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THE STAPLETON FAMILY HISTORY

1 THOMAS STAPLETON born 1724-29 died about 1809 Russell County, Virginia.
          Children: 1. Thomas Stapleton, Jr.; 2. Joseph Stapleton; 3. Joshua Stapleton; 4. John Stapleton
(Some also list Sarah Alberta Stapleton (1760-1836) m 1775 to Joseph Whitely , Jr
(1754-1818) and Elizabeth Stapleton m Jeremiah Salyer)
11 THOMAS STAPLETON, JR. born 1758 died 15 November 1835 in Clay County, Kentucky. As a resident of Rowan
     County, North Carolina, he volunteered for service in Revolutionary War in 1780 and completed two terms of service.
     As a citizen of Russell County, Virginia, he entered into service against the Indians in 1781 or 1782. Married in Rowan
     County, North Carolina, to Sarah Johnson who gave the date of marriage as June 1788 in a deposition made in 1841.
     At that time she also stated she was about 77 years old, placing her birth about 1764. Joshua, brother of Thomas, stated
     in 1844 that he had attended the wedding of Thomas and Sarah in Rowan County in the fall of 1783. Thomas moved
to Tennessee and then to Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Edward Stapleton; 2. William Stapleton

12 JOSEPH STAPLETON born about 1765. Married Elizabeth Green. Listed in 1810 Census for Knox County, Kentucky,
     with his brother Thomas.

13 JOSHUA STAPLETON born about 1767. He was living in Johnson County, Kentucky, in 1844 when he stated that he
     would be 77 years old in December 1844.2 He was on the tax lists of Johnson County through 1846. There is no extant
     list for 1847 and he does not appear on later lists so that he probably died about 1847. Married Margaret Castle,
     daughter of Basil Castle. She was living in the household of her son Basil in 1850 with her age given as 80 and Virginia
     as the place of birth. She may have been the Margaret Stapleton, age 70, living in the household of John and Margaret
     [Castle?} Daniel in Johnson County at the time of the 1860 Census.
          Children: 1. Basil "Zada" Stapleton; 2. Charles Stapleton

14 JOHN STAPLETON born 1771-1772, died about 1844. Married 1st Nancy Castle. Married 2nd Mary Elizabeth Carter,
     daughter of Morris Carter.
          Children: 1. Thomas Stapleton; 2. Jacob Stapleton; 3. Charles Stapleton111 EDWARD STAPLETON In June 1851 he gave a deposition in support of his mother's claim to a pension based on his
     father's service during the Revolution.
(by 2nd wife had 4 . James Stapleton)

112 WILLIAM STAPLETON

131 BASIL "ZADA" STAPLETON born about 1801 in Virginia. He was on the tax lists of Johnson County, Kentucky, from
     1840 through 1851. He apparently died about 1852 for his widow appeared on the tax list in 1853. He was married
     on 26 September 1830 in Lawrence County, Kentucky, to Mary "Polly" Bowen born about 1812 in Floyd County,
     Kentucky, daughter of Adams and Rhoda {Wooten} Bowen. She was widowed at the time of her death on 24 May 1856
     in Johnson County, Kentucky. They are listed as the progenitors of a large family in Volume II of Johnson County
     Kentucky by Mitchell Hall. However, some of the children shown in the 1850 Census record do not appear in Hall's
     work so that further research is needed. They lived on Baker's Branch of Tom's Creek.
          Children: 1. Sarah Stapleton; 2. William Stapleton; 3. Lydia Stapleton; 4. Catherine Stapleton; 5. Eli
               Stapleton; 6. Zion Stapleton; 7. Mary Stapleton; 8. Isaac Stapleton; 9. John Stapleton; 10. Miranda
               Stapleton; 11. Alfred Stapleton

132 CHARLES STAPLETON born about 1805 in Virginia.  Married 1 May 1826 in Floyd County, Kentucky, to Mary
     Evans, born about 1805 in Kentucky.  Marriage bond dated 29 April 1826 signed by Charles Stapleton and Benjamin
     Evans with permission for Charles to marry given by Josha(sic) Stapleton.  This couple was living in Carter County,
     Kentucky in 1850.  Further research is needed.
          Children: 1. Richard Stapleton; 2. Joshua Stapleton; 3. Nancy Stapleton; 4. Alexander Stapleton; 5. Thomas
               Stapleton; 6. Katherine Stapleton; 7. Martha Stapleton

141 THOMAS STAPLETON born about 1800 in Virginia, married 10 February 1825 in Scott County, Virginia, to Elizabeth
     Salyers, born 1805-1810 in Virginia, daughter of Samuel and Sarah {Castle} Salyers. Moved to Kentucky after 1870.
     Elizabeth was living with her daughter Eliza in Elliott County, Kentucky, when the 1880 Census was taken. One
     descendant described Thomas as a small man with blue eyes and Elizabeth as a large woman weighing about 300
     pounds.
          Children: 1. William Stapleton; 2. George W. Stapleton; 3. John Stapleton; 4. Isaac Stapleton; 5. Elizabeth
               Stapleton; 6. Anderson Stapleton; 7. Rebecca J. Stapleton; 8. James Harvey Stapleton; 9. Didema
               Stapleton; 10. Sally Stapleton; 11. Dradle Stapleton; 12. Sealy Stapleton; 13. Ann Eliza Stapleton

142 JACOB STAPLETON born about 1805 in Virginia, married 1st 20 October 1824 Scott County, Virginia, to Delila
     Salyers born about 1803 died 3 August 1866 in Scott County, Virginia, daughter of Samuel and Sarah {Castle} Salyers.
     Married 2nd 15 September 1868 to Ruth Steen born about 1834 in Virginia. Jacob and Ruth were living in Washington
     County, Virginia, at the time of the 1880 Census. Presumably he died there.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Esther Stapleton; 2. Eli Stapleton; 3. Sally Stapleton; 4. Harlan Stapleton;
               5. Henry W. Stapleton; 6. Nancy Stapleton; 7. Delila Stapleton; 8. Andrew Stapleton; 9. Walter
               Stapleton; 10. Eliza Stapleton; 11. Martha Stapleton

143 CHARLES STAPLETON born about 1808 in Russell County, Virginia. Died 4 April 1878 Johnson County, Kentucky.
     Married first about 1832 to Nancy Salyer born about 1808 in Russell County, Virginia, daughter of Jonathan and Lydia
     {Dorcas} Salyer. Lydia was a Cherokee Indian. Nancy died 5 September 1854 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Charles
     married second 3 October 1856 Johnson County, Kentucky, to Mrs. Elizabeth {Williams} Salyers, widow of Henderson
     Salyers. Elizabeth, born 3 April 1819 in Perry County, Kentucky, was the daughter of John M. Williams. She died
     in 1887 and is buried at Bethel Church, Mudlick, Johnson County, Kentucky.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Allen Stapleton; 2. Catherine Stapleton; 3. Edward Stapleton; 4. Asa Stapleton;
               5. Joseph Stapleton; 6. Elizabeth Stapleton; 7. William H. Stapleton
          Children (2nd marriage): 8. Martha Stapleton; 9. Greenville F. Stapleton; 10. John Stapleton; 11. Amanda
               Stapleton; 12. Mary Stapleton
131 1 SARAH STAPLETON born about 1825 in Floyd County, Kentucky.  Married John Wiley, born about 1832 in Floyd
     County, Kentucky.  They were living in Johnson County in the household of her brother, William [mistakently listed
     as Eli] Stapleton, at the time of the 1860 Census.
          Children: 1. Nancy Wiley; 2. Boyd Wiley; 3. Lydia Wiley; 4. Cynthia Wiley; 5. Adam P. Wiley;
               6. Winchester "Chester" Wiley; 7. Mary Wiley

131 2 WILLIAM STAPLETON born March 1833 in Floyd County, Kentucky, probably died between 1900 and 1910 in
     Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Harriett DeBoard, born May 1833 in North Carolina, died 8 August 1913 in
     Johnson County. He was mistakenly listed as Eli Stapleton in the 1860 Census for Johnson County, Kentucky. This
     family lived on Tom's Creek, near Mingo in Johnson County.
          Children: 1. James Stapleton; 2. William Stapleton; 3. Mary Stapleton; 4. Samuel Stapleton; 5. Caroline
               Stapleton; 6. Jefferson Stapleton; 7. Abraham Stapleton; 8. Lula Stapleton; 9. John Stapleton

131 3 LYDIA STAPLETON born about 1833 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 4 CATHERINE STAPLETON born about 1832 in Kentucky.  Married William Daniel, born about 1825 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Maria Daniel; 2. Amanda Daniel; 3. Wayne Daniel; 4. Unnamed son Stapleton; 5. Lydia
               Daniel; 6. William N. Daniel; 7. Alfair Daniel

131 5 ELI STAPLETON born about 1835 in Floyd County, Kentucky. Married Charlotte Helton, born about 1837 in Floyd
     County, Kentucky, daughter of Press Helton. Eli served in the Union Army during the Civil War.
          Children: 1. Roscoe Stapleton; 2. Rosecrans Stapleton; 3. Alice Stapleton; 4. Mary Elizabeth Stapleton;
               5. Theresa Bell Stapleton

131 6 ZION STAPLETON born about 1839 in Floyd County, Kentucky. Married Sarah Auxier. They lived first on John's
     Creek and later on Tom's Creek in Johnson County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Mellon Stapleton; 2. George B. Stapleton; 3. Irwin Grant Stapleton; 4. John Stapleton; 5. Lydia
               Stapleton

131 7 MARY STAPLETON born about 1840 (May 1832 according to the 1900 Census for Johnson County, Kentucky) in
     Floyd County, Kentucky. Married 7 April 1856 in Johnson County, Kentucky, to Allen Penix, born about 1838
     (November 1829 according to the 1900 Census for Johnson County) in Scott County, Virginia. This family lived on
     Greasy Creek in Johnson County.
          Children: 1. Lafayette Penix; 2. Clinton Penix; 3. Cyrus Penix; 4. Julian Penix; 5. Dixey Penix; 6. Anna
               Penix; 7. John Penix; 8. Maranda Penix; 9. Minerva Penix; 10. Elias Penix

131 8 ISAAC STAPLETON born about 1841 in Floyd County, Kentucky. Married Lavina "Vina" Helton, born about 1850
     in Kentucky, daughter of Press Helton. "Ike" was in the Union Army during the Civil War and lived at River,
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Louella Stapleton; 2. London F. Stapleton

131 9 JOHN STAPLETON born about 1845 in Johnson County, Kentucky.  He enlisted as a corporal 18 November 1862
     at Peach Orchard, Kentucky, in Company G 39th Regiment of the Kentucky Infrantry of the Union Army  He was
     reported (mistakenly) on 5 April 1863 as a deserter "while on a scout" from Camp Lookout, Louisa, Kentucky. His
     military record shows that he wwas 5' 8" high, had fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair and was aarmer..He died of
     fever at home on Tom's Creek in Johnson County on either 15 or 24 or 27 April 1863. His brother, William Stapleton,
     received his effects on 30 June.3

131 0 MIRANDA STAPLETON born about 1848 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married James J. Daniel born Johnson
     County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Sarah Daniel; 2. Martha C. Daniel

131 1 ALFRED STAPLETON born about 1849 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 1st Elizabeth Reynolds born about
     1845 in Kentucky. Married 2nd Mrs. Nancy J. Davis, born November 1849 either in Kentucky or North Carolina. He
     was a farmer and merchant.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Laura Stapleton; 2. Edgar Stapleton; 3. Proctor Stapleton; 4. Northrup Stapleton
          Children (2nd marriage): 5. Maude Stapleton; 6. John Stapleton

132 1 RICHARD STAPLETON born about 1826 in Kentucky.

132 2 JOSHUA STAPLETON born about 1834 in Kentucky.  Married 13 April 1854 in Carter County, Kentucky, to Charity
     Blanton. This family was living in Rowan County, Kentucky, at the time of the 1880 Census.
          Children: 1. Martin Stapleton; 2. Infant Son Stapleton; 3. William Bracken Stapleton; 4. Thomas Stapleton;
               5. Alice Stapleton; 6. Ida Stapleton

132 3 NANCY STAPLETON born about 1835 in Kentucky.

132 4 ALEXANDER STAPLETON born about 1838 in Kentucky.

132 5 THOMAS STAPLETON born about 1841 in Kentucky.

132 6 KATHARINE STAPLETON born about 1844 in Kentucky.

132 7 MARTHA STAPLETON born about 1847 in Kentucky.

141 1 WILLIAM STAPLETON born about 1825 or 1826 in Scott County, Virginia. Died 6 June 1910 at French, Elliott
     County, Kentucky, where he lived. Married about 1845 to Esther Salyer, daughter of Jeremiah and Mary Ann {Green}
     Salyer, Jr. She reportedly died 6 February 1910 in Elliott County, although the death record for William indicated that
     he was married at the time of his death. In the 1900 Census for Elliott County she is listed as the mother of 14 children.
     Some undoubtedly died young and their names are not known. William was enlisted as a private in the 22nd Regiment
     of the Virginia Cavalry, CSA, in Scott County on 4 August 1862 for a 3 year term. He was transferred to Company
     A of the 4th Virginia Infantry on 4 October 1864.3 His name appears on one of the lists of Regulators (a vigilante group
     centered in Elliott County) who were pardoned by Gov. Luke P. Blackburn in 1882 and 1883.
          Children: 1. Clinton Stapleton; 2. Enoch Stapleton; 3. Elisha Stapleton; 4. Stephen Stapleton; 5. Silas
               Stapleton; 6. Mary Stapleton; 7. Thomas Jeremiah Stapleton; 8. Martha J. Stapleton; 9. Louisa
               Stapleton

141 2 GEORGE W. STAPLETON born about 1827 or 1828 in Scott County, Virginia. Died 29 or 30 May 1864 of acute
     dysentery at the Prisoner of War Hospital, Pt. Lookout, Maryland. He was a private in Co. H of the 50th Virginia
     Regiment, CSA, when captured at Spotsylvania Courthouse on 12 May 1864. He was married by Thomas Horton on
23 December 1851 Scott County, Virginia, to Margaret Riddle born about 1836 in Virginia. After George's death the
family was scattered. Margaret was living with her daughter, Martha Kilgore, in Nickelsville in 1880 and is said to
have died there soon after of tuberculosis. (Note : The general consensus
now is that George W was the son of Jacob Stapleton, brother of Thomas,
and Delila Salyer, sister of Elizabeth.)
          Children: 1. Martha Stapleton; 2. Commodore Perry Stapleton; 3. Rollin Stapleton; 4. Sarah Stapleton;
               5. Mary Stapleton

141 3 JOHN STAPLETON born about 1829 in Scott County, Virginia. Married 22 January 1851 Scott County, Virginia,
     to Margaret Salyer, born about 1830 in Virginia, daughter of William Salyer. They were living in Magoffin County,
     Kentucky, in 1880. On 4 August 1862 while residing in Russell County, Virginia, he was enlisted in Scott County as
     a private in Company A of the 22nd Regiment of Virginia Cavalry, CSA, by H. F. Kendrick for a 3 year term. He
     was one of 57 deserters captured in Russell County, gave the oath of allegiance to the United States at Louisa,
     Lawrence County, Kentucky, and was released from the military prison in Louisville, Kentucky. in May 1864. He was
     described as being 5' 9" in height with dark complexion, black hair, and black eyes.3
          Children: 1. Elizabeth Stapleton; 2. Martha Stapleton; 3. Keziah Stapleton; 4. James H. Stapleton;
               5. Pleasant Stapleton; 6. William Smith Stapleton; 7. Marion D. Stapleton; 8. John Henry Stapleton;
               9. Samantha Stapleton; 10. George M. Stapleton; 11. Noah Elijah Stapleton; 12. Mary A. Stapleton

141 4 ISAAC STAPLETON born about 1835 in Scott County, Virginia. He was married by Morgan T. Lipps (Baptist) on
     28 October 1852 Scott County, Virginia, to Mary McRunolds (McReynolds) born about 1835 in Virginia. In 1880 he
     was living in the Floyd District of Scott County, a widower with miller as his occupation.
          Children: 1. William Stapleton; 2. Harriett Stapleton; 3. Henrietta Stapleton; 4. Julia Ann Stapleton; 5. Mary
               G. Stapleton; 6. Robert L. Stapleton; 7. George W. Stapleton; 8. Charles Stapleton; 9. Patrick
               Stapleton; 10. Floyd Stapleton

141 5 ELIZABETH STAPLETON born about 1837 in Scott County, Virginia. She was first married 16 December 1858 in
     Scott County, Virginia, to Joseph N. Salyer born about 1838 died about 1871 on Grassy Creek in Russell County,
     Virginia, son of John and Delila Salyer.  Married 2nd 7 November 1872 in Russell County, Virginia, to Major Johnson,
     son of William and Rebecca Johnson.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Mary E. Salyer; 2. Martha J. Salyer; 3. Henry Martin Salyer; 4. Sarah Louise
               Salyer; 5. John M. Salyer

