Early Mercer Co. Ky Ancestors

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Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

1.Living Carey. She was the daughter of 2. Garnet L. Carey and 3. Living Whitlock. She married Living Elliott.
  


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2.Garnet L. Carey was born 13 MAY 1935 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 12 JAN 2009 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. He was buried in Haysville Cemetery, Gravel Switch, Marion, Kentucky. He was the son of 4. Thomas P. Carey and 5. Mary Kathleen Prather.

3.Living Whitlock.
  

Children of Living Whitlock and Garnet L. Carey are:
   i.Living Carey.
1.  ii.Living Carey. She married Living Elliott.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4.Thomas P. Carey was born 7 SEP 1902 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 10 OCT 1989 in Boyle, Kentucky. He was buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 8. James Everett Carey and 9. Nancy Elizabeth Lester.

5.Mary Kathleen Prather was born 8 MAY 1904 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 19 MAR 1974 in Fayette, Kentucky. She was buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 10. John Prather and 11. Sarah Katherine Collier.
  

Children of Mary Kathleen Prather and Thomas P. Carey are:
   i.Lenora J. Carey was born 28 MAR 1930 in Jefferson, Kentucky, and died BEF 2009.
2.  ii.Garnet L. Carey was born 13 MAY 1935 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 12 JAN 2009 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. He married Living Whitlock.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

8.James Everett Carey was born 28 JAN 1876 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 18 DEC 1960 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was buried in Bruner's Chapel Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 16. David Merrett Carey and 17. Martha B. (Mattie) Rainey.

9.Nancy Elizabeth Lester was born BEF 1883 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 18. Obediah W. Lester and 19. Hannah Graves.
  

Children of Nancy Elizabeth Lester and James Everett Carey are:
   i.John Carey was born ABT 1901 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died BEF 1993.
4.  ii.Thomas P. Carey was born 7 SEP 1902 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 10 OCT 1989 in Boyle, Kentucky. He married Mary Kathleen Prather, daughter of John Prather and Sarah Katherine Collier. She was born 8 MAY 1904 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 19 MAR 1974 in Fayette, Kentucky.
   iii.Hannah Hart Carey was born 16 JUL 1904 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 28 SEP 1993 in Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky. She married Living Reed.
   iv.Ovie Margaret Carey was born 23 APR 1907 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 22 NOV 2002 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. She married Levi Scrogum. He was born 2 MAY 1904 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 1992.
   v.Rufus W. Carey was born 4 SEP 1912 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   vi.William M. Stallings Carey was born 4 SEP 1912 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 10 AUG 1914 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   vii.James Walter Carey was born 8 MAY 1915 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 8 MAY 1915 in Boyle, Kentucky.
   viii.James Everett Carey was born 22 JAN 1920 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 18 JUL 1991 in Fayette, Kentucky. He married Living Brown.

10.John Prather was born 8 MAR 1875 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 18 OCT 1957 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 20. William Garnett Prather and 21. Kate C Penny.

11.Sarah Katherine Collier was born 17 SEP 1880 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 27 APR 1956 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 22. Miles Collier and 23. Mary E. Smith.
  

Children of Sarah Katherine Collier and John Prather are:
5.  i.Mary Kathleen Prather was born 8 MAY 1904 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 19 MAR 1974 in Fayette, Kentucky. She married Thomas P. Carey, son of James Everett Carey and Nancy Elizabeth Lester. He was born 7 SEP 1902 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 10 OCT 1989 in Boyle, Kentucky.
   ii.Josephine Prather was born 25 NOV 1915 in Kentucky, and died 25 JAN 1997 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. She married W V Dunsmore ABT 1933 in Kentucky. He was born 5 FEB 1904 in Kentucky, and died NOV 1982.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 5

16.David Merrett Carey was born 11 NOV 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 24 JAN 1939 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was buried in Cornishville Christian Church Cemetery, Cornishville, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 32. James Howard Carey and 33. Jane Divine.

17.Martha B. (Mattie) Rainey was born 1855 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 28 DEC 1906 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was buried in Cornishville Christian Church Cemetery, Cornishville, Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 34. John Rainey and 35. Sarah.
  

