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CHARLEY CONLEY, son of LEANDER CONLEY and LAURA JANE LYONS, was born April 26, 1904 in London, Madison County, Ohio, died September 11, 1971 in Louisa, Lawrence County, Kentucky, and is buried in Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky. He married BEULAH BROWN, daughter of LEWIS BROWN and JUDY ARROWOOD, May 12, 1934 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. She was born March 3, 1901 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died June 21, 1975 in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, and is buried in Conley Cemetery in Lowmansville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society (page 257), "Charley Conley, d. 11 Sep, age 67 d. London, OH to Laura Lyons Conley and late Leander Conley. Survived by wife: Bulah Brown Conley; dau: Connie Nickols; bros: Rudolph, Burns, daus [sisters]: Shirley Sparks, Alma Davis, Mary Johnson, Nellie Skaggs. Burial at Lowmansville."

According to Kentucky birth records, Lewis Brown was born in September of 1874 in Johnson County to Hezekiah Brown (b. Lawrence County) and Jane Auxier [Mariah Jane] (b. Johnson County). According to his death certificate, Lewis Brown died in Lowmansville, his wife was Rosie Castle, and his parents were H. K. Brown and Mariah J. Auxier. In Rosa Castle Brown's obituary (1891-1975), Beulah Conley of Lowmansville is listed as a surviving step-daughter.

According to his death certificate, there was a baby boy who was stillborn on May 27, 1935 in Gambill, Lawrence County, Kentucky. Also on this certificate, his parents are listed as Charlie Conley (b. Lowmansville) and Bulah Brown (b. Lowmansville), the informant as Charley Conley of Lowmansville), and the burial place as Borders Cemetery.

According to his obituary, Charley Conley (age 67), son of Laura Lyons Conley and the late Leander Conley, was born in London, Ohio, died September 11, 1971 in a Louisa hospital after an extended illness, and was buried in the family cemetery in Lowmansville. He was preceded in death by 2 sons and 3 daughters, and he was survived by his wife, Bulah Brown Conley; 1 daughter, Mrs. Connie Nickols (of Lowmansville), 2 brothers, Rudolph Conley (Columbus, Ohio) and Burns Conley (Columbus, Ohio); 4 daughters [sisters], Mrs. Shirley Sparks (Columbus, Ohio), Mrs. Alma Davis (Columbus, Ohio), Mrs. Mary Johnson (Columbus, Ohio), and Mrs. Nellie Skaggs (Plain City, Ohio); and 2 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Charley Conley was born April 27, 1904, and died in September of 1971. His last place of residence was in Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Charley Conley died September 11, 1971 in Lawrence County at the age of 67.

According to her obituary, Beulah Brown Conley (age 74), daughter of the late Lewis and Julia Arroweed Brown, was a lifelong resident of Lowmansville. She was born March 3, 1901 in Johnson County, died June 21, 1975 in a Lexington hospital after a long illness, and was buried in the Conley Cemetery in Lowmansville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Conley. She was survived by 1 daughter, Connie Auxier (of Lowmansville); 1 brother, William Brown (Tutor Key); 1 sister, Gus Akers [Gus Brown Akers] (Tutor Key); 1 half-brother, Gilbert Brown (Columbus); 2 half-sisters, Blanch Marie Brown (Lowmansville) and Lillie May Brown (Lowmansville); and 2 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Bulah Conley was born March 3, 1901, and died in June of 1975. Her last place of residence was in Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Beulah Conley died June 21, 1975 in Fayette County at the age of 74. She was living in Johnson County at the time of her death.

On page 21 of the 1900 census for District 39 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 13, 1900), Lewis Brown is found living with his first wife. He's the head of house #199, a farmer, born in May of 1878 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 4 years, and he's 22 years old. Also listed is Juda (wife, born in April of 1879 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she hasn't had any children, age 21). In house #201 are Lewis' parents.

On pages 23 & 24 of the 1910 census for District 96 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Lawrence County, Kentucky, Beulah and her father are found living in the home of her grandparents. Hezekiah Brown is listed as the head of the household for house #149, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 38 years, and he's 59 years old. Also listed are Maria J. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 10 children and all are still living, age 57), Lewis (son, widowed, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 34), Angie (daughter, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 21), Elijah (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Nora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Bulah (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9), Gussie (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7), William (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3), Alonzo (son, single, argons agent [?], born in Kentucky, age 30).

On page 12 of the 1920 census for District 130 (Gambill) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated January 17, 1920), Louis Brown is listed as the head of the household for house #251, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Rosie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 28), Beulah (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), Billie (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 14), Gilbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 8 months), and Blanch Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 7 months). They are living next to Rosie's widowed father, Robert Castle. Her mother was Martha Jane Borders.

On page 6 of the 1930 census for District 66-2 (Beaver Township) in Pike County, Ohio (dated April 17, 1930), there is a Charlie Conley found living as a boarder in the home of a David Bevins family in house #51. This Charlie is single, he's a laborer for the steam railroad, born in Ohio, parents were born in Kentucky, and he's 22 years old.

On page 13 of the 1930 census for District 64-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1930), Wesley T. Hayes is listed as the head of the household for house #130, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 18, and he's 73 years old. Also listed are Alafair (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 75), and Bulah Brown (servant, single, housekeeper, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 29).

On page 26 of the 1940 census for District 58-13 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 24, 1940), Charlie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #193, he's a coal miner, born in Ohio, he was living in rural Floyd County, Kentucky, in 1935, he has a 3rd grade education, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Beulah (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Floyd County in 1935, 5th grade education, age 39), and Carol Sue (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1).

    The children of CHARLEY CONLEY and BEULAH BROWN are:

    1. BURL CONLEY, b. 1936, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Burl Conley was born in 1936 in Floyd County to Beulah Brown.
    2. CAROL SUE CONLEY, b. February 28, 1939, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. April 20, 1960, Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky, buried in Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky, m. ERNEST VANHOOSE.
    3. BERLIN RAY CONLEY, b. August 27, 1941, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. October 25, 1941, Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky, buried in Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Berlin R. Conley was born August 27, 1941 in Johnson County to Bulah Brown.
      According to his death certificate, Berlian Ray Conley died October 25, 1941 in Lowmansville, Lawrence County, Kentucky, from cholera. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Lowmansville, Johnson County, his parents are listed as Charlie Conley (b. Ohio) and Beulah Brown (b. Johnson County), the informant as Charlie Conley of Nolon, West Virginia, and the burial place as Lowmansville.
    4. CONNIE L. CONLEY, b. Lawrence County, Kentucky, m. (1) (unknown first name) NICKOLS, m. (2) (unknown first name) AUXIER.
      Notes: Connie Conley's name was listed as Connie Nickols in her father's obituary when he died in 1971, and Connie Auxier in her mother's obituary when she died in 1975.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Connie L. Conley was born in Lawrence County to Beulah Brown.







MAY SMITH, daughter of NANCY ELLEN "ELLEN" CONLEY and DENNIS SCOTT SMITH, was born February 22, 1909 in Kentucky, died December 15, 1986 in Huron, Erie County, Ohio, and is buried in Jenkins Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married BEN EDWARD "ED" JENKINS, son of JAMES HARVEY JENKINS and AMANDA B. JENKINS, about 1924. He was born November 6, 1890 in Wheelersburg, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died October 22, 1962 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Jenkins Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. May Smith married (2) (unknown first name) PRATER. Ed Jenkins married (1) NORA HOWARD, daughter of JESSIE HOWARD and ELIZABETH SKAGGS, about 1915. She was born October 13, 1899 in Kentucky, died June 23, 1924 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Howard Cemetery in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Ben Edward "Ed" Jenkins was the brother of Lousina Jenkins and John M. Jenkins.

Amanda B. Jenkins was the sister of Daniel Isaac Jenkins.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Sina Jenkins was born August 27, 1918 in Magoffin County to Nora Howard, and Ruby Jenkins was born June 5, 1922 in Magoffin County to Nora Howard.

According to her death certificate, Manda B. Jenkins Jenkins died August 25, 1938 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, from senility and partial paralysis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Morgan County, Kentucky, her birth date as June 25, 1854, her marital status is blank, her parents as Henry Jenkins and Rosana Blevins (b. Floyd County), and the informant as Ira Jenkins of Barnetts Creek.

When Eddie Jenkins' World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 16, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer, that he was single, that he had a dependent mother, that he was born November 6, 1892 in Wheelersburg, Kentucky, and that he was a 3 year veteran in the State Guard. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and photos of their headstones shows that Mae Jenkins Prater lived from February 22, 1909 to December 15, 1986, and was buried in Jenkins Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky, that Ben Ed Jenkins lived from November 6, 1890 to October 22, 1962, and was buried in the same cemetery, that Earl Jenkins lived from 1938 to 1961, and was buried in the same cemetery, and that Edd Jenkins Jr. lived from 1940 to 1961, and was buried in the same cemetery. Earl and Edd Jr. share a headstone.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, May Prater was born February 22, 1909, and died in December of 1986. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Huron, Erie County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Mae Prater was born about 1909 in Kentucky, and died December 15, 1986 in a long-term care facility in Huron, Erie County, at the age of 77. She was widowed at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ed Jenkins was born November 6, 1890, and died in October of 1962. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ed Jenkins died October 22, 1962 in Johnson County at the age of 71. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

According to her death certificate, Nora Howard Jenkins died June 23, 1924 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Premature Hemorrhage. This was a puerperal case." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as October 13, 1899, her marital status as married, her parents as Jessie Howard (b. Kentucky) and Elizabeth Skaggs [hard to read] (b. Kentucky), the informant as Ed Jenkins of Wheelersburg, Kentucky, and the burial place as Howard Cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Nora Jenkins died June 23, 1924 in Magoffin County at the age of 25.

On page 5 of the 1880 census for District 88 (Paint) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated June 19, 1880), Harvey Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #202, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Amanda B. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 24), John M. (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Sarah A. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), James H. (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Ira (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Clarinda (daughter, born in May of 1880 in Kentucky, age 1 month).

On pages 13 & 14 of the 1900 census for District 115 (Lincoln) in Wayne County, West Virginia (dated June 8, 1900), James H. Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #87, he's a farmer, born in November of 1852 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 28 years, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Mandey (wife, born in January of 1854 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 28 years, she's given birth to 9 children and 8 are still living, age 46), John M. (son, single, farm laborer, born in March of 1873 in Kentucky, age 27), James H. (son, single, farm laborer, August of 1876 in Kentucky, age 23), Arminta (daughter, born in May of 1880 in Kentucky, age 20), Lucina (daughter, born in December of 1881 in Kentucky, age 18), Clinton (son, born in March of 1884 in Kentucky, age 16), and Ben E. (son, born in November of 1890 in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 13 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 9, 1920), Edward Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #114, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Nora (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21), Russel (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 year 6 months), and Loucina (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 1 month).

On page 27 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1930), Ed Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #204, he's a laborer in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are May (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 24), Sina (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Edna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Ruby (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Mandy E. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 months), and Russel Slone (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15).

On page 15 of the 1940 census for District 88-16 in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 12, 1940). Edd Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #123, he's a sawyer in a sawmill, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 49 years old. Also listed are Mae (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 30), Ethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Hobly (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), James D. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Paul (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Earl (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), Edd Jr. (son, born in Kentucky, age 0 months), and Susan Skaggs (hired girl, widowed, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, no formal education, age 45).

    The children of MAY SMITH and ED JENKINS are:

    1. MANDY ETHEL JENKINS, b. 1929, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mandy E. Jenkins was born in Magoffin County to May Smith.
    2. HOLLY JENKINS, b. 1932, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hollie Jenkins was born in Magoffin County to May Smith.
    3. JAMES D. JENKINS, b. 1934, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. LENA MAE BLANTON.
    4. PAUL JENKINS, b. 1936, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Paul Jenkins was born in Morgan County to May Smith.
    5. EARL JENKINS, b. July 19, 1938, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. 1961, buried in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Earl Jenkins was born July 19, 1938 in Magoffin County to Mae Smith.
    6. ED JENKINS JR., b. April 28, 1940, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. 1961, buried in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ed J. Jenkins was born April 28, 1940 in Morgan County to May Smith.







WILLIAM EMERSON BLANTON was born in March of 1823 in Harlan County, Kentucky. He married ELIZABETH PACE about 1849. She was born in July of 1830 in Kentucky.

Notes: William Emerson Blanton has been reported to be the son of James D. Blanton and Margaret Carter - who both died before 1850 - and he's also been reported to be the son of George Washington Blanton and Martha Shepherd. James and Margerets' children were born in Tennessee, making them unlikely parents of William Emerson. William Emerson is living 2 houses away from George and Martha Blanton - both 75 years old - in 1850, but their son, William, was born about 1800 and married (1) Alsey Cantrell and then (2) Mahala Roberson Conley. James D. Blanton and George Washington Blanton were brothers, the sons of John William Blanton and Anne Whitlow. It's possible that William Emerson Blanton is a grandson.

On page 39 of the 1830 census for Floyd County, Kentucky, there is a George Blanton listed as the head of his household. In this house are 2 males between 10 and 15 years old, 1 male between 30 & 40, 1 male between 50 & 60, 2 females between 5 & 10, 1 female between 10 & 15, 1 female between 15 & 20, and 1 female between 50 & 60. William Emerson would have been under 10 years old and is not found in this house. The William Blanton that married Mahala Roberson Conley would be about 31 years old and the male that's between 30 & 40 could be him. There is no William Blanton listed as the head of the house. There are only 2 George Blantons found in Kentucky, and the other is between 30 & 40 and living in Harlan County.