141 6 ANDERSON STAPLETON born about 1839 in Scott County, Virginia. He was enlisted at Nickelsville in Scott
     County on 2 April 1862 by Captain L. H. N. Salyer [his 1st cousin] as a private in Co. H of the 50th Virginia
     Regiment, CSA. He was admitted to the General Hospital, Howard's Grove, Richmond, Virginia on 10 May 1863 for
     treatment of his left shoulder [apparently wounded]. On 7 July he was transferred to the General Hospital at Liberty,
     Virginia. On 16 August 1863 he died of "pneumonia typhoides" at General Hospital No. 3 at Lynchburg, Virginia. In
     a certification made on 23 October 1863 by Captain Jonas A. Lipps, commanding officer of Company H, it was stated
     that Anderson was 26 years old when he died, that he was 5' 9" high, had fair complexion, blue eyes and light hair,
     and was by occupation a farmer. On 15 January 1864, his father, Thomas Stapleton, filed a claim for the back pay and
     clothing allowances due to Anderson. L. H. N. Salyer was appointed as attorney to represent Thomas. In the claim it
     was stated that Anderson had neither wife nor child.3

141 7 REBECCA J. STAPLETON born about 1841 in Scott County, Virginia. Married 16 November 1858, Scott County,
     Virginia, to Charles Salyer, son of John and Delila Salyer.
          Children: 1. George Washington Salyer; 2. Nancy C. Salyer; 3. John F. Salyer; 4. Sarah F. Salyer; 5. Mary
               J. Salyer; 6. Cynthia E. Salyer; 7. Benjamin B. Salyer

141 8 JAMES HARVEY STAPLETON born March 1844 in Scott County, Virginia, apparently died in Carter County,
     Kentucky between 1900 and 1910. Married about 1872 to Nancy Johnson born May 1844 in Kentucky. She died
     9 October 1932 and is buried at Lexington, Kentucky. One descendant has indicated that she was the daughter of John
     Haney and was married to a Johnson previously and that the first two children listed below, Louisa and Sarah, are from
     that marriage.  He was enlisted as a private in Company A of the 22nd Regiment of the Virginia Cavalry, CSA, on
     15 May 1864 for a 3 year term in Scott County by A. Fuller. He was present at a muster on 31 October 1864, but was
     listed as deserted on 31 December 1864.3
          Children: 1. Louisa Stapleton; 2. Sarah Stapleton; 3. Mary B. Stapleton; 4. Dydema Stapleton; 5. John J.
               Stapleton; 6. Cynthia D. Stapleton; 7. Thomas Stapleton; 8. Nancy J. Stapleton; 9. William Martin
               Stapleton

141 9 DIDEMA STAPLETON born May 1845 in Scott County, Virginia, and died November 1929 in Scott County,
     Virginia. Married 1864 to Samuel Patton Salyer born March 1845 died 1926, son of James and Malinda {Castle}
     Salyer.
          Children: 1. Margaret C. Salyer; 2. Mary E. Salyer; 3. Fanny F. Salyer; 4. Sarah Salyer; 5. James Salyer;
               6. Web Salyer

141 0 SALLY STAPLETON born about 1846 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 1 DRADLE STAPLETON born about 1849 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 2 SEALEY STAPLETON born about 1851 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 3 ANN ELIZA STAPLETON born about 1855 in Scott County, Virginia. About 1870 she married Charles Franklin
     Salyers, son of Henderson and Nancy {Price} Salyers, born 9 May 1850 in Scott County, Virginia. He died 1 October
     1934 in Greenup County, Kentucky, and is buried in the Womack Cemetery (Rt. #1 off Rt. # 23). His death certificate
     indicated that he was widowed at the time of his death. They were living in Elliott County, Kentucky in 1880 and 1900
     and had moved to Carter County by 1910. In 1920 he was living in Carter County with his son, Cecil, so that Eliza
     probably died before 1920.
          Children: 1. Rene E. Salyers; 2. Thomas H. Salyers; 3. Anderson Salyers; 4. George Salyers; 5. Noah
               Salyers; 6. Nancy Salyers; 7. Mary Salyers; 8. Cecil Salyers; 9. Josephine Salyers; 10. Amos Salyers;
               11. Pearl Salyers

142 1 ESTHER STAPLETON

142 2 ELI STAPLETON born about 1832 in Scott County, Virginia. He was enlisted by Captain L. H. N. Salyer [his first
     cousin] at Nickelsville on 2 April 1962 as a private in Company H of the 50th Virginia Infantry, CSA. On 18 April
     1862 he died in Russell County, Virginia. His wife, Lydia, gave power of attorney to L. H. N. Salyer in a claim for
     his back pay. Military records indicate he was about 35 years old when he died, was 5' 10" high, had a dark
     complexion, black eyes and hair, and by occupation a farmer.3 Married 1st 11 January 1851, Scott County, Virginia,
     to Nancy Castle born about 1827, died 7 March 1855, in Scott County, Virginia, daughter of Zachariah and C. Castle. 
     Married 2nd 31 December 1857, Russell County, Virginia, to Lydia Salyer, daughter of David and Malinda Salyer.
     Lydia was married 2nd on 4 October 1867 in Russell County, Virginia, to Robert Shanklin Salyer, son of Samuel and
     Sarah {Castle} Salyer, and an uncle of her first husband, Eli Stapleton. Not long after their marriage, Robert and Lydia
     moved to Hancock County, Tennessee, where they were living in 1870. By 1873 they had moved to Pike County,
     Kentucky, where they both died.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Louisa Stapleton; 2. Patsy Stapleton
          Children (2nd marriage): 3. David J. Stapleton

142 3 SALLY STAPLETON born about 1833.

142 4 HARLAN STAPLETON born March 1835 in Virginia. He was living alone in Scott County, Virginia, at the time
     of the 1910 Census. Married 22 December 1856 in Scott County, Virginia, to Elizabeth Easterling, daughter of John
     and Sarah Easterling. She was born May 1834 and apparently died between the taking of the 1900 and 1910 Censuses.
          Children: 1. Eliza J. Stapleton; 2. Helen Stapleton; 3. Nancy V. Stapleton; 4. James Logan Stapleton;
               5. John N. Stapleton; 6. Henry T. Stapleton; 7. Stonewall Jackson Stapleton; 8. William M. Stapleton;
               9. George Stapleton

142 5 HENRY W. STAPLETON born June 1835, probably in Scott County, Virginia. Married about 1856 to Margaret
     Kilgore, born February 1832, daughter of Martin and Delila Kilgore. Both were living in Wise County, Virginia, at
     the time of the 1900 Census. He was listed as a coal miner. At the time of the 1900 Census she indicated that she was
     the mother of 12 children, five of whom were still living.
          Children: 1. Mary Stapleton; 2. Infant Stapleton; 3. Infant Son Stapleton; 4. Nancy Stapleton; 5. William
               Henry Stapleton; 6. Esther Stapleton; 7. James Stapleton; 8. Tela C. Stapleton

142 6 NANCY STAPLETON born about 1838, probably in Scott County, Virginia. Married 12 October 1871, Scott County,
     to Joshua Castle, son of Zachariah and Sarah {Penick) Castle.

142 7 DELILA STAPLETON born about 1840, probably in Scott County, Virginia. Married 12 May 1869 to George Nickel,
     son of James and Serena {Janes} Nickel. They were divorced by 1880.
          Children: 1. Henry B. Salyer; 2. Silvester Stapleton

142 8 ANDREW STAPLETON born about 1843 in Virginia, probably Scott County. Married 9 October 1864 in Scott
     County, Virginia, to Serena Steen, born about 1850 in Virginia, daughter of Ruth Steen who was the second wife of
     his father, Jacob Stapleton (142).
          Children: 1. William M. Stapleton; 2. Martha J. Stapleton; 3. Robert Stapleton; 4. Caroline Stapleton;
               5. Mag Stapleton; 6. Leslie Stapleton; 7. Hattie Stapleton

142 9 WALTER STAPLETON born 1845-47 in Virginia, probably Scott County. Said to have married on 4 May 1883, Scott
     County, Virginia, to Esther Salyer, born March 1840 in Virginia, daughter of William and Lucinda {Castle} Salyer.
     By 1900 they had moved to Wise County, Virginia and indicated that they had been married for 30 years and had
     4 children. They were still living in Wise County in 1920. Further research is needed.

142 0 ELIZA STAPLETON born about 1847 probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 1 MARTHA STAPLETON born about 1850 probably in Scott County, Virginia. Died unmarried 10 August 1866 in
     Scott County, Virginia.

143 1 ALLEN STAPLETON born about 1832 in Russell County, Virginia, died between 1900 and 1910 in Johnson County,
     Kentucky. Married 1st to Catherine Ross born about 1830 in Kentucky and 2nd in 1887 to Cynthia ___ born October
     1858 in Kentucky.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Nancy C. Stapleton; 2. Lydia Margaret Stapleton; 3. Susan Jane Stapleton;
               4. Marion Stapleton; 5. David Stapleton; 6. Charles B. Stapleton; 7. John M. Stapleton
          Children (2nd marriage): 8. Fielden L. Stapleton; 9. Lindsey Stapleton; 10. Haden Stapleton; 11. Shadrack
               "Dock" Stapleton; 12. Arizona "Molly" Stapleton; 13. Jerry "Jay" Stapleton


143 2 CATHERINE STAPLETON born about 1833 in Russell County, Virginia. Married 27 August 1853 in Johnson
     County, Kentucky, to Joseph Salyer born about 1834 in Floyd County, Kentucky, son of Levi and Mary {Carty} Salyer.
          Children: 1. Logan Salyer; 2. James W. "Scorcher" Salyer; 3. Levi "Beecher" Salyer; 4. Martha Salyer;
               5. Elizabeth Salyer; 6. William "Billy" Salyer; 7. Missouri "Lolla" Salyer; 8. Rosabell Salyer;
               9. Nancy C. Salyer

143 3 EDWARD STAPLETON born about 1837 in Russell or Scott County, Virginia. Married 3 July 1856 Johnson County,
     Kentucky, to Elizabeth Salyer born May 1832 in Floyd County, Kentucky, daughter of Benjamin and Francis {Conley}
     Salyer.
          Children: 1. Rebecca Stapleton; 2. Henderson Stapleton; 3. Mary Stapleton; 4. Jonathan Stapleton; 5. Nancy
               Jane Stapleton; 6. Francis Stapleton; 7. Montreville Stapleton; 8. William Albert Stapleton; 9. Rosabell
               Stapleton; 10. Alvin D. Stapleton; 11. Napolean Stapleton

143 4 ASA STAPLETON born about 1841 in Virginia.

143 5 JOSEPH STAPLETON born 25 October 1842 in Virginia, died 6 July 1915 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married
     Samantha Salyer born 12 February 1843 in Kentucky, daughter of Benjamin and Frances {Conley} Salyer. She was
     living in Johnson County at the time of the 1920 Census.
          Children: 1. Edith Stapleton; 2. John Harlan Stapleton; 3. Elizabeth J. Stapleton; 4. Mary Stapleton;
               5. Drusilla Stapleton; 6. Loucina Stapleton; 7. Angeline Stapleton; 8. Paris H. Stapleton; 9. Valencia
               Stapleton

143 6 ELIZABETH STAPLETON born about 1843 in Russell County, Virginia, died about 1892 in Johnson County,
     Kentucky. Married 10 November 1857 in Johnson County, Kentucky, to Benjamin Salyer son of Levi and Mary {Carty}
     Salyer born June 1837 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died after 1900.
          Children: 1. Franklin B. Salyer; 2. Nancy J. Salyer; 3. Levi Salyer; 4. Polly Ann Salyer; 5. Harlan W.
               Salyer; 6. Lydia M. Salyer; 7. William Salyer; 8. Sarah C. Salyer; 9. John Salyer

143 7 WILLIAM H. STAPLETON born October 1845 in Russell County, Virginia, married Lydia Ann Craft born 22 June
     1853 on Hood Fork of Blaine Creek in Johnson County, Kentucky, daughter of Timan and Sarah {Sparks} Craft.
          Children: 1. Leon Stapleton; 2. Survilla King Stapleton; 3. Alonzo Stapleton; 4. Charles T. Stapleton;
               5. Proctor Stapleton; 6. Oscar Stapleton; 7. Lillie M. Stapleton; 8. Marie R. Stapleton; 9. Aggy F.
               Stapleton

143 8 MARTHA PATSY STAPLETON born 12 April 1857 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 9 GREENVILLE F. STAPLETON born 30 June 1858 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 1st about 1888 to
     Nancy ___, born March 1867 in Kentucky, died 12 May 1912 in Johnson County, married 2nd to Clare Hill, born
     about 1878 in Kentucky.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. C. Lafayette Stapleton; 2. Bennie Clayton Stapleton; 3. Clarence Otto Stapleton;
               4. Martha Stapleton; 5. Craton Fleming Stapleton; 6. Monsie Stapleton; 7. John F. Stapleton; 8. Willie
               Ray Stapleton; 9. Sanford London Stapleton; 10. Lloyd J. Stapleton
          Children (2nd marriage): 11. Douglas P. Stapleton

143 0 JOHN STAPLETON born about 1860 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 1 AMANDA M. STAPLETON born 25 October 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married ___ Borchett.

143 2 MARY STAPLETON born about 1863 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married ___ Rice.
131 11 NANCY WILEY born about 1850, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 12 BOYD WILEY born about 1852, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 13 LYDIA WILEY born about 1853, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married John VanHoose.

131 14 CYNTHIA WILEY born about 1855, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 15 ADAM P. WILEY born and died at age 4 months in 1857 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 16 WINCHESTER "CHESTER" WILEY born 4 September 1858 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Betty
     VanHoose, daughter of Jesse and Janey {Wiley} VanHoose.

131 17 MARY WILEY born July 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 21 JAMES H. STAPLETON born about 1847 in Johnson County, Kentucky. On 5 April 1865 at Covington, Kentucky,
     he enlisted as a private in Company K, 53rd Regiment of Kentucky Infantry of the Union Army. He was mustered out
     azat Louisville on 15 September 1865. He was described as having blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5'6" high,
     and was a farmer.3

131 22 WILLIAM STAPLETON born about 1853, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 23 MARY STAPLETON born about 1854, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 24 SAMUEL "GOOD SAMUEL" STAPLETON born November 1859 and died 6 November 1928, Johnson County,
     Kentucky. Married Matilda VanHoose born November 1862, probably in Johnson County. He served as postmaster,
     deputy sheriff, sheriff, and county attorney in Johnson County. They lived at Paintsville.
          Children: 1. Josie Stapleton; 2. Blanche Stapleton; 3. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Stapleton; 4. Harry "Son"
               Stapleton; 5. Samuel Stapleton, Jr.; 6. Sibyl Stapleton; 7. Clyde Stapleton; 8. Claude Stapleton

131 25 CAROLINE STAPLETON born 20 November 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky.  Married Eliphus P. "Little Life"
     VanHoose born 30 April 1853 in Johnson County, son of Bracken R. "Life" VanHoose.
          Children: 1. William VanHoose; 2. Millard VanHoose

131 26 JEFFERSON STAPLETON born July 1864 in Johnson County, Kentucky, apparently died between 1900 and 1910.
     He was a deputy sheriff and farmed in Johnson County. Married Samantha Davis born about 1875 in Kentucky. She
     later married Henry J. Caudill.
          Children: 1. Willard Stapleton; 2. Ray Stapleton; 3. Ruby Stapleton

131 27 ABRAHAM STAPLETON born about 1867 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Molly Walker.

131 28 LULA STAPLETON born about 1869 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married about 1889 to Samuel Stambough,
     Jr., born January 1863 in Kentucky. They lived on Tom's Creek in Johnson County.
          Children: 1. Lizzie Stambough; 2. Ferit Stambough; 3. Albert Stambough; 4. Ellen Stambough; 5. Hassa
               Stambough; 6. Lydia Stambough

131 29 JOHN STAPLETON born about 1871 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 41 MARIA DANIEL born about 1849, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 42 AMANDA DANIEL born about 1851, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married to Melvin Dutton?

131 43 WAYNE DANIEL born 29 September 1852 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 44 Unamed Son DANIEL born 9 May 1854 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 45 LYDIA DANIEL born 18 June 1855 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married? to Frank Spence born in Tazewell
     County, Virginia.
          Children: 1. George W. Spence

131 46 WILLIAM N. DANIEL died at age 10 months on 30 June 1858 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 47 ALFAIR DANIEL born 29 March 1859 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married? Frederick Scarberry.
          Children: 1. Mary E. Scarberry

131 51 ROSCOE STAPLETON born 11 November 1861 and died 27 January 1903 at Mingo, Johnson County, Kentucky.
     Married about 1883 to Mary Elizabeth Arrowood born about 1862 in North Carolina.
          Children: 1 Lou Stapleton; 2. Sam Stapleton; 3. Laura Stapleton; 4. Willie Stapleton; 5. Millard Stapleton;
               6. Dora Stapleton

131 52 ROSECRANS "CRAN" STAPLETON born April 1864 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married about 1885 to Mary
     Ellen Arrowood born September 1863 in North Carolina. He was a farmer and coal miner.
          Children: 1. Emma Stapleton; 2. Lizzie Stapleton; 3. Virgie Stapleton; 4. Eli Stapleton; 5. Cora Stapleton;
               6. Hansford Stapleton; 7. Clarence Stapleton; 8. Esta Stapleton

131 53 ALICE STAPLETON born  May 1865 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married about 1880 to Rankin Wiley, born
     March 1861 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Leonard Wiley; 2. Mahala Wiley; 

131 54 MARY ELIZABETH STAPLETON born about 1867 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married William Branham born
     about 1870 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Son Branham

131 55 THERESA BELL STAPLETON born December 1869 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Thomas Daniel.

