My surnames are GANN-EVANS -CLICK- SPOON-MITCHELL-COWAN
I need help
finding them they were in Union Co from 1850 -1910 please see if you can help.....
PHELPS - I am looking for information on Phelpses
in Kentucky. First, Willis PHELPS b.
March 1883; Ada PHELPS b. July 1884; William Amos PHELPS b. May 1888 m. Anna
Melisa "Lula" NEWMAN 1909; Marion Henry Phelps b. May 1893 m. Bessie BOLTON;
Robert PHELPS b. January 1895; Della PHELPS b. March 1897; Lelia PHELPS b.
September 1899, all above PHELPS born in Union Co., KY; Parents were William Amos
PHELPS b. ca. 1858 KY m. Martha (Mattie) ODOM b. May 1862 TN. Above William's
father possibly Andrew J PHELPS b. OH. Looking for marriage/death/tax records for any
and all of the above Phelpses. Thanks in advance.
DAVENPORT Looking for maiden name of Alexander
DAVENPORT's wife Eleanor.
Alexander DAVENPORT dob 1796 in VA., Mar bef 1820, DOD bef 4/1862 Property
records in Union CO., KY indicate his wife's name was Eleanor. Alexander and Eleanor
were the parents of my GGgrandfather James Reburn DAVENPORT James Reburn
DAVENPORT dob 1836 in Union CO., KY, Mar 19 Sept 1872 in Union CO, to Louisa
Matilda WATHEN. James REBURN's dod 21 Oct 1897 in Henderson CO., KY. Because
James Reburn DAVENPORT's middle name is REBURN is it possible that Eleeanor was a
REBUR? I have much info on DAVENPORT's back to 1086 in Cheshire England and am
willing to share.
I am looking for Judge Joseph Johnson HANCOCK,
who was born in Morganfield, KY.,
July 22, 1886, and died in Orlando, Florida, February, 1980. His parents were William
Edward HANCOCK and Emma O'DANIELS.
HOPGOOD - Seeking information on parents of
James W. HOPGOOD b. circa 1855 in
Union County, KY and died 7-14-1893. He was married to Harriet (Allie) LATTA. Their
daughter, Effie Kate HOPGOOD, was born 12-1-1881 in Union County. James Hopgood's
parents may have been H. T. HOPGOOD and Catherine URTON. (Daniel and Martha
HOPGOOD may have been the parents of H. T.) I will appreciate any information you can
pass along to me. Thanks!!!
Andrew Jackson CUSIC was my grt grdf,b.6/2/1848
in Union CO. Probally in Paducah. I
have no other info on him. His son, Hurchel Ednor CUSIC was my grdf b.1/3/1885
Seeking date & site for marriage of Thomas
S. LAMBERT b.1845, Henderson Co, s/o John
B. LAMBERT & Susan Jane HOLLINGSWORTH to Susan Margaret RAY, b.1839
Marion Co., d/o (?) Absalom RAY, Jr. & Harriett Elizabeth CAMBRON. Their first child,
Mary A. b. 12-2-1865, chr Sacred Heart Ch., Union Co. 1-20-1866. Both died in
Uniontown, Susan about 1885, Thomas about 1888. Need exact dates and grave site. Did
Thomas re-marry after Susan's death?
My grandmother, Sarah Adeline TAYLOR, daughter
of Minerva Jane VANHOOK
was born in Union County (possibly in Waverly). Her father David Dillon TAYLOR
was the son of Wilson TAYLOR (mentioned in the censuses 1849-50-60). Yet I have found
no marriage record for David Dillon Taylor and Minerva Jane VANHOOK
Researching G.Grandfather, Thomas Jefferson
WILLIAMS, b. Feb 14, 1840, Hopkins Co.,
KY. Enlisted Union Army, Apr 1, 1863, A Co., 65th Indiana Volunters at Caseyville, Union
CO., KY. Trying to determine who his parents were? Also enlisting same date was Daniel H.
