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Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States  Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States



 


Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States
Potter Cemetery, Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States
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Bates Cemetery, Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States
  

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Coal Car at Kona Tipple, Community in Background
Coal Car at Kona Tipple, Community in Background
From private collection of the late George Nelson, weighmaster and bookkeeper for Kona operations of Elkhorn Coal Corporation.
L&N Railroad Leading into Kona, Ky.
L&N Railroad Leading into Kona, Ky.
From the private collection of the late George Nelson.
Cutting Machine Crew, Elkhorn Coal, Kona, Ky.
Cutting Machine Crew, Elkhorn Coal, Kona, Ky.
From the private collection of the late George Nelson.
Kona Tipple and Scalehouse
Kona Tipple and Scalehouse
From the private collection of the late George Nelson
Kona Tipple and Steam Plant
Kona Tipple and Steam Plant
From the private collection of the late George Nelson

Cemeteries within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

  Cemetery Name Cemetery Location Associated Burial Place
1.Potter CemeteryKona, Letcher, Kentucky, United StatesPotter Cemetery

Primary Birth events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Birth DeathPerson ID
1 Ables, Evelyn1925(here)28 Oct 2011 I315772
2 Ables, Walter Dean27 Apr 1943(here)28 Jul 1948 I28906
3 Bates, Astor Buell Jr15 Aug 1940(here)9 Jan 2007 I133468
4 Bates, Elizabeth10 Jan 1856(here)9 Jun 1933Letcher, _, _I5234
5 Brown, Maynard Ben7 Aug 1928(here)9 May 2015Owensboro, Daviess, _, _I314973
6 Caudill, Lloyd18 Jan 1941(here)11 Apr 2009Whitesburg, _, _, _I120810
7 Childers, Robert Eugene1926(here)30 Dec 2000Montgomery, Hamilton, Ohio, _I244510
8 Collier, Jenetta Irene5 Jun 1923(here)29 May 1996Hazard, Perry, _, _I293483
9 Cook, Millard Pete8 Jul 1920(here)13 Jun 2003Ripley, Brown, Ohio, _I302899
10 Craft, Joseph E14 Feb 1929(here)8 Mar 2009Ansonville, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, _I255137
11 Craft, Sam26 Jun 1918(here)17 Jan 1948(here)I124470
12 Davis, Arlie5 May 1930(here)Oct 1930Blue Diamond, Perry, _, _I278062
13 Holbrook, Maggie1916(here)14 Oct 2004Whitesburg, _, _, _I33870
14 Hughes, Roxy Lorena16 Aug 1920(here)30 Oct 1983Whitesburg, _, _, _I278601
15 Kendrick, Geneva15 Nov 1927(here)9 Aug 2004Prattville, Autauga, Alabama, _I281910
16 Kincer, Lillie17 Jun 1904(here)4 Jun 1973Hazard, Perry, _, _I73761
17 Krola, Sharon Kay1942(here)27 Feb 2011Normal, McLean, Illinois, _I1426
18 Lovern, Charles12 Mar 1050(here)  I315451
19 Mullins, Clara Pearl3 Sep 1926(here)8 Mar 2008Woodbridge, Prince William, Virginia, _I315540
20 Newberry, Mabel1919(here)  I87430
21 Newsom, Benjamin F.21 Jun 1926(here)14 May 2018Whitesburg, _, _, _I250549
22 Newsom, Susan27 Sep 1906(here)16 Jun 1992Hamilton, Ohio, _I268565
23 Newsome, Hattie Jane31 Aug 1917(here)28 Nov 1984(here)I250547
24 Newsome, Linda Allie16 Sep 1934(here)21 Jul 1981Letcher, _, _I250548
25 Newsome, Montana16 May 1914(here)3 Jan 1987Letcher, _, _I250553
26 Newsome, Ronalda27 Jun 1920(here)10 Nov 1987Letcher, _, _I250550
27 Noble, Billy Con20 Feb 1948(here)May 2019 I286298
28 Polly, James Ellis14 Mar 1909(here)12 May 1960Brodhead, Rockcastle, _, _I28836
29 Polly, John28 Mar 1903(here)25 Jul 1969Letcher, _, _I28833
30 Potter, Leona2 Apr 1908(here)21 Mar 2002Stamping Ground, Scott, _, _I118216
31 Smith, George Henry2 Dec 1926(here)19 Jul 2003 I118179
32 Tolliver, Arminta3 Nov 1901(here)9 Nov 1990Whitesburg, _, _, _I13198
33 Watts, Homer Glenn5 May 1933(here)2 Jan 2006Hazard, Perry, _, _I73770
34 Webb, Bobby Joe25 Dec 1934(here)2 Jul 1945Fleming, _, _, _I287550
35 Webb, Charles McKinley3 Nov 1941(here)17 Dec 2015Pikeville, Pike, _, _I287571
36 Webb, Charlie Dennis7 Oct 1915(here)22 May 1998Jenkins, _, _, _I255717
37 Wright, John B.28 Feb 1935(here)7 Feb 2005Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, _I83701

