah MARTIN ATHERTON: Lucinda m Matthew BALLENGER, Elizabeth m Thompson DEAVERS/DEVERS, Letitia m Sharp CRADY, Joshua R m Hetta RAY, Phebe m John WILLIAMS, Lydia m. Andrew NEFF, Rosa Ann "Rhoda" m William WELLER, Nancy m James BROWN, Margaret m James Jefferson FIGG, Miltonm Sarah "Sallie" DUNCAN, and Simpson m Rosey Ann BARNES. All resided Hodgenville, LaRue, Hardin county areas from early 1800's to early 1900's. Would also appreciate any data on ATHERTON families of Green Co.

J Atherton Niekamp Sat Feb 15 21:18:41 1997
ATHERTON: Seeking descendants/data for Benjamin ATHERTON (d abt 1830)and ch: William (m 1807, Bardstown, Sarah MARTIN, d/o Edmond & Sybil), Nancy "Anne" (m 1806, Nelson co, Joseph VANWINKLE), Eunice (m 1806, Stephen DEVERS/DEAVERS), Sarah "Sally" (m Archibald BARNES, 1809), Elizabeth "Betsy" (m Abraham DEWITT, 1811), Hannah (m 1816,Moses ATHERTON of Green co), Rebecca (m James HANKS, 1815), and Mary "Polly" (m Caleb HAZEL, Jr, 1813). Many of these families later lived in Hardin and LaRue counties.

Donald Mark Phillips Wed Feb 19 20:32:28 1997
Seeking info on Jesse PURYEAR & wife, Deborah CAULK, b. ca. 1808 in MD or KY md. 14 Feb 1836 in Green Co., KY d.aft 1880. Her brother, William CAULK(b. ca. 1811, d. bef 1907 in Larue Co, KY) & wife, Eliza HOBACK, all residents of Larue Co., KY. Can anyone give me info on birth/death/burial dates? Can anyone supply info on their children to augment census data? Deborah & William Caulk were both children of James & Deborah CAULK of Green Co, KY. Does anyone know where the Caulks specifically came from? Census records are conflicting, showing both Delaware & Maryland.

Janet Jensen Sun Feb 23 08:47:38 1997
Mary CRUSE of Hart Co, Hammondsville area, mar 8 Aug 1824 in Hardin Co to Wm Larkin. Witt by Prosser & Willis Cruse. Believe these are her brothers. The name LARKIN has sometimes been interchanged with LAMKIN. Both are in Hart Co. Does anyone know the location of this family? Mary was b abt 1804. Where did she & family live, die and burried. Some LAMKINS have been found in 1850 census with names like Prosser LAMKIN possibly named after Mary's brother. Any clues to any branch or generation appreciated. Have data on CRUSE to exchange.

Sheila Larson Thu Feb 27 15:35:09 1997
Researching the Henry BASSETT and Martha BEAUCHAMP family of LaRue Co., KY. Would appreciate any correspondence on them.

Robert Lee De Spain Thu Feb 27 23:32:10 1997
Looking for info on the family of James and Nannie Framcis THOMPSON DE SPAIN. Abt 1890 to 1903. Ollie Lee DE SPAIN b 1890 in Little Brush Creek Green Co. Son of James and Nannie DE SPAIN. Mary L DE SPAIN b 1899 d abt 1903 Daughter of James and Nannie DE SPAIN. Ollie had 5 brothers and 1 sister. James married (2) Druesilla DESPAIN had one son Joe DE SPAIN and 1 daughter Virgie DE SPAIN KNIGHT James DE SPAIN and Nannie Francis THOMPSON DE SPAIN b DE SPAIN cemetery Green Co.

Gary Dugger Sat Mar 1 19:32:08 1997
Seeking the identity of the parents of a Martha Jane MORRISON that was b. May 1842 in Hardin Co.; could be part of LaRue County now. She later md. Bryant Y. GLOVER in Hardin Co. in 1859. She is NOT the Martha Jane MORRISON that was the daughter of James Hickman MORRISON; but we think that she was a cousin in the same family.

