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ABBIE J. CRACE, daughter of HENRY HARMAN "HARMAN" CRACE and NANCY ANN CAIN, was born April 17, 1889 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died August 27, 1980 in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York. She married JOHN A. RAMSEY, son of WILLIAM RAMSEY and SUSANNA (unknown last name), about 1912. He was born September 15, 1891 in Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, and died March 23, 1974 in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York.

Notes: John Ramsey's mother's maiden name was reportedly Susanna Lemon.

When John A. Ramsey's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 7, 1917 in Akron County, Ohio, he stated that he was working in a rubber factory for Goodyear, that he had a wife and 2 children, and that he was born September 15, 1891 in Parkersburg, West Virginia. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Abby Ramsey was born April 17, 1889, and died in August of 1980. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and her last place of residence and last benefit was paid out in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, John Ramsey was born September 15, 1891, and died in March of 1974. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and her last place of residence and last benefit was paid out in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York.

On page 36 of the 1900 census for District 132 (Lubeck) in Wood County, West Virginia (dated June 20, 1900), William Ramsey is listed as the head of the household for house #345, he's a farmer, born in January of 1866 in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, married for 12 years, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Susanna (wife, born in October of 1870 in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 30), Cayton (son, born in March of 1889 in West Virginia, age 11), and John A. (son, born in September of 1890 in West Virginia, age 9).

On page 2 of the 1920 census for District 283 (Kenmore) in Summit County, Ohio (dated January 2, 1920), John A. Ramsey is listed as the head of the household for house #10, he's a worker in a rubber factory, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Abbie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 27), Gladys (daughter, born in Ohio, age 7), Juanita (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 5), Rose May (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 2), and Carl A. Ramsey (brother, works in a rubber factory, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, age 16). They are living close to Abbie's brother Henry.

On page 1 of the 1925 census for Richford in Tioga County, New York (dated June 1, 1925), John A. Ramsey is listed as the head of this household, he's a farmer, born in the United States, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Abby (wife, born in the United States, age 34), Gladis (daughter, born in the United States, age 13), Wanetta (daughter, born in the United States, age 10), Rosemay (daughter, born in the United States, age 7), Mattie (daughter, born in the United States, age 2), and Duain (son, born in the United States, age 6 months).

On page 2 of the 1930 census for District 55-2 (Caroline Township - Slaterville Springs) in Tompkins County, New York (dated April 2, 1930), John A. Ramsey is listed as the head of the household for house #17, he's a carpenter, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, first married at age 20, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Abbie J. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 38), Juanita E. (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 15), Rose May (daughter, born in Ohio, age 11), and Mattie L. (daughter, born in New York, age 6). They are living close to Abbie's brother Henry.

On page 24 of the 1940 census for District 55-1 (Caroline) in Tompkins County, New York (dated May 3, 1940), John R. Ramsey is listed as the head of the household for house #266, he's a carpenter, born in West Virginia, he was living in rural Tompkins County in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Abby (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 48), Mattie (daughter, born in New York, age 16), and Michael Karashopoff (hired man, single, farm laborer, born in Washington, he was living in Delmar, New York, in 1935, 2 years of high school, age 21).

    The children of ABBIE CRACE and JOHN RAMSEY are:

    1. GLADYS RAMSEY, b. 1913, Ohio.
    2. JUANITA E. RAMSEY, b. 1915, West Virginia.
    3. ROSE MAY RAMSEY, b. 1918, West Virginia.
    4. MATTIE L. RAMSEY, b. 1923, New York.
    5. DUAIN RAMSEY, b. 1924, New York.







HENRY W. CRACE, son of HENRY HARMAN "HARMAN" CRACE and NANCY ANN CAIN, was born December 9, 1892 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died August 4, 1991 in Pasco County, Florida. He married EDNA L. (unknown last name) about 1917. She was born April 27, 1893 in West Virginia, and died in January of 1975 in Slatersville Springs, Tompkins County, New York.

Notes: Edna Crace's maiden name was reportedly Edna L. Miller.

When Henry W. Crace's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 8, 1917 in Akron County, Ohio, he stated that he was a machinist working for Firestone Co. in Akron, that he was single, and that he born December 9, 1892 in Salyersville, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and slender build, and he had brown eyes and brown hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Henry W. Crace was born December 9, 1892, and died in August of 1991. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York.

According to Florida death record transcripts, Henry W. Crace was born December 9, 1892, and died August 4, 1991 in Pasco County at the age of 98.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Edna Crace was born April 27, 1893, and died in January of 1975. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and her last place of residence was in Slaterville Springs in Tompkins County, New York.

On page 2 of the 1920 census for District 283 (Kenmore) in Summit County, Ohio (dated January 2, 1920), Henry W. Crece is listed as the head of the household for house #8, he's a machinest in a rubber factory, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Edna (wife, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, age 26), and Pauline (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 2). They are living close to Henry's sister Abbie.

On page 1 of the 1925 census for Marathon in Cortlund County, New York (dated June 1, 1925), Henry W. Crace is listed as the head of his household, he's a machinist, born in the United States, and he's 32 years old. Also listed are Edna L. (wife, born in the United States, age 32), Pauline (daughter, born in the United States, age 7), Henrietta (daughter, born in the United States, age 4), and Henry (daughter, born in the United States, age 4).

On page 2 of the 1930 census for District 55-2 (Caroline Township - Slaterville Springs) in Tompkins County, New York (dated April 2, 1930), Henry W. Crace is listed as the head of the household for house #39, he's an auto mechanic, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 23, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Edna L. (wife, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, first married at 22, age 35), Pauline (daughter, born in Ohio, age 11), Henry R. (son, born in Ohio, age 8), and Henrietta (daughter, born in Ohio, age 8). They are living close to Henry's sister Abbie.

    The children of HENRY CRACE and EDNA (unknown last name) are:

    1. PAULINE CRACE, b. 1918, Ohio.
    2. HENRY R. CRACE, b. 1921, Ohio.
    3. HENRIETTA CRACE, b. 1921, Ohio.
      Notes: Henry and Henrietta Crace are twins.







MALCOLM C. "MACK" PENIX, son of MELVINA B. CRACE and JAMES H. PENIX, was born May 1, 1880 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, died October 31, 1956 in Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rose Hill Burial Park and Mausoleum in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. He married PEARL HOWARD, daughter of ANDREW JACKSON HOWARD and MARY J. HOWARD, about 1902. She was born April 4, 1885 in Kentucky, died July 30, 1955 in Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rose Hill Burial Park and Mausoleum in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. Pearl Howard married (1) FLOYD SELLARDS.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 76 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society. In that book it says that Malcomb B. Penix was married first to Martha Ann Jenkins on September 1, 1906, and then to Pearly Sellars on October 10, 1908. This doesn't match the census reports, though. The 1910 census clearly shows Malcom as being on his first marriage and married for 7 years. Pearl is on her 2nd and has a daughter from her first marriage living with her. The 1930 census shows that Malcom was first married at age 22, which would be about 1902.

When Malcom Penix's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, he stated that he was working at home in Ashland, Boyd County, that his closest relative was James Penix, and that he was born May 1, 1880. He was found to be tall and slender, and he had blue eyes and light-colored hair.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Andrew J. Howard married Mary Howard on September 9, 1872 in Magoffin County at the home of James Howard. The witnesses were R. L. Howard and Moses Howard, and the minister was Thomas Howard.

According to her death certificate, Mary Howard died June 18, 1927 in Plutarch, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from bronchitis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as May 4, 1857, her marital status as married, her parents as James Howard (b. Kentucky) and Cyntha Howard (b. Kentucky), the informant as A. J. Howard of Plutarch, and the burial place as A. J. Howard Cemetery in Plutarch.

Information found on findagrave.com shows that Malcolm and Pearl Penix were both buried in Rose Hill Burial Park and Mausoleum in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Malcolm C. Penix died October 31, 1956 in Boyd County at the age of 76.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Pearlie Penix died July 30, 1955 in Boyd County at the age of 65.

On page 42 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 25, 1900), Floid Sellards is listed as the head of the household for house #369, he's a farmer, born in October of 1879 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 7 months, and he's 20 years old. Also listed is Pearley (wife, born in April of 1885 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 7 months, she hasn't had any children, age 15). They are living next to Pearl's parents, who are listed as Jackson and Mary Howard.

On page 4 of the 1910 census for District 105 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910), Malcom Penix is listed as the head of the household for house #23, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 7 years, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Perlie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 2nd marriage, married for 7 years, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 24), Anna Sellars (step-daughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 9), Sam Penix (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Mary Penix (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Rhoda Penix (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1). Pearl's parents are in house #21.

On page 9 of the 1920 census for District 19 (Fairview) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated January 8 & 9, 1920), Mack C. Penix is listed as the head of the housefold for house #90, he's an engineer in a steel mill, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 34 years old. Also listed are Pearl, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 34), Samuel (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Mary E. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Rhoda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), James (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Edgar (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Flora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Verna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 11 months), and Kathreen (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 0 months).

On page 24 of the 1930 census for District 10-11 (Ashland) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1930), Mack Penix is listed as the head of the household for house #246, he's a crane operator in a scrap yard, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 22, and he's 49 years old. Also listed are Pearl (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 14, age 44), Rhoda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 20), James (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Edgar (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Flora (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Verna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Katherine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Ona M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Billie (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Gladys (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Bettie J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 9 months), and Jackie N. (son, born in Kentucky, age 10 months).

On pages 12 & 13 of the 1940 census for District 10-32 (Ashland) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 8, 1940), Macon Penix is listed as the head of the household for house #103, he's a locomotive engineer for the scrap mills, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has a 4th grade education, and he's 60 years old. Also listed are Pearly (wife, born in Kentucky, no formal education, age 53), James (son, single, scrap mill laborer, born in Kentucky, age 27), William F. (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Gladys (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Betty Jean (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), and Jackie M. (son, born in Kentucky, age 10).

    The children of MACK PENIX and PEARLIE HOWARD are:

    1. SAMUEL PENIX, b. July 9, 1903, Kentucky, d. August 9, 1987, Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, buried in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, m. LOUISE DANIEL.
    2. MARY JANE PENIX, b. July 19, 1906, Kentucky, d. July 18, 1984, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, buried in Ashland, Boyd County, m. FRED JACOBS.
    3. RHODA PENIX, b. 1909, Kentucky.
    4. JAMES PENIX, b. 1912, Kentucky.
    5. EDGAR PENIX, b. March 14, 1913, Letcher County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edger Penix was born March 14, 1913 in Letcher County to Pearl Howard.
    6. EDNA PENIX, b. March 14, 1913, Letcher County, Kentucky, d. March 28, 1913, Jenkins, Letcher County, Kentucky.
      Notes: Edgar and Edna Penix were twins.
      According to her death certificate, Edna Penix died March 28, 1913 from malnutrition and asthemia. Also on this certificate, her birth date is listed as March 14, 1913, her parents as Malcom Penix (b. Kentucky) and Pearl Howard (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Malcom Penis of Jenkins, Kentucky.
    7. FLORA PENIX, b. 1915, Kentucky.
    8. VERNA P. PENIX, b. January 10, 1917, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Verna P. Penix was born January 10, 1917 in Boyd County to Pearl Howard.
    9. KATHERINE PENIX, b. November 27, 1918, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Katherine Penix was born November 27, 1918 in Boyd County to Pearl Howard.
    10. ONA M. PENIX, b. 1920, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ona M. Penix was born in Boyd County to Pearlie Howard.
    11. LUCILLE PENIX, b. 1920, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: Ona and Lucille Penix were twins.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lucille Penix was born in Boyd County to Pearlie Howard.
    12. WILLIAM F. PENIX, b. 1923, Kentucky.
    13. GLADYS PENIX, b. 1924, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Gladys Penix was born in Boyd County to Pearley Howard.
    14. BETTIE JEAN PENIX, b. 1927, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Bettie J. Penix was born in Boyd County to Pearl Howard.
    15. JACKIE M. PENIX, b. 1929, Kentucky.







ANNA ROONIE "ROONIE" CRACE, daughter of HENRY HARMAN "HARMAN" CRACE and NANCY ANN CAIN, was born June 28, 1897 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and died June 29, 1973 in Newfield, Tompkins County, New York. She married PALMER LEONLE "PARMIE" KISER, son of CHARLES MARTIN KISER and BLANCHE M. (unknown last name), about 1916. He was born December 8, 1893 in Ravenna, Portage County, Ohio, and died April 27, 1976 in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida.

Notes: Blanche Kiser's maiden name was reportedly Blanche Lindsey.

Anna Crace's birth date has also been reported to be June 28, 1896. The date posted here comes from the 1900 census.

When Parmie Leonle Kiser's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Akron County, Ohio, he stated that he was a rubber hooker for G.T. & R. Co., that he had a wife and a child, and that he was born December 8, 1893 in Ravenna, Ohio. He was found to be 5 feet 11 inches tall, and he had gray eyes and light-colored hair.

When Parmie NMN [no middle name] Kiser, Sr.'s World War II draft registration card was filled out on September 28, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York, he stated that he was unemployed, that his closest relative was Mrs. Anna Kaiser, and that he was born December 8, 1893 in Ravenna, Ohio. He was found to be 5 feet 11 inches tall, he weighed 100 pounds, and he had blue eyes, brown hair, and a ruddy complexion.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Anna Kiser was born June 28, 1895, and died in June of 1973. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and her last place of residence was in Newfield, Tompkins County, New York.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Parmie Kiser was born December 8, 1893, and died in April of 1976. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and his last place of residence was in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida.

According to Florida death record transcripts, Parmie Kiser was born December 8, 1893, and died April 27, 1976 in Broward County at the age of 82.

On page 47 of the 1900 census for District 90 (Ravenna) in Portage County, Ohio (dated June 18, 1900), Charles M. Kiser is listed as the head of the household for house #624, he's a stone cutter, born in March of 1863 in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, married for 10 years, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Blanche M. (wife, born in Jan of 1873 in Ohio, father born in Ohio, mother born in New York, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 27), Emmet L. (son, born in February of 1890 in Ohio, age 9), Palmer (son, born in October of 1893 in Ohio, age 6), Ralph (son, born in November of 1895 in Ohio, age 4), and Lester (son, born in May of 1897 in Ohio, age 2).

On page 4 of the 1910 census for District 189 (Norton) in Summit County, Ohio (dated April 18, 1910), Charles M. Kiser is listed as the head of the household for house #35, he's a sidewalk stone mason, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, 1st marriage, married for 21 years, and he's 46 years old. Also listed are Blanche M. (wife, born in Ohio, father born in Ohio, mother born in New York, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 7 children and 6 are still living, age 38), Emmet L. (son, working in a factory of some sort [hard to read], born in Ohio, age 20), Parmie L. (son, sidewalk stone mason, born in Ohio, age 16), Ralph (son, born in Ohio, age 14), Lester J. (son, born in Ohio, age 12), Charles M. (son, born in Ohio, age 6), and [unreadable] (daughter, born in Ohio, age 5).

