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Photos

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Nathan Sams broom maker
Nathan Sams broom maker
At time this photo was taken Nathan Sams was blind and a broom maker 
  24 Feb 2024
Jack and Doris Kaylor
Jack and Doris Kaylor
 
  9 Feb 2024
Nellie Woodruff
Nellie Woodruff
circa early 2000s 
  8 Feb 2024
Nellie Kaylor
Nellie Kaylor
circa late 1950s 
  8 Feb 2024
Nellie Kaylor
Nellie Kaylor
about 1 year old circa 1937/1938 
  8 Feb 2024
Robert C. and Avis Grounds Kaylor
Robert C. and Avis Grounds Kaylor
w/ eldest daughter Nellie 
  8 Feb 2024
Sally Logsdon Kaylor and Jerry T. Kaylor
Sally Logsdon Kaylor and Jerry T. Kaylor
Sally Logsdon Kaylor and grandson Jerry T Kaylor. Taken around 1921 judging by Jerry age in the photo. Photo posted by Kevin Scott Foster to Kaylor Family of Madison County, Kentucky Facebook group 
  6 Feb 2024
Allen and Sarah Fritts Ward
Allen and Sarah Fritts Ward
 
  6 Feb 2024
William and Mollie Kaylor.
William and Mollie Kaylor.
William Kaylor and sister Mollie Kaylor Ward. Photo presumably taken around 1960 judging by ages of the subjects. 
  6 Feb 2024
William and Mattie Newman Kaylor and Mollie Kaylor Ward
William and Mattie Newman Kaylor and Mollie Kaylor Ward
Left to right: Mattie Newman Kaylor, granddaughter Amy Sue Brummett, husband William Kaylor, and William's sister Millie Kaylor Ward, wife of Henry English Ward. Photo presumably taken around 1960 judging by ages of the subjects. 
  4 Feb 2024

Documents

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Marriage Thomas J. Ward and Sarah Hancock Morrison 1888
Marriage Thomas J. Ward and Sarah Hancock Morrison 1888
Thomas: resident Catlin Township, coal miner, 1st marriage
34, b. KY, parents Valentine Ward and L. Burton.
Sarah: resident Catlin Township, (surname Morrison on license), 2nd marriage
31, b. Indiana, parents: Lewis Hancock and Melia Jane Hayden
License issued 4 Feb 1886
Wed by Chistopher Mulvaney, J. P (notes he doesn't remember names of witnesses) 
  24 Feb 2024
1869 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Allen Ward
1869 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Allen Ward
1 horse, value $20
Enrolled in miltia 
  24 Feb 2024
1871 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine and Allen Ward
1871 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine and Allen Ward
 
  24 Feb 2024
1870 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine and Allen Ward
1870 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine and Allen Ward
 
  22 Feb 2024
1861 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine Ward
1861 Madison Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine Ward
No land listed; 3 horse, value $100 (big change from 1857 assessment)
3 children between 6 and 18 (Emily, Mary Ann and John)
Enrolled in militia: yes
Total value $100 (huge change from 1857 assessment) 
  22 Feb 2024
1855 Estill Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine Ward
1855 Estill Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine Ward
Again has land, 50 acres, Hardwick Creek (no stream by that name today), value $400
4 horses, value $200; 2 cow, 9 hogs; Total value $600
Value gold, silver other metal watches and clocks: $10; Total value $10
3 children between 6 and 18 years (Allen, Elizabeth and Emily. William now over 18; Mary Ann about 6, and John under. 
  22 Feb 2024
1857 Estill Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine Ward
1857 Estill Co., KY tax assessment: Valentine Ward
Land: 50 acres, Water Course: Hardwicks (no stream by that name today); Value: $400
Horses: 1, value $75; Mules: 3, value $275
Children between 6 and 18: 4 (Allen Elizabeth, Emily, Mary Ann)
Total value $750
Value of gold, silver, other metals, watches and clocks: $10 
  22 Feb 2024
Obituary: Elvis Solomon Chappell
Obituary: Elvis Solomon Chappell
"Elvis Solomon Chappell, 72, of Danville, a former Springfield resident, died at 4 p. m. yesterday in St. John's hospital, where he entered Jan. 1 as a medical patient. Mr. Chappell was born May 18, 1883, in Carlinville, and had resided in Danville 35 years. He retired in May, 1948, after 3S years of service with the Illinois Bell Telephone Co. His wife, Florence, survives. The body was taken to the Kirlin & Egan funeral home, and will be removed to the Barrick & Sons funeral home, Danville, where services will be held Wednesday. Burial will be in Spring Hill cemetery, Danville." 
  20 Feb 2024
1930 US Census: Danville, Vermillion Co., IL, sht 9A
1930 US Census: Danville, Vermillion Co., IL, sht 9A
 
