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From: "Kay Adams" <>
Subject: Re: [KYCLAY] Clay County Reunion!
Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2001 10:01:23 -0500
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In the first full weekend in October a reunion of the descendents of Dillion
Asher is held at Pine Mountain Lodge near Pineville Kentucky Bell CO.
On the Saturday of that weekend the home place of Dillion Asher in Clay Co
at Red Bird is the location of cover dish picnic. I have two lines to the
The lines include, Begley, Bowling, Sizemore. I have a work in progress that
includes 6 generations of Dillion Asher Decendents. I would be glad to do a
lookup in that work for anyone who needs it. Would need to have as much
info as you can give me as this family tends to use the good names over and
Descendants of Dillion Asher
Generation No. 1
1. DILLION1 ASHER was born October 15, 1777 in Washington Co, NC, and died
May 08, 1844 in Clay CO. Ky. He married (1) NANCY DAVIS Abt. 1799, daughter
of RICHARD DAVIS and ELIZABETH PRESTON. She was born 1775 in Amherst Co. Va,
and died Bet. 1860 - 1870 in Clay Co Ky. He met (2) SALLY DAVIS 1808,
daughter of RICHARD DAVIS and ELIZABETH PRESTON. She was born 1787 in
Russell Co Va, and died Bet. 1850 - 1860 in Clay Co Ky.
Children of DILLION ASHER and NANCY DAVIS are:
2. i. WILLIAM BLEVINS2 ASHER, b. 1800, Knox Co Ky; d. Bet. 1870 - 1880, Clay
ii. ARRAH ASHER.
iii. ROBERT SIDNEY ASHER.
iv. ELIZABETH ASHER.
v. JOHN ASHER.
vi. MARGARET ASHER.
vii. MARY ASHER.
Children of DILLION ASHER and SALLY DAVIS are:
viii. MARY2 ASHER.
ix. RICHARD WILKERSON ASHER.
x. JACKSON DAVIS ASHER.
xi. JOSIAH P ASHER.
xii. JAMES FARMER ASHER.
xiii. PERSTON ASHER.
3. xiv. CHINA ASHER, b. 1819.
Generation No. 2
2. WILLIAM BLEVINS2 ASHER (DILLION1) was born 1800 in Knox Co Ky, and died
Bet. 1870 - 1880 in Clay Co Ky. He married REBECCA BEGLEY November 18, 1824
in Clay Co Ky, daughter of WILLIAM BEGLEY and WINNIE SIZEMORE. She was born
1800 in TN, and died Bet. 1870 - 1880 in Clay Co Ky.
Children of WILLIAM ASHER and REBECCA BEGLEY are:
4. i. ORAH3 ASHER, b. 1827, Clay Co Ky; d. Abt. 1870, Clay Co Ky.
ii. MAHALA ASHER, b. 1830.
iii. WILLIAN ASHER, b. 1832.
iv. LUCINDA ASHER, b. 1836.
v. MARY J ASHER, b. 1836.
vi. A.J. ASHER, b. 1840.
vii. MARTHA ASHER, b. 1850.
3. CHINA2 ASHER (DILLION1) was born 1819. She married JOHN HENDRICKSON, JR.
February 18, 1842 in Clay Co Ky, son of JOHN HENDRICKSON and MARY JOHNSON.
He was born November 12, 1819 in Harlan Co Ky., and died December 02, 1859.
Children of CHINA ASHER and JOHN HENDRICKSON are:
5. i. PRESTON3 HENDNDRICKSON, b. April 19, 1845, Kentucky; d. July 03, 1899.
ii. SID HENDRICKSON.
iii. MARTHA HENDRICKSON, b. 1848.
iv. THOMAS HENDNDRICKSON, b. 1850.
v. AMANDA HENDNDRICKSON, b. 1853.
vi. JOHN HENDNDRICKSON, b. 1855.
vii. JAMES HENDNDRICKSON, b. January 21, 1857; d. June 21, 1936.
viii. NOAH HENDNDRICKSON, b. January 1860.
Generation No. 3
4. ORAH3 ASHER (WILLIAM BLEVINS2, DILLION1) was born 1827 in Clay Co Ky, and
died Abt. 1870 in Clay Co Ky. She married JOHN L. BOWLING February 04, 1847
in Clay Co Ky, son of JAMES BOWLING and KIZZE LOCKARD. He was born 1816 in
Children of ORAH ASHER and JOHN BOWLING are:
i. LUTECIA4 BOWLING, b. 1849.
ii. THOMAS J. BOWLING, b. 1853.
iii. CHRISTOPHER BOWLING, b. 1854.
iv. LUCINDA BOWLING, b. 1856.
v. MARY JANE BOWLING, b. 1859.
vi. WILLIAM BOWLING, b. 1863.
vii. MAHALA BOWLING, b. 1868; m. SIMON PETER PFAFF.
Notes for SIMON PETER PFAFF:
Born in Emanual Ky Knox Co Married Mahalia Bowling May 2, 1889
5. PRESTON3 HENDNDRICKSON (CHINA2 ASHER, DILLION1) was born April 19, 1845
in Kentucky, and died July 03, 1899. He married ELIZABETH HINKLE. She was
born Abt. 1849 in Kentucky.
Children of PRESTON HENDNDRICKSON and ELIZABETH HINKLE are:
i. CHINEY4 HENDRICKSON, b. Abt. 1865.
ii. MARILDA HENDRICKSON, b. Abt. 1867.
iii. MARY HENDRICKSON, b. Abt. 1870.
iv. WILLIAM HENDRICKSON, b. Abt. 1872.
v. ELLEZARY HENDRICKSON, b. Abt. 1874.
vi. OLLEY HENDRICKSON, b. Abt. 1876.
vii. CLARA HENDRICKSON, b. January 14, 1878, Kentucky; d. April 19, 1920,
Bell Co,Ky; m. BENJAMIN HARDIN GOODIN; b. July 25, 1870, Kentucky; d.
February 17, 1960, Buried in Pine Hill Cemetery ??.
More About CLARA HENDRICKSON:
Fact 1: Death Date source is Alta Goodin Goforth family Bible