John F. Posey

M, (circa 1826 - circa 1880)

Parents:

Father: Alexander Posey b. c 1769, d. c 1865
Mother: Martha (?) d. c 1868

Family 1:

Margaret Clemmons Shannon

Children:

John A. Posey+ b. 4 Jan 1849, d. 19 Oct 1926
William Charles Posey+ b. 15 Jul 1850, d. 3 Nov 1928

Family 2:

Elvira Ann Taggart (6 Jul 1828 - 25 May 1894)

Children:

Sperling Adison L. Posey+ b. 24 Oct 1859, d. 30 Oct 1928
Bolivar Buckner Posey+ b. 1 Apr 1861, d. 17 Sep 1935
Cordelia A. (Delia) Posey+ b. Dec 1862, d. 1923
Almedia A. Posey+ b. 6 Jun 1865, d. 29 Sep 1950
Anna (Fannie) A. Posey b. 25 May 1868, d. 25 Mar 1945

Citations

  1. [S19] Byron & Barbara Sistler, Early Middle Tennessee Marriages, Pg. 437.
  2. [S104] Edythe Rucker Whitley, Marriages of Wilson County, Tennessee, pg. 212.
  3. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 51 (Book II).
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Elvira Ann Taggart

F, (6 July 1828 - 25 May 1894)

Parents:

Father: James Taggart Jr. b. 3 Jun 1796, d. 30 Nov 1876
Mother: Elizabeth Bell b. 1 May 1792, d. 19 Mar 1863

Family 1:

Henry H. Welborn (1820 - 17 Mar 1857)

Children:

Luther L. Welborn b. 1849
Sarah June Welborn b. 30 Jul 1850, d. 27 Apr 1884
Mary E. Welborn b. c 1853
John Henry Welborn b. c 1856

Family 2:

John F. Posey (c 1826 - c 1880)

Children:

Sperling Adison L. Posey+ b. 24 Oct 1859, d. 30 Oct 1928
Bolivar Buckner Posey+ b. 1 Apr 1861, d. 17 Sep 1935
Cordelia A. (Delia) Posey+ b. Dec 1862, d. 1923
Almedia A. Posey+ b. 6 Jun 1865, d. 29 Sep 1950
Anna (Fannie) A. Posey b. 25 May 1868, d. 25 Mar 1945

Citations

  1. [S79] Letter, Mary Turner to E. L. Craig, 18 May 1959.
  2. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 35 (Book II).
  3. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 51 (Book II).
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Arthur Young Craig

M, (4 March 1887 - 27 September 1946)
  • Birth*: Arthur Young Craig was born on 4 March 1887 Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • He was the son of Augustus G. Craig and Almedia A. Posey.
  • Marriage*: Arthur Young Craig married Laura Bell Hancock, daughter of Francis D. Hancock and Alice E. Small, on 25 December 1910 Greenville, Muhlenberg Co., KY.1
  • Death*: Arthur Young Craig died on 27 September 1946 Greenville, Muhlenberg Co., KY, at age 59 2.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Greenville, Muhlenberg Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: Augustus G. Craig b. 26 Jul 1859, d. 22 Mar 1912
Mother: Almedia A. Posey b. 6 Jun 1865, d. 29 Sep 1950

Family:

Laura Bell Hancock (26 Jan 1891 - Feb 1980)

Child:

Harold Ogden Craig+ b. 21 Nov 1918, d. 20 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S96] Gayle R. Carver, Muhlenberg County Marriages, Books 26 Through 50, pg. 65 (Marriage Book 32, pg. 283).
  2. Muhlenberg County Death Records, Vol. 46, # 20277
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Laura Bell Hancock1

F, (26 January 1891 - February 1980)

Parents:

Father: Francis D. Hancock b. 16 Oct 1846, d. 9 Oct 1914
Mother: Alice E. Small b. 11 Sep 1851, d. 10 Jan 1901

Family:

Arthur Young Craig (4 Mar 1887 - 27 Sep 1946)

Child:

