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  • Richard Chandler (1829 - 1888)
    GEDCOM Note ===1850-age listed 20. 1850-farmer. 1850-living with Robert Branscom and family. 1850-Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. 1860-age listed 29. 1860-Farmer. 1860-net worth $1,250. 1860-Muhlenberg Co...
  • Monk Estill (b. - 1835)
    Monk Estill (died 1835) arrived in Kentucky in the 1770s as a slave but was later freed, becoming the first freed slave in Kentucky. He made gunpowder at Boonesborough, KY. His son, Jerry, was the firs...
  • Thomas Powell (1798 - 1862)
    "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2017), Thomas Powell and Anna Chadwick, 24 Jun 1832; citing Fayette, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offi...
  • John Amos "Governor" Bennett (1753 - 1828)
    John was called "Governor" probably because he had so many children and grandchildren. DAR Ancestor #A208440 BENNETT, JOHN Ancestor #: A208440 Service: MARYLAND Rank(s): PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: C...
  • Ens. Lewis Bailey Pride, Jr (1918 - 1941)
    : University Of Kentucky 1936-37/United States Naval Academy Annapolis, Feb 1941 Class Secetary/Treasurer 1941 Awards: Purple Heart Next of Kin: Father, Lewis B. Pride, Mother, Nell (Wade) PrideUSS Pri...

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