131 61 MELLON STAPLETON born 18 April 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 62 GEORGE B. STAPLETON born 22 November 1861 near East Point, Johnson County, Kentucky, killed by a train
     on 6 July 1906. Married about 1884 to Emma Ward born November 1864, died 13 May 1911, Johnson County,
     daughter of A. J. Ward. He was a teacher, school superintendant, circuit court clerk, and title abstractor for coal
     companies.
          Children: 1. Beecher H. Stapleton; 2. Z. J. Stapleton; 3. Jacob W. Stapleton; 4. Sarah L. Stapleton; 5. Julia
               Stapleton; 6. Edith D. Stapleton; 7. Olga Stapleton

131 63 IRWIN GRANT STAPLETON born August 1865 in Johnson County, Kentucky.  Married about 1892 to Rose
     Pelphry born January 1868 in Kentucky, daughter of Daniel and Vina Pelphry. He farmed, taught school, and was
     involved in the insurance business.
          Children: 1. Ethel Stapleton; 2. Orion Bruce Stapleton; 3. Zion Windell Stapleton; 4. Eulah Lee Stapleton;
               5. Nancy M. Stapleton

131 64 JOHN STAPLETON said to have died young.

131 65 LYDIA STAPLETON born August 1864 in Kentucky, married about 1881 to Thomas J. VanHoose born January
     1857 in Kentucky, son of James and Betsy {Hayes} VanHoose.
          Children: 1. Lida S. VanHoose; 2. Nora Grace VanHoose; 3. James Grant VanHoose; 4. Mac H.
               VanHoose; 5. Virgil M. VanHoose; 6. Agnes A. VanHoose; three who died young

131 71 LAFAYETTE PENIX born 14 February 1857 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Mary Ward born February
     1857 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Maranda Penix; 2. Mary Penix; 3. Hattie Penix; 4. Malva Penix; 5. Alvena Penix; 6. Paris
               Penix; 7. Exer Penix; 8. Allen Penix; 9. Shade Penix; 10. Gypsie Penix

131 72 CLINTON PENIX born 15 August 1858 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 73 CYRUS PENIX born April 1863, probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 74 JULIAN PENIX born about 1861 probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 75 DIXEY PENIX born about 1863 probably in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married ___ Mollett.

131 76 ANNA PENIX born about 1865 probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 77 JOHN PENIX born about 1867 (May 1869 according to the 1900 Census for Johnson County) probably in Johnson
     County, Kentucky. Married about 1883 to Mahala ___ born April 1867 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. William S. Penix; 2. George W. Penix; 3. Effie Penix; 4. Nolie Penix; 5. Josie Penix; 6. John
               Penix

131 78 MARANDA PENIX born 1868 probably in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 79 MINERVA PENIX born June 1870 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 70 ELIAS PENIX born 7 October 1874 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married about 1892 to Fannie ___, born April
     1972 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Allen Penix; 2. Leonard Penix; 3. John Penix

131 81 LOUELLA STAPLETON born about 1869 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 82 LONDON F. STAPLETON born July 1869 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married about 1895 to Elizabeth Preston
     born May 1868 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Claude Stapleton; 2. Edna Stapleton; 3. Henry Stapleton; 4. Arthur Stapleton; 5. Clyde
               Stapleton; 6. James Stapleton; 7. Charles Stapleton

131 01 SARAH DANIEL born 11 June 1874 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 02 MARTHA C. DANIEL born 26 February 1876 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married? Campbell Howard.
          Children: 1. Martha Howard

131 11 LAURA STAPLETON born 19 January 1878 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married ___ Borders.

131 12 EDGAR STAPLETON born January 1879 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 13 PROCTOR STAPLETON born September 1879 and died 4 November 1934 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married
     Emma Stapleton (131 521). He operated a restaurant at Paintsville.
          Children: 1. Herbert Stapleton; 2. Mitchell Stapleton; 3. Lizzie Stapleton; 4. William Stapleton (Twin);
               5. Mary Stapleton (Twin); 6. Dorothy May Stapleton

131 14 NORTHRUP STAPLETON born March 1882 in Johnson County, Kentucky. He was a farmer and stock raiser.

131 15 MAUDE STAPLETON born February 1886 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Kelly Adams.

131 16 JOHN STAPLETON born August 1889 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Mary Jane Patrick, daughter of
     Johnson Patrick, born about 1893 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Edgar Stapleton; 2. Edna Mae Stapleton; 3. John Stapleton, Jr.

132 21 MARTIN STAPLETON born 11 February 1854 in Carter County, Kentucky.

132 22 Infant Son STAPLETON born 22 February 1856, died 23 February 1856, in Carter County, Kentucky.

132 23 WILLIAM BRACKEN STAPLETON born October 1860, died 4 October 1920, Rowan County, Kentucky, married
     Lacy ___, born May 1875 in Kentucky.  
          Children: 1. Thomas Stapleton; 2. William Stapleton; 3. Susan E. Stapleton; 4. James Stapleton; 5. Elisha
               Dawson Stapleton; 6. Robert McK. Stapleton; 7. Charles E. Stapleton; 8. Addie C. Stapleton;
               9. Leonard Stapleton

132 24 THOMAS STAPLETON born about 1869.

132 25 ALICE STAPLETON born about 1873.

132 26 IDA STAPLETON born about 1875.

141 11 CLINTON STAPLETON born August 1845 in Scott County, Virginia. Died 21 March 1912 in Greenup County,
     Kentucky. Buried Greasy Ridge Cemetery. Married 23 August 1866 in Carter County, Kentucky, to Martha Salyers
     who was born April 1853 in Russell County, Virginia, and died 23 September 1927 at Oldtown, Greenup County,
     Kentucky. In the 1910 Census Martha indicated that she was the mother of 11 children, with 8 of them still living. In
     1920 Martha was living with her daughter, Genoa Adkins, in Greenup County.
          Children: 1. William Stapleton; 2. Silas Stapleton; 3. Walter Stapleton; 4. Hayden Stapleton; 5. Lena
               Stapleton; 6. Genoa G. Stapleton; 7. Edie Stapleton; 8. Reuben Stapleton; 9. Rebecca Stapleton;
               10. Mary Stapleton

141 12 ENOCH STAPLETON born about 1847 in Scott County, Virginia. Apparently died before 1860.

141 13 ELISHA STAPLETON born about 1848 in Scott County, Virginia. Apparently died before 1860.

141 14 STEPHEN STAPLETON born about 1850 (March 1847 according to the 1900 Census) in Scott County, Virginia,
     died 15 July 1929 in Boyd County, Kentucky. Married 23 August 1866 in Lawrence County Kentucky, to Matilda
     Sloas, born 28 May 1846, died 1 April 1912, buried in the Creech-Stapleton Cemetery on Little Fork Road, Elliott
     Country, Kentucky, daughter of Henry and Mary "Polly" {Burton} Sloas.
          Children: 1. Emily Stapleton; 2. Henry Stapleton; 3. Mary L, Stapleton; 4. Esther Stapleton; 5. Malinda
               Stapleton; 6. Martha Stapleton; 7. Ally Stapleton; 8. Perlie Stapleton; 9. Winson Stapleton; 10. William
               Stapleton

141 15 SILAS STAPLETON born April 1851 in Scott County, Virginia. Married 1871 to Nancy J. Johnson born August
     1852 in Carter County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Easter Stapleton; 2. Mary E. Stapleton; 3. John M. Stapleton; 4. Isaac Stapleton; 5. Annie
               Stapleton; 6. Enoch Stapleton; 7. Matilda Stapleton; 8. Mollie Stapleton; 9. Jesse F. Stapleton;
               10. Melvina Amanda Stapleton; 11. Doctor Edward Stapleton; 12. Nancy Marie Stapleton; 13. Virgie
               L. Stapleton

141 16 MARY EASTER STAPLETON born July 1854 in Russell County, Virginia. Married about 1870 to Joseph Gillum
     born January 1849 in Carter County, Kentucky. There is reason to believe that the listing of descendants is not entirely
     correct. Further research is needed.
          Children: 1. Elijah Gillum; 2. William G. Gillum; 3. Liddy M. Gillum; 4. Virginia L. Gillum; 5. Arminta
               Gillum; 6. James Gillum; 7. Mary Alice Gillum; 8. Stephen Gillum; 9. Lucy Jane Gillum; 10. Ida
               Belle Gillum; 11. Hendricks (Twin) Gillum; 12. Thurman (Twin) Gillum; 13. Ulysas Gillum

141 17 THOMAS JEREMIAH STAPLETON born January 1855 in Scott County, Virginia, died 28 March 1934, Lexington, 
     Kentucky. Married 25 October 1874 in Elliott County, Kentucky, to Charlotte Charity Gillum born 12 December 1856
     in Morgan County, Kentucky, died 31 May 1943, daughter of James and Charity {Bougess} Gillum. They had another
     child, said to be named Silas, who died young. In 1920 Thomas was living alone at Dobbins in Elliott County and
     Charlotte was living with son John at Newcombe in Elliott County.
          Children: 1. William C. Stapleton; 2. Charity Louise Stapleton; 3. Easter Abigale Stapleton; 4. Nancy Susan
               Stapleton; 5. James G. Stapleton; 6. John M. Stapleton; 7. Delia Francis Stapleton; 8. Sarah Jane
               Stapleton; 9. Missoura Stapleton; 10. Jasper N. Stapleton; 11. Alma Stapleton

141 18 MARTHA J. STAPLETON born October 1856 in Scott County, Virginia. Married 31 March 1875 in Elliott County,
     Kentucky, to Harvey Salyers born October 1855 in Carter County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Hannah Salyers; 2. Rodd Salyers; 3. John Salyers; 4. William Salyers; 5. Brasque Salyers;
               6. Jessie F. Salyers; 7. Thomas Salyers; 8. Easter Salyers; 9. Henry Salyers; 10. Lewis Salyers;
               11. Dewey Salyers

141 19 SARAH LOUISA STAPLETON born May 1862 in Scott County, Virginia, died about 1908, Elliott County,
     Kentucky. Married about 1880 to John Milton Porter, born April 1860 in Kentucky, son of Francis Porter. She is
     buried in the family cemetery near her parents close to Stephens, Elliott County.
          Children: 1. Luther Porter; 2. Mary B. Porter; 3. Dora Porter; 4. Fannie Porter; 5. Emma Porter; 6. Arthur
               Porter; 7. Leonord S. Porter; 8. Easter Porter; 9. Helen V. Porter; 10. Caleb Porter; 11. Milton Porter

141 21 MARTHA STAPLETON born in Virginia (probably Scott County) June 1852 died 4 June 1947. Married 14 October
     1873 by William Addison, minister of Addison Frame Church (primitive Baptist) to Jacob Kilgore born 20 July 1844
     died 28 February 1920, son of Robert and Elizabeth Kilgore. Both buried at Nickelsville Baptist Church in Scott Coun-
     ty, Virginia. She was living at Coeburn, Virginia, in 1930. He was listed as practicing law at Nickelsville at the time
     of the 1880 Census.

141 22 COMMODORE PERRY STAPLETON born in Virginia, Lee or Scott County, about 1854 or 1855. Died at Dutton,
     Madison County, Arkansas, 19 September 1934. Married 19 January 1882, Scott County, Virginia, by James Fleenor
     to Susan Janette Poff, born 10 February 1860 died 18 November 1935, Dutton, Arkansas, daughter of Margaret Poff.
     Both buried Brashears Cemetery, St. Paul, Arkansas. Lived near Mendota, Virginia, until they moved to Arkansas
     where in February 1893 they entered the N of the NW of Section 31, T14N, R25W, about 2 miles north of Dutton
     under the homestead laws. Though denied the opportunity for schooling in the aftermath of the Civil War, he strongly
believed in education. Before the school bus had made its way upon the scene and when the nearest high school was
more than 20 miles distant, he made it possible for his children to live away from home and attend high school.
          Children: 1. Martha L. Stapleton; 2. William Columbus Stapleton; 3. John Martin Stapleton; 4. Zollie
               Myrtle Stapleton; 5. Clarence Ernest Stapleton; 6. Maggie Ella Stapleton; 7. Nora Pearl Stapleton;
               8. Boyd Clyde Stapleton; 9. Ora Victoria Stapleton

141 23 ROLLEN STAPLETON born in Virginia about 1857. Married 1st 6 April 1881, Russell County, Virginia, to Lizzie
     King, daughter of Washington and Sarah King. Married 2nd about 1885, probably in Kansas, to Rosa ___ born
     November 1860 in Ohio. Later lived at Lovell, Guthrie, and El Reno, Oklahoma.
          Children (2nd marriage): 1. Chancey E. Stapleton; 2. Pearl E. Stapleton

141 24 SARAH STAPLETON born in Virginia, probably Scott County, 1860. Married 3 October 1882 in Russell County,
     Virginia, to John W. Owens born February 1861 Russell County, Virginia, son of Rufus and Nancy Owens. On
     28 October 1888 in Russell County, John W. Owens, widower, married Mrs. Nancy Fletcher, indicating that Sarah
     was no longer living. John and Nancy were living in the Floyd District of Scott County in 1900.
          Children: 1. Raymond K. Owens

141 25 MARY STAPLETON born Virginia about 1862, probably Scott County. Was living with her sister, Martha Kilgore,
     at Nickelsville in 1880. Last seen on a wagon train heading west and may have gone to California.

141 31 ELIZABETH STAPLETON born about 1850.

141 32 MARTHA STAPLETON born about 1851.

141 33 KEZIAH STAPLETON born about 1853. Married 12 May 1877 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, to James B.
     Perkins.

141 34 JAMES H. STAPLETON born 13 December 1855 in Johnson County, Kentucky.  Married 24 June 1879 in Magoffin
     County, Kentucky, to Martha Roseberry.

141 35 PLEASANT STAPLETON born about 1856. Married 7 November 1879 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, to Nancy
     Katherine Perkins born about 1860.
          Children: 1. Cornelia Stapleton

141 36 WILLIAM SMITH STAPLETON born about 1859. Married 10 January 1883 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, to
     Martha Jane Conley.

141 37 MARION D. "JEROME" STAPLETON born about 1863 in Kentucky.

141 38 JOHN HENRY STAPLETON born about 1864 in Kentucky.

141 39 SAMANTHA STAPLETON born about 1867 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married in Carter County, Kentucky,
     to James Carroll born in Floyd County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Nick B. Carroll

141 30 GEORGE M. STAPLETON born about 1869 in Kentucky.

141 31 NOAH ELIJAH STAPLETON born 23 January 1873 in Kentucky. Married 5 July 1893 to Amanda Susan Johnson
     born July 1874 in Kentucky, daughter of Robert and London {Waugh} Johnson. He died 16 July 1941 and she died
     3 November 1924, both at Duff, Dubois County, Indiana. In 1910 he was listed as a clay miner in Carter County,
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. John Stapleton; 2. Sam Stapleton; 3. Grace Stapleton; 3. Madge Stapleton; 4. Thomas
               Stapleton; 5. Ethel Stapleton

141 32 MARY A. STAPLETON born about 1876, probably Magoffin County, Kentucky.

141 41 WILLIAM STAPLETON born October 1854 died July 1855 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 42 HARRIETT STAPLETON born about 1856 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 43 HENRIETTA STAPLETON born about 1858 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 44 JULIA ANN STAPLETON born May 1860 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 45 MARY G. STAPLETON born about 1864 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 46 ROBERT L. STAPLETON born about 1865 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 47 GEORGE W. STAPLETON born July 1866 in Scott County, Virginia. Married about 1886 to Mina ___ born
     October 1870 in Virginia.
          Children: 1. Lelia M. Stapleton; 2. William Clyde Stapleton; 3. Myrtle Stapleton; 4. Oakley A. Stapleton;
               5. Bascom Stapleton

141 48 CHARLES STAPLETON born about 1868 in Scott County, Virginia. Married to Sarah ___ born about 1882 in
     Virginia. They were living in Wise County, Virginia in 1920.
          Children: 1. Martha A. Stapleton; 2. James Evard Stapleton; 3. Clinton Stapleton; 4. Lucile Meda Stapleton;
               5. Alda Stapleton; 6. Lula Stapleton; 7. Jane Stapleton; 8. Wesley U. Stapleton

141 49 PATRICK STAPLETON born about 1870 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 40 FLOYD STAPLETON born January 1875 in Scott County, Virginia. Married about 1898 to Martha ___ born June
     1885 in Virginia.

141 51 MARY E. SALYER born 7 July 1861.  Married 1st to Henry Farmer and 2nd to Greenville Norris.  Lived in North
     Carolina.

141 52 MARTHA J. SALYER born about 1863.

141 53 HENRY MARTIN SALYER born 4 February 1865 probably in Russell County, Virginia, died at age 78 in Bedford
     County, Virginia. Married 1st on 8 February 1888 in Russell County to Nancy A. Morgan, daughter of Rufus and
     Nancy Morgan.  Married 2nd to Catherine Puckett.

141 54 SARAH LOUISE SALYER born 23 November 1866, married 20 September 1881 in Scott County, Virginia, to
     William Michael Sexton.

141 55 JOHN M. SALYER born 1 May 1867, died 11 April 1957, married 12 November 1890 in Russell County, Virginia,
     to Hulda M. Johnson born August 1872, daughter of Joseph and Polly Johnson.
          Children: 1. Henry E. Salyer; 2. Mary E. Salyer; 3. Ollie M. Salyer; 4. Joseph O. Salyer

141 71 GEORGE WASHINGTON SALYER born about 1861.

141 72 NANCY C. SALYER born about 1863.

141 73 JOHN F. SALYER born May 1866, married 1 June 1886 in Russell County, Virginia, to Sarah Castle, born May
     1871, daughter of Isaac Castle and Sarah Nickels.
          Children: 1. Josie Salyer; 2.  Elzia Salyer; 3. Stewart Salyer; 4. Millie Salyer; 5. Alifair Salyer; 6. Bessie
               Salyer

141 74 SARAH F. SALYER born about 1868.

