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05-Jeremiah M "Jerry" Yewell
Birth: 21 Jul 1782, VA
Death: 29 May 1862, Daviess Co, KY- age 79
Burial: Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery
Mother: Nancy Ann Shirley

Marriage: 2 Apr 1807, Nelson (or Bullett) Co, KY
1st Spouse: Susanna POPE
Birth: 1778, VA
Death: 29 Sep 1815- age 37

     CHILDREN: Jeremiah and Susanna had six children:
06----ALBERT G YEWELL [b. 24 Dec 1807];
06----ALLEN POPE YEWELL [b. 15 Apr 1809, Oldham Co, KY; d. 20 Dec 1870, Daviess Co, KY- age 61, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. Jane Mariah POPE [b. 21 Oct 1814; d. 13 Apr 1899, Daviess Co, KY- age 74, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], daughter of Benjamin Pope and Margaret Peggy Yewell;
06----SALLY YEWELL [b. 4 Oct 1810];
06----MINERVA YEWELL [b. 12 Apr 1812];
06----RUTH ANN YEWELL [b. 12 Nov 1813, Oldham Co, KY; d. 7 Feb 1872, Daviess Co, KY- age 58], m. ___ HARWOOD?? had son:
     07----THOMAS J MONTGOMERY [b. 13 Aug 1842; d. 9 Apr 1863- age 20, bur. Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery];
06----BENJAMIN P YEWELL [b. 29 Sep 1815].

2nd Spouse: Dicey "Dessa" Ellender WILHOITE
Birth: 1792, VA
Death: 20 Aug 1852, Daviess Co, KY- age 60
Burial: Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery
Father: William WILHOITE (1741-~1831)
Mother: Elizabeth SHIRLEY (1763-<1818)

     CHILDREN: Jeremiah and Dicey had four children:
06----JOHN J YEWELL [b. 14 Mar 1822, Oldham Co, KY; d. 9 Dec 1881, Masonville area, Daviess Co, KY- age 59, bur. Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery], m. Elizabeth P GABBERT [b. 10 Mar 1839, Daviess Co, KY; d. 9 Dec 1910, Daviess Co, KY- age 71, bur. Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery], daughter of George D Gabbert (1810-) and ___ Clooney, on 27 Mar 1860, Oldham Co, KY, had daughter:
     07----MARY DICEY YEWELL [b. 31 Jan 1861, near Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY; d. 4 Feb 1940, Utica, Daviess Co, KY- age 79], m. Michael Dickerson Jr WELLS [b. 4 Apr 1855, Whitesville, KY; d. 11 Jul 1937, Utica, Daviess Co, KY- age 82], son of Michael Dickerson Sr Wells (1811-1873) and Susan Frances Butts (1828-1871), on 28 Jan 1877, Utica, Daviess Co, KY, had daughter:
          08----ZELMA LEE WELLS [b. 22 Nov 1900, Red Hill, Daviess Co, KY; d. 8 Oct 1973, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co, IN- age 72], m. Kelly Hale ATHERTON [b. 18 Mar 1895, Livermore, McLean Co, KY; d. 3 Jul 1970- age 75], son of Aaron Atherton (1853-1923) and O Lydia Tucker (1863-), on 4 Jul 1917, had two sons:
06----ALGERNON SIDNEY YEWELL [b. 7 Oct 1825, Oldham Co, KY; d. 5 Jan 1893, Daviess Co, KY- age 67, bur. Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery];
06----JAMES MARION YEWELL [b. 4 Mar 1827;, Oldham Co, KY d. 13 Feb 1911, Daviess Co, KY- age 83, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. 1st Mary Elizabeth CONYERS [b. 31 Jan 1833, Oldham Co, KY; d. 24 Aug 1861, Daviess Co, KY- age 28, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], had two children:
     07----DICEY ELLANDER YEWELL [b. 20 Nov 1855, Daviess Co, KY; d. 14 Jul 1932, Daviess Co, KY- age 76, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. George Merton BOTTORF [b. 9 Feb 1855, Daviess Co, KY; d. 22 Jan 1952, Daviess Co, KY- age 96, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], son of Nathaniel Bottorf, had son:
          08----JAMES YEWELL BOTTORF [b. 30 Apr 1880; d. 22 Apr 1958- age 77, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. Bessie B LASHBROOK [b. Jul 1887; d. 18 Aug 1965, daughter of William Edmund Lashbrook (1848-1931) and Cora Ella Hackett (1849-1919);
     07----LOUIS EDGAR YEWELL [b. 1 May 1860, Daviess Co, KY; d. 30 Jan 1953, Daviess Co, KY- age 92, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. Mary Belle DALY [b. 16 Aug 1858, Daviess Co, KY; d. 29 Jul 1918, Daviess Co, KY- age 59, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], daughter of Francis M Daly (1822-1872) and Narcissa Provie Haynes (1829-1901), had two children:
          08----MARY BLANCH YEWELL [b. 6 Aug 1883, Daviess Co, KY; d. 4 Jan 1977, Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY- age 93, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. ___ MARTIN;
          08----EDGAR YEWELL [b. 1887, Daviess Co, KY; d. 1888, Daviess Co, KY- age 1, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery];
     James 2nd married Sarah Ann LASHBROOK [b. 12 Sep 1841, Daviess Co, KY census; d. 1 Aug 1892, Daviess Co, KY- age 50, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], had three children:
     07----EFFIE REBECCA YEWELL [b. 4 Jan 1872, Daviess Co, KY; d. 18 Apr 1920, Jefferson Co, KY- age 48, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], m. Francis H NAPIER;
     07----NORA ALICE YEWELL [b. 13 Nov 1873, Daviess Co, KY; d. 19 Apr 1937, Daviess Co, KY- age 63, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], m. John Caldwell CALHOON [b. 1 Jul 1873, McLean Co, KY; d. 13 Jun 1928, Daviess Co, KY- age 54, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], daughter of Isaac Calhoon (1833-1904), had daughter:
          08----MARY ELIZABETH CALHOON [b. 20 Feb 1907, Daviess Co, KY; d. 12 Sep 1969, Tucson, Pima Co, AZ- age 62, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], m. Herbert Cosby HARRIS [b. 21 Mar 1906, Daviess Co, KY; d. 16 Jun 1989, Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY- age 83, bur. Pleasant Grove Cemetery], son of Leck Harris (1857-1939) and Nancy ___ (1865-1951), had two sons:
               09----HERBERT COSBY HARRIS [b. 7 Dec 1927, Bowling Green, Warren Co, KY; d. 1 Apr 1928, Warren Co, KY- age 4 months];
               09----DAVID LEE HARRIS [b. 23 Jul 1931, KY; d. 28 Feb 1933, Daviess Co, KY- age 1, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery];
     07----ROY MARION YEWELL [b. 15 Apr 1879, Daviess Co, KY; d. 5 Jan 1962, Daviess Co, KY- age 82, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], m. Mabel Corliss GREEN [b. 6 Feb 1882, KY; d. 21 Nov 1938, Daviess Co, KY- age 56, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], had son:
          08----ROY MARION YEWELL [b. 8 Dec 1919; d. 20 Oct 1967, Daviess Co, KY- age 47, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], m. Sarah C LUCKETT [b. 4 May 1920; d. 31 Jul 1999- age 79, bur. Rosewood Elmwood Cemetery], daughter of Horace Luckett (1883-1955) and Eula Ann Clark (1883-1975);
06----FRANKLIN YEWELL [b. 15 Dec 1829, Oldham Co, KY; d. 19 Mar 1897, Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY- age 67, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], m. 1st Mary Jane RAY [b. 13 Mar 1843; d. 5 Mar 1863- age 20, bur. Zion Baptist/Yewell Cemetery], m. 2nd Martha Elzina RAY [b. 26 Jan 1845; d. 10 Oct 1920- age 75, bur. Rosehill Elmwood Cemetery], had 3 children:
     07----MARY EMILY YEWELL [b. 22 Sep 1867], m. WC MONTAGUE on 23 Oct 1900;
     07----SALLY LEOTA "Ota" YEWELL [b. 16 Sep 1870], m. Charles E BENNETT [d. 20 Mar 1920] on 23 Oct 1900;
     07----ALGERNON SIDNEY Jr YEWELL Dr [b. 15 Dec 1872] m. Bertha CHISM [b. Oct 1877, KY] on 18 Apr 1899.

