Jesse K. Bell1

M, (1 December 1811 - 14 September 1889)
  • Birth*: Jesse K. Bell was born on 1 December 1811 Muhlenberg Co., KY.2
  • He was the son of Judge William Bell Jr. and Sarah Knight.
  • Marriage*: Jesse K. Bell married Mary Ann Enders on 29 October 1835 Paducah, McCracken Co., KY.2
  • Death*: Jesse K. Bell died on 14 September 1889 New Orleans, LA, at age 77.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: Judge William Bell Jr. b. 1768, d. 1823
Mother: Sarah Knight b. c 1772, d. 1845

Family:

Citations

  1. [S257] Agnes Harralson, "Muhlenberg County History Since 1797."
  2. [S79] Letter, Mary Turner to E. L. Craig, 18 May 1959.
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Mary Ann Enders

F

Family:

Jesse K. Bell (1 Dec 1811 - 14 Sep 1889)

Citations

  1. [S79] Letter, Mary Turner to E. L. Craig, 18 May 1959.
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Eliza Jane Bell

F, (4 June 1794 - 17 November 1861)
  • Birth*: Eliza Jane Bell was born on 4 June 1794 Wythe Co., VA.
  • She was the daughter of Judge William Bell Jr. and Sarah Knight.
  • Marriage*: Eliza Jane Bell married Abraham Vought on 4 April 1808 Muhlenberg Co., KY.1
  • Death*: Eliza Jane Bell died on 17 November 1861 White Co., IL, at age 67.

Parents:

Father: Judge William Bell Jr. b. 1768, d. 1823
Mother: Sarah Knight b. c 1772, d. 1845

Family:

Abraham Vought (1787 - 1876)

Children:

Albert Vought b. 1812
Willilam Vought b. 1813, d. 1883

Citations

  1. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, pg. 3 (Marriage Book I).
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David Poole Taggart1

M, (14 September 1863 - 14 September 1931)

Parents:

Father: James M. Taggart III b. 5 Mar 1830, d. 24 Oct 1891
Mother: Mary E. Poole b. 11 Dec 1837, d. 3 Apr 1874

Family:

Mildred Ivy McCracken (1 Apr 1878 - 19 Aug 1948)

Children:

Mary Arlene Taggart b. 7 Jul 1901, d. 23 Dec 1971
Jesse Gordon Taggart b. 4 Dec 1902, d. 1966
Wendell Pratt Taggart b. 23 Jun 1907, d. 16 Jun 1981
Helen Elizabeth Taggart b. 12 Dec 1913, d. 1955

Citations

  1. [S174] Elbert Taggart, "Taggart - McCracken Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 199 (Book XXIII).
  3. [S79] Letter, Mary Turner to E. L. Craig, 18 May 1959.
Copyright by Robert Craig

Mildred Ivy McCracken1

F, (1 April 1878 - 19 August 1948)
  • Birth*: Mildred Ivy McCracken was born on 1 April 1878 Greenville, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • She was the daughter of Henry Caleb McCracken and Laura Ellen Green.
  • Marriage*: Mildred Ivy McCracken married David Poole Taggart, son of James M. Taggart III and Mary E. Poole, on 10 October 1900 Muhlenberg Co., KY.2
  • Death*: Mildred Ivy McCracken died on 19 August 1948 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY, at age 70.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Oak Grove Church Cemetery, Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: Henry Caleb McCracken b. 1838, d. 1924
Mother: Laura Ellen Green d. 1934

Family:

David Poole Taggart (14 Sep 1863 - 14 Sep 1931)

Children:

Mary Arlene Taggart b. 7 Jul 1901, d. 23 Dec 1971
Jesse Gordon Taggart b. 4 Dec 1902, d. 1966
Wendell Pratt Taggart b. 23 Jun 1907, d. 16 Jun 1981
Helen Elizabeth Taggart b. 12 Dec 1913, d. 1955

Citations

  1. [S234] Elbert Taggart, "Taggart Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 199 (Book XXIII).
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Mary Arlene Taggart1

F, (7 July 1901 - 23 December 1971)
  • Birth*: Mary Arlene Taggart was born on 7 July 1901 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • She was the daughter of David Poole Taggart and Mildred Ivy McCracken.
  • Marriage*: Mary Arlene Taggart married Melvin Turner in September 1929.
  • Death*: Mary Arlene Taggart died on 23 December 1971 Greenbrier, TN, at age 70.

