One of the popular features found in The Kentucky Explorer each month is genealogy, often published in the form of letters, queries, photographs, and stories. Several serial features, such as Kentucky Genealogy Help Line, Genealogy From The Long Ago, and Strictly Kentucky Genealogy, are dedicated solely to this purpose and continue from month to month.

Here are some genealogy items from our November 2006 issue:
(From "Kentucky Genealogy Help Line")


Seek info. about Schuyler Lakes and Mary "Polly" Ballard Lakes, lived in Jackson and Garrard Cos., Ky., had Lincoln, all buried at Cartersville Cemetery, Garrard Co. Any info. appreciated.
June Isaacs
5027 Brock Lane
Dayton, OH 45415

Seek photos of Dr. Henry Lincoln Rader and Sarah Jane Combs Rader and family. Photos were left by Florence Rader Wood, with family in Jackson, Breathitt Co., Ky. Any help appreciated.
Gail Wood Campbell
225 Westover Drive
Clarksdale, MS 38614

Seek info. on my g. grandparents, Hiram Wallace and Rebecca Bledsoe Wallace, Carter Co., Ky., had Roy Wallace, Amelia W. James, and Judith W. Sammons. Any info. appreciated.
Jennie Ragland
2403 Ford Avenue
Owensboro, KY 42301

Seek photos of Hughie Tate, Owenton, Owen Co., Ky., m. Lillie Bessie Tackett, 1927, Scott Co., Ky. Need names of children. Any info. appreciated.
Madeline Bowlin
5414 Hankins Road
Middletown, OH 45044

Seek info. on Eli, Levi, and Eleroy Cornett (they were triplets), b. ca. 1825, Grayson Co., Va. Eli m. Jane Roberts and Eleroy m. Hannah Hurley. Any info. appreciated.
Floretta Thorpe
68 Forest Hill Drive
Irvine, KY 40336

Seek info. on Lucy Jane Peters, b. 5/12/1885, d. 6/5/1970, dau. of Harden Derius Peters, b. 1849, d. 6/22/1926 and Mary Jane Hoskins, b. 1859, d. 1949, Owsley Co., Ky., (dau. of Levi Hoskins, b. 4/2/1826, d. 8/28/1914, and Sara Elizabeth Brock, b. 4/20/1833, d. 5/13/1911), m. James Kelly, b. 1/30/1883, Owsley Co., Ky., d. 4/23/1950, children: William A., Mary Jane, Caroline, John M., Palestine, and Leander. Any info. appreciated. Will share info.
Lucreta Allen
9760 Innisbrook Boulevard
Carmel, IN 46032

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