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Baird, Annie Pittman

Kentucky Certificate No. 19003
Full Name: Annie Baird
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City: Greenville
Usual Residence
State: Kentucky
County: Muhlenberg
City: Greenville
Street: Trowbridge
Date of Death: August 31, 1942
Cause of Death: Chronic Interstitial Nephritis
Female, White, Widowed
Birth date of deceased: January 16, 1867
Age: 75 years 7 months 15 days
Birthplace: Ky.
Father's Name: Tybarious Pittman
Birthplace: Ky.
Mother's Maiden Name: Mary Ann Lovell
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: Odis Baird, Greenville, Ky.
Burial Place: Evergreen
Burial Date: September 1, 1942

Baker, Charlotte A. Clemins

Kentucky Certificate No. 8193
Full Name: Charlotte A. Baker
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City: Depoy
Name of Hospital: Greenville Community Hospital
Usual Residence
State: Kentucky
County: Muhlenberg
Date of Death: March 20, 1940
Cause of Death: Septic Coma
Due to: Common Duct Gall Stones
Female, White
Name of Husband: John Baker
Age of Husband, if alive: 70
Birth date of deceased: June 15, 1871
Age: 69 years 9 months 20 days
Birthplace: Union Co.
Occupation: Housewife
Father's Name: Joseph Clemins
Birthplace: Liverpool England
Mother's Maiden Name: Caroline Church
Birthplace: Illinois
Informant: John P. Baker, 214 S. 27 Belville(?) Ill.
Burial Place: Oak Grove
Burial Date: March 21, 1940

Baker, Effie Bourland

Tennessee Certificate No. 438
Full Name: Mrs. Effie Bourland Baker
Place of Death
County: Davidson
City: Nashville, St. Thomas
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: August 10, 1882
Age: 36 years 4 months 14 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Birthplace: Ky.
Name of Father: Chas. A. Bourland
Birthplace: Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Eudora J. Hays
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: Mrs. Ben Scott, Madisonville, Ky.
Date of Death: December 24, 1918
Cause of Death: Acute Dialation [sic] of Heart
Length of Residence
At place of death: 21 days
In the State: 21 days
Where was disease contracted, if not at place of death? Greenville, Ky.
Former or usual residence: Greenville
Place of Burial or Removal: Greenville, Ky.
Date of Burial: 12-25, 1918

Ball, Archie Henry

Kentucky Certificate No. 3924
Full Name: Archie Henry Ball
Place of Death
County: Muhl.
City: Central City Rural
Usual Residence
State: Ky.
County: Muhl.
City: Central City Rural
Date of Death: February 11, 1951
Male, White, Married
Date of Birth: December 10, 1865
Age: 85
Occupation: Coal Miner
Birthplace: Ky.
Father's Name: Bennie Ball
Mother's Maiden Name: unk.
Informant: Shell Fraize
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
Antecendent Causes: secondary - Hypotensive Cardiovascular disease
Burial Date: 2-13-51
Name of Cemetery: Nelson Creek
Location: Muhl. Co. Ky.

Ball, J.M.

Kentucky Certificate No. 28893
Full Name: J.M. Ball
Place of Death: Nelson Vot. Pct.
Male, White, Married
Date of Birth: 02 April 1872
Date of Death: 05 November 1923
Age: 51 years 6 months
Occupation: R.R.
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: Benjamin Ball
Birthplace of Father: Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother: Margaret Adcock
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Frank Huskisson, Nelson, KY
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion, 07 November 1923

Ball, James T.

Kentucky Certificate No. 26842
Full Name: James T. Ball
Place of Death
Town: Mercer
Male, White, Married
Spouse's Name: Mrs. Lucy Ball
Date of Birth: 02 January 1866
Date of Death: 13 September 1937
Age: 70 years 8 months 11 days
Occupation: Farmer
Father's Name: Ben Ball
Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Maiden Name: Margret Adcock
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Mrs. George Ball, Central City, KY, RFD
Burial: Jago Cemetery, 14 September 1937
Undertaker: J.B. Tucker, Bremen, KY

Ball, Kelly

Kentucky Certificate No. 28890
Full Name: Kelly Ball
Place of Death: Browder, KY
Male, White, Widowed
Date of Birth: 20 May 1860
Date of Death: 15 November 1923
Cause of Death: Killed by Train
Age: 63 years 6 months 5 days
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: Green S. Ball
Birthplace of Father: NC
Maiden Name of Mother: Abbigill
Birthplace of Mother: Tennessee
Informant: Alva Lott, Drakesboro, KY
Place of Burial: Simmons Chappel, 16 November 1923
Undertaker: J.R. Kimmel, Drakesboro, KY
Note: Simmons Chapel is now Union Chapel General Baptist Church Cemetery.

Ball, Lou Ann

Kentucky Certificate No. 7650
Full Name: Lou Ann Ball
Place of Death: Hillside Vot. Pct.
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 15 January 1888
Date of Death: 06 March 1925
Age: 37 years 1 month 21 days
Occupation: House wife
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County
Name of Father: Bengeman Ball
Birthplace of Father: Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother: Margaret Adcock
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg County
Informant: Ed Ball, Hillside, Kentucky
Burial: Mercer Burying Ground, 07 March 1925
Undertaker: M.B. McDonald, Greenville, KY

Ball, Lucy Evitts

Kentucky Certificate No. 26844
Full Name: Lucy Ball
Place of Death
Town: Mercer
Female, White, Married
Spouse: James T. Ball
Date of Birth: 05 July 1872
Date of Death: 16 September 1937
Age: 65 years 2 months 11 days
Occupation: Housework
Birthplace: Kentucky
Father's Name: Tob [Tobe?] Evitts
Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's Maiden Name: Jane Vincent
Birthplace: Kentucky
Informant: Beula Barentine, Drakesboro, KY
Burial: Jago Cemetery, 17 September 1937
Undertaker: J.B. Tucker, Bremen, KY

Ball, Major P.

Kentucky Certificate No. 13078
Full Name: Major P. Ball
Male, White, Widowed
Date of Birth: 26 August 1851
Date of Death: 18 April 1929
Age: 77 years 7 months 22 days
Occupation: Miner
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: Green Ball
Birthplace of Father: Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother: Abby Brewer
Birthplace of Mother: Tennessee
Informant: Bennie Ball, Cleaton, KY
Place of Burial: Brownsville, KY

Ball, Marcella Long

Kentucky Certificate No. 3903
Name of Deceased: Marcella Ball
Place of Death: Moorman, KY
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 01 January 1869
Date of Death: 13 February 1953
Birthplace: Kentucky
Father's Name: John Long
Mother's Maiden Name: Mary E. Boyd
Informant: David Ball
Burial: Island Cemetery, Island, KY, 13 February 1953
Funeral Director: Tucker Funeral Home, Central City, KY

Ball, Margerette Ball

Kentucky Certificate No. 5060
Full Name: Margerette Ball
Place of Death
Town: Central City
Female, White, Widow
Date of Birth: 25 September 1874
Date of Death: 26 February 1915
Age: 40 years 5 months
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County, KY
Name of Father: M.P. Ball
Birthplace of Father: Muhlenberg County
Maiden Name of Mother: Sarah Bowling
Birthplace of Mother: North Carolina
Informant: Adie Boling, Central City, KY
Burial: Simmons' Chapel near Rochester, KY
Undertaker: Martin Moore
Note: Simmons Chapel is now Union Chapel General Baptist Church Cemetery.

