Terry Mason's Family History Site

Major lines: Allen, Beck, Borden, Buck, Burden, Carpenter, Carper, Cobb, Cook, Cornell, Cowan, Daffron, Davis, Downing, Faubion, Fauntleroy, Fenter, Fishback, Foulks, Gray, Harris, Heimbach, Henn, Holland, Holtzclaw, Jackson, Jameson, Johnson, Jones, King, Lewis, Mason, Massengill, McAnnally, Moore, Morgan, Overstreet, Price, Peck, Rice, Richardson, Rogers, Samuel, Smith, Taylor, Thomas, Wade, Warren, Weeks, Webb, Wodell, Yeiser.


Selected Families and Individuals


Joseph Milton Downing

He worked with his father until he married and then began farming in South Hickman precinct, but in 1874 he bought a 109 acre farm in Sandersville precinct. He had his own butcher shop in Lexington. In 1885, he moved to the Downing's "ancestral home on Nicholasville Rd, six miles from Lexington," remaining there until his death. Joseph and Catherine were members of the Providence Christian Church.

Mary Catherine Downing

Died of breast cancer.

Frances Cochran Downing

Never married

George Moore Webb

They farmed in Fayette County.

Marriage Notes for George Moore Webb and Kitty Jane Downing-26881

Lexington Leader, Nov. 22, 1900, p. 6.