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William Preston Ford1,2,3

M, #1624, b. 29 November 1870, d. 30 June 1940
Father*John Baldwin Ford1,4,3 b. 9 February 1853, d. 29 November 1938
Mother*Julia Ann Gosser1,4,3 b. 12 October 1855, d. 3 August 1938
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Margaret Wayne Bernard
Birth*29 November 1870 William Preston Ford was born on 29 November 1870 at Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA.1,2,3,5 
 He was the son of John Baldwin Ford and Julia Ann Gosser.1,4,3 
Marriage*say November 1888 William Preston Ford married Vina C Wells say November 1888.6,2,7,5 
Death*30 June 1940 William Preston Ford died from cardiac insufficiency arteriosclerosis with nephritis intestinal on 30 June 1940 at Russell Springs, Russell County, Kentucky, USA, at age 69 years, 7 months and 1 day.3 
Burial*1 July 1940 William Preston Ford was buried at Bernard Cemetery on 1 July 1940 at Stephens Ridge Rd, Jamestown, Russell County, Kentucky, USA, 36.984167,-85.063056.3 
Birth of Son18 December 1889 His son Henry Cleveland Ford was born on 18 December 1889 at Kentucky, USA.2,5,8 
Birth of SonFebruary 1891 His son Willy G Ford was born in February 1891 at Kentucky, USA.2,5 
Birth of SonJune 1892 His son James K Ford was born in June 1892 at Kentucky, USA.2,5 
Birth of DaughterJune 1893 His daughter Rebecca Ford was born in June 1893 at Kentucky, USA.2,5 
Birth of SonFebruary 1896 His son Marcus R Ford was born in February 1896 at Kentucky, USA.2,5 
Birth of DaughterMay 1898 His daughter Laura Elizabeth Ford was born in May 1898 at Kentucky, USA.2,5 
Occupation*from 1 June 1900 to 30 June 1940 William Preston Ford was a farmer from 1 June 1900 to 30 June 1940.2,3,7,5 
Birth of Daughtersay July 1900 His daughter Martha E Ford was born say July 1900 at Kentucky, USA.6,5 
Birth of Daughtersay August 1905 His daughter Liza A Ford was born say August 1905 at Kentucky, USA.6,5 
Birth of Sonsay August 1907 His son John R Ford was born say August 1907 at Kentucky, USA.6,5,9 
Birth of Daughtersay August 1910 His daughter Lucy O Ford was born say August 1910 at Kentucky, USA.6 
Death of Son18 December 1928 His son Henry Cleveland Ford died on 18 December 1928 at Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA.8,10 
Death of Mother3 August 1938 His mother Julia Ann Gosser died on 3 August 1938 at Jamestown, Russell County, Kentucky, USA.11 
Death of Father29 November 1938 His father John Baldwin Ford died on 29 November 1938 at Eller, Russell County, Kentucky, USA.12 

Timeline

DateEventPrincipal
29 November 1870BirthWilliam Preston Ford1,2,3,5
William Preston Ford1,4,3
say November 1888MarriageWilliam Preston Ford6,2,7,5
18 December 1889Birth of SonHenry Cleveland Ford2,5,8
February 1891Birth of SonWilly G Ford2,5
June 1892Birth of SonJames K Ford2,5
June 1893Birth of DaughterRebecca Ford2,5
February 1896Birth of SonMarcus R Ford2,5
May 1898Birth of DaughterLaura Elizabeth Ford2,5
say July 1900Birth of DaughterMartha E Ford6,5
say August 1905Birth of DaughterLiza A Ford6,5
say August 1907Birth of SonJohn R Ford6,5,9
say August 1910Birth of DaughterLucy O Ford6
18 December 1928Death of SonHenry Cleveland Ford8,10
3 August 1938Death of MotherJulia Ann Gosser11
29 November 1938Death of FatherJohn Baldwin Ford12
30 June 1940DeathWilliam Preston Ford3
1 July 1940BurialWilliam Preston Ford3

