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Simon Butler indian

Simon Butler indian

Posted: 9 May 2004 5:11AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Butler, Frazier
Simon Butler resided in Pulaski Co. Ky. sometime in the 1860's he died on the Smith Cain farm between 1861-69 . He married or lived with a Mary Polly Frazier Butler near Mill Springs . Need any information at all on Simon or Mary Butler.Simon was listed as Indian in the 1860 Whitley Co. Ky. census. Please email with any information at all. Thanks, Marilyn M Fair mfair@kc.rr.com

Re: Simon Butler indian

Ellie Radford (View posts)
Posted: 3 Feb 2006 5:16AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Hines/West/Barnes/Sadler/Harris/VanHook/Baugh/Vaught/Lay/Phillippi
I found this Butler site and thought I'd share the link. Don't know if it connects to your Butler, but I don't like to leave any stone unturned!!! Good luck.

C. David Butler, Pharm.D., M.B.A. - Primarily a mixture of European and Native American

http://users.seas.wustl.edu/cdbutler/C.David.Butler.Family.h...

Re: Simon Butler indian

Marilyn M Fair (View posts)
Posted: 3 Feb 2006 4:47PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Butler, Smith, Lane, McAllister
Thanks Ellie, I will check it out.

Re: Simon Butler indian

Ellie Radford (View posts)
Posted: 3 Feb 2006 5:10PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Hines/West/Barnes/Sadler/Harris/VanHook/Baugh/Vaught/Lay/Phillippi
I looked in my files and I have this info on Simon. I have NOT verified it. If I find anymore in my notes I will post it. I don't know that he has a connection to any of my lines, but it is family tradition that two of my ancestors were Indian. Hense, I collect the info on known Indian Families in the Pulaski Co., KY area. I did't keep the info on the later generations.

Simon Butler Indian
· Name: Simon Butler 1
· Birth: Indian Territory KY Or TN1
· Death: Pulaski Co., KY 1
· Burial: Garner Farm Pulaski Co., KY 1

Is noted as being a Cherokee Indian. Some family members say Indian name is "Running from Bear".
Burial; Somerset, Pulaski co., KY

Marriage 1 Mary Polly Frazier b: KY
Death: 17 DEC 1875 Adair Co., KY (60 y/o) 1
Burial; Smith Family Cem., Milltown, KY
Father: Micajah Frazier
Mother: Sally ??? SALLIE
Children
1. Sarah Elizabeth Butler b: Wayne Or Pulaski Co., KY
Death: 1 MAY 1916 in Adair Co., KY 1 Burial: Smith Family Cem. Adair Co., KY Burial; Smith Family Cem., Milltown, KY
Note: [Smith.fbk.FBK2.GED]
Sarah had been widowed from Elijah Smith since 1898. She met and married a Samuel Miller in Casey Co., KY. Don't know for sure if she ever divorced this person. When she died in 1916, she had already returned to Adair Co., and the Doctor who signed her death certificate, didn't know her as being a Mrs. Miller, only knew her for years as “Mrs. Smith”. Thus, her death certificate is in her Smith name not Miller.
Facts about this person:
Census(Adair co.) 1900
Says: Mother of 15 Children, 11 living.
Source: Smith.fbk.FBK2.GED
Medium: Other
Date of Import: Dec 27, 2001
Source: Smith.fbk.FBK2.GED
Medium: Other
Date of Import: Dec 27, 2001 Marriage 1 Elijah Smith b: KY Or TN Death: 1898 in Adair Co., KY 1 Burial: Smith Family Cem. Adair Co., KY Facts about this person:
Military service
Civil War-Union-Reg. 13, Co.D, Calv.-Enlist date: August 9, 1863 at Columbia, KY. Mustered out of Camp Nelson, KY, Jan.10, 1865.
Source: Smith.fbk.FBK2.GED Medium: Other Date of Import: Dec 27, 2001
Father: James Smith
Married: 10 MAR 1856 in supposedly in Jeffersonville, Indiana


Children
1. Mary Jane "Mollie" SMITH b: 3 APR 1857 possibly Boyle Co., KY Death: 8 AUG 1949 in Adair Co., KY Burial: Smith Family Cem., Milltown, KY Marriage 1 David R. GARLAND b: WFT Est. 1831-1857
Married: 11 MAR 1876 Marriage 3 George Washington POFF b: 3 JAN 1859 KY Married: 1881/85 ?TN
2. Margaret Elizabeth "Teen" SMITH b: 5 APR 1859 Boyle or Washington Co., KY Death: 17 MAR 1908 TX
Mar; 1 James Parker CARTER b: Mar; 2 William T. JONES b: Est. 1858 -- Mar: 18 SEP 1872 Mar; 3 Miles DOVE b: -- Mar: 1876
3. William Newton "Bill Newt" SMITH b: 7 DEC 1862 Adair Co., KY
Death: 26 OCT 1943 Burial: Smith Family Cem., Milltown, KY Marriage 1 Mary Ann "Molie" MCALLISTER b: 15 MAR 1867 D: 27 MAR 1902 Burial: Smith Family Cem., Milltown, KY
Facts about this person:
Census(Adair county) 1900
Says: Mother of 9 Children, 5 living
Father: Alfred Alexander MCALLISTER b: WFT Est. 1816-1845
Mother: Elizabeth Ann FLOYD b:
Children
1. Newton Leslie "Newt" SMITH b: 17 OCT 1883 Adair Co., KY
D: 16 MAY 1962 Adair Co., KY B; May 18, 1962 Columbia City Cem. Adair Co., KY
NOTE: Served time in KY prison for shooting to death his wife, Maggie Smith, in 1930. Caused a near riot in the town of Columbia, KY, at the courthouse when the verdict was a prison term and not a death penalty. Paroled in ? year and daughter, Etta Cook, took him in and took care of him until his death. M: 25 JUL 1906 Magnolia "Maggie" FINN b: 17 SEP 1888 Adair Co., KY D: 30 OCT 1930 Adair Co., KY ** Was shot and killed by her husband, Newton Leslie, in 1930 in their home in Milltown. She was only 42 years old. "Newt" had been drinking all day and was drunk. Claimed it was an accident. Newspaper reported that Maggie was suffering from a shot gun injury to her arm that had only occurred 1 mo. before by Newt. He told that she would never be around to testify to this shooting against him.