Parents:

Father: David Poole Taggart b. 14 Sep 1863, d. 14 Sep 1931
Mother: Mildred Ivy McCracken b. 1 Apr 1878, d. 19 Aug 1948

Family:

Melvin Turner ( - 5 Nov 1964)

Citations

  1. [S234] Elbert Taggart, "Taggart Family Group Sheets."
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Melvin Turner

M, ( - 5 November 1964)

Family:

Mary Arlene Taggart (7 Jul 1901 - 23 Dec 1971)
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Jessie Bell Taggart

F

Parents:

Father: James M. Taggart III b. 5 Mar 1830, d. 24 Oct 1891
Mother: Mary E. Poole b. 11 Dec 1837, d. 3 Apr 1874

Citations

  1. [S79] Letter, Mary Turner to E. L. Craig, 18 May 1959.
  2. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 167.
Copyright by Robert Craig

Willism R. Royal

M

Citations

  1. [S79] Letter, Mary Turner to E. L. Craig, 18 May 1959.
  2. [S143] Hopkins County Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Marriages, Pg. 167.
Copyright by Robert Craig

Jesse Gordon Taggart

M, (4 December 1902 - 1966)
  • Birth*: Jesse Gordon Taggart was born on 4 December 1902 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • He was the son of David Poole Taggart and Mildred Ivy McCracken.
  • Death*: Jesse Gordon Taggart died on 1966 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Oak Grove Church Cemetery, Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: David Poole Taggart b. 14 Sep 1863, d. 14 Sep 1931
Mother: Mildred Ivy McCracken b. 1 Apr 1878, d. 19 Aug 1948
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Wendell Pratt Taggart1

M, (23 June 1907 - 16 June 1981)
  • Birth*: Wendell Pratt Taggart was born on 23 June 1907 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • He was the son of David Poole Taggart and Mildred Ivy McCracken.
  • Marriage*: Wendell Pratt Taggart married Katherine Maunce Floyd on 28 July 1929.
  • Death*: Wendell Pratt Taggart died on 16 June 1981 Henderson Co., KY, at age 73.

Parents:

Father: David Poole Taggart b. 14 Sep 1863, d. 14 Sep 1931
Mother: Mildred Ivy McCracken b. 1 Apr 1878, d. 19 Aug 1948

Family:

Katherine Maunce Floyd ( - 29 Apr 1988)

Citations

  1. [S234] Elbert Taggart, "Taggart Family Group Sheets."
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Helen Elizabeth Taggart1

F, (12 December 1913 - 1955)
  • Birth*: Helen Elizabeth Taggart was born on 12 December 1913 Depoy, Muhlenberg Co., KY.
  • She was the daughter of David Poole Taggart and Mildred Ivy McCracken.
  • Marriage*: Helen Elizabeth Taggart married Earl F. Kinnecom in 1935 Providence, RI.
  • Death*: Helen Elizabeth Taggart died on 1955 Providence, RI.