Tom Wilbur Sun Mar 2 13:49:01 1997
Interested in David W. and Sarah Jane (CRUSE) PHILLIPS. Circa 1850-60 they lived in the Sonora/Upton parts of Hardin/LaRue Counties. Their children: Martha J. Phillips, b. 1856; William M. Phillips, b. 1857; Prosser Phillips, b. 1859; Michael P. Phillips, b. ca. 1861; and LaFayette Phillips, b. ca. 1867. Write Tom Wilbur, 1784 Mirabeau Dr., Okemos, MI 48864.

Brian Hendricks Mon Mar 3 18:08:04 1997
Seek info on my great-great-grandparents, George Washington TURNER and wife Frances ROBINSON from the Hodgenville/Hardin/Sonora area; buried in Sonora. He lived from 1851-1901, and I believe he was associated with the Three Forks Bacon Creek Church. She was b. ca.1862 and d. in Missouri ca. 1924. My address is: Brian Hendricks, 12 Candlewood Dr., Apt. 4, Springfield, IL 62704.

P. Thomas Wed Feb 12 11:49:03 1997
Looking for parents of William VITTETOW who md. Mary Eliz. VOWELS in Hardin Co., KY 2 Mar 1836. Believe he d. in LaRue Co. but don't know the date or where buried.

MARLENE EWING Wed Jan 29 19:57:35 1997
Seek info on Jonas EWING B.16 Jul 1852 in LaRue Co., or Hardin Co., KY d. 18 May 1881 md. Mary ESSEX b. 25 Jun 1870. They had four children --LEE ELLA, WALTER ISAAC B. 9 Apr 1872 d. 1 Dec 1956, JESSE MARSHALL B. 1876 AND "WILL B." B. 1878. JONAS EWING md. 2nd. NAN SLACK and they had a son, JIMMY EWING. MARY ESSEX md. 2nd. BILL BOWLING and they had a son, JOE BOWLING.

Melanie Sewell Sat Feb 8 01:06:15 1997
. My grandmother's grandmother on her paternal side was Louisa Nolan FERRILL (4 Oct 1948 to 13 Jan 1923) of Larue Co. Her parents were Henry FERRILL (1821-1887) and Mary Jay RAY (1827-1899). Louisa md. William Franklin BLOYD on 8 Mar 1870. Louisa was the first postmistress of Bloyd, KY. She also ran the general store and owned property. Seek additional info on her or her parents.

Louis Vassie Sun Feb 9 10:53:16 1997
Seek parents of Robert Riley HAZEL b. 13 May1872. Father's bplace listed as LaRue Co. Possibly connected to the LaFollett Family.

Doug Powers Sun Feb 9 12:05:41 1997
Seek info on the CATLETT family of LaRue Co., KY, especially info on Nathan and Susan CATLETT. Their daughter, Sarah M. CATLETT md Henry G. ORRENDER in 1845. Henry was the son of Berriman ORRENDER.

Joyce Wilson Mon Feb 10 16:19:07 1997
Seek info on John SYLVESTER STRANGE, reported to have been in LaRue Co Ky; ca. 1860 and any family's with the name STRANGE.

Nelda Rhodes Thu Mar 13 09:55:16 1997
Seek info on James Lafayette WILLIAMS, who served in the 5th Volunteer KY Calvary in Civil War, lived in either Larue or Hardin Co., KY. Also info on Reverend W. T. WILLIAMS.

Janet Cruse Jensen Fri Mar 14 19:31:51 1997
Would like to exchange info on following: MIDDLETON's of Hart, Barren, Warren, Lincoln and LaRue Counties, whether they came from VA, the Southern states or from PA. My ancestor was Thomas Middleton who d. Warren Co 1840's & md. Dicey Mitchell 1801. I have info on Middletons of these other counties and willing to work with someone on clearing up some of the questions. If no access to e-mail, write to Janet Jensen, 2216 W Cheery Lynn Rd, Phoenix, Az 85015-5705.

