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MYRTLE COLLINSWORTH, daughter of GENOAH TACKETT and MARTIN C. COLLINSWORTH, was born July 25, 1913 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Jesse Howard Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married KERNIE LEE HOWARD, son of JESSIE HOWARD and ELIZABETH RIGSBY, about 1928. He was born February 17, 1906 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died August 14, 1991 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, and is buried in Jesse Howard Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. Kernie Lee Howard married (2) OLA MAE SPARKS.

Notes: Kernie Lee Howard was the brother of Ashland Howard, and the half-brother of Moses "Boodler" Howard.

Myrtle Collinsworth Howard reportedly died in 1963.

According to his death certificate, Jessie Howard died October 6, 1940 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from an intestinal obstruction. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, his birth date as March 4, 1858, his marital status as married, his wife as Elizabeth Howard, his occupation as farmer, and his parents as Thomas Howard (b. Magoffin County) and Mary Sturgill (b. Magoffin County).

According to her death certificate, Elizabeth Rigsby Howard died April 28, 1941 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from hypertensive heart disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Lawrence County, Kentucky, her birth date as May 23, 1868, her marital status as widowed, her husband as Jesse Howard, her parents as Henry Rigsby [hard to read] (b. Lawrence County) and Nancy Skaggs (b. Lawrence County), the informant as Kernie Howard of Leatha, and the burial place as Leatha.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Myrtle Collinsworth was born July 25, 1913 in Magoffin County to Genoah Tackett.

According to Virginia marriage record transcripts, Kernie L. Howard (b. 1906, age 60), son of Jesse Howard and Elizabeth Grigsby, married Ola Mae Sparks (age 54), daughter of Lafe Sparks and Ellen Salyers, July 28, 1966 in Clinton, Virginia.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Myrtle Collinsworth Howard and Kernie Lee Howard were both buried in Jessie Howard Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, K. L. Howard was born February 17, 1906, and died August 14, 1991. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Kernie L. Howard was born February 17, 1906 in Kentucky, and died August 14, 1991 in Franciscan Medical Center Dayton Campus in Dayton, Montgomery County, at the age of 85. He was widowed and living in Greene County at the time of his death.

On page 23 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 30, 1910), Jesse Howard is listed as the head of the household for house #201, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 26 years, and he's 53 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 13 children and all are still living, age 39), Floyd (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 22), Seymore (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Everm [Ervin in 1900] (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Lonzie (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Marry [Mary] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Nora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Folia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Earny (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Kearny (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Jane (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Hascal (son, born in Kentucky, age 11 months).

On page 13 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 9, 1920), Jesse Howard is listed as the head of the household for house #113, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 60 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 49), Earnie (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Kerney (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Nancy [Nancy Jane] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Hassel (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), and Vinnie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 21 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 17, 1930), Kearnie Howard is listed as the head of the household for house #159, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Myrtle (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 14, age 16), and Ima J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8 months).

On page 5 of the 1940 census for District 77-4A in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 6, 1940), Kernie Howard is listed as the head of the household for house #32, he's a carpenter working on house construction, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Magoffin County in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Myrtle (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 36), Imogene (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Alvie (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Roxie Alice (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Thomas (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Coralee (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Leslie Vernin (son, born in Kentucky, age 0 months). They are living next to Myrtle's parents.

    The children of MYRTLE COLLINSWORTH and KERNIE HOWARD are:

    1. IMOGENE HOWARD, b. July 13, 1927, Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. January 9, 2002.
      Notes: According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Imogene Howard Pennington was born July 13, 1927 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died January 9, 2002. Her name was listed as Imogine Howard in March of 1944, as Imogene Pennington in October of 1965, and her parents are listed as Myrtle Collinsworth and Kernie L. Howard.
    2. ALVA HOWARD, b. March 19, 1931, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. April 28, 2008, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. OPAL MAE OWENS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alva Howard was born March 19, 1931 in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
      According to his obituary, Alva Howard, son of the late Kernie Lee and Myrtle Collinsworth Howard, was a veteran of the Korean War. He was born March 19, 1931 in Magoffin County, died April 28, 2008 in Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, and was buried in Lakeview Memorial Cemetery in Staffordsville. In additon to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Opal Mae Owens Howard. He was survived by 1 son, David Howard (of Oil Springs); 6 brothers, Clyde Howard (Florida), Eddie Howard (Florida), Stephen Howard (Texas), Tom Howard (Dayton, Ohio), Wilmer Howard (Dayton), and Darrell Howard (Enon, Ohio); and 3 sisters, Chorena Long (Enon), Roxie Pennington (New Lebanon, Ohio), and Gloria Trusty (Wittensville, Kentucky). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    3. ROXIE ALICE HOWARD, b. 1933, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) PENNINGTON.
    4. THOMAS H. HOWARD, b. 1934, Magoffin County, Kentucky.BR> Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Thomas H. Howard was born in Magoffin County to Mirtle Collinsworth.
    5. CHORENA HOWARD, b. 1938, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) LONG.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Charina Howard was born in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
    6. LESLIE VERNON HOWARD, b. April 2, 1940, Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. February 5, 1943, Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lesley V. Howard was born April 2, 1940 in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
      According to his death certificate, Leslie Vernon Howard died February 5, 1943 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from bronchitis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Leatha, his birth date as April 1, 1939, his parents as Kernie Howard (b. Leatha) and Myrtle Collinsworth (b. Leatha), the informant as Kernie Howard of Salyersville, and the burial place as Leatha.
    7. CLYDE HOWARD, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Clyde Howard was born in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
    8. VAUGHN DELL HOWARD, b. August 15, 1944, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. May 11, 2003, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Vaughndell Howard was born August 15, 1944 in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
      According to his obituary, Vaughn Howard (age 58), son of the late Kernie Lee and Myrtle Collinsworth Howard, was an automobile maintenance worker and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was born August 15, 1944 in Magoffin County, and died May 11, 2003 in Veteran's Administration Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Stanley Howard and Larry Howard; and 3 sisters, Pansy May, Imogene Pennington, and Leslie Vern. He was survived by 7 brothers, Alva Howard (Oil Springs, Kentucky), Thomas Howard (Dayton), Clyde Howard (Mary Esther, Florida), Wilmer Howard (Dayton), Steaven Howard (Vidar, Texas), Darrell howard (Enon, Ohio), and Eddie Howard (Navarre, Florida); and 3 sisters, Roxie Alice Pennington (Oil Springs), Chorena Long (Enon, Ohio), and Gloria Trusty (Wittensville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    9. WILMER HOWARD, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Wilmer Howard was born in Magoffin County to Myrtle Colinsworth.
    10. STANLEY HOWARD, b. July 8, 1948, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. February 28, 1994.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Stanley Howard was born July 8, 1948 in Johnson County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
      According to his obituary, Stanley Howard (age 45), son of Kernie L. Howard and Myrtle Collinsworth Howard, died February 28, 1994. He was survived by 8 brothers, Alva Howard (of Oil Springs), Steven Howard (Vidor, Texas), Darrell Howard (Enon, Ohio), Thomas Howard (Dayton, Ohio), Vaughn Howard (Dayton), Howard Howard (Dayton), Clyde Howard (Mary Esther, Florida), and Eddie Howard (Mary Esther, Florida); and 4 sisters, Imogene Pennington (Oil Springs), Roxie Pennington (Oil Springs), Chorena Long (Enon, Ohio), and Gloria Trusty (Enon, Ohio). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    11. STEVEN HOWARD, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Steaven Howard was born in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
    12. DARRELL P. HOWARD, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Darrel P. Howard was born in Magoffin County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
    13. EDDIE M. HOWARD, b. Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Eddie M. Howard was born in Johnson County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
    14. GLORIA HOWARD, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) TRUSTY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gloria Howard was born in Johnson County to Myrtle Collinsworth.
    15. PANSY MAY HOWARD.







ALICE TACKETT, daughter of MARGARET "PEGGY" MONTGOMERY and ELI TACKETT, was born June 20, 1890 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died December 4, 1984 in Pike County, Ohio. She married JOHN MONTGOMERY, son of ELIZABETH CANTRELL and THOMAS A. MONTGOMERY, January 6, 1906 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was born February 14, 1884 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died August 8, 1932 in Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, and is buried in Smith Cemetery in Morgan County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Alice Tackett married John Montgomery on January 6, 1906 in Magoffin County at the home of Eli Tackett. The witnesses were H. Gillian, H. Montgomery, H. F. Montgomery, and George Tackett, and the minister was W. A. Williams.

When John Montgomery's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in West Liberty, Morgan County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Dingus, Morgan County, that his closest relative was Alice Montgomery of Dingus, and that he was born February 14, 1885. He was found to be of medium height and stout build, and he had black eyes and black hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Alice Montgomery was born June 20, 1890, and died in December of 1984. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Cynthiana, Pike County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Alice T. Montgomery was born abut 1889 in Kentucky, and died December 4, 1984 in Pike County at the age of 95. She was widowed and living in Pike County at the time of her death.

According to his death certificate, John Montgomery died August 8, 1932 in Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "shot in Body With Pistol." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as February 14, 1884, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, Thomas Montgomery (b. Kentucky) and Elizabeth Cantrell (b. Kentucky), the informant as C. W. Bailey of Dingus, and the burial place as Smith Cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, John Montgomery died August 8, 1932 in Morgan County at the age of 48.

On page 21 of the 1910 census for District 149 (Coffee) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated May 2, 1910), John Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #170, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 4 years, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 19), Derice [hard to read] (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), Ritta (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Orba (son, born in Kentucky, age 0).

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 205 (Coffee Creek) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated January 6, 1920), John Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #43, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 30), Derice (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Rittie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Wenzie (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Oval (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Chalmer (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 3 months), and Hobert (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 7 months).

On page 21 of the 1930 census for District 88-17 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 17, 1930), John Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #68, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 20), and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 39), Derice (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 23), Rittie (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 21), Winzey (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Oval (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Chalmer (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Hobert (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Raiter (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Robert W. (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Talbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 1 month), and Tolbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 1 month).

On page 6 of the 1940 census for District 88-17 in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 8, 1940), Alice Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #41, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, she has an 8th grade education, and she's 49 years old. Also listed are Derice (son, single, farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 32), Ritty (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, no formal education, age 30), Oval (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 27), Rater (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Robert W. (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Talbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Tolbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 11).

    The children of ALICE TACKETT and JOHN MONTGOMERY are:

    1. DERICE MONTGOMERY, b. 1907, Kentucky.
    2. RITTIE MONTGOMERY, b. 1908, Kentucky.
    3. WINZEY MONTGOMERY, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    4. OVAL MONTGOMERY, b. 1913, Kentucky.
    5. CHALMER MONTGOMERY, b. September 18, 1915, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Chalmer Montgomery was born September 18, 1915 in Morgan County to Alice Tackett.
    6. HOBERT MONTGOMERY, b. March 14, 1918, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hobert Montgomery was born March 14, 1918 in Morgan County to Alice Tackett.
    7. RATER MONTGOMERY, b. February 15, 1921, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Peter Montgomery was born February 15, 1921 in Morgan County to Alice Tackett.
    8. ROBERT W. MONTGOMERY, b. September 8, 1925, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Robert W. Montgomery was born September 8, 1925 in Morgan County to Alice Tackett.
    9. TALBERT MONTGOMERY, b. 1929, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Tolbert Montgomery was born in Morgan County to Allice Tacket.
    10. TOLBERT MONTGOMERY, b. 1929, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: Talbert and Tolbert Montgomery were twins.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Tolbert Montgomery was born in Morgan County to Allice Tacket.
    11. ANDERSON MONTGOMERY, b. March 11, 1932, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. March 13, 1932, Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, buried in Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Anderson Montgomery was born March 11, 1932 in Morgan County to Alice Jackett.
      According to his death certificate, Anderson Montgomery died March 13, 1932 in Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, from bold hives. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Morgan County, his birth date as March 10, 1932, his parents as John Montgomery (b. Magoffin County) and Alice Tackett (b. Magoffin County), the informant as Alonzo Holbrook of Dingus, and the burial place as Smith Cemetery.







LOUISA TACKETT, daughter of MARGARET "PEGGY" MONTGOMERY and ELI TACKETT, was born March 4, 1893 in Kentucky, died May 13, 1923 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Gilliam Cemetery in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married OLIVER "OLLIE" BLANTON, son of NEWTON BLANTON and ANGELINE HOWARD, September 20, 1907 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was born February 11, 1886 in Kentucky, died February 25, 1940 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Mays Cemetery in Magoffin County, Kentucky. Ollie Blanton married (2) LORA BOLEN.

