Jun. 25, 1838 Dry Fork Barren County Kentucky, USA
Dec. 3, 1918 Oil City Barren County Kentucky, USA
Son of Mary Polly Church and Thomas David Staples. He is buried on the family farm he used to own out in 'the Slash' on Kings Rd. in Barren Co. (Elgin Barrett owned this farm in 1989.*LJS) On his death certificate, referred to as Staples graveyard.