Listed below are people who posted queries in May, 1997. If you can provide them with information just click on the highlighted name to send email to that person. If you should find an invalid email address please let me know and I will remove the query.


Doris Ferguson Chaffin Thu May 1 06:39:41 1997
KING - Searching for Ellen King married Aaron Pinson, parents were Franklin King and Elender Williamson, whose father was Samuel King. Who did Samuel marry and the parents of Samuel.


Gerald V. Mullins Thu May 1 13:29:59 1997
WRIGHT - Looking for information on a Healtha Wright b1887 married Ben Mullins b1883 and Ben's parents Charity Wright b1846 married Booker Mullins b? and Booker's parents Sherd (Sherwood) Mullins b? married Lucy White b? Researching Mullins, Wright, and Gibson.


Russell L. Lawrence Sat May 3 11:24:49 1997
LUCAS - Seeking information on Frances Lucas, who married Jesse Taylor Jan.2, 1823 in Pike County,Ky. (name on marriage bond "Frankey Lukes"). I have virtually nothing on Frances, so all information would be very welcome. I would especially like to know the names of her parents and ancestors.


Johnny Mullins Sat May 3 12:08:29 1997
MULLINS - I am seeking information on my Great Great Grandfather Isham Mullins who's wife was named Candacy (Dacy). They were suppose to have been married in Pike County Ky on 30 Oct 1838 (Can someone vertify this). Her father is suppose to be Benjamin Osborn(e) and his is suppose to be Ambrose (un-vertified). They are listed in the 1850 Tazewell County census along with their children Jackson, Martha, Mary, and Esaw. Who was Isham's father and where was he born? Was it Ambrose? I am also seeking information on his son (My Great Grand Father) Esau who's wife was name Nancy Cooper. Nancy Cooper's parents were David and Polly Cooper. They had five sons named Jackson (Jack My Grandfather born 1892), Elihu, Ruel, Ely, and Levi. They also had girls named Martha A.(Mattie), Mary, Eda, and Manda. Martha was married to a man who's surname was Bowman. The Mullins family lived in a place called Spruce Pine which is located near Grundy Va, Buchanan County. They also lived in McDowell county WVa and its also possible Pike County Ky. I think most of the boys were farmers and lumbermen and make have worked for WM Ritter Lumber Company. I am also seeking information on Isaiah and Sally Muncy who were the parents of my Grand Mother (Celie Muncy/Mullins). Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. Johnny Mullins


Gloria (Rose) Gialdella Sat May 3 14:59:00 1997
WARD - Searching for John Walter WARD ,aka Walter, md: Liza RATLIFF of Pike County daughter of Lewis RATLIFF and Kentucky BARTLEY. Son of Henry Kie aka Kie WARD and Risie CASTLE. Walter was born in Lawrence Co, KY 6/7/1891 d: 1/3/1958 in Pike Co. at Belcher KY. He was buried at the WILSON Cemetery at Draffin, KY.


Gloria (Rose) Gialdella Sat May 3 14:59:00 1997
ROSE- Searching for James H. ROSE b: Oct 1881 d:1/1952 md Parlee (Parilee) CHILDERS of Pike County. Children: Albert, Hattie, John William aka Bill, Lyda, Lee, Frelon (Freelan), Jeff,Martha, James Harrison aka Jimmy, Walker, and Mary. Any information on the where abouts on any of the above mentioned people please email.


Peggy L. (Peg) Wood Sun May 4 15:19:44 1997
BURRIS - I am looking for information about my mother's Pike Co family, starting with her maternal grandparents (with whom she grew up). Their names were George W. Burris and Hannah (Smith) Burris. My grandmother was Mintie Burris (married John B. Lowe, also a local family). Mother is 94 years young, and still able to live alone and do a little gardening. She lives just minutes from me and we are trying to put together some family information for her descendents, about 120 of us. I don't know how much I'm supposed to ask this first time so hope you can give me some good advice.


Tim Ingram Mon May 5 10:14:03 1997
McKINNEY - I am searching for information on my great aunt Jane Mckinney (maiden name Ingram ) who was born in Mitchell Co. NC and came to Elkhorn around the turn of the century to run a boarding home or Hotel. Thank-you


Linda Scanlon-Hayton Wed May 7 08:52:49 1997
HAYTON - Looking for HAYTON surname, Pikesville, Pike Co. Ky c. 1835. Looking for any and all HAYTON'S. ie: Jacob Hayton b. c. 1824, Washington Co. Va m. Rebecca Weddington. 6 children: Joseph, Johusa,Moses, John, Jacob, Thomas* b. June 23, 1832, Pikesville, Pike Co. Ky m. Sara Elizabeth Sanders. Will share all information I have with you. Thank you, Linda Scanlon-Hayton. Surnames of spouse to Hayton Children, Fife, Allen, Fuller. Others also.


Jackie Little Wed May 7 08:55:23 1997
LITTLE - Who are the parents of Hannah LITTLE (m. Mathew Caudill May 16, 1899); Ida LITTLE (m. Gilbert Burke); Paul LITTLE (m. Thelma Edwards); and Tilton LITTLE (b. abt 1918, d. Mar. 1977). They may have lived in Pike or Floyd County, KY at one time in their lives.


