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CLARENCE RAYMOND BROWN, son of ROSA PEARL CONLEY and NOAH BROWN, was born about 1929 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married (1) LORETTA HOWARD. He married (2) BEULAH E. HAGER.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 121 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Clarence R. Brown was born in Magoffin County to Rosie Conley.

    The child of CLARENCE BROWN and LORETTA HOWARD is:

    1. JIMMY DAWSON BROWN.

    The children of CLARENCE BROWN and BEULAH HAGER are:

    1. BILLY R. BROWN.
    2. SHENNA M. BROWN.
    3. BETTA A. BROWN.
    4. ELIZABETH F. BROWN.







NOAH CECIL BROWN, son of ROSA PEARL CONLEY and NOAH BROWN, was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky, He married GENEVA ROBINSON.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 122 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Noah Brown was born in Magoffin County to Pearl Conley.

    The children of NOAH BROWN and GENEVA ROBINSON are:

    1. HOWARD EVERETT BROWN.
    2. CECIL DEAN BROWN.
    3. PAULA JEAN BROWN.
      Notes: Cecil and Paula Brown are twins.
    4. CLAUDIA KAY BROWN.







CHARLES WINFREY BROWN, son of ROSA PEARL CONLEY and NOAH BROWN, was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky, He married (1) RUTH SMITH. He married (2) IMOGENE (unknown last name).

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 122 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Winferd C. Brown was born in Magoffin County to Perlee Conley.

    The children of CHARLES BROWN and RUTH SMITH are:

    1. DENNIS RAY BROWN.
    2. NICKEY ROY BROWN.
    3. DORINDA GAY BROWN.
    4. MARY K. BROWN.







THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY, son of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK, was born November 13, 1893 in Wheelersburg, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died January 26, 1973 in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married FLORA BORDERS, daughter of LETHA FRANCIS CRACE and JESSE FRANKLIN BORDERS, September 13, 1913. She was born October 30, 1894 in Kentucky, and died October 13, 1961 in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 122 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

When Thomas Jefferson Conley's World War I card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Falcon, Kentucky, that he had a wife and 3 children, and that he was born November 13, 1895 in Wheelersburg, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and stout build, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Thomas Conley was born November 13, 1893, and died in January of 1973. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Thomas J. Conley died January 26, 1973 in Magoffin County at the age of 79.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Flara B. Conley died October 13, 1961 in Magoffin County at the age of 67.

On pages 26 & 27 of the 1920 census for District 59 (Jenkins) in Letcher County, Kentucky (dated January 8, 1920), Tom Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #148, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Flora (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23), Leycester (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Alpha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), Hargie J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 1), Farmer Howard (lodger, married, coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 20), May Howard (lodger, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), and Gorman Howard (lodger, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 1 month).

On page 36 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 26, 1930), Thomas J. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #275, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 19, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Flora (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 34), Leysester (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Alpha (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Hargie (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Mattie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Willie (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Bethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Oliver P. (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 2 months [hard to read]), Delancy (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 11 months), Hoy (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 month), and Troy (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 month).

    The children of TOM CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS are:

    1. LEYCESTER CONLEY, b. July 30, 1914, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. CARRIE FERGUSON.
    2. ORA HAZEL CONLEY, b. November 5, 1915, d. November 9, 1918, Flat Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Borders Cemetery in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Ora Hazel Conley died from influenza. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as November 5, 1915, her parents as Thomas Conley (b. Kentucky) and Flora Borders (b. Kentucky), the informant as H. C. Conley of Falcon, Kentucky, and the burial place as Borders grave yard in Falcon.
    3. ALPHA REE CONLEY, b. February 5, 1917, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. September 8, 1998 in Englewood, Montgomery County, Ohio, m. WAYDE CONLEY.
    4. HARGIE J. CONLEY, b. November 8, 1918, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. October 20, 1962, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. DORRIE CAUDILL.
    5. MATTIE CONLEY, b. August 13, 1920, Jenkins, Letcher County, Kentucky, d. October 31, 2009, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. REX ADAMS.
    6. WILLIE E. CONLEY, b. 1921, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. PAULINE ADAMS.
    7. BETHEL CONLEY, b. 1923, Kentucky, m. JAMES FRANKLIN BLEVINS.
    8. BEATRICE CONLEY, b. 1924, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. RAYMOND CONLEY.
    9. OLIVER PERGIS CONLEY, b. 1926, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (1) MADGLINE CONLEY, m. (2) GERALDINE ADAMS.
    10. DELANCIE "BEAR" CONLEY, b. 1928, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. IDA JANE PRESTON.
    11. HOY CONLEY, b. 1930, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. GLADIS (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hoy Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.
    12. TROY CONLEY, b. 1930, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JUANITA WILSON.
      Notes: Hoy and Troy Conley are twins.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Troy Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Barders.
    13. ADAM CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. PHYLLIS LEMASTER, daughter of DUDLEY WISHARD LEMASTER and VERNA BLANTON. Notes: Wishard Lemaster was the son of Emily Conley and Green Lemaster.
      Verna Blanton was the daughter of Sarah A. "Sally" Conley and Loranzo Dow Blanton.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Adam Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.
    14. ERMA JEAN CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. KERNIE PATRICK.
    15. JOE KENNETH CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. GLORIA JEAN "JERRY" PRATER.







LEYCESTER CONLEY, son of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born July 30, 1914 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married CARRIE FERGUSON, daughter of ROSA COLLINS and ARTHUR FERGUSON, February 20, 1936. She was born September 27, 1924, died February 19, 1977, and is buried in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 122 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Leycister Conley was born July 30, 1914 in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.

    The children of LEYCESTER CONLEY and CARRIE FERGUSON are:

    1. CAROL JEAN CONLEY, b. April 18, 1936, d. August 3, 1936.
    2. PAUL EDWARD CONLEY, m. WANDA JEAN PORTER.
    3. JOANN CONLEY, m. PONY WALTER LYKINS.
    4. HERBERT LEE CONLEY, m. JANICE KAY TERRY.
    5. J. B. CONLEY, m. RUTH ANN HARRIS.







ALPHA REE CONLEY, daughter of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born February 5, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died September 8, 1998 in Englewood, Montgomery County, Ohio. She married WAYDE CONLEY, son of LUKE P. BLACKBURN "BLACKBURN" CONLEY and STELLA ADAMS, January 5, 1946. He was born February 5, 1920 in Kentucky, and died September 3, 1994 in Englewood, Montgomery County, Ohio.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 122 & 137 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alphia R. Conley was born February 5, 1917 in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Alpha M. Conley was born February 5, 1917, and died September 8, 1998. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Alpha M. Conley was born February 5, 1917 in Kentucky, and died September 8, 1998 in a long-term care facility in Englewood, Montgomery County at the age of 81. Her father's surname is listed as Conley, her mother's maiden name as Borders, and she was married at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Wayde Conley was born July 29, 1920, and died September 3, 1994. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Wayde Conley was born July 29, 1920 in Kentucky, and died September 2, 1994 in a long-term care facility in Englewood, Montgomery County at the age of 74. His father's surname is listed as Conley, his mother's maiden name as Adams, his occupation as "Plumberss, pipefitters, and steamfitters" in the "National security and international affairs" industry, and he was married at the time of his her death.

    The children of ALPHA CONLEY and WAYDE CONLEY are:

    1. LOIS ANN CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. PAUL ANDERSON.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lois A. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Alpha Conley.
    2. HILMA JOYCE CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. NORMAN REID.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hilma J. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Alpha Conley.







HARGIE J. CONLEY, son of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born November 8, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died October 20, 1962 in Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. He married DORA CAUDILL, daughter of BRUCE CAUDILL and JULIA RISNER in October of 1937. She was born July 27, 1917 in Kentucky, and died June 22, 2001 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 123 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hargie J. Conley was born November 8, 1918 in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Dova Caudill was born July 17, 1917 in Magoffin County to Julia Risner.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Hargie Conley was born November 7, 1918, and died in October of 1962. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Hargie J. Conley died October 20, 1962 in Boyd County at the age of 43.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Dora C. Conley was born July 27, 1917, and died June 22, 2001. She received her Social Security card in 1962 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

    The children of HARGIE CONLEY and DORA CAUDILL are:

    1. GRETA S. CONLEY, b. Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Greta S. Conley was born in Boyd County to Dora Caudill.
    2. CONNIE CONLEY.







MATTIE CONLEY, daughter of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born August 13, 1920 in Jenkins, Letcher County, Kentucky, died October 31, 2009 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married REX ADAMS, son of WILLIAM PRESTON ADAMS and ROSA CAUDILL. He was born December 28, 1910, and August 29, 1955 in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 123 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Rosa Caudill Adam's maiden name was confirmed by finding the birth record transcripts of 3 of her children, Elizabeth (b. 1913), Ray (b. 1915), and John B. (b. 1917), and by finding the death certificate of John B. (1919).

Rex Adams was the brother of Estel Adams.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mattie Conley was born in Letcher County to Flora Borders.

According to her obituary, Mattie Conley Adams (age 89), daughter of the late Tom and Flora Borders Conley, was a retired manager of Dollar General Store. She was born August 13, 1920 in Jenkins, died October 31, 2009 in Salyersville Health Care Center, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Red Adams, in 1955; 5 brothers, Hargie Conley, Lecester Conley, Delancy "Bear" Conley, Hoy Conley, and Troy Conley; and 3 sisters, Ora Hazel, Alpha Conley, and Bethel Blevins. She was survived by 1 son, Michael Adams (of Salyersville); 1 daughter, Gerry Adams (Staffordsville); 4 brothers, Willie "Bill" Conley (Dayton, Ohio), Adam Conley (Dayton), Oliver Conley (Oil Springs), and Joe Conley (Salyersville); 2 sisters, Beatrice Conley (Salyersville) and Irma Jean Patrick (Clyde, Ohio); 3 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Mattie Adams was born August 13, 1920, and died October 31, 2009. She received her Social Security card in 1955 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Rex Adams died August 29, 1955 in Fayette County at the age of 44. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

On page 11 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 8, 1920), William P. Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #92, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Rosa (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 43), Teddie (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Charley (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Edward (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Toy (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Rex (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Ray (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 9 months).

On page 26 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1930), W. Preston Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #193, he's a pumper in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 23, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Rosy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 53), Toy (son, single, pumper in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, age 22), Rex (son, pumper in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Elezibeth [Elizabeth] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16).

    The children of MATTIE CONLEY and REX ADAMS are:

    1. GERRY NEAL ADAMS, m. WAYNE ADAMS, son of ORTIE ADAMS and (unknown).
    2. THOMAS MICHAEL ADAMS, m. MADONNA SUE CONNELLEY.







WILLIE E. CONLEY, son of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born about 1921 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married PAULINE ADAMS, daughter of ED ADAMS and NORMA WHEELER. She was born in 1930 in Floyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 123 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Wrellie E. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Barders.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Pauline Adams was born in Floyd County to Norma Wheeler.

    The children of WILLIE CONLEY and PAULINE ADAMS are:

    1. GREGORY ALLEN CONLEY, m. PAULA (unknown last name).
    2. GLEN CONLEY, m. SANDY GAIL THOMPSON.







BETHEL CONLEY, daughter of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born about 1923 in Kentucky. She married JAMES FRANKLIN BLEVINS, son of CASSIE SALYER and GRANT BLEVINS. He was born about 1920 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 123 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, there James F. Blevins was born in Johnson County to Carrie Salyer.

