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James Ward

James Ward is the second child of Mary McGlothlin and George Washington Ward born March 10, 1959 in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri1.  After the death of their mother, Mary, James and older brother, David, traveled with their father back to Johnson County, Kentucky.  On the 1860 Census, the boys were living with their grandparents in Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky2.  In 1870 their father, George Washington Ward, has joined boys living with their grandmother in Toms Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky3.  James was working as a farmhand in Sidney, Fremont County, Iowa in 18804.  

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  1.  Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014), Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission; Pennsylvania, USA; Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966; Certificate Number Range: 019251-022250. Record for James Ward. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=5164&h=3076984&indiv=try> (accessed 7/9/2018)
  2.  Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009), Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Johnson, Kentucky; Roll: M653_378; Page: 202; Family History Library Film: 803378. Record for James Ward. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=7667&h=39670683&indiv=try> (accessed 4/27/2009)
  3.  Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009), Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Toms Creek, Johnson, Kentucky; Roll: M593_477; Page: 198B; Family History Library Film: 545976. Record for James Ward. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=7163&h=18658221&indiv=try> (accessed 4/27/2009)
  4.  Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census (Lehi, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010), Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Sidney, Fremont, Iowa; Roll: 341; Page: 153A; Enumeration District: 069. Record for James Ward. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=6742&h=32123238&indiv=try> (accessed 7/8/2018)

Charles Pack

Charles “Charlie” Pack was the youngest child of Martha Jane McGlothlin and her second husband, Alvin Pack.  Charles was born in August 1879 in Kentucky.  About 1896 he married Laura Fannon.  On the 1900 census, while living in Pear Orchard, Lawrence County, Kentucky, Charlie listed his occupation as a coal miner1.  The 1940 census shows Charlie, age 65, is the head of the household including his wife, daughter and her husband, two grandsons, a wife of one grandson, and his great-grandson.  Charlie is now working as a laborer on a road construction crew in Himlerville, Martin County, Kentucky2.

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  1.  Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census (Online publication – Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data – United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623,), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Pear Orchard, Lawrence, Kentucky; Roll:  ; Page: ; Enumeration District:. Birth date:  Aug 1879  Birth place:  Kentucky  Marriage date:  1896  Marriage place:    Residence date:  1900  Residence place:  Magisterial District 6, Peach Orchard Precinct 6, Dabbins Precinct 15, Lawrence, Kentucky. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1900usfedcen&h=23300435&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 5/2/2009)
  2.  Ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census (Online publication – Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data – United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Himlerville, Martin, Kentucky; Roll: T627_1339; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 80-3. Record for Charley Pack. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1940usfedcen&h=52216561&indiv=try> (accessed 12/22/2016)

David Spence

David Spence was the youngest child of John Spence and Martha Jane McGlothlin, born June 4, 1867 in Lawrence County, Kentucky1. On September 3, 1890 he married Martha Vaughn2.  In 1900 David listed his occupation as a coal miner on the 1900 census in Pear Orchard, Lawrence, Kentucky3.  David and Martha had 4 children before his death on July 25, 1906[1. Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Ancestry.com,

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  1.  Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Record for David Spence. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?adb=FindAGraveUS&h=111808642&indiv=try> (accessed 5/5/2017)
  2.  Ancestry.com, Kentucky, County Marriages, 1783-1965 (Lehi, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Record for David Spence. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FSMarriageKentucky&h=2252948&indiv=try> (accessed 5/4/2017)
  3. Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census (Online publication – Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data – United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623,), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Pear Orchard, Lawrence, Kentucky; Roll: 537; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 0076; FHL microfilm: 1240537. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1900usfedcen&h=23300412&indiv=try> (accessed 12/22/2016)

Charles Johnson Spence

Charles Johnson Spence was the second child of Martha Jane McGlothlin and John Spence, born August 15, 1857 in Rockcastle, Lawrence County, Kentucky1.  He married Viola Hinkle on August 15, 18852.  Johnson died August 9, 1907, in Henderson, Kentucky3.

