[List] Kentucky Tax Lists

Shirley Wilcox slwilcox at juno.com
Sun Mar 4 18:51:44 PST 2007

Thank you Sandra for sharing these lists. There are many names that are
repeated in the various lists. Perhaps it would be useful for the group
to look at these lists and identify the people. We may find we don't
always come to the same conclusions and we may need to reanalyze our
thought processes.


On Sun, 4 Mar 2007 18:32:24 -0800 michael at newsummer.com writes:
> Sandra Stanton recently sent me these tax list readings for 
> Washington, Casey
> and Adair counties KY. There's a great deal of interest here. One of 
> the first
> things I noticed was that John Cooley (born by 1740) last appears in 
> 1811.
> That's the year that three of his sons went to MO. I believe it's 
> also the
> year that Edward Cooley finally left Stokes county NC for Indiana. 
> It's been
> my belief that John probably died that year, his death motivating 
> the moves.
> Of course, it's also possible that he too left for MO but never made 
> it. That
> might explain the lack of a will.
> I haven't linked to this page from anywhere yet:
> http://www.ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/kyTaxLists.html
> -Michael
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