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POWELL R. FERGUSON, son of WILSON FERGUSON and POLLY SUSAN BARKER, was born July 29, 1902 in Kentucky, died May 13, 1986 in Haldeman, Rowan County, Kentucky, and is buried in New Sill Cemetery in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky. He married (1) ARLIE CRISP, daughter of EPPERSON CRISP and JULIA CARTER. She was born about 1904 in Kentucky, and died before 1930. He married (2) THELMA WILLIAMS, daughter of JOHN A. WILLIAMS and ESTLE WITHROW. She was born March 13, 1915 in Breathitt County, Kentucky, died December 11, 1996 in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, and is buried in New Sill Cemetery in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.

Notes: Epperson Crisp was the brother of Abigail Crisp.

According to his death certificate, Epp Crisp died May 14, 1954 in Elliottville, Rowan County, Kentucky, from a coronay infarction. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, Kentucky, his birth date as April 5, 1878, his marital status as married, his usual place of residence as Elliottville, his occupation as retired merchant, his parents as Marion Crisp [Francis Marion Crisp] and Lizzie Jane Barker [Louisa Jane Barker], the informant as Lizzie Brown, and the burial place as Crisp Cemetery in Morehead, Kentucky.

According to his death certificate, Arnold L. Crisp died July 6, 1948 in Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Minor, Kentucky, his birth date as August 28, 1920, his marital status as married, his wife as Bessie Crisp, his usual place of residence as Elliottville, Kentucky, his occupation as farmer, he was a veteran of World War II, his parent as Epp Crisp (b. Kentucky) and Julia Carter (b. Kentucky), the informant as Epp Crisp of Morehead, Kentucky, and the burial place as Rowan County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Thelma Williams was born March 13, 1915 in Breathitt County to Estell Witheran.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstones shows that Powell R. Ferguson lived from July 29, 1902 to May 13, 1986, and was buried in New Sill Cemetery in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, and that Thelma Ferguson lived from March 13, 1915 to December 11, 1996, and was buried in the same cemetery. Powell's first wife was reportedly buried her as well, although no headstone photos are provided for her.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Powell Ferguson was born July 29, 1902, and died in May of 1986. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Haldeman, Rowan County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Powell R. Ferguson died May 13, 1986 in Rowan County at the age of 83. He was living in Rowan County at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Thelma Ferguson was born March 13, 1915, and died December 11, 1996. She received her Social Security card in 1976 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Thelma Williams Ferguson was born March 13, 1915 in Rowan County, Kentucky, and died December 11, 1996. Her parents are listed as John A. Williams and Estle Withrow.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Thelma W. Ferguson died December 11, 1996 in Rowan County at the age of 81. She was living in Rowan County at the time of her death.

On page 6 of the 1910 census for District 35 (Devils Fork) in Elliott County, Kentucky (undated), Epp Crisp is listed as the head of the household for house #49, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Arkansas, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 12 years, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Julie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 27), Pearl (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Eliza (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Arlie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Virgil (son, born in Kentucky, age 11 months), and Clifford Wilson (cousin, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 20 of the 1920 census for District 231 (Hogtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated January 19 & 20, 1920), Ep Cris is listed as the head of the household for house #188, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are July (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 34), Pearlie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Arlie (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Virgil (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Emma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), John (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Arnold (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 1 month), and David (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 months).

On page 36 of the 1920 census for District 231 (Hogtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated January 29, 1920), John Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #332, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Ester (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23), Thelma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5 years 1 month), and Cora May (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 2 months).

On page 28 of the 1930 census for District 103-7 (Haldeman) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 25, 1930), Pal Furgason is listed as the head of the household for house #255, he's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Pollie Furgason (mother, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 50), Wilse Furgason (father, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 24, age 54), Nella Furgason (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3 years 1 month), Leonard Furgason (brother, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11), Mary Thornberry (aunt, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 40), and Kenneth Thornberry (cousin, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9 months).

On page 5 of the 1930 census for District 103-7 (Haldeman) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1930), Estle Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #36, she's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 33 years old. Also listed are Thelma (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), Cora (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 13), Troy (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), Roy (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), John R. (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 6), Rollie (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4 years 6 months), and Albert (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 2 years 8 months). They are living next to Thelma's future husband's brother, Roscoe.

On page 12 of the 1940 census for District 103-8 in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1940), Powell Fergson [sic] is listed as the head of the household for house #86, he's not working, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Thelma (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 6th grade education, age 25), Nella (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Dorthy (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), Herbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), Birtha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5 months), and Polly Fergson (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 60).

    The child of POWELL FERGUSON and ARLIE CRISP is:

    1. NELLA FERGUSON, b. January 13, 1927, Rowan County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) BUTLER.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Nela Ferguson was born January 13, 1927 in Rowan County to Arlie Crisp.

    The children of POWELL FERGUSON and THELMA WILLIAMS are:

    1. DORTHY LOUISE FERGUSON, b. November 24, 1936, Rowan County, Kentucky, d. September 4, 2010, Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, buried in Olive Hill, Carter County, Kentucky, m. EMMITT FRANKLIN "JACK" GEARHART, July 1, 1953. He d. August 19, 2010.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Dorothy L. Ferguson was born November 24, 1936 in Rowan County to Thelma Williams.
      According to her obituary found on findagrave.com, Dorthy Louise Ferguson Gearhart (age 73), daughter of the late Powell R. and Thelma Williams Ferguson, was a resident of Morehead, Kentucky. She was born November 24, 1936 in Rowan County, died September 4, 2010 in St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead, and was buried in Gearhart Cemetery in Olive Hill. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Emmitt Franklin "Jack" Gearhart, on August 19, 2010. They were married July 1, 1953. She was also preceded in death by 1 brother, Herbert R. Ferguson, on August 25, 2007. She was survived by 1 son, Eddie Powell Gearhart (of Morehead); 2 daughters, Debra (Byrl) Russell (Morehead) and Donna Christian (Morehead); 2 sisters, Bertha Mae Gearhart (Morehead) and Nelie Butler (Alabama); 4 grandchildren, James Christian, Michael Christian, Wade Clevenger, and Lisa Clevenger; and 4 great-grandchildren.
    2. HERBERT RAY FERGUSON, b. March 27, 1938, Breathitt County, Kentucky, d. August 25, 2007, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, met SHELBA CHATT.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Herbert R. Ferguson was born March 27, 1938 in Breathitt County to Thelma Williams.
      According to his obituary found online, Herbert Ray Ferguson (age 69), son of the late Powell and Thelma Williams Ferguson, was a resident of Dayton, Ohio. He was born March 27, 1938 in Rowan County, Kentucky, died August 25, 2007 in Grandview Hospital in Dayton, and was buried in Brown Cemetery. He was survived by his lifelong companion, Shelba Chatt (of Dayton); 1 son, Bruce Ferguson (Louisville, Kentucky); 2 daughters, Rhonda Anders (Martinsville, Indiana) and Valerie Ferguson (Louisville); and 3 sisters, Dorothy Gearhart (Morehead, Kentucky), Bertha Gearhart (Morehead), and Nella Butler of Cullman, Alabama.
    3. BERTHA MAE FERGUSON, b. January 7, 1940, Breathitt County, Kentucky, d. May 7, 2015, Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, buried in Olive Hill, Carter County, Kentucky, m. ALFRED L. GEARHART.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Bertha M. Ferguson was born January 7, 1940 in Breathitt County to Thelma Williams.
      According to her obituary found online, Bertha Mae Ferguson (age 75), daughter of the late Powell and Thelma Williams Ferguson, was a resident of Morehead, Kentucky. She was born January 7, 1940 in Rowan County, died May 7, 2015 in St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead, and was buried in Gearhart Cemetery in Carter County. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred L. Gearhart; 1 son, Lowell Ray Gearhart; 1 brother, Herbert R. Ferguson; and 1 sister, Dorothy Gearhart. She was survived by 2 sons, Lorne W. (Vanessa) Gearhart (of Globe) and Richard Gearhart (Morehead); 1 sister, Nella Butler (Collman, Alabama); 5 grandchildren, Angela Gearhart, Vanna Campion, Ericka Gearhart, Haley Gearhart, and Isabella Gearhart; and 6 great-grandchildren.







HENRY FERGUSON, son of WILSON FERGUSON and POLLY SUSAN BARKER, was born October 29, 1904 in Kentucky, and died December 24, 1983 in Soldier, Carter County, Kentucky. He married MARY (unknown last name). She was born about 1905 in Kentucky.

Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Henry Ferguson was born October 29, 1904, and died in December of 1983. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Soldier, Carter County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Henry Ferguson died December 24, 1983 in Carter County at the age of 79. He was living in Carter County at the time of his death.

On page 5 of the 1930 census for District 22-11 (Upper Tygart) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Howard C. Archer is listed as the head of the household for house #43, he's a driller in a limestone mine, born in Kentucky, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Etta M. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 18), Dora M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months), and Henry Furgeson (brother-in-law, laborer for the railroad, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 25).

On page 12 of the 1940 census for District 22-12 in Carter County, Kentucky (dated April 9, 1940), Henry Fergenson is listed as the head of the household for house #94, he's a laborer for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 5th grade education, and he's 35 years old. Also listed is Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 4th grade education, age 35).







MAUSIE LOU FERGUSON, daughter of WILSON FERGUSON and POLLY SUSAN BARKER, was born April 12, 1907 in Elliott County, Kentucky, and died February 29, 1988 in Youngstown, Trumbull County, Ohio. She married ARTHUR A. SPILLMAN, son of SAMUEL SPILLMAN and ROENA REYNOLDS, about 1927. He was born June 5, 1906 in Rowan County, Kentucky, and died December 31, 1971 in Trumbull County, Ohio.

Notes: According to his death certificate, Roy Edward Spillman died January 1, 1942 in Gregoryville, Carter County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "I did not attend but after investigation concluded that Death was due to Accidental Death in Coal Mine." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as August 18, 1911, his marital status as married, his wife as Mrs. Lois Spillman, his occupation as farmer and miner, his parents as Sam Spillman (b. unknown) and Roena Reynolds (b. unknown), the informant as Horton Davis of Catlettsburg, Kentucky, and the burial place as Adkins.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Mausie Spillman was born April 12, 1907, and died February 29, 1988. She received her Social Security card in 1966-1967 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Mausie Lou Ferguson Spillman was born April 12, 1907 in Elliott County, Kentucky, and died February 29, 1988. Her parents are listed as Willes Ferguson and Polly Barker.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Mausie Spillman was born about 1908 in Kentucky, and died February 29, 1988 in Youngstown, Trumbull County, at the age of 80. She was widowed and living in Mahoning County at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Arthur Spillman was born June 5, 1906, and died in December of 1971. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Arthur A. Spillman was born about 1906, and died December 31, 1971 in Hillside Hospital in Trumbull County at the age of 65. He was married and living in Niles, Trumbull County, at the time of his death.

On page 12 of the 1920 census for District 64 (Upper Tygart) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated January 15 & 16, 1920), Sam Spilman is listed as the head of the household for house #111, he's a farmer and miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Roena (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 35), Everet (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Arthor (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Angaline (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Roy (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Eva (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Ruby (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Marthie Spilman [Marthie Spillman] (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, father born in Europe, mother born in Kentucky, age 57).

On pages 3 & 4 of the 1930 census for District 22-10 (Upper Tygart) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), Arthur Spillman is listed as the head of the household for house #27, he's a limestone miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Mosa (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 20), Ruth (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 8 months), and Florence (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6 months).

On page 5 of the 1940 census for District 22-10 in Carter County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1940), Arthur Spillman is listed as the head of the household for house #198, he's a stove loader in a lime quarry, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Carter County in 1935, he has a 5th grade education, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Maudie (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 35), Ruth (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Florence (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Zearl (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Donald (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Leonard (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Olive (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months).

    The children of MAUSIE FERGUSON and ARTHUR SPILLMAN are:

    1. ALMA RUTH SPILLMAN, b. January 8, 1928, Rowan County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WALSH.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alma R. Spillman was born January 8, 1928 in Rowan County to Mausie Ferguson.
    2. FLORENCE L. SPILLMAN, b. September 23, 1929, Carter County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) GRIFFITHS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Florence L. Spillman was born September 23, 1929 in Carter County to Mansil Ferguson.
    3. JEWELL SPILLMAN, b. October 26, 1931, Lawton, Carter County, Kentucky, d. September 12, 1932, Cedar Grove, Carter County, Kentucky, buried in Rowan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Jewell Spillman was born October 26, 1931 in Carter County to Mausie Ferguson.
      According to her death certificate, Jewell Spillman died September 12, 1932 in Cedar Grove, Carter County, Kentucky, from summer diahrrea. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Lawton, Kentucky, her birth date as October 26, 1931, her parents as Arthur Spillman (b. Rowan County) and Mausie Fergerson (b. Elliott County), the informant as Arthur Spillman of Lawton, and the burial place as Haldeman, Kentucky.
    4. ZEARL SPILLMAN, b. June 23, 1933, Lawton, Carter County, Kentucky, d. March 7, 2013, Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio, buried in Rittman, Wayne County, Ohio, m. LILLIE M. PARKER.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Zerial Spillman was born June 24, 1933 in Carter County to Maudle Fergerson.
      According to his obituary found online, Zearl "Red" Spillman (age 79), son of Arthur and Mausie Ferguson, was retired from U.S. Steel Company, McDonald Works, after working there for 30 years, and a U.S. Army Air Force Veteran. He was born June 23, 1933 in Lawton, Kentucky, died March 7, 2013 in St. Elizabeth Health Center, and was buried with military honors in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio. He was preceded in death by 1 daughter, Flora Marie Miller, in 2006; 1 brother, Donald Spillman; and 1 sister, Jewell Spillman. He was survived by his wife, Lillie M. Parker Spillman; 2 sons, Arthur Zearl (Cheryl) Spillman (of Girard) and Andrew William Spillman (Niles); 2 daughters, Irene Spillman (Niles) and Brenda Hopkins (Warren); 1 brother, Leonard Spillman (New Mexico); 5 sisters, Ruth Walsh (New York), Florence Griffiths (Girard), Olive Realty (North Carolina), Connie Williams (North Jackson), and Betty Dunmire (Florida); 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
    5. DONALD SPILLMAN, b. 1936, Kentucky.
    6. LEONARD T. SPILLMAN, b. 1937, Carter County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lenard T. Spillman was born in Carter County to Mazzie Ferigson.
    7. OLIVE SPILLMAN, b. February 11, 1940, Carter County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) REALTY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Olive Spillman was born February 11, 1940 in Carter County to Mary Ferguson.
    8. CONSTANCE B. SPILLMAN, b. Carter County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WILLIAMS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Constance B. Spillman was born in Carter County to Mausie Ferguson.
    9. BETTY SPILLMAN, m. (unknown first name) DUNMIRE.