On page 65 of the 1840 census for Floyd County, Kentucky, George Blanton is listed as the head of his household. In this house are 1 male under the age of 5, 1 male between 5 & 10, 1 male between 50 & 60, 1 female under 5, 1 female between 5 & 10, and 1 female between 40 & 50. William Emerson Blanton would have been about 17 years old so he's not found in this house. There is 1 other George Blanton in Floyd County in 1840 but he's between 20 & 30 years old. There is 1 William Blanton listed as head of the household in Floyd County, but he's between 30 & 40 years old.

On page 22 of the 1850 census for Johnson County, Kentucky (dated August 16, 1850), William E. Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #130, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 23 years old. Also listed is Elizabeth (born in Kentucky, age 17).

On page 64 of the 1860 census for Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated July 13, 1860), Wm. E. Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #435, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (born in Kentucky, age 26), Nucharious (born in Kentucky, age 9), Gardner (born in Kentucky, age 6), Grigsby (born in Kentucky, age 3), and Maletha (born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 21 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated August 25, 1870), William Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #146, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (born in Kentucky, age 38), Gardner (born in Kentucky, age 16), Grigsby (born in Kentucky, age 12), Maletha (born in Kentucky, age 10), Drusilla (born in Kentucky, age 6), Allander (born in Kentucky, age 1), Williiam D. Howard (works on farm, born in Kentucky, age 22), Neucarious Howard (domestic servant, born in Kentucky, age 18).

On page 8 of the 1880 census for District 63 (Precinct 1 - Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 4, 1880), William Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #54, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Elizia (wife, born in Kentucky, age 50), Marry (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 21), Druecilly (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 19), Alander (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Ellenia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Adeline (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Grigsby (son, born in Kentucky, age 24), Marry A. (wife, born in Kentucky, age 19).

On page 50 of the 1900 census for District 53 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 25, 1900), William Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #435, he's a farmer, born in March of 1823 in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Tennessee, married for 51 years, and he's 77 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (wife, born in July of 1830 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 10 children and 8 are still living, age 69), Elenia (daughter, single, born in January of 1871 in Kentucky, age 29), Alander (son, no occupation is listed, born in October of 1869 in Kentucky, married for 6 years, age 30), Martha Blanton (daughter-in-law, born in May of 1873 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 6 years, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 27), Victor Blanton (grandson, born in November of 1892 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7), Walter Blanton (grandson, born in March of 1896 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4), Mary Blanton (granddaughter, born in June of 1898 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 2), and Frona Blanton (granddaughter, born in December of 1899 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 5 months). They are living next to daughter Adaline.

    The children of WILLIAM BLANTON and ELIZABETH PACE are:

    1. NEUCARIOUS BLANTON, b. 1851, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM DOUGLAS HOWARD.
    2. GARDNER BLANTON, b. October 5, 1853, Kentucky, d. February 15, 1938, Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (1) SARAH J. CONLEY, m. (2) ADAMONTE ROSE HELTON.
    3. GRIGSBY BLANTON, b. 1856, Kentucky, m. MARY ALICE GULLETT, daughter of WILLIAM GULLETT and DELILAH AUSTIN.
      Notes: Mary Alice Gullett was the sister of Arminta Gullett and Malcolm "Mack" Gullett.
      Grigsby and Mary's son, Gardner, married Pattie Borders.
    4. MALETHA BLANTON, b. 1859, Kentucky.
    5. DRUCILLA BLANTON, b. 1864, Kentucky, d. 1933, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. JAMES MARTIN BLANTON.
    6. ALANDER BLANTON, b. October 1869, Kentucky, m. MARTHA (unknown last name). She was b. May 1873, Kentucky.
    7. ELLEAN BLANTON, b. January 25, 1871, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. May 25, 1956, Swamp Branch, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Swamp Branch, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM PIERCE "PIERCE" CONLEY.
    8. ADALINE BLANTON, b. May 1873, Kentucky, m. JOSEPH H. GULLETT.







DAISY CRACE, daughter of WILSON L. CRACE and RACHEL ELIZABETH ARMS, was born about 1902 in Kentucky. She married DAVID CROCKETT SLUSS, son of JAMES SLOAS and MINNIE WATSON, about 1921. He was born September 19, 1896 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

Notes: Daisy Crace's sister, Hazel, married Crockett Sluss' brother, John.

Minnie Watson's name was determined by finding the Kentucky birth records of 4 of her children, Winford W. (b. April 6, 1913, Elliott County), Wyonna G. (b. March 1, 1915, Elliott County), Pluria R. (b. August 7, 1918, Elliott County), and Althea (b. 1922, Rowan County).

According to his death certificate, James Sluss died February 4, 1940 in Rowan County from apoplexy, hypertension, & arteriosclerosis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as December 18, 1874, his marital status as married, his wife as Minnie Sluss, his wife's age as 63, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Noah Sluss (b. Morgan County) and Rose Ann Day (b. Morgan County), and the informant as Noah Sluss of Ripley, Ohio.

When Crockett Sloas' World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1918 in McDowell County, West Virginia, he stated that he was self-employed, that his closest relative was Minnie Sloas of Roscoe, Kentucky, that he was born September 19, 1896 in Elliott County, and that his father was born in Elliott County. He was found to be of medium height and slender build, and he had gray eyes and brown hair.

When David Crockett Sluss' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Elliott County, Kentucky, he stated that he was employed by W. O. Dunnem of Huntington, West Virginia, that his closest relative was Daisy Sloas of Ripley, West Virginia, and that he was born September 19, 1896 in Elliott County, Kentucky. He was found to be 5 feet 10 inches tall, he weighed 138 pounds, and he had gray eyes, black hair, and a light complexion.

On page 13 of the 1900 census for District 18 (Newcomb) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 8, 1900), James Sloas is listed as the head of the household for house #88, he's a farmer, born in December of 1874 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 5 years, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Minnie (wife, born in April of 1877 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 5 years, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 23), Crockett F. (son, born in September of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), Ethel (daughter, born in October of 1898 in Kentucky, age 1), Rosa B. Sloas (mother, widowed, born in June of 1855 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 44), Marion Sloas (brother, single, farm laborer, born in March of 1879 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21), John Sloas (brother, born in August of 1881 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 19), Mary E. Sloas (sister, born in September of 1882 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), and Daniel B. Sloas (brother, born in June of 1888 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11).

On page 14 of the 1910 census for District 36 (Precinct 3) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 27, 1910), James Sloas is listed as the head of the household for house #116, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 14 years, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Minnie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 7 children and 6 are still living, age 34), Crockett (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Ethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Noah (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), John (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Anna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 232 (Pine Grove) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated January 8, 1920), James Sloas is listed as the head of the household for family #38 [the houses aren't numbered], he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, and he's 43 years old. Also listed are Minnie W. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 42), Crockett (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 23), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), Noah (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), John (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Annie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Morton (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Winford (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Wiana (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Plura (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 4 months).

On page 5 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1930), Crockett D. Sluss is listed as the head of the household for house #40, he's a tool dresser in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Daisy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 27), Ettra F. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Opal (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), John (brother, married, farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 24, age 24), and Hazel (sister-in-law, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 20). Daisy and Hazel's parents are in house #44.

    The children of DAISY CRACE and CROCKETT SLUSS are:

    1. ETTRA F. SLUSS, b. 1921, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Etea I. Slush was born in Johnson County to Daisey Crace.
    2. OPAL SLUSS, b. 1923, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Opal Sluss was born in Johnson County to Daisey Grace.
    3. JAMES FRANCIS SLUSS, b. January 10, 1926, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. January 27, 1926, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, James F. Slush was born January 10, 1926 in Johnson County to Daisey Crace.
      According to his death certificate, James Francis Slush died January 27, 1926 in Johnson County from an acute cold. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as January 10, 1926, his parents as Crocket Slush (b. Kentucky) and Daisey Crace (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Wilson Crace of Oil Springs, Kentucky.







JAMES EDD PREWITT, son of MARY KATHERINE CONLEY, and WILLIAM A. PREWITT, was born August 28, 1887 in Whitley County, Kentucky, died December 26, 1954 in Whitley County, Kentucky, and is buried in Corinth Cemetery in Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky. He married MARY E. GIBBS, daughter of FRANKLIN LAFAYETTE GIBBS and PERMELIA JANE WORLEY, October 11, 1908 in Whitley County, Kentucky. She was born September 7, 1890 in Whitley County, Kentucky, died May 7, 1964, and is buried in Corinth Cemetery in Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to his death certificate, Franklin Layfett Gibbs died March 12, 1953 in Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky, from a cerebral hemorrhage due to being struck by an automobile. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as May 13, 1865, his marital status as widowed, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Bill Gibbs and Barbara Sutton, the informant as Vernie Gibbs, and the burial place as Corinth Cemetery.

According to her death certificate, Permela Jane Worley Gibbs died November 17, 1943 in Otas, Whitley County, Kentucky, from lobar pneumonia. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Whitley County, her birth date as February 20, 1868, her marital status as married, her husband as Franklin L. Gibbs (age 78), her parents as James Worley (b. Whitley County) and Martha Morgan (b. Whitley County), the informant as Verna Gibbs of Otas, and the burial place as Corinth Cemetery.

When James Edd Prewitt's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Whitley County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer, that he had a wife and 3 children, and that he was born August 28, 1887 in Whitley County, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had brown eyes and light-colored hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that James E. Prewitt lived from August 28, 1886 to December 26, 1954, and was buried in Corinth Cemetery in Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky, and that Mary Ellen Prewitt lived from September 7, 1890 to May 7, 1964, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, James E. Prewitt died December 26, 1954 in Whitley County at the age of 68. He was living in Whitley County at the time of his death.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Mary E. Prewitt died May 7, 1964 in Kenton County at the age of 73. She was living in Kenton County at the time of her death.

On page 8 of the 1900 census for District 136 (Martins Springs) in Whitley County, Kentucky (dated June 5, 1900), Franklin Gibbs is listed as the head of the household for house #66, he's a farmer, born in May of 1865 in Kentucky, father born in Missouri, mother born in Kentucky, married for 13 years, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Jane (wife, born in February of 1868 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 7 children and all are still living, age 32), Vicie (daughter, born in November of 1887 in Kentucky, age 12), Ancil (son, born in January of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), Mary E. (daughter, born in September of 1890 in Kentucky, age 9), Cordella (daughter, born in December of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), Sallie (daughter, born in January of 1895 in Kentucky, age 5), James (son, born in March of 1897 in Kentucky, age 3), and Mathew (son, born in July of 1899 in Kentucky, age 10 months).

On page 2 of the 1910 census for District 245 (Martins Fork) in Whitley County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1910), James E. Prewitt is listed as the head of the household for house #13, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in the United States, 1st marriage, married for 2 years, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Mary E. (wife, farm laborer on the home farm, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is no longer living, age 19), and Andy Russ (boarder, married, teamster, born in the United States, parents born in the Unites States, 1st marriage, age 23). They are living close to Mary's parents.

On page 14 of the 1920 census for District 285 (Martin Springs) in Whitley County, Kentucky (dated January 16 & 17, 1920), Eddie Prewitt is listed as the head of the household for house #123, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Mary C. (wife, farm laborer on the home farm, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 28), Zister (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Dortha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Chester (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 8 months), and Alma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 2 months).

On page 7 of the 1930 census for District 118-13 (Barton) in Whitley County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Ed J. Prewitt is listed as the head of the household for house #69, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 40), Zester (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), Dorothy (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Chester (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Alma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Lester (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Jannie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), and May (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 9 of the 1940 census for District 118-13 in Whitley County, Kentucky (dated April 12, 1940), Edd Prewitt is listed as the head of the household for house #77, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 53 years old. Also listed are Mary E. (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 49), Janie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Ula Mae (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8).

    The children of JAMES PREWITT and MARY GIBBS are:

    1. ZESTER PREWITT, b. May 2, 1911, Whitley County, Kentucky, d. December 4, 1980, Whitley County, Kentucky, m. MAE OWENS, May 16, 1930, Whitley County, Kentucky. She was b. February 26, 1911, Whitley County, Kentucky.
    2. ESTLE PREWITT, b. January 19, 1913, Martin Springs, Whitley County, Kentucky, d. January 20, 1913, Martin Springs, Whitley County, Kentucky, buried in Corinth Cemetery in Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Estle Prewitt was born January 19, 1913 in Whitley County to Mary Gibbs.
      According to her death certificate, Estle Prewitt died January 20, 1913 in Martin Springs at the age of 2 days "from Information of Symtoms The cause must have been (Acute Indigestion)." Also on this certificate, her birth date is listed as January 20, 1913 [mistake], her parents as Edward Prewitt (b. Kentucky) and Mary E. Gibbs (b. Kentucky), and the informant as George Allen of Rye, Kentucky.
    3. DOROTHY PREWITT, b. 1915, Kentucky.
    4. CHESTER PREWITT, b. March 30 1916, Whitley County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Chester Prewitt was born March 30, 1916 in Whitley County to Mary Gibbs.
    5. ALMA PREWITT, b. July 18, 1918, Whitley County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alma M. Prewitt was born July 18, 1918 in Whitley County to Mary Gibbs.
    6. LESTER C. PREWITT, b. 1921, Whitley County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lester C. Prewitt was born in Whitley County to Mary Gibbs.
    7. JANIE PREWITT, b. 1924, Kentucky.
    8. EULA MAY PREWITT, b. 1925, Whitley County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Eula M. Prewitt was born in Whitley County to Mary Gibbs.
    9. EDD PREWITT, b. January 30, 1930, Rye, Whitley County, Kentucky, d. January 30, 1930, Rye, Whitley County, Kentucky, buried in Corinth Cemetery, Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edd Prewitt was born January 30, 1930 in Whitley County to Mary Gibbs.
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, "Edd 2 Prewitt" died January 30, 1930 in Whitley County and he was under 1 year of age.







ALAN LEE PACE, son of KERMIT CHALLIE E. "CHALLIE" PACE and DIXIE MAE HUTCHISON, married (1) CAROL (unknown last name). He married (2) CALLA (unknown last name).

