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Margerene Polly Frances Stamper
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1842
Letcher County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1908
Petersville
Lewis County
Kentucky, USA

Margerene was the daughter of Thomas Francis and Lourana (Mrs. Hagins) Polly. She married John Whit Stamper (son of of John Whitaker "Whitt" Stamper and Lucinda 'Lucy' or 'Cinda' Hogg). Margerene was born on 3 Jul 1842 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 5 Oct 1908 in Petersville, Lewis Co, KY at age 66.

"Descendants of James Stamper 1750-1826" (1945) by Oliver Stamper states that John Whit Stamper (John Whit, William' James) farmer and Baptist preacher. b. July 20, 1838, in what is now Letcher Co, Kentucky. md. Margerene Francis, daughter of Thomas and Lourana (Polly) Francis. John was an orderly in Southern Army during the war between the States. John Whit was an orderly in the Southern Army during the Civil War. He a nd Margerene lived for a time on Mallet Fork of Carr's which is now Knott Co, KY. They moved c. 1883 by horse and wagon to Petersville, Lewis C o, KY They drove 100 cattle in front of the wagons and farmers would let them spend the night. It took them 11 days to arrive at Lewis County. Their wagons wre packed with only food. They lived for a time on Mallet Fork of Carr in what is now Knott Co, Kentucky and about 1885 moved with their family to Petersville, Lewis Co, Kentucky, where he died July 4, 1907, and she died October 5, 1908.

Marriage Notes: Letcher Co, KY
Noted events in their marriage were:

Alt. Marriage: 1860.

Children from this marriage were:

Melissa Stamper was born on 15 Jan 1862 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 27 Jun 1885 in Petersville, Lewis Co, KY at age 23.

Rosetta S. Stamper was born on 15 Jan 1867 and died on 9 Mar 1903 in Lewis Co, KY at age 36.

Lourania Stamper was born on 15 Oct 1868 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 27 Jan 1944 in Lewis Co, KY at age 75.

William Riley Stamper was born on 30 May 1871 in Letcher Or Knott Co, KY171 and died on 4 Oct 1945 in Portsmouth, OH171 at age 74.

James Winchester Stamper was born on 12 May 1873 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 21 Mar 1896 in Lewis Co, KY at age 22.

John C. Stamper was born on 3 Mar 1875 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 20 Jul 1964 in Portsmouth, OH at age 89.
John married Lucy Burke Davis in 1953. Lucy was born about 1880.

Lucinda Stamper 54 was born on 13 Feb 1877 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 25 May 1949 in Fayette Co, KY172 at age 72.

Thomas Whitt Stamper was born on 23 Mar 1879 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 5 Sep 1914 at age 35.

Anna Elizabeth Stamper was born on 25 Nov 1880 in Letcher Co, KY and died on 2 Feb 1955 in Fleming Co, KY at age 74.

Samuel Benjamin Stamper was born on 3 Apr 1884 in Lewis Co, KY and died on 30 Dec 1945 in Lewis Co, KY at age 61.

Jesse Harland Stamper was born on 1 Jul 1887 in Lewis Co, KY, died on 1 Jan 1936 in Winchester, OH at age 48, and was buried on 3 Jan 1936 in McEldowney Cemetery, KY; Later Moved to Cherry Fork, Adams Co, OH.

Margerene and John are buried in the McEldowney Cemetery in Lewis Co, Kentucky.

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MARGERENE FRANCIS
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Spouse: JOHN WHIT STAMPER
Marriage: 1860 Letcher, Kentucky

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Batch Number: 8220015
Sheet: 16
Source Call No.: 0884847 Type: Film

 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Whit Stamper (1838 - 1907)
 
 Children:
  Lucinda Stamper Redden (1877 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
McEldowney Cemetery
Concord
Lewis County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Debra Polly
Record added: Apr 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88969148
Margerene Polly <i>Frances</i> Stamper
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