ETTIE M. FERGUSON, daughter of WILSON FERGUSON and POLLY SUSAN BARKER, was born March 27, 1912 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died March 8, 2006, and is buried in Archer-Osborne Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky. She married HOWARD C. ARCHER about 1927. He was born November 7, 1905 in Kentucky, died in July of 1977, and is buried in Archer-Osborne Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Etta M. Ferguson was born March 27, 1912 in Elliott County to Dolly Barker.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Ettie and Howard C. Archer were both buried in Archer-Osborne Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ettie M. Archer was born March 27, 1912, and died March 8, 2006. She received her Social Security card in 1963 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Ettie M. Ferguson Archer was born March 27, 1912 in Elloitt County, Kentucky, and died March 8, 2006. Her parents are listed as Willis Ferguson and Polly Barker.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Howard Archer was born November 7, 1905, and died in July of 1977. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Lawton, Carter County, Kentucky.

On page 25 of the 1910 census for District 42 (Upper Tygart) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated May 7, 1910), James Archer is listed as the head of the household for house #220, he's a farmer, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, 1st marriage, married for 30 years, and he's 53 years old. Also listed are Emily (wife, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 56), Lando (son, single, farm laborer, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, age 26), Hartman (son, single, farm laborer, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, age 23), and Howard Archer (nephew, born in Kentucky, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 21 of the 1920 census for District 65 (Upper Tygart) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated January 26, 1920), James H. Archer is listed as the head of the household for house #191, he's a farmer, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, and he's 64 years old. Also listed are Emily F. (wife, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, age 66), and Howard C. Archer (nephew, born in Kentucky, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, age 14).

On page 5 of the 1930 census for District 22-11 (Upper Tygart) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Howard C. Archer is listed as the head of the household for house #43, he's a driller in a limestone mine, born in Kentucky, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Etta M. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 18), Dora M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months), and Henry Furgeson (brother-in-law, laborer for the railroad, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 25).

On page 34 of the 1940 census for District 22-12 in Carter County, Kentucky (dated April 22, 1940), Howard Archer is listed as the head of the household for house #264, he's a laborer in a limestone mine, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Ettie (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 28), Dorie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Roy (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Corbie (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Robert (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), William (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Hartman Archer (lodger, widowed, miner in a clay mine, born in Kentucky, he was living in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, in 1935, 4th grade education, age 53).

    The children of ETTIE FERGUSON and HOWARD ARCHER are:

    1. DORA MAE ARCHER, b. April 1, 1929, Carter County, Kentucky, d. March 23, 2014, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Olive Hill, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. CECIL VERN STARBUCK.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Dora Archer was born April 1, 1929 in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.
      According to her obituary found online, Dora Mae Archer Starbuck (age 84), daughter of the late Howard C. and Ettie Mae Ferguson Archer, worked for many years in shipping and quality control for Anchor Hocking Glassware. She was born April 1, 1929 in Carter County, died March 23, 2014 in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, and was buried in Olive Hill Memorial Garden. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Cecil Vern Starbuck; 1 brother, Corbie Archer; and 1 sister, Barbara Alice Archer. She was survived by 1 son, Jerry Wayne (Kathy) Starbuck (of Ashland); 3 brothers, Roy (Lucille) Archer (Haldeman), Robert Archer (Trotwood, Ohio), and Willie Archer (Olive Hill); 2 sisters, Joyce (J. R.) Adkins (Ashland) and Gale Owens (Olive Hill); 1 brother-in-law, Glen (Esther) Starbuck (Richmond, Indiana); and 1 sister-in-law, Bonnie Wright (Zionsville, Indiana).
    2. ROY ARCHER, b. 1930, Carter County, Kentucky, m. LUCILLE (unknown first name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ray Archer was born in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.
    3. CORBIE ARCHER, b. September 7, 1932, Carter County, Kentucky, d. October 25, 2007, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, buried in Olive Hill, Carter County, Kentucky, m. BONNIE LOGAN.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Corbin Archer was born September 7, 1932 in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Corbie Archer was born September 7, 1932, and died October 25, 2007. He received his Social Security card in 1951-1952 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Olive Hill, Carter County, Kentucky.
      According to his obituary found online, Corbie Archer (age 75) was a resident of Lawton. He was born September 7, 1932 in Carter County, died on a Thursday in 2007 in St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia, and was buried in Flat Fork Cemetery in Olive Hill. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Logan Archer.
    4. ROBERT ARCHER, b. 1935, Carter County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Robert Archer was born in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.
    5. WILLIE ARCHER, b. 1937, Carter County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Willie Archer was born in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.
    6. BARBARA ALICE ARCHER, b. June 14, 1941, Carter County, Kentucky, d. January 16, 1953, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Lawton, Carter County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Barbra A. Archer was born June 14, 1941 in Carter County to Ettie Furgerson.
      According to her death certificate, Barbara Alice Archer died January 16, 1953 in King's Daughters Hospital in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from pneumonia. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Carter County, her birth date as June 14, 1941, her usual place of residence as Lawton, Carter County, Kentucky, her parents as Howard Archer and Ettie Ferguson, the informant as Howard Archer, and the burial place as Osborne Cemetery in Lawton.
    7. JOYCE A. ARCHER, b. Carter County, Kentucky, m. J. R. ADKINS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Joyce A. Archer was born in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.
    8. ELIZABETH GALE ARCHER, b. Carter County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) OWENS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Elizabeth G. Archer was born in Carter County to Ettie Ferguson.







WALLACE HENRY FERGUSON, son of NANCY JANE "JANE" EVANS and THOMAS FERGUSON, was born December 18, 1881 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died January 26, 1968, and is buried in Ferguson Cemetery in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky. He married RACHEL D. MOORE, daughter of WILLIAM WALKER MOORE and JULIA ANN LEWIS, about 1902. She was born May 8, 1883 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died January 20, 1948 in Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Ferguson Cemetery in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to his death certificate, William Moore died March 24, 1930 in Walnut Grove, Elliott County, Kentucky, from senility. Also on this certificate, is birthplace is listed as Tennessee, his birth date as September 7, 1847, his marital status as widowed, his wife as Julia Ann Lewis Moore, his usual place of residence as Bascum, Kentucky, his parents as George Moore (b. Tennessee) and Elizabeth O'Neal (b. Virginia), the informant as Mrs. George Moore of Bascum, and the burial place as Lucile, Kentucky.

According to his death certificate, Enoch Moore died September 29, 1962 in Blaine, Lawrence County, Kentucky, from carcinoma of the salivary gland. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, Kentucky, his birth date as September 23, 1874, his marital status as widowed, his usual place of residence as Blaine, his occupation as farmer, his parents as William Walker Moore and Julie Ann Lewis, the informant as Arlie Moore, and the burial place as Low Gap Cemetery in Blaine.

Information found on findagrave.com and photos of their headstones (photo 2) shows that Wallace H. Ferguson lived from December 18, 1881 to January 26, 1968, and was buried in Ferguson Cemetery in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and that Rachel Ferguson lived from May 8, 1883 to January 20, 1948, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to her death certificate, Rachael Moore Ferguson died January 20, 1948 in Elliott County from pulmonary edema due to a cerebral hemorrhage. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Lucile, Kentucky, her birth date as May 8, 1883, her marital status is blank, her husband as W. H. Ferguson (age 66), her parents as Will Moore and Julian Lewis (b. Kentucky), the informant as W. H. Ferguson of Lucile, and the burial place as the home cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Rachael Ferguson died January 20, 1948 in Elliott County at the age of 64. She was living in Elliott County at the time of her death.

On page 9 of the 1900 census for District 16 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 8, 1900), William W. Moore is listed as the head of the household for house #104, he's a farmer, born in September of 1847 in Tennessee, father born in Tennessee, mother born in Virginia, married for 30 years, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Julia A. (wife, born in December of 1847 in Kentucky, father born in North Carolina, mother born in Kentucky, married for 30 years, she's given birth to 9 children and 7 are still living, age 20), John M. (son, born in September of 1879 in Kentucky, age 20), Rachel D. (daughter, born in May of 1883 in Kentucky, age 17), Stephen (son, born in July of 1884 in Kentucky, age 15), and Sarah J. (daughter, born in April of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 5 of the 1910 census for District 39 (Precinct 8) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1910), Wallace Ferguson is listed as the head of the household for family #44, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 8 years, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Rachel (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and 1 is still living, age 26), and Thurman (son, born in Kentucky, age 5).

On pages 10 & 11 of the 1920 census for District 73 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated January 21 & 22, 1920), W. H. Ferguson is listed as the head of the household for house #95, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Rachel (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 36), Therman (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Virgil (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Ezra (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Wilson (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Mary J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 10 months).

On page 10 of the 1930 census for District 32-3 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1930), Wallace H. Ferguson is listed as the head of the household for house #101, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 20, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Rachel D. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 46), Ezra B. (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), George W. (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Mary J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Ray (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Delphia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Druzilla (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 8 months).

On page 15 of the 1940 census for District 32-2 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 13, 1940), Wallace Ferguson is listed as the head of the household for house #122, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 5th grade education, and he's 59 years old. Also listed are Rachel (wife, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 57), Ray (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Delphia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), and Drusilla (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13).

    The children of WALLACE FERGUSON and RACHEL MOORE are:

    1. WILLIAM THURMAN "THURMAN" FERGUSON, b. March 9, 1904 in Kentucky, died July 21, 1983 in Piqua, Miami County, Ohio, and is buried in Honey Creek Cemetery in Christiansburg, Champaign County, Ohio, m. (1) ETHEL "EFFIE" ROSEBERRY, m. (2) JEWELL PELFREY.
    2. VIRGIL FERGUSON, b. 1911, Kentucky.
    3. EZRA B. FERGUSON, b. June 28, 1912, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ezra B. Ferguson was born June 28, 1912 in Elliott County to Rachel Moore.
    4. GEORGE WILSON FERGUSON, b. 1915, Kentucky.
    5. MARY JANE FERGUSON, b. March 25, 1917, Elliott County, Kentucky, m. SANTFORD LYONS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Effie Ferguson was born March 25, 1917 in Elliott County to Rachel Moore.
      On page 23 of the 1940 census for District 32-2 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1940), Santford Lyon is listed as the head of the household for house #181, 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 34 years old. Also listed are Mary Jane (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, no formal education, age 23), Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Luke (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Roscoe Junior (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Audrie Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months).
    6. RAY FERGUSON, b. 1921, Kentucky.
    7. DELPHIA FERGUSON, b. March 3, 1924, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. November 30, 2002, Champaign County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) WILLIAMS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Delphia Ferguson was born March 3, 1924 in Elliott County to Rachel Morris.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Delphia Ferguson Williams was born March 3, 1924 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died November 30, 2002. Her name was listed as Delphia Williams in February of 1944, and her parents are listed as Wallace Ferguson and Rachel Moore.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Delphia Ferguson Williams was born March 3, 1924 in Kentucky, and died November 30, 2002 at home in Champaign County at the age of 78. Her father's surname is listed as Ferguson, her mother's maiden name as Moore, and she was married at the time of her death.
    8. EDNA FERGUSON, b. November 2, 1925, Lucile, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. November 2, 1925, Lucile, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edna Ferguson was born November 2, 1925 in Elliott County to Rachel Moore.
      According to her death certificate, Edna Ferguson died November 2, 1925 in Lucile, Elliott County, Kentucky, from the effects of being born prematurely. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her birth date as November 2, 1925, her parents as W. H. Ferguson (b. Elliott County) and Rachel Moore (b. Elliott County), the informant as Drusilla Lewis of Lucile, and the burial place as Lewis Private Burial Grounds.
    9. DRUSILLA FERGUSON, b. September 18, 1926, Lucile, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. May 28, 2014, Piqua, Miami County, Ohio, buried in St. Paris, Champaign County, Ohio, m. EARL GILLIAM, February 13, 1945. He d. October 17, 1987.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Drissilla Fergson was born September 19, 1926 in Elliott County to Rachel Fergson.
      According to her obituary found online, Drusilla Ferguson Gilliam (age 87), daughter of the late William Henry and Rachel Moore Ferguson, was born September 18, 1926 in Lucille, Kentucky [sic], died May 28, 2014 at her daughter's home in Piqua, and was buried in Upper Honey Creek Cemetery in St. Paris. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Gilliam, on October 17, 1987. They were married February 13, 1945 and raised 13 children. She was also preceded in death by 2 daughters, Minnie Gilliam and Brenda Sue Gilliam; 5 brothers, Thurman Ferguson, Tom Ferguson, Ezra Ferguson, Wilson Ferguson, and Ray Ferguson; and 3 sisters, Jane Lyons, Delphi Williams, and Berthie Ferguson. She was survived by 5 sons, Gene (Betty) Gilliam (of West Liberty, Kentucky), David Gilliam (West Liberty), Avery (Marilyn) Gilliam (Williamsport, Ohio), Jerry Gilliam (Springfield, Ohio), and Elbert (Tammy) Gilliam (St. Paris); 6 daughters, Joyce Kaufhold (West Liberty), Mattie (Gary) Moore (Oil City, Pennsylvania), Delorse Gilliam (Columbus, Ohio), Penny (Rod) Urton (Columbus), Ella Thompson (Piqua), and Sherry (Brent) Roberts (Springfield).







