Ezekiel Abbot Porch

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Ezekiel Abbot Porch

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: North Carolina, United States
Death: September 1862 (74)
Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States
Place of Burial: Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Porch and Rebecca P. Denton
Husband of Mary Batchelor Creekmore
Father of Henry S. Porch and Edwin D. Porch
Brother of Susan Porch

Managed by: John Bruce Inman, II
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About Ezekiel Abbot Porch

According to a historical paper on Somerset and Pulaski County, KY prepared by the late Miss Martha Campbell, Ezekiel Abbot Porch and his wife Mary Bacheller (sic), lived in Somerset, Pulaski Co., KY when there were only ten houses. Ezekiel A. Porch was the first elected Jailer of Pulaski County, being elected in 1838 and serving for twenty years. He refused to run again because of his age and the state of his health.


Miscellaneous Notes from the book: Author: Helen Sigler Smith, The Creekmore Family of Whitley Co., KY by Helen Sigler Smith, Gregath Publishing Co, Wyandotte, OK; 1998; Location: FamilySearch Books - Ezekiel Abbott and Mary Batchelor (Creekmore) Porch were the parents of at least six known children:

  • Daughter Porch 1810-20 married or deceased by 1830.
  • Daughter Porch 1810-20 married or deceased by 1830.
  • Edwin D. Porch 1817
  • Henry S. Porch 1825
  • Elizabeth M. Porch 1828 single in 1850, nothing more known.
  • Laten B. Porch 1831


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Ezekiel Abbot Porch's Timeline

July 22, 1788
North Carolina, United States
March 21, 1825
Age 36
Barbourville, Knox County, Kentucky, United States
September 1862
Age 74
Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States
Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States