On page 8 of the 1920 census for District 278 (Stow) in Summit County, Ohio (dated January 10, 1920), Promie Kiser is listed as the head of the household for house #72, he's a machinist at a rubber factory, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Rnnie [sic] (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22), Kenneth (son, born in Ohio, age 3), and Marion (daughter, born in Ohio, age 1 year 3 months).

On page 4 of the 1925 census for Marathon in Cortlund County, New York (dated June 1, 1925), Parmie L. Kiser is listed as the head of his household, he's not working, born int the United States, and he's 32 years old. Also listed are Roonie A. (wife, born in the United States, age 28), Kenneth (son, born in the United States, age 8), Marian (daughter, born in the United States, age 7), Henry (son, born in the United States, age 4), Parmie Jr. (son, born in the United States, age 2), and Harry (son, born in the United States, age 0).

On page 15 of the 1930 census for District 21-1238 (Manhattan) in New York County, New York (dated April 9, 1930), Parmie Kiser is listed as the head of the household for house #186, he's an auto mechanic, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio, first married at age 21, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Roonie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 33), Kenneth (son, born in Ohio, age 13), Marine (daughter, born in Ohio, age 11), Henry (son, born in Ohio, age 9), Parmie Jr. (son, born in New York, age 7), Harry (son, born in New York, age 5), Franklyn (son, born in New York, age 3), and Gladys (daughter, born in New York, age 0).

On pages 14 & 15 of the 1940 census for District 24-1609 (New York) in Kings County, New York (dated April 10, 1940), Parmie Kiser is listed as the head of the household for house #144, he's not working, born in Ohio, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Anna (wife, born in Kentucky, 7th grade education, age 44), Parmie Jr. (son, born in New York, age 17), Harry (son, born in New York, age 15), Franklin (son, born in New York, age 13), Gladys (daughter, born in New York, age 12), Paul (son, born in New York, age 5), and Wanda (daughter, born in New York, age 2).

    The children of ROONIE CRACE and PARMIE KISER are:

    1. KENNETH KISER, b. 1917, Ohio.
    2. MARION KISER, b. 1918, Ohio.
    3. HENRY KISER, b. 1921, Ohio.
    4. PARMIE L. KISER JR., b. 1923, Kentucky.
    5. HARRY KISER, b. 1925, New York.
    6. FRANKLYN KISER, b. 1927, New York.
    7. GLADYS KISER, b. 1930, New York.
    8. PAUL KISER, b. 1935, New York.
    9. WANDA KISER, b. 1938, New York.







SYLVESTER CONLEY, son of DAVID H. CONLEY and CELITHA "CELIA" JONES, was born about 1854 in Kentucky. He married MALINDA C. "KIT" BROWN, daughter of NICHOLAS BROWN and MALINDA (unknown last name), about 1872. She was born about 1853 in Kentucky.

Notes: Sylvester has been reported to be born January 3, 1853 in Morgan County, Kentucky, and to have died May 23, 1915 in Rowan County. Kentucky. Malinda has been reported to have died May 28, 1913 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

On page 39 of the 1860 census for District 1 in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated June 25, 1860), Nicholas Brown is listed as the head of the household for house #36, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, and he's 45 years old. Also listed are Malinda (born in Virginia, age 40), Wiley J. (born in Kentucky, age 18), Martha J. (born in Kentucky, age 18) [twins], Susan (born in Kentucky, age 16), French (male, born in Kentucky, age 14), Martin (born in Kentucky, age 13), Malinda (born in Kentucky, age 6), Angeline (born in Kentucky, age 4), and Rebecca (born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 38 of the 1880 census for District 20 (Martinsburg) in Elliott County, Kentucky (dated June 23, 1880), Sylvester Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #276, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Malinda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, age 25), Martha J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), Rebecca J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), David (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Malinda Brown (mother-in-law, widowed, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, age 59).

On page 30 of the 1900 census for District 116 (Hoggtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated June 22, 1900), Vest Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #258, he's a farmer, born in 1845 in Kentucky [mistake], parents born in Kentucky, married for 30 years, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Kit (wife, born in 1840 in Kentucky [mistake], parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 9 children and all are still living, age 60), Wiley (son, born in December of 1882 in Kentucky, age 17), Della (daughter, born in October of 1884 in Kentucky, age 15), Brack (son, born in March of 1887 in Kentucky, age 13), Arvilla (son, born in December of 1888 in Kentucky, age 11), Joshua (son, born in August of 1891 in Kentucky, age 8), and Virgy (daughter, born in December of 1895 in Kentucky, age 4). There's a mistake in the census that listed this family having the last name of Vest and Sylvester's first name is Conley.

On page 31 of the 1910 census for District 152 (Morehead) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated May 10, 1910), S. V. Conly is listed as the head of the household for house #284, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 37 years, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Malinda C. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 11 children and 6 are still living, age 58), Breckinridge (son, does odd jobs, born in Kentucky, age 22), Josuha (son, single, does odd jobs, born in Kentucky, age 18), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), and Mary [can't read the last name because of an ink spot but it looks like it begins with D] (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7).

    The children of VES CONLEY and KIT BROWN are:

    1. MARTHA J. CONLEY, b. 1875, Kentucky.
    2. REBECCA J. CONLEY, b. 1876, Kentucky.
    3. DAVID CONLEY, b. 1878, Kentucky.
    4. RENA CONLEY, b. December 1880, Kentucky, m. LUTHER CONN.
    5. WILEY JEFFERSON CONLEY, b. December 3, 1882, Kentucky, m. AMANDA WILLIAMS.
    6. DELLA CONLEY, b. October 1884, Kentucky.
    7. BRECKINRIDGE "BRACK" CONLEY, b. March 1887, Kentucky.
    8. ARVILLA CONLEY, b. December 1888, Kentucky.
    9. JOSHUA CONLEY, b. August 1891, Kentucky, m. NANCY WILLIAMS.
    10. VIRGIE CONLEY, b. December 1895, Kentucky.

    (This information comes from Melissa Stacy and other sources)







WILEY JEFFERSON CONLEY, son of SYLVESTER CONLEY and MALINDA C. "KIT" BROWN, was born December 3, 1882 in Kentucky. He married AMANDA WILLIAMS, daughter of EMRY BENTON WILLIAMS and MARY ALICE STEPHENS, April 8, 1903 in Rowan County, Kentucky. She was born November 28, 1881 in Kentucky, and died April 15, 1956 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

Notes: On page 18 of the 1910 census for District 156 (Hogtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1910 [hard to read]), Wiley Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #153, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 7 years, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Amandy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 28), William D. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Mary D. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Pearley G. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Warner R. (son, born in Kentucky, age 6 months [hard to read]).

On page 10 of the 1920 census for District 231 (Hogtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated January 14, 1920), Wilie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #94, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Amanda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 39), William (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Pearl (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Russell (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Clyde (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Bettie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Beldon (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 3 months).

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 103-7 (Haldeman) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 14, 1930), Wiley Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #18, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Manda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 22, age 49), Russll (son, born in Kentucky, age 20), Clyde (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Bettie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Velda (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), and Silvester (son, born in Kentucky, age 8).

    The children of WILEY CONLEY and AMANDA WILLIAMS are:

    1. WILLIAM DAVID CONLEY, b. December 31, 1903, Kentucky, d. October 1976, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, m. BESS DEAN.
    2. MARY D. CONLEY, b. 1906, Kentucky, m. LEVI GARRED SPARKS, May 11, 1926. He b. August 29, 1901, Rowan County, Kentucky, d. February 17, 1976, Rowan County, Kentucky.
    3. PEARL GLENNA CONLEY, b. 1908, Kentucky.
    4. RUSSELL WARNER CONLEY, b. October 7, 1909, Kentucky, d. October 1981, Kentucky, m. NELLIE ADKINS.
      Notes: Russell and Nellie had no children. Russell's sister, Velda, married Nellie's brother, Case.
    5. CLYDE CONLEY, b. April 2, 1912, Kentucky, m. BETTY WHITE.
      Notes: Clyde's sister, Betty, married Betty White's brother, Elmo.
    6. BETTY CONLEY, b. July 23, 1915, Kentucky, m. ELMO WHITE.
      Notes: Betty's brother, Clyde, married Elmo's sister, Betty.
    7. VELDA CONLEY, b. September 14, 1917, Kentucky, d. March 30, 2007, Clearfield, Kentucky, m. LOWELL CASIE "CASE" ADKINS.
      Notes: Velda's brother, Russell, married Case's sister, Nellie.
    8. SYLVESTER CONLEY, b. March 5, 1922, Kentucky.

    (This information comes from Melissa Stacy and other sources)







WILLIAM DAVID CONLEY, son of WILEY JEFFERSON CONLEY and AMANDA WILLIAMS, was born December 31, 1903 in Kentucky, and died in October of 1976 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. He married BESS DEAN June 15, 1922. She was born about 1908 in Kentucky.

Notes: Willam David Conley died in a fall down some metal stairs.

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 103-7 (Haldeman) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1930), Willie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #33, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 17, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Bessie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 14, age 22), Mildred (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Charles (son, born in Kentucky, age 4). They are living close to other Conley family members.

    The children of WILLIE CONLEY and BESS DEAN are:

    1. MILDRED CONLEY, b. 1924, Kentucky.
    2. CHARLES CONLEY, b. 1926, Kentucky, m. REVA HAMILTON.

    (This information comes from Melissa Stacy and other sources)







JOSHUA CONLEY, son of SYLVESTER CONLEY and MALINDA C. "KIT" BROWN, was born in August of 1891 in Kentucky. He married NANCY WILLIAMS about 1912. She was born about 1896 in Kentucky.

Notes: On page 11 of the 1920 census for District 231 (Hogtown) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated January 14, 1920), Josh Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #99, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Nannie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23), Ava (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Chester (son, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 1 month), and Ivra (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 1 month). They are living close to brother Wiley.

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 103-7 (Haldeman) in Rowan County, Kentucky (dated April 12, 1930), Josh Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #6, he's working in a brickyard, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 31, and he's 48 years old [mistake - should be 38]. Also listed are Nana (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 15, age 34), Ava (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Chester (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Ivary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Eva (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Lester (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), and Leonard (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

    The children of JOSH CONLEY and NANNIE WILLIAMS are:

    1. AVA CONLEY, b. 1914, Kentucky.
    2. CHESTER CONLEY, b. 1916, Kentucky.
    3. IVORY CONLEY, b. 1917, Kentucky.
    4. EVA CONLEY, b. 1920, Kentucky.
    5. LESTER CONLEY, b. 1922, Kentucky.
    6. LEONARD CONLEY, b. 1924, Kentucky.

    (This information comes from Melissa Stacy and other sources)







WILLIAM E. ALLEN, son of NANCY A. ALLEN and JOHN JACKSON GUYNN, was born March 14, 1904, and died June 5, 1954.

    The child of WILLIAM ALLEN and (unknown) is:

    1. WILLIAM ALBERT ALLEN, b. December 27, 1931 (deceased), m. (1) HELEN DOZIER, m. (2) BONNIE OSBORNE.

    (This information comes from Ron Hall, Ann Gallagher, and other sources)







WILLIAM ALBERT ALLEN, son of WILLIAM E. ALLEN, was born December 27, 1931 (deceased). He married (1) HELEN DOZIER. William Allen married (2) BONNIE OSBORNE.

    The child of WILLIAM ALLEN and HELEN DOZIER is:

    1. ANN ALLEN, m. (unknown first name) GALLAGHER.

    (This information comes from Ann Gallagher)







BESSIE CRACE, daughter of HENRY HARMAN "HARMAN" CRACE and NANCY ANN CAIN, was born December 9, 1895 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died in March of 1983 in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, and is buried in Caroline Grove Cemetery in Caroline, Tompkins County, New York. She married WILLIAM ERVIN BARNES, son of WILLIAM P. BARNES and MINERVA ABIGAIL (unknown last name), about 1914. He was born November 25, 1892 in Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, died April 4, 1980 in Slaterville Springs, Tompkins County, New York, and is buried in Caroline Grove Cemetery in Caroline, Tompkins County, New York.

Notes: Minerva Barnes' maiden name was reportedly Minerva Pool.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Bessie Barnes lived from 1895 to 1983, and was buried in Caroline Grove Cemetery in Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, and that William E. Barnes lived from 1892 to 1980, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Bessie Barnes was born December 9, 1895, and died in March of 1983. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and her last place of residence was in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, William Barnes was born November 25, 1892, and died in April of 1980. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in New York, and his last place of residence was in Slaterville Springs, Tompkins County, New York.

On page 1 of the 1900 census for District 143 (Steele) in Wood County, West Virginia (dated June 2, 1900), William P. Barnes is listed as the head of the household for house #1, he's a school teacher, born in October of 1863 in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, married for 10 years, and he's 36 years old. Alson listed are Minerva A. (wife, born in June of 1873 in West Virginia, father born in West Virginia, mother born in New York, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 26), Minerva A. (daughter, born in January of 1891 in West Virginia, age 9), William E. (son, born in November of 1893 in West Virginia, age 6), Harry R. (son, born in March of 1895 in West Virginia, age 5), Charles R. (son, born in May of 1900 in West Virginia, age 0 months), Estella A. Steele (cousin, born in May of 1884 in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, age 16), and Minerva Pool (mother-in-law, widowed, born in September of 1833 in New York, parents born in New York, she's given birth to 8 children and 6 are still living, age 66).

On page 29 of the 1910 census for District 119 (Lubeck) in Wood County, West Virginia (dated April 29, 1910), William P. Barnes is listed as the head of the household for house #275, he's a teacher in the public schools, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, 1st marriage, married for 20 years, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Abbie (wife, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 7 children and all are still living, age 40), Irvin (son, born in West Virginia, age 17), Harry (son, born in West Virginia, age 15), Charlie (son, born in West Virginia, age 9), Eva (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 7), Estie (daughter, born in West Virginia, age 5), and Robert (son, born in West Virginia, age 2).

On page 2 of the 1920 census for District 283 (Kenmore) in Summit County, Ohio (dated January 2, 1920), William E. Barnes is listed as the head of the household for house #9, he's a worker in a rubber factory, born in West Virginia, parents born in Virginia, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Bess (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 24), William H. (son, born in Ohio, age 3), Richard E. (son, born in New York, age 2), and Maude I. (daughter, born in Ohio, age 9 months [hard to read]).