Primary Death events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Death BirthPerson ID
1 Adams, Gwendlyn4 Mar 1937(here)1937 I252943
2 Bates, Amanda Jane7 Nov 1954(here)18 Oct 1882Kentucky, _I70854
3 Branch, Barbara4 Aug 1934(here)2 May 1934Letcher, _, _I315448
4 Branch, Betty Jenen1936(here)1936 I279945
5 Brummett, Joseph1 Jun 1951(here)5 Nov 1879 I302889
6 Collier, Howard Taft12 May 1975(here)5 Nov 1908Virginia, _I302467
7 Collier, William E. Jr.26 Aug 2011(here)Abt 1932Letcher, _, _I103749
8 Collier, William EbenJun 1973(here)10 Apr 1902Kentucky, _I103744
9 Collins, Herbert27 Jun 1956(here)3 Apr 1901Kentucky, _I282467
10 Cook, Jane21 Apr 1946(here)14 May 1886Letcher, _, _I75806
11 Cook, Ted21 Feb 1940(here)3 Feb 1909Letcher, _, _I302901
12 Craft, Dora E.26 Sep 1944(here)15 May 1881Letcher, _, _I274805
13 Craft, Sam17 Jan 1948(here)26 Jun 1918(here)I124470
14 Griffith, Aline1949(here)  I124659
15 Hall, Diadema17 Jul 1958(here)16 Mar 1868Letcher, _, _I4100
16 Hall, Ercell8 Jul 1942(here)8 Jul 1908Letcher, _, _I105574
17 Hart, Henry Otto6 Jan 1965(here)26 Feb 1880Letcher, _, _I29025
18 Holbrook, Lake E14 Nov 1927(here)20 Dec 1911Kentucky, _I299323
19 Holbrook, Randolph D.11 Nov 1938(here)28 Jan 1875Wise, Virginia, _I116161
20 Jones, Charles Franklin30 Oct 1934(here)13 Sep 1933Letcher, _, _I343641
21 Jones, John H.1938(here)  I343640
22 Kincer, Harry McNutt12 Jan 1938(here)23 Feb 1922Letcher, _, _I255730
23 Kincer, Hassell6 Mar 1972(here)22 Feb 1893Thornton, _, _, _I119358
24 Kincer, Nelson6 Jul 1944(here)14 Feb 1880Thornton, _, _, _I74956
25 Kiser, Thomas Andrew16 Mar 1936(here)10 Jan 1917Kentucky, _I273485
26 Lovelady, Molly Elizabeth13 Dec 1959(here)13 Feb 1900Hamilton, Tennessee, _I115867
27 Lovern, Alonzo Lee16 May 1962(here)23 Dec 1895Ellett, Montgomery, Virginia, _I279941
28 Mitchell, Jonah1940(here)1917Floyd, _, _I250018
29 Newsome, Elkanah27 Feb 1939(here)Oct 1848Pike, _, _I5244
30 Newsome, Hattie Jane28 Nov 1984(here)31 Aug 1917(here)I250547
31 Newsome, Sarah Ann12 May 1961(here)22 Jan 1867Potters Fork, _, _, _I21048
32 Perry, Alice1938(here)1938Letcher, _, _I275189
33 Polly, Betsey29 Aug 1961(here)1919Kentucky, _I256407
34 Polly, Lester Jay3 Mar 1989(here)17 Aug 1927Letcher, _, _, _I335525
35 Polly, Urias17 Dec 1944(here)31 Dec 1907Letcher, _, _I256408
36 Rutherford, James G.1948(here)  I280274
37 Sanders, Viola16 Mar 1994(here)7 Dec 1906Letcher, _, _I112626
38 Sanders, William Thomas13 Jan 1961(here)7 Apr 1859North Carolina, _I21049
39 Slone, Magolda19 Nov 1979(here)18 May 1902Knott, _, _I342946
40 Tackett, Clady29 Jan 1945(here)22 Aug 1919Letcher, _, _I277869
41 Webb, Enoch Floyd6 Jun 1947(here)Sep 1865Mayking, _, _, _I6824