    The children of BETHEL CONLEY and JAMES BLEVINS are:

    1. ESTER GAY BLEVINS, m. CECIL EUGENE CYRUS.
    2. PHILLIP MORRIS BLEVINS, m. PATRICIA JOSEPH, daughter of G. V. JOSEPH and ETHEL MULLINS.
    3. JANET SUE "JUDY" BLEVINS, m. GEORGE LEONARD BELLEW JR., son of GEORGE LEONARD BELLEW and MARGIE SAMMONS.
    4. BONNIE LOU BLEVINS, m. HAROLD GLENN BUSH, son of AUTHOR BUSH and BILLIE LAST.
    5. NORMA JEAN BLEVINS.
    6. DAVID FRANKLIN BLEVINS, m. VICKIE CAROLENE SALYER, daughter of DALLAS SALYER and GEORGIE BLEVINS.
    7. VERTA RAE BLEVINS, b. November 2, 1953, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. April 12, 1999, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. DOUGLAS MERRIAL PITTS, son of RUBIN PITTS and PAULINE (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to her obituary, Verta Blevins Pitts (age 45), daughter of James Franklin Blevins and the late Bethel Conley Blevins, was born November 2, 1953 in Johnson County, died April 12, 1999 in Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park. She was survived by her husband, Doug Pitts; 2 daughters, Jerri McCleese (of Salyersville) and Nicki Pitts (Salyersville); 3 brothers, David Blevins (Salyersville), Rick Blevins (Salyersville), and Phillip Blevins (Dayton, Ohio); 5 sisters, Ester Gay Cyrus (Paintsville), Norma Blevins (Salyersville), Alecia Caudill (Salyersville), Judy Bellew (Carmel, Indiana), and Bonnie Blevins (Corbin); and 1 grandchild. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    8. RICKY LEE BLEVINS, m. ROBIN RAE HOWARD, daughter of HENRY HOWARD and LORETTA LEITH.
    9. ALECIA JO BLEVINS, m. ROGER ALLEN CAUDILL, son of SARAH CAUDILL and (unknown).







OLIVER PERGIS CONLEY, son of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born about 1926 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married (1) MADGLINE CONLEY. He married (2) GERALDINE ADAMS, daughter of BRUCE ADAMS and PEARLIE LITTERAL. She was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 124 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Oliver P. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Geraldine Adams was born in Magoffin County to Pearlie Literal.

    The children of OLIVER CONLEY and GERALDINE ADAMS are:

    1. ROBERT LEE CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (1) PEGGY SUE ROBINSON, m. (2) JO ANN (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Robert L. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Geraldine Adams.
    2. DEBORAH LYNN CONLEY, b. May 24, 1952, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. November 3, 2010, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. JIMMY LEE BAILEY, son of ELLIS E. BAILEY and IRENE MULLINS. He was b. May 20, 1951, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 3, 2008, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Debra L. Conley was born May 24, 1952 in Johnson County to Geraldine Adams.
      According to her obituary, Debra Conley Bailey (age 58), daughter of Oliver and Geraldine Adams Conley, was a graduate of Mayo Vocational School and had worked for many years as an LPN with Hospice, and was a resident of Lexington, Kentucky, at the time of her death. She was born May 24, 1952 in Paintsville, died November 3, 2010 in King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, and was cremated. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Lee Bailey, in 2008. She was survived by 1 son, Kevin (Autumn) Bailey (of Bedford, Indiana); 1 daughter, Regina (Jeff) Adams (South Point, Ohio); 3 brothers, Robert (Jo Ann) Conley (Oil Springs), Larry Conley (Oil Springs), Stanley (Cindy) Conley (Paintsville); 1 sister, Angie (Terry) Crislip (Gallipolis, Ohio); and 5 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to his obituary, Jimmy Lee Bailey (age 57), son of Ellis E. Bailey and the late Irene Mullins Bailey, was a pipefitter with Local #521. He was born May 20, 1951 in Magoffin County, died June 3, 2008 at home in Lexington, and was buried in Johnson County Memorial Cemetery in Staffordsville. He was preceded in death by 1 brother, Larry Bailey. He was survived by his wife, Debra Lynn Conley Bailey; 1 son Kevin Lee Bailey (of Bedford, Indiana); 1 daughter, Regina Adams (South Point, Ohio); 3 brothers, Marvin Bailey (Salyersville), Charles Bailey (Salyersville), and Ralph Bailey (Lexington); 2 sisters, Patty Patrick (Shelbyville) and Sharon Green (Salyersville); and 5 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    3. LARRY CONLEY, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. TAMMY PATTION.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Carry Conley was born in Johnson County to Geraldine Adams.
    4. ANGELA CONLEY, b. Johnson County, Kentucky, m. JERRY RANDEL CRISLEP.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Angela Conley was born in Johnson County to Geraldine Adams.
    5. STANLEY ALLEN CONLEY, b. Johnson County, Kentucky,, m. CINDY RAY CANTRILL.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Stanley A. Conley was born in Johnson County to Geraldine Adams.







ERMA JEAN CONLEY, daughter of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married KERNIE PATRICK.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 125 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Erma J. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Bardus.

    The children of ERMA CONLEY and KERNIE PATRICK are:

    1. PAUL JUNIOR PATRICK, m. CONNIE FRANKS.
    2. MARY LOU PATRICK, m. JOHN WEIKER.
    3. DALLAS DUANE PATRICK, m. NANCY (unknown last name).
    4. NOEL PATRICK, m. MARY FRANCIS ALLEN.







JOE KENNETH CONLEY, son of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and FLORA BORDERS, was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married GLORIA JEAN "JERRY" PRATER, daughter of CLAY PRATER and GOLDIE HOLBROOK.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 125 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Joe K. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Flora Borders.

    The children of JOE CONLEY and JERRY PRATER are:

    1. RANDELL CONLEY, m. DAVIDA HOWARD, daughter of DAVID HOWARD and RUTH HALE.
    2. VICKIE JO CONLEY.







JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY, son of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK, was born August 25, 1895 in Kentucky, died April 15, 1978 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in the Zed Conley Cemetery in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married ESTEL ADAMS, daughter of WILLIAM PRESTON ADAMS and ROSA CAUDILL, September 1, 1916 in Mine Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She was born July 20, 1899 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died November 28, 1990 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 125 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Estel Adams was the sister of Rex Adams.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, W. P. Adams married Rosa Caudill on May 19, 1898 in Magoffin County at the home of M. Caudill. The witnesses were H. H. Adams and W. S. Adams, and the minister was J. P. Pennington.

When Jesse Isaiah Conley's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Falcon, Kentucky, that he was married, and that he was born October 25, 1895 in Wheelersburg, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and stout build, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Zed Conley was born August 25, 1895, and died in April of 1978. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Zed Conley died April 15, 1978 in Johnson County at the age of 82. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Estel A. Conley was born July 20, 1899 , and died November 28, 1990. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Estel A. Conley died November 28, 1990 in Magoffin County at the age of 91.

On page 10 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 6, 1900), Preston Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #85, he's a farmer, born in November of 1876 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 2 years, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Rosa (wife, born in December of 1876 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 2 years, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 23), Estel (daughter, born in July of 1899 in Kentucky, age 10 months), Easter (mother, married, born in February of 1849 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 29 years, she's given birth to 3 children and 1 is still living, age 51), and William Hunley (boarder, born in June of 1889 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 26 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated May 3, 1910), William P. Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #128, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 11 years, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Rosy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 7 children and 5 are still living, age 33), Estal (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Teddy (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Charley (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Eddie (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Toy (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and William J. Hunley (nephew, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 20). They are living next to Rosa's parents.

On page 11 of the 1920 census for District 72 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 8, 1920), Isaiah Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #93, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Estelle (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 20), and Versie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 5 months). They are living next to Estell's parents.

On page 26 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1930), Zed Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #194, he's a pumper in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, first married at age 20, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Estel (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 33), Versie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Rose M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Jessie J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Audrie J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 1 month).

On page 14 of the 1940 census for District 77-4A in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 22, 1940), Zed Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #98, he's working for an oil company, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Estal (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 40), Versie (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, 3 years of high school, age 22), Rosa Mae (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Mary Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), Jessie (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Audrie Jean (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Marylnn (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Elizabeth Ann (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Don Preston (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Patricia Lynn (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2).

    The children of ZED CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS are:

    1. VERSA CONLEY, b. July 12, 1917, Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. OSSIE RIGSBY.
    2. ROSE MAYE CONLEY, b. 1920, Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (1) SAMUEL K. RICE, m. (2) WILLIAM MONEYPENNY.
    3. MARY MARIE CONLEY, b. 1922, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. CECIL FANNIN.
    4. JESSE ISAIAH CONLEY JR., b. 1923, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. RUTH PFEIFFER.
    5. AUDREY JEAN CONLEY, b. 1928, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. B. F. COOPER.
    6. MARILYN LOUISE CONLEY, b. 1931, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. DOUGLAS E. GREEN, son of EDGAR GREEN and DORIS WINTERS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Marilyn L. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estelle Adams.
    7. ELIZABETH ANN CONLEY, b. 1933, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Elizabeth A. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estill Adams.
    8. DON PRESTON CONLEY, b. 1935, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. GRACE EVELYN HELTON.
    9. PATRICIA LYNN CONLEY, b. 1937, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ROY GERALD PATRICK.
    10. KAREN SUE CONLEY, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JAMES STEPHEN WALTHALL.







VERSA CONLEY, daughter of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born July 12, 1917 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married OSSIE RIGSBY, son of SHERMAN RIGSBY and SUSAN JENKINS, May 30, 1940. He was born November 15, 1910, died February 25, 1976 in Ohio, and is buried in Zed Conley Cemetery in Mine Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 126 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Versa Conley was born July 12, 1917 in Magoffin County to Estle Adams.

    The child of VERSA CONLEY and OSSIE RIGSBY is:

    1. JACQUELINE ROSE RIGSBY, m. (1) DONALD PADDOCK, m. (2) JOHN GUNN.







ROSE MAYE CONLEY, daughter of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born about 1920 in Leatha, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married (1) SAMUEL K. RICE. She married (2) WILLIAM MONEYPENNY.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 126 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Rosa M. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estell Adams.

    The child of ROSE CONLEY and WILLIAM MONEYPENNY is:

    1. PAMELA FAYE MONEYPENNY, m. (1) FRED SPURLOCK, m. (2) MICHAEL JACKSON.







MARY MARIE CONLEY, daughter of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born about 1922 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married CECIL FANNIN, son of EDEN FANNIN and LILLY (unknown last name).

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 126 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mary M. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estal Adams.

    The children of MARY CONLEY and CECIL FANNIN are:

    1. DAVID CECIL FANNIN, m. TERRY PARSON.
    2. NANCY LU FANNIN, m. FRED MCDOWELL.







JESSE ISAIAH CONLEY JR., son of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born about 1923 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married RUTH PFEIFFER. She was born in Germany.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 126 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Jesse Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estelle Adams.

    The child of JESSE CONLEY and RUTH PFEIFFER is:

    1. MARY JANE CONLEY, m. TIM LANFERSICK.







OMA F. DICKISON, daughter of MARY KATHERINE CONLEY and NOAH DICKISON, was born July 8, 1906 in Indiana, and died October 10, 1993 in Kettering, Montgomery County, Ohio. She married (1) CHARLES H. FISHER about 1924. He was born about 1898 in Kentucky. She married (2) (unknown first name) BROMLEY.

Notes: Oma Dickison reportedly married (2) Charles J. Barr and (3) Walter E. Bromley.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Oma F. Bromley was born July 8, 1906, and died in October of 1993. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Oma Dickison Bromley was born July 8, 1906 in Indiana, and died October 10, 1993 in a long-term care facility in Kettering, Montgomery County, at the age of 87. Her father's surname is listed as Dickison, her mother's maiden name as Conley, and she was widowed at the time of her death.

On pages 18 & 19 of the 1930 census for District 59-4 (Covington) in Kenton County, Kentucky (dated April 12, 1930), Charles H. Fisher is listed as the head of the household for house #154, he's a laborer in and auto factory, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 26, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Oma F. (wife, born in Indiana, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 23), Arthur T. (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 8 months), Harold W. (son, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 1 month), and Zack Dickinson (brother-in-law, single, finisher in an auto factory, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21).

On page 20 of the 1940 census for District 49-10 in Harrison County, Kentucky (dated May 1, 1940), Charles Fisher is listed as the head of the household for house #207, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 42 years old. Also listed are Oma (wife, born in Kentucky, 6th grade education, age 33), Arthur T. (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), and Horold W. (son, born in Kentucky, age 12).