Census and Residence

Year & PlaceLabel & RoleHead of Household
1880, Precinct 4, Russell County, Kentucky, USACensus, ChildJohn Baldwin Ford13
1900, Precinct 1, Jamestown, Russell County, Kentucky, USACensus, PrincipalWilliam Preston Ford14
1910, Jamestown, Russell County, Kentucky, USACensus, PrincipalWilliam Preston Ford5
1920, Precinct 1, Russell County, Kentucky, USACensus, PrincipalWilliam Preston Ford6
1930, Clear Fork Road, Russell County, Kentucky, USACensus, PrincipalWilliam Preston Ford7
1935, Half Acre Road, Russell County, Kentucky, USAResidence, PrincipalWilliam Preston Ford15
1940, Russell County, Kentucky, USACensus, PrincipalWilliam Preston Ford15

Family

Vina C Wells b. June 1870
Marriage*say November 1888 William Preston Ford married Vina C Wells say November 1888.6,2,7,5 
Children
Last Edited2 November 2012

Citations

  1. [S41] 1880 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, ED 101 p. 11, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, micropublication T-9 roll 441.
  2. [S42] 1900 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, Ancestry.Com, MyFamily.com, Inc., 575 Howard St, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA, micropublication T-623 roll 550.
  3. [S748] Death Certificate for William Preston Ford, 20 July 1940, 41 20333, Kentucky Department for Public Health, Vital Statistics - 75, 275 East Main St, 1E-A, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA.
  4. [S70] Joseph Green Bernard, "Family Group Sheets," 1996, 416 Pumpkin Creek Rd., Jamestown, Kentucky, held by Joseph Green Bernard, 416 Pumpkin Creek Rd, Jamestown, Russell County, Kentucky, USA, June 1996.
  5. [S44] 1910 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, William P. Ford household, ED 215, p. 35, dwelling 312, family 314, Ancestry.Com, MyFamily.com, Inc., 575 Howard St, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA, micropublication T-624 roll 501.
  6. [S43] 1920 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, ED 251 p. 8A, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, micropublication T-625 roll 598.
  7. [S760] 1930 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, William P Ford household, ED 3, p. 9B, dwelling 174, family 175, Ancestry.Com, MyFamily.com, Inc., 575 Howard St, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA, micropublication T-626 roll 777.
  8. [S2242] Ancestry.com, "Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953," [database online], 2007, Provo, Utah, http://www.Ancestry.com, held by Ancestry.Com, MyFamily.com, Inc., 575 Howard St, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA. * Kentucky. Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records – Microfilm (1852-1910). Microfilm rolls #994027-994058. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky. * Kentucky. Birth and Death Records: Covington, Lexington, Lousivlle, and Newport – Microfilm (before 1911). Microfilm rolls #7007125-7007131, 7011804-7011813, 7012974-7013570, 7015456-7015462. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky. * Kentucky. Vital Statistics Original Death Certificates – Microfilm (1911-1955). Microfilm rolls #7016130-7041803. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky., Death Date: 18 Dec 1928 Death Location: Pulaski.
  9. [S2619] 1940 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, John R Ford household, ED 104-2, p. 6A, family number: 77B, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, micropublication T627 roll 1354.
  10. [S706] Ancestry.com, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-2000," [database online], 2000, Provo, Utah, http://www.Rootsweb.com, held by RootsWeb, unknown repository address. Commonwealth of Kentucky, Health Data Branch, Division of Epidemiology and Health Planning. Kentucky Death Index, 1911-present. Frankfort, Kentucky: Kentucky Department of Information Systems, 19xx, Certificate: 4274.
  11. [S581] Death Certificate for Julia Ann Ford, 15 November 1938, 31726, Kentucky Department for Public Health, Vital Statistics - 75, 275 East Main St, 1E-A, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA.
  12. [S586] Death Certificate for John Baldwin Ford, 15 December 1938, 31727, Kentucky Department for Public Health, Vital Statistics - 75, 275 East Main St, 1E-A, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA.
  13. [S41] 1880 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, John B. Ford household, ED 101 p. 516C, dwelling 93, household 93.
  14. [S42] 1900 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, Jamestown pct. 1, ED 158, p. 21, dwelling 413, family 426.
  15. [S2619] 1940 U.S. Census (Population Schedule), Russell County, Kentucky, William P Ford household, ED 104-2, p. 6A, family number: 77.