Harold Ogden Craig+ b. 21 Nov 1918, d. 20 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S187] Mrs. Paul R. (Mary), Jr., & Elaine Daum Wickliffe, "Hancock Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S96] Gayle R. Carver, Muhlenberg County Marriages, Books 26 Through 50, pg. 65 (Marriage Book 32, pg. 283).
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Francis D. Hancock1,2

M, (16 October 1846 - 9 October 1914)
  • Birth*: Francis D. Hancock was born on 16 October 1846 Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • He was the son of James F. Hancock and Sarah Ann Dennis.
  • Marriage*: Francis D. Hancock married Alice E. Small on 13 December 1869 Logan Co., KY.2
  • Marriage*: Francis D. Hancock married Mattie Newton on 1 July 1906 Grayson Co., KY; Copy of Marriage license.3
  • Death*: Francis D. Hancock died on 9 October 1914 at age 67.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: James F. Hancock b. c 1822, d. c 1863
Mother: Sarah Ann Dennis

Family 1:

Alice E. Small (11 Sep 1851 - 10 Jan 1901)

Children:

Eddie Hancock2 b. 1871
Walter Hancock2 b. 1873
William C. Hancock b. c 1875
Claude S. Hancock b. c 1878, d. 1960
Luther Hancock b. 20 May 1880, d. 23 Mar 1963
David Hancock b. Sep 1887
Laura Bell Hancock+ b. 26 Jan 1891, d. Feb 1980

Family 2:

Mattie Newton (20 Dec 1855 - 19 Jul 1910)

Citations

  1. [S80] CG Gail Jackson Miller, The Heritage, Vol. 13, No. 1, pg. 7.
  2. [S187] Mrs. Paul R. (Mary), Jr., & Elaine Daum Wickliffe, "Hancock Family Group Sheets."
  3. [S96] Gayle R. Carver, Muhlenberg County Marriages, Books 26 Through 50, pg. 61 (Marriage Book 28, pg. 71).
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Alice E. Small

F, (11 September 1851 - 10 January 1901)
  • Birth*: Alice E. Small was born on 11 September 1851 Todd Co., KY.
  • Marriage*: She married Francis D. Hancock, son of James F. Hancock and Sarah Ann Dennis, on 13 December 1869 Logan Co., KY.1
  • Death*: Alice E. Small died on 10 January 1901 at age 49.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian Co., KY.

Family:

Francis D. Hancock (16 Oct 1846 - 9 Oct 1914)

Children:

Eddie Hancock b. 1871
Walter Hancock b. 1873
William C. Hancock b. c 1875
Claude S. Hancock b. c 1878, d. 1960
Luther Hancock b. 20 May 1880, d. 23 Mar 1963
David Hancock b. Sep 1887
Laura Bell Hancock+ b. 26 Jan 1891, d. Feb 1980

Citations

  1. [S187] Mrs. Paul R. (Mary), Jr., & Elaine Daum Wickliffe, "Hancock Family Group Sheets."
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Harold Ogden Craig

M, (21 November 1918 - 20 December 2002)
  • Birth*: Harold Ogden Craig was born on 21 November 1918 Greenville, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • He was the son of Arthur Young Craig and Laura Bell Hancock.
  • Marriage 1*: Harold Ogden Craig married 1st, Barbara Nell Shrewsbury, daughter of William Duel Shrewsbury and Kathryn M. Danks, on 4 January 1942.
  • Death*: Harold Ogden Craig died on 20 December 2002 Lourdes Hospital, Paducah, KY, at age 84
    Ogden Craig - Obituary
         PADUCAH - Odgen Craig, 84, of Paducah, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2002 at Lourden Hospital in Paducah.
         Born Nov. 21, 1918 in Muhlenberg County, he was retired as a conductor from ICRR and was a member of First Baptist Church in Central City. He was a veteran of World War II.
         He is survived by his wife, June Tandy Craig, one son, Robert Craig of Kissimmee, Fla; one daughter, Mary Alice Mader of Franklin, Tenn; two grandchildren, Scan Wilson of Franklin Tenn. and Linda Knost of St. Could, Fla.
         Funeral Services were held Sunday, Dec. 22, at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with the Rev. Bob Lowery officiating. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery in Greenville. Tucker Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

