Adams - Ashby Family History

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Andrew J Gritton

M, #1576, b. about 1856
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherHarvey Gritton b. about 1814
MotherNancy Woods b. 1 April 1826

Family: Amelia Messie Bell b. about 1867

DaughterAnnie May Alice Gritton+ b. about 1886

Biography

BirthAndrew J Gritton was born about 1856 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
MarriageHe and Amelia Messie Bell were married about 1885.
MarriageAndrew J Gritton and Melia B Trimble were married in 1897 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Elizabeth Higginbotham

F, #1577, b. before 1829, d. after 1829
Last Edited20 July 2018

Family: Jesse Gilbert Baugh b. 3 October 1796, d. after 1829

SonRobert Edward Baugh b. 8 March 1847, d. 15 March 1926
SonWilliam C. Baugh b. 29 July 1857

Biography

BirthElizabeth Higginbotham was born before 1829.
MarriageShe and Jesse Gilbert Baugh were married on 1 December 1829 in Garrard County, Kentucky.G1,2
DeathElizabeth Higginbotham died after 1829.

Citations

  1. [S1157] FamilySearch, Digital images, Marriage of Jesse G. Baugh and Elizabeth Higginbotham, “Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954,” (family search.org : accessed 3 Jan 2017)
  2. [S1352] Kentucky, Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965, Jesse G. Baugh-Elizabeth Higginbotham, 1 Dec 1829.

Martha Mahala Overstreet

F, #1578, b. about 1819
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Floyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871

DaughterMicky A Gritton b. about 1846
SonJohn H Gritton+ b. about 1848
SonThomas H Gritton+ b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
SonWilliam J Gritton+ b. May 1852
DaughterSarah J Gritton b. 14 September 1853

Biography

BirthMartha Mahala Overstreet was born about 1819.
MarriageShe and Floyd T Gritton were married on 4 August 1845 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1
NameMartha Mahala Overstreet was also known as Mahaly Overstreet.
NoteNAME: _DATE 04 AUG 1845.1
Alt. MarriageThey has conflicting marriage information of 24 August 1845 and Mercer County, KentuckyGO.

Citations

  1. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD

Micky A Gritton

F, #1579, b. about 1846
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherMartha Mahala Overstreet b. about 1819

Biography

BirthMicky A Gritton was born about 1846 in Kentucky.G

John H Gritton

M, #1580, b. about 1848
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherMartha Mahala Overstreet b. about 1819

Family: Susan S Gritton b. about 1849

DaughterDeita Sheila Gritton b. about 1872
DaughterClara B Gritton b. about 1874

Biography

BirthJohn H Gritton was born about 1848 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Susan S Gritton were married on 22 December 1870 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Thomas H Gritton

M, #1581, b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherMartha Mahala Overstreet b. about 1819

Family: Rebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

SonJohn T Gritton b. about 1873
SonJames F Gritton b. about 1879
SonJob Gritton b. March 1882
DaughterAudia May Gritton b. January 1885
SonWalter Gritton b. August 1887
SonHugh M Gritton b. January 1888
SonIsaac Gritton b. March 1892
SonEdgar B Gritton b. June 1897

Biography

BirthThomas H Gritton was born on 10 February 1850 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Rebecca Brown were married on 3 January 1872 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
DeathThomas H Gritton died on 10 November 1915, at age 65, in Kentucky.G
BurialHe was buried in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
Note(Research):Cemetery: Kirkwood Baptist Church.

William J Gritton

M, #1582, b. May 1852
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherMartha Mahala Overstreet b. about 1819

Family: Kate Woods b. about 1874

SonFinley Gritton b. January 1893
DaughterSarah Gritton b. August 1894
DaughterLouella Gritton b. September 1898

Biography

BirthWilliam J Gritton was born in May 1852 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Kate Woods were married in 1892 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Sarah J Gritton

F, #1583, b. 14 September 1853
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherMartha Mahala Overstreet b. about 1819

Biography

BirthSarah J Gritton was born on 14 September 1853 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
MarriageShe and James B Carnish were married on 4 August 1876 in Anderson County, Kentucky.G
Note(Research):Source birth IGI File.

Samuel J Gritton

M, #1584, b. November 1857, d. 1901
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Biography

BirthSamuel J Gritton was born in November 1857 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
MarriageHe and Phoebie Janie Sanders were married in 1883 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
DeathSamuel J Gritton died in 1901, at age ~44, in Kentucky.G
BurialHe was buried in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
Note(Research):Cemetery: Bethel Baptist Church

Source birth IGI File.

Elizabeth Lizzie Reed

F, #1585, b. about 1838
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Floyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871

SonSamuel J Gritton b. November 1857, d. 1901
SonJames Newton Gritton+ b. 6 December 1859, d. 17 October 1901
DaughterElizabeth Lizzie Gritton b. about 1861
SonMartin L Gritton+ b. 1 May 1864, d. 21 August 1943
DaughterMartha Lee Gritton b. 14 August 1865, d. 13 September 1935
SonEdward W Gritton+ b. March 1866
DaughterGeorgina A Gritton b. about 1868

Biography

BirthElizabeth Lizzie Reed was born about 1838.
MarriageShe and Floyd T Gritton were married on 30 March 1856 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
Note(Research):Cemetery: Overstreet.