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  1. Ancestry.com. Kentucky Birth Records, 1852-1910 (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Kentucky. Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records – Microfilm (1852-1910). Microfilm rolls #994027-994058. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=kybirths&h=396458&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 5/4/2009)
  2.  Ancestry.com, Kentucky, County Marriages, 1783-1965 (Lehi, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Record for Johnson Spence. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FSMarriageKentucky&h=1506592&indiv=try> (accessed April 30, 2017)
  3. Rootsweb. Spence-Bluford List Archives. Archiver > SPENCE-BLUFORD > 2005-01 > 1105596852, looking for descendants for DNA testing, brenda guertin <guertins@earthlink.net>. <http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/SPENCE-BLUFORD/2005-01/1105596852> (accessed November 29, 2013)

Henry Jefferson Spence

Henry Jefferson “Jeff” Spence was the first child born to Martha Jane McGlothlin and John Spence.  He was born September 14, 1856 in Lawrence County, Kentucky1.  In 1884 he married Mary Anna “Annie” Ratliff2. Mary Anna Ratliff was born to Louvina Hunt and Robert Ratliff (son of Mary Jane McGlothlin) April 13, 1868 in Virginia3.   In 1885 the couple was living with Annie’s parents4. Jeff and Annie had nine children.

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  1. Ancestry.com. Kentucky Birth Records, 1852-1910 (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Kentucky. Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records – Microfilm (1852-1910). Microfilm rolls #994027-994058. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=kybirths&h=395944&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 5/4/2009)
  2.  Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census (Online publication – Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data – United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623,), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Pittsburg Ward 4, Crawford, Kansas; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District:. Birth date: Apr 1868; Birth place: Kentucky; Marriage date: 1884; Marriage place: ; Residence date: 1900; Residence place: Pittsburg City, Crawford, Kansas. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1900usfedcen&h=16606914&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 12/22/2016)
  3. Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Ancestry.com, Record for Mary Ann Spence. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=60525&h=57965334&indiv=try> (accessed 23 February 2012)
  4. Ancestry.com., Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1915 (Online publication – Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data – 1855 Kansas Territory Census. Microfilm reel K-1. Kansas State Historical Society.1856, 1857, and 1858 Kansas Territory Censuses. Microfilm reel K-1. Kansas State Hist), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Birth date: abt 1861; Birth place: Kentucky; Residence date: 1 Mar 1885; Residence place: Baker, Crawford, Kansas. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ksstatecen&h=193611&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 12/22/2016)

David McGlothlin Ward

David McGlothlin Ward was born September 25, 1855, in Johnson County, Kentucky to Mary McGlothlin and George Washington Ward1.  David and his younger brother James are found living with their grandparents in Johnson County, Kentucky on the 1860 census2.  In 1870 David and James are living with their father, George W., their grandmother, Lucinda, and probably a cousin, Lucinda Gillum in Toms Creek, Johnson County, Kentucky3.  In 1880 David is found single, working as a laborer, living as a boarder in Louisa, Kentucky4.

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  1. Ancestry.com. Kentucky Birth Records, 1852-1910 (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Kentucky. Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records – Microfilm (1852-1910). Microfilm rolls #994027-994058. Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=kybirths&h=374364&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 4/27/2009)
  2. Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1,438 rolls. Year: 1860; Census Place: , Johnson, Kentucky; Roll: M653_378; Page: 0; Image: 203. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=39670682&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 4/27/29)
  3. Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: 1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Year: 1870; Census Place: Toms Creek, Johnson, Kentucky; Roll: M593_477; Page: 198; Image: 397. <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1870usfedcen&h=18658220&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt> (accessed 4/27/2009)
  4. Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census (Online publication – Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved.  All use is subject to the limite), Ancestry.com, http://www.Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Louisa, Lawrence, Kentucky; Roll: 427; Family History Film: 1254427; Page: 421B; Enumeration District: 054; Image: 0651. (accessed 12/22/2016)