Ricardo Marsh Mon Mar 17 17:01:56 1997
Any information on Louanna Garrett, she lived to be 108 yrs. She was honored at Fort Knox, KY. circa 1950's also her sister lived to the age over 100; her name was Susan Garret. Both sisters lived in LaRue Co.

audrey burba Tue Mar 18 19:04:55 1997
Need info on a VIOLA SKAGGS and her father FRANK SKAGGS she was born 1886,I think her mother was Matilda Elkins.

Barbara Coy Tue Mar 18 19:11:31 1997
Anyone who may have information for the following Please contact me. Location in Larue or Hardin County Name Relation Jacob Coy.........(Grand Father)...Died unknown Grandfather to the listed below: Edward Allen Coy..(Father) Died 05/08/64....Ky My Father and brother to the listed below: Charlie Coy.......(Uncle) Died 09/18/87....Ky Ernest Coy........(Uncle) Died 05/10/73....Ky Howard Coy........(Uncle) Died 08/07/50....Ky Wilber Coy........(Uncle) Died 03/07/80....Ky

Mildred Jackson Tue Mar 25 19:00:28 1997
Looking for info on James C. JOHNSON b. 1850 in LaRue Co., KY, parents were Harry (JOHN) JOHNSON and Polly VAN METER, daughter, Minnie LEE JOHNSON, who md. David S. HORNBACK. James md. Alice SAY and Alice SPENCER FULKERSON. He d. 1911 in Hardin Co., KY.

Dale Kelley Tue Apr 1 14:18:25 1997
Need surname of Martha A., from LaRue Co., wife of John CLOPTON Jr.. They were listed in Hart Co. census of 1820. John was b. 1795 in Pittsylvania Co., VA. Children: Charles, b. 1825; Elizabeth, b. 1828; J. Robert, b. 1833; and David, b. 1840. Also need birth, marriage, and death dates and places for both John and Martha.

Larry Hart Wed Apr 9 18:46:14 1997
James HENDERSON b. abt 1755 (may have immigrated from Scotland) d. bef 1850 ?Green Co.? md. Elizabeth (???) b. abt 1757 d. after 1850 in Green Co. KY Had two sons, James Jr. b. abt 1794 VA d. 9 Jan 1868 in Green Co. KY md. 7 Aug 1823 Clark Co. KY to Susan BARR b. abt 1798 VA or KY d. bef 1868 in Green Co. KY Baylor b. 1804 VA d. May 1897 in LaRue Co. KY md. 3 Apr 1827 in Green Co. KY to Elizabeth MILBY b.1807 in KY d.? ?LaRue Co.? KY.

Mildred Jackson Sat Apr 19 18:51:08 1997
Need info on my great grandfather James K. JOHNSON. He was b. 1849-50 in Larue Co. KY. He lived and d. in Hardin Co. KY 1911. He is buried at Sonora Cemetery in Somerset, Hardin Co. KY. His parents were [John] Harry JOHNSON and [Mary] Polly VAN METER. James was md. at least twice. Once to Alice SAY? and at the time of his death to Alice SPENCER. Alice SPENCER was md. to Carl FULKERSON first and they had a son Richard Blain FULKERSON. James had a daughter Minnie Lee who was my grandmother. She md. David S. HORNBACK, son of Henry Winfield HORMBACK and Cassie FULKERSON.

Phyllis Stewart Fri Apr 25 05:51:10 1997
Searching BOGUE/BOAG/BOGE; family settled in Hardin Co in l816, Sonora and Upton area - later in Larue

Russell J. BARE Sun Apr 27 06:47:39 1997
We are looking for the ancestors of Mary Ann SPENCER, b. 22 Jul 1857, LaRue Co., KY, m. circa: 1870, David BARE (Jr.), d. 2 Apr 1937, Kansas. She was the daughter of John SPENCER, b. unknown, IN (?), m. unknown, Mary J. TOOLE, assume: LaRue Co., KY. SPENCER and TOOLE assumed to have been b. circa: 1825 to 1837., may have been immigrants. Mary Ann SPENCER is the mother of Charles Christopher BARE, b. 22 Aug 1877, Big Springs, Douglas Co, KS, Father of Charles was David BARE, b. 29 May 1853, site unknown, d. 2 Jun 1930, Nebraska or KS.