    The child of ALAN PACE and CAROL (unknown last name) is:

    1. ALBERTA LOUISE PACE.

    The child of ALAN PACE and CALLA (unknown last name) is:

    1. ALAN LEE PACE JR.

    (This information comes from Charles Penn and other sources)







DEAN PACE, son of KERMIT CHALLIE E. "CHALLIE" PACE and DIXIE MAE HUTCHISON, married (1) SYLVIA (unknown last name). He married (2) JULIE CANAHAN. He married (3) SHARON (unknown last name).

    The children of DEAN PACE and SYLVIA (unknown last name) are:

    1. CHERYL LYNN PACE.
    2. JAMES DEAN PACE.

    (This information comes from Charles Penn and other sources)







RALEIGH CONLEY, son of ELECTIOUS HOWES "LECK" CONLEY and ELLENDER "ELLEN" SALYER, was born November 12, 1885 in Kentucky, died December 31, 1963 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in A. P. Cooper Cemetery in Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married (1) IDA PENNINGTON about 1911. She was born about 1893 in Kentucky. He married (2) ROSE ARNETT, daughter of ROBERT LEE ARNETT and ALICE HOWARD. She was born about 1905 in Kentucky, and is buried in A. P. Cooper Cemetery in Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky. Rose Arnett married (1) STORMY OAKLEY COOPER, son of ARCHIBALD PRATER COOPER and ARIZONA DAVIS, about 1920. He was born in December of 1899 in Kentucky, died July 20, 1929 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in A. P. Cooper Cemetery in Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society (page 520), Raleigh Conley was born November 12, 1885, died December 31, 1963, and was buried in A. P. Cooper Cemetery. He married (1) Ida Pennington, and he married (2) Rose Arnett Cooper. She was buried in A. P. Cooper Cemetery.

According to her death certificate, Alice Howard Arnett died January 19, 1945 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from bladder cancer. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as August 14, 1867, her marital status as married, her husband as R. L. Arnett (age 82), her parents as Lark Howard (b. Kentucky) and Polly Salyer (b. Kentucky), the informant as R. L. Howard of Salyersville, and the burial place as Gardner Cemetery.

When Raleigh Conley's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed horse dealer in Salyersville, Magoffin County, that his closest relative was Mrs. Ida Conley of Salyersville, and that he was born November 12, 1885. He was found to be short and slender, and he had light blue eyes and dark brown hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Raleigh Conley was born November 12, 1885, and died in December of 1963.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Raleigh Conley died December 31, 1963 in Magoffin County at the age of 78.

According to his death certificate, Stormy Oakley Cooper died July 20, 1929 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from typhoid fever. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, his age as 29, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Arch Cooper (b. Magoffin County) and Zona Davies (b. Magoffin County), the informant as Seigel Cooper of Lickburg, Kentucky, and the burial place as Cooper Cemetery.

On page 17 of the 1910 census for District 101 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated May 2 & 3, 1910), Robert L. Arnett is listed as the head of the household for house #125, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 26 years, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 8 children and 6 are still living, age 43), Hargis (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Rosa (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Samuel B. (son, born in Kentucky, age 3).

On page 8 of the 1920 census for District 68 (Salyersville) Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 16 & 17, 1920), Raleigh Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #94, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 27), Ruth (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), and Fred Jr. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 19 of the 1930 census for District 77-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 22, 1930), Raleigh Conley is found living in the home of his sister. William A. May is listed as the head of the household for house #173, he's a physician, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 45, and he's 79 years old. Also listed are Arazona (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 22, age 56), Charles Conley (nephew, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Raleigh Conley (brother-in-law, divorced, livestock merchant, born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 37).

On page 8 of the 1930 census for District 77-1 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Robert L. Arnett is listed as the head of the household for house #90, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 20, and he's 67 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 63), Rosa Cooper (daughter, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 25), Morris Marvin Cooper (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9), Alice Mae Cooper (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7), Robert Prater Cooper (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3 years 11 months), and Carrie Groce Cooper (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 6 months).

On page 8 of the 1940 census for District 77-4A in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1940), Raleigh Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #53, he's a laborer for the natural gas company, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Rose (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 2 years of high school, age 35), Callie Faye (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Jimmie Roger (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Morse Cooper (step-son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Alice Mae Cooper (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), Robert Cooper (step-son, born in Kentucky, age 13), and Clara Grace Cooper (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11).

    The children of RALEIGH CONLEY and IDA PENNINGTON are:

    1. RUTH CONLEY, b. November 8, 1910, Kentucky, d. June 27 1992, Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. JAMES KENNETH MCKENZIE.
    2. FRED CONLEY, b. 1914, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Fred Conley was born July 4, 1913 in Magoffin County to Ida Pennington.

    The children of RALEIGH CONLEY and ROSE ARNETT are:

    1. CALLIE FAYE CONLEY, b. 1933, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Callie F. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Rosa Arnett.
    2. JIMMY ROGER CONLEY, b. 1936, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. MADGE JENKINS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Jimmy R. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Rose Arnett.
    3. JANET KATHLEEN "MICKY" CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JOHNNY WILLIAMS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Janet K. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Rosa Arnett.

    The children of ROSE ARNETT and STORMY COOPER are:

    1. MORRIS MARVIN COOPER, b. 1921, Kentucky.
    2. ALICE MAE COOPER, b. 1922, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alice M. Cooper was born in Magoffin County to Rosa Arnett..
    3. ROBERT PRATER COOPER, b. 1926, Kentucky.
    4. CLARA GRACE COOPER, b. 1929, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Clara G. Cooper was born in Magoffin County to Rose Arnett.







RUIE CONLEY, daughter of WILLIAM BALLARD "BALLARD" CONLEY and TURTLE DOVE "DOVE" LEMASTER, was born August 26, 1907 in Kentucky, and died March 31, 1991 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. She married (1) TRIMBLE V. LEMASTER, son of WILLIAM H. LEMASTER and MARTHA JANE TRIMBLE. He was born May 5, 1908 in Kentucky, and died June 3, 1969 in Johnson County, Kentucky. She married (2) EDDIE MONTGOMERY.

Notes: According to Ohio death record transcripts, Ruie Conley Montgomery was born August 26, 1907 in Kentucky, and died March 31, 1991 in a hospital in Portmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 83. She had a 3rd grade education, her father's surname is listed as Conley, and she was widowed at the time of his her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Trimble Lemaster was born May 5, 1908, and died in June of 1969. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Virginia, and his last place of residence was in Leander, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Trimble Lemaster was born May 5, 1908, and died June 3, 1969 in Johnson County at the age of 61.

On page 2 of the 1940 census for District 58-9 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1940), Trimble Lemaster is listed as the head of the household for house #8, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Ruie (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 32), Jarvy (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Ernie (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Ruth Nell (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Richard (son, born in Kentucky, age 0 months).

    The children of RUIE CONLEY and TRIMBLE LEMASTER are:

    1. JAMES J. LEMASTER, b. 1932, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, James J. Lemaster was born in Johnson County to Roxin Conley.
    2. ERNIE LEMASTER, b. April 5, 1935, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. October 16, 1976, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, buried in Riceville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. WILMA REED.
    3. RUTH NELL LEMASTER, b. 1937, m. (unknown first name) PITTS.
    4. RICHARD LEMASTER, b. 1940, Kentucky.
    5. DOROTHY I. LEMASTER, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) MADDOX.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Dorothy I. Lemaster was born in Johnson County to Ruie Conley.
      Dorothy's name is listed as Dorothy Maddox in her brother Ernie's obituary.
    6. MARGARET L. LEMASTER, b. Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Margaret L. Lemaster was born in Johnson County to Ruie Conley.
    7. LOU ELLEN LEMASTER, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) TACKETT.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lovellen Lemaster was born in Johnson County to Resle Conley.
      Lou Ellen's name is listed as Lou Ellen Tackett in her brother Ernie's obituary.







ERNIE LEMASTER, son of RUIE CONLEY and TRIMBLE LEMASTER, was born April 5, 1935 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died October 16, 1976 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, and is buried in the family cemetery in Riceville, Johnson County, Kentucky. He married WILMA REED.

Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ernie Lemaster was born April 5, 1935 in Johnson County to Recie Conley.

According to his obituary, Ernie Lemaster (age 41), son of the late Trimble Lemaster and Ruie Conley Montgomery Lemaster, lived in Jeffersonville, Indiana and was employed as a press operator. He was born April 5, 1935 in Johnson County, died October 16, 1976 in Louisville as the result of an automobile accident, and was buried in the family cemetery in Riceville. He was survived by his wife, Wilma Reed Lemaster; 1 daughter, Beverly Lemaster (living at home); 1 brother, James Lemaster (New Lexington, Ohio); 3 sisters, Ruth Pitts (Portsmouth, Ohio), Dorothy Maddox (Portsmouth, Ohio), and Lou Ellen Tackett (Louisville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

    The child of ERNIE LEMASTER and WILMA REED is:

    1. BEVERLY LEMASTER.







SOPHRONIA JANE "FRONA" BLANTON, daughter of LUCINDA JANE HALL and ELIJAH BLANTON, was born in February of 1888 in Kentucky. She married FRANK THOMAS COFFEE, son of WILLIAM MASON COFFEE and SERREPTA PRATER, July 15, 1904 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was born in April of 1884 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died January 17, 1924 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Prater Cemetery in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Frank Thomas Coffee was the brother of Bruce Coffee and Vada Coffee.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Frank F. Coffee married Fronie Blanton on July 15, 1904 in Magoffin County at the home of Derniah Tackett. The witnesses were Ballard Coffee and Dernia Tackett, and the minister was B. G. Howard.

When Frank Tomes Coffee's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Greenup County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer, that his closest relative was Fronie Jane Coffee of Rice, Greenup County, and that he was 34 years old. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had black eyes and black hair.

According to his death certificate, Frank Coffee died January 17, 1924 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death was listed as "There was no Physician attending the said party. He died with Tuberculosis of the lungs." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, his age as 38 years 8 months 17 days, his marital status as married, his occupation as farming, his parents as W. M. Coffee (b. Magoffin County) and Sarepta Prater (b. Magoffin County), the informant as David F. Jenkins of Gray Fox, Kentucky, and the burial place as Prater Cemetery.

On pages 22 & 23 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 14, 1900), Mason Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #192, he's a farmer, born in July of 1855 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 21 years, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Sarepta (wife, born in July of 1863 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 10 children and all are still living, age 36), Bruce (son, born in March of 1880 in Kentucky, age 20), Frank (son, born in April of 1884 in Kentucky, age 16), Balard [Ballard] (son, born in March of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Nora (daughter, born in February of 1888 in Kentucky, age 12), Cora (daughter, born in November of 1889 in Kentucky, age 10), Minnie (daughter, born in April of 1892 in Kentucky, age 8), Paulina (daughter, born in April of 1894 in Kentucky, age 6), Morton (son, born in April of 1896 in Kentucky, age 4), and Vada (daughter, born in April of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 4 of the 1910 census for District 70 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1910), Frank Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #37, he's a blacksmith, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 6 years, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Sophronia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 22), Ina (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Ivra (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Rollie Tacket (brother-in-law, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18).

On page 3 of the 1920 census for District 109 (Pennsylvania) in Greenup County, Kentucky (dated January 23 & 24, 1920), Frank F. Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #22, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Frona J. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 32), Ora L. (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Evra (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Vertrice (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Alverta (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Cecil (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 6 months), and Emma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8 months).

    The children of FRONA BLANTON and FRANK COFFEE are:

    1. ORA L. COFFEE, b. 1905, Kentucky.
    2. IVORY COFFEE, b. 1907, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. July 31, 1997, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Westwood, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. DANIEL BOONE "BOONE" CONLEY.
    3. VERTRICE COFFEE, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    4. ALVERTA COFFEE, b. September 4, 1913, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alvertie Coffee was born September 4, 1913 in Magoffin County to Frona Blanton.
    5. CECIL COFFEE, b. April 25, 1916, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alvertie Coffee was born April 25, 1916 in Magoffin County to Fronie Blanton.
      On page 10 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 8, 1930), Cecil Coffee is found living with his grandparents. William M. Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #79, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 23, and he's 74 years old. Also listed are Sarepta (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 66), and Cecil Coffee (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11).
    6. EMMA COFFEE, b. 1919, Kentucky.







CARRIE COLEMAN, daughter of MAHALA ELIZABETH "ELIZABETH" CONLEY and ZEPHENIAH M. COLEMAN, was born February 27, 1893 in Kentucky, died December 12, 1952, and is buried in Rush Township Burial Park in Rushtown, Scioto County, Ohio. She married OSCAR WILLIAMS, son of GEORGE W. WILLIAMS and MILLIE KEZIAH "KIZZIE" SPARKS, July 13, 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky. He was born January 7, 1893 in Bonanza, Floyd County, Kentucky, died September 4, 1969 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Rush Township Burial Park in Rushtown, Scioto County, Ohio.

Notes: Oscar Williams was the brother of Pearlie Williams.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Carrie Coleman (age 19) married Oscar Williams (age 19) on July 13, 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

When Oscar Williams' World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a daily laborer working for Portsmouth Sand & Gravel Company in Portsmouth, Ohio, that he was married and had 2 children, and that he was born January 7, 1893 in Bonanza, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had brown eyes and black hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstones shows that Carrie Williams lived from February 27, 1893 to December 12, 1952, and was buried in Rush Township Burial Park in Rushtown, Scioto County, Ohio, and that Oscar Williams lived from 1893 to 1969, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Oscar Williams was born about 1893, and died September 4, 1969 in Southern Ohio Medical Center-Mercy in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 76. He was married at the time of his death.

