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Looking for Hensley's and Howard's in Breathitt and Harlan Counties

Journal by maryechaney

I have been researching for about 20 years now. My Hensley's are from Bumcombe County, NC and then in Breathitt County, Ky. The McIntosh's and Johnson' and Gross' are also in Breathitt County.

My Howards started out in Harlan County, Ky and ended up in Breathitt County.

My father, George Rader Hensley
His father & mother, Samuel Hensley & Mima Gross
His father and mother, Edward (Ned) Hensley & Armina Combs
His father & mother, Lewis Hensley & Fanny Howard

My mother, Della Howard
Her father & mother, Patrick Howard & Shrilda McIntosh
His father & mother, Elisha (Leige) Howard & Susan Frances Haddix
His father & mother, Patrick Henry Howard & Jane Couch
His father & mother, Dryden Howard & Julian Napier
His father & mother, Samuel Howard & Chloe Osborne

Surnames: COUCH GROSS HADDIX HENSLEY HOWARD JOHNSON MC INTOSH
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on 2008-04-20 06:02:58

maryechaney has been a Family Tree Circles member since Apr 2008. is researching the following names: HENSLEY.

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by jimhoward on 2009-03-12 11:32:52

You can get some help and interaction with other Howard researchers at http://www.thegenealogytree.com/forum/ by posting your information there

by Anita48 on 2011-03-25 12:48:57

Thank you for your post. I am researching the Howards from South-Eastern Kentucky, as well as these surnames: Osborne, Collins, Frye, Brock, Blanton, Wages & Saylor. Would like to share and compare data if possible.
Thanks
Anita

by wildflower66 on 2011-04-22 12:38:40

I'm looking for a Hensley ancestor from Stafford Co., VA. It appears that many of the Hensley's from Harlan Co. go back to the same family that I am researching.
I am looking for Elizabeth Hensley born ca 1775. She married Jesse Gough in Fauquier Co., VA in 1799.
I have a cousin who has Hensley cousins from Harlan Co. and I think she has Howard's.

by maryechaney on 2011-04-22 13:27:28

I'm sorry but I don't have an Elizabeth born 1775 and married to Jesse Gough. I'm sure we must be related somehow. Good luck on your search.

by McCoy on 2011-04-25 21:05:51

Patrick Howard and Jane Couch are also my great-great grandparents on my Mom's side (Martha Howard). My Mom's Dad moved from Breathitt Co. to Letcher Co., KY. Anyway, hello to my distant relatives!!

by Neet on 2011-08-26 20:47:09

I am the great grandaughter of Patrick and Shrilda Howard. My grandmother was Martha Howard Potter, the sister of your mother. My Father was James Burton (J.B) Potter. I had talked to Mike Howard and he informed me of your search and information.

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