  • Burial*: He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Greenville, Muhlenberg Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: Arthur Young Craig b. 4 Mar 1887, d. 27 Sep 1946
Mother: Laura Bell Hancock b. 26 Jan 1891, d. Feb 1980

Family:

Barbara Nell Shrewsbury (14 Jun 1920 - 7 Oct 1986)
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Barbara Nell Shrewsbury

F, (14 June 1920 - 7 October 1986)

Parents:

Father: William Duel Shrewsbury b. 11 Sep 1886, d. Nov 1984
Mother: Kathryn M. Danks b. c 1898

Family:

Harold Ogden Craig (21 Nov 1918 - 20 Dec 2002)
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Elmer Coleman Craig

M, (23 June 1888 - 17 December 1938)
  • Birth*: Elmer Coleman Craig was born on 23 June 1888 Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • He was the son of Augustus G. Craig and Almedia A. Posey.
  • Marriage*: Elmer Coleman Craig married Annie Laurie Adkins, daughter of Netter Adkins and Louella Eades, on 23 February 1913 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • Death*: Elmer Coleman Craig died on 17 December 1938 Salida, Chaffee Co., CO, at age 50.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Augustus G. Craig b. 26 Jul 1859, d. 22 Mar 1912
Mother: Almedia A. Posey b. 6 Jun 1865, d. 29 Sep 1950

Family:

Annie Laurie Adkins (9 Nov 1892 - 14 May 1988)

Children:

William Caroll Craig b. 10 Sep 1915, d. c 1992
James Adkins Craig+ b. 27 Aug 1917, d. 17 Nov 1958
Donald Smith Craig b. 5 Aug 1924, d. 29 May 1996
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Annie Laurie Adkins

F, (9 November 1892 - 14 May 1988)
  • Birth*: Annie Laurie Adkins was born on 9 November 1892 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • She was the daughter of Netter Adkins and Louella Eades.
  • Marriage*: Annie Laurie Adkins married Elmer Coleman Craig, son of Augustus G. Craig and Almedia A. Posey, on 23 February 1913 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • Death*: Annie Laurie Adkins died on 14 May 1988 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO, at age 95.
  • Burial*: She was buried on 17 May 1988 at Masonic Cemetery, Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO,
         Annie L. Craig Nov. 9, 1892 - May 14, 1988
         Annie Laurie Craig, 1145 Chipeta Ave., died Saturday at St. Mary's Hospital. She was 95.
         Mrs. Craig was a homemaker.
         She was born Nov. 9, 1892, to Netter and Louella Adkins in Depoy, KY, where she spent her childhood and attended schools.
         She married Elmer Coleman Craig Feb. 23, 1913, in Depoy. They moved to Pueblo later that year. In 1919, they moved to Grand Junction. Mr. Craig, a freight and passenger agent with the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad, died Dec. 17, 1938, in Salida (where the Rio Grande hospital was located).
         Mrs. Craig was a member of the First Baptist Church, and a 50-year member of the Grand Junction Chapter No. 103 Order of the Eastern Star.
         She enjoyed sewing and her family.
         Survivors include two sons, William of Ogden Utah, and Donald of Grand Junction; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A son James A. died in 1959.
         Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Callahan-Edfast Morturay chapel with the Rev. B.L. Fraser officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery on Orchard Mesa.

Parents:

Father: Netter Adkins b. 18 Apr 1860, d. 13 May 1947
Mother: Louella Eades b. 7 Feb 1864, d. 16 Nov 1942

Family:

Elmer Coleman Craig (23 Jun 1888 - 17 Dec 1938)

Children:

William Caroll Craig b. 10 Sep 1915, d. c 1992
James Adkins Craig+ b. 27 Aug 1917, d. 17 Nov 1958
Donald Smith Craig b. 5 Aug 1924, d. 29 May 1996
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Netter Adkins