On page 8 of the 1900 census for District 37 (Abbott) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated June 5, 1900), George Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #64, he's a farmer, born in December of 1849 in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, married for 22 years, and he's 50 years old. Also listed are Millie (wife, born in May of 1862 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 22 years, she's given birth to 11 children and 9 are still living, age 38), Cora B. (daughter, born in March of 1882 in Kentucky, age 18), Sarah (daughter, born in May of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Loula M. (daughter, born in May of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Merida (son, born in April of 1888 in Kentucky, age 12), Thomas (son, born in January of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10), Oscar (son, born in February of 1892 in Kentucky, age 8), James (son, born in April of 1897 in Kentucky, age 3), and Burlie (son, born in March of 1900 in Kentucky, age 2 months).

On page 16 of the 1910 census for District 62 (Abbott) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 28, 1910), George W. Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #93, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, 1st marriage, married for 35 years, and he's 60 years old. Also listed are Kizzie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 13 children and 10 are still living, age 56), Lou M. (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 24), Tommy (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Oscar (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Early (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), and Pearly (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 26 of the 1920 census for District 143 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 21, 1920), Oscar Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #174, he's a laborer in a steel mill, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Carrie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 25), Herman (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Offutt (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 4 months). Carrie's brother, David, is in house #170.

On page 4 of the 1930 census for District 73-24 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 5 & 7, 1930), Oscar Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #33, he's a car repairer for the steam railroad, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 18, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Carrie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 36), Herman (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Offutt (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Elizabeth (daughter, born in Ohio, age 7), Zeffe (son, born in Ohio, age 4 years 8 months), and Martha (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10 months). They are living next to Carrie's brother, William, her father is in the next house, and her brother, Luther, is in the house after that.

On page 29 of the 1940 census for District 73-29 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 25, 1940), Oscar Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #262, he's a section hand for the railroad, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 5th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Carey (wife, born in Kentucky, 3rd grade education, age 47), Zeffie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 14), and Martha (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10). They are living next to son Herman, and son offutt is living in the next house.

    The children of CARRIE COLEMAN and OSCAR WILLIAMS are:

    1. HERMAN WILLIAMS, b. June 11, 1913, Martin County, Kentucky, m. JULIA (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Heerman Williams was born June 11, 1913 in Martin County to Carrie Coleman.
    2. OFFUTT WILLIAMS, b. September 21, 1915, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. BEATRICE (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Offnth Williams was born September 21, 1915 in Johnson County to Carrie Coleman.
    3. ELIZABETH WILLIAMS, b. 1923, Ohio.
    4. ZEFFIE WILLIAMS, b. 1925, Ohio.
    5. MARTHA WILLIAMS, b. 1929, Ohio.







NANCY CAROLINE CONLEY, daughter of EDMOND CONLEY and MARY ANN SALYER, was born in September of 1866 in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married JOHN HENRY BLAIR, son of JOHN L. BLAIR and JANE CAUDILL, June 14, 1883 in Johnson County, Kentucky. He was born September 20, 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died September 21, 1930 in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rice Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on Nancy Conley can be found on page 153 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Nancy Conley Blair reportedly died July 14, 1934 in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky birth records, John H. Blare was born September 20, 1861 in Johnson County to John L. Blare (b. Floyd County) and Jane Caudill (b. Scott County, Virginia).

According to his death certificate, John Henry Blair died September 21, 1930 in Johnson County from cancer of the liver. Also on this certificate, his birth date is listed as September 20, 1860, his age as 70 years and 1 day, his marital status as married, his parents as John Blair (b. Kentucky) and Jane Caudill (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Lora Blair of Barnetts Creek, Kentucky.

On page 3 of the 1900 census for District 40 Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 18, 1900), John H. Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #22, he's a farmer, born in September of 1861 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Nancy C. (wife, born in September of 1867 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 6 children and 5 are still living, age 33), Lily R. (daughter, born in May of 1887 in Kentucky, age 13), Lola (daughter, born in May of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10), Lora (daughter, born in May of 1894 in Kentucky, age 6), Josie (daughter, born in March of 1896 in Kentucky, age 4), and Neva (daughter, born in June of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 13 of the 1910 census for District 70 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April [no date], 1910), John H. Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #120, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 36 years, and he's 58 [mistake] years old. Also listed are Nancie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 36 years, she's given birth to 10 children and all are still living, age 44), Lillie (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 23), Lulia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Dora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), Lora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Jocie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Neva (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Verlie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Virgie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Virgle (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Dallie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1). Josephine's future husband, Charlie Crace, is in house #118.

On page 9 of the 1920 census for District 37 (Barnetts Creek) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 14, 1920), John H. Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #67, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, and he's 58 years old. Also listed are Nacy C. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 51), Verlie (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Vergie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 19), Virgil (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), and Lorrie (daughter, single, born in Kentucky, age 23).

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), John H. Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #28, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, first married at age 21, and he's 69 years old. Also listed are Nancy C. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 63), Lora Cochran (daughter, widowed, born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 34), Madge Cochran (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9), Lola M. Cochran (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 5), and Nancy Cochran (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 1 month).

    The children of NANCY CONLEY and JOHN BLAIR are:

    1. LILLIE ROSE BLAIR, b. May 13, 1886, Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. February 19, 1962, Martin, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. EUGENE WALLACE HUGHES.
    2. LOLA L. BLAIR, b. May 1, 1890, Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. October 25, 1959, Van Lear, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Busseyville, Lawrence County, Kentucky, m. SAMUEL GEORGE HUGHES JR..
    3. DORA BLAIR, b. 1892, Kentucky.
    4. LORA BLAIR, b. May 5, 1894, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. September 5, 1968, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. (1) (unknown first name) COCHRAN, m. (2) SAMUEL WALKER.
    5. JOSEPHINE P. BLAIR, b. March 17, 1896, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. February 6, 1977, Floyd County, Kentucky, buried in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. CHARLEY JAMES CRACE.
    6. NEVA BLAIR, b. June 6, 1898, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. December 12, 1973, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM N. HUGHES.
    7. VERLIE "BUCK" BLAIR, b. October 21, 1900, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. May 1, 1978, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. JETTIE THOMPSON.
    8. VIRGIE BLAIR, b. May 21, 1904, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. February 5, 1972, Lawrence County, Kentucky, m. (1) WILLIE BOGGS, m. (2) ALEXANDER BELOPUCH.
    9. VIRGIL BLAIR, b. May 21, 1904, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. October 19, 1976, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. LILLIE JANE CASTLE.
      Notes: Virgie and Virgil Blair were twins.
    10. DOLLIE BLAIR, b. 1909, Kentucky.

    (This information comes from Joseph Eugene Conley and other sources)







WARWICK POWERS, son of ANNE E. PENIX and DUDLEY H. POWERS, was born January 29, 1895 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died December 14, 1946 in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio. He married MYRTLE ANN GRIFFITH, daughter of WILLIAM J. GRIFFITH and MARY JANE SEBASTIAN. She was born November 20, 1895 in Morgan County, Kentucky, and died July 31, 1975 in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio.

Notes: When Warwick Powers' World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer, that he was single, that he had a dependent mother, that he had spent 3 years as a private in the State Guard, and that he was born January 29, 1895 in Salyersville. He was found to be of medium height and stout build, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

When Warwick Powers' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 26, 1942 in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, he stated that he was employed by Empire Sheet an Tin Plate Company in Mansfield, that his closest relative was Mrs. Myrtle Powers (wife) of Mansfield, Ohio, and that he was born January 29, 1895 in Magoffin County. He was 5 feet 6 inches tall, he weighed 180 pounds, and had blue eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Myrtle Powers was born November 20, 1895, and died in July of 1975. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Myrtle A. Powers was born about 1896, and died July 31, 1975 in Midcentral Health System Mansfield in Mansfield at the age of 79. She was widowed at the time of her death.

On page 9 of the 1900 census for District 74 (River) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated June 7, 1900), Bud Griffitts [Griffith] is listed as the head of the household for house #79, he's a farmer, born in February of 1874 in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, married for 6 years, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in July of 1873 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 26), Myrtle (daughter, born in November of 1895 in Kentucky, age 4), Ordnie (son, born in July of 1897 in Kentucky, age 2), and Turner Brumme [hard to read] (step-son, born in May of 1889 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11).

On page 14 of the 1910 census for District 148 (River) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 27, 1910), J. W. Griffitts [Griffith] is listed as the head of the household for house #129, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 18 years, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 7 children and all are still living, age 37), Myrtle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Ordney (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Maude (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Stanley (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Auta (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Carie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Lottie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6 months).

On pages 38 & 39 of the 1930 census for District 73-15 (Porter Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 18, 1930), Warrick Powers is listed as the head of the household for house #386, he's a woodworker, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 25, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Myrtle Powers (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 25, age 33), Reva Powers [Reva Griffith] (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), Howard Powers (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Helen Powers (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 10 months), Autie Griffith (brother-in-law, married, laborer in a steel mill, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 23), Versie Griffith (sister-in-law, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 19), Walter Griffith (nephew, born in Ohio, parents born in Kentucky, age 2 years 4 months), Hattie Griffith (sister-in-law, single, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21), William J. Griffith (father-in-law, married, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 54), and Mary Griffith (mother-in-law, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 56.

On page 20 of the 1940 census for District 73-66 (Portsmouth) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 12, 1940), Warrick Powers is listed as the head of the household for house #172, he's a laborer for the W.P.A. road project, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Myrtle (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 44), Howard (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Helen (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Janice (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10), and Harold (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

    The children of WARWICK POWERS and MYRTLE GRIFFITH are:

    1. HOWARD POWERS, b. 1921, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Howard Powers was born in Boyd County to Myrtle Griffith.
    2. UNA M. POWERS, b. August 24, 1923, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Una M. Powers was born August 24, 1923 in Morgan County to Myrtle Griffitts.
    3. HELEN M. POWERS, b. 1926, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Helen M. Powers was born in Boyd County to Myrtle Griffith.
    4. JANICE POWERS, b. 1930, Ohio.
    5. HAROLD D. POWERS, b. 1934, Kentucky.







RONALD CURTIS CONLEY, son of RONALD EUGENE CONLEY and TINA COLLETT, married NANCY (unknown last name).

    The child of CURT CONLEY and NANCY (unknown last name) is:

    1. NATHAN CONLEY.
    2. ANDREW CONLEY.

    (This information comes from Michael Conley, Tim Conley, and other sources)







WILLIAM SANFORD HACKWORTH, son of LOUSINA BALDRIDGE and HENRY W. HACKWORTH, was born in June of 1884 in Kentucky, and died before 1930. He married MARY BELL CLICK, daughter of WILLIAM J. CLICK and MARY "POLLY" DOTSON, about 1905. She was born March 12, 1879 in Kentucky, and died March 15, 1968 in Blue River, Floyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Mary Bell Click was the sister of Sarah Jane Click, Martha Click, Joseph Click, and Lillie M. Click.

Mary "Polly" Dotson was the sister of William H. Dotson, Lewis Mitchell Dotson Jr., Biddie Dotson, and Sarah "Sallie" Dotson.

According to her death certificate, Mary Dotson Click died February 22, 1941 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from chronic Bright's disease and chronic nephritis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Johnson County, her birth date as January 23, 1851, her marital status as widowed, her husband as William Click, her parents as Mitchel Dotson (b. Floyd County) and Betty Langley (b. Kentucky), the informant as George McAlvin of Ashland, and the burial place as Click Family Cemetery.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that William Sanford Hackworth lived from 1884 to 1930, and was buried in Hackworth Family Cemetery in Bonanza, Floyd County, Kentucky, but this couldn't be verified. His parents were reportedly buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Bell Hackworth was born March 12, 1879, and died March 15, 1968. She received her Social Security card in 1965 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Blue River, Floyd County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Bell C. Hackworth died March 21, 1968 in Floyd County at the age of 89.

On page 24 of the 1880 census for District 37 (Prestonsburg - Abbott And Hager Shoal) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated June 16, 1880), William Click is listed as the head of the household for house #210, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Pollie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, age 27), Sary J. [Sarah J.] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Thomas (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Martha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Mary B. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On pages 7 & 8 of the 1900 census for District 37 (Abbott) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated June 5, 1900), William J. Click is listed as the head of the household for house #60, he's a farmer, born in March of 1850 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 29 years, and he's 50 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in January of 1851 in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, married for 29 years, she's given birth to 12 children and 11 are still living, age 49), Sarah J. (daughter, single, not working, born in February of 1873 in Kentucky, age 27), Thomas (son, single, day laborer, born in October of 1874 in Kentucky, age 25), Belle (daughter, single, not working, born in March of 1879 in Kentucky, age 21), Joseph (son, born in August of 1881 in Kentucky, age 18), Lillie M. (daughter, born in April of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Carrie S. (daughter, born in February of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), Benjamin H. (son, born in February of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), William O. (son, born in June of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), Mary (daughter, born in April of 1896 in Kentucky, age 4), and Lavinia (daughter, born in January of 1899 in Kentucky, age 1).

On pages 22 & 23 of the 1910 census for District 62 (Abbott) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 2, 1910), the scans are very hard to read. It looks like it says that Sanford Hackworth is the head of the household for house #137, his occupation is unreadable, he's born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, married for 5 years, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Bell [hard to read] (married, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, married for 5 years, age 21), Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Leona (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), Eddie (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 3 months), Jack (brother, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), Bruce (brother, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 14), Janee (female, sister, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), and Dora (sister, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 18 of the 1920 census for District 15 (Abbott) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated January 15, 1920), "Willia" Hackwirth is listed as the head of the household for house #152, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Bell (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 40), Henery (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Leona (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Euly (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Leathie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Curtest (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Jery (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 23 of the 1930 census for District 36-28 (Magisterial District No. 8) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 23, 1930), Bell Hackwith is listed as the head of the household for house #201, she's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 24 years old. Also listed are Eddie (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 21), Leona (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 22), Curtus (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Jerrie (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), and Gracie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9). They are living close to Bell's deceased husband's family.