WILLIAMS, believed to be his brother, and a relative, MATTHEW HARRIS, all 3
enumerated on the Hopkins CO. 1850 Census. Trying to determine where these 3 men were
for the 1860 Census? Also trying to determine where or if returning Civil War soldiers
registered with their county as veterans? Does a record exist? Other soldiers mentioned in
pension file as serving in the same unit or having knowledge of his service were: Julius
MCDANIEL, Mt. Vernon, Joseph H. MITCHELL, Clayville,KY, John H.C. MITCHELL,
Madisonville,KY, JAMES B. Cullen, Dixon, KY., WILLIAM Jeffers, Madisonville, KY and
Milton B. WITHERSPOON, Vanderburg, KY. I will share all info I have. Also need to
know if the two WILLIAMS men or HARRIS were enumerated in WEBSTER Co. on 1860
Wilson F. TAYLOR (listed on Henderson County
Census/Union County Census for
1840-50-60-70) born in Ky in 1809, wife named Mary PICKENS. Need info on
PICKENS from VA. Also had Catherine HAMMETT (HAMET) living with them. Need
info on HAMMETT (born in VA). Cannot find record of Wilson F TAYLOR, Catherine
HAMMETT, or Mary PICKENS dying. David Dillon TAYLOR, son of Wilson F.
TAYLOR married Minerva Jane VANHOOK no record found on marriage.
Had daughter Sara Adeline TAYLOR, nor record of birth of Sara Adeline TAYLOR. Thank
I am searching for my gg-grandparents: Thomas
Peter Jefferson SWEETS b. 1829 in
Kentucky d. Jun 1, 1904 in Union County, KY.
He is buried at Uniontown Cemetery, Union County, KY Father: unknown Mother: unknown
m. Harriet Ellen BUCKMAN b. 26 Feb 1850 in
Union County, KY d. 24 Jul 1929 in Union
County, KY. She is buried at St. Agnes Catholic Cemetery, Union County, KY Father: John
Baptist Buckman (1804-1884) Mother: Julia Ann Buckman (1820-1885) Supposedly cousin
Children of Thomas and Harriet:
1) Mary Lelia Sweets
2) Edward C. Sweets (my great-grandfather) b. 2 Dec 1879
d. 28 Sept 1945 in Jackson, MI 3) Susan Emma Sweets
4) Lucy B. Sweets
5) Maynard Paul Sweets
The above information was taken from a copy of a letter addressed to a Germaine and Sister
Lucy Coressel (of Defiance, OH), dated August 20, 1983 from R. A. Gray, of Owensboro,
KY. (My great aunt had this letter and said that Germaine and Lucy were her cousins) The
letter refers to the obituary of Edward Carl Sweets. It mentions survivors as two sisters of
Defiance, and a half brother and sister in Louisville, KY.
Reserching early WALKER and RIDEOUT family.
Joseph F. WALKER Married Mary
COATS. They where the parents of Gilbert S WALKER who married Sudie A .
RIDEOUT. daughter of Ellis F. RIDEOUT and Amnda COOK. Joseph born about 1836
Gilbert Born Oct. 25 1866 in Henderson county. i would apreciate any information. The
Gilbert WALKER family was listed in the Webster county 1910 census. Ellis RIDEOUT was
listed in the Union county 1900 Census. Any information apreciated. KCILDER@AOL.com
TURNER, James Albert born in Va, 1816, married
Elizabeth MINNIS from NC, came to
Union County in 1858. His son James Nilson TURNER was born 21 Aug 1859 in Union
Co; and married a Molly QUINN or DAVIDSON; whose daughter Lillian married a Grover
Nathan Conley-they were living in Corydon,according to a Henderson Gazette obituary
when Grover died 7 Oct 1954. JAMES NILSON and Molly's other daughter Julia married
Ben ROYSTER, according to Ben's Henderson Gazette obituary, when Ben died in the
Cairo section of Union County 20 Nov 1957. Their daughter, whose name is unknown,
married a T.C. EBLEN, had four children, and were all living in Corydon at the time of Ben's
death in 1957. The James Albert TURNER family were recorded in the 1860 Union County
census, with 4 children, one of whom was James Nilson. Any information on any of these
people would be very much appreciated.