Notes: According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Newton Blanton married Angeline Howard on December 11, 1881 in Magoffin County at the home of Henry Howard. The witnesses were James K. Howard and Burnin Risner, and the minister was Henry Howard.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Louisa Tackett married Ollie Blanton on September 20, 1907 in Magoffin County at the home of Eli Tackett. The witnesses were Jasper Jenkins and Farris Montgomery, and the minister was B. A. Adams.

When Ollie Blanton's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer in Wheelersburg, Magoffin County, that his closest relative was Louisa Blanton of Wheelersburg, and that he was born February 11, 1885. He was found to be tall and slender, and he had black eyes and dark-colored hair.

According to her death certificate, Louisa Tackett Blanton died May 13, 1923 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from tuberculosis of the lungs. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as March 4, 1893, her marital status as married, her parents are Eli Tackett (b. Kentucky) and Peggy Montgomery (b. Kentucky), the informant as Arlin Phipps, and the burial place as Gillam graveyard.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Louisa Blanton died May 13, 1923 in Magoffin County at the age of 30.

According to his death certificate, Ollie Blanton died February 25, 1940 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, from double pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as February 11, 1886, his marital status as married, his wife as Lora D. Blanton, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Neut Blanton (b. Kentucky) and Angie Howard (b. Kentucky), the informant as Payne Blanton of Lickburg, Kentucky, and the burial place as Mays Cemetery.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Ollie Blanton was born February 11, 1885 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. His parents are listed as Neuton Blanton and Angeline Howard.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ollie Blanton died February 25, 1940 in Magoffin County at the age of 54.

On page 1 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 1900), Newton Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #2, he's a farmer, widowed, born in January of 1850 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 50 years old. Also listed are Jane (daughter, born in October of 1881 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 19), Olie (son, born in February of 1886 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 14), Haley Adams (daughter, married, born in October of 1883 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 2 years, she hasn't had any children, age 16), and Albert Adams (son-in-law, married, farmer, born in February of 1879 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 2 years, age 21).

On page 30 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated May 13, 1910), Olie Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #258, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 2 years, and he's 22 years old. Also listed are Louezy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and 1 is still living, age 17), and Lilly (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 months).

On page 18 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 13, 1920), Oliver Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #154, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Louiza (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 28), Lily (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Sola (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Homer (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Alta (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 11 months).

On page 6 of the 1930 census for District 77-5 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Ollie Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #50, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 42, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Lora (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 22, age 28), Virginia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Payne (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), Lillie (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 19), Sola (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), Homer (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 14), and Alta (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12).

On page 3 of the 1940 census for District 77-4A in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1940), Lora Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #19, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, she has a 4th grade education, and she's 39 years old. Also listed are Homer (son, single, new worker, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 24), Payne (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Nuton (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Denvil (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Dixie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Vencil (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), Walter (son, born in Kentucky, age 1), John Bolen (father, married, not working, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, no formal education, age 64), Dora Bolen (mother, married, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 59), and Virginia Bolen (niece, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 19).

    The children of LOUISA TACKETT and OLLIE BLANTON are:

    1. LILLY BLANTON, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    2. SOLA BLANTON, b. June 26, 1912, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Sola Blanton was born June 26, 1912 in Magoffin County to Louisa Tackett.
    3. HOMER BLANTON, b. 1914, Kentucky.
    4. ALTA MAE BLANTON, b. February 3, 1918, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 16, 1996, m. (unknown first name) TERRY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alta Blanton was born February 3, 1918 in Magoffin County to Louise Tackett.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Alta Mae Blanton Terry was born February 3, 1918 in Salyersville, Kentucky, and died June 16, 1996. Her name is listed as Alta Mae Blanton in November of 1936, as Alta Blanton Terry in October of 1940, and her parents are listed as Louise Tackett and Ollie Blanton.







LEE MONTGOMERY, son of FRANCIS J. "FRANKIE" CANTRELL and MILES MONTGOMERY, was born about 1864 in Kentucky, and died before 1909. He married MARGARET MONTGOMERY, daughter of ELIZABETH CANTRELL and THOMAS A. MONTGOMERY, about 1885. She was born May 1, 1868 in Kentucky, died June 5, 1928 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Gilliam Cemetery in Magoffin County, Kentucky. Margaret Montgomery married (2) THOMAS J. BURTON, son of THOMAS STAFFORD and POLLIE BURTON, in 1909. He was born October 30, 1843 in Kentucky, died May 8, 1924 in Little Gap, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Davis-Burton Cemetery in Chandlerville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: His obituary, found on the obituary page of the Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website:

"P.A. Burton, 90, died May 4 [1971] in his lifetime Chandlersville home after suffering a brief illness. He was the son of the late Thomas and Julia Davis Burton and the husband of the late Flora Davis Burton. Survivors include a daughter in Chandlersville, Clara Burton, and a brother in Waverly, Ohio, Russell Burton. Services were held in the home on May 6 by Bruce Daniels and Claude Preston. Interment was in the family cemetery at Chandlersville, under the direction of the Jones-Preston Funeral Home."

Her obituary, found on the obituary page of the Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website:

"Mrs. Thursa Genora Salyers [Thursa Genora Burton Salyers] died in the Sitka home of her son, Alpha Salyers, on July 25 [1970] at the age of 82. Elders O.I. Williams and Florida Lyons held funeral services for her on July 27 in the Sugar Grove United Baptist Church. Burial followed in the Burton Cemetery at Chandlersville, under the guidance of the Paintsville Funeral Home. Born July 26, 1887, in Davisville to the late Thomas and Julia Davis Burton, she lived in Sitka and belonged to the United Baptist Church. Her husband, Isaac Salyers, preceded her in death in 1956. Surviving are four sons, Alpha Salyers of Sitka, Rennie Salyers of Ashland, Carl Junior Salyers of Dyer, Ind., and Virgil Salyers of South Charleston, W. Va.; a daughter from Sedalia, Ohio, Tera Williams; a brother, P.A. Burton of Stambaugh; one half brother, Russell Burton from Ohio; 12 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren."

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, T. J. Burton received a license to marry Margaret Montgomery on January 15, 1909 in Magoffin County.

According to her death certificate, Margurette Montgomery Burton died June 5, 1928 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from heart trouble. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as May 1, 1868, her marital status as widowed, her parents as Thomas Montgomery (b. Kentucky) and Betsey Cantrell (b. Kentucky), the informant as Kindle Montgomery of Plutarch, Kentucky, and the burial place as Gillam Cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Margurette Burton died June 5, 1928 in Magoffin County at the age of 60.

According to his death certificate, Thomas J. Burton died May 8, 1924 in Little Gap, Johnson County, Kentucky, from bronchial pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as October 30, 1833, his age as 81 years 6 months 8 days, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Thomas Stafford (b. Kentucky) and Pollie Burton (b. Kentucky), the informant as Peggie Burton of Sip, Kentucky, and the burial place as Burton Graveyard.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Thomas J. Burton died May 8, 1924 in Johnson County at the age of 81.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and a photo of his headstone shows that Thomas J. Burton was buried in Davis-Burton Cemetery in Chandlerville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

On page 28 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 18, 1900), Lee Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #242, he's a dry good salesman, born in [unreadable month] of 1864 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 15 years, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Margaret (wife, born in November of 1868 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 15 years, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 31), Kennel (son, born in December of 1886 in Kentucky, age 13), Alafare (daughter, born in March of 1888 in Kentucky, age 12), Oliver (son, born in October of 1890 in Kentucky, age 9), Chester (son, born in September of 1894 in Kentucky, age 5), Hester (daughter, born in October of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), Lettie (sister, single, not working, born in April of 1860 in Kentucky, age 40), and Miles (father, widowed, not working, born in February of 1826 in Kentucky, father born in East Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 74).

On page 4 of the 1910 census for District 77 (Little Gap) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1910), Thomas Burton is listed as the head of the household for house #28, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 1 year, and he's 67 years old. Also listed are Peggy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 1 year, she's given birth to 6 children and all are still living, age 40), Russel (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 months), Chester Montgomery (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 14), and Hester Montgomery (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 13).

On page 10 of the 1920 census for District 45 (Little Gap) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 9 & 10, 1920), Thomas J. Burton is listed as the head of the household for house #82, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 70 years old. Also listed are Marget (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 51), and Russell J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 10).

    The children of LEE MONTGOMERY and MARGARET MONTGOMERY are:

    1. KINDLE MONTGOMERY, b. December 6, 1885, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. May 22, 1959, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. FLORENCE ELIZABETH PHIPPS.
    2. ALIFAIR MONTGOMERY, b. March 1889, Kentucky, d. December 4, 1928, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio, m. JAMES A. GARFIELD "GAR" PHIPPS.
    3. OLIVER "OLLIE" MONTGOMERY, b. October 10, 1890, Brownlow, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 4, 1969, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, buried in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. DENNIE MONTGOMERY.
    4. CHESTER MONTGOMERY, b. September 1, 1894, Brownlow, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. July 17, 1981, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, buried in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio, m. MINTA PHIPPS.
    5. HESTER MONTGOMERY, b. October 3, 1896, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. November 1, 1976, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. HARKLESS MONTGOMERY.

    The child of MARGARET MONTGOMERY and THOMAS BURTON is:

    1. RUSSELL JEFFERSON BURTON, b. November 25, 1909, Kentucky, d. January 28, 1982, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio, m. (1) GOLDIE MONTGOMERY, m. (2) ETHEL MAE COMBS.







MICHAEL JOSEPH SLENCZKA, son of SHIRLEY ANN WATSON and EDWARD SLENCZKA, was born about 1960, and died September 7, 2016 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona. He married KRISTINA GEHRINGER.

    The child of MICHAEL SLENCZKA and KRISTINA GEHRINGER is:

    1. MIA SLENCZKA.

    (This information comes from Shirley Watson Slenczka, Pauline Meier, and the research of Bethel McFarland Thiesen)







KINDLE MONTGOMERY, son of LEE MONTGOMERY and MARGARET MONTGOMERY, was born December 6, 1885 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died May 22, 1959 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married FLORENCE ELIZABETH PHIPPS on December 3, 1902 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She was born in 1888 in Kentucky, died in 1953, and is buried in Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Kindle Montgomery married Florence Phipps on December 3, 1902 in Magoffin County at the home of Ben Phipps. The witnesses were John Phipps and Charley Helton, and the minister was William Jenkins.

When Kendall Montgomery's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer in Wheelersburg, Magoffin County, that his closest relative was Florence Montgomery of Wheelersburg, and that he was born December 6, 1885. He was found to be tall, of medium build, and he had brown eyes, black hair, and he was slightly deaf in his right ear.

When Kindle Montgomery's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that the person who would always know his address was Florence Montgomery of Flat Fork, Magoffin County, and that he was born December 6, 1885 in Magoffin County. He was found to be 5 feet 9 inches tall, he weighed 180 pounds, and he had brown eyes, gray hair, and a dark-complexion.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Kindle and Florence Montgomery were both buried in Howard Family Cemetery in Bloomington, Magoffin County, Kentucky. There is a photo of Florence's headstone, but none of Kindle's. Howard Cemetery is also known as Head of Coon Creek Cemetery.

According to his death certificate, Kindle Montgomery died May 22, 1959 in Paintsville Hospital in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, from myocardial failure. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, his birth date as December 6, 1886, his place of residence as Flat Fork, Magoffin County, his marital status as widowed, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Lee Montgomery and Peggy Montgomery, the informant as William Blanton, and the burial place as Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Flat Fork.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Kindle Montgomery died May 22, 1959 in Johnson County at the age of 72. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

On page 5 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910), Kendle Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #44, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 6 years, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 21), Adda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Earny (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 months).

On page 17 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 12, 1920), Kendall Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #149, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 29), Adda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Earnie (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Kearnie (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Ada (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 2 months), and Mazie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 5 months). They are living next to Kindle's brother, Oliver.

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), Kendel Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #23, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 18, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 41), Kearnie (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Ada (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Mazie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Manford (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Mella (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 2 months), and Ruie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9 months).

On page 8 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 5, 1940), Kindell Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #49, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 54 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, 3rd grade education, age 52), Manford (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Mella (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), and Ruie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10).