Ball, Margret Adcock

Kentucky Certificate No. 19824
Full Name: Margret Ball
Voting Precinct: North Central City
Female, White, Widow
Date of Birth: 27 January 1848
Date of Death: 20 July 1913
Age: 65 years 5 months 23 days
Occupation: Housework
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County, KY
Name of Father: Tom Adcock
Birthplace of Father: Don't Know
Maiden Name of Mother: Sallie Hill
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg County, KY
Informant: Ed Ball
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion, 21 July 1913
Undertaker: Martin Moore, Central City, KY

Ball, Martha Elizabeth Whanger

Kentucky Certificate No. 18082
Full Name: Martha Elizabeth Ball
Place of Death: Hillside Vot. Pct.
Female, White, Married
Name of Husband: Tom Ball
Date of Birth: 03 September 1861
Date of Death: 03 July 1935
Age: 73 years 10 months
Birthplace: West Virginia
Name of Father: John Whanger
Birthplace: West Virginia
Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Jane Kart
Birthplace of Mother: West Virginia
Informant: Rev. Gossett
Burial: Jago Cemetery, 05 July 1935
Undertaker: Arthur L. Moseley, Central City, KY

Ball, Mary Frances Doss

Kentucky Certificate No. 22231
Full Name: Mary Frances Ball
Place of Death
Town: Ennis, KY
Female, White, Married
Spouse: Noah Ball
Date of Birth: Don't Know 1871
Date of Death: 23 August 1937
Age: 66 years
Birthplace: Central City, KY
Name of Father: Aza Doss
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Lizzie Tooly
Birthplace of Mother: Central City, KY
Informant: Noah Ball, Ennis, KY
Burial: Simmoms Chapel, 24 August 1937
Undertaker: J.R. Kimmel, Drakesboro, KY
Note: Simmons Chapel is now Union Chapel General Baptist Church Cemetery. Frances Ball is listed in Marian G. Hammer's Muhlenberg County Kentucky Cemeteries Book II with a death date of 29 August 1937 but no birth date is given.

Ball, Mary M. Whanger

Kentucky Certificate No. 20041
Full Name: Mary M. Ball
Place of Death: Central City
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 11 November 1854
Date of Death: 31 July 1929
Age: 74 years 8 months 20 days
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: John Whanger
Birthplace of Father: West Virginia
Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Kart
Birthplace of Mother: West Virginia
Informant: Martin Whanger, Central City, KY
Place of Burial: Jago Cemetery, 01 August 1929
Undertaker: E.J. Anderson, Central City, KY

Ball, Mary Vaught

Kentucky Certificate No. 27415
Full Name: Mary Ball
Place of Death
Voting Precinct: Powderly
Female, White, Widow
Date of Birth: 09 July 1857
Date of Death: 09 October 1929
Age: 72 years 3 mmonths
Occupation: Housework
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County, KY
Name of Father: William Vaught
Birthplace of Father: Unknown
Maiden Name of Mother: Unknown
Birthplace of Mother: Unknown
Informant: Calvin Monroe Steel, Powderly, KY
Place of Burial: Dovey Grave Yard, 10 October 1929
Undertaker: Orion L. Roark, Greenville, KY

Ball, Nannie M. Vaught

Kentucky Certificate No. 2369
Full Name: Nannie M. Ball
Place of Death
Town: Belton, KY
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 14 February 1871
Date of Death: 03 December 1945
Age: 74 years 9 months 19 days
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: William Vaught
Birthplace of Father: Unknown
Maiden Name of Mother: Unknown
Birthplace of Mother: Unknown
Informant: J.W. Ball, Belton, KY
Buial: Rose Hill, 06 December 1945
Funeral Director: E.J. Anderson, Central City, KY

Ball, Noah B.

Kentucky Certificate No. 16239
Full Name: Noah B. Ball
Place of Death
Town: Central City, KY Route 4
Male, White, Married
Spouse: Beulah Ball
Date of Birth: 20 May 1877
Date of Death: 04 July 1946
Age: 69 years 1 months 15 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County
Father's Name: Ben F. Ball
Father's Place of Birth: Tennessee
Mother's Maiden Name: Margaret Adcock
Mother's Place of Birth: Muhlenberg County, KY
Informant: Beulah Bell, Route 4, Central City, KY
Burial: Mt. Zion Cemetery, 06 July 1946
Funeral Director: Kimmel Funeral Home, Drakesboro, KY

Ball, Sallie M. Ball

Kentucky Certificate No. 16852
Full Name: Sallie M. Ball
Place of Death
Voting Precinct: Nelson, Kentucky
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 05 February 1878
Date of Death: 05 July 1924
Age: 46 years 5 months
Occupation: House wife
Birthplace: Kentucky
Father's Name: M.P. Ball
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Mother's Maiden Name: Sallie Bolling
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Arch Ball, Nelson, Kentucky
Burial: Nelson Creek, 06 July 1924
Undertaker: Moore Undertaking, Central City, KY

Ball, Sarah Ann Bowling

Kentucky Certificate No. 2079
Full Name: Sarah Ann Ball
Place of Death
Town: Central City
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 10 December 1853
Date of Death: 10 December 1923
Age: 70 years
Birthplace: Tennessee
Name of Father: Bill Bowling
Birthplace of Father: Virginia
Name of Mother: Unknown
Birthplace of Mother: Unknown
Informant: B.H. Ball, Central City
Place of Burial: Nelson, KY, 11 December 1923
Undertaker: Eakins & Anderson, Central City, KY

Ball, Sudie Elizabeth Pointer

Kentucky Certificate No. 9089
Full Name: Sudie Elizabeth Ball
Place of Death: Nelson, KY
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: 03 April 1894
Date of Death: 27 Mar 1917
Age: 22 years 11 months 27 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg, KY
Name of Father: William Pointer
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Jennie Griffith
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Henry Ball, Nelson, KY
Burial: Kincheloe's Bluff, 28 March 1917

Ball, William

Kentucky Certificate No. 5099
Full Name: William Ball
Place of Death: Hillside Vot. Pct.
Male, White, Widower
Date of Birth: [blank]
Date of Death: 24 February 1915
Age: 94 years
Occupation: Coal Miner
Birthplace: [blank]
Name of Father: [blank]
Maiden Name of Mother: [blank]
Informant: J.W. Griggs, Hillside, KY
Burial: Mud River Kentucky, 26 February 1915
Undertaker: Orion L. Roark, Greenville, KY

Ball, William

Kentucky Certificate No. 28092
Full Name: William Ball
Place of Death
Voting Precinct: Hillside
Male, White, Widowed
Date of Birth: 1845
Date of Death: 18 November 1935
Age: 90 years
Trade: None
Birthplace: Don't Know
Father's Name: Don't Know
Father's Birthplace: Don't Know
Mother's Name: Don't Know
Mother's Birthplace: Don't Know
Informant: Millard Eaves, Hillside, KY
Burial: Jago Burying Ground, 19 November 1935
Undertaker: M.B. McDonald & Company, Greenville, KY

Ball, William Morton

Kentucky Certificate No. 25720
Full Name: William Morton Ball
Place of Death: Mercer Vot. Pct.
Male, White
Date of Birth: 05 March 1892
Date of Death: 14 September 1935
Age: 43 years 6 months 9 days
Birthplace: Kentucky
Father's Name: W.T. Ball
Birthplace of Father: Tennessee
Maiden Name of Mother: Mary M. Whanger
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: W.T. Ball, Mercer, KY
Burial: Jago, 15 September 1935
Undertaker: Greenville Funeral Home, Greenville, KY

Baltzell, Stillborn

Kentucky Certificate No. 24163
Full Name: Stillborn
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Drakesboro
Male, Col.
Date of Birth: September 21, 1911
Birthplace: Drakesboro
Name of Father: Wm. Baltzell
Birthplace: Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Emily Rawson
Birthplace: Tenn.
Informant: Wm. Baltzell, Drakesboro
Date of Death: Setpember 21, 1911
Cause of Death: Stillborn, Unknown
Death occurred at: 7 a.m.
Place of Burial: Smith Cemetery
Date of Burial: September 21, 1911

Bandy, Edward Delonzo

Kentucky Certificate No. 23105
Full Name: Edward Delonzo Bandy
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City: Greenville, Ky.
Male White
Date of Birth: May 2, 1871
Age: 64 years 4 months 9 days
Occupation: Chief Police
Birthplace: Greenville, Ky.
Father's Name: Jeff Bandy
Birthplace: Macon Co., TN
Mother's Maiden Name: Margaret E. Harrison
Birthplace: McLean Co., Ky.
Informant: R.C. Bandy, Greenville, Ky.
Burial Place: Woodlawn
Burial Date: 9-12, 1935
Undertaker: Greenville Funeral Home, Greenville, Ky.
Date of Death: September 11, 1935
Cause of Death: shot self through chest with 45 caliber pistol - accident
Where did accident occur? Police Courtroom

Barbee, O.A. Jr.

