Most of our ancestors have been in America since the Mid- 1600's. The migrations westward included a long time residence in certain locations. |
The top half of this page lists the surnames in each of those areas. The bottom half shows a more in-depth look into the individuals in those locations.
King, Guiler, Smallwood,Thornton, Shipley, Pringle, Harbin, Rodgers, Coates, Cavanaugh, Perkins, Sisler, Clark, Maris, Floyd, Holmes & Orr
Surnames from Pulaski County, Ky.
BRINSON: Sarah Brinson b. 1808 in Pulaski County, Ky. d. 13 Nov. 1855 Pulaski County, Ky. the daughter of Melinda ____? b. Abt.1775 and Jonathan Brinson Sr b. Abt. 1775
BULLOCK: Mary "Polly" Bullock b. 1776 m. 28 June 1797 Lincoln Co. ( Pulaski County), Ky. to William Ping Sr. b. 1850
DYKES: Sarah Jane Dykes b.28 Feb.1874 in Hale, Pulaski Co.,Ky. d. 22 Dec.1944 daughter of James Martin Dykes b.29 Dec.1844 in Pulaski Co.,Ky. d. 19 May 1918 son of John Dykes b 1815 d. Abt.1865 son of Mary ____? b. 1788 Va. and William Dykes (Dyche) b.1778 VA d.1855 Pulaski Co.,Ky. son of Elizabeth ____? d. 1825 Greenbriar Co.,Va. and James Dyche b. 1750 d. 1825 Greenbrier Co., Va..
DYE: Margaret (Peggy) Dye d. Bef. 1840 m. Obadiah Phelps
HARGIS: Elizabeth Hargis b.1820 Ky daughter of Sabra Morgan b.1800 Va. and John Hargis b.1792 Va. son of William Hargis Sr.
HORTON: Julia Ann Horton b.19 July 1844 in Wayne Co., Ky. d. 9 Sept. 1904 in Pulaski Co., Ky. daughter of Sally Dabney b.1808 Ky. and Archibald Horton b. 1807 VA
PHELPS: Marta A.Phelps b. 1849 in Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. daughter of Lowrenzo Dow Phelps b. 1805 in Pulaski County, Ky. son of Obediah Phelps b. Abt. 1789 d. Abt.1845
PING: Nancy Ping b .6 Oct. 1803 in Pulaski County, Ky. d. 8 Dec. 1890 in Elliot, Mongomery Co., Ia. daughter of William Ping Sr. b.Abt.1780 Culpepper Co., Va. d. Jan. 1850 Pulaski County, Ky .son of Margaret ____? b. Abt. 1740 and John Ping Sr. b. Abt 1740 England d. Abt. 1823 Pulaski County, Ky.
WADDLE: Malinda Waddle b. 21 Feb.1827 Pulaski Co., Ky. d.Abt.1875 daughter of William Sr Waddle b.26 Dec. 1793 Washington Co,. Pa. d. 16 June 1864 Pulaski County, Ky.and Sally Waddle b. 22 Nov.1795 Garrard County, Ky William was son of Melinda ____? b. Jan.1771 Va. d. 24 June 1835 in Pulaski County, Ky. and Peter Waddle b. 1766 Washington County, Va. d. 1 Jun 1841 Sally was daughter of Henry Waddle Sr. b. 1762 Washington County,Va. d. 18 Sept. 1849 Pulaski County, Ky.