On page 8 of the 1940 census for District 36-4 in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1940), Bell Hackworth is listed as the head of the household for house #68, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Floyd County in 1935, she has a 5th grade education, and she's 61 years old. Also listed are Jerry (son, single, laborer for the W.P.A. road project, born in Kentucky, 7th grade education, age 24), and Gracie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 19).

    The children of SANFORD HACKWORTH and BELL CLICK are:

    1. HENRY J. HACKWORTH, b. December 18, 1905, Kentucky, d. March 18, 1983, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. LUCY WHITAKER.
    2. LEONA HACKWORTH, b. 1908, Kentucky.
    3. EDDIE HACKWORTH, b. January 2, 1909, Kentucky, d. August 16, 2000, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, buried in Bonanza, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. RACHEL JULIA "JULIA" HANNAH.
    4. EULAH HACKWORTH, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    5. LEATHA HACKWORTH, b. 1911, Kentucky.
    6. CURTIS HACKWORTH, b. February 26, 1912, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Curtis Hackworth was born February 26, 1912 in Floyd County to Belle Click.
    7. JERRY HACKWORTH, b. December 29, 1913, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Jerry Hackworth was born December 29, 1913 in Floyd County to Belle Click.
    8. EUNICE HACKWORTH, b. June 14, 1916, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Unus Hackworth was born June 14, 1916 in Floyd County to Belle Click.
    9. MOLLIE V. HACKWORTH, b. April 12, 1918, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mollie V. Hackworth was born April 12, 1918 in Floyd County to Belle Click.
    10. GRACIE HACKWORTH, b. 1921, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gracie Hackworth was born in Floyd County to Bell Click.







MONNIE L. FAIRCHILD, daughter of JOHN W. GRANT FAIRCHILD and PHOEBE ELLEN "ELLEN" LEMASTER, was born in February of 1897 in Kentucky. She married (1) CLARENCE MCCORMICK. March 13, 1912. He was born about 1891. She married (2) KELLEY ADAMS, son of ALAFAIR LITTERAL and GREENVILLE ADAMS, about 1919. He was born January 30, 1897 in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, died April 26, 1956 in Newark, Licking County, Ohio, and is buried in Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg, Scioto County, Ohio.

Notes: According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Clarence McCormick (age 21) married Monnie L. Fairchild (age 15) on March 13, 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

When Kelly Adams' World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was self-employed in Oil Springs [Johnson County], that his closest relative was Green Adams of Oil Springs, that he was born January 30, 1897 in Oil Springs, and that his father was born in Ivyton, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and slender build, and he had brown eyes and brown hair. His birthday is the same as his brother Callie's on his draft registration card.

When Kelly Adams' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 26, 1942 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, he stated that he was working for N & W Railroad in Portsmouth, that his closest relative as Monnie Adams of Sciotoville, Ohio, and that he was born January 30, 1897 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was found to be 5 feet 6 inches, weighed 155 pounds, and he had brown eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.

According to an application for a veteran's headstone for her husband (which was approved), filled out by Monnie Adams on June 6, 1956, Kelley Adams was born January 30, 1897, died April 26, 1956, and was buried in Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg, Ohio. He served as a private in Company "K" 2nd Battalion of the U.S. Army from September 4, 1918 to January 13, 1919, when he was honorably discharched. Monnie was living in Newark, Ohio, at the time.

On page 16 of the 1920 census for District 38 (Jennies Creek) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 17 & 19, 1920), Kelley Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #148, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 22 years old. Also listed are Monnie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22), Gladys McCormick (step-daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 37 [?]), and Callie Adams (brother, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22).

On page 28 of the 1930 census for District 73-46 (Portsmouth) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 14, 1930), Kelly Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #334, he's a pipe fitter for the steam railroad, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Monnie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 22, age 33), and Gladys (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7). They are living next to Monnie's father.

On page 6 of the 1940 census for District 73-23 (Rush) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 9 & 10, 1940), Kelley Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #49, he's a pipefitter in a railroad shop, born in Kentucky, he was living in Portsmouth, Scioto County, in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 43 years old. Also listed are Monnie (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Portsmouth, Ohio, in 1935, 8th grade education, age 43), Gladys (daughter, single, paster in a shoe factory, born in Kentucky, living in Portsmouth in 1935, age 27), Grant Fairchild (father-in-law, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Portsmouth in 1935, 8th grade education, age 70), Don Fairchild (brother-in-law, divorced, pipefitter helper in a railroad shop, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Portsmouth in 1935, 8th grade education, age 30), Martha Ellen Fairchild (niece, born in Ohio, age 8), and Patricia Ann Fairchild (niece, born in Ohio, age 8).

    The child of MONNIE FAIRCHILD and CLARENCE MCCORMICK is:

    1. GLADYS MCCORMICK, b. January 6, 1913, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gladdis McCormack was born January 6, 1913 in Johnson County to Monnie Fairchild.







JOHN ORVILLE CONLEY, son of ELZIE CONLEY and GRACE ROARK, was born February 28, 1910 in Kentucky, and died January 5, 2006 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married ETHEL C. CORDLE, June 19, 1929. She was born November 13, 1912, and died July 7, 1990 in Fayette County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 51 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Orville Conley was born February 28, 1910, and died January 5, 2006. His last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ethel Conley was born November 13, 1912, and died July 7, 1990.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ethel Conley died July 7, 1990 in Fayette County at the age of 77. She was living in Magoffin County at the time of her death.

    The children of ORVILLE CONLEY and ETHEL CORDLE are:

    1. BETTY BONITA CONLEY, m. MAYO HARPER.
    2. BILLIE BERNICE CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. GROVER CLEVELAND HARPER.
    3. ORVILLE MALOY CONLEY, b. April 16, 1935, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. April 21, 1983, Carleton, Monroe County, Michigan, m. NADINE LOU PRATER.
    4. PANSY LOUISE CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ED MASON "BUSTER" BLANTON.
    5. PATTY SUE CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. HERBERT HOLBROOK JR.
    6. DORIS ANN CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. BEECHER BARNETT.
    7. PEGGY CAROLYN CONLEY, m. HOWARD QUINTON BACON (divorced).
    8. DOTTIE SANDRA CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JIM WILLARD FLETCHER.
    9. BONNIE LEON CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ROBERT MICHAEL MCKENZIE.







MABEL NORRIS, daughter of HENRIETTA CONLEY and JOHN NORRIS, was born in July of 1887 in Kentucky, died in 1957, and is buried in Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. She married THEODORE BASS, son of NELSON BASS and CYNTHIA MANNING, about 1907. He was born July 15, 1883 in Fleming County, Kentucky, died September 29, 1926 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Mabel Norris Bass reportedly died April 1, 1957 in Ohio.

When Theodore Bass' World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a laborer for Artificial Ice Co. in Ashland, Boyd County, that his closest relative was Mabel Bass of Ashland, and that he was born July 15, 1882. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and black hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstones shows that Mabel F. Bass lived from 1887 to 1957, and was buried in "Section 21 singles" in Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and that Theodore Bass lived from 1882 to 1926, and was buried in Section 18 of the same cemetery.

According to his death certificate, Theodore Bass died September 29, 1926 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from aortic regurgitation with a contributing factor of cardiac dropsy. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as July 15, 1883, his marital status as married, his wife as Mable Bass, his occupation as laborer, his parents as Nelson Bass (b. Illinois) and Cynthia Manning (b. Kentucky), the informant as Mable Bass of Ashland, Kentucky, and the burial place as Ashland Cemetery in Ashland.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Theadore [sic] Bass died September 29, 1926 in Boyd County at the age of 43.

On pages 18 & 19 of the 1900 census for District 110 (Mt. Olivet) in Robertson County, Kentucky (dated June 15 & 16, 1900), Martha Pore is listed as the head of the household for house #187, she's not working, married, born in July of 1844 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 2 years, she hasn't had any children, and she's 55 years old. Also listed are Sena Craig (sister, widowed, born in April of 1836 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 64), Mont Manning (nephew, single, farmer, born in March of 1870 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 30), Renna Manning (nephew, single, farmer, born in December of 1875 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 24), Theodore Bass (nephew, born in July of 1882 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), and William Askins (adopted son, single, dry goods salesman, born in September of 1873 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 26).

On page 3 of the 1910 census for District 25 (Ashland) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1910), James Vaughn is listed as the head of the household for house #24, he's not working, born in Kentucky, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Germany, 2nd marriage, married for 8 years, and he's 84 years old. Also listed are Martha (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 4th marriage, married for 8 years, age 65), Theodore Bass (nephew, nailer, born in Kentucky, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 3 years, age 27), Mabel Bass (niece, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 22), Isabell Bass (grandniece, born in Kentucky, age 2), Cynthia Bass (grandniece, born in Kentucky, age 1 month).

On page 38 of the 1910 census for District 20 (Oakview) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 27, 1910), Mabel's daughter, Dorothy, is found living in the home of her grandparents. John Norris is listed as the head of the household for house #352, he works in a rolling mill, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, 1st marriage, married for 31 years, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Henrietta (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 5 children and 4 are still living, age 48), Ernest (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Dorothy Norris (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Mahaly Conley (mother-in-law, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 11 children and 10 are still living, age 78).

On page 33 of the 1920 census for District 27 (Ashland) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated January 9, 1920), Theodore Bass is listed as the head of the household for house #310, he's a chauffer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Mabel (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 32), Isabel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Cynthia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Theodore Jr. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Emma M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 month).

On page 4 of the 1930 census for District 44-15 (Union Township) in Lawrence County, Ohio (dated April 3, 1930), Mabel Bass is listed as the head of the household for house #47, she's a presser in a factory, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 41 years old. Also listed are Cynthis H. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Junior (son, hardware store clerk, born in Kentucky, age 16), Maxine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), and Lavona F. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 26 of the 1940 census for District 44-34 (Chesapeake) in Lawrence County, Ohio (dated April 29, 1940), Richard Plummer is listed as the head of the household for house #280, he's a gardener for Edwards Estates, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Isabelle (wife, born in Kentucky, 2 years of college, age 32), Richard Jr. (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Theodore (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Mable Bass (mother-in-law, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 1 year of high school, age 52), and Lavona Bass (sister-in-law, born in Kentucky, age 16).

    The child of MABEL NORRIS and (unknown) is:

    1. DOROTHY NORRIS, b. October 4, 1903, Kentucky, d. August 19, 1971, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Kingston, Ross County, Ohio, m. STROTHER J. SHORT.

    The children of MABEL NORRIS and THEODORE BASS are:

    1. CYNTHIA H. BASS, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    2. ISABELLE BASS, b. July 23, 1907, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, d. June 12, 1986, buried in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. RICHARD R. PLUMMER.
    3. RENNIE D. BASS, b. July 15, 1912, Boyd County, Kentucky, d. February 13, 1913, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Dixon Cemetery, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Rennie D. Bass was born July 15, 1912 in Boyd County to Mabel Norris.
      According to his death certificate, Rennie D. Bass died from bronchopneumonia which followed a case of the measles. Also on this certificate, his parents are listed as Theodore Bass (b. Fleming County, Kentucky) and Mable Norris (b. Greenup County, Kentucky), and the informant as Theodore Bass of Ashland, Kentucky.
    4. THEODORE BASS JR., b. March 26, 1914, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Theodore Bass was born March 26, 1914 in Boyd County to Mabel Norris.
    5. JACKSON A. BASS, b. January 19, 1917, Boyd County, Kentucky, d. before 1920.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Jackson A. Bass was born January 19, 1917 in Boyd County to Mabel Norris.
    6. EMMA MAXINE BASS, b. July 20, 1919, Boyd County, Kentucky, d. January 7, 2009, Lakeway, Travis County, Texas, m. STIRGIL BARNETT.
    7. LAVONA F. BASS, b. Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lavona F. Bass was born in Boyd County to Mabel Norris.

    (This information comes from Joyce Loegel and other sources)







WILLIAM LLOYD RIDGE, son of SARAH EMILY "EMILY" CRACE and JOHN R. RIDGE, was born September 14, 1893 in Anoka, Anoka County, Minnesota, died September 30, 1982 in Anoka County, Minnesota, and is buried in Champlin Cemetery in Champlin, Hennepin County, Minnesota. He married GERTRUDE A. SENEAR, daughter of WILLIAM S. SENEAR and CHARLOTTE AMANDA COWDEN. She was born February 4, 1890 in Minnesota, died November 26, 1984 in Anoka County, Minnesota, and is buried in Champlin Cemetery in Champlin, Hennepin County, Minnesota.

Notes: Information on Lloyd Ridge can be found on page 36 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Minnesota death record transcripts, Charlotte Amanda Senear died January 7, 1946 in Hennepin County.

According to Minnesota death record transcripts, Grace A. Smith was born August 28, 1888, and died December 31, 1966 in Anoka County. Her mother's maiden name is listed as Cowden. Grace is married in the same cemetery as her parents and her sister Gertrude.

When William Lloyd Ridge's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Anoka County, Minnesota, he stated that he that his prior military service consisted of being a private in the infantry in the state militia, that he was single, and that he was born September 24, 1893 in Anoka, Minnesota. He was found to be 5 feet 6 inches tall, of medium build, and he had blue eyes and brown hair.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that William Lloyd Ridge was buried in Champlin Cemetery in Champlin, Hennepin County, Minnesota, and that Gertrude A. Senear Ridge was buried in the same cemetery. No photos of their headstone are provided.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, William Ridge was born September 24, 1893, and died in September of 1982. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Minnesota, and his last place of residence was in Minneapolis, Anoka County, Minnesota.

