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Rebecca Collinsworth

Rebecca Collinsworth

Posted: 1547762693000
Classification: Marriage
Rebecca Collinsworth was my Ggrandmother, she was born 1865 Yokum Station Lee County Va. to Thomas E Collinsworth and Esther Ann (Bluebaugh). Her date of death was 6 Oct. 1930 in Closplint Harland Ky. If anyone can give me information on Rebecca, Thank You

Re: Rebecca Collinsworth

Posted: 1554083477000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Collinsworth

1860 Lee Co. VA
All born in Lee Co. VA
thos. Collinsworth, 49, farm laborer
Esther A., 42
Margaret, 22
Elizabeth, 16
Wm B. M., 14
Silas, 10
Amanda O., 7
Martha, 6
Rebecca A., 3

1870 Yokum Station, Lee, VA
All born in Lee Co. except for Thomas
Easter A., 53
William, 24, works on farm
Martha, 17
Rebecca, 14
Thomas, b. unknown, 16, works on farm

and that's where the trail goes cold --

She had a liason with Eligah Sturgel and Martha Collinsworth b. 1877, Lee Co. and died 1954, princeton, Mercer, WV
Louisa Jane Collinsworth, b. VA 1879 and died 1948, Flat Gap, VA
Source: Harris/Collinsworth family tree, ancestry

She had a second husband Charlie Short.
Same source

Rebecca Collinsworth
Born: 1856, VA
F: Tom Collinsworth, b. VA
M: Hettie Bluball, b. VA
Spouse: Charlie Short, b. 1856
Occ: Housework
Informant: Wiley Hol?, H____ Mill, KY
Rebecca was divorced.
Died: 6 Oct 1930, Harlan Co. KY
Buried: Hobins? Mill, KY, Oct 7, 1930
Source: KY Death Records 1852-1965

I'd contact the harlan county kentucky genealogical and historical societies and ask about a scan/copy of her obituary. Hopefully it will contain more info. Successful Searching!

Re: Rebecca Collinsworth

Posted: 1554089660000
Classification: Query
I’m pretty sure the location of both Informant and burial is Holmes Mill. If you have a account (they are free) this is the death certificate:

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