MARTHA FERGUSON, daughter of NANCY JANE "JANE" EVANS and THOMAS FERGUSON, was born February 5, 1884 in Rowan County, Kentucky, died January 27, 1942 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Conn Cemetery in Rowan County, Kentucky. She married STEPHEN HARRISON CONN, son of JOHN M. CONN and LUCINDA DEHART. He was born December 22, 1878 in Elliott County, Kentucky,died February 26, 1964 in Rowan County, Kentucky, and is buried in Conn Cemetery in Rowan County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to her death certificate, Lucinda Conn died May 7, 1948 in rural Elliott County, Kentucky, from senility. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as August 20, 1858, her marital status as widowed, her husband as John Conn, her usual place of residence as Elliott County, her parents as Stephen Conn (b. Virginia) and Eliza Clark (b. Virginia), the informant as Sherman Conn of Morehead, Kentucky, and the burial place as Elliott County.

According to Kentucky birth records, Stephen Conn was born December 22, 1878 in Elliott County to John M. Conn (b. Morgan County) and Lucinda Dehart (b. Morgan County).

When Stephen Harrison Conn's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Elliott County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Clayton, Elliott County, that his closest relative was Martha Conn of Clayton, and that he was born December 16, 1878. He was found to be short and stout, and he had gray eyes and dark-colored hair.

When Stephen Harrison Conn's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, he stated that he was self-employed in Minor, Rowan County, that the person who would always know his address was Curtis Conn of Morehead, and that he was born December 16, 1878 in Elliott County. He was found to be 5 feet 5 inches tall, he weighed 170 pounds, and he had blue eyes, gray hair, and a ruddy complexion.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Martha and Stephen Conn were both buried in Conn Cemetery in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided.

According to her death certificate, Martha Ferguson Conn died January 27, 1942 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from peritonitis due to an intestinal obstruction and an abcessed appendix. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Rowan County, Kentucky, her birth date as February 5, 1884, her marital status as married, her husband as Stevie Conn, her usual place of residence as rural Elliott County, her parents as Tom Ferguson (b. Kentucky) and Jane Evans (b. Kentucky), the informant as Stevie Conn of Morehead, Kentucky, and the burial place as the family cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Martha Corns died January 27, 1942 in Boyd County at the age of 57. She was living in Elliott County at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Stephen Conn was born December 16, 1878, and died in February of 1964. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Steven Conn died February 26, 1964 in Rowan County at the age of 85. He was living in Rowan County at the time of his death.

On page 20 of the 1880 census for District 24 (Newfoundland) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 17, 1880), John Conn is listed as the head of the household for house #136, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, and he's 21 years old. Also listed are Lucinda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 19), and Steven H. (son, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 12 of the 1910 census for District 39 (Precinct 8) in Elliott County, Kentucky (undated), Stephen Conn is listed as the head of the household for house #109, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 7 years, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Martha (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 20), Lucinda Conn (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 58), and John Thomas (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 9 of the 1920 census for District 78 (Laurel) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated January 27, 1920), Stephen Conn is listed as the head of the household for house #71, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Martha (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 35), Sherman (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), and Curtis (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 3 months).

On page 11 of the 1930 census for District 32-7 (Magesterial District No. 4) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1930), Steve H. Conn is listed as the head of the household for house #98, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 27, and he's 51 years old. Also listed are Martha (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 22, age 46), Curtis (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Lucindy Conn (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 71), and Jane Fureguson (mother-in-law, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 75).

    The children of MARTHA FERGUSON and STEVE CONN are:

    1. SHERMAN CONN, b. 1906, Kentucky.
      Notes: Sherman Conn's name is listed as John Thomas Conn in the 1910 census.
    2. JOHN CURTIS CONN, b. March 12, 1917, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. April 13, 2004, Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, John C. Conn was born March 12, 1917 in Elliott County to Martha Ferguson.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, John C. Conn was born March 12, 1917, and died April 13, 2004. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.
      According to Veteran Affairs death record transcripts, John Conn lived from March 12, 1917 to April 13, 2004. He served in the U.S. Army from February 15, 1944 to November 19, 1945.







MARY JANE FERGUSON, daughter of NANCY JANE "JANE" EVANS and THOMAS FERGUSON, was born September 3, 1888 in Kentucky, died December 19, 1971 in Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, and is buried in South Mound Cemetery in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana. She married (1) EDWARD COX, son of JOHN M. COX and ABIGAIL CRISP, about 1910. He was born August 9, 1889 in Clayton, Elliott County, Kentucky, died October 25, 1918 in Laurel, Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Cox Cemetery in Rowan County, Kentucky. She married (2) CHARLES THORNSBERRY. He was born about 1889 in Kentucky. She married (3) BENJAMIN FRANKLIN FANNIN JR., son of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN FANNIN and CATHERINE DEHART. He was born August 21, 1877 in Clayton, Elliott County, Kentucky, died September 14, 1952 in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, and is buried in South Mound Cemetery in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana.

Notes: Mary Jane Ferguson's brother, John Powell Ferguson, married Benjamin Franklin Fannin Jr.s sister, Nancy Jane Fannin.

Abigail Crisp was the sister of Epperson Crisp.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, F. M. Crisp married Louisa Jane Barker on January 16, 1862 in Morgan County.

According to his death certificate, John M. Cox died May 7, 1948 in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, from arteriosclerotic heart disease. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliotsville, Kentucky, his birth date as May 27, 1869, his marital status as widowed, his wife as Abagail Cox, his usual place of residence as Morehead, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Gordon Cox (b. Kentucky) and Martha Barker (b. Kentucky), the informant as Milzie Cox of Morehead, and the burial place as Cox Cemetery in Rowan County.

According to her death certificate, Abgil Crisp Cox died November 30, 1947 in Haldeman, Rowan County, Kentucky, from hypertensive heart disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, Kentucky, her birth date as May 30, 1870, her marital status as married, her husband as John Cox (age 78), her usual place of residence as Haldeman, her parents as Marion Crisp [Francis Marion Crisp] (b. Kentucky) and Crucen Barker [hard to read - Louisa Jane Barker], the informant as Mrs. Clyde Bledsoe of Morehead, and the burial place as Rowan County.

When Edward Cox's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Elliott County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Clayton, Kentucky, that he was married and had 3 children, and that he was born August 9, 1889 in Clayton. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and dark-colored hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Mary Jane Fannin lived from 1888 to 1971, and was buried in South Mound Cemetery in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, and that Benjamin F. Fannin lived from 1877 to 1952, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to her death certificate, Mary Jane Ferguson Fannin died December 19, 1971 in Arcadia Nursing Home in Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, from uremia. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as September 3, 1888, her marital status as widowed, her parents as John Ferguson and Jane Evans, the informant as her daughter, Mrs. A. K. Thaxton, and the burial place as South Mound Cemetery in New Castle, Indiana.

According to his death certificate, Edward Cox died October 25, 1918 in Laurel, Elliott County, Kentucky, from pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as May 15, 1886, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Johnie Cox (b. Kentucky) and Abagill Crisp (b. Kentucky), and the burial place as Cox Cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Edward Cox died October 25, 1918 in Elliott County at the age of 32.

According to his death certificate, Benjamin Franklin Fannin Jr. died September 14, 1952 at home in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, from apoplexy. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as, his birth date as , his marital status as married, his occupation as Justice of the Peace, his parents as Benjamin Franklin Fannin Sr. and Kathryn DeHart, the informant as Mary Fannin of New Castle, and the burial place as Southmound Cemetery in New Castle.

His obituary, found on findagrave.com (published September 15, 1952 in The Courier Times in New Castle, Indiana):

"Benjamin F. Fannin, Justice Of Peace, Dies; Rites Tuesday

"Serving His Second Term In Office

"Benjamin F. Fannin, 75, died Sunday morning at his home, 1623 Vine St., after a four day illness. He had lived in New Castle for 12 years and was serving his second term as justice of the peace.

"He was born in Clayton, KY. He was a member of the First Baptist Church and a past master of the B. F. Fannin Masonic Lodge in Morehead, KY. Mr. Fannin was also a member of the Masonic Chapter and Council. He formerly was employed at the Trainor Spring factory and was a postmaster at Clayton, KY.

"Funeral services for Mr. Fannin will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Main and Sons Funeral Home with Rev. George W. Hure(?) of the Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the South Mound Cemetery. Friends may call at any time.

"He is survived by the wife, Mary; a daughter, Mrs. Dallas Clark of Lenoir, NC; two step-daughters: Mrs. Eva(?) Thaxton of Indianapolis and Mrs. Ina Fairchild of Albuquerque, NM; and six sons: Benjamin of Lincoln Park, MI, Arthur, Vernon & Claude, all of New Castle and Orville & Clyde of Muncie.

"He also is survived by three step-sons: Ezra Cox and Virgil & Kenneth Thornsbury, all of New Castle; a sister, Mrs. Nancy Jane Ferguson of Lincoln Park, MI; twenty-seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

"The Masonic Lodge will hold services for Mr. Fannin at the funeral home tonight at 7:30 o'clock."

On page 21 of the 1900 census for District 116 (Hoggtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated June 15, 1900), John M. Cox is listed as the head of the household for house #182, he's a farmer, born in May of 1869 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 11 years, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Abagill (wife, born in May of 1873 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 11 years, she's given birth to 6 children and 5 are still living, age 27), Edward (son, born in August of 1889 in Kentucky, age 10), William H. [William Henry] (son, born in May of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Melsey F. (son, born in May of 1893 in Kentucky, age 7), Luther E. (son, born in May of 1895 in Kentucky, age 5), and Martha S. (daughter, born in August of 1899 in Kentucky, age 9 months).

On page 14 of the 1910 census for District 156 (Hogtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 25, 1910), John Cox is listed as the head of the household for house #119, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 21 years, and he's 41 years old. Also listed are Abigill (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 11 children and 10 are still living, age 40), Edward (son, married, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 0 years, age 20), Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Melsey F. (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Luther E. (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Martha S. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Lizzie M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), James O. (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Lillie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Sarah K. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Mary Cox (daughter-in-law, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 0 years, age 21).

On page 10 of the 1920 census for District 78 (Laurel) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated January 27, 1920), Jane Ferguson is listed as the head of the household for house #81, she's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 65 years old. Also listed are Mary Cox (daughter, widowed, farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 30), Emel Cox (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), Ezra Cox (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), Eva Cox (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 5), and Erna Cox (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3 years 1 month).

On pages 14 & 15 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1930), Charley Thornberry is listed as the head of the household for house #143, 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 Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 40), Asa (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), William (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Virgil (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Peachie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 11 months), Kenneth (son, born in Kentucky, age 6 months), Sarah Smith (servant, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 34), Esque Smith (boarder, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4 years 7 months), and Nellie F. Smith (boarder, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 2 years 5 months).

In 1930, 3 of the Cox children are found living in the Masonic Widows & Orphans Home in Jefferson County. On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 56-213 (District 1) in Jefferson County, Kentucky, Ezra D. Cox is listed as a ward, he's born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 16 years old. On page 9 of the same district, Eva M. Cox is a ward, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 14 years old, and Ernie M. Cox is a ward, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 13 years old.

On page 10 of the 1940 census for District 32-8 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1940), Benjamin F. Fannin is listed as the head of the household for house #77, 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 62 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 51), Arthur E. (son, single, foreman in an auto factory, born in Kentucky, he's living in the saqme house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 30), Claude E. (son, single, gear cutter in an auto factory, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 23), Clyde B. (son, single, janitor in the Moose Hall, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 23), Virgil Thornsberry (step-son, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Kenneth Thornsberry (step-son, born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 12 of the 1940 census for District 32-3 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1930), Charles Thornsberry is listed as the head of the household for house #108, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 5th grade education, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Sarah (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 2nd grade education, age 45), Asia (son, divorced, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 26), Eulah (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Beulah (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Roger (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1).

    The children of MARY FERGUSON and EDWARD COX are:

    1. EMEL COX, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    2. EZRA D. COX, b. April 12, 1913, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. October 4, 1996, New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, buried in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, m. ONA E. DEHART.
    3. EVA MAE COX, b. August 10, 1915, Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, d. March 31, 1999, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, buried in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, m. ALFRED KELLY "KELLY" THAXTON.
    4. ERNIE MERLE "INA" COX, b. January 11, 1918, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. December 7, 2015, in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, m. JAMES ELVIS FAIRCHILD.

    The children of MARY FERGUSON and CHARLIE THORNSBERRY are:

    1. VIRGIL L. THORNSBURY, b. September 8, 1923, Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, d. June 9, 1993, Indianapolis, Marion County, Kentucky, buried in New Castle, Henry County, Kentucky, m. (unknown).
      Notes: According to his death certificate, Virgil L. Thornsberry died June 9, 1993 in Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, from recurrent aspiration with pulmonary failure. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Morehead, Kentucky, his birth date as September 8, 1923, his marital status as divorced, his place of residence as Indianapolis, his parents as Charlie Thornsberry and Mary Ferguson, the informant as his daughter, Pamela Mitchell, and the burial place as South Mound Cemetery in New Castle, Indiana.
    2. PEACHIE THORNSBURY, b. May 30, 1927, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Peachie Thornberry was born May 30, 1927 in Elliott County to Mary Ferguson.
    3. KENNETH GLEN THORNSBURY, b. 1929, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Kenneth Glen Thornsberry was born in Elliott County to Mary J. Ferguson.







EZRA D. COX, son of MARY JANE FERGUSON and EDWARD COX, was born April 12, 1913 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died October 4, 1996 in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, and is buried in South Mound Cemetery-West Lawn Addition in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana. He married ONA E. DEHART, daughter of DANIEL BOONE DEHART and ANNA F. JENT, December 24, 1935 in Rush County, Indiana. She was born November 22, 1919 in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, died February 8, 2013 in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, and is buried in South Mound Cemetery-West Lawn Addition in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana.