According to Minnesota death record transcripts, William Lloyd Ridge was born September 24, 1893, and died September 30, 1982 in Anoka County. His mother's maiden name is listed as Crace.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Gertrude Ridge was born February 4, 1890, and died in November of 1984. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Minnesota, and her last place of residence was in Minneapolis, Anoka County, Minnesota.

According to Minnesota death record transcripts, Gertrude Ridge was born February 4, 1890, and died November 26, 1984 in Anoka County. Her mother's maiden name is listed as Cowden.

On page 6 of the 1900 census for District 131 (Champlin Township) in Hennepin County, Minnesota (dated June 5, 1900), William S. Senear is listed as the head of the household for house #74, he's a day laborer, born in September of 1858 in New York, parents born in New York, married for 13 years, and he's 41 years old. Also listed are Charlotte A. (wife, born in July of 1869 in Minnesota, parents born in Massachusetts, married for 13 years, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 30), Grace (daughter, born in August of 1888 in Minnesota, age 11), Gertrude (daughter, born in February of 1890 in Minnesota, age 10), Mabel (daughter, born in December of 1891 in Minnesota, age 8), and William H. (son, born in January of 1894 in Minnesota, age 6).

On page 10 of the 1905 state census for Champlin in Hennepin County, Minnesota (dated June 16, 1905), William S. Senear is listed as the head of the household, he's a mason, born in New York, parents born in New York, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Lottie (born in Minnesota, parents born in Massuchusetts [hard to read], age 34), Grace (born in Minnesota, age 17), Gertrude (born in Minnesota, age 15), Mabel (born in Minnesota, age 13), and Harry (born in Minnesota, age 12).

On page 10 of the 1910 census for District 18 (Anoka) in Anoka County, Minnesota (undated), Charlotte Senear is listed as the head of the household for house #119, she's not working, married, born in Minnesota, father born in Michigan, mother born in Ohio, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, and she's 38 years old. Also listed are Mabel (daughter, born in Minnesota, age 18), and Gertrude Homedry [hard to read] (daughter, married, not working, born in Kentucky, age 25).

On page 27 of the 1910 census for District 177 (South Stillwater) in Washington County, Minnesota (dated May 4, 1910), Lloyd Ridge is found living as a boarder in a boarding house or a hotel or something of that sort. He's a laborer in a sash factory, born in Minnesota, father born in Minnesota, mother born in Kentucky, and he's 16 years old.

On page 1 of the 1920 census for District 46 (Minneapolis) in Hennepin County, Minnesota (dated January 20, 1920), William L. Ridge is listed as the head of the household for house #2, his occupation is hard to read but could be a conductor for a railroad, born in Minnesota, father born in Minnesota, mother born in Kentucky, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Gertrude A. (wife, born in Minnesota, father born in New York, mother born in Minnesota, age 29), Russel L. (son, born in Minnesota, age 1 year 1 month), Alfred M. Ridge [William's brother] (boarder, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Minnesota, mother born in Kentucky, age 20), and Alice J. [William's sister] (boarder, single, born in Minnesota, father born in Minnesota, mother born in Kentucky, age 17).

On page 67 of the 1930 census for District 27-191 (Minneapolis) in Hennepin County, Minnesota (dated April 24, 1930), William L. Ridge is listed as the head of the household for house #253, he's a car conductor for the railroad, born in Minnesota, parents born in Minnesota, first married at age 23, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Gertrude (wife, born in Minnesota, parents born in Minnesota, first married at 27, age 40), Russell (son, born in Minnesota, age 11), Alfred (son, born in Minnesota, age 7), and Robert (son, born in Minnesota, age 5).

On pages 8 & 9 of the 1940 census for District 2-8 (Blaine) in Anoka County, Minnesota (dated April 11 & 12, 1940), William Ridge is listed as the head of the household for house #88, he's a street car conductor, born in Minnesota, he was living in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Gertrude (wife, born in Minnesota, 7th grade education, age 50), Russell (divorced, farm laborer, born in Minnesota, 2 years of high school, age 21), Alfred (son, born in Minnesota, age 18), and Robert (son, born in Minnesota, age 15).

    The children of WILLIAM RIDGE and GERTRUDE SENEAR are:

    1. RUSSELL L. RIDGE, b. November 30, 1918, Minnesota, d. May 1, 2001, Minneapolis, Anoka County, Minnesota.
    2. ALFRED DEWAYNE RIDGE, b. June 4, 1922, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, d. September 11, 1997, Robbinsdale, Hennepin County, Minnesota.
      Notes: There was an Alfred D. Ridge from Minnesota that was a prisoner of war in World War II. It's unknown at this time if it was the same Alfred Ridge.
    3. ROBERT RIDGE, b. 1925, Minnesota.

    (This information comes from Terry Crace and other sources)







VERSA E. PACE, daughter of JOHN J. PACE and MARY M. "MOLLIE" BAILEY, was born July 5, 1897 in Kentucky, and died November 29, 1983 in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington. She married NOLLIE LEE CECIL, son of JAMES G. CECIL and LOUISA HONAKER. He was born January 14, 1897 in Betsylane, Floyd County, Kentucky, and died in January of 1979 in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington.

Notes: Versie Pace's name is listed as Mrs. Nolan Cecil of Washington in her brother Clifford's obituary.

When Nolie Cecil's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1918 in Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a working for Harold Coal and Coak Company in Herald, Kentucky, that his closest relative was Lillie Cecil, that he was born January 14, 1897 in Betseylane, Kentucky, and that his father was born in Laynesville, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had brown eyes and brown hair.

When Nollie Lee Cecil's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington, he state that he owned a service station in Monitor, Chelan County, that he was born January 14, 1897 in Betsylane, Floyd County, Kentucky, and that his closest relative was Mrs. Edith Cecil of Monitor. He was found to be 5 feet 10 1/2 inches tall, he weighed 149 pounds, and he had brown eyes, black hair, and a ruddy complexion.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Versa Cecil was born July 5, 1897, and died in November of 1983. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Washington, and her last place of residence was in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington.

According to Washington death record transcripts, Versa P. Cecil was born about 1897, and died November 29, 1983 in Wenatchee, Chelan County, at the age of 86.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Nollie Cecil was born January 14, 1897, and died in January of 1979. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington.

On page 25 of the 1900 census for District 34 (Magisterial District No. 5) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated June 19, 1900), James G. Cecil is listed as the head of the household for house #188, he's a farmer, born in May of 1850 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 19 years, and he's 50 years old. Also listed are Lula (wife, born in August of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 5 years ["19" is also written in the box], she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 27), Mary N. L. (daughter, born in January of 1881 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 19), Malcom (son, born in June of 1883 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), John C. (son, born in May of 1885 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), Minnie (daughter, born in January of 1888 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), Nola (son, born in January of 1897 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3), Ole (son, born in March of 1898 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 1), and Nancy Honaker (mother-in-law, widowed, born in February of 1821 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 79).

On page 1 of the 1910 census for District 56 (Mouth Mud) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1910), James G. Cecil is listed as the head of the household for house #1, he's a house carpenter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 14 years, and he's 59 years old. Also listed are Louisa (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 14 years, she's given birth to 6 children and 4 are still living, age 39), Nolie (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Lillie H. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Taylor C. (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Fany M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 22 of the 1920 census for District 8 (Mud) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated January 23, 1920), Nola Lee Cecil is listed as the head of the household for house #187, he's a machinist in the coal mines, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 21 years old. Also listed are Lily Hyacinth Cecil (sister, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), Colbert T. Cecil (brother, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), and Fannie M. Cecil (sister, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12).

On page 4 of the 1940 census for District 4-30 (Monitor) in Chelan County, Washington (dated April 5, 1940), Lee N. Cecil is listed as the head of the household for house #43, he's the operator/attendant of a retail gas station, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Magoffin County, Kentucky, in 1935, he has 2 years of high school, and he's 43 years old. Also listed is Verse E. (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Magoffin County, Kentucky, in 1935, 4 years of college, age 42).







LUTHER JACKSON, son of JAMES FRANK JACKSON and ANNA CATHARINE "KATE" HOOD, was born December 12, 1888 in Kentucky, and died September 14, 1968 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. He married MARY ANN WELLMAN, daughter of LEWIS FRANK WELLMAN and OLLIE HIBBITS, about 1914. She was born in November of 1890 in Kentucky.

Notes: Information on Luther Jackson can be found on page 154 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Ollie Hibbitts name was determined by finding the birth record of one of her children, Charles, who was born in February of 1876 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. His parents are listed as Frank Wellman and Ollie Hibbits. Frank, Ollie, Charles, and the rest of their family can be found on page 36 of the 1880 census for District 49 (Twin Branches) in Lawrence County, Kentucky. On page 4 of the 1910 census for District 100 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Lawrence County, Kentucky, Frank Wellman is listed as being on his 2nd marriage, and it's with his wife Belle, whom he's found with in 1900.

When Luther Jackson's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Logan County, West Virginia, he stated that he was a miner working for the Maher-Pursglove Mining Company in Chauncey, West Virginia, that he had a wife and 2 children, and that he was born December 12, 1890 in Ivyton, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes, brown hair, and heart trouble. Not being able to read or write, he signed the card with an "X."

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Luther Jackson was born December 12, 1891, and died in September of 1968. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in West Alexandria, Preble County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Luther Jackson was born about 1892, and died September 14, 1968 in Good Samaritan Hospital and Health Center in Dayton, Montgomery County at the age of 76. He was married and living in Preble County at the time of his death.

On page 17 of the 1900 census for District 72 (Cherokee) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated July 4, 1900), Mary Wellman is found living in the home of her father and step-mother. Frank Wellman is listed as the head of the household for house #326, he's a farmer, born in March of 1849 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 3 years, and he's 51 years old. Also listed are Bell (wife, born in June of 1876 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 3 years, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 23), Emma (daughter, single, not working, born in November of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 27), John (son, born in April of 1884 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 16), Minnie (daughter, born in May of 1888 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), and Mary (daughter, born in November of 1890 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 160 (Clay Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 3, 1920), Luther Jackson is listed as the head of the household for house #34, he's a laborer in a plumbing shop, born in Kentucky, parents born unknown, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, age 27), Lillie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Millie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Walter (son, born in Ohio, age 1).

On page 17 of the 1930 census for District 36-19 (Wheelwright) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1930), Luther Jackson is listed as the head of his household in house #159, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Mary (born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 23, age 39), Lillie (born in Kentucky, age 16), Millie (born in Kentucky, age 14), W. Frank (born in Kentucky, age 11), and Denis (born in Kentucky, age 8). They are living under the same roof as an Ishmel Patton family.

    The children of LUTHER JACKSON and MARY WELLMAN are:

    1. LILLIAN M. JACKSON, b. April 21, 1914, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lillian M. Jackson was born April 21, 1914 in Floyd County to Mary Jackson.
    2. MILLIE JACKSON, b. 1915, Kentucky.
    3. WALTER FRANKLIN JACKSON, b. January 17, 1919, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, d. January 8, 1994, Kettering, Montgomery County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Walter F. Jackson was born January 17, 1919, and died January 8, 1994. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in West Alexandria, Preble County, Ohio.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Walter Franklin Jackson was born January 17, 1919 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, and died January 8, 1994 in Kettering Medical Center in Kettering, Montgomery County, at the age of 74. His father's surname is listed as Jackson, his mother's maiden name as Wellman, and he was married at the time of his death.
    4. DENNIS JACKSON, b. 1922, Kentucky.







CHARLES T. DOTSON, son of SYLVIA CONLEY and ALEX DOTSON, was born August 17, 1933 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died February 21, 1999 in Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, and is buried in Lakeview Memorial Cemetery in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky. He married (1) MARY LOUISE JOHNSON. He married (2) (unknown).

Notes: According to "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society (page 324), Charles Dotson was first married to Mary Louise Johnson and they had 4 children. He was then married to a 2nd lady but her name wasn't listed.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Charles T. Dotson was born August 17, 1933 in Johnson County to Sylvia Conley.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Charles T. Dotson was born about 1932, and married Louise Dotson April 15, 1991. His age is listed as 59, her age as 45 and the marriage license was issued in Campbell County.

According to his obituary, Charles Dotson (age 65), son of Sylvia Conley Dotson and the late Alex Dotson, was born August 17, 1933 in Johnson County, died February 21, 1999 in the V.A. Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia, and was buried in Lakeview Memorial Cemetery in Staffordsville. He was survived by his mother; 1 son, Charles Dotson (of Paintsville), 6 daughters, Sharon Ferguson (Staffordsville), Deana Wells (Paintsville), Lisa Murphy (Van Lear), Sheila Dotson (Cartersville, Virginia), and Brenda Dotson (Charlottsville, Virginia) [the 6th daughter - Linda - isn't listed]; 1 sister, Lois Daniel (Hager Hill); 8 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchild. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Charles T. Dotson was born August 17, 1933, and died February 21, 1999. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Clearfield, Rowan County, Kentucky.

According to one Kentucky death record transcript, Charles T. Dotson died February 21, 1999 in Clearfield at the age of 65. He was living in West Virginia at the time of his death. According to another, he died in West Virginia, but was living in Johnson County at the time.

    The children of CHARLES DOTSON and MARY JOHNSON are:

    1. SHARON ANN DOTSON, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. HOWARD M. FERGUSON.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Sharon A. Dotson was born in Johnson County to Mary Johnson.
    2. SHEILA LYNN DOTSON.
    3. BRENDA D. DOTSON, b. Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Brenda D. Datson was born in Johnson County to Mary Johnson.
    4. LINDA C. DOTSON, b. Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: Brenda and Linda Dotson are twins.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Linda C. Datson was born in Johnson County to Mary Johnson.