    The children of KINDLE MONTGOMERY and FLORENCE PHIPPS are:

    1. ADDIE MONTGOMERY, b. February 6, 1906, Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. September 8, 1987, Rowan County, Kentucky, buried in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ARLEN PHIPPS.
    2. ERNIE MONTGOMERY, b. 1909, Kentucky.
    3. KEARNIE MONTGOMERY, b. August 20, 1912, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 10, 1977, Pike County, Ohio, m. (unknown).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Kearney Montgomery was born August 20, 1912 in Magoffin County to Florence Phipps.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Kearnie Montgomery was born August 12, 1912, and died in June of 1977. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Jasper, Pike County, Ohio.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Kearnie Montgomery was born about 1913, and died June 10, 1977 in Pike County Hospital Medical Center in Pike County at the age of 64. He was married and living in Pike County at the time of his death.
    4. ADA MONTGOMERY, b. April 19, 1915, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. April 15, 1989, Rowan County, Kentucky, buried in Bloomington, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. BILL GREEN BLANTON.
    5. MAZIE MONTGOMERY, b. July 3, 1918, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. March 14, 2009, Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. HARLAN JAY MONTGOMERY.
    6. MANFORD MONTGOMERY, b. 1921, Kentucky.
    7. MELLA MONTGOMERY, b. 1924, Kentucky.
    8. MARIE MONTGOMERY, b. 1926, Kentucky.
    9. RUIE MONTGOMERY, b. June 29, 1929, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. July 9, 2015, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Scaffold Branch, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ARNEL RUSSELL.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ruie E. Montgomery was born June 29, 1929 in Magoffin County to Florence Phipps.
      According to her obituary found online, Ruie Montgomery Russell (age 86), daughter of the late Kendell and Florence Elizabeth Phipps Montgomery, was a resident of Scaffold Branch Road in Salyersville, Kentucky, at the time of her death. She was born June 26, 1929 in Magoffin County, died July 9, 2015 in Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, and was buried in Russell Family Cemetery in Scaffold Branch. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arnel Russell; 4 brothers, Ernie Montgomery, Boyd Montgomery, Kernie Montgomery, and Manford Montgomery; and 5 sisters, Mazie Montgomery, Marie Montgomery, Ada Blanton, Mellie Montgomery, and Addie Phipps. She was survived by 3 sons, Elbert Russell, Marcus Russell, and James Russell (all of Salyersville); 6 daughters, Zelma Howard, Carolyn Sue Gamble, Mary Ann Minix, and Marlo England (all of Salyersville), Jamima Gruber (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania), and Arnetta Lynn Hayes (Georgetown, Kentucky); 17 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
    10. BOYD MONTGOMERY.







ADDIE MONTGOMERY, daughter of KINDLE MONTGOMERY and FLORENCE ELIZABETH PHIPPS, was born February 6, 1906 in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died September 8, 1987 in Rowan County, Kentucky, and is buried in Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married ARLEN PHIPPS, son of JOHN PHIPPS and DICIE SKAGGS, about 1923. He was born April 27, 1902 in Kentucky, died January 27, 1977 in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Dicie Skaggs was the sister of Sarah Skaggs, Cora Roberta Skaggs, Dockie S. Skaggs, and reportedly the sister of Callie Skaggs.

According to his death certificate, John Phipps died August 9, 1928 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Drunk." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as August 5, 1876, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Levi Phipps (b. Kentucky) and Bell Huffman (b. Kentucky), the informant as M. B. Montgomery of Ever, Kentucky, and the burial place as M. B. Cemetery.

According to her death certificate, Dicie Skaggs Phipps died September 13, 1946 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from pneumonia. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as October 23, 1880, her marital status as widowed, her parents as Arthur Skaggs (b. Kentucky) and Cinda Wrigsby [Lucinda Rigsby] (b. Kentucky), the informant as Grover Franklin of Flat Fork, and the burial place as Flat Fork.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Addie Phipps lived from February 6, 1906 to September 8, 1987, and was buried in Howard Cemetery in Bloomington, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and that Arlen Phipps lived from April 27, 1902 to January 27, 1977, and was buried in the same cemetery. This cemetery is also known as Head of Coon Creek Cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Addie M. Phipps was born February 6, 1906, and died September 15, 1987. She received her Social Security card in 1970 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Addie Montgomery Phipps was born February 6, 1906 in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died September 15, 1987. Her name was listed as Addie Phipps in January of 1971, and her parents are listed as Kindle Montgomery and Florence E. Phipps.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Addie Phipps died September 8, 1987 in Rowan County at the age of 81. She was living in Magoffin County at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Arlen Phipps was born April 27, 1902, and died in January of 1977. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

On page 26 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated May 3, 1910), John Phippes is listed as the head of the household for house #124, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 12 years, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Dicie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 4 children and 2 are still living, age 30), Lida M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Arland (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), and Nathan Montgomery (nephew, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9 months). Nathan Montgomery was the son of Dicie's sister, Sarah.

On page 21 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 15, 1920), John Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #181, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 42 years old. Also listed are Dicie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 38), Arland (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Melvin (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 5 months), Levi Phipps (father, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 72), and Nathan Montgomery (nephew, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 6 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 5, 1930), Arlen Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #38, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 20, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Addie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 23), Sadie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Alkie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 11 months).

On page 6 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1940), Arnold Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #33, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Addie (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 34), Sadie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Alka (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Selvnlee (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Clayton (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Earnie (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Layton (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), Emerl (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1), and Dicie Phipps (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, no formal education, age 59).

    The children of ADDIE MONTGOMERY and ARLEN PHIPPS are:

    1. SADIE PHIPPS, b. December 16, 1925, Kentucky, d. February 21, 1991, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) CAUDILL.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Sada Phipps was born February 6, 1925 in Magoffin County to Adda Montgomery.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Sadie Phipps Caudill was born December 16, 1925 in Kentucky, and died February 21, 1991 in Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 65. Her father's surname is listed as Phipps, and she was widowed at the time of her death.
    2. ALKIE PHIPPS, b. April 13, 1927, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. January 1996, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) RUSSELL.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alkie Phipps was born April 13, 1927 in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Alkie Russell was born April 12, 1927, and died in January of 1996. She received her Social Security card in 1973 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
    3. SELVINLENE "SIB" PHIPPS, b. May 13, 1930, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 18, 2014, Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, buried in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, m. CHARLES CONLEY, son of MYRTLE M. MCFADDIN and VERN CONLEY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, [no first name] Phipps was born May 13, 1930 in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
      According to her obituary found online, Selvinleene "Sib" Phipps Conley, daughter of the late Arlen and Addie Montgomery Phipps, was born May 13, 1930 in Salyersville, Kentucky, died June 18, 2014 at home, and was buried in Mansfield Cemetery. She married Charles Conley on December 12, 1953, and he died in 2005. In addition to her parents as husband, she was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Sadie Caudill and Alkie Russell. She was survived by 1 daughter, Reatta (Vernon) Cole; 4 brothers, Clayton Phipps (of Mansfield), Ernie (Justine) Phipps (Mansfield), Layton (Naomi) Phipps (Cincinnati), and Thomas (Jean) Phipps (Kentucky); 3 sisters, Emarie Sudduth (Ashland), Delena (Robert) Castle (Texas), and Barbara (Kermit) Gamble (Kentucky); and 1 grandson, Austin Cole.
    4. CLAYTON PHIPPS, b. 1932, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Clayton Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
    5. ERNIE PHIPPS, b. 1934, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JUSTINE (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Earnie Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
    6. LAYTON PHIPPS, b. 1937, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. NAOMI (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Layton Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
    7. EMARIE PHIPPS, b. 1939, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) SUDDUTH.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Emarie Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
    8. BARBARA F. PHIPPS, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. KERMIT GAMBLE.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Barbara F. Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
    9. DELENA G. PHIPPS, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ROBERT CASTLE.
      Notes: Barbara and Delena Phipps are twins.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Deeleena G. Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.
    10. THOMAS PHIPPS, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JEAN (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Thomas Phipps was born in Magoffin County to Addie Montgomery.







ALIFAIR MONTGOMERY, daughter of LEE MONTGOMERY and MARGARET MONTGOMERY, was born in March of 1889 in Kentucky, died December 4, 1928 in Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Big Run Cemetery in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio. She married JAMES A. GARFIELD "GAR" PHIPPS, son of JOHN PHIPPS and ROSETTA (unknown last name), about 1900. He was born January 8, 1885 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died in 1952, and is buried in Big Run Cemetery in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio. Gar Phipps married (2) M. ALICE "ALICE" SPARKS.

Notes: James A. Garfield Phipps was the brother of Fairlilly "Lilly" Phipps and Clarinda Phipps.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Robert Virgil Phipps was born February 28, 1932 in Scioto County, Ohio, and died July 12, 2005. His parents are listed as Garfield Phipps and Alice Sparks.

When James A. Garfield Phipps's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Lucasaville, Scioto County, that his closest relative was Alafair Phipps of Lucasville, and that he was born January 8, 1886. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had black eyes and black hair.

When James A. Garfield Phipps' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, he stated that he was a county worker and farmer in Lucasville, Morgan Township, Scioto County, that the person who would always know his address was Clay Phipps of Lucasville, and that he was born January 8, 1885 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was found to be 5 feet 7 inches tall, he weighed 169 pounds, and he had brown eyes, black hair, and a dark complexion.

Information found on findagrave.com and photos of their headstones (photo 2) shows that Alifair Phipps lived from 1889 to 1927 [mistake], and was buried in Big Run Cemetery in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio, that J. Gar Phipps lived from 1887 [mistake] to 1952, was buried in the same cemetery, and that M. Alice Phipps lived from 1914 to 1983, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Ohio death records, Alafair Phipps died December 4, 1928 in Scioto County.

On page 17 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 11, 1900), John Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #141, he's a farmer, born in November of 1862 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 20 years, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Roseta (wife, born in November of 1866 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 20 years, she's given birth to 10 children and 7 are still living, age 33), Lillie (daughter, married, born in August of 1881 in Kentucky, married for 0 years, she hasn't had any children, age 18), Garfield (son, born in January of 1875 [1885] in Kentucky, age 15), Alena (daughter, born in May of 1888 in Kentucky, age 12), Thomas (son, born in September of 1881 in Kentucky, age 11), Sarah E. (daughter, born in December of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), Clarenda (daughter, born in April of 1893 in Kentucky, age 7), Clay (son, born in November of 1899 in Kentucky, age 1), William Jenkins (step-father, carpenter, born in November of 1827 in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, married for 23 years, age 72), and Elisabeth Jenkins (mother, born in October of 1834 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 23 years, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 65).

On page 7 of the 1910 census for District 107 (Magisterial District No. 8) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated April 19, 1910), Gar Phips is listed as the head of the household for house #50, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 10th marriage [sic], and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Aliphare (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 10th marriage, married for 6 years, she's given birth to 4 children, age 21), Goldie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Lester (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Vasti (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Samuel (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 8 months), and James Jenkins (cousin, laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 16). They must have been married for 10 years, and she must have had 6 children with 4 still living.

On page 1 of the 1920 census for District 133 (Morgan Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 2, 1920), Gar Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #5, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Alafar (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 31), Lester (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Vesta (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Sam (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Manforv [sic] (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Emory (son, born in Ohio, age 6), Proctor (son, born in Ohio, age 4), and Irene (daughter, born in Ohio, age 1 year 6 months).

On page 8 of the 1930 census for District 73-13 (Morgan Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 11, 1930), Gar Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #77, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 16), Manford (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), Emery (son, born in Ohio, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), Proctor (son, born in Ohio, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), Irine (daughter, born in Ohio, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), and Louvetie (daughter, born in Ohio, parents born in Kentucky, age 7). They are living next to daughter Goldie.

On page 6 of the 1940 census for District 73-10 (Morgan) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 5, 1940), Garfield Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #42, he's a laborer on county roads, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has 2 years of high school, and he's 53 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, 7th grade education, age 27), Manford (son, single, new worker, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 2nd grade education, age 29), Proctor (son, single, new worker, born in Ohio, 2nd grade education, age 23), Louvesta (daughter, born in Ohio, age 17), James E. (son, born in Ohio, age 10), Robert V. (son, born in Ohio, age 7), Betty M. (daughter, born in Ohio, age 5), Ralph E. (son, born in Ohio, age 3), and Clarence E. (son, born in Ohio, age 9 months). They are living next to son Emory, and 2 brothers of Garfield's are living nearby.