Robin Christian Mon Apr 28 00:22:03 1997
Seek info regarding my g-grandfather,David B. GOFF,b.1843, Larue Co. His first wife's name is unknown, but they had four sons, Thomas W.Goff,b.1960,KY, the other 3 born in IN.

Gene Perkins Sat May 3 09:23:02 1997
Seeking info on Al/Hal/Harold HUBER who was said to be in 14 western movies, usually as member of Sons of the Pioneers, in 1937 thru 1943. He occasionly visited relatives in Larue Co. Later he reportedly work at a radio station in Campbellsville. E-mail me at or

Diane Humphries Sat May 3 19:09:26 1997
Seek info on William Pointer HODGES- b. 3 Apr 1875, died 23 May 1952. He md Eliza Catherine (Lizzie) SHELTON on 27 Oct 1895. She was b. 6 May 1873 in Hart Co., KY. They had several children when they lived in LaRue Co., then moved to Rice Co., Kansas. They are my grandmother's parents.

Russell Perkins Sat May 3 20:58:12 1997
Looking for info on a Margaret Perkins who was listed in 1870 KY Census. She lived in the Buffalo Post office area, 40 yrs old at the time & others listed in her household were:Henry, age 24, Celia, age 11, Simon, age 9. I believe Margaret Perkins was the Mother of William Buckman Perkins who was my GGrandfather. I could not locate Margaret on earlier Census'. Any assistance you can give me would be appreciated. my address: 2317 Windsor Forest Dr. Louiville, KY 40272- 2331.

missi nussbaum Mon May 5 20:55:43 1997
Seek info on my greatgrandfather's parents. He is OTIS LEE DEVER, b.18 Sep1888 in LarueCo., KY to JAMES ROBERT DEVER and wife SUDIE HALL. He has brothers named OTTO and DALLAS. I can find no birth, death, or marriage records on either parent.

missi nussbaum Mon May 5 23:26:49 1997
Seek info about my greatgrandmother's family. She is DEOLA LAMBERT,b.21 Apr 1895. Her mother was named LETICIA,LETITIA,or LATICHETTA, who later had a married surname of CARTER. DEOLA married OTIS LEE DEVER 8 Oct 1912. She had a sister named CORA,married name ARMSTRONG, and a sister named ZADA?or ZADY?, married name CHEATHAM. I would love to know these girls father's name, or the true name of their mother..

Janet Cruse Jensen Wed May 21 21:59:32 1997
Andrew D HUNT b 1825 KY, mar Mary BEELER 10 Dec 1846 LaRue Co. Andrew died 4 Aug 1907 LaRue Co and bur Red Hill Cem. He left inheritance to some nephews around Covington, KY. Do not know their names. Have not located a will. I do not believe Andrew had children. Do any researchers of these two names have info to exchange. I have Andrew's par & siblings names.

Missi nussbaum Thu May 22 14:02:13 1997
I need birth, death, and marriage records for Larue and Nelson counties for the period 1875-1901. The information is absent from the library microfilms. Is there an alternate source for this data? Or does anyone have access to reference material for such, and would be willing to do some lookups? I need specifically the births of LETTISHIA TINGLE, DEOLA LAMBERT, MARY SUDIE HALL, THOS.LAMBERT, JAMES ROBERT DEVER, and OTIS LEE DEVER. Also the marriages of the aforementioned persons.

David Frisby Tue May 27 12:31:38 1997
Alice ETHERTON, 1875-1906, md John L. CLARK, 1867-1911. Were her parents Milton and Harrett Etherton (1856-1891 and 1858-1901)? Milton's father was William F. Etherton b. 1832, whose father was Elijah Etherton b. 1802. Alice d. in 1906 of typhoid. Alice and John are buried at Mt. Tabor cemetery in (I think) Larue Co. but may be in Green Co.

Paula J.Warren Thu May 29 22:22:38 1997
Trying to establish that Lucy Bugg's father was John Bugg.

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