    The children of OMA DICKISON and CHARLES FISHER are:

    1. ARTHUR T. FISHER, b. August 19, 1925, Pendleton County, Kentucky, d. November 13, 1993, Dayton, Montgomery County, Kentucky, m. ELIZABETH J. WILSON.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Arthur T. Fisher was born August 19, 1925 in Pendleton County to Oma Dickison.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Arthur T. Fisher was born August 19, 1925, and died November 13, 1993. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Arthur T. Fisher was born August 19, 1925 in Kentucky, and died November 13, 1993 in Grandview Hospital in Dayton, Montgomery County, at the age of 68. His father's surname is listed as Fisher, his mother's maiden name as Dickison, and he was widowed at the time of his death.
    2. HAROLD D. FISHER, b. March 14, 1927, Kenton County, Kentucky, d. January 22, 2006, Miamisburg, Montgomery County, Ohio.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Harold D. Fisher was born March 14, 1927 in Kenton County to Oma Dickison.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Harold D. Fisher was born March 14, 1927, and died January 22, 2006. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Miamisburg, Montgomery County, Kentucky.







PARIS PELPHREY, son of SAMUEL HARRISON "HARRIS" PELPHREY and MARY SPRADLIN, was born December 27, 1882 in Johnson County, died March 24, 1956 in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. He married ELIZA LESTER, daughter of LINDSEY LESTER and NANCY OSBORN, about 1905. She was born October 29, 1873 in Blaine, Lawrence County, Kentucky, died June 19, 1934 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: When Paris Pelphrey's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed merchant and mine operator in Denver, Johnson County, his closest relative was Eliza Pelphrey of Denver, and that he was born December 27, 1882. He was found to be of medium height and stout build, and he had blue eyes and red hair.

According to his obituary, Paris Pelphrey (age 73), son of Samuel H. and Mary Spradlin Pelphrey, was born December 27, 1882 in Johnson County, died March 24, 1956 in a Lexington hospital, and was buried in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Elsie Pelphrey. He was survived by 2 sons, Paris A. Pelphrey (of English, West Virginia) and Walter Pelphrey (Ashland); 2 daughter, Mrs. Edward Barbee (Ashland) and Mrs. John J. Ginter (Detroit, Michigan); 2 sisters, Mrs. Irvin Spradlin (Paintsville) and Mrs. Frankie Conley (Johnson City, Tennessee); and 4 brothers, J. H. Pelphrey (Paintsville), Labe Pelphrey (Paintsville), Don Pelphrey (Denver, Kentucky), and Ray Pelphrey (Pikeville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Paris Pelphrey died March 24, 1956 in Fayette County at the age of 73. He was living in Boyd County at the time of his death.

According to her death certificate, Eliza Lester Pelphrey died June 16, 1934 in Ashland from apoplexy. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Blaine, Kentucky, her birth date as October 29, 1873, her marital status as married, her husband as Paris Pelphrey, her parents as Lindsey Lester and Nancy Osborn, the informant as Paris Pelphrey, and the burial place as Rose Hill Cemetery.

According to her obituary, Eliza Lester Pelphrey, died suddenly on June 19, 1934 in Ashland from a stroke, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery. She was survived by her husband, Paris Pelphrey (a well-known Ashland grocer); 2 sons, Walter Pelphrey (Paintsville) and Paris Allison Pelphrey (at home); 2 daughters, Beulah and Mary Maxie Pelphrey (at home); 1 brother, C. L. Lester (Denver, Kentucky), and 3 sisters, Mrs. Emma Skaggs (Russell, Kentucky), Mrs. Mary Gambill (Jenkins, Kentucky), and Mrs. T. L. Tilson (Hillards, Ohio). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

On pages 16 & 17 of the 1880 census for District 51 (Hood) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated June 14, 1880), Linzy Lester is listed as the head of the household for houes #107, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Louisa (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, age 36), Walter (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Amanda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Eliza (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Charles (son, born in Kentucky, age 4), Belle Pigg (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 16), Mary Pigg (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 14), O. James Pigg (step-son, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 12), George N. Pigg (step-son, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 9), Luvina Pigg (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 7), Inez Pigg (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 2), and Sonny Lester (son, born in February of 1880 in Kentucky, age 4 months).

On page 31 of the 1900 census for District 40 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 14, 1900), Walter Lester is listed as the head of the household for house #257, he's a physician, born in September of 1862 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 9 years, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Gemima B. (wife, born in August of 1867 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 9 years, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living, age 32), John G. (son, born in February of 1894 in Kentucky, age 6), and Eliza Lester (sister, single, servant, born in October of 1873 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 26).

On page 2 of the 1910 census for District 76 (Low Gap) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1910), Parris Pelphrey is listed as the head of the household for family #6 [the houses aren't numbered], he's a merchant, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 5 years, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Eliza (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 37), Bula (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Maxie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 2 of the 1920 census for District 38 (Jennies Creek) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 3 & 5, 1920), Paris Pelphrey is listed as the head of the household for house #14, he's a retal merchant in a general store, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Eliza (wife, clerk in a general store, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 46), Beulah (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Mary M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Walter L. (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), and Paris A. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 4 months).

On page 33 of the 1930 census for District 58-8 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 24, 1930), Paris Pelphrey is listed as the head of the household for house #267, he's not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Liza (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 30, age 56), Bula (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 25), Maxie (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 21), Walter (son, clerk in a general store, born in Kentucky, age 19), and Allison (son, born in Kentucky, age 12).

    The children of PARIS PELPHREY and ELIZA LESTER are:

    1. BEULAH PELPHREY, b. 1906, Kentucky.
    2. MARY MAXIE PELPHREY, b. 1909, Kentucky.
    3. WALTER L. PELPHREY, b. 1911, Kentucky.
    4. PARIS ALLISON PELPHREY, b. August 7, 1917, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Parris A. Pelphrey was born August 7, 1917 in Johnson County to Liza Lenter.







AUDREY JEAN CONLEY, daughter of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born about 1928 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married B. F. COOPER, son of SIEGEL COOPER and ALKIE MAY.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 126 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Audrey J. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estel Adams.

    The children of AUDREY CONLEY and B. F. COOPER are:

    1. WAYNE DOUGLAS COOPER, b. October 17, 1951, Mine Fork, Kentucky, d. April 10, 1970, buried Cooper Cemetery, Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. TAMMY ELROD, daughter of BOB ELROD and NAOMI HOWARD, March 16, 1970. She was b. February 26, 1951, d. April 10, 1970, buried in Cooper Cemetery, Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
    2. DONNAH LYNN COOPER, m. JIMMY RANDALL HOWARD, son of DANIEL HOWARD and AILEEN ARNETT.







DON PRESTON CONLEY, son of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born about 1935 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married GRACE EVELYN HELTON, daughter of WARREN HELTON and ALCA MAE "MAE" COLLINS. She was born about 1938 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 127 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Don P. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estele Adams.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Grace E. Helton was born in Johnson County to May Collins.

    The children of DON CONLEY and GRACE HELTON are:

    1. PAMELA CONLEY, m. ALBERT LEE FOX.
    2. JOHN PAUL CONLEY, m. TAMMY DARLENE HIPPS.
    3. WARREN DAVID CONLEY, m. SANDRA LYNN FITZHUGH.







PATRICIA LYNN CONLEY, daughter of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born about 1937 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married ROY GERALD PATRICK, son of RAYMOND PATRICK and PEARL ALLEN.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 127 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Patricia L. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estella Adams.

    The children of PATRICIA CONLEY and ROY PATRICK are:

    1. ALICIA GAIL PATRICK.
    2. LYNN ANN PATRICK.







KAREN SUE CONLEY, daughter of JESSE ISAIAH "ZED" CONLEY and ESTEL ADAMS, was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married JAMES STEPHEN WALTHALL, son of JACK WALTHALL and ELISE HOWELL.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 127 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Karen S. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Estel Adams.

    The children of KAREN CONLEY and JAMES WALTHALL are:

    1. JILL LUANNE WALTHALL.
    2. SUSAN BROH WALTHALL.







EUGENE HUDDIE CONLEY, son of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK, was born April 3, 1897 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died in September of 1965 in Michigan. He married (1) JULIA M. PENNINGTON. She died about 1918. He married (2) FLORENCE PRISCILLA TACKETT, September 30, 1919. She was born May 3, 1895 in Elliot County, Kentucky, and died in June of 1987 in Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 127 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society. According to that book, Eugene Huddie Conley was first married to Julia "Penington" who died in 1916. When Eugene filled out his World War I draft registration in June of 1918, his closest relative was listed as Julia M. Conley.

When Eugene H. Conley's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1918 in Greenup County, Kentucky, he stated that he was self-employed in New Boston, Ohio, that his closest relative was Julia M. Conley of Slonington, Kentucky, that he was born April 3, 1897 in Magoffin County, and that his father was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had light blue eyes and dark brown hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Eugene Conley was born April 3, 1897, and died in September of 1985. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Michigan.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Priscilla Conley was born May 3, 1895, and died in June of 1987. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Michigan, and her last place of residence was in Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan.

On page 10 of the 1920 census for District 157 (Portsmouth - Wayne Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated January 6, 1920), Eugene H. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #93, he's a carpenter in a steel mill, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 24), Harry McKinnon (boarder, single, laborer in a steel mill, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23), and Noah F. Reed (boarder, carpenter in a steel mill, single, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23).

On page 24 of the 1930 census for District 13-35 (Battle Creek) in Calhoun County, Michigan (dated April 23, 1930), Eugene H. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #41, he's a laborer in a steel factory, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Florence P. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 24, age 34), Ora M. (son, born in Ohio, age 6), and Stella W. (daughter, born in Ohio, age 4 years 1 month [hard to read]).

On page 18 of the 1940 census for District 13-67 (Marshall) in Calhoun County, Michigan (dated April 10, 1940), Eugene Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #212, he's a laborer for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Scioto County, Ohio, in 1965, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 43 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 44), Ora (son, born in Ohio, age 16), Stella (daughter, born in Ohio, age 14), and Roger Lee (son, born in Ohio, age 5).

    The children of EUGENE CONLEY and FLORENCE TACKETT are:

    1. GENEVIVE JUANITA CONLEY.
    2. ORA MARTIN CONLEY, b. 1924, Ohio, m. (1) DORIS WILBER, m. (2) VERNA (unknown last name), m. (3) DORTHY JEAN BROWN.
    3. STELLA WANDA CONLEY, b. 1926, Ohio, m. GEORGE RENIGER.
    4. ROGER LEE CONLEY, b. 1935, Ohio, m. SUE ANN TURBERGER.







ORA MARTIN CONLEY, son of EUGENE HUDDIE CONLEY and PRISCILLA FLORENCE TACKETT, was born about 1923 in Ohio. He married (1) DORIS WILBER. He married (2) VERNA (unknown last name). He married (3) DORTHY JEAN BROWN.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 127 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The child of ORA CONLEY and DORTHY BROWN is:

    1. DONALD EUGENE CONLEY.







STELLA WANDA CONLEY, daughter of EUGENE HUDDIE CONLEY and PRISCILLA FLORENCE TACKETT, was born about 1926 in Ohio. She married GEORGE RENIGER.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 127 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The children of STELLA CONLEY and GEORGE RENIGER are:

    1. SHARON RENIGER, m. GORDON GREEN.
    2. TERRY RICHARD RENIGER, m. DEBRA ADAMS.
    3. GARY CONLEY RENIGER.
    4. SANDRA SUE RENIGER, m. HOWARD BURKE.