On page 4 of the 1925 census for Richford in Tioga County, New York (dated June 1, 1925), William E. Barnes is listed as the head of his household, he's a farmer, born in the United States, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Bessie (wife, born in the United States, age 29), William H. (son, born in the United States, age 9), Richard (son, born in the United States, age 7), Maud (daughter, born in the United States, age 6), James (son, born in the United States, age 4), and Bessie (daughter, born in the United States, age 2).

On page 15 of the 1930 census for District 54-20 (Richford) in Tioga County, New York (dated April 22, 1930), William E. Barnes is listed as the head of the household for house #235, he's a farmer, born in West Virginia, parents born in West Virginia, first married at age 21, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Bessie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 18, age 34), William H. (son, born in Ohio, age 13), Richard E. (son, born in Ohio, age 12), Maude I. (daughter, born in Ohio, age 11), James A. (son, born in Ohio, age 9), Bessie A. (daughter, born in Ohio, age 6), and Carl S. (son, born in Ohio, age 3 months).

On page 15 of the 1940 census for District 55-1 (Caroline) in Tompkins County, New York (dated April 25, 1940), William Barnes is listed as the head of the household for house #175, he's a laborer in the building industry, born in West Virginia, he was living in rural Tompkins County in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Bessie (wife, born in Kentucky, 7th grade education, age 44), William Jr. (son, single, laborer for an agricultural school, born in Ohio, 2 years of high school, age 23), James (son, born in New York, age 19), Bessie (daughter, born in New York, age 16), Carl (son, born in New York, age 10), and John (son, born in New York, age 5).

    The children of BESSIE CRACE and WILLIAM BARNES are:

    1. WILLIAM H. BARNES, b. 1916, Ohio.
    2. RICHARD E. BARNES, b. 1918, New York.
    3. MAUDE I. BARNES, b. 1919, Ohio.
    4. JAMES A. BARNES, b. 1921, New York.
    5. BESSIE A. BARNES, b. 1923, New York.
    6. CARL S. BARNES, b. 1930, New York.
    7. JOHN BARNES, b. 1935, New York.







THOMAS EDWARD CONLEY, son of WILLIAM WESLEY CONLEY and HATTIE MERRITT, was born January 5, 1901 in Floyd County, Kentucky, died February 1, 1974, and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana. He married MYRTLE BEATRICE MANN, daughter of CHARLES P. MANN and NANCY ELLEN SPRADLIN, October 7, 1925. She was born April 29, 1906 in Floyd County, Kentucky, died March 29, 1997, and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana.

Notes: Nancy Ellen Spradlin was the sister of Thomas Albert Spradlin.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Charles P. Manns married Nancy E. Spradlin on February 3, 1906 in Floyd County.

According to her death certificate, Nancy Ellen Spradlin Mann died October 21, 1923 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from anemia. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as August 17, 1881, her marital status as married, her parents as Thomas J. Spradlin (b. Kentucky) and Ellen Osborne (b. Kentucky), the informant as Charles P. Mann of Bonanza, Kentucky, and the burial place as Cliff, Kentucky.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Thomas Edward Conley lived from 1901 to 1974, and was buried in Lakeview Cemetery in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, and that Myrtle B. Mann Conley lived from 1906 to 1997, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Thomas Conley was born January 5, 1901, and died in January of 1974. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in West Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky.

According to her obituary, Myrtle B. Mann Conley (age 90), daughter of the late Charles P. and Nancy Spradlin Mann, was a resident of the Silver Lake and Warsaw, Indiana, areas for 53 years. She was born April 29, 1906 in Bonanza, died March 29, 1997 at home in Warsaw, and was buried in Lakeview Cemetery in Silver Lake. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas E. Conley, on February 1, 1974. She was survived by 1 son, Paul Conley (of Claypool, Indiana); 3 daughters, Francis Hughes (Silver Lake), Venus Macias (Sacramento, California), and Phyllis Stutzman (Warsaw); 1 brother, Charles P. Mann (Warsaw, Indiana); 2 sisters, Elsie Phillips (Danville) and Venus Dixon (Warsaw); 34 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Myrtle Conley was born April 29, 1906, and died March 29, 1997. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in Illinois, and her last place of residence was in Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Indiana.

On page 1 of the 1910 census for District 172 (Dublin - Jackson Township) in Wayne County, Indiana (dated April 19, 1910), Charles Mann is listed as the head of the household for family #115 in house #105, he's a bridge carpenter, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, 1st marriage, married for 6 years, and he's 25 years old. Also listed are Nancy (wife, cook in a boarding house, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 26), Myrtle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), Noralle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months), Kellie Spradlin (brother-in-law, married, signal man of some sort, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 0 years, age 28), Lillie Spradlin (sister-in-law, married, cook in a boarding house, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, 1st marriage, she hasn't had any children, age 23), Samuel Osborne (boarder, single, carpenter's helper, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, age 23), Richard Osborne (boarder, single, carpenter's helper, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, age 18), and Joseph Osborne (boarder, single, carpenter's helper, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, age 19).

On page 9 of the 1920 census for District 15 (Abbott) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated January 10 & 11, 1920), Charley Mann is listed as the head of the household for house #69, he's a house carpenter, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Nancy (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 38), Myrtle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Nora Lee (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Lizzie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Venice (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Bill Tom (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), and Elsie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 29 of the 1930 census for District 36-28 (Magisterial District No. 8) in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 26, 1930), Tomie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #258, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Myrtle (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 24), Gearldine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 4 months), Laraine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 2 months), and Billie (son, born in Kentucky, age 10 months). They are living close to Tommy's parents.

On page 8 of the 1940 census for District 36-4 in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1940), Tommie Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #69, he's doing road construction, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Floyd County in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Myrtle (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 33), Georgia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Nancy Lorraine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), William Thomas (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Paul (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Frances E. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Venus Anna (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2). They are living next to Tommy's parents.

    The children of TOMMY CONLEY and MYRTLE MANN are:

    1. ELIZABETH GERALDINE "GERALDINE" CONLEY, b. August 17, 1926, Bonanza, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. May 21, 1985, Leander, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Bonanza, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM EDWARD BLANTON.
    2. NANCY LORENE CONLEY, b. January 21, 1928, Kentucky, d. October 1971, buried in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, m. ROBIE WHITAKER.
    3. WILLIAM THOMAS CONLEY, b. May 19, 1929, Kentucky, d. August 19, 1989, Tacoma, Washington, m. LEE (unknown last name).
    4. CHARLIS FAE "BOBBY" CONLEY, b. April 3, 1931, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. October 14, 1931, Abbott, Floyd County, Kentucky, buried in Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to her death certificate, Charlas Fae Conley died October 14, 1931 in Abbott, Floyd County, Kentucky, from tubercular meningitis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Floyd County, her birth date as April 3, 1931, her parents as Thomas E. Conley (b. Floyd County) and Myrtle Mann (b. Floyd County), and the informant as Wes Conley.
    5. MARY MAXINE CONLEY, b. 1933, Kentucky, buried in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, m. (unknown first name) GOSS.
    6. PAUL DOUGLAS CONLEY, b. December 16, 1934, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. October 7, 2001, buried in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, m. (1) MAY NEHER, m. (2) DORIS ARNETT.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Paul D. Conley was born December 16, 1934 in Floyd County to Myrtle Manns.
      Paul Conley had no children.
    7. FRANCES LANORE CONLEY, b. January 2, 1937, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. August 10, 2011, Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, buried in Claypool, Kosciusko County, Indiana, m. ELMER G. HUGHES.
    8. VENUS ANN CONLEY, b. 1938, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. ALEX MACIAS.
    9. ELSE LYNN CONLEY, b. October 18, 1940, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. July 1, 1992, buried in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, m. LEONARD DOC BLANTON.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Elcie L. Conley was born October 18, 1940 in Floyd County to Myrtle Mann.
      Leonard and Else Conley Blanton had no children.
    10. PHYLLIS LANE CONLEY, b. June 5, 1943, Mentone, Kosciusko County, Indiana, d. February 22, 2006, buried in Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, m. VERN STUTZMAN.

    (This information comes from Charles Penn, Penny Hughes Hall, and other sources)







JOHN QUINCY ADAMS BAILEY, son of WALLACE W. BAILEY and MARY "POLLY" PATRICK, was born January 8, 1829 in Floyd County, Kentucky, and died March 23, 1904 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married ELIZABETH GULLETT April 17, 1851. She was born in March of 1824 in Letcher County, Kentucky.

Notes: John Quincy Adams Bailey was the brother of Nancy Jane Bailey, Alexander Bailey, Enoch M. Bailey, and Narcissus Bailey, 2nd wife of Gilbert Adams.

On page 100 of the 1850 census for My District in Floyd County, Kentucky (dated August 29, 1850), Walis Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #624, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, and he's 46 years old. Also listed are Mary (born in Virginia, age 42), Allen C. (farmer, born in Kentucky, age 23), John Q. (farmer, born in Kentucky, age 21), Melisa [Melissa] (born in Kentucky, age 17), William P. (born in Kentucky, age 19), Lewis P. (born in Kentucky, age 15), James F. (born in Kentucky, age 13), Narcisa P. (born in Kentucky, age 11), Wallis Jr. [Wallace Jr.] (born in Kentucky, age 9), Nancy J. (born in Kentucky, age 7), Alexander L. (born in Kentucky, age 5), Enoch M. (born in Kentucky, age 1), and Wiley Adams (not working, born in Kentucky, age 23).

On page 18 of the 1860 census for Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 21, 1860), Wallace Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #122, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, and he's 56 years old. Also listed are Polly (born in Virginia, age 51), James F. (farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 22), W. W. [Wallace W.] (born in Kentucky, age 18), Nancy J. (born in Kentucky, age 15), Alexander (born in Kentucky, age 13), and Enoch M. (born in Kentucky, age 10).

On page 60 of the 1860 census for Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated July 11, 1860), John Q. A. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #411, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (born in Kentucky, age 35), Sarah (born in Kentucky, age 8), James F. (born in Kentucky, age 6), and Perlina (born in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 5 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated August 13, 1870), John Q. A. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #31, he'a a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 41 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (born in Kentucky, age 46), Sarah E. (born in Kentucky, age 18), James F. (born in Kentucky, age 16), and Perlina (born in Kentucky, age 14).

On page 2 of the 1880 census for District 126 (Precinct 8 - State Road Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 2, 1880), John Q. A. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #15, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, and he's 51 years old. Also listed is Elizabeth (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in North Carolina, age 57).

On page 39 of the 1900 census for District 53 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 20, 1900), John Q. A. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #340, he's a farmer, born in January of 1829 in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, married for 49 years, and he's 71 years old. Also listed is Elizabeth (wife, born in March of 1827 in Kentucky, parents born in North Carolina, married for 49 years, she's given birth to 3 children and all are still living, age 73).

    The children of JOHN BAILEY and ELIZABETH GULLETT are:

    1. SARAH EMILY BAILEY, b. March 2, 1852, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. December 14, 1921, m. RUFUS KAZEE.
    2. JAMES F. "DICK" BAILEY, b. February 1854, Kentucky, d. before 1910, m. SARAH ELIZABETH CONLEY.
    3. PAULINA ADAMS BAILEY, b. February 24, 1856, State Road Fork, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. July 18, 1920, State Road Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. JILSON PRATER CONLEY.







JOHN CLINTON BAILEY, son of SARAH ELIZABETH CONLEY and JAMES F. BAILEY, was born June 30, 1881 in Kentucky, and died March 16, 1963 in Boyd County, Kentucky. He married GRACE B. MCGUIRE, daughter of WILLIAM W. MCGUIRE and SARAH ISIDORA WHITT, about 1914. She was born March 14, 1893 in Kentucky, died March 28, 1970 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 84 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

When John Clinton Bailey's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a carpenter in Huntington, West Virginia, that his closest relative was Grace Bailey of Ashland, Boyd County, and that he was born June 30, 1881. He was found to be tall, of medium build, and he had blue eyes and black hair.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, John Bailey was born June 30, 1881, and died in March of 1963. 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, John C. Bailey died March 16, 1963 in Boyd County at the age of 81.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of her headstone shows that Grace M. Bailey lived from 1893 to 1970, and was buried in Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Grace Bailey was born March 14, 1893, and died in March of 1970. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in South Carolina, and her last place of residence was in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Grace Bailey died March 28, 1970 in Boyd County at the age of 77.

On page 1 of the 1920 census for District 20 (Oakview) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated January 19, 1910), John C. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #7, he's a carpenter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Grace B. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 26), William J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Charles G. (son, born in Kentucky, age 1), Glen F. (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 month), and Katie Shrepp (servant, born in Pennsylvania, parents born in Pennsylvania, age 18). They are living next to Grace's father.

On page 7 of the 1930 census for District 10-15 (Ashland) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1930), J. C. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #63, he's a carpenter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 32, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Grace (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 37), William (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Charles (son, born in West Virginia, age 11), Edgar (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Bobbie (son, born in Kentucky, age 5).

On page 29 of the 1940 census for District 10-20 (Ashland) in Boyd County, Kentucky (dated April 18, 1940), John C. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #249, he's a building contractor, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 58 years old. Also listed are Grace (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 47), Charles (son, single, retail grocery clerk, born in Kentucky, 4 years of high school, age 21), Edgar (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Bobby J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 15).

    The children of JOHN BAILEY and GRACE MCGUIRE are:

    1. WILLIAM J. BAILEY, b. April 22, 1914, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, William J. Bailey was born April 22, 1914 in Floyd County to Grace McGuire.
    2. CHARLES G. BAILEY, b. 1918, Kentucky.
    3. GLEN F. BAILEY, b. December 4, 1919, Boyd County, Kentucky, d. July 3, 1921, Oakview, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Glen F. Bailey was born December 4, 1919 in Boyd County to Eva McGuire.
      According to his death certificate, Glen Franklin Bailey died July 3, 1921 in Oakview, Boyd County, Kentucky, from colitis. Also on this certificate, his birth date is listed as December 7, 1919, his parents as John C. Bailey (b. Kentucky) and Grace McGuire (b. Kentucky), the informant as J. C. Bailey of Ashland, and the burial place as Ashland Cemetery.
    4. EDGAR BAILEY, b. 1923, Kentucky.
    5. ROBERT J. BAILEY, b. 1925, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Robert J. Bailey was born in Boyd County to Grace McGuire.







THURMAN ISAIAH "DOMMER" BAILEY, son of JAMES F. "DICK" BAILEY and SARAH ELIZABETH CONLEY, was born March 11, 1888 in Kentucky, and died February 28, 1972 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. He married JUNE PORTER, daughter of HARVEY PORTER and ROSA MURPHY, about 1926. She was born about 1904 in Kentucky, and died April 19, 1958 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 84 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Harry Porter married Rosa Murphy on March 30, 1893 in Magoffin County at the home of Shug Murphy. The witnesses were Junior Fairchild and Bud Flint, and the minister was G. W. Bailey.