M, (18 April 1860 - 13 May 1947)
  • Birth*: Netter Adkins was born on 18 April 1860 Muhlenberg Co., KY; Cemetery record birth date is 16 Apr 1861.1
  • He was the son of Sanders Monroe Adkins and Lucinda Bell.
  • Marriage*: Netter Adkins married Louella Eades, daughter of Robert W. Eades and Robert W. Eades, on 26 February 1885 Muhlenberg Co., KY.2
  • Death*: Netter Adkins died on 13 May 1947 Muhlenberg Co., KY, at age 87.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Muhlenberg Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: Sanders Monroe Adkins b. 7 Jan 1832, d. 11 Jul 1897
Mother: Lucinda Bell b. 20 Jul 1833

Family:

Louella Eades (7 Feb 1864 - 16 Nov 1942)

Children:

Ozzie May Adkins b. 16 Mar 1888
Annie Laurie Adkins+ b. 9 Nov 1892, d. 14 May 1988
Mary Ezma Adkins+ b. 1899

Citations

  1. [S159] Family records, Copy of S.M. and Lucinda Adkins Family Bible, 1994 unknown repository.
  2. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 143 (Marriage Book XV).
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Louella Eades

F, (7 February 1864 - 16 November 1942)
  • Birth*: Louella Eades was born on 7 February 1864 KY.
  • She was the daughter of Robert W. Eades and Robert W. Eades.
  • Marriage*: Louella Eades married Netter Adkins, son of Sanders Monroe Adkins and Lucinda Bell, on 26 February 1885 Muhlenberg Co., KY.1
  • Death*: Louella Eades died on 16 November 1942 Muhlenberg Co., KY, at age 78.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Muhlenberg Co., KY.

Parents:

Family:

Netter Adkins (18 Apr 1860 - 13 May 1947)

Children:

Ozzie May Adkins b. 16 Mar 1888
Annie Laurie Adkins+ b. 9 Nov 1892, d. 14 May 1988
Mary Ezma Adkins+ b. 1899

Citations

  1. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 143 (Marriage Book XV).
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William Caroll Craig

M, (10 September 1915 - circa 1992)
  • Birth*: William Caroll Craig was born on 10 September 1915 Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.
  • He was the son of Elmer Coleman Craig and Annie Laurie Adkins.
  • Death*: William Caroll Craig died circa 1992 of lung cancer, Ogden, Weber Co., UT.

Parents:

Father: Elmer Coleman Craig b. 23 Jun 1888, d. 17 Dec 1938
Mother: Annie Laurie Adkins b. 9 Nov 1892, d. 14 May 1988
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James Adkins Craig

M, (27 August 1917 - 17 November 1958)
  • Birth*: James Adkins Craig was born on 27 August 1917 Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.
  • He was the son of Elmer Coleman Craig and Annie Laurie Adkins.
  • Marriage*: James Adkins Craig married Audra Marie Roberts, daughter of Roy Roberts and Lorena Belle Pepper, on 20 September 1947 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO.
  • Death*: James Adkins Craig died on 17 November 1958 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO, at age 41.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Masonic Cemetery, Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Elmer Coleman Craig b. 23 Jun 1888, d. 17 Dec 1938
Mother: Annie Laurie Adkins b. 9 Nov 1892, d. 14 May 1988

Family:

Audra Marie Roberts (10 Oct 1923 - 13 Jul 1978)
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Audra Marie Roberts

F, (10 October 1923 - 13 July 1978)
  • Birth*: Audra Marie Roberts was born on 10 October 1923 OK.
  • She was the daughter of Roy Roberts and Lorena Belle Pepper.
  • Marriage*: Audra Marie Roberts married James Adkins Craig, son of Elmer Coleman Craig and Annie Laurie Adkins, on 20 September 1947 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO.
  • Death*: Audra Marie Roberts died on 13 July 1978 Tucson, Pima Co., AZ, at age 54.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Masonic Cemetery, Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Roy Roberts b. 10 Feb 1895, d. Nov 1977
Mother: Lorena Belle Pepper b. 31 Aug 1899

Family:

James Adkins Craig (27 Aug 1917 - 17 Nov 1958)
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