Parents:

Father: David Poole Taggart b. 14 Sep 1863, d. 14 Sep 1931
Mother: Mildred Ivy McCracken b. 1 Apr 1878, d. 19 Aug 1948

Family:

Citations

  1. [S234] Elbert Taggart, "Taggart Family Group Sheets."
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Smith Gibbs1

M, (9 June 1793 - October 1834)

Parents:

Father: John H. Gibbs2 b. 29 Jul 1764, d. 26 Mar 1844

Family:

Sally Westray (b 1794 - 25 Feb 1835)

Children:

John Claiborn Gibbs+2 b. 26 Oct 1818, d. 24 Sep 1890
unknown Gibbs b. b 1820
Milton W. Gibbs+2 b. c 1823
Elizabeth Ann Gibbs+2 b. 5 Mar 1825, d. 18 Dec 1863
James H. Gibbs2 b. c 1828, d. a 1880
Martha Jane Gibbs+2 b. 11 Sep 1831, d. 14 Feb 1898

Citations

  1. [S165] Muhlenberg Genealogical Society, Muhlenberg County Kentucky, pg. 144.
  2. [S66] Montgomery Vanderpool, Kin Hunters, Vol. 4, #1.
  3. [S166] Letter, Vernon M. Gibbs to Robert K. Craig, Oct 1994.
  4. [S132] Anonymous, Logan County Kentucky Mariages, Marriage book 1:3.
  5. [S326] Jo Ann Lovell Glover, "Descendants of John Gibbs."
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Sally Westray

F, (before 1794 - 25 February 1835)

Parents:

Father: Simon Benjamin Westray b. 1765, d. b 2 Jun 1817
Mother: Mary Saunders

Family:

Smith Gibbs (9 Jun 1793 - Oct 1834)

Children:

John Claiborn Gibbs+ b. 26 Oct 1818, d. 24 Sep 1890
unknown Gibbs b. b 1820
Milton W. Gibbs+ b. c 1823
Elizabeth Ann Gibbs+ b. 5 Mar 1825, d. 18 Dec 1863
James H. Gibbs b. c 1828, d. a 1880
Martha Jane Gibbs+ b. 11 Sep 1831, d. 14 Feb 1898

Citations

  1. [S132] Anonymous, Logan County Kentucky Mariages, Marriage book 1:3.
  2. [S302] Westray Organization, online http://calwestray.tripod.com/westray_benjamin_simon_01.htm
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Mary Howell

F, (11 January 1810 - 23 January 1900)
  • Birth*: Mary Howell was born on 11 January 1810 Hopkins Co., KY.1,2,3
  • She was the daughter of Jilson Howell and Mary Ann Jones.
  • Marriage*: Mary Howell married Barnabas Sisk Jr. on 8 February 1831 Hopkins Co., KY.4,3
  • Death*: Mary Howell died on 23 January 1900 Hopkins Co., KY, at age 90.2

Parents:

Father: Jilson Howell b. c 1759, d. 11 Jul 1810
Mother: Mary Ann Jones b. b 9 May 1768, d. 6 Jul 1822

Family:

Barnabas Sisk Jr. (8 Oct 1812 - 1 Jul 1887)

Children:

Citations

  1. [S189] Frank Corum, "Howell Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S325] Jay Nelson, "William Howell, Sr. Family Group Sheets."
  3. [S391] 1850 Hopkins County, Ky Census, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~kyhopkin/census/1850/index.html
  4. [S139] Mrs. Evelyn M. Cox and Mrs. Lalla F. McCulley, Hopkins County, KY - Tax List 1807, Marriages 1807-1869, pg. 71.
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Regina Smith

F, (circa 1799 - )

Parents:

Father: Arthur M. Smith b. 8 Aug 1773, d. 1825
Mother: Rosannah Deyerle d. 16 Feb 1846

Family:

Wiley Parker (c 1794 - )

Citations

  1. [S139] Mrs. Evelyn M. Cox and Mrs. Lalla F. McCulley, Hopkins County, KY - Tax List 1807, Marriages 1807-1869, Pg. 63.
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Wiley Parker

M, (circa 1794 - )

Family:

Regina Smith (c 1799 - )