When Thurman Isaah Bailey's World War I draft registration card was filled out on May 29, 1917 in Wyoming County, West Virginia, he stated that he was a carpenter in the coal mines in Mullins, West Virginia, that he lived in Falcon, Kentucky, that he was single and had a mother that depended on him for support, and that he was born March 11, 1887 in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was found to be 6 feet tall, slender, and he had blue eyes and brown hair. Thurman's brother, Jeff filled out his draft registration card on the same day in the same place. His brother also listed his mother as depending on him for support.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Thurman Bailey was born March 1, 1888, and died in February of 1972. He received his Social Security card prior to 1951 in Kentucky, and his last place of residence was in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Thuvmar I. Bailey died February 28, 1972 in Boyd County at the age of 83.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, June P. Bailey died April 19, 1958 in Boyd County at the age of 54.

On page 8 of the 1910 census for District 110 (Lakeville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 20 & 25, 1910), Harvey Porter is listed as the head of the household for house #65, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 17 years, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Rosa (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 8 children and 7 are still living, age 35), Pearlie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Clarence (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), Nelly (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Julia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), Juney (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Hasting (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Solomon (son, born in Kentucky, age 0 months).

On page 25 of the 1920 census for District 78 (Ivyton) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 20, 1920), Harvey Porter is listed as the head of the household for house #239, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 48 years old. Also listed are Rose (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 45), Clarence (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 24), Nellie (daughter, single, not working, born in Kentucky, age 22), June (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 16), Hasten (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Robert (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), and May (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6).

On page 6 of the 1930 census for District 77-5 (Magisterial District No. 2) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 7, 1930), T. I. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #51, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 38, and he's 42 years old. Also listed are June (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 22, age 26), Samuel (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), Sarah (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Loren (son, born in Kentucky, age 1). They are living next to June's parents and 2 houses away from Dommer's family.

On page 8 of the 1940 census for District 77-5 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 9, 1940), T. I. Bailey is listed as the head of the household for house #59, he's a carpenter doing building construction, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 52 years old. Also listed are June (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 37), Samuel Smith (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), Sarah Rose (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Loren (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Voreece (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Rosa Porter (mother-in-law, separated, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 66).

    The children of DOMMER BAILEY and JUNE PORTER are:

    1. SAMUEL SMITH BAILEY, b. 1926, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Smauel S. Bailey was born in Magoffin County to June Porter.
    2. SARAH ROSE BAILEY, b. 1927, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Sarah Rose Bailey was born in Magoffin County to June Porter.
    3. LOREN BAILEY, b. 1928, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Loran Bailey was born in Magoffin County to June Porter.
    4. VOREESE BAILEY, b. 1930, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Voreese Bailey was born in Magoffin County to June Porter.
    5. HENRY BAILEY, b. 1933, Magoffin County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Henry Bailey was born in Magoffin County to June Bailey.







FREDERICK L. REID, son of ELIZABETH HELTON and CURTIS HAYS REID, was born about 1907 in Kentucky, and died March 24, 1974 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. He married HAZEL G. HURLEY, daughter of (unknown) and GETTERS ALDRAGE, about 1928. She was born November 11, 1911 in Pike County, Kentucky, and died in December of 1977 in Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 89 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Hazel G. Hurley was born November 11, 1911 in Pike County to Getters Aldrage.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Frederick L. Reid died in Lawrence County at the age of 67. He was living in West Virginia at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Hazel Reid was born November 11, 1911, and died in December of 1977. She received her Social Security card in 1955 in West Virginia, her last place of residence was in Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee, and her last benefit was paid out in Louisa, Lawrence County, Kentucky.

On page 23 of the 1930 census for District 30-25 (Williamson) in Mingo County, West Virginia (dated April 5, 1930), Fred Reed is listed as the head of family 242 in house #201, he's an air inspector for the railroad, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Hazel (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 18), and Fred Jr. (son, born in West Virginia, age 9 months).

On page 10 of the 1940 census for District 50-1 (Fort Gay) in Wayne County, West Virginia (dated April 9, 1940), Fred L. Reid is listed as the head of the household for house #93, he's a car repairer for the railroad, born in Kentucky, he was living in Williamson, West Virginia, in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Hazel (wife, born in Kentucky, 2 years of high school, age 28), Lizzie (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, she was living in Williamson in 1935, 6th grade education, age 57), Elmer (brother, single, laborer for the railroad, he was living in Williamson in 1935, 2 years of high school, age 26), Betty L. (sister, born in West Virginia, she was living in Williamson in 1935, age 10), Fred Jr. (brother, born in West Virginia, age 10), and Dortha L. (sister, born in West Virginia, age 8).

    The child of FRED REID and HAZEL HURLEY is:

    1. FREDERICK L. REID JR., b. 1929, West Virginia.
    2. DORTHA L. REID, b. 1932, West Virginia.







JOHN WALLACE CONLEY, son of JAMES MONROE "MONROE" CONLEY and SARAH JANE WILLIAMS, was born June 2, 1880 in Morgan County, Kentucky, died April 30, 1918 in Morgan County, and is buried in Williams Cemetery in Morgan County, Kentucky. He married CELINA WILLIAMS, daughter of JOHN W. WILLIAMS and CYNTHA A. HILL, in 1899. She was born November 21, 1880 in Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, died August 5, 1947 in Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, and is buried in Williams Cemetery in Morgan County, Kentucky.

Notes: Celina Williams was the sister of Leander Williams and Sarah Jane Williams.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, J. W. Williams married Cyntha P. Hill on March 1, 1865 in Morgan County.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that John W. Conley lived from June 2, 1880 to April 30, 1918, and was buried in Williams Cemetery in Morgan County, Kentucky, and that Celina Conley lived from November 21, 1880 to August 5, 1947, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to his death certificate, John Conley died April 30, 1918 in Morgan County, Kentucky, from typhoid fever complicated by cerebral meningitis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Morgan County, his birth date as June 2, 1880, his marital status as married, his parents as Jas. M. Conley (b. Morgan County) and Sarah Williams (b. Morgan County), the informant as Randal Williams of Dingas, Kentucky, and the burial place as Wallace M. Williams Cemetery. Their son, Loyd, is buried in the same cemetery.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, John Conley died April 30, 1918 in Morgan County at the age of 37.

According to her death certificate, Celina Williams Conley died August 5, 1947 in Dingus, Morgan County, Kentucky, from heart disease. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Dingus, her birth date as November 20, 1880, her marital status as widowed, her husband as John Wallas Conley, her parents as John Williams (b. Dingus) amd Sarah Hill (b. Paint Creek, Kentucky), the informant as Holly Conley of Portsmouth, Ohio, and the burial place as Dingus, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Celina Conley died August 5, 1947 in Morgan County at the age of 66. She was living in Morgan County at the time of her death.

On page 37 of the 1900 census for District 75 (Magisterial District No. 5) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated June 1900), John Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #311, he's a farmer, born in June of 1880 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 11 months, and he's 20 years old. Also listed is Selina (wife, born in November of 1880 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, no children, age 19). Celina's father and step-mother are in house #322.

On page 21 of the 1910 census for District 151 (Elk Fork) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated May 11, 1910), John W. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #192, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 10 years, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Selina (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 28), Arthur (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Zetta (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), Hallie (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Effe (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3), Ethle (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 9 months), and Sherman Blankship (hired man, widowed, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 40). Celina's father and step-mother are in house #209.

On pages 25 & 26 of the 1920 census for District 207 (Elk Fork) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated February 12, 1920), Celina Conly is listed as the head of the household for house #274, she's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 38 years old. Also listed are Arthur (son, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 19), Zettie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), Holly (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), Effie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Ethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Gilfrey (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Homer (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Kathleen (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 17 of the 1930 census for District 88-17 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 11, 1930), Celina Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #27, she's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 49 years old. Also listed are Gufrey (son, born in Kentucky, age 19), Homer (son, born in Kentucky, age 14), and Cathelene (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11).

On page 6 of the 1940 census for District 88-18 in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1940), Celina Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #49, she's widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, she has a 7th grade education, and she's 59 years old. Also listed is Homer (son, single, truck driver for the W.P.A., born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 8th grade education, age 25).

    The children of JOHN CONLEY and CELINA WILLIAMS are:

    1. ARTHUR CONLEY, b. September 10, 1900, Kentucky, d. November 7, 1983, Rowan County, Kentucky, buried in Morgan County, Kentucky, m. BERGIE FINCHER.
    2. ZETTIE A. CONLEY, b. November 10, 1902, Kentucky, d. May 12, 1982, Middletown, Butler County, Ohio, m. HARRY C. MCCLAIN.
    3. HOLLIE CONLEY, b. September 23, 1904, Kentucky, d. January 14, 1988, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, m. DORA L. WILLIAMS.
    4. EFFIE CONLEY, b. December 6, 1906, Kentucky, d. January 11, 1999, Olympia, Bath County, Kentucky, buried in Morgan County, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM HENRY "WILLIE" BLEVINS.
    5. ETHEL M. CONLEY, b. August 8, 1908, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. November 30, 2003, buried in Morgan County, Kentucky, m. NORMAN DANIELS.
    6. GILFREY CONLEY, b. 1910, Kentucky.
    7. LOYD CONLEY, b. January 3, 1913, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. September 11, 1918, Elk Fork, Morgan County, Kentucky, buried in Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Loyd Conley was born January 3, 1913 in Morgan County to Selina Williams.
      According to his death certificate, Loyd Conley died September 11, 1918 in Elk Fork, Morgan County, Kentucky, from tuberculosis of the lungs. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Morgan County, his parents as John W. Conley (b. Morgan County) and Celina Williams (b. Morgan County), and the informant as Deny Williams of Dingus, Kentucky.
    8. HOMER CONLEY, b. December 8, 1914, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Homer Conley was born December 8, 1914 in Morgan County to Selina Williams.
    9. KATHLEEN CONLEY, b. December 2, 1919, Morgan County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Katheleen Conley was born December 2, 1919 in Morgan County to Celina Williams.







ANDREW FLEM "FLEM" CONLEY, son of JAMES MONROE "MONROE" CONLEY and SARAH JANE WILLIAMS, was born in October 31, 1881 in Morgan County, Kentucky, died October 18, 1960 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in J. B. Wells Cemetery in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky. He married EMMA FRANCIS COLDIRON, daughter of ABIUD COLDIRON and AMANDA S. WARREN, about 1903. She was born July 28, 1884 in Rowan County, Kentucky, died February 10, 1968 in Van Lear, Johnson County, and is buried in J. B. Wells Cemetery in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Abiud Coldiron's name has also been found as Abida, Abide, Abigah, Abijah, and Bide. It is listed as Abiud in the 1860 census when he is 4 months old and living with his parents, Jesse B. Coldiron and Lavina Lansdown, in Harlan County, Kentucky. It is Abigah in the 1880 census for District 114 (Morehead) in Rowan County, where he is found working as a farm laborer and living in the house next to his future wife, Amanda S. Warren, daughter of Hugh Warren and Mary Rice.

Flem Conley and Emma Coldiron were reportedly married April 9, 1903 in Breathitt County, Kentucky.

When Flem Conley's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12 (no year is listed) in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a miner working for the North East Coal Co. in Thealka, Johnson County, that his closest relative was Emma Conley of Thealka, and that he was born October 31, 1882. He was found to be short and stout, and he had blue eyes and partially bald.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and a photo of their headstone shows that Flem Conley lived from 1881 to 1960, and was buried in J. B. Wells Cemetery in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and that Emma F. Conley lived from 1884 to 1968, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to his obituary, Flem Conley (age 78), son of the late Monroe and Sara Williams Conley, was a retired miner and 48 year resident of Johnson County. He was born October 31, 1881 in Morgan County, died October 18, 1960 in a local Johnson County hospital after a 3 week illness, and was buried in Wells Cemetery. He was survived by his wife, Emma Coldiron County, whom he married in 1903; 2 sons, Stelson Conley (of Van Lear) and James H. Conley (Van Lear); 1 daughter, Mrs. Roy Colvin (Paintsville); 2 brothers, Frank Conley (Malone, Kentucky) and Sam Conley (McDowell, Kentucky); and 1 sister, Mrs. Mattie Stafford (Vanceburg). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Andrew F. Conley died October 18, 1960 in Johnson County at the age of 78.

According to her obituary, Emma Frances Coldiron Conley (age 83), daughter of the late Abide and Amanda Warren Coldiron, was born July 28, 1884 in Rowan County, died February 10, 1968 at home in Van Lear after a brief illness, and was buried in Wells Cemetery in Paintsville. Her husband, Flem Conley, whom she married in 1903, preceded her in death on October 18, 1960. She was survived by 2 sons, Stelson Conley (of Van Lear) and James H. Conley (Ashland); 1 daughter, Irene Colvin (Van Lear); 3 sisters, Mrs. Pearl Delong (Paintsville), Mrs. Rose Slone (Muncy, Indiana), and Mrs. Stella Estep (Logan, West Virginia); 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Emma F. Conley died February 10, 1968 in Johnson County at the age of 83.

On page 38 of the 1900 census for District 72 (Magisterial District No. 5) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated June 19, 1900), Flem Conley is found living in the home of the John Williams family. John Williams is listed as the head of the household for house #322, he's a farmer, born in June of 1845 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for [unreadable] years, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Susan (wife, born in April of 1871 in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, married for 6 years, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 29), Sarah (daughter, born in April of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), Dennie (son, born in January of 1896 in Kentucky, age 4), Arvty (son, born in February of 1898 in Kentucky, age 2), and Flem Conley (servant, farm laborer, born in February of 1882 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 18).

On page 36 of the 1900 census for District 30 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Carter County, Kentucky (dated June 20, 1900), Abida [hard to read] Coldiron is listed as the head of the household for house #343, he's a farmer, born in December of 1859 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 19 years, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Amanda (wife, born in February of 1860 in Illinois, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 8 children and 7 are still living, age 40), Robert H. (son, born in May of 1882 in Kentucky, age 18), Emie (daughter, born in July of 1884 in Kentucky, age 15), Jesse (son, born in December of 1886 in Kentucky, age 13), Dela (daughter, born in May of 1889 in Kentucky, age 11), Boston (son, born in March of 1892 in Kentucky, age 8), Rosa (daughter, born in December of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), and Pearla (daughter, born in April of 1896 in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 5 of the 1910 census for District 154 (Walnut Grove) in Morgan County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1910), Andrew F. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #119, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 7 years, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Emma F. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 25), Irena (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Charles A. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2).

On page 10 of the 1920 census for District 31 (Muddy Branch) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 6, 1920), Flem Connolly is listed as the head of the household for house #102, he's a coal miner, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are Emma (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 35), Irine (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Charley (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), and Stilson (son, born in Kentucky, age 9).