Kentucky Certificate No. 32304
Full Name: O.A. Barbee Jr.
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Court House
City: Greenville
Male, White, Single
Date of Birth: October 10, 1911
Age: 2 months 14 days
Occupation: at Home
Birthplace: Muhlenberg Co. Ky.
Name of Father: O.A. Barbee
Birthplace: Wilson Co. Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother: Stella G. Harris
Birthplace of Mother: Terra Haute, Ind.
Informant: O.A. Barbee, Greenville, Ky.
Date of Death: December 24, 1911
Cause of Death: Inunition [Inanition?]
Place of Burial: Evergreen
Date of Burial: December 25, 1911

Barnard, Bessie

Kentucky Certificate No. 26811
Full Name: Bessie Barnard
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg - Paradise, KY
Female Negro Single
Date of Birth: 12 September 1891
Age: 23 years 29 days
Profession: Housework
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Name of Father: Wing Barnard
Birthplace of Father: Ohio Co., KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Betty Reid
Birthplace of Mother: Butler Co., KY
Informant: Wing Barnard, Drakesboro, KY
Date of Death: 11 October 1914
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis of Lungs
Physician: H.D. Newman, Drakesboro, KY
Place of Burial: Smiths Burying Ground
Date of Burial: 12 October 1914
Undertaker: J.B. House & Company, Drakesboro, KY

Barnard, Massie Harris

Kentucky Certificate No. 14228
Full Name: Massie Barnard
Place of Death: Drakesboro, Muhlenberg County
Female Colored Married
Date of Birth: 20 January 1891
Birthplace: Logan (County, KY)
Age: 27 years 5 months 1 day
Name of Father: Abner Harris
Born: Logan County KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Don't know
Informant: Sherden Barnard, Drakesboro, KY
Date of Death: 21 May 1918
Cause of Death: Acute Lobar Pneumonia
Contributory: Valvular Disease of Heart
Physician: J.D. Cundiff, Drakesboro, KY
Buried: Smith Gy, 23 May 1918
Undertaker: Jas. E. George, Greenville, KY

Barnard, Rachel

Kentucky Certificate No. 25791
Full Name: Rachel Barnard
Place of Death: Drakesboro, Muhlenberg County
Female Colored Widowed
Born: 07 May 1823
Birthplace: Logan County, KY
Age: 101 years 5 months 19 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Father: [blank]
Born: don't know
Mother's Maiden Name: Caubrerson
Born: don't know
Informant: Pearl B. Reed, Drakesboro, KY
Date of Death: November 26, 1924
Cause of Death: Influenza
Physician: T.P. Haralson, Drakesboro, KY
Buried: Smiths Drakesboro, 28 November 1924
Undertaker: J.R. Kimmel, Drakesboro, KY

Barnard, Richard

Kentucky Certificate No. 5967
Full Name: Richard Barnard
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Paradise
Male Negro Married
Date of Birth: 01 March 1825
Age: 97 years 11 months 5 days
Birthplace: -
Name of Father: None listed
Birthplace of Father: -
Maiden Name of Mother: None listed
Birthplace of Mother: -
Informant: George Reed, Drakesboro
Date of Death: 06 February 1923
Place of Burial: Smith's Cemetery
Date of Burial: 08 February 1923

Barnard, Wing

Kentucky Certificate No. 14784
Full Name: Wing Barnard
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg - Paradise, KY
Male Colored Single
Date of birth: 1854
Age: 78 years 11 months 8 days
Profession: Farmer
Born: KY
Father: Richard Barnard
Birthplace of Father: KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Rachel Young
Birthplace of Mother: KY
Informant: W.C. Barnard, Danville, IL
Date of Death: 21 June 1932
Cause of Death: Lobar Pneumonia
Contributory Causes: Delayed resolution in lung
Physician: H.D. Newman, Drakesboro, KY
Buried: Smith Cemetery, 24 June 1932
Undertaker: Blake Finch, Drakesboro, KY

Barnes, Mrs. Ola Hayes

Kentucky Certificate No. 36115
Full Name: Mrs. Ola Barnes
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Central City
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: December 12, 1890
Age: 27 years 10 months 22 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County, Ky.
Name of Father: J.H. Hayes
Birthplace: Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother: Nettie James
Birthplace: Muhlenberg Co., Ky.
Informant: M.W. Barnes, Mercer, Ky.
Date of Death: November 3, 1918
Cause of Death: Broncho Pneumonia
Contributory: Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Place of Burial: Jagoe B.G.
Date of Burial: November 4, 1918

Barrett, James

Kentucky Certificate No. 2196
Full Name: James Barrett
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City: Greenville, Hopkinsville St.
Male Colored Married
Date of Birth: Oct. 15, 1838
Age: 72 years 2 months 20 days
Occupation: common labor
Birthplace: Ohio Co, Ky
Name of Father: Jack Brigges
Birthplace of Father: Ohio Co, Ky
Maiden Name of Mother: unknown
Birthplace of Mother: unknown
Informant: Catherine Barrett, Greenville, Ky
Date of Death: Jan. 4, 1911
Cause of Death: Lobar Pneumonia of both Lungs
Doctor: A. Cornelius, Greenville, Ky
Place of Burial: Greenville, Ky
Date of Burial: Jan. 5, 1911
Undertaker: Orien L. Roark, Greenville, Ky

Bates, Phillip H.

Kentucky Certificate No. 19066
Full Name: Phillip H. Bates
Place of Death
County: McLean
Inc. Town: Rumsey
Male White Widowed
Date of Birth: March 1845
Age: 69 years 3 months
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Name of Father: Jesse Bates
Birthplace of Father: Virginia
Maiden Name of Mother: Miss Arterberry (Elizabeth)
Birthplace of Mother: Unknown
Informant: O.T. Payne
Date of Death: 2 July 1914
Place of Burial: New Cypress, Sacramento, McLean Co, Ky
Date of Burial: 3 July 1914
Contributed by Gil Stewart

Beard, Fred

Kentucky Certificate No. 21584
Full Name: Fred Beard
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Cleaton, Ky
Male Colored Married
Date of Birth: Dec. 24, 1874
Age: 42 years 7 months 8 days
Occupation: Coal miner
Birthplace: Ky
Name of Father: John Beard
Birthplace of Father: Ky
Maiden Name of Mother: Transylvania Beard
Birthplace of Mother: Ky
Informant: Laddie Beard, Cleaton, Ky
Date of Death: Aug. 8, 1916
Place of Burial: Wickliffe Graveyard
Date of Burial: 8-9, 1916

Bennett, Amos Wilson

Kentucky Certificate No. 36099
Full Name: Amos Wilson Bennett
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. Paradise, Ky.
Male White Married
Date of Birth: May 17, 1873
Age: 45 years 6 months 6 days
Occupation: Minister
Birthplace: Bremen, Ky.
Name of Father: Elijah Bennett
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Died when he was two yrs. old: no one knows
Birthplace of Mother: not known
Informant: Willie G. Bennett, Louisville, Ky.
Date of Death: Nov. 23, 1918
Time of Death: 6 a.m.
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis of Lungs
Duration: 2 years
Place of Burial: Mt. Carmel (Paradise, Ky.)
Date of Burial: Nov. 24, 1918

Bennett, Mrs. Benson B.