ROGER LEE CONLEY, son of EUGENE HUDDIE CONLEY and PRISCILLA FLORENCE TACKETT, was born about 1935 in Ohio. He married SUE ANN TURBERGER.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 128 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The children of ROGER CONLEY and SUE TURBERGER are:

    1. MARY ELLEN CONLEY.
    2. PATRICK MICHAEL CONLEY.
    3. JOHN ANDREW CONLEY.







MINERVA CONLEY, daughter of LYDIA MARGARET CONLEY and EDWARD ERVIN EVANS, was born November 15, 1901 in Kentucky, died April 19, 1927 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Sam Blair Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married WILLIAM L. BLAIR, son of GEORGE W. WILEY BLAIR and ESTHER CAUDILL, about 1920. He was born August 23, 1886 in Denver, Johnson County, Kentucky, died January 24, 1958 in Huntington, Wayne County, West Virginia, and is buried in Sam Blair Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: When William Blair's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer in Denver, Kentucky, that he was single, that he claimed exemption from the draft because he had weak eyes, and that he was born August 23, 1886 in Denver. He was found to be short, of medium build, and he had blue eyes and dark brown hair.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website shows that Manerva Blair lived from November 15, 1901 to April 19, 1927, and was buried in Sam Blair Cemetery in Denver, Johnson County, Kentucky, and that William L. Blair lived from August 23, 1886 to January 24, 1958, and was buried in the same cemetery. For William it also saya "PVT 3CO COAST ART WW-1."

According to her death certificate, Minerva Blair died April 19, 1927 in Paintsville from "Septicemia - Sudden Collapse due to child bed fever." Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as November 15, 1900, her marital status as married, her parents as Edward Evans (b. Kentucky) and Lydia Conley (b. Kentucky), and the informant as William L. Blair of Leander, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Minerva Blair died April 19, 1927 in Johnson County at the age of 26.

On May 14, 1958, Naomia Caudill of Fort Gay, West Virginia, filled out an application to try and get a headstone for William L. Blair, who was a veteran. On this application it says that he was born August 23, 1886, died January 24, 1958, and was buried in Denver, Kentucky. He enlisted on December 19, 1917, and was honorably discharged as a private on December 16, 1918. He served in the "3rd Co. C.A.C.C. Def of PENSACOLA FLORIDA."

According to his obituary, William Blair (age 71), son of George and Esther Caudill Blair, was a farmer, a World War I veteran, and he had lived in Denver, Kentucky, for most of his life. He was born August 23, 1886 in Johnson County, died January 24, 1958 in Veterans Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia, from a heart attack, and was buried in Blair Cemetery in Barnetts Creek. He was survived by his widow, Minerva Conley Blair [mistake]; and 3 daughters, Nellie Blair (of Denver), Neva Fairchild (Arlington, Ohio), and Naomi Baldwin (Paintsville). ((Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to West Virginia death record transcripts, William L. Blair, son of George Blair and Easter Candle, died January 24, 1958 in Wayne County.

On page 5 of the 1920 census for District 38 (Jennies Creek) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 7 & 8, 1920), William L. Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #40, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Nervia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), and George W. Blair (father, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 71).

On page 9 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 8, 1930), William Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #77, he's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 32, and he's 43 years old. Also listed are Nellie (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9), Nevel (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), Neome (daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 5), and Marie Blair (servant, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15).

On page 37 of the 1940 census for District 58-8 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 26, 1940), William Blair is listed as the head of the household for house #313, he's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 54 years old. Also listed is Naomie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15).

    The children of MINERVA CONLEY and WILLIAM BLAIR are:

    1. NELLIE BLAIR, b. 1921, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, there was a Fancy Blair who was born in 1920 in Johnson County to a Minerva Conley.
    2. NEVA LEE BLAIR, b. January 16, 1922, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. March 31, 1999, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, m. CECIL FAIRCHILD, son of JOHN GRANT FAIRCHILD and MARY JANE BLAIR.
      Notes: According to Ohio divorce records, Neva Fairchild (b. 1922) divorced Cecil Fairchild (b. 1917), in Wyandot County on August 1, 1969.
      According to her obituary, Neva Lee Blair Fairchild (age 77), daughter of William L. and Minerva Conley Blair, was born January 16, 1922 in Johnson County, and died March 31, 1999 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. She was married to Cecil Fairchild on December 7, 1939, and they were divorced. She was preceded in death by 1 son, Danny G. Fairchild; 1 brother, George Blair; and 1 sister, Nellie. She was survived by 4 sons, James Fairchild (of Carey, Ohio), Kenneth Fairchild (Savannah, Tennessee), Lowell "Pete" Fairchild (Medway), and Paul "Douglas" Fairchild (Bettsville); 2 daughters, Mrs. Ronald (Wanda) Clark (Vanlue, Ohio) and Mrs. Marvin (Judy) Jameson (Vanlue); 1 sister, Naomi Caudill (Fort Gay, West Virginia); 18 grandchildren;; and 16 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Neva Fairchild was born January 16, 1922, and died March 31, 1999. She received her Social Security card in 1953-1954 in Ohio, her last benefit was paid in Arcadia, Hancock County, Ohio, her last place of residence was in Bettsville, Seneca County, Ohio.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Neva Lee Blair Fairchild was born January 16, 1922 in Kentucky, and died March 31, 1999 in Riverside Meth. Hospital in Columbus, Franklin County, at the age of 77. Her father's surname is listed as Blair, her mother's maiden name as Conley, and she was divorced at the time of her death.
    3. NAOMI BLAIR, b. September 11, 1924, Denver, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. November 10, 2003, Louisa, Lawrence County, Kentucky, buried in Louisa, Lawrence County, Kentucky, m. (1) (unknown first name) BALDWIN, m. (2) VERLIE CAUDILL.
      Notes: Naomi Blair's name is listed as Naomi Baldwin in her father's obituary.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Norma Blair was born in Johnson County to Nerva Conley.
      According to her obituary, Naoni Blair Caudill (age 79), daughter of the late William Blair and Minvera Conley Blair and a resident of Fort Gay, West Virginia, was born September 11, 1924 in Denver, died November 10, 2003 in Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, and was buried in Fairchild-Lemaster Cemetery in Louisa. She was survived by her husband, Verlie Caudill (of Fort Gay); 1 son, Tex Caudill (Corington, Tennessee); 3 daughters, Linda Yates (Cusseta, Georgia), Patsy Carol Wilson (New Carlisle, Ohio), and Betty Crawford (Fort Gay); and 6 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Naomi Caudill was born September 11, 1924, and died November 10, 2003. She received her Social Security card in 1972 in West Virginia, and her last place of residence was in Fort Gay, Wayne County, West Virginia.
    4. GEORGE EDWARD BLAIR, b. February 2, 1927, Johnson County, d. July 27, 1927. Denver, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, George E. Blair was born February 13, 1927 in Johnson County to Neroie Conley.
      According to his death certificate, George Edward Blair died July 27, 1927 in Denver from lobar pneumonia. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Johnson County, his birth date as February 2, 1927, his parents as Wm. L. Blair (b. Johnson County) and Minerva Conley (b. Johnson County), and the informant as Wm. L. Blair of Denver, Kentucky.







EDITH CONLEY, daughter of MONT HANNA CONLEY and ALICE CONLEY, was born about 1921 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married HOWARD FRANKLIN CONLEY, son of THOMAS JEFFERSON CONLEY and MAY REVA HITCHCOCK. He was born September 13, 1918 in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 128 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Wan E. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Alice Conley.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Howard F. Conley was born September 13, 1918 in Magoffin County to May Hitchcock.

    The children of EDITH CONLEY and HOWARD CONLEY are:

    1. HOWARD PHILLIP CONLEY, b. September 22, 1942, d. September 22, 1942, Denver, Colorado.
    2. JACQUELINE ANN CONLEY, b. November 9, 1943, d. November 9, 1943, Denver, Colorado.
      Notes: Jacqueline Ann Conley died at birth. That date has also been reported to be September 11, 1944.
    3. MARCIA KAYE CONLEY, m. DAVID KEITH CLENDENING.







THELMA B. CONLEY, daughter of MONT HANNA CONLEY and ALICE CONLEY, was born about 1923 in Kentucky. She married JAMES H. MARSH.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 128 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Thelma B. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Alice Conley.

    The children of THELMA CONLEY and JAMES MARSH are:

    1. KAREN L. MARSH, m. HARRY A. CULBERTSON.
    2. LYNN L. MARSH, m. SANDRA S. HICKS.







EDNA CAROL CONLEY, daughter of MONT HANNA CONLEY and ALICE CONLEY, was born about 1924 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married WINFORD CONLEY, son of LUTHER JOHNSON CONLEY and AUDREY GIBSON.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 128, 230, & 543 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edna C. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Allice Conley.

    The children of EDNA CONLEY and WINFORD CONLEY are:

    1. DONNA SHERYL CONLEY, m. MARION S. MEADOR.
    2. BRENDA JOYCE CONLEY, m. JAMES LOVEL KING.
    3. PAULA JEAN CONLEY, m. HARRY EMERSON TUCKER.
    4. DAVID FRANKLIN CONLEY, m. (1) KAREN LEE DAY, m. (2) JANET SHIFFLETT.







ANNA B. CONLEY, daughter of MONT HANNA CONLEY and ALICE CONLEY, was born about 1928 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married LACY PRATER.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 129 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Anna B. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Alice Conley.

    The child of ANNA CONLEY and LACY PRATER is:

    1. DIANE CONLEY PRATER, m. WILLIAM GOBLE JR.







VIRGINIA J. CONLEY, daughter of MONT HANNA CONLEY and ALICE CONLEY, was born about 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married STANLEY H. G. ANDERSON.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 129 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Virginia J. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Alice Conley.

    The children of VIRGINIA CONLEY and STANLEY ANDERSON are:

    1. SHERRY ELAINE ANDERSON, m. MORRIS HENRY HAMMONTREE II, son of MORRIS HENRY HAMMONTREE.
    2. GORDON CRAIG ANDERSON, m. CINDY JOHNSON.







PEGGY RAYE CONLEY, daughter of MONT HANNA CONLEY and ALICE CONLEY, was born about 1937 in Kentucky. She married CHARLES EDWARD MCFARLAND.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 129 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The children of PEGGY CONLEY and CHARLES MCFARLAND are:

    1. MARK EDWARD MCFARLAND.
    2. MICHELLE MCFARLAND.







JOHN STEWARD "ROCKIE" CONLEY, son of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK, was born October 23, 1902 in Kentucky, and died July 20, 1986 in Fayette County, Kentucky. He married IRENE RUTH COOPER, daughter of ALONZO L. "LONNIE" COOPER and ROSE SALYER, about 1925. She was born June 4, 1908 in Kentucky, and died May 15, 1983 in Floyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 129 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Rockie Conley was born October 23, 1902, and died in July of 1986. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Rockie Conley died July 20, 1986 in Fayette County at the age of 83. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Irene Conley was born June 4, 1908, and died in May of 1983. She received her Social Security card in 1953 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence and last benefit was paid in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Irene C. Conley died May 15, 1983 in Floyd County at the age of 74. She was living in Magoffin County at the time of her death.

On page 37 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 19, 1930), Rockie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #182, he's a tool dresser in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, first married at age 22, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Irene (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 21), Harold H. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 7 months), and Hilda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5 months).

On page 12 of the 1940 census for District 77-4A in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 1940), Rockie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #81, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has a 3rd grade education, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Irene (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 31), Harold (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Hilda Rose (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Ira Curtiss (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Phyllis Rhea (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Shirley Mae (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1), and Mary (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 67).

    The children of ROCKIE CONLEY and IRENE COOPER are:

    1. HAROLD HOSTEN CONLEY, b. 1927, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. ALICE EVELYN RICE.
    2. HILDA ROSE CONLEY, b. 1929, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. EDWARD HOLBROOK JR.
    3. IRA CURTIS CONLEY, b. 1932, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. SANDRA DELLA ARNETT.
    4. PHYLLIS RHEA CONLEY, b. June 14, 1935, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. February 5, 1965, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Conley Cemetery, Mine Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. MERRILL BORDERS.
    5. SHIRLEY MAYE CONLEY, b. 1939, Kentucky, m. DAVID FRANKLIN SPURLOCK.