On page 14 of the 1940 census for District 58-6 (Van Lear) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 10, 1940), Flem Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #110, he's a coal loader in the mines, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same place that he was in 1935, he has an 8th grade education, and he's 58 years old. Also listed is Emma (wife, born in Kentucky, 8th grade education, age 50).

    The children of FLEM CONLEY and EMMA COLDIRON are:

    1. IRENE CONLEY, b. August 7, 1905, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. July 4, 1990, Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. ROY COLVIN.
    2. CHARLES A. CONLEY, b. 1908, Cannel City, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. December 2, 1948, Johnson County. Kentucky, buried in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (1) CLISTIA TACKETT, m. (2) DESSIE ADAMS.
    3. STELSON A. "TED" CONLEY, b. December 27, 1910, Morgan County, Kentucky, d. January 28, 1982, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. LOTTIE SHORT, daughter of GERVIN SHORT and FRANKIE PHELPS, September 27, 1943, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his obituary, Stelson A. "Ted" Conley (age 71), son of Flem and Emma Coaliron Conley, was a retired coal miner and a resident of West Van Lear, Kentucky, at the time of his death. He was born December 27, 1910 in Morgan County, died January 28, 1982 in Highlands Regional Medical Center following an extended illness, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. He was survived by his wife, Lottie Short Conley, whom he married September 27, 1943 in Prestonsburg; 1 son, Charles Otis Conley (of Chesapeake, Ohio); 4 daughters, Patsy Ruth Evans (Ashland), Cheryl Deloris VanHoose (Xenia, Ohio), Barbara Jean Collins (Thelma, Kentucky), and Teddie Renee Conley (at home); 1 brother, James H. Conley (Ashland); 1 sister, Irene Colvin (Paintsville); and 6 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Stelson A. Conley died January 28, 1982 in Floyd County at the age of 71. He was living in Johnson County at the time of his death.
      According to her obituary, Lottie Short Conley (age 81), daughter of the late Gervin and Frankie Phelps Short, was born February 17, 1923 in Johnson County, died August 31, 2004 in Prestonsburg Health Care in Prestonsburg, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stelson "Ted" Conley; She was survived by 3 daughters, Barbara Collins (of Thelma, Kentucky), Cheryl Vanhoose (Beaver Creek, Ohio), and Teddie Ratliff (Paintsville); and 2 sisters, Ruth Collins (Dayton, Ohio) and Delores Campigotto (Beaver Creek). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    4. JAMES H. CONLEY, b. January 1921, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. May 4, 1983, Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. BETTY JEAN O'BRYAN, daughter of CLYDE O'BRYAN and PEARL BLANKENSHIP. She was b. September 6, 1926 in Johnson County, Kentucky, d. October 30, 1979, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to his obituary, James H. Conley (age 62), son of Flem and Emma G. Coldiron Conley, was a bookkeeper for National Mines. He was born in January of 1921 in Johnson County, died May 4, 1983 in King's Daughters Hospital in Ashland, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Conley in October of 1979. He was survived by 1 sister, Irene Colvin (of Paintsville). (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
      According to her obituary, Betty O'Bryan Conley (age 53), daughter of Clyde and Pearl Blankenship O'Bryan, was a retired employee at Federal Youth Center in Summitt and a resident of Ashland at the time of her death. She was born September 6, 1926 in Johnson County, died October 30, 1979 in St. Mary's Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia, and was buried in Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville. She was survived by her mother; and her husband, James H. Conley. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)







GEORGE FOREST CRACE, son of ALONZO CALLAHAN "LONNIE" CRACE and LETA SEVILLA WYMER, was born February 9, 1919 in Anoka County, Minnesota. He married JEAN MARGARET BOYLE, daughter of JOHN BOYLE and ETHEL IHLAND, August 12, 1939 in Madison, Wisconsin. She was born in January of 1924 in Beloit, Wisconsin.

    The children of GEORGE CRACE and JEAN BOYLE are:

    1. TERRY LEROY CRACE, m. (1) BETTY JEAN KLEMSTINE, m. (2) ANN MICHAEL MCGREW, m. (3) CHERYL SUE BROWN.
    2. SHARON JEAN CRACE.
    3. MARY JANE CRACE.
    4. NANCY JOAN CRACE.

    (This information comes from Terry Crace and other sources)







TERRY LEROY CRACE, son of GEORGE FOREST CRACE and JEAN MARGARET BOYLE, married (1) BETTY JEAN KLEMSTINE, daughter of ROBERT KLEMSTINE and ELEANOR (unknown last name). Terry Crace married (2) ANN MICHAEL MCGREW. Tery Crace married (3) CHERYL SUE BROWN.

Notes: Terry Crace served in the U.S. Army.

    The children of TERRY CRACE and BETTY KLEMSTINE are:

    1. TERRY LEROY CRACE JR., b. January 2, 1961, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, d. January 2, 1961, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin.
    2. GEORGIA REA CRACE, b. JAMES LITTLEJOHN III.
    3. PAMELA JO CRACE, m. WESLEY DON SNOW.

    (This information comes from Terry Crace)







HATTIE HOWARD, daughter of CAROLINE CONLEY and GEORGE WASHINGTON HOWARD, was born September 13, 1883 in Kentucky, died October 31, 1927, and is buried in Blanton Branch Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married ED BLANTON, son of ELIAS BLANTON and MINERVA MCCARTY, about 1905. He was born September 14, 1885 in Morgan County, Kentucky, died January 8, 1978 in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in Blanton-Williams Cemetery in Win, Johnson County, Kentucky. Ed Blanton married (2) PRICY ELLEN "ELLEN" FAIRCHILD.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 106 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

Information on this family can also be found on page 162 of the book "Johnson County, Kentucky: A History of the County, and Genealogy of Its People Up to the Year 1927" by Mitchell Hall.

When Ed Blanton's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Elna, Morgan County, Kentucky, that his closest relative was Hattie Blanton of Elna, Johnson County, and that he was born on September 14, 1885. He was found to be 5 feet 10 inches tall, of medium build, and he had dark blue eyes and dark brown hair. Not being able to read or write, he signed the card with an "X." The town, Elna, is listed as being in both Morgan and Johnson Counties.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and a photo of their headstones shows that Ed Blanton lived from September 14, 1885 to January 18, 1978, and was buried in Blanton-Williams Cemetery in Win, Johnson County, Kentucky, that Hattie Blanton lived from September 18, 1883 to October 31, 1927, and was buried in Blanton Branch Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, and that Pricey Ellen Fairchild Blanton lived from August 24, 1886 to September 26, 1974 and was buried in Blanton-Williams Cemetery.

According to his obituary, Ed Blanton (age 92), son of Elias and Minerva McCarty Blanton, was a resident of Win, Kentucky, and a retired farmer and oil field employee. He was born September 14, 1885 in Morgan County, died January 18, 1978 in Paintsville Hospital, and was buried in Williams Cemetery in Win. He was preceded in death by 2 wives, Hattie Howard Blanton and Ellen Blanton, December 25, 1974. He was survived by 4 sons, John (of Elna, Kentucky), Jim, (Blaine, Kentucky), Jack (Win, Kentucky) and Melvin (Beattyville); 4 daughters, Alta Cantrell (of Fuget, Kentucky), Della McKenzie (Fuget), Ethel Curtis (Oil Springs), and Mary Cochran (Oil Springs); 51 grandchildren; 92 great-grandchildren; and 41 great-great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ed Blanton was born September 14, 1885, and died in January of 1978. His last residence was in Williamsport, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Ed Blanton died January 18, 1978 in Johnson County at the age of 92.

On page 9 of the 1910 census for District 76 (Low Gap) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1910), Hattie and Ed are found living in the home of Ed's parents. Elias Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #55, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, 1st marriage, married for 46 years, and he's 66 years old. Also listed are Manerva (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 11 children and 7 are still living, age 64), Ed (son, married, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 5 years, age 24), Hattie Blanton (daughter-in-law, married, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 3 children and 2 are still living, age 26), Estie Blanton (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 4), John Ed Blanton (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 1 year 3 months), George Blanton (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 13), and Dewey Tackett (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7).

On pages 12 & 13 of the 1920 census for District 42 (Low Gap) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 16, 17, & 19, 1920), Ed Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house #114, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 33 years old. Also listed are Hattie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 34), Estie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), John (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Alta (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), James (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Deltie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 11 months), Ethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 5 months), and Manerva (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 74).

On page 19 of the 1930 census for District 58-10 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 16, 1930), Ed Blanton is listed as the household for house #179, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 20, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Ellen (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 20, age 44), James (son, born in Kentucky, age 17), Della (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Ethel (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 12), Melvin (son, born in Kentucky, age 5 months), Elna Frazier (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 17), and Adda Frazier (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11).

On page 12 of the 1940 census for District 58-12 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 24, 1940), Ed Blanton is listed as the head of the household for house ##95, he's a common laborer for the W.P.A. road project, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, he has no formal education, and he's 54 years old. Also listed are Ellen (wife, born in Kentucky, 4th grade education, age 50), Melvin (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Mary (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), and Elzie (son, born in Kentucky, age 6).

    The children of HATTIE HOWARD and ED BLANTON are:

    1. ESTA BLANTON, b. December 25, 1906, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. June 1, 1968, Martha, Lawrence County, Kentucky, buried in Elna, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. OVA MCKENZIE.
    2. JOHN ED BLANTON, b. February 6, 1908, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. January 14, 1995, Inez, Martin County, Kentucky, buried in Fuget, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. LEONA CANTRELL.
    3. ALTA BLANTON, b. February 7, 1910, Kentucky, d. April 19, 1984, Red Bush, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Fuget, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. LUTHER ARNOLD CANTRELL.
    4. JAMES BLANTON, b. February 7, 1913, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. September 7, 1983, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, buried in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. MAY COLVIN.
    5. DELLA MAE BLANTON, b. April 28, 1915, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) MCKENZIE.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Della M. Blanton was born April 28, 1915 in Johnson County to Hattie Howard.
    6. ETHEL BLANTON, b. July 15, 1917, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. February 12, 2000, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. FLEM CURTIS, son of JOHN CURTIS and MARY L. MCCARTY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Ethel Blanton was born July 15, 1917 in Johnson County to Hattie Howard.
      According to her obituary, Ethel Blanton Curtis (age 82), daughter of the late Ed and Hattie Howard Blanton, was born July 15, 1917 in Johnson County, died February 12, 2000 in Salyersville Health Care Center, and was buried in Johnson County Memorial Cemetery in Staffordsville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Flem Curtis. She was survived by 1 son, Johnny Edward Curtis (of Flat Gap); 3 daughters, Sue Curtis (Paintsville), Gertrude Fairchild (Staffordsville), and Joann Estep (Staffordsville); 1 sister, Della McKenzie (Flat Gap); 2 half-brothers, Jack Blanton (Oil Springs) and Melvin Blanton (Beattyville); 1 half-sister, Mary Cochran (Oil Springs); 7 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)







DELLA HOWARD, daughter of CAROLINE CONLEY and GEORGE WASHINGTON HOWARD, was born October 21, 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died June 2, 1939 in Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, and is buried in Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. She married LINZIE LONG, son of SARAH ELIZABETH COLVIN and WILLIAM WASHINGTON LONG, about 1910. He was born July 6, 1883 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died September 26, 1938 in Kenova, Wayne County, West Virginia, and is buried in William W. Long Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 106 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

When Lindsey Long's World War I draft registration card was filled out on September 12, 1918 in Kenova, Wayne County, West Virginia, he stated that he was a car repairer for N & W Railway in Kenova, that his closest relative was Della Long of Cerado, Wayne County, and that he was born July 6, 1883. He was found to be stout, and he had brown eyes and brown hair.

Information found on findagrave.com and photos of their headstones shows that Della H. Long lived from 1890 to 1939, and was buried in Section 11 of Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and Linzie Long lived from July 6, 1883 to September 26, 1938, and was buried in William W. Long Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky.

According to her death certificate, Della Howard Long died June 2, 1939 in Holzer Hospital in Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, from suicide, after injecting lye at her home in Waterloo, Ohio. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Johnson County, her birth date as October 21, 1890, her marital status as widowed, her husband as Lindsey Long, her parents as Wash Howard (b. Johnson County) and Caroline Conley (b. Johnson County), the informant as Bess Williams of Waterloo, and the burial place as Ashland, Kentucky.

According to Ohio death records, Della Howard Long died June 2, 1939 in Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website shows that Linzie Long was buried in William W. Long Cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky. No headstone photos are provided.

According to his death certificate, Linzie Long died September 26, 1938 in Kenova, Wayne County, West Virginia, from diabetes mellitus. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Johnson County, his birth date as July 6, 1883, his marital status as divorced, his wife as Della Long, his occupation as railway car repairer, his parents as W. W. Long (b. Dickerson County, Virginia) and Elizabeth Colvin (b. Kentucky), the informant as Lundy Long, and the burial place as Oil Springs, Kentucky.

According to West Virginia death record transcripts, Linzie Long died September 26, 1938 in Wayne County. His parents are listes as W. W. Long and Elizabeth Colvin, and he was married at the time of his death.

On page 20 of the 1920 census for District 153 (Cerado) in Wayne County, West Virginia (dated January 14, 1920), Linza Long is listed as the head of the household for house #185, he's working as a repairman for the steam railroad, born in Virginia, father born in Virginia, mother born in Indiana, and he's 36 years old. Also listed are Della (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, age 29), and May (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8 years 4 months).

On page 4 of the 1930 census for District 50-6 (Kenova) in Wayne County, West Virginia (dated April 15, 1930), Lindsey Long is listed as the head of the household for family # 37 in house #32, he's working as a repairman for the steam railroad, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at age 26, and he's 46 years old. Also listed is Della (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 39). Daughter Mae is living under the same roof.

    The child of DELLA HOWARD and LINZIE LONG is:

    1. MAE LONG, b. August 3, 1911, Kentucky, d. January 23, 1994, Washington Court House, Fayette County, Ohio, buried in Washington Court House, Fayette County, Ohio, m. EVERETT HASKELL "TOMMY" THOMPSON.







SARAH ELIZABETH COLVIN, daughter of MARY ANN "POLLY" MAHAN and ASA COLVIN, was born August 28, 1852 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and died January 23, 1923 in Johnson County, Kentucky. She married WILLIAM WASHINGTON LONG, son of JOEL D. LONG and CHARLOTTE L. VANOVER, about 1874. He was born in March of 1853 in Wise County, Virginia, died May 29, 1942 in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, and is buried in the family cemetery in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: According to her death certificate, Sarah Elizabeth Long died January 23, 1923 in Johnson County from acute broncho pneumonia. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as August 28, 1852, her marital status as married, her parents as Amos Colvin (b. Kentucky) and Polly Mahan (b. Kentucky), and the informant as Floyd Long of Oil Springs, Kentucky.