Children of Martha B. (Mattie) Rainey and David Merrett Carey are:
   i.Obe Carey was born 28 OCT 1873 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 21 JUN 1938 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Maggie Carter BEF 1901, daughter of John A. Carter and Elizabeth Curry. She was born 1877 in Kentucky, and died 4 JUL 1956 in Fayette, Kentucky.
8.  ii.James Everett Carey was born 28 JAN 1876 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 18 DEC 1960 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Nancy Elizabeth Lester 26 SEP 1899 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of Obediah W. Lester and Hannah Graves. She was born BEF 1883 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   iii.Omer Carey was born ABT 1879 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 24 MAY 1943 in Franklin, Kentucky. He married Artie Curry 1899 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of David Merrett Carey and Sally Curry. She was born 1880 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 7 JUN 1946 in Frankfort, Franklin, Kentucky.
   iv.Della D. Carey was born JUL 1880 in Mercer, Kentucky. She married Leslie C. Corn 1900 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of William Terrill Corn and Sarah L. Light. He was born MAR 1874 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   v.Irvin Carey was born 7 MAY 1882 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 23 APR 1949 in DeKalb, Illinois. He married Mabel Rachel Wheeler 1903 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was born 6 DEC 1883 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 12 SEP 1936 in DeKalb, Illinois.
   vi.Edgar Carey was born SEP 1885 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died AFT 1944 in DeKalb, Illinois. He married Clara Adkinson 1904 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of John Adkinson and Mary E. Reed. She was born ABT 1886, and died 22 DEC 1944 in DeKalb, Illinois.
   vii.Mary E. Carey was born APR 1890 in Mercer, Kentucky. She married W. H. Wheeler BEF 1914. He was born BEF 1896.
   viii.Buck D. Carey was born MAR 1888 in Kentucky, and died AFT 1941 in United States. He married Mary L. Cunningham 29 JAN 1911 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of Robert Cunningham and Fannie Leonard. She was born 20 NOV 1889 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 14 JAN 1941 in Dekalb, Dekalb, Indiana.

18.Obediah W. Lester was born 9 OCT 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died BEF 1937. He was the son of 36. Obediah W. Lester and 37. Nancy Young.

19.Hannah Graves was born 9 NOV 1857 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 13 MAY 1937 in Lebanon, Marion, Kentucky. She was buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 38. Samuel H. Graves and 39. Margaret Mitchell Kirkland.
  

Children of Hannah Graves and Obediah W. Lester are:
   i.Laura Belle Lester was born SEP 1877 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 1952 in Mercer, Kentucky. She married Miller Thomas Horn, son of John Horn and Sarah Francis Wright. He was born 1 OCT 1876 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 3 MAR 1940 in Mercer, Kentucky.
9.  ii.Nancy Elizabeth Lester was born BEF 1883 in Mercer, Kentucky. She married James Everett Carey 26 SEP 1899 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of David Merrett Carey and Martha B. (Mattie) Rainey. He was born 28 JAN 1876 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 18 DEC 1960 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   iii.Thomas P. Lester died AFT 1937.

20.William Garnett Prather was born 16 FEB 1852 in Fayette, Kentucky, and died 23 FEB 1925.

21.Kate C Penny was born <1853> in Kentucky, and died 30 AUG 1930.
  

Child of Kate C Penny and William Garnett Prather is:
10.  i.John Prather was born 8 MAR 1875 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 18 OCT 1957 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Sarah Katherine Collier 17 JAN 1900 in Perryville, Boyle, Kentucky, daughter of Miles Collier and Mary E. Smith. She was born 17 SEP 1880 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 27 APR 1956 in Mercer, Kentucky.

22.Miles Collier was born 15 JUL 1854 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 22 OCT 1888 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was buried in Bethel #1 Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 44. MASON COLLIER and 45. HANNAH BOARD.

23.Mary E. Smith was born ABT 1854 in Kentucky, and died 24 MAY 1927 in Champaign, Champaign, Illinois. She was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Champaign, Champaign, Illinois.
  

