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White, Hezekiah

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White, Hezekiah
March 12, 2007 10:08PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 2nd ed.,
1885, Butler Co.

HEZEKIAH WHITE, Butler County, was born July 6, 1824, in Warren County,
Ky., where he grew to manhood, and in 1883, removed to Butler County,
where he has since resided. His father, William L. White, was born
January 31, 1801, near Lynchburgh, Va.; removed in childhood with his
parents to Warren County, Ky., and settled on the forks of Green and
Barren Rivers, eight miles above the mouth of the latter, where he died
in 1877. He was the son of William White, a native of Virginia, who
was born November 24, 1767, and who died January 19, 1840. William L.
(subject's father) was twice married; first to Charlotte, daughter of
Joseph Taylor of Warren County (born in 1808, and died in 1867). They
had the following children: Hezekiah, Mary A. (deceased), Sallie
(Lamastus), William A., Samuel D., John H., Chesterfield, Margaret J.
(Norrie), Joseph (deceased), Cynthia A. (Stewart), Hustan C. (killed in
the late war) and Melinda (Young). His second wife was Mrs. Martha
Jones, and their children are Calpurna and Mary. Hezekiah was married
September 6, 1849, to Mary A. E., daughter of Rev. John W. and Rachel
(Upton) Hudnall, of Warren County (born September 20, 1831), and to
them have been born Mary C. (Hill), Elijah U. (deceased), Charlotte B.
(Cole), Celeste L. (Cherry), Charlie A., Rachel T. (Dearing), Fannie
A. E. (Spencer), Lucy E. (Clark), Nannie W., Connie L., Sallie C. and
Kiah J. Mr. White is a farmer and owns 254 acres of valuable and well
improved land, on which he raises wheat, corn, oats, tobacco and stock.
He is a member of the Masonic order; also of the Cumberland Presbyterian
Church, and is a Democrat.
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