According to his obituary, W. W. Long (age 89), son of Joel D. and Lottie Vanover Long, died from a stroke at home in Oil Springs on May 29, 1942, and was buried in the home cemetery. He was married to Elizabeth Colvin and to them were born the following children: Floyd Long, Paris Long, Joel Long (deceased), Mrs. Loretta Rice (deceased), Linzie Long (deceased), Challie Long, Mrs. Lizzie Caudill, and Mrs. Stella Rice. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

On page 15 of the 1880 census for District 45 (Barnetts Creek) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 9, 1880), William W. Long is listed as the head of the household for house #79, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, and he's 27 years old. Also listed are Sarah E. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 27), Floyd (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Paris F. (son, born in Kentucky, age 3), and Joel (son, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 2 of the 1900 census for District 40 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 1, 1900), William W. Long is listed as the head of the household for house #13, he's a farmer, born in March of 1853 in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, married for 26 years, and he's 47 years old. Also listed are Sarah E. (wife, born in August of 1852 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 8 children and all are still living, age 47), Floyd (son, single, farm laborer, born in September of 1874 in Kentucky, age 25), Paris F. (son, single, farm laborer, born in October of 1876 in Kentucky, age 23), Lowela (daughter, born in June of 1881 in Kentucky, age 18), Lindsey (son, born in July of 1883 in Kentucky, age 16), Lunda (son, born in September of 1885 in Kentucky, age 14), Stella (daughter, born in March of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10), Melissa (daughter, born in December of 1893 in Kentucky, age 6), and Challie (son, born in December of 1895 in Kentucky, age 4).

On page 1 of the 1910 census for District 70 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1910), W. W. Long is listed as the head of the household for house #3, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, father born in North Carolina, mother born in Virginia, married for 35 years, and he's 57 years old. Also listed are Elizabeth (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 10 children and 8 are still living, age 56), Lundy (son, single, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, age 23), Licia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), Challie (son, born in Kentucky, age 15), and Pollie Conley (mother-in-law, widowed, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, she's given birth to 10 children and 9 are still living, age 75). Pollie [Polly] is Sarah's step-mother.

On page 3 of the 1920 census for District 39 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 5 & 6, 1920), William W. Long is listed as the head of the household for house #22, he's a farmer, born in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, and he's 66 years old. Also listed is Elizabeth (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 67). They are living next to son Challie and his family.

On page 21 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 17, 1930), William W. Long is listed as the head of the household for house #191, he's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 21, and he's 76 years old. Also listed are Challie (son, married, farmer, born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 35), Minta Long (daughter-in-law, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 21, age 35), Dencil Long (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 12), Belle Long (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11), Birdie Long (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), Oliver Long (grandson, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 6), Lakie L. Long (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3), and Reva Long (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 7 months).

On page 43 of the 1940 census for District 58-8 in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 30, 1940), Wash W. Long is listed as the head of the household for house #365, 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 87 years old. Also listed are Challie (son, married, farmer, born in Kentucky, he's living in the same house that he was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 45), Mentia (daughter-in-law, married, born in Kentucky, she's living in the same house that she was in 1935, 5th grade education, age 45), Birdie (granddaughtter, born in Kentucky, age 19), Oliver (grandson, born in Kentucky, age 16), Lakie (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, age 13), Reva (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, age 10), and Nollie (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, age 7).

    The children of SARAH COLVIN and WASH LONG are:

    1. FLOYD LONG, b. September 1874, Kentucky, d. October 3, 1958, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (1) EFFIE CASTLE, m. (2) ALKA WATKINS.
    2. PARIS F. LONG, b. October 29, 1876, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth records, Parris F. Long was born October 29, 1876 in Johnson County to William W. Long (b. Wise County, Virginia) and Elizabeth Colvin (b. Johnson County, Kentucky).
    3. JOEL LONG, b. September 29, 1878, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth records, Joel Long was born September 29, 1878 in Johnson County to William Long (b. Virginia) and Sarah Colvin (b. Kentucky).
    4. LOUELLA LONG, b. June 1881, Kentucky, d. January 28, 1942, Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. JAMES FARMER "FARMER" RICE.
    5. LINZIE LONG, b. July 6, 1883, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. September 26, 1938, Kenova, Wayne County, West Virginia, buried in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. DELLA HOWARD.
    6. LUNDY LONG, b. September 9, 1885, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. January 7, 1959, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, buried in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. TENNIE SPRADLIN.
    7. STELLA LONG, b. March 24, 1890, Kentucky, d. December 12, 1978, Columbus, Franklin County, Kentucky, buried in Obetz, Franklin County, Ohio, m. SMITH RICE.
    8. MELISSA LONG, b. December 1893, Kentucky, m. GILBERT A. CAUDILL, son of JOHN A. CAUDILL and LOUISE ELLEN ADAMS.
    9. CHALLIE LONG, b. December 9, 1894, Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. July 20, 1971, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, buried in Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. ARMINTA ALICE BAYES.







DAVID BORDERS, son of JOHN WILLIAM BORDERS and ELIZABETH PACK, was born June 16, 1841 in Lawrence County, Kentucky, and died September 4, 1906 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He married SARAH H. SALYER, daughter of MARTIN SALYER and SUSANNAH SALYER, July 20, 1865 in Johnson County, Kentucky. She was born April 17, 1847 in Russell County, Virginia, and died October 17, 1917 in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: On page 4 of the 1870 census for Hoods Fork in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated July 27, 1870), David Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #22, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Sarah (born in Virginia, age 24), Mary E. (born in Kentucky, age 4), Samuel B. (born in Kentucky, age 2), and Jesse F. (born in Kentucky, age 2 months).

On page 19 of the 1880 census for District 47 (Hoods Fork) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 14 & 15, 1880), David Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #163, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Sarah H. (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Virginia, age 35), Mary E. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Samuel B. (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Jesse F. (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Susan (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7), and Clinton J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 50 of the 1900 census for District 53 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 25, 1900), David and Sarah are found living in the home of their son. Henry J. Caudill is listed as the head of the household for house #433, he's a farmer, born in March of 1863 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 16 years, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Mary E. (wife, born in April of 1866 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 6 children and 5 are still living, age 34), Lonzie B. (son, born in August of 1885 in Kentucky, age 14), Gracie (daughter, born in August of 1890 in Kentucky, age 9), Pearlie (daughter, born in June of 1892 in Kentucky, age 7), Alpha R. (son, born in December of 1894 in Kentucky, age 5), Gorda W. (son, born in July of 1898 in Kentucky, age 1), David Borders (father-in-law, minister, born in June of 1844 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 34 years, age 55), Sarah Borders (mother-in-law, born in April of 1845 in Virginia, parents born in Virginia, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, age 54), and Clinton Borders (brother-in-law, single, farm laborer, born in October of 1878 in Kentucky, age 22). They are living close to Henry's brother Peter.

On page 10 of the 1910 census for District 102 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 21, 1910), Sarah Borders is found living in the home of her son. Clinton Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #78, he's a farmer, divorced, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 33 years old. Also listed is Sarah Borders (mother, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 5 children and 4 are still living, age 66).

    The children of DAVID BORDERS and SARAH SALYER are:

    1. MARY E. BORDERS, b. April 1866, Kentucky, m. HENRY J. CAUDILL.
    2. SAMUEL BRACKEN "BRACK" BORDERS, b. November 1867, Cyrus, Kentucky, d. September 20, 1938, Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (1) FRANCIS "FANNY" CONLEY, m. (2) MARY ELIZABETH CAUDILL, m. (3) RHODA ELLEN ADAMS.
    3. JESSE FRANKLIN BORDERS, b. January 4, 1870, Kentucky, d. August 31, 1952, Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. LETHA FRANCIS CRACE.
    4. SUSAN A. BORDERS, b. March 1874, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. January 4, 1918, Greenup County, Kentucky, m. DAVID D. MAY.
    5. ZEPHANIAH CLINTON "CLINTON" BORDERS, b. October 28, 1878, Kentucky, d. November 21, 1943, Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. LAURA BELLE JACKSON.







JOHN W. BORDERS was born in October of 1875 in Lawrence County, Kentucky, and died before 1910. He married MARY ALICE ADAMS, daughter of SARAH CAUDILL and DANIEL RICHARD ADAMS, about 1890. She was born about 1873 in Kentucky.

Notes: Mary Adams is listed as 8 years old in the 1880 census, but in the 1900 census she shows her birth date as October of 1874.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, John W. Borders married Mary A. Adams on May 9, 1891 in Magoffin County at the home of H. Adams. The witnesses were George Tackett and Henry Adams, and the minister was David Borders.

On page 12 of the 1900 census for District 54 (Bloomington) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 7, 1900), John Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #101, he's a farmer, born in October of 1875 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 10 years, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Mary A. (wife, born in October of 1874 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 10 years, she's given birth to 4 children and all are still living, age 25), Lacy (son, born in March of 1891 in Kentucky, age 9), Lidda (daughter, born in September of 1895 in Kentucky, age 4), Hurbert (son, born in May of 1897 in Kentucky, age 3), Rhoda Adams (sister-in-law, single, not working, born in February of 1878 in Kentucky, age 22), and Lou Cooper (female, boarder, single, not working, born in November of 1872 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 27).

On page 8 of the 1910 census for District 102 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1920), Mary A. Borders is listed as the head of the household for house #67, she's a farmer, marital status is blank, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she's given birth to 5 children and all are still living, and she's 39 years old. Also listed are Lacy (son, born in Kentucky, age 16), Lydia (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), Herbert (son, born in Kentucky, age 12), Herman (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), and Lura (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 7). Mary Borders marital status is blank, but John Borders can't be found in the census, so it's probable that he died before 1910.

On page 11 of the 1920 census for District 71 (State Road) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 15 & 16, 1920), Euell and family are found living in the home of his mother-in-law. Maryalice Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #87, she's a farmer, widowed, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and she's 50 years old. Also listed are Harmen (son, farmer, born in Kentucky, age 20), Euill W. Conley (son-in-law, married, farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 26), Lydia Conley (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 25), Eva Conley (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Bruce (son, born in Kentucky, age 5), Aaddie Conley (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3 years 6 months), and Myrtie Conley (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 months).

    The children of JOHN BORDERS and MARY ADAMS are:

    1. LACY BORDERS, b. March 1891, Kentucky.
    2. LYDIA BORDERS, b. September 24, 1893, Kentucky, d. January 15, 1960, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, m. EWELL WELLINGTON CONLEY.
    3. HERBERT BORDERS, b. May 1, 1897, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. June 11, 1965, Pike County, Ohio, m. MARY A. CONLEY.







SARAH CAUDILL, daughter of ABEL CAUDILL and MARY ANN "POLLY" CRACE, was born about 1843 in Kentucky, and died before 1910. She married DANIEL RICHARD ADAMS, son of JACKSON ADAMS and NANCY COOPER, November 4, 1868 in Magoffin County, Kentucky. He was born in April of 1841 in Kentucky, died March 29, 1913 in State Road Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, and is buried in the A. H. Caudill Cemetery in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Notes: Sarah Caudill's age in the 1850 census is 6, but in the 1900 census she lists her birth date as June of 1841.

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Sarah Caudill married Daniel Adams on November 4, 1868 in Magoffin County at the home of Jessie G. Adams. The witnesses were William Adams and Jessie G. Adams, and the minister was Wallis Bailey.

According to his death certificate, Daniel Adams died March 29, 1913 in State Road Fork from acute nephritis. Also on this certificate, his marital status is listed as married, his father as Jackson Adams, and the doctor as Grant Rice [Ulysses Grant Rice].

On page 27 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated August 27, 1870), Richard Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #181, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 29 years old. Also listed are Sarah (born in Kentucky, age 26), and Andrew (born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 3 of the 1880 census for District 126 (Precinct 8 - State Road Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 3, 1880), Daniel Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #24, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Sarah (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 35), Andrew (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Mary A. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), William (son, born in Kentucky, age 6), Rhoda E. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Wilson (son, born in April of 1880 in Kentucky, age 1 month).

On page 48 of the 1900 census for District 53 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 25, 1900), Daniel Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #416, he's a farmer, born in April of 1841 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 32 years, and he's 59 years old. Also listed are Sarah (wife, born in June of 1841 in Kentucky, married for 32 years, she's given birth to 9 children and all are still living, age 58), William (son, widowed, day laborer, born in August of 1873 in Kentucky, age 26), Wilson (son, born in April of 1881 in Kentucky, age 19), Henry (son, born in April of 1883 in Kentucky, age 17), Kelley (son, born in May of 1886 in Kentucky, age 14), Nancey Hall (daughter, married, not working, born in November of 1875 in Kentucky, married for 0 years, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 24), Josephine Adams (granddaughter, born in May of 1897 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 6), and Julia Adams (granddaughter, born in December of 1896 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 3). They are living next to daughter Stella.

On page 8 of the 1910 census for District 102 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 20, 1910), Daniel Adams is found widowed and living in the home of his son. Kellie Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #66, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 3 years, and he's 23 years old. Also listed are Maud (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 3 years, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 24), Carl (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), Callie (son, born in Kentucky, age 1), and Daniel (father, widowed, not working, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 70). They are living next to Sarah's brother, Abel.

    The children of SARAH CAUDILL and DANIEL ADAMS are:

    1. ANDREW ADAMS, b. 1869, Kentucky.
    2. MARY ALICE ADAMS, b. 1873, Kentucky, m. JOHN W. BORDERS.
    3. WILLIAM ADAMS, b. June 25, 1872, Kentucky, d. August 5, 1944, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. MELLIE (unknown last name).
      Notes: William Adams was possibly the Willie Adams who married Minnie Cooper.
      According to his death certificate, William Adams died August 5, 1944 in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, from old age and senility. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as June 25, 1872, his marital status as married, his wife as Mellie Adams (age 42), his occupation as farmer, his father as Richard Adams (b. Magoffin County), his mother as unknown, the informant as Mellie Adams of Salyersville, and the burial place as Salyersville.
    4. NANCY JANE ADAMS, b. November 1875, Kentucky, met (1) NOAH CONLEY, m. (2) JAMES W. HALL, m. (3) ZEPHANIAH CLINTON "CLINTON" BORDERS, m. (4) ALBERT CRACE, m. (5) BENJAMIN F. SAYLOR.
    5. RHODA ELLEN ADAMS, b. 1878, Kentucky, m. SAMUEL BRACKEN "BRACK" BORDERS.
    6. WILSON ADAMS, b. April 1880, Kentucky.
    7. HENRY ADAMS, b. April 6, 1881, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. March 26, 1976, Lickburg, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Falcon, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. (1) FLORA CRACE, m. (2) REBECCA ANN CONLEY, m. (3) MINTIE BELLE MONTGOMERY.
    8. STELLA B. ADAMS, b. February 27, 1884, Kentucky, d. April 22, 1971, m. LUKE P. BLACKBURN "BLACKBURN" CONLEY.
    9. KELLEY ADAMS, b. May 1886, Kentucky, m. MAUD (unknown last name), 1907. She was b. 1886, Kentucky.







