Mary Jane Ligon

F, b. September 18, 1845, d. September 28, 1862
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Mary was born on Thursday, September 18, 1845 in Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long. Mary died on Sunday, September 28, 1862 at age 17 years and 10 days.1 Her body was interred after September 28, 1862 in Ligon Cemetery (1.5 miles East of Robards), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Mary (age 4) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 213, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Mary (age 14) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 100. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Samuel Ligon

M, b. circa 1849
Last Edited=February 2, 2011
     Samuel was born circa 1849 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long.
     Samuel was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 213, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Gustavus Adolphus Ligon

M, b. April 20, 1854, d. May 1, 1889
Last Edited=February 4, 2011
     Gustavus Adolphus Ligon was born on Thursday, April 20, 1854 in Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long. Gustavus, age 23, was married to Sarah Elizabeth Moss, daughter of Marcellus Jordon Moss and Angiline Wells, Thursday, May 10, 1877 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 015, Page 065. Gustavus died on Wednesday, May 1, 1889 at age 35 years and 11 days.1 His body was interred after May 1, 1889 in Ligon Cemetery (1.5 miles East of Robards), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Gustavus (age 6) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Gustavus (age 16) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 180, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 He is listed as Surety at the marriage of an unknown person and an unknown person Wednesday, November 10, 1875 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Gustavus (age 26) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Sarah on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 181, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Children of Gustavus Adolphus Ligon and Sarah Elizabeth Moss

Citations

  1. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 100. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  2. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Joseph Ligon

M, b. circa 1794, d. November 22, 1847
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Joseph was born circa 1794 in Halifax Co., Virginia, USA.1 Joseph was married to Rebecca A. Bracket circa 1822. Joseph was married to Rebecca Harmer Thursday, August 19, 1841 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 001, Page 076. Joseph died on Monday, November 22, 1847 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Children of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket

Children of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca Harmer

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.

Mary F. Ligon

F, b. circa 1844
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Mary was born circa 1844 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca Harmer.
     Mary was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

James L. Ligon

M, b. circa 1851
Last Edited=February 2, 2011
     James was born circa 1851 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long.
     James was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 James was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 180, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Idora A. Ligon

F, b. May 28, 1858, d. March 2, 1889
Last Edited=February 4, 2011
     Idora was born on Friday, May 28, 1858 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long. Idora, age 14, was married to T. J. Jones Thursday, December 12, 1872 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 012, Page 080. Idora died on Saturday, March 2, 1889 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 30 years, 9 months and 2 days.1
     Idora (age 2) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Idora (age 12) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 180, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 As of Thursday, December 12, 1872, her married name was Jones (Ligon). Idora (age 22) was listed as wife living with T. J. Jones on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 279, Petersburg, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Children of Idora A. Ligon and T. J. Jones

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S1047] James L. Blue, 1880 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.

Camora Ann Ligon

F, b. circa 1858
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Camora was born circa 1858 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long. Camora Ann Ligon married Spear William Spencer, son of John Spencer and Lucretia Newton, on Wednesday, November 10, 1875 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 014, Page 361.
     Camora was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Camora was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 180, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 As of Wednesday, November 10, 1875, her married name was Spencer (Ligon). Camora was listed as wife living with Spear William Spencer on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 229, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Leon Roger Ligon

M, b. September 7, 1860
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Leon was born on Friday, September 7, 1860 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He was the son of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long.
     Leon (age 9) was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 180, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

John Morgan Ligon

M, b. February, 1863, d. 1941
Last Edited=February 20, 2013
     John was born in February, 1863 in Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long. John, age 22, was married to Ann Noah Eakins, age 26, daughter of Enoch George Eakins and Harriet Minerva Ford, Wednesday, May 6, 1885 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 019, Page 169. John, age 33, was married to Kate Brooks Tuesday, December 22, 1896 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 027, Page 001. John died in 1941 in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 77 years.1 His body was interred after 1941 in Eakins Cemetery (West of Robards - Lee Eakins Farm), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     John (age 7) was listed as a household member living with an unknown person on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 105, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 John (age 17) was listed as a son living with James Washington Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 183, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 John was listed as a neighbor of Dr. Albert Sidney Denton on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 37, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 John was listed as a neighbor of Dr. Levin Cottingham on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 39/40, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 John (age 37) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Kate on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 39, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 John (age 47) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Kate on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 61, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA.5 John (age 56) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Kate on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 191, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA.5 John (age 67) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Kate on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 346, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA.5

Children of John Morgan Ligon and Kate Brooks

Citations

  1. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 71. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.