Primary Burial events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

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   Name  Burial BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Ables, Anna Ruth Potter Cemetery14 Sep 1919Daisy, Hamilton, Tennessee, _3 Jan 1984Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, _I302871
2 Ables, Floyd Alexander Potter Cemetery25 Jan 1898Hamilton, Tennessee, _2 Jan 1961Letcher, _, _I115864
3 Ables, Lee Vernon Jr. Potter Cemetery29 Feb 1924 11 Jan 1978 I28905
4 Ables, Walter Dean Potter Cemetery27 Apr 1943(here)28 Jul 1948 I28906
5 Abraham, John2 Jan 1933Potter Cemetery12 May 1877Hungary30 Dec 1932Marietta, Washington, Ohio, _I302873
6 Adams, Elizabeth Bates CemeteryAbt 1824Perry (Now Letcher), _, _Jul 1880Letcher, _, _I2944
7 Adams, Elizabeth Potter Cemetery17 Apr 1923Letcher, _, _9 Apr 2016 I306851
8 Adams, Lula Ellen Potter Cemetery12 Jul 1924 30 Oct 1925 I302874
9 Anderson, Edison Potter Cemetery25 Mar 1902 15 Jan 1988Whitesburg, _, _, _I302875
10 Anderson, James Potter Cemetery11 Aug 1870Letcher, _, _20 Feb 1937Haymond, _, _, _I13323
11 Anderson, Mary Potter Cemetery17 May 1852Letcher, _, _8 Jun 1928Letcher, _, _I5245
12 Asbury, Elizabeth H. Bates Cemetery14 Nov 1824Virginia, _14 Nov 1873Letcher, _, _I2002
13 Back, Donald Clifton Potter Cemetery2 Jun 1940Millstone, _, _, _10 Dec 1940Darfork, Perry, _, _I302879
14 Back, Lorene Potter Cemetery11 Mar 1946Kentucky, _21 Sep 1946Millstone, _, _, _I302880
15 Back, Ottie Mae Potter Cemetery28 Feb 1909Breathitt, _, _23 Feb 1943Letcher, _, _I103502
16 Bates, James Bates CemeteryAbt 1823Perry (Now Letcher), _, _11 Apr 1864Letcher, _, _I2935
17 Bates, James Alexander Bates Cemetery1 Dec 1760Virginia, British America1814 I119564
18 Bates, Jesse Bates Cemetery14 Dec 1875Letcher, _, _21 Dec 1875Letcher, _, _I21441
19 Bates, John Wallis Sr. Bates Cemetery17 May 1779Washington, Virginia, _20 May 1845Letcher, _, _I2931
20 Bates, Mary Jane Bates CemeteryAbt 1836Perry, _, _28 Sep 1852Letcher, _, _I2940
21 Benge, Benjamin Potter Cemetery5 Feb 1890 16 Jan 1937Letcher, _, _I302881
22 Benge, PFC Jack Potter Cemetery26 Jan 1921Letcher, _, _27 Jan 1945PhilippinesI302883
23 Beverly, Tilford Potter Cemetery18 Oct 1888 29 Jul 1922 I302884
24 Beverly, Tilford Jr. Potter Cemetery5 Mar 1923 25 Mar 1923 I302885
25 Blair, Barbara5 Aug 2004Potter Cemetery28 Jan 1923Thornton, _, _, _2 Aug 2004Whitesburg, _, _, _I336
26 Blair, Dan Mitchell Potter Cemetery20 Apr 1928Letcher, _, _11 Mar 1981Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, _I1323
27 Blair, Hansel Potter Cemetery22 Aug 1919Letcher, _, _12 Dec 1954 I334
28 Blair, Jackie Rogers25 Oct 2000Potter Cemetery20 Jun 1948Fleming, _, _, _Oct 2000 I1435
29 Blair, William L. Jr. Potter Cemetery28 Feb 1921Thornton, _, _, _1 Sep 2019Jackhorn, _, _, _I335
30 Blair, William Lawrence Potter Cemetery7 Nov 1897Blair Branch, _, _, _15 Sep 1976Fleming, _, _, _I247
31 Breeding, Dora Bell Potter Cemetery3 Sep 1876Smoot Creek (Van), _, _, _4 Jan 1968Letcher, _, _I21111
32 Brummett, George Potter Cemetery1918 1997 I302890
33 Brummett, Joseph Potter Cemetery5 Nov 1879 1 Jun 1951(here)I302889
34 Carroll, Mora Louise1 Jan 2002Potter Cemetery27 Aug 1923Perry, _, _29 Dec 2001Whitesburg, _, _, _I1433
35 Chisenhall, Helen Potter Cemetery18 Aug 1883Budapest, Hungary27 Jan 1948Lansing, Fayette, West Virginia, _I119244
36 Collier, Hattie Jane Potter Cemetery1917 1934 I302893
37 Collier, Howard Taft Potter Cemetery5 Nov 1908Virginia, _12 May 1975(here)I302467
38 Collins, Herbert Potter Cemetery3 Apr 1901Kentucky, _27 Jun 1956(here)I282467
39 Collins, James Elmer Potter Cemetery20 May 1925Letcher, _, _30 Jan 1940Jenkins, _, _, _I302895
40 Cook, Elihu Potter Cemetery13 Jun 1869Letcher, _, _29 Apr 1952Letcher, _, _I21108
41 Cook, Lester Butler Potter Cemetery26 Jul 1913Letcher, _, _19 Apr 1993 I302897
42 Cook, Lindsay D. Potter Cemetery20 Sep 1900 6 Dec 1973 I302898
43 Cook, Millard Pete Potter Cemetery8 Jul 1920(here)13 Jun 2003Ripley, Brown, Ohio, _I302899
44 Cook, Ted Potter Cemetery3 Feb 1909Letcher, _, _21 Feb 1940(here)I302901
45 Cousey, Mary Potter Cemetery1874 1957 I302902
46 Craft, Sam19 Jan 1948(here)26 Jun 1918(here)17 Jan 1948(here)I124470
47 Farley, Lois Devene2004Potter Cemetery20 Nov 1927Letcher, _, _28 Oct 2004 I106928
48 Franklin, Hattie Jean Potter Cemetery9 Dec 1897Floyd, _, _11 Jun 1978Hazard, Perry, _, _I33
49 Hall, Diadema Potter Cemetery16 Mar 1868Letcher, _, _17 Jul 1958(here)I4100
50 Hall, Green Dennis1955(here)Aug 1884Letcher, _, _31 Oct 1955Letcher, _, _I16722

