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Bourbon County Pioneer Settler

Abner FORD
Submitted by Theodore H. Golab
 


Pioneer Settler:  Abner FORD
Date Settled in Bourbon County: 1796
Birth Date: Abt. 1775
Birth Place: Virginia
Death Date: September 30, 1846
Death Place: Flat Rock, Crawford Co., IL
Burial: Flat Rock, Crawford Co., IL
Father: Warner FORD SR.
Mother: Cythia (Sythy) MELLON

Date of Marriage: March 28, 1798
Place of Marriage: Bourbon Co., KY

Wife: Anna RICH
Birth Date: Abt. 1779
Birth Place: Fayette Co., Pennsylvania
Death Date: Date Unknown
Death Place: Flat Rock, Crawford Co., IL
 

Sources:

Abner Ford listed on Bourbon County Tax List 1796 & 1797

Marriage: Abner Ford to Anna Rich, March 28, 1798, Bourbon Co., KY  - Source: Register of Kentucky State Historical Society, January 1924, Vol. 22. No. 64. Bourbon County Marriages, 1786-1800, Page 51


Children:
 

1. Mariah FORD
Sex: F
Birth Date: Abt 1803
Birth Place: Bourbon Co., KY
Death Date: 1880
Place of Death: Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL
Spouse: William HIGHSMITH
Date of Marriage: Oct. 18, 1817
Place of Marriage: Henry Co., KY
2. Sarah (Sally) FORD
Sex: F
Birth Date: April 28, 1805
Birth Place: Henry Co., KY
Spouse: Hazael LINDSAY
Date of Marriage:
Place of Marriage:
3. William FORD
Sex: M
Birth Date: Abt. 1815
Birth Place: Port Royal, Henry Co., KY
Spouse: Margaret J. HIGHSMITH, Elizabeth DRAKE
4. Amos FORD
Sex: M
Birth Date: Abt. 1815
Birth Place: Port Royal, Heny Co., KY
Death Date: Abt 1867
Place of Death: Birds Point, Crawford Co., IL
Buried at: Sharmere Warner Cemetery, Flat Rock, Crawford Co., IL
Spouse: Syrophia Ann CLAYTON
Date of Marriage: Nov. 11, 1841
Place of Marriage: Crawford Co., IL
5. Eliza FORD
Sex: F
Birth Date: April 26, 1822
Birth Place: Henry Co., KY
Death Date: April 28, 1846
Place of Death: Montgomery Twp., Crawford Co., IL
Buried at:
Spouse: John MICKEY
Date of Marriage: August 27, 1840
Place of Marriage: Crawford Co., IL
6. Samuel R. FORD
Sex: M
Birth Date: Bet. 1823 - 1827
Birth Place: Henry Co., KY
Death Date: Aft. 1852
Place of Death: Crawford Co., IL
Spouse: Roena R. Giltener

 

 

 

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