Notes: According to his death certificate, Daniel Boone DeHart died February 26, 1991 at home in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, from myocardial infarction. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Rowan County, Kentucky, his birth date as January 2, 1894, his marital status as married, his wife as Anna F. Jent, his occupation as owner of DeHart Real Estate, his parents as William P. DeHart and Susie Jones, the informant as Ona Cox, and the burial place as South Mound Cemetery in New Castle.

According to her death certificate, Anna F. Jent DeHart died September 25, 1994 at home in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, from a cerebral vascular accident. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliottville, Kentucky, her birth date as July 9, 1897, her marital status as widowed, her parents as Easu Jent and Eliza Elliott, the informant as Ona Cox, and the burial place as South Mound Cemetery in New Castle.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ezra D. Cox was born April 12, 1913 in Elliott County to Mary Ferguson.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ona E. Dehart was born November 22, 1919 in Rowan County to Anna Jent.

According to their marriage certificate, Ezra Cox (machinist, b. April 12, 1913, Kentucky, resident of New Castle, Indiana, 1st marriage), son of Edward Cox (farmer, b. Kentucky, deceased) and Mary Ferguson (b. Kentucky, resident of Elliotville [sic], Kentucky), married Ona DeHart (b. November 20, 1914, Kentucky, resident of Rush County, Indiana, 1st marriage), daughter of Boone DeHart (farmer, b. Kentucky, resident of New Castle, Indiana) and Anna Jent (b. Kentucky, resident of New Castle, Indiana), on December 24, 1935 in Rush County, Indiana.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Ezra D. Cox lived from 1913 to 1996, and was buried in South Mound Cemetery in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, and that Ona E. Cox lived from 1919 to 2013, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to his death certificate, Ezra D. Cox died October 4, 1996 in at home in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, from prostate cancer. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, Kentucky, his birth date as April 12, 1913, his marital status as married, his wife as Ona E. DeHart, his occupation as self-employed in construction, his parents as Edward Cox and Mary Ferguson, the informant as Ona E. Cox, and the burial place as South Mound/West Lawn Addition in New Castle.

Her obituary, found online:

"Ona E. Cox, age 93, of New Castle, passed away Friday, February 08, 2013 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home. She was born November 22, 1919 in Morehead, Kentucky to the late Daniel Boone and Anna F. (Jent) DeHart.

"She moved to New Castle in 1935 and became a member of the Pentecostal Church on “G” Avenue in 1938, which she remained an active member of the United Pentecostal Church in New Castle. Ona had taken courses in drafting and architecture. She and her husband were in the construction business for many years in New Castle and developed the Housing Addition on Fairoaks Road south of New Castle and also the West Shore Boulevard in San Rafael, Florida. Ona loved tending to her flowers, gardening and canning. She loved helping other people and cared for her parents until they were both 97 years of age. Ona had a sweet, quiet, and comforting demeanor, and always stood steadfast in any situation.

"Survivors include her children, Hilda M. Elkins of Barberton, OH, Robert L. (wife, Theresa M.) Cox of New Castle; daughter-in-law, Nell Cox of New Castle; a niece, Sherry (husband, Dean) Goldsberry of New Castle, whom she raised; eight grandchildren, Doug (wife, Kathy) Elkins of Barberton, OH, Don (wife, Brigitta) Elkins of Leheigh Acres, FL, Deborah (husband, Mark) Balsinger of Barberton, OH, Darla (husband, Dan) Cutlip of Uniontown, OH, Tim (wife, Brenda) Cox, Kim (husband, Jerry) Stewart all of New Castle, Rick Cox of Muncie, Marlena (husband, Gary) Wray of Mt. Summit; fourteen great grandchildren; twenty-one great-great grandchildren; four sisters, Leora Fannin of New Castle, Stella Schmidt of Orange, SC, Irene Conley of Muncie and Edna Goldsberry of Brandon, FL; brother, Ernie DeHart of AL; several nieces and nephews.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ezra Cox on October 4, 1996; son, Paul Richard Cox in 2012; sisters, Viola DeHart and Clona DeHart; brothers, Clifford, Oscar and Roy DeHart; son-in-law, Rev. Robert Elkins.

"Services will be at 2:00 PM Thursday, February 14, 2013 at The Sanctuary of New Castle with Pastor Jeffrey Jaco officiating. Burial will follow in South Mound Cemetery-West Lawn Addition. Friends may call from 12:00 – 2:00 prior to the service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to The Sanctuary, 2208 Broad Street, New Castle, IN 47362. You may express condolences or share a memory of Ona at www.hinsey-brown.com.

"To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Ona E. Cox please visit our Sympathy Store."

On page 13 of the 1920 census for District 227 (Wagoner) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated January 19, 1920), Boon Dehart is listed as the head of the household for house #1, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Anna (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22), Clifford (son, born in Kentucky, age 5 years 11 months), Leora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 9 months), and Oney (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 months). They are living next to Anna's parents.

On page 11 of the 1930 census for District 67-17 (Monroe Township) in Putnam County, Indiana (dated April 15, 1940), Boone Dehart is listed as the head of the household for house #134, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 18, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Anna (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 33), Clifford (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Leora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Ona (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Stella (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Oscar (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Roy (son, born in Indiana, age 3 years 6 months).

On page 24 of the 1940 census for District 33-31 (Prairie) in Henry County, Indiana (dated May 1, 1940), Ezra Cox is listed as the head of the household for house #260, he's a machinist in an auto factory, born in Kentucky, he was living in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, in 1935, he has 4 years of high school, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Ona (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in New Castle in 1935, 7th grade education, age 21), Hilda (daughter, born in Indiana, age 7), and Robert (son, born in Indiana, age 3).

    The children of EZRA COX and ONA DEHART are:

    1. HILDA M. COX, b. 1933, Indiana, m. ROBERT ELKINS.
    2. ROBERT L. COX, b. 1937, Indiana, m. THERESA M. (unknown last name).
    3. PAUL RICHARD COX, b. December 31, 1941, New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, d. June 13, 2012, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, buried in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, m. NELL HOOTS, daughter of WAYMAN HOOTS and MARY (unknown last name), August 4, 1961.
      Notes: According to his obituary found on findagrave.com, Paul Richard Cox (age 70), son of the Ezra and Ona DeHart Cox, was retired from Chrysler Corporation of New Castle, and was a resident of New Castle. He was born December 31, 1941 in New Castle, died June 13, 2012 in AMG Specialty Hospital in Muncie, following an extended illness, and was buried in South Mound Cemetery-West Lawn Addition. He was preceded in death by his father in 1996; his paternal grandparents, Edward Cox and Mary Cox Fannin; 1 brother-in-law, Robert Elkins; and his maternal grandparents, Daniel Boone and Anna DeHart. He was survived by his mother, Ona Cox (of New Castle); his wife of 50 years, Nell Hoots Cox, whom he married August 4, 1961; 1 son, Richard Alan Cox (Muncie), 1 daughter, Marlena G. (Gary) Wray (New Castle); 1 brother, Robert (Theresa) Cox (New Castle); 1 sister, Hilda Elkins (Barberton, Ohio); his father & mother-in-law, Wayman and Mary Hoots (New Castle); 1 sister-in-law, Judy Hoots-Ping; 6 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.







EVA MAE COX, daughter of MARY JANE FERGUSON and EDWARD COX, was born August 10, 1915 in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, died March 31, 1999 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, and is buried in Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. She married ALFRED KELLY "KELLY" THAXTON, son of CHARLES B. THAXTON and THELMA ORME. He was born April 4, 1916 in Mount Olivet, Robertson County, Kentucky, died November 6, 2008 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, and is buried in Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Notes: According to her death certificate, Eva Mae Cox Thaxton died March 31, 1999 at home in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, from lung cancer. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Morehead, Kentucky, her birth date as August 10, 1915, her marital status as married, her husband as Alfred Kelly Thaxton, her parents as Edward Cox and Mary Ferguson, the informant as Alfred K. Thaxton, and the burial place as Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Eva M. Thaxton was born August 10, 1915, and died March 31, 1999. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

According to his death certificate, Alfred Kelly Thaxton died November 6, 2008 in Community Hospital South in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, from "V.T.I." due to "B.P.H." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Mount Olivet, Kentucky, his birth date as April 4, 1916, his marital status as widowed, his occupation as advertising and display for a gas and utility company, his parents as Charles B. Thaxton and Thelma Orme, the informant as his daughter, Brenda Baker, of Corona, California, and the burial place as Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Alfred Kelly Thaxton was born April 4, 1916, and died November 5, 2008. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Anaheim, Orange County, California.

On pages 12 & 13 of the 1920 census for District 222 (Mount Olivet) in Robertson County, Kentucky (dated January 15, 17, & 19, 1920), Charlie Thaxton is listed as the head of the household for house #110, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Thelma (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 20), Kelly (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 3 months), Charls S. [sic] (son, born in Kentucky, age 11 months), and Tilda (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 64).

On page 13 of the 1930 census for District 101-4 (Mount Olivet) in Robertson County, Kentucky (dated April 19, 1930), Charlie Thaxton is listed as the head of the household for house #181, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Thelma (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 14, age 30), Kelly (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Charles (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Roy (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 7 of the 1940 census for District 81-5 (Maysville) in Mason County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1940), Kelley Thaxton is listed as the head of the household for house #69, he's a machinist for a bicycle parts factory, born in Kentucky, he was living in Mt. Olivet, Robertson County, Kentucky, in 1935, he has 4 years of high school, and he's 23 years old. Also listed is Eva (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in Elliotsville, Rowan County, Kentucky, in 1935, she has 2 years of college, age 24).

    The child of EVA COX and KELLY THAXTON is:

    1. BRENDA THAXTON, m. (unknown first name) BAKER







ERNIE MERLE "INA" COX, daughter of MARY JANE FERGUSON and EDWARD COX, was born January 11, 1918 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died December 7, 2015, and is buried in Sunset Memorial Park in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico. She married JAMES ELVIS FAIRCHILD, son of VASCO E. FAIRCHILD and NELLIE E. YOUNG, February 15, 1937 in Rush County, Indiana. He was born July 16, 1915 in Albany, Clinton County, Kentucky, died March 17, 1988, and is buried in Sunset Memorial Park in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico.

Notes: According to his death certificate, Vasco Fairchild died June 12, 1923 in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, from meningitis and measles. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as June 14, 1893, his marital status as married, his wife as Nellie Fairchild, his occupation as farmer, his parents as James Fairchild (b. Kentucky) and Emmie Taylor (b. Kentucky), the informant as Thomas Smith of New Castle, and the burial place as Burnside, Kentucky.

According to their marriage certificate, Nellie Young Fairchild (employed at a piano factory, b. March 29, 1898, Kentucky, resident of New Castle, 2nd marriage, 1st marriage ended in death on June 12, 1923), daughter of Elvis Young (deceased) and Ermine Speck Young (b. Tennessee, resident of New Castle), married Martin McKinney (laborerb. December 8, 1896, Tennessee, resident of New Castle, son of E. A. McKinney (b. Tennessee, deceased) and Beulah Pittman (b. Kentucky, deceased), on November 1, 1924 in Henry County, Indiana.

According to her death certificate, Nellie E. Young died March 30, 1985 in Henry County Memorial Hospital in New Castle, Henry County, Indiana from a cerebral vascular accident. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as March 29, 1898, her marital status as widowed, her parents as Joseph Elvis Young and Lucy Emerine Speck, the informant as L. Allene Brown [Lucille Allene Fairchild Brown], and the burial place as South Mound Cemetery in New Castle.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ernie M. Cox was born January 11, 1918 in Elliott County to Mary Ferguson.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, James E. Fairchild was born July 16, 1917 in Clinton County to Nelly Young.

According to their marriage certificate, Ernie Merle Cox (b. January 11, 1916, Elliot County, Kentucky, resident of Rush County, Indiana, 1st marriage), daughter of Edward Cox (b. Elliott County, Kentucky, deceased) and Mary Ferguson (b. Kentucky, resident of Elliotsville, Kentucky), married James E. Fairchild (machinist, b. July 16, 1915, Kentucky, resident of New Castle, Indiana, 1st marriage), son of Vascoe Fairchild (b. Kentucky, deceased) and Nellie Young (b. Kentucky, resident of New Castle), on February 15, 1937 in Rush County, Indiana.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Ernie Merle Fairchild was born in 1918, and that James Elvis Fairchild lived from 1917 to 1988, and was buried in Sunset Memorial Park in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico. Son Larry was buried there as well.

Her obituary, found online:

"Ernie Merle Fairchild, affectionately known by everyone as “Grandma Ernie,” peacefully passed away Dec. 7, 2015, at the age of 97.

"Ernie was born Jan. 11, 1918, in Kentucky to Edward and Mary Jane Cox. On Feb. 15, 1937, she married her sweetheart, James Fairchild. Together they had four children: Larry, Robert, Beverly Sue and Sandy. In her later years, she was adopted by two special friends, Ramon Franco and Maria Perez, who lovingly watched over her after her husband of 51 years passed away in 1988. She loved them both like her own children.

"Grandma Ernie loved people. She would light up with that beautiful smile anytime anyone came to visit. She had a way of making everyone feel loved. Grandma loved gardening and flowers. She had quite a green thumb. We always had a garden and a yard full of beautiful flowers. Ernie also had a way with animals. She really loved her pets and they loved her. In her later years, her very best buddy was a little cocker spaniel named Roxie. They faithfully watched over each other.

"When Grandma was around 90, she was employed by SunPumps as its official paper-wadding expert. We shipped many a package securely wrapped with her packing material.

"The family will always be grateful to Ramon, Maria and her grandson, David Fairchild, for all the love and support they were to Grandma in her later years. We are also grateful for all the kind people at the Care Center and their many acts of kindness.

"Grandma Ernie will be remembered for her beautiful smile, for her kindness and the deep gratitude she always expressed when anyone helped her.

"She is survived by: her two daughters, Beverly Sue Conner and Sandy Allen; her eight grandchildren, Elaine Thomas, Misty Tolson, Chris, Jeff and David Fairchild, Gina Couillard, Michael Conner and Stacy Karkula; and her 20 great-grandchildren.

