Lucy L. THOMAS and George Douglas BLAKEY were married on 23 February 1830 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.111,119 George Douglas BLAKEY379, son of George BLAKEY and Margaret "Peggy" WHITSITT, was born on 21 February 1809 in Rural Choice, Logan County, Kentucky.36 He died in 1886 at the age of 77 in Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky.
George and Lucy were first cousins once removed.
Logan Co DB R, p.175 21 Jul 1832 Henry T. Mason to George D. Blakey $400. Land on waters of Big Whipporwill. 43 ½ acres. Feagens line, corner, meanders Signed: Henry T. Mason, Mirian (X) Mason, his wife
Logan Co DB S, p.291 13 Jan 1834 George Blakey to George D. Blakey for love and affection toward his son and for $1. 206 acres. Tract where George D. Blakey now lives. Signed: George Blakey Wit: Wm. Whitsitt, Henry B. Haddy. Ack by George Blakey on 19 Mar 1834.
1850 Census. Logan Co KY, District 2, p.102, Hh 450
1860 Census. Logan Co KY, Russellville, p.615, Hh 786
1870 Census. Putnam Co IN, Greencastle, Ward 3, p.125, Hh 473
Wrote an article on William Haden & family for Kentucky Herald, 1877, published in Russellville, KY "Men Whom I Remember"
In the 1880 Census, George was living with the family of William & Martha Whitsett. William was 77, b. in NC - relationship to the other Whitsitts of Logan Co would be assumed, but I don't know what it might have been. George Blakey gave his occupation as "Retired Politician".
Lucy L. THOMAS and George Douglas BLAKEY had the following children:
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