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I am looking for information on the Marshall Cemetery located in
Ricetown/upper Wolf Creek, Kentucky.
It is a small cemetery and I don't know if there is a book or listing,
but if anyone has any information I sure would appreciate it. Many of my relatives are buried there (Marshalls, Bowlings).
Thank you in advance for any help.
Does anyone know if Andrew and James Caldwell, sons of Freiling (or
Freeland) Caldwell and Elizabeth Shoemaker Caldwell were born in Owsley
County. Their older brothers, William and Thomas were born there about
I've just uploaded 41 new death records to the website for all interested in
Couch and related surnames in KY. Check back regular as I have more in the
Kathleen Couch Latshaw (Kathy)
Kentucky Couch Kin
BROOKVILLE, Ind. -- Bertie Adkins, 81, of Laurel, died Wednesday, Sept. 24,
2003, in Batesville, Indiana. Born Aug. 20, 1922, in Owsley County, Ky., to
Ray and Nannie Bowman Brandenburg, she was retired. Survivors include her
daughter, Patty Adkins; son, Edward Adkins; sister, Helen Underwood;
brothers, Rawlie, Ray, Hobert and Norman Brandenburg. Her husband, Eddie, is
deceased. Service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Buena Missionary Baptist
Church, Laurel, with visitation from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Cook Funeral
Home, Brookville, is handling arrangements. Memorials may be made to the
Buena Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund.
Hoping some of you may have the details on Putnam Garrett's death. Here's
what little I know; Putnam Garrett was shot and killed by Pink Clark
(apparently over a woman). Then Pink Clark was killed by John Simmons,
husband of Harriet Garrett Simmons. Harriet was Putnam's sister. Putnam and
the rest of the family are buried at New Hope Cemetery. I keep hoping to
find out more about the Putnam Garrett - Pink Clark story but have had no
1. PUTNAM GARRETT, s/o GEORGE WASHINGTON and SARAH THOMPSON GARRETT was born
June 01, 1859 in Lee County, Virginia, and died September 22, 1877 in Owsley
Notes for PUTNAM GARRETT:
1870; Owsley County, Kentucky Census. George Washington Garrett and Sarah
shown. George, age 54, b VA/ Sarah, 53, b VA/ Louise, 31, b VA/ Lafayette,
18 b KY/ Catherine, 18, b Ky/ Harriet, 13, b Ky/ Putnam, 11, b KY.
9-22-1877; 5-14-1874; Owsley County, Kentucky Deaths by M. Hayes; Putnam
Garrett died. Shot with pistol. Resided Owsley County, Kentucky. Born
Virginia, s/o George and Sarah Garrett. Parents both born Virginia.
Hoping someone knows something.
Pat Wilson Ball
Is the Colson Duff in the photo (under photo II) circa 1911- the same Colson Duff b. 7-9-1814 that was married to Elizabeth Gilbert? And what relation is "the other" Colson Duff in the photo with Ruby Duff, grandson?
Michelle Williams Cole
CONNERSVILLE, Ind. -- Golden Abshear, 82, of Connersville, died Wednesday,
Sept. 3, 2003.
Born April 29, 1921, in Cow Creek, Ky., to Hobert and Ethel Hearld Wilder,
she retired from Brookville I.G.A. Store.
Survivors include her daughters, Mollie Taylor, Minnie Theilin, Delores
Pickel; sons, Isaac, Cecil Abshear; brothers, Herschel, James Wilder; half
brothers, Harvey, Eugene, Kenneth, Gary Wilder; half sister, Elma Noble.
Her husband, Isaac, is deceased.
Service: 1 p.m. Friday at Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home, Brookville, with
visitation from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday.
Memorials may be made to Fayette County First Aid Unit.
CONNERSVILLE, Ind. -- Hurshel Amis, 68, Hamilton, Ohio, whose brother Andy
Amis Jr. and sister Violet Harris live in Wayne County, IN, died Friday,
Sept. 5, 2003.
Born July 29, 1935, in Owsley County, Ky., to Andy and Easter Amis, he
worked for Wayne Hill Nursery and the city of Fairfield, Ohio.
Additional survivors: wife, Bonnie; another brother, Alvin; other sisters,
Zola Harris, Linda Wilder; half sister, Mary Hess.
Service: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Full Gospel Holiness Church, Connersville.
Visitation: 4-8 p.m. Monday at Urban-Winkler Funeral Home, Connersville.