HAROLD HOSTEN CONLEY, son of JOHN STEWARD "ROCKIE" CONLEY and IRENE RUTH COOPER, was born about 1927 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married ALICE EVELYN RICE, daughter of ALVA RICE and ERMA MAXINE CAUDILL. She was born in Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 129 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Harold H. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Irene Cooper.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Alice E. Rice was born in Johnson County to Erma Caudill.

    The child of HAROLD CONLEY and ALICE RICE is:

    1. JANICE IRENE CONLEY, m. CHARLES WAYNE ADAMS.







HILDA ROSE CONLEY, daughter of JOHN STEWARD "ROCKIE" CONLEY and IRENE RUTH COOPER, was born about 1929 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married EDWARD HOLBROOK JR., son of EDWARD HOLBROOK and BESSIE ARNETT.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 129 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hilda R. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Ruth Cooper.

    The children of HILDA CONLEY and EDWARD HOLBROOK are:

    1. JERRY DALE HOLBROOK, m. LOVANNA DIANE PATRICK, daughter of CHARLES DANNY PATRICK and HELEN JO MORRIS.
    2. GLEN DOUGLAS HOLBROOK, m. RHEBA ANN SMITH, daughter of JOHN SMITH and EVA COMBS.







IRA CURTIS CONLEY, son of JOHN STEWARD "ROCKIE" CONLEY and IRENE RUTH COOPER, was born about 1932 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married SANDRA DELLA ARNETT, daughter of RAYMOND ARNETT and PEGGY ADAMS.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 130 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ira C. Conley was born in Magoffin County to Irene Cooper.

    The children of IRA CONLEY and SANDRA ARNETT are:

    1. MARCIA GAIL CONLEY.
    2. MICHAEL RAY CONLEY.







PHYLLIS RHEA CONLEY, daughter of JOHN STEWARD "ROCKIE" CONLEY and IRENE RUTH COOPER, was born June 14, 1935 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died February 5, 1965 in Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Conley Cemetery in Mine Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married MERRILL BORDERS, son of COY BORDERS and OKIE WILLIAMS. He was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 130 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Phyliss R. Conley was born June 14, 1935 in Magoffin County to Irene Cooper.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Merrill Borders was born in Magoffin County to Okie Williams.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Phylis R. Borders died February 5, 1965 in Boyd County at the age of 29. She was living in Magoffin County at the time of her death.

    The children of PHYLLIS CONLEY and MERRILL BORDERS are:

    1. LISA ROSE BORDERS, m. KEITH ARNETT.
    2. TERISA RHEA BORDERS.







SHIRLEY MAYE CONLEY, daughter of JOHN STEWARD "ROCKIE" CONLEY and IRENE RUTH COOPER, was born about 1939 in Kentucky. She married DAVID FRANKLIN SPURLOCK, son of CARL ROLAND SPURLOCK and LORETTA HOLBROOK.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 130 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The child of SHIRLEY CONLEY and DAVID SPURLOCK is:

    1. DAVID FRANKLIN SPURLOCK II, m. SUSAN CLINE SALYER (divorced).







WILLIAM O. PRATER, son of TERIE CONLEY and FRANKLIN "DUMP PRATER, was born November 24, 1908 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died December 18, 1977 in Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Blue Grass Cemetery in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married MARGARET OMA "OMA" CONLEY, daughter of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK. She was born September 11, 1904 in Mine Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died October 30, 1982 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Blue Grass Cemetery in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky. Oma Conley married (1) VIRGIL COLLINS, son of MILLARD COLLINS and MATTIE CAUDILL, about 1926. He was born about 1907 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died October 18, 1932 in State Road Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 130 & 518 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

William Prater and Oma Conley were both reportedly buried in Bluegrass Cemetery in Salyersville.

According to his death certificate, Virgil Collins died in October of 1932 in State Road Fork from typhoid fever. Also on this certificate, his age is listed as 24 years and 3 months, his marital status as married, and his parents as Millard Collins (b. Kentucky) and Mattie Caudill (b. Kentucky).

According to Social Security death record transcripts, William Prater was born November 24, 1908, and died in December of 1977. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, William Prater died December 18, 1977 in Floyd County at the age of 69. He was living in Magoffin County at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Oma Prater was born September 11, 1904, and died in October of 1982. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky.

On page 25 of the 1930 census for District 77-4 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 19, 1930), Virgil Collins is listed as the head of the household for house #186, he's a laborer in the oil fields, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 19, and he's 23 years old. Also listed is Oma (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 25).

On page 34 of the 1940 census for District 98-20 in Pike County, Kentucky (dated April 29, 1940), Bill Prater is listed as the head of the household for house #287, he's an attendant in a gasoline filling station, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Magoffin County, Kentucky, in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 30 years old. Also listed is Oma (wife, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Magoffin County, Kentucky, in 1935, 5th grade education, age 32). William's brother, Cap, is in house #291.

    The child of WILLIAM PRATER and OMA CONLEY is:

    1. WILLARD B. PRATER, b. Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (1) ADELE NELSON, m. (2) CONNIE PATRICK, m. (3) CHARLOTTE TRIMBLE.

    The child of OMA CONLEY and (unknown) is:

    1. CHARLES B. "FRANK" CONLEY, m. MABLE PRATER.







MABLE PRATER, daughter of KERNEY PRATER and MOUSIE MAY, was born about 1928 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. She married CHARLES B. "FRANK" CONLEY, son of MARGARET OMA "OMA" CONLEY and (unknown).

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 130 & 161 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mabel Prater was born in Magoffin County to Mousie May.

    The children of FRANK CONLEY and MABLE PRATER are:

    1. GARY CONLEY, m. THERESA ARTHUR.
    2. ELAINE CONLEY, m. BRET A. BOWERS.







WILLARD B. PRATER, son of WILLIAM O. PRATER and MARGARET OMA "OMA" CONLEY, was born in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married (1) ADELE NELSON. He married (2) CONNIE PATRICK. He married (3) CHARLOTTE TRIMBLE, daughter of LOUISE MEADE and LEO TRIMBLE.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 131 & 518 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Louise Meade was the daughter of Gegie Conley and Lindsay Meade.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Willard B. Prater was born in Magoffin County to Oma Conley.

    The children of WILLARD PRATER and ADELE NELSON are:

    1. TANYA M. PRATER.
    2. BILLY E. PRATER.







NELLIE OVA CONLEY, daughter of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK, was born November 21, 1906 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died December 25, 1995 in Tehachapi, Kern County, California, and is buried in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan. She married LESLIE FRANKLIN MONARCH, son of JOHN C. MONARCH and IDA ROBINSON, November 5, 1933 in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan. He was born September 28, 1910 in Jasonville, Greene County, Indiana, died August 12, 1967 in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan, and is buried in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 131 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to their marriage certificate, Miss Nellie O. Conley (b. Ashland, Kentucky, resident of Battle Creek, Michigan, age 26), daughter of Frank Conley, married Leslie F. Monarch (b. Jasonville, Indiana, resident of Battle Creek, age 23), son of John Monarch and Ada Robinson, November 6, 1933 in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Nellie O. Monarch was born November 21, 1906, and died December 25, 1995. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Michigan, and her last place of residence was in Hesperia, San Bernardino, California.

According to California death record transcripts, Nellie Ova Monarch was born November 21, 1906 in Kentucky, and died December 25, 1995 in Kern County. Her father's surname is listed as Conley.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Leslie Monarch was born September 28, 1910, and died in August of 1967. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Michigan.

On page 4 of the 1920 census for District 74 (Wright Township) in Greene County, Indiana (dated January 3, 1920), J. C. Monarch is listed as the head of the household for house #15, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 39), Jessie (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Wesley [Leslie] (son, born in Indiana, age 9), Carl (son, born in Indiana, age 6), James (son, born in Indiana, age 4), and Eugene (son, born in Indiana, age 1 year 6 months).

On page 23 of the 1930 census for District 13-45 (Emmett) in Calhoun County, Michigan (dated April 12, 1930), John C. Monarch is listed as the head of the household for house #276, he's a salesman for a coffee company, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 51 years old. Also listed are Ida (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 49), Leslie (son, salesman in a coffee company, born in Indiana, age 19), Carl (son, waiter, born in Indiana, age 17), James (son, born in Indiana, age 14), Eugene (son, born in Indiana, age 12), Loraine (daughter, born in Indiana, age 8), Alva (son, born in Indiana, age 5), and Richard (son, born in Michigan, age 10 months).

On page 93 of the 1940 census for District 13-57 (Emmett Township) in Calhoun County, Michigan (dated May 4, 1940), J. A. Nollinger is listed as the head of the household for house #1081, he's working for the railroad, born in Pennsylvania, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has 1 year of high school, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Ida B. (wife, housekeeper in a lodging house, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same placet that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 52), Alva A. Monarch (step-son, born in Indiana, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, age 17), Richard N. Monarch (step-son, born in Michigan, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, age 11), Dorothy Nollinger (daughter, born in Michigan, age 14), Leslie L. Monarch (lodger, married, laborer for the W.P.A., born in Indiana, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 30), Nelly O. Monarch (lodger, married, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 33), Georald G. Monarch [sic] (lodger, born in Michigan, age 2), Norman L. Monarch (lodger, born in Michigan, age 6 months), and James C. Monarch (lodger, single, laborer for a motor valve company, born in Indiana, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, 2 years of high school, age 24).

    The children of NELLIE CONLEY and LESLIE MONARCH are:

    1. GERALD DWAYNE MONARCH, b. 1938, Michigan, m. (1) LINDA RAVELLIO, m. (2) DONNA LAUZON.
    2. NORMAN LEE MONARCH, b. November 29, 1939, d. 2002, m. (1) MARIETTA MASHER, m. (2) KAREN RAE OFFUTT.

    (This information comes from Karen Offutt Monarch and other sources)







GERALD DWAYNE MONARCH, son of NELLIE OVA CONLEY and LESLIE FRANKLIN MONARCH, was born about 1938 in Michigan. He married (1) LINDA RAVELLIO. He married (2) DONNA LAUZON.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 131 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The children of GERALD MONARCH and DONNA LAUZON are:

    1. TERRY LYNN MONARCH.
    2. SHELLY MONARCH.
    3. DOUGLAS LAUZON.
      Notes: Douglas Lauzon is a Gerald Monarch's step-son.







NORMAN LEE MONARCH, son of NELLIE OVA CONLEY and LESLIE FRANKLIN MONARCH, was born November 29, 1939, and died in 2002. He married (1) MARIETTA MOSHER (divorced). He married (2) KAREN RAE OFFUTT, daughter of LLOYD LEE OFFUTT and GLADYS MARY OGLE.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 131 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Norman Lee Monarch was cremated and his ashes were scattered in the western Sierra Nevada mountains, above Bishop, California.

    The children of NORMAN MONARCH and MARIETTA MOSHER are:

    1. LINDA SUE MONARCH, m. (1) DENNIS KNIGHT, m. (2) DALE DENNIS.
    2. TRINA DEE MONARCH, m. DAVID BACKUS.
    3. NORMA LEE MONARCH.
    4. KOREN THERESA MONARCH.

    (This information comes from Karen Offutt Monarch and other sources)







VESTEL VAUGHN "VAUGHN" CONLEY, daughter of HOSTEN C. CONLEY and MARY ELIZABETH CHEEK, was born October 1, 1908 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died July 25, 1970 in Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio, and is buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Millertown, Perry County, Ohio. She married (1) MELVIN H. "DOCK" HALE about 1923. He was born in 1899 in Kentucky, died in 1957, and is buried in New Lexington Cemetery in New Lexington, Perry County, Ohio. She married (2) GEORGE HENRY STALLINGS. He was born April 12, 1890 in West Virginia, died August 28, 1983 in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, and is buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Millertown, Perry County, Ohio

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 131 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Vaughn Hale Stallings lived from 1903 to 1970, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Millertown, Perry County, Ohio, that Melvin Dock Hale lived from 1899 to 1957, was buried in New Lexington Cemetery in New Lexington, Perry County, Ohio, and that George Henry Stallings lived from April 12, 1890 to August 28, 1983, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery. On Dock Hale's page it also says "Name Daniel Hale is on death certificate and grave stone but they are incorrect. Date and place of birth on death certificate also incorrect. Mixup on info due to Perry County Infirmary / Home where he was living for years before he passed away. Family is in process of making new grave stone for Melvin Dock Hale. Cemetery now also known as Maplewood."