Citations

  1. [S139] Mrs. Evelyn M. Cox and Mrs. Lalla F. McCulley, Hopkins County, KY - Tax List 1807, Marriages 1807-1869, Pg. 63.
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Elmyra Smith

F, (13 August 1801 - 4 July 1854)
  • Birth*: Elmyra Smith was born on 13 August 1801 Lincoln Co., TN.
  • She was the daughter of Arthur M. Smith and Rosannah Deyerle.
  • Marriage*: Elmyra Smith married James M. Hill, son of James Hill and Jane Bone, on 6 September 1824 Hopkins Co., KY; Many descendats are listed in [CI:206:?2:CI].
  • Death*: Elmyra Smith died on 4 July 1854 at age 52.

Parents:

Father: Arthur M. Smith b. 8 Aug 1773, d. 1825
Mother: Rosannah Deyerle d. 16 Feb 1846

Family:

James M. Hill (4 Sep 1799 - c 1849)
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James M. Hill1

M, (4 September 1799 - circa 1849)
  • Birth*: James M. Hill was born on 4 September 1799 Iredell Co., NC.
  • He was the son of James Hill and Jane Bone.
  • Marriage*: James M. Hill married Elmyra Smith, daughter of Arthur M. Smith and Rosannah Deyerle, on 6 September 1824 Hopkins Co., KY; Many descendats are listed in [CI:206:?2:CI].
  • Death*: James M. Hill died circa 1849 Hopkins Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: James Hill
Mother: Jane Bone

Family:

Elmyra Smith (13 Aug 1801 - 4 Jul 1854)

Citations

  1. [S11] Helen E. Hart Peyton, Some Early Pioneeers of Western Kentucky.
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Hiram H. Smith

M, (12 September 1807 - 5 February 1891)
  • Birth*: Hiram H. Smith was born on 12 September 1807 Lincoln Co., TN.
  • He was the son of Arthur M. Smith and Rosannah Deyerle.
  • Marriage*: Hiram H. Smith married Elizabeth Von Nichols on 21 April 1856 Hopkins Co., KY.
  • Death*: Hiram H. Smith died on 5 February 1891 at age 83.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Oak Grove Cemetery, Webster Co., KY.

Parents:

Father: Arthur M. Smith b. 8 Aug 1773, d. 1825
Mother: Rosannah Deyerle d. 16 Feb 1846

Family:

Elizabeth Von Nichols (29 Aug 1807 - 5 Sep 1878)
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Elizabeth Von Nichols

F, (29 August 1807 - 5 September 1878)
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Von Nichols was born on 29 August 1807 Wake Co., NC.1
  • Marriage*: She married James Rhodes Rice circa 1830.
  • Marriage*: Elizabeth Von Nichols married Hiram H. Smith, son of Arthur M. Smith and Rosannah Deyerle, on 21 April 1856 Hopkins Co., KY.
  • Death*: Elizabeth Von Nichols died on 5 September 1878 KY at age 71.1
  • Burial*: She was buried at Family Cemetery, Webster Co., KY.

Family 1:

James Rhodes Rice (1 Dec 1792 - 7 Dec 1852)

Children:

Family 2:

Hiram H. Smith (12 Sep 1807 - 5 Feb 1891)

Citations

  1. [S391] 1850 Hopkins County, Ky Census, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~kyhopkin/census/1850/index.html
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James Rhodes Rice

M, (1 December 1792 - 7 December 1852)
  • Birth*: James Rhodes Rice was born on 1 December 1792 Bertie City, NC.1
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Von Nichols circa 1830.
  • Death*: James Rhodes Rice died on Tuesday, 7 December 1852 Dixon, Hopkins Co., KY, at age 60.1
  • Burial*: He was buried at Family Cemetery, Webster Co., KY.

Family:

Elizabeth Von Nichols (29 Aug 1807 - 5 Sep 1878)

Children:

Citations

  1. [S391] 1850 Hopkins County, Ky Census, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~kyhopkin/census/1850/index.html
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