  20 Feb 2024
Obituary: George Kunkle 1957
Obituary: George Kunkle 1957
"VEEDERSBURG-George Kunkle, 75, died at his home on R. 4 at 1 a.m. Sunday following an illness of six months. Death was due to a heart ailment. Born at Dayton, O., he was a farmer and came to Fountain county at an early age. He was married in 1907 to Minnie Morrison. Surviving with the widow are two sisters, Mrs. Belle Patterson of Yeddo and Mrs. Lillie Hancock of Stone Bluff." 
  20 Feb 2024

Headstones

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Headstone: Elvis S and Florence Chappell
Headstone: Elvis S and Florence Chappell
 
Spring Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum
Block 16 Lot 98 
Located    20 Feb 2024
Headstone: Frank Morrison
Headstone: Frank Morrison
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    20 Feb 2024
Headstone: Minnie and George Kunkle
Headstone: Minnie and George Kunkle
 
Osborn Prairie Cemetery Located    20 Feb 2024
Headstone: Gertrude M. and Harry A. Richards.
Headstone: Gertrude M. and Harry A. Richards.
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    19 Feb 2024
Headstone: Jess J. Ward
Headstone: Jess J. Ward
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    19 Feb 2024
Headstone: Grace E Ward.
Headstone: Grace E Ward.
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    19 Feb 2024
Headstone: Sara E. Ward
Headstone: Sara E. Ward
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    17 Feb 2024
Headstone: Thomas J. Ward
Headstone: Thomas J. Ward
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    17 Feb 2024
Headstone: Charles and Ruby Getz
Headstone: Charles and Ruby Getz
 
Greenhill Cemetry Located    17 Feb 2024
Headstone: Nathan and Elizabeth Sams
Headstone: Nathan and Elizabeth Sams
 
Oakridge Cemetery Located    16 Feb 2024

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Location   Last Modified 
I656 
WARD, Allen 
b. 30 Sep 1840  Donerail, Estill Co., KY  24 Feb 2024
I895 
WARD, Valentine Rufus 
b. 1808 to 1812  North Carolina  22 Feb 2024
I2231 
CHAPPELL, Elvis Solomon 
b. 8 May 1883  Womac, Macoupin Co., IL  20 Feb 2024
I2221 
WARD, Jess Jane 
b. 11 Nov 1888  Catlin, Vermilion Co., IL  20 Feb 2024
I318 
WARD, Thomas J. 
b. 8 Aug 1853  Twin Creek, Estill Co., KY  20 Feb 2024
I2222 
WARD, Florence 
b. 7 Sep 1890  Catlin, Vermilion Co., IL  20 Feb 2024
I2230 
KUNKLE, George Washington 
b. 8 Oct 1882  Ohio  20 Feb 2024
I2226 
MORRISON, Minnie B. 
b. 20 Mar 1883  Grape Creek, Vermilion Co., IL  20 Feb 2024
I2220 
MORRISON, Clarence A. 
b.   Kentucky  20 Feb 2024
I2224 
WARD, Gertrude Mae 
b. 20 Dec 1886  Catlin, Vermilion Co., IL  19 Feb 2024

Families
          
 ID   Father ID   Father's Name   Mother ID   Mother's Name   Married   Last Modified 
 F702 
 I318  WARD, Thomas J.  I2219  HANCOCK, Sara Elizabeth  6 Feb 1888  24 Feb 2024
 F707 
 I2231  CHAPPELL, Elvis Solomon  I2222  WARD, Florence  7 Sep 1929  20 Feb 2024
 F706 
 I2230  KUNKLE, George Washington  I2226  MORRISON, Minnie B.  22 Oct 1907  20 Feb 2024
 F705 
 I2228  OTTINGER, Clifford  I2222  WARD, Florence  25 Jul 1914  19 Feb 2024
 F704 
 I2227  RICHARDS, Harry A.  I2224  WARD, Gertrude Mae    19 Feb 2024
 F703 
 I2220  MORRISON, Clarence A.  I2219  HANCOCK, Sara Elizabeth  22 Feb 1882  18 Feb 2024
 F701 
 I2216  GETZ, Charles  I2210  SAMS, Ruby  1903  17 Feb 2024
 F700 
 I2214  BAKER, Cornelius  I2210  SAMS, Ruby  3 Jan 1897  17 Feb 2024
 F109 
 I644  RICHARDSON, James H.  I286  WARD, Elizabeth  16 Aug 1859  17 Feb 2024
 F699 
 I2208  SAMS, Nathan  I286  WARD, Elizabeth  17 Dec 1873  17 Feb 2024