141 75 MARY J. SALYER born about 1870.

141 76 CYNTHIA E. SALYER born about 1875, married 10 December 1894 in Russell County, Virginia to R. J. W. Noah.

141 77 BENJAMIN B. SALYER born 22 February 1878, married 10 December 1895 in Russell County, Virginia, to Jane
     Witt, a widow. He was also known as Benjamin Jones.

141 81 LOUISA STAPLETON born 1865 in Kentucky. Married George Haney.
          Children: 1. Goldie Haney; 2. Sarah Haney; 3. Thomas Haney; 4. William Haney

141 82 SARAH STAPLETON born 6 November 1866 at Bruin, Elliott County, Kentucky, died 2 January 1952 in Carter
     County, Kentucky. Buried in the Denton Cemetery. Married William Haney.
          Children: 1. Elizabeth Haney; 2. Henry Haney; 3. George Haney; 4. John Haney; 5. William Haney;
               6. Janie Haney; 7. Mary Haney

141 83 MARY B. STAPLETON born 14 March 1875 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 84 DYDEMA STAPLETON born about 1877 in Kentucky.

141 85 JOHN J. STAPLETON born 21 June 1878 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Father listed as Harvy Stapleton on birth
     record and as James H. Stapleton on the 1880 Census record. At the time of the 1910 Census he was employed as a
     coal miner and living with his mother in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 86 CYNTHIA D. STAPLETON born February 1880 in Kentucky.

141 87 THOMAS STAPLETON born 7 January 1881 Elliott County, Kentucky, died 16 September 1958, Goshen, Ohio.
     He was first married to Grace King, 2nd on 2 January 1908 to Susie Tackett, 3rd on 28 March 1910 to Alice Crank,
     4th on 8 April 1911 to Alice Nebett, 5th on 3 August 1912 to Mahala ___, 7th on 20 September 1920 to Emma Garthee
     Steele. The first six of these marriages are said to have ended in divorce.
          Children: (2nd marriage): 1. Infant Stapleton
          Children (last marriage): 2. Kathleen Stapleton ; 3.

141 88 NANCY J. STAPLETON born February 1882 in Kentucky. She was living with her parents in Carter County,
     Kentucky, at the time of the 1900 Census.

141 89 WILLIAM MARTIN STAPLETON born 7 July 1884 in Kentucky, died 6 March 1970 at Dawes, Kanawha County,
     West Virginia.. At the time of the 1910 Census he was employed as a coal miner and living with his mother in Carter
     County, Kentucky.

141 91 MARGARET C. SALYERS born about 1865 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 92 MARY E. SALYERS born November 1865 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 93 FANNY F. SALYER born about 1868 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 94 SARAH SALYER born March 1870 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 95 JAMES SALYER born about 1873 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 96 WEB SALYER born August 1875 in Scott County, Virginia died 1895.

141 31 RENEE SALYERS born 2 October 1874 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 32 THOMAS H. SALYERS born September 1876 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 1959 near Grayson, Carter County,
     Kentucky. Married about 1899 to Sarah E. Johnson, born September 1877 in Kentucky, died in 1960.
          Children: 1. Seymore Salyers; 2. Eve Salyers; 3. Nannie Salyers; 4. Flanders Salyers; 5. Clarence Salyers;
               6. Anderson Salyers; 7. Jerry Salyers; 8. Stanford Salyers; 9. Lanford Salyers; 10. Jewel Irene Salyers

141 33 ANDERSON SALYERS born January 1880 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County. Married Dora Johnson, born about
     1884, in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Herbert Salyers; 2. Eliza Salyers; 3. Mary B. Salyers; 4. Frank Salyers; 5. James H. Salyers
               (Twin); 6. Gladys Salyers (Twin); 7. Thomas Arnold Salyers: 8. Henry Allen Salyers; 9. Harlan Odel
               Salyers; 10. Paul Salyers

141 34 GEORGE SALYERS born March 1883 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married Sarah Johnson.
          Children: 1. Stanley Salyers; 2. Cecil Salyers; 3. Gladys Salyers.

141 35 NOAH SALYERS born August 1884 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married Minda Messer, born about 1898 in
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Amos Salyers; 2. Charles William Salyers; 3. WIlliam J. Salyers; 4. Clarence Salyers; 
               5. Ennis Clayton Salyers; 6. Thelma B. Salyers

141 36 NANCY SALYERS born December 1885 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married John Fraley.

141 37 MARY SALYERS born February 1888 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married ___ Walker.

141 38 CECIL SALYERS born February 1889 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County. Married Ollie Myrtle Bowling, born
     June 1898 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County, daughter of Robert and Sarah Bowling. About 1917 they movwd from
     Elliott County to Carter County  and then moved to Greenup County before 1930.
          Children: 1. Troy Salyers; 2. Cora May Salyers; 3. Otha Salyers; 4. Charlene Salyers; 5. Chester Salyers;
               7. Margalen Salyers; 8. Infant Salyers; 9. Belva Imogene Salyers

141 39 JOSEPHINE SALYERS born January 1893 in Kentucky.

141 30 AMOS SALYERS born January 1895 in Kentucky, married Alpha Rosa Porter, born about 1894 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Nolie Salyers; 2. Ford Salyers; 3. Marvin Salyers; 4. Josie Myrtle Salyers; 5. Wayne Salyers;
               6. John William Salyers

141 31 PEARL SALYERS born July 1898 in Kentucky. Married Riley Mullins.

142 21 LOUISA STAPLETON born about 1852 in Virginia, probably Russell County.

142 22 PATSY STAPLETON born about 1853 in Virginia, probably Russell County.

142 23 DAVID J. STAPLETON born about 1860 in Russell County, Virginia, probably died between 1900 and 1910 in Pike
     County, Kentucky. He married his step-sister, Mary Victoria Salyer, born 29 October 1859 on Copper Creek, Scott
     County, Virginia, died after 1910 (may have been the Mary S. Stapleton who died 12 April 1937 in Pike County),
     daughter of Robert Shanklin and Anna {Easterling} Salyer.
          Children: 1. James Wilburn Stapleton; 2. Infant Son; 3. John M. Stapleton; 4. Albert Stapleton; 5. Ira
               Stapleton; 6. Davey Crockett Stapleton; 7. Christopher Columbus "Dock" Stapleton; 8. Eli Stapleton;
               9. Orville Stapleton

142 41 ELIZA J. STAPLETON born about 1857 in Virginia.

142 42 HELEN STAPLETON born about 1858 in Virginia married 25 February 1880 in Scott County, Virginia, to John
     W. Salyer born about 1849.

142 43 NANCY V. STAPLETON born about 1859 in Virginia, probably Russell County.

142 44 JAMES LOGAN STAPLETON born about 1860 (March 1856 according to 1900 Census) in Virginia. Married Mary
     W. Kaylor born November 1870 in Virginia. Moved to Dutton, Kentucky Township, Madison County, Arkansas, in
     the 1890s.
          Children: 1. Myrtle Stapleton; 2. Mamie L. Stapleton; 3. Carter J. Stapleton; 4. Cora M. Stapleton;
               5. Porter M. Stapleton; 6. Maude Stapleton; 7. Norma Stapleton; 8. Gladys Stapleton; 9. Fan Stapleton;
               Two others who died young.

142 45 JOHN N. STAPLETON born about 1861 in Virginia.

142 46 HENRY T. STAPLETON born about 1864 in Virginia.

142 47 STONEWALL JACKSON "JACK" STAPLETON born 14 August 1868 in Russell County, Virginia. Died 2 August
     1940 in Colby, Kansas. Married Lora ___ born February 1875 in Virgina. Moved to Dutton, Kentucky Township,
     Madison County, Arkansas, about 1894.
          Children: 1. Hattie Stapleton; 2. Lillie Stapleton; 3. Roy Stapleton; 4. Forest Stapleton; 5. Ora Stapleton;
               6. Josie Stapleton; 7. Tressie Stapleton; 8. Offie Stapleton

142 48 WILLIAM M. STAPLETON born November 1869 in Virginia.

142 49 GEORGE STAPLETON born about 1873 in Virginia.

142 51 MARY STAPLETON born about 1857, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 52 Infant STAPLETON born and died January 1858 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 53 Infant Son STAPLETON born and died May 1859 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 54 NANCY STAPLETON born about 1864, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 55 WILLIAM HENRY STAPLETON born January 1865, probably in Scott County, Virginia. Married about 1886 to
     Alice ___ born February 1865 in Virginia, daughter of Matilda Bledsoe.
          Children: 1. Nebraska Stapleton; 2. Hattie Stapleton; 3. William Columbus Stapleton; 4. John B. Stapleton;
               5. Margaret C. Stapleton; 6. Viola Stapleton

142 56 ESTHER STAPLETON born about 1868, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 57 JAMES STAPLETON born about 1872, in Scott or Wise County, Virginia.
142 58 TELA C. STAPLETON born about 1874, in Scott or Wise County, Virginia.

142 71 HENRY BRADLEY SALYER born about 1860. He was sometimes known as Henry Bradley. Died 1934, buried
     at Hiltons, Virginia. Married 26 February 1879, in Scott County, Virginia, to Nancy Castle, daughter of Joseph and
     Matilda {Janes} Castle.
          Children: 1. Mary Salyer; 2. Robert Salyer; 3. William Salyer; 4. Mattie Salyer; 5. Arthur Salyer; 6. Cordie
               Salyer; 7. Minnie Salyer; 8. Van H. Salyer

142 72 SILVESTER STAPLETON born May 1865 in Virginia. Married about 1888 to Eliza ___ born December 1867 in
     Virginia. He was listed as working for the railroad in Wise County, Virginia, in the 1910 Census.
          Children: 1. James Stapleton; 2. Nannie Stapleton; 3. William 

142 81 WILLIAM M. STAPLETON born 1865 Virginia, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 82 MARTHA J. STAPLETON born about 1866 Virginia, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 83 ROBERT STAPLETON born about 1870 in Virginia, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 84 CAROLINE STAPLETON born about 1875, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 84 MAG STAPLETON born about 1876, probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 85 LESLIE STAPLETON born about 1878 probably in Scott County, Virginia.

142 86 HATTIE STAPLETON born about 1879 probably in Scott County, Virginia.

143 11 NANCY C. STAPLETON born about 1854 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 12 LYDIA MARGARET STAPLETON born 20 November 1856 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 13 SUSAN JANE STAPLETON born 15 September 1858 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 14 MARION J. STAPLETON born about 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Martha J. ___, born about 1870
     in Kentucky. They were living in Carter County, Kentucky in 1920.
          Children: 1. Wynn Stapleton

143 15 DAVID STAPLETON born about 1863 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 16 CHARLES B. STAPLETON born about 1865 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 17 JOHN M. STAPLETON born June 1867 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Birdie ___, born April 1875 in
     Kentucky. They were living in Ashland, Kentucky, in 1920.
          Children : 1. Mason Stapleton

143 18 FIELDEN STAPLETON born February 1888 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 19 LINDSEY STAPLETON born April 1889 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 10 HADEN STAPLETON born December 1891 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 11 SHADRACK "DOCK" STAPLETON born May 1894 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Bunie ___, born about
     1901 in Kentucky. They were living in Ashland, Kentucky, in 1920.

143 12 ARIZONA "MOLLY" STAPLETON born March 1896 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 13 JERRY "JAY" STAPLETON born January 1899 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 21 LOGAN SALYER born 2 June 1854 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 17 December 1874 in Johnson County
     to Lourany A. McKenzie.
          Children (probably incomplete): 1. Laura A. Salyer; 2. Sanford Salyer; 3. Cora Salyer; 4. Roscoe Salyer;
               5. Shelley Salyer; 6. Collie Salyer

143 22 JAMES W. "SCORCHER" SALYER born 11 March 1856 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 10 July 1876. Married
     4 June 1874 to Araminta Coldiron (Collins?).
          Children: 1. Com. Salyer

143 23 LEVI "BEECHER" SALYER born 29 March 1860 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 31 July 1927 at Flat Gap,
     Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 14 February 1879 in Johnson County, to Lydia McDowell, born about 1858 in
     Kentucky, daughter of William and Mary {Bailey} McDowell.
          Children: 1. Malla Salyer; 2. Donna Salyer; 3. Emma Salyer; 4. Hebert Salyer; 5. Ervin Salyer; 6. Minyard
               Salyer; 7. Dortha Salyer; 8. Willie J. Salyer; 9. Audrey Salyer

143 24 MARTHA SALYER born September 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Benjamin Wheeler son of Daniel
     and Mary {Salyer} Wheeler.
          Children: 1. Elzie Wheeler; 2. Della Wheeler; 3. Troy Wheeler; 4. Shelvin Wheeler

143 25 ELIZABETH SALYER born June 1865 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Lincoln "Link" Salyer born
     December 1856, son of Zachariah and Sarah E. {Porter} Salyer.
          Children: 1. Lula Salyer; 2. Lonnie Salyer; 3. Loutisha Salyer; 4. Orion Salyer; 5. Catherine Salyer; 6. Roy
               Salyer; 7. Ollie Salyer; 8. Chloe Salyer; 9. Hobart Salyer; 10. Clara Salyer; 11. Ada Salyer

143 26 WILLIAM "BILLY" SALYER born about 1866 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 27 MISSOURI "LOLLA" SALYER born about 1868 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Probably died young.

143 28 ROSABELL SALYER born about 1870. Married ___ LeMaster.

143 29 NANCY C. SALYER born 4 May 1876 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Ollie McKenzie. Moved to
     Minnesota.

143 31 REBECCA STAPLETON born 22 March 1857 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Jasper Daniel.

143 32 HENDERSON STAPLETON born 8 April 1859 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Nancy C. ___ born about
     1858 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Nora C. Stapleton

143 33 MARY STAPLETON born 1 November 1861 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Died before 1870.

143 34 JONATHON STAPLETON born about 1863 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Alifair Castle.

143 35 NANCY JANE STAPLETON born 5 June 1865 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Mart Salyers.

143 36 FRANCIS STAPLETON born about 1867 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 1913. Married David K. Daniels.
          Children: 1. Bessie Daniels; 2. Jeanette Daniels; 3. Stella Francis Daniels; 4. Loyld Daniels; 5. Elina M.
               Daniels; 6. William L. Daniels; 7. Walter Daniels; 8. Commodore Perry Daniels

143 37 MONTREVILLE STAPLETON born September 1869 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 23 April 1928 Johnson
     County. Married 1st about 1891 to Lucinda ___ born May 1866 in Kentucky. Married 2nd to Effie Crider, born about
     1889 in Kentucky.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Herbert E. Stapleton
          Children: (2nd marriage): 2. Olive Stapleton; 3. Gladys Stapleton; 4. Edith M. Stapleton

143 38 WILLIAM ALBERT STAPLETON born about 1870 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Eliza Cox born about
     1875 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Delpha Stapleton; 2. Carson Stapleton; 3. Hudson R. Stapleton; 4. Olga Stapleton; 5. Ival
               Stapleton

143 39 ROSABELL STAPLETON born about 1872 and died 10 February 1875 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 30 ALVIN D. STAPLETON born October or November 1873, died 6 April 1874 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 31 NAPOLEAN STAPLETON born 2 November 1875 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 51 EDITH STAPLETON born about 1862 in Kentucky.

143 52 JOHN HARLAN STAPLETON born October 1864 in Kentucky.

143 53 ELIZABETH J. STAPLETON born July 1866 in Kentucky.

143 54 MARY STAPLETON born about 1869 in Kentucky.

143 55 DRUSILLA STAPLETON born December 1871 in Kentucky.

143 56 LOUCINA STAPLETON born March 1873 in Kentucky.

143 57 ANGELINE STAPLETON born May 1875 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 58 PARIS H. STAPLETON born January 1878 in Kentucky.

143 59 VALENCIA STAPLETON born June 1880 in Kentucky.

143 61 FRANKLIN B. SALYER born about 1864 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 62 NANCY J. SALYER born about 1863 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 63 LEVI SALYER born about 1867 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 64 POLLY ANN SALYER born about 1868 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 65 HARLAN W. SALYER born January 1873.

143 66 LYDIA M. SALYER born 9 August 1875 in Johnson County, Kentucky, and died November 1875.

143 67 WILLIAM SALYER born about 1877.

143 68 SARAH C. SALYER born about 1879.

143 69 JOHN SALYER born June 1881.

143 71 LEON STAPLETON born about 1874 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Stella ___

143 72 SURVILLA KING STAPLETON born 2 April 1876 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 73 ALONZO STAPLETON born 2 April 1878 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 21 September 1899 in Morgan
     County, Kentucky, to Sabrina Frederick, born January 1881 in Kentucky.

143 74 CHARLES T. STAPLETON born about 1882 in Kentucky. Married to Mary Lou "Mollie" Conley, born about 1894
     in Kentucky, probably Johnson County.
          Children: 1. Grace Stapleton; 2. Golda Stapleton; 3. Willie Stapleton; 4. Beulah Stapleton; 5. Willard
               Stapleton; 6. Dakota Stapleton; 7. Gladys Stapleton; 8. Charles James Stapleton; 9. Aline Stapleton
               (Twin); 10. Pauline Stapleton (Twin); 11. Irene Stapleton; 12. Louise Stapleton; 13. Francis L.
               Stapleton

143 75 PROCTOR STAPLETON born September 1885 in Kentucky. Married to Myrtle L. McClure, born about 1888 in
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Poy Stapleton; 2. Ray Stapleton; 3. Raney Staplerton

143 76 OSCAR STAPLETON born January 1888 in Kentucky. Married to Ella Keeton, born about 1886 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Elsie Stapleton; 2. Ruby Stapleton

143 77 LILLIE M. STAPLETON born August 1890 in Kentucky.