     CENSUS:
     1830 Oldham Co, KY census: has Jeremiah Yewell with a household of eight Males: three (<5), one (5-9), one (10-14), two (20-29), one (50-59); four Females: one (15-19), two (30-39), one (30-39); and 17 Slaves.
     1840 Daviess Co, KY census: has Jeremiah Yewell with a household of five Males: two (10-14), two (15-19), one (50-59); Females: one (40-49); and 14 Slaves.
     1850 District 1, Daviess Co, KY census: has Jeremiah Yewell 68, b. KY, Farmer w/ $7,866 RE; Dicey Yewell 58, b. VA; Franklin Yewell 20, b. KY, Farmer; and James M Yewell 23, b. KY; Farmer w/ $21,370 RE.
     Next door on this census page has: James F Yewell 37, b. KY, Farmer w/ $500 RE; Mary A Yewell 19, b. KY; Wash'n Yewell 2/12; and James Duke 31, b. TN, Teacher.
     1850 District 1, Daviess Co, KY census: has (both b. KY) Allen P Yewell 41, Wagon Maker; and Jane N Yewell 34.
     1860 District 1, Daviess Co, KY census: has JM Yewell 78, b. VA, Farmer; and Franklin Yewell 30, b. KY, w/ $8,900 RE, Farmer.
     1860 District 2, Daviess Co, KY census: has (both b. KY) Allen P Yewell 51, Farmer w/ $10,000 RE; Jane Yewell 44, Domestic Lady.
     1880 Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Franklin Yewell 50; Martha E Yewell 33; Mary E Yewell 12; Sallie D Yewell 9; Angenon S Yewell 7; and Frederick Stucke 27, (B) Farm Hand.
     Next door has (all b. KY) James M Yewell 53, Farmer; Sally A Yewell 39; Martha B Yewell 22; Lewis E Yewell 20; Effie R Yewell 8; Nora A Yewell 6; Roy M Yewell 1.

     Franklin Yewell, born in Oldham Co, KY, moved to Daviess Co, KY at the age of 12. For many years he operated an extensive farm and stock-raising business southeast of Owensboro, later removing to Owensboro and engaging in the real estate and loan business.  He was a staunch Baptist and reared his family in the faith.