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1840
January
)15th-  Birth of Lieut. Charles TATE  in Todd County.

April
)3rd -Birth of Emma RICE     Lavina Walker

1841
(1841)    -William Henry HARRISON becomes the 9th President of the United States.
              - John TYLER becomes the 10th President of the United States.

April
)4th -William Henry HARRISON becomes the first President of the United States to die in office.
)28th -Birth of Harvey H. ROBERSON  Barb Allen Coons

1842
January

1843
January
)5th -Marriage of Irwin GILBERT to Elizabeth S."Betsy" HALL      Lavina Walker

1844
March
)28th -Birth of Mary Ann SHEMWELL    Lavina Walker

November
)29th  -Birth of George Washington LATHAM     kambid@ncats.net

1845
(1845)   -James K. POLK becomes the 11th President of the United States.

October
)22nd -Birth of Melvina Gillie ATKINS to John and Gillie (EDEWARDS) ATKINS. Gillie (the mother) dies from complications soon after.       Amelia Morrow

1846
August
)11th -Birth of Philip Ewing GILBERT in Sharon Grove.      Lavina Walker

1847
January

1848
Mexican War (1846-1848)
August
)26th -Marriage of William Ellis WEST and Cincinnati O. WILLIAMS (or is it MARTIN?).   Marriage Book B, Page 45, License # 1234.  John G. West

)29th -Birth of Benjamin Hester COURSEY to Francis Asbury COURSEY & Missania E. OGLESBY in Sharon Grove, KY.         Laura Porter

November
)11th -Birth of Finis Taylor SHELTON     Jan Shelton Nixon

1849
(1849)    -Zachary TAYLOR becomes the 12th President of the United States.

December
)13th -Marriage of John Brown BIVIN and Sarah Ann LATHAM       Lavina Walker

1850
January

1851
May
)29th -Birth of Penelope Phillips LYON      Lavina Walker

September
)17th -Marriage of Howard Finley HURT and Jane L. SMITH SLAUGHTER in Elkton.      Susan Hurt

1852
January
)10th -Birth of Mary Belle WEST (Daughter of William Ellis WEST & Cincinnati O. WILLIAMS).  She became the wife of Joshua C. TUCKER of Christian & Todd Counties.  John G. West

1853
November
)9th -Marriage of George D. LYON and Minerva T. RUDDLES      Lavina Walker

1854
October
24th -Marriage of Joseph Sandidge DICKINSON (Son of Roscoe Cole DICKINSON & Emily HARRIS) and Martha Gertrude WARE (Daughter of Edmund WARE & Louisa ANDERSON) Sue Musette

1855
June
) -Death of Benjamin Franklin LYON.  Lavina Walker

1856
January

1857
January

1858
January
)15th -Marriage of David Wilson JESSUP and Elizabeth Eason LYON.        Lavina Walker

July
20th -Birth of Marietta DICKINSON, daughter of Joseph Sandidge DICKINSON & Martha Gertrude WARE. Sue Musette

1859
May
)18th -Death of James WOODIS (born abt. 1843), son of William H. WOODIS & Amanda BLACK. (Source: Todd Co., KY Vital Statistics)   John G. West

September
)  -Birth of Theodicia LYON      Lavina Walker
)7th -Birth of John Thomas "Todd" HURT (Son of John Garland C. HURT and Emily Jane CAUSEY)    Susan Hurt

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