Les Estep Wed May 7 18:42:49 1997
ADKINS/ATKINS - I am looking for anyone who is interested in the ADKINS/ATKINS line in Morgan County. In particular HOWARD, JOSEPH AND JOEL ADKINS who apparently migrated to Morgan County from Pike county about 1830 or so. I am trying to link a LUCINDA ADKINS who married WILLIAM MCCOY there in 1835.


Paula Coleman-Horne Thu May 8 02:17:26 1997
COLEMAN- I am looking for information on William Coleman who married Elizabeth Holt Dec. 22, 1785. I am trying to find who their children were. I think they lived in Pike Co.


PAUL LEADINGHAM Sat May 10 12:36:17 1997
LEADENHAM/LEADINGHAM - RESEARCHING THE LEADENHAM/LEADINGHAM FAMILY OF EASTERN KENTUCKY. OUR ORIGINAL WILLIAM LEADENHAM CAME TO SOUTH CAROLINA IN 1764, AND SETTLED IN RICHLAND DISTRICT IN S.C. HIS GRAND SON PETER LEADENHAM MARRIED SARAH HAMILTON ABOUT 1812 AND MOVED TO PIKE COUNTY, KENTUCKY AND LATER ON MOVED NORTH TO LEADINGHAM BRANCH, CARTER COUNTY, KENTUCKY AND RAISED THEIR NINE CHILDREN. I HAVE OVER 5,000 OF OUR LEADINGHAM AND ALLIED FAMILIES COMPUTERIZED. I WILL SHARE INFORMATION WITH A NY ONE RESEARCHING OUR LEADENHAM/LEADINGHAM FAMILY, TO INCLUDE ALLIED FAMILIES OF EASTERN KENTUCKY. I AM PAUL LEADINGHAM OF 201 EAST 8TH ST. FREDERICK, MD. 21701.


Harlan Sloan Sat May 10 19:06:56 1997
SLONE - Searching for Shadrac Slone who married Winnie. Need info on this person or any Slone in Pike Co. that is related to this person...


Janivee Hickman Mon May 12 17:39:13 1997
THOMPSON - I am trying to find any information on my gg-grandparents Samuel P. THOMPSON b. abt 1824 and Sarah J. (WELCH) THOMPSON b. abt 1831, both were born in Ashe Co., NC. Their children were: Henry, John, James, Nancy, Mary and Samuel. They moved from Ashe Co., NC to Russell Co., Va and then to Pike Co., Ky. Samuel Patrick died abt 1872 in Pike Co., Ky. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!


Janivee Hickman Mon May 12 17:59:15 1997
FOLLOWAY - Trying to find info on my gg-grandmother Esther (HATFIELD) FOLLOWAY b. abt 1852 in Ky married Samuel FOLLOWAY 12 May 1870 in Pike Co., Ky at her father's house Valentine HATFIELD. Esther and Samuel had 10 children: Mary, Nancy, Sarah, Lear, Wayne, William, Samuel Jr., Lilburn, John and Basil(my g-grandfather). Samuel was b. abt 1850 in Ky and d. 7 November 1912 in Wayne Co., WV. They lived in Wayne Co., WV. From land deeds Esther was alive in 1913. Would like to know when and where she died, if she may have moved back to Pike co., Ky before her death. Have not been able to find any death record on her in Wayne Co., WV. I do know that they are both buried in their homeplace cemetery in Wayne Co., WV located on Creig Rd. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.


Fredrick W. Boling Fri May 9 10:51:13 1997
PAULLY - I am searching for any information regarding my g grandmother, Lucinda Paulley. She was born ca 1831-36 in Kentucky and moved to Edgar County,Illinois where she married my g grandfather, Redding Boling, in 1848. The most likely counties of her birth are Pike or Floyd, but I have nothing definite. Fredrick W. Boling, 35 La Canada Way, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909.


Nicole Crawford Mon May 12 20:50:13 1997
SCALF - I am looking for information on the Williamson's, Scalf's, Ray's and other names linking with these from Pike County. Jonah(?) Williamson (mid-1800's?)was a baptist minister, had a son Jonah(?), who married Vicie Ray. Vicie's father was Perry Ray, who may have changed his name from Raymond Perry upon leaving S. Carolina. Henry Scalf married unknown Smith, had a daughter, Maude b.1899 d.1977, who married Troy Williamson b.1905 d.1981, son/grandson of Jonah Williamson. I believe Troy & Maude were married in Pike County, later moving to Williamson, W. Virginia, and then to Marysville/Port Huron, Michigan after their children (Golda, Elizabeth, Troy Jr.) were grown.