    The children of ALIFAIR MONTGOMERY and GAR PHIPPS are:

    1. GOLDIE PHIPPS, b. January 29, 1903, Kentucky, d. October 14, 1963, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio, m. ELZA JENKINS.
    2. LUSTER PHIPPS, b. August 20, 1904, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. April 29, 1927, Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in Scioto County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to his death certificate, Luster Phipps died April 29, 1927 in Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, from double lobar pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, Kentucky, his birth date as August 20, 1904, his marital status as single, his occupation as farmer, his parents as James G. Phipps (b. Kentucky) and Alafair Montgomery (b. Kentucky), the informant as Gar Phipps of Lucasville, Ohio, and the burial place as Phipps Cemetery.
    3. VESTA PHIPPS, b. 1906, Kentucky.
    4. SAMUEL PHIPPS, b. 1908, Kentucky.
    5. MANFORD PHIPPS, b. 1912, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Manford Phipps was born May 6, 1911 in Lawrence County to Alafair Montgomery.
    6. EMORY PHIPPS, b. 1913, Ohio, m. LOVENA (unknown last name).
    7. PROCTOR PHIPPS, b. 1916, Ohio.
    8. ALBERT RAMON PHIPPS, b. May 7, 1917, Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, d. September 29, 1917, Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in Scioto County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to his death certificate, Albert Ramon Phipps died September 29, 1917 in Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, from gastroenteritis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Morgan Township, his birth date as May 7, 1917, his parents as Gar Phipps (b. Kentucky) and Alafair Montgomery (b. Kentucky), the informant as Eligah Phipps of Lucasville, Ohio, and the burial place as Phipps Cemetery.
    9. IRENE PHIPPS, b. 1918, Ohio.
    10. LOUISE PHIPPS, b. February 28, 1921, Ohio, d. April 6, 1922, Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in Scioto County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Louise Phipps died April 6, 1922 in Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio, from general peritonitis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Ohio, her birth date as February 28, 1921, her parents as Gar Phipps (b. Kentucky) and Alafair Montgomery (b. Kentucky), the informant as John Phipps of Lucasville, Ohio, and the burial place as Phipps Cemetery.
    11. LOUVESTA PHIPPS, b. 1923, Ohio.







GOLDIE PHIPPS, daughter of ALIFAIR MONTGOMERY and JAMES A. GARFIELD "GAR" PHIPPS, was born January 29, 1903 in Kentucky, died October 14, 1963 in Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Big Run Cemetery in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio. She married ELZA JENKINS, son of FRANK MARION JENKINS and JANE RISNER, about 1920. He was born March 8, 1902 in Kentucky, died August 17, 1965 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Big Run Cemetery in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio

Notes: Elza Jenkins was the brother of Nola Delphia Jenkins and Eva Opal Jenkins.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Goldie Jenkins lived from January 29, 1903 to October 14, 1963, and was buried in Big Run Cemetery in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio, and that Elza Jenkins lived from March 8, 1902 to August 17, 1965, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Goldie Jenkins was born about 1903, and died October 14, 1963 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 60. She was living in Scioto County at the time of her death.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Elza Jenkins was born about 1902, and died August 17, 1965 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 63. He was widowed and living in Scioto County at the time of his death.

On page 6 of the 1910 census for District 107 (Magisterial District No. 8) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910), Marion Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #29, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 9 years, and he's 56 years old. Also listed are Jane (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 9 years, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 23), Elza (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Delpha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Ela [Eva] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5 months).

On page 1 of the 1920 census for District 133 (Morgan Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 2, 1920), Frank M. Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #3, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 65 years old. Also listed are Jane (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 33), Elza (son, born in Ohio, age 18), Nola (daughter, born in Ohio, age 14), Eva (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10), Woodford (son, born in Ohio, age 6), and Gilda (daughter, born in Ohio, age 1 year 4 months).

On page 8 of the 1930 census for District 73-13 (Morgan Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 11, 1930), Elza Jenkins is listed as the head of the household for house #76, he's a truck driver, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 18, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Goldia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 27), Madgie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10), Maxie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 9), Gladys (daughter, born in Ohio, age 8), Dellie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 6), Sylvia (daughter, born in Ohio, age 5), and William E. (son, born in Ohio, age 1 year 5 months).

On page 8 of the 1940 census for District 73-10 (Morgan) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 6, 1940), Howard Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #58, he's a laborer, born in Ohio, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 5th grade education, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Alice (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 4th grade education, age 23), Evalene (daughter, born in Ohio, age 5), Wanda (daughter, born in Ohio, age 3), Juanita (daughter, born in Ohio, age 1), and Elza Jenkins (lodger, separated, laborer for the W.P.A. road project, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 38).

    The children of GOLDIE PHIPPS and ELZA JENKINS are:

    1. MADGE JENKINS, b. 1920, Ohio.
    2. MAXIE JENKINS, b. 1921, Ohio.
    3. GLADYS JENKINS, b. 1922, Ohio.
    4. DELLIE JENKINS, b. 1924, Ohio.
    5. SYLVIA JENKINS, b. 1925, Ohio.
    6. WILLIAM E. JENKINS, b. 1928, Ohio.







OLIVER "OLLIE" MONTGOMERY, son of LEE MONTGOMERY and MARGARET MONTGOMERY, was born October 10, 1890 in Brownlow, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died June 4, 1969 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, and is buried in Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married DENNIE MONTGOMERY, daughter of CHARLES MONTGOMERY and LOUDEMA BLANTON, March 28, 1907 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She was born September 15, 1893 in Kentucky, died October 29, 1966, and is buried in Head of Coon Creek Cemetery in Coon Creek, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Oliver Montgomery's sister, Hester, married Dennie Montgomery's brother, Harkless. Dennie Montgomery was also the sister of Mary Ann Montgomery and Harkins Montgomery.

Loudema Blanton was the sister of Francis Marion Blanton and Jasper Blanton.

According to his death certificate, Charlie Montgomery died February 1, 1944 in Plutarch, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from arterioscleritic heart disease. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as May 30, 1864, his marital status as widowed, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Marion Montgomery (b. Kentucky) and Larinda Risner (b. Kentucky), the informant as Harkless Montgomery of Plutarch, and the burial place as Plutarch.

According to her death certificate, Loudema Blanton Montgomery died October 8, 1942 in Plutarch, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from hypertensive heart disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, her birth date as April 19, 1862, her marital status as married, her occupation as midwife, her parents as Matney Blanton [Madison F. Blanton] (b. Magoffin County) and Elsie Blanton [Alcey Blanton] (b. Magoffin County), the informant as Charlie Blanton of Plutarch, and the burial place as Plutarch.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Ollie Montgomery married Dennie Montgomery on March 28, 1907 in Magoffin County at the home of Charles Montgomery. The witnesses were A. C. Howard and Charley Helton, and the minister was William Jenkins.

When Ollie Montgomery's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Brownlow, Kentucky, that he was married and had 4 children, and that he was born October 10, 1890 in Brownlow. He was found to be tall and slender, and he had brown eyes and black hair.

When Ollie Montgomery's World War II draft registration card was filled out on June 7, 1943 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was living in Plutarch, Magoffin County, that the person who would always know his address was Mrs. Dennie Montgomery of Plutarch, and that he was born October 10, 1890 in Magoffin County. He was found to be 5 feet 6 inches tall, he weighed 170 pounds, and he had blue eyes, gray hair, and a ruddy complexion.

Information found on findagrave.com and photos of their headstones (photo 2) shows that Ollie Montgomery lived from October 10, 1890 to June 4 1969, and was buried in Howard Cemetery in Bloomington, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and that Dennie Montgomery lived from September 15, 1893 to October 29, 1966, and was buried in the same cemetery. This cemetery is also known as Head of Coon Creek Cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ollie Montgomery was born October 10, 1890, and died in June of 1969. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Ollie Montgomery was born about 1891, and died June 4, 1969 in Mt. Carmel Medical Center in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 78. He was widowed and living in Pike County at the time of his death.

On page 18 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 12, 1900), Charles Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #153, he's a farmer, born in May of 1865 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Loudemmy (wife, born in April of 1862 in Kentucky, father born in Tennessee, mother born in East Virginia, married for 17 years, she's given birth to 8 children and 6 are still living, age 38), and Mary A. (daughter, born in April of 1885 in Kentucky, age 15), Harkless (son, born in April of 1888 in Kentucky, age 12), Denny (daughter, born in September of 1893 in Kentucky, age 6), Harkens (son, born in July of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), Vennie (daughter, born in May of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2), John Blanton (nephew, born in August of 1895 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4), Mc Donal Blanton (nephew, born in April of 1890 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), and Marion Montgomery (father, widowed, not working, born in June of 1837 in Kentucky, father born in East Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 63).

On page 5 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910), Olie Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #41, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 3 years, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Dinnie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 17), Ishmal (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 3 months), and Harkless Montgomery (brother-in-law, single, servant for a private family, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23).

On page 17 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 12, 1920), Oliver Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #150, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Dennie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11), Ishmael (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Kesler (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Castle (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Mersie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5 years 10 months), and Melda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 11 months). They are living next to Oliver's brother, Kindle.

On page 5 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1930), Ollie Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #35, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 15, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Dennie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 13, age 36), Kessler (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Castle (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Merzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Meldie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Pard (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Felcie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Nanna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Cuzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 0 months), and Ocial (son, born in Kentucky, age 10 months).

On page 2 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 2, 1940), Ollie Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #11, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Dennie (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 46), Kessler (son, single, farm helper, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 7th grade education, age 28), and Pard (son, born in Kentucky, age 18).

    The children of OLLIE MONTGOMERY and DENNIE MONTGOMERY are:

    1. ISHMAEL MONTGOMERY, b. December 22, 1909, Kentucky, d. March 14, 1982, Ross County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, met (1) EARTHA MAY MONTGOMERY, m. (2) ZULA MONTGOMERY, m. (3) MAY (unknown last name), m. (4) EVA HOWARD.
    2. KESSLER MONTGOMERY, b. May 15, 1911, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Kesler Montgomery was born May 15, 1911 in Magoffin County to Dennie Montgomery.
    3. CASSELL MONTGOMERY, b. July 24, 1913, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. May 25, 1984, Pike County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Kesler Montgomery was born July 24, 1913 in Magoffin County to Denie Montgomery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Cassell Montgomery was born July 24, 1913, and died in May of 1984. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Waverly, Pike County, Kentucky.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Cassell Montgomery was born about 1914 in Kentucky, and died May 25, 1984 in Pike County Hospital Med Center in Pike County at the age of 70. He was married and living in Pike County at the time of his death.
    4. MIRZIE MONTGOMERY, b. December 17, 1915, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. March 13, 2008, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. LESTER BLAIR
    5. MARGARET MELDA "MELDA" MONTGOMERY, b. November 23, 1918, Ever, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. October 23, 1918, m. (unknown first name) WARD.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Margrett Montgomery was born November 23, 1918 in Magoffin County to Dinie Montgomery.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Melda Montgomery Ward was born November 23, 1918 in Ever, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died October 23, 1918. Her name was listed as Melda Montgomery Ward in July of 1966, and her parents are listed as Ollie Montgomery and Dennie Montgomery.
    6. ACKON PARD "PARD" MONTGOMERY, b. March 8, 1921, Magoffin County, Kentucky, June 21, 1987, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, m. (unknown).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ackon Montgomery was born March 8, 1921 in Magoffin County to Dinie Montgomery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Pard Montgomery was born March 8, 1921, and died in June of 1987. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Pard Montgomery was born about 1921 in Kentucky, and died June 21, 1987 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 66. He was married and living in Pike County at the time of his death.
    7. FELCIE MONTGOMERY, b. December 18, 1922, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WARD.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Felcie Montgomery was born December 18, 1922 in Magoffin County to Dennie Montgomery.
    8. NANNIE MONTGOMERY, b. January 18, 1925, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) CARTER.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Nannie Montgomery II was born January 18, 1925 in Magoffin County to Dennia Montgomery.
    9. COUSIE MONTGOMERY, b. 1927, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WARD.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Causie Montgomery was born in 1927 in Magoffin County to Dixie Montgomery.
    10. OSHEL MONTGOMERY, b. May 30, 1929, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. May 1, 2009, Piketon, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. LUCY RUSSELL, January 10, 1947. She d. January 2, 2002.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ishel Montgomery was born May 30, 1930 in Magoffin County to Dinnie Montgomery.
      According to his obituary found on findagrave.com, Oshel Montgomery (age 79), son of the late Ollie Montgomery and Dennie Montgomery, was a retired construction worker. He was born May 30, 1929 in Salyersville, Kentucky, died May 1, 2009 at home in Piketon, Ohio, and was buried in Mt. Latham Cemetery in Waverly, Ohio. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lucy Russell Montgomery, on January 2, 2002. They were married on January 10, 1947. He was also preceded in death by 2 sons, Robert Montgomery and Ollie Montgomery; 4 brothers, Ishmael Montgomery, Pard Montgomery, Cassel Montgomery, and Kessler Montgomery; 3 sisters, Melda Ward, Merzie Blair, and Felcie Ward; and 1 grandson, William Bradley Montgomery. He was survived by 1 son, Everett Ray Montgomery (of Piketon); 1 daughter, Lois (Ernie) Pinkerton (Forest City, North Carolina); 1 daughter-in-law, Juanita Jean Montgomery; 2 sisters, Cousie Ward (Piketon) and Nannie Carter (Waverly); 7 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.