    The children of CHARLES DOTSON and (unknown) are:

    1. LISA DOTSON, m. (unknown first name) MURPHY.
    2. DEANA JOHNNECE DOTSON, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WELLS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Deana Johnnece Dotson was born in Johnson County to Mary J. Dotson.
    3. CHARLIE DOTSON.







JOHN COLEMAN, son of MAHALA ELIZABETH "ELIZABETH" CONLEY and ZEPHENIAH M. COLEMAN, was born March 30, 1895 in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, and died April 22, 1961 in Scioto County, Ohio. He married ANNA (unknown last name) about 1914. She was born November 15, 1898 in Kentucky, and died April 17, 1981 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

Notes: When John Coleman's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Portsmouth, Ohio, that he was married and had a child, and that he was born March 30, 1895 in Oil Springs, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair. Not being able to read or write, he signed the card with an "X."

According to Ohio death record transcripts, John Coleman was born about 1896, and died April 22, 1961 at home in Scioto County at the age of 65. He was married at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Anna Coleman was born November 15, 1898, and died in April of 1981. She received her Social Security card in 1963 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Anna Coleman was born about 1899 in Kentucky, and died April 17, 1981 in Southern Hills Hospital in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 82. She was widowed and living in Portsmouth at the time of her death.

On page 20 of the 1920 census for District 144 (Portsmouth) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 10, 1920), John Coleman is listed as the head of the household for family #212 in house #165, he's a roller's helper in a steel plant, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in the United States, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Anna (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21), Walter (son, born in Ohio, age 4), and Wallace (son, born in Ohio, age 10 months).

On page 65 of the 1930 census for District 73-23 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 22, 1930), John Coleman is listed as the head of the household for house #695, he's a laborer doing public works, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 19, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Annie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 31), Walter (son, born in Ohio, age 14), Wallace (son, born in Ohio, age 11), Lucy (daughter, born in Ohio, age 6), and Elmer (son, born in Ohio, age 2).

On page 65 of the 1940 census for District 73-29 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated June 3, 1940), John Coleman is listed as the head of the household for house #572, he's a laborer for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has no formal education, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Anna (wife, born in Kentucky, 3rd grade education, age 40), Walter (son, single, laborer for the telephone company, born in Ohio, 6th grade education, age 24), Lucy (daughter, born in Ohio, age 16), Eleanor (daughter, born in Ohio, age 12), and Wilbur (son, born in Ohio, age 5).

    The children of JOHN COLEMAN and ANNA (unknown last name) are:

    1. WALTER COLEMAN, b. 1916, Ohio.
    2. WALLACE COLEMAN, b. 1919, Ohio.
    3. LUCY COLEMAN, b. 1924, Ohio.
    4. ELEANOR COLEMAN, b. 1928, Ohio.
    5. WILBUR COLEMAN, b. 1935, Ohio.







ALLIE COLEMAN, daughter of MAHALA ELIZABETH "ELIZABETH" CONLEY and ZEPHENIAH M. COLEMAN, was born February 22, 1902 in Kentucky, died September 2, 1996 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Rush Township Burial Park in Rushtown, Scioto County, Ohio. She married EARL W. STAGGS, son of JOSEPH R. STAGGS and ROSA A. KEIL, about 1921. He was born October 10, 1899 in Kentucky, and died January 18, 1981 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

Notes: According to her death certificate, Mrs. Rose Keil Staggs died August 14, 1952 in Newport, Campbell County, Kentucky, from arteriosclerotic heart disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Covington, Kentucky, her birth date as August 28, 1875, her marital status as married, her parents as Conrad Keil and Eliza Kuhlman, the informant as "Joseph Staggs (Husband)," and the burial place as Highland Cemetery in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky.

Information found on findagrave.com, Allie Staggs died September 3, 1986, and was buried in Rush Township Burial Park in Rushtown, Scioto County, Ohio. It also says that the headstone was inscripted "b. Johnson Co. Ky. d. Portsmouth, Oh."

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Allie Staggs was born February 22, 1902, and died in September of 1986. She received her Social Security card in 1960-1961 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Allie Staggs was born about 1901 in Kentucky, and died September 2, 1986 in Southern Ohio Medical Center-Mercy in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 85. She was widowed and living in Scioto County at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Earl Staggs was born October 10, 1899, and died in January of 1981. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Earl W. Staggs was born about 1900 in Kentucky, and died January 18, 1981 in Southern Ohio Medical Center-Mercy in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 81. He was married and living in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the time of his death.

On page 35 of the 1900 census for District 98 (Covington) in Kenton County, Kentucky (dated June 11, 1900), Joseph R. Staggs is listed as the head of the household for family #274 in house #383, he's a car inspector for the railroad, born in March of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Germany, married for 2 years, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Rosa A. (wife, born in August of 1875 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 2 years, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 24), Earl M. (son, born in November of 1899 in Kentucky, age 6 months), Ida Keil (sister-in-law, single, cloakmaker, born in October of 1877 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22), and Tillie Keil (sister-in-law, single, housekeeper, born in July of 1881 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22).

On page 2 of the 1910 census for District 109 (Covington) in Kenton County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1910), Joseph R. Staggs is listed as the head of the household for house #8, he's an inspector for the railroad, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 11 years, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Rosa (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 34), Earl (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Helen (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1), and Matilda Keil (sister-in-law, single, saleslady in a dry goods store, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 28).

On page 20 of the 1920 census for District 144 (Portsmouth) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 10, 1920), Earl Staggs is found living as a boarder in house #166, he's a rounder in a last factory, single, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 20 years old. Earl's future brother and sister-in-law, John and Anna Coleman, are in house #165.

On page 4 of the 1930 census for District 73-24 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 5 & 7, 1930), Earl Staggs is listed as the head of the household for house #32, he's a heel buffer in a last factory, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Ella (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 27), Paul (son, born in Ohio, age 8), Douglass (son, born in Ohio, age 6), Eugene (son, born in Ohio, age 4 years 11 months), Ruby (daughter, born in Ohio, age 3 years 4 months), and Earl (son, born in Ohio, age 1 year 2 months).

On page 17 of the 1940 census for District 73-29 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 12, 1940), Earl Staggs is listed as the head of the household for house #151, he's a wood heel worker for a shoe company, born in Kentucky, he was living in Lucasville, Scioto County, in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Ollie (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 37), Paul (son, born in Ohio, age 18), Douglas (son, born in Ohio, age 16), Eugene (son, born in Ohio, age 13), Ruby (daughter, born in Ohio, age 12), Earl Jr. (son, born in Ohio, age 11), Donald (son, born in Ohio, age 9), and Charles (son, born in Ohio, age 1).

    The children of ALLIE COLEMAN and EARL STAGGS are:

    1. PAUL STAGGS, b. 1922, Ohio.
    2. DOUGLAS STAGGS, b. 1924, Ohio.
    3. EUGENE STAGGS, b. 1925, Ohio.
    4. RUBY STAGGS, b. 1926, Ohio.
    5. EARL STAGGS JR., b. 1929, Ohio.
    6. DONALD STAGGS, b. 1931, Ohio.
    7. CHARLES STAGGS, b. 1929, Ohio.







ZEFFIE CLAY "CLAY" COLEMAN, son of MAHALA ELIZABETH "ELIZABETH" CONLEY and ZEPHENIAH M. COLEMAN, was born October 19, 1908 in Kentucky, died May 17, 1990 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Scioto Burial Park in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio. He married GAYNELLE ZEPHRYA PRIODE, daughter of HENRY PRIODE and ALPHA OLIVER. She was born July 6, 1912 in West Virginia, died December 12, 1998 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Scioto Burial Park in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio.

Notes: Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Clay Coleman lived from October 19, 1908 to May 17, 1990, and was buried in Scioto Burial Park in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio, that Gaynell Coleman lived from July 6, 1912 to December 12, 1998, and was buried in the same cemetery, that Ervin Coleman lived from October 19, 1935 to February 6, 2000, and was buried in the same cemetery, and that Juanita Coleman was born in 1939. No death date is engraved for Juanita. Gaynelle's name is engraved as "Gaynell" on one grave marker and as "Gaynelle" on another.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Zeffie Clay Coleman was born October 19, 1908 in Kentucky, and died May 17, 1990 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 81. He was married at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Gaynelle Coleman was born July 6, 1912, and died December 12, 1998. She received her Social Security card in 1962 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in West Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Gaynelle Priode Coleman was born July 6, 1912 in West Virginia, and died December 12, 1998 in Portsmouth, Scioto County at the age of 86. Her father's surname is listed as Priode, her mother's maiden name as Oliver, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

On page 21 of the 1910 census for District 156 (Williamson) in Mingo County, West Virginia (dated May 9, 1910), Henry Priode is listed as the head of the household for house #202, he's a merchant with his own store, born in Kentucky, parents born in Ohio, 1st marriage, married for 5 years, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Alpha (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and 1 is still living, age 23), Helen (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 3 months), Florence Oliver (sister-in-law, born in Virginia, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 9), May Oliver (sister-in-law, born in Ohio, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 13), and several boarders.

On page 18 of the 1920 census for District 100 (Springville) in Greenup County, Kentucky (dated February 3 & 5, 1920), Henry Priode is listed as the head of the household for house #15, he's a farmer, born in West Virginia, father born in Germany, mother born in Ohio, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Alpha [hard to read] (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 32), Hellen F. (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 10), Zephrya (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 7), Billie H. (son, born in West Virginia, age 6), Ralph D. (son, born in West Virginia, age 3), and Florence Oliver (sister-in-law, single, not working, born in Canada, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 19).

On page 18 of the 1930 census for District 73-26 (Portsmouth - Wayne Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 14, 1930), Alpha Priode is found rooming in house #164, she's doing laundry, divorced, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 17, and she's 40 years old.

On page 29 of the 1940 census for District 73-29 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 25, 1940), Clay Coleman is listed as the head of the household for house #258, he's a truck driver for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has no formal education, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Nell (wife, born in West Virginia, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 28), Billy (son, born in Ohio, age 10), Robert (son, born in Ohio, age 7), Boatie (son, born in Ohio, age 6), Irvin (son, born in Ohio, age 4), and Russell (son, born in Ohio, age 10 months). They are living next to Clay's parents.

    The children of CLAY COLEMAN and GAYNELLE PRIODE are:

    1. BILL COLEMAN, b. November 22, 1929, West Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, d. May 7, 2008, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio, m. (1) MARCELLA N. REXFORD. She was b. August 1, 1931, d. July 6, 1974, buried in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio. He m. (2) LILLY (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to his obituary, found on findagrave.com, Bill Coleman (age 78), son of the late Clay and Gaynelle Priode Coleman, "was retired from the Ohio Operating Engineers and Boone Coleman Construction, He was a Air Force Veteran, a Kentucky Colonel, a member of Portsmouth Elks Lodge # 154, a former member of the Elks Bowling league and Elks Tuesday Golf League, he also coached Little League Baseball for many years. Bill loved to garden and run around with his dog Toby." He was born November 22, 1929 in West Portsmouth, died May 7, 2008 in Southern Ohio Medical Center, and was buried in Scioto Burial Park. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Marcella Rexroad Coleman; and 1 brother, Ervin Coleman. He was survived by his wife, Lilly Coleman; 4 sons, Steve (Karla) Coleman, Perry (Karen) Coleman), Scott (Kim) Coleman), and Jeff Coleman and Rachel Hammonds; 1 daughter, Vicki (Joe) Bloomfield; 5 brothers, Boone (Joyce) Coleman, Bob (Jan) Coleman, Russell (Barb) Coleman, Larry (Pat) Coleman, and Doug (Cathy) Coleman; 2 sisters, Maxine (Harry) Cassidy and Delores (Tom) Book; 10 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.
      A photo of her headstone, found on findagrave.com, shows that Marcella N. Coleman lived from August 1, 1931 to July 6, 1974, and was buried in Scioto Burial Park.
    2. ROBERT COLEMAN, b. 1933, Ohio, m. JAN (unknown last name).
    3. BOONE COLEMAN, b. January 4, 1934, Ohio, d. February 4, 2011, Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, buried in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio, m. JOYCE BRADSHAW.
      Notes: Bill Coleman served in the U.S. Air Force in Korea.
      According to his obituary, found on findagrave.com, Boone Coleman (age 77), son of the late Clay and Gaynelle Coleman of West Portsmouth, "was the owner of Boone Coleman Construction which he began in 1957 and Portsmouth Raceway Park which he opened in 1990. Boone attended Nauvoo United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Ohio Contractors Association, the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and was a long time member of Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department. He was active with numerous organizations including the Washington-Nile Local Schools, the Boy Scouts of America, Shawnee State University, Portsmouth River Days Committee, Scioto County Junior Fair Livestock Auction, KIA-MIA Foundation of Scioto County, Elks Country Club, and the Earl Thomas Conley Scholarship Fund. He dedicated his life to job creation, community service, and supporting many causes that promoted the betterment of children in our area." He was born January 4, 1934, died February 4, 2011 in Bradenton, Florida, and was buried in Scioto Burial Park. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Ervin Coleman and Bill Coleman, both of West Portsmouth. He was survived by his wife of 56 years, Joyce Bradshaw, Coleman; 1 son, Tim (Jenny) Coleman (of West Portsmouth); 2 daughters, Karen Coleman (West Portsmouth) and Trish (Jerry) Pickelsimer (West Portsmouth); 4 brothers, Robert (Jan) Coleman (Bradenton, Florida), Doug (Cathy) Coleman (West Portsmouth), Russell (Barbara) Coleman (West Portsmouth), and Larry (Pat) Coleman (West Portsmouth); 2 sisters, Delores (Tom) Book (Lawrenceville, Georgia) and Maxine (Harry) Cassidy (West Portsmouth); 8 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
    4. ERVIN COLEMAN, b. October 19, 1935, Ohio, d. February 6, 2000, buried in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio, m. JUANITA (unknown last name).
    5. RUSSELL COLEMAN, b. 1939, Ohio, m. BARBARA (unknown last name).
    6. LARRY COLEMAN, b. February 26, 1941, West Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, d. June 6, 2011, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio, m. PAT (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to his obituary, found on findagrave.com, Larry Coleman (age 70), son of the late Clay and Gaynelle Priode Coleman, was "retired from Boone Coleman Construction Company, a member of International Union of Operating Engineers Local 18, member of the Elks Tuesday Night Golf League, Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department, Portsmouth Elk Lodge #154, a Kentucky Colonel, as well as being an avid farmer. He was a resident of West Portsmouth, Ohio, at the time of his death. He was born February 26, 1941 in West Portsmouth, died June 6, 2011 in SOMC Hospice, and was buried in Scioto Burial Park.
    7. DOUG COLEMAN, m. CATHY (unknown last name).
    8. DELORES COLEMAN, m. TOM BOOK.
    9. MAXINE COLEMAN, m. HARRY CASSIDY.