Debbie White Mon May 12 21:47:15 1997
HUGHES - I am looking for the John Henry Hughes. Born 1883 and died 1951. He married Sidney Jude 1901 to 1994. My mother-in-law believes John was born around Louisa. His parents names are John Henry Hughes and Lucille Jobe. The subject John Hughes died in Pike Co. Kentucky where he spent time farming. It is said he was married once before he married Sidney Jude no name of that spouse can be recalled. Other names in this query are Chafin who married the daughter of John Henry-Ruby Hughes married James Chafin of Pike Co. Kentucky or maybe Mingo Co. West Virginia. James' parents names were Ance Chafin and Effie Blair. Any information is welcome.


David Ramsey Tue May 13 08:34:12 1997
RAMSEY - Looking for information on the family of George Ramsey who married Francis Adkins in Yeagerly KY about 1850.


Pat Ross Tue May 13 13:36:44 1997
BLANKENSHIP - Would appreciate any information on the Blankenship family who lived in Pike County and other counties in the mid to late l800's. I do not have a copy of the l870 Pike County census, but would like for someone to see if a Jesse Green Blankenship who was born ca.1868 in Pike County...who were his parents? Thanks for any and all information.


Lynda Logan Tue May 13 13:46:42 1997
CHAFFIN - Am researching the following surnames in Lawrence Co., KY: CHAFFIN - Jesse Hubert, son of James Milton and Mary (Sanders) Chaffin, son of John and Clarissa "Clary"; (Cain) Chaffin. Clarissa Cain's parents were Job Cain and Elizabeth ? James Milton Chaffin's brother, Harvey married Mary Sanders sister, Judy and their parents were Jesse M. and Nancy (Coe) Sanders. ADKINS: Jesse Hubert Chaffin married Clementina "Tina"; Adkins, daughter of William Tolbert and Martha Ann (Adkins) Adkins. Their parents were Allen and Frances (McNeely) Adkins and Isaiah and Mary Jane (Toney) Adkins. Am also researching the CLAY family: Caleb, son of Jordan, son of Caleb. Would like to share any info that I have and also find out more about these families.


Gloria (Rose) Gialdella Tue May 13 20:04:29 1997
WARD - I am looking for Henry K. Ward. The following information is from the death certificate. Place of Death Floyd Co., KY lived in Woods KY and was buried in Woods, KY at the WARD Cemetery. d: 12/2/54 the certificates states b: unknown about 80 years of age. Born Martin Co. KY Father: Alfred Ward Mother: Margaret Baldridge Was told he was a Judge in Floyd or Johnson Co. Any help would be trully appreicated.


Frankie Blackburn Fri May 16 16:29:53 1997
FARMER - I am looking for any information on James M. FARMER who married Mary Frances DYE on the 5th day of November, 1897, in Pike Co Kentucky. Both listed as being 24 years old, 1st marriage . They are listed on the 1900 census for Pike Co with my grandmother Gypsy Ann FARMER; 1 year old. I do know she had one brother Willie FARMER. I have been unable to find the parents of James M. On the marriage cert. it states that James M was born in Pike Co, Ky and Mary Frances in Va. For birthplace of both bride and groom's parents..a line is drawn through, indicating they gave no response to this question. Any help will be appreciated !!


Hallie D. Martinson Fri May 16 10:21:34 1997
HARRISON - JOHN HARRISON immigrated AB. 1756. His Daughters are Pattie, Elizabeth, Polly, Rebecca, Lettiem, Minerva (Minerva married Daniel Lyon), Nancy A. (married William Cheek(Cheak)) and other child was William Austin Lyon. Also looking for Harrison Lyon 1828 Married Nancy Hanks Whitaker 1850 to 1916. Had 3 children; Herebert, Carl (f) and Zena Harcourt Lyon. Zena married Daniel Edwin Lyon 10/22/1908. I am very interested in Zena and her mother, Nancy Hanks Whitaker. Any inf. Please E-Mail. Thanks


Jackie Little Fri May 23 05:51:08 1997
LITTLE - I would like to know the parents of Hanner LITTLE. She married Mathew CAUDILL May 16, 1899 in Pike County, KY. Thank you.


Zandra Horn Mon May 26 22:23:00 1997
COPLEY - William B. Copley married Amanda Ward in Martin County KY. Daughter Ella Copley born Mar 1874. She married 1895 in Martin County to William (Allen) James in Martin. Related family lived in Lawrence and Pike Counties KY. Will exchange information.


Thomas E. Uzzle Wed May 28 10:24:47 1997
UZZLE... Looking for any information regarding my surname. Especially trying to locate grandfather Clarence. He was born in Paducah. Just starting out and need help. Known counties of residence are Daviess, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Marshall, Christain, Jefferson and Pike.


Elwood Tackett Sat May 31 06:41:34 1997
I am trying to make the connection between my grandfather MOSES WILEY and JENNY SELLARDS WILEY . My grandfather died in 1940 and is buried in Flat Gap Ky and was married to LUCINDA WRIGHT HALL (HALL being her 1st marriage ) from which an only child ( mom ) CORA MAE WILEY was born in 1922. I am most interested in the male descendants from JENNY and TOM WILEY in trying to make this link. The Johnson, Pike, Morgan and Magoffin county area is where most of my searches lead.


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