Rebecca Harmer

F, b. circa 1821
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Rebecca was born circa 1821 in Virginia, USA.1 Rebecca was married to Joseph Ligon Thursday, August 19, 1841 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 001, Page 076.
     As of Thursday, August 19, 1841, her married name was Ligon (Harmer).

Children of Rebecca Harmer and Joseph Ligon

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.

Samuel W. Ligon

M, b. circa 1826, d. between June 2, 1880 and June 1, 1900
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Samuel was born circa 1826 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket. Samuel was married to Mary E. Hardwick, daughter of Benjamin Farmer Hardwick and Mary Elizabeth Talbott, Monday, December 19, 1853 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 002, Page 082. Samuel died between June 2, 1880 and June 1, 1900.
     They was a witness at John D. Ligon and Louisa Hardwick's wedding Tuesday, April 26, 1859 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Samuel was listed as the head of a family with his wife Mary on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 594, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Samuel was listed as the head of a family with his wife Mary on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 163, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Samuel was listed as a neighbor of Richard H. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 164, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Samuel was listed as the head of a family with his wife Mary on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 128, Point, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Children of Samuel W. Ligon and Mary E. Hardwick

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Rebecca A. Bracket

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Rebecca was born circa 1800 in Virginia, USA. Rebecca was married to Joseph Ligon circa 1822.
     As of circa 1822, her married name was Ligon (Bracket).

Children of Rebecca A. Bracket and Joseph Ligon

Richard H. Ligon

M, b. circa 1825, d. between June 2, 1880 and June 1, 1900
Last Edited=February 4, 2011
     Richard was born circa 1825 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket. Richard was married to Sarah Elizabeth Griffin Thursday, February 19, 1846 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 001, Page 091. Richard was married to Nancy Sheffer Friday, August 14, 1857 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 003, Page 355. Richard was married to Sarah A. Crowley, age 28, daughter of Benjamin Harrison Crowley and Henrietta C. McClendon, Wednesday, June 29, 1864 in Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Richard was married to Belle Zorra Marks Thursday, March 31, 1870 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 010, Page 102. Richard died between June 2, 1880 and June 1, 1900.
     Richard was listed as a neighbor of Thomas Adkins Rideout Sr. on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 268, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Richard was listed as the head of a family with his wife Sarah on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 267, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Richard was listed as the head of a family with his wife Nancy on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 377, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Richard was listed as a neighbor of Samuel W. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 163, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Richard was listed as the head of a family with his wife Belle on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 164, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Richard was listed as the head of a family with his wife Belle on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 156, Petersburg, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.5

Child of Richard H. Ligon

Children of Richard H. Ligon and Sarah Elizabeth Griffin

Children of Richard H. Ligon and Nancy Sheffer

Children of Richard H. Ligon and Sarah A. Crowley

Children of Richard H. Ligon and Belle Zorra Marks

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S703] Ancestry.com, 1860 Webster County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Webster County.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S1047] James L. Blue, 1880 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.