143 78 MARIE R. STAPLETON born November 1894 in Kentucky.

143 79 AGGY F. STAPLETON born October 1897 in Kentucky.

143 91 C. LAFAYETTE STAPLETON born August 1888 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Marjorie Williams, born
     about 1894 in Kentucky. They were living in Cattlesburg in Boyd County in 1920.
          Children: 1. Stacy L. Stapleton; 2. Otto Woodruff Stapleton; 3. Infant Stapleton; 4. Wilbur Cleo Stapleton

143 92 BENNIE CLAYTON STAPLETON born September 1889 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 93 CLARENCE OTTO STAPLETON born May 1893 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 94 MARTHA STAPLETON born August 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 95 CRATON FLEMING STAPLETON born February 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 96 MONSIE STAPLETON born January 1899 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 97 JOHN F. STAPLETON born about 1901 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 98 WILLIE RAY STAPLETON born about 1905 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 99 SANFORD LONDON STAPLETON born about 1907 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 90 LLOYD J. STAPLETON born about 1910 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 91 DOUGLAS  P. STAPLETON born 6 April 1918 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
131 241 JOSIE STAPLETON born February 1885 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Don C. VanHoose, born 29
     November 1884 in Johnson County, son of Henry and Nascy {Baldwin} VanHoose.
          Children: 1. Marsha VanHoose; 2. Henry Fleming VanHoose; 3. Robert Cecil VanHoose

131 242 BLANCHE STAPLETON born January 1887 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 243 ELIZABETH "LIZZIE" STAPLETON born October 1889 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Fred Fannin,
     son of Bryant B. snd Josie {Parsons} Fannin. Lived at Akron, Ohio.

131 244 HARRY "SON" STAPLETON born April 1892 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married to Christine ___ born about
     1904 in Kwentucky.

131 245 SAMUEL STAPLETON, JR. born March 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Mable Oppenheimer. He
     was employed in the yards of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad at Paintsville where he was a town councilman.
          Children: 1. Bonnie Stapleton; 2. Sammie G. Stapleton

131 246 SIBYL STAPLETON born November 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 247 CLYDE STAPLETON born May 1900 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 248 CLAUDE STAPLETON born about 1904 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 251 WILLIAM VANHOOSE

131 252 MILLARD VANHOOSE born about 1884 in Kentucky.  Married Ethel ___ born about 1886 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Canna VanHoose; 2. Alka VanHoose; 3. Hershel VanHoose

131 261 WILLARD STAPLETON born about 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 262 RAY STAPLETON born about 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 263 RUBY STAPLETON born April 1900 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 281 LIZZIE STAMBOUGH born about 1890, in Kentucky,  probably in Johnson County.

131 282 FERIT STAMBOUGH born about 1892, in Kentucky,  probably in Johnson County.

131 283 ALBERT STAMBOUGH born about 1895, in Kentucky,  probably in Johnson County.

131 284 ELLEN STAMBOUGH born about 1897, in Kentucky,  probably in Johnson County.

131 285 HASSA STAMBOUGH born about 1899 in Kentucky,  probably in Johnson County.

131 286 LYDIA STAMBOUGH born 6 June 1902 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 451 GEORGE W. SPENCE born 18 February 1874 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 471 MARY E. SCARBERRY born 6 June 1876 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 511 LOU STAPLETON born January 1886 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 512 SAM STAPLETON born about 1888 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 513 LAURA STAPLETON born about 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 514 WILLIE STAPLETON born about 1893 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 515 MILLARD STAPLETON born about 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 516 DORA STAPLETON born 19 May 1903 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 521 EMMA STAPLETON born September 1885 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Proctor Stapleton (131 13). 
     Children listed under him.

131 522 LIZZIE STAPLETON born July 1888 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 523 VIRGIE STAPLETON born February 1891 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 524 ELI STAPLETON born October 1894 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 525 CORA STAPLETON born January 1896 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 526 HANSFORD STAPLETON born February 1899 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 527 CLARENCE STAPLETON born about 1903, Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 528 ESTA STAPLETON born about 1911, Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 531 LEONARD WILEY born August 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 532 MAHALA WILEY born January 1896 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 541 Son BRANHAM born January 1891 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 BEECHER H. STAPLETON born May 1884. Married Ollie Colvin born about 1883, daughter of Montford P. and
     Serena {Reed} Colvin. He was a teacher, traveling salesman, county court clerk, and county judge in Johnson County,
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Maxie Stapleton; 2. Joe Stapleton; 3. Kathleen Stapleton; 4. Christine Stapleton; 5. Emma
               Florine Stapleton; 6. Ashley Ward "Bud" Stapleton; 7. Harold Beecher Stapleton; 8. George Ben
               Stapleton; 9. S. Irene Stapleton

131 622 Z. J. STAPLETON died young.

131 623 JACOB "JAKE" W. STAPLETON born 8 March 1888 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Bess Findlayson.
     He was a sales representative.
          Children: 1. Kathryn Stapleton; 2. Elizabeth M. Stapleton; 3. Jacob Ward Stapleton, Jr.; 3. Nancie
               Stapleton; 4. Bill (female) Stapleton; 5. John McC. Stapleton

131 624 SARAH L. STAPLETON born 24 March 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 1st to J. D. Mayo. Married
     2nd on 27 December 1927 in Ironton, Ohio, to M. J. Findlayson.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Infant Mayo; 2. Margaret Mayo

131 625 JULIA STAPLETON born 5 December 1892 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married to J. Ray Stafford who was
     assistant postmaster at Paintsville, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Imogene Stafford; 2. Jack Stafford; 3. Dorothy Ray Stafford

131 626 EDITH D. STAPLETON born November 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died young.

131 627 OLGA STAPLETON born about 1901 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married C. Orion Wheeler. He was a
     machinist with the Northeast Coal Company at Thealka.  They resided at Paintsville.
          Children: 1. Peggy Wheeler; 2. Charles Orion Wheeler

131 631 ETHEL STAPLETON born March 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Charles Slim. The children were
     living with their materanl grandparents in Ashland, Kentucky, in 1920.
          Children: 1. Gladys Slim; 2. Rosamond Slim; 3. Carl G. Slim; 4. Marjorie D. Slim; 5. Clara I. Slim

131 632 ORIO BRUCE STAPLETON born November 1892  in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 633 ZION WINDELL STAPLETON born November 1894 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 634 EULAH LEE STAPLETON born July 1896 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 635 NANCY M. STAPLETON born April 1900 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 651 LIDA S. VANHOOSE born October 1881 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 652 NORA GRACE VANHOOSE born May 1886 in Johnson County, Kentucky, married Lloyd Clay. She was a teacher
     in the Paintsville city schools and he was a sales representative.
          Children: 1. James Lloyd Clay; 2. William Howard Clay; 3. Wade Marion Clay

131 653 JAMES GRANT VANHOOSE born January 1891 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 654 MAC H. VANHOOSE born March 1894 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 655 VIRGIL M. VANHOOSE born July 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 656 AGNES A. VANHOOSE born February 1900 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 711 MARANDA PENIX born May 1876 in Kentucky.

131 712 MARY PENIX born April 1880 in Kentucky.

131 713 HATTIE PENIX born January 1882 in Kentucky.

131 714 MALVA PENIX born April 1884 in Kentucky.

131 715 ALVENA PENIX born March 1886 in Kentucky.

131 716 PARIS PENIX born March 1888 in Kentucky.

131 717 EXER PENIX born February 1890 in Kentucky.

131 718 ALLEN PENIX born May 1892 in Kentucky.

131 719 SHADE PENIX born April 1894 in Kentucky.

131 710 GYPSIE PENIX born May 1897 in Kentucky.

131 771 WILLIAM S. PENIX born April 1885 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 772 GEORGE W. PENIX born October 1887 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 773 EFFIE PENIX born June 1891 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 774 NOLIE PENIX born April 1893 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 775 JOSIE PENIX born December 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 776 JOHN PENIX born August 1898 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 701 ALLEN PENIX born March 1893 in Kentucky, probably Johnson County.

131 702 LEONARD PENIX born July 1894 in Kentucky, probably in Johnson County.

131 703 JOHN PENIX born November 1896 in Kentucky, probably in Johnson County.

131 821 CLAUDE STAPLETON probably died young.

131 822 EDNA STAPLETON born May 1898 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 823 HENRY STAPLETON born June 1898 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 824 ARTHUR STAPLETON born about 1902 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 825 CLYDE STAPLETON born about 1904 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 826 JAMES STAPLETON born about 1905 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 827 CHARLES STAPLETON born about 1907 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 021 MARTHA HOWARD born 3 May 1904 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 131 HERBERT STAPLETON born about 1904 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 132 MITCHELL STAPLETON born about 1906 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 133 LIZZIE STAPLETON born 1910 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 134 WILLIAM STAPLETON (Twin) born 25 April 1913 in Johnson County, Kentucky.  Married 14 October 1939 at
     Prestonburg to Rosa Lee Joseph, born 14 June 1918, Breathitt County, Kentucky, daughter of Ashford and Fannie O.
     Joseph. During World War II he was a Naval Civilian Technician in the Pacific. He is a graduate of the Paintdville
     High School, a Mason, and a Deacon in the First Christian Church. He is an insurance agent. She is a graduate of
     Boothe Business College, a member of the Eastern Star, and has been active in the Red Cross and other civic
     organizations.
          Children: 1. Rebecca Rose L. Stapleton

131 135 MARY STAPLETON (Twin) born 25 April 1913 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 136 DOROTHY MAY STAPLETON born 10 May 1916 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 161 EDGAR STAPLETON born 22 March 1911 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 162 EDNA MAE STAPLETON born 3 February 1913 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 163 JOHN STAPLETON, JR. born 3 December 1919 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

132 231 THOMAS STAPLETON born February 1883, Rowan County, Kentucky, married Emma Fisher, born about 1879
     in Virginia, daughter of Alford Fisher.
          Children: 1. Armon Stapleton

132 232 WILLIAM STAPLETON born Bebruary 1883 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

132 233 SUSAN E. STAPLETON born June 1888 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

132 234 JAMES STAPLETON born December 1894 in Rowan County, Kentucky, probably died young.

132 235 ELISHA DAWSON STAPLETON born October 1897 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

132 236 ROBERT McK. STAPLETON born about 1901 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

132 237 CHARLES  E. STAPLETON born about 1904 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

132 238 ADDIE C. STAPLETON born about 1907 in Rowan County, Kentucky.

132 239 LEONARD STAPLETON born about 1911 in Rowan County, Kentucky.
141 111 WILLIAM STAPLETON born October 1867 in Kentucky. Married about 1889 to Betty Nancy Skaggs born 1867-
1870 in Kentucky. They were living in Elliott County in 1920.
          Children: 1. Charley Stapleton; 2. Bertha Stapleton; 3. Minnie Stapleton; 4. Isaac Stapleton; 5. Haden
               Stapleton; 6. Logan Stapleton; 7. Garfield Stapleton

141 112 SILAS STAPLETON born September 1870 in Kentucky. Name of his first wife is not known but he was widowed
     by 1900. Married about 1905 to Usley A. ___ born about 1873 in Kentucky. They were living in Greenup County,
     Kentucky in 1910.
          Children: 1. Lillie V. Stapleton

141 113 WALTER STAPLETON born about 1871 in Kentucky.

141 114 HAYDEN STAPLETON born March 1872 Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1st about 1898 to Mary J. Tackett,
     born April 1876 in Kentucky, died between 1900 and 1910, married 2nd about 1910 to Mary Magdaline Sullivan. In
     his household in the 1920 Census were also listed daughters Viola A. Stapleton, age 16, and Martha E. Stapleton, age
     13, who had not been listed in the 1910 Census.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Bartholomew "Barth" Stapleton; 2. John Stapleton
          Children (2nd marriage): 3. Telara Marie Stapleton; 4. Flora Stapleton; 5. Lora Stapleton; 6. Michael
               Clinton Stapleton; 7. Caroline Belle Stapleton; 8. Roy E. Stapleton; 9. Floyd R. Stapleton; 10. Carl
               Stapleton

141 115 LENA STAPLETON born about 1873 in Kentucky.

141 116 GENOA G. STAPLETON born February 1875 (1879 according to the 1900 Census) in Elliott County, Kentucky,
     married about 1891 to Andy Adkins, born January 1876 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County..

141 117 EDIE STAPLETON born 24 July 1876 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 6 March 1920 Walsh, Kentucky. Married
     Henry Wise Skaggs, born about 1868 in Kentucky. They were living in Elliott County in 1910.
          Children: 1. Eskimo Skaggs; 2. Amos S. Skaggs; 3. Emory F. Skaggs; 4. Millie S. Skaggs; 5. Miles C.
               Skaggs; 6. Martha S. Skaggs; 7. William D. Skaggs; 8. Henry C. Skaggs

141 118 REUBEN STAPLETON born April 1880 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1899 to Sarah Stevens born March
     1878 in Virginia.
          Children: 1. Sarah J. Stapleton; 2. Rhodie Stapleton; 3. John E. Stapleton; 4. Arthur L. Stapleton; 5. Gracie
               Stapleton; 6. Mary E. Stapleton; 7. Lucy Stapleton; 8. Ethel Stapleton; 9. Bessie M. Stapleton;
               10. Pearlie Stapleton; 11. Anita Corine Stapleton

141 119 REBECCA STAPLETON born 1881-84 in Kentucky. Married 1st in 1899 to Elliott Stevens and 2nd to Charles
     Reeves.
          Children: 1. Ottie Stevens; 2. Ommie Stevens; 3.

141 110 MARY STAPLETON born February 1887 in Kentucky.

141 141 EMILY STAPLETON born about 1868 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1st to Booker Moore and 2nd to
     William Spillman.

141 142 HENRY STAPLETON born 10 April 1870 Elliott County, Kentucky, died 1964. Married about 1897 to Aretta
     Fraley, born March 1878 in Kentucky, daughter of Catherine Fraley. They were living in Boyd County in 1910 and
     had moved to Elliott County by 1920.
          Children: 1. Ulmont Stapleton; 2. Hobson Stapleton; 3. Calvin Stapleton; 4. Lizzie Stapleton

141 143 MARY L. STAPLETON born 19 September 1872 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 13 December 1968, Greenup
     County, Kentucky. Married 16 November 1893 to William Greenville "Green" Sparks, born 26 May 1872 in Elliott
     County, son of Alfred and Polly Ann {Green} Sparks.
          Children: 1. Grace Sparks; 2. Leondias Sparks; 3. James "Lan" Sparks; 4. Beulah Sparks; 5. John Calvin
               Sparks; 6. Amanda Sparks; 7. Thelma Sparks; 8. Jewell Sparks; 9. Vencill Sparks

141 144 ESTHER STAPLETON born about 1875 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married James T. "Lan" Holbrook.

141 145 MALINDA STAPLETON born August 1878 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married to George Yates.

141 146 MARTHA STAPLETON born October 1879 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married to ___ Porter.

141 147 ALLY STAPLETON born January 1882 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married to Jack Barker.

141 148 PERLIE STAPLETON born October 1885 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married to ___ Leadingham.

141 149 WINSON STAPLETON born October 1889 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 140 WILLIAM STAPLETON born 3 October 1892 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 1 December 1972 at Ashland,
     Kentucky. Married to Hattie Relford.
          Children: 1. Martha M. Stapleton; 2. James Nelson Stapleton; 3. Pauline Stapleton

141 151 EASTER STAPLETON born 21 April 1872, died 2 October 1877.

141 152 MARY E. STAPLETON born 23 April 1873, died 12 May 1873.

141 153 JOHN M. STAPLETON born 10 October 1874, died 10 January 1875.

141 154 ISAAC STAPLETON born 24 December 1876 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married about 1897 to Ellen ___ born
     December 1873 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Martin Stapleton; 2. Vista Bessie Stapleton; 3. Silas P. Stapleton; 4. Easter Stapleton; 5. Nancy
               Stapleton

141 155 ANNIE STAPLETON born 12 February 1878 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married John Nicely..

141 156 ENOCH STAPLETON born February 1880 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married Eliza ___..

141 157 MATILDA STAPLETON born September 1881 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married William Thomas Creech, born
     3 April 1879 in Elliott County, Kentucky, son of Henry and Delinda {Burton} Creech.

141 158 MOLLIE STAPLETON 1 August 1883, died 1 November 1894.

141 159 JESSE F. STAPLETON born October 1885 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1904 to Ellen Johnson, born 1887
     in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Earl Stapleton; 2. Bertha Stapleton; 3. Russell Stapleton; 4. Eddy Stapleton; 5. Hershel
               Stapleton

141 150 MELVINA AMANDA STAPLETON born 11 July 1887 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married Asa Reed.