WELSH/WELCH: Jane Welsh b .June 1765 in Madison County, Ky. d 24 July 1848 in Pulaski County, Ky. daughter of Thomas Robert Welch b. 1739
Surnames from the OHIO VALLEY
Seeking information on Meshack KING and sons John KING and Thomas KING. They came through Ohio County, Virginia (WV) in 1810 and on to Monroe County, Ohio in 1820 with Meshack's brother Shadrack KING. Meshack's son, John married Rebecca PERKINS in 1826. Her parents were Reuben PERKINS and Catherine _______? John's daughter married Reuben THORNTON in 1866 in Noble County. His Parents were Elijah THORNTON and Mary Jane CAVANAUGH. She was the dau. of Timothy CAVANAUGH and Maria ORR. They are buried in Monroe County. Reuben THORNTON's son, Francis Marrion "Frank" THORNTON married Florance SHIPLEY on 21 March 1895 in East Union in Noble County. Her parents were John Henry SHIPLEY and Mary Rose GUILER. I believe Mary was the dau. of Samuel Franklin GUILER and Hanna CLARK. I know nothing about the CLARK's except her father was probably Henry. John Henry SHIPLEY's parents were John Calvin SHIPLEY and Hester SISLER. Her parents were John SISLER Sr. and Elizabeth ROISE (or RUISE). Also, Thomas KING's son George married Martha E. PRINGLE in Monroe County.. Their son Gideon married Olive Belle SMALLWOOD on 9 Sept. 1893. Her parents were John Henry SMALLWOOD and Maria E. HARBIN. His parents were James SMALLWOOD and Sarah Coates. Maria's parents were Samuel O. HARBIN and Ann F. THORNTON. Samuel's parents were John HARBIN and Rachel MARIS. Ann's parents were the above mentioned Reuben THORNTON and Lydia HOLMES. Also I would very much like to correspond with anyone who has information on the 77th and 92ed O.V.I and/or the town of East Union in Noble County, Ohio (Pictured above).
Surnames in Christian and Greene Counties, Missouri
Wilson (Wm) Commodore WIGGINS ( b.Apr. 1885 Mo.) of Christian Co. married Angeline PAINTER (b. 1860 Mo.) on March 17, 1881 in Dade Co. His parents were John Henry WIGGINS b.1831 Tn. and Cyntha HYDER b. 1833 Tn. They appear in the census in Benton Township, Christian County in 1860,1870 and 1880. John enlisted in the 72ed Reg. of the Enrolled Missouri Militia. He is buried in Bruner Cemetery in Christian County. John's parents were James WIGGINS and Elizabeth COMPTON. They also appear in the census in Benton Township in 1850, 1860 and 1870.
Angeline PAINTER's parents were Kenneth PAINTER and Mary "Polly" SWEARENGIN. His father was Jacob "Jake" PAINTER - Gunsmith and one of the founders of Springfield, Mo. Jake came there with his father Samuel in 1820's.
Mary "Polly" SWEARENGIN's parents were Elijah Hugh "Eli" SWEARENGIN who married Sarah Caroline JACKSON. He was a wagon master who first brought people into Greene County.
Cynthia HYDER was the daughter of Jonathan Hyder and Mary Polly STOGDEN who moved from Tn. to Polk Co., Mo about 1843
The State of Pennsylvania
James SMALLWOOD b. 1805 m. Sarah b.1791 Pa. both are of Irish parents Samuel GUILER b.1829 Pa. son of William and Mary Guiler both b. Ireland William SHIPLEY b.1780/1790 (PA.?) m. Mary FLOYD b.1797 Pa. dau. of Aaron FLOYD b.1772, Pa. Silas Paul (Cyrus) CUTSHALL b.Jan.1,1849 in Broadtop, Huntingdon Co.,Pa.son of Rebecca LOCKE b. Pa. Catherine WEIGHT b.Sept.22,1850 in Broadtop, Huntingdon Co.,Pa. dau. of Henry WEIGHT b. 1811/1824 Pa. and Hannah b. 1815/1828 Pa. Martha Pearl BRANTNER b.Apr. 17,1892 in Evert, Bedford Co.,Pa. dau. of John Brantner b. ___ in Saxton, Bedford Co.,Pa. m. Sarah Florence VEACH b.Jan.6,1868, in Altoona, Blair Co. Pa. dau. of John Grubb VEATCH b.Oct.13,1839 in Clearville, Bedford Co. Pa. and Lucretia G.(Christina) LAMISON b.about 1848 Deborah GRUBB b.1796 in Bedford co. Pa. m. Jesse Elliott VEATCH about 1820 in Clearville, Bedford Co., Pa. Mariah ORR b.Mar.1789/1791 Pa. dau. of Thomas and Elizabeth ORR Timothy CAVANAUGH b. Mar.6,1782 Pa. m Maria ORR Jun.16, 1816 and is the son of Daniel CAVANAUGH Meshach and brother Shadrach KING b. 1780 last located in 1800 in Washington Co. Pa.