John D. Ligon

M, b. June 17, 1831, d. circa 1906
Last Edited=February 5, 2011
     John was born on Friday, June 17, 1831 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket. John, age 27, was married to Louisa Hardwick, daughter of Benjamin Farmer Hardwick and Mary Elizabeth Talbott, Tuesday, April 26, 1859 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. John died circa 1906.1
     John was listed as a neighbor of Joseph Dupree Crenshaw on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 63, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 John was listed as a neighbor of James Washington Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 61, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 John (age 28) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Louisa on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 62, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 John (age 38) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Louisa on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 106, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 John (age 48) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Louisa on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 695, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 He was a witness at William Henry Sandefur and Addie J. Ligon's wedding Wednesday, November 30, 1881 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. John (age 68) was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 261, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 John was listed as a neighbor of Addie J. Ligon on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 261, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5

Children of John D. Ligon and Louisa Hardwick

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Robert H. Ligon

M, b. circa 1834
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Robert was born circa 1834 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket.
     Robert was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 267, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

William Thomas Ligon

M, b. circa 1837, d. 1912
Last Edited=February 5, 2011
     William was born circa 1837 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket. William was married to Martha J. Royster, daughter of John Royster and Ammelia Smith, Friday, December 22, 1865 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 007, Page 105. William died in 1912.1 His body was interred after 1912 in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     William was listed as a household member living with James Washington Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 213, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 William was listed as a household member living with John Edward Long on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 179, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 William was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 431, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois, USA.1

Children of William Thomas Ligon and Martha J. Royster

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Sarah Elizabeth Griffin

F, b. circa 1828
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Sarah was born circa 1828 in Kentucky, USA. Sarah was married to Richard H. Ligon, son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket, Thursday, February 19, 1846 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 001, Page 091.
     As of Thursday, February 19, 1846, her married name was Ligon (Griffin). Sarah was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 267, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Children of Sarah Elizabeth Griffin and Richard H. Ligon

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Nancy Sheffer

F, b. circa 1832
Last Edited=February 4, 2011
     Nancy was born circa 1832. Nancy was married to Richard H. Ligon, son of Joseph Ligon and Rebecca A. Bracket, Friday, August 14, 1857 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 003, Page 355.
     As of Friday, August 14, 1857, her married name was Ligon (Sheffer). Nancy were listed as a household members living with Richard H. Ligon in the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 377, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Children of Nancy Sheffer and Richard H. Ligon

Citations

  1. [S703] Ancestry.com, 1860 Webster County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Webster County.

Joseph L. Ligon

M, b. circa 1848
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Joseph was born circa 1848 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Richard H. Ligon and Sarah Elizabeth Griffin.
     Joseph was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 267, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Joseph was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 377, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Joseph was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 164, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S703] Ancestry.com, 1860 Webster County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Webster County.
  3. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Frances Ballard Ligon

F, b. circa 1847
Last Edited=February 4, 2011
     Frances was born circa 1847 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Richard H. Ligon and Sarah Elizabeth Griffin.
     Frances was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 267, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

William Rufus Ligon

M, b. circa 1819, d. between June 2, 1880 and June 1, 1900
Last Edited=February 9, 2011
     William was born circa 1819 in Kentucky, USA. William was married to Susan E. Wales, daughter of Samuel Wales, circa 1860. William died between June 2, 1880 and June 1, 1900.
     William was listed as the head of a family with his wife Susan (age 19) on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 416, District No. 2, Daviess Co., Kentucky, USA.1 William was listed as the head of a family with his wife Susan (age 29) on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 39, Vanover, Daviess Co., Kentucky, USA.1 William was listed as a neighbor of Josephus C. Lester on the 1880 Census, on January 1, 1880 in Household No. 6, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 William was listed as a neighbor of Henderson Powell Jr. on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 4, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 William was listed as the head of a family with his wife Susan (age 39) on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 5, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Children of William Rufus Ligon and Susan E. Wales

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Susan E. Wales

F, b. May, 1841
Last Edited=February 9, 2011
     Susan was born in May, 1841 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Samuel Wales. Susan was married to William Rufus Ligon circa 1860.
     As of circa 1860, her married name was Ligon (Wales). Susan were listed as a household members living with William Rufus Ligon in the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 416, District No. 2, Daviess Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Susan (age 29) was listed as a household member living with William Rufus Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 39, Vanover, Daviess Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Susan (age 39) was listed as wife living with William Rufus Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 5, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Susan (age 59) was listed as a mother living with Milton Floyd Ligon on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 332, Authoston, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Children of Susan E. Wales and William Rufus Ligon