141 151 DOCTOR EDWARD STAPLETON born 3 March 1888 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1908, probably in
     Elliott County, to Amanda W. Tackett born 1893 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Comas Stapleton; 2. Herman Stapleton; 3. Thurman Stapleton; 4. Reby Ethel Stapleton;
               5. Mary Rube Stapleton; 6. Blanch Stapleton; 7. E. Harrison Stapleton; 8. Florence Stapleton;
               9. Russell Edward Stapleton; 10. Robert R. Stapleton

141 152 NANCY MARIE STAPLETON born 10 February 1890, died 11 January 1976, in Elliott County, Kentucky.
     Married 11 February 1911 to Ira Paulus Ison, born 13 December 1885, died 7 August 1986, son of Andrew Jackson
     and Hannah {Creech} Ison.
          Children: 1. Vesta Irene Ison: 2. Augusta Pauline Ison; 3. Webster Glenwood Ison; 4. Waldo Emerson Ison;
               5. Wendell Dee Ison; 6. August Quentin Ison; 7. Emma Lorene Ison; 8. Milo Milton Elwood Ison;
               9. Luella Madeline Ison; 10. Ira Byrdine Ison; 11. Claudia Colleen Ison

141 153 VIRGIE L. STAPLETON born September 1892 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 1977, married in 1912 to Curtis
     Bryant Baugess, born 1891 in Elliott County, died 1956, son of William Burne and Margaret {Jackson} Baugess. They
     lived in Elliott County until 1931 when they moved to Pike County, Ohio.
          Children: 1. Fritz Baugess; 2. Gertrude Baugess; 3. Curtis G. Baugess; 4. Greta Baugess; 5. Elmer Baugess;
               6. Raymond Baugess; 7. Lee Baugess; 8. Lorraine Baugess; 9. Virginia Baugess; 10. Betty Lou
               Baugess
141 161 ELIJAH GILLUM born October 1871 in Kentucky, married Malinda ___ born February 1874 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Earl Gillum; 2. Ernest Gillum; 3. Ethel Gillum; 4. William E. Gillum

141 162 WILLIAM G. GILLUM born October 1873 in Kentucky. Married 1st about 1895 to Rebecca ___ born December
     1875 in Kentucky. Married 2nd about 1910 to Mrs. Alma Sparks born about 1887 in Kentucky.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. Tony Gillum; 2. William N. Gillum; 3. Clara B. Gillum; 4. Hending Gillum;
               5. John Gillum

141 163 LIDDY M. GILLUM

141 164 VIRGINIA L. GILLUM born 7 December 1874.

141 165 ARMINTA GILLUM

141 166 JAMES GILLUM

141 167 MARY ALICE GILLUM born 25 October 1880 died 4 November 1968 married 1st to ___ Adkins, married 2nd
     to ___ Stewart.

141 168 STEPHEN GILLUM born February 1885 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County.

141 169 LUCY JANE GILLUM born 8 March 1884 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County, died 27 February 1968, married
     Anderson Ison.

141 160 IDA BELLE GILLUM born 29 August 1888 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County, died 30 December 1967,
     married to ___ Yates.

141 161 HENDRICKS GILLUM (Twin) born March 1891 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County, married Nancy Porter.

141 162 THURMAN GILLUM (Twin) born March 1891 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County, married Alma Stapleton
     (141 171).

141 163 ULYSAS GILLUM born March 1893 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County.

141 171 WILLIAM C. STAPLETON born 30 August 1875 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married about 1895 to Viola J.
     Stephens born 14 August 1875, Elliott County, Kentucky, daughter of William and Sarah E. {Clark} Stephens.
          Children: 1. James G. Stapleton; 2. Charlotte Stapleton; 3. Albert H. Stapleton; 4. Mary E. Stapleton; 5. Ivy
               J. Stapleton; 6. Tabitha Stapleton; 7. Priscilla Stapleton; 8. Corda R. Stapleton

141 172 CHARITY LOUISE STAPLETON born 17 June 1877 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 11 January 1965 at
     Ashland, Kentucky. Married 14 October 1891 to William Barnes Sturgill, born 5 July 1865, died 2 July 1908, son of
     Isaac Lewis and Rutha {Sturgill} Sturgill.
          Children: 1. James David "Dave" Sturgill; 2. Alexander Green Sturgill; 3. Lenora "Nora" Ethel Sturgill;
               4. Nola Maye Sturgill; 5. America Sturgill; 6. Isaac Thomas "Tom" Sturgill; 7. Virginia "Verlina" Jane
               Sturgill


141 173 EASTER ABIGALE STAPLETON born October 1879 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married John Tilvis Boggs,
     born 1875, died 1939, son of William Franklin and Martha Jane {Phipps} Boggs.
          Children: 1. John Boggs; 2. Lafe Boggs; 3. Vestie Boggs; 4. Charity Boggs; 5. Sara Boggs; 6. Paul Boggs

141 174 NANCY SUSAN STAPLETON born 24 February 1882, 22 November 1967. Married to Henry H. Salyers, born
     May 1876, son of Thomas and Mary {Creech} Salyers.
          Children: 1. James Salyers; 2. Enoch N. Salyers

141 175 JAMES G. STAPLETON born 9 May 1884, died 1 July 1904, in Elliott County, Kentucky, buried in the Stapleton
     Cemetery on the right fork of Rocky Branch. Married Fanny Stephens, born 23 December 1884, died 9 January 1905,
     buried in the Stephens Cemetery on Hamilton Branch, daughter of Andrew and Malissa Stephens.

141 176 JOHN M. STAPLETON born 4 October 1886 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married March 1910 to Bertha Ellen
     Pennington born 8 September 1886, Carter County, Kentucky, daughter of Preston and Fanny {Yates} Pennington. John
     was a founding member of the Rocky Breanch Enterprise Baptist Churxch. He was a farmer, seller of Zanal products,
     and Agricultural Conservation Officer.
          Children: 1. Mona Stapleton; 2. Golda Stapleton; 3. Roy Allen Stapleton; 4. Troy Stapleton; 5. Loyd Roy
               Stapleton; 6. Floyd Earl Stapleton; 7. Lillie Stapleton; 8. Mabel Stapleton; 9. Lorene Stapleton;
               10. Leslie Boyd Stapleton

141 177 DELILAH FRANCES STAPLETON born 14 January 1889 and died 9 March 1970. Married about 1902 to Enoch
     Franklin Salyers born March 1869, possibly in Elliott County, Kentucky, died in 1921. He was the son of Thomas and
     Mary {Creech} Salyers.
          Children: 1. James Thomas Salyers; 2. Mary Charlotte Salyers; 3. Charity Elizabeth Salyers; 4. Clem
               Salyers; 5. Jason Salyers; 6. Clarence Salyers; 7. Clyde Salyers

141 178 SARAH JANE STAPLETON born May 1891. Married to Jason T. Salyers, son of James A. and Nancy {Fields}
     Salyers.
          Children: 1. Charlotte Salyers; 2. Alonzo Salyers; 3. Golda Salyers; 4. Lorine Salyers; 5. Infant Salyers;
               6. Edgar C. Salyers; 7. Paul David Salyers

141 179 MISSOURA STAPLETON born 1 February 1893 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 29 July 1971. Married William
     Yates.

141 170 JASPER N. STAPLETON born  17 September 1896 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married Stella Porter, born July
     1897, Elliott County, daughter of Walker and Belle Porter.
          Children: 1. Freda Stapleton; 2. Earl Stapleton; 3. Arlie Stapleton; 4. Vernon Stapleton; 5. Franky
               Stapleton; 6. Luther Stapleton; 7. Harold Stapleton; 8. Bula Stapleton; 9. Jasper Stapleton, Jr.;
               10. Lonnie Stapleton

141 171 ALMA STAPLETON born 11 January 1899 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1st to Thurman Gillum
     (141 160), married 2nd to Luther Willis. She was still living as of August 1991.

141 181 HANNAH SALYERS born about 1874 (March 1878 according to 1900 Census) in Kentucky, probably Elliott
     County. Married about 1899 to Wesley Hicks, born  May 1857 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Albert Hicks

141 182 RODD SALYERS born about 1876, died June 1877.

141 183 JOHN SALYERS born February 1879, Elliott County, Kentucky, married Eliza ___, born September 1873 in
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Bessie Salyers

141 184 WILLIAM SALYERS born June 1881 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 185 BRASQUE SALYERS born March 1884 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married to Elizabeth Caudill.
          Children: 1. Pearlie Salyers; 2. Virgil Salyers; 3. Elihu Salyers; 4. Charley Salyers; 5. William Riley
               Salyers; 6. Brasque Salyers, Jr.

141 186 JESSIE F. SALYERS born May 1887 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 187 THOMAS SALYERS born January 1889 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 188 EASTER SALYERS probably died young.

141 189 HENRY SALYERS born May 1893 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 180 LEWIS SALYERS born April 1896 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 181 DEWEY SALYERS born 25 November 1897 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 16 March 1979. Married to
     Charlotte Sloan.
          Children: 1. Clifford R. Salyers

141 191 LUTHER PORTER born June 1881in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 192 MARY B. PORTER born January 1883 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 193 DORA PORTER born December 1884 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 194 FANNIE PORTER born March 1887 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County. Married ___ Whitt.
          Children: 1. Ethel Whitt

141 195 EMMA PORTER born June 1889 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 196 ARTHUR PORTER born August 1891 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 197 LEONARD S. PORTER born January 1894 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 198 EASTER PORTER born March 1896 in Kentucky, probably Elliott County.

141 199 HELEN V. PORTER born February 1898 in Kentucky, porobably Elliott County.

141 190 CALEB PORTER

141 191 MILTON PORTER

141 221 MARTHA L. STAPLETON born 14 January 1882 died 22 December 1883 Scott County, Virginia.

141 222 WILLIAM COLUMBUS STAPLETON born 2 October 1884 near Mendota, Virginia. Given the middle name
     Elkanah at birth, he changed it later to Columbus. Died 14 December 1959 Mobile, Alabama. Buried Pine Crest
     Cemetery. Married 28 June 1926 Mobile, Alabama, to Mary Hybart Smith born 19 February 1901 Coy, Wilcox
     County, Alabama, daughter of Robert Alexander and Sallie {Hybart} Smith. He received the A.B. degree from
     Highland Home College, Highland Home, Alabama, B.S. and M.A. degrees from The University of Alabama. He
     taught school in Autagua, Coosa, Butler, Lowndes, and Crenshaw Counties before serving as principal of the Coffee
     County High School in Enterprise, Alabama. He also taught a short while at the Pensacola, Florida, High School after
     being discharged from the U. S. Army in 1918. He was cashier of the Enterprise Banking Company from 1919 to 1925
     and was a partner in a furniture business in Enterprise prior to joining the faculty at Murphy High School in Mobile,
     Alabama, in 1927. He was appointed principal of Barton Academy in Mobile in 1945 and remained there until his
     retirement in 1956. She received the A.B. degree from Woman's College of Alabama (now Huntingdon College) and
     did graduate work at Columbia University. She taught at the Downing Industrial School in Brewton, Alabama, the
     Coffee County High School in Enterprise, Alabama, and the Montgomery County High School in Ramer, Alabama,
     prior to marriage. Later she taught Latin and social studies for some 20 years in the Mobile County Schools at Murphy
     High School, Barton Academy, and Sidney Philips Junior High School.  Dauphin Health Care Center; 3317 Dauphin
     Street; Mobile, AL 36608; 334/341-1955
          Children: 1. William Columbus Stapleton, Jr.; 2. Mary Mell Stapleton

141 223 JOHN MARTIN STAPLETON born 18 September 1886 Scott County, Virginia. Died 28 December 1969 Foley,
     Alabama. Married 1st 10 September 1916, Monroe County, Alabama, to Bessie Lee White, born 31 December 1894
     died 30 July 1926, daughter of Lucas Lee and Mary {Lee} White. Married 2nd Mrs. Ethel L. Harris, born 27 June
     1894 died 13 August 1940. Married 3rd Mrs. Edith Mays, born 16 August 1895. He received the A.B. degree from
     Highland Home College, Highland Home, Alabama. He taught school in Pike, Monroe, and Baldwin Counties in
     Alabama and served as principal of the schools in Foley, Alabama, from about 1919 until 7 October 1922 when he was
     appointed Postmaster of Foley where he served until 1934. After teaching for a short while in Baldwin County, he
     served as Clerk for the Town of Foley.
          Children (1st marriage): 1. John Martin Stapleton, Jr.; 2. Mildred Lee Stapleton; 3. Earl Warren Stapleton

141 224 ZOLLIE MYRTLE STAPLETON born 26 October 1888 Scott County, Virginia, died 28 January 1951 Wichita,
     Kansas. Married 11 May 1908 in Madison County, Arkansas, to George Washington Redman Gibson born
     19 September 1888 Madison, County, Arkansas, died 26 March 1968 Perry, Oklahoma  Both buried in Elm Grove
     Cemetery, Payne Coiunty, Oklahoma.
          Children: 1. Basil Burl Gibson; 2. Curtis Cecil Gibson; 3. Eletha Gibson; 4. Edith Geraldine Gibson;
               5. Elsie Mae Gibson

141 225 CLARENCE ERNEST STAPLETON born 16 October 1890, Scott County, Virginia. Died 7 December 1893
     Madison County, Arkansas. Buried in the Horn Cemetery near Pettigrew, Arkansas.

141 226 MAGGIE ELLA STAPLETON born 23 September 1892, at Dutton, Arkansas, died tragically 27 May 1940 at
     Chandler, Oklahoma. Married 14 May 1911 at Dutton to Edward "Ted" Goin Herndon, born 27 December 1888,
     Hume, Missouri, died about 1945 at McAlester, Okalahoma.
          Children: 1. Virgil Vernon Herndon; 2. Opal Norene Herndon; 3. Gayle Lee Herndon; 4. Infant Herndon;
               5. Edward Goin Herndon, Jr.; 6. Dennis Dwight Herndon; 7. Dale Eugene Herndon

141 227 NORA PEARL STAPLETON born 27 October 1895 in Madison County, Arkansas. Married 11 March 1916 to
     Harrison Burnett.  Stilwell Nursing Home; Stilwell, OK
          Children: 1. Maxine Burnett; 2. Mildred Burnett; 3. Marjory Burnett; 4. Ty Cobb Burnett; 5. Mary Faye
               Burnett; 6. Tris Speaker Burnett; 7. Betty Burnett

141 228 BOYD CLYDE STAPLETON born 14 March 1898 in Madison County, Arkansas. Died 14 July 1989 Springdale,
     Arkansas. Married 18 August 1924 to Gladys Wist. Both buried in Brashears Cemetery near St. Paul, Arkansas.
          Children: 1. Infant Stapleton; 2. Monzell Stapleton; 3. Norris Eugene "Gene" Stapleton; 4. Peggy Stapleton

141 229 ORA VICTORIA STAPLETON born 29 January 1901 in Madison County, Arkansas. Died 3 March 1970 buried
     in Monument Cemetery, Woodland, California. Married 15 July 1923 to Thomas Wheeler born 14 September 1897
     Toledo, Missouri, died 29 January 1980, son of William Martin and Luisa {Decker} Wheeler. He farmed during the
     early part of his life and later was a carpenter.
          Children: 1. Lois Olin Stapleton; 2. Billy Wheeler; 3. Geraldine Wheeler; 4. Beryl Wheeler; 5. Nola Dean
               Wheeler; 6. Nettie Marie Wheeler; 7. Marilyn Jean Wheeler; 8. Dariene Louise Wheeler; 9. Bobby
               Wayne Wheeler

141 231 CHANCEY E. STAPLETON born May 1886 in Kansas.

141 232 PEARL E. STAPLETON born May 1888 in Kansas. Married Leo Anthis. Lived at El Reno, Oklahoma.
          Children: 1. 

141 241 RAYMOND K. OWENS born July 1883 in Virginia, probably Russell County. He was living in the household of
     his grandfather, Rufus Owens, in Russell County at the time of the 1900 Census. He reportedly moved to Newport,
     Kentucky, and possibly later to California.

141 351 CORNELIA STAPLETON born about 1879 in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

141 391 NICK B. CARROLL born 25 February 1901 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 311 JOHN STAPLETON born July 1894 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 312 SAM STAPLETON born October 1897 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 313 GRACE STAPLETON born July 1898 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 314 MADGE STAPLETON born 31 August 1901 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 315 THOMAS STAPLETON born 1904 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 316 ETHEL STAPLETON born 1904 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 471 LELIA M. STAPLETON born June 1887 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 472 WILLIAM CLYDE STAPLETON born February 1894 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 473 MYRTLE STAPLETON born June 1897 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 474 OAKLEY A. STAPLETON born about 1903 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 475 BASCOM STAPLETON born about 1908 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 481 MARTHA A. STAPLETON born December 1897 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 482 JAMES EVERD STAPLETON born November 1899 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 483 CLINTON STAPLETON born about 1904 in Virginia.

141 484 LUCILE MEDA STAPLETON born about 1910 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 485 ALDA STAPLETON born about 1912 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 486 LULA STAPLETON born about 1914 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 487 JANE STAPLETON born about 1917 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 488 WESLEY U. STAPLETON born about 1918 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 401 EMMETT STAPLETON born October 1898 in Scott County, Virginia.

141 551 HENRY E. SALYER born May 1892 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 552 MARY E. SALYER born August 1893 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 553 OLLIE M. SALYER born August 1896 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 554 JOSEPH O. SALYER born January 1899 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 731 JOSIE SALYER born May 1887 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 732 ELZIA SALYER born December 1889 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 733 STEWART SALYER born October 1892 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 734 MILLIE SALYER born January 1895 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 735 ALIFAIR SALYER born February 1898 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 736 BESSIE SALYER born May 1900 in Russell County, Virginia.

141 811 GOLDIE HANEY

141 812 SARAH HANEY

141 813 THOMAS HANEY

141 814 WILLIAM HANEY

141 871 Infant STAPLETON born 28 June 1910 died 12 September 1910.

141 872 KATHLEEN STAPLETON married ___ Greene.  1648 Fay Road; Goshen, OH 45122-9721

141 321 SEYMORE SALYERS born November 1898 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 322 EVE SALYERS born about 1903 in Kentucky.