CHESTER MONTGOMERY, son of LEE MONTGOMERY and MARGARET MONTGOMERY, was born September 1, 1894 in Brownlow, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died July 17, 1981 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, and is buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio. He married MINTA PHIPPS, daughter of MOSES PHIPPS and LOUISE RUSSELL, about 1912. She was born October 22, 1895 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died June 23, 1967 in Pike County, Ohio, and is buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio.

Notes: Minta Phipps was the sister of Bruce Phipps.

Louise Russell was the sister of Mary A. Russell.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Moses Phipps married Louisa Russell on March 22, 1883 in Magoffin County at the home of Robert Russell. The witnesses were Jasper Jenkins and Moses Howard, and the minister was I. C. Howard.

According to her death certificate, Louise Russell Phipps died November 18, 1952 in Ashlan, Boyd County Kentucky, from "Pneumonia/Bronchial/Measles." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, her birth date as October 18, 1869, her marital status as widowed, her parents as Robert Russell and Lyle Risner [Delilah Risner], the informant as Ron Phipps, and the burial place as the family cemetery in Magoffin County.

When Chester Montgomery's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Brownlow, Kentucky, that he was married and had 2 children, and that he was born September 1, 1894 in Brownlow. He was found to be tall and stout, and he had brown eyes and black hair.

When Chester Montgomery's World War II draft registration card was filled out in [1942] Flat Fork, Kentucky, he stated that he was self-employed in Whitesburg, Letcher County, Kentucky, that the person who would always know his address was Minta Montgomery of Whitesburg, and that he was born September 1, 1895 in Kentucky. He was found to be 6 feet tall, he weighed 225 pounds, and he had brown eyes, black hair, and a ruddy complexion.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Chester Montgomery lived from September 1, 1894 to July 17, 1981, and was buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio, and that Minta Montgomery lived from October 22, 1895 to June 23, 1967, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Chester Montgomery was born September 1, 1894, and died in July of 1981. He received his Social Security card in 1952-1953 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Chester Montgomery was born about 1895 in Kentucky, and died July 17, 1981 in G-RMH Grant Campus in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 86. He was widowed and living in Pike County at the time of his death.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Minta Montgomery was born about 1896, and died June 23, 1967 in Pike County at the age of 71. She was married and living in Pike County at the time of her death.

On page 21 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 13, 1900), Moses Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #179, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, birth date and age unknown, and he's married for 17 years. Also listed are Louesa (wife, born in October of 1867 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, she's given birth to 7 children and all are still living, age 32), Bruce (son, born in August of 1886 in Kentucky, age 13), Minie (daughter born in November of 1889 in Kentucky, age 10), Warney (son, born in January of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Green (son, born in October of 1891 in Kentucky, age 8), Oney (daughter, born in August of 1897 in Kentucky, age 2), Robbert (son, born in July of 1899 in Kentucky, age 11 months), and Ashford Montgomery (boarder, farm laborer, born in January of 1882 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17).

On pages 2 & 3 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1910), Mose Phipps is listed as the head of the household for family #17, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 26 years, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Louise (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 11 children and all are still living, age 38)), Warnie (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Mintie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Ona (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Sid (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Gold (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Bird (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Sada (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Dora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8 months), and Mauda Phipps (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 70).

On page 17 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 12, 1920), Chester Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #144, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Minta (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 24), Cloma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Homa (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 2 months), and Cecil (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 2 months [hard to read]).

On pages 5 & 6 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 4 & 5, 1930), Chester Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #36, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 17, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Minta (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 34), Homa (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Cecil (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Decie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Lee H. (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Louesa (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 6 months).

On page 6 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1940), Chester Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #35, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Mintie (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 44), Hetsel L. (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Louease (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), and Magleen (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5).

    The children of CHESTER MONTGOMERY and MINTA PHIPPS are:

    1. CLOMA MONTGOMERY, b. January 5, 1913, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. February 20, 1993, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, m. JOHN LANGLEY "LANGLEY" COFFEE.
    2. HANNA MONTGOMERY, b. October 15, 1915, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hanna Montgomery was born October 15, 1915 in Magoffin County to Mint Phipps.
    3. LAHOMA MONTGOMERY, b. October 13, 1916, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lahoma Montgomery was born October 13, 1916 in Magoffin County to Minta Phipps.
    4. CECIL MONTGOMERY, b. January 31, 1918, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. November 1, 2002.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Cecil Montgomery was born January 30, 1918 in Magoffin County to Minta Phips.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Cecil Montgomery was born January 31, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died November 1, 2002. His parents are listed as Chester Montgomery and Minta Phipps.
    5. DECIE MONTGOMERY, b. September 2, 1920, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. December 22, 2011, Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) HOWARD.
      Notes: According to her obituary found on findagrave.com, Decie Montgomery Howard (age 91), daughter of the late Chester and Minta Phipps Montgomery, was a resident of Waverly, Ohio. She was born September 2, 1920 in Salyersville, Kentucky, died December 22, 2011 in Traditions at Bristol Village in Waverly, and was buried in Evergreen Union Cemetery in Waverly. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Lee Montgomery and Cecil Montgomery; and 3 sisters, Louise Howard, Cloma Coffee, and Lahoma Montgomery. She was survived by 3 children; 1 sister (of Cincinnati, Ohio); 5 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.
    6. CASSIE MONTGOMERY, b. December 22, 1922, Kentucky, d. December 31, 1922, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Cassie Montgomery was born December 23, 1922 in Magoffin County to Mont Phipps.
      According to her death certificate, Casie Montgomery died December 31, 1922 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from unknown causes. Also on this certificate, her birth date is listed as December 22, 1922, her parents as Chester Montgomery (b. Magoffin County) and Mintie Phipps (b. Magoffin County), the informant as Chester Montgomery of Ever, Kentucky, and that burial place as Gillam Cemetery.
    7. LEE HETSEL MONTGOMERY, b. January 25, 1925, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lee H. Montgomery was born January 25, 1925 in Magoffin County to Minta Phipps.
    8. LOUISE MONTGOMERY, b. 1927, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) HOWARD.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Loura Montgomery was born in Magoffin County to Mint Phipps.
    9. FRANK MONTGOMERY, b. February 6, 1932, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. February 6, 1932, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Frank Montgomery was born February 6, 1932 in Magoffin County to Minta Phepps.
      According to his death certificate, Frank Montgomery was still born in February 6, 1932 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky. Also on this certificate, his parents are listed as Chester Montgomery (b. Kentucky) and Mint Phipps (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Russell Burton of Plutarch, Kentucky.
    10. MARY MAGDALENE MONTGOMERY, b. 1934, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mary M. Montgomery was born in Magoffin County to Minta Phipps.







CLOMA MONTGOMERY, daughter of CHESTER MONTGOMERY and MINTA PHIPPS, was born January 5, 1913 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died February 20, 1993 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. She married JOHN LANGLEY "LANGLEY" COFFEE, son of BRUCE COFFEE and CATHERINE TACKETT, about 1928. He was born January 13, 1912 in Kentucky, and died July 12, 1986 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.

Notes: Langley Coffee was the brother of Onie Coffee and Leora Coffee.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Cloma Montgomery was born January 5, 1913 in Magoffin County to Mint Phipps.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, John L. Coffee was born January 13, 1912 in Magoffin County to Catherine Tackett.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Cloma Coffee was born January 5, 1913, and died February 20, 1993. She received her Social Security card in 1954-1955 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Cloma Montgomery Coffee was born January 5, 1913 in Kentucky, and died February 20, 1993 in Mt. Carmel Hospital-East in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 80. Her father's surname is listed as Montgomery, her mother's maiden name as Phipps, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, John Coffee was born January 13, 1912, and died in July of 1986. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, John L. Coffee was born about 1911 in Kentucky, and died July 12, 1986 in Mt. Carmel Hospital-East in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 75. He was married and living in Columbus at the time of his death.

On page 14 of the 1920 census for District 73 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 26, 1920), Bruce Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #124, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Katherine (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 41), Ona (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Leora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Junie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Iris (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Langley (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Cassie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Roy (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 8 months).

On page 6 of the 1930 census for District 77-6 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 8, 1930), Langley Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #45, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 16, and he's 17 years old. Also listed are Cloma (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 16), and Mildred (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6 months).

On page 54 of the 1940 census for District 13-2 in Breathitt County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1940), Langley Coffee is listed as the head of the household for house #185, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 27 years old. Also listed is Cloma (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 27).

    The children of CLOMA MONTGOMERY and LANGLEY COFFEE are:

    1. MILDRED A. COFFEE, b. October 8, 1929, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mildred A. Coffee was born October 8, 1929 in Magoffin County to Cloma Montgomery.
    2. CAROLINE COFFEE, b. 1931, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Caroline Coffee was born in 1931 in Magoffin County to Cloma Montgomery.
    3. HELEN COFFEE, b. 1934, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Helen Coffee was born in 1934 in Magoffin County to Clama Montgomery.
    4. GLADYS COFFEE, b. 1936, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gladys Coffee was born in 1936 in Magoffin County to [no first name listed] Montgomery.
    5. WILMA R. COFFEE, b. 1938, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Wilma R. Coffee was born in 1938 in Magoffin County to Cloma Montgomery.
    6. CHARLES E. COFFEE, b. 1940, Breathitt County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Charles E. Coffee was born in 1940 in Breathitt County to Cloma Montgomery.
    7. VELMA L. COFFEE, b. 1943, Harlan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Velma L. Coffee was born in 1943 in Harlan County to Cloma Montgomery.
    8. JAMES H. COFFEE, b. 1945, Harlan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, James H. Coffee was born in 1945 in Harlan County to Cloma Montgomery.
    9. DONNIE G. COFFEE, b. 1949, Harlan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Donnie G. Coffee was born in 1949 in Harlan County to Cloma Montgomery.







HESTER MONTGOMERY, daughter of LEE MONTGOMERY and MARGARET MONTGOMERY, was born October 3, 1896 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died November 1, 1976 in Pike County, Ohio, and is buried in Gardner Cemetery in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio. She married HARKLESS MONTGOMERY, son of CHARLES MONTGOMERY and LOUDEMA BLANTON, about 1910. He was born April 18, 1888 in Tella, Montgomery County, Kentucky, died November 10, 1972 in Pike County, Ohio, and is buried in Gardner Cemetery in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio.

Notes: Hester Montgomery's brother, Oliver, married Harkless Montgomery's sister, Dennie. Harkless Montgomery was also the brother of Mary Ann Montgomery and Harkins Montgomery.

When Harkless Montgomery's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Tella, Kentucky, that he was married and had 4 children, and that he was born April 18, 1888 in Tella. He was found to be tall and stout, and he had brown eyes and dark brown hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Hester Montgomery lived from October 3, 1891 to November 1, 1976, and was buried in Gardner Cemetery in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, and that Harkless Montgomery lived from April 18, 1888 to November 10, 1972, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Hester Montgomery was born about 1897, and died November 1, 1976 at home in Pike County at the age of 79. She was widowed at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Harkless Montgomery was born April 18, 1899, and died November 15, 1972. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Peebles, Adams County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Harkles Montgomery was born about 1888, and died November 10, 1972 at home in Pike County at the age of 84. He was married at the time of his death.