James Newton Gritton1

M, #1586, b. 6 December 1859, d. 17 October 1901
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Family: Nannie Kays b. 27 March 1859, d. 1 March 1947

DaughterOra Dell Gritton b. 18 June 1881, d. 9 March 1961
DaughterDessie Liza Gritton b. July 1881, d. 20 March 1965
SonJames F. Lester Gritton b. 18 January 1883, d. 8 April 1967
DaughterSusan Lee Gritton b. January 1886
DaughterEthel Olivia Gritton b. 8 December 1887, d. 29 April 1955
DaughterMinnie May Gritton b. September 1888, d. 22 March 1932
DaughterLizzie Lou Gritton b. 27 July 1891, d. 24 June 1972
DaughterNellie Bly Gritton b. 28 February 1893
DaughterNoami Gritton b. 2 April 1895
SonThomas Faulkner Gritton b. 8 March 1897, d. 19 November 1897
SonWilliam Maxwell Gritton b. 11 July 1898
DaughterKatie Gritton b. 11 July 1901

Biography

BirthJames Newton Gritton was born on 6 December 1859 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO1
MarriageHe and Nannie Kays were married on 8 September 1880.1
DeathJames Newton Gritton died on 17 October 1901, at age 41, in Kentucky.G
BurialHe was buried in Mt. Hebron, Mercer County, Kentucky.G1

Citations

  1. [S11] Compiled by Alma Ray Sanders Ison, Bible Records and Family Informtion of Residents of Mercer County Kentucky, Record Number: R929.37694 I85B, Page 106

Elizabeth Lizzie Gritton

F, #1587, b. about 1861
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Biography

BirthElizabeth Lizzie Gritton was born about 1861 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and Isaac W Graham were married in 1878 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Martha Lee Gritton

F, #1588, b. 14 August 1865, d. 13 September 1935
Last Edited7 June 1997

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Biography

BirthMartha Lee Gritton was born on 14 August 1865 in Kentucky.G
DeathShe died on 13 September 1935, at age 70.
Note(Research):Cemetery: Kirkwood Baptist Church.

Martin L Gritton

M, #1589, b. 1 May 1864, d. 21 August 1943
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Family: Hattie F Driskill b. 28 February 1874, d. 4 March 1951

SonDillard Gritton b. 5 October 1894, d. 7 December 1937
DaughterVerna Gritton b. August 1897

Biography

BirthMartin L Gritton was born on 1 May 1864 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Hattie F Driskill were married in 1893 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
DeathMartin L Gritton died on 21 August 1943, at age 79, in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
Note(Research):Cemetery: Kirkwood Baptist Church.

Edward W Gritton

M, #1590, b. March 1866
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Family: Emma Mitchell b. 20 September 1877, d. 14 January 1902

SonCecil Gritton b. February 1898
SonClyde Gritton b. January 1900

Biography

BirthEdward W Gritton was born in March 1866 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Emma Mitchell were married in 1897 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
DeathEdward W Gritton died.
BurialHe was buried in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
Note(Research):Cemetery: Mt. Hebron Methodist.

Georgina A Gritton

F, #1591, b. about 1868
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherFloyd T Gritton b. 12 February 1819, d. 3 November 1871
MotherElizabeth Lizzie Reed b. about 1838

Biography

BirthGeorgina A Gritton was born about 1868 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and Jesse Cosby were married in 1886 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Cal M Driskell

M, #1592, b. about 1848
Last Edited20 May 2017

Biography

BirthCal M Driskell was born about 1848.
MarriageHe and Rebecca Jane Gritton were married on 5 November 1868 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Rebecca Brown

F, #1593, b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Thomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915

SonJohn T Gritton b. about 1873
SonJames F Gritton b. about 1879
SonJob Gritton b. March 1882
DaughterAudia May Gritton b. January 1885
SonWalter Gritton b. August 1887
SonHugh M Gritton b. January 1888
SonIsaac Gritton b. March 1892
SonEdgar B Gritton b. June 1897

Biography

BirthRebecca Brown was born on 12 November 1856.
MarriageShe and Thomas H Gritton were married on 3 January 1872 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO
DeathRebecca Brown died on 13 September 1935, at age 78.
Note(Research):Cemetery: Kirkwood Baptist Church.

Job Gritton

M, #1594, b. March 1882
Last Edited26 May 1997

Parents

FatherThomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
MotherRebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

Biography

BirthJob Gritton was born in March 1882 in Kentucky.G

Audia May Gritton

F, #1595, b. January 1885
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
MotherRebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

Biography

BirthAudia May Gritton was born in January 1885 in Kentucky.G
MarriageShe and W. A. McKinney were married in 1901 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Walter Gritton

M, #1596, b. August 1887
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
MotherRebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

Biography

BirthWalter Gritton was born in August 1887 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Mary Lou Chambers were married in 1907 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Hugh M Gritton

M, #1597, b. January 1888
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherThomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
MotherRebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

Biography

BirthHugh M Gritton was born in January 1888 in Kentucky.G
MarriageHe and Maud Brown were married in 1917 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO

Isaac Gritton

M, #1598, b. March 1892
Last Edited26 May 1997

Parents

FatherThomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
MotherRebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

Biography

BirthIsaac Gritton was born in March 1892 in Kentucky.G

Edgar B Gritton

M, #1599, b. June 1897
Last Edited26 May 1997

Parents

FatherThomas H Gritton b. 10 February 1850, d. 10 November 1915
MotherRebecca Brown b. 12 November 1856, d. 13 September 1935

Biography

BirthEdgar B Gritton was born in June 1897 in Kentucky.G

Kate Woods

F, #1600, b. about 1874
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: William J Gritton b. May 1852

SonFinley Gritton b. January 1893
DaughterSarah Gritton b. August 1894
DaughterLouella Gritton b. September 1898

Biography

BirthKate Woods was born about 1874.
MarriageShe and William J Gritton were married in 1892 in Mercer County, Kentucky.GO