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Vestel V. Stallings was born about 1909, and died July 25, 1970 in Doctors Hospital in Nelsonville, Athens County, at the age of 61. She was married and living in Perry County at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, George Stallings was born April 12, 1890, and died in August of 1983. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Glouster, Athens County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, George H. Stallings was born about 1890 in West Virginia, and died August 28, 1893 in Zanesville, Muskingum County, at the age of 93. He was widowed and living in Perry County at the time of his death.

On page 24 of the 1930 census for District 64-19 (Monroe Township) in Perry County, Ohio (dated April 22, 1930), Dock H. Hale is listed as the head of the household for house #267, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Vaughn (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 21), Allie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 6), Cora (daughter, born in Ohio, age 3 years 1 month), and Maxie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10 months).

On page 19 of the 1940 census for District 64-20 (Monroe Township) in Perry County, Ohio (dated May 13, 1940), Vaughn Hale is listed as the head of the household for house #24, she's not working, separated, born in Kentucky, she was living in rural Perry County in 1935, she has a 4th grade education, and she's 31 years old. Also listed are Allie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 16), Cora (daughter, born in Ohio, age 13), Maxie (daughter, born in Ohio, age 10), Leona (daughter, born in Ohio, age 9), Kelly (son, born in Ohio, age 7), and Melvin (son, born in Ohio, age 4).

On page 33 of the 1940 census for District 5-13 (Athens Township) in Athens County, Ohio (dated April 6, 1940), Dock Hale is found in the Athens State Hospital for the Insane, he's separated, born in Kentucky, he was living in Corning, Perry County, Ohio, in 1935, and he's 41 years old.

    The children of VAUGHN CONLEY and DOCK HALE are:

    1. ALLIE HILDA HALE, b. 1924, Ohio.
    2. CORA I. HALE, b. 1927, Ohio, m. PAUL E. HEATH.
    3. MAXIE ELIZABETH HALE, b. 1929, Ohio, m. HAROLD WILLIAM MILLER, son of SAM MILLER and (unknown first name) WALTON.
    4. LEONA VAUGHN HALE, b. 1931, Ohio, m. WILLIAM L. STALLINGS.
    5. THOMAS KELLY HALE, b. 1933, Ohio, m. CARMEN RUTH HUPP.
    6. MELVIN DEAN HALE, b. 1936, Ohio, m. DOROTHY ANN HERD.







CORA I. HALE, daughter of VESTEL VAUGHN "VAUGHN" CONLEY and MELVIN H. "DOCK" HALE, was born about 1927 in Ohio. She married PAUL E. HEATH, son of ROBERT E. HEATH and GLENNIEA ARBOGAST.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 131 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The child of CORA HALE and (unknown first name) WHITE is:

    1. TERRY EUGENE WHITE.

    The children of CORA HALE and PAUL HEATH are:

    1. DANNY PAUL HEATH.
    2. MARIE ANN HEATH.







LEONA VAUGHN HALE, daughter of VESTEL VAUGHN "VAUGHN" CONLEY and MELVIN H. "DOCK" HALE, was born about 1931 in Ohio. She married WILLIAM L. STALLINGS, son of GEORGE HENRY STALLINGS and AGNES KINDER.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 131 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

George Henry Stallings was Leona's step-father.

    The children of LEONA HALE and WILLIAM STALLINGS are:

    1. JUDY ANN STALLINGS.
    2. WILLIAM HENRY STALLINGS, m. DORIS GRIFFITH.
    3. ROBERT LEE STALLINGS.
    4. PATRICIA SUE STALLINGS, m. CRAIG KOKAS.
    5. PAUL EUGENE STALLINGS.







THOMAS KELLY HALE, son of VESTEL VAUGHN "VAUGHN" CONLEY and MELVIN H. "DOCK" HALE, was born about 1933 in Ohio. He married CARMEN RUTH HUPP, daughter of ARTHUR T. HUPP and MINNIE E. BLAIR.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 132 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The children of THOMAS HALE and CARMEN HUPP are:

    1. THOMAS KELLY HALE JR., m. JOYCE BAY.
    2. JACQUELINE L. HALE. m. JOHN SHENEFIELD.
    3. RICHARD L. HALE.
    4. JEFFREY D. HALE, m. LORIE KRING.







MELVIN DEAN HALE, son of VESTEL VAUGHN "VAUGHN" CONLEY and MELVIN H. "DOCK" HALE, was born about 1936 in Ohio. He married DOROTHY ANN HERD.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 132 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

    The children of MELVIN HALE and DOROTHY HERD are:

    1. KIMBERLY DENENE HALE.
    2. DAVID TIMOTHY HALE.
    3. KEETH DARYL HALE.
    4. DOWN RENEE HALE.







WALTER FRANK CONLEY, son of WINSTON CONLEY and SARAH ANN HAMILTON, was born September 6, 1890 in Silver Hill, Morgan County, Kentucky, died August 23, 1933 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Hamilton Cemetery in Silver Hill, Morgan County, Kentucky. He married ELLA WALLEN, daughter of CALBERT WALLEN and TELITHA WILLIAMS, about 1917. She was born August 26, 1890 in Kentucky, and died April 23, 1973 in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 531 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Telitha Williams was the sister of Helen B. Williams.

According to her death certificate, Talitha Williams Wallin McKenzie died March 27, 1945 in Catlettsburg from mitrial regurgitation. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Johnson County, her birth date as September 14, 1872, her marital status as married, her husband as Albert McKenzie, her parents as David Williams (b. Johnson County) and Lida Webb [Lydia M. Webb] (b. Johnson County), the informant as Mrs. R. W. Wallin [R. W. Wallen] of Kenova, West Virginia, and the burial place as Catlettsburg Cemetery.

When Walter Frank Conley's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer, that he was married, and that he was born September 6, 1890 in Silver Hill, Morgan County, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had light brown eyes and light brown hair.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Walter F. Conley was buried in Hamilton Cemetery in Silver Hill, Morgan County, Kentucky, although no photo of his headstone is provided.

According to his death certificate, Walter Frank Conley died August 28, 1933 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, from "Shock - Due to contact with high tension electric wire - Thrown from top of barn to ground." Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as September 6, 1890, his marital status as married, his wife as Ella Conley, his occupation as paint salesman, his residence as Staffordsville, his parents as Winston Conley (b. Kentucky) and Sarah Hamilton (b. Kentucky), the informant as Mrs. Ella Conley of Staffordsville, Kentucky, and the burial place as Silver Hill.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Walter F. Couley died August 23, 1933 in Johnson County at the age of 42.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ella Conley was born August 26, 1890, and died July 15, 1973. She received her Social Security card in 1965 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ella W. Conley died April 23, 1973 in Boyd County at the age of 83. She was living in Boyd County at the time of her death.

On page 72 of the 1900 census for District 41 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 30, 1900), Calbert Wallen is listed as the head of the household for house #546, he's a merchant and a farmer, born in March of 1964 in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, married for 12 years, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Talitha (wife, born in September of 1870 in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, married for 12 years, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 29), Boyd H. (son, born in June of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), Ella (daughter, born in August of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Roy (son, born in November of 1891 in Kentucky, age 8), Coy (son, born in January of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), and Woodward (son, born in June of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3).

On page 12 of the 1910 census for District 74 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated May 11, 1910), Albert McKenzie is listed as the head of the household for house #177, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 4 years, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Telitha (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 4 years, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 37), Boyd Wallen (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 20), Roy (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18), McCoy (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 16), Woodword (step-son, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 15), and Ella (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 7 of the 1920 census for District 108 (Coal Run) in Pike County, Kentucky (dated January 8, 1920), Walter Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #72, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Ella (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 29), and Noel (son, born in Kentucky, age 1). They are living close to sister Samantha and brother George.

On page 29 of the 1930 census for District 98-5 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Pike County, Kentucky (dated April 12, 1930), Walter F. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #128, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 26, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Ella (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 26, age 39), Noel D. (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Herndan (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), and Mimel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7).

On page 15 of the 1940 census for District 10-1 (Catlettsburg) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1940), Ella Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #137, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, she has an 8th grade education, and she's 49 years old. Also listed are Herndon (son, laborer in a sawmill, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 19), Mimel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Julian (son, born in Kentucky, age 8).

    The children of WALTER CONLEY and ELLA WALLEN are:

    1. NOEL D. CONLEY, b. 1919, Kentucky.
    2. CABELL HERNDAN CONLEY, b. 1920, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Cabell H. Conley was born in Johnson County to Ella Walling.
    3. MIMMEL CONLEY, b. 1923, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Mimmel Conley was born in Boyd County to Ella Walling.
    4. JULIAN H. CONLEY, b. 1931, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Julian H. Conley was born in Floyd County to Ella Wallen.







HERBERT ESTILL HOLBROOK, son of POLLY MARGARET JOHNSON and GEORGE W. HOLBROOK, was born February 6, 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died March 1, 1981 in Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio, and is buried in Mount Zion Cemetery in Danville, Highland County, Ohio. He married EFFIE WILLIAMS, daughter of LOUIS F. WILLIAMS and ALPHA SKAGGS, about 1911. She was born October 8, 1889 in Kentucky, died April 27, 1973 in Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, and is buried in Mount Zion Cemetery in Danville, Highland County, Ohio.

Notes: Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website shows that Alpha Skaggs Williams, wife of Lewis Williams, lived from 1868 to 1901, and was buried in Williams Cemetery in Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky, although no headstone photo was provided.

When Herbert E. Holbrook's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Morgan County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer in Relief, Kentucky, that he was married and had 2 children, and that he was born February 6, 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky. He was found to be tall, of medium build, and he had black eyes and black hair.

When Herbert E. Holbrook's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 27, 1942 in Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Hamer Township, Highland County, Ohio, that his closest relative was Mrs. Effie Holbrook, and that he was born February 6, 1890 Johnson County, Kentucky. He was found to be 5 feet 11 inches tall, he weighed 175 pounds, and he had brown eyes and black hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Herbert E. Holbrook lived from February 6, 1890 to March 1, 1981, and was buried in Mount Zion Cemetery in Danville, Highland County, Ohio, and that Effie Williams lived from October 8, 1889 to April 27, 1973, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Herbert Holbrook was born February 6, 1890, and died in March of 1981. She received her Social Security card in 1954-1955 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Lynchburg, Highland County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Herbert E. Holbrook was born about 1890 in Kentucky, and died March 1, 1981 in Highland District Hospital in Hillsboro, Highland County, at the age of 91. He was widowed and living in Highland County at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Effie Holbrook was born October 8, 1889, and died in April of 1973. She received her Social Security card in 1973 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Lynchburg, Highland County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Effie Holbrook was born about 1890 and died April 27, 1973 in Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington, Clinton County, at the age of 83. She was living in Highland County and she was married at the time of her death.

On page 57 of the 1900 census for District 41 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 27, 1900), Louis F. Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #427, he's a farmer, born in February of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 12 years, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Alpha Williams (wife, born in January of 1875 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 12 years, she's given birth to 6 children and 3 are still living, age 25), Effie Williams (daughter, born in October of 1888 in Kentucky, age 11), Elizabeth Williams (daughter, born in November of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), and John M. Williams (son, born in September of 1899 in Kentucky, age 8 months).

