Samuel McCoy, Jr., b. July 2, 1884, m. June 18, 1901, Mary J. Coleman, b. March 19, 1881, daughter of Mat Coleman of Possum Creek.
Samuel, Jr., was the son of Samuel McCoy, called "Big Sam" or Squirrel-Hunting Sam", b. abt 1855, married 4 times. He first married America Goff on Dec. 27, 1882, Salyersville, KY. Their only son was Samuel, Jr.
Samuel "Big Sam" was the son of Samuel McCoy, b.1831 and Benina Phillips, m. abt 1850, daughter of Jacob and Betty Keesee Phillips. They lived in Logan County during the 1850's and 1860's.
Samuel was the son of Daniel McCoy and Peggy Taylor.
Source: "The McCoys: Their Story", Truda Williams McCoy