4. Vesta Ann SMITH b: 10 FEB 1865 Adair Co., KY D: 30 JAN 1917 Adair Co., KY
Marriage 1 Ambrose M. SPRADLING b: 10 APR 1860 M: 25 DEC 1877 Adair co., KY Ambrose was Elijah Smith's nephew. His mother, Rachel, was Elijah's sister who died in 1877 and Elijah was appointed guardian for Ambrose.
5. John Elijah "Lige" SMITH b: 20 MAY 1869 Adair Co., KY
Marriage 1 Ada Prindle(or PRINNELL) Married: 17 JUN 1904
6. Sarah Belle "Belle" SMITH b: 14 MAR 1874 Adair Co., KY Burial; Evergreen Cem., Louisville, KY
M; 1 Benjamin Elisha LANE b: JUN 1866 in KY
M: 11 OCT 1894 Adair Co., KY *(married 52 years) 1
7. Susan Louvenia SMITH b: 6 MAR 1875 Adair Co., KY D: 4 MAR 1920
M; 1 John Washington WILSON b: 26 JUL 1874 Russell Co., Ky
8. Angeline SMITH b: ABT. 1877 Adair Co., KY
9. George Tile SMITH b: 10 FEB 1878 Adair Co., KY D: 30 JAN 1962
M; 1 ??? LUCY M; 2 Elizy DOVE B: PC KY M: 20 DEC 1905
10. Rosa Lee SMITH b: 29 MAR 1879/81 Adair Co., KY
Marriage 1 Joseph Henry Burris Married: 1897 Adair Co., KY
11. James W. SMITH b: 29 AUG 1880 Adair Co., KY
12. Robert Leslie SMITH b: 9 JAN 1884 Adair Co., KY
13. Addie Smith (ADOPTED) b: Est. 1885
14. Unnamed SMITH b:-?
15. Unknown SMITH b:-?

Marriage 2 Samuel MILLER b: WFT Est. 1857-1889
· Married: 3 DEC 1909 Casey Co., KY1


Sources:
Title: josephtudortodd.FTW
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Other
Text: Date of Import: Mar 18, 2004

Name: Simon Butler
Age in 1860: 84
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1860: Whitley, Whitley, Kentucky
Race: Indian
Gender: Male
Head of Household: Simon Butler
Household
Post Office: Marsh Creek
Value of real estate: View image

1840 United States Federal Census Record Simon Butler
Name: Simon Butler
Township: Not Stated
County: Wayne
State: Kentucky

Re: Simon Butler indian

Marilyn M Fair (View posts)
Posted: 3 Feb 2006 7:24PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Butler, Smith, Lane, McAllister
Well Ellie, all of this info. looks like it was copied directly from my own. I have all of this and not much more, so thanks for the effort. Marilyn

Re: Simon Butler indian

Julie Click (View posts)
Posted: 29 May 2006 6:05PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Smith, Butler, Frazier, Martin, Gilpin, Cook, and Click
Ellie have you ever came across a death notice for Simon Butler. Thank You Julie

Re: Simon Butler indian

Posted: 7 Nov 2008 10:16PM GMT
Classification: Query
DO YOU HAVE INFO ON MARY SMITH WHO MARRIED SAMUEL MILLER MAY 6, 1811? YOU AND I ARE APPARENTLY CONNECTED SOMEHOW BY THE LOOKS OF OUR SURNAMES. PLEASE HELP WITH ANY AND ALL INFO AND EMAIL ME TO CHAT ABOUT HOW WE MIGHT BE RELATED.
wheakat@yahoo.com

Re: Simon Butler indian

Posted: 8 Nov 2008 2:31AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Butler, Frazier, Smith, Lane
This in reply to wheak, who posted a reply to my message board for Simon Butler Indian. on Nov.7, 2008. I tried to reply via the email address you left with your post but it came back undeliverable, saying you do not have an email account with Yahoo. So I will answer here, I do not have a Mary Smith who married a Samuel Miller, my GG Grandmother Sarah Elizabeth Butler Smith remarried after her husband Elijah Smith's death to a Samuel L. Miller of Casey Co. Ky. in 1909. So if you still think we are connected please email me mfair@kc.rr.com. Marilyn M Fair
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