On page 16 of the 1910 census for District 75 (Red Bush) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 27, 1910), Louis T. Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #119, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 7 years, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Perlina (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 7 years, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 34), Cecil (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), Warren (son, born in Kentucky, age 1), Effie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), and John M. (son, born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 19 of the 1920 census for District 206 (Paint) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated January 22, 1920), Herbert Holbrook is listed as the head of the household for house #158, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Effie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 30), Proctor (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Lloyd (son, born in Kentucky, age 6). There is also a William Holbrook family living under the same roof. William's wife is Ellen, and their children are Earnest, Courtney, and Herald.

On page 1 of the 1930 census for District 36-10 (Hamer Township) in Highland County, Ohio (dated April 2, 1930), Henry E. Holbrook is listed as the head of the household for house #11, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Effie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 40), Proctor (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), and Lloyd (son, born in Kentucky, age 16).

On pages 8 of the 1940 census for District 36-10 (Hamer) in Highland County, Ohio (dated April 9, 1940), Herbert E. Holbrook is listed as the head of the household for house #92, he's a farmer, born in Ohio, 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 Effie (wife, born in Ohio, 8th grade education, age 50), and Lawrn D. (son, born in Ohio, age 8). They are living next to son, Lloyd, and on the other side of him is son, Proctor.

    The children of HERBERT HOLBROOK and EFFIE WILLIAMS are:

    1. PROCTOR M. HOLBROOK, b. March 27, 1912, Morgan County, Kentucky, m. THELMA (unknown last name).
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Proctor M. Holbrook was born March 27, 1912 in Morgan County to Effie Williams.
    2. LLOYD HOLBROOK, b. 1914, Kentucky, m. EDITH M. (unknown last name).
    3. ELICTLY HOLBROOK, b. March 18, 1916, Relief, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. March 22, 1916, Relief, Morgan County, Kentucky, buried Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his death certificate, Elictly Holbrook died March 22, 1916 in Relief, Morgan County, Kentucky, with the cause of death was unknown and there was no physician. Also on this certificate, his parents are listed as Herbert Holbrook (b. Johnson County) and Effie Williams (b. Johnson County), the informant as Harry Holbrook of Red Bush, Kentucky, and the burial place as Holbrook Cemetery.
    4. LAWRN D. HOLBROOK, b. 1932, Ohio.







FLORENCE HOLBROOK, daughter of POLLY MARGARET JOHNSON and GEORGE W. HOLBROOK, was born in February of 1893 in Johnson County, Kentucky. She married RICHARD HILL, son of EDWARD HILL and ELIZABETH (unknown last name), about 1909. He was born November 20, 1888 in Morgan County, Kentucky.

Notes: When Richard Hill's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Morgan County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a farmer, that he was married and had 2 children, and that he was born November 20, 1888 in Morgan County. He was found to be tall and stout, and he had blue eyes, brown hair, and was deaf in one ear.

When Richard Hill's World War II draft registration card was filled out on April 26, 1942 in Scioto County, Ohio, he stated that he was employed by Wheeling Steel, that his closest relative was Florence Hill, and that he was born November 20, 1888 in Morgan County, Kentucky. He was found to be 5 feet 11 inches tall, he weighed 160 pounds, and he had blue eyes, gray hair, a light complexion, and a scar on his left arm.

On page 6 of the 1900 census for District 75 (Magisterial District No. 5) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated June 4, 1900), Edward Hill is listed as the head of the household for house #41, he's a farmer, born in May of 1864 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 18 years, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (wife, born in July of 1866 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 6 children and all are still living, age 33), Arlando (son, born in July of 1883 in Kentucky, age 16), Olla [Ollie] (daughter, born in July of 1883 in Kentucky, age 16), Sarah J. (daughter, born in November of 1886 in Kentucky, age 13), Richard (son, born in November of 1888 in Kentucky, age 11), Susanna (daughter, born in July of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), and Angie (daughter, born in October of 1898 in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 13 of the 1910 census for District 150 (Paint) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 26, 1910), Richard Hill is listed as the head of the household for house #87, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 1 year, and he's 21 years old. Also listed is Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, age 17). They are living next to Richard's parents.

On page 6 of the 1920 census for District 43 (Red Bush) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 27 & 28, 1920), Richard Hill is listed as the head of the household for house #62, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 27), Freda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Evalena (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Orvan (son, born in Kentucky, age 2). Florence's parents are in house #60.

On page 42 of the 1930 census for District 73-6 (Clay Township) in Scioto County Ohio (dated April 16, 1930), Richard Hill is listed as the head of the household for house #398, he's working in a steel mill, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 37), Evelena (daughter, sales lady in a dry goods store, born in Kentucky, age 18), Orvin (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Clorena (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Clendon (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Clyde (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 11 months), and George E. (son, born in Ohio, age 2 years 3 months).

On pages 26 & 27 of the 1940 census for District 73-48 (Portsmouth) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 19, 1940), Richard Hill is listed as the head of the household for house #265, he's a carpenter, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 6th grade education, and he's 51 years old. Also listed are Florence (wife, born in Kentucky, 5th grade education, age 47), Cline (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), George (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Herman (son, born in Ohio, age 8), Richard Jr. (son, born in Ohio, age 4), and Clendon (son, born in Kentucky, age 17).

    The children of FLORENCE HOLBROOK and RICHARD HILL are:

    1. FREDA HILL, b. November 3, 1911, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Freda E. Hill was born November 3, 1911 in Johnson County to Florence Holbrook.
    2. DULICE HILL, b. February 21, 1914, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. December 6, 1914, Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Johnson Cemetery, Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Dules Hill was born February 21, 1914 in Morgan County to Florence Holbrook.
      According to his death certificate, Dulice Hill died from cerebro spinal fever. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Morgan County, his birth date as February 21, 1914, his parents as Richard Hill (b. Morgan County) and Florence Holbrook (b. Johnson County), the informant as Herbert Holbrook of Red Bush, Kentucky, and the burial place as Johnson Cemetery in Red Bush.
    3. EVALENA HILL, b. September 8, 1915, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Evelenia Hill was born September 8, 1915 in Morgan County to Florence Holbrook.
    4. ORVIN HILL, b. 1918, Kentucky.
    5. CLORENA HILL, b. 1920, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Corena Hill was born Johnson County to Florence Holdbrook.
    6. CLENDON HILL, b. 1923, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Elendon Hill was born Johnson County to Flornece Halbrook.
    7. CLYDE HILL, b. 1925, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Cline Hill was born Johnson County to Florence Holbrook.
    8. GEORGE E. HILL, b. 1928, Ohio.
    9. HERMAN HILL, b. 1932, Ohio.
    10. RICHARD HILL JR., b. 1936, Ohio.







NOVA HOLBROOK, daughter of POLLY MARGARET JOHNSON and GEORGE W. HOLBROOK, was born February 28, 1903 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died April 29, 1981 in Grayson, Carter County, Kentucky, and is buried in Baldwin Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married SHERMAN MCKINLEY BALDWIN, son of SHELBY ANTHONY BALDWIN and HANNAH DAVIS, about 1920. He was born November 4, 1896 in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, died January 29, 1965 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Baldwin Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Sherman McKinley Baldwin was the brother of James Winson Baldwin, Sarah E. Nora Baldwin, and Joel Henry Baldwin, who married Sarah Emily "Emma" Fairchild, daughter of Cynthia Ellen Hitchcock and Andrew Martin Fairchild.

Shelby Anthony Baldwin was the brother of Sarah Elizabeth Baldwin.

Hannah Davis (1854-1911) was the sister of Mary Susan Davis and Harvey C. Davis. According to Kentucky birth records, Hanna Davis was born May 13, 1854 in Johnson County to Richard Davis and Elenoe Reed. On her death certificate in 1911 her parents are listed as Richard Davis (b. Johnson County) and Ora Ellen Reed (b. Johnson County).

When McKinley Baldwin's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1918, in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was working for S.A. Baldwin in Oil Springs, Kentucky, that his closest relative was S. A. Baldwin of Oil Springs, that his father's birthplace was in Staffordsville, Kentucky, and that he was born November 4, 1896 in Oil Springs, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had brown eyes and brown hair.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website shows that Nova Holbrook Baldwin lived from February 28, 1903 to April 29, 1981, and was buried in Baldwin Cemetery [James Wince Baldwin] in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, and that McKinley Baldwin lived from November 4, 1896 to January 29, 1965, and was buried in the same cemetery. No headstone photos are provided.

According to her obituary, Nova Holbrook Baldwin (age 78), daughter of George and Polly Johnson Holbrook, was born February 28, 1903 in Johnson County, died April 29, 1981 at home in Grayson, and was buried in Baldwin Cemetery in Oil Springs. She was preceded in death by her husband, McKinley Baldwin, January 29, 1965. She was survived by 3 sons, Lowell Baldwin (of Minneapolis, Minnesota), Carrol D. C. Baldwin (Grayson), and Robert Baldwin (Paintsville); 2 daughters, Imogene Ward (Southgate) and Patricia Morris (Paintsville); 1 brother, James Holbrook (Circleville, OH); 15 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Nova Baldwin was born February 28, 1903, and died in April of 1981. Her last place of residence was in Grayson, Carter County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Nova Baldwin died April 29, 1981 in Carter County at the age of 78. She was living in Carter County at the time of her death.

According to his obituary, McKinley Baldwin (age 68), son of Shell and Hannah Davis Baldwin, was a 41 year employee of Van Hoose Lumber Company, and was secretary and treasurer at the time of his death. He was born November 4, 1896, died January 29, 1965 in a local hospital, and was buried in Baldwin Cemetery in Oil Springs. He was survived by his wife, Nova Holbrook Baldwin; 3 sons, Robert Baldwin (of Paintsville), D. C. Baldwin (Grayson, Kentucky), and Lowell Baldwin (Minneapolis, Minnesota); 2 daughters, Mrs. Imogene Ward (South Gate, Kentucky) and Mrs. Patty Morris (Camp A. P. Hill, Virginia); 1 brother, Clint Baldwin (Winchester, Kentucky); and 2 sisters, Miss Susan Baldwin (Oil Springs) and Mrs. Nora Webb (Dayton, Ohio). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, McKinley Baldwin was born November 4, 1896, and died in January of 1965. 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, McKinly Baldwin died January 29, 1965 in Johnson County at the age of 68. He was living in Johnson County at the time of his death.

On page 4 of the 1900 census for District 40 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 2, 1900), Shelby Baldwin [hard to read] is listed as the head of the household for house #30, he's a farmer, born in May of 1855 in Kentucky, father born in South Carolina, mother born in Kentucky, married for 27 years, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Hannah (wife, born in May of 1854 in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Indiana, she's given birth to 15 children and 12 are still living, age 46), Isaac V. (daughter [mistake], single, not working, born in December of 1878 in Kentucky, age 21), Sarah E. (daughter, born in September of 1880 in Kentucky, age 19), Elexious H. (son, born in April of 1882 in Kentucky, age 18), John F. (son, born in November of 1883 in Kentucky, age 16), Mary A. (daughter, born in September of 1887 in Kentucky, age 12), Cora A. (daughter, born in March of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10), Luther P. (son, born in September of 1891 in Kentucky, age 8), Clinton M. (son, born in November of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), Sherman M. (son, born in November of 1896 in Kentucky, age 3), Ellen O. Davis (mother-in-law, widowed, born in April of 1816 in Indiana, father born in Indiana, mother born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 1 child and that child is still living [mistake], age 84), and Talitha C. Davis (sister-in-law, single, born in 1842 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 58).

On pages 2 & 3 of the 1910 census for District 70 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1910), S. A. Baldwin is listed as the head of the household for house #21, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in North Carolina, mother born in Kentucky, married for 36 years, and he's 54 years old. Also listed are Hannah (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Indiana Territory, she's given birth to 15 children and 12 are still living, age 55), Susana (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 21), Cora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Luther (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Clint (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Kinley (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Talitha Davice [Davis] (sister-in-law, single, not working, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Indiana Territory, age 67).

On page 1 of the 1920 census for District 39 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 2 & 3, 1920), S. A. Baldwin is listed as the head of the household for house #7, he's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, father born in North Carolina, mother born in Kentucky, and he's 65 years old. Also listed are Susan (daughter, single, home worker, born in Kentucky, age 32), Clint (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 27), and McKinley (son, single, teacher, born in Kentucky, age 23).