Children of Mary E. Smith and Miles Collier are:
   i.Naomi Collier was born APR 1879 in Kentucky. She married Owens BEF 1895. He died BEF 1900. She married Amon Harlow 23 JUL 1904 in Danville, Boyle, Kentucky. He was born ABT 1885 in Kentucky.
   ii.Martha Collier was born MAY 1884 in Kentucky. She married Phillip Williams 1903 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was born BEF 1885.
11.  iii.Sarah Katherine Collier was born 17 SEP 1880 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 27 APR 1956 in Mercer, Kentucky. She married John Prather 17 JAN 1900 in Perryville, Boyle, Kentucky, son of William Garnett Prather and Kate C Penny. He was born 8 MAR 1875 in Boyle, Kentucky, and died 18 OCT 1957 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   iv.Vinson Collier was born 5 MAY 1882 in Kentucky, and died 11 OCT 1952 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 6

32.James Howard Carey was born 5 MAY 1825 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 4 JUL 1900 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was buried in Cornishville Christian Church Cemetery, Cornishville, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 64. Moses Carey and 65. Elizabeth (Betsy) Divine.

33.Jane Divine was born ABT 1825 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died BEF 1866 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 66. David Divine and 67. Cassandra Hale.
  

Children of Jane Divine and James Howard Carey are:
   i.Duquisen(sp?) Carey was born 24 OCT 1849 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 4 OCT 1857 in Mercer, Kentucky.
16.  ii.David Merrett Carey was born 11 NOV 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 24 JAN 1939 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Martha B. (Mattie) Rainey 24 DEC 1872 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of John Rainey and Sarah. She was born 1855 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 28 DEC 1906 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Sally Curry 1907 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of Robert Curry and Sarah Thomas. She was born ABT 1866 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 16 JAN 1946 in Cornishville, Mercer, Kentucky.
   iii.Amanda Elizabeth Carey was born 20 MAY 1854 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died BEF 1929.
   iv.Eliza G. Bell Carey was born 17 OCT 1859 in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky, and died 1894 in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky. She married John R. Freeman 1875 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of John Rice Freeman and Dianah Dean. He was born FEB 1855 in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky, and died 1927 in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky.
   v.Martha Carey was born ABT 1862 in Kentucky, and died BEF 1929.
   vi.James Walter Carey was born 3 OCT 1863 in Kentucky, and died 8 JUL 1950 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Mattie Yeast 15 JAN 1891 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of Jake Yeast and Amanda Frances Burns. She was born 10 OCT 1872 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 30 MAR 1940 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Leanta Gabbert 24 APR 1902 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of Isaiah Gabhart and Mary Ann Hale. She was born 16 JUL 1873 in Kentucky, and died 28 NOV 1962.

34.John Rainey was born ABT 1825 in Kentucky.

35.Sarah was born ABT 1817 in Kentucky.
  

Child of Sarah and John Rainey is:
17.  i.Martha B. (Mattie) Rainey was born 1855 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 28 DEC 1906 in Mercer, Kentucky. She married David Merrett Carey 24 DEC 1872 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of James Howard Carey and Jane Divine. He was born 11 NOV 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 24 JAN 1939 in Mercer, Kentucky.

36.Obediah W. Lester was born 17 DEC 1806, and died 18 MAY 1884 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was buried in Deep Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 72. Jesse Holt Lester and 73. Sarah Martin.

37.Nancy Young was born 10 NOV 1808. She was the daughter of 74. Andrew Young and 75. Julianna Bowers.
  

Children of Nancy Young and Obediah W. Lester are:
   i.Eramus Lester was born 1831 in Kentucky, and died 19 JAN 1906 in Deep Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Mercer, Kentucky. He married Martha Ann Powell 7 SEP 1852 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of William Powell and Mary Katherine Saunders. She was born 12 DEC 1832 in Kentucky, and died 19 JAN 1906 in Dixville, Mercer, Kentucky.
   ii.John Lester was born 7 MAR 1833, and died 19 AUG 1897 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Milly Elizabeth H. Powell 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of William Powell and Mary Katherine Saunders. She was born 5 SEP 1831, and died 2 JAN 1884.
   iii.Julia Ann Lester was born 14 APR 1835 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 8 JAN 1914. She married Elijah Francis Matherly 21 OCT 1852 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of Banister Coleman Matherly and Susanna Taylor. He was born 26 MAY 1830 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 26 OCT 1912 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   iv.Rachael Lester was born 11 DEC 1838 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 21 AUG 1916 in Boyle, Kentucky.
   v.Jesse Lester was born 25 DEC 1836 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 15 SEP 1913 in Good Hope IL.
   vi.Elizabeth Ann Lester was born 1 JUN 1841, and died 13 FEB 1918 in Deep Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Mercer, Kentucky. She married Henry Taylor BEF 1864, son of John William Taylor and Elizabeth Patterson. He was born BEF 1846.
   vii.Andrew Green Lester was born 23 FEB 1843 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   viii.Amanda Lester was born 1844 in Kentucky.
   ix.Martha Jane Lester was born 1846 in Kentucky, and died 12 AUG 1922 in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky.
   x.Thomas Lester was born 1848 in Kentucky.
18.  xi.Obediah W. Lester was born 9 OCT 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died BEF 1937. He married Hannah Graves 1875, daughter of Samuel H. Graves and Margaret Mitchell Kirkland. She was born 9 NOV 1857 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 13 MAY 1937 in Lebanon, Marion, Kentucky.