"She was preceded in death by: her husband, James; her two sons, Larry and Bob; two grandchildren, Larry and James Allen; and her great-grandson, John John Fairchild.

"Grandma Ernie was special to us all and will be greatly missed.

"Services are under the direction of McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel and Crematory."

According to Social Security death record transcripts, James E. Fairchild was born July 16, 1917, and died March 17, 1988. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Indiana, and his last place of residence was in Safford, Graham County, Arizona.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, James Elvis Fairchild was born July 16, 1917 in Albany, Kentucky, and died March 17, 1988. His parents are listed as Vasco E. Fairchild and Nellie E. Young.

On page 14 of the 1920 census for District 58 (Hayes) in Clinton County, Kentucky (dated January 19 & 20), 1920), Vasco E. Fairchild is listed as the head of the household for house #142, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Nellie (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Tennessee, age 21), Lucile Aileen (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 1 month), and James E. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 6 month [hard to read]).

On page 19 of the 1930 census for District 33-31 (Prairie Township) in Henry County, Indiana (dated April 23, 1930), Martin McKinney is listed as the head of the household for house #233, he's a laborer in a furniture factory, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 29, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Nellie (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Illinois, first married at 27, age 32), James (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), Kendrick (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9), and Allene (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15).

On page 2 of the 1940 census for District 33-31 (Prairie) in Henry County, Indiana (dated April 4, 1940), James Fairchild is listed as the head of the household for house #19, he's a machinist in an auto factory, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Henry County, Indiana, in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 22 years old. Also listed are Ina (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Rowan County, Kentucky, in 1935, 4 years of high school, age 22), and Larry Lee (son, born in Indiana, age 0 months).

    The children of INA COX and JAMES FAIRCHILD are:

    1. LARRY LEE FAIRCHILD, b. 1940, Indiana, d. November 1976, buried in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico.
    2. ROBERT FAIRCHILD.
    3. BEVERLY SUE FAIRCHILD, m. (unknown first name) CONNER.
    4. SANDY FAIRCHILD, m. (unknown first name) ALLEN.







ELIJAH C. EVANS, son of MARTHA "PATSY" CANTRELL and WILSON EVANS, was born March 9, 1859 in Morgan County, Kentucky, died April 18, 1946 in Ohio, and is buried in Bear Creek Cemetery in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. He married DARINDA J. "RINDA" BANDY, daughter of WILLIAM BANDY and SARAH E. HOWARD, about 1888. She was born in February of 1868 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died February 24, 1934 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Evans Cemetery in Elliott County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to their marriage certificate, William Bandy married Sarah Howard on April 18, 1866 in Gallia County, Ohio.

According to Kentucky birth records, Elijah Evans was born March 9, 1859 in Morgan County to William Evans and Martha Cantrill.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Elijah C. Evans was buried in Bear Creek Cemetery in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, and Darinda Evans was buried in Evans Cemetery in Elliott County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Elijah C. Evans died April 18, 1946.

According to her death certificate, Rinda B. Evans died February 24, 1934 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Paralysis?" Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her age as 65 years 11 months 2 days, her marital status as married, her husband as Lige Evans, her occupation as invalid, her parents as William Bandy (b. Elliott County) and Sarah Howard (b. Elliott County), and the informant as James Evans of Sandy Hook.

On page 34 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 24, 1870), William Bandy is listed as the head of the household for house #201, he's a farmer, born in Ohio, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Sarah (born in Kentucky, age 27), Mary A. (born in Ohio, age 6), James A. (born in Ohio, age 4), Darinda (born in Ohio, age 2), and George H. (born in July of 1869 in Kentucky, age 11 months).

On page 11 of the 1880 census for District 20 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 7, 1880), William Bandy is listed as the head of the household for house #79, he's a farmer, born in Ohio, parents born in Virginia, he has a wounded foot, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Sarah E. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 37), Mary A. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), James A. (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Marinda J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), George H. (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Lucy C. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), John E. (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Abigail (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 31 of the 1900 census for District 16 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 21, 1900), Elijah Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #298, he's a farmer, born in March of 1859 in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, married for 11 years, and he's 41 years old. Also listed are Rinda (wife, born in February of 1869 in Kentucky, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, married for 11 years, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 31), James R. (son, born in November of 1889 in Kentucky, age 10), Maudie A. (daughter, born in April of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), and Mary B. (daughter, born in April of 1893 in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 6 of the 1910 census for District 34 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1910), Elijah Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #39, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Darinda (wife, born in Ohio, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 42), James (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Maud (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Beula (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), and Belle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (undated), Elijah Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #10, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, and he's 61 years old. Also listed are Wrenda (wife, born in Ohio, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, age 51), James (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 30), Maude (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 27), Beulah (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Della (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15).

On page 25 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1930), Elijah Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #249, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 29, and he's 72 years old. Also listed are DeRinda (wife, born in Ohio, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 22), and James (son, divorced, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, first married at 29, age 40).

On page 13 of the 1940 census for District 57-31 (Madison Township) in Montgomery, Ohio (dated April 30, 1940), Oscar Crago is listed as the head of the household for house #126, he's working for Frigidaire, born in Ohio, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Maude (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 49), Floid (son, born in Ohio, age 15), Bryd (son, born in Ohio, age 12), and Elija Evans (father-in-law, widowed, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 82).

    The children of ELIJAH EVANS and RINDA BANDY are:

    1. JAMES ROY EVANS, b. November 18, 1889, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. December 21, 1942, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, m. (1) (unknown), m. (2) JESSIE B. ADKINS.
    2. MAUDE A. EVANS, b. April 27, 1891, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. December 15, 1993, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. OSCAR CYRUS CRAGO.
    3. MARY B. EVANS, b. April 1893, Kentucky, d. March 3, 1972, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. ELMER VOLNEY MANNING.
    4. BEULAH VESTA EVANS, b. February 23, 1902, Kentucky, d. August 5, 1990, Trotwood, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. HOWARD FLANERY.
    5. DELLA BELLE EVANS, b. 1904, Kentucky.







JAMES ROY EVANS, son of ELIJAH C. EVANS and DARINDA J. "RINDA" BANDY, was born November 18, 1889 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, died December 21, 1942 in Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Evans Cemetery in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky. He married (1) (unknown). He married (2) JESSIE B. ADKINS, daughter of ASBERRY ADKINS and QUEENIE LEVISA WHITT. She was born January 30, 1895 in Kentucky, and died March 22, 1970 in Middletown, Butler County, Ohio.

Notes: According to his death certificate, Asberry Adkins died February 23, 1929 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, from influenza. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as April 21, 1852, his marital status as married, his wife as Queenie Adkins, his parents as Wes Adkins (b. Virginia) and Polly Ann Whitt (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Sanford Adkins.

According to her death certificate, Levisah Whitt Adkins died September 25, 1948 in rural Elliott County, Kentucky, from bronchial pneumonia due to a cerebral hemorrhage. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her birth date as April 12, 1864, her marital status as widowed, her husband as Asberry Adkins, her usual place of residence as Martinsburg, Elliot County, her parents as Meredith Whitt (b. Elliott County) and Jane Chrisp [Jane Crisp] (b. Elliott County), the informant as Floyd D. Adkins of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, and the burial place as Adkins Cemetery.

When James Roy Evans' World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917, he stated that he was a farmer working for his father in Big Stone, Kentucky, that he was single, and that he was born November 18, 1890 in Elliott County, Kentucky. He was found to be tall, of medium build, and he had brown eyes and black hair.

When James R. Evans' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, he stated that he was working of the W.P.A and was self-employed, that the person who would always know his address was Jessie Evans of Sandy Hook, and that he was born November 18, 1889 in Elliott County. He was found to be 5 feet 10 inches tall, he weighed 147 pounds, and he had brown eyes, black hair, and a dark complexion.

According to his death certificate, James R. Evans died December 21, 1942 in rural Elliott County, Kentucky, from chronic endocarditis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as November 18, 1889, his marital status as married, his wife as Jessie Evans (age 47), his usual place of residence as Martinsburg, Elliott County, his parents as Elijah Evans (b. Elliott County) and Rinda Bandy (b. Elliott County), the informant as Jessie Evans of Sandy Hook, and the burial place as the home cemetery.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, James Roy Evans was born November 18, 1890 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky. His parents are listed as Elijah Evans and Rinda Bandy.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, James R. Evans died December 21, 1942 in Elliott County at the age of 53. He was living in Elliott County at the time of his death.

On January 9, 1943, Jessie Evans of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, filled out an application for a veteran headstone for James Roy Evans. On that application it shows that James served from April 30, 1918 to April 17, 1919, and was honorably discharged. He served as a private in Bat. A. 134th F.A. It also shows that he died December 21, 1942, and was buried in Evans Cemetery in Sandy Hook.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Jessie Evans was born January 30, 1895, and died in March of 1970. She received her Social Security card in 1965 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Middletown, Butler County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Jessie B. Evans was born about 1895, and died March 22, 1970 in Middletown Hospital in Middletown, Butler County, at the age of 75. She was widowed and living in Middletown at the time of her death.

On page 25 of the 1900 census for District 16 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 16, 1900), Asberry Adkins is listed as the head of the household for house #226, he's a farmer, born in April of 1858 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 16 years, and he's 42 years old. Also listed are Levisa (wife, born in April of 1865 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 16 years, she's given birth to 6 children and 5 are still living, age 35), Linda A. [Linda Alice] (daughter, born in July of 1884 in Kentucky, age 15), Russel (son, born in October of 1886 in Kentucky, age 13), Floyd (son, born in July of 1889 in Kentucky, age 10), Jessie (daughter, born in December of 1894 in Kentucky, age 5), and Sanford (son, born in March of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 21 of the 1910 census for District 34 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated May 2, 1910), Asberry Adkins is listed as the head of the household for house #174, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 26 years, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are Leveciy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 26 years, she's given birth to 7 children and 6 are still living, age 46), Russell (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 23), Floyd (son, married, born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 0 years, age 20), Mary Adkins (daughter-in-law, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she hasn't had any children, age 22), Jesse (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Sanford (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Nancy (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Alice Mays (daughter, widowed, born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 25), Ruby May Mays (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4), and Harvey Mays (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (undated), Asberry Adkins is listed as the head of the household for house #15, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 62 years old. Also listed area Queenie (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Arkansas, age 53), Russel (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 33), Jesse (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 24), Sanford (son, born in Kentucky, age 20), and Harve Adkins (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12).

On page 25 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1930), Elijah Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #249, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 29, and he's 72 years old. Also listed are DeRinda (wife, born in Ohio, father born in Ohio, mother born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 22), and James (son, divorced, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, first married at 29, age 40).

On page 28 of the 1940 census for District 32-3 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated May 9, 1940), James Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #239, 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 50 years old. Also listed are Jessie (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 45), Pauline (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Arlene (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Russel (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Madeline (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

    The children of JAMES EVANS and JESSIE ADKINS are:

    1. QUEENIE PAULINE EVANS, b. May 26, 1932, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. May 4, 1996, Rowan County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) LEWIS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Queenie P. Evans was born May 26, 1932 in Elliott County to Jesse Adkins.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Queenie P. Lewis was born May 26, 1932, and died May 4, 1996. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Queenie Pauline Evans Lewis was born May 26, 1932 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died May 4, 1996. Her parents are listed as Jas. R. Evans and Jessie B. Adkins.
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Queenie P. Lewis died May 4, 1996 in Rowan County at the age of 63. She was living in Rowan County at the time of her death.
    2. NANCY ARLENE "ARLENE" EVANS, b. January 25, 1934, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. July 21, 2006, m. (1) (unknown first name), CARTER, m. (2) (unknown first name) DANNER, m. (3) (unknown first name) MITCHELL.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Nancy A. Evans was born January 25, 1934 in Elliott County to Jessie Adkins.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Arlene C. Mitchell was born January 25, 1934, and died July 21, 2006. She received her Social Security card in 1951-1952, and her last place of residence was in Franklin, Warren County, Ohio.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Nancy Arlene Carter was born January 25, 1932 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died July 21, 2006. Her name was listed as Nancy Arlene Carter in June of 1951, as Nancy Arlene Danner in June of 1956, as Arlene Carter in June of 1971, as Arlene Carter Mitchell in February of 1973, and her parents are listed as James R. Evans and Jessie Adkins.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Arlene Evans Carter Mitchell was born January 25, 1934, and died July 21, 2006 at the age of 72. Her father's surname is listed as Evans, her mother's maiden name as Adkins, and she was widowed and living in Franklin, Warren County, at the time of her death.
    3. JAMES RUSSELL EVANS, b. December 25, 1935, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. April 20, 1953, Grayson, Carter County, Kentucky, buried in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, James R. Evans was born December 25, 1935 in Elliott County to Jessie Adkins.
      According to his death certificate, James Russell Evans died April 20, 1953 in Stovell Memorial Hospital in Grayson, Carter County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Concussion of brain" due to an automobile accident. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Sandy Hook, Kentucky, his birth date as December 25, 1935, his marital status as never married, hi place of residence as Ruin, Elliott County, Kentucky, his occupation as farmer, his parents as James Russell Evans [sic] and Jessie Adkins, the informant as Jessie Evans, and the burial place as Adkins Cemetery in Sandy Hook.
    4. MADELINE EVANS, b. February 9, 1938, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. March 29, 2014, Middletown, Butler County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) COX.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Madeline Evans was born February 9, 1938 in Elliott County to Jessie Adkins.
      According to her obituary found online, Madeline Cox was a resident of Middletown, Ohio. She was born February 9, 1938, and died March 29, 2014.







MAUDE A. EVANS, daughter of ELIJAH C. EVANS and DARINDA J. "RINDA" BANDY, was born April 27, 1891 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died December 15, 1993 in Montgomery County, Ohio. She married OSCAR CYRUS CRAGO, son of JOHN W. CRAGO and FLORENCE A. REED, about 1922. He was born February 14, 1893 in Harrison Township, Vinton County, Ohio, died September 13, 1952, and is buried in Bear Creek Cemetery in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

Notes: On page 3479 of the book “Ohio Soldiers in WWI 1917-1918” it says:

 
CRAGO, OSCAR C.,
  435910, White,
    1737 Lagonda Ave.,
      Springfield, O.
 