141 323 NANNIE SALYERS born about 1905 in Kentucky.

141 324 FLANDERS SALYERS born about 1906 in Kentucky.

141 325 CLARENCE SALYERS born 18 August 1911 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 326 ANDERSON SALYERS born 23 May 1912 in Carter County, Kenrucky.

141 327 JERRY SALYERS born 19 April 1914 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 328 STANFORD SALYERS born 9 February 1916 in Carter County, Kentucky..

141 329 LANFORD SALYERS born 24 May 1919 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 320 JEWEL IRENE SALYERS born 23 September 1920. in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 331 HERBERT SALYERS born about 1902 in Kentucky, died 30 October 1926 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 332 ELIZA SALYERS born about 1905 in Kentucky.

141 333 MARY B. SALYERS born about 1908 in Kentucky.

141 334 FRANK SALYERS born about 1910 in Kentucky.

141 335 JAMES H. SALYERS (Twin) born 11 September 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

141 336 GLADYS SALYERS (Twin) born 11 September 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

141 337 THOMAS ARNOLD SALYERS born 23 March 1915 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 338 HENRY ALLEN SALYERS born 30 November 1916 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 339 HARLAN ODEL SALYERS born 6 November 1918 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 330 PAUL SALYERS born 9 September 1920 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 341 STANLEY SALYERS

141 342 CECIL SALYERS

141 343 GLADYS SALYERS

141 351 AMOS SALYERS born 28 September 1919 in Carter County, Kentucky. 

141 352 CHARLES WILLIAM SALYERS born 16 March 1921 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 353 WILLIAM J. SALYERS born 28 January 1923 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 354 CLARENCE SALYERS born 14 October 1924 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 355 ENNIS CLAYTON SALYERS born 16 July 1926 in Carter County, Kentucky

141 356 THELMA B. SALYERS born 10 June 1929 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 381 TROY SALYERS born 1 August 1913 , Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 382 CORA MAY SALYERS born 4 April 1916, Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 383 OTHA SALYERS born 1 April 1918, Carter County, Kentucky.

141 384 CHARLENE SALYERS born 20 April 1920, died 25 July 1920, Carter County, Kentucky.

141 385 CHESTER SALYERS born 5 September 1921, Carter County, Kentucky.

141 386 BEECHER SALYERS born 7 February 1924, Carter County, Kentucky.

141 387 MARGALEN SALYERS born 1 April 1925, Carter County, Kentucky.

141 388 Infant SALYERS born 2 June 1930, Greenup County, Kentucky.

141 389 BELVA IMOGENE SALYERS born 2 July 1931, Greenup County, Kentucky.

141 301 NOLIE SALYERS born about 1914 in Kentucky.

141 302 FORD SALYERS born 12 January 1915 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 303 MARVIN SALYERS born 17 February 1917 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 304 JOSIE MYRTLE SALYERS born 3 June 1919 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 305 WAYNE SALYERS born 3 May 1921 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 306 JOHN WILLIAM SALYERS born 7 July 1922 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

142 231 JAMES WILBURN STAPLETON born May 1878 in Pike County, Kentucky, married to Jeannette ___ born about
     1884 in Virginia. They were living in Wise County, Virginia, in 1920.
          Children: 1. Jefferson Stapleton; 2. Bessie Stapleton; 3. Rufus Stapleton

142 232 ROBERT STAPLETON born February 1880 in Pike County, Kentucky, married Susan Porter, born about 1886
     in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Teddy Stapleton; 2. Edna Stapleton; 3. Della Stapleton; 4. Crockett Stapleton; 5. Ella Opal
               Stapleton

142 233 JOHN M. STAPLETON born January 1882 in Pike County, Kentucky, married to Lizzie ___ born about 1881 in
     Virginia. They were living in Wise County, Virginia, in 1920.

142 234 ALBERT STAPLETON born March 1886 in Pike County, Kentucky. Married Rosa Abshire born about 1889 in
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Violet Stapleton; 2. David Stapleton; 3. Evert Stapleton; 4. Kerry Stapleton; 5. Fern Stapleton;
               6. Jessie Stapleton; 7. Vary Stapleton; 8. James Stapleton; 9. Jack Stapleton; 10. Levenia Stapleton

142 235 IRA STAPLETON born September 1887 in Pike County, Kentucky. Married Georgia Cantrell born about 1891 in
Kentucky.They lived in Pike County.Children(by Jack Stapleton):Roy d
Gertrude d    Hazel  d    Johnnie(my father)died sept.98
Essie lives in clintwood va. James lives in baltimore

142 236 DAVEY CROCKETT STAPLETON born August 1889, died 14 November 1930, in Pike County, Kentucky.
     Married Lizzie Cook, born about 1891 in Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Ora Stapleton; 2. Mary Stapleton; 3. William H. Stapleton

142 237 CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS "DOCK" STAPLETON born August 1891, died 22 September 1933 in Pike County,
     Kentucky. Married to Leontine Belcher.
          Children: 1. Evaline Stapleton; 2. Reable Stapleton; 3. Delores Stapleton; 4. Hubert Lee Stapleton; 5. Erman
               Stapleton

142 238 ELI STAPLETON born November 1894 in Pike County, Kentucky.

142 239 ORVILLE STAPLETON born April 1898 in Pike County, Kentucky, married Agnes ___, born about 1905 in
     Illinois.

142 441 MYRTLE STAPLETON born January 1888 in Virginia.

142 442 MAMIE L. STAPLETON born April 1890 in Virginia.

142 443 CARTER J. STAPLETON born October 1892.

142 444 CORA M. STAPLETON born November 1894.

142 445 PORTER M. STAPLETON born October 1897.

142 446 MAUDE STAPLETON born March 1899 in Arkansas.

142 447 NORMA STAPLETON born about 1902 in Arkansas.

142 448 GLADYS STAPLETON born about 1906 in Arkansas. Married ___ Furman.  Huntsville, AR.

142 449 FAN STAPLETON born about 1907 in Arkansas.

142 471 HATTIE STAPLETON born October 1891 in Virginia.

142 472 LILLIE STAPLETON born December 1893 in Virginia.

142 473 ROY STAPLETON born November 1895 in Arkansas.

142 474 FOREST STAPLETON born November 1898 in Arkansas.

142 475 ORA STAPLETON born about 1901 in Arkansas.

142 476 JOSIE STAPLETON born about 1903 in Arkansas.

142 477 TRESSIE STAPLETON born about 1905 in Arkansas. Married ___ Lane.  Springdale, AR

142 478 OFFIE STAPLETON born about 1907 in Arkansas.

142 551 NEBRASKA STAPLETON born September 1891 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 552 HATTIE STAPLETON born August 1893 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 553 WILLIAM COLUMBUS STAPLETON born January 1887 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 554 JOHN B. STAPLETON born March 1900 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 555 MARGARET C. STAPLETON born about 1902 in Virginia.

142 556 VIOLA STAPLETON born about 1907 in Virginia.

142 711 MARY SALYER

142 712 ROBERT SALYER born April 1882 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 713 WILLIAM SALYER born November 1883 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 714 MATTIE SALYER born April 1885 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 715 ARTHUR SALYER born October 1892 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 716 CORDIE SALYER born September 1894 in Scott County, Virginia.

142 717 MINNIE SALYER

142 718 VAN H. SALYER

142 721 JAMES STAPLETON born February 1891 in Virginia, probably Scott County. Listed in the 1910 Census as a coal
     miner in Wise County, Virginia.

142 722 NANNIE STAPLETON born July 1896 in Virginia, probably Scott County.

142 723 WILLIAM STAPLETON born November 1898 in Virginia, probably Scott County. 

143 141 WYNN STAPLETON born about 1904 in West Virginia.

143 171 MASON STAPLETON born June 1896, in Kentucky, probably in Boyd County. Married Delia Carrie McCoy, born
     about 1899 in Kentucky.
Children: 1. Birdie Mae Stapleton; 2. Mayme Stapleton 3. Donald Ray Stapleton (sent in by daughter Donna)

143 211 LAURA A. SALYER born about 1876 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 212 SANFORD SALYER born May 1877 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Savilla ___ born October 1877 in
     Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Millard Salyer

143 213 CORA SALYER born 1880 married Ira Slone.
          Children: 1. Ruth Slone

143 214 ROSCOE SALYER born October 1881 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 215 SHELLEY SALYER (female) born March 1889 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 216 COLLIE SALYER (male) born May 1895 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 221 COM. SALYER born 7 August 1875 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 231 MALLA SALYER born October 1882 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Daniel Frazier.

143 232 DONNA SALYER born March 1886 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Leander Webb.

143 233 EMMA SALYER born June 1888 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Raney Pierrat Cantrell.

143 234 HEBERT SALYER born 29 March 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 28 September 1961. Married 1st to
     Bessie Osborn and 2nd to Fayne Stambaugh.
          Children (2nd marriage): 1. Capitola Salyer; 2. Elmanda Salyer

143 235 ERVIN SALYER born 9 February 1892 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 30 December 1970. Married to Zelda
     Murray.
          Children: 1. O. Gladys Salyer; 2. Cornell Salyer; 3. Chadwic Salyer; 4. Willard Clifford Salyer; 5. Florence
               G. Salyer

143 236 MINYARD SALYER born 11 December 1894 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married 11 January 1927 to Beulah
     Mae Williams born 5 September 1906 daughter of William Wallace and Rosetta {Jenkins} Williams.
          Children: 1. Rothert Salyer; 2. Vena Lois Salyer; 3. Marcus Salyer; 4. Gloria Faye Salyer; 5. Madeline
               Salyer; 6. Ralph Salyer; 7. Lydia Rosetta Salyer; 8. Marium Lee Salyer

143 237 DORTHA SALYER born January 1897 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died unmarried at age 22.

143 238 WILLIE J. SALYER born February 1899 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 239 AUDREY SALYER born 18 August 1902 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married A. B. Murry.
143 241 ELZIE WHEELER born 10 August 1881 died 2 December 1958.
143 242 DELLA WHEELER born July 1883.
143 243 TROY WHEELER born June 1886.
143 244 SHELVIN WHEELER born August 1892.
143 251 LULA SALYER born March 1884 in Johnson County, Kentucky, died 10 November 1979. Married G. G. Auxier.
          Children: 1. Alka Auxier

143 252 LONNIE SALYER born September 1885 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 253 LOUTISHA SALYER born March 1886 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 254 ORION SALYER born April 1887 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 255 CATHERINE SALYER born January 1890 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 256 ROY SALYER born January 1891 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 257 OLLIE SALYER born October 1892 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 258 CHLOE SALYER born November 1896 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married ___ Colvin.
143 259 HOBART SALYER born April 1898 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 250 CLARA SALYER married ___ McKenzie.
143 251 ADA SALYER married ___VanHoose.
143 321 NORA C. STAPLETON born March 1880 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 361 BESSIE DANIELS married Hennie Borders.
143 362 JEANETTE DANIELS married Harrison Posey.
          Children: 1. Joseph Posey
143 363 STELLA FRANCIS DANIELS married Samuel Church.
143 364 LOYLD W. DANIELS never married.
143 365 ELINA M. DANIELS married Ollie Runion.
143 366 WILLIAM L. DANIELS 
143 367 WALTER DANIELS
143 368 COMMODORE PERRY DANIELS born 1906.
143 371 HERBERT E. STAPLETON born January 1892 in Johnson County, Kentucky

143 372 OLIVE STAPLETON born 8 October 1913, died 9 November 1913, in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 373 GLADYS STAPLETON born 15 January 1915 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 374 EDITH M. STAPLETON born 9 March 1922 in Johnson County, Kentucky.
143 381 DELPHA STAPLETON born 26 December 1902, died 4 November 1913, in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 382 CARSON STAPLETON born about 1905 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 383 HUDSON R. STAPLETON born about 1909 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 384 OLGA STAPLETON born 20 January 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 385 IVAL STAPLETON born 16 January 1916 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 741 GRACE STAPLETON born about 1903 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 742 GOLDA STAPLETON born about 1905 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 743 WILLIE STAPLETON born about 1907 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 744 BEULAH STAPLETON born about 1909 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 745 WILLARD STAPLETON born about 1911 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 746 DAKOTA STAPLETON born 25 January 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 747 GLADYS STAPLETON born 25 February 1914 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 748 CHARLES JAMES STAPLETON born 24 December 1915 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 749 ALINE STAPLETON (Twin) born 29 July 1918, died 25 October 1918, in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 740 PAULINE STAPLETON (Twin) born 29 July 1918, died 14 August 1918, in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 741 IRENE STAPLETON born 10 November 1919 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 742 LOUISE STAPLETON born and died 4 December 1921 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 743 FRANCIS L. STAPLETON born 28 October 1923 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 751 ROY STAPLETON born about 1909 in Kentucky, porobably Johnson County.

143 752 RAY STAPLETON born 6 April 1913 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 753 RANEY STAPLETON born 1 October 1920 in Morgan County, Kentucky.

143 761 ELSIE STAPLETON born about 1909 in Kentucky, probably Magoffin County.

143 762 RUBY STAPLETON born 19 June 1914 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

143 911 STACY L. STAPLETON born 28 February 1916 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

143 912 OTTO WOODRUFF STAPLETON born 29 January 1918 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

143 913 Infant STAPLETON born 16 December 1919, died 17 December 1919 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

143 914 WILBUR CLEO STAPLETON born 6 April 1925 in Boyd County, Kentucky.     131 241 1 MARSHA VANHOOSE born about 1910 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 241 2 HENRY FLEMING VANHOOSE

131 241 3 ROBERT CECIL VANHOOSE

131 245 1 BONNIE STAPLETON born 20 September 1921, Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 245 2 SAMMIE G. STAPLETON born 1 December 1927, Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 252 1 CANNA VANHOOSE born about 1893 in Kentucky, probably in Johnson County.

131 252 2 ALKA VANHOOSE born about 1895 in Kentucky, probably in Johnson County.

131 252 3 HERSHEL VANHOOSE born about 1897 in Kentucky, probably in Johnson County.

131 621 1 MAXIE STAPLETON born about 1907 in Johnson County, Kentucky. Married Dorris Trimble.
          Children: 1. Charles Dorris Trimble

131 621 2 JOE STAPLETON born about 1909 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 3 KATHLEEN STAPLETON born about 1910 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 4 CHRISTINE STAPLETON born 5 January 1911 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 5 EMILY FLORINE STAPLETON born 1 September 1912 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 6 ASHLEY WARD "BUD" STAPLETON born 25 August 1913 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 7 HAROLD BEECHER STAPLETON born 22 July 1915 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 621 8 GEORGE BEN STAPLETON born 25 October 1916, Jefferson County, Kentucky, died 12 July 1917 in Johnson
     County, Kentucky.

131 621 9 S. IRENE STAPLETON born 23 December 1919 in Johnson County, Kentucky.

131 623 1 KATHRYN STAPLETON died young

131 623 2 ELIZABETH M. STAPLETON born 26 october 1919 in Floyd County, Krentucky.

131 623 3 JACOB WARD STAPLETON, JR. born 14 March 1922 in Floyd County, Kentucky.
131 623 4 NANCIE STAPLETON
131 623 5 BILL (female) STAPLETON
131 623 6 JOHN McC. STAPLETON born 11 January 1931 in Floyd County, Kentucky.
131 624 1 Infant MAYO
131 624 2 MARGARET MAYO
131 625 1 IMOGENE STAFFORD
131 625 2 JACK STAFFORD
131 625 3 DOROTHY RAY STAFFORD
131 627 1 PEGGY WHEELER
131 627 2 CHARLES ORION WHEELER
131 631 1 GLADYS SLIM born about 1910 in Kentucky.
131 631 2 ROSAMOND SLIM born about 1911 in Kentucky.
131 631 3 CARL G. SLIM born about 1913 in Kentucky.
131 631 4 MARJORIE D. SLIM born about 1915 in Kentucky.
131 631 5 CLARA I. SLIM born about 1916 in Kentucky.
131 653 1 JAMES LLOYD CLAY
131 653 2 WILLIAM HOWARD CLAY
131 653 3 WADE MARION CLAY
131 134 1 REBECCA ROSE L. STAPLETON born 18 March 1958.
132 231 1 ARMON STAPLETON born 1 July 1911 in Rowan County, Kentucky.



141 111 1 CHARLEY STAPLETON born February 1890 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married Nellie M. Barker, born
     about 1904 in Kentucky. In 1920 they were living in Greenup County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. Thelma M. Stapleton; 2. Susie J. Stapleton; 3. Charles Vernon Stapleton

141 111 2 BERTHA STAPLETON born June 1890 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married 1910 to Blair Prince born about
     1891, son of Lenden Prince.