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Milton Floyd Ligon

M, b. September 4, 1870, d. December 13, 1946
Last Edited=February 9, 2011
     Milton was born on Sunday, September 4, 1870 in Daviess Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2 He was the son of William Rufus Ligon and Susan E. Wales. Milton, age 21, was married to Estelle Robertson, age 16, daughter of John Robertson and Clara (?), Wednesday, August 17, 1892 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 023, Page 593. Milton died on Friday, December 13, 1946 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 76 years, 3 months and 9 days.1,2 His body was interred after December 13, 1946 in Baskett Cemetery, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2
     Milton (age 9) was listed as a son living with William Rufus Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 5, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Milton (age 29) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Estelle (age 23) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 332, Authoston, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Milton (age 39) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Estelle (age 33) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 66, Hebberdsville, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Milton (age 49) was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 4, District No. 4, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Milton (age 59) was listed as a brother-in-law living with John T. Prince on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 46, Montgomery Co., Tennessee, USA.7 Milton, James Colman Ligon's Father, resided with him and Treacie, in District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.8 Milton (age 69) was listed as a father living with James Colman Ligon on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 287, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8

Children of Milton Floyd Ligon and Estelle Robertson

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 460. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 8. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  8. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.

Estelle Robertson

F, b. July 30, 1876, d. June 8, 1941
Last Edited=April 3, 2013
     Estelle was born on Sunday, July 30, 1876 in Kentucky, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of John Robertson and Clara (?) Estelle, age 16, was married to Milton Floyd Ligon, age 21, son of William Rufus Ligon and Susan E. Wales, Wednesday, August 17, 1892 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 023, Page 593. Estelle was married to Frank Slaughter between January 2, 1920 and March 30, 1930. Estelle died on Sunday, June 8, 1941 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 64 years, 10 months and 9 days.1,2 Her body was interred after June 8, 1941 in Pleasant Valley Cemetery (Pleasant Valley Christian Church), Pleasant Valley, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2
     As of Wednesday, August 17, 1892, her married name was Ligon (Robertson). Estelle (age 23) was listed as Milton Floyd Ligon's wife on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 332, Authoston, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Estelle (age 33) was listed as Milton Floyd Ligon's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 66, Hebberdsville, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 As of between January 2, 1920 and March 30, 1930, her married name was Slaughter (Robertson). Estelle (age 53) was listed as Frank Slaughter's wife on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Estelle, as Frank Slaughter's wife, resided with him, in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, April 1, 1935.6 Estelle (age 63) was listed as Frank Slaughter's wife on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 67, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6

Children of Estelle Robertson and Milton Floyd Ligon

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 703. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  3. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  6. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.

Clara E. Ligon

F, b. July 13, 1893, d. December 5, 1969
Last Edited=February 15, 2013
     Clara was born on Thursday, July 13, 1893 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of Milton Floyd Ligon and Estelle Robertson. Clara died on Friday, December 5, 1969 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 76 years, 4 months and 22 days.1 Her body was interred on Monday, December 8, 1969 in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2
     Clara (age 6) was listed as a daughter living with Milton Floyd Ligon on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 332, Authoston, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 836. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S201] Interment Records for City of Henderson, Kentucky , Page 138, Lot 1570, Space 3. Hereinafter cited as City of Henderson Burial Records.
  3. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Samuel T. Ligon

M, b. circa 1856
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Samuel was born circa 1856 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Samuel W. Ligon and Mary E. Hardwick.
     Samuel was listed as a household member living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 594, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Samuel was listed as a household member living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 163, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Samuel was listed as a son living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 128, Point, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

James F. Ligon

M, b. circa 1858
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     James was born circa 1858 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Samuel W. Ligon and Mary E. Hardwick.
     James was listed as a household member living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 594, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 James was listed as a household member living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 163, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 James was listed as a son living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 128, Point, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Mary E. Ligon

F, b. circa 1859
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Mary was born circa 1859 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Samuel W. Ligon and Mary E. Hardwick.
     Mary was listed as a household member living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 594, District No. 1, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Mary was listed as a household member living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 163, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.