Kentucky Certificate No. 7798
Full Name: Mrs. Benson B. Bennett
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. North Boggess
Inc. Town: Greenville, Ky.
Female White Widow
Date of Birth: Not Known
Age: 75 years
Occupation: Housekeeper
Birthplace: Virginia
Name of Father: not known
Birthplace of Father: not known
Maiden Name of Mother: McGeorge
Birthplace of Mother: Virginia
Informant: C.S. Englar, Greenville, Ky.
Date of Death: March 6, 1911
Time of Death: 9 p.m.
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
Length of residence at place of death: 3 years
Place of Burial: Rockport(?) Ind.(?)
Date of Burial: March 8, 1911

Bennett, Edward

Kentucky Certificate No. 23837
Full Name: Edward Bennett
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. Summers
Male White Married
Date of Birth: January 15, 1845
Age: 81 years 7 months 15 days
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: [blank]
Name of Father: Edward Bennett
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Maiden Name of Mother: Carlina Bennett
Birthplace: Henderson
Informant: [blank]
Date of Death: September 5, 1926
Cause of Death: Interstitial nephritis
Doctor: J.H. Harralson, Graham, Ky.
Place of Burial: [blank]
Date of Burial: [blank]
Undertaker: Orien L. Roark, Greenville, Ky.

Bennett, Elijah

Kentucky Certificate No. 19231
Full Name: Elijah Bennett
Place of Death: Bremen
County: Muhlenberg County, KY
Male White Married
Date of Birth: 27 Mar 1844
Age: 80 years 4 months 20 days
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: Amos Bennett
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Matilda Richey
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Wes E. Bennett, Route 1, Bremen, KY
Date of Death: 17 Aug 1924
Cause of Death: Apoplexy
Place of Burial: Shavers Chapel
Date of Burial: 18 Aug 1924

Bennett, Gertrude Cardwell

Kentucky Certificate No. 16113
Full Name: Gertrude Bennett
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Drakesboro, Ky.
Female, White, Married
Date of Birth: January 15, 1889
Age: 22 years 5 months 2 days
Occupation: Housewife
Birthplace: Rochester, Butler Co., Ky.
Name of Father: Warner Taylor Cardwell
Birthplace: Crittenden County, Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Mary Elizabeth Lewis
Birthplace: Henry County, Ky.
Informant: Warner T. Cardwell, Central City, Ky.
Date of Death: June 17, 1911
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis of Peritonesum
Doctor: H.D. Newman, Drakesboro, Ky.
Place of Burial: Highway
Date of Burial: June 18, 1911
Undertaker: J.B. House & Co., Drakesboro, Ky.

Bennett, Lilly May Phillip

Kentucky Certificate No. 9642
Full Name: Lilly May Bennett
Place of Death
County: Hopkins
Vot. Pct. Elk 62 W
Female White Married
Date of Birth: May 7, 1876
Age: 34 years 11 months 10 days
Occupation: Housework
Birthplace: Ky.
Name of Father: S.E. Phillip
Birthplace of Father: Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Annie K. Brackett
Birthplace of Mother: Ky.
Informant: S.E. Phillips, Madisonville
Date of Death: April 25, 1911
Time of Death: 11 p.m.
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis
Place of Burial: Brier Creek Cemetery
Date of Burial: 4/27, 1911
Note: Lilly May Phillips Bennett was the wife of Rev. Amos Wilson Bennett who died in Muhlenberg in 1918. See
his death certificate above.

Bennett, Lydia Caroline Hendricks

Kentucky Certificate No. 22360 DELAY
Full Name: Lydia Caroline Bennett
Place of Death
Vot. Pct. Rosewood
Female White Widowed
Wife of Amos Bennett
Date of Birth: January 31, 1854
Age: 86 years 6 months 28 days
Birthplace: KY
Father's Name: Joseph Hendricks
Birthplace: KY
Mother's Maiden Name: Susan Shaver
Birthplace: KY
Informant: Clarence Bennett, Central City, KY
Burial Place: Shaver Chapel
Burial Date: 8-31, 1940 Funeral director: Tucker Funeral Home, Central City, KY
Date of Death: 8-29, 1940
Cause of Death: Interstitial nephritis
Doctor: J.H. Harralson, Central City, KY

Bennett, William Worth

Kentucky Certificate No. 13793
Full Name: William Worth Bennett
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Moorman, Ky.
Male White Married
Date of Birth: August 22, 1859
Age: 66 years 9 months 3 days
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: Ohio Co., Ky.
Name of Father: Jas. S. Bennett
Birthplace: Ohio Co., Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Bettie Drake
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Informant: James C. Whitmer, Central City, Ky.
Date of Death: May 25, 1926
Cause of Death: Phthesis(?) Pulmonary(?)
Doctor: J.R. Barnes, So. Carrollton, Ky.
Place of Burial: New Hope
Date of Burial: May 26, 1926
Undertaker: Moore Undertaking, Central City

Bennewitz, Beulah Murl

Kentucky Certificate No. 33484
Full Name: Beulah Murl Bennewitz
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. Paradise
Female White Single
Date of Birth: May 7, 1913
Age: 6 years 6 months 26 days
Occupation: at home
Birthplace: Paradise, Ky.
Name of Father: Lewis Bennewitz
Birthplace of Father: Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Ella Baker
Birthplace of Mother: Ky.
Informant: J.C. Dobbs, Paradise, Ky.
Date of Death: Dec. 1, 1919
Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever
Doctor: H.D. Newman, Drakesboro, Ky.
Burial Information: [blank]

Benson, Hallie Moore

Kentucky Certificate No. 27239
Full Name: Hallie Moore Benson
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Greenville
Institution: Muhlenberg Co. Hospital
Usual Residence
State: Ky.
County: Butler
City or town: Rochester, Ky.
Female White Widowed
Name of husband: George Calvin Benson
Birth date of deceased: August 14, 1876
Age: 70 years 3 months 29 days
Birthplace: Butler Co.
Occupation: Housekeeper
Father's Name: Jesse Thomas Moore
Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's Maiden name: Mary Jane Mason
Birthplace: Butler Co.
Informant: Jess R. Benson, 1222 Logan St., Madison, Ill.
Burial Place: Riverview Cem.
Burial Date: 12-15, 1946
Funeral director: Smith Funeral Home, Morgantown, Ky.
Date of death: 12-13, 1946
Cause of death: Coronary Thrombosis

Bevel, George Washington

Kentucky Certificate No. 12689 DELAY
Full Name: Geo. Washington Bevel
Male, White, Married
Date of Birth: [blank]
Date of Death: 09 April 1938
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: William Bevel
Birthplace of Father: [blank]
Mother's Maiden Name: Sarah Woods
Birthplace of Mother: [blank]
Informant: Zellie Bevel, Central City, KY
Burial: [place blank], 10 April 1938
Undertaker: J.B. Tucker & Son, Bremen, KY

Bidwell, Clark

Kentucky Certificate No. 2175
Full Name: Clark Bidwell
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. South Carrollton, Ky.
Male White Single
Date of Birth: December 17, 1910
Age: 1 month 11 days
Occupation: None
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Name of Father: James Moorman Bidwell
Birthplace of Father: Muhlenberg
Maiden Name of Mother: Annie Edwards
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg
Informant: J.M. Bidwell, Moorman(?), Ky.
Date of Death: January 28, 1911
Cause of Death: Whooping Cough followed with Bronchiopneumonia
Doctor: J.R. Barnes, South Carrollton, Ky.
Place of Burial: New Hope
Date of Burial: January 29, 1911
Undertaker: H.B. Daniels(?), Moorman, Ky.