141 111 3 MINNIE STAPLETON born February 1894 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 111 4 ISAAC STAPLETON born May 1895 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married to Martha J. Prince, born about 1904
     in Kentucky. They were living in Greenup County, Kentucky, in 1920.
          Children: 1. Elizabeth Stapleton; 2. William Jessie Stapleton; 3. Arthur Stapleton; 4. Mary Dean Stapleton

141 111 5 HADEN STAPLETON born March 1897 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married 28 January 1928, Greenup County,
     Kentucky, to Mary Nelson.
          Children: 1. George W. Stapleton; 2. Gay Stapleton; 3. Arlene Stapleton; 4. August N. Stapleton

141 111 6 LOGAN STAPLETON born March 1900 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married Vesta Stapleton.
          Children: 1. James S. Stapleton

141 111 7 GARFIELD STAPLETON born 1903 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 112 1 LILLIE V. STAPLETON born about 1902 in Kentucky.
141 114 1 BARTHOLOMEW "BARTH" STAPLETON born February 1900 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married
     26 December 1928 in Greenup County, Kentucky, to Lillie Mae Barker. Lived at Wheelersburg, Ohio.
          Children: 1. Darlene Stapleton; 2. Robert Stapleton; 3. Katherine Stapleton; 4. Jean Stapleton; 5. Betty
               Stapleton

141 114 2 JOHN STAPLETON born about 1902 probably in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 114 3 TELARA MARIE STAPLETON 24 October 1911 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 114 4 FLORA STAPLETON born about 1912, married Kanawhe Howard.
141 114 5 LORA STAPLETON born about 1914 in Kentucky.
141 114 6 MICHAEL CLINTON STAPLETON born 7 February 1915 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 114 7 CAROLINE BELLE STAPLETON born 14 February 1917 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 114 8 ROY E. STAPLETON born June 1919 in Kentucky.
141 114 9 FLOYD R. STAPLETON born 14 June 1924 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 114 0 CARL STAPLETON born 11 November 1928 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 117 1 ESKIMO SKAGGS born about 1894 in Kentucky.
141 117 2 AMOS S. SKAGGS born about 1897 in Kentucky.
141 117 3 EMORY F. SKAGGS born about 1899 in Kentucky.
141 117 4 MILLIE S. SKAGGS born about 1902 in Kentucky.
141 117 5 MILES C. SKAGGS born about 1903 in Kentucky.
141 117 6 MARTHA S. SKAGGS born about 1905 in Kentucky.
141 117 7 WILLIAM D. SKAGGS born about 1907 in Kentucky.
141 117 8 HENRY C. SKAGGS born about 1910 in Kentucky, probably in Elliott County.
141 118 1 SARAH J. STAPLETON born about 1902 in Kentucky.
141 118 2 RHODIE STAPLETON born about 1903 in Kentucky.
141 118 3 JOHN E. STAPLETON born about 1905 in Kentucky.
141 118 4 ARTHUR L. STAPLETON born about 1907 in Kentucky.
141 118 5 GRACIE STAPLETON born about 1908 in Kentucky.
141 118 6 MARY E. STAPLETON born 30 May 1912 in Carter County, Kentucky.
141 118 7 LUCY STAPLETON born about 1914 in Kentucky.
141 118 8 ETHEL M. STAPLETON born about 1916 in Kentucky.
141 118 9 BESSIE M. STAPLETON born 13 September 1917 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 118 0 PEARLIE STAPLETON born 31 August 1921 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 118 1 ANITA CORINA STAPLETON born 6 October 1926 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 119 1 OTTIE STEVENS born about 1906, probably in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 119 2 OMMIE STEVENS
141 142 1 ULMONT STAPLETON born August 1897 in Elliott Couny, Kentucky, married to Cleffie Rucker, daughter of
     Kimbert Allen and Eliza Ann {Williams} Rucker.
          Children: 1. Frankie Stapleton; 2. Seldon Stapleton; 3. Doris Faye Stapleton; 4. Madalene Avanell Stapleton;
               5. Rollie W. Stapleton; 6. Betty C. Stapleton

141 142 2 HOBSON STAPLETON born May 1900 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 142 3 CALVIN STAPLETON born about 1904 in Kentucky.
141 142 4 LIZZIE STAPLETON born about 1911 in Kentucky.
141 143 1 GRACE SPARKS married 1st to Wesley Rice and 2nd to C. W. Frazier.
141 143 2 LEONDIAS SPARKS
141 143 3 JAMES "LAN" SPARKS married Alice Burrough.
141 143 4 BEULAH SPARKS married Walter Wright.
141 143 5 JOHN CALVIN SPARKS married Madge Conn.
141 143 6 AMANDA SPARKS married John Powell.
141 143 7 THELMA SPARKS married Curtis Hutchinson.
141 143 8 JEWELL SPARKS married Lonnie Barker, Sr., son of W. Barker.
141 143 9 VERCILL SPARKS married Lorene Brickey.
141 140 1 MARTHA M. STAPLETON born about 1910 in Kentucky. Married Isaac Thomas "Tom" Sturgill (141 172 6).
141 140 2 JAMES NELSON STAPLETON born 30 May 1911 in Boyd County, Kentucky.
141 140 3 PAULINE STAPLETON born about 1913 in Ohio.
141 154 1 MARTIN STAPLETON born July 1898 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 154 2 VISTA BESSIE STAPLETON born November 1898 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 154 3 SILAS P. STAPLETON born about 1901 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 154 4 EASTER STAPLETON born about 1905 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 154 5 NANCY STAPLETON born about 1908 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 159 1 EARL STAPLETON born about 1906 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 159 2 BERTHA STAPLETON born about 1908 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 159 3 RUSSELL STAPLETON born 5 May 1917 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 159 4 EDDY STAPLETON born 3 February 1919 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 159 5 HERSHEL STAPLETON born 24 February 1921 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 1 COMAS STAPLETON born about 1909 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 2 HERMAN STAPLETON born 19 July 1910 at French, Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 3 THURMAN STAPLETON born 21 September 1912 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 4 REBY ETHEL STAPLETON born 31 January 1915 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 5 MARY RUBE STAPLETON born 24 March 1917 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 6 BLANCH STAPLETON born 19 December 1920 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 7 E. HARRISON STAPLETON born 3 May 1923 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 8 FLORENCE STAPLETON born 15 July 1925 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 151 9 RUSSELL EDWARD STAPLETON born 7 July 1932 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 151 0 ROBERT R. STAPLETON born 1 November 1934 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
141 152 1 VESTA IRENE ISON
141 152 2 AUGUSTA PAULINE ISON
141 152 3 WEBSTER GLENWOOD ISON died 10 January 1976.
141 152 4 WALDO EMERSON ISON
141 152 5 WENDELL DEE ISON
141 152 6 AUGUST QUENTIN ISON died 10 February 1975.
141 152 7 EMMA LORENE ISON
141 152 8 MILO MILTON ISON born 5 April 1923, Elliott County, Kentucky, married 3 February 1947 to Pauline White,
     born 4 June 1926, daughter of Francis Marion and Flora Belle {Green} White. After marrying, they lived in Dayton,
     Ohio, until 1949 when they returned to Elliott County. Milo farmed in Elliott County and Pauline was employed as a
     cook for 30 years by the Elliott County Board of Education.
          Children: 1. Flora Marie Ison; 2. Carol Deen Ison
141 152 9 LUELLA MADELINE ISON
141 152 0 IRA BYRDINE ISON disappeared 4 March 1982.
141 152 1 CLAUDIA COLLEEN ISON
141 153 1 FRITZ BAUGESS born 1913 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 2 GRETCHEN BAUGESS born 1915 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 3 CURTIS G. BAUGESS born 1916 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 4 GRETA BAUGESS born 1918 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 5 ELMER BAUGESS born 1921 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 6 RAYMOND BAUGESS born 1925 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 7 LEO BAUGESS born 1927 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
          Children: 1. James S. Baugess
141 153 8 LORRAINE BAUGESS born 1929 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 9 VIRGINIA BAUGESS born 1931 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 153 0 BETTY LOU BAUGESS born 1934 in Pike County, Ohio.
141 161 1 EARL GILLUM born February 1894, in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 161 2 ERNEST GILLUM born October 1895 in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 161 3 ETHEL GILLUM born March 1897 in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 161 4 WILLIAM E. GILLUM born January 1899 in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 162 1 TONY GILLUM born March 1896 in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 162 2 WILLIAM N. GILLUM born November 1897 in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 162 3 CLARA B. GILLUM born August 1899 in Kentucky, probably Carter County.
141 162 4 HENDING GILLUM born about 1906 in Kentucky.
141 162 5 JOHN GILLUM born about 1908 in Kentucky.
141 171 1 JAMES G. STAPLETON born May 1896 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married to Nettie ___ born about 1902
     in Kentucky.
141 171 2 CHARLOTTE STAPLETON born September 1898 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 171 3 ALBERT H. STAPLETON born January 1900 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 171 4 MARY E. STAPLETON born about 1902 in Kentucky.
141 171 5 IVY STAPLETON born about 1908 in Kentucky.
141 171 6 TABITHA STAPLETON born about 1910 in Kentucky, probably Boyd County.
141 171 7 PRISCILLA STAPLETON born about 1911 in Kentucky, probably Boyd County.
141 171 8 CORDA R. STAPLETON born 5 May 1913 in Boyd County, Kentucky.
141 172 1 JAMES DAVID "DAVE" STURGILL born June 1893, married Emma Whitley.
141 172 2 ALEXANDER GREEN STURGILL born November 1895, married to Rosa Thornsberry.
141 172 3 LENORA "NORA" ETHEL STURGILL born 27 January 1897, died 4 May 1975, married 9 September 1917
     to Lonnie E. Barker, son of Elisha Barker.
          Children: 1. James A. Barker; 2. William G. Barker; 3. Carl Barker; 4. Louise Barker; 5. Ruby J. Barker

141 172 4 NOLA MAYE STURGILL born May 1899, died about 1903.
141 172 5 AMERICA STURGILL born about 1901, died about 1903.
141 172 6 ISAAC THOMAS "TOM" STURGILL born about 1904, married to Martha M. Stapleton (141 141 1), born about
     1910 in Kentucky, daughter of William and Hattie {Relford} Stapleton.

141 172 7 VIRGINIA "VERLINA" JANE STURGILL
141 173 1 JOHN BOGGS
141 173 2 LAFE BOGGS
141 173 3 VESTIE BOGGS
141 173 4 CHARITY BOGGS
141 173 5 SARA BOGGS
141 173 6 PAUL BOGGS
141 174 1 JAMES SALYERS born about 1902, Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 174 2 ENOCH N. SALYERS born about 1905 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 176 1 MONA STAPLETON born about 1911, probably in Elliott County, Kentucky, married Verl Porter. Two children,
     five grandchildren, and great grandchildren.  Tuscon, AZ
141 176 2 GOLDA STAPLETON born 9 July 1912 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died about 1940, married Manford
     Gillium..
141 176 3 ROY ALLEN STAPLETON born 13 April 1914 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died June 1983, married to Cora
     Rucker, daughter of Kimbert Allen and Eliza Ann {Williams} Rucker. He farmed and was employed by Alco
     Aluminum in Chillicothe, Ohio. No descendants.
141 176 4 TROY STAPLETON born 6 July 1916 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died at Ashland, Kentucky, in June 1983.
     He lived at Dayton, Ohio, for many years.
141 176 5 LOYD ROY STAPLETON born 18 February 1918 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married Erma Fraley. He is
     employed by General Motors. One son and two grandchildren.  Dayton, OH

141 176 6 FLOYD EARL STAPLETON born 15 July 1920 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married to Icie {Midge} Reece.
     He is engaged in construction work. Two children.  Ashland, KY

141 176 7 LILLIE STAPLETON born 26 March 1922 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married to Charles Evans. Two children
     and three grandsons.  Ashland, Kentucky

141 176 8 MABEL STAPLETON born 1 March 1924 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married 21 September 1921 to Willis
     Rucker, son of Kimbert Allen and Eliza Ann {Williams} Rucker. They lived on Middlefork in Elliott County,
     Kentucky, until November 1960 when they moved to Chillicothe, Ohio. He is now retired from the Veterans
     Administration and farms on a small scale.  Chillicothe, OH
          Children: 1. Willis Duane Rucker; 2. Johnny Allen Rucker; 3. Sherry Lynn Rucker; 4. Clifton Lee Rucker;
               5. Karen Lorene Rucker; 6. Mark Eldon Rucker; 7. Rita June Rucker; 8. Sharon Rose Rucker

141 176 9 LORENE STAPLETON born 14 February 1926 in Elliott County, Kentucky, married to William Comer Allred.
     She has retired from General Motors. Two sons and one grandson.  Dayton, OH

141 176 0 LESLIE BOYD STAPLETON born 13 February 1929 in Elliott County, Kentucky, died 1986, married 9 August
     1952 to Pauline Smith. He served as a Corporal, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, U. S. Army during the
     Korean conflict, seeing action at the Battle of Chosin Reservoir, and was awarded both bronze and silver stars.
          Children: 1. Leslie Boyd Stapleton, Jr.

141 177 1 JAMES THOMAS SALYERS born about 1904. Married Anna Flora Stewart.
          Children: 1. Mary Francis Salyers; 2. Alice Marie Salyers; 3. Noah Nelson Salyers; 4. Marvin Franklin
               Salyers; 5. James A. Salyers; 6. Elmer Lee Salyers; 7. Joseph C. Salyers; 8. Flora G. Salyers

141 177 2 MARY CHARLOTTE SALYERS born about 1905. Married Allen Terry.

141 177 3 CHARITY ELIZABETH SALYERS born about 1910. Married Martin Scagges who served in World War II.

141 177 4 CLEM SALYERS born 15 January 1912 and died 4 February 1933 in Elliott County, Kentucky. 

141 177 5 JASON N. SALYERS born 2 September 1914 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Served in the U.S. Navy in World
     War II. Married Esther Johnson.

141 177 6 CLARENCE SALYERS born 30 January 1918 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Served in the U.S. Army in World
     War II. Married Gusta Alice Barker.

141 177 7 CLYDE SALYERS born 21 June 1920 in Elliott County, Kentucky. Married Easter Maxie.

141 178 1 CHARLOTTE SALYERS born 1 August 1912 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 178 2 ALONZO SALYERS born 8 April 1917 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 178 3 GOLDA SUSAN SALYERS born 1 May 1919 Grerenup County, Kentucky.

141 178 4 LORINE SALYERS born 23 October 1921 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 178 5 Infant SALYERS born 22 July 1923 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 178 6 EDGAR C. SALYERS born 24 December 1925 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 178 7 PAUL DAVID SALYERS born 18 December 1927 in Boyd County, Kentucky.

141 170 1 FREDA STAPLETON born 1 April 1916 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 170 2 EARL STAPLETON born 27 February 1918 in Carter County, Kentucky.

141 170 3 ARLIE STAPLETON born 18 February 1920 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

141 170 4 VERNON STAPLETON born 23 February 1922 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 170 5 FRANKY STAPLETON born 2 March 1924 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 170 6 LUTHER STAPLETON born 30 March 1926 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 170 7 HAROLD STAPLETON born 25 October 1928 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 170 8 BULA STAPLETON born 8 April 1931 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 170 9 JASPER STAPLETON, JR. born 10 November 1933 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 170 0 LONNIE STAPLETON born 15 June 1936 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 181 1 ALBERT HICKS bornMarch 1900 in Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 183 1 BESSIE SALYERS born April 1900, Elliott County, Kentucky.
141 185 1 PEARLIE SALYERS born about 1912 in Kentucky.
141 185 2 VIRGIL SALYERS born about 1914 in Kentucky.
141 185 3 ELIHU SALYERS born 12 July 1915 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
141 185 4 CHARLEY SALYERS born 28 May 1918 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
141 185 5 WILLIAM RILEY SALYERS born 23 September 1920 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
141 185 6 BRASQUE SALYERS, JR. born 8 January 1923 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
141 181 1 CLIFFORD R. SALYERS born 27 August 1935 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
141 194 1 ETHEL WHITT married ___ Bush. She had retired from school teaching and was living in Greenup County,
     Kentucky, several years ago.

141 222 1 WILLIAM COLUMBUS STAPLETON, JR. born 15 May 1927 Mobile, Alabama. Married 19 August 1967
     Tuscaloosa, Alabama, to Mary Ellen Lee born 23 December 1938 Tuscaloosa, Alabama, daughter of Albert Peterson
     and Fannie Mae {Norton} Lee. He enlisted in the U. S. Navy in April 1945 and served at the Naval Operating Base
     on Guam. He received the B.S. in Electrical Engineering from The University of Alabama, M.S. in E.E. from the
     Illinois Institute of Technology, and the PhD from the University of Florida. He was employed as a test engineer for
     the General Electric Company in various New England locations from 1949 to 1951. He was Professor of Electrical
     Engineering at The University of Alabama prior to retirement and is a registered Professional Engineer. She received
     the B.S. and M.A. degrees from The University of Alabama and taught school in Montgomery and Tuscaloosa prior
     to marriage. She was a critic teacher for the practice teaching program at The University of Alabama. 
(William Columbus Stapleton , Jr was the man primarily responsible for
this Stapleton Family History. He worked on this genealogy until his
death on October 16,1995. I could go on for many pages about all of Dad's
interests and accomplishments. )
          Children: 1. William Albert Stapleton (b1968 Gainesville, FL
Now a Professor of Computer Engineering at South Alabama)
 2. Robert Edward Stapleton (That's me. B1972 Tuscaloosa, AL . Unemployable)

141 222 2 MARY MELL STAPLETON born 22 May 1934 Mobile, Alabama. Married 8 August 1959 Mobile, Alabama,
     to John Howard Segrest born 30 July 1929, son of John Worth and Ella {Harbin} Segrest. She received the B.A. degree
     from David Lipscomb College and the M.A. degree from George Peabody College for Teachers (now part of
     Vanderbilt University). He attended Huntingdon College, received the B.S. degree from The University of Alabama
     and was Comptroller for Converse BCM in Mobile prior to retirement. 
(Uncle Howard died a year or two ago and is buried in Montgomery.)
          Children: 1. Mary Ella Segrest (married Kevin Crowell,
has three boys, lives in Mobile); 2. John Howard Segrest, Jr.
(lives in Baldwin Co, AL)

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