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Augustus G. Ligon

M, b. October 20, 1874, d. February 24, 1960
Last Edited=February 15, 2013
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Augustus was born on Tuesday, October 20, 1874 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2,3 He was the son of John D. Ligon and Louisa Hardwick. Augustus, age 24, was married to Martha E. Alexander, age 24, daughter of Charles M. Alexander and Lucy A. Armstrong, Monday, May 22, 1899 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Marriage Book Number 029, Page 433. Augustus was married to Lylmer Royster, daughter of William Alexander Royster and Laura Ann Brown, between October 14, 1928 and April 1, 1930. Augustus died on Wednesday, February 24, 1960 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 85 years, 4 months and 4 days.1,2,3 His body was interred after February 24, 1960 in McMullin Cemetery, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2,3
     Augustus (age 5) was listed as a son living with John D. Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 695, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Augustus (age 25) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 25) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 389, Authoston, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Augustus (age 35) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 35) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 29, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Augustus (age 45) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 44) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 101, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Augustus G. Ligon was listed as the informant on Martha E. Alexander's Death Certificate on Saturday, October 13, 1928 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2,7 Augustus (age 55) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Lylmer (age 53) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 158, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He resided with Lylmer in District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.8 Augustus G. Ligon was employed as a Farmer as of April 1, 1940 in District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8 Augustus (age 65) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Lylmer (age 63) on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 154, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8 Augustus G. Ligon was listed as the informant on William Ligon's Death Certificate on Saturday, December 6, 1941 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,9 Augustus G. Ligon was listed as the informant on Lylmer Royster's Death Certificate on Wednesday, June 3, 1959 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2,10

Children of Augustus G. Ligon and Martha E. Alexander

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 459. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  3. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 102. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  4. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 104. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  8. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.
  9. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 460. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  10. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 264. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.

Bedford Dempsey Ligon

M, b. April 9, 1867, d. September 11, 1939
Last Edited=February 20, 2013
     Bedford was born on Tuesday, April 9, 1867 in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2 He was the son of James Washington Ligon and Louisa A. Long. Bedford Dempsey Ligon married Martha Emilie Busby, daughter of George Harold Busby and Lucy F. Smith, on Wednesday, May 2, 1888 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Bedford, age 54, was married to Emma (?) Sunday, November 6, 1921. Bedford died on Monday, September 11, 1939 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 72 years, 5 months and 2 days.2,1 His body was interred after September 11, 1939 in Busby Cemetery St. Hwy. 1299, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2,1
     Bedford (age 3) was listed as a household member living with an unknown person on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 105, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Bedford (age 13) was listed as a son living with James Washington Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 183, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Bedford (age 43) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 40) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 7, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Bedford (age 52) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 50) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 140, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Bedford (age 62) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Emma on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 208, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8

Children of Bedford Dempsey Ligon and Martha Emilie Busby

Citations

  1. [S587] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - Revised 1997 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, Revised 1997), Page 16. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - Rev. 1997.
  2. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 459. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  3. [S828] Dempsey Ligon to Mattie Busby Marriage Record, Marriage Record, Marriage Book 021, Page Number 055, Henderson County, KY Clerk's Office, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Hereinafter cited as Ligon, D. to Busby, M. Marriage Record.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  8. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.

Benjamin Ligon

M, b. circa 1879
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
Relationship
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Benjamin was born circa 1879 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Samuel W. Ligon and Mary E. Hardwick.
     Benjamin was listed as a son living with Samuel W. Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 128, Point, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Benjamin was listed as a son living with Mary E. Hardwick on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 16, Reed, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Citations

  1. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Benjamin F. Ligon

M, b. circa 1854
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Benjamin was born circa 1854 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Richard H. Ligon and Sarah Elizabeth Griffin.
     Benjamin was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 377, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Benjamin was listed as a household member living with Richard H. Ligon on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 164, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Citations

  1. [S703] Ancestry.com, 1860 Webster County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Webster County.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Bernard S. Ligon

M, b. circa 1908
Last Edited=February 3, 2011
     Bernard was born circa 1908 in Indiana, USA. He was the son of John Morgan Ligon and Kate Brooks.
     Bernard was listed as a son living with John Morgan Ligon on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 61, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA.1 Bernard was listed as a son living with John Morgan Ligon on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 191, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA.1 Bernard was listed as a son living with John Morgan Ligon on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 346, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.