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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Good morning friends,<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>I need someone who might live in or near Pike or <st1:City
w:st="on">Letcher County</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">KY</st1:State> or
maybe in or near <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Frankfort</st1:City>,
 <st1:State w:st="on">KY</st1:State></st1:place> who can access newspapers
covering the early part of the 20<sup>th</sup> century.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>My goal is to locate an obituary for a minister who died in
Jenkins, <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Letcher County</st1:City>, <st1:State
 w:st="on">KY</st1:State></st1:place> on 15 June 1916.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>He is <b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Rev. Caleb H. HAYNES</span></b>.&nbsp;
He is buried in <st1:City w:st="on">Marshall</st1:City>&#8217;s <st1:PlaceName
w:st="on">Branch</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Cemetery</st1:PlaceType>
on or near the border between <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Pike
  &amp; Letcher</st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">County</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>I have spoken with the librarian at <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City
 w:st="on">Letcher County</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">KY</st1:State></st1:place>
Library and she told me they did not have any newspapers that old but maybe the
state library might have something.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>The county seat of <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName
 w:st="on">Letcher</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">County</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>
is Whitesburg and the <b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Whitesburg &#8220;Mountain
Eagle</span></b>&#8221; newspaper began publication in 1907 and was published
weekly on Thursday.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>The county seat of <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Pike</st1:PlaceType>
<st1:PlaceType w:st="on">County</st1:PlaceType> is Pikeville and the <b><span
style='font-weight:bold'>Pikeville &#8220;<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType
 w:st="on">Pike</st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">County</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>
News</span></b>&#8221; began publication in 1889 and was published weekly on Thursday.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>I am unable to locate any other newspapers for the region.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>I checked the county clerk in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName
 w:st="on">Letcher</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">County</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>
and was told Rev. Haynes did not have a probate filed in their offices.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Anyone who can help, please email me directly.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Thanks<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

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font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Alvie L. Davidson CG<br>
<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Lakeland</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">Florida</st1:State></st1:place><br>
<a href="http://alviesgenealogyspot.blogspot.com">http://alviesgenealogyspot.blogspot.com</a></span></font><o:p></o:p></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>CG and Certified Genealogist are Service Marks of the <br>
Board for Certification of Genealogists <br>
used under license after periodic evaluations by the Board.</span></font><o:p></o:p></p>

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