Bingham, Julia Smith

Kentucky Certificate No. 7361
Full Name: Julia Bingham
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Paradise
Female White Married
Date of Birth: 14 Aug 1847
Age: 81 years 6 months 3 days
Birthplace: [blank]
Name of Father: Billy Smith
Birthplace of Father: TN
Maiden Name of Mother: Sara Morgan
Birthplace of Mother: [blank]
Informant: Mrs. John Piper, Paradise
Date of Death: (??)
Place of Burial: Paradise, KY
Date of Burial: 18 Feb 1929

Bingham, Sarah Stinson

Kentucky Certificate No. 7667
Full Name: Sarah Bingham
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Cleaton
Female White Widowed
Date of Birth: Dec. 18, 1863
Age: 56 years 2 months 8 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: William Stinson
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Elizabeth Adcock
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Earl Bingham, Cleaton, Ky
Date of Death: Feb. 26, 1919
Place of Burial: Millers BG
Date of Burial: 2-27-1919

Biven, Mary E. Mayes

Kentucky Certificate No. 16499
Full Name Mary E. Biven
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. Rosewood
Female White
Date of Birth: 1835
Age: 79 years
Birthplace: Tennessee
Name of Father: Jack Mayes
Birthplace of Father: [blank]
Maiden Name of Mother: ---- Jarberry
Birthplace of Mother: [blank]
Informant: John Biven, Cisney, Ky.
Date of Death: January 11, 1914
Cause of Death: Pnitanitia(?)
Doctor: T.B. Slaton, Greenville
Place of Burial: Family Burial Graveyard
Date of Burial: June 12, 1914
Undertaker: Howesley(?) Williams, Cisney, Ky.

Bivins, Vernie Belle

Kentucky Certificate No. 10818
Full Name: Vernie Belle Bivins
Place of Death: Muhlenberg County, KY
Town: Beech Creek
Female White Infant
Date of Birth: 25 April 1928
Age: 2 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County, KY
Name of Father: Paul Anderson Bivins
Birthplace of Father: Muhlenberg County, KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Annie Laro Key
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg County, KY
Informant: Mrs. C.C. James, Beech Creek, KY
Date of Death: 27 April 1928
Cause of Death: Unknown
Place of Burial: Wyatts Chapel

Blacklock, Marvin

Kentucky Certificate No. 23287
Full Name: Marvin Blacklock
Place of Death: Drakesboro, Muhlenberg County, KY
Male Colored Single
Date of Birth: 31 December 1911
Age: 8 months
Date of Death: 06 September 1912
Cause of Death: Whooping Cough
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: Walter Blacklock
Born: KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Willle Reeves
Born: KY
Informant: W. Blocklock, Drakesboro, KY
Physician: James S. May, Drakesboro, KY
Burial: Smith Graveyard, 06 September 1912
Undertaker: C.G. Bridges, Drakesboro, KY

Blacklock, Willie

Kentucky Certificate No. 25280
Full Name: Willie Blacklock
Place of Death: Drakesboro, Muhlenberg County, KY
Female Col. Married
Date of Birth: 26 December 1870
Age: 52 years 12 months 11 days
Date of Death: 06 November 1922
Cause of Death: Cancer of Liver
Birthplace: Don't know
Name of Father: Don't know
Maiden Name of Mother: Ann Sutton
Born: Todd Co.
Informant: L.H. Morris, Drakesboro, KY
Physician: J.D. Cundiff, Drakesboro, KY
Burial: Smiths, 07 November 1922
Undertaker: J.R. Kimmel, Drakesboro, KY

Blythe, John

Kentucky Certificate No. 13370
Name: John Blythe
Place of Death: South Carrollton
Male, Black, Single
Date of Birth: 11 May 1886
Date of Death: 11 May 1911
Age: 27 years
Born: Muhlenberg County, KY
Father: John Wesley Blythe
Birthplace of Father: Smith County, TN
Maiden Name of Mother: Bell Nichols(?)
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg County KY
Informant: John Wesley Blythe, South Carrollton
Place of Burial: Bluff Cemetery
Date of Burial: 13 May 1911

Blythe, John Wesley

Kentucky Certificate No. 23852
Name: John Wesley Blythe
Place of Death: South Carrollton, KY
Male, Black, Married
Wife: Anna Blythe
Date of Birth: Not Known
Died: 12 October 1927
Age: about 76
Birthplace: Smith County TN
Name of Father: Charles Gaines
Birthplace of Father: Not Known
Maiden Name of Mother: Marah(?) Gaines
Birthplace of Mother: Not Known
Place of Burial: Kinchelo Bluff
Date of Burial: 13 October 1927

Blythe, Stanford H.

Kentucky Certificate No. 13671
Full Name: Stanford H. Blythe
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Skilesville
City: Ennis, Ky.
Male White Single
Date of Birth: October 1, 1893
Age: 46 years 7 months 13 days
Occupation: running a Restaurant
Birthplace: Hopkins Co., Ky.
Father's Name: John Blythe
Birthplace: Ky.
Mother's Maiden Name: Mary Frances Brown
Birthplace: Ga.
Informant: McKinley Blythe, Drakesboro, Ky.
Burial Place: Highway
Burial Date: May 15, 1939
Undertaker: J.R. Kimmell, Drakesboro, Ky.
Date of Death: May 14, 1939
Cause of Death: Homicide. struck in back of head with blunt Instrument. Fractured skull
Where did injury occur? Skilesville, Ky., in restaurant
Signed: Lonnie Bryan, Coroner, Central City, Ky.

Board, N.B.

Kentucky Certificate No. 4972
Full Name: N.B. Board
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Rural
Usual Residence
State: Ky.
County: Muhl.
City or town: Greenville Rural
Street No.: N.E. Boggess
Male, White, Married
Name of wife: Rozella Board
Age of wife, if alive: 74 years
Birth date of deceased: March 31, 1862
Age: 83 years 10 months 3 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg Co.
Usual occupation: Farming
Father's Name: David Board
Birthplace: Ky.
Mother's Maiden name: Jane Tudor
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: Charles Board, Millstone, Ky.
Burial Place: New Cyprus [??]
Burial Date: February 6, 1946
Date of Death: February 3, 1946
Cause of Death: Lobar Pneumonia

Boatwright, Vernie

Kentucky Certificate No. 19225
Place of Death: W. Beech Creek
County: Muhlenberg County, KY
Full Name: Vernie Boatwright
Female White Infant
Date of Birth: 09 January 1923
Age: 1 year 6 months 24 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg County, KY
Name of Father: A.J. Boatwright
Birthplace of Father: Muhlenberg County, KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Susan E. Yonts
Birthplace of Mother: Butler County, KY
Informant: A.J. Boatwright
Date of Death: 03 August 1924
Cause of Death: Ilio colitis [Ileocolitis]
Place of Burial: Wyatts Chapel
Date of Burial: 04 August 1924

Boggess, Joseph D.

Kentucky Certificate No. 16483
Full Name: Joseph D. Boggess
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: W. Court House
Male White Married
Date of Birth: 1871
Age: 43 years
Occupation: Coal Miner
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Name of Father: Thomas Boggess
Birthplace of Father: Muhlenberg
Maiden Name of Mother: Martha Chatham
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg
Informant: J.T. Chatham, Greenville, Ky.
Date of Death: June 11, 1914
Cause of Death: Was killed in coal mine by falling slate
Doctor: C.B. Martin, Greenville, Ky.
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Date of Burial: June 12, 1914
Undertaker: Orien L. Roark, Greenville, Ky.