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 58-4 (Magisterial District No. 1) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), McKinley Baldwin is listed as the head of the household for house #28, he's a laborer in a lumber yard, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 23, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Nova (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 27), Imogene B. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Lowell F. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Dellmar [hard to read] (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 5 months).

On page 33 of the 1940 census for District 58-3 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 17, 1940), McKenly Baldwin is listed as the head of the household for house #293, he's a salesman in a lumbery yard, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has 1 year of high school, and he's 43 years old. Also listed are Nova (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 37), Imogene A. (daughter, 2 years of college, born in Kentucky, age 18), Lovell (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Delmas (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Robert (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), and Patricia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4).

    The children of NOVA HOLBROOK and MCKINLEY BALDWIN are:

    1. IMOGENE B. BALDWIN, b. March 4, 1921, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. April 29, 1994, Ft. Thomas, Campbell County, Kentucky, buried in Thelma, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. JESS BOYD WARD, son of G. MACK WARD and ETHEL BOYD, December 24, 1941, Pikeville, Pike County, Kentucky. He was b. October 23, 1920, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. December 23, 1958, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Imogene B. Baldwin was born March 4, 1921 in Johnson County to Novie Holbrook.
      According to her obituary, Imogene Baldwin Ward (age 73), daughter of the late McKinley Baldwin and Nova Holbrook, was a retired school teacher. She was born March 4, 1921 in Johnson County, died April 29, 1994 in St. Luke East Hospital in Ft. Thomas, and was buried in Dan Gamble Cemetery in Thelma. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jess Ward, on December 22, 1958. She was survived by 1 daughter, Linda Rice [Linda Lee Ward Rice] (of Cincinnati, Ohio); 3 brothers, Robert H. Baldwin (Paintsville), D. C. Baldwin (Grayson), and Lowell F. Baldwin (Minneapolis, Minnesota); and 1 sister, Patricia Morris (Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Imogene B. Ward died April 29, 1994 in Southgate, Campbell County, at the age of 73. She was living in Campbell County at the time of her death.
      According to his obituary, "Jess Boyd Ward, 38, died suddenly at 1:10 a.m., December 23, 1958 of a heart attack while visiting here at the home of his father-in-law, McKinley Baldwin. He was the son of G. Mack Ward and Ethel Boyd Ward, and for three years been a resident of Middlesex, N. J. where he was Eastern Sales Manager for Selwyn-Pacific Company of Los Angeles, Cal. Mr. Ward was a brother of County Judge Bill Ward of this city, and was a member of a prominent Johnson County family. He was born at Thelma in this county on October 23, 1920, and was a graduate of Paintsville High School. He attended Morehead State College, and University of Kentucky, and Southern Technical Institute at Atlanta, Ga., where he obtained a degree in associate engineering. He was active in politics and was a candidate for lieutenant governor of Kentucky in the Democratic primary four years ago. He was a veteran of World War II, and served on active duty from 1943 to 1946. Mr. Ward was married to Imogene Baldwin at Pikeville on December 24, 1941. Surviving besides his wife is a daughter, Linda Lee Ward, 15, his parents, one brother and one sister, Mrs. Ruth Ann Akers, Fort Thomas, Ky." "Burial was in the Gambill Cemetery at Thelma." (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    2. LOWELL F. BALDWIN, b. 1924, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lowell F. Baldwin was born in Johnson County to Nova Holbrook.
    3. DELMUS CARROL BALDWIN, b. 1927, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Delmus C. Baldwin was born in Johnson County to Nora Halbrook.
    4. ROBERT HAROLD BALDWIN, b. 1930, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Robert Harold Baldwin was born in Johnson County to Nora Halbrook.
    5. PATRICIA R. BALDWIN, b. 1936, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) MORRIS.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Patricia R. Baldwin was born in Johnson County to Nora Halbrook.







LEONDAS EUGENE HOLBROOK, son of OTTIS HOLBROOK and LOUISA HAZEL BALDWIN, was born in 1929 in Kentucky, died November 28, 2000 in Pleasureville, Kentucky, and is buried in Pleasureville Cemetery in Pleasureville, Kentucky. He married MARY PRATER.

Notes: According to his obituary, Leon Eugene Holbrook (age 71), son of the late Ottis and Louise Baldwin Holbrook, was a resident of Pleasureville [Pleasureville is in both Henry and Shelby counties] at the time of his death. He died November 28, 2000 in Jewish Hospital in Shelbyville, and was buried in Pleasureville Cemetery. He was survived by his wife, Mary Prater Holbrook; 3 daughters, Kay Holbrook Arnold (of Pleasureville), Janet Holbrook (Pleasureville), and Karen Holbrook Parrish (Eminence); 2 sisters, Sarah Margaret Prater (Volga) and Willa Mae Pennington (Volga), and 2 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

    The children of LEON HOLBROOK and MARY PRATER are:

    1. KAY HOLBROOK, m. (unknown first name) ARNOLD.
    2. JANET HOLBROOK.
    3. KAREN HOLBROOK, m. (unknown first name) PARRISH.







JOSEPH ERASTUS "ERASTUS" SALYER, son of LEVI HATTON "HATTON" SALYER and LUCY A. GULLETT, was born December 31, 1914 in Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky, died January 9, 2000 in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida, and is buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida. He married (1) GAYNELL DIXON, daughter of EDWARD DIXON and LYDIA ANN WITTEN. She was born October 2, 1915 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died October 23, 1990 in West Liberty, Morgan County, Kentucky, and is buried in Salyer Family Cemetery in Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky. He married (2) MAGDALENA "LENA" HILL, daughter of MAUDE M. WILLIAMS and CHARLEY L. HILL. She was born October 23, 1916 in Morgan County, Kentucky, died May 7, 2009 in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida, and is buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida.

Notes: Ed Dixon was the brother of James Franklin Dixon.

Gaynell Dixon was possibly the sister of Marie Dixon.

Gaynell Dixon's 2nd husband was a man by the name of Gillispie, and her 3rd was a man by the name of Lewis.

According to his obituary, Ed Dixon (age 79), son of the late Thomas and Eliza McFarland Dixon, was a painting contractor and a life-long resident of Johnson County. He was born July 6, 1882, died February 1, 1962 following an extended illness, and was buried in Litteral Cemetery in Oil Springs. He was survived by his wife, Lydia Witten Dixon; 1 son, McKinley Dixon (of Columbus, Ohio); 4 daughters, Mrs. Carma Hitchcock (Louisa, Kentucky), Mrs. Marie Lewis (Louisa), Mrs. Mary Goble (Mechanicsburg, Ohio), and Mrs. Gaynell Gillispie (Meally, Kentucky); and 3 brothers, Rev. Will Dixon (Ashland), Frank Dixon (Wayland), Manford Dixon (Columbus, Ohio). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to her obituary, Lydia Ann Witten Dixon (age 86), daughter of George W. and Amanda Short Witten, was born June 25, 1890 in Johnson County, died September 12, 1976 at home in Louisa, Kentucky, and was buried in Litteral Cemetery in Oil Springs. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ed Dixon, on February 1, 1962. She was survived by 4 daughters, Carma Hitchcock (of Louisa), Marie Keaton (Louisa), Gaynell Lewis (West Liberty), and Mary Goble (Mechanicsburg, Ohio); 7 grandchilren; and 9 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Kastuo Salyer was born December 31, 1914 in Johnson County to Lucy Gullet.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gaynell Dixon was born October 2, 1915 in Johnson County to Lydia Witten.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lena Hill was born October 23, 1916 in Morgan County to Maude Williams. There is also a record of a Esta M. Hill who was born on the same day to Maude Williams, so it could be Esta Magdelena Hill.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Erastus Salyer lived from 1914 to 2000, and was buried in the Garden of Meditation of Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida, and that Lena H. Salyer lived from 1916 to 2009, and was buried in the same section of the same cemetery.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website shows that Gaynell Lewis, lived from October 2, 1915 to October 23, 1990, and was buried in Salyer Family Cemetery in Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky, and close - if not next - to Erastus' parents. Don Salyer [her son] also has a headstone in this cemetery, but only the birth date is engraved on it.

According to his obituary, Erastus Salyer (age 85), was born in Red Bush, Johnson County, and had moved from Dayton, Ohio to New Port Richey, Florida, in 1973, which is where he lived when he died on January 9, 2000. He was survived by his wife, Lena Hill Salyer; and 1 daughter, Lena Salyer (of New Port Richey). He was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Cemetery in New Port Richey. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Erastus Salyer was born December 31, 1914, and died January 9, 2000. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Gaynell Lewis was born October 2, 1915, and died in October of 1990. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Gaynell Lewis died October 23, 1990 in West Liberty at the age of 75. She was living in Morgan County at the time of her death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Lena H. Hill was born October 23, 1916, and died May 7, 2009. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida.

On page 14 of the 1920 census for District 39 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 17 & 19, 1920), Eddie Dixon is listed as the head of the household for house #129, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Lydia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 29), McKinley (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Carma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Jessie M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Gaynell (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 2 months).

On page 19 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1930), Ed Dixon is listed as the head of the household for house #173, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 43 years old. Also listed are Lydia (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 39), McKinley (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 22), Carma (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), Marie [Jessie Marie] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), Gaynell (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), and Mary L. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 9 of the 1940 census for District 58-10 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 12, 1940), Erastus Salyer is listed as the household for house #100, he's a mechanic in a garage, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has 3 years of high school, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Gay Nell (wife, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same place that she was in 1935, she has 3 years of high school, age 24), Terry D. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 months), and Esther Salyer (aunt, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 63). They are living next to Erastus' parents. Esther was the 2nd wife of Erastus' grandfather, Joseph.

    The child of ERASTUS SALYER and GAYNELL DIXON is:

    1. DON D. SALYER, b. 1940, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: Don Salyer's name is listed as Terry D. Salyer in the 1940 census. It's Don Salyer in his grandfather's obituary.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Don D. Salyer was born in Johnson County to Gaynella Dixon.

    The child of ERASTUS SALYER and LENA HILL is:

    1. LENA SALYER.







SUSAN MAUSALEET KAZEE, daughter of ARIZONA ANNA "ZONA" JOHNSON and DANIEL BOONE KAZEE, was born April 25, 1906 in Kentucky, died May 31, 1987 in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri, and is buried in Chapel Hill Cemetery in Williamsville, Wayne County, Missouri. She married (1) (unknown). She married (2) PAUL OREN PATTERSON on July 8, 1941 in Williamsville, Wayne County, Missouri. He was born September 11, 1911, died December 26, 2000 in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri, and is buried in Chapel Hill Cemetery in Williamsville, Wayne County, Missouri.

Notes: According to Missouri marriage records, Paul Owen Patterson of Williamsville, Wayne County, married Susan Mausaleet Kazee of Williamsville on July 8, 1941.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Susan M. Patterson lived from April 25, 1906 to May 31, 1987, and was buried in Chapel Hill Cemetery in Williamsville, Wayne County, Missouri, and that Paul Oren Patterson lived from September 11, 1911 to December 26, 2000, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Susan Patterson was born April 25, 1906, and died in May of 1987. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Missouri, and her last place of residence was in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Paul O. Patterson was born September 11, 1911, and died December 1, 2000. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Missouri, and his last place of residence was in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri.

On page 3 of the 1940 census for District 112-13 (Williamsville) in Wayne County, Missouri (dated April 6, 1940), John W. McClure is listed as the head of the household for house #29, he does road maintenance for the Missouri State Highway Department, born in Missouri, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Ollie A. (wife, born in Missouri, 8th grade education, age 32), Glenda M. (daughter, born in Missouri, age 11), Deloriss M. (daughter, born in Missouri, age 7), and Susan M. Kazee (lodger, divorced, does sales of mail order clothing, born in Kentucky, she was living in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri in 1935, 2 years of college, age 32).







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