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Census events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Census BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Wright, Luther Potter Cemetery8 Jan 1928Millstone, _, _, _1937Millstone, _, _, _I33058

Draft Registration events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Draft Registration BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Addington, John Henry27 Apr 1942(here)15 May 1878Crafts Colly (Ermine), _, _, _15 Dec 1953Letcher, _, _I5167
2 Potter, Robert May27 Apr 1942(here)21 Oct 1888Potters Fork, _, _, _8 Dec 1960Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, _I108853

Military Draft Registration events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Military Draft Registration BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Brummett, Joseph27 Apr 1942(here)5 Nov 1879 1 Jun 1951(here)I302889
2 Childers, Ernest Melville27 Apr 1942(here)1887Cabell (Historic), Virginia, _22 Oct 1942Letcher, _, _I78566
3 Kiser, Charles30 May 1942(here)10 Feb 1885 26 Mar 1953Neon, _, _, _I34199

Misc events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Misc BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Addington, John Henry15 Jul 1933(here)15 May 1878Crafts Colly (Ermine), _, _, _15 Dec 1953Letcher, _, _I5167

Occupation events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Occupation BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Nelson, George (here)26 Mar 1899Chicago, Cook, Illinois, _2 Jan 1987Lexington, Fayette, _, _I76

Religion events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Religion BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Blair, William Lawrence1951(here)7 Nov 1897Blair Branch, _, _, _15 Sep 1976Fleming, _, _, _I247

Residence events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Name  Residence BirthDeathPerson ID
1 Abraham, John30 Dec 1932(here)12 May 1877Hungary30 Dec 1932Marietta, Washington, Ohio, _I302873
2 Childers, Ernest Melville (here)1887Cabell (Historic), Virginia, _22 Oct 1942Letcher, _, _I78566

Primary Marriage events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Family  Marriage Family ID
1 Benjamin Harrison Newsome / Marguerite McIntire1945(here)F29974
2 Carl Lark / Dorothy Jane Board24 Dec 1938(here)F138450
3 Edwin McIntire / Laura Rebecca Vanover11 Dec 1945(here)F29973
4 Elijah Green Hart / Lettie CraftJul 1921(here)F49160
5 Elisha Rogers / Roxy Lorena Hughes6 Jul 1938(here)F106674
6 Howard Taft Collier / Hattie Jane Newsome21 Jan 1945(here)F118109
7 John Hairm Hart / Ronalda Newsome13 Nov 1939(here)F117295
8 Raymond Bross Combs / Geneva McIntyre2 Jul 1946(here)F109164

Residence events within Kona, Letcher, Kentucky, United States

   Family  Residence MarriageFamily ID
1 _____ Leedy / Ethel Sanders (here)  F118377