JACKSON ADAMS, son of DANIEL ADAMS and JANE STONE, was born about 1819 in Floyd County, Kentucky, and died before 1900. He married (1) NANCY COOPER about 1837. Jackson Adams married (2) GLATHA REFFETT about 1847. She was born about 1821 in Floyd County, Kentucky, and died before 1900.

Notes: On pages 154 & 155 of the 1850 census for Morgan County, Kentucky (dated September 28, 1850), Jackson Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #1023, he's a farmer, born in Kenucky, and he's 31 years old. Also listed are Latha (born in Kentucky, age 29), Clarinda (born in Kentucky, age 12), Jane (born in Kentucky, age 10), Daniel (born in Kentucky, age 8), Fielding (born in Kentucky, age 6), Lydia (born in Kentucky, age 4), Joseph (born in Kentucky, age 2), and John (born in Kentucky, age 6 months).

On pages 62 & 63 of the 1860 census for Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated July 12, 1860), Jackson Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #426, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 42 years old. Also listed are Glatha (born in Kentucky, age 25), Daniel (born in Kentucky, age 19), Feelding (born in Kentucky, age 17), Joseph (born in Kentucky, age 14), Lydia [twin] (born in Kentucky, age 14), John (born in Kentucky, age 9), Randall (born in Kentucky, age 7), Amanda (born in Kentucky, age 6), Wiley (born in Kentucky, age 5), and Preston (born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 26 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated August 26, 1870), Jackson Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #176, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 50 years old. Also listed are Latha (born in Kentucky, age 40), Randall (born in Kentucky, age 18), William (works on farm, born in Kentucky, age 28), Amanda (born in Kentucky, age 17), Wiley (born in Kentucky, age 14), Preston (born in Kentucky, age 10), Henson (born in Kentucky, age 9), George (born in Kentucky, age 3), and Isaac (born in Kentucky, age 7 months).

On page 6 of the 1880 census for District 126 (Precinct 8 - State Road Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 5, 1880), Jackson Adams is listed as the head of the household for house #44, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 61 years old. Also listed are Glatha (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 50), Harry (son, born in Kentucky, age 18), Marry (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 15), George (son, born in Kentucky, age 13), and Isaac (son, born in Kentucky, age 10).

    The children of JACKSON ADAMS and NANCY COOPER are:

    1. CLARINDA ADAMS, b. March 1838, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. March 14, 1907, Kentucky, m. JACKSON REFFIT.
    2. JANE ADAMS, b. 1840, Kentucky.
    3. DANIEL RICHARD ADAMS, b. April 1841, Kentucky, d. March 29, 1913, State Road Fork, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. SARAH CAUDILL.
    4. WILLIAM FIELDEN ADAMS, b. August 1843, Kentucky, m. SARAH CRACE.
    5. LYDIA MARGARET ADAMS, b. March 24, 1846, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. 1900, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. WILLIAM J. TACKETT.

    The children of JACKSON ADAMS and GLATHA REFFETT are:

    1. JOSEPH ADAMS, b. March 24, 1848, Floyd County, Kentucky, d. November 27, 1917, Wheelersburg, Magoffin County, Kentucky, buried in Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. MARY ANN CAUDILL.
    2. JOHN ADAMS, b. 1850, Kentucky.
    3. RANDALL ADAMS, b. 1852, Kentucky.
    4. AMANDA ADAMS, b. 1853, Kentucky, m. JAMES MADISON PATRICK.
    5. WILEY ADAMS, b. 1855, Kentucky.
    6. PRESTON ADAMS, b. September 1858, Kentucky, m. ARAMINTA COLLINS.
    7. HARRY HENSON ADAMS, b. 1861, Kentucky.
    8. MARY ADAMS, b. 1865, Kentucky.
    9. GEORGE W. ADAMS, b. October 1866, Kentucky, m. MARVILLA BLANTON.
    10. ISAAC ADAMS, b. 1870, Kentucky.







AMANDA ADAMS, daughter of JACKSON ADAMS and GLATHA REFFITT, was born about 1853 in Kentucky. She married JAMES MADISON PATRICK, son of WILLIAM D. PATRICK and ELIZA (unknown last name), about 1874. He was born in August of 1855 in Kentucky.

Notes: On page 42 of the 1860 census for Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated July 2, 1860), William D. Patrick is listed as the head of the household for house #293, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Eliza (born in Kentucky, age 24), Percilla (born in Kentucky, age 6), Maddison (born in Kentucky, age 4), and Leander (born in Kentucky, age 3).

On page 34 of the 1870 census for Precinct 1 in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated September 1, 1870), William Patrick is listed as the head of the household for house #224, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, and he's 40 years old. Also listed are Eliza (born in Virginia, age 40), James M. (born in Kentucky, age 15), Leander (born in Kentucky, age 13), John (born in Kentucky, age 11), Reuben (born in Kentucky, age 4), Martha (born in Kentucky, age 1), and Percilla Collins (servant, born in Kentucky, age 17).

On page 3 of the 1880 census for District 126 (Precinct 7 - Burning Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 17, 1880), Madison Patrick is listed as the head of the household for house #168, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, and he's 24 years old. Also listed are Amanda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 23), Surrena (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), Lola (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), Floyd (son, born in Kentucky, age 2), and Wiley (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 months).

On page 14 of the 1900 census for District 53 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated June 17, 1900), James M. Patrick is listed as the head of the household for house #114, he's a farmer, born in August of 1855 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 26 years, and he's 44 years old. Also listed are Amanda (wife, born in May of 1856 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 26 years, she's given birth to 9 children and all are still living, age 44), Rena (daughter, single, not working, born in August of 1874 in Kentucky, age 25), Floyd (son, single, farm laborer, born in March of 1878 in Kentucky, age 22), Burlie F. (son, born in September of 1882 in Kentucky, age 17), Lenora (daughter, born in July of 1885 in Kentucky, age 14), Claud (son, born in September of 1887 in Kentucky, age 12), Ida (daughter, born in April of 1890 in Kentucky, age 10), and Stella (daughter, born in March of 1892 in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 1 of the 1910 census for District 101 (Salyersville) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1910), James M. Patrick is listed as the head of the household for house #8, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Virginia, 1st marriage, married for 36 years, and he's 55 years old. Also listed are Amanda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 9 children and 7 are still living, age 54), Stella (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 18), and Ethel Arnett (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 6). They are living next to son Floyd.

    The children of AMANDA ADAMS and MADISON PATRICK are:

    1. SURRENA PATRICK, b. August 1874, Kentucky.
    2. LOLA PATRICK, b. 1876, Kentucky.
    3. FLOYD PATRICK, b. March 1878, Kentucky.
    4. WILEY PATRICK, b. 1880, Kentucky.
    5. BURLIE F. PATRICK, b. September 1882, Kentucky.
    6. LENORA PATRICK, b. July 1885, Kentucky.
    7. CLAUDE HAMILTON PATRICK, b. September 28, 1887, Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, d. May 16, 1953, West Liberty, Morgan County, Kentucky, buried in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, m. MOLLIE CONLEY.
    8. IDA PATRICK, b. April 1890, Kentucky.
    9. STELLA PATRICK, b. March 1892, Kentucky.







ROBERT WICKLIFF "WICK" CONLEY, son of HENRY JACKSON CONLEY and ELIZABETH CRACE, was born September 1, 1874 in Kentucky, died March 18, 1837 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky. He married FRANCIS JANE "FRANKIE" HANNAH, daughter of JOHN HANNAH and JULIA A. FRAZIER, January 14, 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky. She was born in March of 1880 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died January 19, 1927 in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, and is buried in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 134 & 248 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

On page 248 of that book, under Johnson County Conley Marriages, it says: "CONLEY, Rober Wick [sic], age 22, b. and res. Magoffin Co. son of Henry J. Conley & Elizabeth Crace m. Frankey Hannah, age 16, b. Johnson Co. dau of John Hannah & Jula Frazier, m. on 14 Jan 1897."

According to Kentucky marriage record transcripts, Robert Wick Conley (age 22) married Frankey Hannah (age 16) on January 14, 1897 in Johnson County.

When Robert Wickliff Conley'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 farmer in Paintsville, that his closest relative was Frankie Jane Conley in Paintsville, and that he was born September 1, 1874. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had brown eyes, black hair, and his left foot had been broken.

According to his death certificate, Robert Wickline Conley died March 18, 1937 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from sarcoma of the right groin. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Kentucky, his birth date as September 5, 1864 [sic], his marital status as widowed, his occupation as retired, his parents as Henry J. Conley (b. Kentucky) and Betsy L. Crace (b. Kentucky), the informant as A. C. Conley of Ashland, and the burial place as Catlettsburg, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Robert W. Conley died March 18, 1937 in Boyd County at the age of 63. He was living in Ashland at the time of his death.

According to her death certificate, Frankie Hanna Conley died January 19, 1927 in Eastern State Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky, from exhaustion from being manic depressive. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Johnson County, her birth date as 1877, her age as 50, her residence as Johnson County, her marital status as married, her husband as Wick Conley, her parents as John Hanna (b. Kentucky) and Julia Frazier (b. Kentucky), the informant as "State Hospital Records," and the burial place as Catlettsburg.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Frankie Conley died January 19, 1927 in Fayette County at the age of 50.

On page 46 of the 1900 census for District 41 (Magisterial District No. 4) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated June 22, 1900), R. W. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #324, he's a farmer, born in [the month is blank] 1874 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, married for 4 years, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Frankie (wife, born in April of 1881 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, she hasn't had any children, age 19), and Rosa Slusher (ward, born in [the month is blank] 1892 in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8).

On page 26 of the 1910 census for District 104 (Flat Fork) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated May 3, 1910), Robert W. Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #125, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 13 years, and he's 37 years old. Also listed are Franka (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and both are still living, age 26), Alka J. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4), and Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 2). They are living next to Wick's brother, Hausten.

On page 21 of the 1920 census for District 30 (Paintsville) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 23, 1920), Wick Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #70, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 46 years old. Also listed are Frankie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 39), Alkie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Henry (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Marie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Lexie [hard to read] (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 6), George M. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 6 months), and Margie (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11 months).

On page 2 of the 1930 census for District 73-24 (Washington Township) in Scioto County, Ohio (dated April 4, 1930), Ben Conley is listed as the head of the household for house #14, he's a building contractor and a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 19, and he's 35 years old. Also listed are Hulda (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 16, age 33), Fay (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 14), Wade (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Granville W. (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Gale (son, born in Kentucky, age 7), Opal (daughter, born in Ohio, age 5), Ray (son, born in Ohio, age 3), Robert (son, born in Ohio, age 1), Wick Conley (boarder, widowed, farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 63), and Melvin Conley (boarder, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 13).

    The children of WICK CONLEY and FRANKIE HANNAH are:

    1. ALKA J. CONLEY, b. 1906, Kentucky, m. LUTHER B. HOLBROOK.
    2. HENRY CONLEY, b. 1908, Kentucky, m. NELLIE M. (unknown last name).
    3. MARIE CONLEY, b. 1912, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) WARREN.
    4. LEXIE E. CONLEY, b. September 1, 1913, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. July 16, 2003, Wellston, Jackson County, Ohio, buried in Flatwoods, Greenup County, Kentucky, m. SYMAR THOMAS NUCKOLS. He was b. September 18, 1908, Kentucky, d. December 24, 1991, Indian River County, Florida, buried in Flatwoods, Greenup County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Lexie E. Conley was born September 1, 1913 in Johnson County to Frankie Hanah.
      Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Lexie E. Nuckols lived from September 1, 1913 to July 16, 2003, and was buried in Section B in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods, Greenup County, Kentucky, and that Symar T. Nuckols lived from September 18, 1908 to December 24, 1991, and was buried in the same section of the same cemetery.
      According to Social Security death record transcripts, Lexie E. Nuckols was born September 1, 1913, and died July 16, 2003. She received her Social Security card prior to 1951 in California.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Lexie E. Nuckols was born September 1, 1913, and died July 16, 2003 in a nursing home in Wellston, Jackson County, at the age of 89 She was widowed at the time of her death.
      According to her obituary, Lexie E. Nuckols (age 89), was a resident of Jackson, Ohio, for 25 years before moving to Wellston in 1996. She born September 1, 1913 in Salyersville, Kentucky, died July 16, 2003 in Huston Nursing Home in Hamden, and was buried in Bellefonte Memorial Garden in Russell, Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her husband, Symar Nuckols; 2 brothers, Henry Conley and Melvin Conley; and 2 sisters, Alka J. Holbrook and Marjorie B. Wheeler. She was survived by 1 sister, Marie Warren (of Lebanon, Ohio).
      According to Florida death record transcripts, Symar Thomas Nuckols was born September 18, 1908, and died December 24, 1991 in Indian River County at the age of 83.
      According to Ohio death record transcripts, Symar Thomas Nuckols was born September 18, 1908 in Kentucky, and died December 24, 1991 in an out-of-state hospital at the age of 83. He was married and living in Jackson County at the time of his death.
    5. GEORGE MELVIN "MELVIN" CONLEY, b. July 10, 1917, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: Melvin Conley is found living with his brother, Henry, in 1940.
      According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, George M. Conley was born July 10, 1917 in Johnson County to Franky Hanah.
    6. MARJORIE B. CONLEY, b. February 20, 1919, Staffordsville, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. September 20, 2002, Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, buried in Flatwoods, Greenup County, Kentucky, m. ORIN WHEELER.

    (This information comes from Enid Conley May and other sources)







CHARLEY JAMES CRACE, son of PRISCILLA J. CONLEY and JASON F. CRACE, was born March 31, 1892 in Wheelersburg, Magoffin County, Kentucky, died September 2, 1951 in Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rice Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky. He married JOSEPHINE P. BLAIR, daughter of NANCY CAROLINE CONLEY and JOHN HENRY BLAIR June 6, 1914 in Johnson County, Kentucky. She was born March 17, 1896 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died February 6, 1977 in Floyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rice Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 133 & 154 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to his death certificate, there was an unnamed stillborn male child born to Charlie Crace and Josie Blair in Johnson County on May 20, 1917. The informant was Charlie Crace of Oil Springs.

When Charlie James Crace's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, that he was married, and that he was born March 31, 1892 in Wheelersburg, Kentucky. He was found to be of medium height and build, and he had brown eyes and dark-colored hair.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and photos of their headstones shows that Charley James Crace lived from March 30, 1899 to September 2, 1951, and was buried in Rice Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky, and that Josie Crace lived from 1895 to 1977, was buried in the same cemetery.