On page 18 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 12, 1900), Charles Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #153, he's a farmer, born in May of 1865 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Loudemmy (wife, born in April of 1862 in Kentucky, father born in Tennessee, mother born in East Virginia, married for 17 years, she's given birth to 8 children and 6 are still living, age 38), Mary A. (daughter, born in April of 1885 in Kentucky, age 15), Harkless (son, born in April of 1888 in Kentucky, age 12), Denny (daughter, born in September of 1893 in Kentucky, age 6), Harkens (son, born in July of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), Vennie (daughter, born in May of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2), John Blanton (nephew, born in August of 1895 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4), Mc Donal Blanton (nephew, born in April of 1890 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), and Marion Montgomery (father, widowed, not working, born in June of 1837 in Kentucky, father born in East Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 63).

On page 5 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910), Olie Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #41, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 3 years, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Dinnie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 17), Ishmal (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 3 months), and Harkless Montgomery (brother-in-law, single, servant for a private family, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23).

On page 23 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 16, 1920), Harklis Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #193, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Hester (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21), Russell (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Peachie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Roman (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Hezekiah (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 8 months [hard to read]).

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), Harkles Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #17, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 41 years old. Also listed are Hester (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 35), Russell (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Peachie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Roman L. (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Ted (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Hager (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Rhoucasasaw (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Esaw (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 1 month), and Sam (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 7 months).

On page 3 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1940), Harkless Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #13, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 53 years old. Also listed are Hester (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 43), Ted (son, single, farmer, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 23), Hager (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Rhoucas (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Esaw (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Sam (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Ollie (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Mat (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Allie F. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months). They are living next to son Roman.

    The children of HESTER MONTGOMERY and HARKLESS MONTGOMERY are:

    1. RUSSELL MONTGOMERY, b. January 25, 1912, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 1, 1959, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. DRUSIE MONTGOMERY, daughter of GREENVILLE MONTGOMERY and MARY ELLEN HOWARD.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ross Montgomery was born January 25, 1912 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      Information found on findagrave.com and photos of their headstones (photo 2) shows that Russell Montgomery lived from January 20, 1912 to June 1, 1959, and was buried in Gardner Cemetery in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, and that Drusie Montgomery lived from April 12, 1922 to November 17, 2003, and was buried in the same cemetery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Russell Montgomery was born January 20, 1912, and died in June of 1959. He received his Social Security card in 1951-1952.
    2. PEACHIE MONTGOMERY, b. September 1, 1913, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. December 14, 2006, m. (unknown first name) RIGSBY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Peache Montgomery was born September 1, 1913 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Peachie Montgomery Rigsby was born August 29, 1913 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died December 14, 2006. Her name was listed as Peachie Montgomery Rigsby in March of 1966, and her parents are listed as Hester Montgomery and Harkless Montgomery.
    3. ROMAN L. MONTGOMERY, b. April 25, 1915, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. LOLA (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Roman L. Montgomery was born April 25, 1915 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
    4. HOMER HEZEKIAH TED "TED" MONTGOMERY, b. February 28, 1917, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. December 30, 1979, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Homer Montgomery was born February 28, 1917 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ted Montgomery was born February 29, 1918, and died in December of 1979. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ted Montgomery died December 30, 1979 in Magoffin County at the age of 63. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.
    5. HOMA MONTGOMERY, b. October 12, 1918, Tella, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. October 13, 1918, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Homa Montgomery was born October 12, 1918 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to her death certificate, Homa Montgomery died October 13, 1918 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Cold." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Tella, Kentucky, her birth date as October 12, 1918, her parents as Harkless Montgomery (b. Tella) and Hester Montgomery (b. Magoffin County), the informant as Ollie Montgomery of Wheelersburg, Kentucky, and the burial place as Gillam Graveyard.
    6. CLOVIE MONTGOMERY, b. April 28, 1920, Kentucky, d. June 28, 1921, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Clara Montgomery was born March 1, 1920 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to her death certificate, Clovie Montgomery died June 28, 1921 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Stomach trouble." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as April 28, 1920, her parents as Harkless Montgomery (b. Kentucky) and Hester Montgomery (b. Kentucky), the informant as Arlen Phipps of Tella, Kentucky, and the burial place as Gillam Graveyard.
    7. HAGER MONTGOMERY, b. December 1, 1921, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. April 17, 2015, Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hager Montgomery was born December 2, 1921 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to his obituary found on findagrave.com, Hager Montgomery (age 93), son of the late Harkless and Hester Cole Montgomery [?], was a retired farmer, and a resident of Latham, Ohio, at the time of his death. He was born December 1, 1921 in Salyersville, Kentucky, died April 17, 2015 in Adena Pike Medical Center in Waverly, Ohio, and was buried in Gardner Cemetery in Waverly. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 6 brothers, Matt Montgomery, Ted Montgomery, Roman Montgomery, Russell Montgomery, Esaw Montgomery, and Rousaw Montgomery; and 4 sisters, Peachie Rigsby, Faye Hicks, and 2 infants. He was survived by 2 brothers, Sam (Henrietta) Montgomery (of Clyde, Ohio) and Ollie (Evelyn) Montgomery (Latham).
    8. ROUSAW MONTGOMERY, b. December 23, 1923, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. July 24, 2012, Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. VERSIE MARIE (unknown last name), October 29, 1943. She d. June 4, 2007.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Rousaw Montgomery was born December 23, 1923 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to his obituary found on findagrave.com, Rousaw Montgomery (age 88), son of the late Harkless and Hester Cole Montgomery [?], was a retired farmer, and a resident of Waverly, Ohio, at the time of his death. He was born December 23, 1923 in Salyersville, Kentucky, died July 24 2012 in Pike Community Hospital in Waverly, and was buried in Mt. Latham Cemetery in Waverly. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Versie Marie Montgomery on June 4, 2007. They were married October 29, 1943. He was also preceded in death by 1 daughter, Carma Jean Tagliaferro; 5 brothers, Matt Montgomery, Ted Montgomery, Roman Montgomery, Russell Montgomery, and Esaw Montgomery; and 2 sisters, Faye Hicks and Peachie Rigsby.
    9. ESAW MONTGOMERY, b. February 22, 1926, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. September 16, 2011, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. FLOSSIE (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Esaw Montgomery was born February 22, 1926 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to his obituary found on findagrave.com, Esaw Montgomery (age 85), son of the late Harkless L. and Hester Cole Montgomery [?], was a retired dairy farmer, and a resident of Piketon, Ohio, at the time of his death. He was born February 22, 1926 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died September 16, 2011 in Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and was buried in Gardner Cemetery in Waverly, Ohio. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 daughter, Wanda Carrico; 4 grandsons, Darrick Legg, Brian Carrico, Charles Carrico, and Keith Carrico; 1 daughter-in-law, Rhonda Montgomery; 4 brothers, Matt Montgomery, Ted Montgomery, Roman Montgomery, and Russell Montgomery; and 2 sisters, Faye Hicks and Peachie Rigsby. He was survived by his wife, Flossie Montgomery; 3 sons, Danny Ray Montgomery (of Piketon), Dale (Elizabeth) Montgomery (Piketon), and Jeff (Annette) Montgomery (Waverly); 5 daughters, Shirley (Charles) Bair (Waverly), Betty (Douglas) Leeth (Piketon), Linda (Barry) Valentine (Waverly), Leasha Pendleton (Piketon), and Melissa Holdren (Piketon); 4 brothers, Rousaw Montgomery (Waverly), Hagar Montgomery (Latham, Ohio), Sam (Henrietta) Montgomery (Clyde, Ohio), and Ollie (Evelyn) Montgomery (Latham); 22 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-granddaughter.
    10. SAMUEL MONTGOMERY, b. 1928, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. HENRIETTA (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Samuel Montgomery was born in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
    11. OLLIE MONTGOMERY, b. 1931, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. EVELYN (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ollie Montgomery was born in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
    12. GORA MATT "MATT" MONTGOMERY, b. March 27, 1933, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gora M. Montgomery was born March 27, 1933 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
    13. ALICE FAYE "FAYE" MONTGOMERY, b. April 27, 1938, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. October 6, 2005, Piqua, Miami County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) HICKS
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alice Faye Montgomery was born April 27, 1938 in Magoffin County to Hester Montgomery.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Alice Faye Montgomery Hicks was born April 27, 1938, and died October 6, 2005 in a private residence at the age of 67. Her father's surname is listed as Montgomery, her mother's maiden name as Montgomery, and she was widowed and living in Piqua, Miami County, at the time of her death.







GOLDIE MONTGOMERY, daughter of MENIFEE MONTGOMERY and IRENA "RENA" RIGSBY, was born June 19, 1912 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died June 20, 1984 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married (1) RUSSELL JEFFERSON BURTON, son of MARGARET MONTGOMERY and THOMAS J. BURTON, about 1928. He was born November 25, 1909 in Kentucky, died January 28, 1982 in Pike County, Ohio, and is buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio. She married (2) EMMANUEL "MANUEL" BORDERS, son of SAMUEL BRACKEN "BRACK" BORDERS and RHODA ELLEN ADAMS. He was born January 15, 1909 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died August 27, 1989 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky. Russell Burton married (2) ETHEL MAE COMBS, daughter of JACK COMBS and ELIZABETH TERRY. She was born April 18, 1918 in Tina, Knott County, Kentucky, died February 24, 1996 in Pike County, Ohio, and is buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio.

Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Golda Montgomery was born June 19, 1912 in Magoffin County to Rena Rigsby.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ethel Combs was born April 18, 1918 in Knott County to Elizbeth Terry [sic].

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and a photo of their headstone shows that Goldie Montgomery Borders lived from June 19, 1912 to June 20, 1984, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and that Manuel Borders lived from January 15, 1909 to August 27, 1989, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to her obituary, Goldie Montgomery Borders (age 72), daughter of Minifee and Rennie Rigsby Montgomery, was a retired cook for Mayo Vocational-Technical School, and a resident of Paintsville, Kentucky, at the time of her death. She was born June 19, 1912 in Magoffin County, died June 20, 1984 in Hall Regional Medical Center, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. She was survived by her husband, Manuel Borders; 3 sons, Earl Burton (of Waverly, Ohio), Bascom Borders (Westland, Michigan), and Basil Borders (Lake Bluff, Illinois); 4 daughters, Edna Johnson (Paintsville), Wilma Meade (Mt. Sterling), Betty Gullett (Nicholasville), and Mary Coleman (Columbus, Ohio); 2 brothers, Herman Montgomery (Waverly) and Thurman Montgomery (Oil Springs); and 2 sisters, Dorothy Williams (Paintsville) and Flaria Lyons (Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Goldie Borders was born June 19, 1912, and died in June of 1984. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to his obituary, Manuel Borders (age 80), son of Bracken and Rhoda Adams Borders, was retired from Williams Grocery Company. He was born January 15, 1909 in Magoffin County, died in August of 1989, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Golda Montgomery Borders, in 1984. He was survived by 3 sons, Earl Borders [sic] (of Waverly, Ohio), Bascom Borders (Westland, Michigan), and Basil Borders (Lake Bluff, Illinois); 4 daughters, Edna Johnson (Pikeville), Wilma Meade (Mt. Sterling), Betty Gullett (Lexington), and Mary Coleman (Columbus, Ohio); 2 brothers, Bascom Borders (Cyrus) and Dixon Borders (Salyersville); 25 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Manuel Borders died August 27, 1989 in Johnson County at the age of 80. He was living in Johnson County at the time of his death.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Russell J. Burton lived from 1909 to 1982, and was buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio, and that Ethel Combs Burton lived from April 18, 1918 to February 24, 1996, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Russell Burton was born November 25, 1909, and died in January of 1982. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Russell J. Burton was born about 1910 in Kentucky, and died January 28, 1982 at home in Pike County at the age of 72. He was married at the time of his death.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Ethel Mae Combs Burton Hay was born April 18, 1918 in Tina, Knott County, Kentucky, and died in February of 1996. Her name was listed as Ethel Combs in January of 1938, as Ethel Mae Burton in January of 1972, as Ethel Burton Hay on August 29, 1995, and her parents are listed as Jack Combs and Elizabeth Terry.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Ethel Combs Hay was born April 18, 1918 in Kentucky, and died February 24, 1996 in Pike County Hospital Med Center in Pike County at the age of 77. Her father's surname is listed as Combs, her mother's maiden name as Terry, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

On page 39 of the 1920 census for District 48 (Hindman) in Knott County, Kentucky (dated January 30, 1920), Jack Combs is listed as the head of the household for house #325, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Betty (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 35), Gobel (son, born in Kentucky, age 20), Polly (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), Faris (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Cora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Aster (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Arthur (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Ethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 9 months).

