McCarty, W. W.
March 15, 2007 05:48PM
History of Daviess County, Kentucky, Inter-State Publishing Co.,
Chicago, 1883. Reprinted by McDowell Publications, Utica, KY, 1980. p.

W. W. McCARTY was born in Marion County, Ky., Feb. 2, 1826. His father,
Milburn McCarty, was born in Washington County, Ky., June 5, 1797, and
moved to Daviess County in 1845, where he died in 1863, leaving a wife
and seven children. He had been a member of the Baptist church since
twenty-one years of age. He was married in 1819 to Catherine Kinnett, a
native of Washington County, Ky., born March 13, 1797, who is still
living, is hale and hearty, and can read without the use of glasses. W.
W. McCarty was married June 25, 1849, to Elizabeth E. Beannon, a native
of Ohio County, born Feb. 25, 1831. Nine children have been born to
them, six of whom are living--James M., Catherine, Annie L., William M.,
S. S. and Virgil E. Mr. McCarty owns 130 acres of fine land in
Fordsville Precinct, Ohio County. He is now farming the land of Wm. E.
McFarland, six miles west of Owensboro. He has been a member of the
Baptist church since seventeen years of age and his wife has been a
member over thirty years. He has been a Mason thirty-two years and a
Royal Arch Mason twelve years; belongs to Jerusalem Lodge, No. 9,
Henderson, Ky. Mr. McCarty is on of Daviess County's oldest and best

McCarty Kinnett Beannon McFarland
Marion Washington Ohio

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