 
  NA Springfield, O. Mch 13/18. Br Gillespieville, O.
25 1/12 yrs. CAC Sandy Hook to Aug 14/18; Aug
Aut Repl Draft Sandy Hook Ft Hancock NJ to
Sept 14/18; Btry D. 53 Arty CAC to disch. Pvt.
Meuse-Argonne; Defensive Sector. AEF Aug
17/18 to Mch 11/19. Hon disch Apr 4/19.

According to Ohio birth record transcripts, Oscar C. Crago was born February 14, 1893 in Harrison, Vinton County, to John W. Crago and F. A. Reed.

When Oscar C. Crago's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, he stated that he stated that he was a laborer for the government in St. Xavier, Montana, that he was single, and that he was born February 14, 1893 in Ohio. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and brown hair.

When Oscar Cyrus Crago's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 26, 1942 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, he stated that he was working for Frigidaire in Dayton, that the person who would always know his address was Maude E. Crago of Dayton, and that he was born February 14, 1893 in Vinton County, Ohio. He was found to be 5 feet 9 inches tall, he weighed 200 pounds, and that he had blue eyes, gray hair, a ruddy complexion, and a scar on the left side of his face.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Maude E. Crago was born April 27, 1891, and died December 15, 1993. She received her Social Security card in 1973 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Maude Evans Crago was born April 27, 1891 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died December 15, 1993. Her name was listed as Maude E. Crago on May 12, 1972, and her parents are listed as Elijah Evans and Rinda Bandy.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Maude Evans Crago was born April 27, 1891 in Kentucky, and died January 1, 1994 in a long-term care facility in Montgomery County at the age of 102. Her father’s surname is listed as Evans, her mother’s maiden name as Bandy, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Oscar C. Crago was buried in Bear Creek Cemetery in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. No headstone photos are provided.

According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Oscar C. Crago was born February 14, 1893 in Vinton County, Ohio, and died September 13, 1952.

On pages 7 & 8 of the 1900 census for District 109 (Harrison Township) in Vinton County, Ohio (dated June 7, 1900), John W. Crago is listed as the head of the household for house #72, he’s a farmer, born in February of 1853 in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, married for 16 years, and he’s 47 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in May of 1861 in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, married for 16 years, she’s given birth to 8 children and all are still living, age 39), Ivy M. (daughter, born in February of 1884 in Ohio, age 16), Isaac C. (son, born in September of 1885 in Ohio, age 14), Nancy J. (daughter, born in November of 1889 in Ohio, age 10), Oscar C. (son, born in February of 1892 in Ohio, age 8), Esta H. (daughter, born in October of 1895 in Ohio, age 4), and John H. (son, born in April of 1898 in Ohio, age 2).

On page 13 of the 1920 census for District 50 (Springfield Township) in Clark County, Ohio (dated January 8, 1920), Lewis W. Hanner is listed as the head of the household for house #81, he’s a foreman in a factory, born in Ohio, father born in Germany, mother born in Ohio, and he’s 45 years old. Also listed are Mary E. (wife, born in Indiana, parents born in Indiana, age 41), Hazel (daughter, single, stenographer, born in Illinois, age 21), and Oscar Crago (lodger, laborer in a factory, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, age 25).

On page 1 of the 1930 census for District 57-194 (Madison Township) in Montgomery, Ohio (dated April 2, 1930), Oscar C. Crago is listed as the head of the household for house #8, he’s a millwright for an electric refrigerator company, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, first married at age 29, and he’s 37 years old. Also listed are Maude E. (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Ohio, first married at 30, age 38), Floyd (son, born in Ohio, age 6), Boyd E. (son, born in Ohio, age 2 years 3 months), and Zella M. Flanery [sic] (niece, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7). Zella Flannery was the daughter of Maude's sister, Beulah.

On page 13 of the 1940 census for District 57-31 (Madison Township) in Montgomery, Ohio (dated April 30, 1940), Oscar Crago is listed as the head of the household for house #126, he's working for Frigidaire, born in Ohio, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Maude (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 49), Floid (son, born in Ohio, age 15), Boyd (son, born in Ohio, age 12), and Elija Evans (father-in-law, widowed, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 82).

    The children of MAUDE EVANS and OSCAR CRAGO are:

    1. OSCAR FLOYD “FLOYD” CRAGO, b. December 18, 1923, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, d. June 18, 1996, Kettering, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. (unknown).
      Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Floyd Crago was born December 18, 1923, and died June 18, 1996. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Deland, Volusia County, Florida.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Oscar Floyd Crago was born December 18, 1923 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, and died June 18, 1996. His parents are listed as Maude Evans and Oscar C. Crago.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Floyd Crago was born December 18, 1923 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, and died June 18, 1996 at home in Kettering, Montgomery County, at the age of 72. His father’s surname is listed as Crago, his mother’s maiden name as Evans, and he was married at the time of his death.
    2. BOYD EVAN CRAGO, b. March 11, 1928, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, d. May 12, 1995, Kettering, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Boyd E. Crago was born December 18, 1923, and died May 12, 1995. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Boyd Evan Crago was born March 11, 1928 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, and died May 12, 1995. His parents are listed as Maude Evans and Oscar C. Crago.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Boyd E. Crago was born March 11, 1928 in Dayton, Montgomery County, and died May 12, 1995 in Kettering Medical Center in Kettering, Montgomery County, at the age of 67. His father’s surname is listed as Crago, his mother’s maiden name as Evans, and he was married at the time of his death.







MARY B. EVANS, daughter of ELIJAH C. EVANS and DARINDA J. "RINDA" BANDY, was born in April of 1893 in Kentucky, and died March 3, 1972 in Montgomery County, Ohio. She married ELMER VOLNEY MANNING, son of WILLIAM J. MANNIN and RACHEL THORNSBERRY, about 1913. He was born February 19, 1887 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died in December of 1970 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to her death certificate, Rachel Thornsberry Mannin died January 20, 1935 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Tubercular Abcess in Hip joint." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as May 9, 1865, her marital status as married, her parents as James Thorsnberry (b. Kentucky) and Anna Collins (b. Kentucky), the informant as William Mannin of Sandy Hook, and the burial place as Mannin Private Burail Grounds.

When Elmer Mannin's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Elliott County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer at home in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, that he was married and had 3 children, and that he was born December 19, 1887 in Sandy Hook. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and brown hair.

When Elmer Volney Manning's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, he stated that he was self-employed in Sandy Hook, that the person who would always know his address was Mary Manning of Sandy Hook, and that he was born February 19, 1887 in Elliott County. He was found to be 5 feet 8 inches tall, he weighed 165 pounds, and he had blue eyes, gray hair, a ruddy complexion, and a scar on his left wrist.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Mary B. Manning was born about 1894, and died March 3, 1972 at home in Montgomery County at the age of 78. She was widowed at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Elmer Manning was born February 19, 1887, and died in December of 1970. He received his Social Security card in 1954 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.

On page 28 of the 1900 census for District 16 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 19, 1900), Wm. Manin is listed as the head of the household for house #256, he’s a farmer, born in October of 1860 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 18 years, and he’s 39 years old. Also listed are Rachel (wife, born in May of 1865 in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, married for 18 years, she’s given birth to 5 children and 4 are still living, age 35), Elmer V. (son, born in February of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Rutha (daughter, born in May of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Wm. (son, born in February of 1893 in Kentucky, age 7), John C. (son, born in May of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2).

On pages 13 & 14 of the 1910 census for District 34 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 25, 1910), William J. Mannin is listed as the head of the household for house #110, he’s a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 27 years old, and he’s 50 years old. Also listed are Rachel (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she’s given birth to 7 children and 5 are still living, age 45), Elmer (son, born in Kentucky, age 23), Rutha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), William (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Cutter (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Olie B. (son, born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 8 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated January 5, 1920), Elmer Mannin is listed as the head of the household for house #45, he’s a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he’s 32 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 26), Burlin (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Edna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Maude (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 5 months), and Gertrude (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 12 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1930), Elmer V. Manning is listed as the head of the household for house #94, he’s a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 26, and he’s 43 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 36), Vernon (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Edna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Maude (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Gertrude (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Beulah M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 29 of the 1940 census for District 32-3 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated May 9 & 10, 1940), Elmer Mannin is listed as the head of the household for house #246, he’s a farmer, born in Kentucky, he’s living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he’s 53 years old. Also listed are Mary (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 46), Vernon (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, 3 years of college, age 27), Edna (daughter, single, school teacher, born in Kentucky, 4 years of college, age 25), Gertrude (daughter, single, certifying agent for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, 2 years of college, age 22), and Beulah (daughter, born in Kentucky, 2 years of college, age 19).

    The children of MARY EVANS and ELMER MANNING are:

    1. VERNON MANNING, b. December 7, 1913, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Vernon Mannin was born December 7, 1913 in Elliott County to Mary Evans.
    2. EDNA DALENA MANNING, b. December 24, 1914, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. July 15, 2005, Beavercreek, Greene County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) GILBERT.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edna D. Manning was born December 24, 1914 in Elliott County to Mary Evans.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Edna Dalena Manning Gilbert was born December 24, 1914, and died July 15, 2005 in a nursing home at the age of 90. Her father's surname is listed as Manning, her mother's maiden name as Evans, her place of residence as Beavercreek, Greene County, and she was widowed at the time of her death.
    3. MAUDE L. MANNING, b. February 1, 1917, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. December 29, 2003, Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) CLAY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Maude L. Manning was born February 1, 1917 in Elliott County to Mary Evans.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Maude M. Clay was born February 1, 1917, and died December 29, 2003. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Maude Manning Clay was born February 1, 1917 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died December 29, 2003. Her name was listed as Maude Manning Clay in July of 1951, and her parents are listed as Mary Evans and Elmer Manning.
    4. EDITH GERTRUDE MANNING, b. April 21, 1918, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. February 24, 2007, Flemingsburg, Fleming County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) HOWARD.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edith G. Mann was born April 21, 1918 in Elliott County to Mary Evans.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Gertrude Howard was born April 21, 1918, and died February 24, 2007. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Flemingsburg, Fleming County, Kentucky.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Edith Gertrude Manning Howard was born April 21, 1918 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died February 24, 2007. Her name was listed as Edith Gertrude Howard in October of 1948, and her parents are listed as Mary Evans and Elmer Manning.
    5. BEULAH M. MANNING, b. June 1, 1920, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Beulah M. Mann was born June 1, 1920 in Elliott County to Mary Evans.







BEULAH VESTA EVANS, daughter of ELIJAH C. EVANS and DARINDA J. "RINDA" BANDY, was born February 23, 1902 in Kentucky, and died August 5, 1990 in Trotwood, Montgomery County, Ohio. She married HOWARD FLANERY, son of JACOB W. FLANERY and DOLLIE HOWARD. He was born about 1901 in Kentucky.

Notes: According to his death certificate, Jacob W. Flanery died July 31, 1946 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, from coronary heart disease. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as February 19, 1864, his marital status as married, his wife as Stella Flanery, his usual place of residence as Sndy Hook, his occupation as farmer, his parents as William Weddington and Brillas Hunter, the informant as May Lytten of New Boston, Ohio, and the burial place as Elliott County.

According to her death certificate, Dollie Howard Flanery died September 20, 1932 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, from heart trouble. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her birth date as October 1, 1866, her marital status as married, her parents as Jesse K. Howard (b. Elliott County) and Lockie Adkins (b. Elliott County), the informant as J. W. Flanery of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, and the burial place as Flanery Private Burial Grounds.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Beulah V. Flanery was born February 23, 1902, and died August 5, 1990. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Beulah Vesta Evans Flanery was born February 23, 1902 in Kentucky, and died August 5, 1990 at home in Trotwood, Montgomery County, at the age of 88. Her father's surname is listed as Evans, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Howard Flanery lived from June 12, 1901 to February 1, 1937, and was buried in Flanery Cemetery #2 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky. No photos are provided and this information couldn't be veried.

On page 24 of the 1910 census for District 152 (Morehead) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated May 3, 1910), Jacob Flauney is listed as the head of the household for house #219, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 23 years, and he's 46 years old. Also listed are Dolly (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 10 children and are still living, age 43), Mae (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), Ferrol (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Ernest (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Denver D. (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Howard (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), and George (son, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 6 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated January 3, 1920), Jake W. Flannery is listed as the head of the household for house #24, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Dolla (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 53), Ernest (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 24), Denver (son, born in Kentucky, age 20), Howard (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), George (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Vernon B. (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Bessie Flannery (niece, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), Fern Williams (daughter, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, age 26), Robert B. Williams (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 2 years 5 months), and John P. Williams (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8 months).

On page 1 of the 1930 census for District 57-154 (Jefferson Township) in Montgomery County, Ohio (undated), Beulah Flannery is found working as a waitress in the National Military Home. She's married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 19, and she's 28 years old.

On page 1 of the 1930 census for District 57-194 (Madison Township) in Montgomery, Ohio (dated April 2, 1930), Oscar C. Crago is listed as the head of the household for house #8, he’s a millwright for an electric refrigerator company, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, first married at age 29, and he’s 37 years old. Also listed are Maude E. (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Ohio, first married at 30, age 38), Floyd (son, born in Ohio, age 6), Boyd E. (son, born in Ohio, age 2 years 3 months), and Zella M. Flanery (niece, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7).

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), Jacob W. Flanery is listed as the head of the household for house #16, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 66 years old. Also listed are Dollie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 62), Howard (son, married, farmer, born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 29), Vernon (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), and Cora Collins (servant, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15).