Bolus, Lena Butrus

Kentucky Certificate No. 1358
Full Name: Lena Bolus
Place of Death
County: Jefferson
City: Louisville
Hospital: Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital
Female White Married
Date of Birth: July 13, 1891
Age: 28 years 6 months 18 days
Occupation: Housekeeper, at home
Birthplace: Mt. Lebna, Syria
Name of Father: Beatris Deerwood
Birthplace: Syria
Maiden Name of Mother: Sarda Arkos
Birthplace: Syria
Informant: Mulla Bolus, Central City, Ky.
Date of Death: January 31, 1920
Cause of Death: Septicemia, following childbirth
Usual Residence: Central City, Ky.
Place of Burial: Central City, Ky.
Date of Burial: February 1, 1920
Note: Lena Bolus is buried in Fairmount Cemetery next to her sister Tamina Butrus Sadd [Saad]. The surname Butrus comes from the father's given name (here misspelled as “Beatris”) and means “Lena, daughter of Butrus.”

Booker, David A.

Kentucky Certificate No. 15923
Full Name: David A. Booker
Place of Death: Drakesboro, Muhlenberg County
Male Colored Single
Date of Birth: 06 October 1906
Age: 15 years, School boy
Birthplace: Christian County, KY
Father: John Booker
Born: Christian County
Mother's Maiden Name: Ada George
Born: Christian County
Informant: John Booker, Drakesboro, KY
Date of Death: 06 July 1921
Physician: J.D. Cundiff, Drakesboro, KY
Buried: Smith Grave Yard, 05 July 1921
Undertaker: Jas. E. George, Greenville, KY

Booker, Ida Garrett

Kentucky Certificate No. 1393
Name of Deceased: Ida Booker
Place of Death: Muhlenberg County - Drakesboro, KY
Date of Death: 28 January 1950
Female Negro Widowed
Date of Birth: 10 March 1890
Age: 60
Birthplace: Christian County, KY
Father's Name: Amos Garrett
Mother's Maiden Name: Unknown
Informant: Amos Booker
Cause of Death: Carcinoma of Cervix
Burial: Smith Cemetery, Drakesboro, KY, 02 February 1950
Funeral Director: Smiths Funeral Home, Drakesboro, KY

Booth, Julian N.

Kentucky Certificate No. 24494
Full Name: Julian N. Booth
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Central City, Ky.
Residence: Central City, Ky.
Male, White, Married
Husband of Pearl Tate
Date of Birth: [blank]
Age: 75 years
Occupation: Blacksmith
Date deceased last worked at this occupation: 1929
Total time spent in this occupation: 50
Birthplace: Butler Co.
Father's Name: George Booth
Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's Maiden Name: Pitman
Birthplace: USA
Informant: A.J. Booth, Central City, Ky.
Burial Place: Echols, Ky.
Burial Date: October 7, 1932
Date of Death: October 6, 1932
Cause of Death: Uremia
Date of onset: October 1, 1932
Contributory causes: chronic enlargement of prostate glands, obstruction of bladder
Date of onset: 1928

Booth, Lonnie

Kentucky Certificate No. 28903 DELAY
Full Name: Lonnie Booth
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Central City
Male, White, Single
Date of Birth: April 12, 1912
Age: 11 years 6 months 1 day
Birthplace: Ky.
Name of Father: Cephus Booth
Birthplace: Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Lizzie Johnson
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: Cephus Booth, Central City
Date of Death: October 13, 1923
Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever
Contributory: Perforation of Intestine
Place of Burial: Morgantown
Date of Burial: October 14, 1923

Boyd, James William

Kentucky Certificate No. 20680
Full Name: James William Boyd
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: North Boggess
Male White
Date of Birth: Aug. 16, 1867
Age: 67 years 11 months 20 days
Occupation: miner
Birthplace: Ky.
Name of Father: James W Boyd
Birthplace of Father: Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Henrietta Mulwood(?)
Birthplace of Mother: Ky.
Informant: Mrs. J.W. Boyd, Luzerne, Ky.
Date of Death: Aug. 6, 1935
Place of Burial: Southards
Date of Burial :8/7, 1935

Boyer, Ernest Wickliffe Campbell

Kentucky Certificate No. 28342
Full Name: Ernest Wickliffe Campbell Boyer
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Central City
Usual Residence
State: Ky.
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Central City
Street No.: 511 N. Second
Male White Married
Name of wife: Lula Belle Boyer
Age of wife if alive: 56 yrs
Birth date of deceased: Aug. 27, 1867
Age: 72 years 2 months 16 days
Birthplace: Logan Co., Ky.
Usual occupation: Printer
Industry or business: Printing Shop
Father's Name: John Ann(?) Lewis Boyer
Birthplace: Natchez, Miss.
Mother's Maiden Name: Harriett Gaines
Birthplace: Logan Co., Ky.
Informant: Lula Bella Boyer, 511 N. 2nd, Central City, Ky.
Burial Place: Fairmount
Date: Nov. 14, 1939
Funeral director: Arthur L. Moseley, Central City, Ky.
Date of Death: Nov. 12, 1939
Immediate cause of death: concussion(?) of brain
Due to accident: (struck by car)
Doctor: J.P. Walton, Central City, Ky.

Brackin, William

Kentucky Certificate No. 8953
Full Name: William Brackin [Bracken]
Place of Death
County: Pike Co., KY
Mail [sic] White
Date of Birth: April 30, 1921[?]
Age: 74 years 6 months 17 days
Occupation: farming
Birthplace: Ten Sumer Co. [Sumner Co., TN]
Name of Father: James Brackin
Birthplace of Father: Ten Sumler [Sumner?]
Maiden Name of Mother: Loosa Benbrooks
Birthplace of Mother: Ten
Informant: Mary J. Willoby, Greay (?) Creek
Date of Death: April 30, 1921
Cause of Death: old age and peralsis [paralysis]
Doctor: No Physician
Place of Burial: Greay (?) Creek
Date of Burial: May 2, 1921
Undertaker: Telord Briant, Greay Creek
Note: On April 30, 2006, William Brackin was re-interred at Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church Cemetery just outside Central City, KY, on HWY 62E. He died in Pike Co., KY, while living with his daughter Mary J. Willoughby.

Brasher, Annie Grubbs

Kentucky Certificate No. 16496
Full Name: Annie Brasher
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Drakesboro
Female White Widowed
Date of Birth: May 9, 1849
Age: 65 years 1 month 18 days
Occupation: [blank]
Birthplace: Butler County
Name of Father: Duglas Grubbs
Birthplace of Father: Butler County
Maiden Name of Mother: Susin Render
Birthplace of Mother: Butler County
Informant: Jerome Brasher, Drakesboro
Date of Death: June 27, 1914
Cause of Death: Hypertrophy of heart
Doctor: T.B. Slaton, Greenville
Place of Burial: Huntsville
Date of Burial: June 28, 1914
Undertaker: L.H. Stuart, Beech Creek, Ky.

Bratcher, William Finnis

Kentucky Certificate No. 15313
Full Name: William Finnish Bratcher
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Nelson
Residence: Nelson
Male White Widow
Husband of Mary Roberts (Bratcher)
Date of Birth: 5-10-1860
Age: 74 years 1 month 5 days
Occupation: Storekeeper
Birthplace: Butler Co.
Father's Name: Silas Bratcher
Birthplace: unknown
Mother's Maiden Name: [blank]
Birthplace: [blank]
Informant: Morice(?) Johns, Nelson
Burial Place: Nelson Creek
Date: [blank]
Undertaker: [blank]
Date of Death: June 15, 1934
Cause of Death: Chronic Myocarditis
Doctor: Claude Wilson, Greenville, Ky.