According to his death certificate, Charley James Crace died September 2, 1951 in Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, from pulmonary tuberculosis. Also on this certificate, his birthplace is listed as Johnson County, his birth date is blank, his age as 63, his marital status as married, his occupation as laborer, his parents as Jason Crace and Priscilla Conley, the informant as Edward Crace, and the burial place as Grassy Cemetery in Barnetts Creek.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Charley J. Crace died September 2, 1951 in Floyd County at the age of 63. He was living in Floyd County at the time of his death.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Josie Crase was born March 17, 1896, and died in February of 1977. She received her Social Security card in 1964 in Kentucky, and her last place of residence was in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky death record transcripts, Josie P. Crace died February 6, 1977 in Floyd County at the age of 79.

On page 8 of the 1920 census for District 39 (Oil Springs) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated January 10, 12, & 13, 1920), Charley Crace is listed as the head of the household for house #70, he's a farm laborer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 26 years old. Also listed are Josie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 22), and John L. (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 year 2 months. They are living next to Charley's parents.

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), Charles Crace is listed as the head of the household for house #27, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 39 years old. Also listed are Josie (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 17, age 35), John W. L. (son, born in Kentucky, age 11), Edward (son, born in Kentucky, age 9), Roxie L. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Ben A. (son, born in Kentucky, age 2). They are living just a couple of houses away from Charley's parents.

    The children of CHARLIE CRACE and JOSIE BLAIR are:

    1. JOHN W. LANGLEY CRACE, b. September 29, 1918, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Langley Crace was born September 29, 1918 in Johnson County to Josie Blair.
    2. EDWARD CRACE, b. 1921, Kentucky.
    3. ROXIE L. CRACE, b. 1924, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Roxie L. Crace was born in Johnson County to Josa Blair.
    4. BEN A. CRACE, b. October 2, 1927, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. July 3, 1999, Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Kentucky, buried in Dwale, Floyd County, Kentucky, m. SARAH ELIZABETH ROSE.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Bennard Crase was born October 2, 1927 in Johnson County to Josie Blair.
      According to his obituary, Ben Crace , son of the late Charlie and Josie Blair Crace, was born October 18, 1927 in Johnson County, died July 3, 1999 in Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, and was buried in Elliott Cemetery in Dwale. He was survived by his wife, Sarah Elizabeth Rose Crace; 5 sons, Dallas Crace, William Crace, Joe Crace, Ricky Crace, and Charlie Crace; 4 daughters, Martha P. Falstead, Violet "Bonnie" Blevins, Polly Nolan, and Rosemary Stephens; and 3 brothers, Paul Crace, Red "Bill" Crace, and Jason Crace. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    5. WILLIE CRACE, b. Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Willie Crace was born in Johnson County to Josie Blair.
    6. EUGENE PAUL CRACE, b. September 10, 1935, Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. November 27, 2007, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, buried in Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana, m. EULA JANE MARTIN.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Eugene P. Crace was born in Johnson County to Josie Blair.
      According to his obituary, Eugene Paul Crace (age 72), son of Charlie James and Josephine Pearl Blair Crace, was a U.S. Army veteran, having served from 1953 to 1955, and a resident of Wabash, Indana. He was born September 10, 1935 in Barnetts Creek, Kentucky, married Eula Jane Martin of October 10, 1957, died November 27, 2007 in Fort Wayne, and was buried in Falls Cemetery in Wabash. He was preceded in death by his wife on July 20, 1993; 1 daughter, Tammy Hill Blackburn; 3 brothers; and 1 sister. He was survived by 3 sons, Kenneth R. Crace (of Wabash), Darvin L. Crace (Wabash), and Jason A. (Diane) Crace (Wabash); 3 daughters, Mrs. Douglas (Teresa) Smith (Wabash), Cathy Crace (Wabash), and Mrs. Dave (Pamela) McKnight (Claypool); 2 brothers, Bill Crace (Prestonsburg, Kentucky) and Jason (Faye) Crace (Prestonsburg); 8 grandchildren; and 5 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    7. JAMES CRACE, b. Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, James Crace was born in Johnson County to Josie Blair.
    8. JASON CRACE, m. FAYE (unknown last name).







LULA B. CRACE, daughter of PRISCILLA J. CONLEY and JASON F. CRACE, was born September 13, 1898 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died April 28, 1928 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, and is buried in Rice Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky. She married OSCAR SALYER about 1916. He was born July 10, 1891 in Oil Springs, Johnson County, Kentucky. Oscar married (2) JUNE (unknown last name) about 1930.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on pages 133 & 154 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

When Oscar Salyer's World War I draft registration card was filled out on June 5, 1917 in Johnson County, Kentucky, he stated that he was a self-employed farmer in Oil Springs, Kentucky, that he was married, and that he was born July 10, 1891 in Oil Springs. He was found to be short, of medium build, and he had black hair and black eyes.

According to her death certificate, Lula Crace Salyer died April 22, 1928 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, from tubercular peritonitis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Kentucky, her birth date as September 13, 1898, her marital status as married, her husband as Oscar Salyer, her parents as Jason Crace (b. Kentucky) and Priscilla Conley (b. Kentucky), the informant as Oscar Salyer of Ashland, Kentucky, and the burial place as Rice Cemetery in Johnson County.

Information found on the Johnson County Historical Society's website and a photo of her headstone shows that Lula Salyer lived from 1898 to 1928, and was buried in Rice Cemetery in Barnetts Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky.

On pages 9 & 10 of the 1920 census for District 71 (State Road) in Magoffin County, Kentucky (dated January 13, 14, & 15, 1920), Oscar Salyer is listed as the head of the household for house #76, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 28 years old. Also listed are Lula (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 21), and Edith (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 1).

On page 5 of the 1930 census for District 58-8 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 4, 1930), Oscar Salyer is listed as the head of the household for house #30, he's a sheriff, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 24, and he's 38 years old. Also listed are June (wife, born in Kentucky, father born in Virginia, mother born in Kentucky, first married at 25, age 25), Edith (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 11), Beatris (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8), Florence M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Roberta L. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 3).

On page 3 of the 1930 census for District 58-7 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), the children of Oscar Salyer and Lula Crace are also found living with their grandparents. Jason Crace is listed as the head of the household for house #25, he's a merchant in a general store, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 23 [hard to read], and he's 66 years old. Also listed are Priscilla (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 13, age 56), Edith Salyer (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 11), Beatrice Salyer (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 8), Florence M. Salyer (granddaughter, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 5), and Roberta L. Salyer (granddaughter, born in Ohio, parents born in Kentucky, age 3).

    The children of LULA CRACE and OSCAR SALYER are:

    1. EFFIE SALYER, b. June 20, 1916, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. January 31, 1917, Johnson County, Kentucky, buried in Crace Cemetery, Johnson County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Effie Salyer was born June 20, 1916 in Johnson County to Lula Crase.
      According to her death certificate, Effie Salyer died January 31, 1917 in Oil Springs from acute gastritis. Also on this certificate, her birthplace is listed as Johnson County, her birth date as June 20, 1916, her parents as Oscar Salyer (b. Johnson County) and Lula Crace (b. Johnson County), and the burial place as Crace Cemetery.
    2. EDITH SALYER, b. January 9, 1919, Johnson County, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) MCCONKEY.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Edith Salyer was born January 9, 1919 in Johnson County to Lula Crose.
    3. BEATRICE "BEA" SALYER, b. 1922, Kentucky, d. June 22, 2011, San Antonio, Texas, m. HAROLD SHANER.
      Notes: According to her obituary, Beatrice "Bea" Salyer Shaner (age 89), daughter of the late Oscar and Lula Crace Salyer, died June 22, 2011 in San Antonio, Texas. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Shaner; 2 brothers, Oscar "Buddy" Salyer and Alton Perry Salyer; and 3 sisters, Effie Salyer, Edith McConkey, and Florence Salyer. She was survived by 1 daughter, Nancy C. (Barry) Ream; 2 sisters, Roberta Paul and Dianna (Paul) Penwell; and 1 sister-in-law, Barbara Salyer.
    4. FLORENCE M. SALYER, b. 1924, Boyd County, Kentucky.
      Notes: According to Kentucky birth record transcripts, Florence M. Salyer was born in Boyd County to Lula Crace.
    5. ROBERTA L. SALYER, b. 1927, Kentucky, m. (unknown first name) PAUL.







RUTH ELLEN LEMASTER, daughter of FLOTELLA F. WHEELER and LEO FRANK LEMASTER, was born April 9, 1908 in Coles County, Illinois, died May 2, 1993 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, and is buried in Beaver Union Cemetery in Beaver, Pike County, Ohio. She married FOREST LEMASTER, son of LONNIE ROSCOE LEMASTER and ZORA FITCH, July 27, 1927. He was born August 16, 1909 in Lawrence County, Kentucky, died February 27, 1984 in Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, and is buried in Beaver Union Cemetery in Beaver, Pike County, Ohio.

Notes: Information on this family can be found on page 133 of "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky," published and sold by The Magoffin County Historical Society.

According to her death certificate, there was a baby girl who was stillborn on July 13, 1928 in Little Gap, Johnson County, Kentucky. Also on this certificate, her parents are listed as Forest Lemaster (b. Lawrence County) and Ruth Lemaster (b. Cole County), the informant as Minnie Stambaugh of Stambaugh, Kentucky, and the burial place as P. Lemaster Graveyard.

Information found on findagrave.com and a photo of their headstone shows that Ruthie Lemaster lived from 1908 to 1993, and was buried in Beaver Union Cemetery in Beaver, Pike County, Ohio, and that Forest Lemaster lived from 1909 to 1984, and was buried in the same cemetery.

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Ruthie E. Lemaster was born April 8, 1908, and died May 1, 1993. She received her Social Security card in 1966-67 in Ohio, and her last place of residence was in Beaver, Pike County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Ruthie Ellen Lemaster was born April 8, 1908 in Illinois, and died May 2, 1993 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, at the age of 85. Her father's surname is listed as Lemaster and she was widowed at the time of her death.

According to his obituary, Forest Lemaster (age 74), son of the late Lonnie and Zora Fitch Lemaster, was a resident of Jackson, Ohio, at the time of his death. He was born August 16, 1909, died February 27, 1984 in Holzer Hospital in Gallipolis, Ohio, and was buried in Beaver Union Cemetery. He was married to Ruth Lemaster of Chandlerville on July 27, 1927. The lived in Johnson County until 1935. He was survived by his wife; 3 sons, Earl Lemaster (of Jackson, Ohio), Lonnie Lemaster (Beaver, Ohio), and Jessie Lemaster (Portsmouth, Ohio); 3 daughters, Mrs. Jock (Dorothy) Brunner (Beaver), Mrs. Ed (Mary) Hamilton (Beaver), and Mrs. Mitchell (Loretta) Conley (Frazeysburg, Ohio); 2 brothers, Hobert Lemaster (Ashland) and Marshall Lemaster (Ashland); 4 sisters, Mrs. Luda Preston (Paintsville), Mrs. Gladys Bays (Springfield, Ohio), Mrs. Aubry Bevins (Louisa), and Mrs. Earlene Clay (Grayson); 22 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)

According to Social Security death record transcripts, Forest Lemaster was born August 16, 1909, and died in February of 1984. He received his Social Security card in 1955-56 in Ohio, and his last place of residence was in Jackson, Jackson County, Ohio.

According to Ohio death record transcripts, Forest Lemaster was born about 1910 in Kentucky, and died February 27, 1984 in Holzer Medical Center in Gallia County at the age of 74. He was married at the time of her death.

On page 1 of the 1910 census for District 97 (Magisterial District No. 3) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated April 15, 1910), Lon Lemaster is listed as the head of the household for house #11, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, married for 3 years, and he's 22 years old. Also listed are Zora (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, 1st marriage, she's given birth to 2 children and 1 is still living, age 19), and Forest (son, born in Kentucky, age 7 months).

On page 16 of the 1920 census for District 131 (Georgis Creek) in Lawrence County, Kentucky (dated January 27 & 28, 1920), L. R. Lemaster is listed as the head of the household for house #154, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, and he's 32 years old. Also listed are Zora (wife, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, age 29), Forest (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Luda M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 8 years 10 months), Jacob (son, born in Kentucky, age 6 years 6 months), Opal G. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 4 years 2 months), Thealka (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 2 years 4 months), and Ernest J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 11 months).

On page 2 of the 1930 census for District 58-11 (Magisterial District No. 5) in Johnson County, Kentucky (dated April 3, 1930), Forest Lemaster is listed as the head of the household for family #13 (the houses aren't numbered), he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, first married at age 17, and he's 20 years old. Also listed are Ruth E. (wife, born in Illinois, parents born in Kentucky, first married at 19, age 21), and Earl (son, born in Kentucky, age 1 month. They are living next to Forest's fathter and close to Ruth's parents.

On page 1 of the 1940 census for District 66-2 (Beaver Township) in Pike County, Ohio (dated April 5, 1940), Forest Lemaster is listed as the head of the household for house #9, he's a farmer, born in Kentucky, he was living in rural Pike County in 1935, he has a 7th grade education, and he's 30 years old. Also listed are Ruth E. (wife, born in Illinois, 8th grade education, age 31), Earl (son, born in Kentucky, age 10), Mary F. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 9), Charles J. (son, born in Kentucky, age 8), Dorothy M. (daughter, born in Kentucky, age 5), and Loretta (daughter, born in Ohio, age 1).

    The child of RUTH LEMASTER and FOREST LEMASTER is:

    1. EARL LEMASTER, b. 1929, Kentucky, m. RUTH ANN HIXON.
    2. MARY F. LEMASTER, b. 1931, Kentucky, m. ED HAMILTON.
    3. CHARLES JESSE LEMASTER, b. March 1, 1932, Chandlerville, Johnson County, Kentucky, d. December 23, 2006, Marion, Marion County, Ohio, m. BETTY JO CAUDILL.
      Notes: According to his obituary, Charles Jesse Lemaster (age 74), son of the late Forest and Ruth Lemaster, was a Korean War Navy veteran and a resident of Marion, Ohio, at the time of his death. He was born March 1, 1932 in Chandlerville, Kentucky, died December 23, 2006 at home, and was buried in Sunset Memorial Gardens with military honors. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jo Caudill Lemaster. He was survived by 1 son, Jeffrey A. Lemaster; 2 daughters, Jennifer Dutton and Julie Blankenship; 2 brothers, Earl and Lonnie Lemaster; 3 sisters, Mary Hamilton, Dorothy Brunner, and Loretta Conley; and 7 grandchildren. (Taken from the obituary page of the The Johnson County Historical & Genealogical Society's website.)
    4. DOROTHY M. LEMASTER, b. 1935, Ohio, m. JOCK BRUNNER.
    5. LORETTA LEMASTER, b. 1939, Ohio, m. ELLIS MITCHELL CONLEY.
    6. LONNIE LEMASTER.







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