ERMAN "SUSIE" COLEMAN, son of MAHALA ELIZABETH "ELIZABETH" CONLEY and ZEPHENIAH M. COLEMAN, was born July 1, 1913 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and died November 15, 1995 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. He married MARIE TRESSIE COLEMAN, daughter of (unknown first name) COLEMAN and (unknown first name) STURGILL, in May of 1936 in Greenup County, Kentucky. She was born about 1920 in West Virginia.

Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Erman Coleman was born July 1, 1913 in Johnson County to Elizabeth Conley.

According to his obituary, Erman "Susie" Coleman (age 82), son of the late Zeph and Elizabeth Conley Coleman, "was a construction laborer, a Republican precinct committeeman and a member of the Republican Club of Scioto County and Reheboth Mission." He was born July 1, 1913 in Paintsville, Kentucky, died November 15, 1995 in Southern Ohio Medical Center, and was buried in Scioto Burial Park. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 daughter, Phyllis; 5 brothers, Dave, Clay, John, William, and Luther; and 1 sister, Allie Staggs. He was survived by his wife, Marie Coleman, whom he married in May of 1936 in Greenup, Kentucky; 3 sons, Erman Coleman Jr. (of West Portsmouth), Kenneth Coleman (West Portsmouth), and David Coleman (West Portsmouth); 3 daughters, Joan Bradley (West Portsmouth), Deborah Moore (West Portsmouth), and Judith Church (Portsmouth); 19 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Erman Coleman was born July 1, 1913, and died November 15, 1995. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in West Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Erman Coleman was born July 1, 1913 in Kentucky, and died November 15, 1995 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 82. His father's surname is listed as Coleman, his mother's maiden name as Conley, and he was married at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Marie T. Coleman was born August 21, 1920, and died April 17, 2001. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in West Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Marie Tressie Coleman was born August 21, 1920 in West Virginia, and died April 17, 2001 at home in Scioto County at the age of 80. Her father's surname is listed as Coleman, her mother's maiden name as Sturgill, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

On page 29 of the 1940 census for District 73-29 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 25, 1940), Seth Coleman is listed as the head of the household for house #259, he's not working, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has no formal education, and he's 74 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (wife, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 72), Aerman (son, married, laborer for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, 2nd grade education, age 27), Marie (daughter-in-law, married, born in West Virginia, she was living in rural Scioto County in 1935, 4 years of high school, age 20), Jo Anne (granddaughter, born in Ohio, age 3), and Aerman Jr. (grandson, born in Ohio, age 2).

    The children of ERMAN COLEMAN and MARIE COLEMAN are:

    1. JOAN COLEMAN, b. 1937, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) BRADLEY.
    2. ERMAN COLEMAN JR., b. 1938, Ohio.
    3. PHYLLIS COLEMAN (deceased).
    4. KENNETH COLEMAN.
    5. DAVID COLEMAN.
    6. DEBORAH COLEMAN, m. (unknown first name) MOORE.
    7. JUDITH COLEMAN, m. (unknown first name) CHURCH.







WILLIAM ALLEN, was born about 1783 in Patrick County, Virginia, and died February 8, 1854 in Breathitt County, Kentucky. He married CATHERINE "CATY" GEARHEART, daughter of ADAM GEARHEART and MARGARET (unknown last name), June 17, 1808 in Floyd County, Kentucky. She was born about 1792 in Virginia, and died in March of 1860 in Breathitt County, Kentucky.

Notes: There is a set of books called "Allen Family Books," that are sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society, that detail this family, among others. Another place to get info on this family is to go to breeze.org, designed by Kim Watt.

In the Breathitt Co., KY mortality Schedule for 1860: Catherine ALLEN, age 68, female, widowed, b. VA, d. in March of unknown cause after illness of one day.

Bond dated 17 June 1808 by William Allen and George Allen for a marriage shortly to be had between William Allen and Caty Gearheart. This is to certify that I have give (sic) my consent for William Allen to marry my daughter Caty Gearheart. (S) Adam Gearheart." - Floyd County Marriage Bonds.

Taken from breeze.org: "According to KENTUCKY VITAL STATISTICS by Annie Walker Burns Bell: 'William came to Kentucky about the year 1793 and settled somewhere on the Licking River in the present Magoffin County. William is the ancestor of the Magoffin County Allens.' p. 91. BREATHITT CO., KY VITAL STATISTICS: 'William Allen-age 71, d. Feb. 8, 1854; married; farmer; parents-Samuel and Sarah Allen. Birthplace: Patrick Co., VA; found dead in the woods.' From the Breathitt Co., KY Vital Statistics listing we know that William Allen was found dead in the woods in 1854 and that he was born in Patrick Co., VA. In 1776, Patrick Co., VA was cut out of Pittsylvania County and was named for Patrick Henry. When first formed, Henry County embraced the whole of what is now Patrick County (the county given where Samuel Allen and Sarah Prater were married) and the greater portion of present Franklin Co., VA. Virginia County information from Virginia 'Jo' Stephens, Hazard, KY. From traditional stories handed down in the family, we learn from Clyde P. Allen of Martin, KY that William Allen was found dead in the woods after leaving the home of his brother George Allen who lived in Floyd Co. It was told that animals had partly eaten his body by the time he was found. It is not known exactly when he died but the entry in the Vital Statistics is 8 Feb 1854. Clyde Allen says the story is that there was some kind of a party or gathering that lasted for days at the home of George Allen, and William grew tired and left for his home in Breathitt Co., KY. It is not known where he is buried. Clyde Allen believes that he was buried in the cemetery where George Allen and Cynthia Patton Allen were buried, known as the Mandy Turner Cemetery on Brush Creek of Floyd Co., KY. It is also possible that he was buried on the spot where his body was found or was removed to his home place in Breathitt County, Kentucky."

On page 1 of the 1810 census for Floyd County, Kentucky, William Allen is listed as the head of his house. In this house are 3 males under 10 years old, 1 male in between 16 and 26, and 1 female in between 16 and 26. Also listed in this area is William's brother, George, and their mother Sarah. Their father, Samuel, died before 1910.

On page 4 of the 1820 census for Floyd County, Kentucky, William Allen is listed as the head of the house. In this house are 2 males under 10 years old, 2 males between 10 and 16, 1 male between 26 and 45, 4 females under 10, and 1 female between 26 and 45.

On page 31 of the 31 of the 1830 census for Floyd County, Kentucky, William Allen is listed as the head of the house. In this house are 2 males under 5 years old, 1 male in between 5 and 10, 1 male between 10 and 15, 1 male between 20 and 30, and 1 male between 40 and 50. Also, 1 female under 5 years old, 2 females in between 5 and 10, 1 female between 10 and 15, 1 female between 15 and 20, and 1 female between 40 and 50. Also listed on this page is William's son, George. In his house is 1 male in between 20 and 30, 1 female under 5, and 1 female between 20 and 30.

On page 7 of the 1840 census for Breathitt County, Kentucky, William Allen is listed as the head of the house. In this house are 2 males between 10 and 15 years old, 1 male between 15 and 20, 2 males between 50 and 60, 2 females between 5 and 10, 1 female between 10 and 15, 2 females between 15 and 20, and 1 female between 30 and 40.

On page 19 of the 1850 census for District 2 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated August 19, 1850), William Allen is listed as the head of the household for house #131, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, and he's 67 years old. Also listed are Katharine (born in Virginia, age 58), Ira (farmer, born in Kentucky, age 29), Dulaney (farmer, born in Kentucky, age 19), Nancy (born in Kentucky, age 18), and Fanny (born in Kentucky, age 16). Living next door is son James. He's the head of the household for house #132, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 22 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (born in Kentucky, age 20), Farlena (born in Kentucky, age 1), and Louvaney (born in Kentucky, age 3 months).

    The children of WILLIAM ALLEN and CATY GEARHEART are:

    1. GEORGE ALLEN, b. 1808, Kentucky, d. April 17, 1885, buried in Carpenter Cemetery, Fredville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. MALINDA HOWARD, daughter of WILLIAM HOWARD and MARY SALYER. She was b. December 25, 1814, Kentucky, d. March 22, 1894, buried in Carpenter Cemetery, Fredville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: On pages 18 & 19 of the 1850 census for District 2 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated August 19, 1850), George Allen is listed as being 42 years old and Malinda is 36. On page 13 of the 1860 census for Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 16, 1860), George is listed as being 52 years old and Malinda is 46. On page 9 of the 1870 census for Precinct 6 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated July 21, 1870), George is listed as being 62 years old and Malinda is 55. On page 5 of the 1880 census for District 16 (Precinct 9 - Baker Fork) in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated June 5, 1880), George is listed as being 72 years old and Malinda is 66.
    2. JOHN ALLEN, b. January 11, 1809, d. January 28, 1893, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. NANCY JANE CLICK.
    3. ADAM ALLEN, b. 1809, Kentucky, m. JEMIMA WHITT, January 15, 1837, Perry County, Kentucky. She was b. 1817, Virginia.
    4. KATHERINE ALLEN, b. 1815, d. 1852.
      Notes: Katherine Allen did not marry and can be found living with younger brother William in the 1850 Breathitt County, Kentucky census. She's 35 years old.
    5. MARY ALLEN, b. 1815, Perry County, Kentucky, m. NICOLAS ANGEL, May 23, 1838. He was b. 1814, Perry County, Kentucky
      Notes: There is only circumstancial evidence connecting Mary to William and Caty. On page 16 of the 1850 census for District 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated July 30, 1850), Mary Angel is listed as being 35 years old and Nicolas is 36. On page 1 of the 1860 census for District 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated June 1, 1860), Nicolas is listed as being 47 years old and Mary is 46.
    6. MARGARET ALLEN, b. 1816, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. Breathitt County, Kentucky, m. GREENVILLE HOWARD, 1836. He was b. 1814, Kentucky.
      Notes: On page 7 of the 1870 census for Precinct 4 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated August 3, 1870), Margaret Howard is 54 years old and Green is 56.
    7. WILLIAM ALLEN JR., b. 1818, Kentucky, m. ELIZABETH HAGENS, before 1841. She was b. 1825, Kentucky.
      Notes: On page 22 of the 1850 census for Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated August 22, 1850), William Allen is listed as being 32 years old and Elizabeth is 25. On page 1 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (date August 8, 1870), William Allen is listed as being 51 years old and Elizabeth is 40. On page 4 of the 1880 census for District 16 (Precinct 9 - Baker Fork) in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated June 2, 1880), William Allen is listed as being 61 years old and Elizabeth is 53.
    8. ELIZABETH ALLEN, b. 1821.
      Notes: There is only circumstancial evidence connecting Nancy to William and Caty.
    9. JOSEPH B. ALLEN, b. 1822, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. 1912, Fallsville, Perry County, Arkansas, m. FANNIE HAGENS. She was b. 1826, Perry County, Kentucky, d. 1889.
      Notes: Fannie's last name could have been Higgins. On page 23 of the 1850 census for Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated August 22, 1850), Joseph Allen is 27 years old and Fannie is 24. On page 98 of the 1860 census for District 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated July 19, 1860), Joseph is listed as 38 years old and Fanny is 32. On page 1 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (date August 8, 1870), Joseph Allen is listed as being 49 years old and Fanny is 44. They are living next to brother Joseph's brother, William. On page 5 of the 1880 census for District 16 (Precinct 6 - Elliottsville) in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated June 21, 1880), Joseph Allen is listed as being 57 years old and Fannie is 53.
    10. ARTIE ALLEN, b. 1822, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. ELIJAH GREEN. He was b. 1821 in Harlan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: On page 101 of the 1860 census for District 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated July 20, 1860), Artie (Artha) Green is listed as being 38 years old and Elijah is 45. On page 1 of the 1870 census for Precinct 6 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated July 19, 1860), Arty Green is listed as the head of the house, so Elijah must have died. She's 45 years old.
    11. IRA ALLEN, b. 1825, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. LEVINA MULLINS. She was b. 1827, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: On page 101 of the 1860 census for District 1 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated July 20, 1860), Ira Allen is listed as being 32 years old and Levina 33. On page 6 of the 1870 census for Precinct 4 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated August 2, 1870), Ira Allen is listed as being 44 years old and Lavina is 40. On page 5 of the 1880 census for District 15 (Precinct 6 - Springfork) in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated June 3, 1880), Ira Allen is listed as being 54 years old, and Vina is 52.
    12. JAMES ALLEN, b. 1828, Kentucky, m. ELIZABETH (unknown last name).
    13. NANCY ALLEN, b. May 1831, Breathitt County, Kentucky, d. before 1910, m. (1) JOHN HOWARD, m. (2) SHADRACK OLIVER.
    14. DULANEY ALLEN, b. 1832, Kentucky.
    15. FANNY ALLEN, b. 1834, Kentucky.







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