I am a Casey descendant and researching Christopher Casey, Col William Casey and any descendants of Abner Casey ,sons Randolph,Levi,Jesse,my ggggggrandfather Christopher Casey who came to Lincoln Co Ky before 1800. Also researching Peter Casey any help would be appreciated. I do have much information on the descendants of Abner Casey of Tyrone Co Ireland who is the father of the above men.
Thomas CALDWELL b 1785(3) MD(3) or VA(7) d 11 Sep 1856(7) will probated
Oct 1856 Jefferson Co KY m 11 Feb 1808 Bourbon Co KY Hettie Gaines COLLINS
to James COLLINS. His 2m 5 Feb 1837(4) Jefferson Co KY Rhatnis WOODS b
1807(3) KY(3) to Elias WOODS
1 James Collins(2) CULWELL b 1 Jul 1809 KY d 12 Feb 1899 Pike Co MO m 12
Feb 1833 Jefferson Co KY Peachie Ann WILHOIT 2m 19 Jan 1882 (div) Mrs.
Carrie A. LAZEAR
2 Lydia CULWELL b 8 Sep 1816(2) Jefferson Co KY(2) m 3 Sep 1837 John JAMES
3 Edward C. CULWELL b 14 Nov 1818 Jefferson Co KY d 5 Feb 1888 Pike Co MO
1m 13 Jan 1842 Nancy G. WILLIS 2m her cousin Harriet E. WOODSON
4 Sarah CULWELL b 1822 Jefferson Co KY m 3 Mar 1837 Jefferson Co KY John
5 dau m Jno JONES of IN
6 Vinard B. CALDWELL b 1823(5) KY(5) d 14 Jun 1910 Union Co KY m 1858
7 Allen CALDWELL b 1826(3) KY(3) m 11 Jul 1855(6) Shelby Co KY Lucinda
8 William D. CALDWELL b 1827(3) KY(3) d 22 Sep 1916 Union Co KY m 1853
Frances I. WHITECOTTON
9 Richard CALDWELL b 1830(3) KY(3)
A Nancy CALDWELL b 1840(3) KY(3) m 4 Nov 1856(4) William H. BRUMLEY(4)
B Jane CALDWELL b 1846(3) KY(3)
SOURCE: 1-Thomas CALDWELL will, 2-Joy DAVIS, 3-1850 census Jefferson Co
KY, 4-Jefferson Co KY marriages, 5-1870 Union Co KY, 6-IGI, 7- Jefferson Co
KY deaths 1856
County Coordinator's note: I have tried on 3 different
occasions to emial Mr. KING and everytime I get a letter from the Postmaster
saying he is "NOT ALLOWED" to recieve email.
So, if you know why, PLEASE let me know.
I am seeking information on the John Thomas
COOKSEY family. He was born abt 1828 in
Montgomery Co. Tn. and died in Union Co. Ky. on Nov. 29, 1881. He was married first to
Sarah Campbell on 31 Oct. 1858 in Mont. Co. Tn. They had the following named children:
Sylvester E. b. 3 Aug. 1860 Trigg Co. Ky., Gustavus Wilbur "Bud" b. 1861 Trigg Co. Ky.,
Emely Elwanda b. 1862, Lela Captala b. 1864, and Sarah Jane b. 19 Oct. 1866 d. 20 Oct
1935 Christian Co. Ky. John Thomas Cooksey married second to Susan Delight
WOODSON on 22 Jan. 1870 Mont. Co. Tn., she was the daughter of Jacob Canifax and
Susan WOODARD WOODSON. She was born 17 Dec. 1851 Mont. Co. Tn. and died in
Christian Co. Ky. date unk. She md. second to an unk. SIMPSON ON 22 Sept. 1898.
John Thomas and Susan Delight WOODSON COOKSEY had the following children: Ina
Lee, b. 31 Oct. 1870 md. David Bowles, George Ilie b. 14 Sept. 1872 md. Laura West,
John Thomss Jr. b. 24 Apr. 1874 d. 1970 Montana, Clementine b. 20 Mar. 1876 md.
James H. West on 15 Apr. 1892 she died 15 Apr. 1959 Muhlenburg Ky., Marvin Lorenzo
b. 12 Oct. 1879 md. Nellie Weldon on 15 Jan. 1902, Richard Ivan b. 5 Jun 1882 md.
Florence E. Dulin on 9 Oct. 1906 d. 12 Sept. 1970 Christian Co. Ky. If anyone is working
on any of the above families plesse get in contact with me. I also would like to know the
name of the cemetery where John Thomas COOKSEY is buried and in what town if
someone can help me. This is all the information I have on this family but I do have more
information on other siblings of John Thomas COOKSEY and a little more on the
WOODSON line. Thanks for any help anyone can give me. Edna Sloan Cooksey
Seeking information for Henry Bruce FLOYD,
b. 1719, in Prince William county, VA, d. 21
Jan., 1816, in Union county, KY. Henry's wife was Nancy Ann HELM, dau. of Thomas and
Margaret (LYNAUGH) HELM. After serving in the Rev. War out of VA, Henry moved to
Nelson co., KY, and then eventually to Union county. They had 5 children: Henry Helm
FLOYD, b.1761, VA, d. 1850, Union county. Married Frances CROSBY; John Helm
FLOYD, b. 1765, VA, d. 1852, Union county. Married Elizabeth JEFFERS and Henrietta
HARGRAVE; Nathaniel Helm FLOYD, d. 1824, Union county. Married Lucy
WORTHAM (Henry was her guardian); Frances FLOYD, married John ALVEY; and Polly
FLOYD, married Jacob BREHMER and Cafferty REED.
My grandfather, Henry Clay ADAMS married Laura
Isabel MOBLEY on May 28, 1868.
She was the daughter of Thorton Mobley and Lavinia Higgins MOBLEY. The Mobley's had
the following children: John Henry, ELIZA married Edward DEVAULT) ommy ( married
Mollie WALL) George; Thornley; Oscar (married Cynthia BROWN) Laura Isabel (Married
Henry Clay ADAMS) and Sara VANSANT. Henry CLAY was from Boston. He was a
blacksmith and he and Laura lived in Spring Grove or Morganfield. Laura went to school at
St. Vincents's Academy. They had 12 children all born in that county: Mary Lavinia, Lola
Edna (BONNER) John Shirley, William Clay, Vansant Pendleton, Bennett Blue, Harry Bell,
Edward Corelzamen, Hallie Bernice (Flowler); Eugene Ames (Alice Boone); Ruby John and
What happened to the circuit court final naturalization
records for Union Co. for the year
1864? The National Archives say they are in Ky. The Ky State Archives say they are not in
Franfort or Lexington and Morganfield claims they were sent to the archives. Seeking info on
naturalization for my gr grandfather, Frederick W.VOSS in Union Co. (lived Caseyville) on
April 29, 1864. He moved to Ky in 1858 with wife and daughter after filing declaration of
intent in Cincinnati Feb, 1858.