Beautiful Hills in the South East part of Kentucky. Not much land for
large families to remain there and group. Especially if you had 16
children like some of our Baptist ancestors did. Many left for greener
pastures of Iowa and Minnesota. We are one such family.
Paintsville, Johnson Co., Ky seemed to be the shopping place; see photos of
the Sherman Pack family trip in 1948.
We have many relatives in Johnson Co., KY. Clayton Cox, the
former editor of The East Kentuckian, in one of his letters said
that my family was related to 50% of Johnson Co. This I can
In 1985, I created an index to the Table of Contents of
Kentuckian'. This index only includes the volumes dated March 1979
to 1995, up to when Clayton died. Check your Genealogy libraries for copies.
This index is not done by specific title. The titles are by county
name, or family name first, this way you can find all the articles
related to the name or place you are looking for.