    The child of BEULAH EVANS and HOWARD FLANERY is:

    1. ZELLA MARIE FLANERY, b. April 27, 1922, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died April 14, 2005, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. (1) (unknown first name) HOWARD, m. (1) (unknown first name) BARKER.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Zella M. Flanery was born April 27, 1922 in Elliott County to Beulah Evans.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Zella Marie Flannery Howard Barker was born April 27, 1922 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died April 14, 2005. Her name was listed as Zella Marie Howard in October of 1938, as Zella Marie Barker on November 26, 2001, and her parents are listed as Beulah V. Evans and Howard Flannery.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Zella Flanery Barker was born April 27, 1923, and died April 14, 2005 in Dayton Heart Hospital at the age of 81. Her father's surname is listed as Flanery, her mother's maiden name as Evans, and she was widowed and living in Preble, Preble County, at the time of her death.







THOMAS EVANS, son of MARTHA "PATSY" CANTRELL and WILSON EVANS, was born April 19, 1861 in Morgan County, Kentucky, died March 13, 1933 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Tom Evans Cemetery in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky. He married (1) LYDIA JANE JARRELLS, daughter of GEORGE WASHINGTON JARRELLS and MAY JANE GRAY. She was born about 1868 in Kentucky. He married (2) ARIZONA "ARRA" MAYS, daughter of G. L. CLICK and FRANCES MAYS, about 1889. She was born February 15, 1872 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died July 10, 1942 in Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Tom Evans Cemetery in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky.

Notes: There is no proof that Thomas Evans and Lydia Jane Jarrells were married. Lydia's name was found on their daughter Ida's death certificate.

Arizona Mays parents weren't married.

According to Kentucky marriage records, G. W. Jarrell married May J. Gray on January 19, 1860 in Morgan County.

According to Kentucky birth records, Thomas Evans was born April 19, 1861 in Morgan County to Martha Cantrel (b. Kentucky) and Wilson Evans (b. Kentucky).

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Thomas Evans lived from February 23, 1861 to March 13, 1933, and was buried in Tom Evans Cemetery in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky, and that Arra Evans lived from February 15, 1872 to July 10, 1942, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to his death certificate, Thomas Evans died March 13, 1933 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, from Brights disease. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as February 23, 1861, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, his parents as Wilson Evans (b. Elliott County) and Patsy Cantrill (b. Johnson County), and the informant as Mary Lee Evans of Sandy Hook, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Thomas Evans died March 13, 1934 in Elliott County at the age of 72.

According to her death certificate, Ara Evans died July 10, 1942 in rural Elliott County, Kentucky, from lobar pneumonia and chronic myocarditis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her birth date as February 15, 1872, her marital status as widowed, her usual place of residence in rural Martinsburg, Elliott County, her parents as G. L. Click (b. Bigstone, Kentucky) and Frankie Mayse (b. Dew Drop, Kentucky), the informant as Ethel Fannin of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, and the burial place as Evans Cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ara Evans died July 10, 1942 in Elliott County at the age of 70. She was living in Elliott County at the time of her death.

On page 15 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 14, 1870), Washington Jarrel [indexed under "Jarrells"] is listed as the head of the household for house #82, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Jane (born in Kentucky, age 27), Lucy (born in Kentucky, age 9), Miles (born in Kentucky, age 7), Eliza (born in Kentucky, age 6), Susan (born in Kentucky, age 3), Jane (born in Kentucky, age 2), Judy (born in November of 1869 in Kentucky, age 7 months), and Mary Jarrel (housekeeper, born in Kentucky, age 24).

On page 16 of the 1880 census for District 20 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 10, 1880), Park Jarrells is listed as the head of the household for house #123, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, parents born in North Carolina, and he's 84 years old. Also listed are Jane (wife, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, age 83), Miles M. (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), Eliza A. (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 16), Manda S. [Manda Susan] (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 13), Lydia J. (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), Judy A. (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), and Easter W. (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 18 of the 1880 census for District 24 (Newfoundland) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 16, 1880), Frances Mays is listed as the head of the household for house #127, she's keeping house, single, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 42 years old. Also listed are Remberton G. Mays (son, laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), Arizona (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), and Lewis C. (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 27 of the 1900 census for District 16 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 18, 1900), Thos. Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #244, he's a farmer, born in February of 1861 in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, married for 10 years, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Arra [hard to read] (wife, born in February of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 10 years, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 28), Wilson (son, born in February of 1885 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), Ida (daughter, born in May of 1887 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), Charley (son, born in January of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10), Henry (son, born in December of 1891 in Kentucky, age 8), Nora (daughter, born in August of 1894 in Kentucky, age 5), and Doctor (son, born in August of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3).

On pages 6 & 7 of the 1910 census for District 34 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 20 & 21, 1910), Thomas Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #47, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 24 years, and he's 50 years old. Also listed are Arra (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 24 years, she's given birth to 9 children and all are still living, age 38), Ida (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 22), Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Nora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Dock (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Cora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), May (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Lewis (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Wilson (son, born in Kentucky, age 9 months).

On page 9 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated January 5, 1920), Thomas Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #52, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 58 years old. Also listed are Arra (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 48), Doc (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 22), Mary Lee (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Louis (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Adra (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Lincel Evans (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), and Sherman Evans (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7). Lincel and Sherman Evans were son Charles' children.

On page 24 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1930), Thomas Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #238, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 31, and he's 70 years old. Also listed are Iira (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 58), Dock (son, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 32), Mary L. (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 25), Louis (son, born in Kentucky, age 20), and Adyrone (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18).

On page 16 of the 1940 census for District 32-8 in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 17, 1940), Ira Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #133, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, she has no formal education, and she's 68 years old. Also listed are Doc (son, single, farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 42), Mary Lee (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 35), and Adyrone (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, no formal education, age 28).

    The child of THOMAS EVANS and (unknown) is:

    1. WILSON LEE EVANS, b. February 17, 1885, Elliott County, Kentucky, m. NANCY LEE "NANNIE" FANNIN.

    The child of THOMAS EVANS and LYDIA JARRELLS is:

    1. IDA ALICE EVANS, b. May 17, 1887, Kentucky, d. January 15, 1955, Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, buried in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois, m. JOHN EMBERRY FULTON.

    The children of THOMAS EVANS and ARRA MAYS are:

    1. CHARLES T. EVANS, b. January 25, 1889, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. August 7, 1958, Scioto County, Ohio, buried in Lucasville, Scioto County, Ohio, m. (1) MARTHA FOREST, m. (2) BARBARA CLICK, m. (3) IRENE JOHNSON.
    2. HENRY EVANS, b. December 1892, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. November 29, 1911, Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his death certificate, died November 29, 1911 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and the cause of death is listed as "Accidintal, due to gunshot wound" and "instant death." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as 1892, his age as 19, his parents as Thomas Evans (b. Elliott County) and Ira Mays (b. Elliott County), the informant as Jim Evans of Sandy Hook, and the burial place as Oppenheimer Graveyard [hard to read].
    3. NORA F. EVANS, b. August 18, 1894, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. July 14, 1935, Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Ruin, Elliott County, Kentucky, m. WESLEY R. ADKINS.
    4. DOCTOR "DOCK" EVANS, b. August 27, 1897, Kentucky, d. August 8, 1982, Rowan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Dock Evans was born August 27, 1897, and died in August of 1982. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Dock Evans died August 8, 1982 in Rowan County at the age of 84. He was living in Elliott County at the time of his death.
    5. CORA EVANS, b. May 25, 1901, Kentucky, d. February 23, 1919, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Cora Evans died February 23, 1919 in Elliott County, Kentucky, from cerebro spinal meningitis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as May 25, 1901, her marital status as single, her parents as Thomas Evans (b. Kentucky) and Arra Mays (b. Kentucky), the informant as Thomas Evans of Big Stone, Kentucky, and the burial place as Murl Mocaby Cemetery.
      Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of her headstone shows that Cora Evans lived from May 25, 1901 to February 24, 1919, and was buried in Tom Evans Cemetery in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky.
    6. MARY LEE EVANS, b. 1903, Kentucky.
    7. MAY EVANS, b. November 4, 1906, Kentucky, d. March 1, 1919, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, May Evans died February 15, 1919 in Elliott County, Kentucky, from measles and influenza. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as November 4, 1906, her age as 12 years 3 months 27 days, her parents as Thomas Evans (b. Kentucky) and Arra Mays (b. Kentucky), the informant as Thomas Evans of Big Stone, and the burial place as Murl Mocaby Cemetery. It also says that she was attended to by the doctor from February 15, 1919 to March 1, 1919, when she died at 5 a.m.
      Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of her headstone shows that May Evans lived from November 4, 1906 to March [hard to read day], 1919, and was buried in Tom Evans Cemetery in Newfoundland, Elliott County, Kentucky.
    8. LEWIS W. EVANS, b, June 13, 1908, Kentucky, d. January 15, 1989 Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Lewis W. Evans was born June 13, 1909, and died January 15, 1989. He received his Social Security card in 1954 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Lewis W. Evans died January 15, 1989 in Elliott County at the age of 79. He was living in Elliott County at the time of his death.
    9. WILSON EVANS, b. 1909, Kentucky.
    10. ADYRONE ELAINE EVANS, b. March 21, 1912, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. June 16, 1995, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Adyrone L. Evans was born March 21, 1912 in Elliott County to Arra Mays.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, Adyrone Evans was born March 21, 1912 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died June 16, 1995. Her parents are listed as Thomas Evans and Arra Mays.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Adyrone Elaine Evans was born March 21, 1912 in Kentucky, and died June 16, 1995 at home in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 83. Her father's surname is listed as Evans, her mother's maiden name as Mayes, and she was never married.







WILSON LEE EVANS, son of THOMAS EVANS and (unknown), was born February 17, 1885 in Elliott County, Kentucky. He married NANCY LEE "NANNIE" FANNIN, daughter of JASON R. FANNIN and SARAH A. ROWE. She was born August 14, 1896 in Kentucky, and died in December of 1967 in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida. Nannie Fannin married (2) EDWARD HOOD.

Notes: According to Ohio marriage record transcripts, Ester Fannin (b. about 1903, Kentucky), daughter of J. R. Fannin and Sarah Rowe, married Rufus Strait on October 16, 1923 in Lawrence County.

According to Ohio marriage record transcripts, Lucy Fannin (b. about 1904), daughter of Jason Fannin and Sarah Rowe, married Wardie Howard on October 7, 1925 in Lawrence County.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Dora G. Fannin was born June 16, 1918 in Boyd County to Sarah Roe.

According to their marriage certificate, Dora Gladys Fannin Wentz (b. June 16, 1919, Elletti County [Elliott County], Kentucky, 2nd marriage, widowed), daughter of Jason Fannin and Sarah Roe, married Ernest Clifford Spears (welder, b. March 15, 1922, Proctorville, Ohio, 2nd marriage, divorced), son of Millard Spears and Ammey Gorbie, May 29, 1970 in Summit County, Ohio.

When Wilson Lee Evans' World War I draft registration card was filled out on August 12, 1918 in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a common laborer working for Solvay Coke Company in Ashland, Boyd County, that his closest relative was "Nannie Fannin wife," and that he was born February 17, 1885. He was found to be 5 feet 8 inches tall, of medium build, and he had dark eyes and dark hair.

When Wilson Lee Evans' World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 25, 1942 in Antigo, Langlade County, Wisconsin, he stated that he was employed by Joe Servi in White Lake, Langlade County, Wisconsin, that he was living in White Lake, that the person who would always know his address was Belle Stamper of White Lake, and that he was born February 17, 1885 in Elliott County, Kentucky. He was found to be 5 feet 9 inches tall, he weighed 180 pounds, and he had blue eyes, gray hair, and a light complexion.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Nannie Hood was born August 14, 1896, and died in December of 1967. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in West Virginia, and her last place of residence was in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida.

According to Florida death record transcripts, Nannie Lee Hood died in December of 1967 in Pinellas County.

On page 21 of the 1900 census for District 20 (Crackers Neck) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 14, 1900), Jason R. Fannin is listed as the head of the household for house #163, he's a farmer, born in December of 1877 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 5 years, and he's 22 years old. Also listed are Sarah (wife, born in October of 1879 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 5 years, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 20), Nannie L. (daughter, born in August of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), and David A. (son, born in May of 1899 in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 4 of the 1910 census for District 18 (Geyer Bridge) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910), Jason R. Fannin is listed as the head of the household for house #35, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 15 years, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Sarah A. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 7 children and 4 are still living, age 32), Nannie L. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Arthur D. (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Esther M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On pages 6 & 7 of the 1920 census for District 107 (Russell) in Greenup County, Kentucky (dated January 9 & 10, 1920), Wilson Evans is listed as the head of the household for house #53, he's not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Nannie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23), Virgil (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Sarah M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Nora F. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7 months). They are living next to Nannie's parents.

On page 6 of the 1920 census for District 107 (Russell) in Greenup County, Kentucky (dated January 9 , 1920), Jason Fannin is listed as the head of the household for house #53, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Sarah A. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 42), Esther M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Lucy (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), and Dora M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 6 months).

On page 29 of the 1930 census for District 33-21 (Lansing) in Ingham County, Michigan (dated April 12, 1930), Edna McKenney is listed as the head of the household for house #341, she's divorced, not working, born in French Canada, parents born in French Canada, and she's 55 years old. Also listed is Wilson Evans (divorced, his occupation is hard to read but looks like some kind of auto body finisher, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 45).

On page 9 of the 1930 census for District 10-8 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), Edwin Hood is listed as the head of the household for house #78, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 23, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Nannie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 30, age 34), Virgil Evans (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 17), Thomas Evans (step-son, born in West Virginia, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), and Jim Booth (farm laborer, single, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, age 52).

On page 17 of the 1940 census for Districe 51-3 (Bond Township) in Lawrence County, Illinois (dated April 17, 1940), John Fulton is listed as the head of the household for house #159, he's a laborer doing road construction, born in Illinois, he was living in rural Jasper County, Illinois, in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 33), Russell (son, born in Illinois, age 16), Ruby (daughter, born in Illinois, age 14), and Wilson Evans (brother-in-law, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Lawrence County, Illinois, in 1935, 5th grade education, age 55).