38.Samuel H. Graves was born 29 MAY 1823 in Owen, Kentucky, and died 24 OCT 1899.

39.Margaret Mitchell Kirkland was born 29 MAY 1823 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 78. William Kirkland and 79. Rhoda Hungate.
  

Children of Margaret Mitchell Kirkland and Samuel H. Graves are:
   i.Joseph Graves was born ABT 1844 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   ii.Jacob Graves was born ABT 1845 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   iii.Mary Graves was born ABT 1847 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   iv.Margaret E. Graves was born 9 MAR 1853 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   v.William T. Graves was born 20 AUG 1855 in Mercer, Kentucky.
19.  vi.Hannah Graves was born 9 NOV 1857 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 13 MAY 1937 in Lebanon, Marion, Kentucky. She married Obediah W. Lester 1875, son of Obediah W. Lester and Nancy Young. He was born 9 OCT 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died BEF 1937.
   vii.Laura B Graves was born ABT 1861 in Of Mercer, Kentucky.
   viii.Lemuel Morgan Graves was born 11 JAN 1864 in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky, and died 11 JAN 1938 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California.

44.MASON COLLIER was born 26 JUL 1821 in Kentucky, and died 28 MAR 1888 in Mercer, Kentucky. He was buried in Bethel #1 Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mercer, Kentucky. He was the son of 88. WILLIAM COLYER and 89. NANCY KIRKLAND.

45.HANNAH BOARD was born 7 DEC 1823 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 3 SEP 1885 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was buried in Bethel #1 Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mercer, Kentucky. She was the daughter of 90. DAVID BOARD and 91. MARY LOWE.
  

Children of HANNAH BOARD and MASON COLLIER are:
   i.Mary Elizabeth Collier was born 18 JUN 1847 in Kentucky, and died 11 JAN 1922. She married Mizner (Minor?) G. Teater 4 OCT 1865 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of Paris Teater and Julia Ann Fowler. He was born 6 JAN 1846 in Garrard, Kentucky, and died 1 APR 1912 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   ii.Cary or Mary J. Collier was born ABT 1849 in of Mercer, Kentucky. She married William Tewmey 12 MAR 1867 in Mercer, Kentucky, son of John G. Tewmey and Elizabeth Lillard. He was born ABT 1846 in Kentucky.
   iii.DAVID C. COLLIER was born 30 JUL 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 9 OCT 1913 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married MARY E. NICHOLS 22 NOV 1871 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of BENJAMIN H. NICHOLS and HARRIET L. NIELD. She was born 17 FEB 1851 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 9 JUL 1934 in Mercer, Kentucky.
22.  iv.Miles Collier was born 15 JUL 1854 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 22 OCT 1888 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Mary E. Smith 1879 in Mercer, Kentucky. She was born ABT 1854 in Kentucky, and died 24 MAY 1927 in Champaign, Champaign, Illinois.
   v.Vincent or Vinson Collier was born 15 JUN 1857 in Mercer, Kentucky, and died 7 NOV 1902 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Henrietta Ross BEF 1885. She was born 21 JUN 1859, and died 16 SEP 1893 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Mary Wigham BEF 1900, daughter of Wigham and . She was born 26 MAR 1866, and died 15 JUN 1931 in Mercer, Kentucky.
   vi.Irvin Collier was born 29 FEB 1860 in Kentucky, and died 10 OCT 1899 in Mercer, Kentucky. He married Deborah Bell Ross 1887 in Mercer, Kentucky, daughter of Jim Ross and Eliza Baker. She was born 10 DEC 1866 in Kentucky, and died 31 MAY 1943 in Mercer, Kentucky.

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