Lyon County, Kentucky History & Biographies

34 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Softcover, KY-0237, $10.00

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A virtual "who's - who" of pioneer Lyon County, the biographies and history contained in this reprint were originally published in:

a. The History of Kentucky, by Lewis Collins, published 1882 or
b. Kentucky: A History of The State, by W.H. Perrin, J.H. Battle & G.C. Kniffin, published 1885.

These two books set the standard for Kentucky history and pioneer biographies and contain an abundance of vital record information.

 

Example

NOTE: Portions of this biography have been excluded. This example is provided to give you a flavor of the biographies contained in this volume.

James L. JAMES, Jr. was born in Stewart County, TN, July 15, 1855 and is the eldest son of James L. and Eliza (SMITH) JAMES. The father is a native of Bridgeton, NJ and was born in 1829; when a child his parents, James L. and Charlotte JAMES moved to Montgomery County, TN. There the son was reared and educated and in 1856 came to Lyon County, KY where for several years he was prominently identified with the iron manufacturing interests, from which he retired during the war ... continues with relatives of subject, children, occupation, marriage, disposition ...

 

 

Surnames Included in This Publication

* After the surname indicates over 5 DIFFERENT first names are listed under the surname.
** After the surname indicates over 10 DIFFERENT first names are listed under the surname.

Lyon ADAMS ADAMSON ANDERSON** APPLEGATE ARNOLD

BAKER BARBOUR BARROCK BARTLEY BECKET BILLINGTON BLACK BLACKBURN BOSWELL BOUGHTER BOWMAN BOYD* BRAGG BRASWELL BRINGHUNT BROTHERS BROUGH BROWN BRYAN BUNTLINE BURR

CABLE CADWELL CALLAWAY CAMPBELL* CARNEY CASH* CASSIDY** CATES CATLETT* CHAMPION* CHITTENDEN CHRISTIAN CLARK* CLAY CLINTON CLOUGH COBB COLEMAN CONANT COOK COOTES COTTON* CRAWFORD CRESAP CRUCE CRUMBAUGH

DARRAH DAVIES DAVIS DeGARNETH D'ESTAING DIX DOBBINS DUNCAN DUNMORE DUNNING DYCUS* DYER

EARLY** ESPIE EVANS EWALD&CO

FORREST FRANCE FRANCIS FRASER FREMONT

GALUSHA GATEWOOD GILBERT GIVEN GLENN** GOODALL GRACE GRACEY GRISSON GRISWOLD GROOM GUTHRIE

HALL HAMILTON HANCOCK HARRIS HARRISON HAY HEAD HELM HENRY HILLMAN HOLLAND HOLLOWAY* HOLMES HOUSE HUGGANS HUNTER HUTCHINSON**

JACKSON** JAMES* JEFFERSON JOHNSON JONES* JUDSON

KEVIL KILLEN KING KIRKPATRICK KIRTLEY** KOON

LANDER LAWSON LEECH LESTER* LEWIS LINSEY LOCKER LONG** LUCKETT LYNCH LYON**

McELROY McGOODWIN McWATERS

MACHEN** MALOY MARSHALL** MARTIN MAUM MENARD MESSENGER MILLER MIMS MOLLOY* MORGAN MURPHY*

NALL NEAL NICKELL

O'HARA* OVEY

PAINE PALMER PARKER PEACHY PIERCY POLSTON POINDEXTER PORTER PRINCE PURDY

RANDOLPH RENNICK REYNOLDS RICE** RUCKER

SAYERS SCOTT SHELBY** SHROPSHIRE** SILLS** SKINNER** SMITH STEPHENS STEWART STONE* STUART

TAYLOR THACKER** THOMPSON TICE TRIMBLE TURNER TYLER

VAN DORN VANZANT VINSON** VOGLE*

WAKE* WALKER WALLIS* WARNOCK WATKINS* WATSON WATTERSON WHITE WICKLIFF WILCOX WILLIAMS* WILSON* WITHERS** WOLF WOLFE WOOD WOODS WOODWARD WOODYARD WRIGHT WYATT

YANCEY YOUNG

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