On page 6 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 5, 1930), Russell Burton is listed as the head of the household for house #40, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 19, and he's 21 years old. Also listed are Goldie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 17), and Earl (son, born in Kentucky, age 11 months).

On page 7 of the 1930 census for District 77-5 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 8, 1930), Manuel Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #62, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 20, and he's 22 years old. Also listed is Margie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 18). They are living next to Manuel's brother, Dixon.

On page 24 of the 1930 census for District 60-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Knott County, Kentucky (dated April 17, 1930), Joseph "Big" Everidge is listed as the head of the household for family #191, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 39, and he's 51 years old. Also listed are Bida (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 38, age 50), and Ethel Combs (adopted daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12). Ethel's siblings are found living with their sister Polly.

On page 11 of the 1940 census for District 77-5 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1940), Manuel Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #83, he's the proprieter of a retail grocery store, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Goldie (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 27), Betty Jo (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Bascom (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Magaline (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Bacil (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Wilma Justine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6 months).

On page 9 of the 1940 census for District 58-1B (Paintsville) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 6, 1940), Russell Burton is listed as the head of the household for house #89, he's the manager of a retail clothing store, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Magoffin County in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Ethel (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Knott County, Kentucky, in 1935, she has a 7th grade education, age 21), Russell Jr. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 months), and Bessie Combs (sister-in-law, single, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Knott County in 1935, 6th grade education, age 16).

    The child of GOLDIE MONTGOMERY and RUSSELL BURTON is:

    1. THOMAS EARL "EARL" BURTON, b. May 7, 1929, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. February 23, 2000.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Thomas E. Burton was born May 7, 1929 in Magoffin County to Golda Montgomery.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Earl Burton was born May 7, 1929 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died February 23, 2000. His parents are listed as Goldie Montgomery and Russell Burton.

    The children of MANUEL BORDERS and MARJORIE HOWARD are:

    1. BETTY JO BORDERS, b. April 8, 1930, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. September 26, 2014, Brooksville, Hernando County, Florida, buried in Johnson County, Kentucky, m. ANDREW JACKSON GULLETT. He d. February 12, 1996.
      Notes: According to her obituary, Betty Jo Borders Gullett, daughter of the late Manuel and Margie Howard Borders, was a resident of Spring Hill, Florida, at the time of her death. She was born April 8, 1930 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died September 26, 2014 in Heron Pointe Health and Rehab, following an extended illness, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Kentucky. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Jackson Gullett, on February 12, 1996. She was survived by 2 sons, Gerald Roger (Mary) Gullett (of Warne-Robins, Georgia) and Randy Neil (Brenda) Gullett (Spring Hill, Florida); 2 brothers, Bascom "Bub" (Lou) Borders (Ocala, Florida) and Basil (Ellie) Borders (Chicago, Illinois); 2 sisters, Mary (Norman) Coleman (Columbus, Ohio) and Edna Johnson (Pikeville, Kentucky); 5 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    2. BASCOM "BUB" BORDERS, b. 1931, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. LOU (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Bascom Borders was born in 1931 in Magoffin County to Marjorie Howard.
    3. MARY MAGALINE BORDERS, b. 1933, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. NORMAN COLEMAN.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mary M. Borders was born in 1933 in Magoffin County to Madgie Howard.
    4. BASIL BORDERS, b. 1936, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ELLIE (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Basil Borders was born in 1936 in Magoffin County to Margie Howard.

    The children of GOLDIE MONTGOMERY and MANUEL BORDERS are:

    1. WILMA JUSTINE BORDERS, b. October 15, 1939, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. December 11, 2004, Mt. Sterling, Montgomery County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. BOB MEADE.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Wilma J. Borders was born October 15, 1939 in Magoffin County to Goldie Montgomery.
      According to her obituary, Wilma Borders Meade (age 65), daughter of the late Manuel and Goldia Montgomery Borders, was born October 15, 1939 in Magoffin County, died December 11, 2004 at home in Mt. Sterling, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1 brother, Earl Burton. She was survived by her husband, Bob Meade; 1 son, Darryl Anthony Meade (of Mt. Sterling); 1 daughter, Tammy Crutcher (Oldham County, Kentucky); 2 brothers, Basil Borders (Chicago, Illinois) and Bascom Borders (Ocala, Florida); 3 sisters, Betty Gullett (Florida), Edna Johnson (Pikeville, Kentucky), and Mary Coleman (Grove City, Ohio); and 3 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Wilma Justine Borders Meade was born October 15, 1939 in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died December 11, 2004. Her name was listed as Wilma Justine Borders in November of 1955, as Wilma Borders Meade in August of 1956, and her parents are listed as Goldia Montgomery and Manual Borders.
    2. EDNA BORDERS, m. (unknown first name) JOHNSON.

    The children of RUSSELL BURTON and ETHEL COMBS are:

    1. RUSSELL BURTON JR., b. 1940, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Russell Burton was born in Floyd County to Ethel Combs.
    2. JUNE CAROL BURTON, b. June 11, 1944, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. October 11, 2009, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, buried in Piketon, Pike County, Ohio, m. JAMES MARVIN RIGSBY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, June C. Burton was born June 11, 1944 in Johnson County to Ethel Combs.
      According to her obituary found on findagrave.com, June Carol Burton Rigsby (age 65), daughter of the late Russell Jefferson and Ethel Combs Burton, was a resident of Waverly, Ohio, at the time of her death. She was born June 11, 1944 in Paintsville, Kentucky, died October 11, 2009 in Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, and was buried in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, Ohio. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1 brother, Thomas Earl Burton; She was survived by her husband, James Marvin Rigsby, whom she married August 29, 1965; 1 son; 1 daughter; 3 brothers; 1 sister; and 4 grandchildren.
    3. RONALD C. BURTON, b. Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ronald C. Burton was born in Johnson County to Ethel Combs.







JAMES ALVA "ALVA" MONTGOMERY, son of FRANCIS J. "FRANKIE" CANTRELL and MILES MONTGOMERY, was born in October of 1864 in Kentucky, and died before 1910. He married VINETTA RISNER, daughter of ANDREW TRUMBO RISNER and LOUISA MONTGOMERY, April 10, 1883 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She was born in March of 1872 in Kentucky, and died January 18, 1970 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Vinetta Risner married (2) MACK DONAL BLANTON.

Notes: Andrew Trumbo Risner was the brother of William Risner.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, A. T. Risner was to marry Louisa Montgomery on March 22, 1862 with John J. Montgomery giving his consent. The witnesses were William A. Montgomery and Marion Montgomery.

According to his death certificate, Andrew T. Risner died May 17, 1911 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, his birth date as December 5, 1840, his marital status as widowed, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Arch Risner (b. Floyd County) and Nancy Howard (b. Morgan County), the informant as John W. Phipps of Brownlow, Kentucky, and the burial place as Montgomery Graveyard.

According to her death certificate, Louisa Montgomery Risner died March 18, 1911 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from chronic Bright's disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Virginia, her birth date as January 9, 1842, her marital status as married, her parents as John J. Montgomery (b. Virginia) and Lettie Howard (b. Virginia), the informant as A. T. Risner of Brownlow, Kentucky, and the burial place as Montgomery Graveyard.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, James Alva Montgomery married Vinette Risner on April 10, 1883 in Magoffin County at the home of Trumbo Risner. The witnesses were Milly Montgomery and Jamey Howard, and the minister was Jesse Howard.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Vinetta Blanton died January 18, 1970 in Johnson County at the age of 99. She was living in Magoffin County at the time of her death.

On page 8 of the 1880 census for District 64 (Precinct 2 - Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 15, 1880), A. T. Risner is listed as the head of the household for house #271, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Susia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 34), Rosette (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), John (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), and Viny (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 16 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 11, 1900), Alva Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #135, he's a farmer, born in October of 1864 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Vinetia (wife, born in March of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 28), Mary E. (daughter, born in May of 1884 in Kentucky, age 16), and Greenville (son, born in June of 1894 in Kentucky, age 5).

On page 7 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1910), Vinetia Montgomery is listed as the head of the household for house #58, she's widowed, a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, and she's 39 years old. Also listed are Greenvill (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), Andrew T. Montgomery (father, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 48 years, age 62), and Louesa (mother, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, 1st marriage, age 62).

On page 21 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 15, 1920), Macdonald Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #173, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Vinetta (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 49), and Willie (son, born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 4 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1930), Mack D. Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #30 [family #34], he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 17, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Vinetia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 12, age 56), Green Blanton (head of family #35, married, farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 19), and Rosy B. Blanton (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 18).

On page 4 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1940), Mock Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #18, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Vinetta (wife, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 69), and Mack Phipps (grandson, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, no formal education, age 16).

    The children of ALVA MONTGOMERY and VINETTA RISNER are:

    1. MARY ELLEN MONTGOMERY, b. May 1884, Kentucky, d. before 1935, m. BRUCE PHIPPS.
    2. GREENVILLE MONTGOMERY, b. June 20, 1895, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. March 8, 1986, Pike County, Ohio, buried in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, m. MARY ELIZABETH HOWARD.







MARY ELLEN MONTGOMERY, daughter of JAMES ALVA "ALVA" MONTGOMERY and VINETTA RISNER, was born in May of 1884 in Kentucky, and died before 1935. She married BRUCE PHIPPS, son of MOSES PHIPPS and LOUISE RUSSELL, about 1901. He was born August 15, 1887 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died September 22, 1970 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Bruce Phipps married (2) NAN (unknown last name).

Notes: Bruce Phipps was the brother of Minta Phipps.

When Bruce Phipps' World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer in Tella, Magoffin County, that his closest relative was Mary Phipps of Tella, and that he was born August 16, 1884. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had gray eyes and black hair.

When Bruce Phipps' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Leatha, Kentucky, that the person who would always know his addresss was Nan Phipps of Leatha, and that he was born August 16, 1886 in Magoffin County. He was found to be 5 feet 6 inches tall, he weighed 150 pounds, and he had brown eyes, gray hair, and a dark complexion.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Bruce Phipps was born August 15, 1887, and died in September of 1970. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Bruce Phipps died September 22, 1970 in Johnson County at the age of 83. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

On page 21 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 13, 1900), Moses Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #179, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, birth date and age unknown, and he's married for 17 years. Also listed are Louesa (wife, born in October of 1867 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 17 years, she's given birth to 7 children and all are still living, age 32), Bruce (son, born in August of 1886 in Kentucky, age 13), Minie (daughter born in November of 1889 in Kentucky, age 10), Warney (son, born in January of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Green (son, born in October of 1891 in Kentucky, age 8), Oney (daughter, born in August of 1897 in Kentucky, age 2), Robbert (son, born in July of 1899 in Kentucky, age 11 months), and Ashford Montgomery (boarder, farm laborer, born in January of 1882 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17).

On page 8 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1910), Bruce Phippes is listed as the head of the household for house #66, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 6 years, and he's 21 years old. Also listed are Mary E. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 23), Louesa (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Wana (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Monie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 2 months). Mary's widowed mother is in house #58.

On page 26 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 19, 1920), Bruce Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #221, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 37), Wana (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Mona (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Myrtie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Clearinda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 10 months), and Loula (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 10 months).

On page 8 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Bruce Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #63, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 15, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Mary E. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 48), Myrtle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Clerenda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Lula (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Dud (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), and Mack (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 13 of the 1940 census for District 77-4A in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 22, 1940), Bruce Phipps is listed as the head of the household for house #89, he's a common laborer for the W.P.A. road project, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 54 years old. Also listed is Nan (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 59).

On page 4 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1940), Mock Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #18, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Vinetta (wife, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 69), and Mack Phipps (grandson, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, no formal education, age 16).

