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John M. Stayton

Washington County, Kentucky, USA
Death 23 Jan 1894
Kentucky, USA
Burial Casey Creek, Adair County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 42297772 · View Source
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Born abt 1808
Son of Joseph Stayton and Betsey Sheckelsworth, who married Dec 30 1800, Washington Co KY. Other children included dau Anne, and perhaps a son named Joseph.

Middle name most often shown as Matthew/Matthews, there was an ancestor Anne Matthews. Has also been shown as Mathis, which a grandson was named.

m1: Isabella Caskey who died abt 1838
-Robert Joseph 1834-1910
-William E. abt 1836-

m2: Elvira Kirtley 1839
ch inc:
-Elizabeth Henry 1840-
-Elijah Thomas 1841-1904/KY
-Mary Etta 1842-
-John Wesley 1845-1928/Bates Co MO
Note - Elvira died during the birth of John Wesley.

m3: Rebecca Jane Caskey, a sister of his first wife, Isabella
-Isabella J. abt 1860-
-Anna E. abt 1864-
-Louise F 1865-

John and Rebecca died two days apart during a flu epedemic. They are said to be buried in unmarked graves on the farm of Frank Stayton, relationship unknown. It is believed they are in a small/family cemetery that may be "lost".

Note: John's son, Elijah Thomas, is buried in White cem., Ella, Adair Co KY, a small family cemetery of Elijah's wife's family.

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  • Created by: LaDon Brennan
  • Added: 23 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42297772
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John M. Stayton (unknown–23 Jan 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42297772, citing Stayton Family Graveyard, Casey Creek, Adair County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by LaDon Brennan (contributor 46902635) .