On pages 37 & 38, of the 1940 census for District 6-13 (Huntington) in Cabell County, West Virginia (dated April 12 & 13, 1940), Edward Hood is listed as the head of the household for house #374, he's a mechanic for the Studebaker Company, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 32 years old. Also listed are Nancy (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 40), Thomas Evans (step-son, kitchen help in a cafeteria, born in West Virginia, 6th grade education, age 18), Sarah Winkler (step-daughter, married, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 6th grade education, age 23), Chanda Fay Winkler (step-child [hard to read], born in West Virginia, age 5), Geraldine Winkler (step-child [hard to read], born in West Virginia, age 2), and Jason Fannin (father-in-law, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, 2nd grade education, age 65).

    The children of WILSON EVANS and NANNIE FANNIN are:

    1. VIRGIL EVANS, b. 1913, Kentucky.
    2. SARAH M. EVANS, b. 1917, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WINKLER.
    3. NORA FRANCES EVANS, b. May 9, 1919, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Frances Evans was born May 9, 1919 in Boyd County to Nanie Fannin.
    4. THOMAS EVANS, b. October 14, 1921, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Thomas Evans was born October 14, 1921 in Boyd County to Nannie Fannin.







IDA ALICE EVANS, daughter of THOMAS EVANS and LYDIA JANE JARRELLS, was born May 17, 1887 in Kentucky, died January 15, 1955 in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, and is buried in Lawrenceville City Cemetery in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois. She married JOHN EMBERRY FULTON, son of ADDISON FULTON and NANCY E. SANDERS, about 1915. He was born August 31, 1895 in Jasper County, Illinois, died March 15, 1951 in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, and is buried in Lawrenceville City Cemetery in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois.

Notes: When John Embery Fulton's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Ford County, Illinois, he stated that he was a farm hand in Wall Township, Ford County, that he was married and had 2 children, and that he was born August 31, 1895 in Oblong [Crawford County], Illinois. He was found to be tall and slender, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

When John Emory Fulton's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois, he stated that he was working for the W.P.A in Bond Township, Lawrence County, that the person who would always know his address was Joe Earnest of Lawrencevill, and that he was born August 31, 1896 in Jasper County, Illinois. He was found to be 5 feet 10 inches tall, he weighed 150 pounds, and he had gray eyes, brown hair, and a light complexion.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Ida A. Fulton lived from 1887 to 1955 [hard to read], and was buried in Lawrenceville City Cemetery in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois, and that John E. Fulton lived from 1895 to 1951, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to her death certificate, Ida A. Fulton died January 15, 1955 in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, from hypertensive arterioscerotic heart disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as May 17, 1887, her marital status as widowed, her usual place of residence as Schererville, her parents as Thomas Evans and Lydia Jarrels, the informant as Mrs. Cristofferson of Shererville, and the burial place as City Cemetery in Lawrenceville, Illinois.

According to his death certificate, John Emberry Fulton died March 15, 1951 in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, from a coronary occlusion. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Jasper County, Illinois, his birth date as August 31, 1895, his marital status as married, his usual place as Schererville, his occupation as sweeper, his parents as Addison Fulton and Nancy Sanders, the informant as Ida Alice Fulton of Schererville, and the burial place as the local cemetery in Lawrenceville, Illinois.

On page 25 of the 1900 census for District 100 (Sainte Marie Township) in Jasper County, Illinois (dated June 28, 1900), Addison Fulton is listed as the head of the household for house #245, he's a farmer, born in December of 1834 in Pennsylvania, father born in England, mother born in Pennsylvania, married for 17 years, and he's 65 years old. Also listed are Nancy E. (wife, born in April of 1862 in Indiana, parents born in Indiana, married for 17 years, she's given birth to 8 children and all are still living, age 38), Mill?? (son, born in February of 1884 in Illinois, age 16), Alvey G. (son, born in February of 1886 in Illinois, age 14), Bertha (daughter, born in July of 1887 in Illinois, age 12), Dora (daughter, born in August of 1889 in Illinois, age 10), Minta B. (daughter, born in February of 1891 in Illinois, age 9), John M. (son, born in August of 1893 in Illinois, age 6), Roy S. (son, born in February of 1899 in Illinois, age 1), and Joseph P. Moffat (step-son, farm hand, born in May of 1881 in Illinois, parents born in Indiana, age 19).

On page 22 of the 1910 census for District 84 (Sainte Marie Township) in Jasper County, Illinois (dated April 30, 1910), Joseph Earnest is listed as the head of the household for house #243, he's a farmer, born in Illinois, father born in Ohio, mother born in Illinois, 1st marriage, married for 7 years, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Bertha (wife, born in Illinois, father born in Ohio, mother born in Illinois, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 21), Pearl (daughter, born in Illinois, age 6), Pearney (daughter, born in Illinois, age 2), and John Fulton (brother-in-law, farm laborer, born in Illinois, father born in Ohio, mother born in Illinois, age 15).

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 45 (Brocton Village) in Edgar County, Illinois (dated January 2, 1920), John Tolton is listed as the head of the household for house #63, he's a laborer doing street work, born in Illinois, father born in Ohio, mother born in Illinois, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 32), Leo (son, born in Illinois, age 4), Edith (daughter, born in Illinois, age 2), and Curtis (son, born in Illinois, age 8 months).

On page 23 of the 1930 census for District 17-8 (Martin Township) in Crawford County, Illinois (dated April 24, 1930), John Fulton is listed as the head of the household for house #286, he's a farm laborer, born in Illinois, parents born in Illinois, first married at age 19, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 27, age 40), Leo (son, born in Illinois, age 14), Edith (daughter, born in Illinois, age 12), Curt (son, born in Illinois, age 11), Bertha (daughter, born in Illinois, age 8), Russel (son, born in Illinois, age 6), and Ruby (daughter, born in Illinois, age 4 years 5 months).

On page 17 of the 1940 census for Districe 51-3 (Bond Township) in Lawrence County, Illinois (dated April 17, 1940), John Fulton is listed as the head of the household for house #159, he's a laborer doing road construction, born in Illinois, he was living in rural Jasper County, Illinois, in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 33), Russell (son, born in Illinois, age 16), Ruby (daughter, born in Illinois, age 14), and Wilson Evans (brother-in-law, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Lawrence County, Illinois, in 1935, 5th grade education, age 55).

    The children of IDA EVANS and JOHN FULTON are:

    1. LEO T. FULTON, b. December 1, 1915, Illinois, d. February 23, 1971, buried in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois.
      Notes: According to Social Security death record transcripts, Leo Fulton was born December 1, 1915, and died in February of 1971. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Illinois.
      Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of his headstone shows that Leo T. Fulton lived from December 1, 1915 to February 23, 1971, and was buried in Lawrenceville City Cemetery in Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Illinois, the same cemetery that his parents were buried in.
    2. EDITH FULTON, b. May 21, 1917, Illinois, d. June 30, 1981, Dyer, Lake County, Indiana, buried in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, m. CARROLL CHRISTOFFERSON.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Edith Fulton Christofferson died June 30, 1981 in Our Lady of Mercy Hospital in Dyer, Lake County, Indiana, from "Intractable Ventricular Fibrillation." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Illinois, her birth date as May 21, 1917, her marital status as married, her husband as Carroll Christofferson, her place of residence as Gary, Lake County, Indiana, her parents as John Fulton and Ida Evans, the informant as Carroll Christofferson, and the burial place as Chapel Lawn Cemetery in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana.
    3. CURTIS FULTON, b. 1919, Illinois.
    4. BERTHA FULTON, b. August 21, 1921, Normal, McClean County, Illinois, d. November 25, 1966, Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, buried in Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, m. ROBERT BEARLEY.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Bertha Fulton Bearley died November 25, 1966 in Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, from an acute coronary occlusion. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Normal, Illinois, her birth date as August 21, 1921, her marital status as married, her usual place of residence as Griffith, Lake County, Indiana, her parents as John Fulton and Ida Evans, the informant as Robert Bearley of Griffith, and the burial place as Chapel Lawn Cemetery in Schererville, Indiana.
    5. RUSSELL FULTON, b. 1924, Illinois.
    6. RUBY FULTON, b. 1926, Illinois.







NORA F. EVANS, daughter of THOMAS EVANS and ARIZONA "ARRA" MAYS, was born August 18, 1894 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died July 14, 1935 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Ruin, Elliott County, Kentucky. She married WESLEY R. ADKINS, son of JOHN L. ADKINS and JULIA A. BARKER, about 1912. He was born April 9, 1891 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died October 5, 1929 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, and is buried in Evans Cemetery in Elliott County, Kentucky.

Notes: Wesley's family is found living in Robinson Township, Crawford County, Illinois, in 1910.

According to Kentucky marriage records, John D. Adkins (farmer, b. Morgan County, father b. Pike County, mother b. Lawrence County, resident of Elliott County, age 22) married Julia Barker (b. Morgan County, parents b. Morgan County, resident of Elliott County, age 17) on 20, 1877 in Elliott County.

According to his death certificate, John L. Adkins died December 15, 1932 in Elliott County, Kentucky, from pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as February 15, 1857, his marital status as married, his occupation as farmer, his parents as John Adkins (b. Pike County) and Suckie Keaton (b. Lawrence County), the informant as Neely Gray of Wyatt, Kentucky, and the burial place as Fannin Burial Grounds [hard to read].

According to her death certificate, Nora Evans Adkins died July 14, 1935 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, from breast cancer. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her birth date as August 18, 1894, her marital status as widowed, her parents as Thomas Evans (b. Elliott County) and Arrie Click (b. Elliott County), the informant as Mary Lee Evans of Sandy Hook, and the burial place as Ruin.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Nora Adkins died July 14, 1935 in Elliott County at the age of 40.

According to his death certificate, Wesley L. Adkins died October 5, 1929 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, from tuberculosis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as April 9, 1891, his marital status as married, his wife as Nora Adkins, his parents as John L. Adkins (b. Elliott County) and Julia Barker (b. Elliott County), the informant as Nora Adkins of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, and the burial place as Evans Graveyard.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Wesley L. Adkins died October 5, 1930 [sic] in Elliott County at the age of 38.

On page 18 of the 1900 census for District 16 (Sandy Hook) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 13, 1900), John L. Adkins is listed as the head of the household for house #174, he's a farmer, born in September of 1855 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 23 years, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Julia A. (wife, born in February of 1859 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 23 years, she's given birth to 10 children and all are still living, age 41), William B. (son, born in January of 1884 in Kentucky, age 15), Charly C. (son, born in May of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Eliza A. (daughter, born in April of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), Wesley R. (son, born in April of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Thomas L. (son, born in August of 1893 in Kentucky, age 6), Lonnie E. (son, born in February of 1896 in Kentucky, age 4), and Ceicil B. (son, born in February of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 1 of the 1930 census for District 32-2 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated April 2, 1930), Nora F. Adkins is listed as the head of the household for house #8, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 17, and she's 35 years old. Also listed are Tommy J. (son, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 14), Verra M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10), Charles E. (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), Delmus (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 6), and Russell (son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 2 years 9 months). Daughter Ova is living with her husband under the same roof.

    The children of NORA EVANS and WESLEY ADKINS are:

    1. LAURA JANE ADKINS, b. February 17, 1913, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. February 18, 1913, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Laura J. Adkins was born February 17, 1913 in Elliott County to Nora Evans.
      According to her death certificate, Laura Jane Adkins died February 18, 1913 in Elliott County, Kentucky, from the effects of being born prematurely. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Elliott County, her birth date as February 17, 1913, her parents as Wesley Adkins (b. Elliott County) and Nora Evans (b. Elliott County), the informant as Tom Evans, and the burial place as Evans Graveyard.
    2. OVA JEWELL ADKINS, b. February 9, 1914, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. September 15, 2005, Wallingford, Fleming County, Kentucky, buried in Poplar Plains, Fleming County, Kentucky, m. ERMA S. SLOAS.
    3. JOHN TOM ADKINS, b. August 23, 1915, Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. March 19, 1998, Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, John T. Adkins was born August 23, 1915 in Elliott County to Nora Evans.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, John T. Adkins was born August 23, 1915, and died March 19, 1998. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky.
      According to Social Security applications and claims indexes, John Tom Adkins was born 23, 1915 in Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Kentucky, and died March 12, 1998. His parents are listed as Nora Evans and Wess Adkins.
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, John T. Adkins died March 12, 1998 in Bourbon County at the age of 82. He was living in Bourbon County at the time of his death.
    4. VERBA MAY ADKINS, b. February 5, 1920, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. December 13, 2008, Russellville, Brown County, Ohio, m. (unknown first name) CHURCH.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Verba M. Adkins was born February 5, 1920 in Elliott County to Nora Evans.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Verba May Church was born February 5, 1920, and died December 13, 2008. She received her Social Security card in 1973 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Russellville, Brown County, Ohio.
    5. CHARLES E. ADKINS, b. April 24, 1922, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Charles E. Adkins was born April 24, 1922 in Elliott County to Nora Evans.
    6. EUGENE DELMAS ADKINS, b. March 22, 1924, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. January 26, 2001, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, m. (unknown).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Eugene D. Adkins was born March 22, 1924 in Elliott County to Nora Evins.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Eugene Delmas Adkins was born March 22, 1924 in Kentucky, and died January 26, 2001 in Mercy Medical Center in Springfield, Clark County, at the age of 76. His father's surname is listed as Adkins, his mother's maiden name as Evans, and he was married and living in New Carlisle, Clark County, at the time of his death.
    7. RUSSELL LEROY ADKINS, b. November 14, 1927, Elliott County, Kentucky, d. July 18, 1930, Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Russel L. Adkins was born November 14, 1927 in Elliott County to Nora Ivens.
      According to his death certificate, Russell LeRoy Adkins died July 18, 1930 in Martinsburg, Elliott County, Kentucky, from tuberculosis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Elliott County, his birth date as November 14, 1927, his parents as Wesley R. Adkins (b. Elliott County) and Nora Evans (b. Elliott County), the informant as Nora Adkins of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, and the burial place as Evans Graveyard.
    8. WESLEY L. ADKINS, b. 1930, Elliott County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Wesley L. Adkins was born in 1930 in Elliott County to Nora Evans.







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