    The children of MARY MONTGOMERY and BRUCE PHIPPS are:

    1. LOUISE PHIPPS, b. September 29, 1902, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 13, 1963, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. THOMAS "TOMMIE" PRATER.
    2. WONNIE PHIPPS, b. March 12, 1905, Brownlow, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. March 26, 1997, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM B. "WILLIE" HENSLEY.
    3. MONIE PHIPPS, b. 1909, Kentucky, d. February 4, 1989 in Johnson County, Kentucky, m. LESTER HOWARD.
    4. BOYD PHIPPS, b. March 2, 1911, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. December 2, 1914, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Boyd Phipps was born March 2, 1911 in Magoffin County to Mary Montgormary.
      According to his death certificate, Boyd Phipps died December 2, 1914 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, from diptheria. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as February 8, 1910, his parents as Bruce Phipps (b. Kentucky) and Mary E. Montgomery (b. Kentucky), the informant as McDonal Blanton, and the burial place as Gillam Graveyard.
    5. MYRTIE PHIPPS, b. August 31, 1913, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mortie Phipps was born August 31, 1913 in Magoffin County to Mary Montgomery.
    6. CLARINDA PHIPPS, b. January 17, 1916, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. March 24, 2006, Pike County, Ohio, m. (1) (unknown first name) HOWARD, m. (2) (unknown first name) MONTGOMERY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Clarinda Phipps was born January 17, 1916 in Magoffin County to Mary Montgomery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Clarinda Montgomery was born January 17, 1916, and died March 24, 2006. She received her Social Security card ini 1959-1960 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Waverly, Pike County, Ohio.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Clarinda Phipps Montgomery was born December 11, 1914, and died March 24, 2006 in a nursing home in Ohio at the age of 91. Her father's surname is listed as Phipps, her mother's maiden name as Montgomery, and she was widowed and a resident of Pike County at the time of her death.
    7. LULA PHIPPS, b. August 20, 1918, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lula Phips was born August 20, 1918 in Magoffin County to Mary Montgomery.
    8. DUD PHIPPS, b. 1920, Kentucky.
    9. MACK DONAL PHIPPS, b. December 12, 1923, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, McDanal Phipps was born December 12, 1923 in Magoffin County to Mary Montgomery.







LOUISE PHIPPS, daughter of MARY ELLEN MONTGOMERY and BRUCE PHIPPS, was born September 29, 1902 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died June 13, 1963 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Prater Cemetery in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married THOMAS "TOMMIE" PRATER about 1917. He was born about 1898 in Kentucky.

Notes: According to her death certificate, Louise Phipps Prater died June 13, 1963 in King's Daughters Hospital in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from septicemia from a ruptered ovarian carcinoma. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Magoffin County, her birth date as September 29, 1902, her marital status as married, her place of residence as Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, her parents as Bruce Phipps and Mary Ellen Montgomery, the informant as Tommie Prater, and the burial place as Prater Cemetery in Salyersville.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Louise Prater died June 13, 1963 in Boyd County at the age of 60. She was living in Magoffin County at the time of her death.

On page 14 of the 1930 census for District 77-6 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1930), Tommie Prater is listed as the head of the household for house #113, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 18, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Louise (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 27), Roy (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Myrtle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 7 months), and Carl (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 2 months).

On page 24 of the 1940 census for District 77-4B in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1940), Tommie Prater is listed as the head of the household for house #162, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 42 years old. Also listed are Louease (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 38), Myrtle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), and Carl (son, born in Kentucky, age 13).

    The children of LOUISE PHIPPS and TOMMIE PRATER are:

    1. WALTER PRATER, b. January 14, 1918, Kentucky, d. January 23, 1918, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Tella, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Walter Prater was born January 14, 1918 in Magoffin County to Louease Phips.
      According to his death certificate, Walter Prater died January 23, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Died without Physician cause of Death unknown." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as January 12, 1918, his parents as Thomas Prater (b. Kentucky) and Lou E. Phipps (b. Kentucky), the informant as Brick Rigsby of Tella, Kentucky, and the burial place as Tella.
    2. ROY PRATER, b. February 18, 1920, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Roy Prater was born February 18, 1920 in Magoffin County to Louise Phips.
    3. DOLLIE PRATER, b. July 7, 1921, Kentucky, d. January 11, 1924, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Bonny Prater was born July 7, 1921 in Magoffin County to Louise Phips.
      According to her death certificate, Dollie Prater died January 11, 1924 in Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Accidently Burned to Death." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as July 7, 1921, her parents as Tommie Prater (b. Kentucky) and Louisa Phips (b. Kentucky), the burial place as Prater Cemetery, and the undertaker as Bruce Phips [Bruce Phipps].
    4. MYRTLE PRATER, b. 1925, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Myrtle Prater was born in Magoffin County to Lauea Phipps.
    5. CARL PRATER, b. 1926, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Carl Prater was born in Magoffin County to Lousie Phipps.







WONNIE PHIPPS, daughter of MARY ELLEN MONTGOMERY and BRUCE PHIPPS, was born March 12, 1905 in Brownlow, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died March 26, 1997 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married WILLIAM B. "WILLIE" HENSLEY, son of DRUCILLA HOWARD and FIELDEN H. HENSLEY, about 1925. He was born June 22, 1898 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died October 10, 1965 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in the family cemetery.

Notes: When Willie Hensley's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer working for Fielden Hensley in Gray Fox, Magoffin County, Kentucky, that his closest relative was Fielden Hensley of Gray Fox, and that he was born April 18, 1900. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and red hair. Not being able to read or write, he signed the card with an "X."

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and a photo of her headstone shows that Wonnie Phipps Hensley lived from March 12, 1903 to March 26, 1997, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to her obituary, Wonnie Phipps Hensley (age 94), daughter of the late Bruce and Mary Ellen Montgomery Phipps, was born March 12, 1903 in Magoffin County, died March 26, 1997 in Mountain Manor Nursing Home, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Hensley, in 1967. She was survived by 2 sons, Ed Hensley (of Thealka) and William Hensley (Staffordsville); 2 daughters, Lymon Daniel (Paintsville) and Sarah Mollett (Paintsville); 1 sister, Clara Howard (Piketon, Ohio); 15 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Wonnie Hensley was born January 18, 1905, and died March 26, 1997. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Wonnie Phipps Hensley was born March 12, 1905 in Brownlow, Kentucky, and died March 26, 1997. Her name was listed as Wonnie Hensley on June 29, 1987, and her parents are listed as Mary E. Montgomery and Bruce Phipps.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Wonnie P. Hensley died March 26, 1997 in Johnson County at the age of 94. She was living in Johnson County at the time of her death.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Willie B. Hensley was buried in Howard Family Cemetery in Bloomington, Magoffin County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided. Howard Family Cemetery is also known as Head of Coon Creek Cemetery.

According to his obituary, Willie B. Hensley (age 67), son of Fielden and Druzell Howard Hensley, was a retired railroad employee. He was born in Magoffin County, died at home in Paintsville in October of 1865, and was buried in the family cemetery. He was survived by 3 sons, Fred Hensley (of Paintsville), Edd Hensley (Paintsville), and William Hensley (Springfield, Ohio); 4 daughters, Mollie Hensley (Paintsville), Mrs. Lyman Daniel (Paintsville), Margaret Mollett (Paintsville), and Mary Shepard (Paintsville); and 1 brother, Millard Hensley (Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Willie Hensley was born June 22, 1898, and died in October of 1965. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Willie B. Hensley died October 10, 1965 in Johnson County at the age of 67. He was living in Johnson County at the time of his death.

On page 20 of the 1920 census for District 109 (Pikeville) in Pike County, Kentucky (dated January 13, 1920), there is a Willie Hensley who is found a prisoner in the Pike County jail. He's single, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 21 years old.

On page 19 of the 1930 census for District 58-4 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1930), Feldin Hensley is listed as the head of the household for house #206, he's a laborer doing odd jobs, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 57 years old. Also listed are Dezzaie [hard to read] (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 24, age 59), Willie (son, married, laborer doing odd jobs, born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 34), Wanie (daughter-in-law, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 23), Fred (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10 months), Millard (son, widowed, laborer doing odd jobs, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 38), Orin (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), and Lorin (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 20 of the 1940 census for District 58-3 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1940), Wiley Hensley is listed as the head of the household for house #175, 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 39 years old. Also listed are Wanna (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 34), Fred (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Mollie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Edd (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Lyman (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Sarah M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5 months).

On page 19 of the 1940 census for District 58-3 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1940), Fielden Hensley is listed as the head of the household for house #162, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 3rd grade education, and he's 66 years old. Also listed are Drusillea (wife, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 69), Aren Hensley (grandson, single, laborer for the W.P.A. road project, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, 4th grade education, age 22), Loren Hensley (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, age 19), and Fred Hensley (grandson, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, age 10).

    The children of WONNIE PHIPPS and WILLIE HENSLEY are:

    1. HELEN HENSLEY, b. September 6, 1926, Bridgeford, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. September 6, 1926, Bridgeford, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Helen Hensley died September 6, 1926 in Bridgeford, Johnson County, Kentucky, after being born 2 months early. She lived for 1 hour. Also on this certificate, her parents are listed as Willie Hensley (b. Kentucky) and Wonie Phipps (b. Kentucky), the informant as Willie Hensley of Paintsville, and the burial place as Paintsville.
    2. JACK HENSLEY, b. June 30, 1927, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. June 30, 1927, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his death certificate, Jack Hensley died June 30, 1927 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, the results of being born prematurely. He lived for an hour and a half. Also on this certificate, his parents are listed as Willie Hensley (b. Magoffin County) and Wona Phipps (b. Magoffin County), and the informant as Willie Hensley of Paintsville.
    3. HERBERT HENSLEY, b. March 31, 1928, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. April 1, 1928, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his death certificate, Herbert Hensley died April 1, 1928 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, from unknown causes. He lived for 10 hours. Also on this certificate, his birth date is listed as March 31, 1928, his parents as Willie Hensley (b. Kentucky) and Wona Phipps (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Willie Hensley of Paintsville.
    4. FRED HENSLEY, b. June 4, 1930, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. November 8, 1995, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his obituary, Fred Hensley (age 65), son of Wonnie Phelps Hensley and the late Willie Hensley, was retired from Pepsi Cola, and a U.S. Army veteran. He was born June 4, 1930 in Johnson County, died November 8, 1995 in Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. He was survived by 2 brothers, Ed Hensley (of Thealka) and William Hensley (Oil Springs); and 3 sisters, Lymon Daniels (Paintsville), Sarah Mollett (Paintsville), and Mary Hensley (Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    5. MOLLIE HENSLEY, b. May 25, 1931, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. April 15 1966, buried in Buffalo, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her obituary, Mollie Hensley (age 34), daughter of Willie and Woonia Phipps Hensley, had previously lived in Paintsville, but was a waitress, and a 12 year resident of Indiana at the time of her death. She was born May 25, 1931 in Johnson County, died April 15, 1966 in a local hospital, following several months of illness, and was buried in Penix Cemetery in Buffalo. She was survived by 3 brothers, Fred Hensley (of Paintsville), Ed Hensley (Paintsville), and William (Paintsville); and 3 sisters, Mrs. Sarah Mathis (Paintsville), Mrs. Mary Shepherd (Paintsville), and Mrs. Lyimen Daniel (Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    6. ED HENSLEY, b. 1935, Kentucky.
    7. LYMON HENSLEY, b. September 6, 1937, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. June 5, 2015, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. KRUGER DANIEL.
      Notes: According to her obituary, Lymon Hensley Daniel (age 77), daughter of the late Willie and Wonnie Phipps Hensley, was born September 6, 1937 in Johnson County, died June 5, 2015 in Riverview Health Care, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kruger Daniel Sr.; 1 son, Kruger Daniel Jr.; and 1 daughter, Carolyn Sue Daniel Selvage. She was survived by 1 sister, Sarah Margaret Mollett (of Paintsville); 2 brothers, Ed Hensley (Paintsville) and William Hensley (Oil Springs); 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    8. SARAH MARGARET HENSLEY, b. 1939, Kentucky.
    9. MARY NAOMI HENSLEY, b. July 15, 1946, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. December 17, 1995, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her obituary, Mary Naomi Hensley (age 49), daughter of Wonnie Phelps and the late Willie B. Hensley, was born July 15, 1946 in Johnson County, died December 17, 1995 in Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. She was survived by her mother; 2 brothers, William Hensley (of Thealka) and Ed Hensley (Thealka); and 2 sisters, Lymon Daniels (Paintsville) and Sarah Margret Mollett (Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)







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