Brewer, Charley Eugene

Kentucky Certificate No. 4891
Full Name: Charley Eugene Brewer
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: West Courthouse Pct
Male White Married
Date of Birth: 23 Aug 1877
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: Logan County KY
Name of Father: James Albert Brewer
Birthplace of Father: Wilson County TN
Maiden Name of Mother: Susan Margaret Foster
Birthplace of Mother: Logan County KY
Informant: F.E. Brewer, Depoy, KY
Date of Death: 07 Feb 1930
Place of Burial: Friendship
Date of Burial: 09 Feb 1930

Briles, A.H.

Kentucky Certificate No. 13195
Full Name: A.H. Briles
Place of Death: Graham Vot. Pct., Muhlenberg
Male, White, Widowed
Date of Birth: January 20, 1845
Age: 90 years, 3 months, 29 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Birthplace: North Carolina
Parents: Don't Know
Informant: A.C. Briles, Graham
Burial Place: Corleys Chapel
Burial Date: May 20, 1935
Date of Death: May 19, 1935
Cause of Death: Lobar Pneumonia
Doctor: T.J. Edge, Graham, KY
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Briles, Mary

Kentucky Certificate No. 38235
Full Name: Mary Briles
Place of Death: Western State Hospital, Christian Co., KY
Female, White, Married
Born: 1859
Age: 59 years
Occupation: Housewife
Birthplace: unknown
Parents: unknown
Informant: J. Louis(?) Grubbs(?), Hopkinsville, KY
Date of Death: December 2, 1918
Cause of Death: Arteriosclerosis
Doctor: J. Louis(?) Grubbs(?), Hopkinsville, KY
Place of Burial: Graham, KY
Date of Burial: December 1918
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Note: Mary Briles is buried at Corley's Chapel Cemetery.

Brooks, Cordie Metzker

Kentucky Certificate No. 2708
Full Name: Cordie Brooks
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Bremen, KY
Usual Residence
State: KY
County: Muhlenberg
Female White Married
Name of husband: Robert Brooks
Birth date of deceased: September 7, 1871
Age: 72 years 3 months 27 days
Birthplace: KY
Father's Name: Charles Metzker
Birthplace: KY
Mother's Maiden Name: Delia Brown
Birthplace: KY
Informant: Mrs. Dillia Vanover, Sacramento, KY
Burial Place: Sacramento
Date: January 6, 1944
Undertaker: Tucker Funeral Home, Central City, KY
Date of Death: January 4, 1944
Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage & apoplexy
Doctor: W. Orville Mayfield, Sacramento, KY

Brown, Alvis

Kentucky Certificate No. 5629
Full Name: Alvis Brown
Place of Beath: Rural, Hopkins Co.
Usual Residence: Rural, Hopkins Co., KY
Male, White, Married
Husband of Millie Brown
Age of wife, if alive: 39 years
Birth date of deceased: January 6, 1901
Age: 49 years
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Occupation: Mining
Father's Name: U.S. Brown
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Mother's Maiden Name: Ella Briles
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Informant: Millie Brown, Graham, KY
Burial Place: Corleys Chapel
Burial Date: March 11, 1945
Date of Death: March 9, 1945
Cause of Death: Car plunged from highway into deep water on highway 62 about 2/10 miles west of Pond River and deceased was trapped in car and drowned.
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Brown, America

Kentucky Certificate No. 9755 DELAY
Full Name: America Brown
Place of Death: Muhlenberg
City: Powderly, Ky.
Usual Residence: Powderly, Ky.
Female White Widowed
Date of Birth: April 18 - 1864
Age: 81 years 11 months 2 days
Birthplace: Ky.
Name of Father: Unknown
Birthplace of Father: Unknown
Maiden Name of Mother: Mary Stirsman
Birthplace of Mother: Ky.
Informant: John Brown, Powderly, Ky.
Date of Death: 3-21, 1946
Place of Burial: Old Bethel
Date of Burial: 3-23, 1946
Contributor's Note: America Brown was the daughter of Josiah/Joseph and Mary McElvain Stirsman and the wife of Nathaniel B. Brown.
Contributed by J.P. Johnson

Brown, Ella Briles

Kentucky Certificate No. 18866
Full Name: Ella Brown
Place of Death: Greenville Community Hospital, Greenville, Muhlenberg, KY
Length of Stay: 9 days
Usual Residence: Muhlenberg, KY
Female, White, Married
Name of husband: U.S. Brown
Age of husband if alive: unknown
Birth date of deceased: September 23, 1874
Age: 68 years 10 months 21 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Occupation: At Home
Father's Name: A.H. Briles
Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Maiden Name: Mary Hall
Birthplace: KY
Informant: Al [unreadable], Graham, KY
Burial Place: Corleys Chappel
Burial Date: August 15, 1943
Date of Death: August 13, 1943
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
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Brown, Harry Lee

Kentucky Certificate No. 2953
Full Name: Harry Lee Brown
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City: Depoy
Usual Residence
State: Kentucky
County: Muhlenberg
City: Depoy, Ky.
Male White Married
Name of wife: Minnie E. Brown (Turner)
Birth date of deceased: Jan. 31, 1885
Age: 55 years 11 months 21 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg Co.
Occupation: Mining
Father's Name: Nathan Brown
Birthplace: Ky.
Mother's Maiden Name: America Stirsman
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: Gilbert Brown, Depoy, Ky.
Burial Place: Oak Grove
Burial Date: Jan. 23, 1941
Date of Death: Jan. 22, 1941
Cause of Death: Flux
Signed: J.C. Woodburn

Brown, James H.

Kentucky Certificate No. 34284 DELAY
Full Name: James H. Brown
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Central City (West)
Male White Widowed
Husband of America Jane McDonald
Date of Birth: April 2, 1844
Age: 92 years 7 months 27 days
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: KY
Father's Name: William T. Brown
Birthplace: West Virginia
Mother's Maiden Name: Betsy Forehand
Birthplace: KY
Informant: Bill Brown, Bremen, KY
Burial Place: Cedar Grove
Burial Date: November 30, 1936
Undertaker: J.B. Tucker, Bremen, KY
Date of Death: November 29, 1936
Cause of Death: Broncho-pneumonia
Doctor: J.P. Walton, Central City, KY

Brown, Jesse William

Kentucky Certificate No. 2362 DELAY
Full Name: Jesse William Brown
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City: Cleaton, Ky.
Usual Residence
State: Ky.
County: Muhl.
Male White Married
Name of wife: Nellie Gray Brown
Birth date of deceased: Nov. 20, 1882
Age: 63 years 1 month 9 days
Birthplace: Ohio
PARENTS: unknown
Informant: J.R. Vincent, Cleaton, Ky.
Burial Place: Miller
Burial Date: 12-30-1945
Undertaker: Tucker Funeral Home, Central City, Ky.
Date of Death: Dec. 29, 1945
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

Brown, R.B.

Kentucky Certificate No. 13551 DELAY
Full Name: R.B. Brown
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Powderly
Male White Married
Husband of [blank]
Date of Birth: [blank]
Age: 57 years 8 months 12 days
Occupation: Miner
Birthplace: Muhlenberg
Name of Father: J.H. Brown
Birthplace of Father: Muhlenberg
Maiden Name of Mother: America J. McDonald
Birthplace of Mother: Muhlenberg
Informant: W.M. Brown, Central City, Ky.
Date of Death: April 22, 1928
Cause of Death: Pallagra
Doctor: R.G. Argabrite, Greenville, Ky.
Place of Burial: [blank]
Date of Burial: [blank]
Undertaker: M.B. McDonald, Greenville, Ky.

Brown, Sam

Kentucky Certificate No. 27640 DELAY
Full Name: Sam Brown
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Central City
Male White Married
Date of Birth: Dec. 23, 1842
Age: 82 years 9 months 17 days
Occupation: Minister
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: Thomas Brown
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Bettie Forehand
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: Luther Brown, Central City
Date of Death: October 10th, 1925
Cause of Death: Mitial regurgitation
Doctor: F.K. Foley, Central City, Ky.
Place of Burial: Cherry Hill Cemetery
Date of Burial: 10-11-1925
Undertaker: E.J. Anderson, Central City

Brown, William E.

