Fourth Generation


60. Elizabeth F. W. WILLIAMSON103,104,158,159 was born in 1826 in IN, Montgomery Co.. She lived in KY, Hardin Co., Southern Dist. 2 on 30 August 1850. She died between 1860 and 1869 in KY, Hardin Co.. Elizabeth was buried between 1860 and 1869 in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. She lived in KY, Hardin Co., Dist. 1 on 14 July 1860. She and her husband lived next to her father and stepmother. She married her own step-uncle, since her father's second wife, Nancy Vanmetre, was her husband's sister.

Elizabeth F. W. WILLIAMSON and John C. VANMETRE were married on 5 November 1846 in KY, Hardin Co.. John C. VANMETRE103,104,158,160,161,162,163,164 was born on 7 December 1824 in KY. He lived in KY, Hardin Co. on 30 August 1850. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Dist. 1 on 14 July 1860. He lived next to his father- and mother-in-law, Bladen A. and Nancy Williamson. John lived in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek on 20 August 1870. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek on 15 June 1880. He was buried in June 1899 in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. John died on 24 June 1899 in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek. One of his second wife Susan's brothers died 21 Jun 1888 in Muldaugh, Meade Co., KY and was “buried in Summit on the 23 of June at Mr. J. C. Vanmeters,” according to newspaper accounts. This was long after Susan had died.

Elizabeth F. W. WILLIAMSON and John C. VANMETRE had the following children:

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Thomas H. VANMETER.

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Sarah E. VANMETRE103,165 was born in 1849 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She lived with her parents in KY, Hardin Co., Southern Dist. 2 on 30 August 1850. She was buried in 1858 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. Sarah the "flux" and died from it in July 1858 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She died on 31 July 1858 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She and her sister Eliza Ann died a week apart.

Hardin Co., KY death records incorrectly state she was 5 when she died.

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Eliza Ann VANMETRE103,165 was born in June 1850 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She lived with her parents in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 30 August 1850. She died on 8 August 1858 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. Eliza was buried in August 1858 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She the "flux" and died from it in August 1858 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She and her sister Sarah died a week apart.

Hardin Co., KY death records incorrectly state she was 4 when she died.

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Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE.

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Madison S. VANMETER.

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John W. VANMETRE104,162 was born on 3 September 1855 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. He lived with his parents in KY, Hardin Co., Dist. 1 on 14 July 1860. He lived with his parents in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek on 20 August 1870. On 20 August 1870 John worked on his father's farm in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek. His brothers and sisters began to change the name Vanmetre to Vanmeter.

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(unknown female) VANMETRE166 was born on 2 June 1856 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She died of croup on 3 June 1856 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown.

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Rose Elizabeth "Rosa" VANMETRE.

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Richard N. VANMETRE104,162,167 was born on 22 June 1859 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. He lived with his parents in KY, Hardin Co., Dist. 1 on 14 July 1860. He lived with his father and first stepmother Susan in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek on 20 August 1870. His brothers and sisters began to change the name Vanmetre to Vanmeter.