Location: Harlan County KY

Biographical Sketch of John W. Biggs

It is perfectly natural to admire pluck and ambition in a young man and this no doubt is one reason why he whose name heads this sketch has won so many friends during  silence in Oregon. He is of flint class who are opposed to leading the routine life of all unambitious citizens, but with the energy and enterprise characteristic of Young America when untrammeled with restraint, he seeks higher and nobler spheres of life, and looks forward to securing fame and fortune before being overtaken by old age. Mr. Biggs was born in Georgetown, Kentucky, in 1870, but moved

Biography of Joseph C. Blair

JOSEPH C. BLAIR. The success which has attended the efforts of Mr. Blair in the various occupations he has filled is by no means a matter of chance, nor was he in any sense an especial favorite of fortune, for when he started out in life for himself he began near the bottom of the ladder. In his case fortune smiled upon him as an agriculturist and as a public official because of his untiring efforts, his close and intelligent application to his duties, and his uprightness and honesty, which should bring success under any circumstances and in any field

Harlan County, Kentucky Census Records

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Harlan County, Kentucky Cemetery Records

Harlan County Harlan County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Harlan County USGenWeb Archives Project Asher Cemetery Ball Cemetery Black Joe Cemetery Blanton Cemetery Britton Cemetery Britton Cemetery Burkhart Cemetery #1 Burkhart Family Cemetery #2 Dean Cemetery Dizney Church of God Cemetery Evarts Cemetery Evarts Memorial Gardens Cemetery , part 2 Evarts Memorial Gardens Cemetery , part 3 Crab Orchard/Jones Cemetary Bennett, Marshall A. and Mallie Musick, Cemetery Information Turner Creek Cemetery Wilson Cemetery Harlan County, Kentucky Cemetery Records Hosted at Southeastern Kentucky Genealogy & History Fee Cemetery  

Biography of Philemon L. Mitchell

In recalling to mind those men who in an early day laid the foundation of Rock Island’s present commercial and financial stability, one’s memory instinctively turns to an individual who, during his lifetime, was instrumental in organizing and conducting one of the largest banking houses in Rock Island County, and who was a tower of moral and financial strength in the community, Philemon L. Mitchell, deceased. He was born October 16, 1812, at Limington, Maine, and died at his home in Rock Island January 23, 1895. His parents were Isaac and Martha (Libby) Mitchell. The father was a native of