Kentucky Certificate No. 30567
Full Name: William E. Brown
Place of Death: Louisville City Hospital
County: Jefferson County, KY
Usual Residence: 2325 Burnett, Louisville, KY
Male White Married
Date of Birth: 17 Sep 1860
Age: 57 years 2 months 13 days
Occupation: Sales Agent, C.F. Adams Supply Company
Birthplace: Paradise, Kentucky
Name of Father: Jared Brown
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Olive Vickers
Birthplace of Mother: Don't Know
Informant: T.K. Brown, Paradise, Kentucky
Date of Death: 30 Nov 1917
Place of Burial: Hopewell via Rockport, KY
Date of Burial: 02 Dec 1917

Browning, Alfred J.

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Name: Alfred J. Browning
Birth date: 01 August 1848
Birth place: KY
Death date: 03 November 1920
Death place: Denning Township, Franklin, Illinois
Burial date: 06 November 1920
Burial place: Graham, KY
Death age: 72
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Race: White
Marital status: Widowed
Gender: Male
Father's name: Caleb Browning
Note: Alfred J. (or A.J.) Browning is buried at East Union Cemetery in Muhlenberg County.

Browning, Lisha D.

Kentucky Certificate No. 14182
Full Name: Lisha D. Browning
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Graham
Usual Residence
State: Ky.
County: Muhlenberg
City or town: Graham
Male, White, Married
Name of wife: Julia Browning
Age of wife if alive: 63 years
Birth date of deceased: June 18, 1871
Age: 76 years 4 days
Birthplace: Muhlenberg Co.
Usual occupation: Retired miner
Father's Name: Jack Browning
Birthplace: Muhlenberg Co.
Mother's Maiden Name: ---- Lewis
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: Ema(?) Browning, Greenville, Ky.
Burial place: East Union
Date: June 26, 1947
Date of Death: June 22, 1947

Bruce, Mary

Kentucky Certificate No. 27825
Full Name: Mary Bruce
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct. Hillside
Inc. Town: Mercer Station
Female, White, Widowed
Date of Birth: September 22, 1830
Age: 83 years 13 days
Occupation: Housework
Birthplace: Penna [Pennsylvania]
Name of Father: ----
Birthplace: ----
Maiden Name of Mother: ----
Birthplace: ----
Informant: Noel Conway, Mercer Ky.
Date of Death: October 9, 1913
Cause of Death: Paralysis
Place of Burial: Eades[??] B Ground
Date of Burial: October 10, 1913

Bryant, Randolph Clark

Kentucky Certificate No. 22722
Full Name: Randolph Clark Bryant
Place of Death
County: McLean
Inc. Town: Rumsey
Sex, Color, Marital Status: [blank]
Date of Birth: Aug. 16, 1844
Age: 78 years 2 months 25 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Birthplace: Shelby Co., Kentucky
Name of Father: G.W. Bryant
Birthplace of Father: Shelby Co., Ky.
Maiden Name of Mother: Mary Ann Taylor
Birthplace of Mother: Shelby Co., Ky.
Informant: Nannie Almon, Cleaton, Ky.
Date of Death: Oct. 31, 1922
Cause of Death: Old Age
Doctor: W.R. Haynes, Calhoun
Place of Burial: Island, Kentucky
Date of Burial: Nov. 1, 1922
Undertaker: J.P. Highart(??), Luzerne, Ky.
Note: Mr. Bryant was the brother-in-law of Mrs. Alice Patterson. Nannie Almon is listed as one of Mrs. Patterson's surviving nieces on her obituary.
Read Alice Patterson's obituary.

Buchanan, Virginia Lee McGeehee

Kentucky Certificate No. 7934
Full Name: Virginia Lee Buchanan
Place of Death: Paradise, Muhlenberg Co., KY
Female White Married
Husband: John Buckhannon [sic]
Date of Birth: 10 January 1862
Age: 72 years 9 months 3 days
Born: Masonville, Daviess Co., KY
Occupation: Farm wife
Name of Father: Merideth McGeehe [sic]
Birthplace of Father: Oldham Co., KY
Maiden Name of Mother: Nancy Smith
Birthplace of Mother: Paradise, Muhlenberg Co., KY
Informant: Mrs. J.W. Arrendell, Ennis, KY
Date of Death: 13 October 1934
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Date of Burial: 15 October 1934
Undertaker: J.R. Kimmel, Drakesboro, KY
Doctor: Henry Smith, Rochester

Buckley, Emma E. Moreland

Kentucky Certificate No. 27437
Full Name: Emma E. Buckley
Place of Death
County: Jefferson
Vot. Pct.: Fisherville
Female White Married
Date of Birth: Jan. 23, 1860
Age: 55 years 10 months 24 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Birthplace: Kentucky
Name of Father: William Moreland
Birthplace of Father: Kentucky
Maiden Name of Mother: Lucy Gaines
Birthplace of Mother: Kentucky
Informant: [name blank], Jeffersontown
Date of Death: Nov. 17, 1915
Cause of Death: Valvular Heart Disease
Doctor: J.R. Shackleton
Place of Burial: Jeffersontown
Date of Burial: Nov. 18, 1915
Undertaker: Myers & Blankenbaker, Jeffersontown
Note: Emma E. Buckley, according to information provided by Dolly Lang, was the wife of James Booth Buckley who died in Muhlenberg in 1928. They were married in Muhlenberg in 1886.

Buckley, James Booth

Kentucky Certificate No. 18356
Full Name: James Booth Buckley
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: Hillside, Ky.
Male White
Date of Birth: Jan. 5, 1864
Age: 64 years 5 months 12 days
Occupation: Miner
Birthplace: Ky.
Name of Father: Don't Know
Birthplace of Father: [blank]
Maiden Name of Mother: [blank]
Birthplace of Mother: [blank]
Informant: S.H. Simons, Central City R1
Date of Death: July 17, 1928
Cause of Death: Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Doctor: Claude Wilson, Greenville, Ky.
Place of Burial: Dovey BG
Date of Burial: July 18, 1928
Undertaker: M.B. McDonald, Greenville, Ky.

Burns, Edward

Kentucky Certificate No. 4661
Full Name: Edward Burns alias Ed Jager
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Inc. Town: Drakesboro, Ky.
Male White Married
Date of Birth: March 21, 1870
Age: 39 years 10 months 24 days
Occupation: Coal Miner
Birthplace: Iowa
Name of Father: John Burns
Birthplace of Father: Iowa
Maiden Name of Mother: Julia McDonald
Birthplace of Mother: Iowa
Informant: Arlie Staples, Drakesboro, Ky.
Date of Death: Feb. 14, 1911
Cause of Death: Cancer of Stomach
Doctor: S.A. Oats, Drakesboro, Ky.
Place of Burial: Langley Graveyard
Date of Burial: 2-15-1911
Undertaker: C.G. Bridges, Drakesboro, Ky.

Bushy, Evander B.

Kentucky Certificate No. 5168
Full Name: Evander B. Bushy
Place of Death
County: Muhlenberg
Vot. Pct.: E. Boggess
Male White Married
Date of Birth: [blank]
Age: 65 years 3 months 20 days
Occupation: None
Birthplace: Tenn.
Father's Name: John W. Bushy
Birthplace: Ky.
Mother's Maiden Name: Lizzie Bevins
Birthplace: Ky.
Informant: E.?. Coleman(?), Browder, Ky.
Burial Place: Forest Grove
Burial Date: 3-1-1931
Undertaker: M.B. McDonald
Date of Death: 2-28-1931
Cause of Death: Uremic Poisoning

Updated February 8, 2014